Sepand Rastegar



  1. Gerber V, Yang L, Takamiya M, Ribes V, Gourain V, Peravali R, et al. The HMG box transcription factors Sox1a and Sox1b specify a new class of glycinergic interneuron in the spinal cord of zebrafish embryos. Development. 2019;146: pubmed publisher
    ..Unilateral ablation of V2s interneurons causes a delay in touch-provoked escape behaviour, suggesting that V2s interneurons are involved in fast motor responses. ..
  2. Schmidt R, Beil T, Strähle U, Rastegar S. Stab wound injury of the zebrafish adult telencephalon: a method to investigate vertebrate brain neurogenesis and regeneration. J Vis Exp. 2014;:e51753 pubmed publisher
    ..This method combined for example with RNA deep sequencing can help to screen for new genes with a role in zebrafish adult telencephalon neurogenesis, regeneration, and repair. ..
  3. Diotel N, Beil T, Strähle U, Rastegar S. Differential expression of id genes and their potential regulator znf238 in zebrafish adult neural progenitor cells and neurons suggests distinct functions in adult neurogenesis. Gene Expr Patterns. 2015;19:1-13 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data provide a detailed map of id and znf238 expression in the brain of adult zebrafish, supplying a framework for studies of id genes function during adult neurogenesis and brain regeneration in the zebrafish. ..