Publications

2003

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
Bell E, Muñoz-Sanjuán I, Altmann CR, Vonica A, Brivanlou AH (2003) Cell fate specification and competence by Coco, a maternal BMP, TGFbeta and Wnt inhibitor. Development 130: 1381-9
Hivert B, Liu Z, Chuang CY, Doherty P, Sundaresan V (2003) Robo1 and Robo2 are homophilic binding molecules that promote axonal growth. Mol Cell Neurosci 21: 534-45
Cipelletti B, Avanzini G, Vitellaro-Zuccarello L, Franceschetti S, Sancini G, Lavazza T, Acampora D, Simeone A, Spreafico R, Frassoni C (2003) Morphological organization of somatosensory cortex in Otx1(-/-) mice. Neuroscience 115: 657-67
Banerjee M, Worth D, Prowse DM, Nikolic M (2003) Pak1 phosphorylation on t212 affects microtubules in cells undergoing mitosis. Curr Biol 12: 1233-9
Walshe J, Maroon H, McGonnell IM, Dickson C, Mason I (2003) Establishment of hindbrain segmental identity requires signaling by FGF3 and FGF8. Curr Biol 12: 1117-23
Irving C, Malhas A, Guthrie S, Mason I (2003) Establishing the trochlear motor axon trajectory: role of the isthmic organiser and Fgf8. Development 129: 5389-98
Corcoran J, So PL, Maden M (2003) Absence of retinoids can induce motoneuron disease in the adult rat and a retinoid defect is present in motoneuron disease patients. J Cell Sci 115: 4735-41
Sanders TA, Lumsden A, Ragsdale CW (2003) Arcuate plan of chick midbrain development. J Neurosci 22: 10742-50
Schubert FR, Mootoosamy RC, Walters EH, Graham A, Tumiotto L, Münsterberg AE, Lumsden A, Dietrich S (2003) Wnt6 marks sites of epithelial transformations in the chick embryo. Mech Dev 114: 143-8
Zhu Y, Guthrie S (2003) Expression of the ETS transcription factor ER81 in the developing chick and mouse hindbrain. Dev Dyn 225: 365-8
Rath P, Lin S, Udolph G, Cai Y, Yang X, Chia W (2003) Inscuteable-independent apicobasally oriented asymmetric divisions in the Drosophila embryonic CNS. EMBO Rep 3: 660-5
Harden N, Ricos M, Yee K, Sanny J, Langmann C, Yu H, Chia W, Lim L (2003) Drac1 and Crumbs participate in amnioserosa morphogenesis during dorsal closure in Drosophila. J Cell Sci 115: 2119-29
Muñoz-Sanjuán I, Bell E, Altmann CR, Vonica A, Brivanlou AH (2003) Gene profiling during neural induction in Xenopus laevis: regulation of BMP signaling by post-transcriptional mechanisms and TAB3, a novel TAK1-binding protein. Development 129: 5529-40

2002

Chambers D, Young DA, Howard C, Thomas JT, Boam DS, Grant ME, Wallis GA, Boot-Handford RP (2002) An enhancer complex confers both high-level and cell-specific expression of the human type X collagen gene. FEBS Lett 531: 505-8
Chambers D, McGonnell IM (2002) Neural crest: facing the facts of head development. Trends Genet 18: 381-4
Chambers D (2002) Chick gene frenzy. Trends Genet 18: 238-9
Zhang F, Clarke JD, Santos-Ruiz L, Ferretti P (2002) Differential regulation of fibroblast growth factor receptors in the regenerating amphibian spinal cord in vivo. Neuroscience 114: 837-48
Wichterle H, Lieberam I, Porter JA, Jessell TM (2002) Directed differentiation of embryonic stem cells into motor neurons. Cell 110: 385-97
Lowe AS, Williams SC, Symms MR, Stolerman IP, Shoaib M (2002) Functional magnetic resonance neuroimaging of drug dependence: naloxone-precipitated morphine withdrawal. Neuroimage 17: 902-10
Stienstra C, Van Diepen M, Ten Dam M, Joëls M (2002) Reduced field response to perforant path stimulation after adrenalectomy: effect of nimodipine treatment. Synapse 44: 1-7
Michalovich D, Overington J, Fagan R (2002) Protein sequence analysis in silico: application of structure-based bioinformatics to genomic initiatives. Curr Opin Pharmacol 2: 574-80
Picker A, Scholpp S, Böhli H, Takeda H, Brand M (2002) A novel positive transcriptional feedback loop in midbrain-hindbrain boundary development is revealed through analysis of the zebrafish pax2.1 promoter in transgenic lines. Development 129: 3227-39
Gogoi RN, Schubert FR, Martinez-Barbera JP, Acampora D, Simeone A, Lumsden A (2002) The paired-type homeobox gene Dmbx1 marks the midbrain and pretectum. Mech Dev 114: 213-7
Mui SH, Hindges R, O'Leary DD, Lemke G, Bertuzzi S (2002) The homeodomain protein Vax2 patterns the dorsoventral and nasotemporal axes of the eye. Development 129: 797-804
Hindges R, McLaughlin T, Genoud N, Henkemeyer M, O'Leary DD (2002) EphB forward signaling controls directional branch extension and arborization required for dorsal-ventral retinotopic mapping. Neuron 35: 475-87
Akerman CJ, Smyth D, Thompson ID (2002) Visual experience before eye-opening and the development of the retinogeniculate pathway. Neuron 36: 869-79
Burrone J, Neves G, Gomis A, Cooke A, Lagnado L (2002) Endogenous calcium buffers regulate fast exocytosis in the synaptic terminal of retinal bipolar cells. Neuron 33: 101-12
Burrone J, O'Byrne M, Murthy VN (2002) Multiple forms of synaptic plasticity triggered by selective suppression of activity in individual neurons. Nature 420: 414-8
Williams DW, Shepherd D (2002) Persistent larval sensory neurones are required for the normal development of the adult sensory afferent projections in Drosophila. Development 129: 617-24
Quinlan R, Gale E, Maden M, Graham A (2002) Deficits in the posterior pharyngeal endoderm in the absence of retinoids. Dev Dyn 225: 54-60
Graham A, and Mason I (2002) Anteroposterior regionalisation of the vertebrate nervous system. In “Frontiers of Molecular Biology: Patterning the Vertebrate Embryo” Ed. C. Tickle. OUP, Oxford, UK. : 114-131
Mason I (2002) Staining Skeletons of Whole Animals. In “Microscopy and Histology for Molecular Biologists”. Eds. J.Kiernan and I.Mason, Portland Press, London, UK.
Mason I (2002) Detection of Cell Division and Cell Death. In “Microscopy and Histology for Molecular Biologists”. Eds. J.Kiernan and I.Mason, Portland Press, London, UK.
Gait M, and Mason I (2002) In Situ Hybridisation to RNA in Tissue Sections. In “Microscopy and Histology for Molecular Biologists”. Eds. J.Kiernan and I.Mason, Portland Press, London, UK.
Irving C, and Mason I (2002) In situ hybridisation and sectioning of whole embryos and tissues. In “Microscopy and Histology for Molecular Biologists”. Eds. J.Kiernan and I.Mason, Portland Press, London, UK.
Mason I (2002) Methods of Light Photomicroscopy. In “Microscopy and Histology for Molecular Biologists”. Eds. J.Kiernan and I.Mason, Portland Press, London, UK..
Formstone CJ, Little PF (2002) The flamingo-related mouse Celsr family (Celsr1-3) genes exhibit distinct patterns of expression during embryonic development. Mech Dev 109: 91-4
Begbie J, Graham A (2002) Integration between the epibranchial placodes and the hindbrain. Science 294: 595-8
Hunter E, Begbie J, Mason I, Graham A (2002) Early development of the mesencephalic trigeminal nucleus. Dev Dyn 222: 484-93