See a complete PubMed list of publications by Maya Koronyo-Hamaoui, PhD.

Selected Key Publications

Zuroff L, Daley D, Black KL, Koronyo-Hamaoui M (corresponding author). Clearance of cerebral Aβ in Alzheimer’s disease: reassessing the role of microglia and monocytes. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences. Advance online publication (2017).

Frautschy S, Schubert D, Maher P, Ran C, Moore A, Bacskai BJ, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Koronyo Y, Martins R, Zhang C, Tanzi RE, Cole G, Heger M. Drug screening: Don’t discount all curcumin trial data. Nature. 543(7643):40 (2017).

Hart N, Koronyo Y, Black KL, Koronyo-Hamaoui M. Ocular indicators of Alzheimer's: exploring disease in the retina. Acta Neuropathol. 132(6), 767-787 (2016). DOI: 10.1007/s00401-016-1613-6; Featured Cover Article.

La Morgia C, Ross-Cisneros FN, Koronyo Y, Hannibal J, Gallassi R, Cantalupo G, Sambati L, Pan BX, Tozer KR, Barboni P, Provini F, Avanzini P, Carbonelli M, Pelosi A, Chui H, Liguori R, Baruzzi A, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Sadun AA, Carelli V. Melanopsin retinal ganglion cell loss in Alzheimer's disease. Annals of Neurology. 79(1):90-109 (2016).

Rameshwar P, Koronyo Y, Ljubimov AV, Salumbides B, Mamelak A, Gangalum PR, Ding H, Portilla-Arias J, Holler E, Butte P, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Ljubimova JY, Black KL. Advances in Imaging: Brain Tumors to Alzheimer’s Disease. Bangkok Medical Journal. 2015;10: 83-97.

Koronyo Y, Salumbides BC, Sheyn J, Pelissier L, Li S,Ljubimov V, Moyseyev M, Daley D, Fuchs D-T, Pham M, Black KL, Rentsendorj A, Koronyo-Hamaoui M (corresponding author). Therapeutic effects of glatiramer acetate and grafted CD115+ monocytes in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. Brain. 2015;138(8):2399-2422.

Bernstein KE, Gonzalez-Villalobos RA, Giani JF, Shah K, Bernstein E, Janjulia T, Koronyo Y, Shi PD, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Fuchs S, Shen XZ. Angiotensin converting enzyme overexpression in myelocytes enhances the immune response. Biol Chem. 2014 Oct;395(10):1173-1178.

Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Shah K, Koronyo Y, Bernstein E, Giani JF, Janjulia T, Black KL, Shi PD, Gonzalez-Villalobos RA, Fuchs S, et al. ACE over expression in myelomonocytic cells: effect on a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2014 Jul;16(7):444.

Wheeler CJ, Seksenyan A, Koronyo Y, Rentsendorj A, Sarayba D, Wu H, Gragg A, Siegel E, Thomas D, Espinosa A, Thompson K, Black KL, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, et al. T-lymphocyte deficiency exacerbates behavioral deficits in the 6-OHDA unilateral lesion rat model for Parkinson's disease. J Neurol Neurophysiol. 2014 May;5(3):209.

Bernstein KE, Koronyo Y, Salumbides B, Sheyn J, Pelissier L, Lopes DHJ, Kandarp SH, Bernstein EA, Fuchs DT, Yu J, Pham M, Black KL, Shen ZX, Fuchs S, Koronyo-Hamaoui M. Angiotensin-converting enzyme overexpression in myelomonocytes prevents Alzheimer's-like cognitive decline. J Clin Invest. 2014;124(3):1000-1012.

Koronyo Y, Salumbides BC, Black KL, Koronyo-Hamaoui M. Alzheimer's disease in the retina: imaging retinal Aβ plaque dynamics for therapy assessment. Neurodegener Dis. 2012;10(1-4):285-293.

Bakalash S, Pham M, Koronyo Y, Salumbides B, Kramerov A, Seidenberg H, Berel D, Black KL, Koronyo-Hamaoui M. Egr-1 expression is induced following glatiramer acetate immunotherapy in rodent models of glaucoma and Alzheimer's disease. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011;52(12):9033-9046.

Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Koronyo Y, Ljubimov AV, Miller CA, Ko MK, Black KL, Schwartz M, Farkas DL. Identification of amyloid plaques in retinas from Alzheimer's patients and noninvasive in vivo optical imaging of retinal plaques in a mouse model. Neuroimage. 2011;54 Suppl 1:S204-217; Featured Cover Article.

Seksenyan A, Ron-Harel N, Azoulay D, Cahalon L, Cardon M, Rogeri P, Ko MK, Weil M, Bulvik S, Rechavi G, Amariglio N, Konen E, Koronyo-Hamaoui M*, Somech R*, Schwartz M* (eq. contributors). Thymic involution, a co-morbidity factor in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. J Cell Mol Med. 2010;14(10):2470-2482.

Finkelstein A, Kunis G, Seksenyan A, Ronen A, Berkutzki T, Azoulay D, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Schwartz M. Abnormal Changes in NKT Cells, the IGF-1 Axis, and Liver Pathology in an Animal Model of ALS. PLoS One. 6(8):e22374 (2011).

Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Ko MK, Koronyo Y, Azoulay D, Seksenyan A, Kunis G, Pham M, Bakhsheshian J, Rogeri P, Black KL, et al. Attenuation of AD-like neuropathology by harnessing peripheral immune cells: local elevation of IL-10 and MMP-9. J Neurochem. 2009;111(6):1409-1424.

Butovsky O*, Kunis G*, Koronyo-Hamaoui M* (eq. contributors), Schwartz M. Selective ablation of bone marrow-derived dendritic cells increases amyloid plaques in a mouse Alzheimer's disease model. Eur J Neurosci. 2007;26(2):413-416.

Butovsky O*, Koronyo-Hamaoui M* (eq. contributors), Kunis G, Ophir E, Landa G, Cohen H, Schwartz M. Glatiramer acetate fights against Alzheimer's disease by inducing dendritic-like microglia expressing insulin-like growth factor 1. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006;103(31):11784-11789; Featured Cover Article.

Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Frisch A, Stein D, Denziger Y, Leor S, Michaelovsky E, Laufer N, Carel C, Fennig S, Mimouni M, et al. Dual contribution of NR2B subunit of NMDA receptor and SK3 Ca(2+)-activated K+ channel to genetic predisposition to anorexia nervosa. J Psychiatr Res. 2007;41(1-2):160-167.

Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Gak E, Stein S, Frisch A, Dazinger Y, Leor S, Michaelovsky E, Laufer N, Carel C, Fennig S, Mimouni M, Apter A, Goldman B, Barkai G, Weizman A. CAG repeat polymorphism within the KCNN3 gene is a significant contributor to susceptibility to anorexia nervosa: a case-control study of female patients and several ethnic groups in the Israeli Jewish population. Am. J. Med. Genetic. (Neuropsychiatr. Genet.) 131(1): 76-80 (2004).

Ritsner M, Amir S, Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Gak E, Ziv H, Halperin T, Modai I, Navon R. Association study of CAG repeats in the KCNN3 gene in Israeli patients with major psychosis. Psychiatr. Genet. 13(3): 143-50 (2003)

Koronyo-Hamaoui M, Danziger Y, Frisch A, Stein D, Leor S, Laufer N, Carel C, Fennig S, Minoumi M, Apter A, Goldman B, Barkai G, Weizman A, Gak E. Association between anorexia nervosa and the hsKCa3 gene: A family-based and case control study. Mol Psychiatry. 2002;7(1):82-85.

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