2007 - 2008 Student Publications

First Author Papers by Current Students and Recent Grads 2007-2008

  • Caudle WM, Richardson JR, Wang MZ, Taylor TN, Guillot TS, McCormack AL, Colebrooke RE, Di Monte DA, Emson PC, Miller GW. 2007. Reduced vesicular storage of dopamine causes progressive nigrostriatal neurodegeneration. J Neurosci. Jul 25;27(30):8138-48.
  • Chien LT and Hartzell HC. 2007. Drosophila bestrophin-1 chloride current is dually regulated by calcium and cell volume. J Gen Physio. Nov;130(5):513-24.
  • Donaldson ZR, Kondrashov FA, Putnam A, Bai Y, Stoinski TL, Hammock EAD, Young LJ. 2008. Evolution of a behavior-linked microsatellite-containing element in the 5' flanking region of the primate AVPR1A gene. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 8:180 (23Jun).
  • Fischer LR and Glass JD. 2007. Axonal degeneration in motor neuron disease. Neurodegener. Dis., Vol. 4(6), p431-42.
  • Gaval-Cruz M, Schroeder JP, Liles LC, Javors MA, Weinshenker D. 2008. Effects of disulfiram and dopamine beta-hydroxylase knockout on cocaine-induced seizures. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. Jun;89(4):556-62.
  • Giles LM, Chen J, Li L, Chin LS. 2008. Dystonia-associated mutations cause premature degradation of torsinA protein and cell-type-specific mislocalization to the nuclear envelope. Human Molecular Genetics, in press.
  • Guillot TS, Shepherd KR, Richardson JR, Li YJ, Wang MZ, Emson P, Miller GW. 2008. Reduced vesicular storage of dopamine exacerbates methamphetamine-induced neurodegeneration and astrogliosis. Journal of Neurochemistry, in press.
  • Guillot TS, Richardson JR, Wang MZ, Mercer A, Zachrisson O, Ciliax BJ, Miller GW. 2008. PACAP38 regulates striatal expression of VMAT2 and decreases methamphetamine toxicity. Neuropeptides, in press.
  • Guillot TS, Asress SA, Richardson JR, Glass JD, Miller GW. 2008. Treadmill gait analysis does not detect motor deficits in animal models of Parkinson's disease or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Journal of Motor Behavior, in press.
  • Hatcher JM, Richardson JR, Guillot TS, McCormack AL, Di Monte DA, Jones DP, Pennell KD, Miller GW. 2007. Dieldrin exposure induces oxidative damage in the mouse nigrostriatal dopamine system. Exp Neurol. Apr;204(2):619-30.
  • Lee JT, Wheeler TC, Li L, Chin LS. 2008. Ubiquitination of a-synuclein by Siah-1 promotes a-synuclein aggregation and apoptotic cell death. Human Molecular Genetics. 17:906-917.
  • Martin EI and Nemeroff CB. 2008. The role of corticotropin-releasing factor in the pathophysiology of depression: Implications for antidepressant mechanisms of action. Psychiatric Annals 38(4):260-266.
  • Michopoulos V, Maney DL, Morehouse CB, Thomas JW. 2007. A genotyping assay to determine plumage morph in the white-throated sparrow (Zonotrichia Albicollis). The Auk.
  • Orr AL, Li SH, Wang CE, Li H, Wang J, Rong J, Xu X, Mastroberardino PG, Greenamyre JT, Li XJ. 2008. N-terminal mutant htt associates with mitochondria directly and disrupts the interaction of mitochondria with trafficking proteins. J. Neurosci. 28(11):2783-92.
  • Orr AL, Huang S, Roberts MA, Fang ZH, Reed JC, Li SH, Li XJ. 2008. Sex-dependent effect of BAG-1 in ameliorating motor deficits of Huntington's disease transgenic mice. J. Biol Chem. 283(23):16027-36.
  • Poisik OV, Marino MJ, Smith Y, Conn PJ. 2007. D1 and D2-like dopamine receptors regulate signaling properties of group I metabotropic glutamate receptors in the rat globus pallidus. Eur. J. Neurosci. 26:852-862.
  • Raju DV, Ahern TH, Shah DJ, Wright TM, Standaert DG, Hall RA, Smith Y. 2008. Differential synaptic plasticity of the corticostriatal and thalamostriatal systems in MPTP-treated monkey model of Parkinson's Disease. Eur J Neuroscience 27:1647-1658.
  • Rosen RF, Farberg AS, Long PM, Gearing M, Anderson D, Coppola G, Geschwind D, Pare J, Hopkins W, Preuss TM, Walker LC. 2008. Tauopathy with paired helical filaments in an aged chimpanzee. J Comp Neurol. 509(3):259-270.
  • Wilhelm, JC and Wenner PA. 2008. GABA(A) transmission is a critical step in the process of triggering homeostatic increases in quantal amplitude. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, in press.
  • Wiste AK, Varango A, Ellis SP, Mann JJ. 2008. Norepinephrine and serotonin imbalance in the locus coeruleus in bipolar disorder. Bipolar Disord. May;10(3):349-59.

Co-Author Papers by Current Students and Recent Grads 2007-2008

  • Brock B, Basha R, DiPalma K, Anderson A, Harry GJ, Rice DC, Maloney B, Lahiri DK, Zawia NH. 2008. Co-localization and distribution of cerebral APP and SP1 and its relationship to amyloidogenesis. J Alzheimers Dis., 13(1):p.71-80.
  • Chaudhuri A, Bowling K, Funderburk C, Lawal H, Inamdar A, Wang Z, O'Donnell JM. 2007. Interaction of genetic and environmental factors in a Drosophila parkinsonism model. J Neurosci. 27:2457-67.
  • Dictenberg JB, Swanger SA, Antar LN, Singer RH, Bassell GJ. 2008. A direct role for FMRP in activity-dependent dendritic mRNA transport links filopodial-spine morphogenesis to fragile X syndrome. Dev Cell. Jun;14(6):926-39.
  • Garcia PA, Wright Jr. TM, Cunningham IR, Calabrese RL. 2008. Coordination of motor neurons by the leech heartbeat central pattern generator: Modeling the role of the inhibitory input and electrical coupling. J Neurophysiol.
  • Grippo AJ, Lamb DG, et al., 2007. Social isolation disrupts autonomic regulation of the heart and influences negative affective behaviors. Biological Psychiatry 62(10):1162-1170.
  • Hartzell HC, Qu Z, Yu K, Xiao Q, Chien LT. 2008. Molecular physiology of bestrophins: multifunctional membrane proteins linked to best disease and other retinopathies. Physiol Rev. Apr;88(2):639-72.
  • Li S, Arbuthnott GW, Jutras MJ, Goldberg J, Jaeger D. 2007. Resonant antidromic cortical circuit activation as a consequence of high-frequency subthalamic deep-brain stimulation. Journal of Neurophysiology 98:3525-3537.
  • Mastroberardino PG, Orr AL, Na HM, Greenamyre JT. 2008. A FRET-based method to study protein thiol oxidation in histological preparations. Free Radic Biol Med, June, in press.
  • Morey RA, Petty CM, Cooper DA, Labar KS, McCarthy G. 2008. Neural systems for executive and emotional processing are modulated by symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder in Iraq War veterans. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging. 62:pp.59-72.
  • Thorgeirsson TE, Geller F, Sulem P, Rafnar T, Wiste A, et al., 2008. A variant associated with nicotine dependence, lung cancer and peripheral arterial disease. Nature. April 3;452(7187):638-641.
  • Walker LC, Rosen RF, Levine III H. 2008. Diversity of Abeta deposits in the aged brain: a window on molecular heterogeneity? Rom J Morphol Embryol. 49(1):5-11.
  • Wang J, Wang CE, Orr A, Tydlacka S, Li SH, Li XJ. 2008. Impaired ubiquitin-proteasome system activity in the synapses of Huntington's disease mice. J Cell Biol. 180(6):1177-89.
  • Wang CE, Tydlacka S, Orr A, Yang SH, Graham R, Hayden M, Li SH, Chan A, Li XJ. 2008. Accumulation of N-terminal mutant huntingtin in mouse and monkey models implicated as a pathogenic mechanism in Huntington's disease. Hum Mol Genet, June, in press.