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Ting Du, M.D., Ph.D.

Ting Du, M.D., Ph.D.


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About Me

Faculty Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Neurology, Center for Translational Neuromedicine (SMD)


Journal Articles

Chronic Treatment with Anti-bipolar Drugs Down-Regulates Gene Expression of TRPC1 in Neurones.

Du T, Rong Y, Feng R, Verkhratsky A, Peng L

Frontiers in cellular neuroscience.. 2016 10 :305. Epub 01/10/2017.

Ammonium increases Ca(2+) signalling and upregulates expression of Cav1.2 gene in astrocytes in primary cultures and in the in vivo brain.

Wang F, Du T, Liang C, Verkhratsky A, Peng L

Acta physiologica. 2015 June 214 (2):261-74. Epub 04/18/2015.

Astrocytic glycogenolysis: mechanisms and functions.

Hertz L, Xu J, Song D, Du T, Li B, Yan E, Peng L

Metabolic brain disease.. 2015 February 30 (1):317-33. Epub 04/18/2014.

Crosstalk Between MAPK/ERK and PI3K/AKT Signal Pathways During Brain Ischemia/Reperfusion.

Zhou J, Du T, Li B, Rong Y, Verkhratsky A, Peng L

ASN neuro.. 2015 7 (5)Epub 10/06/2015.

Ammonium increases Ca(2+) signalling and up-regulates expression of TRPC1 gene in astrocytes in primary cultures and in the in vivo brain.

Liang C, Du T, Zhou J, Verkhratsky A, Peng L

Neurochemical research.. 2014 November 39 (11):2127-35. Epub 08/12/2014.

Antagonists of the Vasopressin V1 Receptor and of the ?(1)-Adrenoceptor Inhibit Cytotoxic Brain Edema in Stroke by Effects on Astrocytes - but the Mechanisms Differ.

Hertz L, Xu J, Chen Y, Gibbs ME, Du T, Hertz L, Xu J, Chen Y, Gibbs ME, Du T

Current neuropharmacology.. 2014 July 12 (4):308-23. Epub 1900 01 01.

Ammonium activates ouabain-activated signalling pathway in astrocytes: therapeutic potential of ouabain antagonist.

Song D, Du T

Current neuropharmacology.. 2014 July 12 (4):334-41. Epub 1900 01 01.

Signal Transduction in Astrocytes during Chronic or Acute Treatment with Drugs (SSRIs, Antibipolar Drugs, GABA-ergic Drugs, and Benzodiazepines) Ameliorating Mood Disorders.

Hertz L, Song D, Li B, Du T, Xu J, Gu L, Chen Y, Peng L

Journal of signal transduction. 2014 2014 :593934. Epub 02/24/2014.

Inhibition of brain swelling after ischemia-reperfusion by ?-adrenergic antagonists: correlation with increased K+ and decreased Ca2+ concentrations in extracellular fluid.

Song D, Xu J, Du T, Yan E, Hertz L, Walz W, Peng L

BioMed research international.. 2014 2014 :873590. Epub 11/13/2014.

When can AQP4 assist transporter-mediated K? uptake?

Hertz L, Song D, Xu J, Du T, Gu L, Peng L

The Journal of general physiology.. 2013 July 142 (1):87-9. Epub 06/10/2013.

Brain glycogenolysis, adrenoceptors, pyruvate carboxylase, Na(+),K(+)-ATPase and Marie E. Gibbs' pioneering learning studies.

Hertz L, Xu J, Song D, Du T, Yan E, Peng L

Frontiers in integrative neuroscience.. 2013 7 :20. Epub 04/03/2013.

Pathogenesis of hepatic encephalopathy and brain edema in acute liver failure: role of glutamine redefined.

Desjardins P, Du T, Jiang W, Peng L, Butterworth RF

Neurochemistry international.. 2012 June 60 (7):690-6. Epub 02/21/2012.

Does conventional anti-bipolar and antidepressant drug therapy reduce NMDA-mediated neuronal excitation by downregulating astrocytic GluK2 function?

Peng L, Li B, Du T, Wang F, Hertz L

Pharmacology, biochemistry, and behavior.. 2012 February 100 (4):712-25. Epub 04/02/2011.

Astrocyte ERK phosphorylation precedes K(+)-induced swelling but follows hypotonicity-induced swelling.

Cai L, Du T, Song D, Li B, Hertz L, Peng L

Neuropathology : official journal of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology.. 2011 June 31 (3):250-64. Epub 12/01/2010.

Astrocytic transactivation by alpha2A-adrenergic and 5-HT2B serotonergic signaling.

Peng L, Li B, Du T, Kong EK, Hu X, Zhang S, Shan X, Zhang M

Neurochemistry international.. 2010 November 57 (4):421-31. Epub 05/05/2010.

Signaling pathways of isoproterenol-induced ERK1/2 phosphorylation in primary cultures of astrocytes are concentration-dependent.

Du T, Li B, Li H, Li M, Hertz L, Peng L

Journal of neurochemistry.. 2010 November 115 (4):1007-23. Epub 10/05/2010.

ERK phosphorylation in intact, adult brain by alpha(2)-adrenergic transactivation of EGF receptors.

Du T, Li B, Liu S, Zang P, Prevot V, Hertz L, Peng L

Neurochemistry international.. 2009 December 55 (7):593-600. Epub 06/06/2009.

Astrocytic alkalinization by therapeutically relevant lithium concentrations: implications for myo-inositol depletion.

Song D, Du T, Li B, Cai L, Gu L, Li H, Chen Y, Hertz L, Peng L

Psychopharmacology.. 2008 October 200 (2):187-95. Epub 05/28/2008.

Stimulation by vasopressin of ERK phosphorylation and vector-driven water flux in astrocytes is transactivation-dependent.

Du T, Song D, Li H, Li B, Cai L, Hertz L, Peng L

European journal of pharmacology.. 2008 June 10587 (1-3):73-7. Epub 04/03/2008.

Signalling pathways for transactivation by dexmedetomidine of epidermal growth factor receptors in astrocytes and its paracrine effect on neurons.

Li B, Du T, Li H, Gu L, Zhang H, Huang J, Hertz L, Peng L

British journal of pharmacology.. 2008 May 154 (1):191-203. Epub 03/03/2008.