Darius Balciunas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Efficient gene delivery and gene expression in zebrafish using the Sleeping Beauty transposon
    Ann E Davidson
    The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev Biol 263:191-202. 2003
  2. ncbi Gene-breaking transposon mutagenesis reveals an essential role for histone H2afza in zebrafish larval development
    Sridhar Sivasubbu
    University of Minnesota, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, 321 Church St SE, 6 160 Jackson Hall, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Mech Dev 123:513-29. 2006
  3. pmc Insertional mutagenesis strategies in zebrafish
    Sridhar Sivasubbu
    Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Mall Road, Delhi 110007, India
    Genome Biol 8:S9. 2007
  4. pmc Enhancer trapping in zebrafish using the Sleeping Beauty transposon
    Darius Balciunas
    Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, University of Minnesota, 6 160 Jackson Hall, 321 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    BMC Genomics 5:62. 2004
  5. ncbi Sleeping Beauty transposon for efficient gene delivery
    Spencer Hermanson
    The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Methods Cell Biol 77:349-62. 2004
  6. pmc Nicotine response genetics in the zebrafish
    Andrew M Petzold
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:18662-7. 2009
  7. pmc Harnessing a high cargo-capacity transposon for genetic applications in vertebrates
    Darius Balciunas
    The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 2:e169. 2006
  8. pmc Efficient transposition of Tol2 in the mouse germline
    Vincent W Keng
    Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Genetics 183:1565-73. 2009
  9. pmc Development and Notch signaling requirements of the zebrafish choroid plexus
    Brent R Bill
    Department of Genetics, Cell and Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e3114. 2008
  10. 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

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Efficient gene delivery and gene expression in zebrafish using the Sleeping Beauty transposon
    Ann E Davidson
    The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev Biol 263:191-202. 2003
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  2. ncbi Gene-breaking transposon mutagenesis reveals an essential role for histone H2afza in zebrafish larval development
    Sridhar Sivasubbu
    University of Minnesota, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, 321 Church St SE, 6 160 Jackson Hall, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Mech Dev 123:513-29. 2006
    ..In principle this gene-breaking strategy is scalable for functional genomics screens and can be used in Sleeping Beauty transposon and other gene delivery systems in the zebrafish...
  3. pmc Insertional mutagenesis strategies in zebrafish
    Sridhar Sivasubbu
    Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Mall Road, Delhi 110007, India
    Genome Biol 8:S9. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Enhancer trapping in zebrafish using the Sleeping Beauty transposon
    Darius Balciunas
    Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, University of Minnesota, 6 160 Jackson Hall, 321 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    BMC Genomics 5:62. 2004
    ..Pioneering experiments in Drosophila have demonstrated the value of enhancer "trapping" using an invertebrate to address this functional genomics problem...
  5. ncbi Sleeping Beauty transposon for efficient gene delivery
    Spencer Hermanson
    The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Methods Cell Biol 77:349-62. 2004
  6. pmc Nicotine response genetics in the zebrafish
    Andrew M Petzold
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:18662-7. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Harnessing a high cargo-capacity transposon for genetic applications in vertebrates
    Darius Balciunas
    The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for Transposon Research, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 2:e169. 2006
    ..Together, Tol2 provides a novel nonviral vector for the delivery of large genetic payloads for gene therapy and other transgenic applications...
  8. pmc Efficient transposition of Tol2 in the mouse germline
    Vincent W Keng
    Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Genetics 183:1565-73. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Development and Notch signaling requirements of the zebrafish choroid plexus
    Brent R Bill
    Department of Genetics, Cell and Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e3114. 2008
    ..Despite its importance in neurobiology, little is known about how this structure forms...
  10. 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...