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Path-Immuno - Tom Cooper Lab

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Path-Immuno - Tom Cooper Lab
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Tina Gao, Ph.D.

Tina Gao PhotoPostdoctoral Fellow
In the lab: September 2011 - December 2012
Current position: Associate Professor, Neuroscience Institute, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China.
Funding: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation


Gao, Z. and Cooper, T.A. (2013) Re-expression of PKM2 in type 1 myofibers correlates with altered glucose metabolism in myotonic dystrophy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U.S.A. 110, 13570-13575.

Gao, Z. and Cooper, T.A. (2012) Antisense oligonucleotides: rising stars in eliminating RNA toxicity in myotonic dystrophy. Human Gene Therapy 24, 499-507.

Gao Z, Godbout R. Reelin-Disabled-1 signaling in neuronal migration: splicing takes the stage. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2013 J70, 2319-2329.

Gao Z, Poon S, Li L, Li X, Palmesino E, Glubrecht D, Colwill K, Dutta I, Kania A, Pawson T, Godbout R. Splice-mediated motif switching regulates Disabled-1 phosphorylation and SH2 domain interactions. Mol Cell Biol. 2012; 32(14): 2794-808

Katyal S, Glubrecht D, Li L, Gao Z, Godbout R. Disabled-1 alternative splicing in human fetal retina and neural tumors. PLoS ONE. 2011;6(12):e28579.

Gao Z, Godbout R. Serine phosphorylation regulates Disabled-1 early isoform turnover independently of Reelin. Cell Signal. 2011; 23(3):555-65.

Gao Z, Monckton EA, Glubrecht DD, Logan C, Godbout R. The Early Isoform of Disabled-1 Functions Independently of Reelin-mediated Tyrosine Phosphorylation in Chick Retina. Mol Cell Biol. 2010; 30(17):4339-53.

Liu RZ, Mita R, Beaulieu M, Gao Z, Godbout R. Fatty acid binding proteins in brain development and disease. Int J Dev Biol. 2010; 54(8-9):1229-39.

Katyal S, Gao Z, Monckton E, Glubrecht D, Godbout R. Hierarchical Disabled-1 tyrosine phosphorylation in Src-family kinase activation and neurite formation. J Mol Biol. 2007; 368(2):349-64.

Katyal S, Gao Z, Liu R, Godbout R. Evolutionary conservation of alternative splicing in chicken. Cytogenet Genome Res. 2007; 117(1-4):146-57.

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