Faculty

Marianne L Seney, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Details

450 Technology Drive
Pittsburgh
 
PA
 
15219

Education & Training

PhD
University of Massachusetts Neuroscience and Behavior

Professional Affiliations

Member, Society of Biological Psychiatry
Member, Society for Neuroscience
Member, Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Member, Organization for the Study of Sex Differences

Selected Honors & Awards

NARSAD Young Investigator Award, Brain & Behavior Research Foundation

Research Interests

Mood disorders; Sex differences; Human postmortem brain studies
Selected Research Publications & Products
  1. Cahill KM, Huo Z, Tseng GC, Logan RW, Seney ML. Improved identification of concordant and discordant gene expression signatures using an updated rank-rank hypergeometric overlap approach. Sci Rep. 2018. 8: 9588.
  2. Seney ML, Huo Z, Cahill K, French L, Puralewski R, Zhang J, Logan RW, Tseng G, Lewis DA, Sibille E. Opposite molecular signatures of depression in men and women. Biol Psychiatry. 2018. 84(1): 18-27.
  3. Douillard-Guilloux G, Lewis D, Seney ML, Sibille E. Decrease in somatostatin-positive cell density in the amygdala of females with major depression. Depress Anxiety. 2017 Jan;34(1):68-78.
  4. Puralewski R, Vasilakis G, Seney ML. Sex-related factors influence expression of mood-related genes in the basolateral amygdala differentially depending on age and stress exposure. Biol Sex Differ. 2016;7:50.
  5. Seney ML, Tripp A, McCune S, Lewis DA, Sibille E. Laminar and cellular analyses of reduced somatostatin gene expression in the subgenual anterior cingulate cortex in major depression. Neurobiol Dis. 2015 Jan;73:213-9.

Education Interests

Mentoring undergraduate and graduate students; Mentoring postdoctoral fellows