Luke Remage-Healey

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Frank Beach Award Winner: Steroids as neuromodulators of brain circuits and behavior
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 01003, USA Electronic address
    Horm Behav 66:552-60. 2014
  2. pmc Combined liquid and solid-phase extraction improves quantification of brain estrogen content
    Andrew Chao
    Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Front Neuroanat 5:57. 2011
  3. pmc Brain estrogen signaling effects acute modulation of acoustic communication behaviors: A working hypothesis
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
    Bioessays 34:1009-16. 2012
  4. pmc Changing neuroestrogens within the auditory forebrain rapidly transform stimulus selectivity in a downstream sensorimotor nucleus
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    J Neurosci 32:8231-41. 2012
  5. pmc Sex-specific, rapid neuroestrogen fluctuations and neurophysiological actions in the songbird auditory forebrain
    L Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    J Neurophysiol 107:1621-31. 2012
  6. pmc Presynaptic control of rapid estrogen fluctuations in the songbird auditory forebrain
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, and Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 31:10034-8. 2011
  7. pmc Forebrain steroid levels fluctuate rapidly during social interactions
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Physiological Science, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:1327-34. 2008
  8. pmc Brain estrogens rapidly strengthen auditory encoding and guide song preference in a songbird
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Physiological Science and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:3852-7. 2010
  9. pmc Birdsong and the neural production of steroids
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Physiological Science and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States
    J Chem Neuroanat 39:72-81. 2010
  10. pmc Dynamic variation in forebrain estradiol levels during song learning
    Andrew Chao
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, 01003
    Dev Neurobiol 75:271-86. 2015

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Frank Beach Award Winner: Steroids as neuromodulators of brain circuits and behavior
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 01003, USA Electronic address
    Horm Behav 66:552-60. 2014
    ..Steroids produced in the brain can therefore change the information content of neuronal networks to rapidly modulate sensory experience and sensorimotor functions. ..
  2. pmc Combined liquid and solid-phase extraction improves quantification of brain estrogen content
    Andrew Chao
    Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, Brain Research Institute, University of California Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Front Neuroanat 5:57. 2011
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  3. pmc Brain estrogen signaling effects acute modulation of acoustic communication behaviors: A working hypothesis
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
    Bioessays 34:1009-16. 2012
    ..This vertebrate-wide span of research, including vocalizing fishes, amphibians, and birds, emphasizes the importance of comparative model systems in understanding principles of neurobiology...
  4. pmc Changing neuroestrogens within the auditory forebrain rapidly transform stimulus selectivity in a downstream sensorimotor nucleus
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    J Neurosci 32:8231-41. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that steroid-dependent modulation of sensory processing is not locally restricted and can be transmitted transynaptically to influence downstream sensorimotor and premotor targets...
  5. pmc Sex-specific, rapid neuroestrogen fluctuations and neurophysiological actions in the songbird auditory forebrain
    L Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    J Neurophysiol 107:1621-31. 2012
    ..Finally, the rapid actions of neuroestrogens on NCM auditory processing appear to be mediated by a nonclassical, membrane-bound estrogen receptor...
  6. pmc Presynaptic control of rapid estrogen fluctuations in the songbird auditory forebrain
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, and Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 31:10034-8. 2011
    ..Together, these experiments indicate that neuroestrogens are controlled by specific, depolarization-sensitive, calcium-dependent events within forebrain presynaptic terminals...
  7. pmc Forebrain steroid levels fluctuate rapidly during social interactions
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Physiological Science, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nat Neurosci 11:1327-34. 2008
    ..This study provides direct evidence that forebrain steroid levels are acutely and differentially regulated during social behavior in a region-specific manner and in a rapid time course similar to that of traditional neuromodulators...
  8. pmc Brain estrogens rapidly strengthen auditory encoding and guide song preference in a songbird
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Physiological Science and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:3852-7. 2010
    ..Cognitive impairments associated with estrogen depletion, including verbal memory loss in humans, may therefore stem from compromised moment-by-moment estrogen actions in higher-order cortical circuits...
  9. pmc Birdsong and the neural production of steroids
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Department of Physiological Science and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States
    J Chem Neuroanat 39:72-81. 2010
    ..Songbirds have therefore emerged as a rich and powerful model system to explore the neural and neurochemical regulation of social behavior...
  10. pmc Dynamic variation in forebrain estradiol levels during song learning
    Andrew Chao
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, 01003
    Dev Neurobiol 75:271-86. 2015
    ..Taken together, these findings uncover several unexpected features of brain estrogen synthesis in juvenile animals that may have implications for secondary masculinization as well as the consolidation of recent sensory experiences...
  11. pmc Establishing regional specificity of neuroestrogen action
    Barney A Schlinger
    Dept of Integrative Biology and Physiology and the Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Brain Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA Electronic address
    Gen Comp Endocrinol 205:235-41. 2014
    ..Studies conducted in both male and female songbirds have helped to clarify these interesting facets of neuroestrogen physiology. ..
  12. pmc In vivo detection of fluctuating brain steroid levels in zebra finches
    Maaya Ikeda
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003 Molecular and Cellular Biology Program, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003
    Cold Spring Harb Protoc 2014:1267-72. 2014
    ..A reverse-microdialysis ("retrodialysis") method that can be used to deliver pharmacological agents into the brain to influence local steroid neurochemistry as well as behavior is also discussed. ..
  13. pmc Estradiol synthesis and action at the synapse: evidence for "synaptocrine" signaling
    Luke Remage-Healey
    Neuroscience and Behavior Program, Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, USA
    Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2:28. 2011
    ..We evaluate these findings in the context of criteria associated with classic neuromodulatory signaling. We term this novel form of signaling "synaptocrine," and discuss its implications...