email : rachid.rahmouni@cnrs-orleans.fr

Phone : +33

Office D205

Research director, co-leader of the thematic group “RNA biology and RNA therapeutics


8 documents


  • Makhlouf Rabhi, Olivier Espéli, Annie Schwartz, Bastien Cayrol, A Rachid Rahmouni, et al.. The Sm-like RNA chaperone Hfq mediates transcription antitermination at Rho-dependent terminators.. EMBO Journal, EMBO Press, 2011, 30 (14), pp.2805-16. ⟨10.1038/emboj.2011.192⟩. ⟨hal-00720713⟩
  • 2006

  • C. Walmacq, A.R. Rahmouni, M. Boudvillain. Testing the steric exclusion model for hexameric helicases: substrate features that alter RNA-DNA unwinding by the transcription termination factor Rho. Biochemistry, American Chemical Society, 2006, 45, pp.5885-5895. ⟨10.1021/bi0600648⟩. ⟨hal-00088941⟩
  • 2005

  • F. ToulmÉ, C. Mosrin-Huaman, I. Artsimovitch, A.R. Rahmouni. Transcriptional pausing in vivo: a nascent RNA hairpin restricts lateral movements of RNA polymerase in both forward and reverse directions. Journal of Molecular Biology, Elsevier, 2005, 351, pp.39-51. ⟨hal-00088714⟩
  • L. Moulin, A.R. Rahmouni, F. Boccard. Topological insulators inhibit diffusion of transcription-induced positive supercoils in the chromosome of Escherichia coli. Molecular Microbiology, Wiley, 2005, 55, pp.601-610. 〈hal-00088662〉
  • 2004

  • C. Walmacq, A.R. Rahmouni, M. Boudvillain. Influence of substrate composition on the helicase activity of transcription termination factor Rho: reduced processivity of Rho hexamers during unwinding of RNA-DNA hybrid regions. Journal of Molecular Biology, Elsevier, 2004, 342 (2), pp.403-420. ⟨10.1016/j.jmb.2004.07.026⟩. ⟨hal-00113090⟩
  • E. Vieu, Rahmouni A.R.. Dual role of boxB RNA motif in the mechanisms of termination/antitermination at the lambda tR1 terminator revealed in vivo. Journal of Molecular Biology, Elsevier, 2004, 339, pp.1077-1087. ⟨hal-00113087⟩
  • C. Mosrin-Huaman, C.L. Turnbough, A.R. Rahmouni. Translocation of Escherichia coli RNA polymerase against a protein roadblock in vivo highlights a passive sliding mechanism for transcript elongation. Molecular Microbiology, Wiley, 2004, 51, pp.1471-1481. 〈hal-00113075〉
  • 2003

  • V. Epshtein, F. ToulmÉ, A.R. Rahmouni, S. Borukhov, E. Nudler. Transcription through the roadblocks: the role of RNA polymerase cooperation. EMBO Journal, EMBO Press, 2003, 22, pp.4719-4727. 〈hal-00088176〉