Reviews & Editorials

  • Targeting Neuroinflammation as a Therapeutic Strategy for Alzheimer's Disease: Mechanisms, Drug Candidates, and New Opportunities

    Fu W.Y., Wang X. and Ip N.Y.
    ACS Chem Neurosci.  2018 Sep 17. doi: 10.1021/acschemneuro.8b00402.
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  • Finding success by following your heart

    Ip N.Y.
    Nat. Cell Biol.   2018 Sep;20(9):1003. doi: 10.1038/s41556-018-0159-3.
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  • Homeostatic Scaling of AMPA Receptors by Semaphorin

    Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Neuron   2017 Dec 6;96(5):955-958. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2017.11.025.
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  • Regulation of postsynaptic signaling in structural synaptic plasticity

    Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Curr. Opin. Neurobiol.   2017 Jun 7;45:148-155. doi: 10.1016/j.conb.2017.05.016.
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  • Plant alkaloids as drug leads for Alzheimer's disease

    Ng Y.P., Cho T., Or T. and Ip N.Y.
    Neurochem Int.   2015 Jul 25. pii: S0197-0186(15)30020-6. doi: 10.1016/j.neuint.2015.07.018.
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  • Emerging roles of Axin in cerebral cortical development

    Ye T., Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Front Cell Neurosci.   2015 Jun 8;9:217. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2015.00217. eCollection 2015.
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  • Toward New Therapies

    Karl Broich, David M. Holtzman, Ip N.Y., Edward Koo, Walter J. Koroshetz, Eliezer Masliah, Lennart Mucke, Pierluigi Nicotera, Menekas N. Pangalos, Mareike Schnaars, Maria Grazia Spillantini, Karoly Nikolich
    Translational Neuroscience (ed. Karoly Nikolich and Steven E. Hyman). Strüngmann Forum Reports   Vol. 17, series ed. J. Lupp. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Invited.
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  • Editorial: Cell and molecular signaling, and transport pathways involved in growth factor control of synaptic development and function

    Yoshii A., Constantine-Paton M. and Ip N.Y.
    Front Synaptic Neurosci.   2015 Jun 4; 7:8. doi: 10.3389/fnsyn.2015.00008. eCollection 2015.
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  • Cdk5: a key player at neuronal synapse with diverse functions

    Lai K.O. and Ip N.Y.
    Mini Rev. Med. Chem.   2015 Mar 24
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  • Neddylation is needed for synapse maturation

    Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Nat. Neurosci.   2015 Feb; 18(2): 164-6.
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  • CRMP2: Functional roles in neural development and therapeutic potential in neurological diseases

    Ip J.P., Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Neuroscientist   2014 Dec; 20(6):589-98. doi: 10.1177/1073858413514278. Epub 2014 Jan 8.
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  • Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 in axon growth and regeneration

    Ye T., Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Int Rev Neurobiol.   2012;105:91-115.
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  • Eph receptors at synapses: Implications in neurodegenerative disease

    Chen Y., Fu, A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Cellular Signaling   24:606-611. Invited
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  • Cdk5: a multifaceted kinase in neurodegenerative diseases

    Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Trends Cell Biol.   846:1-7. Invited.
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  • Eph receptor

    Lai K.O. and Ip N.Y.
    Encyclopedia of Signaling Molecules   Springer, P.560-567. Invited.

  • Career development for women scientists in Asia

    Ip N.Y.
    Neuron   70:1029-1032.4.
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  • Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 – an emerging player in Parkinson's disease pathophysiology

    Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Parkinson's Disease / Book six   P.141-156. Invited.

  • Neurotrophic factors

    Ip N.Y. and Lu B.
    Neuroscience   (3rd edition) (ed. J-S Han, M-M Poo and Y Rao), 26:474-489. Invited.

  • Endophilin B1: Guarding the gate to destruction

    Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Communicative and Integrative Biology   2: 130-132. Invited.
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  • Synapse formation and plasticity: roles of ephrin/Eph receptor signaling

    Lai K.O. and Ip N.Y.
    Current Opinion in Neurobiology   19: 275-283. Invited.
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  • Recent advances in understanding the roles of Cdk5 in synaptic plasticity

    Lai K.O. and Ip N.Y.
    Biochimica et Biophysica Acta   1792: 741-745. Invited.
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  • Bidirectional signaling of ErbB and Eph receptors at synapses

    Chen Y., Fu, A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Neuron Glia Biol.   4: 211-221. Invited.
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  • The emerging role of autophagy in Parkinson's disease

    Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Mol. Brain   2: 29. Invited.
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  • β-catenin in reverse action

    Fu A.K.Y., Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Nat. Neurosci.   11: 244-246.
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  • Cdk5 in dendrite and synapse development: emerging role as a modulator of receptor tyrosine kinase signaling

    Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Cyclin Dependent Kinase 5 (Cdk5)   (ed. N.Y Ip and L.-H. Tsai), Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, P51-68.

  • CDK5, in Targeted Proteins Database

    Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    /1, [22945], 10.2970/tpdb.2009.264. Invited.

  • Neurotrophins – players in the regulation of neuronal survival and apoptosis

    Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Current Science   95: 1237-1251. Invited.
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  • Biotech News on Hong Kong

    Ip N.Y.
    Asia Pacific Biotech News   11(4): 218-220.

  • The roles of cyclin-dependent kinase 5 in dendrite and synapse development

    Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Biotechnology Journal   2: 949-957. Invited.
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  • Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 links extracellular cues to actin cytoskeleton during dendritic spine development

    Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Cell Adhesion & Migration   1:2, 110-112. Invited.
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  • Signaling through the neurotrophin receptors in the nervous system

    Ng Y.P., Lo K.Y., Cheung Z.H. and Ip N.Y.
    Handbook of Neurochemistry   2:12-32. Invited review.

  • Synaptic roles of Cdk5: implications in higher cognitive functions and neurodegenerative diseases

    Cheung Z.H., Fu A.K.Y. and Ip N.Y.
    Neuron   50: 13-18. Invited review.
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  • Modernization of traditional Chinese medicine in Hong Kong

    Ip N.Y.
    Biotechnology in Hong Kong   (ed. A. W.-K. Chan), United States-China Intellectual Property Institute publ., P. 30-53. Invited.

  • Central synapse and neuromuscular junction: same players, different roles

    Lai K.O. and Ip N.Y.
    Trends in Genetics   19: 395-402. Invited.
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  • Cdk5: A new player at synapses

    Cheng K. and Ip N.Y.
    NeuroSignals   12: 180-190. Invited.
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  • Postsynaptic signaling of new players at the neuromuscular junction

    Lai K.O. and Ip N.Y.
    J. Neurocytol.   32: 727-741. Invited.
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  • Surface characterization of DNA microarray on silicon dioxide and compatible silicon materials in the immobilization process

    Xu W., Li J., Xue M., Carles, M., Wilhelm Trau, D., Lenigk, R., Sucher, N.J., Ip N.Y. and Chan M.
    Materials Research Society Symposium – Proceedings   711: 25-30.

  • Integration of signals from receptor tyrosine kinases and G-protein-coupled receptors

    Lowes, V., Ip N.Y. and Wong Y.H.
    NeuroSignals   11: 5-19.
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  • Biotechnology in Hong Kong

    Kung S.D., Wong J.T.F. and Ip N.Y.
    International Journal for Technology Management   2: 355-363. Invited.

  • Chips and Qi: Microcomponent Based Analysis in Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Carles, M., Lee T., Moganti, S., Lenigk, R., Tsim K.W.K., Ip N.Y., Hsing I., and Sucher, N.J.
    Fresenius J. Analytical Chem.   371: 190-194. Invited.

  • Hong Kong - An emerging hub for Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Chao L.C.F., and Ip N.Y.
    Bio/Pharma Quarterly   5: 11-13. Invited.

  • Biotechnology finds its way to Hong Kong

    Kung S.D., Wong J.T.F. and Ip N.Y.
    International Journal of Biotechnology   2: 355-363. Invited.

  • Biological and genetic therapy for brain injury

    Tang H. and Ip N.Y.
    Molecular Surgery and Gene Therapy   pp. 146-162.

  • The neurotrophins and neuropoietic cytokines: two families of growth factors acting on neural and immune cells

    Ip N.Y.
    Annals NY Acad. Sci.   840: 115-126.
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  • Interaction of neurotrophins and retinoic acid in neuronal differentiation

    Cheung W.M.W. and Ip N.Y.
    Mol. Cells   8: 496-502. Invited.

  • A molecular biology network for Asia and the Pacific Rim

    Ip N.Y. and Shahi, G.
    Science   280: 1708.
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  • The 6th Pacific Rim Biotechnology Conference and BioExpo 98 meets in Hong Kong SAR

    Chao L. and Ip N.Y.
    Asia Pacific Biotech News   2: 295-299. Invited.

  • Modernization of traditional Chinese medicine in Hong Kong

    Ip N.Y.
    Biotechnology in Hong Kong   (ed. A. W.-K. Chan), United States-China Intellectual Property Institute publ., pp. 19-49. Invited.

  • The neurotrophins and CNTF: Two families of collaborative neurotrophic factors

    Ip N.Y. and Yancopoulos, G.D.
    Ann. Rev. Neurosci.   19: 491-515. Invited.

  • Neurotrophic factors and their receptors

    Ip N.Y. and Yancopoulos, G.D.
    Annals of Neurology   35: S13-S16.

  • Neurotrophic factor receptors: just like other growth factor and cytokine receptors?

    Ip N.Y. and Yancopoulos, G.D.
    Current Opinion in Neurobiology   4: 400-405. Invited.

  • Receptors and signaling pathways of ciliary neurotrophic factor and the neurotrophins

    Ip N.Y. and Yancopoulos, G.D.
    Seminars in The Neurosciences   5: 249-257. Invited.

  • Neurotrophin-4 or Neurotrophin-5?

    Ip N.Y. and Yancopoulos, G.D.
    Neuroscience Facts   3: 2-3. Invited.

  • Ciliary neurotrophic factor and its receptor complex

    Ip N.Y. and Yancopoulos, G.D.
    Prog. Growth Factor Res   4: 139-155. Invited.

  • Cholinergic and peptidergic regulation of ganglionic tyrosine hydroxylase activity

    Zigmond, R.E. and Ip N.Y.
    Dynamics of Cholinergic Function   Hanin, I., Ed., Plenum Press, N.Y., pp. 1039-1045.