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Dworkin, I., Kennerly, E. Tack, D., Hutchinson, J., Brown, J. Mahaffey, J and Gibson, G. 2009 Genomic Consequences of background effects on scalloped mutant expressivity in the wing of Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics 181:1065-1076.

Sanders, LR, Patel, M., and Mahaffey JW. 2008 The Drosophila gap gene giant has an anterior segment identity function mediated through disconnected and teashirt. Genetics 179:441-453.

Patel M, Farzana L, Robertson LK, Hutchinson J, Grubbs N, Shepherd MN, Mahaffey JW. 2007 The appendage role of insect disco genes and possible implications on the evolution of the maggot larval form. Dev Biol. 309:59-69. [Abstract]

Mahaffey JW. 2005 Assisting Hox proteins in controlling body form: are there new lessons from flies (and mammals)? Curr Opin Genet Dev.15:422-429. [Abstract]

Robertson, L.K., and Mahaffey, J.W. 2004. Insect HOM-C genes and development-Lessons from Drosophila and beyond. In Comprehensive Insect Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, and Molecular Biology-Reproduction and Development (eds., L.I. Gilbert, K. Iatrou, and S. Gill) Elsevier Limited, London, UK.

Robertson, L.K., Bowling, D.B., Mahaffey, J.P., Imiolczyk, B. and Mahaffey, J.W. 2004. An interactive network of zinc-finger proteins, contributes to regionalization of the Drosophila embryo and establishes domains of HOM-C protein function. Development 131: 2781-2789. [Abstract]

Robertson, L.K., Dey, B.K., Campos, A.R. and Mahaffey, J.W. 2002. Expression of the Drosophila gene disconnected using the UAS/GAL4 system. Genesis 34:103-106.

Mahaffey, J.W., Griswold, C.M. and Cao, Q.-M. 2001. The Drosophila genes disconnected and disco-related are redundant with respect to larval head development and accumulation of mRNAs from Deformed target genes. Genetics. 157, 225-236. [Abstract]

Pederson, J.A., LaFollette, J.W., Gross, C., Veraksa, A., McGinnis, W. and Mahaffey, J.W. 2000. Regulation by homeoproteins: a comparison of Deformed-responsive elements. Genetics 156, 677-686. [Abstract]

Brown, S.P., Mahaffey, J.P., Lorenzen, M., Denell, R. and Mahaffey, J. 1999. Using RNAi to investigate orthologous homeotic gene function during development of distantly related insects. Evol. Dev. 1, 11-15. [Abstract]

Fyrberg C., Becker J., Barthmaier P., Mahaffey J. and Fyrberg E. 1998. A family of Drosophila genes encoding quaking-related maxi-KH domains. Biochem. Genet. 36, 51-64. [Abstract]

Fyrberg, C., Becker, J., Barthmaier, P., Mahaffey, J. and Fyrberg, E. 1997. Muscle-specific protein having RNA binding and signal transduction motifs. Gene 197, 315-323. [Abstract]

Pederson, J. D., Kiehart, D. P. and Mahaffey, J. W. 1996. The role of HOM-C genes in segmental transformations: reexamination of the Drosophila Sex combs reduced embryonic phenotype. Developmental Biology 180, 131-142. [Abstract]

Mohler, J., Mahaffey, J. W., Deutsch, E. and Vani, K. 1995. Control of Drosophila head segment identity by the bZIP homeotic gene cnc. Development 121, 237-247. [Abstract]

Mahaffey, J.W., Jones, D.F., Hickel, J.A. and Griswold, C.M. 1993. Identification and characterization of a gene activated by the Deformed homeoprotein. Development 118, 203-214. [Abstract]

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