faculty

Jay Parrish

jzp2@uw.edu

University of Washington, 

Cell Signaling & Cell/Environment Interactions

Developmental Biology, Stem Cells & Aging

Neuroscience

Somatosensory neuron development in Drosophila

Faculty Contact Information

Building: Kincaid Hall Room: 224 Box: 351800 Phone: 206-685-1203 Alt Phone: 415-407-9041 http://theparrishlab.com/

Lab Information

Location: University of Washington Building: Life Sciences Building Room: LSB 312 Box: 351800 Phone: 206-685-1203 http://theparrishlab.com/

Accepting Students For:

Rotation, Spring
Rotation, Winter

Publications

Microtubule Acetylation Is Required for Mechanosensation in Drosophila.

Yan C, Wang F, Peng Y, Williams CR, Jenkins B, Wildonger J, Kim HJ, Perr JB, Vaughan JC, Kern ME, Falvo MR, O'Brien ET 3rd, Superfine R, Tuthill JC, Xiang Y, Rogers SL, Parrish JZ.

Cell reports. 2018; 25(4):1051-1065.e6. NIHMSID: NIHMS1511533

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
30355484
PMCID:
PMC6248335

Ret and Substrate-Derived TGF-β Maverick Regulate Space-Filling Dendrite Growth in Drosophila Sensory Neurons.

Hoyer N, Zielke P, Hu C, Petersen M, Sauter K, Scharrenberg R, Peng Y, Kim CC, Han C, Parrish JZ, Soba P.

Cell reports. 2018; 24(9):2261-2272.e5. NIHMSID: NIHMS1506160

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
30157422
PMCID:
PMC6191840

Superresolution imaging of Drosophila tissues using expansion microscopy.

Jiang N, Kim HJ, Chozinski TJ, Azpurua JE, Eaton BA, Vaughan JC, Parrish JZ.

Molecular biology of the cell. 2018; 29(12):1413-1421.

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
29688792
PMCID:
PMC6014096

Prior activity of olfactory receptor neurons is required for proper sensory processing and behavior in Drosophila larvae.

Utashiro N, Williams CR, Parrish JZ, Emoto K.

Scientific reports. 2018; 8(1):8580.

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
29872087
PMCID:
PMC5988719

Modulation of Host Learning in Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes.

Vinauger C, Lahondère C, Wolff GH, Locke LT, Liaw JE, Parrish JZ, Akbari OS, Dickinson MH, Riffell JA.

Current biology : CB. 2018; 28(3):333-344.e8.

PubMed [journal]
PMID:
29395917

Research Summary

We are broadly interested in somatosensory neuron development in Drosophila, focusing on the following topics:

Epidermal control of somatosensory neuron form and function
Dendrite-Substrate Interactions
Presynaptic control of specificity in nociceptive circuitry

More details on our research can be found at www.theparrishlab.com (link is external)