Isaac Pessah

InstitutionUniversity of California Davis
Address2203 VM3B
CA 95616
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    1. Zheng J, McKinnie SMK, El Gamal A, Feng W, Dong Y, Agarwal V, Fenical W, Kumar A, Cao Z, Moore BS, Pessah I. Correction to Organohalogens Naturally Biosynthesized in Marine Environments and Produced As Disinfection Byproducts Alter Sarco/Endoplasmic Reticulum Ca2+ Dynamics. Environ Sci Technol. 2018 Jun 19. PMID: 29916692.
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    2. Zheng J, McKinnie SMK, El Gamal A, Feng W, Dong Y, Agarwal V, Fenical W, Kumar A, Cao Z, Moore BS, Pessah I. Organohalogens Naturally Biosynthesized in Marine Environments and Produced as Disinfection Byproducts Alter Sarco/Endoplasmic Reticulum Ca2+ Dynamics. Environ Sci Technol. 2018 May 01; 52(9):5469-5478. PMID: 29617551.
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    3. Li X, Holland EB, Feng W, Zheng J, Dong Y, Pessah I, Duffel MW, Robertson LW, Lehmler HJ. Authentication of synthetic environmental contaminants and their (bio)transformation products in toxicology: polychlorinated biphenyls as an example. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018 Jan 10. PMID: 29322390.
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    4. Feng W, Zheng J, Robin G, Dong Y, Ichikawa M, Inoue Y, Mori T, Nakano T, Pessah I. Enantioselectivity of 2,2',3,5',6-Pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB 95) Atropisomers toward Ryanodine Receptors (RyRs) and Their Influences on Hippocampal Neuronal Networks. Environ Sci Technol. 2017 Dec 19; 51(24):14406-14416. PMID: 29131945.
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    5. Holland EB, Goldstone JV, Pessah I, Whitehead A, Reid NM, Karchner SI, Hahn ME, Nacci DE, Clark BW, Stegeman JJ. Ryanodine receptor and FK506 binding protein 1 in the Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus): A phylogenetic and population-based comparison. Aquat Toxicol. 2017 Nov; 192:105-115. PMID: 28942070.
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    6. Robin G, López JR, Espinal GM, Hulsizer S, Hagerman PJ, Pessah I. Calcium dysregulation and Cdk5-ATM pathway involved in a mouse model of fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome. Hum Mol Genet. 2017 07 15; 26(14):2649-2666. PMID: 28444183.
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    7. Barnych B, Vasylieva N, Joseph T, Hulsizer S, Nguyen HM, Cajka T, Pessah I, Wulff H, Gee SJ, Hammock BD. Development of Tetramethylenedisulfotetramine (TETS) Hapten Library: Synthesis, Electrophysiological Studies, and Immune Response in Rabbits. Chemistry. 2017 Jun 22; 23(35):8466-8472. PMID: 28411375.
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    8. Nik AM, Pressly B, Singh V, Antrobus S, Hulsizer S, Rogawski MA, Wulff H, Pessah I. Rapid Throughput Analysis of GABAA Receptor Subtype Modulators and Blockers Using DiSBAC1(3) Membrane Potential Red Dye. Mol Pharmacol. 2017 Jul; 92(1):88-99. PMID: 28428226.
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    9. Zhang R, Pessah I. Divergent Mechanisms Leading to Signaling Dysfunction in Embryonic Muscle by Bisphenol A and Tetrabromobisphenol A. Mol Pharmacol. 2017 04; 91(4):428-436. PMID: 28143888.
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    10. Dunaway KW, Islam MS, Coulson RL, Lopez SJ, Vogel Ciernia A, Chu RG, Yasui DH, Pessah I, Lott P, Mordaunt C, Meguro-Horike M, Horike SI, Korf I, LaSalle JM. Cumulative Impact of Polychlorinated Biphenyl and Large Chromosomal Duplications on DNA Methylation, Chromatin, and Expression of Autism Candidate Genes. Cell Rep. 2016 12 13; 17(11):3035-3048. PMID: 27974215.
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    11. Cao Z, Xu J, Hulsizer S, Cui Y, Dong Y, Pessah I. Influence of tetramethylenedisulfotetramine on synchronous calcium oscillations at distinct developmental stages of hippocampal neuronal cultures. Neurotoxicology. 2017 01; 58:11-22. PMID: 27984050.
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    12. Holland EB, Feng W, Zheng J, Dong Y, Li X, Lehmler HJ, Pessah I. An Extended Structure-Activity Relationship of Nondioxin-Like PCBs Evaluates and Supports Modeling Predictions and Identifies Picomolar Potency of PCB 202 Towards Ryanodine Receptors. Toxicol Sci. 2017 01; 155(1):170-181. PMID: 27655348.
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    13. Pessah I, Rogawski MA, Tancredi DJ, Wulff H, Zolkowska D, Bruun DA, Hammock BD, Lein PJ. Models to identify treatments for the acute and persistent effects of seizure-inducing chemical threat agents. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2016 08; 1378(1):124-136. PMID: 27467073.
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    14. Ronjat M, Feng W, Dardevet L, Dong Y, Al Khoury S, Chatelain FC, Vialla V, Chahboun S, Lesage F, Darbon H, Pessah I, De Waard M. In cellulo phosphorylation induces pharmacological reprogramming of maurocalcin, a cell-penetrating venom peptide. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Apr 26; 113(17):E2460-8. PMID: 27071086; PMCID: PMC4855579 [Available on 10/26/16].
    15. Ahn KC, Ranganathan A, Bever CS, Hwang SH, Holland EB, Morisseau K, Pessah I, Hammock BD, Gee SJ. Detection of the Antimicrobial Triclosan in Environmental Samples by Immunoassay. Environ Sci Technol. 2016 Apr 05; 50(7):3754-61. PMID: 26937944; PMCID: PMC4821808 [Available on 04/05/17].
    16. Bruun DA, Cao Z, Inceoglu B, Vito ST, Austin AT, Hulsizer S, Hammock BD, Tancredi DJ, Rogawski MA, Pessah I, Lein PJ. Combined treatment with diazepam and allopregnanolone reverses tetramethylenedisulfotetramine (TETS)-induced calcium dysregulation in cultured neurons and protects TETS-intoxicated mice against lethal seizures. Neuropharmacology. 2015 Aug; 95:332-42. PMID: 25882826; PMCID: PMC4466064.
    17. Cao Z, Zou X, Cui Y, Hulsizer S, Lein PJ, Wulff H, Pessah I. Rapid throughput analysis demonstrates that chemicals with distinct seizurogenic mechanisms differentially alter Ca2+ dynamics in networks formed by hippocampal neurons in culture. Mol Pharmacol. 2015 Apr; 87(4):595-605. PMID: 25583085; PMCID: PMC4366799.
    18. Coleman N, Nguyen HM, Cao Z, Brown BM, Jenkins DP, Zolkowska D, Chen YJ, Tanaka BS, Goldin AL, Rogawski MA, Pessah I, Wulff H. The riluzole derivative 2-amino-6-trifluoromethylthio-benzothiazole (SKA-19), a mixed KCa2 activator and NaV blocker, is a potent novel anticonvulsant. Neurotherapeutics. 2015 Jan; 12(1):234-49. PMID: 25256961; PMCID: PMC4322077.
    19. Fritsch EB, Stegeman JJ, Goldstone JV, Nacci DE, Champlin D, Jayaraman S, Connon RE, Pessah I. Expression and function of ryanodine receptor related pathways in PCB tolerant Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) from New Bedford Harbor, MA, USA. Aquat Toxicol. 2015 Feb; 159:156-66. PMID: 25546006; PMCID: PMC4300256.
    20. Berman RF, Buijsen RA, Usdin K, Pintado E, Kooy F, Pretto D, Pessah I, Nelson DL, Zalewski Z, Charlet-Bergeurand N, Willemsen R, Hukema RK. Mouse models of the fragile X premutation and fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome. J Neurodev Disord. 2014; 6(1):25. PMID: 25136376; PMCID: PMC4135345.
    21. Altamirano F, Eltit JM, Robin G, Linares N, Ding X, Pessah I, Allen PD, López JR. Ca2+ influx via the Na+/Ca2+ exchanger is enhanced in malignant hyperthermia skeletal muscle. J Biol Chem. 2014 Jul 04; 289(27):19180-90. PMID: 24847052; PMCID: PMC4081953.
    22. Cao Z, Cui Y, Nguyen HM, Jenkins DP, Wulff H, Pessah I. Nanomolar bifenthrin alters synchronous Ca2+ oscillations and cortical neuron development independent of sodium channel activity. Mol Pharmacol. 2014 Apr; 85(4):630-9. PMID: 24482397; PMCID: PMC3965893.
    23. Yang D, Kania-Korwel I, Ghogha A, Chen H, Stamou M, Bose DD, Pessah I, Lehmler HJ, Lein PJ. PCB 136 atropselectively alters morphometric and functional parameters of neuronal connectivity in cultured rat hippocampal neurons via ryanodine receptor-dependent mechanisms. Toxicol Sci. 2014 Apr; 138(2):379-92. PMID: 24385416; PMCID: PMC4007107.
    24. Pretto DI, Kumar M, Cao Z, Cunningham CL, Durbin-Johnson B, Qi L, Berman R, Noctor SC, Hagerman RJ, Pessah I, Tassone F. Reduced excitatory amino acid transporter 1 and metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 expression in the cerebellum of fragile X mental retardation gene 1 premutation carriers with fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome. Neurobiol Aging. 2014 May; 35(5):1189-97. PMID: 24332449; PMCID: PMC4062976.
    25. Niknam Y, Feng W, Cherednichenko G, Dong Y, Joshi SN, Vyas SM, Lehmler HJ, Pessah I. Structure-activity relationship of selected meta- and para-hydroxylated non-dioxin like polychlorinated biphenyls: from single RyR1 channels to muscle dysfunction. Toxicol Sci. 2013 Dec; 136(2):500-13. PMID: 24014653; PMCID: PMC3858193.
    26. Vogel CF, Wu D, Goth SR, Baek J, Lollies A, Domhardt R, Grindel A, Pessah I. Aryl hydrocarbon receptor signaling regulates NF-?B RelB activation during dendritic-cell differentiation. Immunol Cell Biol. 2013 Oct; 91(9):568-75. PMID: 23999131; PMCID: PMC3806313.
    27. Fritsch EB, Pessah I. Structure-activity relationship of non-coplanar polychlorinated biphenyls toward skeletal muscle ryanodine receptors in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Aquat Toxicol. 2013 Sep 15; 140-141:204-12. PMID: 23827775; PMCID: PMC3813431.
    28. Walker CK, Anderson KW, Milano KM, Ye S, Tancredi DJ, Pessah I, Hertz-Picciotto I, Kliman HJ. Trophoblast inclusions are significantly increased in the placentas of children in families at risk for autism. Biol Psychiatry. 2013 Aug 01; 74(3):204-11. PMID: 23623455; PMCID: PMC3755347.
    29. Lin YP, Pessah I, Puschner B. Simultaneous determination of polybrominated diphenyl ethers and polychlorinated biphenyls by gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry in human serum and plasma. Talanta. 2013 Sep 15; 113:41-8. PMID: 23708622; PMCID: PMC3698050.
    30. Cao Z, Hulsizer S, Cui Y, Pretto DL, Kim KH, Hagerman PJ, Tassone F, Pessah I. Enhanced asynchronous Ca(2+) oscillations associated with impaired glutamate transport in cortical astrocytes expressing Fmr1 gene premutation expansion. J Biol Chem. 2013 May 10; 288(19):13831-41. PMID: 23553633; PMCID: PMC3650419.
    31. Tassone F, Choudhary NS, Tassone F, Durbin-Johnson B, Hansen R, Hertz-Picciotto I, Pessah I. Identification of expanded alleles of the FMR1 Gene in the CHildhood Autism Risks from Genes and Environment (CHARGE) study. J Autism Dev Disord. 2013 Mar; 43(3):530-9. PMID: 22767137; PMCID: PMC4596818.
    32. Fritsch EB, Connon RE, Werner I, Davies RE, Beggel S, Feng W, Pessah I. Triclosan impairs swimming behavior and alters expression of excitation-contraction coupling proteins in fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas). Environ Sci Technol. 2013 Feb 19; 47(4):2008-17. PMID: 23305567; PMCID: PMC3640625.
    33. Eltit JM, Ding X, Pessah I, Allen PD, Lopez JR. Nonspecific sarcolemmal cation channels are critical for the pathogenesis of malignant hyperthermia. FASEB J. 2013 Mar; 27(3):991-1000. PMID: 23159934; PMCID: PMC3574284.
    34. Koenig CM, Lango J, Pessah I, Berman RF. Maternal transfer of BDE-47 to offspring and neurobehavioral development in C57BL/6J mice. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2012 Nov-Dec; 34(6):571-80. PMID: 23022914; PMCID: PMC3501584.
    35. Kaplan ES, Cao Z, Hulsizer S, Tassone F, Berman RF, Hagerman PJ, Pessah I. Early mitochondrial abnormalities in hippocampal neurons cultured from Fmr1 pre-mutation mouse model. J Neurochem. 2012 Nov; 123(4):613-21. PMID: 22924671; PMCID: PMC3564636.
    36. Mitchell MM, Woods R, Chi LH, Schmidt RJ, Pessah I, Kostyniak PJ, LaSalle JM. Levels of select PCB and PBDE congeners in human postmortem brain reveal possible environmental involvement in 15q11-q13 duplication autism spectrum disorder. Environ Mol Mutagen. 2012 Oct; 53(8):589-98. PMID: 22930557; PMCID: PMC3739306.
    37. Braunschweig D, Golub MS, Koenig CM, Qi L, Pessah I, Van de Water J, Berman RF. Maternal autism-associated IgG antibodies delay development and produce anxiety in a mouse gestational transfer model. J Neuroimmunol. 2012 Nov 15; 252(1-2):56-65. PMID: 22951357; PMCID: PMC4096980.
    38. Feng W, Hwang HS, Kryshtal DO, Yang T, Padilla IT, Tiwary AK, Puschner B, Pessah I, Knollmann BC. Coordinated regulation of murine cardiomyocyte contractility by nanomolar (-)-epigallocatechin-3-gallate, the major green tea catechin. Mol Pharmacol. 2012 Nov; 82(5):993-1000. PMID: 22918967; PMCID: PMC3477230.
    39. Cherednichenko G, Zhang R, Bannister RA, Timofeyev V, Li N, Fritsch EB, Feng W, Barrientos GC, Schebb NH, Hammock BD, Beam KG, Chiamvimonvat N, Pessah I. Triclosan impairs excitation-contraction coupling and Ca2+ dynamics in striated muscle. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Aug 28; 109(35):14158-63. PMID: 22891308; PMCID: PMC3435154.
    40. Cao Z, Hammock BD, McCoy M, Rogawski MA, Lein PJ, Pessah I. Tetramethylenedisulfotetramine alters Ca²? dynamics in cultured hippocampal neurons: mitigation by NMDA receptor blockade and GABA(A) receptor-positive modulation. Toxicol Sci. 2012 Dec; 130(2):362-72. PMID: 22889812; PMCID: PMC3529644.
    41. Braunschweig D, Duncanson P, Boyce R, Hansen R, Ashwood P, Pessah I, Hertz-Picciotto I, Van de Water J. Behavioral correlates of maternal antibody status among children with autism. J Autism Dev Disord. 2012 Jul; 42(7):1435-45. PMID: 22012245; PMCID: PMC4871696.
    42. Koenig CM, Walker CK, Qi L, Pessah I, Berman RF. Lack of evidence for neonatal misoprostol neurodevelopmental toxicity in C57BL6/J mice. PLoS One. 2012; 7(6):e38911. PMID: 22719983; PMCID: PMC3374803.
    43. Liu J, Koscielska KA, Cao Z, Hulsizer S, Grace N, Mitchell G, Nacey C, Githinji J, McGee J, Garcia-Arocena D, Hagerman RJ, Nolta J, Pessah I, Hagerman PJ. Signaling defects in iPSC-derived fragile X premutation neurons. Hum Mol Genet. 2012 Sep 01; 21(17):3795-805. PMID: 22641815; PMCID: PMC3412379.
    44. Eltit JM, Bannister RA, Moua O, Altamirano F, Hopkins PM, Pessah I, Molinski TF, López JR, Beam KG, Allen PD. Malignant hyperthermia susceptibility arising from altered resting coupling between the skeletal muscle L-type Ca2+ channel and the type 1 ryanodine receptor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 May 15; 109(20):7923-8. PMID: 22547813; PMCID: PMC3356662.
    45. Wayman GA, Yang D, Bose DD, Lesiak A, Ledoux V, Bruun D, Pessah I, Lein PJ. PCB-95 promotes dendritic growth via ryanodine receptor-dependent mechanisms. Environ Health Perspect. 2012 Jul; 120(7):997-1002. PMID: 22534141; PMCID: PMC3404670.
    46. Wayman GA, Bose DD, Yang D, Lesiak A, Bruun D, Impey S, Ledoux V, Pessah I, Lein PJ. PCB-95 modulates the calcium-dependent signaling pathway responsible for activity-dependent dendritic growth. Environ Health Perspect. 2012 Jul; 120(7):1003-9. PMID: 22534176; PMCID: PMC3404671.
    47. Shelton JF, Hertz-Picciotto I, Pessah I. Tipping the balance of autism risk: potential mechanisms linking pesticides and autism. Environ Health Perspect. 2012 Jul; 120(7):944-51. PMID: 22534084; PMCID: PMC3404662.
    48. Cao Z, Hulsizer S, Tassone F, Tang HT, Hagerman RJ, Rogawski MA, Hagerman PJ, Pessah I. Clustered burst firing in FMR1 premutation hippocampal neurons: amelioration with allopregnanolone. Hum Mol Genet. 2012 Jul 01; 21(13):2923-35. PMID: 22466801; PMCID: PMC3373240.
    49. Woods R, Vallero RO, Golub MS, Suarez JK, Ta TA, Yasui DH, Chi LH, Kostyniak PJ, Pessah I, Berman RF, LaSalle JM. Long-lived epigenetic interactions between perinatal PBDE exposure and Mecp2308 mutation. Hum Mol Genet. 2012 Jun 01; 21(11):2399-411. PMID: 22343140; PMCID: PMC3349420.
    50. Barrientos GC, Feng W, Truong K, Matthaei KI, Yang T, Allen PD, Lopez JR, Pessah I. Gene dose influences cellular and calcium channel dysregulation in heterozygous and homozygous T4826I-RYR1 malignant hyperthermia-susceptible muscle. J Biol Chem. 2012 Jan 20; 287(4):2863-76. PMID: 22139840; PMCID: PMC3267780.
    51. Yuen B, Boncompagni S, Feng W, Yang T, Lopez JR, Matthaei KI, Goth SR, Protasi F, Franzini-Armstrong C, Allen PD, Pessah I. Mice expressing T4826I-RYR1 are viable but exhibit sex- and genotype-dependent susceptibility to malignant hyperthermia and muscle damage. FASEB J. 2012 Mar; 26(3):1311-22. PMID: 22131268; PMCID: PMC3289506.
    52. Kim KH, Pessah I. Perinatal exposure to environmental polychlorinated biphenyls sensitizes hippocampus to excitotoxicity ex vivo. Neurotoxicology. 2011 Dec; 32(6):981-5. PMID: 21571002; PMCID: PMC3181005.
    53. Tassone F, Qi L, Zhang W, Hansen RL, Pessah I, Hertz-Picciotto I. MAOA, DBH, and SLC6A4 variants in CHARGE: a case-control study of autism spectrum disorders. Autism Res. 2011 Aug; 4(4):250-61. PMID: 21538940; PMCID: PMC3151322.
    54. Eltit JM, Li H, Ward CW, Molinski T, Pessah I, Allen PD, Lopez JR. Orthograde dihydropyridine receptor signal regulates ryanodine receptor passive leak. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Apr 26; 108(17):7046-51. PMID: 21482776; PMCID: PMC3084091.
    55. Ta TA, Koenig CM, Golub MS, Pessah I, Qi L, Aronov PA, Berman RF. Bioaccumulation and behavioral effects of 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether (BDE-47) in perinatally exposed mice. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2011 May-Jun; 33(3):393-404. PMID: 21334437; PMCID: PMC3543834.
    56. Hertz-Picciotto I, Bergman A, Fängström B, Rose M, Krakowiak P, Pessah I, Hansen R, Bennett DH. Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in relation to autism and developmental delay: a case-control study. Environ Health. 2011 Jan 05; 10(1):1. PMID: 21205326; PMCID: PMC3029221.
    57. Lein PJ, Barnhart CD, Pessah I. Acute hippocampal slice preparation and hippocampal slice cultures. Methods Mol Biol. 2011; 758:115-34. PMID: 21815062; PMCID: PMC3499947.
    58. Feng W, Barrientos GC, Cherednichenko G, Yang T, Padilla IT, Truong K, Allen PD, Lopez JR, Pessah I. Functional and biochemical properties of ryanodine receptor type 1 channels from heterozygous R163C malignant hyperthermia-susceptible mice. Mol Pharmacol. 2011 Mar; 79(3):420-31. PMID: 21156754; PMCID: PMC3061367.
    59. Giulivi C, Zhang YF, Omanska-Klusek A, Ross-Inta C, Wong S, Hertz-Picciotto I, Tassone F, Pessah I. Mitochondrial dysfunction in autism. JAMA. 2010 Dec 01; 304(21):2389-96. PMID: 21119085.
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    60. Kim KH, Bose DD, Ghogha A, Riehl J, Zhang R, Barnhart CD, Lein PJ, Pessah I. Para- and ortho-substitutions are key determinants of polybrominated diphenyl ether activity toward ryanodine receptors and neurotoxicity. Environ Health Perspect. 2011 Apr; 119(4):519-26. PMID: 21106467; PMCID: PMC3080935.
    61. Ashwood P, Krakowiak P, Hertz-Picciotto I, Hansen R, Pessah I, Van de Water J. Associations of impaired behaviors with elevated plasma chemokines in autism spectrum disorders. J Neuroimmunol. 2011 Mar; 232(1-2):196-9. PMID: 21095018; PMCID: PMC3053074.
    62. Giulivi C, Ross-Inta C, Omanska-Klusek A, Napoli E, Sakaguchi D, Barrientos G, Allen PD, Pessah I. Basal bioenergetic abnormalities in skeletal muscle from ryanodine receptor malignant hyperthermia-susceptible R163C knock-in mice. J Biol Chem. 2011 Jan 07; 286(1):99-113. PMID: 20978128; PMCID: PMC3013050.
    63. Cunningham CL, Martínez Cerdeño V, Navarro Porras E, Prakash AN, Angelastro JM, Willemsen R, Hagerman PJ, Pessah I, Berman RF, Noctor SC. Premutation CGG-repeat expansion of the Fmr1 gene impairs mouse neocortical development. Hum Mol Genet. 2011 Jan 01; 20(1):64-79. PMID: 20935171; PMCID: PMC3000676.
    64. Eltit JM, Feng W, Lopez JR, Padilla IT, Pessah I, Molinski TF, Fruen BR, Allen PD, Perez CF. Ablation of skeletal muscle triadin impairs FKBP12/RyR1 channel interactions essential for maintaining resting cytoplasmic Ca2+. J Biol Chem. 2010 Dec 03; 285(49):38453-62. PMID: 20926377; PMCID: PMC2992278.
    65. Ashwood P, Krakowiak P, Hertz-Picciotto I, Hansen R, Pessah I, Van de Water J. Altered T cell responses in children with autism. Brain Behav Immun. 2011 Jul; 25(5):840-9. PMID: 20833247; PMCID: PMC3039713.
    66. Ashwood P, Krakowiak P, Hertz-Picciotto I, Hansen R, Pessah I, Van de Water J. Elevated plasma cytokines in autism spectrum disorders provide evidence of immune dysfunction and are associated with impaired behavioral outcome. Brain Behav Immun. 2011 Jan; 25(1):40-5. PMID: 20705131; PMCID: PMC2991432.
    67. Feng W, Cherednichenko G, Ward CW, Padilla IT, Cabrales E, Lopez JR, Eltit JM, Allen PD, Pessah I. Green tea catechins are potent sensitizers of ryanodine receptor type 1 (RyR1). Biochem Pharmacol. 2010 Aug 15; 80(4):512-21. PMID: 20471964; PMCID: PMC2907350.
    68. Estève E, Eltit JM, Bannister RA, Liu K, Pessah I, Beam KG, Allen PD, López JR. A malignant hyperthermia-inducing mutation in RYR1 (R163C): alterations in Ca2+ entry, release, and retrograde signaling to the DHPR. J Gen Physiol. 2010 Jun; 135(6):619-28. PMID: 20479110; PMCID: PMC2888056.
    69. Bannister RA, Estève E, Eltit JM, Pessah I, Allen PD, López JR, Beam KG. A malignant hyperthermia-inducing mutation in RYR1 (R163C): consequent alterations in the functional properties of DHPR channels. J Gen Physiol. 2010 Jun; 135(6):629-40. PMID: 20479108; PMCID: PMC2888063.
    70. Paul R, Pessah I, Gane L, Ono M, Hagerman PJ, Brunberg JA, Tassone F, Bourgeois JA, Adams PE, Nguyen DV, Hagerman R. Early onset of neurological symptoms in fragile X premutation carriers exposed to neurotoxins. Neurotoxicology. 2010 Aug; 31(4):399-402. PMID: 20466021; PMCID: PMC3918243.
    71. Rose M, Bennett DH, Bergman A, Fängström B, Pessah I, Hertz-Picciotto I. PBDEs in 2-5 year-old children from California and associations with diet and indoor environment. Environ Sci Technol. 2010 Apr 01; 44(7):2648-53. PMID: 20196589; PMCID: PMC3900494.
    72. Eltit JM, Yang T, Li H, Molinski TF, Pessah I, Allen PD, Lopez JR. RyR1-mediated Ca2+ leak and Ca2+ entry determine resting intracellular Ca2+ in skeletal myotubes. J Biol Chem. 2010 Apr 30; 285(18):13781-7. PMID: 20207743; PMCID: PMC2859541.
    73. Hertz-Picciotto I, Green PG, Delwiche L, Hansen R, Walker C, Pessah I. Blood mercury concentrations in CHARGE Study children with and without autism. Environ Health Perspect. 2010 Jan; 118(1):161-6. PMID: 20056569; PMCID: PMC2831962.
    74. Chen Y, Tassone F, Berman RF, Hagerman PJ, Hagerman RJ, Willemsen R, Pessah I. Murine hippocampal neurons expressing Fmr1 gene premutations show early developmental deficits and late degeneration. Hum Mol Genet. 2010 Jan 01; 19(1):196-208. PMID: 19846466; PMCID: PMC2792156.
    75. Pessah I, Cherednichenko G, Lein PJ. Minding the calcium store: Ryanodine receptor activation as a convergent mechanism of PCB toxicity. Pharmacol Ther. 2010 Feb; 125(2):260-85. PMID: 19931307; PMCID: PMC2823855.
    76. Stamova B, Green PG, Tian Y, Hertz-Picciotto I, Pessah I, Hansen R, Yang X, Teng J, Gregg JP, Ashwood P, Van de Water J, Sharp FR. Correlations between gene expression and mercury levels in blood of boys with and without autism. Neurotox Res. 2011 Jan; 19(1):31-48. PMID: 19937285.
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    77. Tian Y, Green PG, Stamova B, Hertz-Picciotto I, Pessah I, Hansen R, Yang X, Gregg JP, Ashwood P, Jickling G, Van de Water J, Sharp FR. Correlations of gene expression with blood lead levels in children with autism compared to typically developing controls. Neurotox Res. 2011 Jan; 19(1):1-13. PMID: 19921347; PMCID: PMC3006638.
    78. Morisseau C, Merzlikin O, Lin A, He G, Feng W, Padilla I, Denison MS, Pessah I, Hammock BD. Toxicology in the fast lane: application of high-throughput bioassays to detect modulation of key enzymes and receptors. Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Dec; 117(12):1867-72. PMID: 20049205; PMCID: PMC2799460.
    79. Halladay AK, Amaral D, Aschner M, Bolivar VJ, Bowman A, DiCicco-Bloom E, Hyman SL, Keller F, Lein P, Pessah I, Restifo L, Threadgill DW. Animal models of autism spectrum disorders: information for neurotoxicologists. Neurotoxicology. 2009 Sep; 30(5):811-21. PMID: 19596370; PMCID: PMC3014989.
    80. Barrientos G, Bose DD, Feng W, Padilla I, Pessah I. The Na+/Ca2+ exchange inhibitor 2-(2-(4-(4-nitrobenzyloxy)phenyl)ethyl)isothiourea methanesulfonate (KB-R7943) also blocks ryanodine receptors type 1 (RyR1) and type 2 (RyR2) channels. Mol Pharmacol. 2009 Sep; 76(3):560-8. PMID: 19509218; PMCID: PMC2730388.
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