Maria Fousteri Research Group

Publications from the last 10 years

Anastasios Liakos, Anna-Chloe Synacheri, Dimitris Konstantopoulos, Georgios C Stefos, Matthieu D Lavigne, Maria Fousteri. 2023, "Enhanced frequency of transcription pre-initiation complexes assembly after exposure to UV irradiation results in increased repair activity and reduced probabilities for mutagenesis", Nucleic Acids Research, gkad593 [doi].

Smaragda Fanourgakis, Anna-Chloe Synacheri, Matthieu D. Lavigne, Dimitris Konstantopoulos, Maria Fousteri. 2023, "Histone H2Bub dynamics in the 5' region of active genes are tightly linked to the UV-induced transcriptional response.", Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal, 21: 614-629. [Link].

Angelos Papaspyropoulos; Orsalia Hazapis; Abdullah Altulea; Aikaterini Polyzou; Panayotis Verginis; Maria Fousteri; Argyris Papantonis; Marco Demaria; Vassilis Gorgoulis. 2023. "Decoding of translation-regulating entities reveals heterogeneous translation deficiency patterns in cellular senescence". Aging Cell. e13893. doi: 10.1111/acel.13893.

Marietta Armaka#*, Dimitris Konstantopoulos#, Christos Tzaferis#, Matthieu D Lavigne#, Maria Sakkou#, Anastasios Liakos, Petros P Sfikakis, Meletios A Dimopoulos, Maria Fousteri*, George Kollias*, 2022. ‘Single-cell multimodal analysis identifies common regulatory programs in Synovial Fibroblasts of Rheumatoid Arthritis patients and modelled TNF-driven arthritis’. Genome Medicine, doi:
# equally contributed, first authors, *Corresponding authors

Zoi Spyropoulou, Angelos Papaspyropoulos, Nefeli Lagopati, Vassilios Myrianthopoulos, Alexandros G. Georgakilas, Maria Fousteri, Athanassios Kotsinas and Vassilis G. Gorgoulis (2021). ‘Cockayne Syndrome Group B (CSB): The Regulatory Framework Governing the Multifunctional Protein and Its Plausible Role in Cancer’. Cells 2021, 10(4), 866;

Georgios C Stefos, Eszter Szantai, Dimitris Konstantopoulos, Martina Samiotaki, Maria Fousteri. 2021, "aniFOUND: analysing the associated proteome and genomic landscape of the repaired nascent non-replicative chromatin", Nucleic Acids Research, gkab144 [doi].

Zannikou M, Barbayianni I, Fanidis D, Grigorakaki T, Vlachopoulou E, Konstantopoulos D, Fousteri M, Nikitopoulou I, Kotanidou A, Kaffe E, Aidinis V. 2021, "MAP3K8 Regulates Cox-2-Mediated Prostaglandin E 2 Production in the Lung and Suppresses Pulmonary Inflammation and Fibrosis.", J Immunol, 2021 Feb 1; 206(3):607-620. [PubMed].

Valeria Kaltezioti, Iosifina P Foskolou, Matthieu D Lavigne, Elpinickle Ninou, Matina Tsampoula, Maria Fousteri, Marigoula Margarity, Panagiotis K Politis. 2020, "Prox1 inhibits neurite outgrowth during central nervous system development", Cell Mol Life Sci., 2020 Nov 28. doi: 10.1007/s00018-020-03709-2 [PubMed].

Liakos A, Konstantopoulos D, Lavigne MD, Fousteri M. 2020, "Continuous transcription initiation guarantees robust repair of all transcribed genes and regulatory regions", Nature Communications, 11 Article number: 916, 14 February 2020, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-14566-9 [PubMed].

Lavigne MD, Konstantopoulos D, Ntakou-Zamplara KZ, Liakos A, Fousteri M. 2017, "Global unleashing of transcription elongation waves in response to genotoxic stress restricts somatic mutation rate", Nat Commun. , 8(1): 2076. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02145-4 [Nat. Comm].

Liakos A, Lavigne MD, Fousteri M. 2017, "Nucleotide Excision Repair: From Neurodegeneration to Cancer", Adv Exp Med Biol.; , [Personalised Medicine; Lessons from Neurodegeneration to Cancer] 1007:17-39. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-60733-7_2 .

Vermeulen W, Fousteri M., 2013. Mammalian transcription-coupled excision repair. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a012625.

Dinant C, Ampatziadis-Michailidis G, Lans H, Tresini M, Lagarou A, Grosbart M, Theil AF, van Cappellen WA, Kimura H, Bartek J, Fousteri M, Houtsmuller AB, Vermeulen W, Marteijn JA., 2013. Enhanced chromatin dynamics by FACT promotes transcriptional restart after UV-induced DNA damage. Mol Cell, 51: 469-79.

Schwertman P, Lagarou A, Dekkers DH, Raams A, van der Hoek AC, Hoeijmakers JHJ, Demmers J, Fousteri M, Vermeulen W, Marteijn J.2012, "The newly identified UV-s syndrome protein KIAA1530/UVSSA recruits USP7 to regulate transcription-coupled repair.", Nature Genetics, 44:, 598-602.

Overmeer R, Moser J, Volker M, Kool H, Tomkinson AE, van Zeeland AA, Mullenders LHF, Fousteri M. 2011, "Replication Protein A safeguards genome integrity by controlling NER incision events.", J Cell Biology, 192: , 401-14 [PubMed].

Lagerwerf S, Vrouwe MG, Overmeer RM, Fousteri M, Mullenders LH 2011, "DNA damage response and transcription.", DNA Repair, 10:, 743-750 [PubMed].