Neurobiology and Genetics

    Publications Menegazzi

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      Pegoraro, M., Flavell, L. M. M., Menegazzi, P., Colombi, P., Dao, P., Helfrich-Förster, C., and Tauber, E. (2020) The genetic basis of diurnal preference in Drosophila melanogaster, BMC Genomics 21, 596.
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      Menegazzi, P., Beer, K., Grebler, V., Schlichting, M., Schubert, F. K., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2020) A Functional Clock Within the Main Morning and Evening Neurons of D. melanogaster Is Not Sufficient for Wild-Type Locomotor Activity Under Changing Day Length, Frontiers in Physiology 11, 229.
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      Bertolini, E., Schubert, F. K., Zanini, D., Sehadová, H., Helfrich-Förster, C., and Menegazzi, P. (2019) Life at High Latitudes Does Not Require Circadian Behavioral Rhythmicity under Constant Darkness, Current Biology.
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      Schlichting, M., Weidner, P., Diaz, M., Menegazzi, P., Dalla-Benetta, E., Helfrich-Foerster, C., and Rosbash, M. (2019) Light-mediated circuit switching in the Drosophila neuronal clock network, bioRxiv 515478.
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      Schlichting, M., Menegazzi, P., Rosbash, M., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2019) A distinct visual pathway mediates high light intensity adaptation of the circadian clock in Drosophila, Journal of Neuroscience.
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      Beck, K., Hovhanyan, A., Menegazzi, P., Helfrich-Förster, C., and Raabe, T. (2018) Drosophila RSK Influences the Pace of the Circadian Clock by Negative Regulation of Protein Kinase Shaggy Activity, Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience 11, 122.
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      Bertolini, E., Kistenpfennig, C., Menegazzi, P., Keller, A., Koukidou, M., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2018) The characterization of the circadian clock in the olive fly Bactrocera oleae (Diptera: Tephritidae) reveals a Drosophila-like organization, Sci Reports 8, 816.
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      Beer, K., Kolbe, E., Kahana, N. B., Yayon, N., Weiss, R., Menegazzi, P., Bloch, G., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2018) Pigment-Dispersing Factor-expressing neurons convey circadian information in the honey bee brain, Open Biology 8, 170224.
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      Kay, J., Menegazzi, P., Mildner, S., Roces, F., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2018) The Circadian Clock of the Ant Camponotus floridanus Is Localized in Dorsal and Lateral Neurons of the Brain, Journal of biological rhythms 33, 255–271.
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      Helfrich-Förster, C., Bertolini, E., and Menegazzi, P. (2018) Flies as models for circadian clock adaptation to environmental challenges, European Journal of Neuroscience.
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      Beauchamp, M., Bertolini, E., Deppisch, P., Steubing, J., Menegazzi, P., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2018) Closely Related Fruit Fly Species Living at Different Latitudes Diverge in Their Circadian Clock Anatomy and Rhythmic Behavior, Journal of Biological Rhythms 33, 602–613.
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      Menegazzi, P., Benetta, E. D., Beauchamp, M., Schlichting, M., Steffan-Dewenter, I., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2017) Adaptation of circadian neuronal network to photoperiod in high-latitude European Drosophilids, CURR BIOL 27, 833–839.
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      Benoit, J. B., Adelman, Z. N., Reinhardt, K., Dolan, A., Poelchau, M., Jennings, E. C., Szuter, E. M., Hagan, R. W., Gujar, H., Shukla, J. N., Menegazzi, P., Wegener, C., and Peschel, N. et al. (2016) Unique features of a global human ectoparasite identified through sequencing of the bed bug genome, Nat Commun 7:10165.
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      Schlichting, M., Menegazzi, P., Lelito, K. R., Yao, Z., Buhl, E., Dalla Benetta, E., Bahle, A., Denike, J., Hodge, J. J., Helfrich-Förster, C., and others. (2016) A neural network underlying circadian entrainment and photoperiodic adjustment of sleep and activity in Drosophila, J Neurosci 36, 9084–9096.
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      Schlichting, M., Grebler, R., Menegazzi, P., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2015) Twilight dominates over moonlight in adjusting Drosophila’s activity pattern, J Biol Rhythms 30, 117–128.
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      Schlichting, M., Menegazzi, P., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2015) Normal vision can compensate for the loss of the circadian clock, Proc R Soc Lond B: Biol Sci 282, 20151846.
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      Menegazzi, P., Vanin, S., Yoshii, T., Rieger, D., Hermann, C., Dusik, V., Kyriacou, C. P., Helfrich-Förster, C., and Costa, R. (2013) Drosophila clock neurons under natural conditions, J Biol Rhythms 28, 3–14.
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      Bywalez, W., Menegazzi, P., Rieger, D., Schmid, B., Helfrich-Förster, C., and Yoshii, T. (2012) The dual-oscillator system of Drosophila melanogaster under natural-like temperature cycles, Chronobiol Int 29, 395–407.
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      Kauranen, H., Menegazzi, P., Costa, R., Helfrich-Förster, C., Kankainen, A., and Hoikkala, A. (2012) Flies in the north: Locomotor behavior and clock neuron organization of Drosophila montana, J Biol Rhythms 27, 377–387.
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      Menegazzi, P., Yoshii, T., and Helfrich-Förster, C. (2012) Laboratory versus Nature The Two Sides of the Drosophila Circadian Clock, J Biol Rhythms 27, 433–442.
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      Vanin, S., Bhutani, S., Montelli, S., Menegazzi, P., Green, E. W., Pegoraro, M., Sandrelli, F., Costa, R., and Kyriacou, C. P. (2012) Unexpected features of Drosophila circadian behavioural rhythms under natural conditions, Nature 484, 371–375.