Publications

Horrell ND, Saltzman W & Hickmott PW. 2019. Plasticity of paternity: Effects of fatherhood on synaptic, intrinsic and morphological characteristics of neurons in the medial preoptic area of male California mice. Behavioural Brain Research 365:89-102. PDF

Horrell ND, Hickmott PW & Saltzman W. 2018. Neural regulation of paternal behavior in mammals: Sensory, neuroendocrine, and experiential influences on the paternal brain. In: Grattan, D.R. and Coolen, L.M., eds. Neuroendocrine Regulation of Behavior. Current Topics in Behavioral Neurosciences. PDF

Perea-Rodriguez JP, Zhao M, Harris BN, Raqueno J & Saltzman, W. 2018. Behavioral and endocrine consequences of placentophagia in male California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Physiology and Behavior 188:283-290. PDF

Zhao M, Garland T Jr, Chappell MA, Andrew JR, Harris BN & Saltzman W. 2018. Effects of a physical and energetic challenge on male California mice (Peromyscus californicus): Modulation by reproductive condition. Journal of Experimental Biology 221. doi:10.1242/jeb.168559 PDF

Saltzman W, Harris BN, de Jong TR, Perea-Rodriguez JP, Horrell ND, Zhao M & Andrew JR. 2017. Paternal care in biparental rodents: Intra- and inter-individual variation. Integrative and Comparative Biology 57:589-602. PDF

Horrell ND, Perea-Rodriguez JP, Harris BN & Saltzman W. 2017. Effects of repeated pup exposure on behavioral, neural, and adrenocortical responses to pups in male California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Hormones and Behavior 90:56-63. PDF

Zhao M, Garland T Jr, Chappell MA, Andrew JR & Saltzman W. 2017. Metabolic and affective consequences of fatherhood in male California mice. Physiology and Behavior 177:57-67. PDF

Garland T Jr, Zhao M & Saltzman W. 2016. Hormones and the evolution of complex traits: Insights from artificial selection on behavior. Integrative and Comparative Biology 56:207-224. PDF

Andrew JR, Saltzman W, Chappell MA & Garland T. Jr. 2016. Consequences of fatherhood in the biparental California mouse (Peromyscus californicus): Locomotor performance, metabolic rate, and organ masses. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 89: 130-140. PDF

Bales KL & Saltzman W. 2016. Fathering in rodents: neurobiological substrates and consequences for offspring. Hormones and Behavior 77249-259. PDF

Kaiser K, Devito J, Jones CG, Marentes A, Perez R, Umeh L, Weickum RM, McGovern EK, Wilson EH & Saltzman W. 2015. Reproductive and immune effects of chronic corticosterone treatment in male White's treefrogs, Litoria caerulea. Conservation Physiology 3:cov 022, doi 10.1093/conphys/cov022. [PDF file]

Kaiser K, Devito J, Jones CG, Marentes A, Perez R, Umeh L, Weickum RM, McGovern EK, Wilson EH & Saltzman W. 2015. Effects of anthropogenic noise on endocrine and reproductive function in White's treefrog, Litoria caerulea. Conservation Physiology 3:10.1093/conphys/cou061. [PDF file]

Perea-Rodriguez JP, Takahashi EY, Amador TM, Saltzman W & Trainor BC. 2015. Effects of reproductive status on central expression of progesterone, oestrogen, oxytocin, and vasopressin (v1a) receptor mRNA in male California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Journal of Neuroendocrinology 27: 245-252. PDF

Saltzman W, Harris BN, de Jong TR, Nguyen P, Cho JT, Hernandez M & Perea-Rodriguez JP. 2015. Effects of parental status on male body mass in the monogamous, biparental California mouse. Journal of Zoology 296: 23-29. PDF

Perea-Rodriguez JP & Saltzman W. 2014. Differences in placentophagia in relation to male and female reproductive status in the California mouse (Peromyscus californicus). Developmental Psychobiology 52: 812-820. PDF

Saltzman W & Ziegler TE. 2014. Functional significance of hormonal changes in mammalian fathers. Journal of Neuroendocrinology 26: 685-693. PDF

Harris BN, de Jong TR, Yang V and Saltzman W. 2013. Chronic variable stress in fathers alters paternal and social behavior but not pup development in the biparental California mouse (Peromyscus californicus). Hormones and Behavior 64: 799-811. PDF

De Jong TR, Harris BN, Perea-Rodriguez JP & Saltzman W. 2013. Physiological and neuroendocrine responses to chronic variable stress in male California mice (Peromyscus californicus): influence of social environment and paternal state. Psychoneuroendocrinology 38: 2023-2033. PDF

Harris BN & Saltzman W. 2013. Effect of reproductive status on hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) activity and reactivity in male California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Physiology and Behavior 112-113: 70-76. PDF

Harris BN & Saltzman W. 2013. Effects of aging on hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis activity and reactivity in virgin male and female California mice (Peromyscus californicus). General and Comparative Endocrinology 186: 41-49. PDF

Harris BN, Saltzman W, de Jong TR & Milnes MR. 2012. Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis function in the California mouse (Peromyscus californicus): changes in baseline activity, reactivity, and fecal excretion of glucocorticoids across the diurnal cycle. General and Comparative Endocrinology 179: 436-450. PDF

Chauke M, de Jong TR, Garland T Jr & Saltzman W. 2012. Paternal responsiveness is associated with, but not mediated by reduced neophobia in male California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Physiology and Behavior 107: 65-75. PDF

De Jong TR, Korosi A, Harris BN, Perea-Rodriguez JP & Saltzman W. 2012. Individual variation in paternal responses of virgin male California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 85: 740-751. PDF

Dlugosz EM, Harris BN, Saltzman W & Chappell MA. 2012. Glucocorticoids, aerobic physiology, and locomotor behavior in California mice. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 85: 671-683. PDF

Chauke M, Malisch JL, Robinson C, de Jong TR & Saltzman W. 2011. Effects of reproductive status on behavioral and endocrine responses to acute stress in a biparental rodent, the California mouse (Peromyscus californicus). Hormones and Behavior 60: 128-138. PDF

Harris BN, Perea-Rodriguez JP & Saltzman W. 2011. Acute effects of corticosterone injection on paternal behavior in California mouse (Peromyscus californicus) fathers. Hormones and Behavior 60: 666-675. PDF

De Jong TR, Measor KR, Chauke M, Harris BN & Saltzman W. 2010. Brief pup exposure induces Fos expression in the lateral habenula and serotonergic caudal dorsal raphe nucleus of parentally experienced male California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Neuroscience 169:1094-1104. PDF

De Jong TR, Chauke M, Harris BN & Saltzman W. 2009. From here to paternity: neural correlates of the onset of paternal behavior in California mice (Peromyscus californicus). Hormones and Behavior 56:220-231. PDF

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