ZFIN ID: ZDB-LAB-970512-13
Jochen Wittbrodt Lab
SFB 271 Junior Group
PI/Director: Wittbrodt, Jochen
Contact Person: Wittbrodt, Jochen
Email: Jochen.Wittbrodt@zoo.uni-Heidelberg.de
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Address: University of Heidelberg and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, KIT Heidelberg Institute for Zoology Im Neuenheimer Feld 230 D-69120 Heidelberg, GERMANY
Country: Germany
Phone: 49 6221 546497
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GENOMIC FEATURES ORIGINATING FROM THIS LAB
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STATEMENT OF RESEARCH INTERESTS
Inductive events during eye development of Medaka/Zebrafish.


LAB MEMBERS
Arendt, Detlev Post-Doc Burgtorf, Carola Post-Doc Loosli, Felix Post-Doc
Rembold, Martina Graduate Student Grzebisz, Erika Research Staff Krone, Annette Research Staff


ZEBRAFISH PUBLICATIONS OF LAB MEMBERS x
Knickmeyer, M.D., Mateo, J.L., Eckert, P., Roussa, E., Rahhal, B., Zuniga, A., Krieglstein, K., Wittbrodt, J., Heermann, S. (2018) TGFβ-facilitated optic fissure fusion and the role of bone morphogenetic protein antagonism. Open Biology. 8(3)
Lust, K., Wittbrodt, J. (2018) Activating the regenerative potential of Müller glia cells in a regeneration-deficient retina. eLIFE. 7
Lindsey, B.W., Douek, A.M., Loosli, F., Kaslin, J. (2018) A Whole Brain Staining, Embedding, and Clearing Pipeline for Adult Zebrafish to Visualize Cell Proliferation and Morphology in 3-Dimensions. Frontiers in neuroscience. 11:750
Kuri, P., Schieber, N.L., Thumberger, T., Wittbrodt, J., Schwab, Y., Leptin, M. (2017) Dynamics of in vivo ASC speck formation. The Journal of cell biology. 216(9):2891-2909
Nicolás-Pérez, M., Kuchling, F., Letelier, J., Polvillo, R., Wittbrodt, J.,Martínez-Morales, J.R. (2016) Analysis of cellular behavior and cytoskeletal dynamics reveal a constriction mechanism driving optic cup morphogenesis. eLIFE. 5
Kromm, D., Thumberger, T., Wittbrodt, J. (2016) An eye on light-sheet microscopy. Methods in cell biology. 133:105-123
Auer, T.O., Xiao, T., Bercier, V., Gebhardt, C., Duroure, K., Concordet, J.P., Wyart, C., Suster, M., Kawakami, K., Wittbrodt, J., Baier, H., Del Bene, F. (2015) Deletion of a kinesin I motor unmasks a mechanism of homeostatic branching control by neurotrophin-3. eLIFE. 4
Heermann, S., Schütz, L., Lemke, S., Krieglstein, K., Wittbrodt, J. (2015) Eye morphogenesis driven by epithelial flow into the optic cup facilitated by modulation of bone morphogenetic protein. eLIFE. 4
Zaucker, A., Bodur, T., Roest Crollius, H., Hadzhiev, Y., Gehrig, J., Loosli, F., Watson, C., Müller, F. (2014) Description of Embryonic Development of Spotted Green Pufferfish (Tetraodon nigroviridis). Zebrafish. 11(6):509-17
Mazaheri, F., Breus, O., Durdu, S., Haas, P., Wittbrodt, J., Gilmour, D., Peri, F. (2014) Distinct roles for BAI1 and TIM-4 in the engulfment of dying neurons by microglia. Nature communications. 5:4046
Ravi, V., Bhatia, S., Gautier, P., Loosli, F., Tay, B.H., Tay, A., Murdoch, E., Coutinho, P., van Heyningen, V., Brenner, S., Venkatesh, B., and Kleinjan, D.A. (2013) Sequencing of pax6 Loci from the elephant shark reveals a family of pax6 genes in vertebrate genomes, forged by ancient duplications and divergences. PLoS Genetics. 9(1):e1003177
Schulz, S., Chachami, G., Kozaczkiewicz, L., Winter, U., Stankovic-Valentin, N., Haas, P., Hofmann, K., Urlaub, H., Ovaa, H., Wittbrodt, J., Meulmeester, E., and Melchior, F. (2012) Ubiquitin-specific protease-like 1 (USPL1) is a SUMO isopeptidase with essential, non-catalytic functions. EMBO reports. 13(10):930-938
Harden, M.V., Pereiro, L., Ramialison, M., Wittbrodt, J., Prasad, M.K., McCallion, A.S., and Whitlock, K.E. (2012) Close association of olfactory placode precursors and cranial neural crest cells does not predestine cell mixing. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 241(7):1143-1154
Keller, P.J., Schmidt, A.D., Wittbrodt, J., and Stelzer, E.H. (2011) Digital Scanned Laser Light-Sheet Fluorescence Microscopy (DSLM) of Zebrafish and Drosophila Embryonic Development. Cold Spring Harbor protocols. 2011(10):1235-43
Maurya, A.K., Tan, H., Souren, M., Wang, X., Wittbrodt, J., and Ingham, P.W. (2011) Integration of Hedgehog and BMP signalling by the engrailed2a gene in the zebrafish myotome. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(4):755-765
d'Alencon, C.A., Pena, O.A., Wittmann, C., Gallardo, V.E., Jones, R.A., Loosli, F., Liebel, U., Grabher, C., and Allende, M.L. (2010) A high-throughput chemically induced inflammation assay in zebrafish. BMC Biology. 8:151
Brown, K.E., Keller, P.J., Ramialison, M., Rembold, M., Stelzer, E.H., Loosli, F., and Wittbrodt, J. (2010) Nlcam modulates midline convergence during anterior neural plate morphogenesis. Developmental Biology. 339(1):14-25
Signore, I.A., Guerrero, N., Loosli, F., Colombo, A., Villalón, A., Wittbrodt, J., and Concha, M.L. (2009) Zebrafish and medaka: model organisms for a comparative developmental approach of brain asymmetry. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences. 364(1519):991-1003
Keller, P.J., Schmidt, A.D., Wittbrodt, J., and Stelzer, E.H. (2008) Reconstruction of Zebrafish Early Embryonic Development by Scanned Light Sheet Microscopy. Science (New York, N.Y.). 322(5904):1065-1069
Grabher, C., and Wittbrodt, J. (2008) Recent advances in meganuclease-and transposon-mediated transgenesis of medaka and zebrafish. Meth. Mol. Biol.. 461:521-539
Tessmar-Raible, K., Raible, F., Christodoulou, F., Guy, K., Rembold, M., Hausen, H., and Arendt, D. (2007) Conserved sensory-neurosecretory cell types in annelid and fish forebrain: insights into hypothalamus evolution. Cell. 129(7):1389-1400
Jékely, G., and Arendt, D. (2007) Cellular resolution expression profiling using confocal detection of NBT/BCIP precipitate by reflection microscopy. Biotechniques. 42(6):751-755
Yokoi, H., Shimada, A., Carl, M., Takashima, S., Kobayashi, D., Narita, T., Jindo, T., Kimura, T., Kitagawa, T., Kage, T., Sawada, A., Naruse, K., Asakawa, S., Shimizu, N., Mitani, H., Shima, A., Tsutsumi, M., Hori, H., Wittbrodt, J., Saga, Y., Ishikawa, Y., Araki, K., and Takeda, H. (2007) Mutant analyses reveal different functions of fgfr1 in medaka and zebrafish despite conserved ligand-receptor relationships. Developmental Biology. 304(1):326-337
Grabher, C., and Wittbrodt, J. (2007) Meganuclease and transposon mediated transgenesis in medaka. Genome biology. 8(1):S10
Ason, B., Darnell, D.K., Wittbrodt, B., Berezikov, E., Kloosterman, W.P., Wittbrodt, J., Antin, P.B., and Plasterk, R.H. (2006) Differences in vertebrate microRNA expression. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 103(39):14385-14389
Rembold, M., Loosli, F., Adams, R. J., Wittbrodt, J. (2006) Individual Cell Migration Serves as the Driving Force for Optic Vesicle Evagination. Science (New York, N.Y.). 313:1130-1134
Rembold, M., Lahiri, K., Foulkes, N.S., and Wittbrodt, J. (2006) Transgenesis in fish: efficient selection of transgenic fish by co-injection with a fluorescent reporter construct. Nature Protocols. 1(3):1133-1139
Schäfer, M., Rembold, M., Wittbrodt, J., Schartl, M., and Winkler, C. (2005) Medial floor plate formation in zebrafish consists of two phases and requires trunk-derived Midkine-a. Genes and Development. 19(8):897-902
Furutani-Seiki, M., and Wittbrodt, J. (2004) Medaka and zebrafish, an evolutionary twin study. Mechanisms of Development. 121(7-8):629-637
Henrich, T., Ramialison, M., Segerdell, E., Westerfield, M., Furutani-Seiki, M., Wittbrodt, J., Kondoh, H. (2004) GSD: a genetic screen database. Mechanisms of Development. 121(7-8):959-963
Grabher, C., Joly, J.S., and Wittbrodt, J. (2004) Highly efficient zebrafish transgenesis mediated by the meganuclease I-SceI. The Zebrafish: Genetics, Genomics and Informatics, 2nd ed., Methods Cell Biol.. 77:381-401
Loosli, F., Staub, W., Finger-Baier, K.C., Ober, E.A., Verkade, H., Wittbrodt, J., and Baier, H. (2003) Loss of eyes in zebrafish caused by mutation of chokh/rx3. EMBO reports. 4(9):894-899
Hammerschmidt, M., Kramer, C., Nowak, M., Herzog, W., and Wittbrodt, J. (2003) Loss of maternal Smad5 in zebrafish embryos affects patterning and morphogenesis of optic primordia. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 227(1):128-133
Thermes, V., Grabher, C., Ristoratore, F., Bourrat, F., Choulika, A., Wittbrodt, J., and Joly, J.S. (2002) I-SceI meganuclease mediates highly efficient transgenesis in fish. Mechanisms of Development. 118(1-2):91-98
Adamska, M., Wolff, A., Kreusler, M., Wittbrodt, J., Braun, T., and Bober, E. (2001) Five Nkx5 genes show differential expression patterns in anlagen of sensory organs in medaka: insight into the evolution of the gene family. Development genes and evolution. 211(7):338-349
Delot, E., Kataoka, H., Goutel, C., Yan, Y.L., Postlethwait, J., Wittbrodt, J., and Rosa, F.M. (1999) The BMP-related protein Radar: a maintenance factor for dorsal neuroectoderm cells?. Mechanisms of Development. 85(1-2):15-25
Boeddrich, A., Burgtorf, C., Crollius, H.R., Hennig, S., Bernot, A., Clark, M., Reinhardt, R., Lehrach, H., and Francis, F. (1999) Analysis of the spermine synthase gene region in Fugu rubripes, Tetraodon fluviatilis, and Danio rerio. Genomics. 57(1):164-168
Burgtorf, C., Welzel, K., Hasenbank, R., Zehetner, G., Weis, S., and Lehrach, H. (1998) Gridded genomic libraries of different chordate species: a reference library system for basic and comparative genetic studies of chordate genomes. Genomics. 52:230-232
Rissi, M., Wittbrodt, J., Delot, E., Naegeli, M., and Rosa, F.M. (1995) Zebrafish Radar: a new member of the TGF-ß superfamily defines dorsal regions of the neural plate and the embryonic retina. Mechanisms of Development. 49(3):223-34
Wittbrodt, J. and Rosa, F.M. (1994) Disruption of mesoderm and axis formation in fish by ectopic expression of activin variants: the role of maternal activin. Genes and Development. 8:1448-1462