Kent Conover, PhD - Publications

Affiliations: 
Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology Concordia University (Canada), Montreal, Canada 

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2020 Trujillo-Pisanty I, Conover K, Solis P, Palacios D, Shizgal P. Dopamine neurons do not constitute an obligatory stage in the final common path for the evaluation and pursuit of brain stimulation reward. Plos One. 15: e0226722. PMID 32502210 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0226722  0.88
2019 Ahilan S, Solomon RB, Breton YA, Conover K, Niyogi RK, Shizgal P, Dayan P. Learning to use past evidence in a sophisticated world model. Plos Computational Biology. 15: e1007093. PMID 31233559 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007093  0.88
2017 Solomon RB, Conover K, Shizgal P. Valuation of opportunity costs by rats working for rewarding electrical brain stimulation. Plos One. 12: e0182120. PMID 28841663 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0182120  0.88
2015 Scardochio T, Trujillo-Pisanty I, Conover K, Shizgal P, Clarke PB. The Effects of Electrical and Optical Stimulation of Midbrain Dopaminergic Neurons on Rat 50-kHz Ultrasonic Vocalizations. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 9: 331. PMID 26696851 DOI: 10.3389/fnbeh.2015.00331  0.88
2015 Cossette MP, Conover K, Shizgal P. The neural substrates for the rewarding and dopamine-releasing effects of medial forebrain bundle stimulation have partially discrepant frequency responses. Behavioural Brain Research. PMID 26477378 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2015.10.029  0.88
2015 Solomon RB, Trujillo-Pisanty I, Conover K, Shizgal P. Psychophysical inference of frequency-following fidelity in the neural substrate for brain stimulation reward. Behavioural Brain Research. PMID 26057357 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2015.06.008  0.88
2014 Breton YA, Conover K, Shizgal P. The effect of probability discounting on reward seeking: a three-dimensional perspective. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 8: 284. PMID 25202245 DOI: 10.3389/fnbeh.2014.00284  0.88
2014 Niyogi RK, Breton YA, Solomon RB, Conover K, Shizgal P, Dayan P. Optimal indolence: a normative microscopic approach to work and leisure. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface / the Royal Society. 11: 20130969. PMID 24284898 DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2013.0969  0.88
2013 Trujillo-Pisanty I, Conover K, Shizgal P. A new view of the effect of dopamine receptor antagonism on operant performance for rewarding brain stimulation in the rat. Psychopharmacology. PMID 24232443 DOI: 10.1007/s00213-013-3328-x  0.88
2013 Breton YA, Mullett A, Conover K, Shizgal P. Validation and extension of the reward-mountain model. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 7: 125. PMID 24098275 DOI: 10.3389/fnbeh.2013.00125  0.88
2012 Hernandez G, Trujillo-Pisanty I, Cossette MP, Conover K, Shizgal P. Role of dopamine tone in the pursuit of brain stimulation reward. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 32: 11032-41. PMID 22875936 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1051-12.2012  0.88
2011 Trujillo-Pisanty I, Hernandez G, Moreau-Debord I, Cossette MP, Conover K, Cheer JF, Shizgal P. Cannabinoid receptor blockade reduces the opportunity cost at which rats maintain operant performance for rewarding brain stimulation. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 31: 5426-35. PMID 21471378 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0079-11.2011  0.88
2010 Hernandez G, Breton YA, Conover K, Shizgal P. At what stage of neural processing does cocaine act to boost pursuit of rewards? Plos One. 5: e15081. PMID 21152097 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015081  0.88
2007 Ludvig EA, Conover K, Shizgal P. The effects of reinforcer magnitude on timing in rats. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior. 87: 201-18. PMID 17465312 DOI: 10.1901/jeab.2007.38-06  0.88
2006 Hernandez G, Hamdani S, Rajabi H, Conover K, Stewart J, Arvanitogiannis A, Shizgal P. Prolonged rewarding stimulation of the rat medial forebrain bundle: neurochemical and behavioral consequences. Behavioral Neuroscience. 120: 888-904. PMID 16893295 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.120.4.888  0.88
2005 Conover KL, Shizgal P. Employing labor-supply theory to measure the reward value of electrical brain stimulation Games and Economic Behavior. 52: 283-304. DOI: 10.1016/j.geb.2004.08.003  0.88
2003 Sonnenschein B, Conover K, Shizgal P. Growth of brain stimulation reward as a function of duration and stimulation strength. Behavioral Neuroscience. 117: 978-94. PMID 14570548 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.117.5.978  0.88
2001 Conover KL, Fulton S, Shizgal P. Operant tempo varies with reinforcement rate: implications for measurement of reward efficacy. Behavioural Processes. 56: 85-101. PMID 11672935 DOI: 10.1016/S0376-6357(01)00190-5  0.88
1996 Shizgal P, Conover K. On the neural computation of utility Current Directions in Psychological Science. 5: 37-43.  0.88
1994 Conover KL, Shizgal P. Differential effects of postingestive feedback on the reward value of sucrose and lateral hypothalamic stimulation in rats. Behavioral Neuroscience. 108: 559-72. PMID 7917050 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.108.3.559  0.88
1994 Conover KL, Woodside B, Shizgal P. Effects of sodium depletion on competition and summation between rewarding effects of salt and lateral hypothalamic stimulation in the rat. Behavioral Neuroscience. 108: 549-58. PMID 7917049 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.108.3.549  0.88
1994 Conover KL, Shizgal P. Competition and summation between rewarding effects of sucrose and lateral hypothalamic stimulation in the rat. Behavioral Neuroscience. 108: 537-48. PMID 7917048 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.108.3.537  0.88
1992 Waraczynski M, Conover K, Shizgal P. Rewarding effectiveness of caudal MFB stimulation is unaltered following DMH lesions. Physiology & Behavior. 52: 211-8. PMID 1523244 DOI: 10.1016/0031-9384(92)90260-9  0.88
1991 Shizgal P, Conover K, Schindler D. Medial forebrain bundle units in the rat: dependence of refractory period estimates on pulse duration. Behavioural Brain Research. 42: 151-60. PMID 2059329 DOI: 10.1016/S0166-4328(05)80006-3  0.88
1991 Duggan JP, Booth DA, Weingarten HP, Black RM, Conover KL. Failure to demonstrate that accelerated gastric emptying after VMH lesions is secondary to excess weight gain [1] American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 261: R515-R517. PMID 1877709  0.88
1990 Black RM, Conover KL, Weingarten HP. Accelerated gastric emptying in VMH-lesioned rats is secondary to excess weight gain. The American Journal of Physiology. 259: R658-61. PMID 2396721  0.88
1990 Conover KL, Weingarten HP, Collins SM. Repeated measurement of gastric emptying in rats (Reply) American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 259: R1090-R1091.  0.88
1989 Conover KL, Collins SM, Weingarten HP. Gastric emptying changes are neither necessary nor sufficient for CCK-induced satiety. The American Journal of Physiology. 256: R56-62. PMID 2912226  0.88
1989 Conover KL, Collins SM, Weingarten HP. Pyloroplasty does not disrupt liquid phase gastric emptying or CCK-induced satiety. Physiology & Behavior. 45: 523-8. PMID 2756044 DOI: 10.1016/0031-9384(89)90068-1  0.88
1988 Conover KL, Collins SM, Weingarten HP. A comparison of cholecystokinin-induced changes in gastric emptying and feeding in rats. The American Journal of Physiology. 255: R21-6. PMID 3394842  0.88
1987 Conover KL, Weingarten HP, Collins SM. A procedure for within-trial repeated measurement of gastric emptying in the rat. Physiology & Behavior. 39: 303-8. PMID 3575470 DOI: 10.1016/0031-9384(87)90226-5  0.88
1985 Collins SM, Conover KL, Forsyth PA, Weingarten HP. Endogenous cholecystokinin and intestinal satiety. The American Journal of Physiology. 249: R667-71. PMID 4073287  0.88
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