Semax Attenuates the Infl uence of Neonatal Maternal Deprivation on the Behavior of Adolescent White Rats

  title={Semax Attenuates the Infl uence of Neonatal Maternal Deprivation on the Behavior of Adolescent White Rats},
  author={Maria A Volodina and E. A. Sebentsova and N. Yu. Glazova and Natalia G Levitskaya and Lyudmila A. Andreeva and D. M. Manchenko and A. A. Kamensky and Nikolay F. Myasoedov},
  journal={Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine},
Maternal deprivation in the early postnatal period significantly affects the behavior and development of different animals. Here we studied delayed effects of daily maternal deprivation (5 h/day) on physical development and behavior of white rats during postnatal days 1 to 14. Here we studied the possibility of reducing the negative consequences of deprivation by daily intranasal treatment with Semax, an analog of ACTH4-10, in a dose of 0.05 mg/kg from postnatal days 15 to 28. It was found that… 
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