Zheng Ming Ding

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Involvement of local serotonin-2A but not serotonin-1B receptors in the reinforcing effects of ethanol within the posterior ventral tegmental area of female Wistar rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Graduate Program in Medical Neuroscience, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 204:381-90. 2009
  2. pmc Differential effects of dopamine D2 and GABA(A) receptor antagonists on dopamine neurons between the anterior and posterior ventral tegmental area of female Wistar rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Institute of PsychiatricResearch, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 92:404-12. 2009
  3. pmc Sensitization of ventral tegmental area dopamine neurons to the stimulating effects of ethanol
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1571-81. 2009
  4. pmc Alcohol drinking and deprivation alter basal extracellular glutamate concentrations and clearance in the mesolimbic system of alcohol-preferring (P) rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Addict Biol 18:297-306. 2013
  5. pmc Repeated exposure of the posterior ventral tegmental area to nicotine increases the sensitivity of local dopamine neurons to the stimulating effects of ethanol
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol 46:217-23. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Ethanol increases glutamate neurotransmission in the posterior ventral tegmental area of female wistar rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:633-40. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The stimulating effects of ethanol on ventral tegmental area dopamine neurons projecting to the ventral pallidum and medial prefrontal cortex in female Wistar rats: regional difference and involvement of serotonin-3 receptors
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 216:245-55. 2011
  8. pmc Synergistic self-administration of ethanol and cocaine directly into the posterior ventral tegmental area: involvement of serotonin-3 receptors
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 340:202-9. 2012
  9. pmc Ethanol is self-administered into the nucleus accumbens shell, but not the core: evidence of genetic sensitivity
    Eric A Engleman
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:2162-71. 2009
  10. pmc Development of an oral operant nicotine/ethanol co-use model in alcohol-preferring (p) rats
    Sheketha R Hauser
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:1963-72. 2012

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Involvement of local serotonin-2A but not serotonin-1B receptors in the reinforcing effects of ethanol within the posterior ventral tegmental area of female Wistar rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Graduate Program in Medical Neuroscience, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 204:381-90. 2009
    ..5-HT(1B) and 5-HT(2A) receptors are involved in the effects of 5-HT and ethanol on VTA dopamine neurons...
  2. pmc Differential effects of dopamine D2 and GABA(A) receptor antagonists on dopamine neurons between the anterior and posterior ventral tegmental area of female Wistar rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Institute of PsychiatricResearch, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 92:404-12. 2009
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  3. pmc Sensitization of ventral tegmental area dopamine neurons to the stimulating effects of ethanol
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1571-81. 2009
    ..The current study tested the hypothesis that local exposure of the p-VTA to ethanol would increase the sensitivity of dopamine (DA) neurons to the stimulating effects of ethanol...
  4. pmc Alcohol drinking and deprivation alter basal extracellular glutamate concentrations and clearance in the mesolimbic system of alcohol-preferring (P) rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Addict Biol 18:297-306. 2013
    ..However, because the increased glutamate levels returned to normal after deprivation, elevated glutamate neurotransmission may not contribute to the initiation of relapse drinking...
  5. pmc Repeated exposure of the posterior ventral tegmental area to nicotine increases the sensitivity of local dopamine neurons to the stimulating effects of ethanol
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol 46:217-23. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Ethanol increases glutamate neurotransmission in the posterior ventral tegmental area of female wistar rats
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:633-40. 2012
    ..This study determined the neurochemical effects of both acute and repeated EtOH exposure on glutamate neurotransmission in the pVTA...
  7. doi request reprint The stimulating effects of ethanol on ventral tegmental area dopamine neurons projecting to the ventral pallidum and medial prefrontal cortex in female Wistar rats: regional difference and involvement of serotonin-3 receptors
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 216:245-55. 2011
    ..The serotonin-3 (5-HT(3)) receptor has been involved in the effects of EtOH on the mesolimbic system...
  8. pmc Synergistic self-administration of ethanol and cocaine directly into the posterior ventral tegmental area: involvement of serotonin-3 receptors
    Zheng Ming Ding
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 340:202-9. 2012
    ..Overall, the data indicate that the reinforcing properties of EtOH and cocaine interacted synergistically within the posterior VTA, and these synergistic effects were mediated, at least in part, by activation of local 5-HT₃ receptors...
  9. pmc Ethanol is self-administered into the nucleus accumbens shell, but not the core: evidence of genetic sensitivity
    Eric A Engleman
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:2162-71. 2009
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  10. pmc Development of an oral operant nicotine/ethanol co-use model in alcohol-preferring (p) rats
    Sheketha R Hauser
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:1963-72. 2012
    ..Alcohol abuse is frequently associated with nicotine (Nic) use. The current experiments were conducted to establish an oral operant ethanol + Nic (EtOH + Nic) co-use model and to characterize some aspects of EtOH + Nic co-use...
  11. pmc Gene expression within the extended amygdala of 5 pairs of rat lines selectively bred for high or low ethanol consumption
    William J McBride
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, 791 Union Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA Electronic address
    Alcohol 47:517-29. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Microinjections of acetaldehyde or salsolinol into the posterior ventral tegmental area increase dopamine release in the nucleus accumbens shell
    Gerald A Deehan
    Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:722-9. 2013
    ..The current study was undertaken to examine the dose-response effects of microinjections of ACD or SAL into the pVTA on DA efflux in the nucleus accumbens shell (AcbSh)...
  13. ncbi request reprint The reinforcing properties of salsolinol in the ventral tegmental area: evidence for regional heterogeneity and the involvement of serotonin and dopamine
    Zachary A Rodd
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:230-9. 2008
    ..The current study examined SAL self-infusions into the VTA, and determined the involvement of dopamine neurons and 5-HT3 receptors in this process...
  14. pmc Alcohol-preferring (P) rats are more sensitive than Wistar rats to the reinforcing effects of cocaine self-administered directly into the nucleus accumbens shell
    Simon N Katner
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 99:688-95. 2011
    ..Overall, the findings from this study support a genetic association between high alcohol preference and greater sensitivity to the reinforcing effects of cocaine...
  15. doi request reprint Nicotine modulates alcohol-seeking and relapse by alcohol-preferring (P) rats in a time-dependent manner
    Sheketha R Hauser
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, 46202 4887, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:43-54. 2012
    ..In humans, nicotine use can increase alcohol craving and consumption. The objectives of the current study were to assess the acute effects of nicotine on alcohol seeking and relapse at 2 different time points...
  16. pmc The posterior ventral tegmental area mediates alcohol-seeking behavior in alcohol-preferring rats
    Sheketha R Hauser
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 336:857-65. 2011
    ..Overall, the results suggest that the p-VTA is a neuroanatomical substrate mediating alcohol-seeking behavior and that activation of local DA neurons is involved...
  17. pmc Changes in gene expression within the ventral tegmental area following repeated excessive binge-like alcohol drinking by alcohol-preferring (P) rats
    William J McBride
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Alcohol 47:367-80. 2013
    ..Overall, the results of this study indicate that the repeated excessive binge-like alcohol drinking can change the expression of genes that may alter neuronal function in several ways, some of which may be deleterious. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Changes in gene expression within the extended amygdala following binge-like alcohol drinking by adolescent alcohol-preferring (P) rats
    William J McBride
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202, United States Electronic address
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 117:52-60. 2014
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  19. pmc Gene expression in the ventral tegmental area of 5 pairs of rat lines selectively bred for high or low ethanol consumption
    William J McBride
    Institute of Psychiatric Research, Department of Psychiatry, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 4887, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 102:275-85. 2012
    ....