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Cell Biology & Cytoskeleton

D1001A    Quantitative analysis of myosin-driven apical constriction in delaminating neuroblasts. Yanru AN.

D1002B    An acentrosomal perinuclear microtubule-organizing center in Drosophila fat body cells maintains cell shape and organelle positioning. Rebecca Buchwalter.

D1003C    A tissue-specific regulation of Myosin II dynamics during tube formation. Se-Yeon Chung.

D1004A    Characterization of Garz Function during Epithelial Morphogenesis. Julie Gates.

D1005B    Characterization of a novel actin regulator, HtsRC. Juli Gerdes.

D1006C    Drosophila myosin 7a in Phagocytosis and Eye Development. Amy Saw-Tin Hong.

D1007A    Zasp52 is a core Z-disc scaffold protein mediating myofibril assembly by dimerizing and binding F-actin. Kuo-An Liao.

D1008B    Remodeling the actin cytoskeleton by ubiquitin-dependent proteolysis. Katelynn Mannix.

D1009C    A splice variant of Centrosomin converts mitochondria to MTOCs to facilitate sperm tail elongation in Drosophila. Timothy Megraw.

D1010A    The Drosophila Ninein homolog bsg25D cooperates with ensconsin in myonuclear positioning. Jonathan Rosen.

D1011B    Regulation Of Actomyosin Network By Homophilic Cell Adhesion Molecule Echinoid During Epithelial Morphogenesis. Rahul Rote.

D1012C    Novel mechanisms of phosphoregulation of Moesin by Clic in Drosophila rhabodomere formation. Soichi Tanda.

D1013A    Investigating patterns of cell interactions during epithelial folding. Hannah Yevick.

D1014B    Syncytial embryo cleavage through an actomyosin Goldilocks effect set by Rho kinase and myosin phosphatase. Yixie Zhang.

D1015C    The Role of Retromer-Dependant Recycling in Epithelial Polarity and Morphogenesis. Kenana Al Kakouni.

D1016A    Investigating the Role of Rab Proteins in Drosophila Photoreceptor Apical Vesicle Trafficking. Azadeh Laffafian.

D1017B    Cell chirality is a novel and evolutionarily conserved cell polarity that drives left-right asymmetric morphogenesis. Kenji Matsuno.

D1018C    Tension-dependent junction remodeling repositions polarity proteins and coordinates EMT progression. Mo Weng.

D1019A    Differential Subcellular Trafficking of Membrane Proteins in Secondary Cells of the Drosophila male Accessory Glands. Felix Castellanos.

D1020B    RPTPs mediate the temporal control of Drosophila airway maturation through an interaction with the non-receptor tyrosine kinase Btk29A and its effector WASH. Vasilios Tsarouhas.

D1021C    Fat2 and Lar define a planar signaling system controlling collective cell migration. Kari Barlan.

D1022A    Analysis of chiral cellular dynamics in left-right asymmetric rotation of Drosophila hindgut. Mikiko Inaki.

D1023B    Out-of-Step is a novel serine/threonine kinase that directs myotube pathfinding. Aaron Johnson.

D1024C    Twinstar/cofilin is required for regulation of epithelial integrity and tissue growth in Drosophila. Changmin Ko.

D1025A    Inhibition of Protein Phosphatase 1 activity switches border cells from a collective to single cell mode of migration. Jocelyn McDonald.

D1026B    The vesicle fusion regulator α-SNAP is required for STAT pathway activation and induction of cell motility. Afsoon Saadin.

D1027C    Drosophila Fondue is a critical extracellular matrix organizer during muscle attachment and coagulation. Nicole Green.

D1028A    implication of the basement membrane and adhesion complexes during leg morphogenesis in drosophila. AMBROSINI ARNAUD.

D1029B    Investigating the regulation of the imaginal disc epithelial barrier during regeneration. Danielle DaCrema.

D1030C    Assembly of septate junctions and midbody displacement during epithelial cytokinesis. Zhimin Wang.

D1031A    Polo kinase mediates the phosphorylation and cellular localization of Nuf/FIP3, a Rab11 effector. Lotti Brose.

D1032B    A Genetic Dissection of the Drosophila Larval Salivary Gland: A Model for Exocrine Gland Physiology. Kathryn Lantz.

D1033C    Fascin regulates nuclear actin during Drosophila oogenesis. Daniel Kelpsch.

Cell Biology & Signal Transduction

D1034A    Hedgehog promotes the production and release of PI(4)P to interact and activate Smoothened. Kai Jiang.

D1035B    Regulation of Smo phosphorylation and high-level Hh signaling activity by a plasma membrane associated kinase. Shuangxi Li.

D1036C    The PARP enzyme Tankyrase antagonizes activity of the βcatenin destruction complex through ADP-ribosylation of Axin and APC2. Hyun Hyung An.

D1037A    Proteomic analysis reveals APC-dependent post-translational modifications and identifies a novel regulator of β-catenin. Malachi Blundon.

D1038B    Activation of Sona requires furin cleavage and autocatalysis. Sang-soo Lee.

D1039C    The extracellular protease AdamTS-B negatively regulates wing vein patterning through BMP signaling. Afshan Ismat.

D1040A    Interplay of BMP and JAK/STAT in Developmentally Related Apoptosis. Alexandra Mascaro.

D1041B    The Notch-mediated hyperplasia circuitry in Drosophila. Diana Ho.

D1042C    CG9650: A novel regulator of patterning of the Indirect Flight Muscles of Drosophila melanogaster. Saroj Jawkar.

D1043A    Functional investigation of a late-onset Alzheimer’s disease associated variant in TM2D3. Jose Salazar.

D1044B    The cell-type specific functions of an ER modulating factor, Pecanex in Notch and Wnt signaling pathways. Tomoko Yamakawa.

D1045C    An in vivo screen for novel small molecule inhibitors of PLCγ. Chitra Naidu.

D1046A    The COP9 signalosome regulates EGFR signaling by stabilizing Capicua. Annabelle Suisse.

D1047B    Yki interacts with the JNK pathway to regulate epidermal wound healing in Drosophila larvae. Chang-Ru Tsai.

D1048C    Identification and characterization of novel epidermal growth factor receptor target genes implicated in Drosophila development. Michael Warkala.

D1049A    The Rap Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor (GEF) C3G is required for nephrocyte function in Drosophila melanogaster. Cara Picciotto.

D1050B    Piragua, a ZAD and zinc finger transcription factor, genetically interacts with the membrane protein Flower in the embryo. Juan Riesgo-Escovar.

D1051C    Identification and characterization of Sugar-free frosting/SAD kinase substrates that regulate neural glycosylation in the Drosophila embryo. Sarah Robinson.

D1052A    The UPR Pathway Activates the TOR Signaling through Atf6. Jin Seo.

D1053B    Characterizing the role of the Fat cadherin family in the mitochondria using CRISPR. Norman Yau.

D1054C    Transcriptome analysis to identify genes responding to mechanical force in developing Drosophila embryos. Tomoki Ishibashi.

D1055A    Functional characterization of creld in Drosophila melanogaster. Marie Paradis.

D1056B    The Tumor Microenvironment And Mechanisms Governing Ras Tumor Overgrowth. Chiswili Chabu.

D1057C    The “gatekeeper” function of Drosophila Seven-IN-Absentia (SINA) E3 ligase and its human homologs, SIAH1 and SIAH2, is highly conserved for proper RAS signal transduction in Drosophila eye development. Robert Van Sciver.

D1058A    Calcium dynamics can be used to reveal mechanisms of epithelial wound detection. Erica Shannon.

Cell Cycle & Cell Death

D1059B    Involvement of the histone demethylase KDM5 in the control of apoptosis. Coralie Drelon.

D1060C    A Role for Histone Deacetylases in Regulating Sensitivity to Apoptotic Stimuli in Drosophila melanogaster. Khailee Marischuk.

D1061A    Argonaute-1 regulates developmental apoptotic process through JNK signaling pathway in Drosophila. Tanmoy Mondal.

D1062B    Signaling mechanisms between apoptotic cells and non-professional phagocytes. Sandy Serizier.

D1063C    Drosophila Wnt and STAT Define Apoptosis-Resistant Epithelial Cells for Tissue Regeneration after Irradiation. Shilpi Verghese.

D1064A    BAF phosphorylation regulates necrotic pyknosis. Lin Hou.

D1065B    Signaling and mechanisms regulating Germ Cell Death (GCD), an alternative cell death pathway in drosophila. Keren Yacobi-Sharon.

D1066C    Survival of proliferative, radio-resistant polyploid cells in Drosophila requires FANCD2. Heidi Bretscher.

D1067A    Tousled-like kinase regulates G2/M transition through Tak1 to activate p38a MAPK. Gwo-Jen Liaw.

D1068B    Rescue from Ring Chromosome Dominant Lethality by Mutations in lok (Chk2) and p53. HO-CHEN LIN.

D1069C    DNA replication proteins: two mutations better than one? Christopher Knuckles.

D1070A    A Y chromosome variant mediates sex ratio of surviving Blm null embryos. Abbie Olson.

D1071B    Aging impairs double-strand break repair by homologous recombination in Drosophila. Henry Ertl.

D1072C    Determining the role of a novel protein, Ankle1, in a resolvase complex of Drosophila melanogaster. Michaelyn Hartmann.

D1073A    Does remodeling of the Myb-MuvB transcriptome promote the switch from mitotic cycles to endocycles? Michael Rotelli.

D1074B    Hippo signaling regulates tissue regeneration from a quiescent cell population. Joy Meserve.

D1075C    miRNA regulation of dacapo expression in the Drosophila embryo. James Petley.

D1076A    Modulation of CRL4Cdt2 activity in the syncytial embryo. Julia Speciale.

D1077B    Identifying regulators of meiotic entry in male Drosophila melanogaster. John Tomkiel.

Cell Division and Growth Control

D1078C    Epithelial tricellular junctions act as interphase cell shape sensors to orient mitosis. Floris Bosveld.

D1079A    A new toolbox for the fly Sciara - a new/old model system that disobeys the rules for chromosome movement on spindles. Susan Gerbi.

D1080B    Cell size regulation in Drosophila sensory organ precursor asymmetric cell divisions. Nitya Ramkumar.

D1081C    Characterizing the Role of Rough Deal (Rod) Protein in Drosophila Male Meiosis. Qiutao He.

D1082A    Cohesion without cohesin in Drosophila meiosis. Avik Mukherjee.

D1083B    The role of the endoplasmic reticulum during asymmetric cell division in Drosophila melanogaster. Sarah Beyeler.

D1084C    To get more for less: Thermodynamic versus active mechanisms of the nucleolus assembly. Hanieh Falahati.

D1085A    SIRS is a spindle-independent mechanism of chromosome separation in mitotic polytene tissues. Ben Stormo.

D1086B    ER-associated membrane contribution to cellularization furrows in D. melanogaster embryo morphogenesis. Elliott Holt.

D1087C    A cell cycle-regulated ArfGAP-Arf1 pathway for Golgi organization and cleavage furrow biosynthesis. Francisco Rodrigues.

D1088A    Anillin and Citron Kinase, Sticky, collaborate during the contractile ring-to-midbody ring transition. Denise Wernike.

D1089B    Mechanotransduction mechanisms in compensatory cellular hypertrophy. Kenta Morimoto.

D1090C    A screen using FijiWings reveals the E3 Ubiquitin Ligase Neuralized as a novel Tribbles target. Anna Shipman.

D1091A    Crosstalk between mitochondrial fusion and the Hippo pathway in controlling cell proliferation during Drosophila development. Qiannan Deng.

D1092B    Yorkie activates transcription by recruiting the histone deacetylase HDAC1 and promoting histone deacetylation. Wanzhong Ge.

D1093C    Role of Tctp interaction with a septate junction protein Coracle in imaginal disc development. Sungryeong Lee.

D1094A    A matter of growth and death: An unexpected output of the Hippo Network in the D. melanogaster trachea. Saoirse McSharry.

D1095B    Kibra and Merlin orchestrates activation of Hippo pathway core kinases cassette independent of Expanded in vivo. Ting Su.

D1096C    Characterization of rio (CG11340) as a regulator of tissue-specific growth in the larval trachea of Drosophila. Robert Ward.

D1097A    Genetic manipulations of EGF ligands in motor neurons affect myoblast proliferation and muscle patterning in Drosophila. Darren Wong.

D1098B    Investigating the role of epithelial curvature in growth control. Lina ZHANG.

D1099C    Elucidating the role of various signaling pathways in lgl derived tumors in Drosophila egg chambers. Deeptiman Chatterjee.

D1100A    Pointed/ETS acts as a novel tumor suppressor that regulates Ras-mediated cellular senescence. Takao Ito.

D1101B    Myc regulates cytoophidium formation. Ji-Long Liu.

D1102C    A distinct tumor suppressor role of Snr1 from the SWI/SNF complex in Drosophila imaginal tissues. Gengqiang Xie.

D1103A    Oncogenic properties of Troponin-I. Sergio Casas-Tinto.

D1104B    A shared loser molecular signature identifies stress signaling pathways common to loser cells, which play distinct roles in cell competition. Michael Dinan.

D1105C    Dissecting a common principle underlying cell competition and wound healing. Chiaki Iida.

D1106A    Functional analysis of the Ribosome protein mutant in cell competition. Zhejun Ji.

D1107B    RpS12 role in cell competition. Marianthi Kiparaki.

D1108C    Epithelial Slit-Robo signaling regulates tumor-suppressive cell competition. John Vaughen.

D1109A    The ligand Sas and its receptor PTP10D drive tumor-suppressive cell competition. Masatoshi Yamamoto.

D1110B    The subcellular distribution of Tribbles is linked to the regulation of growth and patterning by insulin and BMP signaling pathways. Leonard Dobens.

D1111C    Prominin-like, a homology of mammalian CD133, regulates body size by affecting dilps and inhibiting TOR pathway in Drosophila. Huimei Zheng.

D1112A    Acinus Links Autophagy and Hippo Signaling. Lauren Tyra.

Physiology, Organismal Growth & Aging

D1113B    The interaction of social environment with genetic background, expression of Extra-Cellular Superoxide Dismutase and oxidative stress in Drosophila melanogaster. Joel Parker.

D1114C    Hypoxia inhibits insulin signaling and regulates lipid metabolism in Drosophila melanogaster larvae through CDK8-dependent inhibition of the Gbb pathway. zhouyang Shen.

D1115A    Assessing the Role of Drosophila melanogaster HP1B Protein in Aging. Andrew Thomas.

D1116B    Fs(1)h is required in fat body for normal lifespan, metabolism, and immune function in Drosophila. Jessica Sharrock.

D1117C    The microbiota affects ADH protein level and influences alcohol sensitivity in Drosophila. Malachi Blundon.

D1118A    A temperature-dependent shift in dietary preference alters the viable temperature range of Drosophila. Marko Brankatschk.

D1119B    A genetic screen for novel neuronal genes regulating lifespan extension in Drosophila melanogaster. Tzu-Yuan Chen.

D1120C    Functional characterization of multiple promoter alleles of the bellwether gene in Drosophila melanogaster. Julia Frankenberg Garcia.

D1121A    Endogenous L-2-hydroxyglutarate synthesis coordinates aerobic glycolysis with epigenetic modifications in Drosophila. Alexander Hurlburt.

D1122B    Hemocytes regulate responses to nutrition via the Jak/STAT pathway. Katrin Kierdorf.

D1123C    The regulation of lipid storage by sex determination genes in Drosophila. Cezary Mikoluk.

D1124A    Lipolytic effects on insulin signaling in the Drosophila larval fat body. Emily Scott.

D1125B    Studies of the Drosophila Lactate Dehydrogenase gene reveal compensatory metabolic networks that support larval development. Jason Tennessen.

D1126C    The GATOR1 function in Drosophila development. Youheng Wei.

D1127A    The contribution of host genetic variants to microbiota-mediated juvenile growth. Dali Ma.

D1128B    Genetic mapping and molecular characterization of the genes lysine and red cell. Samantha St. Clair.

D1129C    Investigating the role of dietary iron on reactive oxygen species levels in Drosophila. Rebecca Vaders.

D1130A    The Drosophila Estrogen-Related Receptor acts as a nutrient sensor to coordinate larval growth with nutrient availability. Maria Sterrett.

D1131B    reaper expression in the wing imaginal disc causes non-autonomous larval growth inhibition. Cristina D'Ancona.

D1132C    Drosophila Adipokinetic hormone regulates food intake, metabolic rate, and expression of neuropeptide genes with metabolic functions. Martina Gáliková.

D1133A    The Membrane Attack Complex / Perforin-like protein Torso-like regulates Drosophila growth and developmental timing. Michelle Henstridge.

D1134B    Relationship between Heme Biosynthesis and Ecdysone Production during Drosophila Larval Development. Nhan Huynh.

D1135C    Identifying new growth regulatory receptors in Drosophila melanogaster. Melissa Saligari.

D1136A    The influence of the RU486 steroid on Drosophila feeding and lifespan. Erin Keebaugh.

D1137B    Analysis of the effects of acetyl-para-aminophenol on Drosophila melanogaster development. Terry Blaszczak.

D1138C    BLM and WRNexo protect against aging and tumorigenesis in Drosophila. Elyse Bolterstein.

D1139A    The Interaction of Wolbachia and Oxidative Stress with Genetic Background in Drosophila Melanogaster. Florian Capobianco.

D1140B    Oxidative insult induces clock-dependent, rhythmic expression of stress-related genes in Drosophila. Eileen Chow.

D1141C    The fluted1 (fl1) mutation is a deletion in the CG5873/cysu gene and is required for wing integrity. Eric Spana.

D1142A    Alternative splicing and isoform expression in the honeybee flight muscles. Agnes Ayme-Southgate.

D1143B    Cellular senescence and oxidative stress are aging mechanisms that depend on genetic background. Presila Bejo.

D1144C    Epigenetic Regulation of Aging in Drosophila melanogaster . Qichuan Chen.

D1145A    Histone deacetylases affect aging-related muscle fiber loss.. Erik Gerberich.

D1146B    The Role of Activin Signaling in Drosophila Cardiac Aging. Ping Kang.

D1147C    Regulation of dense-core granule replenishment by autocrine BMP signalling in Drosophila secondary cells. Siamak Redhai.

D1148A    Male proteins mediate the binding of sex peptide binding to sperm to prolong post-mating responses in D. melanogaster females. Akanksha Singh.

D1149B    Exploring chronic drug delivery regimes for aging studies in Drosophila. Hannah Stratton.

D1150C    Sestrin, a novel target in the mTOR pathway that mediates benefits of exercise. Alyson Sujkowski.

D1151A    Lateral Abdominal Muscles as a model for studying muscle atrophy in Drosophila . Natasya Tamba.

D1152B    Mondo/dChREBP functions in the Drosophila intestine to regulate nutrient storage. Niahz Wince.

D1153C    Kruppel homolog 1 represses dFOXO transcriptional activity and lipolysis. Hua Bai.

D1154A    Transcriptional co-regulation of lipid metabolism by Drosophila dFOXO and Kruppel homolog 1. Kai Chang.

D1155B    Loss of rab27 in the αβ pioneer neurons of the mushroom body extends lifespan by deactivating TOR signaling in Drosophila. Wen-Yu Lien.

D1156C    Activin-Beta/TGF-Beta signaling in skeletal muscle controls insulin signaling, metabolism and final body size. Lindsay Moss-Taylor.

D1157A    Toll signaling acts through the transcription factor Dif to block DILP-dependent growth in the Drosophila fat body. Nigel Muhammad.

D1158B    Neprilysins control insulin signaling via cleavage of regulatory peptides. Ronja Schiemann.

D1159C    Localized epigenetic silencing of a damage-activated WNT enhancer limits regeneration in maturing Drosophila imaginal discs. Robin Harris.

D1160A    Establishing a model of BM damage and analyzing its repair. Angela Howard.

D1161B    Systemic influences of methionine metabolism in fat body for Drosophila imaginal disc repair. Soshiro Kashio.

D1162C    The Loss of Regenerative Potential in the Aging Drosophila Germline Stem Cell. Rebecca Kreipke.

D1163A    Spatiotemporal regulation of cell fusion by JNK and JAK/STAT signaling during Drosophila wound healing. Ji-Hyun Lee.

D1164B    Effects of exercise and heat shock on lifespan and health span of Aβ1-42 Drosophila melanogaster. Samhan Alsolami.

D1165C    Characterization of fried/HEATR2 expression and phenotypes. Margaret Fisher.

D1166A    The influence of diet and mtDNA genotype on sexual conflict in Drosophila melanogaster. Wen Chyuan Aw.

D1167B    Intestinal microbes shorten the host lifespan through increased intestinal permeability in Drosophila melanogaster. Hye-Yeon Lee.

D1168C    Growing faster or growing too fast? Effects of Lactobacillus plantarum on Drosophila fitness. Mélisandre Téfit.

D1169A    A Molecular Genetic Analysis of the role of Carbonic Anhydrases in Tracheal Development of Drosophila melanogaster. Grace Jean.

D1170B    Jak/Stat functions in reproductive aging. Michelle Giedt.

D1171C   Unused program number

D1172A    Patterns of Transposable Element Expression in Heads During Drosophila Aging. Gregory Reeves.

Gametogenesis & Organogenesis

D1173B    Atypical Paternal Centrioles are Essential for Progeny Embryogenesis. Tomer Avidor-Reiss.

D1174C    The multifunctional transcription factor Suppressor of Hairy-wing is required in spermatogenesis. Tingting Duan.

D1175A    Assessment of age-dependent effects on sperm quality and male fertility in Drosophila melanogaster. Heba Elwa.

D1176B    Roles for tissue-specific ATP synthase subunits in mitochondrial shaping and ATP synthase dimerization in Drosophila. Karen Hales.

D1177C    Importin α1 is required for maintaining germline stem cells in Drosophila melanogaster testes. Gary Hime.

D1178A    Functional characterization of a gene family essential for Drosophila spermatogenesis. Benjamin Nicholson.

D1179B    Analyzing the role of the aghino gene in protein and vesicular trafficking during acrosome biogenesis in Drosophila melanogaster. Irene Paz.

D1180C    Functional consequences of a selfish X-chromosome in Drosophila neotestacea. Kathleen Pieper.

D1181A    3’UTR regulation may be involved in germ cell differentiation in drosophila. Lingjuan Shan.

D1182B    Which parent is damaged? Can Progeny show consequences? Estefania Arroyo.

D1183C    Spargel/dPGC-1 is involved in Insulin-TOR signaling, nutrient sensing and Oogenesis. MOHAMMAD BASAR.

D1184A    Characterizing highly conserved genes of unknown function in the Drosophila female germline. Varsha Bhargava.

D1185B    Proteomic analysis of CTP synthase filaments in Drosophila. Archan Chakraborty.

D1186C    Polar cells are required for formation of a functional micropyle. Michelle Giedt.

D1187A    Analysis of CASK gene expression and function in Drosophila oogenesis. Taylor Hoffman.

D1188B    The relationship between egg size and terminal filaments in Drosophila melanogaster lines selected for divergent egg size. Deeksha Mohan.

D1189C    Germline regulation of Sex lethal in Drosophila melanogaster. Raghav Goyal.

D1190A    The novel Tudor-domain protein TDRD5P regulates male germline sexual identity. Caitlin Pozmanter.

D1191B    Male-specific development of the gonad stem cell niche regulated by doublesex and fruitless. Hong Zhou.

D1192C   Unused program number

D1193A    Identification and Characterization of Novel Genes in the Drosophila Heart. TyAnna Lovato.

D1194B    Altering expression of JAK/STAT pathway components in air sac primordia of Drosophila melanogaster. Nathan Powers.

D1195C    GATAe regulates intestinal stem cell maintenance and differentiation in Drosophila adult midgut. Takashi Adachi-Yamada.

D1196A    A functional genomics approach to identify targets of Forkhead domain transcription factors involved in cardiogenesis. Shaad Ahmad.

D1197B    The Forkhead transcription factors CHES-1-like and Jumu mediate correct positioning of cardiac cells. Shaad Ahmad.

D1198C    Improving the molecular toolkit to study muscle differentiation. Emily Czajkowski.

D1199A    Examining the role of Elongin B in Drosophila muscle development. Krista Dobi.

D1200B    Mechanisms Regulating Gonad Development and Function. Jennifer Jemc.

D1201C    Variable Effects of eRpL22 Family Paralogue Depletion on Eye Development in Drosophila melanogaster. Brett Gershman.

D1202A    Organ-Specific Transcriptional Co-regulation of Growth and Form in the Drosophila Embryo. Rajprasad Loganathan.

D1203B    The molecular process of epidermal cuticle formation in Drosophila larvae. Yanina-Yasmin Pesch.

D1204C    Regulation of Air Sac Primordium Development by a Cathepsin-L in Drosophila melanogaster. Christopher Fields.

D1205A    Novel growth factors regulate tube morphogenesis in the Drosophila ovary. Sandra Zimmerman.

D1206B    Dissecting the mechanism of calcium wave during Drosophila egg activation. Qinan Hu.

D1207C    Identifying protease targets of the Drosophila serine protease inhibitor Serpin42Da. Jade Kannangara.

D1208A    Differentiate or die: the role of Dm ime4 in embryogenesis and gametogenesis. Cintia Hongay.

D1209B    An Lmx1 homolog is required for Drosophila ovary support structure development. Andrew Allbee.

D1210C    Controlling reproduction through microRNAs: lessons Drosophila might have taught mammals. Javier Arturo Sanchez-Lopez.

Stem Cells

D1211A    Investigating the role of intracellular pH in epithelial stem cell differentiation. Marimar Benitez.

D1212B    The Control of Germline Sexual Identity in Drosophila melanogaster. Pradeep Bhaskar.

D1213C    Inhibition of the RTK PVR in the hub cells of the Drosophila testis stem cell niche. Nhi Bui.

D1214A    Hrb27C functionally interacts with ecdysone signaling to maintain the Drosophila female germline stem cell fate. Danielle Finger.

D1215B    Investigating the role of neuropeptides in Drosophila ovary. Tianlu Ma.

D1216C    Cellular mechanisms underlying asymmetric sister chromatid segregation during asymmetric division of Drosophila male germline stem cell. Rajesh Ranjan.

D1217A    HES overexpression causes neuroblast hyperplasia by repressing differentiation factors. Srivathsa Magadi.

D1218B    Eyeless regulates nutrient-insensitive neuroblast proliferation in the central brain. Conor Sipe.

D1219C    Transcriptional regulation of Drosophila intestinal stem cells. David Doupé.

D1220A    Groucho controls proliferation and differentiation of Drosophila intestinal stem cells by regulating transcriptional output of multiple signaling pathways. Xingting Guo.

D1221B    Sox21a is a critical regulator of adult stem cell proliferation in the Drosophila intestine. Fanju Meng.

D1222C    The transcription factor Hindsight promotes enterocyte differentiation and is required for the specification of adult intestinal stem cells during the larval/pupal transition. Bruce Reed.

D1223A    Zfh2, a conserved Drosophila melanogaster transcription factor involved in intestinal stem cell homeostasis. Sebastian Rojas Villa.

D1224B    Injury-stimulated and self-restrained BMP signaling dynamically regulates stem cell pool size during Drosophila midgut regeneration. Ai-Guo Tian.

D1225C    Metabolic role of GABA in the blood progenitors. Minkyu Shin.

D1226A    Regulation of niche cell plasticity in the Drosophila testis. Leah Greenspan.

D1227B    The Role of PVR in Drosophila Testis Stem Cells. Nastaran SoleimaniBarzi.

D1228C    Reactivation of Quiescent Neuroblasts Requires Activation of PI3-kinase Signaling in Cortex Glia. Xin Yuan.

D1229A    Destruction of E2f1 is dispensable for stem cell proliferation. Taylor Hinnant.

D1230B    Investigating Histone Inheritance Patterns at Specific Genomic Loci. Elizabeth Kahney.

D1231C    Coordinating DNA Replication Initiation to Asymmetrically Segregate Histones H3 in the Drosophila Germline. Jonathan Snedeker.

D1232A    Histone H3 Threonine Phosphorylation Regulates Asymmetric Histone Inheritance in the Drosophila Male Germline. Jing Xie.

D1233B    Developmental Toxicity Testing of Cigarette Smoke and E-Cigarette Vapor Using Drosophila melanogaster Primary Embryonic Stem Cell Cultures. Teresa Ubina.

D1234C    Polyploidy Associated Hypertrophy: An Alternative to Mitotic Organ Regeneration. Erez Cohen.

D1235A    Chinmo is necessary and sufficient to maintain male fate in somatic cells of the adult Drosophila gonads. Miriam Akeju.

Immunity and Pathogenesis

D1236B    Apoptosis in Drosophila hemocytes lead to nitric oxide mediated pro-inflammatory shift in the immune system and developmental function. Md. Badrul Arefin.

D1237C    JAK/STAT Signaling in Drosophila Muscles Controls the Cellular Immune Response Against Parasitoid infection. Hairu Yang.

D1238A    E3 ubiquitin ligase Sherpa mediates Toll innate immune signaling in Drosophila. Takayuki Kuraishi.

D1239B    Seasonal change in Drosophila melanogaster innate immunity. Emily Behrman.

D1240C    Zfh2 is an in vivo mediator of hypercapnic immune suppression. JAMES KWON.

D1241A    Microbiota-dependent priming of antiviral intestinal immunity in Drosophila. Christine Sansone.

D1242B    Translational regulation by Thor drives the innate immune response. Deepika Vasudevan.

D1243C    The identification and characterization of immune responsive enhancers. Zeba Wunderlich.

D1244A    Insect-Metarhizium interactions. Hsiao-Ling Lu.

D1245B    Investigating the mechanism of declines in male fitness due to chronic infection in Drosophila melanogaster. Katherine Nichols.

D1246C    Functional analysis of Drosophila mucins during development. Zulfeqhar Syed.

Neural Development

D1247A    The C-terminal domain of Abelson tyrosine kinase recruits it to axons. Han Cheong.

D1248B    Structural and Functional Analysis of Dunc-115 Using CRISPR. Christopher Roblodowski.

D1249C    The conserved microtubule-associated protein Mini Spindles regulates dendrite branching and self-avoidance in Drosophila class IV dendritic arborization neurons. Mala Misra.

D1250A    Drosophila tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinases regulates synaptic development through trans-synaptic signaling. Jarrod Shilts.

D1251B    Tenectin recruits integrin at synaptic terminals and stabilizes bouton architecture at the Drosophila neuromuscular junction. Qi Wang.

D1252C    Notch-mediated lateral inhibition regulates proneural wave propagation when combined with EGF-mediated reaction diffusion. Makoto Sato.

D1253A    Wnt signaling specifies progenitor zone identity in the Drosophila visual center. Olena Trush.

D1254B    The large and small SPEN family proteins stimulate axon outgrowth during neurosecretory cell remodeling in Drosophila. Tingting Gu.

D1255C    Replacement of the glial architecture in Drosophila central brain during metamorphosis. Takeshi Awasaki.

D1256A    Regulation of Neuron-Glia Interactions in the Developing Eye. Victoria Hans.

D1257B    Identification of a Novel Regulator of Glial Development . Diana Luong.

D1258C    Glial cell remodeling during peripheral nerve reorganization in Drosophila. Aswati Subramanian.

D1259A    Border formation between medulla and lobula-complex in the optic lobe. Chuyan Liu.

D1260B    Dynamic requirement for Polycomb group genes in neuroepithelial stem cell proliferation and differentiation in the Drosophila optic lobe. Hong Luo.

D1261C    Investigating the role of Sox Neuro in the development of adult nervous system. Shweta Singh.

D1262A    New insights into Gene Regulatory Network evolution: Neofunctionalization of the Drosophila midline CNS gene regulatory network in the Zika vector mosquito Aedes aegypti . Kushal Suryamohan.

D1263B    Identification of developmental determinants of olfactory sensory neuron identity and connectivity. Phing Chian Chai.

D1264C    The functional impact of Synaptojanin phosphorylation by the Minibrain kinase during synaptic vesicle recycling in Drosophila. Karen Chang.

Neurophysiology & Behavior

D1265A    Drosophila SLC22A transporter is a memory suppressor gene that influences cholinergic neurotransmission to the mushroom bodies. YUNCHAO GAI.

D1266B    Mutations in the Vesicular Acetylcholine Transporter Cause Impaired Locomotion in Drosophila. Andrew Blake.

D1267C    Activation of octopaminergic neurons innervating the oviduct. Sonali Deshpande.

D1268A    Identification of novel genes that regulate dopamine dynamics through forward genetic screens in Drosophila. Shinya Yamamoto.

D1269B    Receptor-based Mapping Reveals the Architecture of a Neural Circuit that Governs a Behavioral Sequence in Drosophila. Feici Diao.

D1270C    Decision-making neurons direct downstream signaling based on input specificity in male Drosophila melanogaster. Justine Schweizer.

D1271A    Postsynaptic function of DEG/ENaC PPK29 at the Drosophila Larval NMJ. Alexis Hill.

D1272B    Neuronal insulin signaling negatively regulates synaptic vesicle exocytosis via a FOXO-dependent mechanism. Rebekah Mahoney.

D1273C    Sleep facilitates memory by blocking dopamine neuron mediated forgetting. Jacob Berry.

D1274A    Dopamine-mediated plasticity across the mushroom body. Tamara Boto.

D1275B    Scabrous mediates acute ethanol response in the Drosophila brain through the Notch pathway. Michael Feyder.

D1276C    Effect of sound as context on appetitive and aversive conditioning in Drosophila. Frances Hannan.

D1277A    From image to behavior: use of MiMICs to identify a novel protein kinase required for memory formation . Pei-Tseng Lee.

D1278B    Differences in the cyclic-AMP-induced plasticity of the odor responses among the Kenyon cell subpopulations: a single-cell imaging study. Thierry Louis.

D1279C    Effect of the spontaneous mutation agnX1 in limk1 gene on formation of medium-term memory in Drosophila melanogaster. Ekaterina Nikitina.

D1280A    The role of octopamine beta-like adrenergic receptor Octβ1R in olfactory learning and memory. John Martin Gabriel Sabandal.

D1281B    A Circuit Screen for Song Production Neurons in Drosophila melanogaster. Alexandria Hammons.

D1282C    Selection for starvation resistance impairs copulation and provides a context-dependent courtship advantage. Pavel Masek.

D1283A    Postmating gene expression in the parovaria (female accessory reproductive glands) of Drosophila melanogaster . Caitlin McDonough.

D1284B    Sex differences in the translatome of Drosophila melanogaster fru P1- expressing neurons. Nicole Newell.

D1285C    Comparison of mate choice in Drosophila melanogaster exposed to a mutagen. Yaneli Trujillo Varela.

D1286A    A Novel Gene Controlling the Timing of Courtship Initiation in Drosophila melanogaster. Sadaf Zaki.

D1287B    Disruption of circadian rhythm through misexpression of a frontotemporal dementia-associated mutation in circadian pacemaker neurons in Drosophila. Syed Ahmad.

D1288C    A large-scale forward genetic screen to understand the role of glia in locomotion, arousal, and sleep. Vakil Ahmad.

D1289A    Circadian master regulator CLOCK in the central complex of Drosophila mediates sexual development. Vinodh ILANGOVAN.

D1290B    Courtship, sleep and circadian rhythm of Drosophila melanogaster are greatly impacted by loss of the Dα1 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunit. Hang Luong.

D1291C    A wing damage screen identifies novel genes affecting Drosophila aggression. Shaun Davis.

D1292A    Male aggression requires the function of both octopamine and glutamate in dual neurotransmitting neurons. Hannah Morgan.

D1293B    Molybdenum cofactor synthase 1 (Mocs1) regulates aggressive behavior in Drosophila melanogaster. Mahmoudreza Ramin.

D1294C    Analysis of pruritogen induced grooming behavior in Drosophila melanogaster. Ciny John.

D1295A    Regulation of meal size by sucrose and sweet taste. Margaux Ehrlich.

D1296B    Ir76b conductance is gated by other Ir proteins to mediate amino acid taste. Anindya Ganguly.

D1297C    Contribution of altered feeding to caffeine-mediated sleep suppression. Chenchen Su.

D1298A    Evidence of pleiotropic effects in some mutants of Drosophila melanogaster. Tania Alonso Vásquez.

D1299B    An optogenetic and quantitative dissection of descending neuron control of behavioral in Drosophila. Jessica Cande.

D1300C    Sensing, processing, and response to heating and cooling in the Drosophila larva. Mason Klein.

D1301A    D. melanogaster flies that survive environmental insults modify some crucial behaviors for later survival. Karla Martínez-Ledezma.

D1302B    Gut bacterial modulation of locomotion in Drosophila melanogaster. Catherine Schretter.

D1303C    Ion pumps in the generation of scolopidial receptor lymph. Daniel Eberl.

D1304A    Subfunctionalization and Neofunctionalization of Drosophila Odorant Binding Proteins. Joel Johnstun.

D1305B    Metabolite exchange within the microbiome influences Drosophila behavior. Caleb Fischer.

D1306C    ORN activity patterns in Drosophila larvae elicited by ecologically relevant odorants. Riley Kellermeyer.

D1307A    Receptor Basis of Serotonergic Modulation in an Olfactory Circuit. Tyler Sizemore.

D1308B    Mapping Chromatic Visual Pathways in Drosophila. Tzu-Yang Lin.

D1309C    Virtual Fly Brain 2.0 - The data integration hub for Drosophila neurobiology. David Osumi-Sutherland.

D1310A    Mechanism underlying inhibitory control. Erick Saldes.

D1311B    RNA-processing genes control sensory neuron function in Drosophila melanogaster. Amber Dyson.

D1312C    Cellular and molecular dissection of noxious cold nociception in Drosophila. Atit Patel.

Drosophila Models of Human Diseases

D1313A    Extreme Quantitative Trait Locus Mapping for Ethanol Consumption in Drosophila melanogaster. Sophia Fochler.

D1314B    Dynamics of ethanol preference in Drosophila. Annie Park.

D1315C    Aged Parents Have Less Social Offspring. Dova Brenman.

D1316A    Elevation of Dube3a in glia, but not neurons, produces synaptic changes and susceptibility to seizure. Kevin Hope.

D1317B    Social Isolation Induced Depressive Like Behavior in Drosophila Melanogaster. Di Hu.

D1318C    Identifying new modulators of blood cell development using Drosophila as a low complexity model of human myeloproliferative neoplasms. Alessandro Bailetti.

D1319A    Genetic analysis of invasive pathways engaged by the EcR-coactivator protein Taiman. Phil Byun.

D1320B    Understanding the mechanism of RIOK2 function in Glioblastoma. Alexander Chen.

D1321C    An RNAi-mediated genetic screen identifies genes that promote tumour progression in a living epithelium. Zoe Cornhill.

D1322A    Genetic and mathematical dissection of tumor heterogeneity that triggers cancer progression. Masato Enomoto.

D1323B    Modeling the effects of the Helicobacter pylori virulence protein CagA on induced pathogenesis in Drosophila. Tiffani Jones.

D1324C    Novel inhibitor of cdk5 signaling axis suppresses self-renewal properties of glioblastoma stem cells and induces apoptosis. Subhas Mukherjee.

D1325A    Investigating novel roles for HELQ and BLM helicases in Drosophila melanogaster. Barbara Sands-Marcinkowski.

D1326B    A novel genetic screen in Drosophila designed to discover secreted factors that drive glioblastoma initiation and progression. Nilang Shah.

D1327C    Investigating the role of inflammatory cytokines on tumor progression and metastasis in a Drosophila cancer model. KIRTI SNIGDHA.

D1328A    Development of new colon cancer models in Drosophila by a targeted genetic screen of cancer pathways. Nicholette Underwood.

D1329B    Hipk promotes tumorigenesis through JAK/STAT signaling. Esther Verheyen.

D1330C    A Wingless dependent Jun kinase-Yorkie signal amplification loop promotes tumor growth in Drosophila epithelial tumor models. Indrayani Waghmare.

D1331A    Diet rescues lethality in a model of a human deglycosylation disorder. Clement Chow.

D1332B    Neuronal Nhe3 (Solute Carrier Family 9, Subfamily A) depletion causes neurodevelopmental and behavioral defects in Drosophila. Monique van der Voet.

D1333C    Functional screen of autism candidate genes using Drosophila studies in vivo. Michael Wangler.

D1334A    Genome-wide association study to examine insulin resistance in a Drosophila model. Kate Slater.

D1335B    Enteroendocrine cell-derived Act-β enhances AKH action and contributes to hyperglycemia under a high sugar diet. Wei Song.

D1336C    The Spen family of RNA-binding proteins coordinate energy balance in the fatbody. Tania Reis.

D1337A    Cardiomyocyte regulation of systemic lipid metabolism by the apoB-containing lipoproteins in Drosophila. Hui-Ying Lim.

D1338B    Investigating Mitochondrial Respiratory Chain Disorders(MRCD) in Drosophila. Kohei Ohnuma.

D1339C    Untargeted metabolomics elucidates the role of diet and triglyceride storage in Drosophila melanogaster larvae. Vishal Oza.

D1340A    The power of food: how diet during development programs adult lifespan. Irina Stefana.

D1341B    Investigating the effect of acute injury on gene expression in the embryonic Drosophila nerve cord. Shijo Benjamin.

D1342C    Actin isoforms in Drosophila muscle function. Tracy Dohn.

D1343A    Developmental causes of Nemaline Myopathies. Aaron Johnson.

D1344B    Using Drosophila to uncover the molecular mechanisms underlying Pontocerebellar Hypoplasia. Vafa Bayat.

D1345C    Activation of lipophagy protects neurons from neurodegeneration caused by sphingolipid imbalance. Yu-Chin Chang.

D1346A    Knockdown of the Sleep and Circadian Rhythm-Regulating Protein Insomniac Exacerbates Decreased Longevity in a Drosophila model of Alzheimer’s Disease. Thomas Finn.

D1347B    Role of a soy protein Lunasin in Aβ42 mediated neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s Disease. Neil Glenn.

D1348C    Exploring the nature of mitochondrial fragmentation and loss in a Parkin loss-of-function Drosophila Model of Parkinson’s disease. Susana Gutierrez.

D1349A    The influence of misregulation of inositol trisphosphate receptor on a Drosophila model of MJD. David Hahn.

D1350B    Use of a Drosophila model of Alzheimer’s Disease to screen GPCR ligands for potential AD therapeutics. Katherine Innamorati.

D1351C    Gene interaction network in Drosophila reveals connections between Huntington’s disease and FTD/ALS. Kavitha Kannan.

D1352A    Role of Dpp signaling pathway in promoting survival of retinal neurons in Aβ42 mediated neurodegeneration. Jason Kleppel.

D1353B    Role of sarah/nebula in Aβ42-induced neurological impairments in Drosophila. Jang Ho Lee.

D1354C    The expression and role of Apolipoprotein D in Aβ42-induced Alzheimer's disease Drosophila model. Soojin Lee.

D1355A    Genetic variation and mechanisms of paraquat susceptibility in D. melanogaster. Pamela Lovejoy.

D1356B    Effects of altered expression of apoptotic and autophagic gene products in novel Drosophila models of Parkinson disease. PETER M'ANGALE.

D1357C    Polyglutamine tract expanded Androgen Receptor and SBMA: humans and flies. SHAZA MokHTAR.

D1358A    Investigate the Effects of Cyclopamine on Drosophila melanogaster Model of Alzheimer’s Disease. Phuong Nguyen.

D1359B    Altered metabolism in a TDP-43 model of ALS in Drosophila. Abigail O'Conner.

D1360C    Assaying tissue-specific functions of SMN using Drosophila models of Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Amanda Raimer.

D1361A    Role of steroid-responsive Ecdysone (Ecd) pathway in Aβ42-mediated neurodegeneration. Matthew Riccetti.

D1362B    Investigating the role of glycogen accumulation in neurodegeneration within brain. Attey Rostami.

D1363C    Understanding the role of Wingless (Wg) signaling pathway in Amyloid-beta 42 (Aβ42) mediated neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s Disease. Ankita Sarkar.

D1364A    A Drosophila model for neurodegeneration based on gain- and loss-of function of the Cdk5 activator, p35. Arvind Shukla.

D1365B    Illegally Parked: Investigating the role of Hip1 in a model of Parkinson Disease. Frankie Slade.

D1366C    Yorkie Regulates PolyQ Mediated Neurodegeneration in Drosophila melanogaster. Madhu Tapadia.

D1367A    Restoration of mitochondrial morphology rescues impaired axonal distribution caused by loss of Opa1 and Mitofusin in Drosophila melanogaster. Tatiana Trevisan.

D1368B    The influence of the altered regulation of histone acetyltransferase Tip60 on degeneration in a Drosophila model of Machado-Joseph Disease. Abigail Watterson.

D1369C    In vivo evidence for a moving HTT-Rab4 vesicle complex in Drosophila larval axons. Joseph White.

D1370A    Identification and Characterization of the ΔExon7 PINK1 Mutation Associated with Parkinson’s Disease in Drosophila and Mammalian Cells. Huan Yang.

D1371B    Exploring the molecular basis of the PCH-associated RNA Exosome phenotypes in Drosophila . Xue Yang.

D1372C    Translation Dysregulation in ALS. Stephen Yao.

D1373A    Rescue of neurotoxicity in a TDP-43-based Drosophila model of ALS by a 4-aminoquinoline analog. Benjamin Zaepfel.

D1374B    p97/VCP overexpression suppresses the mitochondrial defects in PINK1, parkin and parkin mul1 mutants. TING ZHANG.

D1375C    ER shaping protein REEP1 regulates neuronal lipid droplets in vivo. Nicoletta D'Elia.

D1376A    Analysis of glucose metabolism during pathogenesis of Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 1. Javier Diaz.

D1377B    Drosophila spastin regulates lipid droplets and lipid metabolism in vivo. Alessia Forgiarini.

D1378C    Uncovering cellular energetics at the neuromuscular junction in a Drosophila model of ALS. Ernesto Manzo.

D1379A    A Ketogenic Dietary Supplement Eliminates Seizure-Like Activity and Paralysis in the Bang-sensitive (BS) Paralytic Mutants. Miriam Nelson.

D1380B    Tissue specific overexpression of c-myc mitigates human poly(Q) induced neurodegeneration in Drosophila disease model. Kritika Raj.

D1381C    Defining the transcriptional defects of KDM5 mutations associated with Intellectual Disability. sumaira zamurrad.

D1382A    Use of Drosophila wing discs as a model to study the function of miRNAs in epithelial cell invasion. Chih-Hsuan Chang.

D1383B    Bicaudal C mutation causes myc and TOR pathway up-regulation and Polycystic Kidney Disease-like phenotypes. Chiara Gamberi.

D1384C    Short amyloid-β peptides attenuate amyloid-β42 toxcitiy in vivo. Brenda Moore.

D1385A    Drug discovery in Drosophila. Tamy Portillo Rodriguez.

D1386B    The anti-migration/anti-metastatic compound Dihydromotuporamine C signals through RhoI1 and the non-muscle myosin heavy chain and is antagonized by Rac1. Corey Seavey.

D1387C    Effects of Antimalarial Drugs on Motor and Behavioural Programs in Drosophila melanogaster. Ahmed Adedeji.

D1388A    A Drosophila Model of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy. Mingkuan Sun.

D1389B    Human Disease Model Reports in FlyBase. Sian Gramates.

D1390C    Genetic screen for Wnt signaling factors that regulate Drosophila nociception. Paul Freeman.

D1391A    The Effects of various heavy metals on Drosophila melanogaster third Instar Larvae Polytene Chromosomes. Osamah Batiha.

D1392B    Polyamines: simple molecule, complex transport system. David Brown.

D1393C    Flies and human disease: Resources at the Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center for human disease-related research. Annette Parks.

D1394A    Outfast, Outyield, Outlast: Modified foxo increases Drosophila survivorship during amino-acid starvation. Jennifer Slade.

Evolution & Quantitative Genetics

D1395B    Annotation of the Drosophila ficusphila Contig 53 on Chromosome 4 Using Comparative Genomics. Ahmad Al-Abduljabar.

D1396C    The use of comparative genomics in the evidence-based annotation of contig10 on the 3L chromosome of Drosophila elegans. Vivienne Beard.

D1397A    Annotation and transcription start site discovery on the dot chromosome of Drosophila ficusphila and Drosophila biarmipes. Rachel Boody.

D1398B    Messenger RNA-associated processes and their influence on exon-intron structure in Drosophila. Francesco Catania.

D1399C    De novo evolved genes are essential for spermatogenesis in D. melanogaster. Geoffrey Findlay.

D1400A    New genes play a key role in the reproductive fitness of Drosophila melanogaster. Andrea Gschwend.

D1401B    The recombination landscape of Drosphila virilis under hybrid dysgenesis. Lucas Hemmer.

D1402C    How does replication level contribute to genome size evolution in Drosophila species? Carl Hjelmen.

D1403A    A high frequency of transposable element tandems is a potential source of new satellite arrays. Michael McGurk.

D1404B    Rapid acquisition of novel immune system genes via duplication and de novo origination in dipterans. Timothy Sackton.

D1405C    ­­­­­­The Hawaiian Drosophila genome project: Transcriptomes. Haiwang Yang.

D1406A    The changing biodiversity of Alabama Drosophila: important impacts of climate variation, urbanization, and invasive species. Andrey Bombin.

D1407B    The molecular difference between grey and black genotypes collected in Plopsoru village. Gallia Butnaru.

D1408C    Male genotype-specific transcriptional responses to mating in female Drosophila melanogaster. Sofie Delbare.

D1409A    Functional networks of locally adapted reproductive proteins in two Drosophila populations. Craig Stanley.

D1410B    Conservation and evolution of maternal RNA deposition and early zygotic transcription in Drosophila . Joel Atallah.

D1411C    Insect Egg Evolution: Diversity of Size and Shape at the Single-Cell Stage. Sam Church.

D1412A    Functional analyses of the transposable element-derived genes DPLG1 and DPLG4 in Drosophila melanogaster. Diwash Jangam.

D1413B    Evolutionary cooperativity between mating position and rotation of male genitalia in Diptera. Inatomi Momoko.

D1414C    Step-by-step evolution of Bicoid's anterior patterning functions. Pinar Onal.

D1415A    Species-specific transcriptional variation underlying Drosophila olfactory system structure and development. Jia Pan.

D1416B    Butterfly color vision: stochastic patterning mechanisms and expanded sensory receptor diversity. Michael Perry.

D1417C    Next-Generation Approaches to Understanding Evolution of the Insect Germline. Honghu Quan.

D1418A    Changes in the regulation of doublesex led to the diversification of two novel traits. Gavin Rice.

D1419B    Effect of aging on the Responder satellite in Drosophila melanogaster. Linhe Xu.

D1420C    Sex-specific divergence for body size and desiccation-related traits in Drosophila hydei from the western Himalayas. Bhawna Kalra.

D1421A    Genomic regulation of limited lifespan and reproductive senescence in Drosophila melanogaster. Grace Parker.

D1422B    The TreadWheel: A novel apparatus to measure genetic variation in response to low impact exercise for Drosophila. Laura Reed.

D1423C    Drosophila Lifespan: Effects of RNA Interference (RNAi)-Suppression. Desiree Unselt.

D1424A    Dissecting the Genetics Basis of Learning, Memory, and Thermal Tolerance in a Multi-parental Population. Patricka Williams-Simon.

D1425B    Identification of QTLs for male courtship song using a high-resolution genetic map of Drosophila athabasca. Ryan Bracewell.

D1426C    Variable rescue of inviability in male hybrids of Drosophila melanogaster and the Drosophila simulans clade. Jacob Cooper.

D1427A    The genetic basis for mate choice evolution between sibling species. Deniz Erezyilmaz.

D1428B    Genetic basis of X-linked hybrid incompatibility betweenDrosophila melanogaster and D. simulans. Chau-Ti Ting.

D1429C    A comparative genomic approach reveals the rapid evolutionary changes in two putative accessory gland genes throughout the Sophophora subgenus. Matthew Johnson.

D1430A    Functional evolution of bag-of-marbles, the key switch for oogenesis in Drosophila melanogaster. Jaclyn Bubnell.

D1431B    The genetic basis of the energy budget in Drosophila melanogaster on different diets. Anna Perinchery.

D1432C    The genetic architecture of thermal plasticity in Drosophila melanogaster. Omid Saleh Ziabari.

D1433A    Sex differences in Drosophila somatic gene expression: variation and regulation by doublesex. Rita Graze.

D1434B    Genetics, development and plasticity of metabolic performance in Drosophila. Kristi Montooth.

D1435C    Parthenogenomics: Assembly, annotation, and analysis of the facultative parthenogenetic fruit fly, Drosophila mercatorum. Craig Stanley.

D1436A    Partial loss of function in the Drosophila melanogaster septin gene Sep5. Ryan O'Neill.

D1437B    The effects of insulin signaling on sexually dimorphic gene expression in head tissues. Tiffany Howard.

D1438C    How do polymorphic Y-chromosomes modulate genome-wide epigenetic states: analyses of a whole Y-chromosome dosage series. Bernardo Lemos.

Pattern Formation

D1439A    A Facilitated Diffusion Mechanism Establishes the Drosophila Dorsal Gradient. Gregory Reeves.

D1440B    Pax6 and the Polycomb group proteins promote eye formation by repressing alternate non-ocular fates. Jinjin Zhu.

D1441C    SoxNeuro and Shavenbaby act cooperatively to shape denticles in the embryonic epidermis. Nicholas Rizzo.

D1442A    eyeless Participates in the Establishment and Maintenance of the Retinal Dorsal/Ventral Axis. Luke Baker.

D1443B    Role of axial patterning genes in growth regulation during eye development. NEHA GOGIA.

D1444C    Defining the role of Glass, a zinc finger transcription factor, in eye development. Carolyn Morrison.

D1445A    Zinc finger transcription factors, Teashirt and Tiptop: Their role in promoting early eye-antennal disc development and maintaining segregated eye-antennal fates. Sneha Palliyil.

D1446B    Cytoneme-mediated cellular synapsis for Hh signaling. LAURA GONZÁLEZ-MÉNDEZ.

D1447C    Steep difference in Dpp signaling triggers JNK-dependent transcriptional activation of reaper. Hisashi Nojima.

D1448A    Trithorax Group proteins interact with Pax6 to specify proper organ number in the Drosophila eye-antennal disc. Alison Ordway.

D1449B    Computational analysis of spatiotemporally-patterned intercellular Ca2+ transients in the Drosophila wing imaginal disc. Pavel Brodskiy.

D1450C    Rab11, a multi talented determinant of morphogenesis in Drosophila. Jagat Roy.

D1451A    Macroglobulin complement-related is required for border cell migration and proper egg shape during Drosophila melanogaster oogenesis. Haifa Alhadyian.

Regulation of Gene Expression

D1452B    Unstable enhancer activity during early development of Drosophila. Sergio Casas-Tinto.

D1453C    The Drosophila melanogaster tfiia-s-2 gene encodes a male germline-expressed homolog of the small subunit of the TFIIA general transcription factor. Mark Hiller.

D1454A    Identification of transcriptional regulators and enhancer regions of the Alk locus in Drosophila. Patricia Mendoza-Garcia.

D1455B    Myb and Mip120: an oncogenic dyad that causes tumorigenesis in Drosophila 3rd instar larvae. Paul Vorster.

D1456C    Novel function of the class I bHLH protein Daughterless in postmitotic neurons. Edward Waddell.

D1457A    Germline silencing of pUASt depends on the piRNA pathway. Yi-Chun Huang.

D1458B    Transcriptome profile of abnormal testis reveals potential function for ceramidase in drosophila melanogaster. Minjing Zhang.

D1459C    In vitro characterization of Zelda zinc fingers – discovery of a new DNA binding activity. Nikolai Kirov.

D1460A    The circadian clock orchestrates de novo rhythmic expression of oxidative stress-response genes in aging Drosophila. Rachael Kuintzle.

D1461B    Two temporal functions of Glass: ommatidium pattarning and photoreceptor differentiation. Xulong Liang.

D1462C    Transcriptional regulation by Drosophila Suppressor of Hairy-wing: Investigating contributions of a newly discovered interacting protein HIPP1. Steve Glenn.

D1463A    Split-ends is required for Ecdysone production during Larva development. Sattar Soltani.

D1464B    Whole genome analysis of the transcriptional corepressor, Atrophin, reveals interactions with Trithorax-like and regulation of Dpp and Notch signaling. Kelvin Yeung.

D1465C    Characterization of a grainyhead neuroblast enhancer. Thomas Brody.

D1466A    Fiber-specific Troponin C isoform switching in Drosophila thoracic muscles. Maria Chechenova.

D1467B    The activity of the en imaginal disc enhancers is dependent on chromatin structure. Yuzhong Cheng.

D1468C    Concentration Dependent Activity of the Bicoid Transcriptional Activator. Colleen Hannon.

D1469A    Expression of reciprocal antagonists Mirr and Mid is regulated by localized input from EGFR, JAK/STAT, and Dpp signaling pathways. Scott De Vito.

D1470B    Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase expression in response to anoxic stress conditions in D. melanogaster. Evgeniya Rakitina.

D1471C    CLAMP: Sex Specific or Global Transcription Factor. William Jordan.

D1472A    An integrated causality-based regulatory network for Drosophila S2 cells. HANGNOH LEE.

D1473B    Competitive binding of transcription factors drives dominance in regulatory genetic pathways. Adam Porter.

D1474C    Patterns of gene expression variation in a natural population of Drosophila melanogaster provide evidence for GRN robustness through compensatory cis trans interactions. Justin Fear.

D1475A    A novel Smad/Su(H)-target enhancer drives hedgehog expression in a signaling hole of the posterior wing disc compartment. Timothy Fuqua.

D1476B    Strong interactions between copies of spineless drive interchromosomal communication independent of homologous chromosome pairing. Kayla Viets.

D1477C    The developmental effects of germline ablation contribute more strongly to somatic gene expression than the maternal effects of piRNA. Alexandra Erwin.

D1478A    Development and optimization of light-dependent switches for spatiotemporal control of gene expression. Lorena De Mena.

D1479B    Investigating Effects of TDP-43 on Metabolic Gene Expression in a Drosophila model of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Jordan Barrows.

Chromatin & Epigenetics

D1480C    Sex chromosome-wide transcriptional suppression and compensatory cis-regulatory evolution mediate gene expression in the Drosophila male germline. Emily Landeen.

D1481A    The insect specific Drosophila gene banshee (bshe; CG8878), a putative protein kinase, has an acid-rich region inserted within the catalytic domain. John Locke.

D1482B    Investigations into the action of the CHD1 remodeler on chromatin across a transcriptionally active gene in larval salivary glands. Jennifer Armstrong.

D1483C    Determining how chromatin structure impacts DNA replication and cell cycle progression. Robin Armstrong.

D1484A    Characterizing the role of HP1 proteins in aging. Tandy Dolin Petrov.

D1485B    An RNA Topoisomerase Complex Interacts with RNAi Machinery to Promote Heterochromatin Formation and Transcriptional Gene-silencing. Seung Kyu Lee.

D1486C    Comparative Genomics Analysis of Drosophila ficusphila heterochromatic chromosome 4 contig 5. David Schiller.

D1487A    Investigating the molecular basis of dominant male sterility associated with X-autosome translocations in D. melanogaster using RNA-seq and cytological analyses. Jasmine Wong.

D1488B    Rapidly Evolving Stonewall maintains Germline Stem Cells and regulates Transposons. Daniel Zinshteyn.

D1489C    Characterization of essential domains in the BEAF-32B insulator protein. Satya Prakash Avva.

D1490A    Boundary elements-anchored chromatin loops may facilitate genome rearrangement. Zhibo Ma.

D1491B    Characterization of the SCS' insulator. Mukesh Maharjan.

D1492C    The Dm-Myb oncoprotein coordinates higher-order chromatin structure to potentiate expression of target genes as well as stabilize facultative heterochromatin. Juan Santana.

D1493A    Don't Steer Me Wrong: Rustling for Connections Between BEAF Insulator Protein, PBAP Chromatin Remodeler and Gene Expression. Jamie Wood.

D1494B    Analysis of Sex combs reduced HOX gene cis-regulatory elements. Monica Cooper.

D1495C    Maintenance of tissue pluripotency by epigenetic factors. Der-Hwa Huang.

D1496A    A genetic screen for Polycomb group mutants. James Kennison.

D1497B    The chromatin remodeling protein Kismet regulates synaptic pruning by controlling steroid hormone receptor expression. Nina Latcheva.

D1498C    The recognition of target gene transcriptional state by epigenetic regulators and establishment of Polycomb-group-mediated repression. Piao Ye.

D1499A    Stuxnet Facilitates the Degradation of Polycomb Protein during Development. Alan Zhu.

D1500B    Mechanisms of epigenetic gene regulation by the Drosophila COMPASS-like complex. Claudia Zraly.

D1501C    The RNA paradox: can small RNA increase gene expression? Nikita Deshpande.

D1502A    Exploring the chromatin regulation of an inner nuclear membrane Speg (CG9723). Chikin Kuok.

D1503B    Regulation of metazoan DNA replication fork progression, stability and composition. Jared Nordman.

D1504C    Evaluation of genes required for telomere maintenance on HipHop dependent suppression of cell lethality after telomere loss. Christopher Hendrix.

D1505A    Tip60/HDAC balance promotes neuroprotection of cognitive function in the neurodegenerative Drosophila brain. Priyalakshmi Panikker.

RNA Biology

D1506B    Regulation and scaling of developmental time during Drosophila embryogenesis. Christopher Amourda.

D1507C    RNA helicase Belle/DDX3 regulates transgene expression in Drosophila. Yi-Chun Huang.

D1508A    The activation of new lawc transcripts after the homologous long double-stranded RNA treatment in Drosophila. Olga Simonova.

D1509B    Clueless is a ribonucleoprotein that binds the ribosome at the mitochondrial outer membrane. Rachel Cox.

D1510C    Investigating a link between methyl-6 adenosine RNA and the dNab2 RNA binding protein in Drosophila melanogaster. Binta Jalloh.

D1511A    Investigating a link between methyl-6 adenosine RNA and the dNab2 RNA binding protein in Drosophila melanogaster . Binta Jalloh.

D1512B    The level of nuclear 80S ribosomes increases during cell stress. Akilu Abdullahi.

D1513C    Tet and epitranscriptomics in Drosophila. Fei Wang.

D1514A    The m6A RNA modification controls neurogenesis and sex determination in Drosophila via its nuclear reader protein YT521-B. Tina Lence.

Techniques Resources

D1515B    Regulated epithelial microenvironment chip for whole organ studies in Drosophila. Cody Narciso.

D1516C    Persistence of RNAi-mediated knockdown in Drosophila complicates mosaic analysis yet enables highly sensitive lineage tracing. Justin Bosch.

D1517A    A Drosophila RNAi library modulates Hippo pathway-dependent tissue growth. Joseph Vissers.

D1518B    Hemophilia, direct diagnosis in Cuba suporting genetic counseling. Niurka González.

D1519C    Efficient targeted editing of genes with a modified Crispr/Cas9 strategy. David Li-Kroeger.

D1520A    Curation of transcript models with all available public sequencing reads. Zhen-Xia Chen.

D1521B    Highly contiguous de novo genome assembly of a non-model metazoan using PacBio long reads. Patrick Reilly.

D1522C    Library preparation effects on estimating satellite DNA abundance from short-read sequencing. Sarah Sander.

D1523A    Highly sensitive measurement of poly(A) tail by TAIL-seq2 reveals dynamic gene regulation via cytoplasmic polyadenylation during oogenesis. Ahyeon Son.

D1524B    Improving Genome Annotation across the Drosophila Clade. Terence Murphy.

D1525C    Ilastik- and Matlab-based computational tools to analyze biological tubes in 3-D. Ran Yang.

D1526A    REDfly: The Regulatory Element Database for Drosophila. Marc Halfon.

D1527B    DRSC Informatics Tools for Functional Genomics Studies, 2016 Update. Claire Hu.

D1528C    Model organism analysis using InterMine. Rachel Lyne.

D1529A    Enhanced orthology data in FlyBase. Steven Marygold.

D1530B    flyDIVaS: A database for genus- and genome- wide divergence and selection in Drosophila. Craig Stanley.

D1531C    A Comprehensive and Precise Genome Duplication Kit in Drosophila melanogaster. Graeme Mardon.

D1532A    ­Do not let your money fly away: Cost-effective strategies for new investigators operating a fly lab. Anne-Christine Auge.

D1533B    A New Protocol to Visualize Dopamine in Whole Mount Drosophila Brains. Yi Ting Liu.

D1534C    What’s new at the Bloomington Drosophila Stock Center. Annette Parks.

Population Genomics

P2001A    Identifying population differentiation in the clam shrimp Eulimnadia texana through genome assembly and pooled sequencing. James Baldwin-Brown.

P2002B    Genetic characterization of populations of the African Jewelfish (Hemichromis letourneuxi) introduced to the waterways of Florida. Natalia Belfiore.

P2003C    Speckled feathers and bladder eyes: pleiotropic effects of the Almond mutation in pigeon. Rebecca Bruders.

P2004A    CYP2D6: Detecting New Structures for Clinical Practice. Beatriz Carvalho Henriques.

P2005B    Evolutionary implications of recombination rate variation among populations of Drosophila melanogaster . Johnny Cruz Corchado.

P2006C    The Effects of Demographic History on the Detection of Recombination Hotspots. Amy Dapper.

P2007A    Exogenous RNA in the serum of healthy persons. Supriyo De.

P2008B    Genetic variation, population structure, and genome assembly of the threatened Neosho madtom catfish (Noturus placidus). Jared Decker.

P2009C   Unused program number

P2010A    Population Genetic Analysis of Autophagy and Phagocytosis genes in Drosophila melanogaster. Joo Hyun Im.

P2011B    Insertion polymorphisms of mobile elements in sexual and asexual populations of Daphnia pulex. xiaoqian jiang.

P2012C    The Relationship between Host Genetic Architecture and Pathogen Susceptibility in Caenorhabditis elegans. Lindsay Johnson.

P2013A    Characterization of Genic Microsatellite Markers (EST-SSRs) in the Endangered Tree Quercus georgiana. PRIYANKA KADAV.

P2014B    Population genomics of Fusarium graminearum head blight pathogens in North America. Amy Kelly.

P2015C    The effects of linked selection on Capsella grandiflora. Tyler Kent.

P2016A    Exact calculation of the joint site frequency spectrum for generalized isolation with migration models. Andrew Kern.

P2017B    The evolution of herbicide resistance in an agricultural weed, Capsella bursa-pastoris. Julia Kreiner.

P2018C    Saccharomyces eubayanus population dynamics in nature and industry. Quinn Langdon.

P2019A    A Haplotype Method Detects Diverse Scenarios of Local Adaptation from Genomic Sequence Variation. Jeremy Lange.

P2020B    How a Framework for Evolutionary Systems Biology Can Accelerate Reproducible Modeling of Mechanistic Fitness Landscapes. Laurence Loewe.

P2021C   Unused program number

P2022A    Genotype calling from population-genomic sequencing data. Takahiro Maruki.

P2023B    Whole animal genetics-by-sequencing approaches to investigate starvation resistance. Brad Moore.

P2024C    Two locus allele frequency statistics with demography and selection using a diffusion approach. Aaron Ragsdale.

P2025A   Unused program number

P2026B    Frequency, variance and power: how genetic model and demography impact association studies. Jaleal Sanjak.

P2027C    Robust identification of hard and soft sweeps in humans via machine learning. Daniel Schrider.

P2028A    Comprehensive genome-wide disease characterization (URSA(HD)) and tissue-specific networks (GIANT) guide discovery and functional elucidation of novel predicted disease-associated genes. Chandra Theesfeld.

P2029B    Polygenic adaptation to an optimum shift. Kevin Thornton.

P2030C    Genome wide association in presence of high density marker panels and genotyped causal variants. Sajjad Toghiani.

P2031A    Detecting patterns of microgeographical adaptation to a patchy saline environment of a single popupation of Medicago truncatula. wendy vu.

P2032B    Genome-wide divergence among microhabitats in Fundulus heteroclitus. Dominique Wagner.

Experimental Evolution

P2033C    Essential proteins evolve slower than non-essential ones during evolution experiments. David Alvarez-Ponce.

P2034A    Subpopulation structure in long-term cultures of Escherichia coli K-12. Megan Grace Behringer.

P2035B    Phenotypic variation in individuals isolated from Escherichia coli long-term evolution populations. Brian Choi.

P2036C    Quantifying host genome response to gene drive using experimental evolution. Kaitlin Fisher.

P2037A    Leveraging haplotype-aware inference for evolve-and-resequence studies. Sharon Greenblum.

P2038B    Genome-wide Analysis of Starvation-selected Drosophila melanogaster- a Genetic Model of Obesity. Chris Hardy.

P2039C    Investigation of the prevalence of antagonistic pleiotropy. Lucas Herissant.

P2040A    Analyses of Breast Cancer Type 1(BRCA 1) Gene Of Different Mammalian Species. Ekei Ikpeme.

P2041B    Experimental evolution of drift robustness in digital organisms. Thomas LaBar.

P2042C    A gene’s view of a long-term evolution experiment with Escherichia coli. Rohan Maddamsetti.

P2043A    The fitness spectrum in adaptation of diploid yeast. David Yuan.

Genome Evolution

P2044B    Genomic Basis of Craniofacial Diversity in Lake Malawi Cichlids. Kawther Abdilleh.

P2045C    Repeated horizontal transfer of a fused gene encoding adjacent metabolic enzymes. Noelle Anderson.

P2046A    Mapping the Origins of Inter-Population Skin Color Variation with Admixed Indigenous Populations . Khai Ang.

P2047B    Genomic deletion and silencing on the Y chromosomes of Rumex hastatulus. Felix Beaudry.

P2048C    Horizontal transfer can drive a greater transposable element load in large populations. Justin Blumenstiel.

P2049A    Defining microRNA molecular origins to facilitate target prediction. Glen Borchert.

P2050B    Cis-regulatory enhancers of social insects share ultraconserved core elements flanked by taxa specific modifications. Thomas Brody.

P2051C    Single molecule real time sequencing reveals the detailed structure of a Y-autosome fusion in Drosophila pseudoobscura. Ching-Ho Chang.

P2052A   Unused program number

P2053B    Transposase genes are actively expressed in vespertilionid bat somatic tissues. Rachel Cosby.

P2054C    Cytogenetics in the post-genomic era: Standing chromosomal variation associated with rapid divergence in a young species pair. Anne-Marie Dion-Côté.

P2055A    Catching de novo genes as they arise in natural populations. Eleonore Durand.

P2056B    Few Nuclear-Encoded Mitochondrial Gene Duplicates Contribute to Male Germline-Specific Functions in Humans Compared to Drosophila. Mohammadmehdi Eslamieh.

P2057C    Reconstruction of gene regulatory networks in the developing gonad of the common snapping turtle using ARACNe opens new perspectives for the study of temperature-dependent sex determination. Lei Guo.

P2058A    Investigating the evolutionary pathways towards extremely AT rich genomes. Weilong Hao.

P2059B    Evolution of gene regulation in nutrient starvation response between free-living and commensal yeast. Bin He.

P2060C    Dynamics of mitochondrial genome evolution during speciation by hybridization. Mathieu Henault.

P2061A    Detailed structure and variation of complex satellite DNA loci in Drosophila melanogaster. Daniel Khost.

P2062B    The Rate and Spectrum of Spontaneous Mutations in Social Amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum. . Sibel Kucukyildirim.

P2063C    Mitochiondrial genome comparisons across major sea urchin families, with special focus on the emerging model Tripneustes gratilla. Aki Laruson.

P2064A    Comparative Methylome Analyses Identify Epigenetic Loci of Transcriptional Regulation in the Human Brain. Isabel Mendizabal.

P2065B    Exploring the last chromosome: Y-linked sequence variation in the house mouse. Andrew Morgan.

P2066C    The evolution of sexual dimorphism of recombination rate in house mice. April Peterson.

P2067A    Genomic disintegration in woolly mammoths on Wrangel island. Rebekah Rogers.

P2068B    Cis-acting variation in gene expression dynamics within and between Saccharomyces species. Ching-Hua Shih.

P2069C    Degeneration and positive selection of a non-recombining chromosomal inversion underlying behavioral polymorphism in the white-throated sparrow. Dan Sun.

P2070A    Enhancer activity of vertebrate ultraconserved elements in fruit flies. Toshiyuki Takano-Shimizu.

P2071B    Divergent patterns of marsupial-eutherian genomic imprinting revealed from RNA-seq analysis in the opossum, Monodelphis domestica . Xu Wang.

P2072C    Comparative genomics of the Daphnia pulex species complex. Zhiqiang Ye.

P2073A    Origin and spead of de novo genes in Drosophila. Li Zhao.

P2074B    Evolution trajectories of snake genes and genomes revealed by comparative analyses of five-pacer viper. Qi Zhou.

Quantitative Traits

P2075C    The Genomics of Drug Consumption in Drosophila melanogaster. Brandon Baker.

P2076A   Unused program number

P2077B   Unused program number

P2078C   Unused program number

P2079A    Moving beyond the joint-scaling test for line cross analysis: An information-theoretic approach to estimating the composite genetic effects contributing to variation among generation means. Jeffery Demuth.

P2080B    Genetic variation in male attractiveness: it’s time to see the forest for the trees. Szymon Drobniak.

P2081C    A comparison of PCR-based and GBS-based methodologies to fine-map anthracnose resistance loci in sorghum. Terry Felderhoff.

P2082A    An additive genetic model is often not sufficient for predicting individual phenotypes. Simon Forsberg.

P2083B    Estimation of genetic parameters for growth, yield and carcass quality traits in a fast-growing strain of Atlantic salmon. Jose Gallardo.

P2084C    Tracing the signature of gene expression across time in D. melanogaster artificially selected for long and short sleep duration. Susan Harbison.

P2085A    Functional validation of loci contributing to nicotine resistance in Drosophila. Chad Highfill.

P2086B    Analyzing the Effects of Naturally Occurring Genetic Variants in the Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Receptor Family. Jacob Hornick.

P2087C    Integrated Genetic Analysis Platform (IGAP) for Web-based Interactive Association Analysis and Visualization of Large Scale Genotype/Phenotype Data. Goo Jun.

P2088A    Automated tracking and analysis of sleep-like behavior in Drosophila larvae. Cecelia Kim.

P2089B    The genetic basis of the Drosophila IIS pathway response to changing nutrition. Elizabeth King.

P2090C    A decrease in soybean seed protein is associated with an increase in domestication traits. Edward Large.

P2091A    The genetic basis of temperature sensitivity in a mutationally induced trait. Jonathan Lee.

P2092B    Genome-wide association mapping identifies SNPs influencing the plastic response of lifespan and age-specific fecundity to diet in Drosophila melanogaster. Jeff Leips.

P2093C    A Bayesian approach for the imputation of genotypes on observed markers in complex pedigrees. Damien Leroux.

P2094A    Genetic basis of thermal tolerance in Saccharomyces species. Xueying Li.

P2095B    Comparison of normalization and differential expression analyses using RNA-Seq data from 726 individual Drosophila melanogaster. Yanzhu Lin.

P2096C    Genetic dissection of variation in sleep using the Drosophila Synthetic Population Resource. Stuart Macdonald.

P2097A    The genetics of giant sperm in Drosophila. Mollie Manier.

P2098B    IRF4 haplotype diversity and associations with hair, eye and skin pigmentation in a Brazilian admixed population. Celso Mendes-Junior.

P2099C    Genetic constraints on the learning of a complex song phenotype. David Mets.

P2100A    The genetic basis of the coordination of nutrition and energy allocation in a synthetic population of Drosophila melanogaster. Enoch Ng'oma.

P2101B    Proteome-wide association studies identify biochemical modules associated with a wing size phenotype in Drosophila melanogaster. Hirokazu Okada.

P2102C    Genetics of skeletal evolution in unusually large mice from Gough Island. Michelle Parmenter.

P2103A    Validation of candidate anthracnose resistance genes in sorghum via Brome Mosaic Virus-mediated gene silencing. Srinivasa Rao.

P2104B    Species diversity and sexual dimorphism of ethanol sensitivity in Drosophila. Miranda Reich.

P2105C    Is genetic architecture predictable? Modeling the roles of mutation, recombination and selective forces in shaping allelic variation. David Remington.

P2106A    Virulence QTLs and Genome-wide Recombination Rates in Cryptococcus. Cullen Roth.

P2107B    Natural variation in behavior: finding the causal genes in Drosophila. Thomas Turner.

P2108C    Investigating mitochondrial and viral genome contributions to phenotype in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Sriram Vijayraghavan.

P2109A    Quantitative genetics of skeletal traits in BXD recombinant inbred strain mice. Kristen Warncke.

P2110B    Hybrid male sterility in genetically diverse mice. Samuel Widmayer.

P2111C    Quantitative studies on gene-environment interaction in hitchhiking behavior of C. elegans. Heeseung Yang.

P2112A    Spatial and ecological determinants of genotype-by-environment interaction. Rong-Cai Yang.

P2113B    Natural variation in sensitivity of rhabditid nematodes to microsporidia. Gaotian ZHANG.

Ecological Genetics

P2114C    Genetic basis of octanoic acid resistance in Drosophila sechellia: functional analysis of a fine-mapped region. Joseph Coolon.

P2115A    A preliminary examination of genetic diversity in mantled howler monkeys (Alouatta palliata) in a fragmented forest in Costa Rica. Marie-dominique Franco.

P2116B    Population genetics of the monarch butterfly, Danaus plexippus, in Mexico. Fernan Pérez-Gálvez.

P2117C    A Second Coming of sechellia: Parallel Adaptation to a Toxic Fruit in Drosophila yakuba. John Pool.

P2118A    Genetic and environmental components of phenotypic and behavioral trait variation during lake sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) early ontogeny. Kim Scribner.

P2119B    Quantification of behavioral and heritability correlates in prairie voles, a socially monogamous rodent. Andrea Vogel.

Adaptation and Speciation

P2120C    Post-mating transcriptome profiles of Drosophila novamexicana females after con- and heterospecific copulation. Yasir Ahmed.

P2121A    Population genetics models with selection for phylogenetic inference. Jeremy Beaulieu.

P2122B    A reverse ecology approach to understand the proximate and ultimate causes of phenotypic divergence during species formation. Chris Eberlein.

P2123C    Genomic analysis of ancestry in hybrid mice. Megan Frayer.

P2124A    Finding Hybrid Sterility Genes Between Two African Malaria Mosquitoes. Raissa Green.

P2125B    Shared and species-specific transcriptional responses of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) to generalist and specialist spider mite herbivores. Robert Greenhalgh.

P2126C    Evidence for an epigenetic effect of kinship on fertility of flies (Drosophila melanogaster) induced by folic acid with reference to a possible similar mechanism in Homo sapiens at clinical dose levels. M. Herbert.

P2127A    Robustness versus adaptation? Pengyao Jiang.

P2128B    Fisher's Geometric Model and the Cost of Reality. Kedar Karkare.

P2129C    Identification and characterization of the Taeniopygia guttata (Zebra finch) sperm proteome. Timothy Karr.

P2130A    Genome-wide RAD genealogical analyses highlight the role of ancient genomic variation during rapid adaptation in threespine stickleback. Thom Nelson.

P2131B    A karyological study of the artificial hybridization between Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) and Heterobranchus bidorsalis (Geoffroy, 1809). Gladys Nzeh.

P2132C    Can Adaptive Evolution Undermine Canalization? The Case of Wing Size Evolution in High Altitude Drosophila. John Pool.

P2133A    Effects of adaptive Neandertal introgression at the OAS locus on the modern human innate immune response. Aaron Sams.

P2134B    GC-rich DNA is an inductor of adaptive response in MSCs. Vasilina Sergeeva.

P2135C    The adaptive significance of natural genetic variation in the DNA damage response of Drosophila melanogaster. Nicolas Svetec.

P2136A    Can the Y chromosome save males from the mother's curse? J. Arvid Ågren.

Molecular Evolution

P2137B    Positive selection and centrality in the yeast and fly protein–protein interaction networks. David Alvarez-Ponce.

P2138C    GC content evolution in the light of nucleic acid molecular dynamics. Gregory Babbitt.

P2139A    A genetic parallel between flightlessness evolution in the Galapagos cormorant (Phalacrocorax harrisi) and human skeletal ciliopathies. ALEJANDRO BURGA.

P2140B    Comparative Genomic Analysis of Zika Viruses between Southeast Asia and Microcephaly-Related South America Groups. Thanat Chookajorn.

P2141C    Three blind mammals: Regressive evolution in the mammalian eye and the identification of new eye-specific cis-regulatory elements. Nathan Clark.

P2142A    Plasmodium vivax mdr1 genotypes in isolates from successfully cured patients living in endemic and non-endemic Brazilian areas. Maria de Fatima Ferreira-Da-Cruz.

P2143B    Phylogenetic reconstruction using Wright-Fisher models of sequence evolution vastly out perform standard approaches. Michael Gilchrist.

P2144C    First report of Rhizoctonia solani AG-4 on tomato in Pothwar region of Pakistan. Amjad Gondal.

P2145A    Comparative genome-wide analysis and evolutionary history of haemoglobin-processing and haem detoxification enzymes in malarial parasites. Theerarat Kochakarn.

P2146B    Is the evolution of innate immunity the next EvoDevo? Changes in molecular function and cellular signaling in an antiviral immune system across the animal phylogeny. Bryan Kolaczkowski.

P2147C    The lower limit of transcription error rate in the bacterium Escherichia coli. Weiyi Li.

P2148A    A maximum pseudo-likelihood approach for estimating species trees. Liang liu.

P2149B    Reduction of intergenic non-coding RNAs from the HBS1L-MYB locus linked to Thalassemia disease severity. Duangkamon Loesbanluechai.

P2150C    Folding and misfolding of evolutionarily young proteins. Joanna Masel.

P2151A    Assessing the compatibility of eukaryotic transcript evolution with de novo gene birth. Lou Nielly-Thibault.

P2152B    Improved accuracy of phylogenetic analyses by partitioning schemes that incorporate structural information. Akanksha Pandey.

P2153C    Here and there, but not everywhere: the repeated loss of uncoupling proteins in reptiles and mammals. Tonia Schwartz.

P2154A    Functional divergence of two young duplicate genes in Drosophila. Iuri Ventura.

P2155B    Function of Ssl2 in RNA Polymerase II Transcription Start Site Scanning. Tingting Zhao.

Cell Biology

Y3001A    Elimi-NAD-ing fat in old mother yeast cells. Anthony Beas.

Y3002B    Fin1-PP1 clears the spindle assembly checkpoint protein Bub1 from the kinetochore in anaphase. Michael Bokros.

Y3003C    How TORC controls growth through metabolism. Jun Chen.

Y3004A    Cell-Cycle Control of a Pulse-Generating Network Restricts Frequency of Periodic Transcription. Chun-Yi Cho.

Y3005B    The Yeast Genome Project: Exploring APD1. Catherine Douds.

Y3006C    Mmf1p protects Hem1p from damage caused by the ubiquitous metabolic stressor, 2-aminoacrylate. Dustin Ernst.

Y3007A    Global Analysis of Molecular Fluctuations Associated with Cell Cycle Progression in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Ben Grys.

Y3008B    Interplay between Rfa2 N-terminal phosphorylation and Rad53 dephosphorylation in regulating exit from a checkpoint in the presence of persistent DNA damage. Stuart Haring.

Y3009C    The function of Sgo1-centromere recruitment pathway and spindle assembly checkpoint silencing. Fengzhi Jin.

Y3010A    Regulation of lifespan by vitamin B6 metabolism-related genes in yeast. Yuka Kamei.

Y3011B    The role of protein acetylation in stress defense. Jeffrey Lewis.

Y3012C    A genome-wide screening identifies novel filament-forming metabolic enzymes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Ji-Long Liu.

Y3013A    TOR pathway mediates cytoophidium assembly in Schizsaccharomyces pombe. Ji-Long Liu.

Y3014B    Candida albicans Pho84 is required for anabolic TOR signaling, stress responses and virulence determinants. Ning-Ning Liu.

Y3015C    Response of quiescent cells to exogenous DNA damage. Lindsey Long.

Y3016A    Regulation of lifespan by phosphate starvation response factors in budding yeast. Yukio Mukai.

Y3017B    Natural variation in the cell adhesin, FLO11, and its effects on biofilm formation. Helen Murphy.

Y3018C    GPH1 over-expression rescues glycogen and calcium accumulation defects in a pgm2∆ mutant strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Katrina Ngo.

Y3019A    Strategies for metabolic engineering and optimization of S. cerevisiae into microbiofactories for the production of terpenes. Philippe Prochasson.

Y3020B    NASA’s BioSentinel mission: using the power of yeast genetics in deep space. Sergio Santa Maria.

Y3021C    Dissecting the role of the transcription factor Hap1 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae respiration and fitness. Kevin Serdynski.

Y3022A    Nutrient starvation induces upregulation of α-mannosidase Ams1 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Midori Umekawa.

Y3023B    Differential Acetylation of Protein N-Termini in Response to Nutrient Starvation. Sylvia Varland.

Y3024C    Identification of Unforeseen Functions of Ataxin-2, a Conserved Protein Linked to Neurodegenerative Disease. Yu-San Yang.

Y3025A    Phospholipid methylation regulates sulfur homeostasis in coordination with maintenance of the epigenome. Cunqi Ye.

Y3026B    Production of volatile aroma compounds by yeast during fermentation of Chinese Baijiu. Cui-ying Zhang.

Y3027C    Newly made prion particles must overcome actin-based spatial quality control mechanisms. Anita Manogaran.

Y3028A    Duplication of the budding yeast spindle pole body. Diana Rüthnick.

Y3029B    A new experimental system to study meiotic non-allelic homologous recombination in yeast. Hailey Conover.

Y3030C   Unused program number

Y3031A    Coordination of meiotic cytokinesis by the GCKIII kinase, Sps1. Linda Huang.

Y3032B    The synaptonemal complex is dispensable for MutSγ-mediated crossover recombination during meiosis in budding yeast. Amy MacQueen.

Y3033C    Coupling activation of the Smk1 MAPK to the completion of meiosis. Gregory Omerza.

Y3034A    Kel1p mediates yeast cell fusion through a Fus2p and Cdc42p-dependent mechanism. Jean Smith.

Y3035B    NDT80 dependent internal transcriptional initiation sites during budding yeast sporulation. Sai Zhou.

Y3036C    S. cerevisiae RTT105 mediates Ty1 Gag localization under stress. Jill Keeney.

Y3037A    Early stage prion formation and the insoluble protein deposit (IPOD). Douglas Lyke.

Y3038B    Mechanisms of suppression of Cox1p degradation by Oma1p. Gavin McStay.

Y3039C    MTG3, a putative GTPase that regulates mitochondrial ribosome function in Saccharomyces cerevisiae . Upasana Mehra.

Y3040A    Mitochondrial genome large scale deletions in Saccharomyces cerevisiae natural population. Tuc Nguyen.

Y3041B    The Influence of Mitochondrial Morphology on Mitochondrial DNA Stability. Rey Sia.

Y3042C    Nuclear to mitochondrial translocation of cyclin C promotes stress-induced fission and programmed cell death. Daniel Smethurst.

Y3043A   Unused program number

Y3044B    Mitochondria as signaling organelles in aging. Vladimir Titorenko.

Y3045C    [PSI+] formation: Differentiating the role of the retromer complex from vacuole fusion. Brett Wisniewski.

Y3046A    Arl1 and Ypt6 are involved in autophagy in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Shu Yang.

Y3047B    Cohesin Binding and Function at a Model Euchromatic Gene. Melinda Borrie.

Y3048C    Ubiquilin/Dsk2 promotes inclusion body formation and lysosome-mediated disposal of mutated Huntingtin. Kun-Han Chuang.

Y3049A    Genetic selection coupled to next-generation sequencing reveals structural requirements for tail-anchor targeting to mitochondria. Cory Dunn.

Y3050B    Membrane trafficking underlies aging and rejuvenation. Kiersten Henderson.

Y3051C    Clearance of mutated huntingtin protein via K63-linked ubiquitination in yeast cells. Ryan Higgins.

Y3052A    A SUMO-targeted ubiquitin ligase reduces the toxicity and transcriptional activity of a poly-Q expanded protein. Oliver Kerscher.

Y3053B    Mechanism of protein quality control at the inner nuclear membrane in budding yeast. Bailey Koch.

Y3054C    Dissecting pathways underlying asymmetric plasma membrane protein retention. Jason Rogers.

Y3055A    Protein quality control that regulates unassembled ribosomal proteins. Min-Kyung Sung.

Y3056B    Multiple signaling pathways control the S. cerevisiae gene expression response to hypoxia. Erica Avery.

Y3057C    Exploring the role of tyrosine phosphorylation in regulating Yck1/2 activity in the glucose sensing pathway. Tora Biswas.

Y3058A    Multiple targets on the Gln3 transcription activator are cumulatively required for control of its cytoplasmic sequestration. Terrance Cooper.

Y3059B    The ergosterol biosynthesis pathway is required for optimal induction of the unfolded protein response after phenol stress. Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert.

Y3060C    The scaffold protein Bem1 connects active Cdc42GTP to different effector proteins in a cell cycle specific manner. Sören Grinhagens.

Y3061A    Altered expression levels of HKR1, which encodes a transmembrane signaling mucin, confer resistance to HM-1 killer toxin on Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Shin Kasahara.

Y3062B    Multiple MAPK cascades regulate the transcription of IME1, the master transcriptional activator of meiosis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Yona Kassir.

Y3063C    The Transmission Interface in Yeast Pleiotropic Drug Resistance (PDR) Pumps Controls Substrate Specificity by Linking ATP Hydrolysis to Drug Extrusion. Karl Kuchler.

Y3064A    Boi1 and Boi2 contribute to Secretory Pathway Polarization. Jochen Kustermann.

Y3065B    The NaCl-activated signaling network responsible for protein phosphorylation in yeast reveals potential decision points in the growth-versus-stress decision. Matthew MacGilvray.

Y3066C    Identification of Interacting Partners of the Yeast Trans-Membrane Stress Sensor Protein Mtl1p as a Model for Drug Discovery in Fungi. Nelson Martínez-Matías.

Y3067A    Exploration of stress-induced genetic interactions in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Vincent Messier.

Y3068B    The Yeast Kinase Ksp1 Regulates Cellular Stress Response and mRNP Dynamics. Nebibe Mutlu.

Y3069C    Investigation of the nuclear translocation and degradation of Mth1. Jacqueline Pierce.

Y3070A    Novel interacting protein partners of Wsc1p and Mid2p identified by iMYTH and TAP-MS. Ednalise Santiago-Cartagena.

Y3071B    Spatial control of translation repression and polarized growth by conserved NDR kinase Orb6 and RNA-binding protein Sts5. Illyce Suarez.

Chromosome Structure, Variation, Evolution and Dynamics

Y3072C    Ty1 integrase interacts with RNA polymerase III-specific subunits to promote insertion of Ty1 elements into the Saccharomyces cerevisiae genome. Stephanie Cheung.

Y3073A    The Shu complex promotes error-free tolerance of alkylation-induced base-excision repair products. Benjamin Herken.

Y3074B    The role of the MRX complex in chromosome mobility and homology search. Fraulin Joseph.

Y3075C    Unsolicited rDNA copy number variants frequently occur in yeast deletion collections and transformations. Elizabeth Kwan.

Y3076A    The Saccharomyces Genome Database Variant Viewer. Olivia Lang.

Y3077B    The yeast Ty1 retrotransposon requires Nuclear Pore Complex subunits for transcription and genomic integration. Savrina Manhas.

Y3078C    A systematic appraisal of Cdc13’s domain organization. Sofiane Mersaoui.

Y3079A    Investigating genome instability induction mechanisms in yeast DIS3 mutants. Karissa Milbury.

Y3080B    Diverse Sites of Chromosome Breakage in Retrotransposon Overdose Yeast Strains. Lisa Scheifele.

Y3081C    Rad51 regulates the global mobility response to double-strand breaks. Michael Smith.

Y3082A    How telomeres are maintained: the role of Ku-mediated telomerase recruitment. David Zappulla.

Gene Expression

Y3083B    Combinatorial histone readout by the dual PHD domains of Rco1 mediates Rpd3S chromatin recruitment and the maintenance of transcriptional fidelity. Julia DiFiore.

Y3084C    Defects in the nucleosome entry-exit site impair transcription termination. Ashley Hildreth.

Y3085A    Controlling methylation during cell fate determination. Michael Law.

Y3086B    Histone H3K4 demethylase JHD2 antagonizes the function of highly conserved histone chaperones FACT and Spt6 through the Rpd3S histone deacetylase complex. Kwan Yin Lee.

Y3087C    Nutrient availability impacts chronological lifespan and Sir-based silencing in S. cerevisiae. David McCleary.

Y3088A    The histone prolyl isomerases Fpr3 and Fpr4 regulate nucleolar chromatin architecture. Christopher Nelson.

Y3089B    Chromatin regulation of pericentromic non-coding RNA in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and its effect on chromosome stability. Apoorva Ravi Shankar.

Y3090C    Interactions between variant histone H2A.Z and linker histone H1 in budding yeast. Julianne Riggs.

Y3091A    Association of CAF-1 and Rrm3p with paused replication forks. Hollie Rowlands.

Y3092B    Invasion of a heterochromatic locus during homologous recombination disrupts its transcriptional silencing. Kathryn Sieverman.

Y3093C    Replication factors function in Cohesion and Condensation. Robert Skibbens.

Y3094A    Nucleosomes Are Essential for Proper Regulation of a Multigated Promoter in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Robert Yarrington.

Y3095B    The interactions between Pol30p (PCNA, Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen), Chromatin Assembly Factor -1 and Rrm3p: the role of the CDC28 and CDC7 protein kinases. Piriththiv Dhavarasa.

Y3096C    Interaction between the HAT Gcn5 and the phosphatase PP2A-Rts1 at the yeast centromere. Masha Evpak.

Y3097A    Set6: A novel lysine methyltransferase in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Deepika Jaiswal.

Y3098B    Fission yeasts DNA strands chirality mat1-switching mechanism explains development of diverse organisms. Amar Klar.

Y3099C    NADPH levels control sirtuin-dependent heterochromatin stability in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Amara Plaza-Jennings.

Y3100A    Loss of gene silencing is not a feature of yeast aging. Gavin Schlissel.

Y3101B    Linking the critical functions of two essential NuA4 acetyltransferase subunits. Naomi Searle.

Y3102C    Epigenetic conversions at the telomeres of S.cerevisiae – links to DNA replication. Krassimir Yankulov.

Y3103A    A closer look on telomerase RNA biogenesis –Tlc1’s “lasting” story. Emmanuel Bajon.

Y3104B    Yeast RNA 3’-end processing factors promote RNA Polymerase II ubiquitination and degradation following UV-type DNA damage. Jason Kuehner.

Y3105C    ­mRNAs accumulate near transcription sites, nuclear pore complexes, or within the nucleolus when RNA processing is disrupted. Biplab Paul.

Y3106A    A Genetic Screen of the Yeast Kinome Reveals Gin4p Regulation of mRNPs. Eric Cosky.

Y3107B    Molecular genetic tools for manipulation of the oleaginous red yeast Rhodotorula toruloides. Stephen Aves.

Y3108C    Analysis of the pseudokinase domain of the SAGA and NuA4 component Tra1. Matthew Berg.

Y3109A    Role of chromatin modulators during polymerase switch for ribosomal RNA synthesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. KUSHAL BHATT.

Y3110B    Investigating a novel function of snRNP assembly factor Prp24 in regulating H2B monoubiquitylation. Katie Bolling.

Y3111C    Regulation of S. cerevisiae in response to 4NQO by the polymorphic transcription factor, Yrr1. Jen Gallagher.

Y3112A    Pdc2 and Thi3 in Candida glabrata regulate both amino acid and thiamine starvation and mediate the switch of biosynthetic capacity in response to starvation. Christine Iosue.

Y3113B    Understanding the molecular interactions mediating transcriptional and demethylase activities of Gis1. Purna Chaitanya Konduri.

Y3114C    Understanding heme regulation of JmjC domain containing transcription factor Gis1. Sneha Lal.

Y3115A    Investigating the role of the S. cerevisiae Paf1 complex in global regulation of transcription. Alex Lederer.

Y3116B    Magnification of negative allelic effects by environmental stress renders yeast segregants unable to grow at 37°C on ethanol. Takeshi Matsui.

Y3117C    High-resolution phenotypic landscape of the RNA Polymerase II trigger loop. Chenxi Qiu.

Y3118A    Comprehensive analysis of the SUL1 promoter of Saccharomyces cerevisiae . Matthew Rich.

Y3119B    The role of the Mediator complex in Ty1 retrotransposition in S. cerevisiae. Alicia Salinero.

Y3120C    Transcriptional regulation of quiescence state promoting factor Saf1p by MADS box motif protein Rlm1p in S.cerevisiae. Meenu Sharma.

Y3121A    Impairment of cell signalling in Saccharomyces cerevisiae as a result of suboptimal PRPP synthetase activity. Eziuche Ugbogu.

Y3122B    Roles of Gis1-interacting Proteins in Heme Regulation of Gis1 Activity. Tianyuan Wang.

Y3123C    A new method for inferring the genetic architecture of expression variation from allele-specific expression experiments. Xinwen Zhang.

Y3124A    Bypassing quality control in 60S Ribosome Biogenesis. Stephanie Patchett.

Global Analysis

Y3125B    Early branching Saccharomyces for understanding the genetics and evolution of an industrially important genus. Emilyclare Baker.

Y3126C    High-throughput investigation into the evolutionary forces underlying sequence divergence. Drew Doering.

Y3127A    The making of biodiversity across the yeast subphylum. Chris Hittinger.

Y3128B    Uncovering rules governing gene replacement between humans and yeast. Jon Laurent.

Y3129C    Evolutionary dynamics of second beneficial mutations via a double-barcoding platform. Fangfei Li.

Y3130A    Quantitative evolutionary dynamics of a large number of yeast segregants. Xianan Liu.

Y3131B    Mining Saccharomyces diversity and experimental evolution for cellulosic biofuel production. David PERIS NAVARRO.

Y3132C    Condition-dependent differentiation and division of labor in clonal Saccharomyces cerevisiae biofilms. Birgitte Regenberg.

Y3133A    Using the experimental evolution of long-lived yeast species for testing evolutionary theories of aging. Vladimir Titorenko.

Y3134B    Does antifungal drug resistance potentiated by Hsp90 arise from stress-induced mutations? Alex Yuan.

Y3135C    Evolutionary and functional analysis of dubious open reading frames suggest a functional role in yeast genomes. Gaurav Arora.

Y3136A    Genomic approaches in Saccharomyces cerevisiae reveal that response to the toxic spill chemical 4-methylcyclohexanemethanol is mediated by genes involved in pleiotropic drug response, in reactive oxygen species protection, and in UAS INO inositol biosynthetic regulation. Michael Ayers.

Y3137B    Comparisons of the genomes of Holleya sinecauda and Ashbya gossypii – closing in on the minimal gene set for a free-living fungus. Fred Dietrich.

Y3138C    Chromosome-specific and global effects of aneuploidy revealed by Synthetic Genetic Array analysis. Stacie Dodgson.

Y3139A    Toxicogenomic approaches for profiling resistance to P450-activated food carcinogens and phenotyping human P450 polymorphisms in budding yeast. Michael Fasullo.

Y3140B    Polygenic Analysis of Ethanol Tolerance and Maximal Ethanol Accumulation capacity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Annelies Goovaerts.

Y3141C    The evolutionary constraints of gene expression levels in S. cerevisiae. Mark Hickman.

Y3142A    An Integrated platform to characterize neurodegenerative disease associated proteins in yeast. Shulin Ju.

Y3143B    Investigating the effects of gene overexpression on genome stability in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Krystal Laframboise.

Y3144C    Analyzing Terminal Phenotypes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae Using Synthetic Genetic Array and High-Content Screening. Dara Lo.

Y3145A    Independent origins of yeast associated with coffee and cacao fermentation. Catherine Ludlow.

Y3146B    Design and assembly of synthetic chromosomes VIII and I. Jingchuan Luo.

Y3147C    Genome sequence of W303 provides insight into diverse evolutionary past. Kinnari Matheson.

Y3148A    Synthesis, debugging and consolidation of synthetic chromosomes in yeast: synVI and beyond. Leslie Mitchell.

Y3149B    Bar-seq analyses to determine the mode of action of compounds derived from feijoa fruit. Mona Mokhtari.

Y3150C    A possible role for eIF5A post-translational modification in yeast Ty1 retrotransposition. Alexis Morrissey.

Y3151A    High-copy number gene expression in different Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains reveals the impact of natural variation in wild yeast. Dee Robinson.

Y3152B    Investigation of the genetic basis of hybrid vigor in yeast. Nadia Sampaio.

Y3153C    Deciphering mutational signatures of DNA repair deficiencies and cisplatin in yeast. Romulo Segovia Ugarte.

Y3154A    The yeast mating pathway as a model for complex trait genetics. Stephanie Zimmerman.

Y3155B    Global analysis of genes and metabolites influencing chronological lifespan. Haley Albright.

Y3156C   Unused program number

Y3157A    Homology curation at SGD: budding yeast as a model for eukaryotic biology. Stacia Engel.

Y3158B    Systematic identification of human/yeast complementation pairs to create a platform for testing tumor-specific variants. Akil Hamza.

Y3159C    Anticancer ruthenium complex KP1019 induces metabolic retooling in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Pamela Hanson.

Y3160A    Yeast RNA-binding protein Ssd1 and human FUS, implicated in ALS, share localization and features in yeast. Cornelia Kurischko.

Y3161B    Unbiased functional annotation of compound libraries using yeast chemical genomics. Sheena Li.

Y3162C    Identifying novel small molecules for improved antifungal drug treatment. Kevin Murphy.

Y3163A    Discovering Novel Inhibitors of Deubiquitinases in vivo: Strategies using Budding Yeast. Natasha Pascoe.

Y3164B    Modulation of yeast chronological lifespan by TOR signaling in the context of replication stress. Sean Santos.

Y3165C    Using Yeast to Screen for Drugs for the Treatment of Inherited Parkinson’s Disease. Katherine Strynatka.

Y3166A    Discovery of plant extracts that greatly delay yeast aging by targeting certain signaling pathways and modulating lipid metabolism. Vladimir Titorenko.

Y3167B    Identification of a Natural Product that Disrupts the Fungal Cell Wall Integrity Pathway by Targeting Hsp90. Siddharth Tripathi.

Y3168C    Saccharomyces Genome Database: How to find what you are looking for. Gail Binkley.

Y3169A    Classifying Microscopy Images with Deep Learning. Oren Kraus.

Y3170B    Saccharomyces Genome Database: Outreach and online training services. Kevin MacPherson.

Y3171C    A Morphology Profile Pipeline for Genome-wide Screens in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Nil Sahin.

Y3172A    HSF-type transcription factors regulate morphogenesis in the human fungal pathogen Candida albicans. Virginia Basso.

Y3173B    Dissecting CTF4's role in DNA replication through a synthetic dosage lethality genetic interaction network. Eric Bryant.

Y3174C    Using genetic interactions to dissect the cellular response to cisplatin. Eric Bryant.

Y3175A    Functional interaction network of the conserved NDR kinase Orb6. Chuan Chen.

Y3176B    Measuring protein-protein assemblies with a molecular ruler in living cells. Andrée-Ève Chrétien.

Y3177C    A network of correlated phenotypes contributes to pleiotropy in yeast single-cell morphology. Kerry Geiler-Samerotte.

Y3178A    Expanding the yeast genetic toolkit: developing a pooled assay for genetic interactions. Mia Jaffe.

Y3179B    A Gene Network Model of Cellular Aging and its Applications. Hong Qin.

Y3180C    Identifying novel factors underlying stress resistance in the pathogenic yeast Candida glabrata. Lauren Ames.

Y3181A    Perseverance and hetero-resistance, the epigenetic ability of a subpopulation of pathogenic yeasts to survive and grow in drug, contributes to the appearance of drug resistance via different genomic mechanisms. Judith Berman.

Y3182B    Structure/Function Analysis of the Hif1 Histone Chaperone in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Nora Dannah.

Y3183C    Hsp90 perturbations affect genome integrity in Candida albicans. Kangzhen Dong.

Y3184A    Rme1 controls chlamydospore formation in the human pathogenic yeast Candida albicans. Arturo Hernandez Cervantes.

Y3185B    Isolation and characterization of a manganese tolerant mutant of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Masao Kishida.

Y3186C    Phylogenetic profiling for the elucidation of heme-iron acquisition in pathogenic yeasts. Daniel Kornitzer.

Y3187A    Assembling whole eukaryotic genomes from mixed microbial communities using Hi-C. Ivan Liachko.

Y3188B    Phylogenetic and phenotypic characterization of yeasts from detritivorous beetles. Dana Wohlbach.

Y3189C    Convergent evolution of phosphate- and thiamine-regulated phosphatases: The PMU gene family in C. glabrata is analogous to the PHO5 gene family in S. cerevisiae. Dennis Wykoff.

Y3190A    Strategies to produce high levels of extracellular cAMP based on cAMP-PKA and purine synthesis pathway regulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Shaolan Zou.

Y3191B    Integrating Post-Translational Modification Data into the Saccharomyces Genome Database. Sage Hellerstedt.

Y3192C    Multi-omic analysis of yeast strains evolved for xylose fermentation reveals a new connection between sugar sensing and oxygen response. Kevin Myers.

Y3193A    Quantitative phosphoproteomics identifies regulatory feedback between inositol polyphosphate signaling and yeast pseudohyphal growth. Kaitlyn Norman.

Y3194B    Omics approaches for discovery of aging-delaying and anti-tumor compounds and defining mechanisms of their action. Vladimir Titorenko.

Y3195C    Quantitative proteomics of the yeast Hsp70/Hsp90 interactomes during DNA damage reveals chaperone-dependent regulation of ribonucleotide reductase. Andrew Truman.

Y3196A    Humanization of entire yeast pathways via CRISPR/Cas9. Azat Akhmetov.

Y3197B   Unused program number

Y3198C    Long-term real-time imaging of budding yeast with on-demand perturbation via a microfluidic examination trap. James Helton.

Y3199A    A tandem-integration interaction sequencing platform. Xianan Liu.

Meiosis, Germ Line Development, and Sex Determination

W4001A    Unearthing Aneuploidy: A Study of the Influence of Double Strand Breaks on Oocytes in Caenorhabditis elegans. Fabiola Balmir.

W4002B    New complexities in ATM/ATR regulation in meiosis. Wei Li.

W4003C    NuRD Chromatin Remodelers Block Checkpoint Activation in the C. elegans Germ Line. Solomon Sloat.

W4004A    NuRD paralogs CHD-3/LET-418 promote meiotic double-stranded break repair In C. elegans . Carolyn Turcotte.

W4005B    SMRC-1, a putative annealing helicase, links chromatin regulation and DNA repair in the C. elegans germ line. Bing Yang.

W4006C    Sex pheromones of C. elegans males potentiate the female reproductive system. Erin Aprison.

W4007A    Identifying a role for ETR-1 in C. elegans reproduction and germ line apoptosis. Ruby Boateng.

W4008B    Developmental consequences of the inappropriate transgenerational inheritance of histone methylation in spr-5;met-2 mutant worms. Brandon Carpenter.

W4009C    SAMP-1 Regulates Chromosome Segregation in C. elegans Spermatogenesis. Alison Deshong.

W4010A    Sex specific differences in C. elegans meiosis. Sara Fielder.

W4011B    Identification of Genes that Regulate the Activation of C. elegans Sperm. Abigail Greer.

W4012C    Maternal diet influences intergenerational phenotypic plasticity affecting progeny size and starvation resistance. Jon Hibshman.

W4013A    TGFβ and prostaglandin synthesis in C. elegans: linking environmental cues to sperm motility function. Muhan Hu.

W4014B    Characterization and identification of new genes required for sperm activation in C. elegans. Amber Krauchunas.

W4015C    A calcineurin-interacting protein regulates ovulation and male mating in C.elegans. Sun-Kyung Lee.

W4016A    Identification and Characterization of Genes Essential for C. Elegans Sperm Guidance. Shara Legg.

W4017B    PP1α phosphatase GSP-2 regulates meiotic chromosome segregation during spermatogenesis in C. elegans. Yi-Hsiu Lin.

W4018C    PAM-1, the C. elegans ortholog of the puromycin sensitive aminopeptidase, and autophagy pathways genetically collaborate to regulate gametogenesis. Ashley Munie.

W4019A    Screening of compounds that can dissect the C. elegans spermiogenesis pathway. Hitoshi Nishimura.

W4020B    A role for sperm-gonad signaling in competition for reproductive success. Gillian Stanfield.

W4021C    Are all hermaphroditic nematodes like C. elegans? Lessons from Rhabditis hermaphroditic nematodes that produce sperm and oocytes simultaneously. XIAOXUE LIN.

W4022A    Characterization of the germline stem cell niche in C. elegans males. Sarah Crittenden.

W4023B    Molecular and genetic analysis of the ego-3 gene reveals a critical role for HSP90 in GLP-1/Notch signaling in the C. elegans germline. James Lissemore.

W4024C    Investigating the remodeling of C. elegans primordial germ cells into germline stem cells. Chelsea Maniscalco.

W4025A    Regulation of germline stem cell maintenance by S6-Kinase in C. elegans. Debasmita Roy.

W4026B    GLD-1, FOG-2, and the Emergence of Self-fertility in C. elegans. Eric Haag.

W4027C    Novel regulation of C. briggsae spermatogenesis. Katharine Pelletier.

W4028A    TGFß and insulin-like signaling mediate the feeding state-dependent expression of the food chemoreceptor ODR-10 in C. elegans males. Emily Wexler.

W4029B    PUP-1/CDE-1 and PUP-2 poly(U) polymerases function redundantly in germline development in C. elegans. Yini Li.

W4030C    Analysis of germ cell proliferation and germline histone dynamics in C.elegans. Simona Rosu.

W4031A    Epigenetic Contributions to Homolog Recognition in Meiosis. Christine Doronio.

W4032B    Cortical microtubule dynamics in C. elegans oocytes. Chien-Hui Chuang.

W4033C    Investigating Oocyte Meiotic Spindle Assembly and Bipolarity in C. elegans. Aleesa Schlientz.

W4034A    Analysis of DLC-1 mediated regulation of the tumor suppressor protein GLD-1. Ekaterina Voronina.

W4035B    Ubiquitin Conjugating Enzymes required for Ubiquitination of Paternal Organelles during post fertilization events. Paola Molina.

Cell Cycle, Cell Division, Cytokinesis

W4036C    Elucidating the Role of Securin in Regulating Separase during Cortical Granule Exocytosis. Christopher Turpin.

W4037A    The Protease Activity of Separase Is Required for Both Chromosome Segregation and Membrane Trafficking During Anaphase. Xiaofei Bai.

W4038B    A Potential Role for Midbodies in Developing Tissues of C. elegans. Joshua Bembenek.

W4039C    TPXL-1 mediates aster-based clearing of contractile ring proteins from the cell poles during cytokinesis. Esther Zanin.

W4040A    t3421, a novel mutation required for bipolar spindle assembly in the one-cell stage C. elegans embryo. Tamara Mikeladze-Dvali.

W4041B    Polo-like kinase 1 is required for nuclear envelope breakdown and parental chromosome mixing during Caenorhabditis elegans early embryonic divisions. Mohammad Rahman.

W4042C    Microtubule glutamylation is dispensable for C. elegans viability. Katherine Badecker.

W4043A    The Power of One: A single wild type chromosome pair promotes chromosome partition in the first spermatocyte division of meiotic mutants. Katherine Rivera Gomez.

Cell Polarity, and Cell Fate

W4044B    Asymmetric positioning of organelles during epithelial cell polarization. James Brandt.

W4045C    SLO BK K+ channels couple gap junctions to inhibition of Ca2+ signaling in olfactory neuron diversification. Amel Alqadah.

W4046A    Identifying factors that interact with PAX-3, a Paired-box protein involved in hypodermal cell fate specification in C. elegans. MARGARITA CORREA-MENDEZ.

W4047B    Forward genetic screens for TLD mutants with defective localization of the TIR-1 Ca2+ signaling scaffold protein in left-right neuronal asymmetry. Yi-Wen Hsieh.

W4048C    Investigation into the Regulatory Dynamics of LIN-1 and LIN-31, Transcription Factors Involved in C. elegans Cell Fate Specification. Robert Kousnetsov.

W4049A    The histone chaperone RBA-1 is critical for C. elegans postembryonic mesoderm development. Jun Liu.

W4050B    SWI/SNF chromatin remodeling complexes interact with hnd-1 and let-381 to regulate the SGP/hmc cell fate decision. Laura Mathies.

W4051C    Genetic Control of the Maintenance of the AIA Cell Fate. Joshua Saul.

W4052A    Dissecting the roles of the zinc finger transcription factor SEM-4/SALL in distinct cell fate specification programs in the C. elegans postembryonic mesoderm. Qinfang Shen.

W4053B    Identification of a novel Ral signal transduction cascade in C. elegans 2˚ vulval fate patterning. Hanna Shin.

W4054C    BAR-1 and CCAR-1 cooperate to properly position a subset of motor neurons along the AP axis. Jeffrey Hung.

W4055A    Centrosome-cortical contact duration affects anterior-posterior polarity in the one-cell C. elegans embryo. Dominique Saturno.

W4056B    Suppressor screening to identify new regulators of anterior-posterior axis establishment in Caenorhabditis elegans. Emily Schleicher.

W4057C    Development of Quantitative Imaging Toolkit to Monitor the Process of Symmetry Breaking. PENG ZHAO.

W4058A    Developmental and cancer cell invasion share regulatory pathway components. Evelyn Lattmann.

W4059B    A promoter element in the C. elegans nhr-67 tailless gene mediates hlh-2/daughterless regulation of anchor cell differentiation and uterine organogenesis. Caroline Berman.

W4060C    The fax-1 nuclear receptor of C. elegans functions in gonad development. Sydney Saltzman.

W4061A    The role of sumoylation in cell invasion. Aleksandra Fergin.

Aging and Cell Death

W4062B    Study of antipsychotics-induced side effects in C. elegans. Maria Carretero.

W4063C    Arecoline improves age-dependent motor functional decline and extends lifespan by activating GAR-2 receptor in motor neuron in C. elegans. Yen-Chieh Chen.

W4064A    S-adenosylmethionine synthetase-5, SAMS-5, in the regulation of longevity in C. elegans. Tsui-Ting Ching.

W4065B    Investigating the role of intestinal cell-to-cell communication in longevity in C. elegans. Calista Diehl.

W4066C    Bacillus subtilis and Caenorhabditis elegans are good friends. Veronica Donato.

W4067A    Elucidating drivers of proteostasis decline by targeting age-related accumulation of insoluble protein. Kathleen Dumas.

W4068B    Investigation of medicinal and therapeutic effects of boronic acid compounds in an Alzheimer’s Disease model of Caenorhabditis elegans. Denise Flaherty.

W4069C    Neuronal HSF-1 cell non-autonomously regulates intestinal DAF-16 functions and longevity in C. elegans. JiYuen Kim.

W4070A    The Spinal Muscular Atrophy Network (SMA) Regulates Insulin Signaling in Response to High-Glucose Diet in C. elegans. Maegan Neilson.

W4071B    PROtein FEeding in CElegans (PROFECE) a new method to study gut-microbiota interaction during neuro/muscular development. frederic pio.

W4072C    The role of Ca2+ permeability and Na+ conductance in cellular toxicity caused by hyperactive DEG/ENaC channels. Cristina Matthewman.

W4073A    Knock-out of C. elegans sirtuin sir-2.3 protects neurons from death. Rachele Sangaletti.

W4074B    The effect of sesame lignans on amyloid-beta toxicity in Caenorhabditis elegans model of Alzheimer's disease. Roongpetch Keowkase.

W4075C    Nematode disease model of Niemann-Pick C yields pharmacological bypass suppressors. Ethan Perlstein.

W4076A    Characterizing the role of swip-10 in the glutamatergic regulation of C. elegans dopamine neuron morphology. Chelsea Snarrenberg.

W4077B    Functional analysis of VPS41-mediated protection from β-Amyloid cytotoxicity. Edward Griffin.

W4078C    Sexually antagonistic male signals manipulate germline and soma of C. elegans hermaphrodites. Ilya Ruvinsky.

W4079A    Characterization of a CRISPR/Cas9 Mediated C. elegans HSF-1 Model Reveals a Complex Oxidative Response and Novel Oocyte Expression. Andrew Deonarine.

W4080B    Identifying Intrinsic Modulators of Neuronal Resilience in the C. elegans Dopaminergic System. Anthony Gaeta.

W4081C    Investigating DNA damage response pathways after exposure to various heavy metals in C. elegans. Julie Hall.

W4082A    Functional regulation of the DAF-16 by CBP-1-dependent acetylation in response to multiple stressors. Ao-Lin Hsu.

W4083B    Environmental stresses induce transgenerationally inheritable survival advantages via germline-to-soma communications. Saya Kishimoto.

W4084C    The C. elegans mitochondrial unfolded response induces dopaminergic neurodegeneration under prolonged cell-autonomous over-activation. Bryan Martinez.

W4085A    Chromatin remodeling proteins influence the Heat Shock Response in Caenorhabditis elegans. Mark Noble.

W4086B    Determining the Role of DBL-1 TGF-β Signaling in the Response to Potential Therapeutic Compounds in the C. elegans Model System. Geethanjali Ravindranathan.

W4087C    Interaction of telomerase deficiency with stress response pathways. Maya Spichal.

Cell Patterning and Morphogenesis

W4088A    in vivo mechanisms of epithelial junction formation. Jose Montoyo-Rosario.

W4089B    Non-autonomous roles of posterior Hox genes and SPON-1/F-Spondin in Q descendant migration. Matthew Josephson.

W4090C    Analyzing phosphorylation of LIN-31, a transcription factor involved in C. elegans cell fate specification. Hannah Kortbawi.

W4091A    C. elegans immunoglobulin superfamily members, syg-2 and syg-1, genetically interact with mig-5/dishevelled to control anteroposterior neurite growth of GABAergic motor neurons. Dana Tucker.

W4092B    A RhoGAP responds to axonal guidance signals to regulate actin nucleation during C. elegans morphogenesis. Andre Wallace.

W4093C    Using C. elegans PVD Neurons to Functionally Validate Neuropsychiatric Risk Genes. Cristina Aguirre-Chen.

W4094A    Impact of endocrine signaling on dendrite morphology during development. Claire Richardson.

W4095B    Genetic suppression of basement membrane defects by altered function of the Myotactin/LET-805 receptor. Jennifer Gotenstein.

W4096C    A regulatory genetic network in C. elegans embryos contributes to epidermal structural integrity during development. Melissa Kelley.

W4097A    Axon guidance of the posterior lateral microtubule in C. elegans through VAB-1 activation by EFN-1. Evelyn Popiel.

W4098B    Neurons and glia cooperate in assembly of the embryonic C. elegans nerve ring.. Georgia Rapti.

W4099C    Novel reinforcement of Ras signaling by Rap1 in C. elegans vulval patterning. Neal Rasmussen.

W4100A    Mechanosensing during C. elegans embryogenesis: Hunting for a putative mechanosensor. Shashi Kumar Suman.

W4101B    A Genetic Screen for Temperature-Sensitive, Morphogenesis Defective Mutants in C. elegans. Molly Jud.

W4102C    Male Specific Neurogenesis Depends on the Sexual State of the Seam in C. elegans. Noah Reger.

W4103A    Scaffolding Cells and Associated Molecular Factors in C. elegans Nerve Ring Development. Kris Barnes.

W4104B    Dissecting paired-box and odd-skipped transcriptional networks. Amy Groth.

W4105C    The Transcription Factors LIN-31 and LIN-1 Play a Role in C. elegans Vulval Morphorgenesis. Leilani Miller.

W4106A    Protein phosphatase 2A is crucial for muscle organization in C. elegans. Hiroshi Qadota.

W4107B    CRISPR/CAS-9 mediated engineering of the lin-3 egf locus enables the analysis of tissue-specific functions. Silvan Spiri.

W4108C    Unearthing the cues to tissue identity within the gonadal sheath. Laura Vallier.

W4109A    RNAi-based screens identify tube morephogenesis genes in the C. elegans spermatheca. Md. Asaduzzaman Khan.

Genomics, Gene Regulation and Technology

W4110B    Developing an assay for high throughput detection of dauer larvae in C. elegans. Maxwell Colonna.

W4111C    A developmental map of accessible chromatin in C. elegans. YAN DONG.

W4112A    CEC-4 reads histone H3K9 methylation to promote heterochromatin organization. Jennifer Harr.

W4113B    In search of C. elegans histone H3 lysine 27 methylation (H3K27me) ‘readers’. Arneet Saltzman.

W4114C    TGF-β signaling promotes competence for sleep in C. elegans. Desiree Goetting.

W4115A    Optogenetics of gene regulation in C. elegans. Arielle Lam.

W4116B    Modeling Craniofacial Diseases in C. elegans. Aditi Chandra.

W4117C    Genome engineering with the CRISPR/Cas9 system in C. elegans. Daniel Dickinson.

W4118A    Recombineering in C. elegans: genome editing using in vivo assembly of linear DNAs. Alexandre PAIX.

W4119B    Digital resources for high-throughput analysis of 3D spatial and temporal cell division dynamics in early embryos. Koji Kyoda.

W4120C    SSBD: an open database of quantitative data and microscopy images of biological dynamics. Yukako Tohsato.

W4121A   Unused program number

W4122B    Calcium imaging of a dopamine-regulated chemosensory circuit in Caenorhabditis elegans. Cory Kunkel.

W4123C    Differential Gene Expression within a Single Sex-Specific Class of Caenorhabditis elegans Neurons. Douglas Reilly.

W4124A    High throughput chemical genomics in C. elegans to screen for novel bioactives and their targets. Hala Zahreddine Fahs.

W4125B    Ribosomal DNA copy number as an unexplored potential source of heritable phenotypic variation. Elizabeth Morton.

W4126C    Textpresso: mining full text for efficiently obtaining information from the biological literature. Paul Sternberg.

W4127A    Metablomics meets genomics in Pristionchus pacificus: A highly specific esterase is involved in the synthesis of dauer inducing small molecules. Jan Meyer.

W4128B    Caenorhabditis sp. 34 is a sister species to C. elegans with marked differences in morphology and ecology. Asako Sugimoto.

W4129C    Large-scale genetic interaction maps for C. elegans embryonic development. Patricia Cipriani.

W4130A    Truncation of the RUNX transcription factor RNT-1 disrupts dopaminergic signaling in Caenorhabditis elegans. Sarah Robinson.

W4131B    Genome-wide mapping in C. elegans using a bulk segregant approach. Eyal Ben-David.

W4132C    Rational design of protein coding sequences that evade piRNA-mediated germline silencing. Daniel Dickinson.

W4133A    High-resolution microfluidic imaging platform for high-throughput drug discovery using C. elegans disease model. Sudip Mondal.

W4134B    Pilot study to map the Caenorhabditis elegans metabolome to its genome. Tyler Carter.

W4135C    Development of systems biology in Caenorhabditis elegans. Arthur Edison.

W4136A    Metabolomics of developmental stages of Caenorhabditis elegans using mixed populations. Francesca Ponce.

W4137B    The EAT-2 and GAR-3 acetylcholine receptors have distinct effects on pharyngeal muscle peristalsis. Alena Kozlova.

W4138C    Identification of genetic variation in Caenorhabditis elegans bleomycin sensitivity. Shannon Brady.

W4139A    Genetic and molecular tools for Caenorhabditis sp. 34, a sister species of C. elegans with a larger body size. Kenji Tsuyama.

W4140B    Neurologic and Genetic Analysis of Ginkgo biloba Extract Effects in Caenorhabditis elegans. Heather Cathcart.

W4141C    Evaluation of single-cell RNA sequencing measurements for use in developmental lineage reconstruction. Hannah Dueck.

W4142A    Chromsosomal context influences X chromosome targeting by the C. elegans Dosage Compensation Complex. Sarah Albritton.

W4143B    Identification of lin-35 (Rb) suppressors. Cynthia Becker.

W4144C    Mutagenesis of GATA motifs controlling the endoderm regulator elt-2 reveals distinct dominant and secondary cis-regulatory elements. Lawrence Du.

W4145A    Direct and positive regulation of bed-3 by BLMP-1 in C. elegans. Hei Tung Fong.

W4146B    Cellular proteomes drive tissue-specific regulation of the heat shock response. Eric Guisbert.

W4147C    A sexually dimorphic transcriptional switch integrates information about microbial environment and nutritional state to regulate exploratory behavior of C. elegans. Zoe Hilbert.

W4148A    Dynamic trans-splicing in C. elegans. Marija Jovanovic.

W4149B    Hox proteins generate neuronal diversity by regulating the transcriptional output of a single terminal selector gene. Paschalis Kratsios.

W4150C    X-box promoter motif searches: from C. elegans to humans to novel candidate ciliopathies. Gilbert Lauter.

W4151A    Caenorhabditis elegans BMP Transcriptional Program Implicates Collagen Remodeling in Body Size Regulation. Uday Madaan.

W4152B    Activation and Repression of Target Gene Expression in Neurons by the C. elegans RFX Transcription Factor, DAF-19. Katherine Mueller.

W4153C    Regulation of anterior lineage genes in C. elegans embryogenesis. Jonathan Rumley.

W4154A    Transcriptomic Analysis of C. elegans transgenic animals overexpressing human alpha-synuclein (A53T): Comparison to genes regulated in human Parkinson’s Disease brain tissues. Chenyin Wang.

RNAi, microRNAs, and Developmental Timing

W4155B    Overlapping microRNA networks during nematode development. Aurora Kerscher.

W4156C    Identification of microRNAs that regulate ovulation in C. elegans. Katherine Maniates.

W4157A    Investigating the role of KIN-20 in microRNA biogenesis, LIN-42 regulation and developmental timing. Christiane Olivero.

W4158B    A conserved yet uncharacterized RNA binding protein modulates microRNA activity during C. elegans development. Anna Zinovyeva.

W4159C    Using C. elegans cuticle collagen genes to dissect temporal regulation of gene expression during development. Patricia Abete Luzi.

W4160A    Role of nuclear Argonaute proteins in the inheritance of acquired stress resistance in C. elegans. Emiko Okabe.

W4161B    The effects of different food types on the reproductive physiology of C. elegans. Shashwat Mishra.

W4162C    Fluorescent beads are a versatile tool for staging C. elegans in different life histories. liberta nika.

W4163A    Sex-specific maturation of the C. elegans nervous system. Hannah Steinert.

W4164B    FAX-1 and UNC-42 transcription factors regulate developmental arrest in C. elegans. Bruce Wightman.

Intracellular Organelles, Trafficking, and the Cytoskeleton

W4165C    Dystrophin interactors in worms and flies. Kevin Edwards.

W4166A    Comparative genomics reveals novel genes associated with sensory cilia. Brian Piasecki.

W4167B    Coordinating microtubule organization with cell cycle state. Maria Sallee.

W4168C    Mechanisms of SYS-1/β-catenin centrosomal localization in early embryonic blastomeres. Josh Thompson.

W4169A    The effects of luteolin on the V-ATPase and the acidification of the FB-MOs in C.elegans sperm. Melissa Henderson.

W4170B    The calponin family member CHDP-1 promotes membrane expansion and interacts with Rac/CED-10 to regulate protrusion formation. Ying Guan.

W4171C    Caenorhabditis elegans extracellular matrix proteins regulate polycystin localization/activity and cilia integrity. Deanna De Vore.

W4172A    Intermediate filaments EXC‐2/IFC‐2 and IFA‐4 Maintain Tube Structure of the Excretory Canal of the nematode C. elegans. Hikmat Al Hashimi.

W4173B    Genetic Analysis in NimA-Related Kinase Pathways in C. elegans. David Fay.

W4174C    O-GlcNAc cycling and mitochondrial oxygen consumption. Matthew Mahaffey.

W4175A    Male Chemosensory Pathways that Modulate Sperm Navigation Performance. Hieu Hoang.

W4176B    Three conserved tetraspanin proteins positively modulate BMP signaling in C. elegans. Zhiyu Liu.

W4177C    AMPK-related kinase UNC-82 has genetic and probable physical interactions with paramyosin. NaTasha Schiller.

W4178A    A Tale of Two SNPs: Genetic Analysis of the Dopamine Transporter Structure and Function in DAT-1 Coding Variants Derived from the C. elegans Million Mutation Project. Phyllis Freeman.

W4179B    The Caenorhabditis elegans excreted-secreted protein fraction is enriched in innate immunity related proteins. Patricia Berninsone.

W4180C    Investigating the function of intestinal cell-cell communication in peptide secretion. Lisa Learman.

W4181A    Understanding the secretion mechanism of VAPB/ALS8 MSP. Hala Zein-Sabatto.

W4182B    Identification of Conserved MEL-28/ELYS Domains with Essential Roles in Nuclear Assembly and Chromosome Segregation. Peter Askjaer.

W4183C    LIN-10 promotes LET-23 EGFR signalling independently of LIN-2 and LIN-7. Kimberley Gauthier.

W4184A    Miro and dynein localize mitochondria in the intestine. Takao Inoue.

W4185B    The liprin protein SYD-2 regulates synaptic vesicle localization in C. elegans. Xia Li.

W4186C    In vivo function of the Kinesin-3 motor, KLP-4. Jay Pieczynski.

W4187A    A Search for Novel Presynaptic Determinants of Dopamine Signaling in C. elegans. Osama Refai.

W4188B    A C. elegans model for Human Antigen R. Zhe Yang.

W4189C    A vesicle-intrinsically regulated pathway for apical polarity. Nan Zhang.

Human Disease Models

M5001A    Oncogenic Role of BRE (BRCC45) by USP7-mediated CDC25A Deubiquitylation. Kajal Biswas.

M5002B    Genes, Orthologs, and Human Diseases: How Model Organism Databases and the Gene Ontology Empower Knowledge Discovery. Judith Blake.

M5003C    Neonatal Exposure to UV-Radiation and NER Pathway Deficiencies Enhance Melanomagenesis In A Novel Transgenic K5-Edn3 Mouse Model. Diana Cardero.

M5004A    In Vivo Modeling of Heritable Dopamine Transporter Dysfunction Associated with Neuropsychiatric Disorders. Gwynne Davis.

M5005B    KDM1A inhibition may contribute to MAPT (tau)-mediated neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s disease. Amanda Engstrom.

M5006C    Degenerative transformations in the Liver and Gonads of male Wister albino rats by Irvingia gabonensis (Aubery-Lecomte ex O'Rouke) Seed extract. Hannah Etta.

M5007A    Embryo and neonate phenotyping identifies new genes essential for mammalian development. Ann Flenniken.

M5008B    Gene expression and regulation in food restricted mice. Douglas Guarnieri.

M5009C    The role of Arid1a as a suppressor of spontaneous mammary tumors in mice. Nithya Kartha.

M5010A    Mitochondrial Fetal Drive in Response to Nutritional Stress During Gestation. Robert Kesterson.

M5011B    A spontaneous mutation of neurexin III in the 129S1/SvImJ strain of mice enhances empathic fear behavior. Sehoon Keum.

M5012C    Animal Models in Diabetes Research. Karunakaran Kumar.

M5013A    Integrated analysis of the Jackson Laboratory Knockout Mouse Project 2 (KOMP2) data. Vivek Kumar.

M5014B    Identifying Causal Variants for an Allergen-Induced Inflammation QTL. Lucas Laudermilk.

M5015C    Identification of Genetic Modifier Loci that Affect Early Sudden Death in a Mouse Model of Accelerated Heart Aging. Sarah Lewis.

M5016A    Resistance mitigating effect of Artemisia annua on Plasmodium berghei ANKA and Plasmodium yoelii. Kangethe Lucy.

M5017B    Long-term exercise positively benefits body composition and metabolism during aging in a sex-dependent manner. Rachel McMullan.

M5018C    Mutations in PI(3,5)P2 biosynthesis and neurological disease in human and mouse. Miriam Meisler.

M5019A    Systematization of the regulation of mammalian chromosome biology with evolutionary genetics & OMICs: A synopsis - 2016. Ferez Nallaseth.

M5020B    A Novel Mouse Model of Leptomeningeal Melanocytic Disease Based on the Overexpression of GRM1 (mGluR1). Joseph Palmer.

M5021C    One RING to Rule Them All: RNF212 Regulates The Size of The Ovarian Follicle Pool. Huanyu Qiao.

M5022A    Effect of ketogenic diet on endurance running performance in males and females of two genetically distinct mouse strains. Andreea Radulescu.

M5023B    IMPC metabolic phenotyping: Systemic search for new gene functions associated with disturbances in energy balance regulation and glucose homeostasis. Jan Rozman.

M5024C    Extracellular matrix perturbations in the urinary tract of mouse model of vesicoureteral reflux. Fatima Tokhmafshan.

M5025A    Translating between human and mouse genetics and phenotypes using the Human-Mouse: Disease Connection. Monika Tomczuk.

M5026B    Identifying enhancers that regulate genes critical in mouse spermatogenesis. Tina Tran.

M5027C    Investigating the phenotype of Lyplal1 knockout mice. Rachel Watson.

M5028A    Analysis of odor identification in B6;129-Psen1tm1Mpm Tg(APPSwe, tauP301L)1Lfa/Mmjax mice. Lisa Webb.

M5029B    SIK1 is a key regulator of adipose mass, glucose and lipid metabolism in mice. David West.

M5030C    High-throughput multi-system phenotyping identifies pleiotropy and novel gene function. David West.

M5031A    Newly formed heterotopic bone in Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressive still requires Activin A for maintenance and expansion. LiQin Xie.

M5032B    A trypsin-like protease from Alternaria alternata allergens promotes airway inflammation through activation of protease-activated receptor-2/β-arrestin signaling. Michael Yee.

M5033C    An OVA-sensitized and MCh-challenged mouse phenotyping screen for new genes involved in lung function and respiratory disease. Yingchun Zhu.

Stem Cells

M5034A    Investigating Operative DNA Damage Response Pathways in Mouse Primordial Germ Cells. Jordana Bloom.

M5035B    Top3b-null Mice Show Defective Neurogenesis, Synaptic Plasticity and Increased Anxiety. Yuyoung Joo.

M5036C    Investigating how cytoskeletal protein mutations cause Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis disease using neuronal cells differentiated from mouse embryonic stem cells. Kim Nguyen.

M5037A    Androgen receptor plays distinct roles in prostate basal and luminal cells and is required for rare stem cell activities in both compartments. Zhu Wang.

M5038B    Mammalian Retinal Regeneration in Response to an α7 nAChR Agonist. Mark Webster.


M5039C    A Transgenic Mouse Model for Understanding cis and trans Mechanisms of lncRNA Jpx in vivo. Sarah Carmona.

M5040A    The cytosine methylase DIM-2 and the H3K9 methylase DIM-5 mediate clustered mutation of repetitive DNA sequences in Neurospora crassa. Eugene Gladyshev.

M5041B    Histone H3R17me2a Mark Recruits TET3 to Initiate Active DNA Demethylation in mouse Zygotes. Yuki Hatanaka.

M5042C    Downregulation of MBD2, a Mi-2/NuRD Chromatin Remodeling Complex Component, Potentiates Erythroid Terminal Differentiation and Hemoglobin Synthesis by Allowing the DNA Binding of TFCP2 (CP2c) TF Complexes. Chul Geun Kim.

M5043A    A Targeting Small Molecule Inhibitor of MBD2-GATAD2A Interaction Induces Myeloid Leukemia Cell-specific Cell Death. Chul Geun Kim.

M5044B    Genome wide analysis of transcriptional profiles of Usp22 mutant placentas reveal impaired cancer signaling cascades. Evangelia Koutelou.

M5045C    Imprinted DNA methylation status can be reconstituted by combining activity of distinct H19 ICR elements in mice. Hitomi Matsuzaki.

M5046A    On the role of the epigenetic factor PRDM9 in meiosis of the wild mouse. Zdenek Trachtulec.

Comparative Genomics, Computational Methods & Evolution

M5047B    Full length transcript sequencing of wild derived mouse strains identifies strain specific novel gene structures. Monica Abrudan.

M5048C    Integration of heterogeneous cross-species functional genomics data in Jason Bubier.

M5049A    High throughput screening of International Knock-out Mouse Consortium leads to novel gene-phenotype annotations. James Clark.

M5050B    New exome sequencing of wild derived inbred strains of mice significantly improves power to link phenotype and genotype. Matt Dean.

M5051C    Deep genome sequencing and variation analysis of 13 inbred mouse strains defines candidate phenotypic alleles, private variation, and homozygous truncating mutations. Anthony Doran.

M5052A    Functional annotation of proteoforms in the Mouse Genome Database using the Protein Ontology. Harold Drabkin.

M5053B   Unused program number

M5054C    Rapid evolution of co-amplified X and Y chromosome genes and genomic structures in mice. Alyssa Kruger.

M5055A    The future of reference assembly updates. Valerie Schneider.

M5056B    Identifying genetic factors associated with extinction of strains in the Collaborative Cross. John Shorter.

M5057C    The genomes of Mus caroli and Mus pahari uncover the evolutionary dynamics of the mouse lineage. David Thybert.

Technological Innovations

M5058A    Genetic pest management technologies to control invasive rodents. Dona Kanavy.

M5059B    Unexpected translation reinitiation by on-target CRISPR-Cas9 genome editing. Shigeru Makino.

M5060C    Optimisation and high-throughput production of CRISPR/Cas9-mediated knockout mouse strains. Ed Ryder.


M5061A    Elevated canonical Wnt signalling disrupts development of the embryonic midline and may underlie cases of ZIC3-associated Heterotaxy. Ruth Arkell.

M5062B    HOX proteins are essential for motor neuron subtype differentiation and connectivity by regulating the expression of Ret/Gfra genes. Catarina Catela.

M5063C    Genetic studies of large mammalian sex chromosome palindromes harboring testicular germline genes. Quinn Ellison.

M5064A    Embryonic Spacing in the C3H Mouse: A Model for Abnormal Pregnancies in Mammals? Samantha Fletcher.

M5065B    Role of a 3’UTR-dependent DAZL suppression in mouse postnatal ovary. Kurumi Fukuda.

M5066C    SOX9 in developing heart valves and adult valve disease. Pamela Hoodless.

M5067A    Linear-(de)ubiquitination – a (uro)chordate specific mechanism - regulates Wnt signaling in the mouse. Sofiia Ivantsiv.

M5068B    Sperm proteome maturation in the mouse epididymis. Timothy Karr.

M5069C    The role of Robo genes during development of the intervertebral discs. Lisa Lawson.

M5070A    Study of dendritic cell development in vitro and in vivo using immortalized hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells. Chien-Kuo Lee.

M5071B    A novel hypomorphic smoothened allele results in impaired sonic hedgehog signaling and skeletal defects. Alyssa Long.

M5072C    Mice mutant for Cecr2, which codes for a chromatin remodelling protein, show severe male subfertility that significantly improves with age. Heather McDermid.

M5073A    Regulation of murine coat color by transgenic expression of endothelin 3. Javier Pino.

M5074B    Simulation of transient oscillatory Neurog3 expression during pancreatic duct development. Gerhard Przemeck.

M5075C    Oscillatory Expression of cyclin A2 Requires the E2F Consensus Binding Site. Jessica Rakijas.

M5076A    The cilia protein ARL13B regulates axon guidance in the mouse hindbrain. Sarah Suciu.

M5077B    Population Variability and The Teratogenic Effects of Exposure to 2, 3, 7, 8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin During Pregnancy. Melanie Warren.

M5078C    The meiotic functions of aurora kinases during spermatogenesis in mice. Stephen Wellard.

M5079A    Epithelial development of pharyngeal arches and intestine requires a member of S100 protein. Shuying Xie.

M5080B    Establishing bipotentiality for gonadal differentiation. Yisheng Yang.

M5081C    Embryonic lethality in mice expressing conditionally-stabilized Ctnnb1 under control of Tg(Vil-cre)997Gum. Ephraim Amiel Yusi.

M5082A    Post-transcriptional regulation of mouse neurogenesis by pumilio proteins. Meng Zhang.

M5083B    Wnt/beta-catenin signaling modulates cytoskeleton dynamics to direct mammalian neural tube closure. Chengji Zhou.

Cancer & Immunology

M5084C    An inbred Tp53 rat model exhibits a tumor spectrum similar to human Li-Fraumeni syndrome. James Amos-Landgraf.

M5085A    Arl13b is a Novel Target for the Treatment of Medulloblastoma. Sarah Bay.

M5086B    Determining the significance of space radiation exposures: high resolution genomic mapping to determine overlap in susceptibility loci for HZE-ion induced, γ-ray induced, and spontaneous phenotypes in outbred mice. Elijah Edmondson.

M5087C    Complex genetic regulation of immune cell composition and activity in a genetically variable population. Martin Ferris.

M5088A    Evaluation of premetastatic niche formation in a mouse model of spontaneous melanoma lung metastasis. Juliano Freitas.

M5089B    GNL3 modulates prostate cancer metastasis susceptibility. Minnkyong Lee.

M5090C    Molecular analysis of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)-independent colorectal cancers. CAROLINA MANTILLA ROJAS.

M5091A    Host genetic and gut microbiota variability within the C57BL/6-ApcMin mouse affects the intestinal tumor phenotype. Jacob Moskowitz.

M5092B    Nuclear to cytoplasmic relocalization of cyclin C directs stress-induced mitochondrial fission and promotes apoptosis in yeast and mouse cell lines. Randy Strich.

M5093C    Combinatorial regulation of BATF and BATF2 in LPS-stimulated and Mycobacterium-infected inflammatory responses. Harukazu Suzuki.

Translational & Systems Genetics

M5094A    Susceptibility to diethylstilbestrol exposure in mice. David Aylor.

M5095B    Systemic metabolic effects exerted by a point mutation in the RED subdomain of PAX6. Nirav Chhabra.

M5096C    Congenic localization of the Moo1 obesity QTL to 319 kb. Susanne Clee.

M5097A    Dll1- and Dll4-mediated Notch signaling in adult pancreatic β-cells is essential for the structural integrity of the islets of Langerhans and maintenance of glucose homeostasis. Marina Fuetterer.

M5098B    Quantitative Genetic Analysis of MUC5AC and MUC5B in a Mouse Model of Asthma. Samir Kelada.

M5099C    GeneLab: A systems biology platform for spaceflight omics data. Sigrid Reinsch.

International Resources

M5100A    Rat Resource and Research Center. Elizabeth Bryda.

M5101B    Using the web-based genome browser gEVAL, to evaluate and improve the draft assemblies of 18 strains for the Mouse Genomes Project. William Chow.

M5102C    Phylogenetically based Gene Ontology (GO) Annotations using the Phylogenetic Annotation and INference Tool (PAINT). Karen Christie.

M5103A    Catalogue of identified mutations in RIKEN ENU Mutant Mouse Library: a new approach for the studies on polygenic traits. Ryutaro Fukumura.

M5104B    Utilizing NCBI’s Mouse Genome Resources. Tripti Gupta.

M5105C    Analysis of the Collaborative Cross founder strains at the German Mouse Clinic identify new and known phenotypes. Heike Kollmus.

M5106A    Mouse SNPs and polymorphisms data on Mouse Genome Informatics. MeiYee Law.

M5107B    Mouse Genome Nomenclature at MGI, Improved by Collaboration. Monica McAndrews.

M5108C    Informing the Genetic Basis of Disease: Informatics for The International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium. Terry Meehan.

M5109A    The Systems Genetics Core Facility at UNC. Darla Miller.

M5110B    What’s New in Mouse Genome Informatics (MGI)? Joel Richardson.

M5111C    Mouse Genome Informatics tools for batch data searches and retrieval. David Shaw.

M5112A    The Gene Expression Database (GXD): mouse developmental expression information at your fingertips. Constance Smith.


Z6001A    Investigating the role of tetraploid intermediates in melanoma progression. Revati Darp.

Z6002B    Optical Control of Cancer Initiation in Zebrafish. Zhiping Feng.

Z6003C    Synergy between Loss of NF1 and Overexpression of MYCN in Neuroblastoma Is Mediated by the GAP-related Domain. Shuning He.

Z6004A    Somatic deficiency of DNA polymerase α causes tissue-specific nuclear atypia and apoptosis in Zebrafish. Alex lin.

Z6005B    PHF6 keeps hematopoietic lineage development in check. Siebe Loontiens.

Z6006C    Investigating Colorectal Cancer Metastasis to Liver in Zebrafish. Srijita Mukhopadhyay.

Z6007A    aMOTIV microscopy: mechanical characterization of the in vivo tissue microenvironment, a step towards living mechanical histology. Kandice Tanner.

Z6008B    Studying the functionality of the homologous repair pathway in zebrafish embryos: heading for an in vivo functional test to evaluate the pathogenicity of BRCA2 variants identified in breast/ovarian cancer patients. Jeroen Vierstraete.

Z6009C    Probing cancer genomes using tissue-specific genome editing. Rajesh Vyas.

Z6010A    Understanding the mechanistic roles of Integrin Alpha 6 in tumor development using humanized zebrafish model system. Ashley Williams.

Z6011B    Identification of melanoma progenitor cells remaining after regression in zebrafish models. Sonia Wojciechowska.

Cell Lineages

Z6012C    Assessing the Lineage Fate of First Vs. Second Heart Field Derived Cells in Cardiac Development and Regeneration. Jhelum Choubey.

Cell Biology and Cell Structure

Z6013A    Sensory cilia functions in zebrafish. Judith Bergboer.

Z6014B    Positional cues within the nucleus underlie the dynamic chromosome events of meiosis in zebrafish. Sean Burgess.

Z6015C    marsyas: a zebrafish mutant in GBF1 showing defects in epithelial integrity. Thomas Hawkins.

Z6016A    Differential Lectin Binding and Coronary Angiography in Zebrafish and Giant danio. Olubusola Shifatu.

Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

Z6017B    Type-Specific Cells Differentiate into Neurons in Spinal Cord of Zebrafish Embryos after Hypoxic Stress or Injury. Chih Wei Zeng.

Chemical Biology

Z6018C    The neurosteroids alfaxalone and allopregnanolone protect larval zebrafish against PTZ-induced deficits. Pia Lundegaard.

Z6019A    Optogenetic Control of Cell Ablation for Regeneration Studies of Spinal Cord Injuries. Karen Mruk.

Z6020B    Discovery of novel psychotrophic agents using zebrafish larval behavioral assays. Ashley Williams.

Z6021C    Vanderbilt Phenotypic Discovery Resource:Screening, Discovery, Crowdsourcing. Charles Williams.

Early Development and Morphogenesis

Z6022A    Melanophore-iridophore interactions during adult pigment pattern maintenance in zebrafish. Emily Bain.

Z6023B    Using zebrafish to probe how Cdx transcription factors specify the posterior spinal cord. Alana Beadell.

Z6024C    A transcriptomics analysis of tbx5a and tbx5b during early fin and heart development. Erin Boyle Anderson.

Z6025A    Vegf signaling promotes vasculogenesis and arterial specification by upregulating Etv2 / Etsrp expression. David Casie Chetty.

Z6026B    Roles of RyR-mediated intracellular calcium mobilization in muscle development and function. Alexis Chagovetz.

Z6027C    Zebrafish GCaMP6s transgenic lines for imaging calcium activities in vivo. Jiakun Chen.

Z6028A    Zebrafish dyrk1aa, an orthologue of human Down syndrome gene DYRK1A, plays a role in cerebrovascular development. Hyun-Ju Cho.

Z6029B    A morphogenetic role for FGF signaling in zebrafish cardiac looping and ballooning. Briana Christophers.

Z6030C    Maturation of Photoreceptor Cells during Zebrafish Retinal Development. Cátia Crespo.

Z6031A    Regulation of canonical Wnt signaling activity by zebrafish Nup62l. Zongbin Cui.

Z6032B    Opto-CRISPR : a new tool for genome editing at the single cell level. Bertrand Ducos.

Z6033C    Reverse genetics screening for uveal coloboma in zebrafish using CRISPR-Cas9 mediated genome editing. Sunit Dutta.

Z6034A    Tbx5a functions in migration of cardiac and forelimb precursors of the anterior lateral plate mesoderm in zebrafish. Lindsey Fong.

Z6035B    Investigating role of breast tumor kinase/protein tyrosine kinase 6 (Brk/PTK6) during zebrafish development using TALEN-generated knockout alleles. Samantha Foster.

Z6036C    Temporal and spatial requirements for Nodal‐induced anterior mesendoderm and mesoderm in anterior neurulation. Ngawang Gonsar.

Z6037A    The Effect of Timing on Wnt Induced Neural Posteriorization. David Green.

Z6038B    Zebrafish Zic2a and Zic2b play redundant roles in brain, retinal and craniofacial morphogenesis. Yevgenya Grinblat.

Z6039C    Using diapause as a platform to dissect and understand various signaling pathways and regulatory mechanisms during early embryo development. CHI-KUO HU.

Z6040A    Immune cell-independent elimination of signaling-perturbed cells support robustness of early vertebrate embryogenesis. Tohru Ishitani.

Z6041B    unc119 genes are required for cilia function in zebrafish. Francesca Jean.

Z6042C   Unused program number

Z6043A    Cartilage development requires the function of Estrogen-related receptor alpha that directly regulates sox9 expression in zebrafish. Yong-Il Kim.

Z6044B    Characterisation of tail mutants in the self-fertilising mangrove killifish. Tetsu Kudo.

Z6045C    Vitamin D receptor signaling is required to modulate BMP signaling during cranial cartilage development in zebrafish. Hye-Joo Kwon.

Z6046A    Development of left-right asymmetries in the vertebrate brain. Ingrid Lekk.

Z6047B    Roles of PGE2 signaling pathway in ciliogenesis and organ development. Wenyan Li.

Z6048C    Probing how cell sorting refines developmental patterning. Zairan Liu.

Z6049A    The requirement of cell-matrix interactions for planar cell polarity and convergence and extension. Anna Love.

Z6050B    Sox2 and canonical Wnt signaling co-regulate multipotent tailbud progenitors. Benjamin Martin.

Z6051C    Zebrafish ambra1a and ambra1b silencing affects heart development. Giacomo Meneghetti.

Z6052A    Eph-ephrin signaling maintains the boundary of the embryonic left-right organizer during laterality development in fish. Anming Meng.

Z6053B    Transcriptional Regulation of Neural Plate Patterning by Wnt Signaling through the Sp1 family of Transcription Factors. Saurav Mohanty.

Z6054C    Biomechanics of zebrafish gastrulation. Alessandro Mongera.

Z6055A    Role of Snail1b in migration of Posterior Lateral Line primodium. Uma Neelathi.

Z6056B    The formation of dorsal axial structures in zebrafish requires the activity of a homolog of the Drosophila gene squid, which regulates dorsal patterning in flies. Marcia O'Connell.

Z6057C    Development of the second pharyngeal pouch in zebrafish; Interface of discrete developmental systems. Kazunori Okada.

Z6058A    The role of TGFβ member Gdf3 in left-right patterning. Jose Pelliccia.

Z6059B    The zebrafish specter mutant: a role for Cyclin B1 in early embryogenesis. Tetiana Petrachkova.

Z6060C    Investigating the role of cadherin-mediated cell adhesion during planar cell polarity. Dianna Prince.

Z6061A    Tbx20 is an essential regulator of cardiomyocyte proliferation in zebrafish. Linda Raphel.

Z6062B    Cytoskeletal regulation by racgap1: required for more than just cytokinesis. Sarah Richards.

Z6063C    Roles of RyR-mediated intracellular calcium mobilization in tissue patterning during development. Erin Ritchie.

Z6064A    Gpr15 Adhesion GPCR is an essential component of the Wnt/Planar cell polarity signaling during zebrafish early development. Isabelle Roszko.

Z6065B    Loss of SET- and MYND-domain-containing protein 1a (SMYD1a) leads to sarcomeric disorganization in zebrafish. Steven Rudeck.

Z6066C    Identification of neuromast disruptor compounds through in vivo screening in zebrafish . Rachna Sachanandani.

Z6067A    Intracellular calcium release by Ryanodine Receptors is required for Hh-dependent cell formation and gene expression. Dana Shaw.

Z6068B    Zebrafish Marcksb regulates dorsoventral axis formation by controlling BMP secretion. Yong-Hua Sun.

Z6069C    Role of MK2/TTP pathway in early development and innate immunity in zebrafish. Bhavna Tandon.

Z6070A    The regulatory subunits of calcineurin differentially direct zebrafish brain development. Robert Thorn.

Z6071B    Regulation of cell shape changes during brain morphogenesis. Mike Visetsouk.

Z6072C    Fascin actin-bundling protein 1 is required for trafficking and signaling of TGF-β type I receptors during endoderm formation. Qiang Wang.

Z6073A    Bmp3 is a novel regulator of neural crest cells and ocular fissure closure. Sonya Widen.

Z6074B    MiR-145 regulates liver development through Progranulin A signaling in zebrafish. Jen-Leih Wu.

Z6075C    A family of FOX genes determines precise spatial patterns of growth and differentiation within craniofacial skeleton. Pengfei Xu.

Z6076A    The molecular mechanism for the termination of segmentation clock during zebrafish somitogenesis. Taijiro Yabe.

Z6077B    Foxc1a plays essential roles in zebrafish cardiogenesis. Yunyun Yue.

Z6078C    Optical control of physiological processes in Zebrafish: the case of fgf8a. Weiting Zhang.

Emerging Technologies: Genetics and Genomics

Z6079A    BATCH-GE: Batch analysis of Next-Generation Sequencing data for genome editing assessment. Annekatrien Boel.

Z6080B    Programming the Third Genome Through Mitochondrial DNA Editing. Jarryd Campbell.

Z6081C    Influences of the gut microbiome on behavioral and stress responses in isogenic mice and zebrafish populations. Daniel Davis.

Z6082A    Cdk5-mediated kinase cascade regulates morphogenesis of the intrahepatic biliary network. Manali Dimri.

Z6083B    Optimizing CRISPR/Cas9 rates of mutagenesis and germ-line transmission. Benjamin Feldman.

Z6084C    Intraspecific susceptibility to environmental toxicant PCB 126 mediated by variation in xenobiotic metabolism gene cyp1a in zebrafish. Lindsay Holden.

Z6085A    Zebrafish Genomics Resources – What’s There and What’s Next? Kerstin Howe.

Z6086B    Leveraging comparative genomics for zebrafish annotation. Jane Loveland.

Z6087C    The Status of Line Rederivation At The Zebrafish International Resource Center (ZIRC). Andrzej Nasiadka.

Z6088A    NCBI’s Zebrafish Genome Resources. Nuala O'Leary.

Z6089B    Improving Homology-Directed Repair efficiencies in zebrafish. Andy Willaert.

Z6090C    CRISPR-Cas9 based knock-in in zebrafish to facilitate streamlined visual genotyping. Roland Wu.

Z6091A    Determining the functional significance of variant human alleles using zebrafish. Xiaoang Xing.

Z6092B    A comprehensive map and comparative analysis of cis-regulatory elements in the zebrafish genome. Hongbo Yang.

Z6093C    Establish a Zebrafish genetic mosaic system for single-cell resolution phenotypic analysis of mutant cells. Guoxin Zhang.

Emerging Technologies: Non-genetic Methods

Z6094A    Validation of a cost-effective method to record electrographic activity in larval zebrafish brain. Marina Gonsales.

Endodermal and Mesodermal Organs

Z6095B    Myomesin2 - a potential candidate gene for congenital heart defects. Karin Troelsen.

Z6096C    The zebrafish prox1a controls liver development by regulating Wnt signaling pathway. Bo Zhang.


Z6097A    Global identification of the genetic networks and cis-regulatory elements of the cold response in zebrafish. Liangbiao Chen.

Z6098B    Evolutionarily Conserved Functional Compatibility of The Lysosomal Symporter Spin/Spns1 over One-Billion Years across Species. Shuji Kishi.

Z6099C    Tracing the Evolutionary History of the SLC1 Gene Family. André Lehnherr.

Z6100A    Transcriptional landscape of the major pancreatic cells reveals conserved expression patterns amongst distant vertebrate species. Bernard PEERS.

Z6101B    The Functional Studies of miR-7132 on the Erythropoiesis. Qianghua Xu.

Gametogenesis and Reproduction

Z6102C    Zebrafish as a model to comparatively study male and female meiosis and sexually dimorphic responses to meiotic perturbations. Yana Blokhina.

Z6103A    Igf3 and Amh, two Fsh-responsive growth factors, regulate spermatogonial differentiation in a concerted manner. Jan Bogerd.

Z6104B    An improved method for gynogenesis in zebrafish produces fertile males. Thomas Delomas.

Z6105C    Wnt4a is expressed in the early gonad and is required for normal female sex determination. Michelle Kossack.

Z6106A    Polycystic ovarian syndrome in zebrafish mutants for the TGF-beta signaling molecule Gsdf. John Postlethwait.

Gene Regulation

Z6107B    Zebrafish liver diurnal gene expression and comparative transcriptomics. Ghislain Breton.

Z6108C    Profiling the active genomic elements of progenitor cells in the zebrafish optic tectum and telencephalon. Rosaria ESPOSITO.

Z6109A    Transcriptional Regulation of Heart Development in Zebrafish by ZNF143. Laura Huning.

Z6110B    Wdr68/Dcaf7 is required to stabilize Dyrk1a protein and function. Robert Nissen.

Z6111C    New insights into the role of DNA methylation in development and disease from a zebrafish model of ICF syndrome. Srivarsha Rajshekar.

Z6112A    Identifying interacting ligands of human RORγ using transgenic zebrafish. Rachel Sung.

Z6113B    Regulation of brain and heart development in zebrafish by the autism risk factor CHD8. Jessica Tracy.

Z6114C    MicroRNA regulation of BMP signaling and its effects on vascular smooth muscle cells. Charlene Watterston.

Z6115A    Efficient CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing for heat shock-mediated conditional regulation in zebrafish. Yu-Ching Wu.

Z6116B    Characterization of the Meis2 locus. Ted Zerucha.

Hematopoiesis and Vascular Biology

Z6117C    Precise levels of the transcription factor gata2, modulated through a conserved cis-element, are required for generation of definitive hematopoietic stem cells. Tomasz Dobrzycki.

Z6118A    bif modulates the BMP pathway to pattern lateral plate mesoderm into primitive red blood cells. Joey GHERSI.

Z6119B    Cardiac lymphatic development in the adult zebrafish. Michael Harrison.

Z6120C    foxc1a and foxc1b exhibit distinct compensatory requirements during brain and trunk angiogenesis and haematopoietic stem cell formation in zebrafish. Zhen Jiang.

Z6121A    Vegfa signaling promotes zebrafish intestinal vasculature development through endothelial cell migration from the posterior cardinal vein. Andrew Koenig.

Z6122B    DLC1 is a negative regulator of directed endothelial cell migration during embryonic vascular development. Tanja Linnerz.

Z6123C    Heparin Receptor Involvement in Zebrafish Angiogenesis. Linda Lowe-Krentz.

Z6124A    Effect on lymphoid transcriptional regulation factors correlate with the downregulation of lmna during hemotopoiesis. liping shu.

Z6125B    Establish an Tg(zgata1:g6pd-EGFP) zebrafish with a deficiency of 118-144 site on g6pd. liping shu.

Z6126C    Integrin Alpha 6 Is Required for Neurovascular Development Of The Hindbrain In Danio Rerio. Vinoth Sittaramane.

Z6127A    Deciphering the mechanism of action of ApoB lipoproteins on endothelial cells. Hanoch Tempelhof.

Z6128B    Reck is a novel component of the canonical Wnt signaling pathway required for the formation of the brain blood vasculature and its barriergenic differentiation. Jesus Torres-Vazquez.

Z6129C    The function of prdxI during vascular development in zebrafish. Chang-Yi Wu.


Z6130A    A 24-hour Buffet: Effects of Culturing Zebrafish Under Continuous Illumination from Fertilization to Adulthood. Thomas Delomas.

Z6131B   Unused program number

Z6132C    Optimization of Larval Zebrafish Husbandry: Getting More with Less. David Zitser.

Infection and Immunity

Z6133A    A zebrafish model of acute kidney injury associated with systemic infection induced by intravascular bacteria injection. Liyan Cui.

Z6134B    Host-Directed Therapies for Tuberculosis: Discoveries from a Zebrafish Chemical Screen. Molly Matty.

Z6135C    Role of Developmental Signaling Pathways in Mycobacterial Pathogenesis. Allison (Ali) Rosenberg.

Z6136A    Investigating interleukin-2 receptor family signaling in zebrafish. Robert Sertori.

Metabolism and Physiology

Z6137B    DBP is essentially required for zebrafish embryogenesis. Seong-Kyu Choe.

Z6138C    Ketohexokinase, a fructose metabolic enzyme plays an important role in somatogenesis and angiogenesis during early embryonic development. Changzoon Chun.

Z6139A    Circadian modulation of autophagy rhythms directly through the nuclear hormone receptor Rev-erbα and indirectly via C/ebpβ in zebrafish. Guodong Huang.

Z6140B    Involvement of The p62-Nrf2 Pathway as A Protection Mechanism against Spns1 Deficiency in Zebrafish. Alam Khan.

Z6141C    Genetic Interaction between Spns1 and v-ATPase and Their Counteractive Dual Defects in Premature Autolysosomal Fusion and Developmental Senescence. Shanshan Lian.

Z6142A    A transgenic approach to visualize mitochondrial dynamics associated with renal function and disease. Yuya Sugano.

Models of Human Disease

Z6143B    Characterizing the craniofacial Tft9N/ddx10 zebrafish mutant. Kholod Alharthi.

Z6144C   Unused program number

Z6145A    The regenerating fin as a model to examine the skeletal defects of Roberts Syndrome. Rajeswari Banerji.

Z6146B    Zebrafish mutants lacking kiaa0753, a regulator of centriole duplication, phenotypically mimic human ciliopathies. Kevin Bishop.

Z6147C    Zebrafish as a model for eye disease: congenital cataracts. Lindy Brastrom.

Z6148A    Comparison of locomotion and cerebellar morphology in CRISPR snx14, pink1 and pla2g6 F0 mutants. Elena Buglo.

Z6149B    Understanding Fanconi anemia core complex and associated proteins by multiplexed CRISPR/Cas9-mediated knockout mutant generation. Blake Carrington.

Z6150C    Model of lymphedema and rescue by regulating MEK/ERK activity. Joanne Chan.

Z6151A    Larval phenotype of the zebrafish model of Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome. Celine CLUZEAU.

Z6152B    Generating zebrafish models of human disease to facilitate drug discovery. Ann Davidson.

Z6153C    Functional Characterization of Epilepsy Related Genes in Zebrafish. Tyson Fuller.

Z6154A    Determining the roles of mab21l2 in vertebrate eye development. Natalie Gath.

Z6155B    Loss of type I collagen telopeptide lysyl hydroxylation causes musculoskeletal abnormalities in a zebrafish model of Bruck syndrome. Charlotte Gistelinck.

Z6156C    Establishing a zebrafish model for giant axonal neuropathy. Suman Gurung.

Z6157A    Functional study of appetite regulation in the arcuate nucleus of hypothalamus by zebrafish orexigenic models. G.M. Her.

Z6158B    Establishment of stable zebrafish genetic models for studying myotonic dystrophy. Melissa Hinman.

Z6159C    Novel genes critical for hypoxic preconditioning in zebrafish are regulators of insulin and glucose metabolism. Farhad Imam.

Z6160A    Identifying Mechanisms of Gastrointestinal Distress in Zebrafish Based Autism Models. David James.

Z6161B    Functional Analysis of Parla and Parlb Paralogs in Zebrafish. Megan Jung.

Z6162C    Characterization of DPP6 Neuronal Expression in Zebrafish (Danio rerio). Elyse Kite.

Z6163A    Precision medicine for hearing loss: zebrafish based drug screen. Alaa Koleilat.

Z6164B    Validation of a zebrafish FOP model. Melissa LaBonty.

Z6165C    Zebrafish as a disease model for Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex. Samuel MacDonnell.

Z6166A    Ewsa inhibits TP53-mutation dependent tumorigenesis in zebrafish. Justin Mehojah.

Z6167B    Discovery of neuroprotective small molecules to treat Parkinson’s disease. Han Mo.

Z6168C    Braciole: a novel motile cilia mutation which exhibits neural randomization and scoliosis. Nicholas Morante.

Z6169A    Exploring the roles of Cytoskeletal Protein Mutations in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Kim Nguyen.

Z6170B    Mechanism that links vesicular fusion defects and apoptosis in photoreceptors. Yuko Nishiwaki.

Z6171C    Development of a Novel Zebrafish Sepsis Model for High-throughput Drug Screens. Anju Philip.

Z6172A    A rapid and effective method for screening, sequencing and reporter verification of engineered frameshift mutations in zebrafish. Sergey Prykhozhij.

Z6173B    In vivo modeling of copy number variants in Marfan Syndrome and Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease-associated phenotypes. Dorien Schepers.

Z6174C    The functional role of actin associated CORO2B in the pronephros of Danio Rerio. Angelina Schwarz.

Z6175A    Chaperones and chromatin remodelers: functional non-cilia roles for established ciliopathy proteins. Charles Scott.

Z6176B    Functional characterization of the disease-associated Bardet-Biedl Syndrome 1 (BBS1M390R) allele in zebrafish. Diane Slusarski.

Z6177C    Establishing PXE disease model in zebrafish. Jianjian Sun.

Z6178A    The down-regulation of pank2 gene in zebrafish as a model of Pantothenate Kinase Associated Neurodegeneration. Natascia Tiso.

Z6179B    Real-time Quantitative Assessment of Oxidative Stress as a Marker for Differential Nanoparticle Toxicity. Kenneth Wallace.

Z6180C    Transcriptional Disease Signatures of Zebrafish Models of Fanconi Anemia. Catherine Wilson.

Z6181A    Myelination deficiencies and pharmacological treatments in a zebrafish model for psychomotor retardation. David Zada.

Z6182B    Gene miles-apart is required for formation of otic vesicle and hair cells in zebrafish. Jing-pu Zhang.

Muscle, Skin and Connective Tissue

Z6183C    Fer1L-6 is a calcium signaling membrane protein that plays a critical role in skeletal muscle and heart development. Colin Johnson.

Z6184A    A dynamic anesthesia system for long-term imaging in adult zebrafish. Ronald Kwon.

Z6185B    Identification of skeletal disruptor compounds through in vivo screening in zebrafish. SAVINI THRIKAWALA.

Z6186C    Multi-Modal High-Content Imaging Reveals Relationships Between Cell Signaling and Mineralization in Zebrafish. Claire Watson.

Z6187A    Myomesin-1 stabilises sarcomeric structure acting as a shock absorber in skeletal muscle. MO ZHAO.

Neural Circuits, Neurophysiology and Behavior

Z6188B    Defective Migration of Facial Branchiomotor Neurons Affects Jaw Movements and Food Intake in Zebrafish. Emilia Asante.

Z6189C    Do fish itch: identifying mechanisms of pruritigen transduction and behavior in Danio rerio. Logan Condon.

Z6190A    Photoreceptor development and regeneration examined by automated analysis of behavior. Robbert Creton.

Z6191B    Evaluation of the circadian biology of the neurohypophyseal hormones and their relationship with aggressive behavior in a vertebral model: Zebrafish. Luisa Diaz-Arias.

Z6192C    Zebrafish: Lead and Learning. Mary Haasch.

Z6193A developing a community neuroanatomical resource. Thomas Hawkins.

Z6194B    A Zebrafish Model for Identifying Common Biological Mechanisms and Pharmacological Pathways in Autism Spectrum Disorders. Sundas Ijaz.

Z6195C    Targeted knockout of a chemokine-like gene increases anxiety and social cohesion. Yun-Mi Jeong.

Z6196A    Using larval zebrafish as an in vivo model system to study otoferlin, a protein expressed in the sensory hair cells and essential for hearing. Colin Johnson.

Z6197B    Epidermal growth factor signaling regulates normal levels of sleep in zebrafish. Daniel Lee.

Z6198C    The Role of Neurotensin Neuronal Networks in Zebrafish. Talia Levitas-Djerbi.

Z6199A    Statistical morphometric analysis and annotation of brain microstructure defects in larval zebrafish. Gregory Marquart.

Z6200B    Evaluating Pitch Perception via Acoustic Startle Behavior. George Ordiway.

Z6201C    Deciphering the role of Tmie in the mechanotransduction in sensory hair cells. Itallia Pacentine.

Z6202A    Isolation and molecular characterization of a spinal interneuron that modulates swimming behavior. Andrew Prendergast.

Z6203B    Ntrk2b expression and function in developing brain of zebrafish. Madhusmita Sahu.

Z6204C    Effects of neurostimulation of the habenula in serotonergic and dopaminergic systems in zebrafish. Laura Sanchez-Lasso.

Z6205A    From drug discovery to mechanism: comparison of nicotine-induced locomotor activity in freely swimming and embedded zebrafish larvae. Henning Schneider.

Z6206B    Development of an assay to identify novel modulators of spinal motor activity from the venom of the fish-hunting cone snail Conus catus. Joseph Schulz.

Z6207C    Molecular-genetic analysis of simple decision-making in larval zebrafish. Hannah Shoenhard.

Z6208A    Role of Autism Susceptibility gene Topoisomerase 3B (top3b) in neural and behavioral development in Zebrafish larvae. Vinoth Sittaramane.

Z6209B    Developing an inducible gene regulation system with spatiotemporal precision at cellular resolution. Mahendra Wagle.

Z6210C    The Role of Non-Neuronal SNAREs on Synaptic Transmission in Zebrafish Hair Cells. Mike Waltman.

Z6211A    Roles of per1b, per2 and rev-erbα in zebrafish circadian behaviors. Han Wang.

Z6212B    Retinal patterning and saccadic eye movements in Zebrafish require Down Syndrome Cell Adhesion Molecule-Like 1. Tong Wang.

Z6213C    Comparative analysis of cart peptide expression and function. Ian Woods.

Z6214A    Origin and Functional Heterogeneity of Zebrafish Lateral-line Hair Cells. Qiuxiang Zhang.

Neural Development, Degeneration and Repair

Z6215B    Pharmacological reprogramming of lateral line neuromast support cells to a migratory progenitor state. Paige Brooks.

Z6216C    Regulation of neural stem cell division modes in the developing zebrafish brain. Rebecca Choi.

Z6217A    Hereditary cerebellar ataxia and the role of CAMTA1, a zebrafish study. chiara cianciolo cosentino.

Z6218B    Screening for genetic interactions in the blood-brain barrier in vivo in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Thomas Clements.

Z6219C    Molecular mechanisms of Schwann cell development and function in the peripheral nerve system. Mitchell D'Rozario.

Z6220A    Genetic regulation of photoreceptor specification in zebrafish as a model for understading photoreceptor variation in diurnal species. James Fadool.

Z6221B    A Novel Developmental Requirement for NMDA Receptors in Axon Guidance is Disrupted by Hypoxic Injury. Jingxia Gao.

Z6222C    Zebrafish Rfx4 is required for neural tube morphogenesis. Yevgenya Grinblat.

Z6223A    Distinct roles for the adhesion molecule Contactin2 in the development and function of neural circuits in zebrafish. Suman Gurung.

Z6224B    Before Neural Circuit Formation: A Role for Semaphorins on Retinal Progenitor Cells. Rami Halabi.

Z6225C    actr10 is a regulator of myelinating glial cell development. Amy Herbert.

Z6226A    ZC4H2, an XLID gene, is required for the generation of GABAergic interneurons. Kyu-Seok Hwang.

Z6227B    Goosecoid regulates a Spemann organizer-like function for neurogenesis in the inner ear. Husniye Kantarci.

Z6228C    A zebrafish model of vanishing white matter disease. Matthew Keefe.

Z6229A    Development of a Novel Pharmacological Model of Okadaic Acid-induced Alzheimer’s Disease in Zebrafish. Daniel Koehler.

Z6230B    Regulation of the cell cycle and cell fate by TGFβ signaling in larval and adult zebrafish. Jenny Lenkowski.

Z6231C    Making Functional Neuronal Circuitry: Interneuron specification in the spinal cord. Katharine Lewis.

Z6232A    Telomere-Dependent and -Independent Functional Roles of A Telomeric Factor TRF2 in Early Vertebrate Development and Neurogenesis. Shanshan Lian.

Z6233B    The Role of the CoREST Family in Early Neurodevelopment. Camillia Monestime.

Z6234C    Dissecting the Endocannabinoid System using the zebrafish model. Francesca Oltrabella.

Z6235A    Gene Expression Changes during Brain Regeneration in Adult Zebrafish. Kanagaraj Palsamy.

Z6236B    A Zebrafish Screening Platform for In Vivo Pro-Myelinating Drug Discovery. Marnie Preston.

Z6237C    N-cadherin is required cell-autonomously for the collective migration of facial branchiomotor neurons. Jane Rebman.

Z6238A    Paclitaxel-induced epithelial damage and ectopic MMP-13 expression promotes neurotoxicity in zebrafish. Sandra Rieger.

Z6239B    Integration of multiple signaling pathways in habenular development. Sara Roberson.

Z6240C    Bsx in Neuroendocrine and Pineal Complex Development. Theresa Schredelseker.

Z6241A    Pard3c, an unconventional zebrafish Par-3 ortholog for organogenesis: important for cell survival and proliferation but not for apicobasal polarity. Zheni Shi.

Z6242B    The role of microglia in neurogenesis and repair following telencephalic lesion in adult zebrafish. Kaia Skaggs.

Z6243C    Characterization of two protein repair enzymes in Zebrafish and their influence on the motor system. Remon Soliman.

Z6244A    Wnt signaling and mediator 12 control development of the hypothalamus and pituitary. Emma Spikol.

Z6245B    The Retinoic Acid signaling pathway temporally influences enteric neural crest cell migration and differentiation during early phases of enteric nervous system formation in vivo. Rosa Uribe.

Z6246C    Role of local neurogenesis in functional recovery post spinal cord injury . Deeptha Vasudevan.

Z6247A    Planar cell polarity components control anterior-posterior guidance of spinal commissural axons. Gregory Walsh.

Z6248B    A genomic approach to investigate the interactions between somatosensory neurons and skin. Fang Wang.

Z6249C    Lineage Tracing of Neuronal Progenitor Cells Expressing dlx Genes in the Zebrafish Brain. Hellen Weinschutz Mendes.

Z6250A    Zebrafish Models for Parkinson’s Disease. Jinelle Wint.

Z6251B    Functional Genomics of Somatosensory Neuron Signaling And Morphology. Victoria Wright.

Z6252C    Eyes shut homolog is localized near connecting cilia/transition zone and is required for cone photoreceptor survival in zebrafish. Miao Yu.

Z6253A    Regulation of neural stem cell division modes in the developing zebrafish brain. Xiang Zhao.

Regeneration and Stem Cells

Z6254B    Committed stem cells derived from the somites supply the osteoblasts during adult bone homeostasis and regeneration. Kazunori Ando.

Z6255C    Melanocyte stem cell dynamics in wound healing. Christina Carnevale.

Z6256A    Regeneration after zebrafish traumatic brain injury is dependent upon microglia. Jessica Chen.

Z6257B    A novel role for miR-9 and Argonaute proteins in balancing quiescent and activated neural stem cell states. Marion Coolen.

Z6258C    Development and Regeneration in the Zebrafish Lateral Line System. Ivan Cruz.

Z6259A    Leukocyte Itga4 Signaling Regulates Heart Regeneration in Zebrafish. Jupeng Diao.

Z6260B    Defining the Progenitor Population in Adult Zebrafish Jaw Bone Regeneration. Dion Giovannone.

Z6261C    Zebrafish fin fold regeneration requires proper control of inflammation via macrophage. Tomoya Hasegawa.

Z6262A    Manipulating hair cell regeneration in zebrafish lateral line neuromast. DONG LIU.

Z6263B    Role of Neuropilins in Zebrafish Heart Regeneration. Vanessa Lowe.

Z6264C    Unravelling the molecular mechanisms of myocardial de-differentiation during zebrafish heart regeneration. Chris Onderisin.

Z6265A    Hair cell regeneration in the zebrafish lateral line is impared by crude root extracts of Valeriana officinalis. Roberto Rodriguez Morales.

Z6266B    Thyroid hormone coordinates zebrafish pigment cell lineages during post-embryonic development and homeostasis. Lauren Saunders.

Z6267C    The induction of radial glial cell proliferation after stab injury in the optic tectum of adult zebrafish. Yuki Shimizu.

Z6268A    Systemic and local signaling interfaces of zebrafish bone regeneration. Scott Stewart.

Z6269B    The contribution of biliary epithelial cells to hepatocytes in the developing liver with tomm22 knockdown. Jianchen Wu.

RNA Biology in Development

Z6270C    miRNAs function to limit vascular development flexibility. Stefania Nicoli.


Z6271A    Syndecan4 facilitates FGF signaling in trailing cells and cell migration in the zebrafish lateral line primordium. Caitlin Fox.

Z6272B    The Sec14-like Phosphatidylinositol Transfer Proteins Act as GTPase Proteins to Mediate Wnt/Ca2+ Signaling. Shunji Jia.

Z6273C    Atrazine Affects Cartilage and Heart Development in Zebrafish (Danio rerio). Christopher Lassiter.

Z6274A    Wdr68 modulates TGFβ interference with BMP signaling for lower jaw patterning. Andrew Martinez.

Ciliate Genomics: Genome Structure and Organization

C7001A    Evolution of gene families in ciliates. Olivia Pilling.

C7002B    Mapping and characterization of DNA replication origins in Tetrahymena thermophila. Linying Zhang.

Programmed DNA Rearrangement

C7003C    Investigations into the Paramecium iesRNA pathway. Sarah Allen.

C7004A    Multiple Layers of Nested Genes in the Complex Genome of O. trifallax. Jasper Braun.

C7005B    Environmental temperature and its impact on the process of programmed DNA elimination in Paramecium. Francesco Catania.

C7006C    Complex Rearrangements in the Highly Scrambled Genome of O. trifallax. Lukas Nabergall.

Chromatin Structure and Chromatin Modification

C7007A    Identification and Characterization of the SIRT4/5 Homologs in Tetrahymena thermophila. Emily Nischwitz.

RNA Metabolism and Non-Coding RNAs

C7008B    A nuclear RNAi-dependent Polycomb repression pathway is required for transcriptional silencing of transposable elements. Lifang Feng.

C7009C    Regulation of Tetrahymena germline transcription in meiotic prophase by three novel proteins. Miao Tian.

Genome Stability and Dynamics

C7010A    Cas9 localization in the binucleated ciliate ­Tetrahymena thermophila. Kelsey Fryer.

C7011B    Epigenetic control of DNA replication revealed in Tetrahymena thermophila TXR1 knockout mutants. Miguel Gonzales.

C7012C    Gene expression in Paramecium as a response to DNA damage. Rainey Stewart.

C7013A    Identification and Investigation of the Function of Rad23 in DNA Repair and Proteosomal Degradation in Tetrahymena thermophila. Evan Wilson.

Evolution and Population Biology

C7014B    The investigation of Caedibacter taeniospiralis Reb-related genetic elements in paramecia using fluorescent and phylogentic methodologies. David Johnson.

C7015C    On the evolution of a family of cis-acting elements for programmed somatic chromosome fragmentation. Eduardo Orias.

C7016A    Hemp seed extract enhances excystation and survival across genetically diverse ciliates. Sujal Phadke.

C7017B    Phylogenetic framework of the systematically confused Anteholosticha-Holosticha complex (Ciliophora, Hypotricha) based on multigene analysis. Xiaolu Zhao.

Cell Biology, Morphogenesis, and Development

C7018C    Genetic analysis of the molecular properties underlying centriole stability. Nicole DeVaul.

Cell Motility: Cilia, Basal Bodies, and Tubulin

C7019A    Characterization of the Striated Rootlet Proteins of the Paramecium Basal Body. Ashikun Nabi.

C7020B    A NIMA-related kinase CNK4 regulates ciliary stability and length. Junmin Pan.

C7021C    Plasma Membrane Calcium ATPase Regulates Ciliary Calcium in Paramecium tetraurelia. Junji Yano.

Ciliate Signaling Systems: Signal Transduction, Protein Secretion, and Trafficking

C7022A    Depletion of SUMO-conjugating enzyme Ubc9p causes nuclear defects during the vegetative and sexual life cycles of Tetrahymena thermophila. . James Forney.

C7023B    Proteinases and phagocytosis in Tetrahymena thermophila. J. Straus.


E8001A    Tetrahymena in the classroom: An example of the use of model organisms in K-12 education. Donna Cassidy-Hanley.

E8002B    ‘Moving’ AP Biology forward: Using Drosophila-optimized wrMTrck to examine muscle mutants. Nicole Green.

E8003C    DNA barcoding: engaging students in molecular biology and bioinformatics through authentic biodiversity research. Eric Nash.

E8004A    SMART research collaborations to foster K-12 STEM development. Michael Pickart.

E8005B    Disruption of Sortilin-related receptor (sorl1) gene causes severe malformations, apoptosis and stunted structure in newly TALEN Knockout zebrafish Danio rerio model: Construction and molecular characterization. Tamer Saleh.

E8006C    Drosophila cancer model used to introduce research to freshman biology majors. Joseph Ahlander.

E8007A    Approaches and assessment of incorporating authentic research experiences into an undergraduate genetics course. David Aiello.

E8008B    Promoting leadership development within undergraduate STEM curricula. David Aiello.

E8009C    An undergraduate laboratory class using CRISPR/Cas9 technology to mutate Drosophila genes. Richard Cripps.

E8010A    Drosophila and zebrafish in undergraduate teaching laboratories and student-driven independent research projects. Melissa Daggett.

E8011B    Experiments in Inclusive Education. Elizabeth De Stasio.

E8012C    Teaching Experimental Design through Worm Picking. Nicole Evans.

E8013A    Integrating professional development opportunities during graduate education. Joyce Fernandes.

E8014B    Microscopic image analysis of zebrafish pigmentation in an undergraduate cell biology laboratory. Andrea Henle.

E8015C    STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math) approaches in the undergraduate classroom. Margarita Kaplow.

E8016A    Yeast orphan gene project: Finding a place for ORFans to GO. Jill Keeney.

E8017B    The Genomics Education Partnership: Assessment of Key Elements of a Course-based Undergraduate Research Experience (CURE). Judith Leatherman.

E8018C    Open Genetics Lectures (OGL): An Open Source Introductory Genetics Textbook. John Locke.

E8019A    Zebrafish lateral line as an inquiry-based lab model for cell biology. Jason Meyers.

E8020B    Using the Yeast Mating Response to Study Genetics and Cell Biology: From the Biology Lab to the Computer Lab and Back. Michelle Mondoux.

E8021C    A Simple HPC Workflow for RNA-Seq in the Classroom. Eric Nash.

E8022A    No lectures here: How an active and problem-based learning classroom in genomics transformed the confidence, creativity and communication skills of all students. Ahna Skop.

E8023B    A Multi-Course Inquiry-based Science Laboratory Module Approach Integrates Research and Teaching through functional annotation of the Tetrahymena thermophila geneome. Joshua Smith.

E8024C    Research/education partnerships to develop course-based undergraduate research experiences. Rachelle Spell.

E8025A    Research based learning in bioinformatics using yeast experimental evolution. Laurie Stevison.

E8026B    F.I.R.E. lab: A full immersion research experience in an undergradate laboratory course. Cheryl Van Buskirk.

E8027C    DNA Subway – An Educational Bioinformatics Platform for Genomics and Course-based Research. Jason Williams.

E8028A    CourseSource: a journal of evidence-based teaching resources for undergraduate biology education. Robin Wright.

E8029B    Course-Based Undergraduate Research in Molecular Biology. Deborah Zies.

E8030C    Learning how to teach: Using the PALM fellowship to design a student-centered instructional unit for a large-enrollment genetics classroom. Christopher Baker.

E8031A    An Undergraduate RNAi-Based Genetic Screen Reveals a Novel Component of the Polyamine Transport System. Michael Haney.

E8032B    Plumbing STEM education: Designing a “Pipeline” CURE for a small teaching-focused college. Karen Schmeichel.

E8033C    Fostering critical thinking skills via analysis of primary literature. Elvira Tour.

E8034A    Compatibility between learning and examination styles – analysis of the performance of students in advanced genetic courses. Krassimir Yankulov.

E8035B    Student peer review: an educational and assessment tool for upper year genetic courses. Krassimir Yankulov.

E8036C    Fungal infections Aspergillossis and Cryptococcal meningitis in C H U Oran . Zakaria Benmansour.

E8037A    Fellowships in Research and Science Teaching (FIRST): An integrative postdoctoral experience that generates effective researchers and educators. Joanna Wardwell-Ozgo.

E8038B    Developing Future Biologists: a dev-bio lab course for outreach, diversity recruitment, and professional development. Scott Barolo.

E8039C    The DNA Day Network: Integrating career training and outreach into trainee development. Sonia Hall.

E8040A    The Effects of Myrrh and Rosemary Extract on Cancer Cell Lines. Areej Alanazi.

E8041B    The Effects of Lepidium sativum on Four Tumor Cell Lines. Afnan Felimban.

E8042C    Alterations induced in ovarian follicular kinetics of adult zebrafish on long term exposure to environmental estrogenic contaminants. Basavaraj Goundadkar.

E8043A    Genetic modifiers compensating for loss of epidermal growth factor receptor. Selene Howe.

E8044B    Nutritional Regulation of Oogonial Proliferation and Differentiation into Primary Oocytes in the Adult Ovary of Zebrafish (Danio rerio). Pancharatna Katti.

E8045C    Effect of heat stress on condesin II levels and localization. Vibhuti Rana.

E8046A    Effect of genetic variations on various post translational modifications (PTMs) and its role in protein regulation. Muhammad Saleem.

E8047B    Acute heat shock leads to loss of polarity in C. elegans embryos. Deepika Singh.