Shahrdad Lotfipour

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Maternal nicotine exposure effects on adolescent learning and memory are abolished in alpha(α)2* nicotinic acetylcholine receptor-null mutant mice.

Neuropharmacology 2018 Jun 9;135:529-535. Epub 2018 Apr 9.

University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychiatry, United States; University of California, Irvine, Department of Emergency Medicine and Pharmacology, United States. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Morphine hyposensitivity in streptozotocin-diabetic rats: Reversal by dietary l-arginine treatment.

Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 2018 Jan 26;45(1):42-49. Epub 2017 Oct 26.

School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Qld, Australia.

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January 2018

Reduced-Nicotine Cigarettes in Young Smokers: Impact of Nicotine Metabolism on Nicotine Dose Effects.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2017 Jul 24;42(8):1610-1618. Epub 2017 Jan 24.

Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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July 2017

Optogenetic excitation of cholinergic inputs to hippocampus primes future contextual fear associations.

Sci Rep 2017 05 24;7(1):2333. Epub 2017 May 24.

Department of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles, California, 90095, USA.

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May 2017

Mechanisms and genetic factors underlying co-use of nicotine and alcohol or other drugs of abuse.

Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 2017 03 17;43(2):171-185. Epub 2016 Aug 17.

a Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology , School of Medicine, University of California , Irvine , CA , USA.

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March 2017

α2-Null mutant mice have altered levels of neuronal activity in restricted midbrain and limbic brain regions during nicotine withdrawal as demonstrated by cfos expression.

Biochem Pharmacol 2015 Oct 22;97(4):558-565. Epub 2015 Jun 22.

Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles, MRL Building, Room 2557, 675 Charles E. Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States. Electronic address:

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October 2015

Maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy predicts drug use via externalizing behavior in two community-based samples of adolescents.

Addiction 2014 Oct 21;109(10):1718-29. Epub 2014 Jul 21.

Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology and Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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October 2014

Targeted deletion of the mouse α2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunit gene (Chrna2) potentiates nicotine-modulated behaviors.

J Neurosci 2013 May;33(18):7728-41

Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA.

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May 2013

A single administration of low-dose varenicline saturates α4β2* nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the human brain.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2012 Jun 7;37(7):1738-48. Epub 2012 Mar 7.

Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology, Semel Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

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June 2012

The monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitor tranylcypromine enhances nicotine self-administration in rats through a mechanism independent of MAO inhibition.

Neuropharmacology 2011 Jul-Aug;61(1-2):95-104. Epub 2011 Mar 23.

Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA.

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April 2012

Quantitative Molecular Imaging of Neuronal Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors in the Human Brain with A-85380 Radiotracers.

Curr Med Imaging Rev 2011 May;7(2):107-112

Department of Psychiatry, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA.

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May 2011

Oxycodone and morphine have distinctly different pharmacological profiles: radioligand binding and behavioural studies in two rat models of neuropathic pain.

Pain 2007 Dec 30;132(3):289-300. Epub 2007 Apr 30.

School of Pharmacy, The University of Queensland, St. Lucia Campus, St. Lucia, Brisbane, Qld 4072, Australia.

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December 2007

Adolescent maturation of cocaine-sensitive neural mechanisms.

Neuropsychopharmacology 2007 Nov 14;32(11):2279-89. Epub 2007 Feb 14.

Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA.

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November 2007

Involvement of alpha1-adrenergic receptors in tranylcypromine enhancement of nicotine self-administration in rat.

Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2007 Sep 8;193(4):457-65. Epub 2007 May 8.

Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of California, Room 360, MS2, Irvine, CA 92697, USA.

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September 2007

Tranylcypromine enhancement of nicotine self-administration.

Neuropharmacology 2007 May 20;52(6):1415-25. Epub 2007 Feb 20.

Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA.

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May 2007

Adolescent development of forebrain stimulant responsiveness: insights from animal studies.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2004 Jun;1021:148-59

Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697-4625, USA.

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June 2004