Splicing: J. A. Steitz, discussion leader|
T. Nilsen, "Trans-Splicing in Vitro."
J. Abelson, "Splicing in Yeast."
C. Guthrie, "Splicing in Yeast."
J. Steitz, "mRNA Processing."
Nucleic Acids and Nucleoprotein Structures: C. Pabo, discussion leader
S. Burley, "X-ray Crystallographic Studies of Eukaryotic Transcription
C. Pabo, "Structure and Design of DNA-Binding Proteins."
T. Steitz, "Crystallographic Studies of Protein-DNA Complexes."
N. Pavletich, "Structural Studies of the p53-DNA Complex."
RNA Editing: K. Stuart: discussion leader
H. Smith, "Conversion of C to U in Apolipoprotein B mRNA."
M. Hanson, "Editing in Plant Organelles."
J. Gott, "Editing in Physarum."
K. Stuart, "Substitution Editing in Trypanosomatid RNAs."
Translational Control: S. Kustu, discussion leader
R. Losick, "Control of Sigma Factor Activity."
E. O'Shea, "In Vitro Studies of Yeast Regulation."
E. P. Geiduschek, "Control of Late Transcription in Bacteriophage T4."
E. Richet, "Control of E. Coli Molk Transcription."
Translation: H. Noller, discussion leader
S. White, "Three-Dimensional Structures of Ribosomal Proteins."
F. Fuller-Pace, "Interaction of DEAD Box Protein DbpA with 23S rRNA."
R. Parker, "Mechanism of mRNA Turnover in Eukaryotes."
H. Noller, "16S rRNA Bases Essential for P-Site Binding."
RNA Catalysis: O. Uhlenbeck, discussion leader
F. Michel, "Long Range Interactions in Group I and II Introns."
R. Collins, "Neurospora Mitochondrial Self-Cleaving Domains."
O. Uhlenbeck, "RNA Catalysis."
Self-Organization: L. Orgel, discussion leader
J. Szostak, "New RNA Enzymes."
J. Rebek, "Organic Chemicals that Replicate."
New Nucleic Acid Functions: L. Gold, discussion leader
M. Green, "Selection of Sequences that Bind to Splicing proteins."
L. Gold, "Unexpected SELEX Results."
Comparative Studies of Nucleic Acids: N. Pace, discussion leader
S. Benner, "Phylogeny of Proteins."
G. Stormo, "Computer Identification of Genes."
M. Sogin, "Phylogeny of Eucaryotes."
N. Pace, "Comparative Analysis of RNase P Structue and Function."