Pu Lab Publications 2012

  • He A, Shen X, Ma Q, Cao J, von G, A., Zhou P, Wang G, Marquez VE, Orkin SH, Pu WT. PRC2 directly methylates GATA4 and represses its transcriptional activity. Genes & Development. 2012;26:37-42. PDF | Suppl Data
  • Zhou, B, Pu, WT. Isolation and characterization of embryonic and adult epicardium and epicardium-derived cells. Methods Mol Biol. 2012;843:155–168. PDF
  • von Gise A*, Lin Z*, Schlegelmilch K, Honor LB, Pan GM, Buck JN, Ma Q Ishiwata T, Zhou B, Camargo FD, Pu WT. YAP1, the nuclear target of Hippo signaling, stimulates heart growth through cardiomyocyte proliferation but not hypertrophy. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2012; epub. * equal contribution. PDF with Suppl Data.
  • Zhou, B. & Pu, W. T. Genetic Cre-loxP Assessment of Epicardial Cell Fate Using Wt1-Driven Cre Alleles. Circ Res 111, e276-80 (2012). PDF with Suppl Data.

2012 Reviews/Editorials
  • Zhou P, He A, Pu WT. Regulation of GATA4 Transcriptional Activity in Cardiovascular Development and Disease. Curr Top Dev Biol. 2012;100:143-169. PDF
  • von Gise, A, Pu WT. Endocardial and Epicardial Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transitions in Heart Development and Disease. Circ. Res. 2012; 110: 1628-1645. PDF
  • Zhou, B, Lin, Z, Pu WT. Mammalian Muscle Regeneration. in Hill, JA and Olson, EN, ed., “Muscle: Fundamental Biology and Mechanisms of Disease.” Elsevier. 2012. PDF.
  • He, A. & Pu WT. Mature Cardiomyocytes Recall Their Progenitor Experience Via Polycomb Repressive Complex 2. Circulation Research 111, 162-164 (2012). PDF.

Collaborative Work
  • Bisping, E, Ikeda, S, Sedej, M, Wakula, P, McMullen, JR, Tarnavski, O, Sedej, S, Izumo, S, Pu, WT, Pieske, B. Transcription factor GATA4 is activated but not required for insulin like growth factor 1-induced cardiac hypertrophy. J Biol Chem. 2012
  • Huang ZP, Young Seok H, Zhou B, Chen J, Chen JF, Tao Y, Pu WT, Wang DZ. CIP, a Cardiac Isl1-Interacting Protein, Represses Cardiomyocyte Hypertrophy. Circ Res. 2012;110:818-830.
  • Ounzain S, Kobayashi S, Peterson RE, He A, Motterle A, Samani NJ, Menick DR, Pu WT, Liang Q, Chong NW. Cardiac Expression of ms1/STARS, a Novel Gene Involved in Cardiac Development and Disease is regulated by GATA4. Mol Cell Biol. 2012
  • Lin RL, Moreno-Luna R, Zhou B, Pu WT, and Melero-Martin J. Equal modulation of endothelial cell function by four distinct tissue-specific mesenchymal stem cells. Angiogenesis. In press.