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Elizabeth A. Thomas

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    R01NS044169     (THOMAS, ELIZABETH A)Jun 1, 2002 - Jul 31, 2012
    Towards Mechanistic Explanations of Striatal Disorders
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01MH069696     (THOMAS, ELIZABETH A)Jul 1, 2004 - May 31, 2009
    Schizophrenia: Molecular Markers of Disease Progression
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R21NS087986     (THOMAS, ELIZABETH A)Sep 15, 2014 - Aug 31, 2016
    Disease Modifying Potential of Glatiramer Acetate in Huntington's disease
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R21NS111655     (THOMAS, ELIZABETH A)Jan 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2020
    Exploration of salivary huntingtin for biomarker discovery
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Legget KT, Cornier MA, Bessesen DH, Mohl B, Thomas EA, Tregellas JR. Greater Reward-Related Neuronal Response to Hedonic Foods in Women Compared with Men. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2018 02; 26(2):362-367. PMID: 29239138.
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    2. Thomas EA, Garland EL. Mindfulness is Associated With Increased Hedonic Capacity Among Chronic Pain Patients Receiving Extended Opioid Pharmacotherapy. Clin J Pain. 2017 02; 33(2):166-173. PMID: 28060783.
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    3. Thomas EA, Mcnair B, Bechtell JL, Ferland A, Cornier MA, Eckel RH. Greater hunger and less restraint predict weight loss success with phentermine treatment. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2016 Jan; 24(1):37-43. PMID: 26584649; PMCID: PMC4688167.
    4. Thomas EA, Higgins J, Bessesen DH, McNair B, Cornier MA. Usual breakfast eating habits affect response to breakfast skipping in overweight women. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Apr; 23(4):750-9. PMID: 25755093; PMCID: PMC4380779.
    5. Cornier MA, McFadden KL, Thomas EA, Bechtell JL, Bessesen DH, Tregellas JR. Propensity to obesity impacts the neuronal response to energy imbalance. Front Behav Neurosci. 2015; 9:52. PMID: 25767441; PMCID: PMC4341570.
    6. Garland EL, Hanley AW, Thomas EA, Knoll P, Ferraro J. Low dispositional mindfulness predicts self-medication of negative emotion with prescription opioids. J Addict Med. 2015 Jan-Feb; 9(1):61-7. PMID: 25469652; PMCID: PMC4310788.
    7. Cornier MA, Shott ME, Thomas EA, Bechtell JL, Bessesen DH, Tregellas JR, Frank GK. The effects of energy balance, obesity-proneness and sex on the neuronal response to sweet taste. Behav Brain Res. 2015 Feb 01; 278:446-52. PMID: 25447301; PMCID: PMC4382429.
    8. Dhurandhar EJ, Dawson J, Alcorn A, Larsen LH, Thomas EA, Cardel M, Bourland AC, Astrup A, St-Onge MP, Hill JO, Apovian CM, Shikany JM, Allison DB. The effectiveness of breakfast recommendations on weight loss: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Aug; 100(2):507-13. PMID: 24898236; PMCID: PMC4095657.
    9. Thomas EA, Bechtell JL, Vestal BE, Johnson SL, Bessesen DH, Tregellas JR, Cornier MA. Eating-related behaviors and appetite during energy imbalance in obese-prone and obese-resistant individuals. Appetite. 2013 Jun; 65:96-102. PMID: 23402714; PMCID: PMC3622833.
    10. Cornier MA, McFadden KL, Thomas EA, Bechtell JL, Eichman LS, Bessesen DH, Tregellas JR. Differences in the neuronal response to food in obesity-resistant as compared to obesity-prone individuals. Physiol Behav. 2013 Feb 17; 110-111:122-8. PMID: 23313402; PMCID: PMC3615115.
    11. Smucny J, Cornier MA, Eichman LC, Thomas EA, Bechtell JL, Tregellas JR. Brain structure predicts risk for obesity. Appetite. 2012 Dec; 59(3):859-65. PMID: 22963736; PMCID: PMC4111642.
    12. Keilani S, Chandwani S, Dolios G, Bogush A, Beck H, Hatzopoulos AK, Rao GN, Thomas EA, Wang R, Ehrlich ME. Egr-1 induces DARPP-32 expression in striatal medium spiny neurons via a conserved intragenic element. J Neurosci. 2012 May 16; 32(20):6808-18. PMID: 22593050; PMCID: PMC3752065.
    13. Torkamani A, Dean B, Schork NJ, Thomas EA. Coexpression network analysis of neural tissue reveals perturbations in developmental processes in schizophrenia. Genome Res. 2010 Apr; 20(4):403-12. PMID: 20197298; PMCID: PMC2847743.
    14. Narayan S, Head SR, Gilmartin TJ, Dean B, Thomas EA. Evidence for disruption of sphingolipid metabolism in schizophrenia. J Neurosci Res. 2009 Jan; 87(1):278-88. PMID: 18683247; PMCID: PMC2606914.
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