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  • Mariano Labrador Department of Biochemistry and Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    Asadzadeh, J., Neligan, N., Kramer, S.G. and Labrador, J.P. (2016). Tinman regulates NetrinB in the cardioblasts of the Drosophila dorsal vessel. PLoS One 11: e0148526. PubMed ID: 26840059

    Asadzadeh, J., Neligan, N., Canabal-Alvear, J. J., Daly, A. C., Kramer, S. G. and Labrador, J. P. (2015). The Unc-5 Receptor Is Directly Regulated by Tinman in the Developing Drosophila Dorsal Vessel. PLoS One 10: e0137688. PubMed ID: 26356221

    Hsu, S.J., Plata, M.P., Ernest, B., Asgarifar, S. and Labrador, M. (2015). The insulator protein Suppressor of Hairy wing is required for proper ring canal development during oogenesis in Drosophila. Dev Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25882370

    Schoborg, T. and Labrador, M. (2014). Expanding the roles of chromatin insulators in nuclear architecture, chromatin organization and genome function. Cell Mol Life Sci 71: 4089-4113. PubMed ID: 25012699

    Zarin, A. A., Asadzadeh, J., Hokamp, K., McCartney, D., Yang, L., Bashaw, G. J. and Labrador, J. P. (2014). A Transcription Factor Network Coordinates Attraction, Repulsion, and Adhesion Combinatorially to Control Motor Axon Pathway Selection. Neuron. PubMed ID: 24560702

    Schoborg, T., Kuruganti, S., Rickels, R. and Labrador, M. (2013). The Drosophila gypsy Insulator Supports Transvection in the Presence of the vestigial Enhancer. PLoS One 8: e81331. PubMed ID: 24236213

    Schoborg, T., Rickels, R., Barrios, J. and Labrador, M. (2013). Chromatin insulator bodies are nuclear structures that form in response to osmotic stress and cell death. J Cell Biol 202: 261-276. PubMed ID: 23878275

    Zarin, A. A., Asadzadeh, J. and Labrador, J. P. (2013). Transcriptional regulation of guidance at the midline and in motor circuits. Cell Mol Life Sci. PubMed ID: 23917723

    Wallace, H. A., Plata, M. P., Kang, H. J., Ross, M. and Labrador, M. (2010). Chromatin insulators specifically associate with different levels of higher-order chromatin organization in Drosophila. Chromosoma 119: 177-194. PubMed ID: 20033198

  • Andreas Ladurner University of Munich
    Peleg, S., Feller, C., Forne, I., Schiller, E., Sévin, D.C., Schauer, T., Regnard, C., Straub, T., Prestel, M., Klima, C., Schmitt Nogueira, M., Becker, L., Klopstock, T., Sauer, U., Becker, P.B., Imhof, A. and Ladurner, A.G. (2016). Life span extension by targeting a link between metabolism and histone acetylation in Drosophila. EMBO Rep [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26781291

    Schauer, T., Schwalie, P. C., Handley, A., Margulies, C. E., Flicek, P. and Ladurner, A. G. (2013). CAST-ChIP Maps Cell-Type-Specific Chromatin States in the Drosophila Central Nervous System. Cell Rep. PubMed ID: 24095734

    Czarna, A., Berndt, A., Singh, H. R., Grudziecki, A., Ladurner, A. G., Timinszky, G., Kramer, A. and Wolf, E. (2013). Structures of Drosophila cryptochrome and mouse cryptochrome1 provide insight into circadian function. Cell 153: 1394-1405. PubMed ID: 23746849

    Murawska, M., Hassler, M., Renkawitz-Pohl, R., Ladurner, A. and Brehm, A. (2011). Stress-induced PARP activation mediates recruitment of Drosophila Mi-2 to promote heat shock gene expression. PLoS Genet 7: e1002206. PubMed ID: 21829383

  • Eric Lai Developmental Biology Program, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
    Lin, C. J., Hu, F., Dubruille, R., Vedanayagam, J., Wen, J., Smibert, P., Loppin, B. and Lai, E. C. (2018). The hpRNA/RNAi pathway is essential to resolve intragenomic conflict in the Drosophila male germline. Dev Cell 46(3): 316-326.e315. PubMed ID: 30086302

    Joseph, B., Kondo, S. and Lai, E. C. (2018). Short cryptic exons mediate recursive splicing in Drosophila. Nat Struct Mol Biol. PubMed ID: 29632374

    Duan, H., de Navas, L. F., Hu, F., Sun, K., Mavromatakis, Y. E., Viets, K., Zhou, C., Kavaler, J., Johnston, R. J., Jr., Tomlinson, A. and Lai, E. C. (2018). The mir-279/996 cluster represses receptor tyrosine kinase signaling to determine cell fates in the Drosophila eye. Development. PubMed ID: 29540498

    Kavaler, J., Duan, H., Aradhya, R., de Navas, L. F., Joseph, B., Shklyar, B. and Lai, E. C. (2017). miRNA suppression of a Notch repressor directs non-neuronal fate in Drosophila mechanosensory organs. J Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 29196461

    Sanfilippo, P., Wen, J. and Lai, E. C. (2017). Landscape and evolution of tissue-specific alternative polyadenylation across Drosophila species. Genome Biol 18(1): 229. PubMed ID: 29191225

    Kondo, S., Vedanayagam, J., Mohammed, J., Eizadshenass, S., Kan, L., Pang, N., Aradhya, R., Siepel, A., Steinhauer, J. and Lai, E. C. (2017). New genes often acquire male-specific functions but rarely become essential in Drosophila. Genes Dev 31(18): 1841-1846. PubMed ID: 29051389

    Yao, L., Wang, S., Orzechowski-Westholm, J., Dai, Q., Matsuda, R., Hosono, C., Bray, S., Lai, E. C. and Samakovlis, C. (2017). Genome-wide identification of Grainy head targets in Drosophila reveals regulatory interactions with the POU-domain transcription factor, Vvl. Development. PubMed ID: 28760809

    Kan, L., Grozhik, A. V., Vedanayagam, J., Patil, D. P., Pang, N., Lim, K. S., Huang, Y. C., Joseph, B., Lin, C. J., Despic, V., Guo, J., Yan, D., Kondo, S., Deng, W. M., Dedon, P. C., Jaffrey, S. R. and Lai, E. C. (2017). The m6A pathway facilitates sex determination in Drosophila. Nat Commun 8: 15737. PubMed ID: 28675155

    Lin, C. J., Wen, J., Bejarano, F., Hu, F., Bortolamiol-Becet, D., Kan, L., Sanfilippo, P., Kondo, S. and Lai, E. C. (2016). Characterization of a TUTase/nuclease complex required for Drosophila gametogenesis. Rna [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27974621

    Sanfilippo, P., Smibert, P., Duan, H. and Lai, E. C. (2016). Neural specificity of the RNA binding protein Elav is achieved by post-transcriptional repression in non-neural tissues. Development [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27802174

    Garaulet, D.L., Sun, K., Li, W., Wen, J., Panzarino, A.M., O'Neil, J.L., Hiesinger, P.R., Young, M.W. and Lai, E.C. (2016). miR-124 regulates diverse aspects of rhythmic behavior in Drosophila. J Neurosci 36: 3414-3421. PubMed ID: 27013671

  • Zhi-Chun Lai Department of Biology, Penn State
    Zhang, Y. and Lai, Z. C. (2013). Mob as tumor suppressor is regulated by bantam microRNA through a feedback loop for tissue growth control. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 439: 438-442. PubMed ID: 24016667

    Zhang, Y. and Lai, Z. C. (2013). Mob as tumor suppressor is regulated by bantam microRNA through a feedback loop for tissue growth control. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. PubMed ID: 24016667

    Deng, Y., Matsui, Y., Zhang, Y., Lai, Z. C. (2013) Hippo activation through homodimerization and membrane association for growth inhibition and organ size control. Dev Biol 375: 152-159. PubMed ID: 23298890

    Ye, X., Deng, Y., and Z.-C. Lai. 2012. Akt is negatively regulated by Hippo signaling for growth inhibition in Drosophila. Dev. Biol. 369: 115-123. PubMed ID: 22732571

    Ho, L.-L., X. Wei, T. Shimizu, and Z.-C. Lai. 2010. Mob as tumor suppressor is activated at the cell membrane to control tissue growth and organ size in Drosophila. Dev. Biol 337: 274-283. PubMed Citation: 19913529

  • Subhash Chandra Lakhotia Cytogenetics Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Banaras Hindu University
    Singh, A.K. and Lakhotia, S.C. (2015). The hnRNP A1 homolog Hrb87F/Hrp36 is important for telomere maintenance in Drosophila melanogaster. Chromosoma [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26373285

    Singh, A. K. and Lakhotia, S. C. (2015). Dynamics of hnRNPs and omega speckles in normal and heat shocked live cell nuclei of Drosophila melanogaster. Chromosoma. PubMed ID: 25663367

    Singh, A. K. and Lakhotia, S. C. (2012). The hnRNP A1 homolog Hrp36 is essential for normal development, female fecundity, omega speckle formation and stress tolerance in Drosophila melanogaster. J Biosci 37: 659-678. PubMed ID: 22922191

    Lakhotia, S. C., Mallik, M., Singh, A. K. and Ray, M. (2012). The large noncoding hsromega-n transcripts are essential for thermotolerance and remobilization of hnRNPs, HP1 and RNA polymerase II during recovery from heat shock in Drosophila. Chromosoma 121: 49-70. PubMed ID: 21913129

  • Chanderkala Lambhod Department of Genetics, Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, India
    Parkash, R., Singh, D. and Lambhod, C. (2013). Sex-specific differences in desiccation resistance and the use of energy metabolites as osmolytes in Drosophila melanogaster flies acclimated to dehydration stress. J Comp Physiol B. PubMed ID: 24292242

    Parkash, R., Singh, D. and Lambhod, C. (2013). Divergent strategies for adaptations to stress resistance in two tropical Drosophila species: effects of developmental acclimation for D. bipectinata and the invasive species - D. malerkotliana. J Exp Biol. PubMed ID: 24265421

    Parkash, R., Aggarwal, D. D., Lambhod, C. and Singh, D. (2013). Divergence of water balance mechanisms and acclimation potential in body color morphs of Drosophila ananassae. J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol. PubMed ID: 24167067

  • Matthias Landgraf Cambridge Neuroscience
    Zwart, M.F., Pulver, S,R., Truman, J.W., Fushiki, A., Cardona, A. and Landgraf, M. (2016). Selective inhibition mediates the sequential recruitment of motor pools. Neuron [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27427461

    Peco, E., Davla, S., Camp, D., Stacey, S., Landgraf, M. and van Meyel, D. (2016). Drosophila astrocytes cover specific territories of CNS neuropil and are instructed to differentiate by Prospero, a key effector of Notch. Development [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26893340

    Picao-Osorio, J., Johnston, J., Landgraf, M., Berni, J. and Alonso, C.R. (2015).MicroRNA-encoded behavior in Drosophila. Science [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26494171

    Diao, F., Ironfield, H., Luan, H., Diao, F., Shropshire, W. C., Ewer, J., Marr, E., Potter, C. J., Landgraf, M. and White, B. H. (2015). Plug-and-play genetic access to Drosophila cell types using exchangeable exon cassettes. Cell Rep 10: 1410-1421. PubMed ID: 25732830

    Couton, L., Mauss, A. S., Yunusov, T., Diegelmann, S., Evers, J. F. and Landgraf, M. (2015). Development of connectivity in a motoneuronal network in Drosophila larvae. Curr Biol 25: 568-576. PubMed ID: 25702582

    Zwart, M. F., Randlett, O., Evers, J. F. and Landgraf, M. (2013). Dendritic growth gated by a steroid hormone receptor underlies increases in activity in the developing Drosophila locomotor system. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 24043825

    Thackray, A. M., Muhammad, F., Zhang, C., Di, Y., Jahn, T. R., Landgraf, M., Crowther, D. C., Evers, J. F. and Bujdoso, R. (2012). Ovine PrP transgenic Drosophila show reduced locomotor activity and decreased survival. Biochem J 444: 487-495. PubMed ID: 22435640

    Nicolai, L. J., Ramaekers, A., Raemaekers, T., Drozdzecki, A., Mauss, A. S., Yan, J., Landgraf, M., Annaert, W. and Hassan, B. A. (2010). Genetically encoded dendritic marker sheds light on neuronal connectivity in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107: 20553-20558. PubMed ID: 21059961

  • Gernot Längst Department of Biochemistry, University of Regensburg
    Diermeier, S. D., Schubert, T. and Langst, G. (2014). Deep Sequencing of Small Chromatin-Associated RNA: Isolation and Library Preparation. Methods Mol Biol 1094: 343-353. PubMed ID: 24163001

    Schubert, T., Langst, G. (2013) Changes in higher order structures of chromatin by RNP complexes. RNA Biol 10. PubMed ID: 23353578

    Schubert, T., Pusch, M. C., Diermeier, S., Benes, V., Kremmer, E., Imhof, A. and Langst, G. (2012). Df31 protein and snoRNAs maintain accessible higher-order structures of chromatin. Mol Cell 48: 434-444. PubMed ID: 23022379

  • Patrick Laprise Laval University Cancer Research Center, Quebec
    Houssin, E., Tepass, U. and Laprise, P. (2015). Girdin-mediated interactions between cadherin and the actin cytoskeleton are required for epithelial morphogenesis in Drosophila. Development 142: 1777-1784. PubMed ID: 25968313

    Gareau, C., Houssin, E., Martel, D., Coudert, L., Mellaoui, S., Huot, M. E., Laprise, P. and Mazroui, R. (2013). Characterization of fragile X mental retardation protein recruitment and dynamics in Drosophila stress granules. PLoS One 8: e55342. PubMed ID: 23408971

    Chartier, F. J., Hardy, E. J. and Laprise, P. (2012). Crumbs limits oxidase-dependent signaling to maintain epithelial integrity and prevent photoreceptor cell death. J Cell Biol 198: 991-998. PubMed ID: 22965909

    Chartier, F. J., Hardy, E. J. and Laprise, P. (2011). Crumbs controls epithelial integrity by inhibiting Rac1 and PI3K. J Cell Sci 124: 3393-3398. PubMed ID: 21984807

  • Jan LaRocque Department of Human Science, Georgetown University, Washington DC
    Ertl, H. A., Russo, D. P., Srivastava, N., Brooks, J. T., Dao, T. N. and LaRocque, J. R. (2017). The Role of Blm Helicase in homologous recombination, gene conversion tract length, and recombination between diverged sequences in Drosophila. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28912341

    Delabaere, L., Ertl, H. A., Massey, D. J., Hofley, C. M., Sohail, F., Bienenstock, E. J., Sebastian, H., Chiolo, I. and LaRocque, J. R. (2016). Aging impairs double-strand break repair by homologous recombination in Drosophila germ cells. Aging Cell. PubMed ID: 28000382

    Do, A. T. and LaRocque, J. R. (2015). The role of Drosophila mismatch repair in suppressing recombination between diverged sequences. Sci Rep 5: 17601. PubMed ID: 26616528

    Do, A. T., Brooks, J. T., Le Neveu, M. K. and LaRocque, J. R. (2014). Double-strand break repair assays determine pathway choice and structure of gene conversion events in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda) 4(3): 425-432. PubMed ID: 24368780

  • Erica Larschan Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, & Biochemistry, Brown Universiy
    Kaye, E. G., Booker, M., Kurland, J. V., Conicella, A. E., Fawzi, N. L., Bulyk, M. L., Tolstorukov, M. Y. and Larschan, E. (2018). Differential occupancy of two GA-binding proteins promotes targeting of the Drosophila dosage compensation complex to the male X chromosome. Cell Rep 22(12): 3227-3239. PubMed ID: 29562179

    Urban, J. A., Urban, J. M., Kuzu, G. and Larschan, E. N. (2017). The Drosophila CLAMP protein associates with diverse proteins on chromatin. PLoS One 12(12): e0189772. PubMed ID: 29281702

    Urban, J., Kuzu, G., Bowman, S., Scruggs, B., Henriques, T., Kingston, R., Adelman, K., Tolstorukov, M. and Larschan, E. (2017). Enhanced chromatin accessibility of the dosage compensated Drosophila male X-chromosome requires the CLAMP zinc finger protein. PLoS One 12(10): e0186855. PubMed ID: 29077765

    Kaye, E. G., Kurbidaeva, A., Wolle, D., Aoki, T., Schedl, P. and Larschan, E. (2017). Drosophila dosage compensation loci associate with a boundary forming insulator complex. Mol Cell Biol. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed ID: 28784719

    Urban, J. A., Doherty, C. A., Jordan, W. T., 3rd, Bliss, J. E., Feng, J., Soruco, M. M., Rieder, L. E., Tsiarli, M. A. and Larschan, E. N. (2016). The essential Drosophila CLAMP protein differentially regulates non-coding roX RNAs in male and females. Chromosome Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27995349

    Kuzu, G., Kaye, E. G., Chery, J., Siggers, T., Yang, L., Dobson, J. R., Boor, S., Bliss, J., Liu, W., Jogl, G., Rohs, R., Singh, N. D., Bulyk, M. L., Tolstorukov, M. Y. and Larschan, E. (2016). Expansion of GA dinucleotide repeats increases the density of CLAMP binding sites on the X-Chromosome to promote Drosophila dosage compensation. PLoS Genet 12: e1006120. PubMed ID: 27414415

    Soruco, M. M. and Larschan, E. (2014). A new player in X identification: the CLAMP protein is a key factor in Drosophila dosage compensation. Chromosome Res. PubMed ID: 25102930

    Chery, J. and Larschan, E. (2014). X-marks the spot: X-chromosome identification during dosage compensation. Biochim Biophys Acta 1839: 234-240. PubMed ID: 24406325

    Soruco, M. M., Chery, J., Bishop, E. P., Siggers, T., Tolstorukov, M. Y., Leydon, A. R., Sugden, A. U., Goebel, K., Feng, J., Xia, P., Vedenko, A., Bulyk, M. L., Park, P. J. and Larschan, E. (2013). The CLAMP protein links the MSL complex to the X chromosome during Drosophila dosage compensation. Genes Dev 27: 1551-1556. PubMed ID: 23873939

    Bateman, J. R., Larschan, E., D'Souza, R., Marshall, L. S., Dempsey, K. E., Johnson, J. E., Mellone, B. G. and Kuroda, M. I. (2012). A genome-wide screen identifies genes that affect somatic homolog pairing in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda) 2: 731-740. PubMed ID: 22870396

  • Camilla Larsen MRC Centre for Developmental Neurobiology, King's College London
    Slater, G., Levy, P., Chan, K.L. and Larsen, C. (2015). A central neural pathway controlling odor tracking in Drosophila. J Neurosci 35: 1831-1848. PubMed ID: 25653345

    Levy, P. and Larsen, C. (2013). Odd-skipped labels a group of distinct neurons associated with the mushroom body and optic lobe in the adult Drosophila brain. J Comp Neurol. PubMed ID: 23749685

    Larsen, C., Shy, D., Spindler, S. R., Fung, S., Pereanu, W., Younossi-Hartenstein, A. and Hartenstein, V. (2009). Patterns of growth, axonal extension and axonal arborization of neuronal lineages in the developing Drosophila brain. Dev Biol 335: 289-304. PubMed ID: 19538956

  • Jan Larsson Department of Molecular Biology, Umea University, Sweden
    Kim, M., Ekhteraei-Tousi, S., Lewerentz, J. and Larsson, J. (2018). The X-linked 1.688 satellite in Drosophila melanogaster promotes specific targeting by Painting of fourth. Genetics 208(2): 623-632. PubMed ID: 29242291

    Figueiredo, M. L., Kim, M., Philip, P., Allgardsson, A., Stenberg, P. and Larsson, J. (2014). Non-coding roX RNAs Prevent the Binding of the MSL-complex to Heterochromatic Regions. PLoS Genet 10: e1004865. PubMed ID: 25501352

    Lundberg, L. E., Kim, M., Johansson, A. M., Faucillion, M. L., Josupeit, R. and Larsson, J. (2013). Targeting of Painting of Fourth to roX1 and roX2 Proximal Sites Suggests Evolutionary Links Between Dosage Compensation and the Regulation of the 4th Chromosome in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 23733888

    Lundberg, L. E., Stenberg, P., Larsson, J. (2013) HP1a, Su(var)3-9, SETDB1 and POF stimulate or repress gene expression depending on genomic position, gene length and expression pattern in Drosophila melanogaster. Nucleic Acids Res. PubMed ID: 23476027

    Crona, F., Dahlberg, O., Lundberg, L. E., Larsson, J. and Mannervik, M. (2013). Gene regulation by the lysine demethylase KDM4A in Drosophila. Dev Biol 373: 453-463. PubMed ID: 23195220

    Figueiredo, M. L., Philip, P., Stenberg, P. and Larsson, J. (2012). HP1a recruitment to promoters is independent of H3K9 methylation in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS Genet 8: e1003061. PubMed ID: 23166515

    Johansson, A. M., Stenberg, P., Allgardsson, A. and Larsson, J. (2012). POF regulates the expression of genes on the fourth chromosome in Drosophila melanogaster by binding to nascent RNA. Mol Cell Biol 32: 2121-2134. PubMed ID: 22473994

  • Paul Lasko Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal
    Kowanda, M., Bergalet, J., Wieczorek, M., Brouhard, G., Lecuyer, E. and Lasko, P. (2016). Loss of function of the Drosophila Ninein-related centrosomal protein Bsg25D causes mitotic defects and impairs embryonic development. Biol Open [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27422905

    Valzania, L., Ono, H., Ignesti, M., Cavaliere, V., Bernardi, F., Gamberi, C., Lasko, P. and Gargiulo, G. (2015). Drosophila 4EHP is essential for the larval-pupal transition and required in the prothoracic gland for ecdysone biosynthesis. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 26721418

    Liu, N. and Lasko, P. (2015). Analysis of RNA interference lines identifies new functions of maternally-expressed genes involved in embryonic patterning in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 25834215

    Ghosh, S and Lasko, P. (2015). Loss-of-function analysis reveals distinct requirements of the translation initiation factors eIF4E, eIF4E-3, eIF4G and eIF4G2 in Drosophila spermatogenesis. PLoS One 10: e0122519. PubMed ID: 25849588

    Liu, N. and Lasko, P. (2015). Analysis of RNA interference lines identifies new functions of maternally-expressed genes involved in embryonic patterning in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda) [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25834215

    Gao, M., Thomson, T.C., Creed, T.M., Tu, S., Loganathan, S.N., Jackson, C.A., McCluskey, P., Lin, Y., Collier, S.E., Weng, Z., Lasko, P., Ohi, M.D. and Arkov, A.L. (2015). Glycolytic enzymes localize to ribonucleoprotein granules in Drosophila germ cells, bind Tudor and protect from transposable elements. EMBO Rep. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25600116

    Ivshina, M., Lasko, P. and Richter, J. D. (2014). Cytoplasmic Polyadenylation Element Binding Proteins in Development, Health, and Disease. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 25068488

    Hernandez, G., Miron, M., Han, H., Liu, N., Magescas, J., Tettweiler, G., Frank, F., Siddiqui, N., Sonenberg, N., Lasko, P. (2013) Mextli is a Novel eIF4E-Binding Protein that Promotes Translation in Drosophila. Mol Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 23716590

    Lasko, P. (2013) Development: New Wrinkles on Genetic Control of the MBT. Curr Biol 23: R65-67. PubMed ID: 23347940

  • Allen Laughon Laboratory of Genetics University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Chen, J., et al. (2012). Crossveinless d is a vitellogenin-like lipoprotein that binds BMPs and HSPGs, and is required for normal BMP signaling in the Drosophila wing. Development 139(12): 2170-6. PubMed ID: 22573617

  • Gilles Laurent Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Frankfurt
    Cassenaer, S. and Laurent, G. (2012). Conditional modulation of spike-timing-dependent plasticity for olfactory learning. Nature 482: 47-52. PubMed ID: 22278062

    Papadopoulou, M., Cassenaer, S., Nowotny, T. and Laurent, G. (2011). Normalization for sparse encoding of odors by a wide-field interneuron. Science 332: 721-725. PubMed ID: 21551062

    Geffen, M. N., Broome, B. M., Laurent, G. and Meister, M. (2009). Neural encoding of rapidly fluctuating odors. Neuron 61: 570-586. PubMed ID: 19249277

  • Stefan Laurent Department of Biology II, Ludwig-Maximilian University Munich, Planegg, Germany,
    Kapopoulou, A., Pfeifer, S. P., Jensen, J. D. and Laurent, S. (2018). The demographic history of African Drosophila melanogaster. Genome Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 30169784

    Werzner, A., Pavlidis, P., Ometto, L., Stephan, W., Laurent, S. (2013) Selective Sweep in the Flotillin-2 Region of European Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One 8: e56629. PubMed ID: 23437190

    Duchen, P., Zivkovic, D., Hutter, S., Stephan, W. and Laurent, S. (2013). Demographic inference reveals African and European admixture in the North American Drosophila melanogaster population. Genetics 193: 291-301. PubMed ID: 23150605

    Stochmanski, S. J., Therrien, M., Laganiere, J., Rochefort, D., Laurent, S., Karemera, L., Gaudet, R., Vyboh, K., Van Meyel, D. J., Di Cristo, G., Dion, P. A., Gaspar, C. and Rouleau, G. A. (2012). Expanded ATXN3 frameshifting events are toxic in Drosophila and mammalian neuron models. Hum Mol Genet 21: 2211-2218. PubMed ID: 22337953

  • Peter Lawrence Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge
    Casal, J., Ibanez-Jimenez, B. and Lawrence, P. A. (2018). Planar cell polarity: the prickle gene acts independently on both the Ds/Ft and the Stan/Fz systems. Development. PubMed ID: 30154173

    Saavedra, P., Brittle, A., Palacios, I.M., Strutt, D., Casal, J. and Lawrence, P.A. (2016). Planar cell polarity: the Dachsous/Fat system contributes differently to the embryonic and larval stages of Drosophila. Biol Open [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26935392

    Saavedra, P., Vincent, J. P., Palacios, I. M., Lawrence, P. A. and Casal, J. (2014). Plasticity of both planar cell polarity and cell identity during the development of Drosophila. Elife 3: e01569. PubMed ID: 24520160

    Lawrence, P. A., Casal, J. (2013) The mechanisms of planar cell polarity, growth and the Hippo pathway: Some known unknowns. Dev Biol 377: 1-8. PubMed ID: 23592229

    Fabre, C. C., Hedwig, B., Conduit, G., Lawrence, P. A., Goodwin, S. F. and Casal, J. (2012). Substrate-borne vibratory communication during courtship in Drosophila melanogaster. Curr Biol 22: 2180-2185. PubMed ID: 23103187

    Struhl, G., Casal, J. and Lawrence, P. A. (2012). Dissecting the molecular bridges that mediate the function of Frizzled in planar cell polarity. Development 139: 3665-3674. PubMed ID: 22949620

    Krzemien, J., Fabre, C. C., Casal, J. and Lawrence, P. A. (2012). The muscle pattern of the Drosophila abdomen depends on a subdivision of the anterior compartment of each segment. Development 139: 75-83. PubMed ID: 22147953

    Lawrence, P. A. (2011). Planar cell polarity: fashioning solutions. Fly (Austin) 5: 126-128. PubMed ID: 21245663

  • Brian Lazzaro Department of Entomology, Cornell University
    Im, J. H. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2018). Population genetic analysis of autophagy and phagocytosis genes in Drosophila melanogaster and D. simulans. PLoS One 13(10): e0205024. PubMed ID: 30281656

    Duneau, D. F., Kondolf, H. C., Im, J. H., Ortiz, G. A., Chow, C., Fox, M. A., Eugenio, A. T., Revah, J., Buchon, N. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2017). The Toll pathway underlies host sexual dimorphism in resistance to both Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria in mated Drosophila. BMC Biol 15(1): 124. PubMed ID: 29268741

    Schwenke, R. A. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2017). Juvenile Hormone Suppresses Resistance to Infection in Mated Female Drosophila melanogaster. Curr Biol 27(4): 596-601. PubMed ID: 28190728

    Howick, V. M. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2017). The genetic architecture of defense as resistance to and tolerance of bacterial infection in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Ecol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28099780

    Unckless, R.L., Howick, V.M. and Lazzaro, B.P. (2016). Convergent balancing selection on an antimicrobial peptide in Drosophila. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26776733

    Khalil, S., Jacobson, E., Chambers, M. C. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2015). Systemic bacterial infection and immune defense phenotypes in Drosophila melanogaster. J Vis Exp. PubMed ID: 25992475

    Unckless, R. L., Rottschaefer, S. M. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2015). The complex contributions of genetics and nutrition to immunity in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS Genet 11: e1005030. PubMed ID: 25764027

    Chambers, M. C., Jacobson, E., Khalil, S. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2014). Thorax injury lowers resistance to infection in Drosophila melanogaster. Infect Immun. PubMed ID: 25092914

    Howick, V. M. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2014). Genotype and diet shape resistance and tolerance across distinct phases of bacterial infection. BMC Evol Biol 14: 56. PubMed ID: 24655914

    Short, S. M., Lazzaro, B. P. (2013) Reproductive Status Alters Transcriptomic Response to Infection in Female Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 23550122

    Galac, M. R. and Lazzaro, B. P. (2012). Comparative genomics of bacteria in the genus Providencia isolated from wild Drosophila melanogaster. BMC Genomics 13: 612. PubMed ID: 23145767

  • Eric Le Bourg Centre de Recherches sur la Cognition Animale, Toulouse
    Bellec, K., Gicquel, I. and Le Borgne, R. (2018). Stratum recruits Rab8 at Golgi exit sites to regulate the basolateral sorting of Notch and Sanpodo. Development 145(13). PubMed ID: 29967125

    Daniel, E., Daude, M., Kolotuev, I., Charish, K., Auld, V. and Le Borgne, R. (2018). Coordination of septate junctions assembly and completion of cytokinesis in proliferative epithelial tissues. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 29706514

    Polesello, C. and Le Bourg, E. (2017). A mild cold stress that increases resistance to heat lowers FOXO translocation in Drosophila melanogaster. Biogerontology [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28677014

    Le Bourg, E. (2013). Fasting can protect young and middle-aged Drosophila melanogaster flies against a severe cold stress. Biogerontology. PubMed ID: 23990216

    Le Bourg, E., Malod, K. and Massou, I. (2012). The NF-kappaB-like factor DIF could explain some positive effects of a mild stress on longevity, behavioral aging, and resistance to strong stresses in Drosophila melanogaster. Biogerontology 13: 445-455. PubMed ID: 22791143

    Le Bourg, E. (2012). Combined effects of two mild stresses (cold and hypergravity) on longevity, behavioral aging, and resistance to severe stresses in Drosophila melanogaster. Biogerontology 13: 313-328. PubMed ID: 22391643

  • Roland Le Borgne Institute of Genetics and Development of Rennes
    Teng, X., Qin, L., Le Borgne, R. and Toyama, Y. (2016). Remodeling of adhesion and modulation of mechanical tensile forces during apoptosis in Drosophila epithelium. Development. PubMed ID: 27888195

    Loyer, N., Kolotuev, I., Pinot, M. and Le Borgne, R. (2015). Drosophila E-cadherin is required for the maintenance of ring canals anchoring to mechanically withstand tissue growth. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26424451

    Cotton, M., Benhra, N., Le Borgne, R. (2013) Numb Inhibits the Recycling of Sanpodo in Drosophila Sensory Organ Precursor. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 23523246

    Founounou, N., Loyer, N., Le Borgne, R. (2013) Septins Regulate the Contractility of the Actomyosin Ring to Enable Adherens Junction Remodeling during Cytokinesis of Epithelial Cells. Dev Cell 24: 242-255. PubMed ID: 23410939

    Le Bras, S., Rondanino, C., Kriegel-Taki, G., Dussert, A. and Le Borgne, R. (2012). Genetic identification of intracellular trafficking regulators involved in Notch-dependent binary cell fate acquisition following asymmetric cell division. J Cell Sci 125: 4886-4901. PubMed ID: 22825875

    Founounou, N. and Le Borgne, R. (2011). Tissue polarity: PCP inheritance ensured by selective mitotic endocytosis. Curr Biol 21: R690-692. PubMed ID: 21959155

    Burgess, J., Jauregui, M., Tan, J., Rollins, J., Lallet, S., Leventis, P. A., Boulianne, G. L., Chang, H. C., Le Borgne, R., Kramer, H. and Brill, J. A. (2011). AP-1 and clathrin are essential for secretory granule biogenesis in Drosophila. Mol Biol Cell 22: 2094-2105. PubMed ID: 21490149

  • Magalie Lecourtois Human Biology, Neuroscience, Universit de Rouen, Mont-Saint-Aignan
    Miguel, L., Avequin, T., Pons, M., Frebourg, T., Campion, D. and Lecourtois, M. (2018). FTLD/ALS-linked TDP-43 mutations do not alter TDP-43's ability to self-regulate its expression in Drosophila. Brain Res. PubMed ID: 29778779

    Feuillette, S., Delarue, M., Riou, G., Gaffuri, A. L., Wu, J., Lenkei, Z., Boyer, O., Frebourg, T., Campion, D. and Lecourtois, M. (2017). Neuron-to-Neuron Transfer of FUS in Drosophila Primary Neuronal Culture Is Enhanced by ALS-Associated Mutations. J Mol Neurosci. PubMed ID: 28429234

    Khalil, B., Cabirol-Pol, M. J., Miguel, L., Whitworth, A. J., Lecourtois, M. and Lievens, J. C. (2017). Enhancing Mitofusin/Marf ameliorates neuromuscular dysfunction in Drosophila models of TDP-43 proteinopathies. Neurobiol Aging 54: 71-83. PubMed ID: 28324764

    Reinhardt, A., Feuillette, S., Cassar, M., Callens, C., Thomassin, H., Birman, S., Lecourtois, M., Antoniewski, C. and Tricoire, H. (2012). Lack of miRNA Misregulation at Early Pathological Stages in Drosophila Neurodegenerative Disease Models. Front Genet 3: 226. PubMed ID: 23115562

  • Thomas Lecuit Development Biology Institute of Marseille Luminy
    Clement, R., Dehapiot, B., Collinet, C., Lecuit, T. and Lenne, P. F. (2017). Viscoelastic dissipation stabilizes cell shape changes during tissue morphogenesis. Curr Biol 27(20): 3132-3142. PubMed ID: 28988857

    Hampoelz, B., Mackmull, M. T., Machado, P., Ronchi, P., Bui, K. H., Schieber, N., Santarella-Mellwig, R., Necakov, A., Andres-Pons, A., Philippe, J. M., Lecuit, T., Schwab, Y. and Beck, M. (2016). Pre-assembled nuclear pores insert into the nuclear envelope during early development. Cell. PubMed ID: 27397507

    Kerridge, S., Munjal, A., Philippe, J. M., Jha, A., de Las Bayonas, A. G., Saurin, A. J. and Lecuit, T. (2016). Modular activation of Rho1 by GPCR signalling imparts polarized myosin II activation during morphogenesis. Nat Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 26780298

    Collinet, C., Rauzi, M., Lenne, P.F. and Lecuit, T. (2015). Local and tissue-scale forces drive oriented junction growth during tissue extension. Nat Cell Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26389664

    Munjal, A., Philippe, J. M., Munro, E. and Lecuit, T. (2015). A self-organized biomechanical network drives shape changes during tissue morphogenesis. Nature 524: 351-355. PubMed ID: 26214737

    Heemskerk, I., Lecuit, T. and LeGoff, L. (2014). Dynamic clonal analysis based on chronic in vivo imaging allows multiscale quantification of growth in the Drosophila wing disc. Development 141: 2339-2348. PubMed ID: 24866118

    Mavrakis, M., Azou-Gros, Y., Tsai, F. C., Alvarado, J., Bertin, A., Iv, F., Kress, A., Brasselet, S., Koenderink, G. H. and Lecuit, T. (2014). Septins promote F-actin ring formation by crosslinking actin filaments into curved bundles. Nat Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 24633326

    Truong Quang, B. A., Mani, M., Markova, O., Lecuit, T. and Lenne, P. F. (2013). Principles of E-Cadherin Supramolecular Organization In Vivo. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24184100

    Legoff, L., Rouault, H. and Lecuit, T. (2013). A global pattern of mechanical stress polarizes cell divisions and cell shape in the growing Drosophila wing disc. Development 140: 4051-4059. PubMed ID: 24046320

    Guillot, C. and Lecuit, T. (2013). Mechanics of epithelial tissue homeostasis and morphogenesis. Science 340: 1185-1189. PubMed ID: 23744939

  • Eric Lecuyer RNA Biology Research Unit, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montreal
    Lefebvre, F. A., Benoit Bouvrette, L. P., Bergalet, J. and Lecuyer, E. (2017). Biochemical fractionation of time-resolved Drosophila embryos reveals similar transcriptomic alterations in replication checkpoint and histone mRNA processing mutants. J Mol Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28167048

    Kowanda, M., Bergalet, J., Wieczorek, M., Brouhard, G., Lecuyer, E. and Lasko, P. (2016). Loss of function of the Drosophila Ninein-related centrosomal protein Bsg25D causes mitotic defects and impairs embryonic development. Biol Open [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27422905

    Lefebvre, F. A., Benoit Bouvrette, L. P., Perras, L., Blanchet-Cohen, A., Garnier, D., Rak, J. and Lecuyer, E. (2016). Comparative transcriptomic analysis of human and Drosophila extracellular vesicles. Sci Rep 6: 27680. PubMed ID: 27282340

    Iampietro, C., Bergalet, J., Wang, X., Cody, N. A., Chin, A., Lefebvre, F. A., Douziech, M., Krause, H. M. and Lecuyer, E. (2014). Developmentally Regulated Elimination of Damaged Nuclei Involves a Chk2-Dependent Mechanism of mRNA Nuclear Retention. Dev Cell. PubMed ID: 24835465

    Legendre, F., Cody, N., Iampietro, C., Bergalet, J., Lefebvre, F. A., Moquin-Beaudry, G., Zhang, O., Wang, X. and Lecuyer, E. (2013). Whole Mount RNA Fluorescent in situ Hybridization of Drosophila Embryos. J Vis Exp. PubMed ID: 23407302

    Wang, E. T., Cody, N. A., Jog, S., Biancolella, M., Wang, T. T., Treacy, D. J., Luo, S., Schroth, G. P., Housman, D. E., Reddy, S., Lecuyer, E. and Burge, C. B. (2012). Transcriptome-wide regulation of pre-mRNA splicing and mRNA localization by muscleblind proteins. Cell 150: 710-724. PubMed ID: 22901804

    Lecuyer, E. (2011). High resolution fluorescent in situ hybridization in Drosophila. Methods Mol Biol 714: 31-47. PubMed ID: 21431733

  • Cheng-Yu Lee Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan
    Janssens, D. H., Hamm, D. C., Anhezini, L., Xiao, Q., Siller, K. H., Siegrist, S. E., Harrison, M. M. and Lee, C. Y. (2017). An Hdac1/Rpd3-poised circuit balances continual self-renewal and rapid restriction of developmental potential during asymmetric stem cell division. Dev Cell 40(4): 367-380.e367. PubMed ID: 28245922

    Komori, H., Xiao, Q., Janssens, D. H., Dou, Y. and Lee, C. Y. (2014). Trithorax maintains the functional heterogeneity of neural stem cells through the transcription factor Buttonhead. Elife 3. PubMed ID: 25285447

    Janssens, D. H., Komori, H., Grbac, D., Chen, K., Koe, C. T., Wang, H. and Lee, C. Y. (2014). Earmuff restricts progenitor cell potential by attenuating the competence to respond to self-renewal factors. Development 141: 1036-1046. PubMed ID: 24550111

    Janssens, D. H. and Lee, C. Y. (2014). It takes two to tango, a dance between the cells of origin and cancer stem cells in the Drosophila larval brain. Semin Cell Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 24631354

    Kuang, C., Golden, K. L., Simon, C. R., Damrath, J., Buttitta, L., Gamble, C. E. and Lee, C. Y. (2014). A novel Fizzy/Cdc20-dependent mechanism suppresses necrosis in neural stem cells. Development. PubMed ID: 24598157

    Komori, H., Xiao, Q., McCartney, B. M. and Lee, C. Y. (2013). Brain tumor specifies intermediate progenitor cell identity by attenuating beta-catenin/Armadillo activity. Development. PubMed ID: 24257623

    Haenfler, J. M., Kuang, C. and Lee, C. Y. (2012). Cortical aPKC kinase activity distinguishes neural stem cells from progenitor cells by ensuring asymmetric segregation of Numb. Dev Biol 365: 219-228. PubMed ID: 22394487

    Xiao, Q., Komori, H. and Lee, C. Y. (2012). klumpfuss distinguishes stem cells from progenitor cells during asymmetric neuroblast division. Development 139: 2670-2680. PubMed ID: 22745313

    Weng, M., Komori, H. and Lee, C. Y. (2012). Identification of neural stem cells in the Drosophila larval brain. Methods Mol Biol 879: 39-46. PubMed ID: 22610552

    Weng, M., Haenfler, J. M. and Lee, C. Y. (2012). Changes in Notch signaling coordinates maintenance and differentiation of the Drosophila larval optic lobe neuroepithelia. Dev Neurobiol 72: 1376-1390. PubMed ID: 22038743

  • Chi-Hon Lee NICHD, NIH, Bethesda
    Song, B. M. and Lee, C. H. (2018). Toward a Mechanistic Understanding of Color Vision in Insects. Front Neural Circuits 12: 16. PubMed ID: 29527156

    Ting, C. Y., McQueen, P. G., Pandya, N., McCreedy, E. S., McAuliffe, M. and Lee, C. H. (2017). Analyzing Dendritic Morphology in Columns and Layers. J Vis Exp(121) [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28362388

    Li, Y., Dharkar, P., Han, T. H., Serpe, M., Lee, C. H. and Mayer, M. L. (2016). Novel functional properties of Drosophila CNS glutamate receptors. Neuron 92(5): 1036-1048. PubMed ID: 27889096

    Kulkarni, A., Ertekin, D., Lee, C. H. and Hummel, T. (2016). Birth order dependent growth cone segregation determines synaptic layer identity in the visual system. Elife 5. PubMed ID: 26987017

    Lin, T. Y., Luo, J., Shinomiya, K., Ting, C. Y., Lu, Z., Meinertzhagen, I. A. and Lee, C. H. (2016). Mapping chromatic pathways in the Drosophila visual system. J Comp Neurol 524(2):213-27. PubMed ID: 26648045

    Wardill, T. J., List, O., Li, X., Dongre, S., McCulloch, M., Ting, C. Y., O'Kane, C. J., Tang, S., Lee, C. H., Hardie, R. C. and Juusola, M. (2012). Multiple spectral inputs improve motion discrimination in the Drosophila visual system. Science 336: 925-931. PubMed ID: 22605779

    Melnattur, K. V., Pursley, R., Lin, T. Y., Ting, C. Y., Smith, P. D., Pohida, T. and Lee, C. H. (2014). Multiple Redundant Medulla Projection Neurons Mediate Color Vision in Drosophila. J Neurogenet. PubMed ID: 24766346
    Shinomiya, K., Karuppudurai, T., Lin, T. Y., Lu, Z., Lee, C. H. and Meinertzhagen, I. A. (2014). Candidate Neural Substrates for Off-Edge Motion Detection in Drosophila. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24768048

    Karuppudurai, T., Lin, T. Y., Ting, C. Y., Pursley, R., Melnattur, K. V., Diao, F., White, B. H., Macpherson, L. J., Gallio, M., Pohida, T. and Lee, C. H. (2014). A Hard-Wired Glutamatergic Circuit Pools and Relays UV Signals to Mediate Spectral Preference in Drosophila. Neuron 81: 603-615. PubMed ID: 24507194

    Ting, C. Y., McQueen, P. G., Pandya, N., Lin, T. Y., Yang, M., Reddy, O. V., O'Connor, M. B., McAuliffe, M. and Lee, C. H. (2014). Photoreceptor-Derived Activin Promotes Dendritic Termination and Restricts the Receptive Fields of First-Order Interneurons in Drosophila. Neuron. PubMed ID: 24462039

  • Daewoo Lee Biological Sciences, Ohio University, Athens
    Wiemerslage, L., Ismael, S. and Lee, D. (2016). Early alterations of mitochondrial morphology in dopaminergic neurons from Parkinson's disease-like pathology and time-dependent neuroprotection with D2 receptor activation. Mitochondrion [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27423787

    Lee, D. (2015). Global and local missions of cAMP signaling in neural plasticity, learning, and memory. Front Pharmacol 6: 161. PubMed ID: 26300775

    Wiemerslage, L. and Lee, D. (2014). Role of Drosophila calcium channel cacophony in dopaminergic neurodegeneration and neuroprotection. Neurosci Lett 584C: 342-346. PubMed ID: 25445363

    Qi, C. and Lee, D. (2014). Pre- and postsynaptic role of Dopamine D2 Receptor DD2R in Drosophila olfactory associative learning. Biology (Basel) 3: 831-845. PubMed ID: 25422852

    Varga, S. J., Qi, C., Podolsky, E. and Lee, D. (2014). A new Drosophila model to study the interaction between genetic and environmental factors in Parkinsons disease. Brain Res. PubMed ID: 25130663

    Wiemerslage, L., Schultz, B. J., Ganguly, A., Lee, D. (2013) Selective degeneration of dopaminergic neurons by MPP and its rescue by D2 autoreceptors in Drosophila primary culture. J Neurochem. PubMed ID: 23452092

    Ganguly, A., Lee, D. (2013) Suppression of inhibitory GABAergic transmission by cAMP signaling pathway: alterations in learning and memory mutants. Eur J Neurosci. PubMed ID: 23387411

    Darya, K., Ganguly, A. and Lee, D. (2009). Quantitative analysis of synaptic boutons in Drosophila primary neuronal cultures. Brain Res 1280: 1-12. PubMed ID: 19460362

  • Ethan Lee Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt
    Neitzel, L. R., Broadus, M. R., Zhang, N., Sawyer, L., Wallace, H. A., Merkle, J. A., Jodoin, J. N., Sitaram, P., Crispi, E. E., Rork, W., Lee, L. A., Pan, D., Gould, K. L., Page-McCaw, A. and Lee, E. (2018). Characterization of a cdc14 null allele in Drosophila melanogaster. Biol Open. PubMed ID: 29945873

    Saito-Diaz, K., Benchabane, H., Tiwari, A., Tian, A., Li, B., Thompson, J. J., Hyde, A. S., Sawyer, L. M., Jodoin, J. N., Santos, E., Lee, L. A., Coffey, R. J., Beauchamp, R. D., Williams, C. S., Kenworthy, A. K., Robbins, D. J., Ahmed, Y. and Lee, E. (2018). APC Inhibits Ligand-Independent Wnt Signaling by the Clathrin Endocytic Pathway. Dev Cell 44(5): 566-581.e568. PubMed ID: 29533772

    Sitaram, P., Anderson, M. A., Jodoin, J. N., Lee, E. and Lee, L. A. (2012). Regulation of dynein localization and centrosome positioning by Lis-1 and asunder during Drosophila spermatogenesis. Development 139: 2945-2954. PubMed ID: 22764052

    Hanson, A. J., Wallace, H. A., Freeman, T. J., Beauchamp, R. D., Lee, L. A. and Lee, E. (2012). XIAP monoubiquitylates Groucho/TLE to promote canonical Wnt signaling. Mol Cell 45: 619-628. PubMed ID: 22304967

    Jernigan, K. K., Cselenyi, C. S., Thorne, C. A., Hanson, A. J., Tahinci, E., Hajicek, N., Oldham, W. M., Lee, L. A., Hamm, H. E., Hepler, J. R., Kozasa, T., Linder, M. E. and Lee, E. (2010). Gbetagamma activates GSK3 to promote LRP6-mediated beta-catenin transcriptional activity. Sci Signal 3: ra37. PubMed ID: 20460648

  • Jun Hee Lee Molecular & Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan
    Park, S.M., Park, H.R. and Lee, J.H. (2017). MAPK3 at the autism-linked human 16p11.2 locus influences precise synaptic target selection at Drosophila larval neuromuscular junctions. Mol Cells [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28196412

    Park, S. M., Littleton, J. T., Park, H. R. and Lee, J. H. (2016). Drosophila homolog of human KIF22 at the autism-linked 16p11.2 loci influences synaptic connectivity at larval neuromuscular junctions. Exp Neurobiol 25: 33-39. PubMed ID: 26924931

    Kim, M., Semple, I., Kim, B., Kiers, A., Nam, S., Park, H. W., Park, H., Ro, S. H., Kim, J. S., Juhasz, G. and Lee, J. H. (2015). Drosophila Gyf/GRB10 interacting GYF protein is an autophagy regulator that controls neuron and muscle homeostasis. Autophagy: 0. PubMed ID: 26086452

    Kim, M., Park, H. L., Park, H. W., Ro, S. H., Nam, S. G., Reed, J. M., Guan, J. L. and Lee, J. H. (2013). Drosophila Fip200 is an essential regulator of autophagy that attenuates both growth and aging. Autophagy 9. PubMed ID: 23819996

    Hwang, S., Song, S., Hong, Y. K., Choi, G., Suh, Y. S., Han, S. Y., Lee, M., Park, S. H., Lee, J. H., Lee, S., Bang, S. M., Jeong, Y., Chung, W. J., Lee, I. S., Jeong, G., Chung, J. and Cho, K. S. (2013). Drosophila DJ-1 decreases neural sensitivity to stress by negatively regulating Daxx-like protein through dFOXO. PLoS Genet 9: e1003412. PubMed ID: 23593018

    Park, S. H., Lee, S., Hong, Y. K., Hwang, S., Lee, J. H., Bang, S. M., Kim, Y. K., Koo, B. S., Lee, I. S. and Cho, K. S. (2013). Suppressive effects of SuHeXiang Wan on amyloid-beta42-induced extracellular signal-regulated kinase hyperactivation and glial cell proliferation in a transgenic Drosophila model of Alzheimer's disease. Biol Pharm Bull 36: 390-398. PubMed ID: 23238278

  • Laura Lee Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt
    Wallace, H. A., Merkle, J. A., Yu, M. C., Berg, T. G., Lee, E., Bosco, G. and Lee, L. A. (2014). TRIP/NOPO E3 ubiquitin ligase promotes ubiquitylation of DNA polymerase eta. Development. PubMed ID: 24553286

    Sitaram, P., Hainline, S. G. and Lee, L. A. (2014). Cytological analysis of spermatogenesis: live and fixed preparations of Drosophila testes. J Vis Exp. PubMed ID: 24473184

    Sitaram, P., Merkle, J. A., Lee, E. and Lee, L. A. (2013). Asunder is required for dynein localization and dorsal fate determination during Drosophila oogenesis. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 24333177

    Sitaram, P., Anderson, M. A., Jodoin, J. N., Lee, E. and Lee, L. A. (2012). Regulation of dynein localization and centrosome positioning by Lis-1 and asunder during Drosophila spermatogenesis. Development 139: 2945-2954. PubMed ID: 22764052

    Hanson, A. J., Wallace, H. A., Freeman, T. J., Beauchamp, R. D., Lee, L. A. and Lee, E. (2012). XIAP monoubiquitylates Groucho/TLE to promote canonical Wnt signaling. Mol Cell 45: 619-628. PubMed ID: 22304967

    Jernigan, K. K., Cselenyi, C. S., Thorne, C. A., Hanson, A. J., Tahinci, E., Hajicek, N., Oldham, W. M., Lee, L. A., Hamm, H. E., Hepler, J. R., Kozasa, T., Linder, M. E. and Lee, E. (2010). Gbetagamma activates GSK3 to promote LRP6-mediated beta-catenin transcriptional activity. Sci Signal 3: ra37. PubMed ID: 20460648

  • Seungbok Lee Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Dental Research Institute, Seoul National University
    Heo, K., Nahm, M., Lee, M. J., Kim, Y. E., Ki, C. S., Kim, S. H. and Lee, S. (2017). The Rap activator Gef26 regulates synaptic growth and neuronal survival via inhibition of BMP signaling. Mol Brain 10(1): 62. PubMed ID: 29282074

    Kim, S., Nahm, M., Kim, N., Kwon, Y., Kim, J., Choi, S., Choi, E. Y., Shim, J., Lee, C. and Lee, S. (2017). Graf regulates hematopoiesis through GEEC endocytosis of EGFR. Development 144(22): 4159-4172. PubMed ID: 28993397

    Chung, C. G., Kwon, M. J., Jeon, K. H., Hyeon, D. Y., Han, M. H., Park, J. H., Cha, I. J., Cho, J. H., Kim, K., Rho, S., Kim, G. R., Jeong, H., Lee, J. W., Kim, T., Kim, K., Kim, K. P., Ehlers, M. D., Hwang, D. and B. (2017). Golgi Outpost Synthesis Impaired by Toxic Polyglutamine Proteins Contributes to Dendritic Pathology in Neurons. Cell Rep 20(2): 356-369. PubMed ID: 28700938

    Lee, M. J., Jang, S., Nahm, M., Yoon, J. H. and Lee, S. (2013). Tbc1d15-17 regulates synaptic development at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction. Mol Cells. PubMed ID: 23812537

    Nahm, M., Lee, M. J., Parkinson, W., Lee, M., Kim, H., Kim, Y. J., Kim, S., Cho, Y. S., Min, B. M., Bae, Y. C., Broadie, K., Lee, S. (2013) Spartin Regulates Synaptic Growth and Neuronal Survival by Inhibiting BMP-Mediated Microtubule Stabilization. Neuron 77: 680-695. PubMed ID: 23439121

    Dani, N., Nahm, M., Lee, S. and Broadie, K. (2012). A targeted glycan-related gene screen reveals heparan sulfate proteoglycan sulfation regulates WNT and BMP trans-synaptic signaling. PLoS Genet 8: e1003031. PubMed ID: 23144627

    Lee, M., Paik, S. K., Lee, M. J., Kim, Y. J., Kim, S., Nahm, M., Oh, S. J., Kim, H. M., Yim, J., Lee, C. J., Bae, Y. C. and Lee, S. (2009). Drosophila Atlastin regulates the stability of muscle microtubules and is required for synapse development. Dev Biol 330: 250-262. PubMed ID: 19341724

  • Siu Fai Lee Macquarie University & CSIRO, Australia
    Sgro, C. M., van Heerwaarden, B., Kellermann, V., Wee, C. W., Hoffmann, A. A. and Lee, S. F. (2013). Complexity of the genetic basis of ageing in nature revealed by a clinal study of lifespan and methuselah, a gene for ageing, in Drosophila from eastern Australia. Mol Ecol 22: 3539-3551. PubMed ID: 23802551

    Lee, S. F., Eyre-Walker, Y. C., Rane, R. V., Reuter, C., Vinti, G., Rako, L., Partridge, L. and Hoffmann, A. A. (2013). Polymorphism in the neurofibromin gene, Nf1, is associated with antagonistic selection on wing size and development time in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Ecol 22: 2716-2725. PubMed ID: 23506114

    Hoffmann, A. A., Blacket, M. J., McKechnie, S. W., Rako, L., Schiffer, M., Rane, R. V., Good, R. T., Robin, C. and Lee, S. F. (2012). A proline repeat polymorphism of the Frost gene of Drosophila melanogaster showing clinal variation but not associated with cold resistance. Insect Mol Biol 21: 437-445. PubMed ID: 22708613

    Lee, S. F., White, V. L., Weeks, A. R., Hoffmann, A. A. and Endersby, N. M. (2012). High-throughput PCR assays to monitor Wolbachia infection in the dengue mosquito (Aedes aegypti) and Drosophila simulans. Appl Environ Microbiol 78: 4740-4743. PubMed ID: 22522691

  • Sung Bae Lee Lab of Neurodegenerative diseases and Aging, Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology, Korea
    Chung, C. G., Kwon, M. J., Jeon, K. H., Hyeon, D. Y., Han, M. H., Park, J. H., Cha, I. J., Cho, J. H., Kim, K., Rho, S., Kim, G. R., Jeong, H., Lee, J. W., Kim, T., Kim, K., Kim, K. P., Ehlers, M. D., Hwang, D. and Lee, S. B. (2017). Golgi Outpost Synthesis Impaired by Toxic Polyglutamine Proteins Contributes to Dendritic Pathology in Neurons. Cell Rep 20(2): 356-369. PubMed ID: 28700938

    Cha, I. J., Lee, J. H., Cho, K. S. and Lee, S. B. (2017). Drosophila tensin plays an essential role in cell migration and planar polarity formation during oogenesis by mediating integrin-dependent extracellular signals to actin organization. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. PubMed ID: 28161642

    Cho, J. H., Park, J. H., Chung, C. G., Shim, H. J., Jeon, K. H., Yu, S. W. and Lee, S. B. (2015). Parkin-mediated responses against infection and wound involve TSPO-VDAC complex in Drosophila. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 463(1-2): 1-6. PubMed ID: 25979357

    Wang, X., Kim, J. R., Lee, S. B., Kim, Y. J., Jung, M. Y., Kwon, H. W. and Ahn, Y. J. (2014). Effects of curcuminoids identified in rhizomes of Curcuma longa on BACE-1 inhibitory and behavioral activity and lifespan of Alzheimer's disease Drosophila models. BMC Complement Altern Med 14: 88. PubMed ID: 24597901

    Lee, S. B., Bagley, J. A., Lee, H. Y., Jan, L. Y. and Jan, Y. N. (2011). Pathogenic polyglutamine proteins cause dendrite defects associated with specific actin cytoskeletal alterations in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108(40): 16795-16800. PubMed ID: 21930920

  • Tzu-Min Lee Janelia Farm, HHMI
    Ren, Q., Awasaki, T., Wang, Y. C., Huang, Y. F. and Lee, T. (2018). Lineage-guided Notch-dependent gliogenesis by Drosophila multi-potent progenitors. Development. Pubmed ID: 29764857

    Ren, Q., Yang, C. P., Liu, Z., Sugino, K., Mok, K., He, Y., Ito, M., Nern, A., Otsuna, H. and Lee, T. (2017). Stem Cell-Intrinsic, Seven-up-Triggered Temporal Factor Gradients Diversify Intermediate Neural Progenitors. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28434858

    Lee, T. (2017). Wiring the Drosophila Brain with Individually Tailored Neural Lineages. Curr Biol 27(2): R77-R82. PubMed ID: 28118595

    Ren, Q., Awasaki, T., Huang, Y.F., Liu, Z. and Lee, T. (2016). Cell class-lineage analysis reveals sexually dimorphic lineage compositions in the Drosophila brain. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27618265

    Liu, Z., Yang, C. P., Sugino, K., Fu, C. C., Liu, L. Y., Yao, X., Lee, L. P. and Lee, T. (2015). Opposing intrinsic temporal gradients guide neural stem cell production of varied neuronal fates. Science 350: 317-320. PubMed ID: 26472907

    Lee, T. (2014). Generating mosaics for lineage analysis in flies. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol 3: 69-81. PubMed ID: 24902835

    Chen, H. M., Huang, Y., Pfeiffer, B. D., Yao, X. and Lee, T. (2015). An enhanced gene targeting toolkit for Drosophila: Golic+. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25555988

    Awasaki, T., Kao, C. F., Lee, Y. J., Yang, C. P., Huang, Y., Pfeiffer, B. D., Luan, H., Jing, X., Huang, Y. F., He, Y., Schroeder, M. D., Kuzin, A., Brody, T., Zugates, C. T., Odenwald, W. F. and Lee, T. (2014). Making Drosophila lineage-restricted drivers via patterned recombination in neuroblasts. Nat Neurosci. PubMed ID: 24561995

    Lin, A. C., Bygrave, A. M., de Calignon, A., Lee, T. and Miesenbock, G. (2014). Sparse, decorrelated odor coding in the mushroom body enhances learned odor discrimination. Nat Neurosci. PubMed ID: 24561998

    Wang, Y. C., Yang, J. S., Johnston, R., Ren, Q., Luan, H., Brody, T., Odenwald, W. F. and Lee, T. (2013). Drosophila intermediate neural progenitors produce lineage-dependent related series of diverse neurons. Development. PubMed ID: 24306106

    Lin, S., Marin, E. C., Yang, C. P., Kao, C. F., Apenteng, B. A., Huang, Y., O'Connor, M. B., Truman, J. W. and Lee, T. (2013). Extremes of Lineage Plasticity in the Drosophila Brain. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24055154

  • Won-Jae Lee School of Biological Science, Seoul National University and National Creative Research Initiative Center for Symbiosystem
    Lee, K. A., Cho, K. C., Kim, B., Jang, I. H., Nam, K., Kwon, Y. E., Kim, M., Hyeon, D. Y., Hwang, D., Seol, J. H. and Lee, W. J. (2018). Inflammation-Modulated Metabolic Reprogramming Is Required for DUOX-Dependent Gut Immunity in Drosophila. Cell Host Microbe 23(3): 338-352.e335. PubMed ID: 29503179

    Lee, K. A., Kim, B., Bhin, J., Kim do, H., You, H., Kim, E. K., Kim, S. H., Ryu, J. H., Hwang, D. and Lee, W. J. (2015). Bacterial uracil modulates Drosophila DUOX-dependent gut Immunity via Hedgehog-induced signaling endosomes. Cell Host Microbe 17: 191-204. PubMed ID: 25639794

    Kim, S. H. and Lee, W. J. (2014). Role of DUOX in gut inflammation: lessons from model of gut-microbiota interactions. Front Cell Infect Microbiol 3: 116. PubMed ID: 24455491
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    Nam, H. J., Jang, I. H., You, H., Lee, K. A. and Lee, W. J. (2012). Genetic evidence of a redox-dependent systemic wound response via Hayan protease-phenoloxidase system in Drosophila. EMBO J 31: 1253-1265. PubMed ID: 22227521

    Shin, S. C., Kim, S. H., You, H., Kim, B., Kim, A. C., Lee, K. A., Yoon, J. H., Ryu, J. H. and Lee, W. J. (2011). Drosophila microbiome modulates host developmental and metabolic homeostasis via insulin signaling. Science 334: 670-674. PubMed ID: 22053049

  • Youngseok Lee Departments of Bio and Fermentation Convergence Technology, Kookmin University, Seoul, Korea
    Poudel, S., Kim, Y., Gwak, J. S., Jeong, S. and Lee, Y. (2017). Gustatory receptor 22e is essential for sensing chloroquine and strychnine in Drosophila melanogaster. Insect Biochem Mol Biol 88: 30-36. PubMed ID: 28751111

    Lee, J. E., Kim, Y., Kim, K. H., Lee do, Y. and Lee, Y. (2016). Contribution of Drosophila TRPA1 to metabolism. PLoS One 11: e0152935. PubMed ID: 27055172

    Poudel, S. and Lee, Y. (2016). Gustatory Receptors Required for Avoiding the Toxic Compound Coumarin in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Cells [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26912085

    Lee, Y. (2013). Contribution of Drosophila TRPA1-Expressing Neurons to Circadian Locomotor Activity Patterns. PLoS One 8: e85189. PubMed ID: 24367706

    Lee, Y. and Montell, C. (2013). Drosophila TRPA1 functions in temperature control of circadian rhythm in pacemaker neurons. J Neurosci 33: 6716-6725. PubMed ID: 23595730

    Kwon, Y., Kim, S. H., Ronderos, D. S., Lee, Y., Akitake, B., Woodward, O. M., Guggino, W. B., Smith, D. P. and Montell, C. (2010). Drosophila TRPA1 channel is required to avoid the naturally occurring insect repellent citronellal. Curr Biol 20: 1672-1678. PubMed ID: 20797863

  • Fritz-Olaf Lehmann Universität Rostock
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    Lehmann, F. O., Skandalis, D. A. and Berthe, R. (2013). Calcium signalling indicates bilateral power balancing in the Drosophila flight muscle during manoeuvring flight. J R Soc Interface 10: 20121050. PubMed ID: 23486171

    Lehmann, F. O. and Cierotzki, V. (2010). Locomotor performance in the Drosophila brain mutant drop-dead. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 156: 337-343. PubMed ID: 20045484

  • Michael Lehmann Department of Biological Sciences, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
    Schmitt, S., Ugrankar, R., Greene, S.E., Prajapati, M. and Lehmann, M. (2015). Drosophila lipin interacts with insulin and TOR signaling pathways in the control of growth and lipid metabolism. J Cell Sci [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26490996

    Schmitt, S., Ugrankar, R., Greene, S. E., Prajapati, M. and Lehmann, M. (2015). Drosophila lipin interacts with insulin and TOR signaling pathways in the control of growth and lipid metabolism. J Cell Sci. PubMed ID: 26490996

    Danesi, C. C., Dihl, R. R., Bellagamba, B. C., de Andrade, H. H., Cunha, K. S., Guimaraes, N. N. and Lehmann, M. (2012). Genotoxicity testing of combined treatment with cisplatin, bleomycin, and 5-fluorouracil in somatic cells of Drosophila melanogaster. Mutat Res 747: 228-233. PubMed ID: 22640881

  • Ruth Lehmann The Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, New York University School of Medicine
    Grobler, Y., Yun, C. Y., Kahler, D. J., Bergman, C. M., Lee, H., Oliver, B. and Lehmann, R. (2018). Whole genome screen reveals a novel relationship between Wolbachia levels and Drosophila host translation. PLoS Pathog 14(11): e1007445. PubMed ID: 30422992

    Kistler, K. E., Trcek, T., Hurd, T. R., Chen, R., Liang, F. X., Sall, J., Kato, M. and Lehmann, R. (2018). Phase transitioned nuclear Oskar promotes cell division of Drosophila primordial germ cells. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 30260314

    Coux, R. X., Teixeira, F. K. and Lehmann, R. (2018). L(3)mbt and the LINT complex safeguard cellular identity in the Drosophila ovary. Development. PubMed ID: 29511022

    LeBlanc, M. G. and Lehmann, R. (2017). Domain-specific control of germ cell polarity and migration by multifunction Tre1 GPCR. J Cell Biol 216(9): 2945-2958. PubMed ID: 28687666

    Pae, J., Cinalli, R. M., Marzio, A., Pagano, M. and Lehmann, R. (2017). GCL and CUL3 control the switch between Cell lineages by mediating localized degradation of an RTK. Dev Cell 42(2): 130-142.e137. PubMed ID: 28743001

    LeBlanc, M. G. and Lehmann, R. (2017). Domain-specific control of germ cell polarity and migration by multifunction Tre1 GPCR. J Cell Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28687666

    Trcek, T., Lionnet, T., Shroff, H. and Lehmann, R. (2017). mRNA quantification using single-molecule FISH in Drosophila embryos. Nat Protoc 12(7): 1326-1348. PubMed ID: 28594816

    Slaidina, M. and Lehmann, R. (2017). Quantitative differences in a single maternal factor determine survival probabilities among Drosophila germ cells. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28065608

    Hurd, T.R., Herrmann, B., Sauerwald, J., Sanny, J., Grosch, M. and Lehmann, R. (2016). Long Oskar controls mitochondrial inheritance in Drosophila melanogaster. Dev Cell 39: 560-571. PubMed ID: 27923120

    Hurd, T. R., Liang, F. X. and Lehmann, R. (2015). Curly encodes Dual Oxidase, which acts with Heme Peroxidase Curly Su to shape the adult Drosophila wing. PLoS Genet 11: e1005625. PubMed ID: 26587980

    Yang, N., Yu, Z., Hu, M., Wang, M., Lehmann, R. and Xu, R.M. (2015). Structure of Drosophila Oskar reveals a novel RNA binding protein. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26324911

  • Christian Lehner Institute of Molecular Life Sciences, University of Zurich
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    Lidsky, P. V., Lukyanov, K. A., Misra, T., Handke, B., Mishin, A. S. and Lehner, C. F. (2018). Genetically-encoded fluorescent probe for imaging of oxygenation gradients in living Drosophila. Development. PubMed ID: 29437781

    Myachina, F., Bosshardt, F., Bischof, J., Kirschmann, M. and Lehner, C. F. (2017). Drosophila beta-tubulin 97EF is upregulated at low temperature and stabilizes microtubules. Development. PubMed ID: 29084803

    Trost, M., Blattner, A. C., Leo, S. and Lehner, C. F. (2016). Drosophila dany is essential for transcriptional control and nuclear architecture in spermatocytes. Development 143: 2664-2676. PubMed ID: 27436041

    Blattner, A. C., Chaurasia, S., McKee, B. D. and Lehner, C. F. (2016). Separase is required for homolog and sister disjunction during Drosophila melanogaster male meiosis, but not for biorientation of sister centromeres. PLoS Genet 12: e1005996. PubMed ID: 27120695

    Blattner, A. C., Aguilar-Rodriguez, J., Kranzlin, M., Wagner, A. and Lehner, C. F. (2016). Drosophila Nnf1 paralogs are partially redundant for somatic and germ line kinetochore function. Chromosoma [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26892014

    Handke, B., Szabad, J., Lidsky, P. V., Hafen, E. and Lehner, C. F. (2014). Towards long term cultivation of Drosophila wing imaginal discs in vitro. PLoS One 9: e107333. PubMed ID: 25203426

    Urban, E., Nagarkar-Jaiswal, S., Lehner, C. F. and Heidmann, S. K. (2014). The Cohesin Subunit Rad21 Is Required for Synaptonemal Complex Maintenance, but Not Sister Chromatid Cohesion, during Drosophila Female Meiosis. PLoS Genet 10: e1004540. PubMed ID: 25101996

    Radermacher, P. T., Myachina, F., Bosshardt, F., Pandey, R., Mariappa, D., Muller, H. A. and Lehner, C. F. (2014). O-GlcNAc reports ambient temperature and confers heat resistance on ectotherm development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 24706800

    Lidsky, P. V., Sprenger, F. and Lehner, C. F. (2013). Distinct modes of centromere protein dynamics during cell cycle progression in Drosophila S2R+ cells. J Cell Sci. PubMed ID: 23943877

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    Hodges, T. K., Laskowski, K. L., Squadrito, G. L., De Luca, M., Leips, J. (2013) Defense Traits of Larval Drosophila Melanogaster Exhibit Genetically Based Trade-Offs against Different Species of Parasitoids. Evolution 67: 749-760. PubMed ID: 23461325

    Remolina, S. C., Chang, P. L., Leips, J., Nuzhdin, S. V. and Hughes, K. A. (2012). Genomic basis of aging and life-history evolution in Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution 66: 3390-3403. PubMed ID: 23106705

    Felix, T. M., Hughes, K. A., Stone, E. A., Drnevich, J. M. and Leips, J. (2012). Age-specific variation in immune response in Drosophila melanogaster has a genetic basis. Genetics 191: 989-1002. PubMed ID: 22554890

    De Luca, M., Klimentidis, Y. C., Casazza, K., Chambers, M. M., Cho, R., Harbison, S. T., Jumbo-Lucioni, P., Zhang, S., Leips, J. and Fernandez, J. R. (2010). A conserved role for syndecan family members in the regulation of whole-body energy metabolism. PLoS One 5: e11286. PubMed ID: 20585652

  • Bruno Lemaitre EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
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    Harumoto, T. and Lemaitre, B. (2018). Male-killing toxin in a bacterial symbiont of Drosophila. Nature. PubMed ID: 29720654

    Harumoto, T., Fukatsu, T. and Lemaitre, B. (2018). Common and unique strategies of male killing evolved in two distinct Drosophila symbionts. Proc Biol Sci 285(1875). PubMed ID: 29563258

    Yanagawa, A., Neyen, C., Lemaitre, B. and Marion-Poll, F. (2017). The gram-negative sensing receptor PGRP-LC contributes to grooming induction in Drosophila. PLoS One 12(11): e0185370. PubMed ID: 29121087

    Chng, W. A., Koch, R., Li, X., Kondo, S., Nagoshi, E. and Lemaitre, B. (2017). Transforming Growth Factor beta/Activin signaling in neurons increases susceptibility to starvation. PLoS One 12(10): e0187054. PubMed ID: 29084242

    Dostalova, A., Rommelaere, S., Poidevin, M. and Lemaitre, B. (2017). Thioester-containing proteins regulate the Toll pathway and play a role in Drosophila defence against microbial pathogens and parasitoid wasps. BMC Biol 15(1): 79. PubMed ID: 28874153

    Zhai, Z., Boquete, J. P. and Lemaitre, B. (2017). A genetic framework controlling the differentiation of intestinal stem cells during regeneration in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 13(6): e1006854. PubMed ID: 28662029

    Iatsenko, I., Kondo, S., Mengin-Lecreulx, D. and Lemaitre, B. (2016). PGRP-SD, an Extracellular Pattern-Recognition Receptor, enhances peptidoglycan-mediated activation of the Drosophila Imd pathway. Immunity 45: 1013-1023. PubMed ID: 27851910

    Harumoto, T., Anbutsu, H., Lemaitre, B. and Fukatsu, T. (2016). Male-killing symbiont damages host's dosage-compensated sex chromosome to induce embryonic apoptosis. Nat Commun 7: 12781. PubMed ID: 27650264

    Neyen, C., Runchel, C., Schupfer, F., Meier, P. and Lemaitre, B. (2016). The regulatory isoform rPGRP-LC induces immune resolution via endosomal degradation of receptors. Nat Immunol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27548432

    Paredes, J. C., Herren, J. K., Schupfer, F. and Lemaitre, B. (2016). The Role of Lipid Competition for Endosymbiont-Mediated Protection against Parasitoid Wasps in Drosophila. MBio 7 [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27406568

    Chakrabarti, S., Dudzic, J.P., Li, X., Collas, E.J., Boquete, J.P. and Lemaitre, B. (2016). Remote control of intestinal stem cell activity by haemocytes in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 12: e1006089. PubMed ID: 27194701

  • Steffen Lemke Centre for Organismal Studies, Universität Heidelberg
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    Lemke, S., Antonopoulos, D. A., Meyer, F., Domanus, M. H., Schmidt-Ott, U. (2011). BMP signaling components in embryonic transcriptomes of the hover fly Episyrphus balteatus (Syrphidae). BMC Genomics.12:278.

  • Bernardo Lemos School of Public Health, Harvard University
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    Francisco, F. O. and Lemos, B. (2014). How do y-chromosomes modulate genome-wide epigenetic States: genome folding, chromatin sinks, and gene expression. J Genomics 2: 94-103. PubMed ID: 25057325

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    Zhou, J., Sackton, T. B., Martinsen, L., Lemos, B., Eickbush, T. H. and Hartl, D. L. (2012). Y chromosome mediates ribosomal DNA silencing and modulates the chromatin state in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109: 9941-9946. PubMed ID: 22665801

  • Pierre-françois Lenne Institut de Biologie du Développement de Marseille
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    Chan, E. H., Chavadimane Shivakumar, P., Clement, R., Laugier, E. and Lenne, P. F. (2017). Patterned cortical tension mediated by N-cadherin controls cell geometric order in the Drosophila eye. Elife 6. PubMed ID: 28537220

    Shivakumar, P. C. and Lenne, P. F. (2016). Laser Ablation to Probe the Epithelial Mechanics in Drosophila. Methods Mol Biol 1478: 241-251. PubMed ID: 27730586

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    Agrawal, N., Delanoue, R., Mauri, A., Basco, D., Pasco, M., Thorens, B. and Leopold, P. (2016). The Drosophila TNF Eiger Is an Adipokine that Acts on Insulin-Producing Cells to Mediate Nutrient Response. Cell Metab 23: 675-684. PubMed ID: 27076079

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    Gallart-Palau, X., Ng, C. H., Ribera, J., Sze, S. K. and Lim, K. L. (2016). Drosophila expressing human SOD1 successfully recapitulates mitochondrial phenotypic features of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Neurosci Lett 624: 47-52. PubMed ID: 27163198

    Zhang, H., Wang, Y., Wong, J. J., Lim, K. L., Liou, Y. C., Wang, H. and Yu, F. (2014). Endocytic pathways downregulate the L1-type cell adhesion molecule neuroglian to promote dendrite pruning in Drosophila. Dev Cell 30(4): 463-478. PubMed ID: 25158855

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  • Volodymyr Lushchak Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Precarpathian National University. Ukraine
    Semaniuk, U. V., Gospodaryov, D. V., Feden'ko, K. M., Yurkevych, I. S., Vaiserman, A. M., Storey, K. B., Simpson, S. J. and Lushchak, O. (2018). Insulin-like peptides regulate feeding preference and metabolism in Drosophila. Front Physiol 9: 1083. PubMed ID: 30197596 Abrat, O. B., Storey, J. M., Storey, K. B. and Lushchak, V. I. (2018). High amylose starch consumption induces obesity in Drosophila melanogaster and metformin partially prevents accumulation of storage lipids and shortens lifespan of the insects. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 215: 55-62. PubMed ID: 29054808

    Bayliak, M. M., Lylyk, M. P., Maniukh, O. V., Storey, J. M., Storey, K. B. and Lushchak, V. I. (2017). Dietary L-arginine accelerates pupation and promotes high protein levels but induces oxidative stress and reduces fecundity and life span in Drosophila melanogaster. J Comp Physiol B. PubMed ID: 28668996

    Bayliak, M. M., Lylyk, M. P., Shmihel, H. V., Sorochynska, O. M., Semchyshyn, O. I., Storey, J. M., Storey, K. B. and Lushchak, V. I. (2016). Dietary alpha-ketoglutarate promotes higher protein and lower triacylglyceride levels and induces oxidative stress in larvae and young adults but not in middle-aged Drosophila melanogaster. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. PubMed ID: 27842224

    Rovenko, B. M., Kubrak, O. I., Gospodaryov, D. V., Perkhulyn, N. V., Yurkevych, I. S., Sanz, A., Lushchak, O. V. and Lushchak, V. I. (2015). High sucrose consumption promotes obesity whereas its low consumption induces oxidative stress in Drosophila melanogaster. J Insect Physiol 79: 42-54. PubMed ID: 26050918

    Rovenko, B. M., Kubrak, O. I., Gospodaryov, D. V., Yurkevych, I. S., Sanz, A., Lushchak, O. V. and Lushchak, V. I. (2015). Restriction of glucose and fructose causes mild oxidative stress independently of mitochondrial activity and reactive oxygen species in Drosophila melanogaster. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 187: 27-39. PubMed ID: 25941153

    Perkhulyn, N. V., Rovenko, B. M., Zvarych, T. V., Lushchak, O. V., Storey, J. M., Storey, K. B. and Lushchak, V. I. (2015). Sodium chromate demonstrates some insulin-mimetic properties in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 167: 74-80. PubMed ID: 25220772

    Rovenko, B. M., Perkhulyn, N. V., Gospodaryov, D. V., Sanz, A., Lushchak, O. V. and Lushchak, V. I. (2014). High consumption of fructose rather than glucose promotes a diet-induced obese phenotype in Drosophila melanogaster. Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 180C: 75-85. PubMed ID: 25461489

    Rovenko, B. M., Perkhulyn, N. V., Lushchak, O. V., Storey, J. M., Storey, K. B. and Lushchak, V. I. (2014). Molybdate partly mimics insulin-promoted metabolic effects in Drosophila melanogaster. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 165: 76-82. PubMed ID: 24952334

    Lozinsky, O. V., Lushchak, O. V. and Lushchak, V. I. (2013). 2,4-dinitrophenol partially alleviates ferrocyanide-induced toxicity in Drosophila melanogaster. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 84: 157-173. PubMed ID: 24123210

  • Frank Lyko German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg
    Raddatz, G., Guzzardo, P. M., Olova, N., Fantappie, M. R., Rampp, M., Schaefer, M., Reik, W., Hannon, G. J. and Lyko, F. (2013). Dnmt2-dependent methylomes lack defined DNA methylation patterns. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 23641003

    Durdevic, Z., Hanna, K., Gold, B., Pollex, T., Cherry, S., Lyko, F., Schaefer, M. (2013) Efficient RNA virus control in Drosophila requires the RNA methyltransferase Dnmt2. EMBO Rep. PubMed ID: 23370384

    Schaefer, M. and Lyko, F. (2010). Lack of evidence for DNA methylation of Invader4 retroelements in Drosophila and implications for Dnmt2-mediated epigenetic regulation. Nat Genet 42: 920-921; author reply 921. PubMed ID: 20980983

  • Ping-Chiang Lyu Institute of Bioinformatics and Structural Biology & Department of Life Sciences, National Tsing Hua University
    Tseng, T. S., Cheng, C. S., Hsu, S. T., Shih, M. F., He, P. L., Lyu, P. C. (2013) Residue-Specific Annotation of Disorder-to-Order Transition and Cathepsin Inhibition of a Propeptide-Like Crammer from D. melanogaster. PLoS One 8: e54187. PubMed ID: 23349821

    Chan, H. T., Lee, T. R., Huang, S. H., Lee, H. Y., Sang, T. K., Chan, H. L. and Lyu, P. C. (2012). Proteomic analysis of a drosophila IBMPFD model reveals potential pathogenic mechanisms. Mol Biosyst 8: 1730-1741. PubMed ID: 22481368

    Tseng, T. S., Cheng, C. S., Chen, D. J., Shih, M. F., Liu, Y. N., Hsu, S. T. and Lyu, P. C. (2012). A molten globule-to-ordered structure transition of Drosophila melanogaster crammer is required for its ability to inhibit cathepsin. Biochem J 442: 563-572. PubMed ID: 22150223


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