Yu Gao

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Affiliation: City University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi The association between p3 amplitude at age 11 and criminal offending at age 23
    Yu Gao
    Psychology Department, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY 11210, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 42:120-30. 2013
  2. pmc Somatic aphasia: mismatch of body sensations with autonomic stress reactivity in psychopathy
    Yu Gao
    Department of Psychology, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, United States
    Biol Psychol 90:228-33. 2012
  3. pmc P3 event-related potentials and childhood maltreatment in successful and unsuccessful psychopaths
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, Jerry Lee Center of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Brain Cogn 77:176-82. 2011
  4. doi Association of poor childhood fear conditioning and adult crime
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:56-60. 2010
  5. pmc Reduced electrodermal fear conditioning from ages 3 to 8 years is associated with aggressive behavior at age 8 years
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6286, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:550-8. 2010
  6. doi Neurocriminology
    Benjamin R Nordstrom
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Adv Genet 75:255-83. 2011
  7. pmc The heritability of the skin conductance orienting response: a longitudinal twin study
    Catherine Tuvblad
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, United States
    Biol Psychol 89:47-53. 2012
  8. pmc The genetic and environmental etiology of decision-making: a longitudinal twin study
    Catherine Tuvblad
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    J Adolesc 36:245-55. 2013
  9. pmc Psychopathic traits and physiological responses to aversive stimuli in children aged 9-11 years
    Pan Wang
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, 3620 S McClintock Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:759-69. 2012
  10. pmc The development of skin conductance fear conditioning in children from ages 3 to 8 years
    Yu Gao
    Departments of Criminology, McNeil Building, Suite 483, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6286, USA
    Dev Sci 13:201-12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi The association between p3 amplitude at age 11 and criminal offending at age 23
    Yu Gao
    Psychology Department, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY 11210, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 42:120-30. 2013
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  2. pmc Somatic aphasia: mismatch of body sensations with autonomic stress reactivity in psychopathy
    Yu Gao
    Department of Psychology, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, United States
    Biol Psychol 90:228-33. 2012
    ..Although one of the main characteristics of psychopaths is a deficit in emotion, it is unknown whether they show a fundamental impairment in appropriately recognizing their own body sensations during an emotion-inducing task...
  3. pmc P3 event-related potentials and childhood maltreatment in successful and unsuccessful psychopaths
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, Jerry Lee Center of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Brain Cogn 77:176-82. 2011
    ..This is the first report of electrophysiological processing differences between successful and unsuccessful psychopaths, possibly indicating neurocognitive and psychosocial distinctions between these two subtypes of psychopathy...
  4. doi Association of poor childhood fear conditioning and adult crime
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:56-60. 2010
    ..This study prospectively assessed whether poor fear conditioning early in life predisposes to adult crime in a large cohort...
  5. pmc Reduced electrodermal fear conditioning from ages 3 to 8 years is associated with aggressive behavior at age 8 years
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6286, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:550-8. 2010
    ..Poor fear conditioning characterizes adult psychopathy and criminality, but it is not known whether it is related to aggressive/antisocial behavior in early childhood...
  6. doi Neurocriminology
    Benjamin R Nordstrom
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Adv Genet 75:255-83. 2011
    ..Special attention is paid to the biopsychosocial model and gene-environment interactions in producing antisocial behavior...
  7. pmc The heritability of the skin conductance orienting response: a longitudinal twin study
    Catherine Tuvblad
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, United States
    Biol Psychol 89:47-53. 2012
    ..55 to .73, indicating a substantial continuity in genetic influences from ages 9 to 16. These findings suggest that genetic factors are important influences in SCOR magnitude during late childhood and adolescence...
  8. pmc The genetic and environmental etiology of decision-making: a longitudinal twin study
    Catherine Tuvblad
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    J Adolesc 36:245-55. 2013
    ..These findings contribute to our understanding of decision-making by highlighting the particular importance of each person's unique experiences on individual differences...
  9. pmc Psychopathic traits and physiological responses to aversive stimuli in children aged 9-11 years
    Pan Wang
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, 3620 S McClintock Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:759-69. 2012
    ..The divergent findings across psychopathic facets and sexes raised the possibility of different etiologies underlying psychopathy, which may in turn suggest multiple treatment strategies for boys and girls...
  10. pmc The development of skin conductance fear conditioning in children from ages 3 to 8 years
    Yu Gao
    Departments of Criminology, McNeil Building, Suite 483, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6286, USA
    Dev Sci 13:201-12. 2010
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  11. doi A developmental increase in allostatic load from ages 3 to 11 years is associated with increased schizotypal personality at age 23 years
    Melissa Peskin
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:1059-68. 2011
    ..The relative failure to develop normal habituation to repeated stressors throughout childhood is hypothesized to result in an accumulation of allostatic load and consequently increased positive symptom schizotypy in adulthood...
  12. doi Successful and unsuccessful psychopaths: a neurobiological model
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Sci Law 28:194-210. 2010
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  13. ncbi Development of skin conductance orienting, habituation, and reorienting from ages 3 to 8 years: a longitudinal latent growth curve analysis
    Yu Gao
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    Psychophysiology 44:855-63. 2007
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  14. ncbi The neurobiology of psychopathy: a neurodevelopmental perspective
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 54:813-23. 2009
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  15. pmc Increased testosterone-to-cortisol ratio in psychopathy
    Andrea L Glenn
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:389-99. 2011
    ..Psychopathy was not associated with either of these measures independently or with baseline cortisol levels. These findings suggest that these highly interconnected hormone systems may work in concert to predispose to psychopathy...
  16. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on frontal EEG asymmetry and alpha power in 9-10-year-old twins
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychophysiology 46:787-96. 2009
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  17. doi P3 event-related potential impairments in antisocial and psychopathic individuals: a meta-analysis
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6286, USA
    Biol Psychol 82:199-210. 2009
    ..e., aggression, antisocial personality disorder, conduct disorder/oppositional-defiant disorder, and psychopathy), whereas this association in psychopaths may be moderated by the type of tasks...
  18. pmc Brief Report: Interaction between social class and risky decision-making in children with psychopathic tendencies
    Yu Gao
    Department of Criminology, Psychiatry, and Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, McNeil Building Suite 483, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Adolesc 32:409-14. 2009
    ..This study tests the biosocial hypothesis that social class will moderate psychopathy-neurocognition relationships, with these effects being stronger in children from high social classes...