Alessandro de Moura

Alessandro de Moura

University of Aberdeen

Alessandro applies his expertise in physics and mathematics to understand fundamental biological processes.

 


Alessandro has a background in dynamical systems and statistical physics. He applies his expertise in physics and mathematics to understand fundamental biological processes.

Joint publications:

  1. Hawkins, M, Retkute, R, Müller, CA, Saner, N, Tanaka, TU, de Moura, AP, Nieduszynski, CA. High-resolution replication profiles define the stochastic nature of genome replication initiation and termination. Cell Rep. 2013;5 (4):1132-41. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.10.014. PubMed PMID:24210825 PubMed Central PMC3898788.
  2. Müller, CA, Hawkins, M, Retkute, R, Malla, S, Wilson, R, Blythe, MJ, Nakato, R, Komata, M, Shirahige, K, de Moura, AP, Nieduszynski, CA. The dynamics of genome replication using deep sequencing. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014;42 (1):e3. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkt878. PubMed PMID:24089142 PubMed Central PMC3874191.
  3. Saner, N, Karschau, J, Natsume, T, Gierlinski, M, Retkute, R, Hawkins, M, Nieduszynski, CA, Blow, JJ, de Moura, AP, Tanaka, TU. Stochastic association of neighboring replicons creates replication factories in budding yeast. J. Cell Biol. 2013;202 (7):1001-12. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201306143. PubMed PMID:24062338 PubMed Central PMC3787376.
  4. Retkute, R, Nieduszynski, CA, de Moura, A. Mathematical modeling of genome replication. Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys. 2012;86 (3 Pt 1):031916. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.86.031916. PubMed PMID:23030953 PubMed Central PMC3671344.
  5. Retkute, R, Nieduszynski, CA, de Moura, A. Dynamics of DNA replication in yeast. Phys. Rev. Lett. 2011;107 (6):068103. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.068103. PubMed PMID:21902372 PubMed Central PMC3671325.
  6. de Moura, AP, Retkute, R, Hawkins, M, Nieduszynski, CA. Mathematical modelling of whole chromosome replication. Nucleic Acids Res. 2010;38 (17):5623-33. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkq343. PubMed PMID:20457753 PubMed Central PMC2943597.