Selected papers:

Phosphorylation of the synaptonemal complex protein SYP-1 promotes meiotic chromosome segregation. Aya Sato-Carlton, Chihiro Nakamura-Tabuchi, Stephane Kazuki Chartrand, Tomoki Uchino, and Peter M. Carlton. Journal of Cell Biology, (in press as of Nov. 2017)

bioRχiv preprint: https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/10/31/211672

5-Hydroxymethylcytosine Marks Sites of DNA Damage and Promotes Genome Stability.
Georgia R. Kafer, Xuan Li, Takuro Horii, Isao Suetake, Shoji Tajima, Izuho Hatada, and Peter M. Carlton.
Cell Reports, 2016/02. doi:10.1016/j.celrep.2016.01.035 PMID:26854228

Protein phosphatase 4 regulates homologous chromosome pairing and synapsis, and maintains recombination competence with increasing age.
Sato-Carlton A, Li X, Crawley O, Testori S, Martínez-Pérez E, Sugimoto A, Carlton PM.
PLOS Genet, 2014/10. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1004638 PMID: 25340746

Application of advanced fluorescence microscopy to the structure of meiotic chromosomes
Peter M. Carlton
Biophys Rev, (2013) 5:313–322 doi:10.1007/s12551-013-0116-0

HAL-2 promotes homologous pairing during Caenorhabditis elegans meiosis by antagonizing inhibitory effects of synaptonemal complex precursors.
Zhang W, Miley N, Zastrow MS, Macqueen AJ, Sato A, Nabeshima K, Martinez-Perez E, Mlynarczyk-Evans S, Carlton PM, Villeneuve AM.
PLOS Genet, 08/2012; 8:e1002880. PMID: 22912597

Fast live simultaneous multiwavelength four-dimensional optical microscopy.
Carlton PM, Boulanger J, Kervrann C, Sibarita JB, Salamero J, Gordon-Messer S, Bressan D, Haber JE, Haase S, Shao L, Winoto L, Matsuda A, Kner P, Uzawa S, Gustafsson M, Kam Z, Agard DA, Sedat JW.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2010 Sep 14;107(37):16016-22. Epub 2010 Aug 12. PMID: 20705899

Interlock formation and coiling of meiotic chromosome axes during synapsis.
Wang CJ☆, Carlton PM☆, Golubovskaya IN, Cande WZ.
(☆co-first authors)
Genetics, 2009 Nov;183(3):905-15. Epub 2009 Sep 14. PMID: 19752214

Subdiffraction multicolor imaging of the nuclear periphery with 3D structured illumination microscopy.
Schermelleh L☆, Carlton PM☆, Haase S, Shao L, Winoto L, Kner P, Burke B, Cardoso MC, Agard DA, Gustafsson MG, Leonhardt H, Sedat JW.
(☆co-first authors)
Science, 2008 Jun 6;320(5881):1332-6. PMID: 18535242

Three-dimensional resolution doubling in wide-field fluorescence microscopy by structured illumination.
Gustafsson MG, Shao L, Carlton PM, Wang CJ, Golubovskaya IN, Cande WZ, Agard DA, Sedat JW.
Biophys J, 2008 Jun;94(12):4957-70. Epub 2008 Mar 7. PMID: 18326650

Three-dimensional structured illumination microscopy and its application to chromosome structure.
Carlton PM
Chromosome Res, 2008;16(3):351-65. Review. PMID: 18461477

Others:

Nuclear pore complex remodeling by p75 NTR cleavage controls TGF-β signaling and astrocyte functions.
Schachtrup C, Ryu JK, Mammadzada K, Khan AS, Carlton PM, Perez A, Christian F, Le Moan N, Vagena E, Baeza-Raja B, Rafalski V, Chan JP, Nitschke R, Houslay MD, Ellisman MH, Wyss-Coray T, Palop JJ, Akassoglou K.
Nat Neurosci 2015 Jun 29. PMID: 26120963

Nucleosome compaction facilitates HP1γ binding to methylated H3K9.
Mishima Y, Jayasinghe CD, Lu K, Otani J, Shirakawa M, Kawakami T, Kimura H, Hojo H., Carlton P., Tajima S., Suetake I.
Nucleic Acids Res, 2015. 43,10200–10212.

NanoScript: A Nanoparticle-Based Artificial Transcription Factor for Effective Gene Regulation.
Patel S, Jung D, Yin PT, Carlton P, Yamamoto M, Bando T, Sugiyama H, Lee KB
ACS Nano, 2014 Sep 23;8(9):8959-67. PMID: 25133310

Dynein-dependent processive chromosome motions promote homologous pairing in C. elegans meiosis.
Wynne DJ, Rog O, Carlton PM, Dernburg AF.
J Cell Biol, 2012 Jan 9;196(1):47-64. PMID: 22232701

OMX: a new platform for multimodal, multichannel wide-field imaging.
Dobbie IM, King E, Parton RM, Carlton PM, Sedat JW, Swedlow JR, Davis I.
Cold Spring Harb Protoc, 2011 Aug 1;2011(8):899-909. doi: 10.1101/pdb.top121. PMID: 21807861

Quantitative immunofluorescence mapping reveals little functional coclustering of proteins within platelet α-granules.
Kamykowski J, Carlton P, Sehgal S, Storrie B.
Blood, 2011 Aug 4;118(5):1370-3. Epub 2011 May 26. PMID: 21622648

Sequence-dependent sorting of recycling proteins by actin-stabilized endosomal microdomains.
Puthenveedu MA, Lauffer B, Temkin P, Vistein R, Carlton P, Thorn K, Taunton J, Weiner OD, Parton RG, von Zastrow M.
Cell, 2010 Nov 24;143(5):761-73. PMID: 21111236

Condensed mitotic chromosome structure at nanometer resolution using PALM and EGFP- histones.
Matsuda A, Shao L, Boulanger J, Kervrann C, Carlton PM, Kner P, Agard D, Sedat JW.
PLOS One, 2010 Sep 15;5(9):e12768. PMID: 20856676

Cytoskeletal forces span the nuclear envelope to coordinate meiotic chromosome pairing and synapsis.
Sato A, Isaac B, Phillips CM, Rillo R, Carlton PM, Wynne DJ, Kasad RA, Dernburg AF.
Cell, 2009 Nov 25;139(5):907-19. Epub 2009 Nov 12. PMID: 19913287

Measurement of replication structures at the nanometer scale using super-resolution light microscopy.
Baddeley D, Chagin VO, Schermelleh L, Martin S, Pombo A, Carlton PM, Gahl A, Domaing P, Birk U, Leonhardt H, Cremer C, Cardoso MC.
Nucleic Acids Res, 2010 Jan;38(2):e8. Epub 2009 Oct 28. PMID: 19864256

Whole cell imaging reveals novel modular features of the exomembrane system of the malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum.
Hanssen E, Carlton P, Deed S, Klonis N, Sedat J, DeRisi J, Tilley L.
Int J Parasitol, 2010 Jan;40(1):123-34. Epub 2009 Sep 18. PMID: 19766648

Rapid telomere motions in live human cells analyzed by highly time-resolved microscopy.
Wang X, Kam Z, Carlton PM, Xu L, Sedat JW, Blackburn EH.
Epigenetics Chromatin, 2008 Oct 27;1(1):4. PMID: 19014413

N-terminal processing of proteins exported by malaria parasites.
Chang HH, Falick AM, Carlton PM, Sedat JW, DeRisi JL, Marletta MA.
Mol Biochem Parasitol, 2008 Aug;160(2):107-15. Epub 2008 May 2. PMID: 18534695

A presynaptic giant ankyrin stabilizes the NMJ through regulation of presynaptic microtubules and transsynaptic cell adhesion.
Pielage J, Cheng L, Fetter RD, Carlton PM, Sedat JW, Davis GW.
Neuron, 2008 Apr 24;58(2):195-209. PMID: 18439405

Polarity reveals intrinsic cell chirality.
Xu J, Van Keymeulen A, Wakida NM, Carlton P, Berns MW, Bourne HR.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2007 May 29;104(22):9296-300. Epub 2007 May 17. PMID: 17517645

A link between meiotic prophase progression and crossover control.
Carlton PM, Farruggio AP, Dernburg AF.
PLOS Genet, 2006 Feb;2(2):e12. Epub 2006 Feb 3. PMID: 16462941

HIM-8 binds to the X chromosome pairing center and mediates chromosome-specific meiotic synapsis.
Phillips CM, Wong C, Bhalla N, Carlton PM, Weiser P, Meneely PM, Dernburg AF.
Cell, 2005 Dec 16;123(6):1051-63. PMID: 16360035

Directed motion of telomeres in the formation of the meiotic bouquet revealed by time course and simulation analysis.
Carlton PM☆,Cowan CR☆, Cande WZ.
Mol Biol Cell, 2003 Jul;14(7):2832-43. Epub 2003 May 3. PMID: 12857868

Reorganization and polarization of the meiotic bouquet-stage cell can be uncoupled from telomere clustering.
Cowan CR, Carlton PM, Cande WZ.
J Cell Sci. 2002 Oct 1;115(Pt 19):3757-66. PMID: 12235286

Telomeres act autonomously in maize to organize the meiotic bouquet from a semipolarized chromosome orientation.
Carlton PM, Cande WZ.
J Cell Biol, 2002 Apr 15;157(2):231-42. Epub 2002 Apr 15. PMID: 11956226

The polar arrangement of telomeres in interphase and meiosis. Rabl organization and the bouquet.
Cowan CR, Carlton PM, Cande WZ.
Plant Physiol, 2001 Feb;125(2):532-8. No abstract available. PMID: 11161011