Recent Publications from DBRG Labs



Currier N, Chea K, Hlavacova M, Sussman DJ, Seldin DC,  Dominguez I.  Dynamic expression of a LEF-EGFP Wnt reporter in  mouse development and cancer. Genesis 48: 183-194, 2010.


Tsao PN, Vasconcelos M, Izvolsky KI, Qian J, Lu J,  Cardoso WV.  Notch signaling controls the balance of ciliated and secretory cell fates in developing airways. Development 136: 2297-2307, 2009.

Navarro C, Bullock S, Lehmann R.  Altered dynein-dependent transport in piRNA pathway mutants. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 106: 9691-9696, 2009.

Smith EM, Mitisi M, Nugent MA, Symes K. PDGF-A interactions with fibronectin reveal a critical role for heparan sulfate in directed cell migration during Xenopus gastrulation. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 106:21683-21688, 2009.

Wu H, Symes K, Seldin DC, Dominguez I.  Threonine 393 of beta-catenin regulates interaction with Axin. J Cell Biochem 108: 52-63, 2009.

Dominguez I, Sonenshein GE, Seldin DC.  Protein kinase CK2 in health and disease: CK2 and its role in Wnt and NF-kappaB signaling: linking development and cancer. Cell Mol Life Sci 66: 1850-1857,

Pazin DE and Albrecht KH. Developmental expression of Smoc1 and Smoc2 suggests potential roles in fetal gonad and reproductive tract differentiation. Dev Dyn 238: 2877-2890, 2009

Lee HJ, Pazin DE, Kahlon RS, Correa SM, Albrecht KH.  Novel markers of early ovarian pre-granulosa cells are expressed in an Sry-like pattern. Dev Dyn 238: 812-25, 2009

Liu P, Pazin DE, Merson RR, Albrecht KH, Vaziri C.  The developmentally-regulated Smoc2 gene is repressed by Aryl-hydrocarbon receptor (Ahr) signaling. Gene 433: 72-80, 2009.


Izvolsky KI, Lu J, Martin G, Albrecht K, and Cardoso WV. Systemic inactivation of Hs6st1 in mice is associated with late postnatal mortality without major defects in organogenesis. Genesis 46: 8-18, 2008.

Tsao PN, Chen F, Izvolsky KI, Walker J, Kukuruzinska MA, Lu J, Cardoso WV. Gamma-secretase activation of notch signaling regulates the balance of proximal and distal fates in progenitor cells of the developing lung. J Biol Chem 283: 29532-29544, 2008.

Millien G, Beane J, Lenburg M, Tsao PN, Lu J, Spira A, Ramirez MI.  Characterization of the mid-foregut transcriptome identifies genes regulated during lung bud induction. Gene Expr Patterns 8: 124-139, 2008.

Lou DY, Dominguez I, Toselli P, Landesman-Bollag E, O’Brien C, Seldin DC. The alpha catalytic subunit of protein kinase CK2 is required for normal embryonic development. Mol Cell Bio 28: 131-139, 2008

Bryja V, Schambony A, Cajanek L, Dominguez I, Arenas E, Schulte G. β-arestin and casein kinase 1/2 define distinct branches of non-canonical WNT signaling pathways. EMBO Rep 9: 1244-1250, 2008

Seldin DC, Lou DY, Toselli P, Landes-Bollag E, Dominguez I. Gene targeting of CK2 catalytic subunits. Mol Cell Biochem 316: 141-147, 2008