ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-981014-3
Frey, Ruth
Email: ruthf@uidaho.edu
Affiliation: Stenkamp Lab
Address: Department of Biological Sciences University of Idaho Moscow, ID 83844-3051 USA
Country: United States
Phone: (208) 885-8963
Fax: (208) 885-7905

Currently working as a Scientific Aide for Dr. Stenkamp at the University of Idaho. Interests include eye and retinal development, and the histological techniques used to study zebrafish development.

Dhakal, S., Rotem-Bamberger, S., Sejd, J.R., Sebbagh, M., Ronin, N., Frey, R.A., Beitsch, M., Batty, M., Taler, K., Blackerby, J.F., Inbal, A., Stenkamp, D.L. (2021) Selective Requirements for Vascular Endothelial Cells and Circulating Factors in the Regulation of Retinal Neurogenesis. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 9:628737
Mackin, R.D., Frey, R.A., Gutierrez, C., Farre, A.A., Kawamura, S., Mitchell, D.M., Stenkamp, D.L. (2019) Endocrine regulation of multichromatic color vision. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116(34):16882-16891
Mitchell, D.M., Stevens, C.B., Frey, R.A., Hunter, S.S., Ashino, R., Kawamura, S., Stenkamp, D.L. (2015) Retinoic Acid Signaling Regulates Differential Expression of the Tandemly-Duplicated Long Wavelength-Sensitive Cone Opsin Genes in Zebrafish. PLoS Genetics. 11:e1005483
Sherpa, T., Lankford, T., McGinn, T.E., Hunter, S.S., Frey, R.A., Sun, C., Ryan, M., Robison, B.D., and Stenkamp, D.L. (2014) Retinal regeneration is facilitated by the presence of surviving neurons. Developmental Neurobiology. 74(9):851-76
Kashyap, B., Pegorsch, L., Frey, R.A., Sun, C., Shelden, E.A., and Stenkamp, D.L. (2014) Eye-specific gene expression following embryonic ethanol exposure in zebrafish: Roles for heat shock factor 1. Reproductive toxicology (Elmsford, N.Y.). 43:111-124
Sherpa, T., Hunter, S.S., Frey, R.A., Robison, B.D., and Stenkamp, D.L. (2011) Retinal proliferation response in the buphthalmic zebrafish, bugeye. Experimental Eye Research. 93(4):424-36
Kashyap, B., Frey, R.A., and Stenkamp, D.L. (2011) Ethanol-Induced Microphthalmia is Not Mediated by Changes in Retinoic Acid or Sonic Hedgehog Signaling During Retinal Neurogenesis. Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. 35(9):1644-61
Nelson, S.M., Frey, R.A., Wardwell, S.L., and Stenkamp, D.L. (2008) The developmental sequence of gene expression within the rod photoreceptor lineage in embryonic zebrafish. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 237(10):2903-2917
Nickerson, J.M., Frey, R.A., Ciavatta, V.T., and Stenkamp, D.L. (2006) Interphotoreceptor retinoid-binding protein gene structure in tetrapods and teleost fish. Molecular Vision. 12(1):1565-1585
Stenkamp, D.L. and Frey, R.A. (2003) Extraretinal and retinal hedgehog signaling sequentially regulate retinal differentiation in zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 258(2):349-363
Stenkamp, D.L., Frey, R.A., Mallory, D.E., and Shupe, E.E. (2002) Embryonic retinal gene expression in sonic-you mutant zebrafish. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 225(3):344-350
Stenkamp, D.L. and Frey, R.A. (2001) The eye phenotype of zebrafish lacking the sonic hedgehog gene. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science. 42(4):3936
Stenkamp, D.L., Frey, R.A., Prabhudesai, S.N., and Raymond, P.A. (2000) Function for hedgehog genes in zebrafish retinal development. Developmental Biology. 220(2):238-252