Bradley M Cooke

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Steroid-dependent plasticity in the medial amygdala
    B M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Neuroscience 138:997-1005. 2006
  2. pmc Pubertal growth of the medial amygdala delayed by short photoperiods in the Siberian hamster, Phodopus sungorus
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Horm Behav 52:283-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Morphological sex differences and laterality in the prepubertal medial amygdala
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Comp Neurol 501:904-15. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Gonadal hormone modulation of dendrites in the mammalian CNS
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurobiol 64:34-46. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexually dimorphic synaptic organization of the medial amygdala
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology and Institute for Neuroscience, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 25:10759-67. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Estradiol potentiation of NR2B-dependent EPSCs is not due to changes in NR2B protein expression or phosphorylation
    Melissa A Snyder
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Hippocampus 21:398-408. 2011
  7. pmc Effects of prepubertal gonadectomy on a male-typical behavior and excitatory synaptic transmission in the amygdala
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Dev Neurobiol 69:141-52. 2009
  8. pmc Estradiol facilitates the release of neuropeptide Y to suppress hippocampus-dependent seizures
    Veronica A Ledoux
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 29:1457-68. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Photoperiod-dependent response to androgen in the medial amygdala of the Siberian hamster, Phodopus sungorus
    Bradley M Cooke
    Oregon Regional Primate Research Center, Beaverton 97006 3499, USA
    J Biol Rhythms 17:147-54. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Ontogeny of bidirectional connections between the medial nucleus of the amygdala and the principal bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in the rat
    Bradley M Cooke
    Division of Neuroscience, Oregon National Primate Research Center and Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, Oregon 97006, USA
    J Comp Neurol 489:42-58. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Sexual differentiation of the medial amygdala
    BRADLEY COOKE; Fiscal Year: 2004

Collaborators

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Steroid-dependent plasticity in the medial amygdala
    B M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Neuroscience 138:997-1005. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Pubertal growth of the medial amygdala delayed by short photoperiods in the Siberian hamster, Phodopus sungorus
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Horm Behav 52:283-8. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Morphological sex differences and laterality in the prepubertal medial amygdala
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Comp Neurol 501:904-15. 2007
    ..These results highlight the importance of evaluating laterality in the MeA and suggest that the left and right MeA could play different roles in neuroendocrine regulation and sexually dimorphic social behaviors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gonadal hormone modulation of dendrites in the mammalian CNS
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurobiol 64:34-46. 2005
    ..Consequently, the experimental manipulation of hormone levels is a powerful tool to study structure-function relationships in the mammalian brain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexually dimorphic synaptic organization of the medial amygdala
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology and Institute for Neuroscience, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 25:10759-67. 2005
    ..These findings show that the excitatory synaptic organization of the left MeApd is sexually differentiated before puberty, which could provide a sexually dimorphic neural substrate for the effects of hormones on adult social behavior...
  6. doi request reprint Estradiol potentiation of NR2B-dependent EPSCs is not due to changes in NR2B protein expression or phosphorylation
    Melissa A Snyder
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Hippocampus 21:398-408. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Effects of prepubertal gonadectomy on a male-typical behavior and excitatory synaptic transmission in the amygdala
    Bradley M Cooke
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    Dev Neurobiol 69:141-52. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that peripubertal androgens activate rough-and-tumble play and promote the maintenance and/or development of new excitatory synapses in the MeA...
  8. pmc Estradiol facilitates the release of neuropeptide Y to suppress hippocampus-dependent seizures
    Veronica A Ledoux
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 29:1457-68. 2009
    ..Understanding how estradiol regulates NPY-containing LDCVs could point to molecular targets for novel anticonvulsant therapies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Photoperiod-dependent response to androgen in the medial amygdala of the Siberian hamster, Phodopus sungorus
    Bradley M Cooke
    Oregon Regional Primate Research Center, Beaverton 97006 3499, USA
    J Biol Rhythms 17:147-54. 2002
    ..The authors conclude that photoperiod influences the sensitivity of the MeA to androgen...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ontogeny of bidirectional connections between the medial nucleus of the amygdala and the principal bed nucleus of the stria terminalis in the rat
    Bradley M Cooke
    Division of Neuroscience, Oregon National Primate Research Center and Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, Oregon 97006, USA
    J Comp Neurol 489:42-58. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Both estrogen receptors and androgen receptors contribute to testosterone-induced changes in the morphology of the medial amygdala and sexual arousal in male rats
    Bradley M Cooke
    Oregon National Primate Research Center, 505 NW 185th Avenue, Beaverton, OR 97006 3499, USA
    Horm Behav 43:336-46. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Differences in finger length ratios between self-identified "butch" and "femme" lesbians
    Windy M Brown
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 31:123-7. 2002
    ..quot; We conclude that increased early androgen exposure plays a role in only some cases of female homosexuality, and that the sexual orientation of "femme" lesbians is unlikely to have been influenced by early androgens...

Research Grants1

  1. Sexual differentiation of the medial amygdala
    BRADLEY COOKE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research will contribute to our understanding of how gonadal steroids influence the amygdala, a nucleus that has been implicated in the incidence of several psychiatric disorders that vary by gender, such as autism and depression ..