Development of Motivated Behavior

This feed focuses on neurocognitive development of motivated behaviour with focus on intrinsic drive and the reward system. Here is the latest research.

August 1, 2020
Open Access

Sex differences in the human reward system: Convergent behavioral, autonomic, and neural evidence

Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
Katherine G WarthenBrian J Mickey
December 15, 2019

Mapping excessive "disgust" in the brain: Ventral pallidum inactivation recruits distributed circuitry to make sweetness "disgusting"

Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Neuroscience
Hammad A KhanKent C Berridge
August 8, 2020
Open Access

Response Inhibition in Adolescents is Moderated by Brain Connectivity and Social Network Structure

Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
Steven H TompsonDanielle S Bassett
January 9, 2020

Opioid receptor blockade inhibits self-disclosure during a closeness-building social interaction

Psychoneuroendocrinology
Kristina Tchalova, Geoff MacDonald
March 21, 2020

Behavioral plasticity and gene regulation in the brain during an intermittent ethanol exposure in adult zebrafish population

Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior
Isadora Marques PaivaAna Lúcia Brunialti-Godard
July 19, 2020
Review
Open Access

A model of listening engagement (MoLE)

Hearing Research
Björn Herrmann, Ingrid S Johnsrude
April 15, 2020

Associative and plastic thalamic signaling to the lateral amygdala controls fear behavior

Nature Neuroscience
Boglárka BarsyFerenc Mátyás
October 23, 2019
Open Access

Glutamate Afferents From the Medial Prefrontal Cortex Mediate Nucleus Accumbens Activation by Female Sexual Behavior

Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience
Kelsey M MooreRobert L Meisel
December 24, 2019
Open Access

VTA GABA Neurons at the Interface of Stress and Reward

Frontiers in Neural Circuits
Chloé BouarabAbigail M Polter
January 10, 2020
Open Access

Decoding fairness motivations from multivariate brain activity patterns

Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
Sebastian P H Speer, Maarten A S Boksem
December 13, 2019
Review

The Psychopharmacology of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Preclinical Roadmap

Pharmacological Reviews
Henry SzechtmanKurt Leroy Hoffman
July 3, 2020
Review
Open Access

One Is Not Enough: Understanding and Modeling Polysubstance Use

Frontiers in Neuroscience
Elizabeth A CrummySusan M Ferguson
February 20, 2020
Comment / Editorial
Open Access

Mechanisms of learning and plasticity in childhood and adolescence

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience
Yana Fandakova, Catherine A Hartley
March 11, 2020
Review

Network neuroscience of apathy in cerebrovascular disease

Progress in Neurobiology
Jonathan TayHugh S Markus
December 20, 2019

Internal state dynamics shape brainwide activity and foraging behaviour

Nature
João C MarquesJennifer M Li
June 3, 2020
Open Access

The role of right temporo-parietal junction in processing social prediction error across relationship contexts

Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
BoKyung ParkLiane Young
November 23, 2019
Review
Open Access

Neurochemical organization of the ventral striatum's olfactory tubercle

Journal of Neurochemistry
Hillary L CanslerDaniel W Wesson

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