ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-960805-29
Amores, Angel
Email: amores@oregon.uoregon.edu
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Affiliation: Postlethwait Zebrafish Genetics Laboratory
Address: Institute of Neuroscience 1254 University of Oregon Eugene, OR 97403-1254 USA
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Phone: (541) 346-4495
Fax: (541) 346-4548
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BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS


PUBLICATIONS
Braasch, I., Gehrke, A.R., Smith, J.J., Kawasaki, K., Manousaki, T., Pasquier, J., Amores, A., Desvignes, T., Batzel, P., Catchen, J., Berlin, A.M., Campbell, M.S., Barrell, D., Martin, K.J., Mulley, J.F., Ravi, V., Lee, A.P., Nakamura, T., Chalopin, D., Fan, S., Wcisel, D., Cañestro, C., Sydes, J., Beaudry, F.E., Sun, Y., Hertel, J., Beam, M.J., Fasold, M., Ishiyama, M., Johnson, J., Kehr, S., Lara, M., Letaw, J.H., Litman, G.W., Litman, R.T., Mikami, M., Ota, T., Saha, N.R., Williams, L., Stadler, P.F., Wang, H., Taylor, J.S., Fontenot, Q., Ferrara, A., Searle, S.M., Aken, B., Yandell, M., Schneider, I., Yoder, J.A., Volff, J.N., Meyer, A., Amemiya, C.T., Venkatesh, B., Holland, P.W., Guiguen, Y., Bobe, J., Shubin, N.H., Di Palma, F., Alföldi, J., Lindblad-Toh, K., Postlethwait, J.H. (2016) The spotted gar genome illuminates vertebrate evolution and facilitates human-teleost comparisons. Nature Genetics. 48(4):427-37
Wilson, C.A., High, S.K., McCluskey, B.M., Amores, A., Yan, Y.L., Titus, T.A., Anderson, J.L., Batzel, P., Carvan, M.J., Schartl, M., Postlethwait, J.H. (2014) Wild Sex in Zebrafish: Loss of the Natural Sex Determinant in Domesticated Strains. Genetics. 198(3):1291-308
Amores, A., Catchen, J., Nanda, I., Warren, W., Walter, R., Schartl, M., Postlethwait, J.H. (2014) A RAD-tag Genetic Map for the Platyfish (Xiphophorus maculatus) Reveals Mechanisms of Karyotype Evolution Among Teleost Fish. Genetics. 197(2):625-41
Schartl, M., Walter, R.B., Shen, Y., Garcia, T., Catchen, J., Amores, A., Braasch, I., Chalopin, D., Volff, J.N., Lesch, K.P., Bisazza, A., Minx, P., Hillier, L., Wilson, R.K., Fuerstenberg, S., Boore, J., Searle, S., Postlethwait, J.H., and Warren, W.C. (2013) The genome of the platyfish, Xiphophorus maculatus, provides insights into evolutionary adaptation and several complex traits. Nature Genetics. 45(5):567-572
Eames, B.F., Amores, A., Yan, Y.L., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2012) Evolution of the osteoblast: Skeletogenesis in gar and zebrafish. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 12(1):27
Anderson, J.L., Rodriguez-Mari, A., Braasch, I., Amores, A., Hohenlohe, P., Batzel, P., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2012) Multiple Sex-Associated Regions and a Putative Sex Chromosome in Zebrafish Revealed by RAD Mapping and Population Genomics. PLoS One. 7(7):e40701
Catchen, J.M., Amores, A., Hohenlohe, P., Cresko, W., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2011) Stacks: building and genotyping Loci de novo from short-read sequences. G3 (Bethesda). 1(3):171-182
Amores, A., Catchen, J., Ferrara, A., Fontenot, Q., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2011) Genome evolution and meiotic maps by massively parallel DNA sequencing: spotted gar, an outgroup for the teleost genome duplication. Genetics. 188(4):799-808
Jovelin, R., Yan, Y.L., He, X., Catchen, J., Amores, A., Canestro, C., Yokoi, H., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2010) Evolution of developmental regulation in the vertebrate FgfD subfamily. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution. 314(1):33-56
Jovelin, R., He, X., Amores, A., Yan, Y.L., Shi, R., Qin, B., Roe, B., Cresko, W.A., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2007) Duplication and divergence of fgf8 functions in teleost development and evolution. Journal of experimental zoology. Part B, Molecular and developmental evolution. 308B(6):730-743
Nolte, C., Rastegar, M., Amores, A., Bouchard, M., Grote, D., Maas, R., Kovacs, E.N., Postlethwait, J., Rambaldi, I., Rowan, S., Yan, Y.L., Zhang, F., and Featherstone, M. (2006) Stereospecificity and PAX6 function direct Hoxd4 neural enhancer activity along the antero-posterior axis. Developmental Biology. 299(2):582-593
Phillips, R.B., Amores, A., Morasch, M.R., Wilson, C., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2006) Assignment of zebrafish genetic linkage groups to chromosomes. Cytogenetic and genome research. 114(2):155-162
Amores, A., Suzuki, T., Yan, Y.-L., Pomeroy, J., Singer, A., Amemiya, C., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2004) Developmental roles of pufferfish hox clusters and genome evolution in ray-fin fish. Genome research. 14(1):1-10
Cresko, W.A., Yan, Y.L., Baltrus, D.A., Amores, A., Singer, A., Rodriguez-Mari, A., and Postlethwait, J.H. (2003) Genome duplication, subfunction partitioning, and lineage divergence: Sox9 in stickleback and zebrafish. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 228(3):480-489
Rhinn, M., Lun, K., Amores, A., Yan, Y.-L., Postlethwait, J.H., and Brand, M. (2003) Cloning, expression and relationship of zebrafish gbx1 and gbx2 genes to Fgf signaling. Mechanisms of Development. 120(8):919-936
Ghanem, N., Jarinova, O., Amores, A., Long, Q., Hatch, G., Park, B.K., Rubenstein, J.L., and Ekker, M. (2003) Regulatory roles of conserved intergenic domains in vertebrate dlx bigene clusters. Genome research. 13(4):533-543
Nolte, C., Amores, A., Nagy Kovacs, E., Postlethwait, J., and Featherstone, M. (2003) The role of a retinoic acid response element in establishing the anterior neural expression border of Hoxd4 transgenes. Mechanisms of Development. 120(3):325-335
Varga, Z.M., Amores, A., Lewis, K.E., Yan, Y.-L., Postlethwait, J.H., Eisen, J.S., and Westerfield, M. (2001) Zebrafish smoothened functions in ventral neural tube specification and axon tract formation. Development (Cambridge, England). 128(18):3497-3509
Topczewski, J., Sepich, D.S., Myers, D.C., Walker, C., Amores, A., Lele, Z., Hammerschmidt, M., Postlethwait, J., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2001) The zebrafish glypican Knypek controls cell polarity during gastrulation movements of convergent extension. Developmental Cell. 1(2):251-264
Brand, M., Lun, K., Reifers, F., Thisse, B., Thisse, C., Amores, A., Yan, Y.-L., and Postlethwait, J. (2000) Subdivision of the early zebrafish neural primordium in response to posteriorizing signals. The European journal of neuroscience. 12:60
Force, A., Lynch, M., Pickett, F.B., Amores, A., Yan, Y.-L., and Postlethwait, J. (1999) Preservation of duplicate genes by complementary, degenerative mutations. Genetics. 151:1531-1545
Amores, A. and Postlethwait, J.H. (1999) Banded chromosomes and the zebrafish karyotype. In The Zebrafish: Genetics and Genomics, H.W. Detrich, III, M. Westerfield, and L.I. Zon, eds., San Diego, CA: Academic Press, Methods Cell Biol.. 60:323-338
Postlethwait, J., Amores, A., Force, A., and Yan, Y.-L. (1999) The zebrafish genome. In The Zebrafish: Genetics and Genomics, H.W. Detrich, III, M. Westerfield, and L.I. Zon, eds., San Diego, CA: Academic Press, Methods Cell Biol.. 60:149-163
Amores, A., Force, A., Yan, Y.-L. Joly, L., Amemiya, C., Fritz, A., Ho, R., Langeland, J., Prince, V., Wang, Y.-L., Westerfield, M., Ekker, M., and Postlethwait, J.H. (1998) Zebrafish hox clusters and vertebrate genome evolution. Science (New York, N.Y.). 282:1711-1714
Brown, L.A., Amores, A., Schilling, T.F., Jowett, T., Baert, J.L., De Launoit, Y., and Sharrocks, A.D. (1998) Molecular characterization of the zebrafish PEA3 ETS-domain transcription factor. Oncogene. 17:93-104
Thompson, M.A., Ransom, D.G., Pratt, S.J., MacLennan, H., Kieran, M.W., Detrich,III, H.W., Vail, B., Huber, T.L., Paw, B., Brownlie, A.J., Oates, A.C., Fritz, A., Gates, MA., Amores, A., Bahary, N., Talbot, W.S., Her, H., Beier, D.R., Postlethwait, J.H., and Zon, L.I. (1998) The cloche and spadetail genes differentially affect hematopoiesis and vasculogenesis. Developmental Biology. 197:248-269
Postlethwait, J.H, Yan, Y.-L., Gates, M.A., Horne, S., Amores, A., Brownlie, A., Donovan, A., Egan, E.S., Force, A., Gong, Z., Goutel, C., Fritz, A., Kelsh, R., Knapik, E., Liao, E., Paw, B., Ransom, D., Singer, A., Thomson, M., Abduljabbar, T.S., Yelick, P., Beier, D., Joly, J.-S., Larhammar, D., Rosa, F., Westerfield, M., Zon, L.I., Johnson, S.L., and Talbot, W.S. (1998) Vertebrate genome evolution and the zebrafish gene map. Nature Genetics. 18:345-349
Daga, R.R., Thode, G., and Amores, A. (1996) Chromosome complement, C-banding, Ag-NOR and replication banding in the zebrafish Danio rerio. Chromosome research : an international journal on the molecular, supramolecular and evolutionary aspects of chromosome biology. 4:29-32
Jowett, T., Mancera, M., Amores, A., and Yan Y.-L. (1995) In situ hybridization to embryo whole mounts and tissue sections: mRNA detection and application to developmental studies. In In situ hybridization, M. Clark, ed., Germany: Chapman and Hall.

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