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Dasen JS. Evolution of Locomotor Rhythms. Trends Neurosci. 2018 Oct;41(10):648-651. doi: 10.1016/j.tins.2018.07.013. Epub 2018 Sep 25. PubMed
PMID: 30274599.

D'Elia KP, Dasen JS. Development, functional organization, and evolution of
vertebrate axial motor circuits.
Neural Dev. 2018 Jun 1;13(1):10. doi:
10.1186/s13064-018-0108-7. Review. PubMed PMID: 29855378; PubMed Central PMCID:PMC5984435.

Sawai A, Dasen JS. De Novo DNA Methylation: Marking the Path from Stem Cell to
Neural Fate.
Cell Stem Cell. 2018 Apr 5;22(4):469-471. doi: 10.1016/j.stem.2018.03.006. PubMed PMID: 29625060.

D'Elia KP, Dasen JS. Topographic Maps: Motor Axons Wait Their Turn. Curr Biol.
2018 Jan 22;28(2):R86-R88. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.11.047. PubMed PMID: 29374453.

Dasen JS. Master or servant? emerging roles for motor neuron subtypes in the
construction and evolution of locomotor circuits.
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2017
Feb;42:25-32. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2016.11.005. Epub 2016 Nov 28. Review. PubMed
PMID: 27907815; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5316365.

Philippidou P, Dasen JS. Sensory-Motor Circuits: Hox Genes Get in Touch.
Neuron. 2015 Nov 4;88(3):437-40. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2015.10.035. PubMed PMID: 

Catela C, Shin MM, Dasen JS. 2015. Assembly and Function of Spinal Circuits for Motor Control. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol 31,669-98.

Jung H, Dasen JS. 2015. Evolution of Patterning Systems and Circuit Elements for Locomotion. Developmental Cell 32, 408-22.

Philippidou P and Dasen J. 2013. Hox Genes: Choreographers in Neural Development, Architects of Circuit Organization. Neuron 80, 12-34.

Dasen JS and Jessell TM. 2009. Hox networks and the origins of motor neuron diversity. Current Top Dev Biol. 88, 169-200.

Dasen JS. 2009. Transcriptional networks in the early development of sensory-motor circuits. Current Top Dev Biol. 87, 119-148.

Dalla Torre di Sanguinetto SA, Dasen JS, Arber S. 2008. Transcriptional mechanisms controlling motor neuron diversity and connectivity. Current Opinion in Neurobiology 18, 36-43.

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