Publications

Selected from 100 peer-reviewed publications.  For full listing see PubMed

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  • Hochman DW, Baraban SC, Owens JWM, Schwartzkroin PA (1995) Furosemide blockade of epileptiform activity dissociates synchronization from hyperexcitability. Science 270:99-102.
  • Calcagnotto ME, Paredes M, Baraban SC (2002) Heterotopic neurons with altered inhibitory synaptic function in an animal model of malformation-associated epilepsy. J Neurosci 22:7596-7605.
  • Calcagnotto ME, Paredes MF, Tihan T, Barbaro NM, Baraban SC (2005) Dysfunction of synaptic inhibition in epilepsy associated with focal cortical dysplasia. J Neurosci 25:9649-9657.
  • Baraban SC, Taylor MR, Castro PA, Baier H. (2005) Pentylenetetrazole induced changes in zebrafish behavior, neural activity and c-fos expression. Neuroscience 131(3):759-68.
  • Alvarez-Dolado M, Calcagnotto ME, Karkar KM, Southwell DG, Jones-Davis DM, Estrada RC, Rubenstein JL, Alvarez-Buylla A, Baraban SC (2006) Cortical inhibition modified by embryonic neural precursors grafted into the postnatal brain. J Neurosci 26:7380-7389. 
  • Cobos IM, Calcagnotto ME, Vilaythong AJ, Thwin MT, Noebels JL, Baraban SC, Rubenstein JLR (2005) Mice lacking the Dlx1 transcription factor exhibit subtype-specific loss of interneurons, reduced synaptic inhibition and epilepsy. Nature Neurosci 8:1059-1068.
  • Baraban SC, Southwell DG, Estrada RC, Jones DL, Sebe J, Alfaro-Cervello C, Garcia-Verdugo JM, Rubenstein JLR, Alvarez-Buylla A (2009) Reduction of seizures by transplantation of cortical GABAergic interneuron precursors into Kv1.1 mutant mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 106:15472-7.
  • Hunt RF, Dinday MT, Hindle-Katel W, Baraban SC (2012) LIS1 deficiency promotes dysfunctional synaptic integration of granule cells generated in the developing and adult dentate gyrus. J Neurosci 32:12862-75.
  • Southwell DG, Paredes MF, Galvao RP, Jones DL, Froemke RC, Sebe JY, Alfaro-Cervello C, Tang Y, Garcia-Verdugo JM, Rubenstein JL, Baraban SC, Alvarez-Buylla A (2012) Intrinsically determined cell death of developing cortical interneurons. Nature 491:109-13.
  • Hunt RF, Girksis KM, Rubenstein JL, Alvarez-Buylla A, Baraban SC (2013) GABA progenitors grafted into the adult epileptic brain control seizures and abnormal behavior. Nature Neurosci 16:692-7.
  • Baraban SC, Dinday MT, Hortopan GA (2013) Drug screening in Scn1a zebrafish mutant identifies clemizole as a potential Dravet syndrome treatment. Nature Comm 4:2410.
  • Howard MA, Rubenstein JL, Baraban SC (2014) Bidirectional homeostatic plasticity induced by interneuron cell death and transplantation in vivo. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 111:492-7.
  • Vogt D, Hunt RF, Mandal S, Sandberg M, Silberberg SN, Nagasawa T, Yang Z, Baraban SC, Rubenstein JL (2014) Lhx6 directly regulates Arx and CXCR7 to determine cortical interneuron fate and laminar position. Neuron 82(2):350-64.
  • Stanco A, Pla R, Vogt D, Chen Y, Mandal S, Walker J, Hunt RF, Lindtner S, Erdman CA, Pieper AA, Hamilton SP, Xu D, Baraban SC, Rubenstein JL (2014) NPAS1 Represses the Generation of Specific Subtypes of Cortical Interneurons. NPAS1 Represses the Generation of Specific Subtypes of Cortical Interneurons. Neuron 84(5):940-53.
  • Howard MA, Rubenstein JL, Baraban SC (2014) Bidirectional homeostatic plasticity induced by interneuron cell death and transplantation in vivo. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111(1):492-7.
  • Dinday MT, Baraban SC (2015) Large-scale phenotype-based antiepileptic drug screening in a zebrafish model for Dravet syndrome. eNeuro Aug. 31;2(4)
  • Grone BP, Baraban SC (2015) Animal models in epilepsy research: legacies and new directions. Nature Neurosci 18(3):339-43. Review
  • Hunt RF, Baraban SC (2015) Interneuron transplantation as a treatment for epilepsy. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med 1:5(12) Review
  • Grone BP, Marchese M, Hamling KR, Kumar MG, Krasniak CS, Sicca F, Santorelli FM, Patel M, Baraban SC (2016) Epilepsy, behavioral abnormalities, and physiological comorbidities in syntaxin-binding protein 1 (STXBP1) mutant zebrafish . PLoS One 10:11(3):e0151148. 
  • Kumar MG, Rowley S, Fulton R, Dinday MT, Baraban SC, Patel M (2016) Altered glycolysis and mitochondrial respiration in a zebrafish model of Dravet Syndrome. eNeuro Apr 5;3(2)
  • Howard MA, Baraban SC (2016) Synaptic integration of transplanted interneuron progenitor cells into native circuits. J Neurophysiol May 25:jn.00321
  • Hong S, Lee P, Baraban SC, Lee LP (2016) A novel long-term, multi-channel and non-invasive electrophysiology platform for zebrafish. Sci Rep 6:28248
  • Griffin A, Krasniak C, Baraban SC (2016) Advancing epilepsy treatment through personalized genetic zebrafish models. Prog Brain Res 22:195-207. Review

  • Griffin A, Hamling KR, Knupp K, Hong S, Lee LP, Baraban SC (2017) Clemizole and modulators of serotonin signalling suppress seizures in Dravet syndrome. Brain 140(3):669-683.

  • Hsieh JY, Baraban SC (2017) Medial ganglionic eminence progenitors transplanted into hippocampus integrate in a functional and subtype-appropriate manner. eNeuro Apr 12;4(2)