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Table 1. 

ACTH and Corticosterone (CORT) Concentrations at the Time When Behavioral Testing Started (n = 6 per Group)


Untreated
Vehicle Injection
Corticosterone
Restraint Stress
aMR
ACTH (pg/ml) 48.2 ± 11.3 25.0 ± 6.7 71.4 ± 23.3 46.0 ± 6.8 127.7 ± 26.1* 
CORT (ng/ml) 4.5 ± 0.7** 66.4 ± 3.62*** 197.4 ± 16.7** 95.5 ± 19.72*** 128.6 ± 24.8*** 

Untreated
Vehicle Injection
Corticosterone
Restraint Stress
aMR
ACTH (pg/ml) 48.2 ± 11.3 25.0 ± 6.7 71.4 ± 23.3 46.0 ± 6.8 127.7 ± 26.1* 
CORT (ng/ml) 4.5 ± 0.7** 66.4 ± 3.62*** 197.4 ± 16.7** 95.5 ± 19.72*** 128.6 ± 24.8*** 

aMR = mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist. Data represent means ± SEM.

*p < .05 versus untreated, vehicle injection-stressed, and restraint-stressed mice.

**p < .05 versus all other groups.

***p < .05 versus untreated and corticosterone-injected mice.

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