Browsing by Subject "Autism spectrum disorders -- Physiological aspects"

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  • Anorexigenic effects of naltrexone in rats

    Keembiya Liyanagamage, Donisha Shani Niharika (The University of Waikato, 2023)
    The accessibility of cheap, palatable, and caloric food in the industrialized world has shifted the primary drive of eating behavior from hunger to pleasure; this change has played a significant role in the rise in the ...
  • Insensitivity to anorexigenic effects of naltrexone in the VPA rat model of autism

    Bray, Jonathon Edward (The University of Waikato, 2022)
    Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex disorder whose etiology lies in, among others, abnormal neural processing, and improper neural circuitry development. This results in a plethora of aberrant behaviors, including ...
  • Neuromolecular basis of anomalous feeding behaviour in the valproate rat model of autism

    Pal, Tapasya (The University of Waikato, 2023)
    Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), which affects circa 1% of the global population, is characterized by impairments in social communication, interaction, language disability, sensory anomalies, repetitive behaviours, and ...