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1. Gao X, Li JL, Chen X, Ci B, Chen F, Lu N, Shen B, Zheng L, Jia J, Yi Y, Zhang S, Shi Y, Shi K, Propson NE, Huang Y, Poinsatte K, Zhang Z, Yue Y, Bosco DB, Lu YM, Yang SB, Adams RF, Lindner V, Huang F, Wu LJ, Zheng H, Han F, Hippenmeyer S, Stowe AM, Peng B, Margeta M, Wang X, Liu Q, Korbelin J, Trepel M, Lu H, Zhou BO, Zhao H, Sun W, Bachoo RM, Ge WP# (9/15/2020)

Reduction of neuronal activity mediated by blood-vessel regression in the brain. BioRxiv  (PDF) Link

2. Men Y, Wang Y, Yi Y, Jing D, Luo W, Shen B, Stenberg W, Chai Y, Ge WP, Feng JQ, Zhao H (2020) Gli1+ periodontium stem cells are regulated by osteocytes and occlusal force. Developmental Cell. S1534-5807(20)30456-1.

3. Xiong N#, Gao X, Zhao H, Cai F, Zhang FC, Yuan Y, Liu W, He F, Zacharias LG, Lin H, Vu HS, Xing C, Yao DX, Chen F, Luo B, Sun W, DeBerardinis DJ, Hao Xu H, Ge WP# (2020) Using arterial-venous analysis to characterize cancer metabolic consumption in patients. Nature Communications 11(1):3169 (PDF).

4. Gao X, Zhang Z, Mashimo T, Shen B, Nyagilo J, Wang H, Wang Y, Liu Z, Mulgaonkar A, Hu XL, Piccirillo SGM, Eskiocak U, Davé DP, Qin S, Yang Y, Sun X, Fu YX, Zong H, Sun W, Bachoo RM, Ge WP#. (2020) Gliomas interact with non-glioma brain cells via extracellular vesicles. Cell Reports.  30(8):2489-2500.e5. (PDF)

5. Li W, Chaudhari K, Shetty R, Winters A, Gao X, Hu Z, Ge WP, Sumien N, Forster M, Liu R, Shao-Hua Yang SH. (2019) Metformin alters locomotor and cognitive function and brain metabolism in normoglycemic mice. Aging and Disease. 10(5):949-963. doi: 10.14336/AD.2019.0120.

6. Luo W, Yi Y, Jing D, Zhang S, Men Y, Ge WP, Zhao H.(2019) Investigation of Postnatal Craniofacial Bone Development with Tissue Clearing-Based Three-Dimensional Imaging. Stem Cells Dev. 28(19):1310-1321. doi: 10.1089/scd.2019.0104.

7. Huang G, Zhao T, Wang C, Nham K, Xiong Y, Gao X, Wang Y, Hao G, Ge WP, Sun X, Sumer BD, Gao J. (2019) PET imaging of occult tumours by temporal integration of tumour-acidosis signals from pH-sensitive 64Cu-labelled polymers. Nature Biomedical Engineering  doi: 10.1038/s41551-019-0416-1.​

8. Huang L, Chambliss KL, Gao X, Yuhanna IS, Behling-Kelly E, Bergaya S, Ahmed M, Michaely P, Luby-Phelps K, Darehshouri A, Xu L, Fisher EA, Ge WP, Mineo C, Shaul PW.  (2019) SR-B1 drives endothelial cell LDL transcytosis via DOCK4 to promote atherosclerosis. Nature. 569(7757):565-569.

9. Xin Y, Gao X, Liu L, Ge WP, Jain MK, Cai H. (2019) Evaluation of L-1-[18F]Fluoroethyl-Tryptophan for PET Imaging of Cancer.  Mol Imaging Biol.  doi: 10.1007/s11307-019-01327-4.

10. Yi Y, Men Y, Jing D, Luo W, Zhang S, Feng JQ, Liu J, Ge WP, Wang J, Zhao H. (2019) 3-dimensional visualization of implant-tissue interface with the polyethylene glycol associated solvent system tissue clearing method.  Cell Proliferation e12578. doi: 10.1111/cpr.12578.

11. Jia JM#, Peng C, Wang Y, Zheng J, Ge WP#. (2018) Control of occlusion of middle cerebral artery in perinatal and neonatal mice with magnetic force. Mol Brain. 11(1):47. doi: 10.1186/s13041-018-0389-0. (PDF)

12. Jing D, Zhang S, Luo W, Gao X, Men Y, Ma C, Liu X, Yi Y, Bugde A, Zhou BO, Zhao Z, Yuan Q, Feng JQ, Gao L, Ge WP, Zhao H. (2018) Tissue clearing of both hard and soft tissue organs with the PEGASOS method. Cell Res. 28(8):803-818. doi: 10.1038/s41422-018-0049-z. (PDF)

13. Celen C, Chuang JC, Luo X, Nijem N, Walker AK, Chen F, Zhang S, Chung AS, Nguyen LH, Nassour I, Budhipramono A, Sun X, Bok LA, McEntagart M, Gevers EF, Birnbaum SG, Eisch AJ, Powell CM, Ge WP, Santen GW, Chahrour M, Zhu H. (2017) Arid1b haploinsufficient mice reveal neuropsychiatric phenotypes and reversible causes of growth impairment. Elife. 6. pii: e25730. doi: 10.7554/eLife.25730.

14. Peng C, Gao X, Xu J., Du B, Ning X, Tang S, Bachoo RM, Yu M, Ge WP#, Zheng J#, (2017)Targeting orthotopic gliomas with renal-clearable luminescent gold nanoparticles. Nano. Res. 10(4), 1366-1376.

15. Ge WP#, Jia JM (2016) Local production of astrocytes in the cerebral cortex. Neuroscience 323:3-9.(PDF)

16. Jia JM, Chowdary PD, Gao X, Ci B, Li W, Mulgaonkar A, Plautz EJ, Hassan G, Kumar A, Stowe AM, Yang SH, Zhou W, Sun X, Cui B#, Ge WP#(2016) Control of cerebral ischemia with magnetic nanoparticles. Nature Methods. 14(2):160-166. doi: 10.1038/nmeth.4105. (PDF)

17. Shen Y, Ge WP,Li Y, Hirano A, Lee HY, Rohlmann A, Missler M, Tsien RW, Jan LY, Fu YH, Ptáček LJ (2015) Protein mutated in paroxysmal dyskinesia interacts with the active zone protein RIM and suppresses synaptic vesicle exocytosis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.112(10):2935-2941.

18. Yu D, Gustafson WC, Han C, Lafaye C, Noirclerc-Savoye M, Ge WP, Thayer DA, Huang H, Kornberg TB, Royant A, Jan LY, Jan YN, Weiss WA, Shu X. (2014) An improved monomeric infrared fluorescent protein for neuronal and tumour brain imaging. Nat Commun. 5:3626.


1. Ge WP, Miyawaki A, Gage FH, Jan YN, Jan LY. (2012) Local generation of glia is a major astrocyte source in postnatal cortex. Nature 484(7394); 376-380. (PDF)

2. Ultanir SK, Hertz NT, Li G, Ge WP, Burlingame AL, Pleasure SJ, Shokat KM, Jan LY, Jan YN. (2012) Chemical genetic identification of NDR1/2 kinase substrates AAK1 and Rabin8 uncovers their roles in dendrite arborization and spine development. Neuron 73(6): 1127-1142.

3. Lee HY, Ge WP, Huang W, He Y, Wang GX, Rowson-Baldwin A, Smith SJ, Jan YN, Jan LY. (2011) Bidirectional regulation of dendritic voltage-gated potassium channels by the fragile X mental retardation protein. Neuron72(4); 630-642.

4. Ge WP, Zhou W, Luo Q, Jan LY, Jan YN Jan. (2009). Dividing glial cells maintain differentiated properties including complex morphology and functional synapses. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A.106(1):328-333. (PDF)

5. Chung HJ*, Ge WP*, Qian X, Wiser O, Jan YN, Jan LY. (2009). G protein-activated inwardly rectifying potassium channels mediate depotentiation of long-term potentiation. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A.106(2):635-640.

6. Zhou W*, Ge WP*, Zeng S, Duan S, Luo Q. (2007). Identification and two-photon imaging of oligodendrocyte in CA1 region of hippocampal slices. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 352(3):598-602.

7. Zhang W, Ge WP, Wang ZA. (2007). A toolbox for light control of Drosophila behaviors through Channelrhodopsin mediated photoactivation of targeted neurons. Eur. J. Neurosci. 26(9):2405-2416.

8. Ge WP, Duan S. (2007). Persistent enhancement of neuron-glia signaling mediated by increased extracellular K+accompanying long-term synaptic potentiation. J. Neurophysiol. 97(3):2564-2569. (PDF)

9. Ge WP*,Yang XJ*, Zhang Z, Wang HK, Shen W, Deng QD, Duan S. (2006). Long-term potentiation of neuron-glia synapses mediated by Ca2+-permeable AMPA receptors. Science 312(5779):1533-1537. (PDF)

10. Jin W, Ge WP, Xu J, Cao M, Peng L, Yung W, Liao D, Duan S, Zhang M, Xia J. (2006). Lipid binding regulates synaptic targeting of PICK1, AMPA receptor trafficking, and synaptic plasticity. J. Neurosci. 2006:26(9):2380-2390. 

11. Yang Y*, Ge WP*,Chen Y, Zhang Z, Shen W, Wu C, Poo M, Duan S. (2003). Contribution of astrocytes to hippocampal long-term potentiation through release of D-serine. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A.100(25):15194-15199.

12. Zhang JM, Wang HK, Ye CQ, Ge WP, Chen Y, Jiang ZL, Wu CP, Poo MM, Duan S. (2003). ATP released by astrocytes mediates glutamatergic activity-dependent heterosynaptic suppression. Neuron. 40(5):971-982.

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