ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-960805-100
Chandrasekhar, Anand
Email: anandc@missouri.edu
URL: http://www.chandrasekharlab.net/
Affiliation: Chandrasekhar Lab
Address: Division of Biological Sciences University of Missouri 344 Bond Life Sciences Center 1201 Rollins Street Columbia, MO 65211 USA
Country: United States
Phone: (573) 882-5166
Fax: (573) 884-9676


Asante, E., Hummel, D., Gurung, S., Kassim, Y.M., Al-Shakarji, N., Palaniappan, K., Sittaramane, V., Chandrasekhar, A. (2021) Defective Neuronal Positioning Correlates With Aberrant Motor Circuit Function in Zebrafish. Frontiers in neural circuits. 15:690475
Ferguson, R., Holloway, D.E., Chandrasekhar, A., Acharya, K.R., Subramanian, V. (2019) The catalytic activity and secretion of zebrafish RNases are essential for their in vivo function in motor neurons and vasculature. Scientific Reports. 9:1107
Gurung, S., Asante, E., Hummel, D., Williams, A., Feldman-Schultz, O., Halloran, M.C., Sittaramane, V., Chandrasekhar, A. (2018) Distinct roles for the cell adhesion molecule Contactin2 in the development and function of neural circuits in zebrafish. Mechanisms of Development. 152:1-12
Chandrasekhar, A., Guo, S., Masai, I., Nicolson, T., Wu, C.F. (2017) Zebrafish: from genes and neurons to circuits, behavior and disease. Journal of neurogenetics. 31:59-60
Allen, J.R., Bhattacharyya, K.D., Asante, E., Almadi, B., Schafer, K., Davis, J., Cox, J., Voigt, M., Viator, J.A., Chandrasekhar, A. (2017) Role of branchiomotor neurons in controlling food intake of zebrafish larvae. Journal of neurogenetics. 31(3):128-137
Roszko, I., Sepich, D., Jessen, J.R., Chandrasekhar, A., Solnica-Krezel, L. (2015) A dynamic intracellular distribution of Vangl2 accompanies cell polarization during zebrafish gastrulation. Development (Cambridge, England). 142(14):2508-20
Pan, X., Sittaramane, V., Gurung, S., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2014) Structural and temporal requirements of Wnt/PCP protein Vangl2 function for convergence and extension movements and facial branchiomotor neuron migration in zebrafish. Mechanisms of Development. 131:1-14
Sittaramane, V., Pan, X., Glasco, D.M., Huang, P., Gurung, S., Bock, A., Li, S., Wang, H., Kawakami, K., Matise, M.P., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2013) The PCP protein Vangl2 regulates migration of hindbrain motor neurons by acting in floor plate cells, and independently of cilia function. Developmental Biology. 382(2):400-412
Glasco, D.M., Sittaramane, V., Bryant, W., Fritzsch, B., Sawant, A., Paudyal, A., Stewart, M., Andre, P., Cadete Vilhais-Neto, G., Yang, Y., Song, M.R., Murdoch, J.N., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2012) The mouse Wnt/PCP protein Vangl2 is necessary for migration of facial branchiomotor neurons, and functions independently of Dishevelled. Developmental Biology. 369(20):211-222
Burroughs-Garcia, J., Sittaramane, V., Chandrasekhar, A., and Waters, S.T. (2011) Evolutionarily conserved function of Gbx2 in anterior hindbrain development. Developmental Dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 240(4):828-838
Bouvrette, D.J., Sittaramane, V., Heidel, J.R., Chandrasekhar, A., and Bryda, E.C. (2010) Knockdown of bicaudal C in zebrafish (Danio rerio) causes cystic kidneys: a nonmammalian model of polycystic kidney disease. Comparative medicine. 60(2):96-106
Bingham, S.M., Sittaramane, V., Mapp, O., Patil, S., Prince, V.E., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2010) Multiple mechanisms mediate motor neuron migration in the zebrafish hindbrain. Developmental Neurobiology. 70(2):87-99
Sittaramane, V., Sawant, A., Wolman, M.A., Maves, L., Halloran, M.C., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2009) The cell adhesion molecule Tag1, transmembrane protein Stbm/Vangl2, and Lamininalpha1 exhibit genetic interactions during migration of facial branchiomotor neurons in zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 325(2):363-373
Sawant, A. (2009) Cellular behaviors regulating tangential migration of facial branchiomotor neurons in the zebrafish embryo. Master's Thesis. :68p
Wolman, M.A., Sittaramane, V., Essner, J.J., Yost, H.J., Chandrasekhar, A., and Halloran, M.C. (2008) Transient axonal glycoprotein-1 (TAG-1) and laminin-alpha1 regulate dynamic growth cone behaviors and initial axon direction in vivo. Neural Development. 3:6
Sittaramane, V., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2008) Expression of unconventional myosin genes during neuronal development in zebrafish. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 8(3):161-170
Bingham, S.M., Toussaint, G., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2005) Neuronal development and migration in zebrafish hindbrain explants. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 149(1):42-49
Vanderlaan, G., Tyurina, O.V., Karlstrom, R.O., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2005) Gli function is essential for motor neuron induction in zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 282(2):550-570
Teraoka, H., Russell, C., Regan, J., Chandrasekhar, A., Concha, M.L., Yokoyama, R., Higashi, K., Take-Uchi, M., Dong, W., Hiraga, T., Holder, N., and Wilson, S.W. (2004) Hedgehog and Fgf signaling pathways regulate the development of tphR-expressing serotonergic raphe neurons in zebrafish embryos. Journal of neurobiology. 60(3):275-288
Chandrasekhar, A. (2004) Turning heads: development of vertebrate branchiomotor neurons. Developmental Dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 229(1):143-161
Bingham, S., Chaudhari, S., Vanderlaan, G., Itoh, M., Chitnis, A., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2003) Neurogenic phenotype of mind bomb mutants leads to severe patterning defects in the zebrafish hindbrain. Developmental Dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 228(3):451-463
Jessen, J.R., Topczewski, J., Bingham, S., Sepich, D.S., Marlow, F., Chandrasekhar, A., and Solnica-Krezel, L. (2002) Zebrafish trilobite identifies new roles for Strabismus in gastrulation and neuronal movements. Nature cell biology. 4(8):610-615
Bingham, S., Higashijima, S.-I., Okamoto, H., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2002) The zebrafish trilobite gene is essential for tangential migration of branchiomotor neurons. Developmental Biology. 242(2):149-160
Bingham, S., Nasevicius, A., Ekker, S.C., and Chandrasekhar, A. (2001) Sonic hedgehog and tiggy-winkle hedgehog cooperatively induce zebrafish branchiomotor neurons. Genesis (New York, N.Y. : 2000). 30(3):170-174
Chandrasekhar, A., Schauerte, H.E., Haffter, P., and Kuwada, J.Y. (1999) The zebrafish detour gene is essential for cranial but not spinal motor neuron induction. Development (Cambridge, England). 126(12):2727-2737
Yee, C.S., Chandrasekhar, A., Halloran, M.C., Shoji, W., Warren, J.T., and Kuwada, J.Y. (1999) Molecular cloning, expression, and activity of zebrafish semaphorin Z1a. Brain research bulletin. 48(6):581-593
Warren, J.T., Jr., Chandrasekhar, A., Kanki, J.P., Rangarajan, R., Furley, A.J., and Kuwada, J.Y. (1999) Molecular cloning and developmental expression of a zebrafish axonal glycoprotein similar to TAG-1. Mechanisms of Development. 80(2):197-201
Chandrasekhar, A., Warren, Jr., J.T., Takahashi, K., Schauerte, H.E., van Eeden, F.J.M., Haffter, Pl, and Kuwada, J.Y. (1998) Role of sonic hedgehog in branchiomotor neuron induction in zebrafish. Mechanisms of Development. 76:101-115
Chandrasekhar, A., Moens, C.B., Warren, J.T., Kimmel, C.B., and Kuwada, J.Y. (1997) Development of branchiomotor neurons in zebrafish. Development (Cambridge, England). 124(13):2633-2644