Rana Rais

Assistant Professor

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Glutamate Carboxypeptidase II Medicine & Life Sciences
Prodrugs Medicine & Life Sciences
Pharmacokinetics Medicine & Life Sciences
Glutaminase Medicine & Life Sciences
Diazooxonorleucine Medicine & Life Sciences
Brain Medicine & Life Sciences
D-Amino-Acid Oxidase Medicine & Life Sciences
Dopamine D3 Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2008 2019

Correction: JHU-083 selectively blocks glutaminase activity in brain CD11b + cells and prevents depression-associated behaviors induced by chronic social defeat stress (Neuropsychopharmacology, (2019), 44, 4, (683-694), 10.1038/s41386-018-0177-7)

Zhu, X., Nedelcovych, M. T., Thomas, A. G., Hasegawa, Y., Moreno-Megui, A., Coomer, W., Vohra, V., Saito, A., Perez, G., Wu, Y., Alt, J., Prchalova, E., Tenora, L., Majer, P., Rais, R., Rojas, C., Slusher, B. & Kamiya, A., Jan 1 2019, In : Neuropsychopharmacology.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access

DCC-related developmental effects of abused- versus therapeutic-like amphetamine doses in adolescence

Cuesta, S., Restrepo-Lozano, J. M., Popescu, C., He, S., Reynolds, L. M., Israel, S., Hernandez, G., Rais, R., Slusher, B. & Flores, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Addiction Biology. e12791.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Glutamine Antagonist JHU083 Normalizes Aberrant Glutamate Production and Cognitive Deficits in the EcoHIV Murine Model of HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders

Nedelcovych, M. T., Kim, B. H., Zhu, X., Lovell, L. E., Manning, A. A., Kelschenbach, J., Hadas, E., Chao, W., Prchalová, E., Dash, R. P., Wu, Y., Alt, J., Thomas, A. G., Rais, R., Kamiya, A., Volsky, D. J. & Slusher, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Neuroimmune Pharmacology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glutamic Acid

Intranasal insulin therapy reverses hippocampal dendritic injury and cognitive impairment in a model of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders in EcoHIV-infected mice

Kim, B. H., Kelschenbach, J., Borjabad, A., Hadas, E., He, H., Potash, M. J., Nedelcovych, M. T., Rais, R., Haughey, N., McArthur, J. C., Slusher, B. & Volsky, D. J., May 1 2019, In : AIDS (London, England). 33, 6, p. 973-984 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Intranasal Administration

Neutral sphingomyelinase 2 inhibitors based on the 4-(1H-imidazol-2-yl)-2,6-dialkoxyphenol scaffold

Stepanek, O., Hin, N., Thomas, A. G., Dash, R. P., Alt, J., Rais, R., Rojas, C., Slusher, B. & Tsukamoto, T., May 15 2019, In : European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 170, p. 276-289 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sphingomyelin Phosphodiesterase