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A computer controlled analysis of freezing behaviour.

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The conditioned freezing response in rats has been much used both by psychologists and neuroscientists to investigate the behavioural effects of brain lesions and of changes in motivational state. The primary advantage of the freezing response is that it can be used without motivational manipulations such as food or water deprivation. Previously, freezing has been measured by a human observer either from video recordings or during the test sessions themselves. But these methods of data collec...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
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Journal of neuroscience methods More from this journal
Volume:
86
Issue:
1
Pages:
91-99
Publication date:
1998-12-01
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EISSN:
1872-678X
ISSN:
0165-0270
Language:
English
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pubs:9100
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uuid:c95ba4db-986a-4c77-8b4d-e19af455ff99
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pubs:9100
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9100
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2012-12-19

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