Amy C Janes

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Brain fMRI reactivity to smoking-related images before and during extended smoking abstinence
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 17:365-73. 2009
  2. pmc Neural substrates of attentional bias for smoking-related cues: an FMRI study
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:2339-45. 2010
  3. doi request reprint An increase in tobacco craving is associated with enhanced medial prefrontal cortex network coupling
    Amy C Janes
    McLean Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88228. 2014
  4. pmc GABA levels in the dorsal anterior cingulate cortex associated with difficulty ignoring smoking-related cues in tobacco-dependent volunteers
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:1113-20. 2013
  5. pmc Prefrontal and limbic resting state brain network functional connectivity differs between nicotine-dependent smokers and non-smoking controls
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:252-9. 2012
  6. pmc Association between CHRNA5 genetic variation at rs16969968 and brain reactivity to smoking images in nicotine dependent women
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:7-13. 2012
  7. pmc Brain reactivity to smoking cues prior to smoking cessation predicts ability to maintain tobacco abstinence
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:722-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The involvement of type IV phosphodiesterases in cocaine-induced sensitization and subsequent pERK expression in the mouse nucleus accumbens
    Amy C Janes
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 206:177-85. 2009
  9. pmc Anterior cingulate proton spectroscopy glutamate levels differ as a function of smoking cessation outcome
    Yasmin Mashhoon
    McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, United States
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:1709-13. 2011
  10. doi request reprint A method for conducting functional MRI studies in alert nonhuman primates: initial results with opioid agonists in male cynomolgus monkeys
    Marc J Kaufman
    McLean Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 21:323-31. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Brain fMRI reactivity to smoking-related images before and during extended smoking abstinence
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 17:365-73. 2009
    ..In some brain regions, fMRI smoking cue reactivity is increased during extended smoking abstinence in comparison to the prequit state, which may contribute to persisting relapse vulnerability...
  2. pmc Neural substrates of attentional bias for smoking-related cues: an FMRI study
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:2339-45. 2010
    ..Treatments capable of inhibiting shifts to drug cue-induced memories and internal states may lead to personalized tobacco dependence treatment for smokers with high attentional bias to smoking-related stimuli...
  3. doi request reprint An increase in tobacco craving is associated with enhanced medial prefrontal cortex network coupling
    Amy C Janes
    McLean Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e88228. 2014
    ..This is the first demonstration confirming that an increase in craving is associated with enhanced brain region interactions, which may play a role in the experience of craving. ..
  4. pmc GABA levels in the dorsal anterior cingulate cortex associated with difficulty ignoring smoking-related cues in tobacco-dependent volunteers
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:1113-20. 2013
    ..This newly discovered relationship between dACC GABA and attentional bias provides evidence for a neurochemical target, which may aid smoking cessation in highly cue-reactive individuals...
  5. pmc Prefrontal and limbic resting state brain network functional connectivity differs between nicotine-dependent smokers and non-smoking controls
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:252-9. 2012
    ..To investigate whether networks containing these regions differ between nicotine dependent female smokers and age-matched female non-smokers, we employed functional MRI (fMRI) at rest...
  6. pmc Association between CHRNA5 genetic variation at rs16969968 and brain reactivity to smoking images in nicotine dependent women
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:7-13. 2012
    ..The relationship between this SNP and other factors contributing to smoking behavior such as smoking cue reactivity is unclear...
  7. pmc Brain reactivity to smoking cues prior to smoking cessation predicts ability to maintain tobacco abstinence
    Amy C Janes
    Brain Imaging Center McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:722-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) reactivity to smoking-related cues, measured before a quit attempt, could identify smokers with heightened relapse vulnerability...
  8. doi request reprint The involvement of type IV phosphodiesterases in cocaine-induced sensitization and subsequent pERK expression in the mouse nucleus accumbens
    Amy C Janes
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 206:177-85. 2009
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  9. pmc Anterior cingulate proton spectroscopy glutamate levels differ as a function of smoking cessation outcome
    Yasmin Mashhoon
    McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill St, Belmont, MA 02478, United States
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:1709-13. 2011
    ..Growing evidence suggests that glutamate neurotransmission is involved in mediating nicotine dependence. We hypothesized that prior to a cessation attempt, dACC glutamate levels would be lower in relapse vulnerable smokers...
  10. doi request reprint A method for conducting functional MRI studies in alert nonhuman primates: initial results with opioid agonists in male cynomolgus monkeys
    Marc J Kaufman
    McLean Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 21:323-31. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that our fMRI approach could be informative for comparing effects of opioid agonists...
  11. pmc A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of the NMDA glycine site antagonist, GW468816, for prevention of relapse to smoking in females
    A Eden Evins
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:597-602. 2011
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  12. pmc Role of the orbitofrontal cortex and dorsal striatum in regulating the dose-related effects of self-administered cocaine
    Kathleen M Kantak
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Behav Brain Res 201:128-36. 2009
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  13. pmc Positive reinforcement training in squirrel monkeys using clicker training
    Timothy E Gillis
    McLean Imaging Center, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts
    Am J Primatol 74:712-20. 2012
    ..These findings warrant future studies to determine whether PRT may be useful in reducing stress-induced experimental confounds in studies involving squirrel monkeys...
  14. pmc Medial temporal lobe functioning and structure in the spontaneously hypertensive rat: comparison with Wistar-Kyoto normotensive and Wistar-Kyoto hypertensive strains
    Audrey M Wells
    Department of Psychology, Program in Neuroscience and CELEST Science of Learning Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Hippocampus 20:787-97. 2010
    ..The latter characteristics might be used to develop a new animal model of age- or disease-related decline in hippocampal functioning...