Sarah K Williams
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Prenatal Cocaine Disrupts Serotonin Signaling-Dependent Behaviors: Implications for Sex Differences, Early Stress and Prenatal SSRI ExposureSarah K Williams
Curriculum in Neurobiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Curr Neuropharmacol 9:478-511. 2011..We conclude that based on past evidence, future studies should put a greater emphasis on including females and monitoring environmental factors when studying the impact of PC exposure...
- Simultaneous prenatal ethanol and nicotine exposure affect ethanol consumption, ethanol preference and oxytocin receptor binding in adolescent and adult ratsSarah K Williams
Curriculum in Neurobiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Neurotoxicol Teratol 31:291-302. 2009..Prenatal exposure to these drugs sex-specifically decreased ethanol preference behavior in offspring unlike reports for either drug separately. The possible role of oxytocin in reduction of ethanol consumption behavior is highlighted...
- Effects of chronic and intermittent cocaine treatment on dominance, aggression, and oxytocin levels in post-lactational ratsJosephine M Johns
Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, 430 Taylor Hall, CB 7096, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 211:175-85. 2010..Little is known about mechanisms underlying female rodent aggression during the late postpartum period with no pups present. Studies of aggression, dominance, and oxytocin (OT) response in cocaine-treated females are sparse...