Center Cores


Relevant Publications by Center Investigators

Sensory Processing and Schizophrenia

Leitman, DI, Sehatpour, P, Higgins, BA, Foxe, JJ, Silipo, G, Javitt, DC. (2010). Sensory deficits and distributed hierarchical dysfunction in schizophrenia. American Journal of Psychiatry, 167, 818-27. pdf

Sehatpour, P, Dias, EC, Butler, PD, Revheim, N, Guilfoyle, DN, Fox, JJ, Javitt, DC. (2010). Impaired visual object processing across an occipital-frontal-hippocampal brain network in schizophrenia: An integrated neuroimaging study. Archives of General Psychiatry, 67, 772-82.

Dias, EC, Butler, PD, Hoptman, MJ, Javitt, DC. Early Sensory Contributions to Contextual Encoding Deficits in Schizophrenia. (2011). Archives of General Psychiatry, 68, 654-64.

Friedman, T, Sehatpour, P, Dias, E, Perrin, MJ, Javitt, DC. (2012). Differential relationships of mismatch negativity and visual P1 deficits to premorbid characteristics and functional outcome in schizophrenia. Biological Psychiatry, 71, 521-529.

Knebel, JF, Javitt, DC, Murray, MM. Impaired early visual response modulations to spatial information in chronic schizophrenia. (2011). Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 193, 168-76.

Pitts, M, Martinez, A, Hillyard, SA. (2010). When and where is binocular rivalry resolved in the visual cortex? Journal of Vision, 10, 14-25. pdf

Pitts, M, Martinez, A, Brewer, JB, Hillyard, SA. (2011). Early stages of figure-ground segregation during perception of the face-vase. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 880-95. pdf

Cognitive Processing and Schizophrenia

Chouake, TL, Javitt, DC, Lavidor, M. (2012). Magnocellular training improves visual word recognition. Frontiers of Human Neuroscience, 6, 14. pdf

Gold, R, Butler, PD, Revheim, N, Leitman, D, Hansen, JA, Gur, R, et al. (2012). Auditory emotion recognition impairments in schizophrenia: Relationship to acoustic features and cognition. American Journal of Psychiatry, 169, 424-432.

Jacobson, L, Javitt, DC, Lavidor, M. (2011). Activation of inhibition: Diminishing impulsive behavior by direct current stimulation over the inferior frontal gyrus. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 3380-7.

Martinez, A, Hillyard, SA, Bickel, S, Dias, EC, Butler, PD, Javitt, DC. (2011). Consequences of magnocellular dysfunction on processing attended information in schizophrenia. Cerebral Cortex, doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhr195. pdf

Mishra, J, Zinni, M, Bavelier, D, Hillyard, SA. (2011). Neural basis of superior performance of action videogame players in an attention-demanding task. Journal of Neuroscience, 31, 992-8. pdf

Ross, B, Hillyard, SA, Picton, TW. (2010). Temporal dynamics of selective attention during dichotic listening. Cerebral Cortex, 20, 1360-71. pdf

Yang, L, Chen, S, Chen, CM, Khan, F, Forchelli, G, Javitt, DC. (2011). Schizophrenia, culture, and neuropsychology: Sensory deficits, language impairments and social functioning in Chinese-speaking schizophrenia patients. Psychological Medicine, 1-10.

Neuro-oscillations and Schizophrenia

Bickel, S, Dias, EC, Javitt, DC. (In Press). Oscillations involved in executive control and motor preparation in the AX-CPT task. Neuroimage.

Hoptman, MJ, Zuo, XN, Butler, PD, Javitt, DC, D’Angelo, D, Mauro, CJ, et al. (2010). Amplitude of low-frequency oscillations in schizophrenia: A resting state fMRI study. Schizophrenia Research, 117, 13-20. pdf

Neuronal Basis of Schizophrenia

Ginsberg, SD. (2010). Alterations in discrete glutamate receptor subunits in adult mouse dentate gyrus granule cells following perforant path transection. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 397, 3349-58. pdf

Ginsberg, SD, Che, S, Hashim, A, Zavadil, J, Cancro, R, Lee, SH, et al. (2011). Differential regulation of catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) expression in a mouse model of aggression. Brain Structure Function, 216, 347-356.

Hackett, TA, Preuss, TM, Smiley, JF. (2011). Monkey primary auditory cortex has proportionally fewer GABA neurons than association cortex. Society for Neuroscience, 912.04.

Kantrowitz, J, Javitt, DC. (2012). Glutamatergic transmission in schizophrenia: From basic research to clinical practice. Current Opinions in Psychiatry, 25, 96-102.

Moghaddam, B, Javitt, DC. (2012). From revolution to evolution: The glutamate hypothesis of schizophrenia and its implication for treatment. Neuropsychopharmacology, 37, 4-15.

Pergolizzi, D, Dwork, AJ, Mancevski, B, Ilievski, B, Dias, EC, Bleiwas, C, et al. (2010). Proportional densities of GABA neuron subtypes across areas of auditory cortex in schizophrenia. Proceedings of the Society for Neuroscience, 35, 362.

Pergolizzi, D, Dwork, AJ, Mancevski, B, Rosoklija, G, Bleiwas, C, Figarski, K, et al. (2011). Schizophrenia and major depression have distinct profiles of altered GABA neurons density in the auditory cortex. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 37. 185

Smiley, JF, Chao, HM, Dwork, AJ, Alldred, MJ, Elarova, I, Javitt, DC, Ginsberg, SD. (2010). Microarray analysis of subtypes of pyramidal and nonpyramidal neurons from auditory cerebral cortex in schizophrenia. Proceedings of the Society for Neuroscience, 35, 225.

Smiley, JF, Chao, HM, Dwork, AJ, Alldred, MJ, Elarova, I, Javitt, DC, Ginsberg, SD. (2011). Gene expression profile changes within pyramidal neurons and GABAergic interneuron subtypes in schizophrenia cerebral cortex. Proceedings of the Society for Neuroscience, 36, 259.01.

Smiley, JF, Chao, HM, Dwork, AJ, Alldred, MJ, Figarsky, K, Rosoklija, G, et al. (Submitted Manuscript). Pyramidal neuron and interneuron selective gene expression changes in schizophrenia cerebral cortex.

Smiley, JF, Hackett, TA, Bleiwas, K, Figarsky, K, Mann, JJ, Javitt, DC, et al. (Submitted Manuscript). Hemispheric asymmetry of primary auditory cortex and Heschl’s gyrus in schizophrenia and nonpsychiatric brains.

Smiley, JF, Konnova, K, Bleiwas, C. (2012). Cortical thickness, neuron density and size in the inferior parietal lobe in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 136, 43-50.

Smiley, JF, Rosoklija, G, Mancevski, B, Beiwas, C, Figarsky, K, Mann, JJ, et al. (2011). Hemispheric comparisons of neuron density in the planum temporale of schizophrenia and nonpsychiatric brains. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 192, 1-11.

Relevant Methodology

Ginsberg, SD, Alldred, MJ, Che, S (In Press). Gene expression profiling using the terminal continuation (TC) RNA amplification method for small input samples in neuroscience. In Karamanos, Y (Ed.). Expression profiling in neuroscience, New York: Humana Press.

Luck, SJ, Mathalon, DH, O’Donnell, BF, Hamalainen, MS, Spencer, KM, Javitt, DC, et al. (2011). A roadmap for the development and validation of event-related potential biomarkers in schizophrenia research. Biological Psychiatry, 70, 28-34. pdf

Russo, SJ, Ginsberg, SD, Sadee, W, Maletic-Savatic, M, Ordway, GA. (2012). New approaches to probe pathology in the human Brain. Winter Brain Conference, 45, 58.

Tremeau, F, Nolan, KA, Javitt, DC. (In Press). Behavioral validation of avolition in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research. pdf