Behavior Genetics

List of Papers (Total 166)



Behavioral and Neurochemical Differences Between Fischer 344 and Harlan–Wistar Rats Raised Identically

Inbred Fisher 344 and outbred Harlan–Wistar rats were compared in the elevated plus maze, the black-and-white box, the social interaction test, and a modified open-field test, to assess the contribution of genetic factors to aversion-motivated behavior. All animals used were born and raised under identical conditions. Compared to the Wistar rats, the Fischer rats displayed a more ...


Stimulus frequency and audiogenic seizures in DBA/2J mice

DBA/2J mice are maximally susceptible to audiogenic seizures at about 18 days of age using a stimulus frequency of about 20 kHz.