ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-020212-2
Taylor, Michael
Email: michael.taylor@ucsf.edu
Address: Department of Physiology Programs in Neuroscience, Genetics, and Developmental Biology || Center for Human Genetics University of California 1550 4th Street Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Hall San Francisco, CA 94158-2722 USA
Phone: (206) 685-4961
Fax: (206) 685-2320
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Eden, C.J., Ju, B., Murugesan, M., Phoenix, T.N., Nimmervoll, B., Tong, Y., Ellison, D.W., Finkelstein, D., Wright, K., Boulos, N., Dapper, J., Thiruvenkatam, R., Lessman, C.A., Taylor, M.R., Gilbertson, R.J. (2015) Orthotopic models of pediatric brain tumors in zebrafish. Oncogene. 34(13):1736-42
Nevin, L.M., Taylor, M.R., and Baier, H. (2008) Hardwiring of fine synaptic layers in the zebrafish visual pathway. Neural Development. 3:36
Baraban, S.C., Dinday, M.T., Castro, P.A., Chege, S., Guyenet, S., and Taylor, M.R. (2007) A Large-scale Mutagenesis Screen to Identify Seizure-resistant Zebrafish. Epilepsia. 48(6):1151-1157
Kennedy, B.N., Alvarez, Y., Brockerhoff, S.E., Stearns, G.W., Sapetto-Rebow, B., Taylor, M.R., and Hurley, J.B. (2007) Identification of a Zebrafish Cone Photoreceptor-Specific Promoter and Genetic Rescue of Achromatopsia in the nof Mutant. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science. 48(2):522-529
Taylor, M.R., Kikkawa, S., Diez-Juan, A., Ramamurthy, V., Kawakami, K., Carmeliet, P., and Brockerhoff, S.E. (2005) The Zebrafish pob Gene Encodes a Novel Protein Required for Survival of Red Cone Photoreceptor Cells. Genetics. 170(1):263-273
Taylor, M.R., Hurley, J.B., Van Epps, H.A., and Brockerhoff, S.E. (2004) A zebrafish model for pyruvate dehydrogenase deficiency: Rescue of neurological dysfunction and embryonic lethality using a ketogenic diet. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 101(13):4584-4589
Logan, D.W., Bryson-Richardson, R.J., Pagan, K.E., Taylor, M.S., Currie, P.D., and Jackson, I.J. (2003) The structure and evolution of the melanocortin and MCH receptors in fish and mammals. Genomics. 81(2):184-191
Brockerhoff, S.E., Rieke, F., Matthews, H.R., Taylor, M.R., Kennedy, B., Ankoudinova, I., Niemi, G.A., Tucker, C.L., Xiao, M., Cilluffo, M.C., Fain, G.L., and Hurley, J.B. (2003) Light stimulates a transducin-independent increase of cytoplasmic Ca2+ and suppression of current in cones from the zebrafish mutant nof. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 23(2):470-480
Logan, D.W., Bryson-Richardson, R.J., Taylor, M.S., and Jackson, I.J. (2002) Characterization of melanocortin receptor genes in teleost fish. Pigm. Cell Res.. 15(9):41