Submissions from 2017


Analysis of Proprioceptive Sensory Innervation of the Mouse Soleus: A Whole-Mount Muscle Approach, Martha Jean Sonner, Marie C. Walters, and David R. Ladle

Submissions from 2016


PLD-Specific Small-Molecule Inhibitors Decrease Tumor-Associated Macrophages and Neutrophils Infiltration in Breast Tumors and Lung and Liver Metastases, Karen M. Henkels, Naveen Reddy Muppani, and Julian Gomez-Cambronero


Copy Number Variation in Archival Melanoma Biopsies versus Benign Melanocytic Lesions, Ahmed Mahas, Keerti Potluri, Michael N. Kent, Sameep Naik, and Michael P. Markey

Submissions from 2015

Automated and Nonbiased Regional Quantification of Functional Neuroimaging Data, Jason G. Parker, Benjamin Speidel, and Matthew Sherwood

Genomic DNA Extraction Methods using Formalin-Fixed Paraffin-Embedded Tissue, Keerti Potluri, Ahmed Mahas, Michael N. Kent, Sameep Naik, and Michael P. Markey

Submissions from 2014


Role of Vitamin D3 in Modulation of ΔNp63α Expression during UVB Induced Tumor Formation in SKH-1 Mice, Natasha Tremayne Hill, Gabriel H. Gracia-Maldondo, Mary K. Leonard, Amanda R. Harper, Kathleen L. Tober, Tatiana M. Oberyszyn, and Madhavi P. Kadakia


Substance P Differentially Modulates Firing Rate of Solitary Complex (SC) Neurons from Control and Chronic Hypoxia-Adapted Adult Rats, Nicole L. Nichols, Frank L. Powell, Jay B. Dean, and Robert W. Putnam


Functional MRI Mapping of Visual Function and Selective Attention for Performance Assessment and Presurgical Planning using Conjunctive Visual Search, Jason G. Parker, Eric J. Zalusky, and Cemil Kirbas

Cardiorespiratory Effects of Gap Junction Blockade in the Locus Coeruleus in Unanesthetized Adult Rats, Luis Gustavo Alexandre Patrone, Kenia Cardoso Bicego, Lynn K. Hartzler, Robert W. Putnam, and Luciane H. Gargaglioni

Submissions from 2013

Principles of Interneuron Development Learned from Renshaw Cells and the Motoneuron Recurrent Inhibitory Circuit, Francisco J. Alvarez, Ana Benito-Gonzalez, and Valerie C. Siembab


Mechanism of TRPM7 Channel Inhibition by 2-Aminoethyl Diphenyl Borinate (2-APB), Rikki Chokshi and J. Ashot Kozak

Responses of Guinea Pigs to Brain Stimulation during Isolation: Examining the Transition from ''Protest'' to Depressive-Like Behavior, Dragana Ivkovich Claflin, Patricia A. Schiml, Nadia Kardegar, Jennifer Caudill, Riaun Floyd, Terrence Deak, Jaak Panksepp, and Michael B. Hennessy


Infrastructure for Continuous Assessment of Retained Relevant Knowledge, Travis E. Doom, Kathleen Marie Timmerman, and Michael L. Raymer

Population Structure, Multiple Paternity, and Long-Distance Transport of Spermatozoa in the Freshwater Mussel Lampsilis cardium (Bivalvia:Unionidae), Chad D. Ferguson, Michael J. Blum, Michael L. Raymer, Michael S. Eackles, and Dan E. Krane


Rabbit Supraspinatus Motor Endplates Are Unaffected by a Rotator Cuff Tear, J. Christopher Gayton, L. Joseph Rubino, Mark M. Rich, Mark H. Stouffer, Qingbo Wang, and Gregory P. Boivin

On Costs and Benefits of N−2 Repetitions in Task Switching: Towards a Behavioural Marker of Cognitive Inhibition, James A. Grange, Ion Juvina, and George Houghton

Sociality and Sickness: Have Cytokines Evolved to Serve Social Functions Beyond Times of Pathogen Exposure?, Michael B. Hennessy, Terrence Deak, and Patricia A. Schiml

Maternal Inhibition of Infant Behavioral Response Following Isolation in Novel Surroundings and Inflammatory Challenge, Michael B. Hennessy, Sarah Jacobs, Patricia A. Schiml, Kiel Hawk, Nathan Stafford, and Terrence Deak

Novel Esophago-Cortical Responses in Unsedated Human Neonates Discovered Upon Concurrent Provocative Manometry and Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (Fnirs), Sudarshan R. Jadcherla, Joanna Floria Pakiraih, Kathryn Hasenstab, Rebecca K. Moore, and Nasser H. Kashou

Reciprocal Trust Mediates Deep Transfer of Learning Between Games of Strategic Interaction, Ion Juvina, Muniba Saleem, Jolie M. Martin, Cleotilde Gonzalez, and Christian Lebiere

Benchmarking Medical Image Databases, Phani Kidambi, Matthew Sherwood, Jason G. Parker, and Ralph DeVelvis

Prenatal Ontogeny of the Dopamine-Dependent Neurobehavioral Phenotype in Pitx3-Deficient Mice, Gale A. Kleven, Priyanka Joshi, Marco Voogd, and April E. Ronca

The Medical Director’s Role in the State Survey and Dispute Resolution, Larry Wayne Lawhorne


Serdemetan Antagonizes the Mdm2-HIF1α Axis Leading to Decreased Levels of Glycolytic Enzymes, Jason Alexander Lehman, Paula M. Hauck, Jaimie M. Gendron, Christopher N. Batuello, Jacob A. Eitel, Allan Albig, Madhavi P. Kadakia, and Lindsey D. Mayo


Evaluation of Interpolation Effects on Upsampling and Accuracy of Cost Functions-Based Optimized Automatic Image Registration, Amir Pasha Mahmoudzadeh and Nasser H. Kashou


Nf1 Loss and Ras Hyperactivation in Oligodendrocytes Induce NOS-Driven Defects in Myelin and Vasculature, Debra A. Mayes, Tilat A. Rizvi, Haley E. Titus-Mitchell, Rachel Oberst, Georgianne M. Ciraolo, Charles V. Vorhees, Andrew P. Robinson, Stephen D. Miller, Jose A. Cancelas, Anat O. Stemmer-Rachamimov, and Nancy Ratner

Longitudinal 1H MRS of Rat Forebrain from Infancy to Adulthood Reveals Adolescence as a Distinctive Phase of Neurometabolite Development, Jonathan J. Morgan, Gale A. Kleven, Christina D. Tulbert, John Olson, David A. Horita, and April E. Ronca


Sarcoptes scabiei Mites Modulate Gene Expression in Human Skin Equivalents, Marjorie S. Morgan, Larry G. Arlian, and Michael P. Markey

A Real-Time Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) Neurofeedback System, Jason G. Parker, Matthew Sherwood, and Jessica Kane

Neurofibroma-Associated Macrophages Play Roles in Tumor Growth and Response to Pharmacological Inhibition, Carlos E. Prada, Edwin Jousma, Tilat A. Rizvi, Jianqiang Wu, R. Scott Dunn, Debra A. Mayes, Jose A. Cancelas, Eva Dombi, Mi-Ok Kim, Brian L. West, Gideon Bollag, and Nancy Ratner

Light-Triggered Modulation of Cellular Electrical Activity by Ruthenium Diimine Nanoswitches, Joyce G. Rohan, Rose Citron, Alec C. Durrell, Lionel E. Cheruzel, Harry B. Gray, Robert H. Grubbs, Mark Humayun, Kathrin L. Engisch, Victor Pikov, and Robert H. Chow

Respiratory Signaling of Locus Coeruleus Neurons during Hypercapnic Acidosis in the Bullfrog, Lithobates catesbeianus, Joseph Michael Santin and Lynn K. Hartzler

Temperature Influences CO2/pH-Sensitivity in Locus Coeruleus Neurons of the Bullfrog, Lithobates catesbeianus, Joseph Michael Santin and Lynn K. Hartzler

Temperature Influences Neuronal Activity and CO2/pH Sensitivity of Locus Coeruleus Neurons in the Bullfrog, Lithobates catesbeianus, Joseph Michael Santin, Kayla Christine Watters, Robert W. Putnam, and Lynn K. Hartzler


Do Gut Microbial Communities Differ in Pediatric IBS and Health?, Vijay Shankar, Richard Thomas Agans, Benjamin Andrew Holmes, Michael L. Raymer, and Oleg Paliy

Human Interaction Moderates Plasma Cortisol and Behavioral Responses of Dogs to Shelter Housing, Matthew D. Shiverdecker, Patricia A. Schiml, and Michael B. Hennessy

Palliative and End-of-Life Care Training During the Surgical Clerkship, Kathryn M. Tchorz, S. Bruce Binder, Mary T. White, Larry Wayne Lawhorne, Deborah M. Bentley, Elizabeth A. Delaney, Jerome Borchers, Melanie Miller, Linda M. Barney, Margaret M. Dunn, Kenneth W. Rundell, Thavm Thambipillai, Randy J. Woods, Ronald J. Markert, Priti Parikh, and Mary C. McCarthy

Alterations in the Motor Neuron-Renshaw Cell Circuit in the Sod1G93A Mouse Model, Hanna Wootz, Eileen FitzSimons-Kantamneni, Martin Larhammar, Travis M. Rotterman, Anders Enjin, Kalicharan Patra, Elodie André, Brigitte Van Zundert, Klas Kullander, and Francisco J. Alvarez


Clinical Findings in Amniotic Fluid of Women With Asymptomatic Short Cervix in the Midtrimester, Ming Zhou, David R. Cool, William C. Grunwald Jr., Harry J. Khamis, and David McKenna


Cytokine and Proteomic Profiles of Amniotic Fluid in Women With Asymptomatic Short Cervix in the Midtrimester, Ming Zhou, David R. Cool, William C. Grunwald Jr., Harry Khamis, and David McKenna

Submissions from 2012


Electronic Nose Based on Independent Component Analysis Combined with Partial Least Squares and Artificial Neural Networks for Wine Prediction, Teodoro Aguilera, Jesús Lozano, José A. Paredes, Francisco J. Alvarez, and José I. Suárez

Effects of CRF on Proinflammatory and Behavioral Changes in Infant Guinea Pigs during Maternal Separation, V. Alexander, Patricia A. Schiml, Withayapon Watanasriyakul, Terrence Deak, and Michael B. Hennessy

Expression of the Slc12a1 Gene in Pancreatic β-Cells: Molecular Characterization and in silico Analysis, Saeed Alshahrani, Francisco J. Alvarez-Leefmans, and Mauricio Di Fulvio

Intracellular Chloride Regulation, Francisco J. Alvarez-Leefmans


Localized Deconvolution: Characterizing NMR-Based Metabolomics Spectroscopic Data using Localized High-Throughput Deconvolution, Paul E. Anderson, Ajith H. Ranabahu, Deirdre A. Mahle, Nicholas V. Reo, Michael L. Raymer, Amit P. Sheth, and Nicholas J. DelRaso


Renshaw Cells and Ia Inhibitory Interneurons Are Generated at Different Times from P1 Progenitors and Differentiate Shortly After Exiting the Cell Cycle, Ana Benito-Gonzalez and Francisco J. Alvarez

Individualized Behavior Management Program for Alzheimer’s/Dementia Residents Using Behavior-Based Ergonomic Therapies, Govind Bharwani, Priti Parikh, Larry Wayne Lawhorne, Eric VanVlymen, and Meena Bharwani

Functional Principal Components of the Capacity Coefficient, D. M. Burns, Joseph W. Houpt, Michael J. Endres, and J. T. Townsend

Motor Terminal Degeneration Unaffected by Activity Changes in SOD1G93A Mice; A Possible Role for Glycolysis, Dario I. Carrasco, Edyta K. Bichler, Mark M. Rich, Xueyong Wang, Kevin L. Seburn, and Martin J. Pinter

Functional Significance of Isoform Diversification in the Protocadherin Gamma Gene Cluster, Weisheng V. Chen, Francisco J. Alvarez, Julie L. Lefebvre, Brad Friedman, Chiamaka Nwakeze, Eric Geiman, Courtney Smith, Chan Aye Thu, Juan Carlos Tapia, Bosiljka Tasic, Joshua R. Sanes, and Tom Maniatis


Taurine Release by Astrocytes Modulates Osmosensitive Glycine Receptor Tone and Excitability in the Adult Supraoptic Nucleus, Katrina Y. Choe, James E. Olson, and Charles W. Bourque

2-Aminoethyl Diphenyl Borinate (2-APB) Inhibits TRPM7 Channels Through an Intracellular Acidification Mechanism, Rikki Chokshi, Petronilla Fruasaha, and J. Ashot Kozak


Detailed Examination of Mg2+ and pH Sensitivity of Human TRPM7 Channels, Rikki Chokshi, Masayuki Matsushita, and J. Ashot Kozak

Sensitivity of TRPM7 Channels to Mg2+ Characterized in Cell-Free Patches of Jurkat T Lymphocytes, Rikki Chokshi, Masayuki Matsushita, and J. Ashot Kozak

A Model for Training Undergraduates in Neuroscience Outreach: A Capstone Seminar Experience, Dragana Ivkovich Claflin

Differential Preexposure Effects on Eyeblink Conditioning over a One-Week Retention Interval for Pre- vs. Post-Weanling Rat Pups, Dragana Ivkovich Claflin, S. N. Collins, F. J. Deek, S. G. Wood, and J. J. Quinn


A Method for Reliable Voluntary Oral Administration of a Fixed Dosage (mg/kg) of Chronic Daily Medication to Rats, Adrian M. Corbett, Audrey E. McGowin, Scott Sieber, Tiffany Flannery, and Bethany Sibbitt

The Apical NKCC1 Cotransporter Debate, Jeannine Marie Crum, Francisco J. Alvarez, and Francisco J. Alvarez-Leefmans


Phospholipase D2 (PLD2) Shortens the Time Required for Myeloid Leukemic Cell Differentiation: Mechanism of Action, Mauricio Di Fulvio, Kathleen Frondorf, Karen M. Henkels, William C. Grunwald Jr., David R. Cool, and Julian Gomez-Cambronero


Electrophysiological Abnormalities in SOD1 Transgenic Models in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: The Commonalities and Differences, Sherif M. Elbasiouny, Katharina Quinlan, Tahra L. Eissa, and Charles J. Heckman

Ion Channel Regulation by the LKB1-AMPK Signalling Pathway: The Key to Carotid Body Activation by Hypoxia and Metabolic Homeostasis at the Whole Body Level, A. Mark Evans, D. Grahame Hardie, Chris Peers, Prem Kumar, and Christopher N. Wyatt


Ion Channel Regulation by the LKB1-AMPK Signalling Pathway: The Key to Carotid Body Activation by Hypoxia and Metabolic Homeostasis at the Whole Body Level, A. Mark Evans, Chris Peers, Christopher N. Wyatt, Prem Kumar, and D. Grahame Hardie

Magnesium Sulfate Treatment Decreases the Initial Brain Damage Alterations Produced After Perinatal Asphyxia in Fetal Lambs, Felipe Goñi-de-Cerio, Antonia Alvarez, Idoia Lara-Celador, Francisco J. Alvarez, Daniel Alonso-Alconada, and Enrique Hilario


Mass Spectrometry for the Molecular Imaging of Angiotensin Metabolism in Kidney, Nadja Grobe, Khalid M. Elased, David R. Cool, and Mariana Morris

Novel Insights Into Renal Angiotensin Metabolism Using Mass Spectrometric Imaging, Nadja Grobe, Nathan M. Weir, Khalid M. Elased, David R. Cool, Zhongyu Yan, and Mariana Morris

Infantile Nystagmus Syndrome: What Can fMRI Tell Us?, Chris Harris and Nasser H. Kashou


Bayesian Approaches to Assessing Architecture and Stopping Rule, Joseph W. Houpt, Andrew Heathcote, Ami Eidels, and J. T. Townsend

Statistical Measures for Workload Capacity Analysis, Joseph W. Houpt and James T. Townsend

The Role of Ca2+ and BK Channels in the Firing Rate Response of Locus Coeruleus (LC) Neurons to CO2: Controlling the Chemosensitive Gain, Ann N. Imber, Cathy D. Graham, and Robert W. Putnam


Postnatal Development and Activation of L-Type Ca2+ Currents in Locus Ceruleus Neurons: Implications for a Role for Ca2+ in Central Chemosensitivity, Ann N. Imber and Robert W. Putnam

Characterization and Identification of Red Diamondback Rattlesnake Venom Proteins, Amod N. Joshi, Sharath Krishna, William C. Grunwald Jr., and David R. Cool


Generalization of Learning in Games of Strategic Interaction, Ion Juvina, Christian Lebiere, Cleotilde Gonzalez, and Muniba Saleem

Intergroup Prisoner's Dilemma with Intragroup Power Dynamics and Individual Power Drive, Ion Juvina, Christian Lebiere, Cleotilde Gonzalez, and Muniba Saleem


Neurofibromatosis 2011: a Report of the Children's Tumor Foundation Annual Meeting, Michel Kalamarides, Maria T. Acosta, Dusica Babovic-Vuksanovic, Olli Carpen, Karen Cichowski, D. Gareth Evans, Filippo Giancotti, C. Oliver Hanemann, David Ingram, Alison C. Lloyd, Debra A. Mayes, Ludwine Messiaen, Helen Morrison, Kathryn North, Roger Packer, Duojia Pan, Anat Stemmer-Rachamimov, Meena Upadhyaya, David Viskochil, Margret R. Wallace, Kim Hunter-Schaedle, and Nancy Ratner


Current Trends of fMRI in Vision Science: A Review, Nasser H. Kashou


Spatial Infrastructure of Receptive Fields and Responses to Moving Stimuli of Visually Driven Neurons in the Cat Extrastriate Cortex, J. Ashot Kozak, D. K. Khachvankyan, A. L. Ghazaryan, A. B. Sharanbekyan, and Bella A. Harutiunian-Kozak

Variations in Effects of Elevated Corticosterone Related to Drug Delivery Method: Plasma Concentration, Dentate Gyrus Neurogenesis, and Development of Trace Eyeblink Conditioning, Michal Kraszpulski, K. D. Schmidt, Z. Vallandingham, Michael B. Hennessy, and Dragana Ivkovich Claflin


Effect of Synthetic Aβ Peptide Oligomers and Fluorinated Solvents on Kv1.3 Channel Properties and Membrane Conductance, Maria I. Lioudyno, Matteo Broccio, Yuri Sokolov, Suhail Rasool, Jessica Wu, Michael T. Alkire, Virginia Liu, J. Ashot Kozak, Philip R. Dennison, Charles G. Glabe, Mathias Lösche, and James E. Hall

Anatomical and Functional Connections Between the Locus Coeruleus (LC) and the Nucleus of the Solitary Tract (NTS) in Neonatal Rats, Luana Tenorio Lopes, Luis Gustavo Alexandre Patrone, Ke-yong Li, Ann N. Imber, Cathy D. Graham, Luciane H. Gargaglioni, and Robert W. Putnam


MicroRNA-34a Modulates MDM4 Expression via a Target Site in the Open Reading Frame, Pooja Mandke, Nicholas Wyatt, Jillian Fraser, Benjamin Bates, Steven J. Berberich, and Michael P. Markey


New Window on Optical Brain Imaging; Medical Development, Simulations and Applications, Chemseddine Mansouri and Nasser H. Kashou


NMDA Induces Persistent Inward and Outward Currents that Cause Rhythmic Bursting in Adult Rodent Motoneurons, Marin Manuel, Yaqing Li, Sherif M. Elbasiouny, Katie Murray, Anna Griener, Charles J. Heckman, and David J. Bennett

Molecular and Functional Expression of Cation-Chloride Cotransporters in Dorsal Root Ganglion Neurons During Postnatal Maturation, Shihong Mao, Tomás Garzon-Muvdi, Mauricio Di Fulvio, Yanfang Chen, Eric Delpire, Francisco J. Alvarez, and Francisco J. Alvarez-Leefmans

SMN May Have Multiple Functions Necessitating Widespread Restoration for Maximal Therapeutic Benefit in SMA, Tara L. Martinez, Lingling Kong, James P. Van Meerbeke, Rebecca Gibbs, Crystal Davis, Heather L. Plaster, Chien Ping Ko, James R. Rusche, Cathleen M. Lutz, Mark M. Rich, and Charlotte J. Sumner


Survival Motor Neuron Protein in Motor Neurons Determines Synaptic Integrity in Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Tara L. Martinez, Lingling Kong, Xueyong Wang, Melissa A. Osborne, Melissa E. Crowder, James P. Van Meerbeke, Xixi Yu, Crystal Davis, Joe Wooley, David J. Goldhamer, Cathleen M. Lutz, Mark M. Rich, and Charlotte J. Sumner


Antioxidant Rescue of Nf1/Ras-Induced Myelin and Vasculature Dysfunction, Debra A. Mayes, Tilat A. Rizvi, Shyra J. Miller, Rachel Oberst, Anat Stemmer-Rachamimov, and Nancy Ratner


Exploring Manifold Learning Techniques using CAESAR Database, Olga Mendoza-Schrock and Michael L. Raymer

Exploring the CAESAR Database using Dimensionality Reduction Techniques, Olga Mendoza-Schrock and Michael L. Raymer

Outcomes of Intrauterine Asphyxia in the Full Term Rat, Jonathan J. Morgan, Christina D. Tulbert, J. Olson, Gale A. Kleven, and April E. Ronca

A Farmer’s Confession Regarding the Sharecropper’s Daughter, James E. Olson and Jonathan I. Singer

Inferring the Number of Contributors to Mixed DNA Profiles, David R. Paoletti, Dan E. Krane, Travis E. Doom, and Michael L. Raymer

Gap Junction Blockade in the Locus Coeruleus (LC) Decreases the Hypercapnic Ventilatory Response, Luis Gustavo Alexandre Patrone, Kenia C. Bicego, Lynn K. Hartzler, Robert W. Putnam, and Luciane H. Gargaglioni

Mitochondrial Content of Carotid Body Type I Cells Decreases During the Maturation of the Hypoxic Response, Julia Elizabeth Paulet, Huong-Thao Tran, Heidi L. Jordan, Richard Pye, David R. Ladle, and Christopher N. Wyatt

Moderate Exercise Improves the Metabolic Response to a Fat/Sugar Overload but Exacerbates Cardiac Damage, Roberta L. Pohlman, Mahmoud S. Alghamri, Ana Carolina C Bechara, Lynn K. Hartzler, L. David Mirkin, Vera Farah, and Mariana Morris


Effects of Moderate Swim Exercise on Adiposity and Metabolic Function in Mice, Roberta L. Pohlman, Ana Carneiro, Vera Farah, Lynn K. Hartzler, and Mariana Morris


Contribution of Intrinsic Properties and Synaptic Inputs to Motoneuron Discharge Patterns: A Simulation Study, Randall K. Powers, Sherif M. Elbasiouny, W. Zev Rymer, and C. J. Heckman

Frequency-Dependent Amplification of Stretch-Evoked Excitatory Input in Spinal Motoneurons, Randall K. Powers, Paul Nardelli, and Timothy C. Cope

Stress Enhancement of Fear Learning in Juvenile Rats, J. J. Quinn, R. A. Skipper, C. L. Beeman, and Dragana Ivkovich Claflin

Metabolic and Translational Efficiency in Microbial Organisms, Douglas W. Raiford, Esley M. Heizer, Robert V. Miller, Travis E. Doom, Michael L. Raymer, and Dan E. Krane


Correlation of Air Displacement Plethysmography with Alternative Body Fat Measurement Techniques in Men and Women, Brittany L. Reinert, Roberta L. Pohlman, and Lynn K. Hartzler