Aggression in male rats receiving anabolic androgenic steroids: effects of social and environmental provocation.

@article{Breuer2001AggressionIM,
  title={Aggression in male rats receiving anabolic androgenic steroids: effects of social and environmental provocation.},
  author={Megan E. Breuer and M Y Mcginnis and Augustus R. Lumia and Bernard Possidente},
  journal={Hormones and behavior},
  year={2001},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={409-18}
}
This study examined the effects of anabolic androgenic steroids (AAS) on aggression under different social and environmental conditions. Three AAS were tested in gonadally intact male rats: testosterone propionate (TP), nandrolone (ND), and stanozolol (ST). Doses of 5 mg/kg were given 5 times/week, with gonadally intact controls receiving vehicle only (propylene glycol). Animals received six weekly tests under each condition in a counterbalanced order. Results show that the three AAS differed… CONTINUE READING