Dr. Flavio Zolessi

Dr. Flavio Zolessi 2018-10-08T10:57:12+00:00
Dr. Flavio R. Zolessi
Dr. Flavio R. ZolessiProfesor Agregado de Biología Celular, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de la República.

Laboratorio de Biología Celular del Desarrollo Neural

  • Licenciado en Ciencias Biológicas, Facultad de Ciencias, UdelaR, 1995.

  • Magíster en Ciencias Biológicas, PEDECIBA – Facultad de Ciencias, UdelaR, 1998.

  • Doctor en Ciencias Biológicas, PEDECIBA – Facultad de Ciencias, UdelaR, 2003.

  • Biología celular

  • Biología del desarrollo

  • Neurociencias

  • Biología celular

  • Transgénesis

  • CRISPR

  • Aparicio G., Arruti C., Zolessi F.R. (2018) MARCKS phosphorylation by PKC strongly impairs cell polarity in the chick neural plate. Genesis 56(4): e23104. doi: 10.1002/dvg.23104.

  • Prieto D., Zolessi F.R. (2017) Functional diversification of the four MARCKS family members in zebrafish neural development. J. Exp. Zool. (Mol. Dev. Evol.) 328(1-2):119-138. doi: 10.1002/jez.b.22691.

  • Zolessi F.R. (2016) Vertebrate neurogenesis: cell polarity (v. 3). Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (Wiley). DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0000826.pub3.

  • Lepanto P., Davison C., Casanova G., Badano J.L., Zolessi F.R. (2016) Characterization of primary cilia during the differentiation of retinal ganglion cells in the zebrafish. Neural Dev. 11(1):10. doi: 10.1186/s13064-016-0064-z.

  • Prieto D., Aparicio G., Morande P.E., Zolessi F.R. (2014) A fast, low cost, and highly efficient fluorescent DNA labeling method using methyl green. Histochem Cell Biol 142(3): 335-345. doi: 10.1007/s00418-014-1215-0.

  • Ruiz-Perera L.M., Arruti C., Zolessi F.R. (2013) Early phosphorylation of MARCKS at Ser25 in migrating precursor cells and differentiating peripheral neurons. Neurosci. Lett. 544: 5-9. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2013.02.042.

  • Randlett O., Poggi L., Zolessi F.R., Harris W.A. (2011) The oriented emergence of axons from retinal ganglion cells is directed by Laminin contact in vivo. Neuron 70(2): 266-280.

  • Zolessi F.R., Poggi L., Wilkinson C.J., Chien C.-B., Harris W.A. (2006) Polarization and orientation of retinal ganglion cells in vivo. Neural Develop. 1: 2. DOI: 10.1186/1749-8104-1-2.

  • Zolessi F.R., Durán R., Engström U., Cerveñansky C., Hellman U., Arruti C. (2004) Identification of the chicken MARCKS phosphorylation site specific for differentiating neurons as Ser 25 using a monoclonal antibody and mass spectrometry. J. Proteome Res. 3: 84-90. DOI: 10.1021/pr034066f.

  • Zolessi F.R., Arruti C. (2001) Apical accumulation of MARCKS in neural plate cells during neurulation in the chick embryo. BMC Dev. Biol. 1: 7. doi: 10.1186/1471-213X-1-7.