Fluoxetine exposure impacts boldness in female Siamese fighting fish, Betta splendens.

@article{Dzieweczynski2016FluoxetineEI,
  title={Fluoxetine exposure impacts boldness in female Siamese fighting fish, Betta splendens.},
  author={Teresa L. Dzieweczynski and Jessica L Kane and Brennah A Campbell and Lindsey E Lavin},
  journal={Ecotoxicology},
  year={2016},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={69-79}
}
The present study examined the effects of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, fluoxetine, on the behavior of female Siamese fighting fish, Betta splendens, in three different boldness assays (Empty Tank, Novel Environment, Social Tendency). When females were unexposed to fluoxetine, boldness was consistent within a context and correlated across… CONTINUE READING