Affiliation: University of California
- Developmental determinants of sensitivity and resistance to stressSeymour Levine
Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:939-46. 2005..Despite these limitations, there is a general consensus that adverse early experiences contribute to adult psychopathology...
- Influence of psychological variables on the activity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axisS Levine
Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Eur J Pharmacol 405:149-60. 2000..During the post-natal period of development, the mother appears to actively inhibit the pups' HPA axis. Different aspects of maternal behavior regulate different components of the HPA system...
- Primary social relationships influence the development of the hypothalamic--pituitary--adrenal axis in the ratS Levine
Department of Psychiatry, Center for Neuroscience, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Physiol Behav 73:255-60. 2001..However, under conditions of normal dam-pup interactions, these responses are mostly suppressed by the dam's behavioral interaction with the pups...
- The long-term psychobiological consequences of intermittent postnatal separation in the squirrel monkeySeymour Levine
Department of Psychiatry, Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Neurosci Biobehav Rev 27:83-9. 2003..The behavioral response (vocalizations) was also reduced...
- Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis response to sustained stress after major burn injury in childrenTina L Palmieri
Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, University of California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
J Burn Care Res 27:742-8. 2006..Random total serum cortisol measurements overestimate adrenal dysfunction; thus, ACTH stimulation testing should be used to assess adrenal function before the administration of exogenous steroids...
- Genetic and environmental influences on cortisol regulation across days and contexts in middle-aged menCarol E Franz
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0738, USA
Behav Genet 40:467-79. 2010..The results suggest that genetic factors influence cortisol responses to specific environmental stressors. Thus, cortisol levels are correlated in identical twins only when they undergo similar experiences...
- Variable cortisol circadian rhythms in children with autism and anticipatory stressBlythe A Corbett
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The M I N D Institute, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
J Psychiatry Neurosci 33:227-34. 2008....
- Cortisol circadian rhythms and response to stress in children with autismBlythe A Corbett
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California at Davis, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 31:59-68. 2006..In order to provide preliminary data concerning HPA regulation and responsiveness, we compared circadian rhythms and response to a non-social, environmental stressor in children with and without autism...
- Comparing cortisol, stress, and sensory sensitivity in children with autismBlythe A Corbett
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
Autism Res 2:39-49. 2009..The results support a complex interplay between physiological and behavioral stress and sensory sensitivity in autism and plausible developmental factors influencing stress reactivity across the groups...
- Maternal deprivation increases cell death in the infant rat brainLi Xin Zhang
Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
Brain Res Dev Brain Res 133:1-11. 2002....
- The effect of chiropractic manipulation on salivary cortisol levelsTara L Whelan
New York Chiropractic College, Seneca Falls, NY 13148, USA
J Manipulative Physiol Ther 25:149-53. 2002..Cortisol has been used as an accurate measure of the stress response system in humans. Salivary cortisol is a noninvasive technique to accurately quantify biologically active cortisol...
- Hormonal and metabolic rhythms associated with the daily scheduled nursing in rabbit pupsElvira Morgado
Lab Biol de la Reproducción, IIB, Universidad Veracruzana, AP 114, Xalapa 91000, Veracruz, Mexico
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 295:R690-5. 2008....
- Brain corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH) circuits in the developing rat: effect of maternal deprivationDelia M Vazquez
Department of Pediatrics, Endocrine Division, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0718, USA
Brain Res 1121:83-94. 2006..This modulation may have important repercussions on morphological organization and events leading to neuroprotection...
- Circadian rhythm of corticosterone secretion in the neonatal rabbitMaria J Rovirosa
Lab Biologia de la Reproduccion, IIB, Universidad Veracruzana, A P 114, Xalapa 91000, Ver, Mexico
Brain Res Dev Brain Res 158:92-6. 2005..Unlike rodents, rabbit pups show a circadian secretion of CORT synchronized to the scheduled nursing bout...
- Foster children's diurnal production of cortisol: an exploratory studyMary Dozier
Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, USA
Child Maltreat 11:189-97. 2006..These differences suggest that conditions associated with foster care interfere with children's ability to regulate neuroendocrine functioning...
- Effects of a non-peptide CRF antagonist (DMP696) on the behavioral and endocrine sequelae of maternal separationCarla M Maciag
CNS Diseases Research, DuPont Pharmaceuticals Company, Wilmington, DE 19850, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 26:574-82. 2002..These observations suggest that CRF antagonists are particularly effective in animals that are hyper-responsive to stress and may therefore have utility in the treatment of anxiety and affective disorders where CRF has been implicated...
- The HPA system during the postnatal development of CD1 mice and the effects of maternal deprivationMathias V Schmidt
Leiden Amsterdam Center for Drug Research Leiden University Medical Center, Division of Medical Pharmacology, Gorlaeus Laboratories, PO Box 9502, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
Brain Res Dev Brain Res 139:39-49. 2002....
- Dual circuitry for odor-shock conditioning during infancy: corticosterone switches between fear and attraction via amygdalaStephanie Moriceau
Department of Zoology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
J Neurosci 26:6737-48. 2006..Because maternal stimulation of pups modulates the pups' endogenous corticosterone, this suggests maternal care quality may alter sensitive-period duration...
- GABAergic circuits and the stress hyporesponsive period in the rat: ontogeny of glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) 67 mRNA expression in limbic-hypothalamic stress pathwaysGersham Dent
Department of Biology, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716 2577, USA
Brain Res 1138:1-9. 2007..Overall, the data implicate forebrain GABA circuits in inhibition of HPA axis activity during the SHRP...
- Differential expression of c-fos and tyrosine hydroxylase mRNA in the adrenal gland of the infant rat: evidence for an adrenal hyporesponsive periodDarren K Okimoto
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
Endocrinology 143:1717-25. 2002..These results demonstrate that the suppression of steroidogenesis occurs directly in the adrenal cortex and provide further evidence for an adrenal hyporesponsive period in the rat...
- Effects of an attachment-based intervention on the cortisol production of infants and toddlers in foster careMary Dozier
Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
Dev Psychopathol 20:845-59. 2008..Groups did not differ significantly in change over time. These results suggest that the ABC intervention is effective in helping children regulate biology in ways more characteristic of children who have not experienced early adversity...
- Brain 5-HT receptor system in the stressed infant rat: implications for vulnerability to substance abuseDelia M Vazquez
Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Medical Science Research Building, 1150 West Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0646, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:245-72. 2002..Our findings suggest that the quality and/or chronicity of early life stressors can influence the neurobiological substrates that may trigger and/or predispose individuals to substance abuse in adulthood...