The following published articles are based on data collected as part of NAB major senior theses from recent years (The names of Barnard graduates are in bold text).
Kriegsfeld, L.J. Mei, D.F. Bentley, G.E. Ubuka, T. Mason, A.O. Inoue, K. Ukena, K. Tsutsui, K. Silver, R. (2006) Identification and characterization of a gonadotropin-inhibitory system in the brains of mammals. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 103:2410-2415. PMC1413747
Foley N, Tong TY, Foley D, LeSauter J, Welsh DK, Silver R. (2011) Characterization of orderly spatiotemporal patterns of clock gene activation in mammalian suprachiasmatic nucleus. Eur J Neurosci. 33(10):1851–1865. PMC3423955.
Mong, J. Baker, F. Mahoney, M. Ketema, P. Schwartz, M. Semba, K. Silver, R. (2011) Sleep, Rhythms, and the Endocrine Brain: Influence of Sex and Gonadal Steroids. Journal of Neuroscience. 31(45):16107-16116. PMC3249406.
Nautiyal, K.M. Dailey, C.A. Jahn, J. Rodriguez, E. Son, N.H. Sweedler, J.V. Silver, R. (2012) Serotonin of mast cell origin contributes to hippocampal function. Eur J. NeuroSc. 36(3):2347-59. PMC in process.
LeSauter, J. Lambert, C. M. Robotham, M. R. Model, Z. Silver, R. and Weaver, D. R. (2012). Antibodies for assessing circadian clock proteins in the rodent suprachiasmatic nucleus. PLoS ONE. 7(4):e35938. PMC3338757.
Keith, D.R. Hart, C.L. Robotham, M. Tariq, M. Le Sauter, J. Silver, R. (Epub ahead of print May 24 2013) Time of day influences the voluntary intake and behavioral response to methamphetamine and food reward. Psychopharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior. 110C:117-126. PMC in process.
Ward, R.D., Simpson, E.H., Richards, V.L., Deo, G., Taylor, K., Glendinning, J.I., Kandel, E.R. & Balsam, P.D. (2012) Dissociation of hedonic reaction to reward and incentive motivation in an animal model of the negative symptoms of schizophrenia, Neuropsychopharmacology, 37, 1699-1707.
Fifer, W.P., Byrd, D.L., Kaku, M., Eigsti, I-M., Isler, J.R., Grose-Fifer, J. & Balsam, P.D. (2010) Newborn infants learn during sleep. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107, 10320-10323.
Ravinder, S., Burghardt, N.S., Brodsky, R., Bauer, E.P., Chattarji, S. (2013) A role for the extended amygdala in the fear-enhancing effects of acute selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor treatment. Transl Psychiatry Jan 15;3e209.
Afroz A, Howlett N, Shukla A, Ahmad F, Batista E, Bedard K, Payne S, Morton B, Mansfield JH and Glendinning JI (2013) Gustatory receptor neurons in Manduca sexta contain a TrpA1-dependent signaling pathway that integrates taste and temperature. Chem. Senses 38: 605–617.
Lui, P., Padow, V. A., Franco, D., Hall, B. S., Park, B., Klein, Z. A., Romeo, R. D. (2012). Divergent stress-induced neuroendocrine and behavioral responses prior to puberty. Physiology and Behavior, 107:104-111.