Current Publications

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Mercer, TR, Wilhelm, D, Dinger, ME, Solda, G, Korbie, DJ, Glazov, EA, Truong, V, Schwenke, M, Simons, C, Matthaei, KI, Saint, R, Koopman, P, and Mattick, JS (2011). Expression of distinct RNAs from 3' untranslated regions. Nucleic Acids Research 39: 23932403.

Ryan J, Ludbrook L, Wilhelm D, Sinclair A, Koopman P, Bernard P and Harley VR (2011). Analysis of gene function in cultured embryonic mouse gonads using nucleofection. Sexual Development 5: 715.

Kashimada, K, Pelosi, E, Chen, H, Schlessinger, D, Wilhelm, D and Koopman, P (2011). FOXL2 and BMP2 act cooperatively to regulate follistatin gene expression during ovarian development. Endocrinology 152: 272280.

Rolland, AD, Lehmann, KP, Johnson, KJ, Gaido, KW and Koopman, P (2011). Uncovering gene regulatory networks during mouse fetal germ cell development. Biology of Reproduction 84: 790800.

White, S, Ohnesorg, T, Notini, A, Roeszler, K, Hewitt, J, Daggag, H, Smith, C, Turbitt, E, Gustin, S, van den Bergen, J, Miles, D, Western, P, Arboleda, V, Schumacher, V, Gordon, L, Bell, K, Bengtsson, H, Speed, T, Hutson, J, Warne, G, Harley, V, Koopman, P, Vilain, E and Sinclair, A (2011). Copy number variation in patients with disorders of sex development due to 46,XY gonadal dysgenesis. PLoS One 6: e17793.

Bagheri-Fam, S, Argentaro, A, Svingen, T, Combes, A, Sinclair, A, Koopman, P and Harley, VR (2011). Defective survival of proliferating Sertoli cells and androgen receptor function in a mouse model of the ATR-X syndrome. Human Molecular Genetics 20: 22132224.

Sim, H, Argentaro, A, Czech, D, Bagheri-Fam, S, Poulat, F, Sinclair, A, Koopman, P, Boizet-Bonhoure, B and Harley, VR (2011). Inhibition of Sry-Calmodulin complex formation induces ectopic expression of ovarian cell markers in developing XY gonads. Endocrinology 152: 2883-2893.

Spiller, C and Koopman, P (2011). Cell cycle control in germ cell differentiation. In: Kubiak, J (Ed.) Cell cycle in development. (Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation 53: 269308). Springer, ISBN 978-3-642-19064-3.

Combes AN, Bowles J, Feng C, Chiu HS, Khoo P, Jackson A, Little MH, Tam PPL and Koopman P (2011). Expression and functional analysis of Dkk1 during early gonadal development. Sexual Development 5: 124130.

McFarlane, L, Svingen, T, Braasch, I, Koopman, P, Schartl, M and Wilhelm, D (2011). Expansion of the Ago gene family in the teleost clade. Development, Genes and Evolution 221: 95104.

Koopman, P (2011): Reproductive Biology: Current trends and future applications. Australian Biochemist 42 (1): 3. Guest editorial.

Koopman, P and Wilhelm, D (2011). Insights into the etiology of ovotesticular DSD from studies of mouse ovotestes. In: Hormonal and Genetic Basis for Sexual Differentiation Disorders and Hot Topics in Endocrinology: Proceedings of the 2nd World conference (MI New and JL Simpson, eds.). Chapter 13. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 707: 55-56.

Kashimada, K, Svingen, T, Feng, C-W, Pelosi, E, Bagheri-Fam, S, Harley, VR, Schlessinger, D, Bowles, J and Koopman, P (2011). Antagonistic regulation of Cyp26b1 by transcription factors SOX9 / SF1 and FOXL2 during gonadal development in mice. FASEB Journal, published online Julu 14, 2011.

Samant, GV, Schupp, M, Francois, M, Moleri, S, Kothini, RK, Chun, CZ, Sinha, I, Sellars, S, Leigh, N, Pramanik, K, Horswill, MA, Remadevi, I, Li, K, Wilkinson, GA, Tabatabai, NM, Beltrame, M, Koopman, P and Ramchandran, R.(2011). Sox factors transcriptionally regulate ROBO4 expression in developing vasculature in zebrafish. Journal of Biological Chemistry,manuscript M111.220665. Published online July 5, 2011.

Francois, M, Short, K, Smyth, I, Harvey, N and Koopman, P. Morphogenesis of the primary lymphatic vasculature in the mouse embryo. In revision.

Notini, A, McClive, PJ, van den Bergen, JA, Western, PS, Gustin, SE, Harley, VR, Koopman, P and Sinclair, AH. Redd1 is expressed in the male embryonic gonad during sex determination and regulates postnatal testis development in mice. In revision.

Oommen, S, Francois, M, Young, NJ, Koopman, P, Sharpe, PT and Ohazama, A. Sox18 mutations in the ragged mouse: A model of epidermolysis bullosato. Human Molecular Genetics, in revision.