A photo of Iouri Chepelev.

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


About Me

Research Interests

Genome biology; epigenetics; genetics; autoimmune and inflammatory diseases

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

My Education

MSc: Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia, 1996.

PhD: Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, 2001.

My Publications

Maunakea AK, Chepelev I, Cui K, Zhao K. Intragenic DNA methylation modulates alternative splicing by recruiting MeCP2 to promote exon recognition. Cell Res. 2013 Nov;23(11):1256-69.

Chepelev I, Chen X. Alternative splicing switching in stem cell lineages. Front Biol. 2013 Feb 1;8(1):50-59.

Leroy G, Chepelev I, Dimaggio PA, Blanco MA, Zee BM, Zhao K, Garcia BA. Proteogenomic characterization and mapping of nucleosomes decoded by Brd and HP1 proteins. Genome Biol. 2012 Aug 16;13(8):R68.

Chepelev I, Wei G, Wangsa D, Tang Q, Zhao K. Characterization of genome-wide enhancer-promoter interactions reveals co-expression of interacting genes and modes of higher order chromatin organization. Cell Res. 2012 Mar;22(3):490-503.

Chepelev I. Detection of RNA editing events in human cells using high-throughput sequencing. Methods Mol Biol. 2012;815:91-102.

Xu Z, Wei G, Chepelev I, Zhao K, Felsenfeld G. Mapping of INS promoter interactions reveals its role in long-range regulation of SYT8 transcription. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2011 Mar;18(3):372-8.

Maunakea AK, Chepelev I, Zhao K. Epigenome mapping in normal and disease States. Circ Res. 2010 Aug 6;107(3):327-39.

Gan Q, Chepelev I, Wei G, Tarayrah L, Cui K, Zhao K, Chen X. Dynamic regulation of alternative splicing and chromatin structure in Drosophila gonads revealed by RNA-seq. Cell Res. 2010 Jul;20(7):763-83.

Barski A, Chepelev I, Liko D, Cuddapah S, Fleming AB, Birch J, Cui K, White RJ, Zhao K. Pol II and its associated epigenetic marks are present at Pol III-transcribed noncoding RNA genes. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2010 May;17(5):629-34.

Chepelev I, Wei G, Tang Q, Zhao K. Detection of single nucleotide variations in expressed exons of the human genome using RNA-Seq. Nucleic Acids Res. 2009 Sep;37(16):e106.