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Molecular mechanisms of sexually dimorphic nervous system patterning in flies and worm.

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A sex-specific switch between visual and olfactory inputs underlies adaptive sex differences in behavior.

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A circuit logic for sexually shared and dimorphic aggressive behaviors in Drosophila.

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Distinct roles and synergistic function of FruM isoforms in Drosophila olfactory receptor neurons.

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Ovipositor extrusion promotes the transition from courtship to copulation and signals female acceptance in Drosophila melanogaster

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A single-cell transcriptomic atlas of the adult Drosophila ventral nerve cord

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To court or not to court – a multimodal sensory decision in Drosophila males.

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Interactions between the sexual identity of the nervous system and the social environment medi-ate lifespan in Drosophila melanogaster.

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Drosophila Courtship: Love Is Not Blind.

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Female Drosophila melanogaster respond to song-amplitude modulations.

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Sperm and sex peptide stimulate aggression in female Drosophila

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Neural circuitry coordinating male copulation

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Activation of latent courtship circuitry in the brain of Drosophila females induces male-like behaviors

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Sexually dimorphic octopaminergic neurons modulate female postmating behaviors in Drosophila

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Curr Biol 24: 725-730

Male-specific fruitless isoforms target neurodevelopmental genes to specify a sexually dimorphic nervous system

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Substrate-borne vibratory communication during courtship in Drosophila melanogaster

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Neural circuitry underlying Drosophila female postmating behavioural responses

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Curr Biol 22: 1155-1165

Control of sexual differentiation and behavior by the doublesex gene in Drosophila melanogaster

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The sex-determination genes fruitless and doublesex specify a neural substrate required for courtship song

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Isoform-specific control of male neuronal differentiation and behavior in Drosophila by the fruitless gene

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Curr Biol 16: 1063-1076

Control of male sexual behavior and male sexual orientation in Drosophila by the fruitless gene

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