Dr Katherine Herborn

Dr Katherine Herborn

Lecturer in Biological Sciences

School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Key publications are highlighted

James C, Asher L, Herborn K & Wiseman J 2018 'The effect of supplementary ultraviolet wavelengths on broiler chicken welfare indicators' Applied Animal Behaviour Science 209, 55-64 , DOI PEARL
Herborn KA, Jerem P, Nager RG, McKeegan DEF & McCafferty DJ 2018 'Surface temperature elevated by chronic and intermittent stress' Physiology and Behavior 191, 47-55 , DOI PEARL
Jerem P, Jenni-Eiermann S, Herborn K, McKeegan D, McCafferty DJ & Nager RG 2018 'Eye region surface temperature reflects both energy reserves and circulating glucocorticoids in a wild bird' Scientific Reports 8, (1) , DOI PEARL
Henderson LJ, Evans NP, Heidinger BJ, Herborn KA & Arnold KE 2017 'Do glucocorticoids predict fitness? Linking environmental conditions, corticosterone and reproductive success in the blue tit, Cyanistes caeruleus' Royal Society Open Science 4, (10) 170875-170875 , DOI PEARL
Larcombe SD, Herborn KA, Alexander L & Arnold KE 2017 'Dietary antioxidants in life-history trade-offs: differential effects of a-tocopherol supplementation on blue tit Cyanistes caeruleus mothers and offspring during reproduction' Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 122, (2) 313-328 , DOI
Heidinger BJ, Herborn KA, Granroth-Wilding HMV, Boner W, Burthe S, Newell M, Wanless S, Daunt F & Monaghan P 2016 'Parental age influences offspring telomere loss' Functional Ecology 30, (9) 1531-1538 , DOI
Arnold KE, Herborn KA, Henderson LJ, Adam A, Alexander L & Evans N 2016 'Individual variation in corticosterone and personality traits in the blue tit Cyanistes caeruleus' Behaviour 153, (13-14) 1611-1637 , DOI
Herborn KA, Graves JL, Jerem P, Evans NP, Nager R, McCafferty DJ & McKeegan DEF 2015 'Skin temperature reveals the intensity of acute stress' Physiology & Behavior 152, 225-230 , DOI
Jerem P, Herborn K, McCafferty D, McKeegan D & Nager R 2015 'Thermal Imaging to Study Stress Non-invasively in Unrestrained Birds' Journal of Visualized Experiments (105) , DOI PEARL
Herborn KA, Daunt F, Heidinger BJ, Granroth-Wilding HMV, Burthe SJ, Newell MA & Monaghan P 2015 'Age, oxidative stress exposure and fitness in a long-lived seabird' Functional Ecology 30, (6) 913-921 , DOI
Granroth-Wilding HMV, Burthe SJ, Lewis S, Herborn KA, Takahashi EA, Daunt F & Cunningham EJA 2015 'Indirect effects of parasitism: costs of infection to other individuals can be greater than direct costs borne by the host' Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 282, (1811) 20150602-20150602 , DOI
Arnold KE, Herborn KA, Adam A & Alexander L 2014 'Individual variation in the oxidative costs of personality traits' Functional Ecology 29, (4) 522-530 , DOI
Bean TG, Boxall ABA, Lane J, Herborn KA, Pietravalle S & Arnold KE 2014 'Behavioural and physiological responses of birds to environmentally relevant concentrations of an antidepressant' Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 369, (1656) 20130575-20130575 , DOI
Granroth-Wilding HMV, Burthe SJ, Lewis S, Reed TE, Herborn KA, Newell MA, Takahashi EA, Daunt F & Cunningham EJA 2014 'Parasitism in early life: environmental conditions shape within-brood variation in responses to infection' Ecology and Evolution 4, (17) 3408-3419 , DOI PEARL
Herborn KA, Heidinger BJ, Boner W, Noguera JC, Adam A, Daunt F & Monaghan P 2014 'Stress exposure in early post-natal life reduces telomere length: an experimental demonstration in a long-lived seabird' Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 281, (1782) 20133151-20133151 , DOI PEARL
Coakley CM, Staszewski V, Herborn KA & Cunningham EJA 2014 'Factors affecting the levels of protection transferred from mother to offspring following immune challenge' Frontiers in Zoology 11, (1) 46-46 , DOI PEARL
Herborn KA, Heidinger BJ, Alexander L & Arnold KE 2014 'Personality predicts behavioral flexibility in a fluctuating, natural environment' Behavioral Ecology 25, (6) 1374-1379 , DOI
Herborn KA, Coffey J, Larcombe SD, Alexander L & Arnold KE 2011 'Oxidative profile varies with personality in European greenfinches' Journal of Experimental Biology 214, (10) 1732-1739 , DOI
Herborn K, Alexander L & Arnold KE 2010 'Colour cues or spatial cues? Context-dependent preferences in the European greenfinch (Carduelis chloris)' Animal Cognition 14, (2) 269-277 , DOI
Herborn KA, Macleod R, Miles WTS, Schofield ANB, Alexander L & Arnold KE 2010 'Personality in captivity reflects personality in the wild' Animal Behaviour 79, (4) 835-843 , DOI
Conference Papers
Heidinger BJ, Herborn KA, Boner W, Noguera JC, Adam A, Daunt F & Monaghan P 2014 'Long-term costs of early stress exposure: are telomeres an important link?' E87-E87