Selected Publications

  1. Rej S, Herrmann, N., Shulman, K., Harel, Z., Fischer, H., Fung, K., Gruneir, A.“Lithium Use, but not Valproate Use, is Associated with Chronic Kidney Disease in Older Adults with Mental Illness: A Population-Based Nested-Case Control Study”, In Press (IF 5.8) Jan 2017.
  2. Rej, S., Shulman, K., Herrmann, N., Harel, Z., Fischer, H., Fung, K., Gruneir, A., “Prevalence and Clinical Correlates of Renal Disease Amongst Late-Life Lithium Users: A Population-Based Cross-Sectional Study”. Am J Geriatric Psychiatry (IF 4.3). 2014 Nov;22(11):1075-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2014.01.015. PMID: 24566239
  3. Khosrow-Khavar F, Rej S, Yin H, Aprikian A, Azoulay L, “Androgen Deprivation Therapy and the Risk of Dementia in Patients with Prostate Cancer”. Journal of Clinical Oncology (IF 20.9), 2016 Nov 21:JCO2016696203. PMID: 27870566
  4. Marshe, V., Macieukiewicz, M., Rej, S., Tiwari, AK, Kennedy, JL, Lenze, E., Blumberger, D., Karp, J., Reynolds, CF., Mulsant, BH, Muller, DJ, “Norepinephrine Transporter (SLC6A2) Polymorphism rs2242446 (T-182C) is Associated with Remission on Venlafaxine in Late-Life Depression”,  Am J Psychiatry (IF 12.3), 2017 May 1;174(5):468-475. Epub 2017 Jan 10. PMID: 28068779
  5. Thomas Z, Novak M, Torres-Platas SG, Gauthier M, Potes A, Fox R, Segal M, Looper KJ, Lipman M, Selchen S, Mucsi I, Herrmann N, Rej S, “Brief Mindfulness Meditation for Depression and Anxiety Symptoms in Patients Undergoing Dialysis: A Randomized Controlled Feasibility Trial”, Clin J Am Soc Nephrology (IF 4.7) In Press.
  6. Susana G Torres-PlatasCorina Nagy, Marina Wakid, Gustavo Turecki, Naguib Mechawar (2015). Glial fibrillary acidic protein dysregulation across different brain regions in suicide completers. Molecular Psychiatry (IF. 14.5) June; 2 (10)38
  7. Susana G Torres-Platas, Christa Hercher, Maria Antonietta Davoli, Gilles Maussion, Benoit Labonté, Gustavo Turecki & Naguib Mechawar (2011). Astrocytic Hypertrophy in Anterior Cingulate White Matter of Depressed Suicides. Neuropsychopharmacology (IF. 6.4) Dec;36(13):2650 **
  8. Susana G Torres-Platas, Cristiana Cruceanu, Gary Chen, Gustavo Turecki, Naguib Mechawar (2014). Evidence for increased microglial priming and macrophage recruitment in the dorsal anterior cingulate white matter of depressed suicides. Brain, behavior, and immunity (IF. 5.8)
  9. Susana G Torres-Platas, Samuel Comeau, Adeline Rachalski, Gregory Bo, Cristiana Cruceanu, Bruno Giros, Gustavo Turecki & Naguib Mechawar (2014). Morphometric characterization of microglial phenotypes in human cerebral cortex. J Neuroinflammation (IF. 4.3)  Jan; 11(12)
  10. Cristiana Cruceanu, Powell Patrick, Cheng Tan, Sanja Rogic, Juan Pablo Lopez, Susana G Torres-Platas, Carolina O. Gigek, Martin Alda, Guy A. Rouleau, Paul Pavlidis, Gustavo Turecki (2015). Transcriptome sequencing of the anterior cingulate in bipolar disorder: dysregulation of G protein coupled receptors. American Journal of Psychiatry (IF. 12.2): Nov 1;172(11)
  11. Carey Huh, Bénédicte Amilhon, Katie Ferguson, Susana G Torres-Platas, Frédéric Manseau, John Peach, Stephanie Scodras, Naguib Mechawar, Frances Skinner, and Sylvain Williams (2014). Excitatory inputs determine phase-locking strength and spike-timing of parvalbumin and somatostatin interneurons during intrinsically generated hippocampal theta rhythm. Journal of Neuroscience (IF. 6.3): June 22; 36(25):6605-22.

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