Faculty Profile

  • Stephen Woods, PhD
  • Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Director of the Obesity Research Center
  • Phone: (513) 558-6799
  • Email: steve.woods@uc.edu

    Research/Clinical Interests:

  • Dr. Woods serves on the Obesity Advisory Committee of Children&39;s Hospital Medical Center and is on the University of Cincinnati Long-Range Research Planning Committee. He is a frequent ad hoc reviewer for several study sections at the National Institutes of Health.

    Education/Credentials:

  • Bachelor: University of Washington
  • Bachlor: University of Washington, 1966
  • Doctorate: University of Washington, 1970
  • Fellowship: Seattle Veterans Administration Hospital , 1972

Peer Reviewed Publications (in chronological order):

  • Kohli, R., Kirby, M., Xanthakos, S. A., Softic, S., Feldstein, A. E., Saxena, V., Tang, P. H., Miles, L., Miles, M. V., Balistreri, W. F., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2010). (In Press). High-fructose, medium chain trans fat diet induces liver fibrosis and elevates plasma coenzyme Q9 in a novel murine model of obesity and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. . Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) , 52 (3) , 934-44.
  • Foster, M. T., Shi, H., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2010). (In Press). Transplantation or removal of intra-abdominal adipose tissue prevents age-induced glucose insensitivity. . Physiology & Behavior , 101 (2) , 282-8.
  • Wielinga, P. Y., Löwenstein, C., Muff, S., Munz, M., Woods, S. C., & Lutz, T. A. (2010). (In Press). Central amylin acts as an adiposity signal to control body weight and energy expenditure. . Physiology & Behavior , 101 (1) , 45-52.
  • Scott, K. A., Yamazaki, Y., Yamamoto, M., Lin, Y., Melhorn, S. J., Krause, E. G., Woods, S. C., Yanagimachi, R., Sakai, R. R., & Tamashiro, K. L. K. (2010). (In Press). Glucose parameters are altered in mouse offspring produced by assisted reproductive technologies and somatic cell nuclear transfer. . Biology of Reproduction , 83 (2) , 220-7.
  • de Kloet, A. D., Krause, E. G., & Woods, S. C. (2010). (In Press). The renin angiotensin system and the metabolic syndrome. . Physiology & Behavior , 100 (5) , 525-34.
  • Heppner, K. M., Habegger, K. M., Day, J., Pfluger, P. T., Perez-Tilve, D., Ward, B., Gelfanov, V., Woods, S. C., DiMarchi, R., & Tschöp, M. (2010). (In Press). Glucagon regulation of energy metabolism. . Physiology & Behavior , 100 (5) , 545-8.
  • Shen, L., Wang, D. Q., Lo, C., Tso, P., Davidson, W. S., Woods, S. C., & Liu, M. (2010). (In Press). Estradiol increases the anorectic effect of central apolipoprotein A-IV. . Endocrinology , 151 (7) , 3163-8.
  • Perez-Tilve, D., Hofmann, S. M., Basford, J., Nogueiras, R., Pfluger, P. T., Patterson, J. T., Grant, E., Wilson-Perez, H. E., Granholm, N. A., Arnold, M., Trevaskis, J. L., Butler, A. A., Davidson, W. S., Woods, S. C., Benoit, S. C., Sleeman, M. W., DiMarchi, R. D., Hui, D. Y., & Tschöp, M. H. (2010). (In Press). Melanocortin signaling in the CNS directly regulates circulating cholesterol. . Nature Neuroscience , 13 (7) , 877-82.
  • Stefater, M. A., Pérez-Tilve, D., Chambers, A. P., Wilson-Pérez, H. E., Sandoval, D. A., Berger, J., Toure, M., Tschöp, M., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2010). (In Press). Sleeve gastrectomy induces loss of weight and fat mass in obese rats, but does not affect leptin sensitivity. . Gastroenterology , 138 (7) , 2426-36, 2436.e1-3.
  • Shi, H., Sorrell, J. E., Clegg, D. J., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2010). (In Press). The roles of leptin receptors on POMC neurons in the regulation of sex-specific energy homeostasis. . Physiology & Behavior , 100 (2) , 165-72.
  • Lo, C., King, A., Samuelson, L. C., Kindel, T. L., Rider, T., Jandacek, R. J., Raybould, H. E., Woods, S. C., & Tso, P. (2010). (In Press). Cholecystokinin knockout mice are resistant to high-fat diet-induced obesity. . Gastroenterology , 138 (5) , 1997-2005.
  • Tschöp, J., Nogueiras, R., Haas-Lockie, S., Kasten, K. R., Castañeda, T. R., Huber, N., Guanciale, K., Perez-Tilve, D., Habegger, K., Ottaway, N., Woods, S. C., Oldfield, B., Clarke, I., Chua, S., Farooqi, I. S., O'Rahilly, S., Caldwell, C. C., & Tschöp, M. H. (2010). (In Press). CNS leptin action modulates immune response and survival in sepsis. . The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience , 30 (17) , 6036-47.
  • Kim, D., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2010). (In Press). Peptide designed to elicit apoptosis in adipose tissue endothelium reduces food intake and body weight. . Diabetes , 59 (4) , 907-15.
  • Barrera, J. G., D'Alessio, D. A., Drucker, D. J., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2009). (In Press). Differences in the central anorectic effects of glucagon-like peptide-1 and exendin-4 in rats. . Diabetes , 58 (12) , 2820-7.
  • Day, J. W., Ottaway, N., Patterson, J. T., Gelfanov, V., Smiley, D., Gidda, J., Findeisen, H., Bruemmer, D., Drucker, D. J., Chaudhary, N., Holland, J., Hembree, J., Abplanalp, W., Grant, E., Ruehl, J., Wilson, H., Kirchner, H., Lockie, S. H., Hofmann, S., Woods, S. C., Nogueiras, R., Pfluger, P. T., Perez-Tilve, D., DiMarchi, R., & Tschöp, M. H. (2009). (In Press). A new glucagon and GLP-1 co-agonist eliminates obesity in rodents. . Nature Chemical Biology , 5 (10) , 749-57.
  • Ginsberg, H. N., & Woods, S. C. (2009). (In Press). The endocannabinoid system: potential for reducing cardiometabolic risk. . Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) , 17 (10) , 1821-9.
  • Shen, L., Tso, P., Wang, D. Q., Woods, S. C., Davidson, W. S., Sakai, R., & Liu, M. (2009). (In Press). Up-regulation of apolipoprotein E by leptin in the hypothalamus of mice and rats. . Physiology & Behavior , 98 (1-2) , 223-8.
  • Shen, L., Carey, K., Wang, D. Q., Woods, S. C., & Liu, M. (2009). (In Press). Food-entrained rhythmic expression of apolipoprotein E expression in the hypothalamus of rats. . Brain Research , 1273 , 66-71.
  • de Kloet, A. D., & Woods, S. C. (2009). (In Press). Minireview: Endocannabinoids and their receptors as targets for obesity therapy. . Endocrinology , 150 (6) , 2531-6.
  • Posey, K. A., Clegg, D. J., Printz, R. L., Byun, J., Morton, G. J., Vivekanandan-Giri, A., Pennathur, S., Baskin, D. G., Heinecke, J. W., Woods, S. C., Schwartz, M. W., & Niswender, K. D. (2009). (In Press). Hypothalamic proinflammatory lipid accumulation, inflammation, and insulin resistance in rats fed a high-fat diet. . American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism , 296 (5) , E1003-12.
  • Proulx, K., Cota, D., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2008). (In Press). Fatty acid synthase inhibitors modulate energy balance via mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 signaling in the central nervous system. . Diabetes , 57 (12) , 3231-8.
  • Krause, E. G., Melhorn, S. J., Davis, J. F., Scott, K. A., Ma, L. Y., de Kloet, A. D., Benoit, S. C., Woods, S. C., & Sakai, R. R. (2008). (In Press). Angiotensin type 1 receptors in the subfornical organ mediate the drinking and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal response to systemic isoproterenol. . Endocrinology , 149 (12) , 6416-24.
  • Shen, L., Tso, P., Woods, S. C., Clegg, D. J., Barber, K. L., Carey, K., & Liu, M. (2008). (In Press). Brain apolipoprotein E: an important regulator of food intake in rats. . Diabetes , 57 (8) , 2092-8.
  • Sandoval, D. A., Bagnol, D., Woods, S. C., D'Alessio, D. A., & Seeley, R. J. (2008). (In Press). Arcuate glucagon-like peptide 1 receptors regulate glucose homeostasis but not food intake. . Diabetes , 57 (8) , 2046-54.
  • Cota, D., Matter, E. K., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2008). (In Press). The role of hypothalamic mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 signaling in diet-induced obesity. . The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience , 28 (28) , 7202-8.
  • Lu, W. J., Yang, Q., Sun, W., Woods, S. C., D'Alessio, D., & Tso, P. (2008). (In Press). Using the lymph fistula rat model to study the potentiation of GIP secretion by the ingestion of fat and glucose. . American Journal of Physiology. Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology , 294 (5) , G1130-8.
  • Shi, H., Strader, A. D., Sorrell, J. E., Chambers, J. B., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2008). (In Press). Sexually different actions of leptin in proopiomelanocortin neurons to regulate glucose homeostasis. . American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism , 294 (3) , E630-9.
  • Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., & Cota, D. (2008). (In Press). Regulation of food intake through hypothalamic signaling networks involving mTOR. . Annual Review of Nutrition , 28 , 295-311.
  • Lu, W. J., Yang, Q., Sun, W., Woods, S. C., D'Alessio, D., & Tso, P. (2007). (In Press). The regulation of the lymphatic secretion of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) by intestinal absorption of fat and carbohydrate. . American Journal of Physiology. Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology , 293 (5) , G963-71.
  • Tamashiro, K. L. K., Nguyen, M. M. N., Ostrander, M. M., Gardner, S. R., Ma, L. Y., Woods, S. C., & Sakai, R. R. (2007). (In Press). Social stress and recovery: implications for body weight and body composition. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 293 (5) , R1864-74.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2007). (In Press). The endocannabinoid system: novel pathway for cardiometabolic Risk-factor reduction. . JAAPA : Official Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants , Suppl Endocannabinoid , 7-10.
  • Shi, H., Strader, A. D., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2007). (In Press). The effect of fat removal on glucose tolerance is depot specific in male and female mice. . American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism , 293 (4) , E1012-20.
  • Duncan, E. A., Sorrell, J. E., Adamantidis, A., Rider, T., Jandacek, R. J., Seeley, R. J., Lakaye, B., & Woods, S. C. (2007). (In Press). Alcohol drinking in MCH receptor-1-deficient mice. . Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research , 31 (8) , 1325-37.
  • Tamashiro, K. L. K., Hegeman, M. A., Nguyen, M. M. N., Melhorn, S. J., Ma, L. Y., Woods, S. C., & Sakai, R. R. (2007). (In Press). Dynamic body weight and body composition changes in response to subordination stress. . Physiology & Behavior , 91 (4) , 440-8.
  • Shi, H., Strader, A. D., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2007). (In Press). Sexually dimorphic responses to fat loss after caloric restriction or surgical lipectomy. . American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism , 293 (1) , E316-26.
  • Shen, L., Tso, P., Woods, S. C., Sakai, R. R., Davidson, W. S., & Liu, M. (2007). (In Press). Hypothalamic apolipoprotein A-IV is regulated by leptin. . Endocrinology , 148 (6) , 2681-9.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2007). (In Press). Role of the endocannabinoid system in regulating cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors. . The American Journal of Medicine , 120 (3 Suppl 1) , S19-25.
  • Brown, L. M., Benoit, S. C., Woods, S. C., & Clegg, D. J. (2007). (In Press). Intraventricular (i3vt) ghrelin increases food intake in fatty Zucker rats. . Peptides , 28 (3) , 612-6.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2007). (In Press). The endocannabinoid system: mechanisms behind metabolic homeostasis and imbalance. . The American Journal of Medicine , 120 (2 Suppl 1) , S9-17; discussion S2.
  • Brown, L. M., Clegg, D. J., Benoit, S. C., & Woods, S. C. (2006). (In Press). Intraventricular insulin and leptin reduce food intake and body weight in C57BL/6J mice. . Physiology & Behavior , 89 (5) , 687-91.
  • Lillo, J. L., Bray, G., Woods, S. C., Henry, R. R., & Hadley, R. D. (2006). (In Press). Cardiometabolic risk modification: current trends and emerging therapies. . JAAPA : Official Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants , Suppl Cardiometabolic , 3-14; quiz 15-6.
  • Duncan, E. A., Rider, T. R., Jandacek, R. J., Clegg, D. J., Benoit, S. C., Tso, P., & Woods, S. C. (2006). (In Press). The regulation of alcohol intake by melanin-concentrating hormone in rats. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 85 (4) , 728-35.
  • Tschöp, M. H., Castaneda, T. R., & Woods, S. C. (2006). (In Press). The brain is getting ready for dinner. . Cell Metabolism , 4 (4) , 257-8.
  • Davis, J. F., McQuade, J. M., Drazen, D. L., Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., & Benoit, S. C. (2006). (In Press). Role for dopamine-3 receptor in the hyperphagia of an unanticipated high-fat meal in rats. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 85 (1) , 190-7.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2006). (In Press). Dietary synergies in appetite control: distal gastrointestinal tract. . Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) , 14 Suppl 4 , 171S-178S.
  • Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2006). (In Press). Hap1 and GABA: thinking about food intake. . Cell Metabolism , 3 (6) , 388-90.
  • Cota, D., Proulx, K., Smith, K. A. B., Kozma, S. C., Thomas, G., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2006). (In Press). Hypothalamic mTOR signaling regulates food intake. . Science (New York, N.Y.) , 312 (5775) , 927-30.
  • Clegg, D. J., Brown, L. M., Woods, S. C., & Benoit, S. C. (2006). (In Press). Gonadal hormones determine sensitivity to central leptin and insulin. . Diabetes , 55 (4) , 978-87.
  • Gotoh, K., Liu, M., Benoit, S. C., Clegg, D. J., Davidson, W. S., D'Alessio, D., Seeley, R. J., Tso, P., & Woods, S. C. (2006). (In Press). Apolipoprotein A-IV interacts synergistically with melanocortins to reduce food intake. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 290 (1) , R202-7.
  • Drazen, D. L., Vahl, T. P., D'Alessio, D. A., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2006). (In Press). Effects of a fixed meal pattern on ghrelin secretion: evidence for a learned response independent of nutrient status. . Endocrinology , 147 (1) , 23-30.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2005). (In Press). Signals that influence food intake and body weight. . Physiology & Behavior , 86 (5) , 709-16.
  • Ogawa, R., Strader, A. D., Clegg, D. J., Sakai, R. R., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2005). (In Press). Chronic food restriction and reduced dietary fat: risk factors for bouts of overeating. . Physiology & Behavior , 86 (4) , 578-85.
  • Tremblay, A., Boulé, N., Doucet, E., & Woods, S. C. (2005). (In Press). Is the insulin resistance syndrome the price to be paid to achieve body weight stability? . International Journal of Obesity (2005) , 29 (10) , 1295-8.
  • Proulx, K., Cota, D., Castañeda, T. R., Tschöp, M. H., D'Alessio, D. A., Tso, P., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2005). (In Press). Mechanisms of oleoylethanolamide-induced changes in feeding behavior and motor activity. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 289 (3) , R729-37.
  • Proulx, K., Vahl, T. P., Drazen, D. L., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2005). (In Press). The effect of adrenalectomy on ghrelin secretion and orexigenic action. . Journal of Neuroendocrinology , 17 (7) , 445-51.
  • Drazen, D. L., Wortman, M. D., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2005). (In Press). Neuropeptide Y prepares rats for scheduled feeding. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 288 (6) , R1606-11.
  • Benoit, S. C., Clegg, D. J., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2005). (In Press). The role of previous exposure in the appetitive and consummatory effects of orexigenic neuropeptides. . Peptides , 26 (5) , 751-7.
  • Ramsay, D. S., Leroux, B. G., Rothen, M., Prall, C. W., Fiset, L. O., & Woods, S. C. (2005). (In Press). Nitrous oxide analgesia in humans: acute and chronic tolerance. . Pain , 114 (1-2) , 19-28.
  • Strader, A. D., Vahl, T. P., Jandacek, R. J., Woods, S. C., D'Alessio, D. A., & Seeley, R. J. (2005). (In Press). Weight loss through ileal transposition is accompanied by increased ileal hormone secretion and synthesis in rats. . American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism , 288 (2) , E447-53.
  • Strader, A. D., & Woods, S. C. (2005). (In Press). Gastrointestinal hormones and food intake. . Gastroenterology , 128 (1) , 175-91.
  • Woods, S. C., D'Alessio, D. A., Tso, P., Rushing, P. A., Clegg, D. J., Benoit, S. C., Gotoh, K., Liu, M., & Seeley, R. J. (2004). (In Press). Consumption of a high-fat diet alters the homeostatic regulation of energy balance. . Physiology & Behavior , 83 (4) , 573-8.
  • Woods, S. C., Benoit, S. C., Clegg, D. J., & Seeley, R. J. (2004). (In Press). Clinical endocrinology and metabolism. Regulation of energy homeostasis by peripheral signals. . Best Practice & Research. Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism , 18 (4) , 497-515.
  • Clegg, D. J., & Woods, S. C. (2004). (In Press). The physiology of obesity. . Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology , 47 (4) , 967-79; discussion 9.
  • Strader, A. D., Reizes, O., Woods, S. C., Benoit, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2004). (In Press). Mice lacking the syndecan-3 gene are resistant to diet-induced obesity. . The Journal of Clinical Investigation , 114 (9) , 1354-60.
  • Jandacek, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2004). (In Press). Pharmaceutical approaches to the treatment of obesity. . Drug Discovery Today , 9 (20) , 874-80.
  • Liu, M., Shen, L., Liu, Y., Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., D'Alessio, D., & Tso, P. (2004). (In Press). Obesity induced by a high-fat diet downregulates apolipoprotein A-IV gene expression in rat hypothalamus. . American Journal of Physiology. Endocrinology and Metabolism , 287 (2) , E366-70.
  • Thibault, L., Woods, S. C., & Westerterp-Plantenga, M. S. (2004). (In Press). The utility of animal models of human energy homeostasis. . The British Journal of Nutrition , 92 Suppl 1 , S41-5.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2004). (In Press). Lessons in the interactions of hormones and ingestive behavior. . Physiology & Behavior , 82 (1) , 187-90.
  • Liu, M., Shen, L., Liu, Y., Tajima, D., Sakai, R., Woods, S. C., & Tso, P. (2004). (In Press). Diurnal rhythm of apolipoprotein A-IV in rat hypothalamus and its relation to food intake and corticosterone. . Endocrinology , 145 (7) , 3232-8.
  • Seeley, R. J., D'Alessio, D. A., & Woods, S. C. (2004). (In Press). Fat hormones pull their weight in the CNS. . Nature Medicine , 10 (5) , 454-5.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2004). (In Press). Gastrointestinal satiety signals I. An overview of gastrointestinal signals that influence food intake. . American Journal of Physiology. Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology , 286 (1) , G7-13.
  • Strubbe, J. H., & Woods, S. C. (2004). (In Press). The timing of meals. . Psychological Review , 111 (1) , 128-41.
  • Benoit, S. C., Clegg, D. J., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2004). (In Press). Insulin and leptin as adiposity signals. . Recent Progress in Hormone Research , 59 , 267-85.
  • Drazen, D. L., Wortman, M. D., Schwartz, M. W., Clegg, D. J., van Dijk, G., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2003). (In Press). Adrenalectomy alters the sensitivity of the central nervous system melanocortin system. . Diabetes , 52 (12) , 2928-34.
  • McQuade, J. M., Benoit, S. C., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2003). (In Press). 7-OH-DPAT selectively reduces intake of both chow and high fat diets in different food intake regimens. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 76 (3-4) , 517-23.
  • Drazen, D. L., & Woods, S. C. (2003). (In Press). Peripheral signals in the control of satiety and hunger. . Current Opinion in Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Care , 6 (6) , 621-9.
  • Benoit, S. C., Clegg, D. J., Barrera, J. G., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2003). (In Press). Learned meal initiation attenuates the anorexic effects of the melanocortin agonist MTII. . Diabetes , 52 (11) , 2684-8.
  • Woods, S. C., Gotoh, K., & Clegg, D. J. (2003). (In Press). Gender differences in the control of energy homeostasis. . Experimental Biology and Medicine (Maywood, N.J.) , 228 (10) , 1175-80.
  • Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2003). (In Press). Monitoring of stored and available fuel by the CNS: implications for obesity. . Nature Reviews. Neuroscience , 4 (11) , 901-9.
  • McQuade, J., Xu, M., Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., & Benoit, S. C. (2003). (In Press). Ethanol consumption in mice with a targeted disruption of the dopamine-3 receptor gene. . Addiction Biology , 8 (3) , 295-303.
  • Benoit, S. C., Air, E. L., Wilmer, K., Messerschmidt, P., Hodge, K. M. B., Jones, M. B., Eckstein, D. M. M., McOsker, C. C., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., & Sheldon, R. J. (2003). (In Press). Two novel paradigms for the simultaneous assessment of conditioned taste aversion and food intake effects of anorexic agents. . Physiology & Behavior , 79 (4-5) , 761-6.
  • Liu, M., Shen, L., Doi, T., Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., & Tso, P. (2003). (In Press). Neuropeptide Y and lipid increase apolipoprotein AIV gene expression in rat hypothalamus. . Brain Research , 971 (2) , 232-8.
  • Benoit, S. C., Sheldon, R. J., Air, E. L., Messerschmidt, P., Wilmer, K. A., Hodge, K. M. B., Jones, M. B., Eckstein, D. M. M., McOsker, C. C., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2003). (In Press). Assessment of the aversive consequences of acute and chronic administration of the melanocortin agonist, MTII. . International Journal of Obesity and Related Metabolic Disorders : Journal of the International Association For the Study of Obesity , 27 (5) , 550-6.
  • Wortman, M. D., Clegg, D. J., D'Alessio, D., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2003). (In Press). C75 inhibits food intake by increasing CNS glucose metabolism. . Nature Medicine , 9 (5) , 483-5.
  • Woods, S. C., & Greenaway, A. H. (2003). (In Press). Wave-front sensing by use of a Green's function solution to the intensity transport equation. . Journal of the Optical Society of America. A, Optics, Image Science, and Vision , 20 (3) , 508-12.
  • Benoit, S. C., McQuade, J., Clegg, D. J., Xu, M., Rushing, P. A., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2003). (In Press). Altered feeding responses in mice with targeted disruption of the dopamine-3 receptor gene. . Behavioral Neuroscience , 117 (1) , 46-54.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., Barsh, G. S., Baskin, D. G., & Leibel, R. L. (2003). (In Press). Is the energy homeostasis system inherently biased toward weight gain? . Diabetes , 52 (2) , 232-8.
  • Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., Baskin, D. G., & Schwartz, M. W. (2003). (In Press). Insulin and the blood-brain barrier. . Current Pharmaceutical Design , 9 (10) , 795-800.
  • Liu, M., Maiorano, N., Shen, L., Pearson, K., Tajima, D., Zhang, D. M., Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., Davidson, W. S., & Tso, P. (2003). (In Press). Expression of biologically active rat apolipoprotein AIV in Escherichia coli. . Physiology & Behavior , 78 (1) , 149-55.
  • Richardson, R. D., Omachi, K., Kermani, R., & Woods, S. C. (2002). (In Press). Intraventricular insulin potentiates the anorexic effect of corticotropin releasing hormone in rats. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 283 (6) , R1321-6.
  • Clegg, D. J., Air, E. L., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2002). (In Press). Eating elicited by orexin-a, but not melanin-concentrating hormone, is opioid mediated. . Endocrinology , 143 (8) , 2995-3000.
  • Air, E. L., Benoit, S. C., Blake Smith, K. A., Clegg, D. J., & Woods, S. C. (2002). (In Press). Acute third ventricular administration of insulin decreases food intake in two paradigms. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 72 (1-2) , 423-9.
  • Woods, Stephen C (2002). (In Press). The house economist and the eating paradox. . Appetite , 38 (2) , 161-5.
  • Air, E. L., Strowski, M. Z., Benoit, S. C., Conarello, S. L., Salituro, G. M., Guan, X., Liu, K., Woods, S. C., & Zhang, B. B. (2002). (In Press). Small molecule insulin mimetics reduce food intake and body weight and prevent development of obesity. . Nature Medicine , 8 (2) , 179-83.
  • Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2001). (In Press). Insulin as an adiposity signal. . International Journal of Obesity and Related Metabolic Disorders : Journal of the International Association For the Study of Obesity , 25 Suppl 5 , S35-8.
  • Rushing, P. A., Hagan, M. M., Seeley, R. J., Lutz, T. A., D'Alessio, D. A., Air, E. L., & Woods, S. C. (2001). (In Press). Inhibition of central amylin signaling increases food intake and body adiposity in rats. . Endocrinology , 142 (11) , 5035.
  • Doi, T., Liu, M., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., & Tso, P. (2001). (In Press). Effect of leptin on intestinal apolipoprotein AIV in response to lipid feeding. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 281 (3) , R753-9.
  • Richtand, N. M., Woods, S. C., Berger, S. P., & Strakowski, S. M. (2001). (In Press). D3 dopamine receptor, behavioral sensitization, and psychosis. . Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews , 25 (5) , 427-43.
  • Liu, M., Doi, T., Shen, L., Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., Zheng, S., Jackman, A., & Tso, P. (2001). (In Press). Intestinal satiety protein apolipoprotein AIV is synthesized and regulated in rat hypothalamus. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 280 (5) , R1382-7.
  • Kaiyala, K. J., Leroux, B. G., Watson, C. H., Prall, C. W., Coldwell, S. E., Woods, S. C., & Ramsay, D. S. (2001). (In Press). Reliability of individual differences in initial sensitivity and acute tolerance to nitrous oxide hypothermia. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 68 (4) , 691-9.
  • Hagan, M. M., Rushing, P. A., Benoit, S. C., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2001). (In Press). Opioid receptor involvement in the effect of AgRP- (83-132) on food intake and food selection. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 280 (3) , R814-21.
  • Hagan, M. M., Benoit, S. C., Rushing, P. A., Pritchard, L. M., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2001). (In Press). Immediate and prolonged patterns of Agouti-related peptide-(83--132)-induced c-Fos activation in hypothalamic and extrahypothalamic sites. . Endocrinology , 142 (3) , 1050-6.
  • Woods, S. C., Rushing, P. A., & Seeley, R. J. (2001). (In Press). Neuropeptides and the control of energy homeostasis. . Nestl & #233; Nutrition Workshop Series. Clinical & Performance Programme , 5 , 93-112; discussion 1.
  • Blanchard, P. M., Fisher, D. J., Woods, S. C., & Greenaway, A. H. (2000). (In Press). Phase-diversity wave-front sensing with a distorted diffraction grating. . Applied Optics , 39 (35) , 6649-55.
  • Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2000). (In Press). Adiposity signals and the control of energy homeostasis. . Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.) , 16 (10) , 894-902.
  • Hagan, M. M., Rushing, P. A., Pritchard, L. M., Schwartz, M. W., Strack, A. M., Van Der Ploeg, L. H., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (2000). (In Press). Long-term orexigenic effects of AgRP-(83---132) involve mechanisms other than melanocortin receptor blockade. . American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology , 279 (1) , R47-52.
  • Woods, S. C., & Ramsay, D. S. (2000). (In Press). Pavlovian influences over food and drug intake. . Behavioural Brain Research , 110 (1-2) , 175-82.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Woods, S. C., Porte, D., Seeley, R. J., & Baskin, D. G. (2000). (In Press). Central nervous system control of food intake. . Nature , 404 (6778) , 661-71.
  • Seeley, R. J., Blake, K., Rushing, P. A., Benoit, S., Eng, J., Woods, S. C., & D'Alessio, D. (2000). (In Press). The role of CNS glucagon-like peptide-1 (7-36) amide receptors in mediating the visceral illness effects of lithium chloride. . The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience , 20 (4) , 1616-21.
  • Rushing, P. A., Hagan, M. M., Seeley, R. J., Lutz, T. A., & Woods, S. C. (2000). (In Press). Amylin: a novel action in the brain to reduce body weight. . Endocrinology , 141 (2) , 850-3.
  • Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., & D'Alessio, D. (2000). (In Press). Targeted gene disruption in endocrine research--the case of glucagon-like peptide-1 and neuroendocrine function. . Endocrinology , 141 (2) , 473-5.
  • Rushing, P. A., Lutz, T. A., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (2000). (In Press). Amylin and insulin interact to reduce food intake in rats. . Hormone and Metabolic Research = Hormon- Und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones Et M & #233;tabolisme , 32 (2) , 62-5.
  • Park, C. R., Seeley, R. J., Craft, S., & Woods, S. C. (2000). (In Press). Intracerebroventricular insulin enhances memory in a passive-avoidance task. . Physiology & Behavior , 68 (4) , 509-14.
  • Porte, D., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., Baskin, D. G., Figlewicz, D. P., & Schwartz, M. W. (2000). (In Press). Comments on the relation among GAD-65, IA-2 antibodies and body adiposity. . Diabetologia , 43 (1) , 134.
  • Baskin, D. G., Figlewicz Lattemann, D., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., Porte, D., & Schwartz, M. W. (1999). (In Press). Insulin and leptin: dual adiposity signals to the brain for the regulation of food intake and body weight. . Brain Research , 848 (1-2) , 114-23.
  • Kaiyala, K. J., Prigeon, R. L., Kahn, S. E., Woods, S. C., Porte, D., & Schwartz, M. W. (1999). (In Press). Reduced beta-cell function contributes to impaired glucose tolerance in dogs made obese by high-fat feeding. . The American Journal of Physiology , 277 (4 Pt 1) , E659-67.
  • Hagan, M. M., Havel, P. J., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., Ekhator, N. N., Baker, D. G., Hill, K. K., Wortman, M. D., Miller, A. H., Gingerich, R. L., & Geracioti, T. D. (1999). (In Press). Cerebrospinal fluid and plasma leptin measurements: covariability with dopamine and cortisol in fasting humans. . The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism , 84 (10) , 3579-85.
  • Madden, L. J., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (1999). (In Press). Intraventricular neuropeptide Y decreases need-induced sodium appetite and increases pica in rats. . Behavioral Neuroscience , 113 (4) , 826-32.
  • Sindelar, D. K., Havel, P. J., Seeley, R. J., Wilkinson, C. W., Woods, S. C., & Schwartz, M. W. (1999). (In Press). Low plasma leptin levels contribute to diabetic hyperphagia in rats. . Diabetes , 48 (6) , 1275-80.
  • Liles, E. G., & Woods, S. C. (1999). (In Press). Anorexia nervosa as viable behaviour: extreme self-deprivation in historical context. . History of Psychiatry , 10 (39 Pt 2) , 205-25.
  • van Dijk, G., Seeley, R. J., Thiele, T. E., Friedman, M. I., Ji, H., Wilkinson, C. W., Burn, P., Campfield, L. A., Tenenbaum, R., Baskin, D. G., Woods, S. C., & Schwartz, M. W. (1999). (In Press). Metabolic, gastrointestinal, and CNS neuropeptide effects of brain leptin administration in the rat. . The American Journal of Physiology , 276 (5 Pt 2) , R1425-33.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Baskin, D. G., Kaiyala, K. J., & Woods, S. C. (1999). (In Press). Model for the regulation of energy balance and adiposity by the central nervous system. . The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , 69 (4) , 584-96.
  • Hagan, M. M., Rushing, P. A., Schwartz, M. W., Yagaloff, K. A., Burn, P., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (1999). (In Press). Role of the CNS melanocortin system in the response to overfeeding. . The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience , 19 (6) , 2362-7.
  • Baskin, D. G., Schwartz, M. W., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., Porte, D., Breininger, J. F., Jonak, Z., Schaefer, J., Krouse, M., Burghardt, C., Campfield, L. A., Burn, P., & Kochan, J. P. (1999). (In Press). Leptin receptor long-form splice-variant protein expression in neuron cell bodies of the brain and co-localization with neuropeptide Y mRNA in the arcuate nucleus. . The Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry : Official Journal of the Histochemistry Society , 47 (3) , 353-62.
  • Ramsay, D. S., Omachi, K., Leroux, B. G., Seeley, R. J., Prall, C. W., & Woods, S. C. (1999). (In Press). Nitrous oxide-induced hypothermia in the rat: acute and chronic tolerance. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 62 (1) , 189-96.
  • Thiele, T. E., Seeley, R. J., D'Alessio, D., Eng, J., Bernstein, I. L., Woods, S. C., & van Dijk, G. (1998). (In Press). Central infusion of glucagon-like peptide-1-(7-36) amide (GLP-1) receptor antagonist attenuates lithium chloride-induced c-Fos induction in rat brainstem. . Brain Research , 801 (1-2) , 164-70.
  • Porte, D., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., Baskin, D. G., Figlewicz, D. P., & Schwartz, M. W. (1998). (In Press). Obesity, diabetes and the central nervous system. . Diabetologia , 41 (8) , 863-81.
  • Chavez, M., Seeley, R. J., Havel, P. J., Friedman, M. I., Matson, C. A., Woods, S. C., & Schwartz, M. W. (1998). (In Press). Effect of a high-fat diet on food intake and hypothalamic neuropeptide gene expression in streptozotocin diabetes. . The Journal of Clinical Investigation , 102 (2) , 340-6.
  • Bell, S. M., Thiele, T. E., Seeley, R. J., Bernstein, I. L., & Woods, S. C. (1998). (In Press). Effects of food deprivation on conditioned taste aversions in rats. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 60 (2) , 459-66.
  • Woods, S. C., Seeley, R. J., Porte, D., & Schwartz, M. W. (1998). (In Press). Signals that regulate food intake and energy homeostasis. . Science (New York, N.Y.) , 280 (5368) , 1378-83.
  • Donahey, J. C., van Dijk, G., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (1998). (In Press). Intraventricular GLP-1 reduces short- but not long-term food intake or body weight in lean and obese rats. . Brain Research , 779 (1-2) , 75-83.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., Weigle, D. S., Campfield, L. A., Burn, P., & Baskin, D. G. (1997). (In Press). Leptin increases hypothalamic pro-opiomelanocortin mRNA expression in the rostral arcuate nucleus. . Diabetes , 46 (12) , 2119-23.
  • van Dijk, G., Donahey, J. C., Thiele, T. E., Scheurink, A. J., Steffens, A. B., Wilkinson, C. W., Tenenbaum, R., Campfield, L. A., Burn, P., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (1997). (In Press). Central leptin stimulates corticosterone secretion at the onset of the dark phase. . Diabetes , 46 (11) , 1911-4.
  • Chavez, M., Seeley, R. J., Green, P. K., Wilkinson, C. W., Schwartz, M. W., & Woods, S. C. (1997). (In Press). Adrenalectomy increases sensitivity to central insulin. . Physiology & Behavior , 62 (3) , 631-4.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (1997). (In Press). Wasting illness as a disorder of body weight regulation. . The Proceedings of the Nutrition Society , 56 (2) , 785-91.
  • Woods, S. C., & Nolan, L. J. (1997). (In Press). The insulin story: a 25-year perspective. . Appetite , 28 (3) , 281-2.
  • Thiele, T. E., Van Dijk, G., Campfield, L. A., Smith, F. J., Burn, P., Woods, S. C., Bernstein, I. L., & Seeley, R. J. (1997). (In Press). Central infusion of GLP-1, but not leptin, produces conditioned taste aversions in rats. . The American Journal of Physiology , 272 (2 Pt 2) , R726-30.
  • van Dijk, G., Thiele, T. E., Seeley, R. J., Woods, S. C., & Bernstein, I. L. (1997). (In Press). Glucagon-like peptide-1 and satiety. . Nature , 385 (6613) , 214.
  • Seeley, R. J., van Dijk, G., Campfield, L. A., Smith, F. J., Burn, P., Nelligan, J. A., Bell, S. M., Baskin, D. G., Woods, S. C., & Schwartz, M. W. (1996). (In Press). Intraventricular leptin reduces food intake and body weight of lean rats but not obese Zucker rats. . Hormone and Metabolic Research = Hormon- Und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones Et M & #233;tabolisme , 28 (12) , 664-8.
  • Van Dijk, G., Thiele, T. E., Donahey, J. C., Campfield, L. A., Smith, F. J., Burn, P., Bernstein, I. L., Woods, S. C., & Seeley, R. J. (1996). (In Press). Central infusions of leptin and GLP-1-(7-36) amide differentially stimulate c-FLI in the rat brain. . The American Journal of Physiology , 271 (4 Pt 2) , R1096-100.
  • Seeley, R. J., Hawkins, M. H., Ramsay, D. S., Wilkinson, C. W., & Woods, S. C. (1996). (In Press). Learned tolerance to the corticosterone-increasing action of ethanol in rats. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 55 (2) , 268-73.
  • Seeley, R. J., Matson, C. A., Chavez, M., Woods, S. C., Dallman, M. F., & Schwartz, M. W. (1996). (In Press). Behavioral, endocrine, and hypothalamic responses to involuntary overfeeding. . The American Journal of Physiology , 271 (3 Pt 2) , R819-23.
  • Sipols, A. J., Figlewicz, D. P., Seeley, R. J., Chavez, M., Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1996). (In Press). Intraventricular neuropeptide Y does not stimulate food intake in the baboon. . Physiology & Behavior , 60 (3) , 717-9.
  • Park, C. R., Benthem, L., Seeley, R. J., Friedman, M. I., Wilkinson, C. W., & Woods, S. C. (1996). (In Press). A comparison of the effects of food deprivation and 2,5-anhydro-D-mannitol on metabolism and ingestion. . The American Journal of Physiology , 270 (6 Pt 2) , R1250-6.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Schwartz, M. W., Seeley, R. J., Chavez, M., Baskin, D. G., Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1996). (In Press). Endocrine regulation of food intake and body weight. . The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine , 127 (4) , 328-32.
  • Woods, S. C., Chavez, M., Park, C. R., Riedy, C., Kaiyala, K., Richardson, R. D., Figlewicz, D. P., Schwartz, M. W., Porte, D., & Seeley, R. J. (1996). (In Press). The evaluation of insulin as a metabolic signal influencing behavior via the brain. . Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews , 20 (1) , 139-44.
  • Boswell, T., Richardson, R. D., Seeley, R. J., Ramenofsky, M., Wingfield, J. C., Friedman, M. I., & Woods, S. C. (1995). (In Press). Regulation of food intake by metabolic fuels in white-crowned sparrows. . The American Journal of Physiology , 269 (6 Pt 2) , R1462-8.
  • Kaiyala, K. J., Woods, S. C., & Schwartz, M. W. (1995). (In Press). New model for the regulation of energy balance and adiposity by the central nervous system. . The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , 62 (5 Suppl) , 1123S-1134S.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Dallman, M. F., & Woods, S. C. (1995). (In Press). Hypothalamic response to starvation: implications for the study of wasting disorders. . The American Journal of Physiology , 269 (5 Pt 2) , R949-57.
  • Riedy, C. A., Chavez, M., Figlewicz, D. P., & Woods, S. C. (1995). (In Press). Central insulin enhances sensitivity to cholecystokinin. . Physiology & Behavior , 58 (4) , 755-60.
  • Chavez, M., Seeley, R. J., & Woods, S. C. (1995). (In Press). A comparison between effects of intraventricular insulin and intraperitoneal lithium chloride on three measures sensitive to emetic agents. . Behavioral Neuroscience , 109 (3) , 547-50.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Szot, P., Chavez, M., Woods, S. C., & Veith, R. C. (1994). (In Press). Intraventricular insulin increases dopamine transporter mRNA in rat VTA/substantia nigra. . Brain Research , 644 (2) , 331-4.
  • Richardson, R. D., Ramsay, D. S., Lernmark, A., Scheurink, A. J., Baskin, D. G., & Woods, S. C. (1994). (In Press). Weight loss in rats following intraventricular transplants of pancreatic islets. . The American Journal of Physiology , 266 (1 Pt 2) , R59-64.
  • Weatherford, S. C., Figlewicz, D. P., Park, C. R., & Woods, S. C. (1993). (In Press). Chronic alcohol consumption increases sensitivity to the anorexic effect of cholecystokinin. . The American Journal of Physiology , 265 (1 Pt 2) , R211-5.
  • Richardson, R. D., Boswell, T., Weatherford, S. C., Wingfield, J. C., & Woods, S. C. (1993). (In Press). Cholecystokinin octapeptide decreases food intake in white-crowned sparrows. . The American Journal of Physiology , 264 (5 Pt 2) , R852-6.
  • Brownlow, B. S., Park, C. R., Schwartz, R. S., & Woods, S. C. (1993). (In Press). Effect of meal pattern during food restriction on body weight loss and recovery after refeeding. . Physiology & Behavior , 53 (3) , 421-4.
  • Israel, P. A., Park, C. R., Schwartz, M. W., Green, P. K., Sipols, A. J., Woods, S. C., Porte, D., & Figlewicz, D. P. (1993). (In Press). Effect of diet-induced obesity and experimental hyperinsulinemia on insulin uptake into CSF of the rat. . Brain Research Bulletin , 30 (5-6) , 571-5.
  • Ramsay, D. S., Brown, A. C., & Woods, S. C. (1992). (In Press). Acute tolerance to nitrous oxide in humans. . Pain , 51 (3) , 367-73.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Nadzan, A. M., Sipols, A. J., Green, P. K., Liddle, R. A., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1992). (In Press). Intraventricular CCK-8 reduces single meal size in the baboon by interaction with type-A CCK receptors. . The American Journal of Physiology , 263 (4 Pt 2) , R863-7.
  • Green, P. K., Wilkinson, C. W., & Woods, S. C. (1992). (In Press). Intraventricular corticosterone increases the rate of body weight gain in underweight adrenalectomized rats. . Endocrinology , 130 (1) , 269-75.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Bergman, R. N., Kahn, S. E., Taborsky, G. J., Fisher, L. D., Sipols, A. J., Woods, S. C., Steil, G. M., & Porte, D. (1991). (In Press). Evidence for entry of plasma insulin into cerebrospinal fluid through an intermediate compartment in dogs. Quantitative aspects and implications for transport. . The Journal of Clinical Investigation , 88 (4) , 1272-81.
  • Woods, S C (1991). (In Press). The eating paradox: how we tolerate food. . Psychological Review , 98 (4) , 488-505.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Marks, J. L., Sipols, A. J., Baskin, D. G., Woods, S. C., Kahn, S. E., & Porte, D. (1991). (In Press). Central insulin administration reduces neuropeptide Y mRNA expression in the arcuate nucleus of food-deprived lean (Fa/Fa) but not obese (fa/fa) Zucker rats. . Endocrinology , 128 (5) , 2645-7.
  • Florant, G. L., Richardson, R. D., Mahan, S., Singer, L., & Woods, S. C. (1991). (In Press). Seasonal changes in CSF insulin levels in marmots: insulin may not be a satiety signal for fasting in winter. . The American Journal of Physiology , 260 (4 Pt 2) , R712-6.
  • Florant, G. L., Singer, L., Scheurink, A. J., Park, C. R., Richardson, R. D., & Woods, S. C. (1991). (In Press). Intraventricular insulin reduces food intake and body weight of marmots during the summer feeding period. . Physiology & Behavior , 49 (2) , 335-8.
  • Schwartz, M. W., Sipols, A., Kahn, S. E., Lattemann, D. F., Taborsky, G. J., Bergman, R. N., Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1990). (In Press). Kinetics and specificity of insulin uptake from plasma into cerebrospinal fluid. . The American Journal of Physiology , 259 (3 Pt 1) , E378-83.
  • Woods, S. C., Figlewicz Lattemann, D. P., Schwartz, M. W., & Porte, D. (1990). (In Press). A re-assessment of the regulation of adiposity and appetite by the brain insulin system. . International Journal of Obesity , 14 Suppl 3 , 69-73; discussion 74.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Sipols, A. J., Porte, D., Woods, S. C., & Liddle, R. A. (1989). (In Press). Intraventricular CCK inhibits food intake and gastric emptying in baboons. . The American Journal of Physiology , 256 (6 Pt 2) , R1313-7.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Sipols, A. J., Green, P., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1989). (In Press). IVT CCK-8 is more effective than IV CCK-8 at decreasing meal size in the baboon. . Brain Research Bulletin , 22 (5) , 849-52.
  • Woods, S. C., & Gibbs, J. (1989). (In Press). The regulation of food intake by peptides. . Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences , 575 , 236-43.
  • Hjeresen, D. L., Brief, D. J., Amend, D. L., Dorsa, D. M., & Woods, S. C. (1988). (In Press). The role of arginine vasopressin in the development of tolerance to ethanol in normal and Brattleboro rats. . Peptides , 9 Suppl 1 , 193-200.
  • Strubbe, J. H., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1988). (In Press). Insulin responses and glucose levels in plasma and cerebrospinal fluid during fasting and refeeding in the rat. . Physiology & Behavior , 44 (2) , 205-8.
  • Stein, L. J., Dorsa, D. M., Baskin, D. G., Figlewicz, D. P., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1987). (In Press). Reduced effect of experimental peripheral hyperinsulinemia to elevate cerebrospinal fluid insulin concentrations of obese Zucker rats. . Endocrinology , 121 (5) , 1611-5.
  • West, D. B., Diaz, J., Roddy, S., & Woods, S. C. (1987). (In Press). Long-term effects on adiposity after preweaning nutritional manipulations in the gastrostomy-reared rat. . The Journal of Nutrition , 117 (7) , 1259-64.
  • West, D. B., Greenwood, M. R., Marshall, K. A., & Woods, S. C. (1987). (In Press). Lithium chloride, cholecystokinin and meal patterns: evidence that cholecystokinin suppresses meal size in rats without causing malaise. . Appetite , 8 (3) , 221-7.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Lacour, F., Sipols, A., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1987). (In Press). Gastroenteropancreatic peptides and the central nervous system. . Annual Review of Physiology , 49 , 383-95.
  • Ikeda, H., West, D. B., Pustek, J. J., Figlewicz, D. P., Greenwood, M. R., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1986). (In Press). Intraventricular insulin reduces food intake and body weight of lean but not obese Zucker rats. . Appetite , 7 (4) , 381-6.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Sipols, A., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1986). (In Press). Intraventricular bombesin can decrease single meal size in the baboon. . Brain Research Bulletin , 17 (4) , 535-7.
  • Corp, E. S., Woods, S. C., Porte, D., Dorsa, D. M., Figlewicz, D. P., & Baskin, D. G. (1986). (In Press). Localization of 125I-insulin binding sites in the rat hypothalamus by quantitative autoradiography. . Neuroscience Letters , 70 (1) , 17-22.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Stein, L. J., West, D., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1986). (In Press). Intracisternal insulin alters sensitivity to CCK-induced meal suppression in baboons. . The American Journal of Physiology , 250 (5 Pt 2) , R856-60.
  • Hjeresen, D. L., Reed, D. R., & Woods, S. C. (1986). (In Press). Tolerance to hypothermia induced by ethanol depends on specific drug effects. . Psychopharmacology , 89 (1) , 45-51.
  • Woods, S. C., Porte, D., Bobbioni, E., Ionescu, E., Sauter, J. F., Rohner-Jeanrenaud, F., & Jeanrenaud, B. (1985). (In Press). Insulin: its relationship to the central nervous system and to the control of food intake and body weight. . The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , 42 (5 Suppl) , 1063-71.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Stein, L. J., Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1985). (In Press). Acute and chronic gastrin-releasing peptide decreases food intake in baboons. . The American Journal of Physiology , 248 (5 Pt 2) , R578-83.
  • Baskin, D. G., Stein, L. J., Ikeda, H., Woods, S. C., Figlewicz, D. P., Porte, D., Greenwood, M. R., & Dorsa, D. M. (1985). (In Press). Genetically obese Zucker rats have abnormally low brain insulin content. . Life Sciences , 36 (7) , 627-33.
  • Woods, S. C., Stein, L. J., McKay, L. D., & Porte, D. (1984). (In Press). Suppression of food intake by intravenous nutrients and insulin in the baboon. . The American Journal of Physiology , 247 (2 Pt 2) , R393-401.
  • Woods, S C (1983). (In Press). [Interaction between insulin secretion and the central nervous system] . Journ & #233;es Annuelles De Diab & #233;tologie De L'H & #244;tel-Dieu , 27-33.
  • Mansfield, J. G., Benedict, R. S., & Woods, S. C. (1983). (In Press). Response specificity of behaviorally augmented tolerance to ethanol supports a learning interpretation. . Psychopharmacology , 79 (2-3) , 94-8.
  • West, D. B., Diaz, J., & Woods, S. C. (1982). (In Press). Infant gastrostomy and chronic formula infusion as a technique to overfeed and accelerate weight gain of neonatal rats. . The Journal of Nutrition , 112 (7) , 1339-43.
  • Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1981). (In Press). Regulation of food intake and body weight in insulin. . Diabetologia , 20 Suppl , 274-80.
  • West, D. B., Seino, Y., Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1980). (In Press). Ventromedial hypothalamic lesions increase pancreatic sensitivity to streptozotocin in rats. . Diabetes , 29 (11) , 948-51.
  • Marshall, L. H., & Woods, S. C. (1980). (In Press). Relationship of research postdoctoral experience and attainment of tenure by neuroscientists. . Experimental Neurology , 68 (3) , 403-8.
  • Woods, S. C., & Bernstein, I. L. (1980). (In Press). Cephalic insulin response as a test for completeness of vagotomy to the pancreas. . Physiology & Behavior , 24 (3) , 485-8.
  • Burchfield, S. R., Woods, S. C., & Elich, M. S. (1980). (In Press). Pituitary adrenocortical response to chronic intermittent stress. . Physiology & Behavior , 24 (2) , 297-302.
  • Lotter, E. C., McKay, L. D., Mangiapane, M. L., Simpson, J. B., Vogel, K. W., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1980). (In Press). Intraventricular angiotensin elicits drinking in the baboon. . Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.) , 163 (1) , 48-51.
  • Woods, S. C., Lotter, E. C., Vogel, K. W., & Porte, D. (1979). (In Press). A dual-purpose device for protecting brain implants of baboons. . Journal of Neuroscience Methods , 1 (4) , 319-22.
  • Woods, S. C., Lotter, E. C., McKay, L. D., & Porte, D. (1979). (In Press). Chronic intracerebroventricular infusion of insulin reduces food intake and body weight of baboons. . Nature , 282 (5738) , 503-5.
  • Woods, S. C., & McKay, L. D. (1978). (In Press). Intraventricular alloxan eliminates feeding elicited by 2-deoxyglucose. . Science (New York, N.Y.) , 202 (4373) , 1209-11.
  • Burchfield, S. R., Woods, S. C., & Elich, M. S. (1978). (In Press). Effects of cold stress on tumor growth. . Physiology & Behavior , 21 (4) , 537-40.
  • Smith, P. H., Chen, M., Woods, S. C., Ensinck, J. W., & Porte, D. (1978). (In Press). Inhibition of insulin and glucagon secretion by somatostatin: are there indirect effects? . Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.) , 157 (4) , 643-7.
  • Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1978). (In Press). The central nervous system, pancreatic hormones, feeding, and obesity. . Advances in Metabolic Disorders , 9 , 283-312.
  • Woods, S. C., Vasselli, J. R., & Milam, K. M. (1977). (In Press). Iron appetite and latent learning in rats. . Physiology & Behavior , 19 (5) , 623-6.
  • Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1977). (In Press). Relationship between plasma and cerebrospinal fluid insulin levels of dogs. . The American Journal of Physiology , 233 (4) , E331-4.
  • Burchfield, S. R., Elich, M. S., & Woods, S. C. (1977). (In Press). Geophagia in response to stress and arthritis. . Physiology & Behavior , 19 (2) , 265-7.
  • Woods, S. C., Vasselli, J. R., Kaestner, E., Szakmary, G. A., Milburn, P., & Vitiello, M. V. (1977). (In Press). Conditioned insulin secretion and meal feeding in rats. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 91 (1) , 128-33.
  • Lotter, E. C., & Woods, S. C. (1977). (In Press). Injections of insulin and changes of body weight. . Physiology & Behavior , 18 (2) , 293-7.
  • Woods, S C (1976). (In Press). Conditioned hypoglycemia. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 90 (12) , 1164-8.
  • Woods, S. C., Kellaway, I. W., & Marriott, C. (1976). (In Press). The interaction of gastric glycoproteins with anti-inflammatory agents at an oil-water interface [proceedings]. . The Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology , 28 Suppl , 74P.
  • Kulkosky, P. J., Breckenridge, C., Krinsky, R., & Woods, S. C. (1976). (In Press). Satiety elicited by the C-terminal octapeptide of cholecystokinin-pancreozymin in normal and VMH-lesioned rats. . Behavioral Biology , 18 (2) , 227-34.
  • Mitchell, D., Wells, C., Hoch, N., Lind, K., Woods, S. C., & Mitchell, L. K. (1976). (In Press). Poison induced pica in rats. . Physiology & Behavior , 17 (4) , 691-7.
  • Smith, P. H., Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1976). (In Press). Phentolamine blocks the somatostatin-mediated inhibition of insulin secretion. . Endocrinology , 98 (4) , 1073-6.
  • Bernstein, I. L., Lotter, E. C., Kulkosky, P. J., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1975). (In Press). Effect of force-feeding upon basal insulin levels of rats. . Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.) , 150 (2) , 546-8.
  • Chen, M., Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1975). (In Press). Effect of cerebral intraventricular insulin on pancreatic insulin secretion in the dog. . Diabetes , 24 (10) , 910-4.
  • Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1975). (In Press). Effect of intracisternal insulin on plasma glucose and insulin in the dog. . Diabetes , 24 (10) , 905-9.
  • Woods, S. C., Kaestner, E., & Vasselli, J. R. (1975). (In Press). Insulin, growth hormone, body weight, and feeding: a reply to Panksepp. . Psychological Review , 82 (2) , 165-8.
  • Kulkosky, P. J., Porte, D., & Woods, S. C. (1975). (In Press). Elevation of rat plasma insulin by intrathecal pentobarbital. . Experientia , 31 (1) , 123-4.
  • Porte, D., Woods, S. C., Chen, M., Smith, P. H., & Ensinck, J. W. (1975). (In Press). Central factors in the control of insulin and glucagon secretion. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 3 (1 Suppl) , 127-33.
  • Woods, S. C., & Porte, D. (1974). (In Press). Neural control of the endocrine pancreas. . Physiological Reviews , 54 (3) , 596-619.
  • Belenko, S., & Woods, S. C. (1973). (In Press). Effects of concentration sequence on ethanol selection by rats. . Quarterly Journal of Studies on Alcohol , 34 (3) , 940-2.
  • Warner, V. D., Warner, A. M., Vasselli, J. R., Decke, E., Pi-Sunyer, F. X., & Woods, S. C. (1973). (In Press). Leucine and its derivatives as potential elicitors of insulin secretion in rats. . Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences , 62 (7) , 1186-8.
  • Lotter, E. C., Woods, S. C., & Vasselli, J. R. (1973). (In Press). Schedule-induced polydipsia: an artifact. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 83 (3) , 478-84.
  • Woods, S C (1972). (In Press). Conditioned hypoglycemia: effect of vagotomy and pharmacological blockade. . The American Journal of Physiology , 223 (6) , 1424-7.
  • Woods, S. C., & Shogren, R. E. (1972). (In Press). Glycemic responses following conditioning with different doses of insulin in rats. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 81 (2) , 220-5.
  • Weisinger, R. S., & Woods, S. C. (1972). (In Press). Formalin-like sodium appetite and thirst elicited by a conditioned stimulus in rats. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 80 (3) , 413-21.
  • Woods, S. C., Alexander, K. R., & Porte, D. (1972). (In Press). Conditioned insulin secretion and hypoglycemia following repeated injections of tolbutamide in rats. . Endocrinology , 90 (1) , 227-31.
  • Woods, S. C., Weisinger, R. S., & Wald, B. A. (1971). (In Press). Conditioned aversions produced by subcutaneous injections of formalin in rats. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 77 (3) , 410-5.
  • Woods, S. C., & Weisinger, R. S. (1970). (In Press). Pagophagia in the albino rat. . Science (New York, N.Y.) , 169 (952) , 1334-6.
  • Hutton, R. A., Woods, S. C., & Makous, W. L. (1970). (In Press). Conditioned hypoglycemia: Pseudoconditioning controls. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 71 (2) , 198-201.
  • Woods, S. C., Hutton, R. A., & Makous, W. (1970). (In Press). Conditioned insulin secretion in the albino rat. . Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.) , 133 (3) , 964-8.
  • Woods, S. C., Makous, W., & Hutton, R. A. (1969). (In Press). Temporal parameters of conditioned hypoglycemia. . Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology , 69 (2) , 301-7.
  • Strader, A. D., & Woods, S. C. (In Press). [American Gastroenterological Association. Gastrointestinal hormones and food intake] . Revista De Gastroenterolog & #237;a De M & #233;xico , 70 (4) , 439-57.
  • Richardson, R. D., Boswell, T., Woods, S. C., & Wingfield, J. C. (In Press). Intracerebroventricular corticotropin-releasing factor decreases food intake in white-crowned sparrows. . Physiology & Behavior , 71 (1-2) , 213-6.
  • Thompson, S. C., Woods, S. C., Hendricks, S., Bell, S. M., & Figlewicz, D. P. (In Press). Intraventricular insulin suppresses the acoustic startle response in rats. . Physiology & Behavior , 69 (4-5) , 433-7.
  • Figlewicz, D. P., Woods, S. C., Porte, D., & Taborsky, G. J. (In Press). Effect of CCK-8 on basal and meal-stimulated somatostatin in the baboon. . Peptides , 7 (5) , 771-4.
  • West, D. B., Williams, R. H., Braget, D. J., & Woods, S. C. (In Press). Bombesin reduces food intake of normal and hypothalamically obese rats and lowers body weight when given chronically. . Peptides , 3 (1) , 61-7.
  • Woods, S. C., & Kuskosky, P. J. (In Press). Classically conditioned changes of blood glucose level. . Psychosomatic Medicine , 38 (3) , 201-19.
  • Vitiello, M. V., & Woods, S. C. (In Press). Caffeine: preferential consumption by rats. . Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior , 3 (2) , 147-9.

    Research Grants:

  • P01 DK056863 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. High Fat Diet Induced Obesity, PI, Closed.
  • 2 T32 DK059803-06 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Training Program in Neuroendocrinology of Homeostasis, PI, Closed.
  • R01-DK-067550 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Cephalic Responses and Meal Feeding, PI, Closed.
  • P&G-29-05-A0-S0-E0 Procter & Gamble Company. Research in the Field of Energy Homeostasis - Obesity Study, PI, Closed.
  • 5-P01-DK-56863-05-A0-S0-E0 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Gut-Brain Mechanisms in Dietary Obesity, PI, Closed.
  • 5-T32-DK-59803-05-A0-S0-E0 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Training Program in Neuroendocrinology of Homeostasis, PI, Closed.
  • National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Insulin and CNS Control of Body Weight and Food Intake, PI, Closed.
  • 5-R37-DK-17844-25-A0-S0-E0 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Insulin and CNS Control of Body Weight and Food Intake, PI, Closed.
  • 1 K01 DK078906-01 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Palatable Food, Reward and Stress, Collaborator, Closed.
  • R01 DK017844 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Insulin and CNS Control of Body Weight and Food Intake, PI, Active.
  • SRS 005437 Ethicon Endo Surgery, Incorporated. New Therapeutic Strategies for Obesity, Collaborator, Active.
  • R01 DK078201 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. The Role of TNF Alpha in Obesity, PI, Active.
  • R01 DK066596 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Stress and Body Weight Regulation, Collaborator, Active.
  • K23 DK083554 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Hormonal and Neural Control of Insulin Secretion Following Gastric Bypass Surgery, Collaborator, Active.
  • AHA 09PRE2250169 American Heart Association - Great Rivers Affiliate. The Role of the Brain Renin Angiotensin System in Energy, Collaborator, Active.
  • F32 DK083870 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Metabolic Pathways Involved in the CNS Regulation of Energy Balance, Collaborator, Active.
  • F31 NS068122 National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. The Role of the Renin Angiotensin System in the CNS Regulation of Energy Balance, Collaborator, Active.
  • K01 DK087816 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. The Role of Visceral Fatty Acids in Relation to Insulin Resistance, Collaborator, Active.
  • 223952 Canadian Institutes of Health Research. Gut Hormones and the Resolution of Diabetes after Bariatric Surgery, Collaborator, Active.
  • SRS 007253 Pfizer, Inc.. Obesity Drug Target Identification, Collaborator, Closed.
  • R01 DK092779 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Brain ApoA-IV Mediates Estrogenic Reduction of Dietary Obesity in Female Rats, Collaborator, Active.
  • U24 DK059630 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Cincinnati Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center, Collaborator, Active.
  • R01DK095440 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Ginsenocide Rb1: A Novel Anti-Obesity and Anti-Hyperglycemic Compound, PI, Active.
  • T32DK059803 National Inst of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease. Training Program in Neuroendocrinology of Homeostasis, PI, Active.

Recent Awards/Honors:

  • . MERIT Award to investigate the role of adiposity signals in the brain Grant ($760,000), 1993,2001
  • . NIH Supplemental Award for Training Disabled Scientists Grant ($480,000), 1998,2001
  • Procter & Gamble Research Award ($5,000,000), 1999,2004
  • Co-Director, NIH Mouse Phenotyping Center and Director. Brain and behavior Core. ($7,500,000), 2001,2011
  • Director NIH Pre and Post-Doctoral Training Grant in Neuroendocrinology, 2001,2011
  • NIH RO1 Award to investigate adiposity signals Grant ($1,679,000), 2001,2006
  • NIH R01 Award to investigate cephalic resonses and meal feeding Grant ($921,000), 2006,2009
  • NIH Program Project Director: High Fat Diet-Induced Obesity ($4,000,000), 2006,2011

Invited Presentations:

  • (2010). . , Luebeck, Germany.
  • (2010). . , St. Moritz, Switzerland.
  • (2010). . , Ascona, Switzerland.
  • (2009). . , St. Moritz, Switzerland.
  • (2009). . , Frejus, France.
  • (2009). . , Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • (2009). . , Burlington, VT.
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