Dr Alexander Borodavka

Sir Henry Wellcome Post Doctoral Fellow
School of Molecular and Cellular Biology

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Bravo JPK, Borodavka A, Barth A, Calabrese AN, Mojzes P, Cockburn JJB, Lamb DC, Tuma R Stability of local secondary structure determines selectivity of viral RNA chaperones. Nucleic acids research, 2018
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Borodavka A, Dykeman EC, Schrimpf W, Lamb DC Protein-mediated RNA folding governs sequence-specific interactions between rotavirus genome segments eLife 6, 2017
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Borodavka A, Singaram SW, Stockley PG, Gelbart WM, Ben-Shaul A, Tuma R Sizes of Long RNA Molecules Are Determined by the Branching Patterns of Their Secondary Structures Biophysical Journal 111 2077-2085, 2016
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Borodavka A, Ault J, Stockley PG, Tuma R Evidence that avian reovirusσNS is an RNA chaperone: implications for genome segment assortment. Nucleic acids research, 2015
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Stockley PG, Twarock R, Bakker SE, Barker AM, Borodavka A, Dykeman E, Ford RJ, Pearson AR, Phillips SEV, Ranson NA, Tuma R Packaging signals in single-stranded RNA viruses: Nature's alternative to a purely electrostatic assembly mechanism Journal of Biological Physics 39 277-287, 2013
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Borodavka A, Tuma R, Stockley PG A two-stage mechanism of viral RNA compaction revealed by single molecule fluorescence RNA Biology 10 481-489, 2013
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Borodavka A, Tuma R, Stockley PG Evidence that viral RNAs have evolved for efficient, two-stage packaging Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 109 15769-15774, 2012
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