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Journal articles

Reis ALM; Deveson IW; Wong T; Madala BS; Barker C; Blackburn J; Marcellin E; Mercer TR, 2020, 'A universal and independent synthetic DNA ladder for the quantitative measurement of genomic features', Nature Communications, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-17445-5

Heyer EE; Deveson IW; Wooi D; Selinger CI; Lyons RJ; Hayes VM; O’Toole SA; Ballinger ML; Gill D; Thomas DM; Mercer TR; Blackburn J, 2020, 'Author Correction: Diagnosis of fusion genes using targeted RNA sequencing (Nature Communications, (2019), 10, 1, (1388), 10.1038/s41467-019-09374-9)', Nature Communications, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-15697-9

Mueller SA; Gauthier MEA; Blackburn J; Grady JP; Kraitsek S; Hajdu E; Dettmer MS; Dahlstrom JE; Lee CS; Luk PP; Yu B; Giger R; Kummerfeld S; Clark JR; Gupta R; Cowley MJ, 2020, 'Molecular patterns in salivary duct carcinoma identify prognostic subgroups', Modern Pathology, vol. 33, pp. 1896 - 1909, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41379-020-0576-2

Yamada A; Kawasaki M; Miake Y; Yamada Y; Blackburn J; Kawasaki K; Trakanant S; Nagai T; Nihara J; Kudo T; Meguro F; Schmidt-Ullrich R; Liu B; Hu Y; Page A; Ramírez Á; Sharpe PT; Maeda T; Takagi R; Ohazama A, 2020, 'Overactivation of the NF-κB pathway impairs molar enamel formation', Oral Diseases, vol. 26, pp. 1513 - 1522, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/odi.13384

Heyer EE; Blackburn J, 2020, 'Sequencing Strategies for Fusion Gene Detection', BioEssays, vol. 42, pp. e2000016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bies.202000016

Deveson IW; Madala BS; Blackburn J; Barker C; Wong T; Barton KM; Smith MA; Watkins DN; Mercer TR, 2019, 'Chiral DNA sequences as commutable controls for clinical genomics', Nature Communications, vol. 10, pp. 1342, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-09272-0

Heyer EE; Deveson IW; Wooi D; Selinger CI; Lyons RJ; Hayes VM; O’Toole SA; Ballinger ML; Gill D; Thomas DM; Mercer TR; Blackburn J, 2019, 'Diagnosis of fusion genes using targeted RNA sequencing', Nature Communications, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-09374-9

Singh M; Al-Eryani G; Carswell S; Ferguson JM; Blackburn J; Barton K; Roden D; Luciani F; Giang Phan T; Junankar S; Jackson K; Goodnow CC; Smith MA; Swarbrick A, 2019, 'High-throughput targeted long-read single cell sequencing reveals the clonal and transcriptional landscape of lymphocytes', Nature Communications, vol. 10, pp. 3120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-11049-4

Blackburn J; Vecchiarelli S; Heyer EE; Patrick SM; Lyons RJ; Jaratlerdsiri W; van Zyl S; Bornman MSR; Mercer TR; Hayes VM, 2019, 'TMPRSS2-ERG fusions linked to prostate cancer racial health disparities: A focus on Africa', Prostate, vol. 79, pp. 1191 - 1196, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pros.23823

Blackburn J; Wong T; Madala BS; Barker C; Hardwick SA; Reis ALM; Deveson IW; Mercer TR, 2019, 'Use of synthetic DNA spike-in controls (sequins) for human genome sequencing', Nature Protocols, vol. 14, pp. 2119 - 2151, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41596-019-0175-1

Nagai T; Trakanant S; Kawasaki M; Kawasaki K; Yamada Y; Watanabe M; Blackburn J; Otsuka-Tanaka Y; Hishinuma M; Kitatmura A; Meguro F; Yamada A; Kodama Y; Maeda T; Zhou Q; Saijo Y; Yasue A; Sharpe PT; Hindges R; Takagi R; Ohazama A, 2019, 'MicroRNAs control eyelid development through regulating Wnt signaling', Developmental Dynamics, vol. 248, pp. 201 - 210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.10

Trahair T; Gifford AJ; Fordham A; Mayoh C; Fadia M; Lukeis R; Wood AC; Valvi S; Walker RD; Blackburn J; Heyer EE; Mercer TR; Barbaric D; Marshall GM; MacKenzie KL, 2019, 'Crizotinib and surgery for long-term disease control in children and adolescents with ALK-positive inflammatory myofibroblastic tumors', JCO Precision Oncology, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/PO.18.00297

Hardwick SA; Bassett SD; Kaczorowski D; Blackburn J; Barton K; Bartonicek N; Carswell SL; Tilgner HU; Loy C; Halliday G; Mercer TR; Smith MA; Mattick JS, 2019, 'Targeted, high-resolution RNA sequencing of non-coding genomic regions associated with neuropsychiatric functions', Frontiers in Genetics, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fgene.2019.00309

Kawasaki M; Kawasaki K; Meguro F; Yamada A; Ishikawa R; Porntaveetus T; Blackburn J; Otsuka-Tanaka Y; Saito N; Ota MS; Sharpe PT; Kessler JA; Herz J; Cobourne MT; Maeda T; Ohazama A, 2018, 'Lrp4/Wise regulates palatal rugae development through turing-type reaction-diffusion mechanisms', PLoS ONE, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0204126

Deveson I; Madala BS; Blackburn J; Barker C; Wong T; Barton K; Smith M; Watkins N; Mercer T, 2018, 'Chiral DNA sequences as commutable reference standards for clinical genomics', BIORXIV, http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/404285

Deveson IW; Brunck ME; Blackburn J; Tseng E; Hon T; Clark TA; Clark MB; Crawford J; Dinger ME; Nielsen LK; Mattick JS; Mercer TR, 2018, 'Universal Alternative Splicing of Noncoding Exons', Cell Systems, vol. 6, pp. 245 - 255.e5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cels.2017.12.005

Fleuren EDG; Vlenterie M; Van Der Graaf WTA; Hillebrandt-Roeffen MHS; Blackburn J; Ma X; Chan H; Magias MC; Van Erp A; Van Houdt L; Cebeci SAS; Van De Ven A; Flucke UE; Heyer EE; Thomas DM; Lord CJ; Marini KD; Vaghjiani V; Mercer TR; Cain JE; Wu J; Versleijen-Jonkers YMH; Daly RJ, 2017, 'Phosphoproteomic profiling reveals ALK and MET as novel actionable targets across synovial sarcoma subtypes', Cancer Research, vol. 77, pp. 4279 - 4292, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-16-2550

Deveson IW; Holleley CE; Blackburn J; Marshall Graves JA; Mattick JS; Waters PD; Georges A, 2017, 'Differential intron retention in Jumonji chromatin modifier genes is implicated in reptile temperature-dependent sex determination', Science Advances, vol. 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.1700731

Blackburn J; Roden DL; Ng R; Wu J; Bosman A; Epstein RJ, 2016, 'Damage-inducible intragenic demethylation of the human TP53 tumor suppressor gene is associated with transcription from an alternative intronic promoter', Molecular Carcinogenesis, vol. 55, pp. 1940 - 1951, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mc.22441

Kawasaki M; Kawasaki K; Oommen S; Blackburn J; Watanabe M; Nagai T; Kitamura A; Maeda T; Liu B; Schmidt-Ullrich R; Akiyama T; Inoue JI; Hammond NL; Sharpe PT; Ohazama A, 2016, 'Regional regulation of Filiform tongue papillae development by Ikkα/Irf6', Developmental Dynamics, vol. 245, pp. 937 - 946, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.24427

Hardwick SA; Chen WY; Wong T; Deveson IW; Blackburn J; Andersen SB; Nielsen LK; Mattick JS; Mercer TR, 2016, 'Spliced synthetic genes as internal controls in RNA sequencing experiments', Nature Methods, vol. 13, pp. 792 - 798, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nmeth.3958

Watanabe M; Kawasaki K; Kawasaki M; Portaveetus T; Oommen S; Blackburn J; Nagai T; Kitamura A; Nishikawa A; Kodama Y; Takagi R; Maeda T; Sharpe PT; Ohazama A, 2016, 'Spatio-temporal expression of Sox genes in murine palatogenesis', Gene Expression Patterns, vol. 21, pp. 111 - 118, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gep.2016.05.002

Blackburn J; Kawasaki K; Porntaveetus T; Kawasaki M; Otsuka-Tanaka Y; Miake Y; Ota MS; Watanabe M; Hishinuma M; Nomoto T; Oommen S; Ghafoor S; Harada F; Nozawa-Inoue K; Maeda T; Peterková R; Lesot H; Inoue J; Akiyama T; Schmidt-Ullrich R; Liu B; Hu Y; Page A; Ramírez ; Sharpe PT; Ohazama A, 2015, 'Excess NF-κB induces ectopic odontogenesis in embryonic incisor epithelium', Journal of Dental Research, vol. 94, pp. 121 - 128, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022034514556707

Kawasaki K; Porntaveetus T; Oommen S; Ghafoor S; Kawasaki M; Otsuka-Tanaka Y; Blackburn J; Kessler JA; Sharpe PT; Ohazama A, 2012, 'Bmp signalling in filiform tongue papillae development', Archives of Oral Biology, vol. 57, pp. 805 - 813, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.archoralbio.2011.11.014

Blackburn J; Ohazama A; Kawasaki K; Otsuka-Tanaka Y; Liu B; Honda K; Rountree RB; Hu Y; Kawasaki M; Birchmeier W; Schmidt-Ullrich R; Kinoshita A; Schutte BC; Hammond NL; Dixon MJ; Sharpe PT, 2012, 'The role of Irf6 in tooth epithelial invagination', Developmental Biology, vol. 365, pp. 61 - 70, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ydbio.2012.02.009

Ohazama A; Blackburn J; Porntaveetus T; Ota MS; Choi HY; Johnson EB; Myers P; Oommen S; Eto K; Kessler JA; Kondo T; Fraser GJ; Streelman JT; Pardiñas UFJ; Tucker AS; Ortiz PE; Charles C; Viriot L; Herz J; Sharpe PT, 2010, 'A role for suppressed incisor cuspal morphogenesis in the evolution of mammalian heterodont dentition', Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 107, pp. 92 - 97, http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0907236107

Ohazama A; Haycraft CJ; Seppala M; Blackburn J; Ghafoor S; Cobourne M; Martinelli DC; Fan CM; Peterkova R; Lesot H; Yoder BK; Sharpe PT, 2009, 'Primary cilia regulate Shh activity in the control of molar tooth number', Development, vol. 136, pp. 897 - 903, http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/dev.027979

Matalová E; š etková J; Míšek I; Blackburn J; Sharpe PT, 2006, 'CD 95 mediated apoptosis in embryogenesis: Implication in tooth development', Orthodontics and Craniofacial Research, vol. 9, pp. 123 - 128, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1601-6343.2006.00365.x

Courtney JM; Blackburn J; Sharpe PT, 2005, 'The Ectodysplasin and NFκB signalling pathways in odontogenesis', Archives of Oral Biology, vol. 50, pp. 159 - 163, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.archoralbio.2004.11.019

Blackburn J; Tarttelin EE; Gregory-Evans CY; Moosajee M; Gregory-Evans K, 2003, 'Transcriptional Regulation and Expression of the Dominant Drusen Gene FBLN3 (EFEMP1) in Mammalian Retina', Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, vol. 44, pp. 4613 - 4621, http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.03-0112

Tarttelin EE; Gregory-Evans CY; Bird AC; Weleber RG; Klein ML; Blackburn J; Gregory-Evans K, 2001, 'Molecular genetic heterogeneity in autosomal dominant drusen', Journal of Medical Genetics, vol. 38, pp. 381 - 384, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jmg.38.6.381


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