Publications by authors named "Philip A Barker"

85Publications

NGF- and BDNF-dependent DRG sensory neurons deploy distinct degenerative signaling mechanisms.

eNeuro 2020 Dec 16. Epub 2020 Dec 16.

Department of Biology, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia V1V 1V7, Canada

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December 2020

Developmental Axon Degeneration Requires TRPV1-Dependent Ca Influx.

eNeuro 2019 Jan-Feb;6(1). Epub 2019 Feb 27.

Department of Biology, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia V1V 1V7, Canada.

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May 2019

The Nogo Receptor Ligand LGI1 Regulates Synapse Number and Synaptic Activity in Hippocampal and Cortical Neurons.

eNeuro 2018 Jul-Aug;5(4). Epub 2018 Sep 7.

Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2B4, Canada.

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March 2019

A novel method for quantifying axon degeneration.

PLoS One 2018 18;13(7):e0199570. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

Department of Biology, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.

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December 2018

Author Correction: Remodeling of the Actin/Spectrin Membrane-associated Periodic Skeleton, Growth Cone Collapse and F-Actin Decrease during Axonal Degeneration.

Sci Rep 2018 Apr 12;8(1):6002. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Instituto de Investigación Médica Mercedes y Martín Ferreyra, INIMEC-Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), UNC, Friuli, 2434 - 5016, Córdoba, Argentina.

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April 2018

Nucleus accumbens inflammation mediates anxiodepressive behavior and compulsive sucrose seeking elicited by saturated dietary fat.

Mol Metab 2018 04 31;10:1-13. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Centre de Recherche du CHUM, Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada; Montreal Diabetes Research Centre, Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada; Department of Nutrition, Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada. Electronic address:

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April 2018

Remodeling of the Actin/Spectrin Membrane-associated Periodic Skeleton, Growth Cone Collapse and F-Actin Decrease during Axonal Degeneration.

Sci Rep 2018 02 14;8(1):3007. Epub 2018 Feb 14.

Instituto de Investigación Médica Mercedes y Martín Ferreyra, INIMEC-Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), UNC, Friuli, 2434 - 5016, Córdoba, Argentina.

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February 2018

Neurotrophins and Proneurotrophins: Focus on Synaptic Activity and Plasticity in the Brain.

Neuroscientist 2017 12 17;23(6):587-604. Epub 2017 Mar 17.

1 Department of Biology, University of British Columbia, Kelowna, BC, Canada.

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December 2017

Generation and characterization of mice bearing null alleles of nradd/Nrh2.

Genesis 2016 Dec 12;54(12):605-612. Epub 2016 Nov 12.

Vice Principal Research University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus, 3247 University Way, Kelowna, British Columbia, V1V1V7, Canada.

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December 2016

Interpretation and application of carbon isotope ratios in freshwater diatom silica.

J Quat Sci 2016 May 17;31(4):300-309. Epub 2016 Jun 17.

NERC Isotope Geosciences FacilitiesBritish Geological SurveyNottinghamUK; Centre for Environmental GeochemistrySchool of GeographyUniversity of NottinghamNottinghamUK.

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May 2016

Towards the PET radiotracer for p75 neurotrophin receptor: [(11)C]LM11A-24 shows biological activity in vitro, but unfavorable ex vivo and in vivo profile.

Bioorg Med Chem 2016 10 13;24(19):4759-4765. Epub 2016 Aug 13.

Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, 3801 University Street, Montreal, QC H3A2B4, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2016

Identification of genetic variants of LGI1 and RTN4R (NgR1) linked to schizophrenia that are defective in NgR1-LGI1 signaling.

Mol Genet Genomic Med 2016 Jul 11;4(4):447-56. Epub 2016 Mar 11.

Department of Neurology and NeurosurgeryMontreal Neurological InstituteMcGill University3801 UniversityMontrealQuebecH3A 2B4Canada; Department of BiologyUniversity of British ColumbiaKelownaBC. V1V 1V7Canada.

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July 2016

Calpain-dependent truncated form of TrkB-FL increases in neurodegenerative processes.

Mol Cell Neurosci 2016 09 20;75:81-92. Epub 2016 Jul 20.

Laboratorio de Neurobiología, Instituto de Investigaciones Biológicas y Tecnológicas, IIByT-CONICET-FCEFyN, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Av. Vélez Sarsfield 1611, Córdoba, Argentina. Electronic address:

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September 2016

The X-linked inhibitor of apoptosis regulates long-term depression and learning rate.

FASEB J 2016 09 17;30(9):3083-90. Epub 2016 May 17.

Biology Unit, University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada; Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada;

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September 2016

North Atlantic forcing of moisture delivery to Europe throughout the Holocene.

Sci Rep 2016 04 25;6:24745. Epub 2016 Apr 25.

Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, Lancaster, LA1 4YQ, UK.

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April 2016

HBpF-proBDNF: A New Tool for the Analysis of Pro-Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor Receptor Signaling and Cell Biology.

PLoS One 2016 7;11(3):e0150601. Epub 2016 Mar 7.

Montreal Neurological Institute, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 2B4, Canada.

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August 2016

Opposing presynaptic roles of BDNF and ProBDNF in the regulation of persistent activity in the entorhinal cortex.

Mol Brain 2016 Mar 1;9:23. Epub 2016 Mar 1.

Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Suite 778, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 2B4, Canada.

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March 2016