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Peer-reviewed Articles

  1. Nass*, SR, Steele*, F.F, and Kinsey, SG. (2021). MAGL inhibition attenuates inflammatory arthritis-induced paw inflammation. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. In Press.
  2. Eckard* M.L., & Kinsey, S.G. (2021). Gabapentin attenuates somatic signs of precipitated THC withdrawal in mice. Neuropharmacology. In press. PDF
  3. Trexler*, KR, Vanegas*, SO, Poklis, JL, & Kinsey, SG (2020). The short-acting synthetic cannabinoid AB-FUBINACA induces physical dependence in mice. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 214:108179.
  4. White, AN, Gross*, JD, Kaski*, SW, Trexler* KR, Wix, KA, Rodriguiz, RM, Wetsel, WC, Kinsey, SG, Siderovski, DP, Setola, V. (2020). Genetic deletion of Rgs12 in mice affects serotonin transporter expression and function in vivo and ex vivo. Journal of Psychopharmacology. 34:1393-1407.
  5. Eckard*, M.L., Trexler*, K.R., Anderson, K.G., & Kinsey, S.G. (2020). Precipitated Δ9-THC withdrawal reduces motivation for sucrose reinforcement in mice. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 195:172966.
  6. Kaski* SW, White AN, Gross* JD, Trexler* KR, Wix K, Harland AA, Prisinzano TE, Aube J, Kinsey SG, Kenakin T, Siderovski D, Setola V. (2019). Preclinical testing of nalfurafine as an opioid-sparing adjuvant that potentiates analgesia by the mu opioid receptor-targeting agonist morphine. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 371:487-499.
  7. Trexler*, K.R., Eckard*, M.L., and Kinsey, S.G. (2019). CB1 positive allosteric modulation attenuates Δ9-THC withdrawal and NSAID-induced gastric inflammation. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 177:27-33.
  8. Trexler*, K.R., Nass*, S.R., Crowe*, M.S., Jones**, M.S., McKitrick**, A.W., Gross, J., Siderovski, D.P., & Kinsey, S.G. (2018). Novel tests of spontaneous and precipitated THC withdrawal in mice. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 191:14-24.
  9. Neeley, B; Overholt**, T; Artz, E, Kinsey, SG, & Marsat, G. (2018). Selective and context-dependent social and behavioral effects of cannabinoids in Ghost Knifefish. Brain Behavior and Evolution. 91(4):214-227
  10. Crowe*, M.S., Wilson, C.D., Leishman, E., Banks, M., Bradshaw, H.B., Prather, P.L., & Kinsey, S.G (2018). The monoacylglycerol lipase inhibitor KML29 synergistically potentiates the analgesic effects of gabapentin in mice. British Journal of Pharmacology. 174(23):4523-4539.
  11. Donvito, G., Nass*, SR, Wilkerson, JL, Curry, Z., Schurman, LD, Kinsey, SG, & Lichtman, AH (2018). The endogenous cannabinoid system: a budding source of targets for treating inflammatory and neuropathic pain. Neuropsychopharmacology. 43(1):52-79.
  12. Crowe*, M.S. & Kinsey, S.G. (2017). MAGL inhibition modulates gastric secretion and motility following NSAID exposure in mice. European Journal of Pharmacology. 807:198-204.
  13. Wilkerson, JL, Ghosh, S, Bagdas, D, Mason, BL, Crowe*, MS, Hsu, K, Wise, LE, Kinsey, SG, Damaj, MI, Cravatt, BF & Lichtman, AH. (2016). Diacylglycerol lipase beta inhibition reverses nociceptive behavior in mouse models of inflammatory and neuropathic pain. British Journal of Pharmacology. 173(10):1678-92.
  14. McBean*, A.L., Kinsey, S.G., & Montgomery-Downs, H.M. (2016). Effects of a Single Night of Postpartum Sleep on Childless Women's Daytime Functioning. Physiology & Behavior. 156:137-47.
  15. Ignatowska-Jankowska, B.M., Bailie, G., Crowe*, M.S., Kinsey, S.G., Ross, R., & Lichtman, A.H. (2015) A Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor Positive Allosteric Modulator Reduces Neuropathic Pain in the Mouse with no Psychoactive Effects. Neuropsychopharmacology. 40(13):2948-59.
  16. Ghosh, S., Kinsey, S.G., Liu, Q., Hruba, L, McMahon, L.R., Wise, L.E., Abdullah, R.A., Selley, D.E., Sim-Selley, L.J.,  Cravatt, B.F., & Lichtman, A.H. (2015). Full FAAH inhibition combined with partial monoacylglycerol lipase inhibition: Augmented and sustained antinociceptive effects with negligible cannabimimetic side effects in mice. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 354:111-120.
  17. Nass*, S.R., Long, J.Z., Schlosburg, J.E., Cravatt, B.F., Lichtman, A.H., & Kinsey, S.G. (2015). Endocannabinoid catabolic enzymes function to maintain thermal homeostasis in response to environmental or immunological challenge. Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology. 10:364-370.
  18. Crowe*, M.S., Leishman, E., Gujjar, R., Mahadevan, A., Banks, M.L., Bradshaw, H.B., & Kinsey, S.G. (2015). Dual Cyclooxygenase and Monoacylglycerol Lipase Inhibition Synergistically Attenuates Neuropathic Pain. British Journal of Pharmacology. 172:1700-1712.
  19. Grim, T.W., Ghosh, S., Hsu, K, Cravatt, B.F., Kinsey, S.G., & Lichtman, A.H. (2014). Co-administration of a FAAH inhibitor and an NSAID produces enhanced anti-allodynic effects in murine neuropathic and inflammatory pain models. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior.124:405-411.
  20. Crowe*, M.S., Nass*, S.R., Gabella*, K.M., & Kinsey, S.G. (2014). The endocannabinoid system modulates stress, emotionality, and inflammation. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 42:1-5.
  21. Schlosburg, JE, Kinsey, SG, Ignatowska-Jankowska, B, Ramesh, D, Abdullah, RA, Tao, Q, Booker, L, Long, JZ, Selley, DE, Cravatt, BF, and Lichtman, AH (2014). Prolonged monoacylglycerol lipase blockade causes equivalent CB1-receptor mediated adaptations in FAAH wild type and knockout mice. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 350(2):196-204.
  22. Ignatowska-Jankowska, BM, Ghosh, S, Crowe*, MS, Kinsey, SG, Niphakis, MJ, Abdullah, RA, O'Neal, ST, Walentiny, DM, Wiley, JL, Cravatt, BF, and Lichtman, AH (2013). In vivo characterization of the highly selective monoacylglycerol lipase inhibitor KML29: Antinociceptive activity without cannabimimetic side effects. British Journal of Pharmacology. 171(6):1392-1407.
  23. Kinsey, S.G. and Cole**, E.C. (2013). Acute Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol blocks gastric hemorrhages induced by the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug diclofenac sodium in mice. European Journal of Pharmacology. 715(1-3):111-116.
  24. Kinsey, S.G., Wise, L.E., Ramesh, D., Long, J.Z., Selley, D.E., Cravatt, B.F., & Lichtman, A.H. (2013). Repeated Low Dose Administration of the Monoacylglycerol Lipase Inhibitor JZL184 Retains CB1 Receptor Mediated Antinociceptive and Gastroprotective Effects. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 345(3), 492-501.
  25. Booker, L., Kinsey, S.G., Abdullah, R.A., Long, J.Z., Boger, D., Cravatt, B.F., & Lichtman, A.H. (2012). The FAAH Inhibitor PF-3845 Acts in the Nervous System to Reverse Lipopolysaccharide-induced Tactile Allodynia in Mice. British Journal of Pharmacology.165(8), 2485-2496.
  26. Nomura, D.K., Morrison, B.E., Blankman, J.L., Long, J.Z., Kinsey, S.G., Marcondes, M.C., Ward, A.M., Lichtman, A.H., Conti, B., & Cravatt, B. F. (2011). Anatomical demarcation of proinflammatory eicosanoids by enzymes that produce arachidonic acid. Science. 334(6057), 809-813.
  27. Kinsey, S.G., Naidu, P.S., Cravatt, B.F., Dudley, D.T., & Lichtman, A.H. (2011). Fatty acid amide hydrolase blockade produces anti-arthritic affects in the mouse collagen-induced arthritis model. Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior. 99(4), 718-725.
  28. Ramesh, D., Schlosburg, J.E, Abdullah, R.A., Kinsey, S.G., Long, J.Z., Cravatt, B.F., Akbarali, H.I., Sim-Selley, L.J., & Lichtman, A.H. (2011). Targeting endocannabinoid catabolizing enzymes for the treatment of opioid withdrawal. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 339(1), 173-185.
  29. Kinsey, S.G., Nomura, D.K., O’Neal, S.T., Long, J.Z., Cravatt, B.F., & Lichtman, A.H. (2011). Inhibition of monoacylglycerol lipase (MAGL) attenuates NSAID-induced gastric hemorrhages in mice. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 338(3), 795-802.
  30. Ezzili, C., Mileni, M., McGlinchey, N., Long, J.Z., Kinsey, S.G., Hochstatter, D.G., Cravatt, B.F., Stevens, R.C., Lichtman, A.H., Bilsky, E.J., & Boger, D.L. (2011). Reversible Competitive alpha-Ketoheterocycle Inhibitors of Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolase Containing Additional Conformational Constraints in the Acyl Side Chain: Orally Active, Long Acting Analgesics. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 54(8), 2805-2822.
  31. Kinsey, S.G., O’Neal, S.T., Long, J.Z., Cravatt, B.F., & Lichtman, A.H. (2011). Inhibition of endocannabinoid catabolic enzymes elicits anxiolytic-like effects in the marble burying assay. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 98, 21–27.
  32. Kinsey, S.G., Mahadevan, A., Naidu, S.P., Zhao, B., Sun, H., Selley, D.E., Damaj, M.I., & Lichtman, A.H. (2011).  The novel CB2 cannabinoid receptor-selective agonist O-3223 reduces pain and inflammation without apparent cannabinoid behavioral effects.  Neuropharmacology. 60, 244-251.
  33. Schlosburg, J.E., Blankman, J.L., Long, J.Z., Nomura, D.K., Pan, B., Kinsey, S.G., Nguyen, P.T., Ramesh, D., Booker, L., Burston, J.J., Thomas, E.A., Selley, D.E., Sim-Selley, L.J., Liu, Q., Lichtman, A.H., and Cravatt, B.F. (2010). Chronic monoacylglycerol lipase blockade causes functional antagonism of the endocannabinoid system.  Nature Neuroscience. 13, 1113-1119.
  34. Kinsey, S.G., Long, J.Z., Cravatt, B.F., & Lichtman, A.H. (2010). Fatty acid amide hydrolase and monoacylglycerol lipase inhibitors produce anti-allodynic effects in mice through distinct cannabinoid receptor mechanisms. The Journal of Pain. 11, 1420-1428.
  35. Naidu, P.S., Kinsey, S.G., Guo, T.L., Cravatt, B.F., & Lichtman, A.H (2010).  Regulation of Inflammatory Pain by Inhibition of Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolase (FAAH). The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 334, 182-190. , 182-190. , 182-190.
  36. Bailey, M.T., Kinsey, S.G., Padgett, D.A., Sheridan, J.F., & Leblebicioglu, B. (2009). Social stress enhances IL-1b and TNF-a production by Porphyromonas gingivalis lipopolysaccharide-stimulated CD11b+ cells. Physiology & Behavior. 98, 351-358.
  37. Kinsey, S.G., Long, J.Z., O'Neal, S.T., Abdullah, R.A., Poklis, J.L., Boger, D., Cravatt, B.F. & Lichtman, A.H. (2009). Blockade of endocannabinoid-degrading enzymes attenuates neuropathic pain. The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 330, 902-910.
  38. Bailey, M.T., Kierstein, S., Sharma, S., Spaits, Kinsey, S.G., M., Tliba, O., Sheridan, J.F., Panettieri, R.A., & Haczku, A. (2009). Social stress enhances allergen-induced airway inflammation in mice and inhibits corticosteroid responsiveness of cytokine production. The Journal of Immunology. 182, 7888-7896.
  39. Long, J.Z., Li, W, Booker, L, Burston, J.J., Kinsey, S.G., Schlosburg, J.E., Pavon, F.J., Serrano, A.M., Selley, D.E., Parsons, L.H., Lichtman, A.H., & Cravatt, B.F. (2009). Selective blockade of 2-arachidonoylglycerol produces cannabinoid behavioral effects. Nature Chemical Biology. 5, 37-44.
  40. Schlosburg, J.E., Kinsey, S.G., & Lichtman, A.H. (2009). Targeting Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolase (FAAH) to treat pain and inflammation. The AAPS Journal. 11, 39-44.
  41. Kinsey, S.G., Bailey, M.T., Sheridan, J.F. & Padgett, D.A. (2008). The inflammatory response to social defeat is increased in older mice.  Physiology & Behavior. 93, 628-636.
  42. Avitsur, R., Kinsey, S.G., Bidor, K., Bailey, M.T., Padgett, D.A. & Sheridan, J.F. (2007). Subordinate social status increases the vulnerability to the immunological effects of social stress. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 32, 1097-1105.
  43. Kinsey, S.G., Bailey, M.T., Padgett, D.A., Sheridan, J.F. & Avitsur, R. (2007). Repeated social defeat causes increased anxiety-like behavior and alters splenocyte function in C57BL/6 and CD-1 mice.  Brain Behavior and Immunity. 21, 458-466.
  44. Kinsey, S.G., Prendergast, B.J. & Nelson, R.J. (2003). Photoperiod and stress affect wound healing in Siberian hamsters. Physiology and Behavior. 78, 205-211.
  45. Prendergast, B.J., Bilbo, S.D., Hotchkiss, A. H., Kinsey, S.G., & Nelson, R.J. (2003). Photoperiodic adjustments in immune function protect Siberian hamsters from lethal endotoxemia. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 18, 51-62.

Other Publications

  1. Kinsey, SG, & Lichtman AH (2018). The Endogenous Cannabinoid System: A Cadre of Potential Therapeutic Targets. In: Cannabis Use Disorder, eds. Montoya, ID and Weiss, S.
  2. Kinsey, S.G. & Ramesh, D. (2016). Is medical marijuana actually medicinal? Two experts explain the evidence. The Conversation.
  3. Kinsey, S.G. (2014). Review of “Introduction to Psychoneuroimmunology” (2nd ed), Jorge H. Daruna. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity. 35, 109-110.