Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Neonatal cystitis alters mechanisms of stress-induced visceral hypersensitivity in ratsNeuroscience Letters.  778. 2022
2022 SS-31 does not prevent or reduce muscle atrophy 7 days after a 65 kdyne contusion spinal cord injury in young male micePhysiological Reports.  10. 2022
2022 Neonatal Bladder Inflammation Results in Adult Female Mouse Phenotype With Increased Frequency and Nociceptive Responses to Bladder FillingFrontiers in Systems Neuroscience.  16. 2022
2022 Spinal neurochemical mechanisms of acute stress-induced visceral hypersensitivity in healthy ratsNeuroscience Letters.  770. 2022
2021 Identification of novel bladder sensory GPCRsPhysiological Reports.  9. 2021
2021 A 50 kdyne contusion spinal cord injury with or without the drug SS-31 was not associated with major changes in muscle mass or gene expression 14 d after injury in young male micePhysiological Reports.  9. 2021
2021 A Model in Female Rats With Phenotypic Features Similar to Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome.Frontiers in Pain Research.  2:791045. 2021
2020 Heme attenuates beta-endorphin levels in leukocytes of HIV positive individuals with chronic widespread painRedox Biology.  36. 2020
2020 Chronic Pain in HIVMolecular Pain.  16. 2020
2019 Innovative device illuminates the horizon of bioelectronic medicinesNature Reviews Urology.  16:209-210. 2019
2018 Can a Vitamin A day keep tuberculosis away?American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology.  59:523-524. 2018
2018 Neonatal bladder inflammation alters the role of the central amygdala in hypersensitivity produced by Acute Footshock stress in adult female ratsBrain Research.  1698:99-105. 2018
2018 Translating promising strategies for bowel and bladder management in spinal cord injury.Experimental Neurology.  306:169-176. 2018
2018 Urothelial bladder afferent neurons in the rat are anatomically and neurochemically distinct from non-urothelial afferentsBrain Research.  1689:45-53. 2018
2018 Differential Regulation of Bladder Pain and Voiding Function by Sensory Afferent Populations Revealed by Selective Optogenetic ActivationFrontiers in Integrative Neuroscience.  12. 2018
2017 Lesions of the central amygdala and ventromedial medulla reduce bladder hypersensitivity produced by acute but not chronic foot shockBrain Research.  1675:1-7. 2017
2017 A novel zebrafish-based model of nociceptionPhysiology and Behavior.  174:83-88. 2017
2016 Profound alteration in cutaneous primary afferent activity produced by inflammatory mediatorseLife.  5. 2016
2016 Electrophysiological properties of lumbosacral primary afferent neurons innervating urothelial and non-urothelial layers of mouse urinary bladderBrain Research.  1648:81-89. 2016
2016 Merkel disc is a serotonergic synapse in the epidermis for transmitting tactile signals in mammals 2016
2015 Keratinocytes can modulate and directly initiate nociceptive responseseLife.  4. 2015
2015 Artemin Immunotherapy Is Effective in Preventing and Reversing Cystitis-Induced Bladder Hyperalgesia via TRPA1 RegulationPain Forum.  16:628-636. 2015
2015 The amygdala central nucleus is required for acute stress-induced bladder hyperalgesia in a rat visceral pain modelBrain Research.  1606:77-85. 2015
2014 Abdominal pain and the neurotrophic system in ulcerative colitisInflammatory Bowel Diseases.  20:2330-2339. 2014
2014 Neuroplastic changes occur early in the development of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomaCancer Research.  74:1718-1727. 2014
2014 TRPA1 mediates bladder hyperalgesia in a mouse model of cystitisPain.  155:1280-1287. 2014
2013 Optimization of a pain model: Effects of body temperature and anesthesia on bladder nociception in micePLoS One.  8. 2013
2013 Neurturin overexpression in skin enhances expression of TRPM8 in cutaneous sensory neurons and leads to behavioral sensitivity to cool and menthol 2013
2011 Footshock stress differentially affects responses of two subpopulations of spinal dorsal horn neurons to urinary bladder distension in ratsBrain Research.  1386:118-126. 2011
2010 Neonatal Bladder Inflammation Produces Functional Changes and Alters Neuropeptide Content in Bladders of Adult Female RatsPain Forum.  11:247-255. 2010
2008 Rostral Ventral Medulla Modulation of the Visceromotor Reflex Evoked by Urinary Bladder Distension in Female RatsPain Forum.  9:920-926. 2008
2007 Inflammation-Induced Enhancement of the Visceromotor Reflex to Urinary Bladder Distention: Modulation by Endogenous Opioids and the Effects of Early-in-Life Experience With Bladder InflammationPain Forum.  8:914-923. 2007
2007 Chronic psychological stress enhances nociceptive processing in the urinary bladder in high-anxiety ratsPhysiology and Behavior.  91:544-550. 2007
2006 Neonatal Urinary Bladder Inflammation Produces Adult Bladder HypersensitivityPain Forum.  7:469-479. 2006
2004 Lessons from fibromyalgia: Abnormal pain sensitivity in knee osteoarthritisNovartis Foundation symposium.  260:258-276. 2004

Education And Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Center for Pain Research, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Behavioral Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2010
  • Bachelor of Social or Behavioral Science in Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2002
  • Full Name

  • Jennifer DeBerry