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Beldick, S. R., Hong, J., Altamentova, S., Khazaei, M., Hundal, A., Zavvarian, M.-M., . . . Fehlings, M. G. (2018). Severe-combined immunodeficient rats can be used to generate a model of perinatal hypoxic-ischemic brain injury to facilitate studies of engrafted human neural stem cells. Plos one, 13(11). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0208105.

Guimarães, M. R., Soares, A. R., Cunha, A. M., Esteves, M., Borges, S., Magalhães, R., . . . Leite-Almeida, H. (2018). Evidence for lack of direct causality between pain and affective disturbances in a rat peripheral neuropathy model. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 0(ja), e12542. doi: 10.1111/gbb.12542.

Killoran, K. E., Kropp, L. E., Lindrose, A. R., Curtis, H. E., Cook, D., & Mitre, E. (2018). Rush desensitization with a single antigen induces subclinical activation of mast cells and protects against bystander challenge in dually sensitized mice. Clinical and Experimental Allergy, 0(ja). doi: 10.1111/cea.13323.

Korkmaz, O. T., Ay, H., Aytan, N., Carreras, I., Kowall, N. W., Dedeoglu, A., & Tuncel, N. (2018). Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide Decreases β-Amyloid Accumulation and Prevents Brain Atrophy in the 5xFAD Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience. doi: 10.1007/s12031-018-1226-8.

Webster, K. M., Sun, M., Crack, P. J., O'Brien, T. J., Shultz, S. R., & Semple, B. D. (2018). Age-dependent release of high-mobility group box protein-1 (HMGB1) and cellular neuroinflammation after traumatic brain injury in mice. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 0(ja). doi: 10.1002/cne.24589.


Crociara, P., Chieppa, M. N., Vallino Costassa, E., Berrone, E., Gallo, M., Lo Faro, M., . . . Corona, C. (2019). Motor neuron degeneration, severe myopathy and TDP-43 increase in a transgenic pig model of SOD1-linked familiar ALS. Neurobiology of Disease, 124, 263-275. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2018.11.021.

Duarte, J. M., Gaspar, R., Caetano, L., Patrício, P., Soares-Cunha, C., Mateus-Pinheiro, A., . . . Gomes, C. A. (2018). Region-specific control of microglia by adenosine A2A receptors: uncoupling anxiety and associated cognitive deficits in female rats. Glia, 0(0). doi: 10.1002/glia.23476.

Erekat, N. S. (2018). Active caspase-3 upregulation is augmented in at-risk cerebellar Purkinje cells following inferior olive chemoablation in the shaker mutant rat: an immunofluorescence study. Neurological Research, 1-8. doi: 10.1080/01616412.2018.1548792.

Fletcher, L. N., & Williams, S. R. (2018). Neocortical Topology Governs the Dendritic Integrative Capacity of Layer 5 Pyramidal Neurons. Neuron. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2018.10.048.

Hodges, T. E., Louth, E. L., Bailey, C. D. C., & McCormick, C. M. (2018). Adolescent social instability stress alters markers of synaptic plasticity and dendritic structure in the medial amygdala and lateral septum in male rats. [journal article]. Brain Structure and Function. doi: 10.1007/s00429-018-1789-8.

Keith, R. E., Azcarate, J. M., Keith, M. J., Hung, C. W., Badakhsh, M. F., & Dumas, T. C. (2019). Direct Intracellular Signaling by the Carboxy terminus of NMDA Receptor GluN2 Subunits Regulates Dendritic Morphology in Hippocampal CA1 Pyramidal Neurons. Neuroscience, 396, 138-153. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.11.021.

Kurnikova, A., Deschenes, M., & Kleinfeld, D. (2018). Functional brainstem circuits for control of nose motion. Journal of Neurophysiology, 0(0), null. doi: 10.1152/jn.00608.2018.

La, Walker, y. C., Fry, M. C. M. E., Wang, D. J., Du, D. X., Zuzzio, M. K., . . . Xu, P. X.-M. (2018). Functional and histological gender comparison of age-matched rats after moderate thoracic contusive spinal cord injury. 2018, 0(), null. doi: 10.1089/neu.2018.6233.

Parato, J., Shen, H., & Smith, S. S. (2018). α4βδ GABAA Receptors Trigger Synaptic Pruning and Reduce Dendritic Length of Female Mouse CA3 Hippocampal Pyramidal Cells at Puberty. Neuroscience. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2018.11.032.

Scholtens, M. L. H., Barrett, P. L. F., & Heuvel, D. M. P. v. d. (2018). Cross-species evidence of interplay between neural connectivity at the mirco- and macroscale of connectome organization in human, mouse and rat brain. Brain Connectivity, 0(ja), null. doi: 10.1089/brain.2018.0622.

Smith, E. S., Smith, D. R., Eyring, C., Braileanu, M., Smith-Connor, K. S., Ei Tan, Y., . . . Blue, M. E. (2018). Altered trajectories of neurodevelopment and behavior in mouse models of Rett Syndrome. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. doi: 10.1016/j.nlm.2018.11.007.