Charles A Nelson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of stress and trauma on brain and memory: a view from developmental cognitive neuroscience
    C A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55105, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 10:793-809. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional neuroanatomy of spatial working memory in children
    C A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development and Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychol 36:109-16. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive sequelae of infants of diabetic mothers
    C A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development and Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Behav Neurosci 114:950-6. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint An integrative, multidisciplinary approach to the study of brain-behavior relations in the context of typical and atypical development
    Charles A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:499-520. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological indexes of encoding and behavioral indexes of recall: examining relations and developmental change late in the first year of life
    Patricia J Bauer
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 29:293-320. 2006
  6. pmc Explicit memory performance in infants of diabetic mothers at 1 year of age
    Tracy DeBoer
    Institute of Child Development and Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:525-31. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of insulin on the brain activity obtained during visual and memory tasks in healthy human subjects
    Luke Benedict
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Neuroendocrinology 83:20-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Forming a stable memory representation in the first year of life: why imitation is more than child's play
    Angela F Lukowski
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0345, USA
    Dev Sci 8:279-98. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency alters auditory recognition memory in newborn infants of diabetic mothers
    Ashajyothi M Siddappa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, MN 55455, USA
    Pediatr Res 55:1034-41. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of early institutional rearing on the ability to discriminate facial expressions of emotion: an event-related potential study
    Susan W Parker
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Child Dev 76:54-72. 2005

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of stress and trauma on brain and memory: a view from developmental cognitive neuroscience
    C A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55105, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 10:793-809. 1998
    ..Unfortunately, there are few empirical data that directly address this hypothesis. In this context we offer a number of suggestions for future research...
  2. ncbi request reprint Functional neuroanatomy of spatial working memory in children
    C A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development and Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychol 36:109-16. 2000
    ..These findings parallel those reported in comparable studies of adults and suggest that fMRI may be a useful means of examining function-structure relations in developmental populations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive sequelae of infants of diabetic mothers
    C A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development and Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Behav Neurosci 114:950-6. 2000
    ..From these results it was concluded that the ERP, but not the behavioral, measures are able to detect, in an at-risk population, deficits in recognition memory that are thought to be mediated by damage to the hippocampus...
  4. ncbi request reprint An integrative, multidisciplinary approach to the study of brain-behavior relations in the context of typical and atypical development
    Charles A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:499-520. 2002
    ..Our goal in summarizing our research in this fashion is to promote discussion about promising templates for how research on brain, behavior, and development might proceed into the 21st century...
  5. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological indexes of encoding and behavioral indexes of recall: examining relations and developmental change late in the first year of life
    Patricia J Bauer
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 29:293-320. 2006
    ..In spite of developmental differences in encoding and recall over this period, indexes of encoding at 9 months were correlated with measures of recall of events experienced at 10 months and tested 1 month later...
  6. pmc Explicit memory performance in infants of diabetic mothers at 1 year of age
    Tracy DeBoer
    Institute of Child Development and Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 47:525-31. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of insulin on the brain activity obtained during visual and memory tasks in healthy human subjects
    Luke Benedict
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Neuroendocrinology 83:20-6. 2006
    ..While the P300 amplitude measured during the presentation of an old object was reduced during insulin infusion, the hormone was without effect on VEPs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Forming a stable memory representation in the first year of life: why imitation is more than child's play
    Angela F Lukowski
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0345, USA
    Dev Sci 8:279-98. 2005
    ..Therefore, imitation proved to have beneficial effects on explicit memory in 9(1/2)-month-olds, providing evidence of its effectiveness as a tool to augment mnemonic capabilities in infancy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Iron deficiency alters auditory recognition memory in newborn infants of diabetic mothers
    Ashajyothi M Siddappa
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, MN 55455, USA
    Pediatr Res 55:1034-41. 2004
    ..These impairments map onto areas of the developing brain known to be vulnerable to iron deficiency...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of early institutional rearing on the ability to discriminate facial expressions of emotion: an event-related potential study
    Susan W Parker
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Child Dev 76:54-72. 2005
    ..Such differences may point to the role of early deprivation in disrupting the development of the neural circuitry involved in the recognition of facial expressions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Measurement of vigilance in 2-year-old children
    Davida Zelinsky Goldman
    Division of Pediatric Clinical Neuroscience, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 486, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 25:227-50. 2004
    ..Whereas ECVT performance was associated with ERP activation in the right frontal area, performance on more traditional behavioral measures of sustained attention was not...
  12. ncbi request reprint Can we develop a neurobiological model of human social-emotional development? Integrative thoughts on the effects of separation on parent-child interactions
    Charles A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, Department of Pediatrics, and Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, 51 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:48-54. 2003
    ..After summarizing the various advantages and disadvantages to models using mice, rats, and monkeys, several examples of recent research that have attempted to meld animal models with human studies are described...
  13. pmc The effect of early deprivation on executive attention in middle childhood
    Michelle M Loman
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 54:37-45. 2013
    ..This study examined the neurobehavioral correlates of executive attention in post institutionalized (PI) children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Human hippocampal activation in the delayed matching- and nonmatching-to-sample memory tasks: an event-related functional MRI approach
    Christopher S Monk
    Institute of Child Development and Center for Cognitive Sciences, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, USA
    Behav Neurosci 116:716-21. 2002
    ..These findings are consistent with the work from human patients and animal studies, indicating hippocampal involvement in the DMS and DNMS tasks...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessment of neuropsychological function through use of the Cambridge Neuropsychological Testing Automated Battery: performance in 4- to 12-year-old children
    Monica Luciana
    Department of Psychology Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 22:595-624. 2002
    ..Implications for use of the CANTAB in clinical studies are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiologic evidence of impaired cross-modal recognition memory in 8-month-old infants of diabetic mothers
    Charles A Nelson
    Center for Neurobehavioral Development, the Institute of Child Development, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Pediatr 142:575-82. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to further investigate memory development in infants of diabetic mothers (IDMs) by evaluating cross-modal recognition memory followed by behavioral memory testing at 8 months of age...
  17. doi request reprint Growth and associations between auxology, caregiving environment, and cognition in socially deprived Romanian children randomized to foster vs ongoing institutional care
    Dana E Johnson
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:507-16. 2010
    ..To determine effects of improved nurturing compared with institutional care on physical growth and to investigate the association between growth and cognitive development...
  18. ncbi request reprint Brain development during puberty and adolescence: comments on part II
    Charles A Nelson
    Institute of Child Development, 51 East River Road, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:105-9. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Developments in long-term explicit memory late in the first year of life: behavioral and electrophysiological indices
    Patricia J Bauer
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:629-35. 2003
    ..The findings further imply that memory storage and consolidation processes are a major source of variability in long-term recall memory late in the first year of life...
  20. ncbi request reprint The X-trials: neural correlates of an inhibitory control task in children and adults
    Elysia Poggi Davis
    University of Minnesota, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 15:432-43. 2003
    ..These results, which suggest that adults and children may be using different processes to perform this task, have implications for the interpretation of the previous fMRI findings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Iron status at 9 months of infants with low iron stores at birth
    Michael K Georgieff
    Departments of Pediatrics, The Institute for Child Development, and the Center for Neurobehavioral Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Pediatr 141:405-9. 2002
    ..The mean follow-up ferritins, incidences of iron deficiency and iron-deficiency anemia, and growth rates from 0 to 12 months were compared between the two groups...
  22. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioural functioning in neonatal intensive care unit graduates in late childhood and early adolescence
    W John Curtis
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Brain 125:1646-59. 2002
    ..The implications of this finding for discerning the effects of neural plasticity over and above normal brain maturational processes are discussed...
  23. pmc Managing incidental findings in human subjects research: analysis and recommendations
    Susan M Wolf
    University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 36:219-48, 211. 2008
    ..We recommend a pathway and categorize IFs into those that must be disclosed to research participants, those that may be disclosed, and those that should not be disclosed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Insulin reduces the BOLD response but is without effect on the VEP during presentation of a visual task in humans
    Elizabeth R Seaquist
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 27:154-60. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the complexity that must be considered when interpreting differences in fMRI responses between groups of subjects that differ in insulin concentration and/or insulin sensitivity...
  25. doi request reprint Effect of foster care on young children's language learning
    Jennifer Windsor
    Department of Speech Language Hearing Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Child Dev 82:1040-6. 2011
    ..In contrast, children placed after 24 months had the same severe language delays as children in institutional care. Language samples at 42 months confirmed that placement after 24 months led to lower expressive skill...
  26. pmc Modulation of face-sensitive event-related potentials by canonical and distorted human faces: the role of vertical symmetry and up-down featural arrangement
    Viola Macchi Cassia
    Departmento di Psicologia, Universita degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Italy
    J Cogn Neurosci 18:1343-58. 2006
    ..Interestingly, the enhanced amplitudes of the N170 and VPP are consistent with a drop in behavioral performance on the orientation judgment for this stimulus...
  27. ncbi request reprint The development and neural bases of facial emotion recognition
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Finland
    Adv Child Dev Behav 34:207-46. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint The discrimination of facial expressions by typically developing infants and toddlers and those experiencing early institutional care
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School, Harvard University, USA
    Infant Behav Dev 29:210-9. 2006
    ..Such findings suggest that early institutionalization does not affect the ability of 1- to 3-year-olds to discriminate facial expressions of emotion, at least as inferred by the Visual Paired Comparison Procedure...
  29. pmc Effects of early intervention on EEG power and coherence in previously institutionalized children in Romania
    Peter J Marshall
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:861-80. 2008
    ..Supplementary analyses examined whether the EEG measures mediated changes in intellectual abilities within the foster care children, but no clear evidence of mediation was observed...
  30. ncbi request reprint The caregiving context in institution-reared and family-reared infants and toddlers in Romania
    Anna T Smyke
    Tulane University, LA, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:210-8. 2007
    ....
  31. pmc An ERP study of emotional face processing in the adult and infant brain
    Jukka M Leppanen
    Human Information Processing Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Tampere, Tampere, FIN 33014 Finland
    Child Dev 78:232-45. 2007
    ....
  32. pmc Using event-related potentials to study perinatal nutrition and brain development in infants of diabetic mothers
    Raye Ann deRegnier
    Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 31:379-96. 2007
    ..This study highlights the value of using ERPs to translate basic science information obtained from animal models to the development of the human infant...
  33. pmc An event-related potential study of attention and recognition memory in infants with iron-deficiency anemia
    Matthew J Burden
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2751 E Jefferson, Suite 460, Detroit, MI 48207, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e336-45. 2007
    ..The purpose of this work was to determine whether iron-deficiency anemia in infancy represents a risk factor for deficits in attention and memory development using event-related potentials...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cognitive recovery in socially deprived young children: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project
    Charles A Nelson
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Science 318:1937-40. 2007
    ..These results point to the negative sequelae of early institutionalization, suggest a possible sensitive period in cognitive development, and underscore the advantages of family placements for young abandoned children...
  35. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and electrophysiological evidence of species-specific face processing
    Lisa S Scott
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 5:405-16. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that previous experience with different categories of faces modulates the link between behavioral and electrophysiological measures of face processing...
  36. ncbi request reprint Influences of postconceptional age and postnatal experience on the development of auditory recognition memory in the newborn infant
    Raye Ann deRegnier
    Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 41:216-25. 2002
    ..Maturation of the auditory recognition memory pathway is not contingent upon maturation of the "P2" peak thought to arise from primary auditory cortex...
  37. ncbi request reprint Electrographic imaging of recognition memory in 34-38 week gestation intrauterine growth restricted newborns
    Linda S Black
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30032, USA
    Exp Neurol 190:S72-83. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Neural markers of categorization in 6-month-old infants
    Paul C Quinn
    Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, Newark, 19716, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:59-66. 2006
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of their implications for models of category learning and development...
  39. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of visual event-related potentials in the first year of life
    Sara J Webb
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, USA
    Dev Sci 8:605-16. 2005
    ..These results have implications for future studies that involve the recording of the visual ERP, and point to the advantages of growth curve modeling in examining longitudinal data to account for non-linear development...
  40. ncbi request reprint An event-related potential study of the impact of institutional rearing on face recognition
    Susan W Parker
    Department of Psychology, Randolph Macon College, Ashland, VA 23005 5505, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:621-39. 2005
    ..These findings are discussed in the context of the role of experience in influencing the neural circuitry putatively involved in recognizing familiar and novel faces...
  41. pmc A behavioural and ERP investigation of 3-month-olds' face preferences
    Viola Macchi Cassia
    Dipartimento di Psicologia, Universita degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Milano, Italy
    Neuropsychologia 44:2113-25. 2006
    ..Rather, it seems related to the acquired salience of this stimulus category, which may reflect the high degree of familiarity and/or the social value faces have gained over the infants' first 3 months of life...
  42. ncbi request reprint Memory in early adolescents born prematurely: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation
    W John Curtis
    Mt Hope Family Center, University of Rochester, NY 14608, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 29:341-77. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint The effects of hydrocortisone on cognitive and neural function: a behavioral and event-related potential investigation
    Christopher S Monk
    Section on Development and Affective Neuroscience, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health NIH, 15K North Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892 2670, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 26:505-19. 2002
    ..ERPs and behavioral performance were not affected in the attention and working memory tasks. These findings are consistent with reports indicating that glucocorticoids affect explicit memory and hippocampal function...
  44. ncbi request reprint Relationship of extent and nature of dysfunctional myocardium to brain natriuretic peptide in patients with ischemic left ventricular dysfunction
    Charles A Nelson
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 21:295-300; discussion 301-2. 2005
    ..48, p < 0.0001), with less strong correlations by global parameters. The extent of dysfunctional myocardium, rather than its nature determines BNP levels...
  45. ncbi request reprint Designing research to study the effects of institutionalization on brain and behavioral development: the Bucharest Early Intervention Project
    Charles H Zeanah
    Department of Psychiatry, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 15:885-907. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Development and natural history of mood disorders
    E Jane Costello
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:529-42. 2002
    ..A diverse program of multidisciplinary research is recommended to reduce the burden on children and families affected with these conditions...
  47. ncbi request reprint Is face processing species-specific during the first year of life?
    Olivier Pascalis
    Department of Psychology, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TP, UK
    Science 296:1321-3. 2002
    ..These results suggest that the "perceptual narrowing" phenomenon may represent a more general change in neural networks involved in early cognition...