Genes, Brain and Behavior

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Edited By: Andrew Holmes

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 10/49 (Behavioral Sciences); 93/252 (Neurosciences)

Online ISSN: 1601-183X

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  1. The burrowing behavior of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans: a new assay for the study of neuromuscular disorders (pages 357–368)

    C. Beron, A. G. Vidal-Gadea, J. Cohn, A. Parikh, G. Hwang and J. T. Pierce-Shimomura

    Article first published online: 23 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gbb.12217

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    A genetic screen uncovered mutations that suppress the poor burrowing behavior of the Caenorhabditis elegans Duchenne muscular dystrophy mutant dys-1.

  2. Differences in inhibitory avoidance, cortisol and brain gene expression in TL and AB zebrafish

    Marnix Gorissen, Remy Manuel, Thamar N. M. Pelgrim, Wouter Mes, Milou J. S. de Wolf, Jan Zethof, Gert Flik and Ruud van den Bos

    Accepted manuscript online: 22 APR 2015 04:42AM EST | DOI: 10.1111/gbb.12220

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    zebrafish strain-based differences in inhibitory avoidance behaviour

  3. Strain-dependent variations in visceral sensitivity: relationship to stress, anxiety and spinal glutamate transporter expression (pages 319–329)

    R. D. Moloney, T. G. Dinan and J. F. Cryan

    Article first published online: 21 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gbb.12216

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    Here we show strain differences in visceral sensitivity, anxiety-like behavior, depressive-like behavior and stress responsivity.

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    SERT and uncertainty: serotonin transporter expression influences information processing biases for ambiguous aversive cues in mice (pages 330–336)

    S. B. McHugh, C. Barkus, J. Lima, L. R. Glover, T. Sharp and D. M. Bannerman

    Article first published online: 17 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gbb.12215

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    Mice that over-express the serotonin transporter exhibit reduced fear to aversive cues with uncertain outcomes.

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    The DYX2 locus and neurochemical signaling genes contribute to speech sound disorder and related neurocognitive domains (pages 377–385)

    J. D. Eicher, C. M. Stein, F. Deng, A. A. Ciesla, N. R. Powers, R. Boada, S. D. Smith, B. F. Pennington, S. K. Iyengar, B. A. Lewis and J. R. Gruen

    Article first published online: 8 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gbb.12214

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    Variation in 3′ untranslated region of DCDC2 associated with phonology in children with speech sound disorder.