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Aimee Kao, MD, PhD

TitleAssociate Professor
SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
DepartmentNeurology
Address675 Nelson Rising Lane
San Francisco CA 94158
Phone415-502-7123
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    University of California, San FranciscoClinical Fellowship
    University of IowaM.D.2000College of Medicine

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    Understanding the molecular functions of progranulin and granulin in FTLD
    NIH/NINDS R01NS095257Sep 15, 2015 - Aug 31, 2020
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Genetic Approaches to Understanding Granulin Function
    NIH/NINDS R21NS082709Sep 1, 2013 - Aug 31, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Understanding Selective Neuronal Vulnerability in Parkinson's Disease
    NIH/NINDS K08NS059604Jul 1, 2007 - Jan 31, 2012
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Bettcher BM, Fitch R, Wynn MJ, Lalli MA, Elofson J, Jastrzab L, Mitic L, Miller ZA, Rabinovici GD, Miller BL, Kao A, Kosik KS, Kramer JH. MCP-1 and eotaxin-1 selectively and negatively associate with memory in MCI and Alzheimer's disease dementia phenotypes. Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2016; 3:91-7. PMID: 27453930.
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    2. Yang MD, Chang WS, Tsai CW, Wang MF, Chan YC, Chan KC, Lu MC, Kao A, Hsu CM, Bau DT. Inhibitory Effects of AVEMAR on Proliferation and Metastasis of Oral Cancer Cells. Nutr Cancer. 2016 Apr; 68(3):473-80. PMID: 27007465.
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    3. Salazar DA, Butler VJ, Argouarch AR, Hsu TY, Mason A, Nakamura A, McCurdy H, Cox D, Ng R, Pan G, Seeley WW, Miller BL, Kao A. The Progranulin Cleavage Products, Granulins, Exacerbate TDP-43 Toxicity and Increase TDP-43 Levels. J Neurosci. 2015 Jun 24; 35(25):9315-28. PMID: 26109656; PMCID: PMC4478251 [Available on 12/24/15].
    4. Wei SC, Tan YY, Weng MT, Lai LC, Hsiao JH, Chuang EY, Shun CT, Wu DC, Kao A, Chuang CS, Ni YH, Shieh MJ, Tung CC, Chen Y, Wang CY, Xavier RJ, Podolsky DK, Wong JM. SLCO3A1, A novel crohn's disease-associated gene, regulates nf-?B activity and associates with intestinal perforation. PLoS One. 2014; 9(6):e100515. PMID: 24945726; PMCID: PMC4063938.
    5. Chuang CH, Lin SH, Chen CY, Sheu BS, Kao A, Wang JD. Increasing incidence and lifetime risk of inflammatory bowel disease in Taiwan: a nationwide study in a low-endemic area 1998-2010. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Dec; 19(13):2815-9. PMID: 24141711.
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    6. Judy ME, Nakamura A, Huang A, Grant H, McCurdy H, Weiberth KF, Gao F, Coppola G, Kenyon C, Kao A. A shift to organismal stress resistance in programmed cell death mutants. PLoS Genet. 2013; 9(9):e1003714. PMID: 24068943; PMCID: PMC3778000.
    7. Boxer AL, Gold M, Huey E, Hu WT, Rosen H, Kramer J, Gao FB, Burton EA, Chow T, Kao A, Leavitt BR, Lamb B, Grether M, Knopman D, Cairns NJ, Mackenzie IR, Mitic L, Roberson ED, Van Kammen D, Cantillon M, Zahs K, Jackson G, Salloway S, Morris J, Tong G, Feldman H, Fillit H, Dickinson S, Khachaturian ZS, Sutherland M, Abushakra S, Lewcock J, Farese R, Kenet RO, Laferla F, Perrin S, Whitaker S, Honig L, Mesulam MM, Boeve B, Grossman M, Miller BL, Cummings JL. The advantages of frontotemporal degeneration drug development (part 2 of frontotemporal degeneration: the next therapeutic frontier). Alzheimers Dement. 2013 Mar; 9(2):189-98. PMID: 23062850; PMCID: PMC3562382.
    8. Boxer AL, Gold M, Huey E, Gao FB, Burton EA, Chow T, Kao A, Leavitt BR, Lamb B, Grether M, Knopman D, Cairns NJ, Mackenzie IR, Mitic L, Roberson ED, Van Kammen D, Cantillon M, Zahs K, Salloway S, Morris J, Tong G, Feldman H, Fillit H, Dickinson S, Khachaturian Z, Sutherland M, Farese R, Miller BL, Cummings J. Frontotemporal degeneration, the next therapeutic frontier: molecules and animal models for frontotemporal degeneration drug development. Alzheimers Dement. 2013 Mar; 9(2):176-88. PMID: 23043900; PMCID: PMC3542408.
    9. Kao A, Eisenhut RJ, Martens LH, Nakamura A, Huang A, Bagley JA, Zhou P, de Luis A, Neukomm LJ, Cabello J, Farese RV, Kenyon C. A neurodegenerative disease mutation that accelerates the clearance of apoptotic cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Mar 15; 108(11):4441-6. PMID: 21368173; PMCID: PMC3060230.
    10. Kao A, Racine CA, Quitania LC, Kramer JH, Christine CW, Miller BL. Cognitive and neuropsychiatric profile of the synucleinopathies: Parkinson disease, dementia with Lewy bodies, and multiple system atrophy. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2009 Oct-Dec; 23(4):365-70. PMID: 19935145; PMCID: PMC2886667.
    11. Kao A, Price RW. Chemokine receptors, neural progenitor cells, and the AIDS dementia complex. J Infect Dis. 2004 Jul 15; 190(2):211-5. PMID: 15216453.
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    12. Kao A, Yang C, Pessin JE. Functional comparison of the role of dynamin 2 splice variants on GLUT-4 endocytosis in 3T3L1 adipocytes. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2000 May; 278(5):E825-31. PMID: 10780938.
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    13. Duan D, Li Q, Kao A, Yue Y, Pessin JE, Engelhardt JF. Dynamin is required for recombinant adeno-associated virus type 2 infection. J Virol. 1999 Dec; 73(12):10371-6. PMID: 10559355; PMCID: PMC113092.
    14. Kao A, Noda Y, Johnson JH, Pessin JE, Saltiel AR. Aldolase mediates the association of F-actin with the insulin-responsive glucose transporter GLUT4. J Biol Chem. 1999 Jun 18; 274(25):17742-7. PMID: 10364216.
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    15. Summers SA, Kao A, Kohn AD, Backus GS, Roth RA, Pessin JE, Birnbaum MJ. The role of glycogen synthase kinase 3beta in insulin-stimulated glucose metabolism. J Biol Chem. 1999 Jun 18; 274(25):17934-40. PMID: 10364240.
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    16. Kao A, Ceresa BP, Santeler SR, Pessin JE. Expression of a dominant interfering dynamin mutant in 3T3L1 adipocytes inhibits GLUT4 endocytosis without affecting insulin signaling. J Biol Chem. 1998 Sep 25; 273(39):25450-7. PMID: 9738014.
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    17. Ceresa BP, Kao A, Santeler SR, Pessin JE. Inhibition of clathrin-mediated endocytosis selectively attenuates specific insulin receptor signal transduction pathways. Mol Cell Biol. 1998 Jul; 18(7):3862-70. PMID: 9632770; PMCID: PMC108970.
    18. Okada S, Kao A, Ceresa BP, Blaikie P, Margolis B, Pessin JE. The 66-kDa Shc isoform is a negative regulator of the epidermal growth factor-stimulated mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway. J Biol Chem. 1997 Oct 31; 272(44):28042-9. PMID: 9346957.
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    19. Kao A, Waters SB, Okada S, Pessin JE. Insulin stimulates the phosphorylation of the 66- and 52-kilodalton Shc isoforms by distinct pathways. Endocrinology. 1997 Jun; 138(6):2474-80. PMID: 9165038.
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    20. Waters SB, Chen D, Kao A, Okada S, Holt KH, Pessin JE. Insulin and epidermal growth factor receptors regulate distinct pools of Grb2-SOS in the control of Ras activation. J Biol Chem. 1996 Jul 26; 271(30):18224-30. PMID: 8663461.
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    21. Bearer EL, DeGiorgis JA, Bodner RA, Kao A, Reese TS. Evidence for myosin motors on organelles in squid axoplasm. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1993 Dec 1; 90(23):11252-6. PMID: 8248236; PMCID: PMC47960.
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