Charlotte A Boettiger
Affiliation: University of California
- Frontal networks for learning and executing arbitrary stimulus-response associationsCharlotte A Boettiger
Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center, University of California, San Francisco, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
J Neurosci 25:2723-32. 2005..Our results show that distinct components of the dorsolateral, ventrolateral, and anterior PFC, lateral premotor cortex, supplementary motor area, and the striatum are involved in learning versus executing categorical S-R rules...
- Immediate reward bias in humans: fronto-parietal networks and a role for the catechol-O-methyltransferase 158(Val/Val) genotypeCharlotte A Boettiger
Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
J Neurosci 27:14383-91. 2007..These results shed new light on the neurobiological underpinnings of temporal discounting behavior and identify novel behavioral and neural consequences of genetic variation in dopamine metabolism...
- Cellular, circuit, and synaptic mechanisms in song learningAllison J Doupe
Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, and Department of Physiology, Box 0444, HSE 802, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1016:495-523. 2004..Moreover, studies of such mechanisms in this basal ganglia circuit specialized for song may shed light more generally on how basal ganglia circuits function in guiding motor learning using sensory feedback signals...
- Endogenous opioid blockade and impulsive responding in alcoholics and healthy controlsJennifer M Mitchell
Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center, University of California at San Francisco, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 32:439-49. 2007..Determining the biological basis of this dependence could have important implications for effective alcoholism treatment...