Andrea Streit

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Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Spatial and temporal segregation of auditory and vestibular neurons in the otic placode
    Donald Bell
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 322:109-20. 2008
  2. pmc Experimental approaches for gene regulatory network construction: the chick as a model system
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Genesis 51:296-310. 2013
  3. pmc Origin of the vertebrate inner ear: evolution and induction of the otic placode
    A Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, UK
    J Anat 199:99-103. 2001
  4. pmc A feast for the senses: development and function of sensory systems
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College, London, UK
    EMBO Rep 12:874-6. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint The preplacodal region: an ectodermal domain with multipotential progenitors that contribute to sense organs and cranial sensory ganglia
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London, UK
    Int J Dev Biol 51:447-61. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Early development of the cranial sensory nervous system: from a common field to individual placodes
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 276:1-15. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Extensive cell movements accompany formation of the otic placode
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom
    Dev Biol 249:237-54. 2002
  8. pmc Pax2 coordinates epithelial morphogenesis and cell fate in the inner ear
    Nicolas A D Christophorou
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 345:180-90. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint A balance of FGF, BMP and WNT signalling positions the future placode territory in the head
    Anna Litsiou
    Department of Craniofacial Development, Guys Campus, Guys Tower, Floor 27, King s College London, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Development 132:4051-62. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Induction of the inner ear: stepwise specification of otic fate from multipotent progenitors
    Jingchen Chen
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, Guy s Tower Wing, Floor 27, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hear Res 297:3-12. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Spatial and temporal segregation of auditory and vestibular neurons in the otic placode
    Donald Bell
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 322:109-20. 2008
    ..In addition, positional information is integrated with temporal cues that coordinate neurogenesis and sensory differentiation...
  2. pmc Experimental approaches for gene regulatory network construction: the chick as a model system
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Genesis 51:296-310. 2013
    ..Here, we provide an experimental workflow on how to construct gene regulatory networks using the chick as model system...
  3. pmc Origin of the vertebrate inner ear: evolution and induction of the otic placode
    A Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, UK
    J Anat 199:99-103. 2001
    ..Finally, the hypothesis is discussed that induction of all sensory placodes initially shares a common molecular pathway, which may have been responsible to generate an 'ancestral placode' during evolution...
  4. pmc A feast for the senses: development and function of sensory systems
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College, London, UK
    EMBO Rep 12:874-6. 2011
    ..The discussions ranged from how signalling and transcriptional networks control cell identity, architecture and behaviour, to how connectivity is established and how such networks have evolved to generate functional diversity...
  5. ncbi request reprint The preplacodal region: an ectodermal domain with multipotential progenitors that contribute to sense organs and cranial sensory ganglia
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London, UK
    Int J Dev Biol 51:447-61. 2007
    ..Here I review the molecular mechanisms that sequentially subdivide the ectoderm to give rise to the placode territory...
  6. ncbi request reprint Early development of the cranial sensory nervous system: from a common field to individual placodes
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 276:1-15. 2004
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  7. ncbi request reprint Extensive cell movements accompany formation of the otic placode
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom
    Dev Biol 249:237-54. 2002
    ..Although Pax2 expression coincides with the region where otic precursors are found from stage 8, not all Pax2-positive cells will ultimately contribute to the otic placode...
  8. pmc Pax2 coordinates epithelial morphogenesis and cell fate in the inner ear
    Nicolas A D Christophorou
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 345:180-90. 2010
    ..These observations suggest that Pax2 controls cell shape independently from cell identity and thus acts as coordinator for these processes...
  9. ncbi request reprint A balance of FGF, BMP and WNT signalling positions the future placode territory in the head
    Anna Litsiou
    Department of Craniofacial Development, Guys Campus, Guys Tower, Floor 27, King s College London, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Development 132:4051-62. 2005
    ..This mechanism explains how the placode territory becomes confined to the head, and how neural crest and placode fates diversify...
  10. doi request reprint Induction of the inner ear: stepwise specification of otic fate from multipotent progenitors
    Jingchen Chen
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, Guy s Tower Wing, Floor 27, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hear Res 297:3-12. 2013
    ..This will form the blueprint for stem cell differentiation towards otic fates and generate a predictive gene regulatory network that models the earliest steps of otic specification...
  11. ncbi request reprint The peripheral sensory nervous system in the vertebrate head: a gene regulatory perspective
    Timothy Grocott
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, Guy s Tower Wing, Floor 27, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 370:3-23. 2012
    ..While our review highlights the wealth of information available, it also points to the lack information on the cis-regulatory mechanisms that control placode specification and of how the repeated use of signalling input is integrated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Activation of Six1 target genes is required for sensory placode formation
    Nicolas A D Christophorou
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, Tower Wing Floor 27, London SE1 8RT, UK
    Dev Biol 336:327-36. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that unlike in the fly where the Pax6 homologue Eyeless acts upstream of Six and Eya, the regulatory relationships between these genes are reversed in early vertebrate placode development...
  13. pmc Neural crest cells organize the eye via TGF-β and canonical Wnt signalling
    Timothy Grocott
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Nat Commun 2:265. 2011
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  14. doi request reprint Regulation of programmed cell death during neural induction in the chick embryo
    Anna Gibson
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Dev Biol 55:33-43. 2011
    ..We suggest that the neural plate is protected against apoptosis, confining cell death to its border and adjacent non-neural ectoderm...
  15. pmc Neuropeptides: developmental signals in placode progenitor formation
    Laura Lleras-Forero
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, Guy s Tower Wing, Floor 27, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Cell 26:195-203. 2013
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  16. ncbi request reprint Lens specification is the ground state of all sensory placodes, from which FGF promotes olfactory identity
    Andrew P Bailey
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom
    Dev Cell 11:505-17. 2006
    ..Our results reveal that placode precursors share a common ground state as lens and progressive restriction allows the full range of placodal derivatives to form...
  17. pmc Mutual repression between Gbx2 and Otx2 in sensory placodes reveals a general mechanism for ectodermal patterning
    Ben Steventon
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, Tower Wing Floor 27, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 367:55-65. 2012
    ..Our findings support the idea that the Otx/Gbx boundary has an ancient evolutionary origin to which different modules were recruited to specify cells of different fates...
  18. ncbi request reprint Development of the sensory nervous system in the vertebrate head: the importance of being on time
    Laura Lleras-Forero
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 22:315-22. 2012
    ..This process requires the temporal integration of multiple signalling pathways, cross-repressive transcription factor interactions and tight coordination of cell fate specification and morphogenesis...
  19. doi request reprint Specification of GnRH-1 neurons by antagonistic FGF and retinoic acid signaling
    Virginie Sabado
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 362:254-62. 2012
    ..In addition, this study highlights the intimate embryonic relationship between GnRH-1 neurons and their targets and modulators in the adult...
  20. pmc Distinct steps of neural induction revealed by Asterix, Obelix and TrkC, genes induced by different signals from the organizer
    Sonia Pinho
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e19157. 2011
    ..The results are consistent with neural induction being a cascade of responses elicited by different signals, culminating in the formation of a patterned nervous system...
  21. doi request reprint Transplantation of neural tissue: quail-chick chimeras
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development and Stem Cell Biology, King s College London, London, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 1082:235-51. 2014
    ..Here we describe two culture techniques used to generate quail-chick chimeras at different embryonic stages and methods to distinguish graft and donor tissue. ..
  22. pmc Computational tools and resources for prediction and analysis of gene regulatory regions in the chick genome
    Mohsin A F Khan
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Genesis 51:311-24. 2013
    ..g2.bx.psu.edu/view/mkhan1980/ctcf_analysis. For local installation of the tool, relevant Perl scripts and instructions are provided in the directory named "code" in the supplementary materials...
  23. ncbi request reprint DLX5 positions the neural crest and preplacode region at the border of the neural plate
    Keith W McLarren
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Dev Biol 259:34-47. 2003
    ..We propose that patterning of the embryonic ectoderm is a multistep process that sequentially subdivides the ectoderm into regions with defined cell fates...
  24. ncbi request reprint Specific and effective gene knock-down in early chick embryos using morpholinos but not pRFPRNAi vectors
    Michael Mende
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, Guy s Campus, Guy s Tower Floor 27, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Mech Dev 125:947-62. 2008
    ..By contrast, morpholinos do not cause these effects. We propose that pRFPRNAi should only be used with considerable caution and that morpholinos are a preferable approach for gene knock-down during early chick development...
  25. doi request reprint Operations on primitive streak stage avian embryos
    Andrea Streit
    Department of Craniofacial Development, King s College London, London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom
    Methods Cell Biol 87:3-17. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Sensory organs: making and breaking the pre-placodal region
    Andrew P Bailey
    Department of Craniofacial Development Dental Institute at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, Guy s Campus London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom
    Curr Top Dev Biol 72:167-204. 2006
    ..Finally, we discuss the hypothesis that pre-placodal cells have acquired a state of "placode bias" that is necessary for their progression to mature placodes and how such bias may be established molecularly...
  27. pmc Six3 activation of Pax6 expression is essential for mammalian lens induction and specification
    Wei Liu
    Department of Genetics and Tumor Cell Biology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    EMBO J 25:5383-95. 2006
    ..We conclude that Six3 directly activates Pax6 and probably also Sox2 in the PLE and regulates cell autonomously the earliest stages of mammalian lens induction...
  28. ncbi request reprint Distinct roles for hindbrain and paraxial mesoderm in the induction and patterning of the inner ear revealed by a study of vitamin-A-deficient quail
    Sung Hee Kil
    Gonda Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, House Ear Institute, 2100 West 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90057, USA
    Dev Biol 285:252-71. 2005
    ..These results show that induction and patterning of the inner ear are governed by separate developmental processes that can be experimentally uncoupled from each other...
  29. ncbi request reprint Segregation of lens and olfactory precursors from a common territory: cell sorting and reciprocity of Dlx5 and Pax6 expression
    Sujata Bhattacharyya
    Division of Biology, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Dev Biol 271:403-14. 2004
    ..These results suggest that the loss of Dlx5 is required for cells to adopt a lens fate and that the balance of Pax6 and Dlx expression regulates cell sorting into appropriate placodal domains...