Faculty and Student Publications

*An asterisk or graduation date denotes a Trinity College undergraduate

PUBLICATIONS:

 

Garritt, J.L. and Church W.H., Monomeric and Polymer β-cyclodextrins Impart Unique Separation Effects When Used As Buffer Modifiers in Capillary Zone Electrophoresis, J. Undergrad. Chem. Res. 1 (2007), 41- 46. 

Church, W.H., Adams, R.E and Wyss, L.S., Ketogenic diet alters dopaminergic activity in the mouse cortex, Neurosci. Lett. 571 (2014) 1-4.

Raskin, S., Maye, J.*, Rogers, A.*, Correll, D.*, Zamroziewicz, M*, & Kurtz, M.  (2014).  Prospective memory in schizophrenia: Relationship to medication management skills, neurocognition, and symptoms in individuals with schizophrenia. Neuropsychology, 28(3):359-65 

Raskin, S., Lovejoy, D., Stevens, M., Zamroziewicz, M*., & Oakes, H. (2013).  Mild traumatic brain injury.  In: H. Levin, D. Shum, & R. Chan (eds.).  Traumatic Brain Injury: A Review of the Research and Future Directions.  Oxford University Press: New York.

Raskin, S., Buckheit, C., & Waxman, A.*  (2012).  Effect of Type of Cue, Type of Response, Time Delay and Two Different Ongoing Tasks on Prospective Memory Functioning after Acquired Brain Injuy.  Rehabilitation Psychology, 22:1, 40-64.

Kent D. Dunlap., Ana C. Silva and Michael Chung* (2011). Environmental complexity, seasonality and brain cell proliferation in weakly electric fish, Brachyhypopomus gauderio Journal of Experimental Biology.

Masino, S., Kawamura, M., Plotkin, L., Svedova, J.*, DiMario, F., & Eigsti, I-M  (2011). The relationship between the neuromodulator adenosine and behavioral symptoms of autism.  Neuroscience Letters, 500, 1, 1-5.

Kristina Pappas* and K.D. Dunlap (2011) Shocking comments: Electrocommunication in teleost fish. In: Encyclopedia of Fish Physiology: From genome to environment. Elsevier Press.

Anderson*, K. E., D. G. Blackburn, and K. D. Dunlap, (2011) Scanning electron microscopy of the placental interface in the viviparous lizard, Sceloporus jarrovi (Squamata: Phrynosomatidae), Journal of Morphology.

Raskin, S., Mills, G.* and Garbarino, J.* (2011).  Practice Related Changes in Brain Activity.  In: S. Raskin (ed). Neuroplasticity and Rehabilitation.  Guilford Press: New York, NY

Raskin, S., Woods, S.A., Poquette, A., J., McTaggart, A.B., Sethna, J.* , Williams, R., & Troster. A. (2011).  A differential deficit in time versus event-based prospective memory in Parkinson’s disease. Neuropsychology, 25 (2) 201-209.

Kent D. Dunlap, Brett DiBenedictis* and Seth Banever* (2010) Chirping response of weakly electric knife fish (Apteronotus leptorhynchus) to low frequency electric signals and to heterospecific  electric fish. Journal of Experimental Biology 213: 2234-42.

Daniel Blackburn., Greg.S.Gavelis, Kristie Anderson*, Amy Johnson* and Kent Dunlap. (2010) Placental specializations of the mountain spiny lizard, Sceloporus jarrovi (Phrynosomatidae), Journal of Morphology 271: 1153-75.

Blackburn D.G., K.E. Anderson*, A.R. Johnson, S.R. Knight*, and G.S. Gavelis (2009). "Histology and ultrastructure of the placental membranes of the viviparous brown snake, Storeria dekayi (Colubridae: Natricinae)." Journal of Morphology 270: 1137-1154.

Masino, S.A., Kawamura, M., Wasser, C.A.*, Pomeroy, L.T.*, & Ruskin, D.N. (2009). Adenosine, ketogenic diet and epilepsy: the emergingtherapeutic relationship between metabolism and brain activity. Current Neuropharmacology, 7(3), 257-268.

Blaise, J.H., J.L. Koranda*, U. Chow*, K.E. Haines*, E.C. Dorward*. "Neonatal isolation stress alters bidirectional long term synaptic plasticity in amygdalo-hippocampal synapses in freely behaving adult rats." Brain Research, 1193:25-33, 2008.

Koranda, J.*, Masino, S. A. & Blaise, J. H. (2008). Bidirectional synaptic plasticity in the awake freely behaving mouse. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 167: 160-166.

Knight, S.M.* and D.G. Blackburn (2008). "Scanning electron microscopy of the fetal membranes of the oviparous corn snake, Pituophis guttatus (Colubridae)." Journal of Morphology 269:922-934.

Kent D. Dunlap, Elizabeth McCarthy*, Denisa Jashari* (2008) Electrocommunication signals alone are sufficient to  increase neurogenesis in the brain of adult electric fish, Apteronotus leptorhynchus. Developmental Neurobiology 68: 1420-8.

Garritt, J.L.* and W.H. Church, Monomeric and Polymer ß-cyclodextrins Impart Unique Serpation Effects When Used As Buffer Modifiers in Capillary Zone Electrophoresis, J. Undergrad. Chem. Res. 1 (2007): 41-46.

Garrity, A.*, Pearlson, G.,  McKiernan, K., Lloyd, D., Kiehl, K., & Calhoun, V. (2007). Aberrant “default mode” functional connectivity in schizophrenia.  American Journal of Psychiatry, 164, 450-457.

Dunlap, K.D., J.F. Castellano* and E. Prendaj*. "Social interaction and cortisol treatment increase cell addition and radial glia fiber density in the diencephalic periventricular zone of adult electric fish, Apteronotus leptorhynchus." Hormones and Behavior 50 (2006): 10-17.

Guardiola-Diaz, H.M., A. Zanno*, N. Kwiatkowski*, and A.D. Vaz. "MT FdR: a ferredoxin reductase from M. tuberculosis that couples to MT CYP51." Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, 1707, 2-3 (2005): 157-69.

Yorns*, W.R., J.H. Blaise, and J.D. Bronzino. "Frequency dependent changes in the paired pulse index in the hippocampus of the freely moving adult male rat." Experimental Neurology, 186 (2004): 104-108.

Blackburn D.G., A.R. Johnson*, and J.L. Petzold (2003). "Histology of the extraembryonic membranes of an oviparous snake: towards a reconstruction of basal squamate patterns." Journal of Experimental Zoology 290A: 48-58.

Blackburn, D.G. and R.L. Lorenz* (2003). "Placentation in garter snakes." Part II. Transmission EM of the chorioallantoic placenta of Thamnophis radix and T. sirtalis. Journal of Morphology 256: 171-186.

Blackburn, D.G. and R.L. Lorenz* (2003). "Placentation in garter snakes. " Part III. Transmission EM of the omphalallantoic placenta of Thamnophis radix and T. sirtalis. Journal of Morphology 256: 187-204.

Church, W.H., and S.H. Hewett. “The Relationship Between NMDA Receptor Expression and MPP+ Toxicity in Cultured Dopaminergic Cells.” J Neurosci Res 73 (2003): 811-817.

Dunlap, K.D. and J. Larkins-Ford*.  "Diversity in the structure of electrocommunication signals within a genus of electric fish, Apteronotus." Journal of Comparative PhysiologyA, 189 (2003): 153-161.

Dunlap, K.D. and J. Larkins-Ford*.  "Production of aggressive electrocommunication signals to progressively realistic social stimuli in male Apteronotus leptorhynchus." Ethology 109 (2003): 243-258.

McGovern, R.A.*, and W.H. Church. “The Role of N-methyl-D-aspartate Receptors in MPP+ Toxicity in Murine Cell Cultures.” J. Behav. Neurosci. Res. 1 (2003), 13 (abstract).

Dunlap, K.D. and L. Oliveri*.  "Retreat site selection and social organization in captive electric fish,Apteronotus leptorhynchus." Journal of Comparative Physiology A 188 (2002): 469-477.

Dunlap, K.D., P.L. Pelczar*, and R. Knapp. "Social interactions and cortisol treatment increase theproduction of aggressive electrocommunication signals in male electric fish, Apteronotus leptorhynchus." Hormones and Behavior 42 (2002): 97-108.

Guardiola-Diaz, H.M., and S.S. Magge*. "Characterization of the mouse peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor d gene."  Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 290 (2002): 230-235.

Guardiola-Diaz, H.M., L.-A. Foster, D. Mushrush*, and A. Vaz. "Azole-antifungal binding to a novel cytochrome P450 from Mycobacterium tuberculosis: implications for treatment of tuberculosis."  Biochemical Pharmacology, 61 (2001): 1463-1470.

Palmese, C.* and S. Raskin. "The rehabilitation of attention in individuals with mild traumatic brain injury, using the APT-II programme."  Brain Injury, 14 (2000): 535-548.

PRESENTATIONS:

Raskin, S, Zamroziewicz*, M.,  Foster*, K., Novak*, L., Kabtimer*, E.,  Rosen, R.,  Tennen, H.,  Austad, C., Fallahi, C.  Wood, R., and Pearlson, G., (2011). Effects of Drinking Patterns on Prospective Memory Performance in College Students.  Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Agolli*, E.,  Lewis*, A.,  Kurtz, M., De Maio, M., and Raskin, S. (2011). Predictors of Cognitive Rehabilitation Success on a Simultaneous Multiple Attention Task in People with Schizophrenia.  Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Garbarino*, J., Mills*, G., and Raskin, S. (2011). Comparisons in the Memory for Intentions Screening Test for Youth: The Importance of Gender, Time-Delay, and Cue Type.  Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Rosen, R., Jiantonio, R., Meda, S., Ginley, M., Novak, L*, Raskin, S., Austad, C., Tennen, H., Pearlson, G. (2011).  Collegiate academic performance in relation to alcohol consumption and high school test scores.  International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA.

Garbarino, J.*, Mills, G.*, & Raskin, S. (2011).  Psychometric properties of the Memory for Intentions Screening Test for Youth.  International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA.

Raskin, S., Smith, M.*, Jones, E.*, Mills, G.* & Garbarino, J. (2011).  Prospective Memory Intervention.  International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA.

Raskin, S. & Smith, M.* (2010).  Treatment of prospective memory deficits using verbal imagery.  Third International Conference on Prospective Memory, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Mills, G.*, Garbarino, J.*& Raskin, S. (2010).  Performance of Children on the Memory for Intentions Screening Test for Youth.  Third International Conference on Prospective Memory, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Raskin, S., Jones, E.*, Ellis, J., Pereira, A., Mills, G.*, Kabtimer, E.*, & Zamroziewicz, M.* (2010).  Issues in the measurement of prospective memory. Third International Conference on Prospective Memory, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

DeCuir, D*, Raskin, S., Ginley, M., Austad, C., Tennen, H., Glahn, D., & Pearlson, G.D. (2010).  Effect of binge drinking in college students on cognitive functions.  International Neuropsychological Society, Krakow, Poland.

Raskin, S. , Woods, S.P., Poquette,, A., McTaggart, A., Sethna, J. *, Williams, R. & and Tröster, (2010).  Differential Deficit in Time- versus event-based Prospective Memory in Parkinson’s Disease .  Inernational Neuropsychological Society, Acapulco, MX.

Raskin, S. & DeCuir, D.*  (2010). The relationship between prospective memory, medication adherence and onset of dementia.  International Neuropsychological Society, Acapulco, MX. 

E. Prendaj*, A. Ahmed*, B. DiBenedictis*, H Guardiola-Diaz and R. Bansal, “FGF-2 is not a prototypic member of the FGF family that regulates oligodendrocyte lineage cells”. Presented at the Gordon Research Conference on Myelin 2010. 

Kristina Pappas*, Denisa Jashari* and Kent Dunlap. Effect of glucocorticoid receptor blockade on neurogenesis in electric fish, Apteronotus leptorhynchus, Society for Neuroscience, Chicago IL (October 2009).

Michael Chung*, Ana Silva and Kent Dunlap. Brain cell proliferation is enhanced by natural environment and breeding season in adult electric fish, Brachyhypopomus gauderio. Society for Neuroscience, Chicago IL (October 2009). 

Edwards, C.*, Astur, R., & Raskin, S. (2009). Memory impairment associated with intimate partner violence.  Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Raskin, S., Maye, J.*, Rogers, A.*, Astur, R., & Kurtz, M. (2009).  The relationship between prospective memory and medication adherence in individuals with schizophrenia.  Symposium on Cognitive and Clinical Issues in Prospective Memory.  British Psychological Society, Hatfield, England.

Ghaleb, H.* & Raskin, S. (2008).  Aging and Prospective Memory. Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Brett DiBenedictis* and Kent Dunlap. Low frequency electric signals: possible role in intraspecific and interspecific electrocommunication. Gordon Conference on Neuroethology, Oxford, England (August, 2008).

Elizabeth McCarthy*, Denisa. Jashari*, and Kent Dunlap. Electrocommunication signals alone increase radial glial fiber density in the brain of adult electric fish, Apteronotus leptorhynchus. International Congress of Neuroethology, Vancouver, BC (July 2007)

Chow*, U., K. E. Haines*, J. L. Koranda, J.H. Blaise. "Effects of neonatal isolation on amygdalo-hippocampal synaptic efficacy in freely behaving rats." Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, November 3-7, 2007, San Diego, CA.

Hernandez*, C.L., D.M. Ramos, J.L. Koranda*, J D. Bronzino, J.H. Blaise. "Theta-burst and paired-pulse analysis of the dentate gyrus-CA3 synapse in freely moving rats." Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, November 3-7, 2007, San Diego, CA.

Koranda*, J.L., R.A. Hill*, N.X. Phouyaphone*, J.H. Blaise, S.A. Masino. "Stimulation frequency-dependent transition from LTD to LTP in freely behaving mice." Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, November 3-7, 2007, San Diego, CA.

Nassar, K.*, K. Voorhees*, and J.H. Blaise. "Mathematical Modeling of an Active Neural Network Using MATLAB and SIMULINK." Proceedings of the IEEE 32nd Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, April 1-2, Easton, PA, CD-ROM, 2006.

Blaise, J.H., and A.K. Arnett*. "Long-Term Potentiation Alters the Hippocampal Paired-Pulse Index in the Freely Behaving Neonatal Rat." Proceedings of the 2006 28th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society, New York City, NY, August 30-Sept. 3, 2006.

Blaise, J.H., K. Voorhees*, K. Nassar*. "A Simulink-based computational model of a neuron using multi-compartmental approach." Proceedings of the 2nd Annual World Association of Modeling: Biologically Accurate Modeling Meeting, March 23-25, San Antonio, TX, 2006.

Dorward*, E.C., J.H. Blaise. "Effects of Neonatal Isolation on Bidirectional Plasticity of the Basolateral Amygdala-Dentate Gyrus Synapse in Freely Behaving Rats." Proceedings of the IEEE 32nd Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, April 1-2, Easton, PA, CD-ROM, 2006.

Phouyaphone*, N.X., J.L. Koranda, J.H. Blaise, S.A. Masino, J.D. Bronzino. "Effect of Adenosine A1R Receptor Deficiency on Induction of Long-term Depression in Freely Behaving Mice." Proceedings of the IEEE 32nd Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, April 1-2, Easton, PA, CD-ROM, 2006.

Blaise, J.H., R. Bell*. "Hippocampal LTD is reliably induced by low frequency stimulation in freely behaving neonatal rats." Proceedings of the IEEE 31st Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, April 2-3, Hoboken, NJ, CD-ROM, 2005.

Hartman*, R., J.H. Blaise. "Linkages between emotion and memory: Simultaneous neuronal responses in the amygdala and the hippocampus." Proceedings of the IEEE 30th Annual Northeast Bioengineering Conference, April 2-3, Hoboken, NJ, CD-ROM, 2005.

Blaise, J.H., R. Hartman*. "Concurrent induction of long-term potentiation in the basolateral amygdala and in the dentate gyrus in freely behaving animals." Program No. 42.7. 2005 Abstract Viewer/Itinerary Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, 2005.

Spector, F. * and Raskin, S. (2004).  Cross-modal association in a non-synesthetic population.  Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Zanno*, A., Kwiatkowski*, N., Vaz, A., & Guardiola-Diaz, H. (2004, November). Identification and characterization of the reductase component of the M. tuberculosis CYP51 system. Poster presented at the 21st Annual New England Membrane Enzyme Group Meeting.

Zanno*, A., Kwiatkowski*, N., & Guardiola-Diaz, H. M. (2002, April). Expression and
biochemical characterization of a putative ferridoxin reductase from M. tuberculosis. American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Magge*, S., Kurien*, M, & Guardiola-Diaz, H. M. (2001, April). Novel mRNA transcripts involved in oligodendrocyte differentiation identified by differential display. Poster session presented at NEURON Meeting, Wellesley College.

Guardiola-Diaz, H. M. & Magge*, S. (2001). PPAR-regulated genes in oligodendrocytes. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts, Vol. 27, 462.