ZFIN ID: ZDB-LAB-180604-2
Cao Lab
PI/Director: Cao, Jingli
Contact Person: Cao, Jingli
Email: jic4001@med.cornell.edu
URL: http://www.caolab.net
Address: Weill Cornell Medical College Cardiovascular Research Institute Department of Cell and Developmental Biology 413 East 69th Street, Belfer Research Building, 5th Floor New York, NY 10021
Country: United States
Phone: 646-962-9709
Line Designation: None assigned




Xia, Y., Duca, S., Perder, B., D√ľndar, F., Zumbo, P., Qiu, M., Yao, J., Cao, Y., Harrison, M.R.M., Zangi, L., Betel, D., Cao, J. (2022) Activation of a transient progenitor state in the epicardium is required for zebrafish heart regeneration. Nature communications. 13:77047704
Sun, F., Ou, J., Shoffner, A.R., Luan, Y., Yang, H., Song, L., Safi, A., Cao, J., Yue, F., Crawford, G.E., Poss, K.D. (2022) Enhancer selection dictates gene expression responses in remote organs during tissue regeneration. Nature cell biology. 24(5):685-696
Cao, Y., Xia, Y., Balowski, J.J., Ou, J., Song, L., Safi, A., Curtis, T., Crawford, G.E., Poss, K.D., Cao, J. (2022) Identification of enhancer regulatory elements that direct epicardial gene expression during zebrafish heart regeneration. Development (Cambridge, England). 149(4)
Duca, S., Cao, J. (2021) Ex Vivo Techniques to Study Heart Regeneration in Zebrafish. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 2158:211-222
Han, Y., Chen, A., Umansky, K.B., Oonk, K.A., Choi, W.Y., Dickson, A.L., Ou, J., Cigliola, V., Yifa, O., Cao, J., Tornini, V.A., Cox, B.D., Tzahor, E., Poss, K.D. (2019) Vitamin D Stimulates Cardiomyocyte Proliferation and Controls Organ Size and Regeneration in Zebrafish. Developmental Cell. 48(6):853-863.e5
Cao, Y., Cao, J. (2018) Covering and Re-Covering the Heart: Development and Regeneration of the Epicardium. Journal of cardiovascular development and disease. 6(1)
Cao, J., Poss, K.D. (2018) The epicardium as a hub for heart regeneration. Nature reviews. Cardiology. 15(10):631-647
Cao, J., Wang, J., Jackman, C.P., Cox, A.H., Trembley, M.A., Balowski, J.J., Cox, B.D., De Simone, A., Dickson, A.L., Di Talia, S., Small, E.M., Kiehart, D.P., Bursac, N., Poss, K.D. (2017) Tension Creates an Endoreplication Wavefront that Leads Regeneration of Epicardial Tissue. Developmental Cell. 42:600-615.e4
Foglia, M.J., Cao, J., Tornini, V.A., Poss, K.D. (2016) Multicolor mapping of the cardiomyocyte proliferation dynamics that construct the atrium. Development (Cambridge, England). 143(10):1688-96
Cao, J., Poss, K.D. (2016) Explant culture of adult zebrafish hearts for epicardial regeneration studies. Nature Protocols. 11:872-881
Cao, J., Navis, A., Cox, B.D., Dickson, A.L., Gemberling, M., Karra, R., Bagnat, M., Poss, K.D. (2016) Single epicardial cell transcriptome sequencing identifies Caveolin-1 as an essential factor in zebrafish heart regeneration. Development (Cambridge, England). 143(2):232-43
Wang, J., Cao, J., Dickson, A.L., Poss, K.D. (2015) Epicardial regeneration is guided by cardiac outflow tract and Hedgehog signalling. Nature. 522(7555):226-30
Xu, Y., Cao, J., Huang, S., Feng, D., Zhang, W., Zhu, X., Yan, X. (2015) Characterization of Tetratricopeptide Repeat-Containing Proteins Critical for Cilia Formation and Function. PLoS One. 10:e0124378
Cao, J., Shen, Y., Zhu, L., Xu, Y., Zhou, Y., Wu, Z., Li, Y., Yan, X., and Zhu, X. (2012) miR-129-3p controls cilia assembly by regulating CP110 and actin dynamics. Nature cell biology. 14(7):697-706