Benefits of adversity?! How life history affects the behavioral profile of mice varying in serotonin transporter genotype

@inproceedings{Bodden2015BenefitsOA,
  title={Benefits of adversity?! How life history affects the behavioral profile of mice varying in serotonin transporter genotype},
  author={Carina Bodden and Sophie Helene Richter and Rebecca S. Schreiber and Vanessa Kloke and Joachim Ger\ss and Rupert Palme and Klaus-Peter Lesch and Lars Lewejohann and Sylvia Kaiser and Norbert Sachser},
  booktitle={Front. Behav. Neurosci.},
  year={2015}
}
Behavioral profiles are influenced by both positive and negative experiences as well as the genetic disposition. Traditionally, accumulating adversity over lifetime is considered to predict increased anxiety-like behavior ("allostatic load"). The alternative "mismatch hypothesis" suggests increased levels of anxiety if the early environment differs from the later-life environment. Thus, there is a need for a whole-life history approach to gain a deeper understanding of how behavioral profiles… CONTINUE READING
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