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Wenbo Zhou

TitleAssoc Professor-Research
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    1. Das S, Vraspir L, Zhou W, Durica DS, Mykles DL. Transcriptomic analysis of differentially expressed genes in the molting gland (Y-organ) of the blackback land crab, Gecarcinus lateralis, during molt-cycle stage transitions. Comp Biochem Physiol Part D Genomics Proteomics. 2018 Dec; 28:37-53. PMID: 29940393.
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    2. Wang J, Cappa JJ, Harris JP, Edger PP, Zhou W, Pires JC, Adair M, Unruh SA, Simmons MP, Schiavon M, Pilon-Smits EAH. Transcriptome-wide comparison of selenium hyperaccumulator and nonaccumulator Stanleya species provides new insight into key processes mediating the hyperaccumulation syndrome. Plant Biotechnol J. 2018 Feb 07. PMID: 29412503.
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    3. Zhou W, Barkow JC, Freed CR. Running wheel exercise reduces a-synuclein aggregation and improves motor and cognitive function in a transgenic mouse model of Parkinson's disease. PLoS One. 2017; 12(12):e0190160. PMID: 29272304.
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    4. Lee KS, Zhou W, Scott-McKean JJ, Emmerling KL, Cai GY, Krah DL, Costa AC, Freed CR, Levin MJ. Human sensory neurons derived from induced pluripotent stem cells support varicella-zoster virus infection. PLoS One. 2012; 7(12):e53010. PMID: 23285249; PMCID: PMC3532467.
    5. Freed CR, Zhou W, Breeze RE. Dopamine cell transplantation for Parkinson's disease: the importance of controlled clinical trials. Neurotherapeutics. 2011 Oct; 8(4):549-61. PMID: 21997523; PMCID: PMC3250289.
    6. Zhou W, Bercury K, Cummiskey J, Luong N, Lebin J, Freed CR. Phenylbutyrate up-regulates the DJ-1 protein and protects neurons in cell culture and in animal models of Parkinson disease. J Biol Chem. 2011 Apr 29; 286(17):14941-51. PMID: 21372141; PMCID: PMC3083206.
    7. Zhou W, Lee YM, Guy VC, Freed CR. Embryonic stem cells with GFP knocked into the dopamine transporter yield purified dopamine neurons in vitro and from knock-in mice. Stem Cells. 2009 Dec; 27(12):2952-61. PMID: 19750538.
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    8. Zhou W, Freed CR. Adenoviral gene delivery can reprogram human fibroblasts to induced pluripotent stem cells. Stem Cells. 2009 Nov; 27(11):2667-74. PMID: 19697349.
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    9. Chiba S, Lee YM, Zhou W, Freed CR. Noggin enhances dopamine neuron production from human embryonic stem cells and improves behavioral outcome after transplantation into Parkinsonian rats. Stem Cells. 2008 Nov; 26(11):2810-20. PMID: 18772316.
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    10. Zhou W, Milder JB, Freed CR. Transgenic mice overexpressing tyrosine-to-cysteine mutant human alpha-synuclein: a progressive neurodegenerative model of diffuse Lewy body disease. J Biol Chem. 2008 Apr 11; 283(15):9863-70. PMID: 18238775.
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    11. Alvarez E, Zhou W, Witta SE, Freed CR. Characterization of the Bex gene family in humans, mice, and rats. Gene. 2005 Aug 29; 357(1):18-28. PMID: 15958283.
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    12. Zhou W, Freed CR. Tyrosine-to-cysteine modification of human alpha-synuclein enhances protein aggregation and cellular toxicity. J Biol Chem. 2004 Mar 12; 279(11):10128-35. PMID: 14699135.
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    13. Zhou W, Schaack J, Zawada WM, Freed CR. Overexpression of human alpha-synuclein causes dopamine neuron death in primary human mesencephalic culture. Brain Res. 2002 Feb 01; 926(1-2):42-50. PMID: 11814405.
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