GKerstein, P., GNichol, R., Gomez T.M. (2015) Mechanochemical regulation of growth cone motility. Front Cell Neurosci, Jul 7;9:244. PMCID: PMC 4493769.


Gomez, T.M. and Letourneau, P.C. (2014).  Actin Dynamics in growth cone motility and navigation.J Neurochem, Apr; 129(2):221-234. PMCID: PMC3980044.

Doers M.E., Musser M.T., GNichol R., Baker M.W., Berndt E.R., Gomez T.M., Zhang S.C.,Abbeduto L., Bhattacharyya A. (2014). Induced Pluripotent stem cell derived forebrain neurons from FXS individuals show defects in initial neurite outgrowth.  Stem Cells Dev.March 24. 23 (15): 1777-1787. PMCID: PMC4103262.

Wang, Z.Y., McDowell, T., Wang, P., Alvarez, R., Gomez T.M., Bjorling, D.E. (2014) Activation of CB1 inhibits NGF-induced sensitization of TRPV1 in adult mouse afferent neurons.Neuroscience, Sep 26;277:679-89679-89689. PMCID: 25088915.


GKerstein, P., GJacques-Fricke, B., PRengifo J., Mogen, B., Williams, J.,  Gottlieb, P., Sachs, F.and Gomez, T.M. (2013)  Mechanosensitive TRPC1 channels promote calpain proteolysis of talin to regulate spinal axon outgrowth.  J Neurosci, Jan 2, 33(1): 273-285.  PMCID: 3539200.


GMyers, J.P., GRobles, E., UDucharme-Smith, A. and Gomez, T.M. (2013) Focal adhesion kinase modulates CDC42 activity downstream of positive and negative axon guidance cues.J Cell Science. 125 (pt 12): 2918-2929. PMCID: 3434813.


Hengen, K.B., Gomez, T.M., Stang K.M., Johnson, S.M. and Behan, M. (2011) Changes in ventral respiratory column GABAaR {varepsilon} and {delta} subunits during hibernation mediate resistance to depression by EtOH and pentobarbital.  Am J Physiol and Regul IntegrCom Physiol. 2011 Feb; 300(2):R272-83. PMCID:3043800.

GSantiago-Medina, M., GMyers, J.P. and Gomez T.M. (2011) Imaging adhesion and signaling dynamics in Xenopus Laevis growth cones. Dev. Neurobio. Apr; 72(4):585-599.  PMCID:3158960.

GMyers, J.P., GSantiago-Medina, M. and Gomez T.M. (2011) Regulation of axonal outgrowth and pathfinding by integrin-ECM interactions. Dev. Neurobio. 71 (11):901-923. PMCID:3192254.

Gomez, T.M. (2011) Pioneering studies on the mechanism of neuronal morphogenesis. Sep;71(9):78–784. Dev. Neurobio. PMCID: PMC3482615.

GMyers, J.P. and Gomez, T.M. (2011) Focal adhesion kinase promotes integrin adhesion dynamics necessary for chemotrophic turning of nerve growth cones.  J Neurosci.21 September; 31(38):13585-13595. PMCID: 3193056.


GMoon, M-S and Gomez, T.M. (2010) Balanced Vav2 GEF activity regulates neurite outgrowth and branching in vitro and in vivo.  Mol. Cell. Neurosci.  Jun; 44(2): 118-128.PMCID: 2862809.


GWoo, S. W., URowan, D.J. and Gomez, T.M. (2009) Retinotopic mapping requiresFAK-mediated regulation of growth cone adhesion. J Neurosci. 29(44): 13981-13991.PMCID:2796108.


Marriott, G., Mao, S., Sakata, T., Ran, J., Jackson, D.K., Petchprayoon, C., Gomez, T.M., Warp, E.,Tulyathan O., Aaron, H.L., Isacoff, E.Y. and Yan, Y. (2008).  Optical lock-in detection imaging microscopy for contrast-enhanced imaging in living cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA.  105:17789-17794. PMCID: 2584753.


Kholmanskikh, S. S., Koeller, H.B., Wynshaw-Boris, A., Gomez, T.M., Letourneau, P.C. andRoss, E.M. (2006). Calcium-dependent interaction of lis1 with IQGAP1 and CDC42 promotes neuronal motility. Natur Neurosci., 9, 50-57

Gomez, T.M. and Zheng, J. (2006). The molecular basis for calcium-dependent axon pathfinding. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 7, 115-125.

GWoo, S.W. and Gomez, T.M. (2006). Rac1 and RhoA promote neurite outgrowth through formation and stabilization of growth cone point contacts. J Neurosci. 26(5) 1418-1428.

GJacques-Fricke, B.T., USeow, Y., Gottlieb, P.A., Sachs, F. and Gomez, T.M. (2006). Opposing regulation of neurite growth by Ca2+ influx through a mechanosensitive channel and release from intracellular stores. J Neurosci. 26(21), 5656-5664.

GRobles, E. and Gomez, T.M. (2006). Focal adhesion kinase signaling at sites of integrin mediated adhesion controls axon pathfinding. Nature Neurosci., 9 (10), 1274-1283.

Pal, S., Jing, W., Murray J.T., Gellman, S.H., Wozniak, M.A. Keely, P.J., Bover, M.E., Gomez, T.M.,Hasso, S.M., Fallon, J.F. and Bresnick, E.H. (2006).  An anti-angiogenic neurokinin-B/thromboxaneA2 regulatory axis.  J. Cell Bio., 174(7):1047-1058.