Suvrathan A, Bennur S, Ghosh S, Tomar A, Anilkumar S, Chattarji S. (2014)

Stress enhances fear by forming new synapses with greater capacity for long-term potentiation in the amygdala.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2013 Dec 2;369(1633):20130151. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0151. Print 2014 Jan 5.

Ravinder, S., Burghardt, N.S., Brodsky, R., Bauer, E.P., and Chattarji, S. (2013)

A role for the extended amygdala in the fear enhancing effects of acute selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor treatment.
Translational Psychiatry, 3 , e209; doi:10.1038/tp.2012.137.

Wijetunge, L.S., Chattarji, S., Wyllie, D.A.J., and  Kind, P.C. (2012)
Fragile X syndrome: from targets to treatment.

Kim, S-Y., Burris, J., Bassal, F., Koldewyn, K., Chattarji, S., Tassone, F., Hessl, D. and Rivera, S.M. (2012)
Fear-specific amygdala function in children and adolescents on the fragile X spectrum: A dosage response of the FMR1 gene.
Cerebral Cortex doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhs341.

Pillai, A.G., Kumar, S.A., and Chattarji, S. (2012)
The same antidepressant elicits contrasting patterns of synaptic changes in the amygdala versus hippocampus.
Neuropsychopharmacology 37: 2702-2711.

Hill, M.N., Kumar, S.A., Filipski, S.B., Iverson, M., Stuhr, K.L., Keith, J.M., Cravatt, B.F., Hillard, C.J., Chattarji, S., and McEwen, B.S. (2012)
Disruption of fatty acid amide hydrolase activity prevents the effects of chronic stress on anxiety and amygdalar microstructure.
Molecular Psychiatry doi:10.1038/mp.2012.90

Rao, R.P., Anilkumar, S., McEwen, B.S. and Chattarji, S. (2012)
Glucocorticoids protect against the delayed behavioral and cellular effects of acute stress on the amygdala.
Biological Psychiatry 72(6):466-475

Lakshminarasimhan, H. and Chattarji, S. (2012)
Stress leads to contrasting effects on the levels of brain derived neurotrophic factor in the hippocampus and amygdala.
PloS One 7(1): e30481.

Malik, R., and Chattarji, S. (2012)
Enhanced intrinsic excitability and EPSP-spike coupling accompany enriched environment-induced facilitation of LTP in hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons.
Journal of Neurophysiology 107(5): 1366–1378.

Ravinder, S., Pillai, A.G. and Chattarji, S. (2011)
Cellular correlates of enhanced anxiety caused by acute treatment with the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor Fluoxetine in rats.
Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 5: 88.

Chattarji, S. (2011)
Lipocalin comes callin’ on the hippocampus.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 108(45): 18197–18198.

Suvrathan, A. and Chattarji, S. (2011)
Fragile X Syndrome and the Amygdala.
Current Opinion in Neurobiology 21(3) 509–515.

Hegde, P., Jayakrishnan, H.R., Chattarji, S., Kutty, B.M., Laxmi, T.R. (2011)
Chronic stress-induced changes in REM sleep on theta oscillations in the rat hippocampus and amygdala.
Brain Res. 1382: 155–164.

Suvrathan, A., Hoeffer, C.A., Wong, H., Klann, E. and Chattarji, S. (2010)
Characterization and reversal of synaptic defects in the amygdala in a mouse model of fragile X syndrome.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107 (25): 11591–11596.

Suvrathan, A., Tomar, A. and Chattarji, S. (2010)
Effects of chronic and acute stress on rat behaviour in the forced-swim test.
Stress 13 (6): 533–540.

Narayanan, R. and Chattarji S. (2010)
Computational analysis of the impact of chronic stress on intrinsic and synaptic excitability in the hippocampus.
J Neurophysiology 103: 3070-3083

McEwen, B.S., Chattarji, S., Diamond, D.M. Jay, T.M., Reagan, L.P., Svenningsson, P., and Fuchs, E. (2009)
The neurobiological properties of tianeptine (Stablon): from monoamine hypothesis to glutamatergic modulation.
Molecular Psychiatry 15,237-249

Roozendaal, B., McEwen, B.S., and Chattarji, S. (2009)
Stress, Memory and the amygdala.
Nature Reviews Neuroscience 10: 423-433.

Rao, R., Suvrathan A., Miller M. M., McEwen B.S., Chattarji S. (2009)
PTSD: from Neurons to Networks. Neurobiology of PTSD.
Shiromani P., Keane T., LeDoux J., (eds). pp.151-184 Humana Press.

Johnson S.A., Wang j-F., Sun X., McEwen B.S., Chattarji S., and Young l.T. (2009)
Lithium treatement prevents stress-indused dendritic remodeling in rodent amygdala.
Neuroscience 163(1): 34-39.

Hegde, P., Singh K., Chaplot S., Rao B.S.S., Chattarji S., Kutty B.M., Laxmi T.R. (2008)
Stress-induced changes in sleep and associated neuronal activity in rat hippocampus and amygdala.
Neuroscience 153 (1): 20–30.

Chattarji S. (2008)
Stress-induced formation of new synapses in the amygdala.
Neuropsychopharmacology 33: 199–200.

Dolen G., Osterweil E., Rao B.S.S., Smith G.B., Auerbach B.D., Chattarji S., and Bear M.F. (2007)
Correction of fragile X syndrome in mice.
Neuron 56: 955-962.

Hayashi M.L., Rao B.S.S., Seo J-S., Choi H-S., Dolan B.M., Choi S-Y., Chattarji S., and Tonegawa S. (2007)
Inhibition of p21-activated kinase rescues symptoms of fragile X syndrome in mice.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104(27):11489-494.

Titus AD, Shankaranarayana Rao BS, Harsha HN, Ramkumar K, Srikumar BN, Singh SB, Chattarji S, Raju T.R. (2007)
Hypobaric hypoxia-induced dendritic atrophy of hippocampal neurons is associated with cognitive impairment in adult rats.
Neuroscience 145:265-78.

Bennur S., B.S. Rao B.S.S., Pawlak R., Strickland S., McEwen B.S. and Chattarji S. (2007)
Stress-induced spine loss in the medial amygdala is mediated by tissue-plasminogen activator.
Neuroscience 144(1): 8-16

McEwen B.S. and Chattarji S. (2007)
Neuroendocrinology of Stress Effects on the Brain and Body. Handbook of Neurochemistry & Molecular Neurobiology: Behavioural neurochemistry and Neuroendoccrinology  (3rd Ed.).
A. Lajtha & J.D. Blaustein (eds.),  pp. 571-594, Springar Verlag.

Vyas A., Jadhav S, and Chattarji S. (2006)
Prolonged behavioral stress enhances synaptic connectivity in the basolateral amygdala.
Neuroscience 143:387-393

Arvind Govindarajan A, Rao BSS, Nair D, Trinh M, Mawjee N, Tonegawa S, and Chattarji S (2006)
Transgenic brain-derived neurotrophic factor expression causes both anxiogenic and antidepressant effects.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103(35):13208-13.

Pawlak R, Rao BS, Melchor JP, Chattarji S, McEwen B, and Strickland S (2006)
Tissue plasminogen activator and plasminogen mediate stress-induced decline of neuronal and cognitive functions in the mouse hippocampus.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102(50):18201-6.

Mitra, R., Jadhav, S., McEwen, B. S., Vyas, A., and Chattarji, S (2005)
Stress duration modulates the spatio-temporal patterns of spine formation in the basolateral amygdala.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102 (26): 9371-76.

Mitra, R., Vyas, A., Chatterjee, G., and Chattarji, S (2005)
Chronic-stress induced modulation of different states of anxiety-like behavior in female rats.
Neurosci. Letters 383(3):278-83.

Narayanan R., Narayan A., and Chattarji S. (2005)
A probabilistic framework for region-specific remodeling of dendrites in three-dimensional neuronal reconstructions.
Neural Comput.17(1):75-96.

Hayashi M.L., Choi S., Rao B.S.S., Jung H., Chattarji S., Kirkwood A., and Tonegawa, S. (2004)
Altered cortical spine morphology and impaired memory consolidation in forebrain-specific dominant negative p21-activated Kinase (PAK) transgenic mice.
Neuron 42 (5): 773-87.

Saura, C. A., Choi, S-Y, Beglopoulos, V., Malkani, S., Zhang, D., Rao, B.S.S., Chattarji, S., Kelleher, R. J, Kandel, E. R., Duff, K., Kirkwood, A., and Shen, J. (2004)
Loss of Presenilin Function Causes Impairments of Memory and Synaptic Plasticity Followed by Age-Dependent Neurodegeneration.
Neuron 42 (1): 23-36.

McEwen B.S. and Chattarji S. (2004)
Molecular mechanisms of neuroplasticity and pharmacological implications: the example of tianeptine.
Eur. Neuropsychopharmacol. Suppl 5:S497-502

Vyas A. and Chattarji S. (2004)
Modulation of different states of anxiety-like behavior by chronic stress.
Behav. Neurosci. 118(6):1450-4

Vyas A., Pillai A.G., and Chattarji S. (2004)
Recovery after chronic stress fails to reverse amygdaloid neuronal hypertrophy and enhanced anxiety-like behavior.
Neuroscience, 128(4): 667-673.

Vyas, A., Bernal, S. and Chattarji, S. (2003)
Effects of chronic stress on dendritic arborization in the central and extended amygdala.
Brain Res. 965(1-2): 290-294.

Vyas, A., Mitra, R. and Chattarji, S. (2003)
Enhanced anxiety and hypertrophy in basolateral amygdala neurons following chronic stress in rats .
The Amygdala in Brain Function: Basic and Clinical Approaches, Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sci. 985.

Vyas, A., Mitra, R., Rao, B. S. S. and Chattarji, S. (2002)
Chronic stress induces contrasting patterns of dendritic remodeling in hippocampal and amygdaloid neurons.
J. Neurosci. 22(15): 6810-6818.

Zeng, H., Chattarji, S., Barbarosie, M., Rondi-Reig, L., Philpot, B. D., Miyakawa, T., Bear, M. F. and Tonegawa, S. (2001)
Forebrain-specific calcineurin knockout selectively impairs bidirectional synaptic plasticity and working/episodic memory.
Cell 107: 617-629.

Chapman, P. F. and Chattarji, S. (2000)
Synaptic plasticity in the amygdala.
In: The Amygdala: A Functional Analysis, J. P. Aggleton (ed.), pp. 117-153, Oxford University Press.