Fly Labs and References


  • Daniel Babcock Biological Sciences, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA
    Sidisky, J. M., Weaver, D., Hussain, S., Okumus, M., Caratenuto, R. and Babcock, D. (2021). Mayday sustains trans-synaptic BMP signaling required for synaptic maintenance with age. Elife 10. PubMed ID: 33667157

    Sidisky, J. M. and Babcock, D. T. (2020). Visualizing Synaptic Degeneration in Adult Drosophila in Association with Neurodegeneration. J Vis Exp(159). PubMed ID: 32478750

    Cunningham, P. C., Waldeck, K., Ganetzky, B. and Babcock, D. T. (2018). Neurodegeneration and locomotor dysfunction in Drosophila scarlet mutants. J Cell Sci 131(18). PubMed ID: 30154211

    Jo, J., Im, S. H., Babcock, D. T., Iyer, S. C., Gunawan, F., Cox, D. N. and Galko, M. J. (2017). Drosophila caspase activity is required independently of apoptosis to produce active TNF/Eiger during nociceptive sensitization. Cell Death Dis 8(5): e2786. PubMed ID: 28492538

  • Erika Bach New York University School of Medicine
    Herrera, S. C., Sainz de la Maza, D., Grmai, L., Margolis, S., Plessel, R., Burel, M., O'Connor, M., Amoyel, M. and Bach, E. A. (2021). Proliferative stem cells maintain quiescence of their niche by secreting the Activin inhibitor Follistatin. Dev Cell 56(16): 2284-2294.e2286. PubMed ID: 34363758

    Grmai, L., Harsh, S., Lu, S., Korman, A., Deb, I. B. and Bach, E. A. (2021). Transcriptomic analysis of feminizing somatic stem cells in the Drosophila testis reveals putative downstream effectors of the transcription factor Chinmo. G3 (Bethesda) 11(4). PubMed ID: 33751104

    Sitaram, P., Lu, S., Harsh, S., Herrera, S. C. and Bach, E. A. (2019). Next-generation sequencing reveals increased anti-oxidant response and ecdysone signaling in STAT supercompetitors in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 31227525

    Bailetti, A. A., Negron-Pineiro, L. J., Dhruva, V., Harsh, S., Lu, S., Bosula, A. and Bach, E. A. (2019). Enhancer of Polycomb/Tip60 represses hematological tumor initiation by negatively regulating JAK/STAT pathway activity. Dis Model Mech. PubMed ID: 31072879

    Herrera, S. C. and Bach, E. A. (2018). JNK signaling triggers spermatogonial dedifferentiation during chronic stress to maintain the germline stem cell pool in the Drosophila testis. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29985130

    Grmai, L., Hudry, B., Miguel-Aliaga, I. and Bach, E. A. (2018). Chinmo prevents transformer alternative splicing to maintain male sex identity. PLoS Genet 14(2): e1007203. PubMed ID: 29389999

    Court, H., Ahearn, I. M., Amoyel, M., Bach, E. A. and Philips, M. R. (2017). Regulation of NOTCH signaling by RAB7 and RAB8 requires carboxyl methylation by ICMT. J Cell Biol 216(12): 4165-4182. PubMed ID: 29051265

    Anderson, A. M., Bailetti, A. A., Rodkin, E., De, A. and Bach, E. A. (2017). A genetic screen reveals an unexpected role for Yorkie signaling in JAK/STAT-dependent hematopoietic malignancies in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 28620086

    Cook, M. S., Cazin, C., Amoyel, M., Yamamoto, S., Bach, E. and Nystul, T. (2017). Neutral competition for Drosophila follicle and cyst stem cell niches requires vesicle trafficking genes. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28512187

    Amoyel, M., Hillion, K. H., Margolis, S. R. and Bach, E. A. (2016). Somatic stem cell differentiation is regulated by PI3K/Tor signaling in response to local cues. Development 143(21): 3914-3925. PubMed ID: 27633989

  • Doris Bachtrog Department of Integrative Biology, Center for Theoretical Evolutionary Genomics, Berkeley
    Wei, K. H., Chan, C. and Bachtrog, D. (2021). Establishment of H3K9me3-dependent heterochromatin during embryogenesis in Drosophila miranda. Elife 10. PubMed ID: 34128466

    Nguyen, A. H. and Bachtrog, D. (2021). Toxic Y chromosome: Increased repeat expression and age-associated heterochromatin loss in male Drosophila with a young Y chromosome. PLoS Genet 17(4): e1009438. PubMed ID: 33886541

    Wei, K. H., Gibilisco, L. and Bachtrog, D. (2020). Epigenetic conflict on a degenerating Y chromosome increases mutational burden in Drosophila males. Nat Commun 11(1): 5537. PubMed ID: 33139741

    Brown, E. J., Nguyen, A. H. and Bachtrog, D. (2020). The Drosophila Y chromosome affects heterochromatin integrity genome-wide. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 32211857

    Brown, E. J., Nguyen, A. H. and Bachtrog, D. (2020). The Y chromosome may contribute to sex-specific ageing in Drosophila. Nat Ecol Evol. PubMed ID: 32313175

    Bracewell, R. and Bachtrog, D. (2020). Complex evolutionary history of the Y chromosome in flies of the Drosophila obscura species group. Genome Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 32176296

    Wei, K. H. and Bachtrog, D. (2019). Ancestral male recombination in Drosophila albomicans produced geographically restricted neo-Y chromosome haplotypes varying in age and onset of decay. PLoS Genet 15(11): e1008502. PubMed ID: 31738748

    Mai, D., Nalley, M. J. and Bachtrog, D. (2019). Patterns of genomic differentiation in the Drosophila nasuta species complex. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 31556453

    Bracewell, R., Chatla, K., Nalley, M. J. and Bachtrog, D. (2019). Dynamic turnover of centromeres drives karyotype evolution in Drosophila. Elife 8. PubMed ID: 31524597

    Ellison, C. and Bachtrog, D. (2019). Recurrent gene co-amplification on Drosophila X and Y chromosomes. PLoS Genet 15(7): e1008251. PubMed ID: 31329593

    Ellison, C. and Bachtrog, D. (2019). Contingency in the convergent evolution of a regulatory network: Dosage compensation in Drosophila. PLoS Biol 17(2): e3000094. PubMed ID: 30742611

    Mahajan, S., Wei, K. H., Nalley, M. J., Gibilisco, L. and Bachtrog, D. (2018). De novo assembly of a young Drosophila Y chromosome using single-molecule sequencing and chromatin conformation capture. PLoS Biol 16(7): e2006348. PubMed ID: 30059545

    Gibilisco, L., Zhou, Q., Mahajan, S. and Bachtrog, D. (2016). Alternative splicing within and between Drosophila species, Sexes, tissues, and developmental stages. PLoS Genet 12(12): e1006464. PubMed ID: 27935948

  • Juan Domingo Bacigalupo Doctorado en Biología Molecular Celular y Neurociencias, Universidad de Chile
    Delgado, R., Munoz, Y., Pena-Cortes, H., Giavalisco, P. and Bacigalupo, J. (2014). Diacylglycerol Activates the Light-Dependent Channel TRP in the Photosensitive Microvilli of Drosophila melanogaster Photoreceptors. J Neurosci 34: 6679-6686. PubMed ID: 24806693

    Munoz, Y., Fuenzalida, K., Bronfman, M., Gatica, A., Sepulveda, M., Bacigalupo, J., Roth, A. D. and Delgado, R. (2013). Fatty acid composition of Drosophila photoreceptor light-sensitive microvilli. Biol Res 46: 289-294. PubMed ID: 24346077

    Astorga, G., Hartel, S., Sanhueza, M. and Bacigalupo, J. (2012). TRP, TRPL and cacophony channels mediate Ca2+ influx and exocytosis in photoreceptors axons in Drosophila. PLoS One 7: e44182. PubMed ID: 22952921

  • Paul Badenhorst Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, Institute of Biomedical Research, University of Birmingham
    Kwon, S. Y., Jang, B. and Badenhorst, P. (2021). The ISWI chromatin remodelling factor NURF is not required for mitotic male X chromosome organisation. MicroPubl Biol 2021. PubMed ID: 33537560

    Kwon, S. Y., Massey, K., Watson, M. A., Hussain, T., Volpe, G., Buckley, C. D., Nicolaou, A. and Badenhorst, P. (2020). Oxidised metabolites of the omega-6 fatty acid linoleic acid activate dFOXO. Life Sci Alliance 3(2). PubMed ID: 31992650

    Choudhury, S.R., Singh, A.K., McLeod, T., Blanchette, M., Jang, B., Badenhorst, P., Kanhere, A. and Brogna, S. (2016). Exon Junction Complex proteins bind nascent transcripts independently of pre-mRNA splicing in Drosophila melanogaster. Elife [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27879206

    Kwon, S. Y., Grisan, V., Jang, B., Herbert, J. and Badenhorst, P. (2016). Genome-wide mapping targets of the metazoan chromatin remodeling factor NURF reveals nucleosome remodeling at enhancers, core promoters and gene insulators. PLoS Genet 12: e1005969. PubMed ID: 27046080

    Walker, J., Kwon, S. Y., Badenhorst, P., East, P., McNeill, H. and Svejstrup, J. Q. (2011). Role of elongator subunit Elp3 in Drosophila melanogaster larval development and immunity. Genetics 187: 1067-1075. PubMed ID: 21288872

    Stofanko, M., Kwon, S. Y. and Badenhorst, P. (2010). Lineage tracing of lamellocytes demonstrates Drosophila macrophage plasticity. PLoS One 5: e14051. PubMed ID: 21124962

  • Gyeong Hun Baeg Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore
    Tan, S. W. S., Yip, G. W., Suda, T. and Baeg, G. H. (2017). Small Maf functions in the maintenance of germline stem cells in the Drosophila testis. Redox Biol 15: 125-134. PubMed ID: 29245136

    Tan, S. W. S., Lee, Q. Y., Wong, B. S. E., Cai, Y. and Baeg, G. H. (2017). Redox Homeostasis Plays Important Roles in the Maintenance of the Drosophila Testis Germline Stem Cells. Stem Cell Reports 9(1): 342-354. PubMed ID: 28669604

    Ng, C. T., Yong, L. Q., Hande, M. P., Ong, C. N., Yu, L. E., Bay, B. H. and Baeg, G. H. (2017). Zinc oxide nanoparticles exhibit cytotoxicity and genotoxicity through oxidative stress responses in human lung fibroblasts and Drosophila melanogaster. Int J Nanomedicine 12: 1621-1637. PubMed ID: 28280330

    Ong, C., Lee, Q. Y., Cai, Y., Liu, X., Ding, J., Yung, L. Y., Bay, B. H. and Baeg, G. H. (2016). Silver nanoparticles disrupt germline stem cell maintenance in the Drosophila testis. Sci Rep 6: 20632. PubMed ID: 26847594

    Liu, Z., Zhong, G., Chai, P. C., Luo, L., Liu, S., Yang, Y., Baeg, G. H. and Cai, Y. (2015). Coordinated niche-associated signals promote germline homeostasis in the Drosophila ovary. J Cell Biol 211(2): 469-484. PubMed ID: 26504174

  • Eric Baehrecke University of Massachusetts Medical School
    Allen, E. A., Amato, C., Fortier, T. M., Velentzas, P., Wood, W. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2020). A conserved myotubularin-related phosphatase regulates autophagy by maintaining autophagic flux. J Cell Biol 219(11). PubMed ID: 32915229

    Nandy, A., Lin, L., Velentzas, P. D., Wu, L. P., Baehrecke, E. H. and Silverman, N. (2018). The NF-kappaB factor Relish regulates Atg1 expression and controls autophagy. Cell Rep 25(8): 2110-2120.e2113. PubMed ID: 30463009

    Zhao, S., Fortier, T. M. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2018). Autophagy promotes tumor-like stem cell niche occupancy. Curr Biol 28(19): 3056-3064.e3053. PubMed ID: 30270184

    Anding, A. L., Wang, C., Chang, T. K., Sliter, D. A., Powers, C. M., Hofmann, K., Youle, R. J. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2018). Vps13D encodes a ubiquitin-binding protein that is required for the regulation of mitochondrial size and clearance. Curr Biol 28(2): 287-295.e286. PubMed ID: 29307555

    Lin, L., Rodrigues, F., Kary, C., Contet, A., Logan, M., Baxter, R. H. G., Wood, W. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2017). Complement-Related Regulates Autophagy in Neighboring Cells. Cell 170(1): 158-171.e158. PubMed ID: 28666117

    Lee, T. V., Kamber Kaya, H. E., Simin, R., Baehrecke, E. H. and Bergmann, A. (2016). The initiator caspase Dronc is subject of enhanced autophagy upon proteasome impairment in Drosophila. Cell Death Differ. PubMed ID: 27104928

    Tracy, K., Velentzas, P. D. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2015). Ral GTPase and the exocyst regulate autophagy in a tissue-specific manner. EMBO Rep [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26598552

    Zhang, H. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2015). Eaten alive: novel insights into autophagy from multicellular model systems. Trends Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 25862458

    Nelson, C. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2014). Eaten to death. FEBS J 281: 5411-5417. PubMed ID: 25323556

    Anding, A. L. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2014). Vps15 is required for stress induced and developmentally triggered autophagy and salivary gland protein secretion in Drosophila. Cell Death Differ. PubMed ID: 25342466

    Nelson, C., Ambros, V. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2014). miR-14 regulates autophagy during developmental cell death by targeting ip3-kinase 2. Mol Cell. PubMed ID: 25306920

    Perez, E., Das, G., Bergmann, A. and Baehrecke, E. H. (2014). Autophagy regulates tissue overgrowth in a context-dependent manner. Oncogene 0. PubMed ID: 25174403

  • Luis Alberto Baena-Lopez Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford
    Arthurton, L., Nahotko, D. A., Alonso, J., Wendler, F. and Baena-Lopez, L. A. (2020). Non-apoptotic caspase activation preserves Drosophila intestinal progenitor cells in quiescence. EMBO Rep: e48892. PubMed ID: 33135280

    Baena-Lopez, L. A., Alexandre, C., Mitchell, A., Pasakarnis, L. and Vincent, J. P. (2013). Accelerated homologous recombination and subsequent genome modification in Drosophila. Development 140(23): 4818-4825. PubMed ID: 24154526

    Baena-Lopez, L. A., Alonso, J., Rodriguez, J. and Santaren, J. F. (2008). The expression of heat shock protein HSP60A reveals a dynamic mitochondrial pattern in Drosophila melanogaster embryos. J Proteome Res 7(7): 2780-2788. PubMed ID: 18549261

    Baena-Lopez, L. A. and Garcia-Bellido, A. (2006). Control of growth and positional information by the graded vestigial expression pattern in the wing of Drosophila melanogaster. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103(37): 13734-13739. PubMed ID: 16950871

  • Hua Bai Genetics, Development, and Cell Biology, Iowa State University, Ames
    Bouska, M. J. and Bai, H. (2021). Long noncoding RNA regulation of spermatogenesis via the spectrin cytoskeleton in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda) 11(5). PubMed ID: 33720346

    Birnbaum, A., Sodders, M., Bouska, M., Chang, K., Kang, P., McNeill, E. and Bai, H. (2020). FOXO Regulates Neuromuscular Junction Homeostasis During Drosophila Aging. Front Aging Neurosci 12: 567861. PubMed ID: 33584240

    Huang, K., Miao, T., Chang, K., Kim, J., Kang, P., Jiang, Q., Simmonds, A. J., Di Cara, F. and Bai, H. (2020). Impaired peroxisomal import in Drosophila oenocytes causes cardiac dysfunction by inducing upd3 as a peroxikine. Nat Commun 11(1): 2943. PubMed ID: 32523050

    Birnbaum, A., Wu, X., Tatar, M., Liu, N. and Bai, H. (2019). Age-Dependent Changes in Transcription Factor FOXO Targeting in Female Drosophila. Front Genet 10: 312. PubMed ID: 31134124

    Huang, K., Chen, W., Zhu, F., Li, P. W., Kapahi, P. and Bai, H. (2019). RiboTag translatomic profiling of Drosophila oenocytes under aging and induced oxidative stress. BMC Genomics 20(1): 50. PubMed ID: 30651069

    Kang, P., Chang, K., Liu, Y., Bouska, M., Birnbaum, A., Karashchuk, G., Thakore, R., Zheng, W., Post, S., Brent, C. S., Li, S., Tatar, M. and Bai, H. (2017). Drosophila Kruppel homolog 1 represses lipolysis through interaction with dFOXO. Sci Rep 7(1): 16369. PubMed ID: 29180716

  • Richard Baines University of Manchester
    Mituzaite, J., Petersen, R., Claridge-Chang, A. and Baines, R. A. (2021). Characterization of Seizure Induction Methods in Drosophila. eNeuro 8(4). PubMed ID: 34330816

    Hodge, S. H., Watts, A., Marley, R., Baines, R. A., Hafen, E. and MacDougall, L. K. (2021). Twitchy, the Drosophila orthologue of the ciliary gating protein FBF1/dyf-19, is required for coordinated locomotion and male fertility. Biol Open 10(8). PubMed ID: 34357392

    Hunter, I., Coulson, B., Zarin, A. A. and Baines, R. A. (2021). The Drosophila Larval Locomotor Circuit Provides a Model to Understand Neural Circuit Development and Function. Front Neural Circuits 15: 684969. PubMed ID: 34276315

    Vernon, S. W., Goodchild, J. and Baines, R. A. (2019). A poly-glutamine region in the Drosophila VAChT dictates fill-level of cholinergic synaptic vesicles. eNeuro 6(1). PubMed ID: 30847389

    Lin, W. H. and Baines, R. A. (2019). Myocyte enhancer factor-2 and p300 interact to regulate expression of the homeostatic regulator Pumilio in Drosophila. Eur J Neurosci. PubMed ID: 30687963

    Lin, W. H., Giachello, C. N. and Baines, R. A. (2016). Seizure control through genetic and pharmacological manipulation of Pumilio: a key component of neuronal homeostasis. Dis Model Mech [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28067623

    Streit, A.K., Fan, Y.N., Masullo, L. and Baines, R.A. (2016). Calcium imaging of neuronal activity in Drosophila can identify anticonvulsive compounds. PLoS One 11: e0148461. PubMed ID: 26863447

    Giachello, C. N. and Baines, R. A. (2015). Inappropriate neural activity during a sensitive period in embryogenesis results a
  • Chris Bakal Institute of Cancer Research, Chester Beatty Laboratories, London
    Sailem, H., Bousgouni, V., Cooper, S. and Bakal, C. (2014). Cross-talk between Rho and Rac GTPases drives deterministic exploration of cellular shape space and morphological heterogeneity. Open Biol 4: 130132. PubMed ID: 24451547

    Yin, Z., Sadok, A., Sailem, H., McCarthy, A., Xia, X., Li, F., Garcia, M. A., Evans, L., Barr, A. R., Perrimon, N., Marshall, C. J., Wong, S. T. and Bakal, C. (2013). A screen for morphological complexity identifies regulators of switch-like transitions between discrete cell shapes. Nat Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 23748611

    Garcia, M. A., Alvarez, M. S., Sailem, H., Bousgouni, V., Sero, J. and Bakal, C. (2012). Differential RNAi screening provides insights into the rewiring of signalling networks during oxidative stress. Mol Biosyst 8: 2605-2613. PubMed ID: 22790786

    Bakal, C. (2011). Drosophila RNAi screening in a postgenomic world. Brief Funct Genomics 10: 197-205. PubMed ID: 21752787

  • Bruce Baker HHNI, Janelia Farm
    Chen, D., Sitaraman, D., Chen, N., Jin, X., Han, C., Chen, J., Sun, M., Baker, B. S., Nitabach, M. N. and Pan, Y. (2017). Genetic and neuronal mechanisms governing the sex-specific interaction between sleep and sexual behaviors in Drosophila. Nat Commun 8(1): 154. PubMed ID: 28754889

    Montague, S. A. and Baker, B. S. (2016). Memory elicited by courtship conditioning requires mushroom body neuronal subsets similar to those utilized in appetitive memory. PLoS One 11: e0164516. PubMed ID: 27764141

    Meissner, G. W., Luo, S. D., Dias, B. G., Texada, M. J. and Baker, B. S. (2016). Sex-specific regulation of Lgr3 in Drosophila neurons. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 26884206

    Zhou, C., Franconville, R., Vaughan, A. G., Robinett, C. C., Jayaraman, V. and Baker, B. S. (2015). Central neural circuitry mediating courtship song perception in male Drosophila. Elife 4. PubMed ID: 26390382

    Luo, S. D. and Baker, B. S. (2015). Constraints on the evolution of a doublesex target gene arising from doublesex's pleiotropic deployment. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 25675536

    Vaughan, A. G., Zhou, C., Manoli, D. S. and Baker, B. S. (2014). Neural Pathways for the Detection and Discrimination of Conspecific Song in D. melanogaster. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24794294

    Tran, D. H., Meissner, G. W., French, R. L. and Baker, B. S. (2014). A small subset of fruitless subesophageal neurons modulate early courtship in Drosophila. PLoS One 9: e95472. PubMed ID: 24740138

    Pan, Y. and Baker, B. S. (2014). Genetic identification and separation of innate and experience-dependent courtship behaviors in Drosophila. Cell 156: 236-248. PubMed ID: 24439379

    Fan, P., Manoli, D. S., Ahmed, O. M., Chen, Y., Agarwal, N., Kwong, S., Cai, A. G., Neitz, J., Renslo, A., Baker, B. S. and Shah, N. M. (2013). Genetic and Neural Mechanisms that Inhibit Drosophila from Mating with Other Species. Cell 154: 89-102. PubMed ID: 23810192

    Mellert, D. J., Robinett, C. C. and Baker, B. S. (2012). doublesex Functions Early and Late in Gustatory Sense Organ Development. PLoS One 7: e51489. PubMed ID: 23240029

  • Keith Baker Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond
    Padmanabha, D. and Baker, K. D. (2014). Drosophila gains traction as a repurposed tool to investigate metabolism. Trends Endocrinol Metab. PubMed ID: 24768030

    Li, Y., Padmanabha, D., Gentile, L. B., Dumur, C. I., Beckstead, R. B., Baker, K. D. (2013) HIF- and Non-HIF-Regulated Hypoxic Responses Require the Estrogen-Related Receptor in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS Genet 9: e1003230. PubMed ID: 23382692

    Tennessen, J. M., Baker, K. D., Lam, G., Evans, J. and Thummel, C. S. (2011). The Drosophila estrogen-related receptor directs a metabolic switch that supports developmental growth. Cell Metab 13: 139-148. PubMed ID: 21284981

  • Nick Baker Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx
    Ji, Z., Chuen, J., Kiparaki, M. and Baker, N. (2021). Cell competition removes segmental aneuploid cells from Drosophila imaginal disc-derived tissues based on ribosomal protein gene dose. Elife 10. PubMed ID: 33847264

    Quiquand, M., Rimesso, G., Qiao, N., Suo, S., Zhao, C., Slattery, M., White, K. P., Han, J. J. and Baker, N. E. (2021). New regulators of Drosophila eye development identified from temporal transcriptome changes. Genetics. PubMed ID: 33681970

    Blanco, J., Cooper, J. C. and Baker, N. E. (2020). Roles of C/EBP class bZip proteins in the growth and cell competition of Rp ('Minute') mutants in Drosophila. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 31909714

    Ji, Z., Kiparaki, M., Folgado, V., Kumar, A., Blanco, J., Rimesso, G., Chuen, J., Liu, Y., Zheng, D. and Baker, N. E. (2019). Drosophila RpS12 controls translation, growth, and cell competition through Xrp1. PLoS Genet 15(12): e1008513. PubMed ID: 31841522

    Li, K. and Baker, N. E. (2019). Transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulation of extra macrochaetae during Drosophila adult peripheral neurogenesis. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 30771303

    Wang, L. H. and Baker, N. E. (2018). Spatial regulation of expanded transcription in the Drosophila wing imaginal disc. PLoS One 13(7): e0201317. PubMed ID: 30063727

    Li, K. and Baker, N. E. (2018). Regulation of the Drosophila ID protein Extra macrochaetae by proneural dimerization partners. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29687780

    Kale, A., Ji, Z., Kiparaki, M., Blanco, J., Rimesso, G., Flibotte, S. and Baker, N. E. (2018). Ribosomal Protein S12e Has a Distinct Function in Cell Competition. Dev Cell 44(1): 42-55.e44. PubMed ID: 29316439

    Bhattacharya, A., Li, K., Quiquand, M., Rimesso, G. and Baker, N. E. (2017). The Notch pathway regulates the Second Mitotic Wave cell cycle independently of bHLH proteins. Dev Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28919436

    Kale, A., Rimesso, G. and Baker, N. E. (2016). Local cell death changes the orientation of cell division in the developing Drosophila wing imaginal disc without using Fat or Dachsous as orienting signals. PLoS One 11(12): e0167637. PubMed ID: 28030539

    Kale, A., Li, W., Lee, C.H. and Baker, N.E. (2015). Apoptotic mechanisms during competition of ribosomal protein mutant cells: roles of the initiator caspases Dronc and Dream/Strica. Cell Death Differ [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25613379

  • Bill Ballard Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences. University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Towarnicki, S. G. and Ballard, J. W. O. (2018). Mitotype interacts With diet to influence longevity, fitness, and mitochondrial functions in adult female Drosophila. Front Genet 9: 593. PubMed ID: 30555517

    Aw, W. C., Towarnicki, S. G., Melvin, R. G., Youngson, N. A., Garvin, M. R., Hu, Y., Nielsen, S., Thomas, T., Pickford, R., Bustamante, S., Vila-Sanjurjo, A., Smyth, G. K. and Ballard, J. W. O. (2018). Genotype to phenotype: Diet-by-mitochondrial DNA haplotype interactions drive metabolic flexibility and organismal fitness. PLoS Genet 14(11): e1007735. PubMed ID: 30399141

    Aw, W. C., Garvin, M. R., Melvin, R. G. and Ballard, J. W. O. (2017). Sex-specific influences of mtDNA mitotype and diet on mitochondrial functions and physiological traits in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One 12(11): e0187554. PubMed ID: 29166659

    Aw, W. C. and Ballard, J. W. (2013). The effects of temperature and diet on age grading and population age structure determination in Drosophila. J Insect Physiol. PubMed ID: 23892055

    Pichaud, N., Messmer, M., Correa, C. C., Ballard, J. W. (2013) Diet influences the intake target and mitochondrial functions of Drosophila melanogaster males. Mitochondrion. PubMed ID: 23707480

    Wolff, J. N., Sutovsky, P. and Ballard, J. W. (2013). Mitochondrial DNA content of mature spermatozoa and oocytes in the genetic model Drosophila. Cell Tissue Res. PubMed ID: 23686567

    Wolff, J. N., Nafisinia, M., Sutovsky, P. and Ballard, J. W. (2013). Paternal transmission of mitochondrial DNA as an integral part of mitochondrial inheritance in metapopulations of Drosophila simulans. Heredity (Edinb) 110: 57-62. PubMed ID: 23010820

    Aw, W. C., Dowell, F. E. and Ballard, J. W. (2012). Using near-infrared spectroscopy to resolve the species, gender, age, and the presence of Wolbachia infection in laboratory-reared Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda) 2: 1057-1065. PubMed ID: 22973543

  • Swati Banerjee Cellular and Integrative Physiology, University of Texas, San Antonio
    Xie, J., Chen, S., Bopassa, J. C. and Banerjee, S. (2021). Drosophila tubulin polymerization promoting protein mutants reveal pathological correlates relevant to human Parkinson's disease. Sci Rep 11(1): 13614. PubMed ID: 34193896

    Shi, Q., Lin, Y. Q., Saliba, A., Xie, J., Neely, G. G. and Banerjee, S. (2019). Tubulin Polymerization Promoting Protein, Ringmaker, and MAP1B Homolog Futsch Coordinate Microtubule Organization and Synaptic Growth. Front Cell Neurosci 13: 192. PubMed ID: 31156389

    Banerjee, S., Mino, R. E., Fisher, E. S. and Bhat, M. A. (2017). A versatile genetic tool to study midline glia function in the Drosophila CNS. Dev Biol 429(1): 35-43. PubMed ID: 28602954

    Subramanian, A., Siefert, M., Banerjee, S., Vishal, K., Bergmann, K. A., Curts, C. C. M., Dorr, M., Molina, C. and Fernandes, J. (2017). Remodeling of peripheral nerve ensheathment during the larval-to-adult transition in Drosophila. Dev Neurobiol 77(10): 1144-1160. PubMed ID: 28388016

  • Utpal Banerjee University of California, Los Angeles
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    Musselman, L. P., Fink, J. L., Maier, E. J., Gatto, J. A., Brent, M. R. and Baranski, T. J. (2018). Seven-up is a novel regulator of insulin signaling. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 29487137

    Musselman, L. P., Fink, J. L., Grant, A. R., Gatto, J. A., Tuthill, B. F., and Baranski, T. J. (2017). The relationship between immunity and metabolism in Drosophila diet-induced insulin resistance. Mol Cell Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 29084810

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    Musselman, L. P., Fink, J. L., Ramachandran, P. V., Patterson, B. W., Okunade, A. L., Maier, E., Brent, M. R., Turk, J. and Baranski, T. J. (2013). Role of fat body lipogenesis in protection against the effects of caloric overload in Drosophila. J Biol Chem. PubMed ID: 23355467

    Na, J., Musselman, L. P., Pendse, J., Baranski, T. J., Bodmer, R., Ocorr, K. and Cagan, R. (2013). A Drosophila model of high sugar diet-induced cardiomyopathy. PLoS Genet 9: e1003175. PubMed ID: 23326243

    Musselman, L. P., Fink, J. L., Narzinski, K., Ramachandran, P. V., Hathiramani, S. S., Cagan, R. L. and Baranski, T. J. (2011). A high-sugar diet produces obesity and insulin resistance in wild-type Drosophila. Dis Model Mech 4: 842-849. PubMed ID: 21719444

  • Daniel Barbash Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University
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    Wang, L., Barbash, D. A. and Kelleher, E. S. (2020). Adaptive evolution among cytoplasmic piRNA proteins leads to decreased genomic auto-immunity. PLoS Genet 16(6): e1008861. PubMed ID: 32525870

    McGurk, M. P. and Barbash, D. A. (2018). Double insertion of transposable elements provides a substrate for the evolution of satellite DNA. Genome Res 28(5): 714-725. PubMed ID: 29588362

    Wei, K. H., Lower, S. E., Caldas, I. V., Sless, T. J., Barbash, D. A. and Clark, A. G. (2018). Variable rates of simple satellite gains across the Drosophila phylogeny. Mol Biol Evol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 29361128

    Wei, K. H., Reddy, H. M., Rathnam, C., Lee, J., Lin, D., Ji, S., Mason, J. M., Clark, A. G. and Barbash, D. A. (2017). A Pooled Sequencing Approach Identifies a Candidate Meiotic Driver in Drosophila. Genetics. PubMed ID: 28258181

    Flores, H. A., Bubnell, J. E., Aquadro, C. F. and Barbash, D. A. (2015). The Drosophila bag of marbles gene interacts genetically with Wolbachia and shows female-specific effects of divergence. PLoS Genet 11: e1005453. PubMed ID: 26291077

    Wei, K. H., Grenier, J. K., Barbash, D. A. and Clark, A. G. (2014). Correlated variation and population differentiation in satellite DNA abundance among lines of Drosophila melanogaster. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 25512552

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    Satyaki, P. R., Cuykendall, T. N., Wei, K. H., Brideau, N. J., Kwak, H., Aruna, S., Ferree, P. M., Ji, S. and Barbash, D. A. (2014). The hmr and lhr hybrid incompatibility genes suppress a broad range of heterochromatic repeats. PLoS Genet 10: e1004240. PubMed ID: 24651406

    Ferree, P. M., Gomez, K., Rominger, P., Howard, D., Kornfeld, H. and Barbash, D. A. (2014). Heterochromatin Position Effects on Circularized Sex Chromosomes Cause Filicidal Embryonic Lethality in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics. PubMed ID: 24478337

  • Scott Barbee Department of Biological Sciences, University of Denver
    Patel, P. H., Wilkinson, E. C., Starke, E. L., McGimsey, M. R., Blankenship, J. T. and Barbee, S. A. (2020). Vps54 regulates Drosophila neuromuscular junction development and interacts genetically with Rab7 to control composition of the postsynaptic density. Biol Open 9(8). PubMed ID: 32747448

    Nesler, K. R., Starke, E. L., Boin, N. G., Ritz, M. and Barbee, S. A. (2016). Presynaptic CamKII regulates activity-dependent axon terminal growth. Mol Cell Neurosci 76: 33-41. PubMed ID: 27567686

    Patel, P. H., Barbee, S. A. and Blankenship, J. T. (2016). GW-Bodies and P-Bodies Constitute Two Separate Pools of Sequestered Non-Translating RNAs. PLoS One 11: e0150291. PubMed ID: 26930655

    Nesler, K. R., Sand, R. I., Symmes, B. A., Pradhan, S. J., Boin, N. G., Laun, A. E. and Barbee, S. A. (2013). The miRNA Pathway Controls Rapid Changes in Activity-Dependent Synaptic Structure at the Drosophila melanogaster Neuromuscular Junction. PLoS One 8: e68385. PubMed ID: 23844193

    Pradhan, S. J., Nesler, K. R., Rosen, S. F., Kato, Y., Nakamura, A., Ramaswami, M. and Barbee, S. A. (2012). The conserved P body component HPat/Pat1 negatively regulates synaptic terminal growth at the larval Drosophila neuromuscular junction. J. Cell Sci. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 23097047

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    Siudeja, K., van den Beek, M., Riddiford, N., Boumard, B., Wurmser, A., Stefanutti, M., Lameiras, S. and Bardin, A. J. (2021). Unraveling the features of somatic transposition in the Drosophila intestine. Embo j: e106388. PubMed ID: 33634906

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    Salle, J., Gervais, L., Boumard, B., Stefanutti, M., Siudeja, K. and Bardin, A. J. (2017). Intrinsic regulation of enteroendocrine fate by Numb. EMBO J [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28533229

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    de Navascues, J., Perdigoto, C. N., Bian, Y., Schneider, M. H., Bardin, A. J., Martinez-Arias, A. and Simons, B. D. (2012). Drosophila midgut homeostasis involves neutral competition between symmetrically dividing intestinal stem cells. EMBO J 31: 2473-2485. PubMed ID: 22522699

  • E. M. Baricheva Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk
    Fedorova, E. V., Dorogova, N. V., Bolobolova, E. U., Fedorova, S. A., Karagodin, D. A., Ogienko, A. A., Khruscheva, A. S. and Baricheva, E. M. (2018). GAGA protein is required for multiple aspects of Drosophila oogenesis and female fertility. Genesis: e23269. PubMed ID: 30537428

    Dorogova, N. V., Fedorova, E. V., Bolobolova, E., Ogienko, A. A. and Baricheva, E. M. (2014). GAGA protein is essential for male germ cell development in Drosophila. Genesis [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 24817547

    Karagodin, D. A., Omelina, E. S., Fedorova, E. V., Baricheva, E. M. (2013) Identification of functionally significant elements in the second intron of the Drosophila melanogaster Trithorax-like gene. Gene. PubMed ID: 23481306

    Ogienko, A. A., Karagodin, D. A., Lashina, V. V., Baiborodin, S. I., Omelina, E. S., Baricheva, E. M. (2013) Capping protein beta is required for actin cytoskeleton organisation and cell migration during Drosophila oogenesis. Cell Biol Int 37: 149-159. PubMed ID: 23339103

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    Omelina, E. S., Pavlova, N. V., Ogienko, A. A. and Baricheva, E. M. (2011). The GAGA protein is essential for dorsal appendage formation during Drosophila melanogaster oogenesis. Dokl Biochem Biophys 436: 32-34. PubMed ID: 21369899

  • Naama Barkai Weizmann Institute
    Rahimi, N., Averbukh, I., Haskel-Ittah, M., Degani, N., Schejter, E. D., Barkai, N. and Shilo, B. Z. (2016). A WntD-dependent integral feedback loop attenuates variability in Drosophila toll signaling. Dev Cell 36: 401-414. PubMed ID: 26906736

    Gavish, A., Shwartz, A., Weizman, A., Schejter, E., Shilo, B. Z. and Barkai, N. (2016). Periodic patterning of the Drosophila eye is stabilized by the diffusible activator Scabrous. Nat Commun 7: 10461. PubMed ID: 26876750

    Averbukh, I., Ben-Zvi, D., Mishra, S. and Barkai, N. (2014). Scaling morphogen gradients during tissue growth by a cell division rule. Development 141: 2150-2156. PubMed ID: 24803660

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  • Scott Barolo Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor
    Gurdziel, K., Lorberbaum, D. S., Udager, A. M., Song, J. Y., Richards, N., Parker, D. S., Johnson, L. A., Allen, B. L., Barolo, S. and Gumucio, D. L. (2015). Identification and validation of novel Hedgehog-responsive enhancers predicted by computational analysis of Ci/Gli binding site density. PLoS One 10: e0145225. PubMed ID: 26710299

    Lorberbaum, D. S. and Barolo, S. (2015). Enhancers: holding out for the right promoter. Curr Biol 25: R290-293. PubMed ID: 25829016

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  • Martin Baron Faculty of Life Sciences, Manchester, England
    Shimizu, H., Wilkin, M. B., Woodcock, S. A., Bonfini, A., Hung, Y., Mazaleyrat, S. and Baron, M. (2017). The Drosophila ZO-1 protein Polychaetoid suppresses Deltex-regulated Notch activity to modulate germline stem cell niche formation. Open Biol 7(4). PubMed ID: 28424321

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    Yamada, K., Fuwa, T. J., Ayukawa, T., Tanaka, T., Nakamura, A., Wilkin, M. B., Baron, M. and Matsuno, K. (2011). Roles of Drosophila deltex in Notch receptor endocytic trafficking and activation. Genes Cells 16: 261-272. PubMed ID: 21299753

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    Gradilla, A. C., Gonzalez, E., Seijo, I., Andres, G., Bischoff, M., Gonzalez-Mendez, L., Sanchez, V., Callejo, A., Ibanez, C., Guerra, M., Ortigao-Farias, J. R., Sutherland, J. D., Gonzalez, M., Barrio, R., Falcon-Perez, J. M. and Guerrero, I. (2014). Exosomes as Hedgehog carriers in cytoneme-mediated transport and secretion. Nat Commun 5: 5649. PubMed ID: 25472772

    Herboso, L., Oliveira, M.M., Talamillo, A., Pérez, C., González, M., Martín, D., Sutherland, J.D., Shingleton, A.W., Mirth, C.K. and Barrio, R. (2015). Ecdysone promotes growth of imaginal discs through the regulation of Thor in D. melanogaster.Sci Rep 5: 12383. PubMed ID: 26198204

    Cantera, R. and Barrio, R. (2014). Do the Genes of the Innate Immune Response Contribute to Neuroprotection in Drosophila ? J Innate Immun. PubMed ID: 25115549

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    Talamillo, A., Herboso, L., Pirone, L., Perez, C., Gonzalez, M., Sanchez, J., Mayor, U., Lopitz-Otsoa, F., Rodriguez, M. S., Sutherland, J. D., Barrio, R. (2013) Scavenger Receptors Mediate the Role of SUMO and Ftz-f1 in Drosophila Steroidogenesis. PLoS Genet 9: e1003473. PubMed ID: 23637637

    Ferreiro, M. J., Rodriguez-Ezpeleta, N., Perez, C., Hackenberg, M., Aransay, A. M., Barrio, R. and Cantera, R. (2012). Whole transcriptome analysis of a reversible neurodegenerative process in Drosophila reveals potential neuroprotective genes. BMC Genomics 13: 483. PubMed ID: 22978642

    Gonzalez, M., Martin-Ruiz, I., Jimenez, S., Pirone, L., Barrio, R. and Sutherland, J. D. (2011). Generation of stable Drosophila cell lines using multicistronic vectors. Sci Rep 1: 75. PubMed ID: 22355594

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    Gil-Ranedo, J., Gonzaga, E., Jaworek, K. J., Berger, C., Bossing, T. and Barros, C. S. (2019). STRIPAK Members Orchestrate Hippo and Insulin Receptor Signaling to Promote Neural Stem Cell Reactivation. Cell Rep 27(10): 2921-2933 e2925. PubMed ID: 31167138

    Raghu, S. V., Mohammad, F., Chua, J. Y., Lam, J. S. W., Loberas, M., Sahani, S., Barros, C. S. and Claridge-Chang, A. (2018). A zinc-finger fusion protein refines Gal4-defined neural circuits. Mol Brain 11(1): 46. PubMed ID: 30126464

    Ding, R., Weynans, K., Bossing, T., Barros, C. S. and Berger, C. (2016). The Hippo signalling pathway maintains quiescence in Drosophila neural stem cells. Nat Commun 7: 10510. PubMed ID: 26821647

  • David Bartel Whitehead Institute, Cambridge
    Kingston, E. R. and Bartel, D. P. (2021). Ago2 protects Drosophila siRNAs and microRNAs from target-directed degradation, even in the absence of 2'-O-methylation. Rna. PubMed ID: 33853897

    Kwasnieski, J. C., Orr-Weaver, T. L. and Bartel, D. P. (2019). Early genome activation in Drosophila is extensive with an initial tendency for aborted transcripts and retained introns. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 31235656

    Agarwal, V., Subtelny, A. O., Thiru, P., Ulitsky, I. and Bartel, D. P. (2018). Predicting microRNA targeting efficacy in Drosophila. Genome Biol 19(1): 152. PubMed ID: 30286781

    Rissland, O. S., Subtelny, A. O., Wang, M., Lugowski, A., Nicholson, B., Laver, J. D., Sidhu, S. S., Smibert, C. A., Lipshitz, H. D. and Bartel, D. P. (2017). The influence of microRNAs and poly(A) tail length on endogenous mRNA-protein complexes. Genome Biol 18(1): 211. PubMed ID: 27474798

    Kronja, I., Yuan, B., Eichhorn, S. W., Dzeyk, K., Krijgsveld, J., Bartel, D. P. and Orr-Weaver, T. L. (2014). Widespread changes in the posttranscriptional landscape at the Drosophila oocyte-to-embryo transition. Cell Rep 7(5): 1495-1508. PubMed ID: 24882012

  • Greg Bashaw Department of Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania
    Daiber, T., VanderZwan-Butler, C. J., Bashaw, G. J. and Evans, T. A. (2021). Conserved and divergent aspects of Robo receptor signaling and regulation between Drosophila Robo1 and C. elegans SAX-3. Genetics 217(3). PubMed ID: 33789352

    Chaudhari, K., Gorla, M., Chang, C., Kania, A. and Bashaw, G. J. (2021). Robo recruitment of the Wave regulatory complex plays an essential and conserved role in midline repulsion. Elife 10. PubMed ID: 33843588

    Arbeille, E. and Bashaw, G. J. (2018). Brain Tumor promotes axon growth across the midline through interactions with the microtubule stabilizing protein Apc2. PLoS Genet 14(4): e1007314. PubMed ID: 29617376

    Santiago, C. and Bashaw, G.J. (2017). Islet coordinately regulates motor axon guidance and dendrite targeting through the Frazzled/DCC receptor. Cell Rep 18: 1646-1659. PubMed ID: 28199838

    Hernandez-Fleming, M., Rohrbach, E. W. and Bashaw, G. J. (2017). Sema-1a Reverse Signaling Promotes Midline Crossing in Response to Secreted Semaphorins. Cell Rep 18(1): 174-184. PubMed ID: 28052247

    Chance, R. K. and Bashaw, G. J. (2015). Slit-dependent endocytic trafficking of the Robo receptor is required for Son of Sevenless recruitment and midline axon repulsion. PLoS Genet 11: e1005402. PubMed ID: 26335920

    Evans, T.A., Santiago, C., Arbeille, E. and Bashaw, G.J. (2015). Robo2 acts in trans to inhibit Slit-Robo1 repulsion in pre-crossing commissural axons. Elife 4. PubMed ID: 26186094

    Santiago, C., Labrador, J. P. and Bashaw, G. J. (2014). The Homeodomain Transcription Factor Hb9 Controls Axon Guidance in Drosophila through the Regulation of Robo Receptors. Cell Rep. PubMed ID: 24685136

    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

  • Arash Bashirullah University of Wisconsin Laboratory of Genetics, Madison
    Neuman, S. D., Lee, A. R., Selegue, J. E., Cavanagh, A. T. and Bashirullah, A. (2021). A novel function for Rab1 and Rab11 during secretory granule maturation. J Cell Sci 134(15). PubMed ID: 34342349

    Neuman, S. D., Jorgensen, J. R., Cavanagh, A. T., Smyth, J. T., Selegue, J. E., Emr, S. D. and Bashirullah, A. (2022). The Hob proteins are novel and conserved lipid-binding proteins at ER-PM contact sites. J Cell Sci 135(5). PubMed ID: 34415038

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