Serotonergic influences on male sexual behavior of rhesus monkeys: effects of serotonin agonists

@article{Pomerantz1993SerotonergicIO,
  title={Serotonergic influences on male sexual behavior of rhesus monkeys: effects of serotonin agonists},
  author={Steven M. Pomerantz and Bert C. Hepner and Joan M. Wertz},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={1993},
  volume={111},
  pages={47-54}
}
Although numerous studies in rats have demonstrated an influence of serotonin (5-HT) on male copulation, no studies have yet to demonstrate whether such a relationship exists in primate species. The present study sought to characterize 5-HT influences on male copulatory behavior of rhesus monkeys by using three different 5-HT agonists: a full 5-HT1A agonist, 8-hydroxy-2-(di-n-propylamino)tetralin (8-OH-DPAT); a partial 5-HT1A agonist, ipsapirone; and a 5-HT1C/1D agonist, m… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
14 Extracted Citations
66 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 extracted citations

Referenced Papers

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 66 references

5-HT~A agonists and dopamine: the effects of 8-OH-DPAT and buspirone on brain stimulation reward

  • AM JMontgomery, IC Rose, LJ Herberg
  • J Neural Transm
  • 1991

1990)The 5-HT~B receptors

  • DN Middlemiss, PH Hutson
  • Ann NY Acad Sci
  • 1990

IDs0 values of antagonists versus mCPP-induced hypophagia and 5-HT2-mediated head shakes indicate 5-HT~c sites mediate the hypophagia in rats

  • GA Kennett, P Whitton, G Curzon
  • Br J Pharmacol
  • 1990

Involvement of 5HTmreceptors in drug - induced penile erections in rats

  • Berendsen HHG, F Jenck, Broekkamp CLE
  • Psychopharmacology
  • 1990

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…