For an up to date list, please see:

                    Brent LJN
, Chang SW, Gariépy J, Platt ML. The neuroethology of friendship. In press.
Year in Cognitive Neuroscience

                    Brent LJN & Melin AM. The genetic basis of primate behaviour: Genetics and genomics in field-based primatology. In Press.
                    International Journal of Primatology

                    Brent LJN, Semple S, MacLarnon A, Gonzalez-Martinez J, Ruiz-Lambides AV, Platt ML. Personality traits in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) are heritable but do not predict
                    reproductive output.
                    International Journal of Primatology, DOI 10.1007/s10764-013-9724-6

                    Dobson SD & Brent LJN. On the evolution of the serotonin transporter linked polymorphic region (5-HTTLPR) in primates. In Press.
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience

                    Blomquist GE & Brent LJN (2013) Applying quantitative genetic methods to primate social behavior.
                    International Journal of Primatology, DOI 10.1007/s10764-013-9709-5 (abstract)

                    Chang, SW, Brent LJN, Adams GK, Pearson J, Klein J, Watson KK, Platt ML (2013) Neuroethology of primate social behavior.
                    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,

        Brent LJN, Heilbronner SR, Horvath JE, Gonzalez-Martinez J, Ruiz-Lambides AV, Robinson A, Skene JHP, Platt ML (2013) Genetic origins of social networks in rhesus macaques
        Nature Scientific Reports
, 3: 1042, DOI 10.1038/srep01042 (abstract)
                            (covered in the Wall Street Journal, DailyMail,
on the DukeToday website, and in Science Daily)

   Brent LJN, MacLarnon A, Platt ML, Semple S (2013) Seasonal changes in the structure of rhesus macaque social networks
        Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 67: 349-359 (abstract)

          Gilby IC, Brent LJN, Wroblewski EE, Rudicell RS, Hahn BH, Goodall J, Pusey, AE (2013) Fitness benefits of coalitionary aggression in male chimpanzees

Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 67: 373-381 (abstract)

                            (covered in ScienceDaily)
    Buhl JS, Aure B, Ruiz-Lambides A, Gonzalez-Martinez J, Platt ML, Brent LJN (2012) Response of rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) to the body of a dead group member that
        died from a fatal attack

International Journal of Primatology, 33:860-871 (abstract)
                            Watch the online supplementary video.
   Brent LJN, Lehmann J, Ramos-Fernandez G (2011) Social networks in the study of nonhuman primates: A historical perspective
American Journal of Primatology, 73: 720-730 (abstract)

    Brent LJN, Semple S, Dubuc C, Heistermann M, MacLarnon A (2011) Social capital and physiological stress levels in free-ranging adult female rhesus macaques
Physiology and Behavior, 102:76-83 (abstract)
                           (covered in Time Magazine, and Time for Kids)


            Higham JP, Hughes K, Brent LJN, Dubuc C, Engelhardt A, Heistermann M, Santos L, Stevens MS (2011) Familiarity affects assessment of female facial signals of fertility by
         free-ranging male rhesus macaques

Proceedings of the Royal Society, Biological Sciences, 278: 3452-3458abstract)

                            (covered in the NYTimes)    

                            Higham JP, Brent LJN, Dubuc C, Accamando AK, Engelhardt A, Gerald MS, Heistermann M, Stevens MS. (2010) Color signal information content and the eye of the beholder:
                     A case study in the rhesus macaque

Behavioral Ecology, 21:739-746 (abstract)

                     Dubuc C, Brent LJN, Accamando A, Gerald MS, MacLarnon AM, Semple S, Heistermann M, Engelhardt A (2009) Sexual skin color contains information about the timing
                     of the fertile phase in free-ranging Macaca mulatta

International Journal of Primatology, 13:777-789 (abstract)

                     Brent LJN, Teichroeb JA, Sicotte P (2008) Preliminary assessment of natal attraction and infant handling in wild Colobus vellerosus
American Journal of Primatology, 70:101-105 (abstract)

                     Brent LJN, Drapeau P (2002) A targeted ‘knockdown’ of channel expression in vivo with an antisense morpholino oligonucleotide
Neuroscience, 114: 275-278

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