Neuregulin 1 hypomorphic mutant mice: enhanced baseline locomotor activity but normal psychotropic drug-induced hyperlocomotion and prepulse inhibition regulation
Maarten van den Buuse, Lena Wischhof, Ruo Xi Lee, Sally Martin, Tim Karl
International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2009
Awarded by NHMRC
M. van den Buuse is a Senior Research Fellow of the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC). These studies were supported by the Percy Baxter Charitable Trust, Operational Infrastructure Support (OIS) from the Victorian State Government, the Schizophrenia Research Institute (utilizing infrastructure funding from NSW Health), and the Sylvia and Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation. T. Karl was supported by a Bill Ritchie Post-doctoral Research Fellowship and a National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia and Depression (NARSAD) Young Investigator Award and a project grant from the NHMRC (493301). The critical comments on the manuscript by Jerry Tanda are gratefully acknowledged. Dr Richard Harvey of the Victor Chang Institute, Sydney, is acknowledged for providing the original breeding pairs which were used to establish the breeding colony at the Garvan Institute, Sydney.