Morin JA*, Wittmann S*, Choubey S*, Klosin A, Golfier S, Hyman AA, Jülicher F and Grill SW (2022) Surface condensation of a pioneer transcription factor on DNA. Nat Physics, 18:271–276 (*indicates joint contribution) Link


Krainer G, Welsh TJ, Joseph JA, Espinosa JR, Wittmann S, Csilléry E, Sridhar A, Toprakcioglu Z, Gudiskyte G, Czekalska MA, Arter WE, George-Hyslop PS, Hyman AA, Collepardo-Guevara R, Alberti S and Knowles TPJ (2021) Reentrant liquid condensate phase of proteins is stabilized by hydrophobic and non-ionic interactions. Nat Commun, 12:1085 Link


Guillén-Boixet J, Kopach A, Holehouse AS, Wittmann S, Jahnel M, Schlüßler R, Kim K, Trussina IREA, Wang J, Mateju D, Poser I, Maharana S, Ruer-Gruß M, Richter D, Chang YT, Guck J, Honigmann A, Hyman AA, Pappu RV, Alberti S and Franzmann T (2020) RNA induced conformational switching and clustering of G3BP drive stress granule assembly by condensation. Cell, 181:346-361.e17 Link


Wittmann S and Alberti S (2019) ERα condensates: chronic stimulation is hard to ignore. Nat Struct Mol Biol, 26:153-154 Link


Watts BR, Wittmann S, Wery M, Trovesi C, Battaglia S, Kilchert C, Heo DH, Cramer P, Morillon A and Vasiljeva L (2018) Intergenic non-coding transcription utilises an RNA-based mechanism to drive transcriptional interference. Nucleic Acids Res, 46:5426-5440 


Wittmann S, Renner M, Watts BR, Adams O, Huseyin M, Baejen C, El Omari K, Kilchert C, Heo DH, Kecman T, Cramer P, Grimes JM and Vasiljeva L (2017) The conserved termination factor Seb1 bridges RNA polymerase II and nascent RNA. Nat Commun, 8:14861  


Kilchert C, Wittmann S and Vasiljeva L (2016) The regulation and functions of the nuclear RNA exosome complex. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol, 17:227–239 Link


Kilchert C, Wittmann S, Passoni M, Shah S, Granneman S and Vasiljeva L (2015) Regulation of mRNA levels by decay-promoting introns that recruit the exosome specificity factor Mmi1. Cell Rep, 13:2504–2515 Link


Shah S, Wittmann S, Kilchert C and Vasiljeva L (2014) lncRNA recruits RNAi and the exosome to dynamically regulate pho1 expression in response to phosphate levels in fission yeast. Genes Dev, 28:231–244 Link