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Research interests

  • Addiction
  • Mood/stress-related disorders
  • Decision-making
  • Foraging Behavior
  • Obesity
  • Hypertension
  • Spinal cord injury

Research interests

  • Neuroscience
  • optogenetics
  • addiction
  • mood
  • decision-making
  • sex differences
  • obesity

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Projects 2017 2023

Research Output 2001 2019

Brown Adipose Tissue
Chemical activation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Synaptic depotentiation and mGluR5 activity in the nucleus accumbens drive cocaine-primed reinstatement of place preference

Benneyworth, M. A., Hearing, M. C., Asp, A. J., Madayag, A., Ingebretson, A. E., Schmidt, C. E., Silvis, K. A., Larson, E. B., Ebner, S. R. & Thomas, M. J., Jun 12 2019, In : Journal of Neuroscience. 39, 24, p. 4785-4796 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Long-Term Synaptic Depression
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Choice Behavior
3 Citations (Scopus)
Decision Making
Nucleus Accumbens
Automatic Data Processing
Synaptic Transmission
2 Citations (Scopus)
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Long-Term Synaptic Depression
Psychological Extinction
10 Citations (Scopus)

Membrane estrogen receptor signaling impacts the reward circuitry of the female brain to influence motivated behaviors

Tonn Eisinger, K. R., Larson, E. B., Boulware, M. I., Thomas, M. J. & Mermelstein, P. G., May 2018, In : Steroids. 133, p. 53-59 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Estrogen Receptors
Nucleus Accumbens