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  1. Crawford TO, Swoboda KJ, De Vivo DC, Bertini E, Hwu W, Finkel RS, Kirschner J, Kuntz NL, Nazas Nazario A, Parsons JA, Pechmann A, Ryan MM, Butterfield RJ, Topaloglu H, Ben-Omran T, Sansone VA, Jong Y, Shu F, Zhu C, Raynaud S, Lago TR, Paradis AD, Foster R, Chin R, Berger Z on behalf of the NURTURE study group. Continued benefit of nusinersen initiated in the presymptomatic stage of spinal muscular atrophy: 5-year update of the NURTURE study. Muscle and Nerve. 2023; 1-14.

  2. Hoge EA, Armstrong CH, Mete M, Oliva I, Lazar SW, Lago TR, Grillon C. Attenuation of anxiety-potentiated startle after treatment with escitalopram or mindfulness meditation in anxiety disorders. Biological Psychiatry. 2023 Jun 16:S0006-3223(23)01357-4.

  3. Gaillard C, Lago TR, Gorka AX, Balderston NL, Buchs B, Reynolds R, Grillon C, Ernst M. Methylphenidate modulates interactions of anxiety with cognition. Translational Psychiatry. 2021; 11 (544).

  4. Lago TR, Brownstein MJ, Page E, Beydler E, Manbeck A, Beale A, Roberts C, Balderston N, Damiano E, Pineles SL, Simon N, Ernst M, Grillon C. The novel vasopressin receptor (V1aR) antagonist SRX246 reduces anxiety in an experimental model in humans: a randomized proof-of-concept study. Psychopharmacology. 2021; 238: 2393-2403.

  5. Arditte Hall KA, DeLane SE, Anderson G, Lago TR, Shor R, Wang W, Rasmusson AM, Pineles SL. Plasma gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) levels and post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms in trauma-exposed women: A preliminary report. Psychopharmacology. 2021; 238(6): 1541-1552.

  6. Gorka AX, Lago T, Balderston N, Torrisi S, Fuchs B, Grillon C, Ernst M. Intrinsic connections between thalamic sub-regions and the lateral prefrontal cortex are differentially impacted by acute methylphenidate. Psychopharmacology. 2020; 237 (6): 1873-1883.

  7. Grillon C, Lago TR, Stahl S, Beale A, Balderston N, Ernst M. Better cognitive efficiency is associated with increased experimental anxiety. Psychophysiology. 2020; 57 (8): e13559.

  8. Balderston N, Beydler E, Roberts C, Deng Z, Rodman T, Lago T, Luber B, Lisanby S, Ernst M, Grillon C.  Mechanistic link between right prefrontal cortical activity and anxious arousal revealed using transcranial magnetic stimulation in healthy subjects. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020; 45 (4): 694-792.

  9. Lago TR, Blair K, Alvarez G, Thongdarong A, Blair J, Ernst M, Grillon C.  Threat-of-shock decreases emotional interference on Affective Stroop performance in healthy controls and anxiety patients. European Journal of Neuroscience. 2020; 237 (6): 1873-1883.

  10. Ernst M, Benson B, Artiges E, Gorka AX, Lemaitre H, Lago T, Miranda R, Banaschewski T, Bokde ALW, Bromberg U, Brühl R, Büchel C, Cattrell A, Conrod P, Desrivières S, Fadai T, Flor H, Frouin V, Gallinat J, Garavan H, Gowland P, Grimmer Y, Heinz A, Kappel V, Nees F, Papadopoulos-Orfanos D, Penttilä J, Poutska L, Rodehacke S, Smolka MN, Stringaris A, Struve M, van Noort BM, Walter H, Whelan R, Schumann G, Grillon C, Paillère Martinot M, Martinot J, for the IMAGEN CONSORTIUM.  Pubertal maturation and sex effects on the default-mode network connectivity implicated in mood dysregulation. Translational Psychiatry. 2019; 9(1): 103. 

  11. Lago TR / Hsiung A, Leitner B, Duckworth C, Balderston N, Chen K, Grillon C, Ernst M.  Exercise modulates the interaction between cognition and anxiety in humans.  Cognition and Emotion.  2019; 33 (4): 863-870.

  12. Lago TR, Hsiung A, Leitner B, Duckworth C, Chen K, Ernst M, Grillon C. Exercise decreases defensive response to unpredictable, but not predictable, threat. Depression and Anxiety. 2018; 35 (9): 868-875. 

  13. Ernst M, Lago T, Davis A, Grillon C.  The effects of methylphenidate and propranolol on the interplay between induced-anxiety and working memory.  Psychopharmacology. 2016; 233: 19-20.


  1. Marvar PJ, Andero A, Hurlemann R, Lago TR, Zelikowsky M, Dabrowska J.  Limbic neuropeptidergic modulators of emotion and their therapeutic potential for anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder.  Journal of Neuroscience. 2021; 41(5): 901-910.

  2. Lago T, Davis A, Grillon C, Ernst M.  Striatum on the anxiety map; small detours into adolescence.  Brain Research. 2017; 1654: 177-184.


  1. Rasmusson AM, Kim BK, Lago TR, Brown K, Ridgewell C, Shalev AY: Neurochemistry, Neuroendocrinology & Neuroimmunology of PTSD. In Friedman M, Schnurr P, Keane T (Eds.), Handbook of PTSD, Third Edition. Guilford Publications, Inc, New York, NY, 2021. 

  2. Mehrizi M, Fontem R, Gearhart TR, Pascuzzi R.  Medications and Myasthenia Gravis (A reference for health care professionals). Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America. 2012.

  3. Schmidt P, Gearhart TR, Steinberg E, Rubinow D. Depression, perimenopause and the quality of life.  Proceedings for the 6th IMS Workshop; Menopause and Aging, Quality of Life and Sexuality. 2006.

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