Publications

  1. Tachibana M, Yamazaki Y, Liu CC, Bu G, Kanekiyo T. Pericyte implantation in the brain enhances cerebral blood flow and reduces amyloid-beta pathology in amyloid model mice. Exp Neurol. 2017 Oct 26; 300:13-21 [Epub ahead of print]
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  2. Yamazaki Y, Kanekiyo T. Blood-Brain Barrier Dysfunction and the Pathogenesis of Alzheimer's Disease. Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Sep 13; 18 (9) Epub 2017 Sept 13
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  3. Zhao J, Davis MD, Martens YA, Shinohara M, Graff-Radford NR, Younkin SG, Wszolek ZK, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. APOE epsilon4/epsilon4 diminishes neurotrophic function of human iPSC-derived astrocytes. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 Jul 15; 26 (14):2690-2700
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  4. Shinohara M, Tachibana M, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Role of LRP1 in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease: evidence from clinical and preclinical studies. J Lipid Res. 2017 Jul; 58: (7)1267-1281.
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  5. Rogers JT, Liu CC, Zhao N, Wang J, Putzke T, Yang L, Shinohara M, Fryer JD, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Subacute ibuprofen treatment rescues the synaptic and cognitive deficits in advanced-aged mice. Neurobiol Aging. 2017 May; 53:112-121 Epub 2017 Feb 09
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  6. Liu CC, Hu J, Zhao N, Wang J, Wang N, Cirrito JR, Kanekiyo T, Holtzman DM, Bu G. Astrocytic LRP1 Mediates Brain Abeta Clearance and Impacts Amyloid Deposition. J Neurosci. 2017 Apr 12; 37 (15):4023-4031 Epub 2017 Mar 08
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  7. Yang L, Liu CC, Zheng H, Kanekiyo T, Atagi Y, Jia L, Wang D, N'songo A, Can D, Xu H, Chen XF, Bu G. LRP1 modulates the microglial immune response via regulation of JNK and NF-kappaB signaling pathways. J Neuroinflammation. 2016 Dec 08; 13 (1):304
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  8. Yamazaki Y, Painter MM, Bu G, Kanekiyo T. Apolipoprotein E as a Therapeutic Target in Alzheimer's Disease: A Review of Basic Research and Clinical Evidence. CNS Drugs. 2016 Sep; 30 (9):773-89
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  9. Kang SS, Kurti A, Wojtas A, Baker KE, Liu CC, Kanekiyo T, Deming Y, Cruchaga C, Estus S, Bu G, Fryer JD. Identification of plexin A4 as a novel clusterin receptor links two Alzheimer's disease risk genes. Hum Mol Genet. 2016 Aug 15; 25 (16):3467-3475 Epub 2016 July 04
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  10. Shinohara M, Murray ME, Frank RD, Shinohara M, DeTure M, Yamazaki Y, Tachibana M, Atagi Y, Davis MD, Liu CC, Zhao N, Painter MM, Petersen RC, Fryer JD, Crook JE, Dickson DW, Bu G, Kanekiyo T. Impact of sex and APOE4 on cerebral amyloid angiopathy in Alzheimer's disease. Acta Neuropathol. 2016 Aug; 132 (2):225-34 Epub 2016 May 14
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  11. Fu Y, Zhao J, Atagi Y, Nielsen HM, Liu CC, Zheng H, Shinohara M, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Apolipoprotein E lipoprotein particles inhibit amyloid-beta uptake through cell surface heparan sulphate proteoglycan. Mol Neurodegener. 2016 May 05; 11 (1):37
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  12. Tai LM, Thomas R, Marottoli FM, Koster KP, Kanekiyo T, Morris AW, Bu G. The role of APOE in cerebrovascular dysfunction. Acta Neuropathol. 2016 May; 131: (5)709-23.
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  13. Yamazaki Y, Baker DJ, Tachibana M, Liu CC, van Deursen JM, Brott TG, Bu G, Kanekiyo T. Vascular Cell Senescence Contributes to Blood-Brain Barrier Breakdown. Stroke. 2016 Apr; 47: (4)1068-77.
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  14. Liu CC, Zhao N, Yamaguchi Y, Cirrito JR, Kanekiyo T, Holtzman DM, Bu G. Neuronal heparan sulfates promote amyloid pathology by modulating brain amyloid-beta clearance and aggregation in Alzheimer's disease. Sci Transl Med. 2016 Mar 30; 8 (332):332ra44
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  15. Sakae N, Liu CC, Shinohara M, Frisch-Daiello J, Ma L, Yamazaki Y, Tachibana M, Younkin L, Kurti A, Carrasquillo MM, Zou F, Sevlever D, Bisceglio G, Gan M, Fol R, Knight P, Wang M, Han X, Fryer JD, Fitzgerald ML, Ohyagi Y, Younkin SG, Bu G, Kanekiyo T. ABCA7 Deficiency Accelerates Amyloid-beta Generation and Alzheimer's Neuronal Pathology. J Neurosci. 2016 Mar 30; 36: (13)3848-59.
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  16. Shinohara M, Shinohara M, Kanekiyo T, Yang L, Linthicum D, Shinohara M, Fu Y, Price L, Frisch-Daiello JL, Han X, Fryer JD, Bu G. APOE2 eases cognitive decline during Aging: Clinical and preclinical evaluations. Ann Neurol. 2016 Mar 02 [Epub ahead of print]
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  17. Tachibana M, Shinohara M, Yamazaki Y, Liu CC, Rogers J, Bu G, Kanekiyo T. Rescuing effects of RXR agonist bexarotene on aging-related synapse loss depend on neuronal LRP1. Exp Neurol. 2016 Mar; 277:1-9 Epub 2015 Dec 11
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  18. Wren MC, Zhao J, Liu CC, Murray ME, Atagi Y, Davis MD, Fu Y, Okano HJ, Ogaki K, Strongosky AJ, Tacik P, Rademakers R, Ross OA, Dickson DW, Wszolek ZK, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Frontotemporal dementia-associated N279K tau mutant disrupts subcellular vesicle trafficking and induces cellular stress in iPSC-derived neural stem cells. Mol Neurodegener. 2015 Sep 15; 10:46.
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  19. Harriott AM, Heckman MG, Rayaprolu S, Soto-Ortolaza AI, Diehl NN, Kanekiyo T, Liu CC, Bu G, Malik R, Cole JW, Meschia JF, Ross OA, METASTROKE Consortium. Low density lipoprotein receptor related protein 1 and 6 gene variants and ischaemic stroke risk. Eur J Neurol. 2015 Aug; 22: (8)1235-41.
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  20. Zhao Z, Sagare AP, Ma Q, Halliday MR, Kong P, Kisler K, Winkler EA, Ramanathan A, Kanekiyo T, Bu G, Owens NC, Rege SV, Si G, Ahuja A, Zhu D, Miller CA, Schneider JA, Maeda M, Maeda T, Sugawara T, Ichida JK, Zlokovic BV. Central role for PICALM in amyloid-beta blood-brain barrier transcytosis and clearance. Nat Neurosci. 2015 Jul; 18: (7)978-87.
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  21. Casey CS, Atagi Y, Yamazaki Y, Shinohara M, Tachibana M, Fu Y, Bu G, Kanekiyo T. Apolipoprotein E Inhibits Cerebrovascular Pericyte Mobility through a RhoA Protein-mediated Pathway. J Biol Chem. 2015 May 29; 290: (22)14208-17.
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  22. Liu CC, Hu J, Tsai CW, Yue M, Melrose HL, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Neuronal LRP1 regulates glucose metabolism and insulin signaling in the brain. J Neurosci. 2015 Apr 08; 35: (14)5851-9.
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  23. Zhang L, Zhang S, Maezawa I, Trushin S, Minhas P, Pinto M, Jin LW, Prasain K, Nguyen TD, Yamazaki Y, Kanekiyo T, Bu G, Gateno B, Chang KO, Nath KA, Nemutlu E, Dzeja P, Pang YP, Hua DH, Trushina E. Modulation of mitochondrial complex I activity averts cognitive decline in multiple animal models of familial Alzheimer's Disease. EBioMedicine. 2015 Apr 01; 2: (4)294-305.
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  24. Liu CC, Kanekiyo T, Roth B, Bu G. Tyrosine-based signal mediates LRP6 receptor endocytosis and desensitization of Wnt/beta-catenin pathway signaling. J Biol Chem. 2014 Oct 03; 289: (40)27562-70.
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  25. Liu CC, Tsai CW, Deak F, Rogers J, Penuliar M, Sung YM, Maher JN, Fu Y, Li X, Xu H, Estus S, Hoe HS, Fryer JD, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Deficiency in LRP6-mediated Wnt signaling contributes to synaptic abnormalities and amyloid pathology in Alzheimer's disease. Neuron. 2014 Oct 01; 84 (1):63-77 Epub 2014 Sept 18
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  26. Zhao J, Fu Y, Liu CC, Shinohara M, Nielsen HM, Dong Q, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Retinoic Acid Isomers Facilitate Apolipoprotein E Production and Lipidation in Astrocytes through the Retinoid X Receptor/Retinoic Acid Receptor Pathway. J Biol Chem. 2014 Apr 18; 289(16):11282-92. Epub 2014 Mar 05.
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  27. Kanekiyo T, Xu H, Bu G. ApoE and Abeta in Alzheimer's disease: accidental encounters or partners? Neuron. 2014 Feb 19; 81: (4)740-54.
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  28. Kanekiyo T, Bu G. The low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 and amyloid-beta clearance in Alzheimer's disease. Front Aging Neurosci. 2014; 6:93.
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  29. Gan M, Jiang P, McLean P, Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 (LRP1) regulates the stability and function of GluA1 alpha-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazole propionic acid (AMPA) receptor in neurons. PLoS One. 2014; 9: (12)e113237.
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  30. Kanekiyo T, Cirrito JR, Liu CC, Shinohara M, Li J, Schuler DR, Shinohara M, Holtzman DM, Bu G. Neuronal clearance of amyloid-beta by endocytic receptor LRP1. J Neurosci. 2013 Dec 04; 33: (49)19276-83.
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  31. Liu CC, Kanekiyo T, Xu H, Bu G. Apolipoprotein E and Alzheimer disease: risk, mechanisms and therapy. Nat Rev Neurol. 2013 Feb; 9(2):106-18. Epub 2013 Jan 08.
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  32. Li J, Kanekiyo T, Shinohara M, Zhang Y, LaDu MJ, Xu H, Bu G. Differential regulation of amyloid-beta endocytic trafficking and lysosomal degradation by apolipoprotein E isoforms. J Biol Chem. 2012 Dec 28; 287(53):44593-601. Epub 2012 Nov 06.
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  33. Youmans KL, Tai LM, Nwabuisi-Heath E, Jungbauer L, Kanekiyo T, Gan M, Kim J, Eimer WA, Estus S, Rebeck GW, Weeber EJ, Bu G, Yu C, Ladu MJ. APOE4-specific changes in Abeta accumulation in a new transgenic mouse model of Alzheimer disease. J Biol Chem. 2012 Dec 7; 287: (50)41774-86.
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  34. Kanekiyo T, Liu CC, Shinohara M, Li J, Bu G. LRP1 in brain vascular smooth muscle cells mediates local clearance of Alzheimer's amyloid-beta. J Neurosci. 2012 Nov 14; 32: (46)16458-65.
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  35. Watanabe H, Xia D, Kanekiyo T, Kelleher RJ 3rd, Shen J. Familial frontotemporal dementia-associated presenilin-1 c.548G>T mutation causes decreased mRNA expression and reduced presenilin function in knock-in mice. J Neurosci. 2012 Apr 11; 32(15):5085-96.
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  36. Youmans KL, Tai LM, Kanekiyo T, Stine WB Jr, Michon SC, Nwabuisi-Heath E, Manelli AM, Fu Y, Riordan S, Eimer WA, Binder L, Bu G, Yu C, Hartley DM, LaDu MJ. Intraneuronal Abeta detection in 5xFAD mice by a new Abeta-specific antibody. Mol Neurodegener. 2012; 7:8. Epub 2012 Mar 16.
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  37. Kanekiyo T, Zhang J, Liu Q, Liu CC, Zhang L, Bu G. Heparan sulphate proteoglycan and the low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 constitute major pathways for neuronal amyloid-beta uptake. J Neurosci. 2011 Feb 2; 31(5):1644-51.
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  38. Fuentealba RA, Liu Q, Zhang J, Kanekiyo T, Hu X, Lee JM, LaDu MJ, Bu G. Low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 (LRP1) mediates neuronal Abeta42 uptake and lysosomal trafficking. PLoS One. 2010; 5(7):e11884. Epub 2010 Jul 29
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  39. Fuentealba RA, Liu Q, Kanekiyo T, Zhang J, Bu G. Low density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 promotes anti-apoptotic signaling in neurons by activating Akt survival pathway. J Biol Chem. 2009 Dec 4; 284(49):34045-53. Epub 2009 Oct 08.
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  40. Kanekiyo T, Bu G. Receptor-associated protein interacts with amyloid-beta peptide and promotes its cellular uptake. J Biol Chem. 2009 Nov 27; 284(48):33352-9. Epub 2009 Oct 13.
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  41. Kanekiyo T, Bu G. LRP1 and cerebral amyloid angiopathy. Future Neurology. 2009; 4:55-65.
  42. Taniguchi H, Mohri I, Okabe-Arahori H, Kanekiyo T, Kagitani-Shimono K, Wada K, Urade Y, Nakayama M, Ozono K, Taniike M. Early induction of neuronal lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase after hypoxic-ischemic injury in developing brains. Neurosci Lett. 2007 Jun 8; 420(1):39-44. Epub 2007 Apr 11.
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  43. Mohri I, Kadoyama K, Kanekiyo T, Sato Y, Kagitani-Shimono K, Saito Y, Suzuki K, Kudo T, Takeda M, Urade Y, Murayama S, Taniike M. Hematopoietic prostaglandin D synthase and DP1 receptor are selectively upregulated in microglia and astrocytes within senile plaques from human patients and in a mouse model of Alzheimer disease. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2007 Jun; 66(6):469-80.
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  44. Taniguchi H, Mohri I, Okabe-Arahori H, Aritake K, Wada K, Kanekiyo T, Narumiya S, Nakayama M, Ozono K, Urade Y, Taniike M. Prostaglandin D2 protects neonatal mouse brain from hypoxic ischemic injury. J Neurosci. 2007 Apr 18; 27(16):4303-12.
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  45. Kanekiyo T, Ban T, Aritake K, Huang ZL, Qu WM, Okazaki I, Mohri I, Murayama S, Ozono K, Taniike M, Goto Y, Urade Y. Lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase/beta-trace is a major amyloid beta-chaperone in human cerebrospinal fluid. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Apr 10; 104(15):6412-7. Epub 2007 Apr 02.
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  46. Yamagishi Y, Miyagawa H, Wada K, Matsumoto S, Arahori H, Tamura A, Taniguchi H, Kanekiyo T, Sashihara J, Yoda T, Kitagawa M, Ozono K. CMV DNA detection in dried blood spots for diagnosing congenital CMV infection in Japan. J Med Virol. 2006 Jul; 78(7):923-5.
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  47. Mohri I, Taniike M, Okazaki I, Kagitani-Shimono K, Aritake K, Kanekiyo T, Yagi T, Takikita S, Kim HS, Urade Y, Suzuki K. Lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase is up-regulated in oligodendrocytes in lysosomal storage diseases and binds gangliosides. J Neurochem. 2006 May; 97(3):641-51. Epub 2006 Mar 3
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  48. Mohri I, Taniike M, Taniguchi H, Kanekiyo T, Aritake K, Inui T, Fukumoto N, Eguchi N, Kushi A, Sasai H, Kanaoka Y, Ozono K, Narumiya S, Suzuki K, Urade Y. Prostaglandin D2-mediated microglia/astrocyte interaction enhances astrogliosis and demyelination in twitcher. J Neurosci. 2006 Apr 19; 26(16):4383-93.
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  49. Kanekiyo T, Hara J, Matsuda-Hashii Y, Fujisaki H, Tokimasa S, Sawada A, Kubota K, Shimono K, Imai K, Ozono K. Tacrolimus-related encephalopathy following allogeneic stem cell transplantation in children. Int J Hematol. 2005 Apr; 81(3):264-8.
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