Genomes and Genes
Summary: The behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a father.
Publications195 found, 100 shown here
- The effects of father involvement during pregnancy on receipt of prenatal care and maternal smokingLaurie T Martin
Research Associate, Child Trends, Suite 350, 4301 Connecticut Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Matern Child Health J 11:595-602. 2007..This study also examines sociodemographic predictors of father involvement during pregnancy...
- Sex differences in the parental behavior of rodentsJ S Lonstein
Center for Neuroendocrine Studies, Tobin Hall, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
Neurosci Biobehav Rev 24:669-86. 2000..Understanding the mechanisms that generate sex differences in the parental responsiveness of rodents may indicate how similar sex differences in parental care are generated in other mammals...
- Addressing policy barriers to paternal involvement during pregnancyAmina P Alio
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 644, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Matern Child Health J 15:425-30. 2011....
- From here to paternity: neural correlates of the onset of paternal behavior in California mice (Peromyscus californicus)Trynke R de Jong
Department of Biology, 3386 Spieth Hall, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA 92527, USA
Horm Behav 56:220-31. 2009..New fathers approached pups more rapidly and spent more time engaging in paternal behavior than virgin males. In each cage housing two virgin males, one was spontaneously paternal and one was not...
- Modeling dad: animal models of paternal behaviorAmanda C Kentner
Hotckiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Neurosci Biobehav Rev 34:438-51. 2010..focused on the interactions between mothers and offspring, with little research directed at understanding paternal behavior. In animal studies, experimenters correlate paternal behaviors with those seen in rodent or primate mothers, ..
- A self-consistent approach to paternity and parental effortAlasdair I Houston
School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, BS8 1UG, UK
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:351-62. 2002..It is easy to construct models that predict negative correlations between effort and paternity...
- The breastfeeding team: the role of involved fathers in the breastfeeding familyLynn A Rempel
Department of Nursing, Brock University, ON N2T 2H9, Canada
J Hum Lact 27:115-21. 2011..The experiences of these fathers suggest the importance of assisting them to recognize their unique contributions to the nurture of their children as members of the breastfeeding team...
- Testosterone, paternal behavior, and aggression in the monogamous California mouse (Peromyscus californicus)B C Trainor
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
Horm Behav 40:32-42. 2001Testosterone (T) mediates a trade-off, or negative correlation, between paternal behavior and aggression in several seasonally breeding avian species...
- Paternal care in rodents: weakening support for hormonal regulation of the transition to behavioral fatherhood in rodent animal models of biparental careKatherine E Wynne-Edwards
Department of Biology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 3N6
Horm Behav 52:114-21. 2007..sex steroids (estradiol, testosterone, progesterone), glucocorticoids, oxytocin and vasopressin and paternal behavior are reviewed...
- A change in life as experienced by first-time fathersAstrid Fägerskiöld
Department of Medicine and Health, Division of Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Scand J Caring Sci 22:64-71. 2008..Knowledge about first-time fathers' experiences during the early infancy of their children may bring about increased support from midwives and child health nurses...
- Behavioral transition from attack to parenting in male mice: a crucial role of the vomeronasal systemKashiko S Tachikawa
Research Unit for Affiliative Social Behavior and Laboratory for Neurobiology of Synapse, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Saitama 351 0198, Japan
J Neurosci 33:5120-6. 2013..Thus, the downregulation of pup pheromone-induced activation of the vomeronasal system might be important for the behavioral transition from attack to parenting in male mice...
- Heritability of parental effort in a passerine birdAndrew D C MacColl
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, United Kingdom
Evolution 57:2191-5. 2003..Using both parent-offspring regression, and an animal model approach, with a pedigree derived from ringing data, we show that our measure of effort has a significant heritable component...
- Scopolamine modulates paternal parental retrieval behavior in mice induced by the maternal mateHiroko Fujimoto
Department of Basic Research on Social Recognition, Research Center for Child Mental Development, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa 920 8640, Japan
Neurosci Lett 546:63-6. 2013..These results indicate the involvement of cholinergic cellular signaling in the central nervous system in the maternal induction of paternal parental behavior in ICR mice...
- Improving research, policy and practice to promote paternal involvement in pregnancy outcomes: the roles of obstetricians-gynecologistsM Jermane Bond
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Health Policy Institute, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 22:525-9. 2010..To review current research, policy, and practice on paternal involvement in pregnancy outcomes and suggest recommendations to improve paternal involvement in pregnancy and childbirth...
- Isotocin regulates paternal care in a monogamous cichlid fishLauren A O'Connell
Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78705, USA
Horm Behav 61:725-33. 2012..Our results indicate that isotocin plays a significant role in promoting paternal care, and more broadly suggest that the convergent evolution of paternal care across vertebrates may have recruited similar neuroendocrine mechanisms...
- Reinventing fatherhood in Japan and CanadaS Steinberg
St Mary s Hospital, Montreal, Que, Canada
Soc Sci Med 50:1257-72. 2000..Birth and early child rearing appears to have a significant impact on marriage in all four groups. Public policy issues are addressed and potential responses provided...
- How is sexual conflict over parental care resolved? A meta-analysisF Harrison
Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, UK
J Evol Biol 22:1800-12. 2009..We present a meta-analysis of 54 such studies, and conclude that the mean response was indeed partial compensation. Males and females responded differently and this was in part mediated by the type of manipulation used...
- Testosterone and prolactin are associated with emotional responses to infant cries in new fathersAlison S Fleming
Department of Psychology, University of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Horm Behav 42:399-413. 2002....
- Decisions about parental care in response to perceived paternityBryan D Neff
Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 5B7, Canada
Nature 422:716-9. 2003..These results confirm the importance of genetic relatedness in parental care decision-making...
- CD38 in the nucleus accumbens and oxytocin are related to paternal behavior in miceShirin Akther
Kanazawa University Center for Child Mental Development, Kanazawa 920 8640, Japan
Mol Brain 6:41. 2013..The neural circuitry and hormones that control paternal behavior are not well-understood...
- Testosterone response to courtship predicts future paternal behavior in the California mouse, Peromyscus californicusErin D Gleason
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Horm Behav 57:147-54. 2010..that male endocrine or behavioral response to courtship interactions would be predictive of future paternal behavior. To test this hypothesis, we formed 20 pairs of California mice, and evaluated their behavior during the ..
- Physiological reactivity to infant crying: a behavioral genetic studyD Out
Institute of Education and Child Studies, Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
Genes Brain Behav 9:868-76. 2010..These results point to genetic and experiential effects on HR reactivity to infant crying that may contribute to the explanation of variance in sensitive and harsh parenting...
- Paternal behavior and testosterone plasma levels in the Volcano Mouse Neotomodon alstoni (Rodentia: Muridae)Juana Luis
Unidad de Morfología y Función, FES Iztacala, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Tlalnepantla, Edo de Mexico, Mexico
Rev Biol Trop 57:433-9. 2009b>Paternal behavior and testosterone plasma levels in the Volcano Mouse Neotomodon alstoni (Rodentia: Muridae)...
- Paternal behavior increases testosterone levels in offspring of the California mouseElizabeth A Becker
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Horm Behav 58:385-9. 2010..Therefore, this period of development previously viewed as hormonally quiescent may be more active in response to paternal behavior than previously thought.
- Age-related changes in paternal responses of gerbils parallel changes in their testosterone concentrationsM M Clark
Department of Psychology, McMaster University, Hamilton Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
Dev Psychobiol 39:179-87. 2001....
- Evolution of monogamy, paternal investment, and female life history in PeromyscusEldin Jasarević
Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
J Comp Psychol 127:91-102. 2013..The results suggest monogamy and paternal investment can alter the evolution of female life-history trajectories in mammals...
- Hormonal correlates of human paternal interactions: a hospital-based investigation in urban JamaicaP B Gray
Department of Anthropology and Ethnic Studies, 4505 Maryland Parkway 5003, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, USA
Horm Behav 52:499-507. 2007..These findings also highlight the importance of sociocultural context in human fatherhood while exhibiting parallels with existing data on the non-human vertebrate hormonal bases of paternal care...
- Effect of neonatal handling and paternal care on offspring cognitive development in the monogamous California mouse (Peromyscus californicus)Timothy W Bredy
Developmental Neuroendocrinology Laboratory, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, and Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Horm Behav 46:30-8. 2004....
- Effect of resource availability on biparental care, and offspring neural and behavioral development in the California mouse (Peromyscus californicus)Timothy W Bredy
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Eur J Neurosci 25:567-75. 2007..Together, the results suggest that resource availability affects biparental investment strategies, with subsequent effects on hippocampal development and novel object recognition in the offspring...
- Non-genomic transmission of paternal behaviour between fathers and sons in the monogamous and biparental California mouseErin D Gleason
Departments of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1202 W Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53705, USA
Proc Biol Sci 280:20130824. 2013....
- Relating paternity to paternal careBen C Sheldon
EGI, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, OX1 3PS, UK
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:341-50. 2002..My conclusion is that although there are some cases where the models have qualitative support, we are a long way from understanding whether paternal care is commonly adjusted in relation to certainty of paternity...
- Fathers' functional status during pregnancy and the early postnatal periodU Sevil
Ege University School of Nursing, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
Midwifery 25:665-72. 2009..to determine the functional status of fathers whose wives were pregnant or in the early postnatal period...
- Paternal care and male mate-attraction effort in the European starling is adjusted to clutch sizeJan Komdeur
Zoological Laboratory, University of Groningen, PO Box 14, 9750 AA Haren, The Netherlands
Proc Biol Sci 269:1253-61. 2002..Experiments showed that the relative contribution of the male and female to nestling provisioning was unrelated to brood size...
- Evolutionary transitions in parental care and live bearing in vertebratesJohn D Reynolds
School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:269-81. 2002....
- Both oxytocin and vasopressin may influence alloparental behavior in male prairie volesKaren L Bales
Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Horm Behav 45:354-61. 2004..Since treatment with only one antagonist did not interfere with the expression of alloparenting, these results suggest that access to either OT or AVP receptors may be sufficient for the expression of alloparenting...
- Predictable males and unpredictable females: sex difference in repeatability of parental care in a wild bird populationS Nakagawa
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
J Evol Biol 20:1674-81. 2007..Our results suggest a need for a new theoretical framework that encompasses variation in the predictability and plasticity of parental investment by individuals...
- Paternal behavior influences development of aggression and vasopressin expression in male California mouse offspringCristianne R M Frazier
Department of Zoology, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
Horm Behav 50:699-707. 2006..This study provides further evidence that paternal behavior influences the development of aggression and associated neural substrates.
- Variation in testosterone levels and male reproductive effort: insight from a polygynous human populationAlexandra Alvergne
Universite Montpellier II, France CNRS, Institut des Sciences de l Evolution, Place Eugene Bataillon, CC 065, 34095 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
Horm Behav 56:491-7. 2009..Taken together with previous results in monogamous settings, these findings suggest that the endocrine regulation of reproductive effort is probably a general feature of human populations...
- Men's psychological transition to fatherhood: an analysis of the literature, 1989-2008Lucia Genesoni
Department of Psychology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Birth 36:305-18. 2009..The aim was to investigate men's psychological transition to fatherhood from pregnancy of the partner through the infant's first year of life...
- Parental division of labor, coordination, and the effects of family structure on parenting in monogamous prairie voles (Microtus ochrogaster)Todd H Ahern
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
Dev Psychobiol 53:118-31. 2011....
- Parental care and clutch sizes in North and South American birdsT E Martin
U S Geological Survey Biological Resources Division, Missoula, MT 59812, USA
Science 287:1482-5. 2000..However, neither Skutch's hypothesis nor two major alternatives explain differences between latitudes...
- Predictors of Urban fathers' involvement in their child's health careTrevena Moore
Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Pediatrics 113:574-80. 2004..The objective of this study was to explore the extent to which fathers are involved in their children's health care and identify those factors that are associated with greater involvement...
- Vasopressin and the transmission of paternal behavior across generations in mated, cross-fostered Peromyscus miceJanet K Bester-Meredith
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
Behav Neurosci 117:455-63. 2003The role of arginine vasopressin (AVP) in the nongenomic transfer of paternal behavior from fathers to offspring was examined in Peromyscus. Male California mice (P. californicus) exposed to fewer retrievals by white-footed mouse (P...
- Sexual conflict over care: antagonistic effects of clutch desertion on reproductive success of male and female penduline titsI Szentirmai
Department of Ethology, Eotvos University, Budapest, Pázmány P sétány 1 C, Hungary
J Evol Biol 20:1739-44. 2007..We argue that the strong antagonistic interests of sexes explain the high frequency of biparental desertion...
- Evolution of exclusive paternal care in arthopodsD W Tallamy
Delaware Agricultural Experiment Station, Department of Entomology and Applied Ecology, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19717 1303, USA
Annu Rev Entomol 46:139-65. 2001..Females use nest construction or the act of guarding another female's eggs as honest signals of paternal intent and quality...
- Short-term changes in fathers' hormones during father-child play: impacts of paternal attitudes and experienceLee T Gettler
Department of Anthropology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Horm Behav 60:599-606. 2011....
- Paternal behavior is associated with central neurohormone receptor binding patterns in meadow voles (Microtus pennsylvanicus)K J Parker
Department of Psychology and Reproductive Sciences Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109-1109, USA
Behav Neurosci 115:1341-8. 2001..autoradiography, the authors examined whether AVP and OT receptor patterns were associated with facultative paternal behavior in either sexually and parentally inexperienced or experienced meadow voles (Microtus pennsylvanicus)...
- Sensation seeking in fathers: the impact on testosterone and paternal investmentTiziana Perini
Department of Psychology, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Zurich, CH 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
Horm Behav 61:191-5. 2012..These data suggest that adaptation processes of the transition to fatherhood are influenced by individual differences in personality traits...
- Testosterone and prolactin in two songbirds that differ in paternal care: the Blue-headed Vireo and the Red-eyed VireoBrandi L Van Roo
Department of Biology, Framingham State College, Framingham, MA 01701, USA
Horm Behav 44:435-41. 2003..Our observations support the hypothesis that differences in paternal care reflect differences in circulating T and PRL...
- Effects of stress on parental care are sexually dimorphic in prairie volesKaren L Bales
Department of Psychiatry and Brain Body Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago IL 60612, USA
Physiol Behav 87:424-9. 2006..These findings support earlier studies suggesting that the neuroendocrine substrates of parental behavior, as well as the effects of stressors, are sexually dimorphic in this species...
- Support during labour: first-time fathers' descriptions of requested and received support during the birth of their childCaroline Bäckström
School of Life Sciences, University of Skovde, Gullhönevägen 15, 541 65 Skövde, Sweden
Midwifery 27:67-73. 2011..to explore how first-time fathers describe requested and received support during a normal birth...
- Species differences in paternal behavior and aggression in peromyscus and their associations with vasopressin immunoreactivity and receptorsJ K Bester-Meredith
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 53706, USA
Horm Behav 36:25-38. 1999..We propose the hypothesis that aggression may be better correlated with species patterns of AVP-ir staining density and receptor distribution...
- Central vasopressin administration regulates the onset of facultative paternal behavior in microtus pennsylvanicus (meadow voles)K J Parker
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48109-1109, USA
Horm Behav 39:285-94. 2001Pharmacological experiments have implicated a role for central arginine vasopressin (AVP) in regulating paternal behavior in monogamous prairie voles...
- Correlates of mother-premature infant interactionsDiane Holditch-Davis
School of Nursing, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Res Nurs Health 30:333-46. 2007..Greater maternal worry was related to more child irritability. These findings are consistent with the developmental science view that the mother-premature relationship is a complex, reciprocal process...
- Parental practices and willingness to ask for children's help later in lifeCarmi Schooler
Ph D, Section on Socio Environmental Studies, Intramural Research Program, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, 6101 Executive Boulevard, Suite 360, Room 362, MSC 8408, Bethesda, MD 20892 8408, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P165-70. 2007..was increased by responsive and decreased by restrictive-dominant maternal behavior; and (c) neither responsive nor restrictive-dominant paternal behavior affected fathers' later willingness to ask an adult child for help of either kind.
- Parenting behavior dimensions and child psychopathology: specificity, task dependency, and interactive relationsAnnalise Caron
Vanderbilt University, USA
J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:34-45. 2006..These findings indicate the importance of assessing and simultaneously analyzing multiple parenting behavior dimensions and multiple child psychopathology domains...
- A recognition-free mechanism for reliable rejection of brood parasitesMichael G Anderson
Ecology and Conservation Group, Institute of Natural Resources, Massey University, Albany Campus, Private Bag 102 904, North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
Trends Ecol Evol 22:283-6. 2007..Discrimination without recognition has important implications for the realized trajectories of host-parasite coevolutionary arms races...
- Life history evolution in cichlids 1: revisiting the evolution of life histories in relation to parental careN Kolm
Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
J Evol Biol 19:66-75. 2006..We suggest that re-evaluation of the generality of current models of the evolution of egg size under parental care in fishes is needed...
- Men's constructions of smoking in the context of women's tobacco reduction during pregnancy and postpartumJoan L Bottorff
University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, BC, Canada
Soc Sci Med 62:3096-108. 2006..Implications for gender-sensitive smoking cessation interventions are discussed...
- Experimental evidence for chick discrimination without recognition in a brood parasite hostTomas Grim
Department of Zoology, Palacky University, tr Svobody 26, 771 46 Olomouc, Czech Republic
Proc Biol Sci 274:373-81. 2007..These findings have crucial implications for the process and end-result of host-parasite arms races and our understanding of the cognitive basis of discriminatory mechanisms in general...
- Neither reduced photoperiod, nor female-related social cues, nor increased maternal thermal stress result in a paternally responsive Phodopus sungorus maleMary E Timonin
Department of Biology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON Canada K7L 3N6
Physiol Behav 88:309-16. 2006..Thus, paternal behavior might be expressed in response to relevant social and environmental cues...
- Perceived parenting behavior in the childhood of cocaine users: relationship with genotype and personality traitsG Gerra
Centro Studi Farmaco tossicodipendenze, Ser T, AUSL, Parma, Italy
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:52-7. 2007....
- Potential mechanisms of avian sex manipulationThomas W Pike
Evolution and Behaviour Research Group, School of Biology, Henry Wellcome Building, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4HH, UK
Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 78:553-74. 2003..The ideas outlined in this review provide good starting points for testing the hypotheses both experimentally (behaviourally and physiologically) and theoretically...
- Life history traits and parental care in Lepilemur ruficaudatusRoland Hilgartner
Department of Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology, German Primate Centre, Gottingen, Germany
Am J Primatol 70:2-11. 2008..We conclude that the necessity of direct infant care cannot explain the evolution and/or maintenance of pair-living in Lepilemur ruficaudatus...
- Maternal gatekeeping, coparenting quality, and fathering behavior in families with infantsSarah J Schoppe-Sullivan
Department of Human Development and Family Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Fam Psychol 22:389-98. 2008..These findings are consistent with the notion that mothers may shape father involvement through their roles as "gatekeepers."..
- Sexual conflict and consistency of offspring desertion in Eurasian penduline tit Remiz pendulinusAkos Pogány
Department of Ethology, Eotvos University, Pázmány Péter s 1 c, Budapest, H 1117, Hungary
BMC Evol Biol 8:242. 2008..Here we investigate whether the variation in offspring desertion in a population emerges either by each individual behaving consistently between different broods, or it is driven by the environment...
- Sheep in wolf's clothing: host nestling vocalizations resemble their cowbird competitor'sKatie Pagnucco
Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada N6A 5B7
Proc Biol Sci 275:1061-5. 2008..Our results support the recently proposed hypothesis that signalling in parasitized nests involves a dynamic interaction between parasitic and host nestlings, rather than a one-way process of mimicry by the parasite...
- Perspectives of mothers with substance use problems on father involvementRobin E Gearing
1Columbia University School of Social Work, New York, USA
Can J Clin Pharmacol 15:e99-107. 2008..To date, little research has focused on the implications, meaning and experiences of father involvement on mothers with substance use problems...
- Dark nests and conspicuousness in color patterns of nestlings of altricial birdsJesús M Avilés
Departamento de Ecología Funcional y Evolutiva, Estación Experimental de Zonas Aridas Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, General Segura 1, E 04001 Almería, Spain
Am Nat 171:327-38. 2008....
- Parental conflict in birds: comparative analyses of offspring development, ecology and mating opportunitiesV A Olson
Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Bath, 4 South, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY, UK
Proc Biol Sci 275:301-7. 2008..They also support the view that the major correlates of the intersexual conflict are mating opportunities for both sexes, rather than the breeding environment...
- The effects of variable foraging conditions on common murre (Uria aalge) corticosterone concentrations and parental provisioningLesley M Doody
Department of Biology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada A1B 3X9
Horm Behav 53:140-8. 2008....
- Mothers and fathers of very low-birthweight infants: similarities and differences in the first year after birthNancy Feeley
Department of Nursing, Centre for Nursing Research, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:558-67. 2007..To compare the psychosocial adjustment and the quality of interaction with their infant of mothers and fathers of very low-birthweight infants at two time points in the first year of the infant's life...
- Spontaneous egg or chick abandonment in energy-depleted king penguins: a role for corticosterone and prolactin?Rene Groscolas
Institut Pluridisciplinaire Hubert Curien, Departement d Ecologie, Physiologie et Ethologie, UMR 7178 CNRS ULP, 23 rue Becquerel, 67087, Strasbourg Cedex 02, France
Horm Behav 53:51-60. 2008....
- Parents' representations of their children: an exploratory study using the Osgood Semantic Differential ScalesSilvia Salcuni
Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italy
Percept Mot Skills 105:39-46. 2007..Average factor scores were significantly different. There were no significant differences between fathers and mothers on the four factor scores. Children were more positively evaluated the younger they were...
- Parental investment with a superior alien in the broodØ H Holen
Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, Department of Biology, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
J Evol Biol 20:2165-72. 2007..As parasites reared together with host offspring are often superior competitors, their hosts could benefit from increasing investment in response to suspected parasitism...
- Parental behaviors in rats and miceJoseph S Lonstein
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
Curr Protoc Neurosci . 2002....
- Does the badge of status influence parental care and investment in house sparrows? An experimental testShinichi Nakagawa
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Oecologia 153:749-60. 2007..We conclude that badge size does not signal parental quality, but that the ages of both sexes and the condition of the female play significant roles in the reproductive performance of this species...
- [Analysis of the care delivered to hospitalized newborns according to the Winnicottian perspective]Fabiane Carvalhais Regis
Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Sao Paulo
Rev Bras Enferm 58:39-43. 2005..We believe that it is necessary that the caring practice must be reevaulated, so that all members of the team, and also mothers and fathers are able to provide adequate holding for the infant's development...
- Mothers' and fathers' behaviors toward their 3- to 4-month-old infants in lower, middle, and upper socioeconomic African American familiesJaipaul L Roopnarine
Department of Child and Family Studies, Syracuse University, NY 13244, USA
Dev Psychol 41:723-32. 2005..Fathers and mothers in the different socioeconomic groups held, displayed affection to, and soothed their infants differently...
- Pregnant women quit smoking; what about fathers? Survey study in Bursa Region, TurkeyYesim Uncu
Yesim Uncu, Uludag University, School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Gorukle Bursa 16069, Turkey
Croat Med J 46:832-7. 2005..To evaluate maternal and paternal smoking habits during pregnancy and determine their correlation with pregnancy complications and newborn status...
- Parental care and adaptive brood sex ratio manipulation in birdsDennis Hasselquist
Department of Animal Ecology, Lund University, Ecology Building, 223 62, Sweden
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:363-72. 2002....
- Plasticity in juvenile hormone in male burying beetles during breeding: physiological consequences of the loss of a mateS Carmen Panaitof
Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, Rudman Hall, Durham, NH 03824 2617, USA
J Insect Physiol 50:715-24. 2004..The regulation of JH in male burying beetles appears thus to be dependent on the presence of a mate and on critical stimuli from young...
- Parentally biased favouritism: why should parents specialize in caring for different offspring?C M Lessells
Netherlands Institute of Ecology, Boterhoeksestraat 48, PO Box 40, 6666 ZG Heteren, The Netherlands
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:381-403. 2002..Parentally biased favouritism towards particular individual offspring (brood division) can be explained by parent-offspring conflict or sexual conflict...
- Social interactions of children with autism in father-child and mother-child play sessionsJennifer H Elder
University of Florida, College of Nursing, Gainesville, FL, USA
Pediatr Nurs 28:573-8, 581. 2002..These findings are consistent with the clinical impression that autism is a syndrome with various symptom configurations and individual differences in behaviors...
- Changes in plasma corticosterone and adrenocortical response to stress during the breeding cycle in high altitude flycatchersMaria Elena Pereyra
Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, USA
Gen Comp Endocrinol 130:222-31. 2003....
- Outline of the evolution of behavioral and nonbehavioral patterns of parental care among the vertebrates: critical characteristics of mammalian and avian parental behaviorJay S Rosenblatt
Psychology Department, Rutgers University Newark, New Jersey, USA
Scand J Psychol 44:265-71. 2003..Among birds there is the period of egg incubation in the nest preceding hatching of the young, in addition to the above characteristics of mammals, but the mother-offspring unit is not the basis for social organization...
- Paternal care in the social and diurnal striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio): laboratory and field evidenceCarsten Schradin
Ecophysiological Studies Research Group, School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
J Comp Psychol 117:317-24. 2003....
- Mothers, not fathers, determine the delayed onset of male carrying in Goeldi's monkey (Callimico goeldii)Carsten Schradin
Anthropologisches Institut und Museum, Universitat Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
J Hum Evol 45:389-99. 2003..We suggest that one ultimate explanation for that delay might be increased infant mortality when infant transfer starts at an earlier stage...
- Carotenoid-based nestling colouration and parental favouritism in the great titBarbara Tschirren
Division of Evolutionary Ecology, Zoological Institute, University of Bern, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
Oecologia 143:477-82. 2005..Alternative explanations for the evolution of carotenoid-based colours in nestling birds are discussed...
- Darwinian grandparenting: preferential investment in more certain kinSimon M Laham
University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:63-72. 2005..Exposure to grandparents revealed a similar pattern of findings but did not show the same sensitivity to the presence of more certain kin and did not appear to account for the closeness ratings...
- Reproduction: the adaptive significance of endothermyC G Farmer
Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
Am Nat 162:826-40. 2003
- Fathers' behavior during their child's ambulatory surgeryJocelyne Tourigny
School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 27:69-81. 2004....
- The evolution of avian parental careNancy Tyler Burley
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Irvine 92697 2525, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:241-50. 2002..In stage IV, altriciality coevolved with increasing biparental care, resulting in social monogamy. Approaches for testing behavioural hypotheses are suggested...
- Household chaos--links with parenting and child behaviourJoanne Coldwell
Psychology Department, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1116-22. 2006..In addition, we investigated whether household chaos acts as a moderator between parenting and children's behaviour...
- Why is mutual mate choice not the norm? Operational sex ratios, sex roles and the evolution of sexually dimorphic and monomorphic signallingHanna Kokko
Division of Environmental and Evolutionary Biology, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, UK
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:319-30. 2002..This divergence is prevented, and mutual mate choice maintained, if synergistic benefits of biparental care render parental investment both high and not too different in the two sexes...
- Male-only care and classical polyandry in birds: phylogeny, ecology and sex differences in remating opportunitiesIan P F Owens
Department of Biological Sciences and NERC Centre for Population Biology, Imperial College at Silwood Park, Ascot, Berkshire SL5 7PY, UK
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:283-93. 2002..This in turn suggests that sex differences in remating opportunities are the key ecological factor in determining male-only care and classical polyandry in birds...
- Resource defense and juvenile hormone: the "challenge hypothesis" extended to insectsMichelle Pellissier Scott
Department of Zoology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, 03824, USA
Horm Behav 49:276-81. 2006..These findings support the challenge hypothesis and suggest that mating systems and breeding strategies can promote plastic responses in insect, as well as vertebrate, endocrine systems...
- Phylogenetic reconstruction of parental-care systems in the ancestors of birdsBirgitta S Tullberg
Department of Zoology, University of Stockholm, S 106 91, Sweden
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:251-7. 2002..We suggest that the phylogenetic pattern should be used as a starting point for a more detailed analysis of parental care systems in birds and their relatives...
- An exploration of links between early parenting experiences and personality disorder type and disordered personality functioningG Parker
School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Australia
J Pers Disord 13:361-74. 1999..Multiple regression analyses indicated that disordered functioning (as assessed by the three independent rater groups) was most distinctly associated with paternal indifference and maternal overcontrol...
- Childhood adversities associated with risk for eating disorders or weight problems during adolescence or early adulthoodJeffrey G Johnson
Columbia University and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Psychiatry 159:394-400. 2002..A community-based prospective longitudinal study was conducted to investigate the association between childhood adversities and problems with eating or weight during adolescence and early adulthood...
- Quantification of whole brain arginine vasotocin for two Syngnathus pipefishes: elevated concentrations correlated with paternal broodingJennifer L Ripley
Department of Biology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
Fish Physiol Biochem 36:867-74. 2010..study begins to address whether paternal functions for AVT have independently evolved in species in which paternal behavior has evolved...
- Regulators of Male Parental CareToni Ziegler; Fiscal Year: 2006..With the development of parenting behavioral assays, the marmoset has the potential to be an ideal model system for studying parental care in primates and providing insights into the human condition. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Neuroendocrine Control of Paternal Care in the Common MarmosetToni Elaine Ziegler; Fiscal Year: 2010..to infant cues than experienced males, suggesting there is an experience and hormonal influence on paternal behavior. Specific Aim 1 will test paternally experienced adult male marmosets for their infant responsiveness to an ..
- DOPAMINE REGULATION OF SOCIAL ATTACHMENTZuoxin Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013..derived from studies of maternal behavior, mainly because only ~3-5% of mammalian species display paternal behavior, and thus, an animal model has not yet been fully developed...
- Functional Neuroanatomy of Maternal & Paternal BehaviorJEFFREY LORBERBAUM; Fiscal Year: 2006..As rodent paternal behavior appears to involve similar brain regions to that of maternal behavior, we expect fathers will show increased ..
- The Neural Basis of Sexually Dimorphic Brain FunctionGEERT DE VRIES; Fiscal Year: 2007..virtue of its theme, this project will increase what little knowledge is available on the neural control of paternal behavior as well as on the role of sex differences in the brain...
- THE DEVELOPMENT OF EMOTIONAL SELF-REGULATIONJames Connell; Fiscal Year: 1992..change in ESR, specifically the prediction of individual differences in ESR "growth curves" by maternal and paternal behavior and temperament measures; and, the testing of alternative models of interrelations among ESR, parent ..
- The Role of Septal V1aR Density in Regulating Social BehaviorLisa A McGraw; Fiscal Year: 2010..will be tested and compared to controls for their propensity to form a partner preference and to engage in paternal behavior. Second, a selective breeding strategy will be used to determine whether V1aR density in the LS is a major ..
- CENTRAL VASOPRESSIN AND SOCIAL ATTACHMENTZuoxin Wang; Fiscal Year: 2000..prairie voles as measured by the development of partner preferences, selective aggression to strangers, and paternal behavior to offspring...
- Parent Intervention for Drug-Abusing FathersThomas McMahon; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Psychosis: Early Detection, Intervention and PreventionWilliam McFarlane; Fiscal Year: 2007..It will allow the analysis of key social factors contributing to psychosis and their interaction with the treatment conditions and each other. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mid-Brain Modulation of Social AttachmentJoseph Curtis; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results of these studies will further our understanding of the brain circuitry involved in social attachment, and thus provide insights into the causes of a variety of human ailments. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Estrogen receptors, photoperiod, and aggressionBRIAN TRAINOR; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposed research should provide a novel and important framework to understand how the environment interacts with ER function to modulate behavior. ..
- NEUROPEPTIDERGIC CONTROL OF MATERNAL BEHAVIORBENJAMIN NEPHEW; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Youth and Parent Knowledge of Diabetes ComplicationsTim Wysocki; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PSYCHOBIOLOGY OF CONGENITAL ADRENAL HYPERPLASIA (CAH)HEINO MEYER BAHLBURG; Fiscal Year: 2002..The findings will contribute to our understanding of psychosexual differentiation in general and to the resolution of ongoing major controversies in the clinical management of patients with intersexuality. ..
- Diabetes in Neuropsychiatric DisordersBrian Kirkpatrick; Fiscal Year: 2009..These studies will assess whether schizophrenia is associated with impaired glucose tolerance, and whether this abnormality predicts the subsequent risk of impaired fasting glucose with olanzapine administration. ..
- Classes and Stages of Adolescent Alcohol InvolvementJohn Donovan; Fiscal Year: 2009..Establishing the stages of adolescent alcohol involvement and the risk factors for transitions among these stages should facilitate the design of more effective prevention and intervention efforts in this population. ..
- The Psychobiology of Rhythms in Diurnal MammalsLaura Smale; Fiscal Year: 2009..These insights will help us understand and eventually alleviate the myriad medical and behavioral problems faced by shift workers, who represent 16% of Americans ..
- Prenatal Depression and a Yoga InterventionTiffany M Field; Fiscal Year: 2010..We would expect that yoga would decrease depression, increase vagal activity, decrease cortisol and increase gestational age (decrease prematurity). ..
- Neurohormonal Effects of Massage TherapyTiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2007..The K05 would allow me to increase my research time including being mentored and mentoring students from 25 to 75% time. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Prenatal Smoking and Patterns of Youth Problem BehaviorLauren Wakschlag; Fiscal Year: 2007..The potential moderational role of family factors will be explored. ..
- Adult Neurogenesis, Amygdala, and Social AttachmentZuoxin Wang; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- BEHAVIOR THERAPY FOR FAMILIES OF DIABETIC ADOLESCENTSTim Wysocki; Fiscal Year: 2003..These results could influence the clinical practice of diabetes management and health care policy regarding adolescents with diabetes and other chronic diseases. ..
- Aromatase regulation of paternal behavior and aggressionBRIAN TRAINOR; Fiscal Year: 2002..This application proposes to examine how aromatase mediates the effects of testosterone on paternal behavior and inter-male aggression in the monogamous California mouse, a species in which males show high levels of ..
- Children with Chronic Health Conditions: Family ImpactKAREN KUHLTAHU; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- GENES, ADOLESCENT ADJUSTMENT, AND FAMILY PROCESSESJenae Neiderhiser; Fiscal Year: 2001..This proposal, using the most recent advances in quantitative genetics and the most recent advances in molecular genetics has great potential for informing the question of how genes influence development. ..
- Consequences of Prenatal Cocaine Exposure in AdolescenceVirginia Delaney Black; Fiscal Year: 2006..The proposed research will provide data critical to understanding the impact of prenatal cocaine exposure in adolescence, and to shape future studies of problem behaviors in late adolescence and early adulthood. ..
- Father Involvement, Coparenting, and Child FunctioningSARAH SCHOPPE SULLIVAN; Fiscal Year: 2006..Funding is sought for the extension of the current data collection effort with a longitudinal component, which would enhance the scientific and practical value of this work. ..
- Genes, Enivronment and the Adjustment of Family MembersJenae Neiderhiser; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- INTENSIVE THERAPY FOR IDDM IN YOUTH--OUTCOME PREDICTIONSTim Wysocki; Fiscal Year: 2001..The study will specify behavioral and psychological factors that mediate IT and UC response, promoting the development of interventions targeting these mechanisms and of well validated protocols for the selection of patients for IT. ..
- Biological Actions of a Gonadotrophin-Inhibitory PeptideJohn Wingfield; Fiscal Year: 2004..The studies outlined in this application will provide a new level of understanding of the neural basis of reproduction that can then be applied to reproductive research in general. ..
- Dopamine regulates drug and social reward interactionsZuoxin Wang; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Maternal Availability and Postnatal Brain DevelopmentKaren Parker; Fiscal Year: 2005..This animal model provides valuable insights on a basic process in human development, insofar as early emotional challenges foster adaptations useful later in life. ..
- Observational Measurement of Preschool Behavior ProblemsLauren Wakschlag; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Massaging Preterm Infants Enhances GrowthTiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Avian models for aging: telomeres and oxidative damageCarol Vleck; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Predictors of Adolescent Girls Physical ActivityKIRSTEN DAVISON; Fiscal Year: 2007..Such information is essential to designing effective prevention programs that promote recommended levels of physical activity during adolescence. [unreadable] [unreadable]..