Schizophrenia-Relevant Behavioral Testing in Rodent Models: A Uniquely Human Disorder?

@article{Powell2006SchizophreniaRelevantBT,
  title={Schizophrenia-Relevant Behavioral Testing in Rodent Models: A Uniquely Human Disorder?},
  author={Craig M. Powell and Tsuyoshi Miyakawa},
  journal={Biological Psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={59},
  pages={1198-1207}
}
Animal models are extremely useful tools in defining pathogenesis and treatment of human disease. Creating adequate animal models of complex neuropsychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia represents a particularly difficult challenge. In the case of schizophrenia, little is certain regarding the etiology or pathophysiology of the human disease. In addition, many symptoms of the disorder are difficult to measure directly in rodents. These challenges have not daunted neuroscientists who are… CONTINUE READING
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