Heather A Rupp

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Amygdala response to negative images in postpartum vs nulliparous women and intranasal oxytocin
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Morrison Hall 313, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:48-54. 2014
  2. pmc Lower sexual interest in postpartum women: relationship to amygdala activation and intranasal oxytocin
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Horm Behav 63:114-21. 2013
  3. pmc Neural activation in the orbitofrontal cortex in response to male faces increases during the follicular phase
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Horm Behav 56:66-72. 2009
  4. pmc The role of the anterior cingulate cortex in women's sexual decision making
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, United States
    Neurosci Lett 449:42-7. 2009
  5. pmc Sex-specific content preferences for visual sexual stimuli
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:417-26. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between testosterone and interest in sexual stimuli: the effect of experience
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Psychology and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Horm Behav 52:581-9. 2007
  7. pmc Sex differences in response to visual sexual stimuli: a review
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:206-18. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in viewing sexual stimuli: an eye-tracking study in men and women
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Psychology and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Horm Behav 51:524-33. 2007
  9. pmc Women's interest in visual sexual stimuli varies with menstrual cycle phase at first exposure and predicts later interest
    Kim Wallen
    Department of Psychology and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Horm Behav 57:263-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Incorporating emotions specific to the sexual response into theories of emotion using the Indiana Sexual and Affective Word Set
    Ryan A Stevenson
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 40:59-78. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Amygdala response to negative images in postpartum vs nulliparous women and intranasal oxytocin
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Morrison Hall 313, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:48-54. 2014
    ..A causal role of oxytocin and the timing of potential effects require future investigation. ..
  2. pmc Lower sexual interest in postpartum women: relationship to amygdala activation and intranasal oxytocin
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Horm Behav 63:114-21. 2013
    ..Postpartum women therefore appear to experience a decrease in sexual interest possibly as a feature of a more generalized decrease in amygdala responsiveness to arousing stimuli...
  3. pmc Neural activation in the orbitofrontal cortex in response to male faces increases during the follicular phase
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Horm Behav 56:66-72. 2009
    ..The observed increase in activation in the OFC during the follicular phase may reflect a hormonally mediated increase in appetitive motivation and may prime women towards increased sexual interest and behavior around ovulation...
  4. pmc The role of the anterior cingulate cortex in women's sexual decision making
    Heather A Rupp
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, United States
    Neurosci Lett 449:42-7. 2009
    ..These findings provide evidence that neural systems involved in sexual decision making in women overlap with those described previously to underlie nonsexual decision making...
  5. pmc Sex-specific content preferences for visual sexual stimuli
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:417-26. 2009
    ..Together, these data demonstrate sex-specific preferences for specific types of stimuli even when, across stimuli, overall interest was comparable...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between testosterone and interest in sexual stimuli: the effect of experience
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Psychology and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Horm Behav 52:581-9. 2007
    ..80). Thus, the current study demonstrates a direct but context dependent relationship between testosterone and sexual interest in healthy young males...
  7. pmc Sex differences in response to visual sexual stimuli: a review
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:206-18. 2008
    ..These differences are of practical importance to future research on sexual arousal that aims to use experimental stimuli comparably appealing to men and women and also for general understanding of cognitive sex differences...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in viewing sexual stimuli: an eye-tracking study in men and women
    Heather A Rupp
    Department of Psychology and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Horm Behav 51:524-33. 2007
    ..Our finding that men and women attend to different aspects of the same visual sexual stimuli could reflect pre-existing cognitive biases that possibly contribute to sex differences in neural, subjective, and physiological arousal...
  9. pmc Women's interest in visual sexual stimuli varies with menstrual cycle phase at first exposure and predicts later interest
    Kim Wallen
    Department of Psychology and Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Horm Behav 57:263-8. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Incorporating emotions specific to the sexual response into theories of emotion using the Indiana Sexual and Affective Word Set
    Ryan A Stevenson
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 40:59-78. 2011
    ..In addition, the findings provide initial validation for the Indiana Sexual and Affective Words Set (ISAWS), supporting its use in future studies...
  11. pmc Social segregation in male, but not female yearling rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    Janice M Hassett
    Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Emory University, 36 Eagle Row, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Primatol 72:87-92. 2010
    ..These results suggest that behavioral compatibility may produce sex-segregation in male yearling rhesus monkeys, possibly preparing males and females for different social roles and segregation as adults...