TSUNG UNG WOO

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Glutamatergic deficits and parvalbumin-containing inhibitory neurons in the prefrontal cortex in schizophrenia
    B K Y Bitanihirwe
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:71. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Targeting synapses and myelin in the prevention of schizophrenia
    T U W Woo
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Schizophr Res 73:193-207. 2005
  3. pmc Disease-specific alterations in glutamatergic neurotransmission on inhibitory interneurons in the prefrontal cortex in schizophrenia
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Laboratory for Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Brain Res 1218:267-77. 2008
  4. doi request reprint N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor and calbindin-containing neurons in the anterior cingulate cortex in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Program in Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA mail
    Biol Psychiatry 64:803-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Density of glutamic acid decarboxylase 67 messenger RNA-containing neurons that express the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor subunit NR2A in the anterior cingulate cortex in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Program in Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, and Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:649-57. 2004
  6. pmc Differential alterations of kainate receptor subunits in inhibitory interneurons in the anterior cingulate cortex in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Program in Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Schizophr Res 96:46-61. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Parvalbumin-Containing Neurons in Schizophrenia
    TSUNG UNG WOO; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. Parvalbumin-Containing Neurons in Schizophrenia
    Tsung Ung W Woo; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

  • F M Benes
  • B K Y Bitanihirwe
  • T Kaneko
  • M P Lim
  • J F Kelley

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Glutamatergic deficits and parvalbumin-containing inhibitory neurons in the prefrontal cortex in schizophrenia
    B K Y Bitanihirwe
    McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:71. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Targeting synapses and myelin in the prevention of schizophrenia
    T U W Woo
    Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Schizophr Res 73:193-207. 2005
    ..Thus, better understanding of the cellular and molecular mechanisms that mediate these processes will provide truly novel insight into the therapeutics and prevention of schizophrenia...
  3. pmc Disease-specific alterations in glutamatergic neurotransmission on inhibitory interneurons in the prefrontal cortex in schizophrenia
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Laboratory for Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Brain Res 1218:267-77. 2008
    ..These findings raise the possibility that glutamatergic innervation of inhibitory interneurons via the NMDA receptor in the prefrontal cortex may be selectively altered in schizophrenia...
  4. doi request reprint N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor and calbindin-containing neurons in the anterior cingulate cortex in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Program in Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA mail
    Biol Psychiatry 64:803-9. 2008
    ..In this study, we hypothesized that the subset of GABA interneurons that contained the calcium-binding protein calbindin (CB), by virtue of their preferential localization to layer 2, might be particularly affected...
  5. ncbi request reprint Density of glutamic acid decarboxylase 67 messenger RNA-containing neurons that express the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor subunit NR2A in the anterior cingulate cortex in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Program in Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, and Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:649-57. 2004
    ..The activity of these neurons is, in turn, modulated by glutamatergic inputs furnished by pyramidal neurons...
  6. pmc Differential alterations of kainate receptor subunits in inhibitory interneurons in the anterior cingulate cortex in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
    Tsung Ung W Woo
    Program in Structural and Molecular Neuroscience, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Schizophr Res 96:46-61. 2007
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. Parvalbumin-Containing Neurons in Schizophrenia
    TSUNG UNG WOO; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Together, these experiments may provide conceptually novel insight into how neurocognitive deficits of SCZ could potentially be corrected by re-calibration of PV neuronal activities. ..
  2. Parvalbumin-Containing Neurons in Schizophrenia
    Tsung Ung W Woo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings of the proposed studies are expected to shed light on the conceptualization of treatment and prevention strategies that aim at fundamentally correcting the underlying neural circuit deficits. ..