1. Haynes, P.R., Christmann, B.L., and Griffith, L.C. (2015) “A single pair of neurons links sleep to memory consolidation in Drosophila melanogastereLife, doi: 10.7554/eLife.03868 PMC4305081

  2. Slawson, J.B., Kuklin, E.A., Mukherjee, K., Pirez, N., Donelson, N.C., and Griffith, L.C. (2014) “Regulation of dopamine release by CASK-ß modulates locomotor initiation in Drosophila melanogasterFront Behav Neurosci, doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2014.00394 PMC4235261

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  10. Maiya, R., Lee, S. Berger, K.H., Kong, E.C., Slawson, J.B., Griffith, L.C., Huganir, R.L., Margolis, B. and Heberlein, U. (2012) “DlgS97/SAP97, a neuronal isoform of Discs Large, regulates ethanol tolerance” PLoSONE, 7(11):e48967 PMC3492131

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  12. Trott, A., Donelson, N.C., Griffith, L.C. and Ejima, A. (2012) “Song choice is modulated by female movement in Drosophila males” PLoS ONE 7(9):e46025 PMC3458092

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  20. Pulver, S.R. and Griffith, L.C. (2010) “Spike integration and cellular memory in a rhythmic network from the dynamics of a Na+/K+ pump current” Nat. Neurosci. 13:53-59 PMC19966842.

  21. Griffith, L.C. (2009) “Attention K-Mart shoppers: Blowout on aisle 7!” Neuron 64:443-445 PMC2742166.

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  23. Griffith, L.C. and Ejima, A. (2009) “Courtship learning in Drosophila melanogaster: Diverse plasticity of a reproductive behavior" Learn. & Mem. 16:743-750.

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  45. Griffith, L.C. (2006) "Watching the fly brain learn" Neuron 49:171-174.

  46. Slonimsky, J.D., Mattaliano, M.D., Moon, J.-i., Griffith, L.C. and Birren, S.B. (2006) "Role for calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II in the p75-mediated regulation of sympathetic cholinergic transmission" Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 103:2915-2919.

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  57. Griffith, L.C., Lu, C.S. and Sun, X.X. (2003) "CaMKII, an Enzyme on the Move: Regulation of Temporospatial Localization" Mol. Interv. 3:386-403

  58. Pratt, K., Watt, A., Griffith, L.C., Nelson, S.B. and Turrigiano, G.G. (2003) "Activity-dependent remodeling of presynaptic inputs by postsynaptic expression of activated CaMKII" Neuron 39:269-281.

  59. Wang, Z., Wilson, G.F. and Griffith, L.C. (2002) "Calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II phosphorylates and regulates the Drosophila Eag potassium channel" J. Biol. Chem. 227:24022-24029.

  60. Park, D., Coleman, M.J., Hodge, J.J.L., Budnik, V. and Griffith, L.C. (2002) "Regulation of neuronal excitability in Drosophila by constitutively active CaMKII " J. Neurobiol. 52:24-42.

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