Dlouhy, B.J., M.A. Ciliberto, C.L. Cifra, P.A. Kirby, D.L. Schrock, M. Nashelsky, & G.B. Richerson.  Unexpected death in a child with complex febrile seizures – similar pathophysiology to sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP)?  Frontiers in Neurology, 8:21, 2017. 

Cerpa, V.J., Y. Wu, E.U. Bravo, F.A. Teran, R.S. Flynn & G.B. Richerson. Medullary 5-HT neurons: Switch from respiratory drive to chemoreception during postnatal developmentNeurosci, 344:1-14, 2017.

Allen LA, Harper RM, Kumar R, Guye M, Ogren JA, Lhatoo SD, et al. Dysfunctional Brain Networking among Autonomic Regulatory Structures in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Patients at High Risk of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy.Frontiers in neurology. 2017;8:544.

Lacuey N, Zonjy B, Londono L, Lhatoo SD. Amygdala and hippocampus are symptomatogenic zones for central apneic seizuresNeurology. 2017;88(7):701-5.

Shi J, Lacuey N, Lhatoo S. Surgical outcome of MRI-negative refractory extratemporal lobe epilepsyEpilepsyRes. 2017;133:103-8.



Devinsky, O., D.C. Hesdorffer, D. Thurman, S. Lhatoo, G.B. Richerson. Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy: Epidemiology, Mechanisms & Prevention. Lancet Neurology, 15(10):1075-88, 2016.

Zhan, Q., G. Buchanan, J. Motelow, J. Andrews, P. Vitkovskiy, W. Chen, F. Serout, A. Gummadavelli, A. Kundishora, M. Furman, W. Li, X. Bo, G.B. Richerson, and H. Blumenfeld. Impaired serotonergic brainstem function during and following seizuresJ Neurosci, 36(9):2711-22, 2016.

Richerson, G.B., D. Boison, C. Faingold & P. Ryvlin.  SUDEP: From unwitnessed fatality to witnessed rescue: pharmacological intervention.  Epilepsia, 57(Suppl 1):35-45, 2016.

Dlouhy BJ, Gehlbach BK, Richerson GB. Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy: basic mechanisms and clinical implications for preventionJ Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2016;87(4):402-13.



Lhatoo, S., J. Noebels, V. Whittemore, and The NINDS Center for SUDEP Research.  Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP): Identifying Risk and Preventing Mortality.  Epilepsia,56(11):1700-6, 2015.

Lhatoo S, Noebels J, Whittemore V. Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy: Identifying risk and preventing mortalityEpilepsia. 2015;56(11):1700-6.

Cerpa, V.J., M.L. Aylwin, S. Beltrán-Castillo, E.U. Bravo, I.R. Llona, G.B. Richerson & J.L. Eugenín. Alteration of neonatal raphe neurons by prenatal-perinatal nicotine: Meaning for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol, 53(4):489-99, 2015.

Dlouhy, B.J., B.K. Gehlbach, C.J. Kreple, H. Kawasaki, H. Oya, C. Buzza, M.A. Granner, M.J. Welsh, M.A. Howard III, J.A. Wemmie* and G.B. Richerson*. Breathing inhibited when seizures spread to the amygdala and upon amygdala stimulationJ Neurosci,35(28):10281-9, 2015.

Buchanan, G.F., H. Smith, A. MacAskill & G.B. Richerson.  5-HT2Areceptor activation is necessary for CO2-induced arousal.J Neurophysiol,114(1):233-43, 2015.

Corcoran, A.E., G.B. Richerson & M.B. Harris.  Functional link between the hypocretin and serotonin systems in the neural control of breathing and central chemosensitivity.  J Neurophysiol, 114(1):381-9, 2015.

Massey, C.A., K.E. Iceman, S.L. Johansen, Y. Wu, M.B. Harris & George B. Richerson.  Isoflurane abolishes spontaneous firing of serotonin neurons and masks their pH/CO2 chemosensitivity.J Neurophysiol,113(7):2879-88, 2015.

Jayapandian C, Wei A, Ramesh P, Zonjy B, Lhatoo SD, Loparo K, et al. A scalable neuroinformatics data flow for electrophysiological signals using MapReduceFrontiers in neuroinformatics. 2015;9:4.

Kaiboriboon K, Malkhachroum AM, Zrik A, Daif A, Schiltz NM, Labiner DM, et al. Epilepsy surgery in the United States: Analysis of data from the National Association of Epilepsy Centers.Epilepsy Res. 2015;116:105-9.

Lacuey N, Davila JC, Zonjy B, Amina S, Couce M, Turnbull J, et al. Lesion-negative anterior cingulate epilepsyEpileptic Disord. 2015;17(2):134-42.

Lacuey N, Davila JC, Zonjy B, Amina S, Couce M, Turnbull J, et al. Lesion-negative anterior cingulate epilepsyEpileptic Disord. 2015;17(2):134-42.

Lhatoo SD, Kaiboriboon K, Labiner D. Response to "The persistent under-utilization of epilepsy surgery"Epilepsy Res. 2015;118:70-1.



Richerson, G.B & L.M. Bateman.  Partners Against Mortality in Epilepsy Conference SummaryEpilepsy Currents, 14(6) Supplement:16-18, 2014.

Corcoran, A.E., K.G. Commons, J.C. Smith, M.B. Harris & G.B. Richerson. Dual effects of 5-HT1areceptor activation on breathing in neonatal mice.J Neurosci,34(1):51-59, 2014.

Buchanan GF, Murray NM, Hajek MA, Richerson GB. Serotonin neurones have anti-convulsant effects and reduce seizure-induced mortality.The Journal of physiology. 2014;592(19):4395-410.

Cui L, Sahoo SS, Lhatoo SD, Garg G, Rai P, Bozorgi A, et al. Complex epilepsy phenotype extraction from narrative clinical discharge summaries.Journal of biomedical informatics. 2014;51:272-9.

Franca S, Gupta DK, Rao S, Pestana E, Freitas J, Loplumlert J, et al. Side-to-side axial movements. Adding a new sign to the asymmetry of the clonic phase and asymmetric seizure termination in differentiating primary and secondarily generalised tonic-clonic seizures.Epileptic Disord. 2014;16(1):1-4.

Hamaneh MB, Chitravas N, Kaiboriboon K, Lhatoo SD, Loparo KA. Automated removal of EKG artifact from EEG data using independent component analysis and continuous wavelet transformationIEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2014;61(6):1634-41.

Hamaneh MB, Kaiboriboon K, Dimitriu D, Turnbull JP, Luders HO, Loparo KA, et al. A method for the inclusion of sphenoidal electrodes in realistic EEG source imagingJournal of clinical neurophysiology:official publication of the American Electroencephalographic Society. 2014;31(5):429-36.

Kaiboriboon K, Schiltz NK, Bakaki PM, Lhatoo SD, Koroukian SM. Premature mortality in poor health and low income adults with epilepsyEpilepsia. 2014;55(11):1781-8.

Luders H, Amina S, Bailey C, Baumgartner C, Benbadis S, Bermeo A, et al. Proposal: different types of alteration and loss of consciousness in epilepsy.Epilepsia. 2014;55(8):1140-4.

Sahoo SS, Jayapandian C, Garg G, Kaffashi F, Chung S, Bozorgi A, et al. Heart beats in the cloud: distributed analysis of electrophysiological 'Big Data' using cloud computing for epilepsy clinical researchJournal of the American Medical Informatics Association: JAMIA. 2014;21(2):263-71.

Sahoo SS, Lhatoo SD, Gupta DK, Cui L, Zhao M, Jayapandian C, et al. Epilepsy and seizure ontology: towards an epilepsy informatics infrastructure for clinical research and patient careJournal of the American Medical Informatics Association: JAMIA. 2014;21(1):82-9.

Wu S, Kunhi Veedu HP, Lhatoo SD, Koubeissi MZ, Miller JP, Luders HO. Role of ictal baseline shifts and ictal high-frequency oscillations in stereo-electroencephalography analysis of mesial temporal lobe seizures.Epilepsia. 2014;55(5):690-8.

Zhang GQ, Cui L, Lhatoo S, Schuele SU, Sahoo SS. MEDCIS: Multi-Modality Epilepsy Data Capture and Integration SystemAMIA Annual Symposium proceedings AMIA Symposium. 2014;2014:1248-57.



Iceman, K.E., M.B. Harris, G.B. Richerson.  Medullary serotonin neurons are CO2-sensitivein situ.  J Neurophysiol, 110(11):2536-44, 2013.

Massey, C.A., G. Kim, A.E. Corcoran, R.L. Haynes, D.S. Paterson, K.J. Cummings, S.M. Dymecki, G.B. Richerson, E.E. Nattie, H.C. Kinney, and K.G. Commons. Development of brainstem 5-HT1Areceptor binding sites in serotonin neuron-deficient mice.  J Neurochem, 126(6):749-57, 2013.

Sowers, L.P., C.A. Massey, B.K. Gehlbach, M.A. Granner & G.B. Richerson. Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy: Fatal post-ictal respiratory and arousal mechanismsResp Physiol & Neurobiol, 189(2):315-23, 2013.

Richerson, G.B. SUDEP – Serotonin: The Anti-SuddenDeathAmine? Epilepsy Currents,13(5):241-4, 2013.

Corcoran, A.E., G.B. Richerson & M.B. Harris.  Serotonergic mechanisms are necessary for central respiratory chemoresponsiveness in situ.Resp Physiol & Neurobiol, 186(2):214-20, 2013.

Bozorgi A, Chung S, Kaffashi F, Loparo KA, Sahoo S, Zhang GQ, et al. Significant postictal hypotension: expanding the spectrum of seizure-induced autonomic dysregulationEpilepsia. 2013;54(9):e127-30.

Bozorgi A, Lhatoo SD. Seizures, Cerebral Shutdown, and SUDEPEpilepsy currents. 2013;13(5):236-40.

Freitas J, Kaur G, Fernandez GB, Tatsuoka C, Kaffashi F, Loparo KA, et al. Age-specific periictal electroclinical features of generalized tonic-clonic seizures and potential risk of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP).Epilepsy Behav. 2013;29(2):289-94.

Jayapandian CP, Chen CH, Bozorgi A, Lhatoo SD, Zhang GQ, Sahoo SS. Cloudwave: distributed processing of "big data" from electrophysiological recordings for epilepsy clinical research using HadoopAMIA  Annual Symposium proceedings AMIA Symposium. 2013;2013:691-700.

Kaiboriboon K, Bakaki PM, Lhatoo SD, Koroukian S. Incidence and prevalence of treated epilepsy among poor health and low-income AmericansNeurology. 2013;80(21):1942-9.

Lhatoo SD, Moghimi N, Schuele S. Tumor-related epilepsy and epilepsy surgeryEpilepsia. 2013;54 Suppl 9:1-4.

Moghimi N, Lhatoo SD. Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy or voodoo heart: analysis of heart/brain connectionsCurrent cardiology reports. 2013;15(12):424.

Ryvlin P, Nashef L, Lhatoo SD, Bateman LM, Bird J, Bleasel A, et al. Incidence and mechanisms of cardiorespiratory arrests in epilepsy monitoring units (MORTEMUS): a retrospective studyLancet Neurol. 2013;12(10):966-77.

Sahoo SS, Zhang GQ, Lhatoo SD. Epilepsy informatics and an ontology-driven infrastructure for large database research and patient care in epilepsyEpilepsia. 2013;54(8):1335-41.

Schiltz NK, Koroukian SM, Lhatoo SD, Kaiboriboon K. Temporal trends in pre-surgical evaluations and epilepsy surgery in the U.S. from 1998 to 2009Epilepsy Res. 2013;103(2-3):270-8.



Cui L, Bozorgi A, Lhatoo SD, Zhang GQ, Sahoo SS. EpiDEA: extracting structured epilepsy and seizure information from patient discharge summaries for cohort identificationAMIA Annual Symposium proceedings AMIA Symposium. 2012;2012:1191-200.

Kaiboriboon K, Luders HO, Hamaneh M, Turnbull J, Lhatoo SD. EEG source imaging in epilepsy--practicalities and pitfalls.Nature reviews Neurology. 2012;8(9):498-507.

Luders HO, Amina S, Baumgartner C, Benbadis S, Bermeo-Ovalle A, Devereaux M, et al. Modern technology calls for a modern approach to classification of epileptic seizures and the epilepsiesEpilepsia. 2012;53(3):405-11.

Sahoo SS, Zhao M, Luo L, Bozorgi A, Gupta D, Lhatoo SD, et al. OPIC: Ontology-driven Patient Information Capturing system for epilepsyAMIA  Annual Symposium proceedings AMIA Symposium. 2012;2012:799-808.

Zhang GQ, Sahoo SS, Lhatoo SD. From classification to epilepsy ontology and informaticsEpilepsia. 2012;53 Suppl 2:28-32.



Ray, R., A. Corcoran, R. Brust, J. C. Kim, G.B. Richerson, E.E. Nattie & S. M. Dymecki. Homeostatic imbalance upon acute in vivoserotonergic neuron inhibition.  Science 333(6042): 637-642, 2011.

Hodges, M.R., S. Best, G.B. Richerson. Altered ventilatory and thermoregulatory control in male and female adult Pet-1 null miceResp Physiol Neurobiol177(2):133-40, 2011. [PMID: 21453797]  

Richerson, G.B. & G.F. Buchanan. The serotonin axis:  Shared mechanisms in seizures, depression, and SUDEPEpilepsia52 (Suppl 1):28-38, 2011.

Kaiboriboon K, Schiltz N, Koroukian SM, Lhatoo SD, Koubeissi MZ. Limitations of NIS database in evaluation of epilepsy surgery morbidity and mortalityArch Neurol. 2011;68(11):1483; author reply -4.



Faulkner HJ, Sandeman DR, Love S, Likeman MJ, Nunez DA, Lhatoo SD. Epilepsy surgery for refractory epilepsy due to encephalocele: a case report and review of the literatureEpileptic Disord. 2010;12(2):160-6

Lhatoo SD, Faulkner HJ, Dembny K, Trippick K, Johnson C, Bird JM. An electroclinical case-control study of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy.Ann Neurol. 2010;68(6):787-96.

Lhatoo SD, Luders HO. Epilepsy: drug trial design and epilepsy surgery: time for a change?Nature reviews Neurology. 2010;6(9):475-6.

Thornton R, Laufs H, Rodionov R, Cannadathu S, Carmichael DW, Vulliemoz S, et al. EEG correlated functional MRI and postoperative outcome in focal epilepsyJ Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2010;81(8):922-7.



Kennedy GM, Lhatoo SD. CNS adverse events associated with antiepileptic drugsCNS Drugs. 2008;22(9):739-60.



Lhatoo SD, Alexopoulos AV. The surgical treatment of status epilepticusEpilepsia. 2007;48 Suppl 8:61-5.



Lhatoo SD, Sander JW. Cause-specific mortality in epilepsyEpilepsia. 2005;46 Suppl 11:36-9.



Lhatoo SD, Solomon JK, McEvoy AW, Kitchen ND, Shorvon SD, Sander JW. A prospective study of the requirement for and the provision of epilepsy surgery in the United KingdomEpilepsia. 2003;44(5):673-6.

Mula M, Trimble MR, Lhatoo SD, Sander JW. Topiramate and psychiatric adverse events in patients with epilepsyEpilepsia. 2003;44(5):659-63.