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Arish, M. R., Tong Michelle, T. T. Making “Good” Choices: Social Isolation in Mice Exacerbates the Effects of Chronic Stress on Decision Making. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 14(81)
2020
Frontiers
IIacoangeli, A., Dosunmu, A., Eom, T., Stefanov, D. G., Tiedge, H. Regulatory BC1 RNA in cognitive control. Learn Mem 15;24(7):267-277
2017
Learning Memory
Zhang, H., Karisetty, C.B., Bhatnagar, A., Armour, E., M., Beaver, M., Roach, T., V., Mortazavi, S., Mandloi, S., Elefant, F. Transcriptome analysis uncovers distinct modes of epigenetic gene changes in early versus late stages of amyloid-β induced Alzheimer’s disease pathology. bioRxiv
2020
Biorxiv
Zhang, H., Karisetty, C., B., Bhatnagar, A., Armour E. M., Beaver, M., Tiffany V. Roach, T., V., Mortazavi, S., Mandloi, S., Elefant, F. Tip60 protects against amyloid-β-induced transcriptomic alterations via different modes of action in early versus late stages of neurodegeneration. Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 109
2020
ScienceDirect

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Armstrong, J.L., Casey, A.B., Saraf, T.S., Mukherjee, M., Booth, R.G., Canal, C.E. (S)-5-(2'-Fluorophenyl)-N,N-dimethyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydronaphthalen-2-amine, a Serotonin Receptor Modulator, Possesses Anticonvulsant, Prosocial, and Anxiolytic-like Properties in an Fmr1 Knockout Mouse Model of Fragile X Syndrome and Autism Spectrum Disorder. ACS Pharmacol Transl Sci 21;3(3):509-523
2020
ACS Publications
Lachance, V., Wang, Q., Sweet, E., Choi, I., Cai, C. Z., Zhuang, X. X., Zhang, Y., Jiang, J. L., Blitzer, R. D., Bozdagi-Gunal, O., Zhang, B., Lu, J. H., and Yue, Z. Autophagy protein NRBF2 has reduced expression in Alzheimer’s brains and modulates memory and amyloid-beta homeostasis in mice. Mol Neurodegeneration 14(43)
2019
Molecular Neurodegeneration
Nascimento, T. S. Parkinsonismo Experimental Induzido por Rotenona em Ratos: Um Estudo Temporal de Alterações Motoras e não Motoras e Mecanismos Envolvidos. Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Fortaleza.114 f. (Doctoral Thesis)
2020
Universidade Federal do Ceará
Ray, A., Chitre, N.M., Daphney, C.M. et al. Effects of the second-generation "bath salt" cathinone alpha-pyrrolidinopropiophenone (α-PPP) on behavior and monoamine neurochemistry in male mice. Psychopharmacology 236, 1107–1117
2019
Springer
Trabjerg, M.S., Andersen, D.C., Huntjens, P., Egelund Oklinski, K., Bolther, L., Hald, J., L., Baisgaard A., E., Mørk, K., Warming, N., Kullab, U., B., Kroese L., J.,, Pritchard, C., E., J., Huijbers, I., J., Vestergaard Nieland J, D,.Downregulating carnitine palmitoyl transferase 1 affects disease progression in the SOD1 G93A mouse model of ALS. Commun Biol 4, 509
2021
Nature
Tripathi, A., Whitehead, C., Surrao, K. Pillai, A., Amit Madeshiya, Li, Y., Khodadadi, H., Ahmed, A., O., Turecki, G., Baban, B., Pillai, A. Type 1 interferon mediates chronic stress-induced neuroinflammation and behavioral deficits via complement component 3-dependent pathway. Mol Psychiatry
2021
Nature
Wanner, N.M., Colwell, M., Drown, C. et al. Developmental cannabidiol exposure increases anxiety and modifies genome-wide brain DNA methylation in adult female mice. Clin Epigenet 13, 4
2021
BioMedCentral

Morris Water Maze

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Cembrowski, M. S., Phillips, M. G., DiLisio S. F., Shields B. C., Winnubst, J.,Chandrashekar, J., Bas, E., Spruston, N. Dissociable Structural and Functional Hippocampal Outputs via Distinct Subiculum Cell Classes, Cell 173(5):1280-1292.e18
2018
Cell
Macheda T, Roberts KN, Morganti JM, Braun DJ, Bachstetter AD (2020) Optimization and validation of a modified radial-arm water maze protocol using a murine model of mild closed head traumatic brain injury.
2020
PloS One
Macheda T, Roberts KN, Morganti JM, Braun DJ, Bachstetter AD (2020) Optimization and validation of a modified radial-arm water maze protocol using a murine model of mild closed head traumatic brain injury.
2020
PloS One
Ray, A., Chitre, N.M., Daphney, C.M. et al. Effects of the second-generation "bath salt" cathinone alpha-pyrrolidinopropiophenone (α-PPP) on behavior and monoamine neurochemistry in male mice. Psychopharmacology 236, 1107–1117
2019
Springer
Salek, A. B., Bansal, R., Berbari, N. F., Baucum II, A., J. Spinophilin limits GluN2B-containing NMDAR activity and sequelae associated with excessive hippocampal NMDAR function
2021
BioRxiv
Wooden, J. I. The Role of Pre-Synaptic MUNC 13-1 in Voluntary Ethanol Consumption and Tolerance. University of Houston. (Doctoral thesis)
2018
University of Houston Libraries

Open Field Test

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Eaton, M., Zhang, J., Ma, Z., Park, A.C., Lietzke, E., Romero, C.M., Liu, Y., Coleman, E.R., Chen, X., Xiao, T., Que, Z., Lai, S., Wu, J., Lee, J.H., Palant, S., Nguyen, H.P., Huang, Z., Skarnes, W.C., Koss, W.A., Yang, Y. Generation and basic characterization of a gene-trap knockout mouse model of Scn2a with a substantial reduction of voltage-gated sodium channel Nav 1.2 expression. Genes Brain Behav 20(4):e12725
2021
Wiley Online Library
Iba, M., McDevitt, R., Kim, C., Roy, R., Sarantopoulou, D., Tommer, E., Kwon, S., Siegars, B., Sallin, M., Sen, J., Sen, R., Masliah, E. Aging exacerbates the brain inflammatory micro-environment contributing to α-synuclein pathology and functional deficits a mouse model of DLB/PD
2021
Research Square
Illendula, M., Prasad, O. H., Bianca, F., Atluri Navya, Elzbieta, D., Zuo Zhiyi, Z., Nadia, L. Surgery, Anesthesia and Intensive Care Environment Induce Delirium-Like Behaviors and Impairment of Synaptic Function-Related Gene Expression in Aged Mice. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience 12: 316
2020
Natura
Roselli, V., Guo,C., Huang, D., Wen, D., Zona, D., Liang, T., Ma, Y. Y. Prenatal alcohol exposure reduces posterior dorsomedial striatum excitability and motivation in a sex- and age-dependent fashion.
2020
ScienceDirect

Light Dark Box

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Eaton, M., Zhang, J., Ma, Z., Park, A.C., Lietzke, E., Romero, C.M., Liu, Y., Coleman, E.R., Chen, X., Xiao, T., Que, Z., Lai, S., Wu, J., Lee, J.H., Palant, S., Nguyen, H.P., Huang, Z., Skarnes, W.C., Koss, W.A., Yang, Y. Generation and basic characterization of a gene-trap knockout mouse model of Scn2a with a substantial reduction of voltage-gated sodium channel Nav 1.2 expression. Genes Brain Behav 20(4):e12725
2021
Wiley Online Library
Frew, J., Nygaard, H.B. Neuropathological and behavioral characterization of aged Grn R493X progranulin-deficient frontotemporal dementia knockin mice. Acta Neuropathol Commun 9(57)
2021
BioMedCentral

Barnes Maze

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Drapeau, E., Riad, M., Kajiwara, Y., & Buxbaum, J. D. Behavioral Phenotyping of an Improved Mouse Model of Phelan-McDermid Syndrome with a Complete Deletion of the Shank3 Gene. eNeuro, 5(3), ENEURO.0046-18.2018
2018
eNeuro
Geer. K. M. Aberrant hippocampal neurogenesis contributes to learning and memory deficits in a mouse model of repetitive mild traumatic brain injury
2019
Virginia Tech
Greer, K., Basso, E.K.G., Kelly, C. et al. Abrogation of atypical neurogenesis and vascular-derived EphA4 prevents repeated mild TBI-induced learning and memory impairments. Sci Rep 10, 15374
2020
Nature - Scientific Reports
Hollinger, K., Sharma, A., Tallon, C., Lovell, L., Thomas, A., Zhu, X., Kambhampati, S., Liaw, K., Sharma, R., Rojas, C., Rais, R., Kannan, S., Kannan, R., Slusher, B. Microglia-targeted dendrimer-2PMPA therapy robustly inhibits GCPII and improves cognition in a mouse model of multiple sclerosis.
2020
BioRxiv
Meconi, A.L,. A novel preclinical pediatric concussion model causes neurobehavioural impairment and diffuse neurodegeneration
2013
University of Victoria
Meconi, A., Wortman, R.C., Wright, D.K., Neale, K.J., Clarkson, M., Schulz, S., Christie, R. Repeated mild traumatic brain injury can cause acute neurologic impairment without overt structural damage in juvenile rats.
2018
PLOS One
Mitchel, L. E. Antioxidant Enzyme Targeting to ICAM-1 Improves Outcomes following Experimental Traumatic Brain Injury. Temple University. (Doctoral thesis)
2019
ProQuest
Murtishaw, A. S., An Evaluation of Alzheimer's Disease-related Pathology in Two Different Models of Diabetes in Immune-challenged Mice. University of Navada, Las Vegas Theses, Dissertations, Professional Papers, and Capstones. 3370. (Doctoral Thesis)
2018
UNLV
Morrone, C. D. Efficacy of β-amyloid Attenuation Depends on Regional and Temporal Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease. University of Toronto. (Doctoral Thesis)
2020
University of Toronto
Morrone, C.D., Bazzigaluppi, P., Beckett, T.L., Hill, M. E., Koletar, M. M., Stefanovic, B., McLaurin, J. Regional differences in Alzheimer’s disease pathology confound behavioural rescue after amyloid-β attenuation, Brain 143(1): 359-373
2020
Oxford Academic
Pinar, C., Trivino-Paredes, J.,T. Perreault, S. T., Christie, B. R. Hippocampal cognitive impairment in juvenile rats after repeated mild traumatic brain injury. Behavioural Brain Research 387
2020
ScienceDirect
Rattner, A., Terrillion, C.E., Jou, C., Kleven, T., Hu, SF., Williams, J., Hou, Z., Aggarwal, M., Mori, S., Shin, G., Goff, L.A., Witter, M.P., Pletnikov, M., Fenton, A.A., Nathans J. Developmental, cellular, and behavioral phenotypes in a mouse model of congenital hypoplasia of the dentate gyrus. Elife (2020) 9:e62766
2020
eLife
Salazar, A. M., Leisgang, A. M., Ortiz, A. A, Murtishaw, A. S., W. Kinney, J., W. Alterations of GABA B receptors in the APP/PS1 mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiology of Aging, 97, (129-143)
2020
Science Direct

Rotarod Test

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Minikel, E. V., Zhao, H. T., Le, J., O’Moore, J., Pitstick, R.,Graffam, S., Carlson, G. A, Kavanaugh, M. P., Kriz, J., Kim, J. B., Ma, J., Wille, H., Aiken, J., McKenzie, D., Doh-ura, K., Beck, M., O’Keefe, R., Stathopoulos, J., Caron, T., Schreiber, S. L., Carroll, J. B., Kordasiewicz, H. B., Cabin, D. E.,Vallabh, S. M. Prion protein lowering is a disease-modifying therapy across prion disease stages, strains and endpoints, Nucleic Acids Research, 48(19) 10615–10631
2020
Oxford Academic

Elevated Zero Maze 

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Irwin, S. Social Isolation Induced Behavioural and Microstructural Differences in Juvenile Mice. McGill University (Master’s dissertation) (2020)
2020
McGill University
Mitchel, L. E. Antioxidant Enzyme Targeting to ICAM-1 Improves Outcomes following Experimental Traumatic Brain Injury. Temple University. (Doctoral thesis)
2019
ProQuest
Parke, B. A Behavioral and Voltammetric Study of the Effects of Pb Exposure in Mice as a Model of Autism Spectrum Disorder. The University of South Carolina. (Master's thesis)
2020
Scholar Commons
Pavlock, S., McCarthy, M. D., Kesarwani, A., Jean-Pierre, P., and Bhide P. G. Hippocampal neuroinflammation following combined exposure to cyclophosphamide and naproxen in ovariectomized mice.
2021
International Journal of Neuroscience
West, A. Ultra-Fast Sensors to Study the Fundamental Neurochemistry Underlying Disease. University of South Carolina. (Doctoral dissertation)
2019
Scholar Commons

Active/Passive Avoidance Shuttle Box

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Wu M, Minkowicz S, Dumrongprechachan, V., Hamilton P, Kozorovitskiy Y. Ketamine Rapidly Enhances Glutamate-Evoked Dendritic Spinogenesis in Medial Prefrontal Cortex Through Dopaminergic Mechanisms. Biological Psychiatry 89(11):1096-1105
2021
Biological Psychiatry
Wu, M., Minkowicz, S., Dumrongprechachan, V., Hamilton, P., Xiao, L., Kozorovitskiy, Y. Ketamine restores escape behavior by re-engaging dopamine systems to drive cortical spinogenesis
2020
BioRxiv

Four Arms Plus Maze

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Fort, T. D, Negley, J., & Mcewen, T. Drinks Like a Fish: Neural Maturation Mitigates the Effects of Ethanol on Associative Learning in Zebrafish (Danio rerio). International Journal of Comparative Psychology, 32
2019
International Journal of Comparative Psychology