Dan Hultmark

Professor, Medical Molecular Biology
Department of Molecular Biology
Umeå University
E-mail: dan.hultmark@ucmp.umu.se
Page: http://www.molbiol.umu.se/english/research/researchers/dan-hultmark/

Fields of interest: 

Drosophila immunity

 

Recent publications:

Ekström JO, Habayeb MS, Srivastava V, Kieselbach T, Wingsle G, Hultmark D:
Drosophila Nora virus capsid proteins differ from those of other picorna-like viruses.
Virus Res., 160, (2011): 51-58.

The Nasonia Genome Working Group:
Functional and evolutionary insights from the genomes of three parasitoid Nasonia species.
Science, 327, (2010): 343-348.

Habayeb MS, Ekström JO, Hultmark D:
Nora virus persistent infections are not affected by the RNAi machinery.
PLoS One, 4, (2009): e5731.

Márkus R, Laurinyecz B, Kurucz É, Honti V, Bajusz I, Sipos B, Somogyi K, Kronhamn J, Hultmark D, Andó I:
Sessile hemocytes as a hematopoietic compartment in Drosophila melanogaster.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 106, (2009): 4805-4809.

Kurucz É, Márkus R, Zsámboki J, Folkl-Medzihradszky K, Darula Z, Vilmos P, Udvardy A, Krausz I, Lukacsovich T, Gateff E, Zettervall C-J, Hultmark D, Andó I:
Nimrod, a putative phagocytosis receptor with EGF repeats in Drosophila plasmatocytes.
Curr. Biol., 17, (2007): 649-654.

Williams MJ, Wiklund M-L, Wikman S, Hultmark D:
Rac1 signalling in the Drosophila larval cellular immune response.
J. Cell Sci., 119, (2006): 2015-2024.

Zettervall CJ, Anderl I, Williams MJ, Palmer R, Kurucz E, Ando I, Hultmark D:
A directed screen for genes involved in Drosophila blood cell activation.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 101, (2004): 14192-14197.

Werner T, Borge-Renberg K, Mellroth P, Steiner H, Hultmark D:
Functional diversity of the Drosophila PGRP-LC gene cluster in the response to lipopolysaccharide and peptidoglycan.
J. Biol. Chem., 278, (2003): 26319-26322.

Stöven S, Silverman N, Junell A, Hedengren-Olcott M, Erturk D, Engström Y, Maniatis T, Hultmark D:
Caspase-mediated processing of the Drosophila NF-κB factor Relish.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 100, (2003): 5991-5996.

Choe K-M, Werner T, Stöven S, Hultmark D, Anderson KV:
Requirement for a peptidoglycan recognition protein (PGRP) in Relish activation and antibacterial immune responses in Drosophila.
Science, 296, (2002): 359-362.