Kirsten Obernier, PhD

TitleAssoc Specialist
InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
DepartmentNeurological Surgery
Address35 Medical Center Way
San Francisco CA 94143
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    University of California, San FranciscoPostdoctoral StudiesNeurosurgery
    University of HeidelbergPh.D.2010Neurobiology

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    1. Barnes JM, Kaushik S, Bainer RO, Sa JK, Woods EC, Kai F, Przybyla L, Lee M, Lee HW, Tung JC, Maller O, Barrett AS, Lu KV, Lakins JN, Hansen KC, Obernier K, Alvarez-Buylla A, Bergers G, Phillips JJ, Nam DH, Bertozzi CR, Weaver VM. A tension-mediated glycocalyx-integrin feedback loop promotes mesenchymal-like glioblastoma. Nat Cell Biol. 2018 Sep 10. PMID: 30202050.
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    2. Griveau A, Seano G, Shelton SJ, Kupp R, Jahangiri A, Obernier K, Krishnan S, Lindberg OR, Yuen TJ, Tien AC, Sabo JK, Wang N, Chen I, Kloepper J, Larrouquere L, Ghosh M, Tirosh I, Huillard E, Alvarez-Buylla A, Oldham MC, Persson AI, Weiss WA, Batchelor TT, Stemmer-Rachamimov A, Suvà ML, Phillips JJ, Aghi MK, Mehta S, Jain RK, Rowitch DH. A Glial Signature and Wnt7 Signaling Regulate Glioma-Vascular Interactions and Tumor Microenvironment. Cancer Cell. 2018 May 14; 33(5):874-889.e7. PMID: 29681511.
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    3. Obernier K, Cebrian-Silla A, Thomson M, Parraguez JI, Anderson R, Guinto C, Rodas Rodriguez J, Garcia-Verdugo JM, Alvarez-Buylla A. Adult Neurogenesis Is Sustained by Symmetric Self-Renewal and Differentiation. Cell Stem Cell. 2018 Feb 01; 22(2):221-234.e8. PMID: 29395056.
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    4. Fuentealba LC, Rompani SB, Parraguez JI, Obernier K, Romero R, Cepko CL, Alvarez-Buylla A. Embryonic Origin of Postnatal Neural Stem Cells. Cell. 2015 Jun 18; 161(7):1644-55. PMID: 26091041; PMCID: PMC4475276.
    5. Tong CK, Han YG, Shah JK, Obernier K, Guinto CD, Alvarez-Buylla A. Primary cilia are required in a unique subpopulation of neural progenitors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Aug 26; 111(34):12438-43. PMID: 25114218; PMCID: PMC4151724.
    6. Obernier K, Tong CK, Alvarez-Buylla A. Restricted nature of adult neural stem cells: re-evaluation of their potential for brain repair. Front Neurosci. 2014; 8:162. PMID: 24987325; PMCID: PMC4060730.
    7. Tong CK, Chen J, Cebrián-Silla A, Mirzadeh Z, Obernier K, Guinto CD, Tecott LH, García-Verdugo JM, Kriegstein A, Alvarez-Buylla A. Axonal control of the adult neural stem cell niche. Cell Stem Cell. 2014 Apr 03; 14(4):500-11. PMID: 24561083; PMCID: PMC4080817.
    8. Khatri P, Obernier K, Simeonova IK, Hellwig A, Hölzl-Wenig G, Mandl C, Scholl C, Wölfl S, Winkler J, Gaspar JA, Sachinidis A, Ciccolini F. Proliferation and cilia dynamics in neural stem cells prospectively isolated from the SEZ. Sci Rep. 2014 Jan 22; 4:3803. PMID: 24448162; PMCID: PMC3898048.
    9. Giachino C, Basak O, Lugert S, Knuckles P, Obernier K, Fiorelli R, Frank S, Raineteau O, Alvarez-Buylla A, Taylor V. Molecular diversity subdivides the adult forebrain neural stem cell population. Stem Cells. 2014 Jan; 32(1):70-84. PMID: 23964022; PMCID: PMC4259462.
    10. Ponti G, Obernier K, Alvarez-Buylla A. Lineage progression from stem cells to new neurons in the adult brain ventricular-subventricular zone. Cell Cycle. 2013 Jun 01; 12(11):1649-50. PMID: 23673324.
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    11. Ponti G, Obernier K, Guinto C, Jose L, Bonfanti L, Alvarez-Buylla A. Cell cycle and lineage progression of neural progenitors in the ventricular-subventricular zones of adult mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Mar 12; 110(11):E1045-54. PMID: 23431204; PMCID: PMC3600494.
    12. Fuentealba LC, Obernier K, Alvarez-Buylla A. Adult neural stem cells bridge their niche. Cell Stem Cell. 2012 Jun 14; 10(6):698-708. PMID: 22704510; PMCID: PMC3726005.
    13. Obernier K, Simeonova I, Fila T, Mandl C, Hölzl-Wenig G, Monaghan-Nichols P, Ciccolini F. Expression of Tlx in both stem cells and transit amplifying progenitors regulates stem cell activation and differentiation in the neonatal lateral subependymal zone. Stem Cells. 2011 Sep; 29(9):1415-26. PMID: 21714038.
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    14. Cesetti T, Fila T, Obernier K, Bengtson CP, Li Y, Mandl C, Hölzl-Wenig G, Ciccolini F. GABAA receptor signaling induces osmotic swelling and cell cycle activation of neonatal prominin+ precursors. Stem Cells. 2011 Feb; 29(2):307-19. PMID: 21732488.
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    15. Carrillo-García C, Suh Y, Obernier K, Hölzl-Wenig G, Mandl C, Ciccolini F. Multipotent precursors in the anterior and hippocampal subventricular zone display similar transcription factor signatures but their proliferation and maintenance are differentially regulated. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2010 Aug; 44(4):318-29. PMID: 20417282.
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    16. Suh Y, Obernier K, Hölzl-Wenig G, Mandl C, Herrmann A, Wörner K, Eckstein V, Ciccolini F. Interaction between DLX2 and EGFR regulates proliferation and neurogenesis of SVZ precursors. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2009 Dec; 42(4):308-14. PMID: 19683576.
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    17. Cesetti T, Obernier K, Bengtson CP, Fila T, Mandl C, Hölzl-Wenig G, Wörner K, Eckstein V, Ciccolini F. Analysis of stem cell lineage progression in the neonatal subventricular zone identifies EGFR+/NG2- cells as transit-amplifying precursors. Stem Cells. 2009 Jun; 27(6):1443-54. PMID: 19489104.
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    18. Potta SP, Liang H, Pfannkuche K, Winkler J, Chen S, Doss MX, Obernier K, Kamisetti N, Schulz H, Hübner N, Hescheler J, Sachinidis A. Functional characterization and transcriptome analysis of embryonic stem cell-derived contractile smooth muscle cells. Hypertension. 2009 Feb; 53(2):196-204. PMID: 19064816.
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