Publications

  • Chamoun M., Huppé-Gourgues F., Legault I., Rosa-Neto P., Dumbrava D., Faubert J. and Vaucher E. (2017) Cholinergic potentiation improves perceptual-cognitive training of healthy young adults in three dimensional multiple object tracking. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience (PDF-1.3Mo)
  • Chamoun M., Groleau M, Bhat M. and Vaucher E. (2016) Dose-dependent effect of donepezil administration on long-term enhancement of visually evoked potentials and cholinergic receptors overexpression in rat visual cortex. Journal of Physiology-Paris, 110, 65-74. (PDF-730Ko)
  • Vaucher E. (2016) Cholinergic influences on vision. Journal of Physiology-Paris, Editorial comment, 110, 1-2. (PDF-200Ko)
  • Tahiri H., Omri S., Yang C., Duhamel F., Samarani S., Ahmad A., Vezina M., Bussières M., Vaucher E., Sapieha P., Hickson G., Hammamji K., Lapointe R., Rodier F., Tremblay S., Royal I., Cailhier J.F., Chemtob S. and Hardy P. (2016) Lymphocytic Microparticles Modulate Angiogenic Properties of Macrophages in Laser-induced Choroidal Neovascularization. Sci Rep. 6:37391. doi: 10.1038/srep37391 (PDF-1.3Mo)
  • Jun-Il Kang1,2, Frédéric Huppé-Gourgues1, Elvire Vaucher1* (2015) Pharmacological mechanisms of cortical enhancement induced by repetitive pairing of visual/cholinergic stimulation. PLoS ONE 10(10): e0141663. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0141663 (PDF-1Mo)
  • Groleau M., Kang J.I, Huppé-Gourgues F. and Vaucher E. (2015) Distribution and effects of the muscarinic receptor subtypes in the primary visual cortex. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. invited review
  • Nguyen H.N., Huppé-Gourgues F. and Vaucher E. (2015) Functional connections of the mice medial prefrontal cortex subregions to the primary visual cortex. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience,9:1-11. (PDF-4Mo)
  • Kang JI, Huppé-Gourgues F, Vaucher E. (2014) Boosting visual cortex function and plasticity with acetylcholine to enhance visual perception. Front Syst Neurosci. 8-172. (PDF-1Mo)
  • Groleau M., Vanni M., Nguyen H.N., Huppé-Gourgues F., Casanova C. and Vaucher E. (2014) Impaired functional organization in the visual cortex of muscarinic acetylcholine receptors knock out mice. Neuroimage 98:233-42 (PDF-2Mo)
  • Bhat M., Pouliot M., Couture R. and Vaucher E. (2014) The Kallikrein-Kinin System in Diabetic Retinopathy.Recent Development in the Kallikrein -Kinin System. Progress in Drug Research, 69:111-43, Recent Developments in the Regulation of Kinins, J. N. Sharma (ed.) (PDF-1Mo)
  • Kang J.I., Groleau M., Dotigny F., Giguère H. and Vaucher E. Improvement of visual acuity and neuronal reactivity by visual training combined with stimulation of the basal forebrain in the rat. Brain Structure and Function (PDF-1Mo)
  • Almasieh M., McIntyre J.N., Pouliot M., Casanova C., Vaucher E., Kelly M.E.M and Di Polo A. (2013) Acetylcholinesterase inhibition promotes retinal vasoprotection and increases ocular blood flow in experimental glaucoma. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. pii: iovs.12-11481v1. doi: 10.1167/iovs.12-11481. (PDF-1Mo)
  • Hétu S., Pouliot M., Cordahi G., Couture R. and Vaucher E. (2013) Assessment of retinal blood flow changes using laser Doppler flowmetry in the rat. Current eye res.38(1):158-67 (PDF-1Mo)
  • Laplante F., Zhang Z.-W., Dufresne M., Vaucher E., and Sullivan R. (2012) Cholinergic depletion in nucleus accumbens impairs working memory and mesocortical dopamine function in rats. Neuropharmacology 63, 1075-1084. (PDF-1Mo)
  • Pouliot M., Talbot S., Dotigny F., Vaucher E and Couture R. (2012) Ocular Application of the Kinin B1 Receptor Antagonist LF22-0542 Inhibits Retinal Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Streptozotocin-Diabetic Rats. PLoS ONE 7(3), e33864. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0033864 (PDF-1Mo)
  • Fontaine O., Olivier S., Descovich D., Cordahi G., Vaucher E., Lesk M.R. (2011) The Effect of Intravitreal Injection of Bevacizumab on Retinal Circulation in Patients with Neovascular Macular Degeneration. IOVS 2011 Sep 22;52(10):7400-5. Print 2011 Sep.(PDF-84Ko)
  • Zhang Z.-W., Kang J. I. and Vaucher E. (2011) Increase in the density of cholinergic varicosities in axonal segments within microproximity of activated pyramidal cells in the rat medial prefrontal cortex. PLoS ONE 6(7): e22543. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0022543 (PDF-718Ko)
  • Pouliot M., Hétu S., Couture R. and Vaucher E. (2011) Modulation of Retinal Blood Flow in Type 1 Diabetic Rats by Kinins B1 Receptor. Experimental Eye Research 92, 482-489. (PDF-238Ko)
  • Zhang Z.W., Burke, W.M., Calakos N. , Beaulieu, J.M.B. and UVaucher E.U (2010) Confocal analysis of cholinergic and dopaminergic inputs onto pyramidal cells in the prefrontal cortex of rodents. Frontiers in neuroanatomy, 4:21. doi:10.3389. Epub 2010 May 05.(PDF-653Ko)
  • Deschênes M.C., Descovich D., Moreau M., Granger L., Kuchel G. A., Chemtob S., Mikkola T.S, Vaucher E. and Lesk M. R. (2009) Hormone Therapy Improves the Retinal and Optic Nerve Head Blood Flow, and Integrity of the Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer. IOVS Epub 2009, dec. 17. (PDF-705Ko)
  • Pouliot M., Deschênes M., Hétu S., Chemtob S., Lesk M., Couture R. and Vaucher E. (2009) Autoradiographic investigation of rat ocular blood flow of the posterior segment. Exp Eye Res. 2009 Dec;89(6):960-6. Epub 2009 Aug 19.(PDF-705Ko)
  • Il Kang J.I. and Vaucher E. (2009) Cholinergic pairing with visual activation results in long-term enhancement of visual evoked potentials. PLoS ONE 4(6): e5995,1-8.(PDF-297Ko)
  • Dotigny F. Ben Amor A. Burke M. and Vaucher E. (2008) Cholinergic influence on visually-induced cortical activation as evidenced by c-Fos immunoreactivity in rats and behavioral correlates Neuroscience, 154 : 1607-1618. (PDF-1.8Mo)
  • Kocharyan A., Fernandes P., Serluca N., Vaucher E. and Hamel E. (2008) Specific subtypes of cortical GABA interneurons contribute to the neurovascular coupling response to basal forebrain stimulation Journal of cerebral blood flow and metabolism, 28 : 221-231. (PDF-490Ko)
  • Laplante F., Y. Morin, Quirion R. and Vaucher E.  (2005) Acetylcholine release is evoked by pattern visual stimulation in the visual cortex  but not in the prefrontal cortex : a dual in-vivo microdialysis study and functional correlates in the rat brain.  Neuroscience, 132 : 501-510. (PDF-391Ko)
  • Vaucher E., Reymond I., Najaffe R., Kar S., Quirion R., Miller M.M. and Franklin K.B.J. (2002) Estrogen effects on object memory and cholinergic receptors in young and old female mice. Neurobiology of Aging,  23 : 87-95. (PDF-311Ko)
  • Hamel, E., Vaucher E., Tong, X.-K. and St  Georges, M. (2002) Neuronal messengers as mediators of microvascular tone in the cerebral cortex. Brain Activation and CBF control (Tomita, M, Kanno I. and Hamel, E. Eds) Elsevier Science BV, Amsterdam, 2001, International Congress series, 1235C : 377-386.(PDF-157Ko)
  • Vaucher E., Fluit P., Chishti M.A., Westaway D., Mount H. and Kar S. (2002) Object recognition memory and cholinergic parameter in mice expressing human presenilin 1 transgenes. Exp. Neurol., 175 :398-406.(PDF-255Ko)
  • Vaucher E., Pierret P., Julien J-P and Kuchel G.A. (2001) Ovariectomy upregulates neuronal neurofilament (NF-L) mRNA expression with regional and temporal specificity. Neuroscience, 103 (3) : 629-637.(PDF-338Ko)
  • Vaucher E., Aumont N., Pearson D., Rowe W., Poirier J. and Kar S. (2001) Amyloid b peptide levels and its effects on hippocampal acetylcholine release in aged, cognitively-impaired and –unimpaired rats. J. Neurochem. Anat. 21 : 323-329. (PDF-134Ko)
  • Vaucher E., Tong X.K., Cholet N., Lantin S. and Hamel E. (2000) GABA neurons provide a rich input to microvessels but not to nitric oxide (NO) neurons in the rat cerebral cortex: a means for direct regulation of local cerebral blood flow. J. Comp. Neurol., 421 : 161-171. (PDF-1.2Mo)
  • Lacombe P., Sercombe R., Vaucher E. and Seylaz, J. (1998) Reduced cortical vasodilatory response to stimulation of the nucleus basalis of Meynert in the aged rat and evidence for a control of the cerebral circulation. Ann. NY Acad. Sci., 826 : 410-415.
  • Vaucher E., Borredon J., Bonvento G., Seylaz J. and Lacombe P. (1997) Autoradiographic evidence for flow-metabolism uncoupling during stimulation of the nucleus basalis of Meynert in the conscious rat. J. Cereb. Blood Flow. Metab. 17(6): 686-694.
  • Vaucher E. , Linville D. and Hamel E. (1997) Cholinergic basal forebrain neurons innervate nitric oxide synthase neurons in the rat cerebral cortex. Neuroscience 79 (3): 827-836. (PDF-720Ko)
  • Vaucher E., Lacombe P. et Hamel E. (1997) Le système cholinergique basalo-cortical : modulateur de la microcirculation corticale. Médecine/Science, 4 (13): 534-541.
  • Vaucher E., Lacombe P. et Hamel E. (1997) Le système cholinergique basalo-cortical : modulateur de la microcirculation corticale. Médecine/Science, 4 (13): 534-541.
  • Vaucher E. (1996) Le cerveau glouton. J. Neurosci. s
  • Vaucher E., Borredon J., Seylaz J. and Lacombe P. (1995) Autoradiographic distribution of the cerebral blood flow increases elicited by stimulation of the nucleus basalis magnocellularis in the unanesthetized rat. Brain Res., 691: 57-68. (PDF-1.15Mo)
  • Vaucher E., Seylaz J. and Lacombe P. (1995) Autoradiographie de la réponse cérébrovasculaire à la stimulation électrique du noyau basalis magnocellularis chez le rat éveillé. Circ. Metab. Cerveau, 12: 183-192.
  • Vaucher E., Dauphin F., Seylaz J. and Lacombe P. (1994) Autoradiographic study of the cerebrovascular effects of the stimulation of the substantia innominata: convenient stimulation paradigm. J. Auton. Nerv. Syst., 49: S43-S47.
  • Peruzzi P., Lacombe P., Moro V., Vaucher E., Levy F. and Seylaz J. (1993) The cerebrovascular effects of physostigmine are not mediated through the substantia innominata. Exp. Neurol., 122: 319-326.(PDF-555Ko)

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