Poorer results of mice with latent toxoplasmosis in learning tests: impaired learning processes or the novelty discrimination mechanism?

Hodková H., Kodym P., Flegr J. 2007: Poorer results of mice with latent toxoplasmosis in learning tests: impaired learning processes or the novelty discrimination mechanism? Parasitology, 134: 1329-1337. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0031182007002673 » PDF: Poorer results of mice with latent toxoplasmosis in learning tests: impaired learning processes or the novelty discrimination mechanism?

The role of dopamine in Toxoplasma-induced behavioural alterations in mice: an ethological and ethopharmacological study

Skallová A., Kodym P., Frynta D., Flegr J. 2006: The role of dopamine in Toxoplasma-induced behavioural alterations in mice: an ethological and ethopharmacological study. Parasitology, 133, 525-535. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0031182006000886 » PDF: The role of dopamine in Toxoplasma-induced behavioural alterations in mice: an ethological and ethopharmacological study

Decreased level of novelty seeking in blood donors infected with Toxoplasma

Skallová A., Novotná M., Kolbeková P., Gasová Z., Veselý V., Sechovská M., Flegr J. 2005: Decreased level of novelty seeking in blood donors infected with Toxoplasma. Neuroendocrinology Letters, 26: 480-486. » PDF: Decreased level of novelty seeking in blood donors infected with Toxoplasma

Probable neuroimmunological link between Toxoplasma and cytomegalovirus infections and personality changes in the human host

Novotná M., Hanušová J., Klose J., Preiss M., Havlíček J., Roubalová K., Flegr J. 2005: Probable neuroimmunological link between Toxoplasma and cytomegalovirus infections and personality changes in the human host. BMC Infectious Diseases, 5:54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-5-54 » PDF: Probable neuroimmunological link between Toxoplasma and cytomegalovirus infections and personality changes in the human host

Decreased level of psychobiological factor novelty seeking and lower intelligence in men latently infected with the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Dopamine, a missing link between schizophrenia and toxoplasmosis?

Flegr J., Preiss M., Klose J., Havlíček J., Vitáková M., Kodym P.  2003: Decreased level of psychobiological factor novelty seeking and lower intelligence in men latently infected with the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Dopamine, a missing link between schizophrenia and toxoplasmosis? Biological Psychology, 63: 253-268. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0301-0511(03)00075-9 » PDF: Decreased level of psychobiological factor novelty seeking and Read More …