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Yujiao Sun, PhD

Title(s)Associate Specialist, Physiology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0003-2437-2936 Additional info
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    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CAPh.D.2013Physiology and Biophysics
    Peking University, Beijing, ChinaB.S.2007Physiology
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    2019CSHL Neural Data Science Travel Grant
    2015SAMSI Computational Neuroscience Summer School Travel Grant
    2013Society of Neuroscience Annual Meeting Travel Award
    2011Association for Research in Otolaryngology Annual Meeting Travel Award
    2011Phi Kappa Phi Recognition Awards
    2006Dean's List Hong Kong Univeristy of Science and Technology
    2005National(China) Undergraduate Mathematical Modeling 2nd Prize
    2003National(China) Olympics Mathematics Competition Silver Medalist

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    Circuitry Mechanisms of Enhanced Visual Plasticity During Locomotion
    NIH/NEI K99EY029002Apr 1, 2018 - Mar 31, 2020
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Training in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences
    NIH/USC Jul 1, 2010 - Jun 30, 2012
    Role: Trainee

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    1. Sun YJ, Espinosa JS, Hoseini MS, Stryker MP. Experience-dependent structural plasticity at pre- and postsynaptic sites of layer 2/3 cells in developing visual cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 10 22; 116(43):21812-21820. PMID: 31591211.
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    2. Maria C. Dadarlat, Yujiao Sun, Michael P. Stryker.Widespread activation of awake mouse cortex by electrical stimulation. 2019 9th International IEEE/EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering (NER). 2019; 1113-1117.
    3. Sun YJ, Liu BH, Tao HW, Zhang LI. Selective Strengthening of Intracortical Excitatory Input Leads to Receptive Field Refinement during Auditory Cortical Development. J Neurosci. 2019 02 13; 39(7):1195-1205. PMID: 30587538.
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    4. Díaz-Alonso J, Sun YJ, Granger AJ, Levy JM, Blankenship SM, Nicoll RA. Subunit-specific role for the amino-terminal domain of AMPA receptors in synaptic targeting. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 07 03; 114(27):7136-7141. PMID: 28630296.
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    5. Zhang M, Lin YH, Sun YJ, Zhu S, Zheng J, Liu K, Cao N, Li K, Huang Y, Ding S. Pharmacological Reprogramming of Fibroblasts into Neural Stem Cells by Signaling-Directed Transcriptional Activation. Cell Stem Cell. 2016 05 05; 18(5):653-67. PMID: 27133794.
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    6. Sun YJ, Kim YJ, Ibrahim LA, Tao HW, Zhang LI. Synaptic mechanisms underlying functional dichotomy between intrinsic-bursting and regular-spiking neurons in auditory cortical layer 5. J Neurosci. 2013 Mar 20; 33(12):5326-39. PMID: 23516297.
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    7. Zhou Y, Mesik L, Sun YJ, Liang F, Xiao Z, Tao HW, Zhang LI. Generation of spike latency tuning by thalamocortical circuits in auditory cortex. J Neurosci. 2012 Jul 18; 32(29):9969-80. PMID: 22815511.
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    8. Sun YJ, Wu GK, Liu BH, Li P, Zhou M, Xiao Z, Tao HW, Zhang LI. Fine-tuning of pre-balanced excitation and inhibition during auditory cortical development. Nature. 2010 Jun 17; 465(7300):927-31. PMID: 20559386.
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    9. Liu BH, Li P, Sun YJ, Li YT, Zhang LI, Tao HW. Intervening inhibition underlies simple-cell receptive field structure in visual cortex. Nat Neurosci. 2010 Jan; 13(1):89-96. PMID: 19946318.
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    10. Liu BH, Li P, Li YT, Sun YJ, Yanagawa Y, Obata K, Zhang LI, Tao HW. Visual receptive field structure of cortical inhibitory neurons revealed by two-photon imaging guided recording. J Neurosci. 2009 Aug 26; 29(34):10520-32. PMID: 19710305.
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