Neurobehavioral Assessment Models

  • Shabnum Nabi


The elevated plus maze (EPM) is a rodent model of anxiety that is used as a screening test for putative anxiolytic or anxiogenic compounds and as a general research tool in neurobiological anxiety research (Fig. 11.1).


Force Swimming Test Elevated Plus Maze Tail Suspension Test Behavioral Despair Strong Predictive Validity 
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  • Shabnum Nabi
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  1. 1.Interdisciplinary Brain Research Centre (IBRC) Jawaharlal Nehru Medical CollegeAligarh Muslim UniversityAligarhIndia

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