Cagla Eroglu

Cagla Eroglu

Associate Professor of Cell Biology

External Address: 
333A Nanaline Duke Bldg, Durham, NC 27710
Internal Office Address: 
Duke Box 3709, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: 
919.684.3605

Overview

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Ruprecht Karl University (Germany) 2002

Selected Grants

Neurobiology Training Program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2019 to 2024

Heat Shock Factors and Protein Misfolding Disease awarded by National Institutes of Health (Collaborator). 2018 to 2023

Control of Astrocyte Development and Astrocyte-Synapse Interactions awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2023

How do Astrocytes Control Inhibitory Synapse Formation and Function? awarded by (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2022

Training Program in Developmental and Stem Cell Biology awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2001 to 2022

Control of Astrocyte Morphogenesis and Synaptogenesis by Astrocytic Neuroligins awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2021

Environmental Toxins and Microglia-Synapse Interactions in Autism awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2021

How Does Huntingtin Control Synaptic Development? awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2021

How Does Huntingtin Control Synaptic Development? awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2021

New Proteomic and Genome Engineering Approaches to Decipher Astrocyte Function at Synapses awarded by National Institutes of Health (Co-Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2021

Pages

Park, Jieun, et al. “Lysosome-Rich Enterocytes Mediate Protein Absorption in the Vertebrate Gut..” Dev Cell, vol. 51, no. 1, Oct. 2019, pp. 7-20.e6. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.devcel.2019.08.001. Full Text

Sakers, Kristina, and Cagla Eroglu. “Control of neural development and function by glial neuroligins..” Curr Opin Neurobiol, vol. 57, Aug. 2019, pp. 163–70. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.conb.2019.03.007. Full Text

Baldwin, Katherine T., and Cagla Eroglu. “Astrocytes "Chordinate" Synapse Maturation and Plasticity..” Neuron, vol. 100, no. 5, Dec. 2018, pp. 1010–12. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2018.11.027. Full Text

Risher, W. Christopher, et al. “Thrombospondin receptor α2δ-1 promotes synaptogenesis and spinogenesis via postsynaptic Rac1..” J Cell Biol, vol. 217, no. 10, Oct. 2018, pp. 3747–65. Pubmed, doi:10.1083/jcb.201802057. Full Text

Koh, Sehwon, et al. “Subretinal Human Umbilical Tissue-Derived Cell Transplantation Preserves Retinal Synaptic Connectivity and Attenuates Müller Glial Reactivity..” J Neurosci, vol. 38, no. 12, Mar. 2018, pp. 2923–43. Pubmed, doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1532-17.2018. Full Text

E, Lezi, et al. “An Antimicrobial Peptide and Its Neuronal Receptor Regulate Dendrite Degeneration in Aging and Infection..” Neuron, vol. 97, no. 1, Jan. 2018, pp. 125-138.e5. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2017.12.001. Full Text Open Access Copy

Stogsdill, Jeff A., et al. “Astrocytic neuroligins control astrocyte morphogenesis and synaptogenesis..” Nature, vol. 551, no. 7679, Nov. 2017, pp. 192–97. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/nature24638. Full Text

Allen, Nicola J., and Cagla Eroglu. “Cell Biology of Astrocyte-Synapse Interactions..” Neuron, vol. 96, no. 3, Nov. 2017, pp. 697–708. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.neuron.2017.09.056. Full Text

Baldwin, Katherine T., and Cagla Eroglu. “Molecular mechanisms of astrocyte-induced synaptogenesis..” Curr Opin Neurobiol, vol. 45, Aug. 2017, pp. 113–20. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.conb.2017.05.006. Full Text

Gomez-Pastor, Rocio, et al. “Abnormal degradation of the neuronal stress-protective transcription factor HSF1 in Huntington's disease..” Nat Commun, vol. 8, Feb. 2017. Pubmed, doi:10.1038/ncomms14405. Full Text

Pages

Eroglu, C. “Control of synaptic connectivity by astrocytes.” Glia, vol. 65, WILEY, 2017, pp. E76–77.

Eroglu, C. “Control of synaptic connectivity and homeostasis by astrocytes.” Journal of Neurochemistry, vol. 134, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2015, pp. 43–43.

Gunnersen, J., et al. “SEZ6 binds the analgesic target alpha 2 delta and contributes to neuropathic pain plasticity.” Journal of Neurochemistry, vol. 134, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2015, pp. 141–141.

Koh, Sehwon, et al. “Human umbilical tissue-derived cells (hUTC) promote synapse formation and neurite outgrowth via Thrombospondin family proteins: A potential mechanism for hUTC-based therapy in retinal-degenerative diseases.” Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, vol. 56, no. 7, ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC, 2015.

Eroglu, C. “Astrocyes orchestrate dendritic spine formation and maturation.” Journal of Neurochemistry, vol. 125, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2013, pp. 29–29.

Singh, S. K., et al. “How do astrocyte secreted factors Hevin and SPARC control excitatory synaptogenesis in the CNS?.” Journal of Neurochemistry, vol. 125, WILEY-BLACKWELL, 2013, pp. 8–8.