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Lillesaar, Christina
Email: christina.lillesaar@gsf.de
Address: Zebrafish Neurogenetics Group Development, Evolution and Plasticity of the Nervous System (DEPSN) UPR2197, CNRS Institute of Neurobiology Alfred Fessard Bâtiment 5 Avenue de la Terrasse Gif-sur-Yvette cédex, 91198 France
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Reuter, I., Jäckels, J., Kneitz, S., Kuper, J., Lesch, K.P., Lillesaar, C. (2019) Fgf3 is crucial for the generation of monoaminergic cerebrospinal fluid contacting cells in zebrafish. Biology Open. 8(6):
Berger, C., Helmprobst, F., Chapouton, P., Lillesaar, C., Stigloher, C. (2017) sept8a and sept8b mRNA expression in the developing and adult zebrafish. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 25-26:8-21
Helmprobst, F., Lillesaar, C., Stigloher, C. (2017) Expression of sept3, sept5a and sept5b in the Developing and Adult Nervous System of the Zebrafish (Danio rerio).. Frontiers in Neuroanatomy. 11:6
Reuter, I., Knaup, S., Romanos, M., Lesch, K.P., Drepper, C., Lillesaar, C. (2016) Developmental exposure to acetaminophen does not induce hyperactivity in zebrafish larvae. Journal of neural transmission (Vienna, Austria : 1996). 123(8):841-8
Montgomery, J.E., Wiggin, T.D., Rivera-Perez, L.M., Lillesaar, C., Masino, M.A. (2016) Intraspinal serotonergic neurons consist of two, temporally distinct populations in developing zebrafish. Developmental Neurobiology. 76(6):673-87
Xing, L., Son, J.H., Stevenson, T.J., Lillesaar, C., Bally-Cuif, L., Dahl, T., Bonkowsky, J.L. (2015) A Serotonin Circuit Acts as an Environmental Sensor to Mediate Midline Axon Crossing through EphrinB2. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 35:14794-808
Bosco, A., Bureau, C., Affaticati, P., Gaspar, P., Bally-Cuif, L., and Lillesaar, C. (2013) Development of hypothalamic serotoninergic neurons requires Fgf signalling via the ETS-domain transcription factor Etv5b. Development (Cambridge, England). 140(2):372-384
Gaspar, P., and Lillesaar, C. (2012) Probing the diversity of serotonin neurons. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences. 367(1601):2382-2394
Lillesaar, C. (2011) The serotonergic system in fish. Journal of chemical neuroanatomy. 41(4):294-308
Lillesaar, C., Stigloher, C., Tannhäuser, B., Wullimann, M.F., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2009) Axonal projections originating from raphe serotonergic neurons in the developing and adult zebrafish, Danio rerio, using transgenics to visualize raphe-specific pet1 expression. The Journal of comparative neurology. 512(2):158-182
Ninkovic, J., Stigloher, C., Lillesaar, C., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2008) Gsk3{beta}/PKA and Gli1 regulate the maintenance of neural progenitors at the midbrain-hindbrain boundary in concert with E(Spl) factor activity. Development (Cambridge, England). 135(18):3137-3148
Lillesaar, C., Tannhauser, B., Stigloher, C., Kremmer, E., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2007) The serotonergic phenotype is acquired by converging genetic mechanisms within the zebrafish central nervous system. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 236(4):1072-1084