ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-041206-1
Petko, Jessica
Email: jac554@psu.edu
Affiliation: Levenson Lab
Address: Department of Pharmacology Penn State University College of Medicine Milton S. Hershey Medical Center 500 University Drive Hershey, PA 17033 USA
Country: United States
Phone: 717-531-4557

I am a graduate student in Robert Levenson's lab at the Penn State College of Medicine. I am interested in discovering and characterizing genes that are involved in inner ear development and Parkinson's Disease.

Boehmler, W., Petko, J., Canfield, V.A., and Levenson, R. (2013) Genomic strategies for the identification of dopamine receptor genes in zebrafish. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 964:201-214
Jin, J., Morse, M., Frey, C., Petko, J., and Levenson, R. (2010) Expression of GPR177 (Wntless/Evi/Sprinter), a highly conserved Wnt-transport protein, in rat tissues, zebrafish embryos, and cultured human cells. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 239(9):2426-2434
Petko, J.A., Kabbani, N., Frey, C., Woll, M., Hickey, K., Craig, M., Canfield, V.A., and Levenson, R. (2009) Proteomic and functional analysis of NCS-1 binding proteins reveals novel signaling pathways required for inner ear development in zebrafish. BMC Neuroscience. 10:27
Boehmler, W., Petko, J., Woll, M., Frey, C., Thisse, B., Thisse, C., Canfield, V.A., and Levenson, R. (2009) Identification of zebrafish A2 adenosine receptors and expression in developing embryos. Gene expression patterns : GEP. 9(3):144-151
Croushore, J.A., Blasiole, B., Riddle, R.C., Thisse, C., Thisse, B., Canfield, V.A., Robertson, G.P., Cheng, K.C., and Levenson, R. (2005) Ptena and ptenb genes play distinct roles in zebrafish embryogenesis. Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists. 234(4):911-921