Fly Labs and References


  • Sebastian Kadener Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
    Martin Anduaga, A., Evantal, N., Patop, I. L., Bartok, O., Weiss, R. and Kadener, S. (2019). Thermosensitive alternative splicing senses and mediates temperature adaptation in Drosophila. Elife 8. PubMed ID: 31702556

    Buchumenski, I., Bartok, O., Ashwal-Fluss, R., Pandey, V., Porath, H. T., Levanon, E. Y. and Kadener, S. (2017). Dynamic hyper-editing underlies temperature adaptation in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 13(7): e1006931. PubMed ID: 28746393

    Afik, S., Bartok, O., Artyomov, M. N., Shishkin, A. A., Kadri, S., Hanan, M., Zhu, X., Garber, M. and Kadener, S. (2017). Defining the 5 and 3 landscape of the Drosophila transcriptome with Exo-seq and RNaseH-seq. Nucleic Acids Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28335028

    Lerner, I., Bartok, O., Wolfson, V., Menet, J. S., Weissbein, U., Afik, S., Haimovich, D., Gafni, C., Friedman, N., Rosbash, M. and Kadener, S. (2015). Clk post-transcriptional control denoises circadian transcription both temporally and spatially. Nat Commun 6: 7056. PubMed ID: 25952406

    Ashwal-Fluss, R., Meyer, M., Pamudurti, N. R., Ivanov, A., Bartok, O., Hanan, M., Evantal, N., Memczak, S., Rajewsky, N. and Kadener, S. (2014). circRNA biogenesis competes with pre-mRNA splicing. Mol Cell 56: 55-66. PubMed ID: 25242144

    Weiss, R., Bartok, O., Mezan, S., Malka, Y. and Kadener, S. (2014). Synergistic Interactions between the Molecular and Neuronal Circadian Networks Drive Robust Behavioral Circadian Rhythms in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS Genet 10: e1004252. PubMed ID: 24698952

    Mezan, S., Ashwal-Fluss, R., Shenhav, R., Garber, M. and Kadener, S. (2013). Genome-wide assessment of post-transcriptional control in the fly brain. Front Mol Neurosci 6: 49. PubMed ID: 24367289

    Belacortu, Y., Weiss, R., Kadener, S. and Paricio, N. (2012). Transcriptional activity and nuclear localization of Cabut, the Drosophila ortholog of vertebrate TGF-beta-inducible early-response gene (TIEG) proteins. PLoS One 7: e32004. PubMed ID: 22359651

    Belacortu, Y., Weiss, R., Kadener, S. and Paricio, N. (2011). Expression of Drosophila Cabut during early embryogenesis, dorsal closure and nervous system development. Gene Expr Patterns 11: 190-201. PubMed ID: 21109026

    Bekenstein, U. and Kadener, S. (2011). What can Drosophila teach us about iron-accumulation neurodegenerative disorders? J Neural Transm 118: 389-396. PubMed ID: 20967472

  • James Kadonaga Biological Sciences, U. C. San Diego
    Vo Ngoc, L., Kassavetis, G. A. and Kadonaga, J. T. (2019). The RNA Polymerase II core promoter in Drosophila. Genetics 212(1): 13-24. PubMed ID: 31053615

    Shir-Shapira, H., Sloutskin, A., Adato, O., Ovadia-Shochat, A., Ideses, D., Zehavi, Y., Kassavetis, G., Kadonaga, J. T., Unger, R. and Juven-Gershon, T. (2019). Identification of evolutionarily conserved downstream core promoter elements required for the transcriptional regulation of Fushi tarazu target genes. PLoS One 14(4): e0215695. PubMed ID: 30998799

    Khuong, M. T., Fei, J., Cruz-Becerra, G. and Kadonaga, J. T. (2017). A simple and versatile system for the ATP-dependent assembly of chromatin. J Biol Chem 292(47): 19478-19490. PubMed ID: 28982979

    Wang, Y. L., Duttke, S. H., Chen, K., Johnston, J., Kassavetis, G. A., Zeitlinger, J. and Kadonaga, J. T. (2014). TRF2, but not TBP, mediates the transcription of ribosomal protein genes. Genes Dev. PubMed ID: 24958592

    Kassavetis, G. A. and Kadonaga, J. T. (2014). The Annealing Helicase and Branch Migration Activities of Drosophila HARP. PLoS One 9: e98173. PubMed ID: 24866343

    Torigoe, S. E., Patel, A., Khuong, M. T., Bowman, G. D. and Kadonaga, J. T. (2013). ATP-dependent chromatin assembly is functionally distinct from chromatin remodeling. Elife 2: e00863. PubMed ID: 23986862

    Kadonaga, J. T. (2012). Perspectives on the RNA polymerase II core promoter. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol 1: 40-51. PubMed ID: 23801666

  • Ilona Kadow International Max Planck, Research School for Molecular and Cellular Life Sciences, Martinsried/Munich
    Hussain, A., Pooryasin, A., Zhang, M., Loschek, L. F., La Fortezza, M., Friedrich, A. B., Blais, C. M., Ucpunar, H. K., Yepez, V. A., Lehmann, M., Gompel, N., Gagneur, J., Sigrist, S. J. and Grunwald Kadow, I. C. (2018). Inhibition of oxidative stress in cholinergic projection neurons fully rescues aging-associated olfactory circuit degeneration in Drosophila. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29345616

    Stephan, D., Sanchez-Soriano, N., Loschek, L.F., Gerhards, R., Gutmann, S., Storchova, Z., Prokop, A., and Kadow, I.C. (2012). Drosophila Psidin Regulates Olfactory Neuron Number and Axon Targeting through Two Distinct Molecular Mechanisms. J. Neurosci. 32: 16080-16094. PubMed ID: 23152593

    Hartl, M., et al. (2011). A new Prospero and microRNA-279 pathway restricts CO2 receptor neuron formation. J. Neurosci. 31(44): 15660-73. PubMed ID: 22049409

  • Laurie Kaguni Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing
    Salminen, T. S., Cannino, G., Oliveira, M. T., Lillsunde, P., Jacobs, H. T. and Kaguni, L. S. (2019). Lethal interaction of nuclear and mitochondrial genotypes in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 31076384

    Salminen, T.S., Oliveira, M.T., Cannino, G., Lillsunde, P., Jacobs, H.T. and Kaguni, L.S. (2017). Mitochondrial genotype modulates mtDNA copy number and organismal phenotype in Drosophila. Mitochondrion [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28214560

    Stiban, J., Farnum, G. A., Hovde, S. L. and Kaguni, L. S. (2014). The N-terminal domain of the Drosophila mitochondrial replicative DNA helicase contains an iron-sulfur cluster and binds DNA. J Biol Chem. PubMed ID: 25023283

    Fernandez-Moreno, M. A., Hernandez, R., Adan, C., Roberti, M., Bruni, F., Polosa, P. L., Cantatore, P., Matsushima, Y., Kaguni, L. S. and Garesse, R. (2013). Drosophila nuclear factor DREF regulates the expression of the mitochondrial DNA helicase and mitochondrial transcription factor B2 but not the mitochondrial translation factor B1. Biochim Biophys Acta 1829: 1136-1146. PubMed ID: 23916463

    Martinez-Azorin, F., Calleja, M., Hernandez-Sierra, R., Farr, C. L., Kaguni, L. S. and Garesse, R. (2013). Muscle-specific overexpression of the catalytic subunit of DNA polymerase gamma induces pupal lethality in Drosophila melanogaster. Arch Insect Biochem Physiol 83: 127-137. PubMed ID: 23729397

  • Toshie Kai Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, National University of Singapore
    Iki, T., Takami, M. and Kai, T. (2020). Modulation of Ago2 Loading by Cyclophilin 40 Endows a Unique Repertoire of Functional miRNAs during Sperm Maturation in Drosophila. Cell Rep 33(6): 108380. PubMed ID: 33176138

    Kawaguchi, S., Ueki, M. and Kai, T. (2020). Drosophila MARF1 ensures proper oocyte maturation by regulating nanos expression. PLoS One 15(4): e0231114. PubMed ID: 32243476

    Teo, R. Y. W., Anand, A., Sridhar, V., Okamura, K. and Kai, T. (2018). Heterochromatin protein 1a functions for piRNA biogenesis predominantly from pericentric and telomeric regions in Drosophila. Nat Commun 9(1): 1735. Pubmed ID: 29728561

    Quénerch'du, E., Anand, A. and Kai, T. (2016). The piRNA pathway is developmentally regulated during spermatogenesis in Drosophila. RNA [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27208314

    Ghodsi, Z., Silva, E. S. and Hassani, H. (2015). Bicoid Signal Extraction with a Selection of Parametric and Nonparametric Signal Processing Techniques. Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics. PubMed ID: 26197438

    Patil, V. S., Anand, A., Chakrabarti, A. and Kai, T. (2014). The Tudor domain protein Tapas, a homolog of the vertebrate Tdrd7, functions in piRNA pathway to regulate retrotransposons in germline of Drosophila melanogaster. BMC Biol 12: 61. PubMed ID: 25287931

    Pek, J. W., Ng, B. F. and Kai, T. (2012). Polo-mediated phosphorylation of Maelstrom regulates oocyte determination during oogenesis in Drosophila. Development 139: 4505-4513. PubMed ID: 23136393

    Lim, R. S., Osato, M. and Kai, T. (2012). Isolation of undifferentiated female germline cells from adult Drosophila ovaries. Curr Protoc Stem Cell Biol Chapter 2: Unit2E 3. PubMed ID: 22872426

  • Daniel Kalderon Biological Sciences,Columbia University
    Little, J. C., Garcia-Garcia, E., Sul, A. and Kalderon, D. (2020). Drosophila hedgehog can act as a morphogen in the absence of regulated Ci processing. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 33084577

    Melamed, D. and Kalderon, D. (2020). Opposing JAK-STAT and Wnt signaling gradients define a stem cell domain by regulating differentiation at two borders. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 33135631

    Reilein, A., Melamed, D., Tavare, S. and Kalderon, D. (2018). Division-independent differentiation mandates proliferative competition among stem cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 29555768

    Huang, J., Reilein, A. and Kalderon, D. (2017). Yorkie and Hedgehog independently restrict BMP production in Escort cells to permit germline differentiation in the Drosophila ovary. Development. PubMed ID: 28619819

    Garcia Garcia, E., Little, J. C. and Kalderon, D. (2017). The exon junction complex and Srp54 contribute to Drosophila Hedgehog signaling via ci RNA Splicing. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28637711

    Reilein, A., Melamed, D., Park, K. S., Berg, A., Cimetta, E., Tandon, N., Vunjak-Novakovic, G., Finkelstein, S. and Kalderon, D. (2017). Alternative direct stem cell derivatives defined by stem cell location and graded Wnt signalling. Nat Cell Biol 19(5):433-444. PubMed ID: 28414313

    Huang, J. and Kalderon, D. (2014). Coupling of Hedgehog and Hippo pathways promotes stem cell maintenance by stimulating proliferation. J Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 24798736

    Vied, C., Reilein, A., Field, N. S. and Kalderon, D. (2012). Regulation of stem cells by intersecting gradients of long-range niche signals. Dev Cell 23: 836-848. PubMed ID: 23079600

    Wang, Z. A., Huang, J. and Kalderon, D. (2012). Drosophila follicle stem cells are regulated by proliferation and niche adhesion as well as mitochondria and ROS. Nat Commun 3: 769. PubMed ID: 22473013

    Zhou, Q. and Kalderon, D. (2011). Hedgehog activates fused through phosphorylation to elicit a full spectrum of pathway responses. Dev Cell 20: 802-814. PubMed ID: 21664578

  • Alla Ivanovna Kalmykova Laboratory of Eukaryotic Genomic Repeats, Kurchatov Institute, Moscow
    Komarov, P. A., Sokolova, O., Akulenko, N., Brasset, E., Jensen, S. and Kalmykova, A. (2020). Epigenetic Requirements for Triggering Heterochromatinization and Piwi-Interacting RNA Production from Transgenes in the Drosophila Germline. Cells 9(4). PubMed ID: 32290057

    Kordyukova, M., Sokolova, O., Morgunova, V., Ryazansky, S., Akulenko, N., Glukhov, S. and Kalmykova, A. (2019). Nuclear Ccr4-Not mediates the degradation of telomeric and transposon transcripts at chromatin in the Drosophila germline. Nucleic Acids Res. PubMed ID: 31724732

    Radion, E., Sokolova, O., Ryazansky, S., Komarov, P. A., Abramov, Y. and Kalmykova, A. (2019). The integrity of piRNA clusters is abolished by insulators in the Drosophila germline. Genes (Basel) 10(3). PubMed ID: 30862119

    Kordyukova, M., Morgunova, V., Olovnikov, I., Komarov, P. A., Mironova, A., Olenkina, O. M. and Kalmykova, A. (2018). Subcellular localization and Egl-mediated transport of telomeric retrotransposon HeT-A ribonucleoprotein particles in the Drosophila germline and early embryogenesis. PLoS One 13(8): e0201787. PubMed ID: 30157274

    Akulenko, N., Ryazansky, S., Morgunova, V., Komarov, P. A., Olovnikov, I., Vaury, C., Jensen, S. and Kalmykova, A. (2018). Transcriptional and chromatin changes accompanying de novo formation of transgenic piRNA clusters. Rna. PubMed ID: 29358235

    Ryazansky, S., Radion, E., Mironova, A., Akulenko, N., Abramov, Y., Morgunova, V., Kordyukova, M.Y., Olovnikov, I. and Kalmykova, A. (2017). Natural variation of piRNA expression affects immunity to transposable elements. PLoS Genet 13: e1006731. PubMed ID: 28448516

    Radion, E., Ryazansky, S., Akulenko, N., Rozovsky, Y., Kwon, D., Morgunova, V., Olovnikov, I. and Kalmykova, A. (2016). Telomeric retrotransposon HeT-A contains a bidirectional promoter that initiates divergent transcription of piRNA precursors in Drosophila germline. J Mol Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27939293

    Olovnikov, I. A., Morgunova, V. V., Mironova, A. A., Kordyukova, M. Y., Radion, E. I., Olenkina, O. M., Akulenko, N. V. and Kalmykova, A. I. (2016). Interaction of Telomeric Retroelement HeT-A Transcripts and Their Protein Product Gag in Early Embryogenesis of Drosophila. Biochemistry (Mosc) 81(9): 1023-1030. PubMed ID: 27682174

  • Azusa Kamikouchi Laboratory of Cellular Neurobiology, Tokyo University of Pharmacy & Life Science
    Ishimoto, H. and Kamikouchi, A. (2020). A feedforward circuit regulates action selection of pre-mating courtship behavior in female Drosophila. Curr Biol 30(3): 396-407.e394. PubMed ID: 31902724

    Ishikawa, Y., Fujiwara, M., Wong, J., Ura, A. and Kamikouchi, A. (2019). Stereotyped combination of hearing and wind/gravity-sensing neurons in the Johnston's organ of Drosophila. Front Physiol 10: 1552. PubMed ID: 31969834

    Yamada, D., Ishimoto, H., Li, X., Kohashi, T., Ishikawa, Y. and Kamikouchi, A. (2018). GABAergic local interneurons shape female fruit fly response to mating songs. J Neurosci 38(18): 4329-4347. PubMed ID: 29691331

    Li, X., Ishimoto, H. and Kamikouchi, A. (2018). Auditory experience controls the maturation of song discrimination and sexual response in Drosophila. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29555017

    :Matsuo, E., Seki, H., Asai, T., Morimoto, T., Miyakawa, H., Ito, K. and Kamikouchi, A. (2016). The organization of projection neurons and local neurons of the primary auditory center in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster. J Comp Neurol 24(6):1099-164. PubMed ID: 26762251

    Yoon, J., Matsuo, E., Yamada, D., Mizuno, H., Morimoto, T., Miyakawa, H., Kinoshita, S., Ishimoto, H. and Kamikouchi, A. (2013). Selectivity and Plasticity in a Sound-Evoked Male-Male Interaction in. PLoS One 8: e74289. PubMed ID: 24086330

    Kamikouchi, A., Wiek, R., Effertz, T., Gopfert, M. C. and Fiala, A. (2010). Transcuticular optical imaging of stimulus-evoked neural activities in the Drosophila peripheral nervous system. Nat Protoc 5: 1229-1235. PubMed ID: 20595952

    Kamikouchi, A., Albert, J. T. and Gopfert, M. C. (2010). Mechanical feedback amplification in Drosophila hearing is independent of synaptic transmission. Eur J Neurosci 31: 697-703. PubMed ID: 20384813

    Morgunova, V., Akulenko, N., Radion, E., Olovnikov, I., Abramov, Y., Olenina, L. V., Shpiz, S., Kopytova, D. V., Georgieva, S. G. and Kalmykova, A. (2016). Telomeric repeat silencing in germ cells is essential for early development in Drosophila. Nucleic Acids Res 44(15): 7509. PubMed ID: 27220463

    Shpiz, S., Ryazansky, S., Olovnikov, I., Abramov, Y. and Kalmykova, A. (2014). Euchromatic transposon insertions trigger production of novel Pi- and endo-siRNAs at the target sites in the drosophila germline. PLoS Genet 10(2): e1004138. PubMed ID: 24516406

  • KyeongJin Kang Laboratory of Behavioral Neurogenetics, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    Lee, M. J., Sung, H. Y., Jo, H., Kim, H. W., Choi, M. S., Kwon, J. Y. and Kang, K. (2017). Ionotropic Receptor 76b is required for gustatory aversion to excessive Na+ in Drosophila. Mol Cells 40(10): 787-795. PubMed ID: 29081083

    Du, E. J., Ahn, T. J., Wen, X., Seo, D. W., Na, D. L., Kwon, J. Y., Choi, M., Kim, H. W., Cho, H. and Kang, K. (2016). Nucleophile sensitivity of Drosophila TRPA1 underlies light-induced feeding deterrence. Elife 5. PubMed ID: 27656903

    Choi, J., van Giesen, L., Choi, M. S., Kang, K., Sprecher, S. G. and Kwon, J. Y. (2016). A Pair of Pharyngeal Gustatory Receptor Neurons Regulates Caffeine-Dependent Ingestion in Drosophila Larvae. Front Cell Neurosci 10: 181. PubMed ID: 27486388

    Park, J. H., Chen, J., Jang, S., Ahn, T. J., Kang, K., Choi, M. S. and Kwon, J. Y. (2016). A subset of enteroendocrine cells is activated by amino acids in the Drosophila midgut. FEBS Lett 590: 493-500. PubMed ID: 26801353

    Kim, H., Choi, M. S., Kang, K. and Kwon, J. Y. (2016). Behavioral Analysis of Bitter Taste Perception in Drosophila Larvae. Chem Senses 41: 85-94. PubMed ID: 26512069

  • Madhuri Kango-Singh Department of Biology, University of Dayton
    Gangwani, K., Snigdha, K. and Kango-Singh, M. (2020). Tep1 Regulates Yki Activity in Neural Stem Cells in Drosophila Glioma Model. Front Cell Dev Biol 8: 306. PubMed ID: 32457905

    Waghmare, I. and Kango-Singh, M. (2016). Loss of cell adhesion increases tumorigenic potential of polarity deficient Scribble mutant cells. PLoS One 11: e0158081. PubMed ID: 27327956

    Wittkorn, E., Sarkar, A., Garcia, K., Kango-Singh, M. and Singh, A. (2015). The Hippo pathway effector Yki downregulates Wg signaling to promote retinal differentiation in the Drosophila eye. Development 142: 2002-2013. PubMed ID: 25977365

    Kwon, H. J., Waghmare, I., Verghese, S., Singh, A., Singh, A. and Kango-Singh, M. (2015). Drosophila C-terminal Src kinase regulates growth via the Hippo signaling pathway. Dev Biol 397: 67-76. PubMed ID: 25446534

  • Pankaj Kapahi Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, CA
    Sharma, A., Akagi, K., Pattavina, B., Wilson, K. A., Nelson, C., Watson, M., Maksoud, E., Harata, A., Ortega, M., Brem, R. B. and Kapahi, P. (2020). Musashi expression in intestinal stem cells attenuates radiation-induced decline in intestinal permeability and survival in Drosophila. Sci Rep 10(1): 19080. PubMed ID: 33154387

    Wilson, K. A., Beck, J. N., Nelson, C. S., Hilsabeck, T. A., Promislow, D., Brem, R. B. and Kapahi, P. (2020). GWAS for Lifespan and Decline in Climbing Ability in Flies upon Dietary Restriction Reveal decima as a Mediator of Insulin-like Peptide Production. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 32502405

    Lang, S., Hilsabeck, T. A., Wilson, K. A., Sharma, A., Bose, N., Brackman, D. J., Beck, J. N., Chen, L., Watson, M. A., Killilea, D. W., Ho, S., Kahn, A., Giacomini, K., Stoller, M. L., Chi, T. and Kapahi, P. (2019). A conserved role of the insulin-like signaling pathway in diet-dependent uric acid pathologies in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS Genet 15(8): e1008318. PubMed ID: 31415568

    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

    Laye, M. J., Tran, V., Jones, D. P., Kapahi, P. and Promislow, D. E. (2015). The effects of age and dietary restriction on the tissue-specific metabolome of Drosophila. Aging Cell [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26085309

    Chi, T., Kim, M. S., Lang, S., Bose, N., Kahn, A., Flechner, L., Blaschko, S. D., Zee, T., Muteliefu, G., Bond, N., Kolipinski, M., Fakra, S. C., Mandel, N., Miller, J., Ramanathan, A., Killilea, D. W., Bruckner, K., Kapahi, P. and Stoller, M. L. (2015). A Drosophila model identifies a critical role for zinc in mineralization for kidney stone disease. PLoS One 10: e0124150. PubMed ID: 25970330

    Miller, J., Chi, T., Kapahi, P., Kahn, A. J., Kim, M. S., Hirata, T., Romero, M. F., Dow, J. A. and Stoller, M. L. (2013). Drosophila Melanogaster as an Emerging Translational Model of Human Nephrolithiasis. J Urol. PubMed ID: 23500641

    Bruce, K. D., Hoxha, S., Carvalho, G. B., Yamada, R., Wang, H. D., Karayan, P., He, S., Brummel, T., Kapahi, P. and Ja, W. W. (2013). High carbohydrate-low protein consumption maximizes Drosophila lifespan. Exp Gerontol. PubMed ID: 23403040

    Katewa, S. D., Demontis, F., Kolipinski, M., Hubbard, A., Gill, M. S., Perrimon, N., Melov, S. and Kapahi, P. (2012). Intramyocellular fatty-acid metabolism plays a critical role in mediating responses to dietary restriction in Drosophila melanogaster. Cell Metab 16: 97-103. PubMed ID: 22768842

  • Martin Kapun University of Zurich
    Kawecki, T. J., Erkosar, B., Dupuis, C., Hollis, B., Stillwell, R. C. and Kapun, M. (2021). The genomic architecture of adaptation to larval malnutrition points to a trade-off with adult starvation resistance in Drosophila. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 33677563

    Kapopoulou, A., Kapun, M., Pieper, B., Pavlidis, P., Wilches, R., Duchen, P., Stephan, W. and Laurent, S. (2020). Demographic analyses of a new sample of haploid genomes from a Swedish population of Drosophila melanogaster. Sci Rep 10(1): 22415. PubMed ID: 33376238

    Kapun, M. and Flatt, T. (2019). The adaptive significance of chromosomal inversion polymorphisms in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Ecol 28(6): 1263-1282. PubMed ID: 30230076

  • Francois Karch Department of Genetics and Evolution, University of Geneva
    Immarigeon, C., Frei, Y., Delbare, S. Y. N., Gligorov, D., Machado Almeida, P., Grey, J., Fabbro, L., Nagoshi, E., Billeter, J. C., Wolfner, M. F., Karch, F. and Maeda, R. K. (2021). Identification of a micropeptide and multiple secondary cell genes that modulate Drosophila male reproductive success. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 118(15). PubMed ID: 33876742

    Prince, E., Kroeger, B., Gligorov, D., Wilson, C., Eaton, S., Karch, F., Brankatschk, M. and Maeda, R. K. (2018). Rab-mediated trafficking in the secondary cells of Drosophila male accessory glands and its role in fecundity. Traffic. PubMed ID: 30426623

    Maeda, R. K., Sitnik, J. L., Frei, Y., Prince, E., Gligorov, D., Wolfner, M. F. and Karch, F. (2018). The lncRNA male-specific abdominal plays a critical role in Drosophila accessory gland development and male fertility. PLoS Genet 14(7): e1007519. PubMed ID: 30011265

    Cleard, F., Wolle, D., Taverner, A. M., Aoki, T., Deshpande, G., Andolfatto, P., Karch, F. and Schedl, P. (2016). Different Evolutionary Strategies to Conserve Chromatin Boundary Function in the Bithorax Complex. Genetics. PubMed ID: 28007886

    Sitnik, J.L., Gligorov, D., Maeda, R.K., Karch, F. and Wolfner, M.F. (2016). Secondary cell expressed genes in the male accessory gland are needed for the Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26746709

    Wolle, D., Cleard, F., Aoki, T., Deshpande, G., Schedl, P. and Karch, F. (2015). Functional requirements for Fab-7 boundary activity in the Bithorax Complex. Mol Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 26303531

    Maeda, R. K. and Karch, F. (2015). The open for business model of the bithorax complex in Drosophila. Chromosoma [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26067031

    Gummalla, M., Galetti, S., Maeda, R. K. and Karch, F. (2014). Hox gene regulation in the central nervous system of. Front Cell Neurosci 8: 96. PubMed ID: 24795565

    Bocksberger, M., Karch, F. and Gibert, J. M. (2014). In vivo analysis of a fluorescent SUMO fusion in transgenic. Fly (Austin) 8. PubMed ID: 24583630

    Gligorov, D., Sitnik, J. L., Maeda, R. K., Wolfner, M. F., Karch, F. (2013) A novel function for the hox gene abd-B in the male accessory gland regulates the long-term female post-mating response in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 9: e1003395. PubMed ID: 23555301

  • Roger Karess Institut Jacques Monod, Paris
    Menant, A. and Karess, R. E. (2020). Mutations in the Drosophila rough deal gene affecting RZZ kinetochore function. Biol Cell. PubMed ID: 32602944

    Raich, N., Mahmoudi, S., Emre, D. and Karess, R. E. (2018). Mad1 influences interphase nucleoplasm organization and chromatin regulation in Drosophila. Open Biol 8(10). PubMed ID: 30333236

    Caous, R., Pascal, A., Rome, P., Richard-Parpaillon, L., Karess, R. and Giet, R. (2015). Spindle assembly checkpoint inactivation fails to suppress neuroblast tumour formation in aurA mutant Drosophila. Nat Commun 6: 8879. PubMed ID: 26568519

    Defachelles, L., Raich, N., Terracol, R., Baudin, X., Williams, B., Goldberg, M. and Karess, R. E. (2015). RZZ and Mad1 dynamics in Drosophila mitosis. Chromosome Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25772408

    Defachelles, L., Hainline, S. G., Menant, A., Lee, L. A. and Karess, R. E. (2015). A maternal effect rough deal mutation suggesting multiple pathways regulating Drosophila RZZ kinetochore recruitment. J Cell Sci [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25616898

    Menant, A. and Karess, R. E. (2012). Inducing "cytokinesis" without mitosis in unfertilized Drosophila eggs. Cell Cycle 11: 2856-2863. PubMed ID: 22801541

    Althoff, F., Karess, R. E. and Lehner, C. F. (2012). Spindle checkpoint-independent inhibition of mitotic chromosome segregation by Drosophila Mps1. Mol Biol Cell 23: 2275-2291. PubMed ID: 22553353

  • Jason Karpac Department of Molecular and Cellular Medicine. Texas A&M University School of Medicine, College Station, Texas
    Zhao, X., Li, X., Shi, X. and Karpac, J. (2020). Diet-MEF2 interactions shape lipid droplet diversification in muscle to influence Drosophila lifespan. Aging Cell 19(7). PubMed ID: 32537848

    Vandehoef, C., Molaei, M. and Karpac, J. (2020). Dietary Adaptation of Microbiota in Drosophila Requires NF-κB-Dependent Control of the Translational Regulator 4E-BP. Cell Rep 31(10): 107736. PubMed ID: 32521261

    Molaei, M., Vandehoef, C. and Karpac, J. (2019). NF-kappaB shapes metabolic adaptation by attenuating Foxo-mediated lipolysis in Drosophila. Dev Cell. PubMed ID: 31080057

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  • Dan Kiehart Department of Biology, Duke University
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    Velichkova, M., Juan, J., Kadandale, P., Jean, S., Ribeiro, I., Raman, V., Stefan, C. and Kiger, A. A. (2010). Drosophila Mtm and class II PI3K coregulate a PI(3)P pool with cortical and endolysosomal functions. J Cell Biol 190(3): 407-425. PubMed ID: 20696708

  • Changsoo Kim School of Biological Sciences and Technology, Chonnam National University,
    Malik, S., Jang, W., Kim, J. Y. and Kim, C. (2020). Mechanisms ensuring robust repression of the Drosophila female germline stem cell maintenance factor Nanos via posttranscriptional regulation. Faseb j. PubMed ID: 32654316

    Malik, S., Jang, W., Park, S. Y. Y., Kim, J. Y. Y., Kwon, K. S. and Kim, C. (2019). The target specificity of the RNA binding protein Pumilio is determined by distinct co-factors. Biosci Rep. PubMed ID: 31097674

    Sreejith, P., Jang, W., To, V., Hun Jo, Y., Biteau, B. and Kim, C. (2019). Lin28 is a critical factor in the function and aging of Drosophila testis stem cell niche. Aging (Albany NY). PubMed ID: 30713156

    Jang, W., Lee, S., Choi, S. I., Chae, H. S., Han, J., Jo, H., Hwang, S. W., Park, C. S. and Kim, C. (2019). Impairment of proprioceptive movement and mechanical mociception in Drosophila melanogaster larvae lacking Ppk30, a Drosophila member of the DEG/ENaC family. Genes Brain Behav: e12545. PubMed ID: 30675754

    Jang, W., Baek, M., Han, Y. S. and Kim, C. (2018). Duox mediates ultraviolet injury-induced nociceptive sensitization in Drosophila larvae. Mol Brain 11(1): 16. PubMed ID: 29540218
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    Jang, W., Kim, J. Y., Cui, S., Jo, J., Lee, B. C., Lee, Y., Kwon, K. S., Park, C. S. and Kim, C. (2014). The Anoctamin family channel Subdued mediates thermal nociception in Drosophila. J Biol Chem. PubMed ID: 25505177

    Kim, S. Y., Kim, J. Y., Malik, S., Son, W., Kwon, K. S. and Kim, C. (2012). Negative regulation of EGFR/MAPK pathway by Pumilio in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One 7: e34016. PubMed ID: 22514614

    Perinthottathil, S. and Kim, C. (2011). Bam and Bgcn in Drosophila germline stem cell differentiation. Vitam Horm 87: 399-416. PubMed ID: 22127253

  • Eun-Young Kim Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago
    Jeong, E. B., Jeong, S. S., Cho, E. and Kim, E. Y. (2019). Makorin 1 is required for Drosophila oogenesis by regulating insulin/Tor signaling. PLoS One 14(4): e0215688. PubMed ID: 31009498 Cho, E., Kwon, M., Jung, J., Hyun Kang, D., Jin, S., Choi, S. E., Kang, Y. and Kim, E. Y. (2019). AMP-activated protein kinase regulates circadian rhythm by affecting CLOCK in Drosophila. J Neurosci. PubMed ID: 30819799

    Tran, H. T., Cho, E., Jeong, S., Jeong, E. B., Lee, H. S., Jeong, S. Y., Hwang, J. S. and Kim, E. Y. (2018). Makorin 1 regulates developmental timing in Drosophila. Mol Cells. PubMed ID: 30396233

    Cho, E., Lee, E. and Kim, E. Y. (2016). Diversification of molecular clockwork for tissue specific function: insight from novel Drosophila Clock mutant homologous to mouse Clock allele. BMB Rep [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27756446

    Lee, E., Cho, E., Kang, D. H., Jeong, E. H., Chen, Z., Yoo, S. H. and Kim, E. Y. (2016). Pacemaker-neuron-dependent disturbance of the molecular clockwork by a Drosophila CLOCK mutant homologous to the mouse Clock mutation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 113: E4904-4913. PubMed ID: 27489346

    Kang, S. W., Lee, E., Cho, E., Seo, J. H., Ko, H. W. and Kim, E. Y. (2015). Drosophila peptidyl-prolyl isomerase Pin1 modulates circadian rhythms via regulating levels of PERIOD. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 463: 235-240. PubMed ID: 25998391

  • Michael Kim Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami
    Kamiyama, D., McGorty, R., Kamiyama, R., Kim, M. D., Chiba, A. and Huang, B. (2015). Specification of Dendritogenesis Site in Drosophila aCC Motoneuron by Membrane Enrichment of Pak1 through Dscam1. Dev Cell 35: 93-106. PubMed ID: 26460947

    Chang, X., Kim, M. D., Stephens, R., Qu, T., Chiba, A. and Tsechpenakis, G. (2014). Part-based motor neuron recognition in the Drosophila ventral nerve cord. Neuroimage 90: 33-42. PubMed ID: 24373882

    Boulina, M., Samarajeewa, H., Baker, J. D., Kim, M. D. and Chiba, A. (2013). Live imaging of multicolor-labeled cells in Drosophila. Development 140: 1605-1613. PubMed ID: 23482495

  • Seung Kim Stanford University School of Medicine
    Alfa, R.W., Park, S., Skelly, K.R., Poffenberger, G., Jain, N., Gu, X., Kockel, L., Wang, J., Liu, Y., Powers, A.C. and Kim, S.K. (2015). Suppression of insulin production and secretion by a Decretin hormone. Cell Metab 21: 323-333. PubMed ID: 25651184

    Park, S., Alfa, R. W., Topper, S. M., Kim, G. E., Kockel, L. and Kim, S. K. (2014). A genetic strategy to measure circulating Drosophila insulin reveals genes regulating insulin production and secretion. PLoS Genet 10: e1004555. PubMed ID: 25101872

    Cao, J., Ni, J., Ma, W., Shiu, V., Milla, L. A., Park, S., Spletter, M. L., Tang, S., Zhang, J., Wei, X., Kim, S. K. and Scott, M. P. (2014). Insight into insulin secretion from transcriptome and genetic analysis of insulin-producing cells of Drosophila. Genetics 197: 175-192. PubMed ID: 24558258

    Park, S., Bustamante, E. L., Antonova, J., McLean, G. W. and Kim, S. K. (2011). Specification of Drosophila corpora cardiaca neuroendocrine cells from mesoderm is regulated by Notch signaling. PLoS Genet 7: e1002241. PubMed ID: 21901108

  • Young Joon Kim Department of Biology, Yonsei University, Seoul
    Zhang, C., Daubnerova, I., Jang, Y. H., Kondo, S., Zitnan, D. and Kim, Y. J. (2021). The neuropeptide allatostatin C from clock-associated DN1p neurons generates the circadian rhythm for oogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 118(4). PubMed ID: 33479181

    Lee, J. H., Lee, N. R., Kim, D. H. and Kim, Y. J. (2020). Molecular characterization of ligand selectivity of the sex peptide receptors of Drosophila melanogaster and Aedes aegypti. Insect Biochem Mol Biol: 103472. PubMed ID: 32971207

    Jang, Y. H., Chae, H. S. and Kim, Y. J. (2017). Female-specific myoinhibitory peptide neurons regulate mating receptivity in Drosophila melanogaster. Nat Commun 8(1): 1630. PubMed ID: 29158481

    Lee, H., Choi, H.W., Zhang, C., Park, Z.Y. and Kim, Y.J. (2016). A pair of oviduct-born Pickpocket neurons important for egg-laying in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Cells [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27378227

    Lee, K. M., Daubnerova, I., Isaac, R. E., Zhang, C., Choi, S., Chung, J. and Kim, Y. J. (2015). A Neuronal Pathway that Controls Sperm Ejection and Storage in Female Drosophila. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25702579

    Chen, J., Choi, M. S., Mizoguchi, A., Veenstra, J. A., Kang, K., Kim, Y. J. and Kwon, J. Y. (2015). Isoform-specific expression of the neuropeptide orcokinin in Drosophila melanogaster. Peptides. PubMed ID: 25600008

    Oh, Y., Yoon, S. E., Zhang, Q., Chae, H. S., Daubnerova, I., Shafer, O. T., Choe, J. and Kim, Y. J. (2014). A homeostatic sleep-stabilizing pathway in Drosophila composed of the sex peptide receptor and its ligand, the myoinhibitory peptide. PLoS Biol 12: e1001974. PubMed ID: 25333796

    Isaac, R. E., Kim, Y. J. and Audsley, N. (2014). The degradome and the evolution of Drosophila sex peptide as a ligand for the MIP receptor. Peptides 53: 258-264. PubMed ID: 24398368

  • Elizabeth King Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri-Columbia
    Ng'oma, E., Williams-Simon, P. A., Rahman, A. and King, E. G. (2020). Diverse biological processes coordinate the transcriptional response to nutritional changes in a Drosophila melanogaster multiparent population. BMC Genomics 21(1): 84. PubMed ID: 31992183

    Ng'oma, E., Fidelis, W., Middleton, K. M. and King, E. G. (2019). The evolutionary potential of diet-dependent effects on lifespan and fecundity in a multi-parental population of Drosophila melanogaster. Heredity (Edinb) 122(5): 582-594. PubMed ID: 30356225

    Stanley, P. D., Ng'oma, E., O'Day, S. and King, E. G. (2017). Genetic Dissection of Nutrition-Induced Plasticity in Insulin/Insulin-Like Growth Factor Signaling and Median Life Span in a Drosophila Multiparent Population. Genetics 206(2): 587-602. PubMed ID: 28592498

    King, E. G. and Long, A. D. (2017). The Beavis Effect in Next-Generation Mapping Panels in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda) 7(6): 1643-1652. PubMed ID: 28592647

    Najarro, M. A., Hackett, J. L., Smith, B. R., Highfill, C. A., King, E. G., Long, A. D. and Macdonald, S. J. (2015). Identifying Loci Contributing to Natural Variation in Xenobiotic Resistance in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 11(11): e1005663. PubMed ID: 26619284

  • Kirst King-Jones University of Alberta
    Zeng, J., Huynh, N., Phelps, B. and King-Jones, K. (2020). Snail synchronizes endocycling in a TOR-dependent manner to coordinate entry and escape from endoreplication pausing during the Drosophila critical weight checkpoint. PLoS Biol 18(2): e3000609. PubMed ID: 32097403

    Huynh, N., Ou, Q., Cox, P., Lill, R. and King-Jones, K. (2019). Glycogen branching enzyme controls cellular iron homeostasis via Iron Regulatory Protein 1 and mitoNEET. Nat Commun 10(1): 5463. PubMed ID: 31784520

    Huynh, N., Zeng, J., Liu, W. and King-Jones, K. (2018). A Drosophila CRISPR/Cas9 toolkit for conditionally manipulating gene expression in the prothoracic gland as a test case for polytene tissues. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 30213867

    Zeng, J., Kamiyama, T., Niwa, R. and King-Jones, K. (2018). The Drosophila CCR4-NOT complex is required for cholesterol homeostasis and steroid hormone synthesis. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 30149007

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    Di Cara, F., Maile, T. M., Parsons, B. D., Magico, A., Basu, S., Tapon, N. and King-Jones, K. (2015). The Hippo pathway promotes cell survival in response to chemical stress. Cell Death Differ [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26021298

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  • Toshihiro Kitamoto Department of Neuroscience, University of Iowa, Iowa City
    Shimada, N., Inami, S., Sato, S., Kitamoto, T. and Sakai, T. (2016). Modulation of light-driven arousal by LIM-homeodomain transcription factor Apterous in large PDF-positive lateral neurons of the Drosophila brain. Sci Rep 6: 37255. PubMed ID: 27853240

    Kaas, G. A., Kasuya, J., Lansdon, P., Ueda, A., Iyengar, A., Wu, C. F. and Kitamoto, T. (2016). Lithium-responsive seizure-like hyperexcitability is caused by a mutation in the Drosophila boltage-gated Sodium channel gene paralytic. eNeuro 3. PubMed ID: 27844061

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    Sakai, T., Watanabe, K., Ohashi, H., Sato, S., Inami, S., Shimada, N. and Kitamoto, T. (2014). Insulin-Producing Cells Regulate the Sexual Receptivity through the Painless TRP Channel in Drosophila Virgin Females. PLoS One 9: e88175. PubMed ID: 24505416

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  • Robert Kittel Institute of Physiology, Dept. of Neurophysiology, University of Wuerzburg
    Dannhäuser, S., Lux, T. J., Hu, C., Selcho, M., Chen, J. T., Ehmann, N., Sachidanandan, D., Stopp, S., Pauls, D., Pawlak, M., Langenhan, T., Soba, P., Rittner, H. L. and Kittel, R. J. (2020). Antinociceptive modulation by the adhesion GPCR CIRL promotes mechanosensory signal discrimination. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 32996461

    Scholz, N., Ehmann, N., Sachidanandan, D., Imig, C., Cooper, B. H., Jahn, O., Reim, K., Brose, N., Meyer, J., Lamberty, M., Altrichter, S., Bormann, A., Hallermann, S., Pauli, M., Heckmann, M., Stigloher, C., Langenhan, T. and Kittel, R. J. (2019). Complexin cooperates with Bruchpilot to tether synaptic vesicles to the active zone cytomatrix. J Cell Biol 218(3): 1011-1026. PubMed ID: 30782781

    Scholz, N., Guan, C., Nieberler, M., Grotemeyer, A., Maiellaro, I., Gao, S., Beck, S., Pawlak, M., Sauer, M., Asan, E., Rothemund, S., Winkler, J., Promel, S., Nagel, G., Langenhan, T. and Kittel, R. J. (2017). Mechano-dependent signaling by Latrophilin/CIRL quenches cAMP in proprioceptive neurons. Elife 6. PubMed ID: 28784204

    Dawydow, A., Gueta, R., Ljaschenko, D., Ullrich, S., Hermann, M., Ehmann, N., Gao, S., Fiala, A., Langenhan, T., Nagel, G. and Kittel, R. J. (2014). Channelrhodopsin-2-XXL, a powerful optogenetic tool for low-light applications. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 25201989

    Ljaschenko, D., Ehmann, N. and Kittel, R. J. (2013). Hebbian Plasticity Guides Maturation of Glutamate Receptor Fields In Vivo. Cell Rep. PubMed ID: 23643532

    Hallermann, S., Kittel, R. J., Wichmann, C., Weyhersmuller, A., Fouquet, W., Mertel, S., Owald, D., Eimer, S., Depner, H., Schwarzel, M., Sigrist, S. J. and Heckmann, M. (2010). Naked dense bodies provoke depression. J Neurosci 30: 14340-14345. PubMed ID: 20980589

    Hallermann, S., Heckmann, M. and Kittel, R. J. (2010). Mechanisms of short-term plasticity at neuromuscular active zones of Drosophila. HFSP J 4: 72-84. PubMed ID: 20811513

    Bachmann, A., Kobler, O., Kittel, R. J., Wichmann, C., Sierralta, J., Sigrist, S. J., Gundelfinger, E. D., Knust, E. and Thomas, U. (2010). A perisynaptic menage a trois between Dlg, DLin-7, and Metro controls proper organization of Drosophila synaptic junctions. J Neurosci 30: 5811-5824. PubMed ID: 20427642

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  • Thomas Klein Institiut für Genetik der Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf
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  • Mikhail Klenov Institute of Molecular Genetics Russian Academy of Sciences, Moskow
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  • Markus Knaden Department of Evolutionary Neuroethology, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena
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    Dweck, H. K. M., Ebrahim, S. A. M., Retzke, T., Grabe, V., Weissflog, J., Svatos, A., Hansson, B. S. and Knaden, M. (2018). The olfactory logic behind fruit odor preferences in larval and adult Drosophila. Cell Rep 23(8): 2524-2531. PubMed ID: 29791860

    Keesey, I. W., Koerte, S., Khallaf, M. A., Retzke, T., Guillou, A., Grosse-Wilde, E., Buchon, N., Knaden, M. and Hansson, B. S. (2017). Pathogenic bacteria enhance dispersal through alteration of Drosophila social communication. Nat Commun 8(1): 265. PubMed ID: 28814724

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  • Jürgen Knoblich Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna
    Bonnay, F., Veloso, A., Steinmann, V., Köcher, T., Abdusselamoglu, M. D., Bajaj, S., Rivelles, E., Landskron, L., Esterbauer, H., Zinzen, R. P. and Knoblich, J. A. (2020). Oxidative Metabolism Drives Immortalization of Neural Stem Cells during Tumorigenesis. Cell 182(6): 1490-1507.e1419. PubMed ID: 32916131

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  • Elizabeth Knust Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden
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  • Tetsuya Kojima Department of Integrated Biosciences, Evolutionary Developmental Biology, University of Tokyo
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    Moschall, R., Rass, M., Rossbach, O., Lehmann, G., Kullmann, L., Eichner, N., Strauss, D., Meister, G., Schneuwly, S., Krahn, M. P. and Medenbach, J. (2018). Drosophila Sister-of-Sex-lethal reinforces a male-specific gene expression pattern by controlling Sex-lethal alternative splicing. Nucleic Acids Res. PubMed ID: 30590805

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    Hochapfel, F., Denk, L., Mendl, G., Schulze, U., Maassen, C., Zaytseva, Y., Pavenstadt, H., Weide, T., Rachel, R., Witzgall, R. and Krahn, M. P. (2017). Distinct functions of Crumbs regulating slit diaphragms and endocytosis in Drosophila nephrocytes. Cell Mol Life Sci. PubMed ID: 28717874

    Dogliotti, G., Kullmann, L., Dhumale, P., Thiele, C., Panichkina, O., Mendl, G., Houben, R., Haferkamp, S., Puschel, A. W. and Krahn, M. P. (2017). Membrane-binding and activation of LKB1 by phosphatidic acid is essential for development and tumour suppression. Nat Commun 8: 15747. PubMed ID: 28649994

    Koch, L., Feicht, S., Sun, R., Sen, A. and Krahn, M. P. (2016). Domain-specific functions of Stardust in Drosophila embryonic development. R Soc Open Sci 3(11): 160776. PubMed ID: 28018665

    Loedige, I., Jakob, L., Treiber, T., Ray, D., Stotz, M., Treiber, N., Hennig, J., Cook, K. B., Morris, Q., Hughes, T. R., Engelmann, J. C., Krahn, M. P. and Meister, G. (2015). The Crystal Structure of the NHL Domain in Complex with RNA Reveals the Molecular Basis of Drosophila Brain-Tumor-Mediated Gene Regulation. Cell Rep 13(6): 1206-1220. PubMed ID: 26527002

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    Shahab, J., Tiwari, M. D., Honemann-Capito, M., Krahn, M. P. and Wodarz, A. (2015). Bazooka/PAR3 is dispensable for polarity in Drosophila follicular epithelial cells. Biol Open 4(4): 528-541. PubMed ID: 25770183

  • Achim Kramer Universitãtsmedizin Berlin
    Klemz, S., Wallach, T., Korge, S., Rosing, M., Klemz, R., Maier, B., Fiorenza, N. C., Kaymak, I., Fritzsche, A. K., Herzog, E. D., Stanewsky, R. and Kramer, A. (2021). Protein phosphatase 4 controls circadian clock dynamics by modulating CLOCK/BMAL1 activity. Genes Dev 35(15-16): 1161-1174. PubMed ID: 34301769

    Klemz, R., Reischl, S., Wallach, T., Witte, N., Jurchott, K., Klemz, S., Lang, V., Lorenzen, S., Knauer, M., Heidenreich, S., Xu, M., Ripperger, J. A., Schupp, M., Stanewsky, R. and Kramer, A. (2017). Reciprocal regulation of carbon monoxide metabolism and the circadian clock. Nat Struct Mol Biol 24(1): 15-22. PubMed ID: 27892932

    Lee, E., Jeong, E. H., Jeong, H. J., Yildirim, E., Vanselow, J. T., Ng, F., Liu, Y., Mahesh, G., Kramer, A., Hardin, P. E., Edery, I. and Kim, E. Y. (2014). Phosphorylation of a central clock transcription factor is required for thermal but not photic entrainment. PLoS Genet 10(8): e1004545. PubMed ID: 25121504

  • Helmut Krämer University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
    Kurtz, P., Jones, A. E., Tiwari, B., Link, N., Wylie, A., Tracy, C., Kramer, H. and Abrams, J. M. (2019). Drosophila p53 directs non-apoptotic programs in postmitotic tissue. Mol Biol Cell: mbcE18120791. PubMed ID: 30892991

    Moehlman, A. T., Casey, A. K., Servage, K., Orth, K. and Kramer, H. (2018). Adaptation to constant light requires Fic-mediated AMPylation of BiP to protect against reversible photoreceptor degeneration. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 30015618

    Nandi, N. and Kramer, H. (2018). Cdk5-mediated Acn/Acinus phosphorylation regulates basal autophagy independently of metabolic stress. Autophagy: 1-2. PubMed ID: 29782227

    Casey, A. K., Moehlman, A. T., Zhang, J., Servage, K. A., Kramer, H. and Orth, K. (2017). Fic-mediated deAMPylation is not dependent on homo-dimerization and rescues toxic AMPylation in flies. J Biol Chem [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 29089387

    Akbar, M. A., Mandraju, R., Tracy, C., Hu, W., Pasare, C. and Kramer, H. (2016). ARC syndrome-linked Vps33B protein is required for inflammatory endosomal maturation and signal termination. Immunity 45: 267-279. PubMed ID: 27496733

    Ham, H., Woolery, A. R., Tracy, C., Stenesen, D., Kramer, H. and Orth, K. (2014). Unfolded protein response-regulated dFic reversibly AMPylates BiP during endoplasmic reticulum homeostasis. J Biol Chem. PubMed ID: 25395623

    Nandi, N., Tyra, L. K., Stenesen, D. and Kramer, H. (2014). Acinus integrates AKT1 and subapoptotic caspase activities to regulate basal autophagy. J Cell Biol 207: 253-268. PubMed ID: 25332163

    Takats, S., Pircs, K., Nagy, P., Varga, A., Karpati, M., Hegedus, K., Kramer, H., Kovacs, A. L., Sass, M. and Juhasz, G. (2014). Interaction of the HOPS complex with Syntaxin 17 mediates autophagosome clearance in Drosophila. Mol Biol Cell 25: 1338-1354. PubMed ID: 24554766

    Kowalewski-Nimmerfall, E., Schahs, P., Maresch, D., Rendic, D., Kramer, H. and Mach, L. (2014). Drosophila melanogaster cellular repressor of E1A-stimulated genes is a lysosomal protein essential for fly development. Biochim Biophys Acta 1843: 2900-2912. PubMed ID: 25173815

    Rahman, M., Ham, H., Liu, X., Sugiura, Y., Orth, K. and Kramer, H. (2012). Visual neurotransmission in Drosophila requires expression of Fic in glial capitate projections. Nat Neurosci 15: 871-875. PubMed ID: 22544313

  • Sunita Gupta Kramer Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ
    King, T. R., Kramer, J., Cheng, Y. S., Swope, D. and Kramer, S. G. (2021). Enabled/VASP is required to mediate proper sealing of opposing cardioblasts during Drosophila dorsal vessel formation. Dev Dyn. PubMed ID: 33587326

    Swope, D., Kramer, J., King, T. R., Cheng, Y. S. and Kramer, S. G. (2014). Cdc42 is required in a genetically distinct subset of cardiac cells during drosophila dorsal vessel closure. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 24949939

    Macabenta, F. D., Jensen, A. G., Cheng, Y. S., Kramer, J. J. and Kramer, S. G. (2013). Frazzled/DCC facilitates cardiac cell outgrowth and attachment during Drosophila dorsal vessel formation. Dev Biol 380: 233-242. PubMed ID: 23685255

    Soplop, N. H., Cheng, Y. S. and Kramer, S. G. (2012). Roundabout is required in the visceral mesoderm for proper microvillus length in the hindgut epithelium. Dev Dyn 241: 759-769. PubMed ID: 22334475

  • David Krantz Neuroscience Program, UCLA
    Sampson, M. M., Myers Gschweng, K. M., Hardcastle, B. J., Bonanno, S. L., Sizemore, T. R., Arnold, R. C., Gao, F., Dacks, A. M., Frye, M. A. and Krantz, D. E. (2020). Serotonergic modulation of visual neurons in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS Genet 16(8): e1009003. PubMed ID: 32866139

    Majdi, S., Berglund, E. C., Dunevall, J., Oleinick, A. I., Amatore, C., Krantz, D. E. and Ewing, A. G. (2015). Electrochemical Measurements of Optogenetically Stimulated Quantal Amine Release from Single Nerve Cell Varicosities in Drosophila Larvae. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. PubMed ID: 26387683

    Martin, C. A., Barajas, A., Lawless, G., Lawal, H. O., Assani, K., Lumintang, Y. P., Nunez, V. and Krantz, D. E. (2014). Synergistic effects on dopamine cell death in a Drosophila model of chronic toxin exposure. Neurotoxicology. PubMed ID: 25160001

    Grygoruk, A., Chen, A., Martin, C. A., Lawal, H. O., Fei, H., Gutierrez, G., Biedermann, T., Najibi, R., Hadi, R., Chouhan, A. K., Murphy, N. P., Schweizer, F. E., Macleod, G. T., Maidment, N. T. and Krantz, D. E. (2014). The redistribution of Drosophila vesicular monoamine transporter mutants from synaptic vesicles to large dense-core vesicles impairs amine-dependent behaviors. J Neurosci 34: 6924-6937. PubMed ID: 24828646

    Martin, C. A. and Krantz, D. E. (2014). Drosophila melanogaster as a genetic model system to study neurotransmitter transporters. Neurochem Int. PubMed ID: 24704795

    Lawal, H. O., Terrell, A., Lam, H. A., Djapri, C., Jang, J., Hadi, R., Roberts, L., Shahi, V., Chou, M. T., Biedermann, T., Huang, B., Lawless, G. M., Maidment, N. T. and Krantz, D. E. (2014). Drosophila modifier screens to identify novel neuropsychiatric drugs including aminergic agents for the possible treatment of Parkinson's disease and depression. Mol Psychiatry 19: 235-242. PubMed ID: 23229049

    Wu, T. H., Lu, Y. N., Chuang, C. L., Wu, C. L., Chiang, A. S., Krantz, D. E. and Chang, H. Y. (2013). Loss of vesicular dopamine release precedes tauopathy in degenerative dopaminergic neurons in a Drosophila model expressing human tau. Acta Neuropathol 125: 711-725. PubMed ID: 23494099

    Chen, A., Ng, F., Lebestky, T., Grygoruk, A., Djapri, C., Lawal, H. O., Zaveri, H. A., Mehanzel, F., Najibi, R., Seidman, G., Murphy, N. P., Kelly, R. L., Ackerson, L. C., Maidment, N. T., Jackson, F. R. and Krantz, D. E. (2013). Dispensable, redundant, complementary, and cooperative roles of dopamine, octopamine, and serotonin in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics 193: 159-176. PubMed ID: 23086220

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    Nikolenko, J. V., Kurshakova, M. M., Krasnov, A. N. and Georgieva, S. G. (2021). MLE Helicase Is a New Participant in the Transcription Regulation of the ftz-f1 Gene Encoding Nuclear Receptor in Higher Eukaryotes. Dokl Biochem Biophys 496(1): 1-4. PubMed ID: 33689064

    Fursova, N. A., Mazina, M. Y., Nikolenko, J. V., Vorobyova, N. E. and Krasnov, A. N. (2020). Drosophila Zinc Finger Protein CG9890 Is Colocalized with Chromatin Modifying and Remodeling Complexes on Gene Promoters and Involved in Transcription Regulation. Acta Naturae 12(4): 114-119. PubMed ID: 33456983

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    Chen, F. and Krasnow, M. A. (2014). Progenitor outgrowth from the niche in Drosophila trachea is guided by FGF from decaying branches. Science 343: 186-189. PubMed ID: 24408434

    Tan, F. E., Vladar, E. K., Ma, L., Fuentealba, L. C., Hoh, R., Espinoza, F. H., Axelrod, J. D., Alvarez-Buylla, A., Stearns, T., Kintner, C. and Krasnow, M. A. (2013). Myb promotes centriole amplification and later steps of the multiciliogenesis program. Development 140: 4277-4286. PubMed ID: 24048590

    Ghabrial, A. S., Levi, B. P. and Krasnow, M. A. (2011). A systematic screen for tube morphogenesis and branching genes in the Drosophila tracheal system. PLoS Genet 7: e1002087. PubMed ID: 21750678

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  • Doris Kretszchmar Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland
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  • Dan Kuebler Franciscan University of Steubenville, Steubenville, Ohio
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  • Gustavo Kuhn Departamento de Biologia Geral, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
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  • Ronald Kühnlein Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Dept. of Molecular Developmental Biology, Gõttingen
    Pauls, D., Selcho, M., Räderscheidt, J., Amatobi, K. M., Fekete, A., Krischke, M., Hermann-Luibl, C., Ozbek-Unal, A. G., Ehmann, N., Itskov, P. M., Kittel, R. J., Helfrich-Forster, C., Kuhnlein, R. P., Mueller, M. J. and Wegener, C. (2021). Endocrine signals fine-tune daily activity patterns in Drosophila. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 34329588

    Hofbauer, H. F., Heier, C., Sen Saji, A. K. and Kuhnlein, R. P. (2020). Lipidome remodeling in aging normal and genetically obese Drosophila males. Insect Biochem Mol Biol: 103498. PubMed ID: 33221388

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    Korandova, M., Krucek, T., Szakosova, K., Kodrik, D., Kuhnlein, R. P., Tomaskova, J. and Capkova Frydrychova, R. (2017). Chronic low-dose pro-oxidant treatment stimulates transcriptional activity of telomeric retroelements and increases telomere length in Drosophila. J Insect Physiol. PubMed ID: 29122549

    Galikova, M., Klepsatel, P., Munch, J. and Kuhnlein, R. P. (2017). Spastic paraplegia-linked phospholipase PAPLA1 is necessary for development, reproduction, and energy metabolism in Drosophila. Sci Rep 7: 46516. PubMed ID: 28422159

    Klepsatel, P., Galikova, M., Xu, Y. and Kuhnlein, R. P. (2016). Thermal stress depletes energy reserves in Drosophila. Sci Rep 6: 33667. PubMed ID: 27641694

    Galikova, M., Diesner, M., Klepsatel, P., Hehlert, P., Xu, Y., Bickmeyer, I., Predel, R. and Kuhnlein, R. P. (2015). Energy Homeostasis Control in Drosophila Adipokinetic Hormone Mutants. Genetics. PubMed ID: 26275422

    Gáliková, M., Diesner, M., Klepsatel, P., Hehlert, P., Xu, Y., Bickmeyer, I., Predel, R. and Kühnlein, R.P. (2015). Energy homeostasis control in Drosophila Adipokinetic hormone mutants. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26275422

  • Justin Kumar Department of Biology, Indiana University
    Ordway, A. J., Teeters, G. M., Weasner, B. M., Weasner, B. P., Policastro, R. and Kumar, J. P. (2021). A multi-gene knockdown approach reveals a new role for Pax6 in controlling organ number in Drosophila. Development 148(9). PubMed ID: 33982759

    Baker, L. R., Weasner, B. M., Nagel, A., Neuman, S. D., Bashirullah, A. and Kumar, J. P. (2018). Eyeless/Pax6 initiates eye formation non-autonomously from the peripodial epithelium. Development. PubMed ID: 29980566

    Palliyil, S., Zhu, J., Baker, L. R., Neuman, S. D., Bashirullah, A. and Kumar, J. P. (2018). Allocation of distinct organ fates from a precursor field requires a shift in expression and function of gene regulatory networks. PLoS Genet 14(1): e1007185. PubMed ID: 29351292

    Zhu, J., Palliyil, S., Ran, C. and Kumar, J. P. (2017). Drosophila Pax6 promotes development of the entire eye-antennal disc, thereby ensuring proper adult head formation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 114(23): 5846-5853. PubMed ID: 28584125

    Weasner, B. M., Weasner, B. P., Neuman, S. D., Bashirullah, A. and Kumar, J. P. (2016). Retinal expression of the Drosophila eyes absent gene is controlled by several cooperatively acting cis-regulatory elements. PLoS Genet 12(12): e1006462. PubMed ID: 27930646

    Iyer, J., Wang, Q., Le, T., Pizzo, L., Gronke, S., Ambegaokar, S., Imai, Y., Srivastava, A., Llamusi Troisi, B., Mardon, G., Artero, R., Jackson, G. R., Isaacs, A. M., Partridge, L., Kumar, J. P. and Girirajan, S. (2016). Quantitative Assessment of Eye Phenotypes for Functional Genetic Studies Using Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 26994292

    Spratford, C. M. and Kumar, J. P. (2015). Extramacrochaetae functions in dorsal-ventral patterning of Drosophila imaginal discs. Development 142: 1006-1015. PubMed ID: 25715400

    Spratford, C. M. and Kumar, J. P. (2014). Dissection and Immunostaining of Imaginal Discs from Drosophila melanogaster. J Vis Exp. PubMed ID: 25285379

    Anderson, A. M., Weasner, B. P., Weasner, B. M. and Kumar, J. P. (2014). The Drosophila Wilms' Tumor 1-Associating Protein (WTAP) Homolog is Required for Eye Development. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 24690230

    Spratford, C. M. and Kumar, J. P. (2014). Hedgehog and extramacrochaetae in the eye: An irresistible force meets an immovable object. Fly (Austin) 8. PubMed ID: 24406336

    Luebbering, N., Charlton-Perkins, M., Kumar, J. P., Rollmann, S. M., Cook, T. and Cleghon, V. (2013). Drosophila dyrk2 plays a role in the development of the visual system. PLoS One 8: e76775. PubMed ID: 24146926

  • Sudhir Kumar Temple University
    Kumar, S., Konikoff, C., Sanderford, M., Liu, L., Newfeld, S., Ye, J. and Kulathinal, R. J. (2017). FlyExpress 7: An Integrated Discovery Platform To Study Co-expressed Genes Using In Situ Hybridization Images in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 28667017

    Katsura, Y., Stanley, C. E., Jr., Kumar, S. and Nei, M. (2017). The Reliability and Stability of an Inferred Phylogenetic Tree from Empirical Data. Mol Biol Evol 34(3): 718-723. PubMed ID: 28100791

    Chen, Z. X., Golovnina, K., Sultana, H., Kumar, S. and Oliver, B. (2014). Transcriptional effects of gene dose reduction. Biol Sex Differ 5: 5. PubMed ID: 24581086

    Montiel, I., Konikoff, C., Braun, B., Packard, M., Gramates, S. L., Sun, Q., Ye, J. and Kumar, S. (2014). myFX: A turn-key software for laboratory desktops to analyze spatial patterns of gene expression in Drosophila embryos. Bioinformatics. PubMed ID: 24413523

    Zhang, W., Feng, D., Li, R., Chernikov, A., Chrisochoides, N., Osgood, C., Konikoff, C., Newfeld, S., Kumar, S. and Ji, S. (2013). A mesh generation and machine learning framework for Drosophila gene expression pattern image analysis. BMC Bioinformatics 14: 372. PubMed ID: 24373308

    Sun, Q., Muckatira, S., Yuan, L., Ji, S., Newfeld, S., Kumar, S. and Ye, J. (2013). Image-level and group-level models for Drosophila gene expression pattern annotation. BMC Bioinformatics 14: 350. PubMed ID: 24299119

    Yuan, L., Pan, C., Ji, S., McCutchan, M., Zhou, Z. H., Newfeld, S. J., Kumar, S. and Ye, J. (2013). Automated Annotation of Developmental Stages of Drosophila Embryos in Images Containing Spatial Patterns of Expression. Bioinformatics. PubMed ID: 24300439

    Gilbert, J. D., Acquisti, C., Martinson, H. M., Elser, J. J., Kumar, S. and Fagan, W. F. (2013). GRASP Genomic Resource Access for Stoichioproteomics: comparative explorations of the atomic content of 12 Drosophila proteomes. BMC Genomics 14: 599. PubMed ID: 24007337

    Yuan, L., Woodard, A., Ji, S., Jiang, Y., Zhou, Z. H., Kumar, S., Ye, J. (2012) Learning sparse representations for fruit-fly gene expression pattern image annotation and retrieval. BMC Bioinformatics 13: 107. PubMed ID: 22621237

    Kumar, S., Konikoff, C., Van Emden, B., Busick, C., Davis, K. T., Ji, S., Wu, L. W., Ramos, H., Brody, T., Panchanathan, S., Ye, J., Karr, T. L., Gerold, K., McCutchan, M. and Newfeld, S. J. (2011). FlyExpress: visual mining of spatiotemporal patterns for genes and publications in Drosophila embryogenesis. Bioinformatics 27: 3319-3320. PubMed ID: 21994220

  • Vimlesh Kumar Biological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal
    Khyati, Malik, I., Agrawal, N. and Kumar, V. (2020). Melatonin and curcumin reestablish disturbed circadian gene expressions and restore locomotion ability and eclosion behavior in Drosophila model of Huntington's disease. Chronobiol Int: 1-18. PubMed ID: 33334207

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    Mallik, B., Dwivedi, M. K., Mushtaq, Z., Kumari, M., Verma, P. K. and Kumar, V. (2017). Regulation of neuromuscular junction organization by Rab2 and its effector ICA69 in Drosophila. Development. PubMed ID: 28455372

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  • Charalambos Kyriacou University of Leicester
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    de Azevedo, R. V. M., Hansen, C., Chen, K. F., Rosato, E. and Kyriacou, C. P. (2020). Disrupted Glutamate Signaling in Drosophila Generates Locomotor Rhythms in Constant Light. Front Physiol 11: 145. PubMed ID: 32210832

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    Schiesari, L., Andreatta, G., Kyriacou, C. P., O'Connor, M. B. and Costa, R. (2016). The Insulin-Like Proteins dILPs-2/5 Determine Diapause Inducibility in Drosophila. PLoS One 11: e0163680. PubMed ID: 27689881

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    Green, E. W., O'Callaghan, E. K., Hansen, C. N., Bastianello, S., Bhutani, S., Vanin, S., Armstrong, J. D., Costa, R. and Kyriacou, C. P. (2015). Drosophila circadian rhythms in seminatural environments: Summer afternoon component is not an artifact and requires TrpA1 channels. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 112: 8702-8707. PubMed ID: 26124142

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