Publications

 

2017

Landscape of histone modifications in a sponge reveals the origin of animal cis-regulatory complexity

Gaiti F, Jindrich K, Fernandez-Valverde SL, Roper KE, Degnan BM, Tanurdzic M. eLife. 10.7554/eLife.22194, 2017

The crown-of-thorns starfish genome as a guide for biocontrol of this coral reef pest

Hall MR*, Kocot KM*, Baughman KW*, Fernandez-Valverde SL, Gauthier ME, Hatleberg WL, Krishnan A, McDougall C, Motti CA, Shoguchi E, Wang T, Xiang X, Zhao M, Bose U, Shinzato C, Hisata K, Fujie M, Kanda M, Cummins SF, Satoh N, Degnan SM and Degnan BM. *joint first authors Nature. 544:231–234, 2017

 

2016

Bilaterian-like promoters in the highly compact Amphimedon queenslandica genome.

Fernandez-Valverde SL, and Degnan BM. Scientific reports. 6:22496, 2016

The mid-developmental transition and the evolution of animal body plans.

Levin M, Anavy L, Cole AG, Winter E, Mostov N, Khair S, Senderovich N, Kovalev E, Silver DH, Feder M, Fernandez-Valverde SL, Nakanishi N, Simmons D, Simakov O, Larsson T, Liu S-Y, Jerafi-Vider A, Yaniv K, Ryan JF, Martindale MQ, Rink JC, Arendt D, Degnan SM, Degnan BM, Hashimshony T, and Yanai I. Nature. 531:637-641, 2016

 

2015

Dynamic and widespread lncRNA expression in the sponge and the origin of animal complexity.

Gaiti F, Fernandez-Valverde SL, Nakanishi N, Yanai I, Calcino AD, Tanurdzic M, Degnan BM Molecular Biology and Evolution. 32:2367-2382, 2015

 

2014

BLIND ordering of large-scale transcriptomic developmental timecourses.

Anavy L, Levin M, Khair S, Nakanishi N, Fernandez-Valverde SL, Degnan BM, Yanai I Development. 141(5):1161- 1166, 2014

 

2013

SOX9 Regulates MicroRNA miR-202-5p/3p Expression During Mouse Testis Differentiation.

Wainwright EN, Jorgensen JS, Kim Y, Truong V, Bagheri-Fam S, Davidson T, Svingen T, Fernandez-Valverde SL, McClelland KS, Taft RJ, Harley VR, Koopman P, Wilhelm D Biology of Reproduction. 89(2):34, 2013

MicroRNAs-140-5p/140-3p modulate Leydig cell numbers in the developing mouse testis.

Rakoczy J*, Fernandez-Valverde SL*, Glazov EA, Wainwright EN, Sato T, Takada S, Combes AN, Korbie DJ, Miller D, Grimmond SM, Little MH, Asahara H, Mattick JS, Taft RJ, Wilhelm D Biology of Reproduction. 88(6):143, 2013

 

2011

Review: miRNAs in beta cell biology, insulin resistance, diabetes and its complications.

Fernandez-Valverde SL, Taft RJ, Mattick JS Diabetes. 60(7):1825-1831, 2011

 

2010

Dynamic isomiR regulation in Drosophila development.

Fernandez-Valverde SL, Taft RJ, Mattick JS RNA. 16(10):1881-1888, 2010