Selected Publications

Lee, J-K, Kannarkat, GT; Chung, J, Lee ,H, Graham KL, Tansey MG. (2016). RGS10 deficiency ameliorates the severity of disease in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis, Journal of Neuroinflammation, 2016 Feb 1;13(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s12974-016-0491-0.

Kannarkat, G., Cook, D.A., Lee, J-K., Chang, J., Chung, J., E. Sandy, E., Factor, S., Boss, J.M. , and Tansey M.G. (2015) Common genetic variant association with altered HLA expression, synergy with pyrethroid exposure, and risk for Parkinson’s disease: an observational and case–control study. Nature Partner Journal Parkinson’s Disease – 1, Article number: 15002 (2015) doi:10.1038/npjparkd.2015.2

Kannarkat, G.T., Ramsey, C.P., Chung, J., Chang, J., Porter, I., Oliver, D., Shepherd, K., Lee, J-K., and Tansey, M.G., (2015) Age-related changes in Regulator of G-protein Signaling (RGS)-10 expression in peripheral and central immune cells may influence risk for age-related degeneration, Neurobiology of Aging, 2015 May;36(5):1982-93. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2015.02.006. Epub 2015 Feb 13.

Chen, X., Chang, J., Deng, Q. Xu, J., Nguyen, T.A., Martens, L.H., Cenik, B., Taylor, G., Hudson, K.F., Chung, J., Yu, K., Yu, P., Herz, J., Farese Jr., R.V., Kukar, T., and Tansey M.G. (2013) Progranulin does not bind Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Receptors and is not a direct regulator of TNF-dependent signaling or bioactivity in immune or neuronal cells, J Neuroscience 33(21): 9202-9213.

Lee, J-K., Chung, J., Kannarkat, G.T., and Tansey, M.G. (2013) Critical Role of Regulator G-protein Signaling 10 (RGS10) in Modulating Macrophage M1/M2 Activation, PLoS ONE, Nov 21;8(11):e81785. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0081785.

Harms, A.S., Lee, J-K., Ruhn, K.A., Treviño, I., and Tansey, M.G. (2012) Regulation of Microglia Effector Functions by Tumor Necrosis Factor (TNF) Signaling, Glia 60:189-202.

Lee, J-K., Chung, J., McAlpine, F.E., and Tansey, M.G. (2011) Regulator of G-protein Signaling-10 negatively regulates NF-kB in microglia and neuroprotects dopaminergic neurons in hemiparkinsonian rats, J Neurosci, (33):11879-88.

Tran, T.A., 1, Nguyen, A.D., Goldberg, M.S., and Tansey, M.G. (2011) Lipopolysaccharide and Tumor Necrosis Factor regulate Parkin expression via Nuclear Factor-Kappa B, PLoS ONE, 2011;6 (8):e23660. Epub 2011 Aug 17. PMCID: PMC3157435