John Monterosso

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Frontoparietal cortical activity of methamphetamine-dependent and comparison subjects performing a delay discounting task
    John R Monterosso
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:383-93. 2007
  2. pmc Neural substrates of resisting craving during cigarette cue exposure
    Arthur L Brody
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, 300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:642-51. 2007
  3. pmc The behavioral economics of will in recovery from addiction
    John Monterosso
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:S100-11. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Deficits in response inhibition associated with chronic methamphetamine abuse
    John R Monterosso
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:273-7. 2005
  5. pmc Effects of acute smoking on brain activity vary with abstinence in smokers performing the N-Back task: a preliminary study
    Jiansong Xu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Psychiatry Res 148:103-9. 2006
  6. pmc Effect of cigarette smoking on prefrontal cortical function in nondeprived smokers performing the Stroop Task
    Jiansong Xu
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 32:1421-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Cerebral metabolic dysfunction and impaired vigilance in recently abstinent methamphetamine abusers
    Edythe D London
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024 1759, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:770-8. 2005
  8. pmc Brain activity in cigarette smokers performing a working memory task: effect of smoking abstinence
    Jiansong Xu
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:143-50. 2005
  9. pmc Ventral striatal dopamine release in response to smoking a regular vs a denicotinized cigarette
    Arthur L Brody
    UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:282-9. 2009
  10. pmc Prefrontal hypoactivation during cognitive control in early abstinent methamphetamine-dependent subjects
    Liam J Nestor
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:287-95. 2011

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Frontoparietal cortical activity of methamphetamine-dependent and comparison subjects performing a delay discounting task
    John R Monterosso
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:383-93. 2007
    ..Therefore, while apparent inefficiency of cortical processing related to decision-making in MA abusers may contribute to the neural basis of enhanced delay discounting by this population, other factors remain to be identified...
  2. pmc Neural substrates of resisting craving during cigarette cue exposure
    Arthur L Brody
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, 300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:642-51. 2007
    ..We sought to determine changes in brain activity in response to cigarette cues when smokers actively resist craving...
  3. pmc The behavioral economics of will in recovery from addiction
    John Monterosso
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:S100-11. 2007
    ..We suggest that the bundling effect can also be discerned in the advice of 12-step programs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Deficits in response inhibition associated with chronic methamphetamine abuse
    John R Monterosso
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:273-7. 2005
    ..If such differences are established then response inhibition may serve as a marker for investigating MA abuse in basic science and clinical trials...
  5. pmc Effects of acute smoking on brain activity vary with abstinence in smokers performing the N-Back task: a preliminary study
    Jiansong Xu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Psychiatry Res 148:103-9. 2006
    ..This interaction merits further examination in larger studies specifically designed to consider this issue...
  6. pmc Effect of cigarette smoking on prefrontal cortical function in nondeprived smokers performing the Stroop Task
    Jiansong Xu
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 32:1421-8. 2007
    ..Even after brief abstinence from smoking, therefore, smokers exhibit compromised functional efficiency in the right FEF and adjacent precentral sulcus in a test of selective attention; and smoking ameliorates this condition...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cerebral metabolic dysfunction and impaired vigilance in recently abstinent methamphetamine abusers
    Edythe D London
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024 1759, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:770-8. 2005
    ..The links between cognitive impairment and these cerebral abnormalities are not established...
  8. pmc Brain activity in cigarette smokers performing a working memory task: effect of smoking abstinence
    Jiansong Xu
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:143-50. 2005
    ..Our aim, therefore, was to identify abnormalities in the circuitry that mediates working memory in nicotine-dependent subjects after they initiate abstinence from smoking...
  9. pmc Ventral striatal dopamine release in response to smoking a regular vs a denicotinized cigarette
    Arthur L Brody
    UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 34:282-9. 2009
    ..Thus, nicotine delivered through cigarette smoking appears to be important for ventral striatal DA release. Study findings also suggest that mood improvement from smoking is specifically related to ventral striatal DA release...
  10. pmc Prefrontal hypoactivation during cognitive control in early abstinent methamphetamine-dependent subjects
    Liam J Nestor
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:287-95. 2011
    ..These preliminary findings suggest that hypofunction in cortical areas that are important for executive function underlies cognitive control deficits associated with MA dependence...
  11. pmc Gender effects on mood and cigarette craving during early abstinence and resumption of smoking
    Jiansong Xu
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1653-61. 2008
    ..These differences may contribute to the greater likelihood of relapse when women try to quit smoking...
  12. pmc Short-term plasticity of gray matter associated with leptin deficiency and replacement
    Edythe D London
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E1212-20. 2011
    ..We previously reported that leptin supplementation increased gray matter (GM) concentration in the anterior cingulate gyrus (ACG), cerebellum, and inferior parietal lobule, areas that are also involved in food intake...
  13. pmc Working memory in cigarette smokers: comparison to non-smokers and effects of abstinence
    Adrianna Mendrek
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Addict Behav 31:833-44. 2006
    ..These findings provide further evidence for a deficit in working memory associated with acute abstinence from smoking, which may contribute to the difficulty of smoking cessation...
  14. pmc Effect of modafinil on learning and task-related brain activity in methamphetamine-dependent and healthy individuals
    Dara G Ghahremani
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:950-9. 2011
    ..These results suggest that modafinil may be a suitable pharmacological adjunct for enhancing the efficiency of cognitive-based therapies for MA dependence...
  15. pmc Positive and negative affect as predictors of urge to smoke: temporal factors and mediational pathways
    Adam M Leventhal
    Departments of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:262-7. 2013
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  16. pmc Neural components underlying behavioral flexibility in human reversal learning
    Dara G Ghahremani
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90065, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:1843-52. 2010
    ..These regions and lateral OFC represent distinct neural components that support behavioral flexibility important for adaptive learning...
  17. pmc Behavioral and neural evidence of incentive bias for immediate rewards relative to preference-matched delayed rewards
    Shan Luo
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14820-7. 2009
    ..This discrepancy may mark the contribution of self-control processes that are recruited during decision-making but that are absent when rewards are individually anticipated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Common substrates of dysphoria in stimulant drug abuse and primary depression: therapeutic targets
    Kate Baicy
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles California 90024, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 65:117-45. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Regional brain abnormalities in 22q11.2 deletion syndrome: association with cognitive abilities and behavioral symptoms
    Carrie E Bearden
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neurocase 10:198-206. 2004
    ..Although preliminary,these findings suggest a possible underlying pathophysiology of the cognitive deficits seen in this syndrome,and provide insight into complex gene-brain-behavior relationships...
  20. pmc Differences in cortical activity between methamphetamine-dependent and healthy individuals performing a facial affect matching task
    Doris E Payer
    Neuroscience Interdepartmental Program, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:93-102. 2008
    ..Together, the results point to cortical abnormalities that could underlie the socially inappropriate behaviors often shown by individuals who abuse MA...
  21. ncbi request reprint Differences in regional brain metabolism associated with marijuana abuse in methamphetamine abusers
    Bradley Voytek
    Department of Psychiatry, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Synapse 57:113-5. 2005
  22. pmc Striatal dopamine d2/d3 receptor availability is reduced in methamphetamine dependence and is linked to impulsivity
    Buyean Lee
    Department of Psychiatry, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14734-40. 2009
    ..12 corrected). The findings suggest that low striatal D(2)/D(3) receptor availability may mediate impulsive temperament and thereby influence addiction...
  23. pmc Effects of cigarette smoking and abstinence on Stroop task performance
    Catherine P Domier
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 195:1-9. 2007
    ..Selective attention may be important in this regard, but earlier literature presents inconsistent findings on how smoking abstinence and resumption of smoking influence this cognitive function...
  24. pmc Methamphetamine dependence and neuropsychological functioning: evaluating change during early abstinence
    Sara L Simon
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1759, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:335-44. 2010
    ..The purpose of this work was to assess neuropsychological functioning of individuals in early abstinence from methamphetamine dependence and to test for cognitive change over the first month of abstinence...
  25. doi request reprint The behavioral and neural effect of emotional primes on intertemporal decisions
    Shan Luo
    University of Southern California, SGM 501, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:283-91. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that incidental emotions affect intertemporal choice. Increased farsightedness after the fear prime may be explained by an 'inhibition spillover' effect. ..
  26. doi request reprint Neuroeconomics and the study of addiction
    John Monterosso
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 2520, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 72:107-12. 2012
    ..We also consider efforts to apply neuroeconomics to the study of self-control and discuss challenges for this area. We argue that neuroeconomic work has the potential to generate breakthrough research in addiction science...
  27. pmc Leptin replacement alters brain response to food cues in genetically leptin-deficient adults
    Kate Baicy
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:18276-9. 2007
    ..Leptin appears to modulate feeding behavior through these circuits, suggesting therapeutic targets for human obesity...
  28. pmc Severity of nicotine dependence moderates performance on perceptual-motor tests of attention
    Allen Azizian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Laboratory of Molecular Neuroimaging, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:599-606. 2008
    ..The findings suggest that severity of nicotine dependence and slowness in perceptual-motor tasks of attention share an underlying basis...
  29. pmc Smoking reduces conflict-related anterior cingulate activity in abstinent cigarette smokers performing a Stroop task
    Allen Azizian
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:775-82. 2010
    ..Resumption of smoking may enhance cognitive control in smokers, involving a reduction in ACC response conflict activity together with improvement in conflict resolution involving the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex...
  30. pmc Building blocks of self-control: increased tolerance for delay with bundled rewards
    George Ainslie
    Department of Psychiatry, Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Temple University, Pennsylvania 19320, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 79:37-48. 2003
    ..Because bundling in humans may be based on the perception that one's current choice is predictive of future choices, the data presented here may demonstrate an important building block of self-control...
  31. ncbi request reprint Comparing attentional bias to smoking cues in current smokers, former smokers, and non-smokers using a dot-probe task
    Ronald N Ehrman
    Treatment Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 67:185-91. 2002
    ..These results support further use of the dot-probe task as a measure of attentional bias in non-abstinent smokers and in individuals undergoing smoking cessation treatment...

Research Grants4

  1. BRAIN SUBSTRATES OF SELF-CONTROL IN ADDICTION
    John Monterosso; Fiscal Year: 2005
    DESCRIPTION: (Provided by Applicant) The goal of this K01 proposal is to provide John Monterosso, Ph.D., with the training and support to become an independent investigator in the field of clinical substance abuse research...
  2. Neural recruitment during self-control of smoking: An fMRI paradigm
    John Monterosso; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..With the primary procedures already operational and in use, this 2-year project should yield valuable insights into the substrates of self-control, with both basic science and clinical implications. ..