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Mindy C. Fox, PhD

Associate Professor of Research

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Peer Reviewed Publications

Ksander, Bruce R; Kolovou, Paraskevi E; Wilson, Brian J; Saab, Karim R; Guo, Qin; Ma, Jie; McGuire, Sean P; Gregory, Meredith S; Vincent, William J B; Perez, Victor L; Cruz-Guilloty, Fernando; Kao, Winston W Y; Call, Mindy K; Tucker, Budd A; Zhan, Qian; Murphy, George F; Lathrop, Kira L; Alt, Clemens; Mortensen, Luke J; Lin, Charles P; Zieske, James D; Frank, Markus H; Frank, Natasha Y 2014. ABCB5 is a limbal stem cell gene required for corneal development and repair. Nature, 511 7509, 353-7

Yamanaka, Osamu; Yuan, Yong; Coulson-Thomas, Vivien Jane; Gesteira, Tarsis Ferreira; Call, Mindy K; Zhang, Yujin; Zhang, Jianhua; Chang, Shao-Hsuan; Xie, Changchun; Liu, Chia-Yang; Saika, Shizuya; Jester, James V; Kao, Winston W-Y 2013. Lumican binds ALK5 to promote epithelium wound healing. PloS one, 8 12, e82730

Yuan, Yong; Call, Mindy K; Yuan, Yan; Zhang, Yujin; Fischesser, Katy; Liu, Chia-Yang; Kao, Winston W-Y 2013. Dexamethasone induces cross-linked actin networks in trabecular meshwork cells through noncanonical wnt signaling. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 54 10, 6502-9

Meyer-Blazejewska, Ewa Anna; Call, Mindy K; Yamanaka, Osamu; Liu, Hongshan; Schlötzer-Schrehardt, Ursula; Kruse, Friedrich E; Kao, Winston W 2011. From hair to cornea: toward the therapeutic use of hair follicle-derived stem cells in the treatment of limbal stem cell deficiency. Stem cells (Dayton, Ohio), 29 1, 57-66

Simões, Camila C; Call, Mindy K; Corrêa, Zélia M; Spaulding, Abbot G; Augsburger, James J 2011. Clinical and histopathological features and immunoreactivity of human choroidal and ciliary melanomas as prognostic factors for metastasis and death. Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology = Albrecht von Graefes Archiv für klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie, 249 12, 1795-803

Terai, Kazuto; Call, Mindy K; Liu, Hongshan; Saika, Shizuya; Liu, Chia-Yang; Hayashi, Yasuhito; Chikama, Tai-ichiro; Zhang, Jianhua; Terai, Noriko; Kao, Candace W-C; Kao, Winston W-Y 2011. Crosstalk between TGF-beta and MAPK signaling during corneal wound healing. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 52 11, 8208-15

Hayashi, Yasuhito; Call, Mindy K; Chikama, Tai-ichiro; Liu, Hongshan; Carlson, Eric C; Sun, Yan; Pearlman, Eric; Funderburgh, James L; Babcock, George; Liu, Chia-Yang; Ohashi, Yuichi; Kao, Winston W-Y 2010. Lumican is required for neutrophil extravasation following corneal injury and wound healing. Journal of cell science, 123 Pt 17, 2987-95

Hayashi, Yasuhito; Call, Mindy K; Liu, Chia-Yang; Hayashi, Miyuki; Babcock, George; Ohashi, Yuichi; Kao, Winston W-Y 2010. Monoallelic expression of Krt12 gene during corneal-type epithelium differentiation of limbal stem cells. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 51 9, 4562-8

Zhang, Yujin; Call, Mindy K; Yeh, Lung-Kun; Liu, Hongshan; Kochel, Tyler; Wang, I-Jong; Chu, Pao-Hsien; Taketo, Makoto M; Jester, James V; Kao, Winston W-Y; Liu, Chia-Yang 2010. Aberrant expression of a beta-catenin gain-of-function mutant induces hyperplastic transformation in the mouse cornea. Journal of cell science, 123 Pt 8, 1285-94

Makarev, Evgeny; Call, Mindy K; Grogg, Matthew W; Atkinson, Donald L; Milash, Brett; Odelberg, Shannon J; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2007. Gene expression signatures in the newt irises during lens regeneration. FEBS letters, 581 9, 1865-70

Tsonis, Panagiotis A; Call, Mindy K; Grogg, Matthew W; Sartor, Maureen A; Taylor, Ruth R; Forge, Andrew; Fyffe, Robert; Goldenberg, Robert; Cowper-Sal-lari, Richard; Tomlinson, Craig R 2007. MicroRNAs and regeneration: Let-7 members as potential regulators of dedifferentiation in lens and inner ear hair cell regeneration of the adult newt. Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 362 4, 940-5

Grogg, Matthew W; Call, Mindy K; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2006. Signaling during lens regeneration. Seminars in cell & developmental biology, 17 6, 753-8

Madhavan, Mayur; Haynes, Tracy L; Frisch, Nicholas C; Call, Mindy K; Minich, Craig M; Tsonis, Panagiotis A; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia 2006. The role of Pax-6 in lens regeneration. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 103 40, 14848-53

Medvedovic, Mario; Tomlinson, Craig R; Call, Mindy K; Grogg, Matthew; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2006. Gene expression and discovery during lens regeneration in mouse: regulation of epithelial to mesenchymal transition and lens differentiation. Molecular vision, 12 , 422-40

Call, Mindy K; Grogg, Matthew W; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2005. Eye on regeneration. Anatomical record. Part B, New anatomist, 287 1, 42-8

Call, Mindy K; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2005. Vertebrate limb regeneration. Advances in biochemical engineering/biotechnology, 93 , 67-81

Grogg, Matthew W; Call, Mindy K; Okamoto, Mitsumasa; Vergara, M Natalia; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2005. BMP inhibition-driven regulation of six-3 underlies induction of newt lens regeneration. Nature, 438 7069, 858-62

Call, Mindy K; Grogg, Matthew W; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2004. Lens regeneration in mice: implications in cataracts. Experimental eye research, 78 2, 297-9

Tsonis, Panagiotis A; Vergara, M Natalia; Spence, Jason R; Madhavan, Mayur; Kramer, Elizabeth L; Call, Mindy K; Santiago, William G; Vallance, Jefferson E; Robbins, David J; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia 2004. A novel role of the hedgehog pathway in lens regeneration. Developmental biology, 267 2, 450-61

Kimura, Yuko; Madhavan, Mayur; Call, Mindy K; Santiago, William; Tsonis, Panagiotis A; Lambris, John D; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia 2003. Expression of complement 3 and complement 5 in newt limb and lens regeneration. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950), 170 5, 2331-9

Thitoff, Angela R; Call, Mindy K; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia; Tsonis, Panagiotis A 2003. Unique expression patterns of the retinoblastoma (Rb) gene in intact and lens regeneration-undergoing newt eyes. The anatomical record. Part A, Discoveries in molecular, cellular, and evolutionary biology, 271 1, 185-8

Tsonis, Panagiotis A; Tsavaris, Melissa; Call, Mindy K; Chandraratna, Roshantha A S; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia 2002. Expression and role of retinoic acid receptor alpha in lens regeneration. Development, growth & differentiation, 44 5, 391-4


Tsonis, Panagiotis A; Madhavan, Mayur; Call, Mindy K; Gainer, Sarah; Rice, Audie; Del Rio-Tsonis, Katia . Effects of a CDK inhibitor on lens regeneration. Wound repair and regeneration : official publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society, 12 1, 24-9