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Selected Publications, 2007-present

 

RAPHAEL BERNIER

Bernier, R. Neuroscience Consultant (2011). Ingenious Minds. Science Channel/Screaming Flea Production Company.

Chapman, N., Estes, A., Munson, J., Bernier, R., Webb, S., Rothstein, J., Minshew, N., Dawson, G., Schellenberg, G., Wijsman, E. (2011). Discrepancy between performance and verbal IQ:  a quantitative autism endophenotype with strong evidence for loci on chromosomes 10 and 16. Human Genetics, 129, 59-70.

O’Roak, B., Derizioti, P., Lee, C., Vives, L., Schwartz, J., Girirajan, S., Karakoc, E., MacKenzie, A., Ng, S., Baker, C., Rieder, M., Nickerson, D., Bernier, R., Fisher, S., Shendure, J. & Eichler, E. (2011). Exome sequencing in sporadic autism reveals severe de novo mutations. Nature Genetics, 43(6), 585-589.  PMCID: PMC3115696

Bernier, R. & Gerdts, J. (2010). Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Reference Handbook. ABC:CLIO Publishers, Santa Barbara, CA.

Bernier, R., Mao, A. & Yen, J. (2010). Psychopathology, Families, and Culture: Autism. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, 19. 855-867.

Neuhaus, E., Beauchaine, T., & Bernier, R. (2010). Neurobiological Correlates of Social Functioning in Autism. Developmental Psychology, 30, 733-748.

Glessner, J.T., Wang, K., Cai, G., Korvatska, O., Kim, C.E.,Wood, S., Zhang, H., Estes, A., Brune, C., Bradfield, J.P., Imielinski, M., Frackelton, E.C., Reichert, J., Crawford, E., Munson, J., Sleiman, P., Chiavacci, R., Annaiah, K., Thomas, K., Hou, C., Glaberson, W., Flory, J., Otieno, F., Garris, M., Soorya, L., Klei, L., Piven, J., Meyer, KJ., Anagnostou, E., Sakurai, T., Game, RM., Rudd, DS., Zurawiecki, D., McDougle, C., Davis, LK., Miller, J., Posey, D., Michaels, S., Kolevzon, A., Silverman, J.,  Bernier, R., et al.  (2009).  Autism genome wide copy number variation reveals ubiquitin and neuronal genes.  Nature, 459(7246), 569-573.  PMCID: PMC2925224

Wang, K., Zhang, H., Ma, D., Bucan, M., Glessner, J.T., Abrahams, BS., Salyakina, D., Imielinski, M., Bradfield, J.P., Sleiman, P., Kim, C.E., Chiavacci, R., Takahashi, N., Sakurai, T., Rappaport, E., Lajohchere, C.M., Munson, J., Estes, A., Korvatska, O., Piven, J., Sonnenblick, L.I., Alvarex Retuerto, A., Herman, E.I., Dong, H., Hutman, T., Sigman, M., Ozonoff, S., Klin, A., Owley, T., Sweeney, J.A., Brune, C.W., Cantor, R., Bernier, R., . . . Hakonarson, H.  (2009).  Common genetic variants on 5p14.1 associate with autism spectrum disorders.  Nature, 459(7246), 528-533.  PMCID: PMC29943511

Webb, S., Bernier, R., Burner, K., Murias, M. (2009). Electrophysiology and Evoked Potenitials in autism research. In D. Amaral, G. Dawson & D. Geschwind (Eds.) Autism Spectrum Disorders. Oxford Library of Psychology.

Bernier, R. & Dawson, G. (2008). The role of mirror neuron dysfunction in autism. In J. Pineda (Ed.) The Role of Mirroring Processes in Social Cognition. Totowa, NJ:  The Humana Press, Inc. 

Bernier, R., Winter, J. & Varley, J (2008). My Next Steps: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding Autism (DVD). Seattle, Washington: University of Washington Autism Center.

Faja, S., Aylward, E., Bernier, R. & Dawson, G. (2008). Becoming a face expert: A computerized face-training program for high functioning individuals with autism spectrum disorders. Behavioral Neuropsychology, 33, 1-24.

Bernier, R., Dawson, G., Webb, S. & Murias, M. (2007). EEG mu rhythm and imitation impairments in individuals with autism spectrum disorder. Brain and Cognition, 64, 228-237.

Dawson, G. & Bernier, R. (2007). Social Brain Circuitry in Autism. In D. Coch, G. Dawson & K. Fischer (Eds.), Human Behavior and the Developing Brain, 2nd edition. New York: Guilford Press.

Dawson, G., Estes, A., Munson, J., Schellenberg, G., Bernier, R., Abbott, R., & Wijsman, E. (2007). Quantitative Assessment of Autism Symptoms in Autism Probands and Family Members: Broader Phenotype Autism Symptom Scale. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37, 523-536.

Webb, S., Dawson, G., Bernier, R., & Panagiotides, H. (2007). ERP evidence of atypical face processing in young children with autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 36, 881-890.

 

STEPHEN DAGER

Corrigan, NM, Shaw DWW, Richards TL, Estes A, Friedman SD, Petropoulos H, Artu AA, Dager SR. Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy and MRI reveal no evidence for brain mitochondrial dysfunction in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism Developmental Disorders, doi: 10.1007/s10803-011-1216-y, 2011.

Dager SR, Corrigan NM, Richards TL, Shaw DWW. Brain Chemistry: Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy. In D. Amaral, G. Dawson, and D. Geshwind (Eds.), Autism Spectrum Disorders, New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.

Corrigan, NM, Richards TL, Friedman SD, Petropoulos H, Dager SR. Improving 1H MRSI measurement of cerebral lactate for clinical applications. Psychiatry Research 182(1):40-47, 2010.

Dager SR. The vexing role of baseline: Implications for neuroimaging studies of panic disorder Int J Psychophysiology. 78(1):20-26, 2010.

Kim JE, Lyoo IK, Estes AM, Renshaw PF, Shaw DW, Friedman SD, Kim DJ, Yoon SJ, Hwang J, Dager SR. Laterobasal Amygdalar Enlargement in 6- to 7-Year-Old Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Archives of General Psychiatry. 67(11):1187-97, 2010.

Lyoo, IK, Dager SR, Kim JE, Yoon SJ, Friedman SD, Dunner DL, Renshaw PF. Lithium-induced gray matter volume increase as a neural correlate of  treatment response in bipolar disorder: a longitudinal brain imaging study. Neuropsychopharmacology. 35(8):1743-50, 2010. Epub 2010 Mar 31.

Webb SJ, Sparks BF, Friedman SD, Shaw DW, Giedd J, Dawson G, Dager SR.
Cerebellar vermal volumes in children with autism spectrum disorder. Psychiatry Research. 172(1):61-67, 2009.

Belmonte M, Mazziotta J, Minshew N, Evans A, Courchesne E, Dager SR, Bookheimer S, Aylward E, Amaral D, Cantor R, Chugani D, Dale A, Davatzikos C, Gerig G, Herbert M, Lainhart J, Murphy D, Piven J, Reiss A, Schultz B, Zeffiro T, Levi-Pearl S, Lajonchere C, Colamarino S:Offering to Share: How to Put Heads Together in Autism Neuroimaging. Journal Autism Dev Disorders. 38(1):2-13, 2008.

Dager SR, Corrigan NM, Richards TL, Posse S. Research Applications of Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS) to Investigate Psychiatric Disorders. Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 19(2):81-96, 2008.

Dager SR, Friedman SD, Petropoulos H, Shaw DWW. Imaging evidence for pathological brain development in Autism Spectrum Disorders. In: Zimmerman A, ed. Autism: current theories and evidence. Totowa (NJ): Humana Press: 361- 380, 2008.

Han DH, Renshaw PF, Dager SR, Chung A, Lee YS, Lyoo IK: Altered cingulate white matter connectivity in panic disorder patients. J Psychiatry Researc 42(5):399-407, 2008.

Kucewicz JC, Dunmire B, Giardino ND, Leotta DF, Paun M, Dager SR, Beach KW. Tissue Pulsatility Imaging of Cerebral Vasoreactivity During Hyperventilation. Ultrasound Med Biology. 34(8):1200-1208, 2008.

Dager SR, Petropoulos H, Friedman SD, Shaw DWW: Gray Matter T2 relaxation abnormalities in Autism Spectrum Disorder (letter). Neurology 68:1237-1238, 2007.

Dager SR, Wang L, Friedman S, Shaw DD, Sparks B, Artru A, Dawson G, Csernansky J:  Shape Mapping of the Hippocampus in Young Children with Autism. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 28(4):672-677, 2007.

Friedman S, Jensen J, Frederick B, Artru A, Renshaw P, Dager SR: Brain changes to
hypocapnia using rapidly interleaved phosphorus-proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy at 4 Tesla. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 27(3):646-53, 2007.

Giardino ND, Friedman S, Dager SR: Every Breath You Take: Anxiety and Its Implications for Functional Brain Imaging. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 48(2):103-112, 2007.

Kim MJ, Lyoo IK, Dager SR, Friedman S, Chey J, Hwang J, Lee YJ,. Dunner DL, Renshaw PF: The Occurrence of Cavum Septi Pellucidi Enlargement is Increased in Bipolar Disorder Patients. Bipolar Disorders 9(3):274-80, 2007.

Wassink TH, Hazlett HC, Epping EA, Arndt S, Dager SR, Schellenberg GD, Dawson G, Piven J: Cerebral Cortical Gray Matter Overgrowth and Functional Variation of the Serotonin Transporter Gene in Autism. Archives of General Psychology. 64(6): 709-717, 2007.

 

ANNETTE ESTES

Anney, R., Klei, L., Pinto, D., Regan, R., Conroy, J., Magalhaes,T.R., Correia, C.,
Abrahams, B.S.,  Sykes, N., Pagnamenta, A.T., Almeida, J., Bacchelli, E., Bailey, A.J., Baird, G., Battaglia, A., Berney, T., Bolshakova, N., Bölte, S., Bolton,P.F., Bourgeron,T., Brennan, S., Brian, J., Carson, A.R., Casallo, G., Casey, J., Chu, S., Cochrane, L., Corsello, C., Crawford, E.L., Crossett, A., Dawson, G., de Jonge, M., Delorme, R., Drmic, I., Duketis, E., Duque, F., Estes, A., et al. (2011). A genomewide scan for common alleles affecting risk for autism. Human Molecular Genetics, 19(20), 4072-4082. (PMC2947401)

Chapman, N., Estes, A., Munson, J., Bernier, R., Webb, S., Rothstein, J., Minshew, N.,  Dawson, G.,  Schellenberg, G., Wijsman, E. (2011). Genome scan for IQ discrepancy in autism: evidence for loci on chromosomes 10 and 16. Human Genetics. 129(1), 59-70, DOI: 10.1007/s00439-010-0899-z. (PMID20963441; NIHMS264624)

Corrigan, N.M., Shaw, D.W.W., Richards, T.L., Estes, A., Friedman, S., Petropoulos, H., Artru, A., Dager, S.R. (2011). Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy and MRI reveal no evidence for brain mitochondrial dysfunction in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. Advance online publication.  Doi: 10.1007/s10803-011-1216-y

Estes, A., Rivera, V., Bryan, M., Cali, P., & Dawson, G. (2011). Discrepancies between academic achievement and intellectual ability in school-aged children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 41(8), 1044-1052. DOI:10.1007/s10803-010-1127-3.

Estes, A., Sparks, B., Shaw, D., Friedman, S., Geid, J.N., Dawson, G., & Dager, S.R. (2011). Basal ganglia morphometry and repetitive behavior in young children with autism spectrum disorder. Autism Research, 4. 2011 April 7. [Epub ahead of print] DOI: 10.1002/aur.193

Korvatska, O., Estes, A., Munson, J., Berkis, L., Kohen, R., Yu, C.E., Schellenberg, G.D., & Raskind, W.H. (2011). Mutations in the TSGA14 gene in families with autism spectrum disorders. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics. 156B(3), 303-311. (PMID21438139)

Kim, J.E., Lyoo, I.K., Estes, A., Renshaw, P., Shaw, D.W., Friedman, S.D., Kim, D.J. Yoon, S.J., & Dager, S.R. (2010). Laterobasal amygdalar enlargement in 6- to7-year-old children with autism spectrum disorder. Archives of General Psychiatry, 67(11), 1187-1197. (PMID21041620)

Noor, A., Whibley, A., Marshall, C.R.,   Gianakopoulos, P.J., Piton, A., Carson, A.R.,
Orlic-Milacic, M., Lionel, A., Sato, D., Pinto, D., Irene Drmic, Noakes, C., Senman, L., Zhang, X., Mo, R., Gauthier, J., Crosbie, J., Pagnamenta, A.T., Munson, J., Estes, A., Fiebig, A., Franke, A., Schreiber, S., Stewart, A.F.R., Roberts, R., McPherson, R., Guter, S.J., Cook Jr., E.H., Dawson, G., Schellenberg, G.D., Battaglia, A., Maestrini, E., Autism Genome Project Consortium, Jeng, L., Hutchison, T., Rajcan-Separovic, E., Chudley, A.E., Lewis, S.M.E., Liu, X., Holden, J., Fernandez, B., Zwaigenbaum, L., Bryson, S.E., Roberts, W., Szatmari, P., Gallagher, L., Stratton, M.R., Gecz, J., Brady, A.F., Schwartz, C.E., Schachar, R.J., Monaco, A.P., Rouleau, G.A., Hui, C., Raymond, F.L., Scherer, S.W., Vincent, J.B. (2010). Disruption at the PTCHD1 locus on Xp22.11 in autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability. Science Translational Medicine. 2(49), 49ra68.  (NIHMS245373)

Pinto, D., Pagnamenta, A. T., Klei, L., Anney, R., Merico, D., Regan, R., Conroy, J.,
Magalhaes, T. R., Correia, C., Abrahams, B. S., Almeida, J., Bacchelli, E., Bader, G. D., Bailey, A. J., Baird, G., Battaglia, A., Berney, T., Bolshakova, N., Bolte, S., Bolton, P. F., Bourgeron, T., Brennan, S., Brian, J., Bryson, S. E., Carson, A. R., Casallo, G., Casey, J., Chung, B. H., Cochrane, L., Corsello, C., Crawford, E. L., Crossett, A., Cytrynbaum, C., Dawson, G., de Jonge, M., Delorme, R., Drmic, I., Duketis, E., Duque, F., Estes, A., et al., (2010). Functional impact of global rare copy number variation in autism spectrum disorders. Nature, 466(7304), 368-372. (PMC3021798)

Estes, A., Munson, J., Dawson, G., Koehler, E., Zhou, X., & Abbott, R. (2009). Parenting stress and psychological functioning among mothers of preschool children with autism and developmental delay. Autism: International Journal of Research and Practice, 13(4), 375-387.  (PMCID2965631)

Glessner, J.T., Wang, K., Cai, G., Korvatska, O., Kim, C.E.,Wood, S., Zhang, H., Estes, A., Brune, C., Bradfield, J.P., Imielinski, M., Frackelton, E.C., Reichert, J., Crawford, E., Munson, J., Sleiman, P., Chiavacci, R., Annaiah, K., Thomas, K., Hou, C., Glaberson, W., Flory, J., Otieno, F., Garris, M., Soorya, L., Klei, L., Piven, J., Meyer, KJ., Anagnostou, E., Sakurai, T., Game, RM., Rudd, DS., Zurawiecki, D., McDougle, C., Davis, LK., Miller, J., Posey, D., Michaels, S., Kolevzon, A., Silverman, J.,  Bernier, R., Levy, SE., Dawson, G., Owley, T., McMahon, WM., Wassink, TH., Sweeney, JA., Nurnberger JI., Coon, H., Sutcliffe, JS., Minshew, NJ., Grant, S., Bucan, M., Cook, EH., Buxbaum, JD., Devlin, B., Schellenberg, GD., & Hakonarson, H. (2009). Autism genome wide copy number variation reveals ubiquitin and neuronal genes. Nature, 459(7246), 569-573. (PMCID2925224)

Wang, K., Zhang, H., Ma, D., Bucan, M., Glessner, J.T., Abrahams, BS., Salyakina, D., Imielinski, M., Bradfield, J.P., Sleiman, P., Kim, C.E., Chiavacci, R., Takahashi, N., Sakurai, T., Rappaport, E., Lajohchere, C.M., Munson, J., Estes, A., Korvatska, O., Piven, J., Sonnenblick, L.I., Alvarex Retuerto, A., Herman, E.I., Dong, H., Hutman, T., Sigman, M., Ozonoff, S., Klin, A., Owley, T., Sweeney, J.A., Brune, C.W., Cantor, R., Bernier, R., Gilbert, J.R., Cuccaro, M.L., Wassink, T.H., McMahon, W.M., Coon, H., Miller, J., Nurnberger, J.I., State, M., Haines, J.L., Levy, S., Sutcliffe, J.S., Cook, E.H., Minshew, N.J., Buxbaum, J.D., Dawson, G., Grant, S., Geshwind, D.H., Pericak-Vance, M., Schellenberg, G.D., & Hakonaron, H. (2009). Common genetic variants on 5p14.1 associate with autism spectrum disorders. Nature, 459(7246), 528-533.  (PMCID29943511)

Weiss, L.A., Arking, D.E., Daly, M.J., Chakravarti, A., JHU – NIMH Genome Scan Team, Autism Consortium - AGRE Genome Scan Team, Replication Teams Autism Genome Project Consortium, listed alphabetically, Anney, R., Bailey, A.J., Baird, G., Battaglia, A., Berney, T., Betancur, C., Bölte, S., Bolton, P.F., Brian, J., Bryson, S.E, Buxbaum, J.D., Cabrito, I., Cai, G., Cantor. R.M., Cook, E.H., Coon, H., Conroy, J., Correia, C., Corsello, C., Crawford, E.L., Cuccaro, M.L., Dawson, G., de Jonge, M., Devlin. B., Duketis, E., Ennis, S., Estes, A., et al, The Homozygosity Mapping Collaborative for Autism (HMCA), MGH-Oulu Study, MGH-Iran Study, MGH-EDSP Study, Children’s Hospital Boston, Montreal, (2009). A genome-wide linkage and association scan reveals novel loci for autism. Nature, 461, 802-808.  (PMCID2772655)

Brune, C.W., Korvatska, E., Allen-Brady, K., Cook, E., Dawson, G., Devlin, B., Estes, A., Hennelly, M., Hyman, S., McMahon, W., Munson, J., Rodier, P., Schellenberg, G., Stodgell, C., & Coon, H. (2008). Heterogeneous association between engrailed-2 and autism in the CPEA network. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B (Neuropsychiatric Genetics), 147B(2), 187-193.

Liu, X.Q., Paterson, A.D., & Szatmari, P., Bailey,A.J., Baird,G., Bartlett,C., Battaglia,A., Berney,T., Betancur,C.,Bölte,S., Bolton,P.F., Brian,J., Bryson,S.E., Buxbaum,J.D., Cantor,R.M., Cook,E.H., Coon,H., Corsello,C., Cuccaro,M.L., Davis,K.L., Dawson,G., de Jonge,M., Devlin,B., Ennis,S., Estes,A., et. al. (2008). Genome-wide linkage analyses of quantitative and categorical autism subphenotypes. Biological Psychiatry, 64(7), 561-570. (PMCID2670970)

Munson, J., Dawson, G., Sterling, L., Beauchaine, T., Zhou, A., Kohler, E., Lord, C., Rogers, S., Sigman, M., Estes, A., & Abbott, R. (2008). Evidence for latent classes of IQ in young children with autism spectrum disorder. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 113(6), 439-452. (NIHMS239944)

Sterling, L., Dawson, G., Estes, A., & Greenson, J. (2008). Characteristics associated with presence of depressive symptoms in adults with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 38(6),1011-1018. (NIHMS245373)

Autism Genome Project Consortium, Szatmari, P., Paterson, A. D., Zwaigenbaum, L., Roberts, W., Brian, J., Liu, X. Q., Vincent, J. B., Skaug, J. L., Thompson, A. P., Senman, L., Feuk, L., Qian, C., Bryson, S. E., Jones, M. B., Marshall, C. R., Scherer, S. W., Vieland, V. J., Bartlett, C., Mangin, L. V., Goedken, R., Segre, A., Pericak-Vance, M. A., Cuccaro, M. L., Gilbert, J. R., Wright, H. H., Abramson, R. K., Betancur, C., Bourgeron, T., Gillberg, C., Leboyer, M., Buxbaum, J. D., Davis, K. L., Hollander, E., Silverman, J. M., Hallmayer, J., Lotspeich, L., Sutcliffe, J. S., Haines, J. L., Folstein, S. E., Piven, J., Wassink, T. H., Sheffield, V., Geschwind, D. H., Bucan, M., Brown, W. T., Cantor, R. M., Constantino, J. N., Gilliam, T. C., Herbert, M., Lajonchere, C., Ledbetter, D. H., Lese-Martin, C., Miller, J., Nelson, S., Samango-Sprouse, C. A., Spence, S., State, M., Tanzi, R. E., Coon, H., Dawson, G., Devlin, B., Estes, A., et al. (2007). Mapping autism risk loci using genetic linkage and chromosomal rearrangements. Nature Genetics, 39(3), 319-328.

Dawson, G., Estes, A., Munson, J., Schellenberg, G., Bernier, R., Abbot, R., & Wijsman, E. (2007). Quantitative assessment of autism symptom-related traits in probands and parents: Broader phenotype of autism symptom scale. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37(3), 523-536.

Estes, A. Dawson, G., Sterling, L., & Munson, J. (2007). Level of intellectual functioning predicts different patterns of associated symptoms in school-age children with autism spectrum disorder. American Journal of Mental Retardation, 112(6),439-449.

 

NATALIA KLEINHANS

Kleinhans, N.M., Richards, T., Weaver, K., Liang, O., Dawson, G., Aylward, E. (2009). Brief Report: Biochemical correlates of clinical impairment in high functioning autism and Asperger’s disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 39, 1079-86.

Corrigan, N.M., Richards, T., Webb, S.J., Murias, M., Merkle, K., Kleinhans, N.M., Johnson, L.C., Poliakov, A., Aylward, E., Dawson, G. (2009). An investigation of the relationship between fMRI and ERP source localized measurements of brain activity during face processing. Brain Topography, 22, 83-96.

Schur, E., Kleinhans, N., Goldberg, J., Buchwald, D., Schwartz, M., Maravilla, K. (2009). Activation in brain energy regulation and reward centers by food cues varies with choice of visual stimulus. International Journal of Obesity, 33, 653-61.

Friedman, S.D., Kleinhans, N.M., Munson, J., Webb, S.J. (2008) Studies of Brain Morphology, Chemistry, and Function in Asperger's Disorder. In: Asperger's Disorder. Jeffrey L. Rausch, Maria E. Johnson, Manuel F. Casanova, Eds. Informa Healthcare, London.

Kleinhans, N.M., Richards, T., Stegbauer, K., Mahurin, R., Johnson, L.C., Greenson, J., Dawson, G., Aylward, E. (2008). Abnormal functional connectivity in autism spectrum disorders during face processing.  Brain, 131, 1000-12

Kleinhans, N.M., Mueller, R-A, Cohen, D.N., Courchesne, E. (2008) Atypical functional lateralization of language in autism spectrum disorders. Brain Research, 1221, 115-25.

Kleinhans, N.M., L. Johnson, L.C., Richards, T., Mahurin, R., Greenson, J., Dawson, G., Aylward E. (2009) Reduced neural habituation in the amygdala is related to social impairments in autism spectrum disorders. American Journal of Psychiatry, 166, 467-75. 

Gaffrey, M., Kleinhans, N. M., Haist, F., Akshoomoff, N., Campbell, A., Courchesne, E., Müller, R.-A. (2007) Atypical participation of visual cortex during word processing in autism: an fMRI study of semantic decision.  Neuropsychologia, 45,1672-1684.

Kleinhans, N.M., Johnson, L. C., Mahurin, R., Richards, T., Stegbauer, K. C., Greenson, J., Dawson, G., Aylward, E. (2007). Amygdala reactivity to neutral faces predicts face memory performance. Neuroreport, 18, 987-91. 

Kleinhans, N.M., Schweinsburg, B.C., Cohen, D. N., Müller, R-A, Courchesne, E. (2007). N-acetyl aspartate in autism spectrum disorders: Regional effects and relationship to FMRI activation. Brain Research, 1162, 85-97.

 

JEFFREY MUNSON

Chapman NH, Estes A, Munson J, Bernier R, Webb SJ, Rothstein JH, Minshew NJ, Dawson G, Schellenberg GD, Wijsman EM.  (2011). Genome-scan for IQ discrepancy in autism: evidence for loci on chromosomes 10 and 16.  Hum Genet. 129(1):59-70.

Korvatska O, Estes A, Munson J, Dawson G, Bekris LM, Kohen R, Yu CE, Schellenberg GD, Raskind WH.  (2011).  Mutations in the TSGA14 gene in families with autism spectrum disorders.  Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet.  156B(3), 303-311.

Noor A, Whibley A, Marshall CR, Gianakopoulos PJ, Piton A, Carson AR, Orlic-Milacic M, Lionel AC, Sato D, Pinto D, Drmic I, Noakes C, Senman L, Zhang X, Mo R, Gauthier J, Crosbie J, Pagnamenta AT, Munson J, Estes AM, Fiebig A, Franke A, Schreiber S, Stewart AF, Roberts R, McPherson R, Guter SJ, Cook EH Jr, Dawson G, Schellenberg GD, Battaglia A, Maestrini E; Autism Genome Project Consortium, Jeng L, Hutchison T, Rajcan-Separovic E, Chudley AE, Lewis SM, Liu X, Holden JJ, Fernandez B, Zwaigenbaum L, Bryson SE, Roberts W, Szatmari P, Gallagher L, Stratton MR, Gecz J, Brady AF, Schwartz CE, Schachar RJ, Monaco AP, Rouleau GA, Hui CC, Lucy Raymond F, Scherer SW, Vincent JB.  (2011).  Disruption at the PTCHD1 Locus on Xp22.11 in Autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability.  Sci Transl Med, 2(49):49ra68.

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Dawson, G., Rogers, S., Munson, J., Smith, M., Wonter, J., Greenson, J., Donaldson, A., Varley, J.  (2010).  Randomized, controlled trial of an intervention for toddlers with autism: The early start Denver model.  Pediatrics, 125, e17-e23.

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Estes, A. Munson, J., Dawson, G., Koehler, E., Zhou, X.H., Abbott, R.  (2009).  Parenting stress and psychological functioning among mothers of preschool children with autism and developmental delay.  Autism, 13, 375-387.

Glessner, JT, Wang, K, Cai, G, Korvatska, O., Kim, CE.,Wood, S., Zhang, H., Estes, A., Brune, C., Bradfield, JP., Imielinski, M., Frackelton, EC, Reichert, J., Crawford, E., Munson, J., Sleiman, P., Chiavacci, R., Annaiah, K., Thomas, K., Hou, C., Glaberson, W., Flory, J., Otieno, F., Garris, M., Soorya, L., Klei, L., Piven, J., Meyer, KJ., Anagnostou, E., Sakurai, T., Game, RM., Rudd, DS., Zurawiecki, D., McDougle, C., Davis, LK., Miller, J., Posey, D., Michaels, S., Kolevzon, A., Silverman, J.,  Bernier, R., Levy, SE., Dawson, G., Owley, T., McMahon, WM., Wassink, TH., Sweeney, JA., Nurnberger JI., Coon, H., Sutcliffe, JS., Minshew, NJ., Grant, S., Bucan, M., Cook, EH., Buxbaum, JD., Devlin, B., Schellenberg, GD., Hakonarson, H. (2009). Autism genome wide copy number variation reveals ubiquitin and neuronal genes, Nature, 459, 569-573.

Wang, K., Zhang, H., Ma, D., Bucan, M., Glessner, J.T., Abrahams, BS., Salyakina, D., Imielinski, M., Bradfield, J.P., Sleiman, P., Kim, C.E., Chiavacci, R., Takahashi, N., Sakurai, T., Rappaport, E., Lajohchere, C.M., Munson, J., Estes, A., Korvatska, O., Piven, J., Sonnenblick, LI., Alvarex Retuerto, A., Herman, EI., Dong, H., Hutman, T., Sigman, M., Ozonoff, S., Klin, A., Owley, T., Sweeney, J.A., Brune, C.W., Cantor, R., Bernier, R., Gilbert, JR., Cuccaro, ML., Wassink, TH., McMahon, WM., Coon, H., Miller, J., Nurnberger, JI., State, M., Haines, JL., Levy, S., Sutcliffe, J.S., Cook, EH., Minshew, N.J., Buxbaum, J.D., Dawson, G., Grant, S., Geshwind, DH., Pericak-Vance, M., Schellenberg, G.D., Hakonaron, H. (2009). Common genetic variation in the intergenic region bewenn CDH10 and CDH9 is associated with susceptibility to autism spectrum disorders. Nature, 459, 528-533.

Weiss, L.A., Weiss LA, Arking DE; Gene Discovery Project of Johns Hopkins & the Autism Consortium, Daly MJ, Chakravarti A.  (2009).  A genome-wide linkage and association scan reveals novel loci for autism.  Nature, 461, 802-808.

Brune, C.W., Korvatska, E., Allen-Brady, Cook, E.H. Dawson G., Devlin, B., Estes, A., Hennelly, M., Hyman, S., McMahon, W.M., Munson, J., Rodier, P.M., Schellenberg, G.D., Stodgell, C.J., & Coon, H. (2008).  Heterogeneous Association between Engrailed-2 and Autism in the CPEA Network.  Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 147, 187-193.

Liu XQ, Paterson AD, Szatmari P; Autism Genome Project Consortium. (2008).  Genome-wide linkage analyses of quantitative and categorical autism subphenotypes.  Biological Psychiatry, 64, 561-570.

Munson, J., Dawson, G., Sterling, L., Beauchaine, T., Zhou, A., Koehler, E., Lord, C., Rogers, S., Sigman, M., Estes, A., & Abbott, R.  (2008).  Evidence for latent classes of IQ in young children with autism spectrum disorder, American Journal on Mental Retardation, 113, 427-438.

Munson, J., Faja, S., Meltzoff, A., Abbott, R, & Dawson, G.  (2008).  Neurocognitive predictors of social and communicative developmental trajectories in preschoolers with autism spectrum disorders, Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 14, 956-966.

Sterling L, Dawson G, Webb S, Murias M, Munson J, Panagiotides H, Aylward E.  (2008).  The Role of Face Familiarity in Eye Tracking of Faces by Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders,  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 38, 1666-1675.

Autism Genome Project Consortium: (2007) Mapping autism risk loci using genetic linkage and chromosomal rearrangements. Nature Genetics, 39, 319-28.
Dawson, G., Estes, A., Munson, J., Schellenberg, G., Bernier, R., & Abbott, R. (2007). Quantitative assessment of autism symptom-related traits in probands and parents:  Broader Phenotype Autism Symptom Scale.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37, 523-536.

Dawson, G., Munson J., Webb S.J., Nalty, T., Abbott, R., & Toth, K. (2007). Rate of head growth decelerates and symptoms worsen in the second year of life in autism. Biological Psychiatry,61,458-464.

Elder, L. M., Dawson, G., Toth, K., Fein, D., Munson, J.  (2007).  Head circumference as an early predictor of autism symptoms in younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 38, 1104-1111.

Estes A. M, Dawson, G., Sterling, L., Munson, J.  (2007).  Level of intellectual functioning predicts patterns of associated symptoms in school-age children with autism spectrum disorder.  American Journal on Mental Retardation, 112, 439-449.

Webb, S.J., Nalty, T., Munson, J., Brock, C., Abbott, R., & Dawson, G. (2007) Rate of head circumference growth as a function of autism diagnosis and history of autistic regression.  Journal of Child Neurology, 22, 1182-1190.

 

MICHAEL MURIAS

Webb, S.J.,  Jones, E.,  Merkle, K., Namkung, J. , Toth, K., Greenson, J., Murias, M.,  & Dawson, G. (2010) Toddlers with elevated autism symptoms show slowed habituation to faces.  Child Neuropsychology, 16(3), 255

Corrigan NM, Richards T, Webb SJ, Murias M, Merkle K, Kleinhans NM, Johnson LC, Poliakov A, Aylward E, Dawson G. (2009). An investigation of the relationship between fMRI and ERP source localized measurements of brain activity during face processing.  Brain Topography, 22(2):83-96

Dawson, G. and Murias, M. (2009).  Autism.  L. Squire (Editor) Encyclopedia of Neuroscience.  Elsevier:  Oxford, UK.

Webb, S. J., Merkle, K., Murias, M., Richards, T., Aylward, E., & Dawson, G. (2009). ERP responses differentiate inverted but not upright face processing in adults with ASD. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, doi:10.1093/scan/nsp002

Sterling, L., Dawson, G., Webb, S., Murias, M., Munson, J., Panagiotides, H., & Aylward, E. (2008) The Role of Face Familiarity in Eye Tracking of Faces by Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

Bernier, R., Dawson, G., Webb, S., and Murias, M. (2007).  EEG Mu rhythm and imitation impairments in individuals with autism spectrum disorder.  Brain and Cognition 64(3) 228-37

Murias, M., Swanson, J. M., & Srinivasan, R. (2007). Functional connectivity of frontal cortex in healthy and ADHD children reflected in EEG coherence. Cerebral Cortex (8):1788-99

Murias, M., Webb, S.J., Greenson, J. & Dawson, G. (2007).  Resting state cortical connectivity reflected in EEG coherence in individuals with autism. Biological Psychiatry 62(3): 270-3

 

WENDY STONE

Carter, A.S., Messinger, D.S., Stone, W.L., Celimli, S., Nahmias, A.S., Yoder, P. (2011). A randomized trial of More Than Words in toddlers with early autism symptoms. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 52(7), 741-752.

Kobak, K.A., Stone, W.L., Ousley, O.Y., & Swanson, A.R. (2011). Web-based training in early autism screening: Results from a pilot study. Telemedicine and e-Health, 17(8), 640-644.  PMCID: PMC3179612

Kwakye, L.D., Foss-Feig, J.H., Cascio, C.J., Stone, W.L., & Wallace, M.T. (2011). Altered auditory and multisensory temporal processing in autism spectrum disorders. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 4, 129.  PMCID: PMC3024004

Ozonoff, S., Young, G.S., Carter, A., Messinger, D., Yirmiya, N., Zwaigenbaum, L., Bryson, S., Carver, L.J., Constantino, J., Dobkins, K., Hutman, T., Iverson, J., Landa, R., Rogers, S.J., Sigman, M., & Stone, W.L. (2011). Recurrence risk in younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorders: A BSRC study. Pediatrics, 128(3), e488-e495.

Warren, Z.E., Foss-Feig, J.H., Malesa, E.E., Lee, E.B., Lounds Taylor, J., Newsom, C.R., Crittendon, J., & Stone, W.L. (2011). Neurocognitive and behavioral outcomes of younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder at age five. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.  Advance online publication.  doi: 10.1007/s10803-011-1263-4

Foss-Feig, J.H., Kwakye, L.D., Cascio, C.J., Burnette, C.P., Kadivar, H., Stone, W.L., & Wallace, M.T. (2010). An extended multisensory temporal binding window in autism spectrum disorders. Experimental Brain Research, 203, 381-389.

Noland, J.S., Reznick, J.S., Stone, W.L., Walden, T.A., & Sheridan, E.H. (2010). Better working memory for nonsocial targets in infant siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder. Developmental Science, 13, 244-251.

Key, A.P.F., Stone, W.L., & Williams, S.M. (2009). What do infants see in faces? ERP evidence of different roles of eye and mouth processing in 9-month-old infants. Infant and Child Development, 18, 149-162.

Malow, B.A., Crowe, C., Henderson, L., McGrew, S., Wand, L., Song, Y., & Stone, W.L. (2009).  A sleep habits questionnaire for children with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Child Neurology, 24, 19-24.

Hudenko, W.J., Stone, W.L., & Bachorowski, J. (2009). Laughter differs in children with autism: An acoustic analysis of laughs produced by children with and without the disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 39, 1392-1400.

Warren, Z., Stone, W.L., & Humberd, Q. (2009). A training model for the diagnosis of autism in community pediatric practice. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 30, 442-446.

Yoder, P.J., Stone, W.L., Walden, T.A., & Malesa, E.E. (2009). Predicting social impairment in  younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 39, 1381-1391.

Zwaigenbaum, L., Bryson, S., Lord, C., Rogers, S., Carter, A. Carver, L., Chawarska, K., Constantino, J., Dawson, G., Dobkins, K., Fein, D., Iverson, J., Klin, A., Landa, R., Messinger, D., Ozonoff, S., Sigman, M., Stone, W.L., & Yirmiya, N. (2009). Clinical assessment and management of toddlers with suspected autism spectrum disorders: Insights from studies of high-risk infants. Pediatrics, 123, 1383-1391.

Liu, C., Conn, K., Sarkar, N., & Stone, W.L. (2008). Online affect detection and robot behavior adaptation for intervention of children with autism. IEEE Transactions on Robotics, 24, 883-896.

Liu, C., Conn, K., Sarkar, N., & Stone, W.L. (2008). Physiology-based affect recognition for  computer assisted intervention of children with autism spectrum disorder. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 66, 662-677.

Stone, W.L., McMahon, C., & Henderson, L.M. (2008). Use of the Screening Tool for Autism in Two-year-olds (STAT) for children under 24 months: An exploratory study. Autism, 12, 557-573.

Bruckner, C., Yoder, P., Stone, W.L., & Saylor, M. (2007). Construct validity of the MCDI-I Receptive scale can be improved: Differential item functioning between toddlers with autism spectrum disorders and typically developing infants. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 50, 1631-1638.

McDuffie, A., Turner, L.M., Stone, W.L., Yoder P.J., Wolery, M., & Ulman, T. (2007).  Developmental correlates of different types of motor imitation in young children with autism spectrum disorders.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37, 401-412.

McGrew, S., Malow, B.M., Henderson, L., Wang, L., Song, Y., & Stone, W.L. (2007).  Developmental and behavioral questionnaire for autism spectrum disorders. Pediatric Neurology, 37, 108-116.

McMahon, C.R., Malesa, E.E., Yoder, P.J., & Stone, W.L. (2007). Parents of children with autism spectrum disorders have merited concerns about their later-born infants. Research and Practice for Persons with Severe Disabilities, 32, 154-160.

Presmanes, A.G., Walden, T.A., Stone, W.L., & Yoder, P.J. (2007). Effects of different attentional cues on responding to joint attention in younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37, 133-144.

Stone, W.L., McMahon, C.R., Yoder, P.J., & Walden, T.A. (2007). Early social-communicative and cognitive development of younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorders.  Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 161, 384-390.

Turner, L.M., & Stone, W.L. (2007). Variability in outcome for children with an ASD diagnosis at age 2. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 48, 793-802.

Zwaigenbaum, L., Thurm, A., Stone, W.L., Baranek, G., Bryson, S., Iverson, J., Kau, A., Klin, A., Landa, R., Lord, C., Rogers, S., & Sigman, M. (2007). Studying the emergence of autism spectrum disorders in high risk infants: Methodological and practical issues. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37, 466-480.

 

 

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