Alicja Lerner

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Involvement of insula and cingulate cortices in control and suppression of natural urges
    Alicja Lerner
    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:218-23. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of neuronal circuits involved in tic generation in patients with Tourette syndrome
    A Lerner
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2035, USA
    Neurology 68:1979-87. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Olfactory pathogenesis of idiopathic Parkinson disease revisited
    Alicja Lerner
    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1076-84. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased midbrain gray matter in Tourette's syndrome
    Gaetan Garraux
    Human Motor Control Section, Medical Neurology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1428, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:381-5. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Small effect of dopamine release and no effect of dopamine depletion on [18F]fallypride binding in healthy humans
    Vanessa L Cropley
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 0135, USA
    Synapse 62:399-408. 2008
  6. pmc Decreased neurokinin-1 (substance P) receptor binding in patients with panic disorder: positron emission tomographic study with [18F]SPA-RQ
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:94-7. 2009
  7. pmc Quantitation of cannabinoid CB1 receptors in healthy human brain using positron emission tomography and an inverse agonist radioligand
    Garth E Terry
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuroimage 48:362-70. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Brain incorporation of 11C-arachidonic acid, blood volume, and blood flow in healthy aging: a study with partial-volume correction
    Giampiero Giovacchini
    Brain Physiology and Metabolism Section, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1180, USA
    J Nucl Med 45:1471-9. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter: gene, genetic disorders, and pharmacogenetics
    Dennis L Murphy
    Laboratory of Clinical Science, Building 10, Room 3D41, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1264, NIMH, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Mol Interv 4:109-23. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral blood flow correlates of the severity of writer's cramp symptoms
    Alicja Lerner
    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1428, USA
    Neuroimage 21:904-13. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Involvement of insula and cingulate cortices in control and suppression of natural urges
    Alicja Lerner
    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:218-23. 2009
    ..These results suggest a central role for the insula possibly together with ACC in suppression of blinking...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of neuronal circuits involved in tic generation in patients with Tourette syndrome
    A Lerner
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2035, USA
    Neurology 68:1979-87. 2007
    ..To identify brain regions generating tics in patients with Tourette syndrome using sleep as a baseline...
  3. doi request reprint Olfactory pathogenesis of idiopathic Parkinson disease revisited
    Alicja Lerner
    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1076-84. 2008
    ..We also suggest some biomarkers for early stages of PD. Additionally, we present and discuss the possibility that a prion-like process underlies the neurodegenerative changes in PD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Increased midbrain gray matter in Tourette's syndrome
    Gaetan Garraux
    Human Motor Control Section, Medical Neurology Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1428, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:381-5. 2006
    ..To investigate cerebral structure in Tourette's syndrome (TS)...
  5. doi request reprint Small effect of dopamine release and no effect of dopamine depletion on [18F]fallypride binding in healthy humans
    Vanessa L Cropley
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 0135, USA
    Synapse 62:399-408. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that [18F]fallypride is useful for measuring amphetamine-induced dopamine release, but may be unreliable for estimating tonic dopamine levels, in striatum and extrastriatal regions of healthy humans...
  6. pmc Decreased neurokinin-1 (substance P) receptor binding in patients with panic disorder: positron emission tomographic study with [18F]SPA-RQ
    Yota Fujimura
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:94-7. 2009
    ..We also sought to determine if a drug-induced panic attack releases substance P in brain, as measured by decreased binding of [(18)F]SPA-RQ...
  7. pmc Quantitation of cannabinoid CB1 receptors in healthy human brain using positron emission tomography and an inverse agonist radioligand
    Garth E Terry
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neuroimage 48:362-70. 2009
    ..These results suggest that brain uptake can be used for within subject studies (e.g., to measure receptor occupancy by medications) but that distribution volume remains the gold standard for accurate measurements between groups...
  8. ncbi request reprint Brain incorporation of 11C-arachidonic acid, blood volume, and blood flow in healthy aging: a study with partial-volume correction
    Giampiero Giovacchini
    Brain Physiology and Metabolism Section, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1180, USA
    J Nucl Med 45:1471-9. 2004
    ..Animal studies suggest reduction in the activity of this signaling system with age. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of healthy aging on brain incorporation of 11C-AA, before and after partial-volume correction (PVC)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter: gene, genetic disorders, and pharmacogenetics
    Dennis L Murphy
    Laboratory of Clinical Science, Building 10, Room 3D41, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1264, NIMH, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Mol Interv 4:109-23. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral blood flow correlates of the severity of writer's cramp symptoms
    Alicja Lerner
    Human Motor Control Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1428, USA
    Neuroimage 21:904-13. 2004
    ..Recent studies provide evidence that one element might be a sensory processing defect. We performed a PET study with O(15) H(2)O to find out in which brain areas activity correlates with the severity of writer's cramp symptoms...