Effect of amiridin on the conditioning of rats in a radial maze

  • Yu. V. Burov
  • A. O. Borisova
  • T. N. Pobakidze
Pharmacology and Toxicology


The effect of amiridin and of the reference preparations tacrine, picamilon, and piracetam on conditioning in a radial maze is studied in intact rats. Long-term memory was significantly improved by amiridin, tacrine, and picamilon. Short-term memory was enhanced only by picamilon.

Key Words

amiridin short- and long-term memory, radial maze 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. V. Burov
    • 1
  • A. O. Borisova
    • 1
  • T. N. Pobakidze
    • 1
  1. 1.All-Russian Center for the Safety of Bioactive CompoundsStarya KupavnaMoscow Region

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