Sclafani, R.A., Tecklenburg, M. and Pierce, A. The mcm5-bob1 bypass of Cdc7p/Dbf4p in DNA replication depends on both Cdk1-independent and Cdk1-dependent steps in S. cerevisiae Genetics, 161: 47-57 (2002).
Fletcher, R. J., B. E. Bishop, R. P. Leon, R. A. Sclafani, C. M. Ogata, and X. S. Chen. The structure and function of MCM from archaeal M. Thermoautotrophicum. Nat Struct Biol 10:160-167. (2003) (Selected by journal for cover figure and for "News and Views", see Kelman, Z., and J. Hurwitz. 2003. Structural lessons in DNA replication from the third domain of life. Nat Struct Biol 10:148-150.)
Agarwal, C., R. P. Singh, S. Dhanalakshmi, A. K. Tyagi, M. Tecklenburg, R. A. Sclafani, and R. Agarwal. 2003. Silibinin upregulates the expression of cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitors and causes cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in human colon carcinoma HT-29 cells. Oncogene 22:8271-8282.
Pessoa-Brandão, L. and Sclafani, R.A. (2004) CDC7/DBF4 functions in the translesion synthesis branch of the RAD6 epistasis group in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics 167:1597-1610.
Sclafani, R. A., Fletcher, R. J., and Chen, X. S. (2004) Two heads are better than one: regulation of DNA replication by hexameric helicases. Genes Dev, 18: 2039-2045.
Tyagi, A.K, Singh, R.P., Agarwal, C., Sirirwardana, S., Sclafani R.A. and Agarwal, R. Resveratrol causes Cdc2-tyr15 phosphorylation via the ATM/ATR-Chk1/2-Cdc25C pathway as a central mechanism for S phase arrest in human ovarian carcinoma Ovar-3 cells. Carcinogenesis (2005) 26: 1978-87.
Dohrmann, P. and Sclafani, R.A. Novel Role for Checkpoint Rad53 Protein Kinase in the Initiation of Chromosomal DNA Replication in S. cerevisiae. Genetics, in press (2006).