ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-981208-8
Topczewski, Jacek
Email: j-topczewski@northwestern.edu
URL: http://www.luriechildrens.org/en-us/care-services/find-a-doctor/Pages/Topczewski_Jacek_3442.aspx
Affiliation: Topczewski Lab
Address: Department of Pediatrics Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago 225 East Chicago Avenue Box 205 Chicago, Illinois 60611-2605
Country: United States
Phone: 312 503 7540
Fax: 312 503 7542
ORCID ID: 0000-0001-6023-9556

Role of Wnt signaling in zebrafish cartilage morphogenesis.
Function of Glypicans (heparan sulfate proteoglycans) in zebrafish development.

Yang, H., Luan, Y., Liu, T., Lee, H.J., Fang, L., Wang, Y., Wang, X., Zhang, B., Jin, Q., Ang, K.C., Xing, X., Wang, J., Xu, J., Song, F., Sriranga, I., Khunsriraksakul, C., Salameh, T., Li, D., Choudhary, M.N.K., Topczewski, J., Wang, K., Gerhard, G.S., Hardison, R.C., Wang, T., Cheng, K.C., Yue, F. (2020) A map of cis-regulatory elements and 3D genome structures in zebrafish. Nature. 588(7837):337-343
Oyarbide, U., Shah, A.N., Amaya-Mejia, W., Snyderman, M., Kell, M., Allende, D., Calo, E., Topczewski, J., Corey, S. (2020) Loss of Sbds in zebrafish leads to neutropenia and pancreas and liver atrophy. JCI insight. 5(17)
Anderson, R.A., Schwalbach, K.T., Mui, S.R., LeClair, E.E., Topczewska, J.M., Topczewski, J. (2020) Zebrafish models of skeletal dysplasia induced by cholesterol biosynthesis deficiency. Disease models & mechanisms. 13(6):
Baumgartner, E.A., Compton, Z.J., Evans, S., Topczewski, J., LeClair, E.E. (2019) Identification of regulatory elements recapitulating early expression of L-plastin in the zebrafish enveloping layer and embryonic periderm. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 32:53-66
Oyarbide, U., Topczewski, J., Corey, S.J. (2018) Peering through zebrafish to understand inherited bone marrow failure syndromes. Haematologica. 104(1):13-24
Hu, B., Gao, Y., Davies, L., Woo, S., Topczewski, J., Jessen, J.R., Lin, F. (2018) Glypican 4 and Mmp14 interact in regulating the migration of anterior endodermal cells by limiting extracellular matrix deposition. Development (Cambridge, England). 145(17):
Pogoda, H.M., Riedl-Quinkertz, I., Löhr, H., Waxman, J.S., Dale, R.M., Topczewski, J., Schulte-Merker, S., Hammerschmidt, M. (2018) Direct activation of chordoblasts by retinoic acid is required for segmented centra mineralization during zebrafish spine development. Development (Cambridge, England). 145(9)
Kell, M.J., Riccio, R.E., Baumgartner, E.A., Compton, Z.J., Pecorin, P.J., Mitchell, T.A., Topczewski, J., LeClair, E.E. (2018) Targeted deletion of the zebrafish actin-bundling protein L-plastin (lcp1). PLoS One. 13:e0190353
Sredni, S.T., Suzuki, M., Yang, J.P., Topczewski, J., Bailey, A.W., Gokirmak, T., Gross, J.N., de Andrade, A., Kondo, A., Piper, D.R., Tomita, T. (2017) A functional screening of the kinome identifies the Polo-like kinase 4 as a potential therapeutic target for malignant rhabdoid tumors, and possibly, other embryonal tumors of the brain. Pediatric blood & cancer. 64(11)
Sisson, B.E., Dale, R.M., Mui, S.R., Topczewska, J.M., Topczewski, J. (2015) A role of glypican4 and wnt5b in chondrocyte stacking underlying craniofacial cartilage morphogenesis. Mechanisms of Development. 138 Pt 3:279-90
Cvjetkovic, N., Maili, L., Weymouth, K.S., Hashmi, S.S., Mulliken, J.B., Topczewski, J., Letra, A., Yuan, Q., Blanton, S.H., Swindell, E.C., Hecht, J.T. (2015) Regulatory variant in FZD6 gene contributes to nonsyndromic cleft lip and palate in an African-American family. Molecular genetics & genomic medicine. 3:440-51
Pelliccia, D., Vaz, R., Svalbe, I., Morgan, K.S., Marathe, S., Xiao, X., Assoufid, L., Anderson, R.A., Topczewski, J., Bryson-Richardson, R.J. (2015) Comparison of different numerical treatments for x-ray phase tomography of soft tissue from differential phase projections. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 60:3065-3080
Miller, N., Feng, Z., Edens, B.M., Yang, B., Shi, H., Sze, C.C., Hong, B.T., Su, S.C., Cantu, J.A., Topczewski, J., Crawford, T.O., Ko, C.P., Sumner, C.J., Ma, L., Ma, Y.C. (2015) Non-aggregating tau phosphorylation by cyclin-dependent kinase 5 contributes to motor neuron degeneration in spinal muscular atrophy. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 35:6038-50
Favelevic, T., Anderson, R., Topczewski, J., Gosain, A.K., Topczewska, J.M. (2014) Abstract 76: Modeling Craniosynostosis in Zebrafish using the Genome Editing Technique CRISPR. Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 133:87
Tomaszewski, J.P., Gart, M.S., Shoela, R.A., Topczewski, J., Topczewska, J.M., Gosain, A.K. (2014) Abstract 52: mutating fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 (fgfr1) in zebrafish to create a new model of craniosynostosis. Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 133:63-4
Gray, R.S., Wilm, T.P., Smith, J., Bagnat, M., Dale, R.M., Topczewski, J., Johnson, S.L., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2014) Loss of col8a1a function during zebrafish embryogenesis results in congenital vertebral malformations. Developmental Biology. 386(1):72-85
Geng, F.S., Abbas, L., Baxendale, S., Holdsworth, C.J., Swanson, A.G., Slanchev, K., Hammerschmidt, M., Topczewski, J., and Whitfield, T.T. (2013) Semicircular canal morphogenesis in the zebrafish inner ear requires the function of gpr126 (lauscher), an adhesion class G protein-coupled receptor gene. Development (Cambridge, England). 40(21):4362-4374
Duszynski, R.J., Topczewski, J., and LeClair, E.E. (2013) Divergent requirements for fibroblast growth factor signaling in zebrafish maxillary barbel and caudal fin regeneration. Development, growth & differentiation. 55(2):282-300
Cantu, J.A., Flowers, G.P., and Topczewski, J. (2013) Notum homolog plays a novel role in primary motor innervation. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 33(5):2177-2187
Moore, A.C., Mark, T.E., Hogan, A.K., Topczewski, J., and Leclair, E.E. (2012) Peripheral axons of the adult zebrafish maxillary barbel extensively remyelinate during sensory appendage regeneration. The Journal of comparative neurology. 520(18):4184-4203
Flowers, G.P., Topczewska, J.M., and Topczewski, J. (2012) A zebrafish Notum homolog specifically blocks the Wnt/beta-catenin signaling pathway. Development (Cambridge, England). 139(13):2416-2425
Biyashev, D., Veliceasa, D., Topczewski, J., Topczewska, J.M., Mizgirev, I., Vinokour, E., Reddi, A.L., Licht, J.D., Revskoy, S.Y., and Volpert, O.V. (2012) MiR-27b controls venous specification and tip cell fate. Blood. 119(11):2679-2687
Duszynski, R.J., Topczewski, J., and LeClair, E.E. (2011) Simple, Economical Heat-Shock Devices for Zebrafish Housing Racks. Zebrafish. 8(4):211-9
Topczewski, J., Dale, R.M., and Sisson, B.E. (2011) Planar cell polarity signaling in craniofacial development. Organogenesis. 7(4):255-259
Dale, R.M., and Topczewski, J. (2011) Identification of an evolutionarily conserved regulatory element of the zebrafish col2a1a gene. Developmental Biology. 357(2):518-31
Sarmah, S., Barrallo-Gimeno, A., Melville, D.B., Topczewski, J., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Knapik, E.W. (2010) Sec24D-dependent transport of extracellular matrix proteins is required for zebrafish skeletal morphogenesis. PLoS One. 5(4):e10367
LeClair, E.E., and Topczewski, J. (2010) Development and Regeneration of the Zebrafish Maxillary Barbel: A Novel Study System for Vertebrate Tissue Growth and Repair. PLoS One. 5(1):e8737
Camarata, T., Krcmery, J., Snyder, D., Park, S., Topczewski, J., and Simon, H.G. (2010) Pdlim7 (LMP4) regulation of Tbx5 specifies zebrafish heart atrio-ventricular boundary and valve formation. Developmental Biology. 337(2):233-245
LeClair, E.E., and Topczewski, J. (2009) Methods for the study of the zebrafish maxillary barbel. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (33)
LeClair, E.E., Mui, S.R., Huang, A., Topczewska, J.M., and Topczewski, J. (2009) Craniofacial skeletal defects of adult zebrafish Glypican 4 (knypek) mutants. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 238(10):2550-2563
Sisson, B.E., and Topczewski, J. (2009) Expression of five frizzleds during zebrafish craniofacial development. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 9(7):520-527
Drerup, C.M., Wiora, H.M., Topczewski, J., and Morris, J.A. (2009) Disc1 regulates foxd3 and sox10 expression, affecting neural crest migration and differentiation. Development (Cambridge, England). 136(15):2623-2632
Dale, R.M., Sisson, B.E., and Topczewski, J. (2009) The Emerging Role of Wnt/PCP Signaling in Organ Formation. Zebrafish. 6(1):9-14
Postel, R., Vakeel, P., Topczewski, J., Knöll, R., and Bakkers, J. (2008) Zebrafish integrin-linked kinase is required in skeletal muscles for strengthening the integrin-ECM adhesion complex. Developmental Biology. 318(1):92-101
Carney, T.J., von der Hardt, S., Sonntag, C., Amsterdam, A., Topczewski, J., Hopkins, N., and Hammerschmidt, M. (2007) Inactivation of serine protease Matriptase1a by its inhibitor Hai1 is required for epithelial integrity of the zebrafish epidermis. Development (Cambridge, England). 134(19):3461-3471
Inbal, A., Topczewski, J., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2006) Targeted gene expression in the zebrafish prechordal plate. Genesis (New York, N.Y. : 2000). 44(12):584-588
Topczewska, J.M., Postovit, L.M., Margaryan, N.V., Sam, A., Hess, A.R., Wheaton, W.W., Nickoloff, B.J., Topczewski, J., and Hendrix, M.J. (2006) Embryonic and tumorigenic pathways converge via Nodal signaling: role in melanoma aggressiveness. Nature medicine. 12(8):925-932
Lin, F., Sepich, D.S., Chen, S., Topczewski, J., Yin, C., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Hamm, H. (2005) Essential roles of G{alpha}12/13 signaling in distinct cell behaviors driving zebrafish convergence and extension gastrulation movements. The Journal of cell biology. 169(5):777-787
Cooper, M.S., Szeto, D.P., Sommers-Herivel, G., Topczewski, J., Solnica-Krezel, L., Kang, H.C., Johnson, I., and Kimelman, D. (2005) Visualizing morphogenesis in transgenic zebrafish embryos using BODIPY TR methyl ester dye as a vital counterstain for GFP. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 232(2):359-368
Ninkovic, J., Tallafuss, A., Leucht, C., Topczewski, J., Tannhäuser, B., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2005) Inhibition of neurogenesis at the zebrafish midbrain-hindbrain boundary by the combined and dose-dependent activity of a new hairy/E(spl) gene pair. Development (Cambridge, England). 132(1):75-88
Topczewska, J.M., Topczewski, J., Szostak, A., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Hogan, B.L.M. (2003) Developmentally regulated expression of two members of the Nrarp family in zebrafish. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 3(2):169-171
Lagutin, O.V., Zhu, C.C., Kobayashi, D., Topczewski, J., Shimamura, K., Puelles, L., Russell, H.R., McKinnon, P.J., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Oliver, G. (2003) Six3 repression of Wnt signaling in the anterior neuroectoderm is essential for vertebrate forebrain development. Genes & Development. 17(3):368-379
Jessen, J.R., Topczewski, J., Bingham, S., Sepich, D.S., Marlow, F., Chandrasekhar, A., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2002) Zebrafish trilobite identifies new roles for Strabismus in gastrulation and neuronal movements. Nature cell biology. 4(8):610-615
Solnica-Krezel, L., Marlow, F., Topczewski, J., Jessen, J., and Sepich, D. (2002) Regulation of cell polarity during zebrafish gastrulation. Developmental Biology. 247(2):479
Marlow, F., Topczewski, J., Sepich, D., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2002) Zebrafish rho kinase 2 acts downstream of wnt11 to mediate cell polarity and effective convergence and extension movements. Current biology : CB. 12(11):876-884
Topczewska, J.M., Topczewski, J., Shostak, A., Kume, T., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Hogan, B.L. (2001) The winged helix transcription factor Foxc1a is essential for somitogenesis in zebrafish. Genes & Development. 15(18):2483-2493
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
Solnica-Krezel, L., Topczewski, J., Sepich, D., Myers, D., Marlow, F., and Jessen, J. (2001) Genetic control of convergent extension movements during zebrafish gastrulation. Developmental Biology. 235(1):175 (#17)
Topczewska, J.M., Topczewski, J., Solnica-Krezel, L., and Hogan, B.L. (2001) Sequence and expression of zebrafish foxc1a and foxc1b, encoding conserved forkhead/winged helix transcription factors. Mechanisms of Development. 100(2):343-347
Gonzalez, E.M., Fekany-Lee, K., Carmany-Rampey, A., Erter, C., Topczewski, J., Wright, C.V.E., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2000) Head and trunk in zebrafish arise via coinhibition of BMP signaling by bozozok and chordino. Genes & Development. 14(24):3087-3092
Sepich, D.S., Myers, D.C., Short, R., Topczewski, J., Marlow, F., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2000) Role of the zebrafish trilobite locus in gastrulation movements of convergence and extension. Genesis (New York, N.Y. : 2000). 27(4):159-173
Fekany, K., Yamanaka, Y., Leung, T., Sirotkin, H.I., Topczewski, J., Gates, M.A., Hibi, M., Renucci, A., Stemple, D., Radbill, A., Schier, A.F., Driever, W., Hirano, T., Talbot, W.S., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (1999) The zebrafish bozozok locus encodes Dharma, a homeodomain protein essential for induction of gastrula organizer and dorsoanterior embryonic structures. Development (Cambridge, England). 126:1427-1438
Topczewski, J. and Solnica-Krezel, L. (1999) Cytoskeletal dynamics of the zebrafish embryo.. Methods in cell biology. 59:205-226