Peer-reviewed articles 2008-2010

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Arsenault-Lapierre, G., Chertkow, H., & Lupien, S. J. (2010). Seasonal effects on cortisol secretion in normal aging, mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiology of aging, 31(6), 1051-4. Pubmed

Doane L.D., Kremen W.S., Eaves L.J., Eisein S.A., Hauger R., Helhammer D., Levine W., Lupien S.J., Lyons M.J., Mendoza S., Prom-Wormley E., Xian H., York T.P., Franz C.E., Jacobson K.C. (2010). Associations between Jet Lag and Cortisol Diurnal Rhythms after Domestic Travel. Health Psychology, 29(2), 117-23. Pubmed

Donaldson S.G, Van Oostdam J., Tikhonov C., Feeley M., Armstrong B., Ayotte P., Boucher O., Bowers W., Chan L., Dallaire F., Dallaire R., Dewailly É., Edwards J., Egeland G.M., Fontaine J., Furgal C., Leech T., Loring E., Muckle G., Nancarrow T., Pereg D., Plusquellec P., Potyrala M., Receveur O., Shearer R.G. (2010). Environmental contaminants and human health in the Canadian Arctic. The Science of the total environment, 408(22), 5165-234. Pubmed

Franz C.E., York T.P., Eaves L.J., Mendoza S.P., Hauger R.L., Hellhammer D.H., Jacobson K.C., Levine S., Lupien S.J., Lyons M.J., Prom-Wormley E., Xian H., Kremen W.S.(2010). Genetic and environmental influences on cortisol regulation across days and contexts in middle-aged men. Behavior Genetics, 40 (4), 467-79. Pubmed

Juster, R.P., McEwen, B.S., & Lupien, S.J. (2010). Allostatic load biomarkers of chronic stress and impact on health and cognition. Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews, 35(1), 2-16. Pubmed

Kremen W., O'Brien R., Panizzon M., Prom-Wormley E., Eaves L., Eisen S., Eyler L., Hauger R., Fennema-Notestine C., Fischl B., Grant M., Hellhammer D., Jak A., Jacobson D., Jernigan T., Lupien S.J., Lyons M., Mendoza S., Neale M., Seidman L., Thermenos H., Tsuang M., Dale A., Franz C. (2010). Salivary Cortisol and Prefrontal Cortical Thickness in Middle-Aged Men: A Twin Study. NeuroImage, 53(3), 1093-102. Pubmed

Lord, C., Engert, V., Lupien, S.J., Pruessner, J.C. (2010). Effect of Sex and Estrogen Therapy on the Aging Brain: a Voxel-Based Morphometry Study. Menopause, 17(4), 846-51. Pubmed

Marin, M.F., Pilgrim, K., Lupien, S.J. (2010). Modulatory Effects of Stress on Reactivated Emotional Memories. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 35(9), 1388-96. Pubmed

Pilgrim, K., Marin, M.F., & Lupien, S.J. (2010). Attentional orienting toward social stress stimuli predicts increased cortisol responsivity to psychosocial stress irrespective of the early socioeconomic status. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 35(4), 588-95. Pubmed

Plusquellec, P., Dewailly, E., Ayotte, P. , Begin, G., Desrosiers, C., Després, C, Saint-Amour, D. , Muckle, G. (2010). The Relation of Environmental Contaminants Exposure to Behavioral Indicators in Inuit Preschoolers in Arctic Québec. Neurotoxicology, 31(1), 17-25. Pubmed

Souza-Talarico, J.N., Chaves, E.C., Lupien, S.J., Nitrini, R., & Caramelli, P. (2010). Relationship between cortisol levels and memory performance may be modulated by the presence or absence of cognitive impairment: evidence from healthy elderly, mild cognitive impairment and alzheimer’s disease subjects. Journal of Alzheimer's disease: JAD, 9(3), 839-48. Pubmed

Therrien F., Drapeau V., Lalonde J., Lupien S.J., Beaulieu S., Doré J., Tremblay A., Richard D. (2010) Cortisol response to the trier social stress test in obese and reduced obese individuals. Biological Psychology, 84(2), 325-9. Pubmed

Verner, M.A., Plusquellec, P., Muckle, G., Ayotte, P., Dewailly, E., Jacobson, J., Jacobson, S.W., Charbonneau, M., Haddad, S. (2010). Alteration of Infant Attention and Activity by Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs): Unravelling Critical Windows of Susceptibility through the use of Physiologically-Based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Modeling. Neurotoxicology, 31(5), 424-431. Pubmed

Viau R., Arsenault-Lapierre G., Fecteau S., Champagne N., Walker C.D., Lupien S. (2010). Effect of service dogs on salivary cortisol secretion in autistic children. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 35 (8), 1187-93. Pubmed


Brenner, K., Liu, A., Laplante, D.P., Lupien, S. J., Pruessner, J.C., Ciampi, A., Joober, R., King, S. (2009). Cortisol response to a psychosocial stressor in schizophrenia: blunted, delayed, or normal? Psychoneuroendocrinology, 34(6), 859-68. Pubmed

Hebert, S. & Lupien, S. J. (2009). Salivary cortisol levels, subjective stress, and tinnitus intensity in tinnitus sufferers during noise exposure in the laboratory. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 212(1), 37-44. Pubmed

Lupien, S. J. (2009). Brain Under Stress. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry-Revue Canadienne De Psychiatrie, 54(1), 4-5. Pubmed

Lupien, S.J., McEwen, B.S., Gunnar, M.R., Heim, C. (2009). Effects of stress throughout the lifespan on the brain, behaviour and cognition. Nature Reviews – Neurosciences, 10(6), 434-45. Pubmed


Arsenault-Lapierre, G., Chertkow, H., & Lupien, S. J. (2008). Seasonal effects on cortisol secretion in normal aging, mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease. Neurobiology of aging, 31(6), 1051-4. Pubmed

Fiocco, A. J., Poirier, J., Joober, R., Nair, N. P. V., & Lupien, S. J. (2008). Acute and long-term associations between ApoE genetic polymorphism, cortisol levels, and declarative memory performance in older adults. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 33(5), 625-633. Pubmed

Lord, C., Buss, C., Lupien, S. J., & Pruessner, J. C. (2008). Hippocampal volumes are larger in postmenopausal women using estrogen therapy compared to past users, never users and men: a possible window of opportunity effect. Neurobiology of Aging, 29(1), 95-101. Pubmed

Loucks, E., Juster, R. P., & Pruessner, J. C. (2008). Neuroendocrine biomarkers, allostatic load, and the challenge of measurement. Social Science and Medicine, 66(3), 525-530. Pubmed

Ouellet-Morin, I., Boivin, M., Dionne, G., Lupien, S. J., Arsenault, L., Barr, R. G., et al. (2008). Variations in heritability of cortisol reactivity to stress as a function of early familial adversity among 19-month-old twins. Archives of General Psychiatry, 65(2), 211-218. Pubmed

Pruessner, J. C., Dedovic, K., Lupien, S. J., et al. (2008). Deactivation of the limbic system during acute psychosocial stress: evidence from positron emission tomography and functional magnetic resonance imaging studies. Biological Psychiatry, 63(2), 234-40. Pubmed

Therrien, F., Drapeau, V., Lupien, S. J., et al. (2008). Awakening cortisol response in relation to psychosocial profiles and eating behaviors. Physiology & Behavior, 93(1-2), 282-8. Pubmed

Weekes, N. Y., Lewis, R. S., Goto, S. G., Garrison-Jakel, J., Patel, F., & Lupien, S. J. (2008). The effect of an environmental stressor on gender differences on the awakening cortisol response. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 33(6), 766-772. Pubmed

Wrosch, C., Miller, G. E., Lupien, S. J., & Pruessner, J. C. (2008). Diurnal cortisol secretion and 2-Year changes in older adults' physical symptoms: the moderating roles of negative affect and sleep. Health Psychology, 27(6), 685-693. Pubmed