Masaaki Torii

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc EphA signaling impacts development of topographic connectivity in auditory corticofugal systems
    Masaaki Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:775-85. 2013
  2. pmc Integration of neuronal clones in the radial cortical columns by EphA and ephrin-A signalling
    Masaaki Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Nature 461:524-8. 2009
  3. pmc Gap junctions/hemichannels modulate interkinetic nuclear migration in the forebrain precursors
    Xiuxin Liu
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Neurosci 30:4197-209. 2010
  4. pmc Interaction between Reelin and Notch signaling regulates neuronal migration in the cerebral cortex
    Kazue Hashimoto-Torii
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale Medical School, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Neuron 60:273-84. 2008
  5. pmc Connexin 43 controls the multipolar phase of neuronal migration to the cerebral cortex
    Xiuxin Liu
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:8280-5. 2012
  6. pmc MEKK4 signaling regulates filamin expression and neuronal migration
    Matthew R Sarkisian
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute of Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Neuron 52:789-801. 2006
  7. pmc The role of ATP signaling in the migration of intermediate neuronal progenitors to the neocortical subventricular zone
    Xiuxin Liu
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:11802-7. 2008
  8. pmc Role of EphA/ephrin--a signaling in the development of topographic maps in mouse corticothalamic projections
    Masaaki Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Comp Neurol 521:626-37. 2013
  9. pmc Roles of heat shock factor 1 in neuronal response to fetal environmental risks and its relevance to brain disorders
    Kazue Hashimoto-Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA Center for Neuroscience Research, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA Department of Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Physiology, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA Electronic address
    Neuron 82:560-72. 2014
  10. pmc Origin, early commitment, migratory routes, and destination of cannabinoid type 1 receptor-containing interneurons
    Yury M Morozov
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:i78-89. 2009

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc EphA signaling impacts development of topographic connectivity in auditory corticofugal systems
    Masaaki Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Cereb Cortex 23:775-85. 2013
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  2. pmc Integration of neuronal clones in the radial cortical columns by EphA and ephrin-A signalling
    Masaaki Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Nature 461:524-8. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Gap junctions/hemichannels modulate interkinetic nuclear migration in the forebrain precursors
    Xiuxin Liu
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Neurosci 30:4197-209. 2010
    ..Our findings indicate that functional interference with gap junctions/hemichannels during embryonic development may lead to abnormal corticogenesis and dysfunction of the cerebral cortex in adult organisms...
  4. pmc Interaction between Reelin and Notch signaling regulates neuronal migration in the cerebral cortex
    Kazue Hashimoto-Torii
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale Medical School, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Neuron 60:273-84. 2008
    ..Finally, our in vitro biochemical studies show that Reelin signaling inhibits Notch ICD degradation via Dab1. Together, our results indicate that neuronal migration in the developing cerebral cortex requires a Reelin-Notch interaction...
  5. pmc Connexin 43 controls the multipolar phase of neuronal migration to the cerebral cortex
    Xiuxin Liu
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:8280-5. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc MEKK4 signaling regulates filamin expression and neuronal migration
    Matthew R Sarkisian
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute of Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Neuron 52:789-801. 2006
    ..Collectively, our results demonstrate a link between MEKK4 and Fln-A that impacts neuronal migration initiation and provides insight into the pathogenesis of human PVH...
  7. pmc The role of ATP signaling in the migration of intermediate neuronal progenitors to the neocortical subventricular zone
    Xiuxin Liu
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:11802-7. 2008
    ..Interference of ATP signaling or abnormal Ca(2+) fluctuations in INPs may play a significant role in variety of genetic or acquired cortical malformations...
  8. pmc Role of EphA/ephrin--a signaling in the development of topographic maps in mouse corticothalamic projections
    Masaaki Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Comp Neurol 521:626-37. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Roles of heat shock factor 1 in neuronal response to fetal environmental risks and its relevance to brain disorders
    Kazue Hashimoto-Torii
    Department of Neurobiology and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA Center for Neuroscience Research, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA Department of Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Physiology, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA Electronic address
    Neuron 82:560-72. 2014
    ..We propose that HSF1 plays a crucial role in the response of brain cells to prenatal environmental insults and may be a key component in the pathogenesis of late-onset neuropsychiatric disorders...
  10. pmc Origin, early commitment, migratory routes, and destination of cannabinoid type 1 receptor-containing interneurons
    Yury M Morozov
    Department of Neurobiology, Yale University School of Medicine and Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:i78-89. 2009
    ..Thus, the specific subclasses of CB(1)+ inhibitory interneurons, similar to the projection neurons, are determined at the time and place of last cell division and follow their own complex migratory pattern to the final positions...