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Bob Farese, MD

Title(s)PROFESSOR IN RESIDENCE - FY, Gladstone Institutes
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Phone415-734-2000
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    Collapse Biography 
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    University of California, San FranciscoResidency School of Medicine

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    EDUCATION
    University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, B.S., 1981 (Chemistry)
    Vanderbilt Medical School, Nashville, TN, M.D., 1985


    POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING
    Internship And Residency
    1985–1988 Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Affiliated Hospitals, Denver, CO
    1988–1989 Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Affiliated Hospitals,
    Denver, CO

    FELLOWSHIPS
    1989–1992 Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, UCSF
    1990–1992 Postdoctoral Fellow, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

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    2014 Lipoprotein Metabolism Gordon Research Conference and Gordon Research Semina
    NIH R13HL123268Jun 10, 2014 - May 31, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Physiology of Lipid Droplets and Triglyceride Storage
    NIH R01DK101579May 1, 2014 - Apr 30, 2019
    Role: Principal Investigator
    The Mechanisms of Lipid Droplet Formation and Regulation
    NIH R01GM099844Mar 1, 2012 - Nov 30, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Role of DGAT in Triacyglycerol Metabolism
    NIH R56DK056084Sep 30, 2010 - Aug 31, 2011
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Enhancing Progranulin Expression - a Therapy for Frontotemporal Dementia
    NIH RC1NS068697Sep 30, 2009 - Aug 31, 2011
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Functional Analysis of MGAT Enzymes
    NIH R01DK077233Aug 1, 2007 - Oct 31, 2011
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Identification of Genes that Regulate Cellular Lipid Storage
    NIH R21DK078254Apr 20, 2007 - Mar 31, 2009
    Role: Principal Investigator
    New Approaches to Dementia Heterogeneity
    NIH/NIA P50AG023501Apr 1, 2004 - Mar 31, 2019
    Role: Co-Investigator
    Triglyceride Synthesis and Lipotoxicity
    NIH R01DK065599Apr 15, 2003 - Mar 31, 2007
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Role of DGAT in Triacyglycerol Metabolism
    NIH R01DK056084May 1, 2000 - Jul 31, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Investigation of ACAT Functions Using Knockout
    NIH R01HL057170Feb 1, 1997 - Jan 31, 2008
    Role: Principal Investigator
    LIPOPROTEIN STRUCTURE/FUNCTION IN CHOLESTEROL METABOLISM
    NIH/NHLBI P01HL041633Feb 1, 1989 - Jan 31, 2005
    Role: Co-Investigator

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    1. Farese RV, Sajan MP. Atypical PKC: therapeutic target for Alzheimer's? Aging (Albany NY). 2018 Dec 20. PMID: 30573704.
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    2. Fanning S, Haque A, Imberdis T, Baru V, Barrasa MI, Nuber S, Termine D, Ramalingam N, Ho GPH, Noble T, Sandoe J, Lou Y, Landgraf D, Freyzon Y, Newby G, Soldner F, Terry-Kantor E, Kim TE, Hofbauer HF, Becuwe M, Jaenisch R, Pincus D, Clish CB, Walther TC, Farese RV, Srinivasan S, Welte MA, Kohlwein SD, Dettmer U, Lindquist S, Selkoe D. Lipidomic Analysis of a-Synuclein Neurotoxicity Identifies Stearoyl CoA Desaturase as a Target for Parkinson Treatment. Mol Cell. 2018 Dec 01. PMID: 30527540.
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    3. Sui X, Arlt H, Brock KP, Lai ZW, DiMaio F, Marks DS, Liao M, Farese RV, Walther TC. Cryo-electron microscopy structure of the lipid droplet-formation protein seipin. J Cell Biol. 2018 Dec 03; 217(12):4080-4091. PMID: 30327422.
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    4. Nguyen AD, Nguyen TA, Singh RK, Eberlé D, Zhang J, Abate JP, Robles A, Koliwad S, Huang EJ, Maxfield FR, Walther TC, Farese RV. Progranulin in the hematopoietic compartment protects mice from atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2018 Oct; 277:145-154. PMID: 30212683.
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    5. Jayson CBK, Arlt H, Fischer AW, Lai ZW, Farese RV, Walther TC. Rab18 is not necessary for lipid droplet biogenesis or turnover in human mammary carcinoma cells. Mol Biol Cell. 2018 Aug 15; 29(17):2045-2054. PMID: 29949452.
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    6. Nguyen AD, Nguyen TA, Zhang J, Devireddy S, Zhou P, Karydas AM, Xu X, Miller BL, Rigo F, Ferguson SM, Huang EJ, Walther TC, Farese RV. Murine knockin model for progranulin-deficient frontotemporal dementia with nonsense-mediated mRNA decay. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 03 20; 115(12):E2849-E2858. PMID: 29511098.
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    7. Li Z, Lai ZW, Christiano R, Gazos-Lopes F, Walther TC, Farese RV. Global Analyses of Selective Insulin Resistance in Hepatocytes Caused by Palmitate Lipotoxicity. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2018 May; 17(5):836-849. PMID: 29414761.
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    8. Prévost C, Sharp ME, Kory N, Lin Q, Voth GA, Farese RV, Walther TC. Mechanism and Determinants of Amphipathic Helix-Containing Protein Targeting to Lipid Droplets. Dev Cell. 2018 Jan 08; 44(1):73-86.e4. PMID: 29316443.
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    9. Inloes JM, Kiosses WB, Wang H, Walther TC, Farese RV, Cravatt BF. Functional Contribution of the Spastic Paraplegia-Related Triglyceride Hydrolase DDHD2 to the Formation and Content of Lipid Droplets. Biochemistry. 2018 Feb 06; 57(5):827-838. PMID: 29278326.
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    10. Sajan MP, Lee MC, Foufelle F, Sajan J, Cleland C, Farese RV. Coordinated regulation of hepatic FoxO1, PGC-1a and SREBP-1c facilitates insulin action and resistance. Cell Signal. 2018 Mar; 43:62-70. PMID: 29269047.
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    11. Sajan MP, Hansen BC, Higgs MG, Kahn CR, Braun U, Leitges M, Park CR, Diamond DM, Farese RV. Atypical PKC, PKC?/?, activates ß-secretase and increases Aß1-40/42 and phospho-tau in mouse brain and isolated neuronal cells, and may link hyperinsulinemia and other aPKC activators to development of pathological and memory abnormalities in Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiol Aging. 2018 01; 61:225-237. PMID: 29032894.
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    12. Sha SJ, Miller ZA, Min SW, Zhou Y, Brown J, Mitic LL, Karydas A, Koestler M, Tsai R, Corbetta-Rastelli C, Lin S, Hare E, Fields S, Fleischmann KE, Powers R, Fitch R, Martens LH, Shamloo M, Fagan AM, Farese RV, Pearlman R, Seeley W, Miller BL, Gan L, Boxer AL. An 8-week, open-label, dose-finding study of nimodipine for the treatment of progranulin insufficiency from GRN gene mutations. Alzheimers Dement (N Y). 2017 Nov; 3(4):507-512. PMID: 29124108.
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    13. Walther TC, Chung J, Farese RV. Lipid Droplet Biogenesis. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. 2017 10 06; 33:491-510. PMID: 28793795.
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    14. Chitraju C, Mejhert N, Haas JT, Diaz-Ramirez LG, Grueter CA, Imbriglio JE, Pinto S, Koliwad SK, Walther TC, Farese RV. Triglyceride Synthesis by DGAT1 Protects Adipocytes from Lipid-Induced ER Stress during Lipolysis. Cell Metab. 2017 Aug 01; 26(2):407-418.e3. PMID: 28768178.
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    15. Krabbe G, Minami SS, Etchegaray JI, Taneja P, Djukic B, Davalos D, Le D, Lo I, Zhan L, Reichert MC, Sayed F, Merlini M, Ward ME, Perry DC, Lee SE, Sias A, Parkhurst CN, Gan WB, Akassoglou K, Miller BL, Farese RV, Gan L. Microglial NF?B-TNFa hyperactivation induces obsessive-compulsive behavior in mouse models of progranulin-deficient frontotemporal dementia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 05 09; 114(19):5029-5034. PMID: 28438992.
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    16. Gluchowski NL, Becuwe M, Walther TC, Farese RV. Lipid droplets and liver disease: from basic biology to clinical implications. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Jun; 14(6):343-355. PMID: 28428634.
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    17. Gluchowski NL, Chitraju C, Picoraro JA, Mejhert N, Pinto S, Xin W, Kamin DS, Winter HS, Chung WK, Walther TC, Farese RV. Identification and characterization of a novel DGAT1 missense mutation associated with congenital diarrhea. J Lipid Res. 2017 Jun; 58(6):1230-1237. PMID: 28373485.
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    18. Dorfman MD, Krull JE, Scarlett JM, Guyenet SJ, Sajan MP, Damian V, Nguyen HT, Leitges M, Morton GJ, Farese RV, Schwartz MW, Thaler JP. Deletion of Protein Kinase C ? in POMC Neurons Predisposes to Diet-Induced Obesity. Diabetes. 2017 04; 66(4):920-934. PMID: 28073831.
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    19. Kory N, Grond S, Kamat SS, Li Z, Krahmer N, Chitraju C, Zhou P, Fröhlich F, Semova I, Ejsing C, Zechner R, Cravatt BF, Farese RV, Walther TC. Mice lacking lipid droplet-associated hydrolase, a gene linked to human prostate cancer, have normal cholesterol ester metabolism. J Lipid Res. 2017 01; 58(1):226-235. PMID: 27836991.
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    20. Fröhlich F, Olson DK, Christiano R, Farese RV, Walther TC. Proteomic and phosphoproteomic analyses of yeast reveal the global cellular response to sphingolipid depletion. Proteomics. 2016 11; 16(21):2759-2763. PMID: 27717283.
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    21. Wang H, Becuwe M, Housden BE, Chitraju C, Porras AJ, Graham MM, Liu XN, Thiam AR, Savage DB, Agarwal AK, Garg A, Olarte MJ, Lin Q, Fröhlich F, Hannibal-Bach HK, Upadhyayula S, Perrimon N, Kirchhausen T, Ejsing CS, Walther TC, Farese RV. Seipin is required for converting nascent to mature lipid droplets. Elife. 2016 Aug 26; 5. PMID: 27564575.
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    22. Tsokas P, Hsieh C, Yao Y, Lesburguères E, Wallace EJC, Tcherepanov A, Jothianandan D, Hartley BR, Pan L, Rivard B, Farese RV, Sajan MP, Bergold PJ, Hernández AI, Cottrell JE, Shouval HZ, Fenton AA, Sacktor TC. Compensation for PKM? in long-term potentiation and spatial long-term memory in mutant mice. Elife. 2016 05 17; 5. PMID: 27187150.
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    23. Lui H, Zhang J, Makinson SR, Cahill MK, Kelley KW, Huang HY, Shang Y, Oldham MC, Martens LH, Gao F, Coppola G, Sloan SA, Hsieh CL, Kim CC, Bigio EH, Weintraub S, Mesulam MM, Rademakers R, Mackenzie IR, Seeley WW, Karydas A, Miller BL, Borroni B, Ghidoni R, Farese RV, Paz JT, Barres BA, Huang EJ. Progranulin Deficiency Promotes Circuit-Specific Synaptic Pruning by Microglia via Complement Activation. Cell. 2016 May 05; 165(4):921-35. PMID: 27114033.
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    24. Kory N, Farese RV, Walther TC. Targeting Fat: Mechanisms of Protein Localization to Lipid Droplets. Trends Cell Biol. 2016 07; 26(7):535-546. PMID: 26995697; PMCID: PMC4976449 [Available on 07/01/17].
    25. Sajan M, Hansen B, Ivey R, Sajan J, Ari C, Song S, Braun U, Leitges M, Farese-Higgs M, Farese RV. Brain Insulin Signaling Is Increased in Insulin-Resistant States and Decreases in FOXOs and PGC-1a and Increases in Aß1-40/42 and Phospho-Tau May Abet Alzheimer Development. Diabetes. 2016 07; 65(7):1892-903. PMID: 26895791; PMCID: PMC4915579 [Available on 07/01/17].
    26. Agarwal AK, Tunison K, Dalal JS, Yen CL, Farese RV, Horton JD, Garg A. Mogat1 deletion does not ameliorate hepatic steatosis in lipodystrophic (Agpat2-/-) or obese (ob/ob) mice. J Lipid Res. 2016 Apr; 57(4):616-30. PMID: 26880786; PMCID: PMC4808770 [Available on 04/01/17].
    27. Farese RV, Walther TC. Lipid droplets go nuclear. J Cell Biol. 2016 Jan 04; 212(1):7-8. PMID: 26728852; PMCID: PMC4700486.
    28. Yu H, Fujii NL, Toyoda T, An D, Farese RV, Leitges M, Hirshman MF, Mul JD, Goodyear LJ. Contraction stimulates muscle glucose uptake independent of atypical PKC. Physiol Rep. 2015 Nov; 3(11). PMID: 26564060; PMCID: PMC4673624.
    29. Fröhlich F, Petit C, Kory N, Christiano R, Hannibal-Bach HK, Graham M, Liu X, Ejsing CS, Farese RV, Walther TC. The GARP complex is required for cellular sphingolipid homeostasis. Elife. 2015 Sep 10; 4. PMID: 26357016; PMCID: PMC4600884.
    30. Sajan MP, Ivey RA, Farese RV. BMI-related progression of atypical PKC-dependent aberrations in insulin signaling through IRS-1, Akt, FoxO1 and PGC-1a in livers of obese and type 2 diabetic humans. Metabolism. 2015 Nov; 64(11):1454-65. PMID: 26386696; PMCID: PMC4576742 [Available on 11/01/16].
    31. Kory N, Thiam AR, Farese RV, Walther TC. Protein Crowding Is a Determinant of Lipid Droplet Protein Composition. Dev Cell. 2015 Aug 10; 34(3):351-63. PMID: 26212136; PMCID: PMC4536137.
    32. Zhang N, Liang H, Farese RV, Li J, Musi N, Hussey SE. Pharmacological TLR4 Inhibition Protects against Acute and Chronic Fat-Induced Insulin Resistance in Rats. PLoS One. 2015; 10(7):e0132575. PMID: 26196892; PMCID: PMC4510579.
    33. Sajan MP, Ivey RA, Lee MC, Farese RV. Hepatic insulin resistance in ob/ob mice involves increases in ceramide, aPKC activity, and selective impairment of Akt-dependent FoxO1 phosphorylation. J Lipid Res. 2015 Jan; 56(1):70-80. PMID: 25395359; PMCID: PMC4274073.
    34. Camus G, Schweiger M, Herker E, Harris C, Kondratowicz AS, Tsou CL, Farese RV, Herath K, Previs SF, Roddy TP, Pinto S, Zechner R, Ott M. The hepatitis C virus core protein inhibits adipose triglyceride lipase (ATGL)-mediated lipid mobilization and enhances the ATGL interaction with comparative gene identification 58 (CGI-58) and lipid droplets. J Biol Chem. 2014 Dec 26; 289(52):35770-80. PMID: 25381252; PMCID: PMC4276846.
    35. Mul JD, Begg DP, Haller AM, Pressler JW, Sorrell J, Woods SC, Farese RV, Seeley RJ, Sandoval DA. MGAT2 deficiency and vertical sleeve gastrectomy have independent metabolic effects in the mouse. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Dec 01; 307(11):E1065-72. PMID: 25315695; PMCID: PMC4254982.
    36. Farese RV, Lee MC, Sajan MP. Atypical PKC: a target for treating insulin-resistant disorders of obesity, the metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Expert Opin Ther Targets. 2014 Oct; 18(10):1163-75. PMID: 25213731.
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    37. Minami SS, Min SW, Krabbe G, Wang C, Zhou Y, Asgarov R, Li Y, Martens LH, Elia LP, Ward ME, Mucke L, Farese RV, Gan L. Progranulin protects against amyloid ß deposition and toxicity in Alzheimer's disease mouse models. Nat Med. 2014 Oct; 20(10):1157-64. PMID: 25261995; PMCID: PMC4196723.
    38. Ward ME, Taubes A, Chen R, Miller BL, Sephton CF, Gelfand JM, Minami S, Boscardin J, Martens LH, Seeley WW, Yu G, Herz J, Filiano AJ, Arrant AE, Roberson ED, Kraft TW, Farese RV, Green A, Gan L. Early retinal neurodegeneration and impaired Ran-mediated nuclear import of TDP-43 in progranulin-deficient FTLD. J Exp Med. 2014 Sep 22; 211(10):1937-45. PMID: 25155018; PMCID: PMC4172214.
    39. Liu L, Trent CM, Fang X, Son NH, Jiang H, Blaner WS, Hu Y, Yin YX, Farese RV, Homma S, Turnbull AV, Eriksson JW, Hu SL, Ginsberg HN, Huang LS, Goldberg IJ. Cardiomyocyte-specific loss of diacylglycerol acyltransferase 1 (DGAT1) reproduces the abnormalities in lipids found in severe heart failure. J Biol Chem. 2014 Oct 24; 289(43):29881-91. PMID: 25157099; PMCID: PMC4207999.
    40. Ivey RA, Sajan MP, Farese RV. Requirements for pseudosubstrate arginine residues during autoinhibition and phosphatidylinositol 3,4,5-(PO4)3-dependent activation of atypical PKC. J Biol Chem. 2014 Sep 05; 289(36):25021-30. PMID: 25035426; PMCID: PMC4155669.
    41. Farese RV, Lee MC, Sajan MP. Hepatic Atypical Protein Kinase C: An Inherited Survival-Longevity Gene that Now Fuels Insulin-Resistant Syndromes of Obesity, the Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. J Clin Med. 2014 Jul 07; 3(3):724-40. PMID: 26237474; PMCID: PMC4449650.
    42. Fu D, Yu Y, Folick A, Currie E, Farese RV, Tsai TH, Xie XS, Wang MC. In vivo metabolic fingerprinting of neutral lipids with hyperspectral stimulated Raman scattering microscopy. J Am Chem Soc. 2014 Jun 18; 136(24):8820-8. PMID: 24869754; PMCID: PMC4073829.
    43. Sajan MP, Ivey RA, Lee M, Mastorides S, Jurczak MJ, Samuels VT, Shulman GI, Braun U, Leitges M, Farese RV. PKC? haploinsufficiency prevents diabetes by a mechanism involving alterations in hepatic enzymes. Mol Endocrinol. 2014 Jul; 28(7):1097-107. PMID: 24877563; PMCID: PMC4075159.
    44. Currie E, Guo X, Christiano R, Chitraju C, Kory N, Harrison K, Haas J, Walther TC, Farese RV. High confidence proteomic analysis of yeast LDs identifies additional droplet proteins and reveals connections to dolichol synthesis and sterol acetylation. J Lipid Res. 2014 07; 55(7):1465-77. PMID: 24868093.
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    45. Wilfling F, Haas JT, Walther TC, Farese RV. Lipid droplet biogenesis. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2014 Aug; 29:39-45. PMID: 24736091; PMCID: PMC4526149.
    46. Sajan MP, Acevedo-Duncan ME, Standaert ML, Ivey RA, Lee M, Farese RV. Akt-dependent phosphorylation of hepatic FoxO1 is compartmentalized on a WD40/ProF scaffold and is selectively inhibited by aPKC in early phases of diet-induced obesity. Diabetes. 2014 Aug; 63(8):2690-701. PMID: 24705403; PMCID: PMC4113067.
    47. Wilfling F, Thiam AR, Olarte MJ, Wang J, Beck R, Gould TJ, Allgeyer ES, Pincet F, Bewersdorf J, Farese RV, Walther TC. Arf1/COPI machinery acts directly on lipid droplets and enables their connection to the ER for protein targeting. Elife. 2014; 3:e01607. PMID: 24497546; PMCID: PMC3913038.
    48. Thiam AR, Farese RV, Walther TC. The biophysics and cell biology of lipid droplets. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2013 Dec; 14(12):775-86. PMID: 24220094; PMCID: PMC4526153.
    49. Zhang Z, Almeida S, Lu Y, Nishimura AL, Peng L, Sun D, Wu B, Karydas AM, Tartaglia MC, Fong JC, Miller BL, Farese RV, Moore MJ, Shaw CE, Gao FB. Downregulation of microRNA-9 in iPSC-derived neurons of FTD/ALS patients with TDP-43 mutations. PLoS One. 2013; 8(10):e76055. PMID: 24143176.
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    50. Nguyen AD, Nguyen TA, Martens LH, Mitic LL, Farese RV. Progranulin: at the interface of neurodegenerative and metabolic diseases. Trends Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Dec; 24(12):597-606. PMID: 24035620; PMCID: PMC3842380.
    51. Sajan MP, Jurzak MJ, Samuels VT, Shulman GI, Braun U, Leitges M, Farese RV. Impairment of insulin-stimulated glucose transport and ERK activation by adipocyte-specific knockout of PKC-? produces a phenotype characterized by diminished adiposity and enhanced insulin suppression of hepatic gluconeogenesis. Adipocyte. 2014 Jan 01; 3(1):19-29. PMID: 24575365; PMCID: PMC3917928.
    52. Sajan MP, Ivey RA, Farese RV. Metformin action in human hepatocytes: coactivation of atypical protein kinase C alters 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase effects on lipogenic and gluconeogenic enzyme expression. Diabetologia. 2013 Nov; 56(11):2507-16. PMID: 23933835; PMCID: PMC3973184.
    53. Surma MA, Klose C, Peng D, Shales M, Mrejen C, Stefanko A, Braberg H, Gordon DE, Vorkel D, Ejsing CS, Farese R, Simons K, Krogan NJ, Ernst R. A lipid E-MAP identifies Ubx2 as a critical regulator of lipid saturation and lipid bilayer stress. Mol Cell. 2013 Aug 22; 51(4):519-30. PMID: 23891562; PMCID: PMC3791312.
    54. Currie E, Schulze A, Zechner R, Walther TC, Farese RV. Cellular fatty acid metabolism and cancer. Cell Metab. 2013 Aug 06; 18(2):153-61. PMID: 23791484; PMCID: PMC3742569.
    55. Krahmer N, Farese RV, Walther TC. Balancing the fat: lipid droplets and human disease. EMBO Mol Med. 2013 Jul; 5(7):973-83. PMID: 23740690; PMCID: PMC3721468.
    56. Chen X, Chang J, Deng Q, Xu J, Nguyen TA, Martens LH, Cenik B, Taylor G, Hudson KF, Chung J, Yu K, Yu P, Herz J, Farese RV, Kukar T, Tansey MG. Progranulin does not bind tumor necrosis factor (TNF) receptors and is not a direct regulator of TNF-dependent signaling or bioactivity in immune or neuronal cells. J Neurosci. 2013 May 22; 33(21):9202-13. PMID: 23699531; PMCID: PMC3707136.
    57. Klemm RW, Norton JP, Cole RA, Li CS, Park SH, Crane MM, Li L, Jin D, Boye-Doe A, Liu TY, Shibata Y, Lu H, Rapoport TA, Farese RV, Blackstone C, Guo Y, Mak HY. A conserved role for atlastin GTPases in regulating lipid droplet size. Cell Rep. 2013 May 30; 3(5):1465-75. PMID: 23684613; PMCID: PMC3742324.
    58. Filiano AJ, Martens LH, Young AH, Warmus BA, Zhou P, Diaz-Ramirez G, Jiao J, Zhang Z, Huang EJ, Gao FB, Farese RV, Roberson ED. Dissociation of frontotemporal dementia-related deficits and neuroinflammation in progranulin haploinsufficient mice. J Neurosci. 2013 Mar 20; 33(12):5352-61. PMID: 23516300; PMCID: PMC3740510.
    59. Camus G, Herker E, Modi AA, Haas JT, Ramage HR, Farese RV, Ott M. Diacylglycerol acyltransferase-1 localizes hepatitis C virus NS5A protein to lipid droplets and enhances NS5A interaction with the viral capsid core. J Biol Chem. 2013 Apr 05; 288(14):9915-23. PMID: 23420847; PMCID: PMC3617291.
    60. Wilfling F, Wang H, Haas JT, Krahmer N, Gould TJ, Uchida A, Cheng JX, Graham M, Christiano R, Fröhlich F, Liu X, Buhman KK, Coleman RA, Bewersdorf J, Farese RV, Walther TC. Triacylglycerol synthesis enzymes mediate lipid droplet growth by relocalizing from the ER to lipid droplets. Dev Cell. 2013 Feb 25; 24(4):384-99. PMID: 23415954.
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    61. Nguyen AD, Nguyen TA, Cenik B, Yu G, Herz J, Walther TC, Davidson WS, Farese RV. Secreted progranulin is a homodimer and is not a component of high density lipoproteins (HDL). J Biol Chem. 2013 Mar 22; 288(12):8627-35. PMID: 23364791; PMCID: PMC3605681.
    62. Krahmer N, Hilger M, Kory N, Wilfling F, Stoehr G, Mann M, Farese RV, Walther TC. Protein correlation profiles identify lipid droplet proteins with high confidence. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2013 May; 12(5):1115-26. PMID: 23319140; PMCID: PMC3650325.
    63. Shimazu T, Hirschey MD, Newman J, He W, Shirakawa K, Le Moan N, Grueter CA, Lim H, Saunders LR, Stevens RD, Newgard CB, Farese RV, de Cabo R, Ulrich S, Akassoglou K, Verdin E. Suppression of oxidative stress by ß-hydroxybutyrate, an endogenous histone deacetylase inhibitor. Science. 2013 Jan 11; 339(6116):211-4. PMID: 23223453; PMCID: PMC3735349.
    64. Haas JT, Winter HS, Lim E, Kirby A, Blumenstiel B, DeFelice M, Gabriel S, Jalas C, Branski D, Grueter CA, Toporovski MS, Walther TC, Daly MJ, Farese RV. DGAT1 mutation is linked to a congenital diarrheal disorder. J Clin Invest. 2012 Dec; 122(12):4680-4. PMID: 23114594; PMCID: PMC3533555.
    65. Armakola M, Higgins MJ, Figley MD, Barmada SJ, Scarborough EA, Diaz Z, Fang X, Shorter J, Krogan NJ, Finkbeiner S, Farese RV, Gitler AD. Inhibition of RNA lariat debranching enzyme suppresses TDP-43 toxicity in ALS disease models. Nat Genet. 2012 Dec; 44(12):1302-9. PMID: 23104007; PMCID: PMC3510335.
    66. Eichmann TO, Kumari M, Haas JT, Farese RV, Zimmermann R, Lass A, Zechner R. Studies on the substrate and stereo/regioselectivity of adipose triglyceride lipase, hormone-sensitive lipase, and diacylglycerol-O-acyltransferases. J Biol Chem. 2012 Nov 30; 287(49):41446-57. PMID: 23066022; PMCID: PMC3510842.
    67. Almeida S, Zhang Z, Coppola G, Mao W, Futai K, Karydas A, Geschwind MD, Tartaglia MC, Gao F, Gianni D, Sena-Esteves M, Geschwind DH, Miller BL, Farese RV, Gao FB. Induced pluripotent stem cell models of progranulin-deficient frontotemporal dementia uncover specific reversible neuronal defects. Cell Rep. 2012 Oct 25; 2(4):789-98. PMID: 23063362; PMCID: PMC3532907.
    68. 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.
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    137. Leonard SW, Terasawa Y, Farese RV, Traber MG. Incorporation of deuterated RRR- or all-rac-alpha-tocopherol in plasma and tissues of alpha-tocopherol transfer protein--null mice. Am J Clin Nutr. 2002 Mar; 75(3):555-60. PMID: 11864863.
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