ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-011221-5
McDermott Jr., Brian M.
Email: bmm30@case.edu
Affiliation: McDermott Lab
Address: Case Western Reserve University Department of Otolaryngology 1100 Euclid Ave Wearn/452 Cleveland, OH 44106 USA
Country: United States
Phone: (212) 327-7353
Fax: (212) 327-7352


Zhu, S., Chen, Z., Wang, H., McDermott, B.M. (2021) Tmc Reliance Is Biased by the Hair Cell Subtype and Position Within the Ear. Frontiers in cell and developmental biology. 8:570486
Chen, Z., Zhu, S., Kindig, K., Wang, S., Chou, S.W., Davis, R.W., Dercoli, M.R., Weaver, H., Stepanyan, R., McDermott, B.M. (2020) Tmc proteins are essential for zebrafish hearing where Tmc1 is not obligatory. Human molecular genetics. 29(12):2004-2021
Gopal, S.R., Lee, Y.T., Stepanyan, R., McDermott, B.M., Alagramam, K.N. (2019) Unconventional secretory pathway activation restores hair cell mechanotransduction in an USH3A model. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116(22):11000-11009
Chou, S.W., Chen, Z., Zhu, S., Davis, R.W., Hu, J., Liu, L., Fernando, C.A., Kindig, K., Brown, W.C., Stepanyan, R., McDermott, B.M. (2017) A molecular basis for water motion detection by the mechanosensory lateral line of zebrafish. Nature communications. 8:2234
Vargo, J.W., Walker, S.N., Gopal, S.R., Deshmukh, A.R., McDermott, B.M., Alagramam, K.N., Stepanyan, R. (2017) Inhibition of Mitochondrial Division Attenuates Cisplatin-Induced Toxicity in the Neuromast Hair Cells. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 11:393
Chen, Z., Chou, S.W., McDermott, B.M. (2017) Ribeye protein is intrinsically dynamic but is stabilized in the context of the ribbon synapse. The Journal of physiology. 596(3):409-421
Pollock, L.M., Gupta, N., Chen, X., Luna, E.J., McDermott, B.M. (2016) Supervillin Is a Component of the Hair Cell's Cuticular Plate and the Head Plates of Organ of Corti Supporting Cells. PLoS One. 11:e0158349
Hwang, P., Chou, S.W., Chen, Z., McDermott, B.M. (2015) The Stereociliary Paracrystal Is a Dynamic Cytoskeletal Scaffold In Vivo. Cell Reports. 13(7):1287-94
Gopal, S.R., Chen, D.H., Chou, S.W., Zang, J., Neuhauss, S.C., Stepanyan, R., McDermott, B.M., Alagramam, K.N. (2015) Zebrafish Models for the Mechanosensory Hair Cell Dysfunction in Usher Syndrome 3 Reveal That Clarin-1 Is an Essential Hair Bundle Protein. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 35:10188-201
Antonellis, P.J., Pollock, L.M., Chou, S.W., Hassan, A., Geng, R., Chen, X., Fuchs, E., Alagramam, K.N., Auer, M., and McDermott, B.M. (2014) ACF7 is a hair-bundle antecedent, positioned to integrate cuticular plate actin and somatic tubulin. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 34(1):305-312
Balow, S.A., Pierce, L.X., Zentner, G.E., Conrad, P.A., Davis, S., Sabaawy, H.E., McDermott, B.M., and Scacheri, P.C. (2013) Knockdown of fbxl10/kdm2bb rescues chd7 morphant phenotype in a zebrafish model of CHARGE syndrome. Developmental Biology. 382(1):57-69
Santos-Cortez, R.L., Lee, K., Azeem, Z., Antonellis, P.J., Pollock, L.M., Khan, S., Irfanullah, I., Andrade-Elizondo, P.B., Chiu, I., Adams, M.D., Basit, S., Smith, J.D., Nickerson, D.A., McDermott, B.M., Ahmad, W., and Leal, S.M. (2013) Mutations in KARS, Encoding Lysyl-tRNA Synthetase, Cause Autosomal-Recessive Nonsyndromic Hearing Impairment DFNB89. American journal of human genetics. 93(1):132-40
Werdich, A.A., Brzezinski, A., Jeyaraj, D., Ficker, E., Wan, X., McDermott, B.M., Sabeh, M.K., MacRae, C.A., and Rosenbaum, D.S. (2012) The zebrafish as a novel animal model to study the molecular mechanisms of mechano-electrical feedback in the heart. Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 110(2-3):154-165
West, M.C., and McDermott, B.M. Jr. (2011) Ribeye a-mCherry fusion protein: A novel tool for labeling synaptic ribbons of the hair cell. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 197(2):274-8
Chou, S.W., Hwang, P., Gomez, G., Fernando, C.A., West, M.C., Pollock, L.M., Lin-Jones, J., Burnside, B., and McDermott, B.M. (2011) Fascin 2b Is a Component of Stereocilia that Lengthens Actin-Based Protrusions. PLoS One. 6(4):e14807
McDermott, B.M., Asai, Y., Baucom, J.M., Jani, S.D., Castellanos, Y., Gomez, G., McClintock, J.M., and Hudspeth, A.J. (2010) Transgenic Labeling of Hair Cells in the Zebrafish Acousticolateralis System. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 10(2-3):113-118
Prober, D.A., Zimmerman, S., Myers, B.R., McDermott, B.M. Jr, Kim, S.H., Caron, S., Rihel, J., Solnica-Krezel, L., Julius, D., Hudspeth, A.J., and Schier, A.F. (2008) Zebrafish TRPA1 channels are required for chemosensation but not for thermosensation or mechanosensory hair cell function. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 28(40):10102-10110
McDermott, B.M., Baucom, J.M., and Hudspeth, A.J. (2007) Analysis and functional evaluation of the hair-cell transcriptome. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104(28):11820-11825