Peter Neumann

Contact

269 Crawford Hall
412-624-3175
pan23@pitt.edu

Education

BA, University of Southern California (2014)

Publications

Neumann, P.A., Ishikawa, M., Otaka, M., Huang, Y.H., SchlŸter, O.M. and Dong, Y. Increased Excitability of Lateral Habenula Neurons following Cocaine Self-administration. (Submitted to Addiction Biology Dec 2013).

Ishikawa, M., Otaka, M., Huang, Y.H., Neumann, P.A., Winters, B.D., Grace, A.A., SchlŸter, O.M. and Dong, Y. Dopamine Triggers Heterosynaptic Plasticity. J Neurosci. Apr 17; 33(16): 6759-65, 2013.

Otaka, M., Ishikawa, M., Lee, B.R., Liu, L., Neumann, P.A., Cui, R., Huang, Y.H., SchlŸter, O.M. and Dong, Y. Exposure to Cocaine Regulates Inhibitory Synaptic Transmission in the Nucleus Accumbens. J Neurosci. Apr 17; 33(16): 6753-8, 2013.

Ishikawa, M., Otaka, M., Neumann, P.A., Wang, Z., Cook, J., SchlŸter, O.M., Dong, Y. and Huang, Y. Exposure to cocaine regulates inhibitory synaptic transmission from the ventral tegmental area to nucleus accumbens. Journal of Physiology. Oct 1;591(Pt 19): 4827-41, 2013.

Lee, B.R., Ma, Y.Y., Huang, Y.H., Wang, X., Otaka, M., Ishikawa, M., Neumann, P.A., Graziane, N.M., Brown, T.E., Suska, A., Guo, C., Lobo, M.K., Sesack, S.R., Wolf, M.E., Nestler, E.J., Shaham, Y., SchlŸter, O.M. and Dong, Y. Maturation of Silent Synapses in Amygdala-accumbens Projection Contributes to Incubation of Cocaine Craving. Nature Neuroscience, Nov;16(11): 1644-51, 2013.

Neumann P.A. and Dong Y. Chapter 26: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Addiction. Biological Research on Addiction: Comprehensive Addictive Behaviors and Disorders Vol. 2. Elsevier. 2012.

Mu, P.*, Neumann, P.A.*, Panksepp, J., SchlŸter, O.M. and Dong, Y. Exposure to Cocaine Alters Dynorphin-Mediated Regulation of Excitatory Synaptic Transmission in Nucleus Accumbens Neurons. Biological Psychiatry, 69(3), 228-35, 2010.