Assessments of cognitive deficits in mutant mice

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© 2006 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. Although most behavioral experiments have been conducted in rats, mice are rapidly becoming the preferred rodent of study in many labs because their genetics are well known, their genome has been sequenced, and they can be genetically manipulated. To date, several different approaches have been used to generate a behavioral phenotype for study.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rodriguiz, RM; Wetsel, WC

Published Date

  • January 1, 2006

Book Title

  • Animal Models of Cognitive Impairment

Start / End Page

  • 223 - 282

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0849328349

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780849328343

Citation Source

  • Scopus