Selected publications of the Research focus of the Genetic and molecular basis of nervous system disorders - Rochellys Diaz Heijtz group

A list of selected publications from the Diaz Heijtz Laboratory.

Selected publications

Characterizing the metabolomic signature of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder in twins.
Swann JR, Diaz Heijtz R, Mayneris-Perxachs J, Arora A, Isaksson J, Bölte S, Tammimies K
Neuropharmacology 2023 Apr;234():109562

Perturbation of maternal gut microbiota in mice during a critical perinatal window influences early neurobehavioral outcomes in offspring.
Morel C, Martinez Sanchez I, Cherifi Y, Chartrel N, Diaz Heijtz R
Neuropharmacology 2023 May;229():109479

Targeting microbial metabolites to treat autism.
Diaz Heijtz R, Gressens P, Swann JR
Nat Med 2022 Mar;28(3):448-450

Bacterial Peptidoglycans from Microbiota in Neurodevelopment and Behavior.
Gonzalez-Santana A, Diaz Heijtz R
Trends Mol Med 2020 08;26(8):729-743

Developmental Signatures of Microbiota-Derived Metabolites in the Mouse Brain.
Swann JR, Spitzer SO, Diaz Heijtz R
Metabolites 2020 Apr;10(5):

Toll-like receptor-4 regulates anxiety-like behavior and DARPP-32 phosphorylation.
Femenia T, Qian Y, Arentsen T, Forssberg H, Diaz Heijtz R
Brain Behav Immun 2018 03;69():273-282

Sex-dependent alterations in motor and anxiety-like behavior of aged bacterial peptidoglycan sensing molecule 2 knockout mice.
Arentsen T, Khalid R, Qian Y, Diaz Heijtz R
Brain Behav Immun 2018 Jan;67():345-354

Brief Report: Association Between Autism Spectrum Disorder, Gastrointestinal Problems and Perinatal Risk Factors Within Sibling Pairs.
Isaksson J, Pettersson E, Kostrzewa E, Diaz Heijtz R, Bölte S
J Autism Dev Disord 2017 08;47(8):2621-2627

Genetic Variation in the Dopamine System Influences Intervention Outcome in Children with Cerebral Palsy.
Diaz Heijtz R, Almeida R, Eliasson AC, Forssberg H
EBioMedicine 2018 Feb;28():162-167

The bacterial peptidoglycan-sensing molecule Pglyrp2 modulates brain development and behavior.
Arentsen T, Qian Y, Gkotzis S, Femenia T, Wang T, Udekwu K, Forssberg H, Diaz Heijtz R
Mol Psychiatry 2017 02;22(2):257-266

Fetal, neonatal, and infant microbiome: Perturbations and subsequent effects on brain development and behavior.
Diaz Heijtz R
Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2016 12;21(6):410-417

Host microbiota modulates development of social preference in mice.
Arentsen T, Raith H, Qian Y, Forssberg H, Diaz Heijtz R
Microb Ecol Health Dis 2015 ;26():29719

Normal gut microbiota modulates brain development and behavior.
Diaz Heijtz R, Wang S, Anuar F, Qian Y, Björkholm B, Samuelsson A, Hibberd ML, Forssberg H, Pettersson S
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2011 Feb;108(7):3047-52

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