neuronal nicotinic

Neurobiology of decision making

Main field of research: 

Cognitive neurosciences / neuropsychology /neuroeconomy

Keywords: 

neuronal nicotinic

ENP label: 

2010

Research Unit Code: 

UMR9197

Our current projects are aimed at finding the different modulators of flexible behaviours and identifying the neural bases underlying this modularity. They involve the different members of the team:

Institutions

Principal Institution: 

CNRS

Affiliated institutions: 

Université Paris Sud 11

University: 

Université Paris Sud 11

Doctoral School: 

ED419
Laboratory

Surname: 

Département Cognition-Comportement

Initiatives d'Excellence: 

Idex NeuroSaclay
Publications

Publications: 

Computerized video analysis of social interactions in mice. de Chaumont F, Coura RD, Serreau P, Cressant A, Chabout J, Granon S, Olivo-Marin JC. Nat Methods. 2012 Mar 4;9(4):410-7.

Prefrontal neuromodulation by nicotinic receptors for cognitive processes. Dos Santos Coura R, Granon S. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2012 Jan 18.

Adult male mice emit context-specific ultrasonic vocalizations that are modulated by prior isolation or group rearing environment. Chabout J, Serreau P, Ey E, Bellier L, Aubin T, Bourgeron T, Granon S. PLoS One. 2012;7(1):e29401. Epub 2012 Jan 6.

Granon S. & Changeux J.-P. (2011) Deciding between conflicting motivations: what mice make of their prefrontal cortex. Behav. Br. Res, Nov 18.

Besson M., David V., Cazala P., Guilloux JP, Reperant C., Cloez-Tayarani I., Changeux JP., Gardier AM., Granon S. (2011) Alpha7-nicotinic receptors modulate nicotine-induced reinforcement and extracellular dopamine outflow in the mesolimbic system in mice. Psychopharmacology, Sep 8.