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Cristina M. Bäckman

Cellular Neurobiology Department

National Institute on Drug Abuse

National Institutes of Health




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  • Cellular Neurobiology Department, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, USA. 1999 - 2006
  • Cellular Neurophysiology, NIDA/NIH, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA. 2002


  1. Gene expression patterns for GDNF and its receptors in the human putamen affected by Parkinson's disease: a real-time PCR study. Bäckman, C.M., Shan, L., Zhang, Y.J., Hoffer, B.J., Leonard, S., Troncoso, J.C., Vonsatel, P., Tomac, A.C. Mol. Cell. Endocrinol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Elevated locomotor activity without altered striatal dopamine contents in Nurr1 heterozygous mice after acute exposure to methamphetamine. Bäckman, C., You, Z.B., Perlmann, T., Hoffer, B.J. Behav. Brain Res. (2003) [Pubmed]
  3. Acute methamphetamine administration upregulates NGFI-B mRNA expression in the striatum: co-localization with c-Fos immunoreactivity. Bäckman, C., Morales, M. Synapse (2002) [Pubmed]
  4. Cellular mRNA expression of the transcription factor NGFI-B suggests a gene regulatory role in striatal opiate-peptide neurons. Bäckman, C., Hoffer, B.J., Misawa, H., Morales, M. Brain Res. (2001) [Pubmed]
  5. A selective group of dopaminergic neurons express Nurr1 in the adult mouse brain. Bäckman, C., Perlmann, T., Wallén, A., Hoffer, B.J., Morales, M. Brain Res. (1999) [Pubmed]
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