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Neuroscience Lab of Dr. Ling Wei, M.D. | Anesthesiology | Emory University

Dr. Ling Wei, M.D. | Neuroscience Laboratory | Anesthesiology | Emory University

Publications

Publications

My publications in reverse chronological order:

Wei ZZ; Lee JH; Zhang Y; Zhu YB; Deveau TC; Gu X; Winter MM; Li J; Wei L; Yu SP, 2016. Intracranial Transplantation of Hypoxia-Preconditioned iPSC-Derived Neural Progenitor Cells Alleviates Neuropsychiatric Defects After Traumatic Brain Injury in Juvenile Rats.  Cell Transplant 25(5):797-809

Samantaray S; Das A; Matzelle DC; Yu SP; Wei L; Varma A; Ray SK; Banik NL, 2016. Administration of low dose estrogen attenuates gliosis and protects neurons in acute spinal cord injury in rats.  J Neurochem 136(5):1064-73

Jiang MQ; Zhao YY; Cao W; Wei ZZ; Gu X; Wei L; Yu SP, 2016. Long-term survival and regeneration of neuronal and vasculature cells inside the core region after ischemic stroke in adult mice.  Brain Pathol.

Samantaray S; Das A; Matzelle DC; Yu SP; Wei L; Varma A; Ray SK; Banik NL, 2016. Administration of low dose estrogen attenuates persistent inflammation, promotes angiogenesis, and improves locomotor function following chronic spinal cord injury in rats.  J Neurochem 137(4):604-17

Lee JH; Wei L; Deveau TC; Gu X; Yu SP, 2016. Expression of the NMDA receptor subunit GluN3A (NR3A) in the olfactory system and its regulatory role on olfaction in the adult mouse.  Brain Struct Funct 221(6):3259-73

Lee JH; Espinera AR; Chen D; Choi KE; Caslin AY; Won S; Pecoraro V; Xu GY; Wei L; Yu SP, 2016. Neonatal inflammatory pain and systemic inflammatory responses as possible environmental factors in the development of autism spectrum disorder of juvenile rats.  J Neuroinflammation 13(1):109

Lee JH; Wei ZZ; Cao W; Won S; Gu X; Winter M; Dix TA; Wei L; Yu SP, 2016. Regulation of therapeutic hypothermia on inflammatory cytokines, microglia polarization, migration and functional recovery after ischemic stroke in mice.  Neurobiol Dis 96:248-260

Lee JH; Wei L; Gu X; Won S; Wei ZZ; Dix TA; Yu SP, 2016. Improved Therapeutic Benefits by Combining Physical Cooling With Pharmacological Hypothermia After Severe Stroke in Rats.  Stroke 47(7):1907-13

Gu X; Wei ZZ; Espinera A; Lee JH; Ji X; Wei L; Dix TA; Yu SP, 2015. Pharmacologically induced hypothermia attenuates traumatic brain injury in neonatal rats.  Exp Neurol 267:135-42

Lee JH; Wei ZZ; Chen D; Gu X; Wei L; Yu SP, 2015. A neuroprotective role of the NMDA receptor subunit GluN3A (NR3A) in ischemic stroke of the adult mouse.  Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 308(7):C570-7

Francis KR; Wei L; Yu SP, 2015. SRC tyrosine kinases regulate neuronal differentiation of mouse embryonic stem cells via modulation of voltage-gated sodium channel activity.  Neurochem Res 40(4):674-87

Wei ZZ; Gu X; Ferdinand A; Lee JH; Ji X; Ji XM; Yu SP; Wei L, 2015. Intranasal delivery of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells improved neurovascular regeneration and rescued neuropsychiatric deficits after neonatal stroke in rats.  Cell Transplant 24(3):391-402

Sun J; Wei ZZ; Gu X; Zhang JY; Zhang Y; Li J; Wei L, 2015. Intranasal delivery of hypoxia-preconditioned bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells enhanced regenerative effects after intracerebral hemorrhagic stroke in mice.  Exp Neurol 272:78-87

Woodbury A; Yu SP; Chen D; Gu X; Lee JH; Zhang J; Espinera A; García PS; Wei L, 2015. Honokiol for the Treatment of Neonatal Pain and Prevention of Consequent Neurobehavioral Disorders.  J Nat Prod 78(11):2531-6

Lee JH; Zhang J; Wei L; Yu SP, 2015. Neurodevelopmental implications of the general anesthesia in neonate and infants.  Exp Neurol 272:50-60

Chen D; Lee J; Gu X; Wei L; Yu SP, 2015. Intranasal Delivery of Apelin-13 Is Neuroprotective and Promotes Angiogenesis After Ischemic Stroke in Mice.  ASN Neuro 7.

Liu X; Zhu L; Wang Z; Cui D; Chen H; Wei L; Wu Y; Rong R; Wu Y; Yao Q; Zhang Z; Cibas ES; Alexander EK; Yang T, 2015. Comparison of two different standards of care in detecting malignant thyroid nodules using thyroid fine-needle aspiration.  Mol Clin Oncol 3(3):682-686

Chen D; Yu SP; Wei L, 2014. Ion channels in regulation of neuronal regenerative activities.  Transl Stroke Res 5(1):156-62

Liu X; Ye R; Yan T; Yu SP; Wei L; Xu G; Fan X; Jiang Y; Stetler RA; Liu G; Chen J, 2014. Cell based therapies for ischemic stroke: from basic science to bedside.  Prog Neurobiol 115:92-115

Wang LL; Chen D; Lee J; Gu X; Alaaeddine G; Li J; Wei L; Yu SP, 2014. Mobilization of endogenous bone marrow derived endothelial progenitor cells and therapeutic potential of parathyroid hormone after ischemic stroke in mice.  PLoS One 9(2):e87284

Chau MJ; Deveau TC; Song M; Gu X; Chen D; Wei L, 2014. iPSC Transplantation increases regeneration and functional recovery after ischemic stroke in neonatal rats.  Stem Cells 32(12):3075-87

Lee JH; Wei L; Gu X; Wei Z; Dix TA; Yu SP, 2014. Therapeutic effects of pharmacologically induced hypothermia against traumatic brain injury in mice.  J Neurotrauma 31(16):1417-30

Wei ZZ; Yu SP; Lee JH; Chen D; Taylor TM; Deveau TC; Yu AC; Wei L, 2014. Regulatory role of the JNK-STAT1/3 signaling in neuronal differentiation of cultured mouse embryonic stem cells.  Cell Mol Neurobiol 34(6):881-93

Song M; Mohamad O; Gu X; Wei L; Yu SP, 2013. Restoration of intracortical and thalamocortical circuits after transplantation of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells into the ischemic brain of mice.  Cell Transplant 22(11):2001-15

Wei N; Yu SP; Gu X; Taylor TM; Song D; Liu XF; Wei L, 2013. Delayed intranasal delivery of hypoxic-preconditioned bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells enhanced cell homing and therapeutic benefits after ischemic stroke in mice.  Cell Transplant 22(6):977-91

Mohamad O; Song M; Wei L; Yu SP, 2013. Regulatory roles of the NMDA receptor GluN3A subunit in locomotion, pain perception and cognitive functions in adult mice.  J Physiol 591(1):149-68

Gu H; Yu SP; Gutekunst CA; Gross RE; Wei L, 2013. Inhibition of the Rho signaling pathway improves neurite outgrowth and neuronal differentiation of mouse neural stem cells.  Int J Physiol Pathophysiol Pharmacol 5(1):11-20

Mohamad O; Drury-Stewart D; Song M; Faulkner B; Chen D; Yu SP; Wei L, 2013. Vector-free and transgene-free human iPS cells differentiate into functional neurons and enhance functional recovery after ischemic stroke in mice.  PLoS One 8(5):e64160

Woodbury A; Yu SP; Wei L; García P, 2013. Neuro-modulating effects of honokiol: a review.  Front Neurol 4:130

Mohamad O; Yu SP; Chen D; Ogle M; Song M; Wei L, 2013. Efficient neuronal differentiation of mouse ES and iPS cells using a rotary cell culture protocol.  Differentiation 86(4-5):149-58

Yu SP; Wei Z; Wei L, 2013. Preconditioning strategy in stem cell transplantation therapy.  Transl Stroke Res 4(1):76-88

Wei N; Yu SP; Gu XH; Chen DD; Whalin MK; Xu GL; Liu XF; Wei L, 2013. The involvement of autophagy pathway in exaggerated ischemic brain damage in diabetic mice.  CNS Neurosci Ther 19(10):753-63

Zeng X; Yu SP; Taylor T; Ogle M; Wei L, 2012. Protective effect of apelin on cultured rat bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells against apoptosis.  Stem Cell Res 8(3):357-67

Ogle ME; Gu X; Espinera AR; Wei L, 2012. Inhibition of prolyl hydroxylases by dimethyloxaloylglycine after stroke reduces ischemic brain injury and requires hypoxia inducible factor-1α.  Neurobiol Dis 45(2):733-42

Li J; Li JP; Zhang X; Lu Z; Yu SP; Wei L, 2012. Expression of heparanase in vascular cells and astrocytes of the mouse brain after focal cerebral ischemia.  Brain Res 1433:137-44

Wei L; Fraser JL; Lu ZY; Hu X; Yu SP, 2012. Transplantation of hypoxia preconditioned bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells enhances angiogenesis and neurogenesis after cerebral ischemia in rats.  Neurobiol Dis 46(3):635-45

Li J; Yu S; Lu Z; Mohamad O; Wei L, 2012. N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor subtype 3A promotes apoptosis in developing mouse brain exposed to hyperoxia.  Neural Regen Res 7(4):273-7

Gong L; Wei L; Zhao S; Cheng W, 2012. Comparison of Shannon information entropies in position and momentum space for an electron in one-dimensional nonuniform systems.  Phys Rev E Stat Nonlin Soft Matter Phys 86(6 Pt 1):061122

Choi KE; Hall CL; Sun JM; Wei L; Mohamad O; Dix TA; Yu SP, 2012. A novel stroke therapy of pharmacologically induced hypothermia after focal cerebral ischemia in mice.  FASEB J 26(7):2799-810

Drury-Stewart D; Song M; Mohamad O; Yu SP; Wei L, 2011. Small molecule promoted feeder free and adherent differentiation of functional neurons from human embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cells.  J Stem Cells 6(1):1-7

Zhou X; Song M; Chen D; Wei L; Yu SP, 2011. Potential role of KCNQ/M-channels in regulating neuronal differentiation in mouse hippocampal and embryonic stem cell-derived neuronal cultures.  Exp Neurol 229(2):471-83

Chau M; Chen D; Wei L, 2011. Erythropoietin attenuates inflammatory factors and cell death in neonatal rats with intracerebral hemorrhage.  Acta Neurochir Suppl 111:299-305

Li WL; Fraser JL; Yu SP; Zhu J; Jiang YJ; Wei L, 2011. The role of VEGF/VEGFR2 signaling in peripheral stimulation-induced cerebral neurovascular regeneration after ischemic stroke in mice.  Exp Brain Res 214(4):503-13

Mohamad O; Chen D; Zhang L; Hofmann C; Wei L; Yu SP, 2011. Erythropoietin reduces neuronal cell death and hyperalgesia induced by peripheral inflammatory pain in neonatal rats.  Mol Pain 7:51

Samantaray S; Sribnick EA; Das A; Thakore NP; Matzelle D; Yu SP; Ray SK; Wei L; Banik NL, 2010. Neuroprotective efficacy of estrogen in experimental spinal cord injury in rats.  Ann N Y Acad Sci 1199:90-4

Li J; Li Y; Ogle M; Zhou X; Song M; Yu SP; Wei L, 2010. DL-3-n-butylphthalide prevents neuronal cell death after focal cerebral ischemia in mice via the JNK pathway.  Brain Res 1359:216-26

Li Y; Yu SP; Mohamad O; Genetta T; Wei L, 2010. Sublethal transient global ischemia stimulates migration of neuroblasts and neurogenesis in mice.  Transl Stroke Res 1(3):184-96

Cui L; Jiang J; Wei L; Zhou X; Fraser JL; Snider BJ; Yu SP, 2008. Transplantation of embryonic stem cells improves nerve repair and functional recovery after severe sciatic nerve axotomy in rats.  Stem Cells 26(5):1356-65

Lang H; Schulte BA; Goddard JC; Hedrick M; Schulte JB; Wei L; Schmiedt RA, 2008. Transplantation of mouse embryonic stem cells into the cochlea of an auditory-neuropathy animal model: effects of timing after injury.  J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 9(2):225-40

Theus MH; Wei L; Cui L; Francis K; Hu X; Keogh C; Yu SP, 2008. In vitro hypoxic preconditioning of embryonic stem cells as a strategy of promoting cell survival and functional benefits after transplantation into the ischemic rat brain.  Exp Neurol 210(2):656-70

Li J; Lu Z; Li WL; Yu SP; Wei L, 2008. Cell death and proliferation in NF-kappaB p50 knockout mouse after cerebral ischemia.  Brain Res 1230:281-9

Li WL; Yu SP; Ogle ME; Ding XS; Wei L, 2008. Enhanced neurogenesis and cell migration following focal ischemia and peripheral stimulation in mice.  Dev Neurobiol 68(13):1474-86

Li M; Zhang GL; Zhai JX; Wei L; Zhu XH; Dai XY; Yang LJ, 2008. [Mutation analysis of the keratin 9 gene in a pedigree with diffuse epidermolytic plamoplantar keratoderma].  Zhonghua Yi Xue Yi Chuan Xue Za Zhi 25(4):387-9

Li Y; Lu Z; Keogh CL; Yu SP; Wei L, 2007. Erythropoietin-induced neurovascular protection, angiogenesis, and cerebral blood flow restoration after focal ischemia in mice.  J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 27(5):1043-54

Whitaker VR; Cui L; Miller S; Yu SP; Wei L, 2007. Whisker stimulation enhances angiogenesis in the barrel cortex following focal ischemia in mice.  J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 27(1):57-68

Li Y; Lu ZY; Ogle M; Wei L, 2007. Erythropoietin prevents blood brain barrier damage induced by focal cerebral ischemia in mice.  Neurochem Res 32(12):2132-41

Wei L; Han BH; Li Y; Keogh CL; Holtzman DM; Yu SP, 2006. Cell death mechanism and protective effect of erythropoietin after focal ischemia in the whisker-barrel cortex of neonatal rats.  J Pharmacol Exp Ther 317(1):109-16

Abdalah R; Wei L; Francis K; Yu SP, 2006. Valinomycin-induced apoptosis in Chinese hamster ovary cells.  Neurosci Lett 405(1-2):68-73

Theus MH; Wei L; Francis K; Yu SP, 2006. Critical roles of Src family tyrosine kinases in excitatory neuronal differentiation of cultured embryonic stem cells.  Exp Cell Res 312(16):3096-107

Li Z; Theus MH; Wei L, 2006. Role of ERK 1/2 signaling in neuronal differentiation of cultured embryonic stem cells.  Dev Growth Differ 48(8):513-23

Yang A; Wang XQ; Sun CS; Wei L; Yu SP, 2005. Inhibitory effects of clofilium on membrane currents associated with Ca channels, NMDA receptor channels and Na+, K+-ATPase in cortical neurons.  Pharmacology 73(3):162-8

Wei L; Cui L; Snider BJ; Rivkin M; Yu SS; Lee CS; Adams LD; Gottlieb DI; Johnson EM Jr; Yu SP; Choi DW, 2005. Transplantation of embryonic stem cells overexpressing Bcl-2 promotes functional recovery after transient cerebral ischemia.  Neurobiol Dis 19(1-2):183-93

Hu Y; Yang LJ; Wei L; Dai XY; Hua HK; Qi J; Sun H; Zheng Y, 2005. [Study on the compliance and safety of the oral antifungal agents for the treatment of onychomycosis].  Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 26(12):988-91

Wei L; Keogh CL; Whitaker VR; Theus MH; Yu SP, 2005. Angiogenesis and stem cell transplantation as potential treatments of cerebral ischemic stroke.  Pathophysiology 12(1):47-62

Wei L; Xiao AY; Jin C; Yang A; Lu ZY; Yu SP, 2004. Effects of chloride and potassium channel blockers on apoptotic cell shrinkage and apoptosis in cortical neurons.  Pflugers Arch 448(3):325-34

Wei L; Ying DJ; Cui L; Langsdorf J; Yu SP, 2004. Necrosis, apoptosis and hybrid death in the cortex and thalamus after barrel cortex ischemia in rats.  Brain Res 1022(1-2):54-61

Adams LD; Choi L; Xian HQ; Yang A; Sauer B; Wei L; Gottlieb DI, 2003. Double lox targeting for neural cell transgenesis.  Brain Res Mol Brain Res 110(2):220-33

Wang XQ; Xiao AY; Yang A; LaRose L; Wei L; Yu SP, 2003. Block of Na+,K+-ATPase and induction of hybrid death by 4-aminopyridine in cultured cortical neurons.  J Pharmacol Exp Ther 305(2):502-6

Wei L; Yu SP; Gottron F; Snider BJ; Zipfel GJ; Choi DW, 2003. Potassium channel blockers attenuate hypoxia- and ischemia-induced neuronal death in vitro and in vivo.  Stroke 34(5):1281-6

Xiao AY; Wei L; Xia S; Rothman S; Yu SP, 2002. Ionic mechanism of ouabain-induced concurrent apoptosis and necrosis in individual cultured cortical neurons.  J Neurosci 22(4):1350-62

Publication list retrieved from NCBI using ImpactPubs

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Liu XB, Wang JA, Ogle ME, Wei L. Prolyl hydroxylase inhibitor dimethyloxalylglycine enhances mesenchymal stem cell survival. J Cell Biochem. 106:903-911,2009.

Li, WL, Yu, SP, Ogle, ME, Ding XS, Wei, L. Enhanced neurogenesis and cell migration following focal ischemia and peripheral stimulation in mice. Dev Neurobiol. 68:1474-1486, 2008. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 18777565, 2008.

Li, J, Lu, Z, Li, WL, Yu, SP. Wei, L. Cell death and proliferation in NF-kappaB p50 knockout mouse after cerebral ischemia. Brain Res. 1230:281-289, 2008.

Wei JF, Wei L, Zhou X, Lu ZY, Francis K, Hu XY, Liu Y, Xiong WC, Zhang X, Banik NL, Zheng SS, Yu SP. Formation of Kv2.1-FAK complex as a mechanism of FAK activation, cell polarization and enhanced motility. J Cell Physiol. 217:544-557, 2008.

Cui, L., Jiang, J., Wei, L., Snider, B.J., and Yu, S.P. Transplantation of embryonic stem cells improves nerve repair and functional recovery after severe sciatic nerve axotomy in rats. Stem Cells. 26:1356-1365, 2008.

Theus, M.H., Wei, L. and Yu, S.P. In vitro preconditioning of embryonic stem cells as a strategy of promoting cell survival and functional recovery after transplantation into the ischemic rat brain. Exp Neurol., 210:656-670, 2008.

Hu X., Yu, S.P., Fraser, J.L., Lu, Z.Y., Ogle, M.E., Wang, J-A. and Wei, L. Transplantation of hypoxia-preconditioned mesenchymal stem cells improves infarcted heart function via enhanced survival of implanted cells and angiogenesis. J Thoracic Cardiovas Surgery, 135:799-808, 2008.

Liu, XB, Wang JA, Yu, SP, Keogh CL, Wei, L. Therapeutic strategy of erythropoietin in neurological disorders. CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets. 7:227-234, 2008.

Jiang, J., Wang, J.A., Li, C.L., Yu, S.P. and Wei, L. Dual roles of tumor necrosis factor-α receptor-1 in a mouse model of hindlimb ischemia. Vascular Med. In press, 2008.

Li, Y., Ogle, ME., Lu, Z-Y., Wei, L. Erythropoietin attenuates intracerebral hemorrhage via diminishing matrix metalloproteinases and maintaining blood brain barrier integrity in mice. Acta Neurochir., In press, 2008.

Li, Y., Lu, Z.Y., Ogle, M. and Wei, L. Erythropoietin prevents blood brain barrier damage induced by focal cerebral ischemia in mice. Neurochem Res. 32:2132-2141, 2007.

Keogh, C.l., Yu, S.P. and Wei, L. The Effect of Recombinant human EPO on neurovasculature repair after focal ischemic stroke in neonatal rats. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 322:1-8, 2007.

Li, Y., Lu, Z., Keogh, C.L., Yu, S.P. and Wei, L. Erythropoietin-induced neurovascular protection, angiogenesis, and cerebral blood flow restoration after focal ischemia in mice. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 27:1043-1054, 2007.

Sheline CT, Wei L. Free radical-mediated neurotoxicity may be caused by inhibition of mitochondrial dehydrogenases in vitro and in vivo. Neuroscience. 2006 Jun 19;140(1):235-46. 2006.

Li, Z., Theus, M.H., and Wei, L. The role of erk1/2 signaling in neuronal differentiation of cultured embryonic stem cells. Development, Growth & Differentiation, 48:513-523, 2006.

Abdallah, R., Wei, L. and Yu, S.P. Valinomycin induced apoptosis in Chinese hamster ovary cells. Neurosci. Let., 405:68-73, 2006.

Whitaker, V.R., Cui, L., Miller, S., Yu, S.P. and Wei, L. Whisker stimulation enhances angiogenesis in the barrel cortex following focal ischemia in mice. J Cereb Blood Flow & Met. 27:57-68, 2006.

Wei, L, Han, BH, Li Y, Keogh, CL, Holtzman, DM and Yu, SP. Cell death mechanism and protective effect of erythropoietin after focal ischemia in the whisker-barrel cortex of neonatal rats. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 317:109-116. 2006.

Theus, M.H., Wei, L. and Yu, S.P. Critical roles of Src family tyrosine kinases in neuronal differentiation of embryonic stem cells, Exp Cell Res. 312:3096-3107, 2006.

Wei L, Keogh CL, Whitaker VR, Theus MH. & Yu SP. Angiogenesis and stem cell transplantation as potential treatments of cerebral ischemic stroke. Pathophysiol 12, 47-62, 2005.

Lu ZY, Yu SP, Wei JF & Wei L. Age-related neural degeneration in NF-kB p50 knockout mice. Neurosci. 139:965-978, 2005.

Wei, L., Cui, L., Snider, J., Yu, S.P., Rivkin, M., Gottlieb, D.I., Hsu, C.Y. and Choi, D.W. Transplantation of embryonic stem cells overexpressing bcl-2 repairs neural injury and promotes functional recovery after transient cerebral ischemia in rats. Neurobiol Dis. 19:183-93, 2005.

Yang, A., Wang, X.Q. Wei, L. and Yu, S.P. Inhibitory effects of clofilium on membrane currents associated with Ca2+ channels, NMDA receptor channels and Na+, K+-ATPase in cultured cortical neurons. Pharmacol. 73:162-168, 2005.

Wei, L., Xiao, A.Y., Jin, C., Yang, A. Lu Z.Y. and Yu, S.P. Effects of chloride and potassium channel blockers on apoptotic cell shrinkage and apoptosis in cultured cortical neurons. Eur J Physiol. 448:325-334, 2004.

Wei, L., Yin, D-J., Langsdorf, J. and Yu, S.P. Hybrid neuronal death of apoptosis and necrosis in the cortex and thalamus after cerebral barrel cortex ischemia in rats. Brain Res. 1022:54-61, 2004.

Ewing JR, Wei L, Knight RA, Pawa S, Nagaraja TN, Brusca T, Divine GW, Fenstermacher JD. Direct comparison of local cerebral blood flow rates measured by MRI arterial spin-tagging and quantitative autoradiography in a rat model of experimental cerebral ischemia. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 23:198-209, 2003.

Adams LD, Choi L, Xian HQ, Yang A, Sauer B, Wei L, Gottlieb DI. Double lox targeting for neural cell transgenesis. Brain Res Mol Brain Res 110:220-233, 2003.

Wang XQ, Xiao AY, Yang A, LaRose L, Wei L, Yu SP. Block of Na+,K+-ATPase by 4-aminopyrdine and induction of hybrid death in cultured cortical neurons. J Pharmacol Exper Ther 305:502-506, 2003.

Wei L ,Yu SP, Gottron F, Choi DW. Potassium channel blockers attenuate hypoxia-and ischemia-induced neuronal death in vitro and in vivo. Stroke 34:1281-1286, 2003.

Xiao AY, Wei L, Shuli Xia, Rothman S, Yu SP. Ionic mechanism of ouabain-induced concurrent apoptosis and necrosis in individual cortical neurons. J Neurosci 22:1350-1362, 2002.

Carmichael ST, Wei L, Rovainen CM, Woolsey TA. New patterns of intracortical projections after focal cortical stroke. Neurobiol Dis 8:910-922, 2001.

Snider BJ, Du C, Wei L, Choi DW. Cycloheximide reduces infarct volume when administered up to 6 h after mild focal ischemia in rats. Brain Res 917:147-157, 2001.

Festermacher, J., Wei, L., Liu, K-F., and Nagaraja, T. Local blood brain barrier damage, cerebral edema, and cell injury during reperfusion after 2 hour of focal cerebral ischemia. Ischemic Blood Flow in the Brain Springer-Verlag Tokyo 6:70-75, 2001.

Wei L, Erinjeri JP, Rovainen CM, Woolsey TA. Collateral growth and angiogenesis around cortical stroke. Stroke 32:2179-2184, 2001.

Majid A, He YY, Gidday JM, Kaplan SS, Gonzales ER, Park TS, Fenstermacher JD, Wei L, Choi DW, Hsu CY. Differences in vulnerability to permanent focal cerebral ischemia among 3 common mouse strains. Stroke 31:2707-2714, 2000.

Festermacher, J., Nagaraja, T.N., Wei, L. and Ghersi-Egea, J.-F. Surprises and peruliarities in the distribution of material from cerebrospinal fluid to brain tissues and blood. In: Brain Barrier Systems, Alfred Benzon Symposium 45:494-505, 1999.

Wei L, Craven K, Erinjeri J, Liang GE, Bereczki D, Rovainen CM, Woolsey TA, Fenstermacher JD. Local cerebral blood flow before and after acute ligation of multiple arteroles in rat whisker barrel cortex. Neurobiology of Disease 5:142-150, 1998.

Woolsey TA, Rovainen CM, Cox SB, Martin H, Griffith H. Liang E, Liu D, Moskalenko YE, Sui J, Wei L. Neuronal units linked to microvascular modules in cerebral cortex: response element for imaging the brain. Cerebral Cortex Oct 647-660, 1996.

Moskalenko YE, Rovainen C, Woolsey TA, Wei L, Lui D, Spence ME, Semernia VN, Weinstein GB, Malysheva NG. Comparison of measurements of local brain blood flow by hydrogen clearance with the inhalation of hydrogen and its electrochemical generation in brain tissue. Neurosci Behav Physiol 26:245-250, 1996.

Wei L, Rovainen C, Woolsey TC. Ministrokes in rats barrel cortex. Stroke 26(8):1459-1462, 1995.

Chen J-L, Wei L, Bereczki D, Hans F-J, Otsuka T, Acuff V, Ghersiegea JF, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Nicotine raises the influx of permeable solutes across the rat blood-brain barrier with little or no recruitment. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 15:687-698, 1995.

Moskalenko YE, Rovainen C, Woolsey TA, Wei L, Liu d, Spenc ME, Eemernia VN, Weistein GB, Malisheva NG. Comparison of local measurements by H2 inhalation and with transient electrochemical H2 generation in brain tissue. Sechenov Physiological Journal 80(2):119-126, 1994.

Chen J-L, Wei L, Acuff V, Bereczki D, Hans F-J, Otsuka T, Finnegan W, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Slightly altered permeability-surface area products imply some cerebral capillary recruitment during hypercapnia. Microvascular Research 48:190-211, 1994.

Chen J-L, Wei L, Bereczki D, Hans F-J, Otsuka T, Acuff V, Richardson G, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Virtually unaltered permeability-surface area products imply little capillary recruitment in brain with hypoxia. Microcirculation 1(1):35-47, 1994.

Bereczki D, Wei L, Otsuka T, Acuff V, Gruber K, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Experimental and clinical methods for the measurement of cerebral blood volume. Clin Neurosci 46:259-266, 1993.

Hans FJ, Wei L, Bereczki D, Acuff V, DeMaro J, Chen J-L, Otsuka T, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Nicotine increases microvascular blood flow and flow velocity in three groups of brain areas. American Journal of Physiology 265(6 Pt 2):H2142-H2150, 1993.

Tajima A, Hans FJ, Livingstone D, Wei L, Finnegan W, DeMaro J, Fenstermacher J. Small local brain volumes and cerebral atrophy in SHR rats. Hypertension 21(1):105-111, 1993.

Wei L, Otsuka T, Acuff V, Bereczki D, Pettigrew K, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. The velocities of red cell and plasma flows through parenchymal microvessels of rat brain are decreased by pentrobarbitol. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 13(3):487-497, 1993.

Bereczki D, Wei L, Otsuka T, Acuff V, Pettigrew K, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Hypoxia increases velocity of blood flow through parenchymal microvascular systems in rat brain. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism 13(2):475-486, 1993.

Bereczki D, Wei L, Otsuka T, Hans FJ, Acuff V, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Hypercapnia slightly raises blood volume and sizably elevates flow velocity in brain microvessels. American Journal of Physiology 264(5 Pt 2):H1360-9, 1993.

Wei L, Lin S-Z, Tajima A, Nakata H, Acuff V, Patlak C, Pettigrew K, Fenstermacher J. Cerebral glucose utilization and blood flow in adult SHR rats. Hypertension 20(4):501-10, 1992.

Bereckzki D, Wei L, Acuff V, Gruber K, Tajima A, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Technique-dependent variations in cerebral microvessel blood volumes and hematocrits in the rat. Journal of Applied Physiology 73(3):918-24, 1992.

Otsuku T, Wei L, Acuff VR, Shimizu A, Pettigrew KD, Patlak CS, Fenstermacher JD. Variation in local cerebral blood flow response to high-dose pentobarbital sodium in the rat. American Journal of Physiology 261(1 Pt 2):H110-20, 1991.

Otsuku T, Wei L, Bereczki D, Acuff V, Patlak C, Fenstermacher J. Pentobarbital produces dissimilar changes in glucose influx and utilization in brain. American Journal of Physiology 261(2 Pt 2):R265-75, 1991.

Fenstermacher J, Nakata H, Tajima A, Lin S-Z, Otsuku T, Acuff V, Wei L and Bereczki D. Functional variations in parenchymal microvascular systems within the brain. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 19(2):217-220, 1991.