Publications by authors named "Rainer Schwarting"

100Publications

Low frequency deep brain stimulation in the inferior colliculus ameliorates haloperidol-induced catalepsy and reduces anxiety in rats.

PLoS One 2020 4;15(12):e0243438. Epub 2020 Dec 4.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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December 2020

Ultrasonic vocalizations and individual differences in rats performing a Pavlovian conditioned approach task.

Behav Brain Res 2021 Feb 10;398:112926. Epub 2020 Oct 10.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35037 Marburg, Germany; Center for Mind, Brain, and Behavior (CMBB), Hans-Meerwein-Str. 6, D-35032, Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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February 2021

Reduced emission of alarm 22-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations during fear conditioning in rats lacking the serotonin transporter.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2020 Aug 12:110072. Epub 2020 Aug 12.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenberg-Str. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany; Center for Mind, Brain and Behavior, Philipps-University of Marburg, Hans-Meerwein-Str. 6, D-35032 Marburg, Germany; Laboratory for Behavioral Neuroscience, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, DK-5230 Odense M, Denmark. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Sex differences in the acoustic features of social play-induced 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations: A detailed spectrographic analysis in wild-type Sprague-Dawley and Cacna1c haploinsufficient rats.

Dev Psychobiol 2020 Jun 7. Epub 2020 Jun 7.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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June 2020

Cacna1c haploinsufficiency lacks effects on adult hippocampal neurogenesis and volumetric properties of prefrontal cortex and hippocampus in female rats.

Physiol Behav 2020 09 28;223:112974. Epub 2020 May 28.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Department of Psychology, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35037 Marburg, Germany; Center for Mind, Brain, and Behavior (CMBB), Hans-Meerwein-Str. 6, D-35032 Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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September 2020

Playback of 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations overcomes psychomotor deficits induced by sub-chronic haloperidol treatment in rats.

Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2020 Jul 18;237(7):2043-2053. Epub 2020 May 18.

Experimental and Biological Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstraße 18, 35032, Marburg, Germany.

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July 2020

Sex-dependent effects of Cacna1c haploinsufficiency on behavioral inhibition evoked by conspecific alarm signals in rats.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2020 04 17;99:109849. Epub 2019 Dec 17.

Institute for Pharmacology and Toxicology, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Leipziger Str. 44, D-39120 Magdeburg, Germany; Center for Behavioral Brain Sciences, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Leipziger Str. 44, D-39120 Magdeburg, Germany.

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April 2020

Long-term environmental impact on object recognition, spatial memory and reversal learning capabilities in Cacna1c-haploinsufficient rats.

Hum Mol Genet 2019 12;28(24):4113-4131

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenberg-Str. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany.

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December 2019

Distorted Cognitive Processes in Major Depression: A Predictive Processing Perspective.

Biol Psychiatry 2020 03 29;87(5):388-398. Epub 2019 Jul 29.

Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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March 2020

Effects of Cacna1c haploinsufficiency on social interaction behavior and 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in adult female rats.

Behav Brain Res 2019 07 19;367:35-52. Epub 2019 Mar 19.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Department of Psychology, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany; Center for Mind, Brain, and Behavior (CMBB), Philipps-Universität Marburg, Hans-Meerwein-Str. 6, D-35032 Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2019

A new avenue for treating neuronal diseases: Ceftriaxone, an old antibiotic demonstrating behavioral neuronal effects.

Behav Brain Res 2019 05 12;364:149-156. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

Department of Psychology, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, 402, Taiwan, ROC. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Sex-dependent effects of Cacna1c haploinsufficiency on juvenile social play behavior and pro-social 50-kHz ultrasonic communication in rats.

Genes Brain Behav 2020 02 15;19(2):e12552. Epub 2019 Jan 15.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Department of Psychology, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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February 2020

Ultrasonic vocalization in female rats: A comparison among three outbred stocks from pups to adults.

Physiol Behav 2018 11 23;196:59-66. Epub 2018 Aug 23.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, Germany; Marburg Center for Mind, Brain, and Behavior (MCMBB), Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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November 2018

Mania-like elevated mood in rats: Enhanced 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations after sleep deprivation.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2019 01 5;88:142-150. Epub 2018 Jul 5.

Department of Pharmacology, Biological Sciences Sector, Federal University of Paraná, Centro Politécnico, C.P. 19031, 81540-990 Curitiba, PR, Brazil. Electronic address:

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January 2019

Psychiatric risk gene Cacna1c determines mitochondrial resilience against oxidative stress in neurons.

Cell Death Dis 2018 05 29;9(6):645. Epub 2018 May 29.

Institute of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy, University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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May 2018

Sex-specific effects of Cacna1c haploinsufficiency on object recognition, spatial memory, and reversal learning capabilities in rats.

Neurobiol Learn Mem 2018 11 23;155:543-555. Epub 2018 May 23.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenberg-Str. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany; Center for Mind, Brain and Behavior, Philipps-University of Marburg, Hans-Meerwein-Str. 6, D-35032 Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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November 2018

Isolation-induced ultrasonic vocalizations in pups: A comparison between Long-Evans, Sprague-Dawley, and Wistar rats.

Dev Psychobiol 2018 07 23;60(5):534-543. Epub 2018 May 23.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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July 2018

haploinsufficiency leads to pro-social 50-kHz ultrasonic communication deficits in rats.

Dis Model Mech 2018 06 20;11(6). Epub 2018 Jun 20.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany

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June 2018

Ultrasonic vocalization in juvenile and adult male rats: A comparison among stocks.

Physiol Behav 2018 07 22;191:1-11. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, Marburg 35032, Germany. Electronic address:

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July 2018

Diazepam blocks 50 kHz ultrasonic vocalizations and stereotypies but not the increase in locomotor activity induced in rats by amphetamine.

Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2018 07 23;235(7):1887-1896. Epub 2018 Mar 23.

Departamento de Farmacologia, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, PR, 81.530-980, Brazil.

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July 2018

Paradoxical kinesia induced by appetitive 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in rats depends on glutamatergic mechanisms in the inferior colliculus.

Neuropharmacology 2018 06 14;135:172-179. Epub 2018 Mar 14.

Experimental and Biological Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstraße 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany; Marburg Center for Mind, Brain, and Behavior (MCMBB), Hans-Meerwein-Straße 6, 35032 Marburg, Germany; Behavioral Neurosciences Institute (INeC), Av. do Café, 2450, Monte Alegre, Ribeirão Preto, 14050-220, São Paulo, Brazil. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Haloperidol-induced catalepsy is ameliorated by deep brain stimulation of the inferior colliculus.

Sci Rep 2018 02 2;8(1):2216. Epub 2018 Feb 2.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032, Marburg, Germany.

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February 2018

Mapping trait-like socio-affective phenotypes in rats through 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations.

Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2018 01 3;235(1):83-98. Epub 2017 Oct 3.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032, Marburg, Germany.

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January 2018

Behavioral phenotypes and neurobiological mechanisms in the Shank1 mouse model for autism spectrum disorder: A translational perspective.

Behav Brain Res 2018 10 28;352:46-61. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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October 2018

Awakenings in rats by ultrasounds: A new animal model for paradoxical kinesia.

Behav Brain Res 2018 Jan 13;337:204-209. Epub 2017 Sep 13.

Experimental and Biological Psychology, Behavioral Neuroscience, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstrasse 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany; Behavioral Neurosciences Institute (INeC), Av. do Café, 2450, Monte Alegre, Ribeirão Preto, 14050-220, São Paulo, Brazil. Electronic address:

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January 2018

Effects of amphetamine on pro-social ultrasonic communication in juvenile rats: Implications for mania models.

Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 2017 03 22;27(3):261-273. Epub 2017 Jan 22.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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March 2017

Evaluation of 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in animal models of mania: Ketamine and lisdexamfetamine-induced hyperlocomotion in rats.

Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 2016 12 12;26(12):1900-1908. Epub 2016 Nov 12.

Laboratory of Physiology and Pharmacology of the Central Nervous System, Department of Pharmacology, Federal University of Paraná, Centro Politécnico, 81540-990 Curitiba, PR, Brazil. Electronic address:

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December 2016

Decoupling Actions from Consequences: Dorsal Hippocampal Lesions Facilitate Instrumental Performance, but Impair Behavioral Flexibility in Rats.

Front Behav Neurosci 2016 8;10:118. Epub 2016 Jun 8.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg Marburg, Germany.

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July 2016

Studying Socio-Affective Communication in Rats through Playback of Ultrasonic Vocalizations.

Curr Protoc Neurosci 2016 Apr 8;75:8.35.1-8.35.17. Epub 2016 Apr 8.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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April 2016

Acoustic Communication in Rats: Effects of Social Experiences on Ultrasonic Vocalizations as Socio-affective Signals.

Curr Top Behav Neurosci 2017 ;30:67-89

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032, Marburg, Germany.

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June 2017

Early communication deficits in the Shank1 knockout mouse model for autism spectrum disorder: Developmental aspects and effects of social context.

Autism Res 2016 06 30;9(6):696-709. Epub 2015 Sep 30.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032, Germany.

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June 2016

Environmental and Pharmacological Modulation of Amphetamine- Induced 50-kHz Ultrasonic Vocalizations in Rats.

Curr Neuropharmacol 2015 ;13(2):220-32

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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July 2016

Procedural Performance Benefits after Excitotoxic Hippocampal Lesions in the Rat Sequential Reaction Time Task.

Neurotox Res 2016 Jan 2;29(1):54-68. Epub 2015 Aug 2.

Behavioural Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032, Marburg, Germany.

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January 2016

Affective communication in rodents: serotonin and its modulating role in ultrasonic vocalizations.

Behav Pharmacol 2015 Sep;26(6):506-21

aBehavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg bNeu Encepharm GmbH, Göttingen, Germany.

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September 2015

Expectancies as core features of mental disorders.

Curr Opin Psychiatry 2015 Sep;28(5):378-85

University of Marburg, Faculty of Psychology, Marburg, Germany.

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September 2015

Differential effects of social and physical environmental enrichment on brain plasticity, cognition, and ultrasonic communication in rats.

J Comp Neurol 2016 Jun 10;524(8):1586-607. Epub 2015 Aug 10.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, 35032, Marburg, Germany.

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June 2016

A new dopaminergic nigro-olfactory projection.

Acta Neuropathol 2015 Sep 14;130(3):333-48. Epub 2015 Jun 14.

Department of Neurology, Technical University Munich, 81377, Munich, Germany,

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September 2015

Individual differences in anticipatory activity to food rewards predict cue-induced appetitive 50-kHz calls in rats.

Physiol Behav 2015 Oct 17;149:107-18. Epub 2015 May 17.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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October 2015

Pro-social 50-kHz ultrasonic communication in rats: post-weaning but not post-adolescent social isolation leads to social impairments-phenotypic rescue by re-socialization.

Front Behav Neurosci 2015 1;9:102. Epub 2015 May 1.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg Marburg, Germany.

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May 2015

Exercise reward induces appetitive 50-kHz calls in rats.

Physiol Behav 2015 Aug 12;147:131-40. Epub 2015 Apr 12.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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August 2015

A coding-independent function of an alternative Ube3a transcript during neuronal development.

Nat Neurosci 2015 May 13;18(5):666-73. Epub 2015 Apr 13.

Institute of Physiological Chemistry, Biochemical-Pharmacological Center Marburg, Philipps University Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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May 2015

Critical involvement of 5-HT2C receptor function in amphetamine-induced 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in rats.

Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2015 May 25;232(10):1817-29. Epub 2014 Nov 25.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032, Marburg, Germany,

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May 2015

Phasic dopamine release in the nucleus accumbens in response to pro-social 50 kHz ultrasonic vocalizations in rats.

J Neurosci 2014 Aug;34(32):10616-23

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, 35032 Marburg, Germany

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August 2014

Attribution and expression of incentive salience are differentially signaled by ultrasonic vocalizations in rats.

PLoS One 2014 21;9(7):e102414. Epub 2014 Jul 21.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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April 2015

Repetitive behaviors in the Shank1 knockout mouse model for autism spectrum disorder: developmental aspects and effects of social context.

J Neurosci Methods 2014 Aug 9;234:92-100. Epub 2014 May 9.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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August 2014

Pro-social ultrasonic communication in rats: insights from playback studies.

J Neurosci Methods 2014 Aug 4;234:73-81. Epub 2014 Feb 4.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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August 2014

Amphetamine-induced appetitive 50-kHz calls in rats: a marker of affect in mania?

Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2014 Jul 11;231(13):2567-77. Epub 2014 Jan 11.

Department of Pharmacology, Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Curitiba, PR 81540-990, Brazil.

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July 2014

Rodent ultrasonic communication: Male prosocial 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations elicit social approach behavior in female rats (Rattus norvegicus).

J Comp Psychol 2014 Feb 4;128(1):56-64. Epub 2013 Nov 4.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Biological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg.

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February 2014

Affective communication in rodents: ultrasonic vocalizations as a tool for research on emotion and motivation.

Cell Tissue Res 2013 Oct 11;354(1):81-97. Epub 2013 Apr 11.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps University of Marburg, Gutenbergstrasse 18, 35032, Marburg, Germany,

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October 2013

Enhanced sequential reaction time task performance in a rat model of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy with classic hippocampal sclerosis.

Behav Brain Res 2013 Jun 16;247:65-72. Epub 2013 Mar 16.

Epilepsy Center Hessen, Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Marburg and Philipps-University Marburg, Baldingerstasse, 35043 Marburg, Germany.

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June 2013

Increased affective ultrasonic communication during fear learning in adult male rats exposed to maternal immune activation.

J Psychiatr Res 2012 Sep 10;46(9):1199-205. Epub 2012 Jun 10.

Clinical Neurobiology Laboratory, German Primate Center, Leibniz Institute for Primate Research, Kellnerweg 4, Göttingen 37077, Germany.

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September 2012

Testing social acoustic memory in rats: effects of stimulus configuration and long-term memory on the induction of social approach behavior by appetitive 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations.

Neurobiol Learn Mem 2012 Sep 4;98(2):154-64. Epub 2012 Jun 4.

Behavioral Neuroscience, Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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September 2012

50-kHz calls in rats: effects of MDMA and the 5-HT(1A) receptor agonist 8-OH-DPAT.

Pharmacol Biochem Behav 2012 Apr 20;101(2):258-64. Epub 2012 Jan 20.

Department of Biotechnology, St. Aloysius College, Mangalore, India.

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April 2012

Juvenile stress potentiates aversive 22-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations and freezing during auditory fear conditioning in adult male rats.

Stress 2012 Sep 10;15(5):533-44. Epub 2012 Jan 10.

Clinical Neurobiology Laboratory, German Primate Center, Leibniz Institute for Primate Research, Kellnerweg 4, Göttingen 37077, Germany.

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September 2012

Evidence for a supportive role of classical transient receptor potential 6 (TRPC6) in the exploration behavior of mice.

Physiol Behav 2011 Feb 6;102(2):245-50. Epub 2010 Nov 6.

Institute for Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, Philipps-University of Marburg, Karl-von-Frisch-Str. 1, 35033 Marburg, Germany.

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February 2011

Lack of social exploratory activation in male μ-opioid receptor KO mice in response to playback of female ultrasonic vocalizations.

Soc Neurosci 2011 24;6(1):76-87. Epub 2010 May 24.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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May 2011

6-hydroxydopamine lesions in the rat neostriatum impair sequential learning in a serial reaction time task.

Neurotox Res 2010 Apr;17(3):287-98

Department of Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstrasse18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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April 2010

APP transgenic mice: the effect of active and passive immunotherapy in cognitive tasks.

Neurosci Biobehav Rev 2010 Mar 24;34(4):487-99. Epub 2009 Oct 24.

Department of Neurology, Research Group for Neurological Therapeutics, Biomedical Research Centre, Philipps-University Marburg, Hans-Meerwein-Strasse, 35043 Marburg, Germany.

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March 2010

Ultrasonic communication in rats: effects of morphine and naloxone on vocal and behavioral responses to playback of 50-kHz vocalizations.

Pharmacol Biochem Behav 2009 Dec 14;94(2):285-95. Epub 2009 Sep 14.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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December 2009

Time-dependent effects of striatal interleukin-2 on open field behaviour in rats.

J Neuroimmunol 2009 Mar 8;208(1-2):10-8. Epub 2009 Feb 8.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University, Marburg, Germany.

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March 2009

Effects of genetic background, gender, and early environmental factors on isolation-induced ultrasonic calling in mouse pups: an embryo-transfer study.

Behav Genet 2008 Nov 20;38(6):579-95. Epub 2008 Aug 20.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032, Marburg, Germany.

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November 2008

Rodent models of serial reaction time tasks and their implementation in neurobiological research.

Behav Brain Res 2009 Apr 15;199(1):76-88. Epub 2008 Jul 15.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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April 2009

Animal models of human psychopathology based on individual differences in novelty-seeking and anxiety.

Neurosci Biobehav Rev 2008 Oct 24;32(8):1544-68. Epub 2008 Jun 24.

Department of Psychopharmacology, Central Institute of Mental Health, J 5, D-68159 Mannheim, Germany.

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October 2008

Maternal care, isolation-induced infant ultrasonic calling, and their relations to adult anxiety-related behavior in the rat.

Behav Neurosci 2008 Apr;122(2):310-30

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Germany.

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April 2008

Playback of 22-kHz and 50-kHz ultrasonic vocalizations induces differential c-fos expression in rat brain.

Neurosci Lett 2008 Apr 9;435(1):17-23. Epub 2008 Feb 9.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps University, Gutenbergstr. 18, D-35032 Marburg, Germany.

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April 2008

Effects of experience and context on 50-kHz vocalizations in rats.

Physiol Behav 2008 Mar 29;93(4-5):766-76. Epub 2007 Nov 29.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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March 2008

Ultrasonic communication in rats: can playback of 50-kHz calls induce approach behavior?

PLoS One 2007 Dec 26;2(12):e1365. Epub 2007 Dec 26.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Marburg, Germany.

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December 2007

Sequential behavior in the rat: role of skill and attention.

Exp Brain Res 2007 Sep 19;182(2):223-31. Epub 2007 Jun 19.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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September 2007

Situational factors, conditions and individual variables which can determine ultrasonic vocalizations in male adult Wistar rats.

Behav Brain Res 2007 Sep 9;182(2):208-22. Epub 2007 Feb 9.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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September 2007

Neurochemical and behavioral consequences of striatal injection of 5,7-dihydroxytryptamine.

J Neurosci Methods 2007 May 3;162(1-2):108-18. Epub 2007 Jan 3.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstrasse 18, 35037 Marburg, Germany.

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May 2007

The serial reaction time task in the rat: effects of D1 and D2 dopamine-receptor antagonists.

Behav Brain Res 2006 Dec 29;175(2):212-22. Epub 2006 Sep 29.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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December 2006

Wistar rats with high versus low rearing activity differ in radial maze performance.

Neurobiol Learn Mem 2006 Sep 17;86(2):175-87. Epub 2006 Apr 17.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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September 2006

Striatal microinjections of interleukin-2 and rat behaviour in the elevated plus-maze.

Behav Brain Res 2006 Apr 5;168(2):339-44. Epub 2005 Dec 5.

Philipps-University Marburg, Faculty of Psychology, Section for Experimental and Biological Psychology, Experimental and Physiological Psychology Unit, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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April 2006

Overt behavior and ultrasonic vocalization in a fear conditioning paradigm: a dose-response study in the rat.

Neurobiol Learn Mem 2005 Nov 22;84(3):228-40. Epub 2005 Aug 22.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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November 2005

Cytokine mRNA levels in brain and peripheral tissues of the rat: relationships with plus-maze behavior.

Brain Res Mol Brain Res 2005 Jun 12;137(1-2):159-65. Epub 2005 Apr 12.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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June 2005

Sequential behavior in the rat: a new model using food-reinforced instrumental behavior.

Behav Brain Res 2005 May 12;160(2):197-207. Epub 2005 Jan 12.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Germany.

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May 2005

Post-trial treatment with the nicotinic agonist metanicotine: Differential effects in Wistar rats with high versus low rearing activity.

Pharmacol Biochem Behav 2005 Apr;80(4):541-8

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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April 2005

Repeated nicotine treatment in rats with high versus low rearing activity: analyses of behavioural sensitisation and place preference.

Psychopharmacology (Berl) 2005 Apr 17;178(4):440-50. Epub 2004 Nov 17.

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, 35032, Marburg, Germany.

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April 2005

Inhibitory avoidance, pain reactivity, and plus-maze behavior in Wistar rats with high versus low rearing activity.

Physiol Behav 2005 Mar;84(3):387-96

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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March 2005

Analysis of behavioral asymmetries in the elevated plus-maze and in the T-maze.

J Neurosci Methods 2005 Feb;141(2):251-60

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, 35037 Marburg, Germany.

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February 2005

Acute and long-term consequences of single MDMA administration in relation to individual anxiety levels in the rat.

Behav Brain Res 2004 Mar;149(2):135-44

Division of Clinical Psychology, School of Psychology, Chung Shan Medical University, No. 110, Sec. 1, Chien-Kuo N. Road, Taichung 402, Taiwan, ROC.

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March 2004

Chromosomal loci influencing the susceptibility to the parkinsonian neurotoxin 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine.

J Neurosci 2003 Sep;23(23):8247-53

Institute of Physiological Psychology I, and Center for Biological and Medical Research, Heinrich-Heine-University of Düsseldorf, 40225 Düsseldorf, Germany.

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September 2003

Time course of deficits in open field behavior after unilateral neostriatal 6-hydroxydopamine lesions.

Neurotox Res 2002 Feb;4(1):41-9

Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, University of Costa Rica, Costa Rica; Institute of Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Phillipps-University of Marburg, 35032 Marburg, Germany.

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February 2002

Relationship between striatal levels of interleukin-2 mRNA and plus-maze behaviour in the rat.

Neurosci Lett 2003 May;341(3):205-8

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstrasse 18, Germany.

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May 2003

Individual response profiles of male Wistar rats in animal models for anxiety and depression.

Behav Brain Res 2002 Oct;136(1):1-12

Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, No. 1, Jen-Ai Road, Section 1, Taipei (100), Taiwan, ROC.

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October 2002

Object preference and nicotine consumption in rats with high vs. low rearing activity in a novel open field.

Pharmacol Biochem Behav 2002 Oct;73(3):679-87

Experimental and Physiological Psychology, Philipps-University of Marburg, Gutenbergstr. 18, Germany.

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October 2002