Amine Bahi

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Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Country: United Arab Emirates

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Selective lentiviral-mediated suppression of microRNA124a in the hippocampus evokes antidepressants-like effects in rats
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 46:78-87. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic psychosocial stress causes delayed extinction and exacerbates reinstatement of ethanol-induced conditioned place preference in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, UAE
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 231:367-77. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Striatal modulation of BDNF expression using microRNA124a-expressing lentiviral vectors impairs ethanol-induced conditioned-place preference and voluntary alcohol consumption
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Eur J Neurosci 38:2328-37. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Increased anxiety, voluntary alcohol consumption and ethanol-induced place preference in mice following chronic psychosocial stress
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Stress 16:441-51. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Influence of the novel histamine H₃ receptor antagonist ST1283 on voluntary alcohol consumption and ethanol-induced place preference in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, United Arab Emirates University, Tawam Medical Campus, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 228:85-95. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Ghrelin knockout mice show decreased voluntary alcohol consumption and reduced ethanol-induced conditioned place preference
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Peptides 43:48-55. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Individual differences in elevated plus-maze exploration predicted higher ethanol consumption and preference in outbred mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 105:83-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Hippocampus-specific deletion of tissue plasminogen activator "tPA" in adult mice impairs depression- and anxiety-like behaviors
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:672-82. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Involvement of nucleus accumbens dopamine D1 receptors in ethanol drinking, ethanol-induced conditioned place preference, and ethanol-induced psychomotor sensitization in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Tawam Medical Campus, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:141-53. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The selective metabotropic glutamate receptor 7 allosteric agonist AMN082 prevents reinstatement of extinguished ethanol-induced conditioned place preference in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, FMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 101:193-200. 2012

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Selective lentiviral-mediated suppression of microRNA124a in the hippocampus evokes antidepressants-like effects in rats
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 46:78-87. 2014
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  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic psychosocial stress causes delayed extinction and exacerbates reinstatement of ethanol-induced conditioned place preference in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, UAE
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 231:367-77. 2014
    ..We have shown previously, using an animal model of voluntary ethanol intake and ethanol-conditioned place preference (EtOH-CPP), that exposure to chronic psychosocial stress induces increased ethanol intake and EtOH-CPP acquisition in mice...
  3. doi request reprint Striatal modulation of BDNF expression using microRNA124a-expressing lentiviral vectors impairs ethanol-induced conditioned-place preference and voluntary alcohol consumption
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Eur J Neurosci 38:2328-37. 2013
    ..Importantly, LV-miR124a, LV-siR124a and LV-BDNF have no effect on saccharin and quinine intake. Our findings indicate that striatal miR124a and BDNF signaling have crucial roles in alcohol consumption and ethanol conditioned reward...
  4. doi request reprint Increased anxiety, voluntary alcohol consumption and ethanol-induced place preference in mice following chronic psychosocial stress
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Stress 16:441-51. 2013
    ..Taken together, these data demonstrate the long-term consequences of chronic psychosocial stress on alcohol intake in male mice, suggesting chronic stress as a risk factor for developing alcohol consumption and/or anxiety disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Influence of the novel histamine H₃ receptor antagonist ST1283 on voluntary alcohol consumption and ethanol-induced place preference in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, United Arab Emirates University, Tawam Medical Campus, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 228:85-95. 2013
    ..Growing evidence supports a role for the central histaminergic system to have a modulatory influence on drug addiction in general and alcohol-use disorders in particular through histamine H3 receptors (H3R)...
  6. doi request reprint Ghrelin knockout mice show decreased voluntary alcohol consumption and reduced ethanol-induced conditioned place preference
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Peptides 43:48-55. 2013
    ..Our findings reveal a major, novel role for ghrelin in mediating ethanol behavior, and add to growing evidence that ghrelin is a key mediator of the effects of multiple abused drugs...
  7. doi request reprint Individual differences in elevated plus-maze exploration predicted higher ethanol consumption and preference in outbred mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, CMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 105:83-8. 2013
    ..Taken together, these findings suggest a correlative link between trait anxiety and the behavioral responses to ethanol...
  8. doi request reprint Hippocampus-specific deletion of tissue plasminogen activator "tPA" in adult mice impairs depression- and anxiety-like behaviors
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Tawam Medical Campus, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:672-82. 2012
    ..Together, our results imply that tPA manipulation may provide an effective therapeutic intervention for depression and anxiety disorders...
  9. doi request reprint Involvement of nucleus accumbens dopamine D1 receptors in ethanol drinking, ethanol-induced conditioned place preference, and ethanol-induced psychomotor sensitization in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Tawam Medical Campus, PO Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:141-53. 2012
    ..Dopamine D1 receptor (D1R) signaling has been associated to ethanol consumption and reward in laboratory animals...
  10. doi request reprint The selective metabotropic glutamate receptor 7 allosteric agonist AMN082 prevents reinstatement of extinguished ethanol-induced conditioned place preference in mice
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, FMHS, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 101:193-200. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Involvement of tissue plasminogen activator "tPA" in ethanol-induced locomotor sensitization and conditioned-place preference
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, P O Box 17666, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Behav Brain Res 226:250-8. 2012
    ..Targeting the tissue plasminogen activator system would provide new therapeutic approaches to the treatment of alcoholism...
  12. doi request reprint The pre-synaptic metabotropic glutamate receptor 7 "mGluR7" is a critical modulator of ethanol sensitivity in mice
    A Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Tawam Medical Campus, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Neuroscience 199:13-23. 2011
    ..Thus, pharmacological targeting mGluR7 with AMN082-like compounds might be a potential means to tackle ethanol abuse and alcoholism in the future...
  13. pmc Viral-mediated knockdown of mGluR7 in the nucleus accumbens mediates excessive alcohol drinking and increased ethanol-elicited conditioned place preference in rats
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:2109-19. 2013
    ..Taken together, these findings clearly demonstrate that mGluR7 signaling within the NAcc is a key modulator of functional responses to ethanol and offer an important target for regulating the addictive effects of alcohol. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Anxiolytic and antidepressant-like activities of the novel and potent non-imidazole histamine H3 receptor antagonist ST-1283
    Amine Bahi
    Department of Anatomy, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Drug Des Devel Ther 8:627-37. 2014
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