Curt, Jesús Rodriguez, Salmani, Behzad Yaghmaeian and Thor, Stefan (2019). Anterior CNS expansion driven by brain transcription factors. eLife8. DOI:10.7554/elife.45274

Bivik Stadler, Caroline, Arefin, Badrul, Ekman, Helen and Thor, Stefan (2019). PIP degron-stabilized Dacapo/p21Cip1 and mutations in ago act in an anti- versus pro-proliferative manner, yet both trigger an increase in Cyclin E levels. Development146 13: dev175927. DOI:10.1242/dev.175927

Bahrampour, S, Jonsson, C, Thor, S. (2019). Brain expansion promoted by Polycomb-mediated anterior enhancement of a neural stem cell proliferation program. PLoS Biol, 17(2): e3000163. PMID: 30807568. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000163.

Stratmann, J, Ekman, H, Thor, S. (2019). Branching gene regulatory network dictating different aspects of neuronal cell identity. Development, 146(6), dev174300. PMID: 30837222. DOI: 10.1242/dev.174300.


Yaghmaeian Salmani, B, Monedero Cobeta, I, Rakar, J, Bauer, S, Rodriguez Curt J, Starkenberg, A, Thor, S. (2018). Evolutionary conserved anterior expansion of the central nervous system promoted by a conserved PcG-Hox program. Development, 145(7): 1-17 (dev160747). PMID: 29530878; DOI: 10.1242/dev.160747.

Monedero Cobeta, I, Bivik C, Li, J, Yu, P, Thor, S, Benito-Sipos, J. (2018). Specification of Drosophila neuropeptidergic neurons by the splicing factor Brr2. PLoS Genet, 14(8):e1007496. PMID: 30133436; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1007496.


Monedero Cobeta, I, Salmani, BY, Thor, S. (2017). Anterior-posterior gradient in neural stem and daughter cell proliferation governed by spatial and temporal Hox control. Curr Biol, 27(8):1161-1172. PMID: 28392108; DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.03.023.

Stratmann, J, Thor, S. (2017). Neuronal cell fate specification by the molecular convergence of different spatio-temporal cues on a common initiator terminal selector gene. PLoS Genet, 13(4):e1006729. PMID: 28414802; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006729.

Bahrampour, S, Gunnar, E, Jonsson, C, Ekman, H, Thor, S. (2017). Neural lineage progression controlled by a temporal proliferation program. Dev Cell, 43(3): 332-348. PMID: 29112852; DOI: 10.1016/j.devcel.2017.10.004.


Bivik, C, MacDonald, R, Gunnar, E, Mazouni, K, Schweisguth, F, Thor, S. (2016). Control of neural daughter cell proliferation by multi-level Notch/Su(H)/E(spl)HLH signaling. PLoS Genet, 12(4):e1005984. PMID: 27070787; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005984.

Gunnar, E, Bivik, C, Starkenberg, A, Thor, S. (2016). sequoia controls the TypeI>0 daughter proliferation switch in the Drosophila nervous system. Development, 143(20):3774-3784. PMID: 27578794; DOI: 10.1242/dev.139998.

Stratmann, J1, Gabilondo, H1, Benito-Sipos, J, Thor, S. (2016). Neuronal cell fate diversification controlled by sub-temporal action of Kruppel. eLife, Oct 14;5. pii: e19311. 1) equal contribution. PMID: 27740908; DOI: 10.7554/eLife.19311.

2009 - 2015

Baumgardt, M, Karlsson, D, Félix, JT, DíazBenjumea, FJ, Thor, S. (2009). Neuronal sub-type specification within a lineage by opposing temporal feed-forward loops. Cell, 139(5):969-82. PMID: 19945380; DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2009.10.032.

Karlsson, D, Baumgardt, M, Thor, S. (2010). Segment-specific neuronal subtype specification by the integration of anteroposterior and temporal cues. PLoS Biology, 8(5):e1000368. PMID: 20485487; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000368.

Benito-Sipos, J, Ulvklo, C, Gabilondo, H, Baumgardt, M, Angel, A, Torroja, L, Thor, S. (2011). Seven up acts as a temporal factor during two different stages of neuroblast 5-6 development. Development, 138(24):5311-5320. PMID: 22071101; DOI: 10.1242/dev.070946.

Ulvklo, C, MacDonald, R, Bivik, C, Baumgardt, M, Karlsson, D, Thor, S. (2012). Control of neuronal cell fate and numbers by integration of distinct daughter cell proliferation modes with temporal progression. Development, 139(4):678-89. PMID: 22241838; DOI: 10.1242/dev.074500.

Losada-Pérez, M, Gabilondo, H, Molina, I, Turiegano, E, Torroja, L, Thor S, Benito-Sipos, J. (2013). Klumpfuss controls FMRFamide expression by enabling BMP signaling within the NB 5-6 lineage. Development, 140(10): 2181-8. PMID: 23633512; DOI: 10.1242/dev.089748.

Baumgardt, M*, Karlsson, D*, Salmani, BY, Bivik, C, MacDonald, R, Gunnar, E, Thor, S. (2014). Global programmed switch in neural daughter cell proliferation mode triggered by a temporal gene cascade. Dev Cell, 30(2):192-208. (*equal contribution). PMID: 25073156; DOI: 10.1016/j.devcel.2014.06.021.

Bivik, C, Bahrampour, S, Ulvklo, C, Nilsson, P, Angel, A, Fransson, F, Lundin, E, Renhorn, J, Thor, S. (2015). Novel genes involved in controlling specification of Drosophila FMRFamide neuropeptide cells. Genetics, 200(4):1229-44. PMID: 26092715; DOI: 10.1534/genetics.115.178483.