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Eelke Snoeren

Gruppeleder / Førsteamanuensis
Institutt for psykologi

Stillingsbeskrivelse:

Gruppeleder av forskningsgruppe Translasjonell nevrovitenskap og atferd

Førsteamanuensis i biologisk psykologi




Forskningsinteresser

Behavioral neuroscience

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" 

Neurobiology of sexual motivation and sexual behavior in rats.

NFR funded project (2015): "which brain projections are involved in natural reward"

Neurodevelopmental effects in offspring.

Helse-Nord funded project (2015): "Antidepressant use during pregnancy: the neurodevelopmental effects in the offspring"

 

Undervisning:

- Koordinator på PSY-1004
- Foreleser på PSY-1001, PSY-1004, PSY-2021, PSY-2547, og PSY-3013

Undervisning

Koordinator på

PSY-1004 Biologisk psykologi

 

Foreleser på

PSY-1001 Innføring i generell psykologi

PSY-1004 Biologisk psykologi

PSY-2021 Atferdsendokrinologi

PSY-2547 Cognitiv nevrovitenskap

PSY- 3013 Stress og Helse

 

Arbeider i CRIStin


  • Le Moene, Olivia; Snoeren, Eelke. Mate Choice could be Random in Female Rats (Rattus norvegicus). Physiology and Behavior 2018; Volum 184. ISSN 0031-9384.s 1 - 5.s doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2017.10.031.

  • Chu, Xi; Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. Functions of Vocalization in Sociosexual Behaviors in Rats (Rattus norvegicus) in a Seminatural Environment. Journal of Comparative Psychology 2017; Volum 131 (1). ISSN 0735-7036.s 10 - 18.s doi: 10.1037/com0000051.

  • Heijkoop, Roy; Huijgens, Patty Thalia; Snoeren, Eelke. Assessment of sexual behavior in rats: the potentials and pitfalls.. Behavioural Brain Research 2017; Volum 352. ISSN 0166-4328.s 70 - 80.s doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2017.10.029.

  • Ågmo, Anders j; Snoeren, Eelke. A cooperative function for multisensory stimuli in the induction of approach behavior of a potential mate. PLoS ONE 2017; Volum 12 (3). ISSN 1932-6203.s doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0174339.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. The role of adrenoceptors in the central nervous system in male and female rat sexual behavior. European Journal of Pharmacology 2015; Volum 753. ISSN 0014-2999.s 229 - 245.s doi: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2014.09.003.

  • Ågmo, Anders j; Snoeren, Eelke. Silent or Vocalizing Rats Copulate in a Similar Manner. PLoS ONE 2015; Volum 10 (12). ISSN 1932-6203.s doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144164.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Antonio-Cabrera, E; Spiteri, Thierry Jean P; Musatov, S; Ogawa, S; Pfaff, DW; Ågmo, Anders j. Role of Oestrogen α Receptors in Sociosexual Behaviour in Female Rats Housed in a Seminatural Environment. Journal of neuroendocrinology (Print) 2015; Volum 27 (11). ISSN 0953-8194.s 803 - 818.s doi: 10.1111/jne.12321.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. The incentive value of males' 50-khz ultrasonic vocalizations for female rats (rattus norvegicus). Journal of comparative psychology (1983) 2014; Volum 128 (1). ISSN 0735-7036.s 40 - 55.s doi: 10.1037/a0033204.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. The role of odors and ultrasonic vocalizations in female rat (Rattus norvegicus) partner choice. Journal of comparative psychology (1983) 2014; Volum 128 (4). ISSN 0735-7036.s 367 - 377.s doi: 10.1037/a0036541.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Helander, Lars Robert; Iversen, Eric Elvebø; Ågmo, Anders j. On the role of individual differences in female odor and ultrasonic vocalizations for male's choice of partner. Physiology and Behavior 2014; Volum 132. ISSN 0031-9384.s 17 - 23.s doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2014.04.048.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Veening, Jan G.; Olivier, Berend; Oosting, Ronald S.. Serotonin 1A receptors and sexual behavior in male rats: A review. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior 2014; Volum 121. ISSN 0091-3057.s 102 - 114.s doi: 10.1016/j.pbb.2013.11.007.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Veening, JG; Olivier, B; Oosting, RS. Serotonin 1A receptors and sexual behavior in female rats: A review. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior 2014; Volum 121. ISSN 0091-3057.s 43 - 52.s doi: 10.1016/j.pbb.2013.11.017.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. Female ultrasonic vocalizations have no incentive value for male rats. Behavioral Neuroscience 2013; Volum 127 (3). ISSN 0735-7044.s 439 - 450.s doi: 10.1037/a0032027.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Lehtimäki, Jyrki; Ågmo, Anders j. Effect of dexmedetomidine on ejaculatory behavior and sexual motivation in intact male rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior 2012; Volum 103 (2). ISSN 0091-3057.s 345 - 352.s doi: 10.1016/j.pbb.2012.09.007.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Chan, JSW; de Jong, TR; Waldinger, MD; Olivier, B; Oosting, RS. A New Female Rat Animal Model for Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder, Behavioral and Pharmacological Evidence. Journal of Sexual Medicine 2011; Volum 8 (1). ISSN 1743-6095.s 44 - 56.s doi: 0.1111/j.1743-6109.2010.01998.x.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Bovens, A; Refsgaard, LK; Westphal, KGC; Waldinger, MD; Olivier, B; Oosting, RS. Combination of Testosterone and Vardenafil Increases Female Sexual Functioning in Sub-Primed Rats. Journal of Sexual Medicine 2011; Volum 8 (4). ISSN 1743-6095.s 989 - 2001.s doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2010.02177.x.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Refsgaard, LK; Waldinger, MD; Olivier, B; Oosting, RS. Chronic Paroxetine Treatment Does Not Affect Sexual Behavior in Hormonally Sub-primed Female Rats Despite 5-HT1A Receptor Desensitization. Journal of Sexual Medicine 2011; Volum 8 (4). ISSN 1743-6095.s 976 - 988.s doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2010.02192.x.

  • Olivier, Berend; Chan, JSW; Snoeren, Eelke; Olivier, Jocelien; Veening, Jan G.; Vinkers, Christiaan; Waldinger, MD; Oosting, Ronald S.. Differences in Sexual Behaviour in Male and Female Rodents: Role of Serotonin. Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences 2011; Volum 8. ISSN 1866-3370.s 15 - 36.s doi: 10.1007/7854_2010_116.

  • Veeneman, MM; Boleij, H; Broekhoven, MH; Snoeren, Eelke; Guitart Masip, M; Cousijn, J; Spooren, W; Vanderschuren, LJMJ. Dissociable roles of mGlu5 and dopamine receptors in the rewarding and sensitizing properties of morphine and cocaine. Psychopharmacology 2011; Volum 214 (4). ISSN 0033-3158.s 863 - 876.s doi: 10.1007/s00213-010-2095-1.

  • Chan, JSW; Snoeren, Eelke; Cuppen, E; Waldinger, MD; Olivier, Berend; Oosting, Ronald S.. The serotonin transporter plays an important role in male sexual behavior: a study in serotonin transporter knockout rats. Journal of Sexual Medicine 2011; Volum 8 (1). ISSN 1743-6095.s 97 - 108.s doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2010.01961.x..

  • Breuer, ME; Chan, JSW; Oosting, Ronald S.; Groenink, L; Korte, SM; Campbell, U; Hanania, T; Snoeren, Eelke; Waldinger, MD; Olivier, Berend. The triple monoaminergic reuptake inhibitor DOV 216,303 has antidepressant effects in the rat olfactory bulbectomy model and lacks sexual side effects. European Neuropsychopharmacology 2008; Volum 18 (12). ISSN 0924-977X.s 908 - 916.s doi: 10.1016/j.euroneuro.2008.07.011.

  • Chan, JSW; Olivier, Berend; de Jong, TR; Snoeren, Eelke; Kooijman, E; van Hasselt, FN; Limpens, JH; Kas, MJ; Waldinger, MD; Oosting, Ronald S.. Translational research into sexual disorders: pharmacology and genomics. European Journal of Pharmacology 2008; Volum 585 (2-3). ISSN 0014-2999.s 426 - 435.s doi: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2008.02.098.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. Firing the brain on sexual behavior. 20th Turkish National Congress of Psychology 2018-11-16 - 2018-11-18 2018.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. Translational research in premature ejaculation: from animal to human data. World Meeting on Sexual Medicine 2018-02-28 - 2018-03-03 2018.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. The role of medial amygdala projections in male rat sexual motivation and behavior. Dutch Neuroscience Meeting 2018-06-07 - 2018-06-08 2018.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. The effects of perinatal SSRI exposure on behavior during adulthood. Dutch Neuroscience Meeting 2018-06-07 - 2018-06-08 2018.

  • Heinla, Indrek; Heijkoop, Roy; Houwing, Danielle; Snoeren, Eelke. Perinatal SSRI exposure affects (pro)social behaviour in adult rats. FENS Forum of Neuroscience 2018-07-07 - 2018-07-11 2018.

  • Huijgens, Patty Thalia; Heijkoop, Roy; Snoeren, Eelke. Involvement of glutamatergic medial amygdala neurons in ejaculation in male rats. Annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience 2017-11-11 - 2017-11-15 2017.

  • Heijkoop, Roy; Houwing, Danielle; Olivier, Jocelien; Snoeren, Eelke. The effects of perinatal SSRI exposure on behavior during adulthood. Annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience 2017-11-11 - 2017-11-15 2017.

  • Houwing, Danielle; Heijkoop, Roy; Olivier, Jocelien; Snoeren, Eelke. Perinatal SSRI exposure affects behavior during adulthood in rats. Annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology 2017-06-11 - 2017-06-14 2017.

  • Huijgens, Patty Thalia; Heijkoop, Roy; Snoeren, Eelke. Glutamatergic medial amygdala neurons are involved in ejaculation but not sexual motivation in male rats. Annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology 2017-06-11 - 2017-06-14 2017.

  • Huijgens, Patty Thalia; Heijkoop, Roy; Snoeren, Eelke. The role of glutamatergic medial amygdala neurons in male rat sexual behavior.. Nordic Neuroscience 2017 2017-06-07 - 2017-06-09 2017.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Heijkoop, Roy. Shining a light on brain function. (fulltekst) UiT Helseblogg 2016.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. Belønning – vår jakt på det som føles godt. 2016.

  • Le Moene, Olivia; Snoeren, Eelke; Chu, Xi; Ågmo, Anders j. Transition from non-estrus to estrus, according to vocalization abilities in ovariectomized, hormone-treated rats housed in a seminatural environment. NRSN 3rd National PhD conference in Neurosciences 2015-09-21 - 2015-09-23 2015.

  • Le Moene, Olivia; Snoeren, Eelke; Chu, Xi; Ågmo, Anders j. Changes in socio-sexual interactions during transition from non-estrus to estrus in devocalized as well as vocalizing hormone-treated, ovariectomized rats housed in a semi-natural environment. Society for Neuroscience 2015-10-21 - 2015-10-21 2015.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. The incentive value of multisensory stimuli in male rats.. Annual meeting Society for Neuroscience 2015-10-17 - 2015-10-21 2015.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Antonio-Cabrera, Edwards; Langseth-Eide, Benedicte Emilie; Spitera, Thierry; Musatov, Sergei; Ogawa, Sonoko; Pfaff, Donald W.; Ågmo, Anders j. The role of estrogen alpha receptors in sociosexual behavior in female rats housed in a seminatural environment.. Nordic Neuroscience 2015-06-10 - 2015-06-12 2015.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. No effect of devocalization on sexual interaction in rats. Annual meeting Society for Neuroscience 2014-11-15 - 2014-11-19 2014.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. No role for male odors and ultrasonic vocalizations in female rat partner choice. Society for Neuroscience 2013-11-09 - 2013-11-13 2013.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. Comparison of the sexual incentive value of odors and 50 kHz ultrasonic vocalizations. FENS IBRO summerschool 2012-06-05 - 2012-06-10 2012.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. In search of an animal model for central causes of FSD. 15th congress of the European Society for Sexual Medicine 2012-12-06 - 2012-12-08 2012.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. Song or smell. What makes a rat attractive?. mini-symposium 2012-11-12 - 2012.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Helander, Lars; Iversen, Eric; Ågmo, Anders j. The role of females’ ultrasonic vocalizations in male partner choice. Society for Neurosciences 2012-10-13 - 2012-10-17 2012.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Spiteri, Thierry Jean P; Musatov, Sergei; Ogawa, Sonoko; Pfaff, Donald W.; Ågmo, Anders j. Estrogen receptor alpha and attractiveness in female rats in a semi-natural environment. Annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology 2011-06-23 - 2011-06-25 2011.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Ågmo, Anders j. The incentive value of female 50-kHz vocalizations for male rats. Annual meeting of Society for Neuroscience 2011-11-12 - 2011-11-16 2011.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Refsgaard, LK; Bovens, A; Olivier, Berend; Oosting, Ronald S.. Testosterone plus vardenafil treatment increases sexual behavior in female rats. Annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience 2010-11-13 - 2010-11-17 2010.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Refsgaard, LK; Olivier, Berend; Oosting, Ronald S.. Chronic paroxetine treatment causes normal paced mating behavior in female rats and 5-HT1A receptor desensitization. Annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology 2010-07-18 - 2010-07-21 2010.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Bovens, A; Olivier, Berend; Oosting, Ronald S.. Testosterone treatment in sexually low-performing female rats. Annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience 2009-10-17 - 2009-10-21 2009.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Chan, JSW; Cuppen, E; Olivier, Berend; Oosting, Ronald S.. 5-HT1A receptor desensitization as potential mechanism underlying the lack of sexual dysfunction in female serotonin transporter knockout rats. European College of Neuropsychopharmacology 2009-03-08 - 2009-03-10 2009.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Chan, JSW; Cuppen, E; Waldinger, MD; Olivier, Berend; Oosting, RS. 5-HT1A receptor desensitization in female Serotonin Transporter Knockout Rats; a putative model for FSD. Annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology 2009-06-24 - 2009-06-27 2009.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Chan, JSW; Oosting, Ronald S.; Cuppen, E; Homberg, J; Olivier, Berend. The role of the serotonin transporter (SERT) in male and female sexual behavior: a study with SERT knockout rats. Annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology 2008-07-07 - 2008-07-10 2008.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. Serotonin transporter (SERT) knockout female rats: pharmacology and sexual behaviors. FIGON meeting 2008-10-06 - 2008-10-08 2008.

  • Snoeren, Eelke. Animal model for Female Sexual Dysfunction. EURON 2007-12-04 - 2007-12-08 2007.

  • Snoeren, Eelke; Chan, JSW; de Jong, TR; Oosting, Ronald S.; Olivier, Berend. Novel animal model for Female Sexual Dysfunction. Annual Endo-Neuro-Psycho Meeting 2007-06-05 - 2007-06-08 2007.

  • Publikasjoner utenfor Cristin

    1. Heijkoop R, Huijgens PT, Snoeren EMS. Assessment of sexual behavior in rats: The potentials and pitfalls. Behavioral Brain Research. 2017 Oct 27. pii: S0166-4328(17)31233-0.

    2. Le Moëne O, Snoeren EMS. Mate choice could be random in female rats (Rattus norvegicus). Physiology & Behavior. 2018 Feb1;184:1-5. 

    3. Ågmo A, Snoeren EMS. A cooperative function for multisensory stimuli in the induction of approach behavior of a potential mate. PLoS One. 2017 Mar 17;12(3):e0174339. 

    4. Chu X, Snoeren EMS, Ågmo A. Functions of Vocalization in Sociosexual Behaviors in a Seminatural Environment. Journal of Comparative Psychology. 2017 Jan

    5. Ågmo A, Snoeren EMS. Silent and singing rats copulate in the same manner. PLoS One. 2015 Dec 3;10(12):e0144164

    6. Snoeren EMS, Antonio-Cabrera E, Spiteri T, Musatov S, Ogawa S, Pfaff DW, Ågmo A.
      Role of estrogen alpha receptors in sociosexual behavior in female rats housed in a seminatural environment. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 2015 Nov;27(11):803-18.

    7. Snoeren EMS. The role of noradrenergic receptors in male and female rat sexual behavior.  The European Journal of Pharmacology, 753 (2015), 229-245.

    8. Snoeren EMS, Ågmo A. The role of odors and ultrasonic vocalizations in female rat (Rattus Norvegicus) partner choice. Journal of Comparative psychology.  2014 Aug 18 [Epub ahead of print]

    9. Snoeren EMS, Helander LS, Iversen EE, Ågmo A. On the role of individual differences in female odor and ultrasonic vocalizations for male's choice of partner. Physiology & Behavior, 132 (2014), 17-23.

    10. Snoeren  EMS, Veening JG, Olivier B, Oosting RS. Serotonin 1A receptors and sexual behavior in female rats: a review. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 121 (2014), 43-52.

    11. Snoeren  EMS, Veening JG, Olivier B, Oosting RS. Serotonin 1receptors and sexual behavior in male rats: a review. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 121 (2014), 102-14.

    12. Snoeren EMS, Ågmo A. The incentive value of males’ 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in female rats (Rattus norvegicus). Journal of Comparative psychology, 1 (2014), 40-55.

    13. Snoeren EMS, Ågmo A. Female ultrasonic vocalizations have no incentive value for male rats. Behavioral Neuroscience, 3 (2013),  439-50.

    14. Snoeren EMS, Chu X, Ågmo A. La interacciόn sexual en un ambiente seminatural: un acercamiento al diseño representativo. In Gozález, M.H., Pérez, M.Á.G., Gutiérrez, C.d.C.A., Martin, A.S. (eds) Aproximaciones al estudio del procesamiento sensorial, emocional y cognoscitivo. Universidad Veracruzana, (2012) pp. 25-64.

    15. Snoeren EMS, Lehtimäki J, Ågmo A. Effect of dexmedetomidine on ejaculatory behavior and sexual motivation in intact male rats. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 103(2) (2012),345-52.

    16. Snoeren EMS, Bovens A, Refsgaard LK, Westphal KCG, Waldinger MD, Olivier B, Oosting RS. Combination of testosterone and vardenafil increases female sexual functioning in sub-primed rats. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 8(4) (2011), 989-1001

    17. Snoeren EMS, Refsgaard LK, Waldinger MD, Olivier B, Oosting RS. Chronic paroxetine treatment does not affect sexual behavior in hormonally sub-primed rats despite 5-HT1A receptor desensitization. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 8(4) (2011), 976-88

    18. Snoeren EMS, Chan JSW, de Jong TR, Waldinger MD, Olivier B, Oosting RS. A new female rat animal model for Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder; behavioral and pharmacological evidence.Journal of Sexual Medicine, 8 (2011), 44-56

    19. Olivier B, Chan JSW, Snoeren EMS, Olivier JDA, Veening JG, Vinkers CH, Waldinger MD, Oosting RS. Differences in Sexual Behaviour in Male and Female Rodents: Role of Serotonin. Current Topics Behavioral Neurosciences, 8 (2011), 15-36.

    20. Veeneman MMJ, Boleij H, Broekhoven MH, Snoeren EM, Guitart Massip M, Cousijn J, Spooren W, Vanderschuren LJMJ. Dissociable roles of mGlu5 and dopamine receptors in the rewarding and sensitizing properties of morphine and cocaine. Psychopharmacology. 2011 Apr;214(4):863-76.

    21. Chan JSW, Snoeren EM, Cuppen E, Waldinger MD, Olivier B, Oosting RS. The Serotonin Transporter plays an important role in male sexual behavior: a study in serotonin transporter knockout rats. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 8 (2011), 97-108

    22. Snoeren E, Chan J, Bovens A, Cuppen E, Waldinger M, Olivier B, Oosting R. Serotonin Transporter Null Mutation and Sexual Behavior in Female Rats: 5-HT1A Receptor Desensitization. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 7 (2010), 2424–34

    23. Chan JSW, Olivier B, de Jong TR, Snoeren EM, Kooijman E, van Hasselt FN, Limpens JHW, Kas MJH, Waldinger MD, Oosting RS. Translational research into sexual disorders: pharmacology and genomics. European Journal of Pharmacology, 585 (2008), 426-35

    24. Breuer ME, Chan JSW, Oosting RS, Groenink L, Korte SM,Campbell U, Schreiber R, Hanania T, Snoeren EM, Waldinger MD and Olivier B. The triple monoaminergic reuptake inhibitor DOV 216,303 has antidepressant effects in the rat olfactory bulbectomy model and lacks sexual side effects. European Neuropsychopharmacology , 18 (2008), 908-16