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- Nakayasu T., and Kato, K. 2011 Is full physical contact necessary for buffering effects of pair housing on social stress in rats? Behavioural Processes, 86, 230-235.
- Naomi Nakagawa and Katsunori Kato 2009 Effects of apomorphine on open-field behavior in high- and low-activity mouse strains. The Japanese Journal of Animal Psychology, 59, 161-168.
- Shoji, H., and Kato, K. 2009 Maternal care affects the development of maternal behavior in inbred mice. Developmental Psychobiology, 51, 345-357.
- Shoji, H., and Kato, K. 2006 Maternal behavior of primiparous females in inbred strains of mice: a detailed descriptive analysis. Physiology and Behavior, 89, 320-328.
- Katsunori Kato 2006 Effects of social isolation on open-field behavior in mice. The Japanese Journal of Animal Psychology, 56, 11-18,
- Katsunori Kato 2006 Effects of early social environments on social behaviors in later life. Laboratory Animal Technology and Science, 18, 9-14.