Publications

Publications

Original Papers

2017

Van Vactor, D., Sigrist, SJ. (2017) Presynaptic morphogenesis, active zone organization and structural plasticity in Drosophila. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 43:119-129. doi: 101016/j.conb.2017.03.003.

2014

Amaral, AJ, Brito, FF., Chobanyan, T., Yoshikawa, S., Yokokura, T., Van Vactor, D., Gama-Carvalho, M. (2014) Quality assessment and control of tissue specific RNA-seq libraries of Drosophila transgenic RNAi models. Front. Genet.5:43. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2013.00043

Lu, CS., Zhai, B., Mauss, A., Gygi, S., Van Vactor, D. (2014) Micro RNA-8 promotes robust motor axon targeting by coordinate regulation of cell adhesion molecules during synapse development. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B Biol.Sci. 369(1652). pii:20130517. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0517.

2013

Sen A, Dimlich DN, Guruharsha KG, Kankel MW, Hori K, Yokokura T, Brachat S, Richardson D, Loureiro J, Sivasankaran R, Curtis D, Davidow LS, Rubin LL, Hart AC, Van Vactor D, Artavanis-Tsakonas S. (2013) Genetic circuitry of Survival motor neuron, the gene underlying spinal muscular atrophy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Jun 25; 110(26):E2371-80. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1301738110. Epub 2013 Jun 11.

2011

Sen, A., Yokokura, T., Kankel, M.W., Dimlich, D.N., Manent, J., Sanyal, S., Artavanis-Tsakonas, S.  (2011) Modeling spinal muscular atrophy in Drosohila links to FGF signaling. J. of Cell Biology, 192, 482-495.