Wayne E. Pratt, Ph.D. - Publications

Psychology Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, United States 
Neurobiology of reward, behavioral pharmacology, nucleus accumbens, ventral tegmental area

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2021 Carlson HN, Christensen BA, Pratt WE. Stimulation of mu opioid, but not GABAergic, receptors of the lateral habenula alters free feeding in rats. Neuroscience Letters. 771: 136417. PMID 34954115 DOI: 10.1016/j.neulet.2021.136417  0.759
2021 Pratt WE, Vaca-Tricerri R, Blanchard AC, Hopkins TR, Ilesanmi AO, Pierce-Messick Z, Rosner IA, Ying R. Selective serotonin receptor stimulation of the ventral tegmentum differentially affects appetitive motivation for sugar on a progressive ratio schedule of reinforcement. Behavioural Brain Research. 113139. PMID 33497748 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2021.113139  0.379
2020 Pierce-Messick Z, Pratt WE. Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptors modulate the binge-like feeding induced by µ-opioid receptor stimulation of the nucleus accumbens in the rat. Neuroreport. 31: 1283-1288. PMID 33165198 DOI: 10.1097/WNR.0000000000001545  0.506
2020 Carlson HN, Murphy C, Pratt WE. Shifting motivational states: The effects of nucleus accumbens dopamine and opioid receptor activation on a modified effort-based choice task. Behavioural Brain Research. 112999. PMID 33161034 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2020.112999  0.761
2018 Blumenthal SA, Pratt WE. d-Fenfluramine and lorcaserin inhibit the binge-like feeding induced by μ-opioid receptor stimulation of the nucleus accumbens in the rat. Neuroscience Letters. 687: 43-48. PMID 30227154 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neulet.2018.09.028  0.549
2017 Pratt WE, Lin P, Pierce-Messick Z, Ilesanmi AO, Clissold KA. Contrasting effects of 5-HT3 receptor stimulation of the nucleus accumbens or ventral tegmentum on food intake in the rat. Behavioural Brain Research. PMID 28115218 DOI: 10.1016/J.Bbr.2017.01.031  0.447
2016 Pratt WE, Clissold KA, Lin P, Cain AE, Ciesinski AF, Hopkins TR, Ilesanmi AO, Kelly EA, Pierce-Messick Z, Powell DS, Rosner IA. A systematic investigation of the differential roles for ventral tegmentum serotonin 1- and 2-type receptors on food intake in the rat. Brain Research. PMID 27431937 DOI: 10.1016/J.Brainres.2016.07.016  0.528
2016 Higgins GA, Silenieks LB, Altherr EB, MacMillan C, Fletcher PJ, Pratt WE. Lorcaserin and CP-809101 reduce motor impulsivity and reinstatement of food seeking behavior in male rats: Implications for understanding the anti-obesity property of 5-HT2C receptor agonists. Psychopharmacology. PMID 27241709 DOI: 10.1007/S00213-016-4329-3  0.437
2014 Clissold KA, Pratt WE. The effects of nucleus accumbens μ-opioid and adenosine 2A receptor stimulation and blockade on instrumental learning. Behavioural Brain Research. 274: 84-94. PMID 25101542 DOI: 10.1016/J.Bbr.2014.07.047  0.555
2014 Lin P, Pratt WE. Inactivation of the nucleus accumbens core or medial shell attenuates reinstatement of sugar-seeking behavior following sugar priming or exposure to food-associated cues. Plos One. 9: e99301. PMID 24910996 DOI: 10.1371/Journal.Pone.0099301  0.453
2014 Perry ML, Pratt WE, Baldo BA. Overlapping striatal sites mediate scopolamine-induced feeding suppression and mu-opioid-mediated hyperphagia in the rat. Psychopharmacology. 231: 919-28. PMID 24190586 DOI: 10.1007/S00213-013-3317-0  0.634
2013 Pratt WE, Ford RT. Systemic treatment with D-fenfluramine, but not sibutramine, blocks cue-induced reinstatement of food-seeking behavior in the rat. Neuroscience Letters. 556: 232-7. PMID 24157852 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neulet.2013.10.030  0.429
2013 Clissold KA, Choi E, Pratt WE. Serotonin 1A, 1B, and 7 receptors of the rat medial nucleus accumbens differentially regulate feeding, water intake, and locomotor activity. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 112: 96-103. PMID 24125784 DOI: 10.1016/J.Pbb.2013.10.002  0.493
2013 Baldo BA, Pratt WE, Will MJ, Hanlon EC, Bakshi VP, Cador M. Principles of motivation revealed by the diverse functions of neuropharmacological and neuroanatomical substrates underlying feeding behavior. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 37: 1985-98. PMID 23466532 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neubiorev.2013.02.017  0.775
2013 Stice E, Figlewicz DP, Gosnell BA, Levine AS, Pratt WE. The contribution of brain reward circuits to the obesity epidemic. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 37: 2047-58. PMID 23237885 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neubiorev.2012.12.001  0.427
2012 Pratt WE, Choi E, Guy EG. An examination of the effects of subthalamic nucleus inhibition or μ-opioid receptor stimulation on food-directed motivation in the non-deprived rat. Behavioural Brain Research. 230: 365-73. PMID 22391117 DOI: 10.1016/J.Bbr.2012.02.031  0.587
2012 Pratt WE, Schall MA, Choi E. Selective serotonin receptor stimulation of the medial nucleus accumbens differentially affects appetitive motivation for food on a progressive ratio schedule of reinforcement. Neuroscience Letters. 511: 84-8. PMID 22306095 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neulet.2012.01.038  0.408
2011 Guy EG, Choi E, Pratt WE. Nucleus accumbens dopamine and mu-opioid receptors modulate the reinstatement of food-seeking behavior by food-associated cues. Behavioural Brain Research. 219: 265-72. PMID 21262268 DOI: 10.1016/J.Bbr.2011.01.024  0.548
2010 Pratt WE, Connolly ME. Contrasting effects of systemic and central sibutramine administration on the intake of a palatable diet in the rat. Neuroscience Letters. 484: 30-4. PMID 20705119 DOI: 10.1016/J.Neulet.2010.08.011  0.475
2010 Skelly MJ, Guy EG, Howlett AC, Pratt WE. CB1 receptors modulate the intake of a sweetened-fat diet in response to μ-opioid receptor stimulation of the nucleus accumbens. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 97: 144-51. PMID 20562021 DOI: 10.1016/J.Pbb.2010.05.024  0.565
2009 Pratt WE, Blackstone K, Connolly ME, Skelly MJ. Selective serotonin receptor stimulation of the medial nucleus accumbens causes differential effects on food intake and locomotion. Behavioral Neuroscience. 123: 1046-57. PMID 19824770 DOI: 10.1037/A0016882  0.52
2009 Pratt WE, Blackstone K. Nucleus accumbens acetylcholine and food intake: decreased muscarinic tone reduces feeding but not food-seeking. Behavioural Brain Research. 198: 252-7. PMID 19041901 DOI: 10.1016/J.Bbr.2008.11.008  0.496
2007 Pratt WE, Spencer RC, Kelley AE. Muscarinic receptor antagonism of the nucleus accumbens core causes avoidance to flavor and spatial cues. Behavioral Neuroscience. 121: 1215-23. PMID 18085875 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.121.6.1215  0.731
2006 Will MJ, Pratt WE, Kelley AE. Pharmacological characterization of high-fat feeding induced by opioid stimulation of the ventral striatum. Physiology & Behavior. 89: 226-34. PMID 16854442 DOI: 10.1016/J.Physbeh.2006.06.008  0.793
2005 Pratt WE, Kelley AE. Striatal muscarinic receptor antagonism reduces 24-h food intake in association with decreased preproenkephalin gene expression. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 22: 3229-40. PMID 16367789 DOI: 10.1111/J.1460-9568.2005.04489.X  0.72
2005 Kelley AE, Baldo BA, Pratt WE, Will MJ. Corticostriatal-hypothalamic circuitry and food motivation: integration of energy, action and reward. Physiology & Behavior. 86: 773-95. PMID 16289609 DOI: 10.1016/J.Physbeh.2005.08.066  0.79
2005 Kelley AE, Baldo BA, Pratt WE. A proposed hypothalamic-thalamic-striatal axis for the integration of energy balance, arousal, and food reward. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 493: 72-85. PMID 16255002 DOI: 10.1002/Cne.20769  0.724
2004 Pratt WE, Kelley AE. Nucleus accumbens acetylcholine regulates appetitive learning and motivation for food via activation of muscarinic receptors. Behavioral Neuroscience. 118: 730-9. PMID 15301600 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.118.4.730  0.706
2003 Kelley AE, Andrzejewski ME, Baldwin AE, Hernandez PJ, Pratt WE. Glutamate-mediated plasticity in corticostriatal networks: role in adaptive motor learning. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1003: 159-68. PMID 14684443 DOI: 10.1196/Annals.1300.061  0.699
2001 Pratt WE, Mizumori SJ. Neurons in rat medial prefrontal cortex show anticipatory rate changes to predictable differential rewards in a spatial memory task. Behavioural Brain Research. 123: 165-83. PMID 11399329 DOI: 10.1016/S0166-4328(01)00204-2  0.655
2000 Mizumori SJ, Cooper BG, Leutgeb S, Pratt WE. A neural systems analysis of adaptive navigation. Molecular Neurobiology. 21: 57-82. PMID 11327150 DOI: 10.1385/Mn:21:1-2:057  0.743
1999 Mizumori SJY, Pratt WE, Ragozzino KE. Function of the nucleus accumbens within the context of the larger striatal system Psychobiology. 27: 214-224. DOI: 10.3758/Bf03332115  0.648
1998 Pratt WE, Mizumori SJ. Characteristics of basolateral amygdala neuronal firing on a spatial memory task involving differential reward. Behavioral Neuroscience. 112: 554-70. PMID 9676973 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.112.3.554  0.659
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