Lung Development and Repair

  • Guha A* and Bhavsar R. Role of Notch signaling in lung homeostasis and disease. Invited review. Manuscript in preparation.
  • Guha A*, Desphande A, Jain A, Sebastiani P, Cardoso WV* Uroplakin 3a+ Cells Are a Distinctive Population of Epithelial Progenitors that Contribute to Airway Maintenance and Post-injury Repair Cell Reports 19, 246–254, April 11, 2017

  • Yan Cai, Tomita T, Kurotani R, Kido T, Yoneda M, Mitzner W, Guha A, Shioko Kimura. Transgenically expressed secretoglobin 3A2 accelerates resolution of bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis in mice. BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2015,15:72

  • Guha A*, Vasconcelos M, Zhao R, Gower A, Rajagopal J, Cardoso, WV.* Analysis of Notch signaling-dependent gene expression in developing airways reveals diversity of Clara cells. PLoS One 2014 9(2):e88848

  • Guha A*, Vasconcelos M, Cai Y, Yoneda M, Hinds A, Qian J, Dickel L ,Kimura S, Johnson J, Gao J, McMahon J, McMahon A, and Cardoso WV*. Neuroepithelial body micro- environment is a niche for a distinct subset of Clara-like precursors in the developing airways. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., USA 2012 Jul 31; 109(31): 12592–12597

Tracheal Development in Drosophila

  • Amrutha K, Bagul AV, Guha A* Negative regulation of G2-M by ATR (mei-41)/Chk1(Grapes) facilitates tracheoblast growth and tracheal hypertrophy in Drosophila. eLife 2018;7:e29988

  • Rao PR, Lin L, Huang H, Guha A, Roy SR, Kornberg TB. Developmental compartments in the larval trachea of Drosophila. eLife  2015;10.7554

  • Guha A; Lin L; Kornberg TB. Regulation of Drosophila matrix metalloprotease Mmp2 is essential for wing imaginal disc:trachea association and air sac tubulogenesis. Dev Biol. 2009 Nov 15;335(2):317-26

  • Guha A, Lin L, Kornberg TB. Organ renewal in Drosophila by differentiated cells that restart a mitotic program. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., USA 2008 Aug 5; 105(31):10832-6.

  • Guha A; Kornberg TB. Tracheal branch repopulation precedes induction of the Drosophila dorsal air sac primordium. Dev Biol. 2005 Nov 1; 287(1): 192-200


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