Lorraine Iacovitti, PhD

Lorraine Iacovitti, PhD

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901 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-8118
(215) 955-2992 fax

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Sphenopalatine ganglion stimulation is a reversible and frequency-dependent modulator of the blood-brain barrier
  2. Subregional differences in astrocytes underlie selective neurodegeneration or protection in Parkinson's disease models in culture
  3. Early Seizure Activity Accelerates Depletion of Hippocampal Neural Stem Cells and Impairs Spatial Discrimination in an Alzheimer's Disease Model
  4. Systemic Factors Trigger Vasculature Cells to Drive Notch Signaling and Neurogenesis in Neural Stem Cells in the Adult Brain
  5. The versatility of RhoA activities in neural differentiation
  6. Differential response in novel stem cell niches of the brain after cervical spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury
  7. Stepwise impairment of neural stem cell proliferation and neurogenesis concomitant with disruption of blood-brain barrier in recurrent ischemic stroke
  8. Regional microglia are transcriptionally distinct but similarly exacerbate neurodegeneration in a culture model of Parkinson's disease
  9. Robust kinase- and age-dependent dopaminergic and norepinephrine neurodegeneration in LRRK2 G2019S transgenic mice
  10. Delayed Accumulation of H3K27me3 on Nascent DNA Is Essential for Recruitment of Transcription Factors at Early Stages of Stem Cell Differentiation
  11. Structure of Nascent Chromatin Is Essential for Hematopoietic Lineage Specification
  12. Fumarate modulates the immune/inflammatory response and rescues nerve cells and neurological function after stroke in rats
  13. Cell-to-Cell Transmission of Dipeptide Repeat Proteins Linked to C9orf72-ALS/FTD
  14. N-Acetyl cysteine may support dopamine neurons in Parkinson's disease: Preliminary clinical and cell line data
  15. Neuroprotection: Basic mechanisms and translational potential
  16. Classic and novel stem cell niches in brain homeostasis and repair
  17. Neurogenesis is enhanced by stroke in multiple new stem cell niches along the ventricular system at sites of high BBB permeability
  18. A stem cell-derived platform for studying single synaptic vesicles in dopaminergic synapses
  19. Stem cell therapy for glaucoma: Science or snake oil?
  20. The hTH-GFP reporter rat model for the study of Parkinson's disease