Publications

In Preparation

Aldridge, K., Cole, K.K., Moffitt, A.J., Peck, D., White, D.A., & Christ, S.E. The Effects of Early-Treated Phenylketonuria on Volumetric Measures of the Cerebellum, (in preparation). [Request Preprint]

2017

Christ, S. E., Stichter, J. P., O’Connor, K. V., Bodner, K., Moffitt, A. J., & Herzog, M. J. (2017). Social Skills Intervention Participation and Associated Improvements in Executive Function Performance. Autism Research and Treatment, 2017, 5843851. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

Hawks, Z., Shimony, J., Rutlin, J., Grange, D. K., Christ, S. E., & White, D. A. (2017). Pretreatment cognitive and neural differences between sapropterin dihydrochloride responders and non-responders with phenylketonuria. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports, 12, 8–13. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

Hegarty, J.P., Ferguson, B.J., Zamzow, R.M, Rohowetz, L.J., Johnson, J.D., Christ, S.E., & Beversdorf, D.Q. (2017). Beta-adrenergic antagonism modulates functional connectivity in the default mode network of individuals with and without autism spectrum disorder. Brain Imaging and Behavior, 11: 1278. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

2016

Christ, S.E., Price, M.H., Bodner, K.E., Saville, C., Moffitt, A.J., & Peck, D. (2016). Morphometric analysis of gray matter integrity in individuals with early-treated phenylketonuria, Mol. Genet. Metab. 118, 3–8. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

2015

Hood, A., Antenor-Dorsey, J.A., Rutlin, J., Hershey, T., Shimony, J.S., McKinstry, R.C., Grange, D.K., Christ, S.E., Steiner, R., & White, D. A. (2015). Prolonged Exposure to High and Variable Phenylalanine Levels over the Lifetime Predicts Brain White Matter Integrity in Children with Phenylketonuria. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism, 114(1), 19–24. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

Johnstone, B., Cohen, D., Bryant, K. R., Glass, B., & Christ, S. E. (2015). Functional and structural indices of empathy: Evidence for self-orientation as a neuropsychological foundation of empathy. Neuropsychology, 29(3), 463-472. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]]

2014

Hood, A., Grange, D. K., Christ, S. E., Steiner, R., & White, D. A. (2014). Variability in Phenylalanine Control Predicts IQ and Executive Abilities in Children with Phenylketonuria. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism, 111(4), 445–451. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

Li, D., Christ, S. E., & Cowan, N. (2014). Domain-general and domain-specific neural networks in working memory. NeuroImage, 102, 646-656. PMID 25178986; PMCID 4252243. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

Peng, H., Peck, D., White, D.A., & Christ, S.E. (2014) Tract-based evaluation of white matter damage in individuals with early-treated phenylketonuria, J. Inherit. Metab. Dis. 37, 237–243. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

Zamzow, R. M., Christ, S. E., Saklayen, S. S., Moffitt, A. J., Bodner, K. E., Higgins, K. F., & Beversdorf, D. Q. (2014). Effect of propranolol on facial scanning in autism spectrum disorder: A preliminary investigation. Journal Of Clinical & Experimental Neuropsychology, 36(4), 431-445. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

2013

Antenor-Dorsey, J., Hershey, T., Rutlin, J., Shimony, J. S, Robert McKinstry, R., Grange, D. K., Christ, S. E., and White, D. A. (2013). White matter integrity and executive abilities in individuals with phenylketonuria. Molecular Genetics & Metabolism, 109, 125-131. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Araujo, G. C., Christ, S. E., Grange, D. K., Steiner, R. D., Coleman, C., Timmerman, E., & White, D. A. (2013). Executive response monitoring and inhibitory control in children with phenylketonuria: Effects of expectancy. Developmental Neuropsychology, 38, 139-152. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Christ, S. E., Moffit, A. J., Peck, D. & White, D. A. (2013). The effects of tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4) treatment on brain function in individuals with phenylketonuria. NeuroImage: Clinical, 3, 539-547. PMID 24371792; PMCID 3871382. [Open Access] [Request Preprint]

Daluwatte, C., Miles, J. H., Christ, S. E., Beversdorf, D. Q., Takahashi, T. N., & Yao, G. (2013). Atypical pupillary light reflex and heart rate variability in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders, 43, 1910-1925. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

White, D. A., Antenor-Dorsey, J. V., Grange, D. K., Hershey, T., Rutlin, J., Shimony, J. S.,, McKinstry, R. C., & Christ, S. E. (2013). White matter integrity and executive abilities following treatment with tetrahydrobiopterin (BH4) in individuals with phenylketonuria. Molecular Genetics & Metabolism, 110, 213-217. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

2012

Bodner, K. E., Aldridge, K., Moffitt, A. J., Peck, D., White, D. A., & Christ, S. E. (2012). A volumetric study of basal ganglia structures in individuals with early-treated phenylketonuria. Molecular Genetics & Metabolism, 107, 302-307. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Bodner, K. E., Beversdorf, D. Q., Saklayen, S. S., & Christ, S. E. (2012). Noradrenergic moderation of working memory impairments in adults with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 18, 556-564. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Christ, S. E., Moffitt, A. J., Peck, D., & White, D. A. (2012). Decreased functional brain connectivity in individuals with early-treated phenylketonuria: Evidence from resting state fMRI data. Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease, 35, 807-816. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Daluwatte, C., Miles, J.H., Christ, S.E., Beversdorf, D.Q., Lofgreen, A., Berliner, N., & Yao, G. (2012). Age-dependent pupillary light reflex parameters in children. Annual International Conference of the IEEE Volume: 2012 (2012) 3776-9. [PubMed] [Request Preprint]

Johnstone, B., Bodling, A., Cohen, D., Christ, S. E., & Wegrzyn, A. (2012). Right parietal lobe-related "selflessness" as the neuropsychological basis of spiritual transcendence. International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 22, 267-284. [Request Reprint]

Kanne, S. M., Wang, J. L., & Christ, S. E. (in press). The Subthreshold Autism Trait Questionnaire (SATQ): Development of a brief self-report measure of subthreshold autism traits. Journal of Autism & Developmental Disabilities, 42, 769-780. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

2011

Beversdorf, D. Q., Saklayen, S., Higgins, K. F., Narayanan, A., Bodner, K. E., Kanne, S. M., & Christ, S. E. (2011). Effect of propranolol on word fluency in autism spectrum disorder. Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, 24(1), 11-17. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Christ, S. E., Kester, L. E., Bodner, K., & Miles, J. (2011). Evidence for selective inhibitory impairment in individuals with autism spectrum disorder. Neuropsychology, 25, 690-701. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Cowan, N., Li, D., Moffitt, A., Becker, T. M., Martin, E. A., Saults, J. S., & Christ, S. E. (2011). A neural region of abstract working memory. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 2852-2863. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

McAuley, T., Christ, S. E., & White, D. A. (2011). Mapping the development of response inhibition in young children using a modified day-night task. Developmental Neuropsychology, 36(5), 539-551. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

2010

Christ, S. E., Huijbregts, S. C. J., de Sonneville, L. M. J., & White, D. A. (2010). Executive function in early-treated phenylketonuria: Profile and underlying mechanisms. Molecular Genetics & Metabolism, 99, S22-32. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Christ, S. E., Moffitt, A. J., & Peck, D. (2010). Disruption of prefrontal function and connectivity in individuals with phenylketonuria. Molecular Genetics & Metabolism, 99, S33-40. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Christ, S. E., Kanne, S. M., & Reiersen, A. (2010). Executive function in individuals with sub-threshold autism traits. Neuropsychology, 24, 590-598. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]

2009

Araujo, G., Christ, S. E., Steiner, R. D., Grange, D. K., Nardos, B., McKinstry, R. C., & White, D. A. (2009). Response monitoring in children with phenylketonuria. Neuropsychology, 23, 130-134.[PubMed] [Request Reprint]

Christ, S. E., Van Essen, D. C., Watson, J. M., Brubaker, L., & McDermott, K. B. (2009). The Contributions of Prefrontal Cortex and Executive Control to Deception: Evidence from Activation Likelihood Estimate Meta-Analyses. Cerebral Cortex, 19, 1557-1566. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

He, Q., Christ, S.E., Karsch, K., Moffitt, A. J., Peck, D., & Duan, Y. (2009). Detecting 3D corpus callosum abnormalities in phenylketonuria. International Journal of Computational Biology and Drug Design, 2, 289-301. 

Kanne, S. M., Christ S. E., & Reiersen, A. M. (2009). Psychiatric Symptoms and Psychosocial Difficulties in Young Adults with Autistic Traits. Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders, 39, 827-833. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

McDermott, K. B., Szpunar, K. K., & Christ, S. E. (2009). Laboratory-based and autobiographical retrieval tasks differ substantially in their neural substrates. Neuropsychologia, 47, 2290-2298. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

2008

Christ, S.E. & Abrams, R. A. (2008). The Attentional Influence of New Objects and New Motion. Journal of Vision, 8(3):27, 1-8. [PubMed] [View Article

Christ, S. E., Castel A. D., & Abrams, R. A. (2008). Capture of attention by new motion in young and older adults. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 63(2):P110-6. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

2007

Christ, S. E., Holt, D., White, D. A., & Green, L. (2007). Inhibitory control in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders, 37, 1155-1165. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E., Moinuddin, A., McKinstry, R. C., DeBaun, M., & White, D. A. (2007). Inhibitory control in children with frontal infarcts related to sickle cell disease. Child Neuropsychology, 13, 132-141. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

2006

Abrams, R. A., & Christ, S. E. (2006). Motion onset captures attention: A rejoinder to Franconeri & Simons (2005). Perception & Psychophysics, 68, 114-117. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E., & Finger, S. (2006). Retardation in the family: Pearl S. Buck and phenylketonuria. In N. Blau (Ed.), PKU and BH4: Advances in phenylketonuria and tetrahydrobiopterin research (pp. 35-49). Helibronn, Germany: SPS Publishing. 

Christ, S. E., & Abrams, R. A. (2006). Just like new: Newly segregated old objects capture attention. Perception & Psychophysics, 68, 301-309. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E., & Abrams, R. A. (2006). Abrupt onsets cannot be ignored. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 13, 875-880. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E., Steiner, R. D., Grange, D. K., Abrams, R. A., & White, D. A. (2006). Inhibitory control in children with phenylketonuria. Developmental Neuropsychology, 30, 845-864. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

McCauley, T., Yap, M., Christ, S. E., & White, D. A. (2006). Revisiting inhibitory control across the life span: Insights from the ex-gaussian distribution. Developmental Neuropsychology, 29, 447-458. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

2005

Abrams, R. A., & Christ, S. E. (2005). Onset but not offset of irrelevant motion disrupts inhibition of return. Perception & Psychophysics, 67, 1460-1467. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Abrams, R. A., & Christ, S. E. (2005). The onset of receding motion captures attention: Comment on Franconeri & Simons (2003). Perception & Psychophysics, 67, 219-223. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E. (2005). Inhibitory control. In N. J. Salkind (Ed.), The encyclopedia of human development. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. 

White, D. A., & Christ, S. E. (2005). Executive control of learning and memory in children with bilateral spastic cerebral palsy. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 11, 290-294. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

2004

Finger, S., & Christ, S. E. (2004). Pearl S. Buck and phenylketonuria (PKU). Journal of the History of the Neurosciences, 13, 44-57. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

2003

Abrams, R. A., & Christ, S. E. (2003). Motion onset captures attention. Psychological Science, 14, 427-432. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Brandling-Bennett, E. M., White, D. A., Armstrong, M. M., Christ, S. E., & DeBaun, M. (2003). Patterns of verbal long-term and working memory performance reveal deficits in strategic processing in children with frontal infarcts related to sicle cell disease. Developmental Neuropsychology, 24, 423-434. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E. (2003). Asbjørn Følling and the discovery of phenylketonuria. Journal of the History of the Neurosciences, 12, 44-54. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E., White, D. A., Brunstrom, J. E., & Abrams, R. A. (2003). Inhibitory control following perinatal brain injury. Neuropsychology, 17, 171-178. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

2001-2002

Christ, S. E., McCrae, C. S., & Abrams, R. A. (2002). Inhibition of return in static and dynamic displays. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 9, 80-85. [PubMed] [Request Reprint

Christ, S. E., White, D. A., Mandernach, T., & Keys, B. A. (2001). Inhibitory control across the lifespan. Developmental Neuropsychology, 20(3), 653-669. [PubMed] [Request Reprint]