- Exercise protects against chronic restraint stress-induced oxidative stress in the cortex and hippocampusKim M Gerecke
Department of Psychology, Rhodes College, TN 38112, USA
Brain Res 1509:66-78. 2013..Taken together, these data suggest that exercise may confer neuroprotection by acting to increase the resilience of the brain against CRS-induced oxidative stress...
- Alterations of sex-typical microanatomy: prenatal stress modifies the structure of medial preoptic area neurons in ratsKim M Gerecke
Department of Psychology, Rhodes College, 2000 N Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112, USA
Dev Psychobiol 54:16-27. 2012..Therefore, there are significant effects of both sex and prenatal stress on neuronal architecture in the mPOA that may help to explain the well-documented alterations in reproductive behaviors observed in P-S animals...
- Exercise does not protect against MPTP-induced neurotoxicity in BDNF haploinsufficient miceKim M Gerecke
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Program, Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
PLoS ONE 7:e43250. 2012..These results suggest that a full genetic complement of BDNF is critical for the exercise-induced neuroprotection of SNpc DA neurons...