ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-010515-9
Siekmann, Arndt Friedrich
Email: arndt.siekmann@mpi-muenster.mpg.de
URL: http://www.mpi-muenster.mpg.de/research/teams/groups/rgsiekmann/index.html
Affiliation: Siekmann Lab
Address: Max-Planck-Institute for Molecular Biomedicine Laboratory for Cardiovascular Patterning Röntgenstr. 20 Münster, 48149 Germany
Country: Germany
Phone: +49.251.70365.459
Fax: +49.251.70365.499


Lange, M., Ohnesorge, N., Hoffmann, D., Rocha, S.F., Benedito, R., Siekmann, A.F. (2022) Zebrafish mutants in vegfab can affect endothelial cell proliferation without altering ERK phosphorylation and are phenocopied by loss of PI3K signaling. Developmental Biology. 486:26-43
Tsaryk, R., Yucel, N., Leonard, E.V., Diaz, N., Bondareva, O., Odenthal-Schnittler, M., Arany, Z., Vaquerizas, J.M., Schnittler, H., Siekmann, A.F. (2022) Shear stress switches the association of endothelial enhancers from ETV/ETS to KLF transcription factor binding sites. Scientific Reports. 12:4795
Leonard, E.V., Figueroa, R.J., Bussmann, J., Lawson, N.D., Amigo, J.D., Siekmann, A.F. (2022) Regenerating vascular mural cells in zebrafish fin blood vessels are not derived from pre-existing ones and differentially require pdgfrb signalling for their development. Development (Cambridge, England). 149(7)
Santoro, M.M., Beltrame, M., Panáková, D., Siekmann, A.F., Tiso, N., Venero Galanternik, M., Jung, H.M., Weinstein, B.M. (2019) Advantages and Challenges of Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Studies in Zebrafish Research. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 7:89
Red-Horse, K., Siekmann, A.F. (2019) Veins and Arteries Build Hierarchical Branching Patterns Differently: Bottom-Up versus Top-Down. BioEssays : news and reviews in molecular, cellular and developmental biology. 41:e1800198
Sugden, W.W., Leonardo-Mendonça, R.C., Acuña-Castroviejo, D., Siekmann, A.F. (2017) Genetic dissection of endothelial transcriptional activity of zebrafish aryl hydrocarbon receptors (AHRs). PLoS One. 12:e0183433
Hasan, S.S., Tsaryk, R., Lange, M., Wisniewski, L., Moore, J.C., Lawson, N.D., Wojciechowska, K., Schnittler, H., Siekmann, A.F. (2017) Endothelial Notch signalling limits angiogenesis via control of artery formation. Nature cell biology. 19(8):928-940
Sugden, W.W., Meissner, R., Aegerter-Wilmsen, T., Tsaryk, R., Leonard, E.V., Bussmann, J., Hamm, M.J., Herzog, W., Jin, Y., Jakobsson, L., Denz, C., Siekmann, A.F. (2017) Endoglin controls blood vessel diameter through endothelial cell shape changes in response to haemodynamic cues. Nature cell biology. 19(6):653-665
Figueroa, R.J., Carrasco-Avino, G., Wichmann, I.A., Lange, M., Owen, G.I., Siekmann, A.F., Corvalán, A.H., Opazo, J.C., Amigo, J.D. (2017) Reprimo tissue-specific expression pattern is conserved between zebrafish and human. PLoS One. 12:e0178274
Xu, C., Volkery, S., Siekmann, A.F. (2015) Intubation-based anesthesia for long-term time-lapse imaging of adult zebrafish. Nature Protocols. 10:2064-2073
Harrison, M.R., Bussmann, J., Huang, Y., Zhao, L., Osorio, A., Burns, C.G., Burns, C.E., Sucov, H.M., Siekmann, A.F., Lien, C.L. (2015) Chemokine-guided angiogenesis directs coronary vasculature formation in zebrafish. Developmental Cell. 33:442-54
Xu, C., Hasan, S.S., Schmidt, I., Rocha, S.F., Pitulescu, M.E., Bussmann, J., Meyen, D., Raz, E., Adams, R.H., Siekmann, A.F. (2014) Arteries are formed by vein-derived endothelial tip cells. Nature communications. 5:5758
Quillien, A., Moore, J.C., Shin, M., Siekmann, A.F., Smith, T., Pan, L., Moens, C.B., Parsons, M.J., Lawson, N.D. (2014) Distinct Notch signaling outputs pattern the developing arterial system. Development (Cambridge, England). 141:1544-52
Kochhan, E., Lenard, A., Ellertsdottir, E., Herwig, L., Affolter, M., Belting, H.G., and Siekmann, A.F. (2013) Blood Flow Changes Coincide with Cellular Rearrangements during Blood Vessel Pruning in Zebrafish Embryos. PLoS One. 8(10):e75060
Kochhan, E., and Siekmann, A.F. (2013) Zebrafish as a model to study chemokine function. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 1013:145-159
Cha, Y.R., Fujita, M., Butler, M., Isogai, S., Kochhan, E., Siekmann, A.F., and Weinstein, B.M. (2012) Chemokine Signaling Directs Trunk Lymphatic Network Formation along the Preexisting Blood Vasculature. Developmental Cell. 22(4):824-836
Zhu, C., Smith, T., McNulty, J., Rayla, A.L., Lakshmanan, A., Siekmann, A.F., Buffardi, M., Meng, X., Shin, J., Padmanabhan, A., Cifuentes, D., Giraldez, A.J., Look, A.T., Epstein, J.A., Lawson, N.D., and Wolfe, S.A. (2011) Evaluation and application of modularly assembled zinc-finger nucleases in zebrafish. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(20):4555-4564
Bussmann, J., Wolfe, S.A., and Siekmann, A.F. (2011) Arterial-venous network formation during brain vascularization involves hemodynamic regulation of chemokine signaling. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(9):1717-1726
Krueger, J., Liu, D., Scholz, K., Zimmer, A., Shi, Y., Klein, C., Siekmann, A., Schulte-Merker, S., Cudmore, M., Ahmed, A., le Noble, F. (2011) Flt1 acts as a negative regulator of tip cell formation and branching morphogenesis in the zebrafish embryo. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(10):2111-2120
Geudens, I., Herpers, R., Hermans, K., Segura, I., Ruiz de Almodovar, C., Bussmann, J., De Smet, F., Vandevelde, W., Hogan, B.M., Siekmann, A., Claes, F., Moore, J.C., Pistocchi, A.S., Loges, S., Mazzone, M., Mariggi, G., Bruyere, F., Cotelli, F., Kerjaschki, D., Noel, A., Foidart, J.M., Gerhardt, H., Ny, A., Langenberg, T., Lawson, N.D., Duckers, H.J., Schulte-Merker, S., Carmeliet, P., and Dewerchin, M. (2010) Role of delta-like-4/Notch in the formation and wiring of the lymphatic network in zebrafish. Arterioscler. Thromb. Vasc. Biol.. 30(9):1695-1702
Lorent, K., Moore, J.C., Siekmann, A.F., Lawson, N., and Pack, M. (2010) Reiterative use of the notch signal during zebrafish intrahepatic biliary development. Developmental Dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 239(3):855-864
Siekmann, A.F., Standley, C., Fogarty, K.E., Wolfe, S.A., and Lawson, N.D. (2009) Chemokine signaling guides regional patterning of the first embryonic artery. Genes & Development. 23(19):2272-2277
Parsons, M.J., Pisharath, H., Yusuff, S., Moore, J.C., Siekmann, A.F., Lawson, N., and Leach, S.D. (2009) Notch-responsive cells initiate the secondary transition in larval zebrafish pancreas. Mechanisms of Development. 126(10):898-912
Siekmann, A.F., and Lawson, N.D. (2007) Notch signalling limits angiogenic cell behaviour in developing zebrafish arteries. Nature. 445(7129):781-784
Siekmann, A.F., and Brand, M. (2005) Distinct tissue-specificity of three zebrafish ext1 genes encoding proteoglycan modifying enzymes and their relationship to somitic Sonic Hedgehog signaling. Developmental Dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 232(2):498-505
Siekmann, A.F. (2004) Dynamic visualization and genetic determinants of Sonic hedgehog protein distribution during zebrafish embryonic development. Ph.D. Thesis.