CATHERINE WOOLLEY

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Quantitative mapping of cocaine-induced ΔFosB expression in the striatum of male and female rats
    Satoru M Sato
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21783. 2011
  2. pmc Distribution and posttranslational modification of synaptic ERα in the adult female rat hippocampus
    Nino Tabatadze
    Department of Neurobiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Endocrinology 154:819-30. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of estrogen on neuronal physiology
    Catherine S Woolley
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol 47:657-80. 2007
  4. pmc Multiple ERbeta antisera label in ERbeta knockout and null mouse tissues
    Melissa A Snyder
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, 2205 Tech Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 188:226-34. 2010
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. pmc Quantitative analysis of pre- and postsynaptic sex differences in the nucleus accumbens
    Paul M Forlano
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Comp Neurol 518:1330-48. 2010
  9. 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
  10. ncbi request reprint Estrogen mobilizes a subset of estrogen receptor-alpha-immunoreactive vesicles in inhibitory presynaptic boutons in hippocampal CA1
    Sharron A Hart
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 27:2102-11. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    Catherine S Woolley; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    Catherine S Woolley; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. A CONFOCAL MIROSCOPE FOR NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2001
  9. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2003

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Quantitative mapping of cocaine-induced ΔFosB expression in the striatum of male and female rats
    Satoru M Sato
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21783. 2011
    ..Sex differences in ΔFosB expression were small and independent of cocaine treatment. We discuss implications of the sex difference in locomotor activation and regionally-specific ΔFosB induction by cocaine...
  2. pmc Distribution and posttranslational modification of synaptic ERα in the adult female rat hippocampus
    Nino Tabatadze
    Department of Neurobiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Endocrinology 154:819-30. 2013
    ..These studies begin to fill the gap between detailed molecular characterization of extranuclear ERα in previous in vitro studies and acute E2 modulation of hippocampal synapses in the adult brain...
  3. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of estrogen on neuronal physiology
    Catherine S Woolley
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol 47:657-80. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Multiple ERbeta antisera label in ERbeta knockout and null mouse tissues
    Melissa A Snyder
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, 2205 Tech Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 188:226-34. 2010
    ..We share these results with the goal of helping other researchers avoid pitfalls in interpretation that could come from use of these ERbeta antisera...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. pmc Quantitative analysis of pre- and postsynaptic sex differences in the nucleus accumbens
    Paul M Forlano
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Comp Neurol 518:1330-48. 2010
    ....
  9. 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint Estrogen mobilizes a subset of estrogen receptor-alpha-immunoreactive vesicles in inhibitory presynaptic boutons in hippocampal CA1
    Sharron A Hart
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 27:2102-11. 2007
    ..The mobilization of these vesicles may influence acute effects of estrogen mediated by estrogen receptor-alpha signaling at inhibitory synapses...
  11. ncbi request reprint Estradiol enhances long term potentiation in hippocampal slices from aged apoE4-TR mice
    Sung Hwan Yun
    Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Hippocampus 17:1153-7. 2007
    ..Elucidating the mechanism of this selective enhancement may lead to more informed treatment decisions as well as to the development of safer alternatives to hormone therapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of high-frequency transmission at purkinje to cerebellar nuclear synapses by spillover from boutons with multiple release sites
    Petra Telgkamp
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Neuron 41:113-26. 2004
    ..These results suggest that release from multiple-site boutons limits depletion-based depression, permitting prolonged, high-frequency inhibition at corticonuclear synapses...
  13. ncbi request reprint A role for the basal forebrain cholinergic system in estrogen-induced disinhibition of hippocampal pyramidal cells
    Charles N Rudick
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology and Northwestern University Institute for Neuroscience, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 23:4479-90. 2003
    ....
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence that disinhibition is associated with a decrease in number of vesicles available for release at inhibitory synapses
    Veronica A Ledoux
    Department of Neurobiology and Physiology and Northwestern University Institute for Neuroscience, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 25:971-6. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Cellular and molecular effects of steroid hormones on CNS excitability
    Sheryl S Smith
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 71:S4-10. 2004
    ....

Research Grants15

  1. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    Catherine S Woolley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results will contribute to an understanding of gender differences in drug addiction. ..
  3. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results will contribute to an understanding of gender differences in drug addiction. ..
  4. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    Catherine S Woolley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding the mechanisms by which estrogen influences hippocampal synaptic function is important to identify cellular and molecular targets for novel anti-seizure therapies. ..
  5. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will contribute to an understanding of gender differences in drug addiction. ..
  6. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding the mechanisms by which estrogen influences hippocampal synaptic function is important to identify cellular and molecular targets for novel anti-seizure therapies. ..
  7. Gender Differences in the Neural Circuitry of Addiction
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will contribute to an understanding of gender differences in drug addiction. ..
  8. A CONFOCAL MIROSCOPE FOR NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    CATHERINE WOOLLEY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  11. Estrogen-Induced Hippocampal Seizure Susceptibility
    Catherine S Woolley; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Understanding the mechanisms by which estrogen influences hippocampal synaptic function is important to identify cellular and molecular targets for novel anti-seizure therapies. ..