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Tamar Gur, MD, PhD

1670 Upham Dr
Columbus, OH 43210

Email: gur.2@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointments

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Physician, FGP-Psychiatry

Assistant Professor, SBS-Neuroscience

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology


Clinical Interest


Clinical Services

11/01/2013 Women's Mental Health (OSU Wexner Medical Center)


2000 B.S., Brown University

2009 M.D./Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine



2014 - present NARSAD Young Investigator Award. Brain and Behavior Research Foundation.

Journal Articles

Duda,J,E; Giasson,B,I; Gur,T,L; Montine,T,J; ROBERTSON,D; Biaggioni,I; Hurtig,H,I; Stern,M,B; Gollomp,S,M; Grossman,M; Lee,V,MY; Trojanowski,J,Q. "Immunohistochemical and biochemical studies demonstrate a distinct profile of alpha-synuclein permutations in multiple system atrophy." JOURNAL OF NEUROPATHOLOGY AND EXPERIMENTAL NEUROLOGY. Vol. 59, no. 9. (September 2000.): 830-841.

Duda,J,E; Giasson,B,I; Chen,Q,P; Gur,T,L; Hurtig,H,I; Stern,M,B; Gollomp,S,M; Ischiropoulos,H; Lee,V,MY; Trojanowski,J,Q. "Widespread nitration of pathological inclusions in neurodegenerative synucleinopathies." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PATHOLOGY. Vol. 157, no. 5. (November 2000.): 1439-1445.

Zhuang,Z,P; Kung,M,P; Hou,C; Skovronsky,D,M; Gur,T,L; Plossl,K; Trojanowski,J,Q; Lee,V,MY; Kung,H,F. "Radioiodinated styrylbenzenes and thioflavins as probes for amyloid aggregates." JOURNAL OF MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY. Vol. 44, no. 12. (June 2001.): 1905-1914.

Lee,C,W; Zhuang,Z,P; Kung,M,P; Plossl,K; Skovronsky,D; Gur,T; Hou,C; Trojanowski,J,Q; Lee,W,MY; Kung,H,F. "Isomerization of (Z,Z) to (E,E) 1-bromo-2,5-bis-(3-hydroxycarbonyl-4-hydroxy)styrylbenzene in strong base: Probes for amyloid plaques in the brain." JOURNAL OF MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY. Vol. 44, no. 14. (July 2001.): 2270-2275.

Zhuang,Z,P; Kung,M,P; Hou,C; Plossl,K; Skovronsky,D; Gur,T,L; Trojanowski,J,Q; Lee,V,MY; Kung,H,F. "IBOX(2-(4 '-dimethylaminophenyl)-6-iodobenzoxazole): a ligand for imaging amyloid plaques in the brain." NUCLEAR MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY. Vol. 28, no. 8. (November 2001.): 887-894.

Kung,M,P; Hou,C; Zhuang,Z,P; Skovronsky,D,M; Zhang,B; Gur,T,L; Trojanowski,J,Q; Lee,V,MY; Kung,H,F. "Radioiodinated styrylbenzene derivatives as potential SPECT imaging agents for amyloid plaque detection in Alzheimer's disease." JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR NEUROSCIENCE. Vol. 19, no. 1-2. (August 2002.): 7-10.

Kung,M,P; Skovronsky,D,M; Hou,C; Zhuang,Z,P; Gur,T,L; Zhang,B; Trojanowski,J,Q; Lee,V,MY; Kung,K,F. "Detection of amyloid plaques by radioligands for A beta 40 and A beta 42 - Potential imaging agents in Alzheimer's patients." JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR NEUROSCIENCE. Vol. 20, no. 1. (February 2003.): 15-23.

Borthakur,Arijitt; Gur,Tamar; Wheaton,Andrew,J; Corbo,Matthew; Trojanowski,John,Q; Lee,Virginia,MY; Reddy,Ravinder. "In vivo measurement of plaque burden in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease." JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING. Vol. 24, no. 5. (November 2006.): 1011-1017.

Gur,Tamar,L; Conti,Alana,C; Holden,Jessica; Bechtholt,Anita,J; Hill,Tiffany,E; Lucki,Irwin; Malberg,Jessica,E; Blendy,Julie,A. "cAMP response element-binding protein deficiency allows for increased neurogenesis and a rapid onset of antidepressant response." JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE. Vol. 27, no. 29. (July 2007.): 7860-7868.

Halene,T,B; Ehrlichman,R,S; Liang,Y; Christian,E,P; Jonak,G,J; Gur,T,L; Blendy,J,A; Dow,H,C; Brodkin,E,S; Schneider,F; Gur,R,C; Siegel,S,J. "Assessment of NMDA receptor NR1 subunit hypofunction in mice as a model for schizophrenia." GENES BRAIN AND BEHAVIOR. Vol. 8, no. 7. (October 2009.): 661-675.

Mombereau,Cedric; Gur,Tamar,L; Onksen,Jennifer; Blendy,Julie,A. "Differential effects of acute and repeated citalopram in mouse models of anxiety and depression." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY. Vol. 13, no. 3. (April 2010.): 321-334.

Gur,Tamar; Kim,Deborah; Epperson,C,Neill. "Central Nervous System Effects of Prenatal Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors." BIOLOGICAL PSYCHIATRY. Vol. 73, no. 9. (May 2013.): 211S-211S.

Gur,Tamar,L; Kim,Deborah,R; Epperson,C,Neill. "Central nervous system effects of prenatal selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors: sensing the signal through the noise." PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY. Vol. 227, no. 4. (June 2013.): 567-582.