Sympathetic nervous system influences salt appetite in four strains of rats

@article{Bourjeili1995SympatheticNS,
  title={Sympathetic nervous system influences salt appetite in four strains of rats},
  author={Nabil Bourjeili and Marjut Turner and Jerry N. Stinner and Daniel Ely},
  journal={Physiology & Behavior},
  year={1995},
  volume={58},
  pages={437-443}
}
Sodium appetite and preference were examined in four rat strains using a social stressor and drugs to block sympathetic nervous system (SNS) activity. We have studied these strains for over 14 yr in our laboratory and the SHR strain has increased blood pressure and increased sympathetic nerve activity. The F1 crosses produce male offspring with the Y chromosome from a hypertensive or normotensive father, to examine its influence on sodium appetite. The pharmacological manipulation produces… CONTINUE READING
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