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Dr. DiFeliceantonio's Publications

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Gritton HJ, Howe WM, Romano MF, DiFeliceantonio AG, Kramer MA, Saligrama V, Bucklin ME, Zemel D, Han X. Unique contributions of parvalbumin and cholinergic interneurons in organizing striatal networks during movement. Nat Neurosci. 2019 Apr;22(4):586-597. doi: 10.1038/s41593-019-0341-3. Epub 2019 Feb 25. PubMed PMID: 30804530; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6744276.

Thanarajah SE, Backes H, DiFeliceantonio AG, Albus K, Cremer AL, Hanssen R, Lippert RN, Cornely OA, Small DM, Brüning JC, Tittgemeyer M. Food Intake Recruits Orosensory and Post-ingestive Dopaminergic Circuits to Affect Eating Desire in Humans. Cell Metab. 2019 Mar 5;29(3):695-706.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2018.12.006. Epub 2018 Dec 27. PubMed PMID: 30595479.

Small DM, DiFeliceantonio AG. Processed foods and food reward. Science. 2019 Jan 25;363(6425):346-347. doi: 10.1126/science.aav0556. PubMed PMID: 30679360.

DiFeliceantonio AG, Small DM. Dopamine and diet-induced obesity. Nat Neurosci. 2019 Jan;22(1):1-2. doi: 10.1038/s41593-018-0304-0. PubMed PMID: 30559474.

DiFeliceantonio AG, Coppin G, Rigoux L, Edwin Thanarajah S, Dagher A, Tittgemeyer M, Small DM. Supra-Additive Effects of Combining Fat and Carbohydrate on Food Reward. Cell Metab. 2018 Jul 3;28(1):33-44.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.cmet.2018.05.018. Epub 2018 Jun 14. PubMed PMID: 29909968.

DiFeliceantonio AG, Kenny PJ. Melanocortin 4 receptors switch reward to aversion. J Clin Invest. 2018 Jul 2;128(7):2757-2759. doi: 10.1172/JCI121653. Epub 2018 Jun 18. PubMed PMID: 29911995; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6025989.

DiFeliceantonio AG, Berridge KC. Dorsolateral neostriatum contribution to incentive salience: opioid or dopamine stimulation makes one reward cue more motivationally attractive than another. Eur J Neurosci. 2016 May;43(9):1203-18. doi: 10.1111/ejn.13220. Epub 2016 Apr 3. PubMed PMID: 26924040; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4846486.

Richard JM, Castro DC, Difeliceantonio AG, Robinson MJ, Berridge KC. Mapping brain circuits of reward and motivation: in the footsteps of Ann Kelley. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2013 Nov;37(9 Pt A):1919-31. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2012.12.008. Epub 2012 Dec 19. Review. PubMed PMID: 23261404; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3706488.

DiFeliceantonio AG, Mabrouk OS, Kennedy RT, Berridge KC. Enkephalin surges in dorsal neostriatum as a signal to eat. Curr Biol. 2012 Oct 23;22(20):1918-24. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2012.08.014. Epub 2012 Sep 20. PubMed PMID: 23000149; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3482294.

DiFeliceantonio AG, Berridge KC. Which cue to 'want'? Opioid stimulation of central amygdala makes goal-trackers show stronger goal-tracking, just as sign-trackers show stronger sign-tracking. Behav Brain Res. 2012 May 1;230(2):399-408. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2012.02.032. Epub 2012 Feb 25. PubMed PMID: 22391118; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3322261.

McGinty VB, Hayden BY, Heilbronner SR, Dumont EC, Graves SM, Mirrione MM, du Hoffmann J, Sartor GC, España RA, Millan EZ, Difeliceantonio AG, Marchant NJ, Napier TC, Root DH, Borgland SL, Treadway MT, Floresco SB, McGinty JF, Haber S. Emerging, reemerging, and forgotten brain areas of the reward circuit: Notes from the 2010 Motivational Neural Networks conference. Behav Brain Res. 2011 Nov 20;225(1):348-57. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2011.07.036. Epub 2011 Jul 26. Review. PubMed PMID: 21816177; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3445023.

Schramm-Sapyta NL, DiFeliceantonio AG, Foscue E, Glowacz S, Haseeb N, Wang N, Zhou C, Kuhn CM. Aversive effects of ethanol in adolescent versus adult rats: potential causes and implication for future drinking. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2010 Dec;34(12):2061-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1530-0277.2010.01302.x. Epub 2010 Sep 22. PubMed PMID: 20860614; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2988872.

Berridge KC, Ho CY, Richard JM, DiFeliceantonio AG. The tempted brain eats: pleasure and desire circuits in obesity and eating disorders. Brain Res. 2010 Sep 2;1350:43-64. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2010.04.003. Epub 2010 Apr 11. Review. PubMed PMID: 20388498; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2913163.