List of Publications

Julien Colombani:

Boulan, L., Andersen, D.S., Colombani, J., Boone, E., Léopold, P. (2019). Inter-Organ Growth Coordination Is Mediated by the Xrp1-Dilp8 Axis in Drosophila. Developmental Cell, 49, 811-818, doi: j.devcel.2019.03.016.

de Vreede G., Morrison H.A., Houser A.M., Boileau R.B., Andersen D.S., Colombani J., Bilder D. (2018). A Drosophila Tumor Suppressor Gene Prevents Tonic TNF Signaling through Receptor N-Glycosylation. Developmental Cell, 45, 5, 595-605, doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2018.05.012.

Boone, E., Colombani, J*., Andersen, D.S., Léopold, P*. (2016). The Hippo signalling pathway coordinates organ growth and limits developmental variability by controlling dilp8 expression. Nature Communications, 7, doi: 10.1038/ncomms13505. *Corresponding authors.

 Colombani, J.§, Andersen, D.S.§, Boulan, L., Boone, E., Romero, N., Virolle, V., Texada, M., Léopold, P. (2015). Drosophila Lgr3 Couples Organ Growth with Maturation and Ensures Developmental Stability.  Current Biology, 25, 20, doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.09.020. § Co-first authors.

Andersen, D.S.§, Colombani, J.§,*, Palmerini, V., Chakrabandhu, K., Röthlisberger, M., Toggweiler, J., Basler, K., Marina, M., Hueber, A.O., Leopold, P*. (2015). The Drosophila TNF receptor Grindelwald couples loss of cell polarity with neoplastic growth. Nature, 522, 482-486, doi: 10.1038/nature14298. § Authors contributed equally. * Corresponding authors. 

Andersen, D.S., Colombani, J., Léopold, P. (2013). Coordination of organ growth: principles and outstanding questions from the world of insects. Trends Cell Biology, 23, 7, 336-344, doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2013.03.005.

Colombani, J.§, Andersen, D.S.§, Léopold, P. (2012). Secreted peptide Dilp8 coordinates Drosophila tissue growth with developmental timing. Science, 336, 6081, 582-585, doi: 10.1126/science.1216689. § Co-first authors.

Andersen, D.S., Raja, S.J., Colombani, J., Shaw, R.L., Langton, P.F., Akhtar, A., Tapon, N. (2010). Drosophila MCRS2 associates with RNA polymerase II complexes to regulate transcription. Molecular and Cellular Biology, 4744-4755, doi: 10.1128/MCB.01586-09.

Langton, P.F.§, Colombani, J.§, Chan, E.H.Y., Wepf A., Gstaiger M., Tapon N. (2009). The dASPP-dRASSF8 Complex Regulates Cell-Cell Adhesion during Drosophila Retinal Morphogenesis. Current Biology, 19, 23, 1969-1978, doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2009.10.027. § Co-first authors.

Langton, P.F.§, Colombani, J.§, Aerne, B.L., Tapon, N. (2007). Drosophila ASPP regulates C-terminal Src kinase activity. Developmental Cell, 13, 6, 773-782, doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2007.11.005. § Co-first authors.

Colombani, J., Polesello, C., Josue, F., Tapon, N. (2006). Dmp53 activates the Hippo pathway to promote cell death in response to DNA damage. Current Biology, 16, 14, 1453-1458, doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2006.05.059.

Hennig, K.M., Colombani, J., Neufeld, T.P. (2006). TOR coordinates bulk and targeted endocytotis in the Drosophila melanogaster fat body to regulate cell growth. Journal of Cell Biology, 173, 6, 963-974, doi: 10.1083/jcb.200511140.

Colombani, J.§, Bianchini, L.§, Layalle, S.§, Pondeville, E., Dauphin-Villemant, C., Antoniewski, C., Carré, C., Noselli, S., Léopold, P. (2005). Antagonistic Actions of Ecdysone and Insulins Determine Final Size in Drosophila. Science, 310, 5748, 667-670, doi: 10.1126/science.1119432. § Co-first authors.

Arquier, N., Bourouis, M., Colombani, J., Léopold, P. (2005). Drosophila LK6 kinase controls phosphorylation of eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4E and promotes normal growth and development. Current Biology, 15, 1, 19-23, doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2004.12.037.

Colombani, J., Raisin-Tani, S., Pantalacci, S., Radimerski, T., Montagne, J., Léopold, P. (2003). A Nutrient Sensor Mechanism Controls Drosophila Growth. Cell, 114, 6, 739-749, doi: 10.1016/S0092-8674(03)00713-X.

Ditte Skovaa Andersen 

de Vreede, G., Morrison, H.A., Houser, A.M., Boileau, R.B., Andersen, D.S., Colombani, J., Bilder, D. (2018). A Drosophila tumor suppressor gene prevents tonic TNF signaling through receptor N-glycosylation. Devlopmental Cell, 45, 5, 595-605, doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2018.05.012.

Boone, E1., Colombani, J1., Andersen, D.S1., Léopold, P1. (2016). The Hippo signalling pathway coordinates organ growth and limits developmental variability by controlling dilp8 expression. Nature Communications, 7, doi: 10.1038/ncomms13505. *Corresponding authors.

Colombani, J1., Andersen, D.S1., Boulan, L1., Boone, E1., Romero, N1., Virolle, V1., Texada, M1., Léopold, P1. (2015). Drosophila Lgr3 Couples Organ Growth with Maturation and Ensures Developmental Stability.  Current Biology, 25, 20, doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.09.020. § Co-first authors.

Andersen, D.S.§, Colombani, J.§,*, Palmerini, V., Chakrabandhu, K., Röthlisberger, M., Toggweiler, J., Basler, K., Marina, M., Hueber, A.O., Leopold, P*. (2015). The Drosophila TNF receptor Grindelwald couples loss of cell polarity with neoplastic growth. Nature, 522, 482-486, doi: 10.1038/nature14298. § Authors contributed equally. * Corresponding authors. 

Andersen, D.S., Colombani, J., Léopold, P. (2013). Coordination of organ growth: principles and outstanding questions from the world of insects. Trends Cell Biology, 23, 7, 336-344, doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2013.03.005.

Andersen, D. S., Colombani, J., Leopold, P. (2012). Drosophila growth and development: keeping things in proportion. Cell Cycle, 11, 2971-2972, doi: 10.4161/cc.21466.

Colombani, J.§, Andersen, D.S.§, Léopold, P. (2012). Secreted peptide Dilp8 coordinates Drosophila tissue growth with developmental timing. Science, 336, 6081, 582-585, doi: 10.1126/science.1216689. § Co-first authors.

Andersen, D.S., Raja, S.J., Colombani, J., Shaw, R.L., Langton, P.F., Akhtar, A., Tapon, N. (2010). Drosophila MCRS2 associates with RNA polymerase II complexes to regulate transcription. Molecular and Cellular Biology, 30, 19, 4744-4755, doi: 10.1128/MCB.01586-09.

Andersen, D.S., Tapon, N. (2008). Drosophila MFAP1 is required for pre-mRNA processing and G2/M progression. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 283, 31256-31267, doi: 10.1074/jbc.M803512200.

Andersen, D.S., Leevers, S.J. (2007). The essential Drosophila ATP-binding cassette domain protein, pixie, binds the 40 S ribosome in an ATP-dependent manner and is required for translation initiation. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 282, 14752-14760 (2007), doi: 10.1074/jbc.M701361200.

Wu YW, M., Cully, M., Andersen, D.S., Leevers, S.J. (2007). Insulin delays the progression of Drosophila cells through G2/M by activating the dTOR/dRaptor complex. The EMBO Journal, 26, 371-379, doi: 10.1038/sj.emboj.7601487.