Alexander K Converse
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- Prenatal stress induces increased striatal dopamine transporter binding in adult nonhuman primatesAlexander K Converse
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin Electronic address
Biol Psychiatry 74:502-10. 2013....
- Positron emission tomography assessment of 8-OH-DPAT-mediated changes in an index of cerebral glucose metabolism in female marmosetsAlexander K Converse
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53704, USA
Neuroimage 60:447-55. 2012..Voxelwise mapping shows that 8-OH-DPAT reduces this index of glucose metabolism in medial occipital cortex, consistent with alterations in female sexual behavior...
- PET Measurement of rCBF in the presence of a neurochemical tracerAlexander K Converse
Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging, University of Wisconsin, T 121 Waisman Center, 1500 N Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
J Neurosci Methods 132:199-208. 2004..Comparing consecutive 6 min scans, reproducibility of relative rCBF and striatal [18F]fallypride concentration were 9 and 8%, respectively...
- 11C-(R)-PK11195 PET imaging of microglial activation and response to minocycline in zymosan-treated ratsAlexander K Converse
Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
J Nucl Med 52:257-62. 2011..A reproducible focal white matter lesion was used to reliably compare treatment conditions...
- Sensory processing disorder in a primate model: evidence from a longitudinal study of prenatal alcohol and prenatal stress effectsMary L Schneider
University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Kinesiology, 2175 Medical Sciences Center, 1300 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706 1532, USA
Child Dev 79:100-13. 2008..Moreover, prenatal stress significantly increased overall withdrawal responses to repetitive tactile stimulation compared to no prenatal stress...
- High-affinity dopamine D2/D3 PET radioligands 18F-fallypride and 11C-FLB457: a comparison of kinetics in extrastriatal regions using a multiple-injection protocolNicholas T Vandehey
Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 30:994-1007. 2010..In the presence of specific D(2)/D(3) binding in the cerebellum, reference region analysis methods will give a greater bias in BP(ND) with (11)C-FLB457 than with (18)F-fallypride...
- Moderate-level prenatal alcohol exposure alters striatal dopamine system function in rhesus monkeysMary L Schneider
Department of Kinesiology, The Harlow Center for Biological Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1685-97. 2005..In this study, we manipulated the timing of moderate-level alcohol exposure and compared the risk of adverse effects on striatal dopamine (DA) system function in rhesus monkeys...
- Changes in the α4β2* nicotinic acetylcholine system during chronic controlled alcohol exposure in nonhuman primatesAnsel T Hillmer
Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, United States Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1111 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, United States Electronic address
Drug Alcohol Depend 138:216-9. 2014..The present work used PET imaging to assay α4β2* nAChR binding levels of eight rhesus monkeys before and during controlled chronic ethanol intake...
- Sensory processing disorders in a nonhuman primate model: evidence for occupational therapy practiceMary L Schneider
Department of Kinesiology, Occupational Therapy Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, 2175 Medical Sciences Center, 1300 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53706 1532, USA
Am J Occup Ther 61:247-53. 2007..Aversive responsiveness was associated with up-regulated striatal dopamine receptor binding measured with positron emission tomography...
- Serotonin transporter genotype affects serotonin 5-HT1A binding in primatesBradley T Christian
Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
J Neurosci 33:2512-6. 2013....
- Orbitofrontal cortex lesions alter anxiety-related activity in the primate bed nucleus of stria terminalisAndrew S Fox
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
J Neurosci 30:7023-7. 2010..Thus it appears that an important function of the OFC in response to threat is to modulate the BNST, which may more directly influence the expression of BI...
- Positron-emitting resin microspheres as surrogates of 90Y SIR-Spheres: a radiolabeling and stability studyMiguel A Avila-Rodriguez
Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Nucl Med Biol 34:585-90. 2007..However, only resins labeled with (86)Y and (89)Zr proved to have the in vivo stability required for clinical applications...
- Noninvasive mapping of regional response to segmental allergen challenge using magnetic resonance imaging and [F-18]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomographyJames H Holmes
Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 83792, USA
Magn Reson Med 53:1243-50. 2005..This method demonstrates that fusion of functional and anatomic PET and MRI image data may be useful to elucidate the functional correlates of inflammatory processes in the lungs...
- Calling for help is independently modulated by brain systems underlying goal-directed behavior and threat perceptionAndrew S Fox
Waisman Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:4176-9. 2005..These findings in monkeys are relevant to humans and provide a conceptual neural framework to understand individual differences in how primates behave when in need of social support...
- Simultaneous PET imaging of rCBF and dopamine releaseALEXANDER CONVERSE; Fiscal Year: 2006....