Research Output 1982 2017

  • 5515 Citations
  • 45 h-Index
  • 103 Article
  • 7 Review article
  • 3 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2017
2 Citations
Oxytocin
Schizophrenia
Randomized Controlled Trials
Cognition
Placebos
2016

Active ghrelin and the postpartum

Baker, J. H., Pedersen, C., Leserman, J. & Brownley, K. A. Jun 1 2016 In : Archives of Women's Mental Health. 19, 3, p. 515-520 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ghrelin
Postpartum Period
Postpartum Depression
Pregnancy
Creatinine
3 Citations

Late pregnancy thyroid-binding globulin predicts perinatal depression

Pedersen, C., Leserman, J., Garcia, N., Stansbury, M., Meltzer-Brody, S. & Johnson, J. Mar 1 2016 In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 65, p. 84-93 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Globulins
Thyroid Gland
Depression
Pregnancy
Anxiety
7 Citations

Reversal of social deficits by subchronic oxytocin in two autism mouse models

Teng, B. L., Nikolova, V. D., Riddick, N. V., Agster, K. L., Crowley, J. J., Baker, L. K., Koller, B. H., Pedersen, C. A., Jarstfer, M. B. & Moy, S. S. Jun 1 2016 In : Neuropharmacology. 105, p. 61-71 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Oxytocin
Autistic Disorder
Therapeutics
Risperidone
Clozapine
2015
2 Citations
Breast Feeding
Mothers
Serum
Prolactin
Thyrotropin
1 Citations
Sex Offenses
Oxytocin
Mood Disorders
Pain
Psychology
2014
29 Citations

A pilot six-week randomized controlled trial of oxytocin on social cognition and social skills in schizophrenia

Gibson, C. M., Penn, D. L., Smedley, K. L., Leserman, J., Elliott, T. & Pedersen, C. A. Jan 1 2014 In : Schizophrenia Research. 156, 2-3, p. 261-265 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Oxytocin
Cognition
Schizophrenia
Randomized Controlled Trials
Social Skills
3 Citations

Emotional distress in african american women with hiv

Miles, M. S., Holditch-Davis, D., Pedersen, C., J.Eron, J. & Schwartz, T. Jan 1 2014 HIV: Issues with Mental Health and Illness. Taylor and Francis, p. 35-50 16 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

African Americans
3 Citations

Evolutionary perspectives on the role of oxytocin in human social behavior, social cognition and psychopathology

Pedersen, C. A., Chang, S. W. C. & Williams, C. L. Jan 1 2014 In : Brain Research. 1580, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Biological Evolution
Social Perception
Maternal Behavior
Arginine Vasopressin
Social Behavior
2 Citations

Schizophrenia and alcohol dependence: Diverse clinical effects of oxytocin and their evolutionary origins

Pedersen, C. A. Jan 1 2014 In : Brain Research. 1580, p. 102-123 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Oxytocin
Alcoholism
Schizophrenia
Therapeutics
Psychotic Disorders
2013
77 Citations

Immunohistochemical localization of oxytocin receptors in human brain

Boccia, M. L., Petrusz, P., Suzuki, K., Marson, L. & Pedersen, C. A. Dec 3 2013 In : Neuroscience. 253, p. 155-164 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Brain
human OXTR protein
Monoclonal Antibodies
Oxytocin
Primates
63 Citations

Intranasal Oxytocin Blocks Alcohol Withdrawal in Human Subjects

Pedersen, C. A., Smedley, K. L., Leserman, J., Jarskog, L. F., Rau, S. W., Kampov-Polevoi, A., Casey, R. L., Fender, T. & Garbutt, J. C. Mar 2013 In : Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 37, 3, p. 484-489 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Oxytocin
Alcohols
Substance Withdrawal Syndrome
Craving
Lorazepam
40 Citations

Prosocial effects of oxytocin in two mouse models of autism spectrum disorders

Teng, B. L., Nonneman, R. J., Agster, K. L., Nikolova, V. D., Davis, T. T., Riddick, N. V., Baker, L. K., Pedersen, C. A., Jarstfer, M. B. & Moy, S. S. Jan 1 2013 In : Neuropharmacology. 72, p. 187-196 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Oxytocin
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Preclinical Drug Evaluations
Inbred Strains Mice
Aptitude
2012
39 Citations
Lactation
Depression
Mood Disorders
Mothers
Breast Feeding
2011
171 Citations

Intranasal oxytocin reduces psychotic symptoms and improves Theory of Mind and social perception in schizophrenia

Pedersen, C. A., Gibson, C. M., Rau, S. W., Salimi, K., Smedley, K. L., Casey, R. L., Leserman, J., Jarskog, L. F. & Penn, D. L. Oct 1 2011 In : Schizophrenia Research. 132, 1, p. 50-53 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Social Perception
Theory of Mind
Oxytocin
Schizophrenia
Cognition
6 Citations

Oxytocin regulation of maternal behavior: From rodents to humans

Pedersen, C. A. Jan 1 2011 Oxytocin, Vasopressin, and Related Peptides in the Regulation of Behavior. Cambridge University Press, p. 148-182 35 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

maternal behavior
oxytocin
rodents
Maternal Behavior
Oxytocin
14 Citations
Maternal Behavior
Adult Children
Inbred C57BL Mouse
Mothers
Prepulse Inhibition
2010
33 Citations

Obsessional thoughts and compulsive behaviors in a sample of women with postpartum mood symptoms

Abramowitz, J. S., Meltzer-Brody, S., Leserman, J., Killenberg, S., Rinaldi, K., Mahaffey, B. L. & Pedersen, C. Dec 2010 In : Archives of Women's Mental Health. 13, 6, p. 523-530 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Compulsive Behavior
Postpartum Period
Anxiety
Depression
Mood Disorders
2009
12 Citations

Depressive disorder and thyroid axis functioning during pregnancy

Bunevicius, R., Kusminskas, L., Mickuviene, N., Bunevicius, A., Pedersen, C. A. & Pop, V. J. M. Nov 25 2009 In : World Journal of Biological Psychiatry. 10, 4, p. 324-329 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Depressive Disorder
Thyroid Gland
Pregnancy
Depression
Thyrotropin
49 Citations

Screening for antenatal depression with the Edinburgh Depression Scale

Bunevicius, A., Kusminskas, L., Pop, V. J., Pedersen, C. A. & Bunevicius, R. Dec 1 2009 In : Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology. 30, 4, p. 238-243 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Prenatal Diagnosis
Depression
Pregnancy
Major Depressive Disorder
Third Pregnancy Trimester
2008
1 Citations

Oxytocin and Mothers' Developmental Effects on Their Daughters

Pedersen, C. A. & Boccia, M. L. 2008 Neurobiology of the Parental Brain. Elsevier Inc., p. 377-389 13 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Oxytocin
Nuclear Family
Mothers
Maternal Behavior
Nursing
2007
28 Citations

Antenatal thyroid correlates of postpartum depression

Pedersen, C. A., Johnson, J. L., Silva, S., Bunevicius, R., Meltzer-Brody, S., Hamer, R. M. & Leserman, J. Apr 1 2007 In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 32, 3, p. 235-245 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Postpartum Depression
Thyroxine
Postpartum Period
Thyroid Gland
Depression
65 Citations

Peripherally administered non-peptide oxytocin antagonist, L368,899®, accumulates in limbic brain areas: A new pharmacological tool for the study of social motivation in non-human primates

Boccia, M. L., Goursaud, A. P. S., Bachevalier, J., Anderson, K. D. & Pedersen, C. A. Sep 1 2007 In : Hormones and Behavior. 52, 3, p. 344-351 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

L 368899
Oxytocin
Primates
Motivation
Pharmacology
29 Citations

Persistent alterations in biological profiles in women with abuse histories: Influence of premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Girdler, S. S., Leserman, J., Bunevicius, R., Klatzkin, R., Pedersen, C. A. & Light, K. C. Mar 2007 In : Health Psychology. 26, 2, p. 201-213 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Battered Women
Vascular Resistance
Hydrocortisone
Norepinephrine
39 Citations

Repeated long separations from pups produce depression-like behavior in rat mothers

Boccia, M. L., Razzoli, M., Prasad Vadlamudi, S., Trumbull, W., Caleffie, C. & Pedersen, C. A. Jan 1 2007 In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 32, 1, p. 65-71 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mothers
Depression
Maternal Behavior
Postpartum Period
Learned Helplessness
2006
26 Citations
Pregnanolone
Progesterone
Oral Administration
Depression
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
15 Citations

Emotional distress in African American women with HIV

Miles, M. S., Holditch-Davis, D., Pedersen, C., Eron, J. J. & Schwartz, T. 2006 In : Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community. 33, 1-2, p. 35-50 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

African Americans
HIV
Health
Conflict (Psychology)
Social Support
41 Citations

Histories of depression, allopregnanolone responses to stress, and premenstrual symptoms in women

Klatzkin, R. R., Morrow, A. L., Light, K. C., Pedersen, C. A. & Girdler, S. S. Jan 2006 In : Biological Psychology. 71, 1, p. 2-11 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pregnanolone
Depression
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Phlebotomy
Progesterone
97 Citations

Maternal behavior deficits in nulliparous oxytocin knockout mice

Pedersen, C. A., Vadlamudi, S. V., Boccia, M. L. & Amico, J. A. Apr 2006 In : Genes, Brain and Behavior. 5, 3, p. 274-281 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Maternal Behavior
Oxytocin
Knockout Mice
Grooming
Postpartum Period
42 Citations

Vasopressin interactions with oxytocin in the control of female sexual behavior

Pedersen, C. A. & Boccia, M. L. May 5 2006 In : Neuroscience. 139, 3, p. 843-851 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Arginine Vasopressin
Oxytocin
Vasopressins
Sexual Behavior
Agonistic Behavior
2005
9 Citations
Sex Offenses
Clonidine
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Adrenergic Receptors
Norepinephrine
1 Citations
Clonidine
Double-Blind Method
Placebos
Therapeutics
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
2004
79 Citations

Biological aspects of social bonding and the roots of human violence

Pedersen, C. A. Dec 2004 In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1036, p. 106-127 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Violence
Object Attachment
Mothers
Brain
Mammals
19 Citations

Historical sexual abuse and current thyroid axis profiles in women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Girdler, S. S., Thompson, K. S., Light, K. C., Leserman, J., Pedersen, C. A. & Prange, A. J. May 1 2004 In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 66, 3, p. 403-410 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sex Offenses
Thyroid Gland
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Thyroxine-Binding Globulin
Follicular Phase
12 Citations

How love evolved from sex and gave birth to intelligence and human nature

Pedersen, C. A. 2004 In : Journal of Bioeconomics. 6, 1, p. 39-63 25 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

love
intelligence
Human nature
Emotion
brain
2003
42 Citations

An HIV self-care symptom management intervention for African American mothers.

Miles, M. S., Holditch-Davis, D., Eron, J., Black, B. P., Pedersen, C. & Harris, D. A. 2003 In : Nursing research. 52, 6, p. 350-360 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Self Care
African Americans
Mothers
HIV
Health
49 Citations

Biological correlates of abuse in women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder and healthy controls

Girdler, S. S., Sherwood, A., Hinderliter, A. L., Leserman, J., Costello, N. L., Straneva, P. A., Pedersen, C. A. & Light, K. C. Sep 2003 In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 65, 5, p. 849-856 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Sex Offenses
Physical Abuse
Luteal Phase
Psychiatry
74 Citations

Oxytocin antagonism alters rat dams' oral grooming and upright posturing over pups

Pedersen, C. A. & Boccia, M. L. Jan 1 2003 In : Physiology and Behavior. 80, 2-3, p. 233-241 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Maternal Behavior
Grooming
Oxytocin
Posture
Postpartum Period
2002
56 Citations

Menstrual cycle, beta-endorphins, and pain sensitivity in premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Straneva, P. A., Maixner, W., Light, K. C., Pedersen, C. A., Costello, N. L. & Girdler, S. S. 2002 In : Health Psychology. 21, 4, p. 358-367 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

beta-Endorphin
Menstrual Cycle
Pain
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Luteal Phase
82 Citations

Oxytocin links mothering received, mothering bestowed and adult stress responses

Pedersen, C. A. & Boccia, M. L. Dec 1 2002 In : Stress. 5, 4, p. 259-267 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Oxytocin
Nursing
Maternal Behavior
Oxytocin Receptors
Grooming
55 Citations

Oxytocin maintains as well as initiates female sexual behavior: Effects of a highly selective oxytocin antagonist

Pedersen, C. A. & Boccia, M. L. Jan 1 2002 In : Hormones and Behavior. 41, 2, p. 170-177 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Oxytocin
Sexual Behavior
Oxytocin Receptors
Humulus
Lordosis
2001
180 Citations

Allopregnanolone levels and reactivity to mental stress in premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Girdler, S. S., Straneva, P. A., Light, K. C., Pedersen, C. A. & Morrow, A. L. May 1 2001 In : Biological Psychiatry. 49, 9, p. 788-797 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pregnanolone
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Luteal Phase
Hydrocortisone
Progesterone
137 Citations
Maternal Behavior
Grooming
Aggression
Lactation
Anxiety
13 Citations

Oxytocin receptors in non-human primate brain visualized with monoclonal antibody

Boccia, M. L., Panicker, A. K., Pedersen, C. & Petrusz, P. Jun 13 2001 In : NeuroReport. 12, 8, p. 1723-1726 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Oxytocin Receptors
Primates
Monoclonal Antibodies
Brain
Septal Nuclei
1999
24 Citations
Anxiety Disorders
Mood Disorders
Postpartum Period
Thyroid Gland
Pregnancy
18 Citations
Anterior Hypothalamus
Radioligand Assay
Preoptic Area
Cholera Toxin
Bovine Serum Albumin
1998
17 Citations

Blood pressure-related hypoalgesia in bulimia nervosa

Girdler, S. S., Koo-Loeb, J., Pedersen, C. A., Brown, H. J. & Maixner, W. Jan 1 1998 In : Psychosomatic Medicine. 60, 6, p. 736-743 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Bulimia Nervosa
Blood Pressure
Pain
Pain Threshold
Cardiovascular System
59 Citations
Bulimia Nervosa
Catecholamines
Blood Pressure
Epinephrine
Heart Rate
40 Citations

Chronic cocaine treatment alters social/aggressive behavior in Sprague-Dawley rat dams and in their prenatally exposed offspring

Johns, J. M., Noonan, L. R., Zimmerman, L. I., McMillen, B. A., Means, L. W., Walker, C. H., Lubin, D. A., Meter, K. E., Nelson, C. J., Pedersen, C. A., Mason, G. A. & Lauder, J. M. 1998 In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 846, p. 399-404 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
Developmental Gene Expression Regulation
Serotonin 5-HT1 Receptors
Pregnancy Complications
Social Behavior
63 Citations

Dysregulation of cardiovascular and neuroendocrine responses to stress in premenstrual dysphoric disorder

Girdler, S. S., Pedersen, C. A., Straneva, P. A., Leserman, J., Stanwyck, C. L., Benjamin, S. & Light, K. C. Nov 16 1998 In : Psychiatry Research. 81, 2, p. 163-178 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Psychological Stress
Hydrocortisone
Norepinephrine
Follicular Phase