Amanda C Sharko

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Ethanol-induced anxiolysis and neuronal activation in the amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis
    Amanda C Sharko
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC, USA Electronic address
    Alcohol 50:19-25. 2016
  2. pmc Individual differences in voluntary ethanol consumption lead to differential activation of the central amygdala in rats: relationship to the anxiolytic and stimulant effects of low dose ethanol
    Amanda C Sharko
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, School of Medicine, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:E172-80. 2013
  3. pmc Activation of corticotropin releasing factor-containing neurons in the rat central amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis following exposure to two different anxiogenic stressors
    Ryan K Butler
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA Electronic address
    Behav Brain Res 304:92-101. 2016
  4. pmc Activation of orexin/hypocretin neurons is associated with individual differences in cued fear extinction
    Amanda C Sharko
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, University of South Carolina, School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC, USA
    Physiol Behav . 2016

Collaborators

  • Marlene A Wilson
  • Ryan K Butler
  • Kris F Kaigler
  • Elisabeth M Oliver
  • Jim R Fadel
  • Jeffrey Parilla-Carrero

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Ethanol-induced anxiolysis and neuronal activation in the amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis
    Amanda C Sharko
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC, USA Electronic address
    Alcohol 50:19-25. 2016
    ..Our results suggest that activation of the CeA and BNST are involved in the behavioral expression of ethanol-induced anxiolysis, and that differences in basal anxiety state may be correlated with NPY systems in the extended amygdala...
  2. pmc Individual differences in voluntary ethanol consumption lead to differential activation of the central amygdala in rats: relationship to the anxiolytic and stimulant effects of low dose ethanol
    Amanda C Sharko
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, School of Medicine, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:E172-80. 2013
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  3. pmc Activation of corticotropin releasing factor-containing neurons in the rat central amygdala and bed nucleus of the stria terminalis following exposure to two different anxiogenic stressors
    Ryan K Butler
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA Electronic address
    Behav Brain Res 304:92-101. 2016
    ....
  4. pmc Activation of orexin/hypocretin neurons is associated with individual differences in cued fear extinction
    Amanda C Sharko
    Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, University of South Carolina, School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA WJB Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia, SC, USA
    Physiol Behav . 2016
    ..Although correlative, our results support other studies implicating a role of the orexinergic system in regulating extinction of conditioned responses to threat...