Suzanne Bourgeois

Professor Emerita

Regulatory Biology Laboratory

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Publications

List of Publications


Bourgeois. S. 2013. Genesis of the Salk Institute: The Epic of its Founders. University of California Press.

Selected Scientific articles

Bourgeois, S., Cohn, M. and Orgel, L.E. 1965. Suppression of and complementation among mutants of the regulatory gene of the lactose operon of Escherichia coli. J. Mol. Biol. l4, 300-302.

Riggs, A. and Bourgeois, S. 1968. On the assay, isolation and characterization of the lac repressor. J. Mol. Biol. 34, 36l-365.

Bourgeois, S. and Riggs, A.D. 1970. The lac repressor-operator interaction. IV. Assay and purification of operator DNA. Biochim. Biophys. Res. Comm. 38, 348-354.

Bourgeois, S. and Monod, J. 1970. In vitro studies of the lac operon regulatory system. In Ciba symposium on "Control Processes in Multicellular Organisms", G.E.W. Wolstenholme and J. Knight, Eds, J. & A. Churchill, London, 3-2l.

Wang, J.C., Barkley, M.D. and Bourgeois, S. 1974. Measurements of unwinding of lac operator by repressor. Nature 25l, 247-249.

Bourgeois, S. and Newby, R. 1977. Diploid and haploid states of the glucocorticoid receptor gene of mouse lymphoid cell lines. Cell ll, 423-430.

Gasson, J.C., Ryden, T. and Bourgeois, S. 1983. Role of de novo DNA methylation in the glucocorticoid resistance of a T-lymphoid cell line. Nature, 302, 62l-623.

Oliver, N., Newby, R.F., Furcht, L.T. and Bourgeois, S. 1983. Regulation of fibronectin biosynthesis by glucocorticoids in human fibrosarcoma cells and normal fibroblasts. Cell 33, 287-296.

Dean, D.C., Bowlus, C.L. and Bourgeois, S. 1987. Cloning and analysis of the promoter region of the human fibronectin gene. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 84, 1876-1880.

Gruol, D.J., Zee, M.C., Trotter, J., and Bourgeois, S. 1994. Reversal of multidrug resistance by RU486. Cancer Research, 54, 3088-3091.


Doctorate in Sciences, University of Paris