P Levitt

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The critical impact of early cellular environment on neuronal development
    P Levitt
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Prev Med 27:180-3. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Prenatal effects of drugs of abuse on brain development
    P Levitt
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, PA 15261, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 51:109-25. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of a sensitive period of prenatal cocaine exposure that alters the development of the anterior cingulate cortex
    G D Stanwood
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Cereb Cortex 11:430-40. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Disease-specific changes in regulator of G-protein signaling 4 (RGS4) expression in schizophrenia
    K Mirnics
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 6:293-301. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine exposure produces consistent developmental alterations in dopamine-rich regions of the cerebral cortex
    G D Stanwood
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, E1440 Biomedical Science Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Neuroscience 106:5-14. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in neurotrophin availability regulate selective expression of VGF in the developing limbic cortex
    K L Eagleson
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurosci 21:9315-24. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms specifying area fate in cortex include cell-cycle-dependent decisions and the capacity of progenitors to express phenotype memory
    K L Eagleson
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Development 124:1623-30. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Progressive postnatal assembly of limbic-autonomic circuits revealed by central transneuronal transport of pseudorabies virus
    L Rinaman
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Neurosci 20:2731-41. 2000
  9. pmc Different patterns of neuronal infection after intracerebral injection of two strains of pseudorabies virus
    J P Card
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Virol 72:4434-41. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Novel proteoglycan epitope expressed in functionally discrete patterns in primate cortical and subcortical regions
    A F Pimenta
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Comp Neurol 430:369-88. 2001

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint The critical impact of early cellular environment on neuronal development
    P Levitt
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Prev Med 27:180-3. 1998
    ..The cellular milieu of the developing central nervous system prenatally thus serves functions as critical as environmental stimuli postnatally that promote synaptic development and refinement...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prenatal effects of drugs of abuse on brain development
    P Levitt
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, PA 15261, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 51:109-25. 1998
    ..Studies of the mechanisms of drug action that lead to altered neural development are now reality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification of a sensitive period of prenatal cocaine exposure that alters the development of the anterior cingulate cortex
    G D Stanwood
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Cereb Cortex 11:430-40. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Disease-specific changes in regulator of G-protein signaling 4 (RGS4) expression in schizophrenia
    K Mirnics
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 6:293-301. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Prenatal cocaine exposure produces consistent developmental alterations in dopamine-rich regions of the cerebral cortex
    G D Stanwood
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, E1440 Biomedical Science Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Neuroscience 106:5-14. 2001
    ..v. administration of cocaine in utero...
  6. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in neurotrophin availability regulate selective expression of VGF in the developing limbic cortex
    K L Eagleson
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Neurosci 21:9315-24. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms specifying area fate in cortex include cell-cycle-dependent decisions and the capacity of progenitors to express phenotype memory
    K L Eagleson
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Development 124:1623-30. 1997
    ..Our findings suggest that induction of an areal phenotype is linealy inherited, with the phenotype specified prior to the final cell cycle...
  8. ncbi request reprint Progressive postnatal assembly of limbic-autonomic circuits revealed by central transneuronal transport of pseudorabies virus
    L Rinaman
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Neurosci 20:2731-41. 2000
    ....
  9. pmc Different patterns of neuronal infection after intracerebral injection of two strains of pseudorabies virus
    J P Card
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    J Virol 72:4434-41. 1998
    ..Taken together, these data suggest that viral envelope glycoproteins and virus concentration at the site of injection are important determinants of the rate and direction of viral transport through a multisynaptic circuit in the CNS...
  10. ncbi request reprint Novel proteoglycan epitope expressed in functionally discrete patterns in primate cortical and subcortical regions
    A F Pimenta
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Comp Neurol 430:369-88. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor/scatter factor is a motogen for interneurons migrating from the ventral to dorsal telencephalon
    E M Powell
    Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Neuron 30:79-89. 2001
    ..The data suggest that HGF/SF motogenic activity, which is essential for normal development of other organ systems, is a conserved mechanism that regulates trans-telencephalic migration of interneurons...
  12. ncbi request reprint Analysis of complex brain disorders with gene expression microarrays: schizophrenia as a disease of the synapse
    K Mirnics
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Trends Neurosci 24:479-86. 2001
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in expression of transforming growth factor-alpha and epidermal growth factor receptor mRNA in Waved-1 and C57Bl6 mice
    K Koshibu
    Department of Neurobiology and CNBC, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neuroscience 134:877-87. 2005
    ..The observed expression patterns of the TGFalpha signaling system during normal development and in the Wa-1 mutant mouse suggest complex sex- and age-dependent transcription regulatory mechanisms...