Abbas Haghparast

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Involvement of glutamatergic receptors in the nucleus cuneiformis in modulating morphine-induced antinociception in rats
    Abbas Haghparast
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Neuroscience Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 444, Kerman, Iran
    Eur J Pain 11:855-62. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Cannabinoid receptors in the basolateral amygdala are involved in the potentiation of morphine rewarding properties in the acquisition, but not expression of conditioned place preference in rats
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    Brain Res 1565:28-36. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Changes in the levels of p-ERK, p-CREB, and c-fos in rat mesocorticolimbic dopaminergic system after morphine-induced conditioned place preference: the role of acute and subchronic stress
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 34:277-88. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Involvement of dopaminergic receptors of the rat nucleus accumbens in decreasing the conditioned place preference induced by lateral hypothalamus stimulation
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    Neurosci Lett 556:10-4. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Intrahippocampal administration of D2 but not D1 dopamine receptor antagonist suppresses the expression of conditioned place preference induced by morphine in the ventral tegmental area
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 541:138-43. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Effects of apomorphine and β-carbolines on firing rate of neurons in the ventral pallidum in the rats
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 227:109-15. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Blockade of D1/D2 dopamine receptors within the nucleus accumbens attenuated the antinociceptive effect of cannabinoid receptor agonist in the basolateral amygdala
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Res 1471:23-32. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Sub-chronic administration of AM251, CB1 receptor antagonist, within the nucleus accumbens induced sensitization to morphine in the rat
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 467:43-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Formalin-induced differential activation of nucleus cuneiformis neurons in the rat: an electrophysiological study
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pain 11:32-43. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Changes in phosphorylation of CREB, ERK, and c-fos induction in rat ventral tegmental area, hippocampus and prefrontal cortex after conditioned place preference induced by chemical stimulation of lateral hypothalamus
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 220:112-8. 2011

Collaborators

  • Fariba Khodagholi
  • Nima Naderi
  • Alireza Komaki
  • Ali Rashidy-Pour
  • Abbas Ali Vafaei
  • Siamak Shahidi
  • Jalal Zaringhalam
  • Davood Farzin
  • Mehdi Saberi
  • Reza Lashgari
  • Leila Zarepour
  • Zahra Taslimi
  • Pegah Azizi
  • Ghassem Attarzadeh-Yazdi
  • Fereshteh Motamedi
  • Amin Ataie
  • Majid Hassanpour-Ezatti
  • Yasaman Razavi
  • Seyedeh Najmeh Katebi
  • Shabnam Zeighamy Alamdary
  • Esmail Riahi
  • Mohadeseh Ghalandari-Shamami
  • Mahmoudreza Ramin
  • Mir Shahram Safari
  • Zahra Reisi
  • Abdolrahman Sarihi
  • Razieh Samandari
  • Reza Arezoomandan
  • Samad Nazemi
  • Ghorbangol Ashabi
  • Mohammad Ebrahimzadeh
  • Akbar Hajizadeh Moghaddam
  • Masoumeh Sabetkasaei
  • Ali Saber-Tehrani
  • Behzad Chavooshi
  • Mahsa Moaddab
  • Elaheh Nooshinfar
  • Ali Khatibi
  • Behrooz Khakpour-Taleghani
  • Zahra Fatahi
  • Mahtash Bani-Ardalan
  • Atieh Chizari
  • Rezvan Hassanpour
  • Saeid Yazdi-Ravandi
  • Sara Karimi
  • Soghra Hesam
  • Zahra Mousavi
  • Niloufar Ansari
  • Homa Manaheji
  • Mehdi Sadeghi
  • Alireza Omranifard
  • Ramin Ataee
  • Azadeh Hosseini Najarkolaei
  • Shiva Nasiraei Moghaddam
  • Behrang Kazeminejad
  • Saeed Semnanian
  • Abolhassan Ahmadiani
  • Said Pournaghash Tehrani
  • Azam Bakhtiarian
  • Mohammad Kamalinejad
  • Tooka Aavani
  • Jamal Shams
  • Elham Dianati
  • Samand Sajjadi

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Involvement of glutamatergic receptors in the nucleus cuneiformis in modulating morphine-induced antinociception in rats
    Abbas Haghparast
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, School of Medicine and Neuroscience Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 444, Kerman, Iran
    Eur J Pain 11:855-62. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Cannabinoid receptors in the basolateral amygdala are involved in the potentiation of morphine rewarding properties in the acquisition, but not expression of conditioned place preference in rats
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    Brain Res 1565:28-36. 2014
    ..It seems that the glutamatergic projection from the BLA to the nucleus accumbens and reward-related learning in the hippocampus may be involved in the acquisition and expression of opioid reward-related behaviors in rats. ..
  3. doi request reprint Changes in the levels of p-ERK, p-CREB, and c-fos in rat mesocorticolimbic dopaminergic system after morphine-induced conditioned place preference: the role of acute and subchronic stress
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 34:277-88. 2014
    ..It has been shown that morphine induces the enhancement of the mentioned factors; on the other hand, our result demonstrates that stress can amplify these changes. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Involvement of dopaminergic receptors of the rat nucleus accumbens in decreasing the conditioned place preference induced by lateral hypothalamus stimulation
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    Neurosci Lett 556:10-4. 2013
    ..However, this decrease is more effective after blockade of the D2 dopamine receptor in the NAc. It seems that the dopaminergic system in this area is involved in place preference induced by LH stimulation. ..
  5. doi request reprint Intrahippocampal administration of D2 but not D1 dopamine receptor antagonist suppresses the expression of conditioned place preference induced by morphine in the ventral tegmental area
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 541:138-43. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effects of apomorphine and β-carbolines on firing rate of neurons in the ventral pallidum in the rats
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 227:109-15. 2012
    ..This protective effect could be explained by interaction between β-carbolines and dopaminergic mechanisms...
  7. doi request reprint Blockade of D1/D2 dopamine receptors within the nucleus accumbens attenuated the antinociceptive effect of cannabinoid receptor agonist in the basolateral amygdala
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Res 1471:23-32. 2012
    ..In conclusion, it seems that D2 receptors located in the NAc, in part, mediate the antinociceptive responses of cannabinoid within the BLA, while D1 receptors only are involved in modulation of persistent inflammatory model of pain...
  8. doi request reprint Sub-chronic administration of AM251, CB1 receptor antagonist, within the nucleus accumbens induced sensitization to morphine in the rat
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 467:43-7. 2009
    ..5 microl/side) had effects on sensitization to morphine. Our findings indicated that CB1 receptors within the nucleus accumbens are involved in the sensitization to morphine in rats...
  9. doi request reprint Formalin-induced differential activation of nucleus cuneiformis neurons in the rat: an electrophysiological study
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pain 11:32-43. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that the diverse activity pattern in the spontaneous background of CnF neurons may have different roles in the transmission of nociceptive information induced by the peripheral noxious stimuli (eg, formalin)...
  10. doi request reprint Changes in phosphorylation of CREB, ERK, and c-fos induction in rat ventral tegmental area, hippocampus and prefrontal cortex after conditioned place preference induced by chemical stimulation of lateral hypothalamus
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 220:112-8. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that studying the intracellular signals and their changes, such as phosphorylated-CREB, can elucidate a functional relationship between LH and other brain structures involved in reward processing in rats...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of electrolytic lesion of dorsolateral periaqueductal gray on analgesic response of morphine microinjected into the nucleus cuneiformis in rat
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 451:165-9. 2009
    ..In conclusion, our results suggest the existence of a direct or indirect projection from CnF to the dl-PAG at least at the level of the morphine antinociception in pain modulation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Role of glutamatergic receptors located in the nucleus raphe magnus on antinociceptive effect of morphine microinjected into the nucleus cuneiformis of rat
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 427:44-9. 2007
    ..We suggest that morphine related antinociceptive effect elicited from the CnF is mediated, in part, by NMDA receptor at the level of the NRM whereas kainite/AMPA receptor has a net inhibitory influence at the same pathway...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reducing the time and dose of morphine application used in Marshall and Grahame-Smith method for induction of morphine tolerance and dependence in mice
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University, Tehran, Iran
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:185-9. 2008
    ..Therefore, these simple modifications in dose and period of morphine application in Marshall method resulted in distinct protocols for induction of morphine tolerance and dependence along with saving of drug and time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of the fruit essential oil of Cuminum cyminum Linn. (Apiaceae) on acquisition and expression of morphine tolerance and dependence in mice
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 440:134-9. 2008
    ..5, 1 and 2%) in a dose-dependent manner. Solely Cumin FEO injection (0.001-2%) did not show any analgesic effect. In conclusion, the essential oil of Cuminum cyminum seems to ameliorate the morphine tolerance and dependence in mice...
  15. ncbi request reprint Repeated administration of nicotine attenuates the development of morphine tolerance and dependence in mice
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 88:385-92. 2008
    ..The data suggests that the inhibitory effect of nicotine on the morphine tolerance and dependence is mediated by central nicotinic receptors and there is a cross-dependence between nicotine and morphine...
  16. doi request reprint Electrolytic lesion of the nucleus raphe magnus reduced the antinociceptive effects of bilateral morphine microinjected into the nucleus cuneiformis in rats
    Abbas Haghparast
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 438:351-5. 2008
    ..It is also appeared that morphine-induced antinociception decreases following the NRM lesion but it seems that there are some other descending pain modulatory pathways that activate in the absence of NRM...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of CB1 receptor antagonist within the nucleus accumbens on the acquisition and expression of morphine-induced conditioned place preference in morphine-sensitized rats
    Pegah Azizi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 197:119-24. 2009
    ..Our findings also suggest the existence of cross-talk between cannabinoids and opiates on the sensitization to morphine and the implication of endocannabinoid system in the process of sensitization to opiates...
  18. doi request reprint Analgesic effects of cannabinoid receptor agonist WIN55,212-2 in the nucleus cuneiformis in animal models of acute and inflammatory pain in rats
    Mohammad Ebrahimzadeh
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Res 1420:19-28. 2011
    ..The cannabinoid-mediated analgesia demonstrated in this study suggests the presence of a cannabinoid-sensitive nociceptive modulatory system in the NCF...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of the fruit essential oil of Cuminum cyminum L. on the acquisition and expression of morphine-induced conditioned place preference in mice
    Ali Khatibi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 448:94-8. 2008
    ..The results showed that the C. cyminum fruit essential oil reduces the acquisition and expression of morphine-induced conditioned place preference in mice...
  20. doi request reprint Cannabinoids and their interactions with diazepam on modulation of serum corticosterone concentration in male mice
    Ali Saber-Tehrani
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University MC, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neurochem Res 35:60-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, our findings suggest that the endogenous cannabinoid system is active as a modulator of CORT in mice and diazepam can alter the effect of cannabinoid system in the modulation of neuroendocrine functions...
  21. doi request reprint ERK and p38 inhibitors attenuate memory deficits and increase CREB phosphorylation and PGC-1α levels in Aβ-injected rats
    Ghorbangol Ashabi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 232:165-73. 2012
    ..Surprisingly, these factors were returned to vehicle level, 20 days after Aβ-injection. Our findings reinforce the potential neuroprotective effect of these inhibitors against the Aβ toxicity...
  22. ncbi request reprint Interaction between cannabinoid compounds and diazepam on anxiety-like behaviour of mice
    Nima Naderi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University Medical Sciences, PO Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 89:64-75. 2008
    ..Moreover, it has been shown that enhancement of the function of endocannabinoids could increase the anxiolytic effect of diazepam...
  23. doi request reprint Curcumin exerts neuroprotective effects against homocysteine intracerebroventricular injection-induced cognitive impairment and oxidative stress in rat brain
    Amin Ataie
    Department of Pharmacology, Shahid Beheshti Medical Science University, Neuroscience Research Center, Babolsar, Iran
    J Med Food 13:821-6. 2010
    ..These results suggest that Hcy may induce lipid peroxidation in rat brain and that polyphenol treatment (curcumin) improves learning and memory deficits by protecting the nervous system against oxidative stress...
  24. doi request reprint NMDA receptors are involved in Ginkgo extract-induced facilitation on memory retention of passive avoidance learning in rats
    Elaheh Nooshinfar
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti Medical University, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 432:206-11. 2008
    ..The results might indicate that Ginkgo extract can be effective in removing forgetfulness caused by inhibiting NMDA receptors from performing their activities...
  25. doi request reprint Intra-accumbal NMDA but not AMPA/kainate receptor antagonist attenuates WIN55,212-2 cannabinoid receptor agonist-induced antinociception in the basolateral amygdala in a rat model of acute pain
    Mohadeseh Ghalandari-Shamami
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 100:213-9. 2011
    ..5 μl saline), could significantly change the baseline tail-flick latencies in the rats. It seems that NMDA receptors located in the NAc, in part, mediate the antinociceptive responses of cannabinoid within the BLA in acute model of pain...
  26. doi request reprint Role of dorsal hippocampal orexin-1 receptors in associating morphine reward with contextual stimuli
    Esmail Riahi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Pharmacol 24:237-48. 2013
    ..Morphine reward is related to altered levels of hippocampal c-Fos and CREB. Inhibition of morphine-induced increases in CREB levels might be the underlying mechanism for the disruption of morphine CPP. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of JNK phosphorylation reverses memory deficit induced by β-amyloid (1-42) associated with decrease of apoptotic factors
    Mahmoudreza Ramin
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 217:424-31. 2011
    ..Given the possible neuroprotective effects of SP600125 on Aβ-induced memory impairment and apoptosis, our results may open a new avenue for the treatment of AD...
  28. doi request reprint Effects of reversible inactivation of the ventral tegmental area on the acquisition and expression of morphine-induced conditioned place preference in the rat
    Mahsa Moaddab
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, Evin St, Shahid Chamran Express way, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 198:466-71. 2009
    ..In addition, there is no functional lateralization in the VTA for acquisition and/or expression of morphine-induced CPP in the rat...
  29. ncbi request reprint Orexin A in the ventral tegmental area induces conditioned place preference in a dose-dependent manner: involvement of D1/D2 receptors in the nucleus accumbens
    Zahra Taslimi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Peptides 37:225-32. 2012
    ..The inhibitory effect of D2 but not D1 receptor antagonist was exerted in a dose-dependent manner. It is supposed that the activation of VTA dopaminergic neuron by orexin impresses the D2 receptors more than D1 receptors in the NAc...
  30. doi request reprint Inhibitory effects of forced swim stress and corticosterone on the acquisition but not expression of morphine-induced conditioned place preference: involvement of glucocorticoid receptor in the basolateral amygdala
    Ghassem Attarzadeh-Yazdi
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 252:339-46. 2013
    ..It seems that stress exerts its effect on reward pathway via glucocorticoid receptors in the BLA...
  31. doi request reprint Chemical stimulation of the lateral hypothalamus induces conditioned place preference in rats: Involvement of OX1 and CB1 receptors in the ventral tegmental area
    Zahra Taslimi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 217:41-6. 2011
    ..Our findings also suggest the existence of cross-talk between cannabinoid and orexinergic systems within the VTA in conditioned place preference paradigm...
  32. ncbi request reprint Morphine could increase apoptotic factors in the nucleus accumbens and prefrontal cortex of rat brain's reward circuitry
    Seyedeh Najmeh Katebi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Res 1540:1-8. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that the NAc and PFC may have a different distribution of receptors which become active in different doses of morphine. ..
  33. doi request reprint Vigabatrin attenuates the development and expression of tolerance to morphine-induced antinociception in mice
    Behzad Chavooshi
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Education, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 93:155-9. 2009
    ..Additionally, VGB alone did not affect the tail-flick latency times. Therefore, while VGB alone has no antinociceptive effect, it can prevent the development of morphine tolerance in mice...
  34. doi request reprint Morphine-induced apoptosis in the ventral tegmental area and hippocampus after the development but not extinction of reward-related behaviors in rats
    Yasaman Razavi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 34:235-45. 2014
    ..It seems that the reduction of cell death in response to high dose of morphine in the VTA and HPC may be due to activation of low affinity opioid receptors which are involved in neuroprotective features of morphine. ..
  35. doi request reprint Neuroprotective effects of the polyphenolic antioxidant agent, Curcumin, against homocysteine-induced cognitive impairment and oxidative stress in the rat
    Amin Ataie
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 96:378-85. 2010
    ..These results suggest that Hcy may induce lipid peroxidation in rats' hippocampi and polyphenol treatment (Curcumin) improved learning and memory deficits by protecting the nervous system against Hcy toxicity...
  36. doi request reprint Effect of lidocaine administration at the nucleus locus coeruleus level on lateral hypothalamus-induced antinociception in the rat
    Mir Shahram Safari
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University, M C, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 92:629-34. 2009
    ..It seems that analgesic response induced by LH stimulation is mediated in part by the subsequent activation of spinally projecting noradrenergic neurons in the LC cell group...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effects of GABAergic inhibition on neocortical long-term potentiation in the chronically prepared rat
    Alireza Komaki
    Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Hamedan University of Medical Sciences, Hamedan, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 422:181-6. 2007
    ..These results suggest that GABAergic system has an important role in synaptic plasticity and long-term modification of somatosensory cortex in freely moving rat...
  38. doi request reprint Effects of harmane and other β-carbolines on apomorphine-induced licking behavior in rat
    Davood Farzin
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 98:215-9. 2011
    ..It was concluded that the β-carbolines harmane, harmine and norharmane reduce the licking behavior via an inverse agonistic mechanism located in the benzodiazepine receptors...
  39. doi request reprint Streptozotocin-induced diabetes affects the development and maintenance of morphine reward in rats
    Razieh Samandari
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178 Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 543:90-4. 2013
    ..It seems that a level of insulin and their receptors are involved in the development and maintenance of morphine-induced CPP in the rats...
  40. ncbi request reprint Assessing the long-term role of L-type voltage dependent calcium channel blocker verapamil on short-term presynaptic plasticity at dentate gyrus of hippocampus
    Reza Lashgari
    Neuroscience Research Center and Department of Physiology, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 415:174-8. 2007
    ..Therefore, these experiments indicate that chronic use of verapamil has effect on short-term presynaptic plasticity...
  41. ncbi request reprint Minocycline, an antibiotic with inhibitory effect on microglial activation, attenuates the maintenance and reinstatement of methamphetamine-seeking behavior in rat
    Ghassem Attarzadeh-Yazdi
    Molecular Medicine Research Centre, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences, Bandar Abbas, Iran Iran National Science Foundation, Tehran, Iran
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 53:142-8. 2014
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Blockade of orexin-1 receptors in the ventral tegmental area could attenuate the lateral hypothalamic stimulation-induced potentiation of rewarding properties of morphine
    Leila Zarepour
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Neuropeptides 48:179-85. 2014
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Potentiation of rewarding properties of morphine by concurrent chemical stimulation of lateral hypothalamus in rats
    Leila Zarepour
    Department of Physiology, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 107:36-41. 2013
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Involvement of D1/D2 dopamine receptors within the nucleus accumbens and ventral tegmental area in the development of sensitization to antinociceptive effect of morphine
    Zahra Reisi
    Neuroscience Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 19615 1178, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 118:16-21. 2014
    ..05). Our findings suggest that both the D1/D2 dopamine receptors in the NAc and the D1 receptors in the VTA may be of more important in the development of sensitization to morphine in rats...
  45. doi request reprint Post-injury repeated administrations of minocycline improve the antinociceptive effect of morphine in chronic constriction injury model of neuropathic pain in rat
    Samad Nazemi
    Department of Physiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 102:520-5. 2012
    ..Modulation of glial activity by minocycline can attenuate CCI-induced neuropathic pain. It is also shown that repeated post-injury administration of minocycline improves the antinociceptive effect of morphine in neuropathic pain...
  46. doi request reprint The locus coeruleus involves in consolidation and memory retrieval, but not in acquisition of inhibitory avoidance learning task
    Behrooz Khakpour-Taleghani
    Cellular and Molecular Research Center and Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Iran
    Behav Brain Res 189:257-62. 2008
    ..In conclusion, it seems that the nucleus locus coeruleus does not affect acquisition while it involves in the memory consolidation and retrieval of inhibitory avoidance learning task...