Selected Publications

Maden, M, Manwell, LA, Ormerod BK (2013). Proliferation zones in the axolotl brain and regeneration of the telencephalon. Neural Development, 8:1-15. JCR Impact Factor 3.70. **BMC “Highly Accessed” publication.

Speisman, RB, Kumar A, Rani A, Pastoriza JM, Severance JE, Foster TC and Ormerod BK (2013). Environmental enrichment restores neurogenesis and rapid acquisition in aged rats. Neurobiology of Aging, 34(1):263-274. JCR Impact Factor 6.634.

Bañuelos, C, LaSarge, CL, McQuail J, Hartman JJ, Gilbert RJ, Ormerod BK, Bizon JL (2013). Age-related changes in rostral basal forebrain cholinergic and GABAergic projection neurons: relationship with spatial impairment.Neurobiology of Aging, 34:845-862. JCR Impact Factor 6.634.

Ogle,WO, Speisman, RB, and Ormerod BK,  (2013). Potential of treating age-related depression and cognitive decline with nutraceutical approaches: A mini-review. Gerontology, 59:23-31. JCR Impact Factor 2.203. ** Featured on MD Linx

Speisman, RB, Kumar A, Rani A, Foster TC and Ormerod BK (2013). Daily exercise improves memory, stimulates hippocampal neurogenesis and modulates immune and neuroimmune cytokines in aging rats. Brain, Behavior and Immunity, 28:25-43. JCR Impact Factor 4.720. ** One of BBI’s 25 most downloaded articles over the past 90 days:

Lee SW, Haditsch U, Cord BJ, Guzman R, Kim SJ, Boettcher C, Priller J, Ormerod BK, Palmer TD (2013). Absence of CCL2 is sufficient to restore hippocampal neurogenesis following cranial irradiation. Brain Behav Immun, 30:33-44. JCR Impact Factor 4.720.

Ormerod BK, Hanft SJ, Asokan A, Haditsch U, Lee SW, Palmer TD (2013). PPARγ activation prevents impairments in spatial memory and neurogenesis following transient illness. Brain, Behavior and Immunity, 29:28-38. JCR Impact Factor 4.720.

Munikoti VV, Hoang-Minh, LB and Ormerod BK (2012). Enzymatic digestion improves the purity of harvested cerebral microvessels. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 207:80-85. JCR Impact Factor 2.100.

Stephens CL, Toda H., Palmer TD, DeMarse TB, Ormerod BK (2012). Adult neural progenitor cells reactivate superbursting in mature neural networks. Experimental Neurology, 234:20-30. JCR Impact Factor 4.436.

Bruijnzeel AW, Bauzo RM, Munikoti VV, Yamada H, Ormerod BK, Fornal CA, Jacobs BL (2011). Tobacco smoke diminishes neurogenesis and promotes gliogenesis in the dentate gyrus of adolescent rats. Brain Research. 1413:32-42. JCR Impact Factor 2.263.

Chen Z, Phillips LK, Gould E, Campisi J, Lee SW, Ormerod BK, Zwierzchoniewska M, Martinez OM, Palmer TD (2011). MHC mismatch inhibits neurogenesis and neuron maturation in stem cell allografts. PLoS One 6:e14787. JCR Impact Factor 4.411.

Seifert AW, Ormerod BK, Cohn MJ (2010). Sonic hedgehog controls growth of external genitalia by regulating cell cycle kinetics. Nature Communications. 1:23. Estimated JCR Impact Factor 15.

Stratmann G, May LD, Sall JW, Alvi RS, Bell JS, Ormerod BK, Rau V, Hilton JF, Dai R, Lee MT, Visrodia KH, Ku B, Zusmer EJ, Guggenheim J, Firouzian A (2009). Effect of hypercarbia and isoflurane on brain cell death and neurocognitive dysfunction in 7-day-old rats. Anesthesiology, 110:849-861. Current JCR Impact Factor 5.486.

Ormerod BK., Palmer TD and Caldwell MA (2008). Neurodegeneration and cell replacement. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 363; 153-170. Current JCR Impact Factor 6.05.

Buckwalter MS, Yamane M., Coleman B.S., Ormerod BK, Chin J.T., Palmer TD, Wyss-Coray T. (2006). Chronically increased transforming growth factor-beta1 strongly inhibits hippocampal neurogenesis in aged mice. American Journal of Pathology, 169:154-164. Current JCR Impact Factor 5.224.

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