Robert Featherstone, PhD

Assistant Professor of Research Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences

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  • The impact of integrating behavioral health services into pediatric subspecialty care: A systematic review J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2024 Jan; 78(1):8-16. . View in PubMed
  • The Power of Potentials Am J Psychiatry. 2023 Jul 01; 180(7):470-472. . View in PubMed
  • Early life social instability stress causes lasting cognitive decrement and elevated hippocampal stress-related gene expression Exp Neurol. 2022 08; 354:114099. . View in PubMed
  • Frequency-specific medial septal nucleus deep brain stimulation improves spatial memory in MK-801-treated male rats Neurobiol Dis. 2022 08; 170:105756. . View in PubMed
  • Calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase IIa heterozygous knockout mice show electroencephalogram and behavioral changes characteristic of a subpopulation of schizophrenia and intellectual impairment Neuroscience. 2022 09 01; 499:104-117. . View in PubMed
  • High-beta/low-gamma frequency activity reflects top-down predictive coding during a spatial working memory test Exp Brain Res. 2019 Jul; 237(7):1881-1888. . View in PubMed
  • Parvalbumin Cell Ablation of NMDA-R1 Leads to Altered Phase, But Not Amplitude, of Gamma-Band Cross-Frequency Coupling Brain Connect. 2019 04; 9(3):263-272. . View in PubMed
  • Src deficient mice demonstrate behavioral and electrophysiological alterations relevant to psychiatric and developmental disease Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2019 07 13; 93:84-92. . View in PubMed
  • Pyramidal cell-selective GluN1 knockout causes impairments in salience attribution and related EEG activity Exp Brain Res. 2018 03; 236(3):837-846. . View in PubMed
  • Mismatch negativity in preclinical models of schizophrenia Schizophr Res. 2018 01; 191:35-42. . View in PubMed
  • Amygdala activity associated with social choice in mice Behav Brain Res. 2017 08 14; 332:84-89. . View in PubMed
  • GABA-B Agonist Baclofen Normalizes Auditory-Evoked Neural Oscillations and Behavioral Deficits in the Fmr1 Knockout Mouse Model of Fragile X Syndrome eNeuro. 2017 Jan-Feb; 4(1). . View in PubMed
  • The mGluR2 positive allosteric modulator, SAR218645, improves memory and attention deficits in translational models of cognitive symptoms associated with schizophrenia Sci Rep. 2016 10 13; 6:35320. . View in PubMed
  • Multiple Drug Treatments That Increase cAMP Signaling Restore Long-Term Memory and Aberrant Signaling in Fragile X Syndrome Models Front Behav Neurosci. 2016; 10:136. . View in PubMed
  • Mouse Model of Chromosome 15q133 Microdeletion Syndrome Demonstrates Features Related to Autism Spectrum Disorder. J Neurosci. 2015 Dec 09; 35(49):16282-94. . View in PubMed
  • Ceftriaxone reverses ketamine-induced lasting EEG and astrocyte alterations in juvenile mice Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Nov 01; 156:14-20. . View in PubMed
  • Delayed emergence of behavioral and electrophysiological effects following juvenile ketamine exposure in mice Transl Psychiatry. 2015 Sep 15; 5:e635. . View in PubMed
  • Oxytocin reduces amygdala activity, increases social interactions, and reduces anxiety-like behavior irrespective of NMDAR antagonism Behav Neurosci. 2015 Aug; 129(4):389-98. . View in PubMed
  • EEG biomarkers of target engagement, therapeutic effect, and disease process Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2015 May; 1344:12-26. . View in PubMed
  • Pyramidal cell selective ablation of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor 1 causes increase in cellular and network excitability Biol Psychiatry. 2015 Mar 15; 77(6):556-68. . View in PubMed
  • The Role of Nicotine in Schizophrenia Int Rev Neurobiol. 2015; 124:23-78. . View in PubMed
  • Mice with subtle reduction of NMDA NR1 receptor subunit expression have a selective decrease in mismatch negativity: Implications for schizophrenia prodromal population Neurobiol Dis. 2015 Jan; 73:289-95. . View in PubMed
  • Parvalbumin cell ablation of NMDA-R1 causes increased resting network excitability with associated social and self-care deficits Neuropsychopharmacology. 2014 Jun; 39(7):1603-13. . View in PubMed
  • Juvenile exposure to ketamine causes delayed emergence of EEG abnormalities during adulthood in mice Drug Alcohol Depend. 2014 Jan 01; 134:123-127. . View in PubMed
  • Electroencephalographic and early communicative abnormalities in Brattleboro rats Physiol Rep. 2013 Oct; 1(5):e00100. . View in PubMed
  • Electrophysiological and behavioral responses to ketamine in mice with reduced Akt1 expression Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2013 Jun; 227(4):639-49. . View in PubMed
  • Subchronic ketamine treatment leads to permanent changes in EEG, cognition and the astrocytic glutamate transporter EAAT2 in mice Neurobiol Dis. 2012 Sep; 47(3):338-46. . View in PubMed
  • Nicotine normalizes event related potentials in COMT-Val-tg mice and increases gamma and theta spectral density Behav Neurosci. 2012 Apr; 126(2):332-43. . View in PubMed
  • Nicotine receptor subtype-specific effects on auditory evoked oscillations and potentials PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e39775. . View in PubMed
  • AVE1625, a cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, as a co-treatment with antipsychotics for schizophrenia: improvement in cognitive function and reduction of antipsychotic-side effects in rodents Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2011 May; 215(1):149-63. . View in PubMed
  • The amphetamine-induced sensitized state as a model of schizophrenia Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2007 Nov 15; 31(8):1556-71. . View in PubMed
  • Lesions of the dorsolateral striatum impair the acquisition of a simplified stimulus-response dependent conditional discrimination task Neuroscience. 2005; 136(2):387-95. . View in PubMed
  • Dorsal striatum and stimulus-response learning: lesions of the dorsolateral, but not dorsomedial, striatum impair acquisition of a stimulus-response-based instrumental discrimination task, while sparing conditioned place preference learning Neuroscience. 2004; 124(1):23-31. . View in PubMed

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