Publication Highlights

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Early neuroaxonal injury is seen in the acute phase of pediatric optic neuritis
Wilbur C, Reginald YA, Longoni G, Grover SA, Wong AM, Mabbott DJ, Arnold DL, Marrie RA, Bar-Or A, Banwell B, Costello F, Yeh EA; Canadian Pediatric Demyelinating Disease Network.
Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2019 Sep 7

Molecular correlates of cerebellar mutism syndrome in medulloblastoma
Jabarkheel R, Amayiri N, Yecies D, Huang Y, Toescu S, Nobre L, Mabbott DJ, Sudhakar SV, Malik P, Laughlin S, Swaidan M, Al Hussaini M, Musharbash A, Chacko G, Mathew LG, Fisher PG, Hargrave D, Bartels U, Tabori U, Pfister SM, Aquilina K, Taylor MD, Grant GA, Bouffet E, Mankad K, Yeom KW, Ramaswamy V.
Neuro Oncol. 2019 Aug 23

White Matter Plasticity and Maturation in Human Cognition
Bells, S, Lefebvre, J, Longoni, G, Narayanan, S, Arnold, D, Yeh, A, Mabbott, DJ.
Glia. June 24 2019

Facial emotion recognition in children treated for posterior fossa tumours and typically developing children: A divergence of predictors
Moxon-Emre I, Farb NAS, Oyefiade A, Bouffet E, Laughlin S, Skocic J, de Medeiros CB, Mabbott DJ. NeuroImage Clinical. 2019 Jun 12;23:101886


Early changes in white matter predict intellectual outcome in children treated for posterior fossa tumors.
Partanen M, Bouffet E, Laughlin S, Strother D, Hukin J, Skocic J, Szulc-Lerch K, Mabbott DJ.
Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 20: 697-704.

Development of Short-range white matter in healthy children and adolescents.
Oyefiade A, Ameis S, Lerch, JP, Rockel, C, Szulc KU, Scantlebury N, Decker, A, Jefferson, J, Spichak, S, and Mabbott DJ.
Human Brain Mapping. 2018 Jan; 39(1): 204-217

“Normal development of short-range white matter tracts”


Decker AL, Szulc K, Bouffet E, Laughlin S, Chakravarty MM, Skocic J, de Medeiros CB, Mabbott DJ.
Hippocampus. 2017 Nov 27; (11): 1140-1154

“We document the impact of radiation on the hippocampus”


Bells, S, Lefebvre, J, Prescott, S Bouffet E, Skocic, J, Laughlin, S, Dockstader, C, Mabbott DJ.
Journal of Neuroscience. 2017 Aug 23; 37(34): 8227-8238

“We show that changes in white matter impact cognition via neural synchrony”

Riggs, L, Piscione, PJ, Laughlin, S, Cunningham, T, Timmons, B, Courneya, K, Szulc, K, Bartels, U, Skocic, J, De Medeiros, C, Liu, F, Persadie, N, Scheinemann, K, Scantlebury, N, Bouffet, E, Mabbott, DJ.
Neuro-Oncology. 2017 Mar 1; 19(3): 440-450

“Our first clinical trial – documenting white matter growth following exercise training”


Scantlebury, N, Bouffet E, Laughlin S, Strother D, McConnell D, Hukin J, Fryer C, Laperriere N, Montour-Proulx I, Keene D, Fleming A, Jabado, N, Liu F, Riggs L, Law N, Mabbott DJ.
Neuropsychology. 2016 May; 30(4): 425-38.


Moxon-Emre, I, Taylor, MD, Bouffet, E, Hardy, K, Campen, C, Malkin, D, Hawkins, C, Laperriere, N, Ramaswamy, V, Scantlebury, N, Spiegler, BJ, Janzen L, Law, N, Walsh, K, Mabbott, DJ.
Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2016 Dec; 34(34): 4161-4170.



Law, N, Greenberg, M, Bouffet, E, Laughlin, S, Taylor, MD, Malkin, D, Liu, F, Moxon-Emre, I, Scantlebury, N, Mabbott, DJ.
Human Brain Mapping. 2015 Jul;36(7):2615-28.


Liu, F, Scantlebury, N, Tabori, U, Bouffet, E, Montour-Proulx, I, Keene, D, Briere, ME, Strother, D, McConnell, D, Hukin, J, Fryer, C, Wang, F, Mabbott, DJ.
Neuro-Oncology. 2015 April; 17(4): 604-13.



Dockstader, C, Wang, F, Bouffet, E, & Mabbott, DJ.
Journal of Neuroscience. 2014 Jun 25; 34(26): 8813-24.


Moxon-Emre, I, Bouffet, E, Taylor, MD, Malkin, D, Laperriere, N, Scantlebury, N,  Law, N,  Spiegler, BJ, Janzen L, Mabbott, DJ.

Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2014 Jun 10; 32(17): 1760-8.

“A key paper leading to practice change in CRT”


Dockstader C, Gaetz W, Bouffet E, Tabori U, Wang F, Bostan S. Laughlin S, & Mabbott DJ.

Cortex.  2013 Sept; 49(8): pp 2140-2150.



Law N, Greenberg M, Bouffet E, Taylor M, Laughlin S, Strother D, Fryer C, McConnell D, Hukin J, Kaise C, Wang F, & Mabbott DJ.

Neuro-Oncology. 2012 Oct; 14(10): pp 1294-1303

“An influential paper on Cerebellar Mutism Syndrome”


Dockstader C, Gaetz, W Rockel C, Mabbott DJ.

Human Brain Mapping. 2012; 33(1): pp 179-91.

“A combined MEG and DTI paper – relating white matter to neural activation”



Law N, Bouffet E, Laughlin S, Laperriere N, Brière ME, Strother D, McConnell D, Hukin J, Fryer C, Rockel C, Dickson J, & Mabbott DJ.

NeuroImage.  2011 Jun 15; 56(4): 2238-48.

“Tractography and working memory”



Gaetz, W, Scantlebury, N, Widjaja, E, Rutka, J, Bouffet, E, Rockel, Dockstader, C, & Mabbott, DJ.

Child’s Nervous System. 2010; 26(11): pp 1639-45.

“Our first MEG paper”



Mabbott DJ, Snyder J, Penkman L, Witol A & Neufeld S.

Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 2009: 15(2): 205-16.




Mabbott DJ, Penkman L, Witol A, Strother D, Bouffet E

Neuropsychology. 2008; 22(2): pp 159-68.

“We started our focus on core cognitive functions in brain tumor survivors”



Mabbott DJ, Barnes M, Laperriere N, Landry S, Bouffet E

Neuro-Oncology. 2007; 9 (4): pp 460-4

“The only twin study of neuro-cognitive function in medulloblastoma”



Mabbott DJ, Noseworthy MD, Bouffet E, Rockel C, Laughlin S.

Neuro-Oncology.  2006; 8(3): pp 244-52.

“First DTI paper from the lab”


Mabbott DJ, Noseworthy MD, Bouffet E, Laughlin S, Rockel C

NeuroImage. 2006; 33(3): pp 936-946

“Our first paper on white matter plasticity and cognitive development”



Mabbott DJ, Spiegler BJ, Greenberg M, Rutka J, Hyder D, Bouffet E.

Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2005; 23(10): pp 2256-2263.

“First serial evaluation of the impact of cranial radiation on academic skills”



Spiegler BJ, Bouffet E, Greenberg M, Rutka J, Mabbott DJ.

Journal of Clinical Oncology.  2004: 22(4): pp 706-713

“Our most cited paper”



Mabbott DJ, Bisanz J.

Child Development.  2003: 74(4): pp 1091-107.

“From Dr. Mabbott’s PhD dissertation”