Gavis Lab Publications

Recent Publications

Tamayo JV, Teramoto T, Chatterjee S, Hall TM, Gavis ER. (2017) The Drosophila hnRNP F/H Homolog Glorund Uses Two Distinct RNA-Binding Modes to Diversify Target Recognition. Cell Rep. Apr 4;19(1):150-161. PubMed

Lerit DA, Shebelut CW, Lawlor KJ, Rusan NM, Gavis ER, Schedl P, Deshpande G. (2017) Germ Cell-less Promotes Centrosome Segregation to Induce Germ Cell Formation. Cell Rep. Jan 24;18(4):831-839. PubMed

Tenenbaum CM, Gavis ER. (2016) Removal of Drosophila Muscle Tissue from Larval Fillets for Immunofluorescence Analysis of Sensory Neurons and Epidermal Cells. J. Vis Exp. Nov 2;(117). PubMed

Trovisco V, Belaya K, Nashchekin D, Irion U, Sirinakis G, Butler R, Lee JJ, Gavis ER, St Johnston D. (2016) bicoid mRNA localises to the Drosophila oocyte anterior by random Dynein-mediated transport and anchoring. Elife. Oct 28;5. pii: e17537. PubMed

Misra M, Edmund H, Ennis D, Schlueter MA, Marot JE, Tambasco J, Barlow I, Sigurbjornsdottir S, Mathew R, Vallés AM, Wojciech W, Roth S, Davis I, Leptin M, Gavis ER. (2016) A Genome-Wide Screen for Dendritically Localized RNAs Identifies Genes Required for Dendrite Morphogenesis. (Bethesda). 2016 Aug 9;6(8):2397-405. PubMed

Abbaszadeh EK, Gavis ER. (2016) Fixed and live visualization of RNAs in Drosophila oocytes and embryos. Methods. 2016 Jan 28. pii: S1046-2023(16)30016-0. PubMed

Little SC, Sinsimer KS, Lee JJ, Wieschaus EF, Gavis ER. (2016) Corrigendum: Independent and coordinate trafficking of single Drosophila germ plasm mRNAs. Nat Cell Biol. 2016 Feb 25;18(3):347. PubMed

López-Panadès E, Gavis ER, Casacuberta E. (2015) Specific Localization of the Drosophila Telomere Transposon Proteins and RNAs, Give Insight in Their Behavior, Control and Telomere Biology in This Organism. PLoS One. 2015 Jun 12;10(6):e0128573. PubMed

Little SC, Sinsimer KS, Lee JJ, Wieschaus EF, Gavis ER. (2015) Independent and coordinate trafficking of single Drosophila germ plasm mRNAs. Nat Cell Biol. 2015 May;17(5):558-68. Epub 2015 Apr 6. PubMed

Olesnicky EC, Killian DJ, Garcia E, Morton MC, Rathjen AR, Sola IE, Gavis ER. (2014) Extensive use of RNA binding proteins in Drosophila sensory neuron dendrite morphogenesis. G3 (Bethesda) 4:297-306. PubMed

Sinsimer KS, Lee JJ, Thiberge SY, Gavis ER. (2013). Germ plasm anchoring is a dynamic state that requires persistent trafficking. Cell Rep. 5: 1169-77.  PubMed

Xu X, Brechbiel JL, Gavis ER. (2013) Dynein-dependent transport of nanos RNA in Drosophila sensory neurons requires Rumpelstiltskin and the germ plasm organizer Oskar. J Neurosci. 33: 14791-800. PubMed

Archive

Olesnicky EC, Bhogal B, Gavis ER. (2012) Combinatorial use of translational co-factors for cell type-specific regulation during neuronal morphogenesis in Drosophila. Dev Biol. 365: 208-218. PubMed

Sinsimer KS, Jain RA, Chatterjee S, Gavis ER. (2011) A late phase of germ plasm accumulation during Drosophila oogenesis requires Lost and Rumpelstiltskin. Development. 138: 3431-3440. PubMed

Andrews S, Snowflack DR, Clark IE, Gavis ER. (2011) Multiple mechanisms collaborate to repress nanos translation in the Drosophila ovary and embryo. RNA. 17: 967-977. PubMed

Lerit DA, Gavis ER. (2011) Transport of germ plasm on astral microtubules directs germ cell development in Drosophila. Curr Biol. 21: 439-448. PubMed

Becalska AN, Kim YR, Belletier NG, Lerit DA, Sinsimer KS, Gavis ER. (2011) Aubergine is a component of a nanos mRNA localization complex. Dev Biol. 349: 46-52. PubMed

Becalska AN, Gavis ER. (2010) Bazooka regulates microtubule organization and spatial restriction of germ plasm assembly in the Drosophila oocyte. Dev Biol. 340: 528-538. PubMed

Becalska AN, Gavis ER. (2009) Lighting up mRNA localization in Drosophila oogenesis. Development. 136: 2493-2503. PubMed

Kalifa Y, Armenti ST, Gavis ER. (2008) Glorund interactions in the regulation of gurken and oskar mRNAs. Dev Biol. 326: 68-74. PubMed

Weil TT, Parton R, Davis I, Gavis ER. (2008) Changes in bicoid mRNA anchoring highlight conserved mechanisms during the oocyte-to-embryo transition. Curr Biol. 18: 1055-1061. PubMed

Jain RA, Gavis ER. (2008) The Drosophila hnRNP M homolog Rumpelstiltskin regulates nanos mRNA localization. Development 135: 973-982. PubMed

Brechbiel JL, Gavis ER. (2008) Spatial regulation of nanos is required for tts function in dendrite morphogenesis. Curr Biol. 18: 745-750. PubMed

Jaramillo AM, Weil TT, Goodhouse J, Gavis ER, Schupbach T. (2008) The dynamics of fluorescently labeled endogenous gurken mRNA in Drosophila. J Cell Sci.121: 887-894. PubMed

Gavis ER, Chatterjee S, Ford NR, Wolff LJ. (2008) Dispensability of nanos mRNA localization for abdominal patterning but not for germ cell development. Mech Dev 125: 81-90. PubMed

Weil TT, Forrest KM, Gavis ER. (2006) Localization of bicoid mRNA in late oocytes is maintained by continual active transport. Dev Cell 11: 251-262. PubMed

Kalifa Y, Huang T, Rosen LN, Chatterjee S, Gavis ER. (2006) Glorund, a Drosophila hnRNP F/H homolog, is an ovarian repressor of nanos translation. Dev Cell 10, 291-301. PubMed

Duchow HK, Brechbiel JL, Chatterjee S, Gavis ER. (2005) The nanos translational control element represses translation in somatic cells by a Beared box-like motif. Dev Biol 282: 207-217. PubMed

Forrest KM, Clark IE, Jain RA, Gavis ER. (2004) Temporal complexity within a translational control element in the nanos mRNA. Development 131: 5849-5857. PubMed

Ye B, Petritsch C, Clark IE, Gavis ER, Jan LY, Jan YN. (2004) Nanos and pumilio are essential for dendrite morphogenesis in Drosophila peripheral neurons. Curr Biol 14: 314-321. PubMed

Forrest KM, Gavis ER. (2003) Live imaging of endogenous RNA reveals a diffusion and entrapment mechanism for nanos mRNA localization in Drosophila. Curr Biol 13: 1159-1168. PubMed

Bergsten SE, Huang T, Chatterjee S, Gavis ER. (2001) Recognition and long range interactions of a minimal RNA localization signal element. Development 128: 427-435. PubMed

Crucs S, Chatterjee S, Gavis ER. (2000) Overlapping but distinct RNA elements control translational repression and activation of nanos mRNA. Mol Cell 5: 457-467. PubMed

Clark I, Wyckoff D, Gavis ER. (2000) Synthesis of the posterior determinant Nanos is spatially restricted by a novel co-translational regulatory mechanism. Curr Biol 10: 1311-1314. PubMed

Bergsten SE, Gavis ER. (1999) Role for mRNA localization in translational activation but not spatial restriction of nanos RNA. Development 126: 659-659. PubMed