The Synaptic Bases of Mental Diseases


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

*Equal contribution in each publication, accordingly.

Heck A, Vogler C, Gschwind L, Ackermann S, Auschra B, Spalek K, Rasch B, de Quervain D, Papassotiropoulos A;
Statistical epistasis and functional brain imaging support a role of voltage-gated potassium channels in human memory.
PLoS One 6(12):e29337, Dec 2011. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0029337 >

Schechter DS, Willheim E, McCaw J, Turner JB, Myers MM, Zeanah CH;
The relationship of violent fathers, posttraumatically stressed mothers and symptomatic children in a preschool-age inner-city pediatrics clinic sample.
Journal of Interpersonal Violence 26(18):3699-3719, Dec 2011. doi:10.1177/0886260511403747 >

Pascoli V, Turiault M, Lüscher C;
Reversal of cocaine-evoked synaptic potentiation resets drug-induced adaptive behaviour.
Nature 481(7379):71-75, Dec 2011. doi:10.1038/nature10709 >

Letzkus JJ, Wolff SB, Meyer EM, Tovote P, Courtin J, Herry C, Lüthi A;
A disinhibitory microcircuit for associative fear learning in the auditory cortex.
Nature 480(7377):331-335, Dec 2011. doi:10.1038/nature10674 >

Riccio O, Jacobshagen M, Golding B, Vutskits L, Jabaudon D, Hornung JP, Dayer AG;
Excess of serotonin affects neocortical pyramidal neuron migration.
Translational Psychiatry 1:e47, Oct 2011. doi:10.1038/tp.2011.49 >

Knebel JF, Javitt DC, Murray MM;
Impaired early visual response modulations to spatial information in chronic schizophrenia.
Psychiatry Research 193(3):168-176, Sep 2011. doi:10.1016/j.pscychresns.2011.02.006 >

Di Castro MA, Chuquet J, Liaudet N, Bhaukaurally K, Santello M, Bouvier D, Tiret P, Volterra A;
Local Ca(2+) detection and modulation of synaptic release by astrocytes.
Nature Neuroscience 14(10):1276-1284, Sep 2011. doi:10.1038/nn.2929 >

Udry-Jørgensen L, Pierrehumbert B, Borghini A, Habersaat S, Forcada-Guex M, Ansermet F, Muller-Nix C;
Quality of attachment, perinatal risk, and mother-infant interaction in a high-risk premature sample.
Infant Mental Health Journal 32(3):305-318, May 2011. doi:10.1002/imhj.20298 >

Lushnikova I, Skibo G, Muller D, Nikonenko I;
Excitatory synaptic activity is associated with a rapid structural plasticity of inhibitory synapses on hippocampal CA1 pyramidal cells.
Neuropharmacology 60(5):757-764, Apr 2011. doi:10.1016/j.neuropharm.2010.12.014 >