Gene Symbol: ocm
Description: over compensating males
Alias: CG3363, Dmel\CG3363, Mga, Mod(GMroX1)A, over compensating males, 166 complementation group, CG3363-PA, CG3363-PB, CG3363-PC, complementation group A, ocm-PA, ocm-PB, ocm-PC
Species: fruit fly

Top Publications

  1. Prabhakaran M, Kelley R. A new strategy for isolating genes controlling dosage compensation in Drosophila using a simple epigenetic mosaic eye phenotype. BMC Biol. 2010;8:80 pubmed publisher
    ..This strategy is a promising alternative route for identifying previously unknown components of the dosage compensation pathway and novel alleles of known MSL proteins. ..
  2. Lim C, Kelley R. The Drosophila over compensating males gene genetically inhibits dosage compensation in males. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e60450 pubmed publisher
    ..This strategy generated thirty alleles in a previously uncharacterized gene, over compensating males (ocm) that antagonizes some aspect of MSL activity...
  3. Alfieri C, Gambetta M, Matos R, Glatt S, Sehr P, Fraterman S, et al. Structural basis for targeting the chromatin repressor Sfmbt to Polycomb response elements. Genes Dev. 2013;27:2367-79 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results support a model where DNA tethering of Sfmbt by Pho and multivalent interactions of Sfmbt with histone modifications and other PcG proteins create a hub for PcG protein complex assembly at PREs. ..
  4. Mondal B, Shim J, Evans C, Banerjee U. Pvr expression regulators in equilibrium signal control and maintenance of Drosophila blood progenitors. elife. 2014;3:e03626 pubmed publisher
    ..We show that the products of these genes along with the Bip1-interacting protein RpS8 (Ribosomal protein S8) are required for the proper expression of Pvr. ..