B W Balleine

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of the dorsal striatum in reward and decision-making
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 27:8161-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Still at the choice-point: action selection and initiation in instrumental conditioning
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1104:147-71. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of lesions of the basolateral amygdala on instrumental conditioning
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 23:666-75. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceptual learning enhances retrospective revaluation of conditioned flavor preferences in rats
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 31:341-50. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Neural bases of food-seeking: affect, arousal and reward in corticostriatolimbic circuits
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, United States
    Physiol Behav 86:717-30. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Motivational control of blocking
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 32:33-43. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Parallel incentive processing: an integrated view of amygdala function
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Trends Neurosci 29:272-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of lesions of the insular cortex on instrumental conditioning: evidence for a role in incentive memory
    B W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 20:8954-64. 2000
  9. doi request reprint The integrative function of the basal ganglia in instrumental conditioning
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Behav Brain Res 199:43-52. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of the nucleus accumbens in instrumental conditioning: Evidence of a functional dissociation between accumbens core and shell
    L H Corbit
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 21:3251-60. 2001

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Publications51

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of the dorsal striatum in reward and decision-making
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 27:8161-5. 2007
    ..We review key evidence from recent studies in rodent, nonhuman primate, and human subjects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Still at the choice-point: action selection and initiation in instrumental conditioning
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1104:147-71. 2007
    ..We discuss a conceptual model that integrates these processes and its neural implementation...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of lesions of the basolateral amygdala on instrumental conditioning
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 23:666-75. 2003
    ..Together these results suggest that in instrumental conditioning, the BLA mediates outcome encoding, specifically relating the sensory features of nutritive commodities to the emotional consequences induced by their consumption...
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceptual learning enhances retrospective revaluation of conditioned flavor preferences in rats
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 31:341-50. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Neural bases of food-seeking: affect, arousal and reward in corticostriatolimbic circuits
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, United States
    Physiol Behav 86:717-30. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Motivational control of blocking
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 32:33-43. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Parallel incentive processing: an integrated view of amygdala function
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Trends Neurosci 29:272-9. 2006
    ..Given that there is little if any direct behavioral evidence for the serial model, we suggest that more attention should be given to the claims of the parallel view...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of lesions of the insular cortex on instrumental conditioning: evidence for a role in incentive memory
    B W Balleine
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 20:8954-64. 2000
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The integrative function of the basal ganglia in instrumental conditioning
    Bernard W Balleine
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Behav Brain Res 199:43-52. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of the nucleus accumbens in instrumental conditioning: Evidence of a functional dissociation between accumbens core and shell
    L H Corbit
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 21:3251-60. 2001
    ..This double dissociation suggests that nucleus accumbens core and shell differentially mediate the impact of instrumental and Pavlovian incentive processes, respectively, on instrumental performance...
  11. ncbi request reprint The role of prelimbic cortex in instrumental conditioning
    Laura H Corbit
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Behav Brain Res 146:145-57. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint Lesions of mediodorsal thalamus and anterior thalamic nuclei produce dissociable effects on instrumental conditioning in rats
    Laura H Corbit
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles CA 90095, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 18:1286-94. 2003
    ..In contrast, far from producing a deficit, ANT lesioned rats were as sensitive to the effects of these behavioural manipulations as the sham lesioned controls...
  13. ncbi request reprint Double dissociation of basolateral and central amygdala lesions on the general and outcome-specific forms of pavlovian-instrumental transfer
    Laura H Corbit
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 25:962-70. 2005
    ..Together, these results suggest that the BLA mediates outcome-specific incentive processes, whereas CN is involved in controlling the general motivational influence of reward-related events...
  14. ncbi request reprint General and outcome-specific forms of Pavlovian-instrumental transfer: the effect of shifts in motivational state and inactivation of the ventral tegmental area
    Laura H Corbit
    Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center, Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 26:3141-9. 2007
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  15. pmc Disruption of endogenous opioid activity during instrumental learning enhances habit acquisition
    K M Wassum
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Neuroscience 163:770-80. 2009
    ..These data suggest that an intact endogenous opioid system is necessary for normal goal-directed learning and more importantly, reveal that a compromised endogenous opioid system during learning enhances the habitual control of actions...
  16. ncbi request reprint The role of the hippocampus in instrumental conditioning
    L H Corbit
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 20:4233-9. 2000
    ..These results suggest that, in instrumental conditioning, lesions of the dorsal hippocampus selectively impair the ability of rats to represent the causal relationship between an action and its consequences...
  17. ncbi request reprint The role of the dorsomedial striatum in instrumental conditioning
    Henry H Yin
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 22:513-23. 2005
    ..Taken together, these results suggest that the posterior region of the DMS is a crucial neural substrate for the acquisition and expression of action-outcome associations in instrumental conditioning...
  18. ncbi request reprint Blockade of NMDA receptors in the dorsomedial striatum prevents action-outcome learning in instrumental conditioning
    Henry H Yin
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 22:505-12. 2005
    ..These experiments provide the first direct evidence that, in instrumental conditioning, NMDARs in the dorsomedial striatum are involved in encoding action-outcome associations...
  19. pmc A specific role for posterior dorsolateral striatum in human habit learning
    Elizabeth Tricomi
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 29:2225-32. 2009
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  20. pmc Distinct opioid circuits determine the palatability and the desirability of rewarding events
    K M Wassum
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:12512-7. 2009
    ..Rather, changes in palatability and in the incentive value assigned to rewarding events seem to be mediated by distinct neural processes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Consolidation and reconsolidation of incentive learning in the amygdala
    Szu Han Wang
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Neurosci 25:830-5. 2005
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  22. pmc Extracting functional equivalence from reversing contingencies
    Mimi Liljeholm
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 36:165-71. 2010
    ..The results challenge simple associative, and attentional, accounts of acquired equivalence and favor the view that this effect is mediated by comparisons of the similarity of adjacent cue-outcome structures...
  23. pmc Acquisition and performance of goal-directed instrumental actions depends on ERK signaling in distinct regions of dorsal striatum in rats
    Michael W Shiflett
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 30:2951-9. 2010
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  24. doi request reprint Evidence of action sequence chunking in goal-directed instrumental conditioning and its dependence on the dorsomedial prefrontal cortex
    Sean B Ostlund
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 29:8280-7. 2009
    ..These findings demonstrate that rats can use sequence-level representations, or action chunks, to organize their behavior in a goal-directed manner and indicate that the dmPFC plays a critical role in this process...
  25. ncbi request reprint The contribution of orbitofrontal cortex to action selection
    Sean B Ostlund
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 14563, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1121:174-92. 2007
    ..Rather than processing goal value, therefore, we hypothesize that the contribution of the OFC to goal-directed action is limited to encoding predictive stimulus-outcome relationships that can bias instrumental response selection...
  26. ncbi request reprint Genetic control of instrumental conditioning by striatopallidal neuron-specific S1P receptor Gpr6
    Mary Kay Lobo
    Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California at Los Angeles, 695 Charles Young Drive South, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nat Neurosci 10:1395-7. 2007
    ..Thus, Gpr6 is the first striatopallidal neuron-specific genetic regulator of instrumental conditioning in a mammal...
  27. pmc Differential involvement of the basolateral amygdala and mediodorsal thalamus in instrumental action selection
    Sean B Ostlund
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 28:4398-405. 2008
    ..These findings demonstrate that the BLA and MD make important yet distinct contributions to instrumental action selection...
  28. doi request reprint Mediated conditioning versus retrospective revaluation in humans: the influence of physical and functional similarity of cues
    Mimi Liljeholm
    Department of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 62:470-82. 2009
    ..The implications of these results for previously reported differences between humans and nonprimate animals are discussed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Stimulus salience and retrospective revaluation
    Mimi Liljeholm
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 32:481-7. 2006
    ..In Experiment 2B, extinction of the more salient element was found to be more effective than its reinforcement in producing retrospective revaluation of the less salient element. The implications of these results are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Motivational control of second-order conditioning
    Neil E Winterbauer
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 90095, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 31:334-40. 2005
    ..Even when the US was irrelevant to the training motivational state, shifts in state revealed that it was encoded within the associative structure supporting 2nd-order responding...
  31. ncbi request reprint Lesions of medial prefrontal cortex disrupt the acquisition but not the expression of goal-directed learning
    Sean B Ostlund
    Department of Psychology, The Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 25:7763-70. 2005
    ..These results indicate that the mPFC is selectively involved in the acquisition, but not the permanent storage or expression, of action-outcome associations in instrumental conditioning...
  32. ncbi request reprint Lesions of dorsolateral striatum preserve outcome expectancy but disrupt habit formation in instrumental learning
    Henry H Yin
    Department of Psychology, and Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 19:181-9. 2004
    ..Furthermore, it suggests that, when the habit system is disrupted, control over instrumental performance reverts to the system controlling the performance of goal-directed instrumental actions...
  33. ncbi request reprint Instrumental and Pavlovian incentive processes have dissociable effects on components of a heterogeneous instrumental chain
    Laura H Corbit
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Box 951563, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 29:99-106. 2003
    ..Together these data suggest that Pavlovian and instrumental incentive manipulations have dissociable effects on instrumental performance...
  34. ncbi request reprint Orbitofrontal cortex mediates outcome encoding in Pavlovian but not instrumental conditioning
    Sean B Ostlund
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1563, USA
    J Neurosci 27:4819-25. 2007
    ..In contrast, OFC-lesioned rats stopped responding to both stimuli, regardless of their predictive status. Together, these findings suggest that the OFC supports outcome encoding in pavlovian, but not instrumental conditioning...
  35. ncbi request reprint Helplessness and escape performance: glutamate-adenosine interactions in the frontal cortex
    Aimee M Hunter
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1563, USA
    Behav Neurosci 117:123-35. 2003
    ..These findings are consistent with the involvement of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor activation in the frontal cortex in the helplessness effect...
  36. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity to instrumental contingency degradation is mediated by the entorhinal cortex and its efferents via the dorsal hippocampus
    Laura H Corbit
    Department of Psychology University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 22:10976-84. 2002
    ..The data from these tests suggest that the deficits observed previously after electrolytic hippocampal lesions were the result of damage to entorhinal efferents...
  37. pmc Extracellular dopamine levels in striatal subregions track shifts in motivation and response cost during instrumental conditioning
    Sean B Ostlund
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Neurosci 31:200-7. 2011
    ..Together, the results indicate that tonic DA contributes to the control of instrumental performance by conveying information about the costs and benefits of responding to different striatal subregions...
  38. pmc Micro-opioid receptor activation in the basolateral amygdala mediates the learning of increases but not decreases in the incentive value of a food reward
    Kate M Wassum
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Neurosci 31:1591-9. 2011
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  39. ncbi request reprint The role of Pavlovian cues in alcohol seeking in dependent and nondependent rats
    Suzette V Glasner
    Department of Psychiatry, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Thalians E 142, 8730 Alden Drive, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:53-61. 2005
    ..The present study examined the impact of ethanol- (ETOH) associated cues on selective ETOH-seeking behavior, using a Pavlovian-instrumental transfer design in groups of alcohol-dependent and nondependent rats...
  40. ncbi request reprint The influence of Pavlovian cues on instrumental performance is mediated by CaMKII activity in the striatum
    Brian J Wiltgen
    Department of Psychology and the Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 25:2491-7. 2007
    ..Therefore, the current experiments demonstrate that normal CaMKII activity in the striatum is essential for the motivational effects of reward cues on goal-directed actions...
  41. ncbi request reprint An assessment of factors contributing to instrumental performance for sexual reward in the rat
    James C Woodson
    University of California Los Angeles, 90095 1563, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol B 55:75-88. 2002
    ..These data suggest that organizational steroid exposure perinatally affects the actual reward value assigned to oestrous females in adulthood, in combination with consummatory sexual experience...
  42. ncbi request reprint Sensorimotor gating abnormalities in young males with fragile X syndrome and Fmr1-knockout mice
    P W Frankland
    Department of Neurobiology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 9:417-25. 2004
    ..However, since these phenotypic changes are opposite in direction, they also suggest that murine compensatory mechanisms following loss of FMR1 function differ from those in humans...
  43. ncbi request reprint Sexual experience interacts with steroid exposure to shape the partner preferences of rats
    James C Woodson
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1653, USA
    Horm Behav 42:148-57. 2002
    ..These results suggest that sexual experience interacts with steroid exposure to shape partner preference...
  44. ncbi request reprint The L-type calcium channel blocker nimodipine mitigates "learned helplessness" in rats
    Samar Saade
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 74:269-78. 2003
    ..Finally, administration of nimodipine at two of the three time points did improve escape responding, but only when injected immediately prior both to shock exposure and the shuttle escape test...
  45. pmc Calculating consequences: brain systems that encode the causal effects of actions
    Saori C Tanaka
    Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences and Computation and Neural Systems Program, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91125, USA
    J Neurosci 28:6750-5. 2008
    ..These results reveal the involvement of distinct brain regions in the computational processes that establish the causal efficacy of actions, providing insight into the neural mechanisms underlying the adaptive control of behavior...
  46. ncbi request reprint Current trends in decision making
    Bernard W Balleine
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1104:xi-xv. 2007
  47. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory sensory preconditioning detected with a sodium depletion procedure
    Alfredo Espinet
    Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad de Malaga, Malaga, Spain
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 61:240-7. 2008
    ..These results provide direct evidence of inhibition between two neutral stimuli and, therefore, of inhibitory sensory preconditioning...
  48. ncbi request reprint Inactivation of dorsolateral striatum enhances sensitivity to changes in the action-outcome contingency in instrumental conditioning
    Henry H Yin
    Laboratory for Integrative Neuroscience, NIAAA NIH, 5625 Fishers Lane, Room TS 13, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Behav Brain Res 166:189-96. 2006
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Reward, motivation, and reinforcement learning
    Peter Dayan
    Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College London, 17 Queen Square, WC1N 3AR, London, United Kingdom
    Neuron 36:285-98. 2002
    ..We review the data and consider the involvement of a rich collection of different neural systems in various aspects of these forms of conditioning. Dopamine plays a pivotal, but complicated, role...
  50. ncbi request reprint Instrumental learning in hyperdopaminergic mice
    Henry H Yin
    Laboratory for Integrative Neuroscience, Section of Synaptic Pharmacology, NIAAA NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 85:283-8. 2006
    ..These results suggest that the elevated dopaminergic tone reduced the selectivity of stimulus control over conditioned behavior, but did not affect instrumental learning...