Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2017 Strength of cholinergic tone dictates the polarity of dopamine D2 receptor modulation of striatal cholinergic interneuron excitability in DYT1 dystonia.Experimental Neurology.  295:162-175. 2017
2015 Erratum: Nitric oxide regulates synaptic transmission between spiny projection neurons (Proc Natl Acad Sci USA (2014) 111 49 (17636-17641) DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1420162111)Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  112:E1811. 2015
2014 Nitric oxide regulates synaptic transmission between spiny projection neurons.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.  111:17636-17641. 2014
2013 Modulatory role of androgenic and estrogenic neurosteroids in determining the direction of synaptic plasticity in the CA1 hippocampal region of male rats.Physiological Reports.  1:e00185. 2013
2013 Opposite long-term synaptic effects of 17β-estradiol and 5α-dihydrotestosterone and localization of their receptors in the medial vestibular nucleus of rats.Brain Research Bulletin.  97:1-7. 2013
2013 Synaptic long-term potentiation and depression in the rat medial vestibular nuclei depend on neural activation of estrogenic and androgenic signals.PLoS ONE.  8:e80792. 2013
2012 The repetition timing of high frequency afferent stimulation drives the bidirectional plasticity at central synapses in the rat medial vestibular nuclei.Neuroscience.  223:1-11. 2012
2012 Influence of sex and estrous cycle on synaptic responses of the medial vestibular nuclei in rats: role of circulating 17β-estradiol.Brain Research Bulletin.  87:319-327. 2012
2011 Neural 17β-estradiol facilitates long-term potentiation in the hippocampal CA1 region.Neuroscience.  192:67-73. 2011
2011 Long-term potentiation of synaptic response and intrinsic excitability in neurons of the rat medial vestibular nuclei.Neuroscience.  187:1-14. 2011
2010 Effects of 17beta-estradiol on glutamate synaptic transmission and neuronal excitability in the rat medial vestibular nuclei.Neuroscience.  165:1100-1114. 2010
2009 Long-term potentiation in the rat medial vestibular nuclei depends on locally synthesized 17beta-estradiol.Journal of Neuroscience.  29:10779-10783. 2009
2009 Effects of 17beta-estradiol on synaptic plasticity in the rat medial vestibular nuclei.Acta Oto-laryngologica.  129:390-394. 2009

Education And Training

  • Bachelor's Degree in Biology, University of Perugia
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Perugia
  • Full Name

  • Mariangela Scarduzio
  • Blazerid

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