Victor Echeverry Alzate

echeverry.v@psi.ucm.es
Researcher
PRESENT POSITION

Postdoctoral researcher – Granted by the Red de Trastornos Adictivos (RTA), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain.

LINES OF RESEARCH

Pharmacology, Behavior and Genetics

PUBLICATIONS

(In PubMed, as Echeverry-Alzate V)

10: López-Moreno JA, Marcos M, Calleja-Conde J, Echeverry-Alzate V, Bühler KM, Costa-Alba P, Bernardo E, Laso FJ, Rodríguez de Fonseca F, Nadal R, Viveros MP, Maldonado R, Giné E. Histone Deacetylase Gene Expression Following Binge Alcohol Consumption in Rats and Humans. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2015 Oct;39(10):1939-50. doi: 10.1111/acer.12850.

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9: Bühler KM, Giné E, Echeverry-Alzate V, Calleja-Conde J, de Fonseca FR, López-Moreno JA. Common single nucleotide variants underlying drug addiction: more than a decade of research. Addict Biol. 2015 Jan 21. doi: 10.1111/adb.12204. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25603899

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8: Marco EM, Echeverry-Alzate V, López-Moreno JA, Giné E, Peñasco S, Viveros MP. Consequences of early life stress on the expression of endocannabinoid-related genes in the rat brain. Behav Pharmacol. 2014 Sep;25(5-6):547-56. doi: 10.1097/FBP.0000000000000068. PubMed PMID: 25083571.

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7: Echeverry-Alzate V, Giné E, Bühler KM, Calleja-Conde J, Olmos P, Gorriti MA, Nadal R, Rodríguez de Fonseca F, López-Moreno JA. Effects of topiramate on ethanol-cocaine interactions and DNA methyltransferase gene expression in the rat prefrontal cortex. Br J Pharmacol. 2014 Jun;171(12):3023-36. doi: 10.1111/bph.12636. PubMed PMID: 24527678; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4055203.

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6: Bühler KM, Huertas E, Echeverry-Alzate V, Giné E, Moltó E, Montoliu L, López-Moreno JA. Risky alcohol consumption in young people is associated with the fatty acid amide hydrolase gene polymorphism C385A and affective rating of drug pictures. Mol Genet Genomics. 2014 Jun;289(3):279-89. doi: 10.1007/s00438-013-0809-x. Epub 2014 Jan 10. PubMed PMID: 24407958.

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5: López-Jiménez A, Walter NA, Giné E, Santos A, Echeverry-Alzate V, Bühler KM, Olmos P, Giezendanner S, Moratalla R, Montoliu L, Buck KJ, López-Moreno JA. A spontaneous deletion of α-Synuclein is associated with an increase in CB1 mRNA transcript and receptor expression in the hippocampus and amygdala: Effects on alcohol consumption. Synapse. 2013 Jan 24. doi: 10.1002/syn.21639. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23345080.

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4: Giné E, Echeverry-Alzate V, López-Moreno JA, López-Jimenez A, Torres-Romero D, Perez-Castillo A, Santos A. Developmentally-induced hypothyroidism alters the expression of Egr-1 and Arc genes and the sensitivity to cannabinoid agonists in the hippocampus. Possible implications for memory and learning. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2013 Jan 5;365(1):119-28. doi: 10.1016/j.mce.2012.10.004. Epub 2012 Oct 16. PubMed PMID: 23079472.

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3: Echeverry-Alzate V, Tuda-Arízcun M, Bühler KM, Santos Á, Giné E, Olmos P, Gorriti MÁ, Huertas E, Rodríguez de Fonseca F, López-Moreno JA. Cocaine reverses the naltrexone-induced reduction in operant ethanol self-administration: the effects on immediate-early gene expression in the rat prefrontal cortex. Neuropharmacology. 2012 Nov;63(6):927-35. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2012.06.010. Epub 2012 Jun 28. PubMed PMID: 22749946.

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2: Huertas E, Buhler KM, Echeverry-Alzate V, Giménez T, López-Moreno JA. C957T polymorphism of the dopamine D2 receptor gene is associated with motor learning and heart rate. Genes Brain Behav. 2012 [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22487365.

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1: López-Moreno JA, Echeverry-Alzate V, Bühler KM. The genetic basis of the endocannabinoid system and drug addiction in humans. J Psychopharmacol. 2012. Jan;26(1):133-43. Epub 2011 Sep 21. PubMed PMID: 21937688.

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