Kristen L Brunson

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Stress and the developing hippocampus: a double-edged sword?
    Kristen L Brunson
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of CA at Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Mol Neurobiol 27:121-36. 2003
  2. pmc Enduring, handling-evoked enhancement of hippocampal memory function and glucocorticoid receptor expression involves activation of the corticotropin-releasing factor type 1 receptor
    Kristina A Fenoglio
    Department of Anatomy Neurobiology, Med Sci I, ZOT 4475, University of California, Irvine, California 92697 4475, USA
    Endocrinology 146:4090-6. 2005
  3. pmc Region-specific onset of handling-induced changes in corticotropin-releasing factor and glucocorticoid receptor expression
    Kristina A Fenoglio
    19182 Jamboree Boulevard, University of California, Irvine, Med Sci I Room B160, Irvine, California 92697 4475, USA
    Endocrinology 145:2702-6. 2004
  4. pmc Hippocampal neurogenesis is not enhanced by lifelong reduction of glucocorticoid levels
    Kristen L Brunson
    Departments of Anatomy Neurobiology and Pediatrics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697 4475, USA
    Hippocampus 15:491-501. 2005
  5. pmc Involvement of stress-released corticotropin-releasing hormone in the basolateral amygdala in regulating memory consolidation
    Benno Roozendaal
    Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:13908-13. 2002
  6. pmc Mechanisms of late-onset cognitive decline after early-life stress
    Kristen L Brunson
    Department of Anatomy Neurobiology, University of California, Irvine, California 92697 4475, USA
    J Neurosci 25:9328-38. 2005
  7. pmc Corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) downregulates the function of its receptor (CRF1) and induces CRF1 expression in hippocampal and cortical regions of the immature rat brain
    Kristen L Brunson
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Exp Neurol 176:75-86. 2002
  8. pmc Endogenous neuropeptide Y prevents recurrence of experimental febrile seizures by increasing seizure threshold
    Celine Dube
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    J Mol Neurosci 25:275-84. 2005
  9. pmc Modulation of dendritic differentiation by corticotropin-releasing factor in the developing hippocampus
    Yuncai Chen
    Departments of Anatomy Neurobiology and Pediatrics, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 4475
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:15782-7. 2004
  10. pmc Stressed-out, or in (utero)?
    Sarit Avishai-Eliner
    Dept of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, 92697, USA
    Trends Neurosci 25:518-24. 2002

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Stress and the developing hippocampus: a double-edged sword?
    Kristen L Brunson
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of CA at Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Mol Neurobiol 27:121-36. 2003
    ..We highlight the physiological and pathological roles of this peptide in the developing hippocampus, and their relevance to the long-term effects of early-life experience on cognitive function during adulthood...
  2. pmc Enduring, handling-evoked enhancement of hippocampal memory function and glucocorticoid receptor expression involves activation of the corticotropin-releasing factor type 1 receptor
    Kristina A Fenoglio
    Department of Anatomy Neurobiology, Med Sci I, ZOT 4475, University of California, Irvine, California 92697 4475, USA
    Endocrinology 146:4090-6. 2005
    ..Thus, the extent of CRF1 activation, probably involving changes in hypothalamic CRF levels and release, contributes to the changes in hippocampal GR expression and learning and memory functions...
  3. pmc Region-specific onset of handling-induced changes in corticotropin-releasing factor and glucocorticoid receptor expression
    Kristina A Fenoglio
    19182 Jamboree Boulevard, University of California, Irvine, Med Sci I Room B160, Irvine, California 92697 4475, USA
    Endocrinology 145:2702-6. 2004
    ....
  4. pmc Hippocampal neurogenesis is not enhanced by lifelong reduction of glucocorticoid levels
    Kristen L Brunson
    Departments of Anatomy Neurobiology and Pediatrics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697 4475, USA
    Hippocampus 15:491-501. 2005
    ..Specifically, chronic modulation of glucocorticoid levels commencing early in life evokes additional, adaptive, and compensatory mechanisms that contribute to the regulation of granule cell proliferation...
  5. pmc Involvement of stress-released corticotropin-releasing hormone in the basolateral amygdala in regulating memory consolidation
    Benno Roozendaal
    Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:13908-13. 2002
    ..These findings indicate that activation of CRH receptors in the BLA, likely by training-induced release of endogenous peptide originating from the CEA, participates in mediating stress effects on memory consolidation...
  6. pmc Mechanisms of late-onset cognitive decline after early-life stress
    Kristen L Brunson
    Department of Anatomy Neurobiology, University of California, Irvine, California 92697 4475, USA
    J Neurosci 25:9328-38. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc Corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) downregulates the function of its receptor (CRF1) and induces CRF1 expression in hippocampal and cortical regions of the immature rat brain
    Kristen L Brunson
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California 92697, USA
    Exp Neurol 176:75-86. 2002
    ....
  8. pmc Endogenous neuropeptide Y prevents recurrence of experimental febrile seizures by increasing seizure threshold
    Celine Dube
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
    J Mol Neurosci 25:275-84. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc Modulation of dendritic differentiation by corticotropin-releasing factor in the developing hippocampus
    Yuncai Chen
    Departments of Anatomy Neurobiology and Pediatrics, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 4475
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:15782-7. 2004
    ..Taken together, these findings suggest that endogenous CRF, if released excessively by previous early postnatal stress, might influence neuronal connectivity and thus function of the immature hippocampus...
  10. pmc Stressed-out, or in (utero)?
    Sarit Avishai-Eliner
    Dept of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, 92697, USA
    Trends Neurosci 25:518-24. 2002
    ..Importantly, these CRH-mediated processes could be targets of preventive and interventional strategies...
  11. pmc Hippocampal neuroplasticity induced by early-life stress: functional and molecular aspects
    Kristina A Fenoglio
    Department of Anatomy Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, 92697 4475, USA
    Front Neuroendocrinol 27:180-92. 2006
    ..We review the cellular mechanisms involved and discuss the roles of stress-mediating molecules, including corticotropin releasing hormone, in the process by which stress impacts the structure and function of hippocampal neurons...