Vasopressin and the Neurogenetics of Parental Care.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Making robust connections between genetic variation, neurophysiology, and social behavior remains a challenge. A study by Bendesky et al. (2017) tackles this challenge by dissecting the genetic architecture of parental care in deer mice to discover an important contribution of vasopressin signaling to the evolution of nest building.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Snyder-Mackler, N; Tung, J

Published Date

  • July 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 95 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 9 - 11

PubMed ID

  • 28683273

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-4199

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0896-6273

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.neuron.2017.06.027


  • eng