Skip to main content

Thank you for visiting nature.com. You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the site without styles and JavaScript.

Reply To "Do 'smart' mice feel more pain, or are they just better learners?"

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

Figure 1: Mice showed stable behavioral responses in a hot plate.

References

  1. 1

    Wei, F. et al. Nat. Neurosci. 4, 164–169 (2001).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  2. 2

    Tang, Y. P. et al. Nature 401, 63–69 (1999).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  3. 3

    Shimizu, E. et al. Science 290, 1170–1174 (2000).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  4. 4

    Wall, P. D. & Melzeck, R. The Textbook of Pain 3rd edn. (Churchill Livingstone, New York, 1994).

  5. 5

    Ji, R. R., Baba, H., Brenner, G. J. & Woolf, C. J. Nat. Neurosci. 2, 1114–1119 (1999).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  6. 6

    Ren, K., Hylden J. L., Williams, G. M., Ruda, M. A. & Dubner, R. Pain 50, 331–344 (1992).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  7. 7

    Calejesan, A. A., Ch'ang, M. H.-C. & Zhuo, M. Brain Res. 798, 46–54 (1998).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  8. 8

    Taylor, B. K., Peterson, M. A. & Basbaum, A. I. J. Neurosci. 15, 7575–7584 (1995).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  9. 9

    Kim, S. J., Calejesan, A. A., Li, P., Wei, F. & Zhuo, M. Brain Res. 829, 185–189 (1999).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  10. 10

    Zhuo, M. & Gebhart, G. F. J. Neurophysiol. 67, 1599–1614 (1992).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  11. 11

    Zhuo, M. & Gebhart, G. F. J. Neurophysiol. 78, 746–758 (1997).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  12. 12

    Urban, M. O. & Gebhart, G. F. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 96, 7687–7692 (1999).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  13. 13

    Calejesan, A. A., Kim, S. J. & Zhuo, M. Eur. J. Pain 4, 83–96 (2000).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  14. 14

    Wei, F., Xu, Z. C., Qu, Z., Milbrandt, J. & Zhuo, M. J. Cell Biol. 149, 1325–1333 (2000).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Kerchner, G., Wei, F., Wang, GD. et al. Reply To "Do 'smart' mice feel more pain, or are they just better learners?". Nat Neurosci 4, 453–454 (2001). https://doi.org/10.1038/87396

Download citation

Further reading

Search

Quick links

Nature Briefing

Sign up for the Nature Briefing newsletter — what matters in science, free to your inbox daily.

Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing