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BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
My research examines potential signaling mechanism involved in the formation of the photoreceptor mosaic.
Elenbaas, J.S., Maitra, D., Liu, Y., Lentz, S.I., Nelson, B., Hoenerhoff, M.J., Shavit, J.A., Omary, M.B. (2016) A precursor-inducible zebrafish model of acute protoporphyria with hepatic protein aggregation and multiorganelle stress. FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 30(5):1798-810
Bernardos, R.L., Lentz, S.I., Wolfe, M.S., and Raymond, P.A. (2005) Notch-Delta signaling is required for spatial patterning and Muller glia differentiation in the zebrafish retina. Developmental Biology. 278(2):381-395
Raymond, P.A. and Lentz, S.I. (2001) Regulation of retinal neurogenesis in zebrafish by notch signaling. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science. 42(4):1961
Lentz, S.I., J.H. Miner, J.R. Sanes, and W.D. Snider (1997) Distribution of the ten known laminin chains in the pathways and targets of developing sensory axons. J. Comparative Neurology 378: 547-561.
Miner, J.H., B.L. Patton, S.I. Lentz, D.J. Gilbert, W.D. Snider, N.A. Jenkins, N.G. Copeland, and J.R. Sanes (1997) The laminin alpha chains: Expression, developmental transitions, and chromosomal locations of a1-5, identification of heterotrimeric laminins 8-11, and cloning of a novel a3 isoform. Journal of Cell Biology 137: 685-701.
Zhou, L., F.A. White, S.I. Lentz, D.E. Wright, D.A. Fisher, and W.D. Snider (1997) Cloning and expression of a novel murine semaphorin with structural similarity to insect semaphorin I. Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 9: 26-41.
Lentz, S.I., C.M. Knudson, S.J. Korsmeyer, and W.D. Snider (1999) Neurotrophins support the development of diverse sensory axon morphologies. Journal of Neuroscience 19: 1038-1048.