2019 Research

Here is a sample of Pitt research published in 2019 in journals with impact factors of 5 or higher. Click on the journal title to read a specific PubMed citation.

Biomaterials. 2019 March
Meningeal inflammatory response and fibrous tissue remodeling around intracortical implants: An in vivo two-photon imaging study.
Eles JR, Vazquez AL, Kozai TDY, Cui XT

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 Feb 25
Reduced focal fiber collinearity in the cingulum bundle in adults with obsessive-compulsive disorder.Versace A, Graur S, Greenberg T, Lima Santos JP, Chase HW, Bonar L, Stiffler RS, Hudak R, Kim T, Yendiki A, Greenberg B, Rasmussen S, Liu H, Haber S, Phillips ML

Neuroimage. 2019 Feb 23
Word inversion sensitivity as a marker of visual word form area lateralization: An application of a novel multivariate measure of laterality.
Carlos BJ, Hirshorn EA, Durisko C, Fiez JA, Coutanche MN

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 Feb 22
Density of small dendritic spines and microtubule-associated-protein-2 immunoreactivity in the primary auditory cortex of subjects with schizophrenia.
McKinney BC, MacDonald ML, Newman JT, Shelton MA, DeGiosio RA, Kelly RM, Fish KN, Sampson AR, Lewis DA, Sweet RA

Free Radic Biol Med. 2019 Feb 18
An augmentation in histone dimethylation at lysine nine residues elicits vision impairment following traumatic brain injury.
Gupta R, Saha P, Sen T, Sen N

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Feb 13
Role of UCHL1 in axonal injury and functional recovery after cerebral ischemia.
Liu H, Povysheva N, Rose ME, Mi Z, Banton JS, Li W, Chen F, Reay DP, Barrionuevo G, Zhang F, Graham SH

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 Feb 13
Baseline and follow-up activity and functional connectivity in reward neural circuitries in offspring at risk for bipolar disorder.
Acuff HE, Versace A, Bertocci MA, Ladouceur CD, Hanford LC, Manelis A, Monk K, Bonar L, McCaffrey A, Goldstein BI, Goldstein TR, Sakolsky D, Axelson D, Birmaher B, Phillips ML

Neuroimage. 2019 Feb 9
An increase in sleep slow waves predicts better working memory performance in healthy individuals.
Ferrarelli F, Kaskie R, Laxminarayan S, Ramakrishnan S, Reifman J, Germain A

J Neurosci. 2019 Feb 8
Strengthened inputs from secondary motor cortex to striatum in a mouse model of compulsive behavior.
Corbit VL, Manning EE, Gittis AH, Ahmari SE

J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2019 February
Amygdala Functional Connectivity During Self-Face Processing in Depressed Adolescents With Recent Suicide Attempt.
Alarcón G, Sauder M, Teoh JY, Forbes EE, Quevedo K

JACC Heart Fail. 2019 February
Amyloidosis of the Brain and Heart: Two Sides of the Same Coin?
Schaich CL, Maurer MS, Nadkarni NK

J Neurosci. 2019 Jan 30
Subthalamic nucleus and sensorimotor cortex activity during speech production.
Chrabaszcz A, Neumann WJ, Stretcu O, Lipski WJ, Bush A, Dastolfo-Hromack C, Wang D4, Crammond DJ, Shaiman S, Dickey MW, Holt LL, Turner RS, Fiez JARichardson RM

PLoS Genet. 2019 Jan 29
Regeneration of the zebrafish retinal pigment epithelium after widespread genetic ablation.
Hanovice NJ, Leach LL, Slater K, Gabriel AE, Romanovicz D, Shao E, Collery R, Burton EA, Lathrop KL, Link BA, Gross JM

Am J Psychiatry. 2019 Jan 18
Age-Associated Deviations of Amygdala Functional Connectivity in Youths With Psychosis Spectrum Disorders: Relevance to Psychotic Symptoms.
Jalbrzikowski M, Murty VP, Tervo-Clemmens B, Foran W, Luna B

J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2019 Jan 17
Structural Brain Alterations in Youth With Psychosis and Bipolar Spectrum Symptoms.
Jalbrzikowski M, Freedman D, Hegarty CE, Mennigen E, Karlsgodt KH, Olde Loohuis LM, Ophoff RA, Gur RE, Bearden CE

Neurobiol Dis. 2019 Jan 15
Long-term RNAi knockdown of α-synuclein in the adult rat substantia nigra without neurodegeneration.
Zharikov A, Bai Q, De Miranda BR, Van Laar A, Timothy Greenamyre J, Burton EA

Neurotherapeutics. 2019 Jan 3
Toward Electrophysiology-Based Intelligent Adaptive Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders.
Neumann WJ, Turner RS, Blankertz B, Mitchell T, Kühn AA, Mark Richardson R

Neuroimage. 2019 Jan 1
Irritability uniquely predicts prefrontal cortex activation during preschool inhibitory control among all temperament domains: A LASSO approach.
Fishburn FA, Hlutkowsky CO, Bemis LM, Huppert TJ, Wakschlag LS, Perlman SB

Neurobiol Dis. 2019 January
What is the functional relevance of reorganization in primary motor cortex after spinal cord injury?
Urbin MA, Royston DA, Weber DJ, Boninger ML, Collinger JL

Stroke. 2019 January
High Variability in Neuronal Loss.
Desai SM, Rocha M, Jovin TG, Jadhav AP

Neurobiol Aging. 2019 January
Comparison of longitudinal Aβ in nondemented elderly and Down syndrome.
Tudorascu DL, Anderson SJ, Minhas DS, Yu Z, Comer D, Lao P, Hartley S, Laymon CM, Snitz BE, Lopresti BJ, Johnson S, Price JC, Mathis CA, Aizenstein HJ, Klunk WE, Handen BL, Christian BT, Cohen AD