George Inana

Professor

  • 1370 Citations
1982 …2018
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Ornithine-Oxo-Acid Transaminase Medicine & Life Sciences
Gyrate Atrophy Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Retinal Degeneration Medicine & Life Sciences
Crystallins Medicine & Life Sciences
Messenger RNA Medicine & Life Sciences
Retina Medicine & Life Sciences
Retinitis Pigmentosa Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 1991 2005

Genes
Retinal Degeneration
Mutation
Retinal Diseases
Synaptic Vesicles
Gyrate Atrophy
Molecular Models
Ornithine
Eye Diseases
Mutation

Research Output 1982 2018

  • 1370 Citations
  • 65 Article
  • 1 Chapter
4 Citations (Scopus)

RPE phagocytic function declines in age-related macular degeneration and is rescued by human umbilical tissue derived cells

Inana, G., Murat, C., An, W., Yao, X., Harris, I. R. & Cao, J., Mar 13 2018, In : Journal of Translational Medicine. 16, 1, 63.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Umbilicus
Retinal Pigments
Retinal Pigment Epithelium
Macular Degeneration
Tissue
15 Citations (Scopus)

Human umbilical tissue-derived cells rescue retinal pigment epithelium dysfunction in retinal degeneration

Cao, J., Murat, C., An, W., Yao, X., Lee, J., Santulli-Marotto, S., Harris, I. R. & Inana, G., Feb 1 2016, In : Stem Cells. 34, 2, p. 367-379 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Umbilicus
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Pigment Epithelium
Retinal Diseases
Macular Degeneration
98 Citations (Scopus)

UNC119 is required for G protein trafficking in sensory neurons

Zhang, H., Constantine, R., Vorobiev, S., Chen, Y., Seetharaman, J., Huang, Y. J., Xiao, R., Montelione, G. T., Gerstner, C. D., Davis, M. W., Inana, G., Whitby, F. G., Jorgensen, E. M., Hill, C. P., Tong, L. & Baehr, W., Jul 1 2011, In : Nature Neuroscience. 14, 7, p. 874-880 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sensory Receptor Cells
Protein Transport
GTP-Binding Proteins
Guanosine Triphosphate
Caenorhabditis elegans Proteins
1 Citation (Scopus)

Crystallin Genes: Templates for Lens Transparency

Piatigorsky, J., Nickerson, J. M., King, C. R., Inana, G., Hejtmancik, J. F., Hawkins, J. W., Borras, T., Shinohara, T., Wistow, G. & Norman, B., May 30 2008, Human Cataract Formation. Wiley Blackwell, p. 191-207 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Crystallins
Lenses
Genes
Introns
Exons
31 Citations (Scopus)

Targeted inactivation of synaptic HRG4 (UNC119) causes dysfunction in the distal photoreceptor and slow retinal degeneration, revealing a new function

Ishiba, Y., Higashide, T., Mori, N., Kobayashi, A., Kubota, S., McLaren, M. J., Satoh, H., Wong, F. & Inana, G., Mar 1 2007, In : Experimental Eye Research. 84, 3, p. 473-485 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retinal Degeneration
Retrograde Degeneration
Synapses
Proteins
Western Blotting