Li D., Taylor D.H, van Wolfswinkel J.C. (2021) PIWI-mediated control of tissue-specific transposons is essential for somatic cell differentiation. in press.


Carmell M.A., Dokshin G.A., Skaletsky H., Hu Y.C., van Wolfswinkel J.C., Igarashi K.J., Bellott D.W., Nefedov M., Reddien P.W., Enders G.C., Uversky V.N., Mello C.C., Page D.C. (2016) A widely employed germ cell marker is an ancient disordered protein with reproductive functions in diverse eukaryotes. eLife


van Wolfswinkel, J.C. (2014) Piwi and potency: PIWI proteins in animal stem cells and regeneration. Integrative and Comparative Biology 54, 700-713

van Wolfswinkel, J.C.*, Wagner, D.E.*, Reddien, P.W. (2014) Single cell analysis reveals functionally distinct classes within the planarian stem cell compartment. Cell Stem Cell 15, 326-339

Srivastava, M., Mazza, K., van Wolfswinkel, J.C., Reddien, P.W. (2014) Whole-body acoel regeneration is controlled by Wnt and Bmp-Admp signaling. Current Biology 24, 1107-1113

Phillips C.M., Montgomery B.E., Breen P.C., Roovers E.F., Rim Y.S., Ohsumi T.K., Newman M.A., van Wolfswinkel J.C., Ketting R.F., Ruvkun G., Montgomery T.A. (2014) MUT-14 and SMUT-1 DEAD box RNA helicases have overlapping roles in germline RNAi and endogenous siRNA formation. Current Biology 24, 839-844


Kamminga L.M.*, van Wolfswinkel J.C.*, Luteijn M.J.*, Kaaij L.J.T., Bagijn M.P., Sapetschnig A., Miska E.A., Berezikov E., Ketting R.F. (2012) Differential impact of the Hen1 homolog HENN-1 on 21U and 26G RNAs in the germline of Caenorhabditis elegans. PLoS Genetics 8


van Wolfswinkel, J.C., Ketting, R.F. (2010) The role of small non-coding RNAs in genome stability and chromatin organization. Journal of Cell Science 123, 1825-1839


van Wolfswinkel, J.C., Claycomb, J.M., Batista, P.J., Mello, C.C., Berezikov, E., and Ketting, R.F. (2009). CDE‑1 affects chromosome segregation through uridylation of CSR‑1-bound siRNAs. Cell 139, 135-148.

Claycomb, J.M., Batista, P.J., Pang, K.M., Gu, W., Vasale, J.J., van Wolfswinkel, J.C., Chaves, D.A., Shirayama, M., Mitani, S., Ketting, R.F., Conte, D Jr, Mello, C.C. (2009). The Argonaute CSR‑1 and its 22G-RNA cofactors are required for holocentric chromosome segregation. Cell 139, 123-134.


Robert, V.J., Sijen, T., van Wolfswinkel, J., and Plasterk, R.H. (2005). Chromatin and RNAi factors protect the C. elegans germline against repetitive sequences. Genes and Development 19, 782-787.