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Merlo Pich, E.M., Koob, G.F., Heilig, M., Menzaghi, F., Vale, W., and Weiss, F. (1993). Corticotropin releasing factor release from the mediobasal hypothalamus of the rat as measured by microdialysis.
Weiss, F., Parsons, L.H., Schulteis, G., Lorang, M.T., Hyyti;~, P., Bloom, F.E., and Koob, G.F. (1996). Ethanol self-administration restores withdrawal-associated deficiencies in accumbal dopamine and
Parsons, L.H., Koob, G.F., and Weiss, F. (1995). Serotonin dysfunction in the nucleus accumbens of rats during withdrawal after unlimited access to intravenous cocaine. Journal of Pharmacology and Exp
Weissenborn, R., Deroche, V., Koob, G.F., and Weiss, F. (1966). Effects of dopamine agonists and antagonists on cocaine-induced operant responding maintained by a cocaine-associated stimulus. Psychoph
De Fonseca, F.R., Carrera, M.R.A., Navarro, M., Koob, G.F., Weiss, F. (1997). Activation of Corticotropin-Releasing Factor in the Limbic System During Cannabinoid Withdrawal. Science 276: 2050-2054.
Weiss, F., Imperato, A., Casu, M.A., Mascia, M.S., and Gessa, G.L. (1997). Opposite effects of stress on dopamine release in the limbic system of drug-naive and chronically amphetamine-treated rats. E
Ciccocioppo, R., Sanna, P.P., Weiss, F. Cocaine-predictive stimulus induces drug-seeking behavior and neural activation in limbic brain regions following multiple months of abstinence: Reversal by D1 antagonists. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 98:1976-1981, 2001.
Weiss, F. and Porrino, L. Minireview -- Behavioral neurobiology of alcohol addiction: Recent advances and challenges. The Journal of Neuroscience 22:3332-3337, 2002.
Liu, X. and Weiss, F. Additive effect of stress and drug cues on reinstatement of ethanol seeking: Exacerbation by history of dependence and role of concurrent activation of CRF and opioid mechanisms. The Journal of Neuroscience 22:7856-7861, 2002.
Izzo, E., Martin-Fardon, R., Koob, G.F., Weiss, F., Sanna, P.P. Neural plasticity and addiction: PI3-kinase and cocaine behavioral sensitization. Nature Neuroscience 5:1263-1264, 2002.
Ciccocioppo, R., Fedeli, A., Economidou, D., Policani, F., Weiss, F., Massi,. M. The bed nucleus of the stria terminalis is a neuroanatomical substrate for the anorectic effects of CRF and its reversal by nociceptin/orphanin FQ. The Journal of Neuroscience 23:9445-9451, 2003.
Ciccocioppo, R., Martin-Fardon, R., and Weiss, F. Stimuli associated with a single cocaine experience elicit long-lasting cocaine-seeking. Nature Neuroscience 7:495-496, 2004.
Baptista, M.A.S., Martin-Fardon, R., and Weiss, F. Preferential effects of the mGlu2/3 receptor agonist, LY379268, on conditioned reinstatement vs. primary reinforcement: Comparison between cocaine and a potent non-drug reinforcer. The Journal of Neuroscience RC 24:4723-4727, 2004.
Weiss, F. Neurobiology of craving, conditioned reward, and relapse. Current Opinion in Pharmacology 5:9-19, 2005.
Zhao, Y., Dayas, C.V., Aujla, H., Baptista, M.A.S., Martin-Fardon, R. Weiss, F. Activation of Group II metabotropic glutamate receptors attenuates both stress and cue-induced ethanol seeking and modulates c-fos expression in the hippocampus and amygdala. The Journal of Neuroscience 26:9967-9974, 2006.
Dayas, C.V., Liu,X., Simms, J.A., Weiss, F. Distinct patterns of neural activation associated with ethanol-seeking: Effects of naltrexone. Biological Psychiatry (PMID: 17098214).
Dayas, C.V., Martin-Fardon, R., Weiss, F. Stimuli linked to ethanol availability activate hypothalamic CART and orexin neurons in a reinstatement model of relapse. Biological Psychiatry (in press).