PETERSEN LAB

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

1. Petersen CP, Reddien PW. Science. 2008 Jan 18;319(5861):327-30. Epub 2007 Dec 6. Smed-betacatenin-1 is required for anteroposterior blastema polarity in planarian regeneration.

2. Petersen CP, Reddien PW. Cell. 2009 Dec 11;139(6):1056-68.
Wnt signaling and the polarity of the primary body axis.

3. Petersen CP, Reddien PW. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Oct 6;106(40):17061-6. Epub 2009 Sep 14. A wound-induced Wnt expression program controls planarian regeneration polarity.

4. Petersen CP, Reddien PW. Science. 2011 May 13;332(6031):852-5. doi: 10.1126/science.1202143. Polarized notum activation at wounds inhibits Wnt function to promote planarian head regeneration.