Gettings SM, Timbury W, Dmochowskab A, Sharma R, MacKenzie LE, Miquelard-Garnier G, Bourbia N., Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) micro- and nanoplastic particles affect the mitochondrial efficiency of human brain vascular pericytes without inducing oxidative stress, pre-print on biorXiv https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2023.10.24.563735v1.

Nolan PM, Banks G, Bourbia N, Wilcox AG, Bentley L, Moir L, Kent L, Hillier R, Wilson D, Barrett P, Dumbell R., A missense mutation in zinc finger homeobox-3 (ZFHX3) impedes growth and alters metabolism and hypothalamic gene expression in mice, FASEB J. 2023 Oct;37(10):e23189. doi: https://doi.org/10.1096/fj.202201829R.

Sharma R*, Gettings SM*, Hazell G, Bourbia N., In vitro study of ochratoxin A in the expression of genes associated with neuron survival and viability, Toxicology. 483 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1016/J.TOX.2022.153376. *Shared first authorship

Lin J, Gettings SM, Talbi K, Schreiber R, Taggart MJ, Preller M, Kunzelmann K, Althaus M, Gray MA., Pharmacological inhibitors of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator exert off-target effects on epithelial cation channels, Pflugers Arch. 475 (2023) 167–179. https://doi.org/10.1007/S00424-022-02758-9.


Banks G, Nolan PM, Bourbia N., Shift work-like patterns effect on female and male mouse behavior, Neurobiol. Sleep Circadian Rhythm. 13 (2022) 100082. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.NBSCR.2022.100082.


Gettings SM, Maxeiner S, Tzika M, Cobain MRD, Ruf I, Benseler F, Brose N, Krasteva-Christ G, Vande Velde G, Schönberger M, Althaus M., Two Functional Epithelial Sodium Channel Isoforms Are Present in Rodents despite Pronounced Evolutionary Pseudogenization and Exon Fusion, Mol. Biol. Evol. 38 (2021) 5704–5725. https://doi.org/10.1093/MOLBEV/MSAB271.


Banks GT, Guillaumin MCC, Heise I, Lau P, Yin M, Bourbia N, Aguilar C, Bowl MR, Esapa C, Brown LA, Hasan S, Tagliatti E, Nicholson E, Bains RS, Wells S, Vyazovskiy VV, Volynski K, Peirson SN, Nolan PM., Forward genetics identifies a novel sleep mutant with sleep state inertia and REM sleep deficits, Sci. Adv. 6 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1126/SCIADV.ABB3567.


Bourbia N, Chandler P, Codner G, Banks G, Nolan PM., The guanine nucleotide exchange factor, Spata13, influences social behaviour and nocturnal activity, Mamm. Genome. 30 (2019) 54–62. https://doi.org/10.1007/S00335-019-09800-9.

Hase Y, Ding R, Harrison G, Hawthorne E, King A, Gettings S, Platten C, Stevenson W, Craggs LJL, Kalaria RN., White matter capillaries in vascular and neurodegenerative dementias, Acta Neuropathol. Commun. 7 (2019) 16. https://doi.org/10.1186/S40478-019-0666-X.


Bourbia N, Pertovaara A., Involvement of the periaqueductal gray in the descending antinociceptive effect induced by the central nucleus of amygdala, Physiol. Res. 67 (2018) 647–655. https://doi.org/10.33549/PHYSIOLRES.933699.

Bourbia N, Pertovaara A, Is finding the common biological link(s) between pain and affect an infinity quest?, Scand. J. Pain. 2 (2018) 137–138. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.SJPAIN.2011.05.001.


Sagalajev B*, Bourbia N*, Beloushko E, Wei H, Pertovaara A., Bidirectional amygdaloid control of neuropathic hypersensitivity mediated by descending serotonergic pathways acting on spinal 5-HT3 and 5-HT1A receptors, Behav. Brain Res. 282 (2015) 14–24. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.BBR.2014.12.052. *Shared first authorship


Bourbia N, Sagalajev B, Pertovaara A., Descending effect on spinal nociception by amygdaloid glutamate varies with the submodality of noxious test stimulation, Neurosci. Lett. 570 (2014) 26–31. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.NEULET.2014.04.010.


Bourbia N, Ansah OB, Pertovaara A., Corticotropin-releasing factor in the rat amygdala differentially influences sensory-discriminative and emotional-like pain response in peripheral neuropathy, J. Pain. 11 (2010) 1461–1471. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.JPAIN.2010.05.004.

Ansah OB, Bourbia N, Gonçalves L, Almeida A, Pertovaara A., Pertovaara, Influence of amygdaloid glutamatergic receptors on sensory and emotional pain-related behavior in the neuropathic rat, Behav. Brain Res. 209 (2010) 174–178. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.BBR.2010.01.021.

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