Stephen C Noctor
Affiliation: Columbia University
- Cortical neurons arise in symmetric and asymmetric division zones and migrate through specific phasesStephen C Noctor
Department of Neurology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 W 168th Street, New York, New York 10032, USA
Nat Neurosci 7:136-44. 2004..These findings provide a comprehensive and new view of the dynamics of cortical neurogenesis and migration...
- Distinct behaviors of neural stem and progenitor cells underlie cortical neurogenesisStephen C Noctor
Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
J Comp Neurol 508:28-44. 2008..We propose a model for predicting daughter cell fate that considers precursor cell type, stage of development, and the planar segregation of fate determinants...
- Neurogenic radial glial cells in reptile, rodent and human: from mitosis to migrationTamily Weissman
Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 W. 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Cereb Cortex 13:550-9. 2003..Although radial glial cells have traditionally been characterized by their role in guiding migration, their role as neuronal progenitors may represent their defining characteristic throughout the vertebrate CNS...
- Contribution of intermediate progenitor cells to cortical histogenesisStephen C Noctor
Department of Neurology, Institute for Regeneration Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Arch Neurol 64:639-42. 2007..These findings have refined our understanding of cortical neurogenesis, with implications for understanding the causes of neurodevelopmental disorders and for their potential treatment...
- Neural stem and progenitor cells in cortical developmentStephen C Noctor
Department of Neurology, UCSF School of Medicine, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0525, USA
Novartis Found Symp 288:59-73; discussion 73-8, 96-8. 2007..In this model, a temporal sequence of gene expression changes in asymmetrically dividing self-renewed RG cells could lead to the differential inheritance of cell identity genes in cortical cells generated at different cell cycles...
- Progenitors from the postnatal forebrain subventricular zone differentiate into cerebellar-like interneurons and cerebellar-specific astrocytes upon transplantationAna Milosevic
GENSAT Project, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY 10065, USA
Mol Cell Neurosci 39:324-34. 2008..Forebrain SVZ progenitors thus have the potential to adapt to a new environment and integrate into diverse regions, and may be a useful tool in transplantation strategies...
- Dividing precursor cells of the embryonic cortical ventricular zone have morphological and molecular characteristics of radial gliaStephen C Noctor
Department of Neurology, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
J Neurosci 22:3161-73. 2002....
- Patterns of neuronal migration in the embryonic cortexArnold R Kriegstein
Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
Trends Neurosci 27:392-9. 2004..Integrating these findings with the molecular machinery underlying migration will provide a more complete picture of how the cerebral cortex is assembled...
- The role of intermediate progenitor cells in the evolutionary expansion of the cerebral cortexVeronica Martinez-Cerdeno
Department of Neurology and the Institute for Stem Cell and Tissue Biology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Cereb Cortex 16:i152-61. 2006..We propose that the evolution of this two-step pattern of neurogenesis played an important role in the amplification of cell numbers underlying the radial and tangential expansion of the cerebral cortex...
- Estradiol stimulates progenitor cell division in the ventricular and subventricular zones of the embryonic neocortexVeronica Martinez-Cerdeno
Department of Neurology and Program in Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, 513 Parnassus Avenue, HSW 1201, Box 0525, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Eur J Neurosci 24:3475-88. 2006..These findings demonstrate a new functional role for E2 as a proliferative agent during critical stages of cerebral cortex development...