Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Feeding demand conditions and plasma cortisol in socially-housed squirrel monkey mother-infant dyadsM Champoux
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, Stanford, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:461-77. 2001..The experimental condition did not affect the infants' response to a 24-h separation from their mothers. A suppression of cortisol levels, particularly in the HFD group, was observed upon resumption of ad-libitum feeding...
- Fatty acid formula supplementation and neuromotor development in rhesus monkey neonatesMaribeth Champoux
Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, NICHD, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
Pediatr Res 51:273-81. 2002..Supplementation did not affect measures of activity or state control, indicating no effect on temperament. These data support the assertion that preformed DHA and arachidonic acid in infant formulas are required for optimal development...
- Serotonin transporter gene polymorphism, differential early rearing, and behavior in rhesus monkey neonatesM Champoux
Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH Animal Center, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
Mol Psychiatry 7:1058-63. 2002..These results demonstrate the contributions of rearing environment and genetic background, and their interaction, in a nonhuman primate model of behavioral development...
- The utility of the non-human primate; model for studying gene by environment interactions in behavioral researchC S Barr
NIAAA DICBR, NIH, Clinical Studies, Primate Unit, Bldg 112, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
Genes Brain Behav 2:336-40. 2003....
- Early experience and sex interact to influence limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal-axis function after acute alcohol administration in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)C S Barr
National Institutes of Health, NIAAA, NIH Animal Center, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:1114-9. 2004..We wanted to determine whether sex and early life parental absence would interact to influence alcohol-induced alterations in LHPA-axis activity after exposure to ethanol in macaques...
- Oral administration of a corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor antagonist significantly attenuates behavioral, neuroendocrine, and autonomic responses to stress in primatesK E Habib
Clinical Neuroendocrinology Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 1284, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:6079-84. 2000....
- Hand preference in infant rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)G C Westergaard
Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Animal Center, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
Child Dev 68:387-93. 1997....
- Early experience and serotonin transporter gene variation interact to influence primate CNS functionA J Bennett
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Laboratory of Clinical Studies Primate Unit, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
Mol Psychiatry 7:118-22. 2002....
- Monoamine oxidase A gene promoter variation and rearing experience influences aggressive behavior in rhesus monkeysTimothy K Newman
Laboratory of Clinical Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Biol Psychiatry 57:167-72. 2005..We tested the hypothesis that a repeat polymorphism in the rhesus macaque MAOA gene promoter region influences aggressive behavior in male subjects...
- Social withdrawal behaviors in nonhuman primates and changes in neuroendocrine and monoamine concentrations during a separation paradigmKristine Erickson
Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Dev Psychobiol 46:331-9. 2005....
- Maternal absence and stability of individual differences in CSF 5-HIAA concentrations in rhesus monkey infantsCourtney Shannon
NIH Animal Center, Building 112, P O Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837 0529, USA
Am J Psychiatry 162:1658-64. 2005....
- Interaction between serotonin transporter gene variation and rearing condition in alcohol preference and consumption in female primatesChristina S Barr
National Institute on Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse, Laboratory of Clinical Studies and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, MD, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:1146-52. 2004....
- Sexual dichotomy of an interaction between early adversity and the serotonin transporter gene promoter variant in rhesus macaquesChristina S Barr
Primate Unit, Laboratory of Clinical Studies, Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:12358-63. 2004..This interactive effect may underlie the increased incidence of certain stress-related disorders in women...
- Rearing condition and rh5-HTTLPR interact to influence limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis response to stress in infant macaquesChristina S Barr
Laboratory of Clinical Studies, National Institute of Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
Biol Psychiatry 55:733-8. 2004..We wanted to determine whether serotonin transporter gene promoter variation (rh-5HTTLPR) and rearing condition would interact to influence endocrine responses to stress in infant rhesus macaques...
- Neurobehavioral deficits in neonatal rhesus monkeys exposed to cocaine in uteroNa He
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Neuroscience Division, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 5 A 12, HHH, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Neurotoxicol Teratol 26:13-21. 2004..This impairment disappeared by the third testing session. The present findings demonstrate the potential of prenatal cocaine exposure to induce neurobehavioral deficits detectable by NBAS-like testing in primate infants...
- Serotonin transporter gene variation is associated with alcohol sensitivity in rhesus macaques exposed to early-life stressChristina S Barr
Labortatory of Clinical Studies, Primate Unit, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH Animal Center, PO Box 529, Building 112, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:812-7. 2003..In addition, we have demonstrated that macaques separated from their mothers and reared in peer-only groups are more likely to consume alcohol as adults...
- Environmental control, social context, and individual differences in behavioral and cortisol responses to novelty in infant rhesus monkeysPeter G Roma
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, USA
Child Dev 77:118-31. 2006..The results reveal context-specific benefits of contingent stimulation in infancy...