Role of CB2 receptors in social and aggressive behavior in male mice

@article{RodrguezArias2015RoleOC,
  title={Role of CB2 receptors in social and aggressive behavior in male mice},
  author={Marta Rodr{\'i}guez-Arias and Francisco Navarrete and M. Carmen Blanco-Gandia and M. Carmen Arenas and Mar{\'i}a A. Aguilar and Adri{\'a}n Bartoll-Andr{\'e}s and Olga Valverde and Jos{\'e} Mi{\~n}arro and Jorge Manzanares},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2015},
  volume={232},
  pages={3019-3031}
}
RationaleMale CB1KO mice exhibit stronger aggressive responses than wild-type mice.ObjectiveThis study was designed to examine the role of cannabinoid CB2r in social and aggressive behavior.MethodsThe social interaction test and resident–intruder paradigm were performed in mice lacking CB2r (CB2KO) and in wild-type (WT) littermates. The effects of the CB2r selective agonist JWH133 (1 and 2 mg/kg) on aggression were also evaluated in Oncins France 1 (OF1) mice. Gene expression analyses of… CONTINUE READING
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