Dara Cannon

Lecturer and Research Scientist
National University of Ireland, Galway
Page: http://nuigalway.academia.edu/DaraMCannon

Fields of interest

  • Neuroimaging
  • Psychiatry

Recent publications:

Cannon DM, Klaver JK, Gandhi SK, Solorio G, Peck SA, Erickson K, N Akula JS, Eckelman WC, Furey ML, Sahakian BJ, McMahon FJ, Drevets WC:
Genetic variation in cholinergic muscarinic-2 receptor gene modulates M(2) receptor binding in vivo and accounts for reduced binding in bipolar disorder.
Mol Psychiatry. 2010 Mar 30. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20351719.

DM Cannon. S. Karger:
‘Neuroimaging and the pathophysiology and treatment of depression: recent advances and future needs.’ (Textbook Chapter) Book Series: Modern Trends in Pharmacopsychiatry, Vol. 27 (2010). Psychopathology and Pharmacotherapy of Depression. Editors: Prof. Brian Leonard and Dr. John Cryan.

Laje G, Cannon DM (joint first), Allen AS, Klaver JM, Peck SA, Liu X, Manji HK, Drevets WC, McMahon FJ:
Genetic variation in HTR2A influences serotonin transporter binding potential as measured using PET and `11C`DASB.
Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. (2010) Jan 5:1-10. In Press PMID: 20047709.

Donohoe G, Frodl T, Morris D, Spoletini I, Cannon DM, Cherubini A, Caltagirone C, Bossù P, McDonald C, Gill M, Corvin AP, Spalletta G:

Reduced Occipital and Prefrontal Brain Volumes in Dysbindin-Associated Schizophrenia.
Neuropsychopharmacology 2010 Jan;35(2):368-73.

Cannon DM, Klaver JM, Peck SA, Rallis D, Erickson K, Drevets WC:
Dopamine Type-1 Receptor Binding in Major Depressive Disorder Assessed using Positron Emission Tomography and `11C`NNC-112.
Neuropsychopharmacol. 2009, 34.

Salvadore G, Nugent AC, Chen G, Akula N, Yuan P, Cannon DM, Zarate CA, McMahon FJ, Manji HK, Drevets WC:
Bcl-2 polymorphism influences gray matter volume in the ventral striatum in healthy humans.
Biological Psychiatry 2009 Oct 15;66(8):804-7.

Savitz J, Nugent A, Bogers W, Liu A, Sills R, Luckenbaugh D, Bain E, Price J, Zarate C, Manji H, Cannon DM, Marrett S, Charney D, Drevets WC.:
Amygdala volume in depressed patients with bipolar disorder assessed using high resolution 3T MRI: The impact of medication. Neuroimage. In Press Nov 2009. PMID: 19931399

Cannon DM, Ichise M, Charney DS, Manji HK, Drevets WC:

Elevated Serotonin Transporter Binding in Major Depressive Disorder Assessed using PET and `11C`DASB; Comparison with Bipolar Disorder.
Biol. Psych. 2007, 62:870.

Cannon DM, Nugent AC, Carson RE, Eckelman, WC, Kiesewetter DO, Williams J, Wood S, Solorio G, Gandhi S, Drevets WC:

Muscarinic Cholinergic2 Receptor Binding in Major Depressive Disorder using PET and `F-18`FP-TZTP.
Archives of General Psychiatry 2006, 63:241. (IMF 15.98).

Cannon DM. Ichise M, Fromm S, Nugent AC, Rollis D, Gandhi SK, Klaver J, Charney D, Manji H, Drevets WC:

Serotonin Transporter Binding in Bipolar Disorder using `11C`DASB and Positron emission Tomography.
Biol. Psych. 2006, 60:207.