Publications

Recent Publications


Oka Y, Butnaru M, von Buchholtz L, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2013). High Salt Recruits Aversive Taste Pathways. Nature AOP. [html] [pdf]


Chen X, Gabitto M, Peng Y, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2011). A Gustotopic Map of Taste Qualities in the Mammalian Brain. Science 333: 1262-1266. [html] [pdf]


Ofstad TA, Zuker CS, Reiser MB (2011). Visual place learning in Drosophila melanogaster. Nature 474: 204-207. [html] [pdf] [movies]


Gallio M, Ofstad TA, Macpherson LJ, Wang JW, Zuker CS (2011). The coding of temperature in the Drosophila brain. Cell 144: 614-624. [html] [pdf]


Chandrashekar J, Kuhn C, Oka Y, Yarmolinsky DA, Hummler E, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2010). The cells and peripheral representation of sodium taste in mice. Nature 464: 297-301. [html] [pdf]


Chandrashekar J, Yarmolinsky DA, von Buchholtz L, Oka Y, Sly W, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2009). The taste of carbonation. Science 326: 443-445. [html] [pdf]


Yarmolinsky DA, Zuker CS, Ryba NJ (2009). Common sense about taste: from mammals to insects. Cell 139: 234-244. [html] [pdf]


Cook B, Hardy RW, McConnaughey WB, Zuker CS (2008). Preserving cell shape under environmental stress. Nature 452: 361-364. [html] [pdf]


Chandrashekar J, Hoon MA, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2006). The receptors and cells for mammalian taste. Nature 444: 288-294. [html] [pdf]


Zelhof AC, Hardy RW, Becker A, Zuker CS (2006). Transforming the architecture of compound eyes. Nature 443: 696-699. [html] [pdf]


Huang AL, Chen X, Hoon MA, Chandrashekar J, Guo W, Trankner D, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2006). The cells and logic for mammalian sour taste detection. Nature 442: 934-938. [html] [pdf]


Mueller KL, Hoon MA, Erlenbach I, Chandrashekar J, Zuker CS, Ryba NJ (2005). The receptors and coding logic for bitter taste. Nature 434: 225-229. [html] [pdf]


Avidor-Reiss T, Maer AM, Koundakjian E, Polyanovsky A, Keil T, Subramaniam, Zuker CS (2004). Decoding cilia function: defining specialized genes required for compartmentalized cilia biogenesis. Cell 117: 527-539. [html] [pdf]


Zhao GQ, Zhang Y, Hoon MA, Chandrashekar J, Erlenbach I, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2003). The receptors for mammalian sweet and umami taste. Cell 115: 255-266. [html] [pdf]


Zhang Y, Hoon MA, Chandrashekar J, Mueller KL, Cook B, Wu D, Zuker CS, Ryba NJ (2003). Coding of sweet, bitter and umami tastes: Different receptor cells sharing similar signaling pathways. Cell 112: 293-301. [html] [pdf]


Nelson G, Chandrashekar J, Hoon MA, Feng L, Zhao G, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2002). An amino-acid taste receptor. Nature 416: 199-202. [html] [pdf]


Zuker CS (2002). Neurobiology: A cool ion channel. Nature News & Views 416: 27-28. [html] [pdf]


Nelson G, Hoon MA, Chandrashekar J, Zhang Y, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2001). Mammalian sweet taste receptors. Cell 106: 381-390. [html] [pdf]


Scott K, Brady Jr. R, Cravchik A, Morozov P, Rzhetsky A, Zuker CS, Axel R (2001). A chemosensory gene family encoding candidate gustatory and olfactory receptors in Drosophila. Cell 104: 661-673. [html] [pdf]


Tsunoda S, Suzuki E, Zuker CS (2001). Independent anchoring and assembly mechanisms of INAD signaling complexes in Drosophila photoreceptors. J. Neurosci. 21: 150-158. [html] [pdf]


Kiselev A, Socolich M, Vinos J, Hardy RW, Zuker CS, Ranganathan R (2000). A molecular pathway for light-dependent photoreceptor apoptosis in Drosophila. Neuron 28: 139-152. [html] [pdf]


Chandrashekar J, Mueller KL, Hoon MA, Adler E, Feng L, Guo W, Zuker CS, Ryba NJ (2000). T2Rs function as bitter taste receptors. Cell 100: 703-711. [html] [pdf]


Adler E, Hoon MA, Mueller KL, Chandrashekar J, Ryba NJ, Zuker CS (2000). A novel family of mammalian taste receptors. Cell 100: 693-702. [html] [pdf]


Walker RG, Willingham AT, Zuker CS (2000). A Drosophila mechanosensory transduction channel. Science 287: 2229-2234. [html] [pdf]