Selected Publications

Total: 40 publications, 5 book chapters, 68 abstracts

1. Lasley S.M., Gilbert, M.E. Glutamatergic components underlying lead-induced impairments in hippocampal synaptic plasticity. NeuroToxicology, 21, 1057-1068, 2000.

2. Lasley S.M., Green M.C., Gilbert M.E. Rat hippocampal NMDA receptor binding as a function of chronic lead exposure level. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 23, 185-189, 2001.

3. Lasley S.M., Gilbert, M.E. Rat hippocampal glutamate and GABA release exhibit biphasic effects as a function of chronic lead exposure level. Toxicological Sciences, 66, 139-147, 2002.

4. Gilbert M.E., Lasley S.M. Long-term consequences of developmental exposure to lead or polychlorinated biphenyls: Synaptic transmission and plasticity in the rodent CNS. Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology, 12, 105-117, 2002.

5. Lasley S.M. Chronic lead neurotoxicity: Current status of research and therapy. Therapeutics and Toxins News, 18, 1-8, 2003.

6. Yokel R.A., Lasley S.M., Dorman D.C. The speciationof metals influences their toxicokinetics, toxicodynamics and human health risk assessment. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part B, 9(1):63-85, 2006.

7. Gilbert M.E., Lasley S.M. Developmental lead exposure reduces the ability of the NMDA antagonist MK-801 to suppress long-term potentiation in the rat dentate gyrus, in vivo. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 29, 385-393, 2007.

8. Vietti, K.R.N., Lasley S.M. Stimulus-evoked glutamate release is diminished by acute exposure to uranium in vitro. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 29, 607-612, 2007.

9. White L.D., Cory-Slechta D.A., Gilbert M.E., Tiffany-Castiglioni E., Zawia N.H., Virgolini M., Rossi-George A., Lasley S.M., Qian Y., Basha R. New and evolving concepts in the neurotoxicology of lead. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 225, 1-27, 2007.

Grants and Contract Support

“Novel Pharmacological Approaches for Treatment of Neurotoxicity Induced by Chronic Exposure to Depleted Uranium”, U. S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, $767,061; 2007 – 2011

“Heavy Metals and Drug Self-Administration”, (J.R. Nation, Ph.D., PI), NIDA (NIH), $1,109,472 ($207,692 for subcontract); 2007 – 2011

“Neuroinflammatory Pathobiology in Gulf War Illness: Characterization with an Animal Model”, U. S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, $718,326; 2009 – 2012

“Neurobehavioral Impacts of Early Manganese Exposures”, (D.R. Smith, Ph.D., PI), NIEHS (NIH), for period of 5/10 – 4/15, 20% effort as subcontract PI, $1,858,551 ($629,203 for subcontract).