NSIDP students who graduated between 2005 and the end of 2014 published on average 3.7 papers (SD: 2.6, SEM: 0.2) with a median of 4 papers per student. 9 students did not publish a single paper and 3 students published 10 or more papers.

Below is a self-reported sampling of publications arising from work during graduate school, mostly by current students.

Student Name Publication(s)
Hua Chai

Srinivasan R*, Lu TY*, Chai H*, Xu J, Huang BS, Golshani P, Coppola G, Khakh BS (2016). New transgenic mouse lines for selectively targeting astrocytes and studying calcium signals in astrocyte processes in situ and in vivo. Neuron, 92(6): 1181-1195. *co-first authors

Katherine Fehlhaber

Cao, Yan, et al. "Mechanism for Selective Synaptic Wiring of Rod Photoreceptors into the Retinal Circuitry and Its Role in Vision." Neuron 87.6 (2015): 1248-1260.

Joel Frohlich

Mohammad-Rezazadeh I, Frohlich J, Loo SK, Jeste SS. "Brain connectivity in autism spectrum disorder." Current opinion in neurology. 2016 Feb.

Frohlich, Joel, Andrei Irimia, and Shafali S. Jeste. "Trajectory of frequency stability in typical development." Brain imaging and behavior 9.1 (2015): 5-18.

Jeste, Shafali S., Joel Frohlich, and Sandra K. Loo. "Electrophysiological biomarkers of diagnosis and outcome in neurodevelopmental disorders."Current opinion in neurology 28.2 (2015): 110-116.

Frohlich J, Horn JD Van (2014). Reviewing the ketamine model for schizophrenia. Journal of Psychopharmacology 28: 287–30

Ryan Guglietta
Babiec, W.E., Guglietta, R., Jami S.A., Morishita, W., Malenka, R.C., O’Dell, T.J. (2014). Ionotropic NMDA receptor signaling is required for the induction of long-term depression in the mouse hippocampal CA1 region. J. Neurosci., 34 (15) 5285-90.
Gray, E.E., Guglietta, R., Khakh, B.S., O’Dell, T.J. (2014). Inhibitory Interactions between Phosphorylation Sites in the C Terminus of a-Amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic-Acid-type Glutamate Receptor GluA1 Subunits. J. Biol. Chem., 289 (21), 14600-11.
Nicholas Hardy

1.    Schloesser, RJ., Orvoen S, Jimenez DV, Hardy NF, Maynard KR, Sukumar M, Manji HK, Gardier AM, David DJ, and Martinowich K. “Antidepressant-like Effects of Electroconvulsive Seizures Require Adult Neurogenesis in a Neuroendocrine Model of Depression.” Brain Stimulation 8, no. 5 (September 2015): 862–67. doi:10.1016/j.brs.2015.05.011.

2.    Shtrahman M, Aharoni DB, Hardy NF, Buonomano DV, Arisaka K, Otis TS. Multifocal Fluorescence Microscope for Fast Optical Recordings of Neuronal Action Potentials. Biophysical Journal (2014).

3.    Schloesser RJ, Jimenez1 DV, Hardy NF, Paredes D, Catlow BJ, Manji HK, McKay RD, Martinowich K. Atrophy of pyramidal neurons and increased stress-induced glutamate levels in CA3 following chronic suppression of adult neurogenesis. Brain Structure and Function (2013).

Tessa Harrison

Harrison, T.M., Bookheimer, S.Y. (2015) Neuroimaging genetic risk for Alzheimer’s Disease: From candidate genes to polygenic approaches. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging In Press

Harrison, T.M., Burggren, A.C., Small, G., Bookheimer, S.Y. (2015) Altered memory-related functional connectivity of the anterior and posterior hippocampus in older adults at increased genetic risk for Alzheimer disease. Human Brain Mapping epub ahead of print Oct. 27, 2015

Harrison, T.M., Burggren, A., Bookheimer, S.Y. (2015) Neuroimaging Genetics of Alzheimer’s Disease. In Neuroimaging Genetics, Kristin L Bigos, Ahmad R Hariri, Daniel R Weinberger (Eds.) Oxford University Press

Roni Hazim

Williams DS., Chadha A., Hazim R*., Gibbs D. (2017). Gene therapy approaches for prevention of retinal degeneration in Usher syndrome. Nature Gene Therapy. 1-4.

*Co-First Author

Hazim R., Jiang M., Esteve-Rudd J., Diemer T., Lopes VS., Williams DS. (2016). Live-cell imaging of phagosome motility in primary mouse RPE cells. Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. 854:751-755.


Cynthia He

He CX, Portera-Cailliau C. The trouble with spines in Fragile X Syndrome: density, maturity, and plasticity. Neuroscience, 2013 Oct 22;251:120-8. PMCID: PMC3422423

Leanna Hernandez

1.  Jann K, Hernandez LM, Beck-Pancer D, McCarron R, Smith RX, Dapretto M, Wang DJ (2015). Altered resting perfusion and functional connectivity of default mode network in youth with autism spectrum disorder. Brain Behav, 5(9):e00358.

2.  Green SA, Hernandez L, Tottenham N, Krasileva K, Bookheimer SY, Dapretto M (2015). Neurobiology of Sensory Overresponsivity in Youth With Autism Spectrum Disorders. JAMA Psychiatry, 72(8):778-86.

3.  Hernandez LM, Rudie JD, Green SA, Bookheimer S, Dapretto M (2015). Neural signatures of autism spectrum disorders: insights into brain network dynamics. Neuropsychopharmacology, 40(1):171-89.

4.  Green SA, Rudie JD, Colich NL, Wood JJ, Shirinyan D, Hernandez L, Tottenham N, Dapretto M, Bookheimer SY (2013). Overreactive brain responses to sensory stimuli in youth with autism spectrum disorders. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry, 52(11):1158-72.

5.  Pfeifer JH, Merchant JS, Colich NL, Hernandez LM, Rudie JD, Dapretto M (2013). Neural and behavioral responses during self-evaluative processes differ in youth with and without autism. J Autism Dev Disord, 43(2):272-85.

Sarah Hersman

Zelikowsky, Moriel, Sarah Hersman, Monica K. Chawla, Carol A. Barnes, and Michael S. Fanselow. “Neuronal Ensembles in Amygdala, Hippocampus, and Prefrontal Cortex Track Differential Components of Contextual Fear.” The Journal of Neuroscience 34, no. 25 (June 18, 2014): 8462–66.

Fanselow, Michael S., Moriel Zelikowsky, Jennifer Perusini, Vanessa Rodriguez Barrera, and Sarah Hersman. “Isomorphisms between Psychological Processes and Neural Mechanisms: From Stimulus Elements to Genetic Markers of Activity.” Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 2013.

Hersman, Sarah, Vanessa Rodriguez Barrera, and Michael Fanselow. “Assigning Function to Adult-Born Neurons: A Theoretical Framework for Characterizing Neural Manipulation of Learning.” Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 2016, 182.

Rachel Jonas

Bearden CE, Hellemann G, Rosser T, Montojo C, Jonas R, Enrique N, Pacheco L, Hussain S, Wu J, Ho J, McGough J, Sugar C, Silva, A (in press). A randomized placebo-controlled Lovastatin trial for Neurobehavioral function in Neurofibromatosis I. Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology.

Jonas RK, Jalbrzikowski M, Montojo CA, Patel A, Kushan L, Chow CC, Vesagas TK, Bearden CE (2015). Altered brain structure-function relationships underlie executive dysfunction in 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Molecular Neuropsychiatry. 1:235-246.

Montojo CA, Congdon E, Hwang L, Jalbrzikowski M, Kushan L, Vesagas TK, Jonas RK, Ventura J, Bilder RM, Bearden CE (2015). Neural mechanisms of response inhibition and impulsivity in 22q11.2 deletion carriers and idiopathic attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Neuroimage: Clinical.

Jonas RK, Montojo CA, Bearden CE (2014). The 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome as a window into complex neuropsychiatric disorders over the lifespan. Biological Psychiatry 75(5):351-60.

Montojo CA, Ibrahim A, Karlsgodt KH, Chow C, Hilton AE, Jonas RK, Vesagas TK, Bearden CE (2014). Disrupted working memory circuitry and psychotic symptoms in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome. Neuroimage: Clinical 4:392-402.

Jalbrzikowski M, Jonas RK, Senturk D, Patel A, Chow CC, Green MF, Bearden CE (2013). Structural abnormalities in cortical volume, thickness, and surface area in 22q11.2 microdeletion syndrome: Relationship with psychotic symptoms. Neuroimage: Clinical 14;3:405-15

Donald Julien

Wang F, Julien D, Sagasti A. Journey to the skin: Somatosensory peripheral axon guidance and morphogenesis. Cell Adh Migr. May 201313;7(4). *co-author

Julien DP, Sagasti A. Synaptic specificity: When the neighbors are away, sensory axons turn promiscuous. Current Biology. Dec 2014 15;24(24).

Maria Lazaro

1.     Gdalyahu A, Lázaro MT, Peñagarikano O, Golshani P, Trachtenberg JT, Geschwind DH. The autism related protein Contactin-Associated Protein-Like 2 (CNTNAP2) stabilizes new spines: An in vivo mouse study. Plos One. 2015 May 7; 10(5).

2.     Lázaro MT and Golshani P. The utility of rodent models of autism. Curr Opin Neurol. 2015 Apr;28(2):103-9.

3.     Peñagarikano O, Lázaro MT, Lu XH, Gordon A, Dong H, Lam HA, Peles E, Maidment NT, Murphy NP, Yang XW, Golshani P, Geschwind DH. Exogenous and evoked oxytocin restores social behavior in the Cntnap2 mouse model of autism. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Jan 21;7(271):271-8.

4.     Jalbrzikowski M, Lázaro MT, Gao F, Huang A, Chow C, Geschwind DH, Coppola G, Bearden CE. Genome-wide transcription profiling of 22q11.2 deletion syndrome reveals functional pathways related to phenotypic expression of psychosis and autism spectrum disorder. In review, Plos One.

5.     Junco-Clemente P, Chow D, Tring E, Lázaro MT, Trachtenberg JT, Golshani P. Overexpression of calcium-activated potassium channels underlies cortical dysfunction in a model of autism spectrum disorder. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Nov 5;110(45):18297-302.

6.     Schreiner MJ, Lázaro MT, Jalbrizikowski M, Bearden CE. Converging levels of Analysis on a Genomic Hotspot for Psychosis: Insights from 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Neuropharmachology. 2013 May;68:157-73.

Donald Vaughn

Vaughn, D. A., & Eagleman, D. M. (2013). Spatial warping by oriented line detectors can counteract neural delays. Frontiers in psychology, 4.