Fly Labs and References


  • Nir Yakoby Department of Biology, Rutgers University
    Revaitis, N. T., Marmion, R. A., Farhat, M., Ekiz, V., Wang, W. and Yakoby, N. (2017). Simple expression domains are regulated by discrete CRMs during Drosophila oogenesis. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 28634244

    Niepielko, M. G. and Yakoby, N. (2014). Evolutionary changes in TGFalpha distribution underlie morphological diversity in eggshells from Drosophila species. Development 141: 4710-4715. PubMed ID: 25468939

    Niepielko, M. G., Marmion, R. A., Kim, K., Luor, D., Ray, C. and Yakoby, N. (2013). Chorion Patterning: A window into gene regulation and Drosophila species-relatedness. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 24109603

    Niepielko, M. G., Marmion, R. A., Kim, K., Luor, D., Ray, C. and Yakoby, N. (2013). Chorion Patterning: A window into gene regulation and Drosophila species-relatedness. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 24109603

    Marmion, R. A., Jevtic, M., Springhorn, A., Pyrowolakis, G. and Yakoby, N. (2012). The drosophila BMPRII, wishful thinking, is required for eggshell patterning. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 23274688

    Niepielko, M. G., Ip, K., Kanodia, J. S., Lun, D. S. and Yakoby, N. (2012). Evolution of BMP signaling in Drosophila oogenesis: a receptor-based mechanism. Biophys J 102: 1722-1730. PubMed ID: 22768927

    Zartman, J. J., Cheung, L. S., Niepielko, M. G., Bonini, C., Haley, B., Yakoby, N. and Shvartsman, S. Y. (2011). Pattern formation by a moving morphogen source. Phys Biol 8: 045003. PubMed ID: 21750363

  • Masamitsu Yamaguchi Department of Applied Biology, Kyoto Institute of Technology
    Suong, D. N. A., Shimaji, K., Pyo, J. H., Park, J. S., Yoshida, H., Yoo, M. A. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). Overexpression of dJmj differentially affects intestinal stem cells and differentiated enterocytes. Cell Signal 42: 194-210. PubMed ID: 29102770

    Lo Piccolo, L., Jantrapirom, S., Nagai, Y. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). FUS toxicity is rescued by the modulation of lncRNA hsromega expression in Drosophila melanogaster. Sci Rep 7(1): 15660. PubMed ID: 29142303

    Shimaji, K., Tanaka, R., Maeda, T., Ozaki, M., Yoshida, H., Ohkawa, Y., Sato, T., Suyama, M. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). Histone methyltransferase G9a is a key regulator of the starvation-induced behaviors in Drosophila melanogaster. Sci Rep 7(1): 14763. PubMed ID: 29116191

    An, P. N. T., Shimaji, K., Tanaka, R., Yoshida, H., Kimura, H., Fukusaki, E. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). Epigenetic regulation of starvation-induced autophagy in Drosophila by histone methyltransferase G9a. Sci Rep 7(1): 7343. PubMed ID: 28779125

    Nakamura, A., Tanaka, R., Morishita, K., Yoshida, H., Higuchi, Y., Takashima, H. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). Neuron-specific knockdown of the Drosophila fat induces reduction of life span, deficient locomotive ability, shortening of motoneuron terminal branches and defects in axonal targeting. Genes Cells [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28488382

    Umegawachi, T., Yoshida, H., Koshida, H., Yamada, M., Ohkawa, Y., Sato, T., Suyama, M., Krause, H. M. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). Control of tissue size and development by a regulatory element in the yorkie 3'UTR. Am J Cancer Res 7(3): 673-687. PubMed ID: 28401020

    Morishita, K., Anh Suong, D. N., Yoshida, H. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). The Drosophila DOCK family protein Sponge is required for development of the air sac primordium. Exp Cell Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28341448

    Lo Piccolo, L. and Yamaguchi, M. (2017). RNAi of arcRNA hsromega affects sub-cellular localization of Drosophila FUS to drive neurodiseases. Exp Neurol 292: 125-134. PubMed ID: 28342748

    Goto, M., Toda, N., Shimaji, K., Suong, D. N., Vo, N., Kimura, H., Yoshida, H., Inoue, Y. H. and Yamaguchi, M. (2016). Polycomb-dependent nucleolus localization of Jumonji/Jarid2 during Drosophila spermatogenesis. Spermatogenesis 6(3): e1232023. PubMed ID: 28144496

    Vo, N., Anh Suong, D. N., Yoshino, N., Yoshida, H., Cotterill, S. and Yamaguchi, M. (2016). Novel roles of HP1a and Mcm10 in DNA replication, genome maintenance and photoreceptor cell differentiation. Nucleic Acids Res. PubMed ID: 27903903

  • Daisuke Yamamoto Division of Neurogenetics, Tohoku University Graduate School of Life Sciences, Sendai
    Tanaka, R., Higuchi, T., Kohatsu, S., Sato, K. and Yamamoto, D. (2017). Optogenetic activation of the fruitless-labeled circuitry in Drosophila subobscura males induces mating motor acts. J Neurosci 37(48): 11662-11674. PubMed ID: 29109241

    Chowdhury, Z. S., Sato, K. and Yamamoto, D. (2017). The core-promoter factor TRF2 mediates a Fruitless action to masculinize neurobehavioral traits in Drosophila. Nat Commun 8(1): 1480. PubMed ID: 29133872

    Hamada-Kawaguchi, N. and Yamamoto, D. (2017). Ovarian polarity and cell shape determination by Btk29A in Drosophila. Genesis [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28639397

    Higuchi, T., Kohatsu, S. and Yamamoto, D. (2017). Quantitative analysis of visually induced courtship elements in Drosophila subobscura. J Neurogenet 31(1-2): 49-57. PubMed ID: 28552034

    Yilmazer, Y. B., Koganezawa, M., Sato, K., Xu, J. and Yamamoto, D. (2016). Serotonergic neuronal death and concomitant serotonin deficiency curb copulation ability of Drosophila platonic mutants. Nat Commun 7: 13792. PubMed ID: 27958269

    Ote, M., Ueyama, M. and Yamamoto, D. (2016). Wolbachia protein TomO targets nanos mRNA and restores germ stem cells in Drosophila Sex-lethal mutants. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27498563

    Ito, H., Sato, K., Kondo, S., Ueda, R. and Yamamoto, D. (2016). Fruitless represses robo1 transcription to shape male-specific neural morphology and behavior in Drosophila. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27265393

    Koganezawa, M., Kimura, K. I. and Yamamoto, D. (2016). The neural circuitry that functions as a switch for courtship versus aggression in Drosophila males. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27185554

    Sunouchi, K., Koganezawa, M. and Yamamoto, D. (2016). Requirement of the tec family tyrosine kinase btk29a for courtship memory in Drosophila males. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol. PubMed ID: 26782301

    Goto, T., Sato, K., Sone, H., Koganezawa, M., Ito, H. and Yamamoto, D. (2015). Zeste tunes the timing of ecdysone actions in triggering programmed tissue degeneration in Drosophila. J Neurogenet: 1-5. PubMed ID: 26577029

    Hara, Y., Koganezawa, M. and Yamamoto, D. (2015). The Dmca1D channel mediates Ca inward currents in Drosophila embryonic muscles. J Neurogenet: 1-28. PubMed ID: 26004544

    Kimura, K., Sato, C., Koganezawa, M and Yamamoto, D. (2015). Drosophila ovipositor extension in mating behavior and egg deposition involves distinct sets of brain interneurons. PLoS One 10: e0126445. PubMed ID: 25955600

  • Naoki Yamanaka Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside
    Ohhara, Y., Kobayashi, S. and Yamanaka, N. (2017). Nutrient-Dependent Endocycling in Steroidogenic Tissue Dictates Timing of Metamorphosis in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS Genet 13(1): e1006583. PubMed ID: 28121986

    Danielsen, E. T., Moeller, M. E., Yamanaka, N., Ou, Q., Laursen, J. M., Soenderholm, C., Zhuo, R., Phelps, B., Tang, K., Zeng, J., Kondo, S., Nielsen, C. H., Harvald, E. B., Faergeman, N. J., Haley, M. J., O'Connor, K. A., King-Jones, K., O'Connor, M. B. and Rewitz, K. F. (2016). A Drosophila Genome-Wide Screen Identifies Regulators of Steroid Hormone Production and Developmental Timing. Dev Cell 37(6): 558-570. PubMed ID: 27326933

    Yamanaka, N., Marques, G. and O'Connor, M. B. (2015). Vesicle-Mediated Steroid Hormone Secretion in Drosophila melanogaster. Cell 163(4): 907-919. PubMed ID: 26544939

  • Yukiko Yamashita Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    Lu, K. L. and Yamashita, Y. M. (2017). Germ cell connectivity enhances cell death in response to DNA damage in the Drosophila testis. Elife 6. PubMed ID: 28809158

    Inaba, M., Sorenson, D. R., Kortus, M., Salzmann, V. and Yamashita, Y. M. (2017). Merlin is required for coordinating proliferation of two stem cell lineages in the Drosophila testis. Sci Rep 7(1): 2502. PubMed ID: 28566755

    Chiang, A. C., Yang, H. and Yamashita, Y. M. (2017). spict, a cyst cell-specific gene, regulates starvation-induced spermatogonial cell death in the Drosophila testis. Sci Rep 7: 40245. PubMed ID: 28071722

    Chen, C., Inaba, M., Venkei, Z. G. and Yamashita, Y. M. (2016). Klp10A, a stem cell centrosome-enriched kinesin, balances asymmetries in Drosophila male germline stem cell division. Elife 5. PubMed ID: 27885983

    Inaba, M., Buszczak, M. and Yamashita, Y.M. (2015). Nanotubes mediate niche-stem-cell signalling in the Drosophila testis. Nature [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26131929

    Yang, H. and Yamashita, Y.M. (2015). The regulated elimination of transit-amplifying cells preserves tissue homeostasis during protein starvation in Drosophila testis. Development 142: 1756-1766. PubMed ID: 25968311

    Inaba, M., Venkei, Z.G. and Yamashita, Y.M. (2015). The polarity protein Baz forms a platform for the centrosome orientation during asymmetric stem cell division in the Drosophila male germline. Elife [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25793442

    Venkei, Z. G. and Yamashita, Y. M. (2015). The centrosome orientation checkpoint is germline stem cell specific and operates prior to the spindle assembly checkpoint in Drosophila testis. Development 142: 62-69. PubMed ID: 25480919

    Salzmann, V., Inaba, M., Cheng, J. and Yamashita, Y. M. (2013). Lineage tracing quantification reveals symmetric stem cell division in Drosophila male germline stem cells. Cell Mol Bioeng 6: 441-448. PubMed ID: 24465278

    Salzmann, V., Chen, C., Chiang, C. Y., Tiyaboonchai, A., Mayer, M. and Yamashita, Y. M. (2013). Centrosome-dependent asymmetric inheritance of the midbody ring in Drosophila germline stem cell division. Mol Biol Cell. PubMed ID: 24227883

  • Yan Yan Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    An, Y., Xue, G., Shaobo, Y., Mingxi, D., Zhou, X., Yu, W., Ishibashi, T., Zhang, L. and Yan, Y. (2017). Apical constriction is driven by a pulsatile apical myosin network in delaminating Drosophila neuroblasts. Development. PubMed ID: 28506995

    Wong, K.K., Li, W., An, Y., Duan, Y., Li, Z., Kang, Y. and Yan, Y. (2015). β-Spectrin regulates the Hippo signaling pathway and modulates the basal actin network. J Biol Chem. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID:25589787

    Sun, Y., Yan, Y., Denef, N. and Schupbach, T. (2011). Regulation of somatic myosin activity by protein phosphatase 1beta controls Drosophila oocyte polarization. Development 138: 1991-2001. PubMed ID: 21490061

    Yan, Y., Denef, N., Tang, C. and Schupbach, T. (2011). Drosophila PI4KIIIalpha is required in follicle cells for oocyte polarization and Hippo signaling. Development 138: 1697-1703. PubMed ID: 21429988

  • Rebecca Chung-Hui Yang Department of Neurobiology, Duke University, Durham, NC
    Guntur, A. R., Gou, B., Gu, P., He, R., Stern, U., Xiang, Y. and Yang, C. H. (2016). H2O2-Sensitive Isoforms of Drosophila TRPA1 Act in Bitter-Sensing Gustatory Neurons to Promote Avoidance of UV During Egg-Laying. Genetics. PubMed ID: 27932542

    Yang, C. H., Shih, M. F., Chang, C. C., Chiang, M. H., Shih, H. W., Tsai, Y. L., Chiang, A. S., Fu, T. F. and Wu, C. L. (2016). Additive Expression of Consolidated Memory through Drosophila Mushroom Body Subsets. PLoS Genet 12(5): e1006061. PubMed ID: 27195782

    Gou, B., Zhu, E., He, R., Stern, U. and Yang, C. H. (2016). High Throughput Assay to Examine Egg-Laying Preferences of Individual Drosophila melanogaster. J Vis Exp(109): e53716. PubMed ID: 27077482

    Guntur, A. R., Gu, P., Takle, K., Chen, J., Xiang, Y. and Yang, C. H. (2015). Drosophila TRPA1 isoforms detect UV light via photochemical production of H2O2. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112(42): E5753-5761. PubMed ID: 26443856

    Yang, C. H., He, R. and Stern, U. (2015). Behavioral and circuit basis of sucrose rejection by Drosophila females in a simple decision-making task. J Neurosci 35(4): 1396-1410. PubMed ID: 25632118

  • Ayse Yarali Max-Planck-Institute of Neurobiology
    Almeida-Carvalho, M. J., Berh, D., Braun, A., Chen, Y. C., Eichler, K., Eschbach, C., Fritsch, P. M. J., Gerber, B., Hoyer, N., Jiang, X., Kleber, J., Klambt, C., Konig, C., Louis, M., Michels, B., Miroschnikow, A., Mirth, C., Miura, D., Niewalda, T., Otto, N., Paisios, E., Pankratz, M. J., Petersen, M., Ramsperger, N., Randel, N., Risse, B., Saumweber, T., Schlegel, P., Schleyer, M., Soba, P., Sprecher, S. G., Tanimura, T., Thum, A. S., Toshima, N., Truman, J. W., Yarali, A. and Zlatic, M. (2017). The Ol1mpiad: concordance of behavioural faculties of stage 1 and stage 3 Drosophila larvae. J Exp Biol 220(Pt 13): 2452-2475. PubMed ID: 28679796

    Konig, C., Antwi-Adjei, E., Ganesan, M., Kilonzo, K., Viswanathan, V., Durairaja, A., Voigt, A. and Yarali, A. (2017). Aversive olfactory associative memory loses odor specificity over time. J Exp Biol 220(Pt 9): 1548-1553. PubMed ID: 28468811

    Appel, M., Scholz, C. J., Kocabey, S., Savage, S., Konig, C. and Yarali, A. (2016). Independent natural genetic variation of punishment- versus relief-memory. Biol Lett 12(12). PubMed ID: 28003518

    Appel, M., Scholz, C.J., Müller, T., Dittrich, M., König, C., Bockstaller, M., Oguz, T., Khalili, A., Antwi-Adjei, E., Schauer, T., Margulies, C., Tanimoto, H. and Yarali, A. (2015). Genome-wide association analyses point to candidate genes for electric shock avoidance in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One 10: e0126986. PubMed ID: 25992709

    Diegelmann, S., Preuschoff, S., Appel, M., Niewalda, T., Gerber, B. and Yarali, A. (2013). Memory decay and susceptibility to amnesia dissociate punishment- from relief-learning. Biol Lett 9: 20121171. PubMed ID: 23658002

    Mishra, D., Chen, Y. C., Yarali, A., Oguz, T. and Gerber, B. (2013). Olfactory memories are intensity specific in larval Drosophila. J Exp Biol 216: 1552-1560. PubMed ID: 23596280

    Yarali, A., Nehrkorn, J., Tanimoto, H. and Herz, A. V. (2012). Event timing in associative learning: from biochemical reaction dynamics to behavioural observations. PLoS One 7: e32885. PubMed ID: 22493657

  • Bing Ye Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor
    Kaneko, T., Macara, A. M., Li, R., Hu, Y., Iwasaki, K., Dunnings, Z., Firestone, E., Horvatic, S., Guntur, A., Shafer, O. T., Yang, C. H., Zhou, J. and Ye, B. (2017). Serotonergic modulation enables pathway-specific plasticity in a developing sensory circuit in Drosophila. Neuron 95(3): 623-638.e624. PubMed ID: 28712652

    Wang, X., Zhang, M. W., Kim, J. H., Macara, A. M., Sterne, G., Yang, T. and Ye, B. (2015). The Kruppel-like factor Dar1 determines multipolar neuron morphology. J Neurosci 35: 14251-14259. PubMed ID: 26490864

    Zhou, W., Chang, J., Wang, X., Savelieff, M. G., Zhao, Y., Ke, S. and Ye, B. (2014). GM130 Is Required for Compartmental Organization of Dendritic Golgi Outposts. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24835455

    Yang, L., Li, R., Kaneko, T., Takle, K., Morikawa, R. K., Essex, L., Wang, X., Zhou, J., Emoto, K., Xiang, Y. and Ye, B. (2014). Trim9 Regulates Activity-Dependent Fine-Scale Topography in Drosophila. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24746793

    Kim, J. H., Wang, X., Coolon, R. and Ye, B. (2013). Dscam expression levels determine presynaptic arbor sizes in Drosophila sensory neurons. Neuron 78: 827-838. PubMed ID: 23764288

    Wang, X., Kim, J. H., Bazzi, M., Robinson, S., Collins, C. A. and Ye, B. (2013). Bimodal control of dendritic and axonal growth by the dual leucine zipper kinase pathway. PLoS Biol 11: e1001572. PubMed ID: 23750116

    Kim, J. H., Wang, X., Coolon, R. and Ye, B. (2013). Dscam expression levels determine presynaptic arbor sizes in Drosophila sensory neurons. Neuron 78: 827-838. PubMed ID: 23764288

    Ye, B., Kim, J. H., Yang, L., McLachlan, I., Younger, S., Jan, L. Y. and Jan, Y. N. (2011). Differential regulation of dendritic and axonal development by the novel Kruppel-like factor Dar1. J Neurosci 31: 3309-3319. PubMed ID: 21368042

  • Barry Yedvobnick Department of Biology, Emory University
    Ellis, K., Friedman, C. and Yedvobnick, B. (2015). Drosophila domino exhibits genetic interactions with a wide spectrum of chromatin protein-encoding loci. PLoS One 10: e0142635. PubMed ID: 26555684

    Kwon, M. H., Callaway, H., Zhong, J., Yedvobnick, B. (2013) A Targeted Genetic Modifier Screen Links the SWI2/SNF2 Protein Domino to Growth and Autophagy Genes in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 23550128

    Zhong, J. and Yedvobnick, B. (2009). Targeted gain-of-function screening in Drosophila using GAL4-UAS and random transposon insertions. Genet Res (Camb) 91: 243-258. PubMed ID: 19640320

  • Joanne Yew Pacific Biosciences Research Center, University of Hawai'i at Manoa
    Chiang, Y. N., Tan, K. J., Chung, H., Lavrynenko, O., Shevchenko, A. and Yew, J. Y. (2016). Steroid hormone signaling is essential for pheromone production and oenocyte survival. PLoS Genet 12: e1006126. PubMed ID: 27333054

    Ng, W.C., Chin, J.S., Tan, K.J. and Yew, J.Y. (2015). The fatty acid elongase Bond is essential for Drosophila sex pheromone synthesis and male fertility. Nat Commun 6: 8263. PubMed ID: 26369287

    Shankar, S., Chua, J. Y., Tan, K. J., Calvert, M. E., Weng, R., Ng, W. C., Mori, K. and Yew, J. Y. (2015). The neuropeptide tachykinin is essential for pheromone detection in a gustatory neural circuit. Elife 4. PubMed ID: 26083710

    Chin, J. S. and Yew, J. Y. (2013). Pheromones in the fruit fly. Methods Mol Biol 1068: 15-27. PubMed ID: 24014351

    Chin, J. S., Ellis, S. R., Pham, H. T., Blanksby, S. J., Mori, K., Koh, Q. L., Etges, W. J. and Yew, J. Y. (2014). Sex-specific triacylglycerides are widely conserved in Drosophila and mediate mating behavior. Elife 3: e01751. PubMed ID: 24618898

    Ng, S. H., Shankar, S., Shikichi, Y., Akasaka, K., Mori, K. and Yew, J. Y. (2014). Pheromone evolution and sexual behavior in Drosophila are shaped by male sensory exploitation of other males. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 24516141

    Gendron, C. M., Kuo, T. H., Harvanek, Z. M., Chung, B. Y., Yew, J. Y., Dierick, H. A. and Pletcher, S. D. (2014). Drosophila life span and physiology are modulated by sexual perception and reward. Science 343: 544-548. PubMed ID: 24292624

    Shikichi, Y., Shankar, S., Yew, J. Y. and Mori, K. (2013). Synthesis and bioassay of the eight analogues of the CH503 male pheromone (3-acetoxy-11,19-octacosadien-1-ol) of the Drosophila melanogaster fruit fly. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 77: 1931-1938. PubMed ID: 24018690

    Weng, R., Chin, J. S., Yew, J. Y., Bushati, N. and Cohen, S. M. (2013). miR-124 controls male reproductive success in Drosophila. Elife 2: e00640. PubMed ID: 23795292

  • Jeongbin Yim School of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Kim, H., Kim, K., Yim, J. (2013) Biosynthesis of drosopterins, the red eye pigments of Drosophila melanogaster. IUBMB Life. PubMed ID: 23436441

    Kim, K., Kim, S. H., Kim, J., Kim, H. and Yim, J. (2012). Glutathione s-transferase omega 1 activity is sufficient to suppress neurodegeneration in a Drosophila model of Parkinson disease. J Biol Chem 287: 6628-6641. PubMed ID: 22219196

    Kim, H., Kim, K., Kim, J., Kim, S. H. and Yim, J. (2012). Mutagenesis by imprecise excision of the piggyBac transposon in Drosophila melanogaster. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 417: 335-339. PubMed ID: 22155246

  • Jerry Yin Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    Gonzales, E. D., Tanenhaus, A. K., Zhang, J., Chaffee, R. P. and Yin, J. C. (2015). Early onset sleep defects in Drosophila models of Huntington's Disease reflect alterations of PKA/CREB Signaling. Hum Mol Genet. PubMed ID: 26604145

    Zhang. J, Yin, J.C. and Wesley, C.S. (2015). Notch Intracellular Domain (NICD) suppresses long-term memory formation in adult Drosophila flies. Cell Mol Neurobiol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25791355

    Zhang, J., Tanenhaus, A. K., Davis, J. C., Hanlon, B. M. and Yin, J. C. (2014). Spatio-temporal in vivo recording of dCREB2 dynamics in Drosophila long-term memory processing. Neurobiol Learn Mem. PubMed ID: 25460038

    Fropf, R., Zhang, J., Tanenhaus, A. K., Fropf, W. J., Siefkes, E. and Yin, J. C. (2014). Time of day influences memory formation and dCREB2 proteins in Drosophila. Front Syst Neurosci 8: 43. PubMed ID: 24744705

    Vanderheyden, W. M., Gerstner, J. R., Tanenhaus, A., Yin, J. C. and Shaw, P. J. (2013). ERK Phosphorylation Regulates Sleep and Plasticity in Drosophila. PLoS One 8: e81554. PubMed ID: 24244744

    Fropf, R., Tubon, T. C., Jr. and Yin, J. C. (2013). Nuclear gating of a Drosophila dCREB2 activator is involved in memory formation. Neurobiol Learn Mem. PubMed ID: 24076014

    Tubon, T. C., Jr., Zhang, J., Friedman, E. L., Jin, H., Gonzales, E. D., Zhou, H., Drier, D., Gerstner, J. R., Paulson, E. A., Fropf, R., Yin, J. C. (2013) dCREB2-Mediated Enhancement of Memory Formation. J Neurosci 33: 7475-7487. PubMed ID: 23616553

    Choi, C., Cao, G., Tanenhaus, A. K., McCarthy, E. V., Jung, M., Schleyer, W., Shang, Y., Rosbash, M., Yin, J. C. and Nitabach, M. N. (2012). Autoreceptor control of peptide/neurotransmitter corelease from PDF neurons determines allocation of circadian activity in drosophila. Cell Rep 2: 332-344. PubMed ID: 22938867

    Miyashita, T., Oda, Y., Horiuchi, J., Yin, J. C., Morimoto, T. and Saitoe, M. (2012). Mg(2+) block of Drosophila NMDA receptors is required for long-term memory formation and CREB-dependent gene expression. Neuron 74: 887-898. PubMed ID: 22681692

  • John Yoder Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
    Koshikawa, S., Giorgianni, M. W., Vaccaro, K., Kassner, V. A., Yoder, J. H., Werner, T. and Carroll, S. B. (2015). Gain of cis-regulatory activities underlies novel domains of wingless gene expression in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112: 7524-7529. PubMed ID: 26034272

    Wang, W., Tindell, N., Yan, S., Yoder, J. H. (2013) Homeotic functions of the Teashirt transcription factor during adult Drosophila development. Biol Open 2: 18-29. PubMed ID: 23336073

    Yoder, J. H. (2012). Abdominal segment reduction: Development and evolution of a deeply fixed trait. Fly (Austin) 6: 240-245. PubMed ID: 23026836

    Wang, W. and Yoder, J. H. (2012). Hox-mediated regulation of doublesex sculpts sex-specific abdomen morphology in Drosophila. Dev Dyn 241: 1076-1090. PubMed ID: 22488883

  • Shigeyuki Yokoyama RIKEN Systems and Structural Biology Center, Tsurumi, Yokohama
    Wakiyama, M. and Yokoyama, S. (2014). Posttranscriptional control of protein synthesis in Drosophila s2 cell-free system. Methods Mol Biol 1118: 257-266. PubMed ID: 24395422

    Wakiyama, M., Muramatsu, R., Kaitsu, Y., Ikeda, M. and Yokoyama, S. (2011). Inducible protein expression in Drosophila Schneider 2 cells using the lac operator-repressor system. Biotechnol Lett 33: 2361-2366. PubMed ID: 21826399

    Wakiyama, M., Kaitsu, Y., Matsumoto, T. and Yokoyama, S. (2010). Coupled transcription and translation from polymerase chain reaction-amplified DNA in Drosophila Schneider 2 cell-free system. Anal Biochem 400: 142-144. PubMed ID: 20122888

  • Mi-Ae Yoo Department of Molecular Biology, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
    Park, J. S., Na, H. J., Pyo, J. H., Jeon, H. J., Kim, Y. S. and Yoo, M. A. (2015). Requirement of ATR for maintenance of intestinal stem cells in aging Drosophila. Aging (Albany NY) 7: 307-318. PubMed ID: 26000719

    Na, H. J., Park, J. S., Pyo, J. H., Jeon, H. J., Kim, Y. S., Arking, R. and Yoo, M. A. (2015). Metformin inhibits age-related centrosome amplification in Drosophila midgut stem cells through AKT/TOR pathway. Mech Ageing Dev 149: 8-18. PubMed ID: 25988874

    Jeon, H. J., Kim, Y. S., Park, J. S., Pyo, J. H., Na, H. J., Kim, I. J., Kim, C. M., Chung, H. Y., Kim, N. D., Arking, R. and Yoo, M. A. (2015). Age-related change in gammaH2AX of Drosophila muscle: its significance as a marker for muscle damage and longevity. Biogerontology. PubMed ID: 25860864

    Park, J. S., Pyo, J. H., Na, H. J., Jeon, H. J., Kim, Y. S., Arking, R. and Yoo, M. A. (2014). Increased centrosome amplification in aged stem cells of the Drosophila midgut. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 450: 961-965. PubMed ID: 24971546

    Pyo, J. H., Park, J. S., Na, H. J., Jeon, H. J., Lee, S. H., Kim, J. G., Park, S. Y., Jin, Y. W., Kim, Y. S. and Yoo, M. A. (2014). Functional modification of Drosophila intestinal stem cells by ionizing radiation. Radiat Res 181: 376-386. PubMed ID: 24701963

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