Hi, I am Feng-Ru Tang, My LiveDNA is 65.6173
 
   
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Dr. Feng-Ru Tang
 
Highest Degree: Ph.D. in Anatomy from University of Singapore, Singapore
 
Institute: National University of Singapore, Singapore
 
Area of Interest: Biomedical Sciences
  •   Brain Research
  •   Neuroscience
  •   Neurocytology
  •   Epilepsy
 
URL: http://livedna.org/65.6173
 
My SELECTED Publications
1:   He, D.F., D.L. Ma, Y.C. Tang, W.L. Lee, J. Engel Jr., A. Bragin and F.R. Tang, 2010. Morpho-physiological characteristics of dorsal subicular network in mice after pilocarpine induced status epilepticus. Brain Pathol., 20: 80-95.
2:   Jiang, F.L., Y.C. Tang, S.C. Chia, T.M. Jay and F.R. Tang, 2007. Anticonvulsive effect of a selective mGluR8 agonist (S)-3,4-dicarboxyphenylglycine (S-3,4-DCPG) in the mouse pilocarpine model of status epilepticus. Epilepsia, 48: 783-792.
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3:   Kaur, C., V. Sivakumar, J. Lu, F.R. Tang and E.A. Ling, 2008. Melatonin attenuates hypoxia-induced ultrastructural changes and increased vascular permeability in the developing hippocampus. Brain Pathol., 18: 533-547.
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4:   Liu, J., F. Tang and Y. Liu, 2011. Neuron activation, degeneration and death in the hippocampus of mice after pilocarpine induced status epilepticus. J. Central South Univ. Med. Sci., 36: 1071-1078.
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5:   Liu, J., Y. Liu and F.R. Tang, 2013. Survival of Calbindin, Calretinin and Parvalbumin positive neurons in mouse hippocampal CA area at chronic stage of Pilocarpine-induced epilepsy. J. Central South Univ. Med. Sci., 38: 437-442.
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6:   Liu, J.X., C. Xia, Y. Liu and F.R. Tang, 2012. CCL28 in the mouse hippocampal CA1 area and the dentate gyrus during and after pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus. Neurochem. Int., 61: 1094-1101.
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7:   Liu, J.X., X. Cao, Y.C. Tang, Y. Liu and F.R. Tang, 2007. CCR7, CCR8, CCR9 and CCR10 in the mouse hippocampal CA1 area and the dentate gyrus during and after pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus. J. Neurochem., 100: 1072-1088.
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8:   Liu, J.X., Y. Liu and F.R. Tang, 2011. Pilocarpine induced Status epilepticus alters hippocampal PKC expression in mice. Acta Neurobiol. Exp., 71: 220-232.
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9:   Liu, J.X., Y.C. Tang, Y. Liu and F.R. Tang, 2008. MGluR5-PLCβ4-PKCβ2/PKCγ pathways in hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons in pilocarpine model of status epilepticus in mGluR5+/+ mice. Epilepsy Res., 82: 111-123.
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10:   Liu, J.X., Y.C. Tang, Y. Liu and F.R. Tang, 2010. Status epilepticus alters hippocampal PKAβ and PKAγ expression in mice. Seizure, 19: 414-420.
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11:   Ma, D.L. and Y.C. Tang and F.R. Tang, 2008. Cytoarchitectonics and afferent/efferent reorganization of neurons in layers II and III of the lateral entorhinal cortex in the mouse pilocarpine model of temporal lobe epilepsy. J. Neurosci. Res., 86: 1324-1342.
12:   Ma, D.L., S.C. Chia, Y.C. Tang, M.L.J. Chang, A. Probst, J.M. Burgunder and F.R. Tang, 2006. Spastin in the human and mouse central nervous system with special reference to its expression in the hippocampus of mouse pilocarpine model of status epilepticus and temporal lobe epilepsy. Neurochem. Int., 49: 651-664.
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13:   Ma, D.L., Y.C. Tang, P.M. Chen, S.C. Chia and F.L. Jiang et al 2006. Reorganization of CA3 area of the mouse hippocampus after pilocarpine induced temporal lobe epilepsy with special reference to the CA3-septum pathway. J. Neurosci. Res., 83: 318-331.
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14:   Sim, M.K., F.R. Tang and X.G. Xu, 2004. Effects of des-aspartate-angiotensin I on neointima growth, cardiac hypertrophy and arteriosclerosis. Regul. Pept., 117: 213-217.
15:   Tang, F.R. and M.K. Sim, 1997. Expression of glutamate receptor subunits 2/3 and 4 in the hypoglossal nucleus of the rat after neurectomy. Exp. Brain Res., 117: 453-456.
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16:   Tang, F.R. and M.K. Sim, 1997. Metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype-1 alpha (mGluR1 alpha) immunoreactivity in ependymal cells of the rat caudal medulla oblongata and spinal cord. Neurosci. Lett., 225: 177-180.
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17:   Tang, F.R. and M.K. Sim, 1999. Pre- and/or post-synaptic localisation of metabotropic glutamate receptor 1alpha (mGluR1alpha) and 2/3 (mGluR2/3) in the rat spinal cord. Neurosci. Res., 34: 73-78.
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18:   Tang, F.R. and W.K. Loke, 2010. Cyto-, axo- and dendro-architectonic changes of neurons in the limbic system in the mouse pilocarpine model of temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsy Res., 89: 43-51.
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19:   Tang, F.R. and W.K. Loke, 2010. Neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus of patients and animal models of temporal lobe epilepsy. In: Neurogenesis, Neurodegeneration and Neuroregeneration, Tang, B.L.( Ed.)., Research Signpost, Kerala, India, pp: 43-58.
20:   Tang, F.R. and W.K. Loke, 2011. Pilocarpine and warfare nerve agent induced seizures: Similarities and differences. In: Chemical-Induced Seizures: Mechanisms, Consequences and Treatment, Tang, F.R. and L.W. Keong (Eds.)., Chapter 8, Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., USA., pp: 80-88.
21:   Tang, F.R. and W.K. Loke, 2012. Sulfur mustard and respiratory diseases. Crit. Rev. Toxicol., 42: 688-702.
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22:   Tang, F.R. and W.K. Loke, 2013. Molecular mechanisms of low dose ionizing radiation induced hormesis, adaptive responses, radioresistance, bystander effects and genomic instability. Int. J. Radiat. Biol. .
23:   Tang, F.R. and W.L. Lee, 2001. Expression of the group II and III metabotropic glutamate receptors in the hippocampus of patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. J. Neurocytol., 30: 135-141.
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24:   Tang, F.R. and W.L. Lee, 2009. Hippocampal mossy fiber reorganization in temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). In: Pan Brain Abnormal Neural Network in Epilepsy, Tang, F.R. (Edt.). Chapter 3, Research Signpost, Kerala, India, pp:23-40.
25:   Tang, F.R., 2005. Agonists and antagonists of metabotropic glutamate receptors: anticonvulsants and antiepileptogenic agents? Curr. Neuropharmacol., 3: 299-307.
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26:   Tang, F.R., C.K. Tan and E.A. Ling, 1995. A comparative study by retrograde neuronal tracing and substance P immunohistochemistry of sympathetic preganglionic neurons in spontaneously hypertensive rats and Wistar-Kyoto rats. J. Anat., 186: 197-207.
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27:   Tang, F.R., C.K. Tan and E.A. Ling, 1995. A light-microscopic study of the intermediolateral nucleus following injection of CB-HRP and fluorogold into the superior cervical ganglion of the rat. J. Auton. Nerv. Syst., 50: 333-338.
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28:   Tang, F.R., C.K. Tan and E.A. Ling, 1995. An ultrastructural study of the sympathetic preganglionic neurons that innervate the superior cervical ganglion in spontaneously hypertensive rats and Wistar-Kyoto rats. J. Brain Res., 36: 411-420.
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29:   Tang, F.R., C.K. Tan and E.A. Ling, 1996. Ultrastructural localization of substance P-like immunoreactivity in the intermediolateral column of spontaneously hypertensive rats and Wistar-Kyoto rats. Histol. Histopathol., 11: 303-311.
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30:   Tang, F.R., C.K. Tan, E.A. Ling, 1995. A comparative study of NADPH-diaphorase in the sympathetic preganglionic neurons of the upper thoracic cord between spontaneously hypertensive rats and Wistar-Kyoto rats. Brain Res., 691: 153-159.
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31:   Tang, F.R., C.K. Tan, E.A. Ling, 1995. Light and electron microscopic studies of the distribution of NADPH-diaphorase in the rat upper thoracic spinal cord with special reference to the spinal autonomic region. Arch. Histol. Cytol., 58: 493-505.
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32:   Tang, F.R., C.K. Tan, E.A. Ling, 1995. The distribution of NADPH-d in the central grey region (lamina X) of rat upper thoracic spinal cord. J. Neurocytol., 24: 735-743.
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33:   Tang, F.R., D.L. Ma and W.L. Lee, 2009. Entorhinal cortex in temporal lobe epilepsy. In: Pan Brain Abnormal Neural Network in Epilepsy, Tang, F.R. (Edt.). Chapter 8, Research Signpost, Kerala, India, pp: 121-133.
34:   Tang, F.R., H.F. Bradford and E.A. Ling, 2009. Metabotropic glutamate receptors in the control of neuronal activity and as targets for development of anti-epileptogenic drugs. Curr. Med. Chem., 16: 2189-2204.
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35:   Tang, F.R., J.F. Yeo and S.K. Leong, 2001. Qualitative light and electron microscope study of glutamate receptors in the caudal spinal trigeminal nucleus of the rat. J. Dent. Res., 80: 1736-17341.
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36:   Tang, F.R., K. Kato and W.K Loke, 2011. Kainic acid induced seizures and brain damage: Mechanism and relevant therapeutic approaches. In: Chemical-Induced Seizures: Mechanisms, Consequences and Treatment, Tang, F.R. and L.W. Keong (Eds.)., Chapter 7, Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., USA., pp: 89-106.
37:   Tang, F.R., P.M. Chen, Y.C. Tang, M.C. Tsai and W.L. Lee, 2007. Two-methyl-6-phenylethynyl-pyridine (MPEP), a metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 antagonist, with low doses of MK801 and diazepam: A novel approach for controlling status epilepticus. Neuropharmacology, 53: 821-831.
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38:   Tang, F.R., S.C. Chia, F.L. Jiang, D.L. Ma, P.M. Chen and Y.C. Tang, 2006. Calcium binding protein containing neurons in the gliotic mouse hippocampus with special reference to their afferents from the medial septum and the entorhinal cortex. Neuroscience, 140: 1467-1479.
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39:   Tang, F.R., S.C. Chia, P.M. Chen, H. Gao and W.L. Lee et al., 2004. Metabotropic glutamate receptor 2/3 in the hippocampus of patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy, and of rats and mice after pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus. Epilpesy Res., 59: 167-180.
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40:   Tang, F.R., S.C. Chia, S. Zhang, P.M. Chen and H. Gao ., 2005. Glutamate receptor 1-immunopositive neurons in the gliotic CA1 area of the mouse hippocampus after pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus. Eur. J. Neurosci., 21: 2361-2374.
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41:   Tang, F.R., T.T. Yeo and W.L. Lee, 2001. Expression of the group I metabotropic glutamate receptor in the hippocampus of patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. J. Neurocytol., 30: 403-411.
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42:   Tang, F.R., W.K. Loke and E.A. Ling, 2011. Comparison of status epilepticus models induced by pilocarpine and nerve agents - a systematic review of the underlying aetiology and adopted therapeutic approaches. Curr. Med. Chem., 18: 886-899.
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43:   Tang, F.R., W.L. Lee, H. Gao, Y. Chen, Y.T. Loh and S.C. Chia, 2004. Expression of different isoforms of protein kinase C in the rat hippocampus after pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus with special reference to CA1 area and the dentate gyrus. Hippocampus, 14: 87-98.
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44:   Tang, F.R., W.L. Lee, J. Yang, M.K. Sim and E.A. Ling, 2001. Expression of metabotropic glutamate receptor 1alpha in the hippocampus of rat pilocarpine model of status epilepticus. Epilepsy Res., 46: 179-189.
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45:   Tang, F.R., W.L. Lee, J. Yang, M.K. Sim and E.A. Ling, 2001. Metabotropic glutamate receptor 8 in the rat hippocampus after pilocarpine induced status epilepticus. Neurosci. Lett., 300: 137-140.
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46:   Tham, M., M.K. Sim and F.R. Tang, 2001. Location of renin-angiotensin system components in the hypoglossal nucleus of the rat. Regul. Pept., 101: 51-57.
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47:   Wen, Q., M.K. Sim and F.R. Tang, 2004. Reduction of infarct size by orally administered des-aspartate-angiotensin I in the ischemic reperfused rat heart. Regul Pept., 120: 149-153.
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48:   Wu, J., D.L. Ma, E.A. Ling and F.R. Tang, 2012. Corticotropin releasing factor (CRF) in the hippocampus of the mouse pilocarpine model of status epilepticus. Neurosci. Lett., 512: 83-88.
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49:   Xiao, X.L., D.L. Ma, J. Wu and F.R. Tang, 2013. Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 (mGluR5) regulates proliferation and differentiation of neuronal progenitors in the developmental hippocampus. Brain Res., 1493: 1-12.
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50:   Xu, J.H., L. Long, J. Wang, Y.C. Tang, H.T. Hu, T.W. Soong and F.R. Tang, 2010. Nuclear localization of Cav2.2 and its distribution in the mouse central nervous system, and changes in the hippocampus during and after pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus. Neuropathol. Applied Neurobiol., 36: 71-85.
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51:   Xu, J.H., L. Long, Y.C. Tang, H.T. Hu and F.R. Tang, 2007. Cav1.2, Cav1.3 and Cav2.1 in the mouse hippocampus during and after pilocarpine-induced status epilepticus. Hippocampus, 17: 235-251.
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52:   Xu, J.H., L. Long, Y.C. Tang, J.T. Zhang, H.T. Hu and F.R. Tang, 2009. CCR3, CCR2A and MIP-1α, MCP1 in the mouse hippocampus during and after pilocarpine induced status epilepticus. Neuropathol. Applied Neurobiol., 35: 496-514.
53:   Yeo, J.F., F.R. Tang and S.K. Leong, 1997. Expression of glutamate receptor subunit 1 and nitric oxide synthase in the hypoglossal nucleus and dorsal vagal nucleus in the rat after neurectomy. Int. J. Neurosci., 90: 9-20.
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54:   Yeo, J.F., F.R. Tang and S.K. Leong, 1997. Ultrastructural study of the distribution of NADPH-d in the rat caudal spinal trigeminal nucleus. Int. J. Neurosci., 91: 429-443.
55:   Zhang, S., S. Khanna and F.R. Tang, 2009. Patterns of hippocampal neuronal loss and axon reorganization of the dentate gyrus in the mouse pilocarpine model of temporal lobe epilepsy. J. Neurosci. Res., 87: 1135-1149.
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56:   Zhang, S., Y.Y. Xia, H.C. Lim, F.R. Tang and Z.W. Feng, 2010. NCAM-mediated locomotor recovery from spinal cord contusion injury involves neuroprotection, axon regeneration and synaptogenesis. Neurochem Int., 56: 919-929.
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