Active Research Projects

Motor Neuron Development and Circuitry

We are studying how the neural circuitry that is required for coordinated walking in adult flies is constructed during development, and how it functions in the adult.

Recent Publication

Graphical abstract showing how DNA shape influences affinity

DNA shape fine tunes TF-DNA affinities

Tim Zeiske, Nithya Baburajendran, Anna Kaczynska, Julia Brasch, Arthur G. Palmer III, Lawrence Shapiro, Barry Honig, Richard S. Mann