Samantha is studying how the chromatin environment affects pre-mRNA splicing.
Intron RNA sequences help yeast cells to survive starvation – Edwards SR and Johnson TL. Nature. 2019; 565:578-579. doi: 10.1038/d41586-019-00088-y
Posttranscriptional Regulation of Gcr1 Expression and Activity Is Crucial for Metabolic Adjustment in Response to Glucose Availability. Hossain MA, Claggett JM, Edwards SR, Shi A, Pennebaker SL, Cheng MY, Hasty J, and Johnson TL. Mol Cell. 2016; 62(3):346-58. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2016.04.012.