Freezing behavior and muscle activity

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


In article <iacob.mathiesen-201094123705 at pk-mac06.uio.no>,
iacob.mathiesen at basalmed.uio.no (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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