Joan Richtsmeier

Professsor of Anthropology

Joan Richtsmeier

Research Summary

Analysis of craniofacial phenotypes.

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Skull Sutures Craniosynostoses Mutation Phenotype Acrocephalosyndactylia Receptor, Fibroblast Growth Factor, Type 2 Brain Osteogenesis Gene Expression Bone Embryonic Structures Osteoblasts Down Syndrome Bone And Bones Genes Skeleton Parturition Morphogenesis Cartilage Asymmetry Body Size Extremities Palate Biomechanics

Most Recent Papers

A coupled reaction–diffusion–strain model predicts cranial vault formation in development and disease

Chanyoung Lee, Joan Therese Richtsmeier, Reuben H. Kraft, 2019, Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology on p. 1197-1211

Nonsyndromic craniosynostosis

Anshuman Sewda, Sierra R. White, Monica Erazo, Ke Hao, Gemma García-Fructuoso, Ivette Fernández-Rodriguez, Yann Heuzé, Joan Therese Richtsmeier, Paul A. Romitti, Boris Reva, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Inga Peter, 2019, Pediatric Research on p. 463-468

Mandibular dysmorphology due to abnormal embryonic osteogenesis in FGFR2-related craniosynostosis mice

Susan M.Motch Perrine, Meng Wu, Nicholas B. Stephens, Divya Kriti, Harm Van Bakel, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2019, DMM Disease Models and Mechanisms

Craniofacial skeletal response to encephalization

Kate M. Lesciotto, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2019, American Journal of Physical Anthropology on p. 27-46

It's about time

Kevin Flaherty, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2018, Journal of Developmental Biology

Midface and upper airway dysgenesis in FGFR2-related craniosynostosis involves multiple tissue-specific and cell cycle effects

Greg Holmes, Courtney O’Rourke, Susan M.Motch Perrine, Na Lu, Harm van Bakel, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Ethylin Wang Jabs, 2018, Development (Cambridge)

Quantification of gene expression patterns to reveal the origins of abnormal morphogenesis

Neus Martínez-Abadías, Roger Mateu Estivill, Jaume Sastre Tomas, Susan Motch Perrine, Melissa Yoon, Alexandre Robert-Moreno, Jim Swoger, Lucia Russo, Kazuhiko Kawasaki, Joan Richtsmeier, James Sharpe, 2018, eLife

A century of development

Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2018, American Journal of Physical Anthropology on p. 726-740

A quantitative method for staging mouse embryos based on limb morphometry

Marco Musy, Kevin Flaherty, Jelena Raspopovic, Alexandre Robert-Moreno, Joan T. Richtsmeier, James Sharpe, 2018, Development (Cambridge)

Additive genetic variation in the craniofacial skeleton of baboons (genus Papio) and its relationship to body and cranial size

Jessica L. Joganic, Katherine E. Willmore, Joan T. Richtsmeier, Kenneth M. Weiss, Michael C. Mahaney, Jeffrey Rogers, James M. Cheverud, 2018, American Journal of Physical Anthropology on p. 269-285

Most-Cited Papers

Activation of p38 MAPK pathway in the skull abnormalities of Apert syndrome Fgfr2<sup>+P253R</sup> mice

Yingli Wang, Miao Sun, Victoria L. Uhlhorn, Xueyan Zhou, Inga Peter, Neus Martinez-Abadias, Cheryl A. Hill, Christopher J. Percival, Joan T. Richtsmeier, David L. Huso, Ethylin Wang Jabs, 2010, BMC Developmental Biology

Beyond the closed suture in apert syndrome mouse models

Neus Martínez-Abadías, Christopher Percival, Kristina Aldridge, Cheryl A. Hill, Timothy Ryan, Satama Sirivunnabood, Yingli Wang, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2010, Developmental Dynamics on p. 3058-3071

Brain phenotypes in two FGFR2 mouse models for Apert syndrome

Kristina Aldridge, Cheryl A. Hill, Jordan R. Austin, Christopher Percival, Neus Martinez-Abadias, Thomas Neuberger, Yingli Wang, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2010, Developmental Dynamics on p. 987-997

New insights into the relationship between suture closure and craniofacial dysmorphology in sagittal nonsyndromic craniosynostosis

Yann Heuzé, Simeon A. Boyadjiev, Jeffrey L. Marsh, Alex A. Kane, Elijah Cherkez, James E. Boggan, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2010, Journal of Anatomy on p. 85-96

p38 inhibition ameliorates skin and skull abnormalities in Fgfr2 Beare-Stevenson mice

Yingli Wang, Xueyan Zhou, Kurun Oberoi, Robert Phelps, Ross Couwenhoven, Miao Sun, Amélie Rezza, Greg Holmes, Christopher J. Percival, Jenna Friedenthal, Pavel Krejci, Joan T. Richtsmeier, David L. Huso, Michael Rendl, Ethylin Wang Jabs, 2012, Journal of Clinical Investigation on p. 2153-2164

Unilateral and bilateral expression of a quantitative trait

Yann Heuzé, Neus Martínez-Abadías, Jennifer M. Stella, Craig W. Senders, Simeon A. Boyadjiev, Lun Jou Lo, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2012, Journal of Experimental Zoology Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution on p. 109-122

The Developmental Basis of Quantitative Craniofacial Variation in Humans and Mice

Neus Martínez-Abadías, Philipp Mitteroecker, Trish E. Parsons, Mireia Esparza, Torstein Sjøvold, Campbell Rolian, Joan Therese Richtsmeier, Benedikt Hallgrímsson, 2012, Evolutionary Biology on p. 554-567

From shape to cells

Neus Martínez-Abadías, Greg Holmes, Talia Pankratz, Yingli Wang, Xueyan Zhou, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2013, DMM Disease Models and Mechanisms on p. 768-779

Morphological comparison of the craniofacial phenotypes of mouse models expressing the apert FGFR2 S252W mutation in neural crest- or mesoderm-derived tissues

Yann Heuzé, Nandini Singh, Claudio Basilico, Ethylin Wang Jabs, Greg Holmes, Joan T. Richtsmeier, 2014, Bone on p. 101-109

Trisomy 21 and facial developmental instability

John M. Starbuck, Theodore M. Cole, Roger H. Reeves, Joan Therese Richtsmeier, 2013, American Journal of Physical Anthropology on p. 49-57