Publications

Wiryaman T, Toor N. 2017. Structure determination of group II introns. Methods in press.

Chan RT, Keating KS, Go MC, Toor N. 2016. Identification of a GUAAY Pentaloop Sequence Involved in a Novel RNA Loop-Helix Interaction. Journal of Molecular Biology 428: 4882-4889.

Peters JK, Toor, N. 2015. Group II intron lariat: Structural insights into the spliceosome. RNA Biology 12: 913-917.

Robart AR, Chan RT, Peters JK, Rajashankar KR, Toor N. 2014. Crystal structure of a eukaryotic group II intron lariat. Nature 514: 193-197.

Chan RT, Robart AR, Rajashankar KR, Toor N. 2012. Crystal structure of a group II intron in the pre-catalytic state. Nature Structural and Molecular Biology 19: 555-557.

Toor N, Keating KS, Fedorova O, Rajashankar K, Wang J, Pyle AM. 2010. Tertiary Architecture of the Oceanobacillus iheyensis Group II Intron. RNA 16: 57-69.

Keating KS, Toor N, Perlman PS, Pyle AM. 2010. A structural analysis of the group II intron active-site and implications for spliceosomal catalysis. RNA 16: 1-9.

Toor N, Keating KS, Pyle AM. 2009. Structural insights into RNA splicing. Current Opinion in Structural Biology 19: 260-266.

Keating KS, Toor N, Pyle AM. 2008. The GANC tetraloop receptor interaction. Journal of Molecular Biology 383: 475-481.

Toor N, Rajashankar K, Keating KS, Pyle AM. 2008. Structural basis of exon recognition by a group II intron. Nature Structural and Molecular Biology 15: 1221-1222.

Toor N, Keating KS, Taylor SD, Pyle AM. 2008. Crystal structure of a self-spliced group II intron. Science 320: 77-82.

Toor N, Robart AR, Christianson J, Zimmerly S. 2006. Self-splicing of a group IIC intron: 5′ exon recognition and alternative 5′ splicing events implicate the stemloop motif of a transcriptional terminator.Nucleic Acids Res. 34: 6461-6471.

Dai L, Toor N, Olson R, Keeping A, Zimmerly S. 2003. Database for mobile group II introns. Nucleic Acids Res. 31: 424-426.

Toor N, Zimmerly S. 2002. Identification of a family of group II introns encoding LAGLIDADG ORFs typical of group I introns. RNA 8: 1373-1377.

Toor N, Hausner G, Zimmerly S. 2001. Coevolution of group II intron RNA structures with their intron-encoded reverse transcriptases. RNA 7: 1142-1152.

Toor N, Hausner G, Zimmerly S. 2001. Storage of monokaryotic strains of Podospora anserina. Fungal Genetics Newsletter 48: p. 45.