Recent Publications

Rawls, J.F., Mellgren, E.M., and Johnson, S.L. (2001). How the zebrafish gets its stripes.  Dev. Biol. in press. ( IDEAL )

Parichy, D.M., and Johnson, S.L. (2001). Zebrafish hybrids suggest genetic mechanisms for pigment pattern diversification in Danio. Dev. Genes Evol. 211(7), 319-328. ( PubMed )

Rawls, J.F., and Johnson, S.L. (2001). Requirements for the kit receptor tyrosine kinase during regeneration of zebrafish fin melanocytes. Development 128(11), 1943-1949. ( PubMed )

Parichy, D.M., Mellgren, E.M., Rawls, J.F., Lopes, S.S., Kelsh, R.N., and Johnson S.L. (2000). Mutational analysis of Endothelin Receptor b1 ( rose) during neural crest and pigment pattern development in the zebrafish Danio rerio. Dev. Biol. 227 (2), 294-306.  ( PubMed )  

Barbazuk, W.B., Korf, I., Kadavi, C., Heyen, J., Tate, S., Wun, E., Bedell, J.A., McPherson, J.D., and Johnson, S.L. (2000). The sytenic relationship of the zebrafish and human genomes.  Genome Res. 10(9), 1351-1358.( PubMed )  
Rawls, J.F., and Johnson, S.L. (2000). Zebrafish kit mutation reveals primary and secondary regulation of melanocyte development during fin stripe regeneration. Development 127(17), 3715-3724.  ( PubMed )  

Parichy, D.M., Ransom, D.G., Paw, B., Zon, L.I., and Johnson, S.L. (2000). An orthologue of the kit-related gene fms is required for development of neural crest-derived xanthophores and a subpopulation of adult melanocytes in the zebrafish, Danio rerio.  Development 127(14), 3031-3044.  ( PubMed )  

Iovine, M.K., and Johnson, S.L. (2000). Genetic analysis of isometric growth control mechanisms in the zebrafish caudal fin.  Genetics 155(3), 1321-1329. ( PubMed )  

Parichy, D.M., Rawls, J.F., Pratt, S.J., Whitfield, T.T., and Johnson, S.L. (1999). Zebrafish sparse corresponds to an orthologue of c-kit and is required for the morphogenesis of a subpopulation of melanocytes, but is not essential for hematopoeisis or primordial germ cell development . Development 126(15), 3425-3436. ( PubMed )  

Nechiporuk, A., Finney, J.E., Keating, M.T., and Johnson, S.L. (1999). Assessment of polymorphism in zebrafish mapping strains. Genome Res. 9(12), 1231-1238. ( PubMed )

Hukriede, N.A., Joly, L., Tsang, M., Miles, J,, Tellis, P., Epstein, J.A., Barbazuk, W.B., Li, F.N., Paw, B., Postlethwait, J.H., Hudson, T.J., Zon, L.I., McPherson, J.D., Chevrette, M., Dawid, I.B., Johnson, S.L., and Ekker, M. (1999). Radiation hybrid mapping of the zebrafish genome.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 96(17), 9745-9750.  ( PubMed )  

Johnson, S.L. and Bennett, P.J. (1999). Growth control in the ontogenetic and regenerating zebrafish fin.  Methods Cell Biol. 59 , 301-311. ( PubMed )  

Johnson, S.L. and Zon, L. (1999). Genetic backgrounds and some standard stocks and strains used in zebrafish developmental biology and genetics. Methods Cell Biol. 60, 357-359. ( PubMed )  

Postlethwait, J.J., Y.L. Yan, M.A. Gates, S. Horne, A. Amores, A. Brownlie, A. Donovan, E.S. Egan, A. Force, Z. Gong, C. Goutel, A. Fritz, R. Kelsh, E. Knapik, E. Liao, B. Paw, D. Ransom, A. Singer, M. Thomson, T.S. Abudljabbar, P. Yelick, D. Beier, J.-S. Joly, D. Larhammar, F. Rosa, M. Westerfield, L.I. Zo, S.L. Johnson, and Talbot, W.S. (1998). Vertebrate genome evolution and the zebrafish gene map. Nature Genetics 18, 345-349. ( PubMed )  

Johnson, S.L., Gates, M.A., et al. (1996). Centromere-linkage analysis and the consolidation of the zebrafish genetic map. Genetics 142 , 1277-1288. ( PubMed )  

Johnson, S.L., Africa, D., Walker, C., and Weston, J.A. (1995). Genetic control of adult pigment stripe development in zebrafish. Dev. Biol. 167, 27-33. ( PubMed )  

Johnson, S.L. and Weston, J.A. (1995). Temperature-sensitive mutations that cause stage specific defects in zebrafish fin regeneration. Genetics 141, 1588-1595. ( PubMed )

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