ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-010504-2
Wen, Zilong
Email: zilong@ust.hk
URL: http://www.ust.hk/bich/facultyprofiles/zlwen.html
Affiliation: Wen Lab
Address: Department of Biochemistry Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Clear Water Bay Hong Kong, China
Country: China
Phone: 852-23587294
Fax: 852-23581552
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Wu, S., Xue, R., Hassan, S., Nguyen, T.M.L., Wang, T., Pan, H., Xu, J., Liu, Q., Zhang, W., Wen, Z. (2018) Il34-Csf1r Pathway Regulates the Migration and Colonization of Microglial Precursors. Developmental Cell. 46:552-563.e4
He, S., Chen, J., Jiang, Y., Wu, Y., Zhu, L., Jin, W., Zhao, C., Yu, T., Wang, T., Wu, S., Lin, X., Qu, J.Y., Wen, Z., Zhang, W., Xu, J. (2018) Adult zebrafish Langerhans cells arise from hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells. eLIFE. 7
Tian, Y., Xu, J., Feng, S., He, S., Zhao, S., Zhu, L., Jin, W., Dai, Y., Luo, L., Qu, J.Y., Wen, Z. (2017) The first wave of T lymphopoiesis in zebrafish arises from aorta endothelium independent of hematopoietic stem cells. The Journal of experimental medicine. 214(11):3347-3360
Yu, T., Guo, W., Tian, Y., Xu, J., Chen, J., Li, L., Wen, Z. (2017) Distinct regulatory networks control the development of macrophages of different origins in zebrafish. Blood. 129(4):509-519
Dai, Y., Zhu, L., Huang, Z., Zhou, M., Jin, W., Liu, W., Xu, M., Yu, T., Zhang, Y., Wen, Z., Liao, W., Zhang, W. (2016) Cebpα is essential for the embryonic myeloid progenitor and neutrophil maintenance in zebrafish. Journal of genetics and genomics = Yi chuan xue bao. 43(10):593-600
Xu, J., Wang, T., Wu, Y., Jin, W., Wen, Z. (2016) Microglia Colonization of Developing Zebrafish Midbrain Is Promoted by Apoptotic Neuron and Lysophosphatidylcholine. Developmental Cell. 38(2):214-22
Jin, H., Huang, Z., Chi, Y., Wu, M., Zhou, R., Zhao, L., Xu, J., Zhen, F., Lan, Y., Li, L., Zhang, W., Wen, Z., Zhang, Y. (2016) cMyb acts in parallel and cooperatively with Cebp1 to regulate neutrophil maturation in zebrafish. Blood. 128(3):415-26
Wei, Y., Xu, J., Zhang, W., Wen, Z., Liu, F. (2016) RNA polymerase III component Rpc9 regulates hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell maintenance in zebrafish. Development (Cambridge, England). 143(12):2103-10
Xu, J., Zhu, L., He, S., Wu, Y., Jin, W., Yu, T., Qu, J.Y., Wen, Z. (2015) Temporal-Spatial Resolution Fate Mapping Reveals Distinct Origins for Embryonic and Adult Microglia in Zebrafish. Developmental Cell. 34:632-641
Shi, X., He, B.L., Ma, A.C., Guo, Y., Chi, Y., Man, C.H., Zhang, W., Zhang, Y., Wen, Z., Cheng, T., Leung, A.Y. (2015) Functions of idh1 and its mutation in the regulation of developmental hematopoiesis in zebrafish. Blood. 125(19):2974-84
Yuan, H., Zhang, T., Liu, X., Deng, M., Zhang, W., Wen, Z., Chen, S., Chen, Z., de The, H., Zhou, J., Zhu, J. (2015) Sumoylation of CCAAT/enhancer-binding protein α is implicated in hematopoietic stem/progenitor cell development through regulating runx1 in zebrafish. Scientific Reports. 5:9011
Zeng, Y., Yan, B., Xu, J., Sun, Q., He, S., Jiang, J., Wen, Z., Qu, J.Y. (2014) In Vivo nonlinear optical imaging of immune responses: tissue injury and infection. Biophysical journal. 107:2436-43
Yan, B., Han, P., Pan, L., Lu, W., Xiong, J., Zhang, M., Zhang, W., Li, L., Wen, Z. (2014) Il-1beta and Reactive Oxygen Species Differentially Regulate Neutrophil Directional Migration and Basal Random Motility in a Zebrafish Injury-Induced Inflammation Model. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 192(12):5998-6008
Zeng, Y., Yan, B., Sun, Q., He, S., Jiang, J., Wen, Z., Qu, J.Y. (2014) In vivo micro-vascular imaging and flow cytometry in zebrafish using two-photon excited endogenous fluorescence. Biomedical Optics Express. 5:653-63
Zhen, F., Lan, Y., Yan, B., Zhang, W., and Wen, Z. (2013) Hemogenic endothelium specification and hematopoietic stem cell maintenance employ distinct Scl isoforms. Development (Cambridge, England). 140(19):3977-3985
Li, Y., Du, X.F., Liu, C.S., Wen, Z.L., and Du, J.L. (2012) Reciprocal Regulation between Resting Microglial Dynamics and Neuronal Activity In Vivo. Developmental Cell. 23(6):1189-1202
Li, X., Lan, Y., Xu, J., Zhang, W., and Wen, Z. (2012) SUMO1-activating enzyme subunit 1 is essential for the survival of hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells in zebrafish. Development (Cambridge, England). 139(23):4321-4329
Xu, J., Du, L., and Wen, Z. (2012) Myelopoiesis during zebrafish early development. Journal of Genetic Genomics. 39(9):435-442
Li, L., Yan, B., Shi, Y.Q., Zhang, W.Q., and Wen, Z.L. (2012) Live imaging reveals differing roles of macrophages and neutrophils during Zebrafish tail fin regeneration. The Journal of biological chemistry. 287(30):25353-25360
Zeng, Y., Xu, J., Li, D., Li, L., Wen, Z., and Qu, J.Y. (2012) Label-free in vivo flow cytometry in zebrafish using two-photon autofluorescence imaging. Optics letters. 37(13):2490-2492
Jin, H., Li, L., Xu, J., Zhen, F., Zhu, L., Liu, P.P., Zhang, M., Zhang, W., and Wen, Z. (2012) Runx1 regulates embryonic myeloid fate choice in zebrafish through a negative feedback loop inhibiting Pu.1 expression. Blood. 119(22):5239-5249
Zhang, Y., Jin, H., Li, L., Qin, F.X., and Wen, Z. (2011) cMyb regulates hematopoietic stem/progenitor cell mobilization during zebrafish hematopoiesis. Blood. 118(15):4093-101
Jin, H., and Wen, Z. (2011) Erythrocytes in the trunk of zebrafish embryos. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(18):3862-3863
Yan, G., Liu, W., Dai, Z.X., Wang, K., Liu, J., Zhao, L.F., Huang, Z.B., Chen, X.H., Ma, N., Meng, P., Xu, M.C., Wen, Z.L., and Zhang, W.Q. (2011) Study of a new zebrafish mutant defective in primitive myelopoiesis. Nan fang yi ke da xue xue bao = Journal of Southern Medical University. 31(5):755-760
Du, L., Xu, J., Li, X., Ma, N., Liu, Y., Peng, J., Osato, M., Zhang, W., and Wen, Z. (2011) Rumba and Haus3 are essential factors for the maintenance of hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells during zebrafish hematopoiesis. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(4):619-629
Li, L., Jin, H., Xu, J., Shi, Y., and Wen, Z. (2011) Irf8 regulates macrophage versus neutrophil fate during zebrafish primitive myelopoiesis. Blood. 117(4):1359-1369
Ng, C.E., Yokomizo, T., Yamashita, N., Cirovic, B., Jin, H., Wen, Z., Ito, Y., and Osato, M. (2010) A Runx1 Intronic Enhancer Marks Hemogenic Endothelial Cells and Hematopoietic Stem Cells. Stem Cells. 28(10):1869-1881
Sood, R., English, M.A., Belele, C.L., Jin, H., Bishop, K., Haskins, R., McKinney, M.C., Chahal, J., Weinstein, B.M., Wen, Z., and Liu, P.P. (2010) Development of multilineage adult hematopoiesis in the zebrafish with a runx1 truncation mutation. Blood. 115(14):2806-2809
Jin, H., Sood, R., Xu, J., Zhen, F., English, M.A., Liu, P.P., and Wen, Z. (2009) Definitive hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells manifest distinct differentiation output in the zebrafish VDA and PBI. Development (Cambridge, England). 136(4):647-654
Huang, H., Ruan, H., Aw, M.Y., Hussain, A., Guo, L., Gao, C., Qian, F., Leung, T., Song, H., Kimelman, D., Wen, Z., and Peng, J. (2008) Mypt1-mediated spatial positioning of Bmp2-producing cells is essential for liver organogenesis. Development (Cambridge, England). 135(19):3209-3218
Liu, Y., Du, L., Osato, M., Teo, E.H., Qian, F., Jin, H., Zhen, F., Xu, J., Guo, L., Huang, H., Chen, J., Geisler, R., Jiang, Y.J., Peng, J., and Wen, Z. (2007) The zebrafish udu gene encodes a novel nuclear factor and is essential for primitive erythroid cell development. Blood. 110(1):99-106
Jin, H., Xu, J., and Wen, Z. (2007) Migratory path of definitive hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells during zebrafish development. Blood. 109(12):5208-5214
Qian, F., Zhen, F., Xu, J., Huang, M., Li, W., and Wen, Z. (2007) Distinct Functions for Different scl Isoforms in Zebrafish Primitive and Definitive Hematopoiesis. PLoS Biology. 5(5):e132
Huang, H., Lu, F.I., Jia, S., Meng, S., Cao, Y., Wang, Y., Ma, W., Yin, K., Wen, Z., Peng, J., Thisse, C., Thisse, B., and Meng, A. (2007) Amotl2 is essential for cell movements in zebrafish embryo and regulates c-Src translocation. Development (Cambridge, England). 134(5):979-988
Jin, H., Xu, J., Qian, F., Du, L., Tan, C.Y., Lin, Z., Peng, J., and Wen, Z. (2006) The 5' zebrafish scl promoter targets transcription to the brain, spinal cord, and hematopoietic and endothelial progenitors. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 235(1):60-67
Chen, J., Ruan, H., Ng, S.M., Gao, C., Soo, H.M., Wu, W., Zhang, Z., Wen, Z., Lane, D.P., and Peng, J. (2005) Loss of function of def selectively up-regulates {Delta}113p53 expression to arrest expansion growth of digestive organs in zebrafish. Genes and Development. 19(23):2900-2911
Qian, F., Zhen, F., Ong, C., Jin, S.W., Meng Soo, H., Stainier, D.Y., Lin, S., Peng, J., and Wen, Z. (2005) Microarray analysis of zebrafish cloche mutant using amplified cDNA and identification of potential downstream target genes. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 233(3):1163-1172
Wen, C., Zhang, Z., Ma, W., Xu, M., Wen, Z., and Peng, J. (2005) Genome-wide identification of female-enriched genes in zebrafish. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 232(1):171-179
Lo, J., Lee, S., Xu, M., Liu, F., Ruan, H., Eun, A., He, Y., Ma, W., Wang, W., Wen, Z., and Peng, J. (2003) 15,000 unique zebrafish EST clusters and their future use in microarray for profiling gene expression patterns during embryogenesis. Genome research. 13(3):455-466
Liu, F. and Wen, Z. (2002) Cloning and expression pattern of the lysozyme C gene in zebrafish. Mechanisms of Development. 113(1):69-72