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Wendy Xin, PhD

Title(s)Postdoctoral Scholar, Neurology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-1425-834X Additional info
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    Title(s)UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


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    Johns Hopkins University School of MedicinePhD12/2018Neuroscience
    University of TorontoBSc06/2012Neuroscience
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    NINDS2020  - 2021Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (F32)
    National Science Foundation2013  - 2016Graduate Research Fellowship

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    1. Marino RAM, McDevitt RA, Gantz SC, Shen H, Pignatelli M, Xin W, Wise RA, Bonci A. Control of food approach and eating by a GABAergic projection from lateral hypothalamus to dorsal pons. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Mar 30. PMID: 32229573.
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    2. Xin W, Chan JR. That Wasn't a Complement-Too Much C3 in Demyelinating Disease. Immunity. 2020 01 14; 52(1):11-13. PMID: 31951547.
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    3. Xin W, Mironova YA, Shen H, Marino RAM, Waisman A, Lamers WH, Bergles DE, Bonci A. Oligodendrocytes Support Neuronal Glutamatergic Transmission via Expression of Glutamine Synthetase. Cell Rep. 2019 05 21; 27(8):2262-2271.e5. PMID: 31116973.
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    4. Xin W, Schuebel KE, Jair KW, Cimbro R, De Biase LM, Goldman D, Bonci A. Ventral midbrain astrocytes display unique physiological features and sensitivity to dopamine D2 receptor signaling. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 01; 44(2):344-355. PMID: 30054584.
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    5. Xin W, Bonci A. Functional Astrocyte Heterogeneity and Implications for Their Role in Shaping Neurotransmission. Front Cell Neurosci. 2018; 12:141. PMID: 29896091.
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    6. Xin W, Edwards N, Bonci A. VTA dopamine neuron plasticity - the unusual suspects. Eur J Neurosci. 2016 12; 44(12):2975-2983. PMID: 27711998.
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