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  1. Bahrick, H.P., Wellman, C.L., & Hall, L.K. (1988). Effects of language schemas on retention of vocabulary. In MM Gruneberg, PE Morris, & RN Sykes (Eds.), Practical Aspects of Memory: Current Research and Issues, Vol. 1: Memory in Everyday Life, pp. 385-389. New York: Wiley & Sons.
  2. Wellman, C.L., & Sengelaub, D.R. (1991). Cortical neuroanatomical correlates of behavioral deficits produced by lesion of the basal forebrain in rats. Behavioral and Neural Biology, 56, 1-24.
  3. Click here for pdf reprint. Wellman, C.L., & Sengelaub, D.R. (1995). Alterations in dendritic morphology of frontal cortical neurons after basal forebrain lesions in adult and aged rats. Brain Research, 669, 48-58.
  4. Click here for pdf reprint.  Pelleymounter, M.A., Cullen, M.J., & Wellman, C.L. (1995). Characteristics of BDNF-induced weight loss. Experimental Neurology, 131, 229-238.
  5. Click here for pdf reprint. Wellman, C.L., Logue, S.F., & Sengelaub, D.R. (1995). Maze learning and morphology of frontal cortex in adult and aged basal forebrain lesioned rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 109, 1-14.
  6. Pelleymounter, M.A., Cullen, M.J., Baker, M.B., Gollub, M., & Wellman, C.L. (1996). The effects of intrahippocampal BDNF and NGF on spatial learning in aged Long Evans rats. Molecular and Chemical Neuropathology, 29, 211-226.
  7. Click here for pdf reprint. Wellman, C.L, Cullen, M.J., & Pelleymounter, M.A. (1998). Effects of controllability of stress on hippocampal pharmacology. Psychobiology, 26, 65-72.
  8. Click here for pdf reprint. Wellman, C.L., & Pelleymounter, M.A (1999). Differential effects of nucleus basalis lesions in young adult and aging rats. Neurobiology of Aging, 20, 381-393.
  9. Click here for pdf reprint.  Wellman, C.L. (2001). Dendritic reorganization in pyramidal neurons in medial prefrontal cortex after chronic corticosterone administration. Journal of Neurobiology, 49, 245-253.
  10. Click here for pdf reprint. Wellman, C.L., Arnold, L.L., Garman E.E., & Garraghty, P.E. (2002). Acute reductions in GABA A receptor binding in layer IV of adult primate somatosensory cortex after peripheral nerve injury. Brain Research , 954, 68-72.
  11. Click here for pdf reprint. Seib, L.M., & Wellman, C.L. (2003). Daily injections alter dendritic spines in rat medial prefrontal cortex. Neuroscience Letters, 337, 29-32.
  12. Click here for pdf reprint. Harmon, K.M., & Wellman, C.L. (2003). Differential effects of cholinergic lesions on dendritic spines in frontal cortex of young adult and aging rats. Brain Research, 992, 60-68.
  13. Click here for pdf reprint. Works, S.J., Wilson, R.E., & Wellman, C.L. (2004). Age-dependent effect of cholinergic lesion on dendritic morphology in rat frontal cortex. Neurobiology of Aging, 25, 963-974.
  14. Click here for pdf reprint. Cook, S.C., & Wellman, C.L. (2004). Chronic stress alters dendritic morphology in rat medial prefrontal cortex. Journal of Neurobiology, 60, 236-248.
  15. Click here for pdf reprint. Churchill, J.D., Tharp, J.A., Wellman, C.L., Sengelaub, D.R., & Garraghty, P.E. (2004). Morphological correlates of injury-induced reorganization in primate somatosensory cortex. BMC Neuroscience, 5, 43.
  16. Click here for pdf reprint. Kim, I., Wilson, R.E., & Wellman, C.L. (2005). Aging and cholinergic deafferentation alter GluR1 expression in rat frontal cortex. Neurobiology of Aging,26, 1073-1081.
  17. Click here for pdf reprint. Wood, D.A., Buse, J.E., Wellman, C.L., & Rebec, G.V. (2005). Differential environmental exposure alters NMDA but not AMPA receptor protein expression in nucleus accumbens. Brain Research, 1042, 176-183.
  18. Click here for pdf reprint.  Verhovshek, T., Wellman, C.L., & Sengelaub, D.R. (2005). NMDA receptor binding declines differentially in three spinal motor nuclei during postnatal development. Neuroscience Letters, 384,122-126.
  19. Click here for pdf reprint.  Brown, S.M., Henning, S., & Wellman, C.L. (2005). Short-term, mild stress alters dendritic morphology in rat medial prefrontal cortex. Cerebral Cortex,15, 1714-1722.
  20. Click here for pdf reprint. Miracle, A.D., Brace, M.F., Huyck, K.D., Singler, S.A., &Wellman, C.L. (2006). Chronic stress impairs recall of extinction of conditioned fear. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 85, 213-218.
  21. Click here for pdf reprint. Garrett, J.E., Kim, I., Wilson, R.E., & Wellman, C.L. (2006).  Effect of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor blockade on plasticity of frontal cortex after cholinergic deafferentation in rat.  Neuroscience, 140, 57-66.
  22. Garraghty, P.E., Arnold, L.L., Wellman, C.L., & Mowery, T.M. (2006).  Receptor autoradiographic correlates of deafferentation-induced reorganization in adult primate somatosensory cortex.  Journal of Comparative Neurology, 497, 636–645.
  23. Click here for pdf reprint. Izquierdo, A., Wellman, C.L., & Holmes, A. (2006).  Rapid dendritic retraction in medial prefrontal neurons and impaired fear extinction following exposure to uncontrollable stress.  Journal of Neuroscience, 26, 5733–5738.
  24. Click here for pdf reprint. Wellman, C.L., Izquierdo, A., Garrett, J.E., Martin, K.P., Carroll, J., Millstein, R., Murphy, D.L., Lesch, K.-P., & Holmes, A. (2007).  Genetic inactivation of the serotonin transporter causes impairment of stress-coping and extinction-recall and medial prefrontal cortex abnormalities.  Journal of Neuroscience, 27, 684-691.
  25. Click here for pdf reprint. Wilber, A.A., Southwood, C.J., Steinmetz, J.E., & Wellman, C.L. (2007).  Neonatal maternal separation alters adult eyeblink conditioning and glucocorticoid receptor expression in the interpositus nucleus of the cerebellum.  Developmental Neurobiology, 67, 1751-1764.
  26. Click here for pdf reprint. Wilber, A.A., Southwood, C.J., & Wellman, C.L. (2009).  Brief neonatal maternal separation alters extinction of conditioned fear and corticolimbic glucocorticoid and NMDA receptor expression in adult rats.  Developmental Neurobiology, 69, 73-87.
  27. Click here for pdf reprint. Ball, K.T., Wellman, C.L., & Rebec, G.V. (2009).  Sensitizing regimens of (±)3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (ecstasy) elicit enduring and differential structural alterations in the brain motive circuit of the rat  Neuroscience, 160, 264–274.
  28. Click here for pdf reprint. Holmes, A., & Wellman, C.L. (2009). Stress-induced prefrontal reorganization and executive dysfunction in rodents.  Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 33, 773–783.
  29. Click here for pdf reprint. Garrett, J.E., & Wellman, C.L. (2009).  Chronic stress effects on dendritic morphology in medial prefrontal cortex: sex differences and estrogen dependence.  Neuroscience, 162, 195-207.
  30. Wilber, A.A., & Wellman, C.L. (2009).  Neonatal maternal separation-induced changes in glucocorticoid receptor expression in posterior interpositus interneurons but not projection neurons predict deficits in adult eyeblink conditioning.  Neuroscience Letters, 460, 214-218.
  31. Wilber, A.A., & Wellman, C.L. (2009).  Neonatal maternal separation alters the development of glucocorticoid receptor expression in the interpositus nucleus of the cerebellum.  International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience, 27, 649-654.
  32. Mozhui, K., Karlsson, R.-M., Kash, T., Ihne, J., Norcross, M., Patel, S., Farrell, M.R., Hill, E.E., Martin, K.P., Camp, M., Fitzgerald, P., Ciobanu, D., Sprengel, R., Mishina, M., Wellman, C.L., Winder, D., Williams, R.W., & Holmes, A. (2010).  Strain differences in stress responsivity are associated with divergent amygdala gene expression and glutamate-mediated neuronal excitability.  Journal of Neuroscience, 30, 5357–5367.
  33. Farrell, M.R., Sayed, J.S., Underwood, A.R., & Wellman, C.L. (2010).  Lesion of infralimbic cortex occludes stress effects on retrieval of extinction but not fear conditioning.  Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 94, 240-246.
  34. Wilber, A.A., Lin, G.L., & Wellman, C.L. (2010).  Glucocorticoid receptor blockade in the interpositus nucleus reverses maternal separation-induced deficits in adult eyeblink conditioning.  Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 94, 263-268.
  35. Ball, K.T., Wellman, C.L., Miller, B.R., & Rebec, G.V. (2010).  Electrophysiological and structural alterations in striatum associated with behavioral sensitization to MDMA (Ecstasy) in rats: role of drug context.  Neuroscience, 171, 794–811.
  36. Wilber, A.A., Walker, A.G., Southwood, C.J., Farrell, M.R., Lin, G.L., Rebec, G.V., & Wellman, C.L. (2011).  Chronic stress alters neural activity in medial prefrontal cortex during retrieval of extinction.  Neuroscience, 174, 115-131.
  37. Christian, K.M., Miracle, A.D., Wellman, C.L., & Nakazawa, K. (2011).  Chronic stress-induced hippocampal dendritic retraction requires CA3 NMDA receptors.  Neuroscience, 174, 26-36.
  38. Wilber, A.A., Lin, G.L., & Wellman, C.L. (2011).  Neonatal corticosterone administration impairs adult eyeblink conditioning and decreases glucocorticoid receptor expression in the cerebellar interpositus nucleus.  Neuroscience, 177, 56–65.
  39. Martin, K.P., & Wellman, C.L. (2011).  NMDA receptor blockade alters stress-induced dendritic remodeling in medial prefrontal cortex.  Cerebral Cortex, 21, 2366-2373. PMC3697127.
  40. Bortolato, M., Chen, K., Godar, S.C., Chen, G., Wu, W., Rebrin, I., Scott, A.L., Farrell, M.R., Wellman, C.L., & Shih, J.C. (2011).  Social deficits and perseverative behaviors, but not overt aggression, in MAO-A hypomorphic mice.  Neuropsychopharmacology, 2674–2688. PMC3230491.
  41. Wellman, C.L. (2011).  Stress effects on corticolimbic morphology.  In C.D. Conrad, ed., Handbook on Stress: Neuropsychological Effects on the Brain.  Wiley Blackwell, Oxford.
  42. Maroun, M., Holmes, A., Wellman, C.L., and Motanis, H. (2012).  Enhanced extinction of aversive memories by high-frequency stimulation of the rat infralimbic cortex.  PLOS One, 7, e35853.
  43. Camp, M., MacPherson, K.P., Lederle, L., Graybeal, C., Gaburro, S., Debrouse, L., Ihne, J., Bravo, J., O'Connor, R., Ciocchi, S., Wellman, C.L., Lüthi, A., Cryan, J., Singewald, N., & Holmes, A. (2012).  Genetic strain differences in learned fear inhibition associate with variation in neuroendocrine, autonomic and amygdala dendritic phenotypes.  Neuropsychopharmacology, 37, 1534-1547. PMC3327858.
  44. Bortolato, M., Godar, S.C., Alzghoul, L., Zhang, Z., Darling, R.D. , Simpson, K.L., Bini, V., Chen, K., Wellman, C.L., Lin, R.C.S. , & Shih, J.C. (2012). Monoamine oxidase A and A/B knockout mice display autistic-like features.  International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, 31, 1-20. PMC3517692.
  45. Coulon, M., Wellman, C.L., Marjara, I.S., Janczak, A.M., & Zanella, A.J. (2013).  Early adverse experience alters dendritic spine density and gene expression in prefrontal cortex and hippocampus in lambs. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 38, 1112-1121.
  46. Maroun M., Ioannides P.J., Bergman K.L., Kavushansky A., Holmes A., Wellman C.L. (2013).  Fear extinction deficits following acute stress associate with increased spine density and dendritic retraction in basolateral amygdala neurons.  European Journal of Neuroscience, 38, 2611-2620.
  47. Farrell, M.R., Sengelaub, D.R., & Wellman, C.L. (2013).  Sex differences and chronic stress effects on the neural circuitry underlying fear conditioning and extinction.  Physiology and Behavior, 122, 208–215.
  48. Wellman, C.L, Camp M., Jones, V.M., MacPherson, K.P., Ihne, J., Fitzgerald, P., Maroun, M., Drabant, E., Bogdan, R., Hariri, A.R., & Holmes, A. (2013). Convergent effects of mouse Pet-1 deletion and human PET-1 variation on amygdala fear and threat processing.  Experimental Neurology, 250C, 260-269.

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