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Henry Sershen, M.S., Ph.D.

Henry Sershen, M.S., Ph.D.

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Dr. Sershen is the Managing Editor of the journal Neurochemical Research. He is also Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, and he is a member of the Society for Neuroscience, the American Society for Neurochemistry, and the International Society for Neurochemistry.

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D. C. Javitt, A. Hashim, and H. Sershen. Modulation of striatal dopamine release by glycine transport inhibitors. Neuropsychopharmacology 30 (4):649-656, 2005.

E. Shearman, S. Fallon, H. Sershen, and A. Lajtha. Nicotine-induced monoamine neurotransmitter changes in the brain of young rats. Brain Res.Bull. 76 (6):626-639, 2008.

H. Sershen, A. Balla, J. M. Aspromonte, S. Xie, T. B. Cooper, and D. C. Javitt. Characterization of interactions between phencyclidine and amphetamine in rodent prefrontal cortex and striatum: implications in NMDA/glycine-site-mediated dopaminergic dysregulation and dopamine transporter function. Neurochem.Int. 52 (1-2):119-129, 2008.

A. Lajtha and H. Sershen. Nicotine: alcohol reward interactions. Neurochem.Res. 35 (8):1248-1258, 2010.

Yuan, A., Sershen, H., Veeranna, Basavarajappa, B.S., Kumar, A., Hashim, A., Berg, M., Lee, J.H., Sato, Y., Rao, M.V., Mohan, P.S., Dyakin, V., Julien, J.P., Lee, V.M., & Nixon, R.A. Neurofilament subunits are integral components of synapses and modulate neurotransmission and behavior in vivo. Mol.Psychiatry, 20, (8) 986-994 2015.