Gregory F. Ball - Publications

Affiliations: 
1991-2014 Psychological and Brain Sciences Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 
 2014- Psychology University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, MD 
Area:
Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Ethology

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2020 Fishbein AR, Idsardi WJ, Ball GF, Dooling RJ. Sound sequences in birdsong: how much do birds really care? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 375: 20190044. PMID 31735149 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0044  1
2019 Madison FN, Shaw N, Ball GF. Intraspecific variation in testosterone-induced neuroplasticity in two canary strains. Hormones and Behavior. 104617. PMID 31647924 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2019.104617  1
2019 Prior NH, Smith E, Dooling RJ, Ball GF. Familiarity enhances moment-to-moment behavioral coordination in zebra finch (Taeniopygia guttata) dyads. Journal of Comparative Psychology (Washington, D.C. : 1983). PMID 31647250 DOI: 10.1037/com0000201  1
2019 Wingfield JC, Ramenofsky M, Hegner RE, Ball GF. Whither the challenge hypothesis? Hormones and Behavior. 104588. PMID 31525343 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2019.104588  1
2019 Ball GF, Madison FN, Balthazart J, Alward BA. How Does Testosterone Act to Regulate a Multifaceted Adaptive Response? Lessons from Studies of the Avian Song System. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. e12793. PMID 31514252 DOI: 10.1111/jne.12793  1
2019 Ball GF, Balthazart J. The neuroendocrine integration of environmental information, the regulation and action of testosterone and the challenge hypothesis. Hormones and Behavior. 104574. PMID 31442427 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2019.104574  1
2019 Brown JA, Brittan-Powell EF, Dooling RJ, Fishbein AR, Ball GF, Madison FN. Strain differences in hearing in song canaries. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 146: EL71. PMID 31370570 DOI: 10.1121/1.5117168  1
2019 Vandries LM, Ghorbanpoor S, Cornez G, Shevchouk OT, Ball GF, Cornil CA, Balthazart J. Testosterone or Estradiol When Implanted in the Medial Preoptic Nucleus Trigger Short Low-Amplitude Songs in Female Canaries. Eneuro. 6. PMID 31073540 DOI: 10.1523/ENEURO.0502-18.2019  1
2019 Haakenson CM, Madison FN, Ball GF. Effects of Song Experience and Song Quality on Immediate Early Gene Expression in Female Canaries (Serinus canaria). Developmental Neurobiology. PMID 31070003 DOI: 10.1002/dneu.22685  1
2019 Vandries LM, Ghorbanpoor S, Cornez G, Shevchouk OT, Ball GF, Cornil CA, Balthazart J. Testosterone or Estradiol When Implanted in the Medial Preoptic Nucleus Trigger Short Low-Amplitude Songs in Female Canaries. Eneuro. 6. PMID 31068363 DOI: 10.1523/ENEURO.0502-18.2019  1
2019 Shevchouk OT, Ball GF, Cornil CA, Balthazart J. Rapid testosterone-induced growth of the medial preoptic nucleus in male canaries. Physiology & Behavior. 204: 20-26. PMID 30738033 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2019.02.007  1
2019 Fishbein AR, Lawson SL, Dooling RJ, Ball GF. How canaries listen to their song: Species-specific shape of auditory perception. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 145: 562. PMID 30710963 DOI: 10.1121/1.5087692  1
2018 de Bournonville MP, Vandries LM, Ball GF, Balthazart J, Cornil CA. Site-specific effects of aromatase inhibition on the activation of male sexual behavior in male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Hormones and Behavior. PMID 30605622 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.12.015  1
2018 de Bournonville C, Schmit M, Telle M, Court L, Ball GF, Balthazart J, Cornil CA. Effects of a novel partner and sexual satiety on the expression of male sexual behavior and brain aromatase activity in quail. Behavioural Brain Research. PMID 30462988 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2018.11.026  1
2018 Shevchouk O, Ghorbanpoor S, Smith E, Liere P, Schumacher M, Ball GF, Cornil CA, Balthazart J. Behavioral evidence for sex steroids hypersensitivity in castrated male canaries. Hormones and Behavior. PMID 29909262 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.06.004  1
2018 Lawson SL, Fishbein AR, Prior NH, Ball GF, Dooling RJ. Relative salience of syllable structure and syllable order in zebra finch song. Animal Cognition. PMID 29766379 DOI: 10.1007/s10071-018-1182-2  1
2018 Alward BA, Cornil CA, Balthazart J, Ball GF. The regulation of birdsong by testosterone: Multiple time-scales and multiple sites of action. Hormones and Behavior. PMID 29679614 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.04.010  1
2018 Prior NH, Smith E, Lawson S, Ball GF, Dooling RJ. Acoustic fine structure may encode biologically relevant information for zebra finches. Scientific Reports. 8: 6212. PMID 29670131 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-24307-0  1
2018 Madison FN, Kesner AJ, Alward BA, Ball GF. Sex differences in hippocampal mineralocorticoid and glucocorticoid receptor mRNA expression in response to acute mate pair separation in zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Hippocampus. PMID 29663559 DOI: 10.1002/hipo.22952  1
2018 Ball GF, Balthazart J. In memoriam: Ronald J. Barfield (July 25, 1936-September 29, 2015). Hormones and Behavior. PMID 29499220 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.02.012  1
2018 Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Differential control of appetitive and consummatory sexual behavior by neuroestrogens in male quail. Hormones and Behavior. PMID 29452074 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2018.02.006  1
2017 de Bournonville C, Ball GF, Balthazart J, Cornil CA. Rapid changes in brain aromatase activity in the female quail brain following expression of sexual behavior. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. PMID 28990707 DOI: 10.1111/jne.12542  1
2017 Alward BA, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Dissociable effects on birdsong of androgen signaling in cortex-like brain regions of canaries. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. PMID 28821656 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3371-16.2017  1
2017 de Bournonville C, Smolders I, Van Eeckhaut A, Ball GF, Balthazart J, Cornil CA. Glutamate released in the preoptic area during sexual behavior controls local estrogen synthesis in male quail. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 79: 49-58. PMID 28259043 DOI: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2017.02.002  1
2017 Cornez G, Madison FN, Van der Linden A, Cornil C, Yoder KM, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Perineuronal nets and vocal plasticity in songbirds: A proposed mechanism to explain the difference between closed-ended and open-ended learning. Developmental Neurobiology. PMID 28170164 DOI: 10.1002/dneu.22485  1
2017 Shevchouk OT, Ball GF, Cornil CA, Balthazart J. Studies of HVC Plasticity in Adult Canaries Reveal Social Effects and Sex Differences as Well as Limitations of Multiple Markers Available to Assess Adult Neurogenesis. Plos One. 12: e0170938. PMID 28141859 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170938  1
2017 Shevchouk OT, Ghorbanpoor S, Ball GF, Cornil CA, Balthazart J. Testosterone-induced neuroendocrine changes in the medial preoptic area precede song activation and plasticity in song control nuclei of female canaries. The European Journal of Neuroscience. PMID 28135770 DOI: 10.1111/ejn.13530  1
2016 Iyilikci O, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Medial Preoptic Regulation of the Ventral Tegmental Area Related to the Control of Sociosexual Behaviors. Eneuro. 3. PMID 28083561 DOI: 10.1523/ENEURO.0283-16.2016  1
2016 Alward BA, de Bournonville C, Chan TT, Balthazart J, Cornil CA, Ball GF. Aromatase inhibition rapidly affects in a reversible manner distinct features of birdsong. Scientific Reports. 6: 32344. PMID 27573712 DOI: 10.1038/srep32344  1
2016 de Bournonville C, Balthazart J, Ball GF, Cornil CA. Non-ovarian aromatization is required to activate female sexual motivation in testosterone-treated ovariectomized quail. Hormones and Behavior. PMID 27189762 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2016.05.011  1
2016 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Endocrine and social regulation of adult neurogenesis in songbirds. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. PMID 26996818 DOI: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2016.03.003  1
2016 Alward BA, Madison FN, Parker SE, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Pleiotropic Control by Testosterone of a Learned Vocal Behavior and Its Underlying Neuroplasticity(1,2,3). Eneuro. 3. PMID 26835510 DOI: 10.1523/ENEURO.0145-15.2016  1
2016 Ball GF. Species variation in the degree of sex differences in brain and behaviour related to birdsong: adaptations and constraints. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 371. PMID 26833837 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2015.0117  1
2015 Voytek B, Kramer MA, Case J, Lepage KQ, Tempesta ZR, Knight RT, Gazzaley A. Age-Related Changes in 1/f Neural Electrophysiological Noise. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 35: 13257-65. PMID 26400953 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2332-14.2015  1
2015 Seredynski AL, Balthazart J, Ball GF, Cornil CA. Estrogen Receptor β Activation Rapidly Modulates Male Sexual Motivation through the Transactivation of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor 1a. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 35: 13110-23. PMID 26400941 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2056-15.2015  1
2015 Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J. The dual action of estrogen hypothesis. Trends in Neurosciences. 38: 408-16. PMID 26089224 DOI: 10.1016/j.tins.2015.05.004  1
2015 Rouse ML, Stevenson TJ, Fortune ES, Ball GF. Reproductive state modulates testosterone-induced singing in adult female European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Hormones and Behavior. 72: 78-87. PMID 25989596 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2015.04.022  1
2015 Rouse ML, Ball GF. Lesions targeted to the anterior forebrain disrupt vocal variability associated with testosterone-induced sensorimotor song development in adult female canaries, Serinus canaria. Developmental Neurobiology. PMID 25864444 DOI: 10.1002/dneu.22295  1
2015 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Seasonal changes in the neuroendocrine system: introduction to the special issue. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. 37: 1-2. PMID 25499748 DOI: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2014.11.006  1
2015 Madison FN, Rouse ML, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Reversing song behavior phenotype: Testosterone driven induction of singing and measures of song quality in adult male and female canaries (Serinus canaria). General and Comparative Endocrinology. 215: 61-75. PMID 25260250 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2014.09.008  1
2015 Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J. The dual action of estrogen hypothesis Trends in Neurosciences. 38: 408-416. DOI: 10.1016/j.tins.2015.05.004  1
2014 Ball GF, Balthazart J, McCarthy MM. Is it useful to view the brain as a secondary sexual characteristic? Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 46: 628-38. PMID 25195165 DOI: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2014.08.009  1
2014 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Endogenous versus exogenous markers of adult neurogenesis in canaries and other birds: advantages and disadvantages. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 522: 4100-20. PMID 25131458 DOI: 10.1002/cne.23661  1
2014 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Doublecortin is a highly valuable endogenous marker of adult neurogenesis in canaries. Commentary on Vellema M et al. (2014): Evaluating the predictive value of doublecortin as a marker for adult neurogenesis in canaries (Serinus canaria) . J Comparative Neurol 522:1299-1315. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 84: 1-4. PMID 25034511 DOI: 10.1159/000362917  1
2014 Alward BA, Mayes WD, Peng K, Stevenson TJ, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Dissociable effects of social context on song and doublecortin immunoreactivity in male canaries. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 40: 2941-7. PMID 24974859 DOI: 10.1111/ejn.12658  1
2014 Iyilikci O, Baxter S, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Fos expression in monoaminergic cell groups in response to sociosexual interactions in male and female Japanese quail. Behavioral Neuroscience. 128: 48-60. PMID 24512065 DOI: 10.1037/a0035427  1
2014 Ball GF. Is testis variation the key to understanding why males seem so different from one another? Commentary on "Examining sources of variation in HPG axis function among individuals and populations of the dark-eyed juncos". By Christine M. Bergeon Burns, Kimberly A. Rosvall Thomas P. Hahn, Gregory E. Demas and Ellen D. Ketterson. Hormones and Behavior. 65: 188-9. PMID 24239584 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2013.11.002  1
2014 Barker JM, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Anatomically discrete sex differences and enhancement by testosterone of cell proliferation in the telencephalic ventricle zone of the adult canary brain. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 55: 1-8. PMID 24211440 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2013.10.005  1
2013 Alward BA, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Differential effects of global versus local testosterone on singing behavior and its underlying neural substrate. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110: 19573-8. PMID 24218603 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1311371110  1
2013 Ball GF, Wade J. The value of comparative approaches to our understanding of puberty as illustrated by investigations in birds and reptiles. Hormones and Behavior. 64: 211-4. PMID 23998665 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2013.05.002  1
2013 Niessen NA, Balthazart J, Ball GF, Charlier TD. C-fos down-regulation inhibits testosterone-dependent male sexual behavior and the associated learning. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 38: 3325-37. PMID 23895306 DOI: 10.1111/ejn.12321  1
2013 Cornil CA, Seredynski AL, de Bournonville C, Dickens MJ, Charlier TD, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Rapid control of reproductive behaviour by locally synthesised oestrogens: focus on aromatase. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 25: 1070-8. PMID 23763492 DOI: 10.1111/jne.12062  1
2013 Barker JM, Charlier TD, Ball GF, Balthazart J. A new method for in vitro detection of bromodeoxyuridine in serum: a proof of concept in a songbird species, the canary. Plos One. 8: e63692. PMID 23691086 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0063692  1
2013 Stevenson TJ, Bernard DJ, McCarthy MM, Ball GF. Photoperiod-dependent regulation of gonadotropin-releasing hormone 1 messenger ribonucleic acid levels in the songbird brain. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 190: 81-7. PMID 23660447 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2013.04.011  1
2013 Caro SP, Schaper SV, Hut RA, Ball GF, Visser ME. The case of the missing mechanism: how does temperature influence seasonal timing in endotherms? Plos Biology. 11: e1001517. PMID 23565055 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001517  1
2013 Seredynski AL, Balthazart J, Christophe VJ, Ball GF, Cornil CA. Neuroestrogens rapidly regulate sexual motivation but not performance. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 33: 164-74. PMID 23283331 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2557-12.2013  1
2013 Balthazart J, de Meaultsart CC, Ball GF, Cornil CA. Distinct neuroendocrine mechanisms control neural activity underlying sex differences in sexual motivation and performance. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 37: 735-42. PMID 23282041 DOI: 10.1111/ejn.12102  1
2013 Lynch KS, Kleitz-Nelson HK, Ball GF. HVC lesions modify immediate early gene expression in auditory forebrain regions of female songbirds. Developmental Neurobiology. 73: 315-23. PMID 23076815 DOI: 10.1002/dneu.22062  1
2013 de Bournonville C, Dickens MJ, Ball GF, Balthazart J, Cornil CA. Dynamic changes in brain aromatase activity following sexual interactions in males: where, when and why? Psychoneuroendocrinology. 38: 789-99. PMID 22999655 DOI: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2012.09.001  1
2013 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Concluding Statements and Current Challenges Brain Aromatase, Estrogens, and Behavior. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199841196.003.0027  1
2013 Cornil CA, Dickens MJ, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Rapid Modulation of Aromatase Activity by Social and Environmental Stimuli in Quail Brain Aromatase, Estrogens, and Behavior. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199841196.003.0023  1
2013 Charlier TD, Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Cellular Mechanisms Controlling Rapid Changes in Brain Aromatase Activity Brain Aromatase, Estrogens, and Behavior. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199841196.003.0022  1
2012 Stevenson TJ, Replogle K, Drnevich J, Clayton DF, Ball GF. High throughput analysis reveals dissociable gene expression profiles in two independent neural systems involved in the regulation of social behavior. Bmc Neuroscience. 13: 126. PMID 23078552 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2202-13-126  1
2012 Drnevich J, Replogle KL, Lovell P, Hahn TP, Johnson F, Mast TG, Nordeen E, Nordeen K, Strand C, London SE, Mukai M, Wingfield JC, Arnold AP, Ball GF, Brenowitz EA, et al. Impact of experience-dependent and -independent factors on gene expression in songbird brain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109: 17245-52. PMID 23045667 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1200655109  1
2012 Stevenson TJ, Hahn TP, MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Ball GF. Gonadotropin-releasing hormone plasticity: a comparative perspective. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. 33: 287-300. PMID 23041619 DOI: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2012.09.001  1
2012 Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Rapid control of male typical behaviors by brain-derived estrogens. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. 33: 425-46. PMID 22983088 DOI: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2012.08.003  1
2012 Stevenson TJ, Ball GF. Disruption of neuropsin mRNA expression via RNA interference facilitates the photoinduced increase in thyrotropin-stimulating subunit β in birds. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 36: 2859-65. PMID 22775245 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2012.08209.x  1
2012 Lynch KS, Diekamp B, Ball GF. Colocalization of immediate early genes in catecholamine cells after song exposure in female zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 79: 252-60. PMID 22572406 DOI: 10.1159/000337533  1
2012 Stevenson TJ, Small TW, Ball GF, Moore IT. Variation in the gonadotrophin-releasing hormone-1 and the song control system in the tropical breeding rufous-collared sparrow (Zonotrichia capensis) is dependent on sex and reproductive state. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 178: 1-7. PMID 22522049 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2012.03.013  1
2012 McCarthy MM, Arnold AP, Ball GF, Blaustein JD, De Vries GJ. Sex differences in the brain: the not so inconvenient truth. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 32: 2241-7. PMID 22396398 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5372-11.2012  1
2012 Stevenson TJ, Calabrese MD, Ball GF. Variation in enkephalin immunoreactivity in the social behavior network and song control system of male European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris) is dependent on breeding state and gonadal condition. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 43: 87-95. PMID 22198223 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2011.12.001  1
2012 Stevenson TJ, Hahn TP, Ball GF. Variation in gonadotrophin-releasing hormone-1 gene expression in the preoptic area predicts transitions in seasonal reproductive state. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 24: 267-74. PMID 22023598 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2011.02245.x  1
2011 Balthazart J, Charlier TD, Cornil CA, Dickens MJ, Harada N, Konkle AT, Voigt C, Ball GF. Sex differences in brain aromatase activity: genomic and non-genomic controls. Frontiers in Endocrinology. 2: 34. PMID 22645508 DOI: 10.3389/fendo.2011.00034  1
2011 Fortune ES, Rodríguez C, Li D, Ball GF, Coleman MJ. Neural mechanisms for the coordination of duet singing in wrens. Science (New York, N.Y.). 334: 666-70. PMID 22053048 DOI: 10.1126/science.1209867  1
2011 Niessen NA, Balthazart J, Ball GF, Charlier TD. Steroid receptor coactivator 2 modulates steroid-dependent male sexual behavior and neuroplasticity in Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Journal of Neurochemistry. 119: 579-93. PMID 21854393 DOI: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2011.07438.x  1
2011 Yamamura T, Barker JM, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Androgens and estrogens synergistically regulate the expression of doublecortin and enhance neuronal recruitment in the song system of adult female canaries. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 31: 9649-57. PMID 21715630 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0088-11.2011  1
2011 Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J, Charlier TD. Organizing effects of sex steroids on brain aromatase activity in quail. Plos One. 6: e19196. PMID 21559434 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0019196  1
2011 Seredynski AL, Ball GF, Balthazart J, Charlier TD. Specific activation of estrogen receptor alpha and beta enhances male sexual behavior and neuroplasticity in male Japanese quail. Plos One. 6: e18627. PMID 21533185 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0018627  1
2011 Heimovics SA, Cornil CA, Ellis JM, Ball GF, Riters LV. Seasonal and individual variation in singing behavior correlates with α2-noradrenergic receptor density in brain regions implicated in song, sexual, and social behavior. Neuroscience. 182: 133-43. PMID 21397668 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2011.03.012  1
2011 Stevenson TJ, Ball GF. Information theory and the neuropeptidergic regulation of seasonal reproduction in mammals and birds. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 278: 2477-85. PMID 21208957 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2010.2181  1
2011 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Sexual arousal, is it for mammals only? Hormones and Behavior. 59: 645-55. PMID 21073874 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2010.11.001  1
2011 Voigt C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Effects of sex steroids on aromatase mRNA expression in the male and female quail brain. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 170: 180-8. PMID 20951703 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2010.10.003  1
2010 Balthazart J, Charlier TD, Barker JM, Yamamura T, Ball GF. Sex steroid-induced neuroplasticity and behavioral activation in birds. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 32: 2116-32. PMID 21143666 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2010.07518.x  1
2010 Kleitz-Nelson HK, Dominguez JM, Ball GF. Dopamine release in the medial preoptic area is related to hormonal action and sexual motivation. Behavioral Neuroscience. 124: 773-9. PMID 21133533 DOI: 10.1037/a0021490  1
2010 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Japanese quail as a model system for studying the neuroendocrine control of reproductive and social behaviors. Ilar Journal / National Research Council, Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources. 51: 310-25. PMID 21131709  1
2010 Kleitz-Nelson HK, Cornil CA, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Differential effects of central injections of D1 and D2 receptor agonists and antagonists on male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 32: 118-29. PMID 20597974 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2010.07257.x  1
2010 Stevenson TJ, Ball GF. Photoperiodic differences in a forebrain nucleus involved in vocal plasticity: enkephalin immunoreactivity reveals volumetric variation in song nucleus lMAN but not NIf in male European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Developmental Neurobiology. 70: 751-63. PMID 20556824 DOI: 10.1002/dneu.20808  1
2010 Kleitz-Nelson HK, Dominguez JM, Cornil CA, Ball GF. Is sexual motivational state linked to dopamine release in the medial preoptic area? Behavioral Neuroscience. 124: 300-4. PMID 20364890 DOI: 10.1037/a0018767  1
2010 Cornil CA, Ball GF. Effects of social experience on subsequent sexual performance in naïve male Japanese quail (Coturnix japonica). Hormones and Behavior. 57: 515-22. PMID 20188733 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2010.02.010  1
2010 Charlier TD, Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Diversity of mechanisms involved in aromatase regulation and estrogen action in the brain. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta. 1800: 1094-105. PMID 20060879 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2009.12.010  1
2010 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Introduction to the chemical neuroanatomy of birdsong. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 39: 67-71. PMID 19879352 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2009.10.003  1
2010 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Seasonal and hormonal modulation of neurotransmitter systems in the song control circuit. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 39: 82-95. PMID 19712741 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2009.08.005  1
2010 Kleitz-Nelson HK, Dominguez JM, Ball GF. A Comparative Approach to the Study of Dopamine and Male Sexual Behavior: What Can Japanese Quail Teach Us? A Reply to Pfaus (2010) Behavioral Neuroscience. 124: 881-883. DOI: 10.1037/a0021915  1
2010 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Neuroendocrine regulation of reproductive behavior in birds Hormones, Brain and Behavior Online. 855-897. DOI: 10.1016/B978-008088783-8.00025-5  1
2010 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Endocrinology of Animal Communication: Behavioral Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. 981-989. DOI: 10.1016/B978-008045046-9.01824-6  1
2010 Ball GF. Birdsong Learning: Evolutionary, Behavioral, and Hormonal Issues Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. 241-246. DOI: 10.1016/B978-008045046-9.00749-X  1
2009 Voigt C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Sex differences in the expression of sex steroid receptor mRNA in the quail brain. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 21: 1045-62. PMID 19845834 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2009.01929.x  1
2009 Stevenson TJ, Ball GF. Anatomical localization of the effects of reproductive state, castration, and social milieu on cells immunoreactive for gonadotropin-releasing hormone-I in male European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 517: 146-55. PMID 19731303 DOI: 10.1002/cne.22159  1
2009 Stevenson TJ, Bernard DJ, Ball GF. Photoperiodic condition is associated with region-specific expression of GNRH1 mRNA in the preoptic area of the male starling (Sturnus vulgaris). Biology of Reproduction. 81: 674-80. PMID 19516022 DOI: 10.1095/biolreprod.109.076794  1
2009 Balthazart J, Taziaux M, Holloway K, Ball GF, Cornil CA. Behavioral effects of brain-derived estrogens in birds. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1163: 31-48. PMID 19456326 DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2008.03637.x  1
2009 Cornil CA, Stevenson TJ, Ball GF. Are rapid changes in gonadal testosterone release involved in the fast modulation of brain estrogen effects? General and Comparative Endocrinology. 163: 298-305. PMID 19416729 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2009.04.029  1
2009 Noirot IC, Adler HJ, Cornil CA, Harada N, Dooling RJ, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Presence of aromatase and estrogen receptor alpha in the inner ear of zebra finches. Hearing Research. 252: 49-55. PMID 19397967 DOI: 10.1016/j.heares.2009.04.012  1
2009 Heimovics SA, Cornil CA, Ball GF, Riters LV. D1-like dopamine receptor density in nuclei involved in social behavior correlates with song in a context-dependent fashion in male European starlings. Neuroscience. 159: 962-73. PMID 19356680 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2009.01.042  1
2009 Kleitz HK, Cornil CA, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Species differences in the relative densities of D1- and D2-like dopamine receptor subtypes in the Japanese quail and rats: an in vitro quantitative receptor autoradiography study. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 73: 81-90. PMID 19321949 DOI: 10.1159/000209864  1
2009 Sockman KW, Ball GF. Independent effects of song quality and experience with photostimulation on expression of the immediate, early gene ZENK (EGR-1) in the auditory telencephalon of female European starlings. Developmental Neurobiology. 69: 339-49. PMID 19224564 DOI: 10.1002/dneu.20707  1
2009 Stevenson TJ, Lynch KS, Lamba P, Ball GF, Bernard DJ. Cloning of gonadotropin-releasing hormone I complementary DNAs in songbirds facilitates dissection of mechanisms mediating seasonal changes in reproduction. Endocrinology. 150: 1826-33. PMID 19131568 DOI: 10.1210/en.2008-1435  1
2009 Balthazart J, Cornil CA, Charlier TD, Taziaux M, Ball GF. Estradiol, a key endocrine signal in the sexual differentiation and activation of reproductive behavior in quail. Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part a, Ecological Genetics and Physiology. 311: 323-45. PMID 18481266 DOI: 10.1002/jez.464  1
2008 McCarthy MM, Ball GF. The neuroendocrine control of sex specific behavior in vertebrates: lessons from mammals and birds. Current Topics in Developmental Biology. 83: 213-48. PMID 19118668 DOI: 10.1016/S0070-2153(08)00407-9  1
2008 Cornil CA, Ball GF. Interplay among catecholamine systems: dopamine binds to alpha2-adrenergic receptors in birds and mammals. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 511: 610-27. PMID 18924139 DOI: 10.1002/cne.21861  1
2008 Lynch KS, Ball GF. Noradrenergic deficits alter processing of communication signals in female songbirds. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 72: 207-14. PMID 18815444 DOI: 10.1159/000157357  1
2008 Taziaux M, Keller M, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Site-specific effects of anosmia and cloacal gland anesthesia on Fos expression induced in male quail brain by sexual behavior. Behavioural Brain Research. 194: 52-65. PMID 18638505 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2008.06.022  1
2008 Hurley LL, Wallace AM, Sartor JJ, Ball GF. Photoperiodic induced changes in reproductive state of border canaries (Serinus canaria) are associated with marked variation in hypothalamic gonadotropin-releasing hormone immunoreactivity and the volume of song control regions. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 158: 10-9. PMID 18597755 DOI: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2008.05.011  1
2008 Charlier TD, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Rapid action on neuroplasticity precedes behavioral activation by testosterone. Hormones and Behavior. 54: 488-95. PMID 18452920 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2008.03.001  1
2008 Balthazart J, Voigt C, Boseret G, Ball GF. Expression of reelin, its receptors and its intracellular signaling protein, Disabled1 in the canary brain: relationships with the song control system. Neuroscience. 153: 944-62. PMID 18448255 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2008.02.020  1
2008 Replogle K, Arnold AP, Ball GF, Band M, Bensch S, Brenowitz EA, Dong S, Drnevich J, Ferris M, George JM, Gong G, Hasselquist D, Hernandez AG, Kim R, Lewin HA, et al. The Songbird Neurogenomics (SoNG) Initiative: community-based tools and strategies for study of brain gene function and evolution. Bmc Genomics. 9: 131. PMID 18366674 DOI: 10.1186/1471-2164-9-131  1
2008 Balthazart J, Boseret G, Konkle AT, Hurley LL, Ball GF. Doublecortin as a marker of adult neuroplasticity in the canary song control nucleus HVC. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 27: 801-17. PMID 18333960 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2008.06059.x  1
2008 Lynch KS, Diekamp B, Ball GF. Catecholaminergic cell groups and vocal communication in male songbirds. Physiology & Behavior. 93: 870-6. PMID 18191965 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2007.12.004  1
2008 Cornil CA, Castelino CB, Ball GF. Dopamine binds to alpha(2)-adrenergic receptors in the song control system of zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 35: 202-15. PMID 18155403 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2007.10.004  1
2008 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Individual variation and the endocrine regulation of behaviour and physiology in birds: a cellular/molecular perspective. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 363: 1699-710. PMID 18048288 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2007.0010  1
2008 Ball GF, Balthazart J. How useful is the appetitive and consummatory distinction for our understanding of the neuroendocrine control of sexual behavior? Hormones and Behavior. 53: 307-11; author reply. PMID 18045597 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2007.09.023  1
2008 Ball GF, Ketterson ED. Sex differences in the response to environmental cues regulating seasonal reproduction in birds. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 363: 231-46. PMID 17638693 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2007.2137  1
2008 Gentner TQ, Ball GF. A Neuroethological Perspective on the Perception of Vocal Communication Signals The Handbook of Speech Perception. 653-675. DOI: 10.1002/9780470757024.ch27  1
2007 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Topography in the preoptic region: differential regulation of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behaviors. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. 28: 161-78. PMID 17624413 DOI: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2007.05.003  1
2007 Ball GF. The ovary knows more than you think! New views on clock genes and the positive feedback control of luteinizing hormone. Endocrinology. 148: 3029-30. PMID 17575057 DOI: 10.1210/en.2007-0570  1
2007 Castelino CB, Diekamp B, Ball GF. Noradrenergic projections to the song control nucleus area X of the medial striatum in male zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 502: 544-62. PMID 17394158 DOI: 10.1002/cne.21337  1
2007 Boseret G, Ball GF, Balthazart J. The microtubule-associated protein doublecortin is broadly expressed in the telencephalon of adult canaries. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 33: 140-54. PMID 17367992 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2007.02.002  1
2007 Voigt C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Neuroanatomical specificity of sex differences in expression of aromatase mRNA in the quail brain. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 33: 75-86. PMID 17270396 DOI: 10.1016/j.jchemneu.2006.12.004  1
2007 Carere C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Sex differences in projections from preoptic area aromatase cells to the periaqueductal gray in Japanese quail. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 500: 894-907. PMID 17177261 DOI: 10.1002/cne.21210  1
2007 Maney DL, Goode CT, Ball GF. Transduction of a non-photic cue: From the auditory system to a neuroendocrine response? Journal of Ornithology. 148: S527-S538. DOI: 10.1007/s10336-007-0242-1  1
2007 Ball GF, Balthazart J. The neuroendocrinology and neurochemistry of birdsong Handbook of Neurochemistry and Molecular Neurobiology: Behavioral Neurochemistry, Neuroendocrinology and Molecular Neurobiology. 419-457. DOI: 10.1007/978-0-387-30405-2_10  1
2006 Cornil CA, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Functional significance of the rapid regulation of brain estrogen action: where do the estrogens come from? Brain Research. 1126: 2-26. PMID 16978590 DOI: 10.1016/j.brainres.2006.07.098  1
2006 Boseret G, Carere C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Social context affects testosterone-induced singing and the volume of song control nuclei in male canaries (Serinus canaria). Journal of Neurobiology. 66: 1044-60. PMID 16838373 DOI: 10.1002/neu.20268  1
2006 Charlier TD, Harada N, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Targeting steroid receptor coactivator-1 expression with locked nucleic acids antisense reveals different thresholds for the hormonal regulation of male sexual behavior in relation to aromatase activity and protein expression. Behavioural Brain Research. 172: 333-43. PMID 16797739 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2006.05.023  1
2006 Charlier TD, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Plasticity in the expression of the steroid receptor coactivator 1 in the Japanese quail brain: effect of sex, testosterone, stress and time of the day. Neuroscience. 140: 1381-94. PMID 16650617 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2006.03.002  1
2006 Taziaux M, Cornil CA, Dejace C, Arckens L, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Neuroanatomical specificity in the expression of the immediate early gene c-fos following expression of appetitive and consummatory male sexual behaviour in Japanese quail. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 23: 1869-87. PMID 16623844 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2006.04719.x  1
2006 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Is brain estradiol a hormone or a neurotransmitter? Trends in Neurosciences. 29: 241-9. PMID 16580076 DOI: 10.1016/j.tins.2006.03.004  1
2006 Ball GF. Thyroid hormone transport and photoperiodism: feeling one's oatps. Endocrinology. 147: 1065-6. PMID 16481478 DOI: 10.1210/en.2005-1520  1
2006 Balthazart J, Cornil CA, Taziaux M, Charlier TD, Baillien M, Ball GF. Rapid changes in production and behavioral action of estrogens. Neuroscience. 138: 783-91. PMID 16359807 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2005.06.016  1
2006 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Ball GF. Rapid control of brain aromatase activity by glutamatergic inputs. Endocrinology. 147: 359-66. PMID 16195408 DOI: 10.1210/en.2005-0845  1
2006 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Androgen metabolism and the activation of male sexual behavior: it's more complicated than you think! Hormones and Behavior. 49: 1-3. PMID 16112117 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2005.07.008  1
2006 Cornil CA, Taziaux M, Baillien M, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Rapid effects of aromatase inhibition on male reproductive behaviors in Japanese quail. Hormones and Behavior. 49: 45-67. PMID 15963995 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2005.05.003  1
2006 Ball GF, Sockman KW, Duffy DL, Gentner TQ. A Neuroethological Approach to Song Behavior and Perception in European Starlings: Interrelationships Among Testosterone, Neuroanatomy, Immediate Early Gene Expression, and Immune Function Advances in the Study of Behavior. 36: 59-121. DOI: 10.1016/S0065-3454(06)36002-0  1
2005 Sockman KW, Sewall KB, Ball GF, Hahn TP. Economy of mate attraction in the Cassin's finch. Biology Letters. 1: 34-7. PMID 17148122 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2004.0257  1
2005 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Charlier TD, Ball GF. Effects of calmodulin on aromatase activity in the preoptic area. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 17: 664-71. PMID 16159379 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2005.01355.x  1
2005 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Ball GF. Interactions between kinases and phosphatases in the rapid control of brain aromatase. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 17: 553-9. PMID 16101893 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2826.2005.01344.x  1
2005 Cornil CA, Dejace C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Dopamine modulates male sexual behavior in Japanese quail in part via actions on noradrenergic receptors. Behavioural Brain Research. 163: 42-57. PMID 15936834 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbr.2005.04.018  1
2005 Cornil CA, Dalla C, Papadopoulou-Daifoti Z, Baillien M, Dejace C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Rapid decreases in preoptic aromatase activity and brain monoamine concentrations after engaging in male sexual behavior. Endocrinology. 146: 3809-20. PMID 15932925 DOI: 10.1210/en.2005-0441  1
2005 Appeltants D, Gentner TQ, Hulse SH, Balthazart J, Ball GF. The effect of auditory distractors on song discrimination in male canaries (Serinus canaria). Behavioural Processes. 69: 331-41. PMID 15896531 DOI: 10.1016/j.beproc.2005.01.010  1
2005 Castelino CB, Ball GF. A role for norepinephrine in the regulation of context-dependent ZENK expression in male zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). The European Journal of Neuroscience. 21: 1962-72. PMID 15869489 DOI: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2005.04028.x  1
2005 Macdougall-Shackleton SA, Ball GF, Edmonds E, Sul R, Hahn TP. Age- and sex-related variation in song-control regions in Cassin's finches, Carpodacus cassinii. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 65: 262-7. PMID 15785016 DOI: 10.1159/000084644  1
2005 Sartor JJ, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Coordinated and dissociated effects of testosterone on singing behavior and song control nuclei in canaries (Serinus canaria). Hormones and Behavior. 47: 467-76. PMID 15777813 DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2004.12.004  1
2005 Riters LV, Schroeder MB, Auger CJ, Eens M, Pinxten R, Ball GF. Evidence for opioid involvement in the regulation of song production in male European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Behavioral Neuroscience. 119: 245-55. PMID 15727529 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.119.1.245  1
2005 Sartor JJ, Ball GF. Social suppression of song is associated with a reduction in volume of a song-control nucleus in European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Behavioral Neuroscience. 119: 233-44. PMID 15727528 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.119.1.233  1
2005 Jarvis ED, Güntürkün O, Bruce L, Csillag A, Karten H, Kuenzel W, Medina L, Paxinos G, Perkel DJ, Shimizu T, Striedter G, Wild JM, Ball GF, Dugas-Ford J, Durand SE, et al. Avian brains and a new understanding of vertebrate brain evolution. Nature Reviews. Neuroscience. 6: 151-9. PMID 15685220 DOI: 10.1038/nrn1606  1
2005 Charlier TD, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Sexual behavior activates the expression of the immediate early genes c-fos and Zenk (egr-1) in catecholaminergic neurons of male Japanese quail. Neuroscience. 131: 13-30. PMID 15680688 DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroscience.2004.09.068  1
2005 Charlier TD, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Inhibition of steroid receptor coactivator-1 blocks estrogen and androgen action on male sex behavior and associated brain plasticity. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 25: 906-13. PMID 15673671 DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3533-04.2005  1
2005 Sockman KW, Gentner TQ, Ball GF. Complementary neural systems for the experience-dependent integration of mate-choice cues in European starlings. Journal of Neurobiology. 62: 72-81. PMID 15389683 DOI: 10.1002/neu.20068  1
2004 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Hormonal regulation of brain circuits mediating male sexual behavior in birds. Physiology & Behavior. 83: 329-46. PMID 15488549 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2004.08.020  1
2004 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Cornil CA, Ball GF. Preoptic aromatase modulates male sexual behavior: slow and fast mechanisms of action. Physiology & Behavior. 83: 247-70. PMID 15488543 DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2004.08.025  1
2004 Gentner TQ, Hulse SH, Ball GF. Functional differences in forebrain auditory regions during learned vocal recognition in songbirds. Journal of Comparative Physiology. a, Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 190: 1001-10. PMID 15449092 DOI: 10.1007/s00359-004-0556-x  1
2004 Ball GF, Auger CJ, Bernard DJ, Charlier TD, Sartor JJ, Riters LV, Balthazart J. Seasonal plasticity in the song control system: multiple brain sites of steroid hormone action and the importance of variation in song behavior. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1016: 586-610. PMID 15313796 DOI: 10.1196/annals.1298.043  1
2004 Appeltants D, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Catecholaminergic inputs to aromatase cells in the canary auditory forebrain. Neuroreport. 15: 1727-30. PMID 15257136 DOI: 10.1097/01.wnr.0000135920.75925.1e  1
2004 Sockman KW, Williams TD, Dawson A, Ball GF. Prior experience with photostimulation enhances photo-induced reproductive development in female European starlings: a possible basis for the age-related increase in avian reproductive performance. Biology of Reproduction. 71: 979-86. PMID 15151935 DOI: 10.1095/biolreprod.104.029751  1
2004 Reiner A, Perkel DJ, Bruce LL, Butler AB, Csillag A, Kuenzel W, Medina L, Paxinos G, Shimizu T, Striedter G, Wild M, Ball GF, Durand S, Güntürkün O, Lee DW, et al. Revised nomenclature for avian telencephalon and some related brainstem nuclei. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 473: 377-414. PMID 15116397 DOI: 10.1002/cne.20118  1
2003 Ball GF, Castelino CB, Maney DL, Appeltants D, Balthazart J. 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: 211-31. PMID 14993055 DOI: 10.1196/annals.1286.021  1
2003 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Charlier TD, Cornil CA, Ball GF. Multiple mechanisms control brain aromatase activity at the genomic and non-genomic level. The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 86: 367-79. PMID 14623533 DOI: 10.1016/S0960-0760(03)00346-7  1
2003 Appeltants D, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Song activation by testosterone is associated with an increased catecholaminergic innervation of the song control system in female canaries. Neuroscience. 121: 801-14. PMID 14568038 DOI: 10.1016/S0306-4522(03)00496-2  1
2003 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Charlier TD, Cornil CA, Ball GF. The neuroendocrinology of reproductive behavior in Japanese quail. Domestic Animal Endocrinology. 25: 69-82. PMID 12963100 DOI: 10.1016/S0739-7240(03)00046-8  1
2003 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Birds return every spring like clockwork, but where is the clock? Endocrinology. 144: 3739-41. PMID 12933642 DOI: 10.1210/en.2003-0781  1
2003 Maney DL, MacDougall-Shackleton EA, MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Ball GF, Hahn TP. Immediate early gene response to hearing song correlates with receptive behavior and depends on dialect in a female songbird. Journal of Comparative Physiology. a, Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology. 189: 667-74. PMID 12879354 DOI: 10.1007/s00359-003-0441-z  1
2003 Maney DL, Ball GF. Fos-like immunoreactivity in catecholaminergic brain nuclei after territorial behavior in free-living song sparrows. Journal of Neurobiology. 56: 163-70. PMID 12838581 DOI: 10.1002/neu.10227  1
2003 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Charlier TD, Ball GF. Calcium-dependent phosphorylation processes control brain aromatase in quail. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 17: 1591-606. PMID 12752377 DOI: 10.1046/j.1460-9568.2003.02598.x  1
2003 Bentley GE, Audage NC, Hanspal EK, Ball GF, Hahn TP. Photoperiodic response of the hypothalamo-pituitary-gonad axis in male and female canaries, Serinus canaria. Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part a, Comparative Experimental Biology. 296: 143-51. PMID 12658720 DOI: 10.1002/jez.a.10245  1
2003 Hairston JE, Ball GF, Nelson RJ. Photoperiodic and temporal influences on chemosensory induction of brain fos expression in female prairie voles. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 15: 161-72. PMID 12535158 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2826.2003.00963.x  1
2003 Charlier TD, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Sex differences in the distribution of the steroid receptor coactivator SRC-1 in the song control nuclei of male and female canaries. Brain Research. 959: 263-74. PMID 12493614 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(02)03758-7  1
2002 MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Ball GF. Revising hypotheses does not indicate a flawed approach. Reply to Bolhuis and Macphail. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 6: 68-9. PMID 15866189  1
2002 Sockman KW, Gentner TQ, Ball GF. Recent experience modulates forebrain gene-expression in response to mate-choice cues in European starlings. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 269: 2479-85. PMID 12495492 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2002.2180  1
2002 Charlier TD, Lakaye B, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Steroid receptor coactivator SRC-1 exhibits high expression in steroid-sensitive brain areas regulating reproductive behaviors in the quail brain. Neuroendocrinology. 76: 297-315. PMID 12457041 DOI: 10.1159/000066624  1
2002 Auger CJ, Bentley GE, Auger AP, Ramamurthy M, Ball GF. Expression of cAMP response element binding protein-binding protein in the song control system and hypothalamus of adult European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 14: 805-13. PMID 12372005 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2826.2002.00842.x  1
2002 Absil P, Braquenier JB, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Effects of lesions of nucleus taeniae on appetitive and consummatory aspects of male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 60: 13-35. PMID 12239468 DOI: 10.1159/000064119  1
2002 Riters LV, Ball GF. Sex differences in the densities of alpha 2-adrenergic receptors in the song control system, but not the medial preoptic nucleus in zebra finches. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 23: 269-77. PMID 12048110 DOI: 10.1016/S0891-0618(02)00005-4  1
2002 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Ball GF. Interactions between aromatase (estrogen synthase) and dopamine in the control of male sexual behavior in quail. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part B, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. 132: 37-55. PMID 11997208 DOI: 10.1016/S1096-4959(01)00531-0  1
2002 Appeltants D, Ball GF, Balthazart J. The origin of catecholaminergic inputs to the song control nucleus RA in canaries. Neuroreport. 13: 649-53. PMID 11973464  1
2002 Duffy DL, Ball GF. Song predicts immunocompetence in male European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 269: 847-52. PMID 11958717 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2002.1956  1
2002 Ball GF, Riters LV, Balthazart J. Neuroendocrinology of song behavior and avian brain plasticity: multiple sites of action of sex steroid hormones. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology. 23: 137-78. PMID 11950243 DOI: 10.1006/frne.2002.0230  1
2002 Riters LV, Eens M, Pinxten R, Ball GF. Seasonal changes in the densities of alpha(2) noradrenergic receptors are inversely related to changes in testosterone and the volumes of song control nuclei in male European starlings. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 444: 63-74. PMID 11835182 DOI: 10.1002/cne.10131  1
2002 MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Ball GF. Having to revise hypotheses does not indicate a flawed approach: A reply to Bolhuis and Macphail Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 6: 68-69. DOI: 10.1016/S1364-6613(00)01847-7  1
2001 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Ball GF. Phosphorylation processes mediate rapid changes of brain aromatase activity. The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 79: 261-77. PMID 11850233 DOI: 10.1016/S0960-0760(01)00143-1  1
2001 MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Deviche PJ, Crain RD, Ball GF, Hahn TP. Seasonal changes in brain GnRH immunoreactivity and song-control nuclei volumes in an opportunistically breeding songbird. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 58: 38-48. PMID 11799277 DOI: 10.1159/000047260  1
2001 Absil P, Baillien M, Ball GF, Panzica GC, Balthazart J. The control of preoptic aromatase activity by afferent inputs in Japanese quail. Brain Research. Brain Research Reviews. 37: 38-58. PMID 11744073 DOI: 10.1016/S0165-0173(01)00122-9  1
2001 Riters LV, Baillien M, Eens M, Pinxten R, Foidart A, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Seasonal variation in androgen-metabolizing enzymes in the diencephalon and telencephalon of the male European starling (Sturnus vulgaris). Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 13: 985-97. PMID 11737557 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2826.2001.00723.x  1
2001 Ball GF, MacDougall-Shackleton SA. Sex differences in songbirds 25 years later: what have we learned and where do we go? Microscopy Research and Technique. 54: 327-34. PMID 11668646 DOI: 10.1002/jemt.1146  1
2001 Ball GF, Balthazar J. Ethological concepts revisited: immediate early gene induction in response to sexual stimuli in birds. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 57: 252-70. PMID 11641562 DOI: 10.1159/000047244  1
2001 Maney DL, Bernard DJ, Ball GF. Gonadal steroid receptor mRNA in catecholaminergic nuclei of the canary brainstem. Neuroscience Letters. 311: 189-92. PMID 11578826 DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3940(01)02157-7  1
2001 Dawson A, King VM, Bentley GE, Ball GF. Photoperiodic control of seasonality in birds. Journal of Biological Rhythms. 16: 365-80. PMID 11506381 DOI: 10.1177/074873001129002079  1
2001 Appeltants D, Ball GF, Balthazart J. The distribution of tyrosine hydroxylase in the canary brain: demonstration of a specific and sexually dimorphic catecholaminergic innervation of the telencephalic song control nulcei. Cell and Tissue Research. 304: 237-59. PMID 11396718 DOI: 10.1007/s004410100360  1
2001 Absil P, Foidart A, Hemmings HC, Steinbusch HW, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Distribution of DARPP-32 immunoreactive structures in the quail brain: anatomical relationship with dopamine and aromatase. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 21: 23-39. PMID 11173218 DOI: 10.1016/S0891-0618(00)00094-6  1
2001 Young KA, Ball GF, Nelson RJ. Photoperiod-induced testicular apoptosis in European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Biology of Reproduction. 64: 706-13. PMID 11159376  1
2001 Balthazart J, Baillien M, Ball GF. Rapid and reversible inhibition of brain aromatase activity. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 13: 63-73. PMID 11123516 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2826.2001.00598.x  1
2001 Gentner TQ, Hulse SH, Duffy D, Ball GF. Response biases in auditory forebrain regions of female songbirds following exposure to sexually relevant variation in male song. Journal of Neurobiology. 46: 48-58. PMID 11108615 DOI: 10.1002/1097-4695(200101)46:1<48::AID-NEU5>3.0.CO;2-3  1
2000 Riters LV, Eens M, Pinxten R, Duffy DL, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Seasonal changes in courtship song and the medial preoptic area in male European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Hormones and Behavior. 38: 250-61. PMID 11104643 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.2000.1623  1
2000 Bentley GE, Ball GF. Photoperiod-dependent and -independent regulation of melatonin receptors in the forebrain of songbirds. Journal of Neuroendocrinology. 12: 745-52. PMID 10929086 DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2826.2000.00523.x  1
2000 Bentley GE, Wingfield JC, Morton ML, Ball GF. Stimulatory effects on the reproductive axis in female songbirds by conspecific and heterospecific male song. Hormones and Behavior. 37: 179-89. PMID 10868481 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.2000.1573  1
2000 Tlemçani O, Ball GF, D'Hondt E, Vandesande F, Sharp PJ, Balthazart J. Fos induction in the Japanese quail brain after expression of appetitive and consummatory aspects of male sexual behavior. Brain Research Bulletin. 52: 249-62. PMID 10856822 DOI: 10.1016/S0361-9230(00)00233-1  1
2000 Bentley GE, Spar BD, MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Hahn TP, Ball GF. Photoperiodic regulation of the reproductive axis in male zebra finches, Taeniopygia guttata. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 117: 449-55. PMID 10764555 DOI: 10.1006/gcen.1999.7430  1
2000 Appeltants D, Absil P, Balthazart J, Ball GF. Identification of the origin of catecholaminergic inputs to HVc in canaries by retrograde tract tracing combined with tyrosine hydroxylase immunocytochemistry. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 18: 117-33. PMID 10720795 DOI: 10.1016/S0891-0618(99)00054-X  1
2000 Ball GF. Learning to like your voice: developing selectivity to birdsong. Neuron. 25: 4-5. PMID 10707965  1
2000 Balthazart I, Ball GF. Fast regulation of steroid biosynthesis: a further piece in the neurosteroid puzzle. Trends in Neurosciences. 23: 57-8. PMID 10652541 DOI: 10.1016/S0166-2236(99)01514-3  1
2000 Gentner TQ, Hulse SH, Bentley GE, Ball GF. Individual vocal recognition and the effect of partial lesions to HVc on discrimination, learning, and categorization of conspecific song in adult songbirds. Journal of Neurobiology. 42: 117-33. PMID 10623906 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(200001)42:1<117::AID-NEU11>3.0.CO;2-M  1
2000 Duffy DL, Bentley GE, Drazen DL, Ball GF. Effects of testosterone on cell-mediated and humoral immunity in non-breeding adult European starlings Behavioral Ecology. 11: 654-662.  1
1999 Bernard DJ, Bentley GE, Balthazart J, Turek FW, Ball GF. Androgen Receptor, Estrogen Receptor α, and Estrogen Receptorβ Show Distinct Patterns of Expression in Forebrain Song Control Nuclei of European Starlings1. Endocrinology. 140: 4633-4643. PMID 28200648 DOI: 10.1210/endo.140.10.7024  1
1999 Katz LF, Ball GF, Nelson RJ. Elevated Fos-like immunoreactivity in the brains of postpartum female prairie voles, Microtus ochrogaster. Cell and Tissue Research. 298: 425-35. PMID 10639733 DOI: 10.1007/s004410050065  1
1999 Riters LV, Ball GF. Lesions to the medial preoptic area affect singing in the male European starling (Sturnus vulgaris). Hormones and Behavior. 36: 276-86. PMID 10603291 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.1999.1549  1
1999 Duffy DL, Bentley GE, Ball GF. Does sex or photoperiodic condition influence ZENK induction in response to song in European starlings? Brain Research. 844: 78-82. PMID 10536263 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(99)01915-0  1
1999 D'Hondt E, Vermeiren J, Peeters K, Balthazart J, Tlemçani O, Ball GF, Duffy DL, Vandesande F, Berghman LR. Validation of a new antiserum directed towards the synthetic c-terminus of the FOS protein in avian species: immunological, physiological and behavioral evidence. Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 91: 31-45. PMID 10522822 DOI: 10.1016/S0165-0270(99)00067-9  1
1999 Ball GF, Bernard DJ, Foidart A, Lakaye B, Balthazart J. Steroid sensitive sites in the avian brain: does the distribution of the estrogen receptor alpha and beta types provide insight into their function? Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 54: 28-40. PMID 10516402 DOI: 10.1159/000006609  1
1999 Bernard DJ, Bentley GE, Balthazart J, Turek FW, Ball GF. Androgen receptor, estrogen receptor alpha, and estrogen receptor beta show distinct patterns of expression in forebrain song control nuclei of European starlings. Endocrinology. 140: 4633-43. PMID 10499520 DOI: 10.1210/endo.140.10.7024  1
1999 MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Ball GF. Comparative studies of sex differences in the song-control system of songbirds. Trends in Neurosciences. 22: 432-6. PMID 10481186 DOI: 10.1016/S0166-2236(99)01434-4  1
1999 Foidart A, Lakaye B, Grisar T, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Estrogen receptor-beta in quail: cloning, tissue expression and neuroanatomical distribution. Journal of Neurobiology. 40: 327-42. PMID 10440733 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(19990905)40:3<327::AID-NEU5>3.0.CO;2-L  1
1999 Bentley GE, Van't Hof TJ, Ball GF. Seasonal neuroplasticity in the songbird telencephalon: a role for melatonin. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 96: 4674-9. PMID 10200321 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.96.8.4674  1
1998 Balthazart J, Ball GF. The Japanese quail as a model system for the investigation of steroid-catecholamine interactions mediating appetitive and consummatory aspects of male sexual behavior. Annual Review of Sex Research. 9: 96-176. PMID 10349027  1
1998 MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Hulse SH, Ball GF. Neural bases of song preferences in female zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Neuroreport. 9: 3047-52. PMID 9804314  1
1998 MacDougall-Shackleton SA, Hulse SH, Ball GF. Neural correlates of singing behavior in male zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata). Journal of Neurobiology. 36: 421-30. PMID 9733076 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(19980905)36:3<421::AID-NEU9>3.0.CO;2-Y  1
1998 Ball GF, Gentner TQ. They're playing our song: gene expression and birdsong perception. Neuron. 21: 271-4. PMID 9728907  1
1998 Bentley GE, Demas GE, Nelson RJ, Ball GF. Melatonin, immunity and cost of reproductive state in male European starlings. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 265: 1191-5. PMID 9699312 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.1998.0418  1
1998 Balthazart J, Absil P, Gérard M, Appeltants D, Ball GF. Appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail are differentially regulated by subregions of the preoptic medial nucleus. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 18: 6512-27. PMID 9698339  1
1998 Balthazart J, Ball GF. New insights into the regulation and function of brain estrogen synthase (aromatase). Trends in Neurosciences. 21: 243-9. PMID 9641536 DOI: 10.1016/S0166-2236(97)01221-6  1
1998 Balthazart J, Foidart A, Houbart M, Prins GS, Ball GF. Distribution of androgen receptor-immunoreactive cells in the quail forebrain and their relationship with aromatase immunoreactivity. Journal of Neurobiology. 35: 323-40. PMID 9622014 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(19980605)35:3<323::AID-NEU8>3.0.CO;2-0  1
1998 Balthazart J, Foidart A, Baillien M, Harada N, Ball GF. Anatomical relationships between aromatase and tyrosine hydroxylase in the quail brain: double-label immunocytochemical studies. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 391: 214-26. PMID 9518270 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9861(19980209)391:2<214::AID-CNE5>3.0.CO;2-5  1
1998 Cho RN, Hahn TP, MacDougall-Shackleton S, Ball GF. Seasonal variation in brain GnRH in free-living breeding and photorefractory house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus). General and Comparative Endocrinology. 109: 244-50. PMID 9473368 DOI: 10.1006/gcen.1997.7027  1
1998 Ball GF, Hulse SH. Birdsong. The American Psychologist. 53: 37-58. PMID 9442582  1
1997 Ball GF, Tlemçani O, Balthazart J. Induction of the Zenk protein after sexual interactions in male Japanese quail. Neuroreport. 8: 2965-70. PMID 9376540  1
1997 Castagna C, Ball GF, Balthazart J. Effects of dopamine agonists on appetitive and consummatory male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior. 58: 403-14. PMID 9300599 DOI: 10.1016/S0091-3057(97)00243-8  1
1997 Balthazart J, Castagna C, Ball GF. Differential effects of D1 and D2 dopamine-receptor agonists and antagonists on appetitive and consummatory aspects of male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Physiology & Behavior. 62: 571-80. PMID 9272666 DOI: 10.1016/S0031-9384(97)00163-7  1
1997 Ball GF, Balthazart J. How should brain nuclei be delineated? They don't need to be! Trends in Neurosciences. 20: 344; author reply 34. PMID 9246723  1
1997 Bernard DJ, Wilson FE, Ball GF. Testis-dependent and -independent effects of photoperiod on volumes of song control nuclei in American tree sparrows (Spizella arborea). Brain Research. 760: 163-9. PMID 9237531 DOI: 10.1016/S0006-8993(97)00277-1  1
1997 Balthazart J, Castagna C, Ball GF. Aromatase inhibition blocks the activation and sexual differentiation of appetitive male sexual behavior in Japanese quail. Behavioral Neuroscience. 111: 381-97. PMID 9106677 DOI: 10.1037/0735-7044.111.2.381  1
1997 Bernard DJ, Ball GF. Photoperiodic condition modulates the effects of testosterone on song control nuclei volumes in male European starlings. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 105: 276-83. PMID 9038260 DOI: 10.1006/gcen.1996.6829  1
1996 Balthazart J, Tlemçani O, Ball GF. Do sex differences in the brain explain sex differences in the hormonal induction of reproductive behavior? What 25 years of research on the Japanese quail tells us. Hormones and Behavior. 30: 627-61. PMID 9047287 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.1996.0066  1
1996 Casto JM, Ball GF. Early administration of 17beta-estradiol partially masculinizes song control regions and alpha2-adrenergic receptor distribution in European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Hormones and Behavior. 30: 387-406. PMID 9047265 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.1996.0044  1
1996 Balthazart J, Absil P, Foidart A, Houbart M, Harada N, Ball GF. Distribution of aromatase-immunoreactive cells in the forebrain of zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata): implications for the neural action of steroids and nuclear definition in the avian hypothalamus. Journal of Neurobiology. 31: 129-48. PMID 8885196 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(199610)31:2<129::AID-NEU1>3.0.CO;2-D  1
1996 Bernard DJ, Eens M, Ball GF. Age- and behavior-related variation in volumes of song control nuclei in male European starlings. Journal of Neurobiology. 30: 329-39. PMID 8807526 DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-4695(199607)30:3<329::AID-NEU2>3.0.CO;2-6  1
1996 Nespor AA, Lukazewicz MJ, Dooling RJ, Ball GF. Testosterone induction of male-like vocalizations in female budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus). Hormones and Behavior. 30: 162-9. PMID 8797025 DOI: 10.1006/hbeh.1996.0020  1
1996 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Identification of catecholaminergic cell groups in the brainstem of the canary, zebra finch, white-throated sparrow and budgerigar by tyrosine hydroxylase immunocytochemistry Belgian Journal of Zoology. 126: 65-78.  1
1995 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Sexual differentiation of brain and behavior in birds. Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism: Tem. 6: 21-9. PMID 18406680 DOI: 10.1016/B978-008088783-8.00055-3  1
1995 Bernard DJ, Ball GF. Two histological markers reveal a similar photoperiodic difference in the volume of the high vocal center in male European starlings. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 360: 726-34. PMID 8801262 DOI: 10.1002/cne.903600415  1
1995 Ball GF, Absil P, Balthazart J. Assessment of volumetric sex differences in the song control nuclei HVC and RA in zebra finches by immunocytochemistry for methionine enkephalin and vasoactive intestinal polypeptide. Brain Research. 699: 83-96. PMID 8616616 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(95)00875-Q  1
1995 Ball GF, Casto JM, Balthazart J. Autoradiographic localization of D1-like dopamine receptors in the forebrain of male and female Japanese quail and their relationship with immunoreactive tyrosine hydroxylase. Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 9: 121-33. PMID 8561950 DOI: 10.1016/0891-0618(95)00075-I  1
1995 Hahn TP, Ball GF. Changes in brain GnRH associated with photorefractoriness in house sparrows (Passer domesticus). General and Comparative Endocrinology. 99: 349-63. PMID 8536947 DOI: 10.1006/gcen.1995.1119  1
1995 Balthazart J, Reid J, Absil P, Foidart A, Ball GF. Appetitive as well as consummatory aspects of male sexual behavior in quail are activated by androgens and estrogens. Behavioral Neuroscience. 109: 485-501. PMID 7662159  1
1995 Ball GF, Absil P, Balthazart J. Peptidergic delineations of nucleus interface reveal a sex difference in volume. Neuroreport. 6: 957-60. PMID 7632898  1
1995 Moffatt CA, Ball GF, Nelson RJ. The effects of photoperiod on olfactory c-fos expression in prairie voles, Microtus ochrogaster. Brain Research. 677: 82-8. PMID 7606471 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(95)00125-A  1
1995 Ball GF, Absil P, Balthazart J. What are animals doing with brain areas which they don’t need? Neuroreport. 6: 955.  1
1994 Casto JM, Ball GF. Characterization and localization of D1 dopamine receptors in the sexually dimorphic vocal control nucleus, area X, and the basal ganglia of European starlings. Journal of Neurobiology. 25: 767-80. PMID 8089655 DOI: 10.1002/neu.480250703  1
1994 Ball GF, Casto JM, Bernard DJ. Sex differences in the volume of avian song control nuclei: comparative studies and the issue of brain nucleus delineation. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 19: 485-504. PMID 7938349 DOI: 10.1016/0306-4530(94)90035-3  1
1994 Ball GF. Neurochemical specializations associated with vocal learning and production in songbirds and budgerigars. Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 44: 234-46. PMID 7842283  1
1994 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Symposium: Functional neuronal circuits in the avian brain Journal of Ornithology. 135: 416-421. DOI: 10.1007/BF01639986  1
1993 Wieraszko A, Ball GF. Long-term potentiation in the avian hippocampus does not require activation of the N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor. Synapse (New York, N.Y.). 13: 173-8. PMID 8095355 DOI: 10.1002/syn.890130208  1
1993 Bernard DJ, Casto JM, Ball GF. Sexual dimorphism in the volume of song control nuclei in European starlings: assessment by a Nissl stain and autoradiography for muscarinic cholinergic receptors. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 334: 559-70. PMID 7691901 DOI: 10.1002/cne.903340405  1
1993 Ball GF. The neural integration of environmental information by seasonally breeding birds Integrative and Comparative Biology. 33: 185-199. DOI: 10.1093/icb/33.2.185  1
1993 Ball GF, Matt KS. Introduction to the symposium: Neural aspects of reproductive endocrinology: Old questions, new approaches Integrative and Comparative Biology. 33: 183-184. DOI: 10.1093/icb/33.2.183  1
1992 Balthazart J, Foidart A, Wilson EM, Ball GF. Immunocytochemical localization of androgen receptors in the male songbird and quail brain. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 317: 407-20. PMID 1578004 DOI: 10.1002/cne.903170407  1
1991 Wieraszko A, Ball GF. Long-term enhancement of synaptic responses in the songbird hippocampus. Brain Research. 538: 102-6. PMID 2018921 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(91)90382-6  1
1991 Ketterson ED, Nolan V, Wolf L, Ziegenfus C, Dufty AM, Ball GF, Johnsen TS. Testosterone and avian life histories: the effect of experimentally elevated testosterone on corticosterone and body mass in dark-eyed juncos. Hormones and Behavior. 25: 489-503. PMID 1813376 DOI: 10.1016/0018-506X(91)90016-B  1
1991 Balthazart J, Sante P, Ball GF. Testosterone effects on staining density and autoradiographic investigations of the alpha 2-adrenergic receptor in the medial preoptic nucleus of the Japanese quail: relationship to the activation of reproductive behavior. Archives Internationales De Physiologie, De Biochimie Et De Biophysique. 99: 385-92. PMID 1725736  1
1990 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Steroid Modulation of Muscarinic Cholinergic and alpha2-Adrenergic Receptor Density in the Nucleus Intercollicularis of the Japanese Quail. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 2: 828-835. PMID 12106090  1
1990 Böhner J, Chaiken ML, Ball GF, Marler P. Song acquisition in photosensitive and photorefractory male European starlings. Hormones and Behavior. 24: 582-94. PMID 2286369 DOI: 10.1016/0018-506X(90)90043-W  1
1990 Ball GF, Nock B, Wingfield JC, McEwen BS, Balthazart J. Muscarinic cholinergic receptors in the songbird and quail brain: a quantitative autoradiographic study. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 298: 431-42. PMID 2229474 DOI: 10.1002/cne.902980405  1
1990 Ball GF, Nowicki S. Assessment of song quality in photorefractory and photosensitive song sparrows Animal Behaviour. 40: 986-987. DOI: 10.1016/S0003-3472(05)81003-6  1
1990 Ball GF, Balthazart J. Steroid modulation of muscarinic cholinergic and α2-adrenergic receptor density in the nucleus intercollicularis of the Japanese quail European Journal of Neuroscience. 2: 828-835.  1
1989 Ball GF, Faris PL, Wingfield JC. Immunohistochemical localization of corticotropin-releasing factor in selected brain areas of the European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) and the song sparrow (Melospiza melodia). Cell and Tissue Research. 257: 155-61. PMID 2787697 DOI: 10.1007/BF00221646  1
1989 Nowicki S, Ball GF. Testosterone induction of song in photosensitive and photorefractory male sparrows. Hormones and Behavior. 23: 514-25. PMID 2606465 DOI: 10.1016/0018-506X(89)90039-1  1
1989 Ball GF, Nock B, McEwen BS, Balthazart J. Distribution of alpha 2-adrenergic receptors in the brain of the Japanese quail as determined by quantitative autoradiography: implications for the control of sexually dimorphic reproductive processes. Brain Research. 491: 68-79. PMID 2569910 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(89)90088-7  1
1989 Balthazart J, Ball GF. Effects of the noradrenergic neurotoxin DSP-4 on luteinizing hormone levels, catecholamine concentrations, alpha 2-adrenergic receptor binding, and aromatase activity in the brain of the Japanese quail. Brain Research. 492: 163-75. PMID 2568873 DOI: 10.1016/0006-8993(89)90899-8  1
1989 Balthazart J, Ball GF, McEwen BS. An autoradiographic study of alpha 1-adrenergic receptors in the brain of the Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Cell and Tissue Research. 258: 563-8. PMID 2558805 DOI: 10.1007/BF00218868  1
1989 Johnson AE, Ball GF, Coirini H, Harbaugh CR, McEwen BS, Insel TR. Time course of the estradiol-dependent induction of oxytocin receptor binding in the ventromedial hypothalamic nucleus of the rat. Endocrinology. 125: 1414-9. PMID 2547585 DOI: 10.1210/endo-125-3-1414  1
1989 Ball GF, Foidart A, Balthazart J. A dorsomedial subdivision within the nucleus intercollicularis identified in the Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) by means of alpha 2-adrenergic receptor autoradiography and estrogen receptor immunohistochemistry. Cell and Tissue Research. 257: 123-8. PMID 2546669 DOI: 10.1007/BF00221641  1
1989 Johnson AE, Coirini H, Ball GF, McEwen BS. Anatomical localization of the effects of 17 beta-estradiol on oxytocin receptor binding in the ventromedial hypothalamic nucleus. Endocrinology. 124: 207-11. PMID 2535805 DOI: 10.1210/endo-124-1-207  1
1988 Sherwood NM, Wingfield JC, Ball GF, Dufty AM. Identity of gonadotropin-releasing hormone in passerine birds: comparison of GnRH in song sparrow (Melospiza melodia) and starling (Sturnus vulgaris) with five vertebrate GnRHs. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 69: 341-51. PMID 3282980 DOI: 10.1016/0016-6480(88)90024-X  1
1988 Marler P, Peters S, Ball GF, Dufty AM, Wingfield JC. The role of sex steroids in the acquisition and production of birdsong. Nature. 336: 770-2. PMID 3205304 DOI: 10.1038/336770a0  1
1988 Ball GF, Faris PL, Hartman BK, Wingfield JC. Immunohistochemical localization of neuropeptides in the vocal control regions of two songbird species. The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 268: 171-80. PMID 2452178 DOI: 10.1002/cne.902680204  1
1987 Sims ME, Ball GF, Cheng MF. Sperm competition after sequential mating in the ringed turtle-dove Condor. 89: 112-116.  1
1985 Silver R, Andrews H, Ball GF. Parental care in an ecological perspective: A quantitative analysis of avian subfamilies Integrative and Comparative Biology. 25: 823-840. DOI: 10.1093/icb/25.3.823  1
1983 Ball GF, Silver R. Timing of incubation bouts by ring doves (Streptopelia risoria). Journal of Comparative Psychology (Washington, D.C. : 1983). 97: 213-25. PMID 6684527 DOI: 10.1037//0735-7036.97.3.213  1
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