John Nurnberger

  • Joyce & Iver Small Professor of Psychiatry, Psychiatry
  • 35346 Citations
  • 91 h-Index
1968 …2019
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Publications 1968 2019

1968
10 Citations (Scopus)

“P-R” differences in intact cockroaches as a function of testing interval

Disterhoft, J., Nurnberger, J. & Corning, W. C., 1968, In : Psychonomic Science. 12, 5, p. 205-206 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Testing
1979
42 Citations (Scopus)

Cardiac sinus node dysfunction during lithium treatment

Roose, S. P., Nurnberger, J., Dunner, D. L., Blood, D. K. & Fieve, R. R., 1979, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 136, 6, p. 804-806 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sick Sinus Syndrome
Lithium
Physiologic Monitoring
Ambulatory Electrocardiography
Pulse
36 Citations (Scopus)

Unipolar mania: A distinct clinical entity?

Nurnberger, J., Roose, S. P., Dunner, D. L. & Fieve, R. R., 1979, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 136, 11, p. 1420-1423 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Lithium
Proxy
Mood Disorders
Suicide
1980
44 Citations (Scopus)

Alpha-adrenergic receptor function in schizophrenia, affective disorders and some neurological diseases

Kafka, M. S., van Kammen, D. P., Kleinman, J. E., Nurnberger, J., Siever, L. J., Uhde, T. W. & Polinsky, R. J., 1980, In : Communications In Psychopharmacology. 4, 6, p. 477-486 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Receptors, Adrenergic, alpha
Mood Disorders
Schizophrenia
Blood Platelets
Cyclic AMP
122 Citations (Scopus)

Faster cholinergic rem sleep induction in euthymic patients with primary affective illness

Sltaram, N., Nurnberger, J., Gershon, E. S. & Christian Gillin, J., 1980, In : Science. 208, 4440, p. 200-201 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholinergic Agents
Sleep
Arecoline
Muscarinic Agonists
REM Sleep
35 Citations (Scopus)

Monoamine oxidase type a in fibroblasts from patients with bipolar depressive illness

Breakefield, X. O., Giller, E. L., Nurnberger, J., Castiglione, C. M., Buchsbaum, M. S. & Gershon, E. S., 1980, In : Psychiatry Research. 2, 3, p. 307-314 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monoamine Oxidase
Fibroblasts
Monozygotic Twins
Tissue Donors
Control Groups
9 Citations (Scopus)

Sleep disturbance in depression: Diagnostic potential and pathophysiology

Gillin, J. C., Sitaram, N., Duncan, W. C., Gershon, E. S., Nurnberger, J., Post, R. M., Murphy, D. L., Wehr, T., Goodwin, F. K. & Bunney, W. E., 1980, In : Psychopharmacology Bulletin. 16, 4, p. 40-42 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Depression
Sleep Wake Disorders
1981
10 Citations (Scopus)

Dextroamphetamine and arecoline as pharmacogenetic probes in normals and remitted bipolar patients

Nurnberger, J., Gershon, E. S. & Sitaram, N., 1981, In : Psychopharmacology Bulletin. 17, 3, p. 80-82 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arecoline
Dextroamphetamine
Pharmacogenetics
20 Citations (Scopus)

Dextroamphetamine infusions in normals result in correlated increases of plasma β-endorphin and cortisol immunoreactivity

Cohen, M. R., Nurnberger, J., Pickar, D., Gershon, E. & Bunney, W. E., Sep 21 1981, In : Life Sciences. 29, 12, p. 1243-1247 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endorphins
Dextroamphetamine
Amphetamine
Cross-Over Studies
Opioid Analgesics
66 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma MHPG in Rapid Cyclers and Healthy Twins

Jimerson, D. C., Nurnberger, J., Post, R. M., Gershon, E. S. & Kopin, I. J., 1981, In : Archives of General Psychiatry. 38, 11, p. 1287-1290 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatry
Complement C3
Monozygotic Twins
Bipolar Disorder
Pharmaceutical Preparations
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sex, plasma prolactin and plasma 3-methoxy-4-hydroxyphenylglycol (MHPG) predict heritable d-amphetamine excitation in man

Gershon, E. S., Nurnberger, J. & Jimerson, D. C., 1981, In : Advances in the Biosciences. 31, C, p. 83-91 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dextroamphetamine
Prolactin
Amphetamine
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Monozygotic Twins
1982
63 Citations (Scopus)

Adherence to Treatment Regimen in a Lithium Carbonate Clinic

Connelly, C. E., Davenport, Y. B. & Nurnberger, J., 1982, In : Archives of General Psychiatry. 39, 5, p. 585-588 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lithium Carbonate
Appointments and Schedules
Continuity of Patient Care
Marriage
Mood Disorders
724 Citations (Scopus)

A Family Study of Schizoaffective, Bipolar I, Bipolar II, Unipolar, and Normal Control Probands

Gershon, E. S., Hamovit, J., Guroff, J. J., Dibble, E., Leckman, J. F., Sceery, W., Targum, S. D., Nurnberger, J., Goldin, L. R. & Bunney, W. E., 1982, In : Archives of General Psychiatry. 39, 10, p. 1157-1167 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mood Disorders
Ethnic Groups
Alcoholism
Substance-Related Disorders
Parents
2 Citations (Scopus)

An effective method for measuring salivary lithium in patients on anticholinergic drugs

Selinger, D., Simmons, S., Hailer, A. W., Nurnberger, J. & Gershon, E. S., 1982, In : Biological Psychiatry. 17, 10, p. 1145-1155 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholinergic Antagonists
Lithium
Citric Acid
Saliva
Pharmaceutical Preparations
6 Citations (Scopus)

A new method for the use of salivary lithium concentrations as an indicator of plasma lithium levels

Selinger, D., Hailer, A. W., Nurnberger, J., Simmons, S. & Gershon, E. S., 1982, In : Biological Psychiatry. 17, 1, p. 99-102 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Lithium
Saliva
78 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioral, biochemical and neuroendocrine responses to amphetamine in normal twins and 'well-state' bipolar patients

Nurnberger, J., Gershon, E. S., Simmons, S., Ebert, M., Kessler, L. R., Dibble, E. D., Jimerson, S. S., Brown, G. M., Gold, P., Jimerson, D. C., Guroff, J. J. & Storch, F. I., 1982, In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 7, 2-3, p. 163-176 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amphetamine
Methoxyhydroxyphenylglycol
Hydrocortisone
Monozygotic Twins
Mood Disorders
152 Citations (Scopus)

Cholinergic regulation of mood and REM sleep: Potential model and marker of vulnerability to affective disorder

Sitaram, N., Nurnberger, J., Gershon, E. S. & Gillin, J. C., 1982, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 139, 5, p. 571-576 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

REM Sleep
Mood Disorders
Cholinergic Agents
Arecoline
Eye Movements
4 Citations (Scopus)

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES OF STRESS AND THE ENDOGENOUS OPIOID SYSTEM

Cohen, M. R., Pickar, D., Dubois, M., Nurnberger, J., Roth, Y., Cohen, R. M., Gershon, E. & Bunney, W. E., Jan 1 1982, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 398, 1, p. 424-432 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Endorphins
Dextroamphetamine
beta-Endorphin
Opioid Analgesics
Hydrocortisone

Inheritance of major psychiatric disorders

Gershon, E. S. & Nurnberger, J., 1982, In : Trends in Neurosciences. 5, C, p. 241-242 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatry
Schizophrenia
Monozygotic Twins
Twin Studies
Chronic Disease
8 Citations (Scopus)

Melatonin secretion as a neurobiological 'marker' and effects of light in humans

Lewy, A. J., Wehr, T. A., Rosenthal, N. E., Nurnberger, J., Siever, L. J., Uhde, T. W., Newsome, D. A., Becker, L. E., Markey, S. P., Kopin, I. J. & Goodwin, F. K., 1982, In : Psychopharmacology Bulletin. 18, 4, p. 127-129 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma and CSF GABA in affective illness

Berrettini, W. H., Nurnberger, J., Hare, T., Gershon, E. S. & Post, R. M., 1982, In : British Journal of Psychiatry. 141, 5, p. 483-487 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
Healthy Volunteers
62 Citations (Scopus)

Platelet 3H-imipramine binding in euthymic bipolar patients

Berrettini, W. H., Nurnberger, J., Post, R. M. & Gershon, E. S., 1982, In : Psychiatry Research. 7, 2, p. 215-219 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Imipramine
Blood Platelets
Healthy Volunteers
20 Citations (Scopus)

Platelet GABA-transaminase in affective illness

Berrettini, W. H., Umberkoman-Wiita, B., Nurnberger, J., Vogel, W. H., Gershon, E. S. & Post, R. M., 1982, In : Psychiatry Research. 7, 2, p. 255-260 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4-Aminobutyrate Transaminase
Monozygotic Twins
Blood Platelets
Aminobutyrates
Enzymes
3 Citations (Scopus)

Platelet vasopressin receptors in bipolar affective illness

Berrettini, W. H., Nurnberger, J., Worthington, E. K., Simmons-Alling, S. & Gershon, E. S., 1982, In : Psychiatry Research. 7, 1, p. 83-86 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vasopressin Receptors
Lithium
Healthy Volunteers
Blood Platelets
Binding Sites
2 Citations (Scopus)

Preferential accumulation of lithium in the dense bodies of human platelets

Costa, J. L., Fay, D. D., Nurnberger, J. & Murphy, D. L., Oct 15 1982, In : Biochemical Pharmacology. 31, 20, p. 3215-3218 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Platelets
Human Body
Lithium
Blood Platelets
Lithium Chloride
40 Citations (Scopus)

Red cell ouabain-sensitive Na+-K+-adenosine triphosphatase: A state marker in affective disorder inversely related to plasma cortisol

Nurnberger, J., Jimerson, D. C., Allen, J. R., Simmons, S. & Gershon, E., 1982, In : Biological Psychiatry. 17, 9, p. 981-992 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ouabain
Mood Disorders
Adenosine Triphosphatases
Hydrocortisone
Lithium
1983
5 Citations (Scopus)

A risk factor strategy for investigating affective illness.

Nurnberger, J., Jimerson, D. C. & Bunney, W. E., Aug 1983, In : Biological Psychiatry. 18, 8, p. 903-909 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Epidemiologic Studies
Molecular Biology
Demography
Prospective Studies
24 Citations (Scopus)

A twin study of cholinergic REM induction

Nurnberger, J., Sitaram, N., Gershon, E. S. & Gillin, J. C., 1983, In : Biological Psychiatry. 18, 10, p. 1161-1165 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arecoline
Twin Studies
Cholinergic Agents
Mood Disorders
Muscarinic Agonists
51 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioral, physiological, and neuroendocrine responses to arecoline in normal twins and "well state" bipolar patients

Nurnberger, J., Jimerson, D. C., Simmons-Alling, S., Tamminga, C., Nadi, N. S., Lawrence, D., Sitaram, N., Gillin, J. C. & Gershon, E. S., 1983, In : Psychiatry Research. 9, 3, p. 191-200 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arecoline
Monozygotic Twins
Prolactin
Blood Pressure
Cholinergic Agonists
35 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of injected sympathomimetic amines on plasma catecholamines and circulatory variables in man

Goldstein, D. S., Nurnberger, J., Simmons, S., Gershon, E. S., Polinsky, R. & Keiser, H. R., Mar 7 1983, In : Life Sciences. 32, 10, p. 1057-1063 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sympathomimetics
Dextroamphetamine
Tyramine
Catecholamines
Norepinephrine
8 Citations (Scopus)

Lithium ratio in psychiatric patients: A caveat

Nurnberger, J., Pandey, G., Gershon, E. S. & Davis, J. M., 1983, In : Psychiatry Research. 9, 3, p. 201-206 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lithium
Psychiatry
Artifacts
Therapeutics
92 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced plasma and CSF γ-aminobutyric acid in affective illness: Effect of lithium carbonate

Berrettini, W. H., Nurnberger, J., Hare, T. A., Simmons-Alling, S., Gershon, E. S. & Post, R. M., 1983, In : Biological Psychiatry. 18, 2, p. 185-194 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lithium Carbonate
Aminobutyrates
gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
Lithium
Healthy Volunteers
3 Citations (Scopus)

The cholinergic REM induction test

Gillin, J. C., Sitaram, N. & Nurnberger, J., 1983, In : Psychopharmacology Bulletin. 19, 4, p. 668-670 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholinergic Agents
1984
118 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical findings in patients with anorexia nervosa and affective illness in their relatives

Gershon, E. S., Schreiber, J. L., Hamovit, J. R., Dibble, E. D., Kaye, W., Nurnberger, J., Andersen, A. E. & Ebert, M., 1984, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 141, 11, p. 1419-1422 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anorexia Nervosa
Mood Disorders
Bulimia
Genetic Heterogeneity
Vomiting
6 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic factors in affective illness

Berrttini, W. H., Goldin, L. R., Nurnberger, J. & Gershon, E. S., 1984, In : Journal of Psychiatric Research. 18, 4, p. 329-350 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholinergic Receptors
Mood Disorders
Genetic Markers
Cholinergic Agents
Cerebrospinal Fluid
56 Citations (Scopus)

Muscarinic cholinergic receptors on skin fibroblasts in familial affective disorder

Nadi, N. S., Nurnberger, J. & Gershon, E. S., 1984, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 311, 4, p. 225-230 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cholinergic Receptors
Muscarinic Receptors
Mood Disorders
Fibroblasts
Skin
41 Citations (Scopus)

Separate mechanisms for behavioral, cardiovascular, and hormonal responses to dextroamphetamine in man

Nurnberger, J., Simmons-Alling, S., Kessler, L., Jimerson, S., Schreiber, J., Hollander, E., Tamminga, C. A., Nadi, N. S., Goldstein, D. S. & Gershon, E. S., Oct 1984, In : Psychopharmacology. 84, 2, p. 200-204 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dextroamphetamine
Moxisylyte
Haloperidol
Volunteers
Norepinephrine
1985
6 Citations (Scopus)

Cerebral ventricular enlargement as a possible genetic marker for schizophrenia

DeLisi, L. E., Goldin, L. R., Hamovit, J. R., Maxwell, M. E., Kurtz, D., Nurnberger, J. & Gershon, E. S., 1985, In : Psychopharmacology Bulletin. 21, 3, p. 365-367 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic Markers
Schizophrenia
Cerebral Ventricles
Lateral Ventricles
Tomography
47 Citations (Scopus)

Cerebrospinal fluid and plasma monoamines and their metabolites in euthymic bipolar patients

Berrettini, W. H., Nurnberger, J., Scheinin, M., Seppala, T., Linnoila, M., Narrow, W., Simmons-Alling, S. & Gershon, E. S., 1985, In : Biological Psychiatry. 20, 3, p. 257-269 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebrospinal Fluid
Lithium
Healthy Volunteers
Major Affective Disorder 2
Therapeutics
72 Citations (Scopus)

CSF substance P immunoreactivity in affective disorders

Berrettini, W. H., Rubinow, D. R., Nurnberger, J., Simmons-Alling, S., Post, R. M. & Gershon, E. S., 1985, In : Biological Psychiatry. 20, 9, p. 965-970 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substance P
Mood Disorders
Lithium
Psychiatry
Inpatients
12 Citations (Scopus)

Diuretic-Induced lithium toxicity presenting as Mania

Nurnberger, J., 1985, In : Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 173, 5, p. 316-318 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bipolar Disorder
Lithium
Diuretics
Hydrochlorothiazide
Poisons
15 Citations (Scopus)

Failure to Confirm Muscarinic Receptors on Skin Fibroblasts

Lenox, R. H., Hitzemann, R. J., Richelson, E., Kelsoe, J. R., Kelsoe, J. R., Gillin, J. C., Janowsky, D. S., Brown, J. H., Risch, S. C., Lumkin, B., Gershon, E. S., Nadi, N. S., Nurnberger, J. & Berrettini, W. H., Mar 28 1985, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 312, 13, p. 861-862 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Muscarinic Receptors
Fibroblasts
Quinuclidinyl Benzilate
Skin
Depressive Disorder
7 Citations (Scopus)

Mood-independent aberrancies in associative processes in bipolar affective disorder: An apparent stabilizing effect of lithium

Pons, L., Nurnberger, J. & Murphy, D. L., 1985, In : Psychiatry Research. 14, 4, p. 315-322 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mood Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Lithium
Cyclothymic Disorder
Word Association Tests
27 Citations (Scopus)

Neuropeptides in human cerebrospinal fluid

Berrettini, W. H., Nurnberger, J., Gold, P. W., Chretien, M., Chrousos, G. P., Chan, J. S. D., Goldin, L. R. & Gershon, E. S., Sep 30 1985, In : Life Sciences. 37, 13, p. 1265-1270 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cerebrospinal fluid
Neuropeptides
Cerebrospinal Fluid
beta-Lipotropin
Pro-Opiomelanocortin
24 Citations (Scopus)

Platelet alpha-adrenergic receptor function in affective disorders and schizophrenia

Kafka, M. S., Siever, L. J., Nurnberger, J., Uhde, T. W., Targum, S., Cooper, D. M., van Kammen, D. P. & Tokola, N. S., 1985, In : Psychopharmacology Bulletin. 21, 3, p. 599-602 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Receptors, Adrenergic, alpha
Mood Disorders
Adenylyl Cyclases
Schizophrenia
Blood Platelets
52 Citations (Scopus)

Potentiation of antidepressant medications by phase advance of the sleep-wake cycle

Sack, D. A., Nurnberger, J., Rosenthal, N. E., Ashburn, E. & Wehr, T. A., 1985, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 142, 5, p. 606-608 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antidepressive Agents
Sleep
Depression
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Therapeutics
17 Citations (Scopus)

Pro-opiomelanocortin-related peptides in cerebrospinal fluid: A study of manic-depressive disorder

Berrettini, W. H., Nurnberger, J., Chan, J. S. D., Chrousos, G. P., Gaspar, L., Gold, P. W., Seidah, N. G., Simmons-Alling, S., Goldin, L. R., Chrétien, M. & Gershon, E. S., 1985, In : Psychiatry Research. 16, 4, p. 287-302 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pro-Opiomelanocortin
Depressive Disorder
Bipolar Disorder
Cerebrospinal Fluid
Melanocyte-Stimulating Hormones
14 Citations (Scopus)
Cerebellar Nuclei
Purkinje Cells
Benzodiazepines
Cerebellum
GABA-A Receptors
208 Citations (Scopus)

Supersensitivity to light: Possible trait marker for manic-depressive illness

Lewy, A. J., Nurnberger, J., Wehr, T. A., Pack, D., Becker, L. E., Powell, R. L. & Newsome, D. A., 1985, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 142, 6, p. 725-727 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melatonin
Light
Mood Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Major Affective Disorder 2
87 Citations (Scopus)

Transient sensory, cognitive and affective phenomena in affective illness. A comparison with complex partial epilepsy

Silberman, E. K., Post, R. M., Nurnberger, J., Theodore, W. & Boulenger, J. P., 1985, In : British Journal of Psychiatry. 146, JAN., p. 81-89 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Complex Partial Epilepsy
Epilepsy
Amnesia
Tricyclic Antidepressive Agents
Lithium