Christopher R Pryce

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Affiliation: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Development of pituitary-adrenal endocrine function in the marmoset monkey: infant hypercortisolism is the norm
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:691-9. 2002
  2. ncbi Long-term effects of early-life environmental manipulations in rodents and primates: Potential animal models in depression research
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 29:649-74. 2005
  3. ncbi Comparison of the effects of early handling and early deprivation on conditioned stimulus, context, and spatial learning and memory in adult rats
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neuroscience Lab, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 15, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Behav Neurosci 117:883-93. 2003
  4. ncbi Long-term neurobehavioural impact of the postnatal environment in rats: manipulations, effects and mediating mechanisms
    Christopher R Pryce
    Laboratory of Behavioural Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 27:57-71. 2003
  5. ncbi Evidence for altered monoamine activity and emotional and cognitive disturbance in marmoset monkeys exposed to early life stress
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:245-9. 2004
  6. ncbi Postnatal ontogeny of hippocampal expression of the mineralocorticoid and glucocorticoid receptors in the common marmoset monkey
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 21:1521-35. 2005
  7. ncbi Early deprivation leads to altered behavioural, autonomic and endocrine responses to environmental challenge in adult Fischer rats
    Daniela Ruedi-Bettschen
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2879-93. 2006
  8. doi Effects of prenatal dexamethasone treatment on physical growth, pituitary-adrenal hormones, and performance of motor, motivational, and cognitive tasks in juvenile and adolescent common marmoset monkeys
    Jonas Hauser
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Endocrinology 149:6343-55. 2008
  9. doi Primate early life stress leads to long-term mild hippocampal decreases in corticosteroid receptor expression
    Dimitrula Arabadzisz
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
    Biol Psychiatry 67:1106-9. 2010
  10. ncbi Direct and dam-mediated effects of prenatal dexamethasone on emotionality, cognition and HPA axis in adult Wistar rats
    Jonas Hauser
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Horm Behav 56:364-75. 2009

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  1. ncbi Development of pituitary-adrenal endocrine function in the marmoset monkey: infant hypercortisolism is the norm
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:691-9. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi Long-term effects of early-life environmental manipulations in rodents and primates: Potential animal models in depression research
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 29:649-74. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi Comparison of the effects of early handling and early deprivation on conditioned stimulus, context, and spatial learning and memory in adult rats
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neuroscience Lab, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 15, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Behav Neurosci 117:883-93. 2003
    ..In the water maze, ED adults exhibited enhanced spatial learning and memory relative to NH...
  4. ncbi Long-term neurobehavioural impact of the postnatal environment in rats: manipulations, effects and mediating mechanisms
    Christopher R Pryce
    Laboratory of Behavioural Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 27:57-71. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi Evidence for altered monoamine activity and emotional and cognitive disturbance in marmoset monkeys exposed to early life stress
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:245-9. 2004
    ..These findings provide further evidence for the relevance of this novel primate model of parent-infant neglect to the environmental causes and mechanisms of human developmental psychopathology...
  6. ncbi Postnatal ontogeny of hippocampal expression of the mineralocorticoid and glucocorticoid receptors in the common marmoset monkey
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 21:1521-35. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi Early deprivation leads to altered behavioural, autonomic and endocrine responses to environmental challenge in adult Fischer rats
    Daniela Ruedi-Bettschen
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 24:2879-93. 2006
    ..High sensitivity to an aversive early environment in male Fischer rats therefore constitutes an important model for the study of affective development and its neurobiology...
  8. doi Effects of prenatal dexamethasone treatment on physical growth, pituitary-adrenal hormones, and performance of motor, motivational, and cognitive tasks in juvenile and adolescent common marmoset monkeys
    Jonas Hauser
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Endocrinology 149:6343-55. 2008
    ..Importantly, the outcome is highly dependent upon the timing of glucocorticoid overexposure...
  9. doi Primate early life stress leads to long-term mild hippocampal decreases in corticosteroid receptor expression
    Dimitrula Arabadzisz
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
    Biol Psychiatry 67:1106-9. 2010
    ..Controlled primate studies are important to test whether ELS sufficient to induce long-term emotional changes also induces long-term altered MR and/or GR brain expression...
  10. ncbi Direct and dam-mediated effects of prenatal dexamethasone on emotionality, cognition and HPA axis in adult Wistar rats
    Jonas Hauser
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Horm Behav 56:364-75. 2009
    ..It does however emphasise the importance of rearing environment on adult cognitive performances...
  11. ncbi Behavioral and physiological effects of an infant-neglect manipulation in a bi-parental, twinning primate: impact is dependent on familial factors
    Andrea C Dettling
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:331-49. 2007
    ..This study provides evidence for long-term effects of early environment on bio-behavioral traits and states in marmosets specifically, and the importance of including parental factors in developmental studies in mammals generally...
  12. ncbi Effect of social isolation on stress-related behavioural and neuroendocrine state in the rat
    Isabelle C Weiss
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Behav Brain Res 152:279-95. 2004
    ..The results of the present study suggest that chronic SI increases emotional reactivity to stress and produces a hyperfunction of the HPA axis in adult rats, particularly in males...
  13. ncbi Early deprivation under specific conditions leads to reduced interest in reward in adulthood in Wistar rats
    Daniela Ruedi-Bettschen
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Behav Brain Res 156:297-310. 2005
    ..Light ED was completely without effect on adult phenotype. Even relative to stringent NH comparison, dark-cold ED leads to a long-term trait of mild gustatory anhedonia in Wistar rats...
  14. ncbi Amphetamine withdrawal leads to behavioral sensitization and reduced HPA axis response following amphetamine challenge
    Holger Russig
    Laboratory of Behavioral Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Brain Res 1084:185-95. 2006
    ..We conclude that there is no critical involvement of a sensitized HPA axis stress response in the long-term expression of behavioral sensitization...
  15. ncbi Enhancing effects of nicotine and impairing effects of scopolamine on distinct aspects of performance in computerized attention and working memory tasks in marmoset monkeys
    Simona Spinelli
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Neuropharmacology 51:238-50. 2006
    ..These data are consistent with a dissociation of the roles of muscarinic and nicotinic cholinergic receptors in the regulation of both sustained attention and working memory in primates...
  16. ncbi Comparison of maternal separation and early handling in terms of their neurobehavioral effects in aged rats
    Julia Lehmann
    Laboratory of Behavioural Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
    Neurobiol Aging 23:457-66. 2002
    ..These findings are important in terms of the life-span mechanisms via which postnatal manipulations induce neurobehavioral effects, and the mechanisms via which CORT and HIPP structure relate to HIPP function...
  17. ncbi Comparison of central corticosteroid receptor expression in male Lewis and Fischer rats
    Ana L Jongen-Relo
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Schorenstrasse, 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain Res 953:223-31. 2002
    ..Whether or not this relationship is causal, as well as the functional significance of the rostral-extent specific GR difference, remains to be elucidated...
  18. ncbi Circadian- and temperature-specific effects of early deprivation on rat maternal care and pup development: short-term markers for long-term effects?
    Daniela Ruedi-Bettschen
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Dev Psychobiol 45:59-71. 2004
    ..We propose that reduced pup weight and increased maternal care are short-term markers for the severity of Cold ED, and that this manipulation could therefore impact negatively on emotionality and cognition in adulthood...
  19. ncbi Effects of prenatal dexamethasone treatment on postnatal physical, endocrine, and social development in the common marmoset monkey
    Jonas Hauser
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Endocrinology 148:1813-22. 2007
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  20. ncbi Repeated parental deprivation in the infant common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus, primates) and analysis of its effects on early development
    Andrea C Dettling
    Laboratory for Behavioural Neurobiology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Biol Psychiatry 52:1037-46. 2002
    ..We describe a successful demonstration that repeated early deprivation of parental care (ED), as used to study effects of early life stress in rats, can be performed in a primate and that it constitutes an early life stressor...
  21. ncbi Prenatal dexamethasone exposure, postnatal development, and adulthood prepulse inhibition and latent inhibition in Wistar rats
    Jonas Hauser
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Behav Brain Res 175:51-61. 2006
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  22. pmc The developmental impact of prenatal stress, prenatal dexamethasone and postnatal social stress on physiology, behaviour and neuroanatomy of primate offspring: studies in rhesus macaque and common marmoset
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 214:33-53. 2011
    ..A number of studies have been conducted and reviewed in rodents but there are relatively few studies in primates...
  23. ncbi Deprivation of parenting disrupts development of homeostatic and reward systems in marmoset monkey offspring
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Biol Psychiatry 56:72-9. 2004
    ..We describe how daily deprivation of biological parenting in primate infants disrupts development of homeostatic and reward systems central to MDD...
  24. ncbi Early life stress: long-term physiological impact in rodents and primates
    Christopher R Pryce
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, CH 8603 Zurich, Switzerland
    News Physiol Sci 17:150-5. 2002
    ..Hyperactivity of immature stress systems such as the limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and the limbic-sympatho-adrenomedullary axis can alter their subsequent reactivity across the life span...
  25. ncbi Effect of a single maternal separation at different pup ages on the corticosterone stress response in adult and aged rats
    Julia Lehmann
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach Research Unit, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 73:141-5. 2002
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  26. ncbi Early deprivation and behavioral and physiological responses to social separation/novelty in the marmoset
    Andrea C Dettling
    Behavioral Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schwerzenbach Research Unit, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 73:259-69. 2002
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  27. ncbi Effects of the mGluR2/3 agonist LY354740 on computerized tasks of attention and working memory in marmoset monkeys
    Simona Spinelli
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 179:292-302. 2005
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  28. ncbi Performance of the marmoset monkey on computerized tasks of attention and working memory
    Simona Spinelli
    Behavioural Neurobiology Laboratory, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Schorenstrasse 16, CH 8603 Schwerzenbach, Switzerland
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 19:123-37. 2004
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  29. doi Helplessness: a systematic translational review of theory and evidence for its relevance to understanding and treating depression
    Christopher R Pryce
    Clinic for Affective Disorders, University Clinic of Psychiatry, Zurich, Switzerland
    Pharmacol Ther 132:242-67. 2011
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  30. ncbi Translating the evidence for gene association with depression into mouse models of depression-relevant behaviour: current limitations and future potential
    Christopher R Pryce
    Preclinical Laboratory for Translational Research into Affective Disorders PLaTRAD, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Zurich University Hospital for Psychiatry, August Forel Strasse 7, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland Neuroscience Center Zurich, University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 37:1380-402. 2013
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  31. ncbi Different ovarian responses to potential mates underlie species-specific breeding strategies in common marmoset and Goeldi's monkey
    Franziska M E Mattle
    Anthropological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Behav 54:302-11. 2008
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  32. ncbi Long-term effects of early life deprivation on brain glia in Fischer rats
    Michail Leventopoulos
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Whitelands College, Roehampton University, London SW15 4JD, UK
    Brain Res 1142:119-26. 2007
    ..This study provides evidence that early life stress leads to long-term changes in the density of astroglia in the brain regions involved in stress responses in the rat...
  33. ncbi Early social and physical deprivation leads to reduced social motivation in adulthood in Wistar rats
    Matti Mintz
    Psychobiology Research Unit, Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Behav Brain Res 156:311-20. 2005
    ..Warm-ED had no comparable effect on the rats' social behaviour. These findings indicate that ED under ambient conditions that constitute severe thermal stress for rat pups leads to development of reduced social motivation in adulthood...
  34. ncbi Male marmoset monkeys express an adrenal fetal zone at birth, but not a zona reticularis in adulthood
    J Christina Pattison
    Perinatal Research Laboratories, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53715, USA
    Endocrinology 146:365-74. 2005
    ..We conclude that neonatal marmosets exhibit a C19 steroid-secreting FZ similar to humans, but adult males fail to acquire a functional ZR...
  35. ncbi Postnatal ontogeny of expression of the corticosteroid receptor genes in mammalian brains: inter-species and intra-species differences
    Christopher R Pryce
    Neuroscience Psychiatry, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland
    Brain Res Rev 57:596-605. 2008
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