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  • Brown, HE and Evans, TA. 2020. Minimal structural elements required for midline repulsive signaling and regulation of Drosophila Robo1. PLOS ONE 15:e0241150 PMC7580999


  • Howard LJ, Brown HE, Wadsworth BC, Evans TA. 2019. Midline axon guidance in the Drosophila embryonic CNS. Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 85:13-25 PMC5966317
  • Evans TA. 2019. Axon guidance: Signaling pathways old and new across a variety of developmental contexts. Semin. Cell Dev. Biol. 85:1-2


  • Brown HE, Reichert MC, Evans TA. 2018. In vivo functional analysis of Drosophila Robo1 fibronectin type III repeats. G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics 8(2):621-630 PMC5919748


  • Evans TA. 2017. CRISPR-based gene replacement reveals evolutionarily conserved axon guidance functions of Drosophila Robo3 and Tribolium Robo2/3. EvoDevo 8:10 PMC5455095


  • Evans TA. 2016. Embryonic axon guidance: insights from Drosophila and other insects. Curr. Opin. Insect Sci. 18:11-16
  • Reichert MC, Brown HE, Evans TA. 2016. In vivo functional analysis of Drosophila Robo1 immunoglobulin-like domains. Neural Dev. 11:15 PMC4991095


  • Brown HE, Reichert MC, Evans TA. 2015. Slit binding via the Ig1 domain is essential for midline repulsion by Drosophila Robo1 but dispensable for receptor expression, localization, and regulation in vivo. G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics 5(11):2429-2439 PMC4632062
  • Evans TA, Santiago C, Arbeille E, Bashaw GJ. 2015. Robo2 acts in trans to inhibit Slit-Robo1 repulsion in pre-crossing commissural axons. eLife 4:e08407 PMC4505356


  • Evans TA, Bashaw GJ. 2012. Slit/Robo-mediated axon guidance in Tribolium and Drosophila: divergent genetic programs build insect nervous systems. Dev. Biol. 363(1):266-78 (PMC4128232)


  • Evans TA, Bashaw GJ. 2010. Functional diversity of Robo receptor immunoglobulin domains promotes distinct axon guidance decisions. Curr. Biol. 20(6):567-72 (PMC4078746)
  • Evans TA, Bashaw GJ. 2010. Axon guidance at the midline: of mice and flies. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 20(1):79-85 (PMC4128228)