Publications by authors named "Alan C Spector"

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Chemospecific deficits in taste sensitivity following bilateral or right hemispheric gustatory cortex lesions in rats.

J Comp Neurol 2020 Nov 15;528(16):2729-2747. Epub 2020 Jul 15.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cne.24928DOI Listing
November 2020

Masking the Detection of Taste Stimuli in Rats: NaCl and Sucrose.

Chem Senses 2020 May;45(5):359-370

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, 1107 W. Call St., Tallahassee, FL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjaa022DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7320220PMC
May 2020

Gastric bypass in female rats lowers concentrated sugar solution intake and preference without affecting brief-access licking after long-term sugar exposure.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2020 05 21;318(5):R870-R885. Epub 2020 Feb 21.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00240.2019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7272762PMC
May 2020

Electrophysiological responses to sugars and amino acids in the nucleus of the solitary tract of type 1 taste receptor double-knockout mice.

J Neurophysiol 2020 02 8;123(2):843-859. Epub 2020 Jan 8.

Division of Biosciences, College of Dentistry, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/jn.00584.2019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7052635PMC
February 2020

Conditioned taste aversion versus avoidance: A re-examination of the separate processes hypothesis.

PLoS One 2019 19;14(6):e0217458. Epub 2019 Jun 19.

Department of Psychology, Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6583984PMC
February 2020

T1R2+T1R3-independent chemosensory inputs contributing to behavioral discrimination of sugars in mice.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2019 05 9;316(5):R448-R462. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Department of Psychology, Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University , Tallahassee, Florida.

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https://www.physiology.org/doi/10.1152/ajpregu.00255.2018
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00255.2018DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6589602PMC
May 2019

The Functional and Neurobiological Properties of Bad Taste.

Physiol Rev 2019 01;99(1):605-663

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California , Los Angeles, California ; and Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University , Tallahassee, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/physrev.00044.2017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6442928PMC
January 2019

Drinking microstructure in humans: A proof of concept study of a novel drinkometer in healthy adults.

Appetite 2019 02 1;133:47-60. Epub 2018 Sep 1.

Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2018.08.012DOI Listing
February 2019

Taste sensitivity to a mixture of monosodium glutamate and inosine 5'-monophosphate by mice lacking both subunits of the T1R1+T1R3 amino acid receptor.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2018 06 14;314(6):R802-R810. Epub 2018 Feb 14.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University , Tallahassee, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00352.2017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6032298PMC
June 2018

Detection of maltodextrin and its discrimination from sucrose are independent of the T1R2 + T1R3 heterodimer.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2017 Oct 2;313(4):R450-R462. Epub 2017 Aug 2.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00049.2017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5668617PMC
October 2017

Liraglutide suppression of caloric intake competes with the intake-promoting effects of a palatable cafeteria diet, but does not impact food or macronutrient selection.

Physiol Behav 2017 Aug 30;177:4-12. Epub 2017 Mar 30.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, 1107 W. Call Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2017.03.045DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5545097PMC
August 2017

An Examination of the Role of L-Glutamate and Inosine 5'-Monophosphate in Hedonic Taste-Guided Behavior by Mice Lacking the T1R1 + T1R3 Receptor.

Chem Senses 2017 Jun;42(5):393-404

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjx015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6075476PMC
June 2017

Behavioral evidence that select carbohydrate stimuli activate T1R-independent receptor mechanisms.

Appetite 2018 03 26;122:26-31. Epub 2016 Dec 26.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2016.12.031DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5484755PMC
March 2018

Post-oral sugar detection rapidly and chemospecifically modulates taste-guided behavior.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2016 10 10;311(4):R742-R755. Epub 2016 Aug 10.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00155.2016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5142159PMC
October 2016

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in rats progressively decreases the proportion of fat calories selected from a palatable cafeteria diet.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2016 05 10;310(10):R952-9. Epub 2016 Feb 10.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00444.2015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4896077PMC
May 2016

Behavioral Evidence for More than One Taste Signaling Pathway for Sugars in Rats.

J Neurosci 2016 Jan;36(1):113-24

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3356-15.2016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4701954PMC
January 2016

Extensive Gustatory Cortex Lesions Significantly Impair Taste Sensitivity to KCl and Quinine but Not to Sucrose in Rats.

PLoS One 2015 23;10(11):e0143419. Epub 2015 Nov 23.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4657922PMC
June 2016

Proceedings of the 2015 ASPEN Research Workshop-Taste Signaling.

JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2017 01 30;41(1):113-124. Epub 2016 Sep 30.

6 Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0148607115617438DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4877284PMC
January 2017

Bilateral lesions in a specific subregion of posterior insular cortex impair conditioned taste aversion expression in rats.

J Comp Neurol 2016 Jan 29;524(1):54-73. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cne.23822DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4659750PMC
January 2016

Behavioral analyses of taste function and ingestion in rodent models.

Authors:
Alan C Spector

Physiol Behav 2015 Dec 16;152(Pt B):516-26. Epub 2015 Apr 16.

Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA; Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.04.026DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4608852PMC
December 2015

Extensive lesions in rat insular cortex significantly disrupt taste sensitivity to NaCl and KCl and slow salt discrimination learning.

PLoS One 2015 6;10(2):e0117515. Epub 2015 Feb 6.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4319973PMC
February 2016

A new gustometer for taste testing in rodents.

Chem Senses 2015 Mar 22;40(3):187-96. Epub 2015 Jan 22.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4301, USA and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bju072DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4339252PMC
March 2015

Systemic modulation of serotonergic synapses via reuptake blockade or 5HT1A receptor antagonism does not alter perithreshold taste sensitivity in rats.

Chem Senses 2014 Sep 23;39(7):583-93. Epub 2014 Jul 23.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, 1107 W. Call Street, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bju028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4133597PMC
September 2014

High-resolution lesion-mapping strategy links a hot spot in rat insular cortex with impaired expression of taste aversion learning.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2014 Jan 6;111(3):1162-7. Epub 2014 Jan 6.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1315624111DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3903191PMC
January 2014

Extensive lesions in the gustatory cortex in the rat do not disrupt the retention of a presurgically conditioned taste aversion and do not impair unconditioned concentration-dependent licking of sucrose and quinine.

Chem Senses 2014 Jan 13;39(1):57-71. Epub 2013 Nov 13.

Department of Psychology, Florida State University, 1107 West Call Street, PO Box 3064301, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjt054DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3864164PMC
January 2014

The bad taste of medicines: overview of basic research on bitter taste.

Clin Ther 2013 Aug 22;35(8):1225-46. Epub 2013 Jul 22.

Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3308, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinthera.2013.06.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3772669PMC
August 2013

The selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor paroxetine decreases breakpoint of rats engaging in a progressive ratio licking task for sucrose and quinine solutions.

Chem Senses 2013 Mar 19;38(3):211-20. Epub 2012 Dec 19.

Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjs096DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3569624PMC
March 2013

Contribution of the TRPV1 channel to salt taste quality in mice as assessed by conditioned taste aversion generalization and chorda tympani nerve responses.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2012 Dec 10;303(11):R1195-205. Epub 2012 Oct 10.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00154.2012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3533618PMC
December 2012

Determinants of taste preference and acceptability: quality versus hedonics.

J Neurosci 2012 Jul;32(29):10086-92

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32311, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.6036-11.2012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3422882PMC
July 2012

The consequences of gustatory deafferentation on body mass and feeding patterns in the rat.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2012 Sep 11;303(6):R611-23. Epub 2012 Jul 11.

Department of Neuroscience, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00633.2011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3468448PMC
September 2012

Orosensory detection of sucrose, maltose, and glucose is severely impaired in mice lacking T1R2 or T1R3, but Polycose sensitivity remains relatively normal.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2012 Jul 23;303(2):R218-35. Epub 2012 May 23.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00089.2012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3404635PMC
July 2012

Food selection and taste changes in humans after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery: a direct-measures approach.

Physiol Behav 2012 Nov 16;107(4):476-83. Epub 2012 Feb 16.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2012.02.013DOI Listing
November 2012

Behavioral evidence for a glucose polymer taste receptor that is independent of the T1R2+3 heterodimer in a mouse model.

J Neurosci 2011 Sep;31(38):13527-34

Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2179-11.2011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3251913PMC
September 2011

Gastric bypass reduces fat intake and preference.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2011 Oct 6;301(4):R1057-66. Epub 2011 Jul 6.

Dept. of Investigative Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, Du Cane Road, London W12 0NN, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00139.2011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3197335PMC
October 2011

The selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor paroxetine does not alter consummatory concentration-dependent licking of prototypical taste stimuli by rats.

Chem Senses 2011 Jul 21;36(6):515-26. Epub 2011 Mar 21.

Department of Psychology, Florida State University, 1107 West Call Street, PO Box 30634301, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjr011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3110872PMC
July 2011

Citric acid and quinine share perceived chemosensory features making oral discrimination difficult in C57BL/6J mice.

Chem Senses 2011 Jun 17;36(5):477-89. Epub 2011 Mar 17.

Department of Psychology, Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjr010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3094691PMC
June 2011

The functional role of the T1R family of receptors in sweet taste and feeding.

Physiol Behav 2011 Nov 2;105(1):14-26. Epub 2011 Mar 2.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, 1107 West Call Street, P.O. Box 3064301, Tallahassee FL 32306, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2011.02.030DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3186843PMC
November 2011

Necessity of the glossopharyngeal nerve in the maintenance of normal intake and ingestive bout size of corn oil by rats.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2010 Oct 28;299(4):R1050-8. Epub 2010 Jul 28.

Dept. of Psychology, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00763.2009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2957376PMC
October 2010

Learning-based recovery from perceptual impairment in salt discrimination after permanently altered peripheral gustatory input.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2010 Oct 16;299(4):R1027-36. Epub 2010 Jun 16.

Department of Psychology, Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00843.2009DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2957380PMC
October 2010

Rewiring the gustatory system: specificity between nerve and taste bud field is critical for normal salt discrimination.

Brain Res 2010 Jan 24;1310:46-57. Epub 2009 Nov 24.

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2009.11.021DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2812680PMC
January 2010

Linking peripheral taste processes to behavior.

Curr Opin Neurobiol 2009 Aug 10;19(4):370-7. Epub 2009 Aug 10.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conb.2009.07.014DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2756742PMC
August 2009

T1R2 and T1R3 subunits are individually unnecessary for normal affective licking responses to Polycose: implications for saccharide taste receptors in mice.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2009 Apr 21;296(4):R855-65. Epub 2009 Jan 21.

Dept. of Psychology, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee FL 32306-4301, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.90869.2008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2698609PMC
April 2009

Constructing quality profiles for taste compounds in rats: a novel paradigm.

Physiol Behav 2008 Oct 9;95(3):413-24. Epub 2008 Jul 9.

University of Florida Psychology Department and Center for Smell and Taste, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2008.07.007DOI Listing
October 2008

Greater superficial petrosal nerve transection in rats does not change unconditioned licking responses to putatively sweet taste stimuli.

Chem Senses 2008 Oct 16;33(8):709-23. Epub 2008 Jul 16.

Department of Psychology and Program in Neuroscience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjn039DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2720699PMC
October 2008

Mammalian taste perception.

Curr Biol 2008 Feb;18(4):R148-55

Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2007.12.017DOI Listing
February 2008

Experimentally cross-wired lingual taste nerves can restore normal unconditioned gaping behavior in response to quinine stimulation.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2008 Mar 9;294(3):R738-47. Epub 2008 Jan 9.

Department of Psychology, Stetson University, 421 North Woodland Blvd., Unit 8281, DeLand, FL 32723 USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00668.2007DOI Listing
March 2008

Behavioral discrimination between sucrose and other natural sweeteners in mice: implications for the neural coding of T1R ligands.

J Neurosci 2007 Oct;27(42):11242-53

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1227-07.2007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6673039PMC
October 2007

Amiloride-insensitive units of the chorda tympani nerve are necessary for normal ammonium chloride detectability in the rat.

Behav Neurosci 2007 Aug;121(4):779-85

College of Dentistry, The Ohio State University, Ohio, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/0735-7044.121.4.779DOI Listing
August 2007

A psychophysical and electrophysiological analysis of salt taste in Trpv1 null mice.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2007 May 18;292(5):R1799-809. Epub 2007 Jan 18.

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00587.2006DOI Listing
May 2007

The relative effects of transection of the gustatory branches of the seventh and ninth cranial nerves on NaCl taste detection in rats.

Behav Neurosci 2006 Jun;120(3):580-9

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/0735-7044.120.3.580DOI Listing
June 2006

The representation of taste quality in the mammalian nervous system.

Behav Cogn Neurosci Rev 2005 Sep;4(3):143-91

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1534582305280031DOI Listing
September 2005

PLCbeta2-independent behavioral avoidance of prototypical bitter-tasting ligands.

Chem Senses 2005 Sep 31;30(7):593-600. Epub 2005 Aug 31.

Department of Psychology, University of Florida, PO Box 112250, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bji053DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3712829PMC
September 2005

Drinking spout orifice size affects licking behavior in inbred mice.

Physiol Behav 2005 Aug;85(5):655-61

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, PO Box 112250, Gainesville, FL, 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2005.06.010DOI Listing
August 2005

Melanocortin-4 receptor-null mice display normal affective licking responses to prototypical taste stimuli in a brief-access test.

Peptides 2005 Oct;26(10):1712-9

Department of Psychology and the Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, P.O. Box 112250, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.peptides.2004.11.023DOI Listing
October 2005

Taste discrimination between NaCl and KCl is disrupted by amiloride in inbred mice with amiloride-insensitive chorda tympani nerves.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2005 May;288(5):R1361-8

Dept. of Psychology, PO Box 112250, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/ajpregu.00796.2004DOI Listing
May 2005

Contribution of alpha-gustducin to taste-guided licking responses of mice.

Chem Senses 2005 May 30;30(4):299-316. Epub 2005 Mar 30.

Department of Biological Science, Barnard College, Columbia University, 3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bji025DOI Listing
May 2005

The functional consequences of gustatory nerve regeneration as assessed behaviorally in a rat model.

Authors:
Alan C Spector

Chem Senses 2005 Jan;30 Suppl 1:i66-7

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/chemse/bjh116DOI Listing
January 2005

Nerve regeneration-induced recovery of quinine avoidance after complete gustatory deafferentation of the tongue.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2004 Nov;287(5):R1235-43

Department of Psychology, Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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November 2004

Stimulus processing of glycine is dissociable from that of sucrose and glucose based on behaviorally measured taste signal detection in Sac 'taster' and 'non-taster' mice.

Chem Senses 2004 Sep;29(7):639-49

Department of Psychology and the Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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September 2004

The relative affective potency of glycine, L-serine and sucrose as assessed by a brief-access taste test in inbred strains of mice.

Chem Senses 2004 Jul;29(6):489-98

Department of Psychology, University of Florida, PO Box 112250, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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July 2004

Anion size does not compromise sodium recognition by rats after acute sodium depletion.

Behav Neurosci 2004 Feb;118(1):178-83

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2250, USA.

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February 2004

Amiloride is an ineffective conditioned stimulus in taste aversion learning in C57BL/6J and DBA/2J mice.

Chem Senses 2003 Oct;28(8):681-9

Department of Psychology and the Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.

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October 2003

Oral amiloride treatment decreases taste sensitivity to sodium salts in C57BL/6J and DBA/2J mice.

Chem Senses 2003 Jun;28(5):447-58

Department of Psychology and the Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.

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June 2003

The time course of taste bud regeneration after glossopharyngeal or greater superficial petrosal nerve transection in rats.

Chem Senses 2003 Jan;28(1):33-43

Department of Psychology, Reed College, 3203 SE Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR 97202, USA.

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January 2003

Transecting the gustatory branches of the facial nerve impairs NH(4)Cl vs. KCl discrimination in rats.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2002 Sep;283(3):R739-47

Department of Psychology and Center for Smell and Taste, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611-2250, USA.

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September 2002

A high-throughput screening procedure for identifying mice with aberrant taste and oromotor function.

Chem Senses 2002 Jun;27(5):461-74

Department of Biological Science, Barnard College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA.

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June 2002

The effect of amiloride on operantly conditioned performance in an NaCl taste detection task and NaCl preference in C57BL/6J mice.

Behav Neurosci 2002 Feb;116(1):149-59

Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611-2250, USA.

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February 2002

Rats fail to discriminate quinine from denatonium: implications for the neural coding of bitter-tasting compounds.

J Neurosci 2002 Mar;22(5):1937-41

Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA.

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March 2002