Publications since 2018

Matsuoka RL*, Buck LD, Vajrala KP, Quick RE, & Card OA (2022). *Corresponding author

Historical and current perspectives on blood endothelial cell heterogeneity in the brain.

Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences 79:372.

Quick RE, Buck LD, Parab S, Tolbert ZR, & Matsuoka RL* (2021). *Corresponding author

Highly efficient synthetic CRISPR RNA/Cas9-based mutagenesis for

rapid cardiovascular phenotypic screening in F0 zebrafish.

Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology 9:735598.

Preprint: bioRxiv 2021.07.01.450753; doi:

Liu KC, Villasenor A, Bertuzzi M, Schmitner N, Radros N, Rautio L, Mattonet K, Matsuoka RL,

Reischauer S, Stainier DYR, & Andersson O (2021).

Insulin-producing beta-cells regenerate ectopically from a mesodermal origin

under the perturbation of hemato-endothelial specification.

Elife 10: e65758.

Parab S, Quick RE, & Matsuoka RL* (2021). *Corresponding author

Endothelial cell-type-specific molecular requirements for angiogenesis drive

fenestrated vessel development in the brain.

Elife 10: e64295.

Gancz D, Raftrey BC, Perlmoter G, Marín-Juez R, Semo J, Matsuoka RL, Karra R, Raviv H,

Moshe N, Addadi Y, Golani O, Poss KD, Red-Horse K, Stainier DYR & Yaniv K (2019).

Distinct origins and molecular mechanisms contribute to lymphatic formation

during cardiac growth and regeneration.

Elife 8: e44153.

Mullapudi ST, Boezio GLM, Rossi A, Marass M, Matsuoka RL, Matsuda H, Helker CSM,

Yang YHC & Stainier DYR (2019).

Disruption of the pancreatic vasculature in zebrafish affects islet architecture and function.

Development 146: dev.173674.

Anbalagan S, Gordon L, Blechman J, Matsuoka RL, Rajamannar P, Wircer E,

Biran J, Reuveny A, Leshkowitz D, Stainier DYR & Levkowitz G (2018).

Pituicyte cues regulate the development of permeable neuro-vascular interfaces.

Developmental Cell 47: 711-726.

Matsuoka RL* & Stainier DYR (2018). *Corresponding author

Recent insights into vascular development from studies in zebrafish. 

Current Opinion in Hematology 25: 204-211.

Publications before 2018

Matsuoka RL*, Rossi A, Stone OA & Stainier DYR* (2017). *Co-corresponding authors

CNS-resident progenitors direct the vascularization of neighboring tissues. 

Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 114: 10137-10142.

Matsuoka RL*, Marass M, Avdesh A, Helker CS, Maischein HM, Grosse AS, Kaur H, 

Lawson ND, Herzog W & Stainier DY* (2016). *Co-corresponding authors

Radial glia regulate vascular patterning around the developing spinal cord. 

Elife 5: e20253.

Sun LO, Jiang Z, Rivlin-Etzion M, Hand R, Brady C, Matsuoka RL, Yau KW,

Feller MB & Kolodkin AL (2013).

On and Off Retinal Circuit Assembly by Divergent Molecular Mechanisms.  

Science 342: 1241974.

Matsuoka RL, Sun LO, Katayama K, Yoshida Y & Kolodkin AL (2013).

Sema6B, Sema6C, and Sema6D Expression and Function during Mammalian Retinal Development. 

PLOS ONE 8: e63207

Matsuoka RL, Jiang Z, Samuels IS, Nguyen-Ba-Charvet KT, Sun LO,

Peachey NS, Chédotal A, Yau KW & Kolodkin AL (2012).

Guidance-cue control of horizontal-cell morphology, lamination, and

synapse formation in the mammalian outer retina. 

The Journal of Neuroscience 32: 6859-6868

Matsuoka RL, Chivatakarn O, Badea TC, Samuels IS, Cahill H, Katayama K, Kumar SR, Suto F,

Chédotal A, Peachey NS, Nathans J, Yoshida Y, Giger RJ & Kolodkin AL (2011).

Class 5 transmembrane semaphorins control selective mammalian retinal lamination and function.  

Neuron 71: 460-473

Matsuoka RL, Nguyen-Ba-Charvet KT, Parray A, Badea TC, Chédotal A & Kolodkin AL (2011).

Transmembrane semaphorin signalling controls laminar stratification in the mammalian retina. 

Nature 470: 259-263

Matsuoka R, Ohkubo S, Yoshida M & Nakahata N (2007).

Alteration of Adenylyl Cyclase Type 6 Expression in Human Astrocytoma Cells

After Exposure to Simulated Microgravity. 

Journal of Health Science 53: 534-542