Publications by Year


Motch Perrine, S. M.Sapkota, N.Kawasaki, K.Zhang, Y.Chen, D. Z.Kawasaki, M.Durham, E. L.Heuzé, Y.Legeai-Mallet, L., & Richtsmeier, J. T. (2023). Embryonic cranial cartilage defects in the Fgfr3Y367C/+ mouse model of achondroplasiaThe Anatomical Record119

Pitirri, M. K.Richtsmeier, J. T.Kawasaki, M.Coupe, A. P.Perrine, S. M., & Kawasaki, K. (2023). Come together over me: Cells that form the dermatocranium and chondrocranium in miceThe Anatomical Record122

Pitirri, MK, EL Durham, N Romano, J Santos, H Zhen, DZ Chen, K Kawasaki, EW Jabs, JT Richtsmeier, M Wu, SM Motch Perrine 2022 Meckel’s cartilage in mandibular development and dysmorphogenesis. Frontiers in Genetics,

Lesciotto, K.M., L. Tomlinson, S. Leonard, J.T. Richtsmeier. 2022. Normative embryonic and early postnatal cranial bone volume and tissue mineral density values for C57BL/6J laboratory mice. Devel Dyn, DVDY458; doi: 10.1002/dvdy.458, PMID 35092111

Kazuki, Y, FJ Gao, M Yamakawa, M Hirabayashi, K Kazuki, N Kajitani, S Miyagawa-Tomita, S Abe, M Sanbo, H Hara, H Kuniishi, S Ichisaka, Y Hata, M Koshima, H Takayama, S Takehara, Y Nakayama, M Hiratsuka, Y Iida, S Matsukura, N Noda, Y Li, A J Moyer, B Cheng, N Singh, JT Richtsmeier, M Oshimura, RH Reeves. 2022. A transchromosomic rat model with human chromosome 21 shows robust Down syndrome features. Amer J Hum Genet,

Motch Perrine, SM, M Kathleen Pitirri, EL Durham, M Kawasaki, H Zheng, DZ Chen, K Kawasaki, JT Richtsmeier. 2022. A dysmorphic mouse model reveals developmental interactions of chondrocranium and dermatocranium eLife 11:e76653.

Holmes, G., Gonzalez-Reiche A.S., Saturne, M., Motch-Perrine, S.M., Zhou, X., Borges, A.C., Shewale, B., Richtsmeier, J.T., Zhang, B., van Bakel, H., Jabs, E.W. (2021). Single-cell analysis identifies a key role for Hhip in murine coronal suture development. Nat Comm, doi:10.1038/s41467-021-27402-5.

Harmon, D.J., Attardi, S.M., Barremkala, M., Bentley, D.C., Brown, K.M., Dennis, J.F., Goldman, H.M., Harrell, K.M., Klein, B.A., Ramnanan, C.J., Richtsmeier, J.T. and Farkas, G.J. (2021). An Analysis of Anatomy Education Before and During Covid‐19: May–August 2020. Anat Sci Educ.

Pitirri, M.K. and J.T. Richtsmeier (Eds) 2021 Evolutionary Cell Processes in Primates: bone, brains, and muscle, Volume I; DOI

Pitirri, M.K. and J.T. Richtsmeier (Eds) 2021 Evolutionary Cell Processes in Primates: Genes, skin, energetics, breathing, and feeding, Volume II; DOI

Richtsmeier, J.T., M.K. Pitirri. 2021. Evolutionary cell biology in anthropological research, Chapter 1 In Pitirri, M.K. and J.T. Richtsmeier (Eds) Evolutionary Cell Processes in Primates: bone, brains, and muscle, Volume I, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group. Pp 1-18.

Martínez-Abadías, N., R. Gonzàlez, R. Mateu, J. Sastre, A. Robert-Moreno, J. Swoger, S.M. Motch-Perrine, K. Kawasaki, J.T. Richtsmeier, J. Sharpe. 2021. How gene expression can induce correlated changes in brain and skull systems, Chapter 8 In Pitirri, M.K. and J.T. Richtsmeier (Eds) Evolutionary Cell Processes in Primates: bone, brains, and muscle, Volume I, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group. Pp. 203-226.

Durham, E.L., M.K. Pitirri. 2021. Stem Cells in Primate Evolution, Chapter 9 In Pitirri, M.K. and J.T. Richtsmeier (Eds) Evolutionary Cell Processes in Primates: Genes, skin, energetics, breathing, and feeding, Volume II, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group. Pp. 213-235.

Motch Perrine, S.M., M.K. Pitirri, E.L. Durham, M. Kawasaki, H. Zheng, D.Z. Chen, K. Kawasaki, J.T. Richtsmeier. 2021. Over 400 million years of cooperation: untangling the chondrocranium-dermatocranium connection.

Pitirri, M. K., Kawasaki, K., Richtsmeier, J. T., 2020. It takes two: Building the vertebrate skull from chondrocranium and dermatocranium. Vertebrate Zoology, 70(4): 587-600.

Kazuki, Y, FJ Gao, Y Li, AJ Moyer, B Devenney, K Hiramatsu, S Miyagawa-Tomita, S Abe, K Kazuki, N Kajitani, N Uno, S Takehara, M Takiguchi, M Yamakawa, A Hasegawa, R Shimizu, S Matsukura, N Noda, N Ogonuki, K Inoue, S Matoba, A Ogura, L . Florea, A Savonenko, M Xiao, D Wu, DAS Batista, J Yang , Z Qiu, N Singh, JT Richtsmeier, T Takeuchi, M Oshimura, RH Reeves, 2020. A non-mosaic transchromosomic mouse model of Down syndrome carrying the long arm of human chromosome 21. eLife 2020, 9:e56223 DOI: 10.7554/eLife.56223.

Zheng, H, S.M. Perrine, M.K. Pitirri, K. Kawasaki, C. Wang, J. Richtsmeier, D.Z. Chen, 2020. Cartilage segmentation in high-resolution 3D micro-CT images via uncertainty-guided self-training with very sparse annotation. to be published in the Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), Lima, Peru, October 4-8.

Dias, MS, T Samson, EB Rizk, LS Governale, JT Richtsmeier, and Section on Neurological Surgery, Section on Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2020. Identifying the Misshapen Head: Craniosynostosis and Related Disorders. Pediatrics September 2020, 146 (3) e2020015511; DOI:

Motch Perrine, S.M., Wu, M., Holmes, G., Bjork, B.C., Jabs, E.W., Richtsmeier, J.T., 2020. Phenotypes, Developmental Basis, and Genetics of Pierre Robin Complex. J. Dev. Biol. 2020, 8, 30.

Dolack, ME, C Lee, Y Ru, A Marghoub, JT Richtsmeier, EW Jabs, M Moazen, DA Garzón-Alvarado, RH Kraft 2019 Computational morphogenesis of embryonic bone development: past, present, and future. In, GL Niebur, ed., Mechanobiology: from molecular sensing to disease. Elsevier. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-817931-4.00011-X

Durham, E, Howie, NR, Larson, N, LaRue, A, Cray J 2019 Pharmacological exposures may precipitate craniosynostosis through targeted stem cell depletionStem Cell Research

Sewda, A, SR White, M Erazo, K Hao, G García-Fructuoso, I Fernández-Rodriguez, Y Heuzé, JT Richtsmeier, PA Romitti, B Reva, EW Jabs, I Peter 2019 Targeted next-generation sequencing identifies novel coding variants in patients with nonsyndromic craniosynostosisPediatric Research 6(85):463-468. PMC6398438

Motch Perrine, SM, Wu, M, Stephens, NB, Kriti, D, van Bakel, H, Wang Jabs, E, Richtsmeier, JT 2019 Mandibular dysmorphology due to abnormal embryonic osteogenesis in FGFR2-related craniosynostosis miceDisease Models & Mechanisms

Lee, C, JT Richtsmeier, R Kraft 2019 A coupled reaction-diffusion-strain model predicts cranial vault formation in development and diseaseBiomech model mechanobiol NIHMSID: 1019092. Abstract 

Lesciotto, KM, Richtsmeier, JT 2019 Craniofacial skeletal response to encephalization: How do we know what we think we know? Amer J Phys Anthropol. 168(S67):27-46.

Lesciotto KM, Motch Perrine SM, Kawasaki M, Stecko T, Ryan TM, Kawasaki K, Richtsmeier JT 2019 Phosphotungstic acid-enhanced microCT: Optimized protocols for embryonic and early postnatal mice. Developmental Dynamics 249(4): 573-585, PMCID: PMC7125040 [with cover illustration]

Richtsmeier, JT and KM Lesciotto 2019 From phenotype to genotype and back again (Du génotype au phénotype et vice versa). BMSAP,

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