Chien Ping Ko

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Dihydrotestosterone ameliorates degeneration in muscle, axons and motoneurons and improves motor function in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis model mice
    Young Eun Yoo
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37258. 2012
  2. ncbi Treatment with trichostatin A initiated after disease onset delays disease progression and increases survival in a mouse model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Young Eun Yoo
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    Exp Neurol 231:147-59. 2011
  3. ncbi Synapse-glia interactions at the vertebrate neuromuscular junction
    Zhihua Feng
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 2520, USA
    Neuroscientist 11:503-13. 2005
  4. pmc Severe neuromuscular denervation of clinically relevant muscles in a mouse model of spinal muscular atrophy
    Karen K Y Ling
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 21:185-95. 2012
  5. pmc Complexin facilitates exocytosis and synchronizes vesicle release in two secretory model systems
    Ming Yi Lin
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Physiol 591:2463-73. 2013
  6. pmc Synaptic defects in the spinal and neuromuscular circuitry in a mouse model of spinal muscular atrophy
    Karen K Y Ling
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15457. 2010
  7. ncbi Roles of glial cells in the formation, function, and maintenance of the neuromuscular junction
    Samir Koirala
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Neurocytol 32:987-1002. 2003
  8. pmc Do nerve terminal sprouts contribute to functional recovery from botulinum neurotoxin A?
    Chien Ping Ko
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Physiol 586:3021. 2008

Collaborators

  • Young Eun Yoo
  • Karen K Y Ling
  • Zhihua Feng
  • Ming Yi Lin
  • Samir Koirala
  • Joyce G Rohan
  • Robert H Chow
  • Haijiang Cai
  • Kerstin Reim
  • Rebecca M Gibbs
  • Brian Zingg
  • Linga V Reddy

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Dihydrotestosterone ameliorates degeneration in muscle, axons and motoneurons and improves motor function in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis model mice
    Young Eun Yoo
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37258. 2012
    ..Application of DHT is a relatively simple and non-invasive procedure, which may be translated into therapy to improve the quality of life for ALS patients...
  2. ncbi Treatment with trichostatin A initiated after disease onset delays disease progression and increases survival in a mouse model of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Young Eun Yoo
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    Exp Neurol 231:147-59. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that TSA may provide a potential therapy to slow disease progression as well as to enhance motor performance to improve the quality of life for ALS patients...
  3. ncbi Synapse-glia interactions at the vertebrate neuromuscular junction
    Zhihua Feng
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089 2520, USA
    Neuroscientist 11:503-13. 2005
    ..These recent findings advance the emerging concept that glial cells help make bigger, stronger, and more stable synapses...
  4. pmc Severe neuromuscular denervation of clinically relevant muscles in a mouse model of spinal muscular atrophy
    Karen K Y Ling
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 21:185-95. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that neuromuscular denervation in vulnerable muscles is a widespread pathology in SMA, and can serve as a preparation for elucidating the biological basis of synapse loss, and for evaluating therapeutic efficacy...
  5. pmc Complexin facilitates exocytosis and synchronizes vesicle release in two secretory model systems
    Ming Yi Lin
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Physiol 591:2463-73. 2013
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  6. pmc Synaptic defects in the spinal and neuromuscular circuitry in a mouse model of spinal muscular atrophy
    Karen K Y Ling
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e15457. 2010
    ..Together, our results present a novel concept that synaptic defects occur at multiple levels of the spinal and neuromuscular circuitry in SMNĪ”7 mice, and that proprioceptive spinal synapses could be a potential target for SMA therapy...
  7. ncbi Roles of glial cells in the formation, function, and maintenance of the neuromuscular junction
    Samir Koirala
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Neurocytol 32:987-1002. 2003
    ..New approaches currently being applied at the NMJ may further support the emerging view that glial cells help make bigger, stronger, and more stable synapses...
  8. pmc Do nerve terminal sprouts contribute to functional recovery from botulinum neurotoxin A?
    Chien Ping Ko
    Section of Neurobiology, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    J Physiol 586:3021. 2008