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Molecular Biology, PhD, University of California at Los Angeles

… → 1973

Biology, BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

… → 1968

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Grants 2001 2020

Research Output 1972 2019

A novel crosslinking protocol stabilizes amyloid β oligomers capable of inducing Alzheimer's-associated pathologies

Cline, E. N., Das, A., Bicca, M. A., Mohammad, S. N., Schachner, L. F., Kamel, J. M., DiNunno, N., Weng, A., Paschall, J. D., Bu, R. L., Khan, F. M., Rollins, M. G., Ives, A. N., Shekhawat, G. S., Nunes-Tavares, N., de Mello, F. G., Compton, P. D., Kelleher, N. L. & Klein, W. L., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of neurochemistry. 148, 6, p. 822-836 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alzheimer Disease

Kalirin-7 prevents dendritic spine dysgenesis induced by amyloid beta-derived oligomers

Xie, Z., Shapiro, L. P., Cahill, M. E., Russell, T. A., Lacor, P. N., Klein, W. L. & Penzes, P., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : European Journal of Neuroscience.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dendritic Spines
Alzheimer Disease
3 Citations (Scopus)

Free-floating adult human brain-derived slice cultures as a model to study the neuronal impact of Alzheimer's disease-associated Aβ oligomers

Mendes, N. D., Fernandes, A., Almeida, G. M., Santos, L. E., Selles, M. C., Lyra e Silva, N. M., Machado, C. M., Horta-Júnior, J. A. C., Louzada, P. R., De Felice, F. G., Alves-Leon, S., Marcondes, J., Assirati, J. A., Matias, C. M., Klein, W. L., Garcia-Cairasco, N., Ferreira, S. T., Neder, L. & Sebollela, A., Sep 1 2018, In : Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 307, p. 203-209 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alzheimer Disease
Cell Survival
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neurotransmitter Agents
21 Citations (Scopus)

NLRP3 Inflammasome Inhibitor Ameliorates Amyloid Pathology in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease

Yin, J., Zhao, F., Chojnacki, J. E., Fulp, J., Klein, W. L., Zhang, S. & Zhu, X., Mar 1 2018, In : Molecular Neurobiology. 55, 3, p. 1977-1987 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alzheimer Disease

SMPL synaptic membranes: Nanodisc-mediated synaptic membrane mimetics expand the toolkit for drug discovery and the molecular cell biology of synapses

Lo Bu, R., Clark, J., DiChiara, T., Sligar, S. G. & Klein, W. L., Jan 1 2018, Neuromethods. Humana Press Inc, p. 227-250 24 p. (Neuromethods; vol. 141).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Synaptic Membranes
Molecular biology
Drug Discovery