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Paul Czoty, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Paul Czoty, Ph.D.

Associate Professor,

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Academic: 336-713-7112 | Department: 336-713-7112

Email: pczoty@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., University of Notre Dame, 1994
  • Ph.D., Emory University, 2000
  • Fellowship, Neuropharmacology, Harvard University, 2002

Memberships

  • Int'L Study Group Investigatio
  • Behavioral Pharmacology Societ
  • Coll on Probs of Drug Dependen
  • Fed Of Am Soc For Experimental
Paul Czoty, Ph.D.

Paul Czoty, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Physiology & Pharmacology
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Research Interests

Cocaine; Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors; Cocaine-Related Disorders; Reinforcement (Psychology); Receptors, Dopamine D2
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-7112 | Department: 336-713-7112

Email: pczoty@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Preclinical laboratory assessments of predictors of social rank in female cynomolgus monkeys. Kromrey SA, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Register TC, Nader MA.. Am J Primatol. 2016;78(4):402-417.

Attenuation of cocaine self-administration by chronic oral phendimetrazine in rhesus monkeys. Czoty PW, Blough BE, Fennell TR, Snyder RW, Nader MA.. Neuroscience. 2016;324():367-376.

Evaluation of the 'pipeline' for development of medications for cocaine use disorder: a review of translational preclinical, human laboratory, and clinical trial research. Czoty PW, Stoops WW, Rush CR.. Pharmacol Rev. 2016;68(3):533-562.

Effects of oral and intravenous administration of buspirone on food-cocaine choice in socially housed male cynomolgus monkeys. Czoty PW, Nader MA.. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015;40(5):1072-1083.

Effects of the dopamine/norepinephrine releaser phenmetrazine on cocaine self-administration and cocaine-primed reinstatement in rats. Czoty PW, Tran P, Thomas LN, Martin TJ, Grigg A, Blough BE, Beveridge TJ.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015;232(13):2405-2414.

Effects of prior cocaine self-administration on cognitive performance in female cynomolgus monkeys. Kromrey SA, Gould RW, Nader MA, Czoty PW.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015;232(11):2007-2016.

Identifying medication targets for psychostimulant addiction: unraveling the dopamine D3 receptor hypothesis. Keck TM, John WS, Czoty PW, Nader MA, Newman AH.. J Med Chem. 2015;58(14):5361-5380.

Relationship between estradiol and progesterone concentrations and cognitive performance in normally cycling female cynomolgus monkeys. Kromrey SA, Czoty PW, Nader MA.. Horm Behav. 2015;72():12-19.

Effects of chronic binge-like ethanol consumption on cocaine self-administration in rhesus monkeys. Czoty PW.. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015;153():278-285.

Ethanol/cocaine interactions: abuse-related and unconditioned behaviors in rhesus monkeys [abstract]. Czoty P, John W, Nader M, Newman A, Epperly P.. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015;40(Suppl 1):S441-S442.

Effects of repeated treatment with the dopamine D2/D3 receptor partial agonist aripiprazole on striatal D2/D3 receptor availability in monkeys. Czoty PW, Gage HD, Garg PK, Garg S, Nader MA.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2014;231(3):613-619.

Further characterization of quinpirole-elicited yawning as a model of dopamine D3 receptor activation in male and female monkeys. Martelle SE, Nader SH, Czoty PW, John WS, Duke AN, Garg PK, Garg S, Newman AH, Nader MA.. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2014;350(2):205-211.

Why primate models matter. Phillips KA, Bales KL, Capitanio JP, Conley A, Czoty PW, 't Hart BA, Hopkins WD, Hu SL, Miller LA, Nader MA, Nathanielsz PW, Rogers J, Shively CA, Voytko ML.. Am J Primatol. 2014;76(9):801-827.

Cognitive performance and homecage activity in female cynomolgus monkeys: relationship to social rank and cocaine reinforcement [abstract]. Kromrey S, Czoty P, Rowe M, Nader M.. FASEB J. 2014;28(1 Suppl):848.1.

Effects of dopamine D2/D3 receptor ligands on food-cocaine choice in socially housed male cynomolgus monkeys. Czoty PW, Nader MA.. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2013;344(2):329-338.

Effects of chronic methylphenidate on cocaine self-administration under a progressive-ratio schedule of reinforcement in rhesus monkeys. Czoty PW, Martelle SE, Gould RW, Nader MA.. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2013;345(3):374-382.

Thinking outside the synapse: pharmacokinetic-based medications for cocaine addiction [commentary]. Czoty PW, Roberts DCS.. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2012;37(5):1079-1080.

Social dominance in female monkeys: dopamine receptor function and cocaine reinforcement. Nader MA, Nader SH, Czoty PW, Riddick NV, Gage HD, Gould RW, Blaylock BL, Kaplan JR, Garg PK, Davies HML, Morton D, Garg S, Reboussin BA.. Biol Psychiatry. 2012;72(5):414-421.

Individual differences in the effects of environmental stimuli on cocaine choice in socially housed male cynomolgus monkeys. Czoty PW, Nader MA.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2012;224(1):69-79.

Nonhuman primate models of social behavior and cocaine abuse. Nader MA, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Morgan D.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2012;224(1):57-67.

Effects of chronic methylphenidate treatment on the reinforcing strength of cocaine in rhesus monkeys [abstract]. Czoty PW, Martelle SE, Gould RW, Nader MA.. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts Suppl):659.5.

Further characterization of dopamine D2/D3 receptors and cocaine self-administration in socially housed female monkeys [abstract]. Duke AN, Nader SH, Riddick NV, Czoty PW, Nader MA.. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts Suppl):661.2.

Cognitive-disrupting effects of cocaine as an effect of menstrual cycle phase [abstract]. Kromrey SA, Gould RW, Czoty PW.. FASEB J. 2012;26(Meeting Abstracts Suppl):659.6.

Prolonged attenuation of the reinforcing strength of cocaine by chronic d-amphetamine in rhesus monkeys. Czoty PW, Gould RW, Martelle JL, Nader MA.. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2011;36(2):539-547.

Behavioral characterization of adult male and female rhesus monkeys exposed to cocaine throughout gestation. Hamilton LR, Czoty PW, Nader MA.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2011;213(4):799-808.

Differential effects of cocaine and MDMA self-administration on cortical serotonin transporter availability in monkeys. Gould RW, Gage HD, Banks ML, Blaylock BL, Czoty PW, Nader MA.. Neuropharmacology. 2011;61(1-2):245-251.

Effects of varenicline on the reinforcing and discriminative stimulus effects of cocaine in rhesus monkeys. Gould RW, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Nader MA.. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2011;339(2):678-686.

Effects of social hierarchy on the behavioural pharmacology of cocaine: sex differences [abstract]. Nader MA, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Riddick NV, Gould RW.. Behav Pharmacol. 2011;22(Suppl A):e14.

Differences in D2 dopamine receptor availability and reaction to novelty in socially housed male monkeys during abstinence from cocaine. Czoty PW, Gage HD, Nader MA.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2010;208(4):585-592.

Effects of chronic d-amphetamine administration on the reinforcing strength of cocaine in rhesus monkeys. Czoty PW, Martelle JL, Nader MA.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2010;209(4):375-382.

Characterizing organism x environment interactions in non-human primate models of addiction: PET imaging studies of dopamine D2 receptors. Nader MA, Czoty PW, Gould RW, Riddick NV. In: Robbins TW, Everitt BJ, Nutt DJ, eds. The neurobiology of addiction: new vistas. New York: Oxford University Press;2010: 187-202.

The effects of social hierarchy on cocaine reinforcement and brain interactions in male and female monkeys [abstract]. Nader MA, Czoty PW, Nader SH.. FASEB J. 2010;24(1 Meeting Abstracts):765.4.

Effects of chronic administration of dopamine D2-like receptor agonists aripiprazole and (-)-N-propyl-norapomorphine on food/cocaine choice in socially housed monkeys [abstract]. Czoty PW, Coller M, Icenhower M, Nader MA.. FASEB J. 2010;24(1 Meeting Abstracts):765.3.

Lower reinforcing strength of the phenyltropane cocaine analogs RTI-336 and RTI-177 compared to cocaine in nonhuman primates. Czoty PW, Martelle JL, Carroll FI, Nader MA.. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 2010;96(3):274-278.

Characterization of the dopamine receptor system in adult rhesus monkeys exposed to cocaine throughout gestation. Hamilton LR, Czoty PW, Gage HD, Nader MA.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2010;210(4):481-488.

Relationship between social rank and cortisol and testosterone concentrations in male cynomolgus monkeys (Macaca fascicularis). Czoty PW, Gould RW, Nader MA.. J Neuroendocrinol. 2009;21(1):68-76.

Effect of menstrual cycle phase on dopamine D2 receptor availability in female cynomolgus monkeys. Czoty PW, Riddick NV, Gage HD, Sandridge M, Nader SH, Garg S, Bounds M, Garg PK, Nader MA.. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2009;34(3):548-554.

Behavioral and neurobiological characteristics influencing social hierarchy formation in female cynomolgus monkeys. Riddick NV, Czoty PW, Gage HD, Kaplan JR, Nader SH, Icenhower M, Pierre PJ, Bennett A, Garg PK, Garg S, Nader MA.. Neuroscience. 2009;158(4):1257-1265.

Social stress and vulnerability to cocaine abuse in nonhuman primate models [abstract]. Nader MA, Czoty PW, Riddick NV, Gould RW, Gage HD.. Biol Psychiatry. 2009;65(8 Suppl):176S.

A MEG investigation of somatosensory processing in the rhesus monkey. Wilson TW, Godwin DW, Czoty PW, Nader MA, Kraft RA, Buchheimer NC, Daunais JB.. Neuroimage. 2009;46(4):998-1003.

Impulsivity and vulnerability to cocaine self-administration in adult rhesus monkeys exposed to cocaine in utero [abstract]. Hamilton LR, Czoty PW, Calhoun TL, Nader MA.. FASEB J. 2009;23(Meeting Abstracts):588.9.

Vulnerability to cocaine abuse in socially housed female monkeys: evidence for sex differences [abstract]. Nader MA, Riddick NV, Czoty PW, Icenhower M, Gage HD.. FASEB J. 2009;23(Meeting Abstracts):588.8.

Effects of aripiprazole and (-)NPA, dopamine D2-like receptor agonists of varying intrinsic efficacy, on cocaine vs. food choice in monkeys [abstract]. Czoty PW, Coller M, Icenhower M, Nader MA.. FASEB J. 2009;23(Meeting Abstracts):588.3.

Effects of varenicline on the reinforcing and discriminative stimulus effects of cocaine in rhesus monkeys [abstract]. Gould RW, Czoty PW, Nader SH, Nader MA.. FASEB J. 2009;23(Meeting Abstracts):588.6.

Imaging of social stress, behavioral phenotype and cocaine reinforcement in monkey models [abstract]. Nader MA, Czoty PW, Hamilton LR, Riddick NV, Gould RW.. Behav Pharmacol. 2009;20(Special Issue 1):S12.

Effects of combined pharmacological and environmental manipulations on cocaine choice in monkeys [abstract]. Czoty PW, Nader MA.. Behav Pharmacol. 2009;20(Special Issue 1):S75.

Effects of cocaine and MDMA self-administration on serotonin transporter availability in monkeys. Banks ML, Czoty PW, Gage HD, Bounds MC, Garg PK, Garg S, Nader MA.. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2008;33(2):219-225.

Effects of ambient temperature on the relative reinforcing strength of MDMA using a choice procedure in monkeys. Banks ML, Sprague JE, Czoty PW, Nader MA.. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2008;196(1):63-70.

Brain imaging in nonhuman primates: insights into drug addiction. Nader MA, Czoty PW.. ILAR J. 2008;49(1):89-102.

Influence of thyroid hormones on 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine-induced thermogenesis and reinforcing strength in monkeys. Banks ML, Czoty PW, Sprague JE, Nader MA.. Behav Pharmacol. 2008;19(2):167-170.

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