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Anthony Wei Peng

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSOM - Physiology

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    F31DC009168     (PENG, ANTHONY WEI)Sep 1, 2007 - Aug 31, 2008
    Inner Ear Hair Bundle Proteomics
    Role: Principal Investigator

    F32DC010975     (PENG, ANTHONY WEI)May 1, 2010 - Apr 30, 2013
    Second messenger regulation of hair cell mechanotransduction
    Role: Principal Investigator

    K99DC013299     (PENG, ANTHONY WEI)Jul 1, 2013 - Jun 30, 2015
    Molecular roles in active and passive mechanics in cochlear hair bundles
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R00DC013299     (PENG, ANTHONY WEI)Aug 1, 2015 - Jul 31, 2018
    Molecular roles in active and passive mechanics in cochlear hair bundles
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01DC016868     (PENG, ANTHONY WEI)Jun 7, 2018 - May 31, 2023
    Molecular mechanisms of cochlear hair bundle mechanics
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Effertz T, Becker L, Peng AW, Ricci AJ. Phosphoinositol-4,5-Bisphosphate Regulates Auditory Hair-Cell Mechanotransduction-Channel Pore Properties and Fast Adaptation. J Neurosci. 2017 11 29; 37(48):11632-11646. PMID: 29066559.
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    2. Kazmierczak M, Kazmierczak P, Peng AW, Harris SL, Shah P, Puel JL, Lenoir M, Franco SJ, Schwander M. Pejvakin, a Candidate Stereociliary Rootlet Protein, Regulates Hair Cell Function in a Cell-Autonomous Manner. J Neurosci. 2017 03 29; 37(13):3447-3464. PMID: 28209736.
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    3. Peng AW, Gnanasambandam R, Sachs F, Ricci AJ. Adaptation Independent Modulation of Auditory Hair Cell Mechanotransduction Channel Open Probability Implicates a Role for the Lipid Bilayer. J Neurosci. 2016 Mar 09; 36(10):2945-56. PMID: 26961949; PMCID: PMC4783497.
    4. Peng AW, Ricci AJ. Glass Probe Stimulation of Hair Cell Stereocilia. Methods Mol Biol. 2016; 1427:487-500. PMID: 27259944.
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    5. Nam JH, Peng AW, Ricci AJ. Underestimated sensitivity of mammalian cochlear hair cells due to splay between stereociliary columns. Biophys J. 2015 Jun 02; 108(11):2633-47. PMID: 26039165; PMCID: PMC4457497.
    6. Peng AW, Effertz T, Ricci AJ. Adaptation of mammalian auditory hair cell mechanotransduction is independent of calcium entry. Neuron. 2013 Nov 20; 80(4):960-72. PMID: 24267652; PMCID: PMC4111567.
    7. Doll JC, Peng AW, Ricci AJ, Pruitt BL. Faster than the speed of hearing: nanomechanical force probes enable the electromechanical observation of cochlear hair cells. Nano Lett. 2012 Dec 12; 12(12):6107-11. PMID: 23181721; PMCID: PMC3549426.
    8. Castellano-Muñoz M, Peng AW, Salles FT, Ricci AJ. Swept field laser confocal microscopy for enhanced spatial and temporal resolution in live-cell imaging. Microsc Microanal. 2012 Aug; 18(4):753-60. PMID: 22831554; PMCID: PMC3549604.
    9. Peng AW, Salles FT, Pan B, Ricci AJ. Integrating the biophysical and molecular mechanisms of auditory hair cell mechanotransduction. Nat Commun. 2011 Nov 01; 2:523. PMID: 22045002; PMCID: PMC3418221.
    10. Oshima K, Shin K, Diensthuber M, Peng AW, Ricci AJ, Heller S. Mechanosensitive hair cell-like cells from embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cells. Cell. 2010 May 14; 141(4):704-16. PMID: 20478259; PMCID: PMC2873974.
    11. Peng AW, Ricci AJ. Somatic motility and hair bundle mechanics, are both necessary for cochlear amplification? Hear Res. 2011 Mar; 273(1-2):109-22. PMID: 20430075; PMCID: PMC2943979.
    12. Peng AW, Belyantseva IA, Hsu PD, Friedman TB, Heller S. Twinfilin 2 regulates actin filament lengths in cochlear stereocilia. J Neurosci. 2009 Dec 02; 29(48):15083-8. PMID: 19955359; PMCID: PMC2823077.
    13. Xu Z, Peng AW, Oshima K, Heller S. MAGI-1, a candidate stereociliary scaffolding protein, associates with the tip-link component cadherin 23. J Neurosci. 2008 Oct 29; 28(44):11269-76. PMID: 18971469; PMCID: PMC2596868.
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