Publications


Below are selected recent publications. For a complete list, click here.


Ressler KJ, Mercer KB, Bekh Bradley B, Jovanovic T, Mahan A, Kerley K, Norrholm SD, Kilaru V, Smith AK, Myers A.J., Ramirez M, Engel A, Hammack SE, Toufexis D, Braas KM, Binder EB and May V. PTSD is associated with the PAC1 receptor and dysregulation of PACAP. Nature. 2011 Feb 24;470(7335):492-7.

PA Brennan, C Hammen, P Sylvers, W Bor, J Najman, P Lind, G Montgomery, AK Smith. Interactions Between the COMT Val108/158Met Polymorphism and Maternal Prenatal Smoking Predict Aggressive Behavior Outcomes. Biol Psychol. 2011 Apr;87(1):99-105.

AK Smith, DJ Newport, MP Ashe, PA Brennan, JL LaPrairie, M Calamaras, CB Nemeroff, JC Ritchie, JF Cubells, ZN Stowe. Predictors of Neonatal Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis Activity at Delivery. Clin Endocrin 2011 Feb 1 [Epub ahead of print]

AK Smith, JS Simon, EL Gustafson, S Noviello, JF Cubells, MP Epstein, DJ Devlin, P Qiu, JK Albrecht, CA Brass, MS Sulkowski, JG McHutchinson, AH Miller. Association of a Polymorphism in the Indoleamine-2,3-Dioxygenase Gene and Interferon-Induced Depression in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C. Molecular Psychiatry 2012 Jul;17(8):781-9.

Smith AK, Conneely KN, Kilaru V, Mercer KB, Weiss TE, Bradley-Davino B, Tang Y, Gillespie CF, Cubells JF, Ressler KJ (2011).Differential immune system DNA methylation and cytokine regulation in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Amer J Med Gen Pt B 2011 Sep;156(6):700-8

Schroeder JW, Conneely KN, Cubells JC, Kilaru V, Newport DJ, Knight BT, Stowe ZN, Brennan PA, Krushkal J, Tylavsky FA, Taylor RN, Adkins RM, Smith AK. Neonatal DNA Methylation Patterns Associate with Gestational Age. Epigenetics, 2011 Dec; 6(12): 1498 - 1504.

Kilaru V, Barfield RT, Schroeder JW, Smith AK, Conneely KN. MethLAB: A GUI Package for the Analysis of Array-Based DNA Methylation Data. Epigenetics, 2012 Mar;7(3):225-9.

Schroeder JW, Smith AK, Brennan PA, Conneely KN, Kilaru V, Knight BT, Newport DJ, Cubells JC, Stowe ZN. DNA Methylation of Neonates Born to Women Receiving Psychiatric Care. Epigenetics, 2012 Apr 1;7(4).

Smith AK, Conneely KN, Newport DJ, Kilaru V, Schroeder JW, Pennell PB, Knight BT, Cubells JC, Stowe ZN, Brennan PA. Prenatal Antiepileptic Exposure Associates with Changes in Neonatal DNA Methylation. Epigenetics. 2012 May 1;7(5).

Barfield RT, Kilaru V, Smith AK, Conneely KN. CpGassoc: an R function for analysis of DNA methylation microarray data. Bioinformatics, May 1;28(9):1280-1.

SE Parets, KN Conneely, V Kilaru, SJ Fortunato, TA Syed, G Saade, AK Smith, R Menon. Fetal DNA Methylation Associates with Spontaneous Preterm Birth and Gestational Age. PLOS One, 2013 Jun 27;8(6):e67489.