Andrea J Elberger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tennessee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Corpus callosum and visual cortex of mice with deletion of the NMDA-NR1 receptor: I. Accelerated development of callosal projection neurons
    Andrea J Elberger
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 144:121-33. 2003
  2. ncbi Corpus callosum and visual cortex of mice with deletion of the NMDA-NR1 receptor. II. Attenuation of prenatal alcohol exposure effects
    Jinbo Deng
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN38163, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 144:135-50. 2003
  3. ncbi Prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) reduces the size of the forepaw representation in forepaw barrel subfield (FBS) cortex in neonatal rats: relationship between periphery and central representation
    Cecilia P Margret
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Medicine, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Exp Brain Res 172:387-96. 2006
  4. ncbi Prenatal alcohol exposure delays the development of the cortical barrel field in neonatal rats
    Cecilia P Margret
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Medicine, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Exp Brain Res 172:1-13. 2006
  5. ncbi Corticothalamic and thalamocortical pathfinding in the mouse: dependence on intermediate targets and guidance axis
    Jinbo Deng
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center at Memphis, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Anat Embryol (Berl) 207:177-92. 2003
  6. ncbi Prenatal alcohol exposure alters the size, but not the pattern, of the whisker representation in neonatal rat barrel cortex
    Cecilia P Margret
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Exp Brain Res 165:167-78. 2005
  7. ncbi Combined exposure to nicotine and ethanol throughout full gestation results in enhanced acquisition of nicotine self-administration in young adult rat offspring
    Shannon G Matta
    Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 874 Union Ave, Crowe 115, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 193:199-213. 2007
  8. doi Heterozygous deletion of NR1 subunit of the NMDA receptor alters ethanol-related behaviors and regional expression of NR2 subunits in the brain
    Xiaoping Du
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee, Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 34:177-86. 2012
  9. ncbi Second trimester prenatal alcohol exposure alters development of rat corpus callosum
    Mei Qiang
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis 38163, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:719-32. 2002
  10. pmc Alcohol exposure during the first two trimesters-equivalent alters the development of corpus callosum projection neurons in the rat
    Daniel J Livy
    Division of Anatomy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Alcohol 42:285-93. 2008

Research Grants

  1. INIA: Neurohistology
    ANDREA ELBERGER; Fiscal Year: 2006

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Corpus callosum and visual cortex of mice with deletion of the NMDA-NR1 receptor: I. Accelerated development of callosal projection neurons
    Andrea J Elberger
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 144:121-33. 2003
    ..Studies from other laboratories suggest that the observed phenomenon of prematurity or accelerated development is a direct effect of altered expression of genes found in mice with deletion of the NMDA-NR1 receptor...
  2. ncbi Corpus callosum and visual cortex of mice with deletion of the NMDA-NR1 receptor. II. Attenuation of prenatal alcohol exposure effects
    Jinbo Deng
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN38163, USA
    Brain Res Dev Brain Res 144:135-50. 2003
    ..This study will aid in understanding how the NMDA receptors play an important role in prenatal alcohol effects on brain development...
  3. ncbi Prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) reduces the size of the forepaw representation in forepaw barrel subfield (FBS) cortex in neonatal rats: relationship between periphery and central representation
    Cecilia P Margret
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Medicine, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Exp Brain Res 172:387-96. 2006
    ..The present findings of PAE-related alterations in sensory periphery and the central cortical representation may underlie deficits in sensorimotor integration reported among children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder...
  4. ncbi Prenatal alcohol exposure delays the development of the cortical barrel field in neonatal rats
    Cecilia P Margret
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Medicine, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Exp Brain Res 172:1-13. 2006
    ..It is unknown whether other nuclei along the somatosensory pathway undergo similar delays in development or if PAE selectively disrupts cortical circuitry...
  5. ncbi Corticothalamic and thalamocortical pathfinding in the mouse: dependence on intermediate targets and guidance axis
    Jinbo Deng
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center at Memphis, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Anat Embryol (Berl) 207:177-92. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi Prenatal alcohol exposure alters the size, but not the pattern, of the whisker representation in neonatal rat barrel cortex
    Cecilia P Margret
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Exp Brain Res 165:167-78. 2005
    ..While these results might appear to support a miniaturization hypothesis (smaller PMBSF, smaller brain, smaller body weight), PAE also shows regional vulnerability within the PMBSF whereby anteriorly located barrels are most affected...
  7. ncbi Combined exposure to nicotine and ethanol throughout full gestation results in enhanced acquisition of nicotine self-administration in young adult rat offspring
    Shannon G Matta
    Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 874 Union Ave, Crowe 115, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 193:199-213. 2007
    ..Such comorbid gestational drug exposure may increase susceptibility to acquiring cigarette smoking (i.e., nicotine self-administration), a major gateway drug...
  8. doi Heterozygous deletion of NR1 subunit of the NMDA receptor alters ethanol-related behaviors and regional expression of NR2 subunits in the brain
    Xiaoping Du
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Tennessee, Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 34:177-86. 2012
    ..This provides evidence of the effects of altered levels of NR1 expression on ethanol withdrawal and consumption, and suggests that concomitant changes in the levels of NR2B may contribute to that effect...
  9. ncbi Second trimester prenatal alcohol exposure alters development of rat corpus callosum
    Mei Qiang
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 855 Monroe Avenue, Memphis 38163, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:719-32. 2002
    ..The alteration in the EtOH CCpn is manifested as an increase in the number and length of CCpn apical and basilar dendrite branches, while brain weight is reduced compared with Controls...
  10. pmc Alcohol exposure during the first two trimesters-equivalent alters the development of corpus callosum projection neurons in the rat
    Daniel J Livy
    Division of Anatomy, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Alcohol 42:285-93. 2008
    ....

Research Grants1

  1. INIA: Neurohistology
    ANDREA ELBERGER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The final product produced by the Core will be tissue sections on microscope slides with appropriate coding to track each case. A database will be maintained in the Core to assure accuracy of data analyses. ..