Douglas Stuart Portman, Ph.D.

Douglas Stuart Portman, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 645
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-7414
Lab: (585) 275-7915
Fax: (585) 276-1947
Administrative: (585) 273-1749

Journal Articles

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2016 Jun
García LR, Portman DS. "Neural circuits for sexually dimorphic and sexually divergent behaviors in Caenorhabditis elegans." Current opinion in neurobiology. 2016 Jun; 38:46-52. Epub 2016 Mar 03.
2016 May 12
Portman DS. "Neurobiology: Wired for sex." Nature. 2016 May 12; 533(7602):188-9. Epub 2016 May 04.
2016 Apr 7
Portman DS, Biteau B. "Neuter No More: Fly Stem Cells Know Their Sex." Cell stem cell. 2016 Apr 7; 18(4):429-30.
2014 Nov 3
Ryan DA, Miller RM, Lee K, Neal SJ, Fagan KA, Sengupta P, Portman DS. "Sex, age, and hunger regulate behavioral prioritization through dynamic modulation of chemoreceptor expression." Current biology : CB. 2014 Nov 3; 24(21):2509-17. Epub 2014 Oct 16.
2014 Sep
Fagan KA, Portman DS. "Sexual modulation of neural circuits and behavior in Caenorhabditis elegans." Seminars in cell & developmental biology. 2014 Sep; 33:3-9. Epub 2014 Jun 14.
2014 Jan 29
Mowrey WR, Bennett JR, Portman DS. "Distributed effects of biological sex define sex-typical motor behavior in Caenorhabditis elegans." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2014 Jan 29; 34(5):1579-91.
2012 Mar 21
Mowrey WR, Portman DS. "Sex differences in behavioral decision-making and the modulation of shared neural circuits." Biology of sex differences. 2012 Mar 21; 3:8. Epub 2012 Mar 21.
2011 Sep 14
Miller RM, Portman DS. "The Wnt/beta-catenin asymmetry pathway patterns the atonal ortholog lin-32 to diversify cell fate in a Caenorhabditis elegans sensory lineage." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2011 Sep 14; 31(37):13281-91.
Siehr MS, Koo PK, Sherlekar AL, Bian X, Bunkers MR, Miller RM, Portman DS, Lints R. "Multiple doublesex-related genes specify critical cell fates in a C. elegans male neural circuit." PloS one. 2011 6(11):e26811. Epub 2011 Nov 01.
2010 Jul
Hurd DD, Miller RM, Núñez L, Portman DS. "Specific alpha- and beta-tubulin isotypes optimize the functions of sensory Cilia in Caenorhabditis elegans." Genetics. 2010 Jul; 185(3):883-96. Epub 2010 Apr 26.
Miller RM, Portman DS. "A latent capacity of the C. elegans polycystins to disrupt sensory transduction is repressed by the single-pass ciliary membrane protein CWP-5." Disease models & mechanisms. 2010 3(7-8):441-50. Epub 2010 Mar 11.
2008 Aug
Mason DA, Rabinowitz JS, Portman DS. "dmd-3, a doublesex-related gene regulated by tra-1, governs sex-specific morphogenesis in C. elegans." Development. 2008 Aug; 135(14):2373-82. Epub 2008 Jun 11.
2007 Nov 6
Lee K, Portman DS. "Neural sex modifies the function of a C. elegans sensory circuit." Current biology : CB. 2007 Nov 6; 17(21):1858-63. Epub 2007 Oct 25.
Portman DS. "Genetic control of sex differences in C. elegans neurobiology and behavior." Advances in genetics. 2007 59:1-37.
Portman DS. "Profiling C. elegans gene expression with DNA microarrays." WormBook : the online review of C. elegans biology. 2006 :1-11. Epub 2006 Jan 20.
2004 Jun 18
Portman DS, Bohmann D. "Toward the computable transcriptome." Molecular cell. 2004 Jun 18; 14(6):693-4.
2004 Jun 15
Portman DS, Emmons SW. "Identification of C. elegans sensory ray genes using whole-genome expression profiling." Developmental biology. 2004 Jun 15; 270(2):499-512.
Portman DS, Emmons SW. "The basic helix-loop-helix transcription factors LIN-32 and HLH-2 function together in multiple steps of a C. elegans neuronal sublineage." Development. 2000 127(24):5415-26.
1997 May
Portman DS, O'Connor JP, Dreyfuss G. "YRA1, an essential Saccharomyces cerevisiae gene, encodes a novel nuclear protein with RNA annealing activity." RNA. 1997 May; 3(5):527-37.
1995 Nov
Kamma H, Portman DS, Dreyfuss G. "Cell type-specific expression of hnRNP proteins." Experimental cell research. 1995 Nov; 221(1):187-96.
1994 Jan 1
Portman DS, Dreyfuss G. "RNA annealing activities in HeLa nuclei." The EMBO journal. 1994 Jan 1; 13(1):213-21.
1993 Aug
Görlach M, Burd CG, Portman DS, Dreyfuss G. "The hnRNP proteins." Molecular biology reports. 1993 Aug; 18(2):73-8.