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MP term:increased thigmotaxis
MP id: MP:0002797
Definition: greater than average preference for staying at the perimeter walls of an open area or in an enclosed versus exposed area; may be used as an indicator of increased anxiety response
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-abehavior/neurological phenotype
                is-aabnormal behavior
                        is-aabnormal emotion/affect behavior
                                is-aabnormal fear/anxiety-related behavior
                                        is-aabnormal anxiety-related response
                                                is-aincreased anxiety-related response
                                                        is-aincreased thigmotaxis [MP:0002797] (74 genotypes, 74 annotations)

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08/26/2014
MGI 5.19
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