Publications

Balaji R, Weichselberger V, Classen AK
Regulation of tensile stress in response to external forces coordinates epithelial cell shape transitions with organ growth and elongation
Biorxiv Preprint. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/399303

La Fortezza M, Grigolon G, Cosolo A, Pinduyrin A, Breimann L, Blum H, van Steensel B, Classen AK
DamID-profiling of dynamic Polycomb-binding sites in Drosophila imaginal disc development and tumorigenesis
Epigenetics and Chromatin. 2018. 11(1):38. doi: 10.1186/s13072-018-0206-0

Schunter S, Villa R, Classen AK, Beli P, Becker P
Ubiquitylation of the acetyltransferase MOF in Drosophila melanogaster
PLOS One. 2017.12(5):e0177408.doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0177408

Balaji R *, Bielmeier C*, Harz H, Bates J, Stadler C, Hildebrand A, Classen AK
Calcium spikes, waves and oscillations in a large, patterned epithelial tissue
Scientific Reports. 2017. 7:42786. doi: 10.1038/srep42786.

La Fortezza M, Schenk M, Cosolo A, Kolybaba A, Grass I, Classen AK
JAK/STAT signalling mediates cell survival in response to tissue stress
Development. 2016. 143(16):2907-19.

Bielmeier C *, Alt S *, Weichselberger V, La Fortezza M, Harz H, Jülicher F, Salbreux G, Classen AK
Interface Contractility between Differently Fated Cells Drives Cell Elimination and Cyst Formation
Current Biology. 2016. 26(5):563-74

Bunker BD, Nellimoottil TT, Classen AK and Bilder D
The Transcriptional Response to Tumorigenic Polarity Loss in Drosophila
Elife. 2015. doi: 10.7554/eLife.03189

Kolybaba A, Classen AK
Sensing cellular states – Signaling to chromatin pathways targeting Polycomb and Trithorax group function
Cell and Tissue Research. 2014. 356(3):477-93

Mottola G, Classen AK, González-Gaitán M, Eaton S, Zerial M
A novel function for the Rab5 effector Rabenosyn-5 in planar cell polarity
Development. 2010. 137: 2353-2364

Classen AK, Bunker BD, Harvey KF, Vaccari T, Bilder D
A tumor suppressive activity of Drosophila Polycomb genes mediated by JAK/STAT signaling
Nature Genetics. 2009. 41(10): 1150-5

Kolahi KS*, White PF*, Shreter DM*, Classen AK*, Bilder D, Mofrad MR.
Quantitative analysis of epithelial morphogenesis in Drosophila oogenesis: New insights based on morphometric analysis and mechanical modeling
Developmental Biology. 2009. 331(2): 129-39.

Classen AK, Aigouy B, Giangrande A, Eaton S.
Imaging Drosophila pupal wing morphogenesis
Methods in Molecular Biology. 2008. 420: 265-75.

Vogel M, Guelen L, Wit E,  Lodén M, Talhout W, Feenstra M, Abbas B, Classen AK, van Steensel B
Human heterochromatin proteins form large domains containing KRAB-ZNF genes
Genome Research. 2006. 16(12): 1493-504

Classen AK, Anderson K, Marois E, Eaton S
Hexagonal packing of Drosophila wing epithelial cells by the Planar Cell Polarity pathway
Developmental Cell. 2005. 9(6): 805-17

* shared first co-authors