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Katherine Ann Fantauzzo

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSDM-Craniofacial Biology

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    F32DE022719     (FANTAUZZO, KATHERINE ANN)Sep 30, 2012 - Sep 29, 2014
    PI3K/Akt-mediated PDGFRalpha signaling in craniofacial development
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R03DE025263     (FANTAUZZO, KATHERINE ANN)Jul 1, 2015 - May 31, 2017
    PDGFRbeta signaling in craniofacial development.
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01DE027689     (FANTAUZZO, KATHERINE ANN)Mar 2, 2018 - Jan 31, 2023
    Characterization of PDGFR dimer-specific dynamics in the craniofacial mesenchyme
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Fantauzzo KA, Soriano P. Generation of an immortalized mouse embryonic palatal mesenchyme cell line. PLoS One. 2017; 12(6):e0179078. PMID: 28582446.
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    2. Fantauzzo KA, Soriano P. PDGFRß regulates craniofacial development through homodimers and functional heterodimers with PDGFRa. Genes Dev. 2016 11 01; 30(21):2443-2458. PMID: 27856617.
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    3. Fantauzzo KA, Soriano P. Receptor tyrosine kinase signaling: regulating neural crest development one phosphate at a time. Curr Top Dev Biol. 2015; 111:135-82. PMID: 25662260; PMCID: PMC4363133.
    4. DeStefano GM, Kurban M, Anyane-Yeboa K, Dall'Armi C, Di Paolo G, Feenstra H, Silverberg N, Rohena L, López-Cepeda LD, Jobanputra V, Fantauzzo KA, Kiuru M, Tadin-Strapps M, Sobrino A, Vitebsky A, Warburton D, Levy B, Salas-Alanis JC, Christiano AM. Mutations in the cholesterol transporter gene ABCA5 are associated with excessive hair overgrowth. PLoS Genet. 2014; 10(5):e1004333. PMID: 24831815; PMCID: PMC4022463.
    5. Fantauzzo KA, Soriano P. PI3K-mediated PDGFRa signaling regulates survival and proliferation in skeletal development through p53-dependent intracellular pathways. Genes Dev. 2014 May 01; 28(9):1005-17. PMID: 24788519; PMCID: PMC4018488.
    6. DeStefano GM, Fantauzzo KA, Petukhova L, Kurban M, Tadin-Strapps M, Levy B, Warburton D, Cirulli ET, Han Y, Sun X, Shen Y, Shirazi M, Jobanputra V, Cepeda-Valdes R, Cesar Salas-Alanis J, Christiano AM. Position effect on FGF13 associated with X-linked congenital generalized hypertrichosis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 May 07; 110(19):7790-5. PMID: 23603273.
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    7. Fantauzzo KA, Kurban M, Levy B, Christiano AM. Trps1 and its target gene Sox9 regulate epithelial proliferation in the developing hair follicle and are associated with hypertrichosis. PLoS Genet. 2012; 8(11):e1003002. PMID: 23133399; PMCID: PMC3486859.
    8. Kurban M, Kim CA, Kiuru M, Fantauzzo K, Cabral R, Abbas O, Levy B, Christiano AM. Copy number variations on chromosome 4q26-27 are associated with Cantu syndrome. Dermatology. 2011; 223(4):316-20. PMID: 22310962; PMCID: PMC3696378.
    9. Fantauzzo KA, Christiano AM. Trps1 activates a network of secreted Wnt inhibitors and transcription factors crucial to vibrissa follicle morphogenesis. Development. 2012 Jan; 139(1):203-14. PMID: 22115758; PMCID: PMC3231778.
    10. Fantauzzo KA, Christiano AM. There and back again: hair follicle stem cell dynamics. Cell Stem Cell. 2011 Jan 07; 8(1):8-9. PMID: 21211777.
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    11. Richardson GD, Bazzi H, Fantauzzo KA, Waters JM, Crawford H, Hynd P, Christiano AM, Jahoda CA. KGF and EGF signalling block hair follicle induction and promote interfollicular epidermal fate in developing mouse skin. Development. 2009 Jul; 136(13):2153-64. PMID: 19474150; PMCID: PMC2729337.
    12. Richardson GD, Fantauzzo KA, Bazzi H, Määttä A, Jahoda CA. Dynamic expression of Syndecan-1 during hair follicle morphogenesis. Gene Expr Patterns. 2009 Sep; 9(6):454-60. PMID: 19427408.
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    13. Fantauzzo KA, Tadin-Strapps M, You Y, Mentzer SE, Baumeister FA, Cianfarani S, Van Maldergem L, Warburton D, Sundberg JP, Christiano AM. A position effect on TRPS1 is associated with Ambras syndrome in humans and the Koala phenotype in mice. Hum Mol Genet. 2008 Nov 15; 17(22):3539-51. PMID: 18713754; PMCID: PMC2572698.
    14. Fantauzzo KA, Bazzi H, Jahoda CA, Christiano AM. Dynamic expression of the zinc-finger transcription factor Trps1 during hair follicle morphogenesis and cycling. Gene Expr Patterns. 2008 Jan; 8(2):51-7. PMID: 18054290.
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    15. Ishii Y, Wajid M, Bazzi H, Fantauzzo KA, Barber AG, Blaydon DC, Nam JS, Yoon JK, Kelsell DP, Christiano AM. Mutations in R-spondin 4 (RSPO4) underlie inherited anonychia. J Invest Dermatol. 2008 Apr; 128(4):867-70. PMID: 17805348.
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    16. Bazzi H, Fantauzzo KA, Richardson GD, Jahoda CA, Christiano AM. Transcriptional profiling of developing mouse epidermis reveals novel patterns of coordinated gene expression. Dev Dyn. 2007 Apr; 236(4):961-70. PMID: 17330888.
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    17. Bazzi H, Fantauzzo KA, Richardson GD, Jahoda CA, Christiano AM. The Wnt inhibitor, Dickkopf 4, is induced by canonical Wnt signaling during ectodermal appendage morphogenesis. Dev Biol. 2007 May 15; 305(2):498-507. PMID: 17397822.
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    18. Kingsley PD, Malik J, Fantauzzo KA, Palis J. Yolk sac-derived primitive erythroblasts enucleate during mammalian embryogenesis. Blood. 2004 Jul 01; 104(1):19-25. PMID: 15031208.
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