Jenna A. McHenry, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Neurobiology and Faculty Network Member of Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Jenna A. McHenry
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Office Location:  GSRB II Rm 3022, Box 91050, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 660-5697
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Ph.D.Florida State University2013
B.S.Florida State University2007
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Rodriguez-Romaguera, J; Ung, RL; Nomura, H; Otis, JM; Basiri, ML; Namboodiri, VMK; Zhu, X; Robinson, JE; van den Munkhof, HE; McHenry, JA; Eckman, LEH; Kosyk, O; Jhou, TC; Kash, TL; Bruchas, MR; Stuber, GD (2020). Prepronociceptin-Expressing Neurons in the Extended Amygdala Encode and Promote Rapid Arousal Responses to Motivationally Salient Stimuli.. Cell Reports, 33(6), 108362. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Torruella-Suárez, ML; Vandenberg, JR; Cogan, ES; Tipton, GJ; Teklezghi, A; Dange, K; Patel, GK; McHenry, JA; Hardaway, JA; Kantak, PA; Crowley, NA; DiBerto, JF; Faccidomo, SP; Hodge, CW; Stuber, GD; McElligott, ZA (2020). Manipulations of Central Amygdala Neurotensin Neurons Alter the Consumption of Ethanol and Sweet Fluids in Mice.. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 40(3), 632-647. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Rossi, MA; Basiri, ML; McHenry, JA; Kosyk, O; Otis, JM; van den Munkhof, HE; Bryois, J; Hübel, C; Breen, G; Guo, W; Bulik, CM; Sullivan, PF; Stuber, GD (2019). Obesity remodels activity and transcriptional state of a lateral hypothalamic brake on feeding.. Science (New York, N.Y.), 364(6447), 1271-1274. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Robison, CL; McHenry, JA; Hull, EM (2017). Increased expression of carbon monoxide-producing enzymes in the MPOA after sexual experience in male rats.. Physiology & Behavior, 171, 149-157. [doi]  [abs]
  5. McHenry, JA; Otis, JM; Rossi, MA; Robinson, JE; Kosyk, O; Miller, NW; McElligott, ZA; Budygin, EA; Rubinow, DR; Stuber, GD (2017). Hormonal gain control of a medial preoptic area social reward circuit.. Nature Neuroscience, 20(3), 449-458. [doi]  [abs]