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Almeida RA, Fogli A, Gaillard M, Scheper GC, Boesflug-Tanguy O, Pavitt GD (2013) A yeast purification system for human translation initiation factors eIF2 and eIF2Bε and their use in the diagnosis of CACH/VWM disease PLOS One 8:e53958
Reid PJ, Mohammad-Qureshi SS, Pavitt GD. (2012) Identification of Inter-subunit domain interactions within eukaryotic initiation factor (eIF) 2B, the nucleotide exchange factor for translation initiation. J. Biol. Chem. 287:8275-85
Jennings MD, Pavitt GD (2010). eIF5 has GDI activity necessary for translational control by eIF2a phosphorylation. Nature, 465(7296), 378-381
Roseman AM, Borschukova O, Berriman JA, Wynne SA, Pumpens P, Crowther RA (2012) Structures of hepatitis B virus cores presenting a model epitope and their complexes with antibodies. J Mol Biol 423:63-78.
Roseman AM, Beecher N, Jowitt TA, Berry R, Troilo H, Kammerer RA, Shuttleworth CA, Kielty CM, Baldock C (2011) Collagen VI, conformation of A-domain arrays and microfibril architecture. J Biol Chem 286:40266-40275.