Brandi L Van Roo

Summary

Affiliation: North Adams
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Testosterone and prolactin in two songbirds that differ in paternal care: the Blue-headed Vireo and the Red-eyed Vireo
    Brandi L Van Roo
    Department of Biology, Framingham State College, Framingham, MA 01701, USA
    Horm Behav 44:435-41. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Exogenous testosterone inhibits several forms of male parental behavior and stimulates song in a monogamous songbird: the blue-headed vireo (Vireo solitarius)
    Brandi L Van Roo
    Department of Biology, Framingham State College, Framingham, MA 01701, USA
    Horm Behav 46:678-83. 2004

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Testosterone and prolactin in two songbirds that differ in paternal care: the Blue-headed Vireo and the Red-eyed Vireo
    Brandi L Van Roo
    Department of Biology, Framingham State College, Framingham, MA 01701, USA
    Horm Behav 44:435-41. 2003
    ..Our observations support the hypothesis that differences in paternal care reflect differences in circulating T and PRL...
  2. ncbi request reprint Exogenous testosterone inhibits several forms of male parental behavior and stimulates song in a monogamous songbird: the blue-headed vireo (Vireo solitarius)
    Brandi L Van Roo
    Department of Biology, Framingham State College, Framingham, MA 01701, USA
    Horm Behav 46:678-83. 2004
    ..These results demonstrate that even in a strictly monogamous songbird with biparental incubation, all forms of paternal care remain sensitive to elevated plasma testosterone, suggesting a shift from parental effort to mating effort...