Rita A Fuchs

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Nucleus accumbens shell and core involvement in drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, CB no 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 200:545-56. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Interactions of the basolateral amygdala with the dorsal hippocampus and dorsomedial prefrontal cortex regulate drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, CB 3270, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 26:487-98. 2007
  3. pmc Basolateral amygdala involvement in memory reconsolidation processes that facilitate drug context-induced cocaine seeking
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 30:889-900. 2009
  4. pmc Extracellular signal-regulated kinase in the basolateral amygdala, but not the nucleus accumbens core, is critical for context-response-cocaine memory reconsolidation in rats
    Audrey M Wells
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:753-62. 2013
  5. pmc Dorsal hippocampal regulation of memory reconsolidation processes that facilitate drug context-induced cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Donna R Ramirez
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 30:901-12. 2009
  6. pmc Involvement of the lateral orbitofrontal cortex in drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Heather C Lasseter
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 30:1370-81. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Subregion-specific role of glutamate receptors in the nucleus accumbens on drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Xiaohu Xie
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Addict Biol 17:287-99. 2012
  8. pmc Interaction between the basolateral amygdala and dorsal hippocampus is critical for cocaine memory reconsolidation and subsequent drug context-induced cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Audrey M Wells
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3270, USA
    Learn Mem 18:693-702. 2011
  9. pmc Interaction of the basolateral amygdala and orbitofrontal cortex is critical for drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Heather C Lasseter
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:711-20. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Increases in dopamine D3 receptor binding in rats receiving a cocaine challenge at various time points after cocaine self-administration: implications for cocaine-seeking behavior
    Janet L Neisewander
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:1479-87. 2004

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Publications33

  1. pmc Nucleus accumbens shell and core involvement in drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, CB no 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 200:545-56. 2008
    ..However, it is not known whether the NAC or its subregions are critical for reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior produced by re-exposure to a previously cocaine-paired environmental context...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interactions of the basolateral amygdala with the dorsal hippocampus and dorsomedial prefrontal cortex regulate drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, CB 3270, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 26:487-98. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Basolateral amygdala involvement in memory reconsolidation processes that facilitate drug context-induced cocaine seeking
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 30:889-900. 2009
    ..These findings support the feasibility of novel pharmacotherapeutic approaches that selectively inhibit the reconsolidation of cocaine-related memories in order to prevent drug relapse...
  4. pmc Extracellular signal-regulated kinase in the basolateral amygdala, but not the nucleus accumbens core, is critical for context-response-cocaine memory reconsolidation in rats
    Audrey M Wells
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:753-62. 2013
    ..Together with prior research, these results suggest that contextual drug-memory reconsolidation in Pavlovian and instrumental settings involves distinct neuroanatomical mechanisms...
  5. pmc Dorsal hippocampal regulation of memory reconsolidation processes that facilitate drug context-induced cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Donna R Ramirez
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 30:901-12. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that the DH facilitates the reconsolidation of associative memories that maintain context-induced cocaine-seeking behavior, but it is not the site of anisomycin-sensitive memory restabilization per se...
  6. pmc Involvement of the lateral orbitofrontal cortex in drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Heather C Lasseter
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 30:1370-81. 2009
    ..Overall, these findings support the idea that OFC dysfunction may promote cue reactivity and enhance relapse propensity in cocaine users...
  7. doi request reprint Subregion-specific role of glutamate receptors in the nucleus accumbens on drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Xiaohu Xie
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Addict Biol 17:287-99. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Interaction between the basolateral amygdala and dorsal hippocampus is critical for cocaine memory reconsolidation and subsequent drug context-induced cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Audrey M Wells
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3270, USA
    Learn Mem 18:693-702. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Interaction of the basolateral amygdala and orbitofrontal cortex is critical for drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Heather C Lasseter
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:711-20. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Increases in dopamine D3 receptor binding in rats receiving a cocaine challenge at various time points after cocaine self-administration: implications for cocaine-seeking behavior
    Janet L Neisewander
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:1479-87. 2004
    ..Collectively, the findings suggest that regulatory responses of D3 receptors may be functionally related to changes in propensity for cocaine-seeking behavior...
  11. doi request reprint Effects of mGluR1 antagonism in the dorsal hippocampus on drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Xiaohu Xie
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, CB 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 208:1-11. 2010
    ..The functional integrity of the dorsal hippocampus (DH) is necessary for drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking. However, the neuropharmacological mechanisms of this phenomenon are poorly understood...
  12. doi request reprint Role of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the effects of cocaine-paired contextual stimuli on impulsive decision making in rats
    Xiaohu Xie
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, CB 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 223:271-9. 2012
    ..Thus, this study explored the effects of cocaine-paired contextual stimuli on impulsive decision making and the contribution of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChRs) to this phenomenon...
  13. doi request reprint Contribution of a mesocorticolimbic subcircuit to drug context-induced reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior in rats
    Heather C Lasseter
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 39:660-9. 2014
    ..Thus, a VTA-OFC-BLA neural circuit promotes drug context-induced motivated behavior. ..
  14. pmc Heroin-induced conditioned immunomodulation requires expression of IL-1β in the dorsal hippocampus
    Jennifer L Szczytkowski
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychology, CB 3270, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 30:95-102. 2013
    ..These results are the first to show a role for DH IL-1β expression in heroin-conditioned suppression of a proinflammatory immune response...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of the basolateral amygdala in stimulus-reward memory and extinction memory consolidation and in subsequent conditioned cued reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 23:2809-13. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of 7-OH-DPAT on cocaine-seeking behavior and on re-establishment of cocaine self-administration
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Box 871104, Tempe 85287 1104, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 72:623-32. 2002
    ..The findings suggest that following repeated administration, 7-OH-DPAT produces a transient increase (<2 h) in incentive motivation for cocaine that is followed by a protracted decrease in incentive motivation for cocaine...
  17. doi request reprint Prefrontal cortical regulation of drug seeking in animal models of drug relapse
    Heather C Lasseter
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 3:101-17. 2010
    ..Hence, from an addiction treatment perspective, it is necessary to fully explicate the involvement of the prefrontal cortex in drug relapse...
  18. pmc Role of a hippocampal SRC-family kinase-mediated glutamatergic mechanism in drug context-induced cocaine seeking
    Xiaohu Xie
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 38:2657-65. 2013
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  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of excitotoxic lesions of the basolateral amygdala on cocaine-seeking behavior and cocaine conditioned place preference in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, P O Box 871104, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Brain Res 929:15-25. 2002
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  20. ncbi request reprint Influence of chronic corticosterone and glucocorticoid receptor antagonism in the amygdala on fear conditioning
    Cheryl D Conrad
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Box 1104, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 81:185-99. 2004
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  21. pmc Involvement of amygdalar protein kinase A, but not calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II, in the reconsolidation of cocaine-related contextual memories in rats
    Amy A Arguello
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, CB 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 3270, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 231:55-65. 2014
    ..The basolateral amygdala (BLA) plays a critical role in cocaine memory reconsolidation and subsequent drug context-induced cocaine-seeking behavior; however, less is known about the cellular mechanisms of this phenomenon...
  22. pmc Ventral tegmental area-basolateral amygdala-nucleus accumbens shell neurocircuitry controls the expression of heroin-conditioned immunomodulation
    Jennifer L Szczytkowski
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Psychology, CB 3270, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Neuroimmunol 237:47-56. 2011
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  23. ncbi request reprint The role of the dorsomedial prefrontal cortex, basolateral amygdala, and dorsal hippocampus in contextual reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:296-309. 2005
    ..Thus, distinct but partially overlapping neural substrates mediate context-induced, explicit CS-induced, and cocaine-primed reinstatement of extinguished cocaine-seeking behavior...
  24. ncbi request reprint Potentiated reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior following D-amphetamine infusion into the basolateral amygdala
    Christopher C Ledford
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:1721-9. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that enhanced monoamine tone in the BLA potentiates the motivational effect and/or salience of cocaine-paired cues during reinstatement...
  25. ncbi request reprint Differential involvement of the core and shell subregions of the nucleus accumbens in conditioned cue-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, 173 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 176:459-65. 2004
    ..Thus, determination of the involvement of NAC subregions in conditioned cue-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking is warranted...
  26. ncbi request reprint Differential involvement of orbitofrontal cortex subregions in conditioned cue-induced and cocaine-primed reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Neurosci 24:6600-10. 2004
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  27. ncbi request reprint A BDNF infusion into the medial prefrontal cortex suppresses cocaine seeking in rats
    William J Berglind
    Department of Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 26:757-66. 2007
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  28. ncbi request reprint Potentiation of cocaine-primed reinstatement of drug seeking in female rats during estrus
    Tod E Kippin
    Department of Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 182:245-52. 2005
    ..However, the influence of the estrous cycle on cocaine-primed reinstatement has not been examined...
  29. pmc Different neural substrates mediate cocaine seeking after abstinence versus extinction training: a critical role for the dorsolateral caudate-putamen
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Neurosci 26:3584-8. 2006
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  30. ncbi request reprint Conditioned stimulus-induced reinstatement of extinguished cocaine seeking in C57BL/6 mice: a mouse model of drug relapse
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, 173 Ashley Ave, Suite 403, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Brain Res 973:99-106. 2003
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  31. ncbi request reprint Drug addiction, relapse, and the amygdala
    Ronald E See
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 985:294-307. 2003
    ..Together, these results reveal the importance of the amygdala as part of a corticolimbic circuit mediating both the acquisition and the expression of conditioning that plays a critical role in relapse to drug-seeking behavior...
  32. ncbi request reprint Basolateral amygdala inactivation abolishes conditioned stimulus- and heroin-induced reinstatement of extinguished heroin-seeking behavior in rats
    Rita A Fuchs
    Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina, 173 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 160:425-33. 2002
    ..It is unclear, however, whether the BLA plays a similar role in reinstatement of heroin-seeking behavior...
  33. ncbi request reprint Contributions of prolonged contingent and noncontingent cocaine exposure to enhanced reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats
    Tod E Kippin
    Department of Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 173 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 187:60-7. 2006
    ..However, the contributions of prolonged access to cocaine taking vs the pharmacologic effects of the consequent increased cocaine exposure on escalation of drug-seeking behaviors have not been investigated...