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Selected Publications Bone



  • ​​​​​Pogoda, HM., Riedl-Quinkertz, I., Hammerschmidt, M. (2023). Direct BMP signaling to chordoblasts is required for the initiation of segmented notochord sheath mineralization in zebrafish vertebral column development. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 14:1107339. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2023.1107339
  • Pogoda, HM., Riedl-Quinkertz, I., Löhr, H., Waxman, J.S., Dale, R.M., Topczewski, J., Schulte-Merker, S., Hammerschmidt, M. (2018). Direct activation of chordoblasts by retinoic acid is required for segmented centra mineralization during zebrafish spine development. Development 2018 145: dev159418 doi: 10.1242/dev.15941
  • Jeradi, S. and Hammerschmidt, M. (2016). Retinoic acid-induced premature osteoblast-to-preosteocyte transitioning has multiple effects on calvarial development. Development 143: 1205-1216
  • Talbot, J.C., Walker, M.B., Carney, T.C., Huycke, T.R., Yan, Y.-L., Bremiller, R.A., Gai, L., DeLaurier, A., Postlethwait, J.H., Hammerschmidt, M. and Kimmel, C.B. (2012). Fras1 shapes endodermal pouch 1 and stabilizes zebrafish pharyngeal skeletal development. Development 139: 2804-2813
  • Asharani, P.V., Keupp, K., Semler, O., Wang, W., Li, Y., Thiele, H., Yigit, G., Pohl, E., Becker, J., Frommolt, P., Sonntag, C., Altmüller, J., Zimmermann, K., Greenspan, D.S., Akarsu, N.A., Netzer, C., Schönau, E., Wirth, R, Hammerschmidt, M., Nürnberg, P., Wollnik, B. and Carney, T.J. (2012). Attenuated. BMP1 function compromises osteogenesis, leading to bone fragility in humans and zebrafish. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 90: 661-674
  • Laue, K., Pogoda, H.-M., Daniel PB, van Haeringen A, Alanay Y, von Ameln S, Rachwalski M, Morgan T, Gray MJ, Breuning MH, Sawyer GM, Sutherland-Smith AJ, Nikkels PG, Kubisch C, Bloch W, Wollnik B, Hammerschmidt, M.*, Roberston, S.P.* (2011). Craniosynostosis and multiple skeletal anomalies in humans and zebrafish result from a defect in the localized degradation of retinoic acid. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 89: 595-606 (* joint corresponding authors)
  • Li, Y., Laue, K., Temtamy, S., Aglan, M., Kotan, L.D., Yigit, G., Husniye, C., Pawlik, B., Nürnberg, G., Wakeling, E.L., Quarrell, O.W., Baessmann, I., Lanktree, M.B., Yilmaz, M., Hegele, R.A., Amr, K., May, K.W., Nürnberg, P., Topaoglu, A.K., Hammerschmidt, M.* and Wollnik, B.* (2010). Temtamy preaxial brachydactyly syndrome is caused by loss-of-function mutations in Chondroitin synthase 1, a potential target of BMP signaling. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 87: 757-767   (* joint corresponding authors)
  • Laue, K., Jänicke, M., Plaster, N., Sonntag, C. and Hammerschmidt, M. (2008). Restriction of retinoic acid activity by Cyp26b1 is required for proper timing and patterning of osteogenesis during zebrafish development. Development 135: 3775-3787
  • Laue, K., Dejaut, S., Crump, J. G., Plaster, N., Roehl, H. H., Kimmel, C. B., Schneider, R. and Hammerschmidt, M. (2008). The multidomain protein Brpf1 binds histones and is required for hox gene expression and segmental identity. Development 135: 1935-1946
  • Nowak, M. and Hammerschmidt, M. (2006). Ubc9 is required for mitosis and cell survival during zebrafish development. Mol. Biol. Cell 17: 5324-5336
  • Plaster, N., Sonntag, C., Busse, C.E. and Hammerschmidt, M. (2006). p53 deficiency rescues apoptosis and differentiation of multiple cell types in zebrafish flathead mutants deficient for zygotic DNA polymerase d1. Cell Death Diff. 13: 223-235