Weixing Shen

  • 3608 Citations
1994 …2021
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Training Experience

1999Postdoctoral Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

MD, PhD, University of Pittsburgh

… → 1995

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Grants 2003 2021

Parkinson Disease
Levodopa
Dopaminergic Neurons
Dyskinesias
Substantia Nigra
Levodopa
Parkinson Disease
Dyskinesias
Dopaminergic Neurons
Muscarinic M4 Receptors
Muscarinic M4 Receptors
Dyskinesias
Levodopa
Synapses
Long-Term Synaptic Depression

Research Output 1994 2018

  • 3608 Citations
  • 23 Article
  • 6 Review article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
4 Citations

Striatal cholinergic interneurons and Parkinson's disease

Tanimura, A., Pancani, T., Lim, S. A. O., Tubert, C., Melendez, A. E., Shen, W. & Surmeier Jr, D. J., May 1 2018, In : European Journal of Neuroscience. 47, 10, p. 1148-1158 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Corpus Striatum
Interneurons
Cholinergic Agents
Parkinson Disease
Optogenetics
11 Citations

Striatal synapses, circuits, and Parkinson's disease

Zhai, S., Tanimura, A., Graves, S. M., Shen, W. & Surmeier Jr, D. J., Feb 1 2018, In : Current opinion in neurobiology. 48, p. 9-16 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Corpus Striatum
Synapses
Parkinson Disease
Aptitude
Basal Ganglia
1 Citations

Dopaminergic Modulation of Glutamatergic Signaling in Striatal Spiny Projection Neurons

Shen, W., Plokin, J. L., Zhai, S. & Surmeier Jr, D. J., Jan 1 2017, Handbook of Behavioral Neuroscience. Elsevier B.V., p. 179-196 18 p. (Handbook of Behavioral Neuroscience; vol. 24).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Corpus Striatum
Dopamine
Neurons
Learning
Dopamine D1 Receptors
6 Citations

Erratum: M4 Muscarinic Receptor Signaling Ameliorates Striatal Plasticity Deficits in Models of L-DOPA-Induced Dyskinesia (Neuron (2015) 88 (762–773))

Shen, W., Plotkin, JL. L., Francardo, V., Ko, WKD. K. D., Xie, Z., Li, Q., Fieblinger, T., Wess, J., Neubig, RR. R., Lindsley, CW. W., Conn, P. J., Greengard, P., Bezard, E., Cenci, M. A. & Surmeier, D. J., Jun 1 2016, In : Neuron. 90, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Muscarinic M4 Receptors
Corpus Striatum
Neuronal Plasticity
Manuscripts
Dyskinesias
61 Citations

M4 Muscarinic Receptor Signaling Ameliorates Striatal Plasticity Deficits in Models of L-DOPA-Induced Dyskinesia

Shen, W., Plotkin, J. L., Francardo, V., Ko, W. K. D., Xie, Z., Li, Q., Fieblinger, T., Wess, J., Neubig, R. R., Lindsley, C. W., Conn, P. J., Greengard, P., Bezard, E., Cenci, M. A. & Surmeier Jr, D. J., Nov 18 2015, In : Neuron. 88, 4, p. 762-773 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muscarinic M4 Receptors
Corpus Striatum
Long-Term Potentiation
Dyskinesias
Levodopa