Laboratory of Human Health and Behavior


Recent publications: 

Boccia, M.L. (In press). Adverse childhood experiences play crucial role in adult difficulties. Texas Family & Consumer Sciences Journal. 4(1).

Boccia, M.L. (2016). How do early life experiences modulate sexual function, stress and pain? The role of serotonin in sexual function. Current Sexual Health Reports 8: 198-206. Doi 10.1007/s11930-016-0077~y

Boccia, M.L., Petrusz, P, Suzuki, K., Marson, L., Pedersen, C.A.. (2013) Immunostaining of oxytocin receptors in human brain. Neuroscience 253: 155–164.

Pedersen, C.A., Vadlamudi, S., Boccia, M.L. and Moy, S.S. (2011). Variations in maternal behavior in C57BL/6J mice: Behavioral comparisons between adult offspring of high and low pup-licking mothers. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 2: 42-50.