Jacinta C Beehner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Modifications of a field method for fecal steroid analysis in baboons
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Physiol Behav 82:269-77. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Strong and consistent social bonds enhance the longevity of female baboons
    Joan B Silk
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Curr Biol 20:1359-61. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Testing extraction and storage parameters for a fecal hormone method
    David J Pappano
    Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Am J Primatol 72:934-41. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Infant mortality following male takeovers in wild geladas
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1043, USA
    Am J Primatol 70:1152-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Hierarchical classification by rank and kinship in baboons
    Thore J Bergman
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Science 302:1234-6. 2003
  6. pmc Behavioural and hormonal responses to predation in female chacma baboons (Papio hamadryas ursinus)
    Anne L Engh
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6018, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:707-12. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Female testosterone, dominance rank, and aggression in an Ethiopian population of hybrid baboons
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Primatol 67:101-19. 2005
  8. pmc The benefits of social capital: close social bonds among female baboons enhance offspring survival
    Joan B Silk
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:3099-104. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The endocrinology of pregnancy and fetal loss in wild baboons
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Horm Behav 49:688-99. 2006

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Modifications of a field method for fecal steroid analysis in baboons
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Physiol Behav 82:269-77. 2004
    ..This method is particularly suited for behavioral research because it permits delays between sample collection and sample processing, thus allowing behavioral observations to continue...
  2. doi request reprint Strong and consistent social bonds enhance the longevity of female baboons
    Joan B Silk
    Department of Anthropology, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Curr Biol 20:1359-61. 2010
    ..These data extend our understanding of the adaptive value of social bonds in baboons and complement a growing body of evidence that indicates that social bonds have adaptive value in a range of taxa, from mice to humans [9, 14-19]...
  3. doi request reprint Testing extraction and storage parameters for a fecal hormone method
    David J Pappano
    Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Am J Primatol 72:934-41. 2010
    ..These results suggest that, when utilizing C18 cartridges for fecal steroid storage, researchers should consider several methodological options to optimize hormone preservation and recovery from fecal samples...
  4. doi request reprint Infant mortality following male takeovers in wild geladas
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1043, USA
    Am J Primatol 70:1152-9. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Hierarchical classification by rank and kinship in baboons
    Thore J Bergman
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Science 302:1234-6. 2003
    ..The selective pressures imposed by complex societies may therefore have favored cognitive skills that constitute an evolutionary precursor to some components of human cognition...
  6. pmc Behavioural and hormonal responses to predation in female chacma baboons (Papio hamadryas ursinus)
    Anne L Engh
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6018, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:707-12. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Female testosterone, dominance rank, and aggression in an Ethiopian population of hybrid baboons
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Anthropology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Primatol 67:101-19. 2005
    ..The rank-T relationship may be mediated by supplants or aggression. Finally, we discuss the different interpretations of the hormone-behavior relationship based on within- and across-subject analyses...
  8. pmc The benefits of social capital: close social bonds among female baboons enhance offspring survival
    Joan B Silk
    Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 276:3099-104. 2009
    ..These results parallel those from human studies, which show that greater social integration is generally associated with reduced mortality and better physical and mental health, particularly for women...
  9. ncbi request reprint The endocrinology of pregnancy and fetal loss in wild baboons
    Jacinta C Beehner
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Horm Behav 49:688-99. 2006
    ..These results demonstrate that our longstanding method for early detection of pregnancies based on observation of external indicators closely matches hormonal identification of pregnancy in wild baboons...