Aric A Prather

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Shorter leukocyte telomere length in midlife women with poor sleep quality
    Aric A Prather
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars Program, Center for Health and Community, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 465, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:721390. 2011
  2. pmc Gender differences in the prospective associations of self-reported sleep quality with biomarkers of systemic inflammation and coagulation: findings from the Heart and Soul Study
    Aric A Prather
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 465, San Francisco, CA 94118, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1228-35. 2013
  3. pmc Impact of sleep quality on amygdala reactivity, negative affect, and perceived stress
    Aric A Prather
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:350-8. 2013
  4. pmc Sleep and antibody response to hepatitis B vaccination
    Aric A Prather
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:1063-9. 2012
  5. pmc Negative affective responses to a speech task predict changes in interleukin (IL)-6
    Judith E Carroll
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:232-8. 2011
  6. pmc Normative variation in self-reported sleep quality and sleep debt is associated with stimulated pro-inflammatory cytokine production
    Aric A Prather
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, United States
    Biol Psychol 82:12-7. 2009
  7. pmc Antagonistic characteristics are positively associated with inflammatory markers independently of trait negative emotionality
    Anna L Marsland
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 3943 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:753-61. 2008
  8. pmc Gender differences in stimulated cytokine production following acute psychological stress
    Aric A Prather
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:622-8. 2009
  9. ncbi Stimulated production of proinflammatory cytokines covaries inversely with heart rate variability
    Anna L Marsland
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:709-16. 2007
  10. pmc Positive affective style covaries with stimulated IL-6 and IL-10 production in a middle-aged community sample
    Aric A Prather
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 21:1033-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Shorter leukocyte telomere length in midlife women with poor sleep quality
    Aric A Prather
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholars Program, Center for Health and Community, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 465, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Aging Res 2011:721390. 2011
    ..Conclusions. This study provides the first evidence that poor sleep quality explains significant variation in LTL, a marker of cellular aging...
  2. pmc Gender differences in the prospective associations of self-reported sleep quality with biomarkers of systemic inflammation and coagulation: findings from the Heart and Soul Study
    Aric A Prather
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 465, San Francisco, CA 94118, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 47:1228-35. 2013
    ..Further research is necessary to elucidate the pathways that underlie gender-specific associations between subjective sleep quality and markers of inflammation and coagulation as this may help clarify gender disparities in CHD. ..
  3. pmc Impact of sleep quality on amygdala reactivity, negative affect, and perceived stress
    Aric A Prather
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:350-8. 2013
    ..Here, we investigate the influence of self-reported sleep quality on associations between threat-related amygdala reactivity and measures of negative affect and perceived stress...
  4. pmc Sleep and antibody response to hepatitis B vaccination
    Aric A Prather
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sleep 35:1063-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether sleep duration, sleep efficiency, and sleep quality, assessed in the natural environment, predict magnitude of antibody responses to a novel antigen among community volunteers in midlife...
  5. pmc Negative affective responses to a speech task predict changes in interleukin (IL)-6
    Judith E Carroll
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:232-8. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Normative variation in self-reported sleep quality and sleep debt is associated with stimulated pro-inflammatory cytokine production
    Aric A Prather
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260, United States
    Biol Psychol 82:12-7. 2009
    ..Further exploration of this potential psychophysiological pathway linking sleep difficulty and inflammatory disease susceptibility is warranted...
  7. pmc Antagonistic characteristics are positively associated with inflammatory markers independently of trait negative emotionality
    Anna L Marsland
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 3943 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:753-61. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Gender differences in stimulated cytokine production following acute psychological stress
    Aric A Prather
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:622-8. 2009
    ..The possibility that this contributes to the increased risk of inflammatory disease observed among older women warrants investigation...
  9. ncbi Stimulated production of proinflammatory cytokines covaries inversely with heart rate variability
    Anna L Marsland
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:709-16. 2007
    ..As yet, no direct human evidence links parasympathetic activity to inflammatory competence...
  10. pmc Positive affective style covaries with stimulated IL-6 and IL-10 production in a middle-aged community sample
    Aric A Prather
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 21:1033-7. 2007
    ..Further exploration of this potential psychophysiological pathway is warranted...
  11. pmc Changes in sleep quality, but not hormones predict time to postpartum depression recurrence
    Michele L Okun
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, USA
    J Affect Disord 130:378-84. 2011
    ..We evaluated change over time in sleep quality and hormones during the first 17 weeks postpartum, as well as a single cytokine measure, and their association with PPMD recurrence...
  12. pmc Cytokine-induced depression during IFN-alpha treatment: the role of IL-6 and sleep quality
    Aric A Prather
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 23:1109-16. 2009
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