Peter Hepper

Professor

  • Room 02.512 - David Keir Building

    United Kingdom

1983 …2018

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Research Output

Article

Abnormal fetal behavior in 1st trimester spontaneous-abortion

Shahidullah, S. & Hepper, P., 1992, In : European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Biology. 45, p. 181-184 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptive fetal learning - prenatal exposure to garlic affects postnatal preferences

Hepper, P., 1988, In : Animal Behaviour. 36, p. 935-936 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

140 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol and the behaviour of the human fetus

Hepper, P., 2010, In : Alcoholis. 30, p. 4-6 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohol delays the emergence of the fetal elicited startle response, but only transiently

Hepper, P., Dornan, J. C., Lynch, C. & Maguire, J. F., 20 Aug 2012, In : Physiology & Behavior. 107, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

An examination of fetal learning before and after birth

Hepper, P., 1991, In : Irish Journal of Psychology. 12, p. 95-107 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

95 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the effect of olfactory stimulation on the behaviour and welfare of zoo-housed gorillas

Wells, D., Hepper, P., Coleman, D. & Challis, M. G., Aug 2007, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 106, 1-3, p. 155-160 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)
36 Citations (Scopus)

A RCT of peer-mentoring for first-time mothers in socially disadvantaged areas (the moments study)

Cupples, M., Stewart, M., Percy, A., Hepper, P., Murphy, C. & Halliday, H., Mar 2011, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 96, 3, p. 252-258 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

A response to Segal - A methodological comment in response to Hepper (1988)

Hepper, P., 1992, In : Perception. 21, p. 277-278 2 p.

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A simple method for testing odor detection and discrimination in chicks

Porter, R. H., Hepper, P., Bouchot, C. & Picard, M., Sep 1999, In : Physiology & Behavior. 67, 3, p. 459-462 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Association Between Lateral Bias and Personality Traits in the Domestic Dog (Canis familiaris)

Barnard, S., Wells, D. L., Hepper, P. G. & Milligan, A. D. S., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 131, 3, p. 246-256 11 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
289 Downloads (Pure)

Behavior during the prenatal period: Adaptive for development and survival

Hepper, P., Mar 2015, In : Child Development Perspectives. 9, 1, p. 38-43

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Catecholamines and aggression in animals

Bell, R. & Hepper, P., 1987, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 23, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

Chemosensory learning in the chicken embryo

Sneddon, H., Hadden, R. & Hepper, P., May 1998, In : Physiology & Behaviour. 64, 2, p. 133-139 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Citations (Scopus)

Cognitive bias and paw preference in the domestic dog, Canis familiaris

Wells, D., Hepper, P., Milligan, A. D. S. & Barnard, S., 18 May 2017, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 131, 4, p. 317-325 9 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
3261 Downloads (Pure)

Comparing lateral bias in dogs and humans using the KongTM ball test

Wells, D. L., Hepper, P. G., Milligan, A. D. S. & Barnard, S., Mar 2016, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 176, p. 70-76 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Developmental aspects of kin recognition

Hepper, P. & Cleland, J., 1998, In : Genetica. 104, 3, p. 199-205 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Development of fetal hearing

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1994, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition. 71, p. F81-F87 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Development of lateralized behaviour in the human fetus from 12 to 27 weeks' gestation

McCartney, G. & Hepper, P., 1999, In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 41, p. 83-86 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

75 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnosing handicap using the behaviour of the fetus

Hepper, P., 1990, In : Midwifery. 6, p. 193-200 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Directional tracking in the domestic dog, Canis familiaris

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 22 Dec 2003, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 84, 4, p. 297-305 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of replicating primary-reflex movements on specific reading difficulties in children: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial

McPhillips, M., Hepper, P. & Mulhern, G., 12 Feb 2000, In : Lancet. 355, 9203, p. 537-541 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Citations (Scopus)

Embryonic olfactory learning in frogs

Hepper, P. & Waldman, B., 1992, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology B Comparative and Physiological Psychology. 44B, p. 179-197 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

73 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal behavior: Why so sceptical?

Hepper, P., 1996, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 8, p. 145-148 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal brain function in response to maternal alcohol consumption: Early evidence of damage

Hepper, P., Dornan, J. R. C. & Lynch, C., Dec 2012, In : Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 36, 12, p. 2168-2175

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal eye-movements

Horimoto, N., Hepper, P., Shahidullah, S. & Koyanagi, T., 1993, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 3, p. 362-369 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal habituation

Hepper, P. & Leader, L. R., 1996, In : Fetal and Maternal Medicine Review. 8, p. 109-123 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal habituation: Another Pandora's box?

Hepper, P., 1997, In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 39, p. 274-278 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal habituation in assisted conception

Joy, J., McClure, N., Hepper, P. & Cooke, I., Jun 2012, In : Early human development. 88, 6, p. 431-436 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal habituation performance: gestational age and sex effects

McCorry, N. & Hepper, P., Jun 2007, In : British Journal of Developmental Psychology. 25, 2, p. 277-292 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal learning - implications for psychiatry

Hepper, P., 1989, In : The British Journal of Psychiatry. 155, p. 289-293 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal memory: Does it exist? what does it do?

Hepper, P., Oct 1996, In : Acta Paediatrica. 85, s416, p. 16-20 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal response to maternal shock

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1990, In : Lancet. 336, p. 1067-1068 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal soap addiction

Hepper, P., 1988, In : Lancet. 1, p. 1347-1348 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal umbilical artery Doppler pulsatility index and childhood neurocognitive outcome at 12 years

Mone, F., McConnell, B., Thompson, A., Segurado, R., Hepper, P., Stewart, M. C., Dornan, J. C., Ong, S., McAuliffe, F. M. & Shields, M. D., 15 Jun 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, 6

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3 Citations (Scopus)
599 Downloads (Pure)

Frequency discrimination by the fetus

Shahidullah, S. & Hepper, P., 1994, In : Early human development. 36, p. 13-26 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

79 Citations (Scopus)

Habituation in fetuses of diabetic mothers

Doherty, N. N. & Hepper, P., Aug 2000, In : Early human development. 59, 2, p. 85-93 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Habituation in normal and Downs-syndrome fetuses

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1992, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology B Comparative and Physiological Psychology. 44B, p. 305-317 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Citations (Scopus)

Handedness in the human fetus

Hepper, P., Shahidullah, S. & White, R. G., 1991, In : Neuropsychologia. 29, p. 1107-1111 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

192 Citations (Scopus)

Hearing in the fetus: prenatal detection of deafness

Hepper, P., 1993, In : International Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Studies. 4, p. 235-240 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heart-rate response of the rat fetus and neonate to a chemosensory stimulus

Smotherman, W. P., Robinson, S., Ronca, A. E., Alberts, J. R. & Hepper, P., 1991, In : Physiology & Behavior. 50, p. 47-52 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

How many footsteps do dogs need to determine the direction of an odour trail?

Hepper, P. & Wells, D., May 2005, In : Chemical Senses. 30(4), 4, p. 291-298 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Human fetal behavior and maternal cocaine use - a longitudinal-study

Hepper, P., 1995, In : Neurotoxicology. 16, p. 139-143 5 p.

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Human fetal "olfactory" learning

Hepper, P., 1995, In : International Journal of Prenatal and Perinatal Studies. 7, p. 147-151 5 p.

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Individually identifiable body odors are produced by the gorilla and discriminated by humans

Hepper, P. & Wells, D., 26 Feb 2010, In : Chemical Senses. 35, 4, p. 263-268 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

In utero release from a single transient hypoxic episode - a positive reinforcer

Hepper, P., 1993, In : Physiology & Behavior. 53, p. 309-311 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Kin recognition - functions and mechanisms. A review

Hepper, P., 1986, In : Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society. 61, p. 63-93 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

149 Citations (Scopus)

Lack of association between paw preference and behaviour problems in the domestic dog, Canis familiaris

Wells, D. L., Hepper, P. G., Milligan, A. D. S. & Barnard, S., 12 Oct 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
105 Downloads (Pure)

Lateral bias and temperament in the domestic cat (Felis silvestris)

McDowell, L., Wells, D., Hepper, P. & Dempster, M., 2016, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 130, 4, p. 313-320 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Lateralised behaviour in first trimester human foetuses

Hepper, P., McCartney, G. & Shannon, E. A., 01 Jun 1998, In : Neuropsychologia. 36, 6, p. 531-534 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

135 Citations (Scopus)