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Before accepting the post of Group Leader at the Victorian node of EMBL Australia at Monash University, Chen was previously at The University of Colorado and Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

For more information about Associate Professor Chen Davidovich and his work, please visit his website -

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Wang X, Goodrich KJ, Gooding AR, Naeem H, Archer S, Paucek RD, Youmans DT, Cech TR, Davidovich C.

Targeting of Polycomb Repressive Complex 2 to RNA by Short Repeats of Consecutive Guanines.

Mol Cell. 2017 Mar 16;65(6):1056-1067.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2017.02.003.

Davidovich C, Cech TR.

The recruitment of chromatin modifiers by long noncoding RNAs: lessons from PRC2.

RNA. 2015 Dec;21(12):2007-22. doi: 10.1261/rna.053918.115. PubMed PMID: 26574518; doi: 10.1261/rna.053918.115.

Davidovich C, Wang X, Cifuentes-Rojas C, Goodrich KJ, Gooding AR, Lee JT, Cech TR.

Toward a consensus on the binding specificity and promiscuity of PRC2 for RNA.

Mol Cell. 2015 Feb 5;57(3):552-8. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2014.12.017. Epub 2015 Jan 15. PubMed PMID: 25601759; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4320675.

Davidovich C, Goodrich KJ, Gooding AR, Cech TR.

A dimeric state for PRC2.

Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Aug;42(14):9236-48. doi: 10.1093/nar/gku540. Epub 2014 Jul 3. PubMed PMID: 24992961; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4132707.

Davidovich C, Zheng L, Goodrich KJ, Cech TR.

Promiscuous RNA binding by Polycomb repressive complex 2.

Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2013 Nov;20(11):1250-7. doi: 10.1038/nsmb.2679. Epub 2013 Sep 29. PubMed PMID: 24077223; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3823624.