* All publications listed at NCBI (PubMed)

Selected publications

Perino M., G. van Mierlo, I.D. Karemaker, S. van Genesen, M. Vermeulen, H. Marks, S.J. van Heeringen, G.J.C. Veenstra. 2018. MTF2 recruits Polycomb Repressive Complex 2 by helical shape-selective DNA binding. Nature Genetics, 50: 1002-1010 (doi: 10.1038/s41588-018-0134-8).
www Nature Genetics          download Springer Nature SharedIt Online access          data NCBI GSE GSE94300          tracks UCSC track hub

Gibeaux R, Acker R, Kitaoka M, Georgiou G, van Kruijsbergen I, Ford B, Marcotte EM, Nomura DK, Kwon T, Veenstra GJC, Heald R. 2018. Paternal chromosome loss and metabolic crisis contribute to hybrid inviability in Xenopus. Nature, 553, 337-341 (doi: 10.1038/nature25188).
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Elurbe DM, Paranjpe SS, Georgiou G, van Kruijsbergen I, Bogdanovic O, Gibeaux R, Heald R, Lister R, Huynen MA, van Heeringen SJ, Veenstra GJC. 2017. Regulatory remodeling in the allo-tetraploid frog Xenopus laevis. Genome Biol., 18, page 198 (doi: 10.1186/s13059-017-1335-7.).
www Genome Biology          download PDF          tracks UCSC Xenopus track hub

Session A.M., Y. Uno, T. Kwon, J.A. Chapman, A. Toyoda, S. Takahashi, A. Fukui, A. Hikosaka, A. Suzuki, M. Kondo, S.J. van Heeringen, (...), O. Bogdanovic, R. Lister, G. Georgiou, S.S. Paranjpe, I. van Kruijsbergen, (...), G.J.C. Veenstra, A. Fujiyama, R.M. Harland, M. Taira, D.S. Rokhsar. 2016. Genome evolution in the allotetraploid frog Xenopus laevis. Nature 538: 336-343 (doi: 10.1038/nature19840).
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Gazdag E., U.G. Jacobi, I. van Kruijsbergen, D.L. Weeks, G.J.C. Veenstra. 2016. Activation of a T-box-Otx2-Gsc gene network independent of TBP and TBP-related factors. Development, 143, 1340-1350 (doi:10.1242/dev.131664).
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Bogdanovic O., A.H. Smits, E. de la Calle Mustienes, J.J. Tena, E. Ford, R. Williams, U. Senanayake, M.D. Schultz, S. Hontelez, I. van Kruijsbergen, T. Rayon, F.Gnerlich, T. Carell, G.J.C. Veenstra, M. Manzanares, T. Sauka-Spengler, J.R. Ecker, M. Vermeulen, J.L. Gomez-Skarmeta, R. Lister. 2016. Active DNA demethylation at enhancers during the vertebrate phylotypic period. Nature Genet., 48, 417-426 (doi:10.1038/ng.3522).
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Hontelez S., I. van Kruijsbergen, G. Georgiou, S. J. van Heeringen, O. Bogdanovic, R. Lister, G.J.C. Veenstra. 2015. Embryonic transcription is controlled by maternally defined chromatin state. Nature Commun., 6, 10148 (doi: 10.1038/ncomms10148).
www Nature Communications          download PDF          data NCBI GSE67974          tracks UCSC Xenopus track hub

Heeringen, S.J. van, R.C. Akkers, I. van Kruijsbergen, M.A. Arif, L.L.P. Hanssen, N. Sharifi, G.J.C. Veenstra. 2014. Principles of nucleation of H3K27 methylation during embryonic development. Genome Research, 24, 401-410 (doi: 10.1101/gr.159608.113).
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Akkers, R.C., S.J. van Heeringen, U.G. Jacobi, E.M. Janssen-Megens, K.-J. Françoijs, H.G. Stunnenberg and G.J.C. Veenstra. 2009. A hierarchy of H3K4me3 and H3K27me3 acquisition in spatial gene regulation in Xenopus embryos. Developmental Cell, 17, 425-434.
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Veenstra, G.J.C., D.L. Weeks and A.P. Wolffe. 2000. Distinct roles for TBP and TBP-like factor in early embryonic gene transcription in Xenopus. Science, 290, 2312-2315.     
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Jones P.L., G.J.C. Veenstra, P.A. Wade, D. Vermaak, S.U. Kass, N. Landsberger, J. Strouboulis, A.P. Wolffe. 1998. Methylated DNA and MeCP2 recruit histone deacetylase to repress transcription. Nature Genetics, 19, 187-191.     
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Perino M., G.J.C. Veenstra. 2016. Chromatin control of developmental dynamics and plasticity. Developmental Cell 38: 610-620. (doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2016.08.004).
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Paranjpe S.S., G.J.C. Veenstra. 2015. Establishing pluripotency in early development. Biochim Biophys Acta, 1849, 626-636 (doi:10.1016/j.bbagrm.2015.03.006).
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Kruijsbergen I. van, S. Hontelez, G.J.C. Veenstra. 2015. Recruiting polycomb to chromatin. Int. J. Biochem. Cell Biol., 67, 177-187 (doi:10.1016/j.biocel.2015.05.006).
www Int. J. Biochem. Cell Biol.          download PDF         

Bogdanovic, O., S.J. van Heeringen, G.J.C. Veenstra. 2012. The epigenome in early vertebrate development. Genesis, 50, 192206 (doi: 10.1002/dvg.20831).     
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Akhtar, W. and G.J.C. Veenstra. 2011. TBP-related factors: A paradigm of diversity in transcription initiation. Cell and Bioscience, 1, 23 (doi:10.1186/2045-3701-1-23)     
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Marks, H., G.J.C. Veenstra and H.G. Stunnenberg. 2010. Insightful tales from single embryonic cells. Cell Stem Cell, 6, 397-398.     
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Radboud University Faculty of Science Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences Dept. Molecular Developmental Biology