Studying YAP-mediated 3D morphogenesis using fish embryos and human spheroids

Y. Asaoka, H. Morita, H. Furumoto, C.-P.J. Heisenberg, M. Furutani-Seiki, in:, A. Hergovich (Ed.), The Hippo Pathway, Springer, 2019, pp. 167–181.

Download
No fulltext has been uploaded. References only!
Book Chapter | Published | English
Author
; ; ; ;
Book Editor
Department
Series Title
MIMB
Abstract
The transcription coactivator, Yes-associated protein (YAP), which is a nuclear effector of the Hippo signaling pathway, has been shown to be a mechano-transducer. By using mutant fish and human 3D spheroids, we have recently demonstrated that YAP is also a mechano-effector. YAP functions in three-dimensional (3D) morphogenesis of organ and global body shape by controlling actomyosin-mediated tissue tension. In this chapter, we present a platform that links the findings in fish embryos with human cells. The protocols for analyzing tissue tension-mediated global body shape/organ morphogenesis in vivo and ex vivo using medaka fish embryos and in vitro using human cell spheroids represent useful tools for unraveling the molecular mechanisms by which YAP functions in regulating global body/organ morphogenesis.
Publishing Year
Date Published
2019-01-01
Book Title
The hippo pathway
Volume
1893
Page
167-181
IST-REx-ID

Cite this

Asaoka Y, Morita H, Furumoto H, Heisenberg C-PJ, Furutani-Seiki M. Studying YAP-mediated 3D morphogenesis using fish embryos and human spheroids. In: Hergovich A, ed. The Hippo Pathway. Vol 1893. Methods in Molecular Biology. Springer; 2019:167-181. doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-8910-2_14
Asaoka, Y., Morita, H., Furumoto, H., Heisenberg, C.-P. J., & Furutani-Seiki, M. (2019). Studying YAP-mediated 3D morphogenesis using fish embryos and human spheroids. In A. Hergovich (Ed.), The hippo pathway (Vol. 1893, pp. 167–181). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-8910-2_14
Asaoka, Yoichi, Hitoshi Morita, Hiroko Furumoto, Carl-Philipp J Heisenberg, and Makoto Furutani-Seiki. “Studying YAP-Mediated 3D Morphogenesis Using Fish Embryos and Human Spheroids.” In The Hippo Pathway, edited by Alexander Hergovich, 1893:167–81. Methods in Molecular Biology. Springer, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-8910-2_14.
Y. Asaoka, H. Morita, H. Furumoto, C.-P. J. Heisenberg, and M. Furutani-Seiki, “Studying YAP-mediated 3D morphogenesis using fish embryos and human spheroids,” in The hippo pathway, vol. 1893, A. Hergovich, Ed. Springer, 2019, pp. 167–181.
Asaoka Y, Morita H, Furumoto H, Heisenberg C-PJ, Furutani-Seiki M. 2019. Studying YAP-mediated 3D morphogenesis using fish embryos and human spheroids. The hippo pathway. Methods in Molecular Biology, MIMB, vol. 1893. 167–181.
Asaoka, Yoichi, et al. “Studying YAP-Mediated 3D Morphogenesis Using Fish Embryos and Human Spheroids.” The Hippo Pathway, edited by Alexander Hergovich, vol. 1893, Springer, 2019, pp. 167–81, doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-8910-2_14.

Export

Marked Publications

Open Data IST Research Explorer

Search this title in

Google Scholar
ISBN Search