Evaluation of object-based attention in mice.

  title={Evaluation of object-based attention in mice.},
  author={Tursun Alkam and Masayuki Hiramatsu and Takayoshi Mamiya and Yuki Aoyama and Atsumi Nitta and Kiyofumi Yamada and Hyoung-Chun Kim and Toshitaka Nabeshima},
  journal={Behavioural brain research},
  volume={220 1},
The deficits of attention result in significant impairment in daily life, and pharmacological intervention to improve attention is the most effective treatment in clinics. However, methods which are suitable for the large scale preclinical screening of attention-improving compounds or drugs are few in the field. In this study, we have developed object-based attention task as a simple and wherever-practical method that suitable for quick drug screening in mice. Treatment with p… CONTINUE READING


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