Here is a sample of Pitt research published in 2018 in journals with impact factors of 5 or higher. Click on the journal title to read a specific PubMed citation.
Neuron. 2018 Aug 8
Small RNAs, but Sizable Itch: TRPA1 Activation by an Extracellular MicroRNA.
Sheahan TD, Hachisuka J, Ross SE
Neuron. 2018 Aug 8
And the Band Keeps Marching On.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Aug 7
Differential inhibition of pyramidal cells and inhibitory interneurons along the rostrocaudal axis of anterior piriform cortex.
Large AM, Vogler NW, Canto-Bustos M, Friason FK, Schick P, Oswald AM
Biomaterials. 2018 August
In vivo imaging of neuronal calcium during electrode implantation: Spatial and temporal mapping of damage and recovery.
Eles JR, Vazquez AL, Kozai TDY, Cui XT
Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2018 Jul 29
Functional neuroanatomy of peripheral inflammatory physiology: A meta-analysis of human neuroimaging studies.
Kraynak TE, Marsland AL, Wager TD, Gianaros PJ
Sci Transl Med. 2018 Jul 25
LRRK2 activation in idiopathic Parkinson's disease.
Di Maio R, Hoffman EK, Rocha EM, Keeney MT, Sanders LH, De Miranda BR, Zharikov A, Van Laar A, Stepan AF, Lanz TA, Kofler JK, Burton EA, Alessi DR, Hastings TG, Greenamyre JT
Glia. 2018 Jul 25
Selective role of Na+ /H+ exchanger in Cx3cr1+ microglial activation, white matter demyelination, and post-stroke function recovery.
Song S, Wang S, Pigott VM, Jiang T, Foley LM, Mishra A, Nayak R, Zhu W, Begum G, Shi Y, Carney KE, Hitchens TK,, Shull GE, Sun D
Adv Mater. 2018 Jul 23
Low-Power, Electrochemically Tunable Graphene Synapses for Neuromorphic Computing.
Sharbati MT, Du Y, Torres J, Ardolino ND, Yun M, Xiong F
Neuroimage. 2018 Jul 21
Using optimal combined moderators to define heterogeneity in neural responses to randomized conditions: Application to the effect of sleep loss on fear learning.
Wallace ML, Banihashemi L, O'Donnell C, Nimgaonkar VL, Kodavali C, McNamee R, Germain A
J Neurosci. 2018 Jul 20
Evidence for compartmentalized axonal mitochondrial biogenesis: Mitochondrial DNA replication increases in distal axons as an early response to Parkinson's disease-relevant stress.
Van Laar VS, Arnold B, Howlett EH, Calderon MJ, St Croix CM, Greenamyre JT, Sanders LH, Berman SB
J Neurosci. 2018 Jul 20
Age-related trajectories of functional coupling between the VTA and nucleus accumbens depend on motivational state.
Murty VP, Shah H, Montez D, Foran W, Calabro F, Luna B
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Jul 20
Sound of silent synapses from the addicted hippocampus.
Koya E, Dong Y
Am J Psychiatry. 2018 Jul 19
Synaptic Proteome Compensation and Resilience to Psychosis in Alzheimer's Disease.Krivinko JM, Erickson SL, Ding Y, Sun Z, Penzes P, MacDonald ML, Yates NA, Ikonomovic MD, Lopez OL, Sweet RA, Kofler J
Biomaterials. 2018 Jul 17
Melatonin improves quality and longevity of chronic neural recording.
Golabchi A, Wu B, Li X, Carlisle DL, Kozai TDY, Friedlander RM, Cui XT.
Neurobiol Dis. 2018 Jul 17
Mechanisms of selective autophagy and mitophagy: Implications for neurodegenerative diseases.
Neurobiol Dis. 2018 Jul 16
Activation of cyclin D1 affects mitochondrial mass following traumatic brain injury.
Saha P, Gupta R, Sen T, Sen N
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Jul 12
Variability with Astroglial Glutamate Transport Genetics is Associated with Increased Risk for Post-Traumatic Seizures.
Kumar RG, Breslin KB, Ritter A, Conley YP, Wagner AK
Neurobiol Dis. 2018 Jul 11
The effect of age-related risk factors and comorbidities on white matter injury and repair after ischemic stroke.
Xu M, Wang MM, Gao Y, Keep RF, Shi Y
Brain. 2018 Jul 1
Cortical dopamine dysregulation in schizophrenia and its link to stress.
Gomes FV, Grace AA
Biol Psychiatry. 2018 Jun 28
The Role of the Nuclear Factor-κB Transcriptional Complex in Cortical Immune Activation in Schizophrenia.
Volk DW, Moroco AE, Roman KM, Edelson JR, Lewis DA
Brain Behav Immun. 2018 Jun 16
Associations of immunometabolic risk factors with symptoms of depression and anxiety: the role of cardiac vagal activity.
Hu MX, Penninx BWJH, de Geus EJC, Lamers F, Kuan DC, Wright AGC, Marsland AL, Muldoon MF, Manuck SB, Gianaros PJ
J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2018 May 28
Deflections from adolescent trajectories of antisocial behavior: contextual and neural moderators of antisocial behavior stability into emerging adulthood.
Hyde LW, Waller R, Shaw DS, Murray L, Forbes EE
Annu Rev Neurosci. 2018 May 23
Cognition as a Window into Neuronal Population Space.
Ruff DA, Ni AM, Cohen MR
Neurology. 2018 May 22
Amyloid deposition and brain structure as long-term predictors of MCI, dementia, and mortality.
Lopez OL, Becker JT, Chang Y, Klunk WE, Mathis C, Price J, Aizenstein HJ, Snitz B, Cohen AD, DeKosky ST, Ikonomovic M, Kamboh MI, Kuller LH
J Neurosci. 2018 May 22
Subthalamic nucleus neurons differentially encode early and late aspects of speech production
Lipski WJ, Alhourani A, Pirnia T, Jones PW, Dastolfo-Hromack C, Helou LB, Crammond DJ, Shaiman S, Dickey MW, Holt LL, Turner RS, Fiez JA, Richardson RM
AIDS. 2018 May 22
HIV disease and diabetes interact to affect brain white matter hyperintensities and cognition.
Wu M, Fatukasi O, Yang S2, Alger J, Barker PB, Hetherington H, Kim T, Levine A, Martin E7, Munro CA, Parrish T, Ragin A, Sacktor N, Seaberg E, Becker JT; Neuropsychology Working Group of the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study
J Neurosci. 2018 May 22
Optogenetic activation of colon epithelium of the mouse produces high frequency bursting in extrinsic colon afferents and engages visceromotor responses.
Makadia PA, Najjar SA, Saloman JL, Adelman P, Feng B, Margiotta JF, Albers KM, Davis BM
Neuroimage. 2018 May 21
A computational framework for the detection of subcortical brain dysmaturation in neonatal MRI using 3D Convolutional Neural Networks.
Ceschin R, Zahner A, Reynolds W, Gaesser J, Zuccoli G, Lo CW, Gopalakrishnan V, Panigrahy A
Neuroimage. 2018 May 18
Population-averaged atlas of the macroscale human structural connectome and its network topology.
Yeh FC, Panesar S, Fernandes D, Meola A, Yoshino M, Fernandez-Miranda JC, Vettel JM, Verstynen T
J Neuroinflammation. 2018 May 17
Neutrophils in traumatic brain injury (TBI): friend or foe?
Liu YW, Li S, Dai SS
Glia. 2018 May 15
Conditional depletion of GSK3b protects oligodendrocytes from apoptosis and lessens demyelination in the acute cuprizone model.
Xing B, Brink LE, Maers K, Sullivan ML, Bodnar RJ, Stolz DB, Cambi F
Neuropharmacology. 2018 May 12
Effects of Mg2+ on recovery of NMDA receptors from inhibition by memantine and ketamine reveal properties of a second site.
Glasgow NG, Wilcox MR, Johnson JW
Brain Stimul. 2018 May 9.
Potentiating paired corticospinal-motoneuronal plasticity after spinal cord injury.
Bunday KL, Urbin MA, Perez MA
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 May 7
Burst activation of dopamine neurons produces prolonged post-burst availability of actively released dopamine.
Lohani S, Martig AK, Underhill SM, DeFrancesco A, Roberts MJ, Rinaman L, Amara S, Moghaddam B
Redox Biol. 2018 May 6
Brain ischemic preconditioning protects against ischemic injury and preserves the blood-brain barrier via oxidative signaling and Nrf2 activation.
Yang T, Sun Y, Mao L, Zhang M, Li Q, Zhang L, Shi Y, Leak RK, Chen J, Zhang F
Mol Psychiatry. 2018 May 4
NAD+ cellular redox and SIRT1 regulate the diurnal rhythms of tyrosine hydroxylase and conditioned cocaine reward.
Logan RW, Parekh PK, Kaplan GN, Becker-Krail DD, Williams WP 3rd, Yamaguchi S, Yoshino J, Shelton MA, Zhu X, Zhang H, Waplinger S, Fitzgerald E, Oliver-Smith J, Sundarvelu P, Enwright JF 3rd, Huang YH, McClung CA
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 May 4
Diffusion imaging markers of bipolar versus general psychopathology risk in youth at-risk.
Versace A, Ladouceur CD, Graur S, Acuff HE, Bonar LK, Monk K, McCaffrey A, Yendiki A, Leemans A, Travis MJ, Diwadkar VA, Holland SK, Sunshine JL, Kowatch RA, Horwitz SM, Frazier TW, Arnold LE, Fristad MA, Youngstrom EA, Findling RL, Goldstein BI, Goldstein T, Axelson D, Birmaher B, Phillips ML
Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2018 May 3
Current perspectives on the cerebellum and reading development.
Alvarez TA, Fiez JA
Nature. 2018 May
Roska B, Sahel JA
J Psychiatry Neurosci. 2018 May
A putative electrophysiological biomarker of auditory sensory memory encoding is sensitive to pharmacological alterations of excitatory/inhibitory balance in male macaque monkeys.
Holliday WB, Gurnsey K, Sweet RA, Teichert T
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Apr 27
Lithium improves dopamine neurotransmission and increases dopaminergic protein abundance in the striatum after traumatic brain injury.
Carlson SW, Dixon CE
BMJ. 2018 Apr 25
Anticholinergic drugs and dementia in older adults.
Gray SL, Hanlon JT
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Apr 19
α7 Nicotinic receptor-modulating agents reverse the hyperdopaminergic tone in the MAM model of schizophrenia.
Neves GA, Grace AA
Stroke. 2018 Apr 18
Future of Animal Modeling for Poststroke Tissue Repair.
Modo MM, Jolkkonen J, Zille M, Boltze J
Nat Rev Neurosci. 2018 Apr 11
The basal ganglia and the cerebellum: nodes in an integrated network.
Bostan AC, Strick PL
Elife. 2018 Apr 9
Small molecule induced oligomerization, clustering and clathrin-independent endocytosis of the dopamine transporter.
Sorkina T, Ma S, Larsen MB, Watkins SC, Sorkin A
Neurobiol Dis. 2018 Apr 9
Astrocyte-specific DJ-1 overexpression protects against rotenone-induced neurotoxicity in a rat model of Parkinson's disease.
De Miranda BR, Rocha EM, Bai Q, El Ayadi A, Hinkle D, Burton EA, Timothy Greenamyre J
Biomaterials. 2018 Apr 6
Zebrafish extracellular matrix improves neuronal viability and network formation in a 3-dimensional culture.
Kim SM, Long DW, Tsang MWK, Wang Y
J Neurosci. 2018 Apr 6
Cascades of Homeostatic Dysregulation Promote Incubation of Cocaine Craving.
Wang J, Ishikawa M, Yang Y, Otaka M, Kim JY, Gardner GR, Stefanik MT, Milovanovic M, Huang YH, Hell JW, Wolf ME, Schlüter OM, Dong Y
Trends Neurosci. 2018 Apr 5
Slow-Wave Activity Enhancement to Improve Cognition.
Wilckens KA, Ferrarelli F, Walker MP, Buysse DJ
Neuroscientist. 2018 Apr 1
Noncoding RNAs and Stroke.
Zhang X, Hamblin MH, Yin KJ
JAMA Psychiatry. 2018 Mar 28
A Promising Future Role for Neuroimaging in Tracking and Predicting Relapse in Major Depressive Disorder.
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Mar 27
Medial septum differentially regulates dopamine neuron activity in the rat ventral tegmental area and substantia nigra via distinct pathways.
Bortz DM, Grace AA
Pain. 2018 Mar 23
Wind-up in lamina I spinoparabrachial neurons: a role for reverberatory circuits.
Hachisuka J, Omori Y, Chiang MC, Gold MS, Koerber HR, Ross SE
Adv Funct Mater. 2018 Mar 21
A Materials Roadmap to Functional Neural Interface Design.
Wellman SM, Eles JR, Ludwig KA, Seymour JP, Michelson NJ, McFadden WE, Vazquez AL, Kozai TD
Sci Signal. 2018 Mar 20
Nitrosylation of GAPDH augments pathological tau acetylation upon exposure to amyloid-β.
Sen T, Saha P, Sen N2
Neurology. 2018 Mar 16.
Vascular disease and cerebral amyloid deposition.
Lopez OL, Maillard P
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Mar 8
Glibenclamide produces region-dependent effects on cerebral edema in a combined injury model of traumatic brain injury and hemorrhagic shock in mice.
Jha R, Molyneaux BJ, Jackson TC, Wallisch J, Park SY, Poloyac SM, Vagni VA, Janesko-Feldman KL, Hoshitsuki K, Minnigh MB, Kochanek PM
Curr Opin Neurobiol. 2018 Mar 2
The biological and behavioral computations that influence dopamine responses.
Lancet Respir Med. 2018 March
Clinical phenotypes of delirium during critical illness and severity of subsequent long-term cognitive impairment: a prospective cohort study.
Girard TD, Thompson JL, Pandharipande PP, Brummel NE, Jackson JC, Patel MB, Hughes CG, Chandrasekhar R, Pun BT, Boehm LM, Elstad MR, Goodman RB, Bernard GR, Dittus RS, Ely EW
Alzheimers Dement. 2018 Feb 22
Early striatal amyloid deposition distinguishes Down syndrome and autosomal dominant Alzheimer's disease from late-onset amyloid deposition.
Cohen AD, McDade E, Christian B, Price J, Mathis C, Klunk W, Handen BL
Biomaterials. 2018 Feb 20
In vivo spatiotemporal dynamics of NG2 glia activity caused by neural electrode implantation.
Wellman SM, Kozai TDY
Biol Psychiatry. 2018 Feb 19
Opposite Molecular Signatures of Depression in Men and Women.
Seney ML, Huo Z, Cahill K, French L, Puralewski R, Zhang J, Logan RW, Tseng G, Lewis DA, Sibille E
J Neurotrauma. 2018 Feb 17
Central Infusion of IGF-1 Increases Hippocampal Neurogenesis and Improves Neurobehavioral Function following Traumatic Brain Injury.
Carlson SW, Saatman KE
Hum Mol Genet. 2018 Feb 8
Traumatic injury induces Stress Granule Formation and enhances Motor Dysfunctions in ALS/FTD Models.Anderson EN, Gochenaur L, Singh A, Grant R, Patel K, Watkins S, Wu JY, Pandey UB
Ophthalmology. 2018 Feb 6
Safety of rAAV2/2-ND4 Gene Therapy for Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy.
Vignal C, Uretsky S, Fitoussi S, Galy A, Blouin L, Girmens JF, Bidot S, Thomasson N, Bouquet C, Valero S, Meunier S, Combal JP, Gilly B, Katz B, Sahel JA
Cereb Cortex. 2018 Feb 3
Training and Spontaneous Reinforcement of Neuronal Assemblies by Spike Timing Plasticity.
Ocker GK, Doiron B
Biol Psychiatry. 2018 Jan 31
Presynaptic Effects of N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptors Enhance Parvalbumin Cell-Mediated Inhibition of Pyramidal Cells in Mouse Prefrontal Cortex.
Pafundo DE, Miyamae T, Lewis DA, Gonzalez-Burgos G
Biomaterials. 2018 Jan 31
Unique electrophysiological and impedance signatures between encapsulation types: An analysis of biological Utah array failure and benefit of a biomimetic coating in a rat model.
Cody PA, Eles JR, Lagenaur CF, Kozai TDY, Cui XT
Neuroimage. 2018 Jan 29
Incentives facilitate developmental improvement in inhibitory control by modulating control-related networks.
Hallquist MN, Geier CF, Luna B
Schizophr Bull. 2018 Jan 29
The Circuitry of Dopamine System Regulation and its Disruption in Schizophrenia: Insights Into Treatment and Prevention.
Grace AA, Gomes FV
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Jan 29
Myopic (HD-PTP, PTPN23) selectively regulates synaptic neuropeptide release.
Bulgari D, Jha A, Deitcher DL, Levitan ES
Science. 2018 Jan 26
Learning and attention reveal a general relationship between population activity and behavior.
Ni AM, Ruff DA, Alberts JJ, Symmonds J, Cohen MR
Mol Neurobiol. 2018 Jan 25
Drug Targets in Neurotrophin Signaling in the Central and Peripheral Nervous System.
Kashyap MP, Roberts C, Waseem M, Tyagi P
Ophthalmology. 2018 Jan 17
Gaze-Evoked Deformations in Optic Nerve Head Drusen: Repetitive Shearing as a Potential Factor in the Visual and Vascular Complications.
Sibony PA, Wei J, Sigal IA
J Neurosci. 2018 Jan 15
Nonlinear relationship between spike-dependent calcium influx and TRPC channel activation enables robust persistent spiking in neurons of the anterior cingulate cortex.
Ratté S, Karnup S, Prescott SA
Neuroimage. 2018 Jan 12
Insulin sensitivity predicts brain network connectivity following a meal.
Ryan JP, Karim HT, Aizenstein HJ, Helbling NL, Toledo FGS
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Jan 10
A Role for Prefrontal Cortical NMDA Receptors in Murine Alcohol-Heightened Aggression.
J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2018 Jan 8
Substance use through adolescence into early adulthood after childhood-diagnosed ADHD: findings from the MTA longitudinal study.
Molina BSG, Howard AL, Swanson JM, Stehli A, Mitchell JT, Kennedy TM, Epstein JN, Arnold LE, Hechtman L, Vitiello B, Hoza B
Trends Cogn Sci. 2018 Jan 2
Beyond Functional Connectivity: Investigating Networks of Multivariate Representations.
Anzellotti S, Coutanche MN
Pain. 2018 Jan 2
Itch and neuropathic itch.
Hachisuka J, Chiang MC, Ross SE
J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2018 Jan 1
Protective effects of sulforaphane in experimental vascular cognitive impairment: Contribution of the Nrf2 pathway.
Mao L, Yang T, Li X, Lei X, Sun Y, Zhao Y, Zhang W, Gao Y, Sun B, Zhang F
J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2018 Jan 1
Optogenetic investigation of the variable neurovascular coupling along the interhemispheric circuits.
Iordanova B, Vazquez A, Kozai TD, Fukuda M, Kim SG
Cereb Cortex. 2018 Jan 1
Inhibitory Modulation of Orbitofrontal Cortex on Medial Prefrontal Cortex-Amygdala Information Flow.
Chang CH, Grace AA
J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2018 Jan 1
Cerebral microcirculatory alterations and the no-reflow phenomenon in vivo after experimental pediatric cardiac arrest.
Li L, Poloyac SM, Waltkins SC, St Croix CM, Alexander H, Gibson GA, Loughran PA, Kirisci L2 Clark R, Kochanek PM, Vazquez AL, Manole MD
Glia. 2018 January
Selective knockout of astrocytic Na+ /H+ exchanger isoform 1 reduces astrogliosis, BBB damage, infarction, and improves neurological function after ischemic stroke.
Begum G, Song S, Wang S, Zhao H, Bhuiyan MIH, Li E, Nepomuceno R, Ye Q, Sun M, Calderon MJ, Stolz DB, St Croix C, Watkins SC, Chen Y, He P, Shull GE, Sun D
Behav Brain Sci. 2018 January
Infants discriminate number: Evidence against the prerequisite of visual object individuation and the primacy of continuous magnitude.
Libertus ME, Braham EJ, Liu R