Nicola G Cascella

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental involvement in schizophrenia: the olfactory epithelium as an alternative model for research
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurochem 102:587-94. 2007
  2. pmc Prevalence of celiac disease and gluten sensitivity in the United States clinical antipsychotic trials of intervention effectiveness study population
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 144, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:94-100. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological impairment in deficit vs. non-deficit schizophrenia
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 144, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 42:930-7. 2008
  4. pmc Schizophrenia and epilepsy: is there a shared susceptibility?
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurosci Res 63:227-35. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Gray-matter abnormalities in deficit schizophrenia
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Schizophr Res 120:63-70. 2010
  6. pmc Neurologic and psychiatric manifestations of celiac disease and gluten sensitivity
    Jessica R Jackson
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    Psychiatr Q 83:91-102. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes is associated with lower global cognitive function in schizophrenia
    Yoichiro Takayanagi
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Schizophr Res 142:183-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint A morphometric analysis of neuroanatomic abnormalities in traumatic brain injury
    Tracy D Vannorsdall
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:173-81. 2010
  9. pmc Neuropsychological functioning in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7218, and Olin Neuropsychiatric Research Center, Hartford Hospital Institute of Living, CT, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:179-86. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Neuroanatomic and cognitive abnormalities related to herpes simplex virus type 1 in schizophrenia
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    Schizophr Res 118:224-31. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Neural Patterns of Visual Learning in Schizophrenia
    Nicola Cascella; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Neurodevelopmental involvement in schizophrenia: the olfactory epithelium as an alternative model for research
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Neurochem 102:587-94. 2007
    ..We agree with the proposal that the olfactory epithelium, in which neurodevelopment continues throughout life, might represent an alternative model for understanding the pathophysiology of the disorder...
  2. pmc Prevalence of celiac disease and gluten sensitivity in the United States clinical antipsychotic trials of intervention effectiveness study population
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 144, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:94-100. 2011
    ..Regression analyses failed to predict PANSS scores from AGA and tTG antibodies. Persons with schizophrenia have higher than expected titers of antibodies related to CD and gluten sensitivity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological impairment in deficit vs. non-deficit schizophrenia
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 144, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 42:930-7. 2008
    ..Their impairment of verbal fluency is consistent with the observation that poverty of speech is a clinically significant feature of patients with SZ-D...
  4. pmc Schizophrenia and epilepsy: is there a shared susceptibility?
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurosci Res 63:227-35. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Gray-matter abnormalities in deficit schizophrenia
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Schizophr Res 120:63-70. 2010
    ..Further, the neuroanatomic differences between these two putative subtypes of schizophrenia involve brain regions that appear to be associated with the negative symptoms that define the deficit syndrome of schizophrenia...
  6. pmc Neurologic and psychiatric manifestations of celiac disease and gluten sensitivity
    Jessica R Jackson
    Maryland Psychiatric Research Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Box 21247, Baltimore, MD 21228, USA
    Psychiatr Q 83:91-102. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes is associated with lower global cognitive function in schizophrenia
    Yoichiro Takayanagi
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Schizophr Res 142:183-7. 2012
    ..We addressed these questions by re-assessing the cognitive dataset from the Clinical Antipsychotic Trials of Intervention Effectiveness (CATIE) schizophrenia study...
  8. doi request reprint A morphometric analysis of neuroanatomic abnormalities in traumatic brain injury
    Tracy D Vannorsdall
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:173-81. 2010
    ..Findings suggest that diffuse rather than focal aspects of TBI contribute most to cognitive outcome...
  9. pmc Neuropsychological functioning in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7218, and Olin Neuropsychiatric Research Center, Hartford Hospital Institute of Living, CT, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:179-86. 2007
    ..Some patients with bipolar disorder (BD) demonstrate neuropsychological deficits even when stable. However, it remains unclear whether these differ qualitatively from those seen in schizophrenia (SZ)...
  10. doi request reprint Neuroanatomic and cognitive abnormalities related to herpes simplex virus type 1 in schizophrenia
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    Schizophr Res 118:224-31. 2010
    ..In these outpatients with schizophrenia, HSV-1 seropositivity and performance on a cognitive test that is highly sensitive to it co-localize to closely overlapping brain regions...
  11. doi request reprint Negative symptoms of schizophrenia correlate with impairment on the University of Pennsylvania smell identification test
    Koko Ishizuka
    Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, United States
    Neurosci Res 66:106-10. 2010
    ..Our study further reinforces a relation between olfactory identification deficit and negative symptoms in SZ and suggests that smell identification could be a candidate endophenotype relevant to negative symptoms of SZ...
  12. doi request reprint The insula-claustrum region and delusions in schizophrenia
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Schizophr Res 133:77-81. 2011
    ..We examined the relationship between cerebral gray matter (GM) volume and severity of delusions and hallucinations in adults with schizophrenia...
  13. pmc Increased prevalence of transglutaminase 6 antibodies in sera from schizophrenia patients
    Nicola G Cascella
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Schizophr Bull 39:867-71. 2013
    ..The HC had a prevalence of 6%. Our results indicate a higher prevalence of tTG6 antibodies in SZ that may represent a biomarker useful to identify SZ patients who would benefit from a gluten-free diet...
  14. ncbi request reprint Apathy syndrome after traumatic brain injury compared with deficits in schizophrenia
    Vani Rao
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Univ School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7218, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:217-22. 2007
    ..Their differences may help to identify anatomical correlates of these apathy syndromes and aid in the design of more effective management strategies for both groups of patients...
  15. pmc Subcortical dopaminergic deficits in a DISC1 mutant model: a study in direct reference to human molecular brain imaging
    Hanna Jaaro-Peled
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 22:1574-80. 2013
    ..We hope that this study will also help bridge a major gap in translational psychiatry between basic characterization of animal models and clinico-pharmacological assessment of patients mainly through PET imaging...
  16. pmc Recruitment of PCM1 to the centrosome by the cooperative action of DISC1 and BBS4: a candidate for psychiatric illnesses
    Atsushi Kamiya
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:996-1006. 2008
    ..A role for the centrosome has been suggested in the pathology of major mental illnesses, especially schizophrenia (SZ)...

Research Grants1

  1. Neural Patterns of Visual Learning in Schizophrenia
    Nicola Cascella; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Enduring primary negative symptoms are also expected to prevent feedback-dependent changes in the cingulate cortex. ..