Publications

Lateral Hypothalamic GABAergic Neurons Encode Reward Predictions that Are Relayed to the Ventral Tegmental Area to Regulate Learning.
Curr Biol 2017 Jul 6;27(14):2089-2100.e5. Epub 2017 Jul 6.
National Institute on Drug Abuse, IRP, 251 Bayview Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA; Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 20 Penn Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA; Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience, John Hopkins University, 401 N. Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA. Electronic address:



Voltage-Dependent Rhythmogenic Property of Respiratory Pre-Bötzinger Complex Glutamatergic, Dbx1-Derived, and Somatostatin-Expressing Neuron Populations Revealed by Graded Optogenetic Inhibition.
eNeuro 2016 May-Jun;3(3). Epub 2016 Jun 3.
Cellular and Systems Neurobiology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health , Bethesda, Maryland 20892.

Perturbations of Respiratory Rhythm and Pattern by Disrupting Synaptic Inhibition within Pre-Bötzinger and Bötzinger Complexes.
eNeuro 2016 Mar-Apr;3(2). Epub 2016 May 13.
Cellular and Systems Neurobiology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health , Bethesda, Maryland 20892.



Dual effects of 5-HT(1a) receptor activation on breathing in neonatal mice.
J Neurosci 2014 Jan;34(1):51-9
Department of Biology and Wildlife, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775, Departments of Neurology and Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, Cellular and Systems Neurobiology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, Veteran's Affairs Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, and Departments of Neurology, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242.

The Bfp60 surface adhesin is an extracellular matrix and plasminogen protein interacting in Bacteroides fragilis.
Int J Med Microbiol 2013 Dec 21;303(8):492-7. Epub 2013 Jun 21.
Laboratório de Biologia de Anaeróbios, Departamento de Microbiologia Médica, UFRJ, Ilha do Fundão, CCS, Instituto de Microbiologia Prof. Paulo de Góes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Polo Xerém, Estrada de Xerém, 27, Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, CEP: 25245-390, Brazil. Electronic address:


Raphé neurons stimulate respiratory circuit activity by multiple mechanisms via endogenously released serotonin and substance P.
J Neurosci 2009 Mar;29(12):3720-37
Cellular and Systems Neurobiology Section, Porter Neuroscience Research Center, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke-National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA.

Identification of lysophosphatidylcholine (LPC) and platelet activating factor (PAF) from PC12 cells and mouse cortex using liquid chromatography/multi-stage mass spectrometry (LC/MS3).
Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 2008 Nov;22(22):3579-87
Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology and Neural Regeneration Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada, K1H 8M5.

Human Proteinpedia enables sharing of human protein data.
Nat Biotechnol 2008 Feb;26(2):164-7

Identification and quantitation of changes in the platelet activating factor family of glycerophospholipids over the course of neuronal differentiation by high-performance liquid chromatography electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry.
Anal Chem 2007 Nov 20;79(22):8539-48. Epub 2007 Oct 20.
Neural Regeneration Laboratory and Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8M5.

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