Publications

  1. Dendritic spine instability and insensitivity to modulation by sensory experience in a mouse model of fragile X syndrome. Pan F, Aldridge GM, Geenough WT, Gan WB. PNAS. 2010 Oct; 107 (41): 17768-73.  2010 Sept 22.
  2. Microglia dynamics and function in the CNS.
    Parkhurst CN, Gan WB.
    Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2010 Aug 10.
  3. Thinned-skull cranial window technique for long-term imaging of the cortex in live mice.
    Yang G, Pan F, Parkhurst CN, Grutzendler J, Gan WB.
    Nat Protoc. 2010;5(2):201-8.
  4. Stably maintained dendritic spines are associated with lifelong memories.
    Yang G, Pan F, Gan WB.
    Nature. 2009 Dec 17;462(7275):920-4.
  5. Dendritic spine dynamics.
    Bhatt DH, Zhang S, Gan WB.
    Annu Rev Physiol. 2009;71:261-82. Review.
  6. Two-photon imaging of dendritic spine development in the mouse cortex.
    Pan F, Gan WB.
    Dev Neurobiol. 2008 May;68(6):771-8. Review.
  7. Choice of cranial window type for in vivo imaging affects dendritic spine turnover in the cortex.
    Xu HT, Pan F, Yang G, Gan WB.
    Nat Neurosci. 2007 May;10(5):549-51.
  8. The P2Y12 receptor regulates microglial activation by extracellular nucleotides.
    Haynes SE, Hollopeter G, Yang G, Kurpius D, Dailey ME, Gan WB, Julius D.
    Nat Neurosci. 2006 Dec;9(12):1512-9.
  9. Long-term sensory deprivation prevents dendritic spine loss in primary somatosensory cortex.
    Zuo Y, Yang G, Kwon E, Gan WB.
    Nature. 2005 Jul 14;436(7048):261-5.
  10. ATP mediates rapid microglial response to local brain injury in vivo.
    Davalos D, Grutzendler J, Yang G, Kim JV, Zuo Y, Jung S, Littman DR, Dustin ML, Gan WB.
    Nat Neurosci. 2005 Jun;8(6):752-8.
  11. Development of long-term dendritic spine stability in diverse regions of cerebral cortex.
    Zuo Y, Lin A, Chang P, Gan WB.
    Neuron. 2005 Apr 21;46(2):181-9.