Linda Spear

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Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The adolescent brain and age-related behavioral manifestations
    L P Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 24:417-63. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Adolescents and alcohol: acute sensitivities, enhanced intake, and later consequences
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Developmental Exposure Alcohol Research Center DEARC, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, United States Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 41:51-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Adolescent neurodevelopment
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 52:S7-13. 2013
  4. pmc Sensitivity to ethanol and other hedonic stimuli in an animal model of adolescence: implications for prevention science?
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 52:236-43. 2010
  5. pmc Heightened stress responsivity and emotional reactivity during pubertal maturation: Implications for psychopathology
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:87-97. 2009
  6. pmc Assessment of adolescent neurotoxicity: rationale and methodological considerations
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Box 6000, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:1-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Animal behavior models. Increased sensitivity to stressors and other environmental experiences after prenatal cocaine exposure
    L P Spear
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, New York 13902 6000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 846:76-88. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescence and the trajectory of alcohol use: introduction to part VI
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, Box 6000, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:202-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent brain development and animal models
    Linda Patia Spear
    Psychology Department, Box 6000, Binghamton University, New York, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:23-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Cocaine and development: a retrospective perspective
    L P Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Box 6000, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:321-7. 2002

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint The adolescent brain and age-related behavioral manifestations
    L P Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 24:417-63. 2000
    ..Developmental changes in these stressor-sensitive regions, which are critical for attributing incentive salience to drugs and other stimuli, likely contribute to the unique characteristics of adolescence...
  2. doi request reprint Adolescents and alcohol: acute sensitivities, enhanced intake, and later consequences
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Developmental Exposure Alcohol Research Center DEARC, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, United States Electronic address
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 41:51-9. 2014
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  3. doi request reprint Adolescent neurodevelopment
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 52:S7-13. 2013
    ..The purpose of this article is to outline notable alterations occurring in the adolescent brain, and to consider potential ramifications of these developmental transformations for public policy and programs involving adolescents...
  4. pmc Sensitivity to ethanol and other hedonic stimuli in an animal model of adolescence: implications for prevention science?
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 52:236-43. 2010
    ..A number of potential (albeit tentative) implications of these basic research findings for prevention science are considered...
  5. pmc Heightened stress responsivity and emotional reactivity during pubertal maturation: Implications for psychopathology
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 21:87-97. 2009
    ..Some of these, along with a few cautionary notes, are outlined...
  6. pmc Assessment of adolescent neurotoxicity: rationale and methodological considerations
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Box 6000, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:1-9. 2007
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  7. ncbi request reprint Animal behavior models. Increased sensitivity to stressors and other environmental experiences after prenatal cocaine exposure
    L P Spear
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, New York 13902 6000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 846:76-88. 1998
    ..Thus, cocaine-exposed offspring may exhibit increased sensitivity not only to environmental demands and stressors, but also to the potential moderating or beneficial effects of early experiences...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescence and the trajectory of alcohol use: introduction to part VI
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, Box 6000, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:202-5. 2004
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  9. ncbi request reprint Adolescent brain development and animal models
    Linda Patia Spear
    Psychology Department, Box 6000, Binghamton University, New York, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:23-6. 2004
    ..These similarities provide face and construct validity to support use of animal models as tools for the study of adolescence and the unique opportunities and vulnerabilities afforded by this developmental transition...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cocaine and development: a retrospective perspective
    L P Spear
    Department of Psychology and Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Box 6000, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 24:321-7. 2002
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  11. pmc Adolescent but not adult rats exhibit ethanol-mediated appetitive second-order conditioning
    Ricardo Marcos Pautassi
    Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York 13902 6000, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:2016-27. 2008
    ..Appetitive ethanol reinforcement was assessed in adolescent (postnatal day 33, P33) and adult rats (P71) through second-order conditioning (SOC)...
  12. pmc Ontogeny of ethanol-induced motor impairment following acute ethanol: assessment via the negative geotaxis reflex in adolescent and adult rats
    Ruby Liane Ramirez
    Department of Psychology, Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 95:242-8. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of prenatal cocaine exposure and maternal separation on heart rate, orienting response habituation, and retention
    Linda Spear
    Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 42:160-70. 2003
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  14. pmc Sex differences in ethanol intake and sensitivity to aversive effects during adolescence and adulthood
    Courtney Vetter-O'Hagen
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 44:547-54. 2009
    ..The present experiments examined sex differences in ethanol intake and in the influence of a social context on aversive properties of ethanol in adolescent and adult Sprague-Dawley rats...
  15. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in elevated plus maze behavior between adolescent and adult rats
    Tamara L Doremus
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, P O Box 6000, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:427-30. 2004
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  16. pmc Effects of acute ethanol or amphetamine administration on the acoustic startle response and prepulse inhibition in adolescent and adult rats
    Steven Craig Brunell
    Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 186:579-86. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint Anxiogenic effects during withdrawal from acute ethanol in adolescent and adult rats
    Tamara L Doremus
    Center for Developmental Psychology, Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, PO Box 6000, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 75:411-8. 2003
    ..A relative resistance to the anxiogenic effects associated with acute ethanol withdrawal during adolescence could serve as a permissive factor for development of binge drinking patterns among human adolescents...
  18. pmc Effects of pretest manipulation on elevated plus-maze behavior in adolescent and adult male and female Sprague-Dawley rats
    Tamara L Doremus-Fitzwater
    Center for Development and Behavioral Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York 13902 6000, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 92:413-23. 2009
    ..Therefore, caution is urged when using the EPM for across-age comparisons of anxiolytic and anxiogenic effects of pharmacological or other manipulations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adolescence. Alcohol sensitivity, tolerance, and intake
    Linda Patia Spear
    Binghamton University, Department of Psychology and Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton, New York 13902 6000, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 17:143-59. 2005
    ..Recommendations for further research are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's effects on adolescents
    Linda Patia Spear
    Department of Psychology, Center for Developmental Psychobiology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York, USA
    Alcohol Res Health 26:287-91. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint Characterizing the ontogeny of ethanol-associated increases in corticosterone
    Marisa M Silveri
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, and Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Alcohol 32:145-55. 2004
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Research Grants23

  1. Adolescence: Natural Incentives, Motivation and Affect
    Linda Spear; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Ethanol-Induced Social Facilitation in Adolescence: Social and Ethanol Reward
    Linda Patia Spear; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  3. Adolescence, Puberty and Sex Differences: Ethanol Intake, Sensitivity and Stress
    Linda Spear; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Acute and Chronic Tolerance to Ethanol in Adolescence: Impact on Consumption
    Linda Patia Spear; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  5. Ethanol-Induced Social Facilitation in Adolescence: Social and Ethanol Reward
    Linda Spear; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. ALCOHOL AND STRESS IN ADOLESCENCE
    Linda Spear; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this basic research should provide an essential initial base of data regarding ethanol reinforcement and stress during adolescence as well as potential long-lasting consequences of such exposure. ..
  7. Adolescence: Natural Incentives, Motivation and Affect
    Linda Spear; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  8. Adolescence, Puberty and Sex Differences: Ethanol Intake, Sensitivity and Stress
    Linda Patia Spear; Fiscal Year: 2010
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