Dubey A. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2021). Anterior patterning genes induced by Zic1 are sensitive to retinoic acid and its metabolite, 4-oxo-RA. Dev. Dyn., doi:10.1002/dvdy.420.

Ihewulezi C. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2021). Function of chromatin modifier Hmgn1 in neural crest and craniofacial development. Genesis, e23447.doi:10.1002/dvg.23447


Timberlake A.T., Griffin C., Heike C.L., Hing A.V., Cunningham M.L., Chitayat D., Davis M.R., Doust S.J., Drake A.F., Duenas-Roque M.M., Goldblatt J., Gustafson J., Hurtado-Villa P., Johns A., Karp N., Laing N.G., Magee L., University of Washington Center for Mendelian Genomics, Mullegama S.V., Pachajoa H., Porras-Hurtado G.L., Schnur R., Slee J., Singer S.L., Staffenberg D.A., Timms A.E., Wise C.A., Zarante I., Saint-Jeannet J-P. and Luquetti L.V. (2021). Haploinsufficiency of SF3B2 causes craniofacial microsomia. Nat. Commun. 12, 4680 doi:10.1038/s41467-021-24852-9.

Dubey A., Yu J., Liu T., Kane M. A. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2021). Retinoic acid production, regulation, and containment through Zic1, Pitx2c and Cyp26c1 control cranial placode specification. Development, 148, dev193227. doi:10.1242/dev.193227.

Maharana S.K. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2021). Molecular mechanisms of hearing loss in Nager syndrome. Dev. Biol. 476, 200-208.

Saint-Jeannet J-P, Blader P. and Taneyhill L. (2021). Editorial: Cranial placodes and neural crest interactions in craniofacial development. Front. Physiol. 12:681397.

Saint-Jeannet J-P.(2021). Editorial - genesis: full speed ahead into the next decade of developmental genetics research. Genesis. 2021;59:e23400.

Brugmann S.A., Clouthier, D.E., Saint-Jeannet J-P., Taneyhill L. A., and Moody S. A. (2021). The Society for Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology 43rdAnnual Meeting. Am. J. Med. Genet. Part A.2021; 1–8.



Griffin C. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2020). Spliceosomopathies: diseases and mechanisms. Dev. Dyn., 249, 1038-1046.

Gouignard N., Theveneau E. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2020). Dynamic expression of MMP28 during cranial morphogenesis. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B,75, 20190559.

Eisenhoffer G.T. Jr., Clouthier D., Cox T., Saint-Jeannet J-P., Taneyhill L.A., Trainor P.A. and Moody S.A. (2020). The Society for Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology 42nd Annual Meeting. Am. J. Med. Genet. Part A.2020; 1–7.


Devotta A., Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2018). Dkk2 promotes neural crest specification by activating Wnt/β-catenin signaling in a GSK3β independent manner. eLife2018;7:e34404.

Creuzet S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2018). Preface: Celebrating 150 years of neural crest research. Genesis. 2018;56:e23236. 

Alkobtawi M., Ray H., Barriga E. H., Moreno M., Kerney R., Monsoro-Burq A-H., Saint-Jeannet J-P. and Mayor R. (2018). Characterization of Pax3 and Sox10 transgenic Xenopus laevis embryos as tools to study neural crest development. Dev. Biol. 444, S202-S208. 

Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P.(2018). The b-HLH transcription factor Hes3 participates in neural plate border formation by interfering with Wnt/β-catenin signaling. Dev. Biol. 442, 162-172.


Nurbaeva M., Eckstein M., Devotta A., Saint-Jeannet J-P., Yule D., Hubbard M. J. and Lacruz R. S. (2018). Evidence that calcium entry into calcium-transporting dental enamel cells is regulated by cholecystokinin, acetylcholine and ATP. Front. Physiol. 9:801. doi: 10.3389/fphys. 2018.00801. 


Ossipova O., Kerney R., Saint-Jeannet J-P. and Sokol SY. (2018). Regulation of neural crest development by the formin family protein Daam1. Genesis, 2018;e23108.

Bae C-J., Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2018). Anosmin-1 is essential for neural crest and cranial placodes formation in Xenopus. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 495, 2257-2263.

Dubey A., Rose R., Jones D. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2018). Generating retinoic acid gradients by local degradation during craniofacial development: one cell’s cue is another cell’s poison. Genesis, 2018;e23091.


Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2017). Znf703, a target of Pax3 and Zic1, regulates neural crest development and hindbrain patterning in Xenopus. Genesis. 2017;e23082.

Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2017). Whole-mount in situ hybridization of Xenopus embryos. Cold Spring Harb Protoc; doi:10.1101/pdb.prot0972876.

Dubey A. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2017). Modeling human craniofacial disorders in Xenopus. Curr. Pathobiol. Rep. 5, 79-92. doi: 10.1007/s40139-017-0128-8.


Devotta A., Juraver-Geslin H., Gonzalez, J. A., Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2016). Sf3b4-depleted Xenopus embryos: a model to study the pathogenesis of craniofacial defects in Nager syndrome. Dev. Biol. 415, 371-382.



Jaurena M. B., Juraver-Geslin H., Devotta A. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2015). Zic1 controls placode progenitor formation non-cell autonomously by regulating retinoic acid production and transport. Nat. Commun. 6, 7476 doi: 10.1038/ncomms8476.


Bae C-J., Jeong J. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2015). A novel function for Egr4 in posterior hindbrain development. Sci. Rep. 5, 7750 doi:10.1038/srep07750.


Moody S. A. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2015). Development of the pre-placodal ectoderm and cranial sensory placodes. In “Principles of Developmental Genetics”, pp 331-356 (Ed. S. A. Moody). Academic Press.



Jeong Y-H, Park B. K. Saint-Jeannet J-P. and Lee Y-H. (2014). Developmental expression of Pitx2c in Xenopus trigeminal and profundal placodes. Int. J. Dev. Biol. 58, 701-704.


Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2014). Xhe2 is a member of the astacin family of metalloproteases that promotes Xenopus hatching. Genesis 52, 946-951.


Hong C-S., Devotta A., Lee Y-H., Park B-Y. and  Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2014). Transcription factor AP2 epsilon (Tfap2e) regulates neural crest specification in Xenopus. Dev. Neurobiol. 74, 894-906.


Saint-Jeannet J-P. and Moody S. A. (2014). Establishing the pre-placodal region and breaking it into placodes with distinct identities. Dev. Biol. 389, 13-27.


Bae C-J. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2014). Induction and specification of neural crest cells: extracellular signals and transcriptional switches. In “Neural Crest Cells: Evolution, Development and Disease”, pp 27-49 (Ed. P. Trainor). Academic Press.


Bae C-J., Park B-Y., Lee Y-H., Tobias J. W., Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2014). Identification of targets of Pax3 and Zic1 in the developing neural crest. Dev. Biol. 386, 473-483.



Lee Y-H., Williams A., Hong C-S., You Y., Senoo M. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2013). Early development of the thymus in Xenopus laevis. Dev. Dyn. 242, 164-178.



Park B-Y., Hong C-S., Weaver J., Rosocha E. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2012). Xaml1/Runx1 is required for the specification of Rohon-Beard sensory neurons in Xenopus. Dev. Biol. 362, 65-75.


Chin A. J., Saint-Jeannet J-P. and Lo C. W. (2012). How insights from cardiovascular developmental biology have impacted the care of infants and children with congenital heart disease. Mech. Dev., 129, 75-97.



Lee Y-H. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2011). Cardiac neural crest is dispensable for outflow tract septation in Xenopus. Development 138, 2025-2034.


Lee Y-H. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2011). Sox9 function in craniofacial development and disease. Genesis 49, 200-208.



Park B-Y. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2010). Long-term consequences of Sox9 depletion on inner ear development. Dev. Dyn. 239, 1102-1112.


Park B-Y. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2010). Expression analysis of Runx3 and other Runx family members during Xenopus development. Gene Exp. Patterns 19, 157-166.


Park B-Y. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2010). Induction and segregation of the vertebrate cranial placodes. Colloquium Series on Developmental Biology, Vol. 1, No. 3. Morgan & Claypool Publishers.



Park B-Y., Hong C-S., Sohail F. A. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2009). Developmental expression and regulation of the chemokine CXCL14 in Xenopus. Int. J. Dev. Biol. 53, 535-540.


Lee Y-H. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2009). Characterization of molecular markers to assess cardiac cushions formation in Xenopus. Dev. Dyn. 238, 3257-3265.



Park B-Y. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2008). Hindbrain-derived Wnt and Fgf signals cooperate to specify the otic placode in Xenopus. Dev. Biol. 324, 108-121.


Hong C-S., Park B-Y. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2008). Fgf8a induces neural crest indirectly through the activation of Wnt8 in the paraxial mesoderm. Development 135, 3903-3910.



Hong C-S., Park B-Y. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2007). The function of Dmrt genes in vertebrate development: it is not just about sex. Dev. Biol. 310, 1-9.


Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2007). The activity of Pax3 and Zic1 regulates three distinct cell fates at the neural plate border. Mol. Biol. Cell. 18, 2192-2202.



O’Donnell, M., Hong C-S., Huang X., Delnicki, R. J. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2006). Functional analysis of Sox8 during neural crest development in Xenopus. Development, 133, 3817-3826.


Huang X., Hong C-S., O’Donnell M. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2005). The doublesex-related gene, XDmrt4, is required for neurogenesis in the olfactory system. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. (USA) 102, 11349-11354.

Hong C-S. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2005). Sox proteins and neural crest development. Sem. Cell Dev. Biol. 16, 694-703.

Saint-Germain N., Lee Y-H., Zhang, Y., Sargent T. D. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2004). Specification of the otic placode depends on Sox9 function in Xenopus. Development 131, 1755-1763.


Lee Y-H., Aoki Y., Hong C-S., Saint-Germain N., Credidio, C. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2004). Early requirement of the transcriptional activator Sox9 for neural crest induction in Xenopus. Dev. Biol. 275, 93-103. 


Huang X. and Saint-Jeannet J-P. (2004). Induction of the neural crest and the opportunities of life on the edge. Dev. Biol. 275, 1-11.