Norman M White

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Addictive drugs as reinforcers: multiple partial actions on memory systems
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Addiction 91:921-49; discussion 951-65. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Mnemonic functions of the basal ganglia
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1B1, Canada
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 7:164-9. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Roles of movement and temporal factors in spatial learning
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 7:501-10. 1997
  4. pmc Preferential localization of self-stimulation sites in striosomes/patches in the rat striatum
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:6486-91. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Dorsal hippocampal function in unreinforced spatial learning
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 10:226-35. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple parallel memory systems in the brain of the rat
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 77:125-84. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Roles of learning and motivation in preference behavior: mediation by entorhinal cortex, dorsal and ventral hippocampus
    Eric M Stouffer
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Hippocampus 17:147-60. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Unreinforced spatial (latent) learning is mediated by a circuit that includes dorsal entorhinal cortex and fimbria fornix
    Stephane Gaskin
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 17:586-94. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Inactivation of the dorsal hippocampus does not affect learning during exploration of a novel environment
    Stephane Gaskin
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 15:1085-93. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cooperation and competition between the dorsal hippocampus and lateral amygdala in spatial discrimination learning
    Stephane Gaskin
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 16:577-85. 2006

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Addictive drugs as reinforcers: multiple partial actions on memory systems
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Addiction 91:921-49; discussion 951-65. 1996
    ..Some of the findings on the development and maintenance of self-administration by animals of the five exemplar drugs are discussed in the context of these ideas...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mnemonic functions of the basal ganglia
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1B1, Canada
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 7:164-9. 1997
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Roles of movement and temporal factors in spatial learning
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 7:501-10. 1997
    ....
  4. pmc Preferential localization of self-stimulation sites in striosomes/patches in the rat striatum
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95:6486-91. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Dorsal hippocampal function in unreinforced spatial learning
    N M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 10:226-35. 2000
    ..The function of the hippocampus may be limited in some way to situations that involve reinforcers and/or situations in which specific behaviors are learned...
  6. ncbi request reprint Multiple parallel memory systems in the brain of the rat
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 77:125-84. 2002
    ..These interactions can be cooperative (leading to similar behaviors) or competitive (leading to different behaviors). Experimental findings consistent with these ideas, mostly from experiments with rats, are reviewed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Roles of learning and motivation in preference behavior: mediation by entorhinal cortex, dorsal and ventral hippocampus
    Eric M Stouffer
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Hippocampus 17:147-60. 2007
    ..These results suggest unique roles for the EC-DH circuit and VH in salt-LCP learning, as well as a functional dissociation between the DH and VH...
  8. ncbi request reprint Unreinforced spatial (latent) learning is mediated by a circuit that includes dorsal entorhinal cortex and fimbria fornix
    Stephane Gaskin
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 17:586-94. 2007
    ..2005) Hippocampus 15:1085-1093) the findings also suggest that the acquisition of certain kinds of unreinforced information by this circuit is independent of the hippocampus...
  9. ncbi request reprint Inactivation of the dorsal hippocampus does not affect learning during exploration of a novel environment
    Stephane Gaskin
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 15:1085-93. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Cooperation and competition between the dorsal hippocampus and lateral amygdala in spatial discrimination learning
    Stephane Gaskin
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 16:577-85. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Amygdala c-Fos induction corresponds to unconditioned and conditioned aversive stimuli but not to freezing
    Matthew R Holahan
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1
    Behav Brain Res 152:109-20. 2004
    ..This activity may contribute to an aversive affective state (or "fear"). Behaviors promoted by this state, such as freezing, may be mediated in other brain areas, or by other neurons in the amygdala...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dorsal hippocampus function in learning and expressing a spatial discrimination
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Learn Mem 13:119-22. 2006
    ..Previous research showed that a functional dorsal hippocampus is not required for latent learning. The present experiments show that it is required for learning about food availability, and during retrieval of both types of information...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of fimbria-fornix, hippocampus, and amygdala lesions on discrimination between proximal locations
    Sin Chee Chai
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 118:770-84. 2004
    ..A hippocampus/fimbria-fornix system and an amygdala system process different information about the same learning situation simultaneously and in parallel...
  14. doi request reprint Temporary inactivation of the dorsal entorhinal cortex impairs acquisition and retrieval of spatial information
    Stephane Gaskin
    Center for Studies in Behavioural Neurobiology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 93:203-7. 2010
    ..Interactions between the entorhinal cortex and hippocampus in the acquisition and expression of the information required for this discrimination are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Neural circuits mediating latent learning and conditioning for salt in the rat
    Eric M Stouffer
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Que, Canada H3A 1B1
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 86:91-9. 2006
    ..In contrast, the CCPs depend on the amygdala and a circuit that includes the hippocampus and fimbria-fornix, possibly as a conduit of motivational information from subcortical structures...
  16. pmc Intra-amygdala muscimol injections impair freezing and place avoidance in aversive contextual conditioning
    Matthew R Holahan
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, Canada
    Learn Mem 11:436-46. 2004
    ..The possibility that the CR is a set of internal responses that produces both freezing and avoidance as well as other behavioral effects is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Learning the morphine conditioned cue preference: cue configuration determines effects of lesions
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Canada QC H3A 1B1
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 81:786-96. 2005
    ..Each type was learned in a different memory system and so was impaired by different lesions. These findings contribute to understanding the nature of the learning processes that produce the morphine CCP...
  18. ncbi request reprint Involuntary, unreinforced (pure) spatial learning is impaired by fimbria-fornix but not by dorsal hippocampus lesions
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 13:324-33. 2003
    ..An intact fimbria-fornix is required for acquisition but not expression of this form of learning. The hippocampus is not involved in this form of learning...
  19. ncbi request reprint The role of stimulus ambiguity and movement in spatial navigation: a multiple memory systems analysis of location discrimination
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, QC H3A 1B1, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 82:216-29. 2004
    ..Instances of co-operative behavioral outputs from memory systems that facilitate location discriminations and of competitive outputs that impede discriminations are described...
  20. ncbi request reprint Amygdala inactivation blocks expression of conditioned memory modulation and the promotion of avoidance and freezing
    Matthew R Holahan
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 118:24-35. 2004
    ..These conditioned internal responses may comprise the intervening variable of "conditioned fear" and may promote observable behaviors, the form of which is determined by the environment in which they occur...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mnemonic functions of dorsal striatum and hippocampus in aversive conditioning
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Que, Canada H3A 1B1
    Behav Brain Res 142:99-107. 2003
    ..The functions of the these two structures in relation to that of the amygdala in the mediation of conditioned freezing are discussed...
  22. doi request reprint Ultrasonic vocalization ratios reflect the influence of motivational state and amygdala lesions on different types of taste avoidance learning
    Selma Hamdani
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 217:88-98. 2011
    ..The amygdala-independent negative affective response and reduced consumption in nearly satiated rats could be due to a form of latent learning of a stimulus-outcome association...
  23. doi request reprint Lesions of basolateral and central amygdala differentiate conditioned cue preference learning with and without unreinforced preexposure
    Maliha Naeem
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Docteur Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 125:84-92. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint How independent are parallel memory systems? A theoretical comment on Gibson and Shettleworth (2005)
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 119:1158-64. 2005
    ..The discussion illustrates the importance of considering both behavioral and physiological information for understanding how learning and memory functions are organized in the brain...
  25. doi request reprint Some highlights of research on the effects of caudate nucleus lesions over the past 200 years
    Norman M White
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC H3A 1B1, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 199:3-23. 2009
    ..The possibility that the spatial distribution of the patch and matrix compartments within the caudoputamen underlies these regional differences is discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint A latent cue preference based on sodium depletion in rats
    Eric M Stouffer
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, QC H3A 1B1, Canada
    Learn Mem 12:549-52. 2005
    ..These results show that rats can latently acquire associations between environmental cues and the taste of salt, and can use this information flexibly to guide behavior based upon internal cues produced by sodium deprivation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Conditioned memory modulation, freezing, and avoidance as measures of amygdala-mediated conditioned fear
    Matthew R Holahan
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 77:250-75. 2002
    ....