Publications


µBRAINS: Microassembly of Bioengineered, Rapid, All-Inducible Neural System for Injury Modeling and Neuroregeneration Screening
Krencik, RC, Patel, RAG, Cvetkovic, C, Hogan, MK, Muir, M, Basu, N, Shetty, A & Horner, PJ 2020, Mission Connect Annual Scientific Symposium 2018, Houston, United States, 11/30/18 - 11/30/18, .

Investigating human neuron-astrocyte functional interactions using a bioengineered 3D coculture platform.
Krencik, RC, Cvetkovic, C & Basu, N 2018, Mission Connect Annual Scientific Symposium 2018, Houston, United States, 11/30/18 - 11/30/18, .

Wireless Stimulation of the Ventral Spinal Cord to Facilitate Recovery After Spinal Cord Injury
Hogan, MK, Barber, SM, Kondiles, BR, Krencik, RC, Yu, C & Horner, PJ 2018, Mission Connect Annual Scientific Symposium 2018, Houston, United States, 11/30/18 - 11/30/18, .

Investigating human neuron-astrocyte functional interactions using a bioengineered 3D coculture platform.
Krencik, RC, Cvetkovic, C & Basu, N 2018, 2018 Society for Neuroscience Meeting, San Diego , United States, 11/2/18 - 11/7/18, .

Mutations in GFAP Disrupt the Distribution and Function of Organelles in Human Astrocytes
Jones, JR, Kong, L, Hanna, MG, Hoffman, B, Krencik, R, Bradley, R, Hagemann, T, Choi, J, Doers, M, Dubovis, M, Sherafat, MA, Bhattacharyya, A, Kendziorski, C, Audhya, A, Messing, A & Zhang, SC 2018, Cell Reports, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 947-958.e4. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2018.09.083

Synaptic microcircuit modeling with 3D cocultures of astrocytes and neurons from human pluripotent stem cells
Cvetkovic, C, Basu, N & Krencik, R 2018, Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE, vol. 2018, no. 138, e58034. https://doi.org/10.3791/58034

Novel Treatments for Targeted Brain Therapy: Biomimetic Nanoparticles and Deep Brain Stimulation
Krencik, RC, Tyagi, N, Cvetkovic, C, Zinger, A, Basu, N & Tasciotti, E 2018, 2018 Methodist Association for Professional Affairs (MAPTA) Summer Symposium, 8/3/18, .

Neural Activity and Regeneration
Hogan, MK, Barber, SM, Kondiles, BR, Krencik, RC, Yu, C & Horner, PJ 2018, 2018 Methodist Association for Professional Affairs (MAPTA) Summer Symposium, 8/3/18, .

Concepts toward directing human astroplasticity to promote neuroregeneration
Patel, R, Muir, M, Cvetkovic, C & Krencik, R 2018, Developmental Dynamics. https://doi.org/10.1002/dvdy.24655

Systematic three-dimensional coculture methods to rapidly recapitulate complex interactions between human astrocytes and neurons.
Krencik, RC, Seo, K, van Asperen, JV, Basu, N, Cvetkovic, C, Barlas, S, Chen, R, Ludwig, C, Wang, C, Ward, ME, Gan, L & Horner, PJ 2018, AANS 2018, New Orleans, United States, 4/28/18 - 5/2/18, .

REGULATING HUMAN ASTROCYTE MATURATION FROM iPSCs: A FASTER APPROACH.
Krencik, RC, Patel, RAG, Muir, M & Deneen, B 2018, Baylor College of Medicine Medical Student Poster Day, 3/4/18, .

Human stem cell-derived astrocytes replicate human prions in a PRNP genotype-dependent manner
Krejciova, Z, Alibhai, J, Zhao, C, Krencik, R, Rzechorzek, NM, Ullian, EM, Manson, J, Ironside, JW, Head, MW & Chandran, S 2017, The Journal of experimental medicine, vol. 214, no. 12, pp. 3481-3495. https://doi.org/10.1084/jem.20161547

Systematic Three-Dimensional Coculture Rapidly Recapitulates Interactions between Human Neurons and Astrocytes
Krencik, R, Seo, K, van Asperen, JV, Basu, N, Cvetkovic, C, Barlas, S, Chen, R, Ludwig, C, Wang, C, Ward, ME, Gan, L, Horner, PJ, Rowitch, DH & Ullian, EM 2017, Stem Cell Reports, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 1745-1753. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.10.026

Patient-derived iPSCs show premature neural differentiation and neuron type-specific phenotypes relevant to neurodevelopment
Yeh, E, Dao, DQ, Wu, ZY, Kandalam, SM, Camacho, FM, Tom, C, Zhang, W, Krencik, R, Rauen, KA, Ullian, EM & Weiss, LA 2018, Molecular Psychiatry, vol. 23, no. 8, pp. 1687-1698. https://doi.org/10.1038/mp.2017.238

Zika virus cell tropism in the developing human brain and inhibition by azithromycin
Retallack, H, Di Lullo, E, Arias, C, Knopp, KA, Laurie, MT, Sandoval-Espinosa, C, Mancia Leon, WR, Krencik, R, Ullian, EM, Spatazza, J, Pollen, AA, Mandel-Brehm, C, Nowakowski, TJ, Kriegstein, AR & DeRisi, JL 2016, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 113, no. 50, pp. 14408-14413. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1618029113


Directed differentiation of basal forebrain cholinergic neurons from human pluripotent stem cells
Hu, Y, Qu, Z-Y, Cao, S-Y, Li, Q, Ma, L, Krencik, R, Xu, M & Liu, Y 2016, Journal of Neuroscience Methods, vol. 266, pp. 42-9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2016.03.017

Targeting brain’s star-shaped cells may yield autism drugs
Krencik, R, , 2016, Web publication/site.

Efficient generation of region-specific forebrain neurons from human pluripotent stem cells under highly defined condition
Yuan, F, Fang, K-H, Cao, S-Y, Qu, Z-Y, Li, Q, Krencik, R, Xu, M, Bhattacharyya, A, Su, Y-W, Zhu, D-Y & Liu, Y 2015, Scientific Reports, vol. 5, pp. 18550. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep18550

Dysregulation of astrocyte extracellular signaling in Costello syndrome
Krencik, R, Hokanson, KC, Narayan, AR, Dvornik, J, Rooney, GE, Rauen, KA, Weiss, LA, Rowitch, DH & Ullian, EM 2015, Science Translational Medicine, vol. 7, no. 286, pp. 286ra66. https://doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.aaa5645