Frank Grützner

Summary

Affiliation: Australian National University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In the platypus a meiotic chain of ten sex chromosomes shares genes with the bird Z and mammal X chromosomes
    Frank Grützner
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, GPO Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Nature 432:913-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint A platypus' eye view of the mammalian genome
    Frank Grützner
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, GPO Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 14:642-9. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Characterizing the chromosomes of the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
    Daniel McMillan
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Chromosome Res 15:961-74. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The monotreme genome: a patchwork of reptile, mammal and unique features?
    Frank Grützner
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, G P O Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 136:867-81. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint DMRT gene cluster analysis in the platypus: new insights into genomic organization and regulatory regions
    Nisrine El-Mogharbel
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, P O Box 475, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Genomics 89:10-21. 2007
  6. pmc Bird-like sex chromosomes of platypus imply recent origin of mammal sex chromosomes
    Frederic Veyrunes
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra 2601, Australia
    Genome Res 18:965-73. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasticity of human chromosome 3 during primate evolution
    Enkhjargal Tsend-Ayush
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
    Genomics 83:193-202. 2004
  8. pmc Four-hundred million years of conserved synteny of human Xp and Xq genes on three Tetraodon chromosomes
    Frank Grützner
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Genome Res 12:1316-22. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Chromosome analysis in invertebrates and vertebrates
    David M Rowell
    Department of Evolution, Ecology and Genetics, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Methods Mol Biol 772:13-35. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint An XX/XY sex microchromosome system in a freshwater turtle, Chelodina longicollis (Testudines: Chelidae) with genetic sex determination
    Tariq Ezaz
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, GPO box no 475, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Chromosome Res 14:139-50. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint In the platypus a meiotic chain of ten sex chromosomes shares genes with the bird Z and mammal X chromosomes
    Frank Grützner
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, GPO Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Nature 432:913-7. 2004
    ..This suggests an evolutionary link between mammal and bird sex chromosome systems, which were previously thought to have evolved independently...
  2. ncbi request reprint A platypus' eye view of the mammalian genome
    Frank Grützner
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, GPO Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 14:642-9. 2004
    ..Recent investigations of X-chromosome inactivation, genomic imprinting and sex chromosome evolution provide good examples of the power of the monotreme genome to inform us about mammalian genome organization and evolution...
  3. doi request reprint Characterizing the chromosomes of the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
    Daniel McMillan
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Chromosome Res 15:961-74. 2007
    ..We have established an agreed nomenclature and identified anchor BAC clones for each chromosome that will ensure unambiguous gene localizations...
  4. ncbi request reprint The monotreme genome: a patchwork of reptile, mammal and unique features?
    Frank Grützner
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, G P O Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 136:867-81. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint DMRT gene cluster analysis in the platypus: new insights into genomic organization and regulatory regions
    Nisrine El-Mogharbel
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, P O Box 475, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Genomics 89:10-21. 2007
    ..The platypus DMRT1 expression pattern, and its location on an X chromosome, suggests an involvement in monotreme sexual development...
  6. pmc Bird-like sex chromosomes of platypus imply recent origin of mammal sex chromosomes
    Frederic Veyrunes
    Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra 2601, Australia
    Genome Res 18:965-73. 2008
    ..Therefore, the therian X and Y are more than 145 million years younger than previously thought...
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasticity of human chromosome 3 during primate evolution
    Enkhjargal Tsend-Ayush
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
    Genomics 83:193-202. 2004
    ....
  8. pmc Four-hundred million years of conserved synteny of human Xp and Xq genes on three Tetraodon chromosomes
    Frank Grützner
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Genome Res 12:1316-22. 2002
    ..Sequence data reported in this paper have been deposited in GenBank and assigned the following accession no: AJ308098.]..
  9. doi request reprint Chromosome analysis in invertebrates and vertebrates
    David M Rowell
    Department of Evolution, Ecology and Genetics, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Methods Mol Biol 772:13-35. 2011
    ..This chapter provides simple and straightforward protocols for the preparation of chromosome spreads from animals, and more advanced techniques for cell culture and chromosomal banding and hybridisation...
  10. ncbi request reprint An XX/XY sex microchromosome system in a freshwater turtle, Chelodina longicollis (Testudines: Chelidae) with genetic sex determination
    Tariq Ezaz
    Comparative Genomics Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, GPO box no 475, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Chromosome Res 14:139-50. 2006
    ..This is the first time a pair of microchromosomes has been identified as the sex chromosomes in a turtle species...