Alejandro López Jiménez

alopj@psi.ucm.es
Researcher
PRESENT POSITION

Predoctoral researcher - Granted by Agencia Antidroga de la Comunidad de Madrid, Consejería de Sanidad, Spain.

LINES OF RESEARCH

Behavior and Genetics.

PUBLICATIONS

1: Zurita E, Chagoyen M, Cantero M, Alonso R, González-Neira A, López-Jiménez A, López-Moreno JA, Landel CP, Benítez J, Pazos F, Montoliu L. Genetic polymorphisms among C57BL/6 mouse inbred strains. Transgenic Res. 2011 Jun;20(3):481-9. Epub 2010 May 27. PubMed PMID: 20506040.

2: López-Moreno JA, López-Jiménez A, Gorriti MA, de Fonseca FR. Functional interactions between endogenous cannabinoid and opioid systems: focus on alcohol, genetics and drug-addicted behaviors. Curr Drug Targets. 2010 Apr;11(4):406-28. Review. PubMed PMID: 20196742.

3: Alen F, Moreno-Sanz G, Isabel de Tena A, Brooks RD, López-Jimenez A, Navarro M, López-Moreno JA. Pharmacological activation of CB1 and D2 receptors in rats: predominant role of CB1 in the increase of alcohol relapse. Eur J Neurosci. 2008 Jun;27(12):3292-8. Epub 2008 Jun 1. PubMed PMID: 18554293.

4: Peraile I, Torres E, Mayado A, Izco M, Lopez-Jimenez A, Lopez-Moreno JA, Colado MI, O'Shea E. Dopamine transporter down-regulation following repeated cocaine: implications for 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine-induced acute effects and long-term neurotoxicity in mice. Br J Pharmacol. 2010 Jan;159(1):201 11. Epub 2009 Dec 10. PubMed PMID: 20015297; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2823365.