Elizabeth K. Lucas

Psychology University of Alabama, Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, United States 
Interneurons, development
"Elizabeth Lucas"
Mean distance: 17.21 (cluster 6)


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Rita M. Cowell grad student 2011 UAB
 (Identification of putative gene targets of PGC-1alpha in the brain: Insights into inhibitory neuron maturation, physiology, and behavior.)
Stewart A. Anderson post-doc 2011- Weill Cornell Research
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McMeekin LJ, Lucas EK, Meador-Woodruff JH, et al. (2015) Cortical PGC-1α-Dependent Transcripts are Reduced in Postmortem Tissue From Patients With Schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin
Bartley AF, Lucas EK, Brady LJ, et al. (2015) Interneuron Transcriptional Dysregulation Causes Frequency-Dependent Alterations in the Balance of Inhibition and Excitation in Hippocampus. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 35: 15276-90
Lucas EK, Reid CS, McMeekin LJ, et al. (2014) Cerebellar transcriptional alterations with Purkinje cell dysfunction and loss in mice lacking PGC-1α. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 8: 441
Lucas EK, Dougherty SE, McMeekin LJ, et al. (2014) PGC-1α provides a transcriptional framework for synchronous neurotransmitter release from parvalbumin-positive interneurons. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 34: 14375-87
Lucas EK, Jegarl A, Clem RL. (2014) Mice lacking TrkB in parvalbumin-positive cells exhibit sexually dimorphic behavioral phenotypes. Behavioural Brain Research. 274: 219-25
Dougherty SE, Bartley AF, Lucas EK, et al. (2014) Mice lacking the transcriptional coactivator PGC-1α exhibit alterations in inhibitory synaptic transmission in the motor cortex. Neuroscience. 271: 137-48
Shan D, Lucas EK, Drummond JB, et al. (2013) Abnormal expression of glutamate transporters in temporal lobe areas in elderly patients with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research. 144: 1-8
Lucas EK, Dougherty SE, McMeekin LJ, et al. (2012) Developmental alterations in motor coordination and medium spiny neuron markers in mice lacking pgc-1α. Plos One. 7: e42878
Dougherty SE, Reeves JL, Lucas EK, et al. (2012) Disruption of Purkinje cell function prior to huntingtin accumulation and cell loss in an animal model of Huntington disease. Experimental Neurology. 236: 171-8
Ma D, Li S, Lucas EK, et al. (2010) Neuronal inactivation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ coactivator 1α (PGC-1α) protects mice from diet-induced obesity and leads to degenerative lesions. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 285: 39087-95
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