Selected Publications

  • Catherine P. Normandau, Ana Paula Ventura-Silva, Emily R. Hawken, Staci Angelis, Calvin Sjaarda, Xudong Liu, José Miguel Pêgo, Éric C. Dumont. Neurotensin is key in chronic stress-induced anxiety-like behavior in rats. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2018 Jan; 43(2):285-293.
  • Matthieu F Bastide, Christelle Glangetas, Evelyne Doudnikoff, Li Quin, Mathieu Bourdenx, Pierre-Olivier Fernagut, Éric C. Dumont, François Georges, and Erwan Bézard. Involvement of extra-striatal brain regions in L-DOPA-induced dyskinesia. Sci Rep. 2017. 7(1): 2348.
  • James Gardner Gregory, Emily R. Hawken, Tomek J. Banasikowski, Éric C. Dumont and Richard J. Beninger. A response strategy predicts acquisition of schedule-induced polydipsia in rats. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2015 Aug 3; 61:37-43.
  • Julian deBacker, Emily R. Hawken, Catherine P. Normandeau, Andrea A. Jones, Cynthia Di Prospero, Elisya Mechefske, Scott J. Hayton, and Éric C. Dumont. GluN2B-containing NMDA receptors blockade rescues bidirectional synaptic plasticity inthe bed nucleus of the stria terminalis of cocaine self-administering rats. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015. Jan; 40(2): 394-405.
  • Michal Krawczyk, Julian deBacker, Xenos Mason, Andrea A. Jones, and Éric C. Dumont. Dopamine decreases NMDA currents in the oval bed nucleus of the stria terminalis of cocaine self-administering rats. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2014 Jun 3; 51: 83-8.
  • Michal Krawczyk, Xenos Mason, Julian deBacker, Robyn Sharma, Catherine P. Normandeau, Emily R. Hawken, Cynthia Di Prospero, Cindy Chiang, Audrey Martinez, Andrea A. Jones, Évelyne Doudnikoff, Stéphanie Caillé, Erwan Bézard, François Georges, and Éric C. Dumont. D1 dopamine receptor-mediated LTP at GABA synapses encodes motivation to self-administer cocaine in rats. J Neurosci. 2013, 33(29): 11960-71.
  • Michal Krawczyk, Robyn Sharma, Xenos Mason, Julian deBacker, Andrea A. Jones, Éric C. Dumont. A switch in the neuromodulatory effects of dopamine in the oval bed nucleus of the stria terminalis associated with cocaine self-administration in rats. J Neurosci., 2011, 31(24): 8928-35.
  • Michal Krawczyk, François Georges, Robyn Sharma, Xenos Mason, Amandine Berthet, Erwan Bézard, Éric C. Dumont. A double-dissociation in catecholaminergic modulation of synaptic transmission in the oval bed nucleus of the stria terminalis. J Neurophys, 2011, 105: 145-153.
  • Scott J Hayton, Matthew Lovett-Baron, Éric C. Dumont, Mary Cella Olmstead. Target-specific encoding of response inhibition: Increased contribution of AMPA to NMDA receptors at excitatory synapses in the prefrontal cortex. J Neurosci, 2010, 30(34): 11493-500.
  • Éric C. Dumont, Gregory P. Mark, Sarah Mader and John T. Williams.  Self-administration enhances excitatory synaptic transmission in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis. Nat Neurosci, 2005, 8(4), 413-414.
  • Éric C. Dumont and John T. Williams. Noradrenaline triggers GABAA-inhibition of bed nucleus of the stria terminalis neurons projecting to the ventral tegmental area. J Neurosci, 2004, 24(38): 8198-204.