PUBLICATIONS (Click for Google Scholar, or Researchgate)

--- Research Papers ---

(in prep.) Kuehn E., Girard J., Stockinger A., Raible F., Özpolat B.D. A scalable culturing system for the marine annelid Platynereis dumerilii.

(in prep.) Özpolat B.D., Borovikov A., Zattara E.E., Bely A.E. Analysis of Wnt pathway gene expression at the lateral line in the annelid Pristina leidyi.

Özpolat B.D., Handberg-Thorsager M., Vervoort M., Balavoine G. Cell lineage and cell cycling analyses of the 4d micromere using live imaging in the marine annelid Platynereis dumerilii. eLife DOI: 10.7554/eLife.30463 (2017) 

Özpolat B.D., Sloane E., Zattara E.E., Bely A.E. Plasticity and regeneration of gonads in the annelid Pristina leidyi.  EvoDevo 7:22. (2016)

Özpolat B.D., Bely A.E.. Gonad establishment during asexual reproduction in the annelid Pristina leidyi. Dev. Biol. 405(1):123–36. (2015) 

Özpolat B.D., Zapata M., Frugé J.D., Coote J., Lee J., Muneoka K., Anderson R. Regeneration of the elbow joint in the developing chick embryo recapitulates development. Dev. Biol. 372(2):229-38. (2012)

Özpolat B.D. (Ph.D. Dissertation) Development and Regeneration of the Elbow Joint in the Chicken Embryo. (2010)

Tran U., Pickney L.M., Özpolat B.D., Wessely O. Xenopus Bicaudal-C is required for the differentiation of the amphibian pronephros. Dev. Biol. 307(1):152-64. (2007) 

--- Reviews and Book Chapters ---

(in prep.) MacCord K. and Özpolat B.D. Germline Regeneration in Metazoans (Review).

(in prep.) Özpolat B.D., Bely A.E. Germline and stem cell regeneration in annelids. (Review)

Özpolat B.D., Bely A.E. Developmental and molecular biology of annelid regeneration: a comparative review of recent studies. Current Op. in Gen. Dev. Volume 40,  pg: 144–153. (2016) (Review)

Özpolat B.D., Gökçümen Ö. Humans and philosophy under the light of evolution. Cogito YKY (60-61). (2009) (Book Chapter in Turkish)