Mount Sinai hosts some of the most advanced basic, translational and clinical addiction research in the country; see below for some selected publications.
Keren Bachi, PhD, LCSW
Bachi K, Parvaz MA, Moeller SJ, Goldstein RZ, Alia-Klein N. Reduced orbitofrontal gray matter concentration as a marker of premorbid childhood trauma in cocaine use disorder. (Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2018).
Bagot KS, Matthews SA, Mason M, Squeglia LM, Fowler J, Gray K, Herting M, May A, Colrain I, Godino J, Tapert S, Brown S, Patrick K. Current, future and potential use of mobile and wearable technologies and social media data in the ABCD study to increase understanding of contributors to child health. (Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 2018).
Rita Goldstein, PhD
Zilverstand A, Huang AS, Alia-Klein N, Goldstein RZ. Neuroimaging Impaired Response Inhibition and Salience Attribution in Human Drug Addiction: A Systematic Review. (Neuron, 2018).
Xiaosi Gu, PhD
Gu X, Filbey F. A Bayesian Observer Model of Drug Craving. (JAMA Psychiatry, 2017).
Yasmin Hurd, PhD
YL Hurd, S Spriggs, J Alishayev, G Winkel, K Gurgov, C Kudrich, AM Oprescu and E Salsitz. Cannabidiol Reduces Cue-Induced Craving and Anxiety in Drug-Abstinent Individuals with Heroin Use Disorder: a Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial. (American Journal of Psychiatry, 2019).
Paul Kenny, PhD
Duncan A, Heyer MP, Ishikawa M, Caligiuri SPB, Liu XA, Chen Z, Micioni Di Bonaventura MV, Elayouby KS, Ables JL, Howe WM, Bali P, Fillinger C, Williams M, O'Connor RM, Wang Z, Lu Q, Kamenecka TM, Ma'ayan A, O'Neill HC, Ibanez-Tallon I, Geurts AM, Kenny PJ. Habenular TCF7L2 links nicotine addiction to diabetes. (Nature, 2019).
Alex Manini, MD
Anderson S, Oprescu AM, Callelo D, Monte A, Dayan PS, Hurd YL, Manini AF; on behalf of the ToxIC Investigators. Neuropsychiatric sequelae in adolescents with acute synthetic cannabinoid toxicity. (Pediatrics 2019).
Ian Maze, PhD
Farrelly LA, Thompson RE, Zhao S, Lepack AE, Lyu Y, Bhanu NV, Zhang B, Loh YE, Ramakrishnan A, Vadodaria KC, Heard KJ, Erikson G, Nakadai T, Bastle RM, Lukasak BJ, Zebroski H 3rd, Alenina N, Bader M, Berton O, Roeder RG, Molina H, Gage FH, Shen L, Garcia BA, Li H, Muir TW, Maze I. Histone serotonylation is a permissive modification that enhances TFIID binding to H3K4me3. (Nature, 2019).
Eric Nestler, MD, Ph
The Molecular Basis of Drug Addiction: Linking Epigenetic to Synaptic and Circuit Mechanisms. (Neuron, 2019).