Stefanie Geisler

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Glutamatergic afferents of the ventral tegmental area in the rat
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Neurosci 27:5730-43. 2007
  2. pmc Functional implications of glutamatergic projections to the ventral tegmental area
    Stefanie Geisler
    Behavioral Neuroscience Branch, Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Intramural Research Program, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Rev Neurosci 19:227-44. 2008
  3. pmc Fos after single and repeated self-administration of cocaine and saline in the rat: emphasis on the Basal forebrain and recalibration of expression
    Daniel S Zahm
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:445-63. 2010
  4. pmc Prominent activation of brainstem and pallidal afferents of the ventral tegmental area by cocaine
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 33:2688-700. 2008
  5. pmc The mesopontine rostromedial tegmental nucleus: A structure targeted by the lateral habenula that projects to the ventral tegmental area of Tsai and substantia nigra compacta
    Thomas C Jhou
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Comp Neurol 513:566-96. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Neurotensin afferents of the ventral tegmental area in the rat: [1] re-examination of their origins and [2] responses to acute psychostimulant and antipsychotic drug administration
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1411 South Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 24:116-34. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Brain neurotensin, psychostimulants, and stress--emphasis on neuroanatomical substrates
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Peptides 27:2364-84. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint On the retention of neurotensin in the ventral tegmental area (VTA) despite destruction of the main neurotensinergic afferents of the VTA--implications for the organization of forebrain projections to the VTA
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 S Grand Boulevard, MO 63104, USA
    Brain Res 1087:87-104. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The lateral habenula: no longer neglected
    Stefanie Geisler
    Behavioral Neuroscience Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:484-9. 2008
  10. pmc Inputs to the midbrain dopaminergic complex in the rat, with emphasis on extended amygdala-recipient sectors
    Daniel S Zahm
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Comp Neurol 519:3159-88. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Glutamatergic afferents of the ventral tegmental area in the rat
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Neurosci 27:5730-43. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Functional implications of glutamatergic projections to the ventral tegmental area
    Stefanie Geisler
    Behavioral Neuroscience Branch, Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Intramural Research Program, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Rev Neurosci 19:227-44. 2008
    ..We conclude by developing a model of how the glutamatergic afferents might together contribute to the functions of the VTA...
  3. pmc Fos after single and repeated self-administration of cocaine and saline in the rat: emphasis on the Basal forebrain and recalibration of expression
    Daniel S Zahm
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:445-63. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Prominent activation of brainstem and pallidal afferents of the ventral tegmental area by cocaine
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 33:2688-700. 2008
    ..It is concluded that a previously unappreciated activation of pallidal and brainstem afferents may contribute to the modulation of dopaminergic neuronal activity following cocaine administration...
  5. pmc The mesopontine rostromedial tegmental nucleus: A structure targeted by the lateral habenula that projects to the ventral tegmental area of Tsai and substantia nigra compacta
    Thomas C Jhou
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Comp Neurol 513:566-96. 2009
    ..The RMTg may integrate multiple forebrain and brainstem inputs in relation to a dominant LHb input. Its outputs to neuromodulatory projection systems likely converge with direct LHb projections to those structures...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neurotensin afferents of the ventral tegmental area in the rat: [1] re-examination of their origins and [2] responses to acute psychostimulant and antipsychotic drug administration
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1411 South Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 24:116-34. 2006
    ..The up-regulation of neurotensin expression selectively in VTA-projecting neurons in the accumbens shell following methamphetamine administration may be an important factor in the development of behavioural sensitization...
  7. ncbi request reprint Brain neurotensin, psychostimulants, and stress--emphasis on neuroanatomical substrates
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Peptides 27:2364-84. 2006
    ..Finally, recent data about the actions of NT in processes underlying behavioral sensitization to psychostimulant drugs and the involvement of NT in the regulation of the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal gland axis are considered...
  8. ncbi request reprint On the retention of neurotensin in the ventral tegmental area (VTA) despite destruction of the main neurotensinergic afferents of the VTA--implications for the organization of forebrain projections to the VTA
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 S Grand Boulevard, MO 63104, USA
    Brain Res 1087:87-104. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The lateral habenula: no longer neglected
    Stefanie Geisler
    Behavioral Neuroscience Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:484-9. 2008
  10. pmc Inputs to the midbrain dopaminergic complex in the rat, with emphasis on extended amygdala-recipient sectors
    Daniel S Zahm
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    J Comp Neurol 519:3159-88. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Neurotensin antagonist acutely and robustly attenuates locomotion that accompanies stimulation of a neurotensin-containing pathway from rostrobasal forebrain to the ventral tegmental area
    Sheila M Reynolds
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, 1402 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 24:188-96. 2006
    ..The results demonstrate the capacity of a neurotensin-containing pathway from LPH-MPOA to VTA to modulate locomotion. This pathway may be important in linking hippocampal and mesolimbic mechanisms in normal behaviour and drug addiction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Afferents of the ventral tegmental area in the rat-anatomical substratum for integrative functions
    Stefanie Geisler
    Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    J Comp Neurol 490:270-94. 2005
    ..Given the importance of the VTA in basic behaviors, this organization might provide a basis for an extraordinary level of afferent integration...
  13. pmc Activation of afferents to the ventral tegmental area in response to acute amphetamine: a double-labelling study
    Joyce Colussi-Mas
    FRE CNRS 3006, Laboratoire de Neuropharmacologie, Universite Lyon 1, 69373 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Neurosci 26:1011-25. 2007
    ..This suggests that systemic amphetamine activates a wide population of neurons projecting to the VTA that may be important for the modulation of neurobehavioural plasticity produced by this psychostimulant...
  14. ncbi request reprint Morphologic and cytochemical criteria for the identification and delineation of individual subnuclei within the lateral habenular complex of the rat
    Stefanie Geisler
    Institut für Anatomie der Charité, Medizinische Fakultat der Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Philippstrasse 12, D 10098 Berlin, Germany
    J Comp Neurol 458:78-97. 2003
    ..From our results, it is expected that the further functional analysis of the lateral habenular complex will be facilitated considerably...