Education

Undergraduate
University of Tokyo (2002), Biological Sciences
Graduate School
University of California-Los A (2009), Biological Chemistry

Publications

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Robust discrimination between self and non-self neurites requires thousands of Dscam1 isoforms.
Hattori D, Chen Y, Matthews BJ, Salwinski L, Sabatti C, Grueber WB, Zipursky SL Nature 2009 Oct 461 7264 644-8
Dscam-mediated cell recognition regulates neural circuit formation.
Hattori D, Millard SS, Wojtowicz WM, Zipursky SL Annu. Rev. Cell Dev. Biol. 2008 24 597-620
Dscam diversity is essential for neuronal wiring and self-recognition.
Hattori D, Demir E, Kim HW, Viragh E, Zipursky SL, Dickson BJ Nature 2007 Sep 449 7159 223-7
Dendrite self-avoidance is controlled by Dscam.
Matthews BJ, Kim ME, Flanagan JJ, Hattori D, Clemens JC, Zipursky SL, Grueber WB Cell 2007 May 129 3 593-604
Got diversity? Wiring the fly brain with Dscam.
Zipursky SL, Wojtowicz WM, Hattori D Trends Biochem. Sci. 2006 Oct 31 10 581-8
DNA methylation controls the timing of astrogliogenesis through regulation of JAK-STAT signaling.
Fan G, Martinowich K, Chin MH, He F, Fouse SD, Hutnick L, Hattori D, Ge W, Shen Y, Wu H, ten Hoeve J, Shuai K, Sun YE Development 2005 Aug 132 15 3345-56
Identification of target genes for the Xenopus Hes-related protein XHR1, a prepattern factor specifying the midbrain-hindbrain boundary.
Takada H, Hattori D, Kitayama A, Ueno N, Taira M Dev. Biol. 2005 Jul 283 1 253-67
Analysis of Dscam diversity in regulating axon guidance in Drosophila mushroom bodies.
Zhan XL, Clemens JC, Neves G, Hattori D, Flanagan JJ, Hummel T, Vasconcelos ML, Chess A, Zipursky SL Neuron 2004 Sep 43 5 673-86

Honors & Awards

  • Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund
    Postdoctoral Fellowship (2010-2013)