Sonia Cavigelli

Associate Professor of Biobehavioral Health

Sonia Cavigelli

Research Summary

Development of temperament/personality; relationship of temperament and social status to stress and health; individual differences in stress and health in the natural environment.

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Glucocorticoids Anxiety Health Corticosterone Therapeutics Ethanol Asthma Lizards Animals Adrenal Cortex Hormones Alcohols History Innate Immunity Individuality Population Physiological Stress Ants Temperament Inbred C57bl Mouse Primates Psychological Stress Inflammation Hemagglutination Gender Morphine

Most Recent Papers

Adolescent Stress Reduces Adult Morphine-Induced Behavioral Sensitization in C57BL/6J Mice

Helen M. Kamens, Carley N. Miller, Jasmine I. Caulfield, Dana Zeid, William J. Horton, Constanza P. Silva, Aswathy Sebastian, Istvan Albert, Thomas J. Gould, Diana Fishbein, Patricia Sue Grigson, Sonia A. Cavigelli, 2021, Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience

Correction to

Jasmine I. Caulfield, Allison M. Ching, Erin M. Cover, Avery August, Timothy Craig, Helen M. Kamens, Sonia A. Cavigelli, 2021, Psychopharmacology on p. 1225

Peri-adolescent asthma: Acute impacts on innate immune response, corticosterone, and microglia in mice

Jasmine I. Caulfield, Kerri J. Schopf, Sonia A. Cavigelli, 2021, Advances in Neuroimmunology

Inhaled corticosteroids as treatment for adolescent asthma

Jasmine I. Caulfield, Allison M. Ching, Erin M. Cover, Avery August, Timothy Craig, Helen M. Kamens, Sonia A. Cavigelli, 2021, Psychopharmacology on p. 165-179

Divergent immune responses in behaviorally-inhibited vs. non-inhibited male rats

Kerry C. Michael, Robert H. Bonneau, Rebecca A. Bourne, La Dara Godbolt, Michael J. Caruso, Christine Hohmann, Sonia A. Cavigelli, 2020, Physiology and Behavior

Inhaled corticosteroids as treatment for adolescent asthma: effects on adult anxiety-related outcomes in a murine model

Caulfield, Jasmine, I, Allison Ching, Erin Cover, A August, T Craig, H Kamens, Sonia Cavigelli, 2020, PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY

Individual differences in glucocorticoid regulation

Jasmine I. Caulfield, Sonia A. Cavigelli, 2020, Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology

Impact of genetic variation on stress-related ethanol consumption

Megan K. Mulligan, Lu Lu, Sonia A. Cavigelli, Pierre Mormède, Elena Terenina, Wenyuan Zhao, Robert W. Williams, Byron C. Jones, 2019, Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research on p. 1391-1402

Population history with invasive predators predicts innate immune function response to early-life glucocorticoid exposure in lizards

Gail L. McCormick, Travis R. Robbins, Sonia A. Cavigelli, Tracy Langkilde, 2019, Journal of Experimental Biology

Genetic factors mediate the impact of chronic stress and subsequent response to novel acute stress

Elena E. Terenina, Sonia Cavigelli, Pierre Mormede, Wenyuan Zhao, Cory Parks, Lu Lu, Byron C. Jones, Megan K. Mulligan, 2019, Frontiers in Neuroscience

Most-Cited Papers

Long-term changes in cognitive bias and coping response as a result of chronic unpredictable stress during adolescence

Lauren E. Chaby, Sonia A. Cavigelli, Amanda White, Kayllie Wang, Victoria A. Braithwaite, 2013, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience

Sex, social status and physiological stress in primates

Sonia A. Cavigelli, Michael J. Caruso, 2015, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Chronic unpredictable stress during adolescence causes long-term anxiety

L. E. Chaby, S. A. Cavigelli, A. M. Hirrlinger, M. J. Caruso, V. A. Braithwaite, 2015, Behavioural Brain Research on p. 492-495

Social status, glucocorticoids, immune function, and health

Sonia A. Cavigelli, Hashim S. Chaudhry, 2012, Hormones and Behavior on p. 295-313

Chronic stress during adolescence impairs and improves learning and memory in adulthood

Lauren E. Chaby, Sonia A. Cavigelli, Amy M. Hirrlinger, James Lim, Kendall M. Warg, Victoria A. Braithwaite, 2015, Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience

Ancestry trumps experience: Transgenerational but not early life stress affects the adult physiological stress response

Gail L. McCormick, Travis R. Robbins, Sonia A. Cavigelli, Tracy Langkilde, 2017, Hormones and Behavior on p. 115-121

Behavioral responses to physical vs. social novelty in male and female laboratory rats

Sonia A. Cavigelli, Kerry C. Michael, Sheila G. West, Laura Cousino Klein, 2011, Behavioural Processes on p. 56-59

Adolescent social stress increases anxiety-like behavior and ethanol consumption in adult male and female C57BL/6J mice

M. J. Caruso, L. R. Seemiller, T. B. Fetherston, C. N. Miller, D. E. Reiss, S. A. Cavigelli, H. M. Kamens, 2018, Scientific Reports

Within-litter variance in early rat pup-mother interactions and adult offspring responses to novelty

C. M. Ragan, E. Loken, Cynthia Stifter, Sonia Angele Cavigelli, 2012, Developmental Psychobiology on p. 199-206

Temperament moderates the influence of periadolescent social experience on behavior and adrenocortical activity in adult male rats

M. J. Caruso, M. K. McClintock, S. A. Cavigelli, 2014, Hormones and Behavior on p. 517-524