Marci E. Gluck, Ph.D., FTOS, FAED
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Scientific Focus Areas: Neuroscience, Social and Behavioral Sciences


A selection of recent and significant publications can be viewed below.

Greater anhedonia scores in healthy individuals are associated with less decline in 24-hour energy expenditure with fasting: Evidence for a link between behavioral traits and spendthrift phenotype.
Treviño-Alvarez AM, Cabeza de Baca T, Stinson EJ, Gluck ME, Chang DC, Piaggi P, Krakoff J.
Physiol Behav (2023 Oct 1) 269:114281. Abstract/Full Text
The Neurobiology of Eating Behavior in Obesity: Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets: A Report from the 23rd Annual Harvard Nutrition Obesity Symposium.
Becetti I, Bwenyi EL, de Araujo IE, Ard J, Cryan JF, Farooqi IS, Ferrario CR, Gluck ME, Holsen LM, Kenny PJ, Lawson EA, Lowell BB, Schur EA, Stanley TL, Tavakkoli A, Grinspoon SK, Singhal V.
Am J Clin Nutr (2023 Jul) 118:314-328. Abstract/Full Text
Disinhibition augments thirst perception from two dehydrating stimuli in men.
Chang DC, Stinson EJ, Piaggi P, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Appetite (2023 Mar 1) 182:106429. Abstract/Full Text
Improved food Go/No-Go scores after transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) to prefrontal cortex in a randomized trial.
Stinson EJ, Travis KT, Magerowski G, Alonso-Alonso M, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2022 Oct) 30:2005-2013. Abstract/Full Text
Water intake, thirst, and copeptin responses to two dehydrating stimuli in lean men and men with obesity.
Chang DC, Penesova A, Bunt JC, Stinson EJ, Kavouras SA, Gluck ME, Paddock E, Walter M, Piaggi P, Krakoff J.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2022 Sep) 30:1806-1817. Abstract/Full Text
Food insecurity is associated with higher respiratory quotient and lower glucagon-like peptide 1.
Booker JM, Chang DC, Stinson EJ, Mitchell CM, Votruba SB, Krakoff J, Gluck ME, Cabeza de Baca T.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2022 Jun) 30:1248-1256. Abstract/Full Text
Meal-to-meal and day-to-day macronutrient variation in an ad libitum vending food paradigm.
Cabeza de Baca T, Piaggi P, Gluck ME, Krakoff J, Votruba SB.
Appetite (2022 Apr 1) 171:105944. Abstract/Full Text
Trends in spontaneous physical activity and energy expenditure among adults in a respiratory chamber, 1985 to 2005.
Travis KT, Ando T, Stinson EJ, Krakoff J, Gluck ME, Piaggi P, Chang DC.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2022 Mar) 30:645-654. Abstract/Full Text
Food insecurity moderates the relationship between momentary affect and adherence in a dietary intervention study.
Andersen CC, Cabeza de Baca T, Votruba SB, Stinson EJ, Engel SG, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2022 Feb) 30:369-377. Abstract/Full Text
Assessing established BMI variants for a role in nighttime eating behavior in robustly phenotyped Southwestern American Indians.
Köroğlu Ç, Gluck ME, Traurig M, Votruba SB, Krakoff J, Stinson EJ, Chen P, Bogardus C, Piaggi P, Baier LJ.
Eur J Clin Nutr (2020 Dec) 74:1718-1724. Abstract/Full Text
Is Dietary Nonadherence Unique to Obesity and Weight Loss? Results From a Randomized Clinical Trial.
Stinson EJ, Piaggi P, Votruba SB, Venti C, Lovato-Morales B, Engel S, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2020 Nov) 28:2020-2027. Abstract/Full Text
Cognitive dietary restraint, disinhibition, and hunger are associated with 24-h energy expenditure.
Stinson EJ, Graham AL, Thearle MS, Gluck ME, Krakoff J, Piaggi P.
Int J Obes (Lond) (2019 Jul) 43:1456-1465. Abstract/Full Text
Food Insecurity is Associated with Maladaptive Eating Behaviors and Objectively Measured Overeating.
Stinson EJ, Votruba SB, Venti C, Perez M, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2018 Dec) 26:1841-1848. Abstract/Full Text
Depressive symptoms and poorer performance on the Stroop Task are associated with weight gain.
Stinson EJ, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Physiol Behav (2018 Mar 15) 186:25-30. Abstract/Full Text
Neuromodulation directed at the prefrontal cortex of subjects with obesity reduces snack food intake and hunger in a randomized trial.
Heinitz S, Reinhardt M, Piaggi P, Weise CM, Diaz E, Stinson EJ, Venti C, Votruba SB, Wassermann EM, Alonso-Alonso M, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Am J Clin Nutr (2017 Dec) 106:1347-1357. Abstract/Full Text
Obesity, Appetite, and the Prefrontal Cortex.
Gluck ME, Viswanath P, Stinson EJ.
Curr Obes Rep (2017 Dec) 6:380-388. Abstract/Full Text
Perceived stress and anhedonia predict short-and long-term weight change, respectively, in healthy adults.
Ibrahim M, Thearle MS, Krakoff J, Gluck ME.
Eat Behav (2016 Apr) 21:214-9. Abstract/Full Text
Neuromodulation targeted to the prefrontal cortex induces changes in energy intake and weight loss in obesity.
Gluck ME, Alonso-Alonso M, Piaggi P, Weise CM, Jumpertz-von Schwartzenberg R, Reinhardt M, Wassermann EM, Venti CA, Votruba SB, Krakoff J.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2015 Nov) 23:2149-56. Abstract/Full Text
Perseveration augments the effects of cognitive restraint on ad libitum food intake in adults seeking weight loss.
Graham AL, Gluck ME, Votruba SB, Krakoff J, Thearle MS.
Appetite (2014 Nov) 82:78-84. Abstract/Full Text
Readiness redefined: a behavioral task during screening predicted 1-year weight loss in the look AHEAD study.
Tsai AG, Fabricatore AN, Wadden TA, Higginbotham AJ, Anderson A, Foreyt J, Hill JO, Jeffery RW, Gluck ME, Lipkin EW, Reeves RS, Van Dorsten B.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2014 Apr) 22:1016-23. Abstract/Full Text
Ghrelin levels after a cold pressor stress test in obese women with binge eating disorder.
Gluck ME, Yahav E, Hashim SA, Geliebter A.
Psychosom Med (2014 Jan) 76:74-9. Abstract/Full Text
Impaired glucose regulation is associated with poorer performance on the Stroop Task.
Gluck ME, Ziker C, Schwegler M, Thearle M, Votruba SB, Krakoff J.
Physiol Behav (2013 Oct 2) 122:113-9. Abstract/Full Text
Higher 24-h respiratory quotient and higher spontaneous physical activity in nighttime eaters.
Gluck ME, Venti CA, Salbe AD, Votruba SB, Krakoff J.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2011 Feb) 19:319-23. Abstract/Full Text
Proposed diagnostic criteria for night eating syndrome.
Allison KC, Lundgren JD, O'Reardon JP, Geliebter A, Gluck ME, Vinai P, Mitchell JE, Schenck CH, Howell MJ, Crow SJ, Engel S, Latzer Y, Tzischinsky O, Mahowald MW, Stunkard AJ.
Int J Eat Disord (2010 Apr) 43:241-7. Abstract/Full Text
Maternal influence, not diabetic intrauterine environment, predicts children's energy intake.
Gluck ME, Venti CA, Lindsay RS, Knowler WC, Salbe AD, Krakoff J.
Obesity (Silver Spring) (2009 Apr) 17:772-7. Abstract/Full Text
Binge eating and weight loss outcomes in overweight and obese individuals with type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD trial.
Gorin AA, Niemeier HM, Hogan P, Coday M, Davis C, DiLillo VG, Gluck ME, Wadden TA, West DS, Williamson D, Yanovski SZ, Look AHEAD Research Group.
Arch Gen Psychiatry (2008 Dec) 65:1447-55. Abstract/Full Text
Nighttime eating: commonly observed and related to weight gain in an inpatient food intake study.
Gluck ME, Venti CA, Salbe AD, Krakoff J.
Am J Clin Nutr (2008 Oct) 88:900-5. Abstract/Full Text
Appetite-related gut peptides, ghrelin, PYY, and GLP-1 in obese women with and without binge eating disorder (BED).
Geliebter A, Hashim SA, Gluck ME.
Physiol Behav (2008 Aug 6) 94:696-9. Abstract/Full Text
Stress response and binge eating disorder.
Gluck ME.
Appetite (2006 Jan) 46:26-30. Abstract/Full Text
Cortisol, hunger, and desire to binge eat following a cold stress test in obese women with binge eating disorder.
Gluck ME, Geliebter A, Hung J, Yahav E.
Psychosom Med (2004 Nov-Dec) 66:876-81. Abstract/Full Text
Body image and eating behaviors in Orthodox and Secular Jewish women.
Gluck ME, Geliebter A.
J Gend Specif Med (2002 Jan-Feb) 5:19-24. Abstract/Full Text
Night eating syndrome is associated with depression, low self-esteem, reduced daytime hunger, and less weight loss in obese outpatients.
Gluck ME, Geliebter A, Satov T.
Obes Res (2001 Apr) 9:264-7. Abstract/Full Text