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Class of 2001
Rocha, Simão T da
1st Degree
University (1st Degree)
University of Porto
About the PhD
Field of Research
Developmental Biology
Thesis Title
The role of the imprinted gene Delta-like 1 (Dlk1) in mouse development and metabolism
Prof. Anne Ferguson-Smith
University of Cambridge
Prof. Anne Ferguson-Smith
Date of Thesis Defence

}5%09da Rocha S.T., Charalambous M., Lin, S.P., Gutteridge I., Ito Y., Dean W. and Ferguson-Smith A. C. Dosage effects of Dlk1/Pref1 in pre-natal mouse development: implications for control by genomic imprinting. EMBO Journal, under revision.

}5%09Rocha S.T., Edwards C., Ito, M. Ogata T. and Ferguson-Smith, A.C. Genomic imprinting at the mammalian Dlk1-Dio3 domain. Trends in Genetics, 24(6): 306-316 (2008) Review

}5%09da Rocha S.T., Tevendale M., Knowles, E., Takada S., Watkins M. and Ferguson-Smith A. C. Restricted co-expression of Dlk1 and the reciprocally imprinted non-coding RNA, Gtl2: Implications for cis-acting regional control. Developmental Biology, 306 (2): 810-823 (2007)

}5%09Charalambous M., da Rocha S.T. and Ferguson-Smith A.C. Genomic imprinting, growth control and the allocation of nutritional resources: consequences for postnatal life. Current Opinion in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Obesity 14:3-12 (2007) Review

}5%09Lin S. P., Coan P., da Rocha S.T., Seitz H., Cavaille J., Tseng, P.W., Takada S., Ferguson-Smith. Differential regulation of imprinting in the murine embryo and placenta by the Dlk1-Dio3 imprinting control region. Development, 134(2): 417-426 (2007)

}5%09da Rocha S.T. and Ferguson-Smith A.C. Genomic Imprinting. Current Biology, 14(16): R646-9 (2004) Review

}5%09dos Matos Granja N., Soares R., Rocha S., Paredes J., Longatto Filho A., Alves V.A., Wiley E., Schmitt F.C., Bedrossian C. Evaluation of breast cancer metastases in pleural effusions by molecular biology techniques. Diagnostic Cytopathology 27(4): 210-3 (2002)

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