Journal Club - Fall 2012
October 24 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Stone Hall B2
Join us for Journal Club!
Aug 29– Tom Talavage PhD, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Founding Director, Purdue fMRI facility
Greg Tamer, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Biomedical Engineering and Purdue fMRI facility
fMRI methodology applicable to ingestive behavior research
Reading link: http://www.hindawi.com/journals/edr/2012/764017/
Sept 26– Leah Hibel PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept of Human Development and Family Studies
Stress and human behavior
Kudielka BM, et al. Why do we respond so differently? Reviewing determinants of human salivary cortisol responses to challenge. Psychoneuroendocrinology 2009;34:2-18.
Granger DA, et al. Integration of salivary biomarkers into developmental and behaviorally-oriented research: problems and solutions for collecting specimens. Physiology & Behavior 2007;583-90.
Oct 24– Edward Fox PhD, Associate Professor, Dept of Psychological Sciences
Role of BDNF in diet-induced obesity
Yu Y et al. Energy-restricted pair-feeding normalizes low levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor/tyrosine kinase B mRNA expression in the hippocampus, but not ventromedial hypothalamic nucleus, in diet-induced obese mice. Neuroscience 2009;295-306.
Nov 28– David Kareken MD, IU School of Medicine
fMRI assessment of appetite
Reading link: TBA