C L Sisk

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Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo gonadotropin-releasing hormone secretion in female rats during peripubertal development and on proestrus
    C L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Endocrinology 142:2929-36. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The neural basis of puberty and adolescence
    Cheryl L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:1040-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Puberty: a finishing school for male social behavior
    Cheryl L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1007:189-98. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Pubertal hormones organize the adolescent brain and behavior
    Cheryl L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Front Neuroendocrinol 26:163-74. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Gonadal hormones masculinize and defeminize reproductive behaviors during puberty in the male Syrian hamster
    Kalynn M Schulz
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Horm Behav 45:242-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Female pheromones stimulate release of luteinizing hormone and testosterone without altering GnRH mRNA in adult male Syrian hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus)
    Heather N Richardson
    Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 138:211-7. 2004
  7. pmc Anabolic steroids have long-lasting effects on male social behaviors
    Kaliris Y Salas-Ramirez
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Behav Brain Res 208:328-35. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Dihydrotestosterone activates sexual behavior in adult male hamsters but not in juveniles
    R D Romeo
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, 48824, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Physiol Behav 73:579-84. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence that gonadal hormones organize and activate disordered eating
    Kelly L Klump
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116, USA
    Psychol Med 36:539-46. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Dendritic pruning of the medial amygdala during pubertal development of the male Syrian hamster
    Julia L Zehr
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Neurobiol 66:578-90. 2006

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint In vivo gonadotropin-releasing hormone secretion in female rats during peripubertal development and on proestrus
    C L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Endocrinology 142:2929-36. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The neural basis of puberty and adolescence
    Cheryl L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Nat Neurosci 7:1040-7. 2004
    ..Reproductive maturity is therefore the product of developmentally timed, brain-driven and recurrent interactions between steroid hormones and the adolescent nervous system...
  3. ncbi request reprint Puberty: a finishing school for male social behavior
    Cheryl L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1007:189-98. 2003
    ..Whether puberty is a critical period for the proposed second wave of steroid-dependent organization of behavioral circuits remains to be determined...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pubertal hormones organize the adolescent brain and behavior
    Cheryl L Sisk
    Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Front Neuroendocrinol 26:163-74. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Gonadal hormones masculinize and defeminize reproductive behaviors during puberty in the male Syrian hamster
    Kalynn M Schulz
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Horm Behav 45:242-9. 2004
    ..These studies demonstrate that gonadal hormones during puberty further masculinize and defeminize neural circuits and behavioral responsiveness to steroid hormones in adulthood...
  6. ncbi request reprint Female pheromones stimulate release of luteinizing hormone and testosterone without altering GnRH mRNA in adult male Syrian hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus)
    Heather N Richardson
    Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 138:211-7. 2004
    ....
  7. pmc Anabolic steroids have long-lasting effects on male social behaviors
    Kaliris Y Salas-Ramirez
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Behav Brain Res 208:328-35. 2010
    ..Thus, AAS have long-lasting effects on male sexual and agonistic behaviors, with AAS exposure during adolescence resulting in a more pronounced reduction in submissive behavior compared to AAS exposure in adulthood...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dihydrotestosterone activates sexual behavior in adult male hamsters but not in juveniles
    R D Romeo
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, 48824, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Physiol Behav 73:579-84. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence that gonadal hormones organize and activate disordered eating
    Kelly L Klump
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116, USA
    Psychol Med 36:539-46. 2006
    ..This preliminary set of studies examined these effects by investigating relationships between eating disorder symptoms, prenatal testosterone exposure, and adult levels of estrogen in women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dendritic pruning of the medial amygdala during pubertal development of the male Syrian hamster
    Julia L Zehr
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Neurobiol 66:578-90. 2006
    ....
  11. pmc Adolescent development of neuron structure in dentate gyrus granule cells of male Syrian hamsters
    Julia L Zehr
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Dev Neurobiol 68:1517-26. 2008
    ....
  12. pmc Male Syrian hamsters demonstrate a conditioned place preference for sexual behavior and female chemosensory stimuli
    Margaret R Bell
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Horm Behav 58:410-4. 2010
    ..This study is the first demonstration that both sexual behavior and VS induce a CPP in male hamsters. Thus, female chemosensory stimuli are a natural reward in a species that is dependent on these stimuli for reproductive fitness...
  13. ncbi request reprint Testicular hormone exposure during adolescence organizes flank-marking behavior and vasopressin receptor binding in the lateral septum
    Kalynn M Schulz
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Horm Behav 50:477-83. 2006
    ..These data highlight the importance of gonadal steroid hormone exposure during adolescence for the organization of neural circuits and social behavior...
  14. pmc An association of early puberty with disordered eating and anxiety in a population of undergraduate women and men
    Julia L Zehr
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116, USA
    Horm Behav 52:427-35. 2007
    ..The fact that early puberty was associated with increased eating and anxiety symptoms in both sexes suggests that puberty may influence these symptoms through both biological and psychosocial mechanisms...
  15. pmc Anabolic androgenic steroids differentially affect social behaviors in adolescent and adult male Syrian hamsters
    Kaliris Y Salas-Ramirez
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Horm Behav 53:378-85. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Pubertal hormones, the adolescent brain, and the maturation of social behaviors: Lessons from the Syrian hamster
    Kalynn M Schulz
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 254:120-6. 2006
    ..Thus, the interaction between pubertal hormones and the adolescent brain is key for the maturation of adult social behaviors, and perturbations in the timing of this interaction have long-lasting consequences on adult behavior...
  17. ncbi request reprint Testosterone, puberty, and the pattern of male aggression in Syrian hamsters
    Russell D Romeo
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 43:102-8. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Increased expression of forebrain GnRH mRNA and changes in testosterone negative feedback following pubertal maturation
    Heather N Richardson
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 214:63-70. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the pubertal increase in GnRH mRNA appears to occur via steroid feedback-independent mechanisms in the male Syrian hamster...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of dispersal status on pituitary and gonadal function in the male spotted hyena
    Kay E Holekamp
    Department of Zoology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Horm Behav 44:385-94. 2003
    ..This suggests that, like the act of emigration itself, the process of social integration during immigration may have important physiological consequences for male mammals transferring between groups...
  20. ncbi request reprint Redefining gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) cell groups in the male Syrian hamster: testosterone regulates GnRH mRNA in the tenia tecta
    Heather N Richardson
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    J Neuroendocrinol 14:375-83. 2002
    ..This is the first report to link mechanisms of steroid negative feedback with tenia tecta GnRH neurones, providing a new focus for investigating brain region-specific steroidal regulation of GnRH synthesis...
  21. pmc The effects of puberty on genetic risk for disordered eating: evidence for a sex difference
    K L Klump
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1116, USA
    Psychol Med 42:627-37. 2012
    ..The current study was the first to examine this possibility in a sample of 1006 male and female twins from the Michigan State University Twin Registry...
  22. ncbi request reprint Estradiol induces hypothalamic progesterone receptors but does not activate mating behavior in male hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) before puberty
    Russell D Romeo
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Behav Neurosci 116:198-205. 2002
    ..Therefore, gonadal steroids facilitate male reproductive behavior only after as-yet-unidentified developmental processes occur during puberty...
  23. pmc Testosterone programs adult social behavior before and during, but not after, adolescence
    Kalynn M Schulz
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Endocrinology 150:3690-8. 2009
    ..Thus, adolescent maturation of social behavior may involve both steroid-independent and -dependent processes, and adolescence marks the end of a postnatal period of sensitivity to steroid-dependent organization of the brain...
  24. pmc Pubertal hormones modulate the addition of new cells to sexually dimorphic brain regions
    Eman I Ahmed
    Neuroscience Program, 108 Giltner Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:995-7. 2008
    ..Removing gonadal hormones before puberty eliminates these sex differences, indicating that gonadal steroids direct the addition of new cells during puberty to maintain and accentuate sexual dimorphisms in the adult brain...
  25. ncbi request reprint Medial preoptic area dopaminergic responses to female pheromones develop during puberty in the male Syrian hamster
    Kalynn M Schulz
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Brain Res 988:139-45. 2003
    ..The absence of a DA response to female pheromones prior to puberty may contribute to the inability of prepubertal males to display reproductive behavior...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sexual and reproductive behaviors
    C L Sisk
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2001
    ..The protocols are written for use with laboratory rats, although a discussion of issues related to species differences in the study of reproductive behaviors is included...
  27. ncbi request reprint Puberty and the maturation of the male brain and sexual behavior: recasting a behavioral potential
    Russell D Romeo
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 26:381-91. 2002
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  28. ncbi request reprint Estrogen increases brain expression of the mRNA encoding transthyretin, an amyloid beta scavenger protein
    Yu Ping Tang
    Neuroscience Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 6:413-20; discussion 443-9. 2004
    ..These novel findings suggest that estrogen may reduce the risk of AD by acting on choroid plexus cells to increase TTR gene expression, leading to enhanced sequestration and reduced aggregation of amyloid beta peptides...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of prenatal treatment with antiandrogens on luteinizing hormone secretion and sex steroid concentrations in adult spotted hyenas, Crocuta crocuta
    Ned J Place
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720, USA
    Biol Reprod 67:1405-13. 2002
    ....
  30. pmc Effects of sex hormones on associative learning in spontaneously hypertensive rats
    David J Bucci
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, 6207 Moore Hall, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Physiol Behav 93:651-7. 2008
    ..To the extent that SHR serves as a model of ADHD in humans, the influence of steroids on associative learning may play a role in the expression of ADHD-like behaviors...
  31. pmc Associations between behavior, hormones, and Fos responses to novelty differ in pre- and post-pubertal grass rats
    Colleen M Novak
    Endocrine Research Unit, 200 First Street SE Saint Marys Hospital, Joseph 5 194, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55901, USA
    Physiol Behav 90:125-32. 2007
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  32. pmc Adolescents and androgens, receptors and rewards
    Satoru M Sato
    Department of Cell and Neurobiology, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, 1333 San Pablo Street, BMT 401, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Horm Behav 53:647-58. 2008
    ..Therefore, further examination of interactions between androgens and rewarding behaviors in the adolescent brain is required for a better understanding of AAS abuse...

Research Grants8

  1. Pubertal Organization of Brain and Behavior
    Cheryl Sisk; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Interdisciplinary Training Program in Neuroscience
    Cheryl Sisk; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....