COMMENTARIES:

Park, Y., Liau, B. B. Uncovering the Cellular Target of Agelastatin A. Cell Chemical Biology 24, 542–543 (2017).

Graduate & postdoctoral:

Miller, T. E., Liau, B. B., Wallace, L. C., Morton, A. R., Xie, Q., Dixit, D., Factor, D. C., Kim, L. Y. J., Morrow, J. J., Wu, Q., Mack, S. C., Hubert, C. G., Gillespie, S. M., Flavahan, W. A., Hoffmann, T., Thummalapalli, R., Hemann, M. T, Paddison, P. J., Horbinski, C. M., Zuber, J., Scacheri, P. C., Bernstein, B. E., Tesar, P. J., Rich, J. N. Transcription elongation factors represent in vivo cancer dependencies in glioblastoma. Nature online (2017).

Liau, B. B.*, Sievers, C.*, Donohue, L. K., Gillespie, S. M., Flavahan, W. A., Miller, T. E., Venteicher, A. S., Hebert, C. H., Carey, C. D., Rodig, S. J., Shareef, S. J., Najm, F. J., van Galen, P., Wakimoto, H., Cahill, D. P., Rich, J. N., Aster, J. C., Suvà, M. L., Patel, A. P. & Bernstein, B. E. Adaptive chromatin remodeling drives glioblastoma stem cell plasticity and drug tolerance. Cell Stem Cell 20, 233–246 (2017).

Xie, Q., Wu, Q., Kim., L., Miller, T. E., Liau, B. B., Mack, S. C., Yang, K., Factor, D. C., Fang, X., Huang, Z., Zhou, W., Alazem, K., Wang, X., Bernstein, B. E., Bao, S. & Rich, J. N. RBPJ maintains brain tumor-initiating cells through CDK9-mediated transcriptional elongation. Journal of Clinical Investigation 126, 2757–2772 (2016).

Flavahan, W. A.*, Drier, Y.*, Liau, B. B., Gillespie, S. M., Venteicher, A. S., Stemmer-Rachamimov, A. O., Suvà, M. L. & Bernstein, B. E. Insulator dysfunction and oncogene activation in IDH mutant gliomas. Nature 529, 110–114 (2016).

van Galen, P., Viny, A. D., Ram, O., Ryan, R. J. H., Cotton, M. J., Donohue, L., Sievers, C., Drier, Y., Liau, B. B., Gillespie, S. M., Carroll, K. M., Cross, M. B., Levine, R. L. & Bernstein, B. E. A multiplexed system for quantitative comparisons of chromatin landscapes. Mol. Cell. 61, 170–180 (2016).

Pelish, H. E.*, Liau, B. B.*, Nitulescu, I. I., Tangpeerachaikul, A., Poss, Z. C., Da Silva, D. H., Caruso, B. T., Arefolov, A., Fadeyi, O., Christie, A. L., Du, K., Banka, D., Schneider, E. V., Jestel, A., Zou, G., Si, C., Ebmeier, C. C., Bronson, R. T., Krivtsov, A. V., Myers, A. G., Kohl, N. E., Kung, A. L., Armstrong, S. A., Lemieux, M. E., Taatjes, D. J. & Shair, M. D. Mediator kinase inhibition further activates super-enhancer-associated genes in AML. Nature 526, 273–276 (2015).

Lee, A. S., Liau, B. B. & Shair, M. D. A unified strategy for the synthesis of 7-membered-ring-containing Lycopodium alkaloids. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 136, 13442–13452 (2014).

Liau, B. B., Milgram, B. C. & Shair, M. D. Total syntheses of HMP-Y1, hibarimicinone, and HMP-P1. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 134, 16765–16772 (2012).

Milgram, B. C., Liau, B. B. & Shair, M. D. Gram-scale synthesis of the A'B'-subunit of angelmicin B. Org. Lett. 13, 6436–6439 (2011).

Liau, B. B. & Shair, M. D. Total synthesis of (+)-fastigiatine. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 9594–9595 (2010).

Liau, B. B., Gnanadesikan, V. & Corey, E. J. A study of the effect of Z- and E-olefinic geometry on the rates of ring closure of 13-membered dienes. Org. Lett. 10, 1055–1057 (2008).