Category: Latest research

Salivary Cortisol, the link between Childhood Trauma, Stress and Suicide Risk

This week we pick up an article published in The Conversation (https://theconversation.com/uk) Titled “How we discovered the link between childhood trauma, a faulty stress response and suicide risk in later life” The article expands upon research carried out by Daryl O’Connor, Professor of Psychology, University of Leeds, original paper published here: Effects of childhood trauma on…

Salivary diagnostic markers in males and females during rest and exercise

Published recently  in The International Society of Sports Nutrition, research from our friends in New Zealand regarding  Salivary diagnostic markers in males and females during rest and exercise. Rutherfurd-Markwick K1,2, Starck C2,3, Dulson DK4, Ali A2,5. Author information School of Health Sciences, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. Centre for Metabolic Health Research, Massey University, Palmerston…

Measurement of Salivary Cortisol and Secretory Immunoglobulin A in Field Studies of Athletes

Here we highlight research from Australia regarding Factors Affecting Measurement of Salivary Cortisol and Secretory Immunoglobulin A in Field Studies of Athletes Pritchard BT1, Stanton W1, Lord R2, Petocz P3, Pepping GJ4. Author information 1. School of Physiotherapy, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia. 2.  School of Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia. 3. Department of Statistics, Macquarie University,…

Researching Sleep

Researching Sleep? …..The Salimetrics Salivary Melatonin Assay delivers the most time efficient, most precise and easiest to use protocol aiding studies that examine topics such as Chronobiology, Sleep Regulation, Insomnia, Sleep Wake Cycle Our Salivary Melatonin Immunoassay promises precise and accurate results in less time by utilizing an exclusive antibody engineered by Salimetrics. The Salimetrics…

Salivary Testosterone and Cortisol Sport

Interesting Publication from the International Journal of Sports Medicine: Salivary Testosterone and Cortisol measurement in Sports Medicine: a narrative review and user’s guide for researchers and practitioners Abstract Since the initial reporting of salivary hormone measurements in marathon runners in the early 1980s, the practice of utilizing salivary testosterone (T) and cortisol (C) to reflect…

In This Drop- Salivary Bioscience as a building block for the RDoC matrix

For more than two decades, Salivary Bioscience has been unlocking effective interdisciplinary opportunities to engage investigators studying mental health. Salivary Cortisol  has been at the leading edge of this effort and now joins many other salivary analytes and genetic markers as key components in RDoC. The NIMH, Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) initiative is a research…

Consider a new direction for your research

Consider a new direction for your research, Salivary Cortisol, minimally invasive, most accurate, most reliable, repeatable results and very cost effective Salimetrics Salivary Cortisol Assay has featured in over 25,000 Research Publications Worldwide, So if you are researching in any of the following disciplines then you may wish to consider utilising the best commercially available…