Maternal behavior and maternal stress are associated with infant behavioral development in macaques.

@article{Bardi2006MaternalBA,
  title={Maternal behavior and maternal stress are associated with infant behavioral development in macaques.},
  author={Massimo Bardi and Michael Huffman},
  journal={Developmental psychobiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={48 1},
  pages={1-9}
}
The simultaneous effects of naturally occurring individual differences in maternal care and maternal peripartum stress on infant development have been sparsely reported in nonhuman primates. In this work, we used a comparative approach to assess how changes in peripartum maternal excreted cortisol levels and the quality of mother-infant interactions correlate with infant behavioral development in group-living rhesus and Japanese macaques. We tested the hypothesis that peripartum maternal stress… CONTINUE READING

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