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Prof David Carter 

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Selected Publications

El-Kasti, M.M., Wells, T., Carter, D.A. (2012) A novel long-range enhancer regulates postnatal expression of Zeb2: Implications for Mowat-Wilson syndrome phenotypes. Human Molecular Genetics 21, 5429-5442 

Davies, J.S., Klein, D.C. & Carter, D.A. (2011) Selective Genomic Targeting by FRA-2/FOSL2 Transcription Factor: Regulation of the Rgs4 gene is mediated by a variant activator protein 1 (AP-1) promoter sequence/CREB-binding protein (CBP) mechanism. Journal of Biological Chemistry 286, 15227-15239.

Wells, T., Rough, K. and Carter, D.A. (2011) Transcription mapping of embryonic rat brain reveals EGR-1 induction in SOX2+ neural progenitor cells. Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience 4:6.

Bailey, M.J., Coon, S.L., Carter, D.A., Humphries, A., Kim, J.,  Shi, Q., Gaildrat, P., Morin, F., Ganguly, S., Hogenesch, J.B., Weller,J .L., Rath, M.F., Møller, M., Baler, R., Sugden, D., Rangel,Z.G., Munson,P.J., and Klein,D.C. (2009) Night/day changes in pineal expression of >600 genes: Central role of adrenergic/cAMP signaling. Journal of Biological Chemistry 284, 7606-7622.

Cope, D.W., Fyson, S.J., Errington, A.C., Di Giovanni, G., Lőrincz, M.L., Orban, G., Gould,T.M., Carter, D.A. & Crunelli,V. (2009) Enhanced tonic GABAA inhibition is required in typical absence epilepsy. Nature Medicine 15, 1392-1398.

Geoghegan,D. and Carter,D.A. (2008) A novel site of adult doublecortin expression : neuropeptide neurons within the suprachiasmatic nucleus circadian clock. BMC Neuroscience 9, 2 (doi:10.1186/1471-2202-9-2)

Man, P-S., Evans,T. & Carter, D.A. (2008) Rhythmic expression of an egr-1 transgene in rats distinguishes two populations of photoreceptor cells in the retinal outer nuclear layer. Molecular Vision 14, 1175-1186.

Man, P-S., Wells, T. and Carter, D.A. (2007) Egr-1-d2EGFP transgenic rats identify transient populations of neurons and glial cells during postnatal brain development. Gene Expression Patterns 7, 872-883

Humphries, A., Wells, T., Baler, R., Klein, D.C., Carter, D.A. (2007) Rodent Aanat:  Intronic E-box sequences control tissue specificity but not rhythmic expression in the pineal gland. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology 270, 43-49.

Gaildrat, P.,  Møller, M., Mukda, S., Humphries, A., Carter ,D.A., Ganapathy,V., & Klein, D. (2005) A novel pineal-specific product of the oligopeptide transporter pept1 gene: Circadian expression mediated by cAMP activation of an intronic promoter. Journal of Biological Chemistry 280, 16851-16860

Humphries, A., Weller, J., Klein,D., Baler,R., Carter,D.A. (2004) NGFI-B (Nurr77/Nr4a1) orphan nuclear receptor in rat pinealocytes: Circadian expression involves an adrenergic-cyclic AMP mechanism. Journal of Neurochemistry 91, 946-955.

Humphries,A., Klein,D.C., Baler,R and Carter,D.A. (2002) cDNA array analysis of pineal gene expression reveals circadian rhythmicity of the dominant negative helix-loop-helix protein-encoding  gene, Id-1.  Journal of Neuroendocrinology 14, 101-108

Smith,M., Burke,Z., Humphries,A., Wells, T., Klein,D., Carter,D., Baler,R. (2001) Tissue-specific transgenic knock-down of Fos related antigen-2 (Fra-2) expression mediated by a dominant negative Fra-2. Molecular and Cellular Biology 21, 3704-3713.