MDMA “ecstasy” alters hyperactive and perseverative behaviors in dopamine transporter knockout mice

SB Powell, VD Lehmann-Masten, MP Paulus… - …, 2004 - Springer


Rationale Mice lacking the gene for the dopamine transporter (DAT) show a unique behavioral phenotype characterized by locomotor hyperactivity and repetitive circling in a novel environment. The hyperactivity of DAT (−/−) mice can be attenuated by …

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