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Zuzana Krejciova, PhD

Title(s)Asst Prof Res, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    UCSF, USAAsst Prof RescurrentNeurodegenerative diseases
    UCSF, USAPostDoc2018Neurodegenerative diseases
    University of Edinburgh, United KingdomPostDoc2014Neurodegenerative diseases
    University of Edinburgh, United KingdomPhD.2011Neurodegenerative diseases
    Comenius University, SlovakiaMSc.2007Molecular biology
    Comenius University, SlovakiaBSc.2005Biology
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    UCSF2016Best Research Talk (Biology II.) , UCSF Postdoc Research Symposium
    Neuroprion Association2016Travel grant

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    Human stem cell derived neural models for sCJD prion propagation and drug discovery
    The CJD Foundation Feb 1, 2016 - Feb 28, 2017
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Krejciova Z, Carlson GA, Giles K, Prusiner SB. Replication of multiple system atrophy prions in primary astrocyte cultures from transgenic mice expressing human a-synuclein. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2019 05 20; 7(1):81. PMID: 31109379.
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    2. Lopez TP, Giles K, Dugger BN, Oehler A, Condello C, Krejciova Z, Castaneda JA, Carlson GA, Prusiner SB. A novel vector for transgenesis in the rat CNS. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2017 Nov 21; 5(1):84. PMID: 29157304.
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    3. Krejciova Z, Alibhai J, Zhao C, Krencik R, Rzechorzek NM, Ullian EM, Manson J, Ironside JW, Head MW, Chandran S. Human stem cell-derived astrocytes replicate human prions in a PRNP genotype-dependent manner. J Exp Med. 2017 Dec 04; 214(12):3481-3495. PMID: 29141869.
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    4. Woerman AL, Stöhr J, Aoyagi A, Rampersaud R, Krejciova Z, Watts JC, Ohyama T, Patel S, Widjaja K, Oehler A, Sanders DW, Diamond MI, Seeley WW, Middleton LT, Gentleman SM, Mordes DA, Südhof TC, Giles K, Prusiner SB. Propagation of prions causing synucleinopathies in cultured cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Sep 01; 112(35):E4949-58. PMID: 26286986.
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    5. Krejciova Z, Barria MA, Jones M, Ironside JW, Jeffrey M, González L, Head MW. Genotype-dependent molecular evolution of sheep bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) prions in vitro affects their zoonotic potential. J Biol Chem. 2014 Sep 19; 289(38):26075-88. PMID: 25100723.
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    6. Krejciova Z, De Sousa P, Manson J, Ironside JW, Head MW. Human tonsil-derived follicular dendritic-like cells are refractory to human prion infection in vitro and traffic disease-associated prion protein to lysosomes. Am J Pathol. 2014 Jan; 184(1):64-70. PMID: 24183781.
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    7. Krejciova Z, Pells S, Cancellotti E, Freile P, Bishop M, Samuel K, Barclay GR, Ironside JW, Manson JC, Turner ML, De Sousa P, Head MW. Human embryonic stem cells rapidly take up and then clear exogenous human and animal prions in vitro. J Pathol. 2011 Apr; 223(5):635-45. PMID: 21341268.
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