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OTTEM, N.E. AND S.L. PETERSEN (2004). Dual-phenotype GABA/glutamate neurons in adult preoptic area: Sexual dimorphism and function. Journal of Neuroscience 24(37):8097-8105

HRABOVSZKY, E., I. KALLO, A. STEINHAUSER, I. MERCHENTHALER, C.W. COEN, S.L. PETERSEN, Z. LIPOSITS (2004). Estrogen receptor-beta in oxytocin and vasopressin neurons of the rat and human hypothalamus: Immunocytochemical and in situ hybridization studies. J Comp Neurol. 473(3):315-33

PETERSEN, S.L., E.N. OTTEM AND C.D. CARPENTER (2003). MINIREVIEW: Direct and indirect regulation of GnRH neurons by ovarian steroids. Biology of Reproduction 69:1771-1778

FLORES, C.A., P. SHUGHRUE, M. LANE, S.L. PETERSEN AND S.S. MOKHA (2003). Sex-related differences in the distribution of ORL2 receptor mRNA and colocalization with estrogen receptor mRNA in neurons of the spinal trigenimnal nucleus caudalis in the rat. Neuroscience 118:769-778.

CURRAN-RAUHUT, M. A. AND S.L. PETERSEN (2003). Oestradiol-induced temporal changes in tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA levels are not limited to subpopulation of A1 and A2 noradrenergic neurons with a high incidence of colocalization with oestrogen receptor-α or -β mRNA. J Neuroendocrinol. 2003 Mar; 15(3):296-303.

OTTEM, E.N. AND S.L. PETERSEN (2002). Glutamatergic signaling through the NMDA receptor directly activates medial subpopulations of luteinizing hormone-releasing
hormone (LHRH) neurons but does not appear to mediate effects of estradiol on LHRH gene expression. Endocrinology 143(12):4837-4845

HAYS, L.E., C.D. CARPENTER AND S.L. PETERSEN (2002). Evidence that GABAergic Neurons in the preoptic area of the rat brain are targets of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin during development. Environ Health Perspect 110 (Suppl 3):369-376

CURRAN-RAUHT, M.A. AND S.L. PETERSEN. (2002) Regulation of glutamic acid decarboxylase 65 and 67 gene expression by ovarian steroids: Identification of two functionally distinct populations of GABA neurons in the preoptic area. J. Neuroendocrinology 14(4):310-7

CURRAN-RAUHUT, M.A. AND PETERSEN, S.L. (2002). Distribution of progestin receptor (PR) mRNA in the brain stem of female rats. Gene Expression Patterns 1 (3-4): 151-157.

HRABOVSZKY, E AND S.L. PETERSEN (2002) Increased concentrations of radioisotopically-labeled complementary ribonucleic acid (cRNA) probe, dextran sulfate and dithiothreitol in the hybridization buffer can improve results of in situ hybridization histochemistry. J Histochem. Cytochem. 50(10):1389-1400.

HRABOVSZKY, E., A. STENIHAUSER, K. BARABAS, P.J. SHUGHRUE, S.L. PETERSEN, I. MERCHENTHALER AND Zs. LIPOSITS. (2001) RAPID COMMUNICATION: Estrogen receptor-β immunoreactivity in luteinizing hormone neurons of the rat brain. Endocrinology 142(7): 3261-3264.



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