Charles Y. Liu, MD

Adjunct Professor of Neurosurgery, Academic Institute
Full Affiliate Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist


Functional ultrasound imaging of the human spinal cord
Agyeman, KA, Lee, DJ, Russin, J, Kreydin, EI, Choi, W, Abedi, A, Lo, YT, Cavaleri, J, Wu, K, Edgerton, VR, Liu, C & Christopoulos, VN 2024, , Neuron, vol. 112, no. 10, pp. 1710-1722.e3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuron.2024.02.012

Neuromodulation of Eating Disorders: A Review of Underlying Neural Network Activity and Neuromodulatory Treatments
Wu, K, Lo, YT, Cavaleri, J, Bergosh, M, Ipe, J, Briggs, RG, Jann, KB, Murray, SB, Mason, XL, Liu, CY & Lee, DJ 2024, , Brain Sciences, vol. 14, no. 3, 200. https://doi.org/10.3390/brainsci14030200

Neurotropism of SARS-CoV-2: A Pathological Examination of Neurosurgical Specimens
Fujii, T, Rennert, RC, Hurth, KM, Ward, PM, Campan, M, Mathew, AJ, Dubeau, L, Wallace, WD, Liu, CY & Russin, JJ 2024, , Neurosurgery, vol. 94, no. 2, pp. 379-388. https://doi.org/10.1227/neu.0000000000002684

A Pilot Study of the Effect of Transcutaneous Spinal Cord Stimulation on Micturition-Related Brain Activity and Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms After Stroke
Kreydin, EI, Abedi, A, Montero, VS, Morales, L, Jen, R, Perez, L, Riva, AL, Kohli, P, Liu, CY, Ginsberg, DA, Gad, P, Edgerton, VR & Jann, K 2024, , Journal of Urology, vol. 211, no. 2, pp. 294-304. https://doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000003776

Primary somatosensory cortex organization for engineering artificial somatosensation
Lamorie-Foote, K, Kramer, DR, Sundaram, S, Cavaleri, J, Gilbert, ZD, Tang, AM, Bashford, L, Liu, CY, Kellis, S & Lee, B 2024, , Neuroscience Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neures.2024.01.005

Developing a hippocampal neural prosthetic to facilitate human memory encoding and recall of stimulus features and categories
Roeder, BM, She, X, Dakos, AS, Moore, B, Wicks, RT, Witcher, MR, Couture, DE, Laxton, AW, Clary, HM, Popli, G, Liu, C, Lee, B, Heck, C, Nune, G, Gong, H, Shaw, S, Marmarelis, VZ, Berger, TW, Deadwyler, SA, Song, D & Hampson, RE 2024, , Frontiers in Computational Neuroscience, vol. 18, 1263311. https://doi.org/10.3389/fncom.2024.1263311

Stereotactic Frame-Based Electrode Insertion: The Accuracy of Increasingly Oblique Insertion Angles
GILBERT, ZD, TANG, AM, PENG, T, DING, L, TABARSI, E, CAVALERI, J, LEONOR, A, Del CAMPO-VERA, RM, SHAO, A, CHUNG, R, SUNDARAM, S, KAMMEN, A, GOGIA, AS, LIU, CY, KELLIS, SS & LEE, B 2024, , Turkish Neurosurgery, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 128-134. https://doi.org/10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.42185-22.2

Theta-frequency medial septal nucleus deep brain stimulation increases neurovascular activity in MK-801-treated mice
Crown, LM, Agyeman, KA, Choi, W, Zepeda, N, Iseri, E, Pahlavan, P, Siegel, SJ, Liu, C, Christopoulos, V & Lee, DJ 2024, , Frontiers in Neuroscience, vol. 18, 1372315. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2024.1372315

Understanding the human conflict processing network: A review of the literature on direct neural recordings during performance of a modified stroop task
Chung, RS, Cavaleri, J, Sundaram, S, Gilbert, ZD, Del Campo-Vera, RM, Leonor, A, Tang, AM, Chen, KH, Sebastian, R, Shao, A, Kammen, A, Tabarsi, E, Gogia, AS, Mason, X, Heck, C, Liu, CY, Kellis, SS & Lee, B 2024, , Neuroscience Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neures.2024.03.006

Decoding motor plans using a closed-loop ultrasonic brain–machine interface
Griggs, WS, Norman, SL, Deffieux, T, Segura, F, Osmanski, BF, Chau, G, Christopoulos, V, Liu, C, Tanter, M, Shapiro, MG & Andersen, RA 2024, , Nature Neuroscience, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 196-207. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41593-023-01500-7

Suppression of cortical electrostimulation artifacts using pre-whitening and null projection
Lim, J, Wang, PT, Bashford, L, Kellis, S, Shaw, SJ, Gong, H, Armacost, M, Heydari, P, Do, AH, Andersen, RA, Liu, CY & Nenadic, Z 2023, , Journal of neural engineering, vol. 20, no. 5, 056018. https://doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/acf68b

Electric Field Navigated 1-Hz rTMS for Poststroke Motor Recovery: The E-FIT Randomized Controlled Trial
Edwards, DJ, Liu, CY, Dunning, K, Fregni, F, Laine, J, Leiby, BE, Rogers, LM & Harvey, RL 2023, , Stroke, vol. 54, no. 9, pp. 2254-2264. https://doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.123.043164

Soluble Nogo-Receptor-Fc decoy (AXER-204) in patients with chronic cervical spinal cord injury in the USA: a first-in-human and randomised clinical trial
Maynard, G, Kannan, R, Liu, J, Wang, W, Lam, TKT, Wang, X, Adamson, C, Hackett, C, Schwab, JM, Liu, C, Leslie, DP, Chen, D, Marino, R, Zafonte, R, Flanders, A, Block, G, Smith, E & Strittmatter, SM 2023, , The Lancet Neurology, vol. 22, no. 8, pp. 672-684. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1474-4422(23)00215-6

A review of neurophysiological effects and efficiency of waveform parameters in deep brain stimulation
Gilbert, Z, Mason, X, Sebastian, R, Tang, AM, Martin Del Campo-Vera, R, Chen, KH, Leonor, A, Shao, A, Tabarsi, E, Chung, R, Sundaram, S, Kammen, A, Cavaleri, J, Gogia, AS, Heck, C, Nune, G, Liu, CY, Kellis, SS & Lee, B 2023, , Clinical Neurophysiology, vol. 152, pp. 93-111. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinph.2023.04.007

Vagus Nerve Stimulation Paired With Rehabilitation for Upper Limb Motor Impairment and Function After Chronic Ischemic Stroke: Subgroup Analysis of the Randomized, Blinded, Pivotal, VNS-REHAB Device Trial
Dawson, J, Engineer, ND, Cramer, SC, Wolf, SL, Ali, R, O’Dell, MW, Pierce, D, Prudente, CN, Redgrave, J, Feng, W, Liu, CY, Francisco, GE, Brown, BL, Dixit, A, Alexander, J, DeMark, L, Krishna, V, Kautz, SA, Majid, A, Tarver, B, Turner, DL & Kimberley, TJ 2023, , Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair, vol. 37, no. 6, pp. 367-373. https://doi.org/10.1177/15459683221129274

S1 represents multisensory contexts and somatotopic locations within and outside the bounds of the cortical homunculus
Rosenthal, IA, Bashford, L, Kellis, S, Pejsa, K, Lee, B, Liu, C & Andersen, RA 2023, , Cell Reports, vol. 42, no. 4, 112312. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2023.112312

A C-shaped miniaturized coil for transcranial magnetic stimulation in rodents
Jiang, W, Isenhart, R, Liu, CY & Song, D 2023, , Journal of neural engineering, vol. 20, no. 2, 026022. https://doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/acc097

Making a case for endovascular approaches for neural recording and stimulation
Thielen, B, Xu, H, Fujii, T, Rangwala, SD, Jiang, W, Lin, M, Kammen, A, Liu, C, Selvan, P, Song, D, Mack, WJ & Meng, E 2023, , Journal of neural engineering, vol. 20, no. 1, 011001. https://doi.org/10.1088/1741-2552/acb086

Benchtop and bedside validation of a low-cost programmable cortical stimulator in a testbed for bi-directional brain-computer-interface research
Sohn, WJ, Lim, J, Wang, PT, Pu, H, Malekzadeh-Arasteh, O, Shaw, SJ, Armacost, M, Gong, H, Kellis, S, Andersen, RA, Liu, CY, Heydari, P, Nenadic, Z & Do, AH 2023, , Frontiers in Neuroscience, vol. 16, 1075971. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2022.1075971

Zinc deficiency impairs axonal regeneration and functional recovery after spinal cord injury by modulating macrophage polarization via NF-?B pathway
Kijima, K, Ono, G, Kobayakawa, K, Saiwai, H, Hara, M, Yoshizaki, S, Yokota, K, Saito, T, Tamaru, T, Iura, H, Haruta, Y, Kitade, K, Utsunomiya, T, Konno, D, Edgerton, VR, Liu, CY, Sakai, H, Maeda, T, Kawaguchi, K, Matsumoto, Y, Okada, S & Nakashima, Y 2023, , Frontiers in immunology, vol. 14, 1290100. https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2023.1290100