Current Neuropharmacology

Editor-in-Chief

Ferdinando Nicoletti
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University Rome"da Sapienza"
Rome
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Volume: 9 Issue: 1, March

Preface (New Research Frontiers and Advances in Drug Addiction)

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 1-1
Syed F. Ali, Emmanuel Onaivi, Hyoung-Chun Kim, Michael J. Kuhar and George Koob
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017272
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Understanding the Global Problem of Drug Addiction is a Challenge for IDARS Scientists

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 2-7
S. F. Ali, E. S. Onaivi, P. R. Dodd, J. L. Cadet, S. Schenk, M. J. Kuhar and G. F. Koob
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017245
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Exploring Mechanisms Underlying Extinction of Cue-Elicited Cocaine Seeking

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 8-11
Han Kong and Ming Xu
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017173
Published on: 01 March, 2012

CART Peptides Regulate Psychostimulants and May be Endogenous Antidepressants

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 12-16
M. O. Job, I. M. McNamara and M. J. Kuhar
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017074
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Parthenolide Blocks Cocaines Effect on Spontaneous Firing Activity of Dopaminergic Neurons in the Ventral Tegmental Area

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 17-20
David Schwarz, Damaris Bloom, Rocio Castro, One R. Pagan and C. A. Jimenez-Rivera
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017010
Published on: 01 March, 2012

The Inhibition of Histone Deacetylases Reduces the Reinstatement of Cocaine-Seeking Behavior in Rats

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 21-25
Pascal Romieu, Elodie Deschatrettes, Lionel Host, Serge Gobaille, Guy Sandner and Jean Zwiller
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017317
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Gastrodia Elata Bl Attenuates Cocaine-Induced Conditioned Place Preference and Convulsion, but not Behavioral Sensitization in Mice: Importance of GABAA Receptors

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 26-29
E.-J. Shin, J.-H. Bach, T.-T. L. Nguyen, B.-D. Jung, K.-W. Oh, M. J. Kim, C. G. Jang, S. F. Ali, S. K. Ko, C. H. Yang and H.-C. Kim
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017326
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Liquiritigenin Decreases Selective Molecular and Behavioral Effects of Cocaine in Rodents

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 30-34
E. Y. Jang, M. Hwang, S. S. Yoon, J. R. Lee, K. J. Kim, H.-C. Kim and C. H. Yang
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017371
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Long-Term Protective Effects of Methamphetamine Preconditioning Against Single-Day Methamphetamine Toxic Challenges

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 35-39
A. B. Hodges, B. Ladenheim, M. T. McCoy, G. Beauvais, N. Cai, I. N. Krasnova and J. L. Cadet
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017344
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Markers Associated with Sex Differences in Methamphetamine-Induced Striatal Dopamine Neurotoxicity

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 40-44
D. E. Dluzen, J. L. McDermott, M. Bourque, T. Di Paolo, A. S. Darvesh, A. B. Buletko and N. J. Laping
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017399
Published on: 01 March, 2012

May Exercise Prevent Addiction?

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 45-48
C. A. Fontes-Ribeiro, E. Marques, F. C. Pereira, A. P. Silva and T. R. A. Macedo
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017380
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Neuroprotective Effect of Resveratrol Against Methamphetamine-Induced Dopaminergic Apoptotic Cell Death in a Cell Culture Model of Neurotoxicity

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 49-53
Kavin Kanthasamy, Richard Gordon, Huajun Jin, Vellareddy Anantharam, Syed Ali, Anumantha G. Kanthasamy and Arthi Kanthasamy
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017353
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Role of Sigma Receptors in Methamphetamine-Induced Neurotoxicity

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 54-57
Nidhi Kaushal and Rae R. Matsumoto
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016930
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Methylone and Monoamine Transporters: Correlation with Toxicity

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 58-62
Chiharu Sogawa, Norio Sogawa, Kazumi Ohyama, Ruri Kikura-Hanajiri, Yukihiro Goda, Ichiro Sora and Shigeo Kitayama
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017425
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Decreases in Brain Reward Function Reflect Nicotine- and Methamphetamine-Withdrawal Aversion in Rats

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 63-67
Hisatsugu Miyata, Michio Itasaka, Naofumi Kimura and Kazuhiko Nakayama
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017218
Published on: 01 March, 2012

The Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Paroxetine, but not Fluvoxamine, Decreases Methamphetamine Conditioned Place Preference in Mice

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 68-72
Y. Takamatsu, H. Yamamoto, Y. Hagino, A. Markou and K. Ikeda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017236
Published on: 01 March, 2012

MOP Reduction During Long-Term Methamphetamine Withdrawal was Restored by Chronic Post-Treatment with Fluoxetine

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 73-78
H. Yamamoto, Y. Takamatsu, K. Imai, E. Kamegaya, Y. Hagino, M. Watanabe, T. Yamamoto, I. Sora, H. Koga and K. Ikeda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017056
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Methamphetamine Induces Striatal Cell Death Followed by the Generation of New Cells and a Second Round of Cell Death in Mice

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 79-83
I. K. Tulloch, L. Afanador, J. Zhu and J. A. Angulo
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017281
Published on: 01 March, 2012

The Nature of 3, 4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)-Induced Serotonergic Dysfunction: Evidence for and Against the Neurodegeneration Hypothesis

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 84-90
Dominik K. Biezonski and Jerrold S. Meyer
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017146
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Effects of MDMA on Extracellular Dopamine and Serotonin Levels in Mice Lacking Dopamine and/or Serotonin Transporters

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 91-95
Y. Hagino, Y. Takamatsu, H. Yamamoto, T. Iwamura, D. L. Murphy, G. R. Uhl, I. Sora and K. Ikeda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017254
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Enhanced Hyperthermia Induced by MDMA in Parkin Knockout Mice

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 96-99
Y. Takamatsu, H. Shiotsuki, S. Kasai, S. Sato, T. Iwamura, N. Hattori and K. Ikeda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016985
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Developing Biomarkers for Methamphetamine Addiction

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 100-103
John Mendelson, Matthew J. Baggott, Keith Flower and Gantt Galloway
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017128
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Roles of a Novel Molecule ‘Shati’ in the Development of Methamphetamine-Induced Dependence

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 104-108
Minae Niwa and Toshitaka Nabeshima
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017362
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Pharmacologic Treatment with GABAB Receptor Agonist of Methamphetamine-Induced Cognitive Impairment in Mice

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 109-112
Hiroyuki Mizoguchi and Kiyofumi Yamada
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016976
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Identification of Selective Agonists and Antagonists to G Protein-Activated Inwardly Rectifying Potassium Channels: Candidate Medicines for Drug Dependence and Pain

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 113-117
D. Nishizawa, N. Gajya and K. Ikeda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017227
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Gastrodia Elata Bl Attenuates Methamphetamine-Induced Dopaminergic Toxicity Via Inhibiting Oxidative Burdens

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 118-121
E.-J. Shin, J.-H. Bach, T.-T. L. Nguyen, X.-K. T. Nguyen, B.-D. Jung, K.-W. Oh, M. J. Kim, S. K. Ko, C. G. Jang, S. F. Ali and H.-C. Kim
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016967
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Identifying Changes in the Synaptic Proteome of Cirrhotic Alcoholic Superior Frontal Gyrus

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 122-128
N. Etheridge, R. D. Mayfield, R. A. Harris and P. R. Dodd
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017164
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Association Analysis of Nuclear Receptor Rev-erb Alpha Gene (NR1D1) and Japanese Methamphetamine Dependence

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 129-132
Taro Kishi, Tsuyoshi Kitajima, Kunihiro Kawashima, Tomo Okochi, Yoshio Yamanouchi, Yoko Kinoshita, Hiroshi Ujike, Toshiya Inada, Mitsuhiko Yamada, Naohisa Uchimura, Ichiro Sora, Masaomi Iyo, Norio Ozaki and Nakao Iwata
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017065
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Lack of Association Between Prokineticin 2 Gene and Japanese Methamphetamine Dependence

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 133-136
Taro Kishi, Tsuyoshi Kitajima, Tomoko Tsunoka, Takenori Okumura, Kunihiro Kawashima, Tomo Okochi, Yoshio Yamanouchi, Yoko Kinoshita, Hiroshi Ujike, Toshiya Inada, Mitsuhiko Yamada, Naohisa Uchimura, Ichiro Sora, Masaomi Iyo, Norio Ozaki and Nakao Iwata
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016994
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Association Analysis of the Adenosine A1 Receptor Gene Polymorphisms in Patients with Methamphetamine Dependence/Psychosis

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 137-142
> Kobayashi, Hiroshi Ujike, Nakao Iwata, Toshiya Inada, Mitsuhiko Yamada, Yoshimoto Sekine, Naohisa Uchimura, Masaomi Iyo, Norio Ozaki, Masanari Itokawa and Ichiro Sora
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016958
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Differential Gene Expression in the Nucleus Accumbens and Frontal Cortex of Lewis and Fischer 344 Rats Relevant to Drug Addiction

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 143-150
A. Higuera-Matas, G. L. Montoya, S. M. Coria, M. Miguens, C. Garcia-Lecumberri and E. Ambrosio
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017290
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Genetic Association Analysis of NOS3 and Methamphetamine-Induced Psychosis Among Japanese

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 151-154
T. Okochi, T. Kishi, M. Ikeda, T. Kitajima, Y. Kinoshita, K. Kawashima, T. Okumura, T. Tsunoka, Y. Fukuo, T. Inada, M. Yamada, N. Uchimura, M. Iyo, I. Sora, N. Ozaki, H. Ujike and N. Iwata
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017119
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Genetic Association Analysis of NOS1 and Methamphetamine-Induced Psychosis Among Japanese

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 155-159
Takenori Okumura, Tomo Okochi, Taro Kishi, Masashi Ikeda, Tsuyoshi Kitajima, Yoko Kinoshita, Kunihiro Kawashima, Tomoko Tsunoka, Yasuhisa Fukuo, Toshiya Inada, Mitsuhiko Yamada, Naohisa Uchimura, Masaomi Iyo, Ichiro Sora, Norio Ozaki, Hiroshi Ujike and Nakao Iwata
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017308
Published on: 01 March, 2012

No Association Between GRM3 and Japanese Methamphetamine- Induced Psychosis

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 160-162
Tomoko Tsunoka, Taro Kishi, Masashi Ikeda, Tsuyoshi Kitajima, Yoshio Yamanouchi, Yoko Kinoshita, Kunihiro Kawashima, Tomo Okochi, Takenori Okumura, Toshiya Inada, Hiroshi Ujike, Mitsuhiko Yamada, > Uchimura, Ichiro Sora, Masaomi Iyo, Norio Ozaki and Nakao Iwata
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017001
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Association Between 5HT1b Receptor Gene and Methamphetamine Dependence

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 163-168
H. Ujike, M. Kishimoto, Y. Okahisa, M. Kodama, M. Takaki, T. Inada, N. Uchimura, M. Yamada, N. Iwata, M. Iyo, I. Sora and N. Ozaki
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017137
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Association Study of Serine Racemase Gene with Methamphetamine Psychosis

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 169-175
E. Yokobayashi, H. Ujike, T. Kotaka, Y. Okahisa, M. Takaki, M. Kodama, T. Inada, N. Uchimura, M. Yamada, N. Iwata, M. Iyo, I. Sora, N. Ozaki and S. Kuroda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017092
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Association Analysis of the Tryptophan Hydroxylase 2 Gene Polymorphisms in Patients with Methamphetamine Dependence/Psychosis

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 176-182
Hideaki Kobayashi, Hiroshi Ujike, Nakao Iwata, Toshiya Inada, Mitsuhiko Yamada, Yoshimoto Sekine, Naohisa Uchimura, Masaomi Iyo, Norio Ozaki, Masanari Itokawa and Ichiro Sora
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017335
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Association Study of Two Cannabinoid Receptor Genes, CNR1 and CNR2, with Methamphetamine Dependence

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 183-189
Y. Okahisa, M. Kodama, M. Takaki, T. Inada, N. Uchimura, M. Yamada, N. Iwata, M. Iyo, I. Sora, N. Ozaki and H. Ujike
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017191
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Association between the Regulator of G-protein Signaling 9 Gene and Patients with Methamphetamine Use Disorder and Schizophrenia

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 190-194
Y. Okahisa, M. Kodama, M. Takaki, T. Inada, N. Uchimura, M. Yamada, N. Iwata, M. Iyo, I. Sora, N. Ozaki and H. Ujike
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017029
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Acetyl-L-Carnitine Modulates TP53 and IL10 Gene Expression Induced by 3-NPA Evoked Toxicity in PC12 Cells

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 195-199
A. Virmani, A. Koverech, S. F. Ali and Z. K. Binienda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017182
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Altered Mesolimbic Dopamine System in THC Dependence

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 200-204
S. Spiga, A. Lintas and M. Diana
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017083
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Commentary: Functional Neuronal CB2 Cannabinoid Receptors in the CNS

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 205-208
E. S. Onaivi
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017416
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Consequences of Cannabinoid and Monoaminergic System Disruption in a Mouse Model of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 209-214
E. S. Onaivi, R. Benno, T. Halpern, M. Mehanovic, N. Schanz, C. Sanders, X. Yan, H. Ishiguro, Q-R Liu, A. L. Berzal, M. P. Viveros and S. F. Ali
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017047
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Involvement of μ-Opioid Receptor in Methamphetamine-Induced Behavioral Sensitization

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 215-218
Lu-Tai Tien and Ing-Kang Ho
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016949
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Quantitative Detection of μ Opioid Receptor: Western Blot Analyses Using µ Opioid Receptor Knockout Mice

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 219-222
Shinya Kasai, Hideko Yamamoto, Etsuko Kamegaya, George R. Uhl, Ichiro Sora, Masahiko Watanabe and Kazutaka Ikeda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016921
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Cerebrolysin Attenuates Heat Shock Protein (HSP 72 KD) Expression in the Rat Spinal Cord Following Morphine Dependence and Withdrawal: Possible New Therapy for Pain Management

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 223-235
Hari S. Sharma, Syed F. Ali, Ranjana Patnaik, Sibilla Zimmermann-Meinzingen, Aruna Sharma and Dafin F. Muresanu
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017100
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Analysis of Electrical Brain Waves in Neurotoxicology: Gamma- Hydroxybutyrate

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 236-239
Z. K. Binienda, M. A. Beaudoin, B. T. Thorn and S. F. Ali
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017209
Published on: 01 March, 2012

GHB – Induced Cognitive Deficits During Adolescence and the Role of NMDA Receptor

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 240-243
R. Sircar, L-C. Wu, K. Reddy, D. Sircar and A. K. Basak
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017038
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Inhibition of G Protein-Activated Inwardly Rectifying K+ Channels by Phencyclidine

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 244-246
Toru Kobayashi, Daisuke Nishizawa and Kazutaka Ikeda
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017407
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Effects of Gastrodia Elata Bl on Phencyclidine-Induced Schizophrenia-Like Psychosis in Mice

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 247-250
E.-J. Shin, J.-M. Kim, X.-K. T. Nguyen, T.-T. L. Nguyen, S. Y. Lee, J.-H. Jung, M. J. Kim, W. K. Whang, K. Yamada, T. Nabeshima and H.-C. Kim
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017263
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Impaired Spatial Memory after Ketamine Administration in Chronic Low Doses

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 251-255
C. Venancio, A. Magalhaes, L. Antunes and T. Summavielle
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795016912
Published on: 01 March, 2012

Ketamine-Induced Neurotoxicity and Changes in Gene Expression in the Developing Rat Brain

Volume:9   Issue: 1
Pp: 256-261
Fang Liu, Merle G. Paule, Syed Ali and Cheng Wang
DOI: 10.2174/157015911795017155
Published on: 01 March, 2012