The TAL effector DNA-recognition code:
"Breaking the code of DNA binding specificity of TAL-type III effectors"
"A simple cipher governs DNA recognition by TAL effectors"
First use of TALE nucleases:
"Targeting DNA double-strand breaks with TAL effector nucleases"
The TALEN assembly system used by the core:
"Efficient design and assembly of custom TALEN and other TAL effector-based constructs for DNA targeting"
Web-based software we use for TALEN design:
"TAL Effector-Nucleotide Targeter (TALE-NT) 2.0: tools for TAL effector design and target prediction"
Fok I nuclease modifications for greater efficiency:
"Enhancing zinc-finger-nuclease activity with improved obligate heterodimeric architectures"
A comparison of TALE Nucleases and Zinc Finger Nucleases in zebrafish:
"Improved Somatic Mutagenesis in Zebrafish Using Transcription Activator-Like Effector Nucleases (TALENs)"