Publications

Xie, Q., and Wang, Z. A. (2017). Transcriptional regulation of the Nkx3.1 gene in prostate luminal stem cell specification and cancer initiation via its 3′ genomic region. Journal of Biological Chemistry 292: 13521-13530. PMID: 28679531   [PDF]

 

Xie, Q., Liu, Y., Cai, T., Horton C., Stefanson, J., and Wang, Z. A. (2017). Dissecting cell-type-specific roles of androgen receptor in prostate homeostasis and regeneration through lineage tracing. Nature Communications 8: 14284. PMID: 28112153   [PDF]

 

Wang, Z. A., and Shen, M. M. (2015). Comparative lineage tracing reveals cellular preferences for prostate cancer initiation. Mol. Cell Oncology 2: 3, e985548. PMID: 27308462   [PDF]

 

Wang, Z. A., Toivanen, R., Bergren, S. K., Chambon, P., and Shen, M. M. (2014). Luminal cells are favored as the cell of origin for prostate cancer. Cell Reports 8: 1339-1346. PMID: 25176651   [PDF]

 

Wang, Z. A., Mitrofanova, A., Bergren, S. K., Abate-Shen, C., Cardiff, R. D., Califano, A., and Shen, M. M. (2013). Lineage analysis of basal epithelial cells reveals their unexpected plasticity and supports a cell of origin model for prostate cancer heterogeneity. Nature Cell Biology 15: 274-283. PMID: 23434823   [PDF]

 

Wang, Z. A., Huang, J., and Kalderon, D. (2012). Drosophila follicle stem cells are regulated by proliferation and niche adhesion as well as mitochondria and ROS. Nature Communications 3: 769. PMID: 22473013   [PDF]

 

Wang, Z. A., and Shen, M. M. (2011). Revisiting the concept of cancer stem cells in prostate cancer. Oncogene 30: 1261-1271. PMID: 21119602   [PDF]

 

Wang, Z. A., and Kalderon, D. (2009). Cyclin E-dependent protein kinase activity regulates niche retention of Drosophila ovarian follicle stem cells. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 106: 21701-21706. PMID: 19966222   [PDF]