Vivek Unni

Associate Professor

  • 3449 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
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Projects 2010 2021

Cell Death
Parkinsonian Disorders
Parkinson Disease
Movement Disorders
General Hospitals

Research Output 1998 2019

  • 3449 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 17 Article
3 Citations (Scopus)

Alpha-synuclein is a DNA binding protein that modulates DNA repair with implications for Lewy body disorders

Schaser, A. J., Osterberg, V. R., Dent, S. E., Stackhouse, T. L., Wakeham, C. M., Boutros, S. W., Weston, L. J., Owen, N., Weissman, T. A., Luna, E., Raber, J., Luk, K. C., McCullough, A., Woltjer, R. R. & Unni, V., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 10919.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Lewy Bodies
DNA-Binding Proteins
DNA Repair
DNA Damage
2 Citations (Scopus)

Multicolor lineage tracing using in vivo time-lapse imaging reveals coordinated death of clonally related cells in the developing vertebrate brain

Brockway, N. L., Cook, Z. T., O'Gallagher, M. J., Tobias, Z. J. C., Gedi, M., Carey, K. M., Unni, V., Pan, Y. A., Metz, M. R. & Weissman, T. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Developmental Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Time-Lapse Imaging
Clone Cells
Cell Nucleus Division
53 Citations (Scopus)

G2019s-LRRK2 expression augments α-synuclein sequestration into inclusions in neurons

Volpicelli-Daley, L. A., Abdelmotilib, H., Liu, Z., Stoyka, L., Daher, J. P. L., Milnerwood, A. J., Unni, V., Hirst, W. D., Yue, Z., Zhao, H. T., Fraser, K., Kennedy, R. E. & West, A. B., Jul 13 2016, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 36, 28, p. 7415-7427 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parkinson Disease
Antisense Oligonucleotides
15 Citations (Scopus)

Curcumin treatment improves motor behavior in α-synuclein transgenic mice

Spinelli, K. J., Osterberg, V. R., Meshul, C. K., Soumyanath, A. & Unni, V., Jun 2 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 6, e0128510.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transgenic Mice
genetically modified organisms
115 Citations (Scopus)

Mutations in XPR1 cause primary familial brain calcification associated with altered phosphate export

Legati, A., Giovannini, D., Nicolas, G., López-Sánchez, U., Quintáns, B., Oliveira, J. R. M., Sears, R. L., Ramos, E. M., Spiteri, E., Sobrido, M. J., Carracedo, Á., Castro-Fernández, C., Cubizolle, S., Fogel, B. L., Goizet, C., Jen, J. C., Kirdlarp, S., Lang, A. E., Miedzybrodzka, Z., Mitarnun, W. & 21 others, Paucar, M., Paulson, H., Pariente, J., Richard, A. C., Salins, N. S., Simpson, S. A., Striano, P., Svenningsson, P., Tison, F., Unni, V., Vanakker, O., Wessels, M. W., Wetchaphanphesat, S., Yang, M., Boller, F., Campion, D., Hannequin, D., Sitbon, M., Geschwind, D. H., Battini, J. L. & Coppola, G., May 27 2015, In : Nature Genetics. 47, 6, p. 579-581 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-sis
Platelet-Derived Growth Factor beta Receptor