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Fischer, Janice

Janice A Fischer

Professor, Director, Academic Program
Molecular Biosciences, Biology Instruction Office

Genetics of the ubiquitin pathway in Drosophila

Phone: 512-232-3690

Office Location
NMS 2.312

Postal Address
AUSTIN, TX 78712

Professor, Molecular Biosciences

Director, Biology Instructional Office

Professor, UT Extension School

Hartwell LH, Goldberg ML, Fischer JA, Hood L (2018) GENETICS, From Genes to Genomes, 6th edition. McGraw-Hill.

Hartwell LH, Goldberg ML, Fischer JA, Hood L (2015) GENETICS, From Genes to Genomes, 5th edition. McGraw-Hill.

Xie X, Fischer JA (2012) Drosophila Epsin’s role in Notch ligand cells requires three Epsin protein functions: the lipid binding function of the ENTH domain, a single Ubiquitin interaction motif, and a subset of the C-terminal protein binding modules. Developmental Biology 363:399-412.

Lee J-H, Fischer JA (2012) Drosophila Tel2 is expressed as a translational fusion with EpsinR and is a regulator Wingless signaling. PLoS ONE 7(9), e46357

Weinmaster G, Fischer JA (2011) Notch ligand ubiquitylation: what is it good for? Developmental Cell 21:134-144.

Cho B, Fischer JA (2011) Ral GTPase promotes asymmetric Notch activation in response to Frizzled/PCP signaling by repressing ligand-independent receptor activation. Development 138:1349-1359

Lee J-H, Overstreet E, Fitch E, Fleenor S, Fischer JA (2009) Drosophila liquid facets-Related encodes Golgi epsin and is an essential gene required for cell proliferation, growth, and patterning. Developmental Biology 331:1-13.

Eun SH, Banks SML, Fischer JA (2008) Auxilin is essential for Delta signaling. Development 135:1089-1095.

Wu Y, Bolduc F, Bell K, Tully T, Fang Y Sehgal A, Fischer JA (2008) A Drosophila model for Angelman syndrome. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 105(34):12399-1240

Eun SH, Lea K, Overstreet E, Stevens S, Lee J-H, Fischer JA. (2007) Identification of genes that interact with Drosophila liquid facets. Genetics 175:1163-1174.

2012 College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award