ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-020808-3
Key, Brian
Email: brian.key@uq.edu.au
URL: http://sbms.uq.edu.au/neurodev/
Affiliation:
Address: Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology School of Biomedical Sciences University of Queensland Otto Hirschfeld Building, Room 614 Chancellor's Place Brisbane, 4072 Australia
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Phone: 61-7-3365-2955
Fax: 61-7-3365-2955
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BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
Axon guidance and neural development in the vertebrate embryonic brain.


PUBLICATIONS
Diggles, B.K., Arlinghaus, R., Browman, H.I., Cooke, S.J., Cowx, I.G., Kasumyan, A.O., Key, B., Rose, J.D., Sawynok, W., Schwab, A., Skiftesvik, A.B., Stevens, E.D., Watson, C.A., Wynne, C.D.L. (2017) Responses of larval zebrafish to low pH immersion assay. Comment on Lopez-Luna et al. The Journal of experimental biology. 220:3191-3192
Key, B., Arlinghaus, R., Browman, H.I., Cooke, S.J., Cowx, I.G., Diggles, B.K., Rose, J.D., Sawynok, W., Schwab, A., Skiftesvik, A.B., Stevens, E.D., Watson, C.A. (2017) Problems with equating thermal preference with 'emotional fever' and sentience: comment on 'Fish can show emotional fever: stress-induced hyperthermia in zebrafish' by Rey et al. (2015). Proceedings. Biological sciences / The Royal Society. 284(1847)
Klarić, T., Lardelli, M., Key, B., Koblar, S., Lewis, M. (2014) Activity-dependent expression of neuronal PAS domain-containing protein 4 (npas4a) in the developing zebrafish brain. Frontiers in Neuroanatomy. 8:148
James, G., Key, B., and Beverdam, A. (2014) The E3 ubiquitin ligase Mycbp2 genetically interacts with Robo2 to modulate axon guidance in the mouse olfactory system. Brain structure & function. 219(3):861-74
John, J.A., Scott, S., Chua, K.Y., Claxton, C., and Key, B. (2013) Growth cone dynamics in the zebrafish embryonic forebrain is regulated by Brother of CDO. Neuroscience letters. 545:11-6
Hofmeister, W., and Key, B. (2013) Frizzled-3a and Wnt-8b genetically interact during forebrain commissural formation in embryonic zebrafish. Brain research. 1506:25-34
Hofmeister, W., Devine, C.A., and Key, B. (2013) Distinct expression patterns of syndecans in the embryonic zebrafish brain. Gene Expression Patterns. 13(3-4):126-32
St John, J.A., and Key, B. (2012) HuC-eGFP mosaic labelling of neurons in zebrafish enables in vivo live cell imaging of growth cones. Journal of Molecular Histology. 43(6):615-623
Gaudin, A., Hofmeister, W., and Key, B. (2012) Chemoattractant axon guidance cues regulate de novo axon trajectories in the embryonic forebrain of zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 367(2):126-139
Hofmeister, W., Devine, C.A., Rothnagel, J.A., and Key, B. (2012) Frizzled-3a and slit2 genetically interact to modulate midline axon crossing in the telencephalon. Mechanisms of Development. 129(5-8):109-124
Devine, C.A., and Key, B. (2008) Robo-Slit interactions regulate longitudinal axon pathfinding in the embryonic vertebrate brain. Developmental Biology. 313(1):371-383
Nixon, S.J., Carter, A., Wegner, J., Ferguson, C., Floetenmeyer, M., Riches, J., Key, B., Westerfield, M., and Parton, R.G. (2007) Caveolin-1 is required for lateral line neuromast and notochord development. Journal of Cell Science. 120(13):2151-2161
Cooper, B.J., Key, B., Carter, A., Angel, N.Z., Hart, D.N., and Kato, M. (2006) Suppression and overexpression of adenosylhomocysteine hydrolase-like protein 1 (AHCYL1) influences zebrafish embryo development - a possible role for AHCYL1 in inositol phospholipid signaling. The Journal of biological chemistry. 281(32):22471-22484
Kinna, G., Kolle, G., Carter, A., Key, B., Lieschke, G.J., Perkins, A., and Little, M.H. (2006) Knockdown of zebrafish crim1 results in a bent tail phenotype with defects in somite and vascular development. Mechanisms of Development. 123(4):277-287
Nixon, S.J., Wegner, J., Ferguson, C., Méry, P.F., Hancock, J.F., Currie, P.D., Key, B., Westerfield, M., and Parton, R.G. (2005) Zebrafish as a model for caveolin-associated muscle disease; caveolin-3 is required for myofibril organization and muscle cell patterning. Hum. Mol. Genet.. 14(13):1727-1743
Connor, R.M., Allen, C.L., Devine, C.A., Claxton, C., and Key, B. (2005) BOC, brother of CDO, is a dorsoventral axon-guidance molecule in the embryonic vertebrate brain. The Journal of comparative neurology. 485(1):32-42
Devine, C.A. and Key, B. (2003) Identifying axon guidance defects in the embryonic zebrafish brain. Methods in cell science : an official journal of the Society for In Vitro Biology. 25(1-2):33-37
Key, B. and Devine, C.A. (2003) Zebrafish as an experimental model: strategies for developmental and molecular neurobiology studies. Methods in cell science : an official journal of the Society for In Vitro Biology. 25:1-6
Hjorth, J. and Key, B. (2002) Development of axon pathways in the zebrafish central nervous system. The International journal of developmental biology. 46(4):609-619
Hjorth, J.T., Connor, R.M., and Key, B. (2002) Role of hlx1 in zebrafish brain morphogenesis. The International journal of developmental biology. 46(4):583-596
Hjorth, J.T., Gad, J., Cooper, H., and Key, B. (2001) A zebrafish homologue of deleted in colorectal cancer (zdcc) is expressed in the first neuronal clusters of the developing brain. Mechanisms of Development. 109(1):105-109
Hjorth, J.T. and Key, B. (2001) Are pioneer axons guided by regulatory gene expression domains in the zebrafish forebrain? High-resolution analysis of the patterning of the zebrafish brain during axon tract formation. Developmental Biology. 229(2):271-286

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