Isolating with physical restraint low status female monkeys during luteal phase might make an appropriate premenstrual depression syndrome model.

@article{Qiao2007IsolatingWP,
  title={Isolating with physical restraint low status female monkeys during luteal phase might make an appropriate premenstrual depression syndrome model.},
  author={Mingqi Qiao and Qitao Zhao and Huiyun Zhang and Haijun Wang and L. Q. Xue and Sheng Wei},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2007},
  volume={102 1-3},
  pages={81-91}
}
BACKGROUND Rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta) have a close phylogenetic relationship to humans, and have a similar 28-day menstrual cycle with similar hormonal fluctuations. In this study, we attempt to establish the premenstrual depression syndrome of rhesus monkey (M. mulatta) models by isolation with physical restraint of low social status young female monkeys during their luteal phase. METHODS Low social status young female rhesus monkeys (M. mulatta) were isolated with physical restraint… CONTINUE READING

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