Amir Rattner

Academic Titles: 
Research Associate
Nathans Lab
Position Title: 
Research Associate
(410) 955-4678
Associated Faculty: 
Selected Publications:
Rattner A., Williams J., Nathans J. (2019) Roles of HIFs and VEGF in angiogenesis in the retina and brain. The Journal of Clinical Investigation 129 (9):3807-3820. [ link ] [ pdf ]
Wang, Y, Sabbagh, MF,  Gu, X, Rattner, A, Williams, J, and Nathans, J. (2019) Beta-catenin signaling regu lates barrier-specific gene expression in circumventricular organ and ocular vasculatures.  eLife 8: e43257. [ pdf ]
Heng, J.S., Rattner, A., Stein-O’Brien, G.L., Winer, B.L., Jones, B.W., Vernon, H.J., Goff, L.A., and Nathans, J . (2019)  Hypoxia tolerance in the Norrin-deficient retina and the chronically hypoxic brain studied at single-cell resolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA  116:9103-9114. [ pdf ]
Peng, X., Emiliani, F., Smallwood, P.M., Rattner, A., Lei, H., Sabbagh, M.F., and Nathans, J.  (2018) Affinity capture of polyribosomes followed by RNAseq (ACAPseq), a discovery platform for protein-protein interactions.  eLife 7: e40982. [ pdf ]
Sabbagh, M.F., Heng, J.S., Luo, C., Castanon, R.G., Nery, J.R., Rattner, A., Goff, L.A., Ecker, J.R., Nathans, J. (2018) Transcriptional and epigenomic landscapes of CNS and non-CNS vascular endothelial cells. eLife 7: e36187 [ pdf ]
Wang, Y., Chang, H., Rattner, A., and Nathans, J. (2016) Frizzled receptors in development and disease. Current Topics in Developmental Biology 117: 113-139. [ pdf ]
Wang, Y., Williams, J., Rattner, A., Wu, S., Bassuk, A.G., Goffinet, A.M., and Nathans, J. (2016) Patterning of papillae on the mouse tongue: A system for the quantitative assessment of planar cell polarity signaling.  Developmental Biology 419: 298-310. [ pdf ]