Liam Nestor

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Increased ventral striatal BOLD activity during non-drug reward anticipation in cannabis users
    Liam Nestor
    School of Psychology and Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
    Neuroimage 49:1133-43. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between quantitative EEG and neurocognition in methamphetamine-dependent volunteers
    Thomas F Newton
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Neuropsychiatric Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Room A7 372, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:194-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Cocaine and methamphetamine produce different patterns of subjective and cardiovascular effects
    Thomas F Newton
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Room A7 372, 740 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 82:90-7. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Learning and memory deficits in ecstasy users and their neural correlates during a face-learning task
    Gloria M P Roberts
    School of Psychology and Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Brain Res 1292:71-81. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Differences in "bottom-up" and "top-down" neural activity in current and former cigarette smokers: Evidence for neural substrates which may promote nicotine abstinence through increased cognitive control
    Liam Nestor
    School of Psychology and Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Neuroimage 56:2258-75. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Increased ventral striatal BOLD activity during non-drug reward anticipation in cannabis users
    Liam Nestor
    School of Psychology and Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
    Neuroimage 49:1133-43. 2010
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  2. ncbi request reprint Association between quantitative EEG and neurocognition in methamphetamine-dependent volunteers
    Thomas F Newton
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Neuropsychiatric Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Room A7 372, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:194-8. 2004
    ..Exposure to methamphetamine is associated with long-lasting reductions in markers for dopaminergic neurons in preclinical models and in humans. These changes may be associated with alterations in brain electrical activity and in cognition...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cocaine and methamphetamine produce different patterns of subjective and cardiovascular effects
    Thomas F Newton
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Room A7 372, 740 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 82:90-7. 2005
    ..We predict that these differences may impact drug use and relapse patterns, and may have implications in medications development for these addictive disorders...
  4. doi request reprint Learning and memory deficits in ecstasy users and their neural correlates during a face-learning task
    Gloria M P Roberts
    School of Psychology and Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Brain Res 1292:71-81. 2009
    ..These ecstasy-specific effects may be related to the vulnerability of isocortical and allocortical regions to the neurotoxic effects of ecstasy...
  5. doi request reprint Differences in "bottom-up" and "top-down" neural activity in current and former cigarette smokers: Evidence for neural substrates which may promote nicotine abstinence through increased cognitive control
    Liam Nestor
    School of Psychology and Institute of Neuroscience, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Neuroimage 56:2258-75. 2011
    ..These findings may suggest that elevated topdown control might be an important characteristic of successful abstinence in individuals formerly dependent on nicotine...