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Carlo Condello, PhD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Phone415-502-7075
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    Title(s)UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


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    Northwestern UniversityPh.D.2011Neuroscience
    Yale UniversityPostdoctoral2012Neurology
    UCSFPostdoctoral2015Insitute for Neurodegenerative Diseases

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    Neuroscientist with interests in the cell and molecular biology of neurodegenerative and autoimmune diseases, neuron-glial interactions, protein misfolding/prion mechanisms, in vivo/in vitro optical imaging techniques and developing animal models for preclinical studies.

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    Relationships between conformational strains of tau and amyloid-beta, TREM2 and APOE variants, and phenotypic variations of Alzheimer's Disease
    NIH/NIA RF1AG061874Sep 30, 2018 - Jun 30, 2023
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Aoyagi A, Condello C, Stöhr J, Yue W, Rivera BM, Lee JC, Woerman AL, Halliday G, van Duinen S, Ingelsson M, Lannfelt L, Graff C, Bird TD, Keene CD, Seeley WW, DeGrado WF, Prusiner SB. Aß and tau prion-like activities decline with longevity in the Alzheimer's disease human brain. Sci Transl Med. 2019 May 01; 11(490). PMID: 31043574.
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    2. Didonna A, Cantó E, Shams H, Isobe N, Zhao C, Caillier SJ, Condello C, Yamate-Morgan H, Tiwari-Woodruff SK, Mofrad MRK, Hauser SL, Oksenberg JR. Sex-specific Tau methylation patterns and synaptic transcriptional alterations are associated with neural vulnerability during chronic neuroinflammation. J Autoimmun. 2019 Jul; 101:56-69. PMID: 31010726.
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    3. Carlo Condello, Atsushi Aoyagi, Jan Stöhr, Joanne C. Lee, Brianna M. Rivera, Amanda L. Woerman, Glenda M. Halliday, Sjoerd van Duinen, Martin Ingelsson, Lars Lannfelt, Caroline Graff, Thomas D. Bird, C. Dirk Keene, William W. Seeley, William F. DeGrado, Stanley B. Prusiner. AGED ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE BRAINS EXHIBIT NUMEROUS Aß BUT ONLY FEW TAU PRIONS. 2018 Jul 1; 14(7):p1531-p1532.
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    4. Mok SA, Condello C, Freilich R, Gillies A, Arhar T, Oroz J, Kadavath H, Julien O, Assimon VA, Rauch JN, Dunyak BM, Lee J, Tsai FTF, Wilson MR, Zweckstetter M, Dickey CA, Gestwicki JE. Mapping interactions with the chaperone network reveals factors that protect against tau aggregation. Nat Struct Mol Biol. 2018 05; 25(5):384-393. PMID: 29728653.
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    5. Condello C, Lemmin T, Stöhr J, Nick M, Wu Y, Maxwell AM, Watts JC, Caro CD, Oehler A, Keene CD, Bird TD, van Duinen SG, Lannfelt L, Ingelsson M, Graff C, Giles K, DeGrado WF, Prusiner SB. Structural heterogeneity and intersubject variability of Aß in familial and sporadic Alzheimer's disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 01 23; 115(4):E782-E791. PMID: 29311311.
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    6. Johnson NR, Condello C, Guan S, Oehler A, Becker J, Gavidia M, Carlson GA, Giles K, Prusiner SB. Evidence for sortilin modulating regional accumulation of human tau prions in transgenic mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 12 19; 114(51):E11029-E11036. PMID: 29203673.
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    7. Lopez TP, Giles K, Dugger BN, Oehler A, Condello C, Krejciova Z, Castaneda JA, Carlson GA, Prusiner SB. A novel vector for transgenesis in the rat CNS. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2017 Nov 21; 5(1):84. PMID: 29157304.
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    8. Condello C, Yuan P, Grutzendler J. Microglia-Mediated Neuroprotection, TREM2, and Alzheimer's Disease: Evidence From Optical Imaging. Biol Psychiatry. 2018 02 15; 83(4):377-387. PMID: 29169609.
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    9. Stöhr J, Wu H, Nick M, Wu Y, Bhate M, Condello C, Johnson N, Rodgers J, Lemmin T, Acharya S, Becker J, Robinson K, Kelly MJS, Gai F, Stubbs G, Prusiner SB, DeGrado WF. A 31-residue peptide induces aggregation of tau's microtubule-binding region in cells. Nat Chem. 2017 09; 9(9):874-881. PMID: 28837163.
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    10. Condello C, Stöehr J. Aß propagation and strains: Implications for the phenotypic diversity in Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiol Dis. 2018 Jan; 109(Pt B):191-200. PMID: 28359847.
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    11. Yuan P, Condello C, Keene CD, Wang Y, Bird TD, Paul SM, Luo W, Colonna M, Baddeley D, Grutzendler J. TREM2 Haplodeficiency in Mice and Humans Impairs the Microglia Barrier Function Leading to Decreased Amyloid Compaction and Severe Axonal Dystrophy. Neuron. 2016 10 05; 92(1):252-264. PMID: 27710785.
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    12. Giles K, Berry DB, Condello C, Dugger BN, Li Z, Oehler A, Bhardwaj S, Elepano M, Guan S, Silber BM, Olson SH, Prusiner SB. Optimization of Aryl Amides that Extend Survival in Prion-Infected Mice. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2016 09; 358(3):537-47. PMID: 27317802.
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    13. Yuan P, Condello C, Keene CD, Wang Y, Bird TD, Paul SM, Luo W, Colonna M, Baddeley D, Grutzendler J. TREM2 Haplodeficiency in Mice and Humans Impairs the Microglia Barrier Function Leading to Decreased Amyloid Compaction and Severe Axonal Dystrophy. Neuron. 2016 05 18; 90(4):724-39. PMID: 27196974.
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    14. Giles K, Berry DB, Condello C, Hawley RC, Gallardo-Godoy A, Bryant C, Oehler A, Elepano M, Bhardwaj S, Patel S, Silber BM, Guan S, DeArmond SJ, Renslo AR, Prusiner SB. Different 2-Aminothiazole Therapeutics Produce Distinct Patterns of Scrapie Prion Neuropathology in Mouse Brains. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2015 Oct; 355(1):2-12. PMID: 26224882.
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    15. Condello C, Yuan P, Schain A, Grutzendler J. Microglia constitute a barrier that prevents neurotoxic protofibrillar Aß42 hotspots around plaques. Nat Commun. 2015 Jan 29; 6:6176. PMID: 25630253.
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    16. Stöhr J, Condello C, Watts JC, Bloch L, Oehler A, Nick M, DeArmond SJ, Giles K, DeGrado WF, Prusiner SB. Distinct synthetic Aß prion strains producing different amyloid deposits in bigenic mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jul 15; 111(28):10329-34. PMID: 24982137.
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    17. Watts JC, Condello C, Stöhr J, Oehler A, Lee J, DeArmond SJ, Lannfelt L, Ingelsson M, Giles K, Prusiner SB. Serial propagation of distinct strains of Aß prions from Alzheimer's disease patients. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jul 15; 111(28):10323-8. PMID: 24982139.
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    18. Carlo Condello, Peng Yuan, Pritam Das, Jaime Grutzendler. Microglia constitute a barrier that prevents the formation of neurotoxic oligomeric beta-amyloid hot spots around plaques. 2013 Jul 1; 9(4):p351.
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    19. Peng Yuan, Carlo Condello, Aaron Schain, Jaime Grutzendler. A time stamp imaging method for measuring the kinetics and toxicity of beta-amyloid and tau deposition by sequential multicolor labeling with beta-sheet binding dyes. 2013 Jul 1; 9(4):p164.
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    20. Abraham J, Fox PD, Condello C, Bartolini A, Koh S. Minocycline attenuates microglia activation and blocks the long-term epileptogenic effects of early-life seizures. Neurobiol Dis. 2012 May; 46(2):425-30. PMID: 22366182.
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    21. Condello C, Schain A, Grutzendler J. Multicolor time-stamp reveals the dynamics and toxicity of amyloid deposition. Sci Rep. 2011; 1:19. PMID: 22355538.
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    22. Liu Z, Condello C, Schain A, Harb R, Grutzendler J. CX3CR1 in microglia regulates brain amyloid deposition through selective protofibrillar amyloid-ß phagocytosis. J Neurosci. 2010 Dec 15; 30(50):17091-101. PMID: 21159979.
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    23. Kalkonde YV, Morgan WW, Sigala J, Maffi SK, Condello C, Kuziel W, Ahuja SS, Ahuja SK. Chemokines in the MPTP model of Parkinson's disease: absence of CCL2 and its receptor CCR2 does not protect against striatal neurodegeneration. Brain Res. 2007 Jan 12; 1128(1):1-11. PMID: 17126305.
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