Ramon Lim, MD, PhD

Emeritus Professor of Neurology

Contact Information

Office: 251 EMRB
200 Hawkins dr.
Iowa City, IA 52242



Zaheer, A., Zaheer, S., Sahu, S. K., Knight, S., Khosravi, H., Mathur, S. N. & Lim, R. (2007). A novel role of glia maturation factor: induction of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor and pro-inflammatory cytokines. Journal of neurochemistry, 101(2), 364-76. PMID: 17250654.

Zaheer, A., Zaheer, S., Sahu, S. K., Yang, B. & Lim, R. (2007). Reduced severity of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis in GMF-deficient mice. Neurochemical research, 32(1), 39-47. PMID: 17151915.

Zaheer, A., Haas, J. T., Reyes, C., Mathur, S. N., Yang, B. & Lim, R. (2006). GMF-knockout mice are unable to induce brain-derived neurotrophic factor after exercise. Neurochemical research, 31(4), 579-84. PMID: 16758368.

Lim, R., Zaheer, A., Khosravi, H., Freeman, Jr, J. H., Halverson, H. E., Wemmie, J. A. & Yang, B. (2004). Impaired motor performance and learning in glia maturation factor-knockout mice. Brain research, 1024(1-2), 225-32. PMID: 15451385.

Zaheer, A., Yang, B., Cao, X. & Lim, R. (2004). Decreased copper-zinc superoxide dismutase activity and increased resistance to oxidative stress in glia maturation factor-null astrocytes. Neurochemical research, 29(8), 1473-80. PMID: 15260123.

Zaheer, A., Mathur, S. N. & Lim, R. (2002). Overexpression of glia maturation factor in astrocytes leads to immune activation of microglia through secretion of granulocyte-macrophage-colony stimulating factor. Biochemical and biophysical research communications, 294(2), 238-44. PMID: 12051700.