Gitta Wörtwein

Gitta Wörtwein

Associate Professor


  1. 2022
  2. E-pub ahead of print

    Proinflammatory biomarkers are associated with prediabetes in patients with schizophrenia

    Mller, M., Fredholm, S., Jensen, M. E., Wörtwein, Gitta, Larsen, J. R., Vilsbøll, Tina, Ødum, Niels & Fink-Jensen, Anders, 2022, (E-pub ahead of print) In: CNS Spectrums.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    The role of glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) in addictive disorders

    Kruse Klausen, M., Thomsen, M., Wörtwein, Gitta & Fink-Jensen, Anders, 2022, In: British Journal of Pharmacology. 179, 4, p. 625-641 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  4. 2021
  5. Published

    Disruption of the PDZ domain-binding motif of the dopamine transporter uniquely alters nanoscale distribution, dopamine homeostasis, and reward motivation

    Sørensen, G., Rickhag, Karl Mattias, Leo, D., Lycas, Matthew Domenic, Ridderstrøm, P. H., Weikop, P., Lilja, J. H., Reis Rifes, Pedro Goncalo, Herborg, Freja, Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Wörtwein, Gitta, Gainetdinov, R. R., Fink-Jensen, Anders & Gether, Ulrik, 2021, In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 297, 6, 101361.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. 2020
  7. Published

    The effect of erythropoietin on electroconvulsive stimulation induced cognitive impairment in rats

    Kjær, K., Jørgensen, Martin Balslev, Hageman, I., Miskowiak, Kamilla & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2020, In: Behavioural Brain Research. 382, 112484.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. 2019
  9. Published

    G protein-coupled receptor signaling in VTA dopaminergic neurons bidirectionally regulates the acute locomotor response to amphetamine but does not affect behavioral sensitization

    Runegaard, A. H., Dencker, D., Wörtwein, Gitta & Gether, Ulrik, 2019, In: Neuropharmacology. 161, 107663.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Initial rewarding effects of cocaine and amphetamine assessed in a day using the single-exposure place preference protocol

    Runegaard, A. H., Jensen, Kathrine Louise, Wörtwein, Gitta & Gether, Ulrik, 2019, In: European Journal of Neuroscience. 50, 3, p. 2156-2163 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Markers of HPA-axis activity and nucleic acid damage from oxidation after electroconvulsive stimulations in rats

    Jørgensen, Anders, Breitenstein, K., Kalliokoski, Otto, Weimann, A., Henriksen, T., Poulsen, Henrik Enghusen, Jørgensen, Martin Balslev & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2019, In: Acta Neuropsychiatrica. 31, 6, p. 287-293 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. 2018
  13. Published

    Ketogenic Diet suppresses Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome in Rats

    Dencker, D., Molander, A., Thomsen, M., Schlumberger, C., Wörtwein, Gitta, Weikop, P., Benveniste, H., Volkow, N. D. & Fink-Jensen, Anders, Feb 2018, In: Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 42, 2, p. 270-277

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published
  15. Published

    Erythropoietin prevents the effect of chronic restraint stress on the number of hippocampal CA3c dendritic terminals-relation to expression of genes involved in synaptic plasticity, angiogenesis, inflammation, and oxidative stress in male rats

    Aalling, Nadia, Hageman, I., Miskowiak, Kamilla, Orlowski, D., Wegener, G. & Wörtwein, Gitta, Jan 2018, In: Journal of Neuroscience Research. 96, 1, p. 103–116

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published
  17. Published

    PICK1-Deficient Mice Exhibit Impaired Response to Cocaine and Dysregulated Dopamine Homeostasis

    Jensen, Kathrine Louise, Sørensen, G., Dencker, D., Owens, W. A., Rahbek-Clemmensen, T., Brett Lever, M., Runegaard, A. H., Riis Christensen, N., Weikop, Pia, Wörtwein, Gitta, Fink-Jensen, Anders, Madsen, Kenneth Lindegaard, Daws, L., Gether, Ulrik & Rickhag, Karl Mattias, 2018, In: eNeuro. 5, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. 2017
  19. Published

    Erytropoietin behandling kan forbedre kognition ved neuropsykiatriske lidelser

    Kjær, K. S., Hageman, I., Wörtwein, Gitta, Jørgensen, Martin Balslev & Miskowiak, Kamilla, 14 Aug 2017, In: Ugeskrift for Laeger. 179, 22, p. 2-6 5 p., V01170037.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    A chronic increase of corticosterone age-dependently reduces systemic DNA damage from oxidation in rats

    Jørgensen, Anders, Kalliokoski, Otto, Forsberg, K., Breitenstein, K., Weimann, A., Henriksen, T., Hau, Jann, Wörtwein, Gitta, Poulsen, Henrik Enghusen & Jørgensen, Martin Balslev, Mar 2017, In: Free Radical Biology & Medicine. 104, p. 64-74 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Electroconvulsive stimulation results in long-term survival of newly generated hippocampal neurons in rats

    Olesen, M. V., Wörtwein, Gitta, Folke, J. & Pakkenberg, Bente, Jan 2017, In: Hippocampus. 27, 1, p. 52-60 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Subjective perception of cocaine reward in mice assessed by a single exposure place preference (sePP) paradigm

    Runegaard, A. H., Jensen, Kathrine Louise, Dencker, D., Wörtwein, Gitta & Gether, Ulrik, 2017, In: Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 289, p. 85-92 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. 2016
  24. Published

    5-HT2A Receptor Binding in the Frontal Cortex of Parkinson's Disease Patients and Alpha-Synuclein Overexpressing Mice: A Postmortem Study

    Rasmussen, N. B., Olesen, M. V., Brudek, T., Plenge, Per Krener, Klein, Anders Bue, Westin, J. E., Fog, K., Wörtwein, Gitta & Aznar, S., 2016, In: Parkinson’s Disease. 2016, 8 p., 3682936.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    Glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor activation regulates cocaine actions and dopamine homeostasis in the lateral septum by decreasing arachidonic acid levels

    Reddy, I. A., Pino, J. A., Weikop, Pia, Osses, N., Sørensen, G., Bering, T., Valle, C., Bluett, R. J., Erreger, K., Wörtwein, Gitta, Reyes, J. G., Graham, D., Stanwood, G. D., Hackett, T. A., Patel, S., Fink-Jensen, Anders, Torres, G. E. & Galli, A., 2016, In: Translational Psychiatry. 6, 11 p., e809.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. 2015
  27. Published

    The glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist exendin-4 reduces cocaine self-administration in mice

    Sorensen, G., Reddy, I. A., Weikop, Pia, Graham, D. L., Stanwood, G. D., Wörtwein, Gitta, Galli, A. & Fink-Jensen, Anders, 1 Oct 2015, In: Physiology & Behavior. 149, p. 262-268 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Dynamic regulation of cerebral DNA repair genes by psychological stress

    Forsberg, K., Aalling, Nadia, Wörtwein, Gitta, Loft, Steffen, Møller, Peter, Hau, Jann, Hageman, I., Jørgensen, M. B. & Jørgensen, Anders, 15 Jan 2015, In: Mutation Research - Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis. 778, p. 37-43 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Enhanced self-administration of alcohol in muscarinic acetylcholine M4 receptor knockout mice

    de la Cour, C., Sørensen, G., Wörtwein, Gitta, Weikop, Pia, Nielsen, D. D., Fink-Jensen, Anders & Molander, A., 5 Jan 2015, In: European Journal of Pharmacology. 746, p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Published

    Electroconvulsive Stimulation, but not Chronic Restraint Stress, Causes Structural Alterations in Adult Rat Hippocampus: A Stereological Study

    Olesen, M. V., Wörtwein, Gitta & Pakkenberg, Bente, Jan 2015, In: Hippocampus. 25, 1, p. 72-80 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. Published

    Delayed restraint procedure enhances cognitive recovery of spatial function after fimbria-fornix transection

    Gram, M. G., Wogensen, E., Wörtwein, Gitta, Mogensen, Jesper & Rytter, Hana Malá, 2015, In: Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience. 34, 1, p. 1-17

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    INACTIVATION OF THE CHOLINERGIC M4 RECEPTOR RESULTS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A LOW ANXIETY ENDOPHENOTYPE PREDICTING FUTURE ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION

    Dencker, D., Wörtwein, Gitta, Lysne, C., Weikop, Pia, Fink-Jensen, Anders & Molander, A., 2015, In: Alcohol and Alcoholism. 50, suppl 1, p. i57-i58 2 p., P-49.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  33. Published

    SUBCHRONIC LOW DOSE EXENDIN-4 PRETREATMENT INHIBITS RELAPSE TO ALCOHOL DRINKING IN HIGH ALCOHOL PREFERING C57BL6 MICE

    Dencker, D., Egecioglu, E., Jerlhag, E., Wörtwein, Gitta, Weikop, Pia, Fink-Jensen, Anders & Molander, A., 2015, In: Alcohol and Alcoholism. 50, suppl 1, p. i17-i18 2 p., SY15-2.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  34. 2014
  35. Published

    Neuropeptide Y-stimulated [(35) S]GTPγs functional binding is reduced in the hippocampus after kainate-induced seizures in mice

    Elbrønd-Bek, H., Olling, J. D., Gøtzsche, Casper René, Waterfield, A., Wörtwein, Gitta & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, 9 Jul 2014, In: Synapse. 68, 10, p. 427-36 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  36. Published

    Addiction-Related Effects of DOV 216,303 and Cocaine: A Comparative Study in the Mouse

    Sørensen, G., Husum, H., Brennum, L. T., Bundgaard, C., Montezinho, L. C. P., Mørk, A., Wörtwein, Gitta & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Jun 2014, In: Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology. 114, 6, p. 451-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  37. 2013
  38. Published

    Neuropeptide Y Y5 receptor antagonism causes faster extinction and attenuates reinstatement in cocaine-induced place preference

    Sørensen, G., Wörtwein, Gitta, Fink-Jensen, Anders & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Apr 2013, In: Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior. 105, p. 151-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    Chronic restraint stress in rats causes sustained increase in urinary corticosterone excretion without affecting cerebral or systemic oxidatively generated DNA/RNA damage

    Jorgensen, A., Maigaard, K., Wörtwein, Gitta, Hageman, I., Henriksen, T., Weimann, A., Møller, Peter, Loft, Steffen, Hau, Jann, Poulsen, Henrik Enghusen & Jørgensen, Martin Balslev, 10 Jan 2013, In: Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry. 40, p. 30-37

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. Published

    A C-terminal PDZ domain-binding sequence is required for striatal distribution of the dopamine transporter

    Rickhag, Karl Mattias, Herborg, Freja, Sørensen, G., Strandfelt, K. N., Andresen, B., Gotfryd, Kamil, Madsen, Kenneth Lindegaard, Vestergaard-Klewe, I., Ammendrup-Johnsen, I., Eriksen, J., Newman, A. H., Füchtbauer, E., Gomeza, J., Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Wörtwein, Gitta & Gether, Ulrik, 2013, In: Nature Communications. 4, p. 1-13 13 p., 1580.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. Published

    Membrane permeable C-terminal dopamine transporter peptides attenuate amphetamine-evoked dopamine release.

    Rickhag, Karl Mattias, Owens, W., Winkler, M., Strandfelt, K. N., Rathje, Mette, Sørensen, G., Andresen, B., Madsen, Kenneth Lindegaard, Nygaard Jørgensen, T., Wörtwein, Gitta, Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Sitte, H. H., Daws, L. C. & Gether, Ulrik, 2013, In: Journal of Biological Chemistry. 288, p. 27534-44 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. 2012
  43. Published

    Neuropeptide Y Y5 receptor antagonism attenuates cocaine-induced effects in mice.

    Sørensen, G., Jensen, M., Weikop, Pia, Nielsen, D. D., Rosenkranz, Søren Hofman, Loland, Claus Juul, Bengtsen, C. H., Petersen, Jørgen Holm, Fink-Jensen, Anders, Wörtwein, Gitta & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Feb 2012, In: Psychopharmacology. 222, p. 565-577 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Published

    An allosteric enhancer of M4 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor function inhibits behavioral and neurochemical effects of cocaine

    Nielsen, D. D., Weikop, Pia, Sørensen, G., Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Wörtwein, Gitta, Wess, J. & Fink-Jensen, Anders, 2012, In: Psychopharmacology. 224, 2, p. 277-87 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. Published

    Electroconvulsive stimulations prevent chronic stress-induced increases in L-type calcium channel mRNAs in the hippocampus and basolateral amygdala

    Maigaard, K., Pedersen, I. H., Jørgensen, A., Jørgensen, Martin Balslev & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2012, In: Neuroscience Letters. 516, 1, p. 24-8 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  46. Published

    The effect of subchronic fluoxetine treatment on learning and memory in adolescent rats

    Sass, A. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2012, In: Behavioural Brain Research. 228, 1, p. 169-75 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Time course and duration of changes in K(v)7.2 and K(v)11.1 mRNA expression in the hippocampus and piriform cortex following electroconvulsive stimulations

    Hjaeresen, M., Hageman, I., Wörtwein, Gitta & Jørgensen, Martin Balslev, 2012, In: Brain Stimulation. 5, 1, p. 55-60 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. 2011
  49. Published

    Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor Subtypes as Potential Drug Targets for the Treatment of Schizophrenia, Drug Abuse and Parkinson's Disease

    Dencker, D., Thomsen, M., Wörtwein, Gitta, Weikop, Pia, Cui, Y., Jeon, J., Wess, J. & Fink-Jensen, Anders, 22 Nov 2011, In: ACS Chemical Neuroscience. 3, 2, p. 80-89 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Antipsychotic-induced catalepsy is attenuated in mice lacking the M4 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor.

    Fink-Jensen, Anders, Schmidt, L. S., Dencker, D., Schülein, C., Wess, J., Wörtwein, Gitta & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, 10 Apr 2011, In: European Journal of Pharmacology. 656, 1-3, p. 39-44 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  51. Published

    Fluoxetine reverts chronic restraint stress-induced depression-like behaviour and increases neuropeptide Y and galanin expression in mice

    Rosenkranz, Søren Hofman, Olesen, M. V., Wörtwein, Gitta & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, 20 Jan 2011, In: Behavioural Brain Research. 216, 2, p. 585-91 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  52. Published

    Increased cocaine self-administration in M4 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor knockout mice.

    Schmidt, L. S., Thomsen, M., Weikop, Pia, Nielsen, D. D., Wess, J., Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Wörtwein, Gitta & Fink-Jensen, Anders, 2011, In: Psychopharmacology. 216, 3, p. 367-378 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. Published

    Increased numbers of orexin/hypocretin neurons in a genetic rat depression model

    Mikrouli, E., Wörtwein, Gitta, Soylu, R., Mathé, A. A. & Petersén, Å., 2011, In: Neuropeptides (Sheffield). 45, 6, p. 401-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  54. Published

    Involvement of a subpopulation of neuronal M4 muscarinic acetylcholine receptors in the antipsychotic-like effects of the M1/M4 preferring muscarinic receptor agonist xanomeline

    Dencker, D., Wörtwein, Gitta, Weikop, Pia, Jeon, J., Thomsen, M., Sager, T. N., Mørk, A., Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Wess, J. & Fink-Jensen, Anders, 2011, In: Journal of Neuroscience. 31, 16, p. 5905-8 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  55. Published

    Pharmacological characterization of social isolation-induced hyperactivity

    Fabricius, K., Helboe, L., Fink-Jensen, Anders, Wörtwein, Gitta & Steiniger-Brach, B., 2011, In: Psychopharmacology. 215, 2, p. 257-66 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  56. Published

    Socially isolated rats exhibit changes in dopamine homeostasis pertinent to schizophrenia

    Fabricius, K., Steiniger-Brach, B., Helboe, L., Fink-Jensen, Anders & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2011, In: International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience. 29, 3, p. 347-50 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  57. 2010
  58. Published

    Increased dopaminergic activity in socially isolated rats: an electrophysiological study

    Fabricius, K., Helboe, L., Fink-Jensen, Anders, Wörtwein, Gitta, Steiniger-Brach, B., Sotty, F., Fabricius, K., Helboe, L., Fink-Jensen, Anders, Wörtwein, G., Steiniger-Brach, B. & Sotty, F., 27 Sep 2010, In: Neuroscience Letters. 482, 2, p. 117-22 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  59. Published

    A subpopulation of neuronal M4 muscarinic acetylcholine receptors plays a critical role in modulating dopamine-dependent behaviors

    Jeon, J., Dencker, D., Wörtwein, Gitta, Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Cui, Y., Davis, A. A., Levey, A. I., Schütz, G., Sager, T. N., Mørk, A., Li, C., Deng, C., Fink-Jensen, Anders, Wess, J., Jeon, J., Nielsen, D. D., Wörtwein, G., Woldbye, D. P. D., Cui, Y., Davis, A. A., Levey, A. I., Schütz, G., Sager, T. N., Mørk, A., Li, C., Deng, C., Fink-Jensen, Anders & Wess, J., 10 Feb 2010, In: Journal of Neuroscience. 30, 6, p. 2396-405 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  60. Published

    Increased amphetamine-induced locomotor activity, sensitization, and accumbal dopamine release in M5 muscarinic receptor knockout mice

    Schmidt, L. S., Miller, A. D., Lester, D. B., Bay-Richter, C., Schülein, C., Frikke-Schmidt, H., Wess, J., Blaha, C. D., Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Fink-Jensen, Anders & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2010, In: Psychopharmacology. 207, 4, p. 547-58 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  61. 2009
  62. Published

    Adult Brain and Behavioral Effect of Early Life Maternal Deprivation

    Mathe, A. A., El Khoury, A., Gruber, S. H. M., Husum, H., Wörtwein, Gitta & Arlinde, C., 2009, Beyond neuropsychiatric diagnostics: Symptoms not disorders. Palomo, T., Beninger, R. J., Kostzewa, R. M. & Archer, T. (eds.). Mountain Home, TN, USA: F. P. Graham Publishing Co.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  63. Published

    Electroconvulsive stimulations normalizes stress-induced changes in the glucocorticoid receptor and behaviour

    Hageman, I., Nielsen, M., Wörtwein, Gitta, Diemer, N. H. & Jorgensen, M. B., 2009, In: Behavioural Brain Research. 196, 1, p. 71-7 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  64. Published

    Mekanismer ved funktionel restitution efter hjerneskader

    Wörtwein, Gitta, 2009, Klinisk neuropsykologi. Gade, A., Gerlach, C., Starrfelt, R. & Møller Pedersen, P. (eds.). København: Frydenlund Academic, p. 480-488

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterCommunication

  65. Published

    Neuropeptide Y infusion into the shell region of the rat nucleus accumbens increases extracellular levels of dopamine

    Sørensen, G., Wegener, G., Hasselstrøm, J., Hansen, T. V. O., Wörtwein, Gitta, Fink-Jensen, Anders & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, 2009, In: NeuroReport. 20, 11, p. 1023-6 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  66. Published

    Nortriptyline mediates behavioral effects without affecting hippocampal cytogenesis in a genetic rat depression model

    Petersén, A., Wörtwein, Gitta, Gruber, S. H. M., El-Khoury, A. & Mathé, A. A., 2009, In: Neuroscience Letters. 451, 2, p. 148-51 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  67. 2008
  68. Published

    Abeta(1-42) injection causes memory impairment, lowered cortical and serum BDNF levels, and decreased hippocampal 5-HT(2A) levels

    Christensen, R., Klein, Anders Bue, Wörtwein, Gitta, Knudsen, G. M. & Aznar, S., 2008, In: Experimental Neurology. 210, 1, p. 164-71 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  69. Published

    Aripiprazole blocks acute self-administration of cocaine and is not self-administered in mice

    Sørensen, G., Sager, T. N., Petersen, Jørgen Holm, Brennum, L. T., Thøgersen, P., Hee Bengtsen, C., Thomsen, M., Wörtwein, Gitta, Fink-Jensen, Anders & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, 2008, In: Psychopharmacology. 199, 1, p. 37-46 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  70. Published

    Chronic electroconvulsive stimulation but not chronic restraint stress modulates mRNA expression of voltage-dependent potassium channels Kv7.2 and Kv11.1 in the rat piriform cortex.

    Hjæresen, M., Hageman, I., Wörtwein, Gitta, Plenge, Per Krener, Jørgensen, Martin Balslev & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2008, In: Brain Research. 1217C, p. 179-184 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  71. Published

    Effects of acute and chronic aripiprazole treatment on choice between cocaine self-administration and food under a concurrent schedule of reinforcement in rats

    Thomsen, M., Fink-Jensen, Anders, Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Wörtwein, Gitta, Sager, T., Holm, R., Pepe, L. & Barak Caine, S., 2008, In: Psychopharmacology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  72. Published

    Electroconvulsive stimulations prevent stress-induced morphological changes in the hippocampus

    Hageman, I., Nielsen, M., Wörtwein, Gitta, Diemer, N. H. & Jorgensen, M. B., 2008, In: Stress: The International Journal on the Biology of Stress . 11, 4, p. 282-9 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  73. Published

    Escitalopram reduces increased hippocampal cytogenesis in a genetic rat depression model

    Petersén, A., Wörtwein, Gitta, Gruber, S. H. M. & Mathé, A. A., 2008, In: Neuroscience Letters. 436, 3, p. 305-8 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  74. Published

    Gene-environment interaction affects substance P and neurokinin A in the entorhinal cortex and periaqueductal grey in a genetic animal model of depression: implications for the pathophysiology of depression

    Husum, H., Wörtwein, Gitta, Andersson, W., Bolwig, T. G. & Mathé, A. A., 2008, In: International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology. 11, 1, p. 93-101 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  75. Published

    The impact of maternal separation on adult mouse behaviour and on the total neuron number in the mouse hippocampus

    Fabricius, K., Wörtwein, Gitta & Pakkenberg, Bente, 2008, In: Brain Structure and Function (Print Edition). 212, 5, p. 403-416 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  76. 2007
  77. Published

    Involvement of Y5 receptors in neuropeptide Y agonist-induced analgesic-like effect in the rat hot plate test

    Thomsen, M., Wörtwein, Gitta, Olesen, M. V., Begtrup, M., Havez, S., Bolwig, T. G. & Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, 2007, In: Brain Research. 1155, p. 49-55

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  78. 2006
  79. Published

    Effects of maternal separation on neuropetide Y and calcitonin gene-related peptide in "depressed" Flinders Sensitive Line rats: A study of gene-environment interactions

    Wörtwein, Gitta, Husum, H., Andersson, W., Bolwig, T. G. & Mathe, A. A., 2006, In: Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry. 30, 4, p. 684-693 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  80. Published

    Exacerbated loss of cell survival, neuropeptide Y-immunoreactive (IR) cells, and serotonin-IR fiber lengths in the dorsal hippocampus of the aged flinders sensitive line "depressed" rat: Implications for the pathophysiology of depression?

    Husum, H., Aznar, S., Hoyer-Hansen, S., Larsen, M. H., Mikkelsen, J. D., Moller, A., Mathe, A. A. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2006, In: Journal of Neuroscience Research. 84, 6, p. 1292-1302 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  81. 2005
  82. Published

    Cholecystokinin tetrapeptide effects on HPA axis function and elevated plus maze behaviour in maternally separated and handled rats

    Greisen, M. H., Bolwig, T. G. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2005, In: Behavioural Brain Research. Vol 161, p. 204-12

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  83. Published

    Egocentric spatial orientation in a water maze by rats subjected to transection of the fimbria-fornix and/or ablation of the prefrontal cortex

    Mogensen, Jesper, Moustgaard, A., Khan, U., Wörtwein, Gitta & Sandager Nielsen, K., 2005, In: Brain Research Bulletin. 65, 1, p. 41-58

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  84. Published

    Increased adult hippocampal brain-derived neurotrophic factor and normal levels of neurogenesis in maternal separation rats

    Greisen, M. H., Altar, C. A., Bolwig, T. G., Whitehead, R. E. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2005, In: Journal of Neuroscience Research. 79/6, p. 772-778

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  85. Published

    Maternal separation affects male rat copulatory behaviour and hypothalamic corticotropin releasing factor in concert

    Greisen, M. H., Bolwig, T. G., Husum, H., Nedergaard, P. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2005, In: Behavioural Brain Research. 158(2), p. 367-375

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  86. Published

    Reduced cocaine self-administration in muscarinic M5 acetylcholine receptor-deficient mice

    Thomsen, M. M., Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Wörtwein, Gitta, Fink-Jensen, A., Wess, J. & Caine, S. B., 2005, In: Journal of Neuroscience. Vol. 25, p. 8141-49

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  87. 2004
  88. Published

    Differential roles for neuropeptide Y Y1 and Y5 receptors in anxiety and sedation

    Sørensen, G., Lindberg, C., Wörtwein, Gitta, Bolwig, T. G., Woldbye, David Paul Drucker & Sørensen, G., 1 Sep 2004, In: Journal of Neuroscience Research. 77, 5, p. 723-9 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  89. Published

    Place learning and object recognition by rats subjected to transection of the fimbria-fornix and/or ablation of the prefrontal cortex

    Mogensen, J., Lauritsen, K. T., Elvertorp, S., Hasman, A., Moustgaard, A. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2004, In: Brain Research Bulletin. Vol. 63, no. 3, p. 217-36

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  90. 2003
  91. Published

    Analysis of response patterns during prefrontally ablated rats acquisition of an egocentric spatial task in an 8-arm radialmaze

    Mogensen, Jesper, Montero, A. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2003, In: Homeostasis. Vol. 42, no.1-2, p. 52-59

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  92. Published

    Arrested neuronal proliferation and impaired hippocampal function following fractionated brain irradiation in the adult rat

    Madsen, T. M., Kristjansen, P. E. G., Bolwig, T. G. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2003, In: Neuroscience. Vol. 119, p. 635-42

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  93. Published

    Associative an nonassociative learning after chronic imipramine in rats

    Mogensen, Jesper, Svendsen, G., Tølbøll Lauritsen, K., Ermens, P., Hasman, A., Elvertorp, S., Plenge, Per Krener, Mellerup, Erling Thyge & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2003, In: Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior. Vol. 76, p. 197-212

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  94. Published

    Effects of electroconvulsive seizures and antidepressant drugs on brain-derived neurotrophic factor protein in rat brain

    Altar, C. A., Whitehead, R. E., Chen, R., Wörtwein, Gitta & Madsen, T. M., 2003, In: Biological Psychiatry. VOl. 54, no. 7, p. 703-9

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  95. Published

    Role for M5 muscarinic acetylcholine receptors in cocaine addiction

    Fink-Jensen, A., Fedorova, I., Wörtwein, Gitta, Woldbye, David Paul Drucker, Rasmussen, T., Thomsen, M., Bolwig, T. G., Knitowski, K. M., McKinzie, D. L., Yamada, M., Wess, J. & Basile, A., 2003, In: Journal of Neuroscience Research. 74, 1, p. 91-6

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  96. 2002
  97. Published

    Characterization of epibatidine binding to medial habenula: potential role in analgesia

    Plenge, Per Krener, Mellerup, Erling Thyge & Wörtwein, Gitta, 2002, In: Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. vol. 302, p. 759-65

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  98. Published

    Place learning in scolopamine-treated rats: the role of distal cues and catecholaminergic mediation

    Mogensen, J., Christensen, L. H., Johansson, A., Wörtwein, Gitta, Bang, L. E. & Holm, S., 2002, In: Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 78(1), p. 139-66

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  99. 2000
  100. Published

    Model for aging inthe basal forebrain cholinergic system

    Wörtwein, Gitta, Gu, Z., Yu, J. & Perez-Polo, J. R., 2000, In: Antioxidants & Redox Signaling. 2,3, p. 437-447

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  101. 1999
  102. Published

    Dyremodeller i neuropsykiatrisk forskning

    Mogensen, Jesper & Wörtwein, Gitta, 1999, Neuropsykiatriske Aspekter. Danmark, p. 116-123

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingReport chapterResearch

  103. 1998
  104. Published

    Cholinergic control of nerve growth factor in adult rats: evidence from cortical cholinergic deafferentation and chronic drug treatment

    Rossner, S., Wörtwein, Gitta, Gu, Z., Yu, J., Schliebs, R., Bigl, V. & Perez-Polo, J., 1998, In: Journal of Neurochemistry. Vol. 69, p. 947-953

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  105. Published

    Responses of young and aged rat CNS to partial cholinergic immunolesions and NGF treatment

    Wörtwein, Gitta, Yu, J., Toliver-Kinsky, T. & Perez-Polo, J., 1998, In: Journal of Neuroscience Research. Vol. 52, p. 322-333

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  106. 1995
  107. Published

    Functional and neurochemical profile of place learning after L-nitro-arginine in the rat

    Mogensen, Jesper, Wörtwein, Gitta, Hasman, A., Nielsen, P. & Wang, Q., 1995, In: Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 63, p. 54-65

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  108. Published

    L-Nitroarginine reduces hippocampal mediation of place learning in the rat

    Mogensen, Jesper, Wörtwein, Gitta, Gustafson, B. & Ermens, P., 1995, In: Neurobiology of Learning and Memory. 64, p. 17-24

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  109. Published

    Place learning by fimbria-fornix transected rats in a modified water maze

    Wörtwein, Gitta, Særup, L. H., Charlottenfeld-Starpov, D. & Mogensen, Jesper, 1995, In: International Journal of Neuroscience. 82, p. 71-81

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  110. Published

    Place learning during inhibition of nitric oxide synthase in the rat

    Mogensen, Jesper, Hasman, A. & Wörtwein, Gitta, 1995, In: Homeostasis. 36, p. 12-18

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  111. 1994
  112. Published

    Cortical area in the rat that mediates visual pattern discrimination

    Wörtwein, Gitta, Mogensen, Jesper, Williams, G., Carlos, J. H. & Divac, I., 1994, In: Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis. 54, p. 365-376

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  113. Published

    Retention and relearning of spatial delayed alternation in rats after ablation of the prefrontal or total non-prefrontal isocortex

    Wörtwein, Gitta, Mogensen, Jesper & Divac, I., 1994, In: Behavioural Brain Research. 63, p. 127-131

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  114. 1993
  115. Published

    Retention and relearning of spatial delayed alternation in rats after combined or sequential lesions of the prefrontal and parietal cortex

    Wörtwein, Gitta, Mogensen, Jesper & Divac, I., 1993, In: Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis. 53, p. 357-366

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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