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Behavioural phenotyping of mice with genetic alterations of the GABA[subscript A] receptor
(University of St Andrews, 2010-06-23) - Thesis,
GABA is the main inhibitory neurotransmitter of the central nervous system. GABA[subscript A]Rs are multimeric transmembrane receptors, which are composed of 5 subunits. It is known that there are 19 subunits that can make ...
Behavioural examination of the role of the thalamic reticular nucleus in attention
(University of St Andrews, 2017-06-20) - Thesis,
The ability to selectively attend to aspects of the environment which signal opportunity or danger, while marginalising irrelevant stimuli is critical to an animal’s survival. With finite cognitive resources, the brain ...