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Daniel Meulemans Medeiros

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Boulder
DepartmentEcology & Evolutionary Biology

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    R03DE019804     (MEDEIROS, DANIEL MEULEMANS)Apr 1, 2012 - Mar 31, 2014
    A Cis-regulatory Model for Neural Border Induction
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R21DE025940     (MEDEIROS, DANIEL MEULEMANS)Sep 27, 2016 - Aug 31, 2018
    Testing models of pharyngeal segmentation using the sea lamprey Petromyzon marinus and the frog Xenopus laevis
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R13HD093418     (MEDEIROS, DANIEL MEULEMANS)Aug 1, 2017 - Jul 31, 2022
    The Biennial Meeting of the Pan American Society for Evolutionary Developmental Biology
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Square T, Jandzik D, Romášek M, Cerny R, Medeiros DM. The origin and diversification of the developmental mechanisms that pattern the vertebrate head skeleton. Dev Biol. 2017 07 15; 427(2):219-229. PMID: 27884657.
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    2. Square T, Jandzik D, Cattell M, Hansen A, Medeiros DM. Embryonic expression of endothelins and their receptors in lamprey and frog reveals stem vertebrate origins of complex Endothelin signaling. Sci Rep. 2016 Sep 28; 6:34282. PMID: 27677704.
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    3. Square T, Romášek M, Jandzik D, Cattell MV, Klymkowsky M, Medeiros DM. CRISPR/Cas9-mediated mutagenesis in the sea lamprey Petromyzon marinus: a powerful tool for understanding ancestral gene functions in vertebrates. Development. 2015 Dec 01; 142(23):4180-7. PMID: 26511928; PMCID: PMC4712834 [Available on 12/01/16].
    4. Medeiros DM. Ancient origin for the axochord: a putative notochord homolog (Comment on DOI 10.1002/bies.201500027). Bioessays. 2015 Aug; 37(8):834. PMID: 26172519.
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    5. Taniguchi Y, Kurth T, Medeiros DM, Tazaki A, Ramm R, Epperlein HH. Mesodermal origin of median fin mesenchyme and tail muscle in amphibian larvae. Sci Rep. 2015 Jun 18; 5:11428. PMID: 26086331.
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    6. Jandzik D, Garnett AT, Square TA, Cattell MV, Yu JK, Medeiros DM. Evolution of the new vertebrate head by co-option of an ancient chordate skeletal tissue. Nature. 2015 Feb 26; 518(7540):534-7. PMID: 25487155.
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    7. Square T, Jandzik D, Cattell M, Coe A, Doherty J, Medeiros DM. A gene expression map of the larval Xenopus laevis head reveals developmental changes underlying the evolution of new skeletal elements. Dev Biol. 2015 Jan 15; 397(2):293-304. PMID: 25446275.
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    8. Jandzik D, Hawkins MB, Cattell MV, Cerny R, Square TA, Medeiros DM. Roles for FGF in lamprey pharyngeal pouch formation and skeletogenesis highlight ancestral functions in the vertebrate head. Development. 2014 Feb; 141(3):629-38. PMID: 24449839.
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    9. Van Otterloo E, Cornell RA, Medeiros DM, Garnett AT. Gene regulatory evolution and the origin of macroevolutionary novelties: insights from the neural crest. Genesis. 2013 Jul; 51(7):457-70. PMID: 23712931; PMCID: PMC4249638.
    10. Garnett AT, Square TA, Medeiros DM. BMP, Wnt and FGF signals are integrated through evolutionarily conserved enhancers to achieve robust expression of Pax3 and Zic genes at the zebrafish neural plate border. Development. 2012 Nov; 139(22):4220-31. PMID: 23034628; PMCID: PMC4074300.
    11. Cox SG, Kim H, Garnett AT, Medeiros DM, An W, Crump JG. An essential role of variant histone H3.3 for ectomesenchyme potential of the cranial neural crest. PLoS Genet. 2012 Sep; 8(9):e1002938. PMID: 23028350; PMCID: PMC3447937.
    12. Medeiros DM, Crump JG. New perspectives on pharyngeal dorsoventral patterning in development and evolution of the vertebrate jaw. Dev Biol. 2012 Nov 15; 371(2):121-35. PMID: 22960284; PMCID: PMC3466404.
    13. Medeiros DM. The evolution of the neural crest: new perspectives from lamprey and invertebrate neural crest-like cells. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Dev Biol. 2013 Jan-Feb; 2(1):1-15. PMID: 23799627.
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    14. Van Otterloo E, Li W, Garnett A, Cattell M, Medeiros DM, Cornell RA. Novel Tfap2-mediated control of soxE expression facilitated the evolutionary emergence of the neural crest. Development. 2012 Feb; 139(4):720-30. PMID: 22241841; PMCID: PMC3265060.
    15. Cattell MV, Garnett AT, Klymkowsky MW, Medeiros DM. A maternally established SoxB1/SoxF axis is a conserved feature of chordate germ layer patterning. Evol Dev. 2012 Jan-Feb; 14(1):104-15. PMID: 23016978.
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    16. Cattell M, Lai S, Cerny R, Medeiros DM. A new mechanistic scenario for the origin and evolution of vertebrate cartilage. PLoS One. 2011; 6(7):e22474. PMID: 21799866.
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    17. Cerny R, Cattell M, Sauka-Spengler T, Bronner-Fraser M, Yu F, Medeiros DM. Evidence for the prepattern/cooption model of vertebrate jaw evolution. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Oct 05; 107(40):17262-7. PMID: 20855630; PMCID: PMC2951391.
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