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Martin, LJ., Smith, SB., Khoutorsky, A., Magnuson, C., Samoshkin, A., Sorge, RE., Cho, C., Yosefpour , N., Sivaselvachandran, S., Tohyama, S., Cole, T., Khuong, TM., Mir,, E., Gibson, DG., Wieskopf, JS., Sotocinal, SG., Austin, JS., Meloto, C., Gitt, JH., Sonenberg, N., Greenspan, JD., Fillingim, RB., Ohrbach, R., Slade, GD., Knott, C., Dubner, R., Nackley, AG., Ribeiro-da-Silva, A., Maixner, W., Zaykin, DV., Mogil1, JS., Diatchenko, L. 2017. Epiregulin and EGFR interactions are involved in pain processing. J Clin Inves. (In Press). [Impact Factor = 12.784]


Tuttle, AH., Tansley, S., Dossett, K., Tohyama, S., Khoutorsky, A., Maldonado-Bouchard, S., Stein, L., Gerstein, L., Crawhall-Duk, H., Pearl, R., Sukosd, M., Leger, P., Hardt, OM., Yachin, D., Austin, J., Chan, CM., Pooters, T., Groves, I., Martin, LJ., Sonenberg, N., Gkogkas, CG., Mogil, JS. 2017. Social propinquity in rodents as measured by tube co-occupancy differs between inbred and outbred genotypes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 114(21):5515-5520  [Impact Factor = 9.423].





Khoutorsky, A., Sorge, RE., Prager-Khoutorsky, M., Pawlowski, SA., Longo, G., Mehdi Jafarnejad, S., Tahmasebi, Martin, LJ., Pitcher, M., Gkogkas, CG., Sharif-Naeini, R., Riveiro-da-Silva, A., Bourque, CW., Cervero, F., Mogil, JS., Sonenberg, N. 2016. eIF2α phosphorylation controls thermal nociception. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Oct 3. [Impact Factor = 9.423].

Sivaselvachandran, S., Acland, EL., Abdallah, S., Martin, LJ. 2016. Mechanistic and Behavioral Insight into Rodent Empathy. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. Jun 14. pii: S0149-7634(16)30063-X. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.06.007. [Impact Factor = 9.440].

Whissell, PD., Tohyama, S., Martin, LJ. 2016. The Use of DREADDs to Deconstruct Behavior. Front. Genet. May 17;7:70. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2016.00070. 



Khourtosky, A., Bonin, R.P., Sorge, R.E., Gkogkas, C., Pawlowski, S., Jafarnejad, S.M., Pitcher, M., Alain, T., Perez-Sanchez, J., Salter, E., Martin, L.J., Ribeirio-Da-Silva, A., De Koninck, Y., Cervero, F., Mogil, J.S., Sonenberg, N. 2015. Translational control of nociception via 4E-binding protein 1. eLife. Dec 18;4. pii: e12002.. [Impact Factor = 9.322].

Martin, LJ, Pitonen MH, Gauthier J, Convertino M, Acland EL, Dokholyan NV, Mogil JS, Diatchenko L, Maixner W. 2015.  Differences in the antinociceptive effects and binding properties of propranolol and bupranolol enantiomers.  J Pain. Dec;16(12):1321-33. [Impact Factor = 4.5]

Sorge RE, Mapplebeck JC, Rosen S, Beggs S, Taves S, Alexander JK, Martin LJ, Austin JS, Sotocinal SG, Chen D, Yang M, Shi XQ, Huang H, Pillon NJ, Bilan PJ, Tu Y, Klip A, Ji RR, Zhang J, Salter MW, Mogil JS. 2015. Different immune cells mediate mechanical pain hypersensitivity in male and female mice. Nat Neurosci. Aug;18(8):1081-3. [Impact Factor = 16.095]

Segall SK, Shabalina SA, Meloto CB, Wen X, Cunningham D, Tarantino LM, Wiltshire T, Gauthier J, Tohyama S, Martin LJ, Mogil JS, Diatchenko L. 2015. Molecular genetic mechanisms of allelic specific regulation of murine Comt expression. Pain. Oct;156(10):1965-77.​ [Impact Factor = 5.84]

Wieskopf JS, Mathur J, Limapichat W, Post MR, Al-Qazzaz M, Sorge RE, Martin LJ, Zaykin DV, Smith SB, Freitas K, Austin JS, Dai F, Zhang J, Marcovitz J, Tuttle AH, Slepian PM, Clarke S, Drenan RM, Janes J, Al Sharari S, Segall SK, Aasvang EK, Lai W, Bittner R, Richards CI, Slade GD, Kehlet H, Walker J, Maskos U, Changeux JP, Devor M, Maixner W, Diatchenko L, Belfer I, Dougherty DA, Su AI, Lummis SC, Imad Damaj M, Lester HA, Patapoutian A, Mogil JS. The nicotinic α6 subunit gene determines variability in chronic pain sensitivity via cross-inhibition of P2X2/3 receptors. 2015. Sci Transl Med. May 13;7(287):287ra72. [Impact Factor = 14.41]

Martin, LJ., Hathaway, GA., Isbester, K., Mirali, S., Acland, EL., Niederstrasser, N., Slepian, P., Trost, Z., Bartz, JL., Sternberg, W., Sapolsky, R., Levitin, D., Mogil, JS. 2015. Elicitation of empathy for pain in strangers by social stress reduction in mice and humans. Curr Biol. Feb;25(3):326-32. [Impact Factor = 10.227]




Sorge, RE*., Martin, LJ*., Isbester, KA., Sotocinal, SG., Rosen, S., Tuttle, AH., Wieskopf, JS., Acland, EL., Dokova, A., Kadoura, B., Leger, P., Mapplebeck, JCS., McPhail, M., Delaney, A., Wigerblad, G., Schumann, AP., Quinn, T., Frasneli, J., Svensson, CI., Sternberg, W., Mogil, JS. 2014. Stress-induced analgesia in the mouse via cross species olfactory exposure to human males. Nat Methods Jun;11(6):629-32. *equal contributions [Impact Factor = 25.953]

Martin, LJ., Tuttle, AH., Mogil, JS. 2014. The interaction between pain and social behavior in humans and rodents. In: Current Topics in Behavioral Neuroscience. Eds. Bradley Taylor and David Finn. Vol. 20.  Pg. 233-250. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. 



Whissell, PD., Eng, D., Lecker, I., Martin, LJ., Wang, DS., Orser, BA. 2013. Acutely increasing δGABAA receptor activity causes memory deficits and inhibits synaptic plasticity in the hippocampus. Front Neural Circuits Sept;17(7):146



Sotocinal, SG., Sorge, RE., Zaloum, A., Tuttle, AH., Martin, LJ., Wieskopf, JS., Mapplebeck, JCS., Wei, P., Zhan, S., Zhang, S., Mcdougall, JJ., King, OD., Mogil, JS. 2011. The rat grimace scale: A partially automated method for quantifying pain in the laboratory rat via facial expressions. Mol Pain Jul;7:55.

Martin, LJ., Zurek, AA., Bonin, RP., Kim, J., Mount, HTJ., Orser, BA. 2011. The sedative but not the memory-blocking properties of ethanol are modulated by α5-subunit-containing γ-aminobutyric acid type A receptors. Behav Brain Res Mar;17(2):379-85.



Martin, LJ., Zurek, AA., Macdonald, JF., Roder, JC., Jackson, MF., Orser, BA. 2010. α5GABAA receptor activity sets the threshold for long-term potentiation and constrains hippocampus-dependent memory. J Neurosci Apr;30(15):5269-82. [Impact Factor = 7.12]

Vargas-Caballero, M., Martin, LJ., Salter, MW., Orser, BA., Paulsen, O. 2010. Schaffer collateral activation of a5 subunit-containing GABAA receptors mediates a slowly decaying synaptic current in CA1 pyramidal neurons. Neuropharm Mar;58(3):668-75.

Saab, BJ., Maclean, AJB., Kanisek, M., Martin, LJ., Zurek, AA., Roder, JC., Orser., BA. 2010. Pretreatment with the α5GABAA receptor inverse agonist, L-665,708 prevents persistent memory impairment after isoflurane. Anesthesiology Nov;113(5):1061-1071. [Impact Factor 6.168]

Cheung, KW., Lado, WE., Martin, LJ., St-Pierre, LS., Persinger, MA. 2010. Cerebral Neurons in Rattus norvegicus Following a Mild Impact to the Skull: Equivalence of Modulation by Post-Impact Pregnancy or Exposure to Physiologically-Patterned Magnetic Fields. Journal of Biological Sciences 10(2):84-92.



Martin, LJ., Oh, GHT., Orser, BA. 2009. Etomidate Targets a5GABAA receptors to regulate synaptic plasticity and memory blockade.  Anesthesiology Nov;111(5):1025-3. [Impact Factor 6.168]

Sun, HS., Jackson, MF., Martin, LJ., Jansen, K., Teves, L., Cui, H., Mori, Y., Jones, M., Forder, JP., Golde, TE., Orser, BA., MacDonald, JF., Tymianski, M. 2009. Suppression of hippocampal TRPM7 enhances neuronal survival, function and learning following cerebral ischemia. Nat Neurosci Oct;12(10):1300-7. [Impact Factor = 14.976]

Martin, LJ., Bonin, RP., Orser., BA. 2009. The physiological and therapeutic potential of α5GABAA receptors. Biochem Soc Trans Dec;37(Pt 6):1334-7.



Bonin, RP., Martin, LJ., MacDonald, JF., Orser. BA. 2007. α5GABAA receptors regulate the intrinsic excitability of mouse hippocampal pyramidal neurons. J Neurophys Oct;98(4):2244-54.



Cheng, VY*., Martin, LJ*., Elliot, EM., Kim, J., Mount, HT., Taverna, FA., Roder, JC., MacDonald, JF., Bhambri, A., Collinson, N., Wafford, KA., Orser,  BA. 2006. α5GABAA receptors mediate the amnestic but not sedative-hypnotic effects of the general anesthetic, etomidate.  J Neurosci Apr;26(14):3713-20.  *equal contributions [Impact Factor = 7.12]

Orser, BA., Martin, LJ., Cheng, VY., Bonin. RP. 2006. Role of extrasynaptic GABAA receptors in the hippocampus. Eur Neuropsychopharm Jan;16(S4), S198-99.



Macdonald, DS., Weerapura, M, Beazely, MA, Martin, LJ, Czerwinski, W, Roder JC., Orser, BA., MacDonald, JF. 2005. Modulation of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors by Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase Activating Peptide in CA1 Neurons Requires Gaq, PKC and Activation of Src. J Neurosci Dec;25(49):11374-84. [Impact Factor = 7.12]

Martin, LJ., Koren, SA., Persinger, MA. 2005. Thermal analgesic effects from weak (1 microT), complex magnetic fields: Critical Parameters. Elect Bio Med 24(2):65-85.

Martin, LJ., Persinger, MA. 2005. The influence of various pharmacological agents on the analgesia induced by an applied complex magnetic field treatment in the rat: A receptor system potpourri. Elect Bio Med 24(2):87-97.

Martin, LJ., Koren, SA., Persinger, MA. 2004. Influence of a complex magnetic field treatment on thermal nociceptive thresholds: The importance of polarity and timing Int J Neurosci 114(10):1259-76.

Martin, LJ.,  Koren, SA., Persinger MA. 2004. Thermal analgesic effects from Weak, complex magnetic fields and pharmacological interactions. Pharmacol Biochem Behav 78(2):217-27.

Martin, LJ., Persinger, MA. 2004. Thermal analgesia induced by 30 minutes of exposure to 1 microT burst-firing magnetic fields is strongly enhanced in a dose-dependent manner by the a2 agonist clonidine in rats.  Neurosci Lett 366(2):226-9.

Martin, LJ., Fournier, NM., Galic, MA., Emond, MH. 2004. Chronic administration of the L-type calcium channel blocker nimodipine can facilitate the acquisition of sequence learning in a radial arm maze Behav Pharmacol  15(2):133-9.

Galic, MA., Fournier, NM., Martin, LJ. 2004. A brief 10-minute exposure to a swim stress augments seizure onset in male rats treated with lithium and pilocarpine. Pharm Biochem Behav  79(2):309-16.

Martin, LJ., Persinger MA. 2003. Spatial heterogeneity not homogeneity of intensity during exposures to a complex frequency-modulated microT magnetic field facilitates analgesia. Percept Mot Skills  96:1005-12.

McKay, BE., Lado, WE., Martin, LJ., Galic, MA., Fournier, NM. 2002. Learning and memory in agmatine-treated rats. Pharmacol Biochem Behav 72:551-7.

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