Riemer, S., Bontems, F., Krishnakumar, P., Gömann, J. and Dosch, R. (2015) A functional Bucky ball-GFP transgene visualizes germ plasm in living zebrafish. Gene Expression Patterns. 18, 44-52.

Dosch, R. (2015) Next generation mothers: Maternal control of germline development in zebrafish. Crit Rev Biochem Mol Biol. 50, 54-68.



Kanagaraj, P., Gautier-Stein, A., Riedel, D., Schomburg, C., Cerda, J., Vollack, N. and Dosch, R. (2014) Souffle/Spastizin Controls Secretory Vesicle Maturation during Zebrafish Oogenesis. PLoS Genet 10, e1004449.



Bontems, F., Baerlocher, L., Mehenni, S., Bahechar, I., Farinelli, L., Dosch, R. (2011) Efficient mutation identification in zebrafish by microarray capturing and next generation sequencing. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 405(3): 373-376.

Fort, A., Fish, R.J., Attanasio, C., Dosch, R., Visel, A. and Neermann-Arbez, M. (2011) A liver enhancer in the fibrinogen gene cluster. Blood, 117 (1) 276-82



Brennan, C.*, Dosch R*, Haramis AP*, Luckenbach T*, Martinez-Morales JR*, Moro E*, Polok B*, Ramesh TM*, Russell C*, Argenton F, Strähle U. (2010) Report of the European Zebrafish Principal Investigator Meeting in Padua, Italy, March 18-22, 2010. Zebrafish, 7(3), 305-10.
* indicates joint first authors


Bontems, F., Stein, A., Marlow, F. Lyautey, J., Mullins, M. C. and Dosch, R. Bucky ball organizes germ plasm assembly in zebrafish. Curr Biol, (2009) 19 (5), 414-22.

Holloway, B. A., Gomez de la Torre Canny, S., Ye, Y., Slusarski, D. C., Freisinger, C. M., Dosch, R., Chou, M. M., Wagner, D. S, Mullins, M. C. A Novel Role for MAPKAPK2 in Morphogenesis during Zebrafish Development. PLoS Genet, (2009) 5(3), e1000413


Hogg, R. C., Bandelier, F., Benoit, A., Dosch, R., Bertrand, D. An automated system for intracellular and intranuclear injection. J Neurosci Methods, (2008) 169 (1), 65-75.


Panzer, J. A., Gibbs, S. M., Dosch, R., Wagner, D., Mullins, M. C., Granato, M. and Balice-Gordon, R. J. Neuromuscular synaptogenesis in wild-type and mutant zebrafish. Dev Biol, (2005) 285, 340-57

Birely, J., Schneider, V. A., Santana, E., Dosch, R., Wagner, D. S. Mullins, M. C. and Granato, M.. Genetic Screens for Genes Controlling Motor Nerve-Muscle development and Interactions. Dev Biol (2005), 280, 162-176


Dosch, R.*, Wagner D. S.*, Mintzer, K. A., Runke, G., Wiemelt, A. P. and Mullins M. C. Maternal Control of Vertebrate Development before the Midblastula Transition: Mutants from the Zebrafish I. Dev Cell, (2004) 6, 771-780

* equal authorship

Wagner, D. S.*, Dosch, R.*, Mintzer, K. A., Wiemelt, A. P. and Mullins, M. C.. Maternal Control of Vertebrate Development at the Midblastula Transition and Beyond: Mutants from the Zebrafish II. Dev Cell, (2004) 6, 781-790

* equal authorship

these two papers were highlighted in a commentary by T. Casci (2004): "All about my mother" Nat Rev Genet 5, 564


Farber, S. A., Pack, M., Ho, S.-H., Johnson, I., Wagner, D., Dosch, R., Mullins, M., Hendrickson, S., Hendrickson, E., and Halpern, M. Genetic Analysis of Digestive Physiology Using Fluorescent Phospholipid Reporters. Science (2001) 292, 1385-8


RDosch, R. and Niehrs, C. equirement for anti-dorsalizing morphogenetic protein in organizer patterning. Mech Dev (2000) 90,195-203


Onichtchouk, D., Chen, Y., Dosch, R., Gawantka, V., Delius, H., Massague, J. and Niehrs, C. Silencing of TGF-beta signalling by the pseudoreceptor BAMBI. Nature (1999) 401, 480-5

Dosch, R., Gawantka, V., Delius, H., Blumenstock, C. and Niehrs, C. Bmp-4 acts as a morphogen in dorsoventral mesoderm patterning in Xenopus. Development (1997) 124, 2325-2334


Onichtchouk, D., Gawantka, V., Dosch, R., Delius, H., Hirschfeld, K., Blumenstock, C. and Niehrs, C. The Xvent-2 homeobox gene is part of the Bmp-4 signaling pathway controlling dorsoventral patterning of Xenopus mesoderm. Development (1996) 122, 3045-3053


Gaubatz, S., Imhof, A., Dosch, R., Werner, O., Mitchell, P., Buettner, R. and Eilers, M. Transcriptional activation by Myc is under negative control by the transcription factor AP-2. EMBO J (1995) 14, 1508-1519


Niehrs C., Dosch R., and Onichtchouk D. Embryonic patterning of Xenopus mesoderm by Bmp-4.  Ernst Schering Res. Found. Workshop. (2000) 29, 165-90.