Fly Labs and References


  • Scott Waddell Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, Oxford University
    Cheriyamkunnel, S. J., Rose, S., Jacob, P. F., Blackburn, L. A., Glasgow, S., Moorse, J., Winstanley, M., Moynihan, P. J., Waddell, S. and Rezaval, C. (2021). A neuronal mechanism controlling the choice between feeding and sexual behaviors in Drosophila. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 34358444

    Jacob, P. F., Vargas-Gutierrez, P., Okray, Z., Vietti-Michelina, S., Felsenberg, J. and Waddell, S. (2021). Prior experience conditionally inhibits the expression of new learning in Drosophila. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 34146482

    Mitchell, J., Smith, C. S., Titlow, J., Otto, N., van Velde, P., Booth, M., Davis, I. and Waddell, S. (2021). Selective dendritic localization of mRNA in Drosophila mushroom body output neurons. Elife 10. PubMed ID: 33724180

    Wu, Y., Funato, Y., Meschi, E., Jovanoski, K., Miki, H. and Waddell, S. (2020). Magnesium efflux from Drosophila Kenyon Cells is critical for normal and diet-enhanced long-term memory. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 33242000

    Li, F., Lindsey, J. W., Marin, E. C., Otto, N., Dreher, M., Dempsey, G., Stark, I., Bates, A. S., Pleijzier, M. W., Schlegel, P., Nern, A., Takemura, S. Y., Eckstein, N., Yang, T., Francis, A., Braun, A., Parekh, R., Costa, M., Scheffer, L. K., Aso, Y., Jefferis, G. S., Abbott, L. F., Litwin-Kumar, A., Waddell, S. and Rubin, G. M. (2020). The connectome of the adult Drosophila mushroom body provides insights into function. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 33315010

    Treiber, C. D. and Waddell, S. (2020). Transposon expression in the Drosophila brain is driven by neighboring genes and diversifies the neural transcriptome. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 32973040

    Otto, N., Pleijzier, M. W., Morgan, I. C., Edmondson-Stait, A. J., Heinz, K. J., Stark, I., Dempsey, G., Ito, M., Kapoor, I., Hsu, J., Schlegel, P. M., Bates, A. S., Feng, L., Costa, M., Ito, K., Bock, D. D., Rubin, G. M., Jefferis, G. and Waddell, S. (2020). Input Connectivity Reveals Additional Heterogeneity of Dopaminergic Reinforcement in Drosophila. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 32619479

    Jacob, P. F. and Waddell, S. (2020). Spaced Training Forms Complementary Long-Term Memories of Opposite Valence in Drosophila. Neuron. PubMed ID: 32289250

    Senapati, B., Tsao, C. H., Juan, Y. A., Chiu, T. H., Wu, C. L., Waddell, S. and Lin, S. (2019). A neural mechanism for deprivation state-specific expression of relevant memories in Drosophila. Nat Neurosci. PubMed ID: 31659341

    Felsenberg, J., Jacob, P. F., Walker, T., Barnstedt, O., Edmondson-Stait, A. J., Pleijzier, M. W., Otto, N., Schlegel, P., Sharifi, N., Perisse, E., Smith, C. S., Lauritzen, J. S., Costa, M., Jefferis, G., Bock, D. D. and Waddell, S. (2018). Integration of parallel opposing memories underlies memory extinction. Cell. PubMed ID: 30245010

    Croset, V., Treiber, C. D. and Waddell, S. (2018). Cellular diversity in the Drosophila midbrain revealed by single-cell transcriptomics. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29671739

    Treiber, C. D. and Waddell, S. (2017). Resolving the prevalence of somatic transposition in Drosophila. Elife 6. PubMed ID: 28742021

    Yang, L., Titlow, J., Ennis, D., Smith, C., Mitchell, J., Young, F. L., Waddell, S., Ish-Horowicz, D. and Davis, I. (2017). Single molecule fluorescence in situ hybridisation for quantitating post-transcriptional regulation in Drosophila brains. Methods. PubMed ID: 28651965

  • Eric Wagner Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas-Houston Medical School
    Chen, J., Waltenspiel, B., Warren, W. D. and Wagner, E. J. (2013). Functional Analysis of the Integrator Subunit 12 Identifies a Microdomain that Mediates Activation of the Drosophila Integrator Complex. J Biol Chem. PubMed ID: 23288851

    Chen, J., Ezzeddine, N., Waltenspiel, B., Albrecht, T. R., Warren, W. D., Marzluff, W. F. and Wagner, E. J. (2012). An RNAi screen identifies additional members of the Drosophila Integrator complex and a requirement for cyclin C/Cdk8 in snRNA 3'-end formation. RNA 18: 2148-2156. PubMed ID: 23097424

    Ezzeddine, N., Chen, J., Waltenspiel, B., Burch, B., Albrecht, T., Zhuo, M., Warren, W. D., Marzluff, W. F. and Wagner, E. J. (2011). A subset of Drosophila integrator proteins is essential for efficient U7 snRNA and spliceosomal snRNA 3'-end formation. Mol Cell Biol 31: 328-341. PubMed ID: 21078872

  • Elmar Wahle Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology/General Biochemistry, Halle, Germany
    Kluge, F., Goetze, M. and Wahle, E. (2020). Establishment of 5'-3' interactions in mRNA independent of a continuous ribose-phosphate backbone. RNA. PubMed ID: 32111664

    Gotze, M., Dufourt, J., Ihling, C., Rammelt, C., Pierson, S., Sambrani, N., Temme, C., Sinz, A., Simonelig, M. and Wahle, E. (2017). Translational repression of the Drosophila nanos mRNA involves the RNA helicase Belle and RNA coating by Me31B and Trailer hitch. Rna 23(10): 1552-1568. PubMed ID: 28701521

    Harnisch, C., Cuzic-Feltens, S., Dohm, J. C., Gotze, M., Himmelbauer, H. and Wahle, E. (2016). Oligoadenylation of 3' decay intermediates promotes cytoplasmic mRNA degradation in Drosophila cells. RNA 22(3): 428-442. PubMed ID: 26786835

    Temme, C., Simonelig, M. and Wahle, E. (2014). Deadenylation of mRNA by the CCR4-NOT complex in Drosophila: molecular and developmental aspects. Front Genet 5: 143. PubMed ID: 24904643

  • Yogi Wairkar University of Texas, Medical Branch at Galveston
    Bush, K. M., Barber, K. R., Martinez, J. A., Tang, S. J. and Wairkar, Y. P. (2021). Drosophila model of anti-retroviral therapy induced peripheral neuropathy and nociceptive hypersensitivity. Biol Open 10(1). PubMed ID: 33504470

    Barber, K. R., Hruska, M., Bush, K. M., Martinez, J. A., Fei, H., Levitan, I. B., Dalva, M. B. and Wairkar, Y. P. (2018). Levels of Par-1 kinase determine the localization of Bruchpilot at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction synapses. Sci Rep 8(1): 16099. PubMed ID: 30382129

    Barber, K. R., Tanquary, J., Bush, K., Shaw, A., Woodson, M., Sherman, M. and Wairkar, Y. P. (2017). Active zone proteins are transported via distinct mechanisms regulated by Par-1 kinase. PLoS Genet 13(2): e1006621. PubMed ID: 28222093

    Natarajan, R., Barber, K., Buckley, A., Cho, P., Egbejimi, A. and Wairkar, Y. P. (2015). Tricornered Kinase Regulates Synapse Development by Regulating the Levels of Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome Protein. PLoS One 10: e0138188. PubMed ID: 26393506

    Natarajan, R., Trivedi-Vyas, D. and Wairkar, Y. P. (2013). Tuberous Sclerosis Complex regulates Drosophila neuromuscular junction growth via TORC2/Akt pathway. Hum Mol Genet. PubMed ID: 23393158

    Kim, S., Wairkar, Y. P., Daniels, R. W. and DiAntonio, A. (2010). The novel endosomal membrane protein Ema interacts with the class C Vps-HOPS complex to promote endosomal maturation. J Cell Biol 188: 717-734. PubMed ID: 20194640

    Wairkar, Y. P., Toda, H., Mochizuki, H., Furukubo-Tokunaga, K., Tomoda, T. and Diantonio, A. (2009). Unc-51 controls active zone density and protein composition by downregulating ERK signaling. J Neurosci 29: 517-528. PubMed ID: 19144852

  • James Wakefield University of Exeter
    Tariq, A., Green, L., Jeynes, J. C. G., Soeller, C. and Wakefield, J. G. (2020). In vitro reconstitution of branching microtubule nucleation. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 31933481

    Conduit, P. T., Hayward, D. and Wakefield, J. G. (2015). Microinjection techniques for studying centrosome function in Drosophila melanogaster syncytial embryos. Methods Cell Biol 129: 229-249. PubMed ID: 26175442

    Palumbo, V., Pellacani, C., Heesom, K. J., Rogala, K. B., Deane, C. M., Mottier-Pavie, V., Gatti, M., Bonaccorsi, S. and Wakefield, J. G. (2015). Misato Controls Mitotic Microtubule Generation by Stabilizing the Tubulin Chaperone Protein-1 Complex. Curr Biol 25: 1777-1783. PubMed ID: 26096973

    Hayward, D. and Wakefield, J. G. (2014). Chromatin-mediated microtubule nucleation in Drosophila syncytial embryos. Commun Integr Biol 7: e28512. PubMed ID: 25053984

    Hayward, D., Metz, J., Pellacani, C. and Wakefield, J. G. (2013). Synergy between Multiple Microtubule-Generating Pathways Confers Robustness to Centrosome-Driven Mitotic Spindle Formation. Dev Cell. PubMed ID: 24389063

    Antrobus, R. and Wakefield, J. G. (2011). Isolation, identification, and validation of microtubule-associated proteins from Drosophila embryos. Methods Mol Biol 777: 273-291. PubMed ID: 21773936

  • Barbara Wakimoto Genome Science, University of Washington, Seattle
    Yamaki, T., Yasuda, G. K. and Wakimoto, B. T. (2016). The Deadbeat Paternal Effect of Uncapped Sperm Telomeres on Cell Cycle Progression and Chromosome Behavior in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27029731

    Volpi, S., Bongiorni, S., Fabbretti, F., Wakimoto, B. T. and Prantera, G. (2013). Drosophila rae1 is required for male meiosis and spermatogenesis. J Cell Sci 126: 3541-3551. PubMed ID: 23788425

    Matsui, M., Sharma, K. C., Cooke, C., Wakimoto, B. T., Rasool, M., Hayworth, M., Hylton, C. A. and Tomkiel, J. E. (2011). Nuclear structure and chromosome segregation in Drosophila male meiosis depend on the ubiquitin ligase dTopors. Genetics 189: 779-793. PubMed ID: 21900273

  • David Walker Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, UCLA
    Aparicio, R., Rana, A. and Walker, D. W. (2019). Upregulation of the Autophagy Adaptor p62/SQSTM1 Prolongs Health and Lifespan in Middle-Aged Drosophila. Cell Rep 28(4): 1029-1040.e1025. PubMed ID: 31340141

    Schinaman, J. M., Rana, A., Ja, W. W., Clark, R. I. and Walker, D. W. (2019). Rapamycin modulates tissue aging and lifespan independently of the gut microbiota in Drosophila. Sci Rep 9(1): 7824. PubMed ID: 31127145

    Salazar, A. M., Resnik-Docampo, M., Ulgherait, M., Clark, R. I., Shirasu-Hiza, M., Jones, D. L. and Walker, D. W. (2018). Intestinal Snakeskin limits microbial dysbiosis during aging and promotes longevity. iScience 9: 229-243. PubMed ID: 30419503

    Rana, A., Oliveira, M. P., Khamoui, A. V., Aparicio, R., Rera, M., Rossiter, H. B. and Walker, D. W. (2017). Promoting Drp1-mediated mitochondrial fission in midlife prolongs healthy lifespan of Drosophila melanogaster. Nat Commun 8(1): 448. PubMed ID: 28878259

    Clark, R. I., Salazar, A., Yamada, R., Fitz-Gibbon, S., Morselli, M., Alcaraz, J., Rana, A., Rera, M., Pellegrini, M., Ja, W. W. and Walker, D. W. (2015). Distinct shifts in microbiota composition during Drosophila aging impair intestinal function and drive mortality. Cell Rep 12: 1656-1667. PubMed ID: 26321641

    Ulgherait, M., Rana, A., Rera, M., Graniel, J. and Walker, D. W. (2014). AMPK Modulates Tissue and Organismal Aging in a Non-Cell-Autonomous Manner. Cell Rep. PubMed ID: 25199830

    Rana, A., Rera, M. and Walker, D. W. (2013). Parkin overexpression during aging reduces proteotoxicity, alters mitochondrial dynamics, and extends lifespan. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 23650379

    Rera, M., Azizi, M. J. and Walker, D. W. (2013). Organ-specific mediation of lifespan extension: more than a gut feeling? Ageing Res Rev 12: 436-444. PubMed ID: 22706186

    Rera, M., Clark, R. I. and Walker, D. W. (2012). Intestinal barrier dysfunction links metabolic and inflammatory markers of aging to death in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109: 21528-21533. PubMed ID: 23236133

    Cho, J., Hur, J. H., Graniel, J., Benzer, S. and Walker, D. W. (2012). Expression of yeast NDI1 rescues a Drosophila complex I assembly defect. PLoS One 7: e50644. PubMed ID: 23226344

  • James Walker Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
    Dietz, K. N., Di Stefano, L., Maher, R. C., Zhu, H., MacDonald, M. E., Gusella, J. F. and Walker, J. A. (2014). The Drosophila Huntington's disease gene ortholog dhtt influences chromatin regulation during development. Hum Mol Genet. PubMed ID: 25168387

    Walker, J. A. and Bernards, A. (2014). A Drosophila screen identifies neurofibromatosis-1 genetic modifiers involved in systemic and synaptic growth. Rare Dis 2: e28341. PubMed ID: 25054093

    Walker, J. A., Gouzi, J. Y., Long, J. B., Huang, S., Maher, R. C., Xia, H., Khalil, K., Ray, A., Van Vactor, D., Bernards, R. and Bernards, A. (2013). Genetic and functional studies implicate synaptic overgrowth and ring gland cAMP/PKA signaling defects in the Drosophila melanogaster neurofibromatosis-1 growth deficiency. PLoS Genet 9: e1003958. PubMed ID: 24278035

    Tsai, P. I., Wang, M., Kao, H. H., Cheng, Y. J., Walker, J. A., Chen, R. H. and Chien, C. T. (2012). Neurofibromin mediates FAK signaling in confining synapse growth at Drosophila neuromuscular junctions. J Neurosci 32: 16971-16981. PubMed ID: 23175848

  • Uwe Walldorf Entwicklungsbiologie, Universität des Saarlandes
    Steinmetz, E. L., Dewald, D. N. and Walldorf, U. (2021). Drosophila Homeodomain-Interacting Protein Kinase (Hipk) Phosphorylates the Hippo/Warts Signalling Effector Yorkie. Int J Mol Sci 22(4). PubMed ID: 33668437

    Hildebrandt, K., Bach, N., Kolb, D. and Walldorf, U. (2020). The homeodomain transcription factor Orthopedia is involved in development of the Drosophila hindgut. Hereditas 157(1): 46. PubMed ID: 33213520

    Steinmetz, E. L., Dewald, D. N., Luxem, N. and Walldorf, U. (2019). Drosophila Homeodomain-interacting protein kinase (Hipk) phosphorylates the homeodomain proteins Homeobrain, Empty spiracles, and Muscle segment homeobox. Int J Mol Sci 20(8). PubMed ID: 31010135

    Steinmetz, E. L., Dewald, D. N. and Walldorf, U. (2017). Homeodomain-interacting protein kinase phosphorylates the Drosophila Paired box protein 6 (Pax6) homologues Twin of eyeless and Eyeless. Insect Mol Biol. PubMed ID: 29205612

    Kraft, K.F., Massey, E.M., Kolb, D., Walldorf, U. and Urbach, R. (2016). Retinal homeobox promotes cell growth, proliferation and survival of mushroom body neuroblasts in the Drosophila brain. Mech Dev [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27455861

    Blunk, A. D., Akbergenova, Y., Cho, R. W., Lee, J., Walldorf, U., Xu, K., Zhong, G., Zhuang, X. and Troy Littleton, J. (2014). Postsynaptic actin regulates active zone spacing and glutamate receptor apposition at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction. Mol Cell Neurosci. PubMed ID: 25066865

    Dewald, D. N., Steinmetz, E. L. and Walldorf, U. (2014). Homeodomain-interacting protein kinase (Hipk) phosphorylates the small SPOC family protein Spenito. Insect Mol Biol. PubMed ID: 25040100

    Ando, M., Totani, Y., Walldorf, U. and Furukubo-Tokunaga, K. (2011). TALE-class homeodomain transcription factors, homothorax and extradenticle, control dendritic and axonal targeting of olfactory projection neurons in the Drosophila brain. Dev Biol 358: 122-136. PubMed ID: 21801717

  • Lori Wallrath Department of Biochemistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
    Chandran, S., Suggs, J. A., Wang, B. J., Han, A., Bhide, S., Cryderman, D. E., Moore, S. A., Bernstein, S. I., Wallrath, L. L. and Melkani, G. C. (2018). Suppression of myopathic lamin mutations by muscle-specific activation of AMPK and modulation of downstream signaling. Hum Mol Genet. PubMed ID: 30239736

    Bhide, S., Trujillo, A. S., O'Connor, M. T., Young, G. H., Cryderman, D. E., Chandran, S., Nikravesh, M., Wallrath, L. L. and Melkani, G. C. (2018). Increasing autophagy and blocking Nrf2 suppress laminopathy-induced age-dependent cardiac dysfunction and shortened lifespan. Aging Cell: e12747. PubMed ID: 29575479

    Bohnekamp, J., Cryderman, D. E., Thiemann, D. A., Magin, T. M. and Wallrath, L. L. (2016). Using Drosophila for Studies of Intermediate Filaments. Methods Enzymol 568: 707-726. PubMed ID: 26795490

    Dialynas, G., Shrestha, O. K., Ponce, J. M., Zwerger, M., Thiemann, D. A., Young, G. H., Moore, S. A., Yu, L., Lammerding, J. and Wallrath, L. L. (2015). Myopathic lamin mutations cause reductive stress and activate the nrf2/keap-1 pathway. PLoS Genet 11: e1005231. PubMed ID: 25996830

    Bohnekamp, J., Cryderman, D. E., Paululat, A., Baccam, G. C., Wallrath, L. L. and Magin, T. M. (2015). A Drosophila Model of Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex. J Invest Dermatol. PubMed ID: 25830653

    Barton, L. J., Pinto, B. S., Wallrath, L. L. and Geyer, P. K. (2013). The Drosophila nuclear lamina protein otefin is required for germline stem cell survival. Dev Cell 25: 645-654. PubMed ID: 23806619

  • Alexander Walter Leibniz-Forschungsinstitut für Molekulare Pharmakologie im Forschungsverbund, Berlin
    Bohme, M. A., McCarthy, A. W., Blaum, N., Berezeckaja, M., Ponimaskine, K., Schwefel, D. and Walter, A. M. (2021). Glial Synaptobrevin mediates peripheral nerve insulation, neural metabolic supply, and is required for motor function. Glia. PubMed ID: 33811396

    Kobbersmed, J. R. L., Grasskamp, A. T., Jusyte, M., Bohme, M. A., Ditlevsen, S., Sorensen, J. B. and Walter, A. M. (2020). Rapid regulation of vesicle priming explains synaptic facilitation despite heterogeneous vesicle:Ca(2+) channel distances. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 32077852

    Goel, P., Dufour Bergeron, D., Bohme, M. A., Nunnelly, L., Lehmann, M., Buser, C., Walter, A. M., Sigrist, S. J. and Dickman, D. (2019). Homeostatic scaling of active zone scaffolds maintains global synaptic strength. J Cell Biol 218(5): 1706-1724. PubMed ID: 30914419

    Bohme, M. A., McCarthy, A. W., Grasskamp, A. T., Beuschel, C. B., Goel, P., Jusyte, M., Laber, D., Huang, S., Rey, U., Petzoldt, A. G., Lehmann, M., Gottfert, F., Haghighi, P., Hell, S. W., Owald, D., Dickman, D., Sigrist, S. J. and Walter, A. M. (2019). Rapid active zone remodeling consolidates presynaptic potentiation. Nat Commun 10(1): 1085. PubMed ID: 30842428

    Fulterer, A., Andlauer, T. F. M., Ender, A., Maglione, M., Eyring, K., Woitkuhn, J., Lehmann, M., Matkovic-Rachid, T., Geiger, J. R. P., Walter, A. M., Nagel, K. I. and Sigrist, S. J. (2018). Active Zone Scaffold Protein Ratios Tune Functional Diversity across Brain Synapses. Cell Rep 23(5): 1259-1274. PubMed ID: 29719243

  • Lucas Waltzer Centre de Biologie du Développement, Université Toulouse
    Miller, M., Chen, A., Gobert, V., Auge, B., Beau, M., Burlet-Schiltz, O., Haenlin, M. and Waltzer, L. (2017). Control of RUNX-induced repression of Notch signaling by MLF and its partner DnaJ-1 during Drosophila hematopoiesis. PLoS Genet 13(7): e1006932. PubMed ID: 28742844

    Benmimoun, B., Haenlin, M. and Waltzer, L. (2016). Blood cell progenitor maintenance: Collier barks out of the niche. Fly (Austin): [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26925971

    Benmimoun, B., Polesello, C., Haenlin, M. and Waltzer L. (2015). The EBF transcription factor Collier directly promotes Drosophila blood cell progenitor maintenance independently of the niche. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26150488

    Breig, O., Bras, S., Soria, N. M., Osman, D., Heidenreich, O., Haenlin, M. and Waltzer, L. (2013). Pontin is a critical regulator for AML1-ETO-induced leukemia. Leukemia. PubMed ID: 24342949

    Bras, S., Martin-Lanneree, S., Gobert, V., Auge, B., Breig, O., Sanial, M., Yamaguchi, M., Haenlin, M., Plessis, A. and Waltzer, L. (2012). Myeloid leukemia factor is a conserved regulator of RUNX transcription factor activity involved in hematopoiesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109: 4986-4991. PubMed ID: 22411814

    Benmimoun, B., Polesello, C., Waltzer, L. and Haenlin, M. (2012). Dual role for Insulin/TOR signaling in the control of hematopoietic progenitor maintenance in Drosophila. Development 139: 1713-1717. PubMed ID: 22510984

    Hijazi, A., Haenlin, M., Waltzer, L. and Roch, F. (2011). The Ly6 protein coiled is required for septate junction and blood brain barrier organisation in Drosophila. PLoS One 6: e17763. PubMed ID: 21423573

    Polesello, C., Roch, F., Gobert, V., Haenlin, M. and Waltzer, L. (2011). Modeling cancers in Drosophila. Prog Mol Biol Transl Sci 100: 51-82. PubMed ID: 21377624

  • Hongyan Wang Neuroscience & Behavioral Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Singapore
    Deng, Q., Tan, Y. S., Chew, L. Y. and Wang, H. (2021). Msps governs acentrosomal microtubule assembly and reactivation of quiescent neural stem cells. Embo j: e104549. PubMed ID: 34368973

    Huang, J., Gujar, M. R., Deng, Q., S, Y. C., Li, S., Tan, P., Sung, W. K. and Wang, H. (2021). Histone lysine methyltransferase Pr-set7/SETD8 promotes neural stem cell reactivation. EMBO Rep: e50994. PubMed ID: 33565211

    Ly, P. T. and Wang, H. (2020). Fzr/Cdh1 Promotes the Differentiation of Neural Stem Cell Lineages in Drosophila. Front Cell Dev Biol 8: 60. PubMed ID: 32117986

    Zhang, Y., Koe, C. T., Tan, Y. S., Ho, J., Tan, P., Yu, F., Sung, W. K. and Wang, H. (2019). The integrator complex prevents dedifferentiation of intermediate neural progenitors back into neural stem cells. Cell Rep 27(4): 987-996.e983. PubMed ID: 31018143

    Huang, J. and Wang, H. (2018). Hsp83/Hsp90 physically associates with Insulin receptor to promote neural stem cell reactivation. Stem Cell Reports 11(4): 883-896. PubMed ID: 30245208

    Koe, C. T., Tan, Y. S., Lonnfors, M., Hur, S. K., Low, C. S. L., Zhang, Y., Kanchanawong, P., Bankaitis, V. A. and Wang, H. (2018). Vibrator and PI4KIIIalpha govern neuroblast polarity by anchoring non-muscle myosin II. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29482721

    Li, S., Koe, C. T., Tay, S. T., Tan, A. L. K., Zhang, S., Zhang, Y., Tan, P., Sung, W. K. and Wang, H. (2017). An intrinsic mechanism controls reactivation of neural stem cells by spindle matrix proteins. Nat Commun 8(1): 122. PubMed ID: 28744001

    Zhang, Y., Rai, M., Wang, C., Gonzalez, C. and Wang, H. (2016). Prefoldin and Pins synergistically regulate asymmetric division and suppress dedifferentiation. Sci Rep 6: 23735. PubMed ID: 27025979

    Chen, K., Koe, C. T., Xing, Z. B., Tian, X., Rossi, F., Wang, C., Tang, Q., Zong, W., Hong, W. J., Taneja, R., Yu, F., Gonzalez, C., Wu, C., Endow, S. and Wang, H. (2016). Arl2- and Msps-dependent microtubule growth governs asymmetric division. J Cell Biol 212: 661-676. PubMed ID: 26953351

    Koe, C. T., Li, S., Rossi, F., Wong, J. J., Wang, Y., Zhang, Z., Chen, K., Aw, S. S., Richardson, H. E., Robson, P., Sung, W. K., Yu, F., Gonzalez, C. and Wang, H. (2014). The Brm-HDAC3-Erm repressor complex suppresses dedifferentiation in Drosophila type II neuroblast lineages. Elife 3: e01906. PubMed ID: 24618901

    Li, S., Wang, C., Sandanaraj, E., Aw, S. S., Koe, C. T., Wong, J. J., Yu, F., Ang, B. T., Tang, C. and Wang, H. (2014). The SCFSlimb E3 ligase complex regulates asymmetric division to inhibit neuroblast overgrowth. EMBO Rep. PubMed ID: 24413555

    Chang, K. C., Wang, C. and Wang, H. (2012). Balancing self-renewal and differentiation by asymmetric division: insights from brain tumor suppressors in Drosophila neural stem cells. Bioessays 34: 301-310. PubMed ID: 22287225

    Kirilly, D., Wong, J. J., Lim, E. K., Wang, Y., Zhang, H., Wang, C., Liao, Q., Wang, H., Liou, Y. C., Wang, H. and Yu, F. (2011). Intrinsic epigenetic factors cooperate with the steroid hormone ecdysone to govern dendrite pruning in Drosophila. Neuron 72: 86-100. PubMed ID: 21982371

  • Jian Wang Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park
    Zhang, T., Periz, G., Lu, Y. N. and Wang, J. (2020). USP7 regulates ALS-associated proteotoxicity and quality control through the NEDD4L-SMAD pathway. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 117(45): 28114-28125. PubMed ID: 33106424

    Feng, S., Thomas, S. and Wang, J. (2012). Diverse tumor pathology due to distinctive patterns of JAK/STAT pathway activation caused by different Drosophila polyhomeotic alleles. Genetics 190(1): 279-82. PubMed ID: 22048022

  • Jing Wang Division of Biological Sciences, Section of Neurobiology, UCSD
    Sethi, S. and Wang, J. W. (2017). A versatile genetic tool for post-translational control of gene expression in Drosophila melanogaster. Elife 6. PubMed ID: 29140243

    Lin, H. H., Cao, D. S., Sethi, S., Zeng, Z., Chin, J. S., Chakraborty, T. S., Shepherd, A. K., Nguyen, C. A., Yew, J. Y., Su, C. Y. and Wang, J. W. (2016). Hormonal modulation of pheromone detection enhances male courtship success. Neuron 90: 1272-1285. PubMed ID: 27263969

    Ko, K. I., Root, C. M., Lindsay, S. A., Zaninovich, O. A., Shepherd, A. K., Wasserman, S. A., Kim, S. M. and Wang, J. W. (2015). Starvation promotes concerted modulation of appetitive olfactory behavior via parallel neuromodulatory circuits. Elife 4. PubMed ID: 26208339

    Su, C. Y. and Wang, J. W. (2014). Modulation of neural circuits: how stimulus context shapes innate behavior in Drosophila. Curr Opin Neurobiol 29C: 9-16. PubMed ID: 24801064

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    Gioti, A., Wigby, S., Wertheim, B., Schuster, E., Martinez, P., Pennington, C. J., Partridge, L. and Chapman, T. (2012). Sex peptide of Drosophila melanogaster males is a global regulator of reproductive processes in females. Proc Biol Sci 279: 4423-4432. PubMed ID: 22977156

  • Robert Wessells University of Michigan Geriatrics Center, Ann Arbor
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  • Kristi A. Wharton Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    Held, A., Major, P., Sahin, A., Reenan, R., Lipscombe, D. and Wharton, K. A. (2019). Circuit dysfunction in SOD1-ALS model first detected in sensory feedback prior to motor neuron degeneration is alleviated by BMP signaling. J Neurosci. PubMed ID: 30659087

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  • Ben White Section on Neural Function, NIMH, NIH, Bethesda
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    Luan, H., Kuzin, A., Odenwald, W. F. and White, B. H. (2020). Cre-assisted fine-mapping of neural circuits using orthogonal split inteins. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 32286225

    Qin, B., Humberg, T. H., Kim, A., Kim, H. S., Short, J., Diao, F., White, B. H., Sprecher, S. G. and Yuan, Q. (2019). Muscarinic acetylcholine receptor signaling generates OFF selectivity in a simple visual circuit. Nat Commun 10(1): 4093. PubMed ID: 31501438

    Lee, P. T., Lin, G., Lin, W. W., Diao, F., White, B. H. and Bellen, H. J. (2018). A kinase-dependent feedforward loop affects CREBB stability and long term memory formation. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29473541

    Diao, F., Elliott, A. D., Diao, F., Shah, S. and White, B. H. (2017). Neuromodulatory connectivity defines the structure of a behavioral neural network. Elife 6. PubMed ID: 29165248

    Diao, F., Mena, W., Shi, J., Park, D., Diao, F., Taghert, P., Ewer, J. and White, B. H. (2015). The Splice Isoforms of the Drosophila Ecdysis Triggering Hormone Receptor Have Developmentally Distinct Roles. Genetics. PubMed ID: 26534952

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

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

  • Kalpana White Brandeis University
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    Arya, R., Gyonjyan, S., Harding, K., Sarkissian, T., Li, Y., Zhou, L. and White, K. (2019). A Cut/cohesin axis alters the chromatin landscape to facilitate neuroblast death. Development. PubMed ID: 30952666

    Kudron, M. M., Victorsen, A., Gevirtzman, L., Hillier, L. W., Fisher, W. W., Vafeados, D., Kirkey, M., Hammonds, A. S., Gersch, J., Ammouri, H., Wall, M. L., Moran, J., Steffen, D., Szynkarek, M., Seabrook-Sturgis, S., Jameel, N., Kadaba, M., Patton, J., Terrell, R., Corson, M., Durham, T. J., Park, S., Samanta, S., Han, M., Xu, J., Yan, K. K., Celniker, S. E., White, K. P., Ma, L., Gerstein, M., Reinke, V. and Waterston, R. (2017). The modERN Resource: Genome-Wide Binding Profiles for Hundreds of Drosophila and Caenorhabditis elegans Transcription Factors. Genetics. PubMed ID: 29284660

    Erclik, T., Li, X., Courgeon, M., Bertet, C., Chen, Z., Baumert, R., Ng, J., Koo, C., Arain, U., Behnia, R., Rodriguez, A. D., Senderowicz, L., Negre, N., White, K. P. and Desplan, C. (2017). Integration of temporal and spatial patterning generates neural diversity. Nature [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28077877

    Sarkissian, T., Arya, R., Gyonjyan, S., Taylor, B. and White, K. (2016). Cell death regulates muscle fiber number. Dev Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27131625

    Jha, A. R., Zhou, D., Brown, C. D., Kreitman, M., Haddad, G. G. and White, K. P. (2015). Shared Genetic Signals of Hypoxia Adaptation in Drosophila and in High-Altitude Human Populations. Mol Biol Evol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26576852

    Yalgin, C., Ebrahimi, S., Delandre, C., Yoong, L. F., Akimoto, S., Tran, H., Amikura, R., Spokony, R., Torben-Nielsen, B., White, K. P. and Moore, A. W. (2015). Centrosomin represses dendrite branching by orienting microtubule nucleation. Nat Neurosci. PubMed ID: 26322925

    Oh, H., Slattery, M., Ma, L., White, K. P., Mann, R. S. and Irvine, K. D. (2014). Yorkie promotes transcription by recruiting a histone methyltransferase complex. Cell Rep 8: 449-459. PubMed ID: 25017066

    Jha, A. R., Miles, C. M., Lippert, N. R., Brown, C. D., White, K. P. and Kreitman, M. (2015). Whole genome resequencing of experimental populations reveals polygenic basis of egg size variation in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 26044351

    Arya, R. and White, K. (2015). Cell death in development: Signaling pathways and core mechanisms. Semin Cell Dev Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25668151

  • Kevin White Department of Human Genetics, University of Chicago
    Martinez, C., Rest, J. S., Kim, A. R., Ludwig, M., Kreitman, M., White, K. and Reinitz, J. (2014). Ancestral resurrection of the Drosophila S2E enhancer reveals accessible evolutionary paths through compensatory change. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 24408913

    Nagaraj, R., Gururaja-Rao, S., Jones, K. T., Slattery, M., Negre, N., Braas, D., Christofk, H., White, K. P., Mann, R. and Banerjee, U. (2012). Control of mitochondrial structure and function by the Yorkie/YAP oncogenic pathway. Genes Dev. 26(18): 2027-37. PubMed ID: 22925885

    Marin, E. C., Dry, K. E., Alaimo, D. R., Rudd, K. T., Cillo, A. R., Clenshaw, M. E., Negre, N., White, K. P. and Truman, J. W. (2012). Ultrabithorax confers spatial identity in a context-specific manner in the Drosophila postembryonic ventral nervous system. Neural Dev 7: 31. PubMed ID: 22967828

  • Kristin White Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Sarkissian, T., Timmons, A., Arya, R., Abdelwahid, E. and White, K. (2014). Detecting apoptosis in Drosophila tissues and cells. Methods [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 24613678

    Thomenius, M., Freel, C. D., Horn, S., Krieser, R., Abdelwahid, E., Cannon, R., Balasundaram, S., White, K. and Kornbluth, S. (2011). Mitochondrial fusion is regulated by Reaper to modulate Drosophila programmed cell death. Cell Death Differ 18: 1640-1650. PubMed ID: 21475305

    Wu, J. N., Nguyen, N., Aghazarian, M., Tan, Y., Sevrioukov, E. A., Mabuchi, M., Tang, W., Monserrate, J. P., White, K. and Brachmann, C. B. (2010). grim promotes programmed cell death of Drosophila microchaete glial cells. Mech Dev 127: 407-417. PubMed ID: 20558283

  • Rob White Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, School of the Biological Sciences, University of Cambridge
    Porcelli, D., Fischer, B., Russell, S. and White, R. (2019). Chromatin accessibility plays a key role in selective targeting of Hox proteins. Genome Biol 20(1): 115. PubMed ID: 31159833

    El-Sharnouby, S., Fischer, B., Magbanua, J. P., Umans, B., Flower, R., Choo, S. W., Russell, S. and White, R. (2017). Regions of very low H3K27me3 partition the Drosophila genome into topological domains. PLoS One 12(3): e0172725. PubMed ID: 28282436

    Beh, C. Y., El-Sharnouby, S., Chatzipli, A., Russell, S., Choo, S. W. and White, R. (2016). Roles of cofactors and chromatin accessibility in Hox protein target specificity. Epigenetics Chromatin 9: 1. PubMed ID: 26753000

    Magbanua, J. P., Runneburger, E., Russell, S. and White, R. (2014). A variably occupied CTCF binding site in the Ultrabithorax gene in the Drosophila Bithorax Complex. Mol Cell Biol. PubMed ID: 25368383

    El-Sharnouby, S., Redhouse, J. and White, R. A. (2013). Genome-wide and cell-specific epigenetic analysis challenges the role of polycomb in Drosophila spermatogenesis. PLoS Genet 9: e1003842. PubMed ID: 24146626

    Redhouse, J. L., Mozziconacci, J. and White, R. A. (2011). Co-transcriptional architecture in a Y loop in Drosophila melanogaster. Chromosoma 120: 399-407. PubMed ID: 21556802

    Negre, N., Brown, C. D., Shah, P. K., Kheradpour, P., Morrison, C. A., Henikoff, J. G., Feng, X., Ahmad, K., Russell, S., White, R. A., Stein, L., Henikoff, S., Kellis, M. and White, K. P. (2010). A comprehensive map of insulator elements for the Drosophila genome. PLoS Genet 6: e1000814. PubMed ID: 20084099

  • Helen White-Cooper Cardiff School of Biosciences
    van der Graaf, K., Jindrich, K., Mitchell, R. and White-Cooper, H. (2021). Roles for RNA export factor, Nxt1, in ensuring muscle integrity and normal RNA expression in Drosophila. G3 (Bethesda) 11(1). PubMed ID: 33561245

    Caporilli, S., Yu, Y., Jiang, J. and White-Cooper, H. (2013). The RNA export factor, NXT1, is required for tissue specific transcriptional regulation. PLoS Genet 9: e1003526. PubMed ID: 23754955

    White-Cooper, H. (2012). Tissue, cell type and stage-specific ectopic gene expression and RNAi induction in the Drosophila testis. Spermatogenesis 2: 11-22. PubMed ID: 22553486

    Doggett, K., Jiang, J., Aleti, G. and White-Cooper, H. (2011). Wake-up-call, a lin-52 paralogue, and Always early, a lin-9 homologue physically interact, but have opposing functions in regulating testis-specific gene expression. Dev Biol 355: 381-393. PubMed ID: 21570388

    White-Cooper, H. and Bausek, N. (2010). Evolution and spermatogenesis. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365: 1465-1480. PubMed ID: 20403864

  • Michael Whitlock Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia
    Booker, T. R., Yeaman, S. and Whitlock, M. C. (2020). Variation in recombination rate affects detection of outliers in genome scans under neutrality. Mol Ecol. PubMed ID: 32535981

    Sharp, N. P. and Whitlock, M. C. (2019). No evidence of positive assortative mating for genetic quality in fruit flies. Proc Biol Sci 286(1912): 20191474. PubMed ID: 31575372

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    Flintham, E. O., Yoshida, T., Smith, S., Pavlou, H. J., Goodwin, S. F., Carazo, P. and Wigby, S. (2018). Interactions between the sexual identity of the nervous system and the social environment mediate lifespan in Drosophila melanogaster. Proc Biol Sci 285(1892). PubMed ID: 30487307

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    Le Page, S., Sepil, I., Flintham, E., Pizzari, T., Carazo, P. and Wigby, S. (2017). Male relatedness and familiarity are required to modulate male-induced harm to females in Drosophila. Proc Biol Sci 284(1860). PubMed ID: 28794215

    Morimoto, J., Ponton, F., Tychsen, I., Cassar, J. and Wigby, S. (2017). Interactions between the developmental and adult social environments mediate group dynamics and offspring traits in Drosophila melanogaster. Sci Rep 7(1): 3574. PubMed ID: 28620201

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    Keenan, S. E., Blythe, S. A., Marmion, R. A., Djabrayan, N. J., Wieschaus, E. F. and Shvartsman, S. Y. (2020). Rapid dynamics of signal-dependent transcriptional repression by Capicua. Dev Cell. PubMed ID: 32142631

    Petkova, M. D., Tkacik, G., Bialek, W., Wieschaus, E. F. and Gregor, T. (2019). Optimal decoding of cellular identities in a genetic network. Cell 176(4): 844-855.e815. PubMed ID: 30712870

    Streichan, S. J., Lefebvre, M. F., Noll, N., Wieschaus, E. F. and Shraiman, B. I. (2018). Global morphogenetic flow is accurately predicted by the spatial distribution of myosin motors. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29424685

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  • Peter Witzgall Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
    Lebreton, S., Borrero-Echeverry, F., Gonzalez, F., Solum, M., Wallin, E. A., Hedenstrom, E., Hansson, B. S., Gustavsson, A. L., Bengtsson, M., Birgersson, G., Walker, W. B., Dweck, H. K. M., Becher, P. G. and Witzgall, P. (2017). A Drosophila female pheromone elicits species-specific long-range attraction via an olfactory channel with dual specificity for sex and food. BMC Biol 15(1): 88. PubMed ID: 28962619

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    Lebreton, S., Carlsson, M. A. and Witzgall, P. (2017). Insulin Signaling in the Peripheral and Central Nervous System Regulates Female Sexual Receptivity during Starvation in Drosophila. Front Physiol 8: 685. PubMed ID: 28943854

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    Pop, S., Chen, C. L., Sproston, C. J., Kondo, S., Ramdya, P. and Williams, D. W. (2020). Extensive and diverse patterns of cell death sculpt neural networks in insects. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 32894223

    Constance, W. D., Mukherjee, A., Fisher, Y. E., Pop, S., Blanc, E., Toyama, Y. and Williams, D. W. (2018). Neurexin and Neuroligin-based adhesion complexes drive axonal arborisation growth independent of synaptic activity. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29504935

    Loncle, N., Agromayor, M., Martin-Serrano, J. and Williams, D. W. (2015). An ESCRT module is required for neuron pruning. Sci Rep 5: 8461. PubMed ID: 25676218

    Brierley, D. J., Rathore, K., VijayRaghavan, K. and Williams, D. W. (2012). Developmental origins and architecture of Drosophila leg motoneurons. J Comp Neurol 520: 1629-1649. PubMed ID: 22120935

    Truman, J. W., Moats, W., Altman, J., Marin, E. C. and Williams, D. W. (2010). Role of Notch signaling in establishing the hemilineages of secondary neurons in Drosophila melanogaster. Development 137: 53-61. PubMed ID: 20023160

  • Julie Williams Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    Gardner, B., Strus, E., Meng, Q. C., Coradetti, T., Naidoo, N. N., Kelz, M. B. and Williams, J. A. (2015). Sleep Homeostasis and General Anesthesia: Are Fruit Flies Well Rested after Emergence from Propofol? Anesthesiology [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 26556728

    Lenz, O., Xiong, J., Nelson, M. D., Raizen, D. M. and Williams, J. A. (2015). FMRFamide signaling promotes stress-induced sleep in Drosophila. Brain Behav Immun. PubMed ID: 25668617

    Lenz, O., Xiong, J., Nelson, M.D., Raizen, D.M. and Williams, J.A. (2015). FMRFamide signaling promotes stress-induced sleep in Drosophila. Brain Behav Immun [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25668617

    Kuo, T. H. and Williams, J. A. (2014). Increased Sleep Promotes Survival during a Bacterial Infection in Drosophila. Sleep 37: 1077-1086. PubMed ID: 24882902

    Kuo, T. H. and Williams, J. A. (2014). Acute Sleep Deprivation Enhances Post-Infection Sleep and Promotes Survival during Bacterial Infection in Drosophila. Sleep 37: 859-869. PubMed ID: 24790264

    Kuo, T. H., Handa, A. and Williams, J. A. (2012). Quantitative measurement of the immune response and sleep in Drosophila. J Vis Exp: e4355. PubMed ID: 23242373

    Kuo, T. H., Pike, D. H., Beizaeipour, Z. and Williams, J. A. (2010). Sleep triggered by an immune response in Drosophila is regulated by the circadian clock and requires the NFkappaB Relish. BMC Neurosci 11: 17. PubMed ID: 20144235

  • Michael Williams Department of Neuroscience, Functional Pharmacology. Uppsala University
    Goergen, P., Kasagiannis, A., Schioth, H. B. and Williams, M. J. (2014). The Drosophila Small GTPase Rac2 is Required for Normal Feeding and Mating Behaviour. Behav Genet. PubMed ID: 24488496

    Williams, M. J., Wang, Y., Klockars, A., Monica Lind, P., Fredriksson, R. and Schioth, H. B. (2013). Exposure to Bisphenol A Affects Lipid Metabolism in Drosophila melanogaster. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. PubMed ID: 24215246

    Sampson, C. J., Valanne, S., Fauvarque, M. O., Hultmark, D., Ramet, M. and Williams, M. J. (2012). The RhoGEF Zizimin-related acts in the Drosophila cellular immune response via the Rho GTPases Rac2 and Cdc42. Dev Comp Immunol 38: 160-168. PubMed ID: 22634526

  • Thomas Williams Biology Department, University of Dayton
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    Grover, S., Williams, M. E., Kaiser, R., Hughes, J. T., Gresham, L., Rebeiz, M. and Williams, T. M. (2018). Augmentation of a wound response element accompanies the origin of a Hox-regulated Drosophila abdominal pigmentation trait. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 29981311

    Roeske, M. J., Camino, E. M., Grover, S., Rebeiz, M. and Williams, T. M. (2018). Cis-regulatory evolution integrated the Bric-a-brac transcription factors into a novel fruit fly gene regulatory network. Elife 7. PubMed ID: 29297463

    Camino, E. M., Butts, J. C., Ordway, A., Vellky, J. E., Rebeiz, M. and Williams, T. M. (2015). The evolutionary origination and diversification of a dimorphic gene regulatory network through parallel innovations in cis and trans. PLoS Genet 11: e1005136. PubMed ID: 25835988

    Johnson, W. C., Ordway, A. J., Watada, M., Pruitt, J. N., Williams, T. M. and Rebeiz, M. (2015). Genetic changes to a transcriptional silencer element confers phenotypic diversity within and between Drosophila species. PLoS Genet 11: e1005279. PubMed ID: 26115430

    Salomone, J. R., Rogers, W. A., Rebeiz, M. and Williams, T. M. (2013). The evolution of Bab paralog expression and abdominal pigmentation among Sophophora fruit fly species. Evol Dev 15: 442-457. PubMed ID: 24261445

    Rogers, W. A., Grover, S., Stringer, S. J., Parks, J., Rebeiz, M. and Williams, T. M. (2013). A survey of the trans-regulatory landscape for Drosophila melanogaster abdominal pigmentation. Dev Biol. PubMed ID: 24269556

    Rogers, W. A., Salomone, J. R., Tacy, D. J., Camino, E. M., Davis, K. A., Rebeiz, M. and Williams, T. M. (2013). Recurrent modification of a conserved cis-regulatory element underlies fruit fly pigmentation diversity. PLoS Genet 9: e1003740. PubMed ID: 24009528

    Rogers, W. A. and Williams, T. M. (2011). Quantitative comparison of cis-regulatory element (CRE) activities in transgenic Drosophila melanogaster. J Vis Exp. PubMed ID: 22215325

    Shirangi, T. R., Dufour, H. D., Williams, T. M. and Carroll, S. B. (2009). Rapid evolution of sex pheromone-producing enzyme expression in Drosophila. PLoS Biol 7: e1000168. PubMed ID: 19652700

  • Clive Wilson Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Oxford
    Wainwright, S. M., Hopkins, B. R., Mendes, C. C., Sekar, A., Kroeger, B., Hellberg, J., Fan, S. J., Pavey, A., Marie, P. P., Leiblich, A., Sepil, I., Charles, P. D., Thezenas, M. L., Fischer, R., Kessler, B. M., Gandy, C., Corrigan, L., Patel, R., Wigby, S., Morris, J. F., Goberdhan, D. C. I. and Wilson, C. (2021). Drosophila Sex Peptide controls the assembly of lipid microcarriers in seminal fluid. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 118(5). PubMed ID: 33495334

    Leiblich, A., Hellberg, J., Sekar, A., Gandy, C., Mendes, C. C., Redhai, S., Mason, J., Wainwright, M., Marie, P., Goberdhan, D. C. I., Hamdy, F. C. and Wilson, C. (2019). Mating induces switch from hormone-dependent to hormone-independent steroid receptor-mediated growth in Drosophila secondary cells. PLoS Biol 17(10): e3000145. PubMed ID: 31589603

    Mensah, L. B., Goberdhan, D. C. and Wilson, C. (2017). mTORC1 signalling mediates PI3K-dependent large lipid droplet accumulation in Drosophila ovarian nurse cells. Biol Open. PubMed ID: 28302666

    Redhai, S., Hellberg, J. E., Wainwright, M., Perera, S. W., Castellanos, F., Kroeger, B., Gandy, C., Leiblich, A., Corrigan, L., Hilton, T., Patel, B., Fan, S. J., Hamdy, F., Goberdhan, D. C. and Wilson, C. (2016). Regulation of dense-core granule replenishment by autocrine BMP signalling in Drosophila secondary cells. PLoS Genet 12: e1006366. PubMed ID: 27727275

    Mensah, L. B., Davison, C., Fan, S. J., Morris, J. F., Goberdhan, D. C. and Wilson, C. (2015). Fine-Tuning of PI3K/AKT Signalling by the Tumour Suppressor PTEN Is Required for Maintenance of Flight Muscle Function and Mitochondrial Integrity in Ageing Adult Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One 10: e0143818. PubMed ID: 26599788

    Corrigan, L., Redhai, S., Leiblich, A., Fan, S. J., Perera, S. M., Patel, R., Gandy, C., Wainwright, S. M., Morris, J. F., Hamdy, F., Goberdhan, D. C. and Wilson, C. (2014). BMP-regulated exosomes from Drosophila male reproductive glands reprogram female behavior. J Cell Biol 206: 671-688. PubMed ID: 25154396

    Leiblich, A., Marsden, L., Gandy, C., Corrigan, L., Jenkins, R., Hamdy, F. and Wilson, C. (2012). Bone morphogenetic protein- and mating-dependent secretory cell growth and migration in the Drosophila accessory gland. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109: 19292-19297. PubMed ID: 23129615

  • Iain Wilson Universität für Bodenkultur Wien
    Nemcovicova, I., Sestak, S., Rendic, D., Plskova, M., Mucha, J. and Wilson, I. B. (2013). Characterisation of class I and II alpha-mannosidases from Drosophila melanogaster. Glycoconj J. PubMed ID: 23979800

    Nemcovicova, I., Nemcovic, M., Sestak, S., Plskova, M., Wilson, I. B. and Mucha, J. (2012). Expression, purification and preliminary crystallographic analysis of Drosophila melanogaster lysosomal alpha-mannosidase. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun 68: 965-970. PubMed ID: 22869134

    Geisler, C., Kotu, V., Sharrow, M., Rendic, D., Poltl, G., Tiemeyer, M., Wilson, I. B. and Jarvis, D. L. (2012). The Drosophila neurally altered carbohydrate mutant has a defective Golgi GDP-fucose transporter. J Biol Chem 287: 29599-29609. PubMed ID: 22745127

    Rendic, D., Sharrow, M., Katoh, T., Overcarsh, B., Nguyen, K., Kapurch, J., Aoki, K., Wilson, I. B. and Tiemeyer, M. (2010). Neural-specific alpha3-fucosylation of N-linked glycans in the Drosophila embryo requires fucosyltransferase A and influences developmental signaling associated with O-glycosylation. Glycobiology 20: 1353-1365. PubMed ID: 20688784

  • Rachel Wilson Department of Neurobiology, Harvard University
    Okubo, T. S., Patella, P., D'Alessandro, I. and Wilson, R. I. (2020). A Neural Network for Wind-Guided Compass Navigation. Neuron. PubMed ID: 32681825

    Fisher, Y. E., Lu, J., D'Alessandro, I. and Wilson, R. I. (2019). Sensorimotor experience remaps visual input to a heading-direction network. Nature. PubMed ID: 31748749

    Batchelor, A. V. and Wilson, R. I. (2019). Sound localization behavior in Drosophila melanogaster depends on inter-antenna vibration amplitude comparisons. J Exp Biol 222(Pt 3). PubMed ID: 30733260

    Jeanne, J. M., Fisek, M. and Wilson, R. I. (2018). The organization of projections from olfactory glomeruli onto higher-order neurons. Neuron 98(6): 1198-1213.e1196. PubMed ID: 29909998

    Patella, P. and Wilson, R. I. (2018). Functional maps of mechanosensory features in the Drosophila brain. Curr Biol 28(8): 1189-1203. PubMed ID: 29657118

    Azevedo, A. W. and Wilson, R. I. (2017). Active mechanisms of vibration encoding and frequency filtering in central mechanosensory neurons. Neuron [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28943231

    Tobin, W. F., Wilson, R. I. and Lee, W. A. (2017). Wiring variations that enable and constrain neural computation in a sensory microcircuit. Elife 6 [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28530904

    Chang, A. E., Vaughan, A. G. and Wilson, R. I. (2016). A mechanosensory circuit that mixes opponent channels to produce selectivity for complex stimulus features. Neuron 92(4): 888-901. PubMed ID: 27974164

    Bell, J. S. and Wilson, R. I. (2016). Behavior reveals selective summation and max pooling among olfactory processing channels. Neuron [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27373835

    Nagel, K.I. and Wilson, R.I. (2016). Mechanisms underlying population response dynamics in inhibitory interneurons of the Drosophila antennal lobe. J Neurosci 36: 4325-4338. PubMed ID: 27076428

    Tuthill, J. C. and Wilson, R. I. (2016). Parallel Transformation of Tactile Signals in Central Circuits of Drosophila. Cell 164: 1046-1059. PubMed ID: 26919434

  • Patricia Wittkopp Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    Massey, J. H., Rice, G. R., Firdaus, A. S., Chen, C. Y., Yeh, S. D., Stern, D. L. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2020). Co-evolving wing spots and mating displays are genetically separable traits in Drosophila. Evolution. PubMed ID: 32363590

    Massey, J. H., Chung, D., Siwanowicz, I., Stern, D. L. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2019). The yellow gene influences Drosophila male mating success through sex comb melanization. Elife 8. PubMed ID: 31612860

    Yang, B. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2017). Structure of the Transcriptional Regulatory Network Correlates with Regulatory Divergence in Drosophila. Mol Biol Evol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28333240

    John, A. V., Sramkoski, L. L., Walker, E. A., Cooley, A. M. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2016). Sensitivity of allelic divergence to genomic position: Lessons from the Drosophila tan gene. G3 (Bethesda) [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27449514

    Coolon, J. D., Stevenson, K. R., McManus, C. J., Yang, B., Graveley, B. R. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2015). Molecular mechanisms and evolutionary processes contributing to accelerated divergence of gene expression on the Drosophila X chromosome. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 26041937

    Coolon, J. D., McManus, C. J., Stevenson, K. R., Graveley, B. R. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2014). Tempo and mode of regulatory evolution in Drosophila. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 24567308

    McManus, C. J., Coolon, J. D., Eipper-Mains, J., Wittkopp, P. J. and Graveley, B. R. (2014). Evolution of splicing regulatory networks in Drosophila. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 24515119

    Coolon, J. D., Webb, W. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2013). Sex-Specific Effects of Cis-regulatory Variants in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics. PubMed ID: 24097411

    Meiklejohn, C. D., Coolon, J. D., Hartl, D. L. and Wittkopp, P. J. (2013). The roles of cis- and trans-regulation in the evolution of regulatory incompatibilities and sexually dimorphic gene expression. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 24043293

    Wittkopp, P. J., Smith-Winberry, G., Arnold, L. L., Thompson, E. M., Cooley, A. M., Yuan, D. C., Song, Q. and McAllister, B. F. (2011). Local adaptation for body color in Drosophila americana. Heredity (Edinb) 106: 592-602. PubMed ID: 20606690

  • Andreas Wodarz Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Gõttingen
    Witte, L., Linnemannstoens, K., Schmidt, K., Honemann-Capito, M., Grawe, F., Wodarz, A. and Gross, J. C. (2020). Kinesin motor Klp98A mediates apical to basal Wg transport. Development. PubMed ID: 32665246

    Linnemannstons, K., Witte, L., Karuna, P., Kittel, J., Danieli, A., Muller, D., Nitsch, L., Honemann-Capito, M., Grawe, F., Wodarz, A. and Gross, J. C. (2020). Ykt6-dependent endosomal recycling is required for Wnt secretion in the Drosophila wing epithelium. Development. PubMed ID: 32611603

    Tiwari, M. D., Zeitler, D. M., Meister, G. and Wodarz, A. (2019). Molecular profiling of stem cell-like female germ line cells in Drosophila delineates networks important for stemness and differentiation. Biol Open 8(11). PubMed ID: 31649115

    Ripp, C., Loth, J., Petrova, I., Linnemannstons, K., Ulepic, M., Fradkin, L., Noordermeer, J. and Wodarz, A. (2018). Drosophila Ror is a nervous system-specific co-receptor for Wnt ligands. Biol Open 7(11). PubMed ID: 30341100

    Rust, K., Tiwari, M. D., Mishra, V. K., Grawe, F. and Wodarz, A. (2018). Myc and the Tip60 chromatin remodeling complex control neuroblast maintenance and polarity in Drosophila. Embo J. PubMed ID: 29997178

    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. PubMed ID: 25770183

    Linnemannstons, K., Ripp, C., Honemann-Capito, M., Brechtel-Curth, K., Hedderich, M. and Wodarz, A. (2014). The PTK7-related transmembrane proteins off-track and off-track 2 are co-receptors for Drosophila Wnt2 required for male fertility. PLoS Genet 10: e1004443. PubMed ID: 25010066

    Hartenstein, V. and Wodarz, A. (2013). Initial neurogenesis in Drosophila. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol 2: 701-721. PubMed ID: 24014455

    Zhang, G., Beati, H., Nilsson, J. and Wodarz, A. (2013). The Drosophila microtubule-associated protein mars stabilizes mitotic spindles by crosslinking microtubules through its N-terminal region. PLoS One 8: e60596. PubMed ID: 23593258

    Gailite, I., Egger-Adam, D. and Wodarz, A. (2012). The phosphoinositide-associated protein Rush hour regulates endosomal trafficking in Drosophila. Mol Biol Cell 23: 433-447. PubMed ID: 22160599

    Halbsgut, N., Linnemannstons, K., Zimmermann, L. I. and Wodarz, A. (2011). Apical-basal polarity in Drosophila neuroblasts is independent of vesicular trafficking. Mol Biol Cell 22: 4373-4379. PubMed ID: 21937725

  • Fred Wolf University of California, Merced
    Adhikari, P., Orozco, D., Randhawa, H. and Wolf, F. W. (2019). Mef2 induction of the immediate early gene Hr38/Nr4a is terminated by Sirt1 to promote ethanol tolerance. Genes Brain Behav 18(3): e12486. PubMed ID: 29726098

    Landayan, D., Feldman, D. S. and Wolf, F. W. (2018). Satiation state-dependent dopaminergic control of foraging in Drosophila. Sci Rep 8(1): 5777. PubMed ID: 29636522

    Pitmon, E., Stephens, G., Parkhurst, S. J., Wolf, F. W., Kehne, G., Taylor, M. and Lebestky, T. (2016). The D1 family dopamine receptor, DopR, potentiates hind leg grooming behavior in Drosophila. Genes Brain Behav 15: 327-334. PubMed ID: 26749475

    Landayan, D. and Wolf, F. W. (2015). Shared neurocircuitry underlying feeding and drugs of abuse in Drosophila. Biomed J 38: 496-509. PubMed ID: 27013449

    Devineni, A. V., McClure, K. D., Guarnieri, D. J., Corl, A. B., Wolf, F. W., Eddison, M. and Heberlein, U. (2011). The genetic relationships between ethanol preference, acute ethanol sensitivity, and ethanol tolerance in Drosophila melanogaster. Fly (Austin) 5: 191-199. PubMed ID: 21750412

  • Matthew Wolf Cardiovascular Research Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville
    Yu, L., Daniels, J. P., Wu, H. and Wolf, M. J. (2015). Cardiac hypertrophy induced by active Raf depends on Yorkie-mediated transcription. Sci Signal 8: ra13. PubMed ID: 25650441

    Abraham, D. M. and Wolf, M. J. (2013). Disruption of Sarcoendoplasmic Reticulum Calcium ATPase Function in Leads to Cardiac Dysfunction. PLoS One 8: e77785. PubMed ID: 24098595

    Yu, L., Daniels, J., Glaser, A. E., Wolf, M. J. (2013) Raf-mediated cardiac hypertrophy in adult Drosophila. Dis Model Mech. PubMed ID: 23580199

    Wolf, M. J. (2012). Modeling dilated cardiomyopathies in Drosophila. Trends Cardiovasc Med 22: 55-61. PubMed ID: 22863366

    Casad, M. E., Yu, L., Daniels, J. P., Wolf, M. J. and Rockman, H. A. (2012). Deletion of Siah-interacting protein gene in Drosophila causes cardiomyopathy. Mol Genet Genomics 287: 351-360. PubMed ID: 22398840

    Wolf, M. J. and Rockman, H. A. (2011). Drosophila, genetic screens, and cardiac function. Circ Res 109: 794-806. PubMed ID: 21921272

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

    Enuameh, M. S., Asriyan, Y., Richards, A., Christensen, R. G., Hall, V. L., Kazemian, M., Zhu, C., Pham, H., Cheng, Q., Blatti, C., Brasefield, J. A., Basciotta, M. D., Ou, J., McNulty, J. C., Zhu, L. J., Wolfe, S. A. (2013) Global analysis of Drosophila Cys2-His2 zinc finger proteins reveals a multitude of novel recognition motifs and binding determinants. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 23471540

    Zhu, L. J., Christensen, R. G., Kazemian, M., Hull, C. J., Enuameh, M. S., Basciotta, M. D., Brasefield, J. A., Zhu, C., Asriyan, Y., Lapointe, D. S., Sinha, S., Wolfe, S. A. and Brodsky, M. H. (2011). FlyFactorSurvey: a database of Drosophila transcription factor binding specificities determined using the bacterial one-hybrid system. Nucleic Acids Res 39: D111-117. PubMed ID: 21097781

    Kazemian, M., Blatti, C., Richards, A., McCutchan, M., Wakabayashi-Ito, N., Hammonds, A. S., Celniker, S. E., Kumar, S., Wolfe, S. A., Brodsky, M. H. and Sinha, S. (2010). Quantitative analysis of the Drosophila segmentation regulatory network using pattern generating potentials. PLoS Biol 8. PubMed ID: 20808951

  • Mariana Wolfner Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University
    White, M. A., Bonfini, A., Wolfner, M. F. and Buchon, N. (2021). Drosophila melanogaster sex peptide regulates mated female midgut morphology and physiology. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 118(1). PubMed ID: 33443193

    Allen, S. E., Koreman, G. T., Sarkar, A., Wang, B., Wolfner, M. F. and Han, C. (2021). Versatile CRISPR/Cas9-mediated mosaic analysis by gRNA-induced crossing-over for unmodified genomes. PLoS Biol 19(1): e3001061. PubMed ID: 33444322

    Misra, S. and Wolfner, M. F. (2020). Drosophila seminal Sex Peptide associates with rival as well as own sperm, providing SP function in polyandrous females. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 32672537

    Hu, Q. and Wolfner, M. F. (2020). Regulation of Trpm activation and calcium wave initiation during Drosophila egg activation. Mol Reprod Dev. PubMed ID: 32735035

    Hu, Q., Duncan, F. E., Nowakowski, A. B., Antipova, O. A., Woodruff, T. K., O'Halloran, T. V. and Wolfner, M. F. (2020). Zinc Dynamics during Drosophila Oocyte Maturation and Egg Activation. iScience 23(7): 101275. PubMed ID: 32615472

    York-Andersen, A. H., Hu, Q., Wood, B. W., Wolfner, M. F. and Weil, T. T. (2019). A calcium-mediated actin redistribution at egg activation in Drosophila. Mol Reprod Dev. PubMed ID: 31880382

    Hu, Q. and Wolfner, M. F. (2019). The Drosophila Trpm channel mediates calcium influx during egg activation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. PubMed ID: 31427540

    Chen, D. S., Delbare, S. Y. N., White, S. L., Sitnik, J., Chatterjee, M., DoBell, E., Weiss, O., Clark, A. G. and Wolfner, M. F. (2019). Female genetic contributions to sperm competition in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics. PubMed ID: 31101677

    Zhang, Z., Ahmed-Braimah, Y., Goldberg, M. L. and Wolfner, M. F. (2018). Calcineurin dependent protein phosphorylation changes during egg activation in Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Cell Proteomics. PubMed ID: 30478224

    Singh, A., Buehner, N. A., Lin, H., Baranowski, K. J., Findlay, G. D. and Wolfner, M. F. (2018). Long-term interaction between Drosophila sperm and sex peptide is mediated by other seminal proteins that bind only transiently to sperm. Insect Biochem Mol Biol 102: 43-51. PubMed ID: 30217614

    Zhang, Z., Krauchunas, A. R., Huang, S. and Wolfner, M. F. (2018). Maternal proteins that are phosphoregulated upon egg activation include crucial factors for oogenesis, egg activation and embryogenesis in Drosophila melanogaster. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 30012668

  • Will Wood University of Bristol
    Campbell, J. S., Davidson, A. J., Todd, H., Rodrigues, F., Elliot, A. M., Early, J. J., Lyons, D. A., Feng, Y. and Wood, W. (2020). PTPN21/Pez Is a Novel and Evolutionarily Conserved Key Regulator of Inflammation In Vivo. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 33296680

    Davidson, A. J. and Wood, W. (2020). Macrophages Use Distinct Actin Regulators to Switch Engulfment Strategies and Ensure Phagocytic Plasticity In Vivo. Cell Rep 31(8): 107692. PubMed ID: 32460022

    Davidson, A. J., Millard, T. H., Evans, I. R. and Wood, W. (2019). Ena orchestrates remodelling within the actin cytoskeleton to drive robust Drosophila macrophage chemotaxis. J Cell Sci. PubMed ID: 30718364

    Weavers, H., Evans, I. R., Martin, P. and Wood, W. (2016). Corpse Engulfment Generates a Molecular Memory that Primes the Macrophage Inflammatory Response. Cell. PubMed ID: 27212238

    Evans, I. R., Rodrigues, F. S., Armitage, E. L. and Wood, W. (2015). Draper/CED-1 mediates an ancient damage response to control inflammatory blood cell migration in vivo. Curr Biol 25: 1606-1612. PubMed ID: 26028435

    Vlisidou, I. and Wood, W. (2015). Drosophila blood cells and their role in immune responses. FEBS J [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25688716

    Tan, K. L., Vlisidou, I. and Wood, W. (2014). Ecdysone Mediates the Development of Immunity in the Drosophila Embryo. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24794300

    Evans, I. R. and Wood, W. (2014). Drosophila blood cell chemotaxis. Curr Opin Cell Biol 30C: 1-8. PubMed ID: 24799191

    Razzell, W., Evans, I. R., Martin, P. and Wood, W. (2013). Calcium Flashes Orchestrate the Wound Inflammatory Response through DUOX Activation and Hydrogen Peroxide Release. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 23394834

    Evans, I. R., Ghai, P. A., Urbancic, V., Tan, K. L., Wood, W. (2013) SCAR/WAVE-mediated processing of engulfed apoptotic corpses is essential for effective macrophage migration in Drosophila. Cell Death Differ. PubMed ID: 23328632

  • Jerry Workman Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, Missouri
    Soffers, J. H. M., Li, X., Saraf, A., Seidel, C. W., Florens, L., Washburn, M. P., Abmayr, S. M. and Workman, J. L. (2019). Characterization of a metazoan ADA acetyltransferase complex. Nucleic Acids Res. PubMed ID: 30715476

    Huang, F., Saraf, A., Florens, L., Kusch, T., Swanson, S. K., Szerszen, L. T., Li, G., Dutta, A., Washburn, M. P., Abmayr, S. M. and Workman, J. L. (2016). The Enok acetyltransferase complex interacts with Elg1 and negatively regulates PCNA unloading to promote the G1/S transition. Genes Dev 30: 1198-1210. PubMed ID: 27198229

    Huang, F., Paulson, A., Dutta, A., Venkatesh, S., Smolle, M., Abmayr, S. M. and Workman, J. L. (2014). Histone acetyltransferase Enok regulates oocyte polarization by promoting expression of the actin nucleation factor spire. Genes Dev 28: 2750-2763. PubMed ID: 25512562

    Mohan, R. D., Workman, J. L. and Abmayr, S. M. (2014). Drosophila models reveal novel insights into mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration. Fly (Austin) 8: 148-152. PubMed ID: 25483136

    Mohan, R. D., Dialynas, G., Weake, V. M., Liu, J., Martin-Brown, S., Florens, L., Washburn, M. P., Workman, J. L. and Abmayr, S. M. (2014). Loss of Drosophila Ataxin-7, a SAGA subunit, reduces H2B ubiquitination and leads to neural and retinal degeneration. Genes Dev 28: 259-272. PubMed ID: 24493646

    Zhang, D., Suganuma, T. and Workman, J. L. (2013). Acetylation regulates Jun protein turnover in Drosophila. Biochim Biophys Acta. PubMed ID: 23891849

    Lin, C. H., Paulson, A., Abmayr, S. M. and Workman, J. L. (2012). HP1a targets the Drosophila KDM4A demethylase to a subset of heterochromatic genes to regulate H3K36me3 levels. PLoS One 7: e39758. PubMed ID: 22761891

    Suganuma, T., Mushegian, A., Swanson, S. K., Florens, L., Washburn, M. P. and Workman, J. L. (2012). A metazoan ATAC acetyltransferase subunit that regulates mitogen-activated protein kinase signaling is related to an ancient molybdopterin synthase component. Mol Cell Proteomics 11: 90-99. PubMed ID: 22345504

    Weake, V. M. and Workman, J. L. (2012). SAGA function in tissue-specific gene expression. Trends Cell Biol 22: 177-184. PubMed ID: 22196215

  • Andreas Wodarz Göttingen Graduate School for Neurosciences, Biophysics, and Molecular Biosciences
    Linnemannstons, K., Ripp, C., Honemann-Capito, M., Brechtel-Curth, K., Hedderich, M. and Wodarz, A. (2014). The PTK7-Related Transmembrane Proteins Off-track and Off-track 2 Are Co-receptors for Drosophila Wnt2 Required for Male Fertility. PLoS Genet 10: e1004443. PubMed ID: 25010066

    Hartenstein, V. and Wodarz, A. (2013). Initial neurogenesis in Drosophila. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol 2: 701-721. PubMed ID: 24014455

    Zhang, G., Beati, H., Nilsson, J., Wodarz, A. (2013) The Drosophila Microtubule-Associated Protein Mars Stabilizes Mitotic Spindles by Crosslinking Microtubules through Its N-Terminal Region. PLoS One 8: e60596. PubMed ID: 23593258

    Giebel, B. and Wodarz, A. (2012). Notch signaling: numb makes the difference. Curr Biol 22: R133-135. PubMed ID: 22361152

    Gailite, I., Egger-Adam, D. and Wodarz, A. (2012). The phosphoinositide-associated protein Rush hour regulates endosomal trafficking in Drosophila. Mol Biol Cell 23: 433-447. PubMed ID: 22160599

    Halbsgut, N., Linnemannstons, K., Zimmermann, L. I. and Wodarz, A. (2011). Apical-basal polarity in Drosophila neuroblasts is independent of vesicular trafficking. Mol Biol Cell 22: 4373-4379. PubMed ID: 21937725

  • Anna Wredenberg Division of Molecular Metabolism, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm
    Pajak, A., Laine, I., Clemente, P., El-Fissi, N., Schober, F. A., Maffezzini, C., Calvo-Garrido, J., Wibom, R., Filograna, R., Dhir, A., Wedell, A., Freyer, C. and Wredenberg, A. (2019). Defects of mitochondrial RNA turnover lead to the accumulation of double-stranded RNA in vivo. PLoS Genet 15(7): e1008240. PubMed ID: 31365523

    Maffezzini, C., Laine, I., Dallabona, C., Clemente, P., Calvo-Garrido, J., Wibom, R., Naess, K., Barbaro, M., Falk, A., Donnini, C., Freyer, C., Wredenberg, A. and Wedell, A. (2019). Mutations in the mitochondrial tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase cause growth retardation and progressive leukoencephalopathy. Mol Genet Genomic Med 7(6): e654. PubMed ID: 30920170

    Siibak, T., Clemente, P., Bratic, A., Bruhn, H., Kauppila, T. E. S., Macao, B., Schober, F. A., Lesko, N., Wibom, R., Naess, K., Nennesmo, I., Wedell, A., Peter, B., Freyer, C., Falkenberg, M. and Wredenberg, A. (2017). A multi-systemic mitochondrial disorder due to a dominant p.Y955H disease variant in DNA polymerase gamma. Hum Mol Genet 26(13): 2515-2525. PubMed ID: 28430993

  • Chun-Fang Wu Department of Biology, University of Iowa
    Iyengar, A. and Wu, C. F. (2021). Fly seizure EEG: field potential activity in the Drosophila brain. J Neurogenet: 1-11. PubMed ID: 34278939

    Lee, J., Iyengar, A. and Wu, C. F. (2019). Distinctions among electroconvulsion- and proconvulsant-induced seizure discharges and native motor patterns during flight and grooming: quantitative spike pattern analysis in Drosophila flight muscles. J Neurogenet: 1-18. PubMed ID: 30982417

    Xing, X. and Wu, C. F. (2018). Inter-relationships among physical dimensions, distal-proximal rank orders, and basal GCaMP fluorescence levels in Ca(2+) imaging of functionally distinct synaptic boutons at Drosophila neuromuscular junctions. J Neurogenet: 1-14. PubMed ID: 30322321

    Xing, X. and Wu, C. F. (2018). Unraveling Synaptic GCaMP Signals: Differential Excitability and Clearance Mechanisms Underlying Distinct Ca(2+) Dynamics in Tonic and Phasic Excitatory, and Aminergic Modulatory Motor Terminals in Drosophila. eNeuro 5(1). PubMed ID: 29464198

    Saur, T., Peng, I.F., Jiang, P., Gong, N., Yao, W.D., Xu, T.L. and Wu, C.F. (2016). K+ channel reorganization and homeostatic plasticity during postembryonic development: biophysical and genetic analyses in acutely dissociated Drosophila central neurons. J Neurogenet [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27868467

    Wise, A., Tenezaca, L., Fernandez, R. W., Schatoff, E., Flores, J., Ueda, A., Zhong, X., Wu, C. F., Simon, A. F. and Venkatesh, T. (2015). Drosophila mutants of the autism candidate gene neurobeachin (rugose) exhibit neuro-developmental disorders, aberrant synaptic properties, altered locomotion, impaired adult social behavior and activity patterns. J Neurogenet: 1-34. PubMed ID: 26100104

    Ueda, A. and Wu, C. F. (2015). The role of cAMP in synaptic homeostasis in response to environmental temperature challenges and hyperexcitability mutations. Front Cell Neurosci 9: 10. PubMed ID: 25698925

    Iyengar, A. and Wu, C. F. (2014). Flight and seizure motor patterns in Drosophila mutants: Simultaneous acoustic and electrophysiological recordings of wing beats and flight muscle activity. J Neurogenet: 1-22. PubMed ID: 25159538

    Reiff, D. and Wu, C. F. (2014). A Special Issue on Drosophila Neurogenetics in Honor of Karl-Friedrich Fischbach. J Neurogenet: 1-6. PubMed ID: 25155045

    Liu, L. and Wu, C. F. (2014). Distinct effects of abelson kinase mutations on myocytes and neurons in dissociated Drosophila embryonic cultures: mimicking of high temperature. PLoS One 9: e86438. PubMed ID: 24466097

  • Chung-I Wu Department of Ecology & Evolution, University of Chicago
    Lu, G. A., Zhao, Y., Lan, A., Shi, S., Liufu, Z., Tang, T., Xu, J., Shen, X. and Wu, C. I. (2018). Death of new microRNA genes in Drosophila via gradual loss of fitness advantages. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 30049791

    Liufu, Z., Zhao, Y., Guo, L., Miao, G., Xiao, J., Lyu, Y., Chen, Y., Shi, S., Tang, T. and Wu, C. I. (2017). Redundant and incoherent regulations of multiple phenotypes suggest microRNAs' role in stability control. Genome Res [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 28904014

    Chong, Z., Zhai, W., Li, C., Gao, M., Gong, Q., Ruan, J., Li, J., Jiang, L., Lv, X., Hungate, E. and Wu, C. I. (2013). The evolution of small insertions and deletions in the coding genes of Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Biol Evol. PubMed ID: 24077769

    Hungate, E. A., Earley, E. J., Boussy, I. A., Turissini, D. A., Ting, C. T., Moran, J. R., Wu, M. L., Wu, C. I. and Jones, C. D. (2013). A Locus in Drosophila sechellia Affecting Tolerance of a Host Plant Toxin. Genetics. PubMed ID: 24037270

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

  • Chia-Lin Wu National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan
    Lee, W. P., Chiang, M. H., Chang, L. Y., Lee, J. Y., Tsai, Y. L., Chiu, T. H., Chiang, H. C., Fu, T. F., Wu, T. and Wu, C. L. (2020). Mushroom body subsets encode CREB2-dependent water-reward long-term memory in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 16(8): e1008963. PubMed ID: 32780743

    Shyu, W. H., Lee, W. P., Chiang, M. H., Chang, C. C., Fu, T. F., Chiang, H. C., Wu, T. and Wu, C. L. (2019). Electrical synapses between mushroom body neurons are critical for consolidated memory retrieval in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 15(5): e1008153. PubMed ID: 31071084

    Shyu, W. H., Chiu, T. H., Chiang, M. H., Cheng, Y. C., Tsai, Y. L., Fu, T. F., Wu, T. and Wu, C. L. (2017). Neural circuits for long-term water-reward memory processing in thirsty Drosophila. Nat Commun 8: 15230. PubMed ID: 28504254

    Yang, C. H., Shih, M. F., Chang, C. C., Chiang, M. H., Shih, H. W., Tsai, Y. L., Chiang, A. S., Fu, T. F. and Wu, C. L. (2016). Additive expression of consolidated memory through Drosophila mushroom body subsets. PLoS Genet 12: e1006061. PubMed ID: 27195782

    Chen, C. C., Wu, J. K., Lin, H. W., Pai, T. P., Fu, T. F., Wu, C. L., Tully, T. and Chiang, A. S. (2012). Visualizing long-term memory formation in two neurons of the Drosophila brain. Science 335: 678-685. PubMed ID: 22323813

    Wu, C. L., Shih, M. F., Lai, J. S., Yang, H. T., Turner, G. C., Chen, L. and Chiang, A. S. (2011). Heterotypic gap junctions between two neurons in the drosophila brain are critical for memory. Curr Biol 21: 848-854. PubMed ID: 21530256

  • Chunlai Wu Neuroscience Center of Excellence, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans
    Zhu, M., Zhang, S., Tian, X. and Wu, C. (2017). Mask mitigates MAPT- and FUS-induced degeneration by enhancing autophagy through lysosomal acidification. Autophagy 14:1-15. PubMed ID: 28806139

    Xu, W., Weissmiller, A. M., White, J. A., Fang, F., Wang, X., Wu, Y., Pearn, M. L., Zhao, X., Sawa, M., Chen, S., Gunawardena, S., Ding, J., Mobley, W. C. and Wu, C. (2016). Amyloid precursor protein-mediated endocytic pathway disruption induces axonal dysfunction and neurodegeneration. J Clin Invest. PubMed ID: 27064279

    Zhu, M., Li, X., Tian, X. and Wu, C. (2015). Mask loss-of-function rescues mitochondrial impairment and muscle degeneration of Drosophila pink1 and parkin mutants. Hum Mol Genet [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25743185

    Li, L., Tian, X., Zhu, M., Bulgari, D., Bohme, M. A., Goettfert, F., Wichmann, C., Sigrist, S. J., Levitan, E. S. and Wu, C. (2014). Drosophila Syd-1, liprin-α, and protein phosphatase 2A B' subunit Wrd function in a linear pathway to prevent ectopic accumulation of synaptic materials in distal axons. J Neurosci 34: 8474-8487. PubMed ID: 24948803

    Yun, J., Puri, R., Yang, H., Lizzio, M. A., Wu, C., Sheng, Z. H. and Guo, M. (2014). MUL1 acts in parallel to the PINK1/parkin pathway in regulating mitofusin and compensates for loss of PINK1/parkin. Elife 3: e01958. PubMed ID: 24898855

  • June-Tai Wu Institute of Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University
    Chen, W. Y., Shih, H. T., Liu, K. Y., Shih, Z. S., Chen, L. K., Tsai, T. H., Chen, M. J., Liu, H., Tan, B. C., Chen, C. Y., Lee, H. H., Loppin, B., Ait-Ahmed, O. and Wu, J. T. (2015). Intellectual disability-associated dBRWD3 regulates gene expression through inhibition of HIRA/YEM-mediated chromatin deposition of histone H3.3. EMBO Rep. PubMed ID: 25666827

    Chen, P. H., Lee, C. I., Weng, Y. T., Tarn, W. Y., Tsao, Y. P., Kuo, P. C., Hsu, P. H., Huang, C. W., Huang, C. S., Lee, H. H., Wu, J. T. and Chen, S. L. (2013). BCAS2 is essential for Drosophila viability and functions in pre-mRNA splicing. RNA 19: 208-218. PubMed ID: 23249746

    Chien, C. H., Chen, W. W., Wu, J. T. and Chang, T. C. (2012). Investigation of lipid homeostasis in living Drosophila by coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy. J Biomed Opt 17: 126001. PubMed ID: 23208212

  • Louisa Wu Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, University of Maryland, College Park
    Nazario-Toole, A. E. and Wu, L. P. (2019). Assessing the cellular immune response of the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster, using an in vivo phagocytosis assay. J Vis Exp(146). PubMed ID: 31033954

    Nazario-Toole, A. E., Robalino, J., Okrah, K., Corrada-Bravo, H., Mount, S. M. and Wu, L. P. (2018). The splicing factor RNA-binding fox protein 1 mediates the cellular immune response in Drosophila melanogaster. J Immunol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 29997126

    Gonzalez, E. A., Garg, A., Tang, J., Nazario-Toole, A. E. and Wu, L. P. (2013). A glutamate-dependent redox system in blood cells is integral for phagocytosis in Drosophila melanogaster. Curr Biol 23: 2319-2324. PubMed ID: 24210616

    Gonzalez, E. A., Garg, A., Tang, J., Nazario-Toole, A. E. and Wu, L. P. (2013). A Glutamate-Dependent Redox System in Blood Cells Is Integral for Phagocytosis in Drosophila melanogaster. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 24210616

    Garg, A. and Wu, L. P. (2013). Drosophila Rab14 mediates phagocytosis in the immune response to Staphylococcus aureus. Cell Microbiol. PubMed ID: 24119134

    Pal, S. and Wu, L. P. (2009). Lessons from the fly: pattern recognition in Drosophila melanogaster. Adv Exp Med Biol 653: 162-174. PubMed ID: 19799118

    Pal, S. and Wu, L. P. (2009). Pattern recognition receptors in the fly: lessons we can learn from the Drosophila melanogaster immune system. Fly (Austin) 3: 121-129. PubMed ID: 19440043

  • Mark Wu Johns Hopkins Department of Neurology, Baltimore, Md
    Blum, I. D., Keleş, M. F., Baz, E. S., Han, E., Park, K., Luu, S., Issa, H., Brown, M., Ho, M. C. W., Tabuchi, M., Liu, S. and Wu, M. N. (2020). Astroglial Calcium Signaling Encodes Sleep Need in Drosophila. Curr Biol. PubMed ID: 33186550

    Tabuchi, M., Monaco, J. D., Duan, G., Bell, B., Liu, S., Liu, Q., Zhang, K. and Wu, M. N. (2018). Clock-generated temporal codes determine synaptic plasticity to control sleep. Cell 175(5): 1213-1227.e1218. PubMed ID: 30318147

    Liu, Q., Tabuchi, M., Liu, S., Kodama, L., Horiuchi, W., Daniels, J., Chiu, L., Baldoni, D. and Wu, M. N. (2017). Branch-specific plasticity of a bifunctional dopamine circuit encodes protein hunger. Science 356(6337): 534-539. PubMed ID: 28473588

    Liu, S., Liu, Q., Tabuchi, M. and Wu, M. N. (2016). Sleep drive is encoded by neural plastic changes in a dedicated dircuit. Cell 165: 1347-1360. PubMed ID: 27212237

    Tabuchi, M., Lone, S. R., Liu, S., Liu, Q., Zhang, J., Spira, A. P. and Wu, M. N. (2015). Sleep interacts with Aβ to modulate intrinsic neuronal excitability. Curr Biol [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 25754641

    Jepson, J. E., Shahidullah, M., Liu, D., le Marchand, S. J., Liu, S., Wu, M. N., Levitan, I. B., Dalva, M. B. and Koh, K. (2014). Regulation of synaptic development and function by the Drosophila PDZ protein Dyschronic. Development 141: 4548-4557. PubMed ID: 25359729

    Liu, Q., Liu, S., Kodama, L., Driscoll, M. R. and Wu, M. N. (2012). Two dopaminergic neurons signal to the dorsal fan-shaped body to promote wakefulness in Drosophila. Curr Biol 22: 2114-2123. PubMed ID: 23022067

  • Shian Wu College of Life Sciences, Nankai University
    Gao, Y., Zhang, X., Xiao, L., Zhai, C., Yi, T., Wang, G., Wang, E., Ji, X., Hu, L., Shen, G. and Wu, S. (2019). Usp10 Modulates the Hippo Pathway by Deubiquitinating and Stabilizing the Transcriptional Coactivator Yorkie. Int J Mol Sci 20(23). PubMed ID: 31795326

    Lin, X., Wang, F., Li, Y., Zhai, C., Wang, G., Zhang, X., Gao, Y., Yi, T., Sun, D. and Wu, S. (2017). The SCF ubiquitin ligase Slimb controls Nerfin-1 turnover in Drosophila. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. PubMed ID: 29154825

    Hu, L., Wang, P., Zhao, R., Li, S., Wang, F., Li, C., Cao, L. and Wu, S. (2016). F-box protein Slimb controls dSmurf protein turnover to regulate the Hippo pathway. Biochem Biophys Res Commun [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27856247

    Wang, P., Chen, Y., Li, C., Zhao, R., Wang, F., Lin, X., Cao, L., Li, S., Hu, L., Gao, Y., Li, Y. and Wu, S. (2015). Drosophila eye developmental defect caused by elevated Lmx1a activity is reliant on chip expression. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. PubMed ID: 26718403

    Cao, L., Wang, P., Gao, Y., Lin, X., Wang, F. and Wu, S. (2014). Ubiquitin E3 ligase dSmurf is essential for Wts protein turnover and Hippo signaling. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 454: 167-171. PubMed ID: 25450375

    Chen, Y., Wang, Z., Wang, P., Li, D., Zhou, J. and Wu, S. (2014). CYLD negatively regulates Hippo signaling by limiting Hpo phosphorylation in Drosophila. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. PubMed ID: 25201729

    Wu, D., Wu, S. (2013) A conserved serine residue regulates the stability of Drosophila Salvador and human WW domain-containing adaptor 45 through proteasomal degradation. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. PubMed ID: 23524264

    Wu, S., Liu, Y., Zheng, Y., Dong, J. and Pan, D. (2008). The TEAD/TEF family protein Scalloped mediates transcriptional output of the Hippo growth-regulatory pathway. Dev Cell 14: 388-398. PubMed ID: 18258486

  • Ting Wu Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
    Erceg, J., AlHaj Abed, J., Goloborodko, A., Lajoie, B. R., Fudenberg, G., Abdennur, N., Imakaev, M., McCole, R. B., Nguyen, S. C., Saylor, W., Joyce, E. F., Senaratne, T. N., Hannan, M. A., Nir, G., Dekker, J., Mirny, L. A. and Wu, C. T. (2019). The genome-wide multi-layered architecture of chromosome pairing in early Drosophila embryos. Nat Commun 10(1): 4486. PubMed ID: 31582744

    AlHaj Abed, J., Erceg, J., Goloborodko, A., Nguyen, S. C., McCole, R. B., Saylor, W., Fudenberg, G., Lajoie, B. R., Dekker, J., Mirny, L. A. and Wu, C. T. (2019). Highly structured homolog pairing reflects functional organization of the Drosophila genome. Nat Commun 10(1): 4485. PubMed ID: 31582763

    Nguyen, S. C., Yu, S., Oberlick, E. and Wu, C. T. (2016). An Unexpected Regulatory Cascade Governs a Core Function of the Drosophila PRC1 Chromatin Protein Su(z)2. Genetics [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed ID: 27881472

    Senaratne, T. N., Joyce, E. F., Nguyen, S. C. and Wu, C. T. (2016). Investigating the interplay between sister chromatid cohesion and homolog pairing in Drosophila Nuclei. PLoS Genet 12: e1006169. PubMed ID: 27541002

    Joyce, E. F., Erceg, J. and Wu, C. T. (2016). Pairing and anti-pairing: a balancing act in the diploid genome. Curr Opin Genet Dev 37: 119-128. PubMed ID: 27065367

    Joyce, E. F., Apostolopoulos, N., Beliveau, B. J. and Wu, C. T. (2013). Germline Progenitors Escape the Widespread Phenomenon of Homolog Pairing during Drosophila Development. PLoS Genet 9: e1004013. PubMed ID: 24385920

    Hohl, A. M., Thompson, M., Soshnev, A. A., Wu, J., Morris, J., Hsieh, T. S., Wu, C. T. and Geyer, P. K. (2012). Restoration of topoisomerase 2 function by complementation of defective monomers in Drosophila. Genetics 192: 843-856. PubMed ID: 22923380

    Ou, S. A., Chang, E., Lee, S., So, K., Wu, C. T. and Morris, J. R. (2009). Effects of chromosomal rearrangements on transvection at the yellow gene of Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics 183: 483-496. PubMed ID: 19667134
  • Zeba Wunderlich Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, U. C. Irvine, Irvine California
    Waymack, R., Gad, M. and Wunderlich, Z. (2021). Molecular competition can shape enhancer activity in the Drosophila embryo. iScience 24(9): 103034. PubMed ID: 34568782

    Ramirez-Corona, B. A., Fruth, S. M., Ofoegbu, O. and Wunderlich, Z. (2021). The mode of expression divergence in Drosophila fat body is infection-specific. Genome Res. PubMed ID: 33858842

    Lopez-Rivera, F., Foster Rhoades, O. K., Vincent, B. J., Pym, E. C. G., Bragdon, M. D. J., Estrada, J., DePace, A. H. and Wunderlich, Z. (2020). A Mutation in the Drosophila melanogaster eve Stripe 2 Minimal Enhancer Is Buffered by Flanking Sequences. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 33037064

    Waymack, R., Fletcher, A., Enciso, G. and Wunderlich, Z. (2020). Shadow enhancers can suppress input transcription factor noise through distinct regulatory logic. Elife 9. PubMed ID: 32804082

    Lopez-Rivera, F., Foster Rhoades, O. K., Vincent, B. J., Pym, E. C. G., Bragdon, M. D. J., Estrada, J., DePace, A. H. and Wunderlich, Z. (2020). A Mutation in the Drosophila melanogaster eve Stripe 2 Minimal Enhancer Is Buffered by Flanking Sequences. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed ID: 33037064

    Park, J., Estrada, J., Johnson, G., Vincent, B. J., Ricci-Tam, C., Bragdon, M. D., Shulgina, Y., Cha, A., Wunderlich, Z., Gunawardena, J. and DePace, A. H. (2019). Dissecting the sharp response of a canonical developmental enhancer reveals multiple sources of cooperativity. Elife 8. PubMed ID: 31223115

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