Eric C. Achberger
PhD: The Pennsylvania State University
Phone: 225-578‐2790 Lab Phone: 225-578‐2005
Office: 520 Life Sciences Building
Lab: 522 / 529 Life Sciences Building
Area of Interest
Molecular biology; biochemical and genetic analysis of protein-DNA interactions in transcription initiation and DNA restriction.
Beary, T. P., H. D. Braymer and E. C. Achberger. 1997. Evidence of participation of McrBS in McrBC restriction in Escherichia coli K-12. J. Bacteriol. 179:7768-7775.
Silverman, H., S. J. Nichols, J. S. Cherry, E. C. Achberger, J. W. Lynn, and T. H. Dietz. 1997. Clearance of laboratory-cultured bacteria by freshwater bivalves: difference between lentic and lotic unioids. Can. J. Zool. 75:1857-1866.
Nickerson C.A. and E.C. Achberger. 1995. RNA Polymerase from Escherichia coli Structures the Promoter in the Presence of Curved DNA. J. Bacteriol. 177:5756-5761.
Kawagoe, Y., E.C. Achberger, S.G. Bartlett, and N. Murai. 1995. A nuclear-encoded chloroplast RNP-80 protein from bean binds to a thymine-rich sequence of single stranded DNA. Plant Science 111:199-207.
Ross, T. K., E. C. Achberger, and H. D. Braymer. 1989. Identification of a second protein required for the McrB restriction of 5-methylcytosine-containing DNA in Escherichia coli K-12. Mol. Gen. Genet. 216:402-407.