Publications

1.Chaperone-Mediated Autophagy and Mitochondrial Homeostasis in Parkinson's Disease.
Yang R, Gao G, Mao Z, Yang Q.
Parkinsons Dis. 2016;2016:2613401.

2. Chaperone-mediated autophagy and neurodegeneration: connections, mechanisms, and therapeutic implications.
Liu X, Huang S, Wang X, Tang B, Li W, Mao Z.
Neurosci Bull. 2015 Aug;31(4):407-15.

3. Stress induces p38 MAPK-mediated phosphorylation and inhibition of Drosha-dependent cell survival.
Yang Q, Li W, She H, Dou J, Duong DM, Du Y, Yang SH, Seyfried NT, Fu H, Gao G, Mao Z.
Mol Cell. 2015 Feb 19;57(4):721-34.

4. Chaperone-mediated autophagy: roles in neurodegeneration.
Wang G, Mao Z.
Transl Neurodegener. 2014 Sep 21;3:20

5. De novo mutation in ATP6V1B2 impairs lysosome acidification and causes dominant deafness-onychodystrophy syndrome.
Yuan Y, Zhang J, Chang Q, Zeng J, Xin F, Wang J, Zhu Q, Wu J, Lu J, Guo W, Yan X, Jiang H, Zhou B, Li Q, Gao X, Yuan H, Yang S, Han D, Mao Z, Chen P, Lin X, Dai P.
Cell Res. 2014 Nov;24(11):1370-3.

6. Oxidation of survival factor MEF2D in neuronal death and Parkinson's disease.
Gao L, She H, Li W, Zeng J, Zhu J, Jones DP, Mao Z, Gao G, Yang Q.
Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014 Jun 20;20(18):2936-48. 

7. Modulation of Neuronal Survival Factor MEF2 by Kinases in Parkinson's Disease.
Yin Y, She H, Li W, Yang Q, Guo S, Mao Z. 
Front Physiol. 2012;3:171.

8. Calpain-mediated degradation of myocyte enhancer factor 2D contributes to excitotoxicity by activation of extrasynaptic N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors.
Wei G, Yin Y, Li W, Bito H, She H, Mao Z.
J Biol Chem. 2012 Feb 17;287(8):5797-805.

9. Alternative mitochondrial electron transfer as a novel strategy for neuroprotection.
Wen Y, Li W, Poteet EC, Xie L, Tan C, Yan LJ, Ju X, Liu R, Qian H, Marvin MA, Goldberg MS, She H, Mao Z, Simpkins JW, Yang SH.
J Biol Chem. 2011 May 6;286(18):16504-15.

10. Direct regulation of complex I by mitochondrial MEF2D is disrupted in a mouse model of Parkinson disease and in human patients.
She H, Yang Q, Shepherd K, Smith Y, Miller G, Testa C, Mao Z.
J Clin Invest. 2011 Mar;121(3):930-40.

11. Essential role of cytoplasmic cdk5 and Prx2 in multiple ischemic injury models, in vivo.
Rashidian J, Rousseaux MW, Venderova K, Qu D, Callaghan SM, Phillips M, Bland RJ, During MJ, Mao Z, Slack RS, Park DS.
J Neurosci. 2009 Oct 7;29(40):12497-505.

12. Phosphorylation of neuronal survival factor MEF2D by glycogen synthase kinase 3beta in neuronal apoptosis.
Wang X, She H, Mao Z.
J Biol Chem. 2009 Nov 20;284(47):32619-26.

13. The complexity in regulation of MEF2D by chaperone-mediated autophagy.
Yang Q, Mao Z.
Autophagy. 2009 Oct;5(7):1073-4.

14. Chaperone-mediated autophagy: machinery, regulation and biological consequences.

Li W, Yang Q, Mao Z.

Cell Mol Life Sci. 2011 Mar;68(5):749-63. 

15. Phosphorylation of ATM by Cdk5 mediates DNA damage signalling and regulates neuronal death.

Tian B, Yang Q, Mao Z.

Nat Cell Biol. 2009 Feb;11(2):211-8. 

16. Regulation of neuronal survival factor MEF2D by chaperone-mediated autophagy.

Yang Q, She H, Gearing M, Colla E, Lee M, Shacka JJ, Mao Z.

Science. 2009 Jan 2;323(5910):124-7.