2014 Society for Neuroscience Presentations

HDRF Depression Task Force members will give 67 poster presentations at the the 2014 meeting of the Society for Neuroscience.

Chronological list of all presentations given by HDRF researchers:

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Brain maturation and neuron activity dynamically regulate histone variant expression
*A. A. THAMBIRAJAH, J. C. DIORIO, M. J. MEANEY
Program #: 30.15/A38 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Development of novel Gs / Golf biosensors: Gs-Golf functional selectivity in dopamine D1 receptors
*H. YANO, D. PROVASI, M. FILIZOLA, A. BONCI, S. FERRE, J. A. JAVITCH
Program #: 34.02/B37 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Epigenetics of stress effects in hippocampus: The ehRatio on H3K27
*B. S. MCEWEN, B. BIGIO, D. ZELLI, C. NASCA
Program #: 79.01/KK8 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Stress exposure induces resistance to LAC oral antidepressant treatment in a subset of vulnerable FSL rats
*A. A. MATHE, C. NASCA, V. SOUSA, T. L. STAN, P. SVENNINGSSON, B. S. MCEWEN
Program #: 79.02/KK9 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

mGlu2 is a key mediator in the responses to next-generation antidepressant treatments: Epigenetic mechanisms of neuronal plasticity
*C. NASCA, D. ZELLI, B. S. MCEWEN
Program #: 79.03/KK10 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Young BDNFmet carrier mice show a positive effect to stress: Is such positive effect lost with aging?
*E. M. WATERS, D. A. ZELLI, S. MAZID, B. S. MCEWEN, C. NASCA
Program #: 79.04/KK11 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Stress elicits contrasting patterns of responses in the dorsal vs ventral hippocampus
*D. A. ZELLI, B. BIGIO, S. CHATTARJI, B. S. MCEWEN, C. NASCA
Program #: 79.05/KK12 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

BAG-1 levels alter stress-induced gene expression in the prefrontal cortex
*T. G. RUBIN, J. D. GRAY, B. S. MCEWEN
Program #: 81.06/LL8 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Akt signaling within the nucleus accumbens regulates functional reactivity to chronic social defeat stress in male mice
*E. M. PARISE, L. F. ALCANTARA, O. K. SIAL, C. AYENI, S. VOLPE, E. J. NESTLER, C. A. BOLAÑOS-GUZMÁN
Program #: 179.16/RR8 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM -12:00 PM

Cell adhesion molecules in psychiatric diseases and aging
T. BUTT, A. SANTIAGO, A. DWORK, G. ROSOKLIJA, V. ARANGO, R. HEN, J. MANN, *M. BOLDRINI
Program #: 229.22/U12 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Lesions of the paraventricular nucleus of the thalamus differentially affect the acquisition and expression of Pavlovian-conditioned responses
*J. HAIGHT, K. M. FRASER, B. N. KUHN, H. AKIL, S. B. FLAGEL
Program #: 267.12/SS63 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

The effect of glucocorticoid receptor antagonism on sign-tracking behavior
S. SEWANI, K. H. LONG, T. SHAPIRO, H. AKIL, *S. B. FLAGEL
Program #: 267.15/SS66 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Monday, November 17, 2014

A single injection of ketamine confers robust, long-term protection against stress-induced depressive-like behaviors
*R. A. BRACHMAN, R. HEN, C. A. DENNY
Program #: 287.04 | Location: WCC 140A | Time: 8:45 AM – 9:00 AM

The contribution of NR2B-dependent plasticity in adult-born granule cells to antidepressant action
*L. TANNENHOLZ, R. HEN, M. A. KHEIRBEK
Program #: 287.05 | Location: WCC 140A | Time: 9:00 AM – 9:15 AM

Selective β-arrestine 1 deletion in stem cells of the dentate gyrus alters emotional state and dampens antidepressant effects in adult mice
*F. DARCET, J.-M. BEAULIEU, R. HEN, A. M. GARDIER1, J.-P. GUILLOUX, D. J. P. DAVID
Program #: 322.03/Y20 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Glucocorticoids modulate hippocampal glutamate tone underlying individual differences in cocaine sensitivity
*A. S. LEE, A. M. RAJADHYAKSHA, D. ZELLI, B. S. MCEWEN, C. NASCA
Program #: 325.05/AA4 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Chronic cocaine regulated repetitive element mobilization drives transcriptome mosaics in mouse nucleus accumbens
*J. FENG, T. WANG, J. SANTOS, M. CAHILL, L. SHEN, D. FARGO, E. J. NESTLER, R. P. WOYCHIK
Program #: 326.09/AA24 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Regulation and role of E2Fs in cocaine-elicited behavior
*H. M. CATES, E. HELLER, D. M. WALKER, E. RIBEIRO, R. C. BAGOT, C. J. PEÑA, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 326.12/BB3 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

What the mother does at night tells us about her self-stress regulation
J. F. L. PINNER, S. M. DINCES, R. D. ROMEO, B. S. MCEWEN, *A. C. TANG
Program #: 344.14/KK8 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Developmental patterns of gene expression in the fibroblast growth factor and stress systems: Comparisons between rats that differ in spontaneous anxiety
*P. M. MARAS, P. BLANDINO, S. J. WATSON, H. AKIL
Program #: 349.06/MM34 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Sex differences in hippocampal delta opioid receptor trafficking in response to acute and chronic stress
*B. HALL, A. D. GONZALEZ, S. MAZID, T. A. VAN KEMPEN, J. SELEGAN, B. S. MCEWEN, E. M. WATERS, T. A. MILNER
Program #: 349.11/NN3 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Differential BAG1 and BAG3 expression in the hippocampus of acute and chronically stressed mice
*N. P. BOWLES, T. G. RUBIN, J. D. GRAY, B. S. MCEWEN
Program #: 349.13/NN5 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

FGF2 is a target and a trigger of histone modification in association with differences in vulnerability to affective behavior
*S. CHAUDHURY, E. L. AURBACH, V. SHARMA, P. BLANDINO, C. A. TURNER, H. AKIL, S. J. WATSON
Program #: 350.15/NN21 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Three-dimensional modeling of light and heat propagation during fiber optic illumination of the brain
*J. M. STUJENSKE, T. SPELLMAN, J. A. GORDON
Program #: 358.06/SS19 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Direct hippocampal-prefrontal input supports the encoding of spatial information during a working memory task
*T. SPELLMAN, M. RIGOTTI, S. FUSI, J. GOGOS, J. A. GORDON
Program #: 358.11/SS24 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Haploinsufficiency of ZDHHC8, a gene within the 22q11 microdeletion, results in impairments in spatial working memory and hippocampal-prefrontal connectivity
*M. TAMURA, A. M. ROSEN, T. J. SPELLMAN, J. A. GOGOS, J. A. GORDON
Program #: 358.12/SS25 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Reciprocal thalamo-prefrontal and prefronto-thalmic projections support spatial working memory
*S. S. BOLKAN, S. Z. PARNAUDEAU, T. J. SPELLMAN, A. CLARK, J. A. GORDON, C. KELLENDONK
Program #: 358.19/SS32 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Ventral hippocampal input to medial prefrontal cortex is necessary for anxiety behavior and anxiety-induced theta synchrony
*N. PADILLA, G. M. PIERCE, D. BLACKMAN, T. SPELLMAN, J. A. GORDON
Program #: 358.20/SS33 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Inhibiting prefrontal inputs to the amygdala leads to fear generalization
*E. LIKHTIK, J. M. STUJENSKE, M. A. TOPIWALA, T. SPELLMAN, J. A. GORDON
Program #: 358.24/SS37 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Molecular rescue of ventral hippocampal-medial prefrontal cortical synchrony deficit in Dgcr8 haploinsufficient mice
S. SCHAMILOGLU, *A. ROSEN, T. A. ATKIN, T. J. SPELLMAN, M. KARAYIORGOU, J. A. GOGOS, J. A. GORDON
Program #: 358.28/SS41 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

A pathophysiological mechanism and treatment strategy for autism
*L. J. DUFFNEY, P. ZHONG, E. MATAS, J. WEI, J. CHENG, D. M. DIETZ, E. J. NESTLER, Z. YAN
Program #: 361.14/TT30 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Dysfunctional GABAB transmission at striatonigral synapses drives motor sensitization in parkinsonian mice
*A. BORGKVIST, M. KHEIRBEK, R. HEN, D. SULZER
Program #: 414.17/S12 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Region-specific induction of FosB isoforms in mouse brain after stress or chronic fluoxetine exposure
M. A. THIBAULT, A. L. EAGLE, S. KASKA, E. J. NESTLER, M. S. MAZEI-ROBISON, V. VIALOU, *A. ROBISON
Program #: 426.13/AA22 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Methyl supplementation via L-Methionine attenuates addictive-like behaviors in rats and blocks c-Fos activation in the reward circuit following cocaine-primed reinstatement
*K. N. WRIGHT, F. HOLLIS, F. DUCLOT, D. M. DIETZ, T. C. FRANCIS, R. MERCER, A. M. DOSSAT, C. E. STRONG, J. FENG, M. LOBO, E. J. NESTLER, M. KABBAJ
Program #: 430.17/DD12 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Fibroblast growth factor 2 enhances the retention of extinction learning in resilient but not vulnerable rats bred for their locomotor response to novelty
*K. E. PRATER, E. L. AURBACH, H. LARCINESE, P. MARAS, C. A. TURNER, P. BLANDINO, S. J. WATSON, S. MAREN, H. AKIL
Program #: 467.14/UU73 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 – 5:00 PM

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Distinct circuits underlie the effects of 5-HT1B receptors on aggression and impulsivity
*K. M. NAUTIYAL, K. TANAKA, M. M. BARR, Y. LE DANTEC, L. TRITSCHLER, D. J. DAVID, A. M. GARDIER, C. BLANCO, S. AHMARI, R. HEN
Program #: 527.02/DD24 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

A “multiple hit” model of affective disorders in rats selectively bred for differences in emotional reactivity
*C. AYDIN, K. FROHMADER, A. MEDINA, S. J. WATSON, H. AKIL
Program #: 547.02/QQ12 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Changes in autonomic arousal elicited by subcallosal cingulate DBS are associated with white matter connectivity to the mid-cingulate cortex
*C. INMAN, P. RIVA POSSE, K. CHOI, A. CROWELL, S. DANIELSON, S. GARLOW, H. MAYBERG, S. HAMANN
Program #: 553.11/SS55 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Corticotropin releasing hormone increases 2-arachidonoylglycerol in the medial prefrontal cortex
A. B. KIM, M. GRAY, D. J. HERMANSON, R. J. MCLAUGHLIN, C. D. WILSON, H. A. VECCHIARELLI, B. S. MCEWEN, J. SCHULKIN, I. N. KARATSOREOS, S. PATEL, *M. N. HILL
Program #: 596.12/C40 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Cingulo-frontal network dynamics explains the correlation between EEG theta and treatment outcome in depression
J. RAMIREZ-MAHALUF, A. ROXIN, H. S. MAYBERG, *A. COMPTE
Program #: 615.25/Y5 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

The development of novel dopamine D3 receptor-selective partial agonists as potential medications to treat psychostimulant abuse
*C. A. BOATENG, O. M. OKUNOLA-BAKARE, T. M. KECK, C. BURZYNSKI, C. SCHWEPPE, R. RAIS, B. SLUSHER, P. DONTHAMSETTI, J. A. JAVITCH, W. JOHN, P. CZOTY, M. A. NADER, A. H. NEWMAN
Program #: 616.07/Y15 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Characterization of the role of limbic p11 on addiction and depression
*M. ARANGO, J. T. SCHWARZ, M. VERNOV, I. NINAN, R. MARONGIU, F. JEANNETEAU, E. J. NESTLER, P. GREENGARD, S. RUSSO, M. G. KAPLITT
Program #: 617.01/Y31 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Adolescent cocaine exposure alters acetylation and tri-methylation on histone 3 lysine 9 in the hippocampus and nucleus accumbens exclusively in selectively bred rats that are typically resilient to addiction
*A. PARSEGIAN, J. GARCIA-FUSTER, S. CHAUDHURY, P. BLANDINO, S. J. WATSON, S. FLAGEL, H. AKIL
Program #: 619.23/AA18 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Glutamatergic regulation prevents age-related spatial memory decline through dendritic spine clustering
*A. C. PEREIRA, H. LAMBERT, Y. GROSSMAN, W. JANSSEN, B. MCEWEN, J. MORRISON
Program #: 653.16/UU4 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

RNA-sequencing after translating ribosomal affinity purification (TRAP) identifies in vivo gene expression differences in CA3 neurons of mice subjected to early life stress (ELS)
*J. D. GRAY, T. G. RUBIN, B. S. MCEWEN
Program #: 675.06 | Location: WCC 206 | Time: 9:15 AM – 9:30 PM

Differentiation of SH-SY5Y human neuroblastoma cells alters FGF2-mediated signal transduction
*L. A. DOKAS, S. J. WATSON, H. AKIL
Program #: 681.04/A4 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Lithium increases granule neuron number in the dentate gyrus of subjects with bipolar disorder
*A. N. SANTIAGO, T. H. BUTT, G. B. ROSOKLIJA, A. DWORK, R. HEN, V. ARANGO, J. MANN, M. BOLDRINI
Program #: 706.13/V8 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Differential gene expression patterns in various sub-nuclei of human amygdala
*V. SHARMA, M. HAGENAUER, S. CHAUDHURY, R. C. THOMPSON, R. M. MYERS, A. F. SCHATZBERG, J. D. BARCHAS, W. E. BUNNEY, H. AKIL, S. J. WATSON
Program #: 708.03/W21 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The functional serotonin 1a receptor promoter polymorphism, rs6295, is associated with psychiatric illness and differences in transcription
*Z. R. DONALDSON, B. LE FRANCOIS, T. L. SANTOS, M. BOLDRINI, V. ARANGO, C. A. STOCKMEIER, K. J. RESSLER, P. R. ALBERT, R. HEN
Program #: 708.10/W28 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Comparative expression of neuropeptide processing enzymes in the postmortem hippocampus of control vs. depressed subjects
*M. WASELUS, D. N. LOVAY, A. MEDINA, S. BURKE, W. E. BUNNEY, R. M. MYERS, A. F. SCHATZBERG, J. D. BARCHAS, H. AKIL, S. J. WATSON
Program #: 708.12/W30 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Analysis of hypothalamic substance p mRNA in major depressive disorder
*D. M. KROLEWSKI, A. MEDINA, R. M. MYERS, A. SCHATZBERG, J. D. BARCHAS, W. E. BUNNEY, H. AKIL, S. J. WATSON
Program #: 708.13/W31 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Adolescent social stress induces sex-specific effects on cocaine-elicited and anxiety-like behaviors in the adult mouse
*D. M. WALKER, M. A. DOYLE, E. J. HARRIGAN, H. M. CATES, G. E. HODES, P. J. KENNEDY, D. FERGUSON, B. LABONTE, H. SUN, J. RABKIN, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 709.09/X6 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Identification of novel circuits in the nucleus accumbens involving somatostatin interneurons and their role in cocaine induced plasticity
*E. A. RIBEIRO, J. KOO, B. JUAREZ, J. SCARPA, J. FENG, J. RABKIN, H. SUN, D. WALKER, H. CATES, M. DOYLE, E. MOUZON, M. HAN, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 709.10/X7 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Cocaine regulates monoubiquitination of histones H2A and H2B
*J. RABKIN, H. SUN, E. S. CALIPARI, H. M. CATES, E. A. RIBEIRO, M. CAHILL, R. L. NEVE, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 709.17/X14 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Genome-wide brain gene network alterations in major depressive disorder
*B. LABONTÉ, I. PURUSHOTHAMAN, C. TAMMINGA, G. TURECKI, B. ZHANG, L. SHEN, E. NESTLER
Program #: 709.18/X15 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Novel role of microtubules in the dysregulation of reward learning by cocaine
*E. S. CALIPARI, M. E. CAHIL, D. DAMEZ-WERNO, D. M. WALKER, J. A. LANDRY, Y. L. HURD, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 709.19/X16 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Gadd45b is a critical mediator of susceptibility in the social defeat model of depression
*J. KOO, J. FENG, B. LABONTÉ, E. RIBEIRO, R. NEVE, M. LOBO, E. NESTLER
Program #: 709.20/X17 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Circuit-wide transcriptional profiling in a mouse model of depression
*R. C. BAGOT, I. MAZE, I. PURUSHOTHAMAN, X. LIU, H. M. CATES, C. J. PEÑA, K. N. SCOBIE, H. SUN, D. DAMEZ-WERNO, L. SHEN, B. ZHANG, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 709.21/X18 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Early life stress alters gene expression and activity patterns in the mesolimbic dopamine system and enhances susceptibility to depression
*C. J. PENA, I. PURUSHOTHAMAN, A. K. FRIEDMAN, R. C. BAGOT, M.-H. HAN, L. SHEN, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 709.22/X19 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

The Rap1 small GTPase network regulates cocaine-mediated dendritic spine morphogenesis and behavioral reward
*M. E. CAHILL, H. SUN, R. C. BAGOT, J. KOO, R. NEVE, A. GANCARZ, G. L. SCHROEDER, D. M. DIETZ, E. J. NESTLER
Program #: 709.24/X21 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Fibroblast growth factor 9 is a novel anxiogenic and pro-depressant agent in the hippocampus
*E. L. AURBACH, E. INUI, C. A. TURNER, M. H. HAGENAUER, K. E. PRATER, W. E. BUNNEY, R. M. MYERS, J. D. BARCHAS, A. SCHATZBERG, S. J. WATSON, H. AKIL
Program #: 710.07/Y10 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Stress and FGF2 interact to modulate anxiety-like behavior and hippocampal mTOR signaling
*E. K. HEBDA-BAUER, L. A. DOKAS, Q. WEI, S. J. WATSON, H. AKIL
Program #: 710.10/Y13 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Klf9 is a novel transcriptional regulator of resilience to chronic stress
A. BESNARD, *T. LANGBERG, S. LEVINSON, K. M. SCOBIE, E. D. LEONARDO, R. HEN, A. SAHAY
Program #: 711.26/Z23 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Adult hippocampal neurogenesis and trace fear conditioning: A role in parceling associative fear among ambiguous competing cues?
*D.-O. SEO, M. NGUYEN, F. SHUE, M. A. CARILLO, R. HEN, M. R. DREW
Program #: 754.12/UU74 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Upregulation of dopamine D2 receptors in the nucleus accumbens indirect pathway enhances motivation
*E. F. GALLO, B. FENG, J. JAVITCH, C. KELLENDONK
Program #: 755.05/UU81 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Role of histone deacetylase 5 in dorsal striatum in incubation of methamphetamine craving
*T. ZERIC, M. B. CARREIRA, H. CATES, P. KENNEDY, S. KAMBHAMPATI, J. M. BOSSERT, E. J. NESTLER, C. W. COWAN, Y. SHAHAM, X. LI
Program #: 811.09/AA24 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Rejuvenating the dentate gyrus with stage-specific expansion of adult-born neurons to enhance memory precision in adulthood and aging
K. MCAVOY, K. N. SCOBIE, S. BERGER, N. GUO, H. VEGA-RAMIREZ, S. MIAKE-LYE, M. WHALEN, M. NELSON, M. BERGAMI, B. BERNINGER, D. BARSTCH, R. HEN, *A. SAHAY
Program #: 847.19/UU15 | Location: WCC Hall A-C | Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

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