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  1. Johnson, T. E., 1983 Caenorhabditis elegans: A genetic model for understanding the aging process, in Intervention in the Aging Process. Part B: Basic Research and Preclinical Screening. Regelson, W. and Sinex, F. M. (Eds.), Alan R. Liss, NY, pp. 287-305.

  2. Klass, M. R. and Johnson, T. E., 1985 Caenorhabditis elegans, in Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology, Vol. 21 Nonmammalian Models for Aging Research. Lints, F. A. (Ed.), Karger, Basel, pp. 164-187.

  3. Johnson, T. E., 1987 Developmentally programmed aging: Future directions, in Modern Biological Theories of Aging, Warner, H. R. Butler, R. M., Sprott, R. L., and Schneider, E. L. (Eds.), Raven Press, NY, pp. 63-76.

  4. Johnson, T. E., Friedman, D. B., Fitzpatrick, P. A. and Conley, W. L., 1987 Mutant genes that extend life span, in Evolution of Longevity in Animals, Woodhead, A.D. and Thompson, K. H. (Eds.), Plenum, NY, pp. 91-100.

  5. Johnson, T. E., Friedman, D. B., Foltz, N., Fitzpatrick, P. A. and Shoemaker, J. E., 1990 Genetic variants and mutations of Caenorhabditis elegans provide tools for dissecting the aging processes, in Genetic Effects on Aging (Vol. II), Harrison, D.E. (Ed.), Telford, Caldwell, NJ, pp. 101-126. full text in PDF format

  6. Johnson, T. E., 1990 A developmental genetic approach to the analysis of aging processes, in Biomedical Advances in Aging 1988, Goldstein, A. (Ed.), Plenum Press, NY, pp. 43-49.

  7. Tedesco, P. M., Link, C. D., Hutchinson, E. W. and Johnson, T. E., 1990 Cloning a gene for life-extension in Caenorhabditis elegans, in Molecular Biology of Aging, (UCLA Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology, Vol. 123), Finch, C.E. and Johnson, T.E. (Eds.), Alan R. Liss, NY, pp. 3-17.

  8. Johnson, T. E., Hutchinson, E. W., Tedesco, P. M., Fabian, T. J., Brooks, A. and Lithgow, G. J., 1992 Cloning age-1, a gene that limits the life of C. elegans. in Proceedings of the Fourth Asia/Oceania Regional Congress of Gerontology, Tokyo Univ. Press, Tokyo, pp. 89-90.

  9. Johnson, T. E., Arking, R., Bertrand, H., Driscoll, M., Esser, K., Griffiths, A., Harley, C., Jazwinski, S. M., Kirkwood, T. and Osiewacz, H. D., 1995 Research on diverse model systems and the genetic basis of aging and longevity, in Molecular Aspects of Aging, Esser, K. and Martin, G. M. (Eds.), John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, pp. 61-76.

  10. Bennett, B., Markel, P. D., Beeson, M. A., Gordon, L. G. and Johnson, T. E., 1994 Mapping quantitative trait loci for ethanol-induced anesthesia in LSXSS recombinant inbred and F2 mice: Methodology and results, in Alcohol and Alcoholism, Supplement 2. Elsevier Science Ltd., Great Britain, pp. 81-88.

  11. Johnson, T. E., Tedesco, P. M. and Lithgow, G. J., 1994 Comparing mutants, selective breeding, and transgenics in the dissection of aging processes of Caenorhabditis elegans, in Genetics and Evolution of Aging, Rose, M. R. and Finch, C. E. (Eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands, pp.83-95 (reprint of Johnson et al., Genetica, 1993).

  12. Johnson, T. E. and Shook, D. R., 1997 Identification and mapping of genes determining longevity, in Between Zeus and the Salmon, Wachter, K. W. and Finch, C. E. (Eds.), National Academy Press, Washington D. C., pp. 108-127.

  13. Johnson, T. E., Murakami, S., Shook, D. R., Duhon, S. A. and Tedesco, P. M., 1997 Identifying and cloning longevity-determining genes in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans, in Longevity: To the Limits and Beyond, Robine, J.-M., Vaupel, J., Jeune, and Allard (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, pp. 155-163.

  14. Johnson, T. E., 1997 The discovery of gerontogenes. In: Aspects du Vieillissement: des effets socio-économiques à la biologie moléculaire. (Presented to the French Academy of Sciences, June 18, 1996.) Académie des Sciences, Paris, pp. 101-103.

  15. Johnson, T. E. and Bruunsgaard, H. 1998 Implications of Hormesis for Biomedical Aging Research. BELLE Newsletter, 6: 17-19. Also published in Human and Experimental Toxicology (1998) 17:263-265.

  16. Johnson, T.E., 2000 Genetic Influences on Lifespan in Nematodes, in The Science of Geriatrics, Morley, J.E., Armbrecht, H.J., Coe, R. M., and Vellas, B. (Eds.), Springer, NY, pp. 177-185.

  17. Johnson, T.E. Shook, D., Murakami S. and Cypser, J. 1999 Increased resistance to stress is a marker for gerontogenes leading to increased health and longevity in nematodes. In Molecular Biology of Aging, Alfred Benzon Symposium 44, pp. 25-34.

  18. Simpson, V. J., Rikke, B., Shen, E., Bennett, B., Blednov, Y., and Johnson, T. E., 2000 Genetic models and mapping genes in the study of anesthetic action, in On the Study and Practice of Intravenous Anesthesia, Vuyk, J., Engbers, F. and Groen-Mulder, S. (Eds.), Kluwer, Dordrecht, pp. 59-67.

  19. Murakami, S., Tedesco, P. M., Cypser, J. R. and Johnson, T. E., 2000 Molecular genetic mechanisms of life span manipulation in Caenorhabditis elegans. In the Proceedings of the EMBO Meeting on Aging, N. Y. Acad. Sci., 908:40-49.abstract

  20. Hartman, P. S., Ishii, N. and Johnson, T. E., The genetics of aging in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. or What a worm teaches us about aging. In Chromosomal Instability and Aging Basic Sciences and Clinical Implication, Hisama, F. K., Martin, G. M., and Weissman, S. (Eds.), Marcel Dekker, NY, pp. 493-507

  21. Downing, C. J., Bennett, B. and Johnson, T. E. Murine models of alcoholism: from QTL to gene. In Computational Genetics and Genomics: Tools for Understanding Complex Disease, Peltz, G. (Ed.), Humana, pp. 199-252.

  22. Henderson, S.T., Rea, S.L. and Johnson, T.E., 2005 Dissecting the Processes of Aging Using the Nematode Caenorhabditis elegans, in Handbook of the Biology of Aging, Sixth Edition.  Austad, S.N. and Masoro, E. J.  (Eds.), Academic Press, New York, pp. 352-391.

  23. Binstock, R.H., Fishman, J.R., and Johnson, T.E., 2005 Anti-Aging medicine and science: social implications, in Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences, Sixth Edition.  Binstock, R.H. & George, L.K., (Eds.), Academic Press, New York, pp. 434-453.

  24. Johnson, T.E., Lithgow, G.J., Murakami, S. and Shook, R.D. 2007 Genetics in Encyclopedia of Gerontology (Second Edition): Age, Aging, and the Aged. J.D. Birren (Ed.)  Elsevier Inc. , Oxford, pp 610-618

  25. Tissenbaum, H.A. and Johnson, T.E. 2008 Aging Processes in Caenorhabditis elegans, in Molecular Biology of Aging. Guarente, L., Partridge, L., & Wallace, D., (Eds) Cold Spring Harbor Press, Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y., pp 153-183

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