Publications

Dominguez MH, Ayoub AE and Rakic P: POU-III transcription factors (Brn1, Brn2, and Oct6) influence neurogenesis, molecular identity, and migratory destination of upper-layer cells of the cerebral cortex. Cereb Cortex. 2013 Nov;23 (11) :2632-43. Epub 2012 Aug 14. PMID: 22892427


Torii M, Hackett TA, Rakic P, Levitt P and Polley DB: EphA signaling impacts development of topographic connectivity in auditory corticofugal systems. Cereb Cortex. 2013 Apr;23 (4) :775-85. Epub 2012 Apr 5. PMID: 22490549


Torii M, Rakic P and Levitt P: Role of EphA/ephrin--a signaling in the development of topographic maps in mouse corticothalamic projections. J Comp Neurol. 2013 Feb 15;521 (3) :626-37. PMID: 22821544

Liu X, Sun L, Torii M and Rakic P: Connexin 43 controls the multipolar phase of neuronal migration to the cerebral cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 May 22;109 (21) :8280-5. Epub 2012 May 7. PMID: 22566616


Kwan KY, Lam MM, Johnson MB, Dube U, Shim S, Rašin MR, Sousa AM, Fertuzinhos S, Chen JG, Arellano JI, Chan DW, Pletikos M, Vasung L, Rowitch DH, Huang EJ, Schwartz ML, Willemsen R, Oostra BA, Rakic P, Heffer M, Kostović I, Judaš M and Sestan N: Species-dependent posttranscriptional regulation of NOS1 by FMRP in the developing cerebral cortex. Cell. 2012 May 11;149 (4) :899-911. PMID: 22579290


Arellano JI, Guadiana SM, Breunig JJ, Rakic P and Sarkisian MR: Development and distribution of neuronal cilia in mouse neocortex. J Comp Neurol. 2012 Mar 1;520 (4) :848-73. PMID: 22020803

Duque A and Rakic P: Different effects of bromodeoxyuridine and [3H]thymidine incorporation into DNA on cell proliferation, position, and fate. J Neurosci. 2011 Oct 19;31 (42) :15205-17. PMID: 22016554


Ayoub AE, Oh S, Xie Y, Leng J, Cotney J, Dominguez MH, Noonan JP and Rakic P: Transcriptional programs in transient embryonic zones of the cerebral cortex defined by high-resolution mRNA sequencing. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Sep 6;108 (36) :14950-5. Epub 2011 Aug 22. PMID: 21873192


Breunig JJ, Haydar TF and Rakic P: Neural stem cells: historical perspective and future prospects. Neuron. 2011 May 26;70 (4) :614-25. PMID: 21609820


Breunig JJ and Rakic P: Coordinating migratory neuron polarization by numb-ing communication. Dev Cell. 2011 May 17;20 (5) :578-80. PMID: 21571215


Hashimoto-Torii K, Kawasawa YI, Kuhn A and Rakic P: Combined transcriptome analysis of fetal human and mouse cerebral cortex exposed to alcohol. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Mar 8;108 (10) :4212-7. Epub 2011 Feb 22. PMID: 21368140


Imamura F, Ayoub AE, Rakic P and Greer CA: Timing of neurogenesis is a determinant of olfactory circuitry. Nat Neurosci. 2011 Mar;14 (3) :331-7. Epub 2011 Feb 6. PMID: 21297629

Breunig JJ and Rakic P: Profiling identifies precursor suspects: notch family again! Cell Stem Cell. 2010 May 7;6 (5) :401-2. PMID: 20452310


Liu X, Hashimoto-Torii K, Torii M, Ding C and Rakic P: Gap junctions/hemichannels modulate interkinetic nuclear migration in the forebrain precursors. J Neurosci. 2010 Mar 24;30 (12) :4197-209. PMID: 20335455

Rakic P: Evolution of the neocortex: a perspective from developmental biology. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2009 Oct;10 (10) :724-35. PMID: 19763105


Torii M, Hashimoto-Torii K, Levitt P and Rakic P: Integration of neuronal clones in the radial cortical columns by EphA and ephrin-A signalling. Nature. 2009 Sep 24;461 (7263) :524-8. Epub 2009 Sep 16. PMID: 19759535


Selemon LD, Begović A and Rakic P: Selective reduction of neuron number and volume of the mediodorsal nucleus of the thalamus in macaques following irradiation at early gestational ages. J Comp Neurol. 2009 Aug 1;515 (4) :454-64. PMID: 19459221


Letinic K, Sebastian R, Toomre D and Rakic P: Exocyst is involved in polarized cell migration and cerebral cortical development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Jul 7;106 (27) :11342-7. Epub 2009 Jun 19. PMID: 19549839


Morozov YM, Torii M and Rakic P: Origin, early commitment, migratory routes, and destination of cannabinoid type 1 receptor-containing interneurons. Cereb Cortex. 2009 Jul;19 Suppl 1 :i78-89. Epub 2009 Apr 3. PMID: 19346272


Rakic P, Ayoub AE, Breunig JJ and Dominguez MH: Decision by division: making cortical maps. Trends Neurosci. 2009 May;32 (5) :291-301. Epub 2009 Apr 18. PMID: 19380167

Rakic P: Confusing cortical columns. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Aug 26;105 (34) :12099-100. Epub 2008 Aug 20. PMID: 18715998


Liu X, Hashimoto-Torii K, Torii M, Haydar TF and Rakic P: The role of ATP signaling in the migration of intermediate neuronal progenitors to the neocortical subventricular zone. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Aug 19;105 (33) :11802-7. Epub 2008 Aug 8. PMID: 18689674


Dominguez MH and Rakic P: Neuroanatomy of the FGF system. J Comp Neurol. 2008 Jul 10;509 (2) :141-3. PMID: 18459136


Town T, Breunig JJ, Sarkisian MR, Spilianakis C, Ayoub AE, Liu X, Ferrandino AF, Gallagher AR, Li MO, Rakic P and Flavell RA: The stumpy gene is required for mammalian ciliogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Feb 26;105 (8) :2853-8. Epub 2008 Feb 19. PMID: 18287022


Sarkisian MR, Bartley CM and Rakic P: Trouble making the first move: interpreting arrested neuronal migration in the cerebral cortex. Trends Neurosci. 2008 Feb;31 (2) :54-61. Epub 2008 Jan 16. PMID: 18201775

Breunig JJ, Silbereis J, Vaccarino FM, Sestan N and Rakic P: Notch regulates cell fate and dendrite morphology of newborn neurons in the postnatal dentate gyrus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Dec 18;104 (51) :20558-63. Epub 2007 Dec 11. PMID: 18077357


Breunig JJ, Arellano JI, Macklis JD and Rakic P: Everything that glitters isn't gold: a critical review of postnatal neural precursor analyses. Cell Stem Cell. 2007 Dec 13;1 (6) :612-27. PMID: 18371403


Rakic P: The radial edifice of cortical architecture: from neuronal silhouettes to genetic engineering. Brain Res Rev. 2007 Oct;55 (2) :204-19. Epub 2007 Mar 31. PMID: 17467805


Rakic P: Forward to the special issue on the prefrontal cortex and working memory: in memory of Patricia S. Goldman-Rakic. Cereb Cortex. 2007 Sep;17 Suppl 1 :i1-3. PMID: 17725992


Rasin MR, Gazula VR, Breunig JJ, Kwan KY, Johnson MB, Liu-Chen S, Li HS, Jan LY, Jan YN, Rakic P and Sestan N: Numb and Numbl are required for maintenance of cadherin-based adhesion and polarity of neural progenitors. Nat Neurosci. 2007 Jul;10 (7) :819-27. Epub 2007 Jun 24. PMID: 17589506


Rakic P, Hashimoto-Torii K and Sarkisian MR: Genetic determinants of neuronal migration in the cerebral cortex. Novartis Found Symp. 2007;288 :45-53; discussion 53-8, 96-8. PMID: 18494251

Sarkisian MR, Bartley CM, Chi H, Nakamura F, Hashimoto-Torii K, Torii M, Flavell RA and Rakic P: MEKK4 signaling regulates filamin expression and neuronal migration. Neuron. 2006 Dec 7;52 (5) :789-801. PMID: 17145501


Janusonis S, Anderson GM, Shifrovich I and Rakic P: Ontogeny of brain and blood serotonin levels in 5-HT receptor knockout mice: potential relevance to the neurobiology of autism. J Neurochem. 2006 Nov;99 (3) :1019-31. Epub 2006 Sep 18. PMID: 16981893


Paspalas CD, Rakic P and Goldman-Rakic PS: Internalization of D2 dopamine receptors is clathrin-dependent and select to dendro-axonic appositions in primate prefrontal cortex. Eur J Neurosci. 2006 Sep;24 (5) :1395-403. PMID: 16987224


Rakic P: Neuroscience. No more cortical neurons for you. Science. 2006 Aug 18;313 (5789) :928-9. PMID: 16917050


Rakic P: A century of progress in corticoneurogenesis: from silver impregnation to genetic engineering. Cereb Cortex. 2006 Jul;16 Suppl 1 :i3-17. PMID: 16766705


Morozov YM, Ayoub AE and Rakic P: Translocation of synaptically connected interneurons across the dentate gyrus of the early postnatal rat hippocampus. J Neurosci. 2006 May 10;26 (19) :5017-27. PMID: 16687493

Rakic P: Vive la difference! Neuron. 2005 Aug 4;47 (3) :323-5. PMID: 16055054


Chi H, Sarkisian MR, Rakic P and Flavell RA: Loss of mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase kinase 4 (MEKK4) results in enhanced apoptosis and defective neural tube development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Mar 8;102 (10) :3846-51. Epub 2005 Feb 24. PMID: 15731347


Selemon LD, Wang L, Nebel MB, Csernansky JG, Goldman-Rakic PS and Rakic P: Direct and indirect effects of fetal irradiation on cortical gray and white matter volume in the macaque. Biol Psychiatry. 2005 Jan 1;57 (1) :83-90. PMID: 15607304