Neurobiology and Genetics

Publikationen Zandawala

  • Characterization of clock-related proteins and neuropeptides in Drosophila littoralis and their putative role in diapause. Manoli, Giulia; Zandawala, Meet; Yoshii, Taishi; Helfrich-Förster, Charlotte. In Journal of Comparative Neurology, 531(15), pp. 1525–1549. 2023.
  • Discovery of Paralogous GnRH and Corazonin Signaling Systems in an Invertebrate Chordate. Yanez Guerra, Luis Alfonso; Zandawala, Meet. In Genome Biology and Evolution, 15(7), p. evad108. 2023.
  • Receptor deorphanization in an echinoderm reveals kisspeptin evolution and relationship with {SALMFamide} neuropeptides. Escudero Castelan, Nayeli; Semmens, Dean C; Guerra, Luis Alfonso Ya{\~n}ez; Zandawala, Meet; Dos Reis, Mario; Slade, Susan E; Scrivens, James H; Zampronio, Cleidiane G; Jones, Alexandra M; Mirabeau, Olivier; Elphick, Maurice R. In BMC Biol, 20(1), p. 187. 2022.
  • Endocrine cybernetics: neuropeptides as molecular switches in behavioural decisions. Nässel, Dick R; Zandawala, Meet. In Open Biol, 12(7), p. 220174. 2022.
  • A neuroendocrine pathway modulating osmotic stress in Drosophila. Zandawala, Meet; Nguyen, Thomas; Balanyà Segura, Marta; Johard, Helena A. D.; Amcoff, Mirjam; Wegener, Christian; Paluzzi, Jean-Paul; Nässel, Dick R. In PLOS Genetics, 17(3), pp. 1–31. 2021.
  • Hormonal axes in Drosophila: regulation of hormone release and multiplicity of actions. Nässel, Dick; Zandawala, Meet. In Cell and Tissue Research, 382. 2020.
  • Tachykinins: Neuropeptides That Are Ancient, Diverse, Widespread and Functionally Pleiotropic. Nässel, Dick R.; Zandawala, Meet; Kawada, Tsuyoshi; Satake, Honoo. In Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13, p. 1262. 2019.
  • Ancient role of vasopressin/oxytocin-type neuropeptides as regulators of feeding revealed in an echinoderm. Odekunle, Esther A.; Semmens, Dean C.; Martynyuk, Nataly; Tinoco, Ana B.; Garewal, Abdullah K.; Patel, Radhika R.; Blowes, Liisa M.; Zandawala, Meet; Delroisse, Jérôme; Slade, Susan E.; Scrivens, James H.; Egertová, Michaela; Elphick, Maurice R. In BMC Biology, 17(1), p. 60-. 2019.
  • Recent advances in neuropeptide signaling in Drosophila, from genes to physiology and behavior. Nässel, Dick R.; Zandawala, Meet. In Progress in Neurobiology, 179, p. 101607. 2019.
  • A single pair of leucokinin neurons are modulated by feeding state and regulate sleep–metabolism interactions. Yurgel, Maria E.; Kakad, Priyanka; Zandawala, Meet; Nässel, Dick R.; Godenschwege, Tanja A.; Keene, Alex C. In PLOS Biology, 17(2), pp. 1–26. 2019.
  • Modulation of Drosophila post-feeding physiology and behavior by the neuropeptide leucokinin. Zandawala, Meet; Yurgel, Maria E.; Texada, Michael J.; Liao, Sifang; Rewitz, Kim F.; Keene, Alex C.; Nässel, Dick R. In PLOS Genetics, 14(11), pp. 1–31. 2018.
  • The evolution and nomenclature of GnRH-type and corazonin-type neuropeptide signaling systems. Zandawala, Meet; Tian, Shi; Elphick, Maurice R. In General and comparative endocrinology, 264, pp. 64–77. 2018.
  • Characterization of a set of abdominal neuroendocrine cells that regulate stress physiology using colocalized diuretic peptides in Drosophila. Zandawala, Meet; Marley, Richard; Davies, Shireen A.; Nässel, Dick R. In Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, 75(6), pp. 1099–1115. 2018.
  • Discovery of novel representatives of bilaterian neuropeptide families and reconstruction of neuropeptide precursor evolution in ophiuroid echinoderms. Zandawala, Meet; Moghul, Ismail; Yañez Guerra, Luis Alfonso; Delroisse, Jérôme; Abylkassimova, Nikara; Hugall, Andrew F.; O’Hara, Timothy D.; Elphick, Maurice R. In Open Biology, 7(9), p. 170129. 2017.
  • DINeR: Database for Insect Neuropeptide Research. Yeoh, Joseph G.C.; Pandit, Aniruddha A.; Zandawala, Meet; Nässel, Dick R.; Davies, Shireen-Anne; Dow, Julian A.T. In Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 86, pp. 9–19. 2017.
  • Isolation and characterization of the corticotropin-releasing factor-related diuretic hormone receptor in Rhodnius prolixus. Lee, Hae-Ri; Zandawala, Meet; Lange, Angela B.; Orchard, Ian. In Cellular Signalling, 28(9), pp. 1152–1162. 2016.
  • Localization of Neuropeptide Gene Expression in Larvae of an Echinoderm, the Starfish Asterias rubens. Mayorova, Tatiana D.; Tian, Shi; Cai, Weigang; Semmens, Dean C.; Odekunle, Esther A.; Zandawala, Meet; Badi, Yusef; Rowe, Matthew L.; Egertová, Michaela; Elphick, Maurice R. In Frontiers in Neuroscience, 10, p. 553. 2016.
  • Systemic corazonin signalling modulates stress responses and metabolism in Drosophila.. Kubrak, Olga I.; Lushchak, Oleh V.; Zandawala, Meet; Nässel, Dick R. In Open Biology, 6(11), p. 160152. 2016.
  • Urbilaterian origin of paralogous GnRH and corazonin neuropeptide signalling pathways. Tian, Shi; Zandawala, Meet; Beets, Isabel; Baytemur, Esra; Slade, Susan E.; Scrivens, James H.; Elphick, Maurice R. In Scientific Reports, 6(1), p. 28788-. 2016.
  • Identification of a neuropeptide precursor protein that gives rise to a “cocktail” of peptides that bind Cu(II) and generate metal-linked dimers. Jones, Christopher E.; Zandawala, Meet; Semmens, Dean C.; Anderson, Sarah; Hanson, Graeme R.; Janies, Daniel A.; Elphick, Maurice R. In Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - General Subjects, 1860(1, Part A), pp. 57–66. 2016.
  • Identification and characterization of the adipokinetic hormone/corazonin-related peptide signaling system in Rhodnius prolixus. Zandawala, Meet; Haddad, Amir S.; Hamoudi, Zina; Orchard, Ian. In The FEBS Journal, 282(18), pp. 3603–3617. 2015.
  • Identification, functional characterization, and pharmacological profile of a serotonin type-2b receptor in the medically important insect, Rhodnius prolixus. Paluzzi, Jean-Paul V.; Bhatt, Garima; Wang, Chang-Hui J.; Zandawala, Meet; Lange, Angela B.; Orchard, Ian. In Frontiers in Neuroscience, 9, p. 175. 2015.
  • Structure–activity relationships of two Rhodnius prolixus calcitonin-like diuretic hormone analogs. Zandawala, Meet; Poulos, Constantine; Orchard, Ian. In Peptides, 68, pp. 211–213. 2015.
  • Adipokinetic hormone signalling system in the Chagas disease vector, Rhodnius prolixus. Zandawala, M.; Hamoudi, Z.; Lange, A. B.; Orchard, I. In Insect Molecular Biology, 24(2), pp. 264–276. 2015.
  • Identification and functional characterization of FGLamide-related allatostatin receptor in Rhodnius prolixus. Zandawala, Meet; Orchard, Ian. In Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 57, pp. 1–10. 2015.
  • Isolation and Functional Characterization of Calcitonin-Like Diuretic Hormone Receptors in Rhodnius prolixus. Zandawala, Meet; Li, Shizhong; Hauser, Frank; Grimmelikhuijzen, Cornelis J. P.; Orchard, Ian. In PLOS ONE, 8(11), p. null. Public Library of Science, 2013.
  • Post-feeding physiology in Rhodnius prolixus: The possible role of FGLamide-related allatostatins. Zandawala, Meet; Orchard, Ian. In General and Comparative Endocrinology, 194, pp. 311–317. 2013.
  • Calcitonin-like diuretic hormones in insects. Zandawala, Meet. In Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 42(10), pp. 816–825. 2012.
  • Cloning of the cDNA, localization, and physiological effects of FGLamide-related allatostatins in the blood-gorging bug, Rhodnius prolixus. Zandawala, Meet; Lytvyn, Yuliya; Taiakina, Daria; Orchard, Ian. In Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 42(1), pp. 10–21. 2012.
  • Isolation and characterization of the cDNA encoding DH31 in the kissing bug, Rhodnius prolixus. Zandawala, Meet; Paluzzi, Jean-Paul; Orchard, Ian. In Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, 331(1), pp. 79–88. 2011.