Rolf W. Stottmann, PhD

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-7136


Developmental neurobiology; genetics; animal models of human congenital defects

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BS: University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 1995.

MS: University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 1997.

PhD: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 2004.

Postdoctoral Training: Brigham & Women’s Hospital; Harvard Medical School.

Stottmann RW, Turbe-Doan A, Tran P, Kratz L, Moran J, Kelley R, Beier DR. Cholesterol metabolism is required for intracellular hedgehog signal transduction in vivo. PLoS Genetics. 2011.

Stottmann RW, Moran J, Turbe-Doan A, Driver E, Kelly M, Beier DR. An ENU screen for neurodevelopmental mutations in the mouse. Genetics. 2011 Jul;188(3):615-24.

Stottmann RW, Klingensmith J. Bone morphogenetic protein signaling is required in the dorsal neural folds before neurulation for the induction of spinal neural crest cells and dorsal neurons. Dev Dyn. 2011 Apr;240(4):755-65.

Stottmann RW, Beier DR. Using ENU mutagenesis for phenotype-driven analysis of the mouse. Methods Enzymol. 2010;477:329-48.

Stottmann RW, Bjork BC, Doyle JB, Beier DR. Identification of a Van der Woude syndrome mutation in the cleft palate 1 mutant mouse. Genesis. 2010 May;48(5):303-8.

Stottmann RW, Tran PV, Turbe-Doan A, Beier DR. Ttc21b is required to restrict sonic hedgehog activity in the developing mouse forebrain. Dev Biol. 2009 Nov 1;335(1):166-78.

Tran PV, Haycraft CJ, Besschetnova TY, Turbe-Doan A, Stottmann RW, Herron BJ, Chesebro AL, Qiu H, Scherz PJ, Shah JV, Yoder BK, Beier DR. THM1 negatively modulates mouse sonic hedgehog signal transduction and affects retrograde intraflagellar transport in cilia. Nat Genet. 2008 Apr;40(4):403-10.

Stottmann RW, Berrong M, Matta K, Choi M, Klingensmith J. The BMP antagonist Noggin promotes cranial and spinal neurulation by distinct mechanisms. Dev Biol. 2006 Jul 15;295(2):647-63.

Stottmann RW, Choi M, Mishina Y, Meyers EN, Klingensmith J. BMP receptor IA is required in mammalian neural crest cells for development of the cardiac outflow tract and ventricular myocardium. Development. 2004 May;131(9):2205-18.

Stottmann RW, Anderson RM, Klingensmith J. The BMP antagonists Chordin and Noggin have essential but redundant roles in mouse mandibular outgrowth. Dev Biol. 2001 Dec 15;240(2):457-73.