Sungwon An

Program Years: 2007


Primary: Eric Herzog 

Secondary: Philip Bayly

Graduate Thesis Title: The roles of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide in circadian entrainment of suprachiasmatic nucleus


An, S., Harang, R., Meeker, K., Granados-Fuentes, D., Tsai, C. A., Mazuski, C., … & Herzog, E. D. (2013). A neuropeptide speeds circadian entrainment by reducing intercellular synchrony. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 110(46), E4355-E4361.

An, S., Tsai, C., Ronecker, J., Bayly, A., & Herzog, E. D. (2012). Spatiotemporal distribution of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide receptor 2 in mouse suprachiasmatic nucleus. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 520(12), 2730-2741.

An, S., Irwin, R. P., Allen, C. N., Tsai, C., & Herzog, E. D. (2011). Vasoactive intestinal polypeptide requires parallel changes in adenylate cyclase and phospholipase C to entrain circadian rhythms to a predictable phase. Journal of neurophysiology, 105(5), 2289-2296.

Chang, P. S., Taylor, S. R., An, S., Herzog, E. D., Petzold, L. R., & Doyle III, F. J. Phase Dependent Gating of the Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide Signaling Pathway in the Suprachiasmatic Nucleus.

Freeman, G. M., Webb, A. B., An, S., & Herzog, E. D. (2008). For whom the bells toll: Networked circadian clocks. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 6(2), 67-75.