David Pittman, Ph.D.


fatty acid publications
  Role of the gustatory system in fatty acid detection in rats. [review article]
Fat Detection: Taste, Texture, and Post Ingestive Effects (Frontiers in Neuroscience) 2009.

Orosensory detection of fatty acids by obesity-prone and -resistant rats:  Strain and sex differences.
Chemical Senses June 2008.

Chorda tympani nerve transection impairs the gustatory detection of free fatty acids in male and female rats.
Brain Research June 2007.

Linoleic and oleic acid alter the licking responses to sweet, sour, salt, and bitter tastants in rats. 
Chemical Senses November 2006.

Detection of free fatty acids following a conditioned taste aversion in rats. 
Physiology & Behavior March 2006.

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