Charles A. Hodson, PhD

Charles Hodson


Faculty Rank: Professor, Director of Reproductive Physiology

Interests/Skills: Diabetes, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Neuroendocrine Regulation of Insulin Secretion, Reproductive Tract Cancer Development

Year Started at ECU: 1978


College: Iowa State University, Ames, IA (BS 1969, MS 1972, PhD 1975), Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI (1975-1979)


Burden H, Zary J, Lawrence I, Jonnalagadda P, Davis M, Hodson C. Effects of space flight on ovarian-hypophyseal function in postpartum rats. J Reprod Fertil. 109:193-197. 1997.

Hodson C, Davis M, Burden H. Effect of nicotine treatment on anterior pituitary hormones in male rats.  Med Sci Res. 25:521-522. 1997.

Hodson C, Davis M, Burden H. Effect of prior nicotine treatment on drug induced changes in serum LH concentrations in rats.  Life Sci. 60:2303-2308. 1997.

Hadi H, Hodson C, Strickland D. Premature rupture of the membranes between 20 and 25 weeks’ gestation: Role of amniotic fluid volume in perinatal outcome.  Amer. J. Obstet Gynecol. 170:1139-1144. 1994.

Hodson C, Davenport A, Price G, et al. Naltrexone treatment attenuates the inhibitory effect of nicotine treatment on serum LH in rats.  Life Sci. 53:839-846. 1993.

Burden H, Price G, Davenport A, Hodson C. Dorsal rhizotomy does not alter rat estrous cycles or ovarian compensatory responses.  Anat Embryol. 189:461-464. 1993.

Burden H, Price G, Davenport A, Hodson C. Effect of ovarian denervation on rat ovarian mast cell degranulation.  Med Sci Res 21:287-288. 1993.


Hodson C. Prolactin. Handbook of Endocrinology. 2nd ed. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida. 1996, pp. 203-28.

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