GianLuigi Gessa - Publications

Affiliations: 
Dept. Neuroscience, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Sardegna, Italy 
Area:
Neuropsychopharmacology

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2016 Agabio R, Pani PP, Preti A, Gessa GL, Franconi F. Efficacy of Medications Approved for the Treatment of Alcohol Dependence and Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome in Female Patients: A Descriptive Review. European Addiction Research. 22: 1-16. PMID 26314552 DOI: 10.1159/000433579  1
2015 Devoto P, Flore G, Saba P, Frau R, Gessa GL. Selective inhibition of dopamine-beta-hydroxylase enhances dopamine release from noradrenergic terminals in the medial prefrontal cortex. Brain and Behavior. 5: e00393. PMID 26516613 DOI: 10.1002/brb3.393  1
2015 Colombo G, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Carai MA, Lorrai I, Zaru A, Contini A, Mugnaini C, Corelli F, Gessa GL. Anxiety-like behaviors at the end of the nocturnal period in sP rats with a "history" of unpredictable, limited access to alcohol. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 49: 707-12. PMID 26254964 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2015.04.010  1
2015 Maccioni P, Lorrai I, Marras MF, Contini A, Capra A, Piras G, Caboni P, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Elevated reinforcing and motivational properties of alcohol at the end of the nocturnal period in sP rats. Psychopharmacology. PMID 26146016 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-015-4010-2  1
2015 Restivo A, Carta MG, Farci AM, Saiu L, Gessa GL, Agabio R. Risk of thiamine deficiency and Wernicke's encephalopathy after gastrointestinal surgery for cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer : Official Journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer. PMID 25931232 DOI: 10.1007/s00520-015-2748-z  1
2015 Farci AM, Piras S, Murgia M, Chessa A, Restivo A, Gessa GL, Agabio R. Disulfiram for binge eating disorder: an open trail. Eating Behaviors. 16: 84-7. PMID 25464072 DOI: 10.1016/j.eatbeh.2014.10.008  1
2015 Maccioni P, Vargiolu D, Thomas AW, Malherbe P, Mugnaini C, Corelli F, Leite-Morris KA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Inhibition of alcohol self-administration by positive allosteric modulators of the GABAB receptor in rats: lack of tolerance and potentiation of baclofen. Psychopharmacology. 232: 1831-41. PMID 25420609 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-014-3815-8  1
2014 Colombo G, Maccioni P, Vargiolu D, Loi B, Lobina C, Zaru A, Carai MA, Gessa GL. The dopamine β-hydroxylase inhibitor, nepicastat, reduces different alcohol-related behaviors in rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 38: 2345-53. PMID 25257286 DOI: 10.1111/acer.12520  1
2014 Devoto P, Fattore L, Antinori S, Saba P, Frau R, Fratta W, Gessa GL. Elevated dopamine in the medial prefrontal cortex suppresses cocaine seeking via D1 receptor overstimulation. Addiction Biology. PMID 25135633 DOI: 10.1111/adb.12178  1
2014 Maccioni P, Vargiolu D, Falchi M, Morazzoni P, Riva A, Cabri W, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Reducing effect of the Chinese medicinal herb, Salvia miltiorrhiza, on alcohol self-administration in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 48: 587-93. PMID 24998034 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2014.06.002  1
2014 Lobina C, Carai MA, Loi B, Gessa GL, Riva A, Cabri W, Petrangolini G, Morazzoni P, Colombo G. Protective effect of Panax ginseng in cisplatin-induced cachexia in rats. Future Oncology (London, England). 10: 1203-14. PMID 24947261 DOI: 10.2217/fon.13.276  1
2014 Colombo G, Maccioni P, Acciaro C, Lobina C, Loi B, Zaru A, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Binge drinking in alcohol-preferring sP rats at the end of the nocturnal period. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 48: 301-11. PMID 24680256 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2014.02.001  1
2014 Loi B, Colombo G, Maccioni P, Carai MA, Franconi F, Gessa GL. High alcohol intake in female Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 48: 345-51. PMID 24555906 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2014.01.001  1
2014 Devoto P, Flore G, Saba P, Bini V, Gessa GL. The dopamine beta-hydroxylase inhibitor nepicastat increases dopamine release and potentiates psychostimulant-induced dopamine release in the prefrontal cortex. Addiction Biology. 19: 612-22. PMID 23289939 DOI: 10.1111/adb.12026  1
2013 Zhou Y, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Kreek MJ. Effects of voluntary alcohol drinking on corticotropin-releasing factor and preprodynorphin mRNA levels in the central amygdala of Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Neuroscience Letters. 554: 110-4. PMID 24021806 DOI: 10.1016/j.neulet.2013.08.071  1
2013 Agabio R, Preti A, Gessa GL. Efficacy and tolerability of baclofen in substance use disorders: a systematic review. European Addiction Research. 19: 325-45. PMID 23775042 DOI: 10.1159/000347055  1
2013 Zaru A, Maccioni P, Colombo G, Gessa GL. The dopamine β-hydroxylase inhibitor, nepicastat, suppresses chocolate self-administration and reinstatement of chocolate seeking in rats. The British Journal of Nutrition. 110: 1524-33. PMID 23561307 DOI: 10.1017/S0007114513000743  1
2013 Mugnaini C, Pedani V, Casu A, Lobina C, Casti A, Maccioni P, Porcu A, Giunta D, Lamponi S, Solinas M, Dragoni S, Valoti M, Colombo G, Castelli MP, Gessa GL, et al. Synthesis and pharmacological characterization of 2-(acylamino)thiophene derivatives as metabolically stable, orally effective, positive allosteric modulators of the GABAB receptor. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 56: 3620-35. PMID 23544432 DOI: 10.1021/jm400144w  1
2013 Loi B, Fantini N, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Riva A, Bombardelli E, Morazzoni P, Carai MA. Reducing effect of an extract of Phaseolus vulgaris on food intake in mice--focus on highly palatable foods. Fitoterapia. 85: 14-9. PMID 23262270 DOI: 10.1016/j.fitote.2012.12.015  1
2013 Loi B, Maccioni P, Lobina C, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Thomas AW, Malherbe P, Colombo G. Reduction of alcohol intake by the positive allosteric modulator of the GABA(B) receptor, rac-BHFF, in alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 47: 69-73. PMID 23218664 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2012.11.002  1
2013 Zaru A, Maccioni P, Riva A, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Gessa GL, Carai MA, Colombo G. Reducing effect of a combination of Phaseolus vulgaris and Cynara scolymus extracts on operant self-administration of a chocolate-flavoured beverage in rats. Phytotherapy Research : Ptr. 27: 944-7. PMID 22899449 DOI: 10.1002/ptr.4814  1
2013 Zhou Y, Colombo G, Niikura K, Carai MA, Femenía T, García-Gutiérrez MS, Manzanares J, Ho A, Gessa GL, Kreek MJ. Voluntary alcohol drinking enhances proopiomelanocortin gene expression in nucleus accumbens shell and hypothalamus of Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 37: E131-40. PMID 22724395 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2012.01867.x  1
2013 Loi B, Fantini N, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Riva A, Bombardelli E, Morazzoni P, Carai MA. Reducing effect of a combination of Phaseolus vulgaris and Cynara scolymus extracts on food intake and glycemia in rats. Phytotherapy Research : Ptr. 27: 258-63. PMID 22565861 DOI: 10.1002/ptr.4704  1
2012 Colombo G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Suppression by γ-Hydroxybutyric Acid of "Alcohol Deprivation Effect" in Rats: Preclinical Evidence of its anti-Relapse Properties. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 3: 95. PMID 23133426 DOI: 10.3389/fpsyt.2012.00095  1
2012 Agabio R, Maccioni P, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Froestl W, Colombo G. The development of medications for alcohol-use disorders targeting the GABAB receptor system. Recent Patents On Cns Drug Discovery. 7: 113-28. PMID 22574677  1
2012 Maccioni P, Zaru A, Loi B, Lobina C, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Capra A, Mugnaini C, Pasquini S, Corelli F, Hyytiä P, Lumeng L, Colombo G. Comparison of the effect of the GABAÎ’ receptor agonist, baclofen, and the positive allosteric modulator of the GABAB receptor, GS39783, on alcohol self-administration in 3 different lines of alcohol-preferring rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 36: 1748-66. PMID 22486245 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2012.01782.x  1
2012 Agabio R, Gessa GL, Montisci A, Finco G, Contu P, Bedogni G, Marchi A. Use of the screening suggested by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and of a newly derived tool for the detection of unhealthy alcohol drinkers among surgical patients. Journal of Studies On Alcohol and Drugs. 73: 126-33. PMID 22152670  1
2012 Castelli MP, Casu A, Casti P, Lobina C, Carai MA, Colombo G, Solinas M, Giunta D, Mugnaini C, Pasquini S, Tafi A, Brogi S, Gessa GL, Corelli F. Characterization of COR627 and COR628, two novel positive allosteric modulators of the GABA(B) receptor. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 340: 529-38. PMID 22129594 DOI: 10.1124/jpet.111.186460  1
2012 Devoto P, Flore G, Saba P, Cadeddu R, Gessa GL. Disulfiram stimulates dopamine release from noradrenergic terminals and potentiates cocaine-induced dopamine release in the prefrontal cortex. Psychopharmacology. 219: 1153-64. PMID 21863234 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-011-2447-5  1
2011 Lobina C, Carai MA, Froestl W, Mugnaini C, Pasquini S, Corelli F, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Activation of the GABA(B) Receptor Prevents Nicotine-Induced Locomotor Stimulation in Mice. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 2: 76. PMID 22232609 DOI: 10.3389/fpsyt.2011.00076  1
2011 Zhou Y, Colombo G, Carai MA, Ho A, Gessa GL, Kreek MJ. Involvement of arginine vasopressin and V1b receptor in alcohol drinking in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 35: 1876-83. PMID 21575018 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2011.01532.x  1
2011 Carai MA, Fantini N, Loi B, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Riva A, Bombardelli E, Morazzoni P. Multiple cycles of repeated treatments with a Phaseolus vulgaris dry extract reduce food intake and body weight in obese rats. The British Journal of Nutrition. 106: 762-8. PMID 21535904 DOI: 10.1017/S0007114511000778  1
2010 Maccioni P, Flore P, Carai MA, Mugnaini C, Pasquini S, Corelli F, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Reduction by the Positive Allosteric Modulator of the GABA(B) Receptor, GS39783, of Alcohol Self-Administration in Sardinian Alcohol-Preferring Rats Exposed to the "Sipper" Procedure. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 1: 20. PMID 21423431 DOI: 10.3389/fpsyt.2010.00020  1
2010 Loi B, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Fantini N, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Increase in alcohol intake, reduced flexibility of alcohol drinking, and evidence of signs of alcohol intoxication in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats exposed to intermittent access to 20% alcohol. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 34: 2147-54. PMID 20860609 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2010.01311.x  1
2010 Bortolato M, Frau R, Bini V, Luesu W, Loriga R, Collu M, Gessa GL, Ennas MG, Castelli MP. Methamphetamine neurotoxicity increases brain expression and alters behavioral functions of CB₁ cannabinoid receptors. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 44: 944-55. PMID 20378129 DOI: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2010.03.002  1
2010 Maccioni P, Colombo G, Riva A, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Reducing effect of a Phaseolus vulgaris dry extract on operant self-administration of a chocolate-flavoured beverage in rats. The British Journal of Nutrition. 104: 624-8. PMID 20338076 DOI: 10.1017/S0007114510001017  1
2010 Maccioni P, Thomas AW, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Malherbe P, Colombo G. The positive allosteric modulator of the GABA(B) receptor, rac-BHFF, suppresses alcohol self-administration. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 109: 96-103. PMID 20089372 DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2009.12.019  1
2010 Pani PP, Maremmani I, Trogu E, Gessa GL, Ruiz P, Akiskal HS. Delineating the psychic structure of substance abuse and addictions: should anxiety, mood and impulse-control dysregulation be included? Journal of Affective Disorders. 122: 185-97. PMID 19584019 DOI: 10.1016/j.jad.2009.06.012  1
2009 Fantini N, Cabras C, Lobina C, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Riva A, Donzelli F, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Carai MA. Reducing effect of a Phaseolus vulgaris dry extract on food intake, body weight, and glycemia in rats. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 57: 9316-23. PMID 19731962 DOI: 10.1021/jf900711z  1
2009 Maccioni P, Carai MA, Kaupmann K, Guery S, Froestl W, Leite-Morris KA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Reduction of alcohol's reinforcing and motivational properties by the positive allosteric modulator of the GABA(B) receptor, BHF177, in alcohol-preferring rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 33: 1749-56. PMID 19572981 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2009.01012.x  1
2009 Bortolato M, Frau R, Piras AP, Luesu W, Bini V, Diaz G, Gessa G, Ennas MG, Castelli MP. Methamphetamine induces long-term alterations in reactivity to environmental stimuli: correlation with dopaminergic and serotonergic toxicity. Neurotoxicity Research. 15: 232-45. PMID 19384596 DOI: 10.1007/s12640-009-9024-2  1
2009 Maccioni P, Fantini N, Carai MAM, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Suppressing effect of the cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, rimonabant, on alcohol self-administration in alcohol-preferring rats Open Neuropsychopharmacology Journal. 2: 40-44. DOI: 10.2174/1876523800902020040  1
2008 Maccioni P, Fantini N, Froestl W, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Specific reduction of alcohol's motivational properties by the positive allosteric modulator of the GABAB receptor, GS39783--comparison with the effect of the GABAB receptor direct agonist, baclofen. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 32: 1558-64. PMID 18616673 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2008.00725.x  1
2008 Frau R, Orrù M, Puligheddu M, Gessa GL, Mereu G, Marrosu F, Bortolato M. Sleep deprivation disrupts prepulse inhibition of the startle reflex: reversal by antipsychotic drugs. The International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology / Official Scientific Journal of the Collegium Internationale Neuropsychopharmacologicum (Cinp). 11: 947-55. PMID 18477413 DOI: 10.1017/S1461145708008900  1
2008 Maccioni P, Pes D, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Suppression by the cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, rimonabant, of the reinforcing and motivational properties of a chocolate-flavoured beverage in rats. Behavioural Pharmacology. 19: 197-209. PMID 18469537 DOI: 10.1097/FBP.0b013e3282fe8888  1
2008 Maccioni P, Bienkowski P, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Baclofen attenuates cue-induced reinstatement of alcohol-seeking behavior in Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) rats. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 95: 284-7. PMID 18374518 DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2008.02.006  1
2008 Maccioni P, Pes D, Fantini N, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) suppresses alcohol's motivational properties in alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 42: 107-13. PMID 18358989 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2008.01.001  1
2008 Bortolato M, Frau R, Orrù M, Bourov Y, Marrosu F, Mereu G, Devoto P, Gessa GL. Antipsychotic-like properties of 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 33: 3146-56. PMID 18354385 DOI: 10.1038/npp.2008.39  1
2008 Carai MA, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Cabras C, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Gamma-aminobutyric acidB (GABAB)-receptor mediation of different in vivo effects of gamma-butyrolactone. Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. 106: 199-207. PMID 18270475 DOI: JST.JSTAGE/jphs/FP0071487  1
2008 Devoto P, Flore G, Saba P, Castelli MP, Piras AP, Luesu W, Viaggi MC, Ennas MG, Gessa GL. 6-Hydroxydopamine lesion in the ventral tegmental area fails to reduce extracellular dopamine in the cerebral cortex. Journal of Neuroscience Research. 86: 1647-58. PMID 18189323 DOI: 10.1002/jnr.21611  1
2007 Colombo G, Orrù A, Lai P, Cabras C, Maccioni P, Rubio M, Gessa GL, Carai MA. The cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, rimonabant, as a promising pharmacotherapy for alcohol dependence: preclinical evidence. Molecular Neurobiology. 36: 102-12. PMID 17952655 DOI: 10.1007/s12035-007-0017-y  1
2007 Orrù A, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Gessa GL, Carai MA, Colombo G. Repeated exposure to alcoholic beer does not induce long-lasting changes in alcohol self-administration and intake in Sardinian alcohol-preferring and Sardinian non-preferring rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 42: 513-24. PMID 17878214 DOI: 10.1093/alcalc/agm067  1
2007 Bocchetta A, Fadda D, Satta G, Del Zompo M, Gessa GL, Cocco P. Long-term lithium treatment and survival from external causes including suicide. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 27: 544-6. PMID 17873708 DOI: 10.1097/JCP.0b013e31814f4d94  1
2007 Agabio R, Marras P, Gessa GL, Carpiniello B. Alcohol use disorders, and at-risk drinking in patients affected by a mood disorder, in Cagliari, Italy: sensitivity and specificity of different questionnaires. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 42: 575-81. PMID 17766313 DOI: 10.1093/alcalc/agm072  1
2007 Castelli MP, Paola Piras A, D'Agostino A, Pibiri F, Perra S, Gessa GL, Maccarrone M, Pistis M. Dysregulation of the endogenous cannabinoid system in adult rats prenatally treated with the cannabinoid agonist WIN 55,212-2. European Journal of Pharmacology. 573: 11-9. PMID 17644084 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2007.06.047  1
2007 Nava F, Premi S, Manzato E, Campagnola W, Lucchini A, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyrate reduces both withdrawal syndrome and hypercortisolism in severe abstinent alcoholics: an open study vs. diazepam. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. 33: 379-92. PMID 17613965 DOI: 10.1080/00952990701315046  1
2007 Bortolato M, Frau R, Orrù M, Piras AP, Fà M, Tuveri A, Puligheddu M, Gessa GL, Castelli MP, Mereu G, Marrosu F. Activation of GABA(B) receptors reverses spontaneous gating deficits in juvenile DBA/2J mice. Psychopharmacology. 194: 361-9. PMID 17604981 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-007-0845-5  1
2007 Agabio R, Marras P, Addolorato G, Carpiniello B, Gessa GL. Baclofen suppresses alcohol intake and craving for alcohol in a schizophrenic alcohol-dependent patient: a case report. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 27: 319-20. PMID 17502794 DOI: 10.1097/01.jcp.0000270079.84758.fe  1
2007 Maccioni P, Orrú A, Korkosz A, Gessa GL, Carai MA, Colombo G, Bienkowski P. Cue-induced reinstatement of ethanol seeking in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 41: 31-9. PMID 17452297 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2007.02.006  1
2007 Maccioni P, Pes D, Orrù A, Froestl W, Gessa GL, Carai MA, Colombo G. Reducing effect of the positive allosteric modulator of the GABA(B) receptor, GS39,783, on alcohol self-administration in alcohol-preferring rats. Psychopharmacology. 193: 171-8. PMID 17393141 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-007-0776-1  1
2007 Pillolla G, Melis M, Perra S, Muntoni AL, Gessa GL, Pistis M. Medial forebrain bundle stimulation evokes endocannabinoid-mediated modulation of ventral tegmental area dopamine neuron firing in vivo. Psychopharmacology. 191: 843-53. PMID 17334799 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-007-0733-z  1
2007 Ballmaier M, Bortolato M, Rizzetti C, Zoli M, Gessa G, Heinz A, Spano P. Cannabinoid receptor antagonists counteract sensorimotor gating deficits in the phencyclidine model of psychosis. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 32: 2098-107. PMID 17299506 DOI: 10.1038/sj.npp.1301344  1
2007 Frau R, Orrù M, Fà M, Casti A, Manunta M, Fais N, Mereu G, Gessa G, Bortolato M. Effects of topiramate on the prepulse inhibition of the acoustic startle in rats. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 32: 320-31. PMID 16794573 DOI: 10.1038/sj.npp.1301115  1
2007 Gessa GL. Law and science divided on drugs | Legge e scienza divise sulle droghe Tempo Medico. 49: 1.  1
2006 Quang LS, Colombo G, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Orru A, Gessa GL, Maher TJ, Carai MA. Evaluation for the withdrawal syndrome from gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB), gamma-butyrolactone (GBL), and 1,4-butanediol (1,4-BD) in different rat lines. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1074: 545-58. PMID 17105952 DOI: 10.1196/annals.1369.055  1
2006 Colombo G, Serra S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Baclofen-induced suppression of alcohol deprivation effect in Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) rats exposed to different alcohol concentrations. European Journal of Pharmacology. 550: 123-6. PMID 17022968 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2006.08.052  1
2006 Colombo G, Lobina C, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Phenotypic characterization of genetically selected Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) and -non-preferring (sNP) rats. Addiction Biology. 11: 324-38. PMID 16961762 DOI: 10.1111/j.1369-1600.2006.00031.x  1
2006 Carai MA, Colombo G, Maccioni P, Gessa GL. Efficacy of rimonabant and other cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonists in reducing food intake and body weight: preclinical and clinical data. Cns Drug Reviews. 12: 91-9. PMID 16958983 DOI: 10.1111/j.1527-3458.2006.00091.x  1
2006 Carai MA, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Yalamanchili R, Basavarajappa BS, Basavarajppa BS, Hungund BL. Investigation on the relationship between cannabinoid CB1 and opioid receptors in gastrointestinal motility in mice. British Journal of Pharmacology. 148: 1043-50. PMID 16847440 DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjp.0706824  1
2006 Melis M, Pillolla G, Bisogno T, Minassi A, Petrosino S, Perra S, Muntoni AL, Lutz B, Gessa GL, Marsicano G, Di Marzo V, Pistis M. Protective activation of the endocannabinoid system during ischemia in dopamine neurons. Neurobiology of Disease. 24: 15-27. PMID 16762556 DOI: 10.1016/j.nbd.2006.04.010  1
2006 Muntoni AL, Pillolla G, Melis M, Perra S, Gessa GL, Pistis M. Cannabinoids modulate spontaneous neuronal activity and evoked inhibition of locus coeruleus noradrenergic neurons. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 23: 2385-94. PMID 16706846 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2006.04759.x  1
2006 Colombo G, Serra S, Vacca G, Orrù A, Maccioni P, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Riva A, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Identification of miltirone as active ingredient of Salvia miltiorrhiza responsible for the reducing effect of root extracts on alcohol intake in rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 30: 754-62. PMID 16634843 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2006.00088.x  1
2006 Bortolato M, Campolongo P, Mangieri RA, Scattoni ML, Frau R, Trezza V, La Rana G, Russo R, Calignano A, Gessa GL, Cuomo V, Piomelli D. Anxiolytic-like properties of the anandamide transport inhibitor AM404. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 31: 2652-9. PMID 16541083 DOI: 10.1038/sj.npp.1301061  1
2006 Gessa GL, Orrù A, Lai P, Maccioni P, Lecca R, Lobina C, Carai MA, Colombo G. Lack of tolerance to the suppressing effect of rimonabant on chocolate intake in rats. Psychopharmacology. 185: 248-54. PMID 16491428 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-006-0327-1  1
2006 Agabio R, Nioi M, Serra C, Valle P, Gessa GL. Alcohol use disorders in primary care patients in Cagliari, Italy. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 41: 341-4. PMID 16490789 DOI: 10.1093/alcalc/agl010  1
2006 Addolorato G, Leggio L, Abenavoli L, Agabio R, Caputo F, Capristo E, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Gasbarrini G. Baclofen in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome: a comparative study vs diazepam. The American Journal of Medicine. 119: 276.e13-8. PMID 16490478 DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2005.08.042  1
2006 Carai MA, Colombo G, Quang LS, Maher TJ, Gessa GL. Resuscitative treatments on 1,4-butanediol mortality in mice. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 47: 184-9. PMID 16431232 DOI: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2005.10.011  1
2006 Bortolato M, Frau R, Orrù M, Casti A, Aru GN, Fà M, Manunta M, Usai A, Mereu G, Gessa GL. Prenatal exposure to a cannabinoid receptor agonist does not affect sensorimotor gating in rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 531: 166-70. PMID 16423346 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2005.12.017  1
2005 Maccioni P, Serra S, Vacca G, Orrù A, Pes D, Agabio R, Addolorato G, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Baclofen-induced reduction of alcohol reinforcement in alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 36: 161-8. PMID 16377457 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2005.08.003  1
2005 Orrù A, Lai P, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Piras P, Scanu L, Froestl W, Gessa GL, Carai MA, Colombo G. Reducing effect of the positive allosteric modulators of the GABA(B) receptor, CGP7930 and GS39783, on alcohol intake in alcohol-preferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 525: 105-11. PMID 16289452 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2005.10.005  1
2005 Perra S, Pillolla G, Melis M, Muntoni AL, Gessa GL, Pistis M. Involvement of the endogenous cannabinoid system in the effects of alcohol in the mesolimbic reward circuit: electrophysiological evidence in vivo. Psychopharmacology. 183: 368-77. PMID 16228194 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-005-0195-0  1
2005 Castelli MP, Pibiri F, Piras AP, Carboni G, Orrù A, Gessa GL, Carai MA, Colombo G. Differential G-protein coupling to GABAB receptor in limbic areas of alcohol-preferring and -nonpreferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 523: 67-70. PMID 16226245 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2005.09.011  1
2005 Barbaccia ML, Carai MA, Colombo G, Lobina C, Purdy RH, Gessa GL. Endogenous gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA)(A) receptor active neurosteroids and the sedative/hypnotic action of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB): a study in GHB-S (sensitive) and GHB-R (resistant) rat lines. Neuropharmacology. 49: 48-58. PMID 15992580 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2005.01.026  1
2005 Bortolato M, Aru GN, Frau R, Orrù M, Fà M, Manunta M, Puddu M, Mereu G, Gessa GL. Kappa opioid receptor activation disrupts prepulse inhibition of the acoustic startle in rats. Biological Psychiatry. 57: 1550-8. PMID 15953492 DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2005.02.030  1
2005 Carai MA, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Resuscitative effect of a gamma-aminobutyric acid B receptor antagonist on gamma-hydroxybutyric acid mortality in mice. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 45: 614-9. PMID 15940094 DOI: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2004.12.013  1
2005 Colombo G, Serra S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Endocannabinoid system and alcohol addiction: pharmacological studies. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 81: 369-80. PMID 15939463 DOI: 10.1016/j.pbb.2005.01.022  1
2005 Carai MA, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Rimonabant: the first therapeutically relevant cannabinoid antagonist. Life Sciences. 77: 2339-50. PMID 15935395 DOI: 10.1016/j.lfs.2005.04.017  1
2005 Colombo G, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Mascia MF, Orrù A, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Suppression of maintenance of alcohol-drinking behavior by the concurrent availability of saccharin in Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 35: 35-41. PMID 15922136 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2004.10.006  1
2005 Colombo G, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Mascia MF, Orrù A, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Suppression of acquisition of alcohol-drinking behavior by the concurrent availability of saccharin in Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 35: 27-33. PMID 15922135 DOI: 10.1016/j.alcohol.2004.10.005  1
2005 Pibiri F, Carboni G, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Castelli MP. Up-regulation of GABA(B) receptors by chronic administration of the GABA(B) receptor antagonist SCH 50,911. European Journal of Pharmacology. 515: 94-8. PMID 15893746 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2005.03.040  1
2005 Carai MA, Quang LS, Atzeri S, Lobina C, Maccioni P, Orrù A, Gessa GL, Maher TJ, Colombo G. Withdrawal syndrome from gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) and 1,4-butanediol (1,4-BD) in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Brain Research. Brain Research Protocols. 15: 75-8. PMID 15886053 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainresprot.2005.04.001  1
2005 Lobina C, Colombo G, Orrù A, Maccioni P, Gessa GL, Carai MA. GHB-C rats: the control line of GHB-sensitive (GHB-S) and GHB-resistant (GHB-R) rats. Brain Research. Brain Research Protocols. 15: 1-5. PMID 15878144 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainresprot.2005.02.002  1
2005 Devoto P, Flore G, Saba P, Fà M, Gessa GL. Co-release of noradrenaline and dopamine in the cerebral cortex elicited by single train and repeated train stimulation of the locus coeruleus. Bmc Neuroscience. 6: 31. PMID 15865626 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2202-6-31  1
2005 Pistis M, Muntoni AL, Pillolla G, Perra S, Cignarella G, Melis M, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) and the mesoaccumbens reward circuit: evidence for GABA(B) receptor-mediated effects. Neuroscience. 131: 465-74. PMID 15708487 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2004.11.021  1
2005 Lobina C, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Different sensitivity to the motor incoordinating effects of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) and baclofen in GHB-sensitive and GHB-resistant rats. Brain Research. 1033: 109-12. PMID 15680346 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainres.2004.11.030  1
2005 Devoto P, Flore G, Saba P, Fà M, Gessa GL. Stimulation of the locus coeruleus elicits noradrenaline and dopamine release in the medial prefrontal and parietal cortex. Journal of Neurochemistry. 92: 368-74. PMID 15663484 DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2004.02866.x  1
2005 Colombo G, Serra S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Effect of the combination of naltrexone and baclofen, on acquisition of alcohol drinking behavior in alcohol-preferring rats. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 77: 87-91. PMID 15607845 DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2004.07.003  1
2005 Gessa GL, Serra S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Colombo G. Suppressing effect of the cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, SR147778, on alcohol intake and motivational properties of alcohol in alcohol-preferring sP rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 40: 46-53. PMID 15582988 DOI: 10.1093/alcalc/agh114  1
2005 Bortolato M, Aru GN, Fà M, Frau R, Orrù M, Salis P, Casti A, Luckey GC, Mereu G, Gessa GL. Activation of D1, but not D2 receptors potentiates dizocilpine-mediated disruption of prepulse inhibition of the startle. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 30: 561-74. PMID 15328529 DOI: 10.1038/sj.npp.1300547  1
2005 Bortolato M, Aru GN, Frau R, Orrù M, Luckey GC, Boi G, Gessa GL. The CB receptor agonist WIN 55,212-2 fails to elicit disruption of prepulse inhibition of the startle in Sprague-Dawley rats. Psychopharmacology. 177: 264-71. PMID 15290008 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-004-1941-4  1
2004 Melis M, Perra S, Muntoni AL, Pillolla G, Lutz B, Marsicano G, Di Marzo V, Gessa GL, Pistis M. Prefrontal cortex stimulation induces 2-arachidonoyl-glycerol-mediated suppression of excitation in dopamine neurons. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 24: 10707-15. PMID 15564588 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3502-04.2004  1
2004 Colombo G, Addolorato G, Agabio R, Carai MA, Pibiri F, Serra S, Vacca G, Gessa GL. Role of GABA(B) receptor in alcohol dependence: reducing effect of baclofen on alcohol intake and alcohol motivational properties in rats and amelioration of alcohol withdrawal syndrome and alcohol craving in human alcoholics. Neurotoxicity Research. 6: 403-14. PMID 15545024 DOI: 10.1007/BF03033315  1
2004 Carai MA, Colombo G, Froestl W, Gessa GL. In vivo effectiveness of CGP7930, a positive allosteric modulator of the GABAB receptor. European Journal of Pharmacology. 504: 213-6. PMID 15541424 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2004.10.008  1
2004 Carai MA, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Protection by the GABAB receptor antagonist, SCH 50911, of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid-induced mortality in mice. European Journal of Pharmacology. 503: 77-80. PMID 15496299 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2004.09.027  1
2004 Colombo G, Vacca G, Serra S, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Suppressing effect of the cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, SR 141716, on alcohol's motivational properties in alcohol-preferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 498: 119-23. PMID 15363985 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2004.07.069  1
2004 Pistis M, Perra S, Pillolla G, Melis M, Muntoni AL, Gessa GL. Adolescent exposure to cannabinoids induces long-lasting changes in the response to drugs of abuse of rat midbrain dopamine neurons. Biological Psychiatry. 56: 86-94. PMID 15231440 DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2004.05.006  1
2004 Carai MA, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Rapid tolerance to the intestinal prokinetic effect of cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, SR 141716 (Rimonabant). European Journal of Pharmacology. 494: 221-4. PMID 15212978 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2004.05.005  1
2004 Littleton JM, De Witte P, Litten R, Gessa GL, Spanagel R, Kranzler H, Lehert P, Johnson B, Saunders J, Berglund M, Harris A, Anton R, Mann K. Challenges to medications development in treating alcohol dependence: an international perspective. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 39: 271-5. PMID 15208155 DOI: 10.1093/alcalc/agh067  1
2004 Colombo G, Serra S, Vacca G, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Suppression by baclofen of the stimulation of alcohol intake induced by morphine and WIN 55,212-2 in alcohol-preferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 492: 189-93. PMID 15178364 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2004.03.065  1
2004 Lobina C, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Completion by the 10th generation of the bidirectional selective breeding of GHB-sensitive and GHB-resistant rats. Brain Research. Brain Research Protocols. 13: 53-6. PMID 15063841 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainresprot.2004.02.001  1
2004 Ferrarini PL, Calderone V, Cavallini T, Manera C, Saccomanni G, Pani L, Ruiu S, Gessa GL. Synthesis and biological evaluation of 1,8-naphthyridin-4(1H)-on-3-carboxamide derivatives as new ligands of cannabinoid receptors. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry. 12: 1921-33. PMID 15051060 DOI: 10.1016/j.bmc.2004.01.035  1
2004 Devoto P, Flore G, Pira L, Longu G, Gessa GL. Mirtazapine-induced corelease of dopamine and noradrenaline from noradrenergic neurons in the medial prefrontal and occipital cortex. European Journal of Pharmacology. 487: 105-11. PMID 15033381 DOI: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2004.01.018  1
2004 Carai MA, Vacca G, Serra S, Colombo G, Froestl W, Gessa GL. Suppression of GABA(B) receptor function in vivo by disulfide reducing agent, DL-dithiothreitol (DTT). Psychopharmacology. 174: 283-90. PMID 14760512 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-003-1737-y  1
2004 Devoto P, Flore G, Pira L, Longu G, Gessa GL. Alpha2-adrenoceptor mediated co-release of dopamine and noradrenaline from noradrenergic neurons in the cerebral cortex. Journal of Neurochemistry. 88: 1003-9. PMID 14756822  1
2004 Melis M, Pistis M, Perra S, Muntoni AL, Pillolla G, Gessa GL. Endocannabinoids mediate presynaptic inhibition of glutamatergic transmission in rat ventral tegmental area dopamine neurons through activation of CB1 receptors. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 24: 53-62. PMID 14715937 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4503-03.2004  1
2004 Pistis M, Perra S, Pillolla G, Melis M, Gessa GL, Muntoni AL. Cannabinoids modulate neuronal firing in the rat basolateral amygdala: evidence for CB1- and non-CB1-mediated actions. Neuropharmacology. 46: 115-25. PMID 14654103 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2003.08.003  1
2004 Bortolato M, Frau R, Aru GN, Orrù M, Gessa GL. Baclofen reverses the reduction in prepulse inhibition of the acoustic startle response induced by dizocilpine, but not by apomorphine. Psychopharmacology. 171: 322-30. PMID 13680072 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-003-1589-5  1
2003 Castelli MP, Ferraro L, Mocci I, Carta F, Carai MA, Antonelli T, Tanganelli S, Cignarella G, Gessa GL. Selective gamma-hydroxybutyric acid receptor ligands increase extracellular glutamate in the hippocampus, but fail to activate G protein and to produce the sedative/hypnotic effect of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. Journal of Neurochemistry. 87: 722-32. PMID 14535954 DOI: 10.1046/j.1471-4159.2003.02037.x  1
2003 Devoto P, Flore G, Longu G, Pira L, Gessa GL. Origin of extracellular dopamine from dopamine and noradrenaline neurons in the medial prefrontal and occipital cortex. Synapse (New York, N.Y.). 50: 200-5. PMID 14515337 DOI: 10.1002/syn.10264  1
2003 Serra S, Vacca G, Tumatis S, Carrucciu A, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Anti-relapse properties of IDN 5082, a standardized extract of Salvia miltiorrhiza, in alcohol-preferring rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 88: 249-52. PMID 12963151 DOI: 10.1016/S0378-8741(03)00260-5  1
2003 Brunetti G, Serra S, Vacca G, Lobina C, Curreli T, Carai MA, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Long-term exposure to a sweetened alcoholic solution does not alter genetic aversion to ethanol in Sardinian alcohol-nonpreferring (sNP) rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 30: 29-34. PMID 12878272 DOI: 10.1016/S0741-8329(03)00038-7  1
2003 Serra S, Brunetti G, Vacca G, Lobina C, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Stable preference for high ethanol concentrations after ethanol deprivation in Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 29: 101-8. PMID 12782251 DOI: 10.1016/S0741-8329(03)00003-X  1
2003 Vacca G, Colombo G, Brunetti G, Melis S, Molinari D, Serra S, Seghizzi R, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Reducing effect of Salvia miltiorrhiza extracts on alcohol intake: influence of vehicle. Phytotherapy Research : Ptr. 17: 537-41. PMID 12748993 DOI: 10.1002/ptr.1203  1
2003 Colombo G, Serra S, Brunetti G, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Suppression by baclofen of alcohol deprivation effect in Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) rats. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 70: 105-8. PMID 12681531 DOI: 10.1016/S0376-8716(02)00333-2  1
2003 Mereu G, Fà M, Ferraro L, Cagiano R, Antonelli T, Tattoli M, Ghiglieri V, Tanganelli S, Gessa GL, Cuomo V. Prenatal exposure to a cannabinoid agonist produces memory deficits linked to dysfunction in hippocampal long-term potentiation and glutamate release. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 100: 4915-20. PMID 12679519 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0537849100  1
2003 Colombo G, Vacca G, Serra S, Brunetti G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Baclofen suppresses motivation to consume alcohol in rats. Psychopharmacology. 167: 221-4. PMID 12669176 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-003-1397-y  1
2003 Sanna A, Congeddu E, Porcella A, Saba L, Pistis M, Peis M, Marchese G, Ruiu S, Lobina C, Grayson DR, Gessa GL, Pani L. Characterization of wild-type (R100R) and mutated (Q100Q) GABAA alpha 6 subunit in Sardinian alcohol non-preferring rats (sNP). Brain Research. 967: 98-105. PMID 12650970 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(02)04230-0  1
2003 Tedeschi L, Carai MA, Frison G, Favretto D, Colombo G, Ferrara SD, Gessa GL. Endogenous gamma-hydroxybutyric acid is in the rat, mouse and human gastrointestinal tract. Life Sciences. 72: 2481-8. PMID 12650856 DOI: 10.1016/S0024-3205(03)00143-7  1
2003 Devoto P, Flore G, Vacca G, Pira L, Arca A, Casu MA, Pani L, Gessa GL. Co-release of noradrenaline and dopamine from noradrenergic neurons in the cerebral cortex induced by clozapine, the prototype atypical antipsychotic. Psychopharmacology. 167: 79-84. PMID 12632247 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-002-1381-y  1
2003 Congeddu E, Saba L, Porcella A, Sanna A, Marchese G, Lobina C, Gessa GL, Pani L. Molecular characterization of new polymorphisms at the beta2, alpha1, gamma2 GABA(A) receptor subunit genes associated to a rat nonpreferring ethanol phenotype. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 110: 289-97. PMID 12591165 DOI: 10.1016/S0169-328X(02)00660-5  1
2003 Brunetti G, Serra S, Vacca G, Lobina C, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Carai MA. IDN 5082, a standardized extract of Salvia miltiorrhiza, delays acquisition of alcohol drinking behavior in rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 85: 93-7. PMID 12576207 DOI: 10.1016/S0378-8741(02)00363-X  1
2003 Fà M, Mereu G, Ghiglieri V, Meloni A, Salis P, Gessa GL. Electrophysiological and pharmacological characteristics of nigral dopaminergic neurons in the conscious, head-restrained rat. Synapse (New York, N.Y.). 48: 1-9. PMID 12557266 DOI: 10.1002/syn.10177  1
2003 Ruiu S, Marchese G, Saba PL, Satta R, Gessa G, Vaccari A, Pani L. In vitro evidence for the presence of [3H]-haloperidol uptake in rat brain. British Journal of Pharmacology. 138: 188-92. PMID 12522089 DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjp.0705009  1
2003 Casu MA, Porcella A, Ruiu S, Saba P, Marchese G, Carai MA, Reali R, Gessa GL, Pani L. Differential distribution of functional cannabinoid CB1 receptors in the mouse gastroenteric tract. European Journal of Pharmacology. 459: 97-105. PMID 12505538 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)02830-3  1
2003 Dessì C, Fà M, Carta G, Salis P, Puligheddu M, Genugu F, Marrosu F, Bourov Y, Gessa GL, Mereu G. DBA/2J mice as experimental model for petit mal epilepsy: Experimental evidences | Itopi DBA/2J come modello sperimentale di epilessia di tipo piccolo male: Evidenze sperimentali Bollettino - Lega Italiana Contro L'Epilessia. 309-311.  1
2003 Fà M, Dessì C, Carta G, Salis P, Puligheddu M, Genugu F, Marrosu F, Bourov Y, Gessa GL, Mereu G. DBA/2J mice as experimental model for petit mal epilepsy: Pharmacological validation | Itopi DBA/2J come modello sperimentale di epilessia di tipo piccolo male: Validazione farmacologica Bollettino - Lega Italiana Contro L'Epilessia. 313-315.  1
2003 Fà M, Dessì C, Carta G, Salis P, Barberini L, Marrosu F, Bourov Y, Gessa GL, Mereu G. DBA/2J mice as experimental model for petit mal epilepsy: Role of GABAb - GHB neurotrasmission | I topi DBA/2J come modello sperimentale di epilessia di tipo piccolo male: Ruolo della transmissione GABAb - GHB Bollettino - Lega Italiana Contro L'Epilessia. 85-87.  1
2002 Pani L, Gessa GL. Dopaminergic deficit and mood disorders International Clinical Psychopharmacology. 17: S1-S7. PMID 12685916  1
2002 Gessa GL, Kasper S. Foreword. The clinical aspects of deficit in dopaminergic ways. International Clinical Psychopharmacology. 17: 2 p following table . PMID 12685915  1
2002 Cammalleri M, Brancucci A, Berton F, Loche A, Gessa GL, Francesconi W. Gamma-hydroxybutyrate reduces GABA(A)-mediated inhibitory postsynaptic potentials in the CA1 region of hippocampus. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 27: 960-9. PMID 12464453 DOI: 10.1016/S0893-133X(02)00378-0  1
2002 Vacca G, Serra S, Brunetti G, Carai MA, Samson HH, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Operant self-administration of ethanol in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 26: 1678-85. PMID 12436056 DOI: 10.1097/01.ALC.0000036285.62071.DA  1
2002 Casu MA, Dinucci D, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Pani L. Reduced DAT- and DBH-immunostaining in the limbic system of Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Brain Research. 948: 192-202. PMID 12383975 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(02)03220-1  1
2002 Pistis M, Ferraro L, Pira L, Flore G, Tanganelli S, Gessa GL, Devoto P. Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol decreases extracellular GABA and increases extracellular glutamate and dopamine levels in the rat prefrontal cortex: an in vivo microdialysis study. Brain Research. 948: 155-8. PMID 12383968 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(02)03055-X  1
2002 Addolorato G, Caputo F, Capristo E, Domenicali M, Bernardi M, Janiri L, Agabio R, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Gasbarrini G. Baclofen efficacy in reducing alcohol craving and intake: a preliminary double-blind randomized controlled study. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 37: 504-8. PMID 12217947  1
2002 Colombo G, Serra S, Brunetti G, Atzori G, Pani M, Vacca G, Addolorato G, Froestl W, Carai MA, Gessa GL. The GABA(B) receptor agonists baclofen and CGP 44532 prevent acquisition of alcohol drinking behaviour in alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 37: 499-503. PMID 12217946  1
2002 Marchese G, Bartholini F, Ruiu S, Casti P, Saba P, Gessa G, Pani L. Effect of the amisulpride isomers on rat catalepsy. European Journal of Pharmacology. 444: 69-74. PMID 12191584 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01602-3  1
2002 Porcella A, Marchese G, Casu MA, Rocchitta A, Lai ML, Gessa GL, Pani L. Evidence for functional CB1 cannabinoid receptor expressed in the rat thyroid. European Journal of Endocrinology / European Federation of Endocrine Societies. 147: 255-61. PMID 12153749  0.44
2002 Marchese G, Ruiu S, Casti P, Saba P, Gessa GL, Pani L. Effect of the amisulpride isomers on rat prolactinemia. European Journal of Pharmacology. 448: 263-6. PMID 12144950 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01990-8  1
2002 Carai MA, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Vacca G, Colombo G, Gessa GL. GABA(B)-receptor mediation of the inhibitory effect of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid on intestinal motility in mice. Life Sciences. 70: 3059-67. PMID 12138019 DOI: 10.1016/S0024-3205(02)01553-9  1
2002 Marchese G, Ruiu S, Casti P, Bartholini F, Saba P, Gessa GL, Pani L. Carmoxirole is able to reduce amisulpride-induced hyperprolactinemia without affecting its central effect. European Journal of Pharmacology. 447: 109-14. PMID 12106810 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01896-4  1
2002 Castelli MP, Mocci I, Pistis M, Peis M, Berta D, Gelain A, Gessa GL, Cignarella G. Stereoselectivity of NCS-382 binding to gamma-hydroxybutyrate receptor in the rat brain. European Journal of Pharmacology. 446: 1-5. PMID 12098579 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01713-2  1
2002 Pistis M, Muntoni AL, Pillolla G, Gessa GL. Cannabinoids inhibit excitatory inputs to neurons in the shell of the nucleus accumbens: an in vivo electrophysiological study. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 15: 1795-802. PMID 12081659 DOI: 10.1046/j.1460-9568.2002.02019.x  1
2002 Carai MA, Brunetti G, Lobina C, Serra S, Vacca G, Minardi G, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Proconvulsive effect of the GABA(B) receptor antagonist, SCH 50911, in rats undergoing ethanol withdrawal syndrome. European Journal of Pharmacology. 445: 195-9. PMID 12079684 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01752-1  1
2002 Vacca G, Serra S, Brunetti G, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Boosting effect of morphine on alcohol drinking is suppressed not only by naloxone but also by the cannabinoid CB1 receptor antagonist, SR 141716. European Journal of Pharmacology. 445: 55-9. PMID 12065194 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01712-0  1
2002 Carai MA, Colombo G, Reali R, Serra S, Mocci I, Castelli MP, Cignarella G, Gessa GL. Central effects of 1,4-butanediol are mediated by GABA(B) receptors via its conversion into gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. European Journal of Pharmacology. 441: 157-63. PMID 12063087 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01502-9  1
2002 Brunetti G, Carai MA, Lobina C, Melis S, Serra S, Vacca G, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Differences in ethanol-induced conditioned taste aversion in Sardinian alcohol-preferring and Sardinian alcohol-nonpreferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 26: 167-72. PMID 12057778 DOI: 10.1016/S0741-8329(02)00195-7  1
2002 Serra S, Brunetti G, Pani M, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Blockade by the cannabinoid CB(1) receptor antagonist, SR 141716, of alcohol deprivation effect in alcohol-preferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 443: 95-7. PMID 12044797 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(02)01594-7  1
2002 Barbaccia ML, Colombo G, Affricano D, Carai MA, Vacca G, Melis S, Purdy RH, Gessa GL. GABA(B) receptor-mediated increase of neurosteroids by gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. Neuropharmacology. 42: 782-91. PMID 12015204 DOI: 10.1016/S0028-3908(02)00026-6  1
2002 Marchese G, Casu MA, Bartholini F, Ruiu S, Saba P, Gessa GL, Pani L. Sub-chronic treatment with classical but not atypical antipsychotics produces morphological changes in rat nigro-striatal dopaminergic neurons directly related to "early onset" vacuous chewing. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 15: 1187-96. PMID 11982629 DOI: 10.1046/j.1460-9568.2002.01944.x  1
2002 Pani L, Gessa GL. The substituted benzamides and their clinical potential on dysthymia and on the negative symptoms of schizophrenia. Molecular Psychiatry. 7: 247-53. PMID 11920152 DOI: 10.1038/sj.mp.4001040  1
2002 Serra S, Colombo G, Melis S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid versus alcohol preference in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 37: 128-31. PMID 11912067  1
2002 Addolorato G, Caputo F, Capristo E, Janiri L, Bernardi M, Agabio R, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Gasbarrini G. Rapid suppression of alcohol withdrawal syndrome by baclofen. The American Journal of Medicine. 112: 226-9. PMID 11893350 DOI: 10.1016/S0002-9343(01)01088-9  1
2002 Devoto P, Flore G, Pira L, Diana M, Gessa GL. Co-release of noradrenaline and dopamine in the prefrontal cortex after acute morphine and during morphine withdrawal. Psychopharmacology. 160: 220-4. PMID 11875641 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-001-0985-y  1
2002 Colombo G, Serra S, Brunetti G, Gomez R, Melis S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa G. Stimulation of voluntary ethanol intake by cannabinoid receptor agonists in ethanol-preferring sP rats Psychopharmacology. 159: 181-187. PMID 11862347 DOI: 10.1007/s002130100887  1
2002 Casu MA, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Pani L. Reduced TH-immunoreactive fibers in the limbic system of Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Brain Research. 924: 242-51. PMID 11750910 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(01)03296-6  1
2002 Gessa GL, Kasper S. International Clinical Psychopharmacology: Foreword International Clinical Psychopharmacology. 17: i-ii.  1
2002 Colombo G, Gessa GL. Introduction Alcohol and Alcoholism. 37: 477.  1
2001 Colombo G, Melis S, Brunetti G, Serra S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. GABA(B) receptor inhibition causes locomotor stimulation in mice. European Journal of Pharmacology. 433: 101-4. PMID 11755139 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(01)01494-7  1
2001 Castelli MP, Mocci I, Sanna AM, Gessa GL, Pani L. (-)S amisulpride binds with high affinity to cloned dopamine D(3) and D(2) receptors. European Journal of Pharmacology. 432: 143-7. PMID 11740949 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(01)01484-4  1
2001 Serra S, Carai MA, Brunetti G, Gomez R, Melis S, Vacca G, Colombo G, Gessa GL. The cannabinoid receptor antagonist SR 141716 prevents acquisition of drinking behavior in alcohol-preferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 430: 369-71. PMID 11711056 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(01)01379-6  1
2001 Nava F, Carta G, Bortolato M, Gessa GL. gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid and baclofen decrease extracellular acetylcholine levels in the hippocampus via GABA(B) receptors. European Journal of Pharmacology. 430: 261-3. PMID 11711039 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(01)01163-3  1
2001 Carai MA, Colombo G, Brunetti G, Melis S, Serra S, Vacca G, Mastinu S, Pistuddi AM, Solinas C, Cignarella G, Minardi G, Gessa GL. Role of GABA(B) receptors in the sedative/hypnotic effect of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. European Journal of Pharmacology. 428: 315-21. PMID 11689189 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(01)01334-6  1
2001 Gobbi G, Muntoni AL, Gessa GL, Diana M. Clonidine fails to modify dopaminergic neuronal activity during morphine withdrawal. Psychopharmacology. 158: 1-6. PMID 11685378 DOI: 10.1007/s002130100832  1
2001 Devoto P, Flore G, Pani L, Gessa GL. Evidence for co-release of noradrenaline and dopamine from noradrenergic neurons in the cerebral cortex. Molecular Psychiatry. 6: 657-64. PMID 11673793 DOI: 10.1038/sj.mp.4000904  1
2001 Ferraro L, Tanganelli S, O'Connor WT, Francesconi W, Loche A, Gessa GL, Antonelli T. gamma-Hydroxybutyrate modulation of glutamate levels in the hippocampus: an in vivo and in vitro study. Journal of Neurochemistry. 78: 929-39. PMID 11553667 DOI: 10.1046/j.1471-4159.2001.00530.x  1
2001 Lobina C, Colombo G, Brunetti G, Diaz G, Melis S, Pani M, Serra S, Vacca G, Gessa GL, Carai MA. Procedure of bidirectional selective outbreeding for production of two rat lines differing in sensitivity to the sedative/hypnotic effect of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. Brain Research. Brain Research Protocols. 8: 74-81. PMID 11522530 DOI: 10.1016/S1385-299X(01)00092-7  1
2001 Nava F, Carta G, Colombo G, Gessa GL. Effects of chronic Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol treatment on hippocampal extracellular acetylcholine concentration and alternation performance in the T-maze. Neuropharmacology. 41: 392-9. PMID 11522331 DOI: 10.1016/S0028-3908(01)00075-2  0.68
2001 Pistis M, Porcu G, Melis M, Diana M, Gessa GL. Effects of cannabinoids on prefrontal neuronal responses to ventral tegmental area stimulation. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 14: 96-102. PMID 11488953 DOI: 10.1046/j.0953-816X.2001.01612.x  1
2001 Ferraro L, Tomasini MC, Gessa GL, Bebe BW, Tanganelli S, Antonelli T. The cannabinoid receptor agonist WIN 55,212-2 regulates glutamate transmission in rat cerebral cortex: an in vivo and in vitro study. Cerebral Cortex (New York, N.Y. : 1991). 11: 728-33. PMID 11459762  1
2001 Mancinelli R, Fabrizi A, Del Monaco S, Azzena GB, Vargiu R, Colombo GC, Gessa GL. Inhibition of peristaltic activity by cannabinoids in the isolated distal colon of mouse. Life Sciences. 69: 101-11. PMID 11411800 DOI: 10.1016/S0024-3205(01)01110-9  1
2001 Colombo G, Lobina C, Agabio R, Brunetti G, Diaz G, Littera M, Melis S, Pani M, Reali R, Serra S, Vacca G, Carai MA, Gessa GL. Selective breeding of two rat lines differing in sensitivity to GHB and baclofen. Brain Research. 902: 127-30. PMID 11376602 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(01)02389-7  1
2001 Agabio R, Carai MA, Lobina C, Pani M, Reali R, Vacca G, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Alcohol stimulates motor activity in selectively bred Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP), but not in Sardinian alcohol-nonpreferring (sNP), rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 23: 123-6. PMID 11331110 DOI: 10.1016/S0741-8329(00)00144-0  1
2001 Saba L, Porcella A, Congeddu E, Colombo G, Peis M, Pistis M, Gessa GL, Pani L. The R100Q mutation of the GABA(A) alpha(6) receptor subunit may contribute to voluntary aversion to ethanol in the sNP rat line. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 87: 263-70. PMID 11245930 DOI: 10.1016/S0169-328X(01)00003-1  1
2001 Porcella A, Maxia C, Gessa GL, Pani L. The synthetic cannabinoid WIN55212-2 decreases the intraocular pressure in human glaucoma resistant to conventional therapies. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 13: 409-12. PMID 11168547 DOI: 10.1046/j.0953-816X.2000.01401.x  1
2001 Agabio R, Colombo G, Carai MAM, Gessa GL. Novel pharmacotherapies and patents for alcohol abuse and alcoholism 1998-2001 Expert Opinion On Therapeutic Patents. 11: 1497-1521. DOI: 10.1517/13543776.11.10.1497  0.68
2000 Colombo G, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid in alcohol preference, dependence and withdrawal. Addiction Biology. 5: 389-403. PMID 20575856 DOI: 10.1111/j.1369-1600.2000.tb00207.x  1
2000 Ruiu S, Marchese G, Saba PL, Gessa GL, Pani L. The 5-HT2 antagonist ritanserin blocks dopamine re-uptake in the rat frontal cortex. Molecular Psychiatry. 5: 673-7. PMID 11126398  1
2000 Colombo G, Agabio R, Carai MA, Lobina C, Pani M, Reali R, Vacca G, Gessa GL. Different sensitivity to ethanol in alcohol-preferring sP and -nonpreferring sNP rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 24: 1603-8. PMID 11104106  1
2000 Fà M, Carcangiu G, Passino N, Ghiglieri V, Gessa GL, Mereu G. Cigarette smoke inhalation stimulates dopaminergic neurons in rats. Neuroreport. 11: 3637-9. PMID 11095534  1
2000 Melis M, Gessa GL, Diana M. Different mechanisms for dopaminergic excitation induced by opiates and cannabinoids in the rat midbrain. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry. 24: 993-1006. PMID 11041539 DOI: 10.1016/S0278-5846(00)00119-6  1
2000 D'Aquila PS, Collu M, Gessa GL, Serra G. The role of dopamine in the mechanism of action of antidepressant drugs. European Journal of Pharmacology. 405: 365-73. PMID 11033341 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(00)00566-5  1
2000 Fattore L, Melis M, Diana M, Fratta W, Gessa G. The cyclo-oxygenase inhibitor nimesulide induces conditioned place preference in rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 406: 75-7. PMID 11011036 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(00)00665-8  1
2000 Agabio R, Carai MA, Lobina C, Pani M, Reali R, Vacca G, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Development of short-lasting alcohol deprivation effect in sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 21: 59-62. PMID 10946158  0.68
2000 Carai MA, Agabio R, Bombardelli E, Bourov I, Gessa GL, Lobina C, Morazzoni P, Pani M, Reali R, Vacca G, Colombo G. Potential use of medicinal plants in the treatment of alcoholism. Fitoterapia. 71: S38-42. PMID 10930711  0.68
2000 Nava F, Carta G, Battasi AM, Gessa GL. D(2) dopamine receptors enable delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol induced memory impairment and reduction of hippocampal extracellular acetylcholine concentration. British Journal of Pharmacology. 130: 1201-10. PMID 10903956 DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjp.0703413  1
2000 Castelli MP, Mocci I, Langlois X, Gommerendagger W, Luyten WH, Leysen JE, Gessa GL. Quantitative autoradiographic distribution of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid binding sites in human and monkey brain. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 78: 91-9. PMID 10891588  0.48
2000 Gessa GL, Agabio R, Carai MA, Lobina C, Pani M, Reali R, Colombo G. Mechanism of the antialcohol effect of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 20: 271-6. PMID 10869869  0.68
2000 Gallimberti L, Spella MR, Soncini CA, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid in the treatment of alcohol and heroin dependence. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 20: 257-62. PMID 10869867  0.32
2000 Colombo G, Agabio R, Carai MA, Lobina C, Pani M, Reali R, Gessa GL. Characterization of the discriminative stimulus effects of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid as a means for unraveling the neurochemical basis of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid actions and its similarities to those of ethanol. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 20: 237-45. PMID 10869865  0.68
2000 Pani PP, Maremmani I, Pirastu R, Tagliamonte A, Gessa GL. Buprenorphine: a controlled clinical trial in the treatment of opioid dependence. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 60: 39-50. PMID 10821988 DOI: 10.1016/S0376-8716(99)00140-4  1
2000 Gessa GL, Devoto P, Diana M, Flore G, Melis M, Pistis M. Dissociation of haloperidol, clozapine, and olanzapine effects on electrical activity of mesocortical dopamine neurons and dopamine release in the prefrontal cortex. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 22: 642-9. PMID 10788763 DOI: 10.1016/S0893-133X(00)00087-7  1
2000 Porcella A, Maxia C, Gessa GL, Pani L. The human eye expresses high levels of CB1 cannabinoid receptor mRNA and protein. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 12: 1123-7. PMID 10762343  0.44
2000 Pani L, Porcella A, Gessa GL. The role of stress in the pathophysiology of the dopaminergic system. Molecular Psychiatry. 5: 14-21. PMID 10673764  0.44
2000 Addolorato G, Caputo F, Capristo E, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Gasbarrini G. Ability of baclofen in reducing alcohol craving and intake: II--Preliminary clinical evidence. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 24: 67-71. PMID 10656195  0.68
2000 Colombo G, Agabio R, Carai MA, Lobina C, Pani M, Reali R, Addolorato G, Gessa GL. Ability of baclofen in reducing alcohol intake and withdrawal severity: I--Preclinical evidence. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 24: 58-66. PMID 10656194  0.68
2000 Agabio R, Carai MA, Lobina C, Pani M, Reali R, Bourov I, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Dissociation of ethanol and saccharin preference in sP and sNP rats. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 24: 24-9. PMID 10656188  0.68
2000 Melis M, Diana M, Gessa GL. Cyclo-oxygenase-inhibitors increase morphine effects on mesolimbic dopamine neurons. European Journal of Pharmacology. 387: R1-3. PMID 10633170 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(99)00799-2  1
2000 Gessa GL. Preface to the special issue Alcohol. 20: 215-216. DOI: 10.1016/S0741-8329(99)00083-X  1
1999 Barbaccia ML, Affricano D, Trabucchi M, Purdy RH, Colombo G, Agabio R, Gessa GL. Ethanol markedly increases "GABAergic" neurosteroids in alcohol-preferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 384: R1-2. PMID 10611449  0.68
1999 Lobina C, Agabio R, Reali R, Gessa GL, Colombo G. Contribution of GABA(A) and GABA(B) receptors to the discriminative stimulus produced by gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 64: 363-5. PMID 10515314  0.68
1999 Berton F, Brancucci A, Beghè F, Cammalleri M, Demuro A, Francesconi W, Gessa GL. Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate inhibits excitatory postsynaptic potentials in rat hippocampal slices. European Journal of Pharmacology. 380: 109-16. PMID 10513569 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(99)00515-4  1
1999 Ciccocioppo R, Angeletti S, Colombo G, Gessa G, Massi M. Autoradiographic analysis of 5-HT2A binding sites in the brain of Sardinian alcohol-preferring and nonpreferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 373: 13-9. PMID 10408247 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(99)00239-3  0.68
1999 Ciccocioppo R, Panocka I, Froldi R, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Massi M. Antidepressant-like effect of ethanol revealed in the forced swimming test in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Psychopharmacology. 144: 151-7. PMID 10394996 DOI: 10.1007/s002130050988  0.68
1999 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Morazzoni P, Bombardelli E, Gessa GL. Salvia miltiorrhiza extract inhibits alcohol absorption, preference, and discrimination in sP rats. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 18: 65-70. PMID 10386667  0.68
1999 Castelli MP, Ingianni A, Stefanini E, Gessa GL. Distribution of GABA(B) receptor mRNAs in the rat brain and peripheral organs. Life Sciences. 64: 1321-8. PMID 10227588  0.6
1999 Diana M, Muntoni AL, Pistis M, Melis M, Gessa GL. Lasting reduction in mesolimbic dopamine neuronal activity after morphine withdrawal. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 11: 1037-41. PMID 10103095 DOI: 10.1046/j.1460-9568.1999.00488.x  1
1999 Melis M, Diana M, Gessa GL. Clozapine potently stimulates mesocortical dopamine neurons. European Journal of Pharmacology. 366: R11-3. PMID 10082220 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(98)00934-0  1
1999 Colombo G, Agabio R, Bourguignon JJ, Lobina C, Loche A, Maitre M, Reali R, Gessa GL. Reduction of blood ethanol levels by the gamma-hydroxybutyric acid receptor antagonist, NCS-382. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 17: 93-5. PMID 10064375  0.68
1998 Addolorato G, Cibin M, Caputo F, Capristo E, Gessa GL, Stefanini GF, Gasbarrini G. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid in the treatment of alcoholism: dosage fractioning utility in non-responder alcoholic patients. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 53: 7-10. PMID 10933335  0.32
1998 Martellotta MC, Cossu G, Fattore L, Gessa GL, Fratta W. Intravenous self-administration of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid in drug-naive mice. European Neuropsychopharmacology : the Journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 8: 293-6. PMID 9928919  0.6
1998 Melis M, Gessa GL, Diana M. Clozapine does activate nigrostriatal dopamine neurons in unanesthetized rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 363: 135-8. PMID 9881580 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(98)00822-X  1
1998 Agabio R, Colombo G, Loche A, Lobina C, Pani ML, Reali R, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid reducing effect on ethanol intake: evidence in favour of a substitution mechanism. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 33: 465-74. PMID 9811198  0.68
1998 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Vacca G, Gessa GL. Stimulation of locomotor activity by voluntarily consumed ethanol in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 357: 109-13. PMID 9797025  0.68
1998 Gessa GL, Casu MA, Carta G, Mascia MS. Cannabinoids decrease acetylcholine release in the medial-prefrontal cortex and hippocampus, reversal by SR 141716A. European Journal of Pharmacology. 355: 119-24. PMID 9760025  0.32
1998 Diana M, Melis M, Gessa GL. Increase in meso-prefrontal dopaminergic activity after stimulation of CB1 receptors by cannabinoids. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 10: 2825-30. PMID 9758152 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.1998.00292.x  1
1998 Porcella A, Gessa GL, Pani L. Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol increases sequence-specific AP-1 DNA-binding activity and Fos-related antigens in the rat brain. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 10: 1743-51. PMID 9751146  0.44
1998 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Gessa GL. Involvement of GABA(A) and GABA(B) receptors in the mediation of discriminative stimulus effects of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. Physiology & Behavior. 64: 293-302. PMID 9748096  0.68
1998 Del Zompo M, Cherchi A, Palmas MA, Ponti M, Bocchetta A, Gessa GL, Piccardi MP. Association between dopamine receptor genes and migraine without aura in a Sardinian sample. Neurology. 51: 781-6. PMID 9748026  0.68
1998 Eckardt MJ, File SE, Gessa GL, Grant KA, Guerri C, Hoffman PL, Kalant H, Koob GF, Li TK, Tabakoff B. Effects of moderate alcohol consumption on the central nervous system. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 22: 998-1040. PMID 9726269 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.1998.tb03695.x  1
1998 Colombo G, Agabio R, Diaz G, Lobina C, Reali R, Gessa GL. Appetite suppression and weight loss after the cannabinoid antagonist SR 141716. Life Sciences. 63: PL113-7. PMID 9718088  0.68
1998 Diana M, Melis M, Muntoni AL, Gessa GL. Mesolimbic dopaminergic decline after cannabinoid withdrawal. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 95: 10269-73. PMID 9707636 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.95.17.10269  1
1998 Porcella A, Casellas P, Gessa GL, Pani L. Cannabinoid receptor CB1 mRNA is highly expressed in the rat ciliary body: implications for the antiglaucoma properties of marihuana. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 58: 240-5. PMID 9685662  0.44
1998 Colombo G, Agabio R, Diaz G, Fà M, Lobina C, Reali R, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid intake in ethanol-preferring sP and -nonpreferring sNP rats. Physiology & Behavior. 64: 197-202. PMID 9662086  0.68
1998 Devoto P, Colombo G, Stefanini E, Gessa GL. Serotonin is reduced in the frontal cortex of Sardinian ethanol-preferring rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 33: 226-9. PMID 9632048  0.76
1998 Bano S, Morgan CJ, Badawy AA, Colombo G, Buckland PR, McGuffin P, Fadda F, Gessa GL. Tryptophan metabolism in male Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) and -non-preferring (sNP) rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 33: 220-5. PMID 9632047  0.72
1998 Martellotta MC, Cossu G, Fattore L, Gessa GL, Fratta W. Self-administration of the cannabinoid receptor agonist WIN 55,212-2 in drug-naive mice. Neuroscience. 85: 327-30. PMID 9622233  0.6
1998 Pompei P, Angeletti S, Ciccocioppo R, Colombo G, Gessa GL, Massi M. Preprotachykinin-A gene expression in the forebrain of Sardinian alcohol-preferring and -nonpreferring rats. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 56: 277-80. PMID 9602150 DOI: 10.1016/S0169-328X(98)00043-6  0.68
1998 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Gessa GL. Cannabinoid modulation of intestinal propulsion in mice. European Journal of Pharmacology. 344: 67-9. PMID 9570450  0.68
1998 Colombo G, Agabio R, Fà M, Guano L, Lobina C, Loche A, Reali R, Gessa GL. Reduction of voluntary ethanol intake in ethanol-preferring sP rats by the cannabinoid antagonist SR-141716. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 33: 126-30. PMID 9566474  0.68
1998 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Loche A, Reali R, Gessa GL. High sensitivity to gamma-hydroxybutyric acid in ethanol-preferring sP rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 33: 121-5. PMID 9566473  0.68
1998 Martellotta MC, Balducci C, Fattore L, Cossu G, Gessa GL, Pulvirenti L, Fratta W. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid decreases intravenous cocaine self-administration in rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 59: 697-702. PMID 9512074  0.6
1998 Gessa GL, Melis M, Muntoni AL, Diana M. Cannabinoids activate mesolimbic dopamine neurons by an action on cannabinoid CB1 receptors. European Journal of Pharmacology. 341: 39-44. PMID 9489854 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(97)01442-8  1
1998 Melis M, Mereu G, Lilliu V, Quartu M, Diana M, Gessa GL. Haloperidol does not produce dopamine cell depolarization-block in paralyzed, unanesthetized rats. Brain Research. 783: 127-32. PMID 9479061 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(97)01316-4  1
1998 Addolorato G, Cibin M, Capristo E, Beghe F, Gessa G, Stefanini GF, Gasbarrini G, Caprista E. Maintaining abstinence from alcohol with gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. Lancet. 351: 38. PMID 9433435  0.32
1997 Weiss F, Imperato A, Casu MA, Mascia MS, Gessa GL. Opposite effects of stress on dopamine release in the limbic system of drug-naive and chronically amphetamine-treated rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 337: 219-22. PMID 9430417 DOI: 10.1016/S0014-2999(97)01264-8  0.48
1997 Pani L, Gessa GL. Evolution of the dopaminergic system and its relationships with the psychopathology of pleasure. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacology Research. 17: 55-8. PMID 9403354  0.44
1997 Colombo G, Agabio R, Diaz G, Fà M, Lobina C, Reali R, Gessa GL. Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats prefer chocolate and sucrose over ethanol. Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.). 14: 611-5. PMID 9401678  0.68
1997 Gessa GL, Mereu G. Glutamatergic effects and depolarization block. Trends in Neurosciences. 20: 393-4; author reply . PMID 9292965  0.72
1997 D'Aquila PS, Collu M, Gessa GL, Serra G. Dizocilpine prevents the enhanced locomotor response to quinpirole induced by repeated electroconvulsive shock. European Journal of Pharmacology. 330: 11-4. PMID 9228409  0.64
1997 Gessa GL, Mascia MS, Casu MA, Carta G. Inhibition of hippocampal acetylcholine release by cannabinoids: reversal by SR 141716A. European Journal of Pharmacology. 327: R1-2. PMID 9185841  0.32
1997 Pistis M, Muntoni AL, Gessa G, Diana M. Effects of acute, chronic ethanol and withdrawal on dorsal raphe neurons: electrophysiological studies. Neuroscience. 79: 171-6. PMID 9178873 DOI: 10.1016/S0306-4522(96)00643-4  1
1997 Murru S, Pani L, Poddie D, Gessa G, Cao A, Pirastu M. Rat tyrosine hydroxylase gene polymorphisms. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 45: 345-8. PMID 9149112  0.44
1997 Lobina C, Agabio R, Diaz G, Fa M, Fadda F, Gessa GL, Reali R, Colombo G. Constant absolute ethanol intake by Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats independent of ethanol concentrations. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 32: 19-22. PMID 9131887  0.72
1997 Mereu G, Lilliu V, Casula A, Vargiu PF, Diana M, Musa A, Gessa GL. Spontaneous bursting activity of dopaminergic neurons in midbrain slices from immature rats: role of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors. Neuroscience. 77: 1029-36. PMID 9130784 DOI: 10.1016/S0306-4522(96)00474-5  1
1997 Castelli MP, Melis M, Mameli M, Fadda P, Diaz G, Gessa GL. Chronic morphine and naltrexone fail to modify mu-opioid receptor mRNA levels in the rat brain. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 45: 149-53. PMID 9105683 DOI: 10.1016/S0169-328X(96)00305-1  1
1997 D'Aquila PS, Collu M, Gessa GL, Serra G. Role of D1 and alpha1 receptors in the enhanced locomotor response to dopamine D2-like receptor stimulation induced by repeated electroconvulsive shock. Journal of Psychopharmacology (Oxford, England). 11: 41-4. PMID 9097892  0.64
1996 Diana M, Pistis M, Muntoni A, Gessa G. Mesolimbic dopaminergic reduction outlasts ethanol withdrawal syndrome: evidence of protracted abstinence. Neuroscience. 71: 411-5. PMID 9053796 DOI: 10.1016/0306-4522(95)00482-3  1
1996 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Carta G, Mascia MS, Casu MA, Gessa GL. Reduction of dopamine release and synthesis by repeated amphetamine treatment: role in behavioral sensitization. European Journal of Pharmacology. 317: 231-7. PMID 8997605  0.48
1996 Ghelardini C, Galeotti N, Figini M, Imperato A, Nicolodi M, Sicuteri F, Gessa GL, Bartolini A. The central cholinergic system has a role in the antinociception induced in rodents and guinea pigs by the antimigraine drug sumatriptan. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 279: 884-90. PMID 8930196  0.48
1996 Diana M, Muntoni AL, Pistis M, Collu M, Forgione A, Gessa GL. Chronic administration of l-sulpiride at low doses reduces A10 but not A9 somatodentritic dopamine autoreceptor sensitivity. European Journal of Pharmacology. 312: 179-81. PMID 8894593 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(96)00581-X  1
1996 Agabio R, Cortis G, Fadda F, Gessa GL, Lobina C, Reali R, Colombo G. Circadian drinking pattern of Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 31: 385-8. PMID 8879286  0.72
1996 Colombo G, Agabio R, Balaklievskaia N, Lobina C, Reali R, Fadda F, Gessa GL. T-maze and food reinforcement: an inexpensive drug discrimination procedure. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 67: 83-7. PMID 8872872  0.72
1996 Kuzmin A, Martellotta MC, Fratta W, Gessa GL, Zvartau E. Effect of isradipine, a dihydropyridine-calcium antagonist on i.v. self-administration of morphine in rats. Life Sciences. 59: PL159-64. PMID 8795710  0.6
1996 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Casu MA, Mascia MS, Carta G, Gessa GL. Chronic morphine increases hippocampal acetylcholine release: possible relevance in drug dependence. European Journal of Pharmacology. 302: 21-6. PMID 8790987  0.48
1996 Muntoni AL, Diana M, Gessa GL. Repeated naltrexone administration accelerates resolution of morphine somatic withdrawal signs in morphine-dependent rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 301: R9-10. PMID 8773469 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(96)00126-4  1
1995 Colombo G, Agabio R, Balaklievskaia N, Diaz G, Lobina C, Reali R, Gessa GL. Oral self-administration of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid in the rat. European Journal of Pharmacology. 285: 103-7. PMID 8846805  0.68
1995 Gessa GL, Pani L, Fadda P, Fratta W. Sleep deprivation in the rat: an animal model of mania. European Neuropsychopharmacology : the Journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 5: 89-93. PMID 8775765  0.6
1995 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Gessa GL. Is in vivo striatal acetylcholine output under a tonic inhibitory control by dopamine? Journal of Neural Transmission. Supplementum. 45: 91-102. PMID 8748614  0.48
1995 Colombo G, Agabio R, Bourguignon J, Fadda F, Lobina C, Maitre M, Reali R, Schmitt M, Gessa GL. Blockade of the discriminative stimulus effects of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) by the GHB receptor antagonist NCS-382. Physiology & Behavior. 58: 587-90. PMID 8587968  0.72
1995 Martellotta MC, Kuzmin A, Zvartau E, Cossu G, Gessa GL, Fratta W. Isradipine inhibits nicotine intravenous self-administration in drug-naive mice. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 52: 271-4. PMID 8577790  0.6
1995 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Fadda F, Gessa GL. Symmetrical generalization between the discriminative stimulus effects of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid and ethanol: occurrence within narrow dose ranges. Physiology & Behavior. 57: 105-11. PMID 7878101  0.72
1995 Mereu G, Lilliu V, Vargiu P, Muntoni AL, Diana M, Gessa GL. Depolarization inactivation of dopamine neurons: an artifact? The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 15: 1144-9. PMID 7869090  1
1995 Diana M, Pistis M, Muntoni A, Gessa G. Profound decrease of mesolimbic dopaminergic neuronal activity in morphine withdrawn rats. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 272: 781-5. PMID 7853194  1
1995 Frau M, Colombo G, Marchese G, Stefanini E, Gessa GL. Different affinity of cortical GHB binding sites in sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) and -non preferring (sNP) rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 30: 133-7. PMID 7748271  0.68
1995 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Melis F, Fadda F, Gessa GL. Effects of the calcium channel antagonist darodipine on ethanol withdrawal in rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 30: 125-31. PMID 7748269  0.72
1995 Marrosu F, Portas C, Mascia MS, Casu MA, Fà M, Giagheddu M, Imperato A, Gessa GL. Microdialysis measurement of cortical and hippocampal acetylcholine release during sleep-wake cycle in freely moving cats. Brain Research. 671: 329-32. PMID 7743225  0.48
1995 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Fadda F, Gessa GL. Cross-tolerance to ethanol and gamma-hydroxybutyric acid. European Journal of Pharmacology. 273: 235-8. PMID 7737330  0.72
1995 Dazzi L, Motzo C, Imperato A, Serra M, Gessa GL, Biggio G. Modulation of basal and stress-induced release of acetylcholine and dopamine in rat brain by abecarnil and imidazenil, two anxioselective gamma-aminobutyric acidA receptor modulators. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 273: 241-7. PMID 7714771  0.84
1995 Gessa GL, Pani L, Serra G, Fratta W. Animal models of mania. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 49: 43-66. PMID 7653334  0.6
1995 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Zocchi A, Fadda F, Gessa GL. Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats: a genetic animal model of anxiety. Physiology & Behavior. 57: 1181-5. PMID 7652041  0.72
1995 Devoto P, Collu M, Muntoni AL, Pistis M, Serra G, Gessa GL, Diana M. Biochemical and electrophysiological effects of 7-OH-DPAT on the mesolimbic dopaminergic system. Synapse (New York, N.Y.). 20: 153-5. PMID 7570345 DOI: 10.1002/syn.890200209  1
1995 Diana M, Pistis M, Muntoni AL, Gessa GL. Ethanol withdrawal does not induce a reduction in the number of spontaneously active dopaminergic neurons in the mesolimbic system. Brain Research. 682: 29-34. PMID 7552323 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(95)00292-X  1
1995 Ciccocioppo R, Panocka I, Stefanini E, Gessa GL, Massi M. Low responsiveness to agents evoking 5-HT2 receptor-mediated behaviors in Sardinian alcohol-preferring rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 51: 21-7. PMID 7542392  0.68
1994 Devoto P, Colombo G, Cappai F, Gessa GL. Naloxone antagonizes ethanol- but not gamma-hydroxybutyrate-induced sleep in mice. European Journal of Pharmacology. 252: 321-4. PMID 8162953  0.76
1994 Portas CM, Devoto P, Gessa GL. Effect of ethanol on extracellular 5-hydroxytryptamine output in rat frontal cortex. European Journal of Pharmacology. 270: 123-5. PMID 8157078  0.76
1994 Imperato A, Dazzi L, Obinu MC, Gessa GL, Biggio G. The benzodiazepine receptor antagonist flumazenil increases acetylcholine release in rat hippocampus. Brain Research. 647: 167-71. PMID 8069701  0.84
1994 Imperato A, Dazzi L, Serra M, Gessa GL, Biggio G. Differential effects of abecarnil on basal release of acetylcholine and dopamine in the rat brain. European Journal of Pharmacology. 261: 205-8. PMID 8001645  0.84
1994 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Dazzi L, Carta G, Mascia MS, Casu MA, Gessa GL. Co-dergocrine (Hydergine) regulates striatal and hippocampal acetylcholine release through D2 receptors. Neuroreport. 5: 674-6. PMID 7911040  0.48
1994 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Dazzi L, Gessa GL. Does dopamine exert a tonic inhibitory control on the release of striatal acetylcholine in vivo? European Journal of Pharmacology. 251: 271-9. PMID 7908640  0.48
1994 Colombo G, Agabio R, Lobina C, Reali R, Fadda F, Gessa GL. Blockade of ethanol discrimination by isradipine. European Journal of Pharmacology. 265: 167-70. PMID 7875232  0.72
1994 Martellotta MC, Kuzmin A, Muglia P, Gessa GL, Fratta W. Effects of the calcium antagonist isradipine on cocaine intravenous self-administration in rats. Psychopharmacology. 113: 378-80. PMID 7862848  0.6
1994 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Carta G, Mascia MS, Casu MA, Dazzi L, Gessa GL. Neuroleptics cause stimulation of dopamine D1 receptors and their desensitization after chronic treatment. European Journal of Pharmacology. 264: 55-60. PMID 7828643  0.48
1994 D'Aquila PS, Collu M, Pani L, Gessa GL, Serra G. Antidepressant-like effect of selective dopamine D1 receptor agonists in the behavioural despair animal model of depression. European Journal of Pharmacology. 262: 107-11. PMID 7813561  0.64
1994 Mereu G, Lilliu V, Vargiu P, Muntoni AL, Diana M, Gessa GL. Failure of chronic haloperidol to induce depolarization inactivation of dopamine neurons in unanesthetized rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 264: 449-53. PMID 7698187 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(94)00545-1  1
1993 Rossetti ZL, Hmaidan Y, Diana M, Gessa GL. Lack of tolerance to ethanol-induced dopamine release in the rat ventral striatum. European Journal of Pharmacology. 231: 203-7. PMID 8453975 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(93)90450-V  1
1993 Diana M, Pistis M, Muntoni A, Gessa G. Heterogeneous responses of substantia nigra pars reticulata neurons to gamma-hydroxybutyric acid administration. European Journal of Pharmacology. 230: 363-5. PMID 8440312 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(93)90574-2  1
1993 Vaccari A, Saba PL, Gessa GL, Del Zompo M. Differential interaction of 1-methyl-4-phenylpyridinium ion with the putatively vesicular binding site of [3H]tyramine in dopaminergic and nondopaminergic brain regions. Journal of Neurochemistry. 60: 758-60. PMID 8419550  0.68
1993 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Gessa GL. Effects of cocaine and amphetamine on acetylcholine release in the hippocampus and caudate nucleus. European Journal of Pharmacology. 238: 377-81. PMID 8405105  0.48
1993 Imperato A, Dazzi L, Obinu MC, Gessa GL, Biggio G. Inhibition of hippocampal acetylcholine release by benzodiazepines: antagonism by flumazenil. European Journal of Pharmacology. 238: 135-7. PMID 8405078  0.84
1993 Gallimberti L, Cibin M, Pagnin P, Sabbion R, Pani PP, Pirastu R, Ferrara SD, Gessa GL. Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid for treatment of opiate withdrawal syndrome. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 9: 77-81. PMID 8397726 DOI: 10.1038/npp.1993.45  0.32
1993 De Montis MG, Gambarana C, Gessa GL, Meloni D, Tagliamonte A, Stefanini E. Reduced [3H]SCH 23390 binding and DA-sensitive adenylyl cyclase in the limbic system of ethanol-preferring rats. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 28: 397-400. PMID 8397521  0.6
1993 Diana M, Pistis M, Carboni S, Gessa GL, Rossetti ZL. Profound decrement of mesolimbic dopaminergic neuronal activity during ethanol withdrawal syndrome in rats: electrophysiological and biochemical evidence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 90: 7966-9. PMID 8367449  1
1993 Rossetti ZL, Lai M, Hmaidan Y, Gessa GL. Depletion of mesolimbic dopamine during behavioral despair: partial reversal by chronic imipramine. European Journal of Pharmacology. 242: 313-5. PMID 8281997 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(93)90257-I  0.68
1993 Vaccari A, Saba P, Gessa G. Potent, extra-channel influence of several calcium-channel modulators on striatal binding of [3H]tyramine. Neurochemical Research. 18: 1125-30. PMID 8255363  0.4
1993 Bernardi G, Biggio G, Erspamer V, Fratta W, Gessa GL, Mantegazza P, Moroni F, Pepeu G. Fidia and neuroscience. Nature. 366: 399. PMID 8247140 DOI: 10.1038/366399c0  0.84
1993 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Gessa GL. Stimulation of both dopamine D1 and D2 receptors facilitates in vivo acetylcholine release in the hippocampus. Brain Research. 618: 341-5. PMID 8104086  0.48
1993 Del Zompo M, Piccardi MP, Ruiu S, Quartu M, Gessa GL, Vaccari A. Selective MPP+ uptake into synaptic dopamine vesicles: possible involvement in MPTP neurotoxicity. British Journal of Pharmacology. 109: 411-4. PMID 8102929  0.68
1993 Imperato A, Obinu MC, Casu MA, Mascia MS, Dazzi L, Gessa GL. Evidence that neuroleptics increase striatal acetylcholine release through stimulation of dopamine D1 receptors. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 266: 557-62. PMID 8102643  0.48
1993 Diana M, Rossetti ZL, Gessa G. Rewarding and aversive effects of ethanol: interplay of GABA, glutamate and dopamine. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). Supplement. 2: 315-9. PMID 7748317  1
1992 Rossetti ZL, Melis F, Carboni S, Diana M, Gessa GL. Alcohol withdrawal in rats is associated with a marked fall in extraneuronal dopamine. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 16: 529-32. PMID 1626652 DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.1992.tb01411.x  1
1992 Biggio G, Cibin M, Diana M, Fadda F, Ferrara SD, Gallimberti L, Gessa GL, Mereu GP, Rossetti ZL, Serra M. Suppression of voluntary alcohol intake in rats and alcoholics by gamma-hydroxybutyric acid: a non-GABAergic mechanism. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 47: 281-8. PMID 1509925  1
1992 Diana M, Pistis M, Muntoni A, Rossetti ZL, Gessa G. Marked decrease of A10 dopamine neuronal firing during ethanol withdrawal syndrome in rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 221: 403-4. PMID 1426019 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(92)90734-L  1
1992 Diana M, Collu M, Mura A, Gessa GL. Haloperidol-induced vacuous chewing in rats: suppression by alpha-methyl-tyrosine. European Journal of Pharmacology. 211: 415-9. PMID 1352256 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(92)90400-X  1
1992 Diana M, Gessa GL, Rossetti ZL. Lack of tolerance to ethanol-induced stimulation of mesolimbic dopamine system. Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire). 27: 329-33. PMID 1329784  1
1992 Melis MR, Stancampiano R, Gessa GL, Argiolas A. Prevention by morphine of apomorphine- and oxytocin-induced penile erection and yawning: site of action in the brain. Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. 6: 17-21. PMID 1315136  1
1991 Diana M, Mereu G, Mura A, Fadda F, Passino N, Gessa G. Low doses of gamma-hydroxybutyric acid stimulate the firing rate of dopaminergic neurons in unanesthetized rats. Brain Research. 566: 208-11. PMID 1814536 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(91)91700-B  1
1991 Vaccari A, Del Zompo M, Melis F, Gessa GL, Rossetti ZL. Interaction of 1-methyl-4-phenylpyridinium ion and tyramine with a site putatively involved in the striatal vesicular release of dopamine. British Journal of Pharmacology. 104: 573-4. PMID 1797320  0.68
1991 Gessa GL, Canu A, Del Zompo M, Burrai C, Serra G. Lack of acute antipsychotic effect of Sch 23390, a selective dopamine D1 receptor antagonist. Lancet. 337: 854-5. PMID 1672945  0.68
1991 Diana M, Pani L, Rossetti Z, Passino N, Gessa GL. Flunarizine attenuates cocaine-induced inhibition of A9 dopaminergic neurons. Pharmacological Research : the Official Journal of the Italian Pharmacological Society. 24: 197-203. PMID 1661005 DOI: 10.1016/1043-6618(91)90034-U  1
1991 Peduto VA, Concas A, Santoro G, Biggio G, Gessa GL. Biochemical and electrophysiologic evidence that propofol enhances GABAergic transmission in the rat brain. Anesthesiology. 75: 1000-9. PMID 1660227  0.84
1990 Argiolas A, Melis MR, Stancampiano R, Mauri A, Gessa GL. Hypothalamic modulation of immunoreactive oxytocin in the rat thymus. Peptides. 11: 539-43. PMID 2381874  1
1990 Argiolas A, Melis MR, Stancampiano R, Gessa GL. Role of calcium in the expression of ACTH-induced stretching, yawning and penile erection. Brain Research Bulletin. 24: 853-6. PMID 2372702  1
1990 Argiolas A, Melis MR, Stancampiano R, Gessa GL. Oxytocin-induced penile erection and yawning: role of calcium and prostaglandins. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 35: 601-5. PMID 2339153  1
1990 Melis MR, Argiolas A, Stancampiano R, Gessa GL. Effect of apomorphine on oxytocin concentrations in different brain areas and plasma of male rats. European Journal of Pharmacology. 182: 101-7. PMID 2205505  1
1990 Argiolas A, Gessa GL, Melis MR, Stancampiano R, Vaccari A. Effects of neonatal and adult thyroid dysfunction on thymic oxytocin. Neuroendocrinology. 52: 556-9. PMID 2126606  1
1990 Argiolas A, Melis MR, Stancampiano R, Gessa GL. Omega-conotoxin prevents apomorphine- and oxytocin-induced penile erection and yawning in male rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 37: 253-7. PMID 2080187  1
1990 Pani L, Kuzmin A, Diana M, De Montis G, Gessa GL, Rossetti ZL. Calcium receptor antagonists modify cocaine effects in the central nervous system differently. European Journal of Pharmacology. 190: 217-21. PMID 2076753 DOI: 10.1016/0014-2999(90)94128-K  1
1989 Melis MR, Argiolas A, Stancampiano R, Gessa GL. Oxytocin-induced motor disturbances: relationship with penile erection and yawning. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 34: 673-5. PMID 2623025  1
1985 Mereu G, Collu M, Ongini E, Biggio G, Gessa GL. SCH 23390, a selective dopamine D1 antagonist, activates dopamine neurons but fails to prevent their inhibition by apomorphine. European Journal of Pharmacology. 111: 393-6. PMID 3894035  0.84
1985 Gessa GL, Porceddu ML, Collu M, Mereu G, Serra M, Ongini E, Biggio G. Sedation and sleep induced by high doses of apomorphine after blockade of D-1 receptors by SCH 23390. European Journal of Pharmacology. 109: 269-74. PMID 2859998  0.84
1984 Biggio G, Concas A, Serra M, Salis M, Corda MG, Nurchi V, Crisponi C, Gessa GL. Stress and beta-carbolines decrease the density of low affinity GABA binding sites; an effect reversed by diazepam. Brain Research. 305: 13-8. PMID 6547630  0.84
1983 Del Zompo M, Bocchetta A, Corsini GU, Tallman JF, Gessa GL. Properties of benzodiazepine binding sites in peripheral tissues. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 38: 239-48. PMID 6322540  0.68
1981 Biggio G, Corda MG, Concas A, Demontis G, Rossetti Z, Gessa GL. Rapid changes in GABA binding induced by stress in different areas of the rat brain. Brain Research. 229: 363-9. PMID 6272938  0.84
1981 Biggio G, Corda MG, Concas A, Gessa GL. Denervation supersensitivity for benzodiazepine receptors in the rat substantia nigra. Brain Research. 220: 344-9. PMID 6269689  0.84
1980 Corsini GU, Del Zompo M, Tocco F, Arca P, Gessa GL. Drugs acting on dopamine receptors: usefulness of a peripheral blocker in Parkinson's disease. Pharmacological Research Communications. 12: 699-707. PMID 7403240 DOI: 10.1016/S0031-6989(80)80108-1  0.68
1980 Biggio G, Corda MG, Demontis G, Concas A, Gessa GL. Sudden decrease in cerebellar GABA binding induced by stress. Pharmacological Research Communications. 12: 489-93. PMID 7192408  0.84
1980 Biggio G, Casu M, Klimek V, Gessa GL. Dopamine synthesis: tolerance to haloperidol and supersensitivity to apomorphine depend on presynaptic receptors. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 24: 17-22. PMID 6996441  0.84
1980 Casu M, Klimek V, Biggio G, Gessa GL. Tolerance to haloperidol effect on dopamine (DA) synthesis is independent from postsynaptic DA receptors. Pharmacological Research Communications. 12: 393-6. PMID 6771775  0.84
1980 Biggio G, Corda MG, De Montis G, Stefanini E, Gessa GL. Kainic acid differentiates GABA receptors from benzodiazepine receptors in the rat cerebellum. Brain Research. 193: 589-93. PMID 6248167  0.84
1980 Biggio G, Corda MG, De Montis G, Gessa GL. Differential effects of kainic acid on benzodiazepine receptors, GABA receptors, and GABA-modulin in the cerebellar cortex. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 21: 265-70. PMID 6246741  0.84
1980 Fratta W, Casu M, Balestrieri A, Loviselli A, Biggio G, Gessa GL. Failure of ketamine to interact with opiate receptors. European Journal of Pharmacology. 61: 389-91. PMID 6245894  0.84
1980 Corda MG, Biggio G, Gessa GL. Brain nucleotides in naive and handling-habituated rats: differences in levels and drug-sensitivity. Brain Research. 188: 287-90. PMID 6245755  0.84
1979 Biggio G, Corda MG, Lamberti C, Gessa GL. Changes in benzodiazepine receptors following GABAergic denervation of substantia nigra. European Journal of Pharmacology. 58: 215-6. PMID 499354  0.84
1979 Biggio G, Corda MG, Casu M, Mulas ML, Gessa GL. GABA-receptors in the substantia nigra controlling cyclic-GMP in the cerebellar cortex. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 123: 419-27. PMID 229716  0.84
1979 Corsini GU, Del Zompo M, Gessa GL, Mangoni A. Therapeutic efficacy of apomorphine combined with an extracerebral inhibitor of dopamine receptors in Parkinson's disease. Lancet. 1: 954-6. PMID 87620  0.68
1978 Corsini GU, Del Zompo M, Piccardi MP, Mangoni A, Gessa GL. Apomorphine as a preferential stimulant of self-inhibitory dopamine receptors in man. Annali Dell'Istituto Superiore Di Sanità. 14: 123-30. PMID 756167  0.68
1978 Spano PF, Biggio G, Casu M, Gessa GL, Bareggi SR, Govoni S, Trabucchi M. Interaction of metergoline with striatal dopamine system. Life Sciences. 23: 2383-91. PMID 745518  0.84
1978 Quarantotti BP, Corda MG, Paglietti E, Biggio G, Gessa GL. Inhibition of copulatory behavior in male rats by D-Ala2-Met-enkephalinamide. Life Sciences. 23: 673-8. PMID 692287  0.84
1978 Biggio G, Corda MG, Casu M, Gessa GL. Role of striatal dopamine receptors in the regulation of cerebellar cyclic GMP. Annali Dell'Istituto Superiore Di Sanità. 14: 147-56. PMID 227304  0.84
1978 Biggio G, Corda MG, Casu M, Salis M, Gessa GL. Disappearance of cerebellar cyclic GMP induced by kainic acid. Brain Research. 154: 203-8. PMID 212160  0.84
1978 Biggio G, Corda MG, Casu M, Gessa GL. Kainic acid-induced lesion of dopaminergic target cells in the striatum: consequences on the dynamics of cerebellar cGMP. Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archives of Pharmacology. 304: 5-7. PMID 211448  0.84
1978 Biggio G, Corda MG, Casu M, Gessa GL. Decrease of cyclic GMP in cerebellum by intrastriatal D-Ala2-met-enkephalinamide. Life Sciences. 23: 335-9. PMID 211360  0.84
1978 Biggio G, Corda MG, Casu M, Gessa GL. Striato-cerebellar pathway controlling cyclic GMP content in the cerebellum: role of dopamine, GABA and enkephalins. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 18: 227-44. PMID 206110  0.84
1978 Biggio G, Casu M, Corda MG, Di Bello C, Gessa GL. Stimulation of dopamine synthesis in caudate nucleus by intrastriatal enkephalins and antagonism by naloxone. Science (New York, N.Y.). 200: 552-4. PMID 205949  0.84
1978 Corsini GU, Del Zompo M, Spissu A, Mangoni A, Gessa GL. Parkinsonism by haloperidol and piribedil. Psychopharmacology. 59: 139-41. PMID 103114 DOI: 10.1007/BF00427747  0.68
1978 Biggio G, Corda MG, Casu M, Gessa GL. Effect of chronic treatment with neuroleptics on the content of 3',5'-cyclic guanosine monophosphate in cerebellar cortex of rats. Life Sciences. 23: 649-52. PMID 29201  0.84
1977 Biggio G, Casu M, Corda MG, Vernaleone F, Gessa GL. Effect of muscimol, a GABA-mimetic agent, on dopamine metabolism in the mouse brain. Life Sciences. 21: 525-31. PMID 904431  0.84
1977 Corsini GU, Del Zompo M, Manconi S, Cianchetti C, Mangoni A, Gessa GL. Sedative, hypnotic, and antipsychotic effects of low doses of apomorphine in man. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 16: 645-8. PMID 18908  0.68
1970 Gessa GL, Tagliamonte A, Brodie BB. Essential role of testosterone in the sexual stimulation induced by p-chlorophenylalanine in male animals. Nature. 227: 616-7. PMID 5310708 DOI: 10.1038/227616a0  1
1970 Gessa GL, Krishna G, Forn J, Tagliamonte A, Brodie BB. Behavioral and vegetative effects produced by dibutyryl cyclic AMP injected into different areas of the brain. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 3: 371-81. PMID 4331464  1
1970 Forn J, Gessa GL, Krishna G, Brodie BB. Increased lipolytic response to norepinephrine in isolated brown fat cells after sympathetic denervation. Life Sciences. Pt. 1: Physiology and Pharmacology. 9: 429-35. PMID 4323331 DOI: 10.1016/0024-3205(70)90296-1  1
1969 Gessa GL, Clay GA, Brodie BB. Evidence that hyperthermia produced by d-amphetamine is caused by a peripheral action of the drug. Life Sciences. 8: 135-41. PMID 5775159  1
1969 Tagliamonte A, Tagliamonte P, Gessa GL, Brodie BB. Compulsive sexual activity induced by p-chlorophenylalanine in normal and pinealectomized male rats. Science (New York, N.Y.). 166: 1433-5. PMID 5307630  1
1969 Brodie BB, Cho AK, Stefano FJ, Gessa GL. On mechanisms of norepinephrine release by amphetamine and tyramine and tolerance to their effects. Advances in Biochemical Psychopharmacology. 1: 219-38. PMID 4947255  1
1962 KUNTZMAN R, COSTA E, GESSA GL, BRODIE BB. Reserpine and guanethidine action on peripheral stores of catecholamines. Life Sciences. 1: 65-74. PMID 14460616  1
1962 COSTA E, GESSA GL, KUNTZMAN R, BRODIE BB. A differential action of reserpine on brain dopamine stores in rabbit. Life Sciences. 1: 599-604. PMID 14040481  1
1962 BRODIE BB, GESSA GL, COSTA E. Association between reserpine syndrome and blockade of brain serotonin storage processes. Life Sciences. 1: 551-60. PMID 14015670  1
1962 GESSA GL, COSTA E, KUNTZMAN R, BRODIE BB. Evidence that the loss of brain catecholamine stores due to blockade of storage does not cause sedation. Life Sciences. 1: 605-16. PMID 13947411  1
1962 GESSA GL, COSTA E, KUNTZMAN R, BRODIE BB. Evidence that the loss of brain catecholamine stores due to blockade of storage does not cause sedation. Life Sciences. 1: 441-52. PMID 13947410  1
1962 GESSA GL, COSTA E, KUNTZMAN R, BRODIE BB. On the mechanism of norepinephrine release by alpha-methyl-metaty-rosine. Life Sciences. 1: 353-60. PMID 13947409  1
1962 COSTA E, KUNTZMAN R, GESSA GL, BRODIE BB. Structural requirements for bretylium and guanethidine-like activity. Life Sciences. 1: 75-80. PMID 13881572  1
1962 COSTA E, GESSA GL, HIRSCH C, KUNTZMAN R, BRODIE BB. On current status of serotonin as a brain neurohormone and in action of reserpinelike drugs. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 96: 118-33. PMID 13881571  1
1962 COSTA E, GESSA GL, BRODIE BB. Influence of hypothermia on chlorpromazine-induced changes in brain amine levels. Life Sciences. 1: 315-9. PMID 13881570  1
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