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Helen E. Scharfman

Helen E. Scharfman, PhD

Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Physiology

Professor, Department of Psychiatry

hippocampus and parahippocampal areas, their role in normal function and their contribution to neurological disorders and mental illness, neurotrophins (BDNF)and neuronal plasticity , neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus , mechanisms controlling neuronal excitability; seizures; epilepsy, neuronal modulation by reproductive steroids, brain and spinal cord injury; neuroprotection, imaging, molecular, cellular, & translational neuroscience, systems, cognitive, & computational neuroscience


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Whitebirch, Alexander C; LaFrancois, John J; Jain, Swati; Leary, Paige; Santoro, Bina; Siegelbaum, Steven A; Scharfman, Helen E

Neuron. 2022 Oct 05; 110(19):3121-3138.e8

Ma, Yihe; Bayguinov, Peter O; McMahon, Shane M; Scharfman, Helen E; Jackson, Meyer B

Hippocampus. 2021 Nov; 31(11):1215-1232

Botterill, Justin J; Gerencer, Kathleen J; Vinod, K Yaragudri; Alcantara-Gonzalez, David; Scharfman, Helen E

Hippocampus. 2021 May; 31(5):522-539

Botterill, Justin J; Vinod, K Yaragudri; Gerencer, Kathleen J; Teixeira, Cátia M; LaFrancois, John J; Scharfman, Helen E

Journal of neuroscience. 2021 Mar 17; 41(11):2475-2495

Cruz, Emmanuel; Descalzi, Giannina; Steinmetz, Adam; Scharfman, Helen E; Katzman, Aaron; Alberini, Cristina M

Autism research. 2021 Jan; 14(1):29-45