Peer-Reviewed Publications

NOTES: undergraduate student, graduate student, ‡equal contribution,  *reviewed in F1000

[18] ‡DuMez, R., ‡Miyanji, E. H., Corado-Santiago, L., Barrameda, B., Zhou, Y., Hettiarachchi, S. D., Leblanc, R. M., and Skromne, I. (2021) In vivo characterization of carbon dots-bone interactions: Towards the development of bone-specific nanocarriers for drug delivery. Drug Delivery 28:1281-1289.

[17] Joshi, P., and Skromne, I. (2020) A theoretical model of neural maturation in the developing chick spinal cord. PLoS ONE. 15:e0244219.

[16] Joshi, P., Darr, A. J., and Skromne, I. (2019) CDX4 regulates the progression of neural maturation in the spinal cord.  Developmental Biology. 449:132-142.

[15] Peng, Z.,
Miyanji, E., H., Zhou, Y., Pardo, J., Hettiarachchi, S., D., Li, S., Blackwelder, P. L., Skromne, I., and Leblanc, R. M. (2017) Carbon dots: promising biomaterials for bone-specific imaging and drug delivery. Nanoscale, 9, 17533-17543!divAbstract

[14] ‡Li, S., ‡Skromne, I., Peng, Z., Dallman, J., Al-Youbi, A. O., Bashammakh, A., S., El-Shahawi, M. S., and Leblanc, R. M. (2016) “Dark” Carbon Dots Specifically “Light-up” Calcified Zebrafish Bones. J. Mat. Chem. B. 4, 7398-7405!divAbstract

[13] Cheng, J., Skromne, I., and Ho. R. K. (2016) Cdx4 and Retinoic Acid interact to position the hindbrain-spinal cord transition. Developmental Biology. 410, 178-189.

Hayward, A. G., Joshi, P., and Skromne, I. (2015) Spatiotemporal analysis of zebrafish hox gene regulation by Cdx4. Developmental Dynamics 244, 1564-1573.

Lee, K. and Skromne, I. (2014) Retinoic acid regulates, size, pattern and alignment of tissues at the head-trunk transition. Development 141, 4375-4384.

[10] Yariz, K., Duman, D., Zazo-Seco, C., Dallman, J., Huang, M., Peters, T., Sirmaci, A., Lu, N., Schraders, M., Skromne, I., Oostrik, J., Diaz-Horta, O., Young, J., Tokgoz-Yilmaz S., Konukseven, O., Shahin, H., Hetterschijt, L., Kanaan, M., Oonk, A. M. M., Edwards, Y. J. K., Li, H., Atalay, S., Blanton, S., DeSmidt, A., L., X.-Z., Pennings, R. J. E., Lu, Z., Chen, Z.-Y., Kremer, H., and Tekin, M. (2012) Mutations in OTOGL, encoding the inner ear protein Otogelin-like, causes moderate sensorineural hearing loss. American Journal of Human Genetics 91:872-882.

[9] Skromne, I. and Prince, V. E. (2008) Current perspectives in Zebrafish reverse genetics: Moving forward. Developmental Dynamics 237, 861-882.

[8] *Skromne, I., Thorsen, D., Hale, M., Prince, V. E. and Ho, R. K. (2007) Repression of the hindbrain developmental program by Cdx factors is required for the specification of the vertebrate spinal cord. Development 134, 2147-2158.

[7] *Bertocchini, F., Skromne, I. and Stern, C. D. (2004) Determination of embryonic polarity in a regulative system: evidence for endogenous inhibitors acting sequentially during primitive streak formation in the chick embryo. Development 131, 3381-3390.

[6] Skromne, I. and Stern, C. D. (2002) A hierarchy of gene expression accompanying induction of the primitive streak by Vg1 in the chick embryo. Mech Dev. 114, 115-118.

[5] *Skromne, I. and Stern, C. D. (2001) Interactions between Wnt and Vg1 signalling pathways initiate primitive streak formation in the chick embryo. Development 128, 2915-2927.

[4] Foley, A. C., Skromne, I. and Stern, C. D. (2000) Reconciling different models of forebrain induction and patterning: a dual role for the hypoblast. Development 127, 3839-3854.

[3] Bachvarova, R. F., Skromne, I. and Stern, C. D. (1998) Induction of primitive streak and Hensen’s node by the posterior marginal zone in the early chick embryo. Development 125, 3521-3534.

[2] Shah, S. B., Skromne, I., Humme, C. R., Kessler, D. S., Lee, K. J., Stern, C. D. and Dodd, J. (1997) Misexpression of chick Vg1 in the marginal zone induces primitive streak formation. Development 124, 5127-5138.

[1] Skromne, I. Sanchez, O. and Aguirre, J. (1995) Starvation stress modulates the expression of the Aspergillus nidulans brlA regulatory gene. Microbiology 141, 21-28.