ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-001110-18
Whitmore, David
Email: d.whitmore@ucl.ac.uk
URL: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/cdb/research/whitmore/lab
Affiliation: Whitmore Lab
Address: University College London Centre for Cell and Molecular Dynamics Department of Cell and Developmental Biology 21 University Street London, WC1E 6DE United Kingdom
Country: United Kingdom
Phone: 00 44 (0) 207 679 6585
Fax: 00 44 (0) 207 679 7349


Fong, C.K., Hearn, T., Webb, S.E., Frøland Steindal, I.A., Miller, A.L., Whitmore, D. (2021) Daily rhythms in heartbeat rate are intrinsic to the zebrafish heart. Current biology : CB. 31:R239-R240
Kroll, F., Powell, G.T., Ghosh, M., Gestri, G., Antinucci, P., Hearn, T.J., Tunbak, H., Lim, S., Dennis, H.W., Fernandez, J.M., Whitmore, D., Dreosti, E., Wilson, S.W., Hoffman, E.J., Rihel, J. (2021) A simple and effective F0 knockout method for rapid screening of behaviour and other complex phenotypes. eLIFE. 10:
Steindal, I.A.F., Whitmore, D. (2020) Zebrafish Circadian Clock Entrainment and the Importance of Broad Spectral Light Sensitivity. Frontiers in Physiology. 11:1002
Frøland Steindal, I.A., Whitmore, D. (2019) Circadian Clocks in Fish-What Have We Learned so far?. Biology. 8(1)
Frøland Steindal, I.A., Beale, A., Yamamoto, Y., Whitmore, D. (2018) Development of the Astyanax mexicanus circadian clock and non-visual light responses. Developmental Biology. 441(2):345-354
Laranjeiro, R., Tamai, T.K., Letton, W., Hamilton, N., Whitmore, D. (2018) Circadian Clock Synchronization of the Cell Cycle in Zebrafish Occurs through a Gating Mechanism Rather Than a Period-phase Locking Process. Journal of biological rhythms. 33(2):137-150
Davies, W.I., Tamai, T.K., Zheng, L., Fu, J.K., Rihel, J., Foster, R.G., Whitmore, D., Hankins, M.W. (2015) An extended family of novel vertebrate photopigments is widely expressed and displays a diversity of function. Genome research. 25(11):1666-79
Heussen, R., Whitmore, D. (2015) The Importance of Stochastic Effects for Explaining Entrainment in the Zebrafish Circadian Clock. Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine. 2015:254979
Laranjeiro, R., Whitmore, D. (2014) Transcription factors involved in retinogenesis are co-opted by the circadian clock following photoreceptor differentiation. Development (Cambridge, England). 141(13):2644-56
Moore, H.A., and Whitmore, D. (2014) Circadian rhythmicity and light sensitivity of the zebrafish brain. PLoS One. 9(1):e86176
Peyric, E., Moore, H.A., and Whitmore, D. (2013) Circadian clock regulation of the cell cycle in the zebrafish intestine. PLoS One. 8(8):e73209
Laranjeiro, R., Tamai, T.K., Peyric, E., Krusche, P., Ott, S., and Whitmore, D. (2013) Cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor p20 controls circadian cell-cycle timing. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110(17):6835-40
Tamai, T.K., Young, L.C., Cox, C.A., and Whitmore, D. (2012) Light acts on the zebrafish circadian clock to suppress rhythmic mitosis and cell proliferation. Journal of biological rhythms. 27(3):226-236
Davies, W.I., Zheng, L., Hughes, S., Tamai, T.K., Turton, M., Halford, S., Foster, R.G., Whitmore, D., and Hankins, M.W. (2011) Functional diversity of melanopsins and their global expression in the teleost retina. Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS. 68(24):4115-32
Dekens, M.P., and Whitmore, D. (2008) Autonomous onset of the circadian clock in the zebrafish embryo. The EMBO journal. 27(20):2757-2765
Tamai, T.K., Young, L.C., and Whitmore, D. (2007) Light signaling to the zebrafish circadian clock by Cryptochrome 1a. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104(37):14712-14717
Carr, A.J., Tamai, T.K., Young, L.C., Ferrer, V., Dekens, M.P., and Whitmore, D. (2006) Light reaches the very heart of the zebrafish clock. Chronobiology International. 23(1):91-100
Tamai, T.K., Carr, A.J., and Whitmore, D. (2005) Zebrafish circadian clocks: cells that see light. Biochemical Society transactions. 33:962-966
Carr, A.J., and Whitmore, D. (2005) Imaging of single light-responsive clock cells reveals fluctuating free-running periods. Nature cell biology. 7(3):319-321
Vallone, D., Gondi, S.B., Whitmore, D., and Foulkes, N.S. (2004) E-box function in a period gene repressed by light. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 101(12):4106-4111
Tamai, T.K., Vardhanabhuti, V., Foulkes, N.S., and Whitmore, D. (2004) Early embryonic light detection improves survival. Current biology : CB. 14(3):R104-105
Dekens, M.P.S., Santoriello, C., Vallone, D., Grassi, G., Whitmore, D., and Foulkes, N.S. (2003) Light regulates the cell cycle in zebrafish. Current biology : CB. 13(23):2051-2057
Moutsaki, P., Whitmore, D., Bellingham, J., Sakamoto, K., David-Gray, Z.K., and Foster, R.G. (2003) Teleost multiple tissue (tmt) opsin: a candidate photopigment regulating the peripheral clocks of zebrafish?. Brain research. Molecular brain research. 112(1-2):135-145
Tamai, T.K., Vardhanabhuti, V., Arthur, S., Foulkes, N.S., and Whitmore, D. (2003) Flies and fish: birds of a feather. Journal of neuroendocrinology. 15(4):344-349
Bellingham, J., Whitmore, D., Philp, A.R., Wells, D.J., and Foster, R.G. (2002) Zebrafish melanopsin: isolation, tissue localisation and phylogenetic position. Brain research. Molecular brain research. 107(2):128-136
Whitmore, D., Cermakian, N., Crosio, C., Foulkes, N.S., Pando, M.P., Travnickova, Z., and Sassone-Corsi, P. (2000) A clockwork organ. Biological chemistry. 381(9-10):793-800
Cermakian, N., Whitmore, D., Foulkes, N.S., and Sassone-Corsi, P. (2000) Asynchronous oscillations of two zebrafish CLOCK partners reveal differential clock control and function. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 97(8):4339-4344
Whitmore, D., Foulkes, N.S., and Sassone-Corsi, P. (2000) Light acts directly on organs and cells in culture to set the vertebrate circadian clock. Nature. 404(6773):87-91
Cermakian, N., Whitmore, D., Foulkes, N.S., and Sassone-Corsi, P. (2000) Independent peripheral clocks and direct light entrainment within the zebrafish circadian system. Journal of molecular medicine (Berlin, Germany). 78(7):B46
Whitmore, D., Foulkes, N.S., Strähle, U., and Sassone-Corsi, P. (1998) Zebrafish Clock rhythmic expression reveals independent peripheral circadian oscillators. Nature Neuroscience. 1(8):701-707