Kathleen Cho, PhD

Title(s)Assistant Researcher, Psychiatry
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Title(s)UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

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    Brown UniversityScBNeuroscience
    Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyPhDBrain and Cognitive Sciences
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    Brain and Behavior Research Foundation2013NARSAD Young Investigator Grant
    National Institute of Mental Health2015K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

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    Investigating parvalbumin interneuron activity: implications for schizophrenia and potential therapies
    NIH/NIMH K99MH108720Sep 21, 2015 - Aug 31, 2017
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Vogt D, Cho KKA, Shelton SM, Paul A, Huang ZJ, Sohal VS, Rubenstein JLR. Mouse Cntnap2 and Human CNTNAP2 ASD Alleles Cell Autonomously Regulate PV+ Cortical Interneurons. Cereb Cortex. 2018 11 01; 28(11):3868-3879. PMID: 29028946.
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    2. Wu PR, Cho KKA, Vogt D, Sohal VS, Rubenstein JLR. The Cytokine CXCL12 Promotes Basket Interneuron Inhibitory Synapses in the Medial Prefrontal Cortex. Cereb Cortex. 2017 09 01; 27(9):4303-4313. PMID: 27497284.
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    3. Vogt D, Cho KKA, Lee AT, Sohal VS, Rubenstein JLR. The parvalbumin/somatostatin ratio is increased in Pten mutant mice and by human PTEN ASD alleles. Cell Rep. 2015 May 12; 11(6):944-956. PMID: 25937288.
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    4. Cho KK, Hoch R, Lee AT, Patel T, Rubenstein JL, Sohal VS. Gamma rhythms link prefrontal interneuron dysfunction with cognitive inflexibility in Dlx5/6(+/-) mice. Neuron. 2015 Mar 18; 85(6):1332-43. PMID: 25754826.
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    5. Cho KK, Sohal VS. Optogenetic approaches for investigating neural pathways implicated in schizophrenia and related disorders. Hum Mol Genet. 2014 Sep 15; 23(R1):R64-8. PMID: 24824218.
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    6. Seybold BA, Stanco A, Cho KK, Potter GB, Kim C, Sohal VS, Rubenstein JL, Schreiner CE. Chronic reduction in inhibition reduces receptive field size in mouse auditory cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Aug 21; 109(34):13829-34. PMID: 22753490.
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    7. Khibnik LA, Cho KK, Bear MF. Relative contribution of feedforward excitatory connections to expression of ocular dominance plasticity in layer 4 of visual cortex. Neuron. 2010 May 27; 66(4):493-500. PMID: 20510854.
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    8. Cho KK, Bear MF. Promoting neurological recovery of function via metaplasticity. Future Neurol. 2010 Jan 01; 5(1):21-26. PMID: 20209094.
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    9. Cho KK, Khibnik L, Philpot BD, Bear MF. The ratio of NR2A/B NMDA receptor subunits determines the qualities of ocular dominance plasticity in visual cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Mar 31; 106(13):5377-82. PMID: 19276107.
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    10. Philpot BD, Cho KK, Bear MF. Obligatory role of NR2A for metaplasticity in visual cortex. Neuron. 2007 Feb 15; 53(4):495-502. PMID: 17296552.
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