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To study possible interactions between dopamine (DA) and serotonin (5-HT) neurochemical systems in the D-1 supersensitized induction of oral activity in neonatal 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA) lesioned rats, the effects of a series of 5-HT agonists and antagonists were determined. At 3 days after birth rats were treated with desipramine HCl (20 mg/kg i.p., base(More)
Neonatal 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA) treatment of rats is associated with concurrent supersensitization of dopamine (DA) D1 and serotonin 5-HT1C receptors, for agonist-induced oral activity. The present study was conducted to determine if graded reduction of striatal DA content and/or graded elevation of striatal 5-HT content by 6-OHDA would alter(More)
Enhanced oral responses have been observed in rats that are treated shortly after birth with 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA). A series of studies was conducted to characterize this effect. A dose-response curve demonstrated that the dopamine D1 receptor agonist, SKF 38393, produced a maximal response in 6-OHDA-treated rats at a dose of 0.10 mg/kg (IP). With the(More)
For a large and evolving software system, the project team could receive many bug reports over a long period of time. It is important to achieve a quantitative understanding of bug-fixing time. The ability to predict bug-fixing time can help a project team better estimate software maintenance efforts and better manage software projects. In this paper, we(More)
Neonatal 6-hydroxydopamine (6-OHDA) treatment of rats is associated with supersensitization of the dopamine (DA) D1 agonist induction of stereotyped and locomotor behaviors. The present study was conducted to determine whether ontogenetic treatments of these rats with the DA D1 receptor agonist, SKF 38393, would produce a maximal DA D1 receptor(More)
In the present study, direct projections from the lumbosacral cord to Barrington's nucleus in the rat were investigated by using retrograde and anterograde tracing techniques. After injection of cholera toxin B subunit (CTb) into Barrington's nucleus, a number of moderately CTb-labeled neurons were observed in the lumbosacral cord, with a slight ipsilateral(More)
It has been recently reported that potassium channel increases activities in CA1 pyramidal neurons of rat hippocampus following transient forebrain ischemia. To understand the role of the enhanced potassium current in the pathogenesis of neuronal damage after ischemia, we examined the effects of tetraethylammonium (TEA) and 4-aminopyridine (4-AP) on the(More)