Time course of postnatal motor development in ferrets: ontogenetic and comparative perspectives.

Abstract

We assess relative time courses of motor development in ferrets and rats and evaluate ferrets as experimental animals for studies of motor development. Motor behaviour of ferret pups was characterized in daily sessions from postnatal day (P) 2 to P63. Observations concerning rotational locomotion ('pivoting'), crawling, walking, upright standing ('rearing… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.