Zhou, Qun-Yong

Title(s)Professor, Pharmacology
Phone(949) 824-2232, 1902
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    Regulation of glucose homeostasis by prokineticin 2 signaling
    NIH/NIDDK R21DK091916Aug 5, 2011 - Jul 31, 2014
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Prokineticin 2 and Suprachiasmatic Circadian Output
    NIH/NIMH R01MH067753Sep 24, 2004 - Jun 30, 2010
    Role: Principal Investigator
    NIH/NIMH R29MH057889Jul 1, 1998 - Jun 30, 2004
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Li X, Zhang C, Zhou QY. Overexpression of Prokineticin 2 in Transgenic Mice Leads to Reduced Circadian Behavioral Rhythmicity and Altered Molecular Rhythms in the Suprachiasmatic Clock. J Circadian Rhythms. 2018 Nov 06; 16:13. PMID: 30473715.
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    2. Traboulsi W, Sergent F, Boufettal H, Brouillet S, Slim R, Hoffmann P, Benlahfid M, Zhou QY, Balboni G, Onnis V, Bolze PA, Salomon A, Sauthier P, Mallet F, Aboussaouira T, Feige JJ, Benharouga M, Alfaidy N. Antagonism of EG-VEGF Receptors as Targeted Therapy for Choriocarcinoma Progression In Vitro and In Vivo. Clin Cancer Res. 2017 Nov 15; 23(22):7130-7140. PMID: 28899975.
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    3. Zhou QY, Burton KJ, Neal ML, Qiao Y, Kanthasamy AG, Sun Y, Xu X, Ma Y, Li X. Differential arousal regulation by prokineticin 2 signaling in the nocturnal mouse and the diurnal monkey. Mol Brain. 2016 08 18; 9(1):78. PMID: 27535380; PMCID: PMC4989352.
    4. Burton KJ, Li X, Li B, Cheng MY, Urbanski HF, Zhou QY. Expression of prokineticin 2 and its receptor in the macaque monkey brain. Chronobiol Int. 2016; 33(2):191-9. PMID: 26818846; PMCID: PMC4959799 [Available on 01/28/17].
    5. Burton KJ, Li X, Li JD, Hu WP, Zhou QY. Rhythmic Trafficking of TRPV2 in the Suprachiasmatic Nucleus is Regulated by Prokineticin 2 Signaling. J Circadian Rhythms. 2015 Apr 01; 13:2. PMID: 27103928; PMCID: PMC4832818.
    6. Xiao L, Zhang C, Li X, Gong S, Hu R, Balasubramanian R, Crowley W WF, Hastings MH, Zhou QY. Signaling role of prokineticin 2 on the estrous cycle of female mice. PLoS One. 2014; 9(3):e90860. PMID: 24633064; PMCID: PMC3954593.
    7. Zhou W, Li JD, Hu WP, Cheng MY, Zhou QY. Prokineticin 2 is involved in the thermoregulation and energy expenditure. Regul Pept. 2012 Nov 10; 179(1-3):84-90. PMID: 22960406.
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    8. Zhou Q, Dergunov SA, Zhang Y, Li X, Mu Q, Zhang Q, Jiang G, Pinkhassik E, Yan B. Safety profile and cellular uptake of biotemplated nanocapsules with nanometre-thin walls. Nanoscale. 2011 Jun; 3(6):2576-82. PMID: 21509382.
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    9. Hu WP, Li JD, Colwell CS, Zhou QY. Decreased REM sleep and altered circadian sleep regulation in mice lacking vasoactive intestinal polypeptide. Sleep. 2011 Jan 01; 34(1):49-56. PMID: 21203371; PMCID: PMC3001794.
    10. Zhang C, Truong KK, Zhou QY. Efferent projections of prokineticin 2 expressing neurons in the mouse suprachiasmatic nucleus. PLoS One. 2009 Sep 28; 4(9):e7151. PMID: 19784373; PMCID: PMC2747004.
    11. Li JD, Burton KJ, Zhang C, Hu SB, Zhou QY. Vasopressin receptor V1a regulates circadian rhythms of locomotor activity and expression of clock-controlled genes in the suprachiasmatic nuclei. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2009 Mar; 296(3):R824-30. PMID: 19052319; PMCID: PMC2665843.
    12. Li JD, Hu WP, Zhou QY. Disruption of the circadian output molecule prokineticin 2 results in anxiolytic and antidepressant-like effects in mice. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2009 Jan; 34(2):367-73. PMID: 18432189; PMCID: PMC2667318.
    13. Zhou QY, Meidan R. Biological function of prokineticins. Results Probl Cell Differ. 2008; 46:181-99. PMID: 18202926.
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    14. Shapiro LA, Ng KL, Kinyamu R, Whitaker-Azmitia P, Geisert EE, Blurton-Jones M, Zhou QY, Ribak CE. Origin, migration and fate of newly generated neurons in the adult rodent piriform cortex. Brain Struct Funct. 2007 Sep; 212(2):133-48. PMID: 17764016.
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    15. Shapiro LA, Ng KL, Zhou QY, Ribak CE. Olfactory enrichment enhances the survival of newly born cortical neurons in adult mice. Neuroreport. 2007 Jul 02; 18(10):981-5. PMID: 17558281.
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    16. Hu WP, Li JD, Zhang C, Boehmer L, Siegel JM, Zhou QY. Altered circadian and homeostatic sleep regulation in prokineticin 2-deficient mice. Sleep. 2007 Mar; 30(3):247-56. PMID: 17425220; PMCID: PMC2673012.
    17. Zhang C, Ng KL, Li JD, He F, Anderson DJ, Sun YE, Zhou QY. Prokineticin 2 is a target gene of proneural basic helix-loop-helix factors for olfactory bulb neurogenesis. J Biol Chem. 2007 Mar 09; 282(10):6917-21. PMID: 17259180.
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    18. Zhou QY. The prokineticins: a novel pair of regulatory peptides. Mol Interv. 2006 Dec; 6(6):330-8. PMID: 17200460; PMCID: PMC2667320.
    19. Hu WP, Zhang C, Li JD, Luo ZD, Amadesi S, Bunnett N, Zhou QY. Impaired pain sensation in mice lacking prokineticin 2. Mol Pain. 2006 Nov 15; 2:35. PMID: 17107623; PMCID: PMC1660571.
    20. Li JD, Hu WP, Boehmer L, Cheng MY, Lee AG, Jilek A, Siegel JM, Zhou QY. Attenuated circadian rhythms in mice lacking the prokineticin 2 gene. J Neurosci. 2006 Nov 08; 26(45):11615-23. PMID: 17093083; PMCID: PMC2713041.
    21. Cheng MY, Leslie FM, Zhou QY. Expression of prokineticins and their receptors in the adult mouse brain. J Comp Neurol. 2006 Oct 20; 498(6):796-809. PMID: 16927269; PMCID: PMC2667319.
    22. Zhou QY, Cheng MY. Prokineticin 2 and circadian clock output. FEBS J. 2005 Nov; 272(22):5703-9. PMID: 16279936; PMCID: PMC2667323.
    23. Ng KL, Li JD, Cheng MY, Leslie FM, Lee AG, Zhou QY. Dependence of olfactory bulb neurogenesis on prokineticin 2 signaling. Science. 2005 Jun 24; 308(5730):1923-7. PMID: 15976302.
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    24. Cheng MY, Bittman EL, Hattar S, Zhou QY. Regulation of prokineticin 2 expression by light and the circadian clock. BMC Neurosci. 2005 Mar 11; 6:17. PMID: 15762991; PMCID: PMC555564.
    25. Bullock CM, Li JD, Zhou QY. Structural determinants required for the bioactivities of prokineticins and identification of prokineticin receptor antagonists. Mol Pharmacol. 2004 Mar; 65(3):582-8. PMID: 14978236.
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    26. Cheng MY, Bullock CM, Li C, Lee AG, Bermak JC, Belluzzi J, Weaver DR, Leslie FM, Zhou QY. Prokineticin 2 transmits the behavioural circadian rhythm of the suprachiasmatic nucleus. Nature. 2002 May 23; 417(6887):405-10. PMID: 12024206.
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    27. Li M, Li C, Weingarten P, Bunzow JR, Grandy DK, Zhou QY. Association of dopamine D(3) receptors with actin-binding protein 280 (ABP-280). Biochem Pharmacol. 2002 Mar 01; 63(5):859-63. PMID: 11911837.
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    28. Bermak JC, Li M, Bullock C, Weingarten P, Zhou QY. Interaction of gamma-COP with a transport motif in the D1 receptor C-terminus. Eur J Cell Biol. 2002 Feb; 81(2):77-85. PMID: 11893085.
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