Principal Investigators

  Dr. Mark Galizio

  Dr. Kate Bruce

Current Researchers

Current Research








For information about joining the Animal Behavior and Psycho-Pharmacology Lab, contact Dr. Mark Galizio or Dr. Kate Bruce.

April, L.B*, Bruce, K. & Galizio, M. (2013). The magic number 70 (plus or minus 20): Variables determiningperformance in the rodent odor span task, Learning and Motivation, 44, 143-158.


Galizio, M., Deal, M., Hawkey, A. & April, L. B. (2013). Working memory in the odor span task: effects of chlordiazepoxide, dizocilpine (MK801), morphine, and scopolamine. Psychopharmacology, 225, 397-406.


April, L. B.,  Bruce, K. & Galizio, M. (2011) Matching- and non-matching-to-sample concept learning in rats using olfactory stimuli. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 96, 123-138.


MacQueen, D. A, Bullard, L. & Galizio, M. (2011). Effects of dizocilpine (MK801) on olfactory span in rats. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 95, 57-63.


Galizio, M., McKinney, A. P., Cerutti, D. & Pitts, R. C. (2009). Effects of MDMA, methamphetamine and methylphenidate on repeated acquisition and performance in rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry & Behavior, 94, 305-311.