Nina Urban

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neurobiology of addiction: insight from neurochemical imaging
    Nina B L Urban
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 35:521-41. 2012
  2. pmc Sustained recreational use of ecstasy is associated with altered pre and postsynaptic markers of serotonin transmission in neocortical areas: a PET study with [¹¹C]DASB and [¹¹C]MDL 100907
    Nina Bl Urban
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:1465-73. 2012
  3. pmc Dopamine release in chronic cannabis users: a [11c]raclopride positron emission tomography study
    Nina B L Urban
    New York State PsychiatricInstitute, Department of Psychiatry, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 71:677-83. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Imaging human reward processing with positron emission tomography and functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Nina B L Urban
    Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 221:67-77. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical imaging in schizophrenia
    Nina Urban
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 4:215-42. 2010
  6. pmc Sex differences in striatal dopamine release in young adults after oral alcohol challenge: a positron emission tomography imaging study with [¹¹C]raclopride
    Nina B L Urban
    Department of Psychiatry at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:689-96. 2010
  7. pmc Striatal and extrastriatal dopamine D2/D3 receptors in schizophrenia evaluated with [18F]fallypride positron emission tomography
    Lawrence S Kegeles
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:634-41. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Increased prefrontal cortical D₁ receptors in drug naive patients with schizophrenia: a PET study with [¹¹C]NNC112
    Anissa Abi-Dargham
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 26:794-805. 2012
  9. pmc Striatal and extrastriatal dopamine release measured with PET and [(18)F] fallypride
    Mark Slifstein
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Synapse 64:350-62. 2010
  10. pmc rTMS strategies for the study and treatment of schizophrenia: a review
    Arielle D Stanford
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, Cabrini Hospital, Mt Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:563-76. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Neurobiology of addiction: insight from neurochemical imaging
    Nina B L Urban
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 35:521-41. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed to understand fully how the interplay of various neurotransmitter systems contributes to addiction and to ultimately help to develop more effective treatment approaches...
  2. pmc Sustained recreational use of ecstasy is associated with altered pre and postsynaptic markers of serotonin transmission in neocortical areas: a PET study with [¹¹C]DASB and [¹¹C]MDL 100907
    Nina Bl Urban
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:1465-73. 2012
    ..Alterations in mood, cognition, and impulse control associated with these changes might contribute to sustain MDMA use. The reversibility of these changes upon abstinence remains to be firmly established...
  3. pmc Dopamine release in chronic cannabis users: a [11c]raclopride positron emission tomography study
    Nina B L Urban
    New York State PsychiatricInstitute, Department of Psychiatry, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 71:677-83. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Imaging human reward processing with positron emission tomography and functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Nina B L Urban
    Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 221:67-77. 2012
    ..The lack of correlation at the ROI level may be due to the small magnitude of release or to the particular dependence of BOLD on glutamatergic signaling...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurochemical imaging in schizophrenia
    Nina Urban
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 4:215-42. 2010
    ..As more imaging tools become available, this knowledge will expand and will lead to better detection of disease, as well as better therapeutic approaches...
  6. pmc Sex differences in striatal dopamine release in young adults after oral alcohol challenge: a positron emission tomography imaging study with [¹¹C]raclopride
    Nina B L Urban
    Department of Psychiatry at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:689-96. 2010
    ..We used a positron emission tomography paradigm with the D2/3 radiotracer [¹¹C]raclopride and an alcohol challenge to examine the magnitude of alcohol-induced dopamine release and compare it between young men and women...
  7. pmc Striatal and extrastriatal dopamine D2/D3 receptors in schizophrenia evaluated with [18F]fallypride positron emission tomography
    Lawrence S Kegeles
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:634-41. 2010
    ..We used positron emission tomography with [(18)F]fallypride to evaluate D(2)/D(3) receptors in both striatal and extrastriatal regions in schizophrenia...
  8. doi request reprint Increased prefrontal cortical D₁ receptors in drug naive patients with schizophrenia: a PET study with [¹¹C]NNC112
    Anissa Abi-Dargham
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 26:794-805. 2012
    ..We conclude that upregulation of D1 receptors in schizophrenia is related to the illness itself and may be corrected and normalized by chronic antipsychotic treatment...
  9. pmc Striatal and extrastriatal dopamine release measured with PET and [(18)F] fallypride
    Mark Slifstein
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Synapse 64:350-62. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc rTMS strategies for the study and treatment of schizophrenia: a review
    Arielle D Stanford
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, Cabrini Hospital, Mt Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 11:563-76. 2008
    ..Consideration of these factors among others may broaden the scope of utility of TMS for schizophrenia as well as enhance its efficacy...
  11. doi request reprint Temporo-parietal junction stimulation in the treatment of depersonalization disorder
    Antonio Mantovani
    Division of Brain Stimulation and Therapeutic Modulation, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 186:138-40. 2011
    ..After 3weeks of right temporo-parietal junction (TPJ) rTMS, 6/12 patients responded. Five responders received 3 more weeks of right TPJ rTMS showing 68% DPD symptoms improvement. Right TPJ rTMS was safe and effective...