Publications (Selected)

  1. Sun M, Bell W, LaClair KD, Ling JP, Han H, Kageyama Y, Pletnikova O, Troncoso JC, Wong PC, Chen L. Cryptic exon incorporation occurs in Alzheimer’s brain lacking TDP-43 inclusion but exhibiting nuclear clearance of TDP-43. Acta Neuropathol. 133: 923-931.
  2. Sun M, Chen L. A novel method to model chronic traumatic encephalopathy in Drosophila. J Vis Exp.
  3. Tabbarah AZ, Robert Bell W, Sun M, Gelwan E, Pletnikova O, Hillis AE, Troncoso JC, Lin MT, Chen L. A rapidly progressive dementia case with pathological diagnosis of FTLD-UPS. Acta Neuropathol. 132: 309-311.
  4. Chen L, SM Pinto AL, , Friedman R, Grant PE, Poduri A, Takeoka M, Prabhu SP. Sturge-Weber Syndrome: Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Neuropathology Findings. Pediatr Neurol. 58:25-30.
  5. Sun M, Chen L. Studying tauopathies in Drosophila: A fruitful model. Exp Neurol. 274:52-57.
  6. Bell WR, Dalton JB , McCall CM , Karram S, Pearce DT , Memon W, Lee R, Carroll KC, Lyons JL, Gireesh ED, Trivedi JB, Cettomai D, Smith BR, Chang T, Tochen L, Ratchford JN , Harrison DM, Ostrow LW, Stevens RD, , Zhang SX, Chen L. Iatrogenic Exserohilum infection of the central nervous system: mycological identification and histopathological findings. Mod Pathol. 26(2):166-70.
  7. Chen L, Periquet M, Wang X, Negro A, McLean PJ, Hyman BT, Feany MB. Tyrosine and serine phosphorylation of alpha-synuclein have opposing effects on neurotoxicity and soluble oligomer formation. J Clin Invest. 2009. 119:3257-65.
  8. Chen L, Feany MB. Alpha-synuclein phosphorylation controls neurotoxicity and inclusion formation in a Drosophila model of Parkinson disease. Nat Neurosci. 8:657-63.
  9. Chen L, O’Keefe SL,Hodgetts  Control of Dopa decarboxylase gene expression by the Broad-Complex during metamorphosis in Drosophila. Mech Dev. 2002. 119:145-56.
  10. Chen L, Reece C, O’Keefe SL, Hawryluk GW, Engstrom MM, Hodgetts Induction of the early-late Ddc gene during Drosophila metamorphosis by the ecdysone receptor. Mech Dev. 2002. 114:95-107.