DON CHEREK

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychopharmacology of conduct disorder: current progress and future directions
    Oleg V Tcheremissine
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 77030, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:1109-16. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Fenfluramine effects on impulsivity in a sample of adults with and without history of conduct disorder
    D R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 152:149-56. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of gabapentin on laboratory measures of aggressive and escape responses of adult parolees with and without a history of conduct disorder
    Don R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 171:405-12. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of baclofen, a gamma-aminobutyric acid-B agonist, on laboratory measures of aggressive and escape responses of adult male parolees with and without a history of conduct disorder
    Don R Cherek
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 164:160-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Possible amotivational effects following marijuana smoking under laboratory conditions
    Don R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston, Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 10:26-38. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of chronic paroxetine administration on measures of aggressive and impulsive responses of adult males with a history of conduct disorder
    Don R Cherek
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 159:266-74. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of D-fenfluramine on simultaneous measures of aggressive escape and impulsive responses of adult males with and without a history of conduct disorder
    D R Cherek
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 157:221-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Executive cognitive functioning, alcohol, and aggression: comment on Giancola (2000)
    D R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas, Houston 77030, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 8:604-6; discussion 612-7. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute tiagabine administration on aggressive responses of adult male parolees
    Lori M Lieving
    University of Texas Houston, Health Science Center, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 22:144-52. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Response perseveration and adaptation in heavy marijuana-smoking adolescents
    Scott D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, USA
    Addict Behav 32:977-90. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychopharmacology of conduct disorder: current progress and future directions
    Oleg V Tcheremissine
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 77030, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:1109-16. 2004
    ..Critical issues in the effectiveness of the evidence-based pharmacotherapy for CD are raised and future directions of the psychopharmacology of CD are examined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fenfluramine effects on impulsivity in a sample of adults with and without history of conduct disorder
    D R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 152:149-56. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of gabapentin on laboratory measures of aggressive and escape responses of adult parolees with and without a history of conduct disorder
    Don R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 171:405-12. 2004
    ..The possible role of GABA in human aggression was evaluated by administering gabapentin to subjects with and without a history of conduct disorder and comparing the effects on laboratory measures of aggression and escape...
  4. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of baclofen, a gamma-aminobutyric acid-B agonist, on laboratory measures of aggressive and escape responses of adult male parolees with and without a history of conduct disorder
    Don R Cherek
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 164:160-7. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Possible amotivational effects following marijuana smoking under laboratory conditions
    Don R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston, Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 10:26-38. 2002
    ..Increasing the monetary value of the reinforcer diminished the acute marijuana effects on PR responding, suggesting that marijuana exerted an effect primarily on reinforcers of a smaller magnitude...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of chronic paroxetine administration on measures of aggressive and impulsive responses of adult males with a history of conduct disorder
    Don R Cherek
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 159:266-74. 2002
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of D-fenfluramine on simultaneous measures of aggressive escape and impulsive responses of adult males with and without a history of conduct disorder
    D R Cherek
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 157:221-7. 2001
    ..The role of serotonin in human aggression was evaluated by administering D-fenfluramine and comparing the effects on laboratory measures of aggression, escape and impulsivity among subjects with and without a history of conduct disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Executive cognitive functioning, alcohol, and aggression: comment on Giancola (2000)
    D R Cherek
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas, Houston 77030, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 8:604-6; discussion 612-7. 2000
    ..ECF is neither a necessary nor a sufficient condition to explain aggression following alcohol drinking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute tiagabine administration on aggressive responses of adult male parolees
    Lori M Lieving
    University of Texas Houston, Health Science Center, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 22:144-52. 2008
    ..A possible behavioral mechanism for the rate-decreasing effects on aggressive responding produced in the present study is that tiagabine may modify aggressive responding by suppressing reactions to aversive stimuli...
  10. ncbi request reprint Response perseveration and adaptation in heavy marijuana-smoking adolescents
    Scott D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, USA
    Addict Behav 32:977-90. 2007
    ..D., Cherek, D.R., Pietras, C.J., and Steinberg, J.L. (2005). Performance of heavy marijuana-smoking adolescents on a laboratory measure of motivation. Addictive Behaviors, 30, 815-828]...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of marijuana on temporal discriminations in humans
    Lori M Lieving
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030 3497, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 17:173-83. 2006
    ..The data are consistent with other studies on the effects of marijuana on time estimation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in aggressive responding to intravenous flumazenil administration in adult male parolees
    Oleg V Tcheremissine
    Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Texas, Health Science Center, 77030 3497, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 19:640-6. 2005
    ..Additional laboratory research is needed to better clarify the behavioural mechanisms by which BZD receptor antagonists modify human aggressive responding...
  13. ncbi request reprint Performance of heavy marijuana-smoking adolescents on a laboratory measure of motivation
    Scott D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund St, Houston, TX 77030, United States
    Addict Behav 30:815-28. 2005
    ..A significant correlation between cannabinoid levels and percent of earnings derived from the non-work option suggests that these effects could be associated with the presence of cannabinoids in the marijuana-smoking group...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of alprazolam on risky decision making in humans
    Scott D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UTHSC Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 181:364-73. 2005
    ..Recent data indicate that in the United States alprazolam is the benzodiazepine most frequently misused for recreational purposes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acute marijuana effects on human risk taking
    Scott D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:800-9. 2005
    ..Altered sensitivity to consequences may be a mechanism in drug-induced changes in risk taking. Possible neurobiological sites of action related to THC are discussed...
  16. pmc Marijuana effects on human forgetting functions
    Scott D Lane
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UTHSC Houston, 1300 Mousund Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 83:67-83. 2005
    ..The outcome is consistent with current nonhuman studies examining the role of the cannabinoid system on delayed matching procedures, and the data help illuminate one behavioral mechanism through which marijuana alters memory performance...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alcohol effects on human risk taking
    Scott D Lane
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 172:68-77. 2004
    ..Despite a well-established relationship between alcohol and risky behavior in the natural environment, laboratory investigations have not reliably shown acute alcohol effects on human risk-taking...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of methylphenidate on impulsive choice in adult humans
    Cynthia J Pietras
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Human Psychopharmacology Laboratory, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030 3497, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 170:390-8. 2003
    ..Little is known, however, about the effects of the stimulant methylphenidate on choice for delayed reinforcers in humans...
  19. ncbi request reprint Marijuana effects on sensitivity to reinforcement in humans
    Scott D Lane
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 26:520-9. 2002
    ..The data are discussed with regard to marijuana effects on dopamine/cannabinoid systems and adaptive behavior change...
  20. ncbi request reprint Modulation of human risky decision making by flunitrazepam
    Scott D Lane
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, 1300 Moursund Street, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 196:177-88. 2008
    ..Previous reports suggest that the misuse of the benzodiazepine flunitrazepam is associated with several forms of harmful risky behavior, including theft, violence, and intoxication-related auto accidents...
  21. ncbi request reprint Human proactive aggression: association with personality disorders and psychopathy
    Sylvain O Nouvion
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Aggress Behav 33:552-62. 2007
    ..These hypotheses were supported. These results suggest that proactive aggression may be identified in a laboratory-based task, and differences between proactive and reactive-only aggressors can be detected...

Research Grants23

  1. ALTERING BEHAVIORAL RISK FOR DRUG DEPENDENCE
    DON CHEREK; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Pharmacological effects of these therapeutics drugs on such behavior in a high risk population may provide information relating to alternative strategies in dealing with drug dependence. ..
  2. BEHAVIORAL MECHANISM IN HIGH RISK POPULATIONS
    DON CHEREK; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Demonstrating such fundamental differences may lead to different approaches in attempts to modify antisocial behavior among high risk populations with such behavioral tendencies. ..
  3. DRUGS OF ABUSE AND HUMAN AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR
    DON CHEREK; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Understanding the different biological factors involved in human aggression may lead to intervention/prevention strategies that will reduce the risk for substance dependence among high-risk populations. ..
  4. DRUGS OF ABUSE AND HUMAN AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR
    DON CHEREK; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..e., retaliation-attack or escape-flight. The project will provide information on how commonly used drugs interact with environmental factors to alter the responses of normal human volunteers to aggression-provoking situations...
  5. DRUGS OF ABUSE AND HUMAN AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR
    DON CHEREK; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  6. DRUGS OF ABUSE AND HUMAN AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR
    DON CHEREK; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results of such studies may guide and supplement future clinical studies aimed at the suppression of human aggression, which may in turn impact other impulse problem behaviors. ..