Recommended Readings: Michael E. Greenberg, Ph.D.

Friday Lecture Series

Jerry A. Weisbach Memorial Lecture

Signaling Networks That Regulate Synapse Development and Cognitive Function

Michael E. Greenberg, Ph.D., chair, department of neurobiology;

Nathan Marsh Pusey Professor of Neurobiology,

Harvard Medical School

 November 16, 2012

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Readings

Cohen, S., H. Gabel, M. Hemberg, A. N. Hutchinson, L. A. Sadacca, D. H. Ebert, D. A. Harmin, et al. 2011. Genome-Wide Activity-Dependent MeCP2 Phosphorylation Regulates Nervous System Development and Function. Neuron 72 (1): 72-85

Cohen, S. and M. E. Greenberg. 2008. Communication between the Synapse and the Nucleus in Neuronal Development, Plasticity, and Disease. Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology. Vol. 24

Greenberg, M. E., B. Xu, B. Lu, and B. L. Hempstead. 2009. New Insights in the Biology of BDNF Synthesis and Release: Implications in CNS Function. Journal of Neuroscience 29 (41): 12764-12767

Greer, P. L., R. Hanayama, B. L. Bloodgood, A. R. Mardinly, D. M. Lipton, S. W. Flavell, T. -K Kim, et al. 2010. The Angelman Syndrome Protein Ube3A Regulates Synapse Development by Ubiquitinating Arc. Cell 140 (5): 704-716

Margolis, S. S., J. Salogiannis, D. M. Lipton, C. Mandel-Brehm, Z. P. Wills, A. R. Mardinly, L. Hu, et al. 2010. EphB-Mediated Degradation of the RhoA GEF Ephexin5 Relieves a Developmental Brake on Excitatory Synapse Formation. Cell 143 (3): 442-455


Recommended Readings: Laurie Glimcher, M.D.

Friday Lecture Series

Close to the Bone: Novel Genes that Remodel the Skeleton

Laurie Glimcher, M.D., Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean,

Weill Cornell Medical College

 November 9, 2012

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Readings

Greenblatt, M. B., Shim, J. -., Zou, W., Sitara, D., Schweitzer, M., Hu, D., . . . Glimcher, L. H. (2010). The p38 MAPK pathway is essential for skeletogenesis and bone homeostasis in mice. Journal of Clinical Investigation, 120(7), 2457-2473

Jones, D., Glimcher, L. H., & Aliprantis, A. O. (2011). Osteoimmunology at the nexus of arthritis, osteoporosis, cancer, and infection. Journal of Clinical Investigation, 121(7), 2534-2542

Jones, D. C., Wein, M. N., Oukka, M., Hofstaetter, J. G., Glimcher, M. J., & Glimcher, L. H. (2006). Regulation of adult bone mass by the zinc finger adapter protein schnurri-3. Science, 312(5777), 1223-1227

Wein, M. N., Jones, D. C., Shim, J. -., Aliprantis, A. O., Sulyanto, R., Lazarevic, V., . . . Glimcher, L. H. (2012). Control of bone resorption in mice by schnurri-3. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(21), 8173-8178