Key Publications

2019

Marc Schneeberger#,*, Luca Parolari*, Tania Das Banerjee*, Varun Bhave, Putianqi Wang, Thomas Topilko, Bindiben Patel, Zhuhao Wu, Chan Hee J. Choi, Paul Cohen, Nicolas Renier, Jeffrey M. Friedman#, Alexander R. Nectow#,##. “Regulation of Energy Expenditure by Brainstem GABA Neurons,” Cell, 178, 672-685. (##Lead contact)

2017

Malavika Murugan, Hee Jae Jang, Michelle Park, Ellia Miller, Julia Cox, Joshua Taliaferro, Nathan F. Parker, Varun Bhave, Hong Hur, Yupu Liang, Alexander R. Nectow, Jonathan W. Pillow, Ilana B. Witten#. “Combined Social and Spatial Coding in a Descending Projection from the Prefrontal Cortex,” Cell, 171, 1663-1667.

2017

Alexander R. Nectow#, Marc Schneeberger, Hongxing Zhang, Bianca C. Field, Nico Renier, Estefania Azevedo, Bindiben Patel, Yupu Liang, Siddhartha Mitra, Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Ming-Hu Han, Jeffrey M. Friedman#. “Identification of a Brainstem Circuit Controlling Feeding,” Cell, 170, 429-442.

2017

Alexander R. Nectow#, Maria V. Moya, Mats I. Ekstrand, Awni Mousa, Kelly L. McGuire, Caroline E. Sferrazza, Bianca C. Field, Gabrielle S. Rabinowitz, Kirsty Sawicka, Yupu Liang, Jeffrey M. Friedman, Nathaniel Heintz#, Eric F. Schmidt#. “Rapid Molecular Profiling of Defined Cell Types Using Viral TRAP,” Cell Reports, 19, 655-667.

Other Publications

2019

Efrain A. Ribeiro, Alexander R. Nectow, Mats I. Ekstrand, Lisa E. Pomeranz, Ja Wook Koo, Rosemary C. Bagot, Eric J. Nestler#. “Viral Labeling of Neurons Synaptically Connected to Nucleus Accumbens Somatostatin Interneurons,” PLoS One, 14, e0213476.

2018

Hongxing Zhang, Dipesh Chaudhury, Alexander R. Nectow, et al. “Alpha1 and Beta3 Adrenergic Receptors Mediate Resilience to Social Stress,” Biological Psychiatry, 85, 226-236.

2018

Marc Schneeberger*, Keith Tan*, Alexander R. Nectow, Luca Parolari, Caner Calgar, Estefania Azevedo, Zhiying Li, Ana Domingos, Jeffrey M. Friedman#. “Functional Analysis Reveals Differential Effects of Glutamate and MCH Neuropeptide in MCH Neurons,” Molecular Metabolism, 13, 83-89.

2016

Sarah A. Stanley, Leah Kelly, Kaamashri N. Latcha, Sarah F. Schmidt, Xiaofei Yu, Alexander R. Nectow, Jeremy Sauer, Jonathan P. Dyke, Jonathan S. Dordick, Jeffrey M. Friedman#. “Bidirectional Electromagnetic Control of the Hypothalamus Regulates Feeding and Metabolism,” Nature, 531, 647-650.