"You have made your way from worm to man, and much within you is still a worm" (Nietzsche)


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J. Györgey, A. Gartner, K. Nemeth, Z. Magyar, H. Hirt, E. Heberle-Bors and D. Dudits. (1991). Alfalfa heat shock genes are differentially expressed during somatic embryogenesis. Plant Mol. Biol. 16, 999-1007.

H. Hirt, M. Mink, M. Pfosser, L. Börge, J. Györgey, C. Jonak, A. Gartner, D. Dudits and E. Heberle Bors. (1992). Alfalfa Cyclins: Differential Expression during the Cell cycle and in Plant Organs. The Plant Cell, 4, 1531-1538.

H. Hirt, A. Gartner, E. Heberle-Bors. (1992). An Alfalfa cDNA encodes a protein with similarity to human snRNP-E. Nuc. Acid. Res., 20, 613.

A. Gartner, K. Nasmyth and G. Ammerer. (1992). Signal transduction in S. cerevisiae requires threonine and tyrosine phosphorylation of Fus3 and Kss1. Genes and Development,6, 1305-1318.

B. Errede, A. Gartner, Zhaoqing Zhou, K. Nasmyth and G. Ammerer. (1993). A pheromone induced kinase cascade in S. cerevisiae: activation of the Fus3 kinase by the Ste7 kinase in vitro. Nature,362, 261-264.

Zhaoqing Zhou, A. Gartner, R. Cade G. Ammerer and B. Errede. (1993). Pheromone induced signal transduction in S. cerevisiae requires the sequential function of three protein kinases. Mol. Cell Biol., 13, 2069-2080.

M. Peter, A. Gartner, J. Horecka, G. Ammerer and I. Herskowitz. (1993). Far1 links the signal transduction pathway to the cell cycle machinery in yeast. Cell, 73, 747-760.

C. Wilson, N. Eller, A. Gartner, O. Vincente, E. Heberle-Bors. (1994). Isolation and characterization of a tobacco cDNA clone encoding a putative MAP kinase. Plant Mol. Biol., 23, 543-551.

C. Doi, A. Gartner, G. Ammerer, H. Shinkawa, B. Errede, K. Suigimoto and K. Matsumoto. (1994). A protein phosphatase promotes adaptation to pheromone response in S. cerevisiae. EMBO J., 13, 61-70.

A. Gartner. (1994). The role of protein phosphatases in the adaptation to the pheromone response in yeast. In Advances in Protein Phosphatases; Leuven University Press 1994, 153-162.

A. Gartner and M. Hengartner. (1997). Genetic approaches to programmed cell death in C. elegans. In When Cells Die; John Wiley and Sons, Publications 1997, 131-146.

A. Gartner*, A. Jovanovic, D-I. Jeoung, S. Bourlat, F. Cross and G. Ammerer. (1998). Pheromone dependent G1 cell cycle arrest requires Far1 phosphorylation, but may not involve inhibition of the Cdc28/Cln2 kinase, in vivo. Mol. Cell Biol., 18, 3681-3691.
*Corresponding author

A. Gartner, S. Milstein, S. Ahmed J. Hodgkin and M. Hengartner. (2000).
A conserved checkpoint pathway mediates DNA damage-induced apoptosis and cell cycle arrest in C. elegans. Mol. Cell, 5, 435-444.

S. Ahmed, A. Alpi, M. Hengartner and A. Gartner. (2001).
C. elegans RAD-5/CLK-2 defines a new DNA damage checkpoint protein. Current Biology, Dec 11, 11(24): 1-20.

B. Schumacher, K. Hofmann, S. Boulton and A. Gartner. (2001).
The C. elegans homolog of the p53 tumor suppressor is required for DNA damage induced apoptosis. Current Biology, Oct 30; 11(21): 1722-7.

SJ. Boulton, A. Gartner, J. Reboul, P. Vaglio, N. Dyson, DE. Hill, M. Vidal. (2002).
Combined Functional Genomic Maps of the C. elegans DNA Damage Response. Science, Jan 4, 127-131.

U. Grueneberg, M. Glotzer, A. Gartner, EA. Nigg. (2002).
The CeCDC-14 phosphatase is required for cytokinesis in the Caenorhabditis elegans embryo. J. Cell Biol.,158(5): 901-14.

R. Hofmann, S. Milstein, S. Boulton, J. Ye, J. Hofmann, L. Stergiou, A. Gartner, M. Vidal , and M. Hengartner. (2002).
Caenorhabditis elegans HUS-1 is a DNA damage checkpoint protein required for genome stability and EGL-1-mediated apoptosis. Current Biology, 12(22): 1908-18.

A. Alpi, P. Pasierbek, A. Gartner, J. Loidl. (2003).
Genetic and cytological characterization of the recombination protein RAD-51 in Caenorhabditis elegans. Chromosoma, 112(1): 6-16

SJ. Boulton, JS. Martin, J. Polanowska, DE. Hill, A. Gartner and M. Vidal. (2004).
BRCA1/BARD1 orthologues required for DNA repair in Caenorhabditis elegans. Current Biology. 14(1): 33-9.

C. Wicky, A. Alpi, A. Rose, A. Gartner* and F. Müller. (2004).
Multiple genetic pathways involving C. elegans him-6/Blooms, mre-11, rad-51 and top-3 are needed to maintain genome stability in germ line. Mol. Cell Biol. 24(11): 5016-27.
*Co-corresponding author

A. Gartner, AJ. MacQueen and AM. Villeneuve. (2004).
Methods for analyzing checkpoint responses in Caenorhabditis elegans, Methods in Molecular Biology, entitled "Checkpoint Controls and Cancer". Methods Mol. Biol., 280: 257-74.

B. Schumacher, C. Schertel, N.Wittenburg, S. Tuck, S. Mitani, A. Gartner*, B. Conradt and SC. Shaham. (2005).
C. elegans ced-13 can promote apoptosis and is induced in response to DNA damage. Cell Death Differ., 12(2): 153-61
*Co-corresponding author

B. Schumacher, M. Hanazawa, MH. Lee, S. Nayak, K. Volkmann; R. Hofmann, M. Hengartner, T. Schedl and A. Gartner (2005).
Translational Repression of C. elegans p53 by GLD-1 regulates DNA damage induced apoptosis. Cell 120: 357-368

B. Meier, I. Clejab, Y. Liu, M. Lowden, A. Gartner, J. Hodgkin and S. Ahmed (2006).
trt-1 Is the Caenorhabditis elegans Catalytic Subunit of Telomerase. PLoS Genetics, Feb 10; 2(2)

A. Woodward, T. Göhler, M. Gloria Luciani,, M. Oehlmann, X. Ge, A. Gartner, D. Jackson and J. Blow (2006)
Excess Mcm2-7 license dormant origins of replication for use when replication fork progress is inhibited. J. Cell Biol., Jun 5; 173(5): 673-83

V. Jantsch, L. Tang, P. Pasierbek, A. Penkner, S. Nayak, A. Baudrimont, T. Schedl, A. Gartner, J. Loidl (2007).
Caenorhabditis elegans prom-1 is required for meiotic prophase progression and homologous chromosome pairing. Mol Biol Cell, Dec; 18(12): 4911-20.

H. Lee, LJ. Cho, N. Lambacher, J. Lee, SJ. Lee, TH. Lee, A. Gartner, HS. Koo. (2008).
The C. elegans AMP-activated protein kinase AAK-2 is phosphorylated by LKB1 and required for resistance to oxidative stress and for normal motility and foraging behavior. J. Biol. Chem., Apr 11;

S. Greiss, B. Schumacher, K. Grandien, J. Rothblatt, A. Gartner. (2008).
Transcriptional profiling in C. elegans suggests DNA damage dependent apoptosis as an ancient function of the p53 family. BMC Genomics. Jul 15; 9: 334.

J. Mouysset, A. Deichsel, S. Moser C. Hoege, A. Hyman, A. Gartner, T. Hoppe. (2008).
Cell cycle progression requires the CDC-48UFD-1/NPL-4 complex for efficient DNA replication. Proc Natl Acad Sci, USA, Sep, 105(35): 12879-84.

A. Gartner, PR. Boag and TK. Blackwell (2008).
Germline Survival and Apoptosis, WormBook, ed. The C. elegans Research Community. WormBook, Sept; 1-20

S. Greiss, J. Hall, S. Ahmed, A. Gartner. (2008).
C. elegans SIR-2.1 translocation is linked to a pro-apoptotic pathway parallel to cep-1/p53-like during DNA damage induced apoptosis. Genes & Development, Oct, 22(20): 2831-41.

S. Moser, S. von Elsner, I. Buessing, A. Alpi, R. Schnabel, A. Gartner. (2009).
Functional Dissection of C. elegans CLK2/TEL2 cell cycle defects during embryogenesis and germ line development. PLOS Genetics, Apr, 5; 4:

B. Meier, L. Barber, Y. Liu Y, I, Clejan, S. Boulton, A. Gartner*, S. Ahmed.* (2009), The MRT-1 nuclease is required for DNA cross link repair and telomerease activity in vivo in C. elegans,  EMBO J. 28(22):3549-63.
*equal senior author contribution with S. Ahmed
S. Greiss, and A. Gartner. (2009), Sirtuin phylogeny and structural conservation Mol Cells. 2009 Nov;28(5):407-15.

SJ. Lee, A. Gartner, M. Hyun, B. Ahn, and HS. Koo. (2010), A Werner syndrome protein in C. elegans functions upstream of ATR and ATM in response to DNA replication inhibition and double-strand DNA breaks, Plos Genetics Jan, 6(1):e10000801. .

S. Ito, S. Greiss, A. Gartner and WB. Derry. (2010), kri-1 regulates C. elegans germ cell death in a novel, cell non-autonomous manner, Current Biology Feb 23;20(4):333-338.

C. MacKay, A. Déclais, C. Lundin, A. Agostinho, A. Deans, T. MacArtney, K. Hofmann, A. Gartner, S. West, T. Helleday, D. Lilley and J. Rouse (2010). Identification of KIAA1018/FAN1, a DNA repair nuclease recruited to DNA damage by monoubiquitinated FANCD2. Cell, 142(1)65-76

A. Bailly, A. Freeman, J. Hall, A. Déclais, A. Alpi, D. Lilley, S. Ahmed and A. Gartner (2010). The C. elegans homolog of Gen1/Yen1 resolvases links DNA damage signaling to DNA double-strand break repair, Plos Genetics, 6(7): e1001025.

R. Rutkowski, K. Hofmann, A. Gartner. (2010). Phylogeny and Function of the Invertebrate p53 Superfamily, Cold Spring Harbor Persepect. Biol. 2010 Jul; 1; 2(7) Epub May5.

R. Rutkowski, K and A. Gartner. (2010). Tagging the dead a bridging factor for Caenorhabditis elegans phagocyte receptors. Nature Cell Biol. Jul; 12(7) 638-640.

R. Rutkowski, R Dickinson, G. Stewart, A. Craig, M. Schimpl, S. Keyse, and A. Gartner (2011) ERK signalling is activated by irradiation and positively regulates CEP-1/p53 dependent apoptosis in C.  elegans, Plos Genetics, 7(8): e1002238

E. Pourkarimi, S. Greiss and A. Gartner (2011) Evidence that CED-9/Bcl2 and CED-4/Apaf-1 localization is not consistent with the current model for C. elegans apoptosis induction, Cell Death and Differentiation, (Epub) cdd.2011.104

M Larance, AP Bailly, E Pourkarimi, RT Hay, G Buchanan, S Coulthurst, DP Xirodimas, A. Gartner AI Lamond Stable-isotope labeling with amino acids in nematodes, Nature Methods 2011 Aug 28;8(10): 849-851

A Franz, M Orth, PA Pirson, R Sonneville, JJ Blow, Anton Gartner, O Stemmann, T Hoppe. CDC-48/p97. Coordinates CDT-1 degradation with GINS Chromatin dissociation to ensure faithful DNA replication, Mol. Cell, 2011 Oct 7; 44(1): 85-96.

R Sonneville, M Querenet. A Craig, Anton Gartner*, JJ Blow. The dynamics of replication licensing in live Caenorhabditis elegans embryos, Journal of Cell Biology, 2012 Jan 23; 196(2): 233-246 *Co-corresponding author

AL Craig, SC Moser, AP Bailly, A Gartner. Methods for studying the DNA damage response in the Caenorhabdatis elegans germ line. Methods Cell Biology 2012; 107:321-52

A Bailly and A Gartner, Germ cell apoptosis and DNA damage responses, Adv Exp Med Biol. 2013; 757: 249-76

R. Rutkowski and A Gartner, The shark in us: learning about the evolution of the p53 regulatory circuit, Cell Cycle 2012, Jan. 15; 11 (2):216-7

B Liu, H Du, R Rutkowski, A Gartner, X Wang. LAAT-1 is the lysosomal lysine/arginine transporter that maintains amino acid homeostasis, Science, 2012 Jul 20;337(6092):351-354.

E. Pourkarimi and A Gartner. If you don’t want them shed them. Cell Research, 2013 Feb.; 23(2):171-2

A. Gartner and A Akay. Stress Response: Anything that Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger. Curr Biol. 2013 Nov 18;23(22):R1012-4

N Masoudi, L Fancsalszky, E Pourkarimi, T Vellai, A Alexa, A Reményi, A Gartner, A Mehta, K Takács-Vellai. The Nm23-H1/H2 homolog NDK-1 is required for full activation of Ras signaling in C. elegans. Development, 2013 Aug. 140:3486-95.

A Agostinho, B Meier, R Sonneville, M Jagut A Woglar, J Blow, V Jantsch and A Gartner. Combinatorial Regulation of Meiotic Holliday Junction Resolution in C. elegans by HIM-6 (BLM) Helicase, SLX-4, and the SLX-1, MUS-81 and XPF-1 Nucleases. PLoS Genetics, 2013 Jul 9(7): e1003591

A Akay A Craig, N Lehrbach, M Larance, E Pourkarimi, JE Wright, A Lamond, E Miska and A Gartner. RNA-binding protein GLD-1/quaking genetically interacts with the mir-35 and the let-7 miRNA pathways in Caenorhabditis elegans.Open Biol. 2013 Nov 20;3(11):130151.

B. Meier, SL Cooke, J Weiss, AP Bailly, LB Alexandrov, J Marshall, K Raine, M Maddison, E Anderson, MR Stratton, A Gartner*, PC Campbell. C. elegans whole genome sequencing reveals mutational signatures related to carcinogens and DNA repair deficiency. Genome Res. 2014, Jul 16. pii: gr.175547.114. [Epub ahead of print] *Co-corresponding author

Masudi N, Ibanez-Cruceyra P, Offenburger SA, Gartner A, Tetraspanin TSP-17 Protects Dopaminergic Neurons against 6OHDA- Induced Neurodegeneration in C. elegans. Plos Genetics, 2014, Dec 4th.

B Meier and A Gartner. Having a direct look: Analysis of DNA damage and repair mechanisms by Next Generation Sequencing. Experimental Cell Research, 2014, Nov 15th

Pelisch F, Sonneville R, Pourkarimi E, Agostinho A, Blow JJ, Gartner A, and Hay RT, Dynamic SUMO modification regulates mitotic chromosome assembly and cell cycle progression in Caenorhabditis elegans. Nature Communication, 2014, Dec 5th.

Freeman AD, Liu Y, Déclais AC, Gartner A, Lilley DM. GEN1 from a thermophilic fungus is functionally closely similar to non-eukaryotic junction-resolving enzymes. J Mol Biol. 2014 Oct 11.

Adam Shlien, Brittany B. Campbell, Richard de Borja, Ludmil B. Alexandrov, Daniele Merico, David Wedge, Peter Van Loo, Patrick S. Tarpey, Paul Coupland, Sam Behjati, Aaron Pollett Tatiana Lipman Abolfazi Heidari, Shriya Deshmukh, Naama Avitzur, Bettina Meier, Moritz Gerstung, Ye Hong, Diana M Merino, Manasa Ramakrishna, Marc Remke, Roland Arnold, Gagan B. Panigrahi, Neha P. Thakkar, Karl P. Hodel, Erin E. Henninger, A. Yasemin Göksenin, Doua Bakry, George S Charames, Harriet Druker , Jordan Lerner-Ellis, Matthew Mistry, Rina Dvir, Ronald Grant, Ronit Elhasid, Roula Farah, Glenn P. Taylor, Paul C. Nathan, Sarah Alexander, Shay Ben Shachar, Simon C Ling, Steven Gallinger, Shlomi Constantini, Peter Dirks, Annie Huang, Stephen W. Scherer, Richard G Grundy, Carol Durno, Melyssa Aronson, Anton Gartner, M Stephen Meyn, Michael D Taylor, Zachary F Pursell, Christopher E Pearson, David Malkin, P Andrew Futreal, Michael R Stratton, Eric Bouffet, Cynthia Hawkins, Peter J Campbell and Uri Tabori. Hereditary and Somatic Mutations of Replication Error Repair genes Result in Rapid Onset of Ultra Hypermutated Cancers. Nature Genetics 2015, Feb 12;6:6352. doi: 10.1038/ncomms7352

Larance M, Pourkarimi E, Wang B, Murillo AB, Kent R, Lamond AI, Gartner A. Global proteomics analysis of the response to starvation in C. elegans. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2015 May 11. pii: mcp.M114.044289.

Remi Sonneville, Gillian Craig, Karim Labib, Anton Gartner* and J. Julian Blow Linking DNA replication to Chromosome Condensation, Cell Reports, in press, Jul 21;12(3):405-17 *Co-corresponding author