Washington University School of Medicine

Research Publications

Mamah D, Owoso A, Sheffield J, Bayer C. The WERCAP Screen and the WERC Stress Screen: psychometrics of self-rated instruments for assessing bipolar and psychotic disorder risk and perceived stress burden. Comprehensive Psychiatry 2014 Oct 55(7):1757-1771

Womer FY, Wang L, Alpert KI, Smith MJ, Csernansky JG, Barch DM, Mamah D. Basal ganglia and thalamic morphology in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Psychiatry Res. 2014 Aug 30; 223(2): 75-83.

Smith MJ, Wang L, Alpert K, Cobia D, Cronenwett W, Goldman M, Mamah D, Barch DM, Breiter HC, Csernansky JG. Cannabis-related working memory deficits and associated subcortical morphological differences in healthy individuals and schizophrenia subjects. Schizophrenia Bulletin 2014 Mar;40(2):287-99.

Owoso A, Ndetei DM, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Khasakhala LI, Mamah D. Validation of a modified version of the PRIME screen for psychosis-risk symptoms in a non-clinical Kenyan youth sample. Compr Psychiatry. 2014 Feb;55(2):380-7.

Mamah D, Barch DM, Repovs G. Resting state functional connectivity of five neural networks in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. J Affect Disorders 2013 Sep 5;150(2):601-9.

Mamah D, Striley CS, Ndetei DM, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Khasakhala LI, Cottler LB. Knowledge of psychiatric terms and concepts among Kenyan youth: analysis of focus group discussions. Transcultural Psychiatry 2013 Aug;50(4):515-31.

Mamah D, Owoso A, Mbwayo AW, Mutiso VN, Muriungi SK, Khasakhala LI, Barch DM. Classes of psychotic experiences in Kenyan children and adolescents. Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 2013;Jun;44(3):452-9.

Mamah D, Harms MP, Barch D, Styner M, Lieberman JA, Wang L. Hippocampal shape and volume changes with antipsychotics in early stage psychotic illness. Front Psychiatry 2012;3:96.

Kaushik G, Plax KL, Barch DM, Lewis LE, Mamah D. Mental health care utilization and psychiatric profiles at a free drop-in youth center in St. Louis, Missouri. Missouri Medicine 2012 Nov-Dec;109(6):475-81.

Mamah D, Mbwayo A, Mutiso V, Barch DM, Constantino JN, Nsofor T, Khasakhala L, Ndetei DM. A survey of psychosis-risk symptoms in Kenya. Comprehensive Psychiatry 2012 Jul; 53 (5):516-24.

Ndetei DM, Muriungi SK, Owoso A, Mutiso VN, Mbwayo AW, Khasakhala LI, Barch DM, Mamah D. Prevalence and characteristics of psychotic-like experiences in Kenyan youth. Psychiatr Research 2012 Apr 30;196(3-3):235-42.

Benítez BA, Belálcazar HM, Anastasía A, Mamah DT, Zorumski CF, Mascó DH, Herrera DG, de Erausquin GA. Functional reduction of SK3-mediated currents precedes AMPA-receptor-mediated excitotoxicity in dopaminergic neurons. Neuropharmacology. 2011 Jun;60(7-8):1176-86.

Smith MJ, Wang L, Cronenwett W, Mamah D, Barch DM, Csernansky JG. Thalamic morphology in schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder. J Psychiatr Res 2011 Mar;45(3):378-85.

Mamah D, Conturo TE, Harms MP, Akbudak E, Wang L, McMichael AR, Gado MH, Barch DM, Csernansky JG. Anterior thalamic radiation integrity in schizophrenia: a diffusion-tensor imaging study. Psychiatry Res 2010;183(2):144-50.

Mamah D, Wang L, Csernansky JG, Rice JP, Smith M, Barch DM. Morphometry of the hippocampus and amygdala in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Bipolar Disord 2010;12(3):341-3.

Wang L, Mamah D, Harms MP, Karnik M, Price JL, Gado MH, Thompson PA, Barch DM, Miller MI, Csernansky JG. Progressive deformation of deep brain nuclei and hippocampal-amygdala formation in schizophrenia. Biol Psychiatry. 2008; 64(12):1060-8.

Smith MJ, Barch DM, Wolf TJ, Mamah D, Csernansky JG. Elevated rates of substance use disorders in non-psychotic siblings of individuals with schizophrenia. Schizophr Res. 2008; 106(2-3):294-9.

Mamah D, Harms MP, Wang L, Barch D, Thompson P, Kim J, Miller MI, Csernansky JG. Basal ganglia shape abnormalities in the unaffected siblings of schizophrenia patients. Biol Psychiatry. 2008 Jul 15;64(2):111-20.

Harms MP, Wang L, Mamah D, Barch DM, Thompson PA, Csernansky JG. Thalamic shape abnormalities in individuals with schizophrenia and their nonpsychotic siblings. J Neurosci. 2007; 27(50):13835-42.

Mamah D, Wang L, Barch D, de Erausquin GA, Gado M, Csernansky JG. Structural analysis of the basal ganglia in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 2007; 89: 59-71.

Mamah D, Lammle M, Isenberg KE. Pulmonary embolism after ECT. J ECT. 2005 Mar;21(1):39-40.

Mamah D, Hong BA, Chapman WC. Liver transplantation in a patient with undiagnosed bipolar disorder. Transplant Proc. 2004 Nov;36(9):2717-9.

de Erausquin GA, Hyrc K, Dorsey DA, Mamah D, Dokucu M, Mascó DH, Walton T, Dikranian K, Soriano M, García Verdugo JM, Goldberg MP, Dugan LL. Nuclear translocation of nuclear transcription factor-kappa B by alpha-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid receptors leads to transcription of p53 and cell death in dopaminergic neurons. Mol Pharmacol. 2003 Apr;63(4):784-90.