Recent publications

arising from Anatomical Society sponsored research

Society sponsored post-graduate students, undergraduate vacation students and principal investigators marked in bold italic, italic and bold.

Panzica DA, Findlay AS, van Ladesteijn R, Collinson JM (2019) The core planar cell polarity gene, Vangl2, maintains apical-basal organisation of the corneal epithelium. Journal of Anatomy, 234, 106-119. DOI: 10.1111/joa.1267.

Sahrunizam K, Oddy C, Basson AM (2018) Autism-linked CHD gene expression patterns during development predict multi-organ diseased phenotypes. Journal of Anatomy 233, 755-769.
DOI: 10.1111/joa.12889

Ruane PT, Koeck R, Berneau SC, Kimber SJ, Westwood M, Brison DR, Aplin JD (2018) Osmotic stress induces JNK-dependent embryo invasion in a model of implantation. Reproduction 156, 421-428. 
DOI: 10.1530/REP-18-0154 

Jevans B, McCann CJ, Thapar N, Burns AJ (2018) Transplanted enteric neural stem cells integrate with the developing chick spinal cord: implications for spinal cord repair. Journal of Anatomy, 233, 592-606. DOI: 10.1111/joa.12880.

Kumar A, Davies TG, Itasaki N (2018) Developmental abnormalities of otic capsule and inner ear following application of prolyl-hydroxylase inhibitors in chick embryos. Birth Defects Research, 110, 1194-1204. DOI: 10.1002/bdr2.1375.

Miller SR, Benito C, Mirsky R, Jessen KR, Baker CVH (2018) Neural crest Notch/Rbpj signalling regulates olfactory gliogenesis and neuronal maturation. Genesis. 56 e23215 PMCID PMC6099236

Clowry GJ, Alzu’bi A, Harkin LF, Sarma S, Kerwin J, Lindsay SJ (2018) Charting the protomap of the human telencephalon. Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology. 76, 3-14.
DOI: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2017.08.033 

Collinson, JM, Lindstrom, NO, Neves C, Wallace K, Meharg C, Charles RH, Ross ZK, Fraser AM, Mbogo I, Oras K, Nakamoto M, Barker S, Duce S, Miedzybrodzka Z, Vargesson N. 2018. The developmental and genetic basis of ‘clubfoot’ in the peroneal muscular atrophy mouse. Development 145: UNSP dev160093  DOI: 10.1242/dev.160093. PUBMED 29439133.

Connolly SA, Gillingwater TH, Chandler C, Grant AW, Greig J, Meskell M, Ross MT, Smith CF, Wood AF, Finn GM (2018) The Anatomical Society’s core syllabus for undergraduate nursing. Journal of Anatomy,  232, 721-728. DOI: 10.1111/joa.12782 

Whittaker DE, Kasah S, Donovan APA, Ellegood J, Riegman KLH, Volk, HA, McGonnell I,  Lerch JP,   Basson MA (2017) Distinct cerebellar foliation anomalies in a CHD7 haploinsufficient mouse model of CHARGE syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics (part c-seminars in medical genetics) 175, 465-477. DOI 10.1002/ajmg.c.31595

Espinosa-MeDOIna I,  Jevans B,  Boismoreau F, Chettouh Z, Enomoto H, Muller T, Birchmeier C, Burns A, Brunet JF (2017) Dual origin of enteric neurons in vagal Schwann cell precursors and the sympathetic neural crest. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 114, 11980-11985. 
DOI 10.1073/pnas.1710308114. PUBMED 29078343.

Donovan AP,  Yu T, Ellegood J,  Riegman KLH, de Geus C, van Ravenswaaij-Arts C, Fernandes C, Lerch JP, Basson MA (2017) Cerebellar vermis and midbrain hypoplasia upon conditional deletion of chd7 from the embryonic mid-hindbrain region. Frontiers in Neuroanatomy 11, 86.
DOI 10.3389/fnana.2017.00086. PUBMED 29046629.

Alzu'bi A, Lindsay SJ, Harkin LF, McIntyre J, Lisgo SN, Clowry GJ (2017) The transcription factors COUP-TFI and COUP-TFII have distinct roles in arealisation and GABAergic interneuron specification in the early human fetal telencephalon. Cerebral Cortex 27, 4971-4978.
DOI 10.1093/cercor/bhx185. PUBMED 28922831.

Javaheri B, Poulet B, Aljazzar A, de Souza R, Piles M, Hopkinson M, Shervill E, Pollard AS, Chan B, Chang Y-M, Orriss IR, Lee PD, Pitsillides AA. (2017) Stable sulforaphane protects against gait anomalies and modifies bone microarchitecture in the spontaneous STR/Ort model of osteoarthritis. Bone. 103, 308-317.
DOI 10.1016/j.bone.2017.07.028  PMCID PMC5571892

McCann CJ, Cooper JE, Natarajan D, Jevans B, Burnett LE, Burns AJ, Thapar N (2017) Transplantation of enteric nervous system stem cells rescues nitric oxide synthase deficient mouse colon. Nature Communications 8, 15937.
DOI 10.1038/ncomms15937. PUBMED 28671186.

Chatzeli L, Gaete M, Tucker AS (2017) Fgf10 and Sox9 are essential for the establishment of distal progenitor cells during mouse salivary gland development. Development 144, 2294-2305.
DOI 10.1242/dev.146019. PUBMED 28506998.

Hockman D,  Burns AJ, Schlosser G, Gates KP, Jevans B,  Mongera A, Fisher S, Unlu G, Knapik EW, Kaufman CK, Mosimann C, Zon LI, Lancman JJ, Dong PDS, Lickert H, Tucker AS, Baker CVH (2017) Evolution of the hypoxia-sensitive cells involved in amniote respiratory reflexes. E Life 6, e21231.
DOI 10.7554/eLife.21231.

Pollard AS, Charlton BG, Hutchinson JR, Gustafsson T, McGonnell IM, Timmons JA, Pitsillides AA (2017) Limb proportions show developmental plasticity in response to embryo movement. Scientific Reports 7, 41926.
DOI 10.1038/srep41926. PUBMED 28165010

Goldspink DA,  Rookyard C,  Tyrrell BJ, Gadsby J, Perkins J, Lund EK,  Galjart N, Thomas P, Wileman T,    Mogensen, MM (2017)  Ninein is essential for apico-basal microtubule formation and CLIP-170 facilitates its redeployment to non-centrosomal microtubule organizing centres. Open Biology 7, 160274.
DOI 10.1098/rsob.160274 PMC5356440

Pollard AS, Boyd S, McGonnell IM, Pitsillides AA (2017) The role of embryo movement in the development of the furcula. Journal of Anatomy 230, 435-443.
DOI 10.1111/joa.12571. PUBMED 27921302  

Thomson AK, Somers E, Powis RA, Shorrock HK, Murphy K, Swoboda KJ, Gillingwater TH, Parson SH (2017) Survival of motor neurone protein is required for normal postnatal development of the spleen. Journal of Anatomy 230, 337-346.
DOI 10.1111/joa.12546. PUBMED 27726134

Harkin LF, Lindsay SJ, Xu YB, Alzu'bi A, Ferrara A, Gullon EA, James OG, Clowry GJ (2017) Neurexins 1-3 each have a distinct pattern of expression in the early developing human cerebral cortex. Cerebral Cortex 27, 216-232.
DOI 10.1093/cercor/bhw394. PMC5654756

Donovan APA, Basson MA (2017) The neuroanatomy of autism - a developmental perspective. Journal of Anatomy 230, 4-15.
DOI 10.1111/joa.12542. PUBMED 27620360.

Szunyogova E, Zhou HY, Maxwell GK, Powis RA, Francesco M, Gillingwater TH, Parson SH (2016) Survival Motor Neuron (SMN) protein is required for normal mouse liver. Scientific Reports 6, 34635. DOI 10.1038/srep34635. PUBMED 27698380

Pollard AS
, Pitsillides AA, Portugal SJ. (2016) Validating a non-invasive technique for monitoring embryo movement in ovo. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 89, 331-9.
DOI 10.1086/687228. 

Javaheri B, Hopkinson M, Poulet B, Pollard AS, Shefelbine SJ, Chang Y, Francis-West P, Bou-Gharios G, Pitsillides AA. (2016) Deficiency and also transgenic overexpression of Timp-3 lead to compromised bone mass and architecture in vivo. PLOS One 1, e0159657. 
DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0159657  PMCID  PMC4982603 

Miller SR, Perera SN, Benito C, Stott SRW, Baker CVH (2016) Evidence of Notch-1 mediated transition during olfactory ensheathing cell development. Journal of Anatomy, 229, 369-383.
DOI 10.1111/joa.12494