Elizabeth A Levay

Summary

Affiliation: La Trobe University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi Anxiety-like behaviour in adult rats perinatally exposed to maternal calorie restriction
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 191:164-72. 2008
  2. doi HPA and sympathoadrenal activity of adult rats perinatally exposed to maternal mild calorie restriction
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 208:202-8. 2010
  3. ncbi Effects of adult-onset calorie restriction on anxiety-like behavior in rats
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Physiol Behav 92:889-96. 2007
  4. doi Testosterone, social and sexual behavior of perinatally and lifelong calorie restricted offspring
    Antonina Govic
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Physiol Behav 94:516-22. 2008
  5. doi Alterations in male sexual behaviour, attractiveness and testosterone levels induced by an adult-onset calorie restriction regimen
    Antonina Govic
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 190:140-6. 2008
  6. doi Calorie restriction at increasing levels leads to augmented concentrations of corticosterone and decreasing concentrations of testosterone in rats
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Nutr Res 30:366-73. 2010
  7. doi The effects of calorie restriction olfactory cues on conspecific anxiety-like behaviour
    Jacenta D Abbott
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 201:305-10. 2009
  8. doi The social behavior of male rats administered an adult-onset calorie restriction regimen
    Antonina Govic
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Physiol Behav 96:581-5. 2009
  9. ncbi Endocrine and immunological correlates of behaviorally identified swim stress resilient and vulnerable rats
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Brain Behav Immun 20:488-97. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi Anxiety-like behaviour in adult rats perinatally exposed to maternal calorie restriction
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 191:164-72. 2008
    ..A potential role for leptin in the anxiogenic effect of preconception CR is discussed...
  2. doi HPA and sympathoadrenal activity of adult rats perinatally exposed to maternal mild calorie restriction
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 208:202-8. 2010
    ..A was reduced by 33-49% as a result of all dietary regimens and NA was reduced in the gestation and lifelong groups by 51% and 39%, respectively. The potential mechanisms underlying these neuroendocrine alterations are discussed...
  3. ncbi Effects of adult-onset calorie restriction on anxiety-like behavior in rats
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Physiol Behav 92:889-96. 2007
    ..There were no effects of CR on any variable of the modified open field test. Possible neurochemical mechanisms underlying the anxiolytic-like effect of CR are discussed...
  4. doi Testosterone, social and sexual behavior of perinatally and lifelong calorie restricted offspring
    Antonina Govic
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Physiol Behav 94:516-22. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that CR during specific periods of development can differentially alter the social behavioral phenotype and hormone levels in adulthood...
  5. doi Alterations in male sexual behaviour, attractiveness and testosterone levels induced by an adult-onset calorie restriction regimen
    Antonina Govic
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 190:140-6. 2008
    ..Testosterone, may, however, play a role in modulating the preference of control over CR males, as attractiveness was totally reduced by a substantial CR, and partially reduced by a moderate restricted regimen...
  6. doi Calorie restriction at increasing levels leads to augmented concentrations of corticosterone and decreasing concentrations of testosterone in rats
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Nutr Res 30:366-73. 2010
    ..5% and not the control group. As well as reporting the effect of CR on multiple hormones within individual animals, these results go some way in determining the optimal levels of CR needed to induce neuroendocrinologic alterations...
  7. doi The effects of calorie restriction olfactory cues on conspecific anxiety-like behaviour
    Jacenta D Abbott
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 201:305-10. 2009
    ..This may have implications for the development of more efficacious novel treatments for anxiety disorders...
  8. doi The social behavior of male rats administered an adult-onset calorie restriction regimen
    Antonina Govic
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, VIC 3086, Australia
    Physiol Behav 96:581-5. 2009
    ..Taken together, the social behavioral phenotype can be modulated by a CR initiated and maintained during adulthood...
  9. ncbi Endocrine and immunological correlates of behaviorally identified swim stress resilient and vulnerable rats
    Elizabeth A Levay
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Brain Behav Immun 20:488-97. 2006
    ..The observed differences may have important predictive and theoretical utility for vulnerable and resilient profiles...