Toni Pak
  • Associate Professor
  • Cell and Molecular Physiology
Research Keywords
  • Aging/Gerontology
  • Alcohol/Alcoholism
  • Anxiety
  • Estrogen
  • Hormone Replacement
  • Menopause
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Stress

Age dependent effects of 17[&beta]-estradiol on the dynamics of estrogen receptor beta (ER[&beta]) protein:protein interactions in the ventral hippocampusMott,N. N.; Pinceti,E.; Rao,Y. S.; Przybycien-Szymanska,M. M.; Prins,S. A.; Shults,C. L.; Yang,X.; Glucksman,M. J.; Roberts,J. L.; Pak,T. R.Molecular & cellular proteomics : MCP 2014 ; ( ):

Long-Term Effects of Peripubertal Binge EtOH Exposure on Hippocampal microRNA Expression in the RatPrins,S. A.; Przybycien-Szymanska,M. M.; Rao,Y. S.; Pak,T. R.PLoS ONE 2014 ;9(1):e83166

Parental binge alcohol abuse alters f1 generation hypothalamic gene expression in the absence of direct fetal alcohol exposurePrzybycien-Szymanska,M. M.; Rao,Y. S.; Prins,S. A.; Pak,T. R.PLoS ONE 2014 ;9(2):e89320

An emerging role for microRNAs in sexually dimorphic neurobiological systemsPak,T. R.; Rao,Y. S.; Prins,S. A.; Mott,N. N.Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology 2013 ;465(5):655-667

Effect of repetitive daily ethanol intoxication on adult rat brain: significant changes in phospholipase A2 enzyme levels in association with increased PARP-1 indicate neuroinflammatory pathway activationTajuddin,N. F.; Przybycien-Szymanska,M. M.; Pak,T. R.; Neafsey,E. J.; Collins,M. A.Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.) 2013 ;47(1):39-45

MicroRNAs in the aging female brain: A putative mechanism for age-specific estrogen effectsRao,Y. S.; Mott,N. N.; Wang,Y.; Chung,W. C.; Pak,T. R.Endocrinology 2013 ; ( ):

Sex differences in health and disease: brain and heart connections--a special issueWattanapermpool,J.; de Tombe,P. P.; Pak,T. R.Pflugers Archiv : European journal of physiology 2013 ;465(5):555-556

Estrogen signaling and the aging brain: context-dependent considerations for postmenopausal hormone therapyMott,N. N.; Pak,T. R.ISRN endocrinology 2013 ;2013( ):814690

17beta-Estradiol is required for the sexually dimorphic effects of repeated binge-pattern alcohol exposure on the HPA axis during adolescence.Przybycien-Szymanska,M. M.; Gillespie,R. A.; Pak,T. R.PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource] 2012 ;7(2):e32263

Effects of kisspeptin on parameters of the HPA axis.Rao,Y. S.; Mott,N. N.; Pak,T. R.Endocrine 2011 ;39(3):220-228

Binge-pattern alcohol exposure during puberty induces long-term changes in HPA axis reactivity.Przybycien-Szymanska,M. M.; Mott,N. N.; Paul,C. R.; Gillespie,R. A.; Pak,T. R.PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource] 2011 ;6(4):e18350

Binge-pattern alcohol exposure during puberty induces sexually dimorphic changes in genes regulating the HPA axis.Przybycien-Szymanska,M. M.; Rao,Y. S.; Pak,T. R.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism 2010 ;298(2):E320-8

Differential fibroblast growth factor 8 (FGF8)-mediated autoregulation of its cognate receptors, Fgfr1 and Fgfr3, in neuronal cell lines.Mott,N. N.; Chung,W. C.; Tsai,P. S.; Pak,T. R.PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource] 2010 ;5(4):e10143

Arginine vasopressin regulation in pre- and postpubertal male rats by the androgen metabolite 3beta-diol.Pak,T. R.; Chung,W. C.; Hinds,L. R.; Handa,R. J.American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology & Metabolism 2009 ;296(6):E1409-13