Psychological Sciences Faculty
Associate Professor, Behavioral Neuroscience
Department of Psychological Sciences
703 Third Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2081 USA
Psychological Sciences, Room 1230
Degree: Ph.D. University of Cincinnati, 2002
General research interests include neuroendocrine regulation of food intake and body weight, neurobiology of eating disorders and stress.
Kinzig, K. P., Honors M. A., Hargrave S. L, Davenport B. M., Strader A. D., & Wendt D. (2010) Sensitivity to the anorectic effects of leptin is retained in rats maintained on a ketogenic diet despite increased adiposity. Neuroendocrinology, 92(2):100-11.
Kinzig, K. P. & Hargrave, S. L. (2010) Adolescent activity-based anorexia induces increased anxiety-like behavior in adulthood. Physiology & Behavior, 101(2):269-76.
Kinzig, K. P., Honors, M. A., & Hargrave, S. L. (2010) Insulin sensitivity and glucose tolerance are altered by maintenance on a ketogenic diet. Endocrinology, 151(7):3105-14.
Honors, M. A, Hargrave, S. L. & Kinzig, K. P. (2011) Glucose tolerance in response to a high fat diet is improved by a high protein diet. Obesity, epub ahead of print
Hargrave, S. L. & Kinzig K. P. (2011) Repeated gastric distension alters neuroendcrine responses to food intake. Physiology & Behavior, 105(4):975-81.
Hargrave, SL. & Kinzig, KP. (2012) Repeated gastric distension alters food intake and neuroendocrine profiles in rats. Physiology & Behavior, 105, 269-76.
Honors, MA & Kinzig, KP. (2012), The role of insulin resistance in the development of muscle wasting during cancer cachexia. Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia, and Muscle, 3, 5-11.
Honors, M.A. & Kinzig, K.P. (2013) Chronic exendin-4 treatment prevents the development of cancer cachexia symptoms in male rats bearing the Yoshida sarcoma. Hormones and Cancer, (Epub ahead of print).Honors, MA & Kinzig, K.P. (2013) Characterization of the Yoshida sarcoma” a model of cancer cachexia. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(10):2687-94.
Davidson, T.L., Hargrave, S.L., Swithers, S.E., Sample, C.H., Fu, X., Kinzig, K.P., & Zheng, W. (2013) Inter-relationships among diet, obesity, and hippocampal-dependent cognitive function. Neuroscience, 253C:110-122.
Honors, M.A. and Kinzig*, K.P., (2014).Diet-induced obesity and insulin resistance spur tumor Growth and cancer cachexia in rats bearing the Yoshida sarcoma. Nutrition and Cancer, 66(5);872-8.
Honors, M.A. and Kinzig*, K.P., (2014). Chronic exendin-4 treatment prevents the Development of cancer cachexia symptoms in male rats bearing the Yoshida sarcoma. Hormones and Cancer, 5(1); 33-41.