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Singer BF, Forneris J, Vezina P. Inhibiting cyclin-dependent kinase 5 in the nucleus accumbens enhances the expression of amphetamine-induced locomotor conditioning. Behavioural Brain Research 2014; 275: 96-100.

Singer BF, Anselme P, Robinson MJF, Vezina P. Neuronal and psychological underpinnings of pathological gambling. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 2014; 8: 230. (Special Issue; B.F. Singer, P. Anselme, M.J.F. Robinson, P. Vezina, Topic Editors)

Singer BF, Neugebauer NM, Forneris J, Rodvelt KR, Li D, Bubula N, Vezina P. Locomotor conditioning by amphetamine requires cyclin-dependent kinase 5 signaling in the nucleus accumbens. Neuropharmacology 2014; 85: 243-252.

Singer BF, Scott-Railton J, Vezina P. Unpredictable saccharin reinforcement enhances locomotor responding to amphetamine. Behavioural Brain Research 2012; 226: 340-344.

Singer BF, Loweth JA, Neve RL, Vezina P. Transient viral-mediated overexpression of α-calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II in the nucleus accumbens shell leads to long-lasting functional upregulation of α-amino-3-hydroxyl-5-methyl-4-isoxazole-propionate receptors: Dopamine type-1 receptor and protein kinase A dependence. European Journal of Neuroscience 2010; 31: 1243-1251.

Loweth JA, Singer BF, Baker LK, Wilke G, Inamine H, Bubula N, Alexander JK, Carlezon WA Jr, Neve RL, Vezina P. Transient overexpression of α-Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II in the nucleus accumbens shell enhances behavioral responding to amphetamine. The Journal of Neuroscience 2010; 30: 939-949.

Singer, B.F., Tanabe, L.M., Gorny, G., Jake-Matthews, C., Li, Y., Kolb, B., Vezina, P., (2009) Amphetamine-Induced Changes in Dendritic Morphology in Rat Forebrain Correspond to Associative Drug Conditioning Rather than Nonassociative Drug Sensitization. Biological Psychiatry, 2009; 65: 835-840.

Hunter, J.D., Hanan, D.M., Singer, B.F., Shaikh, S., Brubaker, K.A., Hecox, K.E., Towle, V.L. (2005) Locating chronically implanted subdural electrodes using surface reconstruction. Clin Neurophysiology 116(8), 1984-7.


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