Eric L. Bittman - Publications

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University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Amherst, MA 
Area:
circadian rhythms

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2015 Bittman EL. Timing in the Testis. Journal of Biological Rhythms. PMID 26656623 DOI: 10.1177/0748730415618297  1
2015 Manoogian EN, Leise TL, Bittman EL. Phase resetting in duper hamsters: specificity to photic zeitgebers and circadian phase. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 30: 129-43. PMID 25633984 DOI: 10.1177/0748730414568297  1
2014 Bittman EL. Effects of the duper mutation on responses to light: parametric and nonparametric responses, range of entrainment, and masking. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 29: 97-109. PMID 24682204 DOI: 10.1177/0748730413520399  1
2013 Bittman EL, Johnson CH. Animal care practices in research on biological rhythms and sleep. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 28: 303-4. PMID 24132055 DOI: 10.1177/0748730413502313  1
2013 Bittman EL, Kilduff TS, Kriegsfeld LJ, Szymusiak R, Toth LA, Turek FW. Animal care practices in experiments on biological rhythms and sleep: report of the Joint Task Force of the Society for Research on Biological Rhythms and the Sleep Research Society. Journal of the American Association For Laboratory Animal Science : Jaalas. 52: 437-43. PMID 23849440  1
2013 Mahoney CE, Brewer JM, Bittman EL. Central control of circadian phase in arousal-promoting neurons. Plos One. 8: e67173. PMID 23826226 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0067173  1
2012 Bittman EL. Does the precision of a biological clock depend upon its period? Effects of the duper and tau mutations in Syrian hamsters. Plos One. 7: e36119. PMID 22615753 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0036119  1
2011 Krug S, McKinley Brewer J, Bois AS, Bittman EL. Effects of the duper mutation on circadian responses to light. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 26: 293-304. PMID 21775288 DOI: 10.1177/0748730411411570  1
2011 Monecke S, Brewer JM, Krug S, Bittman EL. Duper: a mutation that shortens hamster circadian period. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 26: 283-92. PMID 21775287 DOI: 10.1177/0748730411411569  1
2010 Mahoney CE, Brewer D, Costello MK, Brewer JM, Bittman EL. Lateralization of the central circadian pacemaker output: a test of neural control of peripheral oscillator phase. American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 299: R751-61. PMID 20592176 DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.00746.2009  1
2010 Kriegsfeld LJ, Bittman EL. Photoperiodism and Reproduction in Mammals Photoperiodism: the Biological Calendar. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335903.003.0020  1
2010 Bittman E. Photoperiodic Regulation of Reproductive Cycles Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. 645-655. DOI: 10.1016/B978-008045046-9.01627-2  1
2009 Bittman EL. Vasopressin: more than just an output of the circadian pacemaker? Focus on "Vasopressin receptor V1a regulates circadian rhythms of locomotor activity and expression of clock-controlled genes in the suprachiasmatic nuclei". American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 296: R821-3. PMID 19109364 DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.90991.2008  1
2007 Bittman EL, Costello MK, Brewer JM. Circadian organization of tau mutant hamsters: aftereffects and splitting. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 22: 425-31. PMID 17876063 DOI: 10.1177/0748730407303925  1
2006 Guo H, Guo H, Brewer JM, Lehman MN, Bittman EL. Suprachiasmatic regulation of circadian rhythms of gene expression in hamster peripheral organs: effects of transplanting the pacemaker. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 26: 6406-12. PMID 16775127 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4676-05.2006  1
2005 Cheng MY, Bittman EL, Hattar S, Zhou QY. Regulation of prokineticin 2 expression by light and the circadian clock. Bmc Neuroscience. 6: 17. PMID 15762991 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2202-6-17  1
2005 Guo H, Brewer JM, Champhekar A, Harris RB, Bittman EL. Differential control of peripheral circadian rhythms by suprachiasmatic-dependent neural signals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 102: 3111-6. PMID 15710878 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0409734102  1
2004 Tetel MJ, Ungar TC, Hassan B, Bittman EL. Photoperiodic regulation of androgen receptor and steroid receptor coactivator-1 in Siberian hamster brain. Brain Research. Molecular Brain Research. 131: 79-87. PMID 15530655 DOI: 10.1016/j.molbrainres.2004.08.009  1
2004 Tong Y, Guo H, Brewer JM, Lee H, Lehman MN, Bittman EL. Expression of haPer1 and haBmal1 in Syrian hamsters: heterogeneity of transcripts and oscillations in the periphery. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 19: 113-25. PMID 15038851 DOI: 10.1177/0748730403262871  1
2003 Bittman EL, Doherty L, Huang L, Paroskie A. Period gene expression in mouse endocrine tissues. American Journal of Physiology. Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 285: R561-9. PMID 12775559 DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.00783.2002  1
2003 Bittman EL, Ehrlich DA, Ogdahl JL, Jetton AE. Photoperiod and testosterone regulate androgen receptor immunostaining in the Siberian hamster brain. Biology of Reproduction. 69: 876-84. PMID 12748118 DOI: 10.1095/biolreprod.102.010900  1
2002 Huang L, Bittman EL. Olfactory bulb cells generated in adult male golden hamsters are specifically activated by exposure to estrous females. Hormones and Behavior. 41: 343-50. PMID 11971669 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.2002.1767  1
2001 Fukuhara C, Brewer JM, Dirden JC, Bittman EL, Tosini G, Harrington ME. Neuropeptide Y rapidly reduces Period 1 and Period 2 mRNA levels in the hamster suprachiasmatic nucleus. Neuroscience Letters. 314: 119-22. PMID 11704298 DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3940(01)02304-7  1
2000 Song CK, Bartness TJ, Petersen SL, Bittman EL. Co-expression of melatonin (MEL1a) receptor and arginine vasopressin mRNAs in the Siberian hamster suprachiasmatic nucleus. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 12: 627-34. PMID 10849207 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2826.2000.00479.x  1
1999 Meyer-Bernstein EL, Jetton AE, Matsumoto SI, Markuns JF, Lehman MN, Bittman EL. Effects of Suprachiasmatic Transplants on Circadian Rhythms of Neuroendocrine Function in Golden Hamsters* *This work was supported by NIH Grants MH-44132, KO2-MH-00914, and F32-HD-07673. A preliminary report of this research was presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience (Neurosci Abstr 19:236.17, 1993). Endocrinology. 140: 207-218. PMID 28200745 DOI: 10.1210/endo.140.1.6428  1
1999 Song CK, Bartness TJ, Petersen SL, Bittman EL. SCN cells expressing mt1 receptor mRNA coexpress AVP mRNA in Syrian and Siberian hamsters. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. 460: 229-32. PMID 10810518  1
1999 De La Iglesia HO, Blaustein JD, Bittman EL. Oestrogen receptor-alpha-immunoreactive neurones project to the suprachiasmatic nucleus of the female Syrian hamster. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 11: 481-90. PMID 10444305 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2826.1999.00341.x  1
1999 Meyer-Bernstein EL, Jetton AE, Matsumoto SI, Markuns JF, Lehman MN, Bittman EL. Effects of suprachiasmatic transplants on circadian rhythms of neuroendocrine function in golden hamsters. Endocrinology. 140: 207-18. PMID 9886827 DOI: 10.1210/endo.140.1.6428  1
1999 Bittman EL, Tubbiola ML, Foltz G, Hegarty CM. Effects of photoperiod and androgen on proopiomelanocortin gene expression in the arcuate nucleus of golden hamsters. Endocrinology. 140: 197-206. PMID 9886826 DOI: 10.1210/endo.140.1.6458  1
1998 Huang L, DeVries GJ, Bittman EL. Photoperiod regulates neuronal bromodeoxyuridine labeling in the brain of a seasonally breeding mammal. Journal of Neurobiology. 36: 410-20. PMID 9733075 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(19980905)36:3<410::AID-NEU8>3.0.CO;2-Z  1
1998 Vernadakis AJ, Bemis WE, Bittman EL. Localization and partial characterization of melatonin receptors in amphioxus, hagfish, lamprey, and skate. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 110: 67-78. PMID 9514841 DOI: 10.1006/gcen.1997.7042  1
1997 Powers JB, Jetton AE, Mangels RA, Bittman EL. Effects of photoperiod duration and melatonin signal characteristics on the reproductive system of male Syrian hamsters. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 9: 451-66. PMID 9229356  1
1996 Maywood ES, Bittman EL, Hastings MH. Lesions of the melatonin- and androgen-responsive tissue of the dorsomedial nucleus of the hypothalamus block the gonadal response of male Syrian hamsters to programmed infusions of melatonin. Biology of Reproduction. 54: 470-7. PMID 8788201 DOI: 10.1095/biolreprod54.2.470  1
1996 Bittman EL, Jetton AE, Villalba C, Devries GJ. Effects of photoperiod and androgen on pituitary function and neuropeptide staining in Siberian hamsters. The American Journal of Physiology. 271: R64-72. PMID 8760205  1
1996 Matsumoto S, Basil J, Jetton AE, Lehman MN, Bittman EL. Regulation of the phase and period of circadian rhythms restored by suprachiasmatic transplants. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 11: 145-62. PMID 8744242  1
1995 Tubbiola ML, Bittman EL. Short days increase sensitivity to methadone inhibition of male copulatory behavior. Physiology & Behavior. 58: 647-51. PMID 8559772 DOI: 10.1016/0031-9384(95)00119-4  1
1995 de la Iglesia HO, Blaustein JD, Bittman EL. The suprachiasmatic area in the female hamster projects to neurons containing estrogen receptors and GnRH. Neuroreport. 6: 1715-22. PMID 8541467  1
1995 Maywood ES, Bittman EL, Ebling FJ, Barrett P, Morgan P, Hastings MH. Regional distribution of iodomelatonin binding sites within the suprachiasmatic nucleus of the Syrian hamster and the Siberian hamster. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 7: 215-23. PMID 7606248  1
1994 Bittman EL, Thomas EM, Zucker I. Melatonin binding sites in sciurid and hystricomorph rodents: studies on ground squirrels and guinea pigs. Brain Research. 648: 73-9. PMID 7922529 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(94)91907-0  1
1994 Tubbiola ML, Bittman EL. Steroidal and photoperiodic regulation of opiate binding in male golden hamsters. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 6: 317-22. PMID 7920597 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.1994.tb00588.x  1
1993 Bartness TJ, Powers JB, Hastings MH, Bittman EL, Goldman BD. The timed infusion paradigm for melatonin delivery: what has it taught us about the melatonin signal, its reception, and the photoperiodic control of seasonal responses? Journal of Pineal Research. 15: 161-90. PMID 8120796  1
1993 Bittman EL. The sites and consequences of melatonin binding in mammals Integrative and Comparative Biology. 33: 200-211. DOI: 10.1093/icb/33.2.200  1
1992 Bittman EL, Jonassen JA, Hegarty CM. Photoperiodic regulation of pulsatile luteinizing hormone secretion and adenohypophyseal gene expression in female golden hamsters. Biology of Reproduction. 47: 66-71. PMID 1637950 DOI: 10.1095/biolreprod47.1.66  1
1991 Bittman EL, Bartness TJ, Goldman BD, DeVries GJ. Suprachiasmatic and paraventricular control of photoperiodism in Siberian hamsters. The American Journal of Physiology. 260: R90-101. PMID 1899544  1
1991 Bartness TJ, Goldman BD, Bittman EL. SCN lesions block responses to systemic melatonin infusions in Siberian hamsters. The American Journal of Physiology. 260: R102-12. PMID 1899543  1
1990 Hegarty CM, Jonassen JA, Bittman EL. Pituitary hormone gene expression in male golden hamsters: interactions between photoperiod and testosterone. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 2: 567-73. PMID 19215390 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.1990.tb00449.x  1
1990 Bittman EL, Hegarty CM, Layden MQ, Jonassen JA. Influences of photoperiod on sexual behaviour, neuroendocrine steroid receptors and adenohypophysial hormone secretion and gene expression in female golden hamsters. Journal of Molecular Endocrinology. 5: 15-25. PMID 2397022  1
1990 Bittman EL, Blaustein JD. Effects of day length on sheep neuroendocrine estrogen and progestin receptors. The American Journal of Physiology. 258: R135-42. PMID 2301625  1
1990 Bittman EL, Weaver DR. The distribution of melatonin binding sites in neuroendocrine tissues of the ewe. Biology of Reproduction. 43: 986-93. PMID 2291931 DOI: 10.1095/biolreprod43.6.986  1
1990 Silver R, Lehman MN, Gibson M, Gladstone WR, Bittman EL. Dispersed cell suspensions of fetal SCN restore circadian rhythmicity in SCN-lesioned adult hamsters. Brain Research. 525: 45-58. PMID 2245325 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(90)91319-C  1
1989 Bittman EL, Crandell RG, Lehman MN. Influences of the paraventricular and suprachiasmatic nuclei and olfactory bulbs on melatonin responses in the golden hamster. Biology of Reproduction. 40: 118-26. PMID 2923946  1
1989 Tubbiola ML, Nock B, Bittman EL. Photoperiodic changes in opiate binding and their functional implications in golden hamsters. Brain Research. 503: 91-9. PMID 2611662 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(89)91708-3  1
1989 Krey LC, Ronchi E, Bittman EL. Effects of daylength on androgen metabolism and pulsatile luteinizing hormone secretion in male golden hamsters. Neuroendocrinology. 50: 533-42. PMID 2514394 DOI: 10.1159/000125277  1
1988 Bittman EL, Krey LC. Influences of photoperiod on nuclear androgen receptor occupancy in neuroendocrine tissues of the golden hamster. Neuroendocrinology. 47: 61-7. PMID 3277081  1
1987 Lehman MN, Silver R, Gladstone WR, Kahn RM, Gibson M, Bittman EL. Circadian rhythmicity restored by neural transplant. Immunocytochemical characterization of the graft and its integration with the host brain. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 7: 1626-38. PMID 3598638  1
1987 Bittman EL, Lehman MN. Paraventricular neurons control hamster photoperiodism by a predominantly uncrossed descending pathway. Brain Research Bulletin. 19: 687-94. PMID 3326647 DOI: 10.1016/0361-9230(87)90055-4  1
1986 Karsch FJ, Bittman EL, Robinson JE, Yellon SM, Wayne NL, Olster DH, Kaynard AH. Melatonin and photorefractoriness: loss of response to the melatonin signal leads to seasonal reproductive transitions in the ewe. Biology of Reproduction. 34: 265-74. PMID 3955144  1
1985 Bartness TJ, Bittman EL, Wade GN. Paraventricular nucleus lesions exaggerate dietary obesity but block photoperiod-induced weight gains and suspension of estrous cyclicity in Syrian hamsters. Brain Research Bulletin. 14: 427-30. PMID 4040791 DOI: 10.1016/0361-9230(85)90020-6  1
1985 Yellon SM, Bittman EL, Lehman MN, Olster DH, Robinson JE, Karsch FJ. Importance of duration of nocturnal melatonin secretion in determining the reproductive response to inductive photoperiod in the ewe. Biology of Reproduction. 32: 523-9. PMID 3995128  1
1985 Bittman EL, Kaynard AH, Olster DH, Robinson JE, Yellon SM, Karsch FJ. Pineal melatonin mediates photoperiodic control of pulsatile luteinizing hormone secretion in the ewe. Neuroendocrinology. 40: 409-18. PMID 3892351 DOI: 10.1159/000124106  1
1985 Bittman EL. The role of rhythms in the response to melatonin. Ciba Foundation Symposium. 117: 149-69. PMID 3836812  1
1984 Bittman EL, Karsch FJ. Nightly duration of pineal melatonin secretion determines the reproductive response to inhibitory day length in the ewe. Biology of Reproduction. 30: 585-93. PMID 6722237  1
1984 Silver R, Bittman EL. Reproductive mechanisms: interaction of circadian and interval timing. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 423: 488-514. PMID 6588810  1
1984 Lehman MN, Bittman EL, Newman SW. Role of the hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus in neuroendocrine responses to daylength in the golden hamster. Brain Research. 308: 25-32. PMID 6478202 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(84)90913-2  1
1984 Karsch FJ, Bittman EL, Foster DL, Goodman RL, Legan SJ, Robinson JE. Neuroendocrine basis of seasonal reproduction. Recent Progress in Hormone Research. 40: 185-232. PMID 6385166  1
1983 Bittman EL, Karsch FJ, Hopkins JW. Role of the pineal gland in ovine photoperiodism: regulation of seasonal breeding and negative feedback effects of estradiol upon luteinizing hormone secretion. Endocrinology. 113: 329-36. PMID 6861705 DOI: 10.1210/endo-113-1-329  1
1983 Karsch FJ, Foster DL, Bittman EL, Goodman RL. A role for estradiol in enhancing luteinizing hormone pulse frequency during the follicular phase of the estrous cycle of sheep. Endocrinology. 113: 1333-9. PMID 6684548 DOI: 10.1210/endo-113-4-1333  1
1983 Bittman EL, Dempsey RJ, Karsch FJ. Pineal melatonin secretion drives the reproductive response to daylength in the ewe. Endocrinology. 113: 2276-83. PMID 6641634 DOI: 10.1210/endo-113-6-2276  1
1982 Dempsey RJ, Hopkins J, Bittman EL, Kindt GW. Total pinealectomy by an occipital parasagittal approach in sheep. Surgical Neurology. 18: 377-80. PMID 7179101 DOI: 10.1016/0090-3019(82)90157-4  1
1982 Goodman RL, Bittman EL, Foster DL, Karsch FJ. Alterations in the control of luteinizing hormone pulse frequency underlie the seasonal variation in estradiol negative feedback in the ewe. Biology of Reproduction. 27: 580-9. PMID 6753958  1
1981 Goodman RL, Bittman EL, Foster DL, Karsch FJ. The endocrine basis of the synergistic suppression of luteinizing hormone by estradiol and progesterone. Endocrinology. 109: 1414-7. PMID 7297483 DOI: 10.1210/endo-109-5-1414  1
1981 Bittman EL, Zucker I. Photoperiodic termination of hamster refractoriness: participation of the pineal gland. Biology of Reproduction. 24: 568-72. PMID 7236821  1
1981 Bittman EL, Karsch FJ, Hopkins JW. Role of the pineal gland in ovine photoperiodism: Regulation of negative feedback effects of estradiol upon LH Biology of Reproduction. 24: No. 163.  1
1980 Zucker I, Cramer CP, Bittman EL. Regulation by the pituitary gland of circadian rhythms in the hamster. The Journal of Endocrinology. 85: 17-25. PMID 7391720  1
1979 Bittman EL, Goldman BD. Serum levels of gonadotrophins in hamsters exposed to short photoperiods: effects of adrenalectomy and ovariectomy. The Journal of Endocrinology. 83: 113-8. PMID 574889  1
1979 Bittman EL, Goldman BD, Zucker I. Testicular responses to melatonin are altered by lesions of the suprachiasmatic nuclei in golden hamsters. Biology of Reproduction. 21: 647-56. PMID 497321  1
1978 Bittman EL. Melatonin prevents refratoriness to short days in male hamsters. Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society For Experimental Biology and Medicine (New York, N.Y.). 158: 359-62. PMID 684005  1
1978 Bittman EL. Hamster refractoriness: the role of insensitivity of pineal target tissues. Science (New York, N.Y.). 202: 648-50. PMID 568311  1
1978 Bittman EL. Photoperiodic influences on testicular regression in the golden hamster: termination of scotorefractoriness. Biology of Reproduction. 18: 871-7. PMID 566587  1
1977 Bittman EL, Zucker I. Influences of the adrenal gland and photoperiod on the hamster oestrus cycle. Journal of Reproduction and Fertility. 50: 331-3. PMID 560479  1
1977 Bittman EL, Zucker I. Influences of the adrenal gland and photoperiod on the hamster oestrous cycle Journal of Reproduction and Fertility. 50: 331-333.  1
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