Effects of adult-onset calorie restriction on anxiety-like behavior in rats.

Abstract

Calorie restriction (CR) has consistently been shown to increase lifespan and ameliorate disease outcomes. Its effects on behavior are less clear, although anxiolytic-like effects have been observed. Rats were subjected to 1 of 4 dietary regimens: control, CR25%, CR50% and, an acute episode of CR and tested in 3 tests of anxiety: the open field test, the… (More)

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@article{Levay2007EffectsOA, title={Effects of adult-onset calorie restriction on anxiety-like behavior in rats.}, author={Elizabeth A Levay and Antonina Govic and Jim Penman and Antonio Paolini and Stephen P Kent}, journal={Physiology & behavior}, year={2007}, volume={92 5}, pages={889-96} }