Laboratory of Developmental Neuroendocrinology

Department of Anatomy

Selected Publications

• Kim DW, Glendining KA, Grattan DR, Jasoni CL (2016) Maternal obesity in the mouse compromises the blood-brain barrier in the arcuate nucleus of offspring. Endocrinology Epub April 7, 2016

• Berretta A, Gowing EK, Jasoni CL, Clarkson AN (2016) Sonic hedgehog stimulates neurite outgrowth in a mechanical stretch model of reactive-astrogliosis. Sci Reports 6: 21896-21905.

Franz E, Chiaroni-Clarke R, Woodrow S, Glendining K, Jasoni CL, Robertson SP, Gardner RJ, Markie D (2015) Congenital mirror movements: phenotypes associated with DCC and RAD51 mutations. J Neurol Sci 351: 140-145. 

• Jasoni CL, Kim DW, Sanders TR (2015) “Do all roads lead to Rome? The role of neuro-immune interactions before birth in the programming of offspring obesity. Front Neurosci 8: 455-460.

• Hale MW, Spencer SJ, Conti B, Jasoni CL, Kent S, Radler ME, Reyes TM, Sominsky L (2014) Diet, behavior and immunity across the lifespan. Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews 58: 46-62. 

• Kim DW, Young SL, Grattan DR, Jasoni CL (2014) Obesity during pregnancy disripts placental morphology, cell proliferation, and inflammation in a sex-specific manner across gestation in the mouse. Biol Reprod 90(6): 130-139.

• Sanders, TR, Kim, DW, Jasoni, CL (2014) Maternal obesity and IL-6 lead to aberrant developmental gene expression and deregulated neurite growth in the fetal arcuate nucleus. Endocrinology. 155(7):2566-77.

Wyatt AK, Zavodna M, Viljoen JL, Stanton JL, Gemmell N, and Jasoni CL (2013) Changes in methylation patterns of Kiss1 and Kiss1r gene promoters across puberty. Genetics and Epigenetic 5: 51-62. 

• Low VF, Fiorini Z, Fisher L, Jasoni CL (2012) Netrin-1 stimulates developing GnRH neurons to extend neurites to the median eminence in a calcium-dependent manner. PLoSONE 7(10):e46999.

• Constantin S*, Jasoni CL*, Romano N, Lee K, Herbison AE (2011) Understanding calcium homeostasis in postnatal gonadotropin-releasing hormone neurons using cell-specific Pericam transgenics. Cell Calcium 51(3-4):267-76. *contributed equally to the work.

• Fiorini Z and Jasoni CL (2010) “A novel developmental role for Kisspeptin in the growth of GnRH neurites to the median eminence in the mouse” J Neuroendocrinol 22: 1113-1125.

• Jasoni CL, Romano N, Constantin S, Lee K, Herbison AE (2010) “Calcium oscillations in GnRH neurons.” Front Neuroendocrinol, 31: 259-269.

• Jasoni CL, Porteous RW, Herbison AE (2009) "The anatomical location of mature GnRH neurons corresponds with their birthdate in the developing mouse." Dev Dyn, 238: 524-531.

• Romano N, Lee K, Abraham I, Jasoni CL, Herbison AE (2008) "Non-classical estrogen modulation of presynaptic GABA terminals modulates calcium dynamics in gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) neurons." Endocrinology, 149: 5335-5344.

• Jasoni CL, Todman MG, Strumia MM, Herbison AE (2007) "Cell type-specific expression of a genetically encoded calcium indicator reveals intrinsic calcium oscillations in adult gonadotropin-releasing hormone neurons." J Neurosci. 27(4): 860-867.

• Grattan DR, Jasoni CL, Lui X, Anderson GM, Herbison AE (2007) "Prolactin regulation of GnRH neurons to suppress LH secretion in mice." Endocrinology, 148(9): 4344-4351.