See a complete PubMed list of publications by Joshua Breunig, PhD.

Selected Key Publications

Akhtar, AA, Gowing, G. Kobritz, N. Savinoff, S, Garcia, L, Saxon, D, Cho, N, Kim, G, Tom CM, Park H, Lawless G, Shelley BC, Mattis VB, Breunig JJ*, Svendsen CN*. Inducible expression of GDNF in transplanted iPSC-derived neural progenitor cells. Stem Cell Reports. 2018 Jun 5;10(6):1696-1704. *corresponding authors

Xu L, Chen Y, Dutra-Clarke M, Mayakonda A, Hazawa M, Savinoff SE, Doan N, Said JW, Yong WH, Watkins A, Yang H, Ding LW, Jiang YY, Tyner JW, Ching J, Kovalik JP, Madan V, Chan SL, Müschen M, Breunig JJ*, Lin DC*, Koeffler HP. BCL6 promotes glioma and serves as a therapeutic target. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Apr 11;114(15):3981-3986. *corresponding authors

Breunig JJ, Levy R, Antonuk CD, Molina J, Dutra-Clarke M, Park H, Akhtar AA, Kim GK, Hu X, Bannykh S, et al. Ets factors regulate neural stem cell depletion and gliogenesis in Ras pathway-driven glioma. Cell Reports. 2015;12(2):258-271.

Akhtar AA, Molina J, Dutra-Clarke M, Kim GB, Levy R, Schreiber-Stainthorp W, Danielpour M, Breunig JJ. A transposon-mediated system for flexible control of transgene expression in stem and progenitor-derived lineages. Stem Cell Reports. 2015 Mar 10;4(3):323-331.

Levy R, Molina J, Danielpour M, Breunig JJ. Neonatal pial surface electroporation. J Vis Exp. 2014 May 7;(87).

Breunig JJ, Guillot-Sestier MV, Town T. Brain injury, neuroinflammation and Alzheimer's disease. Front Aging Neurosci. 2013 Jul 11;5:26.

Sarkisian MR, Arellano JI, Breunig JJ. Primary cilia in cerebral cortex: Growth and functions on neuronal and non-neuronal cells. Cilia and Nervous System Development and Function. KL Tucker and T Caspary eds. Springer, 2013.

Breunig JJ, Nelson BR. Notch and neural development. Comprehensive Developmental Neuroscience: Patterning and Cell Type Specification in the Developing CNS and PNS. John Rubenstein and Pasko Rakic, ed. Elsevier, 2013.

Breunig JJ, Gate D, Levy R, Rodriguez J Jr, Kim GB, Danielpour M, Svendsen CN, Town T. Rapid genetic targeting of pial surface neural progenitors and immature neurons by neonatal electroporation. Neural Dev. 2012 Jul 10;7:26.

Ables JL, Breunig JJ, Eisch AJ, Rakic P. Not(ch) just development: Notch signaling in the adult brain. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2011;12(5):269:283.

Breunig JJ, Haydar TF, Rakic P. Neural stem cells: historical perspective and future prospects. Neuron. 2011;70(4):614-625.

Breunig JJ, Rakic P. Coordinating migratory neuron polarization by numb-ing communication. Dev Cell. 2011;20(5):578-580.

Breunig JJ, Arellano JI, Rakic P. Cilia in the brain: going with the flow. Nat Neurosci. 2010;13(6):654-655. No abstract available.

Breunig JJ, Rakic P. Profiling identifies precursor suspects: notch family again! Cell Stem Cell. 2010;6(5):401-402.

Breunig JJ, Sarkisian MR, Arellano JI, Morozov YM, Ayoub AE, Sojitra S, Wang B, Flavell RA, Rakic P, Town T. Primary cilia regulate hippocampal neurogenesis by mediating sonic hedgehog signaling. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105(35):13127-13132.