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David H. Rivier

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Contact Information

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of Illinois
601 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801

Associate Professor of Cell & Developmental Biology

Research Interests

Innovation in Undergraduate Education

Protein-Nucleic Interactions


B.S., University of the Pacific (Chemistry/Biology)
Ph.D., University of Oregon-Eugene (Chemistry)
Postdoc., University of California-Berkeley

Additional Campus Affiliations

Associate Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology

Recent Publications

Vandre, C. L., Kamakaka, R. T., & Rivier, D. H. (2008). The DNA end-binding protein Ku regulates silencing at the internal HML and HMR loci in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics, 180(3), 1407-1418.

Hurst, S. T., & Rivier, D. H. (1999). Identification of a compound origin of replication at the HMR-E locus in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 274(7), 4155-4159.

Replogle, K., Hovland, L., & Rivier, D. H. (1999). Designer deletion and prototrophic strains derived from Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain W303-1a. Yeast, 15(11), 1141-1149.<1141::AID-YEA439>3.0.CO;2-P

Rivier, D. H., Ekena, J. L., & Rine, J. (1999). HMR-I is an origin of replication and a silencer in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics, 151(2), 521-529.

Xu, E. Y., Kim, S., Replogle, K., Rine, J., & Rivier, D. H. (1999). Identification of SAS4 and SAS5, two genes that regulate silencing in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics, 153(1), 13-23.

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