CDB Seminars
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All Seminars are held in the Gavin De Beer Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, Thursday 1-2pm (unless otherwise stated)

All welcome.

Thursday June 2nd

Ingrid Lekk (Wilson Lab) Development of left-right asymmetries in the vertebrate brain

Claire Anderson (Stern Lab) A search for new organizers


Thursday June 16th

Pedro Henriques (Bianco Lab NPP)

Nun McHedlishvili (Baum Lab) Microtubule cytoskeleton remodeling during mitotic entry


Monday 20 June, 1.30-4.30pm PhD TALKS

Venue: Room 249, 2nd Floor, Medical Sciences Building, Gower Street

Final Year Students

Host: Michael Duchen

1.30pm  Kate Turner

2.00pm  Lizzie Yates

2.30pm  Alan Greig

3.00pm  Interval

First Year Students

Host: Yoshiyuki Yamamoto

3.15pm  Alex Henderson

3.30pm  Bethan Wolfenden

3.45pm  Alessandro Bossio

Final Year Student

Host: Michael Duchen

4.00pm  Chris Penny
Thursday June 30th 

Hyung Chul (Stern Lab) Different combinations of signal inputs for specific cellular events to establish          embryonic axis

Johanna Buchler (Salinas Lab)

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Laranjeiro R and Whitmore D (2014) Transcription factors involved in retinogenesis are co-opted by the circadian clock following photoreceptor differentiation. Development 141: 2644-2656 (PDF).

Moore HA and Whitmore D (2014) Circadian rhythmicity and light sensitivity of the zebrafish brain. PLoS One 9:e86176 (PDF).

Beale A, Guibal C, Tamai TK, Klotz L, Cowen S, Peyric E, Reynoso VH, Yamamoto Y and Whitmore D (2013)
Circadian rhythms in Mexican blind cavefish Astyanax mexicanus in the lab and in the field. Nat Commun. 4: 2769 (PDF).

Peyric E, Moore HA and Whitmore D (2013)
Circadian clock regulation of the cell cycle in the zebrafish intestine. PLoS One 8: e73209 (PDF).

Martín-Robles ÁJ, Whitmore D, Pendón C, Muñoz-Cueto JA (2013)
Differential effects of transient constant light-dark conditions on daily rhythms of Period and Clock transcripts during Senegalese sole metamorphosis.
Chronobiol Int. 30: 699-710 (PDF).

Laranjeiro R, Tamai TK, Peyric E, Krusche P, Ott S and Whitmore D (2013)
Cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor p20 controls circadian cell-cycle timing. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110: 6835-6840 (PDF).

Martín-Robles AJ, Aliaga-Guerrero M, Whitmore D, Pendón C and Muñoz-Cueto JA (2012)
The circadian clock machinery during early development of Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis): effects of constant light and dark conditions. Chronobiol Int. 29: 1195-1205.

Martín-Robles ÁJ, Whitmore D, Sánchez-Vázquez FJ, Pendón C and Muñoz-Cueto JA (2012)
Cloning, tissue expression pattern and daily rhythms of Period1, Period2, and Clock transcripts in the flatfish Senegalese sole, Solea senegalensis. J Comp Physiol B 182: 673-685.

Tamai TK, Young LC, Cox CA and Whitmore D (2012)
Light acts on the zebrafish circadian clock to suppress rhythmic mitosis and cell proliferation.
J Biol Rhythms 27: 226-236 (PDF).

Davies WI, Zheng L, Hughes S, Tamai TK, Turton M, Halford S, Foster RG, Whitmore D and Hankins MW (2011)
Functional diversity of melanopsins and their global expression in the teleost retina.
Cell Mol Life Sci68: 4115-4132.

Martín-Robles AJ, Isorna E, Whitmore D, Muñoz-Cueto JA and Pendón C (2011)
The clock gene Period3 in the nocturnal flatfish Solea senegalensis:  Molecular cloning, tissue expression and daily rhythms in central areas.
Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol159: 7-15.

Dekens MPS and Whitmore D (2008)
Autonomous onset of the circadian clock in the zebrafish embryo.
EMBO J 27: 2757-2765 (PDF).

Tamai TK, Young LC and Whitmore D (2007)
Light signaling to the zebrafish circadian clock by Cryptochrome 1a.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 104: 2757-2765 (PDF).

Carr AJ, Tamai TK, Young LC, Ferrer V, Dekens MP and Whitmore D (2006)
Light reaches the very heart of the zebrafish clock.
Chronobiol Int 23: 91-100.

Tamai TK, Carr AJ and Whitmore D (2005)
Zebrafish circadian clocks: cells that see light.
Biochem Soc Trans 33: 962-966.

Carr A-JF and Whitmore D (2005)
Imaging of single light-responsive clock cells reveals fluctuating free-running periods.
Nat Cell Biol 7: 319-321 (PDF).

Vallone D, Gondi SB, Whitmore D and Foulkes NS (2004)
E-box function in a period gene repressed by light.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 101: 4106-4111 (PDF).

Tamai TK, Vardhanabhuti V, Foulkes NS and Whitmore D (2004)
Early embryonic light detection improves survival.
Curr Biol 14: R104-105 (PDF); Erratum (PDF).

Dekens MPS, Santoriello C, Vallone D, Grassi G, Whitmore D and Foulkes NS (2003)
Light regulates the cell cycle in zebrafish.
Curr Biol 13: 2051-2057 (PDF).

Moutsaki P, Whitmore D, Bellingham J, Sakamoto K, David-Gray ZK and Foster RG (2003)
Teleost multiple tissue (tmt) opsin: a candidate photopigment regulating the peripheral clocks of zebrafish?
Brain Res Mol Brain Res 112: 135-145.

Tamai TK, Vardhanabhuti V, Arthur S, Foulkes NS and Whitmore D (2003)
Flies and fish: birds of a feather.
J Neuroendocrinol 15: 344-349.

Bellingham J, Whitmore D, Philp AR, Wells DJ and Foster RG (2002)
Zebrafish melanopsin: isolation, tissue localisation and phylogenetic position.
Brain Res Mol Brain Res 107: 128-136.

Cermakian N, Whitmore D, Foulkes NS and Sassone-Corsi P (2000)
Asynchronous oscillations of two zebrafish CLOCK partners reveal differential clock control and function.
Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 97: 4339-4344.

Whitmore D, Cermakian N, Crosio C, Foulkes NS, Pando MP, Travnickova Z and Sassone-Corsi P (2000)
A clockwork organ.
Biol Chem 381: 793-800.

Whitmore D, Foulkes NS and Sassone-Corsi P (2000)
Light acts directly on organs and cells in culture to set the vertebrate circadian clock.
Nature 404: 87-91 (PDF).

Whitmore D, Foulkes NS, Straehle U and Sassone-Corsi P (1998)
Zebrafish Clock rhythmic expression reveals independent peripheral circadian oscillators.
Nat Neurosci 1: 701-707 (PDF).

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