R H Yolken

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Polymorphisms in Toll-like receptor genes influence antibody responses to cytomegalovirus glycoprotein B vaccine
    Ravit Arav-Boger
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 4933, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:140. 2012
  2. pmc Seroprevalence of 13 common pathogens in a rapidly growing U.S. minority population: Mexican Americans from San Antonio, TX
    Rohina Rubicz
    Department of Genetics, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, PO Box 760549, San Antonio, TX 78245 0549, USA
    BMC Res Notes 4:433. 2011
  3. pmc Establishing the baseline level of repetitive element expression in the human cortex
    Svitlana Tyekucheva
    Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana Farber CancerInstitute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, 02115, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:495. 2011
  4. pmc A systematic evaluation of expression of HERV-W elements; influence of genomic context, viral structure and orientation
    Fang Li
    Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Genomics 12:22. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Serological evidence of exposure to Herpes Simplex Virus type 1 is associated with cognitive deficits in the CATIE schizophrenia sample
    Robert H Yolken
    Stanley Neurovirology Laboratory, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA
    Schizophr Res 128:61-5. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Toxoplasma and schizophrenia
    R H Yolken
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Parasite Immunol 31:706-15. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in individuals with first-episode schizophrenia
    R H Yolken
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 32:842-4. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Endogenous retroviruses and schizophrenia
    R H Yolken
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, 600 N Wolfe Street, Blalock 1111, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 31:193-9. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Disease-specific alterations in frontal cortex brain proteins in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depressive disorder. The Stanley Neuropathology Consortium
    N L Johnston-Wilson
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 5:142-9. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Emerging technologies for large-scale screening of human tissues and fluids in the study of severe psychiatric disease
    N L Johnston-Wilson
    Stanley Division of Devlopmental Neurovirology, John Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 4:83-92. 2001

Collaborators

  • E F Torrey
  • S Bachmann
  • H Karlsson
  • E G Severance
  • Y Sun
  • L Zhang
  • F B Dickerson
  • Jeffrey A Lieberman
  • J Schroder
  • Ravit Arav-Boger
  • Fang Li
  • N L Johnston-Wilson
  • Svitlana Tyekucheva
  • Rohina Rubicz
  • Robert F Pass
  • Priya Duggal
  • Terri Beaty
  • Roxann G Ingersoll
  • Genevieve L Wojcik
  • Sarven Sabunciyan
  • Sarah J Wheelan
  • Harald Hh Göring
  • Charles T Leach
  • Nikhil V Dhurandhar
  • Melissa Kramer
  • Jennifer Parla
  • Barry Grubbs
  • Christoffer Nellåker
  • W Richard McCombie
  • John Blangero
  • Ellen Kraig
  • J Pevsner
  • C M Bouton
  • J J Breen
  • A D Shore
  • L Anderson
  • J P Hofmann
  • C D Sims

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Polymorphisms in Toll-like receptor genes influence antibody responses to cytomegalovirus glycoprotein B vaccine
    Ravit Arav-Boger
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 4933, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:140. 2012
    ..A clinical trial of CMV glycoprotein B (gB) vaccine in young women showed promising efficacy. Improved understanding of the basis for prevention of CMV infection is essential for developing improved vaccines...
  2. pmc Seroprevalence of 13 common pathogens in a rapidly growing U.S. minority population: Mexican Americans from San Antonio, TX
    Rohina Rubicz
    Department of Genetics, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, PO Box 760549, San Antonio, TX 78245 0549, USA
    BMC Res Notes 4:433. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc Establishing the baseline level of repetitive element expression in the human cortex
    Svitlana Tyekucheva
    Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana Farber CancerInstitute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, 02115, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:495. 2011
    ..Hence, we performed whole transcriptome sequencing to investigate the expression of repetitive elements in human frontal cortex using postmortem tissue obtained from the Stanley Medical Research Institute...
  4. pmc A systematic evaluation of expression of HERV-W elements; influence of genomic context, viral structure and orientation
    Fang Li
    Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Genomics 12:22. 2011
    ..Therefore, potential influences of genomic context, structure and orientation on the expression levels of individual HERV-W elements in normal human tissues were systematically investigated...
  5. doi request reprint Serological evidence of exposure to Herpes Simplex Virus type 1 is associated with cognitive deficits in the CATIE schizophrenia sample
    Robert H Yolken
    Stanley Neurovirology Laboratory, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA
    Schizophr Res 128:61-5. 2011
    ..A better understanding of the role of HSV-1 may lead to better methods of treatment for the cognitive impairments associated with schizophrenia...
  6. doi request reprint Toxoplasma and schizophrenia
    R H Yolken
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Parasite Immunol 31:706-15. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in individuals with first-episode schizophrenia
    R H Yolken
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 32:842-4. 2001
    ..We found that the individuals with first-episode schizophrenia had significantly increased levels of IgG, IgM, and IgA class antibodies to Toxoplasma proteins, as compared with the control subjects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Endogenous retroviruses and schizophrenia
    R H Yolken
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, 600 N Wolfe Street, Blalock 1111, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Brain Res Brain Res Rev 31:193-9. 2000
    ..The delineation of a role for retroviruses in disease pathogenesis might lead to new methods for the diagnosis and treatment of schizophrenia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Disease-specific alterations in frontal cortex brain proteins in schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depressive disorder. The Stanley Neuropathology Consortium
    N L Johnston-Wilson
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 5:142-9. 2000
    ..Two spots, carbonic anhydrase 1 and fructose biphosphate aldolase C, show increase in one or more diseases compared to controls. Proteomic analysis may identify novel pathogenic mechanisms of human neuropsychiatric diseases...
  10. ncbi request reprint Emerging technologies for large-scale screening of human tissues and fluids in the study of severe psychiatric disease
    N L Johnston-Wilson
    Stanley Division of Devlopmental Neurovirology, John Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 4:83-92. 2001
    ..The characterization of these pathways may allow for the development of new methods for the diagnosis and treatment of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and other human psychiatric diseases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Serial analysis of gene expression in the frontal cortex of patients with bipolar disorder
    Y Sun
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 41:s137-41. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The SAGE technique offers promise for the characterisation of complex human brain diseases...
  12. pmc Retroviral RNA identified in the cerebrospinal fluids and brains of individuals with schizophrenia
    H Karlsson
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, and Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:4634-9. 2001
    ..The further characterization of retroviral elements within the central nervous system of individuals with schizophrenia might lead to improved methods for the diagnosis and management of this disorder...
  13. doi request reprint Are some cases of psychosis caused by microbial agents? A review of the evidence
    R H Yolken
    The Stanley Laboratory of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 13:470-9. 2008
    ..The identification of infectious agents associated with the etiopathogenesis of schizophrenia might lead to new methods for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of this disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint Novel alpha7 nicotinic receptor isoforms and deficient cholinergic transcription in schizophrenia
    E G Severance
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Blalock 1105, Baltimore, MD21287 4933, USA
    Genes Brain Behav 7:37-45. 2008
    ..Our data demonstrate that alpha7 transcription is altered in several ways in SZ, suggesting that transcription-level mechanisms could account in part for the impaired cholinergic neurotransmission observed in this disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lack of RIC-3 congruence with beta2 subunit-containing nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in bipolar disorder
    E G Severance
    Stanley Division of Developmental Neurovirology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Blalock 1105, Baltimore, MD 21287 4933, USA
    Neuroscience 148:454-60. 2007
    ....