Gaston Calfa, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
Neurobiology University of Alabama, Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, United States 
Area:
MeCP2, Rett Syndrome, Hippocampus, Synapses

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2015 Bender CL, Calfa GD, Molina VA. Astrocyte plasticity induced by emotional stress: A new partner in psychiatric physiopathology? Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry. 65: 68-77. PMID 26320029 DOI: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2015.08.005  0.8
2015 Giachero M, Calfa GD, Molina VA. Hippocampal dendritic spines remodeling and fear memory are modulated by GABAergic signaling within the basolateral amygdala complex. Hippocampus. 25: 545-55. PMID 25600672 DOI: 10.1002/hipo.22409  0.8
2015 Calfa G, Li W, Rutherford JM, Pozzo-Miller L. Excitation/inhibition imbalance and impaired synaptic inhibition in hippocampal area CA3 of Mecp2 knockout mice. Hippocampus. 25: 159-68. PMID 25209930 DOI: 10.1002/hipo.22360  0.8
2014 Calfa G, Percy AK, Pozzo-Miller L. Dysfunction of the methyl-CpG-binding protein MeCP2 in rett syndrome Patho-Epigenetics of Disease. 43-69. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-3345-3_3  0.8
2013 Giachero M, Calfa GD, Molina VA. Hippocampal structural plasticity accompanies the resulting contextual fear memory following stress and fear conditioning. Learning & Memory (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.). 20: 611-6. PMID 24129097 DOI: 10.1101/lm.031724.113  0.8
2013 Larimore J, Ryder PV, Kim KY, Ambrose LA, Chapleau C, Calfa G, Gross C, Bassell GJ, Pozzo-Miller L, Smith Y, Talbot K, Park IH, Faundez V. MeCP2 regulates the synaptic expression of a Dysbindin-BLOC-1 network component in mouse brain and human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived neurons. Plos One. 8: e65069. PMID 23750231 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0065069  0.8
2013 Giachero M, Bustos SG, Calfa G, Molina VA. A BDNF sensitive mechanism is involved in the fear memory resulting from the interaction between stress and the retrieval of an established trace. Learning & Memory (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.). 20: 245-55. PMID 23589091 DOI: 10.1101/lm.029306.112  0.8
2013 Leuner K, Li W, Amaral MD, Rudolph S, Calfa G, Schuwald AM, Harteneck C, Inoue T, Pozzo-Miller L. Hyperforin modulates dendritic spine morphology in hippocampal pyramidal neurons by activating Ca(2+) -permeable TRPC6 channels. Hippocampus. 23: 40-52. PMID 22815087 DOI: 10.1002/hipo.22052  0.8
2012 Li W, Calfa G, Larimore J, Pozzo-Miller L. Activity-dependent BDNF release and TRPC signaling is impaired in hippocampal neurons of Mecp2 mutant mice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 17087-92. PMID 23027959 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1205271109  0.8
2012 Chapleau CA, Boggio EM, Calfa G, Percy AK, Giustetto M, Pozzo-Miller L. Hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons of Mecp2 mutant mice show a dendritic spine phenotype only in the presymptomatic stage. Neural Plasticity. 2012: 976164. PMID 22919518 DOI: 10.1155/2012/976164  0.8
2012 Calfa G, Chapleau CA, Campbell S, Inoue T, Morse SJ, Lubin FD, Pozzo-Miller L. HDAC activity is required for BDNF to increase quantal neurotransmitter release and dendritic spine density in CA1 pyramidal neurons. Hippocampus. 22: 1493-500. PMID 22161912 DOI: 10.1002/hipo.20990  0.8
2011 Calfa G, Hablitz JJ, Pozzo-Miller L. Network hyperexcitability in hippocampal slices from Mecp2 mutant mice revealed by voltage-sensitive dye imaging. Journal of Neurophysiology. 105: 1768-84. PMID 21307327 DOI: 10.1152/jn.00800.2010  0.8
2011 Calfa G, Percy AK, Pozzo-Miller L. Experimental models of Rett syndrome based on Mecp2 dysfunction. Experimental Biology and Medicine (Maywood, N.J.). 236: 3-19. PMID 21239731 DOI: 10.1258/ebm.2010.010261  0.8
2010 Li Y, Calfa G, Inoue T, Amaral MD, Pozzo-Miller L. Activity-dependent release of endogenous BDNF from mossy fibers evokes a TRPC3 current and Ca2+ elevations in CA3 pyramidal neurons. Journal of Neurophysiology. 103: 2846-56. PMID 20220070 DOI: 10.1152/jn.01140.2009  0.8
2009 Chapleau CA, Calfa GD, Lane MC, Albertson AJ, Larimore JL, Kudo S, Armstrong DL, Percy AK, Pozzo-Miller L. Dendritic spine pathologies in hippocampal pyramidal neurons from Rett syndrome brain and after expression of Rett-associated MECP2 mutations. Neurobiology of Disease. 35: 219-33. PMID 19442733 DOI: 10.1016/j.nbd.2009.05.001  0.8
2007 Calfa G, Bussolino D, Molina VA. Involvement of the lateral septum and the ventral Hippocampus in the emotional sequelae induced by social defeat: role of glucocorticoid receptors. Behavioural Brain Research. 181: 23-34. PMID 17445915 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2007.03.020  0.8
2006 Calfa G, Volosin M, Molina VA. Glucocorticoid receptors in lateral septum are involved in the modulation of the emotional sequelae induced by social defeat. Behavioural Brain Research. 172: 324-32. PMID 16814878 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2006.05.022  0.8
2005 Macció DR, Calfa G, Roth GA. Oral testosterone in male rats and the development of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Neuroimmunomodulation. 12: 246-54. PMID 15990455 DOI: 10.1159/000085656  0.8
2004 Macció DR, Calfa G, Volosín M, Roth GA. Serum testosterone and corticosterone levels in acute experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) in male Wistar rats. Neuro Endocrinology Letters. 25: 196-200. PMID 15349085  0.8
2003 Calfa G, Kademian S, Ceschin D, Vega G, Rabinovich GA, Volosin M. Characterization and functional significance of glucocorticoid receptors in patients with major depression: modulation by antidepressant treatment. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 28: 687-701. PMID 12727135 DOI: 10.1016/S0306-4530(02)00051-3  0.8
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