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Ashok K. Shetty

Medical Research and Surgery Services

Veterans Affairs Medical Center


North Carolina; Department of Surgery

North Carolina


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  • Medical Research and Surgery Services, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina; Department of Surgery, North Carolina. 2003 - 2011
  • Department of Surgery (Neurosurgery), Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA. 1998 - 2008
  • Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center; Medical Research Service, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA. 2004


  1. Deafferentation enhances neurogenesis in the young and middle aged hippocampus but not in the aged hippocampus. Shetty, A.K., Hattiangady, B., Rao, M.S., Shuai, B. Hippocampus (2011) [Pubmed]
  2. Vulnerability of hippocampal GABA-ergic interneurons to kainate-induced excitotoxic injury during old age. Shetty, A.K., Hattiangady, B., Rao, M.S. J. Cell. Mol. Med. (2009) [Pubmed]
  3. Behavior of hippocampal stem/progenitor cells following grafting into the injured aged hippocampus. Shetty, A.K., Rao, M.S., Hattiangady, B. J. Neurosci. Res. (2008) [Pubmed]
  4. Restoration of calbindin after fetal hippocampal CA3 cell grafting into the injured hippocampus in a rat model of temporal lobe epilepsy. Shetty, A.K., Hattiangady, B. Hippocampus (2007) [Pubmed]
  5. Concise review: prospects of stem cell therapy for temporal lobe epilepsy. Shetty, A.K., Hattiangady, B. Stem. Cells (2007) [Pubmed]
  6. Stem/progenitor cell proliferation factors FGF-2, IGF-1, and VEGF exhibit early decline during the course of aging in the hippocampus: role of astrocytes. Shetty, A.K., Hattiangady, B., Shetty, G.A. Glia (2005) [Pubmed]
  7. Repair of the injured adult hippocampus through graft-mediated modulation of the plasticity of the dentate gyrus in a rat model of temporal lobe epilepsy. Shetty, A.K., Zaman, V., Hattiangady, B. J. Neurosci. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. Aging in the rat hippocampus is associated with widespread reductions in the number of glutamate decarboxylase-67 positive interneurons but not interneuron degeneration. Stanley, D.P., Shetty, A.K. J. Neurochem. (2004) [Pubmed]
  9. Progenitor cells from the CA3 region of the embryonic day 19 rat hippocampus generate region-specific neuronal phenotypes in vitro. Shetty, A.K. Hippocampus (2004) [Pubmed]
  10. Hippocampal neurotrophin levels after injury: Relationship to the age of the hippocampus at the time of injury. Shetty, A.K., Rao, M.S., Hattiangady, B., Zaman, V., Shetty, G.A. J. Neurosci. Res. (2004) [Pubmed]
  11. Hippocampal neurotrophin levels in a kainate model of temporal lobe epilepsy: a lack of correlation between brain-derived neurotrophic factor content and progression of aberrant dentate mossy fiber sprouting. Shetty, A.K., Zaman, V., Shetty, G.A. J. Neurochem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  12. Entorhinal axons exhibit sprouting in CA1 subfield of the adult hippocampus in a rat model of temporal lobe epilepsy. Shetty, A.K. Hippocampus (2002) [Pubmed]
  13. Glutamic acid decarboxylase-67-positive hippocampal interneurons undergo a permanent reduction in number following kainic acid-induced degeneration of ca3 pyramidal neurons. Shetty, A.K., Turner, D.A. Exp. Neurol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  14. Pattern of long-distance projections from fetal hippocampal field CA3 and CA1 cell grafts in lesioned CA3 of adult hippocampus follows intrinsic character of respective donor cells. Shetty, A.K., Zaman, V., Turner, D.A. Neuroscience (2000) [Pubmed]
  15. Fetal hippocampal grafts containing CA3 cells restore host hippocampal glutamate decarboxylase-positive interneuron numbers in a rat model of temporal lobe epilepsy. Shetty, A.K., Turner, D.A. J. Neurosci. (2000) [Pubmed]
  16. Neurite outgrowth from progeny of epidermal growth factor-responsive hippocampal stem cells is significantly less robust than from fetal hippocampal cells following grafting onto organotypic hippocampal slice cultures: effect of brain-derived neurotrophic factor. Shetty, A.K., Turner, D.A. J. Neurobiol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  17. Vulnerability of the dentate gyrus to aging and intracerebroventricular administration of kainic acid. Shetty, A.K., Turner, D.A. Exp. Neurol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  18. Aging impairs axonal sprouting response of dentate granule cells following target loss and partial deafferentation. Shetty, A.K., Turner, D.A. J. Comp. Neurol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  19. Hippocampal interneurons expressing glutamic acid decarboxylase and calcium-binding proteins decrease with aging in Fischer 344 rats. Shetty, A.K., Turner, D.A. J. Comp. Neurol. (1998) [Pubmed]
  20. In vitro survival and differentiation of neurons derived from epidermal growth factor-responsive postnatal hippocampal stem cells: inducing effects of brain-derived neurotrophic factor. Shetty, A.K., Turner, D.A. J. Neurobiol. (1998) [Pubmed]
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