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Journal Articles Co-authored with Students and Recent Alumni

* denotes Middlebury student co-author


Goldenberg J.E.*, Lentzou S.*, Ackert-Smith L.*, Knowlton H.*, and Dash M.B. (2020).  Interindividual differences in memory system local field potential activity predict behavioral strategy on a dual-solution T-maze.  Hippocampus. (online preprint).

Bingul D.*, Kalra K.*, Murata E.M.*, Belser A.*, and Dash M.B. (2020).  Persistent changes in extracellular lactate dynamics following synaptic potentiation.  Neurobiology of Learning and Memory 175, 107314.

Zhang K.J.*, R.A. Ramdev*, N.J. Tuta*, M.D. Spritzer.  2020. Dose-dependent effects of testosterone on spatial learning strategies and brain-derived neurotrophic factor in male rats. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 121, 104850.

Spritzer, M.D. and E.A. Roy. 2020. Testosterone and adult neurogenesis. Biomolecules. 10: 225, doi:10.3390/biom10020225

Jaeger, E.C.B.*, L.E. Miller*, E.C. Goins*, C.E. Super*, C.U. Chyr*, J.W. Lower*, L.S. Honican*, D.E. Morrison*, R.A. Ramdev*, and M.D. Spritzer. 2020. Testosterone replacement causes dose-dependent improvements in spatial memory among aged male rats.  Psychoneuoendocrinology, 113: 104550. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2019.104550.


Carroll C.M.*, Hsiang H.*, Snyder S.*, Forsberg J.*, and Dash M.B. (2019). Cortical zeta-inhibitory peptide injection reduces local sleep need.  Sleep 42 (5), zsz028.

Hernandez Cordero A.I., Gonzales N.M., Parker C.C., Sokoloff G., Vandenbergh D.J., Cheng R., Abney M., Skol A., Douglas A., Palmer A.A., Gregory J.S., Lionikas A. 2019. Genome-wide associations reveal human-mouse genetic convergence and novel modifiers of myogenesis, CPNE1 and STC2. American Journal of Human Genetics 105: 1-15.


Yuan J.T.*, Gatti D.M., Philip V.M., Kasparek S. *, Kreuzman A.M. *, Mansky B. *, Sharif K. *, Taterra D. *, Taylor W.M. *, Thomas M. *, Ward J.O., Holmes A., Chesler E.J., Parker C.C. 2018. Genome-wide association for testis weight in the diversity outbred mouse population. Mammalian Genome 29: 310-324.


Parker C.C., Dickson P.E., Philip V.M., Thomas M. *, Chesler E.J. 2017. Systems genetic analysis in Current Protocols in Neuroscience 79: 8.39.1 – 8.39.20.


Spritzer, M.D., M.G. Curtis*, J.P. DeLoach*, J. Maher*, and L.M. Shulman*. 2016. Sexual interactions with unfamiliar females reduce hippocampal neurogenesis among adult male rats. Neuroscience, 318: 143-156


Leanne M. Shulman*, Mark D. Spritzer 2014. Changes in sexual behavior and testosterone levels of males rats in response to daily interactions with estrus females. Physiology and Behavior 133: 8-13.


Mark D. Spritzer, Elliott C. Fox*, Gregory D. Larsen*, Christopher G. Batson*, Benjamin A. Wagner*, and Jack Maher*. 2013. Testosterone influences spatial strategy preferences among adult male rats. Hormones and Behavior. 63: 800-812.


Giammattei, J.*, & Arndt, J. (2012). Hemispheric asymmetries in the activation and monitoring of memory errors. Brain and Cognition, 80, 7-14.


Spritzer, M.D., E. Ibler*, W. Inglis*, and M.G. Curtis*. In press.  Testosterone and social isolation influence adult neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus of male rats.  Neuroscience (2011)

Spritzer, M.D., E.D. Daviau*, M.K. Coneeny*, S.M. Engelman*, W.T. Prince*, K.N. Rodriguez-Wisdom*. 2011. Effects of testosterone on spatial learning and memory in adult male rats. Hormones and Behavior, 59: 484-496.

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