Brian A McMillen

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Affiliation: East Carolina University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nicotine increases FosB expression within a subset of reward- and memory-related brain regions during both peri- and post-adolescence
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 191:891-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of DOV 102,677 on the volitional consumption of ethanol by Myers' high ethanol-preferring rat
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1866-71. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of NMDA glutamate receptor antagonist drugs on the volitional consumption of ethanol by a genetic drinking rat
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    Brain Res Bull 64:279-84. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Periadolescent nicotine exposure causes heterologous sensitization to cocaine reinforcement
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834 USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 509:161-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of a metabotropic, mglu5, glutamate receptor antagonist on ethanol consumption by genetic drinking rats
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 40:494-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Periadolescent nicotine exposure produces sensitization to reinforcement by diazepam in the rat
    Nissa L James-Walke
    Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, 600 Moye Blvd, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:31-6. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Effects of the non-competitive NMDA receptor antagonist memantine on the volitional consumption of ethanol by alcohol-preferring rats
    Gloria E Malpass
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 106:435-44. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of oral consumption of perchlorate, alone and in combination with ethanol, on plasma thyroid hormone and brain catecholamine concentrations in the rat
    Nissa L James-Walke
    Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, 600 Moye Blvd, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 99:340-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint On the role of monoamine oxidase-A for the maintenance of the volitional consumption of ethanol in two different rat models
    Benjamin T Mega
    Department of Pharmacology, Center for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Studies, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 366:319-26. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Conditioned taste aversion and the Myers' high-ethanol-preferring rat
    Lou Anne C Lucas
    Center for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Studies and Department of Pharmacology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:427-31. 2002

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Nicotine increases FosB expression within a subset of reward- and memory-related brain regions during both peri- and post-adolescence
    Ken Soderstrom
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 191:891-7. 2007
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  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of DOV 102,677 on the volitional consumption of ethanol by Myers' high ethanol-preferring rat
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1866-71. 2007
    ..Therefore, the inhibitor of norepinephrine, serotonin and dopamine uptake, DOV 102,677, was tested for its effects on the volitional consumption of ethanol by an ethanol-preferring rat strain...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of NMDA glutamate receptor antagonist drugs on the volitional consumption of ethanol by a genetic drinking rat
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    Brain Res Bull 64:279-84. 2004
    ..This interaction should be explored further for its therapeutic potential and to better understand the control by central neuronal systems of the consumption of ethanol...
  4. ncbi request reprint Periadolescent nicotine exposure causes heterologous sensitization to cocaine reinforcement
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834 USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 509:161-4. 2005
    ..0 mg/kg i.p. cocaine increased time in drug-paired chambers by 50% in control rats and 94% in nicotine-exposed animals. Thus, periadolescent nicotine exposure produced long-term sensitization to an indirect-acting dopamine agonist...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of a metabotropic, mglu5, glutamate receptor antagonist on ethanol consumption by genetic drinking rats
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 40:494-7. 2005
    ..To compare the effect of an antagonist of the mGlu5 glutamate receptor, 2-methyl-6-(phenylethynyl)pyridine (MPEP) on a test for anxiety and on the volitional consumption of ethanol...
  6. ncbi request reprint Periadolescent nicotine exposure produces sensitization to reinforcement by diazepam in the rat
    Nissa L James-Walke
    Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, 600 Moye Blvd, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:31-6. 2007
    ..This study supports a relationship between periadolescent nicotine priming and the production of persistent, behavioral adaptations in the young adult animal...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of the non-competitive NMDA receptor antagonist memantine on the volitional consumption of ethanol by alcohol-preferring rats
    Gloria E Malpass
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 106:435-44. 2010
    ..In conclusion, memantine may decrease ethanol consumption with fewer side effects than other NMDA receptor antagonists, such as phencyclidine (PCP), MK 801 and ketamine...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of oral consumption of perchlorate, alone and in combination with ethanol, on plasma thyroid hormone and brain catecholamine concentrations in the rat
    Nissa L James-Walke
    Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, 600 Moye Blvd, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 99:340-5. 2006
    ..The data suggest that the no-observed effect level of perchlorate consumption on thyroid hormone and brain catecholamine concentrations is above the 3000 microg/l concentration in the adult female rat...
  9. ncbi request reprint On the role of monoamine oxidase-A for the maintenance of the volitional consumption of ethanol in two different rat models
    Benjamin T Mega
    Department of Pharmacology, Center for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Studies, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 366:319-26. 2002
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Conditioned taste aversion and the Myers' high-ethanol-preferring rat
    Lou Anne C Lucas
    Center for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Studies and Department of Pharmacology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:427-31. 2002
    ..Male and female Myers' high-ethanol-preferring (mHEP) rats were compared to outbred controls in a taste aversion paradigm...
  11. pmc College students' responses to a 5/4 drinking question and maximum blood alcohol concentration calculated from a timeline followback questionnaire
    Brian A McMillen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:601-5. 2009
    ..However, some researchers have questioned the predictive validity of the 5/4 measure. This study tested whether such students attained extremely high blood alcohol concentrations (BACs) during the previous 30 days...