Education

Graduate School
Hunan Medical University, Hunan, China (Medical School)
Graduate School
Hunan Medical University, Hunan, China (Master in Science, Anatomy and Neurobiology)

Publications

Publication Information

1. Cao QL, He Q, Wang YP, Cheng XX, Howard RM, Zhang YP, DeVries WH, Shields CB, Magnuson DSK, Xu XM, Kim DH and Whittemore SR (2010) Transplantation of CNTF-expressing adult oligodendrocyte precursor cells promotes remyelination and functional recovery after spinal cord injury. J Neurosci 30: 2989-3001.

2. Zhu Y, Park J, Hu XM, Li H, Cao QL, Feng GS and Qiu MS (2010) Control of oligodendrocyte generation and proliferation by Shp2 protein tyrosine phosphatase. Glia 58: 1407-1414.

3. Wang YP, Cheng XX, He Q, Kim DH, Whittemore SR and Cao QL (2011) Astrocytes from the contused spinal cord inhibit oligodendrocyte differentiation of adult OPCs by increasing the expression of bone morphogenetic proteins. J Neurosci 31(16):6053– 6058.

4. Cao QL and Whittrmore SR (2012). Cell transplantatin: stem cells and precursor cells. Handb Clin Neurol. 109: 551-61.

5. Fan CL, Zheng YY, Cheng XX, Qi XB, Bu P, Luo XG, Kim DH and Cao QL(2013) Transplantation of D15A-expressing glial-restricted-precursor-derived astrocytes improves anatomical and locomotor recovery after spinal cord injury. Int J Biol Sci. 2013;9(1):78-93.

6. Chen KN, Deng SY, Lu HZ, Zheng YY, Yang GD, Kim DH, Cao QL* and Wu JQ* (2013). RNA-Seq characterization of spinal cord injury transcriptome in acute/subacute phases: a resource for understanding the pathology at the systems level. Plus One (in Press). * co-corresponding authors.

7. Fan CL, Wang H, Chen D, Cheng XX, Xiong K, Luo XG and Cao QL (2014) Effect of type-2 astrocytes on the viability of dorsal root ganglion neurons and length of neuronal processes. Neural Regen. Res. 9: 119-128.

8. Dong XM, Chen KN, Sloan S, Zhang Y, Cao QL, Barres B and Wu JQ (2015). Comprehensive Identification of Long Non-coding RNAs in Purified Cell Types from the Brain Reveals Functional LncRNA in OPC Fate Determination. Plos Genetics 11(12):e1005669. doi: 10.1371.

9. Yang J, Cheng X, Shen J, Xie B, Zhao X, Zhang Z, Cao Q, Shen Y and Qiu M (2016) A Novel Approach for Amplification and Purification of Mouse Oligodendrocyte Progenitor Cells. Front. Cell. Neurosci. 10:203. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2016.00203.