Issue 9, Spring 2009

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Amitai, Nurith and Athina Markou (2009). “Chronic nicotine improves cognitive performance in a test of attention but does not attenuate cognitive disruption induced by repeated phencyclidine administration.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 275-86.

Anker, Justin, Nathan Holtz, Natalie Zlebnik and Marilyn Carroll (2009). “Effects of allopregnanolone on the reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in male and female rats.” Psychopharmacology 203(1): 63-72.

Baker, Lisa, John Panos, Bryan Killinger, Mary Peet, Lisa Bell, Larissa Haliw and Sheryl Walker (2009). “Comparison of the discriminative stimulus effects of salvinorin A and its derivatives to U69,593 and U50,488 in rats.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 203-11.

Ballard, Theresa, Frédéric Knoflach, Eric Prinssen, Edilio Borroni, Jeffrey Vivian, Jennifer Basile, Rodolfo Gasser, Jean-Luc Moreau, Joseph Wettstein, Bernd Buettelmann, Henner Knust, Andrew Thomas, Gerhard Trube and Maria-Clemencia Hernandez (2009). “RO4938581, a novel cognitive enhancer acting at GABAA α5 subunit-containing receptors.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 207-23.

Bleickardt, C., D. Mullins, C. MacSweeney, B. Werner, A. Pond, M. Guzzi, F. Martin, G. Varty and R. Hodgson (2009). “Characterization of the V1a antagonist, JNJ-17308616, in rodent models of anxiety-like behavior.” Psychopharmacology 202(4): 711-8.

Boulougouris, Vasileios, Anna Castañé and Trevor Robbins (2009). “Dopamine D2/D3 receptor agonist quinpirole impairs spatial reversal learning in rats: investigation of D3 receptor involvement in persistent behavior.” Psychopharmacology 202(4): 611-20.

Brown, Zenya, Erin Tribe, Nicole D’souza and Suzanne Erb (2009). “Interaction between noradrenaline and corticotrophin-releasing factor in the reinstatement of cocaine seeking in the rat.” Psychopharmacology 203(1): 121-30.

Buccafusco, Jerry, Scott Webster, Alvin Terry, Nancy Kille and Donna Blessing (2009). “Protracted cognitive effects produced by clonidine in Macaca nemestrina performing a delayed matching task.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 477-85.

Carr, Kenneth, Soledad Cabeza de Vaca, Yanjie Sun and Lily Chau (2009). “Reward-potentiating effects of D-1 dopamine receptor agonist and AMPAR GluR1 antagonist in nucleus accumbens shell and their modulation by food restriction.” Psychopharmacology 202(4): 731-43.

Carr, Kenneth, Soledad de Vaca, Yanjie Sun, Lily Chau, Yan Pan and Julie Dela Cruz (2009). “Effects of the MEK inhibitor, SL-327, on rewarding, motor- and cellular-activating effects of d -amphetamine and SKF-82958, and their augmentation by food restriction in rat.”
Psychopharmacology 201(4): 495-506.

Chartoff, Elena, Matthew Barhight, Steve Mague, Allison Sawyer and William Carlezon (2009). “Anatomically dissociable effects of dopamine D1 receptor agonists on reward and relief of withdrawal in morphine-dependent rats.”Psychopharmacology.

Coen, Kathleen, K. Adamson and William Corrigall (2009). “Medication-related pharmacological manipulations of nicotine self-administration in the rat maintained on fixed- and progressive-ratio schedules of reinforcement.” Psychopharmacology 201(4): 557-68.

Cohen, Ami, Robert Young, Miguel Velazquez, Mariya Groysman, Kavon Noorbehesht, Osnat Ben-Shahar and Aaron Ettenberg (2009). “Anxiolytic effects of nicotine in a rodent test of approach–avoidance conflict.”Psychopharmacology.

Czachowski, Cristine and Michael DeLory (2009). “Acamprosate and naltrexone treatment effects on ethanol and sucrose seeking and intake in ethanol-dependent and nondependent rats.”Psychopharmacology.

Dwyer, Jason, Stacey Rizzo, Sarah Neal, Qian Lin, Flora Jow, Robert Arias, Sharon Rosenzweig-Lipson, John Dunlop and Chad Beyer (2009). “Acid sensing ion channel (ASIC) inhibitors exhibit anxiolytic-like activity in preclinical pharmacological models.” Psychopharmacology 203(1): 41-52.

Faccidomo, Sara, Joyce Besheer, P. Stanford and Clyde Hodge (2009). “Increased operant responding for ethanol in male C57BL/6J mice: specific regulation by the ERK1/2, but not JNK, MAP kinase pathway.”Psychopharmacology.

Fowler, Stephen, Jonathan Pinkston and Elena Vorontsova (2009). “Timing and space usage are disrupted by amphetamine in rats maintained on DRL 24-s and DRL 72-s schedules of reinforcement.”Psychopharmacology.

Fox, James H., Sayamwong E. Hammack and William A. Falls (2008). “Exercise is associated with reduction in the anxiogenic effect of mCPP on acoustic startle.” Behavioral Neuroscience 122(4): 943-8.

Gass, Justin and M. Olive (2009). “Role of protein kinase C epsilon (PKCε) in the reduction of ethanol reinforcement due to mGluR5 antagonism in the nucleus accumbens shell.” Psychopharmacology.

Gatch, Michael, Margaret Rutledge, Theresa Carbonaro and Michael Forster (2009). “Comparison of the discriminative stimulus effects of dimethyltryptamine with different classes of psychoactive compounds in rats.”Psychopharmacology.

George, S., P. Hutson and D. N. Stephens (2009). “Differential effects of MPEP and diazepam in tests of conditioned emotional response and Pavlovian-to-instrumental transfer suggests ‘anxiolytic’ effects are mediated by different mechanisms.”Psychopharmacology.

Gerak, Lisa (2009). “Selective changes in sensitivity to benzodiazepines, and not other positive GABAA modulators, in rats receiving flunitrazepam chronically.”Psychopharmacology.

Gerak, Lisa, Ruggero Galici and Charles France (2009). “Self administration of heroin and cocaine in morphine-dependent and morphine-withdrawn rhesus monkeys.”Psychopharmacology.

Goeders, Nicholas, David Clampitt, Courtney Keller, Mukesh Sharma and Glenn Guerin (2009). “Alprazolam and oxazepam block the cue-induced reinstatement of extinguished cocaine seeking in rats.” Psychopharmacology 201(4): 581-8.

Goodwin, A., P. Brown, E. Jansen, C. Jakobs, K. Gibson and E. Weerts (2009). “Behavioral effects and pharmacokinetics of gamma-hydroxy butyrate (GHB) precursors gamma-butyrolactone (GBL) and 1,4-butanediol (1,4-BD) in baboons.”Psychopharmacology.

Henry, Porche’ and Leonard Howell (2009). “Cocaine-induced reinstatement during limited and extended drug access conditions in rhesus monkeys.”Psychopharmacology.

Ho, Ming-Che, Chianfang Cherng, Yen-Ping Tsai, Chih-Yuan Chiang, Jia-Ying Chuang, Shu-Fang Kao and Lung Yu (2009). “Chronic treatment with monoamine oxidase-B inhibitors decreases cocaine reward in mice.”Psychopharmacology.

Järbe, Torbjörn, Chen Li, Qian Liu and Alexandros Makriyannis (2009). “Discriminative stimulus functions in rats of AM1346, a high-affinity CB1R selective anandamide analog.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 229-39.

Jentsch, J., Shawn Aarde and Emanuele Seu (2009). “Effects of atomoxetine and methylphenidate on performance of a lateralized reaction time task in rats.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 497-504.

Jewett, David, Thomas Hahn, Travis Smith, Britta Fiksdal, Jason Wiebelhaus, Andrew Dunbar, Catherine Filtz, Noah Novinska and Allen Levine (2009). “Effects of sibutramine and rimonabant in rats trained to discriminate between 22- and 2-h food deprivation.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 453-9.

Justinova, Zuzana, Sergi Ferré, Chanel Barnes, Carrie Wertheim, Lara Pappas, Steven Goldberg and Bernard Le Foll (2009). “Effects of chronic caffeine exposure on adenosinergic modulation of the discriminative-stimulus effects of nicotine, methamphetamine, and cocaine in rats.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 355-67.

Ko, Tracey and John Evenden (2009). “The effects of psychotomimetic and putative
cognitive-enhancing drugs on the performance of a n-back working memory task in rats.”
Psychopharmacology 202(1): 67-78.

Levy, AnneMarie, Elena Choleris and Francesco Leri (2009). “Enhancing effect of heroin on
social recognition learning in male Sprague–Dawley rats: modulation by heroin pre-exposure.”

Li, Chen and Kyle Frantz (2009). “Attenuated incubation of cocaine seeking in male rats trained to self-administer cocaine during periadolescence.”Psychopharmacology.

Liu, Xiu, Matthew Palmatier, Anthony Caggiula, Alan Sved, Eric Donny, Maysa Gharib and Sheri Booth (2009). “Naltrexone attenuation of conditioned but not primary reinforcement of nicotine in rats.” Psychopharmacology 202(4): 589-98.

Marona-Lewicka, Danuta, Benjamin Chemel and David Nichols (2009). “Dopamine D4 receptor involvement in the discriminative stimulus effects in rats of LSD, but not the phenethylamine hallucinogen DOI.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 265-77.

McMahon, Lance (2009). “Apparent affinity estimates of rimonabant in combination with anandamide and chemical analogs of anandamide in rhesus monkeys discriminating Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 219-28.

McMahon, Lance, Jun-Xu Li, F. Carroll and Charles France (2009). “Some effects of dopamine transporter and receptor ligands on discriminative stimulus, physiologic, and directly observable indices of opioid withdrawal in rhesus monkeys.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 411-20.

Mueller, Devin, Lening Olivera-Figueroa, Daniel Pine and Gregory Quirk (2009). “The effects of yohimbine and amphetamine on fear expression and extinction in rats.” Psychopharmacology.

Nair, Sunila, Tristan Adams-Deutsch, Charles Pickens, Daniel Smith and Yavin Shaham (2009). “Effects of the MCH1 receptor antagonist SNAP 94847 on high-fat food-reinforced operant responding and reinstatement of food seeking in rats.” Psychopharmacology.

Oliveira, Amanda Ribeiro de, Adriano Edgar Reimer and Marcus Lira Brandão (2009). “Role of dopamine receptors in the ventral tegmental area in conditioned fear.” Behavioural Brain Research 199(2): 271-7.

Oliver, Yolanda, Tamzin Ripley and David Stephens (2009). “Ethanol effects on impulsivity in two mouse strains: similarities to diazepam and ketamine.” Psychopharmacology.

Overton, Donald, Gregg Stanwood, Bhavesh Patel, Sreenivasa Pragada and M. Gordon (2009).
“Measurement of the lowest dosage of phenobarbital that can produce drug discrimination in rats.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 213-8.

Panlilio, Leigh, Carmen Mazzola, Julie Medalie, Britta Hahn, Zuzana Justinova, Filippo Drago, Jean Cadet, Sevil Yasar and Steven Goldberg (2009). “Anandamide-induced behavioral disruption through a vanilloid-dependent mechanism in rats.” Psychopharmacology 203(3):

Paola Roncada, Marco Bortolato Roberto Frau Pierluigi Saba Giovanna Flore Alessio Soggiu Salvatore Pisanu Angela Amoresano Andrea Carpentieri Paola Devoto (2009). “Gating deficits in isolation-reared rats are correlated with alterations in protein expression in nucleus
accumbens.” Journal of Neurochemistry 108(3): 611-20.

Philibin, Scott, D. Walentiny, Sarah Vunck, Adam Prus, Herbert Meltzer and Joseph Porter (2009). “Further characterization of the discriminative stimulus properties of the atypical antipsychotic drug clozapine in C57BL/6 mice: role of 5-HT2A serotonergic and α1 adrenergic antagonism.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 303-15.

Phillips, Gavin and Paul Hitchcott (2009). “Blockade of the acquisition, but not expression, of associative learning by pre-session intra-amygdala R (+) 7-OH-DPAT.” Psychopharmacology 203(1): 161-73.

Pickering, Chris, Johan Alsiö, Anna-Lena Hulting and Helgi Schiöth (2009). “Withdrawal from free-choice high-fat high-sugar diet induces craving only in obesity-prone animals.” Psychopharmacology.

Prus, Adam, Alan Pehrson, Scott Philibin, Jesse Wood, Sarah Vunck and Joseph Porter (2009).
“The role of M1 muscarinic cholinergic receptors in the discriminative stimulus properties of
N-desmethylclozapine and the atypical antipsychotic drug clozapine in rats.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 295-301.

Quarta, Davide, Christopher Naylor, Jacques Barik, Cathy Fernandes, Susan Wonnacott and Ian Stolerman (2009). “Drug discrimination and neurochemical studies in α7 null mutant mice: tests for the role of nicotinic α7 receptors in dopamine release.” Psychopharmacology 203(2): 399-410.

Salam, Jasmin N., James H. Fox, Ezra M. DeTroy, Michele H. Guignon, Dana F. Wohl and William A. Falls (2009). “Voluntary exercise in C57 mice is anxiolytic across several measures of anxiety.” Behavioural Brain Research 197(1): 31-40.

Schmajuk, N. A., J. A. Larrauri, L. G. De la Casa and E. D. Levin (2009). “Attenuation of auditory startle and prepulse inhibition by unexpected changes in ambient illumination through dopaminergic mechanisms.” Behavioural Brain Research 197(2): 251-61.

Seu, Emanuele, Andrew Lang, Ronald Rivera and J. Jentsch (2009). “Inhibition of the norepinephrine transporter improves behavioral flexibility in rats and monkeys.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 505-19.

Shaw, David, Kelly Norwood, Kim Sharp, Lauren Quigley, Stephen McGovern and Julian Leslie (2009). “Facilitation of extinction of operant behaviour in mice by d -cycloserine.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 397-402.

Talpos, J., B. Winters, R. Dias, L. Saksida and T. Bussey (2009). “A novel touchscreen-automated paired-associate learning (PAL) task sensitive to pharmacological manipulation of the hippocampus: a translational rodent model of cognitive impairments in neurodegenerative disease.” Psychopharmacology.

Wood, Suzanne and Stephan Anagnostaras (2009). “Memory and psychostimulants: modulation of Pavlovian fear conditioning by amphetamine in C57BL/6 mice.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 197-206.

Woolley, M., K. Waters, J. Gartlon, L. Lacroix, C. Jennings, F. Shaughnessy, A. Ong, D. Pemberton, M. Harries, E. Southam, D. Jones and L. Dawson (2009). “Evaluation of the pro-cognitive effects of the AMPA receptor positive modulator, 5-(1-piperidinylcarbonyl)-2,1,3-
benzoxadiazole (CX691), in the rat.” Psychopharmacology 202(1): 343-54.

Worden, Lila, Mona Shahriari, Andrew Farrar, Kelly Sink, Jörg Hockemeyer, Christa Müller and John Salamone (2009). “The adenosine A2A antagonist MSX-3 reverses the effort-related effects of dopamine blockade: differential interaction with D1 and D2 family antagonists.” Psychopharmacology 203(3): 489-99.

Zhou, Wenhua, Fuqiang Zhang, Huifen Liu, Suien Tang, Miaojun Lai, Huaqiang Zhu and Peter Kalivas (2009). “Effects of training and withdrawal periods on heroin seeking induced by conditioned cue in an animal of model of relapse.” Psychopharmacology 203(4): 677-84.