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Miki Fujioka, PhD

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1020 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Boundaries of loop domains (insulators): Determinants of chromosome form and function in multicellular eukaryotes
  2. Determinants of Chromosome Architecture: Insulator Pairing in cis and in trans
  3. Genome-wide identification of Drosophila Hb9 targets reveals a pivotal role in directing the transcriptome within eight neuronal lineages, including activation of Nitric oxide synthase and Fd59a/Fox-D
  4. The Drosophila eve Insulator Homie Promotes eve Expression and Protects the Adjacent Gene from Repression by Polycomb Spreading
  5. Engrailed cooperates directly with Extradenticle and Homothorax on a distinct class of homeodomain binding sites to repress sloppy paired
  6. Regulation of a duplicated locus: Drosophila sloppy paired is replete with functionally overlapping enhancers
  7. Ecdysone- and NO-Mediated Gene Regulation by Competing EcR/Usp and E75A Nuclear Receptors during Drosophila Development
  8. Non-additive interactions involving two distinct elements mediate sloppy-paired regulation by pair-rule transcription factors
  9. A chromatin insulator mediates transgene homing and very long-range enhancer-promoter communication
  10. The DNA-binding Polycomb-group protein Pleiohomeotic maintains both active and repressed transcriptional states through a single site
  11. The interaction of DIAP1 with dOmi/HtrA2 regulates cell death in Drosophila
  12. Embryonic even skipped-dependent muscle and heart cell fates are required for normal adult activity, heart function, and lifespan
  13. Erratum: Drawing lines in the sand: Even skipped et al. and parasegment boundaries (Developmental Biology (2004) 269 (609-622) DOI: 10.1016/j.ydbio. 2004.03.001)
  14. Drawing lines in the sand: Even skipped et al. and parasegment boundaries
  15. Embryonic origins of a motor system: Motor dendrites form a myotopic map in Drosophila
  16. Specification of Motoneuron Fate in Drosophila: Integration of Positive and Negative Transcription Factor Inputs by a Minimal eve Enhancer
  17. Even-skipped, acting as a repressor, regulates axonal projections in Drosophila
  18. Engrailed cooperates with extradenticle and homothorax to repress target genes in Drosophila
  19. The repressor activity of Even-skipped is highly conserved, and is sufficient to activate engrailed and to regulate both the spacing and stability of parasegment boundaries
  20. A complex array of DNA-binding proteins required for pairing-sensitive silencing by a polycomb group response element from the Drosophila engrailed gene