Molecular Neuroscience Core


Tang H, Ross A, Capel B. 2008. Expression and functional analysis of Gm114, a putative mammalian ortholog of Drosophila bam. Dev Biol. 318(1):73-81. PMCID: PMC2480617

Weimer JM, Stanco A, Cheng JG, Vargo AC, Voora S, Anton ES. 2008. A BAC transgenic mouse model to analyze the function of astroglial SPARCL1 (SC1) in the central nervous system. Glia. 56(9):935-41.


Bouvier J, Cheng JG. 2009. Recombineering-based procedure for creating Cre-LoxP conditional knockouts. Curr Protoc Mol Biol. Chapter 23:Unit 23.13.

Lazarenko RM, Milner TA, Depuy SD, Stornetta RL, West GH, Kievits JA, Bayliss DA, Guyenet PG. 2009. Acid-sensitivity and ultrastructure of the retrotrapezoid nucleus in a Phox2b-eGFP transgenic mouse. J Comp Neurol. 517(1):69-86. PMCID: PMC2826801

Pillai AM, Thaxton C, Pribisko AL, Cheng JG, Dupree JL, Bhat MA. 2009. Spatio-temporal Ablation of Myelinating Glia-Specific Neurofascin (NfascNF155) in Mice Reveals Gradual Loss of Paranodal Axo-Glial Junctions and Concomitant Disorganization of Axonal Domains. J Neurosci Res. 87(8):1773-93. PMCID: PMC2837286


Thaxton C, Pillai AM, Pribisko AL, Labasque M, Dupree JL, Faivre-Sarrailh C, Bhat MA. 2010. In Vivo Deletion of Immunoglobulin Domains 5 and 6 in Neurofascin (Nfasc) Reveals Domain-Specific Requirements in Myelinated Axons. J Neurosci. 30(14):4868-76. PMCID: PMC2856701


Buttermore ED, Dupree JL, Cheng J, An X, Tessarollo L, Bhat MA. 2011. The cytoskeletal adaptor protein band 4.1B is required for the maintenance of paranodal axoglial septate junctions in myelinated axons. J Neurosci. 31(22):8013-24. PMCID: PMC3121702

Eom TY, Stanco A, Weimer J, Stabingas K, Sibrack E, Gukassyan V, Cheng J, Anton ES. 2011. Direct visualization of microtubules using a genetic tool to analyze radial progenitor-astrocyte continuum in mice. Nat Commun. 2:446. doi: 10.1038/ncomms1460.

Hollenback SM, Lyman S, Cheng J. 2011. Recombineering-Based Procedure for Creating BAC Transgene Constructs for Animals and Cell Lines. Curr Protoc Mol Biol. Chapter 23:Unit 23.14. PMCID: PMC3141597

Newbern JM, Li X, Shoemaker SE, Zhou J, Zhong J, Wu Y, Bonder D, Hollenback S, Coppola G, Geschwind DH, Landreth GE, Snider WD. 2011. Specific functions for ERK/MAPK signaling during PNS development. Neuron. 69(1):91-105. PMCID: PMC3060558


Park JS, Ma W, O'Brien LL, Chung E, Guo JJ, Cheng JG, Valerius MT, McMahon J.A., Wong WH, McMahon AP 2012. Six2 and Wnt Regulate Self-Renewal and Commitment of Nephron Progenitors through Shared Gene Regulatory Networks. Dev Cell 23(3):637-51

McCoy, E.S., Taylor-Blake, B., Zylka, M.J. 2012. CGRPα-expressing sensory neurons respond to stimuli that evoke sensations of pain and itch. PloS ONE 2012;7(5):e36355

Cohen SP, Buckley BK, Kosloff M, Garland AL, Bosch DE, Cheng JG, Radhakrishna H, Brown MD, Willard FS, Arshavsky VY, Tarran R, Siderovski DP, Kimple AJ. (2012) Regulator of G-protein signaling-21 (RGS21) is an inhibitor of bitter gustatory signaling found in lingual and airway epithelia. J. Biol. Chem. 287(50):41706-19

Xiaoyan Li, Jason M. Newbern, Yaohong Wu, Meghan Morgan-Smith, Jian Zhong, Jean Charron, William D. Snider. MEK Is a Key Regulator of Gliogenesis in the Developing Brain. Neuron 2012 Sep 20; 75 (6): 1035-50