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Recent Publications

Levitan, R. D., Sqapi, M., Atkinson, L., Murphy, K., Levitt, A., Bocking, A., Post, M., Knight, J. A., & Matthews, S. G. (2020). Seasonality of plasma tryptophan and kynurenine in pregnant mothers with a history of seasonal affective disorder: Vulnerability or adaptation?. The world journal of biological psychiatry : the official journal of the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry, 1–10. Advance online publication.

Sasaki, A., Kim, B., Murphy, K. E., & Matthews, S. G. (2020). Impact of ex vivoSample Handling on DNA Methylation Profiles in Human Cord Blood and Neonatal Dried Blood Spots. Frontiers in genetics11, 224.

Matthews S. G. (2020). Parental adversity: Impact across generations. Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews, S0149-7634(20)30132-9. Advance online publication.

Connor, K. L., Kibschull, M., Matysiak-Zablocki, E., Nguyen, T. T.-T. N., Matthews, S. G., Lye, S. J., & Bloise, E. (2019). Maternal malnutrition impacts placental morphology and transport. An origin for poor offspring growth and vulnerability to disease. BioRxiv, 727404.

Constantinof, A., Boureau, L., Moisiadis, V. G., Kostaki, A., Szyf, M., & Matthews, S. G. (2019). Prenatal Glucocorticoid Exposure Results in Changes in Gene Transcription and DNA Methylation in the Female Juvenile Guinea Pig Hippocampus Across Three Generations. Scientific reports9(1), 18211.

Lye, P., Bloise, E., Nadeem, L., Peng, C., Gibb, W., Ortiga-Carvalho, T. M., Lye, S. J., & Matthews, S. G. (2019). Breast Cancer Resistance Protein (BCRP/ABCG2) Inhibits Extra Villous Trophoblast Migration: The Impact of Bacterial and Viral Infection. Cells8(10), 1150.

Fontes, K. N., Reginatto, M. W., Silva, N. L., Andrade, C., Bloise, F. F., Monteiro, V., Silva-Filho, J. L., Imperio, G. E., Pimentel-Coelho, P. M., Pinheiro, A., Matthews, S. G., Bloise, E., & Ortiga-Carvalho, T. M. (2019). Dysregulation of placental ABC transporters in a murine model of malaria-induced preterm labor. Scientific reports9(1), 11488.

Matthews, S. G., & McGowan, P. O. (2019). Developmental programming of the HPA axis and related behaviours: epigenetic mechanisms. The Journal of endocrinology242(1), T69–T79.

Hamada, H. and Matthews, S.G. (2019). Prenatal programming of stress responsiveness and behaviours: Progress and perspectives. Journal of neuroendocrinology31(3), e12674.

Sasaki, A. and Matthews, S.G. (2019). Genome-wide epigenetic signatures of childhood adversity in early life: Opportunities and challenges. Journal of developmental origins of health and disease10(1), 65-72.

Constantinof, A., Moisiadis, V.G., Kostaki, A., Szyf, M. & Matthews, S.G. (2019). Antenatal Glucocorticoid Exposure Results in Sex-Specific and Transgenerational Changes in Prefrontal Cortex Gene Transcription that Relate to Behavioural Outcomes. Scientific reports9(1), 764.

Imperio, G.E., Javam, M., Lye, P., Constantinof, A., Dunk, C.E., Reis, F.M., Lye, S.J., Gibb, W., Matthews, S.G., Ortiga‐Carvalho, T.M. & Bloise, E. (2019). Gestational age‐dependent gene expression profiling of ATP‐binding cassette transporters in the healthy human placenta. Journal of cellular and molecular medicine23(1), 610-618.

Moisiadis, V. G., Mouratidis, A., Kostaki, A., & Matthews, S. G. (2018). A Single Course of Synthetic Glucocorticoids in Pregnant Guinea Pigs Programs Behaviour and Stress Response in Two Generations of Offspring. Endocrinology, 159(12), 4065-4076.

Morrison, J.L., Botting, K.J., Darby, J.R.T., David, R.L., Dyson, R.M., Gatford, K.L., Gray, C., Herrera, E.A., Hirst, J.J., Kim, B., Kind, K.L., Krause, B.J., Matthews, S.G., Palliser, H.K., Regnault, T.R.H., Richardson, B.S., Sasaki, A., Thompson, L.P., & Berry, M.J (2018). Invited review: guinea pig models for translation of DOHaD into the clinic. The Journal of Physiology, 1-35.

Boureau, L., Constantinof, A., Moisiadis, V.G., Matthews, S.G., & Szyf, M. (2018). The DNA methylation landscape of enhancers in the guinea pig hippocampus. Epigenomics, 10(4), 349-365.

do Imperio, G.E., Bloise, E., Javam, M., Lye, P., Constantinof, A., Dunk, C., dos Reis, F.M., Lye, S.J., Gibb, W., Ortiga-Carvalho, T.M. & Matthews, S.G. (2018). Chorioamnionitis Induces a Specific Signature of Placental ABC Transporters Associated with an Increase of miR-331-5p in the Human Preterm Placenta. Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry45(2), 591-604.

McGowan, P.O. and Matthews, S.G. (2018). Prenatal Stress, Glucocorticoids, and Developmental Programming of the Stress Response. Endocrinology159(1), 69-82.