Prof. Micah Leshem
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Ph.D., Psychology, Leeds University, 1976

Selected publications:
Micah Leshem (1999). The ontogeny of salt hunger in the rat.
Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 23: 649-659.

Micah Leshem, Sonia Del Canho and Jay Schulkin. (1999) Calcium hunger in
the parathyroidectomised rat is specific. Physiology and Behavior, 67: 555-559.

Micah Leshem, Tamar Levin and Jay Schulkin (2002) Intake and hedonics of
calcium and sodium during pregnancy and lactation in the rat. Physiology
and Behavior, 75:313-22.

Nava Wald and Micah Leshem (2003) Salt conditions a flavor preference or
aversion after exercise depending on NaCl dose and sweat loss. Appetite,

Kochli, A., Rakover, Y., & M. Leshem.(2005) Salt appetite in patients with
CAH-21-OH deficiency (congenital adrenal hyperplasia).
American Journal of Physiology (Regulatory, integrative and
comparative physiology). Online, January 2005