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Cattin-Ortolá, J. Topalidou, I. Lau, H., Hummer, B., Asensio, C.S., Ong, S., Ailion, M. CCDC186 controls dense-core vesicle cargo sorting by exit. Preprint. –PDF

Topalidou, I., Cattin-Ortolá, J., Hummer, B., Asensio, C.S., & Ailion, M. EIPR1 controls dense-core cargo retention and EARP complex localization in insulin secreting cells. MBoC 31, 59-79 (2020). –PDF

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Lamelza, P. & Ailion, M. Cytoplasmic–Nuclear Incompatibility Between Wild Isolates of Caenorhabditis nouraguensis. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics 7, 823–834 (2017). –PDF

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Frøkjær-Jensen, C., Davis, M. W., Ailion, M. & Jorgensen, E. M. Improved Mos1-mediated transgenesis in C. elegans. Nat Methods 9, 117–118 (2012). –PDF

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Jafari, G. et al. Genetics of Extracellular Matrix Remodeling During Organ Growth Using the Caenorhabditis elegans Pharynx Model. Genetics 186, 969–982 (2010). –PDF

Reiner, D. J., Ailion, M., Thomas, J. H. & Meyer, B. J. C. elegans Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase Ortholog SCD-2 Controls Dauer Formation by Modulating TGF-β Signaling. Curr Biol 18, 1101–1109 (2008). –PDF

Frøkjær-Jensen, C., Ailion, M. & Lockery, S. R. Ammonium-Acetate Is Sensed by Gustatory and Olfactory Neurons in Caenorhabditis elegans. PLoS One 3, (2008). –PDF

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Li, J., Brown, G., Ailion, M., Lee, S. & Thomas, J. H. NCR-1 and NCR-2, the C. elegans homologs of the human Niemann-Pick type C1 disease protein, function upstream of DAF-9 in the dauer formation pathways. Development 131, 5741–5752 (2004). –PDF

Ailion, M. & Thomas, J. H. Isolation and characterization of high-temperature-induced Dauer formation mutants in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics 165, 127–144 (2003). –PDF

Ailion, M. & Thomas, J. H. Dauer formation induced by high temperatures in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics 156, 1047–1067 (2000). –PDF

Daniels, S. A., Ailion, M., Thomas, J. H. & Sengupta, P. egl-4 acts through a transforming growth factor-beta/SMAD pathway in Caenorhabditis elegans to regulate multiple neuronal circuits in response to sensory cues. Genetics 156, 123–141 (2000). –PDF

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Paradis, S., Ailion, M., Toker, A., Thomas, J. H. & Ruvkun, G. A PDK1 homolog is necessary and sufficient to transduce AGE-1 PI3 kinase signals that regulate diapause in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genes Dev 13, 1438–1452 (1999). –PDF