Sara R. Jones, PhD

Sara R. Jones, PhD - Selected Publications


Lack CM, Jones SR, Roberts DC.  Increased breakpoints on a progressive ratio schedule reinforced by IV cocaine are associated with reduced locomotor activation and reduced dopamine efflux in nucleus accumbens shell in rats.  Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2008 Jan;195(4):517-25. [PDF]

Schroeder FA, Penta KL, Matevossian A, Jones SR, Konradi C, Tapper AR, Akbarian S.  Drug-Induced Activation of Dopamine D(1) Receptor Signaling and Inhibition of Class I/II Histone Deacetylase Induce Chromatin Remodeling in Reward Circuitry and Modulate Cocaine-Related Behaviors. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2008 Feb 20 [Epub ahead of print] [PDF]

John CE, Jones SR.  Voltammetric characterization of the effect of monoamine uptake inhibitors and releasers on dopamine and serotonin uptake in mouse caudate-putamen and substantia nigra slices.  Neuropharmacology. 2007 Jun;52(8):1596-605. [PDF]

John CE, Jones SR.  Exocytotic release of dopamine in ventral tegmental area slices from C57BL/6 and dopamine transporter knockout mice.  Neurochem Int. 2006 Dec;49(8):737-45. [PDF]

Mathews TA, John CE, Lapa GB, Budygin EA, Jones SR.  No role of the dopamine transporter in acute ethanol effects on striatal dopamine dynamics.  Synapse. 2006 Sep 15;60(4):288-94 [pubmed]

Mateo Y, Lack CM, Morgan D, Roberts DC, Jones SR.  Reduced dopamine terminal function and insensitivity to cocaine following cocaine binge self-administration and deprivation.  Neuropsychopharmacology. 2005 Aug;30(8):1455-63. [PDF]

Budygin EA, Brodie MS, Sotnikova TD, Mateo Y, John CE, Cyr M, Gainetdinov RR, Caron M and Jones SR.  Dissociation of dopamine transporter-mediated and rewarding properties of amphetamine.  Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2004 May 18;101(20):7781-6. [PDF]

teo Y, Budygin EA, John CEand Jones SR (2004).  Role of serotonin in cocaine effects in mice with reduced dopamine transporter function.  Proc Natl Acad Sci USA.2004 Jan 6;101(1):372-7.  [PDF]


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