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Brian D Kangas, Ph.D.

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  1. R01DA047575 (BERGMAN, JACK) Jul 1, 2019 - Apr 30, 2024
    Neural, Cognitive and Abuse-Related Consequences of Chronic THC Exposure during Adolescence in Nonhuman Primates
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
  2. K01DA035974 (KANGAS, BRIAN D.) Jul 1, 2013 - Jun 30, 2018
    Drug Self Administration and Withdrawal Effects on Cognitive Function
    Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Robble MA, Schroder HS, Kangas BD, Nickels S, Breiger M, Iturra-Mena AM, Perlo S, Cardenas E, Der-Avakian A, Barnes SA, Leutgeb S, Risbrough VB, Vitaliano G, Bergman J, Carlezon WA, Pizzagalli DA. Concordant neurophysiological signatures of cognitive control in humans and rats. Neuropsychopharmacology. 2021 Mar 21. PMID: 33746206.
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  2. Johnson CR, Kangas BD, Jutkiewicz EM, Winger G, Bergman J, Coop A, Woods JH. Novel Antimuscarinic Antidepressant-like Compounds with Reduced Effects on Cognition. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2021 Mar 12. PMID: 33712507.
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  3. Withey SL, Kangas BD, Charles S, Gumbert AB, Eisold JE, George SR, Bergman J, Madras BK. Effects of daily ?9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) alone or combined with cannabidiol (CBD) on cognition-based behavior and activity in adolescent nonhuman primates. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 04 01; 221:108629. PMID: 33640678.
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  4. Wooldridge LM, Bergman J, Pizzagalli DA, Kangas BD. Translational Assessments of Reward Responsiveness in the Marmoset. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2020 Dec 06. PMID: 33280005.
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  5. Kohut SJ, Mintzopoulos D, Kangas BD, Shields H, Brown K, Gillis TE, Rohan ML, Bergman J, Kaufman MJ. Effects of long-term cocaine self-administration on brain resting-state functional connectivity in nonhuman primates. Transl Psychiatry. 2020 12 02; 10(1):420. PMID: 33268770.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    
  6. Kangas BD, Wooldridge LM, Luc OT, Bergman J, Pizzagalli DA. Empirical validation of a touchscreen probabilistic reward task in rats. Transl Psychiatry. 2020 08 13; 10(1):285. PMID: 32792526.
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  7. Wooldridge LM, Ji L, Liu Y, Nikas SP, Makriyannis A, Bergman J, Kangas BD. Antiemetic Effects of Cannabinoid Agonists in Nonhuman Primates. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2020 09; 374(3):462-468. PMID: 32561684.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Animals
  8. Leonard MZ, Kangas BD. Effects of oxycodone and diazepam alone and in combination on operant nociception. Behav Pharmacol. 2020 04; 31(2&3):168-173. PMID: 31972623.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  9. Withey SL, Maguire DR, Kangas BD. Developing Improved Translational Models of Pain: A Role for the Behavioral Scientist. Perspect Behav Sci. 2020 Mar; 43(1):39-55. PMID: 32440644.
    Citations: 1     
  10. Withey SL, Doyle RJ, Porter EN, Bergman J, Kangas BD. Discrimination learning in oxycodone-treated nonhuman primates. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 02 01; 207:107778. PMID: 31816487.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Animals
  11. Kangas BD, Zakarian AS, Vemuri K, Alapafuja SO, Jiang S, Nikas SP, Makriyannis A, Bergman J. Cannabinoid Antagonist Drug Discrimination in Nonhuman Primates. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2020 01; 372(1):119-127. PMID: 31641018.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Animals
  12. Wooldridge LM, Kangas BD. An assay of drug-induced emesis in the squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus). J Med Primatol. 2019 08; 48(4):236-243. PMID: 30968960.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  13. Kangas BD, Doyle RJ, Kohut SJ, Bergman J, Kaufman MJ. Effects of chronic cocaine self-administration and N-acetylcysteine on learning, cognitive flexibility, and reinstatement in nonhuman primates. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2019 Jul; 236(7):2143-2153. PMID: 30877326.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  14. Kangas BD, Bergman J. Touchscreen technology in the study of cognition-related behavior. Behav Pharmacol. 2017 12; 28(8):623-629. PMID: 29064843.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  15. Leonard MZ, Alapafuja SO, Ji L, Shukla VG, Liu Y, Nikas SP, Makriyannis A, Bergman J, Kangas BD. Cannabinoid CB1 Discrimination: Effects of Endocannabinoids and Catabolic Enzyme Inhibitors. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2017 12; 363(3):314-323. PMID: 28947487.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  16. Kangas BD, Maguire DR. Drug Discrimination and the Analysis of Private Events. Behav Anal (Wash D C). 2016 Nov; 16(4):159-168. PMID: 27928551.
    Citations: 1     
  17. Kangas BD, Bergman J, Coyle JT. Touchscreen assays of learning, response inhibition, and motivation in the marmoset (Callithrix jacchus). Anim Cogn. 2016 May; 19(3):673-7. PMID: 26846231.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  18. Kangas BD, Bergman J. Effects of self-administered methamphetamine on discrimination learning and reversal in nonhuman primates. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2016 Feb; 233(3):373-80. PMID: 26490034.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  19. Kangas BD, Leonard MZ, Shukla VG, Alapafuja SO, Nikas SP, Makriyannis A, Bergman J. Comparisons of ?9-Tetrahydrocannabinol and Anandamide on a Battery of Cognition-Related Behavior in Nonhuman Primates. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2016 Apr; 357(1):125-33. PMID: 26826191.
    Citations: 11     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  20. Kangas BD, Bergman J. Operant nociception in nonhuman primates. Pain. 2014 Sep; 155(9):1821-1828. PMID: 24968803.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  21. Kangas BD. Operant principles in drug discovery. Operants. 2014; 3:16-17.
  22. Kangas BD. Collaboration not Isolation. European Journal of Behavior Analysis. 2014; 15(1):58-60.
  23. Cassidy RN, Kangas BD. Impulsive students participate later: Delay discounting in a research subject pool. Experimental Analysis of Human Behavior Bulletin. 2014; 30:1-5.
  24. Justinova Z, Mascia P, Wu HQ, Secci ME, Redhi GH, Panlilio LV, Scherma M, Barnes C, Parashos A, Zara T, Fratta W, Solinas M, Pistis M, Bergman J, Kangas BD, Ferré S, Tanda G, Schwarcz R, Goldberg SR. Reducing cannabinoid abuse and preventing relapse by enhancing endogenous brain levels of kynurenic acid. Nat Neurosci. 2013 Nov; 16(11):1652-61. PMID: 24121737.
    Citations: 30     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsPHPublic Health
  25. Kangas BD, Bergman J. Repeated acquisition and discrimination reversal in the squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus). Anim Cogn. 2014 Mar; 17(2):221-8. PMID: 23794073.
    Citations: 10     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  26. Kangas BD, Delatte MS, Vemuri VK, Thakur GA, Nikas SP, Subramanian KV, Shukla VG, Makriyannis A, Bergman J. Cannabinoid discrimination and antagonism by CB(1) neutral and inverse agonist antagonists. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2013 Mar; 344(3):561-7. PMID: 23287700.
    Citations: 26     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  27. Kangas BD. A fastidious focus on activity. Operants. 2013; 4:3.
  28. Kangas BD. Not Waving but Drowning: A Review of Tufte's 'The Cognitive Style of PowerPoint'. International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. 2012; 24(3):421-423.
  29. Kangas BD, Branch MN. Relations among acute and chronic nicotine administration, short-term memory, and tactics of data analysis. J Exp Anal Behav. 2012 Sep; 98(2):155-67. PMID: 23008520.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  30. Kangas BD, Bergman J. A novel touch-sensitive apparatus for behavioral studies in unrestrained squirrel monkeys. J Neurosci Methods. 2012 Aug 15; 209(2):331-6. PMID: 22790109.
    Citations: 14     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  31. Berry MS, Kangas BD, Branch MN. Development of key-pecking, pause, and ambulation during extended exposure to a fixed-interval schedule of reinforcement. J Exp Anal Behav. 2012 May; 97(3):333-46. PMID: 22693362.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Animals
  32. Kangas BD, Branch MN. Effects of acute and chronic cocaine administration on titrating-delay matching-to-sample performance. J Exp Anal Behav. 2012 Mar; 97(2):151-61. PMID: 22389523.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  33. Kangas BD, Berry MS, Branch MN. On the development and mechanics of delayed matching-to-sample performance. J Exp Anal Behav. 2011 Mar; 95(2):221-36. PMID: 21541127.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  34. Kangas BD, Cassidy RN. Requiem for my lovely. J Exp Anal Behav. 2011 Mar; 95(2):269. PMID: 21541120.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansAnimals
  35. Kangas BD, Vaidya M, Branch MN. Titrating-delay matching-to-sample in the pigeon. J Exp Anal Behav. 2010 Jul; 94(1):69-81. PMID: 21279163.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  36. Kangas BD, Berry MS, Cassidy RN, Dallery J, Vaidya M, Hackenberg TD. Concurrent performance in a three-alternative choice situation: response allocation in a Rock/Paper/Scissors game. Behav Processes. 2009 Oct; 82(2):164-72. PMID: 19555744.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  37. Kangas BD, Hackenberg TD. On reinforcing human behavior in the laboratory: A brief review and some recommendations. Experimental Analysis of Human Behavior Bulletin. 2009; 27(1):21-26.
  38. Kangas BD, Branch MN. Empirical validation of a procedure to correct position and stimulus biases in matching-to-sample. J Exp Anal Behav. 2008 Jul; 90(1):103-12. PMID: 18683615.
    Citations: 13     Fields:    Translation:Animals
  39. Kangas BD, Walker DJ. An adjusting-dose procedure for assessing the reinforcing effects of nitrous oxide with humans. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 2008 Nov; 91(1):104-8. PMID: 18639578.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  40. Kangas BD, Vaidya M. Trends in presentations at the annual conference of the association for behavior analysis. Behav Anal. 2007; 30(2):117-31. PMID: 22478492.
    Citations: 5     
  41. Kangas BD. Cultural materialism and behavior analysis: An introduction to Harris. The Behavior Analyst. 2007; 30(1):37.
  42. Kangas BD, Branch MN. Stability of pigeon body weight under free-feeding conditions. J Exp Anal Behav. 2006 Nov; 86(3):393-6. PMID: 17191762.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Animals
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