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Bronikowski A.M., Carter P.A., Swallow J.G., Girard I.A., Rhodes J.S., Garland T., Jr. 2001. Open-field behavior of house mice selectively bred for high voluntary wheel-running. Behavior Genetics 31:309-316.
Dumke C.L., Rhodes J.S.,
Crabbe J.C., Cotnam C.J., Cameron A.J., Schlumbohm J.P.,
Gammie S.C., Hasen N.S., Rhodes J.S., Girard I., Garland T., Jr. 2003 Predatory aggression, but not maternal or intermale aggression, is associated with high voluntary wheel-running behavior in mice. Hormones and Behavior 44:209-221.
Rhodes J.S., van Praag H., Jeffrey S., Girard I., Mitchell G.S., Garland T., Jr., Gage F.H. 2003. Exercise increases hippocampal neurogenesis to high levels but does not improve spatial learning in mice bred for increased voluntary wheel running. Behavioral Neuroscience 117:10061016.
Bronikowski A.M., Rhodes J.S.,
Blednov Y.A., Metten P., Finn D.A., Rhodes J.S., Bergeson S.E., Harris R.A., Crabbe J.C. 2005. Hybrid C57BL/6J x FVB/NJ mice drink more alcohol than do C57BL/6J mice. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 29:1949-1958.
Krugner-Higby L., Girard
Kamdar N.K., Miller S.A., Syed Y.M., Bhayana R., Gupta T.,
Clark, P. J., Brzezinska, W. J., Thomas, M. W., Ryzhenko, N. A., Toshkov, S. A., & Rhodes, J. S. 2008. Intact neurogenesis is required for benefits of exercise on spatial memory but not motor performance or contextual fear conditioning in C57BL/6J mice. Neuroscience, 155(4), 1048-1058.
Gupta, T., Syed, Y. M., Revis, A. A., Miller, S. A., Martinez, M.,
Cohn, K. A., et al. 2008.
Acute effects of acamprosate and MPEP on ethanol
Drinking-in-the-Dark in male C57BL/6J mice. Alcohol Clin Exp Res,
Zombeck J.A., Chen G., Johnson Z.V.,
Clark, P. J., Brezezinska, W. J., Puchalski, E. K., Krone, D. A., & Rhodes, J. S. 2009. Functional analysis of neurovascular adaptations to exercise in the dentate gyrus of young adult mice associated with cognitive gain. Hippocampus, 19(10), 937-50..
Zombeck, J. A., Gupta, T., & Rhodes, J. S. 2009. Evaluation of a pharmacokinetic hypothesis for reduced locomotor stimulation from methamphetamine and cocaine in adolescent versus adult male C57BL/6J mice. Psychopharmacology (Berl), 201(4), 589-599.
Zombeck J.A., Lewicki A.D., Patel K., Gupta T., Rhodes J.S. 2009. Patterns of neural activity associated with differential acute locomotor stimulation to cocaine and methamphetamine in adolescent versus adult male C57BL/6J mice. Neuroscience. 165(4), 1087-99.
Clark P.J., Kohman R.A., Miller D.S., Bhattacharya T.K., Haferkamp E.H., Rhodes J.S. 2010. Adult hippocampal neurogenesis and c-Fos induction during escalation of voluntary wheel running in C57BL/6J mice. Behavioral Brain Research. 213, 246-252.
Johnson Z.V., Revis A.A., Burdick M.A., Rhodes J.S. 2010. A similar pattern of neuronal Fos activation in 10 brain regions following exposure to reward- or aversion-associated contextual cues in mice. Physiology & Behavior. 99(3),414-418.
Zombeck, J.A., DeYoung, E. K., Brzezinska, W.J., Rhodes, J.S. 2010. Selective breeding for increased home cage physical activity in collaborative cross and Hsd:ICR mice. Behavior Genetics. 41(4): 571-82.
Bulwa, Z.B., Sharlin, J.A., Clark, P.J., Bhattacharya, T.K., Kilby, C.N., Wang, Y., and Rhodes, J.S. 2011. Increased consumption of ethanol and sugar water in mice lacking the dopamine D2 long receptor. Alcohol. 45(7): 631-9.
Clark, P.J., Kohman, R.A., Miller, D.S., Bhattacharya, T.K., Brzezinska, W.J. and Rhodes, J.S. 2011. Genetics influences on exercise-induced adult-hippocampal neurogenesis across 12 divergent mouse strains. Genes, Brain, and Behavior. 10(3): 345-53.
Clark, P.J., Bhattacharya, T.K., Miller, D.S., and Rhodes, J.S. 2011. Induction of c-fos, Zif268, and Arc from acute bouts of voluntary wheel running in new and pre-existing adult mouse hippocampal granule neurons. Neuroscience. 184,16-27.
Mustroph, M.L., Stobaugh, D.J., Miller, D.S., DeYoung, E.K., and Rhodes, J.S. 2011. Wheel running can accelerate or delay extinction of conditioned place preference for cocaine in male C57BL/6J mice depending on timing of wheel access. European Journal of Neuroscience. 34(7): 1161-9.
Clark, P.J., Bhattacharya, T.K., Miller, D.S., Kohman, R.A., DeYoung, E.K., and Rhodes, J.S. 2012. New neurons generated from running are broadly recruited into neuronal activation associated with three different hippocampus-involved tasks. Hippocampus. 22(9):1860-7.
Kohman, R.A., Clark, P.J., DeYoung, E.K., Bhattacharya, T.K., Venghaus, C.E., and Rhodes, J.S. 2012. Voluntary wheel running enhances contextual but not trace fear conditioning. Brain, Behavioral Brain Research. 226(1): 1-7.
Kohman, R.A., DeYoung, E.K., Bhattacharya, T.K., Peterson, L.N., and Rhodes, J.S. 2011. Wheel running attenuates microglia proliferation and increases expression of a proneurogenic phenotype in the hippocampus of aged mice. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 26 (5): 803-810
Mustroph, M.L., Chen, S., Desai, S.C., Cay, E.B., DeYoung, E.K., and Rhodes, J.S. 2012. Aerobic exercise is the critical variable in an enriched environment that increases hippocampal neurogenesis and water maze learning in male C57BL/6J mice. Neuroscience. 219:62-71.
Dabe, E.C., Majdak, P., Bhattacharya, T.K., Miller, D.S., and Rhodes, J.S. 2013. Chronic d-amphetamine administered from childhood to adulthood dose-dependently increases the survival of new neurons in the hippocampus of male C57BL/6J mice. Neuroscience. 213:125-135.
Kohman, R.A., Bhattacharya, T.K., Kilby, C., Bucko, P., and Rhodes, J.S. 2013. The effects of minocycline on spatial learning, hippocampal learning and microglia in aged and adult mice. Beahvioral Brain Research. 242:17-24
Rhodes, J.S. and Majdak, P. (2013). Physical activity and reward: The role of dopamine. In P. Ekkekakis (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health. Routledge International Handbooks.