John Majors, Ph.D.

John Majors
Associate Professor Emeritus

Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Publications (PubMed / NIH)

Office: 2804 North Building
Phone: 314-362-0261
Email: majors(at)


Transcriptional regulation of gene expression in retroviruses and yeast.

John Majors' research

Select Publications

Morgan J.C., Majors J.E., & Galileo D.S. (2005). “Distinct and opposite roles for SH2 and SH3 domains of v-src in embryo survival and hemangiosarcoma formation.” Clin Exp Metastasis. 2005;22(2):167-75. (Abstract)

Cliften P., Sudarsanam P., Desikan A., Fulton L., Fulton B., Majors J., Waterston R., Cohen B.A., & Johnston M. (2003). “Finding functional features in Saccharomyces genomes by phylogenetic footprinting.” Science. 301(5629):71-6. (Abstract)

Hardy R.W., Marcotrigiano J., Blight K.J., Majors J.E., & Rice C.M. (2003). “Hepatitis C virus RNA synthesis in a cell-free system isolated from replicon-containing hepatoma cells.” J Virol. 77(3):2029-37. (Abstract)