James P Burkett

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Publications

  1. pmc The behavioral, anatomical and pharmacological parallels between social attachment, love and addiction
    James P Burkett
    Center for Translational Social Neuroscience, Division of Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychiatric Disorders, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, 954 Gatewood Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 224:1-26. 2012
  2. pmc Activation of μ-opioid receptors in the dorsal striatum is necessary for adult social attachment in monogamous prairie voles
    James P Burkett
    Division of Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychiatric Disorders, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Translational Social Neuroscience, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:2200-10. 2011

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Publications2

  1. pmc The behavioral, anatomical and pharmacological parallels between social attachment, love and addiction
    James P Burkett
    Center for Translational Social Neuroscience, Division of Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychiatric Disorders, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, 954 Gatewood Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 224:1-26. 2012
    ..Brain systems that evolved to govern attachments between parents and children and between monogamous partners may be the targets of drugs of abuse and serve as the basis for addiction processes...
  2. pmc Activation of μ-opioid receptors in the dorsal striatum is necessary for adult social attachment in monogamous prairie voles
    James P Burkett
    Division of Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychiatric Disorders, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Translational Social Neuroscience, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 36:2200-10. 2011
    ..We show here for the first time that MORs modulate partner preference formation in female prairie voles by acting in the CP...