Behavioral, Neurochemical, and Brain Morphology Features of the 101/HY Mice: A Genetic Model of Some Human Hereditary Diseases

Behavioral, Neurochemical, and Brain Morphology Features of the 101/HY Mice: A Genetic Model of... Studies of behavior, neurophysiological reactions, neuromediator synthesis and brain structure of mice of the 101/HY strain (including those of the authors) are reviewed. This mouse strain is characterized by a chromosomal instability because of a recessive mutation mutator-1(mut-1) and the defective DNA excision repair. Experimental studies revealed a number of behavioral and neurological deviations in the 101/HY as compared to the CBA and the C3H mouse strains. These are abnormalities in spatial orientation, altered fear and anxiety reactions, anomalous locomotion, seizure developing in response to agents of various nature, and disturbances of the central nervous system, both structural and biochemical. Genome instability results in a number of neurological mutations, that may lead to the phenotypical effects observed in the 101/HY mice. Since the 101/HY mice partially display signs of severe human hereditary diseases caused by chromosomal instability and defective DNA repair, they can serve as a promising genetic model for these and other diseases related to impairment of the central nervous system. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Russian Journal of Genetics Springer Journals

Behavioral, Neurochemical, and Brain Morphology Features of the 101/HY Mice: A Genetic Model of Some Human Hereditary Diseases

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/behavioral-neurochemical-and-brain-morphology-features-of-the-101-hy-z0t0I0HTLM
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers-Plenum Publishers
Copyright
Copyright © 2000 by MAIK “Nauka/Interperiodica”
Subject
Biomedicine; Human Genetics
ISSN
1022-7954
eISSN
1608-3369
D.O.I.
10.1023/A:1009054904378
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches

$49/month

Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.

$588

$360/year

billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial