Yanovich C, Kirby ML, Michaelevski I, Yadid G, Pinhasov A. Social rank-associated stress vulnerability predisposes individuals to cocaine attraction. Sci Rep. 2018 Jan 29;8(1):1759. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-19816-x. PubMed PMID: 29379100; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5789078.

Singer-Lahat D, Barak-Broner N, Sheinin A, Greitzer-Antes D, Michaelevski I, Lotan I. The Dual Function of the Polybasic Juxtamembrane Region of Syntaxin 1A in Clamping Spontaneous Release and Stimulating Ca(2+)-Triggered Release in Neuroendocrine Cells. J Neurosci. 2018 Jan 3;38(1):220-231. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1541-17.2017. Epub 2017 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 29133430.


Ganz J, Shor E, Guo S, Sheinin A, Arie I, Michaelevski I, Pitaru S, Offen D, Levenberg S. Implantation of 3D Constructs Embedded with Oral Mucosa-Derived Cells Induces Functional Recovery in Rats with Complete Spinal Cord Transection. Front Neurosci. 2017 Oct 31;11:589. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2017.00589. eCollection

2017. PubMed PMID: 29163001; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5671470.


Borovok N, Nesher E, Reichenstein M, Tikhonova T, Levin Y, Pinhasov A, Michaelevski I. Effect of social interactions on hippocampal protein expression in animal dominant and submissive model of behavioral disorders. Proteomics Clin Appl. 2017 Dec;11(11-12). doi: 10.1002/prca.201700089. Epub 2017 Sep 27. PubMed PMID: 28679031.


Gross M, Stanciu E, Kenigsbuch-Sredni D, Sredni B, Pinhasov A. The immunomodulatory tellurium compound ammonium trichloro (dioxoethylene-O,O') tellurate reduces anxiety-like behavior and corticosterone levels of submissive mice. Behav Pharmacol. 2017 Sep;28(6):458-465. doi: 10.1097/FBP.0000000000000319.

PubMed PMID: 28590303.


Bruchim-Samuel M, Lax E, Gazit T, Friedman A, Ahdoot H, Bairachnaya M, Pinhasov A, Yadid G. Electrical stimulation of the vmPFC serves as a remote control to affect VTA activity and improve depressive-like behavior. Exp Neurol. 2016 Sep;283(Pt A):255-63. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2016.05.016. Epub 2016 May

12. PubMed PMID: 27181412.


Pen Y, Borovok N, Reichenstein M, Sheinin A, Michaelevski I. Membrane-tethered AKT kinase regulates basal synaptic transmission and early phase LTP expression by modulation of post-synaptic AMPA receptor level. Hippocampus. 2016 Sep;26(9):1149-67. doi: 10.1002/hipo.22597. Epub 2016 May 6. PubMed PMID:



Borovok N, Nesher E, Levin Y, Reichenstein M, Pinhasov A, Michaelevski I. Dynamics of Hippocampal Protein Expression During Long-term Spatial Memory Formation. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2016 Feb;15(2):523-41. doi:

10.1074/mcp.M115.051318. Epub 2015 Nov 23. PubMed PMID: 26598641; PubMed Central

PMCID: PMC4739671.


Chandran V, Coppola G, Nawabi H, Omura T, Versano R, Huebner EA, Zhang A, Costigan M, Yekkirala A, Barrett L, Blesch A, Michaelevski I, Davis-Turak J, Gao F, Langfelder P, Horvath S, He Z, Benowitz L, Fainzilber M, Tuszynski M, Woolf CJ, Geschwind DH. A Systems-Level Analysis of the Peripheral Nerve Intrinsic

Axonal Growth Program. Neuron. 2016 Mar 2;89(5):956-70. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2016.01.034. Epub 2016 Feb 18. PubMed PMID: 26898779; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4790095.

Gross M, Pinhasov A. Chronic mild stress in submissive mice: Marked polydipsia and social avoidance without hedonic deficit in the sucrose preference test. Behav Brain Res. 2016 Feb 1;298(Pt B):25-34. doi:

10.1016/j.bbr.2015.10.049. Epub 2015 Nov 6. PubMed PMID: 26522843.

Lapidot I, Baranes D, Pinhasov A, Gellerman G, Albeck A, Grynszpan F, Shatzmiller SE. α-Aminoisobutyric Acid Leads a Fluorescent syn-bimane LASER Probe Across the Blood-brain Barrier. Med Chem. 2016;12(1):48-53. PubMed PMID: 25981518.


Kreinin A, Lisson S, Nesher E, Schneider J, Bergman J, Farhat K, Farah J, Lejbkowicz F, Yadid G, Raskin L, Koman I, Pinhasov A. Blood BDNF level is gender specific in severe depression. PLoS One. 2015 May 26;10(5):e0127643. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0127643. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 26010085; PubMed

Central PMCID: PMC4444333.


Sheinin A, Lavi A, Michaelevski I. StimDuino: an Arduino-based electrophysiological stimulus isolator. J Neurosci Methods. 2015 Mar 30;243:8-17. doi: 10.1016/j.jneumeth.2015.01.016. Epub 2015 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 25619449.


Nesher E, Koman I, Gross M, Tikhonov T, Bairachnaya M, Salmon-Divon M, Levin Y, Gerlitz G, Michaelevski I, Yadid G, Pinhasov A. Synapsin IIb as a functional marker of submissive behavior. Sci Rep. 2015 May 22;5:10287. doi: 10.1038/srep10287. PubMed PMID: 25998951; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4441117.


Gross M, Sheinin A, Nesher E, Tikhonov T, Baranes D, Pinhasov A, Michaelevski I. Early onset of cognitive impairment is associated with altered synaptic plasticity and enhanced hippocampal GluA1 expression in a mouse model of depression. Neurobiol Aging. 2015 May;36(5):1938-52. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2015.02.015. Epub 2015 Feb 19. PubMed PMID: 25796132.


Abookasis D, Shochat A, Nesher E, Pinhasov A. Exploring diazepam's effect on hemodynamic responses of mouse brain tissue by optical spectroscopic imaging. Biomed Opt Express. 2014 Jun 11;5(7):2184-95. doi: 10.1364/BOE.5.002184. eCollection 2014 Jul 1. PubMed PMID: 25071958; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4102358.


Cho Y, Di Liberto V, Carlin D, Abe N, Li KH, Burlingame AL, Guan S, Michaelevski I, Cavalli V. Syntaxin13 expression is regulated by mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) in injured neurons to promote axon regeneration. J Biol Chem. 2014 May 30;289(22):15820-32. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.536607. Epub 2014 Apr 15.

PubMed PMID: 24737317; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4140936.

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