Publications by authors named "Rosalinda C Roberts"

77 Publications

Abnormalities in the copper transporter CTR1 in postmortem hippocampus in schizophrenia: A subregion and laminar analysis.

Schizophr Res 2021 Jan 9;228:60-73. Epub 2021 Jan 9.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States of America. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Markers of copper transport in the cingulum bundle in schizophrenia.

Schizophr Res 2021 Jan 9;228:124-133. Epub 2021 Jan 9.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States of America. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Increased glutamate transmission onto dorsal striatum spiny projection neurons in Pink1 knockout rats.

Neurobiol Dis 2021 Mar 30;150:105246. Epub 2020 Dec 30.

Center for Neurodegeneration and Experimental Therapeutics, the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States of America; Department of Neurology, the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States of America; Department of Neurobiology, the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States of America. Electronic address:

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March 2021

Mitochondrial dysfunction in schizophrenia: With a focus on postmortem studies.

Mitochondrion 2021 01 20;56:91-101. Epub 2020 Nov 20.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Interactions between knockout of schizophrenia risk factor Dysbindin-1 and copper metabolism in mice.

Brain Res Bull 2020 11 12;164:339-349. Epub 2020 Aug 12.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States.

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November 2020

Ultrastructural evidence for glutamatergic dysregulation in schizophrenia.

Schizophr Res 2020 Jan 31. Epub 2020 Jan 31.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States of America.

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January 2020

Evidence for altered excitatory and inhibitory tone in the post-mortem substantia nigra in schizophrenia.

World J Biol Psychiatry 2020 06 4;21(5):339-356. Epub 2019 Jun 4.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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June 2020

Pathology of white matter integrity in three major white matter fasciculi: A post-mortem study of schizophrenia and treatment status.

Br J Pharmacol 2019 04 18;176(8):1143-1155. Epub 2019 Mar 18.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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April 2019

Impaired copper transport in schizophrenia results in a copper-deficient brain state: A new side to the dysbindin story.

World J Biol Psychiatry 2020 01 20;21(1):13-28. Epub 2018 Dec 20.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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January 2020

Substantia nigra ultrastructural pathology in schizophrenia.

Schizophr Res 2018 07 21;197:209-218. Epub 2017 Dec 21.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States. Electronic address:

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July 2018

Postmortem studies on mitochondria in schizophrenia.

Schizophr Res 2017 09 9;187:17-25. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Ultrastructural analysis of parvalbumin synapses in human dorsolateral prefrontal cortex.

J Comp Neurol 2017 Jun 26;525(9):2075-2089. Epub 2017 Mar 26.

Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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June 2017

Protein Markers of Neurotransmitter Synthesis and Release in Postmortem Schizophrenia Substantia Nigra.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2017 01 23;42(2):540-550. Epub 2016 Aug 23.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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January 2017

Tyrosine hydroxylase localization in the nucleus accumbens in schizophrenia.

Brain Struct Funct 2016 12 6;221(9):4451-4458. Epub 2016 Jan 6.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Sparks Center 865D, 1720 2nd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA.

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December 2016

Uncovering the role of the nucleus accumbens in schizophrenia: A postmortem analysis of tyrosine hydroxylase and vesicular glutamate transporters.

Schizophr Res 2015 Dec 18;169(1-3):369-373. Epub 2015 Sep 18.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States. Electronic address:

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December 2015

Elevated Excitatory Input to the Nucleus Accumbens in Schizophrenia: A Postmortem Ultrastructural Study.

Schizophr Bull 2015 Sep 27;41(5):1123-32. Epub 2015 Mar 27.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL;

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September 2015

Tau-mediated NMDA receptor impairment underlies dysfunction of a selectively vulnerable network in a mouse model of frontotemporal dementia.

J Neurosci 2014 Dec;34(49):16482-95

Center for Neurodegeneration and Experimental Therapeutics, Departments of Neurology and Neurobiology, Medical Scientist Training Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, and

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December 2014

Mapping dopaminergic deficiencies in the substantia nigra/ventral tegmental area in schizophrenia.

Brain Struct Funct 2016 Jan 1;221(1):185-201. Epub 2014 Oct 1.

Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Campbell Hall 415, 1720 2nd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA.

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January 2016

Assessment of cytochrome C oxidase dysfunction in the substantia nigra/ventral tegmental area in schizophrenia.

PLoS One 2014 18;9(6):e100054. Epub 2014 Jun 18.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America.

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October 2015

Synaptic proteins in the postmortem anterior cingulate cortex in schizophrenia: relationship to treatment and treatment response.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2014 Aug 7;39(9):2095-103. Epub 2014 Mar 7.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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August 2014

An accurate method for the quantification of cytochrome C oxidase in tissue sections.

J Neurosci Methods 2013 Apr 30;214(2):156-62. Epub 2013 Jan 30.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Sparks Center 865, 1720 7th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA.

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April 2013

Magnetic transfer contrast accurately localizes substantia nigra confirmed by histology.

Biol Psychiatry 2013 Feb 12;73(3):289-94. Epub 2012 Sep 12.

Department of Vision Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA.

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February 2013

Dual use of immunohistochemistry for film densitometry and light microscopy.

J Neurosci Methods 2012 Jun 10;208(1):86-91. Epub 2012 May 10.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Sparks Center (SC865 C), 1720 7th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA.

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June 2012

Dopamine pathology in schizophrenia: analysis of total and phosphorylated tyrosine hydroxylase in the substantia nigra.

Front Psychiatry 2012 9;3:31. Epub 2012 Apr 9.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL, USA.

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October 2012

Immunohistochemical localization of enkephalin in the human striatum: a postmortem ultrastructural study.

Synapse 2012 Mar 18;66(3):204-19. Epub 2011 Nov 18.

Department of Neuroscience, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA.

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March 2012

Immunohistochemical localization of enkephalin in the human striatum: a postmortem ultrastructural study.

Synapse 2012 Mar 18;66(3):204-19. Epub 2011 Nov 18.

Department of Neuroscience, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA.

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March 2012

Striatal mitochondria in subjects with chronic undifferentiated vs. chronic paranoid schizophrenia.

Synapse 2012 Jan 11;66(1):29-41. Epub 2011 Oct 11.

Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, Maple and Locust Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21228, USA.

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January 2012

Neurochemical characterization of the tree shrew dorsal striatum.

Front Neuroanat 2011 17;5:53. Epub 2011 Aug 17.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL, USA.

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November 2011