McLean’s world-class researchers are published in scholarly and scientific journals on topics ranging throughout the fields of psychiatry and neuroscience.
A naturalistic, multi-site study of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy for depression
Taylor SF, Bhati MT, Dubin MJ, Hawkins JM, Lisanby SH, Morales O, Reti IM, Sampson S, Short EB, Spino C, Watcharotone K, Wright J.
Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016 Oct 14;208:284-290.
Body mass index, depression, and suicidality: The role of self-esteem in bariatric surgery candidates
Yusufov M, Dalrymple K, Bernstein MH, Walsh E, Rosenstein L, Chelminski I, Zimmerman M.
Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016 Oct 17;208:238-247.
Splendor in the grass? A pilot study assessing the impact of medical marijuana on executive function
Gruber SA, Sagar KA, Dahlgren MK, Racine MT, Smith RT, Lukas SE.
Frontiers Pharmacology. 2016 Oct 13;7:355.
Development and validation of a high performance liquid chromatography quantification method of levo-tetrahydropalmatine and its metabolites in plasma and brain tissues: application to a pharmacokinetic study
Abdallah IA, Huang P, Liu J, Lee DY, Liu-Chen LY, Hassan HE.
Biomedical Chromatography. 2016 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print]
Comparison of a non-stationary voxelation-corrected cluster-size test with TFCE for group-Level MRI inference
Li H, Nickerson LD, Nichols TE, Gao JH.
Human Brain Mapping. 2016 Oct 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Efficacy of lurasidone in adults aged 55 years and older with bipolar depression: post hoc analysis of 2 double-blind, placebo-controlled studies
Sajatovic M, Forester BP, Tsai J, Kroger H, Pikalov A, Cucchiaro J, Loebel A.
Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 2016 Oct;77(10):e1324-e1331.
Clozapine modulates glucosylceramide, clears aggregated proteins, and enhances ATG8/LC3 in caenorhabditis elegans
Hao L, Ben-David O, Babb SM, Futerman AH, Cohen BM, Buttner EA.
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2016 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print]
Microstructural brain abnormalities in medication-free patients with major depressive disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis of diffusion tensor imaging
Jiang J, Zhao YJ, Hu XY, Du MY, Chen ZQ, Wu M, Li KM, Zhu HY, Kumar P, Gong QY.
Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience. 2016 Oct 25;42(1):150341.
Converging effects of diverse treatment modalities on frontal cortex in schizophrenia: a review of longitudinal functional magnetic resonance imaging studies
Kani AS, Shinn AK, Lewandowski KE, Öngür D.
Journal of Psychiatric Research. 2016 Oct 19;84:256-276.
Delay discounting in opioid use disorder: differences between heroin and prescription opioid users
Karakula SL, Weiss RD, Griffin ML, Borges AM, Bailey AJ, McHugh RK.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2016 Oct 17;169:68-72.
Dopaminergic enhancement of striatal response to reward in major depression
Admon R, Kaiser RH, Dillon DG, Beltzer M, Goer F, Olson DP, Vitaliano G, Pizzagalli DA.
American Journal of Psychiatry. 2016 Oct 24:appiajp201616010111. [Epub ahead of print]
Trait-related alterations of N-acetylaspartate in euthymic bipolar patients: a longitudinal proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study
Aydin B, Yurt A, Gökmen N, Renshaw P, Olson D, Yildiz A.
Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016 Dec;206:315-320.
Borderline personality disorder in youth: the prospective impact of child abuse on non-suicidal self-injury and suicidality
Kaplan C, Tarlow N, Stewart JG, Aguirre B, Galen G, Auerbach RP.
Comprehensive Psychiatry. 2016 Nov;71:86-94.
Molecular characterization of Thy1 expressing fear-inhibiting neurons within the basolateral amygdala
McCullough KM, Choi D, Guo J, Zimmerman K, Walton J, Rainnie DG, Ressler KJ.
Nature Communications. 2016 Oct 21;7:13149.
Special issue on the adolescent brain
Spear LP, Silveri MM.
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 2016 Nov;70:1-3.
Commentary on the special issue on the adolescent brain: adolescence, trajectories, and the importance of prevention
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 2016 Nov;70:329-333.
Neurobiological signatures associated with alcohol and drug use in the human adolescent brain
Silveri MM, Dager AD, Cohen-Gilbert JE, Sneider JT.
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 2016 Nov;70:244-259.
Examining the course of suicidal and nonsuicidal self-injurious thoughts and behaviors in outpatient and inpatient adolescents
Glenn CR, Lanzillo EC, Esposito EC, Santee AC, Nock MK, Auerbach RP.
Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology. 2016 Oct 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Grit in patients with substance use disorders
Griffin ML, McDermott KA, McHugh RK, Fitzmaurice GM, Weiss RD.
American Journal on Addictions. 2016 Oct 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Effects of Gabra2 point mutations on alcohol intake: increased binge-like and blunted chronic drinking by mice
Newman EL, Gunner G, Huynh P, Gachette D, Moss SJ, Smart TG, Rudolph U, DeBold JF, Miczek KA.
Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 2016 Nov;40(11):2445-2455.
Electroconvulsive therapy in schizophrenia in China: a national survey
Li Q, Su YA, Xiang YT, Shu L, Yu X, Ungvari GS, Seiner SJ, Chiu HF, Ning YP, Wang GH, Zhang KR, Li T, Sun LZ, Shi JG, Chen XS, Mei QY, Li KQ, Si TM.
Journal of ECT. 2016 Oct 7. [Epub ahead of print]
Factors associated with antidepressant dosing in Asia: findings from the research on Asian psychotropic prescription study
Rajaratnam K, Xiang YT, Tripathi A, Chiu HF, Si TM, Chee KY, Avasthi A, Grover S, Chong MY, Kuga H, Kanba S, He YL, Lee MS, Yang SY, Udomratn P, Kallivayalil RA, Tanra AJ, Maramis M, Shen WW, Sartorius N, Kua EH, Tan CH, Mahendran R, Shinfuku N, Sum MY, Baldessarini RJ, Sim K.
Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 2016 Oct 5. [Epub ahead of print]
Brain levels of high-energy phosphate metabolites and executive function in geriatric depression
Harper DG, Joe EB, Jensen JE, Ravichandran C, Forester BP.
International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2016 Nov;31(11):1241-1249.
Use of tablet devices in the management of agitation among inpatients with dementia: an open-label study
Vahia IV, Kamat R, Vang C, Posada C, Ross L, Oreck S, Bhatt A, Depp C, Jeste DV, Sewell DD.
American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2016 Aug 4. pii: S1064-7481(16)30179-8. [Epub ahead of print]
Differential brain network activity across mood states in bipolar disorder
Brady RO Jr, Tandon N, Masters GA, Margolis A, Cohen BM, Keshavan M, Öngür D.
Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016 Oct 6;207:367-376.
Qualitative analysis of a psychological supportive counseling group for burn survivors and families in Malawi
Barnett BS, Mulenga M, Kiser MM, Charles AG.
Burns: Journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries.2016 Oct 12. pii: S0305-4179(16)30407-7. [Epub ahead of print]
The rise and fall of the d-serine-mediated gliotransmission hypothesis
Wolosker H, Balu DT, Coyle JT.
Trends in Neuroscience. 2016 Oct 11. pii: S0166-2236(16)30118-7. [Epub ahead of print] Review.
Characteristics of interpretation bias and relationship with suicidality in a psychiatric hospital sample
Beard C, Rifkin LS, Björgvinsson T.
Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016 Sep 28;207:321-326.
First onset of suicidal thoughts and behaviours in college
Mortier P, Demyttenaere K, Auerbach RP, Cuijpers P, Green JG, Kiekens G, Kessler RC, Nock MK, Zaslavsky AM, Bruffaerts R.
Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016 Sep 28;207:291-299.
Psychophysical study of face identity discrimination in schizophrenia: association with facial morphology
Ekstrom T, Maher S, Chen Y.
Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 2016 Oct 13:1-14. [Epub ahead of print]
Epigenetic regulation of glutamic acid decarboxylase 67 in a hippocampal circuit
Subburaju S, Coleman AJ, Cunningham MG, Ruzicka WB, Benes FM.
Cerebral Cortex. 2016 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print]
Predicting subnational Ebola virus disease epidemic dynamics from sociodemographic indicators
Valeri L, Patterson-Lomba O, Gurmu Y, Ablorh A, Bobb J, Townes FW, Harling G.
PLOS One. 2016 Oct 12;11(10):e0163544.
Vertebral volumetric bone density and strength are impaired in women with low-weight and atypical anorexia nervosa
Bachmann KN, Schorr M, Bruno AG, Bredella MA, Lawson EA, Gill CM, Singhal V, Meenaghan E, Gerweck AV, Slattery M, Eddy KT, Ebrahimi S, Koman SL, Greenblatt JM, Keane RJ, Weigel T, Misra M, Bouxsein ML, Klibanski A, Miller KK.
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 2016 Oct 12:jc20162099. [Epub ahead of print]
A review of abnormalities in the perception of visual illusions in schizophrenia
King DJ, Hodgekins J, Chouinard PA, Chouinard VA, Sperandio I.
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. 2016 Oct 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Do atypical antipsychotics have antisuicidal effects? A hypothesis-generating overview
Pompili M, Baldessarini RJ, Forte A, Erbuto D, Serafini G, Fiorillo A, Amore M, Girardi P.
International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2016 Oct 11;17(10).
QTc interval lengthening in first-episode schizophrenia (FES) patients in the earliest stages of antipsychotic treatment
Zhai D, Lang Y, Dong G, Liu Y, Wang X, Zhou D, Cui T, Yang Y, Zhang W, Zhao Y, Zhang R.
Schizophrenia Research. 2016 Oct 7. pii: S0920-9964(16)30449-2. [Epub ahead of print]
Design of multichannel functional near-infrared spectroscopy system with application to propofol and sevoflurane anesthesia monitoring
Liang Z, Gu Y, Duan X, Cheng L, Liang S, Tong Y, Li X.
Neurophotonics. 2016 Oct;3(4):045001.
Partitioning heritability analysis reveals a shared genetic basis of brain anatomy and schizophrenia
Lee PH, Baker JT, Holmes AJ, Jahanshad N, Ge T, Jung JY, Cruz Y, Manoach DS, Hibar DP, Faskowitz J, McMahon KL, de Zubicaray GI, Martin NH, Wright MJ, Öngür D, Buckner R, Roffman J, Thompson PM, Smoller JW.
Molecular Psychiatry. 2016 Oct 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Oculofacial pain: corneal nerve damage leading to pain beyond the eye
Rosenthal P, Borsook D, Moulton EA.
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. 2016 Oct 1;57(13):5285-5287.
Adolescent self-injurers: comparing non-ideators, suicide ideators, and suicide attempters
Stewart JG, Esposito EC, Glenn CR, Gilman SE, Pridgen B, Gold J, Auerbach RP.
Journal of Psychiatric Research. 2016 Sep 30;84:105-112.
Long-term antipsychotic treatment in schizophrenia: systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
Zhao YJ, Lin L, Teng M, Khoo AL, Soh LB, Furukawa TA, Baldessarini RJ, Lim BP, Sim K.
British Journal of Psychiatry Open. 2016 Feb 5;2(1):59-66.
Ventral striatum dysfunction in children and adolescents with reactive attachment disorder: functional MRI study
Takiguchi S, Fujisawa TX, Mizushima S, Saito DN, Okamoto Y, Shimada K, Koizumi M, Kumazaki H, Jung M, Kosaka H, Hiratani M, Ohshima Y, Teicher MH, Tomoda A.
British Journal of Psychiatry Open. 2015 Oct 14;1(2):121-128.
Clinical management of restless legs syndrome in end-stage renal disease patients
Sahli ZT, Jo J, Mousa SA, Tarazi FI.
CNS Spectrums. 2016 Oct 5:1-8. [Epub ahead of print]
Psychobiology of the intersection and divergence of depression and anxiety
Depression and Anxiety. 2016 Oct;33(10):891-894.
Kappa-opioid antagonists for psychiatric disorders: from bench to clinical trials
Carlezon WA Jr, Krystal AD.
Depression and Anxiety. 2016 Oct;33(10):895-906
Access to psychotropic medicines in low-resource settings
Barbui C, Dua T, Kolappa K, Saraceno B, Saxena S.
Lancet Psychiatry. 2016 Oct;3(10):913-915
Neurodevelopmental outcomes among 2- to 3-year-old children in Bangladesh with elevated blood lead and exposure to arsenic and manganese in drinking water
Rodrigues EG, Bellinger DC, Valeri L, Hasan MO, Quamruzzaman Q, Golam M, Kile ML, Christiani DC, Wright RO, Mazumdar M.
Environmental Health. 2016 Mar 12;15:44.
Drug-related hyponatremic encephalopathy: rapid clinical response averts life-threatening acute cerebral edema
Siegel AJ, Forte SS, Bhatti NA, Gelda SE.
American Journal of Case Reports. 2016 Mar 9;17:150-3.
Cognitive remediation for the treatment of cognitive dysfunction in the early course of psychosis
Harvard Review of Psychiatry. 2016 Mar-Apr;24(2):164-72.
History of the concept of disconnectivity in schizophrenia
Coyle JT, Balu DT, Puhl MD, Konopaske GT.
Harvard Review of Psychiatry. 2016 Mar-Apr;24(2):80-6.
A randomized, placebo-controlled proof-of-concept trial of adjunctive topiramate for alcohol use disorders in bipolar disorder
Sylvia LG, Gold AK, Stange JP, Peckham AD, Deckersbach T, Calabrese JR, Weiss RD, Perlis RH, Nierenberg AA, Ostacher MJ.
American Journal on Addictions. 2016 Mar;25(2):94-8.
Cue-induced craving to paraphernalia and drug images in opioid dependence
McHugh RK, Fulciniti F, Mashhoon Y, Weiss RD.
American Journal on Addictions. 2016 Mar;25(2):105-9.
Toward dissecting the etiology of schizophrenia: HDAC1 and DAXX regulate GAD67 expression in an in vitro hippocampal GABA neuron model
Subburaju S, Coleman AJ, Ruzicka WB, Benes FM.
Translational Psychiatry. 2016 Jan 26;6:e723.
Factors associated with overweight and obesity in schizophrenia, schizoaffective and bipolar disorders
Chouinard VA, Pingali SM, Chouinard G, Henderson DC, Mallya SG, Cypess AM, Cohen BM, Öngür D.
Psychiatry Research. 2016 Mar 30;237:304-10.
Validation of the PHQ-9 in a psychiatric sample
Beard C, Hsu KJ, Rifkin LS, Busch AB, Björgvinsson T.
Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016 Mar 15;193:267-73.
Differential effects of vilazodone versus citalopram and paroxetine on sexual behaviors and serotonin transporter and receptors in male rats
Oosting RS, Chan JS, Olivier B, Banerjee P, Choi YK, Tarazi F.
Psychopharmacology. 2016 Mar;233(6):1025-34.
CNS measures of pain responses pre- and post-anesthetic ketamine in a patient with complex regional pain syndrome
Becerra L, Schwartzman RJ, Kiefer RT, Rohr P, Moulton EA, Wallin D, Pendse G, Morris S, Borsook D.
Pain Medicine. 2015 Dec;16(12):2368-85.
Ambivalence about recovery in a case of psychotic illness: diagnostic, treatment, and cultural challenges
Lokko HN, Öngür D, Gunderson JG, Chen JA.
Harvard Review of Psychiatry. 2016 Jan-Feb;24(1):61-8.
Effects of L-methamphetamine treatment on cocaine- and food-maintained behavior in rhesus monkeys
Kohut SJ, Bergman J, Blough BE.
Psychopharmacology. 2016 Mar;233(6):1067-75.
Sex differences in the ontogeny of CRF receptors during adolescent development in the dorsal raphe nucleus and ventral tegmental area
Lukkes JL, Norman KJ, Meda S, Andersen SL.
Synapse. 2016 Mar;70(3):125-32.
Do micronutrients help in ADHD?
British Journal of Psychiatry. 2015 Nov;207(5):460.
The role of stage at diagnosis in colorectal cancer black white survival disparities: a counterfactual causal inference approach
Valeri L, Chen JT, Garcia-Albeniz X, Krieger N, VanderWeele TJ, Coull BA.
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 2016 Jan;25(1):83-9.
Impaired prefrontal synaptic gain in people with psychosis and their relatives during the mismatch negativity
Ranlund S, Adams RA, Díez Á, Constante M, Dutt A, Hall MH, Maestro Carbayo A, McDonald C, Petrella S, Schulze K, Shaikh M, Walshe M, Friston K, Pinotsis D, Bramon E.
Human Brain Mapping. 2016 Jan;37(1):351-65.
Properties of the dialectical behavior therapy ways of coping checklist in a diagnostically diverse partial hospital sample
Stein AT, Hearon BA, Beard C, Hsu KJ, Björgvinsson T.
Journal of Clinical Psychology. 2016 Jan;72(1):49-57.
Contribution of an SFK-mediated signaling pathway in the dorsal hippocampus to cocaine-memory reconsolidation in rats
Wells AM, Xie X, Higginbotham JA, Arguello AA, Healey KL, Blanton M, Fuchs RA.
Neuropsychopharmacology. 2016 Feb;41(3):675-85.
Mood and affect disorders
Tang MH, Pinsky EG.
Pediatrics in Review. 2015 Feb;36(2):52-60;quiz 61.
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