2013

The DEAD-box helicase DDX3 substitutes for the cap-binding protein eIF4E to promote compartmentalized translation initiation of the HIV-1 genomic RNA.
Soto-Rifo R*, Rubilar PS, Ohlmann T*.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2013 Jul;41(12):6286-99. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkt306. Epub 2013 Apr 28.
*Corresponding authors

The role of the DEAD-box RNA helicase DDX3 in mRNA metabolism.
Soto-Rifo R*, Ohlmann T.
Wiley Interdiscip Rev RNA. 2013 Jul-Aug;4(4):369-85. doi: 10.1002/wrna.1165. Epub 2013 Apr 18.
*Corresponding author

miRNA repression of translation in vitro takes place during 43S ribosomal scanning.
Ricci EP*, Limousin T*, Soto-Rifo R*, Rubilar PS, Decimo D, Ohlmann T.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2013 Jan 7;41(1):586-98. doi: 10.1093/nar/gks1076. Epub 2012 Nov 17.
*Co-first authors, equal contributions

Translation initiation is driven by different mechanisms on the HIV-1 and HIV-2 genomic RNAs.
de Breyne S, Soto-Rifo R, López-Lastra M, Ohlmann T.
Virus Res. 2013 Feb;171(2):366-81. doi: 10.1016/j.virusres.2012.10.006. Epub 2012 Oct 16. Review.