Mitra, Rupshi


Selected Publications

  1. Mitra R and Sapolsky RM “Short-Term Enrichment Makes Male Rats More Attractive, More Defensive and Alters Hypothalamic Neurons”. PLoS ONE (2012);7(5):e36092. Epub 2012 May 2.
  2. Mitra, R. and Sapolsky, R.M."Gene therapy in rodent amygdala against fear disorders".Expert Opinions in Biological Therapy,(2010).Sep;10(9):1289-303.
  3. Lyons, D.M., Buckmaster, P.S., Lee, A., Wu, C., Mitra, R., Duffey, L.M., Buckmaster, C.L., Her, S., Patel, P.D., and Schatzberg, A.F. "Stress coping stimulates hippocampal neurogenesis in adult monkeys". Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, (2010). Aug 17;107(33):14823-7.
  4. Mitra, R. and Sapolsky, R.M. "Expression of chimeric estrogen-glucocorticoid-receptor in the amygdala reduces anxiety". Brain Res, (2010). 1342: p. 33-8.
  5. Mitra, R., Adamec, R., and Sapolsky, R. "Resilience against predator stress and dendritic morphology of amygdala neurons". Behav Brain Res, (2009). 205(2): p. 535-43.
  6. Mitra, R., Ferguson, D., and Sapolsky, R.M. "Mineralocorticoid receptor overexpression in basolateral amygdala reduces corticosterone secretion and anxiety". Biol Psychiatry, (2009). 66(7): p. 686-90.
  7. Mitra, R., Ferguson, D., and Sapolsky, R.M. "SK2 potassium channel overexpression in basolateral amygdala reduces anxiety, stress-induced corticosterone secretion and dendritic arborization". Mol Psychiatry, (2009). 14(9): p. 847-55, 827.
  8. Mitra, R. and Sapolsky, R.M. "Effects of enrichment predominate over those of chronic stress on fear-related behavior in male rats". Stress, (2009). 12(4): p. 305-12.
  9. Mitra, R. and Sapolsky, R.M. "Acute corticosterone treatment is sufficient to induce anxiety and amygdaloid dendritic hypertrophy". Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, (2008). 105(14): p. 5573-8. (Recommended by F1000)
  10. Mitra, R., Sundlass, K., Parker, K.J., Schatzberg, A.F., and Lyons, D.M. "Social stress-related behavior affects hippocampal cell proliferation in mice". Physiol Behav, (2006). 89(2): p. 123-7.
  11. Mitra, R., Jadhav, S., McEwen, B.S., Vyas, A., and Chattarji, S. "Stress duration modulates the spatiotemporal patterns of spine formation in the basolateral amygdala". Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, (2005). 102(26): p. 9371-6. (Recommended by F1000)
  12. Mitra, R., Vyas, A., Chatterjee, G., and Chattarji, S. "Chronic-stress induced modulation of different states of anxiety-like behavior in female rats". Neurosci Lett, (2005). 383(3): p. 278-83.
  13. Vyas, A., Mitra, R., and Chattarji, S. "Enhanced anxiety and hypertrophy in basolateral amygdala neurons following chronic stress in rats". Annals of New York Academy of Sciences, (2003). 985: p. 554-5.
  14. Vyas, A.*, Mitra, R.*, Shankaranarayana Rao, B.S., and Chattarji, S. "Chronic stress induces contrasting patterns of dendritic remodeling in hippocampal and amygdaloid neurons". J Neurosci, (2002). 22(15): p. 6810-8. (Recommended by F1000) *


* These authors contributed equally to the work.