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Modulation of the copulatory sequence of the male rat by a schedule of reinforcement.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  4857788     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Copulating male rats were permitted a maximum of seven intromissions in which to ejaculate. This experimental constraint of the male rat's sexual behavior produced an increase in the number of sessions in which the male ejaculated before the seventh intromrission. This species-specific behavior pattern is therefore susceptible to environmental conditioning.
Authors:
A Silberberg; N Adler
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Science (New York, N.Y.)     Volume:  185     ISSN:  0036-8075     ISO Abbreviation:  Science     Publication Date:  1974 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1974-08-22     Completed Date:  1974-08-22     Revised Date:  2011-12-27    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404511     Medline TA:  Science     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  374-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Conditioning (Psychology)*
Ejaculation
Environment
Humans
Male
Rats / physiology*
Reinforcement Schedule*
Sex Factors
Sexual Behavior, Animal*
Species Specificity
Stereotyped Behavior

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