Eduard Maron

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Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of serotonin system in anxiety disorders
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Neuropsychopharmacology and Molecular Imaging, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Curr Pharm Des 18:5699-708. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Gender differences in brain serotonin transporter availability in panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Neuropsychopharmacology and Molecular Imaging, Imperial College London, London, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 25:952-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Association testing of panic disorder candidate genes using CCK-4 challenge in healthy volunteers
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Neurosci Lett 446:88-92. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Interleukin 10 family gene polymorphisms are not associated with major depressive disorder and panic disorder phenotypes
    Kati Koido
    Department of Physiology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    J Psychiatr Res 44:275-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of SNP profiles in patients with major depressive disorder
    Sulev Koks
    Department of Physiology, University of Tartu, Tartu, EstoniaVisgenyx Ltd, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:167-74. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Association study of 90 candidate gene polymorphisms in panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Psychiatr Genet 15:17-24. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Associations between serotonin-related gene polymorphisms and panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:261-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Association study of tryptophan hydroxylase 2 gene polymorphisms in panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Neurosci Lett 411:180-4. 2007
  9. pmc Polymorphisms in the interleukin-10 gene cluster are possibly involved in the increased risk for major depressive disorder
    Tanel Traks
    Department of Physiology, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Med Genet 9:111. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Tryptophan depletion does not modify response to CCK-4 challenge in patients with panic disorder after treatment with citalopram
    Innar Tõru
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 186:107-12. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of serotonin system in anxiety disorders
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Neuropsychopharmacology and Molecular Imaging, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Curr Pharm Des 18:5699-708. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Gender differences in brain serotonin transporter availability in panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Neuropsychopharmacology and Molecular Imaging, Imperial College London, London, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 25:952-9. 2011
    ..Distinctive functioning of the 5-HT system in males and females may underlie certain gender-dependent differences in expressions of PD...
  3. doi request reprint Association testing of panic disorder candidate genes using CCK-4 challenge in healthy volunteers
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Neurosci Lett 446:88-92. 2008
    ..Other polymorphisms previously associated with PD were unrelated to CCK-4-induced panic attacks, probably due to the differences between complex nature of PD and laboratory panic model...
  4. doi request reprint Interleukin 10 family gene polymorphisms are not associated with major depressive disorder and panic disorder phenotypes
    Kati Koido
    Department of Physiology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    J Psychiatr Res 44:275-7. 2010
    ..IKBKE emerged as a candidate for further studies of genetic factors associated with panic disorder and major depressive disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Analysis of SNP profiles in patients with major depressive disorder
    Sulev Koks
    Department of Physiology, University of Tartu, Tartu, EstoniaVisgenyx Ltd, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 9:167-74. 2006
    ..However, the effect of GAGT haplotype on the CCKAR gene may be considered as increasing the risk for MDD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association study of 90 candidate gene polymorphisms in panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Psychiatr Genet 15:17-24. 2005
    ..In the present investigation we screened a large number of single nucleotide polymorphisms in the genes relevant to the neurobiology of anxiety for their association with panic disorder (PD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Associations between serotonin-related gene polymorphisms and panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:261-6. 2005
    ..016). These findings indicate that genetic variants conceivably related to lower 5-HT neurotransmission may be involved in the development of PD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association study of tryptophan hydroxylase 2 gene polymorphisms in panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Neurosci Lett 411:180-4. 2007
    ..However, an association with rs1386494 SNP was observed in the subgroup of female patients with pure PD phenotype, indicating a possible gender-specific effect of TPH2 gene variants in PD...
  9. pmc Polymorphisms in the interleukin-10 gene cluster are possibly involved in the increased risk for major depressive disorder
    Tanel Traks
    Department of Physiology, University of Tartu, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu, Estonia
    BMC Med Genet 9:111. 2008
    ..This study was carried out to investigate whether single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in these genes are also associated with MDD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tryptophan depletion does not modify response to CCK-4 challenge in patients with panic disorder after treatment with citalopram
    Innar Tõru
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 186:107-12. 2006
    ..Data by [Bell et al. J Psychopharmacol (2002) 16:5-14] suggest that a decrease in 5-HT neurotransmission predisposes to panic attacks and that the antipanic effect of SSRIs depends upon the availability of 5-HT in the brain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Soluble interleukin-2 receptor and tumor necrosis factor levels in depressed patients in Estonia
    Triin Eller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:971-7. 2009
    ..Further analysis of patients revealed that sIL-2R was positively correlated with decreased activity and agitation. TNFalpha was associated with decreased activity and suicidality...
  12. doi request reprint Associations between personality traits and CCK-4-induced panic attacks in healthy volunteers
    Innar Tõru
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Psychiatry Res 178:342-7. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that some personality traits and their interactions may influence vulnerability to CCK-4-induced panic attacks in healthy volunteers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduced brain serotonin transporter binding in patients with panic disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Psychiatry Res 132:173-81. 2004
    ..Altered function of 5-HTT appears to be related to the clinical status of patients. Clinical improvement in the patients in remission is associated with normalization of 5-HTT binding...
  14. doi request reprint Common variations in 4p locus are related to male completed suicide
    Anne Must
    Institute of Physiology, Tartu University, Ravila 19, Tartu, 50411, Estonia
    Neuromolecular Med 11:13-9. 2009
    ..EVC is a protein with transmembrane and leucine zipper domains, its function has not been elucidated yet. Further studies are required in order to reveal the role of these four polymorphisms in the pathoetiology of suicide...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pro-inflammatory cytokines and treatment response to escitalopram in major depressive disorder
    Triin Eller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:445-50. 2008
    ..Our data indicated that a higher level of TNF-alpha might predict a non-response to treatment with escitalopram and that changes in concentrations of sIL-2R during the treatment were different in responders and non-responders...
  16. ncbi request reprint SPECT imaging of serotonin transporter binding in patients with generalized anxiety disorder
    Eduard Maron
    Dept of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 254:392-6. 2004
    ..79, p=0.035). This study failed to demonstrate an altered functional activity of 5-HTT in patients with GAD when compared with controls...
  17. doi request reprint Dopamine transporter binding in females with panic disorder may vary with clinical status
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    J Psychiatr Res 44:56-9. 2010
    ..In this study, we evaluated the binding potential of dopamine transporter (DAT) in striatum of patients with PD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Association between serotonin-related genetic polymorphisms and CCK-4-induced panic attacks with or without 5-hydroxytryptophan pretreatment in healthy volunteers
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    World J Biol Psychiatry 5:149-54. 2004
    ..These data suggest that functional genetic polymorphisms of the 5-HT system may influence the vulnerability to panic attacks and add to the growing evidence of inhibitory function of 5-HT in the neuronal circuitry of panic...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of 5-hydroxytryptophan on cholecystokinin-4-induced panic attacks in healthy volunteers
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja, Estonia
    J Psychopharmacol 18:194-9. 2004
    ..Thus, an increased availability of 5-HT may have a gender-dependent protective effect in CCK-4-induced panic...
  20. ncbi request reprint Serotonin function in panic disorder: important, but why?
    Eduard Maron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Tartumaa, Estonia
    Neuropsychopharmacology 31:1-11. 2006
    ..A better understanding of these processes may be critical in achieving progress in the treatment of patients suffering from PD...
  21. ncbi request reprint The role of IL-2 and soluble IL-2R in depression and antidepressant response
    Triin Eller
    University of Tartu, Department of Psychiatry, Raja 31, Tartu 50417, Estonia
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 10:638-43. 2009
    ..This review also highlights certain methodological problems pertaining to the measurement of IL-2 and IL-2R in the context of depression and presents ideas for further research in this field...
  22. doi request reprint Thyroid autoimmunity and treatment response to escitalopram in major depression
    Triin Eller
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Nord J Psychiatry 64:253-7. 2010
    ..There is evidence that immune alterations play an important part in the pathogenesis of major depression. Thyroid autoimmunity has been found in association with major depression in several studies...
  23. doi request reprint Personality traits measured by the Swedish universities Scales of Personality: factor structure and position within the five-factor model in an Estonian sample
    Anu Aluoja
    University of Tartu, Department of Psychiatry, Raja 31, 50417 Tartu, Estonia
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:231-6. 2009
    ..The SSP characterizes three broad dimensions of personality, namely neuroticism, disinhibition and aggression, which are useful in assessment of personality correlates of mental disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in wolframin (WFS1) gene are possibly related to increased risk for mood disorders
    Kati Koido
    Department of Physiology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 8:235-44. 2005
    ..59 (p = 0.01) and for bipolar disorder an OR of 1.89 (p = 0.03). These results support the hypothesis that the WFS1 gene is involved in the genetic predisposition for mood disorders...
  25. ncbi request reprint Citalopram challenge in social anxiety disorder
    Jakov Shlik
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 7:177-82. 2004
    ..The increased headache in patients may suggest hypersensitivity of some subtypes of 5-HT receptors in SAD...