Alexander Kolevzon

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The pharmacological treatment of bipolar disorder: the question of modern advances
    Jack Hirschowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:266-78. 2010
  2. pmc Prospective investigation of autism and genotype-phenotype correlations in 22q13 deletion syndrome and SHANK3 deficiency
    Latha Soorya
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    Mol Autism 4:18. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Familial symptom domains in monozygotic siblings with autism
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 129:76-81. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in autism: a review of efficacy and tolerability
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:407-14. 2006
  5. pmc Relationship between whole blood serotonin and repetitive behaviors in autism
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychiatry Res 175:274-6. 2010
  6. pmc Neural selectivity for communicative auditory signals in Phelan-McDermid syndrome
    A Ting Wang
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029 USA Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Department of Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Friedman Brain Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA
    J Neurodev Disord 8:5. 2016
  7. pmc Erratum to: Neural selectivity for communicative auditory signals in Phelan-McDermid syndrome
    A Ting Wang
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029 USA Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Department of Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Friedman Brain Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA
    J Neurodev Disord 8:8. 2016
  8. pmc De novo SCN2A splice site mutation in a boy with Autism spectrum disorder
    Teresa Tavassoli
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med Genet 15:35. 2014
  9. pmc Rapid and Objective Assessment of Neural Function in Autism Spectrum Disorder Using Transient Visual Evoked Potentials
    Paige M Siper
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0164422. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Measuring Sensory Reactivity in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Application and Simplification of a Clinician-Administered Sensory Observation Scale
    Teresa Tavassoli
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 1428 Madison Avenue, New York, NY, 10029, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 46:287-93. 2016

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  1. doi request reprint The pharmacological treatment of bipolar disorder: the question of modern advances
    Jack Hirschowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:266-78. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review is to examine the evidence for treatments that were available in 1970 and to determine if the field has made any significant advance in the treatment of mania, bipolar depression, and maintenance...
  2. pmc Prospective investigation of autism and genotype-phenotype correlations in 22q13 deletion syndrome and SHANK3 deficiency
    Latha Soorya
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    Mol Autism 4:18. 2013
    ..The present study used a prospective design and inter-disciplinary clinical evaluations to assess patients with SHANK3 deficiency, with the goal of providing a comprehensive picture of the medical and behavioral profile of the syndrome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Familial symptom domains in monozygotic siblings with autism
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 129:76-81. 2004
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  4. ncbi request reprint Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in autism: a review of efficacy and tolerability
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:407-14. 2006
    ..This article reviews the available data on the efficacy and tolerability of SSRIs in individuals with autism spectrum disorders. Objectives for future research in this area will also be suggested...
  5. pmc Relationship between whole blood serotonin and repetitive behaviors in autism
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychiatry Res 175:274-6. 2010
    ..No significant associations were found between serotonin level and the primary behavioral outcome measures. However, a significant inverse relationship between serotonin level and self-injury was demonstrated...
  6. pmc Neural selectivity for communicative auditory signals in Phelan-McDermid syndrome
    A Ting Wang
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029 USA Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Department of Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Friedman Brain Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA
    J Neurodev Disord 8:5. 2016
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the neural circuitry supporting the perception of auditory communicative signals in children with PMS as compared to idiopathic ASD (iASD)...
  7. pmc Erratum to: Neural selectivity for communicative auditory signals in Phelan-McDermid syndrome
    A Ting Wang
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029 USA Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Department of Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA Friedman Brain Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY USA
    J Neurodev Disord 8:8. 2016
    ..This corrects the article DOI: 10.1186/s11689-016-9138-9.]. ..
  8. pmc De novo SCN2A splice site mutation in a boy with Autism spectrum disorder
    Teresa Tavassoli
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med Genet 15:35. 2014
    ..Recently, de novo SCN2A mutations in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have been identified. The current study characterizes a de novo splice site mutation in SCN2A that alters mRNA and protein products...
  9. pmc Rapid and Objective Assessment of Neural Function in Autism Spectrum Disorder Using Transient Visual Evoked Potentials
    Paige M Siper
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 11:e0164422. 2016
    ..Visual evoked potentials (VEPs) offer a noninvasive technique to evaluate the functional integrity of neural mechanisms, specifically visual pathways, while probing for disease pathophysiology...
  10. doi request reprint Measuring Sensory Reactivity in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Application and Simplification of a Clinician-Administered Sensory Observation Scale
    Teresa Tavassoli
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 1428 Madison Avenue, New York, NY, 10029, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 46:287-93. 2016
    ..Our results indicate that a combination of parent-report and at least the five most differentiating observational tasks may be most sensitive in identifying the presence of sensory reactivity issues...
  11. doi request reprint Analysis of a purported SHANK3 mutation in a boy with autism: clinical impact of rare variant research in neurodevelopmental disabilities
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Brain Res 1380:98-105. 2011
    ..Such a database would reduce false-positive results in clinical settings, would be helpful in structure-function analyses, and would direct translational research to pathways most likely to benefit families...
  12. doi request reprint Brief report: the Autism Mental Status Examination: development of a brief autism-focused exam
    DAVID GRODBERG
    Department of Psychiatry, Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:455-9. 2012
    ..Preliminary findings indicate excellent classification accuracy and suggest that the AMSE provides a rapid and reliable observational assessment in a high-risk population...
  13. doi request reprint Complex autism spectrum disorder in a patient with a 17q12 microduplication
    Tracy Brandt
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 100029, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 158:1170-7. 2012
    ..4 Mb microduplication diagnosed with significant ID involving complex deficits and autism. To our knowledge, this is the first report of a patient with the 17q12 microduplication and a complex ASD phenotype...
  14. pmc Effects of oxytocin on recollections of maternal care and closeness
    Jennifer A Bartz
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:21371-5. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Altered tactile processing in children with autism spectrum disorder
    Teresa Tavassoli
    Department of Psychiatry, Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, 10029
    Autism Res 9:616-20. 2016
    ..Autism Res 2016, 9: 616-620. © 2015 International Society for Autism Research, Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  16. doi request reprint The autism mental status exam: sensitivity and specificity using DSM-5 criteria for autism spectrum disorder in verbally fluent adults
    DAVID GRODBERG
    Department of Psychiatry, Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 44:609-14. 2014
    ..91 and a specificity of 0.93 for this group. Because of its high clinical utility, the AMSE holds promise as a diagnostic assessment tool that can support one's clinical diagnosis of ASD in high-risk adults...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prenatal and perinatal risk factors for autism: a review and integration of findings
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:326-33. 2007
    ..To review the evidence for the presence of prenatal and perinatal factors that affect the risk of autism and autism spectrum disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Psychopharmacology of aggression in children and adolescents with autism: a critical review of efficacy and tolerability
    Mihir S Parikh
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 18:157-78. 2008
    ..This review seeks to systematically and critically examine the evidence for the pharmacological management of aggression and SIB in children with autism spectrum disorders...
  19. doi request reprint A Simplified Diagnostic Observational Assessment of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Early Childhood
    DAVID GRODBERG
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY
    Autism Res 9:443-9. 2016
    ..Because of its high classification accuracy in this sample of children the AMSE holds promise as a tool that can support both diagnostic decision making and standardize point of care observational assessment of ASD in high risk children...
  20. pmc In vivo 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of the attentional networks in autism
    Silvia Bernardi
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Brain Res 1380:198-205. 2011
    ..This study provides evidence of abnormalities in neurotransmission related to networks subserving executive control and alerting of attention, functions which have been previously implicated in ASD pathogenesis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of season of birth on autism spectrum disorders: fact or fiction?
    Alexander Kolevzon
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1288-90. 2006
    ..This study attempted to examine the relationship between month and season of birth and risk for autism spectrum disorders...
  22. doi request reprint Phelan McDermid Syndrome: From Genetic Discoveries to Animal Models and Treatment
    Hala Harony-Nicolas
    Seaver Autism Center for Research and Treatment, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    J Child Neurol 30:1861-70. 2015
    ..Finally, we discuss how all these discoveries are uncovering the pathophysiology of Phelan-McDermid syndrome and are being translated into clinical trials for novel therapeutics ameliorating the core symptoms of the disorder. ..
  23. pmc The 5-HT(2A) receptor and serotonin transporter in Asperger's disorder: A PET study with [¹¹C]MDL 100907 and [¹¹C]DASB
    Ragy R Girgis
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:230-4. 2011
    ..This study failed to find significant alterations in binding parameters of 5-HT(2A) receptors and serotonin transporters in adult subjects with Asperger's disorder...