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profileAnna Kalinchuk, Ph.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Psychiatry
InstitutionVeterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System
AddressBoston Va Med Ctr-W Roxbury
Research & Development
1400 VFW Pkwy
West Roxbury MA 02132
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  1. Gvilia I, Suntsova N, Kostin A, Kalinchuk A, McGinty D, Basheer R, Szymusiak R. The role of adenosine in the maturation of sleep homeostasis in rats. J Neurophysiol. 2017 Jan 01; 117(1):327-335. PMID: 27784808.
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  2. Zant JC, Kim T, Prokai L, Szarka S, McNally J, McKenna JT, Shukla C, Yang C, Kalinchuk AV, McCarley RW, Brown RE, Basheer R. Cholinergic Neurons in the Basal Forebrain Promote Wakefulness by Actions on Neighboring Non-Cholinergic Neurons: An Opto-Dialysis Study. J Neurosci. 2016 Feb 10; 36(6):2057-67. PMID: 26865627; PMCID: PMC4748083.
  3. Kim T, Ramesh V, Dworak M, Choi DS, McCarley RW, Kalinchuk AV, Basheer R. Disrupted sleep-wake regulation in type 1 equilibrative nucleoside transporter knockout mice. Neuroscience. 2015 Sep 10; 303:211-9. PMID: 26143012; PMCID: PMC4532636.
  4. Kalinchuk AV, Porkka-Heiskanen T, McCarley RW, Basheer R. Cholinergic neurons of the basal forebrain mediate biochemical and electrophysiological mechanisms underlying sleep homeostasis. Eur J Neurosci. 2015 Jan; 41(2):182-95. PMID: 25369989; PMCID: PMC4460789.
  5. Dworak M, McCarley RW, Kim T, Kalinchuk AV, Basheer R. Replies to commentaries on ATP changes during sleep. Sleep. 2011 Jul 01; 34(7):841-3. PMID: 21731133; PMCID: PMC3119825.
  6. Kalinchuk AV, McCarley RW, Porkka-Heiskanen T, Basheer R. The time course of adenosine, nitric oxide (NO) and inducible NO synthase changes in the brain with sleep loss and their role in the non-rapid eye movement sleep homeostatic cascade. J Neurochem. 2011 Jan; 116(2):260-72. PMID: 21062286; PMCID: PMC3042163.
  7. Porkka-Heiskanen T, Kalinchuk AV. Adenosine, energy metabolism and sleep homeostasis. Sleep Med Rev. 2011 Apr; 15(2):123-35. PMID: 20970361.
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  8. Kalinchuk AV, McCarley RW, Porkka-Heiskanen T, Basheer R. Sleep deprivation triggers inducible nitric oxide-dependent nitric oxide production in wake-active basal forebrain neurons. J Neurosci. 2010 Oct 06; 30(40):13254-64. PMID: 20926651; PMCID: PMC3496746.
  9. Dworak M, McCarley RW, Kim T, Kalinchuk AV, Basheer R. Sleep and brain energy levels: ATP changes during sleep. J Neurosci. 2010 Jun 30; 30(26):9007-16. PMID: 20592221; PMCID: PMC2917728.
  10. Gass N, Porkka-Heiskanen T, Kalinchuk AV. The role of the basal forebrain adenosine receptors in sleep homeostasis. Neuroreport. 2009 Jul 15; 20(11):1013-8. PMID: 19491711.
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  11. Rytkönen KM, Wigren HK, Kostin A, Porkka-Heiskanen T, Kalinchuk AV. Nitric oxide mediated recovery sleep is attenuated with aging. Neurobiol Aging. 2010 Nov; 31(11):2011-9. PMID: 19058880.
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  12. Kalinchuk AV, McCarley RW, Stenberg D, Porkka-Heiskanen T, Basheer R. The role of cholinergic basal forebrain neurons in adenosine-mediated homeostatic control of sleep: lessons from 192 IgG-saporin lesions. Neuroscience. 2008 Nov 11; 157(1):238-53. PMID: 18805464; PMCID: PMC3678094.
  13. Kostin A, Stenberg D, Kalinchuk AV, Porkka-Heiskanen T. Nitric oxide modulates the discharge rate of basal forebrain neurons. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2008 Nov; 201(1):147-60. PMID: 18661122.
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  14. Kalinchuk AV, Porkka-Heiskanen T, McCarley RW. Basal forebrain and saporin cholinergic lesions: the devil dwells in delivery details. Sleep. 2006 Nov; 29(11):1385-7; discussion 1387-9. PMID: 17162984.
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  15. Kalinchuk AV, Lu Y, Stenberg D, Rosenberg PA, Porkka-Heiskanen T. Nitric oxide production in the basal forebrain is required for recovery sleep. J Neurochem. 2006 Oct; 99(2):483-98. PMID: 17029601.
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  16. Kalinchuk AV, Stenberg D, Rosenberg PA, Porkka-Heiskanen T. Inducible and neuronal nitric oxide synthases (NOS) have complementary roles in recovery sleep induction. Eur J Neurosci. 2006 Sep; 24(5):1443-56. PMID: 16987226.
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  17. Porkka-Heiskanen T, Kalinchuk A, Alanko L, Huhtaniemi I, Stenberg D. Orexin A and B levels in the hypothalamus of female rats: the effects of the estrous cycle and age. Eur J Endocrinol. 2004 May; 150(5):737-42. PMID: 15132733.
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  18. Porkka-Heiskanen T, Alanko L, Kalinchuk A, Heiskanen S, Stenberg D. The effect of age on prepro-orexin gene expression and contents of orexin A and B in the rat brain. Neurobiol Aging. 2004 Feb; 25(2):231-8. PMID: 14749141.
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  19. Porkka-Heiskanen T, Kalinchuk A, Alanko L, Urrila A, Stenberg D. Adenosine, energy metabolism, and sleep. ScientificWorldJournal. 2003 Aug 20; 3:790-8. PMID: 12941976.
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  20. Kalinchuk AV, Urrila AS, Alanko L, Heiskanen S, Wigren HK, Suomela M, Stenberg D, Porkka-Heiskanen T. Local energy depletion in the basal forebrain increases sleep. Eur J Neurosci. 2003 Feb; 17(4):863-9. PMID: 12603276.
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  21. Porkka-Heiskanen T, Alanko L, Kalinchuk A, Stenberg D. Adenosine and sleep. Sleep Med Rev. 2002 Aug; 6(4):321-32. PMID: 12531135.
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