Behavior: Local Lateral Habenula Interneurons Mediate Aggression

Curr Biol. 2020 Aug 17;30(16):R954-R956. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2020.06.065.


A recent study has shown that local inhibitory GAD2-positive neurons regulate the activity of lateral habenula neurons, thereby governing aggressive behavior in male mice.

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MeSH terms

  • Aggression
  • Animals
  • GABAergic Neurons
  • Habenula*
  • Interneurons
  • Male
  • Mice
  • Orexins


  • Orexins