Costantini Lab

Location and Contact Information

Costantini Lab
1418 Hammer Health Sciences Center
701 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
United States

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Current Lab Members

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  • Leclerc K, Costantini F. Mosaic analysis of cell rearrangements during ureteric bud branching in dissociated/reaggregated kidney cultures and in vivo. Dev Dyn. 2016 Apr;245(4):483-96. doi: 10.1002/dvdy.24387

  • Riccio P, Cebrian C, Zong H, Hippenmeyer S, Costantini F. Ret and Etv4 Promote Directed Movements of Progenitor Cells during Renal Branching Morphogenesis. PLoS Biol. 2016 Feb 19;14(2):e1002382. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002382. Erratum in: PLoS Biol. 2016 Jun;14(6):e1002488.

  • Costantini, F. RET Signaling in Ureteric Bud Formation and Branching. In Kidney Development, Repair and Regeneration, 1st Edition. Little, M., Editor. 2015, Elsevier.

  • Cebrian, C., Asai, N., D’Agati, V. and Costantini, F. The number of fetal nephron progenitor cells limits ureteric branching and adult nephron endowment. Cell Reports 7, 127–137 (2014), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2014.02.033. PMCID:PMC4049224

  • Packard, A, Georgas, K, Michos, O, Riccio, P, Cebrian, C, Combes, AN, Ju, A, Ferrer-Vaquer, A, Hadjantonakis, A-K, Zong, H, Little, MH, Costantini, F. Luminal mitosis drives epithelial cell dispersal within the branching ureteric bud. Developmental Cell, 2013, 27(3):319-30. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2013.09.001. PMCID: PMC3926506.

  • Costantini, F. Genetic controls and cellular behaviors in branching morphogenesis of the renal collecting system. WIREs Dev Biol 2012, 1:693–713. Doi: 10.1002/wdev.52 PMCID:PMC3430146