The purpose was to assess Danio rerio behavioral effects for dose-dependent effects of phenazepam, a benzodiazepine anxiolytic. Previously, Danio rerio showed the effects of other anxiolytics, diazepam and chlordiazepoxide.
Opisthorchiasis is an infectious disease induced by the trematode larvae of the Opisthorchiidae family entering the gastrointestinal tract of mammals. Liver fluke Opisthorchis felineus (O. felineus) is the species of this family spreaded in Europe and the Russian Federation.
The pancreas is an unpaired parenchymal organ that belongs to the glands of mixed secretion. It includes the exocrine and endocrine parts, while participating in digestion, and in the regulation of carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolism in tissues.