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Amphetamine- and nicotine-induced cross-sensitization in adolescent rats persists until adulthood
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc, 2009-07-01)
Nicotine and psychostimulants are often abused in combination and drug abuse often begins during adolescence and can have long-term consequences. Behavioral sensitization has been suggested as an animal model of neuroplasticity ...
aPDT for periodontitis treatment in ovariectomized rats under systemic nicotine
Background: This study evaluated the antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (aPDT) as an adjunctive therapy to scaling and root planning (SRP) for the treatment of experimental periodontitis (EP) in ovariectomized rats under ...
ALPHA 4 BETA 2 NICOTINIC RECEPTORS WITH HIGH AND LOW ACETYLCHOLINE SENSITIVITY: PHARMACOLOGY, STOICHIOMETRY, AND SENSITIVITY TO LONG-TERM EXPOSURE TO NICOTINE
(AMER SOC PHARMACOLOGY EXPERIMENTAL THERAPEUTICS, 2006)
Effects of combined nicotine and fluoxetine treatment on adult hippocampal neurogenesis and conditioned place preference
Adult neurogenesis occurs in mammals within the dentate gyrus, a hippocampal subarea. It is known to be induced by antidepressant treatment and reduced in response to nicotine administration. We checked here whether the ...
Molecular modeling of the a9a10 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subtype
(Elsevier Ltd., 2008-10-25)
This study reports the comparative molecular modeling, docking and dynamic simulations of human a9a10 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors complexed with acetylcholine, nicotine and a-conotoxin RgIA, using as templates the ...
Effects of simultaneous exposure to stress and nicotine on nicotine-induced locomotor activation in adolescent and adult rats
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica (ABRADIC), 2014)