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Kim J-H, Austin JD, Tanabe L, Creekmore E, Vezina P. Activation of group II mGlu receptors blocks the enhanced drug taking induced by previous exposure to amphetamine. European Journal of Neuroscience 2005; 21: 295-300.

Suto N, Tanabe LM, Austin JD, Creekmore E, Pham CT, Vezina P. Previous exposure to psychostimulants enhances the reinstatement of cocaine seeking by nucleus accumbens AMPA. Neuropsychopharmacology 2004; 29: 2149-2159.

Tanabe LM, Suto N, Creekmore E, Steinmiller CL, Vezina P. Blockade of D2 dopamine receptors in the VTA induces a long-lasting enhancement of the locomotor activating effects of amphetamine. Behavioural Pharmacology 2004; 15: 387-395.

Kim J-H, Creekmore E, Vezina P. Microinjection of CART peptide 55-102 into the nucleus accumbens blocks amphetamine-induced locomotion. Neuropeptides 2003; 37, 369-373.

Suto N, Tanabe LM, Austin JD, Creekmore E, Vezina P. Previous exposure to VTA amphetamine enhances cocaine self-administration in an NMDA, AMPA/kainate and metabotropic glutamate receptor dependent manner. Neuropsychopharmacology 2003; 28: 629-639.


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