2017 Research

Here is a sample of Pitt research published in 2017 in journals with impact factors of 5 or higher. Click on the journal title to read a specific PubMed citation.


Schizophr Bull. 2017 May 1
Adolescent Stress as a Driving Factor for Schizophrenia Development-A Basic Science Perspective.
Gomes FV, Grace AA

Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet. 2017 Apr 19
The Yin and Yang of Autism Genetics: How Rare De Novo and Common Variations Affect Liability.
Chaste P1, Roeder K, Devlin B


Elife. 2017 Apr 18
Dynamic range adaptation in primary motor cortical populations.
Rasmussen RG, Schwartz A, Chase SM

Transl Psychiatry. 2017 Apr 18
A pathway linking reward circuitry, impulsive sensation-seeking and risky decision-making in young adults: identifying neural markers for new interventions.
Chase HW, Fournier JC, Bertocci MA, Greenberg T, Aslam H, Stiffler R, Lockovich J, Graur S, Bebko G, Forbes EE, Phillips M

J Neurosci. 2017 Apr 13
Distinct physiological maturation of parvalbumin-positive neuron subtypes in mouse prefrontal cortex.
Miyamae T, Chen K, Lewis DA, Gonzalez Burgos G

Brain Struct Funct. 2017 Apr 10
The number and distribution of AMPA receptor channels containing fast kinetic GluA3 and GluA4 subunits at auditory nerve synapses depend on the target cells.
Rubio ME, Matsui K, Fukazawa Y, Kamasawa N, Harada H, Itakura M, Molnár E, Abe M, Sakimura K, Shigemoto R

JAMA Pediatr. 2017 Apr 10
Derivation and Validation of a Serum Biomarker Panel to Identify Infants With Acute Intracranial Hemorrhage.
Berger RP, Pak BJ, Kolesnikova MD, Fromkin J, Saladino R, Herman BE, Pierce MC, Englert D, Smith PT, Kochanek PM

JAMA Neurol. 2017 Apr 10
Monitored Anesthesia Care vs Intubation for Vertebrobasilar Stroke Endovascular Therapy.
Jadhav AP, Bouslama M, Aghaebrahim A, Rebello LC, Starr MT, Haussen DC, Ranginani M, Whalin MK, Jovin TG, Nogueira RG

J Neurosci. 2017 Apr 7
ST2/IL-33-Dependent Microglial Response Limits Acute Ischemic Brain Injury.
Yang Y, Liu H, Zhang H, Ye Q, Wang J, Yang B, Mao L, Zhu W, Leak RK, Xiao B, Lu B, Chen J, Hu X

Am J Med. 2017 Apr 5
Delayed transient cortical blindness from hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy.
Limaye K, Jadhav AP

Elife. 2017 Apr 4
A causal relationship between face-patch activity and face-detection behavior.
Sadagopan S, Zarco W, Freiwald WA

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Apr 3
Posterior parietal cortex contains a command apparatus for hand movements.
Rathelot JA, Dum RP, Strick PL

Mol Neurobiol. 2017 Apr 1
Effects of DHA on Hippocampal Autophagy and Lysosome Function After Traumatic Brain Injury.
Yin Y, Li E, Sun G, Yan HQ, Foley LM, AndrzejczukLA, Attarwala IY, Kevin Hitchens T, Kiselyov K, Edward Dixon C, Sun D

J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2017 April
Psychotic Symptoms in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: An Analysis of the MTA Database.
Vitiello B, Perez Algorta G, Arnold LE, Howard AL, Stehli A, Molina BS

Am J Psychiatry. 2017 Mar 31
Selective Loss of Smaller Spines in Schizophrenia.
MacDonald ML, Alhassan J, Newman JT, Richard M, Gu H, Kelly RM, Sampson AR, Fish KN, Penzes P, Wills ZP, Lewis DA, Sweet RA

JAMA Psychiatry. 2017 Mar 29
Clinically Relevant Diagnostic Criteria for a Persistent Impairing Grief Disorder: Putting Patients First.
Reynolds CF 3rd, Cozza SJ, Shear MK

Genetics. 2017 Mar 24
Bivariate Analysis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Progression Using Genetic Risk Scores.
Ding Y, Liu Y, Yan Q, Fritsche LG, Cook RJ, Clemons T, Ratnapriya R, Klein ML, Abecasis GR, Swaroop A, Chew EY, Weeks DE, Chen W

Biochim Biophys Acta. 2017 Mar 24
Global assessment of oxidized free fatty acids in brain reveals an enzymatic predominance to oxidative signaling after trauma.
Anthonymuthu TS, Kenny EM, Amoscato AA, Lewis J, Kochanek PM, Kagan VE, Bayır H

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Mar 20
Numerosity representation is encoded in human subcortex.
Collins E, Park J, Behrmann M

J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Mar 17
Prehypertensive Blood Pressures and Regional Cerebral Blood Flow Independently Relate to Cognitive Performance in Midlife.
Jennings JR, Muldoon MF, Ryan C, Gach HM, Heim A, Sheu LK, Gianaros PJ

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2017 Mar 15
Relationship between Duration of Untreated Psychosis and Intrinsic Corticostriatal Connectivity in Patients with Early Phase Schizophrenia.
Sarpal DK, Robinson DG, Fales C, Lencz T, Argyelan M, Karlsgodt KH, Gallego JA, John M, Kane JM, Szeszko PR, Malhotra AK

Biosens Bioelectron. 2017 Mar 15
Enhanced dopamine detection sensitivity by PEDOT/graphene oxide coating on in vivo carbon fiber electrodes.
Taylor IM, Robbins EM, Catt KA, Cody PA, Happe CL, Cui XT

Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Mar 11.
The Impact of Mental and Psychosocial Factors on the Care of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Szigethy EM, Allen JI, Reiss M, Cohen W, Perera LP, Brillstein L, Cross RK, Schwartz DA, Kosinski LR, Colton JB, LaRusso E, Atreja A, Regueiro MD

Sci Rep. 2017 Feb 23
Longitudinal Assessments of Normal and Perilesional Tissues in Focal Brain Ischemia and Partial Optic Nerve Injury with Manganese-enhanced MRI.
Chan KC, Zhou IY, Liu SS, van der Merwe Y, Fan SJ, Hung VK, Chung SK, Wu WT, So KF, Wu EX7

Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci. 2017 Feb 17
'Mom-I don't want to hear it': Brain response to maternal praise and criticism in adolescents with major depressive disorder.
Silk JS, Lee KH, Elliott RD, Hooley JM, Dahl RE, Barber A, Siegle GJ

Neurobiol Aging. 2017 Feb 16
Kalirin reduction rescues psychosis-associated behavioral deficits in APPswe/PSEN1dE9 transgenic mice.
Krivinko JM, Erickson SL, Abrahamson EE, Wills ZP, Ikonomovic MD, Penzes P, Sweet RA

Transl Psychiatry. 2017 Feb 14
DNA methylation as a putative mechanism for reduced dendritic spine density in the superior temporal gyrus of subjects with schizophrenia.
McKinney B, Ding Y, Lewis DA, Sweet RA

Schizophr Bull. 2017 Feb 13
A Systematic and Meta-analytic Review of Neural Correlates of Functional Outcome in Schizophrenia.
Wojtalik JA, Smith MJ, Keshavan MS, Eack SM

Nat Rev Neurol. 2017 Feb 10
The far-reaching scope of neuroinflammation after traumatic brain injury.
Simon DW, McGeachy MJ, Bayır H, Clark RS, Loane DJ, Kochanek PM

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2017 Feb 9
Progress on the Neuroscience-Based Nomenclature (NbN) for Psychotropic Medications.
Blier P, Oquendo MA, Kupfer DJ

Acta Biomater. 2017 Feb 6
Ultrasoft microwire neural electrodes improve chronic tissue integration.
Jeff Du Z, Kolarcik CL, D Y Kozai T, Luebben SD, Sapp SA, Sally Zheng X, Nabity JA, Tracy Cui X

Neurobiol Aging. 2017 Feb 4
Loss of precuneus dendritic spines immunopositive for spinophilin is related to cognitive impairment in early Alzheimer's disease.
Mi Z, Abrahamson EE, Ryu AY, Fish KN, Sweet RA, Mufson EJ, Ikonomovic MD

Crit Care Med. 2017 February
The Brain and Hypothermia-From Aristotle to Targeted Temperature Management.
Kochanek PM, Jackson TC

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jan 30
Endothelium-targeted overexpression of heat shock protein 27 ameliorates blood-brain barrier disruption after ischemic brain injury.
Shi Y, Jiang X, Zhang L, Pu H, Hu X, Zhang W, Cai W, Gao Y, Leak RK, Keep RF, Bennett MV, Chen J

Antioxid Redox Signal. 2017 Jan 27
Differences in reperfusion-induced mitochondrial oxidative stress and cell death between hippocampal CA1 and CA3 subfields is due to the mitochondrial thioredoxin system.
Yin B, Barrionuevo G, Batinic-Haberle I, Sandberg M, Weber S

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2017 Jan 27
Repeated Nicotine Strengthens Gamma Oscillations in the Prefrontal Cortex and Improves Visual Attention.
Bueno-Junior LS, Simon NW, Wegener MA, Moghaddam B

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jan 24
Developmental pruning of excitatory synaptic inputs to parvalbumin interneurons in monkey prefrontal cortex.
Chung DW, Wills ZP, Fish KN, Lewis DA

Brain Behav Immun. 2017 Jan 23
Systemic Inflammation and Resting State Connectivity of the Default Mode Network.Marsland
AL, Kuan DC, Sheu LK, Krajina K, Kraynak TE, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ

J Neurosci. 2017 Jan 18
Selectivity in Postencoding Connectivity with High-Level Visual Cortex Is Associated with Reward-Motivated Memory.
Murty VP, Tompary A, Adcock RA, Davachi L

Biol Psychiatry. 2017 Jan 17
Development of White Matter Microstructure and Intrinsic Functional Connectivity Between the Amygdala and Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex: Associations With Anxiety and Depression.
Jalbrzikowski M, Larsen B, Hallquist MN, Foran W, Calabro F, Luna B

JAMA Neurol. 2017 Jan 17
Assessment of Early Evidence of Multiple Sclerosis in a Prospective Study of Asymptomatic High-Risk Family Members.
Xia Z, Steele SU, Bakshi A, Clarkson SR, White CC, Schindler MK, Nair G, Dewey BE, Price LR, Ohayon J, Chibnik LB, Cortese IC, De Jager P, Reich DS

Neuroimage. 2017 Jan 17
Introduction to the Special Issue: Using neuroimaging to probe mechanisms of behavior change.
Chung T, Tittgemeyer M, Feldstein Ewing SW

J Neurosci. 2017 Jan 16
Long Non-coding RNA Malat1 Regulates Cerebrovascular Pathologies in Ischemic Stroke.
Zhang X, Tang X, Liu K, Hamblin MH, Yin KJ

Neurology. 2017 Jan 13
Selection of first-line therapy in multiple sclerosis using risk-benefit decision analysis.
Bargiela D, Bianchi MT, Westover MB, Chibnik LB, Healy BC, De Jager PL, Xia Z

Brain Behav Immun. 2017 Jan 12
The effects of acute psychological stress on circulating and stimulated inflammatory markers: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Marsland AL, Walsh C, Lockwood K, John-Henderson NA

EMBO J. 2017 Jan 11
Calcium-permeable AMPA receptors and silent synapses in cocaine-conditioned place preference.
Shukla A, Beroun A, Panopoulou M, Neumann PA, Grant SG, Olive MF, Dong Y, Schlüter OM

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jan 10
Developmental pruning of excitatory synaptic inputs to parvalbumin interneurons in monkey prefrontal cortex.
Chung DW, Wills ZP, Fish KN, Lewis DA

Neuroimage. 2017 Jan 9
Multimodal evaluation of the amygdala's functional connectivity.
Kerestes R, Chase HW, Phillips ML, Ladouceur CD, Eickhoff SB

Depress Anxiety. 2017 Jan 6
Depression impacts the physiological responsiveness of mother-daughter dyads during social interaction.
Amole MC, Cyranowski JM, Wright AG, Swartz HA

Biol Psychiatry. 2017 Jan 1
Dopamine System Dysregulation and the Pathophysiology of Schizophrenia: Insights From the Methylazoxymethanol Acetate Model.
Grace AA

JAMA Neurol. 2017 Jan 1
Association of Brain Amyloid-β With Slow Gait in Elderly Individuals Without Dementia: Influence of Cognition and Apolipoprotein E ε4 Genotype.
Nadkarni NK, Perera S, Snitz BE, Mathis CA, Price J, Williamson JD, DeKosky ST, Klunk WE, Lopez OL

Biol Psychiatry. 2017 Jan 1
Addressing Cognitive Deficits in Schizophrenia: Toward a Neurobiologically Informed Approach.
Walker AE, Spring JD, Travis MJ

Stroke. 2017 January
Lipid Changes Around the Final Menstrual Period Predict Carotid Subclinical Disease in Postmenopausal Women.
Matthews KA, El Khoudary SR, Brooks MM, Derby CA, Harlow SD, Barinas-Mitchell EJ, Thurston RC