Selected Publications

Tauber, E., Zordan,  M. A., Sandrelli, .F, Pegoraro, M., Daga, A., Osterwalder, N., Selmin, A.,  Etournay, R., Monger, K., Rosato, E., Kyriacou  C. P.* & Costa, R. 2007. Natural selection favours a newly derived timeless allele in Drosophila melanogasterScience, 316, 1895-98

Sandrelli, F., Tauber, E., Pegoraro, M., Mazzotta, G., Cisotto, G., Piccin, A., Rosato, E., Zordan,  M., Costa, R. & Kyriacou,  C.P, 2007.  Molecular basis for natural selection at the timeless locus in Drosophila melanogaster.  Science, 316, 1898-900.

Codd, V.,  Dolezel, D., Piccin, A., Garner, K.J., Racey, S.N., Straatman, K.R., Louis, E.J,  Costa, R.,  Sauman, I., Kyriacou, C.P.* & Rosato, E. 2007 Circadian rhythm gene regulation in the housefly, Musca domestica. Genetics, 177, 1539-51

Moran, C.N. & Kyriacou, C.P.  2009. Functional neurogenomics of the courtship song of male Drosophila melanogaster. Cortex, 45, 18-34

Maywood E.S., Chahad-Ehlers S., Garabette M.L., Pritchard C., Underhill P., Greenfield A., Ebling F.J.P., Kyriacou C.P., Hastings M.H. & Reddy A.B.  2009. Differential testicular gene expression in seasonal fertility.  J biol Rhythms 24, 114-125

Last,   K.S., Bailhache, T.,  Kramer,  C., Kyriacou, C.P., Rosato, E., & Olive, P.J.W. 2009. Tidal, daily, and  lunar-day biorhythmicity in the marine polychaete Nereis virens.  Chronobiol Int.  26, 167-183

Deery M., Maywood E.S., Chesham J.C., Sladek M., Karp N.A., Green E. W., Charles P.D., Reddy A.B., Kyriacou C.P., Lilley K.S., Hastings M.H. 2009 Proteomic analysis reveals the role of synaptic vesicle cycling in sustaining the suprachiasmatic circadian clock. Curr Biol 19, 2031-6

Ben-Shlomo R., & Kyriacou, C P. 2010 Light pulses administered during the circadian dark phase alter expression of cell cycle associated transcripts in mouse brain.  Cancer Genetics and Cytogenetics.  197, 65-70

Benna, C., Bonaccorsi, S., Wülbeck, C., Helfrich-Förster, C., Gatti, M., Kyriacou, C.P.  Costa, R. & Sandrelli, F.  2010 Drosophila timeless 2 is required for chromosome stability and circadian photoreception.  Curr Biol  20, 346-352

Richards, P., Didszun, C., Campesan, S.,  Simpson, A., Horley, B., Young, K. W., Glynn, P., Cain, K., Kyriacou, C. P., Giorgini, F., & Nicotera, P.    2011  Huntingtin aggregates cause loss of dendritic spines by disrupting endosomal recycling.   Cell Death & Differentiation.

Wilcockson D.C.,  Zhang L., Hastings M.H. Kyriacou, C. P., & Webster, S.G. 2011  A novel form of pigment-dispersing hormone in the intertidal marine isopod, Eurydice pulchra (Leach). J Comp Neurol 

Campesan S, Green EW, Breda C, Sathyasaikumar KV,  Muchowski PJ,  Schwarcz R Kyriacou CP & Giorgini F. 2011 The Kynurenine Pathway Modulates Neurodegeneration in a Drosophila Model of Huntington’s Disease.  Curr Biol  21, 961-6.

Vanin S,  Bhutani S, Montelli, S,  Menegazzi P, Green EW, Pegoraro M, Sandrelli F, Costa R & Kyriacou CP. 2012 Unexpected features of Drosophila circadian behavioural rhythms under natural conditions. Nature 484, 371-6

Green EW, Campesan S, Breda C, Sathyasaikumar KV,  Muchowski PJ,  Schwarcz R, Kyriacou CP, Giorgini F. 2012 Drosophila eye color mutants as therapeutic tools for Huntington’s disease.  Fly 6, 117-20

Steinert JR, Campesan S, Richards P, Kyriacou CP, Forsythe ID, Giorgini F.  2012   Rab11 modulates synaptic dysfunction and behavioural deficits in a Drosophila model of Huntington’s disease.  Human Mol Gen 21, 2912-22

Edgar RS,  Green EW,  Zhao Y, van Ooijen G, Olmedo M, Qin X, Xu Y, Pan M,  Valekunja UK, Feeney KA, Maywood ES,  Hastings MH, Baliga NS, Merrow M, Millar AJ, Johnson CH, Kyriacou CP, O’Neill JS, Reddy AB. 2012  Peroxiredoxins are conserved markers of circadian rhythms.  Nature, 485, 459-64

Allebrandt KV, Amin N, Müller-Myhsok B, Esko T, Teder-Laving M, Azevedo RV, Hayward C, van Mill J, Vogelzangs N, Green EW, Melville SA, Lichtner P, Wichmann HE, Oostra BA, Janssens AC, Campbell H, Wilson JF, Hicks AA, Pramstaller PP, Dogas Z, Rudan I, Merrow M, Penninx B, Kyriacou CP, Metspalu A, van Duijn CM, Meitinger T, Roenneberg T. 2013  A K(ATP) channel gene effect on sleep duration: from genome-wide association studies to function in Drosophila. Mol Psychiatry. 18, 122–132.

Menegazzi P, Vanin S, Yoshii T, Rieger D, Hermann C, Dusik V, Kyriacou CP, Helfrich-Förster C, Costa R.  2013  Drosophila clock neurons under natural conditions.  J Biol Rhythms, 28, 3-14

Mason, RP, Casu, M, Butler, N, Breda, C, Campesan S, Clapp, J, Green, EW, Kyriacou, CP & Giorgini, F.  2013 Glutathione peroxidase activity is neuroprotective in models of Huntington’s disease.  Nat Genet,  45, 1249-54

Zhang, L., Hastings  M.H.,  Green E.W., Tauber E., Sladek, M., Webster S. G*.,  Kyriacou C.P*. and Wilcockson D.C.  2013 Dissociation of circadian and circatidal rhythms in a marine crustacean, Eurydice pulchraCurr Biol,  23, 1863-73.

Green, E.W., Fedele, G., Giorgini, F., & Kyriacou C.P.  2014 Widely used Drosophila RNAi collection is subject to dominant, off-target phenotypic effects Nature Methods, 11, 222-3

Kyriacou CP, Green EW, Piffer A, Dowse HB 2017 Failure to reproduce period-dependent song cycles in Drosophila is due to poor automated pulse-detection and low intensity courtship.  Proc Natl Acad Sci USA  In Press  [ Raw data click here]


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