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Our Research Publications

Shannonhouse, J.L., DuBois, D.W., Fincher, A.S., Vela, A.M., Henry, M.M., Wellman, P.F., Frye, G.D., and Morgan, C., Fluoxetine hyperinduces emotionality and accumbal GABAA receptor signaling in adolescent female hamsters, Prog Neuro-Psychoph & Biol Psychiat, 69:19-30 (2016) PMID: 27068049

Morgan, C., Sex differences in the melanocortin-5 receptor control of emotional behaviors in mice, Society for Neu­roscience, Chicago, IL (2015)

Hruby, V.J., Cai, M., Morgan, C., Application No. 62/242,228, United States Patent and Trademark Office, Methods for Treating Depression and Anxiety (Filed 2015)

Shannonhouse, J.L., Grater, D.M. , York, D.C. , Wellman, P.F., and Morgan, C., Sex differences in motivational responses to dietary fat in Syrian hamsters, Physiol Behav, 147:102-116 (2015) PMID: 25896879

Shannonhouse, J.L.* and Morgan, C., Melanocortin-5 receptor control of anhedonic behavior in mice, Society for Neu­roscience, Washington, DC (2014)

Shannonhouse, J.L., Fong, L.A., Clossen, B.L., Hairgrove, R.E., York, D.C., Walker, B.B., Hercules, G.W., Mertesdorf, L.M., Patel, M., and Morgan, C., Female-biased anorexia and anxiety in the Syrian hamster, Physiol Behav 22:141-151 (2014) PMID: 24866911

Shannonhouse, J.L., Urbanski, H.F., Fong, L.A., Woo, S.L., Goddard, S.D., Lucas, W.F., Jones, E.R., Wu, C., and Morgan, C., Aquaporin-11 control of testicular fertility markers in Syrian hamsters, Mol Cell Endocrinol, 391(1-2):1-9 (2014) PMID: 24791736

Shannonhouse, J.L., York, D.C., and Morgan, C., A modified anxious behavior test for hamsters, J Neurosci Meth, 221:62-69 (2014) PMID: 24091137

Schenk, E., Smotherman, M., Morgan, C., and Fernandez-Lima, F.A., A mass spectrometry imaging study of lipid differentiation in model systems, Microsc Microanal, 19(S2): 658-659 (2013) DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S143192761300528X

Li, H., Guo, X., Xu, H., Woo S.L., Halim V., Morgan, C., and Wu, C., Role for inducible 6-phosphofructo-2-kinase in control of neuronal glycolysis, J Nutr Biochem, 24(6):1153-1158 (2013) PMID: 23246158

Morgan, C., Plasticity in photoperiodic regulation of adrenal, but not testicular, function in Syrian hamsters, Gen Comp Endocrinol, 178(3): 441-449 (2012) PMID: 22771551

Shin, D., Kakani, , Choi, C., Park, J.H., Go, G., Morgan, C., Smith, S.B., Sánchez-Plata, M.X., Ruiz-Feria, C.A., Effects of dietary combination of omega-3 and -9 fatty acid on the deposition of linoleic and arachidonic acid in broiler chicken meats, Poultry Sci, 91:1009-1017 (2012) PMID: 22399741

Morales, T., Aguilar, L., Ramos, E., Mena, F., and Morgan, C., Fos expression induced by milk ingestion in the caudal brainstem of neonatal rats, Brain Res, 1241: 76-83 (2008) PMID: 18823956

Morgan, C., and Cone, R.D., Melanocortin-5 receptor deficiency in mice blocks a novel pathway influencing pheromone-induced aggression, Behav Genet, 36(2): 291-300 (2006) PMID: 16408249

Morgan, C., Thomas, R.E., Ma, W., Novotny, M.V., and Cone, R.D., Melanocortin-5 receptor defi­ciency re­duces pheromonal signal for aggression in mice, Chem Senses, 29(2): 111-115 (2004) PMID: 14977807

Morgan, C., Thomas, R.E., and Cone, R.D., Melanocortin-5 receptor deficiency promotes defen­sive behav­ior in male mice, Horm Behav, 45(1): 58-63 (2004) PMID: 14733892, 3.865

Morgan, C., Urbanski, H.F., Fan, W., Akil, H., and Cone, R.D., Pheromone-induced anorexia in male Syrian hamsters, Am J Physiol: Endocr Metab, 285: E1028-E1038 (2003) PMID: 12888484

Morgan, C., Thompson, R.C., Watson, S.J., andAkil, H., Syrian hamster POMC cDNA clon­ing and early seasonal changes in testicular expression, Gen Com­p Endocrinol, 133(3): 353-357 (2003) PMID: 12957479

Meng, F., Xie, G.X., Chalmers, D., Morgan, C., Watson, S.J., and Akil, H., Cloning and charac­teri­za­tion of a pharmacologically distinct A1 adenosine receptor from the guinea pig brain, Mol Brain Res, 26(1-2): 143-155 (1994) PMID: 7854041

Morgan, C. and Akil, H., Photoperiodic effects on hypothalamic beta-endorphin and POMC mRNA, Regul Pept, 54(1): 201-202 (1994) DOI: 1016/0167-0115(94)90460-X

Meng, F., Xie, G.X., Chalmers, D., Morgan,C., Watson, S.J., and Akil, H., Cloning and expres­sion of A2a adenosine receptor from guinea pig brain, Neurochem Res, 19(5): 613-621 (1994) PMID: 806551


Our Press Release Publications

Morgan, C., Akhu crowdfunds medicine to avoid anxiolytic & antidepressant drug problems, PR Web, College Station, TX (20 June 2016)

Morgan, C., Akhu Therapeutics licenses technology to relieve depression faster, Online PR News, College Station, TX (21 April 2016)

Morgan, C., Thomas, R.E., Ma, W., Novotny, M.V., and Cone, R.D., MC5R and dominant behavior, Society for Neuroscience Meeting, Miami Beach, FL (1999)


Our Other Publications

Morgan, C., Winning Essay – Visions of Science in 2050: Traditional and cybernetic sciences combine to combat human viruses, Science 286(5449): 2464-2465 (1999)

Morgan, C., Photoperiodic regulation of POMC systems in the golden hamster, D. Dissertation, University of Michigan (1996)