Gandhi, Sunil Pravinchandr

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Neurobiology & Behavior
Phone(949) 824-8761
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    A novel platform for the investigation of human microglia
    NIH/NIDA RF1DA048813Aug 15, 2019 - Aug 14, 2022
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Reorganization of the Central Visual System by Inhibitory Neuron Transplantation
    NIH/NEI R01EY029490May 1, 2019 - Apr 30, 2024
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Neuregulin-1 based molecular mechanisms of cortical plasticity
    NIH/NEI R01EY028212Sep 1, 2017 - May 31, 2021
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    Rewiring cortex using inhibitory neuron transplantation
    NIH/NEI DP2EY024504Sep 30, 2013 - Jul 31, 2018
    Role: Principal Investigator
    2-Photon Imaging of synaptic remodeling in visual cortex
    NIH/NEI F32EY016317Mar 1, 2005 - Feb 29, 2008
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Hasselmann J, Coburn MA, England W, Figueroa Velez DX, Kiani Shabestari S, Tu CH, McQuade A, Kolahdouzan M, Echeverria K, Claes C, Nakayama T, Azevedo R, Coufal NG, Han CZ, Cummings BJ, Davtyan H, Glass CK, Healy LM, Gandhi SP, Spitale RC, Blurton-Jones M. Development of a Chimeric Model to Study and Manipulate Human Microglia In Vivo. Neuron. 2019 Jul 25. PMID: 31375314.
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    2. Bradshaw KP, Figueroa Velez DX, Habeeb M, Gandhi SP. Precocious deposition of perineuronal nets on Parvalbumin inhibitory neurons transplanted into adult visual cortex. Sci Rep. 2018 May 10; 8(1):7480. PMID: 29748633.
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    3. Lutz SE, Smith JR, Kim DH, Olson CVL, Ellefsen K, Bates JM, Gandhi SP, Agalliu D. Caveolin1 Is Required for Th1 Cell Infiltration, but Not Tight Junction Remodeling, at the Blood-Brain Barrier in Autoimmune Neuroinflammation. Cell Rep. 2017 Nov 21; 21(8):2104-2117. PMID: 29166603.
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    4. Salinas KJ, Figueroa Velez DX, Zeitoun JH, Kim H, Gandhi SP. Contralateral Bias of High Spatial Frequency Tuning and Cardinal Direction Selectivity in Mouse Visual Cortex. J Neurosci. 2017 10 18; 37(42):10125-10138. PMID: 28924011.
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    5. Figueroa Velez DX, Ellefsen KL, Hathaway ER, Carathedathu MC, Gandhi SP. Contribution of Innate Cortical Mechanisms to the Maturation of Orientation Selectivity in Parvalbumin Interneurons. J Neurosci. 2017 01 25; 37(4):820-829. PMID: 28123018.
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    6. Zheng X, Gandhi SP. Healing Pains of the Past Using Neuronal Transplantation. Neuron. 2016 Dec 21; 92(6):1157-1159. PMID: 28009270.
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    7. Sun Y, Ikrar T, Davis MF, Gong N, Zheng X, Luo ZD, Lai C, Mei L, Holmes TC, Gandhi SP, Xu X. Neuregulin-1/ErbB4 Signaling Regulates Visual Cortical Plasticity. Neuron. 2016 Oct 05; 92(1):160-173. PMID: 27641496.
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    8. Davis MF, Figueroa Velez DX, Guevarra RP, Yang MC, Habeeb M, Carathedathu MC, Gandhi SP. Inhibitory Neuron Transplantation into Adult Visual Cortex Creates a New Critical Period that Rescues Impaired Vision. Neuron. 2015 May 20; 86(4):1055-1066. PMID: 25937171.
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    9. Southwell DG, Froemke RC, Alvarez-Buylla A, Stryker MP, Gandhi SP. Cortical plasticity induced by inhibitory neuron transplantation. Science. 2010 Feb 26; 327(5969):1145-8. PMID: 20185728; PMCID: PMC3164148.
    10. Gandhi SP, Yanagawa Y, Stryker MP. Delayed plasticity of inhibitory neurons in developing visual cortex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Oct 28; 105(43):16797-802. PMID: 18940923; PMCID: PMC2575499.
    11. Gandhi SP, Cang J, Stryker MP. An eye-opening experience. Nat Neurosci. 2005 Jan; 8(1):9-10. PMID: 15622410; PMCID: PMC2413328.
    12. Gandhi SP, Stevens CF. Three modes of synaptic vesicular recycling revealed by single-vesicle imaging. Nature. 2003 Jun 05; 423(6940):607-13. PMID: 12789331.
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