UFGI Publication Round-up: Week of 4/26/21

Trade-offs between weapons and testes do not manifest at high social densities.

Miller CW, Joseph PN, Emberts Z.
J Evol Biol. 2021 Apr 18. doi: 10.1111/jeb.13790.

PMID: 33870571

BCL11B is positioned upstream of PLZF and RORγt to control thymic development of mucosal-associated invariant T cells and MAIT17 program.

Drashansky TT, Helm EY, Curkovic N, Cooper J, Cheng P, Chen X, Gautam N, Meng L, Kwiatkowski AJ, Collins WO, Keselowsky BG, Sant’Angelo D, Huo Z, Zhang W, Zhou L, Avram D.
iScience. 2021 Mar 13;24(4):102307. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2021.102307. eCollection 2021 Apr 23.

PMID: 33870128

A Modular Synthetic Route Involving N-Aryl-2-nitrosoaniline Intermediates Leads to a New Series of 3-Substituted Halogenated Phenazine Antibacterial Agents.

Yang H, Kundra S, Chojnacki M, Liu K, Fuse MA, Abouelhassan Y, Kallifidas D, Zhang P, Huang G, Jin S, Ding Y, Luesch H, Rohde KH, Dunman PM, Lemos JA, Huigens RW 3rd.
J Med Chem. 2021 Apr 21. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.1c00168. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33881312

Need for speed: Bacterial effector XopJ2 is associated with increased of dispersal velocity of Xanthomonas perforans.

Sharma A, Timilsina S, Abrahamian P, Minsavage GV, Colee J, Ojiambo PS, Goss EM, Vallad GE, Jones JB.
Environ Microbiol. 2021 Apr 23. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.15541. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33891376

Nicotine induces maternal and fetal inflammatory responses which predispose intrauterine infection risk in a rat model.

von Chamier M, Reyes L, Hayward LF, Brown MB.
Nicotine Tob Res. 2021 Apr 24:ntab080. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntab080. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33894055

Reverse plasticity underlies rapid evolution by clonal selection within populations of fibroblasts propagated on a novel soft substrate.

Purkayastha P, Pendyala K, Saxena AS, Hakimjavadi H, Chamala S, Dixit P, Baer CF, Lele TP.
Mol Biol Evol. 2021 Apr 19:msab102. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msab102. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33871606

A Triple Threat? The Role of Diet, Nutrition, and the Microbiota in T1D Pathogenesis.

Hamilton-Williams EE, Lorca GL, Norris JM, Dunne JL.
Front Nutr. 2021 Apr 1;8:600756. doi: 10.3389/fnut.2021.600756. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 33869260

The thick aleurone1 Gene Encodes a NOT1 Subunit of the CCR4-NOT Complex and Regulates Cell Patterning in Endosperm.

Wu H, Gontarek BC, Yi G, Beall BD, Neelakandan AK, Adhikari B, Chen R, McCarty DR, Severin AJ, Becraft PW.
Plant Physiol. 2020 Oct 5;184(2):960-972. doi: 10.1104/pp.20.00703.

PMID: 33890052

BonnMu: A Sequence-Indexed Resource of Transposon-Induced Maize Mutations for Functional Genomics Studies.

Marcon C, Altrogge L, Win YN, Stöcker T, Gardiner JM, Portwood JL, Opitz N, Kortz A, Baldauf JA, Hunter CT, McCarty DR, Koch KE, Schoof H, Hochholdinger F.
Plant Physiol. 2020 Oct 5;184(2):620-631. doi: 10.1104/pp.20.00478.

PMID: 33890023

Structural variation affecting DNA backbone interactions underlies adaptation of B3 DNA binding domains to constraints imposed by protein architecture.

Jia H, Suzuki M, McCarty DR.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2021 Apr 19:gkab257. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkab257. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33872371

Hidden cell diversity in Placozoa: ultrastructural insights from Hoilungia hongkongensis.

Romanova DY, Varoqueaux F, Daraspe J, Nikitin MA, Eitel M, Fasshauer D, Moroz LL.
Cell Tissue Res. 2021 Apr 19. doi: 10.1007/s00441-021-03459-y. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33876313

Editorial: Celebrating the Diversity of Genetic Research to Dissect the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease.

Farrer MJ, Bardien S, Hattori N, Lesage S, Ross OA, Mellick GD, Kruger R.
Front Neurol. 2021 Apr 6;12:648417. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2021.648417. eCollection 2021.

PMID: 33889126

SARS-CoV-2 shifting transmission dynamics and hidden reservoirs potentially limit efficacy of public health interventions in Italy.

Giovanetti M, Cella E, Benedetti F, Rife Magalis B, Fonseca V, Fabris S, Campisi G, Ciccozzi A, Angeletti S, Borsetti A, Tambone V, Sagnelli C, Pascarella S, Riva A, Ceccarelli G, Marcello A, Azarian T, Wilkinson E, de Oliveira T, Alcantara LCJ, Cauda R, Caruso A, Dean NE, Browne C, Lourenco J, Salemi M, Zella D, Ciccozzi M.
Commun Biol. 2021 Apr 21;4(1):489. doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-02025-0.

PMID: 33883675

The biphasic and age-dependent impact of Klotho on hallmarks of aging and skeletal muscle function.

Clemens Z, Sivakumar S, Pius A, Sahu A, Shinde S, Mamiya H, Luketich N, Cui J, Dixit P, Hoeck JD, Kreuz S, Franti M, Barchowsky A, Ambrosio F.
Elife. 2021 Apr 20;10:e61138. doi: 10.7554/eLife.61138. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 33876724