Carl Stevenson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Location: Nottingham, UK
URL: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/biosciences/divisions/animal/people/carl.stevenson
Summary:
Lecturer in Neuroscience

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neonatal maternal separation alters reward-related ultrasonic vocalizations in rat dams
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG72UH, UK
    Behav Brain Res 200:232-6. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of basolateral amygdala dopamine depletion on the nucleus accumbens and medial prefrontal cortical dopamine responses to stress
    C W Stevenson
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4H 1R3
    Neuroscience 116:285-93. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Early life programming of fear conditioning and extinction in adult male rats
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Behav Brain Res 205:505-10. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Early life programming of innate fear and fear learning in adult female rats
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Behav Brain Res 198:51-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Early life programming of hemispheric lateralization and synchronization in the adult medial prefrontal cortex
    C W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    Neuroscience 155:852-63. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Early life stress causes FG-7142-induced corticolimbic dysfunction in adulthood
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Brain Res 1193:43-50. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Systemic administration of the benzodiazepine receptor partial inverse agonist FG-7142 disrupts corticolimbic network interactions
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Synapse 61:646-63. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of neonatal ventral hippocampal lesion in rats on stress-induced acetylcholine release in the prefrontal cortex
    Francois Laplante
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Neurochem 91:1473-82. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Basolateral amygdala dopamine receptor antagonism modulates initial reactivity to but not habituation of the acoustic startle response
    C W Stevenson
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, 6875 Boul LaSalle, Montreal, Que, H4H 1R3, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 153:383-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Variations in nucleus accumbens dopamine associated with individual differences in maternal behavior in the rat
    Frances A Champagne
    Developmental Neuroendocrinology Laboratory, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H4H 1R3, Canada
    J Neurosci 24:4113-23. 2004

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Neonatal maternal separation alters reward-related ultrasonic vocalizations in rat dams
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG72UH, UK
    Behav Brain Res 200:232-6. 2009
    ..Maternal USV emission also depended on separation duration and pup age. Given that 50-kHz USVs are emitted in response to rewarding stimuli, MS may induce duration-dependent effects on maternal positive affect...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of basolateral amygdala dopamine depletion on the nucleus accumbens and medial prefrontal cortical dopamine responses to stress
    C W Stevenson
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4H 1R3
    Neuroscience 116:285-93. 2003
    ..These findings add to a growing body of evidence of a preferential involvement of right medial prefrontal cortical dopamine in a wide range of physiological responses to stress...
  3. ncbi request reprint Early life programming of fear conditioning and extinction in adult male rats
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Behav Brain Res 205:505-10. 2009
    ..They also indicate that different early rearing conditions can program varying effects on distinct fear learning and memory processes in adulthood...
  4. doi request reprint Early life programming of innate fear and fear learning in adult female rats
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Behav Brain Res 198:51-7. 2009
    ..The present findings of altered cue-conditioned fear learning, in the absence of innate fear changes, lend further support for the important role of the early rearing environment in mediating cognition in adulthood...
  5. ncbi request reprint Early life programming of hemispheric lateralization and synchronization in the adult medial prefrontal cortex
    C W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    Neuroscience 155:852-63. 2008
    ..They also suggest the possibility that early environmental programming of hemispheric functional coupling in mPFC is involved in conferring vulnerability or resilience to stressors later in life...
  6. doi request reprint Early life stress causes FG-7142-induced corticolimbic dysfunction in adulthood
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Brain Res 1193:43-50. 2008
    ..Given that FG-7142 mimics several behavioral and physiological effects of stress, these results may also model stress-induced corticolimbic dysfunction caused by early life stress...
  7. ncbi request reprint Systemic administration of the benzodiazepine receptor partial inverse agonist FG-7142 disrupts corticolimbic network interactions
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Synapse 61:646-63. 2007
    ..Perturbation of mPFC-BLA functional connectivity induced by FG-7142 may provide a useful model of corticolimbic dysfunction induced by stressors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of neonatal ventral hippocampal lesion in rats on stress-induced acetylcholine release in the prefrontal cortex
    Francois Laplante
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Neurochem 91:1473-82. 2004
    ..Taken together, these data suggest developmentally specific reorganization of prefrontal cortical cholinergic innervation notably regarding its regulation by DA neurotransmission...
  9. ncbi request reprint Basolateral amygdala dopamine receptor antagonism modulates initial reactivity to but not habituation of the acoustic startle response
    C W Stevenson
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, 6875 Boul LaSalle, Montreal, Que, H4H 1R3, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 153:383-7. 2004
    ..The present study suggests that while BLA DA is not involved in habituation of the ASR, it may mediate the perceived aversive nature of the initially startling stimuli...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variations in nucleus accumbens dopamine associated with individual differences in maternal behavior in the rat
    Frances A Champagne
    Developmental Neuroendocrinology Laboratory, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H4H 1R3, Canada
    J Neurosci 24:4113-23. 2004
    ..Such differences may serve as neural substrates for individual differences in the motivational component of maternal behavior...
  11. ncbi request reprint Role of basolateral amygdala dopamine in modulating prepulse inhibition and latent inhibition in the rat
    C W Stevenson
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, H4H 1R3, Montreal Verdun, QC, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 176:139-45. 2004
    ..Given the involvement of the BLA, and of NAc and mPFC DA, in select forms of information processing, we sought to determine the role of BLA DA in modulating prepulse inhibition (PPI) and latent inhibition (LI)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Basolateral amygdala modulation of the nucleus accumbens dopamine response to stress: role of the medial prefrontal cortex
    C W Stevenson
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H4H 1R3
    Eur J Neurosci 17:1287-95. 2003
    ..They also suggest that BLA DA modulates stress-induced NAc DA release indirectly by modulating the mPFC DA response to stress...
  13. doi request reprint Role of amygdala-prefrontal cortex circuitry in regulating the expression of contextual fear memory
    Carl W Stevenson
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 96:315-23. 2011
    ..They also raise the possibility that pBLA-PL circuitry is involved in subserving fear memory expression via complex processing mechanisms, although further research is needed to confirm this preliminary finding...