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  • Elephant transcriptome provides insights into the evolution of eutherian placentation.
    Hou ZC, Sterner KN, Romero R, Than NG, Gonzalez JM, Weckle A, Xing J, Benirschke K, Goodman M, Wildman DE.
    Genome Biol Evol. 2012;4(5):713-25. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evs045. Epub 2012 Apr 30.
    PMID: 22546564
  • Galectins: guardians of eutherian pregnancy at the maternal-fetal interface.
    Than NG, Romero R, Kim CJ, McGowen MR, Papp Z, Wildman DE
    Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Jan;23(1):23-31. doi: 10.1016/j.tem.2011.09.003. Epub 2011 Oct 27. Review.
    PMID: 22036528
  • Evolution of the mammalian placenta revealed by phylogenetic analysis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 2006;103:3203-08. Wildman DE, Chen C, Erez O, Grossman LI, Goodman M, Romero R
  • Genomics, biogeography, and the diversification of placental mammals.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 2007;104:14395-400. Wildman DE, Uddin M, Opazo JC, Liu G, Lefort V, Guindon S, Gascuel O, Grossman LI, Romero R, Goodman M
  • The human progesterone receptor shows evidence of adaptive evolution associated with its ability to act as a transcription factor. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 2008;47:637-49. Chen C, Opazo JC, Erez O, Uddin M, Santolaya-Forgas J, Goodman M, Grossman LI, Romero R, Wildman DE
  • Distinct genomic signatures of adaptation in pre- and postnatal environments during human evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 2008;105:3215-20. Uddin M, Goodman M, Erez O, Romero R, Liu G, Islam M, Opazo JC, Sherwood C, Grossman LI, Wildman DE
  • Adaptive history of single copy genes highly expressed in the term human placenta. Genomics 2009;93:33-41. Hou Z, Romero R, Uddin M, Than NG, Wildman DE