ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-010614-1
McWhorter, Michelle
Email: m_seliskar@juno.com
Address: The Center for Molecular Neurobiology Department of Neuroscience The Ohio State University 115 Rightmire Hall 1060 Carmack Road Columbus, OH 43210 USA
Phone: (614) 292-5109
Fax: (614) 292-5379


Schock, E.N., Ford, W.C., Midgley, K.J., Fader, J.G., Giavasis, M.N., and McWhorter, M.L. (2012) The Effects of Carbaryl on the Development of Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Embryos. Zebrafish. 9(4):169-178
Boon, K.L., Xiao, S., McWhorter, M.L., Donn, T., Wolf-Saxon, E., Bohnsack, M.T., Moens, C.B., and Beattie, C.E. (2009) Zebrafish survival motor neuron Mutants Exhibit Presynaptic Neuromuscular Junction Defects. Human molecular genetics. 18(19):3615-3625
Oprea, G.E., Kröber, S., McWhorter, M.L., Rossoll, W., Müller, S., Krawczak, M., Bassell, G.J., Beattie, C.E., and Wirth, B. (2008) Plastin 3 is a protective modifier of autosomal recessive spinal muscular atrophy. Science (New York, N.Y.). 320(5875):524-527
McWhorter, M.L., Boon, K.L., Horan, E.S., Burghes, A.H., and Beattie, C.E. (2008) The SMN binding protein gemin2 is not involved in motor axon outgrowth. Developmental Neurobiology. 68(2):182-194
Beattie, C.E., Carrel, T.L., and McWhorter, M.L. (2007) Fishing for a mechanism: using zebrafish to understand spinal muscular atrophy. Journal of Child Neurology. 22(8):995-1003
Carrel, T.L., McWhorter, M.L., Workman, E., Zhang, H., Wolstencroft, E.C., Lorson, C., Bassell, G.J., Burghes, A.H., and Beattie, C.E. (2006) Survival motor neuron function in motor axons is independent of functions required for small nuclear ribonucleoprotein biogenesis. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 26(43):11014-11022
Challa, A.K., McWhorter, M.L., Wang, C., Seeger, M.A., and Beattie, C.E. (2005) Robo3 isoforms have distinct roles during zebrafish development. Mechanisms of Development. 122(10):1073-1086
McWhorter, M.L. (2005) Development and analysis of a Zebrafish model of spinal muscular atrophy. Ph.D. Thesis. :161p