Miao He
  • Faculty, Fudan University
Research focus
  • Neuroscience
  • Neuronal diversity
    Genetic targeting
    Neural circuit
  • 1 Author merit


Ph.D, Stony Brook University, 2011

Lab information

Miao He Lab


• Paul, A., Crow M., Raudales R., He M., Gillis J., Huang Z. J. Transcriptional architecture of synaptic communication delineates gabaergic neuron identity. Cell 2017; 171(3): 522-539 e520.
• Kim, Y., Yang G. R., Pradhan K., Venkataraju K. U., Bota M., Garcia Del Molino L. C., Fitzgerald G., Ram K., He M., Levine J. M., Mitra P., Huang Z. J., Wang X. J., Osten P. Brain-wide maps reveal stereotyped cell-type-based cortical architecture and subcortical sexual dimorphism. Cell 2017; 171(2): 456-469 e422.
• Lu, J., Tucciarone J., Padilla-Coreano N., He M., Gordon J. A., Huang Z. J. Selective inhibitory control of pyramidal neuron ensembles and cortical subnetworks by chandelier cells. Nat Neurosci 2017; 20(10): 1377-1383.
• Li, J., Wang C., Zhang Z., Wen Y., An L., Liang Q., Xu Z., Wei S., Li W., Guo T., Liu G., Tao G., You Y., Du H., Fu Z., He M., Chen B., Campbell K., Alvarez-Buylla A., Rubenstein J. L., Yang Z. Transcription factors sp8 and sp9 coordinately regulate olfactory bulb interneuron development. Cereb Cortex 2017: 1-17.
• Li, Q., Zhang P., Yu X., Zhao Y., Li Q., Zhang Y., Yang Z., Xie Y., Xue P., Sun S., Jia X., Zhou Z., He M., Zhang Y. Lead transiently promotes granulocyte-macrophage progenitor differentiation and subsequently suppresses common myeloid progenitor differentiation. Toxicol Sci 2017.
• He, M., Tucciarone J., Lee S., Nigro M. J., Kim Y., Levine J. M., Kelly S. M., Krugikov I., Wu P., Chen Y., Gong L., Hou Y., Osten P., Rudy B., Huang Z. J. Strategies and tools for combinatorial targeting of gabaergic neurons in mouse cerebral cortex. Neuron 2016; 91(6): 1228-1243.
• Zhang, Q., Zhang Y., Wang C., Xu Z., Liang Q., An L., Li J., Liu Z., You Y., He M., Mao Y., Chen B., Xiong Z. Q., Rubenstein J. L., Yang Z. The zinc finger transcription factor sp9 is required for the development of striatopallidal projection neurons. Cell Rep 2016; 16(5): 1431-1444.
• Zhou, X., Liu F., Tian M., Xu Z., Liang Q., Wang C., Li J., Liu Z., Tang K., He M., Yang Z. Transcription factors coup-tfi and coup-tfii are required for the production of granule cells in the mouse olfactory bulb. Development 2015; 142(9): 1593-1605.
• Fenno, L. E., Mattis J., Ramakrishnan C., Hyun M., Lee S. Y., He M., Tucciarone J., Selimbeyoglu A., Berndt A., Grosenick L., Zalocusky K. A., Bernstein H., Swanson H., Perry C., Diester I., Boyce F. M., Bass C. E., Neve R., Huang Z. J., Deisseroth K. Targeting cells with single vectors using multiple-feature boolean logic. Nat Methods 2014; 11(7): 763-772.
• Huang, Z. J., Taniguchi H., He M., Kuhlman S. Cre-dependent adeno-associated virus preparation and delivery for labeling neurons in the mouse brain. Cold Spring Harb Protoc 2014; 2014(2): 190-194.
• Huang, Z. J., Taniguchi H., He M., Kuhlman S. Genetic labeling of neurons in mouse brain. Cold Spring Harb Protoc 2014; 2014(2): 150-160.
• Pfeffer, C. K., Xue M., He M., Huang Z. J., Scanziani M. Inhibition of inhibition in visual cortex: The logic of connections between molecularly distinct interneurons. Nat Neurosci 2013; 16(8): 1068-1076.
• He, M., Liu Y., Wang X., Zhang M. Q., Hannon G. J., Huang Z. J. Cell-type-based analysis of microrna profiles in the mouse brain. Neuron 2012; 73(1): 35-48.
• Taniguchi, H., He M., Wu P., Kim S., Paik R., Sugino K., Kvitsiani D., Fu Y., Lu J., Lin Y., Miyoshi G., Shima Y., Fishell G., Nelson S. B., Huang Z. J. A resource of cre driver lines for genetic targeting of gabaergic neurons in cerebral cortex. Neuron 2011; 71(6): 995-1013.
• Qin, B., He M., Chen X., Pei D. Sorting nexin 10 induces giant vacuoles in mammalian cells. J Biol Chem 2006; 281(48): 36891-36896.
• Huang Z.J., Taniquchi H., He M., Kuhlman S. (2011). Chapter 13: Genetic Labeling of Neurons in Mouse Brain. Imaging in Developmental Biology: A Laboratory Manual (Book chapter)

1 Protocol published
miRNA Tagging and Affinity-purification (miRAP)
Author:  Miao He, date: 10/05/2012, view: 5732, Q&A: 1
MicroRNAs(miRNAs) are a group of endogenously expressed 20~23 nt small noncoding RNAs, which can directly regulate mRNA stability or translation in a sequence specific manner by incomplete base pairing at the 3’UTR of target mRNA, or indirectly ...