Nancy Ann Oberheim Bush, MD, PhD

Neuro-oncologist

Clinics

Brain Tumor Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2966
Fax: (415) 353-2167

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

More about Nancy Ann Oberheim Bush

Education

University of Rochester School of Medicine 2011

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Neurology 2015

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Neuro-Oncology 2016

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Bush NA, Chang SM, Berger MS. Current and future strategies for treatment of glioma. Neurosurg Rev. 2017 Jan; 40(1):1-14.
  2. Scott BJ, Oberheim-Bush NA, Kesari S. Leptomeningeal metastasis in breast cancer - a systematic review. Oncotarget. 2016 Jan 26; 7(4):3740-7.
  3. Takano T, He W, Han X, Wang F, Xu Q, Wang X, Oberheim Bush NA, Cruz N, Dienel GA, Nedergaard M. Rapid manifestation of reactive astrogliosis in acute hippocampal brain slices. Glia. 2014 Jan; 62(1):78-95.
  4. Han X, Chen M, Wang F, Windrem M, Wang S, Shanz S, Xu Q, Oberheim NA, Bekar L, Betstadt S, Silva AJ, Takano T, Goldman SA, Nedergaard M. Forebrain engraftment by human glial progenitor cells enhances synaptic plasticity and learning in adult mice. Cell Stem Cell. 2013 Mar 07; 12(3):342-53.
  5. Oberheim NA, Goldman SA, Nedergaard M. Heterogeneity of astrocytic form and function. Methods Mol Biol. 2012; 814:23-45.
  6. Oberheim NA, Kim A, Farkas RL, Ruan DT, Schoeniger LO, Schiffhauer LM, Moalem J. Giant pancreatic tumor with clinical characteristics of insulinoma but without common pathologic features. Endocr Pract. 2011 Mar-Apr; 17(2):e12-6.
  7. Oberheim NA, Takano T, Han X, He W, Lin JH, Wang F, Xu Q, Wyatt JD, Pilcher W, Ojemann JG, Ransom BR, Goldman SA, Nedergaard M. Uniquely hominid features of adult human astrocytes. J Neurosci. 2009 Mar 11; 29(10):3276-87.
  8. Ye ZC, Oberheim N, Kettenmann H, Ransom BR. Pharmacological "cross-inhibition" of connexin hemichannels and swelling activated anion channels. Glia. 2009 Feb; 57(3):258-69.
  9. Takano T, Oberheim N, Cotrina ML, Nedergaard M. Astrocytes and ischemic injury. Stroke. 2009 Mar; 40(3 Suppl):S8-12.
  10. Oberheim NA, Tian GF, Han X, Peng W, Takano T, Ransom B, Nedergaard M. Loss of astrocytic domain organization in the epileptic brain. J Neurosci. 2008 Mar 26; 28(13):3264-76.
  11. Oberheim NA, Wang X, Goldman S, Nedergaard M. Astrocytic complexity distinguishes the human brain. Trends Neurosci. 2006 Oct; 29(10):547-53.
  12. Tian GF, Azmi H, Takano T, Xu Q, Peng W, Lin J, Oberheim N, Lou N, Wang X, Zielke HR, Kang J, Nedergaard M. An astrocytic basis of epilepsy. Nat Med. 2005 Sep; 11(9):973-81.

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