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The Effect of Synthetic Scotophobin on the Light Tolerance of Teleosts (Carassius Auratus and Tinca Tinca)

  • G. Thines
  • G. F. Domagk
  • E. Schonne

Abstract

Groups of goldfishes and tenches were kept in a light-dark choice aquarium. After intracranial injections of synthetic scotophobin the light tolerance of both species was found to be increased, whereas injections of Ringer solution into control animals did not change their behavior.

Keywords

Ringer Solution Brain Extract Carassius Auratus Morphine Tolerance Intracranial Injection 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Thines
    • 1
  • G. F. Domagk
    • 1
  • E. Schonne
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Comparative PhysiologyUniversité de LouvainPellenbergBelgium

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