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    Tom Kornberg, PhD

    TitleProfessor
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    DepartmentCardiovascular Research Inst
    Address555 Mission Bay Blvd South
    San Francisco CA 94158
    Phone415-476-8821

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      1. Kornberg TB. Cytonemes and the dispersion of morphogens. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol. 2014 Nov; 3(6):445-63.
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      2. Guerrero I, Kornberg TB. Hedgehog and its circuitous journey from producing to target cells. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2014 Sep; 33:52-62.
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      3. Yu D, Gustafson WC, Han C, Lafaye C, Noirclerc-Savoye M, Ge WP, Thayer DA, Huang H, Kornberg TB, Royant A, Jan LY, Jan YN, Weiss WA, Shu X. An improved monomeric infrared fluorescent protein for neuronal and tumour brain imaging. Nat Commun. 2014; 5:3626.
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      4. Kornberg TB, Roy S. Communicating by touch--neurons are not alone. Trends Cell Biol. 2014 Jun; 24(6):370-6.
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      5. Kornberg TB, Roy S. Cytonemes as specialized signaling filopodia. Development. 2014 Feb; 141(4):729-36.
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      6. Roy S, Huang H, Liu S, Kornberg TB. Cytoneme-mediated contact-dependent transport of the Drosophila decapentaplegic signaling protein. Science. 2014 Feb 21; 343(6173):1244624.
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      7. Ibrahim DM, Biehs B, Kornberg TB, Klebes A. Microarray comparison of anterior and posterior Drosophila wing imaginal disc cells identifies novel wing genes. G3 (Bethesda). 2013 Aug; 3(8):1353-62.
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      8. Kornberg TB. Cytonemes extend their reach. EMBO J. 2013 Jun 12; 32(12):1658-9.
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      9. Ali-Murthy Z, Lott SE, Eisen MB, Kornberg TB. An essential role for zygotic expression in the pre-cellular Drosophila embryo. PLoS Genet. 2013 Apr; 9(4):e1003428.
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      10. Kornberg TB. The imperatives of context and contour for morphogen dispersion. Biophys J. 2012 Dec 5; 103(11):2252-6.
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      11. Casso DJ, Liu S, Biehs B, Kornberg TB. Expression and characterization of Drosophila signal peptide peptidase-like (sppL), a gene that encodes an intramembrane protease. PLoS One. 2012; 7(3):e33827.
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      12. Roy S, Kornberg TB. Direct delivery mechanisms of morphogen dispersion. Sci Signal. 2011; 4(200):pt8.
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      13. Kornberg TB. Barcoding Hedgehog for intracellular transport. Sci Signal. 2011; 4(200):pe44.
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      14. Roy S, Hsiung F, Kornberg TB. Specificity of Drosophila cytonemes for distinct signaling pathways. Science. 2011 Apr 15; 332(6027):354-8.
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      15. Casso DJ, Biehs B, Kornberg TB. A novel interaction between hedgehog and Notch promotes proliferation at the anterior-posterior organizer of the Drosophila wing. Genetics. 2011 Feb; 187(2):485-99.
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      16. Biehs B, Kechris K, Liu S, Kornberg TB. Hedgehog targets in the Drosophila embryo and the mechanisms that generate tissue-specific outputs of Hedgehog signaling. Development. 2010 Nov; 137(22):3887-98.
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      17. Kechris KJ, Biehs B, Kornberg TB. Generalizing moving averages for tiling arrays using combined p-value statistics. Stat Appl Genet Mol Biol. 2010; 9:Article29.
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      18. Baig J, Chanut F, Kornberg TB, Klebes A. The chromatin-remodeling protein Osa interacts with CyclinE in Drosophila eye imaginal discs. Genetics. 2010 Mar; 184(3):731-44.
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      19. Guha A, Lin L, Kornberg TB. Regulation of Drosophila matrix metalloprotease Mmp2 is essential for wing imaginal disc:trachea association and air sac tubulogenesis. Dev Biol. 2009 Nov 15; 335(2):317-26.
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      20. Kawamura S, Hervold K, Ramirez-Weber FA, Kornberg TB. Two patched protein subtypes and a conserved domain of group I proteins that regulates turnover. J Biol Chem. 2008 Nov 7; 283(45):30964-9.
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      21. Guha A, Lin L, Kornberg TB. Organ renewal and cell divisions by differentiated cells in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Aug 5; 105(31):10832-6.
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      22. Casso DJ, Liu S, Iwaki DD, Ogden SK, Kornberg TB. A screen for modifiers of hedgehog signaling in Drosophila melanogaster identifies swm and mts. Genetics. 2008 Mar; 178(3):1399-413.
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      23. Klebes A, Kornberg TB. Linear RNA amplification for the production of microarray hybridization probes. Methods Mol Biol. 2008; 420:303-17.
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      24. Kornberg TB, Guha A. Understanding morphogen gradients: a problem of dispersion and containment. Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2007 Aug; 17(4):264-71.
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      25. Lu X, Liu S, Kornberg TB. The C-terminal tail of the Hedgehog receptor Patched regulates both localization and turnover. Genes Dev. 2006 Sep 15; 20(18):2539-51.
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      26. Ogden SK, Casso DJ, Ascano M, Yore MM, Kornberg TB, Robbins DJ. Smoothened regulates activator and repressor functions of Hedgehog signaling via two distinct mechanisms. J Biol Chem. 2006 Mar 17; 281(11):7237-43.
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      27. Guha A, Kornberg TB. Tracheal branch repopulation precedes induction of the Drosophila dorsal air sac primordium. Dev Biol. 2005 Nov 1; 287(1):192-200.
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      28. Hsiung F, Ramirez-Weber FA, Iwaki DD, Kornberg TB. Dependence of Drosophila wing imaginal disc cytonemes on Decapentaplegic. Nature. 2005 Sep 22; 437(7058):560-3.
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      29. Klebes A, Sustar A, Kechris K, Li H, Schubiger G, Kornberg TB. Regulation of cellular plasticity in Drosophila imaginal disc cells by the Polycomb group, trithorax group and lama genes. Development. 2005 Aug; 132(16):3753-65.
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      30. Casso DJ, Tanda S, Biehs B, Martoglio B, Kornberg TB. Drosophila signal peptide peptidase is an essential protease for larval development. Genetics. 2005 May; 170(1):139-48.
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      31. Sato M, Kornberg TB. FGF is an essential mitogen and chemoattractant for the air sacs of the drosophila tracheal system. Dev Cell. 2002 Aug; 3(2):195-207.
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      32. Klebes A, Biehs B, Cifuentes F, Kornberg TB. Expression profiling of Drosophila imaginal discs. Genome Biol. 2002 Jul 24; 3(8):RESEARCH0038.
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      33. Kornberg T. Another arrow in the Drosophila quiver. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2002 Jul 23; 99(15):9607-8.
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      34. Llano E, Pendás AM, Aza-Blanc P, Kornberg TB, López-Otín C. Dm1-MMP, a matrix metalloproteinase from Drosophila with a potential role in extracellular matrix remodeling during neural development. J Biol Chem. 2000 Nov 17; 275(46):35978-85.
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      35. Read D, Butte MJ, Dernburg AF, Frasch M, Kornberg TB. Functional studies of the BTB domain in the Drosophila GAGA and Mod(mdg4) proteins. Nucleic Acids Res. 2000 Oct 15; 28(20):3864-70.
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      36. Ramírez-Weber FA, Kornberg TB. Signaling reaches to new dimensions in Drosophila imaginal discs. Cell. 2000 Oct 13; 103(2):189-92.
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      37. Aza-Blanc P, Lin HY, Ruiz i Altaba A, Kornberg TB. Expression of the vertebrate Gli proteins in Drosophila reveals a distribution of activator and repressor activities. Development. 2000 Oct; 127(19):4293-301.
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      38. Chuang PT, Kornberg TB. On the range of hedgehog signaling. Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2000 Oct; 10(5):515-22.
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      39. Ramírez-Weber FA, Casso DJ, Aza-Blanc P, Tabata T, Kornberg TB. Hedgehog signal transduction in the posterior compartment of the Drosophila wing imaginal disc. Mol Cell. 2000 Aug; 6(2):479-85.
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      40. Kornberg TB, Krasnow MA. The Drosophila genome sequence: implications for biology and medicine. Science. 2000 Mar 24; 287(5461):2218-20.
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      41. Casso D, Ramírez-Weber F, Kornberg TB. GFP-tagged balancer chromosomes for Drosophila melanogaster. Mech Dev. 2000 Mar 1; 91(1-2):451-4.
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      42. Aza-Blanc P, Kornberg TB. Ci: a complex transducer of the hedgehog signal. Trends Genet. 1999 Nov; 15(11):458-62.
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      43. Kornberg T. Pictures in cell biology. Cytonemes. Trends Cell Biol. 1999 Nov; 9(11):434.
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      44. Casso D, Ramírez-Weber FA, Kornberg TB. GFP-tagged balancer chromosomes for Drosophila melanogaster. Mech Dev. 1999 Nov; 88(2):229-32.
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      45. Ramírez-Weber FA, Kornberg TB. Cytonemes: cellular processes that project to the principal signaling center in Drosophila imaginal discs. Cell. 1999 May 28; 97(5):599-607.
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      46. Tsuneizumi K, Nakayama T, Kamoshida Y, Kornberg TB, Christian JL, Tabata T. Daughters against dpp modulates dpp organizing activity in Drosophila wing development. Nature. 1997 Oct 9; 389(6651):627-31.
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      47. Aza-Blanc P, Ramírez-Weber FA, Laget MP, Schwartz C, Kornberg TB. Proteolysis that is inhibited by hedgehog targets Cubitus interruptus protein to the nucleus and converts it to a repressor. Cell. 1997 Jun 27; 89(7):1043-53.
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      48. Goldsborough AS, Kornberg TB. Reduction of transcription by homologue asynapsis in Drosophila imaginal discs. Nature. 1996 Jun 27; 381(6585):807-10.
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      49. Thérond PP, Knight JD, Kornberg TB, Bishop JM. Phosphorylation of the fused protein kinase in response to signaling from hedgehog. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1996 Apr 30; 93(9):4224-8.
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      50. Gustavson E, Goldsborough AS, Ali Z, Kornberg TB. The Drosophila engrailed and invected genes: partners in regulation, expression and function. Genetics. 1996 Mar; 142(3):893-906.
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      51. Tabata T, Schwartz C, Gustavson E, Ali Z, Kornberg TB. Creating a Drosophila wing de novo, the role of engrailed, and the compartment border hypothesis. Development. 1995 Oct; 121(10):3359-69.
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      52. Saenz-Robles MT, Maschat F, Tabata T, Scott MP, Kornberg TB. Selection and characterization of sequences with high affinity for the engrailed protein of Drosophila. Mech Dev. 1995 Oct; 53(2):185-95.
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      53. Kuhn DT, Turenchalk G, Mack JA, Packert G, Kornberg TB. Analysis of the genes involved in organizing the tail segments of the Drosophila melanogaster embryo. Mech Dev. 1995 Sep; 53(1):3-13.
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      54. Schwartz C, Locke J, Nishida C, Kornberg TB. Analysis of cubitus interruptus regulation in Drosophila embryos and imaginal disks. Development. 1995 Jun; 121(6):1625-35.
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      55. Raeber AJ, Muramoto T, Kornberg TB, Prusiner SB. Expression and targeting of Syrian hamster prion protein induced by heat shock in transgenic Drosophila melanogaster. Mech Dev. 1995 Jun; 51(2-3):317-27.
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      56. Serrano N, Brock HW, Demeret C, Dura JM, Randsholt NB, Kornberg TB, Maschat F. polyhomeotic appears to be a target of engrailed regulation in Drosophila. Development. 1995 Jun; 121(6):1691-703.
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      57. Bourbon HM, Martin-Blanco E, Rosen D, Kornberg TB. Phosphorylation of the Drosophila engrailed protein at a site outside its homeodomain enhances DNA binding. J Biol Chem. 1995 May 12; 270(19):11130-9.
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      58. Goldsborough AS, Kornberg TB. Allele-specific quantification of Drosophila engrailed and invected transcripts. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1994 Dec 20; 91(26):12696-700.
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      59. Fristrom D, Gotwals P, Eaton S, Kornberg TB, Sturtevant M, Bier E, Fristrom JW. Blistered: a gene required for vein/intervein formation in wings of Drosophila. Development. 1994 Sep; 120(9):2661-71.
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      60. Tabata T, Kornberg TB. Hedgehog is a signaling protein with a key role in patterning Drosophila imaginal discs. Cell. 1994 Jan 14; 76(1):89-102.
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      61. Kornberg TB. Understanding the homeodomain. J Biol Chem. 1993 Dec 25; 268(36):26813-6.
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      62. Soeller WC, Oh CE, Kornberg TB. Isolation of cDNAs encoding the Drosophila GAGA transcription factor. Mol Cell Biol. 1993 Dec; 13(12):7961-70.
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      63. Martín-Blanco E, Kornberg TB. DR-78, a novel Drosophila melanogaster genomic DNA fragment highly homologous to the DNA-binding domain of thyroid hormone-retinoic acid-vitamin D receptor subfamily. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1993 Nov 16; 1216(2):339-41.
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      64. Kornberg TB, Tabata T. Segmentation of the Drosophila embryo. Curr Opin Genet Dev. 1993 Aug; 3(4):585-94.
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      65. Tabata T, Eaton S, Kornberg TB. The Drosophila hedgehog gene is expressed specifically in posterior compartment cells and is a target of engrailed regulation. Genes Dev. 1992 Dec; 6(12B):2635-45.
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      66. Kuhn DT, Sawyer M, Packert G, Turenchalk G, Mack JA, Sprey TE, Gustavson E, Kornberg TB. Development of the D. melanogaster caudal segments involves suppression of the ventral regions of A8, A9 and A10. Development. 1992 Sep; 116(1):11-20.
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      67. Katzen AL, Kornberg T, Bishop JM. Expression during Drosophila development of DER, a gene related to erbB-1 and neu: correlations with mutant phenotypes. Dev Biol. 1991 Jun; 145(2):287-301.
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      68. Katzen AL, Montarras D, Jackson J, Paulson RF, Kornberg T, Bishop JM. A gene related to the proto-oncogene fps/fes is expressed at diverse times during the life cycle of Drosophila melanogaster. Mol Cell Biol. 1991 Jan; 11(1):226-39.
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      69. Bishop JM, Eilers M, Katzen AL, Kornberg T, Ramsay G, Schirm S. MYB and MYC in the cell cycle. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 1991; 56:99-107.
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      70. Katzen AL, Kornberg T, Bishop JM. Diverse expression of dsrc29A, a gene related to src, during the life cycle of Drosophila melanogaster. Development. 1990 Dec; 110(4):1169-83.
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      71. Hama C, Ali Z, Kornberg TB. Region-specific recombination and expression are directed by portions of the Drosophila engrailed promoter. Genes Dev. 1990 Jul; 4(7):1079-93.
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      72. Eaton S, Kornberg TB. Repression of ci-D in posterior compartments of Drosophila by engrailed. Genes Dev. 1990 Jun; 4(6):1068-77.
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      73. Patel NH, Kornberg TB, Goodman CS. Expression of engrailed during segmentation in grasshopper and crayfish. Development. 1989 Oct; 107(2):201-12.
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      74. Karr TL, Kornberg TB. fushi tarazu protein expression in the cellular blastoderm of Drosophila detected using a novel imaging technique. Development. 1989 May; 106(1):95-103.
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      75. Karr TL, Weir MP, Ali Z, Kornberg T. Patterns of engrailed protein in early Drosophila embryos. Development. 1989 Mar; 105(3):605-12.
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      76. Gay NJ, Poole S, Kornberg T. Association of the Drosophila melanogaster engrailed protein with specific soluble nuclear protein complexes. EMBO J. 1988 Dec 20; 7(13):4291-7.
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      77. Weir MP, Edgar BA, Kornberg T, Schubiger G. Spatial regulation of engrailed expression in the Drosophila embryo. Genes Dev. 1988 Sep; 2(9):1194-203.
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      78. Gay NJ, Poole SJ, Kornberg TB. The Drosophila engrailed protein is phosphorylated by a serine-specific protein kinase. Nucleic Acids Res. 1988 Jul 25; 16(14A):6637-47.
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      79. Soeller WC, Poole SJ, Kornberg T. In vitro transcription of the Drosophila engrailed gene. Genes Dev. 1988 Jan; 2(1):68-81.
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      80. Poole SJ, Kornberg TB. Modifying expression of the engrailed gene of Drosophila melanogaster. Development. 1988; 104 Suppl:85-93.
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      81. Drees B, Ali Z, Soeller WC, Coleman KG, Poole SJ, Kornberg T. The transcription unit of the Drosophila engrailed locus: an unusually small portion of a 70,000 bp gene. EMBO J. 1987 Sep; 6(9):2803-9.
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      82. Coleman KG, Poole SJ, Weir MP, Soeller WC, Kornberg T. The invected gene of Drosophila: sequence analysis and expression studies reveal a close kinship to the engrailed gene. Genes Dev. 1987 Mar; 1(1):19-28.
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      83. Edgar BA, Weir MP, Schubiger G, Kornberg T. Repression and turnover pattern fushi tarazu RNA in the early Drosophila embryo. Cell. 1986 Dec 5; 47(5):747-54.
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      84. Karr TL, Ali Z, Drees B, Kornberg T. The engrailed locus of D. melanogaster provides an essential zygotic function in precellular embryos. Cell. 1985 Dec; 43(3 Pt 2):591-601.
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      85. Joyner AL, Kornberg T, Coleman KG, Cox DR, Martin GR. Expression during embryogenesis of a mouse gene with sequence homology to the Drosophila engrailed gene. Cell. 1985 Nov; 43(1):29-37.
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      86. Simon MA, Drees B, Kornberg T, Bishop JM. The nucleotide sequence and the tissue-specific expression of Drosophila c-src. Cell. 1985 Oct; 42(3):831-40.
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      87. Kuner JM, Nakanishi M, Ali Z, Drees B, Gustavson E, Theis J, Kauvar L, Kornberg T, O'Farrell PH. Molecular cloning of engrailed: a gene involved in the development of pattern in Drosophila melanogaster. Cell. 1985 Aug; 42(1):309-16.
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      88. Katzen AL, Kornberg TB, Bishop JM. Isolation of the proto-oncogene c-myb from D. melanogaster. Cell. 1985 Jun; 41(2):449-56.
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      89. Joyner A, Hauser C, Kornberg T, Tjian R, Martin G. Structure and expression of two classes of mammalian homeo-box-containing genes. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 1985; 50:291-300.
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      90. Ali Z, Drees B, Coleman KG, Gustavson E, Karr TL, Kauvar LM, Poole SJ, Soeller W, Weir MP, Kornberg T. The engrailed locus of Drosophila melanogaster: genetic, developmental, and molecular studies. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 1985; 50:229-33.
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      91. Poole SJ, Kauvar LM, Drees B, Kornberg T. The engrailed locus of Drosophila: structural analysis of an embryonic transcript. Cell. 1985 Jan; 40(1):37-43.
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      92. Kornberg T, Sidén I, O'Farrell P, Simon M. The engrailed locus of Drosophila: in situ localization of transcripts reveals compartment-specific expression. Cell. 1985 Jan; 40(1):45-53.
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      93. Bishop JM, Drees B, Katzen AL, Kornberg TB, Simon MA. Proto-oncogenes of Drosophila melanogaster. Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 1985; 50:727-31.
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      94. Morata G, Kornberg T, Lawrence PA. The phenotype of engrailed mutations in the antenna of Drosophila. Dev Biol. 1983 Sep; 99(1):27-33.
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      95. Forbes DJ, Kornberg TB, Kirschner MW. Small nuclear RNA transcription and ribonucleoprotein assembly in early Xenopus development. J Cell Biol. 1983 Jul; 97(1):62-72.
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      96. Simon MA, Kornberg TB, Bishop JM. Three loci related to the src oncogene and tyrosine-specific protein kinase activity in Drosophila. Nature. 1983 Apr 28; 302(5911):837-9.
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      97. Craine BL, Kornberg T. Activation of the major drosophila heat-shock genes in vitro. Cell. 1981 Sep; 25(3):671-81.
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      98. Kornberg T. Compartments in the abdomen of Drosophila and the role of the engrailed locus. Dev Biol. 1981 Sep; 86(2):363-72.
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      99. Kornberg T. Engrailed: a gene controlling compartment and segment formation in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1981 Feb; 78(2):1095-9.
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