Joel P. Gallagher

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Cocaine addiction is an enduring, relapsing, behavioural disorder in which stressors reinstate cocaine-seeking even after prolonged abstinence. Evidence suggests that the 'anxiety-like' behaviour and(More)
Basolateral amygdala (BLA) neurons provide a major excitatory input to medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC)-layer V pyramidal neurons. Under stressful conditions, commonly associated with chronic cocaine(More)
Electrophysiological recordings from identified synapses in CNS slice preparations in vitro provide important information regarding the connectivity of neuronal circuits and the underlying cellular(More)
Corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) in the amygdala is involved in stress responses. Moreover, dopaminergic neurotransmission in the brain reward system including the amygdala plays a significant(More)