Recent Publications:

Myers KP, Summers MY, Geyer-Roberts E, Schier LA. The Role of Post-Ingestive Feedback in the Development of an Enhanced Appetite

     for the Orosensory  Properties of Glucose over Fructose in Rats. Nutrients.  2020 Mar 18;12(3):807


All Publications (since Schier lab opened in October 2017):


Myers, K.P., Summers, M.Y., Geyer-Roberts, E., & Schier, L.A. (2020). The Role of Postingestive Feedback in the Development of an

     Enhanced Appetite for the Orosensory Properties of Glucose over Fructose in Rats. Nutrients 12(3):807. doi: 10.3390/nu12030807
Inui-Yamamoto, C., Blonde, G., Schmid, F., Mariotti, L., Campora, M., Inui, T., Schier, L.A., Spector, A.C. (2020). Neural Isolation of the

     Olfactory Bulbs Severely Impairs Taste-Guided Behavior to Normally Preferred, But Not  Avoided, Stimuli. eNeuro  7(2)

     doi: 10.1523/ENEURO.0026-20.2020.
Noble, E.E., Wang, Z., Liu, C.M., Davis, E.A., Suarez, A.N., Stein, L.M., Tsan, L., Terrill, S.J.,  Hsu, T.M., Jung, A.H., Raycraft, L.M., Hahn, J.D.,

     Darvas, M., Cortella, A.M., Schier, L.A., Johnson, A.W., Hayes, M.R., Holschneider, D.P., Kanoski, S.E. (2019). Hypothalamus-

     hippocampus Circuitry Regulates Impulsivity via Melanin-concentrating Hormone. Nature Communications, 10(1):4923.

     doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-12895-y.  
Chiang, M.C., Bowen, A, Schier, L.A., Tupone D, Uddin, O, Heinricher, M.M. (2019). Parabrachial Complex: A Hub for Pain and Aversion.

     Journal of Neuroscience, 39(42):8225-8230. 
Schier, L.A., Hyde, K.M., & Spector, A.C. (2019) Conditioned Taste Aversion versus Avoidance: A Re-examination of the Separate Processes 
     Hypothesis. PLoS One, 14(6):e0217458.
Schier, L.A., Inui-Yamamoto, C., Blonde, G.D., & Spector, A.C. (2019). Origin of the Chemosensory Inputs Contributing to Behavioral

     Discrimination of Sugars in Mice. American Journal of  Physiology-Regulatory, Integrative, and Comparative, 316(5):R448-R462.  


Schier, L.A., & Spector, A.C. (2019).The Functional and Neurobiological Properties of Bad Taste. Physiological Reviews, 99(1) 605-663           
Spector, A.C., & Schier, L.A. (2018). Behavioral Evidence that Select Carbohydrate Stimuli Activate T1R-Independent Receptor 

     Mechanisms. Appetite, pii: S0195-6663(16)31002-31009.

Representative Publications (Prior to Schier Lab @ USC, 2017, click on graphics):