Research Archive

Knapp, E. and Sun, J (2017) Steroid signaling in mature follicles is important for Drosophila ovulation. PNAS January 9, 2017 [Online], doi: 10.1073/pnas.1614383114

Fekete CD, Goz RU, Dinallo S, Miralles CP, Chiou TT, Bear J Jr, Fiondella CG, LoTurco JJ, De Blas AL. (2016) In vivo transgenic expression of collybistin in neurons of the rat cerebral cortex. J Comp Neurol. 2016 Nov 2. doi: 10.1002/cne.24137. [abstract]

Serwanski DR, Jukkola P, Nishiyama A (2016) Heterogeneity of astrocyte and NG2 cell insertion at the node of ranvier. J Comp Neurol. 2016 Jul 22. doi: 10.1002/cne.24083.  [abstract]

Nishiyama A, Boshans L, Goncalves CM, Wegrzyn J, Patel KD (2016) Lineage, fate, and fate potential of NG2-glia. Brain Res. 2016 May 1;1638(Pt B):116-28. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2015.08.013. [abstract]

Abiraman K, Sah M, Walikonis RS, Lykotrafitis G, Tzingounis AV (2016) Tonic PKA Activity Regulates SK Channel Nanoclustering and Somatodendritic Distribution. J Mol Biol. 2016 Jun 5;428(11):2521-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2016.04.014 [abstract]

Kim KS, Duignan KM, Hawryluk JM, Soh H, Tzingounis AV (2016) The Voltage Activation of Cortical KCNQ Channels Depends on Global PIP2 Levels. Biophys J. 2016 Mar 8;110(5):1089-98. doi: 10.1016/j.bpj.2016.01.006. [abstract]

Kuo FS, Falquetto B, Chen D, Oliveira LM, Takakura AC, Mulkey DK (2016) In vitro characterization of noradrenergic modulation of chemosensitive neurons in the retrotrapezoid nucleus. J Neurophysiol. 2016 Sep 1;116(3):1024-35. doi: 10.1152/jn.00022.2016.

Bonnavion P, Mickelsen LE, Fujita A, de Lecea L, Jackson AC (2016) Hubs and spokes of the lateral hypothalamus: cell types, circuits and behaviour. J Physiol. 2016 Jun 15. doi: 10.1113/JP271946.

Zhang X, Wu J, Choiniere J, Yang ZH, Huang Y, Bennett J, Wang L. (2016) Arsenic silences hepatic PDK4 expression through activation of histone H3K9 methylatransferase G9a. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 304, 42-47. [abstract]

Rebecca Acabchuk, Denise I. Briggs, Mariana Angoa-Pérez, Meghan Powers, Richard Wolferz Jr., Melanie Soloway, Mai Stern, Lillian R Talbot, Donald M Kuhn, Joanne C Conover (2016) Repeated Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Causes Focal Response In Lateral Septum And Hippocampus. Concussion (10.2217/cnc-2015-0001) [reprint]

Matthew B. Eastman, Rebecca L. Acabchuk and Joanne C. Conover (2015) Age-Related Changes to the Subventricular Zone Stem Cell Niche, Chapter 2 in Neural Stem Cells in Health and Disease (World Scientific Press, publishers) [ reprint]

Zhang YX, Liu C, Barbier O, Smalling R, Tsuchiya H, Lee SM, Delker D, Zou A, Hagedorn CH, Wang L. (2016) Bcl2 is a critical regulator of bile acid homeostasis by dictating Shp and lncRNA H19 function. Scientific Reports 6, 20559. [abstract]

Rudraiah S, Zhang X, Wang L. (2016) Nuclear receptors as therapeutic targets in liver disease: are we there yet? Annual Review of Pharmacology and Toxicology 56, 605-26. doi:10.1146/annurev-pharmtox-010715-103209

Copeland, J., Moiseff, A. (2016) Abdomen Posture and Flash Gesture Direction in a Female Synchronic Firefly Photinus carolinus (Green) (Coleoptera: Lampyridae). J. Insect Behav. January 2016, Volume 29, Issue 1, pp 15-24. doi:10.1007/s10905-015-9537-x

Deady, L.D., Sun, J. (2015). A Follicle Rupture Assay Reveals an Essential Role for Follicular Adrenergic Signaling in Drosophila Ovulation. PLoS Genetics 11(10): e1005604. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1005604

Deady, L.D., Shen W., Mosure S.A., Spradling, A.C., Sun, J. (2015). Matrix Metalloproteinase 2 Is Required for Ovulation and Corpus Luteum Formation in Drosophila. PLoS Genetics 11: e1004989 doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1004989

Minor splicing snRNAs are enriched in the developing mouse CNS and are crucial for survival of differentiating retinal neurons. Baumgartner, M., Lemoine, C., Al Seesi, S., Karunakaran, D.K.P., Sturrock, N., Banday, A.R., Kilcollins, A.M., Mandoiu, I., Kanadia, R.N. Developmental Neurobiology 75(9):895-907 (2015) [Link]

In vivo clonal overexpression of neuroligin 3 and neuroligin 2 in neurons of the rat cerebral cortex: Differential effects on GABAergic synapses and neuronal migration. Fekete, C.D., Chiou, T.-T., Miralles, C.P., Harris, R.S., Fiondella, C.G., Loturco, J.J.De Blas, A.L. Journal of Comparative Neurology 523:1359-1378 (2015) [Link]

Potent KCNQ2/3-Specific Channel Activator Suppresses In Vivo Epileptic Activity and Prevents the Development of Tinnitus. Bopanna I. Kalappa1, Heun Soh, Kevin M. Duignan, Takeru Furuya, Scott Edwards, Anastasios V. Tzingounis, and Thanos Tzounopoulos.  Journal of Neuroscience  35(23): 8829-8842 (2015) [Abstract]

Advantages and limitations of the use of optogenetic approach in studying fast-scale spike encoding. Malyshev A, Goz R, LoTurco JJ, Volgushev M. PLoS ONE 10(4) Article number e122286 (2015) [Link]

Interactions between nuclear receptor SHP and FOXA1 maintain oscillatory homocysteine homeostasis in mice. Tsuchiya H, da Costa KA, Lee SM, Renga B, Jaeschke H, Yang ZH, Orena JH, Goedken M, Zhang YX, Kong B,  Lebofsky M, Rudraiah S, Smalling R, Guo G, Fiorucci S, Zeisel SH, Wang L.  Gastroenterology 148, 1012-1023 (2015) [Abstract]

Loss of Citron Kinase Affects a Subset of Progenitor Cells That Alters Late but Not Early Neurogenesis in the Developing Rat Retina. Devi Krishna Priya Karunakaran, Nisarg Chhaya, Christopher Lemoine, Sean Congdon, Amye Black and Rahul KanadiaInvest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 56(2) 787-798 (2015) [Link]

Independent purinergic mechanisms of central and peripheral chemoreception in the rostral ventrolateral medulla. Moreira, T.S., Wenker, I.C., Sobrinho, C.R., Barna, B.F., Takakura, A.C., Mulkey, D.K. Journal of Physiology, 593 (5), pp. 1067-1074 (2015) . [Link]

Molecular underpinnings of ventral surface chemoreceptor function: Focus on KCNQ channels . Mulkey, D.K., Hawkins, V.E., Hawryluk, J.M., Takakura, A.C., Moreira, T.S., Tzingounis, A.V.  Journal of Physiology, 593 (5), pp. 1075-1081 (2015) . [Link]

Small heterodimer partner/neuronal PAS domain protein 2 axis regulates the oscillation of liver lipid metabolism. Lee SM, Zhang YX, Tsuchiya H, Smalling R, Jetten A, Wang L.  Hepatology, 61, 497-505, (2015). [Abstract]

Jin, H., Chiou, T.T., Serwanski, D.R., Miralles, C.P., Pinal, N., and De Blas, A.L.: RNF34 interacts with and promotes gamma-aminobutyric acid type-A receptor degradation via ubiquitination of the gamma 2 subunit. J. Biol. Chem. 289:29420-29436, 2014. [Abstract]

Modulation of oligodendrocyte generation during a critical temporal window after NG2 cell division. Robert A Hill, Kiran D Patel, Christopher M Goncalves, Jaime Grutzendler & Akiko Nishiyama. Nature Neuroscience q7, 1518-1527 (2014).

Mutual antagonism between Sox10 and NFIA regulates diversification of glial lineages and glioma subtypes. Stacey M Glasgow, Wenyi Zhu, C Claus Stolt, Teng-Wei Huang, Fuyi Chen, Joseph J LoTurco, Jeffrey L Neul, Michael Wegner, Carrie Mohila & Benjamin Deneen. Nature Neuroscience 17, 1322–1329 (2014).

Replication-dependent histone genes are actively transcribed in differentiating and aging retinal neurons.
Banday, A.R., Baumgartner, M., Seesi, S.A., Karunakaran, D.K.P., Venkatesh, A., Congdon, S., Lemoine, C., Kilcollins, A.M., Mandoiu, I., Punzo, C., Kanadia, R.N. Cell Cycle 13 (16): 2526-2541 (2014)

NG2 cells (polydendrocytes) in brain physiology and repair. Akiko Nishiyama, Ryusuke Suzuki and Xiaoqin Zhu. Frontiers in Neuroscience 8 (133) 1- 7, 2014. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2014.00133

Transformation of quiescent adult oligodendrocyte precursor cells into malignant glioma through a multistep reactivation process. Rui Pedro Galvao, Anita Kasina, Robert S. McNeill, Jordan E. Harbin, Oded Foreman, Roel G. W. Verhaak, Akiko Nishiyama, C. Ryan Miller,g, and Hui Zong. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Oct 7;111(40):E4214-23.

EAAT2 (GLT-1; slc1a2) Glutamate Transporters Reconstituted in Liposomes Argues against Heteroexchange Being Substantially Faster than Net Uptake. Zhou Y, Wang X, Tzingounis AV, Danbolt NC, Larsson HP. J Neurosci. Oct 1;34(40):13472-85 (2014)

Conditional deletions of epilepsy-associated KCNQ2 and KCNQ3 channels from cerebral cortex cause differential effects on neuronal excitability. Soh, H., Pant, R., LoTurco, J.J., Tzingounis, A.V. Journal of Neuroscience 34 (15), pp. 5311-5321 (2014)

Active removal of inorganic phosphate from cerebrospinal fluid by the choroid plexus. Guerreiro, P.M., Bataille, A.M., Parker, S.L., Larry Renfro, J. American Journal of Physiology – Renal Physiology 306 (11), pp. F1275-F1284 (2014)

Speech sound processing deficits and training-induced neural plasticity in rats with dyslexia gene knockdown. Centanni, T.M., Chen, F., Booker, A.M., Engineer, C.T., Sloan, A.M., Rennaker, R.L., LoTurco, J.J., Kilgard, M.P.  PLoS ONE 9 (5), art. no. e98439 (2014)

Ventriculomegaly associated with ependymal gliosis and declines in barrier integrity in the aging human and mouse brain. Shook, B.A., Lennington, J.B., Acabchuk, R.L., Halling, M., Sun, Y., Peters, J., Wu, Q., Mahajan, A., Fellows, D.W., Conover, J.C.  Aging Cell 13 (2), pp. 340-350 (2014)

Purinergic signalling contributes to chemoreception in the retrotrapezoid nucleus but not the nucleus of the solitary tract or medullary raphe. Sobrinho, C.R., Wenker, I.C., Poss, E.M., Takakura, A.C., Moreira, T.S., Mulkey, D.K.  Journal of Physiology 592 (6), pp. 1309-1323 (2014)

Bassi, M., Furuya, W.I., Menani, J.V., Colombari, D.S.A., do Carmo, J.M., da Silva, A.A., Hall, J.E., Moreira, T.S., Wenker, I.C., Mulkey, D.K., Colombari, E. Leptin into the ventrolateral medulla facilitates chemorespiratory response in leptin-deficient (ob/ob) mice Acta Physiologica 211 (1), pp. 240-248 (2014)

Rui, Y., Myers, K.R., Yu, K., Wise, A., De Blas, A.L., Hartzell, H.C., Zheng, J.Q.  Activity-Dependent Regulation of Dendritic Growth and Maintenance by Glycogen Synthase Kinase 3b. Nature Communications 4:2628, 2013

Chen, X., Kimball, K., Frederick, J., Graham, M.J. Training TAs in scientific teaching for the human physiology and anatomy laboratory American Journal of Physiology – Advances in Physiology Education 37 (4), pp. 436-439 (2013)

Cielocha, J.J., Yoneva, A., Cantino, M.E., Daniels, S., Jensen, K. Ultrastructure of the sperm of Adelobothrium sp. (Cestoda: Lecanicephalidea) Invertebrate Biology 132 (4), pp. 315-325 (2013)

O’Shea, J.P., Chou, M.F., Quader, S.A., Ryan, J.K., Church, G.M., Schwartz, D. PLogo: A probabilistic approach to visualizing sequence motifs Nature Methods 10 (12), pp. 1211-1212 (2013)

Karunakaran, D.K.P., Banday, A.R., Wu, Q., Kanadia, R. Expression Analysis of an Evolutionarily Conserved Alternative Splicing Factor, Sfrs10, in Age-Related Macular Degeneration PLoS ONE 8 (9), art. no. e75964 (2013)

Karunakaran, D.K.P., Congdon, S., Guerrette, T., Banday, A.R., Lemoine, C., Chhaya, N., Kanadia, R. The expression analysis of Sfrs10 and Celf4 during mouse retinal development Gene Expression Patterns 13 (8), pp. 425-436 (2013).

Hill, R.A., Patel, K.D., Medved, J., Reiss, A.M., Nishiyama, A. NG2 cells in white matter but not gray matter proliferate in response to PDGF Journal of Neuroscience 33 (36), pp. 14558-14566 (2013)

Tarkar, A., Loges, N.T., Slagle, C.E., Francis, R., Dougherty, G.W., Tamayo, J.V., Shook, B., Cantino, M., Schwartz, D., Jahnke, C., Olbrich, H., Werner, C., Raidt, J., Pennekamp, P., Abouhamed, M., Hjeij, R., Köhler, G., Griese, M., Li, Y., Lemke, K., Klena, N., Liu, X., Gabriel, G., Tobita, K., Jaspers, M., Morgan, L.C., Shapiro, A.J., Letteboer, S.J.F., Mans, D.A., Carson, J.L., Leigh, M.W., Wolf, W.E., Chen, S., Lucas, J.S., Onoufriadis, A., Plagnol, V., Schmidts, M., Boldt, K., Roepman, R., Zariwala, M.A., Lo, C.W., Mitchison, H.M., Knowles, M.R., Burdine, R.D., Loturco, J.J., Omran, H. DYX1C1 is required for axonemal dynein assembly and ciliary motility Nature Genetics 45 (9), pp. 995-1003 (2013)

Szalkowski, C.E., Fiondella, C.F., Truong, D.T., Rosen, G.D., LoTurco, J.J., Fitch, R.H. The effects of Kiaa0319 knockdown on cortical and subcortical anatomy in male rats International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience 31 (2), pp. 116-122 (2013)

Zuo, H., Nishiyama, A. Polydendrocytes in development and myelin repair Neuroscience Bulletin 29 (2), pp. 165-176 (2013)

Moon, I.S., Lee, H., Walikonis, R.S. Septin 6 localizes to microtubules in neuronal dendrites Cytotechnology 65 (2), pp. 179-186 (2013)