Sign in to see private stats on your profile page — or add photo, interests, videos, mentoring, etc.

    Alexandra Nelson, MD, PhD

    TitleAssistant Professor
    SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
    DepartmentNeurology
    Address675 Nelson Rising Lane
    San Francisco CA 94158
    vCardDownload vCard

      Collapse Bibliographic 
      Collapse Publications
      Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Researchers can login to make corrections and additions, or contact us for help.
      List All   |   Timeline
      1. Kharkwal G, Brami-Cherrier K, Lizardi-Ortiz JE, Nelson AB, Ramos M, Del Barrio D, Sulzer D, Kreitzer AC, Borrelli E. Parkinsonism Driven by Antipsychotics Originates from Dopaminergic Control of Striatal Cholinergic Interneurons. Neuron. 2016 Jul 6; 91(1):67-78. PMID: 27387649.
        View in: PubMed
      2. Guterman EL, Yurgionas B, Nelson AB. Pearls & Oy-sters: Episodic ataxia type 2: Case report and review of the literature. Neurology. 2016 Jun 7; 86(23):e239-41. PMID: 27272039.
        View in: PubMed
      3. Girasole AE, Nelson AB. Bridging the Gap: Muscarinic M4 Receptors Promote Striatal Plasticity in Health and Disease. Neuron. 2015 Nov 18; 88(4):621-3. PMID: 26590337.
        View in: PubMed
      4. Nelson AB, Bussert TG, Kreitzer AC, Seal RP. Striatal cholinergic neurotransmission requires VGLUT3. J Neurosci. 2014 Jun 25; 34(26):8772-7. PMID: 24966377; PMCID: PMC4069355.
      5. Nelson AB, Hammack N, Yang CF, Shah NM, Seal RP, Kreitzer AC. Striatal cholinergic interneurons Drive GABA release from dopamine terminals. Neuron. 2014 Apr 2; 82(1):63-70. PMID: 24613418; PMCID: PMC3976769.
      6. Nelson AB, Kreitzer AC. Reassessing models of basal ganglia function and dysfunction. Annu Rev Neurosci. 2014; 37:117-35. PMID: 25032493; PMCID: PMC4416475.
      7. Vossel KA, Beagle AJ, Rabinovici GD, Shu H, Lee SE, Naasan G, Hegde M, Cornes SB, Henry ML, Nelson AB, Seeley WW, Geschwind MD, Gorno-Tempini ML, Shih T, Kirsch HE, Garcia PA, Miller BL, Mucke L. Seizures and epileptiform activity in the early stages of Alzheimer disease. JAMA Neurol. 2013 Sep 1; 70(9):1158-66. PMID: 23835471; PMCID: PMC4013391.
      8. Andrews-Zwilling Y, Gillespie AK, Kravitz AV, Nelson AB, Devidze N, Lo I, Yoon SY, Bien-Ly N, Ring K, Zwilling D, Potter GB, Rubenstein JL, Kreitzer AC, Huang Y. Hilar GABAergic interneuron activity controls spatial learning and memory retrieval. PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e40555. PMID: 22792368; PMCID: PMC3390383.
      9. Nelson AB, Hang GB, Grueter BA, Pascoli V, Luscher C, Malenka RC, Kreitzer AC. A comparison of striatal-dependent behaviors in wild-type and hemizygous Drd1a and Drd2 BAC transgenic mice. J Neurosci. 2012 Jul 4; 32(27):9119-23. PMID: 22764221; PMCID: PMC3420343.
      10. Gittis AH, Nelson AB, Thwin MT, Palop JJ, Kreitzer AC. Distinct roles of GABAergic interneurons in the regulation of striatal output pathways. J Neurosci. 2010 Feb 10; 30(6):2223-34. PMID: 20147549; PMCID: PMC2836801.
      11. Gelfand JM, Nelson AB, Fross RD, Glass GA. Speech-activated myoclonus masquerading as stuttering. Neurology. 2009 Jun 2; 72(22):1964. PMID: 19487657.
        View in: PubMed
      12. Nelson AB, Gittis AH, du Lac S. Decreases in CaMKII activity trigger persistent potentiation of intrinsic excitability in spontaneously firing vestibular nucleus neurons. Neuron. 2005 May 19; 46(4):623-31. PMID: 15944130.
        View in: PubMed
      13. Nelson AB, Krispel CM, Sekirnjak C, du Lac S. Long-lasting increases in intrinsic excitability triggered by inhibition. Neuron. 2003 Oct 30; 40(3):609-20. PMID: 14642283.
        View in: PubMed
      14. Smith MR, Nelson AB, Du Lac S. Regulation of firing response gain by calcium-dependent mechanisms in vestibular nucleus neurons. J Neurophysiol. 2002 Apr; 87(4):2031-42. PMID: 11929921.
        View in: PubMed
      Alexandra's Networks
      Related Concepts
      Derived automatically from this person's publications.
      _
      Co-Authors
      People in Profiles who have published with this person.
      _
      Related Authors
      People who share related concepts with this person.
      _
      Back to TOP