McKenna BG, Knight AK, Smith AK, Corwin EJ, Carter SE, Palmer RH, Dunlop AL, Brennan PA. Infant epigenetic aging moderates the link between Black maternal childhood trauma and offspring symptoms of psychopathology. Dev Psychopathol. 2023 Sep 29:1-13. doi: 10.1017/S0954579423001232. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37771149. 

Niemis W, Peterson SR, Javier C, Nguyen A., Subiah S, Palmer RH. On the utilization of the induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) model to study substance use disorders: A scoping review protocol. Plos One (in press as of September 2023). 

Meyer MN, Appelbaum PS, Benjamin DJ, Callier SL, Comfort N, Conley D, Freese J, Garrison NA, Hammonds EM, Harden KP, Lee SS, Martin AR, Martschenko DO, Neale BM, Palmer RH, Tabery J, Turkheimer E, Turley P, Parens E. Wrestling with Social and Behavioral Genomics: Risks, Potential Benefits, and Ethical Responsibility. Hastings Cent Rep. 2023 Mar;53 Suppl 1:S2-S49. doi: 10.1002/hast.1477. PMID: 37078667. 

Thompson MF, Ghahramanlou-Holloway M, Benca-Bachman CE, Murphy MA, Palmer RH, Gray JC. Resting-state network analysis of suicide attempt history. Psychological Medicine (in press). BioRxiv. doi: 10.1101/2022.01.04.474947. 

McGeary JE,Benca-Bachman C, Risner V, Beevers CG, Gibb B, Palmer RH. Contrasting Broad- and Clinically- defined Polygenic Indicators of Depression and Depression-related Phenotypes in Adults. Sci Rep (in press). PsyArXiv. August 28. doi: 

Benca-Bachman CE, Bubier J, Syed RA, Romero Villela PN, Palmer RH. Polygenic influences on the behavioral effects of alcohol withdrawal in a mixed-ancestry population from the collaborative study on the genetics of alcoholism (COGA). Mol Cell Neurosci. 2023 Apr 7;125:103851. doi: 10.1016/j.mcn.2023.103851. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37031923. 

Huggett SB, GIkeda A, Yuan Qingyue, Benca-Bachman CE, Palmer RH. Genome- and transcriptome-wide splicing associations with alcohol use disorder. Sci Rep. 2023 Mar 9;13(1):3950. doi: 10.1038/s41598-023-30926-z. PMID: 36894673; PMCID: PMC9998611. 

Hatoum AS, Morrison CL, Mitchell EC, Lam M, Benca-Bachman CE, Reineberg AE, Palmer RH, Evans LM, Keller MC, Friedman NP. Genome-wide Association Study Shows That Executive Functioning Is Influenced by GABAergic Processes and Is a Neurocognitive Genetic Correlate of Psychiatric Disorders. Biol Psychiatry. 2023 Jan 1;93(1):59-70. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2022.06.034. Epub 2022 Jul 14. PMID: 36150907; PMCID: PMC9722603 



Knopik VS, Micalizzi L, Marceau K, Loviska AM, Yu L, Bien A, Rolan E, Evans AS, Palmer RH, Heath AC. The roles of familial transmission and smoking during pregnancy on executive function skills: A sibling-comparison study. Dev Psychopathol. 2022 Aug 30:1-13. doi: 10.1017/S095457942200075X. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36039978 

Huggett SB, Ikeda A, Uzair X, McGeary HE, Kaun K, Palmer RH. Opioid Use Disorder and Alternative mRNA Splicing in Reward Circuity. Genes 2022, 13(6), 1045; 

Feurer C, McGeary JE, Brick LA, Knopik VS, Carper M, Palmer RH, Gibb BE. Associations between depression-relevant genetic risk and youth stress exposure: Evidence of gene-environment correlations. J Psychopathol Clin Sci. 2022 Apr 25. doi: 10.1037/abn0000757. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35467896 

Ikeda AS, Knopik VS, Bidwell LC, Parade SH, Goodman SH, Emory EK, Palmer RH. A Review of Associations between Externalizing Behaviors and Prenatal Cannabis Exposure: Limitations & Future Directions. Toxics 2022, 10, 17. 



Huggett SB, Hatfield SJ, Walters J, McGeary JE, Welsh JW, Anholt RRH, Mackay TFC, Palmer RH. Ibrutinib as a Potential Therapeutic for Cocaine Use Disorder. Transl Psychiatry 11, 623 (2021). 

Huggett SB, Johnson EC, Hatoum AS, Lai D, Srijeyanthan J, Bubier JA, Chesler EJ, Agrawal A, Palmer AA, Edenberg HJ, Palmer RH. Genes identified in rodent studies of Alcohol and Nicotine intake are enriched in GWASs of Human Substance Use. Alcohol Clinical and Experimental Research. In press. doi: 10.1111/acer.14738. 

Risner T, Benca-Bachman C, Bertin L, Smith Alicia, McGeary JE, Kaprio J, Chesler EC, Knopik VS, Friedman N, Palmer RH. Multi-polygenic Analysis of Nicotine Dependence in Individuals of European Ancestry. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 2021; ntab105, 

Palmer RH, Johnson EC, Won H, Polimanti R, Kapoor M, Chitre A, Bogue MA, Benca-Bachman CE, Parker CC, Verma A, Reynolds T, Ernst J, Bray M, Kwon SB, Lai D, Quach BC, Gaddis NC, Saba L, Chen H, Hawrylycz M, Zhang S, Zhou Y, Mahaffey S, Fischer C, Sanchez-Roige S, Bandrowski A, Lu Q, Shen L, Philip V, Gelernter J, Bierut LJ, Hancock DB, Edenberg HJ, Johnson EO, Nestler EJ, Barr PB, Prins P, Smith DJ, Akbarian S, Thorgeirsson T, Walton D, Baker E, Jacobson D, Palmer AA, Miles M, Chesler EJ, Emerson J, Agrawal A, Martone M, Williams RW. Integration of Evidence across Human and Model Organism Studies: A Meeting Report. Genes Brain Behav. 2021 Apr 23:e12738. doi: 10.1111/gbb.12738. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33893716. 

Brick LA, Benca-Bachman CE, Bertin L, Martin KP, Risner V, Palmer RHC. The intermediary role of adolescent temperamental and behavioral traits on the prospective associations between polygenic risk and cannabis use among young adults of European Ancestry. Addiction. 2021 Mar 9. doi: 10.1111/add.15476. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33686717.

Catherman C, Cassidy S, Benca-Bachman CE, Barber JM, Palmer RHC. Associations between neuroticism, subjective sleep quality, and depressive symptoms across the first year of college. J Am Coll Health. 2021 Mar 9:1-8. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2021.1891917. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33689579.

McNamara ME, Shumake J, Stewart RA, Labrada J, Alario A, Allen JJB, Palmer R, Schnyer DM, McGeary JE, Beevers CG. Multifactorial prediction of depression diagnosis and symptom dimensions. Psychiatry Res. 2021 Apr;298:113805. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2021.113805. Epub 2021 Feb 13. PMID: 33647705; PMCID: PMC8042639.

Huggett SB, Winiger EA, Palmer RHC, Hewitt JK, Corley RP, Stallings MC. The structure and subtypes of gambling activities: Genetic, psychiatric and behavioral etiologies of gambling frequency. Addict Behav. 2021 Feb;113:106662. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106662. Epub 2020 Sep 16. PMID: 33011493.

Palmer RHC, Benca-Bachman CE, Huggett SB, Bubier JA, McGeary JE, Ramgiri N, Srijeyanthan J, Yang J, Visscher PM, Yang J, Knopik VS, Chesler EJ. Multi-omic and multi-species meta-analyses of nicotine consumption. Transl Psychiatry. 2021 Feb 4;11(1):98. doi: 10.1038/s41398-021-01231-y. PMID: 33542196; PMCID: PMC7862377.

Reynolds T, Johnson EC, Huggett SB, Bubier JA, Palmer RHC, Agrawal A, Baker EJ, Chesler EJ. Interpretation of psychiatric genome-wide association studies with multispecies heterogeneous functional genomic data integration. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2021 Jan;46(1):86-97. doi: 10.1038/s41386-020-00795-5. Epub 2020 Aug 13. PMID: 32791514; PMCID: PMC7688940.

Bertin L, Benca-Bachman CE, Kogan SM, Palmer RHC. Examining the differential effects of latent impulsivity factors on substance use outcomes in African American men. Addict Behav. 2021 Jun;117:106847. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2021.106847. Epub 2021 Jan 26. PMID: 33578106; PMCID: PMC8009033.

Micalizzi L, Marceau K, Evans AS, Brick LA, Palmer RHC, Heath AC, Knopik VS. A sibling-comparison study of smoking during pregnancy and risk for reading-related problems. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2021 Mar-Apr;84:106961. DOI: 10.1016/ Epub 2021 Feb 10. PMID: 33577969; PMCID: PMC7965354.



Benca-Bachman CE, Najera DD, Whitfield KE, Taylor JL, Thorpe RJ Jr, Palmer RHC. Quality and Quantity of Social Support Show Differential Associations With Stress and Depression in African Americans. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2020 Jun;28(6):597-605. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2020.02.004. Epub 2020 Feb 13. PMID: 32165073; PMCID: PMC7246182.

Ekblad MO, Marceau K, Rolan E, Palmer RHC, Todorov A, Heath AC, Knopik VS. The Effect of Smoking during Pregnancy on Severity and Directionality of Externalizing and Internalizing Symptoms: A Genetically Informed Approach. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 Oct 28;17(21):7921. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17217921. PMID: 33126697; PMCID: PMC7662383.

Boateng-Poku A, Benca-Bachman CE, Najera DD, Whitfield KE, Taylor JL, Thorpe RJ Jr, Palmer RHC. The role of social support on the effects of stress and depression on African American tobacco and alcohol use. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 Apr 1;209:107926. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.107926. Epub 2020 Feb 14. PMID: 32087470; PMCID: PMC7127941.

Micalizzi L, Brick LA, Marraccini ME, Benca-Bachman CE, Palmer RHC, Knopik VS. Single nucleotide polymorphism heritability and differential patterns of genetic overlap between inattention and four neurocognitive factors in youth. Dev Psychopathol. 2020 Jan 21:1-11. doi: 10.1017/S0954579419001573. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 31959275; PMCID: PMC7371534.

Huggett SB, Bubier JA, Chesler EJ, Palmer RHC. Do gene expression findings from mouse models of cocaine use recapitulate human cocaine use disorder in reward circuitry? Genes Brain Behav. 2020 Jul 27:e12689. doi: 10.1111/gbb.12689. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32720468.

Gray JC, Thompson M, Bachman C, Owens MM, Murphy M, Palmer R. Associations of cigarette smoking with gray and white matter in the UK Biobank. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2020 Jun;45(7):1215-1222. doi: 10.1038/s41386-020-0630-2. Epub 2020 Feb 7. PMID: 32032968; PMCID: PMC7235023.

Beckley AL, Palmer RH, Rocque M, Whitfield KE. Health and criminal justice system involvement among African American siblings. SSM Popul Health. 2019 Jan 25;7:100359. doi: 10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100359. Erratum in: SSM Popul Health. 2020 Dec 10;12:100713. PMID: 30788408; PMCID: PMC6369245.

Ekblad MO, Rolan E, Marceau K, Palmer R, Todorov A, Heath AC, Knopik VS. Disruptive Behavior in Siblings Discordant for Exposure to Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy: A Multi-rater Approach. Nicotine Tob Res. 2020 Jul 16;22(8):1330-1338. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntz214. PMID: 31734697; PMCID: PMC7364826.

Brown AL, España RA, Benca-Bachman CE, Welsh JW, Palmer RH. Adolescent Behavioral Characteristics Mediate Familial Effects on Alcohol Use and Problems in College-Bound Students. Subst Abuse. 2020 Nov 5;14:1178221820970925. doi: 10.1177/1178221820970925. PMID: 33223834; PMCID: PMC7656872.

Martin KP, Benca-Bachman CE, Palmer RHC. Risk for alcohol use/misuse among entering college students: The role of personality and stress. Addict Behav Rep. 2020 Dec 24;13:100330. doi: 10.1016/j.abrep.2020.100330. PMID: 33437859; PMCID: PMC7787922.



Brick LA, Marraccini ME, Micalizzi L, Benca-Bachman CE, Knopik VS, Palmer RHC. Overlapping genetic effects between suicidal ideation and neurocognitive functioning. J Affect Disord. 2019 Apr 15;249:104-111. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2019.02.003. Epub 2019 Feb 6. PMID: 30769295; PMCID: PMC6937431.

Brick LA, Keller MC, Knopik VS, McGeary JE, Palmer RHC. Shared additive genetic variation for alcohol dependence among subjects of African and European ancestry. Addict Biol. 2019 Jan;24(1):132-144. doi: 10.1111/adb.12578. Epub 2017 Nov 27. PMID: 29178570; PMCID: PMC6312725.

Brick LA, Micalizzi L, Knopik VS, Palmer RHC. Characterization of DSM-IV Opioid Dependence Among Individuals of European Ancestry. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2019 May;80(3):319-330. doi: 10.15288/jsad.2019.80.319. PMID: 31250797; PMCID: PMC6614928.

Palmer RHC, McGeary JE, Knopik VS, Bidwell LC, Metrik JM. CNR1and FAAH variation and affective states induced by marijuana smoking. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2019;45(5):514-526. doi: 10.1080/00952990.2019.1614596. Epub 2019 Jun 11. PMID: 31184938; PMCID: PMC6931041.

Palmer RHC, Brick LA, Chou YL, Agrawal A, McGeary JE, Heath AC, Bierut L, Keller MC, Johnson E, Hartz SM, Schuckit MA, Knopik VS. The etiology of DSM-5 alcohol use disorder: Evidence of shared and non-shared additive genetic effects. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019 Aug 1;201:147-154. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.12.034. Epub 2019 Jun 14. PMID: 31229702; PMCID: PMC6929687.



Marceau K, Cinnamon Bidwell L, Karoly HC, Evans AS, Todorov AA, Palmer RH, Heath AC, Knopik VS. Within-Family Effects of Smoking during Pregnancy on ADHD: the Importance of Phenotype. J Abnorm Child Psychol. 2018 May;46(4):685-699. doi: 10.1007/s10802-017-0320-7. PMID: 28664227; PMCID: PMC5748020.

Micalizzi L, Marceau K, Brick LA, Palmer RH, Todorov AA, Heath AC, Evans A, Knopik VS. Inhibitory control in siblings discordant for exposure to maternal smoking during pregnancy. Dev Psychol. 2018 Feb;54(2):199-208. doi: 10.1037/dev0000423. Epub 2017 Oct 23. PMID: 29058937; PMCID: PMC5788709.



Bidwell LC, Marceau K, Brick LA, Karoly HC, Todorov AA, Palmer RH, Heath AC, Knopik VS. Prenatal Exposure Effects on Early Adolescent Substance Use: Preliminary Evidence From a Genetically Informed Bayesian Approach. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2017 Sep;78(5):789-794. doi: 10.15288/jsad.2017.78.789. PMID: 28930067; PMCID: PMC5675430.

Palmer RH, Beevers CG, McGeary JE, Brick LA, Knopik VS. A Preliminary Study of Genetic Variation in the Dopaminergic and Serotonergic Systems and Genome-wide Additive Genetic Effects on Depression Severity and Treatment Response. Clin Psychol Sci. 2017 Jan;5(1):158-165. doi: 10.1177/2167702616651075. Epub 2016 Oct 19. PMID: 28316879; PMCID: PMC5353843.

Feurer C, McGeary JE, Knopik VS, Brick LA, Palmer RH, Gibb BE. HPA axis multilocus genetic profile score moderates the impact of interpersonal stress on prospective increases in depressive symptoms for offspring of depressed mothers. J Abnorm Psychol. 2017 Nov;126(8):1017-1028. doi: 10.1037/abn0000316. PMID: 29154563; PMCID: PMC5726770.



Woody ML, Kudinova AY, McGeary JE, Knopik VS, Palmer RH, Gibb BE. Influence of maternal depression on children’s brooding rumination: Moderation by CRHR1 TAT haplotype. Cogn Emot. 2016;30(2):302-14. doi: 10.1080/02699931.2014.998631. Epub 2015 Feb 3. PMID: 25648046; PMCID: PMC4523466.

Kudinova AY, Deak T, Hueston CM, McGeary JE, Knopik VS, Palmer RH, Gibb BE. Cross-species evidence for the role of interleukin-33 in depression risk. J Abnorm Psychol. 2016 May;125(4):482-94. doi: 10.1037/abn0000158. Epub 2016 Apr 7. PMID: 27054346; PMCID: PMC4850099.

Bidwell LC, Palmer RH, Brick L, Madden PA, Heath AC, Knopik VS. A Propensity Scoring Approach to Characterizing the Effects of Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy on Offspring’s Initial Responses to Cigarettes and Alcohol. Behav Genet. 2016 May;46(3):416-30. doi: 10.1007/s10519-016-9791-5. Epub 2016 Apr 20. PMID: 27098899; PMCID: PMC4887264.

Palmer RH, Bidwell LC, Heath AC, Brick LA, Madden PA, Knopik VS. Effects of Maternal Smoking during Pregnancy on Offspring Externalizing Problems: Contextual Effects in a Sample of Female Twins. Behav Genet. 2016 May;46(3):403-15. doi: 10.1007/s10519-016-9779-1. Epub 2016 Jan 29. PMID: 26826031; PMCID: PMC4860102.

Marceau K, Palmer RH, Neiderhiser JM, Smith TF, McGeary JE, Knopik VS. Passive rGE or Developmental Gene-Environment Cascade? An Investigation of the Role of Xenobiotic Metabolism Genes in the Association Between Smoke Exposure During Pregnancy and Child Birth Weight. Behav Genet. 2016 May;46(3):365-77. doi: 10.1007/s10519-016-9778-2. Epub 2016 Jan 23. PMID: 26803317; PMCID: PMC4866639.

Knopik VS, Marceau K, Palmer RH, Smith TF, Heath AC. Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy and Offspring Birth Weight: A Genetically-Informed Approach Comparing Multiple Raters. Behav Genet. 2016 May;46(3):353-64. doi: 10.1007/s10519-015-9750-6. Epub 2015 Oct 22. PMID: 26494459; PMCID: PMC4841737.

Palmer RH, Nugent NR, Brick LA, Bidwell CL, McGeary JE, Keller MC, Knopik VS. Evidence of Shared Genome-Wide Additive Genetic Effects on Interpersonal Trauma Exposure and Generalized Vulnerability to Drug Dependence in a Population of Substance Users. J Trauma Stress. 2016 Jun;29(3):197-204. doi: 10.1002/jts.22103. Epub 2016 May 23. PMID: 27214850; PMCID: PMC6344111.

Knopik VS, Marceau K, Bidwell LC, Palmer RH, Smith TF, Todorov A, Evans AS, Heath AC. Smoking during pregnancy and ADHD risk: A genetically informed, multiple-rater approach. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2016 Oct;171(7):971-81. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.32421. Epub 2016 Jan 22. PMID: 26799787; PMCID: PMC4958030.

Pearson R, Palmer RH, Brick LA, McGeary JE, Knopik VS, Beevers CG. Additive genetic contribution to symptom dimensions in major depressive disorder. J Abnorm Psychol. 2016 May;125(4):495-501. doi: 10.1037/abn0000161. PMID: 27124715; PMCID: PMC4852390.

Bidwell LC, Palmer RH, Brick L, McGeary JE, Knopik VS. Genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphism heritability of nicotine dependence as a multidimensional phenotype. Psychol Med. 2016 Jul;46(10):2059-69. doi: 10.1017/S0033291716000453. Epub 2016 Apr 7. PMID: 27052577; PMCID: PMC4925274.