ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-000628-1
Liu, Ningai
Address: Department of Molecular Cell and Developmental Biology University of California 621 Charles E. Young Drive South LS4325 P.O. Box 951606 Los Angeles, CA 90095-1606 USA
Phone: (706) 721-8995
Fax: (706) 721-8752


Liu, N.A., Araki, T., Cuevas-Ramos, D., Hong, J., Ben-Shlomo, A., Tone, Y., Tone, M., Melmed, S. (2015) Cyclin E - mediated human proopiomelanocortin regulation as a therapeutic target for Cushing disease. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 100(7):2557-64
Liu, N.A., Jiang, H., Ben-Shlomo, A., Wawrowsky, K., Fan, X.M., Lin, S., and Melmed, S. (2011) Targeting zebrafish and murine pituitary corticotroph tumors with a cyclin-dependent kinase (CDK) inhibitor. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108(20):8414-8419
Ríos, Y., Melmed, S., Lin, S., and Liu, N.A. (2011) Zebrafish usp39 Mutation Leads to rb1 mRNA Splicing Defect and Pituitary Lineage Expansion. PLoS Genetics. 7(1):e1001271
Qi, F., Song, J., Yang, H., Gao, W., Liu, N.A., Zhang, B., and Lin, S. (2010) Mmp23b promotes liver development and hepatocyte proliferation through the tumor necrosis factor pathway in zebrafish. Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.). 52(6):2158-2166
Jiang, Z., Song, J., Qi, F., Xiao, A., An, X., Liu, N.A., Zhu, Z., Zhang, B., and Lin, S. (2008) Exdpf is a key regulator of exocrine pancreas development controlled by retinoic acid and ptf1a in zebrafish. PLoS Biology. 6(11):e293
Liu, N.A., Ren, M., Song, J., Ríos, Y., Wawrowsky, K., Ben-Shlomo, A., Lin, S., and Melmed, S. (2008) In vivo time-lapse imaging delineates the zebrafish pituitary proopiomelanocortin lineage boundary regulated by FGF3 signal. Developmental Biology. 319(2):192-200
Song, J., Kim, H.J., Gong, Z., Liu, N.A., and Lin, S. (2007) Vhnf1 acts downstream of Bmp, Fgf, and RA signals to regulate endocrine beta cell development in zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 303(2):561-575
Maaswinkel, H. and Li, L. (2003) Olfactory input increases visual sensitivity in zebrafish: a possible function for the terminal nerve and dopaminergic interplexiform cells. The Journal of experimental biology. 206(13):2201-2209
Liu, N.A., Huang, H., Yang, Z., Herzog, W., Hammerschmidt, M., Lin, S., and Melmed, S. (2003) Pituitary corticotroph ontogeny and regulation in transgenic zebrafish. Molecular endocrinology (Baltimore, Md.). 17(5):959-966
Huang, H., Liu, N., and Lin, S. (2001) Pdx-1 knockdown reduces insulin promoter activity in zebrafish. Genesis (New York, N.Y. : 2000). 30(3):134-136
Huang, H., Vogel, S.S., Liu, N., Melton, D.A., and Lin, S. (2001) Analysis of pancreatic development in living transgenic zebrafish embryos. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. 177(1-2):117-124
Yang, Z., Liu, N., and Lin, S. (2001) A zebrafish forebrain-specific zinc finger gene can induce ectopic dlx2 and dlx6 expression. Developmental Biology. 231(1):138-148
Long, Q., Huang, H., Shafizadeh, E., Liu, N., and Lin, S. (2000) Stimulation of erythropoiesis by inhibiting a new hematopoietic death receptor in transgenic zebrafish. Nature cell biology. 2(8):549-552