Selected Publications


Xiao, L, Priest, MF, Nasenbeny, J, Lu, T, Kozorovitskiy, Y (2017). Biased oxytocinergic modulation of midbrain dopamine systems. Neuron.

Priest, MF, Kozorovitskiy, Y (2016). News and Views: PAM helps solve VTA's SHANKless problem. Nature Neuroscience.

Peixoto, R., Wang, W, Croney, D, Kozorovitskiy, Y, Sabatini, B (2016). Early hyperactivity and precocious maturation of corticostriatal circuits in Shank3B-/- mice. Nature Neuroscience.

Kozorovitskiy, Y, Peixoto, R, Wang, W, Saunders, A, Sabatini, B (2015).  Neuromodulation of excitatory synaptogenesis in striatal development. eLife, 4. pii: e10111.

Tang, J, Szikra, T, Kozorovitskiy, Y, Teixiera, M, Sabatini, B, Roska, B, Cepko, C (2013). A nanobody-based system using fluorescent proteins as scaffolds for cell-specific gene manipulation. Cell, 154(4):928-39. 

Kwon, H, Kozorovitskiy, Y, Oh, W, Peixoto, R, Akhtar, N, Saulnier, J, Gu, C, Sabatini, B (2012). Cortical synaptogenesis and excitatory synapse number are determined via a Neuroligin-1-dependent intercellular competition. Nature Neuroscience, 15(12): 1667-74. 

Kozorovitskiy, Y*, Saunders, A*, Johnson, C, Lowell, B, Sabatini, B (2012). Recurrent network activity drives striatal synaptogenesis. Nature, 485(7400): 646-50. 

Glasper, E, Kozorovitskiy, Y, Pavlic A, Gould, E (2011). Paternal experience suppresses adult neurogenesis without altering hippocampal function in Peromyscus californicus. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 519(11): 2271-81.

Leuner, B, Kozorovitskiy, Y, Gross, C, Gould, E (2007). Diminished adult neurogenesis in the marmoset brain precedes old age. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U. S. A., 104(43): 17169–73.

Kozorovitskiy, Y, Hughes, M, Lee, K, Gould, E (2006). Fatherhood affects dendritic spines and vasopressin V1a receptors in the primate prefrontal cortex. Nature Neuroscience, 9(9): 1094–5.

Kozorovitskiy, Y, Gross, C, Copil, K, Battaglia, L, McBreen, M, Stranahan, A, Gould, E (2005). Experience induces structural and biochemical changes in the adult primate brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U. S. A., 102(48): 17478–82.

Leuner, B, Mendolia-Loffredo, S, Kozorovitskiy, Y, Samburg, D, Gould, E, Shors, T (2004). Learning enhances the survival of new neurons beyond the time when the hippocampus is required for memory. Journal of Neuroscience, 24(34): 7477–81.

Kozorovitskiy, Y, Gould, E. (2004). Dominance hierarchy influences adult neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus. Journal of Neuroscience, 24(30): 6755–9.

Shors, T, Townsend, D, Zhao, M, Kozorovitskiy, Y, Gould, E (2002). Neurogenesis may relate to some but not all types of hippocampal-dependent learning. Hippocampus, 12: 578–84.