N Rohleder

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial stress-induced increase in salivary alpha-amylase is independent of saliva flow rate
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, D 01069 Dresden, Germany
    Psychophysiology 43:645-52. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of nutrition on neuro-endocrine stress responses
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 10:504-10. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex-specific adaptation of endocrine and inflammatory responses to repeated nauseogenic body rotation
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Biopsychology, University of Technology Dresden, Zellescher Weg 17, 01069 Dresden, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:226-36. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The psychobiology of trait shame in young women: extending the social self preservation theory
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Health Psychol 27:523-32. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of endocrine and inflammatory alterations in comorbid somatic diseases of post-traumatic stress disorder
    N Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Minerva Endocrinol 31:273-88. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute deviations from long-term trait depressive symptoms predict systemic inflammatory activity
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Behav Immun 22:709-16. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing acute stress-induced inflammatory disinhibition by aspirin: what does it tell us about the mechanism?
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Behav Immun 22:148-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical depression and regulation of the inflammatory response during acute stress
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 67:679-87. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint No response of plasma substance P, but delayed increase of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist to acute psychosocial stress
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Zellescher Weg 17, D 01069 Dresden, Germany
    Life Sci 78:3082-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Hypocortisolism and increased glucocorticoid sensitivity of pro-Inflammatory cytokine production in Bosnian war refugees with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Experimental Psychology II, University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 55:745-51. 2004

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial stress-induced increase in salivary alpha-amylase is independent of saliva flow rate
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, D 01069 Dresden, Germany
    Psychophysiology 43:645-52. 2006
    ..Results indicate that flow rate is not a confounder of stress-induced sAA activation and suggest that valid measurements of sAA can be obtained by salivettes without the need for assessment of flow rate...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of nutrition on neuro-endocrine stress responses
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 10:504-10. 2007
    ..This contradicts the classical view of the proposed primary glucocorticoid function of providing the individual with energy in fight-or-flight situations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex-specific adaptation of endocrine and inflammatory responses to repeated nauseogenic body rotation
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Biopsychology, University of Technology Dresden, Zellescher Weg 17, 01069 Dresden, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:226-36. 2006
    ..These presumably unfavorable changes in the inflammatory system are more pronounced men...
  4. doi request reprint The psychobiology of trait shame in young women: extending the social self preservation theory
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Health Psychol 27:523-32. 2008
    ..While this is supported in acute stress studies, there is no data on chronic experiences of shame...
  5. ncbi request reprint Role of endocrine and inflammatory alterations in comorbid somatic diseases of post-traumatic stress disorder
    N Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Minerva Endocrinol 31:273-88. 2006
    ..It is hypothesized that alterations of HPA axis and SAM system permit disinhibition of inflammatory mechanisms, which in turn foster the development of somatic diseases as well as self-reported physical complaints...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acute deviations from long-term trait depressive symptoms predict systemic inflammatory activity
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Behav Immun 22:709-16. 2008
    ..While higher levels of inflammatory mediators have been found in dysphoric individuals, it is not known whether long-term or short-term mood changes are responsible for this phenomenon...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing acute stress-induced inflammatory disinhibition by aspirin: what does it tell us about the mechanism?
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Behav Immun 22:148-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical depression and regulation of the inflammatory response during acute stress
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 67:679-87. 2005
    ..This study examined whether clinical depression is associated with a differential inflammatory response to an acute bout of psychological stress...
  9. ncbi request reprint No response of plasma substance P, but delayed increase of interleukin-1 receptor antagonist to acute psychosocial stress
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Zellescher Weg 17, D 01069 Dresden, Germany
    Life Sci 78:3082-9. 2006
    ..Further studies have to reveal the mechanisms involved in the stress-induced up regulation of IL-1ra...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hypocortisolism and increased glucocorticoid sensitivity of pro-Inflammatory cytokine production in Bosnian war refugees with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Experimental Psychology II, University of Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 55:745-51. 2004
    ..Alterations include various responses to HPA axis stimulation, different basal hormone levels, and changes in glucocorticoid receptor (GR) numbers on lymphocytes. The functional significance of these latter changes remains elusive...
  11. pmc Chronic interpersonal stress predicts activation of pro- and anti-inflammatory signaling pathways 6 months later
    Gregory E Miller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Psychosom Med 71:57-62. 2009
    ..To understand the mechanisms underlying chronic interpersonal difficulties and their detrimental influence on mental and physical health...
  12. ncbi request reprint The hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis in habitual smokers
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Department of Psychology, Dresden University of Technology, Zellescher Weg 17, D 01069, Dresden, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 59:236-43. 2006
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  13. doi request reprint Aging diurnal rhythms and chronic stress: Distinct alteration of diurnal rhythmicity of salivary alpha-amylase and cortisol
    Jana Strahler
    Department of Psychology, Technische Universitat Dresden, 01062 Dresden, Germany
    Biol Psychol 84:248-56. 2010
    ..Overall, our study does not support the AL hypothesis, but rather highlights the importance of regular physical activity and social environment in promoting health...
  14. doi request reprint Salivary alpha-amylase stress reactivity across different age groups
    Jana Strahler
    Department of Psychology, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Psychophysiology 47:587-95. 2010
    ..No associations between the parameters were found. These results implicate sAA as an alternative or additional sympathetic stress marker throughout the life span, with marked and rapid stress responsiveness in three relevant age groups...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial stress-induced activation of salivary alpha-amylase: an indicator of sympathetic activity?
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Biopsychology, Technical University of Dresden, Zellescher Weg 17, D 01069 Dresden, Germany
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:258-63. 2004
    ..However, some questions remain to be answered; for example, what impact does salivary flow rate exert on stress-induced sAA activity?..
  16. ncbi request reprint Age and sex steroid-related changes in glucocorticoid sensitivity of pro-inflammatory cytokine production after psychosocial stress
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Germany
    J Neuroimmunol 126:69-77. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoid sensitivity in humans-interindividual differences and acute stress effects
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Institute of Experimental Psychology II, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    Stress 6:207-22. 2003
    ..While the GC signalling cascade may be subject to modulation at several levels, the pathway for acute modulation of GC sensitivity remains to be elucidated...
  18. pmc Interleukin-6, cortisol, and depressive symptoms in ovarian cancer patients
    Susan K Lutgendorf
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:4820-7. 2008
    ..The objective of the current study was to examine associations between IL-6, diurnal cortisol rhythms, and facets of depression in epithelial ovarian cancer patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Stress-induced changes in LPS-induced pro-inflammatory cytokine production in chronic fatigue syndrome
    Jens Gaab
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:188-98. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Altered cortisol awakening response in posttraumatic stress disorder
    Michele Wessa
    Department of Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, Central Institute of Mental Health, University of Heidelberg, J 5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:209-15. 2006
    ..The findings are discussed in light of the hypothesis of a counterregulation of hyper-arousal symptoms and chronic stress in PTSD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Determinants of the diurnal course of salivary alpha-amylase
    Urs M Nater
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:392-401. 2007
    ..Less is known about other determinants of salivary alpha-amylase activation. The objective of the current study was to describe the diurnal pattern of salivary amylase and its determinants...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predicting the failure of disc surgery by a hypofunctional HPA axis: evidence from a prospective study on patients undergoing disc surgery
    Andrea Geiss
    Department of Psychobiology, University of Trier, D 54286 Trier, Germany
    Pain 114:104-17. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that chronically stressed patients are at a higher risk for a poor surgical outcome as their reduced cortisol secretion promotes the postoperative ongoing synthesis of proinflammatory cytokines...
  23. ncbi request reprint Stress on the dance floor: the cortisol stress response to social-evaluative threat in competitive ballroom dancers
    Nicolas Rohleder
    Dresden University of Technology
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:69-84. 2007
    ..group competition). These findings support the notion of a social self-preservation system that is physiologically responsive to threats to the social self...
  24. ncbi request reprint Salivary alpha amylase as marker for adrenergic activity during stress: effect of betablockade
    Anda van Stegeren
    Department of Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Science Center Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:137-41. 2006
    ..The current pharmacological study in the human provides direct evidence for the sensitivity of sAA to changes in adrenergic activation, specifically in reaction to psychological stress...
  25. ncbi request reprint Glucose but not protein or fat load amplifies the cortisol response to psychosocial stress
    Esperanza Gonzalez-Bono
    Department of Psychology, University of Valencia, Spain
    Horm Behav 41:328-33. 2002
    ..We thus recommend controlling for blood glucose levels when studying HPA axis responsiveness...
  26. ncbi request reprint Human salivary alpha-amylase reactivity in a psychosocial stress paradigm
    Urs M Nater
    Institute of Psychology, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Zurich, Zürichbergstr 43, CH 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Psychophysiol 55:333-42. 2005
    ..We discuss the role of salivary alpha-amylase as a promising candidate for a reliable, noninvasive marker of psychosocial stress...
  27. pmc A mechanism converting psychosocial stress into mononuclear cell activation
    Angelika Bierhaus
    Department of Medicine I, University of Heidelberg, Otto Meyerhof Zentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 350, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:1920-5. 2003
    ..Activation of NF-kappaB represents a downstream effector for the neuroendocrine response to stressful psychosocial events and links changes in the activity of the neuroendocrine axis to the cellular response...
  28. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of structural brain abnormalities in PTSD
    Anke Karl
    Biopsychology Unit, University of Technology Dresden, Germany
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 30:1004-31. 2006
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