Effects of antipsychotics and amphetamine on social behaviors in spontaneously hypertensive rats

@article{Calzavara2011EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of antipsychotics and amphetamine on social behaviors in spontaneously hypertensive rats},
  author={M. Calzavara and R. Levin and W. Medrano and V. Almeida and V. Ab{\'i}lio},
  journal={Behavioural Brain Research},
  year={2011},
  volume={225},
  pages={15-22}
}
  • M. Calzavara, R. Levin, +2 authors V. Abílio
  • Published 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Behavioural Brain Research
  • We have recently reported that spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRs) exhibit a deficit in contextual fear conditioning that is specifically reversed by antipsychotic and potentiated by psychostimulants and other manipulations thought to produce schizophrenia-like states in rodents. Based on these findings, we suggested that this deficit in fear conditioning could be used as an experimental model of emotional processing impairments observed in schizophrenia. This strain has also been suggested… CONTINUE READING
    41 Citations
    Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats (SHR) present deficits in prepulse inhibition of startle specifically reverted by clozapine
    • 46
    • PDF
    Young spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRs) display prodromal schizophrenia-like behavioral abnormalities
    • 5
    Cannabidiol exhibits anxiolytic but not antipsychotic property evaluated in the social interaction test
    • 57
    • PDF
    Cannabidiol Administered During Peri-Adolescence Prevents Behavioral Abnormalities in an Animal Model of Schizophrenia
    • 15
    • PDF
    The contextual fear conditioning deficit presented by spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR) is not improved by mood stabilizers
    • 15
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 95 REFERENCES