Publications

Davis, M. T., Grogan, K. E., and Maney, D. L. (2019). Expression of oxytocin receptors in the zebra finch brain during vocal development. bioRxiv 739623.

Sun, D., Maney, D. L., Layman, T. S., Chatterjee, P., and Yi, S. V. (2019). Sex-based epigenetic differentiation of a sex chromosome in a female-heterogametic system. Genome Research, in press. 

Grogan, K. E., Horton, B. M., Hu, Y., and Maney, D. L. (2019). A chromosomal inversion predicts the expression of sex steroid-related genes in a species with alternative behavioral phenotypes. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, 495: 110517.

Rodríguez‐Saltos, C. A., Lyons, S. M., Sockman, K. W., & Maney, D. L. (2018). Sound‐induced monoaminergic turnover in the auditory forebrain depends on endocrine state in a seasonally‐breeding songbird. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, e12606.


Davis, A. K. and Maney, D. L. (2018). The use of glucocorticoid hormones or leukocyte profiles to measure stress in vertebrates: what’s the difference? Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 9, 1556-1568.


Heimovics, S. A., Merritt, J. R., Jalabert, C., Ma, C., Maney, D. L., and Soma, K. K. (2018). Rapid effects of 17-beta-estradiol on aggressive behavior in songbirds: environmental and genetic influences. Hormones & Behavior, in press.


Sun, D., Huh, I., Zinzow-Kramer, W. M., Maney, D. L., and Yi, S. V. (2018). Rapid regulatory evolution of a non-recombining autosome linked to divergent behavioral phenotypes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115, 2794-2799.

 

Merritt, J. R., Davis, M. T., Jalabert, C., Libecap, T. J., Williams, D. R., Soma, K. K., and Maney, D. L. (2018). Rapid effects of estradiol on aggression depend on genotype in a species with an estrogen receptor polymorphism. Hormones and Behavior, 98, 210-218.

 

Maney, D. L. (2017). Polymorphisms in sex steroid receptors: From gene sequence to behavior. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology, 47, 47-65.

 

Maney, D. L. (2016). Perils and pitfalls of reporting sex differences. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 371, 2015.0119.

 

Maney, D. L., and Rodriguez-Saltos, C. A. (2016). Hormones and the incentive salience of bird song. In: Bass, A. H., Sisneros, J. A., Fay, R. R., and Poppper, A. N. (Eds.) Hearing and Hormones. Springer Handbook of Auditory Research, 57, 101-132.

 

Zinzow-Kramer, W. M., Horton, B. M., McKee, C. D., Michaud, J. M., Tharp, G. K., Thomas, J. W., Tuttle, E. M., Yi, S., and Maney, D. L. (2015). Genes located in a chromosomal inversion are correlated with territorial song in white-throated sparrows. Genes, Brain, and Behavior, 14, 641-654.

 

Maney, D. L., Horton, B. M., and Zinzow-Kramer, W. M. (2015). Estrogen receptor alpha as a mediator of life-history trade-offs. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 55, 323-331.

 

Maney, D. L. (2014). Just like a circus:  The public consumption of sex differences. Current Topics in Behavioral Neuroscience, 19, 279-296.

 

Zinzow-Kramer, W., Horton, B. M., and Maney, D. L. (2014). Evaluation of reference genes for quantitative real-time-PCR in the brain, pituitary, and gonads of songbirds. Hormones & Behavior, 66, 267-275.

 

Horton, B. M., Moore, I. T., and Maney, D. L. (2014). New insights into the hormonal and behavioural correlates of polymorphism in white-throated sparrows. Animal Behaviour, 93, 207-219.

 

Horton, B. M., Hudson, W. H., Ortlund, E. A., Shirk, S., Thomas, J. W., Young, E. R., Zinzow-Kramer, W. M., and Maney, D. L. (2014). Estrogen receptor α polymorphism in a species with alternative behavioral phenotypes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111, 1443-1448.

 

Grozhik, A. V., Horozsko, C. P., Horton, B. M., Voisin, D. A., and Maney, D. L. (2014). Hormonal regulation of vasotocin receptor mRNA in a seasonally breeding songbird. Hormones & Behavior, 65, 254-263.

 

Maney, D. L. (2013). The incentive salience of courtship vocalizations: Hormone-mediated 'wanting' in the auditory system. Hearing Research, 305, 19-30. Featured on journal cover.

 

Matragrano, L. L., LeBlanc, M. M., Chitrapu, A., Blanton, Z. E., and Maney, D. L. (2013). Testosterone alters genomic responses to song and monoaminergic innervation of auditory areas in a seasonally breeding songbird. Developmental Neurobiology, 73, 455-468.

 

Horton, B. M., Hu, Y., Martin, C. L., Bunke, B. P., Matthews, B. S., Moore, I. T., Thomas, J. W., and Maney, D. L. (2013). Behavioral characterization of a white-throated sparrow homozygous for the ZAL2m chromosomal arrangement. Behavior Genetics, 43, 60-70.

 

Horton, B. M., Hauber, M. E., and Maney, D. L. (2012). Morph matters: Aggression bias depends on self-morph in a polymorphic sparrow. PLoS ONE, 7, e48705.

 

Earp, S. E., and Maney, D. L. (2012). Birdsong: Is it music to their ears? Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience, 4, 14. Covered in the New York Times, Huffington Post, and other media outlets worldwide.

 

Matragrano, L. L., Beaulieu, M., Phillip, J. O., Rae, A. I., Sanford, S. E., Sockman, K. W., and Maney, D. L. (2012). Rapid effects of hearing song on catecholaminergic activity in the songbird auditory pathway. PLoS ONE, 7, e39388.

 

Matragrano, L. L., Sanford, S. E., Salvante, K. G., Beaulieu, M., Sockman, K. W., and Maney, D. L. (2012). Estradiol-dependent modulation of serotonergic markers in auditory areas of a seasonally breeding songbird. Behavioral Neuroscience, 126, 110-122.

 

Leung, C. H., Abebe, D. F., Earp, S. E., Goode, C. T., Grozhik, A. V., Mididoddi, P., and Maney, D. L. (2011). Neural distribution of vasotocin receptor mRNA in two species of songbird. Endocrinology, 152, 4865-4881.

 

Maney, D. L. and Goodson, J. L. (2011). Neurogenomic mechanisms of aggression in songbirds. Advances in Genetics, 75, 83-119.

 

Maney, D. L. and Pinaud, R. (2011). Estradiol-dependent modulation of auditory processing and selectivity in songbirds. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology, 32, 287-302.

 

Davis, J. K., Mittel, L. B., Lowman, J. J., Thomas, P. J., Maney, D. L., Martin, C. L., NISC Comparative Sequencing Program, Thomas, J. W. (2011). Haplotype-based genomic sequencing of a chromosomal polymorphism in the white-throated sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis). Journal of Heredity, 102, 380-390.

 

Matragrano, L. L., Sanford, S. E., Salvante, K. G., Sockman, K. W., and Maney, D. L. (2011). Estradiol-dependent catecholaminergic innervation of auditory areas in a seasonally breeding songbird. European Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 416-425.

 

Huynh, L. Y., Maney, D. L., and Thomas, J. W. (2011). Chromosome-wide linkage disequilibrium caused by an inversion polymorphism in the white-throated sparrow. Heredity, 106, 537-546.

 

Huynh, L. Y., Maney, D. L., and Thomas, J. W. (2010). Contrasting population genetic patterns within the white-throated sparrow genome (Zonotrichia albicollis). BMC Genetics, 11, 96.

 

Davis, J. K., Lowman, J. J., Thomas, P. J., ten Hallers, B. F. H., Koriabine, M., Huynh, L. Y., Maney, D. L., de Jong, P. J., Martin, C. L., NISC Comparative Sequencing Program, and Thomas, J. W. (2010). Evolution of a bitter taste receptor gene cluster in a New World sparrow. Genome Biology and Evolution, 2, 358-370.

 

Saab, S. S., Lange, H. S., and Maney, D. L. (2010). Gonadotropin-releasing hormone neurones in a photoperiodic songbird express Fos and Egr-1 protein after a single long day. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 22, 196-207.

 

Sanford, S. E., Lange, H. S., and Maney, D. L. (2010). Topography of estradiol-modulated genomic responses in the songbird auditory forebrain. Developmental Neurobiology, 70, 73-86.

 

Leung, C. H., Goode, C. T., Young, L. J., and Maney, D. L. (2009). Neural distribution of nonapeptide binding sites in two species of songbird. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 513, 197-208.

 

Maney, D. L., Lange, H. S., Raees, M. Q., Reid, A. E., and Sanford, S. E. (2009). Behavioral phenotypes persist after gonadal steroid manipulation in white-throated sparrows. Hormones & Behavior, 55, 113-120.

 

Maney, D. L., Goode, C. T., Lange, H. S., Sanford, S. E., and Solomon, B. L. (2008). Estradiol modulates neural responses to song in a seasonal songbird. Journal of Comparative Neurology, 511, 173-186.

 

Davis, A. K., Maney, D. L., and Maerz, J. C. (2008). The use of leukocyte profiles to measure stress in vertebrates: A review for ecologists. Functional Ecology, 22, 760-772.

 

Thomas, J. W., Cáceres, M., Lowman, J. J., Morehouse, C. B., Short, M. E., Baldwin, E. L., Maney, D. L., and Martin, C. L. (2008). The chromosomal polymorphism linked to variation in social behavior in the white-throated sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) is a complex rearrangement and suppressor of recombination. Genetics, 179, 1455-1468. Faculty of 1000 selection.

 

Maney, D. L. (2008). Endocrine and genomic architecture of life history trade-offs in an avian model of social behavior. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 157, 275-282.

 

Maney, D. L., Davis, A. K., Goode, C. T., Reid, A., and Showalter, C. (2008). Carotenoid-based plumage coloration predicts leukocyte parameters during the breeding season in northern cardinals (Cardinalis cardinalis). Ethology, 114, 369-380.

 

Lake, J. I., Lange, H. S., O’Brien, S., Sanford, S. E., and Maney, D. L. (2008). Activity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis differs between behavioral phenotypes in female white-throated sparrows (Zonotrichia albicollis). General and Comparative Endocrinology, 156, 426-433.

 

Maney, D. L., Goode, C. T., and Ball, G. F. (2007). Transduction of a non-photic cue: From the auditory system to a neuroendocrine response? Journal of Ornithology, 148, S527-538.

 

Maney, D. L., Goode, C. T., Lake, J. I., Lange, H. L., and O’Brien, S. (2007). Rapid neuroendocrine responses to auditory courtship signals. Endocrinology, 148, 5614-5623.

 

LeBlanc, M. M., Goode, C. T., MacDougall-Shackleton, E. A., and Maney, D. L. (2007). Estradiol modulates brainstem catecholaminergic cell groups and projections to the auditory forebrain in a female songbird. Brain Research, 1171, 93-103.

 

Michopoulos, V., Maney, D. L., Morehouse, C. B., and Thomas, J. W. (2007). A genotyping assay to determine plumage morph in the white-throated sparrow, Zonotrichia albicollis. Auk, 124, 1330-1335.

 

Maney, D. L., Cho, E., and Goode, C. T. (2006). Estrogen-dependent selectivity of genomic responses to birdsong. European Journal of Neuroscience, 23, 1523–1529.

 

Maney, D. L., Erwin, K. L., and Goode, C. T. (2005). Neuroendocrine correlates of behavioral polymorphism in white-throated sparrows. Hormones & Behavior, 48, 196-206. Featured on journal cover.

 

Maney, D. L., MacDougall-Shackleton, E. A., MacDougall-Shackleton, S. A., Ball, G. F., and Hahn T. P. (2003). Immediate early gene response to hearing song correlates with receptive behavior and depends on dialect in a female songbird. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 189, 667-674.

 

Maney, D. L. and Ball, G. F. (2003). Fos-like immunoreactivity in catecholaminergic brain nuclei after territorial behavior in free-living song sparrows. Journal of Neurobiology, 56, 163-170.

 

Wingfield, J. C., Hahn, T. P., Maney, D. L., Schoech, S. J., Wada, M., and Morton, M. L. (2003). Effects of temperature on photoperiodically-induced reproductive development, circulating plasma luteinizing hormone and thyroid hormones, body mass, fat deposition, and molt in mountain white-crowned sparrows, Zonotrichia leucophrys oriantha. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 131, 143-158.

 

Ball, G. F., Castelino, C. B., Maney, D. L., Appeltants, D., and Balthazart, J. (2003). The activation of birdsong by testosterone: multiple sites of action and role of ascending catecholamine projections. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1007, 211–231.

 

Maney, D. L., Bernard, D. J., and Ball, G. F. (2001). Gonadal steroid receptor mRNA in catecholaminergic nuclei of the canary brainstem. Neuroscience Letters, 311, 189-192.

 

Goode, C. T., Maney, D. L., Rubel, E. W, and Fuchs, A. F. (2001).Visual influences on avian vestibular reflexes I: Effects of strobe-rearing on the development of the chicken vestibulo-ocular reflex (VOR). Journal of Neurophysiology, 85, 1119-1128.

 

Maney, D. L., Hahn, T. P., Schoech, S. J., Sharp, P. J., Morton, M. L., and Wingfield, J. C. (1999). Effects of ambient temperature on photo-induced prolactin secretion in three subspecies of white-crowned sparrow, Zonotrichia leucophrys. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 113, 445-456.

 

Maney, D. L., Schoech, S. J., Sharp, P. J., and Wingfield, J. C. (1999). Effects of vasoactive intestinal peptide on prolactin in passerines. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 113, 323-330.

 

Meddle, S. L., Maney, D. L., and Wingfield, J. C. (1999). Effects of N-methyl-D-aspartate on luteinizing hormone release and fos-like immunoreactivity in the male white-crowned sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys gambelii). Endocrinology, 140, 5922-5928.

 

Maney, D. L. and Wingfield, J. C. (1998). Central opioid control of feeding behavior in the white-crowned sparrow, Z. leucophrys gambelii. Hormones & Behavior, 33, 16-22.

 

Maney, D. L. and Wingfield, J. C. (1998). Neuroendocrine suppression of female courtship in a wild passerine: Corticotropin-releasing factor and endogenous opioids. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 10, 593-599. Featured on journal cover.

 

Wingfield, J.C., Maney, D. L., Breuner, C. W., Honey, P., Jacobs, J. D., Lynn, S., Ramenofsky, M., and Richardson, R. D. (1998). Ecological basis of hormone-behavior interactions: The 'emergency life history stage'. American Zoologist, 38, 191-206.

 

Maney, D. L., Goode, C. T., and Wingfield, J. C. (1997). Intraventricular infusion of arginine vasotocin induces singing in a female songbird. Journal of Neuroendocrinology, 9, 487-491.

 

Maney, D. L., Richardson, R. D., and Wingfield, J. C. (1997). Central administration of chicken gonadotropin-releasing hormone-II enhances courtship behavior in a female sparrow. Hormones & Behavior, 32, 11-18.

 

Dunn, I. C., Beattie, K. K., Maney, D., Sang, H. M., Talbot, R. T., Wilson, P. T., and Sharp, P. J. (1996). Regulation of chicken gonadotropin-releasing hormone-I mRNA in incubating, nest deprived and laying bantam hens: An in-situ hybridization and quantitative PCR study. Neuroendocrinology, 63, 504-513.

 

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