Gretchen Hermes, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor; Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Coordinator APT Foundation, Psychiatry; Chief Psychiatrist, Yale Stress Center, Psychiatry

Research Departments & Organizations

Psychiatry: Division of Addictions | Neuroscience Research Training Program (NRTP)

Selected Publications

  • Role of mitochondrial uncoupling protein-2 (UCP2) in higher brain functions, neuronal plasticity and network oscillation

    Gretchen Hermes, David Nagy, Michael Waterson, Attila Zsarnovszky, Luis Varela, Mihaly Hajos, Tamas L. Horvath, Molecular Metabolism, Published online: April 8 2016. 2016

  • Neural plasticity in hypocretin neurons: the basis of hypocretinergic regulation of homeostasis and behavior.

    Hermes, G. and Gao, XB. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 2015 Oct 21;9:142.

  • UCP2 induced by natural birth regulates neuronal differentiation of the hippocampus and related adult behavior.

    Simon-Areces J, Dietrich MO, Hermes G, Garcia-Segura LM, Arevalo MA, Horvath TL. UCP2 induced by natural birth regulates neuronal differentiation of the hippocampus and related adult behavior. PloS One 2012, 7:e42911. 2012

  • Social isolation dysregulates endocrine and behavioral stress while increasing malignant burden of spontaneous mammary tumors.

    Hermes GL, Delgado B, Tretiakova M, Cavigelli SA, Krausz T, Conzen SD, McClintock MK. Social isolation dysregulates endocrine and behavioral stress while increasing malignant burden of spontaneous mammary tumors. Proceedings Of The National Academy Of Sciences Of The United States Of America 2009, 106:22393-8. 2009

  • Emotions and Disease Exhibtion Catalog

    https://www.nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/emotions/ 1997

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Contact Info

Gretchen Hermes, MD, PhD
Lab Location
Horvath LabBrady Memorial Laboratory
310 Cedar Street, Ste 416

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Yale Stress CenterDoctors Building
2 Church Street South, Fl 2nd Ste 208 Rm 209

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
Psychiatry2 Church St S
New Haven, CT 06519