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grooming behavior

Known as: grooming behaviour 
The specific behavior of an organism relating to grooming, cleaning and brushing to remove dirt and parasites. [GOC:jl, GOC:pr]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Grooming handclasp (GHC) behaviour was originally advocated as the first evidence of social culture in chimpanzees owing to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
This is the first report on inter-individual relationships within a one-male group of proboscis monkeys (Nasalis larvatus) based… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Evidence suggests that behavioural defences, such as habitat selection and grooming behaviour, have evolved in animals in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have studied the possible interaction between the cannabinoid receptor agonist CP 55,940 (1 and 50 μg/kg) and the 5-HT1A… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To study the consequences of impaired functioning of the glucocorticoid receptor (GR) for behavioural, neuroendocrine and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The study examined the use of behaviour in assessing post-laparotomy pain in rats given subcutaneous injections of saline (0.2 ml… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In a previous study it was demonstrated that sodium valproate, a drug that increases GABA cerebral concentrations, decreases… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The efferent connections of the hypothalamic area, where grooming can be elicited by local electrical stimulation or injection of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Social relationships are integral to the behaviour of many mammalian species. Primates are unusual in that their social… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract The grooming behaviour of 115 species of Hymenoptera (including castes and sexes) was recorded on an event recorder… Expand
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