Steven Mcintire

General neurologist

Professional Education

Residency: University of California School of Medicine (1996) CA

Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1998)

Internship: The Malden Hospital (1993) MA

Medical Education: Harvard Medical School (1992) MA

Board Certification, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology (1998)

Residency, UCSF Medical Center, Neurology (1996)

Internship, Malden Hospital, Medicine (1993)

Medical Education, Harvard Medical School (1992)

Ph.D., Harvard Medical School, Neuroscience (1992)

MS, Stanford University, Biology (1982)

BS, Stanford University, Biology (1981)

Honors & Awards

Medical Science Scholar Award, Charles E. Culpeper Foundation (1998-2002)

Rober H. Ebert Clinical Scholar, Klingenstein Foundation (1998-2001)

Klingenstein Award, Klingenstein Foundation (1998-2001)

Basil O'Connor Award, March of Dimes (1997-1999)

Clinical Investigator Development Award, NINDS (1996-2001)

MSTP Scholar, Harvard Medical School (1984-1992)

Frank Knox Memorial Fellow, Harvard Medical School (1985-1986)

Carl Walter Memorial Fellow, Harvard Medical School (1984-1985)

Honors, Stanford University, Biology (1982)

A Caenorhabditis elegans p38 MAP kinase pathway mutant protects from dopamine, methamphetamine, and MDMA toxicity
Schreiber, M. A., & McIntire, S. L. (2011). A Caenorhabditis elegans p38 MAP kinase pathway mutant protects from dopamine, methamphetamine, and MDMA toxicity. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, 498(1), 99-103.

A Novel zf-MYND Protein, CHB-3, Mediates Guanylyl Cyclase Localization to Sensory Cilia and Controls Body Size of Caenorhabditis elegans
Fujiwara, M., Teramoto, T., Ishihara, T., Ohshima, Y., & McIntire, S. L. (2010). A Novel zf-MYND Protein, CHB-3, Mediates Guanylyl Cyclase Localization to Sensory Cilia and Controls Body Size of Caenorhabditis elegans. PLOS GENETICS, 6(11).

Conserved Role of unc-79 in Ethanol Responses in Lightweight Mutant Mice
Speca, D. J., Chihara, D., Ashique, A. M., Bowers, M. S., Pierce-Shimomura, J. T., & McIntire, S. L. (2010). Conserved Role of unc-79 in Ethanol Responses in Lightweight Mutant Mice. PLOS GENETICS, 6(8).

Manipulation of Behavioral Decline in Caenorhabditis elegans with the Rag GTPase raga-1
Schreiber, M. A., Pierce-Shimomura, J. T., Chan, S., Parry, D., & McIntire, S. L. (2010). Manipulation of Behavioral Decline in Caenorhabditis elegans with the Rag GTPase raga-1. PLOS GENETICS, 6(5).

Ethanol.
McIntire, S. L. (2010). Ethanol. WormBook : the online review of C. elegans biology, 1-6.

The Dystrophin Complex Controls BK Channel Localization and Muscle Activity in Caenorhabditis elegans
Kim, H., Pierce-Shimomura, J. T., Oh, H. J., Johnson, B. E., Goodman, M. B., & McIntire, S. L. (2009). The Dystrophin Complex Controls BK Channel Localization and Muscle Activity in Caenorhabditis elegans. PLOS GENETICS, 5(12).

Ethanol preference in C-elegans
Lee, J., Jee, C., & McIntire, S. L. (2009). Ethanol preference in C-elegans. GENES BRAIN AND BEHAVIOR, 8(6), 578-585.

Genetic analysis of crawling and swimming locomotory patterns in C. elegans
Pierce-Shimomura, J. T., Chen, B. L., Mun, J. J., Ho, R., Sarkis, R., & McIntire, S. L. (2008). Genetic analysis of crawling and swimming locomotory patterns in C. elegans. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 105(52), 20982-20987.

Loss of RAB-3/A in Caenorhabditis elegans and the mouse affects behavioral response to ethanol
Kapfhamer, D., Bettinger, J. C., Davies, A. G., Eastman, C. L., Smail, E. A., & McIntire, S. L. (2008). Loss of RAB-3/A in Caenorhabditis elegans and the mouse affects behavioral response to ethanol. GENES BRAIN AND BEHAVIOR, 7(6), 669-676.

The G-protein-coupled serotonin receptor SER-1 regulates egg laying and male mating behaviors in Caenorhabditis elegans
Carnell, L., Illi, J., Hong, S. W., & McIntire, S. L. (2005). The G-protein-coupled serotonin receptor SER-1 regulates egg laying and male mating behaviors in Caenorhabditis elegans. JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 25(46), 10671-10681.

State-dependancy in C-elegans
Bettinger, J. C., & McIntire, S. L. (2004). State-dependancy in C-elegans. GENES BRAIN AND BEHAVIOR, 3(5), 266-272.

SNF-6 is an acetylcholine transporter interacting with the dystrophin complex in Caenorhabditis elegans
Kim, H., Rogers, M. J., Richmond, J. E., & McIntire, S. L. (2004). SNF-6 is an acetylcholine transporter interacting with the dystrophin complex in Caenorhabditis elegans. NATURE, 430(7002), 891-896.

Natural variation in the npr-1 gene modifies ethanol responses of wild strains of C. elegans
Davies, A. G., Bettinger, J. C., Thiele, T. R., Judy, M. E., & McIntire, S. L. (2004). Natural variation in the npr-1 gene modifies ethanol responses of wild strains of C. elegans. NEURON, 42(5), 731-743.

Using C. elegans to screen for targets of ethanol and behavior-altering drugs.
Davies, A. G., & McIntire, S. L. (2004). Using C. elegans to screen for targets of ethanol and behavior-altering drugs. Biological procedures online, 6, 113-119.

The use of Caenorhabditis elegans in molecular neuropharmacology
Bellinger, J. C., Carnell, L., Davies, A. G., & McIntire, S. L. (2004). The use of Caenorhabditis elegans in molecular neuropharmacology. INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF NEUROBIOLOGY, VOL 62, 62, 195-212.

A central role of the BK potassium channel in behavioral responses to ethanol in C-elegans
Davies, A. G., Pierce-Shimomura, J. T., Kim, H., VanHoven, M. K., Thiele, T. R., & McIntire, S. L. (2003). A central role of the BK potassium channel in behavioral responses to ethanol in C-elegans. CELL, 115(6), 655-666.

Regulation of body size and behavioral state of C-elegans by sensory perception and the EGL-4 cGMP-dependent protein kinase
Fujiwara, M., Sengupta, P., & McIntire, S. L. (2002). Regulation of body size and behavioral state of C-elegans by sensory perception and the EGL-4 cGMP-dependent protein kinase. NEURON, 36(6), 1091-1102.

A family of yeast proteins mediating bidirectional vacuolar amino acid transport
Russnak, R., Konczal, D., & McIntire, S. L. (2001). A family of yeast proteins mediating bidirectional vacuolar amino acid transport. JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 276(26), 23849-23857.

Identification and characterization of the vesicular GABA transporter
McIntire, S. L., Reimer, R. J., Schuske, K., Edwards, R. H., & Jorgensen, E. M. (1997). Identification and characterization of the vesicular GABA transporter. NATURE, 389(6653), 870-876.

THE GABAERGIC NERVOUS-SYSTEM OF CAENORHABDITIS-ELEGANS
McIntire, S. L., Jorgensen, E., Kaplan, J., & Horvitz, H. R. (1993). THE GABAERGIC NERVOUS-SYSTEM OF CAENORHABDITIS-ELEGANS. NATURE, 364(6435), 337-341.

GENES REQUIRED FOR GABA FUNCTION IN CAENORHABDITIS-ELEGANS
McIntire, S. L., Jorgensen, E., & Horvitz, H. R. (1993). GENES REQUIRED FOR GABA FUNCTION IN CAENORHABDITIS-ELEGANS. NATURE, 364(6435), 334-337.

GENES NECESSARY FOR DIRECTED AXONAL ELONGATION OR FASCICULATION IN C-ELEGANS
McIntire, S. L., Garriga, G., WHITE, J., Jacobson, D., & Horvitz, H. R. (1992). GENES NECESSARY FOR DIRECTED AXONAL ELONGATION OR FASCICULATION IN C-ELEGANS. NEURON, 8(2), 307-322.

A GENETIC PATHWAY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CAENORHABDITIS-ELEGANS HSN MOTOR NEURONS
Desai, C., Garriga, G., McIntire, S. L., & Horvitz, H. R. (1988). A GENETIC PATHWAY FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CAENORHABDITIS-ELEGANS HSN MOTOR NEURONS. NATURE, 336(6200), 638-646.

HYPOTHALAMIC CATECHOLAMINE CHANGES UNDER ACUTE STRESS OCCUR INDEPENDENTLY OF NICOTINIC STIMULATION
Roth, K. A., McIntire, S. L., Lorenz, R. G., & BARCHAS, J. D. (1982). HYPOTHALAMIC CATECHOLAMINE CHANGES UNDER ACUTE STRESS OCCUR INDEPENDENTLY OF NICOTINIC STIMULATION. NEUROSCIENCE LETTERS, 28(1), 47-50.

NICOTINIC-CATECHOLAMINERGIC INTERACTIONS IN RAT-BRAIN - EVIDENCE FOR CHOLINERGIC NICOTINIC AND MUSCARINIC INTERACTIONS WITH HYPOTHALAMIC EPINEPHRINE
Roth, K. A., McIntire, S. L., & BARCHAS, J. D. (1982). NICOTINIC-CATECHOLAMINERGIC INTERACTIONS IN RAT-BRAIN - EVIDENCE FOR CHOLINERGIC NICOTINIC AND MUSCARINIC INTERACTIONS WITH HYPOTHALAMIC EPINEPHRINE. JOURNAL OF PHARMACOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL THERAPEUTICS, 221(2), 416-420.