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Van Lookeren-Campagne, M., Verheul H.B., Vermeulen, J.P., Balazs, R., Boer, G.J., Nicolay, K. Developmental changes in NMDA-induced cell swelling and its transition to necrosis measured with 1H magnetic resonance imaging, impedence and histology. Dev. Brain Res., 93,109-119 (1996)

Boer, G.J., Kelleman, A.A., Baker, R.E., Te Riele, P., Feenstra, M.G.P., Botterblom, M.H.A., Erdtsieck-Ernste, B.H.W., Development and isoproterenol-induced regulation of adrenoceptor binding in cultured rat neonatal explants is seen only with the beta-1, not with the beta-2 subtype. Neurochem. Int., 20, 579-586 (1995)
Boer, G.J., Feenstra, M.G.P., Botterblom, M.J.A., Korse, V., Te Riele, P., Early postnatal appearance of enhanced noradrenaline content in the brain of vasopressin-deficient Brattleboro rat; normal adrenoceptor densities and influences of vasopressin treatment, Int. J. Develop. Neurosc., 13, 63-74 (1995)
Resink, A., Villa, M., Boer, G.J., Möhler, H., Balázs, R., Agonist-induced down-regulation of NMDA receptors in cerebellar granule cells in culture. Eur. J. Neurosc., 7, 1700-1706 (1995)
Van Lookeren-Campagne, M., Vermeulen, J.P., Boer, G.J., Balázs, R., Treatment with NMDA receptor antagonists does not affect developmental changes in NMDA receptor properties in vivo, Neurochem. Int., 27, 355-366 (1995)

Boer, G.J., Quak, J., De Vries, M.C., Heinsbroek, R.P.W., Mild sustained effects of neonatal vasopressin and oxytocin treatment on brain growth and behavior of rat. Peptides, 15, 229-236 (1994)
Ramakers, G.J.A., Van Galen, H., Feenstra, M.G.P., Corner, M.A., Boer, G.J., Activity-dependent plasticity of inhibitory and excitatory amino acid transmitter systems in cultures rat cerebral cortex. Int. J. Developm. Neurosc., 12, 611-621 (1994)
Resink, A., Hack, N., Boer, G.J., Balázs, R., Growth conditions differentially modulate the vulnerability of developing cerebellar granule cells to excitatory amino acids. Brain Res. 655, 222-232 (1994)
Van Veldhuizen, M.J.A., Feenstra, M.G.P., Boer, G.J., Effects of neonatal exposure to clonidine on basal and activated central noradrenaline metabolism and in vivo overflow. Dev. Brain Res., 79, 275-282 (1994)
Van Veldhuizen, M.J.A., Feenstra, M.G.P., Botterblom, M.H.A., Boer, G.J., Increased 2-adrenoceptor mediated regulation of adult rat brain noradrenaline overflow after chronic neonatal exposure to propranolol; a microdialysis study. Brain Res. 646, 19-25 (1994)
Van Veldhuizen, M.J.A., Feenstra, M.G.P., Boer, G.J., Regional differences in the in vivo regulation of the extracellular levels of noradrenaline and its metabolites in rat brain. Brain Res. 635, 238-248 (1994)

Boer, G.J., Snijdewint, F.G.M., Licht, R., te Riele, P., Increased loss of brain DNA in the neonatal vasopressin-deficient Brattleboro rat, but not in normal rat treated with vasopressin antagonist. Neurosci. Lett. 156, 17-20 (1993)
Boer, G.J. Vasopressin and oxytocin receptors in the developing brain. In: I.S. Zagon and P.J. McLaughlin (Eds.) Receptors in the Developing Nervous System, Chapman & Hall, London (1993) pp. 225-248.
Boer, G.J., Chronic oxytocin treatment during late gestation and lactation impairs development of rat offspring. Neurotoxicol. Teratol. 15, 383-389 (1993)
Erdtsieck-Ernste, E.B.H.W., Feenstra, M.G.P., Boer, G.J., Perinatal in¬fluence of ß-adrenergic drugs on the noradrenergic system of the rat brain. Gen. Pharmac. 24, 1069-1078 (1993)
Erdtsieck-Ernste, E.B.H.W., Feenstra, M.G.P., Botterblom, M., Boer, G.J., Developmental changes in rat brain monoamine metabolism and beta-adrenoceptor subtypes after chronic prenatal exposure to propranolol. Neurochem. Int. 22, 589-598 (1993)
Erdtsieck-Ernste, E.B.H.W., Feenstra, M.G.P., Botterblom, M., Boer, G.J., Postnatal exposure to the beta-adrenoceptor agonist clenbuterol has regionally selective direct and long-term effects on rat brain beta-adrenoceptors and monoamine metabolism. Dev. Brain Res. 71, 27-35 (1993)
Griffioen, H.A., Duindam, H., Van der Woude, T.P., Rietveld, W.J., Boer, G.J., Functional development of fetal suprachiasmatic nucleus grafts in suprachiasmatic nucleus-lesioned rats. Brain Res. Bull. 31, 145-160 (1993)
Van Veldhuizen, M.J.A., Feenstra, M.G.P., Heinsbroek, R.P.W., Boer, G.J., In vivo microdialysis of cortical noradrenaline overflow: effects of several -adrenoceptor agonists and antagonists measured by cumulative concentration-response curves. Brit. J. Pharmacol. 109, 655-660 (1993)

Baker, R.E., Vermeulen, J.P., Boer, G.J., NMDA receptor levels in chronically depolarized long-term neonatal rat neocortical explants. Int. J. Dev. Neuroscience 10, 413-419 (1992)
Erdtsieck-Ernste, E.B.H.W., Feenstra, M.G.P., Botterblom, M.H.A., De Barrios, J. and Boer, G.J., Changes in adrenoceptors and monoamine metabolism in neonatal and adult rat brain after postnatal exposure to the antihypertensive labetalol. Br. J. Pharmacol. 105, 37-44 (1992)
Feenstra, M.G.P., Van Galen, H. and Boer, G.J., Early postnatal clonidine treatment results in altered regional catecholamine utilisation in adult rat brain. Psychopharmacology, 106, 19-25 (1992)
Gorter, J., Botterblom, M.H.A., Feenstra, M.G.P. and Boer, G.J., Chronic neonatal NMDA receptor blockade with MK-801 results in changes in mo¬no¬amine metabolism in the adult rat. Neurosc. Lett. 137, 97-100 (1992)
Griffioen, H.A., Van der Beek, E.M., Boer, G.J., Gelatin embedding to preserve lesion-damaged hypothalami and intracerebroventricular grafts for vibratome slicing and immunocytochemistry. J. Neurosci. Methods 43, 43-47 (1992)
Resink, A., Boer, G.J., Balázs, R., Treatment with excitatory amino acids or high K+ and NMDA receptors in cerebellar granule cells. NeuroReport 3, 757-760 (1992)

Boer, G.J. and Fujii, T., Outline of functional neuroteratology. In: Fujii, T. and Boer, G.J. (Eds.) Functional Neuroteratology of Short-term Exposure to Drugs - Correlation between Structural or Biochemical Alterations and Functional Endpoints. Teikyo University Press (1991) pp. 1-4.
Boer, G.J., Neuropeptides: a new class of transmitters, a new class of functional teratogens. In: Fujii, T. and Boer, G.J. (Eds.) Functional Neuroteratology of Short-term Exposure to Drugs - Correlation between Structural or Biochemical Alterations and Functional Endpoints. Teikyo University Press (1991) pp. 73-85.
Erdtsieck-Ernste, B.H.W., Feenstra, M.G.P., Boer, G.J. and Van Galen, H., Chronic propranolol treatment in developing rats: acute and lasting effects on monoamines and beta-adrenergic receptors in the rat brain. Brain Res. Bull. 26, 731-737 (1991)
Erdtsieck-Ernste, B.H.W., Feenstra, M.G.P. and Boer, G.J., Pre- and post¬natal developmental changes of adrenoceptor subtypes in rat brain. J. Neurochem., 57, 897-903 (1991)
Ramakers, G.J.A., De Graan, P.N.E., Oestreicher, A.B., Boer, G.J., Corner, M.A. and Gispen, W.H., Developmental changes in B50 (GAP43) in primary cultures of cerebral cortex: content and phosphorylation of B50. Int. J. Dev. Neurosci. 9, 231-241 (1991)
Ramakers, G.J.A. and Boer, G.J., Chronic suppression of bioelectric activity and cell survival in primary cultures of rat cerebral cortex: biochemical observations. Eur. J. Neurosc. 3, 154-161 (1991)

Boer, G.J. and Griffioen, H.A., Developmental and functional aspects of grafting of the suprachiasmatic nucleus in the Brattleboro rat and the arhythmic rat. Eur. J. Morphology 28, 330-345 (1990)
Boer, G.J., Feenstra, M.G.P., Erdtsieck-Ernste, E., Gorter, J.A. and Mirmiran, M.A., Lasting effects of early noradrenergic receptor occupation on brain noradrenaline turnover and on beta-receptors. Dev. Pharmacol. Ther. 15, 224-233 (1990)
Boer, G.J., Brain development and the influence of chemicals and environment. Syllabus on "Plasticity of the nervous system" Neuroscience Amsterdam (1990)
Feenstra, M.G.P., Snijdewint, F.G.M., Van Galen, H. and Boer, G.J., Widespread alterations in central noradrenaline, dopamine and serotonin systems in the Brattleboro rat not related to the local absence of vasopressin. Neurochem. Res. 15, 283-288 (1990)
Gonzalez, B.J., Leroux, P., Boer, G.J. and Vaudry, H., Expression of somatostatin receptors is impaired in the cerebellum of developing Brattleboro rats. Brain Res, 532, 115-119 (1990).
Mullaart, E., Boerrigter, M.E.T.I., Boer, G.J. and Vijg, J., Spontaneous DNA breaks in the rat brain during development and aging. Mutation Research 237, 9-15 (1990)
Van Tol, H.H.M., Snijdewint, F.G.M., Boer, G.J. and Burbach, P.H., Hypothalamic oxytocin mRNA during development of the Brattleboro rat. Neurosci. Res. Comm. 7, 25-33 (1990)
Van Veldhuizen, M.J.A., Feenstra, M.G.P., Boer, G.J. and Westerink, B.H.C., Microdialysis studies on cortical noradrenaline release: basic characteristics, significance of extracellular calcium and massive post-mortem increase. Neurosci. Lett. 119, 233-236 (1990)

Snijdewint, F.G.M., Van Leeuwen, F.W. and Boer, G.J., Ontogeny of vasopressin and oxytocin binding sites in the brain of Wistar and Brattleboro rats as demonstrated by lightmicroscopical autoradiography. J. Chem. Neuroanatomy 2, 3-17 (1989)

Boer, G.J., Snijdewint, F.G.M. and Swaab, D.F., Neuropeptides and functional neuroteratology. Progr. Brain Res. 73, 245-264 (1988)
Boer, G.J., Van Heerikhuize, J.J. and Van der Woude, T.P., Elevated serum oxytocin of the vasopressin deficient Brattleboro rat is present throughout life and is not sensitive to treatment with vasopressin. Acta Endocrinol. 117, 442-450 (1988)
Snijdewint, F.G.M., Boer, G.J. and Swaab, D.F., Prenatal development of the Brattleboro rat is influenced by genotype and lysine vasopressin treatment of the mother. Biol. Neonate 53, 295-304 (1988)
Snijdewint, F.G.M. and Boer, G.J., Neonatal treatment with vasopressin antagonist dP[Tyr(Me)2]AVP, but not with vasopressin antagonist d(CH2)5[Tyr(Me)2]AVP, inhibits body and brain development and induces polyuria in the rat. Neurotoxicol. Teratol. 10, 321-325 (1988)
Swaab, D.F., Boer, G.J. and Feenstra, M.G.P., Concept of functional neuroteratology and the importance of neurochemistry. Progr. Brain Res. 73, 245-264 (1988)

Boer, G.J., Development of vasopressin systems and their functions. In: 'Vasopressin; principles and properties', D.M. Gash and G.J. Boer (Eds.), Plenum Press, N.Y. (1987) 117-174  

Snijdewint, F.G.M. and Boer, G.J., Vasopressin and vasopressin antagonists applied to neonatal Wistar rat: effects on body and brain development and water metabolism. Neurobehav. Toxicol. Teratol. 8, 213-217 (1986)
Van Tol, H.H.M., Snijdewint, F.G.M., Boer, G.J. and Burbach, J.P.H., Postnatal development of vasopressin mRNA content in supraoptic and paraventricular nucleus of the Wistar rat. Neurosci. Lett. 65, 1-6 (1986)
Van Tol, H.H.M., Voorhuis, T.A.M., Snijdewint, F.G.M., Boer, G.J. and Burbach, J.P.H., Vasopressin gene expression is alternated in the fetal Brattleboro rat. FEBS letters 204, 101-105 (1986)

Boer, G.J., Vasopressin and brain development; studies using the Brattleboro rat. Peptides 6, Suppl. 1, 49-62 (1985)
Boer, G.J. and Swaab, D.F., Neuropeptide effects on brain development to be expected from behavioral teratology. Peptides 6, Suppl. 2, 21-28 (1985)
Boer, G.J., Hall, K. and Sara, V.R., Transient enhancement of serum somatostatin levels prior to weaning of growth impaired vasopressin deficient Brattleboro rats. J. Developm. Physiol. 7, 321-327 (1985)
Boer, G.J., Gash, D.M., Dick, L. and Schluter, N., Vasopressin neuron survival in neonatal Brattleboro rats; critical factors in graft development and innervation of the host brain. Neuroscience 15, 1087-1109 (1985)
Oosterbaan, H.P., Swaab, D.F. and Boer, G.J., Oxytocin and vasopressin in the rat do not readily pass from the mother to the amniotic fluid in late pregnancy. J. Develop. Phys. 7, 55-62 (1985)
Oosterbaan, H.P., Swaab, D.F., and Boer, G.J., The origin of amniotic oxytocin and vasopressin and their relationship to intra uterine growth retardation. Proceedings of Int. Symposium `Physiological Development of Fetus and Newborn', C.J. Jones and P.W. Nathanielz (Eds.), Academic Press, London (1985) 89-92 
Oosterbaan, H.P., Swaab, D.F. and Boer, G.J., Increased amniotic vasopressin levels in experimentally growth retarded rat foetuses. J. Devel. Physiol. 7, 89-97 (1985)
Snijdewint, F.G.M., Boer, G.J. and Swaab, D.F., Body and brain growth following continuous perinatal administration of arginine and lysine vasopressin to the homozygous Brattleboro rat. Developm. Brain Res. 22, 269-277 (1985)

Boer, G.J., Dozy, H.M. and Uylings, H.B.M., Cerebellar DNA and tissue water changes in the brain of diabetes insipidus Brattleboro rats are already present at birth. Int. J. Devel. Neurosci. 2, 301-304 (1984)
Boer, G.J., Kragten, J. and Swaab, D.F., Vasopressin fails to restore postnatally the stunted brain development in the Brattleboro rat, but affects water metabolism permanently. Neurobehav. Toxicol. & Teratol. 6, 103-109 (1984)
Kruisbrink, J. and Boer, G.J., Controlled long term release of small peptide hormones using the new microporous polypropylene polymer. Its application for vasopressin in the Brattleboro rat and its potential perinatal use. J. Pharm. Sci. 73, 1713-1718 (1984)

Boer, G.J. and Swaab, D.F., Long term effects on brain and behaviour of early treatments with neuropeptides. In: Application of Behavioral Pharmacology in Toxicology, G. Zbinden, V. Cuomo, G. Racagni and B. Weiss (eds.), Raven Press, New York (1983) 251-263
Boer, G.J. and Patel, A.J., Disorders of cell acquisition in the brain of Brattleboro rats deficient for vasopression. Neurochem. Internat. 5, 463-469 (1983)
Boer, G.J. and Rieutort, M., Serum levels of growth hormone during the stunted postnatal development of th evasopressin deficient Brattleboro rat. J. Endocrinol. 98, 351-356 (1983)
Gash, D.M., Boer, G.J., Notter, M.F.D. and Sladek Jr., J.R., Development and function of transplanted vasopressin neurons. Psychopharm. Bull. 19, 308-310 (1983)
Mirmiran, M., Scholtens, J., Van der Poll, N.E., Uylings, H.B.M., Van der Gugten, J. and Boer, G.J., Effects of experimental suppression of active (REM) sleep during early development upon adult brain and behaviour in the rat. Devel. Brain Res. 7, 277-286 (1983)
Swaab, D.F. and Boer, G.J., Neuropeptides and brain development. Current perils and future potentialities. J. Dev. Physiol. 5, 67-75 (1983)

Boer, G.J., Van Rheenen Verberg, C.M.F. and Uylings, H.B.M., Impaired brain development of the diabetes insipidus Brattleboro rat. Dev. Brain Res. 3, 557-575 (1982)
Boer, G.J., Boer, K. and Swaab, D.F., On the reproductive and developmental differences within the Brattleboro strain. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 394, 37-47 (1982)
Boer, G.J., Uylings, H.B.M., Patel, A.J., Boer, K. and Kragten, R., The regional impairment of brain development in the Brattleboro diabetes insipidus rat; some vasopressin supplementation studies. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 394, 703-719 (1982)
Swaab, D.F., Boer, G.J., Boer, K., Oosterbaan, H.P. and Oosting, P.R., Neurohypophysial and intermediate lobe peptides in intrauterine growth and labour. In: Neuroendocrinology of Vasopressin, Corticoliberin and opiomelanocortins, A.J. Baertschi and J.J. Dreifuss (eds.), Academic Press, London (1982) 343-352

Boer, K., Boer, G.J. and Swaab, D.F., Reproduction in Brattleboro rats with diabetes insipidus. J. Reprod. Fertil. 61, 273-280 (1981)

Boer, G.J., Swaab, D.F., Uylings, H.B.M., Boer, K., Buijs, R.M. and Velis, D.N., Neuropeptides in rat brain development. In: Adaptive Capabilities of the Nervous System, P.S. McConnell, G.J. Boer, H.J. Romijn, N.E. Van de Poll and M.A. Corner (eds.), Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 53, Elsevier, Amsterdam (1980) 207-227
Boer, G.J., Buijs, R.M., Swaab, D.F. and De Vries, G.J., Vasopressin and the developing rat brain. Peptides 1 (Suppl. 1), 203-209 (1980)
Corner, M.A., Mirmiran, M., Bour, H.L.M.G., Boer, G.J., Van de Poll, N.E., Van Oyen, H.G. and Uylings, H.B.M., Does rapid eye movement sleep play a role in brain development? In: Adaptive Capabilities of the Nervous System, P.S. McConnell et al. (eds.), Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 53, Elsevier, Amsterdam (1980) 347-356
Mirmiran, M., Van de Poll, N. Van Oyen, H., Boer, G. and Corner, M., Lasting sequence of chronic treatment with chlorimipramine during early postnatal development in the rat. IRCS J. Med. Sci. 8, 200-202 (1980)

Boer, G.J., Uylings, H.B.M., Van Rheenen Verberg, C.M.F. and Fisser, B, Postnatal brain development in rats with hereditary diabetes insipidus (Brattleboro strain). In: Hormones and Brain Development, G. Dörner and M. Kawasaki (eds.), Elsevier/North Holland Biomedical Press, Amsterdam (1978) 253-258
Swaab, D.F., Boer, G.J., Boer, K., Dogterom, J., Van Leeuwen, F.W. and Visser, M., Fetal neuroendocrine mechanisms in development and parturition. In: Maturation of the Nervous System, M.A. Corner, R.E. Baker, N.E. Van de Poll, D.F. Swaab and H.B.M. Uylings (eds.), Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 48, Elsevier, Amsterdam (1978) 277-289
Swaab, D.F., Boer, G.J. and Visser, M., The fetal brain and intrauterine growth. Postgrad. Med. J. 54 (Suppl. 1), 63-69 (1978)

Boer, K., Boer, G.J. and Swaab, D.F., Does the hypothalamoneurohypophyseal system play a role in gestation length or the course of parturition? In: Integrative Hypothalamic Activity, D.F. Swaab and J.P. Schadé (eds.), Progress in Brain Research, Vol. 41, Elsevier, Amsterdam (1974)  307-319