An important role of the central amygdaloid nucleus and mammillary body in the mediation of conflict behavior in rats.

@article{Shibata1986AnIR,
  title={An important role of the central amygdaloid nucleus and mammillary body in the mediation of conflict behavior in rats.},
  author={Kazuhiko Shibata and Yasuhumi Kataoka and Kimihiro Yamashita and Showa Ueki},
  journal={Brain research},
  year={1986},
  volume={372 1},
  pages={159-62}
}
The present study was designed to elucidate the functional role of central amygdaloid nucleus (ACE) and mammillary body (MB) in the mediation of behavioral suppression using rat conflict punishment procedure. Lesion of ACE produced a significant and long-lasting increase in the punished responding during the experimental period. Rats with lesion of MB also… CONTINUE READING