Vidhya Kumaresan

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Publications

  1. pmc Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 (mGluR5) antagonists attenuate cocaine priming- and cue-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    Vidhya Kumaresan
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, United States
    Behav Brain Res 202:238-44. 2009
  2. pmc Phosphorylation-dependent trafficking of GluR2-containing AMPA receptors in the nucleus accumbens plays a critical role in the reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    Katie R Famous
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Neurosci 28:11061-70. 2008
  3. doi request reprint CaMKII: a biochemical bridge linking accumbens dopamine and glutamate systems in cocaine seeking
    Sharon M Anderson
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, L603, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:344-53. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Anatomy and pharmacology of cocaine priming-induced reinstatement of drug seeking
    Heath D Schmidt
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 526:65-76. 2005

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  1. pmc Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 (mGluR5) antagonists attenuate cocaine priming- and cue-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    Vidhya Kumaresan
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, United States
    Behav Brain Res 202:238-44. 2009
    ..Importantly, the current findings also suggest that activation of mGluR5s specifically in the nucleus accumbens shell may promote the reinstatement of cocaine seeking...
  2. pmc Phosphorylation-dependent trafficking of GluR2-containing AMPA receptors in the nucleus accumbens plays a critical role in the reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    Katie R Famous
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Neurosci 28:11061-70. 2008
    ..The present results also demonstrate that the reinstatement of cocaine seeking is associated with increases in the phosphorylation-dependent trafficking of GluR2-containing AMPA receptors in the nucleus accumbens...
  3. doi request reprint CaMKII: a biochemical bridge linking accumbens dopamine and glutamate systems in cocaine seeking
    Sharon M Anderson
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, L603, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:344-53. 2008
    ..Thus, CaMKII may be an essential link between accumbens shell dopamine and glutamate systems involved in the neuronal plasticity underlying cocaine craving and relapse...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anatomy and pharmacology of cocaine priming-induced reinstatement of drug seeking
    Heath D Schmidt
    Department of Pharmacology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 526:65-76. 2005
    ..Maladaptive changes in the processing of motivationally relevant stimuli by these circuits following cocaine self-administration result in drug craving and compulsive drug seeking upon re-exposure to cocaine...