Recommended Readings: Peter Reddien, Ph.D. Friday September 28, 2018

Friday Lectures

Friday, September 28, 2018  3:45 p.m.

Caspary Auditorium

Peter Reddien Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Department Head

Department of Biology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

How Stem Cells and Positional Information Lead to Planarian Regeneration

Recommended Readings:

Science News

Lisa Girard. A blueprint for regeneration. March 15, 2018. MIT News

Empirical Articles

Fincher, Christopher T.; Wurtzel, Omri; de Hoog, Thom; et al. (2018). Cell type transcriptome atlas for the planarian Schmidtea mediterranea. SCIENCE.  360 (6391): 874-+

Atabay KD, LoCascio SA, de Hoog T, Reddien PW. (2018). Self-organization and progenitor targeting generate stable patterns in planarian regeneration. SCIENCE. 360 (6387):404-409

Scimone, M. Lucila; Cote, Lauren E.; Reddien, Peter W. (2017). Orthogonal muscle fibres have different instructive roles in planarian regeneration. NATURE. 551 (7682): 623-+  

Raz, Amelie A.; Srivastava, Mansi; Salvamoser, Ranja; et al. (2017). Acoel regeneration mechanisms indicate an ancient role for muscle in regenerative patterning. NATURE COMMUNCATIONS. 8

Wurtzel, Omri; Oderberg, Isaac M.; Reddien, Peter W. (2017). Planarian Epidermal Stem Cells Respond to Positional Cues to Promote Cell-Type Diversity. DEVELOPMENTAL CELL. 40 (5): 491-504  

Scimone, M. Lucila; Kravarik, Kellie M.; Lapan, Sylvain W.; et al. (2014). Neoblast Specialization in Regeneration of the Planarian Schmidtea mediterranea. STEM CELLS REPORTS. 3 (2): 339-352

van Wolfswinkel, Josien C.; Wagner, Daniel E.; Reddien, Peter W. (2014). Single-Cell Analysis Reveals Functionally Distinct Classes within the Planarian Stem Cell Compartment. CELL STEM CELL. 15 (3): 326-339

Wagner, Daniel E.; Wang, Irving E.; Reddien, Peter W. (2011). Clonogenic Neoblasts Are Pluripotent Adult Stem Cells That Underlie Planarian Regeneration. SCIENCE. 332 (6031): 811-816  

Review Paper

Tanaka, Elly M.; Reddien, Peter W. (2011). The Cellular Basis for Animal Regeneration. DEVELOPMENTAL CELL. 21 (1): 172-185

Reddien, Peter W. (2011). Constitutive gene expression and the specification of tissue identity in adult planarian biology.  TRENDS IN GENETICS. 27 (7): 277-285  

Book Chapter

Wang IE, Wagner DE, Reddien PW. (2018). Clonal Analysis of Planarian Stem Cells by Subtotal Irradiation and Single-Cell Transplantation. Planarian Regeneration. 1774:479-495

Recommended Readings: Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado, Ph.D.; May 1

Friday Lecture Series

“Dying Young as Late as Possible: Regeneration, Planarians and Stem Cells”

Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado, Ph.D.

University of Utah

May 1, 2009

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

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Articles:

Sanchez Alvarado, A. 2008. Stem cells: time to check our premises. Cell stem cell. 3(1):25-29.

 

Sanchez Alvarado, A. 2007. Stem cells and the Planarian Schmidtea mediterranea. Comptes Rendus – Biologies. 330(6-7):498-503. (Request a copy from the Markus Library librequest@rockefeller.edu)

 

Sanchez Alvarado, A. 2006. Planarian regeneration: Its end is its beginning. Cell. 124(2):241-245.

 

Reddien, P.W., Oviedo, N.J., Jennings, J.R., Jenkin, J.C., Sanchez Alvarado, A. 2005. Developmental biology: SMEDWI-2 is a PIWI-like protein that regulates planarian stem cells. Science. 310(5752):1327-1330.

 

Reddien, P.W., Bermange, A.L., Murfitt, K.J., Jennings, J.R., Sanchez Alvarado, A. 2005. Identification of genes needed for regeneration, stem cell function, and tissue homeostasis by systematic gene perturbation in planaria. Developmental Cell. 8(5):635-649.

 

Reddien, P.W., Sanchez Alvarado, A. 2004. Fundamentals of planarian regeneration. Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology. (20):725-757.

 

Sanchez Alvarado, A. 2004. Regeneration and the need for simpler model organisms. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 359(1445):759-763.