Publications from the Freeman Lab

Osterloh JM, Freeman MR. Neuronal death or dismemberment mediated by Sox14. Nat Neurosci. 2009 Dec;12(12):1479-80. PubMed PMID: 19935724. 

Fuentes-Medel Y, Logan MA, Ashley J, Ataman B, Budnik V, Freeman MR. Glia and muscle sculpt neuromuscular arbors by engulfing destabilized synaptic boutons and shed presynaptic debris. PLoS Biol. 2009 Aug;7(8):e1000184. Epub 2009 Aug 25. PubMed PMID: 19707574; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2724735. 

Doherty J, Logan MA, TaƟdemir OE, Freeman MR. Ensheathing glia function as phagocytes in the adult Drosophila brain. J Neurosci. 2009 Apr 15;29(15):4768-81. PubMed PMID: 19369546; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2674269. 

Avery MA, Sheehan AE, Kerr KS, Wang J, Freeman MR. Wld S requires Nmnat1 enzymatic activity and N16-VCP interactions to suppress Wallerian degeneration. J Cell Biol. 2009 Feb 23;184(4):501-13. PubMed PMID: 19237597; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2654119. 

Ziegenfuss JS, Biswas R, Avery MA, Hong K, Sheehan AE, Yeung YG, Stanley ER, Freeman MR. Draper-dependent glial phagocytic activity is mediated by Src and Syk family kinase signalling. Nature. 2008 Jun 12;453(7197):935-9. Epub 2008 Apr 23. PubMed PMID: 18432193; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2493287. 

Logan MA, Freeman MR. The scoop on the fly brain: glial engulfment functions in Drosophila. Neuron Glia Biol. 2007 Feb;3(1):63-74. PubMed PMID: 18172512; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2171361. 

Emery P, Freeman MR. Glia got rhythm. Neuron. 2007 Aug 2;55(3):337-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 17678846. 

MacDonald JM, Beach MG, Porpiglia E, Sheehan AE, Watts RJ, Freeman MR. The Drosophila cell corpse engulfment receptor Draper mediates glial clearance of severed axons. Neuron. 2006 Jun 15;50(6):869-81. PubMed PMID: 16772169. 

Freeman MR, Doherty J. Glial cell biology in Drosophila and vertebrates. Trends Neurosci. 2006 Feb;29(2):82-90. Epub 2006 Jan 10. Review. PubMed PMID: 16377000. 

Freeman MR. Glial (and neuronal) cells missing. Neuron. 2005 Oct 20;48(2):163-5. PubMed PMID: 16242394. 

Freeman MR, Delrow J, Kim J, Johnson E, Doe CQ. Unwrapping glial biology: Gcm target genes regulating glial development, diversification, and function. Neuron. 2003 May 22;38(4):567-80. PubMed PMID: 12765609. 

Freeman MR, Doe CQ. Moving muscle. Jeb signaling in Drosophila. Dev Cell. 2001 Nov;1(5):587-8. PubMed PMID: 11709176. 

Freeman MR, Doe CQ. Asymmetric Prospero localization is required to generate mixed neuronal/glial lineages in the Drosophila CNS. Development. 2001 Oct;128(20):4103-12. PubMed PMID: 11641232. 

Freeman MR, Dobritsa A, Gaines P, Segraves WA, Carlson JR. The dare gene: steroid hormone production, olfactory behavior, and neural degeneration in Drosophila. Development. 1999 Oct;126(20):4591-602. PubMed PMID: 10498693. 

Buszczak M, Freeman MR, Carlson JR, Bender M, Cooley L, Segraves WA. Ecdysone response genes govern egg chamber development during mid-oogenesis in Drosophila. Development. 1999 Oct;126(20):4581-9. PubMed PMID: 10498692. 

Clyne PJ, Warr CG, Freeman MR, Lessing D, Kim J, Carlson JR. A novel family of divergent seven-transmembrane proteins: candidate odorant receptors in Drosophila. Neuron. 1999 Feb;22(2):327-38. PubMed PMID: 10069338.