Publications and Presentations

2007 "Processing and Assembly of the Dystrophin Glycoprotein Complex" Traffic 8(3): 177-83
2007 "Reduced life span with heart and muscle dysfunction in Drosophila sarcoglycan mutants" Hum Mol Genet. 16(23): 2933-43
2004 "Smooth muscle cell-extrinsic vascular spasm arises from cardiomyocyte degeneration in sarcoglycan-deficient cardiomyopathy" J Clin Invest 113, 668-675
2004 "Doxycycline-regulated over-expression of hsp22 has negative effects on stress resistance and life span in adult Drosophila melanogaster" Mech Ageing Dev 125, 651-663
2004 "Genetic compensation for sarcoglycan loss by integrin alpha7beta 1 in muscle" J Cell Sci 117, 3821-3830
2003 "Cytoskeletal defects in cardiomyopathy" J Mol Cell Cardiol 35, 231-241
2002 "The sarcoglycan complex in striated and vascular smooth muscle" Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol 67, 389-397
2002 "Doxycycline-induced expression of sense and inverted-repeat constructs modulates phosphogluconate mutase (Pgm) gene expression in adult Drosophila melanogaster" Genome Biol 3, research0021
2000 "Drosophila Studies" Encyclopedia of Stress, Ed. G. Fink, Academic Press Vol. 1: 753-55