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RNA Localization in the Vertebrate Oocyte: Establishment of Oocyte Polarity and Localized mRNA Assemblages.

Results Probl Cell Differ 2017;63:189-208

Department of Biology, The University of Iowa, 257 BB, Iowa City, IA, 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60855-6_9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6538070PMC
June 2019

Culture and Host Transfer of Xenopus Oocytes for Maternal mRNA Depletion and Genome Editing Experiments.

Methods Mol Biol 2019 ;1920:1-16

Department of Biology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-9009-2_1DOI Listing
June 2019

A single KH domain in Bicaudal-C links mRNA binding and translational repression functions to maternal development.

Development 2019 May 15;146(10). Epub 2019 May 15.

Department of Biomolecular Chemistry, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.172486DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6550016PMC
May 2019

Transplantation of Ears Provides Insights into Inner Ear Afferent Pathfinding Properties.

Dev Neurobiol 2018 11 15;78(11):1064-1080. Epub 2018 Sep 15.

Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dneu.22629DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6552669PMC
November 2018

Oocyte Host-Transfer and Maternal mRNA Depletion Experiments in .

Cold Spring Harb Protoc 2018 10 1;2018(10). Epub 2018 Oct 1.

Department of Biology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1324

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/pdb.prot096982DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6538067PMC
October 2018

Role of maternal Xenopus syntabulin in germ plasm aggregation and primordial germ cell specification.

Dev Biol 2017 12 14;432(2):237-247. Epub 2017 Oct 14.

The University of Iowa, Department of Biology, 257 BB, Iowa City, IA 52242-1324, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2017.10.006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5714693PMC
December 2017

Vertebrate Axial Patterning: From Egg to Asymmetry.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2017 ;953:209-306

Department of Biology, The University of Iowa, 257 BB, Iowa City, IA, 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46095-6_6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6550305PMC
July 2017

Genome evolution in the allotetraploid frog Xenopus laevis.

Nature 2016 10;538(7625):336-343

University of California, Berkeley, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology and Center for Integrative Genomics, Life Sciences Addition #3200, Berkeley, California 94720-3200, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature19840DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5313049PMC
October 2016

The γ-Protocadherin-C3 isoform inhibits canonical Wnt signalling by binding to and stabilizing Axin1 at the membrane.

Sci Rep 2016 08 17;6:31665. Epub 2016 Aug 17.

Department of Biology, The University of Iowa, 143 Biology Building, Iowa City, 52242, IA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep31665DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4987702PMC
August 2016

A gradient of maternal Bicaudal-C controls vertebrate embryogenesis via translational repression of mRNAs encoding cell fate regulators.

Development 2016 Mar 25;143(5):864-71. Epub 2016 Jan 25.

Department of Biomolecular Chemistry, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.131359DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4813341PMC
March 2016

Ear manipulations reveal a critical period for survival and dendritic development at the single-cell level in Mauthner neurons.

Dev Neurobiol 2015 Dec 20;75(12):1339-51. Epub 2015 Mar 20.

Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 52242.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dneu.22287DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5010663PMC
December 2015

The dynamics of plus end polarization and microtubule assembly during Xenopus cortical rotation.

Dev Biol 2015 May 7;401(2):249-63. Epub 2015 Mar 7.

The University of Iowa, Department of Biology, 257 BB, Iowa City, IA 52242-1324, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2015.01.028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4424176PMC
May 2015

Sensory afferent segregation in three-eared frogs resemble the dominance columns observed in three-eyed frogs.

Sci Rep 2015 Feb 9;5:8338. Epub 2015 Feb 9.

Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep08338DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4648447PMC
February 2015

Regulation of cell polarity and RNA localization in vertebrate oocytes.

Int Rev Cell Mol Biol 2013 ;306:127-85

Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-407694-5.00004-3DOI Listing
October 2014

Cortical rotation and messenger RNA localization in Xenopus axis formation.

Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol 2012 May-Jun;1(3):371-88. Epub 2012 Jan 19.

Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/wdev.29DOI Listing
April 2014

Regulation of neurogenesis by Fgf8a requires Cdc42 signaling and a novel Cdc42 effector protein.

Dev Biol 2013 Oct 29;382(2):385-99. Epub 2013 Aug 29.

Department of Biology and Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2013.08.020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3846544PMC
October 2013

Maternal Dead-End1 is required for vegetal cortical microtubule assembly during Xenopus axis specification.

Development 2013 Jun 24;140(11):2334-44. Epub 2013 Apr 24.

Department of Comparative Biosciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2001 South Lincoln Avenue, 3411 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building, Urbana, IL 61802, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.094748DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3653556PMC
June 2013

Differential role of Axin RGS domain function in Wnt signaling during anteroposterior patterning and maternal axis formation.

PLoS One 2012 5;7(9):e44096. Epub 2012 Sep 5.

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics, Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0044096PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3434218PMC
February 2013

Use of fully modified 2'-O-methyl antisense oligos for loss-of-function studies in vertebrate embryos.

Genesis 2011 Mar;49(3):117-23

Department of Biology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1324, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvg.20689DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3121920PMC
March 2011

Fertilization of Xenopus oocytes using the host transfer method.

J Vis Exp 2010 Nov 2(45). Epub 2010 Nov 2.

Department of Biology, University of Iowa, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/1864DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3048584PMC
November 2010

Identification of germ plasm-associated transcripts by microarray analysis of Xenopus vegetal cortex RNA.

Dev Dyn 2010 Jun;239(6):1838-48

The University of Iowa, Department of Biology, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1324, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.22304DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3065113PMC
June 2010

The use of antisense oligonucleotides in Xenopus oocytes.

Methods 2010 May 5;51(1):75-81. Epub 2010 Jan 5.

The University of Iowa, Department of Biology, 257 BB, Iowa City, IA 52242-1324, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ymeth.2009.12.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2868083PMC
May 2010

Vegetally localized Xenopus trim36 regulates cortical rotation and dorsal axis formation.

Development 2009 Sep 12;136(18):3057-65. Epub 2009 Aug 12.

The University of Iowa, Department of Biology, 257 BB, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.036855DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2730363PMC
September 2009

Image analysis of calcium release dynamics.

Methods Mol Biol 2008 ;468:145-56

Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59745-249-6_11DOI Listing
January 2009

Maternal Tgif1 regulates nodal gene expression in Xenopus.

Dev Dyn 2008 Oct;237(10):2862-73

University of Iowa, Department of Biology, Iowa City, Iowa 52246-1324, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.21707DOI Listing
October 2008

Calcium fluxes in dorsal forerunner cells antagonize beta-catenin and alter left-right patterning.

Development 2008 Jan 28;135(1):75-84. Epub 2007 Nov 28.

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.004713DOI Listing
January 2008

Maternal Xenopus Zic2 negatively regulates Nodal-related gene expression during anteroposterior patterning.

Development 2005 Nov 5;132(21):4845-55. Epub 2005 Oct 5.

The University of Iowa, Department of Biological Sciences, 257 BB, Iowa City, IA 52246-1324, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.02066DOI Listing
November 2005

The Xenopus LIM-homeodomain protein Xlim5 regulates the differential adhesion properties of early ectoderm cells.

Development 2003 Jun;130(12):2695-704

Division of Developmental Biology MLC 7007, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.00509DOI Listing
June 2003

A novel role for a nodal-related protein; Xnr3 regulates convergent extension movements via the FGF receptor.

Development 2003 May;130(10):2199-212

Division of Developmental Biology, Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229-3039, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.00434DOI Listing
May 2003

Repression of organizer genes in dorsal and ventral Xenopus cells mediated by maternal XTcf3.

Development 2002 Sep;129(17):4015-25

Division of Developmental Biology, Children's Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039, USA.

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September 2002

pygopus Encodes a nuclear protein essential for wingless/Wnt signaling.

Development 2002 Sep;129(17):4089-101

Division of Developmental Biology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229, USA.

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September 2002

Cloning and expression of Xenopus Lrp5 and Lrp6 genes.

Mech Dev 2002 Sep;117(1-2):337-42

Division of Developmental Biology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0925-4773(02)00205-8DOI Listing
September 2002