PAT R LEVITT

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A new synaptic player leading to autism risk: Met receptor tyrosine kinase
    Matthew C Judson
    Department of Cell and Molecular Physiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 3:282-92. 2011
  2. pmc Homologs of genes expressed in Caenorhabditis elegans GABAergic neurons are also found in the developing mouse forebrain
    Elizabeth A D Hammock
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Neural Dev 5:32. 2010
  3. pmc The genetic and neurobiologic compass points toward common signaling dysfunctions in autism spectrum disorders
    Pat Levitt
    Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development and Department of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Clin Invest 119:747-54. 2009

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Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc A new synaptic player leading to autism risk: Met receptor tyrosine kinase
    Matthew C Judson
    Department of Cell and Molecular Physiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Neurodev Disord 3:282-92. 2011
    ..This impact can occur in a cell-nonautonomous fashion, emphasizing the unique role that Met plays in specific circuits relevant to ASD...
  2. pmc Homologs of genes expressed in Caenorhabditis elegans GABAergic neurons are also found in the developing mouse forebrain
    Elizabeth A D Hammock
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Neural Dev 5:32. 2010
    ..A cell-specific microarray profiling study revealed a set of transcription factors that are highly expressed in embryonic C. elegans GABAergic neurons...
  3. pmc The genetic and neurobiologic compass points toward common signaling dysfunctions in autism spectrum disorders
    Pat Levitt
    Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development and Department of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Clin Invest 119:747-54. 2009
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Research Grants32

  1. Brain Structure & Function after Fetal Cocaine Exposure
    Pat Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. FACTORS REGULATING LIMBIC SYSTEM ASSEMBLY
    Pat Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Together, the proposed studies have broad relevance for understanding morphological, molecular and cell signaling changes that underlie neuropsychiatric disorders characterized by altered limbic system development and function. ..
  3. Function & Structure Adaptation in Forebrain Development
    Pat Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The characterization of these mouse lines will provide novel models for investigations of adaptations in cortical circuits induced by developmental defects in interneuron migration. ..
  4. Function and Structure Adaptations in Forebrain Development
    Pat Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This project includes basic and clinical translational studies that will provide insight into gene- gene and gene-environment interactions that may underlie atypical brain functions in ASD. ..
  5. Function and Structure Adaptations in Forebrain Development
    PAT R LEVITT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project includes basic and clinical translational studies that will provide insight into gene- gene and gene-environment interactions that may underlie atypical brain functions in ASD. ..
  6. Development of Reciprocal Neural Circuitry
    PAT R LEVITT; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  7. FACTORS REGULATING LIMBIC SYSTEM ASSEMBLY
    Pat Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed experiments are designed to use molecular genetic, anatomical, and cell-biological strategies to address fundamental problems related to axon guidance and circuit formation in the developing limbic system. ..
  8. BRAIN STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION AFTER FETAL COCAINE
    Pat Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..These and other investigations described in this PPG will provide important data for developing strategies of intervention once the child of drug abuse is born. ..
  9. FETAL COCAINE AND GENE EXPRESSION DEFECTS IN FOREBRAIN
    Pat Levitt; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  10. Neurodevelopmental Mechanisms of Social Behavior
    PAT R LEVITT; Fiscal Year: 2010
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