GREG C WESTERGAARD

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Publications

  1. doi Token-mediated tool-use by a tufted capuchin monkey (Cebus apella)
    G C Westergaard
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, P O Box 529, 20837, Poolesville, Maryland, MD, USA
    Anim Cogn 1:101-6. 1998
  2. ncbi CSF 5-HIAA and aggression in female macaque monkeys: species and interindividual differences
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, 95 Castle Hall Road, P O Box 557, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 146:440-6. 1999
  3. ncbi Rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) group formation and housing: wounding and reproduction in a specific pathogen free (SPF) colony
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, Yemassee, South Carolina 29945, USA
    Am J Primatol 49:339-47. 1999
  4. ncbi Reproductive performance of rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) in two outdoor housing conditions
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, Yemassee, South Carolina 29945, USA
    Am J Primatol 50:87-93. 2000
  5. ncbi A comparative study of aimed throwing by monkeys and humans
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, PO Box 557, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Neuropsychologia 38:1511-7. 2000
  6. ncbi Hormonal correlates of hand preference in free-ranging primates
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia Inc, Yemassee, SC, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 23:502-7. 2000
  7. ncbi Stress correlates of hand preference in rhesus macaques
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia Inc, Yemassee, SC, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 38:110-5. 2001
  8. ncbi Plasma cortisol is associated with handedness in infant rhesus monkeys
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, Yemassee, SC 29902, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 38:116-22. 2001
  9. ncbi Between-species variation in the development of hand preference among macaques
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia, Inc, 95 Castle Hall Road, PO Box 557, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Neuropsychologia 39:1373-8. 2001

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi Token-mediated tool-use by a tufted capuchin monkey (Cebus apella)
    G C Westergaard
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, P O Box 529, 20837, Poolesville, Maryland, MD, USA
    Anim Cogn 1:101-6. 1998
    ..Our findings are consistent with the view that parallel representational processes underlie the tool-related behavior of capuchins and great apes. ..
  2. ncbi CSF 5-HIAA and aggression in female macaque monkeys: species and interindividual differences
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, 95 Castle Hall Road, P O Box 557, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 146:440-6. 1999
    ....
  3. ncbi Rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) group formation and housing: wounding and reproduction in a specific pathogen free (SPF) colony
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, Yemassee, South Carolina 29945, USA
    Am J Primatol 49:339-47. 1999
    ..undivided housing design, reduced intra-group wounding and associated demands on veterinary and animal management resources following formation of rhesus macaque breeding groups...
  4. ncbi Reproductive performance of rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) in two outdoor housing conditions
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, Yemassee, South Carolina 29945, USA
    Am J Primatol 50:87-93. 2000
    ..We conclude that, for rhesus macaques, outdoor corral housing leads to better reproductive performance than does semi-sheltered gang housing, probably as a result of increased individual space and relaxation of intense social stressors...
  5. ncbi A comparative study of aimed throwing by monkeys and humans
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, PO Box 557, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Neuropsychologia 38:1511-7. 2000
    ....
  6. ncbi Hormonal correlates of hand preference in free-ranging primates
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia Inc, Yemassee, SC, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 23:502-7. 2000
    ..These data indicate that adolescent measures of cortisol and testosterone are correlated with hemispheric specialization in adult free-ranging primates...
  7. ncbi Stress correlates of hand preference in rhesus macaques
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia Inc, Yemassee, SC, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 38:110-5. 2001
    ..Right-hand preference was negatively correlated with stress reactivity. These data are consistent with the view that stress functioning and reactivity are associated with the development of hemispheric specialization in primates...
  8. ncbi Plasma cortisol is associated with handedness in infant rhesus monkeys
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research, LABS of Virginia, Inc, Yemassee, SC 29902, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 38:116-22. 2001
    ..These data suggest an early developmental influence of stress functioning on hemispheric specialization for manual control in infant monkeys...
  9. ncbi Between-species variation in the development of hand preference among macaques
    G C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia, Inc, 95 Castle Hall Road, PO Box 557, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Neuropsychologia 39:1373-8. 2001
    ..We hypothesize that the relationship between handedness and temperament that has been shown within M. mulatta may generalize across closely related primate species...