Worm Breeder's Gazette 16(4): 3 (October 1, 2000)

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Theresa Stiernagle, Bob Herman

University of Minnesota, 250 Biological Sciences Center, 1445 Gortner, Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108-1095

CGC #4100
Ouyang B;Wang Y;Wei D
Caenorhabditis elegans contains structural homologs of human prk and
DNA Sequence 10: 109-113 1999

CGC #4101
Masler EP;Kovaleva ES;Sardanelli S
Comparison of FaRP immunoreactivity in free-living nematodes and in the
plant-parasitic nematode Heterodera glycines.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 897: 253-263 1999

CGC #4102
Haitzer M;Lohmannsroben HG;Steinberg CEW;Zimmermann U
In vivo laser-induced fluorescence detection of pyrene in nematodes and
determination of pyrene binding constants for humic substances by
fluorescence quenching and bioconcentration experiments.
Journal of Experimental Monitoring 2: 145-149 2000

CGC #4103
Culetto E;Sattelle DB
A role for Caenorhabditis elegans in understanding the function and
interactions of human disease genes.
Human Molecular Genetics 9: 869-877 2000

CGC #4104
Masselon C;Anderson GA;Harkewicz R;Bruce JE;Pasa-Tolic L;Smith RD
Accurate mass multiplexed tandem mass spectrometry for high-throughput
polypeptide identification from mixtures.
Analytical Chemistry 72: 1918-1924 2000

CGC #4105
Geary TG;Marks NJ;Maule AG;Bowman JW;Alexander-Bowman SJ;Day TA;Larsen
MJ;Kubiak TM;Davis JP;Thompson DP
Pharmacology of FMRFamide-related peptides in helminths.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 897: 212-227 1999

CGC #4106
Hakeda S;Endo S;Saigo K
Requirements of Kettin, a giant muscle protein highly conserved in
overall structure in evolution, for normal muscle function, viability,
and flight activity of Drosophila.
Journal of Cell Biology 148: 101-114 2000

CGC #4107
Baumeister R
The physiological role of presenilins in cellular differentiation:
lessons from model organisms.
European Archives of Psychiatry & Clinical Neuroscience 249: 280-287

CGC #4108
Kappen C
Analysis of a complete homeobox gene repertoire: Implications for the
evolution of diversity.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 4481-4486 2000

CGC #4109
Van Auken K;Weaver DC;Edgar LG;Wood WB
Caenorhabditis elegans embryonic axial patterning requires two recently
discovered posterior-group Hox genes.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 4499-4503 2000

CGC #4110
Friedman L;Higgin JJ;Moulder G;Barstead R;Raines RT;Kimble J
Prolyl 4-hydroxylase is required for viability and morphogenesis in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 4736-4741 2000

CGC #4111
Slack FJ;Basson M;Liu Z;Ambros V;Horvitz HR;Ruvkun G
The lin-41 RBCC gene acts in the C. elegans heterochronic pathway
between the let-7 regulatory RNA and the LIN-29 transcription factor.
Molecular Cell 5: 659-669 2000

CGC #4112
Schubert CM;Lin R;de Vries CJ;Plasterk RHA;Priess JR
MEX-5 and MEX-6 function to establish soma/germline asymmetry in early
C. elegans embryos.
Molecular Cell 5: 671-682 2000

CGC #4113
Sokol SB;Kuwabara PE
Proteolysis in Caenorhabditis elegans sex determination: cleavage of
TRA-2A by TRA-3.
Genes & Development 14: 901-906 2000

CGC #4114
Rankin CH;Gannon T;Wicks SR
Developmental analysis of habituation in the nematode C. elegans.
Developmental Psychobiology 36: 261-270 2000

CGC #4115
Goldstein B
When cells tell their neighbors which direction to divide.
Developmental Dynamics 218: 23-29 2000

CGC #4116
Shemer G;Podbilewicz B
Fusomorphogenesis: Cell fusion in organ formation.
Developmental Dynamics 218: 30-51 2000

CGC #4117
Szewczyk NJ;Hartman JJ;Barmada SJ;Jacobson LA
Genetic defects in acetylcholine signalling promote protein degradation
in muscle cells of Caenorhabditis elegans.
Journal of Cell Science 113: 2003-2010 2000

CGC #4118
Kim YC;Lee J;Koo HS
Functional characterization of Caenorhabditis elegans DNA topoisomerase
III alpha.
Nucleic Acids Research 28: 2012-2017 2000

CGC #4119
Walker DW;McColl G;Jenkins NL;Harris J;Lithgow GJ
Evolution of lifespan in C. elegans.
Nature 405: 296-297 2000

CGC #4120
Petcherski AG;Kimble J
LAG-3 is a putative transcriptional activator in the C. elegans Notch
Nature 405: 364-368 2000

CGC #4121
Rikke BA;Murakami S;Johnson TE
Parology and orthology of tyrosine kinases that can extend the life span
of Caenorhabditis elegans.
Molecular Biology & Evolution 17: 671-683 2000

CGC #4122
Vancoppenolle B;Claeys M;Borgonie G;Tytgat T;Coomans A
Evaluation of fixation methods for ultrastructural study of
Caenorhabditis elegans embyros.
Microscopy Research and Technique 49: 212-216 2000

CGC #4123
Shemer G;Kishore R;Podbilewicz B
Ring formation drives invagination of the vulva in Caenorhabditis
elegans: Ras, cell fusion, and cell migration determine structural
Developmental Biology 221: 233-248 2000

CGC #4124
Gissendanner CR;Sluder AE
nrh-25, the Caenorhabditis elegans ortholog of ftz-f1, is required for
epidermal and somatic gonad development.
Developmental Biology 221: 259-272 2000

CGC #4125
Peredney CL;Williams PL
Utility of Caenorhabditis elegans for assessing heavy metal
contamination in artificial soil.
Archives of Environmental Contamination & Toxicology 39: 113-118 2000

CGC #4126
Flemming AJ;Shen ZZ;Cunha A;Emmons SW;Leroi AM
Somatic polyploidization and cellular proliferation drive body size
evolution in nematodes.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 5285-5290 2000

CGC #4127
Moorthy S;Chen L;Bennett V
Caenorhabditis elegans beta-G spectrin is dispensable for establishment
of epithelial polarity, but essential for muscular and neuronal
Journal of Cell Biology 149: 915-930 2000

CGC #4128
Hammarlund M;Davis WS;Jorgensen EM
Mutations in beta-spectrin disrupt axon outgrowth and sarcomere
Journal of Cell Biology 149: 931-942 2000

CGC #4129
Srayko M;Buster DW;Bazirgan OA;McNally FJ;Mains PE
MEI-1/MEI-2 katanin-like microtubule severing activity is required for
Caenorhabditis elegans meiosis.
Genes & Development 14: 1072-1084 2000

CGC #4130
Meller VH
Dosage compensation: making 1X equal 2X.
Trends in Cell Biology 10: 54-59 2000

CGC #4131
de Pomerai D;Daniells C;David H;Allan J;Duce I;Mutwakil M;Thomas
D;Sewell P;Tattersall J;Jones D;Candido P
Non-thermal heat-shock response to microwaves.
Nature 405: 417-418 2000

CGC #4132
Andrade MA;Ponting CP;Gibson TJ;Bork P
Homology-based method for identification of proteins using statistical
significance estimates.
Journal of Molecular Biology 298: 521-537 2000

CGC #4133
Lai CH;Chou CY;Ch'ang LY;Liu CS;Lin WC
Identification of novel human genes evolutionarily conserved in
Caenorhabditis elegans by comparative proteomics.
Genome Research 10: 703-713 2000

CGC #4134
Kemphues K
PARsing embryonic polarity.
Cell 101: 345-348 2000

CGC #4135
Felix MA;De Ley P;Sommer RJ;Frisse L;Nadler SA;Thomas WK;Vanfleteren
J;Sternberg PW
Evolution of vulva development in the Cephalobina (Nematode).
Developmental Biology 221: 68-86 2000

CGC #4136
Wicks SR;de Vries CJ;van Luenen HGAM;Plasterk RHA
CHE-3, a cytosolic dynein heavy chain, is required for sensory cilia
structure and function in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Developmental Biology 221: 295-307 2000

CGC #4137
Smardon A;Spoerke JM;Stacey SC;Klein ME;Mackin N;Maine EM
EGO-1 is related to RNA-directed RNA polymerase and functions in
germ-line development and RNA interference in C. elegans.
Current Biology 10: 169-178 2000

CGC #4138
Walker MY;Hawley RS
Hanging on to your homolog: the roles of pairing, synapsis and
recombination in the maintenance of homolog adhesion.
Chromosome 109: 3-9 2000

CGC #4139
Birchler JA;Pal Bhadra M;Bhadra U
Making noise about silence: repression of repeated genes in animals.
Current Opinion in Genetics & Development 10: 211-216 2000

CGC #4140
Blaxter J;Aslett M;Guiliano D;Daub J;The Filarial Genome Project
Parasitic helminth genomics.
Parasitology 118: S39-S51 1999

CGC #4141
Gems D;Riddle DL
Defining wild-type life span in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Journal of Gerontology 55: B215-B219 2000

CGC #4142
Thacker C;Rose AM
A look at the Caenorhabditis elegans Kex2/Subtilisin-like proprotein
convertase family.
BioEssays 22: 1-9 2000

CGC #4143
Schierenberg E
Early development of nematode embryos: differences and similarities.
Nematology 2: 57-64 2000

CGC #4144
Podbilewicz B
Membrane fusion as a morphogenetic force in nematode development.
Nematology 2: 99-111 2000

CGC #4145
Satyal SH;Schmidt E;Kitagawa K;Sondheimer N;Lindquist S;Kramer
JM;Morimoto RI
Polyglutamine aggregates alter protein folding homeostasis in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 5750-5755 2000

CGC #4146
Zhen M;Huang X;Bamber B;Jin Y
Regulation of presynaptic terminal organization by C. elegans RMP-1, a
putative guanine nucleotide exchanger with a RING-H2 finger domain.
Neuron 26: 331-343 2000

CGC #4147
Schaefer AM;Hadwiger GD;Nonet ML
rpm-1, a conserved neuronal gene that regulates targeting and
synaptogenesis in C. elegans.
Neuron 26: 345-356 2000

CGC #4148
Rankin CH;Wicks SR
Mutations of the Caenorhabditis elegans brain-specific inorganic
phosphate transporter eat-4 affect habituation of the tap-withdrawal
response without affecting the response itself.
Journal of Neuroscience 20: 4337-4344 2000

CGC #4149
Watts JL;Browse J
A palmitoyl-CoA-specific Delta 9 fatty acid desaturase from
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Biochemical & Biophysical Research Communications 272: 263-269 2000

CGC #4150
Felix MA;Delattre M;Dichtel ML
Comparative developmental studies using Oscheius/Dolichorhabditis sp.
CEW1 (Rhabditidae).
Nematology 2: 89-98 2000

CGC #4151
Morris J;Lehmann R;Navarro C
PARallels in axis formation.
Science 288: 1759-1760 2000

CGC #4152
Carta LK;Carta DG
Nematode specific gravity profiles and applications to flotation
extraction and taxonomy.
Nematology 2: 201-210 2000

CGC #4153
Chen Z;Han M
Building a protein interaction map: research in the post-genome era.
BioEssays 22: 503-506 2000

CGC #4154
Corsi AK;Kostas SA;Fire A;Krause M
Caenorhabditis elegans Twist plays an essential role in non-striated
muscle development.
Development 127: 2041-2051 2000

CGC #4155
Blaxter M;Hope I;Barstead R;Kim S
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Yeast 17: 37-42 2000

CGC #4156
Wixon J;Coulson A;Kuwabara P
Interview: Nematode functional genomics.
Yeast 17: 43-47 2000

CGC #4157
Kaji H;Tsuji T;Mawuenyega KG;Wakamiya A;Taoka M;Isobe T
Profiling of Caenorhabditis elegans proteins using two-dimensional gel
electrophoresis and matrix assisted laser desorption/ionization-time of
flight-mass spectrometry.
Electrophoresis 21: 1755-1765 2000

CGC #4158
Meyer BJ
Sex in the worm - counting and compensating X-chromosome dose.
Trends in Genetics 16: 247-253 2000

CGC #4159
Harteneck C;Plant TD;Schultz G
>From worm to man: three subfamilies of TRP channels.
Trends in Neurosciences 23: 159-166 2000

CGC #4160
Zimmerman CM;Padgett RW
Transforming growth factor beta signaling mediators and modulators.
Gene 249: 17-30 2000

CGC #4161
Sym M;Basson M;Johnson C
A model for Niemann-Pick type C disease in the nematode Caenorhabditis
Current Biology 10: 527-530 2000

CGC #4162
Beaudoin F;Michaelson LV;Hey SJ;Lewis MJ;Shewry PR;Sayanova O;Napier JA
Heterologous reconstitution in yeast of the polyunsaturated fatty acid
biosynthetic pathway.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 6421-6426 2000

CGC #4163
Rockelein I;Rohrig S;Donhauser R;Eimer S;Baumeister R
Identification of amino acid residues in the Caenorhabditis elegans POU
protein UNC-86 that mediate UNC-86-MEC-3-DNA ternary complex formation.
Molecular & Cellular Biology 20: 4806-4813 2000

CGC #4164
Fasiuddin A;Campbell WC
Haemonchus contortus (Nematoda: Trichostrongylidae) is much more
sensitive than Caenorhabditis elegans (Nematoda: Rhabditidae) to the
ovicidal action of thiabendazole.
Journal of Parasitology 86: 629-630 2000

CGC #4165
Rich T;Allen R;Trowsdale J
How low can Toll go?
Trends in Genetics 16: 292-294 2000

CGC #4166
Duret L
tRNA gene number and codon usage in the C. elegans genome are co-adapted
for optimal translation of highly expressed genes.
Trends in Genetics 16: 287-289 2000

CGC #4167
Nishiwaki K;Hisamoto N;Matsumoto K
A metalloprotease disintegrin that controls cell migration in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Science 288: 2205-2208 2000

CGC #4168
Hardin J
A degrading way to make an organ.
Science 288: 2142-2143 2000

CGC #4169
Peredney CL;Williams PL
Comparison of the toxicological effects of nitrate versus chloride
metallic salts on Caenorhabditis elegans in soil.
"Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment: Recent Achievements in
Environmental Fate and Transport". FT Price, KV Brix and NK Lane (eds),
ASTM, West Conshohocken, PA. 9: 256-268 2000

CGC #4170
Boyd WA;Anderson GL;Dusenbery DB;Williams PL
Computer tracking method for assessing behavioral changes in the
nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.
"Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment: Recent Achievements in
Environmental Fate and Transport". FT Price, KV Brix and NK Lane (eds),
ASTM, West Conshohocken, PA. 9: 225-238 2000

CGC #4171
Solari F;Ahringer J
NURD-complex genes antagonise Ras-induced vulval development in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Current Biology 10: 223-226 2000

CGC #4172
Chess A
Odorant receptors: axon contact-mediated diversity.
Current Biology 10: R152-R154 2000

CGC #4173
Hunter CP
Gene silencing: shrinking the black box of RNAi.
Current Biology 10: R137-R140 2000

CGC #4174
Zhu X;Joh K;Hedgecock EM;Hori K
Identification of epi-1 locus as a laminin alpha chain gene in the
nematode Caenorhabditis elegans and characterization of epi-1 mutant
DNA Sequence 10: 207-217 1999

CGC #4175
Butler D
The worm's turn to claim Internet fame.
Nature 404: 425 2000

CGC #4176
Johnson CD;Liu LX
Novel antimicrobial targets from combined pathogen and host genetics.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 958-959 2000

CGC #4177
Catalanotto C;Azzalin G;Macino G;Cogoni C
Gene silencing in worms and fungi.
Nature 404: 245 2000

CGC #4178
Khan MLA;Ali MY;Siddiqui ZK;Shakir MA;Ohnishi H;Nishikawa K;Siddiqui SS
C. elegans KLP-11/OSM-3/KAP-1: Orthologs of the sea urchin kinesin-II,
and mouse KIF3A/KIFB/KAP3 kinesin complexes.
DNA Research 7: 121-125 2000

CGC #4179
Min DS;Cho NJ;Yoon SH;Lee YH;Hahn SJ;Lee KH;Kim MS;Jo YH
Phospholipase C, protein kinase C, Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein
kinase II, and tyrosine phosphorylation are involved in
carbachol-induced phospholipase D activation in Chinese hamster ovary
Journal of Neurochemistry 75: 274-281 2000

CGC #4180
Chan SL;Yee KSY;Tan KML;Yu VC
The Caenorhabditis elegans sex determination protein FEM-1 is a CED-3
substrate that associates with CED-4 and mediates apoptosis in mammalian
Journal of Biological Chemistry 275: 17925-17928 2000

CGC #4181
Antebi A;Yeh WH;Tait D;Hedgecock EM;Riddle DL
daf-12 encodes a nuclear receptor that regulates the dauer diapause and
developmental age in C. elegans.
Genes & Development 14: 1512-1527 2000

CGC #4182
Phelan P
Gap junction communication in invertebrates: The innexin gene family.
Current Trends in Membranes 49: 389-422 2000

CGC #4183
Pichler S;Gonczy P;Schnabel H;Pozniakowski A;Ashford A;Schnabel R;Hyman
OOC-3, a novel putative transmembrane protein required for establishment
of cortical domains and spindle orientation in the P1 blastomere of C.
elegans embryos.
Development 127: 2063-2073 2000

CGC #4184
Rankin C
Context conditioning in habituation in the nematode Caenorhabditis
Behavioral Neuroscience 114: 496-505 2000

CGC #4185
Gomes AV;Wahlestedt C
Altered behaviour following RNA interference knockdown of a C. elegans
G-protein coupled receptor by ingested double stranded RNA.
European Journal of Pharmacology 397: R3-R5 2000

CGC #4186
Zhang YC;Baldwin JG
Ultrastructure of the post-corpus of Zeldia punctata (Cephalobina) for
analysis of the evolutionary framework of nematodes related to
Caenorhabditis elegans (Rhabditina).
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 267: 1229-1238 2000

CGC #4187
Shim J;Lee J
Molecular genetic analysis of apm-2 and aps-2, genes encoding the medium
and small chains of the AP-2 clathrin-associated protein complex in the
nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.
Molecules & Cells 10: 309-316 2000

CGC #4188
Goutte C;Hepler W;Mickey KM;Priess JR
aph-2 encodes a novel extracellular protein required for GLP-1-mediated
Development 127: 2481-2492 2000

CGC #4189
Gotoh O
Homology-based gene structure prediction: simplified matching algorithm
using a translated codon (tron) and improved accuracy by allowing for
long gaps.
Bioinformatics 16: 190-202 2000

CGC #4190
Dokholyan NV;Buldyrev SV;Havlin S;Stanley HE
Distributions of dimeric tandem repeats in non-coding and coding DNA
Journal of Theoretical Biology 202: 273-282 2000

CGC #4191
Berthonneau E;Mirande M
A gene fusion event in the evolution of aminoacy-tRNA synthetases.
FEBS Letters 470: 300-304 2000

CGC #4192
Liu J;Kipreos ET
Evolution of cyclin-dependent kinases (CDKs) and CDK-activating kinases
(CAKs): Differential conservation of CAKs in yeast and metazoa.
Molecular Biology & Evolution 17: 1061-1074 2000

CGC #4193
Meredith D;Boyd CAR
Structure and function of eukaryotic peptide transporters.
Cellular & Molecular Life Sciences 57: 754-778 2000

CGC #4194
Kerr R;Lev-Ram V;Baird G;Vincent P;Tsien RY;Schafer WR
Optical imaging of calcium transients in neurons and pharyngeal muscle
of C. elegans.
Neuron 26: 583-594 2000

CGC #4195
Sawin ER;Ranganathan R;Horvitz HR
C. elegans locomotory rate is modulated by the environment through a
dopaminergic pathway and by experience through a serotonergic pathway.
Neuron 26: 619-631 2000

CGC #4195
Jantsch-Plunger V;Gonczy P;Romano A;Schnabel H;Hamill D;Schnabel R;Hyman
AA;Glotzer M
CYK-4: A Rho family GTPase activiting protein (GAP) required for central
spindle formation and cytokinesis.
Journal of Cell Biology 149: 1391-1404 2000

CGC #4197
Yu RYL;Nguyen CQ;Hall DH;Chow KL
Expression of ram-5 in the structural cell is required for sensory ray
morphogenesis in Caenorhabditis elegans male tail.
EMBO Journal 19: 3542-3555 2000

CGC #4198
Dernburg AF;Zalevsky J;Colaiacovo MP;Villeneuve AM
Transgene-mediated cosuppression in the C. elegans germline.
Genes & Development 14: 1578-1583 2000

CGC #4199
Savage-Dunn C;Tokarz F;Wang H;Cohen S;Giannikas C;Padgett RW
SMA-3 Smad has specific and critical functions in DBL-1/SMA-6
TGFB-related signaling.
Developmental Biology 223: 70-76 2000

CGC #4200
O'Connell KF;Maxwell KN;White JG
The spd-2 gene is required for polarization of the anteroposterior axis
and formation of the sperm asters in the Caenorhabditis elegans zygote.
Developmental Biology 222: 55-70 2000

CGC #4201
Wittenburg N;Eimer S;Lakowski B;Rohrig S;Rudolph C;Baumeister R
Presenilin is required for proper morphology and function of neurons in
C. elegans.
Nature 406: 306-309 2000

CGC #4202
Melendez A;Greenwald I
Caenorhabditis elegans lin-13, a member of the LIN-35 Rb class of genes
involved in vulval development, encodes a protein with zinc fingers and
an LXCXE motif.
Genetics 155: 1127-1137 2000

CGC #4203
Hill KL;Harfe BD;Dobbins CA;L'Hernault SW
dpy-18 encodes an alpha subunit of prolyl-4-hydroxylase in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Genetics 155: 1139-1148 2000

CGC #4204
Haag ES;Kimble J
Regulatory elements required for development of Caenorhabditis elegans
hermaphrodites are conserved in the TRA-2 homolog of Caenorhabditis
remanei, a male/female sister species.
Genetics 155: 1485 2000

CGC #4205
Adachi H;Ishii N
Effects of tocotrienols on life span and protein carbonylation in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Journal of Gerontology A 55: B215-B219 2000

CGC #4206
Malik HS;Burke WD;Eickbush TH
Putative telomerase catalytic subunits from Giardia lamblia and
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Gene 251: 101-108 2000

CGC #4207
Doyle TG;Wen C;Greenwald I
SEL-8, a nuclear protein required for LIN-12 and GLP-1 signaling in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 7877-7881 2000

CGC #4208
Eisenhaber B;Bork P;Yuan Y;Loffler G;Eisenhaber F
Automated annotation of GPI anchor sites: case study C. elegans.
Trends in Biochemical Sciences 25: 340-341 2000

CGC #4209
Kawano T;Ito Y;Ishiguro M;Takuwa K;Nakajima T;Kimura Y
Molecular cloning and characterization of a new insulin/IGF-like peptide
of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.
Biochemical & Biophysical Research Communications 273: 431-436 2000

CGC #4210
Xu WL;Dunn CA;Bessman MJ
Cloning and characterization of the NADH pyrophosphatases from
Caenorhabditis elegans and Saccharomyces cerevisae, members of a Nudix
hydrolase subfamily.
Biochemical & Biophysical Research Communications 273: 753-758 2000

CGC #4211
Koushika SP;Nonet ML
Sorting and transport in C. elegans: a model system with a sequenced
Current Opinion in Cell Biology 12: 517-523 2000

CGC #4212
Rogalski TM;Mullen GP;Gilbert MM;Williams BD;Moerman DG
The unc-112 gene in Caenorhabditis elegans encodes a novel component of
cell-matrix adhesion structures required for integrin localization in
the muscle cell membrane.
Journal of Cell Biology 150: 253-264 2000

CGC #4213
Chang C;Hopper NA;Sternberg PW
Caenorhabditis elegans SOS-1 is necessary for multiple Ras-mediated
developmental signals.
EMBO Journal 19: 3283-3294 2000

CGC #4214
Legouis R;Gansmuller A;Sookhareea S;Bosher JM;Baillie DL;Labouesse M
LET-413 is a basolateral protein required for the assembly of adherens
junctions in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Nature Cell Biology 2: 415-422 2000

CGC #4215
Chase D;Serafinas C;Ashcroft N;Kosinski M;Longo D;Ferris DK;Golden A
The Polo-like kinase PLK-1 is required for nuclear envelope breakdown
and the completion of meiosis in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Genesis 26: 26-41 2000

CGC #4216
Schaller MD
UNC112: A new regulator of cell-extracellular matrix adhesions?
Journal of Cell Biology 150: F9-F12 2000

CGC #4217
Hekimi S
Crossroads of aging in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.
"Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation. Molecular Biology of
Aging." S. Hekimi (ed). Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg. 29: 81-112

CGC #4218
Herndon LA;Driscoll M
Contributions of cell death to aging in C. elegans.
"Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation. Molecular Biology of
Aging." S. Hekimi (ed). Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg. 29: 113-129

CGC #4219
Lithgow GJ
Stress response and aging in Caenorhabditis elegans.
"Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation. Molecular Biology of
Aging." S. Hekimi (ed). Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg. 29: 131-148

CGC #4220
Ishii N;Hartman PS
Oxidative stress and aging in Caenorhabditis elegans.
"Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation. Molecular Biology of
Aging." S. Hekimi (ed). Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg. 29: 149-164

CGC #4221
Shearwin-Whyatt LM;Kumar S
Caspases in developmental cell death.
IUBMB Life 48: 143-150 1999

CGC #4222
Filippov V;Solovyev V;Filippova M;Gill SS
A novel type of RNase III family proteins in eukaryotes.
Gene 245: 213-221 2000

CGC #4223
Jazwinski SM
Aging and longevity genes.
Acta Biochimica Polonica 47: 269-279 2000

CGC #4224
Fay DS;Han M
The synthetic multivulval genes of C. elegans: functional redundancy,
Ras-antagonism, and cell fate determination.
Genesis 26: 279-284 2000

CGC #4225
Rajaram S;Sedensky MM;Morgan PG
The sequence and associated null phenotype of a C. elegans
neurocalcin-like gene.
Genesis: The Journal of Genetics & Development 26: 234-239 2000

CGC #4226
Heid PJ;Hardin J
Cell lineage analysis. Videomicroscopy techniques.
Methods in Molecular Biology 135: 323-330 2000

CGC #4227
Sambongi Y;Takeda K;Wakabayashi T;Ueda I;Wada Y;Futai M
Caenorhabditis elegans senses protons through amphid chemosensory
neurons: proton signals elicit avoidance behavior.
Neuroreport 11: 2229-2232 2000

CGC #4228
Cherkasova V;Ayyadevara S;Egilmez N;Reis RS
Diverse Caenorhabditis elegans genes that are upregulated in dauer
larvae also show elevated transcript levels in long-lived, aged, or
starved adults.
Journal of Molecular Biology 300: 433-448 2000

CGC #4229
Kuznicki KA;Smith PA;Leung-Chiu WMA;Estevez AO;Scott HC;Bennett KL
Combinatorial RNA interference indicates GLH-4 can compensate for GLH-1;
these two P granule components are critical for fertility in C. elegans.
Development 127: 2907-2916 2000

CGC #4230
Golden A
Cytoplasmic flow and the establishment of polarity in C. elegans 1-cell
Current Opinion in Genetics & Development 10: 414-420 2000

CGC #4231
Ambros V
Control of developmental timing in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Current Opinion in Genetics & Development 10: 428-433 2000

CGC #4232
Tsai R;Yu Q
Nematicidal activity of monoterpenoid compounds against economically
important nematodes in agriculture.
Journal of Essential Oil Research 12: 350-354 2000

CGC #4233
Toth G;Gaspari Z;Jurka J
Microsatellites in different eukaryotic genomes: survey and analysis.
Genome Research 10: 967-981 2000

CGC #4234
Bunya M;Maebuchi M;Togo SH;Kurosawa T;Hashimoto T;Kamiryo T
Metabolic significance and expression of Caenorhabditis elegans type II
3-oxoacyl-CoA thiolase.
Cell Bioc B 32: 291-293 2000

CGC #4235
Sommer RJ
Evolution of nematode development.
Current Opinion in Genetics & Development 10: 443-448 2000

CGC #4236
Jaroszewski L;Rychlewski L;Reed JC;Godzik A
ATP-activated oligomerization as a mechanism for apoptosis regulation:
fold and mechanisms prediction for CED-4.
Proteins 39: 197-203 2000

CGC #4237
Korswagen HC;Herman MA;Clevers HC
Distinct beta-catenins mediate adhesion and signalling functions in C.
Nature 406: 527-532 2000

CGC #4238
Walker AK;See R;Batchelder C;Kophengnavong T;Gronniger JT;Shi
Y;Blackwell TK
A conserved transcription motif suggesting functional parallels between
Caenorhabditis elegans SKN-1 and Cap'n'Collar-related basic leucine
zipper proteins.
Journal of Biological Chemistry 275: 22166-22171 2000

CGC #4239
Thacker C;Srayko M;Rose AM
Mutational analysis of bli-4/kpc-4 reveals critical residues required
for proprotein convertase function in C. elegans.
Gene 252: 15-25 2000

CGC #4240
Huang K;Johnson KD;Petcherski AG;Vandergon T;Mosser EA;Copeland
NG;Jenkins NA;Kimble J;Bresnick EH
A HECT domain ubiquitin ligase closely related to the mammalian protein
WWP1 is essential for Caenorhabditis elegans embryogenesis.
Gene 252: 137-145 2000

CGC #4241
Lyon CJ;Evans CJ;Bill BR;Otsuka AJ;Aguilera RJ
The C. elegans apoptotic nuclease NUC-1 is related in sequence and
activity to mammalian DNase II.
Gene 252: 147-154 2000

CGC #4242
Krieser RJ;Eastman A
Deoxyribonuclease II: structure and chromosomal localization of the
murine gene, and comparison with the genomic structure of the human and
three C. elegans homologs.
Gene 252: 155-162 2000

CGC #4243
Rohrig S;Rockelein I;Donhauser P;Baumeister R
Protein interaction surface of the POU transcription factor UNC-86
selectively used in touch neurons.
EMBO Journal 19: 3694-3703 2000

CGC #4244
Dichoso D;Brodigan T;Chwoe KY;Lee JS;Llacer R;Park M;Corsi AK;Kostas
SA;Fire A;Ahnn J;Krause M
The MADS-box factor CeMEF2 is not essential for Caenorhabditis elegans
myogenesis and development.
Developmental Biology 223: 431-440 2000

CGC #4245
Ding L;Candido EPM
HSP43, a small heat-shock protein localized to specific cells of the
vulva and spermatheca in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.
Biochemical Journal 349: 409-412 2000

CGC #4246
Francoijs CJJ;Klomp JPG;Knegtel RMA
Sequence annotation of nuclear receptor ligand-binding domains by
automated homology modeling.
Protein Engineering 13: 391-394 2000

CGC #4247
Walhout AJM;Boulton SJ;Vidal M
Yeast two-hybrid systems and protein interaction mapping projects for
yeast and worm.
Yeast 17: 88-94

CGC #4248
Conrads TP;Anderson GA;Veenstra TD;Pasa-Tolic L;Smith RD
Utility of accurate mass tags for proteome-wide protein identification.
Analytical Chemistry 72: 3349-3354 2000

CGC #4249
Furuyama T;Nakazawa T;Nakano I;Mori N
Identification of the differential distribution patterns of mRNAs and
consensus binding sequences for mouse DAF-16 homologues.
Biochemical Journal 349: 629-634 2000

CGC #4250
Dierick H;Bejsovec A
Cellular mechanisms of Wingless/Wnt signal transduction.
Current Topics in Developmental Biology 43: 153-190 1999

CGC #4251
Combes D;Fedon Y;Grauso M;Toutant JP;Arpagaus M
Four genes encode acetylcholinesterases in the nematodes Caenorhabditis
elegans and Caenorhabditis briggsae. cDNA sequences, genomic structures,
mutations and in vivo expression.
Journal of Molecular Biology 300: 727-742 2000

CGC #4252
Johnson TE;Shook D;Murakami S;Cypser J
Increased resistance to stress is a marker for gerontogenes leading to
increased health and longevity in nematodes.
"Molecular Biology of Aging, Alfred Benzon Symposium 44", VA Borh, BFC
Clark, T Stevnsner (eds). Munksgaard, Copenhagen. 44: 25-34 1999

CGC #4253
Ahringer J
NuRD and SIN3 - histone deacetylase complexes in development.
Trends in Genetics 16: 351-356 2000

CGC #4254
Kostich M;Fire A;Fambrough DM
Identification and molecular-genetic characterization of a
LAMP/CD68-like protein from Caenorhabditis elegans.
Journal of Cell Science 113: 2595-2606 2000

CGC #4255
Cioci LK;Qiu L;Freedman JH
Transgenic strains of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans as biomonitors
of metal contamination.
Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry 19: 2122-2129 2000

CGC #4256
Chen PJ;Ellis RE
TRA-1A regulates transcription of fog-3, which controls germ cell fate
in C. elegans.
Development 127: 3119-3129 2000

CGC #4257
Brownlee D;Holden-Dye L;Walker R
The range and biological activity of FMRFamide-related peptides and
classical neurotransmitters in nematodes.
Advances in Parasitology 45: 110-180 2000

CGC #4258
Kuwabara PE;Coulson A
RNAi - Prospects for a general technique for determining gene function.
Parasitology Today 16: 347-349 2000

CGC #4259
Pickeral OK;Li JZ;Barrow I;Boguski MS;Makalowski W;Zhang J
Classical oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes: A comparative genomics
Neoplasia 2: 280-286 2000

CGC #4260
Palmieri L;Runswick MJ;Fiermonte G;Walker JE;Palmieri F
Yeast mitochondrial carriers: Bacterial expression, biochemical
identification and metabolic significance.
Journal of Bioenergetics & Biomembranes 32: 67-77 2000

CGC #4261
Kawano T;Fujita M;Sakamoto H
Unique and redundant functions of SR proteins, a conserved family of
splicing factors, in Caenorhabditis elegans development.
Mechanisms of Development 95: 67-76 2000

CGC #4262
Bernhard N;van der Kooy D
A behavioral and genetic dissection of two forms of olfactory plasticity
in Caenorhabditis elegans: adaptation and habituation.
Learning & Memory 7: 199-212 2000

CGC #4263
Merz DC;Culotti JG
Genetic analysis of growth cone migrations in Caenorhabditis elegans.
Journal of Neurobiology 44: 281-288 2000

CGC #4264
Marroquin LD;Elyassnia D;Griffitts JS;Feitelson JS;Aroian RV
Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) toxin susceptibility and isolation of
resistance mutants in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans.
Genetics 155: 1693-1699 2000

CGC #4265
Kuwabara PE;Lee MH;Schedl T;Jefferis GSXE
A C. elegans patched gene, ptc-1, functions in germ-line cytokinesis.
Genes & Development 14: 1933-1944 2000

CGC #4266
Murakami S;Tedesco PM;Cypser JR;Johnson TE
Molecular genetic mechanisms of life-span manipulation in Caenorhabditis
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 908: 40-49 2000

CGC #4267
Sampayo JN;Jenkins NL;Lithgow GJ
Using stress resistance to isolate novel longevity mutations in
Caenorhabditis elegans.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 908: 324-326 2000

CGC #4268
Hsu JY;Sun ZW;Li X;Reuben M;Tatchell K;Bishop DK;Grushcow JM;Brame
CJ;Caldwell JA;Hunt DF;Lin R;Smith MM;Allis CD
Mitotic phosphorylation of histone H3 is governed by IpI1/aurora kinse
and Glc7/PP1 phosphatase in budding yeast and nematodes.
Cell 102: 279-291 2000

CGC #4269
Zheng R;Ghirlando R;Lee MS;Mizuuchi K;Krause M;Graigie R
Barrier-to-autointegration factor (BAF) bridges DNA in a discrete,
higher-order nucleoprotein complex.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 97: 8997-9002 2000

CGC #4270
Kim SK
Cell polarity: new PARtners for Cdc42 and Rac.
Nature Cell Biology 2: E143-E148 2000

CGC #4271
Fricke B;Lints R;Stewart G;Drummond H;Dodt G;Driscoll M;von During M
Epithelial Na+ channels and stomatin are expressed in rat trigeminal
mechanosensory neurons.
Cell Tissue Research 299: 327-334 2000

CGC #4272
White J
Worm tales.
International Journal of Developmental Biology 44: 39-42 2000

CGC #4273
Hopper NA;Lee JH;Sternberg PW
ARK-1 inhibits EGFR signaling in C. elegans.
Molecular Cell 6: 65-75 2000

CGC #4274
Hirabayashi J;Arata Y;Kasai K
Reinforcement of frontal affinity chromatography for effective analysis
of lectin-oligosaccharide interactions.
Journal of Chromatography 890: 261-271 2000

CGC #4275
Harris TW;Hartwieg E;Horvitz HR;Jorgensen EM
Mutations in synaptojanin disrupt synaptic vesicle recycling.
Journal of Cell Biology 150: 589-599 2000

CGC #4276
Walchli S;Colinge J;van Huijsduijnen RH
MetaBlasts: tracing protein tyrosine phosphate gene family roots from
man to Drosophila melanogaster and Caenorhabditis elegans genomes.
Gene 253: 137-143 2000

CGC #4277
Garcia-Saez I;Plasterk RHA
Purification of the Caenorhabditis elegans transposase Tc1A refolded
during gel filtration chromatography.
Protein Expression & Purification 19: 355-361 2000

CGC #4278
Shim J;Sternberg PW;Lee JH
Distinct and redundant functions of mu 1 medium chains of the AP-1
clathrin-associated protein complex in the nematode Caenorhabditis
Molecular Biology of the Cell 11: 2743-2756 2000

CGC #4279
Brown NH
Cell-cell adhesion via the ECM: integrin genetics in fly and worm.
Matrix Biology 19: 191-201 2000

CGC #4280
Kent WJ;Zahler AM
Conservation, regulation, synteny, and introns in a large-scale C.
briggsae-C. elegans genomic alignment.
Genome Research 18: 1115-1125 2000

CGC #4281
Dong MQ;Chase D;Patikoglou GA;Koelle MR
Multiple RGS proteins alter neural G protein signaling to allow C.
elegans to rapidly change behavior when fed.
Genes & Development 14: 2003-2014 2000

CGC #4282
Gunther CV;Georgi LL;Riddle DL
A Caenorhabditis elegans type I TGF beta receptor can function in the
absence of type II kinase to promote larval development.
Development 127: 3337-3347 2000

CGC #4283
Pujol N;Torregrossa P;Ewbank JJ;Brunet JF
The homeodomain protein CePHOX2/CEH-17 controls antero-posterior axonal
growth in C. elegans.
Development 127: 3361-3371 2000

CGC #4284
Ayyadevara S;Thaden JJ;Reis RJS
Anchor polymerase chain reaction display: A high-throughput method to
resolve, score, and isolate dimorphic genetic markers based on
interspersed repetitive DNA elements.
Analytical Biochemistry 284: 19-28 2000

CGC #4285
Galat A
Sequence diversification of the FK506-binding proteins in several
different genomes.
European Journal of Biochemistry 267: 4945-4959 2000

CGC #4286
Jungblut B;Sommer RJ
Novel cell-cell interactions during vulva development in Pristionchus
Development 127: 3295-3303 2000