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    • Astrocytes refine cortical connectivity at dendritic spines. 

      Bhagat, S; Calakos, Nicole; Calhan, OY; Eroglu, C; Kim, IH; Patel, S; Pilaz, LJ; ... (14 authors) (Elife, 2014-12-17)
      During cortical synaptic development, thalamic axons must establish synaptic connections despite the presence of the more abundant intracortical projections. How thalamocortical synapses are formed and maintained in this ...
    • Neuroepithelial circuit formed by innervation of sensory enteroendocrine cells. 

      Bohórquez, Diego V; Calakos, Nicole; Erdmann, A; Kreger, AM; Liddle, Rodger Alan; Shahid, Rafiq; Wang, Fan; ... (8 authors) (J Clin Invest, 2015-02)
      Satiety and other core physiological functions are modulated by sensory signals arising from the surface of the gut. Luminal nutrients and bacteria stimulate epithelial biosensors called enteroendocrine cells. Despite being ...
    • Physical Activity in Early Parkinson Disease. 

      Mantri, Sneha; Fullard, Michelle E; Duda, John E; Morley, James F (Journal of Parkinson's disease, 2018-01)
      Physical activity and exercise improve outcomes in Parkinson disease (PD), however little is known about activity levels in early PD patients.We examined self-reported activity scores and examined associations with clinical ...
    • Pioglitazone in early Parkinson's disease: a phase 2, multicentre, double-blind, randomised trial. 

      Luo, Sheng (Lancet Neurol, 2015-08)
      BACKGROUND: A systematic assessment of potential disease-modifying compounds for Parkinson's disease concluded that pioglitazone could hold promise for the treatment of patients with this disease. We assessed the effect ...
    • State-level prevalence, health service use, and spending vary widely among Medicare beneficiaries with Parkinson disease. 

      Mantri, Sneha; Fullard, Michelle E; Beck, James; Willis, Allison W (NPJ Parkinson's disease, 2019-01-24)
      State-level variations in disease, healthcare utilization, and spending influence healthcare planning at federal and state levels and should be examined to understand national disparities in health outcomes. This descriptive ...