• Yu QC, Verheyen EM, Zeng YA*. Mammary Development and Breast Cancer: A Wnt Perspective. Cancers. Jul 13;8(7). pii: E65. doi: 10.3390/cancers8070065. (2016)

  • Yu QC, Song W, Wang D, Zeng YA*. Identification of blood vascular endothelial stem cells by the expression of protein C receptor. Cell Research. Jul 1. doi: 10.1038/cr.2016.85. (2016)

  • Zeng L+, Cai C+, Li S, Yu QC, Wang W, Li Y, Chen J, Zhu X*, Zeng YA*. Essential roles of Cyclin Y-like 1 and Cyclin Y in dividing Wnt-responsive mammary stem/progenitor cells. PLOS Genetics. May 20;12(5):e1006055 (2016)

  • Wang D*, Cai C*, Dong X, Yu QC, Zhang XO, Yang L, Zeng YA. “Identification of Multipotent Mammary Stem Cells by Protein C Receptor Expression.” Nature. 2015 Jan 1;517(7532):81-4.

  • Cai C, Yu QC, Jiang W, Liu W, Song W, Yu H, Zhang L, Yang Y, Zeng YA. “R-spondin1 is a novel hormone mediator for mammary stem cell self-renewal.” Genes Dev. 2014 Sep 26;28: 2205–2218.

  • Harburg G, Compton J, Liu W, Iwai N, Zada S, Marlow R, Strickland P, Zeng YA, Hinck L. “SLIT/ROBO2 Signaling Promotes Mammary Stem Cell Senescence by Inhibiting Wnt Signaling.” Stem Cell Reports. 2014 Sep 9;3(3):385-93.

  • Jan TA, Chai R, Sayyid ZN, van Amerongen R, Xia A, Wang T, Sinkkonen ST, Zeng YA, Levin JR, Heller S, Nusse R, Cheng AG. “Tympanic border cells are Wnt-responsive and can act as progenitors for postnatal mouse cochlear cells.” Development. 2013 Mar;140(6):1196-206.

  • Zeng Y.A. (2011) “Beyond nutrients and bonding: p63-positive progenitors in breast milk.” Cell Cycle. 2011 Feb 15;10(4):579-8.

  • Zeng Y.A. and Nusse R. “Wnt proteins serve as self-renewal factors for mammary stem cells and promote their long-term expansion in culture.” Cell Stem Cell. 2010 Jun 4;6(6):568-77

  • Minear S., Leucht P., Jiang J., Liu B., Zeng A., Fuerer C., Nusse R., and Helms J.A. “Wnt proteins promote bone regeneration” Science Translational Medicine. 2010 Apr; 28;2(29):29ra30.

  • Nusse R., Fuerer C., Ching W., Harnish K., Logan C., Zeng A., Ten Berge D., Kalani Y. (2008) “Wnt Signaling and Stem Cell Control.” Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol. 2008;73:59-66

  • Zeng Y.A.*, Rahnama M.*, Wang S., Lee W., Verheyen E.M. “Inhibition of Drosophila Wg signaling involves competition between Mad and Armadillo/beta-catenin for dTcf binding.” PLoS ONE. 2008 Dec; 3(12):e3893

  • Zeng Y.A.*, Rahnama M.*, Wang S., Sosu-Sedzorme W., Verheyen E.M. “Drosophila Nemo antagonizes BMP signaling by phosphorylation of Mad and inhibition of its nuclear accumulation.” Development. 2007 Jun; 134(11):2061-71.

  • Zeng Y.A. and Verheyen E.M. “Nemo is an inducible antagonist of Wingless signaling during Drosophila wing development.” Development. 2004 Jun; 131(12):2911-20.