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Christopher Simons, Ph.D.

University of California, Davis # of Grants: 2

Grants

Effects of nicotine on taste processing 2001 (Cycle 10) $24,834
Nicotine Dependence Dissertation Awards

Effect of cigarette smoke and nicotine on taste processing 2002 (Cycle 11) $70,000
Nicotine Dependence Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards
Publications

Taste suppression following lingual capsaicin pre-treatment in humans.
Periodical: Chemical Senses Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, O'Mahony M, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2002 Vol: 27 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 353-365

Activation of brain stem neurons by irritant stimulation of the throat assessed by c-fos immunohistochemistry.
Periodical: Experimental Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Boucher Y, Simons CT, Cuellar JM, Jung SW, Carstens MI, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 148 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 211-218

Suppression of central taste transmission by oral capsaicin
Periodical: Journal of Neuroscience Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Boucher Y, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 23 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 978-985

Trigeminal modulation of gustatory neurons in the NTS.
Periodical: Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Boucher Y, Simons C.T., Faurion A, Azerad J, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Activation of neurons in trigeminal caudalis by noxious oral acidic or salt stimuli is not reduced by amiloride.
Periodical: Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Sudo S, Sudo M, Simons CT, Dessirier JM, Carstens MI, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Lack of quinine-evoked activity in rat trigeminal subnucleus caudalis.
Periodical: Chemical Senses Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Boucher Y, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Activation of brain stem neurons by irritant stimulation of the throat assessed by c-fos immunohistochemistry.
Periodical: Experimental Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Boucher Y, Simons CT, Cuellar JM, Jung SW, Carstens MI, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 148 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 211-218

Suppression of central taste transmission by oral capsaicin.
Periodical: Journal of Neuroscience Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Boucher Y, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 23 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 978-985

Trigeminal modulation of gustatory neurons in the NTS.
Periodical: Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Boucher Y, Simons CT, Faurion A, Azerad J, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 973 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 265-274

Activation of neurons in trigeminal caudalis by noxious oral acidic or salt stimuli is not reduced by amiloride.
Periodical: Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Sudo S, Sudo M, Simons CT, Dessirier JM, Carstens MI, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 969 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 237-243

Lack of quinine-evoked activity in rat trigeminal subnucleus caudalis.
Periodical: Chemical Senses Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Boucher Y, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 28 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 253-259

Lack of quinine-evoked activity in rat trigeminal subnucleus caudalis.
Periodical: Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Boucher Y, Carstens MI, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 973 Nbr: 2 Abs: Pg: 265 - 274

Challenges for the sensory science from the food and wine industries.
Periodical: Nature Reviews Neuroscience Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Noble AC ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 4 Nbr: 7 Abs: Pg: 599 - 606

Oral irritation by mustard oil: self-desensitization and cross-desensitization with capasaicin.
Periodical: Chemical Senses Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Carstens MI, Marstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 28 Nbr: 6 Abs: Pg: 459 - 465

Mecamylamine reduces cross-desensitization of trigeminal caudalis neuronal responses to oral chemical irritation.
Periodical: Brain Research Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Sudo S, Sudo M, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 1 Nbr: 1-2 Abs: Pg: 249 - 253

Mustard oil has differential effects on the response of trigeminal caudalis neurons to heat and acidity.
Periodical: Pain Index Medicus:
Authors: Simons CT, Sudo S, Sudo M. Carstens M. ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 110 Nbr: 1-2 Abs: Pg: 64 - 71

Antinociception induced by chronic exposure of rats to cigarette smoke.
Periodical: Neuroscience Letters Index Medicus:
Authors: Anderson KI, Pinkerton KE, Uyeminami D, Simons CT, Carstens MI, Carstens E ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 366 Nbr: 1-3 Abs: Pg: 86 - 91