Maureen T. Cruz

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Georgetown University, Washington, DC 
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Brainstem control of gastrointestinal function
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Richard A. Gillis grad student 2000-2005 Georgetown University Medical Center
 (Characterization of DMV pathways controlling gastric motility in the rat.)
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Ciccocioppo R, de Guglielmo G, Hansson AC, et al. (2014) Restraint stress alters nociceptin/orphanin FQ and CRF systems in the rat central amygdala: significance for anxiety-like behaviors. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 34: 363-72
Richardson J, Cruz MT, Majumdar U, et al. (2013) Melanocortin signaling in the brainstem influences vagal outflow to the stomach. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 33: 13286-99
Cruz MT, Herman MA, Cote DM, et al. (2013) Ghrelin increases GABAergic transmission and interacts with ethanol actions in the rat central nucleus of the amygdala. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 38: 364-75
Cruz MT, Herman MA, Kallupi M, et al. (2012) Nociceptin/orphanin FQ blockade of corticotropin-releasing factor-induced gamma-aminobutyric acid release in central amygdala is enhanced after chronic ethanol exposure. Biological Psychiatry. 71: 666-76
Gilpin NW, Misra K, Herman MA, et al. (2011) Neuropeptide Y opposes alcohol effects on gamma-aminobutyric acid release in amygdala and blocks the transition to alcohol dependence. Biological Psychiatry. 69: 1091-9
Cruz MT, Bajo M, Maragnoli ME, et al. (2011) Type 7 Adenylyl Cyclase is Involved in the Ethanol and CRF Sensitivity of GABAergic Synapses in Mouse Central Amygdala. Frontiers in Neuroscience. 4: 207
Roberto M, Cruz M, Bajo M, et al. (2010) The endocannabinoid system tonically regulates inhibitory transmission and depresses the effect of ethanol in central amygdala. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 35: 1962-72
Roberto M, Cruz MT, Gilpin NW, et al. (2010) Corticotropin releasing factor-induced amygdala gamma-aminobutyric Acid release plays a key role in alcohol dependence. Biological Psychiatry. 67: 831-9
Silberman Y, Bajo M, Chappell AM, et al. (2009) Neurobiological mechanisms contributing to alcohol-stress-anxiety interactions. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 43: 509-19
Witkiewitz K, Holmes A, Ray LA, et al. (2009) Young Investigator Award symposium. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 43: 499-508
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