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    • Childhood Parental Loss and Adult Hypothalamic-Pituitary- Adrenal Function 

      Tyrka, Audrey R.; Wier, Lauren; Price, Lawrence H; Ross, Nicole; Anderson, George M.; Wilkinson, Charles W.; Carpenter, Linda L. (Biol. Psychiatry, 2008-06-15)
      Background—Several decades of research link childhood parental loss with risk for major depression and other forms of psychopathology. A large body of preclinical work on maternal separation and some recent studies of ...
    • Cortisol and ACTH Responses to the Dex/CRH Test: Influence of Temperament 

      Tyrka, Audrey M.; Wier, Lauren M.; Price, Lawrence H.; Rikhye, Kobita; Ross, Nicole S.; Anderson, George M.; Carpenter, Linda L.; Wilkinson, Charles M. (Horm. Behav., 2008-04)
      Temperament and personality traits such as neuroticism and behavioral inhibition are prospective predictors of the onset of depression and anxiety disorders. Exposure to stress is also linked to the development of these ...
    • Decreased ACTH and Cortisol Responses to Stress in Healthy Adults Reporting Significant Childhood Maltreatment 

      Carpenter, Linda L.; Carvalho, John P.; Tyrka, Audrey R.; Wier, Lauren M.; Mello, Andrea F.; Anderson, George M.; Wilkinson, Charles W.; Price, Lawrence H. (Biol. Psychiatry, 2007-11-15)
      Background—Preclinical research findings suggest that exposure to stress and concomitant hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis activation during early development can have permanent and potentially deleterious effects. ...