Chris Todd Hittinger

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gene duplication and the adaptive evolution of a classic genetic switch
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1525 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Nature 449:677-81. 2007
  2. pmc Evolution of an insect-specific GROUCHO-interaction motif in the ENGRAILED selector protein
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Laboratory of Genetics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706 1534, USA
    Evol Dev 10:537-45. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Population structure and reticulate evolution of Saccharomyces eubayanus and its lager-brewing hybrids
    David Peris
    Laboratory of Genetics, Genome Center of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Energy Institute, DOE Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, 53706, USA
    Mol Ecol 23:2031-45. 2014
  4. pmc Parallel inactivation of multiple GAL pathway genes and ecological diversification in yeasts
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Laboratories of Genetics and Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin, 1525 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:14144-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Pleiotropic functions of a conserved insect-specific Hox peptide motif
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Development 132:5261-70. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Saccharomyces diversity and evolution: a budding model genus
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Laboratory of Genetics, Genome Center of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Bioenergy Initiative, DOE Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Trends Genet 29:309-17. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Transcriptional rewiring: the proof is in the eating
    Antonis Rokas
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biological Sciences, VU Station B 351634, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    Curr Biol 17:R626-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Evolutionarily conserved domains required for activation and repression functions of the Drosophila Hox protein Ultrabithorax
    Ella Tour
    Section in Cell and Developmental Biology, Division of Biology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Development 132:5271-81. 2005

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Gene duplication and the adaptive evolution of a classic genetic switch
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Laboratory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1525 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Nature 449:677-81. 2007
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  2. pmc Evolution of an insect-specific GROUCHO-interaction motif in the ENGRAILED selector protein
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Laboratory of Genetics, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706 1534, USA
    Evol Dev 10:537-45. 2008
    ..The acquisition and conservation of this auxiliary peptide motif shows how the number and activity of short peptide motifs can evolve in transcription factors while existing regulatory functions are maintained...
  3. ncbi request reprint Population structure and reticulate evolution of Saccharomyces eubayanus and its lager-brewing hybrids
    David Peris
    Laboratory of Genetics, Genome Center of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Energy Institute, DOE Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, 53706, USA
    Mol Ecol 23:2031-45. 2014
    ..These findings show how genetically diverse eukaryotic microbes can produce rare but economically important hybrids with low genetic diversity when they migrate from their natural ecological context...
  4. pmc Parallel inactivation of multiple GAL pathway genes and ecological diversification in yeasts
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Laboratories of Genetics and Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin, 1525 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:14144-9. 2004
    ..Inactivated genes may generally serve as markers of specific functions made dispensable by recent adaptive shifts...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pleiotropic functions of a conserved insect-specific Hox peptide motif
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Development 132:5261-70. 2005
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Saccharomyces diversity and evolution: a budding model genus
    Chris Todd Hittinger
    Laboratory of Genetics, Genome Center of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Bioenergy Initiative, DOE Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Trends Genet 29:309-17. 2013
    ..Expanding strain collections, low-cost genome sequencing, and tools for precise genetic manipulation promise to usher in a golden era for this surprisingly diverse genus as an evolutionary model...
  7. ncbi request reprint Transcriptional rewiring: the proof is in the eating
    Antonis Rokas
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biological Sciences, VU Station B 351634, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    Curr Biol 17:R626-8. 2007
    ..Analysis of the galactose genetic pathway in Candida albicans and comparison with the classical pathway in Saccharomyces cerevisiae have revealed remarkable differences in its regulation in the two yeasts...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evolutionarily conserved domains required for activation and repression functions of the Drosophila Hox protein Ultrabithorax
    Ella Tour
    Section in Cell and Developmental Biology, Division of Biology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Development 132:5271-81. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the N-terminal region containing the SSYF motif has been conserved in many Hox proteins for its role in transcriptional activation...