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Dr Helen White-Cooper 

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Caporilli, S., Yu, Y., Jiang, J. and White-Cooper, H. (2013) The RNA Export Factor, Nxt1, Is Required for Tissue Specific Transcriptional Regulation. PLoS Genet 9(6):e1003526

White-Cooper, Helen (2012) Tissue, cell type and stage-specific ectopic gene expression and RNAi induction in the Drosophila testis.  Spermatogenesis 2:1 1-12.

Doggett, Karen; Jiang, Jianqiao; Aleti, Gajender; White-Cooper, Helen (2011) Wake-up-call, a lin-52 paralogue, and Always early, a lin-9 homologue physically interact, but have opposing functions in regulating testis-specific gene expression
Developmental Biology 355(2) 381-393 DOI: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2011.04.030

Zhao, J., Klyne, G., Benson, E., Gudmannsdottir, E., White-Cooper, H. and Shotton, D. (2010) FlyTED: the Drosophila testis gene expression database. Nucleic Acids Research 38, D710-715.

C.A. Morris, E. Benson and H. White-Cooper.  (2009)  Determination of gene expression patterns using in situ hybridization to Drosophila testes.  Nature Protocols4, 1807-1819.

A. Sato, H. White-Cooper, K. Doggett and P.W. Holland. (2009) Degenerate evolution of the hedgehog gene in a hemichordate lineage. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 106, 7491-7494.

C. Barreau, E. Benson, E. Gudmannsdottir, F. Newton and H. White-Cooper (2008)  Post-meiotic transcription in Drosophila spermatogenesis. Development, 135, 1897-1902.

J. Kirchner, E. Vissi, S. Gross, B. Szoor, A. Rudenko, L. Alphey and H. White-Cooper (2008) Drosophila Uri, a PP1alpha binding protein, is essential for viability, maintenance of DNA integrity and normal transcriptional activity.  BMC Molecular Biology. 9, 36.

J. Jiang, E. Benson, N. Bausek, K. Doggett and H. White-Cooper (2007)  tombola, a tesmin/TSO1 family protein, regulates transcriptional activation in the Drosophila male germline and physically interacts with Always early.  Development, 134, 1549-1559.

H.-K. Phuc, M.H. Andreasen, R.S. Burton, C. Vass, M.J. Epton, G. Pape, G. Fu, K.C. Condon, S. Scaife, C.A. Donnelly, P.G. Coleman, H. White-Cooper and L. Alphey (2007) Late-acting dominant lethal genetic systems and mosquito control. BMC Biology, 5, 11.

L. Perezgazga, J. Jiang, B. Bolival, M. Hiller, E. Benson, M.T Fuller and H. White-Cooper (2004)  Regulation of transcription of meiotic cell cycle and terminal differentiation genes by the testis-specific Zn finger protein matotopetliDevelopment, 131, 1691-1702.

M. Korenjak, B. Taylor-Harding, U.K. Binne, J.S. Satterlee, O. Stevaux, R. Aasland, H. White-Cooper, N. Dyson and A. Brehm (2004) Native E2F/RBF complexes contain Myb-interacting proteins and repress transcription of developmentally controlled E2F target genes.  Cell, 119, 181-193.

J. Jiang and H. White-Cooper (2003) Transcriptional activation in Drosophila spermatogenesis involves the mutually dependent function of aly and a novel meiotic arrest gene cookie monster. Development, 130, 563-573.