JACLYN MARIE SCHWARZ

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Steroid-induced sexual differentiation of the developing brain: multiple pathways, one goal
    Jaclyn M Schwarz
    Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Neurochem 105:1561-72. 2008
  2. pmc Estradiol induces hypothalamic dendritic spines by enhancing glutamate release: a mechanism for organizational sex differences
    Jaclyn M Schwarz
    Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 212101, USA
    Neuron 58:584-98. 2008
  3. pmc The role of neonatal NMDA receptor activation in defeminization and masculinization of sex behavior in the rat
    Jaclyn M Schwarz
    Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Horm Behav 54:662-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Steroid-induced sexual differentiation of the developing brain: multiple pathways, one goal
    Jaclyn M Schwarz
    Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Neurochem 105:1561-72. 2008
    ..Elucidating how steroids alter brain development sheds light on how individual variation in neuronal phenotype is established during a critical period...
  2. pmc Estradiol induces hypothalamic dendritic spines by enhancing glutamate release: a mechanism for organizational sex differences
    Jaclyn M Schwarz
    Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 212101, USA
    Neuron 58:584-98. 2008
    ..These results reveal a transneuronal mechanism by which estradiol acts during a sensitive period to establish a profound and lasting sex difference in hypothalamic synaptic patterning...
  3. pmc The role of neonatal NMDA receptor activation in defeminization and masculinization of sex behavior in the rat
    Jaclyn M Schwarz
    Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Horm Behav 54:662-8. 2008
    ..However, enhancing NMDA receptor activation during the same critical period mimics estradiol to permanently induce both defeminization and masculinization of sexual behavior...