Dustin J Stairs

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Affiliation: Creighton University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rate-dependent effects of bupropion on nicotine self-administration and food-maintained responding in rats
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, Jacksonville State University, 700 Pelhan Road North, Jacksonville, AL 36265, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 90:701-11. 2008
  2. pmc Nicotine and cocaine self-administration using a multiple schedule of intravenous drug and sucrose reinforcement in rats
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska 68178 0321, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 21:182-93. 2010
  3. pmc Environmental-induced differences in corticosterone and glucocorticoid receptor blockade of amphetamine self-administration in rats
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, Creighton University, Hixson Lied, Room 308 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178 0321, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 218:293-301. 2011
  4. pmc Lobelane decreases methamphetamine self-administration in rats
    Nichole M Neugebauer
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 571:33-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of environmental enrichment on extinction and reinstatement of amphetamine self-administration and sucrose-maintained responding
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0509, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 17:597-604. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Effects of environmental enrichment on nicotine-induced sensitization and cross-sensitization to d-amphetamine in rats
    Emily Adams
    Creighton University, Department of Psychology, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 129:247-53. 2013
  7. pmc Neurobehavioral effects of environmental enrichment and drug abuse vulnerability
    Dustin J Stairs
    Creighton University, Department of Psychology, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 92:377-82. 2009

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Rate-dependent effects of bupropion on nicotine self-administration and food-maintained responding in rats
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, Jacksonville State University, 700 Pelhan Road North, Jacksonville, AL 36265, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 90:701-11. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the results from the present study suggest that motivational variables (i.e. food deprivation) may be used to control for response rate differences maintained by drug and non-drug reinforcers...
  2. pmc Nicotine and cocaine self-administration using a multiple schedule of intravenous drug and sucrose reinforcement in rats
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska 68178 0321, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 21:182-93. 2010
    ..These results indicate that i.v. nicotine maintains responding under a multiple schedule. This procedure may be useful when studying the specificity of drug pretreatments on nicotine self-administration...
  3. pmc Environmental-induced differences in corticosterone and glucocorticoid receptor blockade of amphetamine self-administration in rats
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, Creighton University, Hixson Lied, Room 308 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178 0321, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 218:293-301. 2011
    ..Rats raised in isolation self-administer more amphetamine than rats raised in enrichment...
  4. pmc Lobelane decreases methamphetamine self-administration in rats
    Nichole M Neugebauer
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 571:33-8. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of environmental enrichment on extinction and reinstatement of amphetamine self-administration and sucrose-maintained responding
    Dustin J Stairs
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0509, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 17:597-604. 2006
    ..Environmental enrichment also raised the reinstatement threshold specific to the amphetamine prime, suggesting a reduction in the incentive motivational effect of amphetamine...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of environmental enrichment on nicotine-induced sensitization and cross-sensitization to d-amphetamine in rats
    Emily Adams
    Creighton University, Department of Psychology, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 129:247-53. 2013
    ..Although previous nicotine exposure can increase sensitivity to stimulant drugs, rats raised in enriched conditions (EC) show, decreased sensitivity to psychostimulant drugs compared to rats raised in isolation conditions (IC)...
  7. pmc Neurobehavioral effects of environmental enrichment and drug abuse vulnerability
    Dustin J Stairs
    Creighton University, Department of Psychology, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 92:377-82. 2009
    ..Some critical neural mechanisms that may mediate the behavioral changes are postulated, along with some notes of caution about the limitations of the work cited...