• Uezu A, Hisey E, Kobayashi Y, Gao Y, Bradshaw TW, Devlin P, Rodriguiz R, Tata PR, Soderling S. Essential role for InSyn1 in dystroglycan complex integrity and cognitive behaviors in mice. eLife. 2019 Dec 12;8. PMCID: PMC6944460
  • Kobayashi Y*, Tata A*, Konkimalla A, Katsura H, Lee RF, Ou J, Banovich NE, Kropski JA, Tata PR. Persistence of a novel regeneration-associated transitional cell state in pulmonary fibrosis. bioRxiv. 2019 Nov 25;855155. (*Equal contribution)
  • Hogan B and Tata PR. Cellular organization and biology of the respiratory system. Nat Cell Biol. 2019 Jul 25; PMID: 31346286
  • Katsura H, Kobayashi Y, Tata PR§, Hogan BLM§. IL-1 and TNFα Contribute to the Inflammatory Niche to Enhance Alveolar Regeneration. Stem Cell Rep. 2019 Apr 9;12(4):657-666; PMID: 30930244. (§ Corresponding author).
  • Khatri A, Kraft BD, Tata PR, Randell SH, Piantadosi CA, Pendergast AM. ABL kinase inhibition promotes lung regeneration through expansion of an SCGB1A1+ SPC+ cell population following bacterial pneumonia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Jan 17; PMID: 30655340.
  • Montoro DT, Haber AL, Biton M, Vinarsky V, Lin B, Birket SE, Yuan F, Chen S, Leung HM, Villoria J, Rogel N, Burgin G, Tsankov AM, Waghray A, Slyper M, Waldman J, Nguyen L, Dionne D, Rozenblatt-Rosen O, Tata PR, Mou H, Shivaraju M, Bihler H, Mense M, Tearney GJ, Rowe SM, Engelhardt JF, Regev A, Rajagopal J. A revised airway epithelial hierarchy includes CFTR-expressing ionocytes. Nature. 2018 Aug;560(7718):319–324. PMID: 30069044.
  • Kobayashi, Y., and Tata, P.R. (2018). Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Cells: Sensors and Sentinels of the Lung. Developmental Cell45, 425–426.
  • Tata A, Kobayashi Y, Ryan DZ, Tran J, Desai A, Massri AJ, McCord TJ, Gunn MD, Tata PR§. Myoepithelial Cells of Submucosal Glands Can Function as Reserve Stem Cells to Regenerate Airways after Injury. Cell Stem Cell. 2018 May 3;22(5):668-683.e6. PMID: 29656943. (§ Corresponding author)

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  • Tata PR*§, Chow RD*, Saladi SV, Tata A, Konkimalla A, Bara A, Montoro D, Hariri LP, Shih AR, Mino-Kenudson M, Mou H, Kimura S, Ellisen LW, Rajagopal J. Developmental History Provides a Roadmap for the Emergence of Tumor Plasticity. Developmental Cell. 2018 Mar 26;44(6):679-693.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2018.02.024. PubMed PMID: 29587142. (*Equal contribution, §Corresponding author)

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  • Taylor MS, Chivukula RR, Myers LC, Jeck WR, Waghray A, Tata PR, Selig MK, O’Donnell WJ, Farver CF, Thompson BT, Rajagopal J, Kradin RL. A Conserved Distal Lung Regenerative Pathway in Acute Lung Injury. Am J Pathol. 2018 Feb 21; PMID: 29476724
  • Konkimalla A, Tata PR. Plasticity in Olfactory Epithelium: Is It a Sniffer or Shape Shifter? Cell Stem Cell. 2017 Dec 7;21(6):707-708. doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2017.11.014. PubMed PMID: 29220660.
  • Taylor MS, Chivukula RR, Myers LC, Jeck WR, Tata PR, O’Donnell WJ, Farver CF, Thompson BT, Rajagopal J, Kradin RL. Delayed Alveolar Epithelization: A Distinct Pathology in Diffuse Acute Lung Injury. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Jul 11; PMID: 28696778
  • Tata PR, Rajagopal J. (2017). Plasticity in the lung: making and breaking cell identity. Development. 1;144(5):755-766.
  • Hempel A, Kühl SJ, Rothe M, Tata PR, Sirbu IO, Vainio SJ, Kühl M. The CapZ interacting protein Rcsd1 is required for cardiogenesis downstream of Wnt11a in Xenopus laevis. Developmental Biology. 2017 Feb 22; PMID: 28237811
  • Saladi SV, Ross K, Karaayvaz M, Tata PR, Mou H, Rajagopal J, Ramaswamy S, Ellisen LW. (2017). ACTL6A Is Co-Amplified with p63 in Squamous Cell Carcinoma to Drive YAP Activation, Regenerative Proliferation, and Poor Prognosis. Cancer Cell. 9;31(1):35-49.
  • Tata PR, Rajagopal J. (2016). Regulatory Circuits and Bi-directional Signaling between Stem Cells and Their Progeny. Cell Stem Cell1;19(6):686-689.
  • Mou H, Vinarsky V, Tata PR, Brazauskas K, Choi SH, Crooke AK, Zhang B, Solomon GM, Turner B, Bihler H, Harrington J, Lapey A, Channick C, Keyes C, Freund A, Artandi S, Mense M, Rowe S, Engelhardt JF, Hsu Y-C, Rajagopal J. Dual SMAD Signaling Inhibition Enables Long-Term Expansion of Diverse Epithelial Basal Cells. Cell Stem Cell. 2016 Aug 4;19(2):217–231. PMCID: PMC4975684

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  • Tata PR, Rajagopal J. (2016). Cellular plasticity: 1712 to the present day. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 43:46-54. Review.
  • Pardo-Saganta A*, Tata PR*, Law BM, Saez B, Chow RDz, Prabhu M, Gridley T, Rajagopal J. (2015). Parent stem cells can serve as niches for their daughter cells. Nature. 30;523(7562):597-601. (*Equal contribution)

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  • Pardo-Saganta A, Law BM, Tata PR, Villoria J, Saez B, Mou H, Zhao R, Rajagopal J. (2015). Injury induces direct lineage segregation of functionally distinct airway basal stem/progenitor cell subpopulations. Cell Stem Cell. 5;16(2):184-97.

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  • Tata PR, Mou H, Pardo-Saganta A, Zhao R, Prabhu M, Law BM, Vinarsky V, Cho JL, Breton S, Sahay A, Medoff BD, Rajagopal J. (2013). Dedifferentiation of committed epithelial cells into stem cells in vivo. Nature. 14;503(7475):218-23

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  • Tata PR, Pardo-Saganta A, Prabhu M, Vinarsky V, Law BM, Fontaine BA, Tager AM, Rajagopal J. Airway Specific Inducible Transgene Expression Using Aerosolized Doxycycline. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2013 Jul 12; PMID: 23848320
  • Watanabe H, Francis JM, Woo MS, Etemad B, Lin W, Fries DF, Peng S, Snyder EL, Tata PR, Izzo F, Schinzel AC, Cho J, Hammerman PS, Verhaak RG, Hahn WC, Rajagopal J, Jacks T, Meyerson M. Integrated cistromic and expression analysis of amplified NKX2-1 in lung adenocarcinoma identifies LMO3 as a functional transcriptional target. Genes Dev. 2013 Jan 15;27(2):197–210. PMID: 23322301
  • Weidgang CE*, Russell R*, Tata PR*, Kühl SJ, Illing A, Müller M, Lin Q, Brunner C, Boeckers TM, Bauer K, Kartikasari AE, Guo Y, Radenz M, Bernemann C, Weiß M, Seufferlein T, Zenke M, Iacovino M, Kyba M, Schöler HR, Kühl M, Liebau S, Kleger A. (2014). TBX3 Directs Cell-Fate Decision toward Mesendoderm. Stem Cell Reports. 6;2(5):747. (*Equal contribution)
  • Tata PR, Tata NR, Kühl M, Sirbu IO. Identification of a novel epigenetic regulatory region within the pluripotency associated microRNA cluster, EEmiRC. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 May;39(9):3574–3581. PMID: 21247880
  • Tata PR, Kühl M. An updated overview on Wnt signaling pathways: a prelude for more. Circ Res. 2010 Jun 25;106(12):1798–1806. PMID: 20576942

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