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PUBLISHED: August 01, 2018 to August 31, 2018


C. elegans RAB-35: Dual roles in apoptotic cell clearance


The last universal common ancestor between ancient Earth chemistry and the onset of genetics

PRDM9, a driver of the genetic map

Research Articles

Investigating the shared genetics of non-syndromic cleft lip/palate and facial morphology

Overlapping open reading frames strongly reduce human and yeast STN1 gene expression and affect telomere function

Progressive ataxia of Charolais cattle highlights a role of KIF1C in sustainable myelination

bric à brac (bab), a central player in the gene regulatory network that mediates thermal plasticity of pigmentation in Drosophila melanogaster

Dynamic expression patterns of Irx3 and Irx5 during germline nest breakdown and primordial follicle formation promote follicle survival in mouse ovaries

Enhanced uptake of potassium or glycine betaine or export of cyclic-di-AMP restores osmoresistance in a high cyclic-di-AMP Lactococcus lactis mutant

Baldspot/ELOVL6 is a conserved modifier of disease and the ER stress response

Drosophila CaV2 channels harboring human migraine mutations cause synapse hyperexcitability that can be suppressed by inhibition of a Ca2+ store release pathway

Cooperation, cis-interactions, versatility and evolutionary plasticity of multiple cis-acting elements underlie krox20 hindbrain regulation

UBTOR/KIAA1024 regulates neurite outgrowth and neoplasia through mTOR signaling

The transcription factor Dysfusion promotes fold and joint morphogenesis through regulation of Rho1

Mutational analysis of dishevelled genes in zebrafish reveals distinct functions in embryonic patterning and gastrulation cell movements

Multilevel effects of light on ribosome dynamics in chloroplasts program genome-wide and psbA-specific changes in translation

Complexin in ivermectin resistance in body lice

Naturally-occurring canine invasive urothelial carcinoma harbors luminal and basal transcriptional subtypes found in human muscle invasive bladder cancer

Heterochromatin and RNAi regulate centromeres by protecting CENP-A from ubiquitin-mediated degradation

Characterizing genetic and environmental influences on variable DNA methylation using monozygotic and dizygotic twins

A ZIP1 separation-of-function allele reveals that centromere pairing drives meiotic segregation of achiasmate chromosomes in budding yeast

Single-strand annealing between inverted DNA repeats: Pathway choice, participating proteins, and genome destabilizing consequences

Loci and natural alleles underlying robust roots and adaptive domestication of upland ecotype rice in aerobic conditions

Genetic architecture of gene expression traits across diverse populations

Transcription factor ASCL2 is required for development of the glycogen trophoblast cell lineage

Transcriptome analysis of adult Caenorhabditis elegans cells reveals tissue-specific gene and isoform expression

Seven-transmembrane receptor protein RgsP and cell wall-binding protein RgsM promote unipolar growth in Rhizobiales

A genome-wide association study identifies a susceptibility locus for biliary atresia on 2p16.1 within the gene EFEMP1

Combinations of DIPs and Dprs control organization of olfactory receptor neuron terminals in Drosophila

Wdr62 is involved in meiotic initiation via activating JNK signaling and associated with POI in humans

FMRFa receptor stimulated Ca2+ signals alter the activity of flight modulating central dopaminergic neurons in Drosophila melanogaster

The roles of SMYD4 in epigenetic regulation of cardiac development in zebrafish

The bithorax complex iab-7 Polycomb response element has a novel role in the functioning of the Fab-7 chromatin boundary

Lactosylceramide synthases encoded by B4galt5 and 6 genes are pivotal for neuronal generation and myelin formation in mice

AAV9-mediated telomerase activation does not accelerate tumorigenesis in the context of oncogenic K-Ras-induced lung cancer

The methyltransferase HEN1 is required in Nematostella vectensis for microRNA and piRNA stability as well as larval metamorphosis

E-cadherin bridges cell polarity and spindle orientation to ensure prostate epithelial integrity and prevent carcinogenesis in vivo

A novel gene-diet pair modulates C. elegans aging

Specification of Drosophila neuropeptidergic neurons by the splicing component brr2

The thirsty fly: Ion transport peptide (ITP) is a novel endocrine regulator of water homeostasis in Drosophila

The small GTPase RAB-35 defines a third pathway that is required for the recognition and degradation of apoptotic cells

cis-regulatory architecture of a short-range EGFR organizing center in the Drosophila melanogaster leg

Whi2 is a conserved negative regulator of TORC1 in response to low amino acids

Identification of expression quantitative trait loci associated with schizophrenia and affective disorders in normal brain tissue

The uterine epithelial loss of Pten is inefficient to induce endometrial cancer with intact stromal Pten

Synonymous mutations make dramatic contributions to fitness when growth is limited by a weak-link enzyme

Tdp1 processes chromate-induced single-strand DNA breaks that collapse replication forks

Homozygous loss-of-function mutations in MNS1 cause laterality defects and likely male infertility

The temporal landscape of recursive splicing during Pol II transcription elongation in human cells

Numerous recursive sites contribute to accuracy of splicing in long introns in flies

Mutation in the intracellular chloride channel CLCC1 associated with autosomal recessive retinitis pigmentosa

The Npa1p complex chaperones the assembly of the earliest eukaryotic large ribosomal subunit precursor


Correction: Deletion of Nkx2-5 in trabecular myocardium reveals the developmental origins of pathological heterogeneity associated with ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy

Correction: FIN219/JAR1 and cryptochrome1 antagonize each other to modulate photomorphogenesis under blue light in Arabidopsis

Correction: The TIE1 transcriptional repressor controls shoot branching by directly repressing BRANCHED1 in Arabidopsis

Correction: The impact of ribosomal interference, codon usage, and exit tunnel interactions on translation elongation rate variation

Correction: Velvet domain protein VosA represses the zinc cluster transcription factor SclB regulatory network for Aspergillus nidulans asexual development, oxidative stress response and secondary metabolism

Correction: Maternal Diet and Insulin-Like Signaling Control Intergenerational Plasticity of Progeny Size and Starvation Resistance


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