Publications


Effect of parental mate choice and semi-natural early rearing environment on the growth performance and seawater tolerance of Chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha B. N. Madison, J. W. Heath, D. D. Heath, N. J. Bernier
View abstract J Fish Biol (2013) 82: 618-636
Central and peripheral glucocorticoid receptors are involved cortisol response to an acute stressor in rainbow trout Sarah L. Alderman, Alison McGuire, Nicholas J. Bernier, Mathilakath M. Vijayan
View abstract Gen Comp Endocr (2012) 176: 79-85
Recombinant human leptin attenuates stress axis activity in common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) Marnix Gorissen, Nicholas J. Bernier, Remy Manuel, Stefan de Gelder, Juriaan R. Metz, Mark O. Huising, Gert Flik
View abstract Gen Comp Endocr (2012) 178: 75-81
Differential effects of chronic hypoxia and feed restriction on the expression of leptin and its receptor, food intake regulation and the endocrine stress response in common carp Nicholas J. Bernier, Marnix Gorissen, Gert Flik
View abstract J Exp Biol (2012) 215: 2273-2282
Behavioural interactions and hormones in naturally and hatchery-spawned Chinook Salmon Shawn R. Garner, Barry N. Madison, Nicholas J. Bernier, Bryan D. Neff
View abstract Ethology (2011) 117: 37-48
Differential effects of 17 beta-estradiol and 11-ketotestosterone on the endocrine stress response in zebrafish (Danio rerio) Meghan L. M. Fuzzen, Nicholas J. Bernier, Glen Van Der Kraak
View abstract Gen Comp Endocr (2011) 170: 365-373
Effects of chronic dietary salt loading on the renin angiotensin and adrenergic systems of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Steve F. Perry, Kate Ellis, Jordan Russel, Nicholas J. Bernier, Colin Montpetit
View abstract Am J Physiol Reg I (2011) 301: R811-R821
Ontogeny of the corticotropin-releasing factor system in rainbow trout and differential effects of hypoxia on the endocrine and cellular stress responses during development Meghan L. M. Fuzzen, Sarah L. Alderman, Erin N. Bristow, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract Gen Comp Endocr (2011) 170: 604-612
Inhibition of glutamine synthetase during ammonia exposure in rainbow trout indicates a high reserve capacity to prevent brain ammonia toxicity L. A. Sanderson, P. A. Wright, J. W. Robinson, J. S. Ballantyne, N. J. Bernier
View abstract J Exp Biol (2010) 213: 2343-2353
Stirring Up New Ideas About the Regulation of the Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Interrenal Axis in Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Meghan L. M. Fuzzen, Glen Van Der Kraak, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract Zebrafish (2010) 4: 349-358
Ontogeny of the corticotropin-releasing factor system in zebrafish Sarah L. Alderman, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract Gen. Comp. Endocr. (2009) 164: 61-69
Two divergent leptin paralogues in zebrafish (Danio rerio) that originate early in teleostean evolution Marnix, Gorissen, Nicholas J. Bernier, Sander B. Nabuurs, Gert Flik, Mark O. Huising
View abstract J Endocrinol (2009) 201: 329-339
Heads or tails? Stressor-specific expression of corticotropin-releasing factor and urotensin I in the preoptic area and caudal neurosecretory system of rainbow trout Nicholas J. Bernier, Sarah L. Alderman, Erin N. Bristow
View abstract J Endocrinol (2008) 196: 637-648
Distribution and regional stressor-induced regulation of corticotrophin-releasing factor binding protein in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Sarah L. Alderman, Jason C. Raine, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract J Neuroendocrinol (2008) 20:347-358
Juvenile growth and aggression in diploid and triploid Chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha (Walbaum) Shawn R. Garner, Barry N. Madison, Nicholas J. Bernier, Bryan D. Neff
View abstract J Fish Biol (2008) 73: 169-185
New insights into urotensin endocrinology: from fish to man Catherine McCrohan and Nicholas Bernier
View abstract Gen Comp Endocrinol (2007) 153: 241-242
Localization of corticotropin-releasing factor, urotensin I, and CRF-binding protein gene expression in the brain of the zebrafish, Danio rerio Sarah L. Alderman and Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract J Comp Neurol (2007) 502:783-793
Induction of four glutamine synthetase genes in brain of rainbow trout in response to elevated environmental ammonia Patricia A. Wright, Shelby L. Steele, Alwin Huitema, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract J Exp Biol (2007) 210: 2905-2911
The corticotropin-releasing factor system as a mediator of the appetite-suppressing effects of stress in fish Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract Gen Comp Endocrinol (2006) 146: 45-55
CRF-related peptides contribute to stress response and regulation of appetite in hypoxic rainbow trout Nicholas J. Bernier and Paul M. Craig
View abstract Am J Physiol - Regul Integr Comp Physiol (2005) 289: R982-R990
Differential increase in forebrain and caudal neurosecretory system corticotropin-releasing factor and urotensin I gene expression associated with seawater transfer in rainbow trout Paul M. Craig, Haider Al-Timimi, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract Endocrinology (2005) 146: 3851-3860
Appetite-suppressing effects of ammonia exposure in rainbow trout associated with regional and temporal activation of brain monoaminergic and CRF systems Van A. Ortega, Kenneth J. Renner, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract J Exp Biol (2005) 208:1855-1866
Expression of four glutamine synthetase genes in the early stages of development of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in relationship to nitrogen excretion Phyllis A. Essex-Fraser, Shelby L. Steele, Nicholas J. Bernier, Brent W. Murray, E. Don Stevens, Patricia A. Wright
View abstract J Biol Chem (2005) 280: 20268-20273
Neuropeptides and the control of food intake in fish Helen Volkoff, Luis Fabian Canosa, Suraj Unniappan, Jose M. Cerda-Reverter, Nicholas J. Bernier, Simon P. Kelly, Richard E. Peter
View abstract Gen Comp Endocrinol (2005) 142: 3-19
Oxygen and carbon dioxide transport during sustained exercise in diploid and triploid chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) Nicholas J. Bernier, Colin J. Brauner, John W. Heath. David J. Randall
View abstract Can J Fish Aq Sci (2004) 61:1797-1805
Limited extracellular but complete intracellular acid-base regulation during short-term environmental hypercapnia in the armoured catfish, Liposarcus pardalis Colin J. Brauner, Tao Wang, Yi Wang, Jeffrey G. Richards, Rolando J. Gonzalez, Nicholas J. Bernier, Wang Xi, Atienza Patrick, Adalberto L. Val
View abstract J Exp Biol (2004) 207: 3381-3390
Transition in organ function during the evolution of air-breathing; insights from Arapaima gigas, an obligate air-breathing teleost from the Amazon Colin J. Brauner, Victoria Matey, Jean M. Wilson, Nicholas J. Bernier, Adalberto L. Val
View abstract J Exp Biol (2004) 207: 1433-1438
Effect of Cryptobia salmositica-induced anorexia on feeding behavior and immune response in juvenile rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss Angela Chin, Fucheng C. Guo, Nicholas J. Bernier, Patrick T.K. Woo
View abstract Dis Aquat Organ (2004) 58: 17-26
Effects of cortisol on food intake, growth, and forebrain neuropeptide Y and corticotropin-releasing factor gene expression in goldfish Nicholas J. Bernier, Nicole Bedard, Richard E. Peter
View abstract Gen Comp Endocrinol (2004) 135:230-240
The hypothalamic-pituitary-interrenal axis and the control of food intake in teleost fish Nicholas J. Bernier, Richard E. Peter
View abstract Comp Biochem Physiol B - Biochem Mol Biol (2001) 129: 639-644
Appetite-suppressing effects of urotensin I and corticotropin-releasing hormone in goldfish (Carassius auratus) Nicholas J. Bernier, Richard E. Peter
View abstract Neuroendocrinol (2001) 73: 248-260
Extracellular carbonic anhydrase in the dogfish, Squalus acanthias: a role in CO2 excretion Katie M. Gilmour, Steve F. Perry, Nicholas J. Bernier, Raymond P. Henry, Chris M. Wood
View abstract Physiol Biochem Zool (2001) 74: 477-492
Brain regulation of feeding behavior and food intake in fish Xinwei Lin, Helene Volkoff, Yuwaraj Narnaware, Nicholas J. Bernier, Pierre Peyon, Richard E. Peter
View abstract Comp Biochem Physiol A - Mol Integr Physiol (2000) 126: 415-434
Differential expression of corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) and urotensin I precursor genes, and evidence of CRF gene expression regulated by cortisol in goldfish brain Nicholas J. Bernier, Xinwei Lin, Richard E. Peter
View abstract Gen Comp Endocrinol (1999) 116: 461-477
Cardiovascular control via angiotensin II and circulating catecholamines in the spiny dogfish, Squalus acanthias Nicholas J. Bernier, Katie M. Gilmour, Yoshio Takei, Steve F. Perry
View abstract J Comp Physiol B - Biochem Syst Environ Physiol (1999) 169: 237-248
The acute humoral adrenergic stress response in fish: facts and fiction Steve F. Perry, Nicholas J. Bernier
View abstract Aquaculture (1999) 177: 285-295
Mediation of humoral catecholamine secretion by the renin-angiotensin system in hypotensive rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Nicholas J. Bernier, Hiroyuki Kaiya, Yoshio Takei, Steve F. Perry
View abstract J Endocrinol (1999) 160: 351-363
Does gill boundary layer carbonic anhydrase contribute to carbon dioxide excretion: A comparison between dogfish (Squalus acanthias) and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Steve F. Perry, Katie M. Gilmour, Nicholas J. Bernier, Chris M. Wood
View abstract J Exp Biol (1999) 202: 749-756
Natriuretic peptides and the control of catecholamine release in two freshwater teleost and a marine elasmobranch fish John E. McKendry, Nicholas J. Bernier, Yoshio Takei, Douglas W. Duff, Kenneth R. Olsen, Steve F. Perry
View abstract Fish Physiol Biochem (1999) 20: 61-77
Cardiovascular effects of angiotensin-II-mediated adrenaline release in rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss Nicholas J. Bernier, Steve F. Perry
View abstract J Exp Biol (1999) 202: 55-66
Blood pressure regulation during hypotension in two teleost species: differential involvement of the renin-angiotensin and adrenergic systems Nicholas J. Bernier, John E. McKendry, Steve F. Perry
View abstract J Exp Biol (1999) 202:1677-1690
The adrenergic stress response in fish: control of catecholamine storage and release Stephen G. Reid, Nicholas J. Bernier, Steve F. Perry
View abstract Comp Biochem Physiol C - Toxicol Pharmacol (1998) 120: 1-27
Carbon dioxide anaesthesia in rainbow trout: effects of hypercapnic level and stress on induction and recovery from anaesthetic treatment Nicholas J. Bernier, David J. Randall
View abstract J Fish Biol (1998) 52: 621-637
Angiotensins stimulate catecholamine release from the chromaffin tissue of the rainbow trout Nicholas J. Bernier, Steve F. Perry
View abstract Am J Physiol - Regul Integr Comp Physiol (1997) 273: R49-R57
Control of catecholamine and serotonin release from the chromaffin tissue of the Atlantic hagfish Nicholas J. Bernier, Steve F. Perry
View abstract J Exp Biol (1996) 199: 2485-2497