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  • Chisholm RL, Gaudet P, Just EM, Pilcher KE, Fey P, Merchant SN, Kibbe WA (2006) 'dictyBase, the model organism database for Dictyostelium discoideum.' Nucleic Acids Res 34:D423-7.

  • Kreppel L, Fey P, Gaudet P, Just E, Kibbe WA, Chisholm RL, Kimmel AR (2004)
    dictyBase: a new Dictyostelium discoideum genome database. Nucleic Acids Res. 32(1):D332-3.

  • Eichinger L (2003)
    Revamp a model-status and prospects of the Dictyostelium genome project. Curr Genet, 44(2):59-72.

  • Eichinger L, Noegel AA (2003)
    Crawling into a new era-the Dictyostelium genome project. EMBO J. May 1;22(9):1941-6.

  • Winckler T, Dingermann T, Glockner G (2002)
    Dictyostelium mobile elements: strategies to amplify in a compact genome. Cell Mol Life Sci. 59(12):2097-111.

  • Shaulsky G, Loomis WF (2002)
    Gene expression patterns in Dictyostelium using microarrays. Protist 153(2):93-8.

  • Urushihara H (2002)
    Functional genomics of the social amoebae, Dictyostelium discoideum. Mol Cells. 13(1):1-4.

  • Rivero, F (2002)
    mRNA processing in Dictyostelium: sequence requirements for termination and splicing. Protist 153:169-76.

  • Kuspa A, Sucgang R, Shaulsky G (2001)
    The promise of a protist: the Dictyostelium genome project. Funct Integr Genomics. 1(5):279-93.

  • Sucgang R, Shaulsky G, Kuspa A (2000)
    Toward the functional analysis of the Dictyostelium discoideum genome. J Eukaryot Microbiol. 47(4):334-9.

  • Williams JG, Firtel RA (2000)
    HAPPY days for the Dictyostelium genome project. Genome Res. 10(11):1658-9.

  • Kay RR, Williams JG (1999)
    The Dictyostelium genome project: an invitation to species hopping. Trends Genet. 15(8):294-7.

  • Winckler T (1998)
    Retrotransposable elements in the Dictyostelium discoideum genome. Cell Mol Life Sci. 54(5):383-93.



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  • Bagorda A, Mihaylov VA, Parent CA (2006) 'Chemotaxis: moving forward and holding on to the past.' Thromb Haemost 95:12-21.

  • Sasaki AT, Firtel RA (2006) 'Regulation of chemotaxis by the orchestrated activation of Ras, PI3K, and TOR.' Eur J Cell Biol :.

  • Jin T, Hereld D (2006) 'Moving toward understanding eukaryotic chemotaxis.' Eur J Cell Biol :.

  • Mattei S, Klein G, Satre M, Aubry L (2006) 'Trafficking and developmental signaling: Alix at the crossroads.' Eur J Cell Biol :.

  • Franca-Koh J, Kamimura Y, Devreotes P (2006) 'Navigating signaling networks: chemotaxis in Dictyostelium discoideum.' Curr Opin Genet Dev 16:333-8.

  • Dormann D, Weijer CJ (2006) 'Chemotactic cell movement during Dictyostelium development and gastrulation.' Curr Opin Genet Dev 16:367-73.

  • Popowicz GM, Schleicher M, Noegel AA, Holak TA (2006) 'Filamins: promiscuous organizers of the cytoskeleton.' Trends Biochem Sci 31:411-9.

  • Bosgraaf L, van Haastert PJ (2006) 'The regulation of myosin II in Dictyostelium.' Eur J Cell Biol :.

  • Rybakin V, Clemen CS (2005) 'Coronin proteins as multifunctional regulators of the cytoskeleton and membrane trafficking.' Bioessays 27:625-32.

  • Affolter M, Weijer CJ (2005) 'Signaling to cytoskeletal dynamics during chemotaxis.' Dev Cell 9:19-34.

  • Desjardins M, Houde M, Gagnon E (2005) 'Phagocytosis: the convoluted way from nutrition to adaptive immunity.' Immunol Rev 207:158-65.

  • Schirenbeck A, Arasada R, Bretschneider T, Schleicher M, Faix J. (2005) 'Formins and VASPs may co-operate in the formation of filopodia.' Biochem Soc Trans 33:1256-9.

  • Parent CA (2004)
    Making all the right moves: chemotaxis in neutrophils and Dictyostelium. Curr Opin Cell Biol 16:4-13.

  • Van Haastert PJ, Devreotes PN (2004)
    Chemotaxis: signalling the way forward. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 5:626-34.

  • Uyeda TQ, Nagasaki A (2004)
    Variations on a theme: the many modes of cytokinesis. Curr Opin Cell Biol 16:55-60.

  • Cvrckova F, Rivero F, Bavlnka B (2004)
    Evolutionarily conserved modules in actin nucleation: lessons from Dictyostelium discoideum and plants. Protoplasma. 224(1-2):15-31.

  • Gard DL, Becker BE, Josh Romney S (2004)
    MAPping the eukaryotic tree of life: structure, function, and evolution of the MAP215/Dis1 family of microtubule-associated proteins. Int Rev Cytol 239:179-272.

  • Graf R, Daunderer C, Schulz I (2004)
    Molecular and functional analysis of the Dictyostelium centrosome.Int Rev Cytol 241:155-202.

  • Blagg SL, Insall, RH (2004)
    Control of SCAR activity in Dictyostelium discoideum. Biochem Soc Trans 32:1113-4.

  • Brown MR., Kornberg A (2004)
    Inorganic polyphosphate in the origin and survival of species.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101(46):16085-7.

  • Bowers-Morrow VM, Ali SO, Williams KL (2004)
    Comparison of molecular mechanisms mediating cell contact phenomena in model developmental systems: an exploration of universality. Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 79:611-42.

  • Postma M, Bosgraaf L, Loovers HM, Van Haastert PJ (2004)
    Chemotaxis: signalling modules join hands at front and tail. EMBO Rep. 5(1):35-40.

  • Soldati T (2003)
    Unconventional Myosins, Actin Dynamics and Endocytosis: A Menage a Trois? Traffic. Jun;4(6):358-66.

  • Yumura S, Uyeda TQ (2003)
    Myosins and cell dynamics in cellular slime molds. Int Rev Cytol. 224: 173-225.

  • De Lozanne A (2003)
    The role of BEACH proteins in Dictyostelium. Traffic. 4(1): 6-12.

  • Devreotes P, Janetopoulos C (2003)
    Eukaryotic chemotaxis: distinctions between directional sensing and polarization. J Biol Chem. Jun 6;278(23):20445-8.

  • Meili R, Firtel RA (2003)
    Follow the leader. Dev Cell. Mar;4(3):291-3.

  • Lohia A (2003)
    Midwifery and assisted reproduction in Dictyostelium and Entamoeba. J Biosci 28:139-40

  • Gomer R, Gao T, Tang Y, Knecht D, Titus MA (2002)
    Cell motility mediates tissue size regulation in Dictyostelium. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 809-15.

  • Kay RR (2002)
    Chemotaxis and cell differentiation in Dictyostelium. Curr Opin Microbiol. 5(6):575-9.

  • Iijima M, Huang YE, Devreotes P (2002)
    Temporal and spatial regulation of chemotaxis.Dev Cell. Oct;3(4):469-78.

  • Lim CJ, Spiegelman GB, Weeks G (2002)
    Cytoskeletal regulation by Dictyostelium Ras subfamily proteins. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 729-36.

  • Landree MA, Devreotes PN (2004)
    Analyzing chemotaxis using Dictyostelium discoideum as a model system. Methods Mol Biol. 239:91-104.

  • Robinson DN, Girard KD, Octtaviani E, Reichl EM (2002)
    Dictyostelium cytokinesis: from molecules to mechanics. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 719-27.

  • Sasaki N, Ohkura R, Sutoh K (2002)
    Dictyostelium myosin II as a model to study the actin-myosin interactions during force generation. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 697-702.

  • Wakelin S, Conibear PB, Woolley RJ, Floyd DN, Bagshaw CR, Kovacs M, Malnasi-Csizmadia A (2002)
    Engineering Dictyostelium discoideum myosin II for the introduction of site-specific fluorescence probes. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 673-83.

  • Soll DR, Wessels D, Heid PJ, Zhang H (2002)
    A contextual framework for characterizing motility and chemotaxis mutants in Dictyostelium discoideum. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 659-72.

  • Bruckert F, Decave E, Garrivier D, Cosson P, Brechet Y, Fourcade B, Satre M (2002)
    Dictyostelium discoideum adhesion and motility under shear flow: experimental and theoretical approaches. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 651-8.

  • Klopfenstein DR, Holleran EA, Vale RD (2002)
    Kinesin motors and microtubule-based organelle transport in Dictyostelium discoideum. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 631-8.

  • Hestermann A, Rehberg M, Graf R (2002)
    Centrosomal microtubule plus end tracking proteins and their role in Dictyostelium cell dynamics. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 621-30.

  • Koonce MP, Khodjakov A (2002)
    Dynamic microtubules in Dictyostelium. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 613-9.

  • Duhon D, Cardelli J (2002)
    The regulation of phagosome maturation in Dictyostelium. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 803-8.

  • Chung CY, Firtel RA (2002)
    Signaling pathways at the leading edge of chemotaxing cells. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 773-9.

  • Nagasaki A, Hibi M, Asano Y, Uyeda TQ (2001)
    Genetic approaches to dissect the mechanisms of two distinct pathways of cell cycle-coupled cytokinesis in Dictyostelium. Cell Struct Funct. 26(6):585-91.

  • Weber I (2001)
    On the mechanism of cleavage furrow ingression in Dictyostelium. Cell Struct Funct. 26(6):577-84.

  • Adachi H (2001)
    Identification of proteins involved in cytokinesis of Dictyostelium. Cell Struct Funct. 26(6):571-5.

  • Chung CY, Funamoto S, Firtel RA (2001)
    Signaling pathways controlling cell polarity and chemotaxis. Trends Biochem Sci. 26(9):557-66.

  • Fisher PR (2001)
    Genetic analysis of phototaxis in Dictyostelium. Chapter 19 in Photomovement. ESP Comprehensive Series in Photosciences Vol 1.pp. 519-559. Edited by D-P. Hader & M. Lebert. Elsevier Science Ltd. Amsterdam.
    Preprint Version (5.3 Mbyte pdf file) made available with permission from Elsevier Science Ltd.

  • Cardelli J (2001)
    Phagocytosis and macropinocytosis in Dictyostelium: phosphoinositide-based processes, biochemically distinct. Traffic. 2(5):311-20.

  • de la Roche MA, Cote GP (2001)
    Regulation of Dictyostelium myosin I and II. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1525(3):245-61.

  • Ma S, Fey P, Chisholm RL (2001)
    Molecular motors and membrane traffic in Dictyostelium. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1525(3):234-44.

  • Janssen KP, Schleicher M (2001)
    Dictyostelium discoideum: a genetic model system for the study of professional phagocytes. Profilin, phosphoinositides and the lmp gene family in Dictyostelium. Biochim Biophys Acta. 15;1525(3):228-33.

  • Lee E, Pang K, Knecht D (2001)
    The regulation of actin polymerization and cross-linking in Dictyostelium.Biochim Biophys Acta. 15;1525(3):217-27.

  • Rupper A, Cardelli J (2001)
    Regulation of phagocytosis and endo-phagosomal trafficking pathways in Dictyostelium discoideum. Biochim Biophys Acta. 15;1525(3):205-16.

  • Maniak M (2001)
    Fluid-phase uptake and transit in axenic Dictyostelium cells. Biochim Biophys Acta. Mar 15;1525(3):197-204.

  • Soll DR, Wessels D, Voss E, Johnson O (2001)
    Computer-assisted systems for the analysis of amoeboid cell motility. Methods Mol Biol. 161:45-58.

  • Dormann D, Vasiev B, Weijer CJ (2000)
    The control of chemotactic cell movement during Dictyostelium morphogenesis. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 355(1399):983-91.

  • Bracco E, Pergolizzi B, Peracino B, Ponte E, Balbo A, Mai A, Ceccarelli A, Bozzaro S (2000)
    Cell-cell signaling and adhesion in phagocytosis and early development of Dictyostelium.Int J Dev Biol.;44(6 Spec No):733-42.

  • Koonce MP (2000)
    Dictyostelium, a model organism for microtubule-based transport.Protist. May;151(1):17-25.

  • Firtel RA, Meili R (2000)
    Dictyostelium: a model for regulated cell movement during morphogenesis. Curr Opin Genet Dev. Aug;10(4):421-7.

  • Firtel RA, Chung CY (2000)
    The molecular genetics of chemotaxis: sensing and responding to chemoattractant gradients. Bioessays. Jul;22(7):603-15.

  • Titus MA (2000)
    The role of unconventional myosins in Dictyostelium endocytosis. J Eukaryot Microbiol. 47(3):191-6.

  • Noegel AA, Schleicher M (2000)
    The actin cytoskeleton of Dictyostelium: a story told by mutants. J Cell Sci. 113 ( Pt 5):759-66.

  • Soldati T, Geissler H, Schwarz EC (1999)
    How many is enough? Exploring the myosin repertoire in the model eukaryote Dictyostelium discoideum. Cell Biochem Biophys. 30(3):389-411.

  • Weber I, Niewohner J, Faix J (1999)
    Cytoskeletal protein mutations and cell motility in Dictyostelium. Biochem Soc Symp. 65:245-65.

  • Parent CA, Devreotes PN (1999)
    A cell's sense of direction. Science. 284(5415):765-70.

  • Wolf WA, Chew TL, Chisholm RL (1999)
    Regulation of cytokinesis. Cell Mol Life Sci. Jan;55(1):108-20.

  • Soderbom F, Loomis WF (1998)
    Cell-cell signaling during Dictyostelium development. Trends Microbiol. Oct;6(10):402-6.

  • Chisholm RL (1997)
    Cytokinesis: a regulatory role for Ras-related proteins? Curr Biol. Oct 1;7(10):R648-50.

  • Fisher PR (1997)
    Genetics of phototaxis in a model eukaryote, Dictyostelium discoideum. Bioessays. May;19(5):397-407.



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  • Alexander S, Min J, Alexander H (2006) 'Dictyostelium discoideum to human cells: pharmacogenetic studies demonstrate a role for sphingolipids in chemoresistance.' Biochim Biophys Acta 1760:301-9.

  • Hsu DW, Gaudet P, Hudson JJ, Pears CJ, Lakin ND (2006) 'DNA damage signaling and repair in Dictyostelium discoideum.' Cell Cycle 5:702-8.

  • Fuchs BB, Mylonakis E (2006) 'Using non-mammalian hosts to study fungal virulence and host defense.' Curr Opin Microbiol 9:346-51.

  • Williams RS, Boeckeler K, Graf R, Muller-Taubenberger A, Li Z, Isberg RR, Wessels D, Soll DR, Alexander H, Alexander S (2006) 'Towards a molecular understanding of human diseases using Dictyostelium discoideum.' Trends Mol Med :.

  • Williams RS (2005) 'Pharmacogenetics in model systems: defining a common mechanism of action for mood stabilisers.' Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 29:1029-37.

  • Steinert, M., Heuner, K (2005)
    Dictyostelium as host model for pathogenesis. Cell Microbiol 7:307-14.

  • Manahan CL, Iglesias PA, Long Y, Devreotes PN (2004)
    Chemoattractant signaling in Dictyostelium discoideum. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 20:223-53.

  • Drennan D, Ryazanov AG (2004)
    Alpha-kinases: analysis of the family and comparison with conventional protein kinases. Prog Biophys Mol Biol 85:1-32.

  • Saba JD, Hla T (2004)
    Point-counterpoint of sphingosine 1-phosphate metabolism. Circ Res 94:724-34.

  • West CM, Van Der Wel H, Sassi S, Gaucher EA (2004)
    Cytoplasmic glycosylation of protein-hydroxyproline and its relationship to other glycosylation pathways. Biochim Biophys Acta 1673:29-44.

  • Pozos TC, Ramakrishan L (2004)
    New models for the study of Mycobacterium-host interactions. Curr Opin Immunol 16:499-505.

  • West CM (2003)
    Evolutionary and functional implications of the complex glycosylation of Skp1, a cytoplasmic/nuclear glycoprotein associated with polyubiquitination. Cell Mol Life Sci 60:229-40.

  • Steinert M, Leippe M, Roeder T (2003) 'Surrogate hosts: protozoa and invertebrates as models for studying pathogen-host interactions.' Int J Med Microbiol 293:321-32.

  • Hou SX, Zheng Z, Chen X, Perrimon N (2002)
    The Jak/STAT pathway in model organisms: emerging roles in cell movement. Dev Cell 3:765-78.

  • Saran S, Meima ME, Alvarez-Curto E, Weening KE, Rozen DE, Schaap P (2002)
    cAMP signaling in Dictyostelium. Complexity of cAMP synthesis, degradation and detection. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 793-802.

  • Bosgraaf L, Van Haastert PJ (2002)
    A model for cGMP signal transduction in Dictyostelium in perspective of 25 years of cGMP research. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 781-91.

  • Rivero F, Somesh BP (2002)
    Signal transduction pathways regulated by Rho GTPases in Dictyostelium. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 737-49.

  • De la Roche MA, Smith JL, Betapudi V, Egelhoff TT, Cote GP (2002)
    Signaling pathways regulating Dictyostelium myosin II. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 703-18.

  • Comer FI, Parent CA (2002)
    PI 3-kinases and PTEN: how opposites chemoattract. Cell. May 31;109(5):541-4.

  • Brzostowski JA, Kimmel AR (2001)
    Signaling at zero G: G-protein-independent functions for 7-TM receptors. Trends Biochem Sci. 26(5):291-7.

  • Chubb JR, Insall RH (2001)
    Dictyostelium: an ideal organism for genetic dissection of Ras signalling networks. Biochim Biophys Acta. Mar 15;1525(3):262-71.

  • Wilkins A, Insall RH (2001)
    Small GTPases in Dictyostelium: lessons from a social amoeba. Trends Genet. 17(1):41-8.

  • Thomason P, Kay R (2000)
    Eukaryotic signal transduction via histidine-aspartate phosphorelay. J Cell Sci. 113 ( Pt 18):3141-50.

  • Kay RR, Flatman P, Thompson CR (1999)
    DIF signalling and cell fate. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 10(6):577-85.

  • Aubry L, Firtel R (1999)
    Integration of signaling networks that regulate Dictyostelium differentiation. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol.;15:469-517.

  • Williams JG (1999)
    Serpentine receptors and STAT activation: more than one way to twin a STAT. Trends Biochem Sci 24: 333-4.

  • Brown JM, Firtel RA (1998)
    Phosphorelay signalling: new tricks for an ancient pathway. Curr Biol. Sep 10;8(18):R662-5.

  • Loomis WF, Kuspa A, Shaulsky G (1998)
    Two-component signal transduction systems in eukaryotic microorganisms. Curr Opin Microbiol 1: 643-648.

  • Soderbom F, Loomis WF (1998)
    Cell-cell signaling during Dictyostelium development. Trends Microbiol 6: 402-406.

  • Kay RR (1997)
    Dictyostelium development: lower STATs. Curr Biol.Nov 1;7(11):R723-5.



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  • Goldbeter A (2006) 'Oscillations and waves of cyclic AMP in Dictyostelium: A prototype for spatio-temporal organization and pulsatile intercellular communication.' Bull Math Biol 68:1095-109.

  • Williams JG (2006) 'Transcriptional regulation of Dictyostelium pattern formation.' EMBO Rep 7:694-8.

  • Urushihara H, Muramoto T (2006) 'Genes involved in Dictyostelium discoideum sexual reproduction.' Eur J Cell Biol :.

  • Mahadeo DC, Parent CA (2006) 'Signal relay during the life cycle of Dictyostelium.' Curr Top Dev Biol 73:115-40.

  • Strmecki L, Greene DM, Pears, CJ (2005) 'Developmental decisions in Dictyostelium discoideum.' Dev Biol 284:25-36.

  • Chisholm RL, Firtel RA (2004)
    Insights into morphogenesis from a simple developmental system. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 5:531-41.

  • Weijer CJ (2004)
    Dictyostelium morphogenesis.Curr Opin Genet Dev 14:392-8.

  • Kimmel AR, Firtel RA (2004)
    Breaking symmetries: regulation of Dictyostelium development through chemoattractant and morphogen signal-response. Curr Opin Genet Dev 14:540-9.

  • Alexander S, Srinivasan S, Alexander H (2003)
    Proteomics opens doors to the mechanisms of developmentally regulated secretion. Mol Cell Proteomics 2(11):1156-63.

  • Williams HP, Harwood AJ (2003)
    Cell polarity and Dictyostelium development. Curr Opin Microbiol. 6(6):621-7.

  • Golstein P, Aubry L, Levraud JP. (2003)
    Cell-death alternative model organisms: why and which? Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 4(10):798-807.

  • West CM (2003)
    Comparative analysis of spore coat formation, structure, and function in Dictyostelium. Int Rev Cytol. 222:237-93.

  • Coates JC, Harwood AJ (2001)
    Cell-cell adhesion and signal transduction during Dictyostelium development. J Cell Sci. 114(Pt 24):4349-58.

  • Escalante R, Vicente JJ (2000)
    Dictyostelium discoideum: a model system for differentiation and patterning.Int J Dev Biol. 44(8):819-35.

  • Weeks G (2000)
    Signalling molecules involved in cellular differentiation during Dictyostelium morphogenesis. Curr Opin Microbiol. 3(6):625-30.

  • Kronstad JW, Kaiser D (2000)
    Growth and development: signals and their transduction. Curr Opin Microbiol. 3(6):549-52.

  • Kim L, Kimmel AR (2000)
    GSK3, a master switch regulating cell-fate specification and tumorigenesis. Curr Opin Genet Dev. 10(5):508-14.

  • Cotter DA, Mahadeo DC, Cervi DN, Kishi Y, Gale K, Sands T, Sameshima M (2000)
    Environmental regulation of pathways controlling sporulation, dormancy and germination utilizes bacterial-like signaling complexes in Dictyostelium discoideum. Protist. 151(2):111-26.

  • Dao DN, Kessin RH, Ennis HL (2000)
    Developmental cheating and the evolutionary biology of Dictyostelium and Myxococcus. Microbiology. 146 (Pt 7):1505-12.

  • Srinivasan S, Alexander H, Alexander S (2000)
    Crossing the finish line of development: regulated secretion of Dictyostelium proteins. Trends Cell Biol. 10(6):215-9.

  • Brown JM, Firtel RA (2000)
    Just the right size: cell counting in Dictyostelium. Trends Genet. 16(5):191-3.

  • Weijer CJ (1999)
    Morphogenetic cell movement in Dictyostelium. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 10(6):609-19.

  • Mohanty S, Firtel RA (1999)
    Control of spatial patterning and cell-type proportioning in Dictyostelium. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 10(6):597-607.

  • Meima M, Schaap P (1999)
    Dictyostelium development-socializing through cAMP. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 10(6):567-76.

  • Brown JM, Firtel RA (1999)
    Regulation of cell-fate determination in Dictyostelium. Dev Biol. 15;216(2):426-41.

  • Thomason P, Traynor D, Kay R (1999)
    Taking the plunge. Terminal differentiation in Dictyostelium. Trends Genet. 15(1):15-9.

  • Loomis WF (1998)
    Role of PKA in the timing of developmental events in Dictyostelium cells. Microbiol Mol Biol Rev. 62(3):684-94.



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  • Alexander H, Vomund AN, Alexander S (2003) Viability assay for Dictyostelium for use in drug studies. Biotechniques. 35(3):464-6, 468, 470.

  • Guerin NA, Larochelle DA (2002)
    A user's guide to restriction enzyme-mediated integration in Dictyostelium. J Muscle Res Cell Motil. 23(7-8): 597-604.

  • Levraud JP, Adam M, Cornillon S, Golstein P (1998)
    Methods to study cell death in Dictyostelium discoideum. Methods Cell Biol. 66:469-97.

  • Gomer RH (1998)
    Antisense: a key tool for cell and developmental studies in Dictyostelium. Genet Eng (N Y). 20:135-41.

  • Eichinger L, Lee SS, Schleicher M (1999)
    Dictyostelium as model system for studies of the actin cytoskeleton by molecular genetics. Microsc Res Techniq 47: 124-134.

  • Daunderer C, Schliwa M, Graf R (1999)
    Dictyostelium discoideum: A promising centrosome model system. Biol Cell 91: 313-320.

  • Slade MB, Emslie KR, Williams KL (1997)
    Expression of recombinant glycoproteins in the simple eukaryote Dictyostelium discoideum. Biotechnol Genet Eng 14: 1-35.

  • Emslie KR, Slade MB, Williams KL (1995)
    From virus to vaccine: developments using the simple eukaryote, Dictyostelium discoideum. Trends Microbiol. 3(12):476-9.


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