Publications and Presentations

Farah, C.A., Naqib, F., Weatherill, D.B., Pack, C.C., Sossin, W.S. (2015) Synapse formation changes the rules for desensitization of PKC translocation in Aplysia. Eur. J. Neurosci. 41(3):328-40.

Weatherill, D.B., Dunn, T.W., McCamphill, P.K., Sossin, W.S. (2013). Exploring mechanisms of synaptic plasticity using exogenous expression of proteins at the sensory-to-motor neuron synapse of Aplysia. In P.V. Nguyen (Ed.), Multidisciplinary Tools for Investigating Synaptic Plasticity (pp. 61-92). New York, NY: Humana Press.

Gkogkas, C.G., Khoutorsky, A., Ran, I., Rampakakis, E., Nevarko, T., Weatherill, D.B., Vasuta, C., Yee, S., Truitt, M., Dallaire, P., Major, F., Lasko, P., Ruggero, D., Nader, K., Lacaille, J.C., Sonenberg, N. (2013). Autism-related deficits via dysregulated eIF4E-dependent translational control. Nature 493(7432):371-7.

Weatherill, D.B., McCamphill, P.K., Pethoukov, E., Dunn, T.W., Fan, X., Sossin, W.S. (2011). Compartment-specific, differential regulation of eukaryotic elongation factor 2 and its kinase within Aplysia sensory neurons. J Neurochem. 117(5):841-55.

Weatherill, D.B., Dyer, J.R., Sossin, W.S. (2010). Ribosomal protein S6 kinase is a critical downstream effector of the target of rapamycin complex 1 for long-term facilitation in Aplysia. J Biol Chem. 285(16):12255-67.

Farah, C.A., Weatherill, D., Dunn, T.W., Sossin, W.S. (2009). PKC differentially translocates during spaced and massed training in Aplysia. J Neurosci. 29(33):10281-6.

Farah, C.A., Nagakura, I., Weatherill, D., Fan, X., Sossin, W.S. (2008). Physiological role for phosphatidic acid in the translocation of the novel protein kinase C Apl II in Aplysia neurons. Mol Cell Biol. 28(15):4719-33.

Weatherill, D., Chase, R. (2005). Modulation of heart activity during withdrawal reflexes in the snail Helix aspersa. J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol. 191(4):355- 62.

Chase, R., Antkowiak, T., Geoffroy, E., Weatherill, D. (2004). Why the ovotestis of Helix aspersa is innervated. Acta Biol Hung. 55(1-4):239-49.