Rolf Urbach

Summary

Affiliation: University of Mainz
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The pattern of neuroblast formation, mitotic domains and proneural gene expression during early brain development in Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institut fur Genetik, Universitat Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 130:3589-606. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroblast formation and patterning during early brain development in Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Germany
    Bioessays 26:739-51. 2004
  3. pmc Gene expression profiles uncover individual identities of gnathal neuroblasts and serial homologies in the embryonic CNS of Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Mainz D 55099, Germany
    Development 143:1290-301. 2016
  4. ncbi request reprint Segment-specific requirements for dorsoventral patterning genes during early brain development in Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 133:4315-30. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Dorsoventral patterning of the brain: a comparative approach
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Adv Exp Med Biol 628:42-56. 2008
  6. pmc A procephalic territory in Drosophila exhibiting similarities and dissimilarities compared to the vertebrate midbrain/hindbrain boundary region
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Johannes Joachim Becherweg 32, Mainz, Germany, D 55128
    Neural Dev 2:23. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Segment polarity and DV patterning gene expression reveals segmental organization of the Drosophila brain
    Rolf Urbach
    Institut fur Genetik, Universitat Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 130:3607-20. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Ems and Nkx6 are central regulators in dorsoventral patterning of the Drosophila brain
    Janina Seibert
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 136:3937-47. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Role of en and novel interactions between msh, ind, and vnd in dorsoventral patterning of the Drosophila brain and ventral nerve cord
    Janina Seibert
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Dev Biol 346:332-45. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Origin of Drosophila mushroom body neuroblasts and generation of divergent embryonic lineages
    Thomas Kunz
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 139:2510-22. 2012

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint The pattern of neuroblast formation, mitotic domains and proneural gene expression during early brain development in Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institut fur Genetik, Universitat Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 130:3589-606. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroblast formation and patterning during early brain development in Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Germany
    Bioessays 26:739-51. 2004
    ..Several parallels in early brain patterning between the fly and the vertebrate systems have become evident...
  3. pmc Gene expression profiles uncover individual identities of gnathal neuroblasts and serial homologies in the embryonic CNS of Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Mainz D 55099, Germany
    Development 143:1290-301. 2016
    ..Modifications in the molecular signature of serially homologous neuroblasts are likely to determine the segment-specific characteristics of their lineages...
  4. ncbi request reprint Segment-specific requirements for dorsoventral patterning genes during early brain development in Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 133:4315-30. 2006
    ..We also show that, in the anterior brain (protocerebrum), normal production of early glial cells is independent from msh and vnd, in contrast to the posterior brain (deuto- and tritocerebrum) and to the ventral nerve cord...
  5. doi request reprint Dorsoventral patterning of the brain: a comparative approach
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Adv Exp Med Biol 628:42-56. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc A procephalic territory in Drosophila exhibiting similarities and dissimilarities compared to the vertebrate midbrain/hindbrain boundary region
    Rolf Urbach
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Johannes Joachim Becherweg 32, Mainz, Germany, D 55128
    Neural Dev 2:23. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Segment polarity and DV patterning gene expression reveals segmental organization of the Drosophila brain
    Rolf Urbach
    Institut fur Genetik, Universitat Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 130:3607-20. 2003
    ..The labral neuromere is confined to the posterior segmental compartment. Finally, similarities in the expression of DV patterning genes between the Drosophila and vertebrate brains are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Ems and Nkx6 are central regulators in dorsoventral patterning of the Drosophila brain
    Janina Seibert
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 136:3937-47. 2009
    ..This resembles the mutually repressive relationship between pairs of homeodomain proteins that pattern the vertebrate neural tube in the DV axis...
  9. doi request reprint Role of en and novel interactions between msh, ind, and vnd in dorsoventral patterning of the Drosophila brain and ventral nerve cord
    Janina Seibert
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Dev Biol 346:332-45. 2010
    ..These results indicate that input from the anteroposterior patterning system is needed for the spatially restricted expression of DV genes in the brain and ventral nerve cord...
  10. doi request reprint Origin of Drosophila mushroom body neuroblasts and generation of divergent embryonic lineages
    Thomas Kunz
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 139:2510-22. 2012
    ..The MBNBs are the first stem cells of the Drosophila CNS for which the origin and complete cell lineages have been determined...
  11. doi request reprint Non-fluorescent RNA in situ hybridization combined with antibody staining to visualize multiple gene expression patterns in the embryonic brain of Drosophila
    David Jussen
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Methods Mol Biol 1082:19-35. 2014
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Molecular markers for identified neuroblasts in the developing brain of Drosophila
    Rolf Urbach
    Institut fur Genetik, Universitat Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Development 130:3621-37. 2003
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Neuroblast pattern and identity in the Drosophila tail region and role of doublesex in the survival of sex-specific precursors
    Oliver Birkholz
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Development 140:1830-42. 2013
    ..These data establish the terminal neuromeres as a model for further investigations into the mechanisms controlling segment- and sex-specific patterning in the central nervous system...
  14. doi request reprint Analysis of complete neuroblast cell lineages in the Drosophila embryonic brain via DiI labeling
    Karoline F Kraft
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Methods Mol Biol 1082:37-56. 2014
    ..Such lineage-based information is a critical key for understanding the cellular and molecular mechanisms that underlie specification of cell fates in spatial and temporal dimension in the embryonic brain. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Generation of cell diversity and segmental pattern in the embryonic central nervous system of Drosophila
    Gerhard M Technau
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, Saarstrasse 21, 55122 Mainz, Germany
    Dev Dyn 235:861-9. 2006
    ..This review addresses aspects of the formation and specification of neural stem cells (neuroblasts) in Drosophila in the light of recent studies on their segmental diversification...
  16. doi request reprint Retinal homeobox promotes cell growth, proliferation and survival of mushroom body neuroblasts in the Drosophila brain
    Karoline F Kraft
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, D 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Mech Dev 142:50-61. 2016
    ..Our data support that the role of Rx in forebrain development is conserved between vertebrates and fly...
  17. pmc Genetic regulation and function of epidermal growth factor receptor signalling in patterning of the embryonic Drosophila brain
    David Jussen
    Institute of Genetics, University of Mainz, 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Open Biol 6:. 2016
    ..These data demonstrate that EGFR signalling is crucially important for patterning and early neurogenesis of the brain...
  18. ncbi request reprint The columnar gene vnd is required for tritocerebral neuromere formation during embryonic brain development of Drosophila
    Simon G Sprecher
    Biozentrum, University of Basel, CH 4056 Basel, Switzerland
    Development 133:4331-9. 2006
    ..Taken together, our results indicate that vnd is required for the genesis and proper identity specification of tritocerebral neural lineages during embryonic brain development of Drosophila...