Sundari Chodavarapu

Research Associate
sundari@msu.edu

Lab: Jon M. Kaguni
 322 Biochemistry
(517) 432-3153

Publications

Felczak MM, Chodavarapu S, Kaguni JM. “DnaC, the indispensable companion of DnaB helicase, controls the accessibility of DnaB helicase by primase.” J Biol Chem. (2017) Oct 25. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M117.807644

Kim JS, Nanfara MT, Chodavarapu S, Jin KS, Babu VMP, Ghazy MA, Chung S, Kaguni JM, Sutton MD, Cho Y. “Dynamic assembly of Hda and the sliding clamp in the regulation of replication licensing.” Nucleic Acids Res. (2017) Apr 20;45(7):3888-3905. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx081

Chodavarapu S, Kaguni JM. “Replication Initiation in Bacteria.” Enzymes. (2016) 39:1-30. doi: 10.1016/bs.enz.2016.03.001

Chodavarapu S, Jones AD, Feig M, Kaguni JM. “DnaC traps DnaB as an open ring and remodels the domain that binds primase.” Nucleic Acids Res. (2016) Jan 8;44(1):210-20. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkv961

Chodavarapu S, Felczak MM, Simmons LA, Murillo A, Kaguni JM. “Mutant DnaAs of Escherichia coli that are refractory to negative control.” Nucleic Acids Res. (2013) Dec;41(22):10254-67. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkt774

Chodavarapu S, Felczak MM, Kaguni JM. “Two forms of ribosomal protein L2 of Escherichia coli that inhibit DnaA in DNA replication.” Nucleic Acids Res. (2011) May;39(10):4180-91. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkq1203

Chodavarapu S, Gomez R, Vicente M, Kaguni JM. “Escherichia coli Dps interacts with DnaA protein to impede initiation: a model of adaptive mutation.” Mol Microbiol. (2008) Mar;67(6):1331-46. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2008.06127.x

Chodavarapu S, Felczak MM, Yaniv JR, Kaguni JM. “Escherichia coli DnaA interacts with HU in initiation at the E. coli replication origin.” Mol Microbiol. (2008) Feb;67(4):781-92. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2007.06094.x