Alexandre Gaspar Maia, PhD

  • 1351 Citations
  • 12 Scopus h-Index
20062018

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Research Output

  • 1351 Citations
  • 12 Scopus h-Index
  • 11 Article
  • 3 Review article
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Chapter
2018

Transcription-associated histone pruning demarcates macroH2A chromatin domains

Sun, Z., Filipescu, D., Andrade, J., Gaspar Maia, A., Ueberheide, B. & Bernstein, E., Oct 1 2018, In : Nature Structural and Molecular Biology. 25, 10, p. 958-970 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2016

Cbx8 Acts Non-canonically with Wdr5 to Promote Mammary Tumorigenesis

Chung, C. Y., Sun, Z., Mullokandov, G., Bosch, A., Qadeer, Z. A., Cihan, E., Rapp, Z., Parsons, R., Aguirre-Ghiso, J. A., Farias, E. F., Brown, B. D., Gaspar-Maia, A. & Bernstein, E., Jul 12 2016, In : Cell reports. 16, 2, p. 472-486 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Chromatin Dynamics and Epigenetics of Stem Cells and Stem-Like Cancer Cells

Gaspar Maia, A. & Sevilla, A., Aug 24 2016, Chromatin Signaling and Diseases. Elsevier Inc., p. 311-327 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

Histone Variant H2A.Z.2 Mediates Proliferation and Drug Sensitivity of Malignant Melanoma

Vardabasso, C., Gaspar-Maia, A., Hasson, D., Pünzeler, S., Valle-Garcia, D., Straub, T., Keilhauer, E. C., Strub, T., Dong, J., Panda, T., Chung, C. Y., Yao, J. L., Singh, R., Segura, M. F., Fontanals-Cirera, B., Verma, A., Mann, M., Hernando, E., Hake, S. B. & Bernstein, E., Jan 1 2015, In : Molecular Cell. 59, 1, p. 75-88 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

NR2F1 controls tumour cell dormancy via SOX9- and RARβ-driven quiescence programmes

Sosa, M. S., Parikh, F., Maia, A. G., Estrada, Y., Bosch, A., Bragado, P., Ekpin, E., George, A., Zheng, Y., Lam, H. M., Morrissey, C., Chung, C. Y., Farias, E. F., Bernstein, E. & Aguirre-Ghiso, J. A., Jan 30 2015, In : Nature communications. 6, 6170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

92 Scopus citations
2013

Erratum: MacroH2A histone variants act as a barrier upon reprogramming towards pluripotency (Nature Communications (2013) 4, (1565) DOI: 10.1038/ncomms2582)

Gaspar-Maia, A., Qadeer, Z. A., Hasson, D., Ratnakumar, K., Leu, N. A., Leroy, G., Liu, S., Costanzi, C., Valle-Garcia, D., Schaniel, C., Lemischka, I., Garcia, B., Pehrson, J. R. & Bernstein, E., 2013, In : Nature communications. 4, 2090.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

MacroH2A histone variants act as a barrier upon reprogramming towards pluripotency

Gaspar-Maia, A., Qadeer, Z. A., Hasson, D., Ratnakumar, K., Adrian Leu, N., Leroy, G., Liu, S., Costanzi, C., Valle-Garcia, D., Schaniel, C., Lemischka, I., Garcia, B., Pehrson, J. R. & Bernstein, E., Jan 1 2013, In : Nature communications. 4, 1565.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

112 Scopus citations
2012

MicroRNA regulation of Cbx7 mediates a switch of polycomb orthologs during ESC differentiation

O'Loghlen, A., Muñoz-Cabello, A. M., Gaspar-Maia, A., Wu, H. A., Banito, A., Kunowska, N., Racek, T., Pemberton, H. N., Beolchi, P., Lavial, F., Masui, O., Vermeulen, M., Carroll, T., Graumann, J., Heard, E., Dillon, N., Azuara, V., Snijders, A. P., Peters, G., Bernstein, E. & 1 others, Gil, J., Jan 6 2012, In : Cell Stem Cell. 10, 1, p. 33-46 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

133 Scopus citations
2011

Erratum: Open chromatin in pluripotency and reprogramming (Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology (2011) 12 (36-47))

Gaspar-Maia, A., Alajem, A., Meshorer, E. & Ramalho-Santos, M., Apr 1 2011, In : Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology. 12, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Open chromatin in pluripotency and reprogramming

Gaspar-Maia, A., Alajem, A., Meshorer, E. & Ramalho-Santos, M., Jan 1 2011, In : Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology. 12, 1, p. 36-47 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

323 Scopus citations

Stem cells and reprogramming: Breaking the epigenetic barrier?

Ang, Y. S., Gaspar-Maia, A., Lemischka, I. R. & Bernstein, E., Jul 1 2011, In : Trends in Pharmacological Sciences. 32, 7, p. 394-401 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

42 Scopus citations
2009

Chd1 regulates open chromatin and pluripotency of embryonic stem cells

Gaspar-Maia, A., Alajem, A., Polesso, F., Sridharan, R., Mason, M. J., Heidersbach, A., Ramalho-Santos, J., McManus, M. T., Plath, K., Meshorer, E. & Ramalho-Santos, M., Aug 13 2009, In : Nature. 460, 7257, p. 863-868 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

346 Scopus citations
2008

High-efficiency stem cell fusion-mediated assay reveals Sall4 as an enhancer of reprogramming

Wong, C. C., Gaspar-Maia, A., Ramalho-Santos, M. & Reijo Pera, R. A., Apr 16 2008, In : PloS one. 3, 4, e1955.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations
2007

Is there a plastid in Perkinsus atlanticus (Phylum Perkinsozoa)?

Leonor Teles-Grilo, M., Tato-Costa, J., Duarte, S. M., Maia, A., Casal, G. & Azevedo, C., Jul 2 2007, In : European Journal of Protistology. 43, 2, p. 163-167 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Molecular karyotype analysis of Perkinsus atlanticus (Phylum Perkinsozoa) by pulsed field gel electrophoresis

Leonor Teles-Grilo, M., Duarte, S. M., Tato-Costa, J., Gaspar-Maia, A., Oliveira, C., Rocha, A. A., Marques, A., Cordeiro-da-Silva, A. & Azevedo, C., Nov 5 2007, In : European Journal of Protistology. 43, 4, p. 315-318 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Systematic identification of cis-regulatory sequences active in mouse and human embryonic stem cells

Grskovic, M., Chaivorapol, C., Gaspar-Maia, A., Li, H. & Ramalho-Santos, M., Aug 2007, In : PLoS genetics. 3, 8, p. 1524-1540 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Scopus citations
2006

RNA interference in embryonic stem cells and the prospects for future therapies

Heidersbach, A., Gaspar-Maia, A., McManus, M. T. & Ramalho-Santos, M., Mar 1 2006, In : Gene Therapy. 13, 6, p. 478-486 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

17 Scopus citations