ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-070606-1
Sheets, Lavinia
Email: sheetsl@wustl.edu
URL: http://oto.wustl.edu/sheetslab/
Affiliation: Sheets Lab
Address: Dept. Otolaryngology, Campus Box 8115 Washington Univ. School of Medicine 660 So. Euclid Ave. St. Louis, MO 63110
Country: United States
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ORCID ID: 0000-0001-5231-2450


BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS


PUBLICATIONS
Kindt, K.S., Sheets, L. (2018) Transmission Disrupted: Modeling Auditory Synaptopathy in Zebrafish. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 6:114
Sheets, L., He, X.J., Olt, J., Schreck, M., Petralia, R.S., Wang, Y.X., Zhang, Q., Beirl, A., Nicolson, T., Marcotti, W., Trapani, J.G., Kindt, K.S. (2017) Enlargement of ribbons in zebrafish hair cells increases calcium currents, but disrupts afferent spontaneous activity and timing of stimulus onset. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 37(26):6299-6313
Sebe, J.Y., Cho, S., Sheets, L., Rutherford, M.A., von Gersdorff, H., Raible, D.W. (2017) Ca2+-Permeable AMPARs Mediate Glutamatergic Transmission and Excitotoxic Damage at the Hair Cell Ribbon Synapse.. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 37(25):6162-6175
Sheets, L. (2017) Excessive activation of ionotropic glutamate receptors induces apoptotic hair-cell death independent of afferent and efferent innervation. Scientific Reports. 7:41102
Lv, C., Stewart, W.J., Akanyeti, O., Frederick, C., Zhu, J., Santos-Sacchi, J., Sheets, L., Liao, J.C., Zenisek, D. (2016) Synaptic Ribbons Require Ribeye for Electron Density, Proper Synaptic Localization, and Recruitment of Calcium Channels. Cell Reports. 15(12):2784-95
Toro, C., Trapani, J.G., Pacentine, I., Maeda, R., Sheets, L., Mo, W., Nicolson, T. (2015) Dopamine Modulates the Activity of Sensory Hair Cells. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 35(50):16494-16503
Sheets, L., Hagen, M.W., Nicolson, T. (2014) Characterization of Ribeye Subunits in Zebrafish Hair Cells Reveals That Exogenous Ribeye B-Domain and CtBP1 Localize to the Basal Ends of Synaptic Ribbons. PLoS One. 9:e107256
Sheets, L., Kindt, K.S., and Nicolson, T. (2012) Presynaptic CaV1.3 Channels Regulate Synaptic Ribbon Size and Are Required for Synaptic Maintenance in Sensory Hair Cells. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 32(48):17273-17286
Sheets, L., Trapani, J.G., Mo, W., Obholzer, N., and Nicolson, T. (2011) Ribeye is required for presynaptic CaV1.3a channel localization and afferent innervation of sensory hair cells. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(7):1309-1319
Sheets, L., Ransom, D.G., Mellgren, E.M., Johnson, S.L., and Schnapp, B.J. (2007) Zebrafish Melanophilin Facilitates Melanosome Dispersion by Regulating Dynein. Current biology : CB. 17(20):1721-1734
Sheets, L. (2006) Zebrafish melanocytes as a model system to investigate intracellular transport regulation : a dissertation. Ph.D. Thesis. :135p

NON-ZEBRAFISH PUBLICATIONS