University of Dundee

Cell and Developmental Biology Publications 2008

Yue,Q., Wagstaff , L., Yang,X., Weijer C.J., and Münsterberg, A. (2008) Wnt3a mediated chemorepulsion controls movement patterns of cardiac progenitors and requires RhoA function. Development 135, 1029-37

Sweetman, D., Wagstaff, L., Cooper, O., Weijer, C., and Münsterberg A. (2008) The migration of paraxial and lateral plate mesoderm cells emerging from the late primitive streak is controlled by different Wnt signals. BMC Dev Biol 8, 63-78

Yang, X., Chrisholm, H., and Weijer, C.J. (2008) PDGF signalling controls migration of mesoderm cells during chick gastrulation by regulating N-cadherin expression. Development. In press.

Wang, J., Rivero, F., Weijer, G., Dormann, D., and Weijer, C.J. (2008) Dock180 Gefs control phagocytosis,pinocytosis, adhesion and cell motility in Dictyostelium. J Cell Sci. In press.

Chuai, M., and Weijer, C.J. (2008) Mechanisms underlying the formation of the primitive streak. Current Top. Dev Biol 81, 135-156

Weijer, C.J. (2008) The cellular basis of Dictyostelium morphogenesis. In “System Biology: the Challenge of Complexity”. ed S. Nakanishi. Springer In press.

Appleton, P.L., Quyn, A.J., Swift, S., and Näthke, I. (2008) Preparation of Wholemount mouse intestine for high respolution three-dimensional imaging using 2-photon microscopy. J. Microscopy in press.

Li, Z., Kroboth, K., Newton, I.P., and Näthke, I. (2008) Novel self-association of the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) molecule affects APC clusters and cell migration. J. Cell Science 121: 1916-1925.

Näthke, I., and McCartney, B. (2008) APC proteins. Landes Bioscience.

McCartney, B.M., and Näthke, I.S. (2008) Cell regulation by the Apc protein; Apc as master regulator of epithelia. Curr.Opin, Cell Biol 20: 186-193.

Araki, T., Langenick, J., Gamper, M., Firtel, R.A., and Williams, J.G. (2008) Evidence that DIF-1 and hyper-osmotic stress activate a Dictyostelium STAT by inhibiting a specific protein tyrosine phosphatase. Development 135, 1347-1353.

Langenick, A., Yamada, Y., and Williams, J.G. (2008) A Dictyostelium homologue of the metazoan Cbl proteins regulates STAT signalling. J Cell Sci in press.

Yamada, Y., Wang, H.Y., Fukuzawa, M., Barton, G.J., and Williams, J.G. (2008) A new family of transcription factors that provide insights into the evolution of STATs Ms. Development In Press

Gaudet, P., Fey, P., Williams, J.G. and Chisholm, R.L. (2008) An anatomy ontology for Dictyostelium. BMC genomics 9, 130.

Maroto, M., Iimura, T., Dale, J.K., and Bessho, Y. (2008) bHLH proteins and their role in somitogenesis. In “Somitogenesis”. Landes Bioscience/Springer 124-139.

Palmerim, I., Rodrigues, S., Dale, J.K., and Maroto, M. (2008) Development on time. In “Cellular Oscilatory Mechanisms”. Austin/New York. Landes Bioscience/Springer pp 62-68.

Kawabe, Y., Morio, T., Tanaka, Y., and Schaap, P. (2008) Activated cAMP receptors turn encystation into sporulation. Proc Nat Acad Sci USA under review.

Ritchie, A.V., Van Es, S., Fouquet, C., and Schaap, P. (2008) From drought sensing to developmental control: evolution of cyclic AMP signaling in social amoebas. Mol. Biol. Evol 25, 1-10.

Schaap, P. (2008) Evolution of signalling and morphogenesis in the dictyostelids. In: The Mycota Vol. XIV: Evolution of Fungi and Fungal-like Organisms. Eds. J. Wöstemeyer and W. Martin, in press

Scott, C., and Schaap, P. (2008) The Dictyostelids. In: Encyclopedia of Microbiology, Third Edition, in press.

van Impel, A.W., Schumacher, S., and Müller, A.J. (2008) Regulation of the RacGTPase pathway by the multi-functional Rho GEF Pebble is essential for mesoderm migration in the Drosophila gastrula. Development submitted 12.06.2008; review received 17.07.2008; decision: major revision. Revised manuscript under preparation.

Müller, H.A.J. (2008) Immunolabelling of Embryos. In: Methods in Molecular Biology, Volume: 420. Drosophila: Methods and Protocols; ed. Christian Dahmann, 
Humana Press Inc., U.S.A.

Ekerot, M., Stavridis, M.P., Delavaine, L., Mitchell, M.P., Staples, C., Owens, D.M., Keenan, I.D., Dickinson, R.J., Storey, K.G., and Keyse, S.M. (2008) Negative-feedback regulation of FGF signalling by DUSP6/MKP-3 is driven by ERK1/2 and mediated by Ets factor binding to a conserved site within the DUSP6/MKP-3 gene promoter. Biochem J 2, 287-98.

Finlan, L.E., Sproul, D., Thomson, I., Boyle, S., Kerr, E., Perry, P., Ylstra, B., Chubb, J.R., and Bickmore, W.A. (2008)
Recruitment to the nuclear periphery can alter expression of genes in human cells. PLoS Genet.

Muramoto, T., and Chubb, J.R. (2008) Live imaging of the Dictyostelium cell cycle reveals widespread S phase during development, a G2 bias in spore differentiation and a premitotic checkpoint. Development.135:1647-57.

Levsky, J.M., Shenoy, S.M., Chubb, J.R., Hall, C.B., Capodieci, P., and Singer, R.H. (2008) The spatial order of transcription in mammalian cells. J Cell Biochem 102:609-17.