Affiliation: University of Rochester
- Chronic foot shock induces hyperactive behaviors and accompanying pro- and anti-inflammatory responses in miceLing Cao
Box PSYCH, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Neuroimmunol 186:63-74. 2007..CMFS is associated with multiple dynamic immunological changes, suggesting involvement of multiple factors in chronic stress-induced behavioral changes...
- Brain behavior and immunity: twenty years of T cellsJan A Moynihan
Rochester Center for Mind Body Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Brain Behav Immun 21:872-80. 2007....
- Mechanisms of stress-induced modulation of immunityJan A Moynihan
Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, The Center for Psychoneuroimmunology Research, 300 Crittenden Blvd, NY 14642, USA
Brain Behav Immun 17:S11-6. 2003..The purpose of this chapter is to discuss the wealth of animal studies of stress-induced modulation of immunity, and to relate our understanding of stress and immunity to clinical populations, particularly cancer patients...
- Sympathetic nervous system regulation of immunityJan Moynihan
The Center for Psychoneuroimmunology Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Neuroimmunol 147:87-90. 2004
- Psychosocial factors and the response to influenza vaccination in older adultsJan A Moynihan
Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Box PSYCH, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Psychosom Med 66:950-3. 2004..We examined the influence of psychological state (depression, negative affect, perceived stress) and social support on pre- and post-vaccination response to influenza vaccine...
- Associations among depression, perceived self-efficacy, and immune function and health in preadolescent childrenMary T Caserta
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
Dev Psychopathol 23:1139-47. 2011..These results build on and expand research on the notion of allostatic load and develop a groundwork for developmental studies in this area...
- Big 5 personality traits and interleukin-6: evidence for "healthy Neuroticism" in a US population sampleNicholas A Turiano
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Psychiatry, Rochester, NY, United States
Brain Behav Immun 28:83-9. 2013..Using personality to identify those at risk may lead to greater personalization in the prevention and remediation of chronic inflammation...
- Comparative effectiveness of CBT interventions for co-morbid chronic pain & insomnia: a pilot studyWilfred R Pigeon
University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Rochester, NY, USA
Behav Res Ther 50:685-9. 2012....
- Gender, race/ethnicity, personality, and interleukin-6 in urban primary care patientsBenjamin P Chapman
Department of Psychiatry, Rochester Center for Mind Body Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Brain Behav Immun 23:636-42. 2009..physical activity itself, and whether IL-6 levels may be reduced by boosting regular activity levels in demographic segments such as women and minorities who appear susceptible to greater inflammation...
- Stress causes a further decrease in immunity to herpes simplex virus-1 in immunocompromised hostsLing Cao
Department of Psychiatry, The Center for Psychoneuroimmunology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Neuroimmunol 156:21-30. 2004..Thus, stress levels of patients should be taken into consideration prior to clinical treatment with immunosuppressants...
- Elevated sleep disturbance among blacks in an urban family medicine practiceWilfred R Pigeon
Department of Psychiatry, Sleep and Neurophysiology Research Laboratory, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 24:161-8. 2011..Blacks experience a number of health disparities. Sleep disturbances contribute to poor health. This preliminary study explores whether a disparity in sleep disturbances exists among blacks compared with whites and others...
- Multisystem physiological dysfunction is associated with depressive symptoms in a population-based sample of older adultsRoni W Kobrosly
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 28:718-27. 2013..To evaluate the association between multisystem physiological dysfunction and depressive symptom severity in the US older adults...
- Openness and conscientiousness predict 34-week patterns of Interleukin-6 in older personsBenjamin P Chapman
Center for Mind Body Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, USA
Brain Behav Immun 25:667-73. 2011..Older adults lower in Conscientiousness and Openness constitute a target population for anti-inflammatory interventions. Openness and Conscientiousness predicts 32-week patterns of Interleukin-6 in older persons...
- Association of family stress with natural killer cell activity and the frequency of illnesses in childrenPeter A Wyman
Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:228-34. 2007..To examine prospective associations between chronic stress in the parent-child and family systems and subsequent rates of illnesses and the activity of natural killer (NK) cells in children...
- Light therapy for seasonal affective disorder in a clinical office settingMichael R Privitera
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Psychiatr Pract 16:387-93. 2010....
- History of sudden unexpected loss is associated with elevated interleukin-6 and decreased insulin-like growth factor-1 in women in an urban primary care settingBanu Cankaya
Rochester Center for Mind Body Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York, USA
Psychosom Med 71:914-9. 2009..The sudden unexpected death of a loved one confers risk of morbidity and mortality, perhaps due to dysregulation in the immune/inflammatory and endocrine systems...
- The associations between psychosocial stress and the frequency of illness, and innate and adaptive immune function in childrenMary T Caserta
Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Brain Behav Immun 22:933-40. 2008....
- PsychoneuroimmunologyFrancisco Tausk
Department of Dermatology, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Dermatol Ther 21:22-31. 2008..Chronic stress affects significantly the function of the immune system as well as modifies the evolution of a variety of skin diseases, as psychosocial interventions have proved to be effective in their therapy...
- Modulation of the innate immune response to HSV-1 following acute administration of morphine: role of hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axisPatricia A Sheridan
Interdepartmental Program in Neuroscience, 575 Elmwood Ave, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14621, USA
J Neuroimmunol 158:145-52. 2005..The results suggest that a single exposure to morphine 4 h prior to infection can significantly alter innate immune responses to a viral pathogen, and that these effects are partially mediated by glucocorticoids...
- The effects of chemical sympathectomy on T-cell cytokine responses are not mediated by altered peritoneal exudate cell function or an inflammatory responseTracy A Callahan
Graduate Program in Neuroscience, The Center for Psychoneuroimmunology Research, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Brain Behav Immun 16:33-45. 2002..These experiments indicate that an inflammatory response is not likely to be responsible for sympathectomy-induced immune alterations, eliminating a potential confounding factor in interpreting sympathectomy studies...
- Age effects on macrophage function vary by tissue site, nature of stimulant, and exercise behaviorMarian L Kohut
Department of Health and Human Performance, Iowa State University, 235 Forker, Ames, IA 50011 1160, USA
Exp Gerontol 39:1347-60. 2004..Chronic moderate exercise tended to reverse age-associated changes in macrophage function in old mice...
- Contrasting pattern of cytokines in antigen- versus mitogen-stimulated splenocyte cultures from chemically denervated miceTracy A Callahan
The Graduate Program in Neuroscience, The Center for Psychoneuroimmunology Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Blvd, Box PSYCH, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Brain Behav Immun 16:764-73. 2002..These data directly address some apparent discrepancies in the literature, and highlight potential regulatory sites to be further investigated in pathways of neural-immune communication...
- Acute morphine exposure potentiates the development of HSV-1-induced encephalitisDaniel T Lioy
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, 575 Elmwood Ave, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14621, United States
J Neuroimmunol 172:9-17. 2006..Acute morphine exposure was observed to potentiate the development of HSVE in HSV-1 infected mice. The present data implicate a potential role for the blood-brain barrier in the development of HSVE in morphine-treated mice...
- Inflammatory markers, depression, and cardiac diseaseJeffrey M Lyness
Am J Psychiatry 162:195; author reply 195. 2005
- Chemical sympathectomy has no effect on the severity of murine AIDS: murine AIDS alone depletes norepinephrine levels in infected spleenSheila P Kelley
Center for Psychoneuroimmunology Research, University of Rochester Medical Center, 300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Brain Behav Immun 16:118-39. 2002..This finding has not been previously reported in mice with MAIDS and suggests that the viral infection itself produces a functional sympathectomy in the spleen, a target of that infection...
- EFECTS OF STRESS IN IMMUNOCOMPROMISED HOSTSJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2003..In turn, this will result in prolonged allograft survival. In contrast, the immunocompromised animal will have poorer immune responses to an opportunistic pathogen (HSV-1). ..
- Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction as an Adjunctive Treatment for PsoriasisJan A Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Immunoregulation by Endogenous OpioidsJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2004..Specific Aim 4: To determine if C57B1/6 mice, which do not have altered immune responses to KLH following stress odor exposure, have evidence of elevated endogenous opioids following odor exposure. ..
- The Rochester Center for Mind-Body ResearchJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2006..By the end of the award period, we will be a mature, established Center with a submitted program project or Center grant application. ..
- Mindfulness to Improve Elders' Immune and Health StatusJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2007..The findings of this RCT will have implications for the conceptualization, refinement, and dissemination of psychosocial interventions aimed at slowing the rate of immunosenescence. ..
- The Rochester Center for Mind-Body ResearchJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2007..All RCMBR investigators will be supported by the Administrative Core, the Biological and Behavioral Assessment Core, the Biostatistics Core, and the Training, Assessment, and Risk Management Core. ..
- Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction as an Adjunctive Treatment for PsoriasisJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- SCIENCE PARTNERSHIPS FOR HANDS-ON LEARNING -PHASE IIJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2003..Teachers will have use of a "lending library" of science equipment and supplies to perform activities in their classrooms. ..
- SCIENCE PARTNERSHIPS FOR HANDS ON LEARNINGJan Moynihan; Fiscal Year: 2000..Students will learn how to use current technology to gather information as well as to disseminate information that they have learned. ..