Rebecca E Nordquist

Summary

Affiliation: Utrecht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic vasotocin and tyrosine hydroxylase levels following maternal care and selection for low mortality in laying hens
    Susie E Hewlett
    Emotion and Cognition Group, Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 7, 3584, CL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Vet Res 10:167. 2014
  2. pmc Performance of conventional pigs and Göttingen miniature pigs in a spatial holeboard task: effects of the putative muscarinic cognition impairer Biperiden
    Elise Gieling
    Emotion and Cognition Group, Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University Utrecht, P, O, Box 80151, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Funct 9:4. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Effects of maternal care and selection for low mortality on tyrosine hydroxylase concentrations and cell soma size in hippocampus and nidopallium caudolaterale in adult laying hen
    R E Nordquist
    Emotion and Cognition Group, Department of Farm Animal Health, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 91:137-46. 2013
  4. pmc Evaluation of animal models of neurobehavioral disorders
    F Josef van der Staay
    Program Emotion and Cognition, Department of Farm Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, Utrecht University, PO Box 80166, 3508 TD Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Funct 5:11. 2009
  5. pmc Assessing learning and memory in pigs
    Elise Titia Gieling
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Farm Animal Health, Emotion and Cognition Program, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 7, 3584 CL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Anim Cogn 14:151-73. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The tachykinin NK3 receptor agonist senktide induces locomotor activity in male Mongolian gerbils
    Rebecca E Nordquist
    F Hoffmann La Roche, Pharma Research Basel Discovery Neuroscience, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Pharmacol 600:87-92. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacological characterization of senktide-induced tail whips
    Rebecca E Nordquist
    F Hoffmann La Roche Ltd, Pharma Research Basel Discovery, Neuroscience, Building 72 148, CH 4070 Basel, Switzerland
    Neuropharmacology 58:259-67. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Characterization of behavioral response to amphetamine, tyrosine hydroxylase levels, and dopamine receptor levels in neurokinin 3 receptor knockout mice
    Rebecca E Nordquist
    F Hoffmann La Roche Ltd, PRBD N, Psychiatry Disease Area, CH 4070 Basel, Switzerland
    Behav Pharmacol 19:518-29. 2008
  9. pmc The d-amphetamine-treated Göttingen miniature pig: an animal model for assessing behavioral effects of antipsychotics
    F Josef van der Staay
    Biomedical Research, Wageningen University and Research Center, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 206:715-29. 2009
  10. pmc Differential effects of diazepam and MPEP on habituation and neuro-behavioural processes in inbred mice
    Amber R Salomons
    Department of Animals in Science and Society, Division of Animal Welfare and Laboratory Animal Science, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 2, 3584 Utrecht, CM, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Funct 8:30. 2012

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic vasotocin and tyrosine hydroxylase levels following maternal care and selection for low mortality in laying hens
    Susie E Hewlett
    Emotion and Cognition Group, Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 7, 3584, CL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Vet Res 10:167. 2014
    ..The effect of foster hen rearing on the two genetic lines and their hypothalamic morphology was also investigated...
  2. pmc Performance of conventional pigs and Göttingen miniature pigs in a spatial holeboard task: effects of the putative muscarinic cognition impairer Biperiden
    Elise Gieling
    Emotion and Cognition Group, Department of Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University Utrecht, P, O, Box 80151, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Funct 9:4. 2013
    ..In the present study, we compared the learning performance of commercial pigs and Göttingen minipigs in a holeboard task...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of maternal care and selection for low mortality on tyrosine hydroxylase concentrations and cell soma size in hippocampus and nidopallium caudolaterale in adult laying hen
    R E Nordquist
    Emotion and Cognition Group, Department of Farm Animal Health, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 91:137-46. 2013
    ..These observations strengthen the notion that brain measures may be useful as potential readouts for animal welfare...
  4. pmc Evaluation of animal models of neurobehavioral disorders
    F Josef van der Staay
    Program Emotion and Cognition, Department of Farm Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, Utrecht University, PO Box 80166, 3508 TD Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Funct 5:11. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Assessing learning and memory in pigs
    Elise Titia Gieling
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Farm Animal Health, Emotion and Cognition Program, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 7, 3584 CL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Anim Cogn 14:151-73. 2011
    ..The use of appropriate tasks will facilitate the collection of reliable and valid data on pig cognition...
  6. doi request reprint The tachykinin NK3 receptor agonist senktide induces locomotor activity in male Mongolian gerbils
    Rebecca E Nordquist
    F Hoffmann La Roche, Pharma Research Basel Discovery Neuroscience, Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Pharmacol 600:87-92. 2008
    ..o.). Thus, hyperlocomotion induced by senktide in gerbils is a tachykinin NK(3) receptor-mediated behavior that is appropriate for use in testing tachykinin NK(3) receptor activity of novel compounds...
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacological characterization of senktide-induced tail whips
    Rebecca E Nordquist
    F Hoffmann La Roche Ltd, Pharma Research Basel Discovery, Neuroscience, Building 72 148, CH 4070 Basel, Switzerland
    Neuropharmacology 58:259-67. 2010
    ..Thus, the senktide-induced tail whip response is easily quantifiable, specific to the tachykinin NK(3) receptor, and provides valuable information on the downstream pharmacology of tachykinin NK(3) receptor activation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Characterization of behavioral response to amphetamine, tyrosine hydroxylase levels, and dopamine receptor levels in neurokinin 3 receptor knockout mice
    Rebecca E Nordquist
    F Hoffmann La Roche Ltd, PRBD N, Psychiatry Disease Area, CH 4070 Basel, Switzerland
    Behav Pharmacol 19:518-29. 2008
    ..Together, these results support a role for the NK3 receptor in reactivity to dopaminergic stimuli, but the lack of robust changes indicates that the sensitivity to dopamine may be activity-dependent or benign in nature...
  9. pmc The d-amphetamine-treated Göttingen miniature pig: an animal model for assessing behavioral effects of antipsychotics
    F Josef van der Staay
    Biomedical Research, Wageningen University and Research Center, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 206:715-29. 2009
    ..To investigate this, we determined whether d-amphetamine induced hyperlocomotion in miniature pigs and whether this effect was reversible by antipsychotics...
  10. pmc Differential effects of diazepam and MPEP on habituation and neuro-behavioural processes in inbred mice
    Amber R Salomons
    Department of Animals in Science and Society, Division of Animal Welfare and Laboratory Animal Science, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 2, 3584 Utrecht, CM, The Netherlands
    Behav Brain Funct 8:30. 2012
    ..The present study investigated whether this non-adaptive phenotype of 129P3 mice is primarily based on anxiety-related characteristics...
  11. ncbi request reprint Stress-induced hyperthermia: effects of acute and repeated dosing of MPEP
    Rebecca E Nordquist
    F Hoffmann La Roche Ltd, PRBD N, Psychiatry Disease Area, CH 4070 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Pharmacol 568:199-202. 2007
    ..MPEP remained equally active in reducing stress-induced hyperthermia after five daily treatments with 30 mg/kg, further validating MPEP as a potential anxiolytic for chronic use...