JOHN C GERHART

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The deuterostome ancestor
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3200, USA
    J Cell Physiol 209:677-85. 2006
  2. pmc The theory of facilitated variation
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:8582-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Enzymes, embryos, and ancestors
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3200, USA
    Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 26:1-20. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Anteroposterior patterning in hemichordates and the origins of the chordate nervous system
    Christopher J Lowe
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Cell 113:853-65. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Hemichordates and the origin of chordates
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3200, USA
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 15:461-7. 2005
  6. pmc Co-option of an anteroposterior head axis patterning system for proximodistal patterning of appendages in early bilaterian evolution
    Derek Lemons
    Section of Cell and Developmental Biology, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0349, USA
    Dev Biol 344:358-62. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Hemichordates and the Origin of Chordates
    John Gerhart; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Hemichordartes and the Origin of Chordates
    John Gerhart; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Hemichordartes and the Origin of Chordates
    John Gerhart; Fiscal Year: 2009

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint The deuterostome ancestor
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3200, USA
    J Cell Physiol 209:677-85. 2006
    ..Based on the shared domain maps, speculations can be made for the remodeling of the body axis in the chordate line...
  2. pmc The theory of facilitated variation
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:8582-9. 2007
    ..Thus, we call it a theory of facilitated phenotypic variation...
  3. doi request reprint Enzymes, embryos, and ancestors
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3200, USA
    Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 26:1-20. 2010
    ..I've thoroughly enjoyed exploring these areas during a 50-year period of great advances in biological sciences by the worldwide research community...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anteroposterior patterning in hemichordates and the origins of the chordate nervous system
    Christopher J Lowe
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Cell 113:853-65. 2003
    ..We propose that the deuterostome ancestor may have had a diffuse nervous system, which was later centralized during the evolution of the chordate lineage...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hemichordates and the origin of chordates
    John Gerhart
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3200, USA
    Curr Opin Genet Dev 15:461-7. 2005
    ..The dorsoventral axis might have undergone extensive modification in the chordate line, including centralization of the nervous system, segregation of epidermis, derivation of the notochord, and an inversion of organization...
  6. pmc Co-option of an anteroposterior head axis patterning system for proximodistal patterning of appendages in early bilaterian evolution
    Derek Lemons
    Section of Cell and Developmental Biology, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, California 92093 0349, USA
    Dev Biol 344:358-62. 2010
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Research Grants8

  1. Hemichordates and the Origin of Chordates
    John Gerhart; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Knowledge of hemichordates will help to explain why chordates have certain aspects of their body plan and development, and by difference, what additions and modifications have been made only within the chordate line. ..
  2. Hemichordartes and the Origin of Chordates
    John Gerhart; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..siRNA interventions will be used to evaluate the role of the encoded gene products in development. ..
  3. Hemichordartes and the Origin of Chordates
    John Gerhart; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..siRNA interventions will be used to evaluate the role of the encoded gene products in development. ..