Catharine H Rankin

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Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Habituation revisited: an updated and revised description of the behavioral characteristics of habituation
    Catharine H Rankin
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver BCV6H1B3, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 92:135-8. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Invertebrate learning: what can't a worm learn?
    Catharine H Rankin
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 2B5, Canada
    Curr Biol 14:R617-8. 2004
  3. doi request reprint An elegant mind: learning and memory in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Evan L Ardiel
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2B5, Canada
    Learn Mem 17:191-201. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Critical and sensitive periods for reversing the effects of mechanosensory deprivation on behavior, nervous system, and development in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Susan Rai
    Brain Research Center and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dev Neurobiol 67:1443-56. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Behavioral and genetic characterization of habituation using Caenorhabditis elegans
    Andrew C Giles
    Graduate Program in Neuroscience, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 92:139-46. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Decreased sensory stimulation reduces behavioral responding, retards development, and alters neuronal connectivity in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Jacqueline K Rose
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    J Neurosci 25:7159-68. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Blocking memory reconsolidation reverses memory-associated changes in glutamate receptor expression
    Jacqueline K Rose
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 2B5
    J Neurosci 26:11582-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Investigations of learning and memory in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Andrew C Giles
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int Rev Neurobiol 69:37-71. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Intensity discrimination deficits cause habituation changes in middle-aged Caenorhabditis elegans
    Tiffany A Timbers
    Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Neurobiol Aging 34:621-31. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint GLR-1, a non-NMDA glutamate receptor homolog, is critical for long-term memory in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Jacqueline K Rose
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 1Z4
    J Neurosci 23:9595-9. 2003

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Publications26

  1. pmc Habituation revisited: an updated and revised description of the behavioral characteristics of habituation
    Catharine H Rankin
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver BCV6H1B3, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 92:135-8. 2009
    ..This article thus provides a modern summary of the characteristics defining habituation, and can serve as a convenient primer for those whose research involves stimulus repetition...
  2. ncbi request reprint Invertebrate learning: what can't a worm learn?
    Catharine H Rankin
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 2B5, Canada
    Curr Biol 14:R617-8. 2004
    ..Analyses of mutations in C. elegans that affect different aspects of experience are beginning to address the nature of learning...
  3. doi request reprint An elegant mind: learning and memory in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Evan L Ardiel
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2B5, Canada
    Learn Mem 17:191-201. 2010
    ..Several genes have been identified with no known role other than mediating behavior plasticity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Critical and sensitive periods for reversing the effects of mechanosensory deprivation on behavior, nervous system, and development in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Susan Rai
    Brain Research Center and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Dev Neurobiol 67:1443-56. 2007
    ..These results indicate that different effects of early isolation required different amounts and/or timing of stimulation to be reversed...
  5. doi request reprint Behavioral and genetic characterization of habituation using Caenorhabditis elegans
    Andrew C Giles
    Graduate Program in Neuroscience, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 92:139-46. 2009
    ..long-term memory for habituation), which are triggered by different training paradigms. The differences in mechanism between these various forms of memory are also beginning to be revealed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Decreased sensory stimulation reduces behavioral responding, retards development, and alters neuronal connectivity in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Jacqueline K Rose
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    J Neurosci 25:7159-68. 2005
    ..Together, these results indicate that the level of stimulation experienced by C. elegans during development profoundly affects the development of neuronal connectivity and has widespread cellular and behavioral consequences...
  7. ncbi request reprint Blocking memory reconsolidation reverses memory-associated changes in glutamate receptor expression
    Jacqueline K Rose
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 2B5
    J Neurosci 26:11582-7. 2006
    ..elegans can be altered after retrieval. Furthermore, conditions that impair memory consolidation similarly disrupt memory reconsolidation, suggesting that similar mechanisms are involved...
  8. ncbi request reprint Investigations of learning and memory in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Andrew C Giles
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Int Rev Neurobiol 69:37-71. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Intensity discrimination deficits cause habituation changes in middle-aged Caenorhabditis elegans
    Tiffany A Timbers
    Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Neurobiol Aging 34:621-31. 2013
    ..These data support the idea that declines in stimulus intensity discrimination abilities during aging may be one variable underlying age-related cognitive deficits...
  10. ncbi request reprint GLR-1, a non-NMDA glutamate receptor homolog, is critical for long-term memory in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Jacqueline K Rose
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 1Z4
    J Neurosci 23:9595-9. 2003
    ..Thus, long-term memory in C. elegans is dependent on glr-1 and likely involves changes in the expression or localization of glutamate receptors...
  11. doi request reprint Essential role of SBP-1 activation in oxygen deprivation induced lipid accumulation and increase in body width/length ratio in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Changiz Taghibiglou
    Department of Medicine, UBC, Canada Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 2B5
    FEBS Lett 583:831-4. 2009
    ..This study provides the first evidence suggesting that activation of SREBP1 may be a critical pathogenic factor contributing to chronic hypoxia associated excessive fat accumulation/obesity in humans...
  12. doi request reprint Tap withdrawal circuit interneurons require CREB for long-term habituation in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Tiffany A Timbers
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 125:560-6. 2011
    ..Here we show for the first time that CREB is required for long-term habituation and show that the interneurons of the tap withdrawal response circuit are the locus of plasticity for long-term mechanosensory habituation in C. elegans...
  13. doi request reprint Dynamic and persistent effects of ethanol exposure on development: an in vivo analysis during and after embryonic ethanol exposure in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Conny H Lin
    Graduate Program in Neuroscience, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:E190-8. 2013
    ..We first defined the longitudinal effects of EtOH on development using age-appropriate markers and then closely followed embryonic development before, during, and after EtOH exposure...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nematode behavior: the taste of success, the smell of danger!
    Catharine H Rankin
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Curr Biol 16:R89-91. 2006
    ..Increased release of the neurotransmitter serotonin onto identified interneurons determines whether C. elegans chooses to feed or leave...
  15. ncbi request reprint Nematode memory: now, where was I?
    Catharine H Rankin
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Curr Biol 15:R374-5. 2005
    ..The nematode Caenorhabditis elegans is able to use tastes, smells and temperature to locate food. New data show that worms can also detect the level of oxygen in the environment and migrate towards an oxygen level associated with food...
  16. doi request reprint C. elegans: social interactions in a "nonsocial" animal
    Evan L Ardiel
    Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 2B5
    Adv Genet 68:1-22. 2009
    ..This chapter describes natural polymorphisms in mab-23, plg-1, npr-1, and glb-5 as they relate to two C. elegans social behaviors: male-mating and aggregation...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of developmental exposure to ethanol on Caenorhabditis elegans
    Justin R Davis
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:853-67. 2008
    ..It has a small nervous system of 302 neurons and a short lifespan of 2 to 3 weeks...
  18. pmc A new group-training procedure for habituation demonstrates that presynaptic glutamate release contributes to long-term memory in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Jacqueline K Rose
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Learn Mem 9:130-7. 2002
    ..The results from these eat-4 worms indicate that glutamate release from the sensory neurons has an important role in the formation of long-term memory for habituation...
  19. doi request reprint Alcohol addiction: chronic ethanol leads to cognitive dependence in Drosophila
    Conny H Lin
    Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Curr Biol 22:R1043-4. 2012
    ..Recent studies have found that Drosophila show detrimental effects of withdrawal from ethanol on learning, a preference for stimuli associated with intoxication, and a tendency to consume ethanol after frustrating social situations...
  20. doi request reprint Dishabituating long-term memory for gustatory habituation in the cabbage looper, Trichoplusia ni
    Ikkei Shikano
    Faculty of Land and Food Systems, University of British Columbia, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC
    Behav Neurosci 124:701-5. 2010
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  21. ncbi request reprint From gene to identified neuron to behaviour in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Catharine H Rankin
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Nat Rev Genet 3:622-30. 2002
  22. pmc The importance of touch in development
    Evan L Ardiel
    Brain Research Centre and Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Paediatr Child Health 15:153-6. 2010
    ..By understanding the underlying mechanisms, as well as the timing and degree of stimulation required to fully reverse the effects of early childhood deprivation, strategies can be developed to best help those in need...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neuroscience. A bite to remember
    Catharine H Rankin
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Science 296:1624-5. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Stages of memory in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans
    Stephan Steidl
    Department of Psychology and Brain Research Centre, University of British Columbia
    Behav Cogn Neurosci Rev 2:3-14. 2003
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  25. ncbi request reprint Dopamine mediates context-dependent modulation of sensory plasticity in C. elegans
    Katie S Kindt
    Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 55:662-76. 2007
    ..Interestingly, the body touch mechanoreceptors can themselves excite the dopamine neurons, forming a positive feedback loop capable of integrating context and experience to modulate mechanosensory attention...