Recommended Readings: Eddy De Robertis, Ph.D., Nov 13, 2009

Friday Lecture Series

From Spemann’s Organizer to the Integration of BMP and Wnt Signaling Gradients in Embryos

Eddy De Robertis, M.D.,  Ph.D.

Norman Sprague Professor of Biological Chemistry, University of California, Los Angeles; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

November 13, 2009

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Articles:

De Robertis, E. M. 2006. Spemann’s organizer and self-regulation in amphibian embryos. Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology 7, (4): 296-302

De Robertis, E. M., and Kuroda, H. 2004.  Dorsal-ventral patterning and neural induction in xenopus embryos. Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology, 20: 285-308

Fuentealba, L. C., E. Eivers, A. Ikeda, C. Hurtado, H. Kuroda, E. M. Pera, and E. M. De Robertis. 2007. Integrating patterning signals: Wnt/GSK3 regulates the duration of the BMP/Smad1 signal. Cell 131, (5): 980-993

Lee, H. X., A. L. Ambrosio, B. Reversade, and E. M. De Robertis. 2006. Embryonic dorsal-ventral signaling: Secreted frizzled-related proteins as inhibitors of tolloid proteinases. Cell, 124, (1): 147-159

Reversade, B., and E. M. De Robertis. 2005. Regulation of ADMP and BMP2/4/7 at opposite embryonic poles generates a self-regulating morphogenetic field. Cell 123, (6): 1147-1160