JOSEPH D WATSON

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Complementary RNA amplification methods enhance microarray identification of transcripts expressed in the C. elegans nervous system
    JOSEPH D WATSON
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:84. 2008
  2. pmc A transcriptional program promotes remodeling of GABAergic synapses in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Sarah C Petersen
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    J Neurosci 31:15362-75. 2011
  3. pmc Time-lapse imaging and cell-specific expression profiling reveal dynamic branching and molecular determinants of a multi-dendritic nociceptor in C. elegans
    Cody J Smith
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Dev Biol 345:18-33. 2010
  4. pmc Netrin (UNC-6) mediates dendritic self-avoidance
    Cody J Smith
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Nat Neurosci 15:731-7. 2012
  5. pmc Cell-specific microarray profiling experiments reveal a comprehensive picture of gene expression in the C. elegans nervous system
    Stephen E Von Stetina
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Genome Biol 8:R135. 2007
  6. pmc The embryonic muscle transcriptome of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Rebecca M Fox
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, 465 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Genome Biol 8:R188. 2007
  7. pmc A spatial and temporal map of C. elegans gene expression
    W Clay Spencer
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Genome Res 21:325-41. 2011
  8. pmc Coenzyme Q protects Caenorhabditis elegans GABA neurons from calcium-dependent degeneration
    Laurie R Earls
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:14460-5. 2010

Research Grants

Collaborators

  • David M Miller
  • REBECCA MARIE FOX
  • Susan Strome
  • Shai Shaham
  • Gunnar R├Ątsch
  • Nurith Kurn
  • Millet Treinin
  • Cody J Smith
  • W Clay Spencer
  • Stephen E Von Stetina
  • Sarah C Petersen
  • Laurie R Earls
  • Miri K VanHoven
  • DANIEL A COLON-RAMOS
  • Vipin T Sreedharan
  • Stefan R Henz
  • Kathie L Watkins
  • Walter W Walthall
  • LISA PETRELLA
  • Valerie Reinke
  • Sarah Petersen
  • Christian Widmer
  • Mihail Sarov
  • Menachem Katz
  • Rebecca D McWhirter
  • Jeanyoung Jo
  • Janet E Richmond
  • Georg Zeller
  • Mallory L Hacker
  • Byeong Cha
  • Tim O'Brien
  • Adi Albeg
  • Peter J Roy
  • Kellen L Olszewski

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Complementary RNA amplification methods enhance microarray identification of transcripts expressed in the C. elegans nervous system
    JOSEPH D WATSON
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:84. 2008
    ..Here we compare microarray results obtained with two different methods of RNA amplification to profile gene expression in the C. elegans larval nervous system...
  2. pmc A transcriptional program promotes remodeling of GABAergic synapses in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Sarah C Petersen
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    J Neurosci 31:15362-75. 2011
    ..Moreover, the well established roles of these conserved transcription factors in mammalian neural development suggest that a similar cascade may also control synaptic plasticity in more complex nervous systems...
  3. pmc Time-lapse imaging and cell-specific expression profiling reveal dynamic branching and molecular determinants of a multi-dendritic nociceptor in C. elegans
    Cody J Smith
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Dev Biol 345:18-33. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Netrin (UNC-6) mediates dendritic self-avoidance
    Cody J Smith
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Nat Neurosci 15:731-7. 2012
    ..Our findings offer a new model for how an evolutionarily conserved morphogenic cue and its cognate receptors can pattern a fundamental feature of dendritic architecture...
  5. pmc Cell-specific microarray profiling experiments reveal a comprehensive picture of gene expression in the C. elegans nervous system
    Stephen E Von Stetina
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Genome Biol 8:R135. 2007
    ..Here we describe microarray-based methods that monitor gene expression in C. elegans neurons and, thereby, link comprehensive profiles of neuronal transcription to key developmental and functional properties of the nervous system...
  6. pmc The embryonic muscle transcriptome of Caenorhabditis elegans
    Rebecca M Fox
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, 465 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Genome Biol 8:R188. 2007
    ..To this end, we applied microarray profiling of Caenorhabtidis elegans cells (MAPCeL) to muscle cell populations extracted from developing C. elegans embryos...
  7. pmc A spatial and temporal map of C. elegans gene expression
    W Clay Spencer
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Genome Res 21:325-41. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Coenzyme Q protects Caenorhabditis elegans GABA neurons from calcium-dependent degeneration
    Laurie R Earls
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8240, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:14460-5. 2010
    ..We conclude that the cell selectivity and developmental progression of CoQ deficiency in C. elegans indicate that this model may be useful for delineating the role of mitochondrial dysfunction in neurodegenerative disease...

Research Grants1

  1. Neuronal gene regulation by the synaptic protein RPM-1
    Joseph Watson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Bona fide rpm-1 regulated genes will be tested genetically for roles in synapse formation and stabilization. This work should reveal genes involved in synaptogenesis. ..