• Luo Y#, Bao H#, Crowther AJ#, Asrican B, Li YD, Tart DS, Deng F, Wan J, Zhang Li, Patel A, Song J*. Serotonin-1A receptors mediate sex-dependent regulation of neural stem cell expansion and stress vulnerability in adult hippocampus. 2022 (Under review)
  • Bao H, Hu Z, Lee S, Kolagani R, Chao T, Sullivan H, Wickersham I, Shih Y, Song J*. Dysregulation of Hippocampal Adult-Born Neurons Disrupts Brain-Wide Functional Network. 2022 (Under review, preprint in bioRxiv)
  • Wander C, Li YD, Bao H, Asrican B, Luo Y, Sullivan HA, Chao TH, Zhang WT, Chéry S, Tart S, Chen ZK, Shih Y, Wickersham IR, Cohen TJ, Song J*. Compensatory remodeling of a septo-hippocampal GABAergic network in a triple transgenic Alzheimer’s mouse model. 2022 (Under review)
  • Li Y, Bao H, Luo Y, Yoan C, Sullivan H, Quintanilla L, Wickersham I, Lazarus M, Shin Y, Song J.* Supramammillary nucleus synchronizes with dentate gyrus to regulate spatial memory retrieval through glutamate release. eLife. 2020 pdf
  • Asrican B#, Wooten J#, Li YD, Quintanilla L, Zhang F, Wander C, Bao H, Yeh C, Luo YJ, Olsen R, Lim SA, Hu J, Jin P, Song J*. Neuropeptides Modulate Local Astrocytes to Regulate Adult Hippocampal Neural Stem Cells. Neuron. 2020 pdf
  • Quintanilla L, Yeh CY, Bao H, Catavero C, Song J*. Assaying Circuit Specific Regulation of Adult Hippocampal Neural Precursor Cells. JoVE. 2019 pdf
  • Bao H, Song J*. Treating Brain Disorders by Targeting Adult Neural Stem Cells. Trends Mol Med. 2018 (Cover featured article, Invited review) pdf
  • Yeh CY#, Asrican B#, Moss J, Quintanilla LJ, He T, Mao X, Cassé F, Gebara E, Bao H, Lu W, Toni N, Song J*. Mossy Cells Control Adult Neural Stem Cell Quiescence and Maintenance through a Dynamic Balance between Direct and Indirect Pathways. Neuron. 2018 (Featured article, issue highlights) pdf
  • Crowther AJ#, Lim SA#, Asrican B, Albright BH, Wooten J, Yeh CY, Bao H, Cerri DH, Hu J, Shih Y, Asokan A, Song J*. An Adeno-Associated Virus-Based Toolkit for Preferential Targeting and Manipulating Quiescent Neural Stem Cells in the Adult Hippocampus. Stem Cell Reports. 2018 (Cover article) pdf
  • Bao H#, Asrican B#, Li W#, Gu B, Wen Z, Lim S, Haniff I, Ramakrishnan C, Deisseroth K, Philpot B, Song J*. Long-range GABAergic inputs regulate neural stem cell quiescence and control adult hippocampal neurogenesis. Cell Stem Cell. 2017 (# Co-first authors, Cover featured article, Recommended by F1000, Best of 2017 Cell Stem Cell) pdf
  • Liu K, Kim J#, Kim D#, Zhang Y#, Bao H, Denaxa M, Lim S, Kim E, Liu C, Wickersham I, Pachinis V, Hattar S, Song J, Brown S, S. Blackshaw*. Lhx6-positive GABA-releasing neurons of the zona incerta promote sleep. Nature. 2017 pdf
  • Catavero C, Bao H, J. Song*. Neural mechanisms underlying GABAergic regulation of adult hippocampal neurogenesis. Cell Tissue Research. 2017   pdf
  • Chen L, Serdyuk T, Yang B, Wang S, Chen S, Chu X, Zhang X, Song J, Bao H, Zhou C, Wang X, Dong S, Chen F, He G, He L, Zhou Y, Li W*. Abnormal circadian oscillation of hippocampal MAPK activity and power spectrums in NF1 mutant mice. Molecular Brain. 2017 pdf
  • Jesse F, Miao Z, Chen Y, Bao H, and Li W*. A constant illumination optical transmission method for free space biological networks. Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery. 2015
  • Song W, Zhang K, Sun J, Ma L, Jesse F, Teng X, Zhou Y, Bao H, Chen S, Wang S, Yang B, Chu X, Ding W, Du Y, Cheng Z, Wu B, Chen S, He G, He L, Chen X, Li W*. A Simple Spatial Working Memory and Attention Test on Paired Symbols Shows Developmental Deficits in Schizophrenia Patients. Neural Plasticity. 2013 pdf

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