Chen, Y., and Amrein, H. (2014) Enhancing Perception of Contaminated Food through Acid-Mediated Modulation of Taste Neuron Responses. Current Biology, in press.

Miyamoto, T., and Amrein, H. (2014) Diverse roles for the Drosophila  fructose sensor Gr43a. Fly 8 (1)  19-25.


Mishra, D, Miyamoto, T. Rezenom, Y.H., Broussard, A., Yavuz, A., Slone, J., Russell D.H., and Amrein, H. (2013) The Molecular Basis of Sugar Sensing in Drosophila Larvae. Current Biology 23 (15) 1466-1471.

Miyamoto, T., Wright, G. and Amrein, H. (2013) Nutrient Sensors. Current Biology 23 (9),  R369-373.

Miyamoto T., Chen, Y., Slone J. and Amrein, H. (2013) Identification of a Drosophila Glucose Receptor Using Ca2+ Imaging of Single Chemosensory Neurons. PLoS ONE 8 (2), e56304.

Miyamoto, T., Slone, J.,  Song, X. and Amrein, H. (2012) A fructose receptor functions as a nutrient sensor in the Drosophila brain. Cell 151 (5), 1113-1125.

Wang, L., Han, X.,  Mehren, J., Billeter, J.C., Miyamoto, T.,  Amrein, H., Levine, J.D. and Anderson, D.J. (2011) Hierarchical chemosensory regulation of male-male social interactions in Drosophila. Nature Neuroscience 14 (6)757-762.

Fujii, S. and Amrein, H. (2010) Ventral lateral and DN1 clock neurons mediate distinct properties of male sex drive rhythm in Drosophila. P.N.A.S. 107 (21), 10590-105959.

Miyamoto, T., and Amrein H. (2008). Suppression of male courtship by a Drosophila pheromone receptor. Nature Neuroscience 11, 874-876.

Fujii, S. Toyoma, A., and Amrein H. (2008). A male-specific and circadian regulated fatty acid omega-hydroxylase, SXEI, is necessary for efficient male mating in Drosophilamelanogasier. Genetics 180 (1), 179-190.

Thorne, N. and Amrein, H. (2008). Atypical Expression of Drosophila gustatory receptor genes in sensory and central neurons. Journal of Comparative Neurology 506, 548-568.


Fujii, S., Krishnan, P., Hardin, P. and Amrein, H. (2007). Nocturnal male sex drive in Drosophila. Current Biology 17, 244-251.

Slone, J., Daniels, J. and Amrein. H. (2007). Sugar Receptors in Drosophila. Current Biology 17, 1809-1816.

Wolf, M.J., Amrein, H., Izatt, J.A., Reedy, M. and Rockman, H.A. (2006). Drosophila as a model for the identification of genes causing adult human heart disease. P.N.A.S. 103 (5), 1394-1399.

Amrein, H. and Thorne, N. (2005). Gustatory perception and Behavior of Drosophila melanogaster. Current Biology 15, R673-R684. Review.

Amrein, H. (2004). Pheromone Perception and Behavior in Drosophila melanogasterCurrent Opinion in Neurobiology 14: 435-442.

Larson, M.C., Domingos, A.I., Jones, W.D., Chiappe, M.E., Amrein, H. and Vosshall, L.B. (2004). Or83b encodes an Odorant Receptor Essential for Drosophila Olfaction. Neuron 43: 703-714.

Thorne, N., Chromey, C., Bray, S. and Amrein, H. (2004). Taste Perception and Coding in Drosophila. Current Biology 14:  1065-1079.

Bray, S. and Amrein, H. (2003). A Putative Drosophila Pheromone Receptor Expressed in Male-specific Taste Neurons is Required for Efficient Courtship. Neuron 39: 1019-1029.