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Book Chapters

Chen H; Morris MJ, 2013, 'Mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR): Structure, signaling pathways and biological effects', in Advances in Medicine and Biology Volume 68, Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp. 145 - 158

Morris M, 2012, 'Neuropeptide Y and cardiovascular function', in Michel MC (ed.), Neuropeptide Y and Related Peptides, edn. Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology, Springer Science & Business Media, Berlin, pp. 327 - 359

Morris M; Kirkcaldie M M, 2012, 'Drugs and the brain', in Ashwell KWS (ed.), The Brain Book, pp. 281 - 303

Morris MJ; Chen H, 2011, 'Overnutrition in Mothers and Appetite Regulators in Offspring', in Preedy VR; Watson RR; Martin CR (ed.), Handbook of Behavior, Food and Nutrition, Spromger, New York, pp. 1745 - 1758, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-92271-3_113

Morris MJ; Salzberg M, 2010, 'stress, obesity & metabolic syndrome', in Salzberg M; Castle DJ (ed.), Physical and Mental Illness: The Interface, edn. Original, Victorian Postgraduate Medicine Publishing, Melbourne, pp. 139 - 152

Morris MJ; Hansen MJ, 2009, 'Orexigenic peptides', in Peptides in Energy Balance and Obesity: Frontiers in Nutritional Science, pp. 1 - 31

Esler M; Alvarenga M; Kaye D; Lambert G; Thompson J; Hastings J; Schwarz R; Morris M; Richards J, 2004, 'Panic Disorder', in Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System: Second Edition, pp. 391 - 394, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-012589762-4/50107-9

Esler M; Lambert G; Thompson J; Kaye D; Hastings J; Schwarz R; Alvarenga M; Richards J; Morris M, 2004, '106 Panic Disorder', in Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System, pp. 391 - 394, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/b978-012589762-4/50107-9

Esler M; Alvarenga M; Kaye D; Lambert G; Thompson J; Hastings J; Schwartz R; Morris M; Richards J, 2004, 'Panic Disorder', in Robertson D; Biaggioni I; Burnstock G; Low PA; Paton FR (ed.), A Primer of the autonomic nervous system, Elsevier, San Diego, pp. 605 - 608, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-386525-0.00126-8

Devynck MA; Pernollet MG; Morris MJ; Le Quan Sang KH; Meyer P, 1988, 'Endogenous inhibitors of the Na+ pump, hypertension, cell cytosolic Ca2+ and ANP release', in Progress in Endocrinology 1988, Medica, Amsterdam, pp. 1275 - 1281

Morris M; Dausse JP; Devynck MA; Meyer P, 1980, 'Ontogeny of alpha 1 and alpha 2-adrenoceptors in rat brain.', in Parvez H (ed.), Biogenic amines during fetal and postnatal development, Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 241 - 261

Journal articles

Assante G; Chandrasekaran S; Ng S; Tourna A; Chung CH; Isse KA; Banks JL; Soffientini U; Filippi C; Dhawan A; Liu M; Rozen SG; Hoare M; Campbell P; Ballard JWO; Turner N; Morris MJ; Chokshi S; Youngson NA, 2022, 'Acetyl-CoA metabolism drives epigenome change and contributes to carcinogenesis risk in fatty liver disease', Genome Medicine, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13073-022-01071-5

Klugmann M; Kalotay E; Delerue F; Ittner LM; Bongers A; Yu J; Morris MJ; Housley GD; Fröhlich D, 2022, 'Correction to: Developmental delay and late onset HBSL pathology in hypomorphic Dars1 M256L mice (Neurochemical Research, (2022), 47, 7, (1972-1984), 10.1007/s11064-022-03582-4)', Neurochemical Research, vol. 47, pp. 1985 - 1990, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11064-022-03602-3

Klugmann M; Kalotay E; Delerue F; Ittner LM; Bongers A; Yu J; Morris MJ; Housley GD; Fröhlich D, 2022, 'Developmental delay and late onset HBSL pathology in hypomorphic Dars1 M256L mice', Neurochemical Research, vol. 47, pp. 1972 - 1984, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11064-022-03582-4

Hasebe K; Kendig MD; Kaakoush NO; Tajaddini A; Westbrook RF; Morris MJ, 2022, 'The influence of maternal unhealthy diet on maturation of offspring gut microbiota in rat', ANIMAL MICROBIOME, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s42523-022-00185-w

Kendig MD; Hasebe K; McCague R; Lee F; Leigh SJ; Arnold R; Morris MJ, 2022, 'Adolescent exposure to a solid high-fat, high-sugar ‘cafeteria’ diet leads to more pronounced changes in metabolic measures and gut microbiome composition than liquid sugar in female rats', Appetite, vol. 172, pp. 105973, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2022.105973

Billah MM; Khatiwada S; Morris MJ; Maloney CA, 2022, 'Effects of paternal overnutrition and interventions on future generations', International Journal of Obesity, vol. 46, pp. 901 - 917, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41366-021-01042-7

Hossain MJ; Kendig MD; Letton ME; Morris MJ; Arnold R, 2022, 'Peripheral Neuropathy Phenotyping in Rat Models of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Evaluating Uptake of the Neurodiab Guidelines and Identifying Future Directions', Diabetes and Metabolism Journal, vol. 46, pp. 198 - 221, http://dx.doi.org/10.4093/dmj.2021.0347

Tajaddini A; Kendig MD; Prates KV; Frederick Westbrook R; Morris MJ, 2022, 'Male Rat Offspring Are More Impacted by Maternal Obesity Induced by Cafeteria Diet Than Females—Additive Effect of Postweaning Diet', International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol. 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms23031442

Billah MM; Khatiwada S; Lecomte V; Morris MJ; Maloney CA, 2022, 'Ameliorating high-fat diet-induced sperm and testicular oxidative damage by micronutrient-based antioxidant intervention in rats', European Journal of Nutrition, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00394-022-02917-9

Towarnicki SG; Youngson NA; Corley SM; St. John JC; Melvin RG; Turner N; Morris MJ; Ballard JWO, 2022, 'Ancestral dietary change alters the development of Drosophila larvae through MAPK signalling', Fly, vol. 16, pp. 299 - 311, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19336934.2022.2088032

Fam J; Clemens KJ; Westbrook RF; Morris MJ; Kendig MD, 2022, 'Chronic exposure to cafeteria-style diet in rats alters sweet taste preference and reduces motivation for, but not ‘liking’ of sucrose', Appetite, vol. 168, pp. 105742 - 105742, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2021.105742

Huang Y; Wei J; Cooper A; Morris MJ, 2022, 'Parkinson's disease: From genetics to molecular dysfunction and targeted therapeutic approaches', Genes and Diseases, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gendis.2021.12.015

Anwer H; Morris MJ; Noble DWA; Nakagawa S; Lagisz M, 2022, 'Transgenerational effects of obesogenic diets in rodents: A meta-analysis', Obesity Reviews, vol. 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/obr.13342

Foldi CJ; Morris MJ; Oldfield BJ, 2021, 'Executive function in obesity and anorexia nervosa: Opposite ends of a spectrum of disordered feeding behaviour?', Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, vol. 111, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2021.110395

Finney CA; Shvetcov A; Westbrook RF; Morris MJ; Jones NM, 2021, 'Tamoxifen offers long-term neuroprotection after hippocampal silent infarct in male rats', Hormones and Behavior, vol. 136, pp. 105085, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2021.105085

Kendig MD; Leigh SJ; Morris MJ, 2021, 'Unravelling the impacts of western-style diets on brain, gut microbiota and cognition', Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, vol. 128, pp. 233 - 243, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.neubiorev.2021.05.031

Finney CA; Shvetcov A; Westbrook RF; Morris MJ; Jones NM, 2021, 'The selective estrogen receptor modulator tamoxifen protects against subtle cognitive decline and early markers of injury 24 h after hippocampal silent infarct in male Sprague-Dawley rats', Hormones and Behavior, vol. 134, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2021.105016

Khatiwada S; Lecomte V; Fenech MF; Morris MJ; Maloney CA, 2021, 'Effects of micronutrient supplementation on glucose and hepatic lipid metabolism in a rat model of diet induced obesity', Cells, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cells10071751

Yu J; Laybutt DR; Kim LJ; Quek LE; Wu LE; Morris MJ; Youngson NA, 2021, 'Exercise-induced benefits on glucose handling in a model of diet-induced obesity are reduced by concurrent nicotinamide mononucleotide', American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol. 321, pp. E176 - E189, http://dx.doi.org/10.1152/AJPENDO.00446.2020

Anwer H; Mason D; Zajitschek S; Noble DWA; Hesselson D; Morris MJ; Lagisz M; Nakagawa S, 2021, 'An efficient new assay for measuring zebrafish anxiety: Tall tanks that better characterize between-individual differences', Journal of Neuroscience Methods, vol. 356, pp. 109138, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2021.109138

Grant R; Pawlak R; Vos P; Bilgin AA; Berg J; Pearce R; Morris M, 2021, 'Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors Profile Among Australian Vegetarian and Nonvegetarian Teenagers', American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, vol. 15, pp. 313 - 321, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1559827619829000

Oldham Green N; Maniam J; Riese J; Morris MJ; Voineagu I, 2021, 'Transcriptomic signature of early life stress in male rat prefrontal cortex', Neurobiology of Stress, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ynstr.2021.100316

Chen SY; Beretta M; Alexopoulos SJ; Shah DP; Olzomer EM; Hargett SR; Childress ES; Salamoun JM; Aleksovska I; Roseblade A; Cranfield C; Rawling T; Quinlan KGR; Morris MJ; Tucker SP; Santos WL; Hoehn KL, 2021, 'Mitochondrial uncoupler SHC517 reverses obesity in mice without affecting food intake', Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, vol. 117, pp. 154724, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.metabol.2021.154724

Finney CA; Morris MJ; Westbrook RF; Jones NM, 2021, 'Hippocampal silent infarct leads to subtle cognitive decline that is associated with inflammation and gliosis at twenty-four hours after injury in a rat model', Behavioural Brain Research, vol. 401, pp. 113089, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbr.2020.113089

Finney CA; Jones NM; Morris MJ, 2021, 'A scalable, fully automated approach for regional quantification of immunohistochemical staining of astrocytes in the rat brain', Journal of Neuroscience Methods, vol. 348, pp. 108994, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jneumeth.2020.108994

Kendig MD; Morris MJ; Samaras K, 2021, 'Mendacity: The Tendency to Lie or Deceive. A Cautionary Tale in Obesity Research, Stigma, and Headlining', Frontiers in Endocrinology, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fendo.2020.598713

Hui N; Morris MJ; Allison MA; Tsai MY; Rye KA; Tabet F; Ong KL, 2021, 'Lipoprotein (a) and the risk of elevated depressive symptoms: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis', Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 133, pp. 119 - 124, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2020.12.022

Hasebe K; Kendig MD; Morris MJ, 2021, 'Mechanisms underlying the cognitive and behavioural effects of maternal obesity', Nutrients, vol. 13, pp. 1 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/nu13010240

Kong WL; Huang Y; Qian E; Morris MJ, 2020, 'Constipation and sleep behaviour disorder associate with processing speed and attention in males with Parkinson’s disease over five years follow-up', Scientific Reports, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-75800-4

Leigh SJ; Kaakoush NO; Bertoldo MJ; Westbrook RF; Morris MJ, 2020, 'Intermittent cafeteria diet identifies fecal microbiome changes as a predictor of spatial recognition memory impairment in female rats', Translational Psychiatry, vol. 10, pp. 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41398-020-0734-9

Leigh SJ; Kaakoush NO; Westbrook RF; Morris MJ, 2020, 'Minocycline-induced microbiome alterations predict cafeteria diet-induced spatial recognition memory impairments in rats', Translational Psychiatry, vol. 10, pp. 92, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41398-020-0774-1

Finney C; Shvetcov A; Westbrook F; Morris M; Jones N, 2020, 'The selective estrogen receptor modulator tamoxifen protects against subtle cognitive decline and early markers of injury twenty-four hours after hippocampal silent infarct', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.11.15.383737

Finney C; Morris M; Westbrook F; Jones N, 2020, 'Hippocampal silent infarct leads to subtle cognitive decline that is associated with inflammation and gliosis at twenty-four hours after injury in a rat model', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.09.29.318204

Hossain MJ; Kendig MD; Wild BM; Issar T; Krishnan AV; Morris MJ; Arnold R, 2020, 'Evidence of altered peripheral nerve function in a rodent model of diet-induced prediabetes', Biomedicines, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/biomedicines8090313

Leigh SJ; Kaakoush NO; Escorihuela RM; Westbrook RF; Morris MJ, 2020, 'Treadmill exercise has minimal impact on obesogenic diet-related gut microbiome changes but alters adipose and hypothalamic gene expression in rats', Nutrition and Metabolism, vol. 17, pp. 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12986-020-00492-6

Yu J; Laybutt R; Kim L-J; Quek L-E; Wu L; Morris M; Youngson N, 2020, 'EXERCISE-INDUCED BENEFITS ON GLUCOSE HANDLING IN A MODEL OF DIET-INDUCED OBESITY ARE REDUCED BY CONCURRENT NICOTINAMIDE MONONUCLEOTIDE', , http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/2020.06.22.164459

Leigh SJ; Morris MJ, 2020, 'Diet, inflammation and the gut microbiome: Mechanisms for obesity-associated cognitive impairment', Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Basis of Disease, vol. 1866, pp. 165767, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbadis.2020.165767

Uddin GM; Youngson NA; Chowdhury SS; Hagan C; Sinclair DA; Morris MJ, 2020, 'Administration of Nicotinamide Mononucleotide (NMN) Reduces Metabolic Impairment in Male Mouse Offspring from Obese Mothers', Cells, vol. 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cells9040791

Bortolasci CC; Marx W; Walker AJ; Hasebe K; Kavanagh BE; Morris MJ; Mohebbi M; Turner A; Gray L; Berk L; Walder K; Berk M; Dean OM, 2020, 'Minocycline for the treatment of mental health and neurological conditions: study protocol of a systematic review and meta-analysis', BMJ open, vol. 10, pp. e035080, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-035080


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