Lectures and seminars MBB seminar: "Oligodendrocyte precursor cells in brain homeostasis: their interactions with microglia and neurons"
Welcome to a research seminar with Professor Akiko Nishiyama, University of Connecticut, USA.
”Oligodendrocyte precursor cells in brain homeostasis: their interactions with microglia and neurons”
Recent selected publications
Sherafat A, Pfeiffer F, Reiss AM, Wood WM, and Nishiyama A. 2021. Microglial Neuropilin-1 trans-regulates oligodendrocyte expansion during development and remyelination. Nat Commun 12(1):2265 (pp1-17) April 15. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-22532-2
Boshans LL, Soh H, Wood WM, Nolan TM, Mandoiu II, Yanagawa Y, Tzingounis AV, Nishiyama A. 2021. Direct reprogramming of oligodendrocyte precursor cells into GABAergic inhibitory neurons by a single homeodomain transcription factor Dlx2. Sci Rep 11(1):3552 (pp1-15). Feb 11. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-82931-9.
Zuo H, Wood W, Sherafat A, Hill RA, Lu QR, and Nishiyama A. Age-dependent decline in fate switch from NG2 cells to astrocytes after Olig2 deletion. J Neurosci 38(9):2359-2371, 2018 (Feb). Hill RA, Patel K, Goncalves CM, Grutzendler J, and Nishiyama A. Modulation of oligodendrocyte generation during a critical temporal window after NG2 cell division. Nat Neurosci 17(11):1518-1527, 2014.
Hill RA, Patel K, Medved J, Reiss A, and Nishiyama A. NG2 cells in white but not gray matter proliferate in response to PDGF. J Neurosci 33(36):14558-14566, 2013.