Recommended Readings: Junying Yuan, Ph.D.


Special Seminar Series

A Quest to Understand the Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration

Junying Yuan, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Cell Biology

Harvard Medical School

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:45 p.m.)

Second Floor, Welch Hall

Recommended Articles:

Panaretakis T, Kepp O, Brockmeier U, Tesniere A, Bjorklund A-, Chapman DC, Durchschlag M, Joza N, Pierron G, van Endert P, Yuan J, Zitvogel L, Madeo F, Williams DB, Kroemer G. Mechanisms of pre-apoptotic calreticulin exposure in immunogenic cell death. EMBO Journal. 2009.

Yi CH, Yuan J. The jekyll and hyde functions of caspases. Developmental Cell. 2009;16(1):21-34.

Yuan J. Neuroprotective strategies targeting apoptotic and necrotic cell death for stroke. Apoptosis. 2009:1-9.
Article in press.

Hitomi J, Christofferson DE, Ng A, Yao J, Degterev A, Xavier RJ, Yuan J. Identification of a molecular signaling network that regulates a cellular necrotic cell death pathway. Cell. 2008;135(7):1311-23.

Zheng W, Degterev A, Hsu E, Yuan J, Yuan C. Structure-activity relationship study of a novel necroptosis inhibitor, necrostatin-7. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 2008;18(18):4932-5.

You Z, Savitz SI, Yang J, Degterev A, Yuan J, Cuny GD, Moskowitz MA, Whalen MJ. Necrostatin-1 reduces histopathology and improves functional outcome after controlled cortical impact in mice. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 2008;28(9):1564-73.
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Degterev A, Hitomi J, Germscheid M, Ch’en IL, Korkina O, Teng X, Abbott D, Cuny GD, Yuan C, Wagner G, Hedrick SM, Gerber SA, Lugovskoy A, Yuan J. Identification of RIP1 kinase as a specific cellular target of necrostatins. Nature Chemical Biology. 2008;4(5):313-21.

Cuny GD, Degterev A, Yuan J. Necroptosis – A novel cell death mechanism. Drugs of the Future 2008;33(3):225-33.
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Degterev A, Boyce M, Yuan J. A decade of caspases. Oncogene. 2003;22(53 REV. ISS. 7):8543-67.