The purpose of the ADMINISTRATIVE AND ANALYTICAL CORE is to provide infrastructure for the POl, which will ensure the completion of the proposed studies and coordination of all P01 activities. Data analysis, data sharing, and integration among Projects will be organized through this Core. Core A is the principal organizational component through which the POl Directors and Project Directors will execute their responsibilities. This Core provides administration and leadership, scientific, and fiscal oversight by performing grant management functions that are essential to the proposed research. Core A works with the POl Team to provide direction and ensure the quality of the research toward the proposed aims. This Core ensures training and regulatory compliance and the production of subjects for this POl. Core A serves as liaison to NIH staff and the external advisory board. In addition, this Core will work with the Team to communicate, disseminate, and translate the findings and methodologies from the POl to the broader scientific community, to include presentations, publications, organization of training opportunities, and workshops.

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This Core is the principal organizational component through which the POl Directors and Project Directors will execute their responsibilities. It is critical to the project by serving to provide infrastructure and integration among the activities of the POl and support for data management and analysis. This Core serves the general needs of the projects.

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Kenkel, William M; Perkeybile, Allison M; Carter, C Sue (2017) The neurobiological causes and effects of alloparenting. Dev Neurobiol 77:214-232
Dumais, Kelly M; Kulkarni, Praveen P; Ferris, Craig F et al. (2017) Sex differences in neural activation following different routes of oxytocin administration in awake adult rats. Psychoneuroendocrinology 81:52-62
Perkeybile, Allison M; Bales, Karen L (2017) Intergenerational transmission of sociality: the role of parents in shaping social behavior in monogamous and non-monogamous species. J Exp Biol 220:114-123
Carter, C Sue (2017) The Oxytocin-Vasopressin Pathway in the Context of Love and Fear. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 8:356
Yee, Jason R; Kenkel, William M; Frijling, Jessie L et al. (2016) Oxytocin promotes functional coupling between paraventricular nucleus and both sympathetic and parasympathetic cardioregulatory nuclei. Horm Behav 80:82-91
Kenkel, William M; Carter, C Sue (2016) Voluntary exercise facilitates pair-bonding in male prairie voles. Behav Brain Res 296:326-330
Yee, J R; Kenkel, W M; Kulkarni, P et al. (2016) BOLD fMRI in awake prairie voles: A platform for translational social and affective neuroscience. Neuroimage 138:221-232
Perry, Adam N; Carter, C Sue; Cushing, Bruce S (2016) Chronic social isolation enhances reproduction in the monogamous prairie vole (Microtus ochrogaster). Psychoneuroendocrinology 68:20-8
Madularu, Dan; Yee, Jason R; Kenkel, William M et al. (2015) Integration of neural networks activated by amphetamine in females with different estrogen levels: a functional imaging study in awake rats. Psychoneuroendocrinology 56:200-12
Kenkel, William M; Yee, Jason R; Porges, Stephen W et al. (2015) Cardioacceleration in alloparents in response to stimuli from prairie vole pups: the significance of thermoregulation. Behav Brain Res 286:71-9

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