Marcia H. Ratner, PhD, DABT

Affiliations: 
Psychology Suffolk University, Boston, MA, United States 
 1996-2004 Neurology Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 
 2004-2006 Environmental Health Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States 
 2005- Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 
Area:
Neurotoxicology, neurodegenerative disease, toxicology, pharmacology, in vivo electrophysiology
Website:
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Bio:

Project Manager, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Boston University School of Medicine 2007-present
NIH/NIA Post Doctoral Fellowship in Biochemistry of Aging (2004-2007), Department of Pharmacology, BUSM, Mentor: Dr David Farb, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Behavioral Neuroscience (2004), Boston University School of Medicine, Mentors: Robert G. Feldman, M.D. (deceased) and Raymon Durso, M.D.
BA Psychology, Psi Chi, Boston University (1995)

Mean distance: 14.79 (cluster 11)
 
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Parents

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Josef Ozer research assistant 2002-2004 BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Robert G. Feldman grad student 1997-2003 BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Raymon Durso grad student 2003-2004 BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
 (Thesis: Age at onset of Parkinson's disease among subjects occupationally exposed to metals and pesticides.)
David H. Farb post-doc 2004-2007 BU School of Medicine
 (NIH/NIA Biochemistry of Aging Fellowship)

Children

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Syed Abbas research assistant BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Zach Bogart research assistant Boston University
Elizabeth Dahlborg research assistant BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Catherine Quinn research assistant 2019-2021 Boston University (Neurotree)
Kenneth Rood grad student 2008-2008 BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Lisa Tozier grad student 2009-2009 BU School of Medicine
Benjamin Thompson grad student 2018-2018 BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)

Collaborators

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Jonathan Rutchik collaborator UCSF (Neurotree)
Thomas Ptak collaborator 1999- BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
David Thaler collaborator 2001- Tufts Medical School (Neurotree)
Roberta F. White collaborator 2002- BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Joe F. Jabre collaborator 2006- David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles (Neurotree)
R. Jonathan Robitsek collaborator 2013- BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Tara M. Stewart collaborator 2013- BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Scott S. Downing collaborator 2014- BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Mohamed B. Abou-Donia collaborator 2017- Duke Medical School (Neurotree)
Vidhya Kumaresan collaborator 2017- BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Weiming Xia collaborator 2021- BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Hubert H. Fernandez collaborator 2005-2005 University of Florida College of Medicine/McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville (Neurotree)
 (Neurotoxicology consultant on paper: Monozygotic Twins Discordant for Huntington Disease After 7 Years. Arch Neurol. 2005 Jun;62(6):995-7.)
Patricia A. Janulewicz collaborator 2005-2005 BU School of Medicine (Neurotree)
Howard Eichenbaum collaborator 2013-2017 Boston University (Neurotree)
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Ratner MH, Downing SS, Guo O, et al. (2021) Prodromal dysfunction of α5GABA-A receptor modulated hippocampal ripples occurs prior to neurodegeneration in the TgF344-AD rat model of Alzheimer’s disease. Heyliyon. 7: e07895
Rutchik J, Bowler RM, Ratner MH. (2021) A rare case of Holmes tremor in a worker with occupational carbon monoxide poisoning. American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Ratner MH, Ewing WM, Rutchik JS. (2020) Neurological Effects of Chronic Occupational Exposure to Alcohol Mists and Vapors in a Machinist. Toxicology Communications. 4: 43-48
Rutchik J, Ratner MH. (2019) Should Age at Onset of Parkinsonism be the End Point of Interest in Investigations of the Link Between Exosomal α-Synuclein and Manganese Exposure in Welders? Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Ratner MH, Kumaresan V, Farb DH. (2019) Neurosteroid Actions in Memory and Neurologic/Neuropsychiatric Disorders. Frontiers in Endocrinology. 10
Rutchik J, Ratner MH. (2018) Is it Possible for Late Onset Schizophrenia to Masquerade as Manganese Psychosis? J Occup Environ Med.
Ratner MH, Jabre JF, Ewing WM, et al. (2017) Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-A case report and mechanistic review of the association with toluene and other volatile organic compounds. American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Ratner MH, Fitzgerald E. (2016) Understanding of the role of manganese in parkinsonism and Parkinson disease. Neurology
Robitsek J, Ratner M, Stewart T, et al. (2015) Combined administration of levetiracetam and valproic acid attenuates age-related hyperactivity of CA3 place cells, reduces place field area, and increases spatial information content in aged rat hippocampus. Hippocampus
Ratner MH, Farb DH, Ozer J, et al. (2014) Younger age at onset of sporadic Parkinson's disease among subjects occupationally exposed to metals and pesticides. Interdisciplinary Toxicology. 7: 123-33
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