PAG Presentation Describes Dog Model for OCD; Crowdsourcing Study of Dog Behavior Genetics | GenomeWeb

SAN DIEGO (GenomeWeb) – During a cat and dog workshop at the Plant and Animal Genomes conference held here Sunday, University of Massachusetts Medical School researcher Elinor Karlsson touched on ongoing efforts aimed at using dogs as a model organism for studies of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and behavioral conditions.

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