The Synaptic Bases of Mental Diseases


Scientific publications from members of the Synapsy community in peer-reviewed journals.

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Artoni, F., Maillard, J., Britz, J., Seeber, M., Lysakowski, C., Bréchet, L., Tramèr, M. R., & Michel, C. M. (2022). EEG microstate dynamics indicate a U-shaped path to propofol-induced loss of consciousness. NeuroImage, 256, 119156.
Krüttner, S., Falasconi, A., Valbuena, S., Galimberti, I., Bouwmeester, T., Arber, S., & Caroni, P. (2022). Absence of familiarity triggers hallmarks of autism in mouse model through aberrant tail-of-striatum and prelimbic cortex signaling. Neuron, 110(9), 1468-1482.e5.
Mauriello, C., Pham, E., Kumar, S., Piguet, C., Deiber, M.-P., Aubry, J.-M., Dayer, A., Michel, C. M., Perroud, N., & Berchio, C. (2022). Dysfunctional temporal stages of eye-gaze perception in adults with ADHD: A high-density EEG study. Biological Psychology, 171, 108351.
Cuenod, M., Steullet, P., Cabungcal, J.-H., Dwir, D., Khadimallah, I., Klauser, P., Conus, P., & Do, K. Q. (2022). Caught in vicious circles: a perspective on dynamic feed-forward loops driving oxidative stress in schizophrenia; Response to “Adaptive changes to oxidative stress in schizophrenia by Lena Palaniyappan.” Molecular Psychiatry, 1–2.
de Oliveira Figueiredo, E. C., Bondiolotti, B. M., Laugeray, A., & Bezzi, P. (2022). Synaptic Plasticity Dysfunctions in the Pathophysiology of 22q11 Deletion Syndrome: Is There a Role for Astrocytes? International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 23(8), 4412.
Moulin, F., Gholam, M., Strippoli, M.-P. F., Castelao, E., Merikangas, K. R., Stapp, E. K., Marquet, P., Aubry, J.-M., Plessen, K. J., Di Giacomo, F., Glaus, J., Pistis, G., Lavigne, B., Elowe, J., Ranjbar, S., Preisig, M., & Vandeleur, C. L. (2022). Environmental factors in offspring of parents with mood disorders and their role in parent–child transmission: findings from a 14-year prospective high-risk study. International Journal of Bipolar Disorders, 10, 11.
Pedini, G., & Bagni, C. (2022). Epigenetic switch controls social actions. Neuron, 110(7), 1085–1087.
Maeder, J., Zuber, S., Schneider, M., Kliegel, M., & Eliez, S. (2022). Age-Related Improvements in Executive Functions and Focal Attention in 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Vary Across Domain and Task. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 28(4), 337–350.
Cearns, M., Amare, A. T., Schubert, K. O., Thalamuthu, A., Frank, J., Streit, F., Adli, M., Akula, N., Akiyama, K., Ardau, R., Arias, B., Aubry, J.-M., Backlund, L., Bhattacharjee, A. K., Bellivier, F., Benabarre, A., Bengesser, S., Biernacka, J. M., Birner, A., … Baune, B. T. (2022). Using polygenic scores and clinical data for bipolar disorder patient stratification and lithium response prediction: machine learning approach. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 220(4), 219–228.
Tzanoulinou, S., Musardo, S., Contestabile, A., Bariselli, S., Casarotto, G., Magrinelli, E., Jiang, Y., Jabaudon, D., & Bellone, C. (2022). Inhibition of Trpv4 rescues circuit and social deficits unmasked by acute inflammatory response in a Shank3 mouse model of Autism. Molecular Psychiatry, 27(4), 2080–2094.
Serino, A., Bockbrader, M., Bertoni, T., Colachis IV, S., Solcà, M., Dunlap, C., Eipel, K., Ganzer, P., Annetta, N., Sharma, G., Orepic, P., Friedenberg, D., Sederberg, P., Faivre, N., Rezai, A., & Blanke, O. (2022). Sense of agency for intracortical brain–machine interfaces. Nature Human Behaviour, 6(4), 565–578.
Mancini, V., Rochas, V., Seeber, M., Grent-‘t-Jong, T., Rihs, T. A., Latrèche, C., Uhlhaas, P. J., Michel, C. M., & Eliez, S. (2022). Oscillatory Neural Signatures of Visual Perception Across Developmental Stages in Individuals With 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Biological Psychiatry.
Dhanis, H., Blondiaux, E., Bolton, T., Faivre, N., Rognini, G., Van De Ville, D., & Blanke, O. (2022). Robotically-induced hallucination triggers subtle changes in brain network transitions. NeuroImage, 248, 118862.
Mancini, V., Rochas, V., Seeber, M., Roehri, N., Rihs, T. A., Ferat, V., Schneider, M., Uhlhaas, P. J., Eliez, S., & Michel, C. M. (2022). Aberrant Developmental Patterns of Gamma-Band Response and Long-Range Communication Disruption in Youths With 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. American Journal of Psychiatry, 179(3), 204–215.
Loued‐Khenissi, L., Trofimova, O., Vollenweider, P., Marques‐Vidal, P., Preisig, M., Lutti, A., Kliegel, M., Sandi, C., Kherif, F., Stringhini, S., & Draganski, B. (2022). Signatures of life course socioeconomic conditions in brain anatomy. Human Brain Mapping, 43(8), 2582–2606.
Glaus, J., Moser, D. A., Rusconi Serpa, S., Jouabli, S., Turri, F., Plessen, K. J., & Schechter, D. S. (2022). Families With Violence Exposure and the Intergenerational Transmission of Somatization. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 13, 820652.
Tomasello, U., Klingler, E., Niquille, M., Mule, N., Santinha, A. J., de Vevey, L., Prados, J., Platt, R. J., Borrell, V., Jabaudon, D., & Dayer, A. (2022). miR-137 and miR-122, two outer subventricular zone non-coding RNAs, regulate basal progenitor expansion and neuronal differentiation. Cell Reports, 38(7), 110381.
Dan-Glauser, E., Framorando, D., Solida-Tozzi, A., Golay, P., Gholam, M. M., Alameda, L., Conus, P., & Moulin, V. (2022). Evolution of impulsivity levels in relation to early cannabis use in violent patients in the early phase of psychosis. Psychological Medicine, 1–10.
Solié, C., Contestabile, A., Espinosa, P., Musardo, S., Bariselli, S., Huber, C., Carleton, A., & Bellone, C. (2022). Superior Colliculus to VTA pathway controls orienting response and influences social interaction in mice. Nature Communications, 13, 817.
Kallergi, E., Daskalaki, A.-D., Kolaxi, A., Camus, C., Ioannou, E., Mercaldo, V., Haberkant, P., Stein, F., Sidiropoulou, K., Dalezios, Y., Savitski, M. M., Bagni, C., Choquet, D., Hosy, E., & Nikoletopoulou, V. (2022). Dendritic autophagy degrades postsynaptic proteins and is required for long-term synaptic depression in mice. Nature Communications, 13, 680.
Ramírez, S., Haddad-Tóvolli, R., Radosevic, M., Toledo, M., Pané, A., Alcolea, D., Ribas, V., Milà-Guasch, M., Pozo, M., Obri, A., Eyre, E., Gómez-Valadés, A. G., Chivite, I., Van Eeckhout, T., Zalachoras, I., Altirriba, J., Bauder, C., Imbernón, M., Garrabou, G., … Claret, M. (2022). Hypothalamic pregnenolone mediates recognition memory in the context of metabolic disorders. Cell Metabolism, 34(2), 269-284.e9.
Pittet, I., Kojovic, N., Franchini, M., & Schaer, M. (2022). Trajectories of imitation skills in preschoolers with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 14, 2.
Solié, C., Girard, B., Righetti, B., Tapparel, M., & Bellone, C. (2022). VTA dopamine neuron activity encodes social interaction and promotes reinforcement learning through social prediction error. Nature Neuroscience, 25(1), 86–97.
Brás, J. P., Guillot de Suduiraut, I., Zanoletti, O., Monari, S., Meijer, M., Grosse, J., Barbosa, M. A., Santos, S. G., Sandi, C., & Almeida, M. I. (2022). Stress-induced depressive-like behavior in male rats is associated with microglial activation and inflammation dysregulation in the hippocampus in adulthood. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 99, 397–408.
Subtyping based on premorbid profile: A strategy to personalize treatment in first‐episode affective psychosis. (2022).
Orepic, P., Park, H.-D., Rognini, G., Faivre, N., & Blanke, O. (2022). Breathing affects self-other voice discrimination in a bodily state associated with somatic passivity. Psychophysiology, n/a(n/a), e14016.
Musardo, S., Contestabile, A., Knoop, M., Baud, O., & Bellone, C. (2022). Oxytocin neurons mediate the effect of social isolation via the VTA circuits. ELife, 11, e73421.
Férat, V., Seeber, M., Michel, C. M., & Ros, T. (2022). Beyond broadband: Towards a spectral decomposition of electroencephalography microstates. Human Brain Mapping, n/a(n/a).
Morató, L., Astori, S., Zalachoras, I., Rodrigues, J., Ghosal, S., Huang, W., Guillot de Suduiraut, I., Grosse, J., Zanoletti, O., Cao, L., Auwerx, J., & Sandi, C. (2022). eNAMPT actions through nucleus accumbens NAD+/SIRT1 link increased adiposity with sociability deficits programmed by peripuberty stress. Science Advances, 8(9), eabj9109.
Roehri, N., Bréchet, L., Seeber, M., Pascual-Leone, A., & Michel, C. M. (2022). Phase-Amplitude Coupling and Phase Synchronization Between Medial Temporal, Frontal and Posterior Brain Regions Support Episodic Autobiographical Memory Recall. Brain Topography, 35(2), 191–206.
Molinard-Chenu, A., Godel, M., Rey, A., Musardo, S., Bodogan, T., Vutskits, L., Bellone, C., & Dayer, A. (2022). Downregulation of the schizophrenia risk-gene Dgcr2 alters early microcircuit development in the mouse medial prefrontal cortex. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience, 82(3), 277–285.
Hasty, M. K., Macneil, C. A., Cotton, S. M., Berk, M., Kader, L., Ratheesh, A., Ramain, J., Chanen, A. M., & Conus, P. (2022). Personality disorder among youth with first episode psychotic mania: An important target for specific treatment? Early Intervention in Psychiatry, 16(3), 256–263.