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Priess Lab Publications

Asan A, Raiders SA, Priess JR. (2016) Morphogenesis of the C. elegans Intestine Involves Axon Guidance Genes. PLoS Genet. 12(5): e1006077 [PubMed]

Rasmussen JP, Feldman JL, Reddy SS, Priess JR. (2013)  Cell Interactions and Patterned Intercalations Shape and Link Epithelial Tubes in C. elegans. PLoS Genet. Sep;9(9):e1003772. [PubMed]

Rasmussen, J. P., Somashekar Reddy, S., and Priess, J. R. (2012) Laminin is required to orient epithelial polarity in the C. elegans pharynx. Development. e-pub Apr 25. [PubMed]

Dennis, S., Sheth, U., Feldman, J. L., English, K. A., and Priess, J. R. (2012) C. elegans Germ Cells Show Temperature and Age-Dependent Expression of Cer1, a Gypsy/Ty3-Related Retrotransposon. PLoS Pathog 8, e1002591. [PubMed]

Feldman, J. L., and Priess, J. R. (2012) A Role for the Centrosome and PAR-3 in the Hand-Off of MTOC Function during Epithelial Polarization. Curr Biol 22, 575-582. [PubMed]

Sheth, U., Pitt, J., Dennis, S., and Priess, J. R. (2010) P granules are principal sites of mRNA export in the adult C. elegans germline. Development. 137, 1305-1314. [PubMed]

Tenlen, J. R., Molk, J. N., London, N., Page, B. D., and Priess, J. R. (2008). MEX-5 asymmetry in one-cell C. elegans embryos requires PAR-4- and PAR-1-dependent phosphorylation. Development. 135, 3665-3675. [PubMed]

Rasmussen, J. P., English, K., Tenlen, J. R., and Priess, J. R. (2008). Notch signaling and morphogenesis of single-cell tubes in the C. elegans digestive tract. Dev Cell 14, 559-569. [PubMed]

Neves, A., English, K., and Priess, J. R. (2007). Notch-GATA synergy promotes endoderm-specific expression of ref-1 in C. elegans. Development 134, 4459-4468. [PubMed]

Wolke, U., Jezuit, E. A., and Priess, J. R. (2007). Actin-dependent cytoplasmic streaming in C. elegans oogenesis. Development 134, 2227-2236. [PubMed]

Ooi, S. L., Priess, J. R., and Henikoff, S. (2006). Histone H3.3 Variant Dynamics in the Germline of Caenorhabditis elegans. PLoS Genet 2, e97. [PubMed]

Ciosk, R., DePalma, M., and Priess, J. R. (2006). Translational regulators maintain totipotency in Caenorhabditis elegans germline. Science 311, 851-853. [PubMed]

Priess, J. (June 25, 2005). Notch signaling in the C. elegans embryo. WormBook, ed. The C. elegans Research Community, WormBook, doi/10.1895/wormbook.1.4.1, http://www.wormbook.org.

Neves, A., and Priess, J. R. (2005). The REF-1 Family of bHLH Transcription Factors Pattern C. elegans Embryos through Notch-Dependent and Notch-Independent Pathways. Dev Cell 8, 867-879. [PubMed]

Hermann, G. J., Schroeder, L. K., Hieb, C. A., Kershner, A. M., Rabbitts, B. M., Fonarev, P., Grant, B. D., and Priess, J. R. (2005). Genetic Analysis of Lysosomal Trafficking in Caenorhabditis elegans. Mol Biol Cell 16, 3273-3288. [PubMed]

Deshpande, R., Inoue, T., Priess, J. R., and Hill, R. J. (2005). lin-17/Frizzled and lin-18 regulate POP-1/TCF-1 localization and cell type specification during C. elegans vulval development. Dev Biol 278, 118-129. [PubMed]

Park, F. D., Tenlen, J. R., and Priess, J. R. (2004). C. elegans MOM-5/frizzled functions in MOM-2/Wnt-independent cell polarity and is localized asymmetrically prior to cell division. Curr Biol 14, 2252-2258. [PubMed]

Munro, E. M., Nance, J., and Priess, J. (2004). Cortical flows powered by asymmetrical contraction transport PAR proteins to establish and maintain anterior-posterior polarity in the early C. elegans embryo. Dev Cell 7, 413-424. [PubMed]

Ciosk, R., DePalma, M., and Priess, J. R. (2004). ATX-2, the C. elegans ortholog of ataxin 2, functions in translational regulation in the germline. Development 131, 4831-41. [PubMed]

Good, K., Ciosk, R., Nance, J., Neves, A., Hill, R. J., and Priess, J. R. (2004). The T-box transcription factors TBX-37 and TBX-38 link GLP-1/Notch signaling to mesoderm induction in C. elegans embryos. Development 131, 1967-1978. [PubMed]

Nance, J., and Priess, J. (2004). Gastrulation in Nematodes. In Gastrulation: From Cells to Embryo, C. D. Stern, ed. (Cold Spring Harbor, NY, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press). [CSHL Press Website]

Pang, K. M., Ishidate, T., Nakamura, K., Shirayama, M., Trzepacz, C., Schubert, C. M., Priess, J. R., and Mello, C. C. (2004). The minibrain kinase homolog, mbk-2, is required for spindle positioning and asymmetric cell division in early C. elegans embryos. Dev Biol 265, 127-139. [PubMed]

Park, F. D., and Priess, J. R. (2003). Establishment of POP-1 asymmetry in early C. elegans embryos. Development 130, 3547-3556. [PubMed]

Nance, J., Munro, E. M., and Priess, J. R. (2003). C. elegans PAR-3 and PAR-6 are required for apicobasal asymmetries associated with cell adhesion and gastrulation. Development 130, 5339-5350. [PubMed]

Nance, J., and Priess, J. R. (2002). Cell polarity and gastrulation in C. elegans. Development 129, 387-397. [PubMed]

Goutte, C., Tsunozaki, M., Hale, V. A., and Priess, J. R. (2002). APH-1 is a multipass membrane protein essential for the Notch signaling pathway in Caenorhabditis elegans embryos. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99, 775-779. [PubMed]

Starr, D. A., Hermann, G. J., Malone, C. J., Fixsen, W., Priess, J. R., Horvitz, H. R., and Han, M. (2001). unc-83 encodes a novel component of the nuclear envelope and is essential for proper nuclear migration. Development 128, 5039-5050. [PubMed]

Schisa, J. A., Pitt, J. N., and Priess, J. R. (2001). Analysis of RNA associated with P granules in germ cells of C. elegans adults. Development 128, 1287-1298. [PubMed]

Page, B. D., Guedes, S., Waring, D., and Priess, J. R. (2001). The C. elegans E2F- and DP-related proteins are required for embryonic asymmetry and negatively regulate Ras/MAPK signaling. Mol Cell 7, 451-460. [PubMed]

Hermann, G. J., Leung, B., and Priess, J. R. (2000). Left-right asymmetry in C. elegans intestine organogenesis involves a LIN-12/Notch signaling pathway. Development 127, 3429-3440. [PubMed]

Schubert, C. M., Lin, R., de Vries, C. J., Plasterk, R. H., and Priess, J. R. (2000). MEX-5 and MEX-6 function to establish soma/germline asymmetry in early C. elegans embryos. Mol Cell 5, 671-682. [PubMed]

Pitt, J. N., Schisa, J. A., and Priess, J. R. (2000). P granules in the germ cells of Caenorhabditis elegans adults are associated with clusters of nuclear pores and contain RNA. Dev Biol 219, 315-333. [PubMed]

Goutte, C., Hepler, W., Mickey, K. M., and Priess, J. R. (2000). aph-2 encodes a novel extracellular protein required for GLP-1-mediated signaling. Development 127, 2481-2492. [PubMed]

Leung, B., Hermann, G. J., and Priess, J. R. (1999). Organogenesis of the Caenorhabditis elegans intestine. Dev Biol 216, 114-134. [PubMed]

Tabara, H., Hill, R. J., Mello, C. C., Priess, J. R., and Kohara, Y. (1999). pos-1 encodes a cytoplasmic zinc-finger protein essential for germline specification in C. elegans. Development 126, 1-11. [PubMed]

Rocheleau, C. E., Yasuda, J., Shin, T. H., Lin, R., Sawa, H., Okano, H., Priess, J. R., Davis, R. J., and Mello, C. C. (1999). WRM-1 activates the LIT-1 protein kinase to transduce anterior/posterior polarity signals in C. elegans. Cell 97, 717-726. [PubMed]

Lin, R., Hill, R. J., and Priess, J. R. (1998). POP-1 and anterior-posterior fate decisions in C. elegans embryos. Cell 92, 229-239. [PubMed]

Costa, M., Raich, W., Agbunag, C., Leung, B., Hardin, J., and Priess, J. R. (1998). A putative catenin-cadherin system mediates morphogenesis of the Caenorhabditis elegans embryo. J Cell Biol 141, 297-308. [PubMed]

Zhu, J., Hill, R. J., Heid, P. J., Fukuyama, M., Sugimoto, A., Priess, J. R., and Rothman, J. H. (1997). end-1 encodes an apparent GATA factor that specifies the endoderm precursor in Caenorhabditis elegans embryos. Genes Dev 11, 2883-2896. [PubMed]

Schnabel, R., and Priess, J. R. (1997). Specification of Cell Fates in the Early Embryo. In C. elegans II, D. L. Riddle, T. Blumenthal, B. J. Meyer, and J. R. Priess, eds. (Cold Spring Harbor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press), pp. 361-382. [NCBI Bookshelf] [CSHL Press Website]

Rocheleau, C. E., Downs, W. D., Lin, R., Wittmann, C., Bei, Y., Cha, Y. H., Ali, M., Priess, J. R., and Mello, C. C. (1997). Wnt signaling and an APC-related gene specify endoderm in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 90, 707-716. [PubMed]

Page, B. D., Zhang, W., Steward, K., Blumenthal, T., and Priess, J. R. (1997). ELT-1, a GATA-like transcription factor, is required for epidermal cell fates in Caenorhabditis elegans embryos. Genes Dev 11, 1651-1661. [PubMed]

Guedes, S., and Priess, J. R. (1997). The C. elegans MEX-1 protein is present in germline blastomeres and is a P granule component. Development 124, 731-739. [PubMed]

Costa, M., Draper, B. W., and Priess, J. R. (1997). The role of actin filaments in patterning the Caenorhabditis elegans cuticle. Dev Biol 184, 373-384. [PubMed]

Draper, B. W., Mello, C. C., Bowerman, B., Hardin, J., and Priess, J. R. (1996). MEX-3 is a KH domain protein that regulates blastomere identity in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 87, 205-216. [PubMed]

Watts, J. L., Etemad-Moghadam, B., Guo, S., Boyd, L., Draper, B. W., Mello, C. C., Priess, J. R., and Kemphues, K. J. (1996). par-6, a gene involved in the establishment of asymmetry in early C. elegans embryos, mediates the asymmetric localization of PAR-3. Development 122, 3133-3140. [PubMed]

Seydoux, G., Mello, C. C., Pettitt, J., Wood, W. B., Priess, J. R., and Fire, A. (1996). Repression of gene expression in the embryonic germ lineage of C. elegans. Nature 382, 713-716. [PubMed]

Mello, C. C., Schubert, C., Draper, B., Zhang, W., Lobel, R., and Priess, J. R. (1996). The PIE-1 protein and germline specification in C. elegans embryos. Nature 382, 710-712. [PubMed]

Mickey, K. M., Mello, C. C., Montgomery, M. K., Fire, A., and Priess, J. R. (1996). An inductive interaction in 4-cell stage C. elegans embryos involves APX-1 expression in the signalling cell. Development 122, 1791-1798. [PubMed]

Lin, R., Thompson, S., and Priess, J. R. (1995). pop-1 encodes an HMG box protein required for the specification of a mesoderm precursor in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 83, 599-609. [PubMed]

Priess, J. R. (1994). Establishment of initial asymmetry in early Caenorhabditis elegans embryos. Curr Opin Genet Dev 4, 563-568. [PubMed]

Mello, C. C., Draper, B. W., and Priess, J. R. (1994). The maternal genes apx-1 and glp-1 and establishment of dorsal-ventral polarity in the early C. elegans embryo. Cell 77, 95-106. [PubMed]

Blackwell, T. K., Bowerman, B., Priess, J. R., and Weintraub, H. (1994). Formation of a monomeric DNA binding domain by Skn-1 bZIP and homeodomain elements. Science 266, 621-628. [PubMed]

Bowerman, B., Draper, B. W., Mello, C. C., and Priess, J. R. (1993). The maternal gene skn-1 encodes a protein that is distributed unequally in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 74, 443-452. [PubMed]

Mello, C. C., Draper, B. W., Krause, M., Weintraub, H., and Priess, J. R. (1992). The pie-1 and mex-1 genes and maternal control of blastomere identity in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 70, 163-176. [PubMed]

Bowerman, B., Tax, F. E., Thomas, J. H., and Priess, J. R. (1992). Cell interactions involved in development of the bilaterally symmetrical intestinal valve cells during embryogenesis in Caenorhabditis elegans. Development 116, 1113-1122. [PubMed]

Bowerman, B., Eaton, B. A., and Priess, J. R. (1992). skn-1, a maternally expressed gene required to specify the fate of ventral blastomeres in the early C. elegans embryo. Cell 68, 1061-1075. [PubMed]

Krause, M., Fire, A., Harrison, S. W., Priess, J., and Weintraub, H. (1990). CeMyoD accumulation defines the body wall muscle cell fate during C. elegans embryogenesis. Cell 63, 907-919. [PubMed]

Kemphues, K. J., Priess, J. R., Morton, D. G., and Cheng, N. S. (1988). Identification of genes required for cytoplasmic localization in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 52, 311-320. [PubMed]

Priess, J. R., Schnabel, H., and Schnabel, R. (1987). The glp-1 locus and cellular interactions in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 51, 601-611. [PubMed]

Priess, J. R., and Thomson, J. N. (1987). Cellular interactions in early C. elegans embryos. Cell 48, 241-250. [PubMed]

Greenwald, I., Coulson, A., Sulston, J., and Priess, J. (1987). Correlation of the physical and genetic maps in the lin-12 region of Caenorhabditis elegans. Nucleic Acids Res 15, 2295-2307. [PubMed]

Priess, J. R., and Hirsh, D. I. (1986). Caenorhabditis elegans morphogenesis: the role of the cytoskeleton in elongation of the embryo. Dev Biol 117, 156-173. [PubMed]

Wolf, N., Priess, J., and Hirsh, D. (1983). Segregation of germline granules in early embryos of Caenorhabditis elegans: an electron microscopic analysis. J Embryol Exp Morphol 73, 297-306. [PubMed]