S Erb

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Effects of central neurokinin-1 receptor antagonism on cocaine- and opiate-induced locomotor activity and self-administration behaviour in rats
    Franca M Placenza
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3G3
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 84:94-101. 2006
  2. ncbi Footshock stress reinstates cocaine seeking in rats after extended post-stress delays
    Zenya J Brown
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Life Science, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 195:61-70. 2007
  3. doi Repeated intravenous administrations of teneurin-C terminal associated peptide (TCAP)-1 attenuates reinstatement of cocaine seeking by corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) in rats
    Suzanne Erb
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada Department of Cell and Systems Biology, University of Toronto, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada Electronic address
    Behav Brain Res 269:1-5. 2014
  4. ncbi Stress-induced relapse to drug seeking in the rat: role of the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis and amygdala
    S Erb
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd W, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Stress 4:289-303. 2001
  5. doi Evaluation of the relationship between anxiety during withdrawal and stress-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    Suzanne Erb
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M1C 1A4
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:798-807. 2010
  6. ncbi A study of the lasting effects of cocaine pre-exposure on anxiety-like behaviors under baseline conditions and in response to central injections of corticotropin-releasing factor
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 85:206-13. 2006
  7. ncbi A role for corticotropin-releasing factor in the long-term expression of behavioral sensitization to cocaine
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Departments of Life Science and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 172:360-4. 2006
  8. ncbi Central injections of CRF reinstate cocaine seeking in rats after postinjection delays of up to 3 h: an influence of time and environmental context
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Life Science, University of Toronto at Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 187:112-20. 2006
  9. ncbi Cocaine pre-exposure enhances CRF-induced expression of c-fos mRNA in the central nucleus of the amygdala: an effect that parallels the effects of cocaine pre-exposure on CRF-induced locomotor activity
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Departments of Life Science and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, Ont, Canada M1C 1A4
    Neurosci Lett 383:209-14. 2005
  10. ncbi Prior, repeated exposure to cocaine potentiates locomotor responsivity to central injections of corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) in rats
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Departments of Life Sciences and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada M1A 1C4
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 170:383-9. 2003

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  1. ncbi Effects of central neurokinin-1 receptor antagonism on cocaine- and opiate-induced locomotor activity and self-administration behaviour in rats
    Franca M Placenza
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3G3
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 84:94-101. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that endogenous activity at NK-1 receptors may play a specific role in opiate-induced, but not cocaine-induced, locomotor activation and reinforcement...
  2. ncbi Footshock stress reinstates cocaine seeking in rats after extended post-stress delays
    Zenya J Brown
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Life Science, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 195:61-70. 2007
    ..It is not known, however, whether footshock is effective in inducing reinstatement if a post-stress delay is imposed before testing for reinstatement...
  3. doi Repeated intravenous administrations of teneurin-C terminal associated peptide (TCAP)-1 attenuates reinstatement of cocaine seeking by corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) in rats
    Suzanne Erb
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada Department of Cell and Systems Biology, University of Toronto, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada Electronic address
    Behav Brain Res 269:1-5. 2014
    ....
  4. ncbi Stress-induced relapse to drug seeking in the rat: role of the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis and amygdala
    S Erb
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd W, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Stress 4:289-303. 2001
    ....
  5. doi Evaluation of the relationship between anxiety during withdrawal and stress-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    Suzanne Erb
    Center for Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M1C 1A4
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:798-807. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi A study of the lasting effects of cocaine pre-exposure on anxiety-like behaviors under baseline conditions and in response to central injections of corticotropin-releasing factor
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 85:206-13. 2006
    ..In addition, although the results do not rule out a role for endogenous CRF in lasting cocaine-induced anxiogenic responses, they suggest that an increased sensitivity of CRF receptors to the peptide is not responsible for the effect...
  7. ncbi A role for corticotropin-releasing factor in the long-term expression of behavioral sensitization to cocaine
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Departments of Life Science and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 172:360-4. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Central injections of CRF reinstate cocaine seeking in rats after postinjection delays of up to 3 h: an influence of time and environmental context
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Life Science, University of Toronto at Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 187:112-20. 2006
    ..It is not known whether CRF reinstates cocaine seeking; moreover, the effect of delaying testing for reinstatement, after CRF injection, has not been studied...
  9. ncbi Cocaine pre-exposure enhances CRF-induced expression of c-fos mRNA in the central nucleus of the amygdala: an effect that parallels the effects of cocaine pre-exposure on CRF-induced locomotor activity
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Departments of Life Science and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, Ont, Canada M1C 1A4
    Neurosci Lett 383:209-14. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi Prior, repeated exposure to cocaine potentiates locomotor responsivity to central injections of corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) in rats
    Suzanne Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Departments of Life Sciences and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada M1A 1C4
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 170:383-9. 2003
    ..From this perspective, it is conceivable that repeated exposure to cocaine induces a form of sensitization in CRF systems that makes animals more responsive to CRF following prolonged drug-free periods...
  11. ncbi Effects of chronic cocaine exposure on corticotropin-releasing hormone binding protein in the central nucleus of the amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis
    S Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Life Science and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough, Ontario M1C 1A4, Canada
    Neuroscience 123:1003-9. 2004
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  12. ncbi Cocaine pre-exposure produces a sensitized and context-specific c-fos mRNA response to footshock stress in the central nucleus of the AMYGDALA
    S Erb
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Life Science and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Scarborough, Ontario, M1C 1A4 Canada
    Neuroscience 129:719-25. 2004
    ..The major findings are that a history of cocaine exposure produces sensitization to an acute stressor within CeA, and this effect is gated by environmental context...
  13. ncbi A role for the CRF-containing pathway from central nucleus of the amygdala to bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in the stress-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking in rats
    S Erb
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 158:360-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: These results suggest that the CRF-containing pathway from CeA to BNST is involved in mediating the effects of CRF and its receptor antagonist in the BNST on the reinstatement of cocaine seeking...
  14. pmc Cannabinoid CB1 receptors mediate the effects of corticotropin-releasing factor on the reinstatement of cocaine seeking and expression of cocaine-induced behavioural sensitization
    D A Kupferschmidt
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Br J Pharmacol 167:196-206. 2012
    ..The present experiments were designed to probe functional interactions between endocannabinoids and CRF by testing the role of cannabinoid CB(1) receptors in cocaine-related behaviours induced or mediated by CRF...
  15. ncbi Alpha-2 adrenergic receptor agonists block stress-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    S Erb
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Quebec, Montreal, Canada
    Neuropsychopharmacology 23:138-50. 2000
    ..The results point to an important role for NE systems in the effects of footshock on relapse to cocaine seeking...
  16. doi Interaction between noradrenaline and corticotrophin-releasing factor in the reinstatement of cocaine seeking in the rat
    Zenya J Brown
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, ON, M1C 1A4, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 203:121-30. 2009
    ..To date, however, a functional interaction between the systems in reinstatement has not been demonstrated...
  17. ncbi Activation of central neurokinin-1 receptors induces reinstatement of cocaine-seeking behavior
    Franca M Placenza
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5S 3G3
    Neurosci Lett 390:42-7. 2005
    ....
  18. doi Effects of repeated yohimbine on the extinction and reinstatement of cocaine seeking
    David A Kupferschmidt
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 91:473-80. 2009
    ..These findings demonstrate that repeated exposure to a stressor during extinction training can modulate the processes governing extinction learning and the subsequent reinstatement of drug seeking induced by that stressor...
  19. doi Antagonism of cannabinoid 1 receptors reverses the anxiety-like behavior induced by central injections of corticotropin-releasing factor and cocaine withdrawal
    D A Kupferschmidt
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neuroscience 204:125-33. 2012
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  20. ncbi Corticotropin-releasing factor, but not corticosterone, is involved in stress-induced relapse to heroin-seeking in rats
    Y Shaham
    Biobehavioral Research Department, Addiction Research Foundation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 2S1
    J Neurosci 17:2605-14. 1997
    ..The effect of the CRF antagonist on reinstatement by heroin was less consistent. These results suggest that CRF, a major brain peptide involved in stress, contributes to relapse to heroin-seeking induced by stressors...
  21. doi Age-related effects of acute nicotine on behavioural and neuronal measures of anxiety
    David A Kupferschmidt
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 213:288-92. 2010
    ..This work further characterizes the age-related differences in the anxiety-related effects of nicotine, and provides insight into potential factors influencing vulnerability to tobacco abuse...
  22. pmc Role of CRF and other neuropeptides in stress-induced reinstatement of drug seeking
    Uri Shalev
    Department of Psychology, Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology Groupe de Recherche en Neurobiologie Comportementale, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Brain Res 1314:15-28. 2010
    ..There is also limited evidence for the role of dynorphins, hypocretins (orexins), nociceptin (orphanin FQ), and leptin in stress-induced reinstatement of drug seeking...
  23. ncbi Activation of central neurotensin receptors reinstates cocaine seeking in the rat: modulation by a D1/D5, but not D2/D3, receptor antagonist
    Vanessa Lopak
    Centre for the Neurobiology of Stress, Departments of Life Science and Psychology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, M1A 1C4, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 182:297-304. 2005
    ..Thus, there is reason to think that NT may play a role in the reinstatement of cocaine seeking, and that it may do so via an interaction with dopamine (DA)...
  24. ncbi Neurocognitive deficits in cocaine users: a quantitative review of the evidence
    Diana Jovanovski
    University of Toronto, Life Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 27:189-204. 2005
    ..Methodological limitations of the empirical studies included in the analysis are discussed...