nematode and water bear


Boothby, T.C., Tenlen, J.R., Smith, F.W., Wang, J.R., Patanella, K.A., Nishimura, E.O., Tintori, S.C., Li, Q., Jones, C.D., Yandell, M., Messina, D.N., Glasscock, J., Goldstein, B. (2015). Evidence for extensive horizontal gene transfer from the draft genome of a tardigrade. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 112, 15976-81. [Manuscript (PubMed)]

Tenlen, J.R., McCaskill, S. and Goldstein, B. (2013). RNA interference can be used to disrupt gene function in tardigrades. Development Genes Evolution 223, 171-181. [Manuscript (PubMed)] Access the recommendation on F1000 Prime

Tenlen, J.R., Molk, J.N., London, N.L., Page, B.D. and Priess, J.R. (2008). MEX-5 asymmetry in 1-cell C. elegans embryos requires PAR-4- and PAR-1-dependent phosphorylation. Development 135, 3665-3675. [PubMed] Access the recommendation on F1000 Prime

Rasmussen, J.P., English, K., Tenlen, J.R. and Priess, J.R. (2008). Notch signaling and morphogenesis of single-cell tubes in the C. elegans digestive tract. Developmental Cell 14, 559-569. [PubMed]

Le, T.N., Blomstedt, C.K., Kuang, J., Tenlen, J., Gaff, D.F., Hamill, J.D. and Neale, A.D. (2007). Desiccation-intolerance specific gene expression in leaf tissue of the resurrection plant Sporobolus stapfianus. Functional Plant Biology 34, 589-600.

Page, B.D., Diede, S.J., Tenlen, J.R., and Ferguson, E.L. (2007). EEL-1, a Hect E3 ubiquitin ligase, controls asymmetry and persistence of the SKN-1 transcription factor in the early C. elegans embryo. Development 134, 2303-2314. [PubMed]

Tenlen, J.R.*, Schisa, J.A.*, Diede, S.J. and Page, B.D. (2006). Reduced dosage of pos-1 suppresses Mex mutants and reveals complex interactions among CCCH zinc-finger proteins during Caenorhabditis elegans embryogenesis. Genetics 174, 1933-1945. *These authors contributed equally to this work. [PubMed]

Park, F.D., Tenlen, J.R. and Priess, J.R. (2004). C. elegans MOM-5/Frizzled functions in MOM-2/Wnt-independent cell polarity and is localized asymmetrically prior to cell division. Current Biology 14, 2252-2258. [PubMed]

Other Writings

The Faculty Perspective - Scientific Reading for Non-Scientists - a post I wrote for the SPU Reads blog (November 2014)

Apply to Grad School (Life Sciences) - an article I wrote for the SPU Biology Department website.