Kimberly M Christian, Ph.D.

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Research Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Department: Neuroscience
Graduate Group Affiliations

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Perelman School of Medicine
Department of Neuroscience
415 Curie Blvd, CRB 105A
1st Floor Clinical Research Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-2147
B.A. (Philosophy)
University of California at Berkeley, 1993.
Ph.D. (Neuroscience)
University of Southern California, 2004.
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Selected Publications

Kim SH, GoodSmith D, Temme SJ, Moriya F, Ming GL, Christian KM, Song H, Knierim JJ.: Global remapping in granule cells and mossy cells of the mouse dentate gyrus. Cell Rep 42: 112334, Apr 2023.

Garcia-Epelboim A, Christian KM.: Modeling neuro-immune interactions using human pluripotent stem cells. Curr Opin Neurobiol 2023.

LaNoce E, Dumeng-Rodriguez J, Christian KM. : Using 2D and 3D pluripotent stem cell models to study neurotropic viruses. Front Virol. July 2022.

GoodSmith D, Kim SH, Puliyadi V, Ming GL, Song H, Knierim JJ, Christian KM.: Flexible encoding of objects and space in single cells of the dentate gyrus. Curr Biol 32: 1088-1101, Mar 2022.

Fan W, Christian KM, Song H, Ming GL.: Applications of Brain Organoids for Infectious Diseases. J Mol Biol 434: 167243, Feb 2022.

Kim NS, Ringeling FR, Zhou Y, Nguyen HN, Temme SJ, Lin YT, Eacker S, Dawson VL, Dawson TM, Xiao B, Hsu KS, Canzar S, Li W, Worley P, Christian KM, Yoon KJ, Song H, Ming GL.: CYFIP1 Dosages Exhibit Divergent Behavioral Impact via Diametric Regulation of NMDA Receptor Complex Translation in Mouse Models of Psychiatric Disorders. Biol Psychiatry May 2021.

Wang X, Ye F, Wen Z, Guo Z, Yu C, Huang WK, Rojas Ringeling F, Su Y, Zheng W, Zhou G, Christian KM, Song H, Zhang M, Ming GL.: Structural interaction between DISC1 and ATF4 underlying transcriptional and synaptic dysregulation in an iPSC model of mental disorders. Mol Psychiatry 26: 1346-1360, Apr 2021.

Kim NS, Wen Z, Liu J, Zhou Y, Guo Z, Xu C, Lin YT, Yoon KJ, Park J, Cho M, Kim M, Wang X, Yu H, Sakamuru S, Christian KM, Hsu KS, Xia M, Li W, Ross CA, Margolis RL, Lu XY, Song H, Ming GL.: Pharmacological rescue in patient iPSC and mouse models with a rare DISC1 mutation. Nat Commun 12: 1398, Mar 2021.

Schnoll JG, Temsamrit B, Zhang D, Song H, Ming GL, Christian KM.: Evaluating Neurodevelopmental Consequences of Perinatal Exposure to Antiretroviral Drugs: Current Challenges and New Approaches. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 16: 113-129, Mar 2021.

Song G, Lee EM, Pan J, Xu M, Rho HS, Cheng Y, Whitt N, Yang S, Kouznetsova J, Klumpp-Thomas C, Michael SG, Moore C, Yoon KJ, Christian KM, Simeonov A, Huang W, Xia M, Huang R, Lal-Nag M, Tang H, Zheng W, Qian J, Song H, Ming GL, Zhu H.: An Integrated Systems Biology Approach Identifies the Proteasome as A Critical Host Machinery for ZIKV and DENV Replication. Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics Feb 2021.

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