Mia Ericson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rising taurine and ethanol concentrations in nucleus accumbens interact to produce the dopamine-activating effects of alcohol
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Adv Exp Med Biol 775:215-23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the anterior, but not posterior, ventral tegmental area mediate ethanol-induced elevation of accumbal dopamine levels
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, P O Box 410, 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 326:76-82. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Taurine elevates dopamine levels in the rat nucleus accumbens; antagonism by strychnine
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Bla Straket 15, 413 45, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Neurosci 23:3225-9. 2006
  4. doi request reprint beta-Alanine elevates dopamine levels in the rat nucleus accumbens: antagonism by strychnine
    Mia Ericson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, PO Box 410, 405 30, Goteborg, Sweden
    Amino Acids 38:1051-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The mGluR5 antagonist MPEP elevates accumbal dopamine and glycine levels; interaction with strychnine-sensitive glycine receptors
    PeiPei Chau
    Addiction Biology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Addict Biol 16:591-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The smoking cessation medication varenicline attenuates alcohol and nicotine interactions in the rat mesolimbic dopamine system
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 329:225-30. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Glycine receptors involved in acamprosate's modulation of accumbal dopamine levels: an in vivo microdialysis study
    PeiPei Chau
    Addiction Biology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:32-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The glycine reuptake inhibitor org 25935 interacts with basal and ethanol-induced dopamine release in rat nucleus accumbens
    Helga Höifödt Lidö
    Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg and Beroendekliniken, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1151-7. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Glycine receptors in the nucleus accumbens involved in the ethanol intake-reducing effect of acamprosate
    PeiPei Chau
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:39-45. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Rising taurine and ethanol concentrations in nucleus accumbens interact to produce dopamine release after ethanol administration
    Mia Ericson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Addict Biol 16:377-85. 2011

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Rising taurine and ethanol concentrations in nucleus accumbens interact to produce the dopamine-activating effects of alcohol
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Adv Exp Med Biol 775:215-23. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the anterior, but not posterior, ventral tegmental area mediate ethanol-induced elevation of accumbal dopamine levels
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, P O Box 410, 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 326:76-82. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Taurine elevates dopamine levels in the rat nucleus accumbens; antagonism by strychnine
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Bla Straket 15, 413 45, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Neurosci 23:3225-9. 2006
    ....
  4. doi request reprint beta-Alanine elevates dopamine levels in the rat nucleus accumbens: antagonism by strychnine
    Mia Ericson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, PO Box 410, 405 30, Goteborg, Sweden
    Amino Acids 38:1051-5. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The mGluR5 antagonist MPEP elevates accumbal dopamine and glycine levels; interaction with strychnine-sensitive glycine receptors
    PeiPei Chau
    Addiction Biology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Addict Biol 16:591-9. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The smoking cessation medication varenicline attenuates alcohol and nicotine interactions in the rat mesolimbic dopamine system
    Mia Ericson
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 329:225-30. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Glycine receptors involved in acamprosate's modulation of accumbal dopamine levels: an in vivo microdialysis study
    PeiPei Chau
    Addiction Biology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:32-8. 2010
    ..Here we investigated whether acamprosate interferes with a neuronal circuitry that previously has been demonstrated to be involved in the dopamine elevating effects of ethanol and taurine...
  8. doi request reprint The glycine reuptake inhibitor org 25935 interacts with basal and ethanol-induced dopamine release in rat nucleus accumbens
    Helga Höifödt Lidö
    Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg and Beroendekliniken, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1151-7. 2009
    ..The present study explores the interaction between EtOH and Org 25935 with respect to DA levels in the rat nAc...
  9. doi request reprint Glycine receptors in the nucleus accumbens involved in the ethanol intake-reducing effect of acamprosate
    PeiPei Chau
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:39-45. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the EtOH intake-reducing effect of acamprosate involves accumbal GlyRs...
  10. doi request reprint Rising taurine and ethanol concentrations in nucleus accumbens interact to produce dopamine release after ethanol administration
    Mia Ericson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Addict Biol 16:377-85. 2011
    ..These data also provide support for the notion that the nAc is the primary target for ethanol in its dopamine-activating effect after systemic administration...
  11. ncbi request reprint Characterization of ethanol-induced dopamine elevation in the rat nucleus accumbens
    Elin Löf
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Pharmacology, Sahlgrenska Academy, Göteborg University and Beroendekliniken, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, POB 410, SE 405 30, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Eur J Pharmacol 555:148-55. 2007
    ..Moreover, recruitment of GABA(A)-receptor activity appears responsible for the second, declining phase with respect to dopamine levels following ethanol administration...
  12. ncbi request reprint The glycine reuptake inhibitor Org 25935 decreases ethanol intake and preference in male wistar rats
    Anna Molander
    Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Sahlgrenska Academy, Box 410, 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:11-8. 2007
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  13. doi request reprint The glycine reuptake inhibitor Org24598 and acamprosate reduce ethanol intake in the rat; tolerance development to acamprosate but not to Org24598
    Helga H Lidö
    Addiction Biology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Addict Biol 17:897-907. 2012
    ..GlyT-1 inhibition may represent a new treatment principle for alcoholism that is superior to acamprosate...
  14. doi request reprint Intermittent ethanol consumption depresses endocannabinoid-signaling in the dorsolateral striatum of rat
    Louise Adermark
    Addiction Biology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, University of Gothenburg, Box 410, 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Neuropharmacology 61:1160-5. 2011
    ..In conclusion, alcohol consumption inhibits striatal eCB signaling in a way that could be of importance for understanding the neurological underpinnings of addictive behavior...
  15. ncbi request reprint Involvement of accumbal glycine receptors in the regulation of voluntary ethanol intake in the rat
    Anna Molander
    Institute of Physiology and Pharmacology, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:38-45. 2005
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  16. doi request reprint Changes in glycine receptor subunit expression in forebrain regions of the Wistar rat over development
    Susanne Jonsson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Brain Res 1446:12-21. 2012
    ..This indicates that alterations in GlyR subunit expression are not simply a maturation effect common for the entire CNS, but rather a unique pattern of transition depending on the region at hand...
  17. doi request reprint Neurocircuitry involved in the development of alcohol addiction: the dopamine system and its access points
    Bo Söderpalm
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 13:127-61. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Repeated ethanol but not phencyclidine impairs spontaneous alternation behaviour in the Y-maze
    Joacim Götesson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 110:347-52. 2012
    ..We therefore concluded that injection of 2.5 g/kg ethanol for 5 days in Wistar rats produces a more substantial, consistent and valid PFC dysfunction than 5 mg/kg PCP...
  19. doi request reprint Glycine receptor expression in the forebrain of male AA/ANA rats
    Susanne Jonsson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Section for Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, the Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Brain Res 1305:S27-36. 2009
    ..Tentative differences between AA and ANA animals related to GlyR transmission could therefore lie in, for example, the regulation of the levels of the endogenous ligand(s) for the receptor or in mechanisms downstream to GlyR activation...
  20. doi request reprint Ethanol-induced modulation of synaptic output from the dorsolateral striatum in rat is regulated by cholinergic interneurons
    Louise Adermark
    Addiction Biology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Neurochem Int 58:693-9. 2011
    ..In conclusion, EtOH modulates striatal microcircuitry and neurotransmission in a way that could be of importance for understanding the intoxicating properties as well as the acute reward sensation of EtOH...
  21. doi request reprint Implications for glycine receptors and astrocytes in ethanol-induced elevation of dopamine levels in the nucleus accumbens
    Louise Adermark
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute for Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Addict Biol 16:43-54. 2011
    ..In conclusion, our data suggest that extracellular concentrations of dopamine and taurine are interconnected and that swelling of astrocytes contributes to the acute rewarding sensation of EtOH...
  22. doi request reprint Behavioral sensitization to nicotine in female and male rats
    Mia Ericson
    Addiction Biology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg, Box 410, 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neural Transm 117:1033-9. 2010
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  23. pmc Subregion-Specific Modulation of Excitatory Input and Dopaminergic Output in the Striatum by Tonically Activated Glycine and GABA(A) Receptors
    Louise Adermark
    Addiction Biology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg Gothenburg, Sweden
    Front Syst Neurosci 5:85. 2011
    ..Our data suggest that GABA(A) and glycine receptors are tonically activated and modulate striatal transmission in a partially subregion-specific manner...
  24. pmc Acute ethanol exposure elevates muscarinic tone in the septohippocampal system
    Mia Ericson
    Institution for Neuroscience and Physiology, Section Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Neurophysiol 103:290-6. 2010
    ..We propose that the acute ethanol-induced elevation of muscarinic tone in the MS/DB contributes to the altered net flow of neuronal activity in the septohippocampal system that underlies compromised cognitive function...
  25. pmc Chronic phencyclidine increases synapsin-1 and synaptic adaptation proteins in the medial prefrontal cortex
    Chris Pickering
    Addiction Biology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg, P O Box 410, 405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden
    ISRN Psychiatry 2013:620361. 2013
    ..Many of the hits in this study concur with recent postmortem data from schizophrenic patients and this further validates the use of phencyclidine in preclinical translational research...
  26. pmc A role for accumbal glycine receptors in modulation of dopamine release by the glycine transporter-1 inhibitor org25935
    Helga Höifödt Lidö
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Addiction Biology Unit, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg Gothenburg, Sweden
    Front Psychiatry 2:8. 2011
    ..This adds to the growing evidence for the glycine receptor as an important player in the dopamine reward circuitry and in ethanol's effects within this system...
  27. pmc Ethanol and phencyclidine interact with respect to nucleus accumbens dopamine release: differential effects of administration order and pretreatment protocol
    Chris Pickering
    Addiction Biology Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, University of Gothenburg Gothenburg, Sweden
    Front Behav Neurosci 4:32. 2010
    ..However, PCP and ethanol do have overlapping mechanisms of action and these drugs differentially affect mesolimbic dopaminergic transmission depending on the order of administration...
  28. doi request reprint Sensitization to nicotine significantly decreases expression of GABA transporter GAT-1 in the medial prefrontal cortex
    Chris Pickering
    University of Gothenburg, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Section of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, PO Box 410, SE 40530 Goteborg, Sweden
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:1521-6. 2008
    ..The GAT-1 findings also provide evidence for an alternative theory of why most schizophrenic individuals also use tobacco products...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ethanol elevates accumbal dopamine levels via indirect activation of ventral tegmental nicotinic acetylcholine receptors
    Mia Ericson
    Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Physiology and Pharmacology, Goteborg University, P O Box 431, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Pharmacol 467:85-93. 2003
    ..Furthermore, it is argued that the primary site of action of ethanol in its accumbal dopamine elevating effect may be located to the nucleus accumbens or nearby regions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Brain-derived neurotrophic factor mitigates chronic ethanol-induced attenuation of gamma-aminobutyric acid responses in cultured cerebellar granule cells
    Mia Ericson
    Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Neurosci Res 73:722-30. 2003
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