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Luca Della Santina, PhD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0001-6036-1295 Additional info
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    University of Pisa, ItalyM.S.Medicinal Chemistry
    University of Pisa, ItalyPharmDPharmacy
    University of Pisa, ItalyPhDNeuroscience
    University of Washington, SeattlePost-docNeuroscience

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    1. Care RA, Kastner DB, De la Huerta I, Pan S, Khoche A, Della Santina L, Gamlin C, Santo Tomas C, Ngo J, Chen A, Kuo YM, Ou Y, Dunn FA. Partial Cone Loss Triggers Synapse-Specific Remodeling and Spatial Receptive Field Rearrangements in a Mature Retinal Circuit. Cell Rep. 2019 05 14; 27(7):2171-2183.e5. PMID: 31091454.
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    2. Santina LD, Ou Y. Biolistic Labeling of Retinal Ganglion Cells. Methods Mol Biol. 2018; 1695:161-170. PMID: 29190026.
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    3. Ou Y, Jo RE, Ullian EM, Wong RO, Della Santina L. Selective Vulnerability of Specific Retinal Ganglion Cell Types and Synapses after Transient Ocular Hypertension. J Neurosci. 2016 08 31; 36(35):9240-52. PMID: 27581463.
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    4. Della Santina L, Kuo SP, Yoshimatsu T, Okawa H, Suzuki SC, Hoon M, Tsuboyama K, Rieke F, Wong ROL. Glutamatergic Monopolar Interneurons Provide a Novel Pathway of Excitation in the Mouse Retina. Curr Biol. 2016 08 08; 26(15):2070-2077. PMID: 27426514.
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    5. Della Santina L, Ou Y. Who's lost first? Susceptibility of retinal ganglion cell types in experimental glaucoma. Exp Eye Res. 2017 05; 158:43-50. PMID: 27319294.
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    6. Piano I, Novelli E, Della Santina L, Strettoi E, Cervetto L, Gargini C. Involvement of Autophagic Pathway in the Progression of Retinal Degeneration in a Mouse Model of Diabetes. Front Cell Neurosci. 2016; 10:42. PMID: 26924963.
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    7. Caputo A, Piano I, Demontis GC, Bacchi N, Casarosa S, Della Santina L, Gargini C. TMEM16A is associated with voltage-gated calcium channels in mouse retina and its function is disrupted upon mutation of the auxiliary a2d4 subunit. Front Cell Neurosci. 2015; 9:422. PMID: 26557056.
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    8. Okawa H, Hoon M, Yoshimatsu T, Della Santina L, Wong ROL. Illuminating the multifaceted roles of neurotransmission in shaping neuronal circuitry. Neuron. 2014 Sep 17; 83(6):1303-1318. PMID: 25233313.
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    9. Hoon M, Okawa H, Della Santina L, Wong RO. Functional architecture of the retina: development and disease. Prog Retin Eye Res. 2014 Sep; 42:44-84. PMID: 24984227.
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    10. Okawa H, Della Santina L, Schwartz GW, Rieke F, Wong RO. Interplay of cell-autonomous and nonautonomous mechanisms tailors synaptic connectivity of converging axons in vivo. Neuron. 2014 Apr 02; 82(1):125-37. PMID: 24698272.
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    11. Dunn FA, Della Santina L, Parker ED, Wong RO. Sensory experience shapes the development of the visual system's first synapse. Neuron. 2013 Dec 04; 80(5):1159-66. PMID: 24314727.
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    12. Della Santina L, Inman DM, Lupien CB, Horner PJ, Wong RO. Differential progression of structural and functional alterations in distinct retinal ganglion cell types in a mouse model of glaucoma. J Neurosci. 2013 Oct 30; 33(44):17444-57. PMID: 24174678.
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