Steven Weicksel

Visiting Faculty

Contact Information:

sweickse@providence.edu

401.865.1274

Ruane Center for the Humanities 213

Education:

Ph.D. - University of Massachusetts Medical School

Area(s) of Expertise:

Cell Biology, Developmental biology, Chromatin, Zebrafish, C. elegans, Molecular Biology

Selected Publications:

Weicksel, S. Mahadav, A. Moyle, M. Cipriani, P. Kudron, M. Pincus, Z. Bahmanyar, S. Abriola, L. Merkel, J. Gutwein, M. Fernandez, A. Piano, F. Gunsalus, K. Reinke, V. (2016) A novel small molecule that disrupts a key event during the oocyte-to-embryo transition in C. elegans.. Development (Cambridge, England).(143), 3540-3548.

Weicksel, S. Gupta, A. Zannino, D. Wolfe, S. Sagerström, C. (2014) Targeted germ line disruptions reveal general and species-specific roles for paralog group 1 hox genes in zebrafish.. BMC developmental biology.(14), 25.

Weicksel, S. Xu, J. Sagerström, C. (2013) Dynamic nucleosome organization at hox promoters during zebrafish embryogenesis.. PloS one.(8), e63175.