Selected Publications 2006-2009

Leslie Kay

Brea, J.N., Kay, L.M. and Kopell, N.J., Biophysical model for gamma rhythms in the olfactory bulb via subthreshold oscillations.  PNAS 2009:  0910964106V1-pnas.0910964106.

Frederick, D.E., Barlas, L., Ievins, A., Kay, L.M., A critical test of the overlap hypothesis for odor mixture perception. Behavioral Neuroscience, 2009. 123(2): 430-437.

Rojas-Líbano, D., Kay, L.M., Olfactory system gamma oscillations: The physiological dissection of a cognitive neural system. Cognitive Neurodynamics, 2008. 2(3): 79-194.

Grossman, K.J., Mallik, A.K., Ross, J., Kay, L.M., and Issa, N.P., Glomerular activation patterns and the perception of odor mixtures. European Journal of Neuroscience, 2008. 26: 26.

Prendergast, B.J. and Kay, L.M., Affective and adrenocorticotrophic responses to photoperiod in Wistar rats. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 2008. 20(2): 261-7. Epub 2007 Nov 28.

Prendergast, B.J., Kampf-Lassin, A., Yee, J.R., Galang, J., McMaster, N., and Kay, L.M., Winter day lengths enhance T lymphocyte phenotypes, inhibit cytokine responses, and attenuate behavioral symptoms of infection in laboratory rats. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 2007. 21(8): 1096-1108.

Martin, C., Beshel, J., and Kay, L.M., An olfacto-hippocampal network is dynamically involved in odor-discrimination learning. Journal of Neurophysiology, 2007. 98(4): 2196-2205.

Lowry, C.A. and Kay, L.M., Chemical factors determine olfactory system beta oscillations in waking rats. Journal of Neurophysiology, 2007. 98(1): 394-404.

Kay, L.M. and Sherman, S.M., An argument for an olfactory thalamus. Trends in Neurosciences, 2007. 30(2): 47-53.

Beshel, J., Kopell, N., and Kay, L.M., Olfactory bulb gamma oscillations are enhanced with task demands. Journal of Neuroscience, 2007. 27(31): 8358-8365.

Ables, E.M., Kay, L.M., and Mateo, J.M., Rats assess degree of relatedness from human odors. Physiology & Behavior, 2007. 90(5): 726-732.

Kay, L.M. and Stopfer, M., Information processing in the olfactory systems of insects and vertebrates. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology, 2006. 17(4): 433-442.

Kay, L.M., Krysiak, M., Barlas, L., and Edgerton, G.B., Grading odor similarities in a Go/No-Go task. Physiology & Behavior, 2006. 88(4-5): 339-346.

Kay, L.M., Beshel, J., and Martin, C., When good enough is best. Neuron, 2006. 51(3): 277-278.

Dario Maestripieri

Maestripieri, D. (2007). Macachiavellian Intelligence. How rhesus macaques and humans have conquered the world. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.

Maestripieri , D., Hoffman, CL., Anderson, GM., Carter, CS., Higley, JD. (2009). Mother–infant interactions in free-ranging rhesus macaques: Relationships between physiological and behavioral variables. Physiology & Behavior. 96(4-5): 613-619.

Maestripieri, D., Hoffman, CL., Fulks, R., Gerald, MS., (2008) Plasma cortisol responses to stress in lactating and nonlactating female rhesus macaques. Hormones and Behavior. 53(1): 170-176.

Maestripieri, D., Lindell, SG., Higley, JD., (2007) Intergenerational transmission of maternal behavior in rhesus macaques and its underlying mechanisms. Developmental Psychobiology. 49(2): 165-171.

Pradhan, GR., Engelhardt, A., van Schaik, CP., Maestripieri, D. (2006). The evolution of female copulation calls in primates: a review and a new model. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 59: 333-343.

Maestripieri, D., Roney, JR. (2006). Evolutionary developmental psychology: Contributions from comparative research with nonhuman primates. Developmental Review, 26: 120-137.

Roney, JR., Hanson, KN., Durante, KM., Maestripieri, D. (2006).Reading men's faces: Women's mate attractiveness judgments track men's testosterone and interest in infants. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 273: 2169-2175.

McCormack, K., Sanchez, MM., Bardi, M., Maestripieri, D. (2006). Maternal care patterns and behavioral development of rhesus macaque abused infants in the first 6 months of life. Developmental Psychobiology, 48: 537-550.

Maestripieri, D., Higley, JD., Lindell, SG., Newman, TK., McCormack, K. , Sanchez, MM. (2006). Early maternal rejection affects the development of monoaminergic systems and adult abusive parenting in rhesus macaques. Behavioral Neuroscience, 120: 1017-1024.

Maestripieri, D., McCormack, K., Lindell, SG., Higley, JD., Sanchez, MM. (2006). Influence of parenting style on the offspring's behavior and CSF monoamine metabolite levels in crossfostered and noncrossfostered female rhesus macaques. Behavioural Brain Research, 175: 90-95.

Gerald, MS., Waitt, C., Maestripieri, D. An experimental examination of female responses to infant face coloration in rhesus macaques. Behavioural Processes, 73: 253-256.

Maestripieri, D., Mayhew, J., Carlson, CL., Hoffman, CL., Radtke, JM. (2007). One-male harems and female social dynamics in Guinea baboons. Folia Primatologica, 78: 56-68.

Maestripieri, D., Lindell, SG., Higley, JD. (2007). ntergenerational transmission of maternal behavior in rhesus monkeys and its underlying mechanisms. Developmental Psychobiology, 49: 165-171.

Maestripieri, D. (2007). Social and biological influences on rhesus monkey development and health across the lifespan: Challenges and rewards of population-based bio-behavioral research with nonhuman primates. Proceedings of the 2006 Chicago Workshop on Biomarkers in Population-Based Health and Aging Research (ed. by S. Lindau & N. Gavrilova). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Center on Demography and Economics of Aging, pp. 7-24.

Waitt, C., Maestripieri, D., Gerald, MS. (2007). Effects of parity and age on female attraction to faces of infants and neonates in rhesus macaques. Primates, 48: 164-167.

Whitham, JC., Gerald, MS., Maestripieri, D. (2007). Intended receivers and functional significance of grunt and girney vocalizations in free-ranging female rhesus macaques. Ethology. 113(9): 862-874.

Maestripieri, D., Mateo, JM. (eds.). Maternal Effects in Mammals. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. In press.

Sanchez, MM., Alagbe, O., Felger, JC., Zhang, J., Graff, AE., Grand, AP., Maestripieri, D., Miller, AH. (2007). Activated p38 MAPK is associated with decreased CSF 5-HIAA and increased maternal rejection during infancy in young adult rhesus monkeys. Molecular Psychiatry. In press.

Maestripieri, D., Lorenz, KZ. The Chicago Companion to the Child (ed. by R. Shweder). Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. In press.

Maestripieri, D., Mateo, JM. The role of maternal effects in mammalian evolution and adaptation. Maternal Effects in Mammals (ed. by D. Maestripieri & J. M. Mateo). Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. In press.

Maestripieri, D. Maternal influences on offspring growth, reproduction, and behavior in primates. Maternal Effects in Mammals (ed. by D. Maestripieri & J. M. Mateo). Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. In press.

Mateo, JM., Maestripieri, D. Maternal effects in mammals: Conclusions and future directions. Maternal Effects in Mammals (ed. by D. Maestripieri & J. M. Mateo). Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. In press.

Maestripieri, D. The role of the brain serotonergic system in the origin and transmission of adaptive and maladaptive variations in maternal behavior in rhesus macaques. The Neurobiology of the Parental Mind (ed. by R. Bridges). Amsterdam: Elsevier. In press.

Maestripieri, D. Neurobiology of social behavior. Primate Neuroethology (ed. by M. Platt & A. Ghazanfar). Oxford: Oxford University Press. In press.

Sanchez, MM., McCormack, K., Maestripieri, D. Causes and consequences of infant abuse in rhesus monkeys. Formative Experiences. The Interaction of Caregiving, Culture, and Developmental Psychobiology (ed. by C. Worthman, P. Plotsky, & D. Schechter). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. In press.

Maestripieri, D.Adaptations for reproduction in adolescence in macaques. Adolescence in Humans and Animals (ed. by S. Copans & D. Watts). Oxford: Oxford University Press. In press.

Maestripieri, D. Primate behavior and misbehavior in Michael Crichton's Congo. The Science of Michael Crichton (ed. by G. Yeffeth). Dallas, TX: BenBella Books. In press.

Jill Mateo

Mateo, J.M. (2009). The causal role of odours in the development of recognition templates and social preferences. Animal Behaviour, 77(1), 115-121.

Mateo, J.M. (2007). Inverted-U shape relationship between cortisol and learning in ground squirrels. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 89(4), 582-590.

Mateo, J.M. (2007). Ecological and hormonal correlates of anti-predator behavior in Belding's ground squirrels (Spermophilus beldingi). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 62(1), 37-49.

Mateo, J.M. (2006). Developmental and geographic variation in stress hormones in wild Belding's ground squirrels (Spermophilus beldingi). Hormones and Behavior, 50, 718-725.

Mateo, J.M. (2006). Development of individually distinct recognition cues. Developmental Psychobiology, 48, 508-519.

Ables, E.A., Kay, L.M. & Mateo, J.M. (2007). Rats assess degree of relatedness from human odors. Physiology & Behavior, 90, 726-732.

Mateo, J.M. Naturally elevated cortisol facilitates learning of survival behaviours in ground squirrels. Submitted to Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B. In review.

Maestripieri, D. & Mateo, J.M. (Eds.) Maternal Effects in Mammals. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. In Review.

Mateo, J.M. Perceptual development and kin recognition in Belding's ground squirrels. In Preparation to be submitted to Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology.

Mateo, J.M. Cortisol mediates acquisition of anti-predator behaviors during sensitive periods of learning. In Preparation to be submitted to Hormones & Behavior.

Brian Prendergast

Predergast, B.J., Pyter, L.M., Galang, J., Kay, L.M., (2009) Reproductive responses to photoperiod persist in olfactory bulbectomized Siberian hamsters (Phodopus sungorus). Behavioural Brain Research. 198(1): 159-164.

Prendergast, B.J., (2008) Behavioral tolerance to endotoxin is enhanced by adaptation to winter photoperiods. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 33(4): 540-545.

Baillie, S.R., Prendergast, B.J.,(2008) Photoperiodic regulation of behavioral responses to bacterial and viral mimetics: A test of the winter immunoenhancement hypothesis. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 23(1): 81-90.

Prendergast, B.J., Hotchkiss, A.K., Wen, J., Horton, T.H. and Nelson, R.J. (2006) Refractoriness to short day lengths augments tonic and GnRH-stimulated LH secretion. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 18: 339-348.

Beeler, J.A., Prendergast, B.J. and Zhuang, X. (2006) Low-amplitude entrainment of laboratory mice and the impact of circadian phase on commonly used behavioral tests. Physiology and Behavior, 87: 870-880.

Wen JC, Prendergast BJ.   (2007). Photoperiodic regulation of behavioral responsiveness to proinflammatory cytokines. Physiology and Behavior. 90(5): 717-25.

Freeman DA, Teubner BJ, Smith CD, Prendergast BJ. (2007). Exogenous T3 mimics long day lengths in Siberian hamsters. American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 2007 Feb 1; [Epub ahead of print]

Wen JC, Dhabhar FS, Prendergast BJ. (2007). Pineal-dependent and -independent effects of photoperiod on immune function in Siberian hamsters (Phodopus sungorus).  Hormones and Behavior. 51(1): 31-9.

Steven Shevell

Shevell, SK, (2003) The science of color (2nd ed.). Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier.

Belmore, SC, Shevell, SK, (2008) Very long-term chromatic adaptation: Test of gain theory and a new method. Visual Neuroscience. 25(3): 411-414.

Hong, SW, Shevell, SK, (2008) Binocular rivalry between identical retinal stimuli with an induced color difference. Visual Neuroscience. 25(3): 361-364.

Shevell, SK, St. Clair, R, Hong, SW, (2008) Misbinding of color to form in afterimages. Visual Neuroscience. 25(3): 355-360.

Monnier, P, Shevell, SK (2008) Induction from a below-threshold chromatic pattern. Journal of Vision, 8, 1-7. 

Sun, Y, Shevell, SK, (2008) Rayleigh matches in carriers of inherited color vision defects: The contribution from the third L/M photopigment. Visual Neuroscience. 25(3): 455-462.

Hong, SW, Shevell, SK, (2008) The influence of chromatic context on binocular color rivalry: Perception and neural representation. Vision Research. 48(8): 1074-1083.

Shevell, SK, Kingdom, FA, (2008) Color in complex scenes. Annual Review of Psychology. 59: 143-166.

Shevell SK, Sun, Y, Neitz M. (2008)  Protanomaly-without-darkened-red is deuteranopia with rods.  Vision Research, 48, 2599-2603.

Kang, P, Shevell, S K. (2008).  The role of luminance edges in misbinding of color to form.  Vision Research, 48, 2495-2500.

D’Antona, A, Shevell, S K. (2009)  Induced temporal variation at frequencies not in the stimulus: Evidence for a neural nonlinearity.  Journal of Vision, 9(3), 1-11.

Hong, SW,  Shevell, S K. (2009)  Color binding errors during rivalrous suppression of form.  Psychological Science, 20, 1084-1091.

Christiansen, JH, D’Antona, A, Shevell, SK. (2009)  The neural pathways mediating color shifts induced by temporally varying light.  Journal of Vision, 9(5), 1-10.

Martha McClintock

Hermes, GL, McClintock, MK. (2008) Isolation and the timing of mammary gland development, gonadarche, and ovarian senescence: Implications for mammary tumor burden. Developmental Psychobiology. 50(4): 353-360.

Cavigelli, SA, Yee, JR, McClintock, MK. (2006) Infant temperament predicts life span in female rats that develop spontaneous tumors. Hormones and Behavior. 50(3): 454-462.

Lindau, ST., Birndorf, CA., Cohler, BJ., Heiman, JR., Horowitz, MJ., McClintock, MK., Resh, EK., Suzman, RM., Waite, LJ. (2006) Intimacy and Sexuality: Toward a Lifespan Perspective. International Longevity Center Workshop Report.

Austin, M., Baldwin, W., Boerwinkle, E., Lerman, C., McClintock, MK., Ottman, R., Rimoin, DL., Clayton, EW., Dhabhar, FS., Guo, G., Kardia, S., Whitfield, K. (2006) L. Hernandez and D. Blazer, Eds. Genes, Behavior and the Social Environment: Moving Beyond the Nature/Nurture Debate. Institute of Medicine Committee Report. National Academies Press. Washington, D.C.

McClintock, M.K. (2007) Human Pheromones and Social Odors. In L. Squire, T. Albright, F. Bloom, et al. Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. Elsevier. Oxford, UK. In Press.

Chen, D., Nusbaum, H., McClintock, M.K. (2007). Lightening the Load: Putative Human Pheromone Accelerates Social Recognition Processing. Submitted to the Journal of Neuroscience.

Hermes, G.L., McClintock, M.K. (2007). Isolation and the timing of mammary gland development, gonadarche, and estropause: implications for mammary tumor burden. Submitted to Developmental Psychobiology.


Artinian, N.T., Warnecke, R. B., Kelly, K. M., Weiner, J., Lurie, N., Flack, J. M., Mattei, J., Eschbach, K., Long, J. A., Furumoto-Dawson, A., Hankin, J. R., & DeGraffinreid, C. (2007) . Advancing the science of health disparities research. Ethnicity & Disease, 17(3), 427-433.

Blackman, DJ., Masi, CM. (2006). Racial and Ethnic disparities in breast cancer mortality: Are we doing enough to address the root causes? Journal of Clinical Oncology, 24, 2170-2178.

Furumoto-Dawson, A., Gehlert, S., Sohmer, D., Olopade, O., & Sacks, T. (2007). Early life conditions and mechanisms of population health vulnerabilities.  Invited manuscript, Health Affairs' 2007 (Sept/October) special issue on Vulnerable Populations. 1238-1248.

Gehlert, S., Chang, CH., Bock, RD., and Hartlage, SA. (2006). Development and validation of the women's quality of life questionnaire (WOMQOL). Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 59, 525-533.

Gehlert, S., Murray, A., Sohmer, D., McClintock, M, Conzen, S., & Olopade, O. (2007). The importance of transidsicplinary collaborations for understanding and resolving health disparities.  Invited manuscript submitted for publication.

Gehlert, S., Song, I.H., Chang, C.-H., Hartlage, S.A. (2007). The prevalence of Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder. Revise, Psychological Medicine.

Grushko, T., McClintock, M., Conzen, S., Gehlert, S., Masi, C., Olopade, O. (2006). Biological consequences of psycosocial isolation: a report of interdisciplinary team research. Scientific Bulletin Melitopol State Pedagogical University. Issue: Pedagogics. Melitopol; 7: 63-75 (Russ).

Grushko, T., McClintock, M., Conzen, S., Gehlert, S., Masi, C., Olopade, O. (2006). Mechanisms of environmental influence on mammary gland cancer gene expression: achievements and prospects of research.  Postmethodika 2006; 7 (71): 274-280 (Russ).

Hartlage, S.A., Meador, P.M., Cho, Y.I., & Gehlert, S. (2007).  The existence, prevalence, and correlates of Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder in healthy females from a community-based sample.  Manuscript submitted for publication.

Hua, S., Kallen, CB., Dhar, R., Russell, BA., Baquero, MT., Mason, CE., Shah, PK., Liu, J., Khramtsov, A., Tretiakova, MS., Krausz, TN., Olopade, OI., Rimm, DL., White, KP. (2006). Integrated Genomic Analysis of Estrogen Receptor-a and c-Myc Targets reveals Variant Histone H2A.Z Associated with Breast Cancer Progression. Submitted to Nature Genetics.

Masi, C.M., Gehlert, S.J., Ferrera, M.J., Savage, C.E., Walker, W.J., & Winitzer, R.F. (2007).  Perceptions of breast cancer and its treatment among African-American women and men: A qualitative study. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Pang, D., Kocherginsky, M., Krausz, T., Kim, SY., & Conzen, SD. (2006). Dexamethasone decreases xenograft response to Paclitaxel through inhibition of tumor cell apoptosis. Cancer Biology Therapy, Aug 2, 5(8)

Petrella, A., Ercolino, SF., Festa, M., Gentilella, A., Tosco, A., Conzen, SD., Parente L. (2006). Dexamethasone inhibits TRAIL-induced apoptosis of thyroid cancer cells via Bcl-xL induction.  European Journal of Cancer. Dec;42(18):3287-93.

Polite, BN., Gehlert, S., Hlubocky, F., Smith, D., & Daugherty, C (2006).  Using qualitative data to examine disparities in cancer outcomes.  Results from interviews with African American (AA) and white (W) patients regarding health beliefs and perceptions of chemotherapy.  Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2006 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings, Part 1, 24 (18s), 16016.

Salant, T., Ganschow, PS., Olopade, O., Lauderdale, DS. (2006). Why take it if you don't have anything? Breast cancer risk perceptions and prevention choices at a public hospital. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 21, 779-785.

Salant, T., & Gehlert, S. (in press). Collective memory, candidacy, and victimization: Community epidemiology of breast cancer risk.  Sociology of Health and Illness.

Spencer, N., Gehlert, S., & McClintock (2007). Race, socioeconomic status, and diversity of the human menstrual cycle throughout the life span.  Manuscript submitted for publication.

Warnecke, R.B., Oh, A., Gehlert, S., Lurie, N., Rebbeck, T., Paskett, E., Tucker, K., Goodwin, J., Flack, J., Hiatt, R., Kerner, J., Heurtin-Roberts, S., Abeles, R., Tyson, F., & Patmios, G. (2006). Approaching health disparities from a population perspective: The NIH Centers for Population Health and Health Disparities.  Revise and resubmit, American Journal of Public Health.

Wu, W., Zou, M., Brickley DR., Pew, T., Conzen, SD. (2006). Glucocorticoid receptor activation signals through forkhead transcription factor 3a in breast cancer cells. Molecular Endocrinology. 20(10):2304-14.