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ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-981006-1
Kikuta, Hiroshi
Email: hkikuta@lab.nig.ac.jp
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Address: Sars International Centre for Marine Molecular Biology Bergen High Technology Centre Thormøhlensgt. 55 Bergen, N-5008 Norway
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Phone: 47-5558-4357
Fax: 47-5558-4305
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BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS


PUBLICATIONS
Suster, M.L., Kikuta, H., Urasaki, A., Asakawa, K., and Kawakami, K. (2009) Transgenesis in zebrafish with the tol2 transposon system. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 561:41-63
Kikuta, H., and Kawakami, K. (2009) Transient and stable transgenesis using tol2 transposon vectors. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 546:69-84
Punnamoottil, B., Kikuta, H., Pezeron, G., Erceg, J., Becker, T.S., and Rinkwitz, S. (2008) Enhancer detection in zebrafish permits the identification of neuronal subtypes that express Hox4 paralogs. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 237(8):2195-2208
Bessa, J., Tavares, M.J., Santos, J., Kikuta, H., Laplante, M., Becker, T.S., Gómez-Skarmeta, J.L., and Casares, F. (2008) meis1 regulates cyclin D1 and c-myc expression, and controls the proliferation of the multipotent cells in the early developing zebrafish eye. Development (Cambridge, England). 135(5):799-803
Meijer, A.H., van der Sar, A.M., Cunha, C., Lamers, G.E., Laplante, M.A., Kikuta, H., Bitter, W., Becker, T.S., and Spaink, H.P. (2008) Identification and real-time imaging of a myc-expressing neutrophil population involved in inflammation and mycobacterial granuloma formation in zebrafish. Developmental and comparative immunology. 32(1):36-49
Kikuta, H., Laplante, M., Navratilova, P., Komisarczuk, A.Z., Engstrom, P.G., Fredman, D., Akalin, A., Caccamo, M., Sealy, I., Howe, K., Ghislain, J., Pezeron, G., Mourrain, P., Ellingsen, S., Oates, A.C., Thisse, C., Thisse, B., Foucher, I., Adolf, B., Geling, A., Lenhard, B., and Becker, T.S. (2007) Genomic regulatory blocks encompass multiple neighboring genes and maintain conserved synteny in vertebrates. Genome research. 17(5):545-555
Rinkwitz, S., Laplante, M., Kikuta, H., and Becker, T.S. (2007) A large-scale zebrafish enhancer screen. ZFIN Direct Data Submission.
Kikuta, H., Fredman, D., Rinkwitz, S., Lenhard, B., and Becker, T.S. (2007) Retroviral enhancer detection insertions in zebrafish combined with comparative genomics reveal genomic regulatory blocks - a fundamental feature of vertebrate genomes. Genome biology. 8(1):S4
Islam, M.E., Kikuta, H., Inoue, F., Kanai, M., Kawakami, A., Parvin, M.S., Takeda, H., and Yamasu, K. (2006) Three enhancer regions regulate gbx2 gene expression in the isthmic region during zebrafish development. Mechanisms of Development. 123(12):907-924
Hadrys, T., Punnamoottil, B., Pieper, M., Kikuta, H., Pezeron, G., Becker, T.S., Prince, V., Baker, R., and Rinkwitz, S. (2006) Conserved co-regulation and promoter sharing of hoxb3a and hoxb4a in zebrafish. Developmental Biology. 297(1):26-43
Stigloher, C., Ninkovic, J., Laplante, M., Geling, A., Tannhauser, B., Topp, S., Kikuta, H., Becker, T.S., Houart, C., and Bally-Cuif, L. (2006) Segregation of telencephalic and eye-field identities inside the zebrafish forebrain territory is controlled by Rx3. Development (Cambridge, England). 133(15):2925-2935
Laplante, M., Kikuta, H., Konig, M., and Becker, T.S. (2006) Enhancer detection in the zebrafish using pseudotyped murine retroviruses. Methods (San Diego, Calif.). 39(3):189-198
Ellingsen, S., Laplante, M.A., Konig, M., Kikuta, H., Furmanek, T., Hoivik, E.A., and Becker, T.S. (2005) Large-scale enhancer detection in the zebrafish genome. Development (Cambridge, England). 132(17):3799-3811
Kikuta, H., Kanai, M., Ito, Y., and Yamasu, K. (2003) gbx2 Homeobox gene is required for the maintenance of the isthmic region in the zebrafish embryonic brain. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 228(3):433-450
Tonou-Fujimori, N., Takahashi, M., Onodera, H., Kikuta, H., Koshida, S., Takeda, H., and Yamasu, K. (2002) RETRACTED: Expression of the FGF receptor 2 gene (fgfr2) during embryogenesis in the zebrafish Danio rerio. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 2(3-4):183-188
Tonou-Fujimori, N., Takahashi, M., Onodera, H., Kikuta, H., Koshida, S., Takeda, H., and Yamasu, K. (2002) Expression of the FGF receptor 2 gene (fgfr2) during embryogenesis in the zebrafish Danio rerio. Mechanisms of Development. (Suppl.) 119:S173-S178

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