Gul Dolen MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Brain Science Institute, Wendy Klag Center, Director of Diversity




Dölen G, Malenka RC. The emerging role of nucleus accumbens oxytocin in social cognition. Biological Psychiatry. 2014 Sep 1;76(5):354-5. PDF

Dölen G, Darvishzadeh A, Huang KW, Malenka, RC. Social reward requires coordinated activity of nucleus accumbens oxytocin and serotonin. Nature 2013 Sep 12;501(7466):179-84.  PDF

Portmann T, Yang M, Mao R, Panagiotakos G, Ellegood J, Dölen G, Bader PL, Grueter BA, Goold C, Fisher E, Clifford K, Rengarajan P, Kalikhman D, Loureiro D, Saw NL, Zhengqui Z, Miller MA, Lerch JP, Henkelman RM, Shamloo M, Malenka RC, Crawley JN, and Dolmetsch RE. Behavioral Abnormalities and Circuit Defects in the Basal Ganglia of a Mouse Model of 16p11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Cell Rep. 2014 May 22;7(4):1077-92.  PDF

Bhakar AL, Dölen G, Bear MF. The pathophysiology of fragile X (and what it teaches us about synapses). Annu Rev Neurosci.2012;35:417-43. PDF

Dölen G, Carpenter RL, Ocain TD, Bear MF. Mechanism-based approaches to trating fragile X. Pharmacol Ther. 2010 Jul;127(1):78-93. PDF

Dölen G, Bear MF. Fragile X syndrome and autism: from disease model to therapeutic targets. Neurodev Disord. 2009 Jun;1(2):133-40 PDF

Dölen G, Bear MF. Role for metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 (mGluR5) in the pathogenesis of fragile X syndrome. J Physiol. 2008 Mar 15;586(6):1503-8. PDF

Bear MF, Dölen G, Osterweil E, Nagarajan N. Fragile X: translation in action. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2008 Jan;33(1):84-7PDF

Dölen G. Genetic interaction between Fmr1 and Grm5: A role for mGluR5 in the pathogenesis of Fragile X Syndrome. (2008). Thesis-Ph.D.-- Brown UniversityPDF

Dölen G, Osterweil E, Rao BS, Smith GB, Auerbach BD, Chattarji S, Bear MF. Correction of fragile X syndrome in mice. Neuron. 2007 Dec 20;56(6):955-62. PDF

Dölen G, Bear MF. Courting a cure for fragile X. Neuron. 2005 Mar 3;45(5):642-4. PDF

Herrera E, Brown L, Aruga J, Rachel RA, Dölen G, Mikoshiba K, Brown S, Mason CA. Zic2 patterns binocular vision by specifying the uncrossed retinal projection. Cell. 2003 Sep 5;114(5):545-57. PDF

Rachel RA, Dölen G, Hayes NL, Lu A, Erskine L, Nowakowski RS, Mason CA. Spatiotemporal features of early neuronogenesis differ in wild-type and albino mouse retina. J Neurosci. 2002 Jun 1;22(11):4249-63. PDF

Dölen, G. The Development of mind: perspectives from Autistic disorder. (1997). Unpublished coursework- A.B.-- Duke University. PDF