Selected Publications
(* indicates undergraduate co-author)

Research Articles

Piccolella, M., Crippa, V., Messi, E., Tetel, M.J. and Poletti, A.  Modulators of estrogen receptor inhibit proliferation and migration of prostate cancer cells.  Pharmacological Research, In press. PDF

Tetel, M. J., Acharya, K. D. Nuclear receptor coactivators: Regulators of steroid action in brain and behavior. J Neuroendocrinology 25: 1209–1218, 2013. PDF

Bruce, L.A., Cyr, N.E., *Qiao, J.W., *DeFries, C.C., Tetel, M.J. and Wolfson, A.J.  Neuropeptidase activity is down-regulated by estradiol in steroid sensitive regions of the hypothalamus in female mice. Neuropeptides, 46: 167-172, 2012. PDF

Gonzales, K.L., Quadros-Menella, P.S., Tetel, M.J. and Wagner, C.K. Anatomically-specific actions of oestrogen receptor in developing female rat brain: Effects of oestradiol and selective oestrogen receptor modulators on progestin receptor expression. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 24: 285-291, 2012. PDF

*Tognoni, C.M., Chadwick, Jr., J.G., *Ackeific, C.A. and Tetel, M.J. Nuclear receptor coactivators are coexpressed with steroid receptors and regulated by estradiol in mouse brain. Neuroendocrinology, 94: 49-57, 2011. PDF

*Yore, M.A., *Im, D., *Webb, L.K., Zhao, Y., Chadwick, J.G.Jr., Molenda-Figueira, H.A., Haidacher, S.J., Denner, L.A. and Tetel, M.J. Steroid receptor coactivator-2 (SRC-2) expression in brain and physical associations with steroid receptors. Neuroscience 169: 1017-1028, 2010. PDF

Cyr, N.E., *Kua, L.H., Bruce, L.A., Chadwick, J.G., Tetel, M.J. and Wolfson, A.J. Thimet oligopeptidase is coexpressed with oestrogen receptor- in the hypothalamus of female mice and regulated by oestradiol. Journal of Neuroendocrinology 22: 936-943, 2010. PDF

Molenda-Figueira, H.A, *Murphy, S.D., *Shea, K.L., *Siegal, N.K., Zhao, Y., Chadwick, J.G., Denner, L.A. and Tetel, M.J. Steroid receptor coactivator-1 from brain physically interacts differentially with steroid receptor subtypes. Endocrinology 149: 5272-5279, 2008. PDF

Gonzales, K.L., Tetel, M.J. and Wagner, C.K. Estrogen receptor (ER) beta modulates ERalpha responses to estrogens in the developing rat ventromedial nucleus of the hypothalamus. Endocrinology 149: 4615-4621, 2008. PDF

McGinnis, M.Y., Lumia, A.R., Tetel, M.J., Molenda-Figueira, H.A. and Possidente, B. Effects of anabolic androgenic steroids on the development and expression of activity and circadian rhythms in male rats. Physiology & Behavior, 2007. PDF

Tetel, M.J., *Siegal, N.K., *Murphy, S.D. Cells in behaviourally relevant brain regions coexpress nuclear receptor coactivators and ovarian steroid receptors. Journal of Neuroendocrinology 19: 262-271, 2007. PDF

Molenda-Figueira, H.A., *Williams, C.A., *Griffin, A.L., Rutledge, E.M., Blaustein, J.D. and Tetel, M.J. Nuclear receptor coactivators function in estrogen receptor- and progestin receptor-dependent aspects of sexual behavior in female rats. Hormones and Behavior 50: 383-392, 2006. PDF

Tetel, M.J., Ungar, T.C., *Hassan, B., and Bittman, E.L. Photoperiodic regulation of androgen receptor and Steroid Receptor Coactivator-1 in Siberian hamster brain. Molecular Brain Research 131: 79-87, 2004. PDF

Auger, A.P., Perrot-Sinal, T.S., Auger, C.J., Ekas, L.A., Tetel, M.J. and McCarthy, M.M. Expression of the nuclear receptor coactivator, CREB-binding protein, is sexually dimorphic and modulates sexual differentiation of neonatal rat brain. Endocrinology 143: 3009-3016, 2002. PDF

Molenda, H.A., *Griffin, A.L., Auger, A.P., Tetel, M.J. Nuclear receptor coactivator function in hormone-dependent gene expression in brain and female reproductive behavior in rats. Endocrinology 143: 436-444, 2002. PDF

Greco, B., Tetel, M.J., Allegretto, E.A., Blaustein, J.D. Coexpression of ER-beta and ER-alpha and progestin receptor proteins in the female rat forebrain: Effects of estradiol treatment. Endocrinology 142: 5172-5181, 2001. PDF

Auger, A.P., Tetel, M.J. and McCarthy, M.M. Steroid receptor co-activator-1 mediates the development of sex specific brain morphology and behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 97: 7551-7555, 2000. PDF

Tetel, M.J., Giangrande, P.H., Leonhardt, S.A., McDonnell, D.P. and Edwards, D.P. Hormone-dependent interaction between the amino- and carboxyl-terminal domains of progesterone receptor in vitro and in vivo. Molecular Endocrinology 13: 910-924, 1999. PDF

Tetel, M.J., Jung, S., Carbajo, P., Ladtkow, T., Skafar, D.F., Edwards, D.P. Hinge and amino-terminal sequences contribute to solution dimerization of human progesterone receptor. Molecular Endocrinology 11: 1114-1128, 1997. PDF

Invited Reviews and Chapters


Tetel, M.J. and Acharya, K.D.  Nuclear receptor coactivators: Regulators of steroid action in brain and behavior.  Journal of Neuroendocrinology, in press.

Wolfson, A.J., Cyr, N.E., Bruce, L.A., *Qiao, J.W., *DeFries, C.C.  and Tetel, M.J.  Regulation of neuropeptidases involved in reproductive physiology by estradiol. In: Estrogen Receptors: Mechanisms, Structure and Role in Disease, (Chen, G.C. Ed), New York, Nova Science Publishers, pp. 61-67, 2012.

Mani, S.K., Mermelstein, P.G., Tetel, M.J., Anesetti, G. Convergence of Multiple Mechanisms of Steroid Hormone Action. Hormone and Metabolic Research, In press. PDF

Tetel, M.J. and *Lai, P.M.R.  Steroid receptor coactivator family: SRC-1, SRC-2 and SRC-3.  In: Encyclopedia of Signaling Molecules. (Choi, S. Ed), New York, Springer Press, pp. 1788-1792, 2012. PDF

Melcangi, R.C., Giatti, S., Pesaresi, M., Caruso, D., and Tetel, M.J. Neuroactive steroids and peripheral neuropathy. In: Hormones in Neurodegeneration, Neuroprotection and Neurogenesis. (Gravanis, A.G. and Mellon, S.H. Eds), Wiley-VCH Press, pp.121-135, 2011.

Tetel, M.J. and Pfaff, D.W. Contributions of estrogen receptor-α and estrogen receptor-β to the regulation of behavior. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1800: 1086-1089, 2010. PDF

Tetel, M.J. Modulation of steroid action in the central and peripheral nervous systems by nuclear receptor coactivators. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 34S, S9-S19, 2009. PDF

Pfaff, D.W., Tetel M.J. and Schober, J.M. Neuroendocrinology: Mechanisms by which hormones affect behaviors. In: Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences (Bernston, G. and Cacioppo, J.T. eds), New York, Wiley Press, pp. 99-118, 2009.

Tetel, M.J. and Lange, C.A. Molecular genomics of progestin actions. In: Hormones, Brain and Behavior (Pfaff, D.W., Arnold, A.P., Etgen, A.M., Fahrbach, S.E. and Rubin, R. Eds), Vol. 3, San Diego: Academic Press; 2009. pp. 1439-1465, 2009. PDF

Tetel, M.J., Auger, A.P. and Charlier, T.D. Who's in charge? Nuclear receptor coactivator and corepressor function in brain and behavior. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology 30, 328-342, 2009. PDF

Tetel, M.J. Nuclear receptor coactivators: Essential players in steroid hormone action in brain and behavior. Journal of Neuroendocrinology 21: 229-237, 2009. PDF

Molenda, H.A., *Kilts, C.P., *Allen, R.L. and Tetel, M.J. Nuclear receptor coactivator function in reproductive physiology and behavior. Biology of Reproduction 69: 1449-1457, 2003. PDF

Tetel, M.J. Nuclear receptor coactivators in neuroendocrine function. Journal of Neuroendocrinology 12: 927-932, 2000. PDF