Selected Ge Lab Publications


Huang, L., Chambliss, K.L., Gao, X., Yuhanna, I.S., Behling-Kelly, E., Bergaya, S., Ahmed, M., Michaely, P., Luby-Phelps, K., Darehshouri, A., Xu, L., Fisher, E.A., Ge, W.P., Mineo, C., and Shaul, P.W.  (2019). SR-B1 drives endothelial cell LDL transcytosis via DOCK4 to promote atherosclerosis.  Nature. 569, 565-569. (PubMed)


Jia, J.M., Peng, C., Wang, Y., Zheng, J., and Ge, W.P. (2018). Control of occlusion of middle cerebral artery in perinatal and neonatal mice with magnetic force. Mol Brain. 11, 47.  (PubMed)

Jing, D., Zhang, S., Luo, W., Gao, X., Men, Y., Ma, C., Liu, X., Yi, Y., Bugde, A., Zhou, B.O., Zhao, Z., Yuan, Q., Feng, J.Q., Gao, L., Ge, W.P., and Zhao, H. (2018). Tissue clearing of both hard and soft tissue organs with the PEGASOS method. Cell Res. 28,803-818. (PubMed)


Jia, J.M., Chowdary, P.D., Gao, X., Ci, B., Li, W., Mulgaonkar, A., Plautz, E.J., Hassan, G., Kumar, A., Stowe, A.M., Yang, S.H., Zhou, W., Sun, X., Cui, B., and Ge, W.P. (2017) Control of cerebral ischemia with magnetic nanoparticles. Nat Methods. 14, 160-166. (PubMed)

Peng, C., Gao, X., Xu, J., Du, B., Ning, X., Tang, S., Bachoo, R.M., Yu, M., Ge, W.P.*., and Zheng, J.*. (2017) Targeting orthotopic gliomas with renal-clearable luminescent gold nanoparticles. Nano Res. 10, 1366-1376.  *co-corespondent author


Ge, W.P.,and Jia, J.M. (2016) Local production of astrocytes in the cerebral cortex. Neuroscience 323, 3-9. (PubMed)


Shen, Y., Ge, W.P., Li, Y., Hirano, A., Lee, H.Y., Rohlmann, A., Missler, M., Tsien, R.W., Jan, L.Y., Fu, Y.H., and Ptáček, L.J. (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, 2935-2941. (PubMed)


Yu, D., Gustafson, W.C., Han, C., Lafaye, C., Noirclerc-Savoye, M., Ge, W.P., Thayer, D.A., Huang, H., Kornberg, T.B., Royant, A., et al. (2014) An improved monomeric infrared fluorescent protein for neuronal and tumor brain imaging. Nat Commun 5, 3626. (PubMed)


Ultanir, S.K., Hertz, N.T., Li, G., Ge, W.P., Burlingame, A.L., Pleasure, S.J., Shokat, K.M., Jan, L.Y., and Jan, Y.N. (2012) Chemical genetic identification of NDR1/2 kinase substrates AAK1 and Rabin8 uncovers their roles in dendrite arborization and spine development. Neuron 73, 1127-1142. (PubMed)

Ge, W.P., Miyawaki, A., Gage, F.H., Jan, Y.N., and Jan, L.Y. (2012) Local generation of glia is a major astrocyte source in postnatal cortex. Nature 484, 376-380. (PubMed)


Lee, H.Y., Ge, W.P., Huang, W., He, Y., Wang, G.X., Rowson-Baldwin, A., Smith, S.J., Jan, Y.N., and Jan, L.Y. (2011) Bidirectional regulation of dendritic voltage-gated potassium channels by the fragile X mental retardation protein. Neuron 72, 630—642. (PubMed)


Chung, H.J.*, Ge, W.P.*, Qian, X., Wiser, O., Jan, Y.N., and Jan, L.Y. (2009). G protein-activated inwardly rectifying potassium channels mediate depotentiation of long-term potentiation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106, 635-640. (*co-first author). (PubMed)

Ge, W.P., Zhou, W., Luo, Q., Jan, L.Y., and Jan, Y.N. (2009). Dividing glial cells maintain differentiated properties including complex morphology and functional synapses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106, 328—333. (PubMed)


Ge, W.P., and Duan, S. (2007) Persistent enhancement of neuron-glia signaling mediated by increased extracellular K+ accompanying long-term synaptic potentiation. J Neurophysiol 97, 2564—2569. (PubMed)

Zhang, W., Ge, W.P., and Wang, Z.A. (2007) A toolbox for light control of Drosophila behaviors through Channelrhodopsin mediated photoactivation of targeted neurons. Eur J Neurosci 26, 2405-2416. (PubMed)

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


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

Ge, W.P.*, Yang, X.J.*, Zhang, Z., Wang, H.K., Shen, W., Deng, Q.D., and Duan, S. (2006) Long-term potentiation of neuron-glia synapses mediated by Ca2+-permeable AMPA receptors. Science 312, 1533-1537. (PubMed) *co-first author


Zhang, J.M., Wang, H.K., Ye, C.Q., Ge, W.P., Chen, Y., Jiang, Z.L., Wu, C.P., Poo, M.M., and Duan, S. (2003) ATP released by astrocytes mediates glutamatergic activity-dependent heterosynaptic suppression. Neuron. 40, 971-982. (PubMed)

Yang, Y. *, Ge, W.P.*, Chen, Y., Zhang, Z., Shen, W., Wu, C., Poo, M., and Duan, S. (2003) Contribution of astrocytes to hippocampal long-term potentiation through release of D-serine. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100, 15194—15199. (PubMed) *co-first author