Stefan Taubert Publications

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  • Lee D, An SWA, Jung Y, Yamaoka Y, Ryu Y, Goh GYSBeigi A, Ma D, Ha CM, Taubert S, Lee Y, and Lee SV.  C. elegans Mediator 15 permits low temperature-induced longevity via regulation of lipid and protein homeostasis.  bioRxiv. 2018 Jul. 10, p366153. Link.
  • Jan A, Jansonius B, Delaidelli A, Bhanshali FAn YA, Ferreira N, Smits LM, Negri GL, Schwamborn JC, Jensen PH, Mackenzie IR, Taubert S, Sorensen PH.  Activity of translation regulator eukaryotic elongation factor-2 kinase is increased in Parkinson disease brain and its inhibition reduces alpha-synuclein toxicity.  Acta Neuropathol Commun. Jul 2;6(1):54. Link.
  • Goh GYS, Winter JJ, Bhanshali FDoering KRSLai RLee K, Veal EA, and Taubert S.  NHR-49/HNF4 integrates regulation of fatty acid metabolism with a protective transcriptional response to oxidative stress and fasting. Aging Cell, Jun;17(3):e12743.  Link.


  • Thibodeau ML, Steinraths M, Brown L, Zong Z, Shomer NTaubert S, Mungall KL, Ma Y, Mueller R, Birol I, and Lehman A.  Genomic and cytogenetic characterization of a balanced translocation disrupting NUP98. Cytogenet Genome Res, 152(3):117-121.  Link.
  • *Roy-Bellavance C, *Grants JM, Miard S, Lee K, Rondeau E, Guillemette C, Simard MJ, *Taubert S, and *Picard F.  The R148.3 gene regulates Caenorhabditis elegans lifespan and fat metabolism. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics, 7(8):2739-2747. Link.
  • Jan A, Jansonius B, Delaidelli A, Somasekharan SP, Bhanshali F, Vandal M, Negri GL, Moerman DG, MacKenzie I, Calon F, Hayden MR, Taubert S, and Sorenson PH.  eEF2K inhibition blocks Ab42 neurotoxicity by promoting an NRF2 antioxidant response.  (2017). Acta Neuropathologica, 133(1):101-119.  Link. UBC press release.


  • Lee KGoh GYSWong MA, Klassen TL, and S Taubert. Characterization of Caenorhabditis elegans nhr-49 gain-of-function alleles. PLoS One, 12;11(9):e0162708.  Link.
  • Taubert S.  Caenorhabditis elegans Gets Metabolic Network Models. Cell Systems.  2(5):293-4.  Invited Commentary.  Link.
  • Grants JMYing LTL, Yoda A, You CC, Okano H, Sawa H, and Taubert S. The Mediator Kinase Module Restrains Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Signaling and Represses Vulval Cell Fate Specification in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics 202(2):583-99.  Link.


  • Ding W, Smulan LJ, Hou NSTaubert S, Watts JL, and Walker AK.  S-adenosylmethione levels govern innate immunity through distinct methylation-dependent pathways. Cell Metabolism, 22(4):633-45. Link.
  • Grants JMGoh GYS, and Taubert S.  The Mediator complex of Caenorhabditis elegans. Nucleic Acids Res, 43(4):2442-53.  Review.  Link.


  • Hou NS and Taubert S.  Membrane lipids and the endoplasmic reticulum unfolded protein response: a complicated relationship. Worm ,3(3): e962405-1-5. Invited Review.  Link.
  • Hou NS, Gutschmidt A, Choi DYPather K, Shi X, Watts JL, Hoppe T, Taubert S. Activation of the endoplasmic reticulum unfolded protein response by lipid disequilibrium without disturbed proteostasis in vivo. PNAS, 111(22):E2271-E2280. Link.
  • Goh GYSMartelli KL,Parhar KSKwong AWWong MAMah AHou NSTaubert S. The conserved Mediator subunit MDT-15 is required for oxidative stress responses in C. elegans. Aging Cell, 13(1):70-79. Link.


  • Steimel A, Suh J, Hussainkhe A, Deheshi S, Grants JM, Zapf R, Moerman DG, Taubert S, Hutter H. The C. elegans CDK8 Mediator module regulates axon guidance decisions in the ventral nerve cord and during dorsal axon navigation.  Developmental Biology, 377(2):385-398.  Link.


  • Nejadnik H, Henning TD, Castaneda RT, Boddington S, Taubert S, Jha P, Tavri S, Golovko D, Ackerman L, Meier R, Daldrup-Link HE. Somatic differentiation and MR imaging of magnetically labeled human embryonic stem cells. Cell Transplantation, 21(12):2555-2567.  Link.
  • Park D#, Jones KL, Lee H, Snutch TP, Taubert S#, and Riddle DL#. Repression of a Potassium Channel by Nuclear Hormone Receptor and TGF-β Signaling Modulates Insulin Signaling in Caenorhabditis elegans.  PLoS Genetics, 8(2):e1002519. #Co-corresponding authors. Link.
  • Pathare PP, Lin A, Bornfeldt KE, Taubert S, and Van Gilst MR. Coordinate regulation of lipid metabolism by novel nuclear receptor partnerships.  PLoS Genetics, 8(4):e1002645. Link.
  • Hou NS and Taubert S. Function and regulation of lipid biology in Caenorhabditis elegans aging.  Frontiers in Physiology, 3:143.  Invited Review. Link.


  • Taubert S, Ward JD, and Yamamoto KR. Nuclear hormone receptors in nematodes: evolution and function.  Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, 334(1-2):49-55.  Invited Review.  Link.


  • Taubert S.  SET(BP1)-ing the stage for a better understanding of Schinzel-Giedion syndrome. Clinical Genetics, 78(4): 348-349. Invited commentary. Link.
  • Arda HE, Taubert S, MacNeil LT, Conine CC, Tsuda B, Van Gilst M, Sequerra R, Doucette-Stamm L, Yamamoto KR, and Walhout AJ. Functional modularity of nuclear hormone receptors in a Caenorhabditis elegans metabolic gene regulatory network.  Molecular Systems Biology, 6:367.  Link. ​