Stephen V. Mahler, Ph.D.

Neurobiology and Behavior University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 
Behavioral neuroscience, addiction, pleasure, motivation, desire, opioid, dopamine, cannabinoid
"Stephen V Mahler"
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Harriet de Wit grad student 2001-2003 Chicago
 (Master's Student)
Kent  C. Berridge grad student 2003-2009 University of Michigan
 (Role of central amygdala opioids in incentive motivation: Translating learning into focused and amplified 'wanting'.)
Gary Aston-Jones post-doc 2009-2015 MUSC


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Richard T. Dang research assistant 2015- UC Irvine
Hannah M. Shoenhard post-doc 2015- UC Irvine
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Torrens A, Vozella V, Huff H, et al. (2020) Comparative Pharmacokinetics of Δ-Tetrahydrocannabinol in Adolescent and Adult Male Mice. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
James MH, Mahler SV. (2020) Do striatal push/pull circuits hold the key to compulsive, relapsing heroin addiction? : A Research Highlight on: Chemogenetic modulation of accumbens direct or indirect pathways bidirectionally alters reinstatement of heroin-seeking in high- but not low-risk rats, by O'Neal et al. (2019). Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Levis SC, Bentzley BS, Molet J, et al. (2019) On the early life origins of vulnerability to opioid addiction. Molecular Psychiatry
Bonaventura J, Eldridge MAG, Hu F, et al. (2019) High-potency ligands for DREADD imaging and activation in rodents and monkeys. Nature Communications. 10: 4627
Farrell MR, Ruiz CM, Castillo E, et al. (2019) Ventral pallidum is essential for cocaine relapse after voluntary abstinence in rats. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Jayachandran M, Linley SB, Schlecht M, et al. (2019) Prefrontal Pathways Provide Top-Down Control of Memory for Sequences of Events. Cell Reports. 28: 640-654.e6
Halbout B, Marshall AT, Azimi A, et al. (2019) Mesolimbic dopamine projections mediate cue-motivated reward seeking but not reward retrieval in rats. Elife. 8
Mahler SV, Brodnik ZD, Cox BM, et al. (2018) Chemogenetic Manipulations of Ventral Tegmental Area Dopamine Neurons Reveal Multifaceted Roles in Cocaine Abuse. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience
Mitchell MR, Berridge KC, Mahler SV. (2018) Endocannabinoid-Enhanced "Liking" in Nucleus Accumbens Shell Hedonic Hotspot Requires Endogenous Opioid Signals. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. 3: 166-170
Bolton JL, Ruiz CM, Rismanchi N, et al. (2018) Early-life adversity facilitates acquisition of cocaine self-administration and induces persistent anhedonia. Neurobiology of Stress. 8: 57-67
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