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Yalgin C, Ebrahimi S, Delandre C, Yoong L F, Akimoto S, Tran H, Amikura R, Spokony R, Torben-Nielsen B, White KP, Moore AW

Centrosomin represses dendrite branching by orienting microtubule nucleation.

Nature Neuroscience 18, 1437-1445 (2015) doi:10.1038/nn.4099




Taniguchi H, Moore AW

Chromatin regulators in neurodevelopment and disease: Analysis of fly neural circuits provides insights.

Bioessays.2014 36(9):872-83.doi: 10.1002/bies.201400087


Tobias Hohenauer and Adrian W. Moore

The Prdm family: expanding roles in stem cells and development

Development July 1, 2012.139:2267-2282 doi:10.1242/dev.070110


Keita Endo, M Rezaul karim, Hiroaki Taniguchi, Alena Krejci, Emi Kinameri, Matthias Siebert, Kei Ito, Sarah J Bray and Adrian W Moore

Chromatin modification of Notch targets in olfactory receptor neuron diversification.

Nature Neuroscience 15, 224-233(2012) doi:10.1038/nn.2998

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M. Rezaul Karim and Adrian W. Moore

Convergent Local Identity and Topographic Projection of Sensory Neurons.

The Journal of Neuroscience, November 23, 2011.31(47):17017-17027


Emi Kinameri, Takashi Inoue, Jun Aruga, Itaru Imayoshi, Ryoichiro Kageyama, Tomomi Shimogori, Adrian W. Moore

Prdm Proto-Oncogene Transcription Factor Family Expression and Interaction with the Notch-Hes Pathway in Mouse Neurogenesis.

PLoS ONE. 2008; 3(12): e3859 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0003859


Moore AW

Intrinsic mechanisms to define neuron class-specific dendrite arbor morphology.

Cell Adhesion and Migration 2:2,1-2;April/May/June 2008 doi:10.4161/cam.2.2.6395


Jinushi-Nakao S.#, Arvind R#, Amikura R, Kinameri E, Liu A.W.& Moore AW.

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Knot/Collier and Cut Control Different Aspects of Dendrite Cytoskeleton and Synergize to Define Final Arbor Shape.

Neuron 2007 Dec 20;56(6):963-78 doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2007.10.031

Kuzin A, Brody T, Moore AW, Odenwald WF.

Nerfin-1 is required for early axon guidance decisions in the developing Drosophila CNS.

Dev Biol. 2005 Jan 15;277(2):347-65 doi:10.1016/j.ydbio.2004.09.027


Moore AW, Roegiers F, Jan LY, Jan YN.

Conversion of neurons and glia to external-cell fates in the external sensory organs of Drosophila hamlet mutants by a cousin-cousin cell-type respecification.

Genes Dev. 2004 Mar 15;18(6):623-8 doi:10.1101/gad.1170904


Grueber WB, Ye B, Moore AW, Jan LY, Jan YN.

Dendrites of distinct classes of Drosophila sensory neurons show different capacities for homotypic repulsion.

Curr Biol. 2003 Apr 15;13(8):618-26 doi:10.1016/S0960-9822(03)00207-0


Moore AW, Jan LY, Jan YN.

hamlet, a Binary Genetic Switch Between Single- and Multiple- Dendrite Neuron Morphology.

Science. 2002 Aug 23;297(5585):1355-8 doi:10.1126/science.1072387