The effect of methamphetamine on social interaction of adult male rats.

@article{lamberov2010TheEO,
  title={The effect of methamphetamine on social interaction of adult male rats.},
  author={Romana {\vS}lamberov{\'a} and Anna Mikuleck{\'a} and Marie Pometlov{\'a} and Barbora Schutov{\'a} and Lenka Hrub{\'a} and Kateryna Deykun},
  journal={Behavioural brain research},
  year={2010},
  volume={214 2},
  pages={423-7}
}
The effect of psychostimulants on social behavior still remains unclear. Therefore the aim of the present study was to assess the effect of low doses of methamphetamine (MA) on social interaction (SI) in adult male rats. Rats were tested in three environmental conditions: (1) dimly lit, familiar environment, (2) dimly lit, unfamiliar environment and (3) intensely lit, unfamiliar environment considered to be low, middle and high stress, respectively. In each condition different set of animals… CONTINUE READING