Stephen J Suomi

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Intracerebroventricular corticotropin-releasing factor increases limbic glucose metabolism and has social context-dependent behavioral effects in nonhuman primates
    Elissa M Strome
    Pacific Parkinson s Research Center and Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada V6T 2B5
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:15749-54. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Capuchin monkeys, inequity aversion, and the frustration effect
    Peter G Roma
    American University, Washington DC 20016, USA
    J Comp Psychol 120:67-73. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint On inequity aversion in nonhuman primates
    Alan Silberberg
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    J Comp Psychol 120:76. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk, resilience, and gene x environment interactions in rhesus monkeys
    Stephen J Suomi
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, NICHD, NIH 6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 8030, Bethesda, MD 20892 7971, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:52-62. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Gene-environment interactions and the neurobiology of social conflict
    Stephen J Suomi
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health Human Development, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 8030, Bethesda, MD 20892 7971, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:132-9. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Effect of mother's dominance rank on offspring temperament in infant rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta)
    Benjamin Suarez-Jimenez
    DIRP Non Human Primate Core, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Primatol 75:65-73. 2013
  7. pmc Alcohol response and consumption in adolescent rhesus macaques: life history and genetic influences
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Alcohol 44:67-80. 2010
  8. pmc OPRM1 gene variation influences hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis function in response to a variety of stressors in rhesus macaques
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, NIH NIAAA, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:1303-11. 2011
  9. pmc Functional CRH variation increases stress-induced alcohol consumption in primates
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health National Institutes on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:14593-8. 2009
  10. pmc Suppression of alcohol preference by naltrexone in the rhesus macaque: a critical role of genetic variation at the micro-opioid receptor gene locus
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health NIH National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism NIAAA, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1108, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:78-80. 2010

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Publications64

  1. pmc Intracerebroventricular corticotropin-releasing factor increases limbic glucose metabolism and has social context-dependent behavioral effects in nonhuman primates
    Elissa M Strome
    Pacific Parkinson s Research Center and Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada V6T 2B5
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:15749-54. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Capuchin monkeys, inequity aversion, and the frustration effect
    Peter G Roma
    American University, Washington DC 20016, USA
    J Comp Psychol 120:67-73. 2006
    ..These results fail to support findings of Brosnan and de Waal. An account based on the frustration effect accommodates these results and those of Brosnan and de Waal...
  3. ncbi request reprint On inequity aversion in nonhuman primates
    Alan Silberberg
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    J Comp Psychol 120:76. 2006
    ..This conclusion holds no matter what the claimed inadequacies of Roma et al.'s procedures might have been. Caution is urged in inferring the existence of inequity aversion in nonhuman primates...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk, resilience, and gene x environment interactions in rhesus monkeys
    Stephen J Suomi
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, NICHD, NIH 6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 8030, Bethesda, MD 20892 7971, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:52-62. 2006
    ..Moreover, the allelic variation seen in certain genes in rhesus monkeys and humans but apparently not in other primate species may actually contribute to their remarkable adaptability and resilience at the species level...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gene-environment interactions and the neurobiology of social conflict
    Stephen J Suomi
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health Human Development, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6705 Rockledge Drive, Suite 8030, Bethesda, MD 20892 7971, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1008:132-9. 2003
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effect of mother's dominance rank on offspring temperament in infant rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta)
    Benjamin Suarez-Jimenez
    DIRP Non Human Primate Core, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Primatol 75:65-73. 2013
    ..These results also suggest future human-based studies of a similar relationship may be warranted, although social dominance is clearly more complex in human than macaque societies...
  7. pmc Alcohol response and consumption in adolescent rhesus macaques: life history and genetic influences
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Alcohol 44:67-80. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc OPRM1 gene variation influences hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis function in response to a variety of stressors in rhesus macaques
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, NIH NIAAA, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:1303-11. 2011
    ..Our results also suggest that OPRM1 variation may influence coping style, as well as alcohol-induced and postpartum levels of HPA axis activity and, as such, may modify vulnerability to alcohol use disorders and postpartum depression...
  9. pmc Functional CRH variation increases stress-induced alcohol consumption in primates
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health National Institutes on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:14593-8. 2009
    ..Our data suggest that CRH promoter variation that confers increased stress reactivity increases the risk for alcohol use disorders in stress-exposed individuals...
  10. pmc Suppression of alcohol preference by naltrexone in the rhesus macaque: a critical role of genetic variation at the micro-opioid receptor gene locus
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health NIH National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism NIAAA, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1108, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:78-80. 2010
    ..A functionally equivalent OPRM1 C77G polymorphism in rhesus macaques allows this to be addressed under controlled experimental conditions...
  11. pmc Functional NPY variation as a factor in stress resilience and alcohol consumption in rhesus macaques
    Stephen G Lindell
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:423-31. 2010
    ..In humans, low NPY expression predicts amygdala response and emotional reactivity. Genetic variation that affects the NPY system could moderate stress resilience and susceptibility to alcohol dependence...
  12. ncbi request reprint Interaction between serotonin transporter gene variation and rearing condition in alcohol preference and consumption in female primates
    Christina S Barr
    National Institute on Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse, Laboratory of Clinical Studies and National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, MD, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:1146-52. 2004
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  13. pmc Variation at the mu-opioid receptor gene (OPRM1) influences attachment behavior in infant primates
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:5277-81. 2008
    ..These findings suggest a role for OPRM1 variation in the expression of attachment behavior in human subjects, especially as a function of separation from the caregiver...
  14. ncbi request reprint Social withdrawal behaviors in nonhuman primates and changes in neuroendocrine and monoamine concentrations during a separation paradigm
    Kristine Erickson
    Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 46:331-9. 2005
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  15. doi request reprint Intimate social behavior in infant interactions in Cebus apella
    Gayle Byrne
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Animal Center, Poolesville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Primatol 71:77-85. 2009
    ..Results suggest that adult males may play a special role in affording juveniles opportunities for social learning of foraging and manipulative skills...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of early life stress on [11C]DASB positron emission tomography imaging of serotonin transporters in adolescent peer- and mother-reared rhesus monkeys
    Masanori Ichise
    Molecular Imaging Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Neurosci 26:4638-43. 2006
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  17. pmc Visual discrimination of male and female faces by infant rhesus macaques
    Annika Paukner
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH Animal Center, PO Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 52:54-61. 2010
    ..Understanding how innate predispositions and the social rearing environment shape infants' understanding of faces remain important issues to be explored in order to understand facial processing abilities in humans and other primates...
  18. pmc Sex differences in play behavior in juvenile tufted capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella)
    Annika Paukner
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH Animal Center, PO Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Primates 49:288-91. 2008
    ..Levels of infant play behavior were comparable to that of juveniles. These results lend support to the motor training hypothesis and highlight the need for more detailed investigations of individual differences in play behavior...
  19. pmc Developmental changes of rhesus monkeys in response to separation from the mother
    Bo Zhang
    Section on Developmental Affective Neuroscience, National Institute of Mental Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 54:798-807. 2012
    ..This could suggest that high levels of maternal contact-seeking behavior early in infancy are context specific and not a reliable index of enduring temperament...
  20. doi request reprint Successful behavioral strategy to unite mother and infant rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) after cesarean delivery
    Angela M Ruggiero
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Department of Health and Human Services, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
    Am J Primatol 71:510-22. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the ability to successfully mother-rear infants produced from cesarean delivery lessens the impact this potential confound of not being reared by their mothers exerts on many types of developmental studies...
  21. pmc Long-term effects of neonatal medial temporal ablations on socioemotional behavior in monkeys (Macaca mulatta)
    Ludise Malkova
    National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Behav Neurosci 124:742-60. 2010
    ..The finding that neonatal AH lesions produce more severe socioemotional disturbances than the same lesion in adulthood is the reverse of the effect commonly reported for other cognitive functions after cerebral damage...
  22. pmc Social after-effects of fur rubbing in tufted capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella): increased antagonism and reduced affiliation
    Annika Paukner
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Poolesville, MD, USA
    Primates 53:297-301. 2012
    ..These results support the idea that fur rubbing carries social after-effects for capuchin monkeys. The precise mechanisms of the observed effects remain to be clarified in future studies...
  23. pmc Gene-environment interactions and response to social intrusion in male and female rhesus macaques
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Poolesville, Maryland, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 67:323-30. 2010
    ..In this study, we investigated the possibility of sex-specific gene-environment interactions in a nonhuman primate model of response to social threat...
  24. pmc The effects of fur rubbing on the social behavior of tufted capuchin monkeys
    Annika Paukner
    NIH Animal Center, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
    Am J Primatol 70:1007-12. 2008
    ..Alternatively, fur rubbing with pungent materials might interfere with olfactory cues used to regulate social interactions within a group and thereby cause increased levels of aggression...
  25. doi request reprint Rapid tolerance and locomotor sensitization in ethanol-naïve adolescent rhesus macaques
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH Animal Center Poolesville, Maryland 20837 0529, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1217-28. 2008
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  26. pmc Adverse rearing experiences enhance responding to both aversive and rewarding stimuli in juvenile rhesus monkeys
    Eric E Nelson
    Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda 20892, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:702-4. 2009
    ..This study examines the effects that early life emotional adversity has on response to both threatening and appetitive stimuli in juvenile rhesus monkeys...
  27. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter gene variation is associated with alcohol sensitivity in rhesus macaques exposed to early-life stress
    Christina S Barr
    Labortatory of Clinical Studies, Primate Unit, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH Animal Center, PO Box 529, Building 112, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:812-7. 2003
    ..In addition, we have demonstrated that macaques separated from their mothers and reared in peer-only groups are more likely to consume alcohol as adults...
  28. ncbi request reprint Association of a functional polymorphism in the mu-opioid receptor gene with alcohol response and consumption in male rhesus macaques
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:369-76. 2007
    ..In humans, a variant of the mu-opioid receptor gene (OPRM1A118G) increases receptor affinity, alcohol-induced euphoria, and risk for alcohol use disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint Age-dependent variation in behavior following acute ethanol administration in male and female adolescent rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    Melanie L Schwandt
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institutes of Health National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH Animal Center, Poolesville, Maryland 20837 0529, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:228-37. 2007
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  30. ncbi request reprint Monoamine oxidase A gene promoter variation and rearing experience influences aggressive behavior in rhesus monkeys
    Timothy K Newman
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:167-72. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis that a repeat polymorphism in the rhesus macaque MAOA gene promoter region influences aggressive behavior in male subjects...
  31. pmc CRH haplotype as a factor influencing cerebrospinal fluid levels of corticotropin-releasing hormone, hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity, temperament, and alcohol consumption in rhesus macaques
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies, Primate Section, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse Alcoholism, Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research, TR 112, PO Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:934-44. 2008
    ..As such, CRH gene variation may influence risk for alcohol use and dependence...
  32. pmc Sexual dichotomy of an interaction between early adversity and the serotonin transporter gene promoter variant in rhesus macaques
    Christina S Barr
    Primate Unit, Laboratory of Clinical Studies, Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:12358-63. 2004
    ..This interactive effect may underlie the increased incidence of certain stress-related disorders in women...
  33. pmc Evidence for kinship information contained in the rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) face
    Seth Bower
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH Animal Center, PO Box 529, Poolesville, Md 20873, USA
    J Comp Psychol 126:318-23. 2012
    ..These results indicate that kinship information is contained in the rhesus macaque face and suggest that nonhuman primates may rely in part on facial similarity to distinguish kin...
  34. pmc The rhesus macaque is three times as diverse but more closely equivalent in damaging coding variation as compared to the human
    Qiaoping Yuan
    Laboratory of Neurogenetics, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    BMC Genet 13:52. 2012
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  35. ncbi request reprint Use of animal-operated folding perches by rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    Matthew Fsx Novak
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH Animal Center, Poolesville, MD, USA
    J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 46:35-43. 2007
    ..Including at least 1 folding perch per cage satisfies both the letter and the spirit of regulations on environmental enhancement for captive primates...
  36. ncbi request reprint Why do captive tufted capuchins (Cebus apella) urine wash?
    Kimran E Miller
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Animal Center, Poolesville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Primatol 70:119-26. 2008
    ..Additionally, further investigation is warranted to determine whether UW is used as an appeasement mechanism or as a stress reliever or as both...
  37. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid formula supplementation and neuromotor development in rhesus monkey neonates
    Maribeth Champoux
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, NICHD, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
    Pediatr Res 51:273-81. 2002
    ..Supplementation did not affect measures of activity or state control, indicating no effect on temperament. These data support the assertion that preformed DHA and arachidonic acid in infant formulas are required for optimal development...
  38. ncbi request reprint Aggression and social behaviour in rhesus monkeys
    Stephen J Suomi
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 7971, USA
    Novartis Found Symp 268:216-22; discussion 222-6, 242-53. 2005
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  39. ncbi request reprint Early predictors of self-biting in socially-housed rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    Corrine K Lutz
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, NIH Animal Center, NICHD, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Primatol 69:584-90. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest that surrogate rearing in combination with lower levels of social contact during play may be risk factors for the later development of self-biting behavior...
  40. doi request reprint Who's my little monkey? Effects of infant-directed speech on visual retention in infant rhesus macaques
    Emily M Slonecker
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Poolesville, MD, USA
    Dev Sci . 2016
    ..These results are the first to suggest that exposure to IDS affects infants' long-term memory, even in non-linguistic animals...
  41. pmc Neonatal imitation predicts how infants engage with faces
    Annika Paukner
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Poolesville, MD, USA
    Dev Sci 17:833-40. 2014
    ..These results suggest that neonatal imitation performance may be an early measure of social attention biases and might potentially facilitate the identification of infants at risk for atypical social development. ..
  42. pmc An assessment of memory awareness in tufted capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella)
    Benjamin M Basile
    National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Anim Cogn 12:169-80. 2009
    ..None of the five monkeys looked more often on unseen trials. These findings provide equivocal evidence for memory awareness in capuchin monkeys using tests that have yielded clear evidence in humans, apes, and rhesus monkeys...
  43. doi request reprint Rigorous experiments on monkey love: an account of Harry F. Harlow's role in the history of attachment theory
    Stephen J Suomi
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Integr Psychol Behav Sci 42:354-69. 2008
    ..Among other things, it is related how Harlow arrived at his famous research with rhesus monkeys and how this made Harlow a highly relevant figure for attachment theorist Bowlby...
  44. pmc Capuchin monkeys display affiliation toward humans who imitate them
    Annika Paukner
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Animal Center, Post Office Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Science 325:880-3. 2009
    ..Behavior matching that leads to prosocial behaviors toward others may have been one of the mechanisms at the basis of altruistic behavioral tendencies in capuchins and in other primates, including humans...
  45. pmc Tufted capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella) spontaneously use visual but not acoustic information to find hidden food items
    Annika Paukner
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, MD 20837, USA
    J Comp Psychol 123:26-33. 2009
    ..Being able to locate food items with the aid of acoustic cues might be a learned process that requires interactive experiences with the task's contingencies...
  46. pmc Neonatal face-to-face interactions promote later social behaviour in infant rhesus monkeys
    Amanda M Dettmer
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
    Nat Commun 7:11940. 2016
    ..These studies suggest that face-to-face interactions from birth promote young primate social interest and competency. ..
  47. ncbi request reprint Cortisol reactivity and its relation to homecage behavior and personality ratings in tufted capuchin (Cebus apella) juveniles from birth to six years of age
    Gayle Byrne
    Laboratory of Comparative Ethology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health Animal Center, PO Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:139-54. 2002
    ..In summary, there was a relationship between high physiological reactivity and inhibited, fearful behavior and temperament patterns not previously described in capuchins...
  48. ncbi request reprint Tufted capuchins (Cebus apella) attribute value to foods and tools during voluntary exchanges with humans
    Gregory C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia, Inc, 95 Castle Hall Road, P O Box 557, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Anim Cogn 7:19-24. 2004
    ..Furthermore, these capuchins demonstrate that their value for a tool changes depending upon its utility...
  49. pmc Neonatal imitation in rhesus macaques
    Pier F Ferrari
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale, Universita di Parma, Parma, Italy
    PLoS Biol 4:e302. 2006
    ..We suggest that their evolutionary origins may be traced to affiliative gestures with communicative functions...
  50. ncbi request reprint Platelet monoamine oxidase activity in a nonhuman primate model of type 2 excessive alcohol consumption
    Claudia Fahlke
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, PO Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 159:2107. 2002
    ..The authors investigated the relationship between platelet MAO activity and excessive alcohol consumption in rhesus macaques...
  51. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of infant rearing condition on the acquisition of dominance rank in juvenile and adult rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    Meredith L Bastian
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies Primate Unit, DICBR, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health Animal Center, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 42:44-51. 2003
    ..These results indicate that impoverished early experiences, such as adult absence and limited social interaction, are useful predictors of future social success in rhesus macaques...
  52. ncbi request reprint Physiological correlates of aggression and impulsivity in free-ranging female primates
    Gregory C Westergaard
    Division of Research and Development, LABS of Virginia, Inc, Yemassee, SC 29945, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 28:1045-55. 2003
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  53. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral deficits in neonatal rhesus monkeys exposed to cocaine in utero
    Na He
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Neuroscience Division, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 5 A 12, HHH, 666 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 26:13-21. 2004
    ..This impairment disappeared by the third testing session. The present findings demonstrate the potential of prenatal cocaine exposure to induce neurobehavioral deficits detectable by NBAS-like testing in primate infants...
  54. ncbi request reprint Rearing condition and rh5-HTTLPR interact to influence limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis response to stress in infant macaques
    Christina S Barr
    Laboratory of Clinical Studies, National Institute of Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Poolesville, Maryland 20837, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:733-8. 2004
    ..We wanted to determine whether serotonin transporter gene promoter variation (rh-5HTTLPR) and rearing condition would interact to influence endocrine responses to stress in infant rhesus macaques...
  55. ncbi request reprint Maternal absence and stability of individual differences in CSF 5-HIAA concentrations in rhesus monkey infants
    Courtney Shannon
    NIH Animal Center, Building 112, P O Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837 0529, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1658-64. 2005
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  56. ncbi request reprint Differential functional variability of serotonin transporter and monoamine oxidase a genes in macaque species displaying contrasting levels of aggression-related behavior
    Jens R Wendland
    Clinical and Molecular Psychobiology, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Wurzburg, 97080, Wurzburg, Germany
    Behav Genet 36:163-72. 2006
    ..Taken together, these findings suggest that genetic variation of serotonergic neurotransmission may play an important role in determining inter-species differences in aggression related behavior in macaques...
  57. ncbi request reprint Environmental control, social context, and individual differences in behavioral and cortisol responses to novelty in infant rhesus monkeys
    Peter G Roma
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, USA
    Child Dev 77:118-31. 2006
    ..The results reveal context-specific benefits of contingent stimulation in infancy...
  58. ncbi request reprint Genetic and other contributions to alcohol intake in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
    Joseph G Lorenz
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Coriell Institute for Medical Research, Camden, New Jersey 08103, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:389-98. 2006
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  59. ncbi request reprint Serotonergic influences on life-history outcomes in free-ranging male rhesus macaques
    Sue Howell
    Division of Research and Development, Alpha Genesis Inc, Yemassee, SC, USA
    Am J Primatol 69:851-65. 2007
    ..Low concentrations of CSF 5-HIAA are associated with negative life-history patterns characterized by social instability and excessive aggression, and positive life-history patterns characterized by higher dominance rank...
  60. ncbi request reprint Association between the recombinant human serotonin transporter linked promoter region polymorphism and behavior in rhesus macaques during a separation paradigm
    Simona Spinelli
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH Animal Center, P O Box 529, Poolesville, MD 20837, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:977-87. 2007
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  61. doi request reprint Effects of early adverse experiences on behavioural lateralisation in rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta)
    Allyson J Bennett
    Department of Physiology Pharmacology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Laterality 13:282-92. 2008
    ..These results provide evidence that early rearing experiences significantly influence the development of lateralisation in nonhuman primates...
  62. ncbi request reprint Variation in reproductive outcomes for captive male rhesus macaques (macaca mulatta) differing in CSF 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid concentrations
    Melissa S Gerald
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH Animal Center, Primate Unit, Poolesville, MD, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 60:117-24. 2002
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Mark tests for mirror self-recognition in capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella) trained to touch marks
    Peter G Roma
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Am J Primatol 69:989-1000. 2007
    ..The implications of sequential training and mark testing for comparative evaluations of mirror self-recognition capacity are discussed...
  64. pmc On loss aversion in capuchin monkeys
    Alan Silberberg
    American University, Washington, DC 20016 8062, USA
    J Exp Anal Behav 89:145-55. 2008
    ..We present three experiments with monkeys and humans consistent with a reinterpretation of their data that attributes their results not to loss aversion, but to differences between choice alternatives in delay of reinforcement...