Central relaxin-3 receptor (RXFP3) activation reduces elevated, but not basal, anxiety-like behaviour in C57BL/6J mice
Cary Zhang, Berenice E Chua, Annie Yang, Faze Shabanpoor, Mohammad Akhter Hossain, John D Wade, K Johan Rosengren, Craig M Smith, Andrew L Gundlach
Behavioural Brain Research | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2015
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia
This research was supported by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia project grants 1024885 (A.L.G.) and 1066939 (K.J.R., A.L.G.), grants from the Pratt and Besen Family Foundations (A.L.G.), a Brain & Behavior Research Foundation (USA) NARSAD Independent Investigator Award (A.L.G.), and the Victorian Government Operational Infrastructure Support Programme. C.Z is the recipient of a Bethlehem Griffiths Research Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship. We wish to thank Brett Purcell and Travis Featherby (The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health) for assistance with behavioural equipment and analysis, and Dr Matthew Hale (La Trobe University) for comments on a draft version of the manuscript.