Diana Rigueur

CSA 210, HSC 9062
Phone: (323) 442-1318
Fax: (323) 442-2981

Diana Rigueur, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate, Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

  • California State University, Fullerton
    Biological Science

  • University of California, Los Angeles
    Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology

  • 2016 - present - Postdoctoral Scholar - Research Associate - Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2012 - 2013 - Teaching Assistant - Cell biology, UCLA
  • 2011 - 2012 - Teaching Assistant - Developmental biology, UCLA
  1. Rigueur D, Roberts RR, Bobzin L, Merrill AE. (2019) A requirement for Fgfr2 in middle ear development. Genesis. 2019 Jan;57(1):e23252. doi: 10.1002/dvg.23252. Epub 2018 Oct 4. PubMed PMID: 30253032; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6349551.

  2. Tuzon CT, Rigueur D, Merrill AE. (2019) Nuclear Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor Signaling in Skeletal Development and Disease. Curr Osteoporos Rep. 2019 Jun;17(3):138-146. doi: 10.1007/s11914-019-00512-2. Review. PubMed PMID:30982184.

  3. Zhao G, Huang BL, Rigueur D, Wang W, Bhoot C, Charles KR, Baek J, Mohan S, Jiang J, Lyons KM. (2018) CYR61/CCN1 Regulates Sclerostin Levels and Bone Maintenance. J Bone Miner Res. 2018 Jun;33(6):1076-1089. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.3394. Epub 2018 Mar 5. PubMed PMID: 29351359; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6002906.

  4. Zieba J, Forlenza KN, Khatra JS, Sarukhanov A, Duran I, Rigueur D, Lyons KM, Cohn DH, Merrill AE, Krakow D. (2016) TGFβ and BMP Dependent Cell Fate Changes Due to Loss of Filamin B Produces Disc Degeneration and Progressive Vertebral Fusions. PLoS Genet. 2016 Mar 28;12(3):e1005936. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005936. eCollection 2016 Mar. PubMed PMID: 27019229; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4809497.

  5. Rigueur D, Brugger S, Anbarchian T, Kim JK, Lee Y, Lyons KM. (2015) The type I BMP receptor ACVR1/ALK2 is required for chondrogenesis during development. J Bone Miner Res. 2015 Apr;30(4):733-41. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.2385. PubMed PMID: 25413979; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4376569.

  6. Rigueur D, Lyons KM. (2014) Whole-mount skeletal staining. Methods Mol Biol. 2014;1130:113-21. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-989-5_9. PubMed PMID: 24482169.

  7. Wang W, Rigueur D, Lyons KM. (2014) TGFβ signaling in cartilage development and maintenance. Birth Defects Res C Embryo Today. 2014 Mar;102(1):37-51. doi: 10.1002/bdrc.21058. Review. PubMed PMID: 24677722; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4267887.

  8. Güemes M, Garcia AJ, Rigueur D, Runke S, Wang W, Zhao G, Mayorga VH, Atti E, Tetradis S, Péault B, Lyons K, Miranda-Carboni GA, Krum SA. (2014) GATA4 is essential for bone mineralization via ERα and TGFβ/BMP pathways. J Bone Miner Res. 2014 Dec;29(12):2676-87. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.2296. PubMed PMID: 24932701; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4501475.