Dr Chiara Giuliano

Chiara Giuliano

University position

Research Associate

Departments

Department of Psychology

Institutes

Behavioural and Clinical Neuroscience Institute

Research Theme

Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience

Interests

I am interested in the neural processes regulating the development of impulsive / compulsive disorders such as drug addiction and binge-eating disorders.

Research Focus

Keywords

addiction

learning

drug/food seeking

models

Clinical conditions

Obsessive compulsive disorder

Equipment

Behavioural analysis

Collaborators

Cambridge

Barry Everitt

International

Charles Goodlett Web: http://psych.iupui.edu/people/...

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Publications

2015

Giuliano C, Goodlett CR, Economidou D, García-Pardo MP, Belin D, Robbins TW, Bullmore ET, Everitt BJ (2015), “The Novel μ-Opioid Receptor Antagonist GSK1521498 Decreases both Alcohol Seeking and Drinking: Evidence from a New Preclinical Model of Alcohol Seeking.” Neuropsychopharmacology Details

Peña-Oliver Y, Giuliano C, Economidou D, Goodlett CR, Robbins TW, Dalley JW, Everitt BJ (2015), “Alcohol-Preferring Rats Show Goal Oriented Behaviour to Food Incentives but Are Neither Sign-Trackers Nor Impulsive.” PLoS One 10(6):e0131016 Details

2014

Smith KL, Rao RR, Velázquez-Sánchez C, Valenza M, Giuliano C, Everitt BJ, Sabino V, Cottone P (2014), “The Uncompetitive N-methyl-D-Aspartate Antagonist Memantine Reduces Binge-Like Eating, Food-Seeking Behavior and Compulsive Eating: Role of the Nucleus Accumbens Shell.” Neuropsychopharmacology Details

2013

Giuliano C, Robbins TW, Wille DR, Bullmore ET, Everitt BJ (2013), “Attenuation of cocaine and heroin seeking by μ-opioid receptor antagonism.” Psychopharmacology (Berl) 227(1):137-47 Details

2012

Giuliano C, Robbins TW, Nathan PJ, Bullmore ET, Everitt BJ (2012), “Inhibition of opioid transmission at the μ-opioid receptor prevents both food seeking and binge-like eating.” Neuropsychopharmacology 37(12):2643-52 Details

2010

Chiamulera C, Tedesco V, Zangrandi L, Giuliano C, Fumagalli G (2010), “Propranolol transiently inhibits reinstatement of nicotine-seeking behaviour in rats.” J Psychopharmacol 24(3):389-95 Details

2008

Giuliano C, Parikh V, Ward JR, Chiamulera C, Sarter M (2008), “Increases in cholinergic neurotransmission measured by using choline-sensitive microelectrodes: enhanced detection by hydrolysis of acetylcholine on recording sites?” Neurochem Int 52(7):1343-50 Details