St-Boniface Hospital Research


Ben Albensi

J. Schapansky, M. Morissette, G. Odero, B. ALBENSI, G. Glazner. (2009) Neuregulin b1 Enhances Peak Glutamate-induced Intracellular Calcium Levels through Endoplasmic Reticulum Calcium Release in Cultured Hippocampal Neurons. Canadian Journ. Physiology and Pharmacology. 87:883-91.

B.C. ALBENSI. (2009) V. Plasticity and Epileptogenesis, D. Electrical Stimulation Protocols for Seizure Attenuation, in, Encyclopedia of Basic Epilepsy Research, Edited by Philip A. Schwartzkronin. Pub. Academic Press, Elsevier Sci. Invited submission.

ALBENSI, B.; Breen,G.; Cashikar,A.; Chai,X.; Chang,R.; Cuellar,T.; Frederikse,P.; Hayashi,M.; Hebert,S.; Kinoshita,J.; Kosik,K.; Long,J.; Maloney,B.; Mizumoto,L.; Muresan,V.; Neilson,J.; Nelson,P.; Perry,R.; Smalheiser,N.; Stanek,L.; Townsend,M.; Turner,L.; Umansky,S.; Wang,W.-X.; Xu,G. (2009)Alzheimer Research Forum Live Discussion: Non-coding RNAs in neurodegeneration. J Alzheimers Dis. Jul;16(2):441-444.

G.L. Odero, K. Oikawa*, K.A.C. Glazner, D. Grossman, J. Thiessen, J. Schapansky, N. Ge, M. Martin, G.W. Glazner, and B.C. ALBENSI. (2010) Evidence for the Involvement of Calbindin D28k in the Presenilin 1 Model of Alzheimer’s Disease. Neuroscience 169: 532-543. *This author is a co-first author.

K.A.C. Glazner, G. Odero*, D. Grossman, E. Anema, A. Motnenko, J. Schapansky, D. Oliver, G. Glazner and B.C. ALBENSI.(2010) Strain Specific Differences in Memory and Neuropathology in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease. Life Sciences 86: 942-950. *This author is a co-first author.

J. Thiessen, K.A.C. Glazner, Solmaz Nafez, A. Schellenberg, R. Buist, M. Martin, and B.C. ALBENSI. (2010) Histochemical visualization and diffusion weighted imaging in the TgCRND8 transgenic model of Alzheimer’s disease. Brain Structure and Function 215(1): 29-36.

D. Zhang, R. Buist, W. Xiong, J. Peeling, B.C. ALBENSI, F.E. Parkinson. Expression of human equilibrative nucleoside transporter 1 (hENT1) in mouse neurons regulates adenosine levels in physiological and hypoxic-ischemic conditions. Journal of Neurochemistry 118(1):4-11, 2011.

H. Soylu, D. Zhang, R. Buist, M. Martin, B.C. ALBENSI, F.E. Parkinson. Intracortical injection of endothelin-1 induces cortical infarcts in mice: effect of neuronal expression of an adenosine transporter. Experimental & Translational Stroke Medicine. Accepted – In Press (3420459306594696).

K. Oikawa, G.L. Odero, E. Platt, M. Neuendorff, A. Hatherell, M.J. Bernstein, and B.C. ALBENSI. NF-B p50 Subunit Knockout Impairs Late LTP and Alters Long Term Memory in the Mouse Hippocampus. BMC Neuroscience. Accepted – In press (1807247392689787).

Chris Anderson

LeMaistre, J.L. and ANDERSON, C.M. (2009) Custom astrocyte-mediated vasomotor responses to neuronal energy demand. Genome Biol.; 10:209-209.5.

Gliddon, C.M., Shao, Z., LeMaistre, J.L. and ANDERSON, C.M. (2009) Cellular distribution of the neutral amino acid transporter ASCT2 in mouse brain. J. Neurochem. 108:372-383.

Shao, Z., Kamboj, A. and ANDERSON, C.M (2009) Functional and immunocytochemical characterization of D-serine transporters in cortical neuron and astrocyte cultures. J. Neurosci. Res. 87:2520-2530.

Tang, K.S., Suh, S.W., Alano, C.C., Hunt, W.T., Shao, Z., Swanson, R.A. and ANDERSON, C.M (2009) Astrocytic poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase-1 (PARP-1) activation leads to bioenergetic depletion and inhibition of glutamate uptake capacity. Glia 58:446-457.

Hunt, W.T., Kamboj, A., Anderson, H.D. and ANDERSON, C.M. (2010) Protection of cortical neurons from excitotoxicity by conjugated linoleic acid. J Neurochem 115:123-130.[Impact factor 4.260]

Hunt, W.T., Salins, P.B, ANDERSON, C.M. and Amara, F.M.(2010) Neuroprotective role of statins in Alzheimer’s disease: anti-apoptotic signalling. Open Neuroscience Journal 4:13-22.

Tang, K.S., Suh, S.W., Alano, C.C., Hunt, W.T., Shao, Z., Swanson, R.A. and ANDERSON, C.M (2010) Astrocytic poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase-1 (PARP-1) activation leads to bioenergetic depletion and inhibition of glutamate uptake capacity. Glia 58:446-457.

LeMaistre, J.L, Sanders, S.A., Stobart, M.J., Lu, L., Knox, J.D., ANDERSON, C.M. and Anderson, C.M Co-activation of NMDA receptors by glutamate and D-serine induces dilation of isolated middle cerebral arteries. J. Cereb. Blood Flow Metab. 2011 Nov 9. doi: 10.1038/jcbfm.2011.161.

Paul Fernyhough

*indicates papers where I am first or senior/corresponding author

Smith, D., Tweed, C., FERNYHOUGH, P. and G.W. Glazner (2009). Activation of NF-B in axons and Schwann cells at site of sciatic nerve crush and role in modulating axon regeneration: studies with etanercept. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 68, 691-700. (if, 4.72)

Malisza, K.L., Jones, C., Gruwel, M.L.H., Summers, R., Smith, D.R., P. FERNYHOUGH and N.A. Calcutt (2009). Functional magnetic resonance imaging of the spinal cord during sensory stimulation in diabetic rats. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 30, 271-276. (if, 2.21)

*Zherebitskaya, E., Akude, E., Smith, D.R. and P. FERNYHOUGH (2009). Development of selective axonopathy in adult sensory neurons isolated from diabetic rats: role of glucose-induced oxidative stress. . Diabetes. 58, 1356-1364. (if, 8.5)

*Akude, E., Zherebitskaya, E., Roy Chowdhury, S.K., Girling, K. and P. FERNYHOUGH (2010). 4-hydroxy-2-nonenal impairs mitochondrial function and induces aberrant axonal outgrowth in adult sensory neurons that mimics features of diabetic sensory neuropathy. Neurotoxicity Research. 17, 28-38. (if, 3.0)

* FERNYHOUGH, P. and N.A. Calcutt (2010). Abnormalities in calcium homeostasis in peripheral neuropathies. Cell Calcium. 47, 130-139. (if, 4.12)

*Roy Chowdhury, S. K., Zherebitskaya, E., Smith, D.R., Akude, E., Chattopadhyay, S., Jolivalt, C.G., Calcutt, N.A. and P. FERNYHOUGH (2010). Mitochondrial respiratory chain dysfunction in lumbar dorsal root ganglia of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats and its correction by insulin treatment. Diabetes. 59, 1082-1091. (if, 8.9)

Jackson, A.C., Kammouni, W., Zherebitskaya, E. and P. FERNYHOUGH (2010). Role of oxidative stress in rabies virus infection of adult mouse dorsal root ganglia neurons. Journal of Virology. 84, 4697-4705. (if, 5.31)

* FERNYHOUGH, P., Roy Chowdhury, S.K. and R.E. Schmidt (2010). Mitochondrial stress and the pathogenesis of diabetic neuropathy. Expert Review of Endocrinology and Metabolism. 5, 39-49.

*Roy Chowdhury, S.K., Dobrowsky, R.T. and P. FERNYHOUGH (2011). Nutrient excess and altered mitochondrial proteome and function contribute to neurodegeneration in diabetes. Mitochondrion. 11, 845-854. (if, 3.24)

*Saleh, A., Smith, D.R., Balakrishnan, S., Dunn, L., Martens, C., Tweed, C.W. and P. FERNYHOUGH (2011). Tumor necrosis factor a elevates neurite outgrowth through an NF-kB dependent pathway in cultured adult sensory neurons: Diminished expression in diabetes may contribute to sensory neuropathy. Brain Research. 1423, 87-95. (if, 2.62)

Jackson, A.C., Kammouni, W.and P. FERNYHOUGH (2011). Role of oxidative stress in rabies virus infection. Advances in Virus Research. 79, 127-38.

*Akude, E., Zherebitskaya, E., Roy Chowdhury, S.K., Smith, D.R., Dobrowsky, R.T. and P. FERNYHOUGH (2011). Diminished superoxide generation is associated with respiratory chain dysfunction and changes in the mitochondrial proteome of sensory neurons from diabetic rats. Diabetes. 60, 287-299. (if, 8.9)

Gordon Glazner

Smith D, Tweed C, Fernyhough P, Schapansky J, GLAZNER G*. (2009) Activation of NF-kappaB in Axons and Schwann cells at Site of Sciatic Nerve Crush and Role in Modulating Axon Regeneration in Adult Rats: Studies with Etanercept. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology. 68:691-700. (*Corresponding Author)

Schapansky, J., M. Morissette, Odero, G., Albensi, B., and GLAZNER G. (2009) Neuroregulin b1 enhances peak glutamate-induced intracellular calcium levels through endoplasmmic reticulum calcium release in cultured hippocampal neurons. Can. J. Physiol. Pharmacol. 87:883-91.

Odero GL, Oikawa K, Glazner KA, Schapansky J, Grossman D, Thiessen JD, Motnenko A, Ge N, Martin M, GLAZNER GW, Albensi BC.(2010) Evidence for the involvement of calbindin D28k in the presenilin 1 model of Alzheimer’s disease. Neuroscience. 169:532-43

Glazner KA, Odero GL, Anema E, Motnenko A, Schapansky J, Grossman D, Oliver DR, GLAZNER GW, Albensi BC.(2010) Strain specific differences in memory and neuropathology in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease.Life Sci. 86:942-50