fMRI: Drug Modulated Effects in Animals

Room 611 - 612         16:00 - 18:00                 Chairs: Markus Rudin and Afonso C. Silva


Prog #

16:00 797.

Negative BOLD Signals Correlate with Synchronized Delta Oscillations Induced by Heroin in the Nucleus Accumbens of

the Rat Brain

Shi-Jiang Li1, Feng Luo1, Marie Schulte1, Anthony Hudetz1

1Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
16:12 798.

BOLD Response to the Agonist THC and to the Selective Antagonist, Rimonabant:  an fMRI Study in the Rat Brain

Jennifer Ann Stark1, Steve R. Williams1, Simon M. Luckman1

1University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
16:24 799.

Confounding Effects of Volatile Anesthesia on CBV Assessment in Rodent Forebrain Following Acute Alcohol Challenge: A

Study of Isoflurane and Halothane Anesthesia

Feng Luo1, Zhixin Li1, Young R. Kim2, Steven Treistman1, Craig F. Ferris1

1UMass, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA; 2MGH, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
16:36 800.

Baseline Dependence of the fMRI Response: Elucidating the Variable Effects of Induction Agents

Basavaraju Ganganna Sanganahalli1, Peter Herman1, 2, Fahmeed Hyder1

1Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA; 2Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

16:48 801.

The Effects of Clonidine and Idazoxan on Cerebral Blood Flow in Rats Studied by Arterial Spin Labeling Magnetic

Resonance Perfusion Imaging

Xiaoxia Du1, Hao Lei1

1Wuhan Institute of Physics & Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, People’s Republic of China
17:00 802.

PhMRI of Brain Deactivation: Effects of the Antiepileptic Agent Tiagabine on Cerebral Haemodynamics

Alessandro Gozzi1, Laura Ceolin1, Adam Schwarz1, Torsten Reese1, Valerio Crestan1, Angelo Bifone1

1Centre of Excellence for Drug Discovery, Psychiatry, GlaxoSmithKline, Verona, Italy
17:12 803.

The Cerebrovascular Coupling Under COX-2 Blockade

Bojana Stefanovic1, Francesca Bosetti2, Afonso C. Silva1

1NINDS, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; 2NIA, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
17:24 804.

The Coupling Between BOLD, CBF, CBV, and SEP Responses Under NO Blockade

Bojana Stefanovic1, Wolfram Schwindt2, Mathias Hoehn3, Afonso C. Silva1

1NINDS, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; 2Universitätsklinikum Münster, Muenster, Germany; 3Max-Planck-Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne, Germany
17:36 805.

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) of Neurotrophin-3 (NT3) Treated Spinal Cord Injured Rats

Jaivijay Ramu1, Kurt H. Bockhorst2, Kishore V. Mogatadakala2, Ray J. Grill2, Ponnada A. Narayana2

1University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA; 2University of Texas, Houston, Texas, USA
17:48 806.

Lamina-Specific Anatomical and Functional Imaging of Normal and Diabetic Rat Retina

Haiying Cheng1, Darin E. Olson1, Yongjun Liu1, Perter M. Thule1, Machelle T. Pardue, 12, Timothy Q. Duong1

1Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; 2Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA