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Clay et al 


Conserved Function of Drosophila Fancd2 Monoubiquitination In Response to Double-Strand DNA Breaks.


Distinct responses to rare codons in select Drosophila tissues.

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Persistent DNA Damage Signaling and DNA Polymerase Theta Promote Broken Chromosome Segregation.

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Clay and Fox


DNA Damage Responses during the Cell Cycle: Insights from Model Organisms and Beyond.

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Peterson and Fox

Communal living: the role of polyploidy and syncytia in tissue biology.

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Accelerated cell cycles enable organ regeneration under developmental time constraints in the Drosophila hindgut.

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Exploiting codon usage identifies intensity-specific modifiers of Ras/MAPK signaling in vivo.


Cytoplasmic sharing through apical junction remodeling.

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Toxicological study and genetic basis of BTEX susceptibility in Drosophila melanogaster. 

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Fox et al

Polyploidy: a biological force from cells to ecosystems. 

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Fox et al

Model systems for regeneration: Drosophila.

Cohen et al

Physiology, development, and disease modeling in the Drosophila excretory system.


Interphase cohesin regulation ensures mitotic fidelity after genome reduplication.

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Fizzy-related dictates a cell cycle switch during organ repair and tissue growth responses in the Drosophila hindgut.

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Polyploidy and mitotic cell death are two distinct HIV-1 VPR-driven outcomes in renal tubule epithelial cells. 

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Stormo and Fox 2017 

Polyteny: still a giant player in chromosome research.

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Interorgan regulation of Drosophila intestinal stem cell proliferation by a hybrid organ boundary zone.

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Distinct responses to reduplicated chromosomes require distinct Mad2 responses.

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Proliferation of double-strand break-resistant polyploid cells requires Drosophila Fancd2.

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Schoenfelder and Fox

The expanding implications of polyploidy.

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Indispensable pre-mitotic endocycles promote aneuploidy in the Drosophila rectum.

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Polyploidization and cell fusion contribute to wound healing in the adult Drosophila epithelium.  

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Fox and Duronio   2013

Endoreplication and polyploidy: insights into development and disease.


Error-prone polyploid mitosis during normal Drosophila development.

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The Drosophila hindgut lacks constitutively active adult stem cells but proliferates in response to tissue damage.

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