Peripheral administration of oxytocin increases social affiliation in the naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber).

Abstract

The neuropeptide oxytocin regulates a wide variety of social behaviors across diverse species. However, the types of behaviors that are influenced by this hormone are constrained by the species in question and the social organization that a particular species exhibits. Therefore, the present experiments investigated behaviors regulated by oxytocin in a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2014.02.003

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@article{Mooney2014PeripheralAO, title={Peripheral administration of oxytocin increases social affiliation in the naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber).}, author={Skyler J. Mooney and Natasha R Douglas and Melissa Holmes}, journal={Hormones and behavior}, year={2014}, volume={65 4}, pages={380-5} }