1. Cleaver, O. B., Patterson, K. D. and Krieg, P. A. (1996) Isolation of Poly-A+ RNA. A Laboratory Guide to RNA: Isolation, Analysis and Synthesis. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. New York. 51-63.
  2. Cleaver, O. B., Patterson, K. D. and Krieg, P. A. (1996) Overexpression of the tinman-related genes XNkx -2.5 and XNkx -2.3 in Xenopus embryos results in myocardial hyperplasia. Development 122, 11, 3549-3556.
  3. Newman, C. S., Grow, M. W., Cleaver, O. B., Chia, F. and Krieg, P. A. (1997) Xbap, a vertebrate bagpipe-related gene is expressed in developing craniofacial structures and in the anterior gut primordium. Dev Biol 181, 223-233.
  4. Cleaver, O., Tonissen, K. , Saha, M. and Krieg, P. A. (1997) Neovascularization of the Xenopus laevis embryo. Dev Dyn. 210, 66-77.
  5. Patterson, K. D., Cleaver, O. B., Gerber, W. V., Newman, C., Grow, M., and Krieg, P. A. (1998) The role of homeobox genes in the development of the cardiovascular system. Curr Topics in Dev Biol. 40, 1-44.
  6. Cleaver, O. and Krieg, P. A. (1998) VEGF mediates angioblast migration during development of the dorsal aorta in Xenopus. Development 125, 3905-3914.
  7. Cleaver, O. and Krieg, P. A. (1999) Expression from DNA injected into Xenopus embryos. In: Molecular Methods in Developmental Biology- Xenopus and Zebrafish. (Guillie, M. Ed.) Methods Mol Biol 127, 133-153.
  8. Patterson, K. D., Cleaver, O., Gerber, W. V., White, F. G. and Krieg, P. A. (2000) Distinct expression patterns for two Xenopus Bar homeobox genes. Dev Genes Evol 210, 140-144.
  9. Cleaver, O., Seufert, D. W. and Krieg, P. A. (2000) Endoderm patterning by the notochord: Development of the hypochord in Xenopus . Development 127, 869-879.
  10. Cleaver, O. and Krieg, P.A. (2001) Notochord patterning of the endoderm. Dev Biol 234, 1-12.
  11. Lammert, E.*, Cleaver, O.* and Melton, D. (2001) Induction of pancreatic differentiation by signals from blood vessels. Science 294, 564-567. (*These authors contributed equally to this work).
  12. Cleaver, O. and Melton, D.A. (2003) Endothelial signaling during development. Nat Med. 2003 9(6), 661-668.
  13. Cleaver, O. and Melton, D. A. (2004) Development of the endocrine pancreas (Chapter 1) In: Diabetes Mellitus. 14th Edition (Kahn, C.R. and Weir, G.C. Eds.) Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore.
  14. Soukup C. Levenberg S. and Cleaver O. (2007) In vitro differentiation of endothelial cells from human embryonic stem cells. Human Embryonic Stem Cells: A Practical Approach. John Wiley & Sons. 229-248.
  15. Sherwood, RI, Jitianu, C, Cleaver, O, Shaywitz, DA, Lamenzo, JO, Chen, AE, Golub, TR and Melton, DA. (2007) Prospective Isolation and Global Gene Expression Analysis of Definitive and Visceral Endoderm. Dev.Biol. 304, 541-555.
  16. Cleaver, O. and Krieg, P. (2008) Vascular Development. In Heart Development and Regeneration. Eds Rosenthal, N. and Harvey, R. In press.
  17. Bosnakovski, D, Xu, Z, Li, W, Thet, S, Cleaver, O, Perlingeiro, RC and Kyba, M. (2008) Prospective Isolation of Skeletal Muscle Stem Cells With A Pax7 Reporter. Stem Cells. 2008 Sep 18. [Epub ahead of print].
  18. Villasenor, A., Chong, D. and Cleaver, O. (2008) Biphasic Ngn3 expression in the developing pancreas. Dev Dyn 237, 3270-3279.
  19. Sulahian R, Cleaver O, Huang LJ. (2009) Ligand-induced EpoR internalization is mediated by JAK2 and p85 and is impaired by mutations responsible for primary familial and congenital polycythemia. Blood. 2009 Mar 31. [Epub ahead of print].
  20. Xu, K, Chong, D, Rankin, S, Zorn, A, and Cleaver, O. (2009) Rasip1 is required for endothelial cell migration, angiogenesis and vessel formation. Dev Biol. 329, 269-79.
  21. Danesh, SM, Villasenor, A, Chong, DC, Soukup, C. and Cleaver, O. (2009) BMP and BMP receptor expression during murine organogenesis. GEP. 2009 Apr 22 [Epub ahead of print].
  22. Cleaver, O. and R.J. MacDonald, (2009) Developmental Molecular Biology of the Pancreas, in Handbook of Pancreatic Cancer, J. Neoptolemos, et al., Editors. 2009, Springer: New York, NY. In press.
  23. Schwarz, MA and Cleaver, O. (2009) Development of the Pulmonary Endothelium in Development of the Pulmonary Circulation: Vasculogenesis and Angiogenesis. The Pulmonary Endothelium Eds Voelkel N.F. and Rounds, S., John Wiley and Sons, Ltd. Chichester, UK. In press.
  24. Xie, J, W, T, Xu, K, Huang, IK, Cleaver, O, Huang, C-L (2009) Endothelial-specific expression of WNK1 kinase is essential for angiogenesis and heart development in mice. American Journal of Pathology. In press.
  25. Wang, J, Alexander, P, Wu, L, Hammer, R, Cleaver, O and McKnight, SL (2009) Unique Dependence of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells on Threonine Catabolism, Science. In press.
  26. Villasenor A, Wang ZV, Ocal O, Scherer PE, Cleaver O* and Wilkie TM* (2009) Rgs8 and Rgs16 gene expression in embryonic endocrine pancreas and regenerating adult islets. Disease Models and Mechanisms. In review.