Ramez Ghanbari

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Electrophysiological effects of the co-administration of escitalopram and bupropion on rat serotonin and norepinephrine neurons
    R Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa, Institute of Mental Health Research, Ottawa Ontario, Canada
    J Psychopharmacol 24:39-50. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Electrophysiological characterization of the effects of asenapine at 5-HT(1A), 5-HT(2A), alpha(2)-adrenergic and D(2) receptors in the rat brain
    Ramez Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1Z7K4, Canada
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:177-87. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Sustained administration of trazodone enhances serotonergic neurotransmission: in vivo electrophysiological study in the rat brain
    Ramez Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 335:197-206. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Enhancement of serotonergic and noradrenergic neurotransmission in the rat hippocampus by sustained administration of bupropion
    Ramez Ghanbari
    Institute of Mental Health Research, University of Ottawa, Room 6411, 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, K1Z7K4 ON, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 217:61-73. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Electrophysiological impact of trazodone on the dopamine and norepinephrine systems in the rat brain
    Ramez Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:518-26. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Sustained administration of bupropion alters the neuronal activity of serotonin, norepinephrine but not dopamine neurons in the rat brain
    Mostafa El Mansari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Room 7407, 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1Z 7K4
    Neuropharmacology 55:1191-8. 2008
  7. pmc Relevance of norepinephrine-dopamine interactions in the treatment of major depressive disorder
    Mostafa El Mansari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Ontario, Canada
    CNS Neurosci Ther 16:e1-17. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Electrophysiological effects of the co-administration of escitalopram and bupropion on rat serotonin and norepinephrine neurons
    R Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa, Institute of Mental Health Research, Ottawa Ontario, Canada
    J Psychopharmacol 24:39-50. 2010
    ..These results provide support for contributions from 5-HT and NE mechanisms for enhanced effectiveness of combination of SSRI and bupropion treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Electrophysiological characterization of the effects of asenapine at 5-HT(1A), 5-HT(2A), alpha(2)-adrenergic and D(2) receptors in the rat brain
    Ramez Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1Z7K4, Canada
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 19:177-87. 2009
    ..These results confirm that asenapine displays potent antagonistic activity at 5-HT(2A), D(2), alpha(2)-adrenergic receptors and provide evidence to support its 5-HT(1A) partial agonistic activity...
  3. doi request reprint Sustained administration of trazodone enhances serotonergic neurotransmission: in vivo electrophysiological study in the rat brain
    Ramez Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 335:197-206. 2010
    ..The enhanced 5-HT neurotransmission by trazodone is caused in part by reuptake blockade and activation of postsynaptic 5-HT(1A) receptors, which may account for its effectiveness in major depression...
  4. doi request reprint Enhancement of serotonergic and noradrenergic neurotransmission in the rat hippocampus by sustained administration of bupropion
    Ramez Ghanbari
    Institute of Mental Health Research, University of Ottawa, Room 6411, 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, K1Z7K4 ON, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 217:61-73. 2011
    ..Previous studies reported that bupropion, an effective antidepressant, exerts modulatory actions on serotonin (5-HT) and norepinephrine (NE) neurons...
  5. doi request reprint Electrophysiological impact of trazodone on the dopamine and norepinephrine systems in the rat brain
    Ramez Ghanbari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:518-26. 2012
    ..The enhancement in α₂-adrenergic transmission by trazodone, and its 5-HT(2A) and 5-HT(2C) receptor antagonism may contribute to its therapeutic action in major depression...
  6. doi request reprint Sustained administration of bupropion alters the neuronal activity of serotonin, norepinephrine but not dopamine neurons in the rat brain
    Mostafa El Mansari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Room 7407, 1145 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1Z 7K4
    Neuropharmacology 55:1191-8. 2008
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  7. pmc Relevance of norepinephrine-dopamine interactions in the treatment of major depressive disorder
    Mostafa El Mansari
    University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Ontario, Canada
    CNS Neurosci Ther 16:e1-17. 2010
    ..The elucidation of such relationships can help design new treatment strategies for MDD, especially treatment-resistant depression...