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ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-030918-26
Sprague, Shawn
Email: shspragu@umich.edu
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Affiliation: Kuwada Lab
Address: Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology The University of Michigan 830 North University Avenue Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1048 USA
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Phone: (734) 936-2842
Fax: (734) 647-0884
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PUBLICATIONS
Horstick, E.J., Linsley, J.W., Dowling, J.J., Hauser, M.A., McDonald, K.K., Ashley-Koch, A., Saint-Amant, L., Satish, A., Cui, W.W., Zhou, W., Sprague, S.M., Stamm, D.S., Powell, C.M., Speer, M.C., Franzini-Armstrong, C., Hirata, H., and Kuwada, J.Y. (2013) Stac3 is a component of the excitation-contraction coupling machinery and mutated in Native American myopathy. Nature communications. 4:1952
Hirata, H., Wen, H., Kawakami, Y., Naganawa, Y., Ogino, K., Yamada, K., Saint-Amant, L., Low, S.E., Cui, W.W., Zhou, W., Sprague, S.M., Asakawa, K., Muto, A., Kawakami, K., and Kuwada, J.Y. (2012) Connexin39.9 is necessary for coordinated activation of slow-twitch muscle and normal behavior in zebrafish. The Journal of biological chemistry. 287(2):1080-9
Low, S.E., Amburgey, K., Horstick, E., Linsley, J., Sprague, S.M., Cui, W.W., Zhou, W., Hirata, H., Saint-Amant, L., Hume, R.I., and Kuwada, J.Y. (2011) TRPM7 Is Required within Zebrafish Sensory Neurons for the Activation of Touch-Evoked Escape Behaviors. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 31(32):11633-11644
Low, S.E., Ryan, J., Sprague, S.M., Hirata, H., Cui, W.W., Zhou, W., Hume, R.I., Kuwada, J.Y., and Saint-Amant, L. (2010) touche Is Required for Touch-Evoked Generator Potentials within Vertebrate Sensory Neurons. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 30(28):9359-9367
Low, S.E., Zhou, W., Choong, X., Saint-Amant, L., Sprague, S.M., Hirata, H., Cui, W.W., Hume, R.I., and Kuwada, J.Y. (2010) Na(V)1.6a is required for normal activation of motor circuits normally excited by tactile stimulation. Developmental Neurobiology. 70(7):508-522
Saint-Amant, L., Sprague, S.M., Hirata, H., Li, Q., Cui, W.W., Zhou, W., Poudou, O., Hume, R.I., and Kuwada, J.Y. (2008) The zebrafish ennui behavioral mutation disrupts acetylcholine receptor localization and motor axon stability. Developmental Neurobiology. 68(1):45-61
Hirata, H., Watanabe, T., Hatakeyama, J., Sprague, S.M., Saint-Amant, L., Nagashima, A., Cui, W.W., Zhou, W., and Kuwada, J.Y. (2007) Zebrafish relatively relaxed mutants have a ryanodine receptor defect, show slow swimming and provide a model of multi-minicore disease. Development (Cambridge, England). 134(15):2771-2781
Zhou, W., Saint-Amant, L., Hirata, H., Cui, W.W., Sprague, S.M., and Kuwada, J.Y. (2006) Non-sense mutations in the dihydropyridine receptor beta1 gene, CACNB1, paralyze zebrafish relaxed mutants. Cell Calcium. 39(3):227-236

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