DONNA FEKETE

Summary

Affiliation: Purdue University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Bicistronic gene transfer tools for delivery of miRNAs and protein coding sequences
    Michelle L Stoller
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, 915 W State St, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    Int J Mol Sci 14:18239-55. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Axon guidance in the inner ear
    Donna M Fekete
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906 2054, USA
    Int J Dev Biol 51:549-56. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Revisiting cell fate specification in the inner ear
    Donna M Fekete
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, 1392 Lilly Hall of Science, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1392, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 12:35-42. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Developmental biology. Rocks that roll zebrafish
    Donna M Fekete
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Science 302:241-2. 2003
  5. pmc MicroRNA-183 family members regulate sensorineural fates in the inner ear
    Haiqiong Li
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Neurosci 30:3254-63. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Forced activation of Wnt signaling alters morphogenesis and sensory organ identity in the chicken inner ear
    Craig B Stevens
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    Dev Biol 261:149-64. 2003
  7. pmc Mapping of Wnt, frizzled, and Wnt inhibitor gene expression domains in the avian otic primordium
    Ulrike J Sienknecht
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Comp Neurol 517:751-64. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Atlas of the developing inner ear in zebrafish
    Michele Miller Bever
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1392, USA
    Dev Dyn 223:536-43. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Retroviral vectors to study cell differentiation
    Takunori Satoh
    Department of Biological Sciences, 1392 Lilly Hall of Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    Front Biosci 8:d183-92. 2003
  10. pmc Slits and Robos in the developing chicken inner ear
    Andrea C Battisti
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47906 2054, USA
    Dev Dyn 237:476-84. 2008

Research Grants

  1. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. A gene-trap screen for hearing and balance
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 1999
  6. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    Donna M Fekete; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

  • Michele Miller Bever
  • KEITH CHI CHENG
  • Melissa A Vollrath
  • Ulrike J Sienknecht
  • Takunori Satoh
  • Michelle L Stoller
  • Haiqiong Li
  • Andrea C Battisti
  • Brian Blasiole
  • Weise Chang
  • Craig B Stevens
  • Henry C Chang
  • Wigard Kloosterman
  • Victor A Canfield
  • Manzoor Ali P K Mohideen
  • David Huss
  • J David Dickman
  • Robert Levenson
  • John V Brigande
  • Doris K Wu
  • Alex L Davies
  • Julian H Lewis
  • Sarah Battista

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Bicistronic gene transfer tools for delivery of miRNAs and protein coding sequences
    Michelle L Stoller
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, 915 W State St, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    Int J Mol Sci 14:18239-55. 2013
    ..This ability is attractive for future gene therapy use...
  2. ncbi request reprint Axon guidance in the inner ear
    Donna M Fekete
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906 2054, USA
    Int J Dev Biol 51:549-56. 2007
    ..Morphogens have recently been implicated in guiding axonal trajectories in many other systems and therefore a role for these molecules in otic axon guidance must also be explored...
  3. ncbi request reprint Revisiting cell fate specification in the inner ear
    Donna M Fekete
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, 1392 Lilly Hall of Science, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1392, USA
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 12:35-42. 2002
    ..Notch signaling and neurogenic gene regulation are involved in patterning or specification of sensory organs, ganglion cells and hair cell mechanoreceptors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Developmental biology. Rocks that roll zebrafish
    Donna M Fekete
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Science 302:241-2. 2003
    ....
  5. pmc MicroRNA-183 family members regulate sensorineural fates in the inner ear
    Haiqiong Li
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Neurosci 30:3254-63. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest both distinct and common roles for the three miRNAs in cell-fate determination in the inner ear, and these principles might apply to development of other sensory organs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Forced activation of Wnt signaling alters morphogenesis and sensory organ identity in the chicken inner ear
    Craig B Stevens
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    Dev Biol 261:149-64. 2003
    ..We hypothesize that Wnt/beta-catenin signaling specifies otic epithelium as macular and helps to define and maintain sensory/nonsensory boundaries in the cochlear duct...
  7. pmc Mapping of Wnt, frizzled, and Wnt inhibitor gene expression domains in the avian otic primordium
    Ulrike J Sienknecht
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Comp Neurol 517:751-64. 2009
    ..In summary, robust Wnt-related gene expression shows both spatial and temporal tuning during inner ear development as the otic vesicle initiates morphogenesis and prosensory cell fate determination...
  8. ncbi request reprint Atlas of the developing inner ear in zebrafish
    Michele Miller Bever
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907 1392, USA
    Dev Dyn 223:536-43. 2002
    ..A ridge of mesenchyme, previously undescribed, bisects the saccule in zebrafish fry at 20-30 dpf. The images in the paint-fill atlas should provide a baseline for future studies of mutant zebrafish ears...
  9. ncbi request reprint Retroviral vectors to study cell differentiation
    Takunori Satoh
    Department of Biological Sciences, 1392 Lilly Hall of Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    Front Biosci 8:d183-92. 2003
    ..In this review we will primarily review their use for ectopic gene expression and lineage analysis to study cell differentiation in murine and chick embryos...
  10. pmc Slits and Robos in the developing chicken inner ear
    Andrea C Battisti
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47906 2054, USA
    Dev Dyn 237:476-84. 2008
    ..Later our expression data revealed a potentially novel role for these molecules in maintaining sensory/nonsensory boundaries...
  11. pmc Comprehensive Wnt-related gene expression during cochlear duct development in chicken
    Ulrike J Sienknecht
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Comp Neurol 510:378-95. 2008
    ..Auditory hair cells preferentially express Fzd2 and Fzd9, whereas the main receptors expressed in vestibular hair cells are Fzd1 and Fzd7, in addition to Fzd2 and Fzd9...
  12. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional morphology of inner ear development in Xenopus laevis
    Michele Miller Bever
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Dev Dyn 227:422-30. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Clonal analysis of the relationships between mechanosensory cells and the neurons that innervate them in the chicken ear
    Takunori Satoh
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Development 132:1687-97. 2005
    ..This conclusion is further strengthened by finding a shared lineage between the vestibular and acoustic ganglia, revealing the presence of a common progenitor for the two functional classes of neurons...
  14. ncbi request reprint Separate Na,K-ATPase genes are required for otolith formation and semicircular canal development in zebrafish
    Brian Blasiole
    Department of Pharmacology, Penn State University College of Medicine, H078, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Dev Biol 294:148-60. 2006
    ..Our results highlight zebrafish gene knockdown-mRNA rescue as an approach that can be used to dissect the functional properties of zebrafish and mammalian Na,K-ATPase genes...
  15. ncbi request reprint The development of semicircular canals in the inner ear: role of FGFs in sensory cristae
    Weise Chang
    National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Development 131:4201-11. 2004
    ..Thus, we provide the first molecular evidence whereby sensory organs direct the development of the associated non-sensory components, the semicircular canals, in vertebrate inner ears...

Research Grants14

  1. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  2. A gene-trap screen for hearing and balance
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our long-term goal is to determine whether any of the newly discovered hearing-related genes in zebrafish also correspond to genes underlying congenital deafness in humans. ..
  3. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The information provided by these animal studies may aid in understanding the molecular-genetic basis of human birth defects that cause deafness and vestibular dysfunction in humans. ..
  5. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    DONNA FEKETE; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The phenotypes obtained from gene perturbation experiments may mimic, and in some cases correlate with, human congenital malformations of the inner ear. ..
  6. DEVELOPMENT STUDIES OF THE INNER EAR
    Donna M Fekete; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....