Swathi Arur, Ph.D.
Investigation in the Arur Lab utilizes the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans and germ line development to study ERK signaling. A long-term goal of the lab is to understand how active ERK2 controls and co-ordinates multiple different developmental events in one tissue.
Burton NO, Furuta T, Webster AK, Kaplan RE, Baugh LR, Arur S, Horvitz HR. Insulin-like signalling to the maternal germline controls progeny response to osmotic stress. Nat Cell Biol. 2017 PubMed PMID: 28166192.
Chen JJ, Arur S. Discovering Functional ERK Substrates Regulating Caenorhabditis elegans Germline Development. Methods Mol Biol. 1487:317-335. PubMed PMID: 27924578.
Gervaise AL, Arur S. Spatial and Temporal Analysis of Active ERK in the C. elegans Germline. J Vis Exp. 29;(117). PubMed PMID:27929466.
Snee MJ, Wilson WC, Zhu Y, Chen SY, Wilson BA, Kseib C, O'Neal J, Mahajan N, Tomasson MH, Arur S*, Skeath JB. Collaborative Control of Cell Cycle Progression by the RNA Exonuclease Dis3 and Ras is Conserved Across Species. Genetics. pii: genetics.116.187930. PMCID:PMC4896191. *Co-Corresponding Author