Hofstadter, William, Elene Tsopurashvili, and Ileana M Cristea. “Viral Regulation of Organelle Membrane Contact Sites..” PLoS biology 22.3 (2024): e3002529.
Kichuk, Therese et al. “Using MitER for 3D Analysis of Mitochondrial Morphology and ER Contacts..” Cell reports methods 4.1 (2024): 100692.
Reed, Tavis J et al. “Tapioca: A Platform for Predicting De Novo Protein-Protein Interactions in Dynamic Contexts..” Nature methods 21.3 (2024): 488–500.


Betsinger, Cora N. et al. “Sirtuin 2 Promotes Human Cytomegalovirus Replication by Regulating Cell Cycle Progression.” mSystems 8 (2023): 00510–23.
Edwards, Whitney et al. “Quantitative Proteomic Profiling Identifies Global Protein Network Dynamics in Murine Embryonic Heart Development..” Developmental cell 58.12 (2023): 1087–1105.e4.
Liu, Dawei et al. “IFI16 Phase Separation via Multi-Phosphorylation Drives Innate Immune Signaling..” Nucleic acids research 51.13 (2023): 6819–6840.


Cook, Katelyn C et al. “Restructured Membrane Contacts Rewire Organelles for Human Cytomegalovirus Infection.” Nature communications 13 (2022): 4720.
Justice, Joshua L., and Ileana M. Cristea. “Nuclear Antiviral Innate Responses at the Intersection of DNA Sensing and DNA Repair.” Trends in Microbiology 30 (2022): 1056–1071.
Kennedy, Michelle A. et al. “A TRUSTED Targeted Mass Spectrometry Assay for Pan-Herpesvirus Protein Detection.” Cell Reports 39.6 (2022): 110810.
Kennedy, Michelle A. et al. “HTT-OMNI: A Web-Based Platform for Huntingtin Interaction Exploration and Multi-Omics Data Integration.” Molecular & Cellular Proteomics 21 (2022): 100275.
Robbe, Zachary et al. “CHD4 Is Recruited by GATA4 and NKX2-5 to Repress Noncardiac Gene Programs in the Developing Heart.” Genes Dev. 36.7-8 (2022): 468–482. Print.
Tyl, Matthew, Cora Betsinger, and Ileana Cristea. “Virus–host Protein Interactions As Footprints of Human Cytomegalovirus Replication.” Current Opinion in Virology 52 (2022): 135–147.


Betsinger, Cora N. et al. “The Human Cytomegalovirus Protein pUL13 Targets Mitochondrial Cristae Architecture to Increase Cellular Respiration During Infection.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 118.32 (2021): e2101675118.
Esposito, Mark et al. “TGF-β-Induced DACT1 Biomolecular Condensates Repress Wnt Signalling to Promote Bone Metastasis.” Nat Cell Biol 23.3 (2021): 257–267.
Lum, Krystal, and Ileana Cristea. “Host Innate Immune Response and Viral Immune Evasion During Alphaherpesvirus Infection.” Curr Issues Mol Biol 42 (2021): 635–686.
Murray-Nerger, Laura et al. “Lamin B1 Acetylation Slows the G1 to S Cell Cycle Transition through Inhibition of DNA Repair.” Nucleic Acids Res 49.4 (2021): 2044–2064.
Murray-Nerger, Laura, and Ileana Cristea. “Lamin Post-Translational Modifications: Emerging Toggles of Nuclear Organization and Function.” Trends Biochem Sci (2021): n. pag.
Song, Bokai et al. “Post-Translational Modification Control of Viral DNA Sensors and Innate Immune Signaling.” Adv Virus Res 109 (2021): 163–199.


Adhikari, Subash et al. “A High-Stringency Blueprint of the Human Proteome.” Nat Commun 11.1 (2020): 5301.
Greco, Todd, Michelle Kennedy, and Ileana Cristea. “Proteomic Technologies for Deciphering Local and Global Protein Interactions.” Trends Biochem Sci 45.5 (2020): 454–455.
Howard, Timothy, and Ileana Cristea. “Interrogating Host Antiviral Environments Driven by Nuclear DNA Sensing: A Multiomic Perspective.” Biomolecules 10.12 (2020): n. pag.
Kennedy, Michelle, William Hofstadter, and Ileana Cristea. “TRANSPIRE: A Computational Pipeline to Elucidate Intracellular Protein Movements from Spatial Proteomics Data Sets.” J Am Soc Mass Spectrom 31.7 (2020): 1422–1439.


Betsinger, Cora, and Ileana Cristea. “Mitochondrial Function, Metabolic Regulation, and Human Disease Viewed through the Prism of Sirtuin 4 (SIRT4) Functions.” J Proteome Res 18.5 (2019): 1929–1938.
Carabetta, Valerie et al. “YfmK Is an N-Lysine Acetyltransferase That Directly Acetylates the Histone-Like Protein HBsu in.” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 116.9 (2019): 3752–3757.
Cook, Katelyn et al. “Peroxisome Plasticity at the Virus-Host Interface.” Trends Microbiol 27.11 (2019): 906–914.
Cook, Katelyn, and Ileana Cristea. “Location Is Everything: Protein Translocations As a Viral Infection Strategy.” Curr Opin Chem Biol 48 (2019): 34–43.
Cristea, Ileana, and Kathryn Lilley. “Editorial Overview: Untangling Proteome Organization in Space and Time.” Curr Opin Chem Biol 48 (2019): A1-A4.
Cristea, Ileana et al. “Early-Career Scientists Shaping the World.” mSystems 4.3 (2019): n. pag.
Federspiel, Joel et al. “Hdac4 Interactions in Huntington’s Disease Viewed Through the Prism of Multiomics.” Mol Cell Proteomics 18.8 suppl 1 (2019): S92-S113.

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