Jay Baraban MD, PhD

Professor of Neuroscience




Reti IM, Blouin A, Worley PF, Holland PC, Johnson AW, Baraban JM (2011) Mediating the effects of drug abuse: The role of Narp in synaptic plasticity, ILAR Journal 52:321-328.

Ngok PS, Geyer R, Liu M, Kourtidis A, Agrawal S, Wu C, Seerapu HR, Lewis-Tuffin LJ, Moodie KL, Huveldt D, Marx R, Baraban JM, Storz P, Horowitz A, and Anastasiadis PZ (2012) VEGF and angiopoietin-1 exert opposing effects on cell junctions by regulating the Rho GEF Syx, J Cell Biol. 199:1103-1115.

Blouin AM, Han S, Pearce AM, Cheng K, Lee JJ, Johnson AW, Wang C, During MJ, Holland PC, Shaham Y, Baraban JM, Reti IM (2013) Role of medial prefrontal cortex Narp in extinction of morphine conditioned place preference, Learning and Memory 20:75-79. 

Xu R, Serritella AV, Sen T, Farook J, Sedlak TW, Baraban JM, Snyder SH, Sen N (2013) Behavioral effects of cocaine mediated by nitric oxide-GAPDH transcriptional signaling, Neuron 78:623-630.

Azzedine H, Zavadakova P, Plante-Bordeneuve V, Vaz Pato M, Pinto N, Bartesaghi L, Zenker J, Poirot O, Bernard-Marissal N, Arnaud Gouttenoire E, Cartoni R, Title A, Venturini G, Medard JJ, Makowski E, Schols L, Claeys KG, Stendel C, Roos A, Weis J, Dubourg O, Leal Loureiro J, Stevanin G, Said G, Amato A, Baraban J, Leguern E, Senderek J, Rivolta C, Chrast R (2013) PLEKHG5 deficiency leads to an intermediate form of autosomal recessive Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Hum Mol Genetics 22:4224-4232.

Miskimon M, Han S, Lee JJ, Ringkamp M, Wilson MA, Petralia RS, Dong X, Worley PF, Baraban JM, Reti IM (2014) Selective expression of Narp in primary nociceptive neurons: role in microglia/macrophage activation following nerve injury, J Neuroimmunology 274:86-95.

Asada K, Canestrari E, Fu X, Li Z, Makowski E, Wu Y-C, Mito JK, Kirsch DG, Baraban J, Paroo Z (2014) Rescuing dicer defects via inhibition of an anti-dicing nuclease, Cell Reports, in press.