2020 Research

Here is a sample of Pitt research published in 2020 in journals with impact factors of 5 or higher. Click on the journal title to read a specific PubMed citation. 

Biol Psychiatry. 2020 Nov 1
Shared Versus Disorder-Specific Brain Morphometric Features of Major Psychiatric Disorders in Adulthood
Kristen L Eckstrand

Nat Commun. 2020 Oct 26
Differential reinforcement encoding along the hippocampal long axis helps resolve the explore-exploit dilemma
Alexandre Y Dombrovski, Beatriz Luna, Michael N Hallquist 

Mol Psychiatry. 2020 Oct 22.
Cocaine-induced neural adaptations in the lateral hypothalamic melanin-concentrating hormone neurons and the role in regulating rapid eye movement sleep after withdrawal
Yao Wang, Rong Guo, Bo Chen, Tanbin Rahman, Li Cai, Yizhi Li, Yan Dong, George C Tseng, Jidong Fang, Marianne L Seney, Yanhua H Huang 

Neuroimage. 2020 Oct 15
Postsynaptic activity of inhibitory neurons evokes hemodynamic fMRI responses
Alexander John Poplawsky, Bistra Iordanova, Alberto Vazquez, Seong-Gi Kim, Mitsuhiro Fukuda

J Neurosci. 2020 Oct 13
he neurokinin-1 receptor is expressed with gastrin-releasing peptide receptor in spinal interneurons and modulates itch
Tayler D Sheahan, Charles A Warwick, Louis G Fanien, Sarah E Ross 

PLoS Biol. 2020 Oct 13
Neural activity during a simple reaching task in macaques is counter to gating and rebound in basal ganglia-thalamic communicationBettina C Schwab, Daisuke Kase, Andrew Zimnik, Robert Rosenbaum, Marcello G Codianni, Jonathan E Rubin, Robert S Turner 

Pain. 2020 Oct 12.
Optogenetic inhibition of colon epithelium reduces hypersensitivity in a mouse model of inflammatory bowel disease
Sarah A Najjar, Lindsay L Ejoh, Emanuel Loeza-Alcocer, Brian S Edwards, Kristen M Smith-Edwards, Ariel Y Epouhe, Michael S Gold, Brian M Davis, Kathryn M Albers 

Mol Autism. 2020 Oct 8
De novo missense variants disrupting protein-protein interactions affect risk for autism through gene co-expression and protein networks in neuronal cell types
Siwei Chen, Jiebiao Wang, Ercument Cicek, Kathryn Roeder, Haiyuan Yu, Bernie Devlin 

Acc Chem Res. 2020 Sep 25.
Exploding the Repeat Length Paradigm while Exploring Amyloid Toxicity in Huntington's Disease
Ronald Wetzel 

Gastroenterology. 2020 Sep 24
Sympathetic input to multiple cell types in mouse and human colon produces region-specific responses
Kristen M Smith-Edwards, Brian S Edwards, Christina M Wright, Sabine Schneider, Kimberly A Meerschaert, Lindsay L Ejoh, Sarah A Najjar, Marthe J Howard, Kathryn M Albers, Robert O Heuckeroth, Brian M Davis 

Addiction. 2020 Sep 15.
Carfentanil and the Rise and Fall of Overdose Deaths in the United States
Hawre Jalal, Donald S Burke 

Neurobiol Dis. 2020 Sep 11
Optogenetic TDP-43 nucleation induces persistent insoluble species and progressive motor dysfunction in vivo
Charlton G Otte, Tyler R Fortuna, Jacob R Mann, Amanda M Gleixner, Nandini Ramesh, Noah J Pyles, Udai B Pandey, Christopher J Donnelly 

Nat Commun. 2020 Sep 10
Natural emotion vocabularies as windows on distress and well-being
Vera Vine, Ryan L Boyd, James W Pennebaker 

Brain Behav Immun. 2020 Sep 9
Longitudinal Relationships of Cytokines, Depression and Anhedonia in Depressed Adolescents
Manivel Rengasamy, Anna Marsland, Lora McClain, Tessa Kovats, Thomas Walko, Lisa Pan, Rebecca B Price 

Elife. 2020 Sep 7
The effects of chloride dynamics on substantia nigra pars reticulata responses to pallidal and striatal inputs
Ryan S Phillips, Ian Rosner, Aryn H Gittis, Jonathan E Rubin             

Neuroimage. 2020 Aug 31
Shape Analysis of the Human Association Pathways
Fang-Cheng Yeh

Pain. 2020 September
Making connections: recent advances in spinal cord dorsal horn circuitry
Kelly M Smith, Sarah E Ross

Biol Psychiatry. 2020 Aug 25
Cocaine Triggers Astrocyte-Mediated Synaptogenesis
Junshi Wang, King-Lun Li, Avani Shukla, Ania Beroun, Masago Ishikawa, Xiaojie Huang, Yao Wang, Yao Q Wang, Yue Yang, Noah D Bastola, Hugh H Huang, Lily E Kramer, Terry Chao, Yanhua H Huang, Susan R Sesack, Eric J Nestler, Oliver M Schlüter, Yan Dong 

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Aug 25
Naltrexone modulates contextual processing in depression
J Chen, A Mizuno, T Lyew, H T Karim, J F Karp, A Y Dombrovski, M Peciña    

Redox Biol. 2020 Aug 22
α-Synuclein amplifies cytoplasmic peroxide flux and oxidative stress provoked by mitochondrial inhibitors in CNS dopaminergic neurons in vivo
Victor S Van Laar, Jianming Chen, Alevtina D Zharikov, Qing Bai, Roberto Di Maio, April A Dukes, Teresa G Hastings, Simon C Watkins, J Timothy Greenamyre, Claudette M St Croix, Edward A Burton 

Sci Adv. 2020 Aug 21;
The motor cortex uses active suppression to sculpt movement
Darcy M Griffin, Peter L Strick 

Biol Psychiatry. 2020 Aug 18
Long-Term Cocaine Self-administration Produces Structural Brain Changes That Correlate With Altered Cognition
Hank P Jedema, Xiaowei Song, Howard J Aizenstein, Alexandra R Bonner, Elliot A Stein, Yihong Yang, Charles W Bradberry 

J Neurosci. 2020 Aug 18
Unique molecular characteristics of visceral afferents arising from different levels of the neuraxis: location of afferent somata predicts function and stimulus detection modalities
Kimberly A Meerschaert, Peter C Adelman, Robert L Friedman, Kathryn M Albers, H R Koerber, Brian M Davis            

Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2020 Aug 18
RNA-recognition motif in Matrin-3 mediates neurodegeneration through interaction with hnRNPM
Nandini Ramesh , Sukhleen Kour, Eric N Anderson, Dhivyaa Rajasundaram, Udai Bhan Pandey

Alzheimers Dement. 2020 Aug 17.
Associations of body composition with incident dementia in older adults: Cardiovascular Health Study-Cognition Study
Chendi Cui, Rachel H Mackey, C Elizabeth Shaaban, Lewis H Kuller, Oscar L Lopez, Akira Sekikawa 

Nat Commun. 2020 Aug 11
Endogenous activity modulates stimulus and circuit-specific neural tuning and predicts perceptual behavior
Yuanning Li, Michael J Ward, R Mark Richardson, Max G'Sell, Avniel Singh Ghuman             

Acta Neuropathol. 2020 Aug 9.
Post-mortem analyses of PiB and flutemetamol in diffuse and cored amyloid-β plaques in Alzheimer's disease
Milos D Ikonomovic, Christopher J Buckley, Eric E Abrahamson, Julia K Kofler, Chester A Mathis, William E Klunk, Gill Farrar              

Prog Neurobiol. 2020 Aug 7
Targeting spinal neuropeptide Y1 receptor-expressing interneurons to alleviate chronic pain and itch
Tyler S Nelson, Bradley K Taylor          

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Aug 7.
Critical roles for developmental hormones and genetic sex in stress-induced transcriptional changes associated with depression
Marianne L Seney, Ryan W Logan 

Schizophr Bull. 2020 Aug 7
White Matter Microstructural Abnormalities in the Broca's-Wernicke's-Putamen "Hoffman Hallucination Circuit" and Auditory Transcallosal Fibers in First-Episode Psychosis With Auditory Hallucinations
Dean F Salisbury, Yiming Wang, Fang-Cheng Yeh, Brian A Coffman 

Prog Retin Eye Res. 2020 Aug 6
Role of glia in optic nerve
Meysam Yazdankhah, Peng Shang, Sayan Ghosh, Stacey Hose, Haitao Liu, Joseph Weiss, Christopher S Fitting, Imran A Bhutto, J Samuel Zigler Jr, Jiang Qian, José-Alain Sahel, Debasish Sinha, Nadezda A Stepicheva 

J Neurosci. 2020 Aug 6
Cortical and Thalamic Interaction with Amygdala-to-Accumbens Synapses
Sunhui Xia, Jun Yu, Xiaojie Huang, Susan R Sesack, Yanhua H Huang, Oliver M Schlüter, Jun-Li Cao, Yan Dong 

Pain. 2020 Aug 5
Beyond lidocaine: selective voltage-gated sodium channel blockade for vaginal pain
Ruby A Holland, Sarah E Ross              

J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2020 Aug 5
Interleukin-4 improves white matter integrity and functional recovery after murine traumatic brain injury via oligodendroglial PPARγ
Hongjian Pu, Xuan Zheng , Xiaoyan Jiang , Hongfeng Mu, Fei Xu , Wen Zhu, Qing Ye, Yunneng Jizhang , T Kevin Hitchens , Yejie Shi , Xiaoming Hu , Rehana K Leak, C Edward Dixon,  Michael Vl Bennett , Jun Chen              

Neurology. 2020 Aug 3
In vivo distribution of α-synuclein in multiple tissues and biofluids in Parkinson disease
Lana M Chahine, Thomas G Beach, Michael C Brumm, Charles H Adler, Christopher S Coffey, Sherri Mosovsky, Chelsea Caspell-Garcia, Geidy E Serrano, David G Munoz, Charles L White 3rd, John F Crary, Danna Jennings, Peggy Taylor, Tatiana Forou, Vanessa Arnedo, Catherine M Kopil, Lindsey Riley, Kuldip D Dave, Brit Mollenhauer, Systemic Synuclein Sampling Study

Am J Psychiatry. 2020 Aug 1
Chasing the Holy Grail: Developmentally Informed Research on Frontostriatal Reward Circuitry in Depression
Erika E Forbes 

Psychol Med. 2020 Jul 29
Integrative omics analysis identifies differential biological pathways that are associated with regional grey matter volume changes in major depressive disorder
Zhiqiang Sha, Layla Banihashemi 

Alzheimers Dement. 2020 Jul 27.
A randomized, controlled clinical trial of plasma exchange with albumin replacement for Alzheimer's disease: Primary results of the AMBAR Study
Mercè Boada, Oscar L López, Javier Olazarán, Laura Núñez, Michael Pfeffer, María Paricio, Jesús Lorites, Gerard Piñol-Ripoll, José E Gámez, Fernando Anaya, Dobri Kiprov, José Lima, Carlota Grifols, Mireia Torres, Montserrat Costa, Jordi Bozzo, Zbigniew M Szczepiorkowski, Suzanne Hendrix, Antonio Páez 

Mol Neurodegener. 2020 Jul 23
Trem2 deficiency differentially affects phenotype and transcriptome of human APOE3 and APOE4 mice
Nicholas F Fitz, Cody M Wolfe, Brittany E Playso, Richard J Biedrzycki, Yi Lu, Kyong Nyon Nam, Iliya Lefterov, Radosveta Koldamova

Brain. 2020 Jul 23
Structural white matter connectometry of word production in aphasia: an observational study
William D Hula, Sandip Panesar, Michelle L Gravier, Fang-Cheng Yeh, Haley C Dresang, Michael Walsh Dickey, Juan C Fernandez-Miranda 

Neuroimage. 2020 Jul 22
Optical imaging reveals functional domains in primate sensorimotor cortex
Robert M Friedman, Nicholas G Chehade, Anna Wang Roe, Omar A Gharbawie 

Neurology. 2020 Jul 22
Predicting resistance to amyloid-beta deposition and cognitive resilience in the oldest-old
Beth E Snitz, Yuefang Chang, Dana L Tudorascu, Oscar L Lopez, Brian J Lopresti, Steven T DeKosky, Michelle C Carlson, Ann D Cohen, M Ilyas Kamboh, Howard J Aizenstein, William E Klunk, Lewis H Kuller 

Elife. 2020 Jul 21
Sensory restoration by epidural stimulation of the lateral spinal cord in upper-limb amputees
Santosh Chandrasekaran, Ameya C Nanivadekar, Gina McKernan, Eric R Helm, Michael L Boninger, Jennifer L Collinger, Robert A Gaunt, Lee E Fisher 

Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging. 2020 Jul 18
White Matter Correlates of Suicidality in Adults With Bipolar Disorder Who Have Been Prospectively Characterized Since Childhood
João Paulo Lima Santos, David Brent, Michele Bertocci, Sarrah Mailliard, Genna Bebko, Tina Goldstein, Tae Kim, Satish Iyengar, Danella Hafeman, Vilde Chaya Fenster-Ehrlich, Alexander Skeba, Lisa Bonar, Halimah Abdul-Waalee, MaryKay Gill, John Merranko, Boris Birmaher, Mary L Phillips, Amelia Versace

Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2020 Jul 15
Lost in Translation: At the crossroads of face validity and translational utility of behavioral assays in animal models for the development of therapeutics
J L Silverman, J Nithianantharajah, A Der-Avakian, J W Young, S J Sukoff Rizzo 

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Jul 14.
The mGluR2/3 agonist pomaglumetad methionil normalizes aberrant dopamine neuron activity via action in the ventral hippocampus
Susan F Sonnenschein, Anthony A Grace 

J Alzheimers Dis. 2020 Jul 8.
Whole-Exome Sequencing Analysis of Alzheimer's Disease in Non-APOE*4 Carriers
Kang-Hsien Fan, Eleanor Feingold, Samantha L Rosenthal, F Yesim Demirci, Mary Ganguli, Oscar L Lopez, M Ilyas Kamboh 

Mol Psychiatry. 2020 Jul 6
Older Molecular Brain Age in Severe Mental Illness
Chien-Wei Lin, Lun-Ching Chang, Tianzhou Ma, Hyunjung Oh, Beverly French, Rachel Puralewski, Fasil Mathews, Yusi Fang, David A Lewis, James L Kennedy, Daniel Mueller, Victoria S Marshe, Andrew Jaffe, Qiang Chen, Gianluca Ursini, Daniel Weinberger, Anne B Newman, Eric J Lenze, Yuliya S Nikolova, George C Tseng, Etienne Sibille 

Sci Adv. 2020 Jul 1
Targeted disruption of Kv2.1-VAPA association provides neuroprotection against ischemic stroke in mice by declustering Kv2.1 channels
Anthony J Schulien, Chung-Yang Yeh, Bailey N Orange, Olivia J Pav, Madelynn P Hopkins, Aubin Moutal, Rajesh Khanna, Dandan Sun, Jason A Justice  5, Elias Aizenman 

Perspect Psychol Sci. 2020 Jun 29
A Comparison of Two Neurobiological Models of Fear and Anxiety: A "Construct Validity" Application?
Kenneth F Schaffner 

J Mol Biol. 2020 Jun 26
Protofilament Structure and Supramolecular Polymorphism of Aggregated Mutant Huntingtin Exon 1Jennifer C Boatz, Talia Piretra, Alessia Lasorsa, Irina Matlahov James F Conway, Patrick C A van der Wel

Alzheimers Dement. 2020 Jun 26
A Randomized Controlled Trial of Amyloid Positron Emission Tomography Results Disclosure in Mild Cognitive Impairment
Jennifer H Lingler, Susan M Sereika, Meryl A Butters, Ann D Cohen, William E Klunk, Melissa L Knox, Eric McDade, Neelesh K Nadkarni, J Scott Roberts, Lisa K Tamres, Oscar L Lopez

Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2020 Jun 26
RBM45 Associates With Nuclear Stress Bodies and Forms Nuclear Inclusions During Chronic Cellular Stress and in Neurodegenerative Diseases
Mahlon Collins, Yang Li, Robert Bowser 

Neuron. 2020 Jun 25
Precision Calcium Imaging of Dense Neural Populations via a Cell-Body-Targeted Calcium Indicator
Or A Shemesh, Changyang Linghu, Kiryl D Piatkevich, Daniel Goodwin, Orhan Tunc Celiker, Howard J Gritton, Michael F Romano, Ruixuan Gao, Chih-Chieh Jay Yu, Hua-An Tseng, Seth Bensussen, Sujatha Narayan, Chao-Tsung Yang, Limor Freifeld, Cody A Siciliano, Ishan Gupta, Joyce Wang, Nikita Pak, Young-Gyu Yoon, Jeremy F P Ullmann, Burcu Guner-Ataman, Habiba Noamany, Zoe R Sheinkopf, Won Min Park, Shoh Asano, Amy E Keating, James S Trimmer, Jacob Reimer, Andreas S Tolias, Mark F Bear, Kay M Tye, Xue Han, Misha B Ahrens, Edward S Boyden 

Neuron. 2020 Jun 17
Divergent Neural Pathways Emanating from the Lateral Parabrachial Nucleus Mediate Distinct Components of the Pain ResponseMichael C Chiang, Eileen K Nguyen, Martha Canto-Bustos, Andrew E Papale Anne-Marie M Oswald, Sarah E Ross 

Cancer Cell. 2020 Jun 9
Clinically Actional Strategies for Studying Neural Influences in Cancer
Ihsan Ekin Demir, Carmen Mota Reyes, Wasfi Alrawashdeh, Güralp O Ceyhan, Sylvie Deborde, Helmut Friess, Kivanc Görgülü, Rouzanna Istvanffy, David Jungwirth, Rohini Kuner, Maria Maryanovich, Shorook Na'ara, Simon Renders, Jami L Saloman, Nicole N Scheff, Hendrik Steenfadt, Pavel Stupakov, Vera Thiel, Divij Verma, Bengi Su Yilmaz, Ruth A White, Timothy C Wang, Richard J Wong, Paul S Frenette, Ziv Gil, Brian M Davis 

Neuroimage. 2020 Jun 8
Neural Pattern Similarity Across Concept Exemplars Predicts Memory After a Long Delay
Heather Bruett, Regina C Calloway, Natasha Tokowicz, Marc N Coutanche 

Nat Commun. 2020 Jun 4
SIRT1 Accelerates the Progression of Activity-Based Anorexia
Timothy M Robinette, Justin W Nicholatos, Adam B Francisco, Kayla E Brooks, Rachel Y Diao, Sandro Sorb, Valdo Ricca, Benedetta Nacmias, Miguel A Brieño-Enríquez, Sergiy Libert

JCI Insight. 2020 Jun 4
Chemical Inhibition of FBXO7 Reduces Inflammation and Confers Neuroprotection by Stabilizing the Mitochondrial Kinase PINK1
Yuan Liu, Travis B Lear, Manish Verma, Kent Zq Wang, P Anthony Otero, Alison C McKelvey, Sarah R Dunn, Erin Steer, Nicholas W Bateman, Christine Wu, Yu Jiang, Nathaniel M Weathington, Mauricio Rojas, Charleen T Chu, Bill B Chen, Rama K Mallampalli 

Cereb Cortex. 2020 Jun 4
The Motor Cortex Has Independent Representations for Ipsilateral and Contralateral Arm Movements But Correlated Representations for Grasping
John E Downey, Kristin M Quick, Nathaniel Schwed, Jeffrey M Weiss, George F Wittenberg, Michael L Boninger, Jennifer L Collinger 

J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2020 May 21
Genome-wide Transcriptomic Analysis of Microglia Reveals Impaired Responses in Aged Mice After Cerebral Ischemia
Ligen Shi, Marcelo Rocha, Wenting Zhang, Ming Jiang, Sicheng Li, Qing Ye, Sulaiman H Hassan, Liqiang Liu, Maya N Adair, Jing Xu, Jianhua Luo, Xiaoming Hu, Lawrence R Wechsler, Jun Chen, Yejie Shi 

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 May 20
Multiple Areas of the Cerebral Cortex Influence the Stomach
David J Levinthal, Peter L Strick 

J Neurosci. 2020 May 20
Mechanisms Underlying Long-Term Synaptic Zinc Plasticity at Mouse Dorsal Cochlear Nucleus Glutamatergic Synapses
Nathan W Vogler, Vincent M Betti, Jacob M Goldberg, Thanos Tzounopoulos 

Alzheimers Dement (Amst). 2020 May 15
Associations Between NIH Toolbox Cognition Battery and in vivo Brain Amyloid and Tau Pathology in Non-Demented Older Adults
Beth E Snitz, Dana L Tudorascu, Zheming Yu, Elizabeth Campbell, Brian J Lopresti, Charles M Laymon, Davneet S Minhas, Neelesh K Nadkarni, Howard J Aizenstein, William E Klunk, Sandra Weintraub, Richard C Gershon, Ann D Cohen 

Biol Psychiatry. 2020 May 11
Considerations When Characterizing Adolescent Neurocognitive Development
Beatriz Luna, Brenden Tervo-Clemmens, Finnegan J Calabro

Trends Neurosci. 2020 May 11
Effects of Exercise on Brain and Cognition Across Age Groups and Health States
Chelsea M Stillman, Irene Esteban-Cornejo, Belinda Brown, Catherine M Bender, Kirk I Erickson 

Neurology. 2020 May 4
Cerebral Small Vessel Disease: Moving Closer to Hemodynamic Function
C Elizabeth Shaaban, Jeremy Molad 

Can J Cardiol. 2020 May
Sympathetic Nervous System Contributions to Hypertension: Updates and Therapeutic Relevance
Leon J DeLalio, Alan F Sved, Sean D Stocker 

Cereb Cortex 2020 Apr 29
Different Principles Govern Different Scales of Brain Folding
Arka N Mallela, Hansen Deng, Alan Bush, Ezequiel Goldschmidt 

Nat Biomed Eng 2020 Apr 20
Stabilization of a Brain-Computer Interface via the Alignment of Low-Dimensional Spaces of Neural Activity
Alan D Degenhart, William E Bishop, Emily R Oby, Elizabeth C Tyler-Kabara, Steven M Chase, Aaron P Batista, Byron M Yu

J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2020 Apr 20
Optimized Mouse Model of Embolic MCAO: From Cerebral Blood Flow to Neurological Outcomes
Rongrong Wang, Hailian Wang, Yaan Liu, Di Chen, Yangfan Wang, Marcelo Rocha, Ashutosh P Jadhav, Amanda Smith, Qing Ye, Yanqin Gao, Wenting Zhang 

Front Neuroendocrinol 2020 Apr 16
Adaptations in Reward-Related Behaviors and Mesolimbic Dopamine Function During Motherhood and the Postpartum Period
Millie Rincón-Cortés, Anthony A Grace

J Neurosci. 2020 Apr 15
Principles of Intrinsic Motor Cortex Connectivity in Primates
Nicholas S Card, Omar A Gharbawie 

Biol Psychiatry. 2020 Apr 12
Imaging Cortical Dopamine Transmission in Cocaine Dependence: A [ 11 C]FLB 457-Amphetamine Positron Emission Tomography Study
Rajesh Narendran, Neale Scott Mason, Michael L Himes, W Gordon Frankle

Ageing Res Rev 2020 Apr 10
Role of microRNAs in Neurodegeneration Induced by Environmental Neurotoxicants and Aging
Tanisha Singh, Sanjay Yadav 

Neuron 2020 Apr 8
Divergent Neural Pathways Emanating From the Lateral Parabrachial Nucleus Mediate Distinct Components of the Pain Response
Michael C Chiang, Eileen K Nguyen, Martha Canto-Bustos, Andrew E Papale, Anne-Marie M Oswald, Sarah E Ross 

Neuron 2020 Apr 8
Circuitry Underlying Experience-Dependent Plasticity in the Mouse Visual System
Bryan M Hooks, Chinfei Chen 

Sci Signal 2020 Apr 7
Endothelium-targeted Deletion of the miR-15a/16-1 Cluster Ameliorates Blood-Brain Barrier Dysfunction in Ischemic Stroke
Feifei Ma, Ping Sun, Xuejing Zhang, Milton H Hamblin, Ke-Jie Yin 

J Neurosci 2020 Apr 6
The Frog Motor Nerve Terminal Has Very Brief Action Potentials and Three Electrical Regions Predicted to Differentially Control Transmitter Release
Scott P Ginebaugh, Eric D Cyphers, Viswanath Lanka, Gloria Ortiz, Evan W Miller, Rozita Laghaei, Stephen D Meriney

Brain Pathol 2020 Mar 20
Endothelium-targeted Overexpression of Krüppel-Like Factor 11 Protects Blood-Brain Barrier Function After Ischemic Brain Injury
Xuejing Zhang, Xuelian Tang, Feifei Ma, Yanbo Fan, Ping Sun, Tianqing Zhu, Jifeng Zhang, Milton H Hamblin, Y Eugene Chen, Ke-Jie Yin 

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2020 Mar 18
β-Arrestin2 Arrests the Clearance of Tau in FTLD
Amantha Thathiah

Glia 2020 Mar 18
Conditional Depletion of Fus in Oligodendrocytes Leads to Motor Hyperactivity and Increased Myelin Deposition Associated With Akt and Cholesterol Activation
Kelly M Guzman, Lauren E Brink, Guillermo Rodriguez-Bey, Richard J Bodnar Lisha Kuang, Bin Xing, Mara Sullivan, Hyun J Park, Erik Koppes, Haining Zhu, Quasar Padiath, Franca Cambi 

J Clin Invest. 2020 Mar 17
Melatonin Inhibits Cytosolic mitochondrial-DNA Induced Neuroinflammatory Signaling in Accelerated Aging and Neurodegeneration
Abhishek Jauhari, Sergei V Baranov, Yalikun Suofu, Jinho Kim, Tanisha Singh, Svitlana Yablonska, Fang Li, Xiaomin Wang, Patrick Oberly, M Beth Minnigh, Samuel M Poloyac, Diane L Carlisle, Robert M Friedlander

Elife. 2020 Mar 17
Chemoptogenetic Ablation of Neuronal Mitochondria in Vivo With Spatiotemporal Precision and Controllable Severity
Wenting Xie, Binxuan Jiao, Qing Bai, Vladimir A Ilin, Ming Sun, Charles E Burton, Dmytro Kolodieznyi, Michael J Calderon, Donna B Stolz, Patricia L Opresko, Claudette M St Croix, Simon Watkins, Bennett Van Houten, Marcel P Bruchez, Edward A Burton

Cell Mol Life Sci. 2020 Mar 14
Molecular and Circuit Mechanisms Regulating Cocaine Memory
Brooke N Bender, Mary M Torregrossa

Alzheimers Dement. 2020 Mar 8
Shared neural substrates of cognitive function and postural control in older adults.
Sparto PJ, Rosso AL, Divecha AA, Metti AL, Rosano C

Cereb Cortex. 2020 Mar 7
Neural Patterns are More Similar across Individuals during Successful Memory Encoding than during Failed Memory Encoding.
Koch GE, Paulus JP, Coutanche MN

PLoS Pathog. 2020 Feb 28
Reovirus Uses Macropinocytosis-Mediated Entry and Fast Axonal Transport to Infect Neurons
Pavithra Aravamudhan, Krishnan Raghunathan, Jennifer Konopka-Anstadt, Amrita Pathak, Danica M Sutherland, Bruce D Carter, Terence S Dermody 

Ophthalmology 2020 Feb 25
Photovoltaic Restoration of Central Vision in Atrophic Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Daniel Palanker, Yannick Le Mer, Saddek Mohand-Said, Mahiul Muqit, Jose A Sahel 

Pain 2020 Feb 25
Distribution of Functional Opioid Receptors in Human Dorsal Root Ganglion Neurons
Jamie K Moy, Jane E Hartung, Melissa G Duque, Rob Friedman, Vidhya Nagarajan, Emanuel Loeza-Alcocer, H Richard Koerber, Thomas Christoph, Wolfgang Schröder, Michael S Gold

Cereb Cortex 2020 Feb 24
Synaptic Zinc Enhances Inhibition Mediated by Somatostatin, but Not Parvalbumin, Cells in Mouse Auditory Cortex
Stylianos Kouvaros, Manoj Kumar, Thanos Tzounopoulos

Biosens Bioelectron 2020 Feb 18
Neuroadhesive Protein Coating Improves the Chronic Performance of Neuroelectronics in Mouse Brain
Asiyeh Golabchi, Kevin M Woeppel, Xia Li, Carl F Lagenaur, X Tracy Cui

Mol Psychiatry. 2020 Feb 18
Nucleus accumbens fast-spiking interneurons in motivational and addictive behaviors.
Schall TA, Wright WJ, Dong Y

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Feb 18
Prefrontal cortical activation during working memory task anticipation contributes to discrimination between bipolar and unipolar depression.
Manelis A, Iyengar S, Swartz HA, Phillips ML

J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2020 Feb 16
Transcriptomic and functional studies reveal undermined chemotactic and angiostimulatory properties of aged microglia during stroke recovery.
Jiang L, Mu H, Xu F, Xie D, Su W, Xu J, Sun Z, Liu S, Luo J, Shi Y, Leak RK, Wechsler LR, Chen J, Hu X

Biol Psychiatry. 2020 Feb 15
Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience: Tools, Techniques, and Transformative Frameworks.
Langenecker SA, Phillips ML

Schizophr Bull. 2020 Feb 13
Localization of Early-Stage Visual Processing Deficits at Schizophrenia Spectrum Illness Onset Using Magnetoencephalography.
Sklar AL, Coffman BA, Salisbury DF

Stroke 2020 Feb 12
Transforming Growth Factor Beta-Activated Kinase 1-Dependent Microglial and Macrophage Responses Aggravate Long-Term Outcomes After Ischemic Stroke
Rongrong Wang, Hongjian Pu, Qing Ye, Ming Jiang, Jie Chen, Jingyan Zhao, Sicheng Li, Yaan Liu, Xiaoming Hu, Marcelo Rocha, Ashutosh P Jadhav, Jun Chen, Yejie Shi

Nat Commun. 2020 Feb 12
Maturation of the human striatal dopamine system revealed by PET and quantitative MRI.
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Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 Feb 12
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J Neurosci. 2020 Feb 10
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Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Feb 8
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Transl Psychiatry. 2020 Feb 6
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Biomaterials. 2020 Feb 6
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Nat Neurosci. 2020 Feb 3
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Biol Psychiatry. 2020 Feb 1
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World Psychiatry. 2020 February
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J Neurosci. 2020 Jan 29
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Trends Neurosci. 2020 Jan 23
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Elife. 2020 Jan 23
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Sci Transl Med. 2020 Jan 22
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Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2020 Jan 21
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Nat Neurosci. 2020 Jan 13
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Neuroinformatics. 2020 Jan 9
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Alzheimers Res Ther. 2020 Jan 6
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JAMA Neurol. 2020 Jan 6
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