Emma Farley

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Medicine
SchoolHealth Sciences
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    Princeton UniversityPostdoc2015Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics
    UC BerkeleyPostdoc2012Molecular and Cellular Biology
    Imperial College LondonPhD2011MRC Clinical Sciences Center
    Oxford UniversityMBiochem2007Department of Biochemistry

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    Deciphering the regulatory principles governing enhancer specificity
    NIH/NHGRI DP2HG010013Sep 30, 2017 - Jun 30, 2022
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Zhang W, Bojorquez-Gomez A, Velez DO, Xu G, Sanchez KS, Shen JP, Chen K, Licon K, Melton C, Olson KM, Yu MK, Huang JK, Carter H, Farley EK, Snyder M, Fraley SI, Kreisberg JF, Ideker T. A global transcriptional network connecting noncoding mutations to changes in tumor gene expression. Nat Genet. 2018 Apr; 50(4):613-620. PMID: 29610481.
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    2. D Antonio M, Weghorn D, D Antonio-Chronowska A, Coulet F, Olson KM, DeBoever C, Drees F, Arias A, Alakus H, Richardson AL, Schwab RB, Farley EK, Sunyaev SR, Frazer KA. Identifying DNase I hypersensitive sites as driver distal regulatory elements in breast cancer. Nat Commun. 2017 09 05; 8(1):436. PMID: 28874753.
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    3. DeBoever C, Li H, Jakubosky D, Benaglio P, Reyna J, Olson KM, Huang H, Biggs W, Sandoval E, D'Antonio M, Jepsen K, Matsui H, Arias A, Ren B, Nariai N, Smith EN, D'Antonio-Chronowska A, Farley EK, Frazer KA. Large-Scale Profiling Reveals the Influence of Genetic Variation on Gene Expression in Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells. Cell Stem Cell. 2017 04 06; 20(4):533-546.e7. PMID: 28388430.
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    4. Farley EK, Olson KM, Zhang W, Rokhsar DS, Levine MS. Syntax compensates for poor binding sites to encode tissue specificity of developmental enhancers. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 06 07; 113(23):6508-13. PMID: 27155014.
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    5. Farley EK, Olson KM, Zhang W, Brandt AJ, Rokhsar DS, Levine MS. Suboptimization of developmental enhancers. Science. 2015 Oct 16; 350(6258):325-8. PMID: 26472909; PMCID: PMC4970741 [Available on 10/16/16].
    6. Farley EK, Olson KM, Levine MS. Regulatory Principles Governing Tissue Specificity of Developmental Enhancers. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 2015; 80:27-32. PMID: 27325706.
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    7. Farley EK. Gene transfer in developing chick embryos: in ovo electroporation. Methods Mol Biol. 2013; 1018:141-50. PMID: 23681625.
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    8. Farley E, Levine M. HOT DNAs: a novel class of developmental enhancers. Genes Dev. 2012 May 01; 26(9):873-6. PMID: 22549952; PMCID: PMC3347785.
    9. Gennet N, Gale E, Nan X, Farley E, Takacs K, Oberwallner B, Chambers D, Li M. Doublesex and mab-3-related transcription factor 5 promotes midbrain dopaminergic identity in pluripotent stem cells by enforcing a ventral-medial progenitor fate. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 May 31; 108(22):9131-6. PMID: 21576465; PMCID: PMC3107330.
    10. Farley EK, Gale E, Chambers D, Li M. Effects of in ovo electroporation on endogenous gene expression: genome-wide analysis. Neural Dev. 2011 Apr 28; 6:17. PMID: 21527010; PMCID: PMC3105949.