Wenshu Luo

Wenshu Luo
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E-Mail: luo

Wenshu obtained her PhD in the National Institute of Genetics, Japan, in Prof. Takuji Iwasato’s lab. She has in-depth expertise in designing and applying complex molecular complex molecular strategies for in vivo gene and protein manipulations. Wenshu’s work focuses on neuronal rewiring events in the adult brain.



Katori S, Noguchi-Katori Y, Okayama A, Kawamura Y, Luo W, Sakimura K, Hirabayashi T, Iwasato T, Yagi T. (2017) Protocadherin-αC2 is required for diffuse projections of serotonergic axons. Sci Rep. 7(1):15908.

Luo W, Mizuno H, Iwata R, Nakazawa S, Yasuda K, Itohara S, Iwasato T. (2016) Supernova: A Versatile Vector System for Single-Cell Labeling and Gene Function Studies in vivo. Sci Rep. 6:35747.

Mizuno H, Luo W, Tarusawa E, Saito YM, Sato T, Yoshimura Y, Itohara S, Iwasato T. (2014) NMDAR-regulated dynamics of layer 4 neuronal dendrites during thalamocortical reorganization in neonates. Neuron. 82(2):365-79.