References and Links to Recent Papers, complete publication list can be viewed here

Soluri IV, Zumerling LM, Payan Parra OA, Clark EG, Blythe SA. Zygotic pioneer factor activity of Odd-paired/Zic is necessary for late function of the Drosophila segmentation network. Elife. 2020 Apr 29;9. doi: 10.7554/eLife.53916. PubMed PMID: 32347792; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7190358.

Hannon CE, Blythe SA, Wieschaus EF. Concentration dependent chromatin states induced by the bicoid morphogen gradient. Elife. 2017 Sep 11;6. doi: 10.7554/eLife.28275. PubMed PMID: 28891464; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5624782.

Blythe SA, Wieschaus EF. Zygotic genome activation triggers the DNA replication checkpoint at the midblastula transition. Cell. 2015 Mar 12;160(6):1169-81. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.01.050. Epub 2015 Mar 5. PubMed PMID: 25748651; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4359640.