Visual evoked potentials in rats selected for high or low self-stimulation.


Visual evoked potentials (VEPs) were analyzed in order to distinguish between rats from genetically high (HI) and low (LO) self-stimulation lines (LC2-HI and LC2-LO). Secondary VEP components - slow secondary negative wave (SNW) and sensory afterdischarge (SAD) - which are considered to be most sensitive indices of normal and pharmacologically-induced… (More)