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  1. doi Combined effects of chemical and visual information in eliciting antipredator behaviour in juvenile Atlantic salmon Salmo salar
    J W Kim
    Department of Biology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Fish Biol 74:1280-90. 2009
  2. pmc Transient climate-carbon simulations of planetary geoengineering
    H Damon Matthews
    Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 290 Panama Street, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:9949-54. 2007
  3. ncbi The Cognitive Avoidance Questionnaire: validation of the English translation
    Kathryn A Sexton
    Concordia University, Department of Psychology, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, L PY 170, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    J Anxiety Disord 22:355-70. 2008
  4. ncbi Physical health problems, depressive mood, and cortisol secretion in old age: buffer effects of health engagement control strategies
    Carsten Wrosch
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, and Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Psychol 26:341-9. 2007
  5. ncbi Exchange-mediated spin-lattice relaxation of Fe3+ ions in borate glasses
    Sushil K Misra
    Physics Department, Concordia University, 1455 de Maisonneuve Boulevard West, Montreal, Que, Canada H3G 1M8
    J Magn Reson 185:38-41. 2007
  6. ncbi ERP measures of auditory word repetition and translation priming in bilinguals
    Natalie A Phillips
    Department of Psychology Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    Brain Res 1125:116-31. 2006
  7. ncbi Sex differences in OCD symptomatology: an evolutionary perspective
    Gad Saad
    John Molson School of Business, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd West, Montreal, QC, Canada H3G 1M8
    Med Hypotheses 67:1455-9. 2006
  8. ncbi Neural pathways involved in the endocrine response of anestrous ewes to the male or its odor
    H Gelez
    Station de Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements, UMR 6175 INRA CNRS, Universite de Tours, Haras Nationaux 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Neuroscience 140:791-800. 2006
  9. ncbi Postural adaptation to walking on inclined surfaces: II. Strategies following spinal cord injury
    Alain Leroux
    Department of Exercise Science, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:1273-82. 2006
  10. ncbi The effect of early musical training on adult motor performance: evidence for a sensitive period in motor learning
    Virginia Penhune
    Laboratory for Motor Learning and Neural Plasticity, Department of Psychology, SP A 244, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke W, Montreal, QC H4B 1R6, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1060:265-8. 2005

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  1. doi Combined effects of chemical and visual information in eliciting antipredator behaviour in juvenile Atlantic salmon Salmo salar
    J W Kim
    Department of Biology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Fish Biol 74:1280-90. 2009
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  2. pmc Transient climate-carbon simulations of planetary geoengineering
    H Damon Matthews
    Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 290 Panama Street, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:9949-54. 2007
    ..Thus, employing geoengineering schemes with continued carbon emissions could lead to severe risks for the global climate system...
  3. ncbi The Cognitive Avoidance Questionnaire: validation of the English translation
    Kathryn A Sexton
    Concordia University, Department of Psychology, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, L PY 170, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    J Anxiety Disord 22:355-70. 2008
    ..3% female; mean age=23.13 years, S.D.=5.18 years) undergraduate students at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada...
  4. ncbi Physical health problems, depressive mood, and cortisol secretion in old age: buffer effects of health engagement control strategies
    Carsten Wrosch
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, and Douglas Hospital Research Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Psychol 26:341-9. 2007
    ..It was expected that adaptive levels of HECS would buffer the adverse effects of physical health problems on depressive mood and diurnal cortisol secretion...
  5. ncbi Exchange-mediated spin-lattice relaxation of Fe3+ ions in borate glasses
    Sushil K Misra
    Physics Department, Concordia University, 1455 de Maisonneuve Boulevard West, Montreal, Que, Canada H3G 1M8
    J Magn Reson 185:38-41. 2007
    ..1% Fe2O3-doped glass samples. These results are consistent with spin-lattice relaxation as effected by exchange interaction of a Fe3+ spin exchange-coupled to another Fe3+ spin in an amorphous material...
  6. ncbi ERP measures of auditory word repetition and translation priming in bilinguals
    Natalie A Phillips
    Department of Psychology Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    Brain Res 1125:116-31. 2006
    ..These data are discussed in light of current models of bilingual word processing and suggest modality differences in the pattern of activation of lexical and conceptual information...
  7. ncbi Sex differences in OCD symptomatology: an evolutionary perspective
    Gad Saad
    John Molson School of Business, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd West, Montreal, QC, Canada H3G 1M8
    Med Hypotheses 67:1455-9. 2006
    ..Cross-cultural clinical data, originating from a heterogeneous set of cultures and highlighting universal patterns of sex-specific OCD symptomatology, would provide a strong test of the posited hypotheses...
  8. ncbi Neural pathways involved in the endocrine response of anestrous ewes to the male or its odor
    H Gelez
    Station de Physiologie de la Reproduction et des Comportements, UMR 6175 INRA CNRS, Universite de Tours, Haras Nationaux 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Neuroscience 140:791-800. 2006
    ..Numerous structures widely distributed seem involved in the processing of the male olfactory cue to reach the gonadotropin-releasing hormone neurons...
  9. ncbi Postural adaptation to walking on inclined surfaces: II. Strategies following spinal cord injury
    Alain Leroux
    Department of Exercise Science, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:1273-82. 2006
    ..To investigate the postural adaptations to inclined walking in spinal cord injured (SCI) subjects...
  10. ncbi The effect of early musical training on adult motor performance: evidence for a sensitive period in motor learning
    Virginia Penhune
    Laboratory for Motor Learning and Neural Plasticity, Department of Psychology, SP A 244, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke W, Montreal, QC H4B 1R6, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1060:265-8. 2005
    ..These results support the idea that there may be a sensitive period in childhood for motor training, similar to that observed for language learning...
  11. ncbi Playmates and teachers: reciprocal and complementary interactions between siblings
    Nina Howe
    Department of Education, Concordia University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    J Fam Psychol 19:497-502. 2005
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  12. ncbi Exercise training to improve motor performance in chronic stroke: effects of a community-based exercise program
    Alain Leroux
    Department of Exercise Science, Concordia University and Centre de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Réadaptation du Montréal Métropolitain Site, Constance Lethbridge Rehabilitation Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Rehabil Res 28:17-23. 2005
    ..To prevent decline in motor performance, community-based exercise programs should thus be made available for stroke patients discharged from rehabilitation services...
  13. ncbi Local field potential oscillations in primate cerebellar cortex: synchronization with cerebral cortex during active and passive expectancy
    Richard Courtemanche
    Department of Exercise Science amd Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Concordia University, 7141, Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal Qc H4B 1R6, Canada
    J Neurophysiol 93:2039-52. 2005
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  14. ncbi Characterization of a complex formed between human plasminogen and recombinant sheep prion: pressure and thermal sensitivity of complex formation
    J A Kornblatt
    Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 50:387-96. 2004
    ..In the absence of proteolytic inhibitors, plasminogen slowly cleaved the prion protein...
  15. ncbi A comparison of bootstrap methods and an adjusted bootstrap approach for estimating the prediction error in microarray classification
    Wenyu Jiang
    Biometric Research Branch, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6130 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Stat Med 26:5320-34. 2007
    ..Even with small samples, it does not suffer from large upward bias as the leave-one-out bootstrap and the 0.632+ bootstrap, and it does not suffer from large variability as the leave-one-out cross-validation in microarray applications...
  16. ncbi High-dimensional unsupervised selection and estimation of a finite generalized Dirichlet mixture model based on minimum message length
    Nizar Bouguila
    Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    IEEE Trans Pattern Anal Mach Intell 29:1716-31. 2007
    ..The validation involves synthetic data, real data clustering, and two interesting real applications: classification of web pages, and texture database summarization for efficient retrieval...
  17. ncbi Attentional switching in the sequential flanker task: age, location, and time course effects
    Karen Z H Li
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke St West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:416-27. 2008
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of the attentional mechanisms that underlie task set switching and sequential performance...
  18. doi Specific increases within global decreases: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation of five days of motor sequence learning
    Christopher J Steele
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec H4B 1R6, Canada
    J Neurosci 30:8332-41. 2010
    ..Finally, functional connectivity between M1 and cerebellum in late learning points to their interaction as a mechanism underlying the long-term representation and expression of a well learned skill...
  19. doi Limits of peripheral direction discrimination of point-light walkers
    Rick Gurnsey
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Vis 10:15.1-17. 2010
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  20. doi High cortisol levels in the offspring of parents with bipolar disorder during two weeks of daily sampling
    Mark A Ellenbogen
    Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Bipolar Disord 12:77-86. 2010
    ..The goal of the present study was to determine whether FH+ offspring, approximately two years later, continued to exhibit elevated cortisol levels relative to FH- offspring during two weeks of daily sampling...
  21. doi Structure and correlates of spillover from nonwork to work: an examination of nonwork activities, well-being, and work outcomes
    Tracy D Hecht
    Department of Management, John Molson School of Business, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Occup Health Psychol 14:414-26. 2009
    ..We also found that sports, recreation, and fitness are associated with improved well-being and positive emotional spillover. Negative spillover is associated with negative outcomes...
  22. doi Temporary inactivation of the dorsal entorhinal cortex impairs acquisition and retrieval of spatial information
    Stephane Gaskin
    Center for Studies in Behavioural Neurobiology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 93:203-7. 2010
    ..Interactions between the entorhinal cortex and hippocampus in the acquisition and expression of the information required for this discrimination are discussed...
  23. doi A two-stage neural network based technique for protein secondary structure prediction
    Rajasekhar Kakumani
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd West, Montreal, H3G1M8, Quebec, Canada
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:1355-8. 2008
    ..The strategy of binning allows for simplified and accurate neural models. This technique is implemented on the RS126 dataset and its prediction accuracy is compared with that of the standard PHD approach...
  24. doi Informed consent in biobank research: a deliberative approach to the debate
    David M Secko
    Department of Journalism, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke St West, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:781-9. 2009
    ..In this context, there was persistent disagreement about when consent was required for new research activities...
  25. doi Filtration of contaminated suspended solids for the treatment of surface water
    Catherine N Mulligan
    Department of Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Concordia University, 1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd W, Montreal, Canada H3G 1M8
    Chemosphere 74:779-86. 2009
    ..The development of this technology could potentially protect the public and aquatic plants and animals from dangerous contaminants such as heavy metals adsorbed onto the suspended solids...
  26. pmc Towards automatic recognition of scientifically rigorous clinical research evidence
    Halil Kilicoglu
    Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Concordia University, 1515 Ste Catherine West, Montreal, QC, H3G 1M8, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:25-31. 2009
    ..Our results demonstrate that a high quality gold standard and advanced classification methods can help clinicians acquire best evidence from the medical literature...
  27. doi Stimulus magnification equates identification and discrimination of biological motion across the visual field
    Rick Gurnsey
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    Vision Res 48:2827-34. 2008
    ..34 (SEM=.21, N=6) in the walker identification task. We conclude that size scaling is sufficient to equate discrimination and identification of point-light walkers across the visual field...
  28. doi The association of affiliation and achievement personality styles with DSM-IV personality disorders
    Andrew G Ryder
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, QC
    J Pers Disord 22:208-16. 2008
    ..Results are discussed in the context of current efforts to capture personality psychopathology within a comprehensive dimensional framework...
  29. ncbi Mental activity and referential activity of beginning therapists: a construct validity study of the Countertransference Rating System (CRS)
    J Eric Dubé
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Psychother 61:351-74. 2007
    ..Dominant categories within each dimension displayed patterns of correlation with RA that are consistent with the constructs. These results are discussed with reference to potential impact on intervention and training...
  30. ncbi Lost in translation: bibliotherapy and evidence-based medicine
    Deborah Dysart-Gale
    General Studies Unit, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
    J Med Humanit 29:33-43. 2008
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  31. ncbi Modeling of bone at a single lamella level
    I Jasiuk
    Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1M8, Canada
    Biomech Model Mechanobiol 3:67-74. 2004
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  32. ncbi Environmental applications for biosurfactants
    Catherine N Mulligan
    Department Building, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Concordia University, 1455 de Maisonneuve Boulevard W, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3G 1M8
    Environ Pollut 133:183-98. 2005
    ..As most of the research until now has been performed with rhamnolipids, other biosurfactants need to be investigated as they may have more promising properties...
  33. ncbi Detection of specific antibodies using immunosubtraction and capillary electrophoresis instrumentation
    D M Paquette
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Electrophoresis 22:2391-7. 2001
    ..As an example of the ICIS assay's capabilities, the relative quantification of anti-fluorescein in serum is presented...
  34. ncbi Global and specific relational models in the experience of social interactions
    T Pierce
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:613-31. 2001
    ..This research highlighted that relational or attachment models can be considered global and specific representational structures, reflecting relational and individual differences...
  35. ncbi Differences in locomotor response to an inescapable novel environment predict sensitivity to aversive effects of amphetamine
    D Kunin
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Pharmacol 12:61-7. 2001
    ..In contrast, HR rats display less sensitivity to aversive effects of amphetamine, which may explain their greater propensity to self-administer amphetamine...
  36. ncbi Texture space
    R Gurnsey
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Quebec, H4B 1R6, Montreal, Canada
    Vision Res 41:745-57. 2001
    ..The first component decorrelates initial filter responses and the second component maps the decorrelated filter responses to a perceptual space. These latter transformations show remarkable agreement between the three subjects...
  37. ncbi Anterograde and retrograde memory for object discriminations and places in rats with perirhinal cortex lesions
    D G Mumby
    Department of Psychology, DS 413, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke St W, Quebec, H4B 1R6, Montreal, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 114:119-34. 2000
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  38. pmc Pathways to relapse: the neurobiology of drug- and stress-induced relapse to drug-taking
    J Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Que
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 25:125-36. 2000
    ..By contrast, relapse induced by "priming" injections of drugs is relatively unaffected by manipulation of CRF and NE systems of the brain...
  39. ncbi Appetitive and consummatory sexual behaviors of female rats in bilevel chambers. II. Patterns of estrus termination following vaginocervical stimulation
    J G Pfaus
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1M8, Canada
    Horm Behav 37:96-107. 2000
    ..However, the effects of VCS are dependent on the frequency of hormone priming, suggesting that hormone treatment may block some of the long-term inhibitory effects of VCS on female sexual behavior...
  40. ncbi Retrograde amnesia and selective damage to the hippocampal formation: memory for places and object discriminations
    D G Mumby
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal Que, Canada
    Behav Brain Res 106:97-107. 1999
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  41. ncbi Models of intelligence in late life: comment on Hultsch et al. (1999)
    D Pushkar
    Center for Research in Human Development, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Aging 14:520-7; discussion 528-34. 1999
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  42. ncbi Impaired allocentric spatial working memory and intact retrograde memory after thalamic damage caused by thiamine deficiency in rats
    D G Mumby
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 113:42-50. 1999
    ..Neither PTD-induced diencephalic damage nor restricted IML lesions appear to produce a global retrograde amnesia...
  43. ncbi Diversity and the social mind: goals, constructs, culture, and development
    W M Bukowski
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 34:742-6. 1998
    ..Finally, within-culture variability needs to be studied in conjunction with between-culture variability so that a full model of diversity and development can be constructed...
  44. ncbi "All the sheeps are dead. He murdered them": sibling pretense, negotiation, internal state language, and relationship quality
    N Howe
    Department of Education, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Child Dev 69:182-91. 1998
    ..Discussion focuses on the sibling relationship as a context in which to investigate the links between aspects of pretend play, sibling relationship quality, and social understanding...
  45. ncbi Everyday activity parameters and competence in older adults
    D Pushkar
    Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Aging 12:600-9. 1997
    ..In both studies, competence variables helped explain activity parameters independently of age and demographic variables. There was no support for the challenge hypothesis in either study...
  46. ncbi Perspectives on object-recognition memory following hippocampal damage: lessons from studies in rats
    D G Mumby
    Department of Psychology, DS 413, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke St W, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    Behav Brain Res 127:159-81. 2001
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  47. ncbi Toddlers' attention to intentions-in-action in learning novel action words
    Diane Poulin-Dubois
    Centre for Research in Human Development Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Dev Psychol 38:104-14. 2002
    ..The results show that by the middle of the 2nd year, children begin to consider intentions-in-action when acquiring the meaning of novel action verbs...
  48. ncbi Brain reward circuitry and the regulation of energy balance
    P Shizgal
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:S17-21. 2001
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  49. ncbi Context-dependent effects of hippocampal damage on memory in the shock-probe test
    Hugo Lehmann
    Department of Psychology, Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Hippocampus 15:18-25. 2005
    ..The results of the shock-probe test suggest that the anterograde amnesia following hippocampal lesions is due mainly to an inability to associate the context with the shock more than to an inability to associate the probe with shock...
  50. ncbi An annotated checklist of Hymenolepidid cestodes described from birds: 1983-2002
    J D McLaughlin
    Huntsman Marine Science Center, St Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada
    Parassitologia 45:33-45. 2003
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  51. pmc Selective facilitation of sexual solicitation in the female rat by a melanocortin receptor agonist
    James G Pfaus
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada H4B 1R6
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:10201-4. 2004
    ..Accordingly, PT-141 may be the first identified pharmacological agent with the capability to treat female sexual desire disorders...
  52. ncbi Functional and anatomical memory indices in patients with or at risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Natalie A Phillips
    Centre for Research in Human Development Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:200-10. 2004
    ..These results support the utility of neuropsychological and neuroanatomical measures in diagnosing dementia and do not support the notion that P300 amplitude is sensitive to mild memory dysfunction when measured using the current task...
  53. ncbi Deflector designs for fish habitat restoration
    Pascale M Biron
    Department of Geography, Planning and Environment, Concordia University, 1455 de Maisonneuve Boulevard, W Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1M8, Canada
    Environ Manage 33:25-35. 2004
    ..Values predicted by the model of Kuhnle and others were closest to observed scour depth and volume measurements. The assumption that upstream-oriented deflectors always generate the largest scour should be revised...
  54. ncbi Detection of conspecific alarm cues by juvenile salmonids under neutral and weakly acidic conditions: laboratory and field tests
    Antoine O H C Leduc
    Department of Biology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke O, H4B 1R6, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Oecologia 139:318-24. 2004
    ..88). This is the first demonstration that relatively small changes in ambient pH can influence alarm responses under natural conditions. These data suggest significant, sub-lethal effects of acid precipitation on natural waterways...
  55. ncbi Effect of load during electrical stimulation training in spinal cord injury
    Regina M Crameri
    Sports Medicine Research Unit, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Muscle Nerve 29:104-11. 2004
    ..This study indicates that the load that is applied to paralyzed muscle during an electrical stimulation training program is an important factor in determining the amount of muscle adaptation that can be achieved...
  56. ncbi Reproductive system impairment of mice fed diets containing beluga whale blubber from the St Lawrence estuary and arctic populations
    Sylvia Ruby
    Department of Biology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 66:1073-85. 2003
    ..These results suggest the female mouse reproductive system is sensitive to organohalogens and illustrate the toxic potential of contaminant mixtures as found in the less contaminated Arctic population...
  57. ncbi Perirhinal cortex lesions produce variable patterns of retrograde amnesia in rats
    Melissa J Glenn
    Department of Psychology, Center for Studies in Behavioural Neurobiology, Concordia University, DS 413, 7141 Sherbrooke Street, West Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    Behav Brain Res 141:183-93. 2003
    ..Additionally, the conflicting results of Experiments 1 and 2 underscore the importance of the design employed in studies of retrograde amnesia in animals...
  58. ncbi Mycorrhizal and root endophytic fungi of containerized Picea glauca seedlings assessed by rDNA sequence analysis
    G Kernaghan
    Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2H1
    Microb Ecol 45:128-36. 2003
    ..Correspondence analysis revealed strong positive and negative associations among fungal taxa as well as an influence of applied fertilizer level on fungal diversity and species composition...
  59. ncbi Acute hypervolemia lengthens red cell pulmonary transit time during exercise in endurance athletes
    G S Zavorsky
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University of British Columbia, BC, V6T 1Z3, Vancouver, Canada
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 131:255-68. 2002
    ..We conclude that PVE slows (lengthens) PTT without affecting pulmonary gas exchange. Therefore, rapid PTT may not be related to hypoxemia during exercise...
  60. ncbi Conceptual representation of verbs in bilinguals: semantic field effects and a second-language performance paradox
    Norman Segalowitz
    Department of Psychology and Centre for the Study of Learning and Performance, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Brain Lang 81:517-31. 2002
    ..Cross-language field differences were found to be significantly related to the paradoxical performance and to fluency levels. The results have implications for understanding of how bilinguals represent verbs in the mental lexicon...
  61. pmc Hippocampal damage and exploratory preferences in rats: memory for objects, places, and contexts
    Dave G Mumby
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, H4B 1R6, Quebec, Canada
    Learn Mem 9:49-57. 2002
    ..The findings indicate that hippocampal damage impairs memory for contextual or spatial aspects of an experience, whereas memory for objects that were part of the same experience are left relatively intact...
  62. ncbi Effects of paced mating and intromissive stimulation on feminine sexual behavior and estrus termination in the cycling rat
    C Coopersmith
    Department of Biology, Boston University, USA
    J Comp Psychol 110:176-86. 1996
    ..These data suggest that changes in sexual responsivity occur throughout estrus and that the nature of these changes is differentially dependent on the type of mating stimulation received...

Research Grants7

  1. NEUROBIOLOGY OF RELAPSE INDUCED BY STRESS AND DRUGS
    Jane Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Further characterization of the relapse processes in our preclinical model may lead to a better understanding of relapse to drug taking and to the development of medications to prevent relapse in humans. ..