Tracey L Wheeler

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Affiliation: George Mason University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A novel method for oral stimulant administration in the neonate rat and similar species
    Tracey L Wheeler
    Department of Psychology, MS 3F5, George Mason University, 4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    J Neurosci Methods 159:282-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term changes in fear conditioning and anxiety-like behavior following nicotine exposure in adult versus adolescent rats
    Laura N Smith
    Department of Psychology, George Mason University, MS 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 85:91-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Periadolescent nicotine administration produces enduring changes in dendritic morphology of medium spiny neurons from nucleus accumbens
    Craig G McDonald
    Department of Psychology, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, David King Hall Mail Stop 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Neurosci Lett 385:163-7. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Low-dose adolescent nicotine and methylphenidate have additive effects on adult behavior and neurochemistry
    Tracey L Wheeler
    Department of Psychology, Biopsychology, George Mason University, David King Hall Room 2086, 4400 University Drive MSN 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 103:723-34. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine causes age-dependent changes in gene expression in the adolescent female rat brain
    Oksana O Polesskaya
    Center for Biomedical Genomics and Informatics, George Mason University, Discovery Hall, mail stop 1J1, 10900 University Blvd, Manassas, VA 20110, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:126-40. 2007

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint A novel method for oral stimulant administration in the neonate rat and similar species
    Tracey L Wheeler
    Department of Psychology, MS 3F5, George Mason University, 4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    J Neurosci Methods 159:282-5. 2007
    ..We recommend employment of this alternative oral dosing technique as it is minimally invasive, can be used anytime during postnatal development, and does not depend upon voluntary consumption...
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term changes in fear conditioning and anxiety-like behavior following nicotine exposure in adult versus adolescent rats
    Laura N Smith
    Department of Psychology, George Mason University, MS 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 85:91-7. 2006
    ..Overall, nicotine-pretreatment during adolescence induced effects on behaviors related to fear and anxiety in adulthood, while comparable pretreatment during adulthood failed to produce significant residual effects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Periadolescent nicotine administration produces enduring changes in dendritic morphology of medium spiny neurons from nucleus accumbens
    Craig G McDonald
    Department of Psychology, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, David King Hall Mail Stop 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Neurosci Lett 385:163-7. 2005
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  4. doi request reprint Low-dose adolescent nicotine and methylphenidate have additive effects on adult behavior and neurochemistry
    Tracey L Wheeler
    Department of Psychology, Biopsychology, George Mason University, David King Hall Room 2086, 4400 University Drive MSN 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, United States
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 103:723-34. 2013
    ..To our knowledge this is the first study that has shown long-term behavioral and neurochemical changes stemming from low chronic exposure of these two commonly co-consumed stimulants during adolescence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine causes age-dependent changes in gene expression in the adolescent female rat brain
    Oksana O Polesskaya
    Center for Biomedical Genomics and Informatics, George Mason University, Discovery Hall, mail stop 1J1, 10900 University Blvd, Manassas, VA 20110, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:126-40. 2007
    ..Thus, the age of maximal gene expression response to nicotine in female rats corresponds approximately to the age of maximal behavioral response and the age of puberty...