- Senior Research Associate
- SEH 6950
- [email protected]
Cheryl Stimpson studies primate behavioral, physiological, and brain development; primate cognition and comparative brain evolution; and animal behavior in general, and works in GW's Laboratory for Evolutionary Neuroscience.
M.S. 2005, Kent State University
B.S. 2001, University of Michigan
Selected Journal Articles and Book Chapters
2017 Sherwood, C.C., C.D. Stimpson, W.D. Hopkins. "Social cognition and brain organization in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and bonobos (Pan paniscus) In Bonobos: Unique in Mind, Brain, and Evolution," B. Hare and S. Yamamoto, eds. Oxford University Press. Pp 199-213.
2016 Stimpson, C.D., N. Barger, J.P. Taglialatela, A. Gordon-Fitzpatrick, P.R. Hof, W.D. Hopkins, C.C. Sherwood. 2016. Differential serotonergic innervation of the amygdala in bonobos and chimpanzees. Social Cognitive Affective Neuroscience, 11(3): 413-422
2015 Philips, K.A., C.D. Stimpson, J.B. Smaers, M.A. Raghanti, B. Jcaobs, A. Popratiloff, P.R. Hof, C.C. Sherwood. "The corpus callosum in primates: processing speed of axons and the evolution of hemispheric asymmetry," Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 282 (1819): 20152620
2013 Bianchi, S.*, C.D. Stimpson*, T. Duka, M. Larsen, W.G.M. Janssen, Z. Collins, A.L. Bauernfeind, S.J. Schapiro, W.B. Baze, M.J. McArthur, W.D. Hopkins, D.E. Wildman, L. Lipovich, C.W. Kuzawa, B. Jacobs, P.R. Hof, C.C. Sherwood. . "Synaptogenesis and development of pyramidal neuron dendritic morphology in the chimpanzee neocortex resembles humans." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111 (S2): 10395-10401
2013 Bianchi, S.*, C.D. Stimpson*, A.L. Bauernfeind, S.J. Shapiro, W.B. Baze, M.J. McArthur, E. Bronson, W.D. Hopkins, K. Semendeferi, B. Jacobs, P.R. Hof, C.C. Sherwood. "Dendritic morphology of pyramidal neurons in chimpanzee neocortex: regional specializations and comparisons to humans." Cerebral Cortex, 23 (10): 2429-2436
2011 Stimpson, C.D., N.A. Tetreault, J.M. Allman, B. Jacobs, C. Butti, P.R. Hof, C.C. Sherwood. "Biochemical specificity of von Economo neurons in hominoids." American Journal of Human Biology, 23(1): 22-28
2011 Stimpson, C.D., N.A. Tetreault, J.M. Allman, B. Jacobs, C. Butti, P.R. Hof, and C.C. Sherwood. "Biochemical specificity of von Economo neurons in hominoids," American Journal of Human Biology 23(1): 22-28.
2010 Schenker, N.M., W.D. Hopkins, M.A. Spocter, A.R. Garrison, C.D. Stimpson, J.M. Erwin, P.R. Hof, and C.C. Sherwood. "Broca’s area homologue in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes): probabilistic mapping, asymmetry, and comparison to humans," Cerebral Cortex, 20(3): 730-742.
2008 Sherwood, C.C., C.D. Stimpson, C. Butti, C.J. Bonar, A.L. Newton, J.M. Allman, and P.R. Hof. "Neocortical neuron types in Xenarthra and Afrotheria: implications for brain evolution in mammals," Brain Structure and Function 213(3): 301-328.
Last updated January 9, 2020