Student Publications

First Author Papers by Current Students and Recent Grads 2019

Noble DJ, Martin KK, Parvin S, Garraway SM. Spontaneous and Stimulus-Evoked Respiratory Rate Elevation Corresponds to Development of Allodynia in Spinal Cord-Injured Rats. J Neurotrauma. 2019 Jan 8. doi: 10.1089/neu.2018.5936. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30489202.

Saravanan V, Hoffmann LA, Jacob AL, Berman GJ, Sober SJ. Dopamine depletion affects vocal acoustics and disrupts sensorimotor adaptation in songbirds. eNeuro. 2019 May 24. pii: ENEURO.0190-19.2019. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0190-19.2019. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31126913.

Speigel IA, Ma CM, Bichler EK, Gooch JL, García PS. Chronic Calcineurin Inhibition via Cyclosporine A Impairs Visuospatial Learning After Isoflurane Anesthesia. Anesth Analg. 2019 Jul;129(1):192-203. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004183. PubMed PMID: 31082969.

Curry DW, Berro LF, Belkoff AR, Sulima A, Rice KC, Howell LL. Sensitization to the prosocial effects of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA). Neuropharmacology. 2019 Jun;151:13-20. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2019.03.017. Epub 2019 Mar 25. PubMed PMID: 30922893.

Lang KC, Hackney ME, Ting LH, McKay JL. Antagonist muscle activity during reactive balance responses is elevated in Parkinson's disease and in balance impairment. PLoS One. 2019 Jan 25;14(1):e0211137. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0211137. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 30682098; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6347183.

Rotterman TM, Akhter ET, Lane AR, MacPherson KP, Garcia VV, Tansey MG, Alvarez FJ. Spinal motor circuit synaptic plasticity after peripheral nerve injury depends on microglia activation and a CCR2 mechanism. J Neurosci. 2019 Mar 4. pii: 2945-17. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2945-17.2019. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30833511.

Perez Diaz M, Wilson ME, Howell LL. Effects of long-term high-fat food or methamphetamine intake and serotonin 2C receptors on reversal learning in female rhesus macaques. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 Feb;44(3):478-486. doi: 10.1038/s41386-018-0200-z. Epub 2018 Sep 6. PubMed PMID: 30188516; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6333825.

Swain AJ, Galvan A, Wichmann T, Smith Y. Structural plasticity of GABAergic and glutamatergic networks in the motor thalamus of parkinsonian monkeys. J Comp Neurol. 2019 Dec 6. doi: 10.1002/cne.24834. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31808567.

Maltbie EA, Gopinath KS, Howell LL. Effects of ketamine treatment on cocaine-induced reinstatement and disruption of functional connectivity in unanesthetized rhesus monkeys. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2019 Jul;236(7):2105-2118. doi: 10.1007/s00213-019-05204-4. Epub 2019 Mar 16. PubMed PMID: 30879118.

Pitts EG, Barfield ET, Woon EP, Gourley SL. Action-Outcome Expectancies Require Orbitofrontal Neurotrophin Systems in Naïve and Cocaine-Exposed Mice. Neurotherapeutics. 2019 Jun 19. doi: 10.1007/s13311-019-00752-1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31218603.

Akhter ET, Rotterman TM, English AW, Alvarez FJ. Sciatic Nerve Cut and Repair Using Fibrin Glue in Adult Mice. Bio Protoc. 2019 Sep 20;9(18). pii: e3363. doi: 10.21769/BioProtoc.3363. PubMed PMID: 31788507; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6884152.

Barfield ET, Gourley SL. Glucocorticoid-sensitive ventral hippocampal-orbitofrontal cortical connections support goal-directed action - Curt Richter Award Paper 2019. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2019 Dec;110:104436. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2019.104436. Epub 2019 Sep 6. PubMed PMID: 31526526; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6859207.

Kline EM, Butkovich LM, Bradner JM, Chang J, Gelbard H, Goodfellow V, Caudle WM, Tansey MG. The second generation mixed lineage kinase-3 (MLK3) inhibitor CLFB-1134 protects against neurotoxin-induced nigral dopaminergic neuron loss. Exp Neurol. 2019 May 8;318:157-164. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2019.05.002. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31077715.

Bekhbat M, Howell PA, Rowson SA, Kelly SD, Tansey MG, Neigh GN. Chronic adolescent stress sex-specifically alters central and peripheral neuro-immune reactivity in rats. Brain Behav Immun. 2019 Feb;76:248-257. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2018.12.005. Epub 2018 Dec 11. PubMed PMID: 30550932; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6886374.

Branco RC, Burkett JP, Black CA, Winokur E, Elsworth W, Dhamsania RK, Lohr KM, Schroeder JP, Weinshenker D, Jovanovic T, Miller GW. Vesicular monoamine transporter 2 mediates fear behavior in mice. Genes Brain Behav. 2020 Jan 3:e12634. doi: 10.1111/gbb.12634. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31898856.

McGregor CE, Irwin AM, English AW. The Val66Met BDNF Polymorphism and Peripheral Nerve Injury: Enhanced Regeneration in Mouse Met-Carriers Is Not Further Improved With Activity-Dependent Treatment. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2019 Jun;33(6):407-418. doi: 10.1177/1545968319846131. Epub 2019 May 8. PubMed PMID: 31068076; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6571055.

Morrissette AE, Chen PH, Bhamani C, Borden PY, Waiblinger C, Stanley GB, Jaeger D. Unilateral Optogenetic Inhibition and Excitation of Basal Ganglia Output Affect Directional Lick Choices and Movement Initiation in Mice. Neuroscience. 2019 Dec 15;423:55-65. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2019.10.031. Epub 2019 Nov 6. PubMed PMID: 31705892; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6917693.

O'Flaherty B, Neigh GN, Rainnie D. High-fructose diet initiated during adolescence does not affect basolateral amygdala excitability or affective-like behavior in Sprague Dawley rats. Behav Brain Res. 2019 Jun 3;365:17-25. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2019.02.042. Epub 2019 Feb 23. PubMed PMID: 30807811; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6550332.

Abbas A, Belloy M, Kashyap A, Billings J, Nezafati M, Schumacher EH, Keilholz S. Quasi-periodic patterns contribute to functional connectivity in the brain. Neuroimage. 2019 May 1;191:193-204. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2019.01.076. Epub 2019 Feb 10. PubMed PMID: 30753928; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6440826.

Abbas A, Bassil Y, Keilholz S. Quasi-periodic patterns of brain activity in individuals with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Neuroimage Clin. 2019;21:101653. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2019.101653. Epub 2019 Jan 19. PubMed PMID: 30690417; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6356002.

Ahlgrim NS, Manns JR. Optogenetic Stimulation of the Basolateral Amygdala Increased Theta-Modulated Gamma Oscillations in the Hippocampus. Front Behav Neurosci. 2019 Apr 30;13:87. doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2019.00087. eCollection 2019. PubMed PMID: 31114488; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6503755.

Ahlgrim, Nathan, Garza, Kristie, Hoffman, Carlie, Coolidge, Sarah, Purcell, Ryan H. Select Interviews From the INS Annual Meeting—Keith Humphreys, Tom Insel, Uma Karmarkar, Carl Marci, Ariel Cascio, Winston Chiong, Frederic Gilbert, Cynthia Kubu, and Jonathan Pugh. AJOB Neuroscience. 2019;10(1):62-68.

Akhter ET, Griffith RW, English AW, Alvarez FJ. Removal of the potassium chloride co-transporter from the somatodendritic membrane of axotomized motoneurons is independent of BDNF/TrkB signaling but is controlled by neuromuscular innervation. eNeuro. 2019 Sep 20. pii: ENEURO.0172-19.2019. doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0172-19.2019. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31541001.

Keifer OP Jr, Zeising K, Tora MS, Campbell M, Bezchlibnyk YB, Boulis N. Use of a Subtemporal Approach for a Salvage Placement of a Trigeminal Ganglion Stimulating Electrode for the Treatment of Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain. World Neurosurg. 2019 Feb;122:308-310. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.11.034. Epub 2018 Nov 14. PubMed PMID: 30447440.

Morin EL, Howell BR, Meyer JS, Sanchez MM. Effects of early maternal care on adolescent attention bias to threat in nonhuman primates. Dev Cogn Neurosci. 2019 Aug;38:100643. doi: 10.1016/j.dcn.2019.100643. Epub 2019 Apr 30. PubMed PMID: 31170549.

Garza KM, Zhang L, Borron B, Wood LB, Singer AC. Gamma Visual Stimulation Induces a Neuroimmune Signaling Profile Distinct from Acute Neuroinflammation. J Neurosci. 2019 Dec 19. pii: 1511-19. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1511-19.2019. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31871276.

Venkataraman A, Brody N, Reddi P, Guo J, Gordon Rainnie D, Dias BG. Modulation of fear generalization by the zona incerta. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Apr 30;116(18):9072-9077. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1820541116. Epub 2019 Apr 9. PubMed PMID: 30967506; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6500173.

Bülow P, Murphy TJ, Bassell GJ, Wenner P. Homeostatic Intrinsic Plasticity Is Functionally Altered in Fmr1 KO Cortical Neurons. Cell Rep. 2019 Feb 5;26(6):1378-1388.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2019.01.035. PubMed PMID: 30726724; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6443253.

Gigante ED, Long AB, Ben-Ami J, Caspary T. Corrigendum to "Hypomorphic Smo mutant with inefficient ciliary enrichment disrupts the highest level of vertebrate Hedgehog response" [Develop. Biol. 437 (2018) 152-162]. Dev Biol. 2019 Jun 1;450(1):63. doi: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2019.02.005. Epub 2019 Mar 21. PubMed PMID: 30904180; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6478522.

Shapiro L, Wong JC, Escayg A. Reduced cannabinoid 2 receptor activity increases susceptibility to induced seizures in mice. Epilepsia. 2019 Dec;60(12):2359-2369. doi: 10.1111/epi.16388. Epub 2019 Nov 22. PubMed PMID: 31758544; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6911915.

Edwards LL, King EM, Buetefisch CM, Borich MR. Putting the "Sensory" Into Sensorimotor Control: The Role of Sensorimotor Integration in Goal-Directed Hand Movements After Stroke. Front Integr Neurosci. 2019 May 22;13:16. doi: 10.3389/fnint.2019.00016. eCollection 2019. Review. PubMed PMID: 31191265; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6539545.

Haque RU, Levey AI. Alzheimer's disease: A clinical perspective and future nonhuman primate research opportunities. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Dec 23. pii: 201912954. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1912954116. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31871211; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6936673.

Haque RU, Manzanares CM, Brown LN, Pongos AL, Lah JJ, Clifford GD, Levey AI. VisMET: a passive, efficient, and sensitive assessment of visuospatial memory in healthy aging, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's disease. Learn Mem. 2019 Feb 15;26(3):93-100. doi: 10.1101/lm.048124.118. Print 2019 Mar. PubMed PMID: 30770466; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6380203.

Shapiro LP, Kietzman HW, Guo J, Rainnie DG, Gourley SL. Rho-kinase inhibition has antidepressant-like efficacy and expedites dendritic spine pruning in adolescent mice. Neurobiol Dis. 2019 Apr;124:520-530. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2018.12.015. Epub 2018 Dec 26. PubMed PMID: 30593834; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6365018.

Li DC, Gourley SL. Linking actions with their consequences within the ventrolateral orbital cortex. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Jan;45(1):227-228. doi: 10.1038/s41386-019-0498-1. Epub 2019 Sep 2. PubMed PMID: 31477817; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6879634.

Ravi M, Stevens JS, Michopoulos V. Neuroendocrine pathways underlying risk and resilience to PTSD in women. Front Neuroendocrinol. 2019 Oct;55:100790. doi: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2019.100790. Epub 2019 Sep 19. Review. PubMed PMID: 31542288; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6876844.

Woon EP, Sequeira MK, Barbee BR, Gourley SL. Involvement of the rodent prelimbic and medial orbitofrontal cortices in goal-directed action: A brief review. J Neurosci Res. 2019 Dec 10. doi: 10.1002/jnr.24567. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 31820488.

Zhang JY, Tung JK, Wang Z, Yu SP, Gross RE, Wei L, Berglund K. Improved trafficking and expression of luminopsins for more efficient optical and pharmacological control of neuronal activity. J Neurosci Res. 2019 Oct 31. doi: 10.1002/jnr.24546. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31670406.

McGregor CE, English AW. The role of BDNF in peripheral nerve regeneration: Activity-dependent treatments and Val66Met. Front Cell Neurosci. 2019 Jan 11;12:522. Jan 11;12:522. doi: 10.3389/fncel.2018.00522. eCollection 2018. Review.

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