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the B-Lab

Publications

2024

Allain, J., Tissier, M.L., Bergeron P., Garant,  D. and Réale, D. 2024. Age at first reproduction and senescence in a short-lived wild mammal, the Eastern chipmunk. Oikos e09944.

Vandal, K., Garant, D., Bergeron, P. and Réale, D. 2024. Exploration and the social environment affect inbreeding avoidance in a small mammal. Behavioral Ecology. 35:1-11.

2023

Laporte, S., Garant, D. and Bergeron, P. 2023. Effects of the herbicide metolachlor and pond drying on growth and development of wood frog tadpoles (Lithobates sylvaticus). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 42:1772-1781.

Gaudreau-Rousseau, C., Bergeron, P., Réale, D. and Garant, D. 2023. Environmental and individual determinants of burrow-site microhabitat selection, occupancy, and fidelity in eastern chipmunks living in a pulsed-resource ecosystem. PeerJ 11:e15110.

2022

Bouffard, J., Careau, V., Robinson, S. A., and Bergeron, P. 2022. Effects of a neonicotinoid insecticide and population density on behavior and development of wood frogs (Rana sylvatica). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 41: 2968-2980.

 

Nathoo, R., Garant, D., Réale. D., and Bergeron, P. 2022. The feast and the famine: Spring body mass variations and life-history traits in a pulse resource ecosystem. The American Naturalist 200: 598-606.

Tissier, M., Bergeron, P., Garant D., Zahn S., Criscuolo F., and Réale D. 2022. Telomere length positively correlates with pace-of-life in a sex-and cohort-specific way and elongates with age in a wild mammal. Molecular Ecology 31: 3812-3826. Online

2020

​Paquette, C., Savage, J., Reale, D., Garant, D. and Bergeron, P. 2020. Individual and environmental determinants of Cuterebra bot fly parasitism in the eastern chipmunk (Tamia striatus). Oecologia 193: 359-370.

 

Constant, T., Giroud, S., Viblanc, V., Tissier, M., Bergeron, P., Dobson, S. and Habold, C. 2020. Integrating mortality risks and the adaptivness of hibernation. Frontiers physiology 11:706

Gharnit, E., Bergeron, P., Garant, D. and Réale, D. 2020. Exploration profiles drive activity patterns and temporal niche specialization in a wild rodent. Behavioral ecology 31: 772-783.

Leung, C., Angers, B. and Bergeron, P. 2020. Epigenetics anticipation for food and reproduction. Environmental Epigenetics. 6:1-8.

Tissier, M., Réale, D., Garant, D. and Bergeron, P. 2020. Consumption of red maple in anticipation of beech mast-seeding drives reproduction in Eastern chipmunks. Journal of Animal Ecology 89: 1190-1201.

​​​Bouffard, J., Garant, D. and Bergeron, P. 2020. Dynamics of ground nest egg depredation by rodents in a mixed-wood forest. Canadian journal of zoology. 98: 47-54.

Santostefano, F., Garant, D., Bergeron, P., Montiglio, P.O. and Réale, D. 2020. Social selection on behavior and morphology in Eastern chipmunk. Evolution. 74:89-102.

2019

Lemieux, V., Garant, D., Réale, D. and Bergeron,P. 2019. Spatio-temporal variation in oxidative stress regulation in a small mammal. PeerJ 7:e7801.

Engelhardt, S.C., Bergeron, P., Dillon, L., Gagnon, A. and Pelletier, F. 2019. Using Geographic Distance as a Potential Proxy for Help in the Assessment of the Grandmother Hypothesis. Current Biology 29:651-656.

2021

​Santostefano, F., Allegue, H., Garant, D., Bergeron, P. and Réale, D. 2021. Indirect genetic and environmental effects on behaviours, morphology, and life-history traits in a wild Eastern chipmunk population. Evolution 75:1492-1512.

 

Bergeron, P.,  Pagé, A. and Trempe, M. 2021. Integrating humans into pace-of-life studies: the Big Five personality traits and metabolic rate in young adults. PLOS ONE 16: e0248876

2018

Langille, E., Lemieux, V., Garant, D. and Bergeron, P. 2018 Development of small blood volume assays for the measurement of oxidative stress markers in mammals. PLoS One 13(12): e0209802.

2017

Pelletier, F., Pigeon, G., Bergeron, P., Mayer. F.M., Boisvert, M., Réale, D. and Milot, E. 2017. Eco-evolutionary dynamics in a contemporary human population. Nature Communication 8: 15947.

2016

Duryea, M.C., Bergeron, P., Clare-Salzler, Z. and Calsbeek, R. 2016. Field estimate of parentage reveal sexually antagonistic selection on body size in a natural population of Anolis lizards. Ecology and Evolution 6: 7024-7031.

Vanasse, A., Cohen, A.A., Courteau, J., Bergeron, P., Dault, R., Gosselin, P., Blais, C., Bélanger, D., Rochette, L. and Chebana, F. 2016. Association between floods and acute cardiovascular diseases: a population-based cohort study using a geographic information system approach. International journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 13:1-12.

2015

Li, Q., Wang, S., Milot, E., Bergeron, P., Ferruci, L., Fried., F. and Cohen, A.A. 2015. Homeostatic dysregulation proceeds in parallel in multiple physiological systems. Aging Cell 14: 11-3-1112.

Calsbeek, R.C., Duryea, M.C., Goedert, D., Bergeron, P. and Cox, R.M. 2015. Intralocus sexual conflict, adaptive sex allocation, and the heritability of fitness. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28: 1975-1985.

Vanasse, A., Courteau, J., Orzanco, M.G., Bergeron, P., Cohen, A.A. and Niyonsenga, T. 2015. Neighbourhood immigration, health care utilization and outcomes in patients with diabetes living in the Montreal metropolitan area: a population health perspective. BMC Health Services Research 15: 146.

Bergeron, P., Courteau, J. and Vanasse, A. 2015. Proximity and emergency department utilization: A multilevel analysis using administrative data from patients with cardiovascular risk factors. Canadian Family physician 61: e391-e397.

Cohen, A.A., Poirier, R., Dusseault-Bélanger, F., Leroux, M., Milot, E., Li, Q., Fülöp, T., Bergeron, P., Metter, J., Fried, L., and Ferrucci, L. 2015. Detection of a novel, integrative aging process suggests complex physiological integration. PLoS ONE 10: 1-26.

2014

Bergeron, P., Milot, E., Mayer, F.M., Boisvert, M., Réale, D. and Pelletier, F. 2014. Solar irradiance, survival and longevity in a pre-industrial population. Human Ecology 42: 645-650.

Montiglio, P.-O., Garant, D., Bergeron, P., Dubuc-Messier, G. and Réale, D. 2014. Pulsed resources and the coupling between life-history strategies and exploration patterns in eastern chipmunks (Tamia striatus). Journal of Animal Ecology 83: 720-728.

2013

Bergeron, P., Martin, A.M., Garant, D. and Pelletier, F. 2013.  Comment on: “Bateman in nature: predation on offspring reduces the potential for sexual selection”. Science 340: 549.             

Bergeron, P., Montiglio, P.-O., Réale, D., Humphries, M.M., Gimenez, O. and Garant, D. 2013. Disruptive viability selection on adult exploratory behavior in eastern chipmunks. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 766-774.

Careau, V., Bergeron, P., Garant, D., Réale, D., Speakman, J.R. and Humphries, M.M. 2013. The energetic cost of growth in free-ranging chipmunks. Oecologia 171: 11-23.

2012

Dubuc Messier, G., Bergeron, P., Garant, D. and Réale, D. 2012. Contrasted environmental conditions produce variable spatial genetic structures and dispersal patterns in a solitary rodent. Molecular Ecology 21: 5363-5373.

Bergeron, P., Montiglio, P.-O, Réale, D., Humphries M.M. and Garant D. 2012. Bateman gradients in a promiscuous mating system. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 66: 1125-1130.

2011

Bergeron, P., Réale, D., Humphries, M.M. and Garant, D. 2011. Anticipation and tracking of pulsed resources drive population dynamics in eastern chipmunks. Ecology 92: 2027-2034.

Bergeron, P., Careau, V., Humphries, M.M., Réale, D., Speakman, J.R. and Garant, D. 2011 The energetic and oxidative costs or reproduction in a free-ranging rodent. Functional Ecology 25: 1063-1071.

Bergeron, P., Réale, D., Humphries, M.M. and Garant, D. 2011. Evidence of multiple paternity and selection for inbreeding avoidance in wild eastern chipmunks. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24: 1685-1694.

Bergeron, P., Baeta, R., Pelletier, F., Réale, D. and Garant, D. 2011. Individual quality: tautology or biological reality? Journal of Animal Ecology 80: 361-364.

2010

Réale, D., Garant, D., Humphries, M.M., Bergeron, P., Careau, V. and Montiglio, P.O. 2010. Personality and the emergence of the pace-of-life syndrome concept at the population level. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B 365:4051-4063.

Bergeron, P., Grignolio, S., Apollonio, M., Shipley, B. and Festa-Bianchet, M. 2010. Secondary sexual characters signal fighting ability and determine social rank in Alpine ibex (Capra ibex). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 64:1299-1307.

2009

Bonenfant C., Pelletier, F., Garel, M. and Bergeron, P. 2009. Age-dependent horn growth and survival in wild sheep. Journal of Animal Ecology 78: 161-171.

2008

Bergeron, P., Festa-Bianchet, M., von Hardenberg A. and Bassano B. 2008. Heterogeneity in male horn growth and longevity in a highly sexually dimorphic ungulate. Oikos 117: 77-82.

2007

Bergeron, P. 2007. Parallel lasers for remote measurements of morphological traits. Journal of Wildlife Management 71: 289–292.

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