1. Neurobiology of the reward system in rats.
Helse Nord funded project (2018): "The risks of excessive junk food consumption on the brain reward system. A translational study"
MSCA-IF 2019, Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions as host: “Does excessive junk food consumption change the way the brain reward system processes intrinsic rewards?”
2. Neurobiology of sexual motivation and sexual behavior in rats.
NFR funded project (2015)...
My research focuses on the neurobiology of feeding and reward. In other words, how do we make choices about the foods we eat and how is our psychology affected by these choices.