Neuroscience Doctoral Student | Western University


In Preparation

Kavaliers, M., Wah, D., Bishnoi, I. R., Ossenkopp, K. P., & Choleris, E. (2020). “Disgust-Like” Behavioural and Neuromodulatory Responses to Infection Threat in a Terrestrial Snail. Manuscript in preparation for submission to Behavioural Processes.

Bishnoi, I. R., Kavaliers, M., Ossenkopp, K. P. (2020). Open-field behaviors in adolescent rats: Influence of sex and immune activation on variable reliabilities and intercorrelations. Manuscript in preparation for submission to Physiology and Behavior.

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Kavaliers, M., Bishnoi, I. R., Ossenkopp, K. P., & Choleris, E. (2020). Differential Effects of Progesterone on Social Recognition and the Avoidance of Pathogen Threat by Female Mice. Hormones and Behavior, 127, 104873. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2020.104873

Bishnoi, I. R., Ossenkopp, K. P., & Kavaliers, M., (2020). Sex and age differences in locomotor and anxiety-like behaviours in rats: From adolescence to adulthood. Developmental Psychobiology, 00, 1–16. https://doi.org/10.1002/dev.22037

Kavaliers, M., Colwell D. D., Wah, D. T. O., Bishnoi, I. R., Ossenkopp, K. P., & Choleris, E. (2019). Conspecific infection threat rapidly biases the social responses of female mice: Involvement of oxytocin. Hormones and Behavior, 113, 67–75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2019.04.016

Wah, D. T. O., Ossenkopp, K. P., Bishnoi, I. R., & Kavaliers, M. (2019). Predator odor exposure in early adolescence influences the effects of the bacterial product, propionic acid, on anxiety, sensorimotor gating, and acoustic startle response in male rats in later adolescence and adulthood. Physiology & Behavior, 199, 35–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2018.11.003

Wah, D. T. O., Kavaliers, M., Bishnoi, I. R., & Ossenkopp, K. P. (2019). Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) induced sickness in early adolescence alters the behavioral effects of the short-chain fatty acid, propionic acid, in late adolescence and adulthood: Examining anxiety and startle reactivity. Behavioural Brain Research, 360, 312-322. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbr.2018.12.003

Kamen, C. L., Zevy, D. L., Ward, J. M., Bishnoi, I. R., Kavaliers, M., & Ossenkopp, K. P. (2019). Systemic Treatment with the Enteric Bacterial Fermentation Product, Propionic Acid, Reduces Acoustic Startle Response Magnitude in Rats in a Dose-Dependent Fashion: Contribution to a Rodent Model of ASD. Neurotoxicity Research, 35(2), 353-359. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12640-018-9960-9

Bishnoi, I. R. (2017). A Call for the Combined Pharmacological and Psychological Treatment of Depression. Western Undergraduate Psychology Journal, 5(1). Retrieved from http://ir.lib.uwo.ca/wupj/vol5/iss1/1