Publications and Presentations

1. Gbx2 is essential for maintaining thalamic neuron identity and repressing habenular characters in the developing thalamus.


Dev Biology.,2015


Mallika Chatterjee, Quixia Guo, Li JY.



2. Pax6 regulates the formation of the habenular nuclei by controlling the temporospatial expression of Shh in the diencephalon in vertebrates(Link)

BMC Biology, February 14, 2014

Mallika Chatterjee, Quixia Guo, Sabrina Webber, Steffen Schlopp and James Y. Li


3. Building the Body, Building the Brain.

Mallika Chatterjee, Dhananjay Huilgol, Shubha Tole.

Journal of the Indian Institute of Science.

Vol 92, No 4 (2012): (Oct.-Dec. 2012) Development and Disorders of the Nervous System.


4. Gbx2 regulates the intrinsic responsiveness of thalamocortical axons to guidance cues.

Mallika Chatterjee*, Kairong Li*, Li Chen* , Xu Maisano, Quixia Guo and James Y.Li

Development. 2012 Dec;139(24):4633-43. doi: 10.1242/dev.086991. Epub 2012 Nov 7.                                                                                


5. Patterning and compartment formation in the diencephalon

Mallika Chatterjee and James Y.Li 

Front Neurosci. 2012; 6:66. Epub 2012 May 11.


6. The mouse homeobox gene Gbx2 is required for the development of cholinergic interneurons in the striatum.

Li Chen, Mallika Chatterjee and James Y.Li

J Neurosci. 2010 Nov 3;30(44):14824-34.