In the following you can find publications that originated out of the MATRICS project.

  • Tzanoulinou S., García-Mompó C., Riccio O., Grosse J., Zanoletti O., Dedousis P., Nacher J., Sandie C. (2015). Neuroligin-2 Expression in the Prefrontal Cortex is Involved in Attention Deficits Induced by Peripubertal Stress. Neuropsychopharmacology. July 2015; 151:1-11. doi: 10.1038/npp.2015.200
  • Zuddas A. (2014). The poor outcome of conduct disorders: a need for innovative, more effective therapeutic interventions. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. July 2014; Vol.23/Issue7:515-517. doi:10.1007/s00787-014-0579-y
  • Whelan R. et. al., (2014). Neuropsychosocial profiles of current and future adolescent alcohol misusers. Nature. July 2014; Vol.512/Issue 7513:185-189. doi: 10.1038/nature13402
  • Fritsch V. et al., (2015). Robust regression for large-scale neuroimaging studies. NeuroImage. May 2015; Vol.111:431-441. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.02.048
  • Spechler P.A. et al., (2015). Cannabis use in early adolescence: Evidence of amygdala hypersensitivity to signal of threat. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. August 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.dcn.2015.08.007
  • Hibar D.P. et al., (2015). Common genetic variants influence human subcortical brain structures. Nature. April 2015; Vol.520/Issue7546:224-229. doi:10.1038/nature14101
  • Ruggeri B. et al., (2015). Association of Protein Phosphatase PPM1G With Alcohol Use Disorder and Brain Activity During Behavioral Control in a Genome-Wide Methylation Analysis. American Journal of Psychiatry. June 2015; Vol.172/Issue 6;543-552. doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2014.14030382
  • Ortuno-Sierra J. et al., (2015). New evidence of factor structure and measurement invariance of the SDQ across five European nations. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. June 2015. doi: 10.1007/s00787-015-0729-x
  • Ojelade S.A. et al., (2015). RSU1 regulates ethanol consumption in Drosophila and humans. PNAS. July 2015; Vol.112/Issue30;E4085-E4093. doi:10.1073/pnas.1417222112
  • Veroude K. et al., (2015). Genetics of aggressive behavior: An overview. American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics. September 2015. doi:10.1002/ajmg.b.32364
  • Ewijk H. et al., (2015). The influence of comorbid oppositional defiant disorder on white matter microstructure in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. October 2015. doi:10.1007/s00787-015-0784-3
  • Bakker M.J. et al., (2017). Practitioner Review: Psychological treatments for children and adolescents with conduct disorder problems – a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines. January 2017. doi:10.1111/jcpp.12590
  • Veroude K. et al., (2016). The link between callous-unemotional traits and neural mechanisms of reward processing: An fMRI study. Psychiatry Research - Neuroimaging. September 2016. doi:10.1016/j.pscychresns.2016.08.005
  • Brugman S. et al., (2017). Examining the reactive proactive questionnaire in adults in forensic and non-forensic settings: A variable- and person-based approach. Aggressive Behavior. April 2017. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.10.022
  • Blair R.J.R.. et al., (2016). Neuro-cognitive system dysfunction and symptom sets: A review of fMRI studies in youth with conduct problems. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. October 2016. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.10.022
  • Noordermeer S.D.S. et al., (2017). Risk factors for comorbid oppositional defiant disorder in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. March 2017. doi:10.1007/s00787-017-0972-4
  • van der Kooij M.A. et al., (2015). The effects of stress during early postnatal periods on behavior and hippocampal neuroplasticity markers in adult male mice. Neuroscience. December 2015. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2015.10.058
  • Walker S.E. et al., (2016). The link between aberrant hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal axis activity during development and the emergence of aggression—Animal studies. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. October 2016. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.10.008
  • Cordero M.I. et al., (2016). Effects of paternal and peripubertal stress on aggression, anxiety, and metabolic alterations in the lateral septum. European Neuropsychopharmacology. February 2016. doi:10.1016/j.euroneuro.2015.11.017
  • Macrì S. et al., (2017). Can laboratory animals violate behavioural norms? Towards a preclinical model of conduct disorder. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. February 2017. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.01.047
  • Cerniglia L. et al., (2017). Internet Addiction in adolescence: Neurobiological, psychosocial and clinical issues. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. May 2017. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.12.024
  • Zoratto F. et al., (2017). Down-regulation of serotonin and dopamine transporter genes in individual rats expressing a gambling-prone profile: A possible role for epigenetic mechanisms. Neuroscience. January 2017. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2016.10.041
  • Adriani W. et al., (2016). Commentary on the special issue “The Adolescent Brain”: How can we run operant paradigms in a preclinical adolescent model? Technical tips and future perspectives. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. November 2016. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.07.028
  • Spinello C. et al., (2016). Pediatric Autoimmune Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections and Tourette's Syndrome in Preclinical Studies.Frontiers in Neuroscience. June 2016. doi:10.3389/fnins.2016.00310
  • Holz N.E. et al., (2016). Ventral striatum and amygdala activity as convergence sites for early adversity and conduct disorder.Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. June 2016. doi:10.1093/scan/nsw120
  • Holz N.E. et al., (2016). Gene x environment interactions in conduct disorder: Implications for future treatmentsNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. August 2016. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.08.017
  • Balia C. et al., (2017). The pharmacological treatment of aggression in children and adolescents with conduct disorder. Do callous—unemotional traits modulate the efficacy of medication?Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. January 2017. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.01.024
  • Persico A.M., (2015). Unmet needs in paediatric psychopharmacology: Present scenario and future perspectivesEuropean Neuropsychopharmacology. October 2015. doi:10.1016/j.euroneuro.2015.06.009
  • Cortese S. et. al., (2017). New Formulations of Methylphenidate for the Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Pharmacokinetics, Efficacy, and TolerabilityCNS Drugs. February 2017. doi:10.1007/s40263-017-0409-0
  • Cervesi C. et. al., (2017). Extent, Time Course, and Moderators of Antipsychotic Treatment in Youth With Mood DisordersJournal of Clinical Psychiatry. March 2017. doi:10.4088/JCP.15r10435
  • Masi G. et. al., (2016). Psychiatric evaluation of youths with Disruptive Behavior Disorders and psychopathic traits: A critical review of assessment measuresNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. September 2016. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.09.023
  • Muratori P. et. al., (2016). Moral disengagement and callous-unemotional traits: A longitudinal study of Italian adolescents with a disruptive behaviour disorderNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. January 2016. doi:10.1002/cbm.2019
  • Hieab H.H. et. al., (2016). Novel genetic loci underlying human intracranial volume identified through genome-wide associationNature Neuroscience. October 2016. doi:10.1038/nn.4398
  • Richiardi J. et. al., (2015). Correlated gene expression supports synchronous activity in brain networksScience. June 2015. doi:10.1126/science.1255905
  • French L. et. al., (2015). Early Cannabis Use, Polygenic Risk Score for Schizophrenia and Brain Maturation in AdolescenceJAMA Psychiatry. October 2015. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2015.1131
  • Ewald A. et. al., (2016). The role of the cannabinoid receptor in adolescents′ processing of facial expressionsEuropean Journal of Neuroscience. January 2016. doi:10.1111/ejn.13118
  • Stacey D. et. al., (2016). A translational systems biology approach in both animals and humans identifies a functionally related module of accumbal genes involved in the regulation of reward processing and binge drinking in malesJournal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience. May 2016. doi:10.1503/jpn.150138
  • Cury C. et. al., (2015). Incomplete Hippocampal Inversion: A Comprehensive MRI Study of Over 2000 SubjectsFrontiers Research Foundation. December 2015. doi:10.3389/fnana.2015.00160
  • Franke B. et. al., (2016). Genetic influences on schizophrenia and subcortical brain volumes: large-scale proof of conceptNature Neuroscience. February 2016. doi:10.1038/nn.4228
  • Jollans L. et. al., (2016). Ventral Striatum Connectivity During Reward Anticipation in Adolescent SmokersDevelopmental Neuropsychology. February 2016. doi:10.1080/87565641.2016.1164172
  • Burt K.B. et. al., (2016). Structural brain correlates of adolescent resilienceJournal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines. November 2016. doi:10.1111/jcpp.12552
  • Lancaster T.M. et. al., (2016). Polygenic Risk of Psychosis and Ventral Striatal Activation During Reward Processing in Healthy AdolescentsJAMA Psychiatry. August 2016. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.1135
  • Cash C., (2017). Poster Viewing Session IVJournal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. April 2017. doi:10.1177/0271678X17695991
  • Mogavero F. et.al., (2016). Clock genes, ADHD and aggressionNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. November 2016. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.11.002
  • Walker S. et.al., (2017). Constitutive differences in glucocorticoid responsiveness to stress are related to variation in aggression and anxiety-related behaviorsPsychoneuroendocrinology. October 2017. doi:10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.06.011
  • Hyun I. et.al., (2018). Maternal substance use during pregnancy and offspring conduct problems: A meta-analysisNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. January 2018. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.08.014
  • Hyun I. et.al., (2018). Pregnancy risk factors in relation to oppositional-defiant and conduct disorder symptoms in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and ChildrenJournal of Psychiatric Research. June 2018. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2018.02.020
  • Holz N.E. et.al., (2018). Early maternal care may counteract familial liability for psychopathology in the reward circuitrySocial Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. September 2018. doi:10.1093/scan/nsy087
  • Holz N.E. et.al., (2018). Early maternal care may counteract familial liability for psychopathology in the reward circuitrySocial Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. September 2018. doi:10.1093/scan/nsy087
  • Zoratto F. et.al., (2018). Intranasal oxytocin administration promotes emotional contagion and reduces aggression in a mouse model of callousnessNeuropharmacology. December 2018. doi:10.1016/j.neuropharm.2018.09.010
  • Zoratto F. et.al., (2018). Inside the Developing Brain to Understand Teen Behavior From Rat Models: Metabolic, Structural, and Functional-Connectivity Alterations Among Limbic Structures Across Three Pre-adolescent StagesFrontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. September 2018. doi:10.3389/fnbeh.2018.00208
  • Macrì S. et.al., (2018). Neonatal corticosterone mitigates autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcus in miceScientific Reports. December 2018. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-28372-3
  • Macrì S. et.al., (2018). Can laboratory animals violate behavioural norms? Towards a preclinical model of conduct disorderNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. August 2018. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.01.047
  • Zarotto F. et.al., (2018). Social modulation of risky decision-making in rats ( Rattus norvegicus ) and tufted capuchin monkeys ( Sapajus spp.)Behavioural Brain Research. July 2018. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2018.02.033
  • Adinolfi A. et.al., (2018). Novelty-related behavior of young and adult dopamine transporter knockout rats: Implication for cognitive and emotional phenotypic patternsGenes, Brain and Behavior. April 2018. doi:10.1111/gbb.12463
  • Cinque S. et.al., (2018). Behavioral Phenotyping of Dopamine Transporter Knockout Rats: Compulsive Traits, Motor Stereotypies, and AnhedoniaGenes, Brain and Behavior. February 2018. doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00043
  • Leo D. et.al., (2018). Pronounced Hyperactivity, Cognitive Dysfunctions, and BDNF Dysregulation in Dopamine Transporter Knock-out RatsJournal of Neuroscience. February 2018. doi:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1931-17.2018
  • Adriani W. et.al., (2018). Potential for diagnosis versus therapy monitoring of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a new epigenetic biomarker interacting with both genotype and auto-immunityEuropean Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. February 2018. doi:10.1007/s00787-017-1040-9
  • Laviola G. et.al., (2017). Low empathy-like behaviour in male mice associates with impaired sociability, emotional memory, physiological stress reactivity and variations in neurobiological regulationsPLoS One. December 2017. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0188907
  • Beaudet G. et.al., (2017). LP-211, a selective 5-HT 7 receptor agonist, increases novelty-preference and promotes risk-prone behavior in rats Synapse. December 2017. doi:10.1002/syn.21995
  • Zaratto F. et.al., (2017). Enhanced limbic/impaired cortical-loop connection onto the hippocampus of NHE rats: Application of resting-state functional connectivity in a preclinical ADHD modelBehavioural Brain Research. August 2017. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2017.06.026
  • da Cruz J. et.al., (2018). Dominant men are faster in decision-making situations and exhibit a distinct neural signal for promptnessCerebral Cortex. October 2018. doi:10.1093/cercor/bhy195
  • Papilloud A. et.al., (2018). Peripubertal stress increases play fighting at adolescence and modulates nucleus accumbens CB1 receptor expression and mitochondrial function in the amygdalaTranslational Psychiatry. December 2018. doi:10.1038/s41398-018-0215-6
  • Bacq A. et.al., (2018). Amygdala GluN2B-NMDAR dysfunction is critical in abnormal aggression of neurodevelopmental origin induced by St8sia2 deficiencyMolecular Psychiatry. August 2018. doi:10.1038/s41380-018-0132-3
  • Walker S.E. et.al., (2018). Alterations in brain microstructure in rats that develop abnormal aggression following peripubertal stressEuropean Journal of Neuroscience. July 2018. doi:10.1111/ejn.14061
  • van der Kooij. et.al., (2018). GABA A receptors in the ventral tegmental area control the outcome of a social competition in ratsNeuropharmacology. August 2018. doi:10.1016/j.neuropharm.2018.06.023
  • Larrieu T. et.al., (2018). Stress-Induced Depression: Is Social Rank a Predictive Risk Factor?BioEssays. July 2018. doi:10.1002/bies.201800012
  • Walker S.E. et.al., (2018). Long-term programing of psychopathology-like behaviors in male rats by peripubertal stress depends on individual’s glucocorticoid responsiveness to stressStress: the International Journal on Biology of Stress. February 2018. doi:10.1080/10253890.2018.1435639
  • Weger M. et.al., (2018). Increased brain glucocorticoid actions following social defeat in rats facilitates the long-term establishment of social subordinationPhysiology and Behavior. March 2018. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2018.01.008
  • Walker S.E. et.al., (2018). The link between aberrant hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal axis activity during development and the emergence of aggression—Animal studiesNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. August 2018. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.10.008
  • Bing X. et.al., (2017). Impact of a Common Genetic Variation Associated With Putamen Volume on Neural Mechanisms of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. May 2017. doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2017.02.009
  • Bourque J. et.al., (2017). Functional Neuroimaging Predictors of Self-Reported Psychotic Symptoms in AdolescentsAmerican Journal of Psychiatry. June 2017. doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2017.16080897
  • Quinlan B.E. et.al., (2017). Psychosocial Stress and Brain Function in Adolescent PsychopathologyAmerican Journal of Psychiatry. August 2017. doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2017.16040464
  • Gonzalez D.A. et.al., (2018). The Arf6 activator Efa6/PSD3 confers regional specificity and modulates ethanol consumption in Drosophila and humansMolecular Psychiatry. March 2018. doi:10.1038/mp.2017.112
  • Nemmi F. et.al., (2018). Interaction between striatal volume and DAT1 polymorphism predicts working memory development during adolescenceDevelopmental Cognitive Neuroscience. April 2018. doi:10.1016/j.dcn.2018.03.006
  • Mielenz D. et.al., (2018). EFhd2/Swiprosin-1 is a common genetic determinator for sensation-seeking/low anxiety and alcohol addictionMolecular Psychiatry. May 2018. doi:10.1038/mp.2017.63
  • Seo S. et.al., (2018). Risk profiles for heavy drinking in adolescence: differential effects of genderAddiction Biology. May 2018. doi:10.1111/adb.12636
  • Ruggeri B. et.al., (2018). Methylation of OPRL1 mediates the effect of psychosocial stress on binge drinking in adolescentsJournal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines. June 2018. doi:10.1111/jcpp.12843
  • Spechler P.A. et.al., (2018). The initiation of cannabis use in adolescence is predicted by sex-specific psychosocial and neurobiological featuresEuropean Journal of Neuroscience. June 2018. doi:10.1111/ejn.13989
  • Bayard F. et.al., (2018). Distinct brain structure and behavior related to ADHD and conduct disorder traitsMolecular Psychiatry. August 2018. doi:10.1038/s41380-018-0202-6
  • Masi G. et.al., (2018). Lithium treatment in bipolar adolescents: a follow-up naturalistic studyNeuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. January 2018. doi:10.2147/NDT.S172654
  • Balia C. et.al., (2018). The pharmacological treatment of aggression in children and adolescents with conduct disorder. Do callous—unemotional traits modulate the efficacy of medication?Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. August 2018. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2017.01.024
  • Herpers P.C.M. et.al., (2016). Associations between high callous–unemotional traits and quality of life across youths with non-conduct disorder diagnosesEuropean Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. May 2016. doi:10.1007/s00787-015-0766-5
  • Blair R.J.R. et.al., (2018). Neuro-cognitive system dysfunction and symptom sets: A review of fMRI studies in youth with conduct problemsNeuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. August 2018. doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2016.10.022
  • Bours C.C.A.H. et.al., (2018). Emotional face recognition in male adolescents with autism spectrum disorder or disruptive behavior disorder: an eye-tracking studyEuropean Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. September 2018. doi:10.1007/s00787-018-1174-4
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