Publications

2003

Kiecker & Niehrs (2003) The Role of Wnt Signaling in Vertebrate Head Induction and the Organizer-Gradient Model Dualism. Chapter in "Wnt Signaling in Development ed. M. Kuhl, Landes Bioscience, Georgetown, Texas
Foucher I, Montesinos ML, Volovitch M, Prochiantz A, Trembleau A (2003) Joint regulation of the MAP1B promoter by HNF3beta/Foxa2 and Engrailed is the result of a highly conserved mechanism for direct interaction of homeoproteins and Fox transcription factors. Development 130: 1867-76
Larsen CW, Hirst E, Alexandre C, Vincent JP (2003) Segment boundary formation in Drosophila embryos. Development 130: 5625-35
Take-uchi M, Clarke JD, Wilson SW (2003) Hedgehog signalling maintains the optic stalk-retinal interface through the regulation of Vax gene activity. Development 130: 955-68
Zhang F, Ferretti P, Clarke JD (2003) Recruitment of postmitotic neurons into the regenerating spinal cord of urodeles. Dev Dyn 226: 341-8
Lyons DA, Guy AT, Clarke JD (2003) Monitoring neural progenitor fate through multiple rounds of division in an intact vertebrate brain. Development 130: 3427-36
Concha ML, Russell C, Regan JC, Tawk M, Sidi S, Gilmour DT, Kapsimali M, Sumoy L, Goldstone K, Amaya E, Kimelman D, Nicolson T, Gründer S, Gomperts M, Clarke JD, Wilson SW (2003) Local tissue interactions across the dorsal midline of the forebrain establish CNS laterality. Neuron 39: 423-38
Alferink J, Lieberam I, Reindl W, Behrens A, Weiss S, Hüser N, Gerauer K, Ross R, Reske-Kunz AB, Ahmad-Nejad P, Wagner H, Förster I (2003) Compartmentalized production of CCL17 in vivo: strong inducibility in peripheral dendritic cells contrasts selective absence from the spleen. J Exp Med 197: 585-99
Knight RD, Nair S, Nelson SS, Afshar A, Javidan Y, Geisler R, Rauch GJ, Schilling TF (2003) lockjaw encodes a zebrafish tfap2a required for early neural crest development. Development 130: 5755-68
Silva AC, Filipe M, Kuerner KM, Steinbeisser H, Belo JA (2003) Endogenous Cerberus activity is required for anterior head specification in Xenopus. Development 130: 4943-53
Ch'ng Q, Williams L, Lie YS, Sym M, Whangbo J, Kenyon C (2003) Identification of genes that regulate a left-right asymmetric neuronal migration in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics 164: 1355-67
Grubb MS, Thompson ID (2003) Quantitative characterization of visual response properties in the mouse dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus. J Neurophysiol 90: 3594-607
Bannerman DM, Grubb M, Deacon RM, Yee BK, Feldon J, Rawlins JN (2003) Ventral hippocampal lesions affect anxiety but not spatial learning. Behav Brain Res 139: 197-213
Johansson M, Bocher V, Lehto M, Chinetti G, Kuismanen E, Ehnholm C, Staels B, Olkkonen VM (2003) The two variants of oxysterol binding protein-related protein-1 display different tissue expression patterns, have different intracellular localization, and are functionally distinct. Mol Biol Cell 14: 903-15
Calver AR, Michalovich D, Testa TT, Robbins MJ, Jaillard C, Hill J, Szekeres PG, Charles KJ, Jourdain S, Holbrook JD, Boyfield I, Patel N, Medhurst AD, Pangalos MN (2003) Molecular cloning and characterisation of a novel GABAB-related G-protein coupled receptor. Brain Res Mol Brain Res 110: 305-17
Lobley A, Pierron V, Reynolds L, Allen L, Michalovich D (2003) Identification of human and mouse CatSper3 and CatSper4 genes: characterisation of a common interaction domain and evidence for expression in testis. Reprod Biol Endocrinol 1: 53
Meyer MP, Niell CM, Smith SJ (2003) Brain imaging: how stable are synaptic connections? Curr Biol 13: R180-2
Scholpp S, Lohs C, Brand M (2003) Engrailed and Fgf8 act synergistically to maintain the boundary between diencephalon and mesencephalon. Development 130: 4881-93
Scholpp S, Brand M (2003) Integrity of the midbrain region is required to maintain the diencephalic-mesencephalic boundary in zebrafish no isthmus/pax2.1 mutants. Dev Dyn 228: 313-22
Zhu Y, Khan K, Guthrie S (2003) Signals from the cerebellum guide the pathfinding of inferior olivary axons. Dev Biol 257: 233-48
McLaughlin T, Hindges R, O'Leary DD (2003) Regulation of axial patterning of the retina and its topographic mapping in the brain. Curr Opin Neurobiol 13: 57-69
McLaughlin T, Hindges R, Yates PA, O'Leary DD (2003) Bifunctional action of ephrin-B1 as a repellent and attractant to control bidirectional branch extension in dorsal-ventral retinotopic mapping. Development 130: 2407-18
Akerman CJ, Tolhurst DJ, Morgan JE, Baker GE, Thompson ID (2003) Relay of visual information to the lateral geniculate nucleus and the visual cortex in albino ferrets. J Comp Neurol 461: 217-35
Smyth D, Willmore B, Baker GE, Thompson ID, Tolhurst DJ (2003) The receptive-field organization of simple cells in primary visual cortex of ferrets under natural scene stimulation. J Neurosci 23: 4746-59
Grubb MS, Thompson ID (2003) Quantitative characterization of visual response properties in the mouse dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus. J Neurophysiol 90: 3594-607
Grubb MS, Rossi FM, Changeux JP, Thompson ID (2003) Abnormal functional organization in the dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus of mice lacking the beta 2 subunit of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor. Neuron 40: 1161-72
Burrone J, Murthy VN (2003) Synaptic gain control and homeostasis. Curr Opin Neurobiol 13: 560-7
Chihara T, Kato K, Taniguchi M, Ng J, Hayashi S (2003) Rac promotes epithelial cell rearrangement during tracheal tubulogenesis in Drosophila. Development 130: 1419-28
Granata A, Quaderi NA (2003) The Opitz syndrome gene MID1 is essential for establishing asymmetric gene expression in Hensen's node. Dev Biol 258: 397-405
Walshe J, Mason I (2003) Unique and combinatorial functions of Fgf3 and Fgf8 during zebrafish forebrain development. Development 130: 4337-49
Mason I (2003) Fibroblast growth factors. Curr Biol 13: R346
Walshe J, Mason I (2003) Fgf signalling is required for formation of cartilage in the head. Dev Biol 264: 522-36
Begbie J, Ballivet M, Graham A (2003) Early steps in the production of sensory neurons by the neurogenic placodes. Mol Cell Neurosci 21: 502-11
Graham A (2003) Jaw development: chinless wonders. Curr Biol 12: R810-2
Zamoyska R, Basson A, Filby A, Legname G, Lovatt M, Seddon B (2003) The influence of the src-family kinases, Lck and Fyn, on T cell differentiation, survival and activation. Immunol Rev 191: 107-18
Araújo SJ, Tear G (2003) Axon guidance mechanisms and molecules: lessons from invertebrates. Nat Rev Neurosci 4: 910-22
Nikolic M, Chernoff J (2003) High midsummer for small GTPases. Trends Cell Biol 12: 495-7
Maden M (2003) Positional information: knowing where you are in a limb. Curr Biol 12: R773-5
Guthrie S (2003) Neuronal development: sorting out motor neurons. Curr Biol 12: R488-90
Drescher U (2003) Eph family functions from an evolutionary perspective. Curr Opin Genet Dev 12: 397-402
Tuxworth R, Chia W (2003) Asymmetric cell division: Miranda chauffeured by Jaguar? Mol Cell 11: 288-9
Chia W, Yang X (2003) Asymmetric division of Drosophila neural progenitors. Curr Opin Genet Dev 12: 459-64
Simeone A, Puelles E, Acampora D (2003) The Otx family. Curr Opin Genet Dev 12: 409-15
Brügger B, Graham C, Leibrecht I, Mombelli E, Jen A, Wieland F, Morris R (2003) The membrane domains occupied by glycosylphosphatidylinositol-anchored prion protein and Thy-1 differ in lipid composition. J Biol Chem 279: 7530-6
Molle KD, Chédotal A, Rao Y, Lumsden A, Wizenmann A (2003) Local inhibition guides the trajectory of early longitudinal tracts in the developing chick brain. Mech Dev 121: 143-56
Skaper SD, Facci L, Williams G, Williams EJ, Walsh FS, Doherty P (2003) A dimeric version of the short N-cadherin binding motif HAVDI promotes neuronal cell survival by activating an N-cadherin/fibroblast growth factor receptor signalling cascade. Mol Cell Neurosci 26: 17-23
Shu T, Sundaresan V, McCarthy MM, Richards LJ (2003) Slit2 guides both precrossing and postcrossing callosal axons at the midline in vivo. J Neurosci 23: 8176-84
Halilagic A, Zile MH, Studer M (2003) A novel role for retinoids in patterning the avian forebrain during presomite stages. Development 130: 2039-50
Levantini E, Giorgetti A, Cerisoli F, Traggiai E, Guidi A, Martin R, Acampora D, Aplan PD, Keller G, Simeone A, Iscove NN, Hoang T, Magli MC (2003) Unsuspected role of the brain morphogenetic gene Otx1 in hematopoiesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100: 10299-303
Puelles E, Acampora D, Lacroix E, Signore M, Annino A, Tuorto F, Filosa S, Corte G, Wurst W, Ang SL, Simeone A (2003) Otx dose-dependent integrated control of antero-posterior and dorso-ventral patterning of midbrain. Nat Neurosci 6: 453-60
Brodski C, Weisenhorn DM, Signore M, Sillaber I, Oesterheld M, Broccoli V, Acampora D, Simeone A, Wurst W (2003) Location and size of dopaminergic and serotonergic cell populations are controlled by the position of the midbrain-hindbrain organizer. J Neurosci 23: 4199-207
Sunyach C, Jen A, Deng J, Fitzgerald KT, Frobert Y, Grassi J, McCaffrey MW, Morris R (2003) The mechanism of internalization of glycosylphosphatidylinositol-anchored prion protein. EMBO J 22: 3591-601
Mombelli E, Morris R, Taylor W, Fraternali F (2003) Hydrogen-bonding propensities of sphingomyelin in solution and in a bilayer assembly: a molecular dynamics study. Biophys J 84: 1507-17
Wilson L, Gale E, Maden M (2003) The role of retinoic acid in the morphogenesis of the neural tube. J Anat 203: 357-68
Diez del Corral R, Olivera-Martinez I, Goriely A, Gale E, Maden M, Storey K (2003) Opposing FGF and retinoid pathways control ventral neural pattern, neuronal differentiation, and segmentation during body axis extension. Neuron 40: 65-79
McCaffery PJ, Adams J, Maden M, Rosa-Molinar E (2003) Too much of a good thing: retinoic acid as an endogenous regulator of neural differentiation and exogenous teratogen. Eur J Neurosci 18: 457-72
Maden M, Hind M (2003) Retinoic acid, a regeneration-inducing molecule. Dev Dyn 226: 237-44
Alvares LE, Schubert FR, Thorpe C, Mootoosamy RC, Cheng L, Parkyn G, Lumsden A, Dietrich S (2003) Intrinsic, Hox-dependent cues determine the fate of skeletal muscle precursors. Dev Cell 5: 379-90
Chapman SC, Schubert FR, Schoenwolf GC, Lumsden A (2003) Anterior identity is established in chick epiblast by hypoblast and anterior definitive endoderm. Development 130: 5091-101
Jazwinska A, Ehler E, Hughes SM (2003) Intermediate filament-co-localized molecules with myosin heavy chain epitopes define distinct cellular domains in hair follicles and epidermis. BMC Cell Biol 4: 10
Hampson R, Hughes SM (2003) Acridine mutagenesis of zebrafish (Danio rerio). Mutat Res 525: 1-9
Hernández-Montiel HL, Meléndez-Herrera E, Cepeda-Nieto AC, Mejía-Viggiano C, Larriva-Sahd J, Guthrie S, Varela-Echavarría A (2003) Diffusible signals and fasciculated growth in reticulospinal axon pathfinding in the hindbrain. Dev Biol 255: 99-112
Guidato S, Barrett C, Guthrie S (2003) Patterning of motor neurons by retinoic acid in the chick embryo hindbrain in vitro. Mol Cell Neurosci 23: 81-95
Guidato S, Prin F, Guthrie S (2003) Somatic motoneurone specification in the hindbrain: the influence of somite-derived signals, retinoic acid and Hoxa3. Development 130: 2981-96
Patruno M, McGonnell I, Graham A, Beesley P, Candia Carnevali MD, Thorndyke M (2003) Anbmp2/4 is a new member of the transforming growth factor-beta superfamily isolated from a crinoid and involved in regeneration. Proc R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 270: 1341-7
Owen R, Gordon-Weeks PR (2003) Inhibition of glycogen synthase kinase 3beta in sensory neurons in culture alters filopodia dynamics and microtubule distribution in growth cones. Mol Cell Neurosci 23: 626-37
Marzban H, Khanzada U, Shabir S, Hawkes R, Langnaese K, Smalla KH, Bockers TM, Gundelfinger ED, Gordon-Weeks PR, Beesley PW (2003) Expression of the immunoglobulin superfamily neuroplastin adhesion molecules in adult and developing mouse cerebellum and their localisation to parasagittal stripes. J Comp Neurol 462: 286-301
Dayanandan R, Butler R, Gordon-Weeks PR, Matus A, Kaech S, Lovestone S, Anderton BH, Gallo JM (2003) Dynamic properties of APC-decorated microtubules in living cells. Cell Motil Cytoskeleton 54: 237-47
Gavalas A, Ruhrberg C, Livet J, Henderson CE, Krumlauf R (2003) Neuronal defects in the hindbrain of Hoxa1, Hoxb1 and Hoxb2 mutants reflect regulatory interactions among these Hox genes. Development 130: 5663-79
Bachelder RE, Lipscomb EA, Lin X, Wendt MA, Chadborn NH, Eickholt BJ, Mercurio AM (2003) Competing autocrine pathways involving alternative neuropilin-1 ligands regulate chemotaxis of carcinoma cells. Cancer Res 63: 5230-3
Knöll B, Schmidt H, Andrews W, Guthrie S, Pini A, Sundaresan V, Drescher U (2003) On the topographic targeting of basal vomeronasal axons through Slit-mediated chemorepulsion. Development 130: 5073-82
Weinl C, Drescher U, Lang S, Bonhoeffer F, Löschinger J (2003) On the turning of Xenopus retinal axons induced by ephrin-A5. Development 130: 1635-43
Williams EJ, Walsh FS, Doherty P (2003) The FGF receptor uses the endocannabinoid signaling system to couple to an axonal growth response. J Cell Biol 160: 481-6
Vermeren M, Maro GS, Bron R, McGonnell IM, Charnay P, Topilko P, Cohen J (2003) Integrity of developing spinal motor columns is regulated by neural crest derivatives at motor exit points. Neuron 37: 403-15
Cai Y, Yu F, Lin S, Chia W, Yang X (2003) Apical complex genes control mitotic spindle geometry and relative size of daughter cells in Drosophila neuroblast and pI asymmetric divisions. Cell 112: 51-62
Kaushik R, Yu F, Chia W, Yang X, Bahri S (2003) Subcellular localization of LGN during mitosis: evidence for its cortical localization in mitotic cell culture systems and its requirement for normal cell cycle progression. Mol Biol Cell 14: 3144-55
Yu F, Cai Y, Kaushik R, Yang X, Chia W (2003) Distinct roles of Galphai and Gbeta13F subunits of the heterotrimeric G protein complex in the mediation of Drosophila neuroblast asymmetric divisions. J Cell Biol 162: 623-33
Yu F, Morin X, Kaushik R, Bahri S, Yang X, Chia W (2003) A mouse homologue of Drosophila pins can asymmetrically localize and substitute for pins function in Drosophila neuroblasts. J Cell Sci 116: 887-96
Levine AJ, Munoz-Sanjuan I, Bell E, North AJ, Brivanlou AH (2003) Fluorescent labeling of endothelial cells allows in vivo, continuous characterization of the vascular development of Xenopus laevis. Dev Biol 254: 50-67