Dong C, Umar M, Bartoletti G, Gahankari A, Fidelak L, He F. Expression pattern of Kmt2d in murine craniofacial tissues. Gene Expr Patterns. 2019. In press.


Yang T, Moore M, He F. Pten regulates neural crest proliferation and differentiation during mouse craniofacial development. Dev Dyn. 2017. Epub 2017/11/09. doi: 10.1002/dvdy.24605. PubMed.

He F, Soriano P. 2017. Deregulated PDGFRalpha signaling alters coronal suture morphogenesis and leads to craniosynostosis through endochondral ossification. Development. doi: 10.1242/dev.151068. Pubmed.


He F, Soriano P. 2015. Sox10ER(T2) CreER(T2) mice enable tracing of distinct neural crest cell populations. Dev Dyn 244: 1394-1403. Pubmed.

Vasudevan HN, Mazot P, He F, Soriano P. 2015. Receptor tyrosine kinases modulate distinct transcriptional programs by differential usage of intracellular pathways. Elife 4. Pubmed.


He F, Hu X, Xiong W, Li L, Lin L, Shen B, Yang L, Gu S, Zhang Y, Chen Y. 2014. Directed Bmp4 expression in neural crest cells generates a genetic model for the rare human bony syngnathia birth defect. Dev Biol 391: 170-181. Pubmed.


He F, Soriano P. 2013. A critical role for PDGFRalpha signaling in medial nasal process development. PLoS Genet 9: e1003851. Pubmed.


He F, Chen Y. 2012. Wnt signaling in lip and palate development. Front Oral Biol 16: 81-90. Pubmed.


Wang Y, Liu C, Rohr J, Liu H, He F, Yu J, Sun C, Li L, Gu S, Chen Y. 2011. Tissue interaction is required for glenoid fossa development during temporomandibular joint formation. Dev Dyn 240: 2466-2473. Pubmed.

Lin M, Li L, Liu C, Liu H, He F, Yan F, Zhang Y, Chen Y. 2011. Wnt5a regulates growth, patterning, and odontoblast differentiation of developing mouse tooth. Dev Dyn 240: 432-440. Pubmed.

He F, Xiong W, Wang Y, Li L, Liu C, Yamagami T, Taketo MM, Zhou C, Chen Y. 2011. Epithelial Wnt/beta-catenin signaling regulates palatal shelf fusion through regulation of Tgfbeta3 expression. Dev Biol 350: 511-519. Pubmed.


Yu X, Espinoza-Lewis RA, Sun C, Lin L, He F, Xiong W, Yang J, Wang A, Chen Y. 2010. Overexpression of constitutively active BMP-receptor-IB in mouse skin causes an ichthyosis-vulgaris-like disease. Cell Tissue Res 342: 401-410. Pubmed.

Hu B, Lefort K, Qiu W, Nguyen BC, Rajaram RD, Castillo E, He F, Chen Y, Angel P, Brisken C et al. 2010. Control of hair follicle cell fate by underlying mesenchyme through a CSL-Wnt5a-FoxN1 regulatory axis. Genes Dev 24: 1519-1532. Pubmed.

He F, Xiong W, Wang Y, Matsui M, Yu X, Chai Y, Klingensmith J, Chen Y. 2010. Modulation of BMP signaling by Noggin is required for the maintenance of palatal epithelial integrity during palatogenesis. Dev Biol 347: 109-121. Pubmed.

He F, Popkie AP, Xiong W, Li L, Wang Y, Phiel CJ, Chen Y. 2010. Gsk3beta is required in the epithelium for palatal elevation in mice. Dev Dyn 239: 3235-3246. Pubmed.


Xiong W, He F, Morikawa Y, Yu X, Zhang Z, Lan Y, Jiang R, Cserjesi P, Chen Y. 2009. Hand2 is required in the epithelium for palatogenesis in mice. Dev Biol 330: 131-141. Pubmed.

Espinoza-Lewis RA, Yu L, He F, Liu H, Tang R, Shi J, Sun X, Martin JF, Wang D, Yang J et al. 2009. Shox2 is essential for the differentiation of cardiac pacemaker cells by repressing Nkx2-5. Dev Biol 327: 376-385. Pubmed.


Yu X, He F, Zhang T, Espinoza-Lewis RA, Lin L, Yang J, Chen Y. 2008. Cerberus functions as a BMP agonist to synergistically induce nodal expression during left-right axis determination in the chick embryo. Dev Dyn 237: 3613-3623. Pubmed.

He F, Xiong W, Yu X, Espinoza-Lewis R, Liu C, Gu S, Nishita M, Suzuki K, Yamada G, Minami Y et al. 2008. Wnt5a regulates directional cell migration and cell proliferation via Ror2-mediated noncanonical pathway in mammalian palate development. Development 135: 3871-3879. Pubmed.


Wang S, He F, Xiong W, Gu S, Liu H, Zhang T, Yu X, Chen Y. 2007. Polycomblike-2-deficient mice exhibit normal left-right asymmetry. Dev Dyn 236: 853-861. Pubmed.

Lin D, Huang Y, He F, Gu S, Zhang G, Chen Y, Zhang Y. 2007. Expression survey of genes critical for tooth development in the human embryonic tooth germ. Dev Dyn 236: 1307-1312. Pubmed.


Liu S, Pei J, Chen H, Zhu X, Liu Z, Ma W, He F, Lai L. 2003. Modeling of the SARS coronavirus main proteinase and conformational flexibility of the active site. Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao 35 Suppl: 62-65. Pubmed.