Peter Winsauer, Ph.D.

Professor of Pharmacology

LSU Health Sciences Center
1901 Perdido Street P7-1
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 568-4740
Fax: (504) 568-2361


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Ph.D. - 1989
American University

Research Interests Behavioral Pharmacology
Selected Publications

Gerak, L.R., Stevenson, M.W., Winsauer, P.J., Moerschbaecher, J.M: Effects of pregnanolone alone and in combination with other positive GABAA modulators on complex behavior in rats., Psychopharmacology (in press), 2003.

Jutkiewicz, E.M., Rice, K.C., Woods, J.H., Winsauer, P.J: Effects of the delta opioid receptor agonist SNC80 on learning relative to its antidepressant-like effects in rats., Behavioural Pharmacology (in press), 2003.

Daniel, J.M., Winsauer, P.J., Moerschbaecher, J.M: Castration impairs performance during acquisition of a working memory task and exacerbates deficits in working memory produced by scopolamine and mecamylamine., Psychopharmacology (in press), 2003.

Winsauer, P.J., Moerschbaecher, J.M., Roussell, A.M: Contingent and noncontingent cocaine administration in rhesus monkeys: a comparison of the effects on the acquisition and performance of response sequences., Behavioural Pharmacology 14: 295-306, 2003.

Winsauer, P.J., Moerschbaecher, J.M., Brauner, I.N., Purcell ,J.E., Lancaster, J.R., Jr., Bagby, G.J., Nelson, S: Alcohol unmasks simian immunodeficiency virus-induced cognitive impairments in rhesus monkeys., Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 26: 1846-1857, 2002.

Additional Info Publications at PubMed