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Elaine Hsiao, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Integrative Biology and Physiology
Member, California NanoSystems Institute, Immunity, Microbes & Molecular Pathogenesis GPB Home Area, Molecular, Cellular & Integrative Physiology GPB Home Area


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Hsiao Elaine Y, Gastrointestinal issues in autism spectrum disorder, Harvard review of psychiatry, 2015, 22 (2), 104-11.
Yano Jessica M, Yu Kristie, Donaldson Gregory P, Shastri Gauri G, Ann Phoebe, Ma Liang, Nagler Cathryn R, Ismagilov Rustem F, Mazmanian Sarkis K, Hsiao Elaine Y, Indigenous bacteria from the gut microbiota regulate host serotonin biosynthesis, Cell, 2015, 161 (2), 264-76.
Hsiao Elaine Y, McBride Sara W, Hsien Sophia, Sharon Gil, Hyde Embriette R, McCue Tyler, Codelli Julian A, Chow Janet, Reisman Sarah E, Petrosino Joseph F, Patterson Paul H, Mazmanian Sarkis K, Microbiota modulate behavioral and physiological abnormalities associated with neurodevelopmental disorders, Cell, 2013, 155 (7), 1451-63.
Hsiao Elaine Y, Immune dysregulation in autism spectrum disorder, International review of neurobiology, 2013, 113 (7), 269-302.
Garay Paula A, Hsiao Elaine Y, Patterson Paul H, McAllister A K, Maternal immune activation causes age- and region-specific changes in brain cytokines in offspring throughout development, Brain, behavior, and immunity, 2013, 31 (7), 54-68.
Hsiao Elaine Y, Patterson Paul H, Placental regulation of maternal-fetal interactions and brain development, Developmental neurobiology, 2012, 72 (10), 1317-26.
Hsiao Elaine Y, McBride Sara W, Chow Janet, Mazmanian Sarkis K, Patterson Paul H, Modeling an autism risk factor in mice leads to permanent immune dysregulation, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 2012, 109 (31), 12776-81.
Malkova Natalia V, Yu Collin Z, Hsiao Elaine Y, Moore Marlyn J, Patterson Paul H, Maternal immune activation yields offspring displaying mouse versions of the three core symptoms of autism, Brain, behavior, and immunity, 2012, 26 (4), 607-16.
Hsiao Elaine Y, Patterson Paul H, Activation of the maternal immune system induces endocrine changes in the placenta via IL-6, Brain, behavior, and immunity, 2011, 25 (4), 604-15.
Ito Hiroshi T, Smith Stephen E P, Hsiao Elaine, Patterson Paul H, Maternal immune activation alters nonspatial information processing in the hippocampus of the adult offspring, Brain, behavior, and immunity, 2010, 24 (6), 930-41.