Publications

    1. Aleen Remez A, Onishi A, Menuchin-Lasowski, Biran L, Blackshaw S, Wahlin KJ, Zack DJ, Ashery-Padan R. Pax6 is essential for the generation of late-born retinal neurons and for inhibition of photoreceptor-fate during late stages of retinogenesis. Dev Biol. 2017 Oct 6. pii: S0012-1606(16)30701-1. PMID: 28993200.
    2. Vergara, NM., , Flores-Bellver, M., Aparicio-Domingo, S., McNally, M., Wahlin, KJ., Saxena, M., Mumm, J., Canto-Soler, MV. Enabling quantitative screening in retinal organoids: 3D automated reporter quantification technology (3D-ARQ) 2017 Sep 4. pii: dev.146290. doi: 10.1242/dev.146290.
    3. Wilson, D.., Routkevitch, D., Mosenia, A., Wahlin, KJ., Zack, DJ., Quinones-Hinojosa, A., Green, J.  A Triple-Fluorophore Labeled Nucleic Acid pH Nanosensor to Investigate Non-Viral Gene Delivery. Molecular Therapy. Molecular Therapy. 2017.
    4. Wahlin, KJ., Maruotti, J., Sripathi, SR., Ball, J., Angueyra, J., Kim, B., Greebe, R., Li, W., Jones, BA.,  Zack, DJ. Photoreceptor Outer Segments in Long-Term 3D Retinas from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells. * Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 766 (2017)
    5. Foster, J., Wahlin KJ, Adams, S., Birk, D., Zack, DJ., Shakravarkti, S. Cornea organoids from human induced pluripotent stem cells. Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 41286 (2017).
    6. Maruotti, J., Sripathi, S., Bharti, K., Fuller, J., Wahlin, K., Sluch, V., Ranganathan, V., Berlinicke, C., Kim, C., Wan, J., Qian, J., Bhutto, I., Lutty, J., Temple, S., Olenyuk, B., Zhao, L., Zack, DJ. Small molecule directed efficient generation of retinal pigment epithelium from human pluripotent stem cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015. PMID:26269569
    7. Ranganathan, V., Wahlin, KJ, Maruotti, J., Zack, DJ. Expansion of the CRISPR-Cas9 genome targeting space through the use of H1 promoter-expressed guide RNAs. Nat Commun 2014 PMCID:PMC4133144
    8. Masuda, T., Wahlin, KJ., Wan, J., Hu, J., Maruotti, J., Yang, X., Iacovelli, J., Wolkow, N., Kist, R., Dunaief, J., Qian, J., Zack, DJ., Esumi, N. SOX9 Plays a Key Role in the Regulation of Visual Cycle Gene Expression in the Retinal Pigment Epithelium.  Journal of Biological Chemistry 2014. PMCID:PMC4007478
    9. Bhise, N*., Wahlin, KJ*., Zack, DJ., Green, J. Evaluating the potential of poly(beta-amino ester) nanoparticles for reprogramming human fibroblasts to induced pluripotent stem cells. Int J. Nanomedicine. 2013.PMCID:PMC3857166.
    10. Wahin, K.J., Enke, R., Fuller, JA., Kalesnykas, G., Zack DJ., Merbs, S. Epigenetics and Cell Death: DNA Hypermethylation in Programmed Retinal Cell Death. PLOS1. 2013. PMCID:PMC3823652.
    11. Maruotti J., Wahlin KJ., Gorrell, D., Zack DJ. A simple and scalable process for the differentiation of retinal pigment epithelium from human pluripotent stem cells. Stem Cells Translational Medicine. May;2(5):341-54, 2013. PMCID:PMC3667560.
    12. Zhang L*., Wahlin, KJ*., Li Y *., Masuda, T., Yang Z., Zack DJ., Esumi N. RIT2, a neuron-specific small guanosine triphosphatase, is expressed in retinal neuronal cells and its promoter is modulated by the POU4 transcription factors. Molecular Vision. Jun 17;19:1371-86 , 2013. PMCID:PMC3692409
    13. Lumayag S, Haldin , CE., Corbett N., Wahlin ,KJ., Cowan C., Turturro S., Larsen P., Kovacs B, Witmer PD., Valle D., Zack DJ., Nicholson DA., Xu. S. Inactivation of the miR-183/96/182 Cluster Results in Syndromic Retinal Degeneration. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Feb 5;110(6):E507-16. PMCID:PMC3568372.
    14. Wahlin, KJ., Hackler, L., Adler, RA, Zack, DJ. Alternative Splicing of Neuroligin and its Protein Distribution in the Outer Plexiform Layer of the Chicken Retina. J Comp Neurol. 2010 Dec 15;518(24):4938-62. 2010. PMCID:PMC4065168
    15. McNally MM, Wahlin KJ., Canto-Soler M. Endogenous expression of ASLV viral proteins in Specific Pathogen Free chicken embryos: relevance for the developmental biology research field. BMC Developmental Biology 18, 10:106. 2010. PMCID: PMC2973938.
    16. Engler, C., Kelliher, C., Wahlin, KJ., Speck, CL., Jun AS. Comparison of non-viral methods to genetically modify and enrich populations of primary human corneal endothelial cells. Mol vision15:629-6. 2009 PMCID:PMC2664841. 
    17. Wahlin, KJ., E.F. Moreira, H. Huang, N. Yu, and R. Adler. Molecular dynamics of photoreceptor synapse formation in the developing chick retina. J Comp Neurol 506:822-837. 2008. PMID: 18076030
    18. Huang, H., Wahlin, KJ., M. McNally, N.D. Irving, and R. Adler. 2008. Developmental regulation of muscleblind-like (MBNL) gene expression in the chicken embryo retina. Dev Dyn 237:286-296. PMID:18095352.
    19. Pasterkamp,RJ.,Dai, HN., Terman, JR., WahlinKJ., Kim, B., Bregman, BS., Popovich, PG., and Kolodkin AL. MICAL flavoprotein monooxygenases: expression during neural development and following spinal cord injuries in the rat. Mol Cell Neurosci 31:52-69. 2006. PMID:16230022
    20. Wahlin,KJ., Lim, L., Grice, EA., Campochiaro, P., Zack, DJ., ,and Adler, R. A method for analysis of gene expression in isolated mouse photoreceptor and Müller cells. Mol Vis 10:366-375, 2004. PMID:15205663
    21. Mori, K., Gehlbach, P., Ando, A., WahlinKJ., Gunther,V., McVey, D., Wei, C and Campochiaro, PA. Intraocular adenoviral vector-mediated gene transfer in proliferative retinopathies. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 43:1610-1615. 2002. PMID:11980881
    22. Wahlin,KJ., Adler,R., Zack, DJ., and Campochiaro., PA. 2001. Neurotrophic signaling in normal and degenerating rodent retinas. Experimental eye research 73:693-701.PMID: 11747369.
    23. Wahlin,KJ., Campochiaro,PA., Zack, DJ., and Adler, RA. Neurotrophic factors cause activation of intracellular signaling pathways in Müller cells and other cells of the inner retina, but not photoreceptors. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 41:927-936. 2000. PMID:10711715
    24. Angiopoietin 2 expression in the retina: upregulation during physiologic and pathologic neovascularization. Hackett, SF., Ozaki, H., Strauss, RW., Wahlin, KJ., Suri, C., Maisonpierre, P., Yancopoulos, G., Campochiaro, PA. Journal of Cellular Physiology 184(3):275 – 284. 2000. PMID:10911358.
    25. Mathura, J R., Jafari, N., Chang, JT., Hackett, SF., Wahlin, KJ., Della, N., Okamoto, Campochiaro, PA. Bone morphogenetic proteins-2 and -4: negative growth regulators in adult retinal pigmented epithelium. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 41(2):592-600 2000. PMID:10670493