Rattus norvegicus

Known as: Norway Rat, Rats, Norway, brown rat 
The common rat, Rattus norvegicus, often used as an experimental organism.
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1939-2018
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2007
2007
Cooperation among non-kin has been attributed sometimes to reciprocal altruism: Two or more individuals exchange behaviour that… (More)
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2005
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2005
The Inparanoid eukaryotic ortholog database (http://inparanoid.cgb.ki.se/) is a collection of pairwise ortholog groups between 17… (More)
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2004
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2004
The laboratory rat (Rattus norvegicus) is an indispensable tool in experimental medicine and drug development, having made… (More)
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1995
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1995
We report the construction of the first complete genetic linkage map of the laboratory rat. By testing 1171 simple sequence… (More)
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1995
1995
Wild brown rats (Rattus norvegicus) from 11 rural UK farmsteads were found to carry 13 zoonotic and 10 non-zoonotic parasitic… (More)
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1994
1994
Data from six previous studies of self-control behavior were compared against predictions made by the matching law and by molar… (More)
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1993
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1993
In the absence of an obvious reference place, rat locomotor behavior in a novel environment appears haphazard. In previous work… (More)
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1992
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1992
Although Piagetian theory proposes that the ability to make transitive inferences is confined to humans above age 7, recent… (More)
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1989
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1989
When rats are placed in a novel environment, they alternate between progression and stopping: in the course of a session they… (More)
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1986
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1986
Analysis of the defensive behaviors of wild rats to an inescapable approaching threat stimulus (the experimenter) indicated a… (More)
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