Post pubertal behavioral changes in rats with neonatal lesions of the ventral hippocampus.

Mozaffarian, Fereshteh. and Joghataei, Mohammad Taghi. and Alizadeh, Akram. and Faghihi, Abolfazl. and Soleimani, Mansooreh. (2011) Post pubertal behavioral changes in rats with neonatal lesions of the ventral hippocampus. Saudi medical journal, 32 (2).

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Abstract

The neuropathology and psychopathology of schizophrenia are still poorly understood. This is attributed to the paucity of adequate animal models. The potency of animal models in this disorder research is limited to certain aspects of the disease. 1 It has been shown previously that rats with a neonatal excitotoxic lesion of the ventral hippocampus display in adulthood a variety of abnormalities reminiscent of schizophrenia, and can be used as an animal model of this disorder. The excitotoxic lesion involves regions of the hippocampus that directly …

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WM Psychiatry
QU Biochemistry > Cell biology and genetics
Divisions: Reserach Vice-Chancellar Department > Cellular and Molecular Research Center
Depositing User: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 28 Nov 2017 08:29
Last Modified: 06 Mar 2018 07:42
URI: http://eprints.skums.ac.ir/id/eprint/6456

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