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Cover for Development of the brain and behaviour.

The basic structure of the bird brain is shared with other vertebrates and is formed from five divisions. The spinal cord ascends to the hindbrain (myelencephalon and metencephalon), the midbrain (mesencephalon) and the forebrain (diencephalon and telencephalon). Every sensory system except for the ...

Author(s)
Nicol, C. J.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642499)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Few studies have evaluated the long-term effects of providing environmental resources to mice. This consideration is important given that mice are often maintained in vivaria for months. We evaluated the effects of providing simple cage resources (wood wool, cotton nesting material, a plastic...

Author(s)
Clipperton-Allen, A. E.; Ingrao, J. C.; Ruggiero, L.; Batista, L.; Ovari, J.; Hammermueller, J.; Armstrong, J. N.; Bienzle, D.; Choleris, E.; Turner, P. V.
Publisher
American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, Memphis, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, 2015, 54, 6, pp 718-730
Abstract

Male sexual and agonistic behaviors are controlled by the common social behavior network, involving subpallial and hypothalamic brain areas. In order to understand how this common network generates different behavioral outcomes, induction of FOS protein was used to examine the patterns of neuronal...

Author(s)
Xie, J. J.; Kuenzel, W. J.; Anthony, N. B.; Jurkevich, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
Physiology & Behavior, 2010, 101, 3, pp 344-359
Abstract

Previously, our laboratory has shown that androgen receptors in the medial preoptic area (MPOA) and ventromedial nucleus (VMN) are necessary for copulation in male rats. The present study examined whether these receptors are required for other sociosexual behaviors. In Experiment 1, different...

Author(s)
Harding, S. M.; McGinnis, M. Y.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Physiology & Behavior, 2004, 81, 4, pp 671-680
Abstract

The present review explores sexual differentiation in three non-conventional species: the spotted hyena, the elephant and the tammar wallaby, selected because of the natural challenges they present for contemporary understanding of sexual differentiation. According to the prevailing view of...

Author(s)
Glickman, S. E.; Short, R. V.; Renfree, M. B.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Hormones and Behavior, 2005, 48, 4, pp 403-417
Abstract

BUDDY, P., and LEHRMAN, D. S. The role of prolactin in maintaining incubation behaviour in the ring dove: 368.
EISENBERG, J. F. The reproductive behaviour of kangaroo rats and pocket mice: 368.
HINDE, R. A., and STEEL, E. A. Brood patch development and the integration of reproductive behaviour in...

Citation
Zeitschrift fur Tierpsychologie, 1963, 20, pp 368-373

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