Social play behavior, ultrasonic vocalizations and their modulation by morphine and amphetamine in Wistar and Sprague-Dawley rats

@article{Manduca2013SocialPB,
  title={Social play behavior, ultrasonic vocalizations and their modulation by morphine and amphetamine in Wistar and Sprague-Dawley rats},
  author={Antonia Manduca and Patrizia Campolongo and Maura Palmery and Louk J. M. J. Vanderschuren and Vincenzo Cuomo and Viviana Trezza},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2013},
  volume={231},
  pages={1661-1673}
}
Social play behavior is the most characteristic social behavior in young mammals. It is highly rewarding and crucial for proper neurobehavioral development. Despite the importance of genetic factors in normal and pathological social behaviors, little information is available about strain influences on social play. The aim of this study was to investigate… CONTINUE READING