ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-960805-621
Xu, Qiling
Email: qxu@nimr.mrc.ac.uk
URL: http://www.nimr.mrc.ac.uk/research/david-wilkinson/
Affiliation: Wilkinson Lab
Address: MRC National Institute for Medical Research Division of Developmental Neurobiology The Ridgeway, Mill Hill London NW7 1AA UK
Country: United Kingdom
Phone: 0044 20 8816 2699
Fax: 0044 20 8816 2523


Hughes, S.M., Escaleira, R.C., Wanders, K., Koth, J., Wilkinson, D.G., Xu, Q. (2022) Clonal behaviour of myogenic precursor cells throughout the vertebrate lifespan. Biology Open. 11(8):
Cayuso, J., Xu, Q., Addison, M., Wilkinson, D.G. (2019) Actomyosin regulation by Eph receptor signaling couples boundary cell formation to border sharpness. eLIFE. 8:
Addison, M., Xu, Q., Cayuso, J., Wilkinson, D.G. (2018) Cell Identity Switching Regulated by Retinoic Acid Signaling Maintains Homogeneous Segments in the Hindbrain. Developmental Cell. 45:606-620.e3
Breau, M.A., Wilkinson, D.G., and Xu, Q. (2013) A Hox gene controls lateral line cell migration by regulating chemokine receptor expression downstream of Wnt signaling. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110(42):16892-16897
Gerety, S.S., Breau, M.A., Sasai, N., Xu, Q., Briscoe, J., and Wilkinson, D.G. (2013) An inducible transgene expression system for zebrafish and chick. Development (Cambridge, England). 140(10):2235-2243
Breau, M.A., Wilson, D., Wilkinson, D.G., and Xu, Q. (2012) Chemokine and Fgf signalling act as opposing guidance cues in formation of the lateral line primordium. Development (Cambridge, England). 139(12):2246-2253
Feng, Y., and Xu, Q. (2010) Pivotal role of hmx2 and hmx3 in zebrafish inner ear and lateral line development. Developmental Biology. 339(2):507-518
Sobieszczuk, D.F., Poliakov, A., Xu, Q., and Wilkinson, D.G. (2010) A feedback loop mediated by degradation of an inhibitor is required to initiate neuronal differentiation. Genes & Development. 24(2):206-218
Boldajipour, B., Mahabaleshwar, H., Kardash, E., Reichman-Fried, M., Blaser, H., Minina, S., Wilson, D., Xu, Q., and Raz, E. (2008) Control of chemokine-guided cell migration by ligand sequestration. Cell. 132(3):463-473
Xu, Q., Stemple, D., and Joubin, K. (2008) Microinjection and cell transplantation in zebrafish embryos. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 461:513-520
Holder, N., and Xu, Q. (2008) The zebrafish: an overview of its early development. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 461:483-491
Cheng, Y.C., Amoyel, M., Qiu, X., Jiang, Y.J., Xu, Q., and Wilkinson, D.G. (2004) Notch activation regulates the segregation and differentiation of rhombomere boundary cells in the zebrafish hindbrain. Developmental Cell. 6(4):539-550
Xu, Q., Mellitzer, G., and Wilkinson, D.G. (2000) Roles of Eph receptors and ephrins in segmental patterning. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences. 355(1399):993-1002
Mellitzer, G., Xu, Q., and Wilkinson, D.G. (1999) Eph receptors and ephrins restrict cell intermingling and communication. Nature. 400(6739):77-81
Xu, Q., Mellitzer, G., Robinson, V., and Wilkinson, D.G. (1999) In vivo cell sorting in complementary segmental domains mediated by Eph receptors and ephrins. Nature. 399(6733):267-271
Xu, Q. (1999) Microinjection into zebrafish embryos. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 127:125-132
Holder, N. and Xu, Q. (1999) Microinjection of DNA, RNA, and protein into the fertilized zebrafish egg for analysis of gene function. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 97:487-490
Holder, N. and Xu, Q. (1999) The zebrafish. An overview of its early development. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 97:431-439
Cooke, J.E., Xu, Q.L., Wilson, S.W., and Holder, N. (1997) Characterisation of five novel zebrafish Eph-related receptor tyrosine kinases suggests roles in patterning the neural plate. Development genes and evolution. 206:515-531
Lee, K.H., Xu, Q., and Breitbart, R.E. (1996) A new tinman-related gene, nkx2.7, anticipates the expression of nkx2.5 and nkx2.3 in zebrafish heart and pharyngeal endoderm. Developmental Biology. 180(2):722-731
Xu, Q.L., Alldus, G., Macdonald, R., Wilkinson, D.G., and Holder, N. (1996) Function of the Eph-related kinase rtk1 in patterning of the zebrafish forebrain. Nature. 381:319-322
Xu, Q.L., Alldus, G., Holder, N., and Wilkinson, D.G. (1995) Expression of truncated Sek-1 receptor tyrosine kinase disrupts the segmental restriction of gene expression in the Xenopus and zebrafish hindbrain. Development (Cambridge, England). 121:4005-4016
Macdonald, R., Barth, K.A., Xu, Q.L., Holder, N., Mikkola, I., and Wilson, S.W. (1995) Midline signalling is required for Pax gene regulation and patterning of the eyes. Development (Cambridge, England). 121:3267-3278
Macdonald, R., Xu, Q., Barth, K.A., Mikkola, I., Holder, N., Fjose, A., Krauss, S., and Wilson, S.W. (1994) Regulatory gene expression boundaries demarcate sites of neuronal differentiation in the embryonic zebrafish forebrain. Neuron. 13:1039-1053
Xu, Q., Holder, N., Patient, R., and Wilson, S.W. (1994) Spatially regulated expression of three receptor tyrosine kinase genes during gastrulation in the zebrafish. Development (Cambridge, England). 120:287-299