Selected Publications


  1. Huang H, Ng CY, Yu D, Zhai J, Lam Y, Soong TW (2014) Modest CaV1.342-selective inhibition by compound 8 is β-subunit dependent. Nature Commununications. 5:4481.
  2. Sajikumar S, Morris RG, Korte M (2014) Competition between recently potentiated synaptic inputs reveals a winner-take-all phase of synaptic tagging and capture. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 111(33):12217-21
  3. Li, L., Zhang C.W., P., Chen G.Y.J., Zhu, B., Y.W., Chai. C., Xu, Q., Tan, E.K., Kung, S.K.P., Lim, K.L.*, Yao, S.Q.* (2014) A Two-Photon Small Molecule Enzymatic Probe for Specific and Sensitive Detection of Monoamine Oxidase B Activity in Parkinson’s Disease Models. Nature Communications 13;5:3276 (*co-corresponding)
  4. Guo, T., Marmol, P., Moliner, A., Björnholm, M., Zhang, C., Shokat, K. M. and Ibáñez, C. F. (2014). Adipocyte ALK7 links nutrient overload to catecholamine resistance in obesity. eLife 3, e03245
  5. Do DV, Ueda J, Messerschmidt DM, Lorthongpanich C, Zhou Y, Feng B, Guo G, Lin PJ, Hossain MZ, Zhang W, Moh A, Wu Q, Robson P, Ng HH, Poellinger L, Knowles BB, Solter D, Fu XY (2013). A genetic and developmental pathway from STAT3 to the OCT4-NANOG circuit is essential for maintenance of ICM lineages in vivo. Genes Dev. 27(12):1378-90.
  6. Huang H, Tan BZ, Shen Y, Tao J, Jiang F, Sung YY, Ng CK, Raida M, Köhr G, Higuchi M, Fatemi-Shariatpanahi H, Harden B, Yue DT, Soong TW (2012). RNA editing of the IQ domain in Ca(v)1.3 channels modulates their Ca²⁺-dependent inactivation. Neuron. 2012 73(2):304-16.
  7. Poh KW, Yeo JF, Stohler CS, Ong WY (2012). Comprehensive gene expression profiling in the prefrontal cortex links immune activation and neutrophil infiltration to antinociception. J Neurosci. 32(1):35-45.
  8. Ng, C.H., Guan, M.S.H., Koh, C., Ouyang, X, Yu, F., Tan, E.K., O’Neill, S., Zhang, X., Chung, J., Lim, K.L. (2012) AMP kinase activation mitigates dopaminergic dysfunction & mitochondrial abnormalities in Drosophila models of Parkinson’s disease J. Neurosci. 32:14311–7.
  9. Charalampopoulos I, Vicario A, Pediaditakis I, Gravanis A, Simi A, Ibáñez CF (2012). Genetic dissection of neurotrophin signaling through the p75 neurotrophin receptor. Cell Rep. 2(6):1563-70.
  10. Ng, K-S, Leung H-W, Wong P.T-H and Low, C-M. (2012). Cleavage of the NR2B Subunit Amino Terminus of N-Methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) Receptor by Tissue Plasminogen Activator: Identification of the cleavage site and characterization of ifenprodil and glycine affinities on truncated NMDA receptor. J Biol Chem. 287:25520-25529.
  11. Schirmer, A., Fox, M., & Grandjean, D. (2012). On the spatial organization of sound processing in the human temporal lobe: A meta-analysis. Neuroimage, 63, 137-147.
  12. Lee, A., Mathuru, A.S., Teh, C., Kibat, C., Korzh, V., Penney, T.B., Jesuthasan, S. (2010). The habenula prevents helpless behavior in larval zebrafish. Current Biology, 20, 2211-2216.
  13. Lee AT, Ariffin MZ, Zhou M, Ye JZ, Moochhala SM, Khanna S (2011). Forebrain medial septum region facilitates nociception in a rat formalin model of inflammatory pain. Pain. 152(11):2528-42.
  14. Seet RC, Lee CY, Chan BP, Sharma VK, Teoh HL, Venketasubramanian N, Lim EC, Chong WL, Looi WF, Huang SH, Ong BK, Halliwell B (2011). Oxidative damage in ischemic stroke revealed using multiple biomarkers. Stroke. 42(8):2326-9.
  15. Sajikumar S, Korte M (2011). Metaplasticity governs compartmentalization of synaptic tagging and capture through brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) and protein kinase Mzeta (PKMzeta). Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 108(6):2551-6