Publications

Eyes wide open: a critical review of sphere-formation as an assay for stem cells.
Pastrana E, Silva-Vargas V, Doetsch F.
Cell Stem Cell. 2011 May 6;8(5):486-98.

Dopamine stimulation of postnatal murine subventricular zone neurogenesis via the D3 receptor.
Kim Y, Wang WZ, Comte I, Pastrana E, Tran PB, Brown J, Miller RJ, Doetsch F, Molnár Z, Szele FG.
J Neurochem. 2010 Aug;114(3):750-60. Epub 2010 May 6.

The subventricular zone en-face: wholemount staining and ependymal flow.
Mirzadeh Z, Doetsch F, Sawamoto K, Wichterle H, Alvarez-Buylla A.
J Vis Exp. 2010 May 6;(39). pii: 1938. doi: 10.3791/1938.

The transcriptional network for mesenchymal transformation of brain tumours.
Carro MS, Lim WK, Alvarez MJ, Bollo RJ, Zhao X, Snyder EY, Sulman EP, Anne SL, Doetsch F, Colman H, Lasorella A, Aldape K, Califano A, Iavarone A.
Nature. 2010 Jan 21;463(7279):318-25. Epub 2009 Dec 23.

Simultaneous prospective purification of adult subventricular zone neural stem cells and their progeny.
Pastrana E, Cheng LC, Doetsch F.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Apr 14;106(15):6387-92. Epub 2009 Mar 30.

miR-124 regulates adult neurogenesis in the subventricular zone stem cell niche.
Cheng LC, Pastrana E, Tavazoie M, Doetsch F.
Nat Neurosci. 2009 Apr;12(4):399-408. Epub 2009 Mar 15.

A specialized vascular niche for adult neural stem cells.
Tavazoie M, Van der Veken L, Silva-Vargas V, Louissaint M, Colonna L, Zaidi B, Garcia-Verdugo JM, Doetsch F.
Cell Stem Cell. 2008 Sep 11;3(3):279-88.

Zfx controls the self-renewal of embryonic and hematopoietic stem cells.
Galan-Caridad JM, Harel S, Arenzana TL, Hou ZE, Doetsch FK, Mirny LA, Reizis B.
Cell. 2007 Apr 20;129(2):345-57.

Brain micro-ecologies: neural stem cell niches in the adult mammalian brain.
Riquelme PA, Drapeau E, Doetsch F.
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2008 Jan 12;363(1489):123-37. Review.

Stem cells: from epigenetics to microRNAs.
Cheng LC, Tavazoie M, Doetsch F.
Neuron. 2005 May 5;46(3):363-7. Review.

Young and excitable: the function of new neurons in the adult mammalian brain.
Doetsch F, Hen R.
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2005 Feb;15(1):121-8. Review.

The glial identity of neural stem cells.
Doetsch F.
Nat Neurosci. 2003 Nov;6(11):1127-34. Epub 2003 Oct 28. Review.

A niche for adult neural stem cells.
Doetsch F.
Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2003 Oct;13(5):543-50. Review.

EGF converts transit-amplifying neurogenic precursors in the adult brain into multipotent stem cells.
Doetsch F, Petreanu L, Caille I, Garcia-Verdugo JM, Alvarez-Buylla A.
Neuron. 2002 Dec 19;36(6):1021-34.

Identification of neural stem cells in the adult vertebrate brain.
Alvarez-Buylla A, Seri B, Doetsch F.
Brain Res Bull. 2002 Apr;57(6):751-8. Review.

Genetics of childhood disorders: XXXVIII. Stem cell research, part 2: reconstructing the brain.
Doetsch F.
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2002 May;41(5):622-4. No abstract available.

Challenges for brain repair: insights from adult neurogenesis in birds and mammals.
Doetsch F, Scharff C.
Brain Behav Evol. 2001;58(5):306-22.

Lack of the cell-cycle inhibitor p27Kip1 results in selective increase of transit-amplifying cells for adult neurogenesis.
Doetsch F, Verdugo JM, Caille I, Alvarez-Buylla A, Chao MV, Casaccia-Bonnefil P.
J Neurosci. 2002 Mar 15;22(6):2255-64.

Multipotent neural stem cells reside into the rostral extension and olfactory bulb of adult rodents.
Gritti A, Bonfanti L, Doetsch F, Caille I, Alvarez-Buylla A, Lim DA, Galli R, Verdugo JM, Herrera DG, Vescovi AL.
J Neurosci. 2002 Jan 15;22(2):437-45.

Disruption of Eph/ephrin signaling affects migration and proliferation in the adult subventricular zone.
Conover JC, Doetsch F, Garcia-Verdugo JM, Gale NW, Yancopoulos GD, Alvarez-Buylla A.
Nat Neurosci. 2000 Nov;3(11):1091-7.

Regeneration of a germinal layer in the adult mammalian brain.
Doetsch F, García-Verdugo JM, Alvarez-Buylla A.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 Sep 28;96(20):11619-24.

Subventricular zone astrocytes are neural stem cells in the adult mammalian brain.
Doetsch F, Caillé I, Lim DA, García-Verdugo JM, Alvarez-Buylla A.
Cell. 1999 Jun 11;97(6):703-16.

Adult subventricular zone neuronal precursors continue to proliferate and migrate in the absence of the olfactory bulb.
Kirschenbaum B, Doetsch F, Lois C, Alvarez-Buylla A.
J Neurosci. 1999 Mar 15;19(6):2171-80.

Architecture and cell types of the adult subventricular zone: in search of the stem cells.
García-Verdugo JM, Doetsch F, Wichterle H, Lim DA, Alvarez-Buylla A.
J Neurobiol. 1998 Aug;36(2):234-48. Review.

Cellular composition and three-dimensional organization of the subventricular germinal zone in the adult mammalian brain.
Doetsch F, García-Verdugo JM, Alvarez-Buylla A.
J Neurosci. 1997 Jul 1;17(13):5046-61.

Network of tangential pathways for neuronal migration in adult mammalian brain.
Doetsch F, Alvarez-Buylla A.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1996 Dec 10;93(25):14895-900.