L Skaredoff

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Allowing a resident hamster a single "priming" attack on a conspecific induces a transient aggressive arousal as indicated by a reduction in the latency and increase in the probability of attack on a second intruder presented within the next 30 min. We present two lines of evidence identifying the corticomedial amygdala as an important locus mediating this(More)
The effect of cholinergic stimulation of the lateral hypothalamus on muricide in rats was evaluated in two experiments. In Experiment 1, injections of the cholinergic agonist carbachol (5.0-20.0 micrograms) were found to facilitate muricide in rats that spontaneously killed mice. In Experiment 2, rats were induced to kill mice by food deprivation and then(More)
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