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Robin B. Kanarek
Professor of Psychology

Representative Publications

  • Kanarek, R. B. Dietary modulation of pain sensitivity. Nutrition in Clinical Care 8: 158-162, 2005.
  • Mathes, W. F. and Kanarek, R. B. Chronic running wheel activity attenuates the antinociceptive actions of morphine and morphine-6-glucouronide administration into the periaquaductal gray in rats. Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior 85: 762-768, 2007.
  • Coy, R. T. and Kanarek, R. B. Chronic sucrose intake reduces the antagonist effect of b-funaltrexamine on morphine-induced antinociception in female but not in male rats. Nutritional Neuroscience 9: 131-139, 2006.
  • Woroby, J., Tepper, B. J. and Kanarek, R. B. Nutrition and Behavior, A Multidisciplinary Approach, CABI Publishing, 2006.
  • Busch, C.R., Taylor, H. A., Kanarek, R. B., & Holcomb, P.J. Effects of confectionery snacking on cognitive performance. Physiology and Behavior, 90: 344-352, 2007
  • Leibovici, M., Kanarek, R. B. Diet selection improves morphine's antinociceptive actions in rats with streptozotocin-induced diabetes. Behav. Neurosci. 121: 965-975, 2007.
  • Jurdak, N. Lichtenstein, A., Kanarek, R. B. Diet-induced obesity and spatial cognition in young male rats. Nutri. Neurosci., 11: 1-6, 2008.
  • Jurdak, N., Mathes, W. F., D'Anci, K., Kanarek, R. B. Chronic sucrose consumption impairs object recognition in young male rats. In press, Physiol. Behav., 2008.
  • D'Anci, K. E. and Kanarek, R. B. Meals, behavior and brain function. In: Meiselman, H. Meals in Science and Practice, in press, 2008.
  • D'Anci, K. E., Watts, K. L., Kanarek, R. B. and Taylor, H. A.  Low-carbohydrate weight-loss diets: effects on cognition and mood. In press, Appetite, 2008.

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