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Amanda L Sharpe

InstitutionUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
DepartmentPharmaceutical Sciences
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    SC3GM121214     (SHARPE, AMANDA L)Feb 15, 2017 - Jan 31, 2021
    Proopiomelanocortin neuronal involvement in feeding and reward learning mediated by projections from the arcuate nucleus to the nucleus accumbens
    Role: Principal Investigator

    F32AA014747     (SHARPE, AMANDA L)Dec 1, 2003 - Jun 10, 2005
    Ethanol Intake and Hypothalamic CRH Receptor Type 2
    Role: Principal Investigator

    F31AA005566     (SHARPE, AMANDA L)Sep 1, 2000
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Lynch WB, Tschumi CW, Sharpe AL, Branch SY, Chen C, Ge G, Li S, Beckstead MJ. Progressively disrupted somatodendritic morphology in dopamine neurons in a mouse Parkinson's model. Mov Disord. 2018 Dec; 33(12):1928-1937. PMID: 30440089.
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    2. Logan S, Owen D, Chen S, Chen WJ, Ungvari Z, Farley J, Csiszar A, Sharpe A, Loos M, Koopmans B, Richardson A, Sonntag WE. Simultaneous assessment of cognitive function, circadian rhythm, and spontaneous activity in aging mice. Geroscience. 2018 04; 40(2):123-137. PMID: 29687240.
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    3. Dominguez-Lopez S, Piccart E, Lynch WB, Wollet MB, Sharpe AL, Beckstead MJ. Antagonism of Neurotensin Receptors in the Ventral Tegmental Area Decreases Methamphetamine Self-Administration and Methamphetamine Seeking in Mice. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2018 04 01; 21(4):361-370. PMID: 29272412.
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    4. Sharpe AL, Varela E, Beckstead MJ. Systemic PD149163, a neurotensin receptor 1 agonist, decreases methamphetamine self-administration in DBA/2J mice without causing excessive sedation. PLoS One. 2017; 12(7):e0180710. PMID: 28686721.
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    5. McCall NM, Kotecki L, Dominguez-Lopez S, Marron Fernandez de Velasco E, Carlblom N, Sharpe AL, Beckstead MJ, Wickman K. Selective Ablation of GIRK Channels in Dopamine Neurons Alters Behavioral Effects of Cocaine in Mice. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2017 02; 42(3):707-715. PMID: 27468917.
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    6. Sharpe AL, Varela E, Bettinger L, Beckstead MJ. Methamphetamine self-administration in mice decreases GIRK channel-mediated currents in midbrain dopamine neurons. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2014 Oct 31; 18(5). PMID: 25522412; PMCID: PMC4376542.
    7. Bardgett ME, Sharpe AL, Toney GM. Activation of corticotropin-releasing factor receptors in the rostral ventrolateral medulla is required for glucose-induced sympathoexcitation. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Nov 15; 307(10):E944-53. PMID: 25269482; PMCID: PMC4233255.
    8. Sharpe AL, Calderon AS, Andrade MA, Cunningham JT, Mifflin SW, Toney GM. Chronic intermittent hypoxia increases sympathetic control of blood pressure: role of neuronal activity in the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2013 Dec; 305(12):H1772-80. PMID: 24097432; PMCID: PMC3882549.
    9. Branch SY, Goertz RB, Sharpe AL, Pierce J, Roy S, Ko D, Paladini CA, Beckstead MJ. Food restriction increases glutamate receptor-mediated burst firing of dopamine neurons. J Neurosci. 2013 Aug 21; 33(34):13861-72. PMID: 23966705; PMCID: PMC3755722.
    10. Sharpe AL, Andrade MA, Herrera-Rosales M, Britton SL, Koch LG, Toney GM. Rats selectively bred for differences in aerobic capacity have similar hypertensive responses to chronic intermittent hypoxia. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2013 Aug 01; 305(3):H403-9. PMID: 23709603; PMCID: PMC3742873.
    11. Sharpe AL, Klaus JD, Beckstead MJ. Meal schedule influences food restriction-induced locomotor sensitization to methamphetamine. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2012 Feb; 219(3):795-803. PMID: 21750897; PMCID: PMC4416415.
    12. Pastor R, Reed C, Burkhart-Kasch S, Li N, Sharpe AL, Coste SC, Stenzel-Poore MP, Phillips TJ. Ethanol concentration-dependent effects and the role of stress on ethanol drinking in corticotropin-releasing factor type 1 and double type 1 and 2 receptor knockout mice. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2011 Nov; 218(1):169-77. PMID: 21487655; PMCID: PMC3312392.
    13. Sharpe AL, Phillips TJ. Central urocortin 3 administration decreases limited-access ethanol intake in nondependent mice. Behav Pharmacol. 2009 Jul; 20(4):346-51. PMID: 19581799; PMCID: PMC2908376.
    14. Sharpe AL, Low MJ. Proopiomelanocortin peptides are not essential for development of ethanol-induced behavioral sensitization. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2009 Jul; 33(7):1202-7. PMID: 19389193; PMCID: PMC2908305.
    15. Sharpe AL, Coste SC, Burkhart-Kasch S, Li N, Stenzel-Poore MP, Phillips TJ. Mice deficient in corticotropin-releasing factor receptor type 2 exhibit normal ethanol-associated behaviors. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2005 Sep; 29(9):1601-9. PMID: 16205360.
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    16. Sharpe AL, Tsivkovskaia NO, Ryabinin AE. Ataxia and c-Fos expression in mice drinking ethanol in a limited access session. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2005 Aug; 29(8):1419-26. PMID: 16131849.
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    17. Palmer AA, Sharpe AL, Burkhart-Kasch S, McKinnon CS, Coste SC, Stenzel-Poore MP, Phillips TJ. Corticotropin-releasing factor overexpression decreases ethanol drinking and increases sensitivity to the sedative effects of ethanol. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2004 Nov; 176(3-4):386-97. PMID: 15138758.
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    18. Sharpe AL, Samson HH. Ethanol and sucrose self-administration components: effects of drinking history. Alcohol. 2003 Jan; 29(1):31-8. PMID: 12657374.
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    19. Sharpe AL, Samson HH. Repeated nicotine injections decrease operant ethanol self-administration. Alcohol. 2002 Aug; 28(1):1-7. PMID: 12377355.
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    20. Sim-Selley LJ, Sharpe AL, Vogt LJ, Brunk LK, Selley DE, Samson HH. Effect of ethanol self-administration on mu- and delta-opioid receptor-mediated G-protein activity. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2002 May; 26(5):688-94. PMID: 12045478.
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