Conditioned place preference induced by sexual interaction in female rats.

  title={Conditioned place preference induced by sexual interaction in female rats.},
  author={W P Oldenburger and Barry J. Everitt and F H de Jonge},
  journal={Hormones and behavior},
  volume={26 2},
The present study was undertaken to establish whether the conditioned place preference paradigm can be utilized to investigate and elucidate the neuroendocrine basis of the appetitive elements of female sexual behavior. Females were exposed to a male with which copulation occurred in a distinctive compartment of the place preference apparatus and did not receive an incentive in the alternative compartment. After six pairings to each compartment a place preference test was conducted. Both… CONTINUE READING

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