1. Bowman RL, Wang D, Eom DS (2022) A Matrix Metalloproteinase-9-dependent macrophage subpopulation promotes airineme-mediated intercellular communication. (under revision)
  2. Park S, Kim H, Wang Y, Eom DS*, Allard J*. (2022) Zebrafish airinemes optimize between ballistic and diffusive search. eLife (*co-corresponding author),
  3. Kim HD, So E, Lee J, Wang Y, Gill VS, Gorbacheva A, Han HJ, Ng K, Ning K, Pranoto I, Cabrera A, Eom DS, Kwon Y. (2022) Wear and tear of the intestinal visceral musculature by intrinsic and extrinsic factors. Dev Dyn


  1. Lee J, Ng K, Dombek K, Eom DS, Kwon Y. (2021) Tumors overcome the action of the wasting factor ImpL2 by locally elevating Wnt/Wingless. PNAS 10.1073/pnas.2020120118
  2. Eom DS*, Patterson LB, Bostic RR, Parichy DM. (2021) Immunoglobulin superfamily receptor Junctional adhesion molecule (Jam3) requirement for melanophore survival and patterning during formation of zebrafish stripes. Dev Biol 476: 314-327 (*First and Corresponding Author)


  1. Eom DS. (2020) Airinemes: thin cellular protrusions mediate long-distance signaling guided by macrophages. Open Biology
  2. Park S, Kim H, Eom DS, Allard J. (2020) Zebrafish airineme target search and optimal curvature. Biophysical Journal 118(3):451a

2017 & earlier

  1. Eom DS, Parichy DM. (2017) A macrophage relay for long distance signaling during post-embryonic tissue remodeling. Science 355(6331):1317-1320.
  2. Eom DS, Bain EJ, Patterson LB, Grout M, Parichy DM. (2015) Long-distance communication by specialized cellular projections during pigment pattern development and evolution. eLife 7554/eLife.12401.
  3. McMenamin SK, Bain EJ, McCann AE, Patterson LB, Eom DS, Waller ZP, Hamill JC, Kuhlman JA, Eisen JS, Parichy DM. (2014) Thyroid hormone-dependent adult pigment cell lineage and pattern in zebrafish. Science 345(6202):1358-1361.
  4. Eom DS, Amarnath S, Agarwala S. (2013) Apicobasal polarity and neural tube closure. Dev Growth Differ. 55(1):164-172.
  5. Eom DS*, Inoue S*, Patterson LB, Gordon TN, Slingwine R, Kondo S, Watanabe M, Parichy DM. (2012) Melanophore migration and survival during zebrafish adult pigment stripe development require the immunoglobulin superfamily adhesion molecule, igsf11. PLoS Genet. 8(8) e1002899 (*co-first author)
    • Highlighted in Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research 2012 DOI:10.1111
  6. Eom DS, Amarnath S, Fogel LJ, Agarwala S. (2012) The dynamic regulation of neural tube closure by bone morphogenetic proteins. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 94(10):804-816.
    • Awarded best paper of the year by the Teratology Society (2013/03/12)
  7. Brown CY, Eom DS, Amarnath S, Agarwala S. (2012) In vivo electroporation of E1 chick embryos.  Cold Spring Harb Protoc. 2012(8). 
  8. Brown CY*, Eom DS*, Amarnath S, Agarwala S. (2012) A simple technique for early in vivo electroporation of chick embryos. Dev Dyn(241) 545-552. (*co-first author)
  9. Eom DS, Smita A, Fogel LJ, Agarwala S. (2011) Bone morphogenetic proteins regulate neural tube closure by interacting with the apicobasal polarity pathway. Development (138) 3179-3188.
    • Featured article in Development
    • Faculty of 1000 (
    • Textbook: Developmental Biology 11th edition, Gilbert and Barresi, Chapter 13, pg. 420-421
  10. Eom DS*, Choi WS*, Ji S, Cho JW, Oh YJ. (2005) Activation of c-Jun N-terminal kinase is required for neurite outgrowth in dopaminergic neurons. NeuroReport 16(8):823-828. (*co-first author)
  11. Choi WS, Eom DS, Kim WK, Han BS, Oh TH, Markelonis GJ and Oh YJ. (2004) Phosphorylation of p38 MAPK induced by oxidative stress is linked to activation of both caspase-8 and -9-mediated apoptotic pathways in dopaminergic neurons. J Biol Chem. 279(19):20451-20460.
  12. Eom DS, Choi WS, and Oh YJ. (2004) Bcl-2 enhances neurite extension via activation of c-Jun N-terminal Kinase. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 314(2):377-381. 
  13. Kim JE, Han BS, Choi WS, Eom DS, Lee EH, Oh TH, Markelonis GJ, Saido TC, Lee GE, Chung IK and Oh YJ. (2001) Temporospatial sequence of cellular events associated with etoposide-induced neuronal cell death: role of antiapoptotic protein Bcl-X(L). J Neurosci Res. 66(6):1074-1082.