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Delbare, S.Y.N.*, Ahmed-Braimah, Y. H.*, Wolfner, M.F., Clark A. G., (2020) "Interactions between the microbiome and mating influence the female’s transcriptional profile in Drosophila melanogaster". Sci Rep 10: 18168.

      (* equal contribution)

Ahmed-Braimah Y. H., Wolfner M. F., Clark A. G., (2020) "Differences in post-mating transcriptional responses between conspecific and heterospecific matings in Drosophila". Mol Biol Evol. 2020 Oct 9;. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msaa264. [Epub ahead of print].

Camargo C, Ahmed-Braimah Y. H., Amaro I. A., Harrington L. C., Wolfner M. F., Avila F. W., (2020). "Mating and blood-feeding induce transcriptome changes in the spermathecae of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti". Sci Rep. 10:14899.

Stewart N. B., Ahmed-Braimah Y. H., Cerne D. G., McAllister B. F., (2019) "Female Meiotic Drive Preferentially Segregates Derived Metacentric Chromosomes in Drosophila". bioRxiv 638684; doi:

Zhang Z., Ahmed-Braimah Y. H., Goldberg M. L., Wolfner M. F., (2019) "Calcineurin-dependent Protein Phosphorylation Changes During Egg Activation in Drosophila melanogaster". Mol Cell Proteomics 18: S145–S158.

Degner E. C.*, Ahmed-Braimah Y. H.*, Borziak K., Wolfner M. F., Harrington L. C., Dorus S., (2019) "Proteins, Transcripts, and Genetic Architecture of Seminal Fluid and Sperm in the Mosquito Aedes aegypti". Mol Cell Proteomics 18: S6–S22.

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Ahmed-Braimah, Y. H., R. L. Unckless, and A. G. Clark, (2017) “Evolutionary Dynamics of Male Reproductive Genes in the Drosophila virilis Subgroup” G3 (Bethesda, Md.), vol. 7, pp. 3145–3155. 


​Ahmed-Braimah, Y. H., (2016) “Multiple Genes Cause Postmating Prezygotic Reproductive Isolation in the Drosophila virilis Group” G3 (Bethesda, Md.), vol. 6, pp. 4067–4076.

​C. Alfonso-Parra*, Ahmed-Braimah*, Y. H., E. C. Degner, F. W. Avila, S. M. Villarreal, J. A. Pleiss, M. F. Wolfner, and L. C. Harrington, (2016) “Mating-Induced Transcriptome Changes in the Reproductive Tract of Female Aedes aegypti” PLoS neglected tropical diseases, vol. 10, p. e0004451.

    (* equal contribution)

Ahmed-Braimah, Y. H. and A. L. Sweigart, (2015) “A Single Gene Causes an Interspecific Difference in Pigmentation in Drosophila,” Genetics, vol. 200, pp. 331–U620.

Ahmed-Braimah, Y. H. and B. F. McAllister, (2012) “Rapid Evolution of Assortative Fertilization between Recently Allopatric Species of Drosophila” International Journal of Evolutionary Biology, vol. 2012, pp. 1–9.

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