John Cacioppo

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Scientific symbiosis represents the mutual benefit of iteratively adopting the perspective of realism and instrumentalism
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am Psychol 60:347-8. 2005
  2. pmc Marital satisfaction and break-ups differ across on-line and off-line meeting venues
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:10135-40. 2013
  3. pmc Social regulation of gene expression in human leukocytes
    Steve W Cole
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1678, USA
    Genome Biol 8:R189. 2007
  4. pmc Component processes underlying choice
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:3016-7. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Social resilience: the value of social fitness with an application to the military
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL 60637 1515, USA
    Am Psychol 66:43-51. 2011
  6. pmc Alone in the crowd: the structure and spread of loneliness in a large social network
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:977-91. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Common sense, intuition, and theory in personality and social psychology
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 8:114-22. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Just because you're imaging the brain doesn't mean you can stop using your head: a primer and set of first principles
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:650-61. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Social isolation and health, with an emphasis on underlying mechanisms
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 5848 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 46:S39-52. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Realism, instrumentalism, and scientific symbiosis: psychological theory as a search for truth and the discovery of solutions
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, US
    Am Psychol 59:214-23. 2004

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Publications73

  1. ncbi request reprint Scientific symbiosis represents the mutual benefit of iteratively adopting the perspective of realism and instrumentalism
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am Psychol 60:347-8. 2005
  2. pmc Marital satisfaction and break-ups differ across on-line and off-line meeting venues
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:10135-40. 2013
    ..These data suggest that the Internet may be altering the dynamics and outcomes of marriage itself...
  3. pmc Social regulation of gene expression in human leukocytes
    Steve W Cole
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1678, USA
    Genome Biol 8:R189. 2007
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  4. pmc Component processes underlying choice
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:3016-7. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Social resilience: the value of social fitness with an application to the military
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL 60637 1515, USA
    Am Psychol 66:43-51. 2011
    ..S. Army. Data from this program should provide valuable evidence regarding the challenge of building social resilience...
  6. pmc Alone in the crowd: the structure and spread of loneliness in a large social network
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:977-91. 2009
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  7. ncbi request reprint Common sense, intuition, and theory in personality and social psychology
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 8:114-22. 2004
    ..Refined scientific intuitions are also subject to error, however, so means of minimizing these errors are also discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Just because you're imaging the brain doesn't mean you can stop using your head: a primer and set of first principles
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:650-61. 2003
    ..social psychologists bring important theoretical, methodological, and statistical expertise to this interdisciplinary enterprise...
  9. ncbi request reprint Social isolation and health, with an emphasis on underlying mechanisms
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 5848 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 46:S39-52. 2003
    ..We advocate a national health care plan that promotes preventive medicine, recognizes the significance of stress-related disorders, and supports the maintenance of social connections across the life span...
  10. ncbi request reprint Realism, instrumentalism, and scientific symbiosis: psychological theory as a search for truth and the discovery of solutions
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, US
    Am Psychol 59:214-23. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint Lonely traits and concomitant physiological processes: the MacArthur social neuroscience studies
    J T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 5848 S University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 35:143-54. 2000
    ..An experimental manipulation of loneliness further suggested that the way in which people construe their self in relation to others around them has powerful effects on their self concept and, possibly, on their physiology...
  12. ncbi request reprint Social neuroscience: understanding the pieces fosters understanding the whole and vice versa
    John T Cacioppo
    University of Chicago, USA
    Am Psychol 57:819-31. 2002
    ..This research underscores the unity of psychology and the importance of retaining multilevel integrative research that spans molar and molecular levels of analysis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Multilevel integrative analyses of human behavior: social neuroscience and the complementing nature of social and biological approaches
    J T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:829-43. 2000
    ..Especially needed in the coming years is more research on the mechanisms linking social and biological events and processes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Loneliness and health: potential mechanisms
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:407-17. 2002
    ..Two studies using cross-sectional designs explored four possible mechanisms by which loneliness may have deleterious effects on health: health behaviors, cardiovascular activation, cortisol levels, and sleep...
  15. ncbi request reprint Feelings and emotions: roles for electrophysiological markers
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 5848 S University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Biol Psychol 67:235-43. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Do lonely days invade the nights? Potential social modulation of sleep efficiency
    John T Cacioppo
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychol Sci 13:384-7. 2002
    ..These results also raise the possibility that social factors such as loneliness not only may influence the selection of health behaviors but also may modulate the salubrity of restorative behaviors...
  17. pmc Social isolation
    John T Cacioppo
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1231:17-22. 2011
    ..Together, these effects contribute to higher rates of morbidity and mortality in older adults...
  18. pmc Social neuroscience: challenges and opportunities in the study of complex behavior
    John T Cacioppo
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, 5848 S University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1224:162-73. 2011
    ..Examples of how social neuroscience is contributing to our understanding of the functions of the brain and nervous system are described, and societal implications of social neuroscience are considered...
  19. ncbi request reprint Loneliness as a specific risk factor for depressive symptoms: cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses
    John T Cacioppo
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, 5848 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:140-51. 2006
    ..These data suggest that loneliness and depressive symptomatology can act in a synergistic effect to diminish well-being in middle-aged and older adults...
  20. pmc In the eye of the beholder: individual differences in perceived social isolation predict regional brain activation to social stimuli
    John T Cacioppo
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:83-92. 2009
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  21. pmc Perceived social isolation makes me sad: 5-year cross-lagged analyses of loneliness and depressive symptomatology in the Chicago Health, Aging, and Social Relations Study
    John T Cacioppo
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychol Aging 25:453-63. 2010
    ..The importance of distinguishing between loneliness and depressive symptoms and the implications for loneliness and depressive symptomatology in older adults are discussed...
  22. pmc Cardiac autonomic balance versus cardiac regulatory capacity
    Gary G Berntson
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, 1835 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychophysiology 45:643-52. 2008
    ..Results reveal that CAR, but not CAB, was a significant predictor of the prior occurrence of a myocardial infarction, net of demographic and other variables, whereas CAB, but not CAR, was a significant predictor of concurrent diabetes...
  23. doi request reprint Making sense by making sentient: effectance motivation increases anthropomorphism
    Adam Waytz
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 99:410-35. 2010
    ..Anthropomorphizing nonhuman agents seems to satisfy the basic motivation to make sense of an otherwise uncertain environment...
  24. ncbi request reprint May I have your attention, please: electrocortical responses to positive and negative stimuli
    N Kyle Smith
    Department of Psychology, Ohio Wesleyan University, Phillips Hall, Delaware, OH 43015, USA
    Neuropsychologia 41:171-83. 2003
    ..This is (a) evidence for the extremely rapid (<120 ms) differentiation of positive and negative stimuli and (b) process-based evidence for a negativity bias in attention allocation...
  25. pmc Loneliness predicts increased blood pressure: 5-year cross-lagged analyses in middle-aged and older adults
    Louise C Hawkley
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychol Aging 25:132-41. 2010
    ..The effect of loneliness on SBP was independent of age, gender, race or ethnicity, cardiovascular risk factors, medications, health conditions, and the effects of depressive symptoms, social support, perceived stress, and hostility...
  26. ncbi request reprint Loneliness and pathways to disease
    Louise C Hawkley
    Institute for Mind and Biology, The University of Chicago, 940 E 57th Street, IL 60637, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 17:S98-105. 2003
    ..For cancer patients, interventions should be aimed at providing instrumental support for the immediate demands of the disease...
  27. pmc Serum estrogen metabolites and systolic blood pressure among middle-aged and older women and men
    Christopher M Masi
    Section of General Internal Medicine and the Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:1148-53. 2009
    ..We tested whether serum 17beta-estradiol (E(2)) or any of its metabolites were associated with SBP among middle-aged and older adults...
  28. ncbi request reprint Loneliness is a unique predictor of age-related differences in systolic blood pressure
    Louise C Hawkley
    Chicago Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, and Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 5848 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:152-64. 2006
    ..Although the results are limited by the cross-sectional methods used, they are consistent with the hypothesis that cardiovascular disease contributes to increased morbidity and mortality among lonely individuals...
  29. pmc Loneliness predicts reduced physical activity: cross-sectional & longitudinal analyses
    Louise C Hawkley
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Health Psychol 28:354-63. 2009
    ..To determine cross-sectional and prospective associations between loneliness and physical activity, and to evaluate the roles of social control and emotion regulation as mediators of these associations...
  30. pmc Respiratory sinus arrhythmia and diseases of aging: obesity, diabetes mellitus, and hypertension
    Christopher M Masi
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:212-23. 2007
    ..We conclude that the relationship between RSA and hypertension is somewhat independent of the age-related decline in parasympathetic activity...
  31. pmc From social structural factors to perceptions of relationship quality and loneliness: the Chicago health, aging, and social relations study
    Louise C Hawkley
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Biopsychological Sciences Building, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S375-84. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to test a conceptual model of loneliness in which social structural factors are posited to operate through proximal factors to influence perceptions of relationship quality and loneliness...
  32. pmc Loneliness impairs daytime functioning but not sleep duration
    Louise C Hawkley
    Department of Psychology and Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Health Psychol 29:124-9. 2010
    ..To assess the prospective association between daily feelings of loneliness and subsequent feelings of daytime dysfunction indicative of poor sleep quality...
  33. ncbi request reprint Estrogen metabolites and systolic blood pressure in a population-based sample of postmenopausal women
    Christopher M Masi
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:1015-20. 2006
    ..Concentrations of 2-hydroxyestrone (2-OHE) and 16alpha-hydroxyestrone (16-OHE) in urine reflect the relative activity of the 2- and 16alpha-hydroxylation pathways of 17beta-estradiol...
  34. pmc Job insecurity and change over time in health among older men and women
    Ariel Kalil
    University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:81-90. 2010
    ..We estimated associations between job insecurity and change over time in the physical and psychological health of older adult men and women...
  35. ncbi request reprint Loneliness in everyday life: cardiovascular activity, psychosocial context, and health behaviors
    Louise C Hawkley
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:105-20. 2003
    ..Loneliness differences were not mediated by depressed affect or neuroticism. Social support mediated loneliness differences in stress and threat. Concomitants of loneliness were comparable for men and women...
  36. pmc Responses to ostracism across adulthood
    Louise C Hawkley
    Department of Psychology and Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:234-43. 2011
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  37. ncbi request reprint Stress and the aging immune system
    Louise C Hawkley
    Institute for Mind and Biology, The University of Chicago, 940 E 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 18:114-9. 2004
    ..Research on stress in older adults provides evidence that these processes contribute to effects that mimic, exacerbate, and possibly accelerate the effects of aging on immunity...
  38. doi request reprint Loneliness matters: a theoretical and empirical review of consequences and mechanisms
    Louise C Hawkley
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:218-27. 2010
    ..Loneliness is not simply being alone. Interventions to reduce loneliness and its health consequences may need to take into account its attentional, confirmatory, and memorial biases as well as its social and behavioral effects...
  39. ncbi request reprint Being bad isn't always good: affective context moderates the attention bias toward negative information
    N Kyle Smith
    Department of Psychology, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, 43015, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 90:210-20. 2006
    ..The implications of this result for other biases to negative information and for the self-reinforcing nature of emotional disorders are discussed...
  40. ncbi request reprint The interaction of social and emotional processes in the brain
    Catherine J Norris
    Institute of Mind and Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1818-29. 2004
    ..e., social, emotional, or both)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gender and ethnic differences in urinary stress hormones: the population-based Chicago Health, Aging, and Social Relations Study
    Christopher M Masi
    Institute for Mind and Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:941-7. 2004
    ..The consistency of these results with previous studies of 24-h urine samples suggests muscle mass should be accounted for when comparing overnight urinary hormone values across gender and ethnicity...
  42. ncbi request reprint How can I connect with thee? Let me count the ways
    Louise C Hawkley
    Institute for Mind and Biology, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:798-804. 2005
    ..Each facet was uniquely predicted by theoretically related social circumstances. These findings suggest how humans make meaning of their social relationships in their mental representations of loneliness and connectedness...
  43. pmc Perceived social isolation and cognition
    John T Cacioppo
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, 5848 S University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:447-54. 2009
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  44. pmc Autonomic tone and C-reactive protein: a prospective population-based study
    Puneet Singh
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, IL, USA
    Clin Auton Res 19:367-74. 2009
    ..To examine the cross-sectional and longitudinal relationships between cardiac autonomic tone and serum CRP and to investigate potential causal links between these measures...
  45. ncbi request reprint Differential mobilization of functionally distinct natural killer subsets during acute psychologic stress
    Jos A Bosch
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:366-75. 2005
    ..We investigated whether NK cell mobilization during acute stress varies according to these functional and phenotypic distinctions...
  46. ncbi request reprint Bridging psychology and biology. The analysis of individuals in groups
    Stephen M Kosslyn
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 830 William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am Psychol 57:341-51. 2002
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  47. doi request reprint Creating social connection through inferential reproduction: loneliness and perceived agency in gadgets, gods, and greyhounds
    Nicholas Epley
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:114-20. 2008
    ..These results have important implications not only for understanding when people are likely to treat nonhuman agents as humanlike (anthropomorphism), but also for understanding when people treat human agents as nonhuman (dehumanization)...
  48. doi request reprint Great expectations: what can fMRI research tell us about psychological phenomena?
    Tatjana Aue
    Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, University of Chicago, United States Swiss Center for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Psychophysiol 73:10-6. 2009
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  49. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms predict mucosal wound healing
    Jos A Bosch
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:597-605. 2007
    ..Feelings of depression and social isolation are common among surgical patients, and the present study therefore investigated if these factors predict the rate of mucosal wound healing...
  50. ncbi request reprint Whither vagal tone
    Gary G Berntson
    The Ohio State University, Department of Psychology, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Biol Psychol 74:295-300. 2007
    ..We here consider the biological foundations for this view, discuss some methodological and interpretative caveats for RSA applications and offer suggestions for further development of the field...
  51. ncbi request reprint Mucosal wound healing: the roles of age and sex
    Christopher G Engeland
    Department of Periodontics, University of Illinois at Chicago, 801 S Paulina Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Surg 141:1193-7; discussion 1198. 2006
    ..We assessed age and sex differences in mucosal wound healing, and we hypothesized that aging delays healing and sex modulates healing independent of age...
  52. ncbi request reprint Where to Q in PEP
    Gary G Berntson
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Psychophysiology 41:333-7. 2004
    ..Conceptual, physiological, and empirical considerations addressing the reliability and validity of these alternative metrics support the application of the Q-wave peak/R-wave onset as the fiducial point for PEP measures...
  53. ncbi request reprint Neuroticism is associated with larger and more prolonged electrodermal responses to emotionally evocative pictures
    Catherine J Norris
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Psychophysiology 44:823-6. 2007
    ..Implications for health are discussed...
  54. ncbi request reprint Autonomic and glucocorticoid associations with the steady-state expression of latent Epstein-Barr virus
    John T Cacioppo
    University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Horm Behav 42:32-41. 2002
    ..Together, these studies raise the possibility that differences in the kinetics of glucocorticoid concentrations may contribute to differences in the reactivation of latent EBV...
  55. ncbi request reprint Tracking the timecourse of social perception: the effects of racial cues on event-related brain potentials
    Tiffany A Ito
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, 345 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 30:1267-80. 2004
    ..Together, the results demonstrate the promise of using neural processes to track the presence, timing, and degree of activation of components relevant to social perception, prejudice, and stereotyping...
  56. ncbi request reprint Effects of positive and negative affect on electromyographic activity over zygomaticus major and corrugator supercilii
    Jeff T Larsen
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 79409, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:776-85. 2003
    ..In addition, positive and negative affect ratings indicated that positive and negative affect have reciprocal effects on activity over corrugator supercilii, but not zygomaticus major...
  57. ncbi request reprint Learning where to look for danger: integrating affective and spatial information
    L Elizabeth Crawford
    Department of Psychology, University of Richmond, VA 23173, USA
    Psychol Sci 13:449-53. 2002
    ..This asymmetry in representation may stem from underlying differences in the activation functions for positive and negative hedonic information processing...
  58. ncbi request reprint The agony of victory and thrill of defeat: Mixed emotional reactions to disappointing wins and relieving losses
    Jeff T Larsen
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock 79409, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:325-30. 2004
    ..Results revealed that disappointing wins and relieving losses elicit positive and negative affect simultaneously, rather than in alternation...
  59. ncbi request reprint The influence of facial feedback on race bias
    Tiffany A Ito
    Department of Psychology, 345 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:256-61. 2006
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  60. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral predictors of inflammation in middle-aged and older adults: the Chicago health, aging, and social relations study
    Thomas W McDade
    Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, 1810 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois 60208 1310, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:376-81. 2006
    ..We investigated the contribution of behavioral and psychosocial factors to variation in CRP concentrations in a population-based sample of middle-aged and older adults...
  61. ncbi request reprint Compliance with ambulatory saliva sampling in the chicago health, aging, and social relations study and associations with social support
    Brigitte M Kudielka
    Graduate School of Psychobiology, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Ann Behav Med 34:209-16. 2007
    ..Noncompliance with instructed saliva sampling times in ambulatory settings can compromise resulting cortisol findings...
  62. ncbi request reprint Acute stress evokes selective mobilization of T cells that differ in chemokine receptor expression: a potential pathway linking immunologic reactivity to cardiovascular disease
    Jos A Bosch
    Periodontology Section, The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, 305 West 12th Avenue, P O Box 182357, Columbus, OH 43218, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 17:251-9. 2003
    ..This mechanism may help explain the link between stress, reactivity, and cardiovascular disease...
  63. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine and cardiovascular reactivity to stress in mid-aged and older women: long-term temporal consistency of individual differences
    Mary H Burleson
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Arizona State University West, Phoenix, Arizona 85069, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:358-69. 2003
    ..65); consistency for other variables was moderate to low (rs approximately equal to .1-.4). Means of most variables changed from year to year. Results support the use of baseline, stressor, and posttask values in longitudinal studies...
  64. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal genetic analysis for loneliness in Dutch twins
    Dorret I Boomsma
    Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:267-73. 2007
    ..Heritability for individual differences in the intercept was estimated at 77%. For the item 'Nobody loves me' no significant trend over age was seen; the heritability of the intercept was estimated at 70%...
  65. pmc Spirituality and autonomic cardiac control
    Gary G Berntson
    Ohio State University, 1835 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:198-208. 2008
    ..Spirituality has been suggested to be associated with positive health, but potential biological mediators have not been well characterized...
  66. pmc Day-to-day dynamics of experience--cortisol associations in a population-based sample of older adults
    Emma K Adam
    School of Education and Social Policy and Cells to Society Center, Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:17058-63. 2006
    ..Results are consistent with a dynamic and transactional function of cortisol as both a transducer of psychosocial and emotional experience into physiological activation and an influence on feelings of energy and physical well-being...
  67. ncbi request reprint Objective and perceived neighborhood environment, individual SES and psychosocial factors, and self-rated health: an analysis of older adults in Cook County, Illinois
    Ming Wen
    Department of Sociology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0250, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:2575-90. 2006
    ..In sum, the research supports a model in which the effects of neighborhood SES on self-rated health act through sequential pathways of individual SES, perceptions of neighborhood quality, and psychosocial status...
  68. ncbi request reprint Stress-related immune changes in middle-aged and older women: 1-year consistency of individual differences
    Mary H Burleson
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Arizona State University West, Phoenix 85069 7100, USA
    Health Psychol 21:321-31. 2002
    ..Results support longitudinal study of psychosocial context effects on tonic immune function and posttask scores...
  69. ncbi request reprint Ascending visceral regulation of cortical affective information processing
    Gary G Berntson
    Ohio State University, 1885 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 18:2103-9. 2003
    ..The present paper highlights selected recent findings in this area, and outlines relevant structures and pathways involved in the ascending visceral influence on higher neurobehavioural processes...
  70. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental contributions to loneliness in adults: the Netherlands twin register study
    Dorret I Boomsma
    Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 1, 1081 Amsterdam, BT, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 35:745-52. 2005
    ..All resemblance between twin relatives was explained by shared genes, without any suggestion of a contribution of shared environmental factors...
  71. ncbi request reprint Genetic linkage and association analysis for loneliness in Dutch twin and sibling pairs points to a region on chromosome 12q23-24
    Dorret I Boomsma
    Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Behav Genet 36:137-46. 2006
    ..043). We review evidence for linkage in this region for psychiatric disorders and discuss our findings within this context...
  72. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental contributions to stability in loneliness throughout childhood
    Meike Bartels
    Department of Biological Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:385-91. 2008
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Research Grants6

  1. Social Isolation, Loneliness, Health & the Aging Process
    John Cacioppo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..There are also two cores that provide broad support to the projects: Core A the administrative Core, and Core B the data management and statistical management core. ..
  2. Social Isolation, Loneliness, Health & the Aging Process
    John Cacioppo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..There are also two cores that provide broad support to the projects: Core A the administrative core, and Core B the data management and statistical management core. ..