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Engel, U., Zhan, Y., Long, J.B., Boyle, S.N., Balif, B.A. Gygi, S.P., Koleske, A.J., and Van Vactor, D. (2014) Abelson Phosphorylation of CLASP2 Modulates its Association with Microtubules and Actin. Cytoskeleton, 71(3):195-209.
Loya, C.M., Elizabeth M. McNeill, E.M., Bao, H., Zhang, B. and Van Vactor, D. (2014) MiR-8 Regulates Postsynaptic Structure and the Actin Cytoskeleton through Repression of Enabled. Development, 141(9):1864-74.
Cecilia S. Lu, Bo Zhai, Alex Mauss, Matthias Landgraf, Steven Gygi and David Van Vactor (2014) microRNA-8 Promotes Axon Targeting Via Coordinate Regulation of Cell Adhesion Molecules During Motor Axon Targeting. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 369(1652). pii: 20130517.
Tudor A. Fulga, Elizabeth M. McNeill, Richard Binari, Julia Yelick, Alexandra Blanche, Matthew Booker, Michael Schnall-Levin, Yong Zhao, Todd DeLucca, Fernando Bejarano, Zhe Han, Eric C. Lai, Dennis Wall, Norbert Perrimon, David Van Vactor (2015) Unbiased screening by conditional competitive inhibition reveals novel functions of conserved Drosophila miRNAs during development and adult behavior. Nature Communications, in press.
McNeill, E. and Van Vactor, D. (2012) microRNAs Shape the Neuronal Landscape. Neuron, 75(3): 363-379. PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3441179
Long, J.B. and Van Vactor, D. (2012) Maintaining muscle mitochondria via transsynaptic signaling. Dev Cell. 22(2): 238-239.