Florencia Pratto, Ph.D., Stadtman Tenure-Track Investigator, NIH Distinguished Scholar
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Scientific Focus Areas: Genetics and Genomics, Chromosome Biology, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Meiotic recombination mirrors patterns of germline replication in mice and humans.
Pratto F, Brick K, Cheng G, Lam KG, Cloutier JM, Dahiya D, Wellard SR, Jordan PW, Camerini-Otero RD.
Cell (2021 Aug 5) 184:4251-4267.e20. Abstract/Full Text
Cell-type-specific genomics reveals histone modification dynamics in mammalian meiosis.
Lam KG, Brick K, Cheng G, Pratto F, Camerini-Otero RD.
Nat Commun (2019 Aug 23) 10:3821. Abstract/Full Text
Extensive sex differences at the initiation of genetic recombination.
Brick K, Thibault-Sennett S, Smagulova F, Lam KG, Pu Y, Pratto F, Camerini-Otero RD, Petukhova GV.
Nature (2018 Sep) 561:338-342. Abstract/Full Text
Analysis of Meiotic Double-Strand Break Initiation in Mammals.
Brick K, Pratto F, Sun CY, Camerini-Otero RD, Petukhova G.
Methods Enzymol (2018) 601:391-418. Abstract/Full Text
DNA recombination. Recombination initiation maps of individual human genomes.
Pratto F, Brick K, Khil P, Smagulova F, Petukhova GV, Camerini-Otero RD.
Science (2014 Nov 14) 346:1256442. Abstract/Full Text
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