Lung Yu

Summary

Affiliation: National Cheng Kung University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estrogen and progesterone distinctively modulate methamphetamine-induced dopamine and serotonin depletions in C57BL/6J mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 107:1139-47. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual differences and estrous cycle in methamphetamine-induced dopamine and serotonin depletions in the striatum of mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 107:419-27. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Ovarian hormones do not attenuate methamphetamine-induced dopaminergic neurotoxicity in mice gonadectomized at 4 weeks postpartum
    Lung Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    Neuroendocrinology 75:282-7. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Opioid peptides alleviated while naloxone potentiated methamphetamine-induced striatal dopamine depletion in mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 108:1231-7. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Melatonin in concentrated ethanol and ethanol alone attenuate methamphetamine-induced dopamine depletions in C57BL/6J mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, 1 University Road, Tainan 70101, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 109:1477-90. 2002
  6. pmc Differential effects of treadmill running and wheel running on spatial or aversive learning and memory: roles of amygdalar brain-derived neurotrophic factor and synaptotagmin I
    Yu Fan Liu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Physiology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Physiol 587:3221-31. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Glucocorticoid signaling and exercise-induced downregulation of the mineralocorticoid receptor in the induction of adult mouse dentate neurogenesis by treadmill running
    Ya Ting Chang
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:1173-82. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Running exercise protects the substantia nigra dopaminergic neurons against inflammation-induced degeneration via the activation of BDNF signaling pathway
    Shih Ying Wu
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Brain Behav Immun 25:135-46. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Memantine abolishes the formation of cocaine-induced conditioned place preference possibly via its IL-6-modulating effect in medial prefrontal cortex
    Kuei Ying Lin
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Behav Brain Res 220:126-31. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Exercise enhances the proliferation of neural stem cells and neurite growth and survival of neuronal progenitor cells in dentate gyrus of middle-aged mice
    Chih Wei Wu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Appl Physiol 105:1585-94. 2008

Collaborators

  • Ru Band Lu
  • Chia Wen Tsai
  • Yen Kuang Yang
  • H H Chen
  • San Yuan Huang
  • Chingju Lin
  • Tzung Lieh Yeh
  • Ching Yi Wang
  • Nan Tsing Chiu
  • C Chen
  • Tingting Yang
  • I Hui Lee
  • Ruey Ming Liao
  • Arthur Tomie
  • Larissa A Pohorecky
  • Chianfang G Cherng
  • Yu Min Kuo
  • Jia Ying Chuang
  • Chauying J Jen
  • Gour Shenq Kao
  • Chih Wei Wu
  • Wen Yu Tzeng
  • Yu Ting Lai
  • Pao Chi Liao
  • Ming Che Ho
  • Wan Ting Chang
  • Fong Sen Wu
  • Jih Ing Chuang
  • Jing Jer Ke
  • Tung Yi Huang
  • Kuei Ying Lin
  • Yuan Chang Hsu
  • Chian Fang G Cherng
  • Hsin Yi Fan
  • Chih Yuan Chiang
  • Yen Ping N Tsai
  • Yu Fan Liu
  • Ya Ting Chang
  • A Min Huang
  • Li Hsien Chen
  • Chien Chou Su
  • Fu Yung Yang
  • Ling Yi Cheng
  • Li Ching Lin
  • Shih Ying Wu
  • Yin Chiu Lin
  • Mei Feng Chen
  • Tsun Jung Lu
  • Kuey Yin Lin
  • Shean Jen Chen
  • Yung Shuan Lee
  • Chienfang G Cherng
  • Shu Fang Kao
  • Chin Yeh Wu
  • Yi Chieh Chen
  • Shu Wen Su
  • Hsueh Te Lee
  • Ying Chao Chang
  • A M Huang
  • S Y Hsiao
  • C F G Cherng
  • W H Lien
  • Jau Shyong Hong
  • Chun Pi Chang
  • Chu Wan Lee
  • Keng Chi Cho
  • Hui Ling Lee
  • Lung Sheng Lin
  • Yao Hsiang Shih
  • Fu Rong Yang
  • Tzu Feng Wang
  • Pei Syuan Lin
  • Chao Liang Wu
  • Yi Syuan Wu
  • Jia Fu Lee
  • Huei Chen Ko
  • Chen Peng Lo
  • Yinchiu Lin
  • Hsing Jung Tsai
  • Keng Chen Liang
  • Yen Ping Tsai
  • Su Wen Su
  • Chih Chieh Kuo
  • C J Jen
  • Chao Ching Huang
  • Shun Fen Tzeng
  • Chien Jung Ho
  • Y M Kuo
  • Hen Chia Hsu
  • Shan Tair Wang

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint Estrogen and progesterone distinctively modulate methamphetamine-induced dopamine and serotonin depletions in C57BL/6J mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 107:1139-47. 2000
    ..In conclusion, sexual differences observed in methamphetamine-induced striatal neurotoxicity may be modulated by ovarian hormones...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual differences and estrous cycle in methamphetamine-induced dopamine and serotonin depletions in the striatum of mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 107:419-27. 2000
    ..These results suggest that sex hormones and other modulating factors may play a role in methamphetamine-induced dopamine and serotonin neurotoxicity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ovarian hormones do not attenuate methamphetamine-induced dopaminergic neurotoxicity in mice gonadectomized at 4 weeks postpartum
    Lung Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    Neuroendocrinology 75:282-7. 2002
    ..4OHT did not block the protecting effects of EB on MA-induced DA depletion in female and male mice, suggesting that the estrogen receptor may not be involved in the protective effects of EB on attenuating MA-induced DA toxicity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Opioid peptides alleviated while naloxone potentiated methamphetamine-induced striatal dopamine depletion in mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 108:1231-7. 2001
    ..These results suggest that the opioid ligands may, directly or indirectly, modulate this methamphetamine-induced dopamine neurotoxicity in the nigrostriatal system via a temperature-independent mechanism...
  5. ncbi request reprint Melatonin in concentrated ethanol and ethanol alone attenuate methamphetamine-induced dopamine depletions in C57BL/6J mice
    L Yu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, 1 University Road, Tainan 70101, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 109:1477-90. 2002
    ..Finally, the protective effects of ethanol were not blocked by bicuculline. Together, we conclude that ethanol may protect mice against methamphetamine-induced dopamine depletion probably via non-GABAA receptor activation...
  6. pmc Differential effects of treadmill running and wheel running on spatial or aversive learning and memory: roles of amygdalar brain-derived neurotrophic factor and synaptotagmin I
    Yu Fan Liu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, Department of Physiology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Physiol 587:3221-31. 2009
    ..Therefore, our results support the notion that different forms of exercise induce neuroplasticity changes in different brain regions, and thus exert diverse effects on various forms of learning and memory...
  7. doi request reprint Glucocorticoid signaling and exercise-induced downregulation of the mineralocorticoid receptor in the induction of adult mouse dentate neurogenesis by treadmill running
    Ya Ting Chang
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:1173-82. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Running exercise protects the substantia nigra dopaminergic neurons against inflammation-induced degeneration via the activation of BDNF signaling pathway
    Shih Ying Wu
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    Brain Behav Immun 25:135-46. 2011
    ..The neuroprotective effects of Ex are not due to the modulation of inflammation status, but rather to the activation of the BDNF-TrkB signaling pathway...
  9. doi request reprint Memantine abolishes the formation of cocaine-induced conditioned place preference possibly via its IL-6-modulating effect in medial prefrontal cortex
    Kuei Ying Lin
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Behav Brain Res 220:126-31. 2011
    ..Moreover, an extremely low dose of memantine may decrease the acquisition of cocaine-induced CPP by reversing cocaine conditioning-increased IL-6 levels in mPFC...
  10. doi request reprint Exercise enhances the proliferation of neural stem cells and neurite growth and survival of neuronal progenitor cells in dentate gyrus of middle-aged mice
    Chih Wei Wu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Appl Physiol 105:1585-94. 2008
    ..Taken together, mandatory running exercise alters the brain chemistries of middle-aged animals toward an environment that is favorable to NSC proliferation, survival, and maturation...
  11. doi request reprint Medial prefrontal cortex and nucleus accumbens core are involved in retrieval of the methamphetamine-associated memory
    Chih Yuan Chiang
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan
    Behav Brain Res 197:24-30. 2009
    ..These results, taken together, suggest that the medial prefrontal cortex and the core of the nucleus accumbens are anatomical substrates responsible for reactivation of the MA-CPP memory...
  12. doi request reprint Odors from proximal species reverse the stress-decreased neurogenesis via main olfactory processing
    Chian Fang G Cherng
    Department of Health Psychology, Chang Jung Christian University, Tainan, 71101, Taiwan, ROC
    Behav Brain Res 229:106-12. 2012
    ..Phylogenetic distances of the odor-generating species and mice might contribute to the odors' protective effects against the stress-induced decreases in cell proliferation and neurogenesis...
  13. doi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide mitagates methamphetamine-induced striatal dopamine depletion via modulating local TNF-alpha and dopamine transporter expression
    Yu Ting Lai
    Behavioral Neuropharmacology Laboratory, Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, 1 University Rd, Tainan, 70101, Taiwan, ROC
    J Neural Transm 116:405-15. 2009
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Presence of conspecifics and their odor-impregnated objects reverse stress-decreased neurogenesis in mouse dentate gyrus
    Chianfang G Cherng
    Department of Health Psychology, Chang Jung Christian University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neurochem 112:1138-46. 2010
    ..Conspecific companions or presence of their odors reverse stress-decreased neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus, suggesting that social support during stress exposure may improve neurogenesis-related psychological functions...
  15. doi request reprint Systemic treatment with protein synthesis inhibitors attenuates the expression of cocaine memory
    Hsin Yi Fan
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC
    Behav Brain Res 208:522-7. 2010
    ..More importantly, reactivation of cocaine-CPP could be achieved by presentation of cocaine-conditioned cues as well as by administering additional cocaine and saline conditioning trials in a balanced fashion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of methamphetamine-induced nigrostriatal dopaminergic neurotoxicity in mice by lipopolysaccharide pretreatment
    Yin Chiu Lin
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine Tainan 701, Taiwan
    Chin J Physiol 50:51-6. 2007
    ..We concluded a critical time window for systemic lipopolysaccharide pretreatment in exerting effective protection against methamphetamine-induced nigrostriatal dopamine neurotoxicity...
  17. doi request reprint Neonatal isolation decreases cued fear conditioning and frontal cortical histone 3 lysine 9 methylation in adult female rats
    Gour Shenq Kao
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 70101, Taiwan ROC
    Eur J Pharmacol 697:65-72. 2012
    ..We, hereby, suggest that decreased frontal cortical H3K9 mono- and tri-methylation may be involved in early life separation-decreased fear memory of adult rats...
  18. doi request reprint Involvement of amygdaloid protein synthesis in early- and late-phase reconsolidation of emotion-related memories
    Jia Ying Chuang
    National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Chin J Physiol 55:314-22. 2012
    ..Protein synthesis in the CeA is required for late phase reconsolidation of retrieved emotion-related memories...
  19. doi request reprint Repeated co-administrations of alcohol- and methamphetamine-produced anxiogenic effect could be associated with the neurotoxicity in the dentate gyrus
    Jia Ying Chuang
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Neural Transm 118:1559-69. 2011
    ..In contrast, such an anxiogenic effect is less likely related to this combination-caused glial toxicity in limbic regions or cell proliferation-inhibiting effect in the SVZ or DG...
  20. doi request reprint Chronic treatment with monoamine oxidase-B inhibitors decreases cocaine reward in mice
    Ming Che Ho
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan, 70101, Republic of China
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 205:141-9. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to examine effects of a long-term dosing regimen with selective MAOIs on cocaine and food reward...
  21. ncbi request reprint Long-term compulsive exercise reduces the rewarding efficacy of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine
    Hsiun Ing Chen
    Department of Physiology, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Behav Brain Res 187:185-9. 2008
    ..We conclude that the long-term, compulsive exercise is effective in curbing the reward efficacy of MDMA possibly via its direct effect on reversing the MDMA-stimulated dopamine release in nucleus accumbens...
  22. ncbi request reprint Mutual enhancement of central neurotoxicity induced by ketamine followed by methamphetamine
    Jing Jer Ke
    Department of Physiology, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 227:239-47. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Ketamine pretreatment exacerbated 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine-induced central dopamine toxicity
    Jing Jer Ke
    Department of Physiology, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Chin J Physiol 51:65-70. 2008
    ..These results, taken together, indicate that binge use of ketamine specifically enhances the MDMA-induced central dopaminergic neurotoxicity in adult mouse brain...
  24. ncbi request reprint 4-Hydroxytamoxifen attenuates methamphetamine-induced nigrostriatal dopaminergic toxicity in intact and gonadetomized mice
    Yu Min Kuo
    Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neurochem 87:1436-43. 2003
    ..The free radical-scavenging ability of 4-OHT calls for further investigations for its uses in clinical practice...
  25. ncbi request reprint Treadmill exercise counteracts the suppressive effects of peripheral lipopolysaccharide on hippocampal neurogenesis and learning and memory
    Chih Wei Wu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neurochem 103:2471-81. 2007
    ..Such advantageous effects of running exercise are not due to the alteration of inflammatory response, but possibly by the restoring the LPS-lessened brain-derived neurotrophic factor signaling pathway...
  26. doi request reprint Chronic treadmill exercise in rats delicately alters the Purkinje cell structure to improve motor performance and toxin resistance in the cerebellum
    Tung Yi Huang
    Department of Physiology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Appl Physiol 113:889-95. 2012
    ..Furthermore, as Purkinje cells in the exercise group were relatively toxin resistant, the exercised rats showed good motor performance, even under toxin-treated conditions...
  27. doi request reprint Chronic treadmill running in normotensive rats resets the resting blood pressure to lower levels by upregulating the hypothalamic GABAergic system
    Yuan Chang Hsu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Hypertens 29:2339-48. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that GABAergic adaptations in the hypothalamus participate in the chronic exercise-induced cardiovascular resetting effects in conscious normotensive animals...
  28. doi request reprint Upregulation of hippocampal TrkB and synaptotagmin is involved in treadmill exercise-enhanced aversive memory in mice
    Yu Fan Liu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 70101, Taiwan
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 90:81-9. 2008
    ..Taken together, these data suggest that the upregulation of TrkB and synaptotagmin in the hippocampus contributes to the exercise-facilitated aversive memory...
  29. pmc Early postinjury exercise reverses memory deficits and retards the progression of closed-head injury in mice
    Mei Feng Chen
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Physiol 591:985-1000. 2013
    ..Overall, moderate exercise shortly after CHI reversed the deficits in recognition memory and prevented the progression of brain injury...
  30. pmc Blood pressure variations real-time reflect the conditioned fear learning and memory
    Yuan Chang Hsu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e32855. 2012
    ..Altogether, real-time blood pressure variations faithfully revealed the critical steps involved in conditioned fear learning and memory, and our results supported a coupling between the cued learning and the post-shock calmness...
  31. doi request reprint Disruption of memory reconsolidation impairs storage of other, non-reactivated memory
    Wen Yu Tzeng
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 97:241-9. 2012
    ..More importantly, retrieval of a memory does not seem to be an absolute condition for rapidly changing the memory...
  32. doi request reprint Accumbal 14-3-3ζ protein downregulation is associated with cocaine-conditioned memory
    Gour Shenq Kao
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC
    Neurosignals 19:175-88. 2011
    ..Further understanding of the function of accumbal 14-3-3ζ protein may shed light on the treatment of cocaine craving and relapse...
  33. ncbi request reprint Local proteins associated with methamphetamine-induced nigrostriatal dopaminergic neurotoxicity
    Pao Chi Liao
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neurochem 95:160-8. 2005
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that local up-regulation of alpha-synuclein and down-regulation of ubiquitin carboxy-terminal hydrolase/PGP 9.5 could be linked to the MA-induced dopaminergic terminal toxicity...
  34. doi request reprint D-cycloserine, sarcosine and D-serine diminish the expression of cocaine-induced conditioned place preference
    Fu Yung Yang
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Republic of China
    J Psychopharmacol 27:550-8. 2013
    ..In addition to D-cycloserine treatment, our results indicate that long-term treatment with D-serine and sarcosine may afford a therapeutic advance in suppressing the expression of cocaine-associated memory...
  35. doi request reprint Companions reverse stressor-induced decreases in neurogenesis and cocaine conditioning possibly by restoring BDNF and NGF levels in dentate gyrus
    Wen Yu Tzeng
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 70101, Taiwan, ROC
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:425-37. 2013
    ..The presence of companions reverses the stressor-decreased DG neurogenesis and cocaine conditioning possibly by restoring BDNF and NGF levels in DG...
  36. doi request reprint Activation of amygdaloid PKC pathway is necessary for conditioned cues-provoked cocaine memory performance
    Yu Ting Lai
    Behavioral Neuropharmacology Laboratory, Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, 1 University Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 90:164-70. 2008
    ..However, temporary inhibition of this signaling pathway does not seem to affect cocaine CPP memory per se...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cocaine-but not methamphetamine-associated memory requires de novo protein synthesis
    Yu Min Kuo
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 87:93-100. 2007
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Impairment of an electroconvulsive stimulus on reconsolidation of memories established by conditioning
    Tsun Jung Lu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 70101, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Chin J Physiol 56:44-51. 2013
    ..Taken together, we conclude that a short-lasting electroconvulsive stimulus can deteriorate the reconsolidation of various forms of memory established by conditioning...
  39. pmc Interactions between amyloid-β and hemoglobin: implications for amyloid plaque formation in Alzheimer's disease
    Jia Ying Chuang
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    PLoS ONE 7:e33120. 2012
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine-induced conditioned place preference is facilitated by estradiol pretreatment in female mice
    H H Chen
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Chin J Physiol 46:169-74. 2003
    ..Taken together, we conclude that the facilitating effects of estradiol on methamphetamine-induced conditioned place preference could be sex-dependent with an eminent sensitivity associated with the adult female mice...
  41. ncbi request reprint Associated alterations of striatal dopamine D2/D3 receptor and transporter binding in drug-naive patients with schizophrenia: a dual-isotope SPECT study
    Yen Kuang Yang
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Behavioral Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan 704, ROC
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1496-8. 2004
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Proteomics analysis of plasma for potential biomarkers in the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
    Pao Chi Liao
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Proteomics Clin Appl 1:506-12. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Prenatal exposure of bupropion may enhance agitation, anxiety responses, and sensitivity to cocaine effects in adult mice
    Shu Wen Su
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Chin J Physiol 50:1-8. 2007
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Hemoglobin promotes Abeta oligomer formation and localizes in neurons and amyloid deposits
    Chih Wei Wu
    Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    Neurobiol Dis 17:367-77. 2004
    ..We propose that an elevation in brain Hb via circulation leakage or perturbations of Hb gene regulation may participate in AD pathogenesis...
  45. ncbi request reprint The association between DRD2/ANKK1, 5-HTTLPR gene, and specific personality trait on antisocial alcoholism among Han Chinese in Taiwan
    Chin Yeh Wu
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:447-53. 2008
    ..75, P = 0.01) However, no significant difference was found in the harm avoidance personality trait between these two groups of Han Chinese in Taiwan...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cycloheximide enhances maintenance of methamphetamine-induced conditioned place preference
    W H Lien
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Chin J Physiol 47:23-30. 2004
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Prenatal bupropion exposure enhances the cocaine reward and stress susceptibility in adult mice
    S Y Hsiao
    Institute of Behavioral Medicine, National Cheng Kung University College of Medicine, Tainan, Taiwan
    Chin J Physiol 48:223-9. 2005
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that use of bupropion in the late pregnancy may run a risk of enhancing the offspring's susceptibility to stress and cocaine reward in adulthood...
  48. ncbi request reprint Compulsive exercise acutely upregulates rat hippocampal brain-derived neurotrophic factor
    A M Huang
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Neural Transm 113:803-11. 2006
    ..We conclude that compulsive treadmill exercise with pre-familiarization acutely upregulates rat hippocampal BDNF gene expression...
  49. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine-disrupted sensory processing mediates conditioned place preference performance
    Chianfang G Cherng
    Institute of Medical Research, Chang Jung Christian University, Tainan 71101, Taiwan
    Behav Brain Res 182:103-8. 2007
    ..Taken together, we conclude that methamphetamine-induced CPP performance may be, in part, caused by methamphetamine-impaired sensory processing...
  50. ncbi request reprint Early-life fluoxetine exposure reduced functional deficits after hypoxic-ischemia brain injury in rat pups
    Ying Chao Chang
    Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Guang University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Neurobiol Dis 24:101-13. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that functional deficits after HI in the developing brain can be reduced by agents that enhance neural plasticity and neurogenesis through CREB activation...
  51. ncbi request reprint Pavlovian autoshaping procedures increase plasma corticosterone and levels of norepinephrine and serotonin in prefrontal cortex in rats
    Arthur Tomie
    Department of Psychology and Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University, 607 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8001, USA
    Behav Brain Res 153:97-105. 2004
    ..Autoshaping, therefore, may be useful for the study of endocrine and central processes associated with appetitive conditions...