Understanding how diet can change the function of basal ganglia circuits and contribute to food addiction and obesity.

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Basal Ganglia Dysfunction Contributes to Physical Inactivity in Obesity.
Friend DM, Devarakonda K, O'Neal TJ, Skirzewski M, Papazoglou I, Kaplan AR, Liow JS, Guo J, Rane SG, Rubinstein M, Alvarez VA, Hall KD, Kravitz AV.
Cell Metab (2017 Feb 7) 25:312-321. Abstract/Full Text
Striatal mechanisms underlying movement, reinforcement, and punishment.
Kravitz AV, Kreitzer AC.
Physiology (Bethesda) (2012 Jun) 27:167-77. Abstract/Full Text
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