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The following featured articles include those from NICHD researchers or NICHD-supported researchers:

  • Pitcher, M. R., Ward, C. S., Arvide, E. M., Chapleau, C. A., Pozzo-Miller, L., Hoeflich, A., et al. (2013). Insulinotropic treatments exacerbate metabolic syndrome in mice lacking MeCP2 function. Human Molecular Genetics, 22(13), 2626–2633. PMID: 23462290
  • Samaco, R. C., McGraw, C. M., Ward, C. S., Sun, Y., Neul, J. L., & Zoghbi, H. Y. (2013). Female Mecp2(+/-) mice display robust behavioral deficits on two different genetic backgrounds providing a framework for pre-clinical studies. Human Molecular Genetics, 22(1),96–109. PMID: 23026749
  • Bebbington, A., Downs, J., Percy, A., Pineda, M., Zeev, B. B., Bahi-Buisson, N., et al. (2012) The phenotype associated with a large deletion on MECP2. European Journal of Human Genetics, 20(9),921–927. PMID: 22473088
  • Downs, J., Leonard, H., & Hill, K. (2012). Initial assessment of the StepWatch Activity Monitor™ to measure walking activity in Rett syndrome. Disability and Rehabilitation, 34, 1010–1015. PMID: 22107440
  • Gonzales, M. L., Adams, S., Dunaway, K. W., & LaSalle, J. M. (2012). Phosphorylation of distinct sites in MeCP2 modifies cofactor associations and the dynamics of transcriptional regulation. Molecular and Cellular Biology, 32(14),2894–2903. PMID: 22615490
  • Katz, D. M., Berger-Sweeney, J. E., Eubanks, J. H., Justice, M. J., Neul, J. L., Pozzo-Miller, L., et al. (2012). Preclinical research in Rett syndrome: setting the foundation for translational success. Disease Models & Mechanisms, 5(6), 733–745. PMID: 23115203
  • Li, W., Calfa, G., Larimore, J, & Pozzo-Miller, L. (2012). Activity-dependent BDNF release and TRPC signaling is impaired in hippocampal neurons of Mecp2 mutant mice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(42),17087–17092. PMID: 23027959  
  • Neul, J. L. (2012). The relationship of Rett syndrome and MECP2 disorders to autism. Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience, 14(3),253–262. PMID: 23226951
  • Nguyen, M. V., Du, F., Felice, C. A., Shan, X., Nigam, A., Mandel, G., et al. (2012). MeCP2 is critical for maintaining mature neuronal networks and global brain anatomy during late stages of postnatal brain development and in the mature adult brain. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(29),10021–10034. PMID: 22815516
  • Woods, R., Vallero, R. O., Golub, M. S., Suarez, J. K., Ta, T. A., Yasui, D. H., et al. (2012). Long-lived epigenetic interactions between perinatal PBDE exposure and Mecp2308 mutation. Human Molecular Genetics, 21(11), 2399–2411. PMID: 22343140
  • Zhong, X., Li, H., & Chang, Q. (2012). MeCP2 phosphorylation is required for modulating synaptic scaling through mGluR5. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(37),12841–12847. PMID: 22973007
  • Goffin, D., Allen, M., Zhang, L., Amorim, M., Wang, I. T., Reyes, A. R., et al. (2011). Rett syndrome mutation MeCP2 T158A disrupts DNA binding, protein stability, and ERP responses. Nature Neuroscience, 15, 274–283. PMID: 22119903
  • Lane, J. B., Lee, H. S., Smith, L. W., Cheng, P., Percy, A. K., Glaze, D. G., et al. (2011). Clinical severity and quality of life in children and adolescents with Rett syndrome. Neurology, 77, 1812–1818. PMID: 22013176.
  • McCauley, M. D., Wang, T., Mike, E., Herrera J., Beavers, D. L., Huang, T. W., et al. (2011). Pathogenesis of lethal cardiac arrhythmias in Mecp2 mutant mice: Implications for therapy in Rett syndrome. Science Translational Medicine, 3,113ra125. PMID 22174313
  • McGraw, C. M., Samaco, R. C., & Zoghbi, H. Y. (2011). Adult neural function requires MeCP2. Science, 333, 186. PMID: 21636743

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