Acquisition process and effects of psychoactive drugs on discrete shuttle avoidance response in Mongolian gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus).

The acquisition process of the discrete shuttle avoidance response and effects of psychoactive drugs on the established avoidance response were examined in Mongolian gerbils. The gerbils acquired the avoidance response very fast and attained an avoidance rate of higher than 90% until the 2nd training session. The established response rate (frequency of… CONTINUE READING