Parental behavior in animals; Rats -- Physiology; Animal mutation
Rats that are hypotrichotic (lacking normal hair) due to the autosomal recessive
shorn (shn) mutation showed a low survival rate in brother by sister matings in a breeding
colony of SU/Csu rats. The majority of rats died before weaning. Subsequent...
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896--Family.; Women--Conduct of life--19th century.; Women--Social conditions--19th century.; United States--Social life and customs--19th century--Oriental influences.
Thesis advisor: Heather Munro Prescott.; "Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master Arts in History."; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,1999; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 89-98).
Oxytocin (OT) is a neuropeptide hormone/neurotransmitter that has been receiving increased attention from both neuroscientists and neuropsychologists due to its behavioral effects on the brain and nervous system. At first, it was discovered to be...