Journal article

Analysis of baseline hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal activity in late adolescence reveals gender specific sensitivity of the stress axis

Rebecca M Reynolds, Hilary L Hii, Craig E Pennell, Ian W McKeague, E Ron de Kloet, Stephen Lye, Fiona J Stanley, Eugen Mattes, Jonathan K Foster

Psychoneuroendocrinology | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2013


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)

Awarded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research

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Awarded by The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust

Funding Acknowledgements

We are most grateful to the study families for their participation in the 17-year Raine Study follow-up. We also thank the Raine management team, Dr. H. Atkinson and Mrs B. Penova-Veselinovic, for the re-analysis of some blood cortisol levels, and Dr. D. Blache for use of his radioactive research facility at the University of Western Australia. The authors further acknowledge the support of the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC Project Grants 458623) and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (Grant MOP 82893). Core management of the Raine Study is funded by the generous support of NHMRC (Program Grant 353514, Stanley et al.), the University of Western Australia, the Raine Medical Research Foundation, the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at UWA, the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research and the Women and Infants Research Foundation and Curtin University. These funding organizations had no further role in the following: study design; collection, analysis and interpretation of data; writing of the report; or the decision to submit the paper for publication.