Robert Rubin

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sequence of pituitary-adrenal cortical hormone responses to low-dose physostigmine administration in young adult women and men
    Robert T Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health 116A, VA Greater LA Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Life Sci 79:2260-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The pathophysiology, medical management and dental implications of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Arthur H Friedlander
    Graduate Medical Education, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:475-82; quiz 535, 537. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Adrenal cortical responses to low- and high-dose ACTH(1-24) administration in major depressives vs. matched controls
    Robert T Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health 116, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Psychiatry Res 143:43-50. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone responses to low-dose physostigmine in elderly vs. young women and men
    Robert T Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Gerontology 52:76-84. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel in vitro perfusion system for the determination of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis responses
    Melissa A Moidel
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods 53:264-71. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Rat estrous cycle influences the sexual diergism of HPA axis stimulation by nicotine
    Michael E Rhodes
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, 8 S T, 320 E North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Brain Res Bull 64:205-13. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Estrous cycle influences on sexual diergism of HPA axis responses to cholinergic stimulation in rats
    Michael E Rhodes
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Brain Res Bull 59:217-25. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Sexual diergism of baseline plasma leptin and leptin suppression by arginine vasopressin in major depressives and matched controls
    Robert T Rubin
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Drexel University College of Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 4772, USA
    Psychiatry Res 113:255-68. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Environmental enrichment lowers stress-responsive hormones in singly housed male and female rats
    Emily E Belz
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, 8 S T, 320 East North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 76:481-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual diergism of hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal cortical responses to low-dose physotigmine in elderly vs. young women and men
    Robert T Rubin
    Center for Neurosciences Research, MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 26:672-81. 2002

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Sequence of pituitary-adrenal cortical hormone responses to low-dose physostigmine administration in young adult women and men
    Robert T Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health 116A, VA Greater LA Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Life Sci 79:2260-8. 2006
    ..These findings further support the concept of sexual diergism (functional sex difference) in the influence of CNS cholinergic systems on HPA hormone secretion...
  2. ncbi request reprint The pathophysiology, medical management and dental implications of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Arthur H Friedlander
    Graduate Medical Education, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:475-82; quiz 535, 537. 2007
    ..Few published reports in the dental literature have focused on adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and its dental implications...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adrenal cortical responses to low- and high-dose ACTH(1-24) administration in major depressives vs. matched controls
    Robert T Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health 116, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Psychiatry Res 143:43-50. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone responses to low-dose physostigmine in elderly vs. young women and men
    Robert T Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Gerontology 52:76-84. 2006
    ..However, there have been only a few studies of a potential sex difference in GH responses to cholinesterase inhibitors in elderly subjects, with mixed results...
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel in vitro perfusion system for the determination of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis responses
    Melissa A Moidel
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods 53:264-71. 2006
    ..In vivo studies have shown functional sex differences (sexual diergism) in HPA responses to cholinergic drugs, and in the present in vitro study, we examine these differences at several levels of the HPA axis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rat estrous cycle influences the sexual diergism of HPA axis stimulation by nicotine
    Michael E Rhodes
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, 8 S T, 320 E North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Brain Res Bull 64:205-13. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Estrous cycle influences on sexual diergism of HPA axis responses to cholinergic stimulation in rats
    Michael E Rhodes
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Brain Res Bull 59:217-25. 2002
    ..These effects are likely due to differences in circulating sex steroids and their actions within the brain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sexual diergism of baseline plasma leptin and leptin suppression by arginine vasopressin in major depressives and matched controls
    Robert T Rubin
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Drexel University College of Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 4772, USA
    Psychiatry Res 113:255-68. 2002
    ..81). These findings indicate a sexual diergism (functional sex difference) in plasma leptin measures between major depressives and matched normal controls...
  9. ncbi request reprint Environmental enrichment lowers stress-responsive hormones in singly housed male and female rats
    Emily E Belz
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Allegheny Singer Research Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, 8 S T, 320 East North Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 76:481-6. 2003
    ..These results are important because low, stable baselines are essential for accurately discerning pharmacological and other influences on the HPA axis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sexual diergism of hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal cortical responses to low-dose physotigmine in elderly vs. young women and men
    Robert T Rubin
    Center for Neurosciences Research, MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 26:672-81. 2002
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Is mifepristone useful in psychotic depression?
    Bernard J Carroll
    Neuropsychopharmacology 31:2793-4; author reply 2795-7. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Adrenal androgen and gonadal hormone levels in adolescent girls with conduct disorder
    Kathleen Pajer
    Columbus Children s Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:1245-56. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that girls with CD, particularly aggressive CD, have lower cortisol to DHEA ratios, higher levels of free testosterone, and lower levels of SHBG. Clinical and research implications of these findings are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Plasma leptin suppression by arginine vasopressin in normal women and men
    Robert T Rubin
    Center for Neurosciences Research, Drexel University College of Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, 320 East North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 4772, USA
    Life Sci 72:1209-20. 2003
    ....
  14. pmc A role for cell sex in stem cell-mediated skeletal muscle regeneration: female cells have higher muscle regeneration efficiency
    Bridget M Deasy
    Department of Bioengineering, Stem Cell Research Center, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Cell Biol 177:73-86. 2007
    ..These findings should persuade researchers to report cell sex, which is a largely unexplored variable, and consider the implications of relying on cells of one sex...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone in psychotic depression?
    Bernard J Carroll
    Biol Psychiatry 63:e1; author reply e3. 2008

Research Grants10

  1. HORMONE RHYTHMS--METABOLIC SIGNIFICANCE IN DEPRESSION
    Robert Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The findings should give further impetus to the study of CNS neurotransmitter regulation of HPA axis activity in major depression, stress states, and other conditions leading to increased HPA axis activity. ..
  2. HORMONE RHYTHMS: METABOLIC SIGNIFICANCE IN DEPRESSION
    Robert Rubin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In particular, understanding sex differences in cholinergic regulation of the HPA axis may help elucidate biological mechanisms underlying the greater incidence of major depression in women vsmen. ..