Gene Symbol: bond
Description: james bond
Alias: CG6921, Dmel\CG6921, James bond, james bond, CG6921-PA, CG6921-PB, CG6921-PC, bond-PA, bond-PB, bond-PC
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Giansanti M, Farkas R, Bonaccorsi S, Lindsley D, Wakimoto B, Fuller M, et al. Genetic dissection of meiotic cytokinesis in Drosophila males. Mol Biol Cell. 2004;15:2509-22 pubmed
  2. Sury M, Chen J, Selbach M. The SILAC fly allows for accurate protein quantification in vivo. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2010;9:2173-83 pubmed publisher
    ..The approach is simple, fast, and cost-effective, making SILAC flies an attractive model system for the emerging field of in vivo quantitative proteomics. ..
  3. Chen H, Liu Z, Huang X. Drosophila models of peroxisomal biogenesis disorder: peroxins are required for spermatogenesis and very-long-chain fatty acid metabolism. Hum Mol Genet. 2010;19:494-505 pubmed publisher
    ..Together our study reveals an indispensable function of pex genes during spermatogenesis and provides a causative link between the phenotypic severity of pex mutants and VLCFA levels...
  4. Ng W, Chin J, Tan K, Yew J. The fatty acid elongase Bond is essential for Drosophila sex pheromone synthesis and male fertility. Nat Commun. 2015;6:8263 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we describe the contribution of the fatty acid elongase Bond to both pheromone diversity and male fertility in Drosophila...
  5. Gutierrez E, Wiggins D, Fielding B, Gould A. Specialized hepatocyte-like cells regulate Drosophila lipid metabolism. Nature. 2007;445:275-80 pubmed
    ..These findings provide evidence that some lipid-processing functions of the mammalian liver are performed in insects by oenocytes...
  6. Szafer Glusman E, Giansanti M, Nishihama R, Bolival B, Pringle J, Gatti M, et al. A role for very-long-chain fatty acids in furrow ingression during cytokinesis in Drosophila spermatocytes. Curr Biol. 2008;18:1426-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that mutations in the gene bond, which encodes a Drosophila member of the family of Elovl proteins that mediate elongation of very-long-chain fatty ..