You can access our published manuscripts using the PDF links below (trainee names are underlined). We are proud to share our methods and findings by using various online resources including this website and ResearchGate. For additional resources and further info, please contact us!


Tajerian M., Alvarado S., and Clark J.D. Differential Olfactory Bulb Methylation and Hydroxymethylation are Linked to Odor Location Memory Bias in Injured Mice. Molecular Pain, 2019. PMID: 31407613. PDF.

Tajerian M. and Clark J.D. Spinal Matrix Metalloproteinase 8 Regulates Pain After Peripheral Trauma. Journal of Pain Research, 2019. PMID: 31118746. PDF.


Tajerian M., Hung V., Nguyen H., Lee G., Joubert L.M., Malkovskiy A., Zou B., Xie X., Huang T.T., and Clark J.D. The Hippocampal Extracellular Matrix Regulates Pain and Memory after Injury. Molecular Psychiatry, 2018. PMID: 30254235. PDF

▪Clark J.D., Tawfik V., Tajerian M., and Kingery W. Autoinflammatory and Autoimmune Contributions to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Molecular Pain, 2018. PMID: 30124090. PDF

▪Sahbaie P., Tajerian M., Shi X., Yang P., Irvine K.A., Huang T.T., Luo J., Wyss-Coray T., and Clark J.D. Nociceptive and Cognitive Changes in a Murine Model of Polytrauma. J Pain, 2018. PMID: 29964216. PDF


Tajerian M. and Clark J.D. Non-pharmacological Interventions in Targeting Pain-related Brain Plasticity. Neural Plasticity, 2017. PMC5337367. PDF


Tajerian M., Hung V., Khan H., Lahey L.J., Sun Y., Birklein F., Kramer H.H., Robinson W.H., Kingery W.S., Clark J.D. Identification of KRT16 as a Target of an Autoantibody Response in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Experimental Neurology, 2016. PMC5289288. PDF

▪Massart M., Dymov S., Millecamps M., Suderman M., Gregoire S., Koenigs K., Alvarado S., Tajerian M., Stone L.S., & Szyf M. Overlapping Signatures of Chronic Pain in the DNA Methylation Landscape of Prefrontal Cortex and Peripheral T Cells. Scientific Reports, 2016. PMC4730199. PDF

Tajerian M. and Clark J.D. New Concepts in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Hand Clinics, 2016. PMC4662772. PDF


Tajerian M., Leu D., Yang P., Huang T.T., Kingery W.S., & Clark J.D. Differential Efficacy of Ketamine in the Acute versus Chronic Stages of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome in Mice. Anesthesiology, 2015. PMC4679486. PDF

Tajerian M. and Clark J.D. Novel Cytogenic and Neurovascular Niches due to Blood-Brain Barrier compromise in the Chronic Pain Brain. Molecular pain, 2015. PMC4600335. PDF

Tajerian M., Sahbaie P., Sun Y., Leu D., Yang H.Y., Li W.W., Huang T.T., Kingery W.S., & Clark J.D. Sex Differences in a Murine Model of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 2015. PMC4530062. PDF

▪Alvarado S., Tajerian M., Suderman M., Machnes Z., Pierrefelice S., Millecamps M., Stone L.S., & Szyf M. An Epigenetic Hypothesis for the Genomic Memory of Pain. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience, 2015. PMC4371710. PDF

Tajerian M. and Clark J.D.  The Role of the Extracellular Matrix in Chronic Pain Following Injury. Pain, 2015. PMID: 25679468. PDF


Tajerian M., Leu D., Zou Y., Sahbaie P., Li W.W., Khan H., Hsu V., Kingery W.S., Huang T.T., Becerra L., & Clark J.D. Brain Neuroplastic Changes Accompany Anxiety and Memory Deficits in a Model of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Anesthesiology, 2014. (See also the accompanying editorial). PMC4175292. PDF


▪Gallagher J.J., Tajerian M., Guo T., Shi X., Li W.W., Zheng M., Peltz G., Kingery W., & Clark J.D. Acute Chronic Phases of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome in Mice are accompanied by Distinct Transcriptional Changes in the Spinal Cord. Molecular pain, 2013. PMC3751593. PDF

▪Alvarado S., Tajerian M., Millecamps M., Suderman M., Stone L.S., & Szyf M. Peripheral Nerve Injury is Accompanied by Chronic Transcriptome-Wide Changes in the Prefrontal Cortex. Molecular Pain, 2013. PMC3640958. PDF

Tajerian M., Alvarado S., Millecamps M., Vachon P., Crosby C., Bushnell C., Szyf M., & Stone L.S. Peripheral Nerve Injury is Associated with Chronic, Reversible Changes in Global DNA Methylation in the Mouse Prefrontal Cortex. PLoS One, 2013. PMC3557255. PDF


Tajerian M., Millecamps M. & Stone L.S. Morphine and Clonidine Synergize to Ameliorate Low Back Pain in Mice. Pain Research and Treatment, 2012. PMC3347752. PDF

▪Millecamps M., Tajerian M., Naso L., Sage E.H., & Stone L.S. Lumbar Intervertebral Disc Degeneration Associated with Axial and Radiating Low Back Pain in Ageing SPARC-null Mice. Pain, 2012. (See also the accompanying editorial). PMID: 22414871. PDF


Tajerian M., Alvarado S., Millecamps M., Dashwood T., Anderson K.M., Haglund L., Ouellet J., Szyf M., & Stone L.S. DNA Methylation of SPARC and Low Back Pain. Molecular pain, 2011. PMC3182907. PDF

▪Millecamps M., Tajerian M., Sage E.H., & Stone L.S. Behavioral Signs of Chronic Back Pain in the SPARC-null Mouse. Spine, 2011. PMC3007098. PDF