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  1. Reduction of Ptf1a gene dosage causes pancreatic hypoplasia and diabetes in mice. Fukuda A, Kawaguchi Y, Furuyama K, Kodama S, Horiguchi M, Kuhara T, Kawaguchi M, Terao M, Doi R, Wright CV, Hoshino M, Chiba T, Uemoto S (2008) Diabetes 57(9): 2421-31
    › Primary publication · 18591390 (PubMed) · PMC2518493 (PubMed Central)
  2. Positional cloning of "Lisch-Like", a candidate modifier of susceptibility to type 2 diabetes in mice. Dokmanovic-Chouinard M, Chung WK, Chevre JC, Watson E, Yonan J, Wiegand B, Bromberg Y, Wakae N, Wright CV, Overton J, Ghosh S, Sathe GM, Ammala CE, Brown KK, Ito R, LeDuc C, Solomon K, Fischer SG, Leibel RL (2008) PLoS Genet 4(7): e1000137
    › Primary publication · 18654634 (PubMed) · PMC2464733 (PubMed Central)
  3. pdx-1 function is specifically required in embryonic beta cells to generate appropriate numbers of endocrine cell types and maintain glucose homeostasis. Gannon M, Ables ET, Crawford L, Lowe D, Offield MF, Magnuson MA, Wright CV (2008) Dev Biol 314(2): 406-17
    › Primary publication · 18155690 (PubMed) · PMC2269701 (PubMed Central)
  4. Pdx-1 and Ptf1a concurrently determine fate specification of pancreatic multipotent progenitor cells. Burlison JS, Long Q, Fujitani Y, Wright CV, Magnuson MA (2008) Dev Biol 316(1): 74-86
    › Primary publication · 18294628 (PubMed) · PMC2425677 (PubMed Central)
  5. Xenopus Lefty requires proprotein cleavage but not N-linked glycosylation to inhibit nodal signaling. Westmoreland JJ, Takahashi S, Wright CV (2007) Dev Dyn 236(8): 2050-61
    › Primary publication · 17584861 (PubMed)
  6. Sonic hedgehog acts at multiple stages during pancreatic tumorigenesis. Morton JP, Mongeau ME, Klimstra DS, Morris JP, Lee YC, Kawaguchi Y, Wright CV, Hebrok M, Lewis BC (2007) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104(12): 5103-8
    › Primary publication · 17372229 (PubMed) · PMC1828712 (PubMed Central)
  7. Ptf1a binds to and activates area III, a highly conserved region of the Pdx1 promoter that mediates early pancreas-wide Pdx1 expression. Wiebe PO, Kormish JD, Roper VT, Fujitani Y, Alston NI, Zaret KS, Wright CV, Stein RW, Gannon M (2007) Mol Cell Biol 27(11): 4093-104
    › Primary publication · 17403901 (PubMed) · PMC1900007 (PubMed Central)
  8. Differential ability of Ptf1a and Ptf1a-VP16 to convert stomach, duodenum and liver to pancreas. Jarikji ZH, Vanamala S, Beck CW, Wright CV, Leach SD, Horb ME (2007) Dev Biol 304(2): 786-99
    › Primary publication · 17320068 (PubMed) · PMC4868342 (PubMed Central)
  9. Characterization of pancreatic transcription factor Pdx-1 binding sites using promoter microarray and serial analysis of chromatin occupancy. Keller DM, McWeeney S, Arsenlis A, Drouin J, Wright CV, Wang H, Wollheim CB, White P, Kaestner KH, Goodman RH (2007) J Biol Chem 282(44): 32084-92
    › Primary publication · 17761679 (PubMed)
  10. Cerebellar GABAergic progenitors adopt an external granule cell-like phenotype in the absence of Ptf1a transcription factor expression. Pascual M, Abasolo I, Mingorance-Le Meur A, Martínez A, Del Rio JA, Wright CV, Real FX, Soriano E (2007) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104(12): 5193-8
    › Primary publication · 17360405 (PubMed) · PMC1829285 (PubMed Central)