Publications

Allopregnanolone Mediates Affective Switching Through Modulation of Oscillatory States in the Basolateral Amygdala.

Antonoudiou P, Colmers PLW, Walton NL, Weiss GL, Smith AC, Nguyen DP, Lewis M, Quirk MC, Barros L, Melon LC, Maguire JL.Biol Psychiatry. 2022 Feb 1;91(3):283-293. doi:10.1016/j.biopsych.2021.07.017. Epub 2021 Jul 27.PMID: 34561029 

Colonization with the commensal fungus Candida albicans perturbs the gut-brain axis through dysregulation of endocannabinoid signaling.

Markey L, Hooper A, Melon LC, Baglot S, Hill MN, Maguire J, Kumamoto CA.Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2020 Nov;121:104808. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2020.104808. Epub 2020 Jul 24.PMID: 32739746  

Interneuronal δ-GABAA receptors regulate binge drinking and are necessary for the behavioral effects of early withdrawal.

Melón LC, Nasman JT, John AS, Mbonu K, Maguire JL.Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019 Jan;44(2):425-434. doi: 10.1038/s41386-018-0164-z. Epub 2018 Jul 28.PMID: 30089884 

A Novel, Synthetic, Neuroactive Steroid Is Effective at Decreasing Depression-Like Behaviors and Improving Maternal Care in Preclinical Models of Postpartum Depression.

Melón L, Hammond R, Lewis M, Maguire J.Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2018 Nov 23;9:703. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2018.00703. eCollection 2018.PMID: 30532739 

Inability to suppress the stress-induced activation of the HPA axis during the peripartum period engenders deficits in postpartum behaviors in mice.

Melón LC, Hooper A, Yang X, Moss SJ, Maguire J.Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2018 Apr;90:182-193. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.12.003. Epub 2017 Dec 21.PMID: 29274662 

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