Mokalled, M.H., A.N. Johnson, E. Creemers, S. Qi, and E.N. Olson (2012). MASTR coactivates MEF2 and cooperates with MRTF-A to direct MyoD-dependent satellite cell differentiation during skeletal muscle regeneration. Genes and Development 26, 190-202.
Johnson, A.N., M.H. Mokalled, T.N. Haden, and E.N Olson (2011). JAK/Stat signaling regulates heart precursor diversification in Drosophila. Development 138: 4627-38
Mokalled, M.H., A.N. Johnson, Y. Kim, J. Oh, and E.N Olson (2010). Myocardin-related transcription factors regulate the Cdk5/Pctaire1 kinase cascade to control neurite outgrowth, neuronal migration and brain development. Development 137:2365-74
Haberland, M., A.N. Johnson, M.H. Mokalled, R.L. Montgomery, and E.N. Olson (2009). Genetic dissection of histone deacetylase requirement in tumor cells. PNAS 106: 7751-5.
*Yi P, A.N., Johnson*, Z. Han, J. Wu, and E.N. Olson (2008). Heterotrimeric G proteins regulate a noncanonical function of septate junction proteins to maintain cardiac integrity in Drosophila. Developmental Cell 15 704-13. (*co-first authors)
Takaesu, N.T., D.S. Bulanin, A.N. Johnson, T.V. Orenic, and S.J. Newfeld (2008). A combinatorial enhancer recognized by Mad, TCF and Brinker first activates then represses dpp expression in the posterior spiracles of Drosophila. Developmental Biology. 313(2):829-43.
Johnson, A.N., L.A. Burnette, J. Sellin, A. Paululat, and S.J. Newfeld (2007). Defective Dpp signaling results in heart overgrowth and reduced cardiac output in Drosophila. Genetics 176: 1609-24.
Johnson, A.N., C.M. Bergman, M. Kreitman, and S.J. Newfeld (2003). Embryonic enhancers in the dpp disk region regulate a second round of Dpp signaling from the dorsal ectoderm to the mesoderm that represses Zfh-1 expression in a subset of pericardial cells. Developmental Biology 262: 137-151.
Wisotzkey, R.G., A.N. Johnson, N.T. Takaesu, and S.J. Newfeld (2003). a/b-hydrolase2, a predicted gene adjacent to Mad in Drosophila melanogaster, belongs to a new global multigene family and is associated with obesity. Journal of Molecular Evolution 56: 351-361.
Johnson, A.N. and S.J. Newfeld (2002). The TGF-b family: Signaling pathways, developmental roles, and tumor suppressor activities. TheScientificWorldJournal 2:892-925.(invited review)
Takaesu, N. T., A. N. Johnson, O.H. Sultani, and S.J. Newfeld (2002). Posterior spiracle specific GAL4 lines: new reagents for developmental biology and respiratory physiology. Genesis 34: 16-8.
Takaesu, N. T., A. N. Johnson, and S.J. Newfeld (2002). Combinatorial signaling by an unconventional Wg pathway and the Dpp pathway requires Nejire (CBP/p300) to regulate dpp expression in posterior tracheal branches. Developmental Biology 247: 225-36.