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Eight unique basal bodies in the multi-flagellated diplomonad Giardia lamblia.
McInally SG, Dawson SC.
Cilia. 2016 Jul 4;5:21. doi: 10.1186/s13630-016-0042-4. Review
PMID: 27379179; PMCID: PMC4931700

Alternative cytoskeletal landscapes: cytoskeletal novelty and evolution in basal excavate protists.
Dawson SC, Paredez AR.
Current Opinion in Cell Biology, 2013 Feb; 25(1):134-41. doi:10.1016/

A Detailed, Hierarchical Study of Giardia lamblia’s Ventral Disc Reveals Novel Microtubule-Associated Protein Complexes.
Schwartz CL, Heumann JM, Dawson SC, Hoenger A.
PLoS One, 2012 Sep 11; 7(9):e43783. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0043783
PMID:22984443 PMCID:PMC3439489

The Giardia Median Body Protein Is a Ventral Disc Protein That Is Critical for Maintaining a Domed Disc Conformation during Attachment.
Woessner DJ, Dawson SC.
Eukaryotic Cell, 2012 Mar; 11(3):292-301. doi:10.1128/EC.05262-11
PMID:22247266 PMCID:PMC3294447

Uncultivated Microbial Eukaryotic Diversity: A Method to Link ssu rRNA Gene Sequences with Morphology.
Hirst MB, Kita KN, Dawson SC.
PLoS One, 2011 Dec 8; 6(12):e28158. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0028158
PMID:22174774 PMCID:PMC3234254

Novel Structural Components of the Ventral Disc and Lateral Crest in Giardia intestinalis.
Hagen KD, Hirakawa MP, House SA, Schwartz CL, Pham JK, Cipriano MJ, De La Torre MJ, Sek AC, Du G, Forsythe BM, Dawson SC.
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2011 Dec; 5(12):e1442. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0001442
PMID:22206034 PMCID:PMC3243723

Evolution: functional evolution of nuclear structure.
Wilson KL, Dawson SC.
Journal of Cell Biology, 2011 Oct 17; 195(2):171-81. Review. doi:10.1083/jcb.201103171
PMID:22006947 PMCID:PMC3198171

Giardia Flagellar Motility Is Not Directly Required to Maintain Attachment to Surfaces.
House SA, Richter DJ, Pham JK, Dawson SC.
PLoS Pathogens, 2011 Aug; 7(8):e1002167. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1002167
PMID:21829364 PMCID:PMC3150270

The Naegleria genome: a free-living microbial eukaryote lends unique insights into core eukaryotic cell biology.
Fritz-Laylin LK, Ginger ML, Walsh C, Dawson SC, Fulton C.
Research in Microbiology, 2011 Jul-Aug; 162(6):607-18. doi:10.1016/j.resmic.2011.03.003

An actin cytoskeleton with evolutionarily conserved functions in the absence of canonical actin-binding proteins.
Paredez AR, Assaf ZJ, Sept D, Timofejeva L, Dawson SC, Wang CJ, Cande WZ.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2011 Apr 12; 108(15):6151-6. doi:10.1073/pnas.1018593108
PMID:21444821 PMCID:PMC3076823

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