User:Brent L. Nielsen Byu

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BYU Nielsen's Laboratory

About the Lab

Nielsen's Lab is located in Brigham Young University 801 WIDB. We meet each Wednesday at 12 noon. Feel free to join us as we discuss the latest and greatest in Molecular Biology.


Arabidopsis Project

The Arabidopsis Project page is [link].
Pol1A and Pol1B

Human Mutation linked to

Halophyte Project

Fibromyalgia Project

The Fibromyalgia Project [ here]

Lab Protocols

Arabidopsis Growth and Harvesting [link]
DNA Isolation [link]
RNA Isolation [link]
Protein Isolation [link]

Getting started

The best editing help is from [wikipedia]


Journal Articles

Diray-Arce J, Liu B, Cupp JD, Hunt T, Nielsen BL. The Arabidopsis At1g30680 gene encodes a homologue to the phage T7 gp4 protein that has both DNA primase and DNA helicase activities. BMC Plant Biology. 2013 Mar;13:36; 11 pages. <website>
Cupp JD, Nielsen BL. A Shift in Cellular Dynamics Occurs in an Arabidopsis Organellar DNA Polymerase IB Mutant. Physiologia Plantarum. 2012 Dec:DOI: 10.1111/ppl.12009. <website>
Lassen MG, Kocchar S, Nielsen BL. Identification of a soybean chloroplast DNA replication origin-binding protein. Plant Molecular Biology. 2011 Jul;76(3-5):463-471.
Nielsen BL, Cupp JD, Brammer J. Mechanisms for maintenance, replication, and repair of the chloroplast genome in plants. Journal of Experimental Botany. 2010 Jun;61(10):2535-2537.


Diray-Arce J, Clement MJ, Gul B, Khan A, Nielsen BL. De novo Transcriptome Assembly of the halophyte Suaeda fruticosa. Plant & Animal Genomes XXII. San Diego, CA. 2014 Jan.
Diray-Arce J, Clement MJ, Gul B, Khan A, Nielsen BL. Optimization and analysis of de novo transcriptome assembly of the halophyte Suaeda fruticosa. BIOT (Biotechnology and Bionformatics). Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. 2013 Dec.
Diray-Arce J, Gul B, Khan A, Nielsen BL. Characterization of salt-tolerant genes in the halophyte Suaeda fruticosa. LDS Life Sciences Symposium. Salt Lake City, UT. 2013 Jul.
Nielsen BL, Cupp JD, Brammer J. A tale of two polymerases: The dual-localized organelle DNA polymerases in Arabidopsis are not fully functionally redundant. Third International Symposium on Chloroplast Genomics and Genetic Engineering. Rutgers University, New Jersey. 2013 May.
Larson MJ, Clayson PE, Call VR, Nielsen BL, Hedges DW. Cognitive control and conflict adaptation in healthy older adults: an electrophysiological study. International Neuropsychological Society. Waikoloa, Hawaii. 2013 Feb.