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Yvette E. Fisher, Ph.D.

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UCLA, Los Angeles09/200506/2009Neuroscience, BS
Stanford University, Palo Alto9/20106/2016Neuroscience, PhD
2017 - 2024
HHMI Hanna H. Gray Fellow
2011 - 2015
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow (GRFP)

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  1. Constance WD, Mukherjee A, Fisher YE, Pop S, Blanc E, Toyama Y, Williams DW. Neurexin and Neuroligin-based adhesion complexes drive axonal arborisation growth independent of synaptic activity. Elife. 2018 Mar 05; 7. PMID: 29504935.
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  2. Fisher YE, Yang HH, Isaacman-Beck J, Xie M, Gohl DM, Clandinin TR. FlpStop, a tool for conditional gene control in Drosophila. Elife. 2017 02 17; 6. PMID: 28211790.
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  3. Fisher YE, Leong JC, Sporar K, Ketkar MD, Gohl DM, Clandinin TR, Silies M. A Class of Visual Neurons with Wide-Field Properties Is Required for Local Motion Detection. Curr Biol. 2015 Dec 21; 25(24):3178-89. PMID: 26670999.
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  4. Fisher YE, Silies M, Clandinin TR. Orientation Selectivity Sharpens Motion Detection in Drosophila. Neuron. 2015 Oct 21; 88(2):390-402. PMID: 26456048; PMCID: PMC4664581 [Available on 10/21/16].
  5. Holley SM, Joshi PR, Parievsky A, Galvan L, Chen JY, Fisher YE, Huynh MN, Cepeda C, Levine MS. Enhanced GABAergic Inputs Contribute to Functional Alterations of Cholinergic Interneurons in the R6/2 Mouse Model of Huntington's Disease. eNeuro. 2015 Jan-Feb; 2(1). PMID: 26203463.
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  6. Silies M, Gohl DM, Fisher YE, Freifeld L, Clark DA, Clandinin TR. Modular use of peripheral input channels tunes motion-detecting circuitry. Neuron. 2013 Jul 10; 79(1):111-27. PMID: 23849199; PMCID: PMC3713415.
  7. André VM, Fisher YE, Levine MS. Altered Balance of Activity in the Striatal Direct and Indirect Pathways in Mouse Models of Huntington's Disease. Front Syst Neurosci. 2011; 5:46. PMID: 21720523; PMCID: PMC3118454.
  8. André VM, Cepeda C, Fisher YE, Huynh M, Bardakjian N, Singh S, Yang XW, Levine MS. Differential electrophysiological changes in striatal output neurons in Huntington's disease. J Neurosci. 2011 Jan 26; 31(4):1170-82. PMID: 21273402; PMCID: PMC3071260.
  9. André VM, Cepeda C, Cummings DM, Jocoy EL, Fisher YE, William Yang X, Levine MS. Dopamine modulation of excitatory currents in the striatum is dictated by the expression of D1 or D2 receptors and modified by endocannabinoids. Eur J Neurosci. 2010 Jan; 31(1):14-28. PMID: 20092552.
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  10. Cummings DM, André VM, Uzgil BO, Gee SM, Fisher YE, Cepeda C, Levine MS. Alterations in cortical excitation and inhibition in genetic mouse models of Huntington's disease. J Neurosci. 2009 Aug 19; 29(33):10371-86. PMID: 19692612; PMCID: PMC2754238.
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.