Sandra M Villafuerte

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impulsiveness mediates the association between GABRA2 SNPs and lifetime alcohol problems
    S Villafuerte
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, 109 Zina Pitcher Place, BSRB 5063, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Genes Brain Behav 12:525-31. 2013
  2. pmc Impulsiveness and insula activation during reward anticipation are associated with genetic variants in GABRA2 in a family sample enriched for alcoholism
    S Villafuerte
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 17:511-9. 2012
  3. pmc SSRI response in depression may be influenced by SNPs in HTR1B and HTR1A
    Sandra M Villafuerte
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2200, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 19:281-91. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Impulsiveness mediates the association between GABRA2 SNPs and lifetime alcohol problems
    S Villafuerte
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, 109 Zina Pitcher Place, BSRB 5063, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Genes Brain Behav 12:525-31. 2013
    ..The high degree of LD among nine of these SNPs and the conditional analyses we have performed suggest that all variants represent one signal. ..
  2. pmc Impulsiveness and insula activation during reward anticipation are associated with genetic variants in GABRA2 in a family sample enriched for alcoholism
    S Villafuerte
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2200, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 17:511-9. 2012
    ..04). Our results suggest that GABRA2 genetic variation is associated with Impulsiveness through variation of insula activity responses, here evidenced during anticipatory responses...
  3. pmc SSRI response in depression may be influenced by SNPs in HTR1B and HTR1A
    Sandra M Villafuerte
    Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2200, USA
    Psychiatr Genet 19:281-91. 2009
    ..Variations in gene expression in these genes may thus affect SSRI response...