Kazuhiro Wada

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A molecular neuroethological approach for identifying and characterizing a cascade of behaviorally regulated genes
    Kazuhiro Wada
    Department of Neurobiology and Duke Bioinformatics Shared Resource, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:15212-7. 2006
  2. pmc The dusp1 immediate early gene is regulated by natural stimuli predominantly in sensory input neurons
    Haruhito Horita
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Comp Neurol 518:2873-901. 2010
  3. pmc Specialized motor-driven dusp1 expression in the song systems of multiple lineages of vocal learning birds
    Haruhito Horita
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e42173. 2012
  4. pmc Dopamine receptors in a songbird brain
    Lubica Kubikova
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Comp Neurol 518:741-69. 2010
  5. pmc Avian brains and a new understanding of vertebrate brain evolution
    Erich D Jarvis
    Department of Neurobiology, Box 3209, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 6:151-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Dopamine receptors in a songbird brain
    Lubica Kubikova
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710
    J Comp Neurol 518:spc1. 2010
  7. pmc Early onset of deafening-induced song deterioration and differential requirements of the pallial-basal ganglia vocal pathway
    Haruhito Horita
    Department of Neurobiology, Box 3209, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 28:2519-32. 2008
  8. pmc Differential expression of glutamate receptors in avian neural pathways for learned vocalization
    Kazuhiro Wada
    Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Comp Neurol 476:44-64. 2004
  9. pmc Molecular mapping of movement-associated areas in the avian brain: a motor theory for vocal learning origin
    Gesa Feenders
    Volkswagen Nachwuchsgruppe Animal Navigation, Institut für Biologie und Umweltwissenschaften IBU, University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e1768. 2008
  10. pmc Revised nomenclature for avian telencephalon and some related brainstem nuclei
    Anton Reiner
    Department of Anatomy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis 38163, USA
    J Comp Neurol 473:377-414. 2004

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc A molecular neuroethological approach for identifying and characterizing a cascade of behaviorally regulated genes
    Kazuhiro Wada
    Department of Neurobiology and Duke Bioinformatics Shared Resource, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:15212-7. 2006
    ..This publicly accessible resource http://songbirdtranscriptome.net can now be used to study molecular neuroethological mechanisms of behavior...
  2. pmc The dusp1 immediate early gene is regulated by natural stimuli predominantly in sensory input neurons
    Haruhito Horita
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Comp Neurol 518:2873-901. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Specialized motor-driven dusp1 expression in the song systems of multiple lineages of vocal learning birds
    Haruhito Horita
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e42173. 2012
    ..This specialized expression of dusp1 could potentially lead to differential regulation of dusp1-modulated molecular cascades in vocal learning circuits...
  4. pmc Dopamine receptors in a songbird brain
    Lubica Kubikova
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Comp Neurol 518:741-69. 2010
    ..Our findings are consistent with hypotheses that dopamine receptors may be involved in song development and social context-dependent behaviors...
  5. pmc Avian brains and a new understanding of vertebrate brain evolution
    Erich D Jarvis
    Department of Neurobiology, Box 3209, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 6:151-9. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Dopamine receptors in a songbird brain
    Lubica Kubikova
    Department of Neurobiology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710
    J Comp Neurol 518:spc1. 2010
    ..Our findings are consistent with hypotheses that dopamine receptors may be involved in song development and social context-dependent behaviors. J. Comp. Neurol. 518:741-769, 2010. (c) 2009 Wiley-Liss, Inc...
  7. pmc Early onset of deafening-induced song deterioration and differential requirements of the pallial-basal ganglia vocal pathway
    Haruhito Horita
    Department of Neurobiology, Box 3209, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 28:2519-32. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Differential expression of glutamate receptors in avian neural pathways for learned vocalization
    Kazuhiro Wada
    Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Comp Neurol 476:44-64. 2004
    ..They also suggest that neural activity and signal transduction in vocal nuclei of vocal learners will be different relative to the surrounding brain areas...
  9. pmc Molecular mapping of movement-associated areas in the avian brain: a motor theory for vocal learning origin
    Gesa Feenders
    Volkswagen Nachwuchsgruppe Animal Navigation, Institut für Biologie und Umweltwissenschaften IBU, University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e1768. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Revised nomenclature for avian telencephalon and some related brainstem nuclei
    Anton Reiner
    Department of Anatomy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis 38163, USA
    J Comp Neurol 473:377-414. 2004
    ..We urge all to use this new terminology, because we believe it will promote better communication among neuroscientists. Further information is available at http://avianbrain.org..
  11. ncbi request reprint FoxP2 expression in avian vocal learners and non-learners
    Sebastian Haesler
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurosci 24:3164-75. 2004
    ..We conclude that differential expression of FoxP2 in avian vocal learners might be associated with vocal plasticity...