Affiliation: University of California
- Microsomal triglyceride transfer protein is required for yolk lipid utilization and absorption of dietary lipids in zebrafish larvaeAmnon Schlegel
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, MC 2711, 1550 Fourth Street, Room 381, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Biochemistry 45:15179-87. 2006..Importantly, the vasculature appeared unaffected in Mtp MO-injected larvae. These studies indicate that zebrafish larvae are suitable for genetic studies of lipid transport and metabolism...
- Lessons from "lower" organisms: what worms, flies, and zebrafish can teach us about human energy metabolismAmnon Schlegel
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Division of Endocrinology at the University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
PLoS Genet 3:e199. 2007..We summarize findings in these organisms that shed light on highly conserved pathways of energy homeostasis...
- Loss of Dnmt1 catalytic activity reveals multiple roles for DNA methylation during pancreas development and regenerationRyan M Anderson
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Programs in Developmental Biology, Genetics, and Human Genetics, Diabetes Center, and Liver Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158 2324, USA
Dev Biol 334:213-23. 2009..In addition, Dnmt1 may influence the differentiation of pancreatic beta cell progenitors or the reprogramming of cells toward the pancreatic beta cell fate...
- Genetic and Proteomic Studies of Lipid Metabolism in ZebrafishAmnon Schlegel; Fiscal Year: 2007..These studies are well suited to the development of my career as an academic physician-scientist and they shall help combat the looming public health crisis. ..