University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota
College of Biological Sciences

Developmental Biology Center


23rd Annual U of MN Developmental Biology Symposium

Developmental biology conference poster





Monday, October 20, 2014

Coffman Memorial Union, Minneapolis Campus

Online registration is now open!








Selected Recent Publications from the DBC

Dominant Lethal Pathologies in Male Mice Engineered to Contain an X-Linked DUX4 Transgene.

Dandapat A, Bosnakovski D, Hartweck LM, Arpke RW, Baltgalvis KA, Vang D, Baik J, Darabi R, Perlingeiro RC, Hamra FK, Gupta K, Lowe DA, Kyba M.
Cell Rep. 2014 Sep 11;8(5):1484-96. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2014.07.056. Epub 2014 Aug 28.
PMID: 25176645 [PubMed - in process]

A strand-specific switch in noncoding transcription switches the function of a Polycomb/Trithorax response element.
Herzog VA, Lempradl A, Trupke J, Okulski H, Altmutter C, Ruge F, Boidol B, Kubicek S, Schmauss G, Aumayr K, Ruf M, Pospisilik A, Dimond A, Senergin HB, Vargas ML, Simon JA, Ringrose L.
Nat Genet. 2014 Sep;46(9):973-81. doi: 10.1038/ng.3058. Epub 2014 Aug 10.
PMID: 25108384 [PubMed - in process]

PVT1 dependence in cancer with MYC copy-number increase.
Tseng YY, Moriarity BS, Gong W, Akiyama R, Tiwari A, Kawakami H, Ronning P, Reuland B, Guenther K, Beadnell TC, Essig J, Otto GM, O'Sullivan MG, Largaespada DA, Schwertfeger KL, Marahrens Y, Kawakami Y, Bagchi A.
Nature. 2014 Aug 7;512(7512):82-6. doi: 10.1038/nature13311. Epub 2014 Jun 22.
PMID: 25043044 [PubMed - in process]

Anthropogenic changes in sodium affect neural and muscle development in butterflies.
Snell-Rood EC, Espeset A, Boser CJ, White WA, Smykalski R.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jul 15;111(28):10221-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1323607111. Epub 2014 Jun 9.
PMID: 24927579 [PubMed - in process]

SAUR Inhibition of PP2C-D Phosphatases Activates Plasma Membrane H+-ATPases to Promote Cell Expansion in Arabidopsis.
Spartz AK, Ren H, Park MY, Grandt KN, Lee SH, Murphy AS, Sussman MR, Overvoorde PJ, Gray WM.
Plant Cell. 2014 May 23;26(5):2129-2142. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 24858935 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

DMRT1 protects male gonadal cells from retinoid-dependent sexual transdifferentiation.
Minkina A, Matson CK, Lindeman RE, Ghyselinck NB, Bardwell VJ, Zarkower D.
Dev Cell. 2014 Jun 9;29(5):511-20. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2014.04.017. Epub 2014 May 22.
PMID: 24856513 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Systemic Activin signaling independently regulates sugar homeostasis, cellular metabolism, and pH balance in Drosophila melanogaster.
Ghosh AC, O'Connor MB.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Apr 15;111(15):5729-34. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1319116111. Epub 2014 Mar 31.
PMID: 24706779 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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