U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Michael Krause

 Contact Info

Tel: 301-402-4633
Email: michaelkr@niddk.nih.gov

 Select Experience

  • Chief Laboratory of Molecular BiologyNIDDK, NIH1993–2014
  • Postdoctoral FellowFred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center1986–1992
  • Ph.D.University of Colorado1986
  • B.A.University of Colorado1978

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Michael W. Krause, Ph.D.

Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research
Chief, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology Section

Specialties: Developmental Biology

Michael Krause

Chief, Laboratory of Molecular BiologyDevelopmental Biology Section
Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research
Scientific Director, Office of Scientific Director
  • Developmental Biology


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Dhalla AK, Yang M, Ning Y, Kahlig KM, Krause M, Rajamani S, Belardinelli L. Blockade of Na+ Channels in Pancreatic α-Cells Has Antidiabetic Effects. Diabetes. 2014 May 8; 63 (63; 10; 2014 May 8):3545-56. [Full Text/Abstract]
Kumari G, Ulrich T, Krause M, Finkernagel F, Gaubatz S. Induction of p21CIP1 and cell cycle arrest after inhibition of Aurora B kinase is attributed to aneuploidy and reactive oxygen species. J Biol Chem. 2014 Jun 6; 289 (23; 289; 2014 Jun 6):16072-84. [Full Text/Abstract]
Jackson BM, Abete-Luzi P, Krause MW, Eisenmann DM. Use of an Activated Beta-Catenin to Identify Wnt Pathway Target Genes in Caenorhabditis elegans, Including a Subset of Collagen Genes Expressed in Late Larval Development. G3 (Bethesda). 2014 Apr 16; 4 (2014 Apr 16; 4):733-47. [Full Text/Abstract]
Beaudry JT, Krause MA, Diakite SA, Fay MP, Joshi G, Diakite M, White NJ, Fairhurst RM. Ex-Vivo Cytoadherence Phenotypes of Plasmodium falciparum Strains from Malian Children with Hemoglobins A, S, and C. PLoS One. 2014; 9 (2014; 9; 3):e92185. [Full Text/Abstract]
Reinartz S, Schumann T, Finkernagel F, Wortmann A, Jansen JM, Meissner W, Krause M, Schwörer AM, Wagner U, Müller-Brüsselbach S, Müller R. Mixed-polarization phenotype of ascites-associated macrophages in human ovarian carcinoma: Correlation of CD163 expression, cytokine levels and early relapse. Int J Cancer. 2014 Jan 1; 134 (134; 2014 Jan 1; 1):32-42. [Full Text/Abstract]
Taylor RD, Madsen MG, Krause M, Sampedro-Castañeda M, Stocker M, Pedarzani P. Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide (PACAP) inhibits the slow afterhyperpolarizing current sIAHP in CA1 pyramidal neurons by activating multiple signaling pathways. Hippocampus. 2014 Jan; 24 (2014 Jan; 24; 1):32-43. [Full Text/Abstract]
Henrici A, Montalbano R, Neureiter D, Krause M, Stiewe T, Slater EP, Quint K, Ocker M, Di Fazio P. The pan-deacetylase inhibitor panobinostat suppresses the expression of oncogenic miRNAs in hepatocellular carcinoma cell lines. Mol Carcinog. 2013 Dec 23; (2013 Dec 23). [Full Text/Abstract]
Mooney J, Saari JI, Kelley AM, Krause MM, Walsh BR, Kambhampati P. Control of phonons in semiconductor nanocrystals via femtosecond pulse chirp-influenced wavepacket dynamics and polarization. J Phys Chem B. 2013 Dec 12; 117 (49; 117; 2013 Dec 12):15651-8. [Full Text/Abstract]
Asztalos EV, Murphy KE, Willan AR, Matthews SG, Ohlsson A, Saigal S, Armson BA, Kelly EN, Delisle MF, Gafni A, Lee SK, Sananes R, Rovet J, Guselle P, Amankwah K, Saleem M, Sanchez J, MACS-5 Collaborative Group. Multiple courses of antenatal corticosteroids for preterm birth study: outcomes in children at 5 years of age (MACS-5). JAMA Pediatr. 1 Dec 2013; 167 (1 Dec 2013; 12; 167):1102-10. [Full Text/Abstract]
Sethi S, Pothineni NK, Syal G, Ali SM, Krause MW. Aortic intimal sarcoma masquerading as bilateral renal artery stenosis. J Nephrol. 2013 Sep-Oct; 26 (2013 Sep-Oct; 5; 26):941-4. [Full Text/Abstract]
Krause MM, Mooney J, Kambhampati P. Chemical and thermodynamic control of the surface of semiconductor nanocrystals for designer white light emitters. ACS Nano. 2013 Jul 23; 7 (7; 2013 Jul 23):5922-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Reinke V, Krause M, Okkema P. Transcriptional regulation of gene expression in C. elegans. WormBook. 2013 Jun 4; (2013 Jun 4):1-31. [Full Text/Abstract]
Toyang NJ, Krause MA, Fairhurst RM, Tane P, Bryant J, Verpoorte R. Antiplasmodial activity of sesquiterpene lactones and a sucrose ester from Vernonia guineensis Benth. (Asteraceae). J Ethnopharmacol. 2013 Jun 3; 147 (2013 Jun 3; 147; 3):618-21. [Full Text/Abstract]
Mooney J, Krause MM, Saari JI, Kambhampati P. A microscopic picture of surface charge trapping in semiconductor nanocrystals. J Chem Phys. 2013 May 28; 138 (138; 20; 2013 May 28):204705. [Full Text/Abstract]
Saari JI, Dias EA, Reifsnyder D, Krause MM, Walsh BR, Murray CB, Kambhampati P. Ultrafast electron trapping at the surface of semiconductor nanocrystals: excitonic and biexcitonic processes. J Phys Chem B. 2013 Apr 25; 117 (2013 Apr 25; 16; 117):4412-21. [Full Text/Abstract]
Ikeno H, Krause M, Höche T, Patzig C, Hu Y, Gawronski A, Tanaka I, Rüssel C. Variation of Zr-L2,3 XANES in tetravalent zirconium oxides. J Phys Condens Matter. 2013 Apr 24; 25 (25; 16; 2013 Apr 24):165505. [Full Text/Abstract]
Saari JI, Krause MM, Walsh BR, Kambhampati P. Terahertz bandwidth all-optical modulation and logic using multiexcitons in semiconductor nanocrystals. Nano Lett. 2013 Feb 13; 13 (2013 Feb 13; 2; 13):722-7. [Full Text/Abstract]
Baer PC, Kuçi S, Krause M, Kuçi Z, Zielen S, Geiger H, Bader P, Schubert R. Comprehensive phenotypic characterization of human adipose-derived stromal/stem cells and their subsets by a high throughput technology. Stem Cells Dev. 2013 Jan 15; 22 (2013 Jan 15; 2; 22):330-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
Mondoux MA, Love DC, Ghosh SK, Fukushige T, Bond M, Weerasinghe GR, Hanover JA, Krause MW. O-linked-N-acetylglucosamine cycling and insulin signaling are required for the glucose stress response in Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics. 2011 Jun; 188 (188; 2; 2011 Jun):369-82. [Full Text/Abstract]
Lei H, Fukushige T, Niu W, Sarov M, Reinke V, Krause M. A widespread distribution of genomic CeMyoD binding sites revealed and cross validated by ChIP-Chip and ChIP-Seq techniques. PLoS One. 2010 Dec 29; 5 (2010 Dec 29; 12; 5):e15898. [Full Text/Abstract]
Love DC, Krause MW, Hanover JA. O-GlcNAc cycling: emerging roles in development and epigenetics. Semin Cell Dev Biol. 2010 Aug; 21 (6; 2010 Aug; 21):646-54. [Full Text/Abstract]
Severance S, Rajagopal A, Rao AU, Cerqueira GC, Mitreva M, El-Sayed NM, Krause M, Hamza I. Genome-wide analysis reveals novel genes essential for heme homeostasis in Caenorhabditis elegans. PLoS Genet. 2010 Jul 29; 6 (2010 Jul 29; 6; 7):e1001044. [Full Text/Abstract]
Love DC, Ghosh S, Mondoux MA, Fukushige T, Wang P, Wilson MA, Iser WB, Wolkow CA, Krause MW, Hanover JA. Dynamic O-GlcNAc cycling at promoters of Caenorhabditis elegans genes regulating longevity, stress, and immunity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Apr 20; 107 (2010 Apr 20; 107; 16):7413-8. [Full Text/Abstract]
Hanover JA, Krause MW, Love DC. The hexosamine signaling pathway: O-GlcNAc cycling in feast or famine. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2010 Feb; 1800 (2; 1800; 2010 Feb):80-95. [Full Text/Abstract]
Lei H, Liu J, Fukushige T, Fire A, Krause M. Caudal-like PAL-1 directly activates the bodywall muscle module regulator hlh-1 in C. elegans to initiate the embryonic muscle gene regulatory network. Development. 2009 Apr; 136 (2009 Apr; 8; 136):1241-9. [Full Text/Abstract]
McGhee JD, Fukushige T, Krause MW, Minnema SE, Goszczynski B, Gaudet J, Kohara Y, Bossinger O, Zhao Y, Khattra J, Hirst M, Jones SJ, Marra MA, Ruzanov P, Warner A, Zapf R, Moerman DG, Kalb JM. ELT-2 is the predominant transcription factor controlling differentiation and function of the C. elegans intestine, from embryo to adult. Dev Biol. 2009 Mar 15; 327 (327; 2; 2009 Mar 15):551-65. [Full Text/Abstract]
Rajagopal A, Rao AU, Amigo J, Tian M, Upadhyay SK, Hall C, Uhm S, Mathew MK, Fleming MD, Paw BH, Krause M, Hamza I. Haem homeostasis is regulated by the conserved and concerted functions of HRG-1 proteins. Nature. 2008 Jun 19; 453 (453; 7198; 2008 Jun 19):1127-31. [Full Text/Abstract]
Fukushige T, Brodigan TM, Schriefer LA, Waterston RH, Krause M. Defining the transcriptional redundancy of early bodywall muscle development in C. elegans: evidence for a unified theory of animal muscle development. Genes Dev. 2006 Dec 15; 20 (20; 24; 2006 Dec 15):3395-406. [Full Text/Abstract]