Andrew B Barron

Summary

Affiliation: Macquarie University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The roles of dopamine and related compounds in reward-seeking behavior across animal phyla
    Andrew B Barron
    Department of Biology, Macquarie University Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Front Behav Neurosci 4:163. 2010
  2. pmc Cocaine tolerance in honey bees
    Eirik Søvik
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e64920. 2013
  3. pmc Effects of cocaine on honey bee dance behaviour
    Andrew B Barron
    ARC Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Exp Biol 212:163-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of age, behaviour and social environment on honey bee brain plasticity
    Joanna Maleszka
    Molecular Genetics and Evolution Group and ARC Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:733-40. 2009
  5. pmc Octopamine modulates honey bee dance behavior
    Andrew B Barron
    Visual Sciences and Australian Research Council Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:1703-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparing injection, feeding and topical application methods for treatment of honeybees with octopamine
    Andrew B Barron
    Visual Sciences and ARC Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Insect Physiol 53:187-94. 2007
  7. pmc Modelling food and population dynamics in honey bee colonies
    David S Khoury
    School of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e59084. 2013
  8. pmc Honey bees selectively avoid difficult choices
    Clint J Perry
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:19155-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of reward in insects
    Clint J Perry
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109 Australia
    Annu Rev Entomol 58:543-62. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Invertebrate models in addiction research
    Eirik Søvik
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, N S W, Australia
    Brain Behav Evol 82:153-65. 2013

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Publications11

  1. pmc The roles of dopamine and related compounds in reward-seeking behavior across animal phyla
    Andrew B Barron
    Department of Biology, Macquarie University Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Front Behav Neurosci 4:163. 2010
    ..Here we review the functions of these biogenic amines in behavioral responses to rewards in different animal groups, and discuss these findings in an evolutionary context...
  2. pmc Cocaine tolerance in honey bees
    Eirik Søvik
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e64920. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Effects of cocaine on honey bee dance behaviour
    Andrew B Barron
    ARC Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Exp Biol 212:163-8. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of age, behaviour and social environment on honey bee brain plasticity
    Joanna Maleszka
    Molecular Genetics and Evolution Group and ARC Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 195:733-40. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Octopamine modulates honey bee dance behavior
    Andrew B Barron
    Visual Sciences and Australian Research Council Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:1703-7. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparing injection, feeding and topical application methods for treatment of honeybees with octopamine
    Andrew B Barron
    Visual Sciences and ARC Centre for Molecular Genetics of Development, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Insect Physiol 53:187-94. 2007
    ..Our findings demonstrate the value of thoracic topical treatment with compounds dissolved in dMF as an effective non-invasive method for short-term, systemic pharmacological treatments...
  7. pmc Modelling food and population dynamics in honey bee colonies
    David S Khoury
    School of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e59084. 2013
    ..Our model presents a simple mathematical framework for exploring the interactions of food and forager mortality on colony fate, and provides the mathematical basis for more involved simulation models of hive performance...
  8. pmc Honey bees selectively avoid difficult choices
    Clint J Perry
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:19155-9. 2013
    ..To better frame metacognition as an issue for neurobiological investigation, we propose a neurobiological hypothesis of uncertainty monitoring based on the known circuitry of the honey bee brain. ..
  9. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of reward in insects
    Clint J Perry
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109 Australia
    Annu Rev Entomol 58:543-62. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Invertebrate models in addiction research
    Eirik Søvik
    Department of Biological Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, N S W, Australia
    Brain Behav Evol 82:153-65. 2013
    ..Finally, we discuss the specific advantages of utilising invertebrate animals for addiction research and highlight key areas in which invertebrates are suited for making unique and meaningful contributions to this field...
  11. pmc A quantitative model of honey bee colony population dynamics
    David S Khoury
    School of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e18491. 2011
    ..The model suggests that colony failure can be understood in terms of observed principles of honey bee population dynamics, and provides a theoretical framework for experimental investigation of the problem...