Smith, Rachel individual record
Assistant Professor
selected publications
Academic Articles17
  • Cruz, A. M., Spencer, H. F., Kim, T. H., Jhou, T. C., & Smith, R. J (2021). Prelimbic cortical projections to rostromedial tegmental nucleus play a suppressive role in cue-induced reinstatement of cocaine seeking.. Neuropsychopharmacology. 46(8), 1399-1406.
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  • Smith, R. J., Anderson, R. I., Haun, H. L., Mulholland, P. J., Griffin, W. C., Lopez, M. F., & Becker, H. C (2020). Dynamic c-Fos changes in mouse brain during acute and protracted withdrawal from chronic intermittent ethanol exposure and relapse drinking.. Addict Biol. 25(6), e12804.
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  • Smith, R. J., Vento, P. J., Chao, Y. S., Good, C. H., & Jhou, T. C (2019). Gene expression and neurochemical characterization of the rostromedial tegmental nucleus (RMTg) in rats and mice.. Brain Struct Funct. 224(1), 219-238.
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  • Smith, R. J., & Laiks, L. S (2018). Behavioral and neural mechanisms underlying habitual and compulsive drug seeking.. Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 87(Pt A), 11-21.
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  • Scofield, M. D., Boger, H. A., Smith, R. J., Li, H., Haydon, P. G., & Kalivas, P. W (2015). Gq-DREADD Selectively Initiates Glial Glutamate Release and Inhibits Cue-induced Cocaine Seeking.. Biol Psychiatry. 78(7), 441-451.
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Conference Papers2
  • Aston-Jones, G., Mahler, S., Sartor, G., Smith, R., & Moorman, D (2014). Seeking reward. 173-174.
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  • Evans, S. M., & Smith, R (1999). Effects of regulating the use of TBT-based antifouling paints on TBT contamination. Oceans Conference Record (IEEE). 3, 1119-1122.
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Texas A&M University; Psychology; 4235 TAMU
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