Frances A Champagne
Affiliation: Columbia University
Kundakovic M, Gudsnuk K, Herbstman J, Tang D, Perera F, Champagne F. DNA methylation of BDNF as a biomarker of early-life adversity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112:6807-13 pubmed publisher
Champagne F. Early Adversity and Developmental Outcomes: Interaction Between Genetics, Epigenetics, and Social Experiences Across the Life Span. Perspect Psychol Sci. 2010;5:564-74 pubmed publisher
..These studies have implications for approaches to intervention and suggest the importance of considering individual differences in genetic and epigenetic vulnerability in developing treatment strategies. ..
Peña C, Neugut Y, Champagne F. Developmental timing of the effects of maternal care on gene expression and epigenetic regulation of hormone receptor levels in female rats. Endocrinology. 2013;154:4340-51 pubmed publisher
..These studies contribute significantly to our understanding of the molecular, neurobiological, and behavioral pathways through which variation in maternal behavior is transmitted from one generation to the next. ..
Curley J, Champagne F. Influence of maternal care on the developing brain: Mechanisms, temporal dynamics and sensitive periods. Front Neuroendocrinol. 2016;40:52-66 pubmed publisher
..Identifying the period of sensitivity to maternal care and the temporal dynamics of the molecular and neuroendocrine changes that are a consequence of maternal care represents a critical step in the study of mechanism. ..
Champagne F, Curley J, Swaney W, Hasen N, Keverne E. Paternal influence on female behavior: the role of Peg3 in exploration, olfaction, and neuroendocrine regulation of maternal behavior of female mice. Behav Neurosci. 2009;123:469-80 pubmed publisher
Champagne F. Epigenetic influence of social experiences across the lifespan. Dev Psychobiol. 2010;52:299-311 pubmed publisher