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Michael V. Danilchik Ph.D.

  • (503) 494-8568

    Portland Campus

    • Professor of Integrative Biosciences School of Dentistry
    • Cancer Biology Graduate Program School of Medicine
    • Program in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences School of Medicine

Areas of interest

  • Developmental Aspects of Cytokinesis in Embryogenesis

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Washington Washington 1982

Publications

Selected publications

  • Danilchik, M., Riegert, K, and Brown, E. (2006). Intrinsic chiral properties of the Xenopus egg cortex: An early indicator of left­-right asymmetry? Development 133, 4517­4526.
    http://dev.biologists.org/cgi/reprint/133/22/4517.pdf?ijkey=OzRpP24zaBgUEJU&keytype=finite

  • Danilchik MV, Bedrick SD, Brown EE, Ray K. Furrow microtubules and localized exocytosis in cleaving Xenopus laevis embryos. J Cell Sci. 2003 Jan 15;116(Pt 2):273-83.

  • Larkin K, Danilchik MV. Three-dimensional Analysis of Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope Sections Reveals an Array of Microtubules in the Cleavage Furrow of Sea Urchin Eggs. Microsc Microanal. 2001;7(3):265-275

  • Danilchik MV, Brown EE, Larkin K, Ray K. Applications of confocal microscopy to study the roles of the cytoskeleton during early embryogenesis in amphibians. Microsc Microanal. 1999;5 Suppl 2:1076-7

  • Larkin K, Danilchik MV. Ventral cell rearrangements contribute to anterior-posterior axis lengthening between neurula and tailbud stages in Xenopus laevis. Dev Biol. 1999 Dec 15;216(2):550-60.

  • Larkin K, Danilchik MV. Microtubules are required for completion of cytokinesis in sea urchin eggs. Dev Biol. 1999 Oct 1;214(1):215-26.

Publications

  • "Exosomal trafficking in Xenopus development." Genesis  In: , Vol. 55, No. 1-2, e23011, 01.01.2017.
  • "Vertebrate embryonic cleavage pattern determination."   Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Vol. 953 Springer New York LLC, 2017. p. 117-171 (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Vol. 953).
  • "A chicken embryo cardiac outflow tract atlas for registering changes due to abnormal blood flow."   2016 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2016. Vol. 2016-October Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016. p. 1236-1239 7590929.
  • "RHEB1 expression in embryonic and postnatal mouse." Histochemistry and Cell Biology In: , 26.12.2015, p. 1-12.
  • "Symmetry breakage in the vertebrate embryo : When does it happen and how does it work?" Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 393, No. 1, 01.09.2014, p. 109-123.
  • "Blastocoel-spanning filopodia in cleavage-stage Xenopus laevis : Potential roles in morphogen distribution and detection." Developmental Biology  In: , Vol. 382, No. 1, 01.10.2013, p. 70-81.
  • "Hemodynamic forces regulate collagen deposition in the embryonic chicken outflow tract."   ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference, SBC 2013. Vol. 1 A 2013.
  • "Linking early determinants and cilia-driven leftward flow in left-right axis specification of Xenopus laevis : A theoretical approach." Differentiation  In: , Vol. 83, No. 2, 02.2012.
  • "Serotonin signaling is required for Wnt-dependent GRP specification and leftward flow in Xenopus." Current Biology  In: , Vol. 22, No. 1, 10.01.2012, p. 33-39.
  • "Manipulating and imaging the early Xenopus laevis embryo."  Methods in Molecular Biology. Vol. 770 2011. p. 21-54 (Methods in Molecular Biology; Vol. 770).
  • "Membrane dynamics of cleavage furrow closure in Xenopus laevis." Developmental Dynamics In: , Vol. 237, No. 3, 03.2008, p. 565-579.
  • "Intrinsic chiral properties of the Xenopus egg cortex : An early indicator of left-right asymmetry." Development  In: , Vol. 133, No. 22, 11.2006, p. 4517-4526.
  • "Furrow microtubules and localized exocytosis in cleaving Xenopus laevis embryos." Journal of Cell Science  In: , Vol. 116, No. 2, 15.01.2003, p. 273-283.
  • "Three-dimensional analysis of laser scanning confocal microscope sections reveals an array of microtubules in the cleavage furrow of sea urchin eggs." Microscopy and Microanalysis In: , Vol. 7, No. 3, 05.2001, p. 265-275.
  • "Ventral cell rearrangements contribute to anterior. Posterior axis lengthening between neurula and tailbud stages in Xenopus laevis." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 216, No. 2, 15.12.1999, p. 550-560.
  • "Microtubules are required for completion of cytokinesis in sea urchin eggs." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 214, No. 1, 01.10.1999, p. 215-226.
  • "Applications of confocal microscopy to study the roles of the cytoskeleton during early embryogenesis in amphibians." Microscopy and microanalysis : the official journal of Microscopy Society of America, Microbeam Analysis Society, Microscopical Society of Canada In: , Vol. 5 Suppl 2, 1999, p. 1076-1077.
  • "Oocytes are a source of catecholamines in the primate ovary : Evidence for a cell-cell regulatory loop." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America In: , Vol. 95, No. 18, 01.09.1998, p. 10990-10995.
  • "Requirement for microtubules in new membrane formation during cytokinesis of Xenopus embryos." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 194, No. 1, 01.02.1998, p. 47-60.
  • "Erratum : Testis of prepubertal rhesus monkeys receives a dual catecholaminergic input provided by the extrinsic innervation and an intragonadal source of catecholamines (Biology of Reproduction 55:3 (509- 518))." Biology of Reproduction In: , Vol. 58, No. 5, 1998, p. 1330.
  • "Inhibition of morphogenetic movement during Xenopus gastrulation by injected sulfatase : Implications for anteroposterior and dorsoventral axis formation." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 187, No. 2, 15.07.1997, p. 224-235.
  • "Xwnt-8 and lithium can act upon either dorsal mesodermal or neurectodermal cells to cause a loss of forebrain in Xenopus embryos." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 186, No. 1, 01.06.1997, p. 100-114.
  • "Testis of prepubertal rhesus monkeys receives a dual catecholaminergic input provided by the extrinsic innervation and an intragonadal source of catecholamines." Biology of Reproduction In: , Vol. 55, No. 3, 09.1996, p. 509-518.
  • "Gravitational effects on the rearrangement of cytoplasmic components during axial formation in amphibian development." Advances in Space Research In: , Vol. 17, No. 6-7, 1996, p. 225-235.
  • "Relocation of Mitochondria to the Prospective Dorsal Marginal Zone during Xenopus Embryogenesis." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 170, No. 1, 07.1995, p. 83-90.
  • "The primate ovary contains a population of catecholaminergic neuron-like cells expressing nerve growth factor receptors." Endocrinology In: , Vol. 136, No. 12, 1995, p. 5760-5768.
  • "Provisional bilateral symmetry in Xenopus eggs is established during maturation." Zygote In: , Vol. 2, No. 3, 08.1994, p. 213-220.
  • "Deep cytoplasmic rearrangements in axis-respecified Xenopus embryos." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 160, No. 1, 1993, p. 157-164.
  • "Dynamics of germ plasm localization and its inhibition by ultraviolet irradiation in early cleavage Xenopus embryos." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 157, No. 2, 1993, p. 371-382.
  • "Deep cytoplasmic rearrangements in ventralized Xenopus embryos." Developmental Biology In: , Vol. 160, No. 1, 1993, p. 148-156.

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