publications


 

44.    Brock, A. J., Goody, S. M. G., Mead, A.N., Sudwarts, A., Parker, M.O. & Brennan, C.H (2017). Assessing the value of the zebrafish conditioned place preference model for predicting human abuse potential. Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, AVAILABLE ONLINE. [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

43.    Brock, A.J., Sudwarts, A., Daggett, J., Parker, M.O., Brennan, C.H. (2017). A fully automated computer based Skinner box for testing learning and memory in zebrafish. bioRxiv, p.110478. [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

42.    Roberts, K., Hemmings, A.J., McBride, S.D., Parker, M.O. (2017). Causal Factors of Oral versus Locomotor Stereotypy in the Horse. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, 20, 37–43. [C] REVIEW

 

41.    Roberts, K., Hemmings, A.J., McBride, S.D., Parker, M.O. (2017). Developing a 3-choice serial reaction time task for examining neural and cognitive function in an equine model. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. [C,S] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

40.   Omidi, A., Fathi, M.H., Parker, M.O. (2017). Alterations of antioxidant status markers in dairy cows during lactation and in the dry period. Journal of Dairy Research, 84, 49-53.  [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

39.   McBride, S.D., Parker, M.O., Roberts, K., Hemmings, A. (2017). Applied neurophysiology of the horse: implications for training, husbandry and welfare. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 190, 90-101. [C,S] REVIEW

 

38.   Brock, A. J., Sudwarts, A., Parker, M.O., Brennan, C.H. (2016). Zebrafish behavioral models of ageing. In: A.V. Kalueff (Ed.) The rights and wrongs of zebrafish: Behavioral phenotyping of zebrafish. Springer Publishing. [C] BOOK CHAPTER

 

37.   Parker, M.O. (2016). Modeling OCD endophenotypes in zebrafish. In: A.V. Kalueff (Ed.) The rights and wrongs of zebrafish: Behavioral phenotyping of zebrafish. Springer Publishing. [I, W]. BOOK CHAPTER

 

36.   Roberts, K., Hemmings, A.J., Moore-Colyer, M., Parker, M.O., McBride, S.D. (2016). Neural Modulators of Temperament: a multivariate approach to personality trait identification in the horse. Physiology & Behavior, 167, 125-131. [C, S]. ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

35.   Omidi, A., Vakili, S., Nazifi, S., Parker, M.O. (2016). Acute-phase proteins, oxidative stress and antioxidant defense in crib-biting horses. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, 20, 31–36. [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

34.   Parker, M.O., Brennan, C.H. (2016). Translational pharmacology of a putative measure of motor impulsivity in larval zebrafish. Current Psychopharmacology, 5, 73-84. [I, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

33.   Homberg, J.R., et al. (2016). Genetic and environmental modulation of neurodevelopmental disorders: translational insights from labs to beds. Brain Research Bulletin, 125, 79-91. [C] REVIEW

 

32.   Homberg, J.R., et al. (2016). Understanding autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders through experimental translational neurobehavioral models. Neuroscience and Biobehavioural Reviews, 65, 292-312. [C] REVIEW

 

31.   Mazelet, L., Parker, M. O., Li, M., Anders, A., Ashworth, R. (2016). Role of active contraction and tropomodulins in regulating actin filament length and sarcomere structure in developing zebrafish skeletal muscle. Frontiers in Physiology, 7:91. [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

30.   Baiamonte, M., Parker, M.O., Vinson, G.P., Brennan, C.H. (2016). Sustained effects of developmental exposure to ethanol on zebrafish anxiety-like behaviour. PLoS ONE, 11(2), e0148425. [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

29.   Homberg, J.R., et al. (2016). Improving treatment of neurodevelopmental disorders: recommendations based on preclinical studies. Expert Opinion on Drug Discovery, 11(1), 11-25. [C] REVIEW

 

28.   Parker, M.O. (2016). Adult vertebrate behavioural aquatic toxicology: reliability and ecological validity. Aquatic Toxicology, 170, 323-329. [I, W] REVIEW

 

27.   Parker, M.O., Evans, A. M-D., Brock, A.J., Combe, F.J., Teh, M-T., Brennan, C.H. (2016). Developmental exposure to moderate levels of ethanol increases habit formation in a zebrafish model of foetal alcohol spectrum disorder. Addiction Biology, 21, 49-60 [I, S, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

26.   Parker, M.O., Brock, A.J., Sudwarts, A., Teh, M-T., Combe, F.J., Brennan, C.H. (2015). Developmental role of acetylcholinesterase in impulse control in zebrafish. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience. 9:271. [I, S,W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

25.   Kalueff, A.V., Stewart, A., Ullmann, J., Norton, W., Brennan, C.H., Parker, M.O., Gerlai, R. (2015). Molecular psychiatry of zebrafish. Molecular Psychiatry, 20, 2-17. [C] REVIEW

 

24.   McBride, S.D., Parker, M.O. (2015). The disrupted basal ganglia and behavioural control: an insight from spontaneous stereotypy. Behavioural Brain Research, 276, 45-58. [I, W] REVIEW

 

23.   Proulx, M.J., Parker, M.O., Tahir. Y., Brennan, C.H. (2014). Parallel mechanisms for visual search in zebrafish. PLoS ONE, 9, e111540. [S, C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

22.   Parker, M.O., Annan, L., Kanoupopolous, A., Brock, A.J., Baiamonte, M., Teh, M-T., Brennan, C.H. (2014). The utility of zebrafish to study the mechanisms by which ethanol affects social behavior and anxiety during early brain development. Progress in Neuropsychopharamcology and Biological Psychiatry, 55, 94-100. [I, E, S, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

21.   Parker, M.O., Brock, A.J., Sudwarts, A., Brennan, C.H. (2014). Atomoxetine reduces anticipatory responding in a 5-choice serial reaction time task for adult zebrafish. Psychopharmacology, 231, 2671–2679. [E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

20.   Parker, M.O., Brock, A.J., Millington, M.E., Brennan, C.H. (2013). Behavioural phenotyping of casper mutant and 1-pheny-2-thiourea treated adult zebrafish. Zebrafish, 10, 466-471. [I, E, S, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

19.   Jamieson, J., Reiss, M.J., Allen, D., Asher, L., Parker, M.O., Wathes, C.M., & Abeyesinghe, S.M. (2015). Adolescents care but don’t feel responsible for farm animal welfare. Society and Animals, 23, 269-297. [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

18.   Parker, M.O., Ife, D., Ma, J., Pancholi, M., Straw, C., Smeraldi, F., Brennan, C.H. (2013). Development and automation of a test of impulse control in zebrafish. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 7:65. [E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

17.   Redhead, E.S., Hamilton, D.A., Parker, M.O., Pitfield, C., Webber, C., Houghton, K. (2013). Overshadowing of Geometric Cues by a beacon within a spatial navigation task. Learning and Behavior, 41, 179-191 [C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

16.   Parker, M.O., Brock, A.J., Walton, R.T., Brennan, C.H. (2013). The role of zebrafish (Danio rerio) in dissecting the genetics and neural circuits underlying complex behavioural phenotypes. Frontiers in Neural Circuits, 7, 63. [W] REVIEW

 

15.   Rice, J.P., Suggs, L.E., Lusk, A.V., Parker, M.O., Candelaria-Cook, F.T., Akers, K.G., Savage, D.D., & Hamilton, D.A. (2012). Effects of chronic intermittent exposure to moderate levels of ethanol during prenatal brain development on dendritic length, branching, and spine density in the nucleus accumbens and dorsal striatum of adult rats. Alcohol, 46, 577–584 [E, C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

14.   Parker, M.O., Brennan, C.H. (2012). Zebrafish (Danio rerio) models of substance abuse: harnessing the capabilities. Behaviour, 149, 1037 – 1062. [W] REVIEW

 

13.   Parker, M.O., Garavia, J., Haigh, A., Millington, M.E., Brown, V.J., Combe, F.J., Brennan, C.H. (2012). Discrimination Reversal and Attentional Sets in Zebrafish (Danio rerio). Behavioural Brain Research, 232, 264-268. [S, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

12.   Parker, M.O., Millington, M.E, Combe, F.J., & Brennan, C.H. (2012). Development and implementation of a three-choice serial reaction time task for Zebrafish (Danio rerio). Behavioural Brain Research, 227, 73-80. [E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

11.   Parker, M.O., Millington, M.E., Combe, F.J., & Brennan, C.H. (2012) Housing conditions affect physiological and behavioural responses of zebrafish to the novel tank diving test. PLoS ONE, 7(4): e34992.  [I, E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

10.   Parker, M.O., Brennan, C.H. (2012). Low and Moderate alcohol consumption during pregnancy: effects on social behaviour and propensity to develop substance abuse in later life. BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 119, 1671-1672. [I, W] CORRESPONDENCE

 

9.      Brennan, C.H., Parker, M.O., Millington, M.E. (2011). Using zebrafish to examine the genetics of drug seeking and impulsivity. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 25, A6. [C] PROCEDINGS

 

8.      O’Connor, EA., Parker, M.O., Demmers, TG., Lowe, JC., Owen, RC., Davey, E., Wathes CM. & Abeyesinghe, SM. (2011). The effects of low light and high noise on behavioural activity, physiological stress and production in laying hens. British Poultry Science, 52, 666-674. [I, E, C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

7.      Parker, M.O., O’Connor, EA., McLeman, MA., Demmers, TG., Lowe,  JC., Owen, RC., Davey, E., Wathes CM. & Abeyesinghe, SM. (2010). The impact of chronic environmental stressors on growing pigs, Sus scofra (Part 2). Social behaviour. Animal, 4, 1910-1921. [I, E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

6.      O’Connor, EA., Parker, M.O., McLeman, MA., Demmers, TG., Lowe,  JC., Owen, RC., Davey, E., Wathes CM. & Abeyesinghe, SM. (2010). The impact of chronic environmental stressors on growing pigs, Sus scofra (Part 1). Physiology, production and play behaviour. Animal, 4, 1897-1909. [I, E, C] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

5.      Parker, M., Goodwin, D., Eager, R., Redhead, ES., Marlin, DS. (2010). Comparison of Polar® heart rate interval data with simultaneously recorded ECG signals in horses. Comparative Exercise Physiology, 6, 137-142. [E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

4.      Parker, M., McBride, S. D., Redhead, E., & Goodwin, D. (2009). Differential place and response learning in horses displaying an oral stereotypy. Behavioural Brain Research, 200, 100-105 [I, E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

3.      Parker, M., Redhead, E., Goodwin, D., & McBride, S. D. (2008). Impaired instrumental choice in crib-biting horses (Equus caballus). Behavioural Brain Research, 191, 137-140. [I, E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

2.      Parker, M., Goodwin, D., & Redhead, E. (2008). Survey of breeders’ management of horses in Europe, North America and Australia: comparison of factors associated with the development of abnormal behaviour. Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 114, 206-215. [I, E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH

 

1.      Parker, M., Goodwin, D., Redhead, E., & Mitchell, H. (2006). The effectiveness of environmental enrichment on reducing stereotypic behaviour in two captive vicugna (Vicugna vicugna). Animal Welfare, 15, 59-62. [I, E, W] ORIGINAL RESEARCH