Jeffrey J Essner

Summary

Affiliation: Iowa State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Transient axonal glycoprotein-1 (TAG-1) and laminin-alpha1 regulate dynamic growth cone behaviors and initial axon direction in vivo
    Marc A Wolman
    Department of Zoology, and Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Neural Dev 3:6. 2008
  2. pmc Zebrafish RNase T2 genes and the evolution of secretory ribonucleases in animals
    Melissa S Hillwig
    Interdepartmental Genetics Graduate Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:170. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Syndecan-2
    Jeffrey J Essner
    Discovery Genomics Inc, 614 McKinley Place N E, Minneapolis, MN 55413, USA
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 38:152-6. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Expression of the zebrafish CD133/prominin1 genes in cellular proliferation zones in the embryonic central nervous system and sensory organs
    Maura McGrail
    Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Dev Dyn 239:1849-57. 2010
  5. pmc Somatic mutagenesis with a Sleeping Beauty transposon system leads to solid tumor formation in zebrafish
    Maura McGrail
    Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18826. 2011
  6. pmc SCORE imaging: specimen in a corrected optical rotational enclosure
    Andrew M Petzold
    Comparative and Molecular Biology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Zebrafish 7:149-54. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression of VE-cadherin in zebrafish embryos: a new tool to evaluate vascular development
    Jon D Larson
    Discovery Genomics, Incorporated, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Dev Dyn 231:204-13. 2004
  8. doi request reprint A gap junction connexin is required in the vertebrate left-right organizer
    Julia M Hatler
    Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, University of Minnesota, 420 Washington Ave SE, MCB 6 150, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev Biol 336:183-91. 2009

Research Grants

  1. ANGIOGENESIS TARGETS FOR THERAPEUTIC DEVELOPMENT
    JEFFREY ESSNER; Fiscal Year: 2004

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Transient axonal glycoprotein-1 (TAG-1) and laminin-alpha1 regulate dynamic growth cone behaviors and initial axon direction in vivo
    Marc A Wolman
    Department of Zoology, and Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Neural Dev 3:6. 2008
    ..We have taken advantage of the unique features of the zebrafish embryo to visualize dynamic growth cone behaviors and analyze guidance mechanisms of axons emerging from a central brain nucleus in vivo...
  2. pmc Zebrafish RNase T2 genes and the evolution of secretory ribonucleases in animals
    Melissa S Hillwig
    Interdepartmental Genetics Graduate Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:170. 2009
    ..Interestingly, in vertebrates most of the biological roles of plant RNase T2 proteins are carried out by members of a different family, RNase A. Still, RNase T2 proteins are conserved in these animals..
  3. ncbi request reprint Syndecan-2
    Jeffrey J Essner
    Discovery Genomics Inc, 614 McKinley Place N E, Minneapolis, MN 55413, USA
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 38:152-6. 2006
    ..This unique combination of activities suggests that syndecan-2 can function as a potential drug target for the development of multi-functional, anti-cancer therapeutics...
  4. doi request reprint Expression of the zebrafish CD133/prominin1 genes in cellular proliferation zones in the embryonic central nervous system and sensory organs
    Maura McGrail
    Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Dev Dyn 239:1849-57. 2010
    ..Based on these analyses, the zebrafish prominin1 genes will be useful markers for examining proliferating cell populations in adult organs, tissues, and tumors...
  5. pmc Somatic mutagenesis with a Sleeping Beauty transposon system leads to solid tumor formation in zebrafish
    Maura McGrail
    Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18826. 2011
    ..The zebrafish T2/OncZ cancer model will be useful for identifying novel and conserved genetic drivers of human cancers...
  6. pmc SCORE imaging: specimen in a corrected optical rotational enclosure
    Andrew M Petzold
    Comparative and Molecular Biology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Zebrafish 7:149-54. 2010
    ..The method described here could be applied to chemical genetic screening and other related high-throughput methods within the fish community and among other scientific fields...
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression of VE-cadherin in zebrafish embryos: a new tool to evaluate vascular development
    Jon D Larson
    Discovery Genomics, Incorporated, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Dev Dyn 231:204-13. 2004
    ..This loss can be restored in embryos supplemented with either zebrafish or human VEGF-A, the latter indicating that genes crucial to angiogenesis have highly conserved functional activities in vertebrates...
  8. doi request reprint A gap junction connexin is required in the vertebrate left-right organizer
    Julia M Hatler
    Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, University of Minnesota, 420 Washington Ave SE, MCB 6 150, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev Biol 336:183-91. 2009
    ..4 during L-R patterning. This is the first report linking connexin function in the ciliated, node-like cells of KV with normal L-R axis development...

Research Grants1

  1. ANGIOGENESIS TARGETS FOR THERAPEUTIC DEVELOPMENT
    JEFFREY ESSNER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Based on these tests, the highest priority gene(s) will be used for future testing in mammalian tissue culture and mouse tumor models for development as therapeutics for cancer treatment. ..