ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-001018-4
Azuma, Mizuki
Email: azumam@ku.edu
Address: Assistant Professor University of Kansas Molecular Bioscience 7031 Haworth 1200 Sunnyside Ave. Lawrence KS 66045-7534 USA
Phone: 785-864-6163


Kim, H., Park, H., Schulz, E.T., Azuma, Y., Azuma, M. (2023) EWSR1 prevents the induction of aneuploidy through direct regulation of Aurora B. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 11:987153987153
Zhao, C., Matalonga, J., Lancman, J.J., Liu, L., Xiao, C., Kumar, S., Gates, K.P., He, J., Graves, A., Huisken, J., Azuma, M., Lu, Z., Chen, C., Ding, B.S., Dong, P.D.S. (2022) Regenerative failure of intrahepatic biliary cells in Alagille syndrome rescued by elevated Jagged/Notch/Sox9 signaling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 119:e2201097119e2201097119
So, J., Kim, M., Lee, S.H., Ko, S., Lee, D.A., Park, H., Azuma, M., Parsons, M.J., Prober, D., Shin, D. (2020) Attenuating the EGFR-ERK-SOX9 axis promotes liver progenitor cell-mediated liver regeneration in zebrafish. Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.). 73(4):1494-1508
Huang, W., Beer, R.L., Delaspre, F., Wang, G., Edelman, H.E., Park, H., Azuma, M., Parsons, M.J. (2016) Sox9b is a mediator of retinoic acid signaling restricting endocrine progenitor differentiation. Developmental Biology. 418(1):28-39
Park, H., Galbraith, R., Turner, T., Mehojah, J., Azuma, M. (2016) Loss of Ewing sarcoma EWS allele promotes tumorigenesis by inducing chromosomal instability in zebrafish. Scientific Reports. 6:32297
Merkes, C., Turkalo, T.K., Wilder, N., Park, H., Wenger, L.W., Lewin, S.J., Azuma, M. (2015) Ewing Sarcoma Ewsa Protein Regulates Chondrogenesis of Meckel's Cartilage through Modulation of Sox9 in Zebrafish. PLoS One. 10:e0116627
Wiley, E.O., Fuiten, A.M., Doosey, M.H., Lohman, B.K., Merkes, C., Azuma, M. (2015) The Caudal Skeleton of the Zebrafish, Danio rerio, from a Phylogenetic Perspective: A Polyural Interpretation of Homologous Structures.. Copeia. 103:740-750
Yokobori, E., Azuma, M., Nishiguchi, R., Kang, K.S., Kamijo, M., Uchiyama, M., and Matsuda, K. (2012) Neuropeptide Y stimulates food intake in the zebrafish, Danio rerio. Journal of neuroendocrinology. 24(5):766-773
English, M.A., Lei, L., Blake, T., Wincovitch, S.M., Sood, R., Azuma, M., Hickstein, D., and Paul Liu, P. (2012) Incomplete splicing, cell division defects, and hematopoietic blockage in dhx8 mutant zebrafish. Developmental Dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 241(5):879-889
Shive, H.R., West, R.R., Embree, L.J., Azuma, M., Sood, R., Liu, P., and Hickstein, D.D. (2010) brca2 in zebrafish ovarian development, spermatogenesis, and tumorigenesis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 107(45):19350-19355
Embree, L.J., Azuma, M., and Hickstein, D.D. (2009) Ewing Sarcoma Fusion Protein EWSR1/FLI1 Interacts with EWSR1 Leading to Mitotic Defects in Zebrafish Embryos and Human Cell Lines. Cancer research. 69(10):4363-4371
Azuma, M., Embree, L.J., Sabaawy, H., and Hickstein, D.D. (2007) Ewing sarcoma protein ewsr1 maintains mitotic integrity and proneural cell survival in the zebrafish embryo. PLoS One. 2(10):e979
Sabaawy, H.E., Azuma, M., Embree, L.J., Tsai, H.J., Starost, M.F., and Hickstein, D.D. (2006) TEL-AML1 transgenic zebrafish model of precursor B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103(41):15166-15171
Azuma, M., Toyama, R., Laver, E., and Dawid, I.B. (2006) Perturbation of rRNA synthesis in the bap28 mutation leads to apoptosis mediated by p53 in the zebrafish central nervous system. The Journal of biological chemistry. 281(19):13309-13316