My makeshift workstation on the bonnet of our Landcruiser. Anna Creek Station, South Australia, 2011. Photo by Angus Kennedy.

My makeshift workstation on the bonnet of our Landcruiser. Anna Creek Station, South Australia, 2011. Photo by Angus Kennedy.

Hoops D*, Desfilis E*, Ullmann JFP, Janke AL, Stait-Gardner T, Devenyi G, Price WS, Medina L, Whiting MJ, Keogh JS. (2018) A 3D MRI-based model of a lizard brain. The Journal of Comparative Neurology, online ahead of print. 10.1002/cne.24480

Hoops D. (2018) The secret caverns of the dragon's brain: Current and potential contributions of squamates to evolutionary neuroscience. Brain, Behavior, and Evolution, 91(1): 1-3. 10.1159/000486529  [Invited Perspective; Open Access]

Hoops D, Reynolds LM, Restrepo-Lozano J-M, Flores C. (2018) Dopamine development in the mouse orbital prefrontal cortex is protracted and sensitive to amphetamine in adolescence. eNeuro, 5(1): 1-9. 10.1523/eneuro.0372-17.2017

Salameh S, Nouel D, Flores C, Hoops D. (2018) An optimised immunohistochemistry protocol for detecting the guidance cue Netrin-1 in neural tissue. MethodsX, 5: 1-7. 10.1016/j.mex.2017.12.001

Hoops D, Flores C. (2017) Making dopamine connections in adolescence. Trends in Neurosciences, 40(12): 709-719. 10.1016/j.tins.2017.09.004

Hoops D, Vidal-Garcia M, Ullmann JFP, Janke AL, Stait-Gardner T, Duchene D, Price WS, Whiting MJ, Keogh JS. (2017) Evidence for concerted and mosaic evolution in dragon lizards. Brain, Behavior, and Evolution, 90(3): 211-223. 10.1159/000478738 [Editor's Choice: Open Access]

Hoops D, Ullmann JFP, Janke AL, Vidal-Garcia M, Stait-Gardner T, Dwihapsari Y, Merkling T, Price WS, Endler JA, Whiting MJ, Keogh JS. (2017) Sexual selection predicts brain structure in dragon lizards. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 30(2): 244-256. 10.1111/jeb.12984

Wylie D, Hoops D, Aspden J, Iwaniuk A. (2016) Zebrin II is expressed in sagittal stripes in the cerebellum of lizards (Ctenophorus sp.). Brain, Behavior, and Evolution, 88(3-4): 177-186. 10.1159/000452857

Hoops D. (2015) A perfusion protocol for lizards, including a method for brain removal. MethodsX, 2: 165-173. 10.1016/j.mex.2015.03.005

Boudzoumou S, Hoops D, Mamonekene V, Jackson K. (2013) Morphological variation in Monopeltis guentheri from forest habitat in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo (Squamata: Amphisbaenidae). African Journal of Herpetology, 62(2): 117-124. 10.1080/21564574.2012.761284

Hoops D, Grant A, Labelle-Dumais C, Flores C. (2008) Netrin-1 receptor deficiency protects against psychostimulant-induced behaviours in mice. McGill Science Undergraduate Research Journal, 3: 9-16. msurjvol3iss1

Grant A, Hoops D, Labelle-Dumais C, Prevost M, Kolb B, Stewart J, Arvanitogiannis A, Flores C. (2007) Netrin-1 receptor deficiency shows enhanced mesocortical dopamine and blunted behavioural responses to amphetamine. European Journal of Neuroscience, 26(11): 3215-3228. 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2007.05888.x

* Equal contributions