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2013 Original articleGámiz, F., Vives, F., Gallo, M. (Eds) Memoria de reconocimiento visual y gustativa: comparación entre procesos y mecanismos. Encuentros en Neurociencias. Vol. II.

Original articleGómez-Chacón, B., Gallo, M. Memoria de reconocimiento visual y gustativa: comparación entre procesos y mecanismos. En: Encuentros en Neurociencias. Vol. II.

Original articleMorillas, E., Gamiz, F., Gallo, M. Neuroanatomía funcional de la memoria de reconocimiento visual y gustativas. En: Encuentros en Neurociencias. Vol. II.

García-Burgos, D., González, F., May, G. Motivational control of latent inhibition in flavor preference. Behavioural Processes, 2013, 98, 9-17.

Moreno, H., de Brugada, I., Hall, G. Chronic dietary choline supplementation modulates attentional change in adult rats. Behavioral Brain Research. 2013, 243, 278-85.

Rohlfs Domínguez, P, Gámiz, F, Gil, M., Moreno, H., Márquez Zamora, R., Gallo, M., de Brugada, I. Providing choice increases children's vegetable intake. Food Quality and Preference, 2013, 30, 108-113.

Gallo, M., Gamiz, F., Perez-García, M., del Moral, R. and Rolls, E. Taste and olfactory status in a Gourmand with a right amygdala lesion. Neurocase, 2013, in press.

Moreno Gudiño, H., De Brugada, I., Carias, D., Gallo, M. Long-lasting Effects of Prenatal Dietary Choline Availability on Object Recognition Memory ability in adult rats. Nutritional Neuroscience, 2013, in press.


Gallo, M., Rolls, E. Chemosensory Learning and Memory. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 2012, 6, artículo 73.

Gámiz F, Gallo M. Spontaneous object recognition memory in aged rats: Complexity versus similarity. Learning and Memory, 2012, 19(10) 444-448.

Garcia-Burgos, D., González, F. Post-training flavor exposure in hungry rats after simultaneous conditioning with a nutrient converts the CS into a conditioned inhibitor. Learning and Behavior, 2012, 40, 98-114.

Gómez-Chacón B, Gámiz F, Gallo M. Basolateral amygdala lesions attenuate safe taste memory-related c-fos expression in the rat perirhinal cortex. Behavioral Brain Research, 2012, 230(2):418-422.

González, F., Garcia-Burgos, D., Hall, G. Associative and occasion-setting properties of contextual cues in flavor-nutrient learning in rats. Appetite, 2012, 59, 898-904.

Moreno HC, Gil M, Carias D, Gallo M, de Brugada I. Choline dietary supplementation improves LiCl-induced context aversion retention in adult rats. Physiology and Behavior, 2012, 106(4)451-456.


Original articleGámiz F, Gallo M. Taste learning and memory: a window on the study of brain aging. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 2011, 5:91-97. (Open access)

Gil, M., Symonds, M., Hall, G., de Brugada, I.. The US-preexposure effect in flavour acceptance conditioning. Learning and Motivation, 2011, 42 (4), 273-281.

Garcia-Burgos, D., and González, F.. Evidence of predictive learning in nutrient-based flavor conditioning in rats using the summation test for conditioned inhibition. Psicothema, 2011, 23,759-764.

Díaz, A., Garcia-Burgos, D., Manrique, T., González, F., & Gallo, M. Intermittent voluntary ethanol drinking during periadolescence impairs adult spatial learning after a long abstinence period in rats. Psicologica, 2011, 32, 347-365.

Gámiz, F. and Gallo, M.Intra-amygdala ZIP injections impair the memory of learned active avoidance responses and attenuate  conditioned taste aversion acquisition in rats. Learning and Memory, 2011, 18(8) 529-533.


Garcia-Burgos, D., Manrique, T., Gallo, M. y  González, F.Diferencias sexuales en el efecto de privación alcohólica en ratas (Sexual differences in the alcohol deprivation effect in rats). Psicothema, 2010, 22(4) 887-892.

González, F., Garcia-Burgos, D., Brugada, I. y Gil, M.(2010): Learned preference for a hedonically negative flavor is observed after pairings with positive post-ingestion consequences rather than with a palatable flavor. Learning and Motivation, 2010, 41, 141-149.

Davis, K., Brugada, I. & Riley, A.L.(2010). The Role of Injection Cues in Production of the Morphine Preexposure Effect in Taste Aversion Learning. Learning and Behavior, 38, 103-110.


Davis, K., Brugada, I. & Riley, A.L.(2009).The role of injection cues in the effects of morphine preexposure on morphine-induced conditioned taste aversions (CTAs). FASEB Journal, 23, 509.7

Manrique, T., Gámiz, F, Morón, I., Ballesteros, MA., Guerrero, RM., Fenton, AA and Gallo, M: Hippocampus, aging, and segregating memories. Hippocampus, 2009, 19(1) 57-65. 

García-Burgos, D.,  González, F., Manrique, T., and Gallo, M. Patterns of ethanol intake in preadolescent, adolescent, and adult Wistar rats under acquisition, maintenance, and relapse-like conditions. Alcohol: Clinical and Experimental Research, 2009, 33(4) 722-728. 

Hall, G., Symonds, M. and Rodríguez, M.Enhanced latent inhibition in context aversion conditioning. Learning and Motivation, 2009, 40, 62-73. 

Manrique, T.,  Morón, I., Ballesteros, MA., and Gallo, M. Peculiar modulation of taste aversion learning by the time of day in developing rats. Developmental Psychobiology, 2009, 51(2) 147-157. 


González, F., De Brugada, I. y Gil, M. (2008). Factores motivacionales y emocionales implicados en la preferencia condicionada al sabor utilizando sacarosa como EI. En I. Extebarria et al. (Eds), Emoción y Motivación: Contribuciones actuales, Vol II, pp. 45-56. Mitxelena: San Sebastian.

Gallo, M. Taste learning in rodents: compounds and individual taste cues recognition. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 31(1) 2008, 80-82.

Gallo, M. Conditioned Taste Aversion. In: Binder, M.D.; Hirokawa, N.; Windhorst, U.; Hirsch, M.C. (Eds.) The Encyclopedia of Neurosciences. 2008, in press. ISBN:978-3-540-29678-2

2007 Morón, I and Gallo, M. Effect of previous taste experiences on taste neophobia in young-adult and aged rats. Physiology and Behavior, 2007, 90(2-3) 308- 317.

Manrique, T., Moron, I., Ballesteros, MA, Guerrero, RM and Gallo, M. Hippocampus, Ageing, and Taste Memories. Chemical Senses, 2007, 32(1) 111- 117.

Gallo, M. and Manrique, T. Neurobiología del Aprendizaje. En: O. Pineño, M.A. Vadillo y H. Matute (Eds) Psicología del Aprendizaje. Abecedario, 2007, pp. 249-270.

Gallo, M. Reversible brain inactivation of brain circuits in learning and memory research. In: Bermúdez-Rattoni. Neural plasticity and memory: From genes to brain imaging. Taylor and Francis Group, USA: 2007. Series “Frontiers in Neuroscience”, pp.157-173.

Gallo M. Proceedings of the symposium on brain mechanisms of taste recognition memory and neural plasticity held at the ninth European congress of psychology on 6 July 2005. Chem Senses, 2007, 32(1) 91-2. (meeting overview).

de Brugada, I. Conditioned taste aversion as a tool for studying the mechanisms of associative learning. In AL.Riley and KB. Freeman. Conditioned taste aversion: an annotated bibliography. January, 2007.

Gallo, M. Conditioned Taste Aversion: A Primitive, but Complex, Type of Learning. In AL.Riley and KB. Freeman. Conditioned taste aversion: an annotated bibliography. October, 2007.


De Brugada, I. The US-Preexposure effect in lithium-Induced flavor-aversion conditioning: Underlying Mechanisms. Chem. Senses, 2006, 31, E11. (meeting abstract). (Contents of associative…)

Díaz, A., Manrique, T. and Gallo, M. Time-of-day and discrete spatial cues changes act as a context in taste recognition memory. Chemical Senses, 2006, 31, E37. (meeting abstract).

Gámiz, F, Manrique, T, Morón, I., Ballesteros, M.A. and Gallo, M. Peculiar time of day modulation of taste learning during ontogeny. Chem. Senses, 2006, 31, E20. (meeting abstract).

García-Burgos, D., Gámiz, F., Díaz, A., Manrique, T. and Gallo, M. PN64 Wistar rats behave as adolescents concerning the temporal modulation of taste learning. Chem. Senses, 2006, 31, E17. (meeting abstract).

Gil M, Manrique, T., de Brugada I. and Gallo, M. Taste Aversion Learning in the Fetal Rat. Chemical Senses, 2006, 31, E22. (meeting abstract).

F. Gonzalez, I. de Brugada and M. Gil Dissociation between the Conditions of Flavour–Flavour and Flavour–Calories Learning in Conditioned Flavour Preference. Chemical Senses, 2006, 31, E21 (meeting abstract).

Manrique, T, Gámiz, F, Guerrero, Morón, I., Ballesteros, M.A. and Gallo, M. Ontogeny, Hippocampus and Contextual Specificity of Taste Memory. Chem. Senses, 2006, 31, E11. (meeting abstract).


Balleine, B.W., Espinet, A. y González, F. (2005) Perceptual learning enhances retrospective revaluation of conditioned flavor preferences in rats. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 31 (3), 341-350.

De Brugada, I., González, F., Gil, M. and Hall, G. (2005).The role of habituation of the response to LiCl in the US-preexposure effect. Learning and Behavior, 33 (3), 363-370.

Gallo, M. (2005). Hippocampus, Temporal Context and Taste Memories. Chemical Senses, 30 (1), 160-161.

Manrique, T. and Gallo, M. (2005) Neurobiología del aprendizaje aversivo gustativo. Mente y Cerebro, 11, 39-40.

Manrique, T., Molero, A., Cándido, A. and Gallo, M. (2005): Early learning failure impairs adult learning in rats. Developmental Psychobiology, 46: 340-349.


Cándido, A., González y Brugada, I.  (2004). Safety signals from avoidance learning but not from yoked classical conditioning training pass both summation and retardation test for inhibition. Behavioural Processes, 66(2)153-160.

De Brugada, I., Hall, G. y Symonds, M. (2004). The US-Preexposure Effect in Lithium-Induced Falvor-Aversion conditioning is a consequence of blocking by Injection Cues. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 30, 58-66.

Espinet, A., González, F. y Balleine, B. Inhibitory sensory preconditioning. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 2004, 57B(3), 261-272.

Manrique, T, Molero, A, Ballesteros, MA, Moron, I, Gallo, M. and Fenton, A. (2004) Time of day-dependent latent inhibition of conditioned taste aversión in rats. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 82, 77-80.


De Brugada, I., González, F. y Cándido, A.(2003). Repetead administration of LiCl produces an unconditioned stimulus preexposure effect in backward excitatory CTA but not habituation of the unconditioned increment in neophobia. Behavioural Processes,  60, 227- 233.

 De Brugada, I., González, F. y Cándido, A. (2003). The role of injection cues in the associative control of US preexposure effect in flavour aversion learning. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology 56B, 241-252.

De Brugada, I., y González, F. (2003). Mecanismos implicados en el efecto de preexposición al EI en aprendizaje de aversión al sabor. En J. Vila, J. Nieto y J.M. Rosas, (Eds.) Investigación contemporánea en aprendizaje asociativo (págs., 35-50), Jaén, Del Lunar.

González, F., Quinn, J.J. y Fanselow, M.S. (2003). Differential effects of adding and removing components of a context on the generalization of conditional freezing. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 29, 78-83.

Manrique, T. (2003) Early learning  failure impairs adult learning . IBRO. (meeting abstract).

Manrique, T,  Molero, A., Higuera, A., Cándido, A. and Gallo, M. (2003) Adult learned helplessness induced by early learning failure. SEPC. (meeting abstract)

Higuera, A, Manrique, T, Molero, A, Cándido, A and Gallo, M. (2003) Water learning failure in preweanling rats impairs adult acquisition of a jumping avoidance response. Acta Neurobiol. Exp., 63, 67. (meeting abstract)


Ballesteros, MA, Gonzalez, F,. Moron, I., DeBrugada, Candido, A. and Gallo, M.(2002) Dissociation of the associative and visceral sensory components of taste aversion learning by tetrodotoxin inactivation of the parabrachial nucleus in rats. Neurosci.Lett. 322 (3):169-172.

Moron, I, Ballesteros, MA, Candido, A and Gallo, M. (2002) Taste aversion learning and aging: a comparison with the effect of dorsal hippocampal lesions in rats. Physiol Res. 51 Suppl 1:S21-S27.

Morón, I, Manrique, T, Molero, A, Ballesteros, MA,  Gallo M and Fenton, A. (2002) The contextual modulation of conditioned taste aversions by the physical environment and time of day is similar. Learn. Mem., 9, 218-223.

Moron, I, Ramirez-Lugo, L, Ballesteros, MA, Gutierrez, Miranda, RI, Gallo, M and Bermudez-Rattoni, F. (2002) Differential effects of bicuculline and muscimol microinjections into the nucleus basalis magnocellularis in taste and place aversive memory formation. Behav.Brain Res. 134 (1-2):425-431.


Aguado, L., deBrugada, I. y Hall, G. (2001). Test for inhibition after extinction of a conditioned stimulus in the flavour aversion procedure, Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 54, 201-217.

Morón, I, Ballesteros, MA, Valouskova, V and Gallo, M. (2001) Conditioned blocking is re-established by neurotransplantation in mature rats. NeuroReport, 12(11)2997-2301.


Ballesteros, MA and Gallo, M. (2000) Bilateral tetrodotoxin blockade of the rat vestibular nuclei substitutes the natural unconditioned stimulus in taste aversion learning. Neurosci.Lett. 279 (3):161-164.

Brugada, I. y  Aguado, L. (2000). El efecto de preexposición al EI en la aversión gustativa condicionada: papel relativo del contexto y de las claves de inyección. Psicológica, 21, 23-37.

González, F. y García-Hoz, V. (2000).The role of ambiguous expectancy in differential inhibition: a different role for context from direct US association. Psicológica, 21, 213-232.

Rodríguez, López, Symonds and Hall (2000). Lithium induced context aversion in rats as a model of anticipatory nausea in humans. Physiology and Behavior, 71, 571-579.


Gallo, M, Ballesteros, MA, Molero, A and Morón, I. (1999) Taste aversion Learning as a tool for rhe study of hippocampal and non-hippocampal brain memory circuits regulating diet selection. Nutrit. Neurosci., 2, 277-302.

Gallo, M,  Marquez, SL, Ballesteros, MA, and Maldonado, A. (1999) Functional blockade of the parabrachial area by tetrodotoxin disrupts the acquisition of conditioned taste aversion induced by motion-sickness in rats. Neurosci.Lett. 265 (1):57-60.

González, F. (1999). Cambio del valor asociativo del contexto en la inhibición diferencial: efectos de la extinción y del ensombrecimiento de las claves contextuales. Psicológica, 20, 103-119.


Gallo, M, Bielavska, E, Roldan, G and Bures, J. (1998) Tetrodotoxin inactivation of the gustatory cortex disrupts the effect of the N-methyl-D-aspartate antagonist ketamine on latent inhibition of conditioned taste aversion in rats. Neurosci.Lett. 240 (2):61-64.

González, F. (1998). El fenómeno de la excitación colateral en la inhibición diferencial: efectos adicionales de la extinción de las claves excitatorias de entrenamiento. Psicológica, 19, 275-293.

Symonds, Hall, López, Loy, Ramos and Rodríguez. (1998) Is fluid consumption necessary for the formation of context-illness associations? An evaluation using consumption and blocking test. Learning and Motivation, 29, 168-183.


Aguero, A, Gallo, M, Arnedo, M, Molina, F and Puerto, A. (1997) The functional relevance of medial parabrachial nucleus in intragastric sodium chloride-induced short-term aversion learning. Neurobiol. Learn. Mem., 67, 161-166.

Aguado, L., Brugada, I. y Hall, G. (1997). Effects of a retention interval on the US-Preexposure phenomenon in flavor aversion learning. Learning and Motivation, 28, 311-322.

Aguado, L. y Brugada, I. (1997). Retraso del condicionamiento de aversiones gustativas tras la preexposición al estímulo incondicionado: efectos del intervalo de prueba y del número de preexposiciones. Psicológica, 18, 1-10.

Gallo, M, Valouskova, V and Candido, A. (1997) Fetal hippocampal transplants restore conditioned blocking in rats with dorsal hippocampal lesions: effect of age. Behav.Brain Res. 88 (1):67-74.


Aguero, A, Gallo, M, Arnedo, M, Molina, F and Puerto, A. (1996) Effects of lesions of the medial parabrachial nucleus: taste discrimination and lithium-chloride-induced aversion learning after delayed and contiguous interstimulus intervals. Psychobiol., 24(4)265-280.

Brugada, I. (1996). El papel de los ensayos no reforzados en el aprendizaje condicional. Psicológica, 17, 387-396.

Brugada, I. y García-Hoz, V. (1996). Efecto de un estímulo preexpuesto sobre la respuesta a un excitador. Psicológica, 17, 415-424.


Balleine, BW, Garner C, Gonzalez F, Dickinson A. Motivational control of heterogeneous instrumental chains. Journal of experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior, 1995, 21 (3): 203-217.

Balleine, B., Garner, C., González, F. y Dickinson, A. (1995). Motivational control of heterogeneous instrumental chains. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 21, 203-217.

Brugada, I., García-Hoz, V., Bonardi, C. y Hall, G. (1995). The role of stimulus ambiguity in conditional learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 21, 275-284.

Dickinson A, Balleine B, Watt A, Gonzalez F, Boakes RA. Motivational control after extended instrumental training. Animal Learning and Behavior, 1995, 23 (2): 197-206.

Gallo, M and Candido, A. (1995) Reversible inactivation of dorsal hippocampus by tetrodotoxin impairs blocking of taste aversion selectively during the acquisition but not the retrieval in rats. Neurosci.Lett. 186 (1):1-4.

Gallo M and Candido, A. (1995) Dorsal hippocampal lesions impair blocking but not latent inhibition of taste aversion learning in rats. Behav.Neurosci. 109 (3):413-425.


Aguero, A, Arnedo, M,  Gallo, M and Puerto, A. (1993) Lesions of the lateral parabrachial nuclei disrupt aversion learning induced by electrical stimulation of the area postrema. Brain Res.Bull. 30 (5-6):585-592.

Aguero, A, Arnedo, M, Gallo, M and  Puerto, A. (1993) The functional relevance of the lateral parabrachial nucleus in lithium chloride-induced aversion learning. Pharmacol.Biochem.Behav. 45 (4):973-978, 1993.

Arnedo, M, Gallo, M, Aguero, A, Molina, F and Puerto, A. (1993) Medullary afferent vagal axotomy disrupts NaCl-induced short-term taste aversion learning. Behav.Neural Biol. 59 (1):69-75.

Boakes, R.A., Balleine, B., Dickinson, A. y González, F. (1993). Goal-directed actions and automatic habits. What makes a sated rat press a lever as often as a hungry one. Australian Journal of Psychology, 45, 109-110.

1992 Gallo, M, Roldan, G and Bures, J. (1992) Differential involvement of gustatory insular cortex and amygdala in the acquisition and retrieval of conditioned taste aversion in rats. Behav.Brain Res. 52 (1):91-97.

Arnedo, M, Gallo, M, Aguero, A and Puerto, A. (1991) Differential effects of subdiaphragmatic vagotomy on NaCl-induced aversion learning. Behav.Neural Biol. 55 (2):141-153.

Gallo, M. Arnedo, A. Aguero, A and Puerto, A. (1991) Participation of the area postrema in learned aversions induced by body rotation. Behav.Brain Res. 42 (1):13-23.

Gallo, M and Bures, J. (1991) Acquisition of conditioned taste aversion in rats is mediated by ipsilateral interaction of cortical and mesencephalic mechanisms. Neurosci.Lett. 133 (2):187-190.


Arnedo, M, Gallo, M, Aguero, A and Puerto, A. (1990) Effects of medullary afferent vagal axotomy and area postrema lesions on short-term and long-term NaCl-induced taste aversion learning. Physiol Behav. 47 (6):1067-1074.

Gallo, M, Arnedo, M, Aguero, A and Puerto, A. (1990) The functional relevance of the area postrema in drug-induced aversion learning. Pharmacol. Bioch. Behav. 35 :543-551.

1988 Gallo, M, Arnedo, M, Aguero, A and Puerto, A. (1988) Electrical intracerebral stimulation of the area postrema on taste aversion learning. Behav.Brain Res. 30 (3):289-296.



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