Kevin Ess
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Last active: 2/16/2016

  1. Patient heal thyself: modeling and treating neurological disorders using patient-derived stem cells. Ess KC (2013) Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 238(3): 308-14
    › Primary publication · 23598977 (PubMed) · PMC3784026 (PubMed Central)
  2. Multi-organ abnormalities and mTORC1 activation in zebrafish model of multiple acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency. Kim SH, Scott SA, Bennett MJ, Carson RP, Fessel J, Brown HA, Ess KC (2013) PLoS Genet 9(6): e1003563
    › Primary publication · 23785301 (PubMed) · PMC3681725 (PubMed Central)
  3. Heterozygous inactivation of tsc2 enhances tumorigenesis in p53 mutant zebrafish. Kim SH, Kowalski ML, Carson RP, Bridges LR, Ess KC (2013) Dis Model Mech 6(4): 925-33
    › Primary publication · 23580196 (PubMed) · PMC3701212 (PubMed Central)
  4. Gammaretroviral vector encoding a fluorescent marker to facilitate detection of reprogrammed human fibroblasts during iPSC generation. Srinivasakumar N, Zaboikin M, Tidball AM, Aboud AA, Neely MD, Ess KC, Bowman AB, Schuening FG (2013) PeerJ : e224
    › Primary publication · 24392288 (PubMed) · PMC3869187 (PubMed Central)
  5. Deletion of Rictor in neural progenitor cells reveals contributions of mTORC2 signaling to tuberous sclerosis complex. Carson RP, Fu C, Winzenburger P, Ess KC (2013) Hum Mol Genet 22(1): 140-52
    › Primary publication · 23049074 (PubMed) · PMC3522403 (PubMed Central)
  6. Conditional and domain-specific inactivation of the Tsc2 gene in neural progenitor cells. Fu C, Ess KC (2013) Genesis 51(4): 284-92
    › Primary publication · 23359422 (PubMed) · PMC3633697 (PubMed Central)
  7. Autophagy induction is a Tor- and Tp53-independent cell survival response in a zebrafish model of disrupted ribosome biogenesis. Boglev Y, Badrock AP, Trotter AJ, Du Q, Richardson EJ, Parslow AC, Markmiller SJ, Hall NE, de Jong-Curtain TA, Ng AY, Verkade H, Ober EA, Field HA, Shin D, Shin CH, Hannan KM, Hannan RD, Pearson RB, Kim SH, Ess KC, Lieschke GJ, Stainier DY, Heath JK (2013) PLoS Genet 9(2): e1003279
    › Primary publication · 23408911 (PubMed) · PMC3567153 (PubMed Central)
  8. New therapies for tuber-less sclerosis: white matter matters? Ess KC, Roach ES (2012) Neurology 78(8): 520-1
    › Primary publication · 22262747 (PubMed)
  9. Neuronal and glia abnormalities in Tsc1-deficient forebrain and partial rescue by rapamycin. Carson RP, Van Nielen DL, Winzenburger PA, Ess KC (2012) Neurobiol Dis 45(1): 369-80
    › Primary publication · 21907282 (PubMed) · PMC3225598 (PubMed Central)
  10. Genetic risk for Parkinson's disease correlates with alterations in neuronal manganese sensitivity between two human subjects. Aboud AA, Tidball AM, Kumar KK, Neely MD, Ess KC, Erikson KM, Bowman AB (2012) Neurotoxicology 33(6): 1443-1449
    › Primary publication · 23099318 (PubMed) · PMC3518601 (PubMed Central)