Publications

Submitted
Capellini TD, Young N. Out on a limb: development and the evolution of the human appendages. In: Rolian C, boughner J Evolutionary Developmental Anthropology. ; Submitted.
Reno PL, McLean CY, Hines JE, Capellini TD, Berjerano G, Kingsley DM. A penile spine/vibrissa enhancer sequence is missing in modern and extinct humans but is retained in multiple primates with penile spines and sensory vibrissae. PLOS ONE. Submitted.
Forthcoming
Capellini TD, Chen H, Doxey H, Kingsley D. A functional cis-regulatory variant in GDF5 mediates height variation in humans. Manuscript to be submitted. Forthcoming.
Chen H, Capellini TD, DM K. The Complex Cis-Regulatory Architecture of Gdf5 and its Modular Control of Limb Synovial Joint Formation. . Manuscropt to be submitted. Forthcoming.
2012
Koss M, Bolze A, Brendolan A, Saggese M, Capellini TD, Bojilova E, Boisson B, Prall OW, Elliott DA, Solloway M, et al. (2012) Congenital Asplenia in Mice and Humans with Mutations in a Pbx/Nkx2-5/p15 Module. Developmental Cell. 2012;22:913-26.
2011
Capellini TD, Zappavigna V, Selleri L. (2011) Pbx homeodomain proteins: TALEnted regulators of limb patterning and outgrowth. . Developmental Dynamics . 2011;240:1063-86.
Capellini TD, Handschuh K, Quintana L, Ferretti E, Di Giacomo G, Fantini S, Vaccari G, Clarke SL, Wenger AM, Berjano G, et al. (2011) Control of pelvic girdle development by genes of the Pbx family and Emx2. . Developmental Dynamics. 2011;240:1173-89.
2010
McLean CY, Reno PL, Pollen AA, Bassan AI, Capellini TD, Guenther C, Indjeian VB, Lim X, Menke DB, Schaar BT, et al. (2010) Human-specific loss of regulatory DNA and the evolution of human-specific traits. . Nature. 2010;471:216-9.
Capellini TD, Vaccari G, Ferretti E, Fantini S, He M, Pellegrini M, Quintana L, Di Giacomo G, Sharpe J, Selleri L, et al. (2010) Scapula development is governed by genetic interactions of Pbx1 with its family members and with Emx2 via their cooperative control of Alx1. Development. 2010;137:2259-69.
2008
Capellini TD, Dunn MP, Passamaneck YJ, Selleri L, Di Gregorio A. (2008) Conservation of notochord gene expression across chordates: insights from the Leprecan gene family. Genesis. 2008;46:683-96.
Capellini TD, Zewdu R, Di Giacomo G, Asciutti S, Kugler J, Di Gregorio A, Selleri L. (2008) Pbx1/Pbx2 govern axial skeletal development by controlling Polycomb and Hox in mesoderm and Pax1/Pax9 in sclerotome. Developmental Biology. 2008;321((2):500-14.
2007
Yeh N, Miller JP, Gaur T, Capellini TD, Nikolich-Zugich J, de la Hoz C, Selleri L, Bromage TG, van Wijnen AJ, Stein GS, et al. (2007) Cooperation between p27 and p107 during endochondral ossification suggest a genetic pathway redundantly controlled by p27 and p130. Molecular and Cellular Biology. 2007;27((14):5167-71.
2006
Capellini TD, Di Giacomo G, Salsi V, Brendolan A, Ferretti E, Srivastava D, Zappavigna V, Selleri L. (2006) Pbx1/Pbx2 requirement for distal limb patterning is mediated by the hierarchical control of Hox spatial distribution and Shh expression. Development. 2006;133:2263-73.
Vidal A, Capellini TD, Yeh N, Selleri L, Koff A, Bromage TG. (2006) Development and cancer: two sides of the same coin. Bromage TG, Vidal A, Aguirre E, Perez-Ochoa A. Integrative Approaches to Human Health and Evolution. Proceedings of the International Symposium “Integrative Approaches to Human Health and Evolution” held in Madrid, Spain, between 18 and 20 April 2005. 2006;1296:147-59.
Di Giacomo G, Koss M, Capellini TD, Brendolan A, Popperl H, Selleri L. (2006) Spatio-temporal expression of Pbx3 during mouse organogenesis. Gene Expression Patterns. 2006;6:747-57.
2004
Selleri L, DiMartino J, van Deursen J, Brendolan A, Sanyal M, Boon E, Capellini TD, Smith KS, Rhee J, Popperl H, et al. (2004) The TALE homeodomain protein Pbx2 is not essential for development and long-term survival. Molecular and Cellular Biology . 2004;24((12):5324-31.
1997
Capellini TD. (1997) Reconstructing the chronology of White Rocks cave using fluorine dating: a methodological overview. Proceedings of the 12th Annual International Congress of speleology. 1997;3: Archaeology and Paleontology:145-49.