Zhang L, Jambusaria A, Hong Z, et al. SOX17 Regulates Conversion of Human Fibroblasts into Endothelial Cells and Erythroblasts via De-Differentiation into CD34+ Progenitor Cells. Circulation 2017.
Hong Z, Chen KH, Dasgupta A, et al. MicroRNA-138 and MicroRNA-25 Down-regulate Mitochondrial Calcium Uniporter, Causing the Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Cancer Phenotype. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 2017;195(4):515-529.
Hong Z, Cabrera JA, Mahapatra S, et al. Activation of the EGFR/p38 /JNK Pathway by Mitochondrial-Derived Hydrogen Peroxide Contributes to Oxygen-induced Contraction of Ductus Arteriosus. Journal of Molecular Medicine 2014; 92(9): 995-1007
Hong Z, Kutty S, Toth PT, et al. Obligatory Role of Dynamin Related Protein 1 (Drp1)-Mediated Mitochondrial Fission in Oxygen-Sensing, Constriction and Closure of the Human Ductus Arteriosus. Circulation Research 2013 112(5): 802-815.
Marsboom G, Toth PT, Ryan J, Hong Z, et al. Dynamin-Related Protein 1 (DRP1)-Mediated Mitochondrial Mitotic Fission Permits Hyperproliferation of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells and Offers a Novel Therapeutic Target in Pulmonary Hypertension. Circulation Research 2012: 110(11):1484-1497.
Varghese A, Hong Z, Weir EK. Serotonin-induced inhibition of Kv current: a supporting role in pulmonary vasoconstriction? Circulation Research 2006; 98: 860-862.
Hong Z, Hong F, Olschewski A, et al. Role of store-operated calcium channels and calcium sensitization are involved in normoxic contraction of the ductus arteriosus. Circulation 2006; 114: 1372-1379. PMID 16982938.
Ross JJ, Hong Z, Willenbring B, et al. Cytokine-induced differentiation of multipotent adult progenitor cells into functional smooth muscle cells. J. Clin. Invest. 2006; 116: 3139-3149.
Hong Z, Smith AJ, Archer SL, et al. Pergolide is an inhibitor of voltage gated potassium channels, including Kv1.5, and causes pulmonary vasoconstriction. Circulation 2005; 112: 1494 – 1499