- Global analysis of RNA secondary structure in two metazoansFan Li
Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Cell Rep 1:69-82. 2012..Overall, our findings provide a global assessment of RNA folding in animals...
- Extremes of lineage plasticity in the Drosophila brainSuewei Lin
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Janelia Farm Research Campus, Ashburn, VA 20147, USA Department of Neurobiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
Curr Biol 23:1908-13. 2013..We propose that this surprising difference in plasticity for these brain lineages is adaptive, given their respective roles as parallel processors versus discrete carriers of olfactory information...
- Sex-specific effects of cis-regulatory variants in Drosophila melanogasterJoseph D Coolon
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109
Genetics 195:1419-22. 2013..Here we show that sex-specific effects of cis-regulatory variants are common in Drosophila. ..
- The slender lobes gene, identified by retarded mushroom body development, is required for proper nucleolar organization in DrosophilaMinako Orihara-Ono
RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, 2 2 3 Minatojima minami, Chuo, Kobe, Hyogo 650 0047, Japan
Dev Biol 281:121-33. 2005..mutant that exhibits a reduced number of mushroom body (MB) neurons in the brain, we reveal that the slender lobes (sle) gene encodes a novel nuclear protein that affects nucleolar organization during development...