Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University


Highlighted Publications

XYY as a homogeneous genetic model of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Bardsley MZ, Kowal K, Levy C, Gosek A, Ayari N, Tartaglia N, Lahlou N, Winder B, Grimes S, Ross JL. 47, XYY syndrome: clinical phenotype and timing of ascertainment. J Pediatr. 2013 Oct;163(4):1085-94. PubMed PMID: 23810129; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4097881

Lepage JF, Hong DS, Raman M, Marzelli M, Roeltgen DP, Lai S, Ross J, Reiss AL. Brain morphology in children with 47, XYY syndrome: a voxel- and surface-based morphometric study. Genes Brain Behav. 2014 Feb;13(2):127-34. PubMed PMID: 24308542; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3918511.

Ross, JL, Tartaglia, N, Merry, DE, Dalva, M, Zinn, AR. Behavioral Phenotypes In Males With XYY and Possible Role of Increased NLGN4Y Expression in Autism Features. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 2015 Jan 6. doi: 10.1111/gbb.12200. PubMed PMID: 25558953

Cognitive, behavioral, and neuroimaging phenotypes associated with Klinefelter syndrome

Ross JL, Roeltgen DP, Stefanatos G, Benecke R, Zeger MP, Kushner H, Ramos P, Elder FF, Zinn AR. Cognitive and motor development during childhood in boys with Klinefelter syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2008 Mar 15;146A(6):708-19. PubMed PMID: 18266239.

Zeger MP, Zinn AR, Lahlou N, Ramos P, Kowal K, Samango-Sprouse C, Ross JL. Effect of ascertainment and genetic features on the phenotype of Klinefelter syndrome. J Pediatr. 2008 May;152(5):716-22. PubMed PMID: 18410780.

Bryant DM, Hoeft F, Lai S, Lackey J, Roeltgen D, Ross J, Reiss AL. Neuroanatomical phenotype of Klinefelter syndrome in childhood: a voxel-based morphometry study. J Neurosci. 2011 May 4;31(18):6654-60. PubMed PMID: 21543594; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3148194.

Hong, D, Hoeft, F, Marzelli, M, Lepage, J, Roeltgen, D, Ross, J, Reiss, A. Influence of the X-chromosome on neuroanatomy: evidence from Turner and Klinefelter syndromes, Journal of Neuroscience, 34(10): 3509-3516, 2014, PMID: 24599451, PMCID: PMC3942570