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A. Benyoucef, C.G. Palii, C. Wang, C.J. Porter, A. Chu, F. Dai, V. Tremblay, P. Rakopoulos, K. Singh, S. Huang, F. Pflumio, J. Hebert, J-F. Couture, T.J. Perkins, K. Ge, F.J. Dilworth & M. Brand.  UTX inhibition as a selective epigenetic therapy against TAL1-driven T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia .   Genes and Development, 30(5): 508-521, 2016 (Page Cover)

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H. Faralli, C. Wang, A.K. Nakka, A. Benyoucef, S. Sebastian, L. Zhuang, A. Chu, C., C.G. Palii, C. Liu, B. Camellato, M. Brand, K. Ge & F.J. Dilworth.  H3K27-demethylase activity of UTX/KDM6A is essential for skeletal muscle regeneration.   Journal of Clinical Investigation, 126(4): 1555-1565, 2016

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Y. Le, S. Fraineau, P. Chandran, M. Sabloff, M. Brand, J.R. Lavoie, R. Gagne, M. Rosu-Myles, C.L. Yauk, R.B. Richardson & D.S. Allan. Adipogenic Mesenchymal Stromal Cells from Bone Marrow and their Hematopoietic Supportive Role: Towards an Understanding of a Permissive Marrow Microenvironment in Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Stem Cell Reviews and Reports. Epub ahead of print. Dec 9, 2015

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M. Brand.   Pharmacologic Control of Chromatin Looping.   Blood, 126(5): 569-570, 2015

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G.A Blobel, D. Bodine, M. Brand,  J. Crispino, M.F.T.R de Bruijn, D. Nathan, T. Pappayannopoulou, C. Porcher, J. Strouboulis, L. Zon, D.R. Higgs, G. Stamatoyannopoulos & J.D. Engel.  An International Effort to Cure a Global Health Problem: A report on the 19th Hemoglobin Switching ConferenceExperimental Hematology, 43(10): 821-837, 2015

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A. Benyoucef & M. Brand.  Epigenetic Gene Regulation and Stem Cell Function.  Translational Epigenetics Series, Epigenetic Gene Expression and Regulation, 7: 149-181, 2015

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P. Zhang, C.P. Chaturvedi, V. Tremblay, M. Cramet, J.S. Brunzelle, G. Skiniotis, M. Brand, A. Shilatifard & J.F. Couture.  A phosphorylation Switch on RbBP5 regulates Histone H3 Lys4 Methylation.   Genes and Development, 29: 123-128, 2015

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S. Fraineau, C.G. Palii, D.S. Allan & M. Brand.  Epigenetic Regulation of Endothelial Cell-mediated Vascular Repair.   FEBS Journal, 282(9): 1605-1629, 2015 (Page Cover)

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V. Tremblay, P. Zhang, C.P. Chaturvedi, J. Thornton, J.S. Brunzelle, G. Skiniotis, A. Shilatifard, M. Brand & J.F. Couture.  Molecular Basis for DPY-30 Association to COMPASS-like and NURF Complexes.   Structure, 22(12): 1821-1830, 2014

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C.G. Palii, B. Vulesevic, S. Fraineau, E. Pranckeviciene, A.J. Griffith, A. Chu, H. Faralli, Y. Li, B. McNeill, J. Sun, T.J. Perkins, F.J. Dilworth, C. Perez-Iratxeta, E.J. Suuronen, D.S. Allan & M. Brand Trichostatin A enhances vascular repair by injected human endothelial progenitors through increasing the expression of TAL1-dependent genes.    Cell Stem Cell, 14(5): 644-657, 2014 (Featured article)

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C-P. Chaturvedi & M. Brand.  EHMT2 (euchromatic histone-lysine N-methyltransferase 2)  Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology 18(1): 38-45, 2014

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M. Andrade-Navarro, F. Kanji, C.G. Palii, M. Brand, H. Atkins & C. Perez-Iratxeta. A method for cell type marker discovery by high-throughput gene expression analysis of mixed cell populations.    BMC Biotechnology, 13: 80, 2013

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 M.R. Mansour, T. Sanda, L.N. Lawton, X. Li, T. Kreslavsky, C.D. Novina, M. Brand, A. Gutierrez, M.A. Kelliher, C.H. Jamieson, H. von Boehmer, R.A. Young & A.T. Look.  The TAL1 complex targets the FBXW7 tumor suppressor by activating miR-223 in human T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia Journal of Experimental Medicine 210(8): 1545-1557, 2013

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S. Sebastian, H. Faralli, Z. Yao, P. Rakopoulos, C. Palii, Y. Cao, K. Singh, Q-C. Liu, A. Chu, A. Aziz, M. Brand, S.J. Tapscott & F.J. Dilworth.  Tissue-specific splicing of a ubiquitously expressed transcription factor is essential for muscle differentiation Genes & Development 27: 1247-1259, 2013

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C-P. Chaturvedi, B. Somasundaram, K.Singh, R.L. Carpenedo, W.L. Stanford, F.J. Dilworth & M. Brand. Maintenance of gene silencing by the coordinate action of the H3K9 methyltransferase G9a/KMT1C and the H3K4 demethylase Jarid1a/KDM5A. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 109(46): 18845-18850, 2012

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S. Li, P. Mattar, D. Zinyk, K. Singh, C-P. Chaturvedi, C. Kovach, R. Dixit, D.M. Kurrasch, Y. Ma, J.A. Chan, V. Wallace, F.J. Dilworth, M. Brand & C. Schuurmans .  GSK3 temporally regulates Neurogenin 2 proneural activity in the neocortex. Journal of Neuroscience 32 (23): 7791-7805, 2012

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  L. Labonté, Y. Li, C.L. Addison, M. Brand, H. Javidnia, M. Corsten, K. Burns & D.S. Allan .  Distinct profile of vascular progenitor attachment to extracellular matrix proteins in cancer patients. Clinical and Investigative Medicine 35 (2): E86-95, 2012

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Y. Li, C. Deng, X. Hu, X. Fu, Y. Qiu, M. Brand, K. Zhao & S. Huang.  Dynamic interaction between TAL1 and LSD1 regulates TAL1 function in hematopoiesis and leukemogenesis. Oncogene, Epub ahead of print February 6, 2012

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S. Sarvan*, V. Avdic*, V. Tremblay*, C-P. Chaturvedi, P. Zhang, S. Lanouette, A. Blais, J.S. Brunzelle, M. Brand & J-F. Couture. Crystal structure of the trithorax group protein ASH2L reveals a forkhead-like DNA binding domain. Nature Structural and Molecular Biology18 (7): 857-859, 2011
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L. Guevel, J.R. Lavoie, C. Perez-Iratxeta, K. Rouger, L. Dubreil, M. Feron, S. Talon M. Brand* & L. Megeney*. Quantitative proteomic analysis of dystrophic dog muscle. Journal of Proteome Research 10 (5): 2465-2478, 2011
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C.G. Palii*, C. Perez-Iratxeta*, Z. Yao, Y. Cao, F. Dai, J. Davison, H. Atkins, D. Allan, F.J. Dilworth, R. Gentleman, S.J. Tapscott & M. Brand. Differential genomic targeting of the transcription factor TAL1 in alternate hematopoietic lineages. The EMBO Journal  30 (3): 494-509, 2011 (Epub Dec 21, 2010)
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C.G. Palii, R. Pasha & M. Brand. Lentiviral-mediated knockdown during ex vivo erythropoiesis of human hematopoietic stem cells. Journal of Visualized Experiments  doi: 10.3791/2813. J Vis Exp. 53, 2011

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A.M. Hosey, C-P Chaturvedi & M. Brand. Crosstalk between histone modifications maintains the developmental pattern of gene expression on a tissue-specific locus.
Epigenetics 5 (4):273-281, 2010

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S. Seenundun*, S. Rampalli*, Q.C. Liu*, A. Aziz, C. Palii, S. Hong, A. Blais, M. Brand, K. Ge & F.J. Dilworth. UTX mediates demethylation of H3K27me3 at muscle-specific genes during myogenesis. The EMBO Journal 29(8):1401-1411, 2010
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C-P. Chaturvedi*, A.M. Hosey*, C. Palii, C. Perez-Iratxeta, Y. Nakatani, J.A. Ranish, F.J. Dilworth & M. Brand. Dual role for the methyltransferase G9a in the maintenance of ß-globin gene transcription in adult erythroid cells. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 106 (43): 18303-18308, 2009
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A.M. Hosey & M. Brand. Chromatin-mediated spreading on active genes. Nature Structural and Molecular Biology 16 (1): 11-13, 2009

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M. Brand, S. Rampalli, C-P. Chaturvedi, and F.J. Dilworth. Analysis of epigenetic modifications of chromatin at specific gene loci by native chromatin immunoprecipitation (N-ChIP) of nucleosomes isolated using hydroxyapatite chromatography. Nature Protocols 3 (3): 398-409, 2008

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C. Demers, C.P. Chaturvedi, J. A. Ranish, G. Juban, P. Lai, F. Morle, R. Aebersold, F. Dilworth, M. Groudine and M. Brand. Activator-mediated Recruitment of the MLL2 Methyltransferase Complex to the ß-globin Locus.  Molecular Cell, 27: 573-584, 2007

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S. Rampalli, L. Li, E. Mak, K. Ge, M. Brand, S.J. Tapscott, and F.J. Dilworth. p38 MAPK signaling pathway regulates recruitment of Ash2L-containing methyltransferase complexes to specific genes during differentiation. Nature Structural and Molecular Biology 14: 1150-1156, 2007

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A. Kim, S. Song, M. Brand and A. Dean. Nucleosome and transcription activator antagonism at human ß-globin locus control region DNase I hypersensitive sites. Nucleic Acids Research 35 (17): 5831-5838, 2007

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J.A Ranish, M. Brand and R. Aebersold. Using stable isotope tagging and MS to characterize protein complexes and to detect changes in their composition. Methods Mol Biol. 359:17-35, 2007

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M. Brand, J. A. Ranish, N. T. Kummer, J. Hamilton, K. Igarashi, C. Francastel, T. Chi, G. R. Crabtree, R. Aebersold and M. Groudine. Dynamic changes in transcription factors complexes during erythroid differentiation revealed by quantitative proteomics. Nature Structural and Molecular Biology, 11 (1): 73-80, 2004

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J. Sun, M. Brand, Y. Zenke, S. Tashiro, M. Groudine and K. Igarashi. Heme regulates dynamics of Bach1 and NF-E2-related factors in the Maf transcription factor network. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 101 (6): 1461-1466, 2004

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N. Cavusoglu,  M. Brand, L. Tora and A. Van Dorsselaer. Novel subunits of the TATA Binding Protein Free TAFII-containing transcription complex identified by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry following one dimensional gel electrophoresis. Proteomics, 3 (2): 217-223, 2003

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S. Hardy*, M. Brand*, G. Mittler, J. Yanagisawa, S. Kato, M. Meisterernst and L. Tora. TATA-binding protein-Free TAF-containing complex (TFTC) and p300 are both required for efficient transcriptional activation. Journal of Biological Chemistry 277: 32875-32882, 2002
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Y. G. Gangloff, J. C. Pointud, S. Thuault, L. Carre, C. Romier, S. Muratoglu, M. Brand, L. Tora, J. L. Couderc and I. Davidson. The TFIID components human TAF(II)140 and Drosophila BIP2 (TAF(II)155) are novel metazoan homologues of yeast TAF(II)47 containing a histone fold and a PHD finger. Molecular and Cellular Biology 21 (15): 5109-51021, 2001

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M. Brand, J. G. Moggs, M. Oulad-Abdelghani, F. Lejeune, F. J. Dilworth, J. Stevenin, G. Almouzni and L. Tora. UV-damaged DNA binding protein in the TFTC complex links DNA damage recognition to nucleosome acetylation. The EMBO Journal 20 (12): 3187-3196, 2001

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M. Brand*, C. Leurent*, V. Mallouh, L. Tora and P. Schultz. Three dimensional structures of the TAFII-containing complexes TFIID and TFTC. Science 286: 2151-2153, 1999
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M. Brand, K. Yamamoto, A. Staub and L.Tora. Identification of TFTC subunits suggests a role in nucleosome acetylation and signal transduction. Journal of Biological Chemistry 274 (26): 18285-18289, 1999

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L. Tora, M. Brand, E. Wieczorek and D. Metzger. The role of TAFII30-containing complexes in vertebrate gene regulation. in: Human Frontier Workshop VII on "Transcription Regulation in Eukaryotes" Eds. P. Chambon, R.D. Kornberg, T. Fukasawa and C. Coath. HFSP, Strasbourg, France. pp. 162-170, 1999

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E. Wieczorek*, M. Brand*, X. Jacq and L. Tora. Function of TAFII-containing complex without TBP in transcription by RNA polymerase II. Nature  393: 187-191, 1998
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