Selected publications  —  complete list here: PubMed

(*equally contributed; # co-correspoding authors)

  • Moreira de Mello JC, Fernandes GR, Vibranovski MD#, Pereira LV#. Early X chromosome inactivation during human preimplantation development revealed by single-cell RNA-sequencing. Sci Rep. 2017 7(1):10794.

  • França GS#,  Hinske LC, Galante PA, Vibranovski MD#. Unveiling the Impact of the Genomic Architecture on the Evolution of Vertebrate microRNAs. Front Genet. 2017 Mar 21; 8:34.
  • França GS, Vibranovski MD*, Galante PA*. Host gene constraints and genomic context impact the expression and evolution of human microRNAs. Nat. Comm. 2016 Apr 25;7:11438.
  • Vibranovski MD. Meiotic sex chromosome inactivation in Drosophila. J Genomics. 2014 Jun 1;2:104-17.
  • VanKuren NW, Vibranovski MD. A novel dataset for identifying sex-biased genes in Drosophila. J Genomics. 2014 Mar 10;2:64-7.
  • Gao G*, Vibranovski MD*, Zhang L, Li Z, Liu M, Zhang YE, Li X, Zhang W, Fan Q, VanKuren NW, Long M, Wei L. A long-term demasculinization of X-linked intergenic  noncoding RNAs in Drosophila melanogaster. Genome Res. 2014 Apr;24(4):629-38.
  • Vibranovski MD, Lopes HF, Karr TL, Long M. Stage-specific expression profiling of Drosophila spermatogenesis suggests that meiotic sex chromosome inactivation drives genomic relocation of testis-expressed genes. PLoS Genet. 2009 Nov;5(11):e1000731.
  • Vibranovski MD, Chalopin DS, Lopes HF, Long M, Karr TL. Direct evidence for postmeiotic transcription during Drosophila melanogaster spermatogenesis. Genetics. 2010 Sep;186(1):431-3.
  • Vibranovski MD, Zhang Y, Long M. General gene movement off the X chromosome in the Drosophila genus. Genome Res. 2009 May;19(5):897-903.
  • Wang J, Long M, Vibranovski MD. Retrogenes moved out of the z chromosome in the silkworm. J Mol Evol. 2012 Apr;74(3-4):113-26.
  • Zhang YE, Vibranovski MD, Landback P, Marais GA, Long M. Chromosomal redistribution of male-biased genes in mammalian evolution with two bursts of gene gain on the X chromosome. PLoS Biol. 2010 Oct 5;8(10).