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Sara R. Jones, PhD

Sara R. Jones, PhD - Selected Publications

Calipari ES, Ferris MJ, Salahpour A, Caron MG, Jones SR (2013) Methylphenidate amplifies the potency and reinforcing effects of amphetamines by increasing dopamine transporter expression. Nature Communications 4:2720.  

Ferris MJ, Calipari E, Mateo Y, Melchior JR, Roberts DCS, Jones SR (2012) Cocaine self-administration produces pharmacodynamic tolerance: Differential effects on the potency of dopamine transporter blockers, releasers, and methylphenidate. Neuropsychopharmacology 37:1708-16.
*Figure 1 selected for journal front cover illustration.

Ferris MJ, España RA, Locke JL, Konstantopoulos JK, Rose JH, Chen R, Jones SR (2014) Dopamine transporters govern diurnal variation in extracellular dopamine tone. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111(26):E2751-9. 
*Research Highlights. Bray, N. (2014) Dopamine tone depends on DAT. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 15: 495  

Siciliano CA, Calipari ES, Cuzon Carlson VC, Helms CM, Lovinger DM, Grant KA, Jones SR (2015) Voluntary ethanol intake predicts supersensitivity of kappa opioid receptors and regionally distinct alterations in dopamine terminal function in male cynomolgus macaques. Journal of Neuroscience, in press.   

Ferris MJ, Calipari ES, Rose JH, Siciliano C, Sun H, Chen R, Jones, SR (2015) A single amphetamine infusion reverses deficits in dopamine nerve-terminal function caused by a history of cocaine self-administration. Neuropsychopharmacology, in press.   

Karkhanis AN, Rose JH, Huggins KN, Konstantopoulos JK, Jones SR (2015) Chronic intermittent ethanol exposure reduces presynaptic dopamine neurotransmission in the mouse nucleus accumbens. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, in press.   

Calipari ES, Ferris MJ, Siciliano CA, Jones SR (2015) Differential influence of dopamine transport rate on the potencies of cocaine, amphetamine and methylphenidate. ACS Chem Neuroscience 6:155-162.

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