publications


 

45.  Omidi, A, Jafari, R, Nazifi, S, Parker, M.O. (2017). Potential role of selenium in the pathophysiology of crib-biting behavior in horses. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, Available online.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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

 

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. 

 

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. 

 

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. 

 

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.

 

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.

 

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. 

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.