Atwood, S.X. and Oro, A.E. "Atypical" regulation of Hedgehog-dependent cancer. Cancer Cell. 25(2):133-4. Link

Atwood, S.X., Whitson, R.J., Oro, A.E. Advanced treatment for basal cell carcinomas. CSH. Forthcoming.

Woo, W.M., Whitson, R.J., Atwood, S.X., Oro, A.E. Spatial and temporal Hedgehog response drives hair follicle morphogenesis. Wiley. Forthcoming.

Chang, A.L.S., Atzmon, G., Bergman, A., Brugmann, S., Atwood, S.X., Chang, H.Y., Barzilai, N. Identification of genes promoting skin youthfulness by genome-wide association study. J Invest Dermatol. 134(3):651-7. Link


Atwood, S.X., Li, M., Lee, A., Tang, J.Y., Oro, A.E. Gli activation by atypical protein kinase C iota/lambda regulates the growth of basal cell carcinomas. Nature. 494(7438):484-8. Link

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Woo, W.M.**, Atwood, S.X.**, Zhen, H.H., Oro, A.E. Rapid genetic analysis of epithelial-mesenchymal signaling during hair regeneration. J Vis Exp. (72):e4344. Link

Atwood, S.X.**, Whitson, R.J.**, Oro, A.E. "Patch"ing up our tumor signaling knowledge. J Invest Dermatol. 133(5):1131-3. Link

Chang, A.L.S., Atwood, S.X., Tartar, D.M., Oro, A.E. Surgical excision after neoadjuvant therapy with vismodegib for a locally advanced basal cell carcinoma and resistant basal cell carcinomas in Gorlin syndrome. JAMA Dermatol. 149(5):639-41. Link


Atwood, S.X., Chang, A.L.S., Oro, A.E. Hedgehog pathway inhibition and the race against tumor evolution. J Cell Biol. 199(2):193-7. Link

Graybill, C., Wee, B., Atwood, S.X., Prehoda, K.E. Partitioning-defective protein 6 (Par-6) activates atypical protein kinase C (aPKC) by pseudosubstrate displacement. J Biol Chem. 287(25):21003-11. Link


Bershteyn, M., Atwood, S.X., Woo, W.M., Li, M., Oro, A.E. MIM and Cortactin antagonism regulates ciliogenesis and Hedgehog signaling. Dev Cell. 19(2):270-83. Link

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Atwood, S.X. & Prehoda, K.E. aPKC phosphorylates Miranda to polarize fate determinants during neuroblast asymmetric cell division. Curr Biol. 19(9):723-9. Link


Atwood, S.X., Chabu, C., Penkert, R.R., Doe, C.Q., Prehoda, K.E. Cdc42 acts downstream of Bazooka to regulate neuroblast polarity through Par-6-aPKC. J Cell Sci. 120(Pt 18):3200-6. Link

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