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  • Jennifer Zallen Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
    Farrell, D. L., Weitz, O., Magnasco, M. O. and Zallen, J. A. (2017). SEGGA: a toolset for rapid automated analysis of epithelial cell polarity and dynamics. Development 144(9): 1725-1734. PubMed ID: 28465336

    Spencer, A. K., Schaumberg, A. J. and Zallen, J. A. (2017). Scaling of cytoskeletal organization with cell size in Drosophila. Mol Biol Cell [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28404752

    Vichas, A., Laurie, M.T. and Zallen, J.A. (2015). The Ski2-family helicase Obelus regulates Crumbs alternative splicing and cell polarity. J Cell Biol 211: 1011-1024. PubMed ID: 26644515

    Tamada, M. and Zallen, J. A. (2015). Square cell packing in the Drosophila embryo through spatiotemporally regulated EGF receptor signaling. Dev Cell 35: 151-161. PubMed ID: 26506305

    Pare, A. C., Vichas, A., Fincher, C. T., Mirman, Z., Farrell, D. L., Mainieri, A. and Zallen, J. A. (2014). A positional Toll receptor code directs convergent extension in Drosophila. Nature. PubMed ID: 25363762

    Kasza, K. E., Farrell, D. L. and Zallen, J. A. (2014). Spatiotemporal control of epithelial remodeling by regulated myosin phosphorylation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 25071215

    Simoes Sde, M., Mainieri, A. and Zallen, J. A. (2014). Rho GTPase and Shroom direct planar polarized actomyosin contractility during convergent extension. J Cell Biol 204: 575-589. PubMed ID: 24535826

    Fernandez-Gonzalez, R. and Zallen, J. A. (2013). Wounded cells drive rapid epidermal repair in the early Drosophila embryo. Mol Biol Cell. PubMed ID: 23985320

    Marcinkevicius, E. and Zallen, J. A. (2013). Regulation of cytoskeletal organization and junctional remodeling by the atypical cadherin Fat. Development 140: 433-443. PubMed ID: 23250217

    Tamada, M., Farrell, D. L. and Zallen, J. A. (2012). Abl regulates planar polarized junctional dynamics through beta-catenin tyrosine phosphorylation. Dev Cell 22: 309-319. PubMed ID: 22340496

    Vichas, A. and Zallen, J. A. (2011). Translating cell polarity into tissue elongation. Semin Cell Dev Biol 22: 858-864. PubMed ID: 21983030

  • Phillip Zamore University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester
    Wang, W., Han, B. W., Tipping, C., Ge, D. T., Zhang, Z., Weng, Z. and Zamore, P. D. (2015). Slicing and binding by Ago3 or Aub trigger Piwi-bound piRNA production by distinct mechanisms. Mol Cell 59: 819-830. PubMed ID: 26340424

    Han, B. W., Wang, W., Li, C., Weng, Z. and Zamore, P. D. (2015). Noncoding RNA. piRNA-guided transposon cleavage initiates Zucchini-dependent, phased piRNA production. Science 348: 817-821. PubMed ID: 25977554

    Roy, C. K., Olson, S., Graveley, B. R., Zamore, P. D. and Moore, M. J. (2015). Assessing long-distance RNA sequence connectivity via RNA-templated DNA-DNA ligation. Elife 4. PubMed ID: 25866926

    Wang, W., Yoshikawa, M., Han, B. W., Izumi, N., Tomari, Y., Weng, Z. and Zamore, P. D. (2014). The initial uridine of primary piRNAs does not create the tenth adenine that is the hallmark of secondary piRNAs. Mol Cell 56: 708-716. PubMed ID: 25453759

    Han, B. W. and Zamore, P. D. (2014). piRNAs. Curr Biol 24: R730-733. PubMed ID: 25137579

    Zhang, Z., Wang, J., Schultz, N., Zhang, F., Parhad, S. S., Tu, S., Vreven, T., Zamore, P. D., Weng, Z. and Theurkauf, W. E. (2014). The HP1 Homolog Rhino Anchors a Nuclear Complex that Suppresses piRNA Precursor Splicing. Cell 157: 1353-1363. PubMed ID: 24906152

    Fukunaga, R. and Zamore, P. D. (2014). A universal small molecule, inorganic phosphate, restricts the substrate specificity of Dicer-2 in small RNA biogenesis. Cell Cycle 13. PubMed ID: 24787225

    Fukunaga, R., Colpan, C., Han, B. W. and Zamore, P. D. (2014). Inorganic phosphate blocks binding of pre-miRNA to Dicer-2 via its PAZ domain. EMBO J. PubMed ID: 24488111

    Flores-Jasso, C. F., Salomon, W. E., Zamore, P. D. (2013) Rapid and specific purification of Argonaute-small RNA complexes from crude cell lysates. RNA 19: 271-279. PubMed ID: 23249751

    Wee, L. M., Flores-Jasso, C. F., Salomon, W. E., Zamore, P. D. (2012) Argonaute divides its RNA guide into domains with distinct functions and RNA-binding properties. Cell 151: 1055-1067. PubMed ID: 23178124

  • Daniela Zarnescu Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Arizona
    Coyne, A. N., Lorenzini, I., Chou, C. C., Torvund, M., Rogers, R. S., Starr, A., Zaepfel, B. L., Levy, J., Johannesmeyer, J., Schwartz, J. C., Nishimune, H., Zinsmaier, K., Rossoll, W., Sattler, R. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2017). Post-transcriptional inhibition of Hsc70-4/HSPA8 expression leads to synaptic vesicle cycling defects in multiple models of ALS. Cell Rep 21(1): 110-125. PubMed ID: 28978466

    Novak, S. M., Joardar, A., Gregorio, C. C. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2015). Regulation of heart rate in Drosophila via Fragile X mental retardation protein. PLoS One 10: e0142836. PubMed ID: 26571124

    Coyne, A. N., Yamada, S. B., Siddegowda, B. B., Estes, P. S., Zaepfel, B. L., Johannesmeyer, J. S., Lockwood, D. B., Pham, L. T., Hart, M. P., Cassel, J. A., Freibaum, B., Boehringer, A. V., Taylor, J. P., Reitz, A. B., Gitler, A. D. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2015). Fragile X protein mitigates TDP-43 toxicity by remodeling RNA granules and restoring translation. Hum Mol Genet. PubMed ID: 26385636

    Chou, C. C., Alexeeva, O. M., Yamada, S., Pribadi, A., Zhang, Y., Mo, B., Williams, K. R., Zarnescu, D. C. and Rossoll, W. (2015). PABPN1 suppresses TDP-43 toxicity in ALS disease models. Hum Mol Genet [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26130692

    Joardar, A., Menzl, J., Podolsky, T. C., Manzo, E., Estes, P. S., Ashford, S. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2014). PPAR gamma activation is neuroprotective in a Drosophila model of ALS based on TDP-43. Hum Mol Genet. PubMed ID: 25432537

    Coyne, A. N., Siddegowda, B. B., Estes, P. S., Johannesmeyer, J., Kovalik, T., Daniel, S. G., Pearson, A., Bowser, R. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2014). Futsch/MAP1B mRNA is a translational target of TDP-43 and is neuroprotective in a Drosophila model of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. J Neurosci 34: 15962-15974. PubMed ID: 25429138

    Estes, P. S., Daniel, S. G., McCallum, A. P., Boehringer, A. V., Sukhina, A. S., Zwick, R. A., Zarnescu, D. C. (2013) Motor neurons and glia exhibit specific, individualized responses to TDP-43 expression in a Drosophila model of ALS. Dis Model Mech. PubMed ID: 23471911

    Callan, M. A., Clements, N., Ahrendt, N. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2012). Fragile X Protein is required for inhibition of insulin signaling and regulates glial-dependent neuroblast reactivation in the developing brain. Brain Res 1462: 151-161. PubMed ID: 22513101

    Callan, M. A. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2011). Heads-up: new roles for the fragile X mental retardation protein in neural stem and progenitor cells. Genesis 49: 424-440. PubMed ID: 21404421

    Callan, M. A., Cabernard, C., Heck, J., Luois, S., Doe, C. Q. and Zarnescu, D. C. (2010). Fragile X protein controls neural stem cell proliferation in the Drosophila brain. Hum Mol Genet 19: 3068-3079. PubMed ID: 20504994

  • Troy Zars Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia
    LaFerriere, H. and Zars, T. (2017). The Drosophila melanogaster tribbles pseudokinase is necessary for proper memory formation. Neurobiol Learn Mem 144: 68-76. PubMed ID: 28669782

    Ostrowski, D., Kahsai, L., Kramer, E. F., Knutson, P. and Zars, T. (2015). Place memory retention in Drosophila. Neurobiol Learn Mem [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26143995

    Chen, A., Kramer, E. F., Purpura, L., Krill, J. L., Zars, T. and Dawson-Scully, K. (2011). The influence of natural variation at the foraging gene on thermotolerance in adult Drosophila in a narrow temperature range. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 197: 1113-1118. PubMed ID: 21861180

    LaFerriere, H., Ostrowski, D., Guarnieri, D. J. and Zars, T. (2011). The arouser EPS8L3 gene is critical for normal memory in Drosophila. PLoS One 6: e22867. PubMed ID: 21818402

    Sitaraman, D. and Zars, T. (2010). Lack of prediction for high-temperature exposures enhances Drosophila place learning. J Exp Biol 213: 4018-4022. PubMed ID: 21075943

  • Martin Zeidler Department of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield
    Fisher, K. H., Stec, W., Brown, S. and Zeidler, M. P. (2015). Mechanisms of JAK/STAT pathway negative regulation by the short coreceptor Eye Transformer / Latran. Mol Biol Cell. PubMed ID: 26658615

    Thomas, S., Fisher, K. H., Snowden, J. A., Danson, S. J., Brown, S. and Zeidler, M. P. (2015). Methotrexate is a JAK/STAT pathway inhibitor. PLoS One 10: e0130078. PubMed ID: 26131691

    Bausek, N. and Zeidler, M. P. (2013). Galpha73B is a downstream effector of JAK/STAT signalling and a regulator of Rho1 in Drosophila haematopoiesis. J Cell Sci. PubMed ID: 24163435

    Zeidler, M. P. and Bausek, N. (2013). The Drosophila JAK-STAT pathway. JAKSTAT 2: e25353. PubMed ID: 24069564

    Wells, R. E., Barry, J. D., Warrington, S. J., Cuhlmann, S., Evans, P., Huber, W., Strutt, D. and Zeidler, M. P. (2013). Control of tissue morphology by Fasciclin III-mediated intercellular adhesion. Development. PubMed ID: 23946443

    Johnstone, K., Wells, R. E., Strutt, D. and Zeidler, M. P. (2013). Localised Jak/STAT pathway activation is required for Drosophila wing hinge development. PLoS One 8: e65076. PubMed ID: 23741461

    Fisher, K. H., Wright, V. M., Taylor, A., Zeidler, M. P. and Brown, S. (2012). Advances in genome-wide RNAi cellular screens: a case study using the Drosophila JAK/STAT pathway. BMC Genomics 13: 506. PubMed ID: 23006893

    Stec, W. J. and Zeidler, M. P. (2011). Drosophila SOCS Proteins. J Signal Transduct 2011: 894510. PubMed ID: 22203896

    Wright, V. M., Vogt, K. L., Smythe, E. and Zeidler, M. P. (2011). Differential activities of the Drosophila JAK/STAT pathway ligands Upd, Upd2 and Upd3. Cell Signal 23: 920-927. PubMed ID: 21262354

  • Julia Zeitlinger Stowers Insitute for Medical Research, Kansas City
    Pascual, J., Jacobs, J., Sansores-Garcia, L., Natarajan, M., Zeitlinger, J., Aerts, S., Halder, G. and Hamaratoglu, F. (2017). Hippo Reprograms the Transcriptional Response to Ras Signaling. Dev Cell 42(6): 667-680.e664. PubMed ID: 28950103

    Koenecke, N., Johnston, J., He, Q., Meier, S. and Zeitlinger, J. (2016). Drosophila poised enhancers are generated during tissue patterning with the help of repression. Genome Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27979994

    Koenecke, N., Johnston, J., Gaertner, B., Natarajan, M. and Zeitlinger, J. (2016). Genome-wide identification of Drosophila dorso-ventral enhancers by differential histone acetylation analysis. Genome Biol 17: 196. PubMed ID: 27678375

    Sun, Y., Nien, C.Y., Chen, K., Liu, H.Y., Johnston, J., Zeitlinger, J. and Rushlow, C. (2015). Zelda overcomes the high intrinsic nucleosome barrier at enhancers during Drosophila zygotic genome activation. Genome Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26335633

    Gaertner, B. and Zeitlinger, J. (2014). RNA polymerase II pausing during development. Development 141: 1179-1183. PubMed ID: 24595285

    Bardet, A. F., Steinmann, J., Bafna, S., Knoblich, J. A., Zeitlinger, J. and Stark, A. (2013). Identification of transcription factor binding sites from ChIP-seq data at high-resolution. Bioinformatics. PubMed ID: 23980024

    Chen, K., Johnston, J., Shao, W., Meier, S., Staber, C. and Zeitlinger, J. (2013). A global change in RNA polymerase II pausing during the Drosophila midblastula transition. Elife 2: e00861. PubMed ID: 23951546

    Gaertner, B., Johnston, J., Chen, K., Wallaschek, N., Paulson, A., Garruss, A. S., Gaudenz, K., De Kumar, B., Krumlauf, R. and Zeitlinger, J. (2012). Poised RNA Polymerase II Changes over Developmental Time and Prepares Genes for Future Expression. Cell Rep 2: 1670-1683. PubMed ID: 23260668

    Bardet, A. F., He, Q., Zeitlinger, J. and Stark, A. (2012). A computational pipeline for comparative ChIP-seq analyses. Nat Protoc 7: 45-61. PubMed ID: 22179591

    He, Q., Bardet, A. F., Patton, B., Purvis, J., Johnston, J., Paulson, A., Gogol, M., Stark, A. and Zeitlinger, J. (2011). High conservation of transcription factor binding and evidence for combinatorial regulation across six Drosophila species. Nat Genet 43: 414-420. PubMed ID: 21478888

  • Andrew Zelhof Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington
    Liang, X., Mahato, S., Hemmerich, C. and Zelhof, A. C. (2016). Two temporal functions of Glass: Ommatidium patterning and photoreceptor differentiation. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 27105580
    Nie, J., Mahato, S. and Zelhof, A. C. (2015). Imaging the Drosophila retina: zwitterionic buffers PIPES and HEPES induce morphological artifacts in tissue fixation. BMC Dev Biol 15: 10. PubMed ID: 25645690

    Nie, J., Mahato, S. and Zelhof, A. C. (2014). The actomyosin machinery is required for Drosophila retinal lumen formation. PLoS Genet 10: e1004608. PubMed ID: 25233220

    Terrell, D., Xie, B., Workman, M., Mahato, S., Zelhof, A., Gebelein, B. and Cook, T. (2012). OTX2 and CRX rescue overlapping and photoreceptor-specific functions in the Drosophila eye. Dev Dyn 241: 215-228. PubMed ID: 22113834

  • Kai Zeng Department of Animal & Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield
    Jackson, B. C., Campos, J. L., Haddrill, P. R., Charlesworth, B. and Zeng, K. (2017). Variation in the intensity of selection on codon bias over time causes contrasting patterns of base composition evolution in Drosophila. Genome Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 28082609

    Jackson, B. C., Campos, J. L. and Zeng, K. (2014). The effects of purifying selection on patterns of genetic differentiation between Drosophila melanogaster populations. Heredity (Edinb). PubMed ID: 25227256

    Campos, J. L., Zeng, K., Parker, D. J., Charlesworth, B. and Haddrill, P. R. (2013). Codon usage bias and effective population sizes on the X chromosome versus the autosomes in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Biol Evol 30: 811-823. PubMed ID: 23204387

    Fang, S., Yukilevich, R., Chen, Y., Turissini, D. A., Zeng, K., Boussy, I. A. and Wu, C. I. (2012). Incompatibility and competitive exclusion of genomic segments between sibling Drosophila species. PLoS Genet 8: e1002795. PubMed ID: 22761593

  • Christos Zervas Biomedical Research Foundation Academy of Athens
    Vakaloglou, K. M., Chrysanthis, G. and Zervas, C. G. (2016). IPP complex reinforces adhesion by relaying tension-dependent signals to inhibit integrin turnover. Cell Rep 14: 2668-2682. PubMed ID: 26972014

    Velentzas, P. D., Velentzas, A. D., Pantazi, A. D., Mpakou, V. E., Zervas, C. G., Papassideri, I. S. and Stravopodis, D. J. (2013). Proteasome, but not autophagy, disruption results in severe eye and wing dysmorphia: a subunit- and regulator-dependent process in Drosophila. PLoS One 8: e80530. PubMed ID: 24282550

    Chountala, M., Vakaloglou, K. M. and Zervas, C. G. (2012). Parvin overexpression uncovers tissue-specific genetic pathways and disrupts F-actin to induce apoptosis in the developing epithelia in Drosophila. PLoS One 7: e47355. PubMed ID: 23077599

  • Bing Zhang Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri
    Padash Barmchi, M., Samarasekera, G., Gilbert, M., Auld, V.J. and Zhang, B. (2016). Magi is associated with the Par complex and functions antagonistically with Bazooka to regulate the apical polarity complex. PLoS One 11: e0153259. PubMed ID: 27074039

    Vanlandingham, P. A., Barmchi, M. P., Royer, S., Green, R., Bao, H., Reist, N. and Zhang, B. (2014). AP180 Couples Protein Retrieval to Clathrin-mediated Endocytosis of Synaptic Vesicles. Traffic. PubMed ID: 24456281

    Vanlandingham, P. A., Fore, T. R., Chastain, L. R., Royer, S. M., Bao, H., Reist, N. E. and Zhang, B. (2013). Epsin 1 Promotes Synaptic Growth by Enhancing BMP Signal Levels in Motoneuron Nuclei. PLoS One 8: e65997. PubMed ID: 23840387

    Kumimoto, E. L., Fore, T. R., Zhang, B. (2013) Transcriptome Profiling Following Neuronal and Glial Expression of ALS-Linked SOD1 in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 23550139

    Kim, Y, J., Bao, H., Bonanno, L., Zhang, B. and Serpe, M. (2012). Drosophila Neto is essential for clustering glutamate receptors at the neuromuscular junction. Genes Dev. 26: 974-987. PubMed ID: 22499592

    Koles, K., et al. (2012). Mechanism of Evenness interrupted (Evi)-exosome release at synaptic boutons. J. Biol. Chem 287: 16820-34. PubMed ID: 22437826

  • Lei Zhang Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai
    Zhang, S., Pan, C., Lv, X., Wu, W., Chen, H., Wu, W., Wu, H., Zhang, L. and Zhao, Y. (2017). Repression of Abd-B by Polycomb is critical for cell identity maintenance in adult Drosophila testis. Sci Rep 7(1): 5101. PubMed ID: 28698559

    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

    Xu, J., Hao, X., Yin, M. X., Lu, Y., Jin, Y., Xu, J., Ge, L., Wu, W., Ho, M., Yang, Y., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2017). Function of Nerfin-1 in preventing medulla neurons dedifferentiation requires its inhibition of Notch activity. Development. PubMed ID: 28242614

    Wang, S., Lu, Y., Yin, M. X., Wang, C., Wu, W., Li, J., Wu, W., Ge, L., Hu, L., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2016). Importin α1 mediates Yorkie nuclear import via an N-terminal non-canonical nuclear localization signal. J Biol Chem 291: 7926-7937. PubMed ID: 26887950

    Hu, L., Xu, J., Yin, M. X., Zhang, L., Lu, Y., Wu, W., Xue, Z., Ho, M. S., Gao, G., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2016). Ack promotes tissue growth via phosphorylation and suppression of the Hippo pathway component Expanded. Cell Discov 2: 15047. PubMed ID: 27462444

    Zhu, K., Shan, Z., Zhang, L. and Wen, W. (2016). Phospho-Pon Binding-Mediated Fine-Tuning of Plk1 Activity. Structure [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27238966

    Dong, L., Li, J., Huang, H., Yin, M. X., Xu, J., Li, P., Lu, Y., Wu, W., Yang, H., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2015). Growth suppressor lingerer regulates bantam microRNA to restrict organ size. J Mol Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 26117838

    Wang, C., Zhang, W., Yin, M.X., Hu, L., Li, P., Xu, J., Huang, H., Wang, S., Lu, Y., Wu, W., Ho, M.S., Li, L., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2015). Suppressor of Deltex mediates Pez degradation and modulates Drosophila midgut homeostasis. Nat Commun 6: 6607. PubMed ID: 25814387

    Hu, L., Huang, H., Li, J., Yin, M. X., Lu, Y., Wu, W., Zeng, R., Jiang, J., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2014). Drosophila CK2 promotes Wts to suppress Yki activity for growth control. J Biol Chem. PubMed ID: 25320084

  • Mingjie Zhang Division of Life Science, State Key Laboratory of Molecular Neuroscience, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Wen, D. T., Zheng, L., Ni, L., Wang, H., Feng, Y. and Zhang, M. (2016). The expression of CG9940 affects the adaptation of cardiac function, mobility, and lifespan to exercise in aging Drosophila. Exp Gerontol 83: 6-14. PubMed ID: 27448710

    Ye, F., Liu, W., Shang, Y. and Zhang, M. (2016). An exquisitely specific PDZ/target recognition revealed by the structure of INAD PDZ3 in complex with TRP channel tail. Structure [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26853938

    Wei, Z., Li, Y., Ye, F. and Zhang, M. (2015). Structural basis for the phosphorylation-regulated interaction between the cytoplasmic tail of cell polarity protein crumbs and the actin-binding protein moesin. J Biol Chem 290: 11384-11392. PubMed ID: 25792740

    Chen, J. and Zhang, M. (2013). The Par3/Par6/aPKC complex and epithelial cell polarity. Exp Cell Res 319: 1357-1364. PubMed ID: 23535009

    Liu, W., Wen, W., Wei, Z., Yu, J., Ye, F., Liu, C. H., Hardie, R. C. and Zhang, M. (2011). The INAD scaffold is a dynamic, redox-regulated modulator of signaling in the Drosophila eye. Cell 145: 1088-1101. PubMed ID: 21703451

  • Yongqing Zhang Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Beijing
    Huang, Y., Huang, S., Lam, S. M., Liu, Z., Shui, G. and Zhang, Y. Q. (2016). Acsl, the Drosophila ortholog of intellectual disability-related ACSL4, inhibits synaptic growth by altered lipids. J Cell Sci [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27656110

    Li, W., Yao, A., Zhi, H., Kaur, K., Zhu, Y.C., Jia, M., Zhao, H., Wang, Q., Jin, S., Zhao, G., Xiong, Z.Q. and Zhang, Y.Q. (2016). Angelman syndrome protein Ube3a regulates synaptic growth and endocytosis by inhibiting BMP signaling in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 12: e1006062. PubMed ID: 27232889

    Jiang, F., Lu, F., Li, P., Liu, W., Zhao, L., Wang, Q., Cao, X., Zhang, L. and Zhang, Y. Q. (2016). Drosophila homolog of FMRP maintains genome integrity by interacting with Piwi. J Genet Genomics 43: 11-24. PubMed ID: 26842990

    Zhao, G., Wu, Y., Du, L., Li, W., Xiong, Y., Yao, A., Wang, Q. and Zhang, Y. Q. (2015). Drosophila S6 kinase like inhibits neuromuscular junction growth by downregulating the BMP receptor thickveins. PLoS Genet 11: e1004984. PubMed ID: 25748449

    Liu, Z., Huang, Y., Hu, W., Huang, S., Wang, Q., Han, J. and Zhang, Y. Q. (2014). dAcsl, the Drosophila Ortholog of Acyl-CoA Synthetase Long-Chain Family Member 3 and 4, Inhibits Synapse Growth by Attenuating Bone Morphogenetic Protein Signaling via Endocytic Recycling. J Neurosci 34: 2785-2796. PubMed ID: 24553921

    Zhao, L., Wang, D., Wang, Q., Rodal, A. A., Zhang, Y. Q. (2013) Drosophila cyfip Regulates Synaptic Development and Endocytosis by Suppressing Filamentous Actin Assembly. PLoS Genet 9: e1003450. PubMed ID: 23593037

    Xiong, Y., Zhao, K., Wu, J., Xu, Z., Jin, S. and Zhang, Y. Q. (2013). HDAC6 mutations rescue human tau-induced microtubule defects in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 23487739

    Graf, E. R., Valakh, V., Wright, C. M., Wu, C., Liu, Z., Zhang, Y. Q. and DiAntonio, A. (2012). RIM promotes calcium channel accumulation at active zones of the Drosophila neuromuscular junction. J Neurosci 32: 16586-16596. PubMed ID: 23175814

    Liu, W., Jiang, F., Bi, X. and Zhang, Y. Q. (2012). Drosophila FMRP participates in the DNA damage response by regulating G2/M cell cycle checkpoint and apoptosis. Hum Mol Genet 21: 4655-4668. PubMed ID: 22843500

  • Yun Zhao Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences
    Pan, C., Xiong, Y., Lv, X., Xia, Y., Zhang, S., Chen, H., Fan, J., Wu, W., Liu, F., Wu, H., Zhou, Z., Zhang, L. and Zhao, Y. (2017). UbcD1 regulates Hedgehog signaling by directly modulating Ci ubiquitination and processing. EMBO Rep. PubMed ID: 28887318

    Xu, J., Hao, X., Yin, M. X., Lu, Y., Jin, Y., Xu, J., Ge, L., Wu, W., Ho, M., Yang, Y., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2017). Function of Nerfin-1 in preventing medulla neurons dedifferentiation requires its inhibition of Notch activity. Development. PubMed ID: 28242614

    Lv, X., Pan, C., Zhang, Z., Xia, Y., Chen, H., Zhang, S., Guo, T., Han, H., Song, H., Zhang, L. and Zhao, Y. (2016). SUMO regulates somatic cyst stem cells maintenance and directly targets hedgehog pathway in adult Drosophila testis. Development. PubMed ID: 27013244

    Lv, X., Han, Z., Chen, H., Yang, B., Yang, X., Xia, Y., Pan, C., Fu, L., Zhang, S., Han, H., Wu, M., Zhou, Z., Zhang, L., Li, L., Wei, G. and Zhao, Y. (2016). A positive role for polycomb in transcriptional regulation via H4K20me1. Cell Res. PubMed ID: 27002220

    Han, H., Fan, J., Xiong, Y., Wu, W., Lu, Y., Zhang, L. and Zhao, Y. (2016). Chi and dLMO function antagonistically on Notch signaling through directly regulation of fng transcription. Sci Rep 6: 18937. PubMed ID: 26738424

    Wang, C., Zhang, W., Yin, M.X., Hu, L., Li, P., Xu, J., Huang, H., Wang, S., Lu, Y., Wu, W., Ho, M.S., Li, L., Zhao, Y. and Zhang, L. (2015). Suppressor of Deltex mediates Pez degradation and modulates Drosophila midgut homeostasis. Nat Commun 6: 6607. PubMed ID: 25814387

    Xiong, Y., Liu, C. and Zhao, Y. (2014). Decoding Ci: From partial degradation to inhibition. Dev Growth Differ. PubMed ID: 25495033

    Mao, F., Yang, X., Fu, L., Lv, X., Zhang, Z., Wu, W., Yang, S., Zhou, Z., Zhang, L. and Zhao, Y. (2014). Kto-Skd complex can regulate ptc expression by interacting with Ci in Hedgehog signaling pathway. J Biol Chem. PubMed ID: 24962581

    Zhang, Z., Feng, J., Pan, C., Lv, X., Wu, W., Zhou, Z., Liu, F., Zhang, L. and Zhao, Y. (2013). Atrophin-Rpd3 complex represses Hedgehog signaling by acting as a corepressor of CiR. J Cell Biol 203: 575-583. PubMed ID: 24385484

    Zhang, Z., Lv, X., Yin, W. C., Zhang, X., Feng, J., Wu, W., Hui, C. C., Zhang, L. and Zhao, Y. (2013). Ter94 ATPase complex targets k11-linked ubiquitinated ci to proteasomes for partial degradation. Dev Cell 25: 636-644. PubMed ID: 23747190

  • Zhangwu Zhao Department of Entomology, China Agricultural University, Beijing
    Fu, Y., Zhu, J. Y., Zhang, F., Richman, A., Zhao, Z. and Han, Z. (2017). Comprehensive functional analysis of Rab GTPases in Drosophila nephrocytes. Cell Tissue Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28180992

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