Joseph X. DiMario, PhD

Professor and Dean, School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Room: 1.241
Building: Basic Sciences
Phone: 847.578.8493
Fax: 847.775.6592
Joseph.DiMario@rosalindfranklin.edu
Publications

Page, S., Miller, J.B., DiMario, J.X., Hager, E.J., Moser, A., and Stockdale, F.E. (1992) Developmentally Regulated Expression of Three Isoforms of Slow Myosin Heavy Chain: Evidence for Fiber Diversity Among the First Fibers to Form in Avian Muscle. Developmental Biology 154: 118-128.

DiMario, J.X., Fernyak, S.E., and Stockdale, F.E. (1993) Myoblasts Transferred to the Limbs of Embryos Are Committed to Specific Fiber Fates. Nature 362:165-167.

DiMario, J.X. and Stockdale, F.E. (1995) Differences in the Developmental Fate of Cultured and Noncultured Myoblasts When Transplanted into Embryonic Limbs. Experimental Cell Research 216: 431-442.

DiMario, J.X. and Stockdale, F.E. (1997) Both Myoblast Lineage and Innervation Determine Fiber Type and Are Required for Expression of the Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Gene. Developmental Biology 188:167-180.

DiMario, J.X. and Funk, P.E. (1999) Protein Kinase C Activity Regulates Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Gene Expression and Skeletal Muscle Fiber Type. Developmental Dynamics 216:177-189.

DiMario, J.X. (2001) Protein Kinase C Activity Regulates Expression of the Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Gene in Slow Skeletal Muscle Fibers. Experimental Cell Research 263: 23-32.

Jordan, T. Li, J., Jiang, H., and DiMario, J.X. (2003) Repression of Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Gene Expression in Fast Skeletal Muscle Fibers by Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor and Gaq Signaling. Journal of Cell Biology 162:843-850.

Jiang, H., Jordan, T., Li, J., Li, H., and DiMario, J.X. (2004) Innervation-dependent Regulation of the Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Promoter in Avian Skeletal Muscle Fiber Types. Developmental Dynamics 231:292-302.

Jordan, T., Jiang, H., Li, H., and DiMario, J.X. (2004) Inhibition of Ryanodine Receptor 1 in Fast Skeletal Muscle Fibers Induces a Fast-to-Slow Muscle Fiber Type Transition. Journal of Cell Science 117:6175-6183.

Jordan, T., Jiang, H., Li, H., and DiMario, J.X. (2005) Regulation of Skeletal Muscle Fiber Type and Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Expression by Inositol Triphosphate Receptor Activity. Journal of Cell Science 118:2295-2302.

Jiang, H., Li, H., and DiMario, J.X. (2006) Control of Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Gene Expression by Glycogen Synthase Kinase Activity in Skeletal Muscle Fibers. Cell and Tissue Research 323:489-494.

Crew, J.R. Falzari, K., and DiMario, J.X. (2010) Muscle Fiber Type Specific Induction of Slow Myosin Heavy Chain 2 Gene Expression by Electrical Stimulation. Experimental Cell Research 316:1039-1049.

Theobald, J. and DiMario, J.X. (2011) Lineage-based primary muscle fiber type diversification independent of MEF2 and NFAT in chick embryos. Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility 31:369-381.

Cavanaugh, E.J., Crew, J.R. and DiMario, J.X. (2012) Direct electrical stimulation of myogenic cultures for analysis of muscle fiber type control. Methods in Molecular Biology 798:77-84.

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