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Cynthia Cooper's Lab Zebrafish Pigment Cell Biology


Neuffer S.J., Beltran-Cardona D., Jimenez-Perez K., Clancey L.F., Brown A., New L. and Cooper C.D. (2022) AP-3 complex subunit delta gene, ap3d1, regulates melanogenesis and melanophore survival via autophagy in zebrafish (Danio rerio) Pigment Cell Melanoma Research DOI:10.1111/pcmr.13055

Neuffer S.J. and Cooper C.D. (2022) Zebrafish Syndromic Albinism Models as Tools for Understanding and Treating Pigment Cell Disease in Humans Cancers DOI 10.3390/cancers14071752

Ma H., Liu Z., Yang Y., Feng D., Dong Y., Garbutt T.A., Hu Z., Wang L., Luan C., Cooper C.D., Li Y., Welch J.D., Qian L. and Liu J. (2021) Functional coordination of non-myocytes plays a key role in adult zebrafish heart regeneration EMBO Reports DOI 10.15252/embr.202152901

Nguyen P., Yefimov B., Coffin A.B. and Cooper C.D. (2019) Electro-immobilization as an alternative method to chemical immobilization of larval zebrafish Trans Amer Fisheries Soc doi: 10.1002/tafs.10167

Peterson K.A., Neuffer S., Bean M., New L., Coffin A.B. and Cooper C.D. (2019)  Melanosome-related proteins Vps11, Oca2 and Mitfa promote cisplatin chemoresistance in zebrafish melanocytes Exp Derm doi: 10.1111/exd.13937

Cooper C.D., Erickson S.D., Yin S., Moravec T., Peh B. and Curran K. (2018)  Protein Kinase A Signaling Inhibits Iridophore Differentiation in Zebrafish J Dev Bio  doi:10.3390/jdb6040023

Cooper C.D. (2017) Insights from zebrafish on human pigment cell disease and treatment Dev Dyn 246(11):889-896.

Klionsky D.J.….C.D. Cooper et al. (2016) Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (3rd edition) Autophagy 12(1): 1-222.

Wagner T.L., Cooper C.D., Gross J.A. and A.B. Coffin (2015). The effect of seismic waterguns on the inner ears of round goby Journal of Great Lakes doi:10.1016/j.jglr.2015.08.012

Lambert M.J., Cochran W.O., Wilde B.M., Olsen K.G. and C.D. Cooper (2015) “Evidence for widespread subfunctionalization of splice forms in vertebrate genomes” Genome Res 25(5): 624-32.

Lambert M.J., Olsen K.G. and C.D. Cooper (2014) “Gene duplication followed by exon structure divergence substitutes for alternative splicing in zebrafish” Gene 546(2):271-6.

Beirl A.J., Linbo T.H., Cobb M.J. and C.D. Cooper (2014) “oca2 regulation of chromatophore differentiation and number is cell type specific in zebrafish” Pigment Cell & Melanoma Res 27(2):178-89.

Clancey L.F., Beirl A.J., Linbo T.H. and C.D. Cooper (2013) “Maintenance of melanophore morphology and survival is cathepsin and vps11 dependent in zebrafish” PLoS ONE 8(5):e65096.

Cooper C.D., Linbo T.H. and D.W. Raible (2009) “kit and foxd3 genetically interact to regulate melanophore survival in zebrafish” Dev Dyn 238(4):875-886.

Cooper C.D. and D.W. Raible (2008) “Mechanisms for reaching the differentiated state: Insights from neural crest derived melanocytes.” Sem Cell Dev Biol 20(1):105-110.

Lampe P.D., Cooper C.D., King T. J. and Burt J.M. (2006) “Analysis of Connexin43 phosphorylated at S325, S328 and S330 in normoxic and ischemic heart.” J Cell Sci 119:3435-42.

Lister J.A., Cooper C, Nguyen K, Modrell M, Grant K, Raible D.W. (2006) “Zebrafish foxd3 is required for development of a subset of neural crest derivatives.” Dev Biol 290:92-104.

Cooper, C.D. and P.D. Lampe (2002) “Casein Kinase 1 Regulates Connexin43 Gap Junction Assembly.” Journal of Biological Chemistry, 277(47):44962-44968

Cooper, C.D., Solan, J.L., Dolejsi, M.K., Lampe, P.D. (2000) “Analysis of Connexin Phosphorylation Sites.” Methods 20(2):196-204.