Publications

Research

Hawasli, A.H., Koovakkattu, D., Hayashi, K., Anderson, A.E., Powell, C.M., Sinton, C.M., Bibb, J.A., Cooper, D.C. (2009) Regulation of Hippocampal and Behavioral Excitability by Cyclin-Dependent Kinase 5 PLoS One (in press).

Zhou, J, Blundell, J, Ogawa, S, Kwon, CH, Zhang, W, Sinton, C, Powell, CM, & Parada, L.F.  (2009) Pharmacological Inhibition of mTORC1 Supresses Anatomical, Cellular, and Behavioral Abnormalities in Neural-specific Pten Knockout Mice. Journal of Neuroscience, 29(6):1773-83.

 Suris, A., North, C., Powell, C.M., Adinoff, B., Greene, R. (2009) Effects of Exogenous Glucocorticoid on Combat-related PTSD Symptoms. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry (in press).

Blundell, J., Tabuchi, K., Bolliger, M.F., Blaiss, C.A., Brose, N., Liu, X., Sudhof, T.C., & Powell, C.M. Increased Anxiety-like Behavior in Mice Lacking the Inhibitory Synapse Cell Adhesion Molecule Neuroligin 2. (2008) Genes Brain & Behavior, Epub ahead of print (in press).

Kaeser, P., Kwon, H., Blundell, J., Chevaleyre, V., Morishita, W., Malenka, R.C., Powell, C.M., Castillo, P.E., & Sudhof, T.C. (2008) RIM1a phosphorylation at serine-413 by protein kinase A is not required for presynaptic long-term potentiation or learning.  PNAS, 105(38), 14680-5.

Blundell, J., Kouser, M., & Powell, C.M. (2008) Systemic Inhibition of Mammalian Target of Rapamycin Inhibits Fear Memory Reconsolidation. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 90, 28-35.

Tabuchi, K., Blundell, J., Etherton, M.R., Hammer, R.E., Liu, X., Powell, C.M., & Sudhof, T.C. (2007)  A Neuroligin-3 Mutation Implicated in Autism Increases Inhibitory Synaptic Transmission in Mice. Science, 318, 71-76.

Hawasli, A.H., Benavides, D.R., Nguyen, C., Kansy, J., Hayashi, K., Chambon, P., Greengard, P., Powell, C.M., Cooper, D.C., & Bibb, J.A. (2007) Cyclin-dependent kinase 5 governs learning and synaptic plasticity via regulation of NMDA receptor degradation. Nature Neuroscience, 10(7):880-6.

Shukla, K., Kim, J., Blundell, J. & Powell, C.M. (2007) Learning-induced GluR1 phosphorylation in the hippocampus resembles that induced by LTP. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 282, 18100-18107. 

Cai, W., Blundell, J., Han, J., Greene, R.W., Powell, C.M. (2006) Post-reactivation Glucocorticoids Impair Recall of Established Fear Memory. J. Neuroscience 26(37), 9560-9566. 

Powell, C.M. & Miyakawa, T.  (2006) Schizophrenia-relevant Behavioral Testing in Rodent Models: A Uniquely Human Disorder?  Biological Psychiatry 59, 1198-1207. 

Kwon**, C., Luikart**, B.W., Powell**, C.M., Zhou, J., Matheny, S.A., Zhang, W., Li, Y. Baker, S.J., & Parada, L. (2006) Pten Regulates Neuronal Arborization and Social Interaction in Mice. Neuron 50, 377-388.  **Equal Contribution  

Powell, C.M. (2006) Gene Targeting of Presynaptic Proteins in Synaptic Plasticity and Memory: Across the Great Divide. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory 85, 2-15. 

Powell, C.M., Schoch, S., Monteggia, L., Barrot, M., Matos, M., Sudhof, T.C., & Nestler, E.J. (2004) The Presynaptic Active Zone Matrix Protein RIM1a is Critical for Normal Associative Learning. Neuron 42, 143-153. 

Monteggia, L.M., Barrot, M., Powell, C.M., Berton, O., Galanis, V., Gemelli, T., Meuth, S., Nagy, A., Greene, R.W., Nestler, E.J. (2004) Essential Role of Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor in Adult Hippocampal Function. PNAS 101, 10827-10832. 

Torabi, A.M., Mendelsohn, D., Powell, C.M. (2004) Multilevel Intramedullary Spinal Neurocysticercosis with Eosinophilic Meningitis. Archives of Neurology 61 (5), 770-772.