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2020 - :

Werner S*†, Okenve-Ramos P*, Hehlert P, Zitouni S, Priya P, Mendonça M, Sporbert A, Spalthoff C, Göpfert MC, Jana SC†¶, Bettencourt-Dias M†¶. IFT88 maintains sensory function by localising signalling proteins along Drosophila cilia. Life Sci Alliance. 2024. † -corresponding authors, ¶ -lead authors.

Jana SC*†, Jain A*, Datt P*, … Ray K†. Kinesin-2 transports Orco into the olfactory cilium of Drosophila melanogaster at specific developmental stages. PLoS Genet. 2021.  *-equal contribution, †-corresponding authors.

Jana SC†. Centrosome structure and biogenesis: Variations on a theme? Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2021 Feb;110:123-138. †-corresponding authors.

Mookherjee D, Das S, Mukherjee R, Bera M, Jana SC, Chakrabarti S, Chakrabarti O. RETREG1/FAM134B mediated autophagosomal degradation of AMFR/GP78 and OPA1—a dual organellar turnover mechanism. Autophagy. 2020 Jul 1;1-24.

Till 2019:

Research articles:

Ito D, Zitouni S#Jana SC#, … Bettencourt-Dias M. Pericentrin-mediated SAS-6 recruitment promotes centriole assembly. eLife 8, e41418 # -equal contributions

Jana SC†, … Bettencourt-Dias M†. Differential regulation of core transition zone and centriole components contributes to ciliary base diversity. Nature Cell Biology. 2018 Aug;20(8):928-941. †-corresponding authors.

Marteil G, Guerrero A, Vieira AF, Almeida BP, Machado P, Mendonça S, Mesquita M, Villarreal B, Fonseca I, Francia ME, Dores K, Martins NP, Jana SC, … Bettencourt-Dias M. Over-elongation of centriole in cancer promotes centriole amplification and chromosome mis-segregation. Nat Comm. 2018 Mar 28;9(1):1258.

Pimenta-Marques A*, Bento I*, Lopes C, Duart P, Jana SC, Bettencourt-Dias M. A mechanism for the elimination of the female gamete centrosome in Drosophila melanogaster. Science. 2016 Jul 1;353(6294):aaf4866. * -equal contribution

Lopes CAM*, Jana SC*, Cunha-Ferreira I*, … Bettencourt-Dias M. PLK4 trans-autoactivation controls centriole biogenesis in space. Dev Cell 2015 Oct 13. pii: S1534-5807(15)00621-8. *-equal contribution

Chen JV, Kao LR, Jana SC, … Megraw TL. Rootletin organizes the ciliary rootlet to achieve sensory neuron function in Drosophila. J Cell Biol 2015 Oct 19. pii: jcb.201502032.

Cunha-Ferreira I*, Bento I*, Marques AP#, Jana SC#, … Bettencourt-Dias M. Regulation of autophosphorylation controls PLK4 self-destruction and centriole number. Curr Biol 2013 Nov 18;23(22):2245-54. * and # -equal contributions for first and second authors, respectively.

Carvalho-Santos Z, Machado P, Alvarez-Martins I, Gouveia SM, Jana SC, … Bettencourt-Dias M. BLD10/CEP135 is a microtubule-associated protein that controls the formation of the flagellum central microtubule pair. Dev Cell. 2012 Aug 14;23(2):412-24.

Review and Method articles:

Jana SC†, Mendoca SO, Werner S, Bettencourt-Dias M†. Methods to study centrosomes and cilia in Drosophila. Methods of Molecular Biology: Cilia. Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1454:215-36. †-corresponding authors.

Jana SC†, Benedicte D†, Megrew T†, Bettencourt-Dias M†. Drosophila melanogaster as a model for basal body research. Cilia. 2016 Jul 5;5:22. †-corresponding authors.

Zitouni S, Nabais C, Jana SC, Guerrero A, Bettencourt-Dias M. Polo-like kinases: structural variations lead to multiple functions Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2014 Jul;15(7):433-52.

Jana SC*†, Marteil G*†, Bettencourt-Dias M†. Mapping molecules to structure: unveiling old secrets of centriole and cilia with near-atomic resolution. Curr Opin Cell Biol 2014 Feb;26:96-106. *-equal contribution, †-corresponding authors.

Jana SC, Bazan JF†, Bettencourt-Dias M†. Polo boxes come out of the crypt: a new view of PLK function and evolution. Structure. 2012 Nov 7;20(11):1801-4. †-corresponding authors

Jana SC, Machado P, Bettencourt-Dias M. A structural road map to unveil basal body composition and assembly. EMBO J. 2012 Feb 1;31(3):519-21.

Till 2012:

Asthana J, Kuchibhatla A, Jana SC, Ray K, Panda D. Dynein light chain 1 (LC8) association enhances microtubule stability and promotes microtubule bundling. J Biol Chem. 2012 Nov 23;287(48):40793-805.

Doodhi H, Jana SC, Devan P, Mazumdar S, Ray K. Biochemical and molecular dynamic simulation analysis of a weak coiled coil association between kinesin-II stalks. PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e45981.

Sadananda A, Hamid R, Doodhi H, Ghosal D, Girotra M, Jana SC, Ray K. Interaction with a kinesin-2 tail propels choline acetyltransferase flow towards synapse. Traffic. 2012 Jul;13(7):979-91.

Jana SC, Girotra M, Ray K. Heterotrimeric kinesin-II is necessary and sufficient to promote different stepwise assembly of morphologically distinct bipartite cilia in Drosophila antenna. Mol Biol Cell. 2011 Mar 15;22(6):769-81.

Doodhi H*, Ghosal D*, Krishnamurthy M*, Jana SC, Shamala D, Bhaduri A, Sowdhamini R, Ray K. KAP, the accessory subunit of kinesin-2, binds the predicted coiled-coil stalk of the motor subunits. Biochemistry. 2009 Mar 17;48(10):2248-60. *-equal contribution