Benoist Schaal

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Human breast areolae as scent organs: morphological data and possible involvement in maternal-neonatal coadaptation
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre des Sciences du Goût, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique UMR 5170 CNRS Université de Bourgogne Inra, Dijon, France
    Dev Psychobiol 48:100-10. 2006
  2. pmc The secretion of areolar (Montgomery's) glands from lactating women elicits selective, unconditional responses in neonates
    Sébastien Doucet
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5170, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7579. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Mammary olfactory signalisation in females and odor processing in neonates: ways evolved by rabbits and humans
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Groupe d Ethologie et de Psychobiologie Sensorielle, CNRS, Universite de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
    Behav Brain Res 200:346-58. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Chemical and behavioural characterization of the rabbit mammary pheromone
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, CNRS fre 2328, 21000 Dijon, France
    Nature 424:68-72. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Olfaction in the fetal and premature infant: functional status and clinical implications
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre des Sciences du Goût, CNRS UMR 5170, Universite de Bourgogne, 15 rue Picardet, 21000 Dijon, France
    Clin Perinatol 31:261-85, vi-vii. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Independence of first- and second-order memories in newborn rabbits
    Gérard Coureaud
    Equipe Ethologie Développementale et Psychologie Cognitive, Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, UMR 6265 CNRS INRA Université de Bourgogne Agrosup Dijon, 21000 Dijon, France
    Learn Mem 18:401-4. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Hedonic reactivity to visual and olfactory cues: rapid facial electromyographic reactions are altered in anorexia nervosa
    Robert Soussignan
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, CNRS UMR 6265, Dijon, France
    Biol Psychol 86:265-72. 2011
  8. doi request reprint An overlooked aspect of the human breast: areolar glands in relation with breastfeeding pattern, neonatal weight gain, and the dynamics of lactation
    Sébastien Doucet
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group, Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, Dijon, France
    Early Hum Dev 88:119-28. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint A pheromone that rapidly promotes learning in the newborn
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5170, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite de Bourgogne, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, 21000 Dijon, France
    Curr Biol 16:1956-61. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Perception of odor blending mixtures in the newborn rabbit
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Equipe d Ethologie et de Psychobiologie Sensorielle, UMR 5170 CNRS UB INRA, Dijon 21000, France
    Physiol Behav 95:194-9. 2008

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Human breast areolae as scent organs: morphological data and possible involvement in maternal-neonatal coadaptation
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre des Sciences du Goût, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique UMR 5170 CNRS Université de Bourgogne Inra, Dijon, France
    Dev Psychobiol 48:100-10. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the maternal endowment in AG may contribute to the infants' breastfeeding performance, early growth, and the mother's lactation onset...
  2. pmc The secretion of areolar (Montgomery's) glands from lactating women elicits selective, unconditional responses in neonates
    Sébastien Doucet
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5170, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7579. 2009
    ..The communicative meaning of human areolae for newborn infants was examined here in directly exposing 3-day old neonates to the secretion from the areolar glands of Montgomery donated by non related, non familiar lactating women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mammary olfactory signalisation in females and odor processing in neonates: ways evolved by rabbits and humans
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Groupe d Ethologie et de Psychobiologie Sensorielle, CNRS, Universite de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
    Behav Brain Res 200:346-58. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Chemical and behavioural characterization of the rabbit mammary pheromone
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, CNRS fre 2328, 21000 Dijon, France
    Nature 424:68-72. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Olfaction in the fetal and premature infant: functional status and clinical implications
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre des Sciences du Goût, CNRS UMR 5170, Universite de Bourgogne, 15 rue Picardet, 21000 Dijon, France
    Clin Perinatol 31:261-85, vi-vii. 2004
    ..Finally, it evaluates odors as sensory means to ameliorate the physiologic and behavioral responses of preterm infants to the adverse impacts of separation from mother, nonoral feeding, or iatrogenic distress...
  6. doi request reprint Independence of first- and second-order memories in newborn rabbits
    Gérard Coureaud
    Equipe Ethologie Développementale et Psychologie Cognitive, Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, UMR 6265 CNRS INRA Université de Bourgogne Agrosup Dijon, 21000 Dijon, France
    Learn Mem 18:401-4. 2011
    ..Thus, in this model of neonatal appetitive odor learning, second-order memory seems to depend on first-order memory for its formation but not for its maintenance...
  7. doi request reprint Hedonic reactivity to visual and olfactory cues: rapid facial electromyographic reactions are altered in anorexia nervosa
    Robert Soussignan
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, CNRS UMR 6265, Dijon, France
    Biol Psychol 86:265-72. 2011
    ..The findings suggest that the automatic processing of pleasantness might be altered in AN, with the sensitivity to reward being modulated by controlled processes...
  8. doi request reprint An overlooked aspect of the human breast: areolar glands in relation with breastfeeding pattern, neonatal weight gain, and the dynamics of lactation
    Sébastien Doucet
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group, Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, Dijon, France
    Early Hum Dev 88:119-28. 2012
    ..Further, it took longer to primiparae with lower AG counts to set on lactation. This study confirms and extends the fact that AG, in interaction with maternal experience, might influence the initiation of the breastfeeding relationship...
  9. ncbi request reprint A pheromone that rapidly promotes learning in the newborn
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5170, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Universite de Bourgogne, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, 21000 Dijon, France
    Curr Biol 16:1956-61. 2006
    ..This reveals that a mammalian pheromone can function as a "cognitive organizer" that promotes early learning of relevant environmental cues...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perception of odor blending mixtures in the newborn rabbit
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Equipe d Ethologie et de Psychobiologie Sensorielle, UMR 5170 CNRS UB INRA, Dijon 21000, France
    Physiol Behav 95:194-9. 2008
    ..4). Therefore, both elemental and configural processing of the mixture seem to be displayed by rabbit pups, suggesting that neonatal perception of a simple odor mixture may involve more than the perception of its constituents...
  11. ncbi request reprint How does a newly born mouse get to the nipple? Odor substrates eliciting first nipple grasping and sucking responses
    Syrina Al Aïn
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group Centre for Smell, Taste and Food Science CNRS, Université de Bourgogne Inra, Dijon, France
    Dev Psychobiol 55:888-901. 2013
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Pleasure for visual and olfactory stimuli evoking energy-dense foods is decreased in anorexia nervosa
    Tao Jiang
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, Dijon, France
    Psychiatry Res 180:42-7. 2010
    ..Taken together these results reflect more the influence of core symptoms in anorexia nervosa (fear of gaining weight) than an overall inability to experience pleasure...
  13. doi request reprint Testing smell when it is really vital: behavioral assays of social odors in the neonatal mouse
    Benoist Schaal
    Centre des Sciences du Goût, CNRS UMR 6265, Universite de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
    Methods Mol Biol 1068:349-71. 2013
    ..Moreover, testing neonates also may also lead to characterize unsuspected strategies of murine females to produce and release odor messages. ..
  14. doi request reprint Mammary odor cues and pheromones: mammalian infant-directed communication about maternal state, mammae, and milk
    Benoist Schaal
    Research Group in Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology, Center for Taste and Smell Science, CNRS, Dijon, France
    Vitam Horm 83:83-136. 2010
    ..But the ways by which these chemical cues are produced and assembled on the mammae are both diverse between species and complex within species, offering an outstanding opportunity for comparative analyses in chemical communication...
  15. doi request reprint A pheromone to behave, a pheromone to learn: the rabbit mammary pheromone
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, UMR 6265 CNRS, UMR 1324 INRA, Universite de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
    J Comp Physiol A Neuroethol Sens Neural Behav Physiol 196:779-90. 2010
    ..Finally, as this mode of conditioning also promotes learning of mixtures of odorants, it supports investigations related to the capacity of neonatal olfaction to extract biological value from the complex environment...
  16. doi request reprint Alliesthesia to food cues: heterogeneity across stimuli and sensory modalities
    Tao Jiang
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, CNRS UMR 5170, Université Bourgogne, 15 rue Hugues Picardet, 21000 Dijon, France
    Physiol Behav 95:464-70. 2008
    ..Finally, the shift in wanting between pre- and post-meal state was more important than the shift in liking. These results suggest that alliesthesia may be influenced by both metabolic and non-metabolic factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Elemental and configural processing of odour mixtures in the newborn rabbit
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Equipe d Ethologie et de Psychobiologie Sensorielle, UMR 5170 CNRS UB INRA, Dijon 21000, France
    J Exp Biol 212:2525-31. 2009
    ..To sum up, the present experiments give concrete support to the partially configural perception of specific odour mixtures by newborn rabbits...
  18. ncbi request reprint The "smellscape" of mother's breast: effects of odor masking and selective unmasking on neonatal arousal, oral, and visual responses
    Sébastien Doucet
    Equipe d Ethologie et de Psychobiologie Sensorielle Centre des Sciences du Goût UMR 5170 CNRS, Dijon, France
    Dev Psychobiol 49:129-38. 2007
    ..This study shows that volatile compounds originating in areolar secretions or milk release mouthing, stimulate eye opening, and delay and reduce crying in newborns...
  19. doi request reprint Orientation of newborn mice to lactating females: identifying biological substrates of semiochemical interest
    Syrina Al Aïn
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group, Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, CNRS UMR 6265, Université de Bourgogne Inra, Dijon, France
    Dev Psychobiol 55:113-24. 2013
    ..The equivalent attraction of these different odor substrates may derive either from overlap in chemical constituents, or from associative learning during nursing...
  20. doi request reprint Orofacial reactivity to the sight and smell of food stimuli. Evidence for anticipatory liking related to food reward cues in overweight children
    Robert Soussignan
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Group, Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, CNRS UMR 6265, Universite de Bourgogne, 1324 INRA, 9E Boulevard Jeanne d Arc, Dijon, France
    Appetite 58:508-16. 2012
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Newborn rabbit responsiveness to the mammary pheromone is concentration-dependent
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre des Sciences du Goût, Equipe d Ethiologie et de Pschobiologie Sensorielle, UMR 5170 CNRS Université de Bourgogne Inra, Dijon, France
    Chem Senses 29:341-50. 2004
    ..Finally, Experiment 3 used deodorized milk as the solvent of the MP; despite this change in the physico-chemical context of stimulation, similar results were reached...
  22. ncbi request reprint The nose tells it to the eyes: crossmodal associations between olfaction and vision
    Alix Seigneuric
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, UMR6265 CNRS, Universite de Bourgogne, INRA, AgroSup Dijon, 21000 Dijon, France
    Perception 39:1541-54. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that odours can affect visual processing by attracting attention to the possible odour source and by facilitating its identification...
  23. pmc Eye-catching odors: olfaction elicits sustained gazing to faces and eyes in 4-month-old infants
    Karine Durand
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group, Center for Smell, Taste and Food Science, Dijon, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e70677. 2013
    ..Thus, 4-month-old infants are sensitive to the contextual effects of odors while looking at faces. This suggests that early social attention to faces is mediated by visual as well as non-visual cues. ..
  24. doi request reprint Experience influences elemental and configural perception of certain binary odour mixtures in newborn rabbits
    Charlotte Sinding
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, UMR 6265 CNRS, UMR 1324 INRA, Universite de Bourgogne, AgroSup Dijon, Dijon, France
    J Exp Biol 214:4171-8. 2011
    ..Thus, experience contributes to the neonatal perception of odour mixtures and adds plasticity to the perceptual system. However, this impact remains dependent on the chemical composition of the mixtures...
  25. ncbi request reprint Transnatal olfactory continuity in the rabbit: behavioral evidence and short-term consequence of its disruption
    Gérard Coureaud
    Ethology and Sensory Psychobiology Group, Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, CNRS fre 2049 Dijon, France
    Dev Psychobiol 40:372-90. 2002
    ..The odor component of the feto-neonatal transitional environment revealed indeed to affect the ability of certain pups to gain colostrum and milk at the very first sucking opportunities (Experiment 8)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Learning at the breast: preference formation for an artificial scent and its attraction against the odor of maternal milk
    Maryse Delaunay-El Allam
    Ethology and Sensory Psychobiology Group, Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, Unite Mixte de Recherche, 5170 CNRS Université de Bourgogne Inra, 15 rue Picardet, 21000 Dijon, France
    Infant Behav Dev 29:308-21. 2006
    ..In sum, reinforcements related with the early episodes of breastfeeding mediate the rapid development of novel odor preferences in human infants...
  27. pmc Rabbit neonates and human adults perceive a blending 6-component odor mixture in a comparable manner
    Charlotte Sinding
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, Dijon, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e53534. 2013
    ....
  28. pmc An odor timer in milk? Synchrony in the odor of milk effluvium and neonatal chemosensation in the mouse
    Syrina Al Aïn
    Developmental Ethology and Cognitive Psychology Group, Center for Smell, Taste and Food Science, CNRS, UMR 6265, Universite de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e47228. 2012
    ..This developmental shift in milk attractivity is discussed in terms of changing chemosensory properties of milk and of shifting chemosensory abilities/experience of pups...
  29. doi request reprint Proportion of odorants impacts the configural versus elemental perception of a binary blending mixture in newborn rabbits
    Gérard Coureaud
    CNRS, Centre des Sciences du Goût, Equipe Ethologie Développementale et Psychologie Cognitive, Dijon, France
    Chem Senses 36:693-700. 2011
    ..These results confirm the configural perception of certain odor mixtures by young organisms and reveal that the proportion of components is a key factor influencing their coding, recognition, and discrimination of complex stimuli...
  30. ncbi request reprint Pheromone-induced olfactory memory in newborn rabbits: Involvement of consolidation and reconsolidation processes
    Gérard Coureaud
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, UMR CNRS Université de Bourgogne Inra, Dijon, France
    Learn Mem 16:470-3. 2009
    ..By extending these notions to appetitive memory, the results reveal that consolidation and reconsolidation processes are characteristics of associative memories of positive events not only in the adult, but also in the newborn...
  31. ncbi request reprint Human newborns prefer human milk: conspecific milk odor is attractive without postnatal exposure
    Luc Marlier
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
    Child Dev 76:155-68. 2005
    ..These results demonstrate that the odor of HM is more attractive to human newborns than FM and that this preference is independent of postnatal feeding experience...
  32. ncbi request reprint Odorization of a novel object can influence infant's exploratory behavior in unexpected ways
    Karine Durand
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, CNRS UMR 5170, Université de Bourgogne Inra, 15 rue Picardet, 21000 Dijon, France
    Infant Behav Dev 31:629-36. 2008
    ..The implications of these findings for understanding how infants use their senses, namely their olfactory sense, in early exploratory behavior are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint When the nose must remain responsive: glutathione conjugation of the mammary pheromone in the newborn rabbit
    Arièle Legendre
    Centre des Sciences du Gout et de l Alimentation, UMR 6265 CNRS, UMR 1324 INRA, Universite de Bourgogne, 9 Boulevard Jeanne d Arc, 21000 Dijon, France and
    Chem Senses 39:425-37. 2014
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Alternation between foods within a meal. Influence on satiation and consumption in humans
    Laurent Brondel
    Centre Européen des Sciences du Goût, UMR CNRS 5170, 21000 Dijon, France
    Appetite 53:203-9. 2009
    ..These differences in intakes could result from differences in sensory-specific satiety via disruption of habituation...