Gross Lab


Tiwari, D; Rajathi, V; Rymer, JK; Beasley, LN; McGann, AM; Bunk, AT; Parkins, EV; Rice, MF; Smith, KE; Ritter, DM; et al. Estradiol- and Progesterone-Associated Changes in microRNA-Induced Silencing and Reduced Antiseizure Efficacy of an Antagomir in Female Mice. eNeuro. 2023; 10:eneuro.0047-eneu22.2023.

Crone, SA; Dlouhy, BJ; Gross, C; Ray, RS. Editorial: Forebrain control of breathing and sudden death in epilepsy. Frontiers in Neural Circuits. 2023; 17:1212172.

Dusing, M; Lasarge, CL; White, A; Jerow, LG; Danzer, SC; Gross, C. Neurovascular Development in Pten and Tsc2 Mouse Mutants. eNeuro. 2023; 10:ENEURO.0340-ENEU22.2023.

Boggs, AE; Schmitt, LM; McLane, RD; Adayev, T; LaFauci, G; Horn, PS; Dominick, KC; Gross, C; Erickson, CA. Optimization, validation and initial clinical implications of a Luminex-based immunoassay for the quantification of Fragile X Protein from dried blood spots. Scientific Reports. 2022; 12:5617.

Gross, C. Some (Syn)Gaps are Worse than Others: Deciphering The Role of Syngap Isoforms in Excitatory Synaptic Function. Epilepsy Currents. 2022; 22:312-314.

Holley, AJ; Shedd, A; Boggs, A; Lovelace, J; Erickson, C; Gross, C; Jankovic, M; Razak, K; Huber, K; Gibson, JR. A sound-driven cortical phase-locking change in the Fmr1 KO mouse requires Fmr1 deletion in a subpopulation of brainstem neurons. Neurobiology of Disease. 2022; 170:105767.

Godale, CM; Parkins, EV; Gross, C; Danzer, SC. Impact of Raptor and Rictor Deletion on Hippocampal Pathology Following Status Epilepticus. Journal of Molecular Neuroscience. 2022; 72:1243-1258.

Gross, C. Epilepsy Research Now in 3D: Harnessing the Power of Brain Organoids in Epilepsy. Epilepsy Currents. 2022; 22:135-136.

Gross, C. PARVing the Way to Cap Translation for Seizure Control. Epilepsy Currents. 2021; 21:360-362.

Schaefer, TL; Ashworth, AA; Tiwari, D; Tomasek, MP; Parkins, EV; White, AR; Snider, A; Davenport, MH; Grainger, LM; Becker, RA; et al. GABAA Alpha 2,3 Modulation Improves Select Phenotypes in a Mouse Model of Fragile X Syndrome. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 2021; 12:678090.

Shapiro, LP; Pitts, EG; Li, DC; Barbee, BR; Hinton, EA; Bassell, GJ; Gross, C; Gourley, SL. The PI3-Kinase p110β Isoform Controls Severity of Cocaine-Induced Sequelae and Alters the Striatal Transcriptome. Biological Psychiatry. 2021; 89:959-969.

LaSarge, CL; Pun, RY K; Gu, Z; Riccetti, MR; Namboodiri, DV; Tiwari, D; Gross, C; Danzer, SC. mTOR-driven neural circuit changes initiate an epileptogenic cascade. Progress in Neurobiology. 2021; 200:101974.

Gross, C. Myeloid EP2 Receptors in Status Epilepticus-Peripheral But Not Negligible. Epilepsy Currents. 2021; 21:194-196.

Gross, C. Fil-lamin-ing in the Gap in Cortical Dysplasia. Epilepsy Currents. 2021; 21:51-53.

Tiwari, D; Schaefer, TL; Schroeder-Carter, LM; Krzeski, JC; Bunk, AT; Parkins, EV; Snider, A; Danzer, R; Williams, MT; Vorhees, CV; et al. The potassium channel Kv4.2 regulates dendritic spine morphology, electroencephalographic characteristics and seizure susceptibility in mice. Experimental Neurology. 2020; 334:113437.

White, AR; Tiwari, D; MacLeod, MC; Danzer, SC; Gross, C. PI3K isoform-selective inhibition in neuron-specific PTEN-deficient mice rescues molecular defects and reduces epilepsy-associated phenotypes. Neurobiology of Disease. 2020; 144:105026.

Zhang, KX; D'Souza, S; Upton, BA; Kernodle, S; Vemaraju, S; Nayak, G; Gaitonde, KD; Holt, AL; Linne, CD; Smith, AN; et al. Violet-light suppression of thermogenesis by opsin 5 hypothalamic neurons. Nature. 2020; 585:420-425.

Muraleedharan, R; Gawali, MV; Tiwari, D; Sukumaran, A; Oatman, N; Anderson, J; Nardini, D; Bhuiyan, MA N; Tkac, I; Ward, AL; et al. AMPK-Regulated Astrocytic Lactate Shuttle Plays a Non-Cell-Autonomous Role in Neuronal Survival. Cell Reports. 2020; 32:108092.

Gross, C. KCa3.1 Impairment Is Not Just a Slow Afterthought in Epilepsy. Epilepsy Currents. 2020; 20:211-213.

Gross, C. Sustainable Brain Activity and no End in Sight-What's in It for Status Epilepticus?. Epilepsy Currents. 2020; 20:113-115.

Gross, C; Seroogy, KB. Neuroprotective roles of neurotrophic factors in depression. Neuroprotection in Autism, Schizophrenia and Alzheimer's Disease. 2020.

Gross, C; Seroogy, KB. Neuroprotective roles of neurotrophic factors in depression. Neuroprotection in Autism, Schizophrenia and Alzheimer's disease. : Elsevier; Elsevier; 2020.

Gross, C; Seroogy, KB. Chapter 6 Neuroprotective roles of neurotrophic factors in depression. Neuroprotection in Autism, Schizophrenia and Alzheimer's Disease. : Elsevier; Elsevier; 2020.

Reichenstein, I; Eitan, C; Diaz-Garcia, S; Haim, G; Magen, I; Siany, A; Hoye, ML; Rivkin, N; Olender, T; Toth, B; et al. Human genetics and neuropathology suggest a link between miR-218 and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis pathophysiology. Science Translational Medicine. 2019; 11:eaav5264.

Tiwari, D; Brager, DH; Rymer, JK; Bunk, AT; White, AR; Elsayed, NA; Krzeski, JC; Snider, A; Carter, LM S; Danzer, SC; et al. MicroRNA inhibition upregulates hippocampal A-type potassium current and reduces seizure frequency in a mouse model of epilepsy. Neurobiology of Disease. 2019; 130:104508.

McLane, RD; Schmitt, LM; Pedapati, EV; Shaffer, RC; Dominick, KC; Horn, PS; Gross, C; Erickson, CA. Peripheral Amyloid Precursor Protein Derivative Expression in Fragile X Syndrome. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience. 2019; 13:49.

Gross, C. Encapsulated Neuroprotection to the Rescue-or How to Safely Protect a Brain From Seizing. Epilepsy Currents. 2019; 19:325-327.

Whyte, AJ; Kietzman, HW; Swanson, AM; Butkovich, LM; Barbee, BR; Bassell, GJ; Gross, C; Gourley, SL. Reward-Related Expectations Trigger Dendritic Spine Plasticity in the Mouse Ventrolateral Orbitofrontal Cortex. The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience. 2019; 39:4595-4605.

Gross, C. Losing Balance Over a Fatty Acid. Epilepsy Currents. 2019; 19:129-131.

Gross, C; Banerjee, A; Tiwari, D; Longo, F; White, AR; Allen, AG; Schroeder-Carter, LM; Krzeski, JC; Elsayed, NA; Puckett, R; et al. Isoform-selective phosphoinositide 3-kinase inhibition ameliorates a broad range of fragile X syndrome-associated deficits in a mouse model. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2019; 44:324-333.

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Christina (Nina) Gross, PhD
Associate Professor
UC Department of Pediatrics

Research Building, R.2407
Phone: 513-636-3493

Research Building, R.2403
Phone: 513-803-1396

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If you are interested in joining our lab, please contact Nina Gross.