Freezing behavior and muscle activity

Suzanne Moreland moreland at
Thu Oct 27 11:56:13 EST 1994

In article <iacob.mathiesen-201094123705 at>,
iacob.mathiesen at (Iacob Mathiesen) wrote:

> Does anyone know if freezing behaviour in rats is associated with increased
> muscular activity. If so could that lead to an increase in body
> temperature?

It's called shivering and, yes, it does increase body temperature.

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