James P Higham

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Rates of self-directed behaviour and faecal glucocorticoid levels are not correlated in female wild olive baboons (Papio hamadryas anubis)
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London, UK
    Stress 12:526-32. 2009
  2. doi Female reproductive signaling, and male mating behavior, in the olive baboon
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, London, UK
    Horm Behav 55:60-7. 2009
  3. doi The timing of ovulation with respect to sexual swelling detumescence in wild olive baboons
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London SW15 4JD, UK
    Primates 49:295-9. 2008
  4. doi Living on the edge: life-history of olive baboons at Gashaka-Gumti National Park, Nigeria
    James P Higham
    Centre for Research in Evolutionary Anthropology, Roehampton University, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Primatol 71:293-304. 2009
  5. doi Mu-opioid receptor (OPRM1) variation, oxytocin levels and maternal attachment in free-ranging rhesus macaques Macaca mulatta
    James P Higham
    Institute for Mind and Biology, The University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Behav Neurosci 125:131-6. 2011
  6. doi Baboon sexual swellings: information content of size and color
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London, SW15 4JD, UK
    Horm Behav 53:452-62. 2008
  7. pmc Familiarity affects the assessment of female facial signals of fertility by free-ranging male rhesus macaques
    James P Higham
    Institute for Mind and Biology, University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3452-8. 2011
  8. pmc Immune function and HPA axis activity in free-ranging rhesus macaques
    Christy L Hoffman
    Department of Comparative Human Development, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Physiol Behav 104:507-14. 2011
  9. ncbi Reduced reproductive function in wild baboons (Papio hamadryas anubis) related to natural consumption of the African black plum (Vitex doniana)
    James P Higham
    Centre for Research in Evolutionary Anthropology, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London, SW15 4JD, UK
    Horm Behav 52:384-90. 2007
  10. doi Measuring salivary analytes from free-ranging monkeys
    James P Higham
    Institute for Mind and Biology, University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Physiol Behav 101:601-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi Rates of self-directed behaviour and faecal glucocorticoid levels are not correlated in female wild olive baboons (Papio hamadryas anubis)
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London, UK
    Stress 12:526-32. 2009
    ..We discuss several possible interpretations of our results, including the possibility that SDBs represent a behavioural coping mechanism, helping to ameliorate the physiological stress response...
  2. doi Female reproductive signaling, and male mating behavior, in the olive baboon
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, London, UK
    Horm Behav 55:60-7. 2009
    ..Such a system would allow females to offer different males different information simultaneously, perhaps offering a solution to the 'female dilemma' of how females can simultaneously assure and confuse paternity in multi-male societies...
  3. doi The timing of ovulation with respect to sexual swelling detumescence in wild olive baboons
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London SW15 4JD, UK
    Primates 49:295-9. 2008
    ..We discuss the importance of our results for baboon researchers using swellings to infer ovulation as part of their studies...
  4. doi Living on the edge: life-history of olive baboons at Gashaka-Gumti National Park, Nigeria
    James P Higham
    Centre for Research in Evolutionary Anthropology, Roehampton University, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Primatol 71:293-304. 2009
    ....
  5. doi Mu-opioid receptor (OPRM1) variation, oxytocin levels and maternal attachment in free-ranging rhesus macaques Macaca mulatta
    James P Higham
    Institute for Mind and Biology, The University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Behav Neurosci 125:131-6. 2011
    ....
  6. doi Baboon sexual swellings: information content of size and color
    James P Higham
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London, SW15 4JD, UK
    Horm Behav 53:452-62. 2008
    ..We discuss the implications of these results for understanding the nature of swellings as behavioral signals, and the role of swellings in mate choice...
  7. pmc Familiarity affects the assessment of female facial signals of fertility by free-ranging male rhesus macaques
    James P Higham
    Institute for Mind and Biology, University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 278:3452-8. 2011
    ..These experiments demonstrate that familiarity may increase a receiver's ability to use a social partner's signals to discern their reproductive status...
  8. pmc Immune function and HPA axis activity in free-ranging rhesus macaques
    Christy L Hoffman
    Department of Comparative Human Development, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Physiol Behav 104:507-14. 2011
    ..These findings can provide the basis for future research on stress and allostatic load in primates...
  9. ncbi Reduced reproductive function in wild baboons (Papio hamadryas anubis) related to natural consumption of the African black plum (Vitex doniana)
    James P Higham
    Centre for Research in Evolutionary Anthropology, Roehampton University, Holybourne Avenue, London, SW15 4JD, UK
    Horm Behav 52:384-90. 2007
    ..This is the first time that physiological evidence has been presented of direct effects of plant consumption on the reproductive biology of wild primates...
  10. doi Measuring salivary analytes from free-ranging monkeys
    James P Higham
    Institute for Mind and Biology, University of Chicago, 940 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Physiol Behav 101:601-7. 2010
    ....
  11. doi Nest site ecology of the Cross River gorilla at the Kagwene Gorilla Sanctuary, Cameroon, with special reference to anthropogenic influence
    Ruth A De Vere
    School of Human and Life Sciences, Roehampton University, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Primatol 73:253-61. 2011
    ..The results have implications for the conservation and management of the Cross River gorilla at KGS, and offer new insight into the nesting ecology of this subspecies...