David R. McClay
Arthur S. Pearse Distinguished Professor of Biology
Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill 1971
M.S., University of Vermont 1965
B.S., Pennsylvania State University 1963
McClay, D. R. “Methods for embryo dissociation and for studying cell associations using sea urchin material.” Methods of Cell Biology 74 (2004): 311–29.
Wikramanayake, A. H., R. Peterson, J. Chen, L. Huang, D. R. McClay, and W. H. Klein. “Selective expression of Wnt8 in vegetal cells of the early sea urchin embryo mediates endomesoderm specification in a nuclear beta-catenin-dependent manner.” Genesis 39 (2004): 194–205.
Amore, Gabriele, Robert G. Yavrouian, Kevin J. Peterson, Andrew Ransick, David R. McClay, and Eric H. Davidson. “Spdeadringer, a sea urchin embryo gene required separately in skeletogenic and oral ectoderm gene regulatory networks.” Developmental Biology 261, no. 1 (September 2003): 55–81. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0012-1606(03)00278-1. Full Text
Oliveri, Paola, Eric H. Davidson, and David R. McClay. “Activation of pmar1 controls specification of micromeres in the sea urchin embryo.” Developmental Biology 258, no. 1 (June 2003): 32–43. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0012-1606(03)00108-8. Full Text
Gross, Jeffrey M., Robert E. Peterson, Shu-Yu Wu, and David R. McClay. “LvTbx2/3: a T-box family transcription factor involved in formation of the oral/aboral axis of the sea urchin embryo.” Development (Cambridge, England) 130, no. 9 (May 2003): 1989–99. https://doi.org/10.1242/dev.00409. Full Text
Davidson, Eric H., David R. McClay, and Leroy Hood. “Regulatory gene networks and the properties of the developmental process.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 100, no. 4 (February 10, 2003): 1475–80. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0437746100. Full Text
Peterson, Robert E., and David R. McClay. “Primary mesenchyme cell patterning during the early stages following ingression.” Developmental Biology 254, no. 1 (February 2003): 68–78. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0012-1606(02)00025-8. Full Text
Oliveri, P. E., H. Davidson, and D. R. McClay. “Activation of pmar1 controls specification of micromeres in the sea urchin embryo.” Dev. Biol 258 (2003): 25–38.
Davidson, Eric H., Jonathan P. Rast, Paola Oliveri, Andrew Ransick, Cristina Calestani, Chiou-Hwa Yuh, Takuya Minokawa, et al. “A provisional regulatory gene network for specification of endomesoderm in the sea urchin embryo.” Developmental Biology 246, no. 1 (June 2002): 162–90. https://doi.org/10.1006/dbio.2002.0635. Full Text